05 Sep '11, 12am

Google's latest Doodle pays tribute to late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury on what would've been his 65th birthday

Google's latest Doodle pays tribute to late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury on what would've been his 65th birthday

Google Doodle Creative Lead Ryan Germick (Left) examines the Freddy Mercury doodle illustration of Doodler Jennifer Hom (Right) at the Google headquarters. -- PHOTO: AFP MOUNTAIN VIEW, California (AFP) - A tribute to legendary Queen front man Freddie Mercury took centre stage at Google in much of the world on Monday in the latest 'doodle' merging technology and art to show the Internet giant's human side. An animated video crafted into the logo on Google's search page to honour what would have been the late rock legend's 65th birthday marked the latest step in the evolution of doodles that started as rudimentary clip art. Google users woke to Mercury everywhere but in the United States, where a Labor Day holiday prompted the doodle to be bumped to Tuesday. 'It has a lot of fun, goofy stuff to celebrate what an incredible song writer, fashion icon, and musical innovator he ...

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