Phil Brodie Band Info
"Births & Deaths"
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BIRTHDAYS & PASSINGS
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1998: Hollie Steel (English singer)
1993: Tich/Rachel Furner (UK
guitarist; Surfer Blood)*30.May.2016.
1986: Agnes Monica (Indonesian singer)
1983: Marit Larsen (Norwegian
1983: Leeteuk/Park Jung Su (Korean singer)
1981: Amanda Diva/Amanda Seales (US actress, rapper)
Tom Frager (French-born singer, surfer)
1977: Greg Pattillo (US
1977: Birgit Schuurman (Dutch singer, actress)
1976: Plies/Algernod Lanier Washington (American rapper)
Lo (Hong Kong singer, songwriter)
Sufjan Stevens (US singer, guitarist, multi-musician)
1972: Alex Machacek
(Austrian jazz fusion guitarist)
Melissa Arnette "Missy" Elliott (US singer, rapper, songwriter).
1969: Lady Jaye Breyer P-Orridge/Jacqueline Breyer(US
Griffiths (UK keyboards,
1964: Pol Burton (UK
drummer; Transvision Vamp).
1963: Roddy Bottum (US keyboards; Faith
No More/Imperial Teen).
1961: Adrian York (piano; Roman Holiday).
1961: Michelle Wright (Canadian country music singer, guitarist)
Evelyn 'Champagne' King (US soul singer)... a few sources
have June 29th 1960
1960: Ted Key (bass; Housemartins)?
1959: Edem Ephraim (UK singer; London Boys)*21.Jan.1996.
1956: Phil Solem (singer, songwriter, Great Buildings/ Rembrandts).
1954: Keith Whitley (American country music singer)*09.May.1989.
1952: Dan Aykroyd (US actor, Elwood in the Blues Brothers).
1952: Timothy J. Tobias
composer, keyboardist, arranger, producer)*23.Dec.2006.
1951: Terrance Mann (US
actor, singer, dancer)
1951: Anne Feeney (US
1951: Fred Schneider (US vocals, The B-52's).
John Farnham (Australian singer).
1948: John Ford (UK bass, vocals;
1946: June Montiero (singer, Toys).
1945: Debbie Harry
(US singer; Blondie/solo).
1943: Jeff Wayne (US pianist, songwriter,
music composer for films and TV).
1942: Andrae Crouch (US gospel musician,
songwriter, arranger, producer)*08.Jan.2015.
1939: Delaney Bramlett
(US vocals, guitar; Shindogs/Delaney & Bonnie/others)*27.Dec.2008.
James Cotton (US blues harmonica player)*16.March.2017.
Shmulik Kraus (Israeli actor, pop rock singer)*17.Feb.2013.
Ali/Robert Patterson (US jazz drummer; John Coltrane/many
Peter Levinson (US music industry biographer)*21.Oct.2008.
1933: Eddie Bond (US singer, guitar, rockabilly
music; Rockin' Daddy)*20.March.2013.
1930: Bobby Day/Robert James Byrd (US singer)*27.July.1990.
1926: Hans Werner Henze (German composer)*27.Oct.2012.
1924: Everett Lilly (US
bluegrass mandolin player; The Lilly Brothers/others)*08.May.2012.
Amália da Piedade Rodrigues (Portuguese
Official documents give her date of birth as July 23rd, but Amália Rodrigues
always said her birthday was July 1st 1920.
(American singer, actor)*22.Aug.2008.
1915: Willie Dixon (US blues singer, guitarist, 'the poet laureate of the
Thomas A. Dorsey (US singer, 'the father of black
1986: Lindsay Lohan (US actress, fashion designer, model, recording artist).
1985: Ashley Tisdale (US actress, singer)
1983: Michelle Branch
(US singer, songwriter, guitarist).
1979: Diana Gurtskaya (Georgian
1975: Erik Ohlsson (Swedish guitarist; Millencolin)
Rocky Gray (US drummer, guitarist; Evanescence/Living Sacrifice)
Tim Christensen (Danish singer and multi-instrumentalist; Dizzy Mizz Lizzy)
1970: Colin Edwin (Australian bassist; Porcupine Tree)
Love (UK female rapper).
Rivera Saavedra (US-born Mexican banda and norteño
1965: Dave Parsons (UK bass, Transvision Vamp/Bush)?
1964: Roy Boulter
(drummer; The Farm).
1957: Mike Anger (UK singer, guitar, Blow Monkeys/Wicked
1956: Jeffrey Cooper (US guitarist; Midnight Star/No Parking).
1956: Jerry Hall (US model, actress, Mike Jagger of Rolling Stones wife).
1954: Pete Briquette/Patrick Andrew Cusack (Irish bassist, vocals, Boomtown
1953: Mark Hart (US multi-instrumentalist; Crowded House/Supertramp)
Sharifah Aini/Datuk Sharifah Aini Syed Jaafar (Malaysian singer)*05.July.2014.
1952: Johnny Colla (US sax, guitar, vocals; Huey Lewis & the News/Van
1950: Duncan Mackay (UK keyboardist; Cockney Rebel).
1949: Gregory Dane Brown (American folk singer-songwriter, guitarist, harmonica)
1949: Roy 'The Professor' Bittan (US piano, organ, accordian, synthesizer;
E Street Band).
1948: Gene McFadden (US singer; McFadden & Whitehead)*27.Jan.2006.
Dennis Marks (UK television producer, music director)*02.April.2015.
1945: Peter Cruickshank (UK bassist; Groundhogs).
1942: Leapy Lee/Graham
Pulliblank (UK singer).
1941: Stéphane Venne (French-Canadian
1939: Paul Williams (US second tenor/baritone singer;
1936: Allen Shelton (US banjo player; Jim
& Jesse and the Virginia Boys)*21.Nov.2009.
1934: Tom Springfield/Dion O'Brien (UK singer, guitarist, songwriter, producer;
Waldemar Matuka (Czechoslovakian singer,
Bobby Ellis (Jamaican trumpeter,
arranger; many artists/bands)*18.Oct.2016.
1930: Ahmad Jamal/Frederick Russell Jones (American jazz pianist, composer,
1927: Charlie Kennedy (US alto saxophonist; Gene Krupa's
1927: Lee Allen (US jazz saxophonist)*18.Oct.1994.
1925: Marvin Karlton
Rainwater (US country singer, musician)*17.Sept.2013.
1923: Janette Carter
(US singer, autoharpist, folklorist; The Carter Family)*22.Jan.2006.
1917: Murry Wilson (US songwriter, record producer; The Beach Boys)*04.June.1973.
1916: Ken Curtis (US actor, singer)*28.April.1991.
1914: Frederick Fennell (American conductor)*07.Dec.2000.
1819: Charles-Louis Hanon (French composer)*19.March.1900.
1992: Nathalia Ramos (Spanish
1985: Minami Keisuke (Japanese
1983: Steph Jones (US
1980: Melisa Young (US
rapper; Kid Sister)
1980: Trae/Frazier Thompson
III (US rapper)
1976: Shane Lynch (Irish vocalist; Boyzone).
1975: Javier Weyler aka
Capitan Melao (Argentina drummer; Stereophonics/Claroscuro/solo)
1969: Kevin Hearn (rhythm, sometimes lead guitar, Barenaked Ladies).
Martyn Walsh (bassist, Inspiral Carpets).
1961: Tim Smith (UK singer-songwriter,
1960: Vince Clarke (UK keyboard, songwriter; Depeche
1959: Stephen Pearcy (lead singer; Ratt).
1958: Aaron Tippin (US singer)
Styrene/Marianne Joan Elliott-Said (UK singer-songwriter; X-Ray Spex)*April.25.2011.
1955: Neil Clark (guitarist, songwriters; Commotions).
Jackson Kaujeua (Namibian musician, composer,
1952: Amit Kumar (Indian singer)
Laura Branigan (US singer)*26.Aug.2004.
Andrew McLan "Andy" Fraser (UK songwriter
and bass guitarist; Free)*16.March.2015.
1951: Mike Corby (keyboard, guitar, The Babys).
1949: Johnnie Wilder
lead singer and co-founder
1948: Józef Skrzek (Polish multi-instrumentalist, singer, composer;
1948: Paul Barrere (guitar; Little Feat).
1947: Anthony "Top" Topham (UK blues guitarist)
Grethe Kausland (Norwegian
singer and performer)*16.Nov.2007.
1947: Betty Buckley (musical theatre actress, music critic, "Voice
1946: Victor Unitt (UK guitar, harmonica; Pretty
Things/Edgar Broughton Band).
1946: John Klemmer (US multi-saxophonist,
1946: Johnny Lee (US country-n-western singer)
John Wilkinson (US rhythm guitarist;
New Christy Minstrels/TCB band/others)*11.Jan.2013.
1944: Michel Polnareff (French singer-songwriter)
1943: Judith Durham
1942: Eddy Mitchell (French singer, actor)
(US soul singer; Main Ingredient)*03.July.1971.
Maureen Kennedy (Canadian jazz vocalist)?
1940: Anthony ''Tex'' Makins (UK bassist; Vince Taylor-Playboys/Screaming
(Vietnamese-French composer; contemporary classical music)*20.Nov.2015.
1940: Fontella Bass (US female singer, pianist)*26.Dec.2012.
1940: Bernadette Greevy (Irish mezzo-soprano)*26.Sept.2008.
1939: Brigitte Fassbaender
Tupper Saussy III (US keyboardist, composer; Neon Philharmonic)*16.March.2007.
Cheo Feliciano/José Luis Feliciano Vega (Puerto Rican composer, singer)*17.April.2014.
Roger Christian (US radio personality, lyricist)*11.July.1991
.. not the radio DJ from Buffalo
Thomas J. Tedesco (American
master session guitarist)*10.Nov.1997.
Pete Fountain/Pierre Dewey LaFontaine
Jr (US clarinetist)*06.Aug.2016.
1930: Carlos Kleiber (Austrian conductor)*13.July.2004.
1929: David Lynch (US tenor vocalist; The Platters)*03.Jan.1981.
Greenfield OBE (UK music critic, presenter, broadcaster)*01.July.2015.
Ángel Tavira Maldonado (Mexican
composer, musician and violinist)*30.June.2008.
Carl Schuricht (German
1878: George M. Cohan (US musician, actor, writer, composer)*05.Nov.1942.
Leo Janácek (Czech
composer, musical theorist, folklorist)*12.Aug.1928.
1986: Takahisa Masuda (Japanese singer)
1984: Akanishi Jin (Japanese
1984: Gina Glocksen (US singer; American Idol finalist).
1983: Ben Jorgensen (US singer, guitarist)
1983: Andy Mrotek (US
drummer, vocalist, The Academy Is..)
1983: Miguel Ángel Muñoz
(Spanish actor, singer)
Stephen McNally (UK electric guitar, vocals;
1977: Jonas Kjellgren (Swedish
singer, guitar; Scar Symmetry).
1975: Tania Davis (Australian violist)
1972: William Goldsmith (US drummer; Sunny Day
Real Estate, Foo Fighters)
1972: Nina Badric
1971: Andrew Creeggan (Canadian keyboard, percussion;
1970: Andy McClure (drums; Sleeper).
Christian Giesler (US bassist; Kreator)
1968: Jack Frost/Jack Dempsey
(US guitarist; Seven Withes/Bronx Casket Company).
1965: Jo Whiley (English
1964: Mark Slaughter (American singer)
Matt Malley (US bassist; Counting Crows).
1958: Kirk Pengilly (Australian
guitar, vocals; INXS).
Waite (UK singer, bass, Babys/ Bad English/ solo).
1951: Ralph Johnson
(drums, Earth, Wind & Fire).
1950: David 'Kid' Jensen (Canadian
born-British radio DJ).
K/Steven M. Krikorian (US singer, songwriter).
1948: Jeremy Spencer (UK guitar, Fleetwood Mac/Children of God).
1948: Tommy Körberg (Swedish singer, actor)
Martín de Argenta Pallarés (Spanish
writer, musician, presenter)*03.Dec.2013.
1945: Rupert Edward 'Rupie' Edwards
(Jamaican reggae singer, record producer).
David McWilliams (Irish singer, songwriter,
1943: Alan "Blind Owl" Wilson (US guitar, harmonica, vocals;
1943: Konrad "Conny" Bauer (German free jazz trombonist)
1947: Jacques Morali (French music producer; Village People/others)*15.Nov.1991.
1940: Dave Rowberry (UK keyboards; Animals)*.06.June.2003
(Canadian poet, songwriter and performer)*04.July.2016.
Mike Mainieri (US vibraphonist, Xylophone, Marimba; Steps Ahead/Two Kings
& a Queen/freelance).
Bill Withers (US singer, songwriter).
1933: Baker Knight (US songwriter, guitarist)*12.Oct.2005.
1921: Tibor Varga (Hungarian violinist)*04.Sept.2003.
Mitch Miller (US musician, singer, conductor, record producer, A&R man)*31.July.2010.
1910: Champion Jack Dupree (New Orleans blues & boogie pianist)*21.Jan.1992.
His birth date is disputed, given as July 4, 10, and 23, in the years 1908, 1909,
Howard Taubman (US music and theatre critic)*08.Jan.1996.
Flor Peeters (Belgian composer, organist, teacher)*04.July.1986.
Irving Caesar/Isidor Keiser (US lyricist, musical
1826: Stephen Collins Foster (US
songwriter; "father of American music")*13.Jan.1864.
Joseph King (US singer, songwriter, guitarist; Canvas, Deadbeat Darling)
1985: Stephanie McIntosh (Australian pop singer, actress)
O'Malley (UK bassist; Arctic Monkeys)
Yu Yamada (Japanese Ryukyuan model, actress, singer)
1980: Jason Wade (UK lead vocalist, guitarist; Lifehouse).
Filan (Irish vocalist; Westlife).
1977: Royce Da 5'9"/Ryan Montgomery
1976: Mike DeWolf (US guitarist; Taproot).
(US rapper; D12).
1975: Gunnar H. Thomsen (Faroese bassist; Týr)
Róisín Murphy (Irish singer-songwriter; Moloko)
Bengt Lagerberg (Swedish drums; The Cardigans)
Hicks (US hip-hop MC; duo with Peanut Butter Wolf)*18.Dec.1993.
Marcel Curuchet (Uruguayan keyboardist; No Te Va Gustar)*14.July.2012.
1972: Joe Lewis Thomas (7 time Grammy Award-nominated American R&B
singer, record producer)
Mac Dre/Andre Hicks
(American gangsta rap artist)*01.Nov.2004.
1970: Clause Noreen (Danish singer, music producer; Aqua).
Aled Richards (drums; Catatonia)?
1969: RZA/Robert Diggs (US rapper,
music producer of Wu-Tang Clan).
1968: Kenji Ito (Japanese composer)
1965: Eyran Katsenelenbogen
(Israeli jazz pianist)
Demers (US singer, writer)
Russ Lorenson (US singer, actor)
Isabelle Poulenard (French soprano)
Meir Banai (Israeli singer, songwiter)*12.Jan.2017.
1959: Marc Cohn (US singer, songwriter).
1958: Paul Daniel (UK
opera and symphony conductor)
Chimes (UK drummer; The Clash/Hanoi Rocks/others)
1954: Jimmy Crespo (US guitarist; Aerosmith)
Keiko Fuji /Junko Utada (Japanese
1950: Huey Lewis/Hugh Anthony Cregg (US vocals,
harmonica; Huey Lewis & the News).
1950: Michael Monarch
(US guitarist, songwriter; Steppenwolf).
1946: Andy Ellison (UK lead
singer, John's Children/Jet/Radio Stars).
1945: Dick Scoppettone (US
vocals, guitar, bass; Harpers Bizarre).
1943: Robbie Robertson (Canadian
guitar, vocals; The Band).
Donald Shanks AO OBE (Australian operatic bass-baritone)*08.April.2011.
Snuff Garrett/Thomas Lesslie Garrett (US
record producer and DJ;
Viva Records/Snuff Garrett Records)*16.Dec.2015.
Tommy LiPuma (US top music producer)*13.March.2017.
1938: Ronnie Self (US rock singer, songwriter)*28.Aug.1981.
Mitch Jayne (US vocals, bass, lyricist, radio
host; Dillards/Darlin' Family)*02.Aug.2010.
Starker (Hungarian-American cello player)*28.April.2013.
1920: Smiley Lewis (US R&B singer, songwriter)*07.Oct.1966.
George Rochberg (US
composer of contemporary classical music)*29.May.2005.
Mucha (Scottish classical
Mack David (US
Gordon Jacob (English composer)*08.June.1984.
1994: Daniel Kyre (US singer, musician, internet
1990: Ajoo/Noh Ah-joo (South Korean singer).
1987: Kate Nash
1984: Lauren Harris (UK rock singer)
1980: Joell Ortiz (US hip hop artist)
1979: Nicholas Cester (Australian singer-songwriter,
1975: 50 Cent/Curtis
James Jackson 3rd (US rapper).
1972: Mark Gasser (US pianist)
1972: Isabelle Boulay (French-Canadian singer)
(US rapper; Wu-Tang
Roger Cicero (German jazz singer)*24.March.2016.
1969: Michael Grant (UK keyboardist, vocals; Musical Youth).
Heather Nova (Bermudian singer-songwriter)
1965: Eddie Campbell (Scottish
Amit Saigal (Indian rock musician, rock
promoter, publisher; Rock Street
1964: Cristina D'Avena (Italian singer, actress)
Tim Bricheno (UK guitarist; All About Eve/Sisters
Of Mercy/Tin Star).
1961: Robert Heaton (UK drummer; New Model Army)*04.Nov.2004.
1960: Rick Price (Australian guitarist, singer, songwriter) ((not the UK
1959: John Keeble
(UK drummer; Spandau Ballet/Tony Hadley Band).
Nanci Griffith (US singer, guitarist, songwriter).
1952: Dave Smith (UK singer; The Real Thing).
Greg Ladanyi (US record producer, recording engineer; Jackson Browne/others)*29.Sept.2009.
1952: Graham Oliver (UK guitarist;Son of a Bitch/Saxon/Tempest/T.Rex-Celebration
of Marc/ Mickey).
Tonio K/Steven M. Krikorian (American
(US soul singer, model, actress)*30.June.1995.
Mike Shrieve (US drummer, percussionist, electronic
music composer; Santana/freelance).
Libby Titus/Elizabeth Jurist (US singer, songwriter, actor).
1945: Harry J/Harry Zephaniah Johnson (Jamaican music producer, studio
Zjef Vanuytsel/Jozef Guillaume Vanuytsel (Belgian folk/kleinkunst singer,
1945: Rik Elswit
(US guitarist; Dr. Hook).
Byron Berline (American fiddle player)
1940: Jeannie Seely (US country music singer).
1939: Jet Harris/Terence
Harris (UK bassist guitar,
1937: Gene Chandler/Eugene Dixon (US soul singer).
Ashkenazy (Russian-born pianist, conductor).
Chris White (American jazz bassist)*02.Dec.2014.
1931: Della Reese
(US singer, actress)
Krishna (Indian Carnatic musician, poet, composer)
Gerd Zacher (German
composer, organist, author)*09.June.2015.
Milosz Magin (Polish composer, pianist)*04.March.1999.
1927: Nilo Soruco/Danilo Soruco Arancibia (Bolivian songwriter)*01.April.2004.
Alan "Fluff" Freeman (Australian-born
British disc jockey, TV &
1925: Bill Haley
(US singer, guitarist, Bill Haley and his Comets)*09.Feb.1981.
Paulino Alfredo Francesco Antonio Balassoni
1919: Ernst Haefliger (Swiss singer)*17.March.2007.
LaVerne Sophia Andrews (American
contralto singer; The Andrews Sisters)*08.May.1967.
1898: Hanns Eisler (German composer)*06.Sept.1962.
1865: Émile Jaques-Dalcroze (Swiss
composer, music educator)*01.July.1950.
Kaci Brown (US
Ilan Rubin (US
drummer; Nine Inch Nails)
Marie-Mai/Marie-Mai Bouchard (Canadian
1983: D. Woods/Wanita Woodgett (US
singer; Danity Kane)
1983: Ciara Newell (Irish
Cassidy/Barry Adrian Reese (US
1982: Mike Glita (US
bassist; Senses Fail)
1981: Synyster Gates/Brian Elwin Haner
Jr (US guitarist; Avenged Sevenfold/Pinkly Smooth).
1980: Kaisa Jouhki (Indonesian singer; Battlelore)
1980: Dan Whitesides (US drummer; The Used)
1969: Nathalie Simard (French Canadian singer)
1967: Dickon Hinchliffe (UK
vocals, piano, reeds, string; Tindersticks).
1967: Jazzy Jackie/Jacqueline Neal (US singer)*10.March.2005.
1966: Gundula Krause (German folk violinist)
1964: Theo Travis (UK jazz saxophonist, flautist).
Vonda Shepard (US singer, songwriter).
1962: Mark White (US bassist;
1961: The Doctor/Clive Jackson (UK lead vocals, DJ;
Doctor And The Medics).
1957: Berry Sakharof (Turkish-born Israeli
guitarist; Minimal Compact)
Gharabekian (Armenian conductor)*10.Jan.2014.
1954: Rami Fortis (Israeli rock singer; Minimal Compact)
Bricker (US jazz singer; Thievery
1951: Michael Henderson (US bass guitar, vocals; Motown/session/Mile Davis/Own).
1948: Larry "Rhino" Rheinhardt (US rock guitarist; Iron Butterfly/Captain
1947: David "Scar" Hodo (US vocals; Village People, the construction
1947: Víctor Manuel (Spanish songwriter, singer)
1947: Rob Townsend (UK drummer; Family/Medicine Head/Manfreds/Paul Jones
1945: Matti Salminen (Finnish opera singer)
Jim Rodford (UK bassist; Argent/Mike Cotton Sound/Kinks/Zombie Reunion Band).
1944: Warren Entner (US vocals, rhythm guitar, organist; Grass Roots).
1943: Toto Cutugno (Italian singer)
1943: Tommy Quickly/Thomas Quigley
(UK vocalist; Tommy Quickly-Remo Four/Challengers)
Chris Stamp (UK
1940: Ringo Starr /Richard Starkey (UK drums, vocals, songwriter, Beatles/own
1939: Elena Obraztsova (Russian mezzo-soprano)*12.Jan.2015.
(Scottish singer, storyteller, author)*09.Dec.2014.
"Art" Wood (UK
singer, graphic artist; The Artwood/Alexis
David Anderle (US record producer; Elektra/A&M
1936: Nikos Xilouris (Greek singer, musician, composer)*08.Feb.1980.
1933: J.J. Barrie/Barrie Authors (Canadian country singer)
Zawinul (Austrian jazz keyboardist; Miles Davis Band/Weather Report)*11.Sept.2007.
1930: Hank Mobley (US jazz composer, saxophonist)*30.May.1986.
Reg Lindsay OAM (Australian C&W singer,
songwriter and guitarist)*05.Aug.2008.
1927: Doc Severinsen (US composer, jazz trumpeter)
Louvin (US country singer; Louvin Brothers/solo)*26.Jan.2011.
1924: Mary Ford/Iris Colleen Summers (US singer; wife of Les Paul)*30.Sept.1977.
Falú (Argentine guitarist, composer)*09.Aug.2013.
Lloyd "Tiny" Grimes (American
jazz and R&B guitarist)*04.March.1989.
Pinetop Perkins (US blues pianist;
The Legendary Blues Band/Muddy
1911: Gian Carlo Menotti (Italian-American composer)*01.Feb.2007.
1911: Charles Redland (US sax,clarinet,trumpet,trombone,vibes,accordion,leader)*18.Aug.1994.
"Dixie" Fasnacht (US
jazz singer, clarinetist, club owner)*13.Nov.2011.
Eddie Dean/Edgar Dean Glosup (US western singer,
1906: Anton Karas (Austrian zither player)*10.Jan.1985.
1860: Gustav Mahler (Austrian composer)*18.May.1911.
1851: Charles Tindley (US gospel music composer)*26.July.1933.
Yang Peiyi (Chinese singer)
1992: Sky Ferreira (US singer)
1992: Benjamin Grosvenor (UK pianist)
1985: Jamie Cook (UK guitarist; Arctic Monkeys)
Hovnanyan (Armenian singer)
1976: David Kennedy (US guitarist;
Angels & Airwaves)
1975: Elias Viljanen (Finnish guitarist; Sonata
1975: Jamal "Gravy" Woolard (US actor, rapper, comedian).
Zhanna Friske (Russian actress, singer)
1971: Neil Mavers (UK drums; The La's)?
Beck/Beck Hansen/Bek David Campbell (US multi-instrumentalist/songwriter).
1969: Sugizo/Yune Sugihara (Japanese guitarist, singer; Luna Sea)
Katrina (Katie) Jane Garside (UK
vocalist, lyricist; Daisy Chainsaw/Queen Adreena).
1967: Jean Sagadeev
(Russian rock singer, bassist, guitarist; Electro-convulsive
1967: Jordan Chan (Hong Kong actor, singer)
Joan Osborne (US singer, songwriter).
Toby Keith (US country singer).
Andrew Fletcher (UK vocalist, synth, bass player; Depeche Mode)
Graham Jones (UK guitar; Haircut 100).
1957: Carlos Cavazo (Mexican-born
American guitarist; Quiet Riot, Ratt)
1956: Russell Christian (UK keyboards,
saxophone, vocals; The Christians).
Los Angeles Philharmonic/others)*22.Feb.2012.
1944: Jai Johanny Johanson (US drummer, percussionist; Allman Brothers).
1942 Charles "Chuck" Negron (US singer, songwriter; Three Dog
1940: Joe B. Mauldin
double bassist, songwriter, audio engineer; The Crickets)*07.Feb.2015.
1935: Steve Lawrence (US singer; duo with his wife Eydie Gormé).
Stan Cornyn (US record label executive;
Barbara Fei/Barbara Fei Ming-yi (Hong Kong opera singer)*02.Jan.2017.
1930: Jerry Vale/Genaro Louis Vitaliano (US singer,
1927: Bob Beckham (US
country singer, record label owner)*11.Nov.2013.
1924: Johnnie Johnson (US blues pianist)*13.April.2005.
1914: Billy Eckstine (US jazz singer, band leader)*08.March.1993.
1911: Gertrude Niessen (US vocalist, actress)*27.March.1975.
1908: Louis Jordon (US jazz sax player, songwriter; his Tympany Five)*04.Feb.1975.
Grainger (Australian born composer)*20.Feb.1961.
Kiely Alexis Williams
(US singer, actress; 3LW/The Cheetah Girls).
1984: Jacob Hoggard (Canadian singer; Hedley)
1983: Lucia Micarelli (US classically trained,
rock violinist; Jethro Tull/session/freelance).
1979: Ella Koon (Hong Kong singer and actress).
1978: Mark Medlock (German singer)
Gregory Carroll (US
1975: Jack White (US guitarist,
vocals, The White Stripes).
1975: Isaac Brock (US singer, guitarist,
banjoist, songwriter; Modest Mouse/Ugly Casanova)
1974: Tsuyoshi Kusanagi
(Japanese actor, singer; SMAP)
1974: Nikola Sarcevic (Swedish bassist,
1971: Kelvin Grant (UK vocals, guitar; Musical
1969: Mark Lui (Hong Kong composer, producer)
Dickon Hinchliffe (UK guitar, voice, piano, string/brass arrangments; Tindersticks).
1967: Owen Powell (Welsh guitar; Catatonia)?
1965: Frank Bello
(US bass guitarist; Anthrax).
1965: Tom Hingley (UK lead vocalist,
1964: Courtney Love/ Harrison (US guitarist, vocals;
Babes In Toyland/Hole/Faith No More).
1963: Vicki Vomit/Jens Hellmann
(German satirical musician, comedian).
1959: Jim Kerr (Scottish vocalist;
Simple Minds/Breakfast Club).
Bruce Kenneth Waibel (US bassist; Gregg Allman/others)*02.Sept.2003.
1957: Marc Almond (UK singer;
1954: Debbie Sledge (US singer; Sister Sledge).
Renée de Haan (Dutch singer)*02.July.2016.
1953: Kate Garner (UK vocalist;
1952: John Tesh (US pianist, new age composer, TV
1950: Gwen Guthrie
((some sources July 14th))
(US soul singer)*03.Feb.1999.
1947: Rubén Basoalto (Argentine drummer; Vox
Dei/Break/Willy Quiroga Quiroga Trio)*03.Nov.2010
1947: John "Mitch" Mitchell (UK
drummer; Blue Fames/Jimi Hendrix Experience/sessionist)*12.Nov.2008
1947: Haruomi Hosono (Japanese bassist; Apryl
Fool/Yellow Magic Orchestra).
1946: Joe Micelli (US musician; John
Fred and His Playboy Band).
1946: Bon Scott (Scottish born Austalian
lead singer, drummer; AC/DC- other bands)*19.Feb.1980.
Boy Slim/Foster MacKenzie (US singer-songwriter;Sex
Erik van der Wurff (Dutch
pianist, composer, arranger, producer, conductor)*22.Sept.2014.
1944: Denis 'Tea-Cup' Taylor (UK bassist; Dave Clark Five,
Davie Jones+Lower Third).
Dorian Rudnytsky (US cellist, composer)
1942: Johnny Laboriel/Juan José Laboriel López (Mexican rock
'n' roll singer)*18.Sept.2013.
1941: Don McPherson (US lead singer; Main Ingredient)*03.July.1971.
1936: George Cleve (Austrian-born American conductor)*27.Aug.2015.
Sosa (Argentinian folk singer)*04.Oct.2009.
Wright (US free
jazz musician, electric bass, saxophone)*17.May.1990.
1930: Buddy Bregman (US producer/director/writer/composer/conductor/arranger/M.D).
1929: Lee Hazlewood (US male country singer, songwriter, record producer)*04.Aug.2007.
1929: Jesse McReynolds (US bluegrass singer, mandolin player; Jim &
1927: Ed Ames/Edmund Dantes Urick (US singer with The
1925: Alan Dale (US singer, TV & radio personality)*20.April.2002.
Pierre Cochereau (French organist and
1923: Molly O'Day/LaVerne Williamson (US C&W, gospel singer)*05.Dec.1987.
1921: Irv Kluger (US
1916: Sir Dean Goffin (New Zealand composer)*1984.
1915: David Diamond (American composer)*13.June.2005.
Takashi Asahina (Japanese conductor)*29.Dec.2001.
1983: Kim Heechul (Korean
Alex Arrowsmith (US
singer, guitarist, keyboards; The Shaky Hands).
1980: Jessica Simpson
rock lyricist, vocalist, rhythm guitarist; Fujifabric)*24.Dec.2009.
1980: Alejandro Millán (Mexican singer, songwriter)
Phillips Exeter Blue I/Elijah Blue Allman (US singer, guitarist; Deadsy)
1974: Imelda May/Imelda
nee Clabby (Irish
singer-songwriter, guitar, bodhrán).
1972: Tilo Wolff (German singer; Lacrimosa)
1970: Gary LeVox/Gary
Wayne Vernon Jr (US lead vocalist; Rascal Flatts).
1970: Jason Orange
(UK vocals, stage actor; Take That).
1967: Rebekah Del Rio (US Latin
1965: Doreen Waddell (UK singer; Soul
II Soul/The KLF)*01.March.2002.
1965: Peter DiStefano
(US guitar; Porno For Pyros).
Mellons (US country music singer, guitarist)
1964: Graham Lambert (lead
guitar; Inspiral Carpets).
1961: Jacky Cheung (Hong Kong singer, actor)
1960: Martyn P Casey (Australian bassist, keyboards; The Triffids/Bad Seeds/Grinderman)?
1958: Béla Fleck (US banjo player, singer)
Barrelhouse Chuck/Charles Goering (US blues singer, pianist, keyboards)*12.Dec.2016.
1954: Neil Tennant (vocals;
Pet Shop Boys).
Richard Gordon "Rik" Emmett
(Canadian vocalist, guitarist, writer; Triumph).
Zoogz Rift (US singer, painter,
1952: Kim Mitchell (Canadian guitarist, singer)
Cheryl Wheeler (American singer, songwriter)
1950: Greg Kihn [US
1949: John Whitehead (US singer; McFadden & Whitehead)*11.May.2004.
1949: Dave Smalley (lead singer; DYS/Dag Nasty/Down By Law/Sharpshooters)?
1947: Arlo Guthrie
(US singer, songwriter, son of folksinger Woody Guthrie).
1947: Bruce Lambourne
Fowler (US trombone, composer; Frank Zappa/sessions/own band).
Peter Michalica (Slovak violinist)
Dymond [guitar, Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick &
1943: Jerry Miller (US guitar, Moby Grape).
Rodríguez/Sixto Diaz Rodriguez
(US folk singer)
1942: Ronnie James Dio/Ronald
James Padavona (US vocalist;Elf/Rainbow/
1941: Ian Whitcomb (UK singer).
1940: Brian Priestley (UK jazz writer, pianist, arranger).
Donath (US soprano)
1939: Mavis Staples (US gospel singer; The
1938: Lee Morgan (American trumpeter)*19.Feb.1972.
1937: Jumpin' Gene Simmons (US rockabilly singer/songwriter)*29.Aug.2006.
Johnny Griffith (US keyboardist; Motown's Funk
Brother house band)*10.Nov.2002.
1933: Jerry Herman (composer, lyricist, Hello Dolly, Mack the Knife..more).
1931: Jerry Herman (US composer, lyricist)
Perdomo (Venezuelan folk singer)*25.Feb.2011.
Luigi Waites/Lewis Waites (US
jazz drummer, vibraphonist; Luigi, Inc/solo)*06.April.2010.
1923: Rudolf Kehrer (Georgian-born
German classical pianist)*29.Oct.2013.
Wallace OBE (British bass-baritone opera / concert singer)*12.Oct.2009.
1905: Ivie Anderson
(US vocalist; Duke Ellington Band)*28.Sept.1949.
Mitchell Parish/Michael Hyman Pashelinsky (Lithuanian
born US lyricist)*31.March.1993.
Henryk Wieniawski (Polish
violinist and composer)*31.March.1880.
Tyler Medeiros (Canadian
Craig (UK singer, model;
One Night Only)
Liel Kolet (Israeli singer)
Shigeaki Kato (Japanese
idol singer; NEWS)
1983: Kelly Poon (Singaporean
singer; Project SuperStar winner).
1983: Marie Serneholt (Swedish
pop singer; A*Teens).
1983: Peter Cincotti (US
Lil' Zane/Zane Copeland
(US actor and rapper).
1979: Lauris Reiniks
1975: Samer el Nahhal (Finnish musician; Lordi)
1975: Lil' Kim/ Kimberly Denise Jones
(US rapper, songwriter).
1975: Rick McMurray (Irish drummer; Ash)?
1974: Alanas Chonau (Lithuanian singer, songwriter)
Andrew Bird (US multi-musician, songwriter; Bowl of Fire/solo)
Scotty Emerick (US country music singer-songwriter).
1972: Jussi 69/Jussi
Heikki Tapio Vuori (Finnish drummer; The 69 Eyes)
Leisha Hailey (US actress, singer; The Murmurs/Uh Huh Her)
1969: David Tao (Taiwanese singer-songwriter).
rock vocalist; Bonham)*16.March.2008.
1966: Mel Appleby (UK singer;
Mel and Kim)*18.Jan.1990.
1965: Scott Shriner (US bassist; Weezer).
1960: David Baerwald
1959: Richie Sambora (US lead guitarist; Bon
Suzanne Nadine Vega (US singer, songwriter).
1958: Kirk Whalum (US saxophonist; freelance/sessionist).
Pete Murphy (UK vocalist; Bauhaus).
1957: Michael Rose (Jamaican
vocalist; Black Uhuru).
1954: Benny DeFranco [Member of the Canadian
musical DeFranco Family]
1953: Bramwell Tovey (English-born conductor
1953: Peter Brown (US singer, songwriter, producer)
1950: Bonnie Pointer (US singer; Pointer Sisters).
1949: Liona Boyd
(Canadian classical guitarist).
Martin Rushent (English record producer)*04.June.2011.
1947: John Kenneth Holt (Jamaica reggae singer-songwriter; The Paragons/solo)*19.Oct.2014.
John Lawton (UK singer; Lucifer's Friend/Uriah
Heep/Les Humphries Singers/freelance/solo).
1946: Patrice Caratini (French bassist, composer/bandleader).
Oscar D'León (Venezuelan salsa singer, musician).
Vance/Richard Anthony Crispian Francis Prew Hope-Weston (UK
John Walters (UK
radio producer-presenter, trumpeter; Mighty Joe Young Jazz Men)*30.July.2001.
1938: Terri Garthwaite
(member of the band Joy of Cooking/solo).
Russell (Canadian country music DJ)*11.Dec.2011.
1935: Frederick Hemke (US saxophonist)
1931: Tab Hunter (US
Andelko Klobucar (Croatian
composer, organist, professor of music)*07.Aug.2009.
Harris (US singer; the Lamplighters/the Sharps/others/solo)*19.April.1990.
1932: Roquel Billy Davis (US songwriter/producer/singer)*02.Sept.2004.
1929: Hermann Prey (German
1929: Chuck Rio/Daniel Flores (US singer, saxophonist)*19.Sept.2006.
Joe Houston (US
jazz and R&B saxophonist)*28.Dec.2015.
Chaynes (French composer)*24.June.2016.
1925: Nicolai Gedda (Swedish tenor opera singer).
1904: Niño Ricardo/Manuel Serrapi (Spanish
1992: Eoghan Quigg (UK singer; X-Factor finalist).
O'Neil (Canadian singer).
1985: Luiz Ejlli (Albanian singer).
1984: Gareth Gates (UK singer, TV's Pop Idol runner up).
Camp (South African singer, songwriter)
Tracie Spencer (US r&b singer, winner of
CBS television talent show Star Search).
Cheyenne Jackson (US actor, singer)
poet, lyricist, author)*14.Aug.2016.
1974: Sharon den Adel (Dutch singer: Within Temptation)
Barcliff (American rapper)
1972: Brett A. Reed (US drummer; Rancid).
1970: Juba Kalamka (US hip hop artist)
1969: Jesse Pintado
(US guitarist; Napalm Death/Terrorizer/Lock
1968: Lady Saw/Marion
Hall (Jamaican reggae singer).
John Peter Petrucci
(US guitarist, songwriter; Dream Theater/solo/guest).
Taiji Sawada (Japanese
bassist, singer-songwriter; Japan X / many others)*17.July.2011.
1964: Tim Gane (UK guitarist, keyboards; Stereolab).
Alan Duval (UK vocalist, musician; UB40).
1962: Luc De Vos (Belgian
singer, guitarist writer; Gorki)*29.Nov.2014.
1962: Dan Murphy (US
guitar; Soul Asylum).
John Stabb/John Dukes Schroeder (US singer; Government Issue/others)*07.May.2016.
1960: Corynne Charby (French model, actress, singer)
Peltola (Finnish actor, singer, bassist; Motelli
1956: Sandi Patti (US Contemporary Christian music singer).
Evan Johns (US rockabilly guitarist; H-Bombs/The
1953: Billy Alessi (US singer; Alessi Brothers, Musicals).
Bobby Alessi (US
singer; Alessi Brothers, Musicals).
1952: Philip Taylor Kramer (US
bass player; Iron Butterfly)*12.Feb.1995.
Liz Mitchell (US singer, Boney M).
1951: Sylvia Sass (Hungarian soprano).
1951: Ruddy Thomas (Jamaican
singer, songwriter, producer, studio engineer)*10.June.2006
1950: Eric "The Fox" Carr/Paul Charles Caravello (US drummer;
1949: John Wetton (UK bass, vocals, King Crimson/Uriah Heep, Roxy Music/Asia).
1948: Walter Egan (American rock n roll singer).
1947: Wilko Johnson
(UK guitarist, singer; Dr Feelgood/solo).
1947: Mari Trini/Maria
Trinidad Perez Miravete (Spanish pop singer)*07.April.2009.
1946: Jeff Christie (singer, guitar; Christie).
Tolkunova (Russian award winning singer)*22.March.2010
1943: Christine McVie/Christine Perfect (UK keyboardist, vocalist, Chicken
Shack/ Fleetwood Mac).
1942: Steve Young (US outlaw country music singersongwriter,
singer, guitarist, actor)*21.June.2010.
Eddie Blazonczyk aka Eddy Bell
(US polka guitarist, singer)*21.May.2012.
Dino/Kenneth J. Diono (US
1937: Michel Louvain/Michel
Poulin (French Canadian singer)
Guy Anthony Woolfenden OBE
(UK composer and conductor)*15.April.2016.
1935: Hal Carter (US songwriter, manager, agent,
1934: Van Cliburn (US classical pianist; Grammy award winner)*27.Feb.2013.
Eddy Wally/Eduard Van De Walle (Belgian crooner)*06.Feb.2016.
Pixie Williams aka Pixie Costello (New Zealand
"Conte" Candoli (US
trumpet, Dorsey, Brown, Herman etc)*14.Dec.2001.
Joe Cabot/Joseph Claude Caputo (US jazz
trumpeter, band leader)*07.March.2016.
1920: Paul Gonsalves (US jazz sax player; Duke Ellington/others)*15.May.1974.
Flagstad (Norwegian opera singer
of international fame)*07.Dec.1962.
1895: Oscar Hammerstein II (American lyricist)*23.Aug.1960
(Japanese singer; Morning Musume).
1987: Tulisa Contostavlos (UK singer; N-Dubz).
1984: Ida Maria (Norwegian
1982: Joost van den Broek
(Dutch keyboard player; After Forever).
Brown (New Zealand singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist)
1974: Deborah Cox (Canadian R&B singer).
1973: Monoxide Child/Paul Methric (US horrorcore artist; Twiztid).
1969: Mark "Barney" Greenway (UK vocalist; Napalm Death, Extreme
Noise Terror, Benediction).
Benny Benassi (Italian disc jockey)
1966: Gerald LeVert (US R&B soul singer; The LeVerts/LSG/solo)*10.Nov.2006.
1966: Natalia Luis-Bassa (Venezuelan Orchestral Conductor).
Damon Rogers Johnson (US songwriter, guitarist, vocalist; Brother Cane/others)
1963: Fatboy Slim/Norman Cook/Quentin Leo Cook (UK DJ,
turntables, record roducer, pioneer).
1962: Rhonda Vincent (US singer,mandolin,
guitar, fiddle; Sally Mountain Show/solo).
1961: Lawrence Donegan
(Scottish bass; Commotions).
Bruce Kenneth Waibel (US bassist; Gregg Allman/others)
Chris White (UK jazz/rock saxophonist; Robbie
1954: Louise Mandrell (US country singer & musician).
Sezen Aksu (Turkish singer).
George Lewis (US jazz trombone player and composer).
(Belarusian pop singer; Verasy/solo)*28.Jan.2017
Rodney Mills (US mastering engineer)
1942: Stephen Jo Bladd (US drummer; The J. Geils Band).
'Bird' Uzzell (US lead vocalist; Corsairs).
1942: Roger McGuinn
(US guitarist, vocals, songwriter;The Byrds).
Malli (Austrian jazz soprano saxophonist,
Albert Ayler (US jazz saxophonist, singer, composer)*05-25.Nov.1970.
1935: Pete Escovedo (Latin jazz, salsa, rock, Latin percussionist; Santana).
Walter De Buck (Belgian
Long John Hunter/John Thurman Hunter Jr (US blues guitarist, singer-songwriter)*04.Jan.2016.
Shemer (Israeli singer, song-writer)*26.June.2004.
1928: Leroy Vinnegar (US jazz bassist)*03.Aug.1999.
Bengt-Arne Wallin aka Derek Warne (Swedish jazz trumpeter)*23.Nov.2015.
Carlo Bergonzi (Italian operatic tenor)*25.July.2014.
1921: Git Gay/Birgit Carp nee Holmberg (Swedish actress and singer)*02.July.2007.
1921: Ernest Gold/Ernst Sigmund Goldner (Austrian composer)*17.March.1999.
1917: Thomas M. Sheridan (US boogie-woogie pianist; Lawrence Welk/own
1915: Paul "Hucklebuck" Williams (US R&B saxophone player,
Gorni Kramer (Italian bandleader, accordian,
double bass, songwriter)*26.Oct.1995.
1900: George Lewis (US New Orlean's jazz clarinetist)*31.Dec.1968.
1984: Nansy Stergiopoulou
(Greek singer; Hi-5)
1980: Jed Madela (Filipino singer)
1975: Tameka "Tiny" Cottle (US
1975: Jamey Johnson (US country music singer, guitarist)
1975: Taboo Nawasha/Jaime Luis Gómez
(Hip-Hop artist; Black Eyed Peas).
Adam Quinn (US bagpipe player & composer).
1973: Paul Methric (US
1971: Nick McCabe (UK guitar; Verve).
Toupin (Canadian singer)
(Romanian pop singer, folk singer)*14.July.2010.
1966: Tanya Donelly
(guitar, vocals; Belly/The Breeders/solo).
1966: Ellen Reid (vocals,
piano, keyboards, accordion, Crash Test Dummies).
1965: Igor Khoroshev
(Russian keyboardist; Yes).
1964: John Maurer
(US bassist; Social Distortion, Foxy & Fuel,
1961: Charlies Everett Lilly Jr (US bass guitar
player; Billy Walker Band)*21.May.2006.
1962: Jeff Olson (US percussionist; Trouble)
1960: Ray Herndon
(US guitarist; J. David Sloan & the Rogues, McBride & the Ride).
1960: Angélique Kidjo (Beninese singer)
Richard Gass (US guitarist, singer, actor; Tenacious D/Trainwreck).
(US bass player, multi-musician; Elton John/top world sessionist)*15.Aug.2012.
1952: Chris Cross/Christopher Allen (UK bassist, synth; Ultravox).
1952: Bob Casale aka Bob 2 (US multi-musician, sound engineer, producer;
1950: Gwen Guthrie
((some sources July 9th))
(US soul singer)*03.Feb.1999.
Andrew "Andy" Newmark (US session drummer)
1949: Tommy Mattola (UK
music executive and co-owner of Casablanca Records)?
James "Jim" Gordon (US drummer; Derek
& The Dominos/sessionist).
1942: Swamp Dogg/Jerry
Williams Jr (US soul music artist).
Vince Taylor/Brian Maurice Holden (UK vocalist; Vince Taylor and the Playboys)*28
1939: Karel Gott (Czech Schlager singer)
Tommy Vig (Hungarian jazz vibraharpist, percussionist, bandleader, composer;
Rod Stewart/many more)
Tony Archer (UK jazz double-bassist; Don Rendell Quartet/Tony Lee Trio)
1938: Bob Scholl (US vocalist; Mellow Kings)*27.Aug.1975.
1932: Del Reeves (US country singer)*01.Jan.2007.
1930: Polly Bergen/Nellie Paulina Burgin (US actress, singer, entrepreneur)*20.Sept.2014.
1929: Alan Dawson (US
jazz drummer, Dave Brubeck Quartet/session/tutor)*23.Feb.1996.
1927: Patricia Kern (Welsh mezzo-soprano
and voice teacher)*19.Oct.2015.
1926: Lowman Pauling (singer, guitarist,songwriter; Five Royales/solo)?*26.Dec.1973.
1923: Robert Zildjian (US musical instrument
manufacturer; Sabian Cymbals)*28.March.2013.
1920: Marijohn Wilkin
(American country music songwriter)*28.Oct.2006.
big band singer)*17.Nov.1981.
1914: Billy Kyle
(US pianist, John Kirby Sextet/Louis Armstrong's All-Stars)*23.Feb.1966.
1912: Woodrow Wilson "Woody" Guthrie (US singer, guitarist)*03.Oct.1967.
1901: Gerald Finzi (US composer)*27.Sept.1956.
Hess (German violinist, viola,
1992: Koharu Kusumi (Japanese
singer; Morning Musume)
Vice Cooler/Christiana Vincent Richards-Touchstone (US
singer-songwriter; Hawnay Troof/Xbxrx).
1982: Haley Scarnato (US singer, former American
Laura Benanti (US
musical theatre actress)
Toro (US guitarist; My Chemical Romance)
Faraz Anwar (Pakistani guitar virtuoso;
1976: Jim Jones/Joseph
Guillermo Jones II (US rapper)
1974: Chot Ulep (Filipino songwriter, vocals,
Dolmayan (Lebanese-born drummer; System of a
1971: Danijela Martinovic
(US bassist, poet; Deftones)*13.April.2013.
1966: Jason Bonham (UK
drummer; son of John Bonham/Virginia Wolf)
1959: Shep Pettibone (US record producer, songwriter,
Joe Satriani (US rock guitar virtuoso; teacher/session/solo).
1956: Marky Ramone/Marc Steven Bell (US
drummer; Ramones/Dust/Richard Hell+Voidoids/Misfits).
1956: Ian Curtis (UK singer, songwriter; Joy Division)*18.May.1980.
1953: Alicia Bridges (US singer, songwriter)
David Robert Pack (US producer, music director, singer, musician, producer;
1952: Johnny Thunders/John Anthony Genzale (US guitar,vocals; New York
1952: Jeff Carlisli (US
steel guitarist, dobro,
guitar; 38 Special).
1951: Nick Webster (UK guitarist; Hedgehoppers Anonymous).
Gregory Isaacs (Jamaican reggae singer)*25.Oct.2010.
de Melchor/Enrique Jiménez Ramírez (Spanish
1949: Trevor Horn (UK bassist, guitar, percussion, vocals; Buggles/The
Art of Noise).
1948: Thomas Delmer 'Artimus' Pyle (US drummer; Lynyrd
Annette Ripley (UK singer-songwriter)*21.May.2015.
1947: Roger Kynard "Roky" Erickson (US singer-songwriter,
harmonica, guitarist; 13th Floor Elevators).
1947: Ian McCreadie
(Scottish guitar, flautist; Middle Of The Road/Los Caracas).
Banks/Peter Brockbanks (UK guitarist; Syn/Yes/Flash/solo/guest)*07.March.2013.
Achim Mentzel (German
musician, television presenter)*04.Jan.2016.
1946: Linda Ronstadt (US singer, songwriter).
1945: Peter Lewis
(US vocalist, guitarist; Moby Grape/The Cornells)?
1944: Millie Jackson
(US soul singer).
Kossela (Polish guitarist, vocalist; Niebiesko-Czarni/Czerwone Gitary)*07.Jan.2017.
Burgon (British composer)*21.Sept.2010.
1934: Harrison Birtwistle (UK composer)
1933: Julian Bream (US
Moura (Brazilian saxophonist, clarinetist)*12.July.2010.
1929: Charles Anthony/Calogero Antonio Caruso (American-Sicilian operatic
Francis Bebey (Cameroonian-born French artist,
composer, musician, writer)*28.May.2001.
Arthurlin "Joe" Harriott
(Anglo-Jamacian jazz alto saxophonist)*02.Jan.1973.
1924: Piero Bellugi (Italian conductor)*10.June.2012.
1923: Joseph Rudolph 'Philly Joe' Jones (US jazz drummer)*30.Aug.1985.
Hakim/Argonne Thornton (US jazz pianist, composer;
Joan Roberts (US musical theatre actress)*13.Aug.2012.
Cowboy Copas/Lloyd Estel Copas (US country
1913: Dorothy Schwartz (American
1905: Dorothy Fields
(US librettist, lyricist)*28.March.1974.
Gay/Reginald Moxon Armitage (English composer of popular song)*04.March.1954.
1864: Marie Tempest DBE (English
(Japanese pop singer; Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku)*08.Feb.2017.
Mark Indelicato (US singer, actor)
1990: James Maslow (US singer, actor; Big Time Rush)
TJ /Tito Joe Jackson (US vocals; 3T) ((son
of Jackson 5's Tito)).
1975: Jamie Oliver (Welsh keyboardist; Lostprophets)
1974: Jeremy Enigk
(US singer-songwriter, guitarist; Sunny Day Real Estate/The Fire Theft)
1971: Ed Kowalczyk (US lead singer; Live/solo).
1964: Polly Hancock
(UK guitarist, vocals, Popinjays)
Dave/Dante David (Filipino
radio disc jockey)*26.May.2008
Argov (Israeli oriental Mizrahi style singer)*06.Nov.1987.
1952: Stewart Copeland/pseudonym Klark Kent (US drummer, producer; The
Bobby Previte (US drummer, composer, own band/sessions/guest)
1950: Tom Terrell (US musicologist,
Francis Alan Fitzgerald (US bassist, keyboardist;
1948: Rubén Blades (Panamanian singer, actor)
Zukerman (Israeli violinist)
1944: Thomas Boggs (US drummer, Box Tops)*05.May.2008.
1941: Desmond Dekker (Jamaican singer; The Aces)*24.May.2006.
Baker/Leslie John Baker (UK guitarist, vocalist; Barron Knights)
Mio Kovac (Croatian singer)
Barry Fey (American rock concert promoter)*28.April.2013.
1938: Tony Jackson (UK bass, vocals;
1936: Buddy Merrill Behunin, Jr. (US guitarist; The Lawrence Welk Show)
1937: Thomas "Tommy" Bruce
James Chilton (UK
jazz trumpeter; Feetwarmers/George
1930: Guy Béart/Guy
Béhart-Hasson (Egyptian-born French singer, songwriter)*16.July.2015.
1928: Ticho Parly/Frederick Christiansen (Danish Heldentenor)*21.June.1993.
Guercio (US orchestra leader; Elvis Presley)*04.Jan.2015.
Cal Tjader (US
vibraphonist and percussionist)*05.May.1982.
1925: Nat Pierce
(US jazz pianist; Woody Herman/many more)*June.10.1992.
Senar (Turkish singer)*08.Feb.2015.
1909: John "Teddy" Buckner
(Dixieland trumpet player, bandleader)*22.Sept.1994.
Petrassi (Italian composer)*03.March.2003.
1903: Carmen Lombardo (Canadian singer, composer)*17.April.1971.
Escudero (Jazz bass player;
McKinney's Cotton Pickers)*10.April.1970.
1896: Evelyn Preer (Afro-American
actress and blues singer)*27.Nov.1932.
1987: Jeremih Felton (US
1985: Tom Fletcher
(UK joint lead singer, guitarist; McFly)
1984: Asami Kimura (Japanese
singer; Country Musume)
1982: Natasha Hamilton (UK vocals, Atomic Kitten).
1978: Émilie Simon (French singer)
1978: Noah Lennox aka
Panda Bear (US singer, keyboardist; Animal Collective)
1976: Luke Bryan
(US country music singer, acoustic guitar)
1975: Paul Hinojos (US
guitarist; At the Drive-In/The Mars Volta)
1974: Laura Macdonald (Scottish
jazz saxophonist, composer, teacher)
1972: Jason Rullo (US drummer;
Symphony X, Redemption)
Jarrett Cordes/DJ Minute Mix (DJ with PM Dawn).
1970: Mandy Smith
(singer, model, actress, Bill Wyman's Xwife).
Karl Hendricks (US singer-songwriter, guitarist;
1969: F.Gary Gray (US music video director)
1967: Susan Ashton/Susan
Rae Hill (US christian singer)
1966: Louis Knox Barlow (multi
musician, music pioneer; Dinosaur Jr/solo/freelance).
Keith "Guru" Elam
(US rapper, emcee; Gang Starr/solo)*19.April.2010.
1965: Craig Morgan (US singer)
Natasha Pivovarova (Russian singer; Kolibri/solo)*23.Sept.2007.
1963: Regina Belle (US singer).
1960: Dawn Upshaw (US soprano)
1957: Bruce Crump (US rock drummer; Molly
Hatchet/China Sky/White Rhino)*16.March.2015.
singer songwriter; backing vocals/solo)*16.Dec.1997.
1952: Chet McCracKen (US drummer, The Doobie Brothers).
Snow/Phoebe Ann Laub (US singer, songwriter)*26.April.2011.
1950: Damon Harris/Otis
Harris Jr (US vocalist;
1949: Mick Tucker (UK drummer; Sweet)*14.Feb.2002.
1949: Mike Vale (bass; Shondells)?
1949: Chico Freeman/Earl Lavon
(sax, clarinet, flute, bandleader; Brainstorm, Leaders).
1949: Terry "Geezer"
Butler (bassist; Black Sabbath).
1948: Ron Asheton (US guitar;
Iggy Pop And The Stooges)*early
1948: Brian Glascock (US drummer; The Motels/Gods/BeeGees/Sessionist/freelance).
1947: Phil Cordell/Springwater (UK multi-musician, singer, songwriter)*31.March.2007.
1947: Abraham Laboriel (Mexican session bassist, over 3,000 recordings
1947: Wolfgang Flur (electronic drums; Kraftwerk).
1945: Eric McCredie (Scottish bass player; Middle Of The Road/Los Caracas)
1942: Gale Garnett (Canadian singer)
1939: Spencer Davis
((some sources 1942))
(UK multi-musician, vocals; Spencer Davis Group/Solo).
1938: Stan Brostein
(sax, clarinet, vocals; Elephants Memory)?
1936: Nick Brignola
(US sax player; Woody Herman's orchestra/guest/bandleader)*08.Feb.2002.
1935: Diahann Carroll/Carol Diahann Johnson (US singer, actress).
Peter Schickele (US author, composer, radio host)
1933: Ben Riley (jazz
drummer; Thelonious Monk's Quartet/many others).
Wojciech Kilar (Polish
Kukin (Russian singer-songwriter)*07.July.2011.
1928: Vince Guaraldi (jazz
pianist, composer, songwriter, bandleader)*06.Feb.1976.
1928: Joe Morello (US drummer; Marian McPartland trio/Dave Brubeck Quartet)*12.March.2011.
1925: Jimmy Scott (jazz singer, conga player, Lionel Hampton Band/guest/sessions).
Danny Bank (US
jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, flautist)*05.June.2010.
1921: George Barnes (US jazz/blues guitarist, Bucky
1921: Mary Osborne (jazz guitarist, violin, bass, vocals)*04.March.1992.
Red Sovine/Woodrow Wilson Sovine (US country music singer)*04.April.1980.
Samo Hubad (Slovenian
1993: Lee Taemin (South
Korean singer, dancer, actor; SHINee)
1991: Karina Pasian (US singer,
1982: Ryan Frank Cabrera
(Colombian-American musician,TV presenter).
Ryoko Hirosue (Japanese actress, singer)
1979: Jermaine Paul (US R&B/soul singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist)
1978: Annie Mac (British DJ)
1978: Verónica Romeo (Spanish
1978: Tony Fagenson (Welsh drummer; Eve 6).
Malakian (guitar; System of a Down).
1970: Gruff Rhys (Welsh vocalist;
Super Furry Animals/solo).
Jonny "Corky" Cragg (US drummer; Spacehogs)
1965: Vesselina Kasarova
(Bulgarian opera singer).
1962: Jack Irons (US drummer; Pearl Jam/sessionist/freelance).
Weenink (Dutch blues guitarist; solo/The Tired Starlings).
1958: Nigel Twist (UK drummer; The Alarm).
1957: Lynn Seaton
(US jazz bassist; Steve Schmidt Trio/Count Basie).
1957: Keith Levene
(UK guitarist, Public Image Ltd/The Clash).
1955: Terry Chambers (UK
1954: Ricky Skaggs (US country and bluegrass
1953: Warren Wiebe (US singer, bassist)*25.Oct.1998.
1950: Cornelis 'Cesar' Zuiderwijk (Dutch drummer; Golden Earring/Hu &The
1950: Richard Branson (UK founder of Virgin
Records and the Virgin Empire).
1950: Glenn Hughes (US singer;the original
"Biker" in the Village People)*04.March.2001.
1949: Wally Bryson (US guitarist, singer, songwriter; The Raspberries).
1948: Phil Harris (UK guitarist; Ace). not
Wonga Phil Harris
1946: Tim Lynch (US vocals, guitar, harmonica;
Castleman/Owens Boomer Castleman (US singer-songwriter)*01.Sept.2015.
1945: Danny McCullock (UK bass guitarist; Animals/others/sessions)*29.Jan.2015.
1943: Robin McDonald (UK guitar, Billy J Kramer and the Dakotas).
Bobby Susser (US songwriter, record producer)
1941: Frank Farian/Franz
Reuther (German music producer, singer, songwriter).
1941: Martha Reeves
(US soul singer; Vandellas).
Lonnie Mack/Lonnie McIntosh (US singer-guitarist)*21.April.2016.
1940: Johnny 'Hutch' Hutchinson
(UK-Maltese born drummer; The Big Three)
1939: Brian Auger (UK keyboardist,
1939: Roger Sellers (Aussie
1939: Dion Dimucci (US singer; Dion & The Belmonts).
1938: Ian Stewart (Scottish pianist, keyboard, road
manager, co-founder; Rolling Stones)*12.Dec.1985.
1938: Dudu Pukwana (Sth African sax player, pianist, composer; Blue Notes)*30.June.1990.
1935: Johnny Funches (US lead tenor; Dells)*23.Jan.1998.
1934: Roger Reynolds (US composer, teacher).
1931: Papa Dee Allen/Thomas
Sylvester Allen (US percussion, sax; War)*30.Aug.1988.
1929: Screamin' Jay Hawkins/Jalacy Hawkins (US R&B singer, actor)*12.Feb.2000.
1928: Carl Fontana
(US trombonist and bandleader)*09.Oct.2003.
1927: Kurt Masur (German Silesian-born conductor)*19.Dec.1927.
(Pakistani ghazal singer, playback singer)*13.June.2012.
1917: Henri Salvador (French singer)*13.Feb.2008.
1909: Harriet Nelson/Peggy Lou Snyder (US singer and actress)*02.Oct.1994.
"Deek" Watson (US tenor singer, guitarist, trumpeter;
The Ink Spots/others)*04.Nov.1969.
1906: Belle Stewart (Scottish
1982: Christopher Bear (US drummer; Grizzly Bear).
1981: Didz Hammond (UK bass guitarist; Dirty Pretty Things/Cooper Temple Clause)
1979: Michelle Heaton (UK singer; Liberty X).
1973: Martin Powell
(UK violinist, keyboard; Cradle of Filth)
1972: Naohito Fujiki (Japanese
1971: Russell Allen (US singer; Symphony X)
Urs Buhler (Swiss singer; Il Divo).
1968: Robert "Robb" Flynn/Lawrence
Matthew Cardine (US guitarist, vocalist; Machine Head).
Lynch (UK drummer; Black Grape/others).
1967: Stuart Howe (Canadian
1965: Evelyn Glennie DBE (Scottish percussionist)
1964: Masahiko Kondo (Japanese singer, actor, racing driver)
Kevin Haskins (UK drummer; Love & Rockets/Bauhaus/Tones on Tail/Messy).
1958: David Robertson (US symphony orchestra conductor)
Sudden/Adrian Godfrey (UK singer, guitarist;Swell Maps/Jacobites)*26.March.2006.
Loyd Boldman (US keyboard player, vocalist; Prodigal)*22.April.2014.
1952: Allen Collins (US guitarist; founding member of Lynyrd
1950: Freddy Moore (US songwriter)
Keith Godchaux (US keyboardist; Grateful Dead)*23.July.1980.
1947: Brian May (UK lead guitar, singer, songwriter; Queen/Solo/Guest).
Yasuoka (Japanese actor, singer;
1947: Bernie Leadon (US banjo, guitar; founding member of The Eagles/freelance).
1946: Allan Gorrie (bass, vocals; Average White Band).
Price (UK rhythm guitarist; The Sorrows)
1944: George Frayne/Commander
Cody (keyboard, piano, vocals; Lost Planet Airmen).
1941: Phil Upchurch
(US jazz and R&B guitarist;The Dells/Spaniels/own band/guest).
Vikki Carr/Florencia Bisenta de Casillas Martinez Cardona (US singer)
Lady Bo/Peggy Jones (US guitarist; Bo Diddley Band)*16.Sept.2015.
1937: George Hamilton IV (US country singer)*17.Sept.2014.
Albrecht (German conductor)*02.Feb.2014.
1934: Bobby Bradford (US jazz trumpeter, cornet, bandleader, composer).
1929: Bernard Stollman (US lawyer, record label founder; ESP Records)*20.April.2015.
Hopkins AM OBE (UK born-Australian conductor,
1925: Sue Thompson (US pop and country music singer)
Al Haig (Freelance US jazz pianist)*16.Nov.1982.
1919: Paul Dunlap (American composer)*11.March.2010.
1902: William "Buster" Bailey (US clarinet, saxophone; Fletcher
1902: Cliff Jackson (US jazz pianist; Lionel Howard's Musical Aces/freelance)*24.May.1970.
1868: Florence Foster Jenkins (American opera singer)*1945
1980: Mike Kennerty (US guitarist; The All-American Rejects)
Andrew Stockdale (Australian lead singer, guitarist; Wolfmother)
Phofo (US music producer)
1971: DJ Screw/Robert
Earl Davis Jr (US, Houston
DJ, rapper; Screwed Up Click)*16.Nov.2000.
Colleen Fitzpatrick/Vitamin C
some sources list date of birth 1972
Tobi Vail (US multi-musician; Bikini Kill, The Go Team, The Frumpies).
1968: Steven Ganz (US jazz guitarist and tenor saxophonist).
Kool G Rap/Nathaniel Thomas Wilson (US rapper)
1967: Courtney Taylor-Taylor (US singer, guitarist; The Dandy Warhols)
1966: Stone Gossard (US rhythm guitar, producer, vocals; Mother Love Bone/Pearl
1966: Andrew Levy (US bass; Brand New Heavies).
Chris Cornell/Chris Boyle (US multi-musician;Temple of the Dog/Soundgarden/Audioslave).
1962: Lee Harris (UK drummer; Talk Talk, .O.rang)
1959: James Irvin
(UK vocalist; Furniture).
1958: Dig Wayne/Buzz Wayne/Timothy Wayne
Ball (US lead singer; JoBoxers/The Fliers).
1958: Mick McNeil (UK
keyboardist; Simple Minds).
1956: Paul Cook (UK drummer; Sex Pistols/Professionals/Cheifs
1956: Michael Gordon (US composer)
Jeremy 'Jem' Finer (UK banjo, mandola, saxophone, hurdy-gurdy; Pogues).
1954: Larry Levan/Lawrence Philpot (American
1953: Marcia Hines (American-born Australian singer)
1953: Dave Evans (Australian singer; AC/DC)
1952: Jay Jay French/John
French Segall (guitar; Twisted Sister).
1948: Adrian Tilbrook (UK
drummer; Back Door).
1947: Tony Thorpe (UK vocalist, guitar; Rubettes).
1947: Carlos Santana (latin/rock guitar virtuoso; Santana/guest/solo).
1946: Johnny Almond (UK sax, musician; Alan Price/John
1945: Kim Carnes (US female singer; New Christy Minstrels/solo).
Johnny Loughrey (Irish singer)*15.April.2005.
1945: John Lodge
1943 & 1944))
bassist, vocals; Moody Blues).
Kevan Fogarty (UK singer, guitarist;
1944: T. G. Sheppard / Billy Neal Browder (US country singer-songwriter)
Wendy Richard/Wendy Emerton (UK actress; sung 'Come Outside' with Mike Sarne).
Charles Tyler (Jazzman, clarinet, saxophone;
1935: André Isoir (French organist)*20.July.2016.
Bob Krasnow (US record label executive; Warner/Elektra/others)*11.Dec.2016.
1933: Buddy Knox (US singer, guitarist)*14.Feb.1999.
José Vicente Asuar (Chilean composer,
pioneer of electroacoustic)*12.Jan.2017.
Ove Verner Hansen (Danish actor, opera singer)*20.Feb.2016.
Douglas/Alan Douglas Rubenstein
1930: Sally Ann Howes (English-born singer, actress)
Ind (UK bassist; freelance/solo).
1927: Michael Gielen (Austrian
1924: Mort Garson (Canadian composer)*04.Jan.2008.
Ernie Wilkins Jr (US bop multi sax; Count Basie/freelance/own
1922: Joachim-Ernst Berendt (German
journalist, music critic, producer)*04.Feb.2000.
saxophonist, clarinetist, composer)*20.Sept.1982.
Vilém Tauský (Czech conductor, composer)*16.March.2004.
1918: Cindy Walker
(American singer, songwriter, dancer)*23.March.2006.
1914: Teddy Kleindin (German jazz clarinetist).
1910: Vilém Tauský (Czech conductor, composer)*16.March.2004.
1902: Jimmy Kennedy (Irish composer)*06.April.1984.
1985: Paloma Faith Blomfield (UK singer-songwriter,
1983: Eivør Pálsdóttir (Faroese singer)
1982: Claudette Ortiz (US soul singer).
1982: David Parker
(UK jazz bebop musician)?
1981: Blake Lewis (US singer; American Idol
1978: Damian Marley (Jamaican
reggae artist, singer, songwriter).
Andrew Stockdale (Australian
guitarist, singer; Wolfmother).
1974: Terry Coldwell (UK vocalist, East 17).
1971: Marcus Eoin (Scottish multi-musician; Boards of Canada)
Charlotte Gainsbourg (French actress, singer)
1969: Emerson Hart (US
songwriter, vocalist, guitarist, producer; Tonic).
1961: Amar Singh Chamkila
(Punjabi folk singer)
1961: Jim Martin (US guitar, Faith No More).
1960: Amar Singh Chamkila (Punjabi folk singer)*08.March.1988.
1957: George Landress (US songwriter, music producer)
Franklin Kiermyer (Canadian jazz drummer; freelance).
1955: Taco Ockerse (Dutch singer, entertainer)
1955: Henry Christian
Priestman (UK vocals, keyboards, The Christians).
1955: Howie Epstein (US rock bassist; Tom Petty / many more)*23.Feb.2003.
Lewis Quarrington (Canadian
novelist, playwright, screenwriter, musician)*21.Jan.2010.
1949: Hirini Melbourne (Maori composer, singer, university lecturer, poet,
1948: Teruzane Utada (Japanese music record producer, manager)
1948: Cat Stevens/Yusuf Islam/Steven Demetre Georgiou (singer/songwriter).
1946: Barry Whitwam (UK drums, Herman's Hermits).
1945: Mike Wilsh
(UK bass, keyboards; Four Pennies).
Henry McCullough (Nth Irish guitarist, vocalist, songwriter; Grease Band/Wings/others)*13.June.2016.
Sid Selvidge (US guitarist,
Boy and the Neutrons)*02.May.2013.
1942: Alan James Bown (UK trumpet player; The Embers/John Barry Seven/The
Alan Bown Set).
1939: Kim Fowley (US singer, keyboards, producer; freelance)*15.Jan.2015.
1938: Anton Kuerti (Canadian pianist, composer, conductor)
1935: Pierre Cullaz (French guitarist; many sessions/bands)*01.Jan.2014.
1932: Kaye Stevens (US
1931: Sonny Clark/Conrad Yeatis (US hard jazz & bop pianist; leader/sideman/guest)*13.Jan.1963.
1931: Plas Johnson (US jazzman, tenor sax; freelance).
Merrill/Jelena Ana Milcetic (US vocalist, jazz, R&B; solo/guest).
Bakshi (Indian lyricist)*30.March.2002.
Kay Starr/Katherine Laverne Starks (US singer, actress)*03.Nov.2016.
Désiré Dondeyne (French conductor, composer)*12.Feb.2015.
1920: Isaac Stern (Ukrainian
Country singer; The Carter Family Show)*08.Jan.1979.
1992: Selena Marie Gomez
Arsenie Todiras (Moldovan
1981: Ala Ghawas (Bahraini singer, songwriter)
Kate Ryan (Belgian singer)
1980: Tablo (Korean hip-hop musician;
1976: Kokia/Akiko Yoshida (Japanese singer-songwriter)
1973: Rufus Wainwright (Canadian/American, singer-songwriter).
Daniel Jones (English-born Australian one half of the Australian pop duo Savage
1971: Chris Helme (UK vocals; Seahorses/The Yards/solo).
1969: Jason Becker (US guitarist, composer; Cacophony/David Lee Roth/solo).
1969: Despina Vandi (Greek singer)
1969: Joel Hastings (Canadian
1967: Rhys Ifans/Rhys Owain Evans (Welsh actor, singer; Super Furry Animals/The
1967: Pat Badger (US bassist; Extreme Daemon/In The Pink/Super
Trans Atlantic/Tribe Of Judah).
1964: Will Calhoun (American drummer,
photographer; Living Colour/sessionist/guest).
1963: Emily Saliers
(US vocals, guitar, banjo, piano, mandolin, ukelele; Indigo Girls).
Martine St. Clair (Canadian singer)
1961: Keith Sweat (US
R&B, soul singer, record producer; LSG).
1960: Jon Oliva (US vocalist and keyboardist Savatage)
Lucas Maree (South African singer, songwriter)*18.Feb.2011.
1956: Mick Pointer (UK drummer; Marillion/Arena).
1955: Joshua Breakstone (US jazz guitar; freelance).
1954: Al Di
Meola (US guitarist; Return to Forever/freelance).
1954: Johannes "Hannes"
Bauer (German trombonist)*06.May.2016.
1953: Jimmy Bruno (US jazz guitarist)
Richard Bennett (US guitarist, sideman, sessionist, record producer)
1949: Alan Menken (US composer)
1947: Don Henley (US drummer,
vocals; The Eagles/guest).
1947: Terry Clements (US long time guitarist
with Gordon Lightfoot)*20.Feb.2011.
Stephen M. Wolownik (American-Russian
Hans Reffert (German
musician, composer, artist;
1946: Mireille Mathieu (French singer)
Rick Davies (UK vocals, keyboards; Supertramp).
1943: Bobby Sherman (US singer, actor; television series Shindig!/solo).
1941: Estelle Bennett
(US singer, The Ronettes)*11.Feb.2009.
1941: George Clinton (US singer, musician; Parliament, Funkadelic)
Thomas Wayne Perkins (American hillbillie singer)*15.Aug.1971.
1940: George Clinton
(US vocals, keyboards, synthesizer; Parliament/ Funkadelic).
(Dominican Latin jazz saxophonist, multi-instrumentalist)*10.Aug.2007.
1937: Chuck Jackson (US R&B & soul singer; Del Vikings/solo).
1937: Bob Downes (UK vocals, saxophone, flute).
Patterson (US jazz organ; Sonny Stitt's Band/freelance)*10.Feb.1988.
1934: Junior Cook/Herman Cook (US tenor saxophonist; Horace Silver Quintet/freelance)*03.Feb.1992.
jazz double bassist;
1925: Hal Schaefer (US jazz pianist)
Margaret Whiting (American popular singer)*10.Jan.2011.
Bill Perkins (US jazzman, multi-sax player,
1924: Al Haig (US jazz pianist; freelance)*16.Nov.1982.
1923: Mukesh Chand Mathur (Indian
1913: Gorni Kramer/Kramer
bandleader, multi-musician, songwriter)*26.Oct.1995.
Licia Albanese (Italian-born American operatic soprano)*15.Aug.2014.
Katy B/Kathleen Brien (UK singer-songwriter)
1984: Matthew Murphy
(UK guitarist, keyboard, singer; The Wombats)
1981: Stevo 32/Steve
Jocz (drummer; Sum 41).
Williams (USvocals; Destiny's Child).
1978: Stefanie Sun (Singaporean
1977: Saeed Modarres (Persian singer)
Gallant (Canadian bassist; Billy Talent)
1973: Himesh Reshammiya (Indian
Bollywood composer, singer, actor)
1973: Shannon Leigh Brown (US country
Healy (Scottish vocalist, guitar; Travis).
1971: Chris Michalek (US
jazz harmonica player)
1971: Dalvin DeGrate (US rap artist, vocals;
1971: Chad Gracey (US drummer;
1971: Alison Krauss (US bluegrass-country singer, fiddle player).
1970: Sam Watters (US
songwriter, record producer; Color Me Badd).
1969: Kem Owens (US R&B/soul singer, songwriter, producer).
Nick Menza (German drums; Megadeth).
Titiyo Yambalu Felicia Jah (Swedish singer)
Rob Dickinson (UK vocalist, guitar; Catherine Wheel).
1965: Slash /Saul
Hudson (US lead guitarist; Guns N' Roses/Velvet
Nick Menza (German-born US drummer;
1964: Tim Kellett (UK
keyboards & trumpet; Durutti Column/Simply Red).
1963: Yuval Gabay (Israeli-born drummer, vocalist; Soul Coughing/U.V Ray).
1961: Martin Gore (UK
keyboards; Depeche Mode).
1959: Alan Barnes
(UK Reeds player;
1959: Pedro Aznar (Argentine vocalist, percussionist; The
Pat Metheny Group).
1958: Loren Schoenberg (US jazz historian, writer
of liner notes, tenor saxophonist).
Dennis Greaves (UK guitarist, vocals; Nine Below Zero/The Truth).
Marisa DeFranco (Canadian singer; member of the
1952: Janis Siegel (US singer; Manhattan Transfer)?
1950: Blair Thornton (Canadian
guitar; Bachman Turner Overdrive).
Hall (US singer, guitar; John Hall Band/Orleans).
1947: David Essex/David
Albert Cook (UK singer, actor).
1947: Lakshminarayana Subramaniam
(Indian jazz fusion violinist; freelance).
1946: Andy Mackay (UK
sax, multi-musician; Roxy Music/sessionist/guest).
1946: Khan Jamal (US vibraphonist).
1944: Dino Danelli (US
drums; Young Rascals/freelance).
Tony Joe White (US singer, songwriter, guitar).
1942: Madeline Bell (US soul singer; Bradford Singers/sessionist/solo).
1935: Cleveland Duncan (US lead vocals; Penguins)*07.Nov.2012.
1934: Tony Lee/Anthony Leedham Lee (UK
1934: Steve Lacy (US jazzman, sopranino & soprano
sax player; Freelance)*04.June.2004.
Roberts (English pianist)*03.Nov.2014.
Royston Nash (UK conductor; D'Oyly Carte
1930: Richie Kamuca (US jazzman, tenor
sax player; Freelance)*22.July.1977.
1929: Danny Barcelona (Hawaiian drummer; Hawaiian Dixieland All-Stars)?
1926: Cedella Malcolm Marley Booker (Jamaican
mother of musician Bob Marley)*08.April.2008.
1923: Claude Luter (French
clarinet player, soprano saxophone)*06.Oct.2006.
Amalia Mendoza (Mexican singer)*11.June.2001.
Amália da Piedade Rodrigues (Portuguese
Official documents give her date of birth as July 23rd, but Amália Rodrigues
always said her birthday was July 1st 1920.
1919: Jim Chapin (US jazz drummer, tutor).
1915: Emmett Berry (US
jazzman, trumpet player; freelance)*22.June.1993.
Clarence Holiday (US
jazz guitarist and father to Billie Holiday)*01.March.1937.
1984: Dhani Lennevald (Swedish
1979: Stat Quo/Stanley Benton (US rapper)
Mecca/Mary Ann Vieira (alternative hip
hop group Digable Planets).
1971: John Partridge (UK singer)
Elli Kokkinou (Greek singer)
Jennifer Lopez (US
1968: Kristin Chenoweth
(US singer, actress)
Mo-Do/Fabio Frittelli (Italian techno musician)*06.Feb.2013.
1961: Paul Geary (US drummer; Extreme).
Mick Karn/Anthony Michaelides (UK-Cypriot bassist, multi-musician;
1957: Larry Gott (UK guitarist, keyboard, flute; James).
Tillis (US singer, actress).
Faddis (US jazzman, trumpet player, artistic director; freelance)
1951: Verdine White (US bassist; Earth, Wind & Fire).
Lynval Golding (UK-Jamaican guitarist; Specials).
Gypie Mayo/John Phillip Cawthra (UK
rock guitarist; Dr Feelgood/others)*23.Oct.2013.
Jadranka Stojakovic (Yugoslav singer-songwriter)*03.May.2016.
1949: Yves Duteil (French singer, songwriter)
Albert Bouchard (US drummer, songwriter, vocals; Blue Oyster Cult).
1947: Peter Serkin (American pianist)
1945: Alan Whitehead (UK
Jim Armstrong (Irish vocals, guitarist; Them/Van
Heinz/Heinz Henry Georg Schwartze (German vocalist, bassist; Tornados/solo)*07.April.2000.
1941: Barbara Love (UK singer; Friends Of Distinction/solo)?
Bobby Angelo/Bobby Vincent/Robert
Hemmings (UK singer; Bobby Vincent &
the Shadows/Bobby Angelo & the Tuxedos).
1939: Charles McPherson (Jazzman,
alto Sax; bandleader/freelance).
1936: Max Duane Barnes (US singer,
songwriter; the Golden Rockets)*11.Jan.2004.
Ahmad Alaadeen (US jazz saxophonist, educator)*15.Aug.2010.
(Venezuelan folk singer, composer)*24.Jan.2011.
(Canadian record producer)*13.May.2011.
1921: Billy Taylor (US jazz pianist, composer; Ben Webster's Quartet/own
1921: Giuseppe Di Stefano (Italian operatic tenor)*03.March.2008.
1918: Ruggiero Ricci (US violinist, teacher, author)*06.Aug.2012.
1917: Robert Farnon (Canadian-born conductor, composer, arranger, trumpeter)*23.April.2005.
1904: Leo Arnaud (French-American composer)*26.April.1991.
1880: Ernest Bloch (Swiss composer)*15.July.1959.
Lil Phat/Melvin Vernell III (US rap artist)*07.June.2012.
1992: Alex Bilbo (US vocalist, Girl Authority).
1988: Sarah Geronimo
(Filipina actress, singer)
1980: Diam's/Mélanie Georgiades (French
1979: Amy Adams (US singer)
Dani Filth (UK singer; Cradle of Filth)
1971: Roger Creager (US country music singer-songwriter)
Blade (US drummer; SFJAZZ Collective/Yaya3).
1970: Richard Colburn
(Scottish drummer Belle & Sebastian/Reindeer Section/Snow Patrol/sessions).
1966: Maureen Herman (US bassist; Babes in Toyland)
1966: Lynda Lemay
(French Canadian singer)
Aki Sirkesalo (Finnish musician, TV personality;Giddyups/Veeti
& the Velvets)*26.Dec.2004.
1962: Robert Lucas (US harmonica player, slide guitar).
Moore (US guitar, vocals; Sonic Youth/Ciccone Youth).
Randall "Randy" Bewley (US guitarist,
1951: Verdine White (US bassist, vocals; Earth, Wind & Fire).
Mark Clarke (UK bass player; Colosseum/Uriah Heep).
1948: Steve Goodman
(US folk singer, songwriter)*20.Sept.1984.
Bob Williamson (UK singer-songwriter, guitarist
1946: Jose 'Chepito' Areas (Nicaraguan percussionist; Santana).
Rita Marley (Jamaican-Cuban singer; I Threes)
1944: Tom Dawes (US
vocalist, guitarist; The Cyrkle).
1943: Jim McCarty (UK drummer; The
1942: Bruce Woodley (Australia vocalist, guitarist; The
1941: Manuel "Manny" Charlton (Spanish guitarist,
singer, songwriter; Nazareth/solo).
"Tollarparn" Eriksson (Swedish jazz
1934: Don Ellis (US jazz musician, trumpeter, composer)*17.Dec.1978.
1928: Keter Betts (US jazz double bassist)*06.Aug.2005.
1925: William 'Benny' Benjamin/Papa Zita (US drummer; Funk Brothers/Motown/session)*20.April.1969.
1930: Annie Ross (UK jazz singer; Lambert, Hendricks & Ross/solo).
1908: Dr. Srinivasa Iyer (Indian Carnatic vocalist)*31.Oct.2003.
1907: Johnny Hodges (US soprano & alto sax, clarinet; Duke Ellington/Freelance)*11.May.1970.
1895: Yvonne Printemps/Yvonne
Willigniolle Dupre (French actress, singer)*19.Jan.1977.
Casella (Italian composer)*05.March.1947.
Taylor Momsen (US actress, singer)
1989: Areti Ketime (Greek singer, santouri
1980: Dave Baksh
(Canadian lead guitar; Sum 41).
(US singer; Watch Me Burn)
1977: Rebecca St. James (Australian-born singer)
& Wine/Samuel Beam (US
singer, songwriter, guitarist).
1972: Wayne Wonder/Von Wayne Charles
1970: Joan Wasser (US singer-songwriter, violinist;
1967: DJ Headliner/Timothy Barnwell (hip-hop artist; Arrested
1963: Andy Timmons (US guitarist; Danger Danger/Pawn
Kings/Andy Timmons Band/many others)
Miranda Joyce (UK vocalist, saxophone; 2Tone/Belle Stars)
1962: Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh (Irish fiddler, vocalist; Altan)
1961: Andy Connell (UK keyboards, piano, composer, arranger; Swing Out
Cherone (US vocalist; Extreme/Van Halen/ Tribe
1958: Angela Hewitt (Canadian classical pianist)
1953: Robert Phillips (US classical guitarist)
1949: Roger Taylor
(UK drums, multi-musisian, vocals, songwriter, composer; Queen/guest).
1945: Betty Davis (US funk, rock and soul singer)
Roger Smalley (UK-born Australian composer, pianist, conductor)*18.Aug.2015.
1943: Colin Dawson (UK lead vocals; The Detours-early Who)
1943: Mick Jagger (UK
vocalist, songwriter, actor; Rolling Stones).
Willie "Popsy" Dixon (US
drummer, vocalist; The Holmes Brothers)*09.Jan.2015.
Gian Franco Pagliaro (Italian
singer, poet, actor)*27.March.2012.
1941: Neil Landon/Patrick Cahill (UK vocalist; The Ivy League/Flowerpot
1941: Brenton Wood
Darrow Brown (US
Richard Marlow (English organist and choral
1938: Bobby Hebb (US
singer-songwriter, spoons, multi-instruments)*03.Aug.2010.
1938: Darlene Love (US singer; Crystals/solo).
1938: Joanne Brackeen (jazz
Blakey's Jazz Messengers/Freelance/guest).
Rodney Milnes/Rodney Milnes Blumer OBE (UK music
1935: Wally Gerassimoff (US jazz bassist; Leslie "Tarzan"
Czimber/Tommy Sheridan Trio/Four Star Quartet)
(Puerto Rican guitarist, cuatro player).
1931: Fred Luther Foster (US
songwriter, record producer, founder of Monument Records).
1929: Charlie Persip (US
jazz drummer; Dizzy Gillespie's big band/freelance/guest).
1929: Jimmy Sacca (US singer; The Hilltoppers)*07.March.2015.
1929: Alexis Weissenberg (Bulgarian-born French pianist)*08.Jan.2012.
La Rue OBE/Daniel Carroll
(Irish-born British female impersonator, singer)*31.May.2009.
James "Jim" Foglesong (US country
music executive; Dot/ABC/Capitol/MCA)*09.July.2013.
1924: Louie Bellson (US
jazz drummer, songwriter; Ellington/Dorsey/freelance/guest).
Oreste Kirkop (Maltese
opoeratic tenor, actor)*10.May.1998.
Andrzej Koszewski (Polish
composer, musicologist, music publicist)*17.Feb.2015.
1922: Gérard Calvi/Grégoire
Adams/Roberta Louise Osborn (US
Hawkins (US jazz trumpet player, big bandleader,
Koussevitzky (Russian conductor, composer, double-bassist; Boston S.O.)*04.June.1951.
1990: Cheyenne Kimball (US singer-songwriter and
Fred Mascherino (US guitarist; Taking Back Sunday)
1974: Eason Chan (Hong Kong singer)
1974: Pete Yorn (US singer-songwriter,
Abe Cunningham (US drummer; Deftones)
1969: Timo Maas (German electronica DJ)
1967: Juliana Hatfield
[US singer, guitar, songwriter; Blake Babies).
Court/Paul Jonathan Court (vocals, guitar; The
1964: Rex Brown (US bassist; Pantera).
Mueller (US bass player; Soul Asylum)*17.June.2005.
1963: Karrin Allyson (US jazz vocalist)
Jean Toussaint (US jazz Saxophonist; Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers/own band).
1960: Conway Savage (Australian bassist; Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds).
1956: Deirdre Cartwright (UK guitarist, composer; The Deirdre Cartwright
1953: Suzi Carr (UK singer).
1950: Michael Vaughn
(UK guitarist; Paper Lace).
1949: Maureen McGovern (US singer, Broadway
1949: Rory MacDonald [Scottish vocals, bass, songwriter;
Christopher Jackson (Canadian organist, harpsichordist, choral conductor)*25.Sept.2015.
1947: Andy McMaster (UK bassist, keyboardist, vocalist; Motors).
1944: Bobbie Gentry/Roberta Streeter (US singer, songwriter).
Tony Capstick (UK comedian, actor, singer and broadcaster)*23.Oct.2003.
1944: Barbara Thompson (UK
clarinet, flute; Apollo Saxophone Quartet/guest).
1943: Al Ramsey (US
guitarist; Gary Lewis and the Playboys).
1943: Mary Love Comer/Mary Ann
Varney (US soul and gospel singer)*23.June.2013.
1942: Édith Butler (Canadian singer, songwriter)
Boesch (Austrian baritone)
1940: Oliver Tobin (Irish accordianist,bassist;
Silver Star Ceili/Fontana Showband/Impact Showband).
1938: Isabelle Aubret
1937: Charlie Shoemake (US musician, vibes; George
1933: Nick Reynolds (US bongos, founder member;
Andy White (Scottish drummer; sessionist)*09.Nov.2015.
1929: Harvey Fuqua (US singer, songwriter, producer; Moonglows, Motown
1927: Guy Carawan (US folk singer, musician, civil rights activist)*02.May.2015.
Charlie Queener (US Dixieland, swing, jazz pianist;
Rose (US cellist)*16.Nov.1984.
Robert Raimbourg (French actor and singer)*23.Sept.1970.
1915: Mario del Monaco
1912: Igor Markevitch
(Ukrainian-born composer, conductor)*07.March.1983.
Erno Dohnányi (Hungarian pianist, conductor, composer)*09.Feb.1960.
1990: Soulja Boy Tell 'Em/DeAndre Cortez Way (US
1988: Ayla Brown (US
1982: Ágústa Eva Erlendsdóttir
(Icelandic singer, actress).
1981: Nancy Alexiadi (Greek singer)
1980: Stephen Christian (US singer; Anberlin)
1980: Noel Sullivan (Welsh vocalist; Hear'Say).
1979: Lee Min-Woo (Korean singer; Shinhwa).
1979: Birgitta Haukdal
1978: Hitomi Yaida (Japanese singer-songwriter)
1977: Tiago Andres Vaz (Brazilian composer, singer; Null Pointer Band).
1976: Coby Dick/Jacoby Dakota Shaddix (lead singer; Papa Roach/Fight the Sky).
1975: Leonor Ceballos Watling (Spanish singer, actress).
Dupré (Quebec humorist, singer)
1972: Dan Warton (drums;
Neds Atomic Dustbin).
1971: Stephen Lynch (US actor, comic and singer).
1969: Michael Amott (Swedish guitarist; Carcass/Arch Enemy/Spiritual Beggars).
1967: Taka Hirose (Japanese bassist; Feeder).
1966: Shikao Suga (Japanese
1965: Priscilla Chan (Hong Kong singer)
Delfeayo Marsalis (jazz trombone, record producer).
1965: Texas Axile/Anthony
Doughty (keyboards, drums; Transvision Vamp).
1965: Nick Banks (UK
1962: Rachel Sweet (US singer, actress).
1955: Gerald Veasley (American
jazz bass guitarist;
1955: Gregg Giuffria (US keyboardist; Angel/House
1954: Steve Morse (Guitar, Banjo; Deep Purple/guest/session).
1954: Nnenna Freelon (US jazz vocalist).
1949: Steve Took/Stephen
Porter (UK drummer, bass, piano, vocals; Tyrranosaurus Rex)*27.Oct.1980.
1949: Simon Kirke (UK drums, Free/Bad Company).
1949: Peter Doyle
(Australian singer, New Seekers)*13.Oct.2001.
singer, songwriter; Buckner & Garcia)*17.Nov.2011.
i(Japanese guitarist, singer-songwriter, Happy End,solo)*30.Dec.2014.
1948: Gerald Casale (US vocalist, bassist,
1946: Jonathan Edwards (vocals, harmonica, guitar, folk/bluegrass).
1943: Rick Wright (UK piainist, keyboard; Pink Floyd/solo/guest)*15.Sept.2008.
1943: Mike Bloomfield (US guitarist, composer, Electric Flag/session/guest)*15.Feb.1981.
1941: Riccardo Muti (Italian conductor, MD of La Scala opera house/Philadelphia
1940: Phillip Proctor (US actor, voice actor; Firesign Theatre/Proctor
1938: George Cummings (steel guitar,songwriter, Dr.
Hook & The Medicine Show).
Arsen Dedic (Croatian singer-songwriter)*17.Aug.2015.
1936: Jim Galloway (Tenor & Soprano Sax, Clarinet; Wee Big Band).
1936: Jim Hughart (US classical and jazz bassist; freelance).
Simon Dee/Cyril Nicholas Henty-Dodd (UK radio disc jockey, TV presenter)*30.Aug.2009.
David "Junior" Kimbrough (US bluesman
1930: Doudou N'Diaye Rose/Mamadou Ndiaye (Senegalese
1926: Charlie Reed Biddle (Canadian
Bill Sevesi/Wilfred Jeffs (Tongan-born New Zealand steel guitar virtuoso)*23.April.2016.
1919: Milan Horvat (Croatian conductor)*01.Jan.2014.
1915: Frankie Yankovic (singer, accordian; The King of Polka)*14.Oct.1998.
1914: Carmen Dragon (US composer)*28.March.1984.
1904: Ikey Robinson (US jazz & blues banjoist, singer)*25.Oct.1990.
1901: Rudy Vallee (US singer, actor, multi-musician, bandleader, entertainer)*03.July.1986.
Jerkins (US songwriter, record producer)
1974: Afroman/Joseph Foreman (US hip-hop artist,
1973: Wanya Morris (US
vocals; Boyz II Men).
1972: Simon Jones (UK bassist; Verve).
Lisa Ekdahl (Swedish singer songwriter)
1968: Paavo Lötjönen
(Finnish Cellist; Apocalyptica)
1967: Chris Gorman (drummer, Belly/Gorman
1966: Miles Hunt (vocals; Wonder Stuff).
McBride/Martina Mariea Schiff (US singer, guitar, cello; solo).
John Sykes (UK guitarist; Thin Lizzy/Whitesnake/Tygers Of Pan Tang, Blue Murder/
1957: Alessandra Marc (US operatic soprano)
(Spanish rock guitarist;
Kaka de Luxe/Radio
1954: Michel Benita (Algeria-born Jazz bassist; ELB Trio/sessionist/freelance).
1953: Patty Scialfa (US singer; Bruce Springsteen Bands, now Mrs Springsteen).
1953: Geddy Lee/Gary Lee Weinrib (Canadian bassist, vocals; Rush).
1951: Michael Smitham (UK guitarist, vocals; The Fortunes)
Carlo Santanna (Italian guitarist; Paper Lace).
1946: Neal Doughty
(US keyboards; REO Speedwagon).
Michael David "Mike" Garson (US pianist; top sessionist/David Bowie/Smashing
Ole Erling/Erling Axel Olsen (Danish
1937: Ellyn Rucker (US jazz vocalist).
1935: Peter Schreier (US
1933: Randy Sparks (folk singer/songwriter; New Christy
Konstantin Orbelyan (Armenian pianist, composer, leader)*24.Apri.2014.
(US musical theatre
arranger, conductor, pianist)*18.April.2008.
1925: Mikis Theodorakis (Greek composer)
(British jazz guitarist, bandleader)*09.Feb.2009.
1916: Charlie Christian (US jazz guitarist, blues singer)*02.March.1942.
1907: Albert Wynn (US
jazz trombone, Creole Jazz Band)*1973
1900: Don Redman (US jazz man, vocals, all the reeds, arranger, band
1887: Sigmund Romberg (Hungarian operetta
1991: Diana Vickers (UK
singer, stage actress)
1990: Coco Sumner/Eliot
Sumner (Italy-born UK singer-songwriter, guitarist,
daughter of Sting)
1984: Michael Stephen (US
drummer; Groove Authority/studio musician).
Show Luo (Taiwanese
singer, television host, dancer, actor)
1977: Ian Watkins (Welsh singer; Lostprophets)
1975: Tiffini Talia Hale
(US singer, actress; New Mickey Mouse Club/The Party).
1971: Brad Hargraves (US drummer; Third Eye Blind).
Maurici (French singer, bassist, flute. piano; Les Charts/solo).
Elvis Crespo (Puerto Rican-US Merengue singer)
1968: Sean Moore (Welsh
drummer; Manic Street Preachers).
1966: Louise Wener (UK vocals, Sleeper).
1966: Jyoti Mishra (Indian electronic musician; White Town).
Craig Gannon (UK guitarist, rhythm guitar; The
Bluebells/Aztec Camera/The Smiths).
Dwayne O'Brien (US country musician, rhythm guitar, vocals; Little Texas).
1959: Vaughan Toulouse/Vaughan Cotillard (UK frontman; Department S)*Aug.1991.
1958: Neal McCoy (US country singer).
1958: Kate Bush (UK singer,
1958: Kevin Mahogany (US jazz vocalist, saxophone,
1957: Rat Scabies/Christopher Miller (UK drummer; The Damned/freelance).
1956: Phil Fearon (UK vocalist, keyboards, producer; Galaxy/Kandidate).
1953: Hal Smith (US jazz drummer; Frisco Syncopaters/Down Home Jazz Band/others)
Frank Stallone (US singer, guitarist, actor, brother
of Sylvester Stallone)
1949: Duck Baker/Richard R. Baker IV (US fingerstyle
1949: Joyce Jones (US singer; First Choice).
Hugh Nicholson (Scottish guitarist, vocals; The Poets/Marmalade).
Lawton (US guitar
virtuoso, singer, composer;
1948: Otis Taylor (US blues guitar, banjo, mandolin, harmonica, vocalist).
Julia Tsenova (Bulgarian composer, pianist)*11.April.2010.
1946: Jeffrey 'Hammond' Hammond (UK bassist; Jethro Tull).
David Sanborn (US saxophonist, flautist; session player).
(US songwriter, singer, musician, producer)*08.Jan.2013.
1941: Paul Anka (Italian/Canadian
singer, songwriter; writer of "My Way").
Big Jack Johnson (US
guitarist, singer, composer;
Jelly Roll Kings/solo)*14.March.2011.
1937: James Spaulding (US jazz saxophonist; World Saxophone Quartet).
1936: Buddy Guy (US rock guitarist, blues guitarist, singer, solo/guest/session).
1933: Edd 'Kookie' Byrnes (US actor, singer)
Guy Béart/Guy Béhar-Hasson (French
1927: Tony Hiller (British songwriter; many chart hits)
Stan Stennett (Welsh comic entertainer, actor,
1926: Christine McGuire (US singer; The McGuire Sisters)
1925: Antoine Duhamel (French
1922: Senen Suarez (Cuban guitarist,
composer, arranger, writer)*06.Oct.2013.
1921: Grant Johannesen (US pianist)*27.March.2005.
1912: Benny Featherstone (Tasmanian
drummer, trumpet player, bandleader)*06.April.1977.
1903: Hilton Jefferson (US jazz alto saxophonist)*14.Nov.1968.
1899: Gerald Moore CBE (UK pianist)*13.March.1987.
Krystal Meyers (US
Christian singer, songwriter).
1981: Ira Losco
1981: M. Shadows/Matthew Charles
Sanders (US lead singer; Avenged Sevenfold).
1979: Jade Kwan (Hong Kong singer)
1978: Will Champion (UK drummer; Coldplay).
1976: Joshua Cain (US guitarist, record producer; Motion City Soundtrack)
Allan von Schenkel (US double
bassist, music promoter, composer)
1973: Jerry Rivera (Puerto Rican
1971: John 5/John
Lowery (US guitar; Marilyn Manson/solo/guest/sessionist).
1967: CoLD SToRAGE/Tim Wright (Welsh video game music composer)
Minako Honda (Japanese singer and musical actress)*06.Nov.2005.
1964: Robert "Fuzz" Townsend (UK drummer; Pop Will Eat Itself/Bentley
1964: James Steven Ignatius 'Jim' Corr (Irish guitarist,
keyboardist, vocals; The Corrs).
1963: Norman Cook/Fatboy Slim (UK
bassist, DJ, producer; Housemartins)
1960: Malcolm Ross (Scottish guitarist;
Josef K/Orange Juice/Aztec Camera).
1959: Stanley Jordan (US jazz fusion
Fernando Otero (Argentinian singer, composer; Blusera Memphis/solo)*12.June.2012.
1958: Bill Berry (US drummer; R.E.M./Hindu Love Gods).
Ash (UK guitar, sax, singer, songwriter; Bauhaus/Tones on Tail/Love &
1955: Jakie Quartz (French singer)
1953: Hugh MacDowell
(UK celloist; Electric Light Orchestra).
1951: Howard Levy (US
jazzman, harmonica, keyboards; sessionist/guest/freelance/solo).
Carlo Karges (German guitarist, keyboards, songwriter; Novalis/guitarist for
Blue (US singer, songwriter; The Nice Jewish Boys)*17.March.2006.
1947: Karl Green (UK bassist, harmonica, Herman Hermits).
Bob Welch (US guitarist, singer; Fleetwood Mac/Paris/solo)*07.June.2012.
(some sources Aug 31st)
1945: Gary Lewis/Gary Lee Levitch (US drummer, vocals; Gary Lewis &
the Playboys, son of Jerry Lewis)
1943: Lobo/Roland Kent Lavoie (US
1937: Bonnie Jean Brown (US country singer; The
1931: Kenny Burrell (US jazz guitarist; Dizzy Gillespie/many
1931: Ivan Rebroff (German singer, folk to opera)*27.Feb.2008.
1923: Ahmet Ertegün (Turkish-American
co-founder of Atlantic Records)*14.Dec.2006.
1918: Henry "Hank" Jones (US jazz pianist, bandleader,
1911: George Liberace
(US violinist; brother of pianist Liberace)*16.Oct.1983.
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