English History (Part 28)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2701 - 2,800 of 4,443

  • 1944-03-01 Roger Daltrey, English rocker/actor/producer (The Who-Tommy)
  • 1944-03-17 Pattie Boyd, English photographer and author (Mrs George Harrison/Mrs Eric Clapton)
  • 1944-03-22 Jeremy Clyde, English musician (Chad and Jeremy) and actor, born in Dorney, Buckinghamshire
  • 1944-03-31 Mick Ralphs, English guitarist (Mott the Hoople, Bad Company)
  • 1944-04-01 Carol White, England, actress (Daddy's Gone a Hunting)
  • 1944-04-12 Lisa Jardine, British historian and writer, born in Oxford, England (d. 2015)
  • 1944-05-05 John Rhys-Davies, Salisbury England, actor (Sir Edward-Quest, Sliders)
  • 1944-05-05 Roger Raised, English actor (Nicholas Nickleby)
  • 1944-05-08 Gary Glitter, [Paul Gadd], England, rocker (Rock & Roll Part II)
  • 1944-05-10 Jackie Lomax, English singer-songwriter (Is This What You Want), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2013)
  • 1944-05-14 Francesca Annis, actress (Madame Bovary, Dune), born in London, England

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1944-05-20 Joe Cocker, English rock vocalist (With a Little Help from My Friends), born in Sheffield England, (d. 2014)

Rocker Joe Cocker
Rocker
Joe Cocker
  • 1944-05-25 Frank Oz, Hereford England, American muppetteer (Grover-Sesame Street, Muppet Show)
  • 1944-05-30 Lenny Davidson, rocker (Dave Clark 5-Glad All Over), born in London, England
  • 1944-06-01 Robert Powell, England, actor (Jigsaw Man, Shaka Zulu, Secrets)
  • 1944-06-12 Linda Foster, Lancaster England, actress (Doris-Hank)
  • 1944-06-20 David Roper, English actor
  • 1944-06-21 Jon Hiseman, English drummer, born in London
  • 1944-06-21 Ray Davies, singer/guitarist (Kinks-Come Dancing), born in London, England
  • 1944-06-22 Peter Asher, singer (Peter & Gordon-World Without Love), born in London, England
  • 1944-06-24 Jeff Beck, Surrey England, singer/guitarist (Jeff Beck Group)
  • 1944-07-07 Tony Jacklin, Scunthorpe England, PGA golfer (1970 US Open)
  • 1944-07-11 Peter de Savary, English financier/multi-millionaire
  • 1944-07-18 David Hemery, English 400m-hurdler (Oly-gold-1968)
  • 1944-07-21 Buchi Emecheta, Nigerian/English writer (Price of Bride)
  • 1944-07-22 Rick Davies, rock vocalist/keyboardist (Supertramp), born in London, England
  • 1944-08-02 Jim Capaldi, English singer/songwriter (Traffic-Something So Strong)
  • 1944-08-08 John Renbourn, English folk musician (Pentangle), born in London
  • 1944-08-20 John Povey, English musician, born in London
  • 1944-08-26 Richard A W G, English prince/duke of Gloucester
  • 1944-08-26 Stephen Greif, English actor
  • 1944-09-04 Christopher Needler, English sand industrialist (TCG Materials)
  • 1944-09-13 [Winifred] Jacqueline Bisset, England, actress (Class, Deep, Secrets)
  • 1944-09-26 Anne Robinson, English television host
  • 1944-10-09 John Entwistle, rock guitarist/vocalist (Who-Baba O'Riley), born in London, England
  • 1944-10-25 Jon Anderson, English rock singer for Yes
  • 1944-11-02 Keith Emerson, English rock musician (Emerson, Lake & Palmer), born in Todmorden, West Yorkshire (d. 2016)

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1944-11-10 Tim Rice, English lyricist (Chess Moves, 1 Night in Bangkok), born in Amersham, Buckinghamshire

Lyricist Tim Rice
Lyricist
Tim Rice
  • 1944-11-16 Joanna Pettit, actress (Knots Landing, Cry of the Innocent), born in London, England
  • 1944-11-22 Robert Iliffe, English publisher (Coventry Evening Telegraph)
  • 1944-11-27 Trevor Leonard Ward-Davies 'Dozy', English musician (Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich), born in Enford, Wilshire (d. 2015)
  • 1944-12-17 Bernard Hill, English actor
  • 1944-12-19 Alvin Lee, Nottingham England, rock vocals/guitarist (10 Years After), (d. 2013)
  • 1944-12-20 Jean Fergusson, English actress
  • 1944-12-21 Bill Atkinson, English footballer

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1945-01-10 Rod Stewart, British singer (Maggie Mae, Do You Think I'm Sexy), born in London, England

Singer Rod Stewart
Singer
Rod Stewart
  • 1945-01-20 Peter Beckwith, English real estate developer/multi-millionaire
  • 1945-01-26 Jacqueline du PrĂ©, English cellist (d. 1987)
  • 1945-01-28 Robert Wyatt, English musician
  • 1945-02-13 Roy Dyke, rock drummer (Ashton, Gardner & Dyke), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1945-02-13 David Tremlett, English Artist
  • 1945-02-14 Vic Briggs, England, rocker (Animals)
  • 1945-02-25 Elkie Brooks, rocker (Pearl's a Singer), born in Manchester, England
  • 1945-03-06 Hugh Grundy, Winchester England, drummer (Zombies-She's Not There)
  • 1945-03-09 Robin Trower, guitarist (Procol Harum-Whiter Shade of Pale), born in London, England
  • 1945-03-22 Jeremy Clyde, England, rocker (Chad & Jeremy-Yesterday's Gone)

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1945-03-30 Eric Clapton, English singer and guitarist (Tears in Heaven), born in Ripley, Surrey, England

Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Eric Clapton
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Eric Clapton

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1945-04-14 Ritchie Blackmore, English guitarist (Rainbow-Stone Cold, Deep Purple), born in Weston-super-Mare, England

  • 1945-04-20 Jimmy Winston, organist (Samll Facres-Itchycoo Park), born in London, England
  • 1945-05-02 Bob Henrit, English pop drummer (Kinks-Waterloo Sunset)
  • 1945-05-02 Robert Henrit, England, rocker (Argent)
  • 1945-05-02 Judge Dread, English musician (d. 1998)
  • 1945-05-12 Ian McLagan, English rocker (Faces), born in Hounslow, Middlesex, (d. 2014)
  • 1945-05-16 Nicky Chinn, English songwriter/producer (Chinn & Chapman)

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1945-05-19 Peter Townshend, Englisg rock guitarist, vocalist and composer (The Who-Tommy), born in London, England

  • 1945-05-23 Elliott Bernerd, English broker/multi-millionaire
  • 1945-05-30 Norman Eshley, English actor
  • 1945-06-17 Ken Livingstone, English politician (Mayor of London 2000-08), born in London
  • 1945-06-21 Chris Britton, England, rock guitarist (Troggs-Wild Thing)
  • 1945-06-24 Colin Blunstone, England, rocker (Zombies-Never Even Thought)
  • 1945-06-28 Dave Knights, rock bassist (Procol Harum-Conquistador), born in London, England
  • 1945-07-03 Iain MacDonald-Smith, England, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • 1945-07-06 Rodney Matthews, English fantasy artist and illustrator
  • 1945-07-07 James Rodford, English rock vocalist/bassist (Kinks-Mr Pleasant)

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1945-07-10 Virginia Wade, English tennis star (Wimbledon 1977), born in Bournemouth, England

Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion Virginia Wade
Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion
Virginia Wade
  • 1945-07-18 Danny McCullock, rocker (Animals), born in London, England
  • 1945-07-20 John Lodge, bassist (Moody Blues-Nights in White Satin), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1945-07-20 Viscount Petersham, English large landowner
  • 1945-07-21 Leigh Lawson, Atherston England, actress (Fire & Sword, Charlie Boy)
  • 1945-07-21 John Lowe, English darts player
  • 1945-07-26 Helen Mirren [Ilyena Lydia Vasilievna Mironoff], English actress (The Queen, The Madness of King George), born in London, England
  • 1945-08-09 Posy Simmonds, English cartoonist
  • 1945-08-16 Kevin Ayers, England, progressive rocker (Joy of a Toy), (d. 2013)
  • 1945-08-29 Chris Copping, Essex England, rock bassist (Procol Harum)
  • 1945-09-26 Bryan Ferry, England, rocker (Roxy Music-Let's Stick Together)
  • 1945-10-05 Geoff Leigh, English musician (Henry Cow)
  • 1945-10-07 Kevin Godley, rock vocalist (10cc), born in Manchester, England
  • 1945-10-14 Colin Hodgkinson, English musician (Whitesnake)
  • 1945-10-24 Anthony Christian, English artist
  • 1945-10-28 Wayne Fontana, rocker (Groovy Kind of Love), born in Manchester, England
  • 1945-11-11 Chris Dreja, rocker (Yardbirds), born in London, England
  • 1945-11-12 Valerie Leon, actress (Blood from Mummy's Tomb), born in London, England
  • 1945-11-24 Bev [Beverley] Bevan, rock drummer (ELO), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1945-12-12 Susi Hush, English television producer, born in Thurgoland, Yorkshire (d. 1995)
  • 1945-12-16 Bobby George, English professional darts player
  • 1945-12-17 Christopher Cazenove, England, actor (Ben-Dynasty)
  • 1945-12-17 Jacqueline Wilson, English author

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1945-12-30 Davy Jones, singer (Monkees-Last Train to Clarksville), born in Manchester, England (d. 2012)

Singer Davy Jones
Singer
Davy Jones

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1946-01-06 Syd Barrett, musician (early Pink Floyd band member), born in Cambridge, England

Rocker Syd Barrett
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Syd Barrett

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