English History (Part 29)

Historical Events


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  • 1944-11-27 Trevor Leonard Ward-Davies 'Dozy', English musician (Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich), born in Enford, Wilshire (d. 2015)
  • 1944-12-06 Jonathan King, English singer-songwriter (Everyone's Gone to the Moon) and record producer, born in London
  • 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)
  • 1945-02-19 Thomas Brasch, German writer and film director, born in Westow, England (d. 2001)
  • 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

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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, English 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, English bassist (Moody Blues-Nights in White Satin), born in Birmingham
  • 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

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1945-07-26 Helen Mirren [Ilyena Lydia Vasilievna Mironoff], English actress (The Queen, The Madness of King George), born in London, England

Actress Helen Mirren
Actress
Helen Mirren
  • 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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1946-01-03 John Paul Jones [John Baldwin], English rock bassist and songwriter (Led Zeppelin - Stairway to Heaven), born in London

Musician John Paul Jones
Musician
John Paul Jones

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1946-01-06 Syd Barrett, English guitarist and early vocalist of the band Pink Floyd, born in Cambridge, England (d. 2006)

Rocker Syd Barrett
Rocker
Syd Barrett
  • 1946-01-19 Julian Barnes, England, writer (Before She Met Me)
  • 1946-01-27 Kim Gardner, England, rock bassist (Ashton, Gardner & Dyke)
  • 1946-02-01 Elisabeth Sladen, actress (Doctor Who, The Sarah Jane Adventures), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1946-02-05 Charlotte Rampling, England, actress (Zardoz, Night Porter, Verdict)
  • 1946-02-11 Ian Porterfield, English footballer (d. 2007)
  • 1946-02-14 David Green, English TV/video producer

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1946-02-21 Alan Rickman, English actor (Robin Hood Prince of Thieves, Die Hard, Harry Potter), born in Hammersmith, London (d. 2016)

  • 1946-02-24 John Stapleton, English television presenter
  • 1946-03-04 Michael Ashcroft, English entrepreneur/multi-millionaire (Hawley-ADT)
  • 1946-03-06 David Jon Gilmour, Grantchester Cambridgeshire, English rock guitarist (Pink Floyd-Brick in the Wall)
  • 1946-03-07 Matthew Fisher, rock keyboardist (Procol Harum), born in London, England
  • 1946-03-14 Jasper Carrott, English comedian (Jane & the Lost City, Detectives)
  • 1946-03-15 David Wall, English ballet dancers/director (Royal Academy of Dancing)
  • 1946-03-25 Cliff Balsam, English footballer
  • 1946-04-01 Ronnie "Plonk" Lane, rock bassist (Small Faces-Hey Girl), born in London, England
  • 1946-04-04 Dave Hill, English rock guitarist (Slade-Coz I Love You), born in Holbeton, Devon
  • 1946-04-18 Hayley Mills, actress (Parent Trap, Pollyanna), born in London, England
  • 1946-04-19 Tim Curry, Cheshire England, actor (Rocky Horror Show)
  • 1946-05-02 David Suchet, English actor
  • 1946-05-07 Brian Turner, English celebrity chef
  • 1946-05-10 Graham Gouldman, bassist (10cc-No Milk Today), born in Manchester, England
  • 1946-05-10 Dave Mason, Worcester England, singer/songwriter (We Just Disagree)
  • 1946-05-22 Howard Kendall, English footballer and football manager (Everton), born in Ryton, County Durham (d. 2015)
  • 1946-05-24 Jeremy Treglown, English scholar/editor (TLS)
  • 1946-05-26 Mick Ronson, English musician (d. 1993)
  • 1946-05-27 Lewis Collins, English actor, (d. 2013)
  • 1946-06-02 Peter Sutcliffe, English murderer "The Yorkshire Ripper"
  • 1946-06-03 Ian Hunter, England, rocker (Mott the Hoople-All the Young Dudes)
  • 1946-06-03 Penelope Wilton [Penelope Alice], Scarborough, North Yorkshire, English actress (Cry Freedom, Norman Conquests)
  • 1946-06-12 Harry Glasper, English writer
  • 1946-06-21 Maurice Saatchi, English advertising CEO (Saatchi & Saatchi)
  • 1946-06-25 Ian McDonald, rock guitarist (Foreigner, King Crimson), born in London, England
  • 1946-06-26 Clive Francis, actor (Masada), born in London, England
  • 1946-07-09 Natasha Pyne, English actress
  • 1946-07-17 Alun Armstrong, English actor (New Tricks), born in Anfield Plain, County Durham
  • 1946-07-23 Andy MacKay, rock sax/oboe (Roxy Music-Dance Away), born in London, England
  • 1946-08-15 Tony Robinson, English actor and television presenter

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1946-08-23 Keith Moon, English rock drummer (Who-I'm A Boy), born in London, England (d. 1978)

Rocker Keith Moon
Rocker
Keith Moon

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