English History (Part 29)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2801 - 2,900 of 4,443

  • 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
  • 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
  • 1946-04-18 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
  • 1946-08-26 Alison Steadman, actress (Life is Sweet), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1946-09-01 Barry Gibb, guitarist/singer (Bee Gees), born in Manchester, England
  • 1946-09-09 Pete Gavin, English rocker (Heads Hands & Feet), born in London
  • 1946-09-18 Nicholas Clay, English actor (d. 2000)
  • 1946-09-19 John Coghlan, rock drummer (Status Quo), born in London, England
  • 1946-09-19 Brian Henton, English racing driver
  • 1946-09-27 Robin Nedwell, English comedy actor (d. 1999)
  • 1946-09-28 Fiona Lewis, Westcliff England, actress (Stunts, Lisztomania)
  • 1946-10-10 Charles Dance, Redditch, Worcestershire, English actor/director (Alien 3, Jewel in the Crown)
  • 1946-10-10 Mildred Grieveson (aka: Anne Mather, Caroline Fleming, Cardine Fleming), English writer
  • 1946-10-10 Chris Tarrant, English TV presenter
  • 1946-10-14 Justin Hayward, England, vocalist (Moody Blues-Nights in White Satin)
  • 1946-10-17 Vicki Hodge, actress (Confessions of a Sex Maniac), born in London, England
  • 1946-10-19 Philip Pullman, English writer
  • 1946-10-29 Peter Green, [Peter Greenbaum], rocker (Fleetwood Mac), born in London, England
  • 1946-11-08 Roy Wood, rock vocalist/cellist (ELO), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1946-11-11 Len "Chip" Hawkes, English musician (the Tremeloes)
  • 1946-11-20 Ray Stiles, English musician (Mud, The Hollies), born in Guildford
  • 1946-11-23 Diana Quick, actress (Brideshead, Big Sleep, Odd Job), born in London, England
  • 1946-11-26 Angus Suttie, English potter
  • 1946-12-14 Jane Birkin, actress (Mrs Don Juan, Dark Places, Dust), born in London, England
  • 1946-12-16 Trevor Pinnock, English conductor and harpsichordist
  • 1946-12-19 Rosemary Conley, English businesswoman, author and broadcaster
  • 1946-12-29 Marianne Faithfull, English vocalist (Money), born in Hampstead, England
  • 1947-01-04 Chris Cutler, English musician and composer (Henry Cow, Art Bears)
  • 1947-01-04 Rick Stein, English chef and television presenter
  • 1947-01-06 Sandy Denny, country singer (Fairport Convention-If You Gotta Go), born in London, England

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1947-01-08 David Bowie [Jones], English singer-songwriter (Major Tom, Ziggy Stardust), born in London, England (d. 2016)

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
Singer-Songwriter
David Bowie
  • 1947-01-11 Anna Calder-Marshall, Kensington England, actress (Zulu Dawn)
  • 1947-01-13 John Lees, England, rock guitarist/vocalist (Medicine Man)
  • 1947-01-21 Pye Hastings, English singer and musician (Caravan)
  • 1947-01-30 Les Barker, English poet
  • 1947-02-03 Dave Davies, rock vocalist/guitarist (Kinks-Lola), born in London, England
  • 1947-02-10 Nicholas Owen, English newsreader
  • 1947-02-20 Peter Osgood, English footballer (d. 2006)
  • 1947-02-24 Rupert Holmes, English musician
  • 1947-02-26 Sandie Shaw [Sandra Goodrich], Dagenham, Essex, English rocker (Girl Don't Come)
  • 1947-02-28 Stephanie Beacham, England, (Devil's Widow, Schizo, Dallas, Colbys)
  • 1947-03-02 Harry Redknapp, English football manager
  • 1947-03-06 Kiki Dee, Yorkshire England, singer (Don't Go Breaking My Heart)
  • 1947-03-18 Barry Wilson, England, rock drummer (Procol Harum-Whiter Shade of Pale)
  • 1947-03-18 Patrick Barlow, English actor, comedian and playwright
  • 1947-03-18 Roger Kenneth Evans, English politician
  • 1947-03-19 John Beckwith, English real estate developer/multi-millionaire

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1947-03-24 Alan Sugar, English multi-millionaire/computer manufacturer (Amstrad), born in Hackney, London

Computer Entrepreneur Alan Sugar
Computer Entrepreneur
Alan Sugar

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1947-03-25 Elton John [Reginald Kenneth Dwight], English singer (Rocketman), born in Pinner, Middlesex

Singer Elton John
Singer
Elton John
  • 1947-04-01 Robin Scott, English singer (M), born in London
  • 1947-04-08 Steve Howe, rock guitarist (Asia, Yes-Roundabout), born in London, England
  • 1947-04-20 David Leland, actor/director (Nothing But Trouble), born in Cambridge, England
  • 1947-04-22 Barry Guy, English composer and double bass player, born in London
  • 1947-04-23 Glenn Cornick, English rock bassist (Jethro Tull-Thick as a Brick), born in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, (d. 2014)
  • 1947-04-26 Warren Clarke, English actor (Clockwork Orange), born in Oldham, Lancashire, (d. 2014)
  • 1947-04-30 Leslie Grantham, English actor
  • 1947-05-06 Dennis Cowan, rocker (Bonzo Dog Band), born in London, England
  • 1947-05-08 Felicity Lott, English soprano (We come to the river)
  • 1947-05-13 Pete "Overend" Watts, English rock bassist (Mott The Hoople-All Young Dudes), born in Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • 1947-05-23 Bernard Comrie, English linguist
  • 1947-06-05 Tom Evans, rock bassist/vocalist (Badfinger), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1947-06-06 Marion Coakes, England, equestrian show jumper (Olympic-silver-1968)
  • 1947-06-06 David Blunkett, English politician
  • 1947-06-17 Paul Young, English singer and percussionist (Mike + The Mechanics), born in Manchester (d. 2000)
  • 1947-06-21 Joseph "Joey" Molland, British rock guitarist (Badfinger-Come & Get It), born in Liverpool, England

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1947-06-24 Mick Fleetwood, rock drummer (Fleetwood Mac-Go Your Own Way), born in London, England

Musician Mick Fleetwood
Musician
Mick Fleetwood
  • 1947-06-28 Clarissa Dickson Wright, English celebrity chef

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