English History (Part 30)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2901 - 3,000 of 4,661

  • 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
  • 1945-06-19 Peter Bardens, English musician (Camel), born in London (d. 2002)
  • 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, English 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
  • 1946-02-03 Stan Webb, English blues musician (Chicken Shack), born in London, UK
  • 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)

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1946-03-06 David Gilmour, English rock guitarist (Pink Floyd-Brick in the Wall), born in Cambridge, England

Singer-songwriter and Producer David Gilmour
Singer-songwriter and Producer
David Gilmour
  • 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)
  • 1946-03-23 Alan Bleasdale, English author, playwright and scriptwriter (Are You Lonesome Tonight), born in Liverpool
  • 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)
  • 1946-05-13 Tim Pigott-Smith, English actor (Jewel in Crown, King Charles III), born in Rugby (d. 2017)
  • 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 Penelope Wilton [Penelope Alice], Scarborough, North Yorkshire, English actress (Cry Freedom, Norman Conquests)
  • 1946-06-05 Gillian Hills, English actress (Blow-up, Clockwork Orange), born in Cairo, Egypt
  • 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
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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
  • 1946-12-10 Ace Kefford, English bassist (The Move), born in Birmingham, England

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