Birthdays in Music on September 30

  • 1622 Johann Sebastiani, composer
  • 1685 Gunther Jacob Wenceslaus, composer
  • 1743 Jeronymo Francisco de Lima, composer
  • 1752 Justin Heinrich Knecht, composer
  • 1824 Peter Milne, Scottish composer and violinist, born in Kincardine O'Neil (d. 1908)
  • 1840 Johan Severin Svendsen, composer
  • 1852 Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish organist/composer
  • 1856 Andrejs Jurjans, composer
  • 1862 Georgy Eduardovich Konyus, composer
  • 1871 Ruben Mattias Liljefors, composer
  • 1879 Ernst Isler, Swiss organist and critic, born in Zurich (d. 1944)
  • 1879 Henri Casadesus, French violist and composer (Viola d'amour)
  • 1898 Johannes Rontgen, composer
  • 1906 Eamonn O Gallagher, composer
  • 1907 Arnold Elston, composer
  • 1908 David Oistrakh, Odessa Russia, violinist/prof (Moscow Conservatory)

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1917 Buddy Rich, American jazz drummer and band leader (Buddy Rich Band-Away We Go), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1987)

Jazz Drummer/Band Leader Buddy Rich
Jazz Drummer/Band Leader
Buddy Rich
  • 1919 Patricia Neway, American soprano (Consul, Maria Golovia), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2012)
  • 1920 Ghazar Saryan, composer
  • 1920 Aldo Parisot, Brazilian-American musician and cellist
  • 1925 Félix Luna, Argentine historian and lyricist, born in La Rioja Province, Argentina (d. 2009)
  • 1926 Peder Holm, Danish composer, born Copenhagen
  • 1934 Udo Jürgens, Austrian singer
  • 1935 Jill Corey, Avonmore Pa, singer (Your Hit Parade)
  • 1937 Valentin Vasil'yevich Sil'vestrov, composer
  • 1942 Dewey Martin, Canada, rock vocalist and drummer (Buffalo Springfield)
  • 1942 Frankie Lymon, American rocker (The Teenagers-Why do Fools Fall in Love), born in NYC, New York
  • 1942 Gus Dudgeon [Angus Boyd Dudgeon], British pop record producer (Elton John, David Bowie), born in Woking, Surrey (d. 2002)
  • 1943 Marilyn McCoo, host/singer (Solid Gold, 5th Dimension), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1944 Diane Dufresne, French Canadian singer
  • 1946 Sylvia Peterson, US vocalist (Chiffons-He's So Fine)
  • 1946 Héctor Lavoe, Puerto Rican singer (d. 1993)
  • 1947 Marc Bolan, rock vocalist (T-Rex-Bang a Gong), born in London, England
  • 1950 Renato Zero, Italian musician
  • 1952 Frank Zincavage, rocker (Romeo Void)
  • 1953 Deborah Allen, country singer (Jim Stafford Show), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1954 Patrice Rushen, rock vocalist, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958 Marty Stuart, Philadelphia Miss, country singer (Hillbilly Rock)
  • 1958 Rodwell Biggie Tembo Marasha, musician
  • 1959 Basia Trzetrzelevska, Poland, jazz singer (Time & Life)
  • 1961 Sally Yeh, Hong Kong singer and actress
  • 1962 Shaan [Shantanu Mukherjee], Indian singer, born in Khandwa
  • 1963 Reb Beach, rocker (Winger)
  • 1964 Trey Anastasio, American musician (Phish)
  • 1979 Clio-Danae Othoneou, Greek actress, musician and pianist
  • 1979 Vince Chong, Malaysian singer-songwriter
  • 1984 T-Pain, American rapper/singer
  • 1987 Denise Laurel, Filipine actress and singer

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2002 Maddie Ziegler, American dancer, actress and model, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Dancer, Actress and Model Maddie Ziegler
Dancer, Actress and Model
Maddie Ziegler