October 1948 in Music History

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Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1 - 24 of 24

1st - Cub Koda, rocker (Brownsville Station)
1st - Ellen McIlwaine, Nashville, blues singer (Honky Tonky Angel)
2nd - Chris LeDoux, Biloxi Miss, country singer (Ridin' for a Fall)
5th - Delroy George Wilson, singer
5th - Lucius Ross, US pop guitarist (Funkadelic-One Nation Under a Groove)
5th - Tawl Ross, American musician (P Funk)
6th - Glenn Branca, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, avant-garde composer and guitarist
Guitarist Johnny RamoneGuitarist Johnny Ramone (8th) 8th - Johnny Ramone [Cummings], Long Island, New York, American rock guitarist (Ramones)
9th - Dave Samuels, vibraphonist (Spyro Gyra-Morning Dance)
9th - Jackson Browne, US Base in Germany, rock voclaist (Lawyers in Love)
10th - Séverine, French singer
10th - Ed Volker, American musician
12th - Rick Parfitt, Surrey England, pop guitarist/singer (Status Quo-Wanderer)
13th - Lacy J Dalton, Bloomsburg Pa, country singer (Crazy Blue Eyes)
13th - John Ford Coley, American musician
19th - Chester Biscardi, composer
19th - Patrick Simmons, guitarist/vocal (Doobie Brothers-Minute by Minute)
24th - Dale "Buffin" Griffin, rock drummer (Mott The Hoople)
24th - Paul and Barry Ryan, British composers-singers
25th - Rob Halford, Engl metal singer (Judas Priest-Sin After Sin) [or 8/25]
27th - Byron Allred, Logan Ut, rocker (Steve Miller Band)
28th - Ricki Lee Reynolds, country singer (Black Oak Arkansas)
28th - Telma Hopkins, Louisville, singer (Tony Orlando, Family Matters)
29th - Ricky Reynolds, rocker

Deaths in Music

Deaths 1 - 2 of 2

23rd - Eugeniusz Morawsky-Dabrowa, composer, dies at 71
24th - Franz Lehar, Austrian/Hungarian composer (Wiener Frauen), dies at 78

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