1948 in Music (Part 3)

Events in Music


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Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 201 - 256 of 256

  • Oct 5 Tawl Ross, American musician (P Funk)
  • Oct 6 Glenn Branca, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, avant-garde composer and guitarist

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Oct 8 Johnny Ramone [Cummings], American rock guitarist (Ramones), born in Long Island, New York (d. 2004)

Guitarist Johnny Ramone
Guitarist
Johnny Ramone
  • Oct 9 Dave Samuels, vibraphonist (Spyro Gyra-Morning Dance)
  • Oct 9 Jackson Browne, US Base in Germany, rock voclaist (Lawyers in Love)
  • Oct 10 Séverine, French singer
  • Oct 10 Ed Volker, American musician
  • Oct 12 Rick Parfitt, Surrey England, pop guitarist/singer (Status Quo-Wanderer)
  • Oct 13 Lacy J Dalton, Bloomsburg Pa, country singer (Crazy Blue Eyes)
  • Oct 13 John Ford Coley, American musician
  • Oct 19 Chester Biscardi, composer
  • Oct 19 Patrick Simmons, guitarist/vocal (Doobie Brothers-Minute by Minute)
  • Oct 24 Dale "Buffin" Griffin, rock drummer (Mott The Hoople)
  • Oct 24 Paul and Barry Ryan, British composers-singers
  • Oct 27 Byron Allred, Logan Ut, rocker (Steve Miller Band)
  • Oct 28 Ricki Lee Reynolds, country singer (Black Oak Arkansas)
  • Oct 28 Telma Hopkins, singer (Tony Orlando, Family Matters), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Oct 29 Ricky Reynolds, rocker
  • Nov 2 Rich Gooch, rock bassist (Quarterflash)
  • Nov 3 Lulu, singer/actress (To Sir With Love), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Nov 5 Peter Hammill, English singer/songwriter (Patient)
  • Nov 5 Rick Cobb, hard rock drummer (Bloodrock)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Nov 6 Glenn Frey, rock vocalist (Eagles-Take it Easy), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2016)

Rock Vocalist Glenn Frey
Rock Vocalist
Glenn Frey
  • Nov 9 Alan Gratzer, rock drummer (Reo Speedwagon), born in Syracuse, New York
  • Nov 9 Michel Pagliaro, Quebec singer
  • Nov 10 Hugh Moffatt, American songwriter
  • Nov 12 Errol Brown, singer-songwriter vocalist (Hot Chocolate), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • Nov 14 James Young, rock guitarist (Styx), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Nov 16 Chi Coltrane, US pianist/singer
  • Nov 21 Lonnie Jordan, rock keyboardist/vocalist (War), born in San Diego, California
  • Nov 21 Alphonse Mouzon, American jazz musician, born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • Nov 27 Dave Winthrop, rock saxophonist (Supertramp)
  • Nov 28 Beeb Birtles, [Gerard Birtlekamp], rock guitarist (Little River Band)
  • Dec 3 Diane Kurys, [Emir Kusturica], Sarajevo, bass guitarist

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 3 Ozzy Osbourne, English heavy metal vocalist and songwriter (Black Sabbath-Bark at the Moon), born in Birmingham, England

Rock Vocalist Ozzy Osbourne
Rock Vocalist
Ozzy Osbourne
  • Dec 4 Southside Johnny Lyon, NJ, rocker (Asbury Jukes-Don't Want Go Home)
  • Dec 6 Marius Mueller-Westernhagen, Duesseldorf Germany, rocker (Stinker)
  • Dec 7 Gary Morris, country singer/actor (Colbys), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Dec 7 Mads Vinding, Danish bassist
  • Dec 9 Dennis Dunaway, rocker
  • Dec 10 Brendan Harkin, rocker
  • Dec 11 Stamatis Spanoudakis, Greek composer
  • Dec 12 Ray Jackson, rock musician
  • Dec 13 Jeff "Skunk" Baxter, guitarist (Steely Dan-Deacon Blues)
  • Dec 13 Ted Nugent, guitarist (Cat Scratch Fever, Damn Yankees), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Dec 17 Jim Alexander, American musician (The Bar-Kays)
  • Dec 17 Jim Bonfanti, rocker (Raspberries-Go All the Way)
  • Dec 18 Bill Nelson, English musician (Be Bop Deluxe)
  • Dec 18 Laurent Voulzy, French singer and composer
  • Dec 20 Stevie Wright, Australian singer with the Easybeats (Friday on my Mind), born in Leeds, West Yorkshire (d. 2015)
  • Dec 20 Alan Parsons, audio engineer/music producer (The Dark Side of the Moon, Let it Be), born in London, England
  • Dec 21 Willi Resetarits, Austrian musician
  • Dec 25 Barbara Mandrell, singer/TV host (Mandrell Sisters), born in Houston, Texas
  • Dec 25 Merry Clayton, American soul and gospel singer and actress, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Dec 27 Larry Byrom, rocker (Steppenwolf-Hour of the World)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 31 Donna Summer, singer (Love to Love You Baby, On the Radio), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2012)

Singer Donna Summer
Singer
Donna Summer

Weddings in Music


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Divorces in Music


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Deaths in Music


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