1948 (Part 3) in Music History

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Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 201 - 254 of 254

Oct 10th - Ed Volker, American musician
Oct 12th - Rick Parfitt, Surrey England, pop guitarist/singer (Status Quo-Wanderer)
Oct 13th - Lacy J Dalton, Bloomsburg Pa, country singer (Crazy Blue Eyes)
Oct 13th - John Ford Coley, American musician
Oct 19th - Chester Biscardi, composer
Oct 19th - Patrick Simmons, guitarist/vocal (Doobie Brothers-Minute by Minute)
Oct 24th - Dale "Buffin" Griffin, rock drummer (Mott The Hoople)
Oct 24th - Paul and Barry Ryan, British composers-singers
Oct 25th - Rob Halford, Engl metal singer (Judas Priest-Sin After Sin) [or 8/25]
Oct 27th - Byron Allred, Logan Ut, rocker (Steve Miller Band)
Oct 28th - Ricki Lee Reynolds, country singer (Black Oak Arkansas)
Oct 28th - Telma Hopkins, Louisville, singer (Tony Orlando, Family Matters)
Oct 29th - Ricky Reynolds, rocker
Nov 2nd - Rich Gooch, rock bassist (Quarterflash)
Nov 3rd - Lulu, Glasgow Scotland, singer/actress (To Sir With Love)
Nov 5th - Peter Hammill, English singer/songwriter (Patient)
Nov 5th - Rick Cobb, rocker
Nov 6th - Glenn Frey, rock vocalist (Eagles-Take it Easy), born in Detroit, Michigan
Nov 9th - Alan Gratzer, Syracuse NY, rock drummer (Reo Speedwagon)
Rock Vocalist Glenn FreyRock Vocalist Glenn Frey (Nov 6th)
Nov 9th - Michel Pagliaro, Quebec singer
Nov 10th - Hugh Moffatt, American songwriter
Nov 12th - Errol Brown, Kingston Jamaica, singer-songwriter vocalist (Hot Chocolate)
Nov 14th - James Young, rock guitarist (Styx), born in Chicago, Illinois
Nov 16th - Chi Coltrane, US pianist/singer
Nov 21st - Alphonse Mouson, rocker
Nov 21st - Lonnie Jordan, rock keyboardist/vocalist (War), born in San Diego, California
Nov 21st - Alphonse Mouzon, American jazzist
Nov 27th - Dave Winthrop, rock saxophonist (Supertramp)
Nov 28th - Beeb Birtles, [Gerard Birtlekamp], rock guitarist (Little River Band)
Dec 3rd - Diane Kurys, [Emir Kusturica], Sarajevo, bass guitarist
Dec 3rd - Ozzy Osbourne, English heavy metal vocalist and songwriter (Black Sabbath-Bark at the Moon), born in Birmingham, England
Dec 4th - Southside Johnny Lyon, NJ, rocker (Asbury Jukes-Don't Want Go Home)
Dec 6th - Jonathan King, singer (Everyone's Gone to the Moon), born in London, England
Dec 6th - Marius Mueller-Westernhagen, Duesseldorf Germany, rocker (Stinker)
Rock Vocalist Ozzy OsbourneRock Vocalist Ozzy Osbourne (Dec 3rd)
Dec 7th - Gary Morris, Fort Worth Tx, country singer/actor (Colbys)
Dec 7th - Mads Vinding, Danish bassist
Dec 9th - Dennis Dunaway, rocker
Dec 10th - Brendan Harkin, rocker
Dec 10th - Ralph Tavares, rocker
Dec 11th - Stamatis Spanoudakis, Greek composer
Dec 12th - Ray Jackson, rock musician
Dec 13th - Jeff "Skunk" Baxter, guitarist (Steely Dan-Deacon Blues)
Dec 13th - Ted Nugent, guitarist (Cat Scratch Fever, Damn Yankees), born in Detroit, Michigan
Dec 17th - Jim Alexander, rocker
Dec 17th - Jim Bonfanti, rocker (Raspberries-Go All the Way)
Dec 18th - Bill Nelson, English musician (Be Bop Deluxe)
Dec 18th - Laurent Voulzy, French singer and composer
Dec 20th - "Little" Stevie Wright, rocker (Easybeats)
Dec 20th - Alan Parsons, audio engineer/music producer (The Dark Side of the Moon, Let it Be), born in London, England
Dec 21st - Willi Resetarits, Austrian musician
Dec 25th - Barbara Mandrell, singer/TV host (Mandrell Sisters), born in Houston, Texas
Dec 25th - Merry Clayton, rocker
Dec 27th - Larry Byrom, rocker (Steppenwolf-Hour of the World)
Singer Donna SummerSinger Donna Summer (Dec 31st)
Dec 31st - Donna Summer, singer (Love to Love You Baby, On the Radio), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2012)

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