Today in Drummer History (Part 3)

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Birthdays 201 - 300 of 436

  • 1951-07-05 Geert Jan Hessing, Dutch rock drummer (Catapult)
  • 1951-09-04 Martin Chambers, rock drummer (Pretenders)
  • 1951-10-03 Jack Grondin, rock drummer (.38 Special)
  • 1951-10-29 Guy Gelso, rock drummer (Zebra)
  • 1951-11-13 Bill Gibson, California, rock drummer (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • 1951-11-14 Barry Brandt, rock drummer (Angel), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1952-01-29 Tommy Ramone, [Erdelyi], rock drummer/bassist (Ramones), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • 1952-02-04 Jerry Shirley, rock drummer (Humble Pie-Hot N Nasty, Eat It)
  • 1952-03-19 Derek Longmuir, rock drummer (Bay City Rollers), born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 1952-03-22 Jay Dee Daugherty, American drummer
  • 1952-04-07 Bruce Gary, rock drummer (Knack-My Sharona), born in Burbank, California
  • 1952-04-08 Adam Woods, rock drummer/pianist (Fixx)
  • 1952-05-10 Sly Dunbar, reggae drummer (Sly & Robbie), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1952-05-20 Warren Cann, Victoria Canada, rock drummer (Ultravox)
  • 1952-06-16 Rob Kloet, pop drummer/singer (Nits-In the Dutch Mountains)
  • 1952-07-16 Stewart Copeland, Alexandria Egypt, drummer (Police-Roxanne)
  • 1952-09-12 Neil Peart, Canada, musician and drummer (Rush-A Farewell to Kings)
  • 1952-10-04 Jody Stephens, rock drummer (Big Star)
  • 1952-10-23 Pierre Moerlen, French drummer and percussionist (d. 2005)
  • 1952-10-28 Tommy Dobeck, rock drummer (Michael Stanley Band)
  • 1952-12-08 Richie Morales, drummer (Spyro Gyra-Morning Dance)
  • 1953-02-18 Derek Pellicci, rock drummer (Little River Band-Help Is On It's Way)
  • 1953-03-21 Shotgun Johnson [Robert], rock drummer (KC & the Sunshine Band-Give it Up)
  • 1953-04-02 David Robinson, drummer (Cars)
  • 1953-04-24 Porter Carroll Jr, drummer (Atlantic Star-Touch a 4 Leaf Clover)
  • 1953-05-08 Alex Van Halen, Amsterdam The Netherlands, Dutch drummer (Van Halen)
  • 1953-06-16 Ian Mosley, Paddington London, drummer (Marillion-Clutching at Straws)
  • 1953-08-29 Rick Downey, rocker drummer/vocalist (Blue Oyster Cult)
  • 1953-10-07 Tico Torres, rock drummer (Bon Jovi-Always)
  • 1953-10-26 Julian Keith Strickland, drummer (B-52's-Rock Lobster), born in Athens, Georgia
  • 1953-11-13 Andy "the Clobberer" Ranken, English pop drummer (The Pogues)
  • 1953-12-17 Ikue Mori, Japanese experimental drummer and composer, born in Tokyo
  • 1954-01-28 Shawn Murray, rock drummer (Mink Deville)
  • 1954-03-03 Chris Hughes, English record producer and rock drummer (Adam & The Ants), born in London, England
  • 1954-03-07 Matt Frenette, rock drummer (Loverboy)
  • 1954-03-31 Tony Brock, England, rock drummer (Isn't It Time, Every Time I Think of You)
  • 1954-04-01 Jeff Porcaro, drummer/percussionist (Toto-Roxanne, Africa), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-05-03 Gary Young, American drummer (Pavement)
  • 1954-05-19 Phil Rudd, Australian rock drummer (AC/DC-Rock 'n Roll Damnation), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1954-06-05 Peter Erskine, jazz drummer (Weather Report)
  • 1954-06-05 Michael "Nicko" McBrain, English heavy metal drummer (Iron Maiden-Powerslave), born in London, England
  • 1954-06-18 William Beard, rock drummer (Face To Face)
  • 1954-06-30 Bryn B Burrows, rock drummer (Fabulous Poodles)
  • 1954-07-14 Jos Zoomer, Amsterdam Neth, rock drummer (Vandenberg)
  • 1954-08-21 Steve Smith, rock drummer (Journey), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1954-09-13 Ted Mueller, rock drummer (Axe)
  • 1954-09-21 Philthy Animal [Phil Taylor], English rock drummer (Motorhead), born in Hasland, Chesterfield (d. 2015)
  • 1954-11-19 Tom Scheckel, rock drummer (Buckinghams), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1955-05-11 Mark Herndon, country drummer (Alabama-Take Me Down), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1955-05-21 Stan Lynch, rock drummer (Tommy Petty & Heartbreakers), born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1955-05-30 Nicky "Topper" Headon, English drummer (Clash-Complete Control)
  • 1955-08-08 Ali Score, rock drummer (Flock Of Seagulls)
  • 1955-09-10 Pat Mastelotto, rock drummer (Mr Mister, King Crimson)
  • 1955-11-24 Clement Burke, rock drummer (Blondie)
  • 1955-11-24 Elvis Ramone, American drummer (The Ramones)
  • 1955-12-06 Rick Buckler, [Paul Richard Buckler], rock drummer (Jam)
  • 1955-12-29 Jan Pijnenburg, Dutch rock drummer (Doe Maar-Bomb)
  • 1956-01-21 Bob Brill, American drummer (Berlin-You Take My Breath Away), born in NYC, New York
  • 1956-01-22 Steve Riley, American drummer
  • 1956-03-02 John Cowsill, rock drummer (The Cowsills - We Can Fly), born in Newport, Rhode Island
  • 1956-07-20 Paul Cook, English rock drummer (Sex Pistols), born in London
  • 1956-07-22 Mick Pointer, rock drummer (Marillion)
  • 1957-02-06 Simon Phillips, Drummer of Toto (band)
  • 1957-03-08 Clive Burr, East Ham, London, drummer (Iron Maiden 1979-82), (d. 2013)
  • 1957-06-21 Mark Brzezicki, rock drummer (Big Country-Wonderland)
  • 1957-07-17 Bruce Crump, rock drummer (Molly Hatchet)
  • 1957-07-30 Rat Scabies, [Chris Miller], Surrey England, rock drummer (Damned)
  • 1957-08-11 Richie Ramone, [Richie Beau], rock drummer (Ramones-Pet Semtary)
  • 1957-08-21 Budgie, rock drummer (Slits, Siouxsie & the Banshees-Wild Thing)
  • 1957-09-11 Jon Moss, rock drummerer (Culture Club-Do You Really Want to Hurt Me)
  • 1957-09-13 Vinny Appice, American rock drummer (Black Sabbath), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1957-10-11 Blair Cunningham, rock drummer (Haircut 100), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1957-10-11 Jon Moss, rock drummer (Culture Club)
  • 1957-10-28 Stephen Morris, English pop drummer (Joy Division-Atmosphere)
  • 1957-11-02 Carter Beauford, American drummer (Dave Matthews Band)
  • 1957-11-20 James Brown, British reggae singer/drummer (UB40-Red Red Wine)
  • 1957-12-12 Sheila E.[scovedo], American singer, drummer and percussionist (Krush Grove, Holly Rock), born in Oakland, California
  • 1958-02-18 Gar Samuelson, American drummer (d. 1999)
  • 1958-03-23 El Duce, American singer and drummer (The Mentors) (d. 1997)
  • 1958-05-12 Eric Singer, American drummer
  • 1958-06-11 Kevin Wilkinson, English drummer (The Waterboys), born in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire (d. 1999)
  • 1958-06-14 Brian David Willis, rock drummer (Quarterflash)
  • 1958-07-18 Nigel Twist, Manchester, rock drummer (Alarm-In the Summertime)
  • 1958-07-31 Bill Berry, US pop drummer (REM-Sentimental Hygiene)
  • 1958-09-04 George Hurley, American drummer (Minutemen)
  • 1958-10-19 Antoine Trousers, rock drummer/singer (Dike-Bleeding Heart)
  • 1958-10-22 Bobby Blotzer, rock drummer (Ratt, "Round & Round"), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1958-11-08 Terry Lee Miall, England, rock drummer (Adam & The Ants)
  • 1958-12-24 Munetaka Higuchi, Japanese drummer
  • 1959-01-08 Paul Hester, Australian drummer (d. 2005)
  • 1959-02-12 Omar Hakim, drummer (Dire Straits, Weather Report)
  • 1959-05-28 Leon "The Bop" Klaasse, rock drummer/singer (The Pilgrims-Red)
  • 1959-05-29 Mel Gaynor, rock drummer (Simple Minds-Water Front), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1959-07-06 John Keeble, rock drummer (Spandau Ballet-True), born in London, England
  • 1959-08-03 Martin Atkins, English drummer (Nine Inch Nails), born in Coventry
  • 1959-10-05 Troy Luccketta, rock drummer (Tesla-Psychotic Supper)
  • 1959-10-14 A J Pero, drummer (Twisted Sister-Not Gonna Take It), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1959-12-16 Steven Irvine, rock drummer (Lloyd Cole & The Commotions)
  • 1960-03-21 Robert Sweet, American drummer
  • 1960-04-26 Roger Taylor, rock drummer (Duran Duran-Hungry Like the Wolf)

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