Today in Drummer History (Part 4)

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Birthdays 301 - 400 of 436

  • 1960-06-19 Simon Wright, heavy metal drummer (AC/DC)
  • 1960-10-19 Dan Woodgate, rock drummer (Madness, Voice of Beehive), born in London, England
  • 1960-11-03 Marcel "Baaf" Stavenuiter, Dutch drummer (Bob Color)
  • 1960-11-19 Matt Sorum, US pop drummer (Guns n' Roses, Like a Suicide) [or Nov 2]
  • 1960-12-02 Nicholas Dingley alias Razzle, British Drummer (Hanoi Rocks)
  • 1961-03-20 Slim Jim Phantom, [Jim Mcdonnell], rock drummer (Stray Cats)
  • 1961-05-29 David Palmer, heavy metal drummer (ABC, AC/DC)
  • 1961-08-02 Pete de Freitas, rock drummer (Echo & the Bunnyman), born in Port of Spain, Trinidad (d. 1989)
  • 1961-08-08 Rikki Rockett, American drummer (Poison)
  • 1961-08-10 Jon Farriss, Australian rock vocalist/drummer (INXS-Kiss the Dirt)
  • 1961-08-22 Debbi Peterson, rock drummer (Bangles-Eternal Flame), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-10-06 Tim Burgess, English drummer (T'Pau), born in Macclesfield
  • 1961-10-31 Larry Mullen Jr, rock drummer (U2-I Will Follow), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1961-12-06 David Lovering, American drummer (Pixies)
  • 1962-01-16 Jan Koster, Dutch drummer (Sleeze Beez-Powertool)
  • 1962-03-17 Roxy Dora Petrucci, Rochester Minn, rock drummer (Vixen-Rev It Up)
  • 1962-06-07 Michael Cartellone, American drummer (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
  • 1962-07-18 Jack Irons, American drummer
  • 1962-10-02 Sigtryggur Baldursson, Icelandic drummer (The Sugarcubes)
  • 1962-11-27 Charlie Benante, rock drummer (Anthrax-Armed & Dangerous), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1962-11-27 Mike "Puffy" Bordin, SF, rock drummer (Faith No More)
  • 1963-03-01 Robert James Affuso, Newburgh NY, rock drummer (Skid Row-Psycho Love)
  • 1963-03-16 Jimmy Degrasso, American musician, drummer
  • 1963-04-04 Nigel Preston, British drummer (The Cult), born in Birmingham (d. 1992)
  • 1963-04-27 Arther van Dijk, drummer (Ivy Green)
  • 1963-05-28 Gavin Harrison, British drummer (Porcupine Tree)
  • 1963-06-01 Mike Joyce, rock drummer (Smiths-Ask, Panic, London)
  • 1963-06-15 Scott Rockenfield, drummer (Queensryche-Breaking the Silence)
  • 1963-07-13 Bobby Rock, rock drummer (Nelson-Love & Affection), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1963-07-24 Paul Geary, heavy metal drummer (Extreme-More Than Words), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1963-08-13 Tigg Ketler, Chula Vista Ca, drummer (Bang Tango-Dancin' on Coals)
  • 1963-10-31 Mikkey Dee, Swedish musician, drummer for Motörhead
  • 1963-11-01 Rick Allen, rock drummer (Def Leppard-Hysteria, Rock of Ages)
  • 1963-12-26 Lars Ulrich, Danish/US heavy metal drummer (Metallica-Kill 'em All)
  • 1964-01-06 Mark O'Toole, bassist/drummer (Frankie Goes to Hollywood-Relax)
  • 1964-03-03 Duncan Phillips, Australian drummer (Newsboys)
  • 1964-03-08 Peter [Ped] Gill, English drummer (Frankie Goes to Hollywood, born in Liverpool
  • 1964-04-06 Johnny Dee, heavy metal drummer (Britny Fox-Boys in Heat, King Kobra)
  • 1964-04-10 Alan "Reni" Wren, English pop drummer (Stone Roses-Fools Gold)
  • 1964-04-23 Gen, [Simon Matthews], English pop drummer (Jesus Jones-Zeroes & Ones)
  • 1964-10-31 Colm Ó Cíosóig, Irish drummer (My Bloody Valentine, Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions)
  • 1965-01-22 Steven Adler, drummer (Guns & Roses-Sweet Child), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1965-02-16 Dave Lombardo, Cuban drummer (Slayer)
  • 1965-04-10 Tim Alexander, American funk metal drummer (Primus-Pork soda), born in Cherry Point, North Carolina
  • 1965-05-18 Ingo Schwichtenberg, German drummer (d. 1995)
  • 1965-06-13 Lukas Ligeti, Austrian composer and drummer
  • 1965-08-17 Steve Gorman, Hopkinsville Ky, rock drummer (Black Crowes)
  • 1965-09-13 Zak Starkey, English rock drummer, son of Beatle Ringo, born in London, England
  • 1965-09-28 Ginger Fish, American drummer (Marilyn Manson)
  • 1965-12-04 Rob Smits, pop drummer (Kong/Phlegm)
  • 1966-03-04 Patrick Hannan, English pop drummer (Sundays-Can't Be Sure)
  • 1966-03-30 Joey Castillo, American drummer (Queens of the Stone Age)
  • 1966-05-05 Shawn Drover, Canadian drummer (Megadeth)
  • 1966-05-11 Christoph Schneider, German drummer (Rammstein)
  • 1966-05-27 Sean Kinney, US rock drummer (Alice in Chains-We Die Young)
  • 1966-10-15 Douglas Vipond, British pop drummer (Deacon Blue-Raintown)
  • 1967-04-14 Barrett Martin, American drummer and composer
  • 1967-04-20 Mike Portnoy, American drummer (Dream Theater)
  • 1967-08-12 Tom Holkenborg, drummer (Weekend at Waikiki)
  • 1967-08-18 Blas Elias Gomez, Kennedy TX, rock drummer (Slaughter-Stick it Live)
  • 1967-09-21 Tyler Stewart, Canadian drummer (Barenaked Ladies)
  • 1968-03-09 Johnny Kelly, American drummer (Type O Negative)
  • 1968-03-28 Jon Lee, British drummer (d. 2002)
  • 1968-05-01 Mark Scott, Paramus NJ, rock drummer (Trixter-Give It To Me Good)
  • 1968-07-23 Nick Menza, American musician, drummer
  • 1968-07-30 Sean Moore, Welsh drummer (Manic Street Preachers)
  • 1968-09-21 Jon Brookes, English drummer (The Charlatans), born in Burntwood, Staffordshire (d. 2013)
  • 1968-09-28 Bess Singh, [Lennart Bes], Dutch pop drummer (Burma Shop-Hippies)
  • 1968-12-09 Michael Foster, drummer (Firehouse-Love of a Lifetime), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1969-01-14 Dave Grohl, drummer (Nirvana, Foo Fighters)
  • 1969-02-01 Patrick Wilson, American musician (Drummer for Weezer)
  • 1969-03-01 Dafydd Ieuan, Welsh drummer (Super Furry Animals)
  • 1969-03-30 Marco Foddis, pop drummer (Pestilence)
  • 1969-06-09 Mitch McLee, [Douglas Lee Mitchell], Miles Mi, drummer (Southgang)
  • 1969-06-11 Steven Drozd, American drummer
  • 1970-01-28 Donald Tardy, US, death metal drummer (Obituary, Cause of Death)
  • 1970-03-27 Brendan Hill, British drummer (Blues Traveler)
  • 1970-09-04 Igor Cavalera, Brazilian pop drummer (Sepultura)
  • 1970-10-27 Adrian Erlandsson, Swedish drummer (Cradle of Filth)
  • 1971-01-06 Gary Wiseman, American punk-rock drummer
  • 1971-01-20 Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson, American drummer (The Roots)
  • 1971-05-07 Horgh, (Reidar Horghagen) Norwegian drummer (Immortal/Hypocrisy)
  • 1971-09-24 Peter Salisbury, English drummer (The Verve)
  • 1972-02-01 Kami (musician), drummer of Japanese visual kei band Malice Mizer (d. 1999)
  • 1972-09-21 David Silveria, American drummer (KoЯn)
  • 1972-12-09 Tre Cool, German-born American drummer (Green Day)
  • 1972-12-18 Raymond Herrera, American drummer (Fear Factory) and businessman
  • 1972-12-25 Josh Freese, American drummer
  • 1973-04-25 Fredrik Larzon, Swedish drummer (Millencolin)
  • 1973-07-15 John Dolmayan, Lebanese-born drummer (System of a Down)
  • 1973-11-13 Ari Hoenig, American jazz drummer
  • 1974-03-24 Chad Butler, American drummer (Switchfoot)
  • 1974-04-01 Richard Christy, American drummer
  • 1974-11-07 Chris Summers, Norwegian drummer (Turbonegro)
  • 1974-12-10 Meg White, American drummer (The White Stripes), born in Grosse Point Farms, Michigan
  • 1975-03-19 Brann Dailor, American drummer
  • 1975-04-06 Dannon Phillip Pampolina, rapper/drummer (Party)
  • 1975-11-08 Stephen Saber, drummer/songwriter
  • 1975-12-03 Csaba Czébely, Hungarian drummer (Pokolgép)
  • 1975-12-16 Nawo Kawakita, Japanese drummer (Maximum the Hormone)

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