Singers in History (Part 14)

Events in Music


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  • 1944-07-19 Commander Cody, singer/pianist (Commander Cody & Lost Planet Airmen)
  • 1944-07-27 Bobbie Gentry, Mississippi, singer/songwriter (Ode to Billy Joe)
  • 1944-07-30 Teresa Cahill, opera singer
  • 1944-08-02 Jim Capaldi, English singer/songwriter (Traffic-Something So Strong)
  • 1944-08-08 Michael Johnson, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, born in Alamosa, Colorado
  • 1944-08-15 Frederick Knight, US singer (I've been lonely so long)
  • 1944-08-15 Sylvie Vartan, Bulgarian pop singer
  • 1944-08-19 Eddy Raven, Lafayette La, country singer (Right Hand Man)
  • 1944-08-21 Jackie DeShannon, Hazel Kentucky, singer (What the World Needs Now)
  • 1944-09-01 Archie Bell, US singer (& the Drells-Tighten up)
  • 1944-09-10 Thomas Allen, British opera singer

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1944-09-12 Barry White, singer (Love's Theme), born in Galveston, Texas (d. 2003)

Singer Barry White
Singer
Barry White
  • 1944-09-13 Peter Cetera, lead singer (Chicago-25 or 6 to 4, Old Days), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1944-09-18 Rocío Jurado, Spanish singer and actress (d. 2006)
  • 1944-09-30 Diane Dufresne, French Canadian singer
  • 1944-10-01 Barbara Parritt, US soul singer (Toys-Lover's Concerto)
  • 1944-10-01 Herbert "Tubo" Rhoad, US singer (Persuasions-Spread the Word)
  • 1944-10-04 Rocío Dúrcal, Spanish singer and actress (d. 2006)
  • 1944-10-08 Susan Raye, American singer
  • 1944-10-09 Nona Hendryx, R&B singer (Patti LaBelle & Blue Belles)
  • 1944-10-19 George McCrae, US singer (Lead Me On, Rock Your Baby)
  • 1944-10-25 Jon Anderson, English rock singer for Yes
  • 1944-11-10 Dave Loggins, singer (Please come to Boston)
  • 1944-11-13 Timmy Thomas, US singer/songwriter (Why Can't We Live Together)
  • 1944-11-14 Scherrie Payne, US singer (Supremes-Incredible)
  • 1944-11-28 R.B. Greaves, Guyanan singer, (d. 2012)
  • 1944-11-30 Luther T Ingram, US singer/songwriter (I'll Be Your Shelter)
  • 1944-12-04 Chris Hillman, San Diego Caliafornia, singer (Byrds-Turn Turn Turn)
  • 1944-12-04 Anna McGarrigle, Canadian folk music singer-songwriter, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1944-12-06 Jonathan King, English singer-songwriter (Everyone's Gone to the Moon) and record producer, born in London
  • 1944-12-11 Brenda Lee, [Brenda Mae Tarpley], Lithonia Ga, singer (I'm Sorry)
  • 1944-12-24 Mike Curb, Savannah Ga, singer (Mike Curb Congregation)
  • 1944-12-27 Tracy Nelson, American singer, born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1945-01-04 Jay Dee Maness, Loma Linda Ca, singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited)

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1945-01-10 Rod Stewart, British singer (Maggie Mae, Do You Think I'm Sexy), born in London, England

Singer Rod Stewart
Singer
Rod Stewart
  • 1945-01-17 William Hart, US singer (4 Gents, Delfonics-I'm Sorry)
  • 1945-01-28 José Luis Perales, Spanish singer

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1945-02-06 Bob [Robert Nesta] Marley, Nine Mile St Ann, Jamaican reggae musician and singer-songwriter (Wailers-No Woman)

Reggae Musician Bob Marley
Reggae Musician
Bob Marley
  • 1945-02-13 King Floyd, American singer-songwriter (Groove Me), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2006)
  • 1945-02-20 Alan Hull, singer/composer
  • 1945-02-22 Oliver [William Oliver Swofford], American pop singer (Good Morning Starshine, Jean), born in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina (d. 2000)
  • 1945-02-25 Elkie Brooks, rocker (Pearl's a Singer), born in Manchester, England
  • 1945-03-04 Dieter Meier, Swiss singer/children book writer (Yello)
  • 1945-03-08 Micky Dolenz, actor (Circus Boy)/singer (Monkees), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1945-03-09 Laura Lee, [Rundless], singer (Dirty Man, Women's Love Rights)
  • 1945-03-14 Herman[us J] van Veen, Neth, cabaretier/singer/composer/writer
  • 1945-03-14 Michael Martin Murphey, country singer (Wildfire), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1945-03-17 Elis Regina, Brazilian singer (d. 1982)
  • 1945-03-18 Eric Woolfson, Scottish singer and producer (The Alan Parsons Project), born in Glasgow (d. 2009)
  • 1945-03-21 Vernon Guy, US gospel singer (Cool Sounds, Sharpees)
  • 1945-03-22 Charles "Chuck" Jackson, US singer (Playboy, Independents)
  • 1945-03-23 Franco Battiato, Italian singer, songwriter and filmmaker

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1945-03-30 Eric Clapton, English singer and guitarist (Tears in Heaven), born in Ripley, Surrey, England

Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Eric Clapton
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Eric Clapton
  • 1945-04-07 Megas, Icelandic singer, songwriter and writer
  • 1945-04-09 Gus Hardin, [Carol Ann Blankenship], country singer, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1945-04-13 Raymond van Geytenbeek, Dutch singer/drummer (Les Baroques)
  • 1945-04-13 Stacy Johnson, US singer (Sharpees-Tired of Being Alone)
  • 1945-04-16 Stefan Grossman, American country blues singer (Yazoo Basin Boogie), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-04-21 Diana Darvey, British actress, singer and dancer (d. 2000)
  • 1945-04-24 Robert Knight, American singer (Everlasting Love), born in Franklin, Tennessee
  • 1945-04-29 Tammi Terrell [Thomasina Montgomery], singer (Ain't No Mountain High Enough), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1970)
  • 1945-05-02 Randy Cain, US soul singer (4 Gents/Delfonics)
  • 1945-05-12 Willie Parnell, US singer (Archie Bell & the Drells)
  • 1945-05-15 Lasse Berghagen, Swedish singer
  • 1945-05-28 Gary Stewart, Latcher County Ky, country singer (She's Actin' Single)
  • 1945-05-30 Steve Smith, American singer (Lawrence Welk Show), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1945-06-01 Linda Scott, singer (Hey Look at Me Now)
  • 1945-06-04 Gordon Waller, Scotland, singer (Peter & Gordon-World Without Love)
  • 1945-06-05 Don Reid, Va, country singer (Statler Bros-Flowers on the Wall)
  • 1945-06-20 [Morna] Anne Murray, Springhill Nova Scotia Canada, singer (Snow Bird)
  • 1945-06-25 Carly Simon, American singer (Anticipation, You're So Vain), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-07-01 Deborah Harry, singer (Blondie-Heart of Glass), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1945-07-20 Johnny Loughrey, Irish singer (d. 2005)
  • 1945-07-25 Donna Theodore, Broadway singer (Hollywood Talent Scouts)
  • 1945-08-17 Katri Helena, Finnish singer
  • 1945-08-18 Barbara Harris, US singer (Toys-A Lover's Concerto)
  • 1945-08-31 [George I] Van Morrison, Belfast, singer (Here Comes the Night)
  • 1945-09-07 Luis Aravena Munoz, Chilean singer/exiled in Netherlands
  • 1945-09-09 Dee Dee Sharp [Dione Larue], American R&B singer (I Love You Anyway), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1945-09-10 Jose Feliciano, Lares, Puerto Rican singer/songwriter (Light my Fire)
  • 1945-09-12 David Garrick, singer (Dear Mrs Applebee), born in Liverpool, Merseyside (d. 2013)
  • 1945-09-15 Jessye Norman, US, opera singer (Carmen)
  • 1945-09-26 Gal Costa, Brazilian singer
  • 1945-10-01 Donny Hathaway, singer/songwriter (Where is the Love), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1945-10-02 Don McLean, New Rochelle NY, singer/songwriter (American Pie, Vincent)
  • 1945-10-04 Clifton Davis, actor/singer (That's My Mama, Amen), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1945-10-05 Brian Connolly, Scottish singer (Sweet), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1945-10-09 Jeannie C Riley, Texas, singer (Harper Valley PTA, Hee Haw)
  • 1945-10-13 Karen Akers, American singer (On Stage at Wolf Trap), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-10-13 Christophe, French singer
  • 1945-10-23 Kim Larsen, Danish singer
  • 1945-10-29 Melba Moore, [Beatrice], American singer/actress (Ellis Island), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-11-10 Donna Fargo, NC, country singer (Happiest Girl in Whole USA)

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1945-11-12 Neil Young, Canadian singer/songwriter (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young), born in Toronto, Ontario

Singer-songwriter Neil Young
Singer-songwriter
Neil Young
  • 1945-11-20 Nanette Workman, American-born Canadian singer and actress

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1945-12-01 Bette Midler, actress and singer (Beaches, Wind Beneath my Wings), born in Honolulu, Hawaii

Actress/Singer Bette Midler
Actress/Singer
Bette Midler
  • 1945-12-07 Marion Rung, Finnish singer
  • 1945-12-20 Peter Criss [George Peter John Criscuola], American drummer and singer (Kiss), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1945-12-25 Steve Mancha, [Clyde Wilson], US singer/songwriter (Too Many Cooks)

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1945-12-30 Davy Jones, singer (Monkees-Last Train to Clarksville), born in Manchester, England (d. 2012)

Singer Davy Jones
Singer
Davy Jones

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