Singers in History (Part 15)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1401 - 1,500 of 3,847

  • 1946-01-04 Susannah McCorkle, American jazz singer (d. 2001)
  • 1946-01-11 Naomi Judd, [Diana Ellen], Ashland Ky, singer (Judds-Why Not Me)

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1946-01-19 Dolly Parton, American country singer (Dolly, 9 to 5), born in Sevierville, Tennessee

Country singer Dolly Parton
Country singer
Dolly Parton
  • 1946-02-06 Kate McGarrigle, Canadian folk muisc singer-songwriter, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2010)
  • 1946-02-12 Ajda Pekkan, Turkish singer
  • 1946-03-01 Gerry Boulet, French-Canadian singer (d. 1990)
  • 1946-03-05 Murray Head, British singer (One Night in Bangkok), born in London
  • 1946-03-07 Peter Wolf, rock singer (J Giels Band-Centerfold, Freeze Frame)

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1946-03-12 Liza Minnelli, American singer/actress (Sterile Cuckoo, Cabaret), born in Hollywood, California

Singer & Actress Liza Minnelli
Singer & Actress
Liza Minnelli
  • 1946-03-19 Ruth Pointer, singer (Pointer Sisters-I'm So Exicted)
  • 1946-03-20 Ranger Doug, [Douglas Green], Ill, singer (Riders in Sky-Cowboy Way)
  • 1946-03-22 Serge, [Ruud Schaap], Dutch singer/guitarist (Saskia & Serge)
  • 1946-03-29 Billy Thorpe, Australian singer (d. 2007)
  • 1946-04-10 Armand, [Herman van Loenhout], singer (Blommenkinders)
  • 1946-04-13 Al Green, Forest City Arkansas, singer (Lets Stay Together)
  • 1946-04-24 Dick Rivers, French singer and actor
  • 1946-04-28 Ginette Reno, French Canadian singer, songwriter and actress
  • 1946-05-02 Lesley Gore, American singer (It's My Party, You Don't Own Me), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1946-05-10 Dave Mason, Worcester England, singer/songwriter (We Just Disagree)
  • 1946-05-11 Plume Latraverse, Quebec singer and musician

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1946-05-20 Cher [Cherilyn Sarkisian], American singer and actress (I Got You Babe, Jack Lalane, Mask), born in El Centro, California

Goddess of Pop  Cher
Goddess of Pop
Cher
  • 1946-06-03 Eddie Holman, American singer (Hey There Lonely Girl), born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • 1946-06-15 Demis Roussos, Greek singer, born in Alexandria Egypt
  • 1946-06-21 Brenda Holloway, US singer/songwriter (When I'm Gone)
  • 1946-07-06 Peter Singer, Australian philosopher
  • 1946-07-11 John Lawton, British rock singer (Uriah Heep)
  • 1946-07-15 Linda Ronstadt, singer (Dif Drum)/actress (Pir of Penzance), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1946-07-19 Alan Gorrie, Scotland, rock bassist/singer (Average White Band)
  • 1946-07-22 Mirelle Mathieu, French singer (So Ein Schone r Abend), born in Avigno, Vaucluse
  • 1946-07-24 William "Junior" Campbell, singer/guitarist (Marmalade)
  • 1946-07-31 Gary Lewis, Jerry's son, singer, (& The Playboys-This Diamond Ring)
  • 1946-08-11 John Conlee, Versailles Ky, country singer (Common Man)
  • 1946-08-17 Hans Vandenburg, Dutch singer/guitarist (Gruppo Sportivo)
  • 1946-08-26 Valerie Simpson, singer, (Ashford & Simpson- "Like a Rock"), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1946-08-26 Chantal Renaud, Quebec singer and actress
  • 1946-09-01 Barry Gibb, guitarist/singer (Bee Gees), born in Manchester, England
  • 1946-09-02 Billy Preston, American soul musician/singer and pianist, 5th Beatle (David Brenner Show), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1946-09-06 Buizen Beernd, [Bennie Jolink], singer/guitarist/pianist (Normal)
  • 1946-09-16 Camilo Sesto, Spanish singer
  • 1946-09-22 King Sunny Ade, Nigerian singer
  • 1946-09-29 Nick Taylor, singer/guitarist (Bloodrock)
  • 1946-09-30 Héctor Lavoe, Puerto Rican singer (d. 1993)
  • 1946-10-02 Jo-el Sonnier, Rayne La, country singer (Louisiana)
  • 1946-10-06 Millie Small, Jamaican singer (My Boy Lollipop), born in Clarendon
  • 1946-10-07 Bernard Lavilliers, French singer
  • 1946-10-10 John Prine, Maywood Ill, country singer (Hello in There)
  • 1946-10-13 Bram Vermeulen, Dutch singer (Neerlands Hoop)
  • 1946-10-21 Lux Interior, American singer (The Cramps)
  • 1946-10-23 Gerda Lenten-Havertong, Surinam, Dutch singer/actress (Sesame St)
  • 1946-11-05 Herman Brood, Dutch painter/singer/pianist (Sleepin' Bird)
  • 1946-11-10 Bill Bryson, Evanston Ill, singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited)
  • 1946-11-15 Janet Lennon, Culver City California, singer (Lennon Sisters)
  • 1946-11-18 Amanda Lear, French singer (or 1939, possible date only)
  • 1946-11-20 John "Blackfoot" Colbert, US singer (Soul Children, Taxi)
  • 1946-12-01 Gilbert O'Sullivan, Ireland, singer (Alone Again Naturally)
  • 1946-12-10 Gloria Loring, American actress/singer (Days of our Life), born in NYC, New York
  • 1946-12-14 Joyce Vincent Wilson, singer (Tony Orlando & Dawn), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1946-12-16 Benny Andersson, singer (ABBA-Money! Money! Money!), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1947-01-01 Paula Tsui, Hong Kong singer
  • 1947-01-06 Sandy Denny, country singer (Fairport Convention-If You Gotta Go), born in London, England

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1947-01-08 David Bowie [Jones], English singer-songwriter (Major Tom, Ziggy Stardust), born in London, England (d. 2016)

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
Singer-Songwriter
David Bowie
  • 1947-01-21 Jimmy Ibbotson, Penn, country singer (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
  • 1947-01-21 Pye Hastings, English singer and musician (Caravan)
  • 1947-01-21 Michel Jonasz, French singer and composer
  • 1947-01-26 Michel Sardou, French singer
  • 1947-01-27 Björn Afzelius, Swedish singer (d. 1999)
  • 1947-02-01 Mike Brant, Israeli pop singer (d. 1975)
  • 1947-02-01 Normie Rowe, Australian singer
  • 1947-02-09 Major Harris, US R&B-singer (Love won't Let me wait)
  • 1947-02-11 Joselito, Spanish singer
  • 1947-02-12 Guus Willemse, Dutch bassist/singer (Solution)
  • 1947-02-14 Tim Buckley, singer-songwriter, born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1975)
  • 1947-03-01 Alan Thicke, Canadian actor, singer-songwriter (Thicke of the Night, Growing Pains), born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario (d. 2016)
  • 1947-03-05 Eddie Hodges, Miss, actor/singer (High Hopes, Adv of Huckleberry Finn)
  • 1947-03-05 Clodagh Rodgers, Irish singer
  • 1947-03-06 Kiki Dee, Yorkshire England, singer (Don't Go Breaking My Heart)
  • 1947-03-07 Donna Loren, singer/actress (Beach Blanket Bingo), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1947-03-11 Mark Stein, singer/organist/keyboardist (Vanilla Fudge)
  • 1947-03-24 Meiko Kaji, Japanese singer and actress

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1947-03-25 Elton John [Reginald Kenneth Dwight], English singer (Rocketman), born in Pinner, Middlesex

Singer Elton John
Singer
Elton John
  • 1947-03-26 Carmen Krolis, Suriname/Neth singer
  • 1947-04-01 Robin Scott, English singer (M), born in London
  • 1947-04-02 Emmylou Harris, country singer (Together Again), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1947-04-07 Patricia Bennett, US singer (He's So Fine)
  • 1947-04-15 Bojoura, [Raina GB van Melzen], Dutch singer/wife of Hans Cleuver
  • 1947-04-15 Michael DeBello, singer (Maniac)
  • 1947-04-17 Linda Martin, Irish singer
  • 1947-04-20 Björn Skifs, Swedish singer (Blue Swede)
  • 1947-04-23 Saskia, [Trudy van den Berg], singer (S & Serge, Spinning Wheel)
  • 1947-04-24 Hubert Ann Kelly, US singer (Hues Corporation/Rock the boat)
  • 1947-04-27 Ann Peebles, Missouri, singer (I Can't Stand the Rain)
  • 1947-04-27 Herbie Murrell, US soul singer (Stylistics-You are My Everything)
  • 1947-04-29 Tommy James, singer (cri-im-son & clo-o-ver o-o-ver & o-o-ver)
  • 1947-05-16 Barbara Lee, US singer (Chiffons, He's So Fine)
  • 1947-05-19 Jerry Hyman, Bkln, rock singer/trombonist (Blood Sweat & Tears)
  • 1947-05-24 Mike Reid, Altoona Penn, country singer (Walk on Faith)
  • 1947-05-25 Jessi Colter, [Miriam Johnson], Phoenix, country singer (I'm Not Lisa)
  • 1947-06-11 Glenn Leonard, R&B singer (Temptations)
  • 1947-06-17 Paul Young, English singer and percussionist (Mike + The Mechanics), born in Manchester (d. 2000)
  • 1947-06-19 Paula Koivuniemi, Finnish singer

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