Singers in History (Part 21)

Events in Music

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 2001 - 2,100 of 3,927

  • 1956-07-18 Audrey Landers [Hamburg], American actress/singer (Dallas, Chorus Line), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1956-07-29 Patti Scialfa, American singer (As Long as I Can Be), wife to Bruce Springsteen, born in Deal, New Jersey
  • 1956-08-02 Isabel Pantoja, Spanish spanish singer (Genio y Figura)
  • 1956-08-05 Ferdi Bolland, Dutch singer/guitarist (Bolland & Bolland)
  • 1956-08-08 David Grant, Jamaica, singer/songwriter (Stop & Go, Heaven Knows)
  • 1956-08-29 GG Allin, American rock singer (d. 1993)
  • 1956-09-04 Blackie Lawless, American musician, lead singer in W.A.S.P.
  • 1956-09-15 Jaki Graham, British R&B singer-songwriter, born in Birmingham
  • 1956-09-15 Maggie Reilly, Scottish folk singer
  • 1956-09-22 Debby Boone, American singer (You Light Up My Life), born in Hackensack, New Jersey
  • 1956-09-22 Masayuki Suzuki, Japanese singer (Rats & Star)
  • 1956-09-23 June Forester, country singer (Forester Sister-Men), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • 1956-10-02 Freddie Jackson, US R&B singer/songwriter (Rock Me Tonight)
  • 1956-10-12 David Vanian, British singer (The Damned), born in Hemel Hempstead, England
  • 1956-10-23 Dwight Yoakam, country singer (Honky Tonk Man), born in Pikeville, Kentucky
  • 1956-10-28 Dave Wyndorf, American singer (Monster Magnet)
  • 1956-11-07 Denise Jannah, [Zeefuik], Suriname jazz singer (Farmer's Market)
  • 1956-11-11 Billy Smith, Reidsville NC, country singer (Billy & Terry Smith)
  • 1956-11-22 Lawrence Gowan, Canadian singer (Styx)
  • 1956-11-28 Kristine Arnold, Torrance, singer (Sweethearts of Rodeo-Midnight Girl)
  • 1956-12-01 Julee Cruise, American singer and actress
  • 1956-12-09 Sylvia, Kokomo Indiana, country singer (Nobody)
  • 1956-12-13 Majida El Roumi, Lebanese singer
  • 1956-12-21 Lee Roy Parnell, country singer (Oughta be a Law), born in Abilene, Texas
  • 1956-12-30 Suzy Bogguss, singer (I Want to be a Cowboy's Sweetheart), born in Aledo, Illinois
  • 1957-01-04 Patty Loveless, [Ramey], singer (Blue Side of Town), born in Pikeville, Kentucky
  • 1957-01-29 Irlene Mandrell, country singer (Mandrell Sisters), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • 1957-01-29 Jac Bico, Dutch guitarist/singer (Tambourine)
  • 1957-03-11 Cheryl Lynn, American singer
  • 1957-03-12 Marlon D Jackson, singer (Jackson 5-Maybe Tomorrow), born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1957-03-22 Stephanie Mills, singer/actress (Wiz)
  • 1957-04-04 Ali El Haggar, Egyptian singer and actor
  • 1957-04-07 Simon Climie, English singer-songwriter and producer (Climie Fisher - Love Changes), born in London
  • 1957-04-09 Ednita Nazario, Ponce PR, spanish singer
  • 1957-04-12 Vince Gill, country singer (When I Call Your Name), born in Norman, Oklahoma
  • 1957-04-20 Richenel, [Hubertus R Baars], singer/performer (Turn My Page)
  • 1957-04-28 Wilma Landkroon, Dutch singer
  • 1957-05-03 Cactus Moser, Montrose Co, country singer (Highway 101-Cry Cry Cry)
  • 1957-05-23 Jimmy McShane, singer (Baltimora-Tarzan Boy), born in Derry, Northern Ireland (d. 1995)
  • 1957-06-17 Martin Dillon, American opera singer (d. 2005)
  • 1957-06-23 Lee John, [John L Mcgregor], English singer/actor (Body Talk)
  • 1957-07-03 Laura Branigan, American singer-songwriter (Gloria), born in Mount Kisco, New York (d. 2004)
  • 1957-07-11 Peter Murphy, English singer and musician (Bauhaus), born in Northamptonshire, England
  • 1957-07-24 Pam Tillis, American country singer (Melancholy Child), born in Plant City, Florida
  • 1957-07-25 Roger Clinton, singer, President Clinton's half-brother
  • 1957-08-22 Holly Dunn, country singer (Daddy's Hands), born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 2016)
  • 1957-08-24 Jeffrey Daniel, American dancer and singer (Shalamar), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-08-26 Dr. Alban, Nigerian-Swedish singer

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1957-09-01 Gloria Estefan [Fajardo], Cuban-American singer (Miami Sound Machine-Conga), born in Havana, Cuba

  • 1957-09-06 "Curley" Joe Smyth, Westbrook Me, country singer (Betty's Bein' Bad)
  • 1957-09-06 Paul Lewis Harrhy, actor/opera singer (Intelligence Park)
  • 1957-09-07 Margot Chapman, American singer (Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1957-09-10 Carol Decker, UK singer (T'Pau-Heart & Soul)

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1957-09-22 Nick Cave, Australian singer-songwriter (Bad Seeds-Murder Ballads), born in Warracknabeal, Victoria

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  • 1957-09-23 Kumar Sanu, Indian playback singer
  • 1957-09-29 Mari Wilson, British singer
  • 1957-09-29 Sokratis Malamas, Greek singer and composer
  • 1957-10-20 Susanna Haavisto, Finnish actress and singer
  • 1957-10-21 Steve Lukather, US rock singer/guitarist (Toto-Africa)
  • 1957-10-31 Brian Stokes Mitchell, American singer and actor
  • 1957-11-01 Lyle Lovett, Klein Tx, country singer (God Will, Joshua Judges Ruth)
  • 1957-11-01 Carlos Paião, Portuguese singer (d. 1988)
  • 1957-11-06 Siobhán McCarthy, Irish singer and actress
  • 1957-11-06 Lori Singer, actress (Fame, V, Footloose), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • 1957-11-19 Ofra Haza, Israeli singer (d. 2000)
  • 1957-11-20 James Brown, British reggae singer/drummer (UB40-Red Red Wine)
  • 1957-12-09 Donny Osmond, singer (Osmond Brothers, Donnie & Marie), born in Ogden, Utah
  • 1957-12-12 Sheila E.[scovedo], American singer, drummer and percussionist (Krush Grove, Holly Rock), born in Oakland, California
  • 1957-12-13 Morris Day, American singer (The Time)
  • 1957-12-20 Billy Bragg, English rocker (It Says Here, Ideology), singer/songwriter, born in Barking Essex
  • 1957-12-20 Anna Vissi, Greek-Cypriot singer
  • 1957-12-23 Dan Bigras, Canadian singer
  • 1957-12-24 Diane Tell, Quebec singer
  • 1958-01-26 Anita Baker, singer (Giving You the Best That I Got), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1958-02-24 Plastic Bertrand, Belgian singer
  • 1958-02-28 Jeanne Mas, French singer and actress
  • 1958-03-01 Nik Kershaw, singer/songwriter (Wouldn't it be Good)

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1958-03-05 Andy Gibb, singer/TV host (Solid Gold), born in Manchester, England

Singer and TV Host Andy Gibb
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  • 1958-03-09 Martin Fry, English pop singer and rock vocalist (ABC-All of My Heart)
  • 1958-03-23 El Duce, American singer and drummer (The Mentors) (d. 1997)
  • 1958-04-04 Cazuza, Brazilian poet, singer and composer (d. 1990)
  • 1958-05-06 Lolita Flores, Spanish singer and actress
  • 1958-05-12 Eric Singer, American drummer
  • 1958-05-20 Jane Wiedlin, Wisc, singer, guitarist (GoGos, Fur, Rush Hour)
  • 1958-05-23 Shelly West, country singer (Red Hot, West by West), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1958-05-23 François Feldman, French singer
  • 1958-05-30 Marie Fredriksson, Ostra-Lj Swed, singer (Roxette-Must Have Been Love)

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1958-06-07 Prince [Rogers Nelson], American singer-songwriter and musician (1999, Purple Rain), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 2016)

  • 1958-06-12 Rebecca Holden, American actress and singer (Knight Rider), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1958-06-27 Jeffrey Lee Pierce, singer/songwriter (Gun Club)
  • 1958-07-03 Aaron Tippin, singer (You've Got to Stand for Something), born in Pensacola, Florida
  • 1958-07-08 Fred Young, singer (Kentucky Headhunters-Davy Crockett), born in Glasgow, Kentucky
  • 1958-07-30 Kate Bush, English singer-songwriter (Wild Things, Wuthering Heights), born in Plumstead, England
  • 1958-08-03 Cindy Nixon, singer (Girls Next Door-Don't Be Cruel), born in Nashville, Tennessee

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1958-08-16 Madonna [Ciccone], American singer and actress (Like a Virgin), born in Bay City, Michigan

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  • 1958-08-17 Belinda Carlisle, (GoGos lead singer, Heaven on Earth), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1958-08-25 Saskia van Orly, Dutch singer (Tambourine)
  • 1958-09-01 Armi Aavikko, Finnish singer (d. 2002)
  • 1958-09-06 Buster Bloodvessel [Douglas Trendle], English singer (Bad Manners), born in London
  • 1958-09-07 Nadieh, Dutch singer/guitarist/composer (Haifa Blue)

Weddings in Music

Divorces in Music

Deaths in Music