Singers in History (Part 22)

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Birthdays 2101 - 2,200 of 3,847

  • 1959-03-18 Irene Cara, Bronx actress/singer (Fame, DC Cab, Certain Fury), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-03-21 Sarah Jane Morris, English Singer
  • 1959-04-02 Dean Townson, singer (Pirates of Miss-Fred Jake), born in St Petersburg, Florida
  • 1959-04-09 Dave Innis, Bartlesville Oklahoma, country singer (Restless Heart-Wheels)
  • 1959-04-27 Sheena Easton, [Shirley Orr], singer (Sugar Walls), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1959-05-04 Randy Travis, Marshville NC, country singer (Diggin' Up Bones)
  • 1959-05-20 Israel Kamakawiwo'ole, American singer (d. 1997)
  • 1959-05-28 Leon "The Bop" Klaasse, rock drummer/singer (The Pilgrims-Red)
  • 1959-05-28 Steve Strange [Steven Harrington], Welsh pop singer (Visage) and nightclub host, born in Newbridge, Caerphily (d. 2015)
  • 1959-06-02 Lydia Lunch, US singer/poetess (Teenage Jesus, Jerks)
  • 1959-06-05 Michael Winans, gospel singer (Winans)
  • 1959-06-21 Kathy Mattea, country singer (Love at the Five & Dime)
  • 1959-06-22 Nicola Sirkis, French singer and lyricist (Indochine)
  • 1959-06-27 Lorrie Morgan, Nashville Tn, country singer (Out of Your Shoes)
  • 1959-07-04 Bill McCorvey, singer (Pirates of Miss-Fred Jake), born in Montgomery, Alabama
  • 1959-07-05 Marc Cohn, singer (Walking in Memphis)
  • 1959-07-20 Radney Foster, Del Rio Tx, singer (Foster & Lloyd-Crazy Over You)
  • 1959-08-05 Pete Burns, English singer (Dead or Alive, "Spin Me Round"), born in Bebington (d. 2016)
  • 1959-08-09 Diane Williams, Hahn AFB Ger, singer (Girls Next Door-Don't Be Cruel)
  • 1959-09-02 Esther Oosterbeek, Dutch singer (Dolly Dots)
  • 1959-09-28 Angela Groothuizen, Dutch singer (Dolly Dots)
  • 1959-09-30 Basia Trzetrzelevska, Poland, jazz singer (Time & Life)
  • 1959-10-01 Youssou N'dour, Senegalese singer (Shaking the tree)
  • 1959-10-08 Gavin Friday, [Fionan Hanvey], Irish singer (Virgin Prunes)
  • 1959-10-10 Kirsty MacColl, English singer (d. 2000)
  • 1959-10-13 Marie Osmond, Ogden Ut, singer/actress (Paper Roses, Goin' Coconuts)

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1959-10-23 Weird Al Yankovic [Alfred Matthew], American parody singer (Eat It, UHF, Naked Gun), born in Downey, California

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic

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1959-11-05 Bryan Adams, Canadian singer (Heaven), born in Kingston, Ontario

Singer Bryan Adams
Singer
Bryan Adams
  • 1959-11-09 Thomas Quasthoff, German singer
  • 1959-11-14 Annie Schilder, Dutch singer (BZN)
  • 1959-12-08 Marty Raybon, Sanford Fla, singer (Shenandoah-Sunday in the South)
  • 1959-12-14 Franco Iglesia, Cuba, spanish singer
  • 1959-12-28 Ana Torroja, Spanish singer (Mecano)
  • 1959-12-29 Ritsuko Okazaki, Japanese singer-songwriter (Kanashii Jiyū / Koi ga, Kiete Yuku), born in Hashima Island, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan (d. 2004)
  • 1959-12-30 Tracey Ullman, Slough England, singer/actress (Tracey Ullman Show)
  • 1959-12-31 Paul Westerberg, singer (The Replacements)
  • 1960-01-10 Samira Said, Moroccan singer
  • 1960-02-04 Tim Booth, British singer (James)
  • 1960-02-21 Steve Wynn, American singer (
  • 1960-02-27 Bolik Dahan, Suriname singer/radio host (Radio KBC)
  • 1960-03-12 Kipp Lennon, American singer
  • 1960-03-12 Minoru Niihara, Japanese singer
  • 1960-03-12 Maki Nomiya, Japanese singer (Pizzicato Five)
  • 1960-03-21 Guy Chadwick, English singer/songwriter (House of Love)
  • 1960-03-24 Nena, German pop singer
  • 1960-04-03 Marie Denise Pelletier, Quebec singer
  • 1960-04-29 Gerard Joling, Dutch singer (Love is in Your Eyes)
  • 1960-05-14 Anne Clark, English singer
  • 1960-05-19 Yazz, [Yasmin Evans], singer (Fine Time), born in London, England
  • 1960-06-30 Murray Cook, Australian children's singer (The Wiggles)
  • 1960-07-01 Evelyn "Champagne" King, disco singer (Shame, I'm in Love), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1960-07-12 Corynne Charby, French model, actress and singer
  • 1960-07-14 Ray Herndon, Scottsdale Ar, singer (McBride & Ride-Can I Count on You)
  • 1960-07-27 Christina Singer, Geoppingen Germany, tennis star
  • 1960-08-14 Sarah Brightman, actress/singer (Phantom of the Opera)
  • 1960-08-17 Stephan Eicher, Swiss singer
  • 1960-09-23 John Rocca, English funk singer (Southern Freeze)
  • 1960-09-28 Jennifer Rush, singer/songwriter (Destiny, Ring of Ice)
  • 1960-10-04 Gregg "Hobie" Hubbard, Apopka Fla, country singer (Betty's Bein' Bad)
  • 1960-10-07 Kyosuke Himuro, Japanese singer
  • 1960-10-07 Viktor Lazlo, Belgian singer
  • 1960-10-19 Jennifer Holliday, singer/actress (Dream Girls), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1960-10-20 Lepa Brena, famous Yugoslav singer
  • 1960-10-24 Carolien de Windt, Suriname/Dutch singer (Mai Tai)
  • 1960-11-04 Kim Forester, Lookout Mt Ga, country singer (Forester Sister-Men)
  • 1960-11-04 Frl. Menke, German pop singer of the Neue Deutsche Welle
  • 1960-11-05 René Froger, Dutch singer (Everything Can Make a Man Happy)
  • 1960-11-09 Joëlle Ursull, a Guadeloupean singer
  • 1960-11-12 Maurane, Belgian singer
  • 1960-11-25 Amy Grant, American gospel/rock singer (Glory of Love, Baby Baby), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • 1960-11-27 Ashley Ingram, English singer (Fizzz-Just an Illusion)
  • 1960-12-15 Doug Phelps, Leachville Ar, singer (Ky Headhunters-Davy Crockett)
  • 1960-12-22 Wakin Chau, Chinese singer
  • 1960-12-28 Marty Roe, Lebanon Ohio, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle)
  • 1961-01-03 Erwin Blom, Dutch singer/guitarist (Eton Crop)
  • 1961-01-13 Suggs [Graham McPherson], English singer-songwriter (Madness), born in Hastings
  • 1961-01-15 Iris DeMent, American country singer (Our Town), born in Paragould, Ar
  • 1961-01-16 Jill Sobule, American singer-songwriter
  • 1961-01-27 Margo Timmins, singer (Cowboy Junkies)
  • 1961-02-03 Linda Eder, American singer
  • 1961-02-08 Vince Neil, American singer (Mötley Crüe)
  • 1961-02-14 Latifa, Tunisian singer
  • 1961-02-24 Persijn "Dakota" Joling, Dutch rock guitarist/singer (Pilgrims-Red)
  • 1961-03-01 Davis Daniel, Arlington Heights Ill, country singer
  • 1961-03-05 Dan Stuart, US singer/songwriter (Green on Red)
  • 1961-04-13 Tammy Stephens, Arlington Tx, singer (Girls Next Door-Don't Be Cruel)
  • 1961-04-16 Doris Dragović, Croatian singer
  • 1961-05-04 Jay Aston, English singer (Bucks Fizz), born in Purley, Surrey

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1961-05-17 Enya [Eithne Ní Bhraonáin], Irish singer and songwriter (A Day Without Rain), born in Gweedore, County Donegal, Ireland

Singer-Songwriter Enya
Singer-Songwriter
Enya
  • 1961-05-22 Dana Williams, singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1961-05-29 Melissa Etheridge, US singer/songwriter/guitarist (Never Enough)
  • 1961-06-10 Maxi Priest, [Max Elliott], Jamaican/English singer (Wild World)
  • 1961-06-14 Boy George [O'Dowd], British singer-songwriter (Culture Club), born in Bexley, Kent, England
  • 1961-06-15 Yoshimi Iwasaki, Japanese singer/actress
  • 1961-06-26 Terri Nunn, American singer (Berlin-Take My Breath Away), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-07-08 Toby Keith, American singer
  • 1961-07-10 Jacky Cheung, Hong Kong singer and actor
  • 1961-07-21 Amar Singh Chamkila, Punjabi folk singer
  • 1961-07-22 Keith Sweat, American singer
  • 1961-08-25 Billy Ray Cyrus, country singer (Achy Breaky Heart), born in Flatwoods, Kentucky

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