Musicians in History (Part 8)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 701 - 800 of 1,666

  • 1957-04-04 Nobuyoshi Kuwano, Japanese musician (Rats & Star)
  • 1957-04-10 Steve Gustafson, American musician
  • 1957-04-24 David J, British musician
  • 1957-04-24 Boris Williams, British musician
  • 1957-05-26 Kristina Olsen, American musician
  • 1957-06-07 Juan Luis Guerra, Dominican musician
  • 1957-06-11 Jamaaladeen Tacuma, American musician
  • 1957-06-17 Philip Chevron, English pop musician (Pogues-Peace & Love), (d. 2013)
  • 1957-06-29 Robert Forster, Australian musician
  • 1957-07-11 Peter Murphy, English singer and musician (Bauhaus), born in Northamptonshire, England
  • 1957-07-20 Merlina Defranco, Canadian musician (The DeFranco Family)
  • 1957-07-31 Daniel Ash, British musician (Bauhaus), born in Northampton, England
  • 1957-08-02 Mojo Nixon, American musician and actor
  • 1957-08-29 Pim Kops, rock musician (Dike, Bloedend Heart)
  • 1957-10-14 Kenny Neal, American blues musician (Let Life Flow), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1957-10-21 Julian Cope, [Kevin Stapleton], Welsh pop musician (Eve's Volcano)
  • 1957-11-04 Najee [Jerome Najee Rasheed], American jazz musician, born in New York City
  • 1957-11-08 Porl Thompson, British musician (The Cure)
  • 1957-11-30 Andrew Calhoun, American musician
  • 1957-12-25 Shane MacGowan, punk rock musician (Pogues-Red Roses For Me), born in Pembury, Kent
  • 1958-01-24 Jools Holland, British musician and TV presenter, born in Blackheath, London
  • 1958-01-26 Norman Lamont Hassan, British reggae musician (UB40-Red Red Wine)
  • 1958-02-10 Michael Weiss, American musician
  • 1958-02-12 Grant McLennan, Australian musician (The Go-Betweens) (d. 2006)
  • 1958-04-01 D. Boon, American musician d. (1985)

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

  • 1958-06-17 Jello Biafra, American musician and activist
  • 1958-07-10 Béla Fleck, American musician
  • 1958-07-20 Mick MacNeil, Scottish musician (Simple Minds), born on the Isle of Barra
  • 1958-07-24 Mick Karn [Andonis Michaelides], English musician (Japan), born in Nicosia, Cyprus (d. 2011)
  • 1958-08-01 Rob Buck, American musician (10,000 Maniacs) (d. 2000)
  • 1958-08-22 Vernon Reid, English-born American musician (Living Colour), born in London
  • 1958-09-06 Nigel Westlake, Australian musician and composer
  • 1958-09-08 Michael Lardie, American musician
  • 1958-09-23 Danielle Dax, British musician
  • 1958-09-28 Med Lucart, rock musician (Wall of Voodoo)
  • 1958-09-30 Rodwell Biggie Tembo Marasha, musician
  • 1958-10-01 Masato Nakamura, Japanese musician
  • 1958-10-09 Al Jourgensen, American musician (Ministry)
  • 1958-10-12 Bryn Merrick, British musician, (The Damned)
  • 1958-10-13 Jair-Rohm Parker Wells, American musician and composer
  • 1958-11-05 Don Falcone, American musician and producer
  • 1958-11-10 Brooks Williams, American musician
  • 1958-11-25 Gary Coveyou, musician (Bo Donaldson and The Heywoods)
  • 1958-12-08 Bird McIntyre, Thai pop singer, musician
  • 1958-12-11 Nikki Sixx, American musician (Mötley Crüe)
  • 1958-12-22 Frank Gambale, Australian musician
  • 1958-12-22 David Heavener, American actor and musician
  • 1959-01-09 Cristi Minculescu, Romanian musician
  • 1959-01-10 Kirk & Curtwood, musician (Meat Puppets)
  • 1959-01-12 Blixa Bargeld, German singer and musician (Einstürzende Neubauten, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds)
  • 1959-01-13 James Lomenzo, American musician (Megadeth)
  • 1959-02-03 Yasuharu Konishi, Japanese musician (Pizzicato Five)
  • 1959-02-21 José María Cano, Spanish musician
  • 1959-03-19 Terry Hall, English musician (Specials, Fun Boy 3), born in Coventry
  • 1959-03-22 Avraham Fried, Orthodox Jewish Musician
  • 1959-03-23 Epic Soundtracks, English musician (Swell Maps, Crime and the City Solution, These Immortal Souls) (d. 1997)
  • 1959-03-29 Perry Farrell, American musician, (Jane's Addiction, Porno For Pyros)
  • 1959-04-21 Jerry Only, American musician (The Misfits)
  • 1959-04-21 Michael Timmins, Canadian musician (Cowboy Junkies)
  • 1959-04-26 John Corabi, American Musician
  • 1959-05-26 Steve Hanley, English musician (The Fall, Tom Hingley and the Lovers)
  • 1959-06-12 John Linnell, American musician (They Might Be Giants)
  • 1959-08-01 Otomo Yoshihide, Japanese musician
  • 1959-08-10 Florent Vollant, Innu-Canadian musician (Kashtin)
  • 1959-08-11 Gustavo Cerati, Argentinian musician (Soda Stereo)
  • 1959-08-31 Tony DeFranco, Canadian musician (The DeFranco Family)
  • 1959-12-01 Billy Childish, English painter, writer and musician
  • 1959-12-12 Belouis Some, rock musician (Neville Keighley-Some People)
  • 1959-12-31 Baron Waqa, Nauruan politician and musician
  • 1960-01-26 Charlie Gillingham, American musician (Counting Crows)
  • 1960-01-29 J. G. Thirlwell, Australian-born musician
  • 1960-02-26 Jaz Coleman, British musician (Killing Joke), born in Cheltenham
  • 1960-02-29 Ian McKenzie Anderson, British musician
  • 1960-02-29 Khaled, Algerian raï musician
  • 1960-03-05 David Tibet, English musician (Current 93)
  • 1960-03-13 Adam Clayton, English-Irish musician and rock bassist (U2-I Will Follow), born in Chinnor, England
  • 1960-04-03 Arjen Anthony Lucassen, Dutch musician
  • 1960-04-10 Katrina Leskanich, American musician
  • 1960-05-06 John Flansburgh, American musician
  • 1960-06-20 John Taylor, English musician (Duran Duran), born in Solihull, Warwickshire
  • 1960-06-23 Donald Harrison, American musician
  • 1960-06-23 Tatsuya Uemura, Japanese musician and programmer
  • 1960-07-22 Jon Oliva, American musician (Savatage)
  • 1960-08-02 Neal Morse, American musician (Spock's Beard, Transatlantic)
  • 1960-08-02 David Yow, American musician (Scratch Acid, The Jesus Lizard)
  • 1960-08-05 Calvin Hayes, British musician (Johnny Hates Jazz)
  • 1960-08-30 Chalino Sanchez, Mexican musician (d. 1992)
  • 1960-08-31 Chris Whitley, American musician (d. 2005)
  • 1960-09-08 Aimee Mann, American musician
  • 1960-09-10 David Lowery, American musician
  • 1960-10-02 Django Bates, jazz musician
  • 1960-10-02 Al Connelly, Canadian Musician/Songwriter
  • 1960-10-16 Bob Mould, American musician
  • 1960-10-19 Jonathan FeBland, English musician and artist
  • 1960-12-23 William Sinnot, Scottish pop musician (Shamen-Move Any Mountain)
  • 1961-01-16 Paul Raven, English musician (Killing Joke) (d. 2007)
  • 1961-01-22 Daniel Johnston, American musician and artist ("Hi, How Are You"), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1961-02-09 Jussi Lampi, Finnish musician and actor
  • 1961-04-11 Doug Hopkins, American musician

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music