Musicians in History (Part 9)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 801 - 900 of 1,666

  • 1961-05-07 Phil Campbell, British musician (Motörhead)
  • 1961-05-15 Melle Mel, American musician
  • 1961-06-02 Dez Cadena, American musician (Black Flag)
  • 1961-06-06 Dee C. Lee [Diane Catherine Sealy], British rock musician (Wham!, Style Council), born in London, England
  • 1961-06-06 Tom Araya, Chilean American musician (bass guitarist and lead singer of American thrash metal band Slayer), born in Viña del Mar, Chile
  • 1961-06-06 Nir Brand, Israeli conductor and musician, born in Beersheba, Israel
  • 1961-06-07 Dave Catching, American musician
  • 1961-06-10 Kim Deal, American musician (Pixies), (The Breeders)
  • 1961-06-10 Kelley Deal, American musician (The Breeders)
  • 1961-06-15 Kai Eckhardt, German musician (Garaj Mahal)
  • 1961-06-21 Manu Chao, Spanish musician
  • 1961-06-21 Sascha Konietzko, German musician
  • 1961-07-03 Tim Smith, English musician (Cardiacs)
  • 1961-07-26 Andy Connell, English musician and composer (Swing Out Sister), born in Manchester, England
  • 1961-07-26 Keiko Matsui, Japanese musician and composer, born in Tokyo
  • 1961-08-12 Lawrence Hayward, English musician (Felt, Denim, Go Kart Mozart)
  • 1961-08-22 Roland Orzabal, English musician and rock vocalist (Tears for Fears-Shout, Head over Heels), born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
  • 1961-08-23 Dean DeLeo, American musician (Stone Temple Pilots)
  • 1961-08-24 Colin Angus, Scottish pop musician (Shamen, Ebeneezer Goode)
  • 1961-09-06 Scott Travis, American musician (Judas Priest)
  • 1961-09-13 Dave Mustaine, American musician (ex-Metallica, Megadeth)
  • 1961-09-13 KK Null, Japanese musician
  • 1961-10-05 Sharon Cheslow, American musician, composer and artist
  • 1961-10-31 Kate Campbell, American musician
  • 1961-11-01 Calvin Johnson, American musician (Beat Happening, The Halo Benders, Dub Narcotic Sound System)
  • 1961-11-04 Les Sampou, American musician
  • 1961-11-29 Masayoshi Yamashita, Japanese musician
  • 1961-12-11 Darryl Jones, American musician (Rolling Stones), born Chicago, Illinois
  • 1962-01-01 Ari Up, German musician (The Slits)
  • 1962-01-04 Peter Steele, American musician (Type O Negative)
  • 1962-01-08 Chris Marion, American musician
  • 1962-01-15 Conrad Lant, English musician
  • 1962-02-16 John Balance, English musician (Coil, Psychic TV), born in Mansfield, England (d. 2004)
  • 1962-02-24 Michelle Shocked, singer/musician
  • 1962-03-05 Charlie and Craig Reid, Scottish musicians (The Proclaimers)
  • 1962-03-26 Richard Coles, English musician (Communards-Don't Leave Me This Way), born in Northampton
  • 1962-04-12 Art Alexakis, American musician
  • 1962-06-08 Kristine W, American musician
  • 1962-06-12 Paul Clark, English musician (The Bolshoi)
  • 1962-06-16 Femi Kuti, Nigerian Afrobeat Musician
  • 1962-06-21 Viktor Tsoi, Russian musician
  • 1962-07-14 Jeff Olson, American musician
  • 1962-07-22 Steve Albini, American writer, recording engineer and musician (Big Black, Rapeman, Shellac)
  • 1962-09-29 Al Pitrelli, American musician, guitarist
  • 1962-10-03 Tommy Lee, American musician (Mötley Crüe)
  • 1962-10-12 Chris Botti, American jazz musician
  • 1962-11-11 James Morrison, Australian musician
  • 1962-11-16 Josh Silver, American musician (Type O Negative)
  • 1962-11-21 Steven Curtis Chapman, American musician
  • 1962-11-28 Matt Cameron, musician (Soundgarden)
  • 1962-11-29 Andy LaRocque Swedish musician (King Diamond)
  • 1963-01-07 Clint Mansell, English musician and composer
  • 1963-03-01 Dan Michaels, American musician and record producer
  • 1963-03-09 David Pogue, Technology columnist and musician
  • 1963-03-10 Jeff Ament, American musician (Pearl Jam)
  • 1963-03-14 Mike Muir [Cyco Miko], American thrash metal musician (Suicidal Tendencies), born in Venice, California
  • 1963-03-16 Jimmy Degrasso, American musician, drummer
  • 1963-03-27 Charly Alberti, Argentinian musician
  • 1963-04-03 Criss Oliva, American musician (d. 1993)
  • 1963-04-10 Warren DeMartini, heavy metal musician (Ratt)
  • 1963-04-24 Tõnu Trubetsky, Estonian musician
  • 1963-05-07 Johnny Lee Middleton, American musician (Savatage & Trans-Siberian Orchestra)
  • 1963-05-21 Kevin Shields, Musician (My Bloody Valentine)
  • 1963-05-31 Wesley Willis, American musician (d. 2003)
  • 1963-06-07 Gordon Gano, American musician (Violent Femmes), born in Connecticut
  • 1963-06-09 Gilad Atzmon, Israeli jazz musician and author
  • 1963-06-13 Paul De Lisle, American musician (Smash Mouth)
  • 1963-06-18 Darren "Dizzy" Reed, US musician (Guns n' Roses-Sweet Girl of Mine)
  • 1963-06-20 Amir Derakh, American musician (Orgy)
  • 1963-06-23 Steve Shelley, American musician (Crucifucks and Sonic Youth)
  • 1963-07-31 Norman Cook, English musician and record producer (Housemartins, Fatboy Slim), born in Bromley
  • 1963-08-08 Kyoko Chan Cox, American daughter of Yoko Ono and Anthony Cox, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1963-09-04 Sam Yaffa, Finnish musician (Hanoi Rocks, New York Dolls)
  • 1963-09-10 Bill Stevenson, American music producer and musician
  • 1963-09-16 Richard Marx, rock musician (Hold on to the Night), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1963-09-17 Steven Dye, English musician (Scarlet Party), (The Alan Parsons Project)
  • 1963-09-19 Jarvis Cocker, English musician (Pulp)
  • 1963-10-28 Eros Ramazotti, Italian pop musician/songwriter (Adesso Te)
  • 1963-10-31 Mikkey Dee, Swedish musician, drummer for Motörhead
  • 1963-11-06 Rozz Williams, American musician (Christian Death) (d. 1998)
  • 1963-11-26 Adam Gaynor, American musician (Matchbox Twenty)
  • 1963-12-03 Joe Lally, American musician (Fugazi)
  • 1963-12-11 Jon Brion, American musician/record producer
  • 1964-01-27 Migi, [Miguel Drummond, pop musician (Curiosity Killed Cat)
  • 1964-01-31 Jeff Hanneman, American musician (Slayer), (d. 2013)
  • 1964-02-01 Jani Lane, [John Kennedy Oswald] heavy metal musician and singer (Warrant-Cherry Pie)
  • 1964-02-01 Dwayne Rudolph Goettel, musician
  • 1964-02-06 Gordon Downie, Canadian rock musician (The Tragically Hip), born in Amherstview, Ontario
  • 1964-02-14 Rob Jones "The Bass Thing" English musician (The Wonder Stuff), born in Stourbridge, West Midlands (d. 1993)
  • 1964-02-18 Paul Hanley, British musician (The Fall, Tom Hingley and the Lovers)
  • 1964-03-06 Madonna Wayne Gacy, American musician
  • 1964-04-04 Robbie Rist, American actor (Oliver-Brady Bunch) and musician, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1964-04-09 Soyo Oka, Japanese musician
  • 1964-04-12 Amy Ray, American musician
  • 1964-04-18 Jim Ellison, American musician (Material issue) (d. 1996)
  • 1964-04-30 Barrington Levy, Jamaican musician
  • 1964-05-08 Dave Rowntree, British musician (Blur)

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1964-05-26 Lenny Kravitz, American musician who holds the record for most Grammy Awards for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance (1999-2002), born in Manhattan, New York

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  • 1964-05-31 Darryl "DMC" Matthews McDaniels, American Hip Hop musician (Run-DMC), born in New York City
  • 1964-06-03 Kerry King, American musician (Slayer)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music