Rock n Roll in History (Part 4)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands - Rockers

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Birthdays 301 - 400 of 1,076

  • 1945-08-22 Ron Dante, rock vocalist (Archies-Sugar, Sugar), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1945-08-24 Ken Hensley, rock keyboardist (Blackfoot, Uriah Heep)
  • 1945-08-29 Chris Copping, Essex England, rock bassist (Procol Harum)
  • 1945-08-31 Bob Welch, rock vocalist/guitarist (Fleetwood Mac-Oh Well), (d. 2012)
  • 1945-09-03 George Biondo, rock musician (Steppenwolf), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1945-09-23 Ronald Bushy, rock drummer (Iron Butterfly), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1945-10-07 Kevin Godley, rock vocalist (10cc), born in Manchester, England
  • 1945-10-08 Roy Royer, rock guitarist (Procol Harum)
  • 1945-10-20 Ric Lee, rock drummer (Ten Years After-Cannock, Staffs)
  • 1945-11-01 Rick Grech, Bordeaux France, rock bassist (Blind Faith, Traffic)
  • 1945-11-11 Vince Martell, American rock guitarist (Vanilla Fudge), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-11-24 Bev [Beverley] Bevan, rock drummer (ELO), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1945-11-26 John McVie, British rock bassist (Fleetwood Mac-Rumours, Tusk)
  • 1945-12-12 Alan Ward, rock musician

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1946-01-03 John Paul Jones [John Baldwin], English rock bassist and songwriter (Led Zeppelin - Stairway to Heaven), born in London

Musician John Paul Jones
Musician
John Paul Jones
  • 1946-01-07 Andy Brown, rock drummer (Fortunes Birmingham)
  • 1946-01-10 Bob Lang, rock bassist (Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders)
  • 1946-01-12 Cynthia Robinson, rock trumpeteer (Sly & Family Stone-Everyday People)
  • 1946-01-22 Malcolm McLaren, British band manager (the Sex Pistols), born in London (d. 2010)
  • 1946-01-27 Kim Gardner, England, rock bassist (Ashton, Gardner & Dyke)
  • 1946-01-28 Rick Allen, Ark, rock bassist (Box Tops-Letter)
  • 1946-02-19 Paul Dean, rock guitarist/vocalist (Loverboy), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1946-02-20 J. Geils [John Warren Geils Jr], American rock guitarist (J Geils Band-Centerfold), born in NYC, New York (d. 2017)
  • 1946-02-23 Rusty Young, California, rock steel guitarist (Poco- In the Heat of the Night)

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1946-03-06 David Gilmour, English rock guitarist (Pink Floyd-Brick in the Wall), born in Cambridge, England

Singer-songwriter and Producer David Gilmour
Singer-songwriter and Producer
David Gilmour
  • 1946-03-07 Matthew Fisher, rock keyboardist (Procol Harum), born in London, England
  • 1946-03-07 Peter Wolf, rock singer (J Giels Band-Centerfold, Freeze Frame)
  • 1946-03-08 Randy Meisner, rock bassist/vocalist (Poco, Eagles-Take it Easy)
  • 1946-03-09 Jim Cregan, British rock musician
  • 1946-03-15 Howard Scott, San Pedro Cal, rock guitarist/vocalist (War, Cisco Kid)
  • 1946-03-17 Harold Brown, rock drummer (War-Summer, Galaxy), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1946-03-19 Paul Atkinson, rock guitarist (Zombies-Never Even Thought)
  • 1946-03-24 Lee Oskar, Denmark, rock harmonicist (War-Why Can't We Be Friends)
  • 1946-03-31 Al Nichol, rock guitarist/vocalist (Turtles), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • 1946-04-01 Ronnie "Plonk" Lane, rock bassist (Small Faces-Hey Girl), born in London, England
  • 1946-04-04 Dave Hill, English rock guitarist (Slade-Coz I Love You), born in Holbeton, Devon
  • 1946-05-01 Nick Fortune, [Nicholas Fortuna], rock bassist (Buckinghams Chicago)
  • 1946-05-07 Bill Kreutzmann, American rock drummer (Grateful Dead), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1946-05-14 Derek Lek Leckenby, rock guitarist (Herman's Hermits-Kinda Hush)
  • 1946-05-23 Danny Klein, American rock bassist (J Geils Band-Centerfold), born in NYC, New York
  • 1946-05-24 Steve Upton, rock drummer (Wishbone Ash-There's the Rub, Locked In)
  • 1946-06-05 Fred Stone, rock guitarist (Sly & Family Stone-Stand)
  • 1946-06-07 Mickey Jones, Welsh rock guitarist (Man), born in Merthyr Tydfil (d. 2010)
  • 1946-06-15 Noddy Holder, Walsall United Kingdom, rock vocalist/guitarist (Slade- Cum On Feel The Noize)
  • 1946-06-25 Allen Lanier, rock keyboardist/guitarist/vocalist (Blue Oyster Cult), (d. 2013)
  • 1946-06-25 Ian McDonald, rock guitarist (Foreigner, King Crimson), born in London, England
  • 1946-06-30 Billy Brown, rock vocalist (Ray, Goodman, Brown)
  • 1946-07-09 Bon Scott [Ronald Belford Scott], Australian rock musician (lead singer and lyricist of AC/DC), born in Forfar, Scotland, UK
  • 1946-07-11 John Lawton, British rock singer (Uriah Heep)
  • 1946-07-19 Alan Gorrie, Scotland, rock bassist/singer (Average White Band)
  • 1946-07-23 Andy MacKay, rock sax/oboe (Roxy Music-Dance Away), born in London, England
  • 1946-07-29 Neal Doughty, Evansville IN, rock keyboardist (Reo Speedwagon)
  • 1946-07-30 Jeffrey Hammond-Hammond, rock bassist (Jethro Tull)
  • 1946-08-09 Rinus Gerritsen [Marinus], Dutch rock bassist/keyboardist (Golden Earring)

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1946-08-23 Keith Moon, English rock drummer (Who-I'm A Boy), born in London, England (d. 1978)

Rocker Keith Moon
Rocker
Keith Moon
  • 1946-09-04 Gary Duncan, [Grubb], rock guitarist (Quicksilver), born in San Diego, California
  • 1946-09-04 Greg Elmore, rock drummer (Quicksilver), born in San Diego, California
  • 1946-09-07 Alfa Anderson, rock vocalist (Chicago), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1946-09-08 Dean Daughtry, rock keyboardist (Atlanta Rhythm Section)
  • 1946-09-09 Doug Ingle, rock vocalist/keyboards (Iron Butterfly), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1946-09-11 Dennis Tufano, rock guitarist/vocalist (Buckinghams), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1946-09-19 John Coghlan, rock drummer (Status Quo), born in London, England
  • 1946-09-28 Helen Shapiro, Bethnal Green London, rock vocalist
  • 1946-10-17 James Ray Tucker, rock guitarist (Turtles-Eleanor), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1946-10-22 Eddie Brigati, Garfield NJ, rock vocalist (Rascals)
  • 1946-10-24 Jerry Edmonton, Canada, rock drummer (Steppenwolf)
  • 1946-10-26 Keith Hopwood, rock guitarist (Herman's Hermits)
  • 1946-11-08 Roy Wood, rock vocalist/cellist (ELO), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1946-11-19 Joe Correro, Greenwood Ms, rock drummer (Paul Revers & The Raiders)
  • 1946-11-20 Duane Allman, rock guitarist (Allman Brothers), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1946-12-12 Clive Bunker, rock drummer (Jethro Tull)
  • 1946-12-14 Jackie McCauley, North Ireland, rock pianist (Them Coleraine)
  • 1946-12-15 Harry Ray, rock vocalist (Ray, Goodman, Brown), born in Hackensack, New York
  • 1946-12-21 Carl Wilson, rock vocalist and guitarist (Beach Boys), born in Hawthorne California (d. 1998)
  • 1946-12-22 Rick Nielsen, rock vocalist/guitarist (Cheap Trick), born in Rockford, Illinois
  • 1946-12-30 Patti Smith, rock vocalist (Radio Ethiopia), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1947-01-13 John Lees, English rock guitarist and vocalist (Barclay James Harvest), born in Oldham
  • 1947-01-30 Steve Marriott, rock guitarist/vocalist (Humble Pie-Eat It, Faces)
  • 1947-02-02 Peter Lucia, rock drummer (Tommy James & Shondells-Crystal Blue)
  • 1947-02-03 Dave Davies, rock vocalist/guitarist (Kinks-Lola), born in London, England
  • 1947-02-13 Tony Butler, rock bassist (Big Country-It's a Big Country, Wonderland)
  • 1947-03-08 Mike Allsup, Modesto Ca, rock guitarist (Three Dog Night)
  • 1947-03-10 Tom Scholz, rock guitarist/keyboardist (Boston-More Than a Feeling)
  • 1947-03-17 Ian Gomm, rock guitarist
  • 1947-03-18 Barry Wilson, England, rock drummer (Procol Harum-Whiter Shade of Pale)
  • 1947-03-21 Franco Mussida, Italian progessive rock musician (Premiata Forneria Marconi), born in Milan
  • 1947-03-22 Harry Vanda, [Vandenberg], Hague Neth, rock guitarist (Easybeats)
  • 1947-03-24 Mike Kellie, rock drummer (Spooky Tooth-It's All About)
  • 1947-03-31 Al Goodman, rock vocalist (Ray, Goodman, Brown)
  • 1947-04-08 Steve Howe, rock guitarist (Asia, Yes-Roundabout), born in London, England
  • 1947-04-08 Larry Norman, American musician and pioneer of Christian rock music (Why Should the Devil Have All the Good Music?), born in Corpus Christi, Texas (d. 2008)
  • 1947-04-23 Glenn Cornick, English rock bassist (Jethro Tull-Thick as a Brick), born in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, (d. 2014)
  • 1947-04-27 Pete Ham, Welsh rock vocalist (Badfinger-Come & Get It), born in Swansea, Wales
  • 1947-05-13 Pete "Overend" Watts, English rock bassist (Mott The Hoople-All Young Dudes), born in Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • 1947-05-13 Toy Caldwell, rock musician (Marshall Tucker Band), born in Spartanburg South Carolina (d. 1993)
  • 1947-05-14 Al Ciner, rock guitarist (American Breed), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1947-05-15 Graham Goble, Adelaide, Australia, rock guitarist (Little River Band)
  • 1947-05-19 Jerry Hyman, rock singer/trombonist (Blood Sweat & Tears), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1947-06-01 Ron Wood, rock guitarist (Faces, Jeff Beck Group, Rolling Stones)
  • 1947-06-05 Tom Evans, rock bassist/vocalist (Badfinger), born in Liverpool, England

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