Radio DJs in History

Famous Birthdays

  • 1930-05-10 Scott Muni, American radio DJ (d. 2004)
  • 1930-12-29 Glenn Reeves, American rockabilly singer-songwriter and radio deejay (Heartbreak Hotel), born in Shamrock, Texas (d. 1998)
  • 1945-03-30 Johnnie Walker [Peter Dingley], British radio DJ, born in Birmingham
  • 1950-07-04 David Jensen, Canadian-British radio DJ, born in Victoria, British Columbia
  • 1950-08-01 Doug Tracht, American radio DJ (Greaseman), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1951-06-24 David Rodigan, radio DJ/actor
  • 1957-06-22 Danny Baker, English writer and radio DJ, born in Deptford, London, England
  • 1965-07-04 Jo Whiley, English radio DJ, born in Northampton, United Kingdom
  • 1969-03-07 Shin Ae Ra, Korean actress and radio DJ
  • 1972-06-14 Shaun Keaveny, British radio DJ
  • 1975-01-06 Jason King, English radio DJ (Radio 1), born in Tenbury Wells, United Kingdom
  • 1975-04-29 BĂ©res Zoo, Hungarian radio DJ
  • 1975-07-31 Simon Hirst, British radio DJ
  • 1977-03-10 Colin Murray, British radio DJ
  • 1977-05-25 Giel Beelen, Dutch radio DJ (a Guinness World Record for the longest radio DJ marathon ever, lasting 198 hours of non-stop broadcasting), born in Haarlem, Netherlands

Famous Divorces

  • 2007-05-31 Actress Billie Piper and radio DJ Chris Evans divorce after 6 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • 1993-06-03 Bob Fitzsimmons, NY radio DJ (WNEW AM/WABC AM/WHN AM), dies at 53
  • 1998-11-19 Glenn Reeves, American rockabilly singer-songwriter and radio deejay (Heartbreak Hotel), dies of cancer at 67