Birthdays in Music in February 1937

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 1 Don Everly, American singer and half of the rock and roll duo "The Everly Brothers" (Bye Bye Love, Wake Up Little Susie), born in Brownie, Kentucky
  • Feb 1 Ray Sawyer, American singer (Dr Hook), born in Chickasaw, Alabama (d. 2018)
  • Feb 2 Martina Arroyo, American opera soprano (NY Met), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 2 Tom Smothers, American comedian and folk singer (The Smothers Brothers Show, Serial), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 4 Bill Ham [Billy Mack Ham], American music impresario and manager (ZZ Top), born in Waxahachie, Texas (d. 2016)
  • Feb 5 Cocky van Oost, [Kommertje van Vliet], Dutch dancer (Sylphides)
  • Feb 8 Joe Raposa, composer/songwriter (Sesame Street)
  • Feb 9 Johnny Sayles, American vocalist (You Made Me Wiggle)
  • Feb 11 Lodewijk Boer, Dutch violinist/playwright (The Family)
  • Feb 14 Magic Sam, rocker (Chicago Bluesman)
  • Feb 15 Zoltan Pesko, composer
  • Feb 17 Mickey McGill, American vocalist (Dells-Love is Blue)
  • Feb 18 Alan Johnson, American 3-time Emmy Award winning choreographer (Springtime for Hitler, West Side Story), born in Ridley Park, Pennsylvania (d. 2018)
  • Feb 20 David Ackles, Illinois, vocalist/songwriter (American Gothic)
  • Feb 20 Nancy Wilson, American jazz vocalist (Feel Like Making Love), born in Chillicothe, Ohio (d. 2018)
  • Feb 22 Dubravko Detoni, Croatian composer, born in KriĹževci, Croatia
  • Feb 26 Hagood Hardy, Canadian musician and composer (d. 1997)

About February 1937

How Old? 82 years old
Generation: Traditionalist or Silent Generation
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Rat (Feb 1 - Feb 10), Ox (Feb 11 - Feb 28)
Star Signs: Aquarius (Jan 20 - Feb 18), Pisces (Feb 19 - Mar 20)