On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1946 (Part 2)

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 201 - 252 of 252

  • Oct 21 Lux Interior, American singer (The Cramps)
  • Oct 21 Phil Ryan, Welsh keyboardist and composer (Man, Pete Brown), born in Port Talbot, Wales (d. 2016)
  • Oct 22 Eddie Brigati, Garfield NJ, rock vocalist (Rascals)
  • Oct 23 Gerda Lenten-Havertong, Surinam, Dutch singer/actress (Sesame St)
  • Oct 24 Jerry Edmonton, Canadian rock drummer (Steppenwolf), born in Oshawa, Ontario (d. 1993)
  • Oct 25 Peter Lieberson, American composer, born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 26 Keith Hopwood, English rock guitarist (Herman's Hermits), born in Davyhulme, Manchester, England
  • Oct 27 Peter Martins, Danish dancer and choreographer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Oct 29 Peter Green [Peter Greenbaum], English rocker (Fleetwood Mac), born in London
  • Nov 2 Giuseppe Sinopoli, Italian conductor and composer (Sunnyata), born in Venice, Italy (d. 2001)
  • Nov 5 Herman Brood, Dutch painter and pianist (Sleepin' Bird), born in Zwolle, Netherlands (d. 2001)
  • Nov 6 George Young, Scottish-Australian rock guitarist (Easybeats, AC/DC), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 2017)
  • Nov 8 Roy Wood, English rock vocalist and cellist (ELO), born in Birmingham, England
  • Nov 10 Bill Bryson, American singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • Nov 10 Roy Thomas Baker, English record producer (Bohemian Rhapsody), born in Hampstead, London
  • Nov 11 Len "Chip" Hawkes, English musician (the Tremeloes)

  • Nov 13 Martin Bresnick, American composer, The Bronx, New York
  • Nov 15 Janet Lennon, Culver City California, singer (Lennon Sisters)
  • Nov 17 Martin Barre, British pop guitarist (Jethro Tull)
  • Nov 18 Amanda Lear, French singer (or 1939, possible date only)
  • Nov 19 Joe Correro, Greenwood Ms, rock drummer (Paul Revers & The Raiders)
  • Nov 20 Duane Allman, American rock guitarist (Allman Brothers), born in Nashville, Tennessee (d. 1971)
  • Nov 20 John "Blackfoot" Colbert, American singer (Soul Children, Taxi)
  • Nov 20 Ray Stiles, English musician (Mud, The Hollies), born in Guildford
  • Nov 21 Jonas Tomasson, composer
  • Nov 22 Aston Barrett, Jamaican reggae bassist (I Shot the Sheriff)
  • Nov 26 Bert Bouquet, bassist (Earth & Fire, Focus)
  • Dec 1 Gilbert O'Sullivan, Irish singer (Alone Again Naturally)
  • Dec 5 José Carreras, Spanish opera tenor (I Lombardi, Three Tenors), born in Barcelona
  • Dec 8 John Rubinstein, actor/composer (Family, Boys from Brazil), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Dec 10 Ace Kefford, English bassist (The Move), born in Birmingham, England
  • Dec 10 Gloria Loring, American actress and singer (Days of our Life), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 12 Clive Bunker, British rock drummer (Jethro Tull), born in Luton, Bedfordshire, England
  • Dec 13 Radim Hladík, Czech guitarist (The Blue Effect), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia (d. 2016)
  • Dec 14 Jackie McAuley, Irish rock pianist (Them Coleraine), born in Derry, Northern Ireland
  • Dec 14 Jane Birkin, English actress and singer (Mrs Don Juan, Dark Places, Dust), born in London, England

  • Dec 14 Joyce Vincent Wilson, American singer (Tony Orlando & Dawn), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Dec 15 Carmine Appice, musician (Have You Heard, Keep on Rolling), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 15 Harry Ray, rock vocalist (Ray, Goodman, Brown), born in Hackensack, New York
  • Dec 16 Benny Andersson, Swedish composer and musician (ABBA), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Dec 16 Trevor Pinnock, English conductor and harpsichordist
  • Dec 20 Douglass Lubahn, psychedelic rock & jazz rock bassist
  • Dec 21 Carl Wilson, American rock vocalist and guitarist (Beach Boys), born in Hawthorne California (d. 1998)
  • Dec 21 Christopher Keene, American conductor (La Traviata), born in Berkeley, California (d. 1995)
  • Dec 21 Kevin Peek, Australian guitarist, born in Adelaide, Australia (d. 2013)
  • Dec 22 Rick Nielsen, American rock vocalist/guitarist (Cheap Trick), born in Rockford, Illinois
  • Dec 23 Edita Gruberova, Slovak operatic soprano, born in Bratislava, Slovakia
  • Dec 24 Jan Akkerman, Dutch guitarist and composer (Focus-Can't Stand Noise), born in Amsterdam
  • Dec 25 Jimmy Buffet, vocalist (Margaritaville), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • Dec 28 Edgar Winter, American rock musician (Frankenstein, Free Ride), born in Beaumont, Texas
  • Dec 29 Marianne Faithfull, English vocalist (Money), born in Hampstead, England
  • Dec 30 Patti Smith, rock vocalist (Radio Ethiopia), born in Chicago, Illinois