On This Day

Birthdays in Music in October 1957

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 4 Russell Simmons, American Music magnate (Def Jam), born in Queens, New York
  • Oct 5 Lee "Kix" Thompson, saxophonist (Madness-Baggy Trousers)
  • Oct 11 Blair Cunningham, American rock drummer (Haircut 100), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Oct 14 Kenny Neal, American blues musician (Let Life Flow), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Oct 19 Karl Wallingher, Prestatyn Wales, rocker (World Party)
  • Oct 20 Susanna Haavisto, Finnish actress and singer
  • Oct 21 Julian Cope, [Kevin Stapleton], Welsh pop musician (Eve's Volcano)
  • Oct 21 Steve Lukather, US rock singer/guitarist (Toto-Africa)
  • Oct 25 Robbie Macintosh, English rock guitarist and vocalist (The Pretenders), born in Sutton, Surrey, England
  • Oct 28 Stephen Morris, English pop drummer (Joy Division-Atmosphere)
  • Oct 31 Robert Pollard, American rocker (Guided by Voices), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Oct 31 Brian Stokes Mitchell, American singer and actor, born in Seattle, Washington

About October 1957

How Old? 62 years old
Generation: Baby Boomer
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Signs: Libra (Sep 23 - Oct 22), Scorpio (Oct 23 - Nov 21)