On This Day

Musicians Born in July 1958

  • Jul 3 Aaron Tippin, American singer (You've Got to Stand for Something), born in Pensacola, Florida
  • Jul 4 Kirk Pengilly, Australian rocker (Inxs-Kiss the Dirt), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Jul 5 Paul Daniel, British opera and symphony conductor, born in Birmingham
  • Jul 8 Carlos Cavazo, rocker (Quiet Riot - Metal Health)
  • Jul 8 Fred Young, singer (Kentucky Headhunters-Davy Crockett), born in Glasgow, Kentucky
  • Jul 10 Béla Fleck, American banjo player, born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 10 Fiona Shaw, Irish actress and theatre and opera director, born in County Cork, Munster, Ireland
  • Jul 11 Ray Dodds, rocker (Fairground Attraction-You Send Me)

Person of interestMichael Flatley

Jul 16 Michael Flatley, Irish choreographer (Lord of Dance), born in Chicago, Illinois

Irish Dancer Michael Flatley
Irish Dancer
Michael Flatley
  • Jul 18 Nigel Twist, British rock drummer (Alarm-In the Summertime), born in Manchester
  • Jul 19 David Robertson, American symphony orchestra conductor, born in Malibu, California
  • Jul 20 Mick MacNeil, Scottish musician (Simple Minds), born on the Isle of Barra
  • Jul 24 Mick Karn [Andonis Michaelides], English musician (Japan), born in Nicosia, Cyprus (d. 2011)
  • Jul 25 Henk Wanders, Dutch bassist (Frank Boeijen Group), born in Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • Jul 25 Thurston Moore, American guitarist and songwriter (Sonic Youth), born in Coral Gables, Florida
  • Jul 26 Angela Hewitt, Canadian classical pianist, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • Jul 30 Kate Bush, English singer-songwriter (Wild Things, Wuthering Heights), born in Plumstead, England
  • Jul 30 Kevin Mahogany, American jazz vocalist (Double Rainbow), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 2017)
  • Jul 31 Bill Berry, American drummer (R.E.M.), born in Duluth, Minnesota

About July 1958

How Old? 61 years old
Generation: Baby Boomer
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Signs: Cancer (Jun 21 - Jul 22), Leo (Jul 23 - Aug 22)