On This Day

Musicians Born in May 1962

Birthdays in Music

  • May 4 Oleta Adams, American soul singer and pianist, born in Seattle, Washington
  • May 5 Jenifer McKitrick, American songwriter (Mine, Mine, Mine), born in Defiance, Ohio
  • May 6 Adam Yellin, American record producer
  • May 9 Dave Gahan, Essex, rock vocalist (Depeche Mode-Dreaming of Me)
  • May 9 John Corbett, actor/singer (Northern Exposure, Sex and the City), born in Wheeling, West Virginia
  • May 9 Paul Heaton, rocker (Housemartins-Happy Hour, Over There)
  • May 10 Garry Daley, keyboard (China Crisis-Christian)
  • May 12 Brett Gurewitz, American songwriter and record producer (Bad Religion) (Epitaph)
  • May 14 C. C. DeVille, American rocker (Poison - Talk Dirty to Me), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • May 14 Ian Astbury, Merseyside, rock vocalist (Cult-Fire Woman)
  • May 17 Tracey Bryn, rocker (Voice of Beehive-Let it Bee)
  • May 18 Nanne Grönvall, Swedish singer
  • May 18 Sandra Cretu, German singer
  • May 19 Iain Harvie, Scottish rock guitarist (Nothing Ever Happens)
  • May 26 Colin Vearncombe, singer-songwriter (Black-Wonderful Like), born in Liverpool, Merseyside (d. 2016)
  • May 31 Corey Hart, Canadian vocalist (Sunglasses at Night), born in Montreal, Quebec

About May 1962

How Old? 57 years old
Generation: Baby Boomer
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Signs: Taurus (Apr 20 - May 20), Gemini (May 21 - Jun 20)