On This Day

Musicians Born in March 1963

  • Mar 1 Robert James Affuso, rock drummer (Skid Row-Psycho Love), born in Newburgh, New York
  • Mar 1 Thomas Anders, German singer (Modern Talking)
  • Mar 1 Dan Michaels, American musician and record producer

Person of interestJason Newsted

Mar 4 Jason Newsted, US heavy-metal bassist (Metallica-Nothing Else Matters), born in Battle Creek, Michigan

Heavy Metal Musician Jason Newsted
Heavy Metal Musician
Jason Newsted
  • Mar 4 MDV [Michiel de Vos], Dutch pop bassist (Burma Shave-Stash)
  • Mar 4 Janey Lee Grace, English singer, author, television presenter and radio disc jockey
  • Mar 10 Jeff Ament, American musician (Pearl Jam)
  • Mar 10 Rick Rubin, American record producer, co-founder of Def Jam Recordings, born in Long Beach, New York
  • Mar 14 Mike Muir [Cyco Miko], American thrash metal musician (Suicidal Tendencies), born in Venice, California
  • Mar 15 Bret Michaels, guitarist (Poison-Talk Dirty to Me), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Mar 16 Jimmy Degrasso, American musician, drummer
  • Mar 17 Nick Peros, Canadian composer

Person of interestVanessa Williams

Mar 18 Vanessa Williams, American singer, actress and 1st African American Miss America (1983), born in The Bronx, New York

Singer and Actress Vanessa Williams
Singer and Actress
Vanessa Williams
  • Mar 20 Paul Mirkovich, rock keyboardist (Nelson-Love & Affection)
  • Mar 21 Sharon June Howe Pederson, Glencoe Mn, rocker (Vixen-Rev It Up)
  • Mar 22 Suzanne Sulley, English rocker (The Human League-Human), born in Sheffield, England
  • Mar 27 Dave Koz, American jazz saxophonist, born in Encino, California
  • Mar 27 Charly Alberti, Argentinian rock musician (Soda Stereo), born in Buenos Aires
  • Mar 28 Andy Cousin, English rocker (All About Eve-All About Scarlet & Other Stories), born in Huddersfield, Yorkshire
  • Mar 30 Eli-Eri Moura, Brazilian composer and conductor
  • Mar 31 Paul Mercurio, Australian actor/dancer

About March 1963

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

Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Signs: Pisces (Feb 19 - Mar 20), Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 19)