On This Day

Musicians Born in 1967

  • Jan 1 Tim Dog, American rapper
  • Jan 6 Peter Loran, American rock vocalist (Trixter-Give It To Me Good), born in Teaneck, New Jersey

Person of interestR. Kelly

Jan 8 R. Kelly [Robert Sylvester Kelly], American R&B singer-songwriter (I Wish I Could Fly), born in Chicago, Illinois

R&B Singer R. Kelly
R&B Singer
R. Kelly

Person of interestDave Matthews

Jan 9 Dave Matthews, South African singer & musician (Dave Matthews Band), born in Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa

Musician Dave Matthews
Musician
Dave Matthews
  • Jan 9 Steven Harwell, American singer & musician (Smash Mouth), born in Santa Clara, California
  • Jan 10 Micky Michelle [Ingrid Hankers], Dutch dancer (Josephine, Sound of Motown)
  • Jan 13 George Paterson, Scottish singer/songwriter DMP
  • Jan 14 Zakk Wylde, American musician (Black Label Society), born in Bayonne, New Jersey
  • Jan 15 Lisa Lisa [Velez], American rock vocalist (Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam), born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 18 MC Tab [Sharon Richard], American rapper, born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 20 Joe Pasquale, singer and songwriter (Prey)
  • Jan 24 John Myung, American musician (Dream Theater), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jan 26 Pradip Somasundaran, Indian playback singer, born in Thrissur, India
  • Jan 30 Bill Leverty, American guitarist (Firehouse-Love of a Lifetime), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • Jan 30 Jay Gordon, American musician, born in San Francisco, California
  • Jan 31 Fat Mike [Michael Burkett], American musician (NOFX), born in Newton, Massachusetts

  • Feb 6 Anita Cochran, American singer, born in South Lyon, Michigan
  • Feb 6 Izumi Sakai, Japanese singer (Zard), born in Kurume, Japan (d. 2007)
  • Feb 12 Chitravina N. Ravikiran, Indian composer and musician, born in Mysore, India
  • Feb 15 Jane Child, Canadian musician, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Feb 17 Chanté Moore, American R&B singer, actress and author (Precious), born in San Francisco, California

Person of interestKurt Cobain

Feb 20 Kurt Cobain, American rock vocalist (Nirvana), born in Aberdeen, Washington (d. 1994)

Rocker Kurt Cobain
Rocker
Kurt Cobain
  • Feb 23 Chris Vrenna, American musician, producer, and sound engineer (Nine Inch Nails, Tweaker), born in Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Feb 28 Marcus Lillington, rock guitarist (Breathe-All I Need)
  • Mar 4 Evan Dando, American musician (the Lemonheads), born in Essex, Massachusetts
  • Mar 6 Julio Bocca, Argentinean Ballet Dancer
  • Mar 7 Randel "Randy" Guss, American musician and drummer (Toad the Wet Sprocket), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Mar 11 John Barrowman, Scottish-American actor, singer, presenter and writer (Captain Jack Harkness-Doctor Who), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Mar 17 Van Conner, rocker (Screaming Trees)

Person of interestBilly Corgan

Mar 17 Billy Corgan, American musician (Smashing Pumpkins), born in Chicago, Illinois

Musician Billy Corgan
Musician
Billy Corgan
  • Mar 18 Miki Berenyi, English singer (Lush)
  • Mar 21 Jonas "Joker" Berggren, Swedish musician (Ace of Base)
  • Mar 29 John Popper, American musician (Blues Traveler), born in Chardon, Ohio
  • Mar 30 Hayashibara Megumi, Japanese voice actress and singer
  • Apr 1 Phil Demmel, American musician
  • Apr 2 Greg Camp, American musician (Smash Mouth), born in West Covina, California

  • Apr 7 Artemis Gounaki, composer, writer and music producer
  • Apr 12 Mellow Man Ace [Ulpiano Reyes], Cuban-American rapper and actor (Only the Strong), born in Pinar del Río, Cuba
  • Apr 12 Sarah Cracknell, English singer-songwriter (Saint Etienne), born in Chelmsford, England
  • Apr 13 Olga Tañón, Puerto Rican singer, born in Santurce, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Apr 14 Barrett Martin, American drummer and composer
  • Apr 15 Frankie Poullain [Francis Poullain-Patterson], British bass player (The Darkness), born in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Apr 17 Liz Phair, American musician and songwriter, born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Apr 17 Matthew "Mat" Chamberlain, American musician, songwriter and session player, born in San Pedro, California
  • Apr 18 Jayce Fincher Jr, American heavy metal bassist (Southgang-Tainted Angel)
  • Apr 19 Dorothy "Dar" Williams, American singer-songwriter described as "one of America’s very best singer-songwriters."(You're Aging Well), born in Mount Kisco, New York
  • Apr 20 Mike Portnoy, American drummer (Dream Theater), born in Long Beach, New York
  • Apr 21 Michael Franti, American musician (The Beatnigs, Spearhead), born in Oakland, California
  • Apr 23 Brent Muscat, American hard rock musician (Faster Pussycat- Wake Me When It's Over), born in Hollywood, California
  • Apr 27 Tommy Smith, Scottish jazz musician, born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Apr 29 Master P, American rapper
  • Apr 30 John Robert "J. R." Richards, American singer-songwriter, record producer, and TV and film composer. (Dishwalla), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • May 1 Tim McGraw, American country musician and actor, born in Delhi, Louisiana
  • May 10 Young MC [Marvin Young], British American rapper (Bust a Move), born in London, England
  • May 13 Chuck Schuldiner, American musician (Death, Control Denied) (d. 2001)
  • May 13 Melanie Thornton, African American German pop singer, former member of La Bouche. (d. 2001)
  • May 18 Rob Base [Ginyard], American rapper (Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock - "It Takes Two"), born in Harlem, New York
  • May 22 John Vanderslice, American rock musician and producer, born in Gainesville, Florida
  • May 23 Philip Selway, British alternative-rock singer-songwriter and drummer for Radiohead, born in Oxfordshire, England
  • May 24 Heavy D [Dwight Errington Myers], Jamaican-American rapper, born in Mandeville, Middlesex (d. 2011)
  • May 24 Steve McDonald, American rocker (Redd Kross), born in Hawthorne, California

Person of interestNoel Gallagher

May 29 Noel Gallagher, English pop musician (Oasis), born in Manchester, England

Musician Noel Gallagher
Musician
Noel Gallagher
  • Jun 8 Neil Mitchell, Scottish musician (Wet, Wet, Wet), born in Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire.
  • Jun 10 Human Beatbox [Darren Robinson], rocker (Fat Boys-Jail House Rock)
  • Jun 10 Emma Anderson, British guitarist and songwriter (Lush, Sing-Sing)
  • Jun 17 Eric Stefani, American musician (No Doubt), born in Fullerton, California
  • Jun 20 Joseph William Cathcart, rock guitarist (Nelson-Love & Affection)
  • Jun 20 [Matthew] Murphy Karges, American bassist (Sugar Ray - "Every Morning"), born in Orange County, California
  • Jun 21 Tim Simenson, rocker (Bomb the Bass)
  • Jun 24 Jeff Cease, guitarist (Black Crowes-Shake Your Money Maker), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Jun 24 Richard Kruspe-Bernstein, German musician (Rammstein)
  • Jun 29 Murray Foster, Canadian musician (Moxy Früvous, Great Big Sea), born in Thorn Hill, Ontario
  • Jul 6 Heather Nova, Bermudian singer and songwriter (Oyster), born in Bermuda
  • Jul 7 Jackie Neal, American singer, born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (d. 2005)
  • Jul 8 Jordan Chan, Hong Kong actor and singer
  • Jul 12 John Petrucci, American guitar player (Dream Theater), born in Kings Park, New York
  • Jul 22 Pat Badger, American heavy metal bassist (Extreme-"More Than Words"), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jul 22 Rhys Ifans [Rhys Evans], Welsh actor/musician (Notting Hill, Enduring Love), born in Haverfordwest, Wales
  • Jul 24 Jasper Teule, Dutch rock singer/bassist (Pilgrims-Once to Everything)
  • Jul 27 Juliana Hatfield, American musician (Blake Babies), born in Wiscasset, Maine
  • Jul 31 Mitsuo Iwata, Japanese voice actor and singer, born in Tokorozawa, Saitama, Japan
  • Jul 31 Minako Honda, Japanese singer and musical actress, born in Itabashi, Tokyo (d. 2005)
  • Aug 3 Skin [Deborah Dyer] Jamaican-British singer (Skunk Anansie), born in Brixton, London
  • Aug 10 Lorraine Pearson, Romford Essex, rock vocalist (5 Star-Silk & Steel)
  • Aug 10 Mart Sander, Estonian singer and actor
  • Aug 11 Enrique Bunbury, Spanish singer
  • Aug 12 Tom Holkenborg, drummer (Weekend at Waikiki)
  • Aug 12 Andy Hui, Hong Kong actor and singer
  • Aug 17 Kevin Max, American singer (dc talk), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Aug 18 Blas Elias Gomez, American rock drummer (Slaughter-Stick it Live), born in Kennedy, Texas
  • Aug 18 Tracy Tracy [Cattell], Australian musician (The Primitives - "Crash"), born in Australia

  • Aug 18 Dan Peters, American drummer (Mudhoney), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Aug 18 Daler Mehndi, Indian singer, born in Patna, India
  • Aug 19 Jason Starkey, occasional drummer and son of Beatle Ringo, born in London, England
  • Aug 21 Serj Tankian, Armenian-born singer (System of a Down), born in Beirut, Lebanon
  • Aug 22 Layne Staley, American rock singer and guitarist (Alice in Chains-Dirt), born in Kirkland, Washington (d. 2002)
  • Aug 22 Yukiko Okada, Japanese idol singer, born in Ichinomiya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan (d. 1986)
  • Aug 25 Jeff Tweedy, American singer-songwriter (Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot), born in Belleville, Illinois
  • Aug 27 Bob Nastanovich, American percussionist (Pavement, Silver Jews), born in Rochester, New York
  • Aug 29 Anton Newcombe, American musician (The Brian Jonestown Massacre), born in Newport Beach, California
  • Sep 6 Macy Gray [Natalie McIntyre], American R&B and soul singer-songwriter ("I Try"), born in Canton, Ohio

Person of interestHarry Connick Jr

Sep 11 Harry Connick Jr, American singer (We Are in Love) and actor, born in New Orleans, Louisiana

  • Sep 13 Tim 'Ripper' Owens, American singer (Iced Earth, ex-Judas Priest), born in Akron, Ohio
  • Sep 13 Stephen Perkins, American drummer and percussionist (Jane's Addiction), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 14 John Power, British singer-songwriter, bass player, and guitarist (The La's - "There She Goes"), born in Allerton, Liverpool, England
  • Sep 15 Jerry Dixon, heavy metal bassist (Warrant-Cherry Pie)
  • Sep 18 Ricky Bell, American rock vocalist (New Edition, Bell Biv Devoe), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Sep 20 Gunnar Nelson, American rock vocalist and guitarist (Nelson - "(Can't Live Without Your) Love and Affection"), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Sep 20 Matthew Nelson, American rock vocalist, bass and guitar player (Nelson - "(Can't Live Without Your) Love and Affection"), born in Santa Monica, California

Person of interestFaith Hill

Sep 21 Faith Hill [Audrey Faith Perry], American country pop singer (Breathe, Cry), born in Ridgeland, Mississippi

Country Singer Faith Hill
Country Singer
Faith Hill
  • Sep 21 Tyler Stewart, Canadian drummer and vocalist (Barenaked Ladies - "One Week"), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Sep 24 Geir Sundbø, Norwegian composer, conductor, clarinetist and guitarist, born in Porsgrunn, Norway
  • Sep 26 Shannon Hoon, American singer (Blind Melon), born in Lafeyette, Indiana (d. 1995)
  • Sep 28 Moon Unit Zappa, American actress and rock vocalist (Frank Zappa - "Valley Girl"), born in New York City
  • Oct 2 Floyd "Bud" Gaugh, American ska-punk rock drummer (Sublime), born in Kihei, Hawaii
  • Oct 2 Gillian Welch, American singer-songwriter (Time (The Revelator); Revival), born in New York City
  • Oct 3 Dan Miller, American guitarist and songwriter (They Might Be Giants, since 1998), born in Rochester, New York
  • Oct 4 Ekin Cheng Yee-Kin, Hong Kong actor and Cantopop singer, born in Hong Kong
  • Oct 7 Toni Braxton, American R&B singer-songwriter ("Un-Break My Heart"), born in Severn, Maryland
  • Oct 7 Luke Haines, English musician (The Auteurs; Black Box Recorder), born in Walton-on-Thames, United Kingdom
  • Oct 17 Allen West, American heavy metal guitarist (Obituary; Southwicked), born in Brandon, Florida

  • Oct 17 René Dif, Algerian-Danish pop-dance singer-songwriter (Aqua - "Barbie Girl"), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Oct 19 Yoko Shimomura, Japanese pianist and video game composer, born in Hyogo, Japan
  • Oct 20 Luck Mervil, Québécois actor and singer
  • Oct 22 Rita Guerra, Portuguese singer
  • Oct 23 Dale Crover, American musician (Melvins, The Men of Porn, Altamont)

Person of interestKeith Urban

Oct 26 Keith Urban, New Zealand-Australian singer (But for the Grace of God), born in Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand

Country Singer-Songwriter Keith Urban
Country Singer-Songwriter
Keith Urban
  • Oct 27 Scott Weiland, American rock singer-songwrite (Stone Temple Pilots; Velvet Revolver), born in San Jose, California (d. 2015)

Person of interestVanilla Ice

Oct 31 Vanilla Ice [Robert Van Winkle], American rapper (Ice Ice Baby) and actor (Cool as Ice), born in Miami, Florida

Rapper Vanilla Ice
Rapper
Vanilla Ice
  • Oct 31 Adam Schlesinger, American rock musician (Fountains Of Wayne) and songwriter (That Thing You Do), born in New York City (d. 2020)
  • Nov 1 Tina Arena, Australian pop singer and songwriter (Don't Ask), born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Nov 2 Marc van Roon, Dutch improvising musician, born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Nov 3 Steven Wilson, English musician and producer (Porcupine Tree), born in Kingston upon Thames
  • Nov 7 Sharleen Spiteri, Scottish singer and songwriter (Texas), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Nov 7 David Guetta, French songwriter, DJ and record producer (One Love, When Love Takes Over), born in Paris, France
  • Nov 10 Vivian Chow, Hong Kong Cantopop singer-songwriter and actress, born in Hong Kong
  • Nov 12 Charlie Pennaelino, rocker (Linear-I Never Felt This Way), born in Queens, New York
  • Nov 14 Nina Gordon [Shapiro], American singer-songwriter (Veruca Salt - "Volcano Girls"), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Nov 15 E-40 [Earl Stevens], American rapper, born in Vallejo, California
  • Nov 20 Teoman [Yakupoğlu], Turkish rock singer, born in Alucra, Turkey
  • Nov 23 Patrick Mameli, Dutch rock vocalist/guitarist (Pestilence), born in Holland, Netherlands
  • Nov 25 Gregg Turkington, American comedian (as Neil Hamburger) and musician
  • Nov 25 Rodney Sheppard, American guitarist (Sugar Ray), born in Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Nov 26 John Stirratt, American bassist (Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Dec 5 René Shuman, Dutch bandleader and singer, born in Geleen, Limburg, Netherlands
  • Dec 5 Gary Allan, American country musician (Used Heart For Sale), born in La Mirada, California
  • Dec 6 Hacken Lee, Hong Kong singer (House of Cards), born in British Hong Kong
  • Dec 11 DJ Yella, American DJ and music producer (N.W.A), born in Compton, California
  • Dec 12 Yuzo Koshiro, Japanese video game music composer, born in Hino, Tokyo
  • Dec 12 Takenobu Mitsuyoshi, Japanese video game music composer, born in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan

Person of interestJamie Foxx

Dec 13 Jamie Foxx, American actor (Ray, In Living Color) comedian and musician, born in Terrell, Texas

Actor and Singer-Songwriter Jamie Foxx
Actor and Singer-Songwriter
Jamie Foxx
  • Dec 17 Gigi D'Agostino, Italian DJ and musician
  • Dec 22 Richey James Edwards, Welsh musician (Manic Street Preachers), born in Blackwood, United Kingdom (disappeared in 1995)
  • Dec 23 Carla Bruni, Italian-French model and singer-songwriter, born in Turin, Italy
  • Dec 27 Niels Meijer, Dutch rock keyboardist (Bob Color)

About 1967

How Old? 52 or 53 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Horse (Jan 1 - Feb 8), Goat/Sheep (Feb 9 - Dec 31)