On This Day

Musicians Born in May 1968

Birthdays in Music

  • May 1 Mark Scott, Paramus NJ, rock drummer (Trixter-Give It To Me Good)
  • May 1 D'arcy Wretzky, American musician (The Smashing Pumpkins)
  • May 2 Ziana Zain, Malaysian singer and actress, born in Merlimau, Malacca, Malaysia
  • May 3 Jay Darlington, English keyboardist (Kula Shaker), born in London
  • May 3 Shane Minor, American country music singer, born in Modesto, California
  • May 4 Julian Barratt, English comedian and musician, one half of The Mighty Boosh, born in Leeds, England
  • May 6 Lætitia Sadier, French singer (Stereolab)
  • May 7 Eagle Eye Cherry, Swedish musician (Save Tonight), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • May 8 Chris Lighty, music executive and manager (Violator), born in The Bronx New York (d. 2012)
  • May 13 PMD [Parrish J. Smith], American rapper (EPMD), from Brentwood, New York
  • May 15 Seth Putnam, American musician
  • May 16 Ralph Tresvant, American singer (New Editon), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • May 17 Dave Abbruzzese, American drummer (Pearl Jam), born in Stamford, Connecticut
  • May 21 Julie Vega, Filipina child actress and singer, born in Quezon City, Philippines (d. 1985)

Person of interestKylie Minogue

May 28 Kylie Minogue, Australian pop star and singer (Locomotion), born in Melbourne, Victoria

Pop Star & Singer Kylie Minogue
Pop Star & Singer
Kylie Minogue
  • May 30 Tim Burgess, English rock vocalist (Charlatans-Only One I Know)

About May 1968

How Old? 51 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: Yes

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