On This Day

Birthdays in Music in October 1969

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 1 Ori Kaplan, Israeli jazz musician
  • Oct 2 Damon Gough, English singer

Person of interestGwen Stefani

Oct 3 Gwen Stefani, American singer-songwriter (No Doubt), born in Fullerton, California

Singer Gwen Stefani
Singer
Gwen Stefani
  • Oct 3 Tetsu, Japanese bassist (L'Arc~en~Ciel)
  • Oct 7 Javier Álvarez, Spanish singer-songwriter, born in Madrid, Spain
  • Oct 9 P.J. Harvey, English musician, singer and songwriter, born in Bridport, Dorset, England
  • Oct 12 Martie Maguire, American musician (Dixie Chicks), born in York, Pennsylvania
  • Oct 16 Wendy Wilson, American rock vocalist (Wilson Phillips-Hold On), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 16 Roy Hargrove, American jazz trumpeter, born in Waco, Texas (d. 2018)
  • Oct 17 Wyclef Jean, Haitian-American rapper and singer-songwriter, born in Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti
  • Oct 22 Helmut Lotti, Belgian singer
  • Oct 28 Ben Harper, American blues and reggae musician and singer-songwriter (No Mercy In This Land), born in Pomona, California
  • Oct 30 Masanori Hikichi, Japanese video game music composer, born in Saitama, Japan

About October 1969

How Old? 50 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Signs: Libra (Sep 23 - Oct 22), Scorpio (Oct 23 - Nov 21)