On This Day

Musicians Born in 1984

  • Jan 16 Jared Slingerland, Canadian rock guitarist and electronic musician, born in Kelowna, British Columbia
  • Jan 17 Calvin Harris, Scottish DJ, singer-songwriter and producer (We Found Love), born in Dumfries, Scotland
  • Jan 18 Benji Schwimmer, American dancer, born in Newport Beach, California
  • Jan 18 Maarja Kivi, Estonian singer, born in Tallinn, Estonia
  • Jan 18 Kristy Lee Cook, American country singer (American Idol season 7), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Jan 20 Toni Gonzaga, Filipino singer and actress, born in Rizal, Philippines
  • Jan 24 Witold Kiełtyka, Polish drummer (Decapitated), born in Krosno, Poland (d. 2007)
  • Jan 30 Kid Cudi [Scott Mescudi], American rapper (Man on the Moon: The End of Day), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Feb 6 Piret Järvis, Estonian singer, born in Tallinn, Estonia
  • Feb 9 Han Kyung, Chinese singer (Super Junior), born in Mudanjiang, China
  • Feb 11 Matt Good, American musician, born in Valrico, Florida
  • Feb 11 Aubrey O'Day, American singer, born in San Francisco, California
  • Feb 14 Víkingur Ólafsson, Icelandic concert pianist, born in Reykjavík, Iceland
  • Feb 15 Doda [Dorota Rabczewska], Polish pop and rock singer-songwriter (Virgin; Diamond B*tch), born in Ciechanów, Poland
  • Feb 15 Gary Clark, Jr. American blues-rock-soul singer-songwriter and guitarist ("This Land"; The Story of Sonny Boy Slim), born in Austin, Texas
  • Feb 18 Buddy Nielsen, American singer (Senses Fail), born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • Feb 20 Johannes "Jo" Alisch, German classical cellist, and jazz bassist, born in Mannheim, Germany
  • Feb 25 Lovefoxxx, Brazilian singer (CSS)
  • Feb 26 Natalia Lafourcade, Mexican singer, born in Mexico City
  • Feb 27 Antti Tuisku, Finnish singer, born in Rovaniemi, Finland
  • Feb 28 Ben Fagan, American musician, songwriter, and reality show contestant, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Mar 6 Chris Tomson, American rock drummer (Vampire Weekend), born in Upper Freehold, New Jersey,
  • Mar 8 Dave Moffatt, Canadian musician
  • Mar 10 Li Yuchun [Chris Lee], Chinese singer-songwriter and actress (Supergirl), born in Chengdu, Sichuan, China
  • Mar 11 Anna Tsuchiya, Japanese model, actress and singer
  • Mar 12 Shareefa [Faradah Cooper], American R&B singer, born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Mar 12 Shreya Ghoshal, Indian playback singer, songwriter, composer and music producer, born in Berhampore, West Bengal, India
  • Mar 13 Yuuka Nanri, Japanese actress, voice actress and pop singer, born in Nagasaki, Japan
  • Mar 20 Winta, Norwegian musician
  • Mar 25 Katharine McPhee, American singer-songwriter ("Over It") and actress (Country Comfort), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mar 26 Stéphanie Lapointe, French Canadian singer (Star Académie), born in Brossard, Quebec
  • Mar 30 Anna Nalick, American singer and songwriter.
  • Mar 31 Jack Antonoff, American rock singer, guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Bleachers; fun.), born in Bergenfield, New Jersey
  • Apr 2 Meryl Cassie, New Zealand actress and singer (The Tribe), born in George, Cape Province, South Africa
  • Apr 6 Max Bemis, American musician and songwriter
  • Apr 8 Ezra Koenig, American rock singer-songwriter, musician (Vampire Weekend), and broadcaster (Time Crisis), born in New York City
  • Apr 9 Linda Chung, Chinese-Canadian actress and singer, born in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada

Mandy Moore

Apr 10 Mandy Moore, American singer ("Candy") and actress (This Is Us - "Rebecca Pearson"), born in Nashua, New Hampshire

  • Apr 14 Adán Sánchez, Mexican-American singer, born in Torrance, California (d. 2004)
  • Apr 15 Ben Kasica, American rock guitarist (Skillet), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Apr 22 Amelle Berrabah, Moroccan-British singer (Sugababes - "Round, Round"), born in Aldershot, Hampshire, England
  • Apr 24 Tyson Ritter, American singer and songwriter (The All-American Rejects), born in Stillwater, Oklahoma
  • Apr 26 Mija Martina, Bosnian singer (Eurovision 2019 - "Ne Brini"), born in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Patrick Stump

Apr 27 Patrick Stump, American musician (Fall Out Boy), born in Evanston, Illinois

  • Apr 27 Frank Carter, British musician (Gallows) and tattooist, born in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England
  • May 1 Keiichiro Koyama, Japanese musician (NEWS)
  • May 3 Cheryl Burke, American professional dancer (Dancing with the Stars), born in San Francisco, California
  • May 5 Wade MacNeil, Canadian guitarist (Alexisonfire), born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • May 20 Kenny Vasoli, American rock singer-songwriter, and musician (Vacationer), born in Abington, Pennsylvania
  • May 25 Marion Raven, Norwegian singer and songwriter (M2M), born in Lørenskog, Norway
  • May 25 Kostas Martakis, Greek singer, born in Athens, Greece
  • Jun 4 Rainie Yang, Taiwanese mando-pop singer, actress, and television personality, born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Jun 5 Cécilia Cara, French singer and actress, born in Cannes, France
  • Jun 9 Kaleth Morales, Colombian vallenato folk music singer and songwriter ("Vivo en el Limbo" - I Live in the Limbo), born in Valledupar, Cesar, Colombia (d. 2005)
  • Jun 14 Siobhán Donaghy, British singer (ex-Sugababes)

Duffy

Jun 23 [Amie Ann] Duffy, Welsh Singer (Mercy), born in Gwynedd, Wales

  • Jun 29 Derek Lee Rock [Smith], American drummer (Mêlée)
  • Jun 30 Fantasia [Barrino], American singer (American Idol, "Back to Me"), born in High Point, North Carolina
  • Jul 4 Gina Glocksen, American singer, born in Tinley Park, Illinois
  • Jul 4 Akanishi Jin, Japanese singer, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Jul 5 Yu Yamada, Ryukyuan model, actress and singer, born in Okinawa, Japan
  • Jul 6 Lauren Harris, British rock singer, born in Essex, England
  • Jul 7 Marie-Mai, Canadian singer, born in Varennes, Canada
  • Jul 9 Jacob Hoggard, Canadian singer (Hedley), born in Surrey, British Columbia
  • Jul 12 Gareth Gates, British singer-songwriter, born in Bradford, England
  • Jul 14 Chris Steele, Canadian rock bassist, (Alexisonfire), born in St. Catharines, Ontario
  • Jul 15 Vice Cooler, American musician
  • Jul 17 Asami Kimura, Japanese singer (Country Musume), born in Hokkaido, Japan
  • Jul 24 John Dhani Lennevald, Swedish pop singer (A-Teens), born in Stockholm
  • Aug 4 Helene Fischer, Russian-German pop singer (Farbenspiel), born in Krasnoyarsk, Soviet Union
  • Aug 10 Cyrille Aimée, French jazz singer ("Let's Get Lost"), born in Samois-sur-Seine, Fontainebleau
  • Aug 10 Fridolijn, Dutch jazz singer, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Aug 13 Baby Blue [Diamond Blue Smith], American rapper (Pretty Ricky - "Grind With Me"), born in Miami, Florida
  • Aug 13 James Morrison [Catchpole], British singer, songwriter and guitarist ("You Give Me Something"; "Broken Strings"), born in Rugby, Warwickshire, England
  • Aug 15 Edward "Ted" Dwane, British folk-rock double bassist (Mumford & Sons), born in London
  • Aug 20 Golan Yosef, Dutch actor and dancer, born in Gouda, Netherlands
  • Aug 21 Alizée Jacotey, French pop singer ("Moi... Lolita"), born in Ajaccio, France
  • Aug 28 Denmark Vessey, American rapper and record producer (Martin Lucid Dream), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Sep 1 Joseph Trohman, American guitarist (Fall Out Boy - "This Ain't a Scene, It's an Arms Race"), born in Hollywood, Florida
  • Sep 2 Jack Peñate, English singer and musician (Matinée), born in London, England
  • Sep 4 Camila Bordonaba, Argentine actress and singer-songwriter, born in El Palomar, Argentina
  • Sep 10 Matthew Followill, American alternative-rock backing vocalist and musician (Kings of Leon - "Use Somebody"), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Sep 14 Melissa McGhee, American rock singer (American Idol, season 5), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Sep 14 Ayushmann Khurrana, Indian actor and singer (Vicky Donor), born in Chandigarh, India
  • Sep 16 Sabrina Bryan, American actress and singer (The Cheetah Girls), born in Yorba Linda, California
  • Sep 16 Katie Melua, Georgian-British singer (Piece by Piece), born in Kutaisi, Georgian SSR, USSR
  • Sep 18 Dizzee Rascal [Dylan Kwabena Mills], English rapper (Boy in da Corner), born in London, England
  • Sep 19 Eamon [Doyle], American pop singer ("F*ck It (I Don't Want You Back)"), born in Staten Island, New York City
  • Sep 21 Wale [Olubowale Akintimehin], American rapper of Nigerian heritage (The Gifted), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Sep 22 Theresa Fu, Hong Kong singer and actress
  • Sep 22 Ross Jarman, English drummer (The Cribs), born in Wakefield, England
  • Sep 23 Louie Stephens, American rock keyboard player and singer (Rooney)
  • Sep 24 Taylor Eigsti, American Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist, composer ("Lucky To Be Me"), orchestrator, and educator, born in Menlo Park, California
  • Sep 26 Keisha Buchanan, English singer (Sugababes), born in Kingsbury, United Kingdom

Avril Lavigne

Sep 27 Avril Lavigne, Canadian singer-songwriter (Complicated, Sk8er Boi), born in Belleville, Ontario

  • Sep 28 Melody Thornton, American singer and dancer
  • Sep 30 T-Pain [Faheem Rasheed Najm], American rapper/singer (Epiphany), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • Oct 3 Ashlee Simpson, American pop singer (Autobiography), born in Waco, Texas
  • Oct 4 Lena Katina, Russian singer (t.A.T.u.)
  • Oct 6 Joanna Pacitti, American actress and singer
  • Oct 7 Ikuta Toma, Japanese singer & actor, born in Hokkaido, Japan
  • Oct 9 Ghetts [Justin Clarke], British musician, born in Plaistow, East London, England
  • Oct 10 Stephanie Cheng, Hong Kong singer (Traffic Light), born in Hong Kong
  • Oct 13 Misono, Japanese singer ("Day After Tomorrow"), born in Kyoto, Japan
  • Oct 15 Jessie Ware, British pop singer-songwriter ("What's Your Pleasure?"), born in Hammersmith, London, England
  • Oct 16 Shayne Ward, British singer (UK X Factor - "That's My Goal"), and actor (Coronation Street), born in Tameside, Greater Manchester, England
  • Oct 18 Esperanza Spalding, American jazz bassist, singer and songwriter (Radio Music Society; 12 Little Spells), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Oct 19 Thundercat [Stephen Bruner], American bass guitarist (Flying Lotus), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 24 Kaela Kimura, Japanese model and singer (Rirura Riruha), born in Adachi, Tokyo
  • Oct 25 Sara Lumholdt, Swedish musician (A-Teens), born in Stockholm, Sweden

Katy Perry

Oct 25 Katy Perry [Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson], American Pop Singer ("I Kissed A Girl"; "Teenage Dream"; "Firework"), and TV personality (American Idol, 2018-present) born in Santa Barbara, California

  • Oct 26 Amanda Overmyer, American singer (American Idol season 7 finalist), born in Mulberry, Indiana
  • Oct 29 Chris Baio, American rock bassist (Vampire Weekend), born in Bronxville, New York
  • Nov 2 Tamara Hope, Canadian actress (The Sandy Bottom Orchestra), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Nov 9 French Montana [Karim Kharbouch] American rapper, born in Casablanca, Morocco
  • Nov 9 Delta Goodrem, Australian singer, born in Sydney, Australia
  • Nov 12 Omarion [Omari Grandberry], American R&B musician, born in Inglewood, California
  • Nov 14 Marija Šerifović, Serbian pop singer ("Molitxa"), born in Kragujevac, Serbia
  • Nov 18 Johnny Christ [Seward], American heavy metal bassist (Avenged Sevenfold), born in Huntington Beach, California
  • Nov 18 Ryohei Chiba, Japanese pop singer, rapper and dancer (W-inds), born in Sapporo, Japan
  • Nov 23 Lucas Grabeel, American actor and singer, born in Springfield, Missouri
  • Nov 28 Trey Songz [Tremaine Neverson], American singer, rapper and songwriter (Passion, Pain & Pleasure), born in Petersburg, Virginia
  • Nov 29 Sitti [Navarro], Philippine bossa nova and pop singer, born in Manila, Philippines
  • Dec 1 Yolandi Visser, South African rapper (Die Antwoord), born in Port Albert, South Africa
  • Dec 8 Sam Hunt, American country pop singer (Take Your Time), born in Cedartown, Georgia
  • Dec 15 Joshua Third, British Guitarist in The Horrors.
  • Dec 20 David Tavaré, Spanish singer, born in Pollença, Spain
  • Dec 22 Basshunter [Jonas Erik Altberg], Swedish record producer and DJ (Now You're Gone), born in Halmstad, Sweden
  • Dec 24 Jehnny Beth [Camille Berthomier], French musician, singer-songwriter (John & Jehn; Savages; To Love Is to Live), born in Poitiers, France
  • Dec 25 Jessica Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas), born in Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
  • Dec 25 Lisa Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas), born in Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
  • Dec 27 Pleasure P. [Marcus Cooper], American R&B singer (Pretty Ricky), born in Miami, Florida
  • Dec 30 Andra Day [Cassandra Batie], American singer-songwriter ("Rise Up"), and actress (The United States vs. Billie Holiday), born in Edmonds, Washington

About 1984

How Old? 36 or 37 years old
Generation: Millennial

Chinese Zodiac: Rat (Jan 1 - Feb 19), Pig (Feb 13 - Dec 31)