Birthdays in Music on July 13

  • 1877 Karl Erb, German tenor
  • 1884 John Francis Larchet, composer
  • 1891 Franco Casavola, composer
  • 1900 George Lewis, American musician (d. 1969)
  • 1906 Harry Sosnik, orchestra leader (Jack Carter Show, Your Hit Parade), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1909 David Branson, composer
  • 1909 Paul Constantinescu, composer
  • 1909 Washington Castro, composer
  • 1913 Ladislav Holoubek, composer
  • 1921 Charles Scribner Jr, music publisher (Scribner)
  • 1921 Ernest Gold [Goldner], Austrian-born American film composer (Exodus), born in Vienna (d. 1999)
  • 1921 Git Gay, Swedish actress and singer (d. 2007)
  • 1924 Carlo Bergonzi, Italian singer
  • 1926 Meyer Kupferman, American composer (In Fimi Tres), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928 Donal Michalsky, composer
  • 1928 Leroy Vinnegar, American jazz bassist
  • 1932 Per Norgard, Danish composer, born in Gentofte
  • 1934 Roger Reynolds, composer
  • 1936 Albert Ayler, American musician (d. 1970)
  • 1942 Jay Uzzell, rocker (Corsairs)
  • 1942 Roger [Jim] McGuinn, American musician (the Byrds), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1942 Stephen Jo Bladd, rocker (J Geils Band-Centerfold), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1943 Danny Lockin, Lanai, Hawaii, actor/dancer (Hello Dolly), (d. 1977)
  • 1954 Louise Mandrell, country singer (Mandrell Sisters), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • 1954 Sezen Aksu, Turkish singer
  • 1956 Mark "The Animal' Mendoza [Glickman], American bassist (Twisted Sister-We're Not Gonna Take It), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1961 Lawrence Donegan, rock bassist
  • 1962 Rhonda Vincent, American singer
  • 1963 Bobby Rock, rock drummer (Nelson-Love & Affection), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1966 Gerald Levert, American singer (d. 2006)
  • 1970 Steven J Brown, guitarist (Trixter-Give It To Me Good), born in Hackensack, New York
  • 1974 Deborah Cox, Canadian R&B singer
  • 1982 Joost van den Broek, Dutch keyboard player (After Forever)
  • 1989 Sayumi Michishige, Japanese singer (Morning Musume)