Birthdays in Music on June 13

  • 1592 Tobias Michael, German composer, born in Dresden (d. 1657)
  • 1627 Fidel Molitor, Swiss composer, born in Wil (d. 1685)
  • 1701 Angelo Antonio Caroli, composer
  • 1736 Henryk Klein, composer
  • 1757 Christian Ludwig Dieter, composer
  • 1761 Anton Wranitzky, composer
  • 1765 Anton Eberl, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1807)
  • 1775 Antoni Radziwiłł, Polish-Lithuanian politician and musician (d. 1833)
  • 1824 Julius Eichberg, composer
  • 1829 Antonio Zamara, composer
  • 1863 Josef Venantius von Woss, composer
  • 1869 Ede Poldini, Hungarian composer (La poupée valsante), born in Pest (d. 1957)
  • 1875 Max d' Ollone, composer
  • 1899 Carlos Chavez, Mexico City, conductor/composer (Sinfonia India)
  • 1903 Philipp Kutev, composer
  • 1905 Doc Cheatham, jazz musician
  • 1919 Leif Kayser, Danish composer and organist, born in Copenhagen (d. 2001)
  • 1927 Knut Wiggen, Norwegian computer music pioneer and composer, born in Buvika (d. 2016)
  • 1927 Slim Dusty [David Kirkpatrick], Australian country music singer-songwriter, born in Kempsey, New South Wales (d. 2003)
  • 1938 Gwynne Howell, British opera singer
  • 1940 Bobby Freeman, American singer (Do You Want to Dance), born in Northern California (d. 2017)
  • 1941 Esther Ofarim, Israeli singer
  • 1942 James Carr, American singer (To Love Somebody), born in Como, Mississippi (d. 2001)
  • 1949 Dennis Locorriere, Union City NJ, rock guitarist (Dr Hook)
  • 1951 Liz Phillips, composer
  • 1954 Bo [Robert] Donaldson, American rock vocalist (Billy Don't Be a Hero), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1954 Jorge Santana, Mexican rock guitarist (Malo), born in Autlán de Navarro
  • 1954 Rita Cadillac, Brazilian dancer
  • 1963 Paul De Lisle, American musician (Smash Mouth)
  • 1964 Christian Wilhelm Berger, Romanian composer
  • 1965 Lukas Ligeti, Austrian composer and drummer
  • 1968 Deniece Peterson, rocker (5 Star-Silk & Steel)
  • 1968 David Gray, British musician
  • 1969 Jamie Walters, American actor and singer (The Heights, Beverly Hills 90210), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969 Søren Rasted, Danish musician (Aqua), born in Blovstrød
  • 1970 Rivers Cuomo, American musician (Weezer)
  • 1972 Natalie MacMaster, Canadian musician
  • 1973 Ville Laihiala, Finnish musician (Sentenced, Poisonblack)
  • 1973 Kasia Kowalska, Polish pop rock singer
  • 1974 Selma Björnsdóttir, Icelandic singer
  • 1976 Kym Marsh, English singer, actress, & T.V. presenter
  • 1976 Jason 'J' Brown, English Singer
  • 1980 Sarah Connor, German singer
  • 1985 Raz-B, American singer (B2K)
  • 1989 Lisa Tucker, American singer