Birthdays in Music on June 27

  • 1718 Wenzel Raimund Pirck, composer
  • 1745 Johann Nepomuk Went, composer
  • 1789 Philipp Friedrich Silcher, composer
  • 1805 Stephen Elvey, composer
  • 1812 John Pike Hullah, English composer, born in Worcester (d. 1884)
  • 1819 Carl Albert Loeschhorn, composer
  • 1821 August Conradi, composer
  • 1833 Vladislav Ivanovich Zaremba, composer
  • 1850 Jacob Adolf Hagg, composer
  • 1859 Mildred J Hill, composer/musician (Happy Birthday To You)
  • 1862 May Irwin, US comedienne/singer (Hot Time in the Old Town)
  • 1885 Arthur Harmat, composer
  • 1898 Tibor Harsanyi, composer
  • 1908 Hans de Jong, musician/conductor (De Damrakkertjes)
  • 1909 Gianandrea Gavazzeni, composer
  • 1910 Karel Reiner, composer
  • 1911 V K Narayana Menon, composer
  • 1915 Hendrik W van Leeuwen, musician
  • 1916 Hallvard Olav Johnsen, composer
  • 1922 George Theophilus Walker, composer (Praise of Lillies), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1925 Doc Pomus [Jerome Solon Felder], American blues singer and songwriter ("Save the Last Dance for Me", born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1991)
  • 1931 Alojz Srebotnjak, composer
  • 1931 Ryszard Kwiatkowski, composer
  • 1932 Hugh Wood, British composer, born in Parbold, Lancashire
  • 1932 Anna Moffo, US soprano (Adventurers), born in Wayne, Pennsylvania
  • 1932 Magali Noël [Guiffray], French actress and singer, born in Izmir, Turkey (d. 2015)
  • 1939 Rahul Dev Burman, Indian composer and actor (d. 1994)
  • 1942 Frank Mills, Canadian pianist, composer and arranger (Music Box Dancer), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1942 John Howard McGuire, American composer, born in Artesia, California
  • 1944 Bruce Arthur Johnston [Benjamin Baldwin], American singer, songwriter, and record producer (The Beach Boys), born in Peoria, Illinois
  • 1946 Daria Semegen, composer
  • 1946 Janice Giteck, composer
  • 1948 Camile Baudoin, American musician
  • 1958 Jeffrey Lee Pierce, singer/songwriter (Gun Club)
  • 1958 Magnus Lindberg, Finnish composer
  • 1959 Lorrie Morgan, country singer (Out of Your Shoes), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1974 Big Moe, American musician (Screwed Up Click)
  • 1974 Christian Kane, American actor and singer
  • 1978 Anna Kumble, British Singer, also known as Lolly
  • 1979 John Warne, American musician (Relient K; Ace Troubleshooter)
  • 1979 Benjamin Speed, Australian musician and film composer
  • 1983 Alsou, Russian singer
  • 1983 Evan Taubenfeld, American musician
  • 1985 Coby Linder, American Pop Punk Drummer (Say Anything)
  • 1986 Drake Bell, American actor, voice actor, and musician, born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1990 Aselin Debison, Canadian singer