Birthdays in Music on November 4

  • 1640 Carlo Mannelli, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1697)
  • 1656 Leonard Sailer, German composer and organist, born in Ulm (d. after 1694)
  • 1674 Anton Englert, German composer and organist, born in Schweinfurt (d. 1751)
  • 1708 Robert Praelisauer, composer
  • 1800 Eduard Brendler, composer
  • 1823 Karel Komzák I, Bohemian composer and musician, born in Netěchovice, Czech Republic (d. 1893)
  • 1841 Carl Tausig, Polish pianist and composer, born in Warsaw (d. 1871)
  • 1846 Gaston Henri Charles Antoine Serpette, composer
  • 1859 Stanislaw Niewiadomski, composer
  • 1868 Carolina “La Belle” Otero, Spanish actress, singer and courtesan, born in Valga, Galicia, Spain (d. 1965)
  • 1872 Herman Finck, composer
  • 1881 Gena Branscombe, composer
  • 1887 Knut Algot Hakanson, composer
  • 1889 Alton Augustus Adams, composer
  • 1891 Miroslav Krejci, Czech composer
  • 1897 Oscar Lorenzo Fernandez, Brazilian conductor/composer (Imbapara)
  • 1900 Luigi Lucioni, Italian, landscape painter (opera stars)
  • 1903 Ion Vasilescu, composer
  • 1906 Arnold Atkinson Cooke, composer
  • 1906 Siegfried Borris, composer
  • 1911 Ssamu Shimizu, composer
  • 1912 Vadim Nikolayevich Salmanov, composer
  • 1921 Antonio Ruiz Soler, spanish dancer
  • 1922 Poul Rovsing Olsen, composer
  • 1927 Vittorio Fellegara, composer
  • 1931 Darla Hood, American child actress (Little Rascals, The Bat), born in Leedey, Oklahoma (d. 1979)
  • 1935 Elgar Howarth, composer
  • 1938 Harry Elston, R&B singer (Friends of Distinction ), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1940 Delbert McClinton, singer (Gonna Find a Good Woman), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • 1944 Willem Breuker, Dutch saxophonist/conductor (WB Collective)
  • 1954 Chris Difford, British guitarist/vocalist (Squeeze), born in Greenwich, London
  • 1956 James Honeyman-Scott, rock guitarist/vocalist (Pretenders)
  • 1956 Jeff Watson, rock guitarist (Night Ranger)
  • 1956 Jordan Rudess, American musician (Dream Theater)
  • 1957 Najee [Jerome Najee Rasheed], American jazz musician, born in New York City
  • 1960 Kim Forester, Lookout Mt Ga, country singer (Forester Sister-Men)
  • 1960 Frl. Menke, German pop singer of the Neue Deutsche Welle
  • 1961 Daron Hagen, American composer
  • 1961 Edward Knight, American composer
  • 1961 Les Sampou, American musician
  • 1961 Edward Knight, Ann Arbor, Michigan, composer
  • 1963 Marc Déry, Canadian singer and guitarist (Zébulon)
  • 1963 Rosario Flores, Spanish singer and actress
  • 1965 Gregory Scott [Koenig], Dearborn Mich, guitarist (Signs of Life)
  • 1965 Malandra Burrows, English actress and singer
  • 1965 Tomoaki Ishizuka "Pata", Japanese musician
  • 1965 Wayne Static [Wells], American musician (Static-X), born in Muskegon, Michigan (d. 2015)
  • 1966 Kool Rock, [Damon Wimbley], rapper (Fat Boys-Jail House Rock)

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1969 Puff Daddy [Sean Combs], American rapper and record producer (Come to Me, I'll be Missing You), born in New York City

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  • 1974 Cedric Bixler-Zavala, American musician (At the Drive-In, The Mars Volta), born in Redwood City. California
  • 1975 Michael Osmond, Utah, singer (Osmond Boys)
  • 1986 Alexz Johnson, Canadian singer and actress
  • 1987 T.O.P. [Choi Seung-hyun], Korean singer-songwriter (Big Bang) and actor, born in Seoul, South Korea