Birthdays in Music on November 5

  • 1494 Hans Sachs, German composer, playwright and shoemaker
  • 1654 Christian Liebe, German composer
  • 1666 Attilio Ariosti, Italian composer born in Bologna
  • 1819 Josef Rudolf Zavrtal, composer
  • 1841 Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, composer
  • 1866 Daniel Protheroe, composer
  • 1895 Walter Gieseking, German pianist/composer
  • 1917 Claus Adam, American composer and cellist (Juilliard Quartet), born on Sumatra, Indonesia (d. 1983)
  • 1921 Gyorgy Cziffra, Hungarian/French pianist (Chopin/Liszt)
  • 1924 Ivan Rezak, Czech composer, born in Řevnice (d. 1977)
  • 1929 Ottmar MA Fraai, Curacaos/Dutch tenor
  • 1931 Ike Turner, Miss, AKA Mr Tina Turner!, guitarist (A Fool in Love)
  • 1935 Jerry Amper Dadap, composer
  • 1935 John Nicholas Maw, composer
  • 1938 Joe Dassin, French-speaking American singer (d. 1980)
  • 1941 Art Garfunkel, American singer/actor (Simon and Garfunkel, Carnal Knowledge), born in New York
  • 1943 Pablo Gomez, Spanish musician (Los Bravos), born in Barcelona, Catalonia
  • 1946 Herman Brood, Dutch painter/singer/pianist (Sleepin' Bird)
  • 1948 Peter Hammill, English singer/songwriter (Patient)
  • 1948 Rick Cobb, hard rock drummer (Bloodrock)
  • 1949 Jimmie Spheeris, American singer-songwriter (d. 1984)
  • 1956 Rob Fisher, Bath England, rock keyboardist (Naked Eyes)
  • 1957 Michael "Mike" Score, British rock guitarist (A Flock Of Seagulls), born in Beverly, Yorkshire, England
  • 1957 David Moyse, Adelaide Australia, rock vocalist (Air Supply)
  • 1958 Don Falcone, American musician and producer

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1959 Bryan Adams, Canadian singer (Heaven), born in Kingston, Ontario

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  • 1960 René Froger, Dutch singer (Everything Can Make a Man Happy)
  • 1962 Brian Wheat, rock bassist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper)
  • 1971 Jonny Greenwood, guitarist (Radiohead)
  • 1971 Edmond Leung, Hong Kong singer
  • 1974 Angela Gossow, German vocalist (Arch Enemy)
  • 1974 Ryan Adams, American musician
  • 1979 Mihalis Hatzigiannis, Greek-Cypriot songwriter and singer
  • 1986 BoA [Kwon Boa], South Korean singer, born in Gyeonggi-do
  • 1987 Kevin Jonas, American guitarist, member of the Jonas Brothers