Musicians Born on September 1

Johann PachelbelJohann Pachelbel (1653-1706)

German composer and organist (Canon in D), born in Nuremberg, Germany

  • 1732 Johann Gottlieb Sollner, German composer, and theolgian born Zwickau, Saxony, Germany (d. 1798)
  • 1732 Thomas Erskine 6th Earl of Kellie, Scottish composer and musician, born in Kellie Castle, Scotland (d. 1781)
  • 1751 Emmanuel Schikaneder, German performing arts impresario, dramatist, actor, singer, and librettist (Mozart's "Magic Flute"), born in Straubing, Bavaria (d. 1812)
  • 1768 Karl Bernhard Wessely, German composer (Sulamith und Eusebia), born in Berlin, Kingdom of Prussia (now Germany) (d. 1826)
  • 1789 Franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer
  • 1803 Ägid Karl Lickl, Austrian guitar virtuoso, pianist, and composer,born in Vienna (d. 1864)
  • 1816 Gustav Schmidt, composer
  • 1854 Engelbert Humperdinck, German opera composer (Hänsel und Gretel), born in Siegburg, Westphalia (d. 1921)
  • 1862 Alphons Diepenbrock, Dutch composer [or Sept 2]
  • 1870 Timotei Popovici, composer
  • 1874 Heinrich Otto Ludwig, composer
  • 1886 Othmar Schoeck, composer
  • 1895 Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavatar, Indian musician (d. 1974)
  • 1900 Kazimierz Wilkomirski, composer
  • 1905 Elvera Sanchez, Puerto Rican dancer (d. 2000)
  • 1905 Gervase Hughes, English composer and conductor, born in Birmingham, England (d. 1984)
  • 1906 Franz Biebl, German composer (d. 2001)
  • 1911 Komei Abe, Japanese composer, born in Hiroshima (d. 2006)
  • 1921 Matt Higgins Doran, American composer, born in Covington, Kentucky
  • 1925 Art Pepper, American alto saxophonist and clarinetist, born in Gardena, California (d. 1982)
  • 1925 Ruth S. White, American electronic music composer (Flowers Of Evil), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2013)
  • 1927 Tommy Evans, American doo-wop, and R&B singer (Drifters, 1956-62 - "Save The Last Dance For Me"), born in Wayne County, Michigan (d. 1984)
  • 1931 Boxcar Willie [Travis Martin], American soldier (USAF) and singer ("King of the Road"), born in Ellis County, Texas (d. 1999)
  • 1933 Conway Twitty [Harold Jenkins], American country and rockabilly singer-songwriter ("Linda On My Mind"; "There's a Honky Tonk Angel (Who'll Take Me Back In)"), born in Friars Point, Mississippi (d. 1993)
  • 1933 Gene Harris [Haire], American soul-jazz pianist (The Three Sounds), born in Benton Harbor, Michigan (d. 2000)
  • 1933 Marshall Lytle, American Hall of Fame rock bassist (Comets), born in Old Fort, North Carolina (d. 2013)
  • 1935 Seiji Ozawa, Japanese conductor (Boston Symphony Orchestra, 1973-2002), born in Mukden, Manchuria
  • 1944 Archie Bell, American soul-pop singer (Archie Bell & the Drells - "Tighten Up"), born in Henderson, Texas
  • 1944 Leonard Slatkin, American conductor (St. Louis Symphony, 1979-96; Detroit Symphony, 2008-19), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1945 Peter Hewson, British pop singer (Chicory Tip - "Son Of My Father"), born in Gillingham, Kent, England

Barry GibbBarry Gibb (76 years old)

1946 English singer-songwriter (The Bee Gees), born in Douglas, Isle of Man

  • 1946 Greg Errico, American drummer (Sly & Family Stone, 1966-71 - "Dance To The Music"; "Everyday People"; Jerry Garcia Band, 1974-84), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1952 Graham Maby, British session and touring bassist (Joe Jackson; They Might Be Giants; Natalie Merchant; Marshall Crenshaw), born in Gosport, Hampshire, England
  • 1954 Riccardo "Ric" Formosa, Italian-Australian guitarist (Little River Band, 1975-76), session musician, arranger and classical composer, born in Rome, Italy
  • 1955 Bruce Foxton, British rock bassist and songwriter (The Jam - "Going Underground"), born in Woking, Surrey, England

Gloria EstefanGloria Estefan (65 years old)

1957 Cuban-American singer (Miami Sound Machine - "Conga"), born in Havana, Cuba

  • 1957 Phil Johnstone, British songwriter, keyboardist, and record producer (Robert Plant), born in Hitchin, England (d. 2021)
  • 1958 Armi Aavikko, Finnish beauty queen (Miss Finland, 1977), and pop singer, born in Helsinki, Finland) (d. 2002)
  • 1960 (Richard) "Cass" Lewis, British bassist, songwriter, and producer (Skunk Anansie - "Hedonism"), born in London, England
  • 1963 (Bryan) "Grant-Lee" Phillips, American singer-songwriter (Grant Lee Buffalo; The Gilmore Girls), born in Stockton, California
  • 1963 Carola Smit, Dutch singer (BZN - "Bad Bad Woman")
  • 1970 Vanna, Croatian singer
  • 1971 Lââm [Lamiah], French singer, born in Paris
  • 1971 Yoshitaka Hirota, Japanese composer
  • 1973 J. D. Fortune [Jason Bennison], Canadian rock singer (INXS, 2005-11), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • 1975 Natalie Bassingthwaighte, Australian actress (Neighbours), and rock singer (Rough Tarders - "Voodoo Child"), born in Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
  • 1975 Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Puerto Rican guitarist
  • 1977 Kathleen de León (Jones), Filipina-Australian actress, dancer, and singer (Hi-5, 1998-2006), born in Manila, Philippines
  • 1984 Joseph Trohman, American guitarist (Fall Out Boy - "This Ain't a Scene, It's an Arms Race"), born in Hollywood, Florida
  • 1984 Ludwig Göransson, Swedish Emmy, Grammy, and Academy Award-winning composer and record producer (The Mandalorian; Childish Gambino; Black Panther), born in Linköping, Sweden
  • 1985 Eli-Mac [Camile Velasco], Filipino-American pop singer (American Idol), born in Makati, Philippines
  • 1987 Daniel "Dann" Hume, New Zealand musician (Evermore), born in Feilding, New Zealand
  • 1993 Ilona Mitrecey, French pop singer, born ("Un Monde parfait" ("A Perfect World")), born in Fontenay-aux-Roses, France
  • 1994 Bianca Ryan, American pop singer and songwriter, 1st winner of "America's Got Talent", born in Ocean City, New Jersey
  • 1994 Kyōhei Sorita, Japanese classical pianist, born in Tokyo, Japan

ZendayaZendaya (26 years old)

1996 American actress (Spider-Man: Homecoming, Euphoria), singer and dancer, born in Oakland, California

JungkookJungkook (25 years old)

1997 South Korean Pop Singer-songwriter (BTS - "Euphoria"), born in Busan, South Korea