Birthdays in Music on September 24

  • 1667 Jean-Louis Lully, composer, born in Paris, France (d. 1667)
  • 1748 Philipp Meissner, composer
  • 1773 Johann Philipp Christian Schulz, composer
  • 1806 George Alexander Osborne, composer
  • 1859 Julius Klengel, cellist/composer
  • 1893 Lemon Henry "Blind Lemon" Jefferson, American blues singer and guitarist, born in Coutchman, Texas (d. 1929)
  • 1899 Eduardo Hernandez Moncada, composer
  • 1904 Cemal Resit Rey, composer
  • 1907 Pierre Moulaert, composer
  • 1910 Frank Pelleg, composer
  • 1914 Andrzej Panufnik, composer (Tragic Overture), born in Warsaw, Poland
  • 1914 Hein J M Jordans, Dutch conductor
  • 1919 Vaclav Nelhybel, Polanka Czechoslovakia, composer (Everyman)
  • 1921 Leonard Lopes-Salzedo, British composer, born in London, England
  • 1922 Cornell MacNeil, American singer/actor (La Traviata)
  • 1923 Fats Navarro, American jazz trumpet player (d. 1950)
  • 1927 Richard Swift, composer
  • 1931 Anthony Newley, English actor and singer-songwriter (Dr Doolitte, Goldfinger theme), born in London (d. 1999)
  • 1940 Barbara Allbut, rock vocalist (Angels), born in Orange, New Jersey
  • 1941 Linda Eastman McCartney, American photographer and musician (Wings-Ram) and wife of Paul McCartney, born in NYC, New York
  • 1942 Gerry Marsden, rock vocalist (Gerry & Pacemakers-Ferry crossed Mersey)
  • 1942 Phyllis "Jiggs" Allbut Meister, rocker (Angels), born in Orange, New Jersey
  • 1946 Marc Edward Neikrug, composer
  • 1948 Heinz Chur, German composer
  • 1952 Mark Sandman, American musician (Morphine), (d. 1999)
  • 1965 Sean McNabb, American bassist (Quiet Riot, Great White, Rough Cutt, House of Lords)
  • 1969 Gene Hunt, R&B musician (Acid Man)
  • 1969 Shawn "Clown" Crahan, American musician (Slipknot)
  • 1969 Donald DeGrate, Jr., American music producer
  • 1971 Peter Salisbury, English drummer (The Verve)
  • 1986 Leah Dizon, model, singer and Japanese television