July 1938 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 4 Bill Withers, American rhythm & blues singer (Lean on Me), born in Slab Fork, West Virginia
  • Jul 5 Stanley Joel Silverman, composer
  • Jul 6 Franco, Zaire, composer/guitarist/leader (Masumbuku)
  • Jul 9 Paul Seiko Chihara, American-Japanese composer, born in Seattle, Washington
  • Jul 10 Lee Morgan, American hard-bop trumpeter, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1972)
  • Jul 11 Terry Garthwaite, US guitarist/singer (Joy of Cooking)
  • Jul 14 Bob Scholl, rocker (Mellow Kings)
  • Jul 16 Thorkell Sigurbjornsson, composer
  • Jul 17 Stan Bronstein, rocker
  • Jul 18 Dudu Pukwana, [Mtutuzel], South African/British saxophonist/composer
  • Jul 18 Ian Stewart,Scottish keyboardist, road manager, and co-founder of the Rolling Stones, born in Pittenweem, Fife, Scotland (d. 1985)
  • Jul 20 Natalie Wood [Natasha Gurdin], American actress (Gypsy, Rebel Without a Cause, West Side Story), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1981)
  • Jul 21 Anton Emil Kuerti, composer
  • Jul 24 Mike Mainieri, American vibraphonist (Steps Ahead), born in the Bronx, New York
  • Jul 26 Bobby Hebb, American country singer and songwriter (Sunny), born in Nashville, Tennessee (d. 2010)
  • Jul 27 Isabelle Aubret, French singer
  • Jul 28 George Cummings, rocker (Dr Hook & Medicine Show)