1942 in Music (Part 3)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 201 - 240 of 240

  • Oct 27 Lee Greenwood, American country singer (God Bless the USA), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 27 Phillip Catherine, Belgian jazz guitarist, born in London
  • Oct 30 Sven-David Sandstrom, composer
  • Nov 7 Johnny Rivers, [Ramistella], American singer (Secret Agent Man), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 8 Gerald Alston, US singer (Manhattans-Crazy)
  • Nov 10 Michel Tabachnik, Swiss composer/conductor
  • Nov 13 John P Hammond, American blues singer (So Many Roads), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 15 Daniel Barenboim, pianist/conductor, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Nov 16 Donna McKechnie, actress, dancer (Company), born in Pontiac, Michigan
  • Nov 17 Bob Gaudio, rocker (Four Seasons-Sherry), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Nov 18 Jeffrey Siegel, pianist (Chicago Symph), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Nov 20 Meredith Monk, American choreographer, composer (Atlas) and performing artist, born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 20 Norman Greenbaum, American folk singer (Spirit in the Sky), born in Malden, Massachusetts
  • Nov 22 Steve Caldwell, rocker (Orleans)
  • Nov 24 Bayani Mendoza de Leon, composer
  • Nov 26 Michael Devlin, American bass-baritone

Person of interestJimi Hendrix

Nov 27 Jimi Hendrix, rock guitarist (Purple Haze), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 1970)

Rock Guitarist Jimi Hendrix
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Jimi Hendrix
  • Nov 29 Felix Cavaliere, Pelham NY, rock keyboardist (Rascals - Lonely too Long)
  • Nov 29 Philippe Huttenlocher, Swiss opera singer
  • Dec 2 Ted Bluechel, San Pedro Ca, rock vocalist/drummer (Association)
  • Dec 4 Bob Mosley, Paradise Valley CA, rock bassist (Moby Grape)
  • Dec 7 Harry Chapin, American rock vocalist (Taxi, Cat's in the Cradle), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 7 Jonathan D Kramer, American composer (Notta Sonata), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 2004)
  • Dec 8 Bobby Elliott, rock drummer (The Hollies), born in Burnley, Lancashire
  • Dec 10 Bear Bossu, [Berend F Gertenbach], actor/vocalist (Pub Chantant)
  • Dec 14 Dick Wagner, rock guitarist (the Frost), born in Oelwein, Iowa (d. 2014)
  • Dec 15 Dave Clark, rock drummer (Dave Clark 5-Glad All Over), born in London, England
  • Dec 17 Paul Butterfield, blues musician (Better Days), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Dec 21 Carla Thomas, US singer (Let Me Be Good to You)
  • Dec 21 Reinhard Mey, German singer
  • Dec 22 Dick Parry, English saxophonist (Pink Floyd, 'Money'), born in Kentford, Suffolk
  • Dec 23 Friedrich Schenker, composer
  • Dec 25 Barry Goldberg, American blues musician (The Rides), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Dec 26 Earl Cate, Ark, American country singer and twin (Cate Bros - Fire on the Tracks)
  • Dec 26 Ernie Cate, Ark, American country singer and twin (Cate Bros - Fire on the Tracks)
  • Dec 26 Rob de Nijs, Dutch singer (Put a candle in your window)
  • Dec 27 Mike Heron, rock musician, born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Dec 30 Michael Nesmith, rocker (Monkees-Last Train to Clarksville), born in Houston, Texas
  • Dec 30 Robert Quine, American guitarist, born in Akron, Ohio (d. 2004)
  • Dec 31 Andy Summers, English rock guitarist (Police-Roxanne), born in Blackpool, Lancashire

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music