1943 in Music (Part 3)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 201 - 291 of 291

  • Sep 7 Lena Valaitis, Lithuanian-German Schlager singer
  • Sep 10 Garrett List, composer
  • Sep 11 Mickey Hart, drummer (Grateful Dead)
  • Sep 12 Maria Muldaur, singer (Midnight at the Oasis), born in Greenwich Village, New York
  • Sep 18 Michael Vetter, composer
  • Sep 20 Roek Williams, [Willemze], Dutch singer
  • Sep 22 Toni Basil, American singer
  • Sep 23 Julio Iglesias, Spanish singer (Of All the Girls I Loved Before)
  • Sep 23 Walter Scott, rock vocalist (Whispers)
  • Sep 25 Gary Alexander, TN, rock vocalist/guitarist (Association)
  • Sep 25 John Locke, American rock keyboardist (Spirit-I Got A Line on You), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2006)
  • Sep 27 Bob Curiano, rock bassist (Mink Deville)
  • Sep 27 Randy Bachman, Winnipeg, rocker (Bachman-Turner Overdrive-Roll On)
  • Sep 27 Steve Boone, NC, rock vocalist/bassist (Lovin' Spoonful)
  • Sep 27 Maxwell Boyce, Welsh comedian and singer, born in Glynneath, Wales
  • Sep 28 Nick St Nicholas, rock bassist (Steppenwolf), born in Hamburg, Germany
  • Sep 29 Manuel Fernandez, rocker
  • Sep 30 Marilyn McCoo, host/singer (Solid Gold, 5th Dimension), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • Oct 1 Jerry Maitini, US saxophonist (Sly & Family Stone-Sex Machine)
  • Oct 1 Jim Martini, rocker (Sly & Family Stone-Everyday People)
  • Oct 5 Steve Miller, rocker (Abracadabra, Space Cowboy), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Oct 6 Cees Veerman, pop guitarist/singer (Cats-Sure He's a Cat)
  • Oct 6 Udo Zimmermann, composer
  • Oct 8 James Edward Sellars, composer
  • Oct 10 Denis D'Ell, [Dennis Dalziel], rocker
  • Oct 11 Frank Muyser, Dutch guitarist/saxophonist (Les Baroques)
  • Oct 11 Gene Watson, Palestine Tx, country singer (Heartaches, Love & Stuff)
  • Oct 11 Per-Gunnar Alldahl, composer
  • Oct 14 Anthony Iannaccone, composer
  • Oct 16 C Fred Turner, rock bassist/vocalist (Bachman-Turner Overdrive)
  • Oct 17 Susan Davenny Wyner, soprano (Walter Naumberg Prize), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Oct 18 Russ Giguere, rock guitarist/vocalist (Association), born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire
  • Oct 19 Robert Morris, composer
  • Oct 19 Robin Greville Holloway, composer
  • Oct 20 Dunja Vejzovic, Croatian soprano
  • Oct 21 Paula Kelly, American dancer and actress (Liz-Night Court), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Oct 21 Ron Elliott, musician (The Beau Brummels), born in Healdsburg, California
  • Oct 22 Paul Zukofsky, violinist (Cappricio), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Oct 22 Robert Long, [Leverman], Dutch singer/actor (Vroeger Kon je Lachen)
  • Oct 25 Roy Lynes, England, rock organist (Status Quo)
  • Oct 28 Conny Froboess, German singer
  • Nov 1 Salvatore Adamo, popular singer
  • Nov 3 Bert Jansch, Scottish folk musician (Pentangle), born in Glasgow (d. 2011)
  • Nov 5 Pablo Gomez, Spanish musician (Los Bravos), born in Barcelona, Catalonia

Person of interestJoni Mitchell

Nov 7 Joni Mitchell, [Roberta J Anderson], Canadian singer (Clouds), born in Fort Macleod, Alberta

  • Nov 9 Lee Graziano, American rock drummer (American Breed), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Nov 11 Karin Kent, [Janneke Kanteman], Dutch singer
  • Nov 12 Brian Hyland, rocker (She Wore an Itsy Bitsy ... Bikini), born in Queens, New York
  • Nov 12 Jimmy "Bro" Hayes, US singer (Persuasions-Under the Boardwalk)
  • Nov 12 John Maus, American rock vocalist (Walker Brothers), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 16 Winfred "Blue" Lovett, US singer (Manhattans-One Life to Live)
  • Nov 19 Fred Lipsius, American rock pianist/sax (Blood, Sweat & Tears), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 22 Floyd Sneed, rock drummer (Three Dog Night-Joy to the World), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Nov 24 Robin Williamson, rocker (Incredible String Band)
  • Nov 25 Roy Lynes, rocker (Status Quo)
  • Nov 28 Randy Newman, vocalist (Short People, Love LA, Raindrops), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Nov 30 J[ames] J[ay] Barnes, US gospel/singer (Please Let Me In)
  • Nov 30 Jerry Hunt, American composer, born in Waco, Texas (d. 1993)
  • Nov 30 Leo Lyons, Standbridge Beds, rock bassist (Ten Years After)
  • Nov 30 Oscar Harris, Surinames/Dutch singer (Try a Little Love)
  • Dec 2 David Munden, British drummer (The Tremeloes), born in Essex
  • Dec 6 Mike Smith, rocker/pianist (Dave Clark 5-Glad All Over), born in London, England

Person of interestJim Morrison

Dec 8 Jim Morrison, American singer-songwriter (The Doors) and poet, born in Melbourne, Florida (d. 1971)

Poet and Rocker Jim Morrison
Poet and Rocker
Jim Morrison
  • Dec 9 Kenny Vance, American musician and producer (Jay and the Americans, The Planotones), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Dec 10 Jessica Cleaves, rocker
  • Dec 12 Dave Munden, rock drummer (Brian Poole & The Tremeloes)
  • Dec 12 Dickey Betts, guitarist (Allman Bros-Ramblin' Man), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Dec 12 Grover Washington Jr., US jazz saxophonist (Mr Magic), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 1999)
  • Dec 12 Mike Smith, rock musician
  • Dec 13 Gösta Winbergh, Swedish tenor (d. 2002)
  • Dec 13 Margaret "Marti" Webb, British actress and singer (Evita, Tell Me on a Sunday), born in Hampstead, London
  • Dec 14 Frank Allen, rock vocalist (Searchers-Needles & Pins)
  • Dec 16 Anthony 'Tony' Hicks, Nelson Lancashire, British rock guitarist (The Hollies)
  • Dec 17 Dave Dee, British musician (Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich), born in Salisbury, Wiltshire (d. 2009)
  • Dec 17 William Brooks, composer
  • Dec 17 Ron Geesin, Scottish musician and composer
  • Dec 18 Bobby Keys, American saxophonist, born in Slaton, Texas (d. 2014)

Person of interestKeith Richards

Dec 18 Keith Richards, English guitarist and songwriter (The Rolling Stones), born in Dartford, Kent

Guitarist and Songwriter Keith Richards
Guitarist and Songwriter
Keith Richards
  • Dec 21 Albert Lee, English guitarist, born in Lingen, Herefordshire
  • Dec 23 Derek Small, rocker (Spinal Tap)
  • Dec 23 Ross Edwards, composer
  • Dec 25 Trevor Lucas, rocker (Fairport Convention)
  • Dec 27 Dave Rowberry, Newcastle, rocker (Animals)
  • Dec 27 Joan Manuel Serrat, Spanish musician
  • Dec 28 Charles "Chas" Hodges, English musician (Chas & Dave), born in London, England
  • Dec 28 Bobby Comstock, rocker
  • Dec 29 Rick Danko, Canadian bassist and singer (The Band - Stagefright), born in Blayney, Ontario (d. 1999)
  • Dec 30 Rolf Gehlhaar, composer
  • Dec 31 Peter Quaife, English rock bassist (The Kinks), born in Tavistock, Devon (d. 2010)

Person of interestJohn Denver

Dec 31 John Denver, American country singer (Rocky Mt High, "thank god he's a country boy"), born in Roswell, New Mexico (d. 1997)

Country Singer John Denver
Country Singer
John Denver
  • Dec 31 Pete Qualfe, English rocker (The Kinks), born in Tavistock, Devon (d. 2010)

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