1963 in Music (Part 2)

Events in Music

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 101 - 151 of 151

  • Aug 3 Ed Roland, American singer-songwriter (Collective Soul), born in Stockbridge, Georgia
  • Aug 7 Marcus Lewis, American singer (Sing me a Song), born in Pontiac, Michigan
  • Aug 8 Kyoko Chan Cox, American daughter of Yoko Ono and Anthony Cox, born in Tokyo, Japan

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Aug 9 Whitney Houston, American singer (One Moment in Time, Bodyguard), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2012)

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  • Aug 12 Sir Mix A Lot, American rapper
  • Aug 13 Tigg Ketler, Chula Vista Ca, drummer (Bang Tango-Dancin' on Coals)
  • Aug 19 Joey Tempest, rocker (Europe-The Final Countdown)
  • Aug 22 Tori Amos [Myra Ellen Amos], American pianist and vocalist (Under The Pink), born in Newton, North Carolina
  • Aug 24 John Bush, US heavy metal singer (Anthrax-Armed & Dangerous)
  • Aug 29 Greg Steele, rocker (Faster Pussycat-Wake Me When It's Over)
  • Aug 29 Elizabeth Fraser, Scottish singer
  • Aug 31 Reb Beach, heavy metal rocker (Winger-17)
  • Sep 1 Carola Smit, Dutch singer (BZN-Bad bad woman)
  • Sep 4 Sam Yaffa, Finnish musician (Hanoi Rocks, New York Dolls)
  • Sep 6 Mark Chesnutt, country singer (Too Cold at Home), born in Beaumont, Texas
  • Sep 7 Eric Eazy-E Wright, rapper
  • Sep 7 W Earl Brown, American actor, writer, and musician (Deadwood, Scream, Stovall-Operation Petticoat), born in Golden Pond, Kentucky
  • Sep 10 David Titlow, rocker (Blue Mercedes-Rich & Famous)
  • Sep 10 Bill Stevenson, American music producer and musician
  • Sep 16 Richard Marx, rock musician (Hold on to the Night), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 17 Steven Dye, English musician (Scarlet Party), (The Alan Parsons Project)
  • Sep 19 Jarvis Cocker, English musician (Pulp)
  • Sep 29 Les Claypool, US funk metal singer/bassist (Primus-Suck on This)
  • Sep 30 Reb Beach, rocker (Winger)
  • Oct 10 Anita Mui, Hong Kong Cantopop singer and actress, "Madonna of the East", born in Hong Kong (d. 2003)
  • Oct 14 Yim Jae-beom, South Korean singer
  • Oct 26 Natalie Merchant, American singer and songwriter (10,000 Maniacs), born in Jamestown, New York
  • Oct 28 Eros Ramazotti, Italian pop musician/songwriter (Adesso Te)
  • Oct 30 Jerry de Borg, English pop guitarist (Jesus Jones-Real, Real, Real)
  • Oct 31 Johnny Marr, English rocker (Smiths-Ask, Girl Afraid), born in Ardwick, Manchester
  • Oct 31 Mikkey Dee [Micael Kiriakos Delaoglou], Swedish rock musician and drummer [Motörhead, Scorpions], born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Nov 1 Rick Allen, rock drummer (Def Leppard-Hysteria, Rock of Ages)
  • Nov 1 Kenny Alphin, American guitarist (Big & Rich)
  • Nov 2 Bobby Dall, American rocker (Poison-Every Rose Has a Thorn), born in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 4 Marc Déry, Canadian singer and guitarist (Zébulon)
  • Nov 4 Rosario Flores, Spanish singer and actress
  • Nov 6 Rozz Williams, American musician (Christian Death), born in Pomona, California (d. 1998)
  • Nov 16 Gay "Mani" Mournfield, English pop bassist (Stone Roses)
  • Nov 25 Holly Cole, Canadian jazz singer
  • Nov 26 Adam Gaynor, American musician (Matchbox Twenty)
  • Dec 3 Joe Lally, American musician (Fugazi)
  • Dec 7 Barbara Weathers, vocalist (Atlantic Star-Touch a 4 Leaf Clover)
  • Dec 11 Jon Brion, American musician/record producer
  • Dec 12 Ai Orikasa, Japanese voice actress and singer
  • Dec 16 Jeff Carson, American singer
  • Dec 18 Pauline Ester, French singer
  • Dec 19 Jennifer Beals, actress (Flashdance, Bride), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Dec 24 Mary Ramsey, singer (10,000 Maniacs)
  • Dec 26 Lars Ulrich, Danish/US heavy metal drummer (Metallica-Kill 'em All)
  • Dec 28 Mel Stottlemyre Jr, pitcher (Toronto Blues Jays)
  • Dec 31 Scott Ian, American heavy metal guitarist (Anthrax-I'm the Man), born in Queens, New York

Weddings in Music

Deaths in Music