On This Day

Year 1984 in Music History (Part 2)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 15 Jessie Ware, British pop singer-songwriter (What's Your Pleasure?), born in Hammersmith, London, England
  • Oct 16 Shayne Ward, British singer (UK X Factor - "That's My Goal"), and actor (Coronation Street), born in Tameside, Greater Manchester, England
  • Oct 18 Esperanza Spalding, American jazz bassist, singer and songwriter (Radio Music Society; 12 Little Spells), born in Portland, Oregon
  • Oct 19 Thundercat [Stephen Bruner], American bass guitarist (Flying Lotus), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 24 Kaela Kimura, Japanese model and singer (Rirura Riruha), born in Adachi, Tokyo
  • Oct 25 Sara Lumholdt, Swedish musician (A-Teens), born in Stockholm, Sweden

Person of interestKaty Perry

Oct 25 Katy Perry [Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson], American Pop Singer (I Kissed A Girl, Waking Up In Vegas), born in Santa Barbara, California

Pop Star Katy Perry
Pop Star
Katy Perry
  • Oct 26 Amanda Overmyer, American singer (American Idol season 7 finalist), born in Mulberry, Indiana
  • Oct 29 Chris Baio, American rock bassist (Vampire Weekend), born in Bronxville, New York
  • Nov 2 Tamara Hope, Canadian actress (The Sandy Bottom Orchestra), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Nov 9 French Montana [Karim Kharbouch] American rapper, born in Casablanca, Morocco
  • Nov 9 Delta Goodrem, Australian singer, born in Sydney, Australia
  • Nov 12 Omarion, American R&B musician, born in Inglewood, California
  • Nov 14 Marija Šerifović, Serbian singer
  • Nov 18 Johnny Christ [Seward], American heavy metal bassist (Avenged Sevenfold), born in Huntington Beach, California
  • Nov 18 Ryohei Chiba, Japanese pop singer, rapper and dancer (W-inds), born in Sapporo, Japan
  • Nov 23 Lucas Grabeel, American actor and singer, born in Springfield, Missouri
  • Nov 28 Trey Songz [Tremaine Neverson], American singer, rapper and songwriter (Passion, Pain & Pleasure), born in Petersburg, Virginia
  • Dec 8 Sam Hunt, American country pop singer (Take Your Time), born in Cedartown, Georgia
  • Dec 15 Joshua Third, British Guitarist in The Horrors.
  • Dec 20 David Tavaré, Spanish singer, born in Pollença, Spain
  • Dec 22 Basshunter [Jonas Erik Altberg], Swedish record producer and DJ (Now You're Gone), born in Halmstad, Sweden
  • Dec 24 Jehnny Beth [Camille Berthomier], French musician, singer-songwriter (John & Jehn; Savages; To Love Is to Live), born in Poitiers, France
  • Dec 25 Jessica Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas), born in Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
  • Dec 25 Lisa Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas), born in Albany Creek, Queensland, Australia
  • Dec 27 Pleasure P. [Marcus Cooper], American R&B singer (Pretty Ricky), born in Miami, Florida
  • Dec 30 Andra Day [Cassandra Batie], American singer-songwriter ("Rise Up"), and actress (The United States vs. Billie Holiday), born in Edmonds, Washington

Weddings in Music


Deaths in Music