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May 5, 1988 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Music

Person of interestAdele

Adele [Adele Laurie Blue Adkins], Briish pop-rock singer-songwriter ("Rolling In The Deep"; "Someone Like You"), born in Tottenham, London

Singer-songwriter Adele
  • Brooke Hogan, American singer (Undiscovered), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Skye Sweetnam, Canadian singer and songwriter (Sumo Cyco), born in Bolton, Ontario, Canada

Deaths in Music

  • George Rose, British actor and singer (Beacon Hill, Holocaust), dies at 68
1988 in Music