Famous Guitarists in History (Part 12)

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Birthdays 1101 - 1,200 of 1,240

  • 1973-03-10 John LeCompt, American hard rock guitarist (Evanescence, 2002-07 - "Lithium"), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1973-05-29 Mark Lee, American musician (guitarist for Third Day)
  • 1973-09-27 Chris Demakes, American singer/guitarist (Less Than Jake), born in Florida
  • 1973-10-09 Terry Balsamo, American guitarist (Evanescence), born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1973-10-11 Mike Smith, American guitarist (Snot, Limp Bizkit), born in Middle River, Maryland
  • 1973-10-19 Laurent Brancowitz [Mazzalai], French guitarist (Phoenix), born in Versailles, France
  • 1973-11-03 Mick Thomson, American guitarist (Slipknot)
  • 1973-11-28 Jade Puget, American rock guitarist (AFI), born in Santa Rosa, California
  • 1974-01-18 Christian Burns, British rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (BBMak), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1974-01-26 Rokia Traoré, Bambara Afro-beat and folk singer-songwriter, and guitarist (Tchamantché), born in Kolokani, Mali
  • 1974-04-17 Mikael Åkerfeldt, Swedish guitarist and singer (Opeth), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1974-06-09 Samoth, Norwegian guitarist (Emperor, Zyklon)
  • 1974-08-22 Stefano Verderi, Italian guitarist (Le Vibrazioni), born in Milan, Italy
  • 1974-08-30 Aaron Barrett, American Lead singer/guitarist of Reel Big Fish
  • 1974-09-09 Mathias Färm, Swedish guitarist (Millencolin), born in Örebro, Sweden
  • 1974-12-08 Nick Zinner, American guitarist (Yeah Yeah Yeahs), born in Massachusetts
  • 1974-12-13 Nicholas McCarthy, German-English guitarist (Franz Ferdinand), born in Blackpool, England
  • 1974-12-20 Die, Japanese rock guitarist (Dir en grey), born in Mie, Japan
  • 1975-01-02 Chris Cheney, Australian rock singer-songwriter, and guitarist (The Living End - "The Second Solution"), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1975-01-15 Shahab Tolouie, Iranian Persian-Falmenco fusion guitarist, composer, and singer, born in Shahsavar, Mazandaran Province, Iran
  • 1975-01-31 Kate Shutt, American jazz singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania
  • 1975-02-07 Wes Borland, American rock guitarist (Limp Bizkit), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1975-03-12 Herman Li, Cantonese guitarist
  • 1975-03-17 Justin Hawkins, British hard rock singer and guitarist (The Darkness - "I Believe in a Thing Called Love"), born in Chertsey, Surrey, England
  • 1975-04-10 Chris Carrabba, American rock singer and guitarist (Dashboard Confessional - "Stolen"; "Vindicated"), born in West Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1975-05-21 Lee Gaze, Welsh guitarist
  • 1975-07-02 Erik Ohlsson, Swedish guitarist (Millencolin)
  • 1975-07-08 Elias Viljanen, Finnish Guitarist
  • 1975-07-17 Paul Hinojos, American guitarist (At the Drive-In, The Mars Volta), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1975-07-18 Daron Malakian, American rock guitarist (System of a Down; Scars on Broadway), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1975-09-01 Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Puerto Rican guitarist
  • 1975-10-30 Ian D'Sa, English-Canadian guitarist and vocalist (Billy Talent), born in Ealing, London
  • 1975-12-13 Tom DeLonge, American guitarist (blink-182, Angels & Airwaves), born in Poway, California
  • 1975-12-16 Jacob "Jake" Cinninger, American rock guitarist, and songwriter (Umphrey's McGee), born in Niles, Michigan
  • 1976-01-26 Willie Adler, American rock guitar player (Lamb Of God), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1976-02-24 Eric Griffin, American rock guitarist
  • 1976-03-08 (Gareth) "Gaz" Coombes, British rock guitarist and singer-songwriter (Supergrass - "Alright"), born in Oxford, England
  • 1976-03-28 David Keuning, American guitar player (The Killers), born in Pella, Iowa
  • 1976-04-03 Drew Shirley, American Christian-rock guitarist (All Together Separate; Switchfoot, 2003-present), born in Key West, Florida
  • 1976-04-19 Ruud Jolie, Dutch guitarist (Within Temptation), born in Tilburg, Netherlands
  • 1976-07-08 David Kennedy, American guitarist (Angels & Airwaves)
  • 1976-07-31 Joshua Cain, American guitarist (Motion City Soundtrack), born in St. Paul, Minnesota
  • 1976-08-11 Brendan Bayliss, American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter (Umphrey's McGee), born in Annapolis, Maryland
  • 1976-08-12 Mikko Viljami "Linde" Lindström, Finnish guitarist
  • 1976-09-21 Jonas Bjerre, Danish rock singer and guitarist (Mew), born in Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1976-10-19 Joseph Andrew Duplantier, French-American heavy metal guitarist and vocalist (Gojira), born in Paris
  • 1976-10-20 Tom Wisniewski, American guitarist (MxPx)
  • 1976-12-12 Dan Hawkins, English guitarist (The Darkness), born in Chertsey, England
  • 1977-01-18 Richard Archer, British rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (Hard-Fi), born in Staines-upon-Thames, Surrey, England
  • 1977-01-28 Matt DeVries, American heavy metal guitarist (Chimaira)
  • 1977-02-18 Sean Watkins, American guitarist, mandolin player, and songwriter (Nickel Creek), born in Vista, California
  • 1977-02-18 Gordon Grdina, Canadian jazz guitarist and oud player (Nomad Trio), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1977-03-12 Ben Kenney, American rock guitarist and bassist (The Roots, 2000-03; Incubus, 2003-present), born in Brielle, New Jersey
  • 1977-04-04 Adam Dutkiewicz, American guitarist (Killswitch Engage), born in Westhampton, Massachusetts
  • 1977-04-22 Aaron Fink, American guitarist (Breaking Benjamin)
  • 1977-06-12 Kenny Wayne Shepherd [Brobst], American blues-rock guitarist, born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1977-07-15 Faraz Anwar, Pakistani guitarist (Mizraab)
  • 1977-08-08 Robert Randolph, American pedal steel guitarist (Robert Randolph and the Family Band), born in Irvington, New Jersey
  • 1977-08-30 Jens Ludwig, German heavy metal guitarist (Edguy), born in Fulda, Germany
  • 1977-09-11 Jon Buckland, British guitarist (Coldplay), born in London, England
  • 1977-10-16 John Mayer, American guitarist and singer-songwriter ("Your Body Is A Wonderland"; "Waiting For The World To Change'), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • 1977-12-01 Brad Delson, American guitarist (Linkin Park)
  • 1977-12-23 Jari Mäenpää, Finnish heavy metal guitarist and singer (Wintersun), born in Finland
  • 1978-01-10 Matt Roberts, American rock guitarist (3 Doors Down - "When I'm Gone"), born in Escatawpa, Mississippi (d. 2016)
  • 1978-02-13 Hamish Glencross, Scottish guitarist (My Dying Bride), born in Dundee, Scotland
  • 1978-03-10 Ben Burnley, American rock guitarist, and singer-songwriter (Breaking Benjamin - "Breath"), born in Atlantic City, New Jersey
  • 1978-03-12 Claudio Sanchez, American rock singer, guitarist, and lyricist (Coheed and Cambria), born in Suffern, New York
  • 1978-06-24 Erno "Emppu" Vuorinen, Finnish guitarist (Nightwish)
  • 1978-07-28 Hitomi Yaida, Japanese singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in Toyonaka, Osaka
  • 1978-09-12 Michael Paget, Welsh guitarist (Bullet for My Valentine), born in Bridgend, South Wales
  • 1978-09-20 Patrizio Buanne, Austrian-Italian singer and guitarist, born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1978-09-29 Gunner McGrath, American guitarist (Much the Same)
  • 1978-12-13 Ryo Kawakita, Japanese guitarist (Maximum the Hormone), born in Tokyo
  • 1978-12-15 Mark Jansen, Dutch guitarist (Epica)
  • 1979-03-08 Andy Ross, American guitarist (OK Go)
  • 1979-03-11 Benji Madden, American guitarist (Good Charlotte)
  • 1979-04-04 Andy McKee, American fingerstyle guitarist, born in Topeka, Kansas
  • 1979-04-08 Alexi Laiho, Finnish guitarist and singer (Children of Bodom, Sinergy, Kylähullut), born in Espoo, Finland (d. 2021)
  • 1979-04-09 Albert Hammond, Jr., American guitarist (The Strokes), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1979-06-08 Derek Trucks, American guitarist and founder of Grammy Award-winning The Derek Trucks Band (Tedeschi Truck Band), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1979-06-20 Charlotte Hatherley, English guitarist (Ash)
  • 1980-01-03 Rob Arnold, American guitarist (Chimaira)
  • 1980-01-20 Matthew Tuck, Welsh guitarist (Bullet for My Valentine), born in Bridgend, United Kingdom
  • 1980-01-22 Ben Moody, American guitarist (Evanescence), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1980-01-24 Yamandu Costa, Brazilian guitarist & composer (Os Fronteiriços), born in Passo Fundo
  • 1980-02-08 Cameron Muncey, Australian guitarist (Jet)
  • 1980-03-21 Deryck Whibley, Canadian guitarist and singer (Sum41 - "Fat Lip"), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • 1980-03-25 Joe King, American rock guitarist and songwriter (The Fray), born in Colorado
  • 1980-04-12 Erik Mongrain, Canadian composer and guitarist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1980-06-20 Tony Lovato [Anthony John Lovato], American singer and guitarist (Mest), born in Blue Island, Illinois
  • 1980-07-20 Mike Kennerty, American guitarist (The All-American Rejects) and record producer, born in Houston, Texas
  • 1980-07-26 Dave Baksh, Canadian guitarist (Sum 41), born in Ajax, Ontario
  • 1980-09-12 Gus G., Greek guitarist (Firewind, Dream Evil), born in Thessaloniki, Greece
  • 1980-09-13 Teppei Teranishi, American guitarist (Thrice), born in California
  • 1980-11-08 Ana Vidovic, Croatian classical guitarist, born in Karlovac, Croatia
  • 1980-12-15 Sergio Pizzorno, English guitarist (Kasabian)
  • 1980-12-27 Cas Haley, American singer and guitarist
  • 1981-01-16 Nick Valensi, American rock guitarist (The Strokes), born in New York City
  • 1981-01-29 Álex Ubago, Spanish-Basque pop-rock singer-songwriter and guitarist (¿Qué pides tú?), born in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Álava, Spain
  • 1981-02-15 Matt Hoopes, American rock guitarist (Relient K), born in Canton, Ohio

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