Singers in History (Part 14)

Events in Music

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1301 - 1,400 of 3,977

  • 1944-04-07 Carol Grimes, British singer (Delivery), born in London, England
  • 1944-04-12 John Kay [Joachim Krauledat], German-born Canadian rock singer (Steppenwolf), born in Tilsit, East Prussia, Germany
  • 1944-04-12 Karel Kryl, folk singer
  • 1944-04-15 Dave Edmunds, Wales, singer/guitarist (Rockpile-Baby I Love You)
  • 1944-04-15 Gerard Schoenaker, Dutch singer (Les Baroques)
  • 1944-04-24 [Bernard] St Clair Lee [Calhoun], US singer (Rock the Boat)
  • 1944-04-27 Cuba Gooding, US singer (Everybody Plays the Fool)
  • 1944-04-27 Herb Pedersen, Berkley Ca, singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited)
  • 1944-05-01 Rita Coolidge, singer (Higher & Higher, We're All Alone), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1944-05-04 Peggy Santiglia, Belleville, New Jersey, American singer-songwriter (Angels)
  • 1944-05-10 Jackie Lomax, English singer-songwriter (Is This What You Want), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2013)
  • 1944-05-12 James Purify, US singer (I'm Your Puppet)
  • 1944-05-13 Carolyn Franklin, US singer/songwriter (Baby Baby Baby, Angel)
  • 1944-05-17 Jesse Winchester, singer/songwriter (Learn to Love it), born in Shreveport, Louisiana (d. 2014)
  • 1944-05-20 Boudouin de Groot, Dutch singer (Good night mister president)
  • 1944-05-21 Marcie Blane, American singer, born in New York City
  • 1944-05-24 Patti LaBelle, [Holt], singer (LaBelle-Lady Marmalade), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1944-05-28 Gladys Knight, singer, leader of Pips (Last Train), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1944-05-28 Gary Stewart, American country singer (She's Actin' Single), born in Jenkins, Kentucky (d. 2003)
  • 1944-05-28 Patricia Quinn, Lady Stephens, Northern-Irish actress, voice artist and singer (The Rocky Horror Picture Show), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1944-06-04 Michelle Phillips, singer/actress (Mamas & Papas), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1944-06-05 Colm Wilkinson, Irish singer
  • 1944-06-12 Maurice Jackson, US singer (Independents-Leaving You)
  • 1944-06-18 Sandy Posey, American singer
  • 1944-06-21 Ray Davies, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Kinks), born in London
  • 1944-06-22 Peter Asher, singer (Peter & Gordon-World Without Love), born in London, England
  • 1944-06-23 Rosetta Hightower, American singer (Don't Hang Up), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, (d. 2014)
  • 1944-06-24 Jeff Beck, Surrey England, singer/guitarist (Jeff Beck Group)
  • 1944-06-25 Robert Charlebois, Canadian singer
  • 1944-06-27 Bruce Arthur Johnston [Benjamin Baldwin], American singer, songwriter, and record producer (The Beach Boys), born in Peoria, Illinois
  • 1944-07-15 Millie Jackson, Thompson Ga, model/singer (Get it out 'cha system)
  • 1944-07-19 Commander Cody [George Frayne], singer/pianist (Commander Cody & Lost Planet Airmen), born in Boise, Idaho
  • 1944-07-27 Bobbie Gentry, Mississippi, singer/songwriter (Ode to Billy Joe)
  • 1944-07-30 Teresa Cahill, opera singer
  • 1944-08-02 Jim Capaldi, English singer/songwriter (Traffic-Something So Strong)
  • 1944-08-08 Michael Johnson, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, born in Alamosa, Colorado
  • 1944-08-15 Frederick Knight, American singer and songwriter (I've been lonely so long), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1944-08-15 Sylvie Vartan, French pop singer (Twiste et Chante), born in Iskretz, Bulgaria
  • 1944-08-18 Carl Wayne, English singer and actor (The Move), born in Birmingham, England (d. 2004)
  • 1944-08-19 Eddy Raven, Lafayette La, country singer (Right Hand Man)
  • 1944-08-21 Jackie DeShannon, American singer (What the World Needs Now), born in Hazel, Kentucky
  • 1944-09-01 Archie Bell, US singer (& the Drells-Tighten up)
  • 1944-09-10 Thomas Allen, British opera singer

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1944-09-12 Barry White, singer (Love's Theme), born in Galveston, Texas (d. 2003)

Singer Barry White
Barry White
  • 1944-09-13 Peter Cetera, lead singer (Chicago-25 or 6 to 4, Old Days), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1944-09-18 Rocío Jurado, Spanish singer and actress (d. 2006)
  • 1944-09-30 Diane Dufresne, French Canadian singer
  • 1944-10-01 Barbara Parritt, US soul singer (Toys-Lover's Concerto)
  • 1944-10-01 Herbert "Tubo" Rhoad, US singer (Persuasions-Spread the Word)
  • 1944-10-04 Rocío Dúrcal, Spanish singer and actress (d. 2006)
  • 1944-10-08 Susan Raye, American singer
  • 1944-10-09 Nona Hendryx, R&B singer (Patti LaBelle & Blue Belles)
  • 1944-10-19 George McCrae, US singer (Lead Me On, Rock Your Baby)
  • 1944-10-25 Jon Anderson, English rock singer for Yes
  • 1944-11-10 Dave Loggins, singer (Please come to Boston)
  • 1944-11-13 Timmy Thomas, American singer and songwriter (Why Can't We Live Together), born in Evansville, Indiana
  • 1944-11-14 Scherrie Payne, US singer (Supremes-Incredible)
  • 1944-11-28 R.B. Greaves, Guyanan singer, (d. 2012)
  • 1944-11-30 Luther T Ingram, US singer/songwriter (I'll Be Your Shelter)
  • 1944-12-03 António Variações [António Joaquim Rodrigues Ribeiro], Portuguese singer-songwriter (Dar & Receber), born in Braga, Portugal (d. 1984)
  • 1944-12-04 Chris Hillman, San Diego Caliafornia, singer (Byrds-Turn Turn Turn)
  • 1944-12-04 Anna McGarrigle, Canadian folk music singer-songwriter, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1944-12-06 Jonathan King, English singer-songwriter (Everyone's Gone to the Moon) and record producer, born in London
  • 1944-12-09 Guy Darrell [John Swail], British singer (I've Been Hurt), born in Kent, England
  • 1944-12-11 Brenda Lee, [Brenda Mae Tarpley], Lithonia Ga, singer (I'm Sorry)
  • 1944-12-24 Mike Curb, singer (Mike Curb Congregation), born in Savannah, Georgia
  • 1944-12-27 Tracy Nelson, American singer, born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1945-01-04 Jay Dee Maness, Loma Linda Ca, singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited)
  • 1945-01-07 Dave Cousins [David Joseph Hindson], English singer-songwriter (Strawbs), born in Hounslow, England

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1945-01-10 Rod Stewart, British singer (Maggie Mae, Do You Think I'm Sexy), born in London, England

Singer Rod Stewart
Rod Stewart
  • 1945-01-17 William Hart, US singer (4 Gents, Delfonics-I'm Sorry)
  • 1945-01-28 José Luis Perales, Spanish singer
  • 1945-02-02 Ronnie Goodson, American singer (Hi-Lites), born in New Jersey (d. 1980)

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1945-02-06 Bob Marley, Jamaican reggae musician and singer-songwriter (Wailers-No Woman), born in Nine Mile, Saint Ann, Jamaica (d. 1981)

Reggae Musician Bob Marley
Reggae Musician
Bob Marley
  • 1945-02-13 King Floyd, American singer-songwriter (Groove Me), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2006)
  • 1945-02-20 Alan Hull, singer/composer
  • 1945-02-22 Oliver [William Oliver Swofford], American pop singer (Good Morning Starshine, Jean), born in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina (d. 2000)
  • 1945-02-25 Elkie Brooks, rocker (Pearl's a Singer), born in Manchester, England
  • 1945-03-04 Dieter Meier, Swiss singer/children book writer (Yello)
  • 1945-03-08 Micky Dolenz, actor (Circus Boy)/singer (Monkees), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1945-03-09 Laura Lee, [Rundless], singer (Dirty Man, Women's Love Rights)
  • 1945-03-14 Herman[us J] van Veen, Neth, cabaretier/singer/composer/writer
  • 1945-03-14 Michael Martin Murphey, country singer (Wildfire), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1945-03-17 Elis Regina, Brazilian singer (d. 1982)
  • 1945-03-18 Eric Woolfson, Scottish singer and producer (The Alan Parsons Project), born in Glasgow (d. 2009)
  • 1945-03-21 Vernon Guy, US gospel singer (Cool Sounds, Sharpees)
  • 1945-03-22 Charles "Chuck" Jackson, US singer (Playboy, Independents)
  • 1945-03-23 Franco Battiato, Italian singer, songwriter and filmmaker

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1945-03-30 Eric Clapton, English singer and guitarist (Tears in Heaven), born in Ripley, Surrey, England

Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Eric Clapton
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Eric Clapton
  • 1945-04-07 Megas, Icelandic singer, songwriter and writer
  • 1945-04-09 Gus Hardin, [Carol Ann Blankenship], country singer, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1945-04-12 Willie Parnell, American singer (Archie Bell & the Drells), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1945-04-13 Raymond van Geytenbeek, Dutch singer/drummer (Les Baroques)
  • 1945-04-13 Stacy Johnson, US singer (Sharpees-Tired of Being Alone)
  • 1945-04-16 Stefan Grossman, American country blues singer (Yazoo Basin Boogie), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-04-21 Diana Darvey, British actress, singer and dancer (d. 2000)
  • 1945-04-24 Robert Knight, American singer (Everlasting Love), born in Franklin, Tennessee
  • 1945-04-29 Tammi Terrell [Thomasina Montgomery], singer (Ain't No Mountain High Enough), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1970)
  • 1945-05-02 Randy Cain, US soul singer (4 Gents/Delfonics)
  • 1945-05-15 Lasse Berghagen, Swedish singer

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