Singers in History (Part 15)

Events in Music

Birthdays in Music

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  • 1945-09-10 Jose Feliciano, Lares, Puerto Rican singer/songwriter (Light my Fire)
  • 1945-09-12 David Garrick [Philip Darryl Core], British singer (Dear Mrs Applebee), born in Liverpool, Merseyside (d. 2013)
  • 1945-09-15 Jessye Norman, American opera singer (Carmen)
  • 1945-09-26 Gal Costa, Brazilian singer
  • 1945-10-01 Donny Hathaway, singer-songwriter (Where is the Love), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1979)
  • 1945-10-02 Don McLean, singer/songwriter (American Pie, Vincent), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • 1945-10-04 Clifton Davis, actor/singer (That's My Mama, Amen), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1945-10-05 Brian Connolly, Scottish singer (Sweet), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1945-10-09 Jeannie C Riley, Texas, singer (Harper Valley PTA, Hee Haw)
  • 1945-10-13 Karen Akers, American singer (On Stage at Wolf Trap), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-10-13 Christophe, French singer
  • 1945-10-23 Kim Larsen, Danish singer
  • 1945-10-29 Melba Moore, [Beatrice], American singer/actress (Ellis Island), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-11-10 Donna Fargo, NC, country singer (Happiest Girl in Whole USA)

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1945-11-12 Neil Young, Canadian singer/songwriter (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young), born in Toronto, Ontario

Singer-songwriter Neil Young
Neil Young
  • 1945-11-20 Nanette Workman, American-born Canadian singer and actress

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1945-12-01 Bette Midler, American actress and singer (Beaches, Wind Beneath my Wings), born in Honolulu, Hawaii

Actress/Singer Bette Midler
Bette Midler
  • 1945-12-07 Marion Rung, Finnish singer
  • 1945-12-20 Peter Criss [George Peter John Criscuola], American drummer and singer (Kiss), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1945-12-25 Steve Mancha, [Clyde Wilson], US singer/songwriter (Too Many Cooks)

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1945-12-30 Davy Jones, singer (Monkees-Last Train to Clarksville), born in Manchester, England (d. 2012)

Singer Davy Jones
Davy Jones
  • 1946-01-04 Arthur Conley, McIntosh County, Georgia, US soul singer (Sweet Soul Music), (d. 2003)
  • 1946-01-04 Susannah McCorkle, American jazz singer (d. 2001)
  • 1946-01-11 Naomi Judd, [Diana Ellen], Ashland Ky, singer (Judds-Why Not Me)

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1946-01-19 Dolly Parton, American country singer (Dolly, 9 to 5), born in Sevierville, Tennessee

Country singer Dolly Parton
Country singer
Dolly Parton
  • 1946-01-29 Bettye LaVette [Betty Jo Haskins], American soul singer (I've Got My Own Hell to Raise), born in Muskegon, Michigan
  • 1946-02-06 Kate McGarrigle, Canadian folk muisc singer-songwriter, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2010)
  • 1946-02-12 Ajda Pekkan, Turkish singer
  • 1946-03-01 Gerry Boulet, French-Canadian singer (d. 1990)
  • 1946-03-05 Murray Head, British singer (One Night in Bangkok), born in London
  • 1946-03-07 Peter Wolf, rock singer (J Giels Band-Centerfold, Freeze Frame)

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1946-03-12 Liza Minnelli, American singer/actress (Sterile Cuckoo, Cabaret), born in Hollywood, California

Singer & Actress Liza Minnelli
Singer & Actress
Liza Minnelli
  • 1946-03-19 Ruth Pointer, singer (Pointer Sisters-I'm So Exicted)
  • 1946-03-20 Ranger Doug, [Douglas Green], Ill, singer (Riders in Sky-Cowboy Way)
  • 1946-03-22 Serge, [Ruud Schaap], Dutch singer/guitarist (Saskia & Serge)
  • 1946-03-29 Billy Thorpe, Australian singer (d. 2007)
  • 1946-04-10 Armand, [Herman van Loenhout], singer (Blommenkinders)
  • 1946-04-13 Al Green, Forest City Arkansas, singer (Lets Stay Together)
  • 1946-04-24 Dick Rivers, French singer and actor
  • 1946-04-28 Ginette Reno, French Canadian singer, songwriter and actress
  • 1946-05-02 Lesley Gore, American singer (It's My Party, You Don't Own Me), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1946-05-10 Dave Mason, Worcester England, singer/songwriter (We Just Disagree)
  • 1946-05-11 Plume Latraverse, Quebec singer and musician

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1946-05-20 Cher [Cherilyn Sarkisian], American singer and actress (I Got You Babe, Jack Lalane, Mask), born in El Centro, California

Goddess of Pop  Cher
Goddess of Pop
  • 1946-06-03 Eddie Holman, American singer (Hey There Lonely Girl), born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • 1946-06-15 Demis Roussos, Greek singer and performer (Aphrodite's Child), born in Alexandria, Egypt (d. 2015)
  • 1946-06-21 Brenda Holloway, US singer/songwriter (When I'm Gone)
  • 1946-07-09 Bon Scott [Ronald Belford Scott], Australian rock musician (lead singer and lyricist of AC/DC), born in Forfar, Scotland, UK
  • 1946-07-11 John Lawton, British rock singer (Uriah Heep)
  • 1946-07-15 Linda Ronstadt, singer (Dif Drum)/actress (Pir of Penzance), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1946-07-19 Alan Gorrie, Scotland, rock bassist/singer (Average White Band)
  • 1946-07-22 Mirelle Mathieu, French singer (So Ein Schone r Abend), born in Avigno, Vaucluse
  • 1946-07-31 Gary Lewis, Jerry's son, singer, (& The Playboys-This Diamond Ring)
  • 1946-08-11 John Conlee, Versailles Ky, country singer (Common Man)
  • 1946-08-15 Jimmy Webb, American songwriter and singer (MacArthur Park, Up Up & Away), born in Elk City, Oklahoma
  • 1946-08-17 Hans Vandenburg, Dutch singer/guitarist (Gruppo Sportivo)
  • 1946-08-26 Valerie Simpson, singer, (Ashford & Simpson- "Like a Rock"), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1946-08-26 Chantal Renaud, Quebec singer and actress
  • 1946-09-01 Barry Gibb, guitarist/singer (Bee Gees), born in Manchester, England
  • 1946-09-02 Billy Preston, American soul musician/singer and pianist, 5th Beatle (David Brenner Show), born in Houston, Texas

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1946-09-05 Freddie Mercury, British singer-songwriter (Queen - We are Champions), born in Stone Town, Sultanate of Zanzibar (d. 1991)

Singer-Songwriter Freddie Mercury
Freddie Mercury
  • 1946-09-06 Buizen Beernd, [Bennie Jolink], singer/guitarist/pianist (Normal)
  • 1946-09-16 Camilo Sesto, Spanish singer
  • 1946-09-22 King Sunny Ade, Nigerian singer
  • 1946-09-29 Nick Taylor, singer/guitarist (Bloodrock)
  • 1946-09-30 Héctor Lavoe, Puerto Rican singer (d. 1993)
  • 1946-10-02 Jo-el Sonnier, Rayne La, country singer (Louisiana)
  • 1946-10-06 Millie Small, Jamaican singer (My Boy Lollipop), born in Clarendon
  • 1946-10-07 Bernard Lavilliers, French singer
  • 1946-10-10 John Prine, Maywood Ill, country singer (Hello in There)
  • 1946-10-11 Daryl Hall [Hohl], American rocker, soul singer and songwriter (Hall & Oates), born in Pottstown, Pennsylvania
  • 1946-10-13 Bram Vermeulen, Dutch singer (Neerlands Hoop)
  • 1946-10-21 Lux Interior, American singer (The Cramps)
  • 1946-10-23 Gerda Lenten-Havertong, Surinam, Dutch singer/actress (Sesame St)
  • 1946-11-05 Herman Brood, Dutch painter/singer/pianist (Sleepin' Bird)
  • 1946-11-10 Bill Bryson, singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • 1946-11-15 Janet Lennon, Culver City California, singer (Lennon Sisters)
  • 1946-11-18 Amanda Lear, French singer (or 1939, possible date only)
  • 1946-11-20 John "Blackfoot" Colbert, US singer (Soul Children, Taxi)
  • 1946-12-01 Gilbert O'Sullivan, Irish singer (Alone Again Naturally)
  • 1946-12-10 Gloria Loring, American actress/singer (Days of our Life), born in NYC, New York
  • 1946-12-14 Joyce Vincent Wilson, singer (Tony Orlando & Dawn), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1946-12-16 Benny Andersson, singer (ABBA-Money! Money! Money!), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1947-01-01 Paula Tsui, Hong Kong singer
  • 1947-01-06 Sandy Denny, country singer (Fairport Convention-If You Gotta Go), born in London, England

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1947-01-08 David Bowie [Jones], English singer-songwriter (Major Tom, Ziggy Stardust), born in London, England (d. 2016)

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
David Bowie
  • 1947-01-21 Jimmy Ibbotson, Penn, country singer (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
  • 1947-01-21 Pye Hastings, English singer and musician (Caravan)
  • 1947-01-21 Michel Jonasz, French singer and composer
  • 1947-01-26 Michel Sardou, French singer
  • 1947-01-27 Björn Afzelius, Swedish singer (d. 1999)
  • 1947-02-01 Mike Brant, Israeli pop singer (d. 1975)
  • 1947-02-01 Normie Rowe, Australian singer
  • 1947-02-09 Major Harris, US R&B-singer (Love won't Let me wait)
  • 1947-02-11 Joselito, Spanish singer
  • 1947-02-12 Guus Willemse, Dutch bassist/singer (Solution)
  • 1947-02-14 Tim Buckley, singer-songwriter, born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1975)
  • 1947-03-01 Alan Thicke, Canadian actor, singer-songwriter (Thicke of the Night, Growing Pains), born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario (d. 2016)
  • 1947-03-05 Eddie Hodges, Miss, actor/singer (High Hopes, Adv of Huckleberry Finn)
  • 1947-03-05 Clodagh Rodgers, Irish singer

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