Singers in History (Part 19)

Events in Music

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1801 - 1,900 of 3,978

  • 1951-08-28 Wayne Osmond, singer (Osmond Brothers, Donnie & Marie), born in Ogden, Utah
  • 1951-08-30 Dana, singer/actress (Flight of the Doves)
  • 1951-09-07 Morris Albert, Brazilian singer
  • 1951-09-09 Corry Konings, Dutch singer
  • 1951-09-09 Tom Wopat, Lodi, Wisconsin, American actor and singer (The Dukes of Hazzard, One Life to Live)
  • 1951-09-21 Henk Hofstede, Dutch singer/guitarist/keyboardist (Nits)
  • 1951-09-27 Michel Rivard, Québécois singer and composer (Beau Dommage)

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1951-10-02 Sting [Gordon Sumner], British actor, songwriter and singer (The Police), born in Wallsend, Northumberland

Singer and Actor Sting
Singer and Actor
  • 1951-10-03 Keb' Mo'[Kevin Roosevelt Moore], American blues singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in Los Angeles

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1951-10-05 Bob Geldof, Irish singer (The Boomtown Rats) and activist (Live Aid), born in Dún Laoghaire, Ireland

Singer-Songwriter and Political Activist Bob Geldof
Singer-Songwriter and Political Activist
Bob Geldof
  • 1951-10-07 Carmen R "Tata" Vega, US soul singer (Color Purple soundtrack)
  • 1951-10-23 Charly García, Argentine singer
  • 1951-10-26 [William] Bootsy Collins, guitarist and singer (Parliament-Funkadelic), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1951-10-26 Maggie Roche, Irish-American singer-songwriter (Roches), born in Park Ridge, New Jersey (d. 2017)
  • 1951-11-21 Nick Gilder, English singer (Hot Child in the City), born in London
  • 1951-12-03 Nicky Stevens, British singer (Brotherhood of Man)
  • 1951-12-08 Jan Eggum, Norwegian singer-songwriter
  • 1951-12-10 Ellen Nikolaysen, Norwegian singer
  • 1951-12-23 Johnny Contardo, singer (Sha Na Na)
  • 1951-12-25 Ria Thielsch, Dutch singer (Luv)
  • 1951-12-29 Laurel Masse, Holland Mich, jazz singer (Manhattan Transfer-Operator)
  • 1951-12-29 Yvonne Elliman, US actress/singer (I Don't Know How to Love Him)
  • 1951-12-29 Georges Thurston, Canadian singer (d. 2007)
  • 1951-12-30 Nancy LaMott, American singer, born in Midland, Michigan (d. 1995)
  • 1952-01-02 Ricky Van Shelton, Grit Va, country singer (Wild-Eyed Dream)
  • 1952-01-02 Graeme Strachan, Australian rock singer (Skyhooks) (d. 2001)
  • 1952-01-18 R. Stevie Moore, American singer, songwriter, and home recording pioneer
  • 1952-01-25 Sara Mandiano, French singer and songwriter
  • 1952-02-05 Daniel Balavoine, French singer and songwriter (d. 1986)
  • 1952-02-07 Vasco Rossi, Italian singer
  • 1952-02-08 Hans Van de Lubbe, Dutch bassist/singer (Dike)
  • 1952-02-27 Henk Westbroek, Dutch singer (Good Cause)
  • 1952-03-04 Umberto Tozzi, Italian singer
  • 1952-04-18 Jim Scholten, Midland Mich, country singer (Betty's Bein' Bad)
  • 1952-05-02 Mari Natsuki, Japanese singer, dancer and actress
  • 1952-05-10 Kikki Danielsson, Swedish singer
  • 1952-05-14 David Byrne, Dumbarton Scotland, rock guitarist/singer (Talking Heads-Burning Down the House)
  • 1952-05-17 Jody Pijper, Dutch (background) singer
  • 1952-05-18 George Strait, Pearsall Tx, country singer (All My Exes Live in Texas)
  • 1952-05-23 Anne-Marie David, French singer
  • 1952-06-05 Carole Fredericks, American singer (d. 2001)
  • 1952-06-09 Uzi Hitman, Israeli singer (d. 2004)
  • 1952-06-12 Dale Krantz, singer (Rossington-Collins Band)
  • 1952-06-16 Gino Vannelli, Canadian singer (Living Inside Myself), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1952-06-16 Rob Kloet, pop drummer/singer (Nits-In the Dutch Mountains)
  • 1952-07-10 Kim Mitchell, Canadian guitarist/singer
  • 1952-07-17 Phoebe Snow, singer (Theme from "It's a Different World")
  • 1952-07-23 Janis Siegel, American jazz singer (Manhattan Transfer-Tuxedo Junction), born in NYC, New York
  • 1952-08-04 Moya Brennan, Irish singer (Máire), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1952-08-20 John Hiatt, US singer/songwriter (Have a Little Faith in Me)
  • 1952-08-20 Rudy Gatlin, Olney Tx, country singer (Gatlin Bros-Broken Lady)
  • 1952-08-21 Joe Strummer, British lead singer of the punk band "The Clash" (Rock the Casbah), born in Ankara, Turkey (d. 2002)
  • 1952-08-22 Peter Laughner, American singer, songwriter and guitarist (Rocket From the Tombs, Pere Ubu), born in Bay Village, Ohio (d. 1977)
  • 1952-08-23 Dalton Reed, American soul singer, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1994)
  • 1952-08-23 Vicky Leandros, Greek singer and politician
  • 1952-09-06 [Steven] Buddy Miller, American singer, born in Fairborn, Ohio
  • 1952-09-13 Karen Wyman, singer (Long & Winding Road), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1952-09-13 Don Was, American singer
  • 1952-09-17 Steve Sanders, Richland Ga, country singer (Oak Ridge Boys-Elvira)
  • 1952-10-02 Wahed Wafa, Afghan singer
  • 1952-10-14 Daisy Eshuijs, singer/pianist/composer (Eye to Eye)
  • 1952-10-14 Margriet Eshuijs, Dutch singer/pianist
  • 1952-10-19 Veronica Judith Sainz Castro, Mexican spanish singer/actress (Nana)
  • 1952-10-21 Patti Davis [Patricia Ann Reagan], singer/actress/writer, Ronald and Nancy's daughter
  • 1952-11-02 Maxine Nightingale, English soul music singer, born in Wembley, London
  • 1952-11-10 Pat Severs, country singer (Pirates of Miss-Fred Jake), born in Camden, South Carolina
  • 1952-11-21 Lorna Luft, singer/actress (Where the Boys Are-1980), born in Scarsdale, New York
  • 1952-11-30 Mandy Patinkin, actor/singer (Yentl, Alien Nation), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1952-12-14 Tamara Danz, German singer (Silly), born in Breitungen, Thuringia (d. 1996)
  • 1952-12-25 Desireless, French singer
  • 1952-12-27 Karla Bonoff, rock singer (New World, Restless Nights)
  • 1952-12-27 David Knopfler, British singer-songwriter (Dire Straits), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1953-01-01 Alpha Blondy, [Seydou Kone], Ivory coast, reggae singer (Jerusalem)
  • 1953-01-05 Steve Archer, American singer (The Archers)
  • 1953-01-10 Pat Benatar, [Andrezejewski], American singer (Hell Is for Children), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1953-01-26 Lucinda Williams, singer
  • 1953-01-29 Teresa Teng, Taiwanese singer (d. 1995)
  • 1953-02-13 Rico J. Puno, Filipino pop singer
  • 1953-02-18 Nico Arzbach, rock guitarist/singer (Stampei, Dike)
  • 1953-03-23 Chaka Khan [Yvette Marie Stevens], American singer and songwriter (Rufus, I am Every Woman), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1953-03-26 Michael Bonagura, country singer (Baille & Boys-Oh Heart), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1953-03-31 Greg Martin, singer (Ky Headhunters-Davy Crockett), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1953-04-03 Huub van der Lubbe, Dutch rock singer (Stampei-The Dike)
  • 1953-04-03 Craig Taubman, Jewish singer
  • 1953-04-09 Hal Ketchum, country singer (Small Town Saturday Night), born in Greenwich Village, New York
  • 1953-04-11 Branimir "Johnny" Štulić, Croatian rock singer (Azra), born in Skopje, Yugoslavia
  • 1953-04-27 Arielle Dombasle, French singer and actress
  • 1953-04-30 Merrill Osmond, singer (Osmond Brothers, Donnie & Marie), born in Ogden, Utah
  • 1953-05-25 Rich Alves, Pleasanton California, singer (Pirates of Miss-Fred Jake)
  • 1953-05-29 Rick Henderson, singer (Mason Dixon-Karen Comes Around), born in Beaumont, Texas
  • 1953-06-14 David Thomas, US singer/songwriter (Pere Ubu)
  • 1953-06-22 Cyndi Lauper, American singer (Girls Just Want To Have Fun, Time After Time), born in New York City
  • 1953-06-26 Ralph Ezell, Union Miss, singer (Shenandoah-Sunday in the South)
  • 1953-06-26 Robert Davi, American actor and opera singer (Die Hard, Gangster Chronicles, License to Kill), born in Queens, New York
  • 1953-06-29 Colin Hay, Kilwinning, Scotland, Scottish-Australian guitarist and singer (Men At Work)
  • 1953-07-06 Nanci Griffith, US singer/songwriter (Poet in My Window)
  • 1953-07-14 Bebe Buell [Beverle Lorence], Portsmouth, Virginia, American model/singer (Nov 1974 Playmate of the Month)
  • 1953-07-20 Marcia Hines, American-born Australian singer
  • 1953-07-28 Steve Duncan, singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1953-08-01 Robert Cray, blues singer/songwriter (1987 Grammy), born in Columbus, Georgia

Weddings in Music

Divorces in Music

Deaths in Music