Musicians in History (Part 11)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1001 - 1,100 of 2,017

  • 1958-07-20 Mick MacNeil, Scottish musician (Simple Minds), born on the Isle of Barra
  • 1958-07-24 Mick Karn [Andonis Michaelides], English musician (Japan), born in Nicosia, Cyprus (d. 2011)
  • 1958-08-01 Rob Buck, American musician (10,000 Maniacs), born in Jamestown, New York (d. 2000)
  • 1958-08-22 Vernon Reid, English-born American musician (Living Colour), born in London
  • 1958-09-05 Lars Danielsson, Swedish musician (Summerwind), born in Gothenburg
  • 1958-09-06 Nigel Westlake, Australian musician and composer, born in Perth, Australia
  • 1958-09-08 Michael Lardie, American musician (Night Ranger), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • 1958-09-23 Danielle Dax, British musician
  • 1958-09-28 Med Lucart, rock musician (Wall of Voodoo)
  • 1958-09-30 Rodwell Biggie Tembo Marasha, musician
  • 1958-10-01 Masato Nakamura, Japanese musician
  • 1958-10-09 Al Jourgensen, Cuban-American musician (Ministry), born in Havana, Cuba
  • 1958-10-12 Bryn Merrick, British musician (The Damned), born in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales (d. 2015)
  • 1958-10-13 Joseph Richard Sylvers, American R&B musician (The Sylvers)
  • 1958-10-13 Jair-Rôhm Parker Wells, American musician and composer (Machine Gun), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1958-10-23 Jonathan Wolff, American musician and TV theme composer (Seinfeld, Will & Grace), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1958-11-05 Don Falcone, American musician and producer (Spirits Burning)
  • 1958-11-10 Brooks Williams, American musician, singer and songwriter, born in Statesboro, Georgia
  • 1958-11-25 Gary Coveyou, musician (Bo Donaldson and The Heywoods)
  • 1958-12-08 Bird McIntyre, Thai pop singer, musician
  • 1958-12-11 Nikki Sixx [Frank Carlton Serafino Feranna, Jr.], American musician (Mötley Crüe), born in San Jose, California
  • 1958-12-22 Frank Gambale, Australian musician, born in Canberra, Australia
  • 1958-12-22 David Heavener, American actor & musician, born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1959-01-07 Kathy Valentine, American musician (Go-Go's-We Got the Beat), born in Austin, Texas
  • 1959-01-09 Cristi Minculescu, Romanian musician, born in Pitești, Romania
  • 1959-01-10 Curt Kirkwood, American musician (Meat Puppets), born in Amarillo, Texas
  • 1959-01-12 Blixa Bargeld, German singer & musician (Einstürzende Neubauten, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds), born in West Berlin
  • 1959-01-13 James Lomenzo, American musician (Megadeth)
  • 1959-01-14 Geoff Tate, German-born American singer & musician (Queensryche-Breaking the Silence), born in Stuttgart, Germany
  • 1959-01-17 Susanna Hoffs, American actress & musician (Bangles-Walk Like an Egyptian), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1959-01-18 Bob Rosenberg, American musician (Will To Power), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1959-02-03 Yasuharu Konishi, Japanese musician (Pizzicato Five)
  • 1959-02-21 José María Cano, Spanish musician
  • 1959-03-19 Terry Hall, English musician (Specials, Fun Boy 3), born in Coventry
  • 1959-03-22 Avraham Fried [Friedman], Orthodox Jewish Musician, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1959-03-23 Epic Soundtracks [Kevin Paul Godfrey], English musician (Swell Maps, Crime and the City Solution, These Immortal Souls), born in Croydon, Surrey (d. 1997)
  • 1959-03-29 Perry Farrell, American musician, (Jane's Addiction, Porno For Pyros), born in Queens, New York
  • 1959-04-21 Jerry Only [Gerald Caiafa Jr], American musician (Misfits), born in Lodi, New Jersey
  • 1959-04-21 Michael Timmins, Canadian musician (Cowboy Junkies), born in Montreal
  • 1959-04-26 John Corabi, American musician (Mötley Crüe), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1959-05-20 Israel Kamakawiwo'ole, Native Hawaiian musician, entertainer and Hawaiian sovereignty advocate (Somewhere Over The Rainbow/What A Wonderful World), born in Honolulu, Hawaii (d. 1997)
  • 1959-05-26 Wayne Hussey, English musician (Mission-Lover for Life), born in Bristol, England
  • 1959-05-26 Steve Hanley, English musician (The Fall, Tom Hingley and the Lovers)
  • 1959-06-12 John Linnell, American musician (They Might Be Giants), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-08-01 Otomo Yoshihide, Japanese musician (Ground Zero), born in Yokohama, Japan
  • 1959-08-10 Florent Vollant, Innu-Canadian musician (Kashtin)
  • 1959-08-11 Gustavo Cerati, Argentinian musician (Soda Stereo)
  • 1959-08-31 Tony DeFranco, Canadian musician (The DeFranco Family)
  • 1959-09-23 D-Roc the Executioner [Dennis Miles], American heavy metal musician (Body Count), born in the US (d. 2004)
  • 1959-12-01 Billy Childish, English painter, writer and musician
  • 1959-12-12 Belouis Some, British rock musician (Neville Keighley-Some People), born in England
  • 1959-12-31 Paul Westerberg, American musician (The Replacements), born in Edina, Minnesota
  • 1959-12-31 Baron Waqa, Nauruan politician and musician, born in Boe District, Nauru
  • 1960-01-26 Charlie Gillingham, American musician (Counting Crows), born in Torrance, California
  • 1960-01-29 J. G. Thirlwell, Australian-born musician
  • 1960-02-13 Michael Craig, English musician and DJ (Culture Club-Do You Want to Hurt Me), born in Hammersmith, London
  • 1960-02-15 Mikey Craig, English musician and DJ (Culture Club-Do You Really Want to Hurt Me), born in Hammersmith, London
  • 1960-02-16 Peter "Pete" Willis, British musician and songwriter (Def Leppard), born in Sheffield, England
  • 1960-02-20 Kee Marcello [Kjell Hilding Löfbom], Swedish rock musician and singer (Europe-Final Countdown, Easy Action), born in Ludvika, Sweden
  • 1960-02-26 Jaz Coleman, British musician (Killing Joke), born in Cheltenham, United Kingdom
  • 1960-02-27 Paul Humphreys, English singer & musician (OMD-Crush, Pacific Age), born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1960-02-29 Ian McKenzie Anderson, British musician
  • 1960-02-29 Khaled, Algerian raï musician
  • 1960-03-05 David Tibet, English musician (Current 93)
  • 1960-03-13 Adam Clayton, English-Irish musician and rock bassist (U2-I Will Follow), born in Chinnor, England
  • 1960-04-10 Katrina Leskanich, American musician and singer (Katrina and the Waves), born in Topeka, Kansas
  • 1960-05-06 John Flansburgh, American musician (They Might Be Giants), born in Lincoln, Massachusetts
  • 1960-05-24 Guy Fletcher, British musician and keyboardist (Dire Straights), born in Maidstone, Kent
  • 1960-06-18 West Arkeen, American musician, best known for co-writing several Guns N' Roses songs (It's So Easy, The Garden), born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France (d. 1997)
  • 1960-06-20 John Taylor, English musician (Duran Duran), born in Solihull, Warwickshire
  • 1960-06-23 Tatsuya Uemura, Japanese arcade game musician and programmer, born in Japan
  • 1960-07-22 Jon Oliva, American musician (Savatage)
  • 1960-08-02 Neal Morse, American musician (Spock's Beard, Transatlantic), born in Van Nuys, Los Angeles
  • 1960-08-02 David Yow, American musician (Scratch Acid, The Jesus Lizard), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1960-08-05 Calvin Hayes, British musician (Johnny Hates Jazz)
  • 1960-08-30 Chalino Sánchez, Mexican musician, born in Alturas Del Sur Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico (d. 1992)
  • 1960-08-31 Chris Whitley, American musician (d. 2005)
  • 1960-09-08 David Steele, English musician (The Beat, Fine Young Cannibals), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1960-09-08 Aimee Mann, American musician (Save Me), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1960-09-10 David Lowery, American musician
  • 1960-09-11 Neal X [Whitmore], English musician (Sigue Sigue Sputnik, Love Missile F-111), born in Henley-on-Thames, England
  • 1960-10-02 Django Bates, British jazz musician, born in Beckenham, Kent
  • 1960-10-02 Al Connelly, Canadian Musician/Songwriter
  • 1960-10-16 Bob Mould, American musician
  • 1960-10-19 Jonathan FeBland, English musician and artist
  • 1960-11-15 Dann Huff, American songwriter, session musician, producer (Michael Jackson), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1960-12-23 William Sinnot, Scottish pop musician (Shamen-Move Any Mountain)
  • 1961-01-16 Paul Raven, English musician (Killing Joke), born in Wolverhampton, United Kingdom (d. 2007)
  • 1961-01-22 Daniel Johnston, American musician and visual artist (Hi, How Are You), born in Sacramento, California (d. 2019)
  • 1961-02-09 Jussi Lampi, Finnish musician and actor
  • 1961-02-13 Henry Rollins [Henry Lawrence Garfield], American musician and actor (Big Ugly Mouth, Talking From the Box), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1961-02-13 Les Warner, British musician and producer (The Cult-Fire Woman), born in Fulham, United Kingdom
  • 1961-04-11 Doug Hopkins, American guitarist and songwriter (Gin Blossoms), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 1993)
  • 1961-05-07 Phil "Wizzö" Campbell, Welsh rock musician (Motörhead), born in Pontypridd, Wales
  • 1961-05-29 David Palmer, American musician and founding member of ABC (The Lexicon Of Love), born in Chesterfield, England
  • 1961-06-02 Dez Cadena, American punk musician (Black Flag), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1961-06-06 Dee C. Lee [Diane Catherine Sealy], British rock musician (Wham!, Style Council), born in London, England
  • 1961-06-06 Tom Araya, Chilean American musician (bass guitarist and lead singer of American thrash metal band Slayer), born in Viña del Mar, Chile
  • 1961-06-06 Nir Brand, Israeli conductor and musician, born in Beersheba, Israel
  • 1961-06-07 Dave Catching, American musician

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