Musicians in History (Part 16)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1501 - 1,600 of 2,135

  • 1969-08-06 Elliott [Steven] Smith, American musician (Oscar nominee for "Miss Misery" from Good Will Hunting), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 2003)
  • 1969-08-11 Eddie Garcia, LA, actor/musician (Guys Next Door-I Was Made For You)
  • 1969-08-18 Everlast [Erik Francis Schrody], American musician (House Of Pain), born in Valley Stream, New York
  • 1969-09-11 Gidget Gein, American musician (Marilyn Manson band), born in Hollywood, Florida (d. 2008)
  • 1969-09-15 DJ Kay Gee [Kier Gist], American musician (Naughty by Nature), born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • 1969-09-16 Justine Frischmann, English musician (Elastica), born in Kensington, London

Person of interestKeith Flint

1969-09-17 Keith Flint, English singer, musician and dancer (Prodigy), born in London, England (d. 2019)

Singer and Dancer Keith Flint
Singer and Dancer
Keith Flint
  • 1969-09-22 Matt Sharp, American musician (Weezer, The Rentals)
  • 1969-09-24 Gene Hunt, American R&B musician (Acid Man), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1969-09-24 Shawn "Clown" Crahan, American musician (Slipknot), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1969-10-01 Ori Kaplan, Israeli jazz musician
  • 1969-10-09 P.J. Harvey, English musician, singer and songwriter, born in Bridport, Dorset, England
  • 1969-10-12 Martie Maguire, American country musician (The Chicks, formerly known as Dixie Chicks), born in York, Pennsylvania
  • 1969-10-28 Ben Harper, American blues and reggae musician and singer-songwriter (No Mercy In This Land), born in Pomona, California
  • 1969-11-03 Robert Miles, Swiss record producer, composer and musician in trance and ambient music.
  • 1969-11-09 Allison Wolfe, American musician (Bratmobile, Partyline), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1969-11-24 Rob Nicholson, American musician
  • 1969-12-09 Jakob Dylan, American musician (The Wallflowers), son of Bob Dylan, born in New York City
  • 1969-12-30 Jay Kay [Jason Cheetham], English jazz-funk singer-songwriter (Jamiroquai), born in Stretford, Lancashire, England
  • 1970-01-12 Zack de la Rocha, American rock musician (Rage Against the Machine), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1970-01-20 Mitch Benn, English comedian and musician, born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • 1970-01-21 Mark Trojanowski, American musician (Sister Hazel)
  • 1970-02-02 James Murphy, American electronic dance-punk rock musician and record producer (LCD Soundsystem - "Daft Punk Is Playing At My House"), born in Princeton Junction, New Jersey,
  • 1970-02-03 Richard Kotzen, American rock musician, born in Reading, Pennsylvania
  • 1970-02-11 Fredrik Thordendal, Swedish musician, born in Umeå, Sweden
  • 1970-02-17 Tim Mahoney, American rock guitarist (311), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1970-02-18 Raine Maida, Canadian musician (Our Lady Peace), born in Toronto, Canada
  • 1970-03-05 John Frusciante, American rock guitarist (Red Hot Chili Peppers - "The Zephyr Song"), born in Queens, New York
  • 1970-03-10 Matt Barlow, American heavy metal vocalist (Ashes of Ares; Iced Earth; Pyramaze), born in Biloxi, Mississippi
  • 1970-04-09 Josh Todd [Gruber], American musician, singer (Buckcherry), and actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1970-04-10 Mike Mushok, American rock guitarist (Staind; Newsted; Saint Asonia), born in Ludlow, Massachusetts
  • 1970-04-18 Greg Eklund, American drummer (Everclear, 1994-2003), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1970-04-26 Shane Evans, American drummer (Collective Soul, 1992-2005 - "Shine"; "The World I Know"), born in Stockbridge, Georgia
  • 1970-05-04 Gregg Alexander, American pop-rock musician, songwriter, and producer (New Radicals- "You Get What You Give"), born in Grosse Pointe, Michigan
  • 1970-05-15 Martin Rossiter, Welsh Musician
  • 1970-06-03 Peter Tägtgren, Swedish musician (Hypocrisy) and producer
  • 1970-06-04 Richie Hawtin, British-Canadian electronic musician (Plastikman), born in Banbury, Oxfordshire
  • 1970-06-04 David Pybus, British extreme heavy metal bassist (Cradle Of Death), born in Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire, England
  • 1970-06-13 Rivers Cuomo, American musician (Weezer - "Buddy Holly"), born in NYC, New York
  • 1970-06-23 Yann Tiersen, French musician
  • 1970-06-25 Roope Latvala, Finnish musician (Children of Bodom), born in Helsinki, Finland
  • 1970-07-02 Colin Edwin, Australian musician (Porcupine Tree)
  • 1970-07-10 Jason Orange, English singer and musician (Take That), born in Lancashire, England
  • 1970-07-14 Thomas Lauderdale, American musician (Pink Martini), born in Oakland, California
  • 1970-07-15 Chi Cheng, American musician (Deftones), (d. 2013)
  • 1970-07-21 Michael Fitzpatrick, French-American musician (Fitz and The Tantrums), born in Montluçon, France
  • 1970-08-03 Stephen Carpenter, American musician (Deftones), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1970-08-09 Arion Salazar, American rock bassist (Third Eye Blind - "Semi-Charmed Life"), born in Oakland, California
  • 1970-08-10 Jeff Mangum, American musician
  • 1970-08-11 Andy Bell, English musician (Ride, Hurricane #1, Oasis)
  • 1970-08-27 Tony Kanal, Indian-American bassist and songwriter (No Doubt), born in Kingsbury, London, England
  • 1970-09-04 Igor Cavalera, Brazilian musician (Sepultura), born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil
  • 1970-09-05 Liam Lynch, American musician (Sifl and Olly), born in Petersburg, Virginia
  • 1970-09-06 Paul Miller (DJ Spooky), American electronic and experimental hip hop musician, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1970-09-08 Neko Case, American singer-songwriter (The New Pornographers), born in Alexandria, Virginia
  • 1970-09-10 Paula Kelley, American pop-rock musician and composer, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1970-09-11 Ted Leo, American musician (Ted Leo and the Pharmacists), born in South Bend, Indiana
  • 1970-09-14 Craig Montoya, American bass player (Everclear), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1970-09-16 Mark Schultz, American Christian musician, born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1970-09-23 Ani DiFranco, American alt-folk-pop singer songwriter and founder of Righteous Babe Records, born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1970-10-13 Mel Jackson, African-American actor (Soul Food) and R&B musician, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1970-10-25 Ed Robertson, Canadian musician (Barenaked Ladies), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • 1970-11-07 Neil Hannon, Northern Irish musician (The Divine Comedy), born in Derry, Northern Ireland
  • 1970-11-09 Susan Tedeschi, American musician, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1970-11-24 Chad Taylor, musician (Live)
  • 1970-12-06 Ulf Ekberg, Swedish pop singwriter and keyboardist (Ace of Base - "All That She Wants"), born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • 1970-12-14 Anna Maria Jopek, Polish jazz, pop and world music singer, born in Warsaw, Poland
  • 1970-12-17 DJ Homicide [Craig Bullock], American musician, rapper, DJ, and record producer (Sugar Ray), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1970-12-26 James Mercer, American rock singer-songwriter, and guitarist (The Shins - Wincing The Night Away), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1970-12-29 Glen Phillips, American rock singer-songwriter (Toad The Wet Sprocket), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1971-01-17 Kid Rock [Robert James Ritchie], American rapper, songwriter, musician and actor (Devil Without a Cause), born in Romeo, Michigan
  • 1971-01-17 Leonardo Ciampa, Italian-American musician, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1971-02-01 Ron Welty, American musician, born in Long Beach, California
  • 1971-02-08 William "Will" Turpin, American musician (Collective Soul) and producer (Gooey Music), born in Fairbanks, Alaska
  • 1971-02-21 Randy Blythe, American musician, born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1971-02-28 Nigel Godrich, British record producer, recording engineer, and musician (Radiohead; Thom Yorke; Atoms for Peace), born in Westminster, London

Person of interestOliver Riedel

1971-04-11 Oliver Riedel, German musician (Rammstein), born in Schwerin, Germany

Musician Oliver Riedel
Musician
Oliver Riedel
  • 1971-04-16 Max Beesley, English musician and actor, born in Burnage, Lancashire
  • 1971-04-24 Jas Mann, British pop singer-songwriter, musician, and producer (Babylon Zoo - "Spaceman"), born in Dudley, Staffordshire, Emgland
  • 1971-05-08 Chris Wolf, American actor and musician (Guys Next Door - "I've Been Waiting for You")
  • 1971-06-15 Bif Naked [Beth Torbert], Canadian singer-songwriter ("Spaceman") and actress, born in New Delhi, India
  • 1971-06-20 Jeordie White, American musician (Marilyn Manson)
  • 1971-06-29 Matthew Good, Canadian musician (Matthew Good Band), born in Burnaby, British Columbia
  • 1971-07-04 Andy Creeggan, Canadian musician, born in Scarborough, Canada
  • 1971-07-11 Leisha Hailey, American actress and musician (Uh Huh Her)
  • 1971-07-19 Russell Allen, American rock vocalist (Symphony X; Trans-Siberian Orchestra), born in Long Beach, California

Person of interestAlison Krauss

1971-07-23 Alison Krauss, American bluegrass singer and fiddler (Union Station; Raising Sand), born in Decatur, Illinois

Country Singer and Musician Alison Krauss
Country Singer and Musician
Alison Krauss
  • 1971-07-28 Stephen Lynch, American musician, born in Abington, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-08-05 "Evil" Jared Hasselhoff [Hennegan], American rock bassist (Bloodhound Gang), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-08-05 Evil Jared Hasselhoff, American musician (The Bloodhound Gang)
  • 1971-08-10 Stephan Groth, Norwegian musician
  • 1971-08-18 Richard D. James, Irish-born musician (Aphex Twin), born in Limerick, Ireland
  • 1971-08-20 Brad Avery, American musician (former guitarist for Third Day)
  • 1971-08-21 Liam Howlett, British musician (The Prodigy), born in Braintree, Essex, England
  • 1971-09-06 Dolores O’Riordan, Irish musician and singer-songwriter (The Cranberries - "Zombie", "Linger"), born in Ballybricken, County Limerick, Ireland (d. 2018)
  • 1971-09-14 Andre Matos, Brazilian singer and musician (Symfonia), born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1971-09-15 Ben Wallers, English musician and songwriter (Country Teasers)
  • 1971-10-07 Daniel Boucher, Québécois musician, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-10-11 Petra Haden, American musician (The Rentals), born in Manhattan, New York
  • 1971-10-21 Nick Oliveri, American rock bassist and singer (Queens Of The Stone Age, 1998-2004), born in Los Angeles, California

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