Musicians in History (Part 19)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1801 - 1,900 of 2,018

  • 1978-09-03 Valfar, Norwegian heavy metal vocalist/musician (Windir) (d. 2004)
  • 1978-09-11 Ben Lee, Australian musician and actor (The Rage in Placid Lake), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1978-10-05 James Valentine, American musician (Maroon 5), born in Lincoln, Nebraska
  • 1978-10-08 Mike Moreno, American jazz musician (First in Mind), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1978-10-09 Nicky Byrne, Irish musician (Westlife), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1978-10-14 Justin Brannan, American musician, writer
  • 1978-10-14 Justin Brannan, American musician (Most Precious Blood), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1978-10-16 Ethan Luck, American musician (The O.C. Supertones, Demon Hunter, Relient K)
  • 1978-10-19 Henri Sorvali, Finnish musician
  • 1978-10-26 Mark Barry, English musician (BBMak), born in Manchester
  • 1978-10-27 Vanessa-Mae, British musician, born in Singapore
  • 1978-11-12 Andrew Kinlochan, English singer and musician
  • 1978-11-16 Carolina Parra, Brazilian musician (CSS), born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1978-11-19 Matt Dusk, Canadian jazz musician / vocalist
  • 1978-11-25 Ringo Shiina [Yumiko Shiina], Japanese singer, songwriter and musician (Tokyo Jihen), born in Urawa, Saitama
  • 1978-11-27 Mike Skinner, English musician
  • 1978-12-02 Chris Wolstenholme, British musician and bassist (Muse), born in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England
  • 1978-12-23 Esthero, Canadian musician and singer, born in Stratford, Canada

Person of interestJohn Legend

1978-12-28 John Legend [John Stephens], American musician, producer, songwriter and actor (La La Land, Django Unchained), born in Springfield, Ohio

Singer-Songwriter John Legend
Singer-Songwriter
John Legend
  • 1979-01-04 Jeph Howard, American musician (The Used), born in Orem, Utah
  • 1979-01-20 Rob Bourdon, American musician (Linkin Park), born in Calabasas, California
  • 1979-01-23 Sampsa Astala, Finnish musician (Lordi), born in Vantaa, Finland
  • 1979-02-10 Daryl Palumbo, American musician, born in Bellmore, New York
  • 1979-03-12 Pete Doherty, English musician
  • 1979-03-13 Spanky G [Michael Guthier], American musician (Bloodhound Gang), born in Souderton, Pennsylvania
  • 1979-03-16 Leena Peisa, Finnish musician (Lordi)
  • 1979-03-20 Molly Jenson, American musician
  • 1979-03-22 Aaron North, American musician
  • 1979-04-02 Jesse Carmichael, American musician and songwriter (Maroon 5), born in Boulder, Colorado
  • 1979-04-11 Sebastien Grainger, Canadian musician (Death from Above), born in Mississauga, Canada

Person of interestDaniel Johns

1979-04-22 Daniel Johns, Australian musician (Silverchair), born in Newcastle, New South Wales

Musician Daniel Johns
Musician
Daniel Johns
  • 1979-04-26 Janne Wirman, Finnish musician (Children of Bodom), born in Espoo, Finland
  • 1979-05-09 Pierre Bouvier, Canadian musician (Simple Plan)
  • 1979-05-09 Andrew W.K., American musician
  • 1979-05-11 Erin Lang, Canadian musician
  • 1979-05-13 Michael Madden, American musician (Maroon 5)
  • 1979-05-21 Gaspard Augé, French musician
  • 1979-06-05 Pete Wentz, American musician (Fall Out Boy), born in Wilmette, Illinois
  • 1979-06-26 Nathan Followill, American alternative-rock backing vocalist and musician (Kings of Leon), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1979-06-27 John Warne, American musician (Relient K; Ace Troubleshooter), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1979-06-27 Benjamin Speed, Australian musician and film composer (52 Tuesdays), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1979-06-29 Barış Akarsu, Turkish rock musician and actor, born in Amasra, Turkey (d. 2007)
  • 1979-07-05 Shane Filan, Irish singer and songwriter (Westlife), born in Sligo, Ireland
  • 1979-07-06 Nic Cester, Australian musician (Jet), born in Dingley, Melbourne, Australia
  • 1979-07-18 Jermaine Paul, American musician
  • 1979-08-08 Sam Totman, English musician (Dragonforce)
  • 1979-08-19 Dave Douglas, American musician (Relient K)
  • 1979-08-23 Ritchie Neville, British musician, born in Solihull, United Kingdom
  • 1979-08-27 Sarah Neufeld, Canadian musician (Arcade Fire)
  • 1979-08-31 Simon Neil, Scottish musician (Biffy Clyro)
  • 1979-09-03 Tomo Miličević, Croatian-born American musician (30 Seconds to Mars)
  • 1979-09-17 Chuck Comeau, Canadian musician (Simple Plan)
  • 1979-09-30 Clio-Danae Othoneou, Greek actress, musician and pianist
  • 1979-10-09 Alex Greenwald, American musician (Phantom Planet), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1979-10-11 Gabe Saporta, Uruguayan-born American musician (Cobra Starship, Midtown), born in Montevideo, Uruguay
  • 1979-10-24 Ben Gillies, Australian musician (Silverchair), born in Newcastle, Australia
  • 1979-11-03 Tim McIlrath, American musician (Rise Against)
  • 1979-11-10 Chris Joannou, Australian musician (Silverchair), born in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
  • 1979-11-14 Tobin Esperance, American musician (Papa Roach)
  • 1979-12-17 Ryan Key, American musician and songwriter (Yellowcard)
  • 1979-12-19 Kevin Devine, American musician
  • 1980-01-31 Ryan Kienle, American musician, born in Poughkeepsie, New York
  • 1980-02-29 Chris Conley, American musician
  • 1980-04-10 Bryce Soderberg, American musician (Lifehouse), born in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1980-04-14 Win Butler, American musician (Arcade Fire), born in Truckee, California
  • 1980-05-22 Rhett Fisher, American actor and musician, born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 1980-05-28 Mark Feehily, Irish musician (Westlife)
  • 1980-05-31 Andy Hurley, American musician (Fall Out Boy)
  • 1980-07-05 Jason Wade, American singer and musician (Lifehouse), born in Camarillo, California
  • 1980-07-22 Tablo, Korean hip-hop musician (Epik High)
  • 1980-08-08 Mike Hindert, American musician
  • 1980-08-12 Matt Thiessen, Canadian-American musician (Relient K)
  • 1980-08-16 Robert "Bob" Hardy, English musician (Franz Ferdinand), born in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
  • 1980-08-19 Michael Todd, American musician (Coheed and Cambria)
  • 1980-08-29 David Desrosiers, Canadian musician (Simple Plan), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1980-09-10 [Michael] Mikey Way, American musician (My Chemical Romance), born in Kearny, New Jersey
  • 1980-09-13 Michelle Nolan, American musician (Straylight Run), born in Rockville Centre, New York
  • 1980-09-18 Charles Hedger - British musician (Cradle of Filth)
  • 1980-09-29 Dallas Green, Canadian musician (Alexisonfire, City and Colour)
  • 1980-10-20 Gary Jarman, English musician
  • 1980-10-21 Brian Pittman, American musician (Relient K)
  • 1980-10-22 Garrett Tierney, American musician (Brand New)
  • 1980-12-24 Tomas Kalnoky, American musician (Streetlight Manifesto), born in Prague, Czech Republic
  • 1981-01-13 Jason James, Welsh musician (Bullet for My Valentine)
  • 1981-01-29 Jonny Lang, American blues musician, born in Fargo, North Dakota
  • 1981-01-29 Álex Ubago, Spanish musician, born in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
  • 1981-01-30 Josh Kelley, American musician, born in Augusta, Georgia
  • 1981-02-06 Jens Lekman, Swedish musician, born in Angered, Sweden
  • 1981-02-10 The Rev [James Owen Sullivan], American musician (Avenged Sevenfold), born in Huntington Beach, California
  • 1981-02-15 Matt Hoopes, American musician (Relient K), born in Canton, Ohio
  • 1981-03-11 Russell Lissack, English musician (Bloc Party)
  • 1981-04-03 Aaron Bertram, American musician (Suburban Legends), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • 1981-04-26 Ms. Dynamite [Niomi Arleen McLean-Daley] English musician, born in Archway, North London
  • 1981-06-05 Sebastien Lefebvre, Canadian musician (Simple Plan)
  • 1981-06-12 John Gourley, American musician, singer, and songwriter (Portugal. The Man), born in Wasilla, Alaska
  • 1981-06-15 William Dean Martin, American musician (Good Charlotte)
  • 1981-06-28 Michael Crafter, Australian musician (I Killed The Prom Queen), born in Perth, Australia
  • 1981-07-21 Blake Lewis, American musician
  • 1981-08-18 Jon Schneck, American musician (Relient K), born in Eustis, Florida
  • 1981-09-07 Paul McCoy, American musician (lead singer of 12 Stones), born in Florence, Mississippi

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music