Musicians in History (Part 19)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1801 - 1,900 of 2,133

  • 1976-05-17 Lee-Hom Wang, American-born Taiwanese musician and composer
  • 1976-05-21 Deron Miller, American rock musician (CKY), born in Chester, Pennsylvania
  • 1976-05-24 Alessandro Cortini, Italian rock musician (Nine Inch Nails), born in Bologna, Italy
  • 1976-05-29 David Buckner, American drummer (Papa Roach, 1993-2007 - "Last Resort"), born in Vacaville, California
  • 1976-06-02 Tim Rice-Oxley, English musician (Keane), born in Oxford, England
  • 1976-06-04 Kasey Chambers, Australian country singer-songwriter and musician ("Not Pretty Enough"), born in Mount Gambier, South Australia
  • 1976-06-06 Akido [Kim Gaboury], Canadian musician (Dancing in Chains), born in Quebec City, Quebec
  • 1976-06-11 Tai Anderson, American contemporay Christian rock bass player (Third Day, 1992-2015), born in Georgia
  • 1976-06-15 Gary Lightbody, Northern Irish musician (Snow Patrol)
  • 1976-06-20 Jerome Fontamillas, Filipino American musician (Switchfoot)
  • 1976-06-21 Mike Einziger, American rock musician (Incubus), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1976-06-22 Gordon Moakes, English musician (Bloc Party)
  • 1976-06-23 Joe Becker, American musician
  • 1976-06-29 Bret McKenzie, New Zealand musician and comedian (Flight of the Concords), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1976-07-01 [Julia Liane] Aleah Stanbridge, South African metal musician (Trees of Eternity), born in Cape Town, South Africa (d. 2016)
  • 1976-07-10 Elijah Blue Allman, American musician (Deadsy)
  • 1976-07-20 Andrew Stockdale, Australian rock musician (Wolfmother), born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
  • 1976-07-23 Jonathan Gallant, Canadian musician (Billy Talent), born in Streetsville, Ontario
  • 1976-07-31 Joshua Cain, American guitarist (Motion City Soundtrack), born in St. Paul, Minnesota
  • 1976-08-11 Ben Gibbard, American musician (Death Cab for Cutie, The Postal Service)
  • 1976-08-12 Wednesday 13 [Joseph Poole], American punk rock musician (Wednesday 13, Murderdolls), born in Lexington, North Carolina
  • 1976-09-02 Phil Lipscomb, American musician (Taproot)
  • 1976-09-08 Brendan Kelly, American punk rock bassist and singer (The Lawrence Arms), born in Missouri
  • 1976-09-09 Kristoffer Rygg, Norwegian musician (Ulver, ex-Borknagar), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1976-09-11 Elephant Man [Oneal Bryan], Jamaican musician (Let's Get Physical), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1976-09-19 Jim Ward, American musician (At the Drive-In, Sparta), born in El Paso, Texas
  • 1976-09-27 Dean Butterworth, British drummer and percussionist (Morrissey; Good Charlotte), born in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, England
  • 1976-10-07 Taylor Hicks, American musician, born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1976-10-21 Josh Ritter, American singer-songwriter (Sermon On The Rocks), born in Moscow, Idaho
  • 1976-10-22 Jon Foreman, American musician (Switchfoot)
  • 1976-11-11 Jesse Keeler, Canadian musician (Death From Above; MSTRKRFT), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1976-12-07 Mark Duplass, American filmmaker and musician (The Morning Show), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1977-01-20 Sid Wilson, American musician (Slipknot), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1977-01-26 Leandro Fresco, Argentine ambient-electronic musician, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1977-02-04 Gavin DeGraw, American rock singer-songwriter "Not Over You"), born in South Fallsburg, New York
  • 1977-02-08 Dave Farrell, American musician (Linkin Park)
  • 1977-02-11 Mike Shinoda, American musician (Linkin Park, Fort Minor), born in Agoura Hills, California
  • 1977-02-15 Brooks Wackerman, American drummer (Bad Religion, Avenged Sevenfold), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1977-02-21 Rhiannon Giddens, American singer, fiiddler, and banjo player (Carolina Chocolate Drops), born in Greensboro, North Carolina

Person of interestChris Martin

1977-03-02 Chris Martin, British rock singer-songwriter, ans piano player (Coldplay - "Viva la Vida"), born in Exeter, Devon, England

Lead Vocalist of Coldplay Chris Martin
Lead Vocalist of Coldplay
Chris Martin
  • 1977-03-04 Jason Marsalis, American jazz drummer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1977-03-10 Matt Rubano, American musician (Taking Back Sunday)
  • 1977-03-13 Ed Sloan, American musician (Crossfade), born in South Carolina
  • 1977-03-15 Joe Hahn, American musician
  • 1977-03-31 Toshiya, Japanese musician (Dir en grey)
  • 1977-04-11 DJ Fresh [Daniel Stein], British musician, DJ and record producer ("Louder"; "Hot Right Now"), born in England
  • 1977-04-17 Sizzla Kalonji [Miguel Orlando Collins], Jamaican reggae musician, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1977-04-25 Paavo Siljamäki, Finnish musician (Above & Beyond)
  • 1977-04-25 Matthew West, American Christian musician and singer ("Happy"), born in Downers Grove, Illinois
  • 1977-05-01 Dan Regan, American musician (Reel Big Fish)
  • 1977-05-26 Mark Hunter, American musician (Chimaira)
  • 1977-05-31 Scott Klopfenstein, American ska and rock trumpeter and guitarist (Reel Big Fish, 1995-2011), born in Garden Grove, California
  • 1977-06-05 Christian Martucci, American musician (Stone Sour), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1977-06-10 Nergal [Adam Darski], Polish heavy metal singer, guitarist, bandleadesr, and songwriter (Behemoth), born in Gdynia, Poland
  • 1977-06-28 Harun Tekin, Turkish musician (Mor ve Ötesi), born in Ankara, Turkey
  • 1977-07-01 Birgit Schuurman, Dutch singer and actress, born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • 1977-07-04 Jonas Kjellgren, Swedish musician (Scar Symmetry), born in Grangärde, Sweden
  • 1977-07-09 Isaac Brock, American musician and songwriter (Modest mouse), born in Helena, Montana
  • 1977-07-15 Ray Toro, American musician (My Chemical Romance)
  • 1977-08-10 Aaron Kamin, American musician (The Calling)
  • 1977-08-18 Régine Chassagne, Canadian musician (Arcade Fire), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1977-08-31 Craig Nicholls, Australian musician (The Vines), born in Sydney
  • 1977-09-02 Ramiro Muñoz, Colombian musician
  • 1977-09-04 Lucie Silvas [Silverman], British singer-songwriter, born in Kingston upon Thames, England
  • 1977-09-12 James McCartney, British musician son of Paul & Linda McCartney, born in London, England
  • 1977-09-12 Idan Raichel, Israeli singer-songwriter, born in Kfar Saba, Israel
  • 1977-09-12 Jeff Irwin, American rock and jazz bassist, born in Creve Coeur, Missouri
  • 1977-10-08 Erna Siikavirta, Finnish musician (Deathlike Silence), born in Espoo, Finland
  • 1977-10-14 Freddy Kempf, British musician (BBC Young Musician of the Year), born in Croydon, England
  • 1977-10-15 Erin McKeown, American musician and singer-songwriter, (We Will Become Like Birds), born in Fredericksburg, Virginia
  • 1977-10-16 John Mayer, American guitarist and singer-songwriter ("Your Body Is A Wonderland"; "Waiting For The World To Change'), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • 1977-11-15 Logan Whitehurst, American musician (d. 2006)
  • 1977-11-21 Myles Heskett, Australian musician (Wolfmother)
  • 1978-01-12 Jeremy Camp, American musician, born in Lafayette, Indiana
  • 1978-01-12 Kris Roe, American musician (The Ataris), born in Anderson, Indiana
  • 1978-02-15 Kimberly Goss, American singer and musician (Sinergy), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1978-02-23 Residente [René Pérez], Puerto Rican musician (Calle 13), born in Hato Rey, Puerto Rico
  • 1978-02-24 Shinya, Japanese musician (Dir en grey)
  • 1978-02-24 John Nolan, American musician (Straylight Run)
  • 1978-03-10 Ben Burnley, American rock guitarist, and singer-songwriter (Breaking Benjamin - "Breath"), born in Atlantic City, New Jersey
  • 1978-03-12 Claudio Sanchez, American rock singer, guitarist, and lyricist (Coheed and Cambria), born in Suffern, New York
  • 1978-04-11 Tom Thacker, Canadian musician (Gob), born in Langley, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1978-04-12 Guy Berryman, Scottish bassist (Coldplay), born in Kirkcaldy, Scotland
  • 1978-04-15 Chris Stapleton, American country and bluegrass singer-songwriter (The SteelDrivers; "Broken Halos"; "Traveller"), born in Lexington, Kentucky
  • 1978-05-02 Steve Bays, Canadian rock musician (Hot Hot Heat - "In The Middle Of Nowhere"), and record producer
  • 1978-05-07 Stian Arnesen (Nagash/Lex Icon), Norwegian Black Metal musician
  • 1978-05-15 Zoltan Bathory, Hungarian-born American musician and martial artist (Five Finger Death Punch), born in Szentendre, Hungary
  • 1978-05-29 Per "Howlin' Pelle" Almqvist, Swedish musician (The Hives - "Hat To Say I Told You So"; "Walk Idiot, Walk"), born in Fagersta, Sweden
  • 1978-06-06 Carl Barât, English rock singer (The Libertines; Dirty Pretty Things), born in Basingstoke, North Hampshire, England
  • 1978-06-09 Matthew Bellamy, British singer, guitarist, and songwriter (Muse - "Uprising"; "Supermassive Black Hole"), born in Cambridge, England
  • 1978-06-24 Ariel Pink, American musician
  • 1978-07-10 Jesse Lacey, American musician (Brand New)
  • 1978-07-21 Damian Marley, Jamaican musician, born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1978-07-28 Luka Udjbinac, Croatian jazz musician, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1978-07-31 Will Champion, English musician (drummer for Coldplay), born in Southampton, England
  • 1978-07-31 Zac Brown, American musician (Zac Brown Band), born in Dahlonega, Georgia
  • 1978-08-01 Dhani Harrison, British musician (Brainwashed), born in Windsor, Berkshire
  • 1978-08-22 Jeff Stinco, Canadian musician (Simple Plan), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1978-08-23 Julian Casablancas, American musician, born in NYC, New York
  • 1978-09-03 Valfar, Norwegian heavy metal vocalist/musician (Windir), born in Sogndal, Norway (d. 2004)

Weddings in Music


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