Rockers in Music History (Part 4)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands

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Birthdays 301 - 400 of 1,212

  • 1945-02-03 Johnny Cymbal, rocker (Mr Bass Man)
  • 1945-02-14 Vic Briggs, England, rocker (Animals)
  • 1945-02-21 Paul Newton, rock bassist
  • 1945-02-25 Elkie Brooks, rocker (Pearl's a Singer), born in Manchester, England
  • 1945-02-26 Mitch Ryder, rocker (& Detroit Wheels-Devil With the Blue Dress)
  • 1945-02-28 Ronnie Rosman, rocker (Tommy James Shondells-Crystal Blue Persuasion)
  • 1945-03-07 Arthur Lee, rocker (Vindicator)
  • 1945-03-11 Harvey Mandel, rock guitarist (Drei Amerikanische LP's)
  • 1945-04-25 Stu Cook, rock bassist (Creedence Clearwater Revival-Proud Mary)
  • 1945-05-02 Goldy McJohn, rocker (Steppenwolf)
  • 1945-05-02 Robert Henrit, England, rocker (Argent)
  • 1945-05-04 George Wadenius, rocker (Blood, Sweat & Tears)
  • 1945-05-09 Steve Katz, American rock guitarist and vocalist (Blood, Sweat & Tears), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-05-12 Jayotis Washington, rocker
  • 1945-05-12 Ian McLagan, English rocker (Faces), born in Hounslow, Middlesex, (d. 2014)

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1945-05-19 Peter Townshend, English rock guitarist, vocalist and composer (The Who-Tommy), born in London, England

  • 1945-05-26 Garry Peterson, rocker (Guess Who)
  • 1945-05-28 John Fogerty, American rocker (Creedence Clearwater Revival), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1945-06-21 Chris Britton, England, rock guitarist (Troggs-Wild Thing)
  • 1945-06-22 Howard Kaylan, rocker (Flo & Eddie/Turtles-Happy Together, Eleanor)
  • 1945-06-23 Paul Goddard, Georgia, rock bassist (Atlanta Rhythm Section)
  • 1945-06-28 Dave Knights, rock bassist (Procol Harum-Conquistador), born in London, England
  • 1945-07-15 Peter Lewis, rock guitarist/vocalist (Moby Grape), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1945-08-16 Gary Loizzo, rock guitarist (American Breed), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1945-08-16 Kevin Ayers, England, progressive rocker (Joy of a Toy), (d. 2013)
  • 1945-08-19 Ian Gillian, heavy metal rocker (Deep Purple-Knocking at Backdoor)
  • 1945-08-29 Chris Copping, Essex England, rock bassist (Procol Harum)
  • 1945-09-05 Al Stewart, rocker (Year of the Cat), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1945-09-08 Kelly Groucutt, rocker
  • 1945-09-08 Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, California, rocker (Grateful Dead)
  • 1945-09-26 Bryan Ferry, England, rocker (Roxy Music-Let's Stick Together)
  • 1945-10-08 Roy Royer, rock guitarist (Procol Harum)
  • 1945-10-10 Alan Cartwright, rocker (Procul Harum)
  • 1945-10-19 Keith Reid, rocker (Procol Harum) [or 10/10/46]
  • 1945-10-21 Kathy Young, rocker (Thousand Stars in the Sky)
  • 1945-10-22 Leslie West, [Weinstein] rocker (Mountain-Mississippi Queen)
  • 1945-10-28 Wayne Fontana, rocker (Groovy Kind of Love), born in Manchester, England
  • 1945-11-01 Rick Grech, rock bassist (Blind Faith, Traffic), born in Bordeaux, France
  • 1945-11-11 Chris Dreja, rocker (Yardbirds), born in London, England
  • 1945-11-11 Vince Martell, American rock guitarist (Vanilla Fudge), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-11-15 Anni-Frid Lyngsdtad, [Fryeda Anderson], Swedish rocker (ABBA)
  • 1945-11-20 Dan McBride, rocker (Sha Na Na)
  • 1945-11-24 Lee Michaels, rocker (Do You Know What I Mean), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1945-11-26 John McVie, British rock bassist (Fleetwood Mac-Rumours, Tusk)
  • 1945-11-27 Randy Brecker, rocker (Blood Sweat & Tears), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1945-11-30 Roger Glover, British hard rock bassist (Episode Six-Deep Purple)
  • 1945-12-19 John McEuen, rocker (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
  • 1945-12-23 Ronald Bushy, rocker (Iron Butterfly-Ina gada davida)
  • 1945-12-25 Noel Redding, rocker (The Jimi Hendrix Experience-Purple Haze)
  • 1945-12-28 Dwight Bement, rocker (Gary Puckett & Union Gap-Young Girl)

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1946-01-03 John Paul Jones [John Baldwin], English rock bassist and songwriter (Led Zeppelin - Stairway to Heaven), born in London

Musician John Paul Jones
Musician
John Paul Jones
  • 1946-01-10 Bob Lang, rock bassist (Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders)
  • 1946-01-27 Kim Gardner, England, rock bassist (Ashton, Gardner & Dyke)
  • 1946-01-28 Rick Allen, Ark, rock bassist (Box Tops-Letter)
  • 1946-02-19 Paul Dean, rock guitarist/vocalist (Loverboy), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1946-02-20 J. Geils [John Warren Geils Jr], American rock guitarist (J Geils Band-Centerfold), born in NYC, New York (d. 2017)

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1946-03-06 David Gilmour, English rock guitarist (Pink Floyd-Brick in the Wall), born in Cambridge, England

Singer-songwriter and Producer David Gilmour
Singer-songwriter and Producer
David Gilmour
  • 1946-03-08 Randy Meisner, rock bassist/vocalist (Poco, Eagles-Take it Easy)
  • 1946-03-09 Jim Cregan, British rock musician
  • 1946-03-15 Howard Scott, San Pedro Cal, rock guitarist/vocalist (War, Cisco Kid)
  • 1946-03-19 Paul Atkinson, rock guitarist (Zombies-Never Even Thought)
  • 1946-03-31 Al Nichol, rock guitarist/vocalist (Turtles), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • 1946-04-01 Ronnie "Plonk" Lane, rock bassist (Small Faces-Hey Girl), born in London, England
  • 1946-04-04 Dave Hill, English rock guitarist (Slade-Coz I Love You), born in Holbeton, Devon
  • 1946-05-01 Nick Fortune, [Nicholas Fortuna], rock bassist (Buckinghams Chicago)
  • 1946-05-14 Derek Lek Leckenby, rock guitarist (Herman's Hermits-Kinda Hush)
  • 1946-05-23 Danny Klein, American rock bassist (J Geils Band-Centerfold), born in NYC, New York
  • 1946-06-05 Frederick "Freddie" Stone, American rock guitarist (Sly & The Family Stone), born in Vallejo, California
  • 1946-06-07 Mickey Jones, Welsh rock guitarist (Man), born in Merthyr Tydfil (d. 2010)
  • 1946-06-25 Ian McDonald, rock guitarist (Foreigner, King Crimson), born in London, England
  • 1946-07-19 Alan Gorrie, Scotland, rock bassist/singer (Average White Band)
  • 1946-07-30 Jeffrey Hammond-Hammond, rock bassist (Jethro Tull)
  • 1946-08-09 Rinus Gerritsen [Marinus], Dutch rock bassist/keyboardist (Golden Earring)
  • 1946-09-04 Gary Duncan, [Grubb], rock guitarist (Quicksilver), born in San Diego, California
  • 1946-09-11 Dennis Tufano, rock guitarist/vocalist (Buckinghams), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1946-10-17 James Ray Tucker, American rock guitarist (Turtles-Eleanor), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1946-10-26 Keith Hopwood, English rock guitarist (Herman's Hermits), born in Davyhulme, Manchester, England
  • 1946-11-20 Duane Allman, rock guitarist (Allman Brothers), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1947-01-13 John Lees, English rock guitarist and vocalist (Barclay James Harvest), born in Oldham
  • 1947-01-30 Steve Marriott, rock guitarist/vocalist (Humble Pie-Eat It, Faces)
  • 1947-02-13 Tony Butler, rock bassist (Big Country-It's a Big Country, Wonderland)
  • 1947-03-08 Mike Allsup, Modesto Ca, rock guitarist (Three Dog Night)
  • 1947-03-10 Tom Scholz, rock guitarist/keyboardist (Boston-More Than a Feeling)
  • 1947-03-17 Ian Gomm, rock guitarist
  • 1947-03-21 Franco Mussida, Italian progessive rock musician (Premiata Forneria Marconi), born in Milan
  • 1947-03-22 Harry Vanda, [Vandenberg], Hague Neth, rock guitarist (Easybeats)
  • 1947-04-08 Steve Howe, rock guitarist (Asia, Yes-Roundabout), born in London, England
  • 1947-04-23 Glenn Cornick, English rock bassist (Jethro Tull-Thick as a Brick), born in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, (d. 2014)
  • 1947-05-13 Pete "Overend" Watts, English rock bassist (Mott The Hoople-All Young Dudes), born in Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • 1947-05-13 Toy Caldwell, rock musician (Marshall Tucker Band), born in Spartanburg South Carolina (d. 1993)
  • 1947-05-14 Al Ciner, rock guitarist (American Breed), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1947-05-15 Graham Goble, Adelaide, Australia, rock guitarist (Little River Band)
  • 1947-06-01 Ron Wood, rock guitarist (Faces, Jeff Beck Group, Rolling Stones)
  • 1947-06-05 Tom Evans, rock bassist/vocalist (Badfinger), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1947-06-08 Mick Box, rock guitarist (Uriah Heep)
  • 1947-06-21 Joseph "Joey" Molland, British rock guitarist (Badfinger-Come & Get It), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1947-07-19 Brian May, rock guitarist (Queen-We are the Champions), born in London, England

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1947-07-20 Carlos Santana, Mexican rock guitarist (Santana-Black Magic Woman), born in Autlán de Navarro

Musician Carlos Santana
Musician
Carlos Santana
  • 1947-07-31 Karl Green, English rock bassist (Herman's Hermits), born in Salford, England
  • 1947-08-01 Rick Anderson, rock bassist (Tubes)

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