Rockers in Music History (Part 6)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 501 - 600 of 1,209


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1949-12-22 Maurice Gibb, English rocker (Bee Gees-Saturday Night Fever), born in Douglas, Isle of Man (d. 2003)

Guitarist of the Bee Gees Maurice Gibb
Guitarist of the Bee Gees
Maurice Gibb
  • 1949-12-22 Michael Osborne, rock guitarist/vocalist (Axe)

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1949-12-22 Robin Gibb, English rocker (Bee Gees-Saturday Night Fever), born in Douglas, Isle of Man (d. 2012)

Singer-songwriter Robin Gibb
Singer-songwriter
Robin Gibb
  • 1949-12-23 Luther Grosvenor, rocker (Spooky Tooth)
  • 1950-01-05 Chris Stein, American rock guitarist and co-founder of Blondie (Heart of Glass, Call Me) born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1950-01-21 Richie Ranno, American rocker (Starz), born in The Bronz, New York
  • 1950-01-23 Danny Federici, rocker (E Street Band)
  • 1950-01-23 Luis Alberto Spinetta, rock musician (Almendra, Pescado Rabioso, Invisible), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 2012)
  • 1950-01-25 Michael Cotton, rocker (Tubes)
  • 1950-02-06 Punky Meadows, rock guitarist (Angel), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1950-02-08 Michael Goodroe, rock bassist (Motels-Only the Lonely)
  • 1950-02-12 Steve Hackett, rock guitarist (Genesis-Against All Odds/GTR)
  • 1950-02-17 Rick Medlocke, rock guitarist/vocalist (Blackfoot)
  • 1950-02-19 Andy Powell, rocker (Wishbone Ash)

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1950-02-20 Walter Becker, American rock bassist (Steely Dan-Peg), born in NYC, New York

Musician and Producer Walter Becker
Musician and Producer
Walter Becker
  • 1950-02-23 Steve Priest, rock bassist (Sweet Hayes), born in London, England
  • 1950-02-26 Jonathan Cain, rock guitarist/keyboardist (Journey, Babys), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1950-03-10 Ted McKenna, rocker (Alex Harvey Band)
  • 1950-03-21 Peter Banks, rocker (Yes), (d. 2013)
  • 1950-03-31 Richard Hughes, rocker (Johnny Winter Band)
  • 1950-04-13 Riff West, rock bassist (Molly Hatchet)
  • 1950-04-26 Howard "Leon" Reeder, rock guitarist (Champaign)
  • 1950-05-02 Lou Gramm, rocker (Foreigner-Want to Know What Love Is), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1950-05-07 Prairie Prince, rocker (Tubes)
  • 1950-05-09 Tom Petersson, rock bassist (Cheap Trick), born in Rockford, Illinois
  • 1950-05-12 Jocko Marcellino, rocker (Sha Na Na)
  • 1950-05-13 Danny Kirwan, rocker (Fleetwood Mac), born in London, England
  • 1950-05-13 John "Jocko" Marcellino, rocker/actor (Tagget, Hot to Trot, Rain Man)
  • 1950-05-16 Jock Bartley, rocker (Firefall)
  • 1950-06-24 Derrick "Duckie" Simpson, rocker (Black Uhuru), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1950-07-05 Michael Monarch, rock guitarist (Steppenwolf), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1950-07-23 Blair Thornton, rock guitarist (Bachman-Turner-Overdrive)
  • 1950-07-25 Mark Clarke, rocker (Uriah Heep)
  • 1950-07-27 Michael Vaughn, rocker (Paper Lace)
  • 1950-08-11 Erik Brann, rock guitarist (Iron Butterfly) (d. 2003), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1950-09-03 Aaron Smith, rocker (Romeo Void)
  • 1950-09-09 John McFee, Santa Cruz California, rock guitarist (Doobie Brothers)
  • 1950-09-10 Joe Perry, Lawrence, Massachusetts, American rock guitarist (Aerosmith-Walk this Way)
  • 1950-09-14 Paul Kossoff, rock guitarist (Free), born in London, England
  • 1950-09-17 Fee Waybill, Ohaha Neb, rocker (Tubes)
  • 1950-10-02 Michael Rutherford, English pop bassist and rocker (Genesis, Mike & the Mechanics), born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
  • 1950-10-08 Robert "Kool" Bell, rocker (Kool & the Gang-Joanna), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1950-11-11 Jim Peterik, rocker (Survivor)
  • 1950-11-20 Gary Green, rocker (Gentle Giant)
  • 1950-11-21 Livingston Taylor, rocker (I Will be in Love With You), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1950-11-22 Little Steven, [Van Zandt], Asbury Park NJ, rocker (Born to Run)
  • 1950-11-22 [Ma]Tina Weymouth, rock bassist (Talking Heads-& She Was), born in Coronado, California
  • 1950-11-23 Cecil Hooker, rocker (Snuff)
  • 1950-12-13 Davey O'List, rocker (Roxy Music)
  • 1950-12-18 Martha Johnson, rocker (M+M), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1950-12-26 Michael Jones, rocker (BT Express-Here Comes the Express)
  • 1950-12-28 Alex Chilton, rock guitarist/vocalist (Box Tops), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1951-01-04 Peter Haycock, rock guitarist (All Along the Watchtower), (d. 2013)
  • 1951-01-06 Kim Wilson, rocker (Fabulous Thunderbirds)
  • 1951-01-12 Chris Bell, American rock guitarist (Big Star), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1951-01-12 Larry Hoppens, rocker (Orleans-Still the One, Dance With Me)
  • 1951-01-14 William Risrook, rocker (BT Express-Here Comes the Express)
  • 1951-01-16 Richard Thompson, rocker (BT Express-Here Comes the Express)
  • 1951-01-26 Andy Hummell, rock bassist (Big Star), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1951-01-26 David Briggs, rock guitarist (Little River Band-Help is on it's Way)
  • 1951-01-30 Clifford Leon Anderson, rocker (Cure)
  • 1951-01-30 Marv Ross, rocker (Quarterflash)
  • 1951-01-31 Phil Manzanera, rock guitarist (Roxy Music-Let's Stick Together)
  • 1951-02-12 Gil "The Bird" Moore, rocker (Triumph)
  • 1951-02-27 Steve Harley, rocker (Come Up & See Me)
  • 1951-03-04 Chris Rea, English rock guitarist (Fool If You Think It Is Over), born in Middlesbrough, England
  • 1951-03-16 Ritchie Teeter, rocker
  • 1951-03-17 Scott Gorham, Irish hard rock guitarist (Thin Lizzy-21 Guns)
  • 1951-03-20 Guy Perry, rock guitarist/vocalist (Motels-Only the Lonely)
  • 1951-03-22 Howard Reitzes, Southgate Ca, rocker (Iron Butterfly)
  • 1951-03-24 Dougie Thompson, rocker (Supertramp-Bloody Well Right)
  • 1951-04-05 Everett Morton, rocker (English Beat)
  • 1951-04-11 Robbie House, rocker (Snuff)
  • 1951-04-16 John Bentley, English bass guitarist (Fabulous Poodles), born in Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England
  • 1951-04-21 Nicoel Barclay, rocker
  • 1951-04-27 Ace Frehley, heavy metal rocker (Kiss-Beth, Frehley's Comet), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1951-05-04 Jackie Jackson, [Sigmund], rocker (Jackson 5-ABC), born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1951-05-05 Rex Goh, rock guitarist (Air Supply)
  • 1951-05-08 Philip Bailey, rocker (Earth Wind & Fire-Shining Star, Easy Lover)
  • 1951-05-15 Dennis Frederiksen, rocker (Toto-Roseanna, Africa), (d. 2014)
  • 1951-05-16 Jonathan Richman, rocker (Modern Lovers-New England, Egyptian Reggae)
  • 1951-06-02 Steve Brookins, rocker (.38 Special)
  • 1951-06-08 Bonnie Tyler, [Gaynor Hopkins], rocker (Total Eclipse of the Heart)
  • 1951-06-12 Brad Delp, American rock musician (lead singer of Boston and RTZ), born in Peabody, Massachusetts (d. 2007)
  • 1951-06-15 Craig Gruber, American rock bassist (Rainbow), born in Cortland, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1951-06-25 Michael Francis, rocker
  • 1951-06-30 Stanley Clarke, rock bassist (New Barbarians-Find Out Hideaway), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1951-07-02 Joey Puerta, rocker (Ambrosia)
  • 1951-07-08 Greg T Walker, rock bassist (Blackfoot)
  • 1951-07-29 Dean Pitchford, rocker
  • 1951-08-02 Andrew Gold, rocker (Lonely Boy), born in Burbank, California
  • 1951-08-03 Jon Graham, rock guitarist/vocalist (Earth Wind & Fire-Celebrate)
  • 1951-08-13 Dan Fogelberg, Peoria Ill, rocker (Same Auld Lang Syne)
  • 1951-08-15 Bobby Caldwell, American rocker, born in NYC, New York
  • 1951-08-19 John Deacon, British pop-rock guitarist (Queen), born in Leicester, England
  • 1951-08-23 Jimi Jamison, rocker (Survivor), born in Durant, Mississippi (d. 2014)
  • 1951-08-28 Dave Hlubek, rock guitarist (Molly Hatchet)
  • 1951-09-07 Chrissie Hynde, rocker (Pretenders-Mystery Achievement), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1951-09-10 Peter Tolson, English rocker (Pretty Things), born in Bishop Stortford, Hertfordshire (d. 2016)
  • 1951-09-18 Dee Dee Ramone [Douglas Colvin], rock bassist (Ramones), born in Fort Lee, Virginia (d. 2002)

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