Rockers in Music History (Part 8)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands

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Birthdays 701 - 800 of 1,424

  • 1951-06-02 Steve Brookins, rocker (.38 Special)
  • 1951-06-02 Dave Flett, Scottish rock guitarist (Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Thin Lizzy), born in Aberdeen, Scotland
  • 1951-06-08 Bonnie Tyler [Gaynor Hopkins], Welsh rocker (Total Eclipse of the Heart), born in Skewen, Neath, Wales
  • 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)
  • 1951-06-26 Rindy Ross, American rock vocalist and saxophonist (Quarterflash), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1951-06-30 Stanley Clarke, American rock bassist (New Barbarians-Find Out Hideaway), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1951-07-02 Joe Puerta, American rock bassist (Ambrosia; The Range), born in Lomita, California
  • 1951-07-08 Greg T Walker, rock bassist (Blackfoot)
  • 1951-07-28 Greg Gluffria, rock keyboardist (House of Lords-Sahara), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1951-07-29 Dean Pitchford, rocker
  • 1951-08-01 Tommy Bolin, American rock guitarist and songwriter (Deep Purple), born in Sioux City, Iowa (d. 1976)
  • 1951-08-02 Andrew Gold, American rocker (Lonely Boy), born in Burbank, California (d. 2011)
  • 1951-08-13 Dan Fogelberg, American rocker (Same Old Lang Syne), born in Peoria, Illinois (d. 2007)
  • 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, American rocker (Survivor), born in Durant, Mississippi (d. 2014)
  • 1951-08-28 Dave Hlubek, American rock guitarist (Molly Hatchet), born in Jacksonville, Florida (d. 2017)

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1951-09-07 Chrissie Hynde, American rocker (The Pretenders), born in Akron, Ohio

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  • 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)
  • 1951-09-25 Burleigh Drummond, American rocker (Ambrosia), born in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
  • 1951-10-01 Brian Greenway, rock guitarist/vocalist (April Wine), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1951-10-06 Kevin Cronin, Champaign Ill, rock vocalist (REO Speedwagon)
  • 1951-10-14 Marcia Barrett, Jamaican-British rock vocalist (Boney M), born in Saint Catherine Parish, Jamaica
  • 1951-10-15 Frank Dimino, American rock vocalist (Angel), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1951-10-27 K. K. Downing, English rock guitarist (Judas Priest-Breakin' the Law), born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England
  • 1951-10-29 Rick Bordia, rock guitarist (Mink Deville)
  • 1951-11-08 Larry Burnett, American rocker (Firefall)
  • 1951-11-14 Stephen Bishop, rocker vocalist
  • 1951-11-27 Kevin Kavanaugh, rocker (Asbury Jukes) [or 8/27]
  • 1951-11-29 Barry Goudreau, rock guitarist (Boston), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1951-12-03 Mike Stock, rocker (Stock, Aitken & Waterman-Road Block)
  • 1951-12-04 Gary Rossington, American rock musician (Lynyrd Skynyrd, Rossington-Collins Band)), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1951-12-15 Ken Knox, rock vocalist (Chairmen of the Board)
  • 1951-12-17 Wanda Hutchison, rocker
  • 1951-12-31 Tom Hamilton, American rock bassist (Aerosmith-Dream On), born in Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • 1952-01-02 Graeme Strachan, Australian rock singer (Skyhooks) (d. 2001)
  • 1952-02-07 Vasco Rossi, Italian rocker (Buoni o cattivi (Good or bad)), born in Zocca, Modena
  • 1952-02-12 Michael McDonald, rock keyboardist/vocals (Doobie Brothers), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1952-02-13 Ed Gagliardi, US rock bassist (Foreigner-Cold As Ice), born in NYC, (d. 2014)
  • 1952-02-21 Jean-Jacques Brunel, rock bassist (Stranglers-Dreamtime)
  • 1952-02-23 Bradley "Brad" Whitford, American rock guitarist (Aerosmith-Janie's Got a Gun, Last Child), born in Winchester, Massachusetts
  • 1952-03-03 Robyn Hitchcock, rocker (Moss Elixir)
  • 1952-03-21 Chris O'Connell, rocker
  • 1952-03-27 Rocky Maffit, rocker (Champaign)
  • 1952-04-04 Gary Moore, Irish rock guitarist (Skid Row-Oh Pretty Woman), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland (d. 2011)
  • 1952-04-06 Udo Dirkshneider, heavy metal rocker (Accept-Balls to the Wall, Udo)
  • 1952-04-14 Kenny Aaronson, american bass guitarist, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1952-04-23 Narada Michael Walden, American rocker (Don't Want Nobody Else), born in Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • 1952-04-25 Cory Day, American rock vocalist, born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1952-05-14 David Byrne, Dumbarton Scotland, rock guitarist/singer (Talking Heads-Burning Down the House)
  • 1952-05-19 Barbara Loomis, rocker (BT Express)
  • 1952-05-23 James Mankey, rocker (Concrete Blonde)
  • 1952-06-06 Yukihiro Yakahashi, rocker (Yellow Magic Orchestra)
  • 1952-06-11 Donnie Van Zant, American rock vocalist (.38 Special), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1952-06-25 Brian MacLeod, Canadian rock guitarist, keyboardist and vocalist (Chilliwack), born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (d. 1992)
  • 1952-06-25 Tim Finn, New Zealand rocker (Split Enz, Crowded House, Puberty Blues) born in Te Awamutu, New Zealand
  • 1952-07-02 Wayne Haner, rock bassist (Axe)
  • 1952-07-03 Andy Fraser, English rock bassist (Free), born in Paddington, London (d. 2015)
  • 1952-07-12 Liz Mitchell, Jamaican-British rock vocalist (Boney M), born in Clarendon, Jamaica
  • 1952-07-15 David Pack, rocker (Ambrosia)
  • 1952-07-15 Jeff Carlisi, rock guitarist (38 Special)
  • 1952-07-15 Larken Collins, rocker (Rossington-Collins Band)
  • 1952-07-17 Chet McCracken, American rocker (Doobie Brothers), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1952-07-17 Nicolette Larson, American rock vocalist (Twins, Lotta Love), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1997)
  • 1952-07-19 Allen Collins [Larkin Allen Collins Jr.], American rock guitarist (Lynyrd Skynyrd), born in Jacksonville, Florida (d. 1990)
  • 1952-08-06 Ton Scherpenzeel, Dutch rock keyboardist (Kayak, Earth & Fire), born in Hilversum, The Netherlands
  • 1952-08-06 Vinnie Vincent, heavy metal rocker (Solo-Ashes to Ashes)
  • 1952-08-15 Ger Hoeymakers, Dutch rock guitarist (Franc Boeijen Group), born in Sevenum, Netherlands
  • 1952-08-26 Billy Rush, rocker (Asbury Jukes)
  • 1952-08-31 Bruce Soboroff, Chic Il, rocker (Buckinghams)
  • 1952-09-09 David Stewart, rock guitarist (Eurtyhmics-Here Comes the Rain Again)
  • 1952-09-12 Gerry Beckley, American rock vocalist and guitarist (America-Daisy Jane), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1952-09-15 Kelly Keagy, rock vocalist (Night Ranger)
  • 1952-09-30 Frank Zincavage, rocker (Romeo Void)
  • 1952-10-02 John Otway, English cult rocker, born in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
  • 1952-10-21 Brent Mydland, American rock keyboardist and vocalist (Grateful Dead), born in Munich, Germany
  • 1952-10-29 Arnell Carmichael, rock keyboardist (Raydio)
  • 1952-11-11 Paul Cowsill, rock keyboardist (The Cowsills-We Can Fly), Newport, Rhode Island
  • 1952-12-03 Don Barnes, rock guitarist (38 Special)
  • 1952-12-03 Duane Roland, rock guitarist (Molly Hatchet)
  • 1952-12-05 Bobby Barth, American rocker vocalist and guitarist (Axe), born in Coffeyville, Kansas
  • 1952-12-27 Karla Bonoff, rock singer (New World, Restless Nights)
  • 1953-01-23 Robin Zander, American rock vocalist & guitarist (Cheap Trick-Dream Police), born in Beloit, Wisconsin
  • 1953-01-26 Bert Heerink, Dutch rock vocalist, born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • 1953-02-26 Michael Bolton, American rock vocalist (That's What Love Is All About), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1953-03-03 Dave Amato, rocker (REO Speedwagon-Can't Fight this Feeling)
  • 1953-03-07 Jules Shear, American rock musician & songwriter (If She Knew What She Wants), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1953-03-12 Labamba, [Richard Rosenberg], American rock trombonist (Asbury Jukes), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1953-03-18 Jamie West-Oram, rocker (Fixx)
  • 1953-03-19 Billy Sheehan, rocker (Mr Big-Lean Into It)
  • 1953-03-19 Ricky Wilson, rock guitarist (B-52's-Love Shack), born in Athens, Georgia
  • 1953-03-27 Walter "Wally" Stocker, British rock vocalist and guitarist (The Babys- "Missing You"), born in London, England
  • 1953-03-31 Sean Hopper, California, rock keyboardist (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • 1953-04-03 Huub van der Lubbe, Dutch rock singer (Stampei-The Dike), born in Amsterdam
  • 1953-04-10 Terre Roche, American rocker (Roches), born in New York
  • 1953-04-11 Branimir "Johnny" Štulić, Croatian rock singer (Azra), born in Skopje, Yugoslavia
  • 1953-04-12 Tony James, English rock bassist (Sigue Sigue Sputnik-Love Missile F-111), born in Shepherds Bush, London
  • 1953-05-01 Felix Hanemann, American rocker (Zebra), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

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