Rockers in Music History (Part 8)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands

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Birthdays 701 - 800 of 1,209

  • 1954-01-01 Fr David, rocker, born in Paris, France
  • 1954-01-05 Bryan Hitt, rocker (REO Speedwagon-Keep on Loving You)
  • 1954-01-09 Lance Hoppens, rocker (Orleans-Still the One, Dance With Me)
  • 1954-01-23 Rick Finch, rocker (KC & Sunshine Band-Give It)
  • 1954-01-25 Richard Finch, rock bassist (KC & Sunshine-That's the Way I Like It)
  • 1954-01-31 Adrian Vandenberg, Amsterdam Neth, rock guitarist (Whitesnake)
  • 1954-02-06 Scott Kempner, "Top Ten" rocker (Del Lords)
  • 1954-02-19 Frances Bucholz, rocker (Scorpions-Wind of Change)
  • 1954-02-19 Jamie West-Oram, rock guitarist (Fixx)
  • 1954-02-20 Jon Brant, rock bassist (Cheap Trick)
  • 1954-02-27 Neal Schon, rock guitarist (Journey-Open Arms, Bad English)
  • 1954-03-09 Charmain Elaine Sylvers, rocker
  • 1954-03-16 Nancy Wilson, SF, rock guitarist (Heart-Never, What about Love)
  • 1954-04-12 Pat Travers, Canadian rock guitarist (Puttin' it Straight), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1954-04-24 Jack Blades, rock bassist (Damn Yankees-Coming of Age, Night Ranger)
  • 1954-04-29 Deborah Iyall, rocker (Romeo Void)
  • 1954-05-01 Ray Parker Jr, rock guitarist/vocalist (Ghostbusters), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1954-05-05 Angelo Kimball, rock guitarist (Face To Face), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1954-05-11 Edgar Riley Jr, rocker (Axe K)
  • 1954-05-18 Wreckless Eric, rocker (Waxworks, Be Stiff)
  • 1954-06-02 Michael Steele, rocker (Bangles-Eternal Flame, Walk Like an Egyptian)
  • 1954-06-03 Dan Hill, rocker (Sometimes When We Touch)
  • 1954-06-09 Pete Byrne Bath, English rocker (Naked Eyes), born in Bath, Somerset
  • 1954-06-16 Gary Roberts, rocker (Boomtown Rats)
  • 1954-06-20 Michael Anthony, rock bassist/singer (Van Halen-Pretty Woman)
  • 1954-06-22 Bobby Valentino, rocker (Fabulous Poodles)
  • 1954-07-20 Jay Jay French [John French Segall], American rock guitarist (Twisted Sister), born in NYC, New York
  • 1954-07-25 Ken Greer [Kenneth William Greer], Canadian rock guitarist (Red Rider), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1954-07-28 Ken Margolis, rocker (Mink DeVille)
  • 1954-07-28 Steve Morse, American rocker ( Dixie Dregs, Deep Purple), born in Hamilton, Ohio
  • 1954-08-26 Michael Chetwood, rocker
  • 1954-09-06 Banner Thomas, rocker (Molly Hatchet)
  • 1954-09-06 Patrick O'Hearn, rock bassist (Missing Persons)
  • 1954-09-14 Barry Cowsill, rock bassist (The Cowsills - We Can Fly), born in Newport, Rhode Island (d. 2005)
  • 1954-09-26 Craig Chaquico, rock guitarist (Jefferson Starship)
  • 1954-09-28 George Lynch, rock guitarist (Lynch Mob-Wicked Sensations)
  • 1954-10-24 Perry Lee "Tiny" Tavares, rocker
  • 1954-11-03 Adam Ant, [Stuart Goddard], English punk rocker (If I Strip For You), born in London, England
  • 1954-11-09 Dennis Stratton, rock guitarist (Iron Maiden), born in London, England
  • 1954-11-10 Mario Cipollina, California, rock bassist (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • 1954-11-15 Ab Bryant, rock bassist/vocalist (Chilliwack)
  • 1954-11-30 George McArdle, rock bassist (Little River Band Melbourne
  • 1954-12-26 Peter Woods, rocker (Romeo Void-Girl in Trouble)
  • 1955-01-10 Luci Martin, rocker vocalist (Chic)
  • 1955-01-10 Michael Schenker, German rock guitarist (MSG-Coming on Strong, Scorpions), born in Sarstedt, Germany
  • 1955-01-13 Fred White, rocker (Earth Wind & Fire-Shining Star, Easy Lover)
  • 1955-01-13 Trevor Rabin, rocker (Yes)
  • 1955-01-23 Robin Zander, rocker vocalist/guitarist (Cheap Trick-Dream Police)

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1955-01-26 Eddie Van Halen, Dutch-American rock guitarist (Van Halen-Jump, 1984), born in Nijmegen, Netherlands

Hall of Fame rocker Eddie Van Halen
Hall of Fame rocker
Eddie Van Halen
  • 1955-02-13 Scott Smith, Canadian rock bassist (Loverboy), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba (d. 2000)
  • 1955-02-24 Bob Abrams, Ohio, rocker (Buckinghams)
  • 1955-02-27 Garry Christian, rocker
  • 1955-03-10 Bunny DeBarge, rocker (Debarge), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1955-03-14 Boon Gould, rock guitarist (Level 42-Hot Water)
  • 1955-03-31 Angus Young, Glascow Scotland, rock guitarist (AC/DC-Highway to Hell)
  • 1955-04-13 Louis Johnson, rock bassist/vocalist (Brothers Johnson), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1955-05-02 Jo Callis, English rocker (The Human League), born in Rotherham, Kent
  • 1955-05-22 Iva Davies, rock guitarist/vocalist (Icehouse)
  • 1955-05-29 Mike Porcaro, rock bassist (Toto-Roseanna, Africa)
  • 1955-06-08 James Jonathan Sylvers, rocker
  • 1955-07-03 Neil Clar, rock guitarist (Lloyd Cole & The Commotions)
  • 1955-07-21 Henry Preistman, rocker (Christians-Harvest the World)
  • 1955-08-05 Eddie "Fingers" Ojeda, American rock guitarist and songwriter (Twisted Sister, Scarecrow), born in NYC, New York
  • 1955-08-30 Martin Jackson, rocker (Swing Out Sister-Swing Out)
  • 1955-09-01 Bruce Foxton, rock guitarist (Jam)

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1955-09-03 Steve Jones, rock guitarist (Sex Pistols), born in London, England

Rocker Steve Jones
Rocker
Steve Jones
  • 1955-10-21 Eric Faulkner, rock guitarist (Bay City Rollers), born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 1955-11-15 Joe Leeway, British instrumentalist and songwriter (Thompson Twins), born in Islington, London, England
  • 1955-11-17 Peter Cox, rocker (Go West-Call Me, Don't Look Down)
  • 1955-11-30 Billy Idol, [William Broad], rocker (White Wedding)
  • 1955-12-29 Neil Giraldo, rocker (Pat Benatar Band)
  • 1956-01-04 Barney Sumner, English rock guitarist, vocalist (New Order-Blue Monday), born in Salford
  • 1956-01-13 Malcolm Foster, rock bassist (Pretenders-Mystery Achievement)
  • 1956-01-25 Andy Cox, rock guitarist (Fine Young Cannibals-She Drives Me Crazy)
  • 1956-01-28 Peter Schilling, rocker, born in Stuttgart, Germany
  • 1956-01-31 Johnny Rotten, [John Lydon], rocker (Sex Pistols-God Save the Queen)
  • 1956-02-13 Peter Hook, English rock bassist (New Order-Round & Round, Run)
  • 1956-02-19 Peter Holsapple, rocker (Continental Drifters)
  • 1956-02-29 Randy Jackson, rocker (Zebra-I Don't Know, I Don't Care)
  • 1956-03-02 Mark Evans, Australian rock bassist (AC/DC), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1956-04-29 Ron Verlin, rocker (Shooting Star)
  • 1956-05-19 Martyn Ware, rocker (Heaven 17-Electric Dreams)
  • 1956-05-24 Helen Terry, rocker (Now You're Mine)
  • 1956-05-29 Larry Blackmon, rocker (Cameo-Alligator Woman)
  • 1956-06-03 Danny Wilde, rocker (Rembrandts)
  • 1956-06-22 Derek Forbes, rocker (Simple Minds-Water Front)
  • 1956-07-02 Jeffrey Cooper, rock guitarist (Midnight Star-No Parking)
  • 1956-07-08 Russell Christian, rocker (Christians-Harvest the World)
  • 1956-07-30 Phil Fearon, rocker (Galaxy, Kandidate-I Don't Want to Lose You)
  • 1956-08-03 Kirk Brandon, rocker (Theatre of Hate, Spear of Destiny-Outland)
  • 1956-08-15 Vinny Denunzio, rocker
  • 1956-08-20 Rick Olsen, rock guitarist (Berlin-Take My Breath Away)
  • 1956-08-25 Matt Aitken, English songwriter and rocker (Stock Aitken & Waterman-Road Block), born in Coventry, England
  • 1956-08-27 Glen Matlock, rock bassist (Sex Pistols)
  • 1956-09-10 Johnny Fingers, rocker (Boomtown Rats)
  • 1956-09-12 Brian Robertson, rock guitarist (Thin Lizzy), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1956-09-16 Charles Fearing, rock guitarist (Raydio)
  • 1956-09-16 Peter Zaremba, rocker (Fleshtones)
  • 1956-09-29 Suzzy Roche, rocker (Roches)
  • 1956-10-08 Larry Crane, Seymour, Indiana, American rocker (John Mellencamp band)

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