Rock n Roll in History (Part 10)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands - Rockers

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 901 - 1,000 of 1,062

  • 1960-11-03 James Prime, British rock keyboardist (Deacon Blue), born in Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire, Scotland
  • 1960-11-25 Amy Grant, American gospel and rock singer (Glory of Love, Baby Baby), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • 1960-12-02 Rick Savage, English bass player (Def Leppard-Hysteria, Rock of Ages), born in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
  • 1960-12-05 Les Nemes, English rock bassist (Haircut 100), born in Croydon, England
  • 1961-01-03 Lynn Hill, American rock climber (IFSC Climbing World Cup gold 1990), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1961-02-16 Andy Taylor, England, rock guitarist (Duran Duran-Hungry Like the Wolf)
  • 1961-02-24 Persijn "Dakota" Joling, Dutch rock guitarist/singer (Pilgrims-Red)
  • 1961-03-11 Bruce Watson, Ontario Canada, rock guitarist (Big Country-Wonderland)
  • 1961-03-21 Slim Jim Phantom, [Jim McDonnell], American rock drummer (Stray Cats), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1961-04-01 Mark White, British rock guitarist, singer-songwriter and record producer (ABC-All of My Heart), born in Sheffield, England
  • 1961-04-02 Keren Jane Woodward, English rock vocalist (Bananarama-Venus), born in Bristol, England
  • 1961-05-07 Phil "Wizzö" Campbell, Welsh rock musician (Motörhead), born in Pontypridd, Wales
  • 1961-06-06 Dee C. Lee [Diane Catherine Sealy], British rock musician (Wham!, Style Council), born in London, England
  • 1961-06-18 [Genevieve] Alison Moyet, English rock vocalist (Yaz, Alf), born in Essex, England
  • 1961-06-24 Curt Smith, British-American rock bassist/vocalist (Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The Word), born in Bath, Somerset, England
  • 1961-07-03 Vince Clarke, English rock keyboardist (Erasure), born in South Woodford, Essex
  • 1961-07-08 Graham Jones, rock guitarist (Haircut 100)
  • 1961-07-13 Lawrence Donegan, Scottish rock bassist (Lloyd Cole and the Sommotions) and author, born in Stirling, Scotland
  • 1961-07-21 Jim Martin, rock guitarist (Faith No More-Real Thing), born in Oakland, California
  • 1961-08-02 Pete de Freitas, English rock drummer (Echo & the Bunnyman), born in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago (d. 1989)
  • 1961-08-03 Lee Rocker [Leon Drucker], American rock bassist (Stray Cats-Gonna Ball), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1961-08-08 The Edge, [Dave Evans], rock guitarist (U2-I Will Follow), born in London, England
  • 1961-08-10 Jon Farriss, Australian rock vocalist/drummer (INXS-Kiss the Dirt)
  • 1961-08-22 Debbi Peterson, rock drummer (Bangles-Eternal Flame), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961-08-22 Roland Orzabal, English musician and rock vocalist (Tears for Fears-Shout, Head over Heels), born in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
  • 1961-08-24 Mark "Bedders" Bedford, English rock bassist (Madness), born in Islington, London
  • 1961-09-06 Pal Waaktaar, Norwegian rock guitarist and vocalist (A-ha), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1961-10-10 Martin Kemp, English rock bassist (Spandau Ballet), born in London, England
  • 1961-10-31 Larry Mullen Jr, Irish rock drummer (U2-I Will Follow), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1962-01-26 Tom Keifer, American rock guitarist & vocalist (Cinderella-Heartbreak Station), born in Springfield, Pennsylvania
  • 1962-02-07 David Bryan, rock keyboardist (Bon Jovi-You Give Love a Bad Name)
  • 1962-02-23 Michael Wilton, American rock guitarist (Queensrÿche), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1962-03-15 Terrence Trent D'Arby, American rock vocalist (Wishing Well), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962-03-17 Roxy Dora Petrucci, Rochester Minn, rock drummer (Vixen-Rev It Up)
  • 1962-04-07 Alain Robert, French rock and urban climber
  • 1962-05-09 Dave Gahan, Essex, rock vocalist (Depeche Mode-Dreaming of Me)
  • 1962-05-14 Ian Astbury, Merseyside, rock vocalist (Cult-Fire Woman)
  • 1962-05-19 Iain Harvie, Scottish rock guitarist (Nothing Ever Happens)
  • 1962-06-07 Michael Cartellone, American rock drummer (Lynyrd Skynyrd), born in Solon, Ohio
  • 1962-07-21 Lee Aaron, Canadian rock singer (Metal Queen), born in Belleville, Canada
  • 1962-08-04 Paul Reynolds, British rock guitarist (A Flock of Seagulls), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1962-08-22 James Debarge, American rock vocalist and keyboardist (Debarge), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 1962-09-18 Joanne Catherall, English rock vocalist (Human League), born in Sheffield, England
  • 1962-09-26 Tracey Thorn, English rock vocalist (Everything But The Girl), born in Brookmans Park, United Kingdom
  • 1962-11-01 Anthony Kiedis, American rock vocalist (Red Hot Chili Peppers), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 1962-11-05 Brian Wheat, American rock bassist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1962-11-27 Charlie Benante, rock drummer (Anthrax-Armed & Dangerous), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1962-11-27 Mike "Puffy" Bordin, rock drummer (Faith No More), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1963-01-26 Andrew Ridgeley, English rock guitarist (Wham-Wake Me Up), born in Windlesham, United Kingdom
  • 1963-02-20 Ian Brown, English rock vocalist (Stone Roses-Made of Stone)
  • 1963-02-21 Ranking Roger [Roger Charlery], British rock vocalist (The Beat, General Public), born in Birmingham, England (d. 2019)
  • 1963-03-01 Robert James Affuso, rock drummer (Skid Row-Psycho Love), born in Newburgh, New York
  • 1963-03-20 Paul Mirkovich, rock keyboardist (Nelson-Love & Affection)
  • 1963-03-27 Charly Alberti, Argentinian rock musician (Soda Stereo), born in Buenos Aires
  • 1963-04-24 Billy Gould, American rock bassist (Faith No More), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-04-24 Tõnu Trubetsky, Estonian punk rock musician, born in Tallinn, Estonia
  • 1963-06-01 Mike Joyce, rock drummer (Smiths-Ask, Panic, London)
  • 1963-07-01 Roddy Bottum, American rock keyboardist (Faith No More-Real Thing), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-07-13 Bobby Rock [Brock], rock drummer (Nelson-Love & Affection), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1963-09-16 Richard Marx, American rock musician (Hold on to the Night), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1963-10-31 Mikkey Dee [Micael Kiriakos Delaoglou], Swedish rock musician and drummer [Motörhead, Scorpions], born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • 1963-11-01 Rick Allen, English rock drummer (Def Leppard-Hysteria, Rock of Ages), born in Dronfield, Derbyshire, England
  • 1964-01-29 Roddy Frame, rock vocalist/guitarist (Aztec Camera-Stray)
  • 1964-02-06 Gordon Downie, Canadian rock singer-songwriter & musician (The Tragically Hip), born in Amherstview, Ontario (d. 2017)
  • 1964-02-19 Doug Aldrich, American rock guitarist, born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1964-02-20 Terry Ilous, rock vocalist (XYZ, Cannibal Jacket) [or Jun 28]
  • 1964-03-06 Reniet Vrieze, rock singer/guitarist (Pilgrims-White Men)
  • 1964-03-15 Rockwell, [Kennedy Gordy], Det MI, rock vocalist (Someone Watching Me)
  • 1964-03-31 Erik Turner, rock guitarist (Warrant-Cherry Pie), born in Omaha, Nebraska

Person of interestLenny Kravitz

1964-05-26 Lenny Kravitz, American musician who holds the record for most Grammy Awards for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance (1999-2002), born in Manhattan, New York

Musician Lenny Kravitz
Musician
Lenny Kravitz
  • 1964-05-31 Scotti Hill, rock guitarist (Skid Row-Psycho Love), born in Manhasset, New York
  • 1964-06-22 Mike Edwards, British rock vocalist (Jesus Jones-Devil you Know)
  • 1964-06-23 Joey Allen, Ft Wayne Indiana, rock guitarist (Warrant-Cherry Pie)
  • 1964-06-29 Stedman Pearson, English rock vocalist (Five Star-Silk & Steel), born in Islington, London
  • 1964-07-03 Gary Ryan [Moss], American rock bassist (Joan Jett & The Blackhearts), born in California

Person of interestAdam Yauch

1964-08-05 MCA [Adam Yauch], rock vocalist (Beastie Boys-You Gotta Fight), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2012)

Rocker Adam Yauch
Rocker
Adam Yauch
  • 1964-08-24 Pebbles, American rock vocalist (Girlfriend), born in Oakland, California
  • 1964-12-11 Justin Currie, Scottish rock vocalist and bassist (Del Amitri), born in Glasgow
  • 1964-12-12 Rockin' Jeff [Jeff Aaron Brown], British rock musician (The Pasadenas-Riding on a Train)
  • 1965-05-11 Greg Dulli, American rock musician (The Afghan Whigs), born in Hamilton, Ohio
  • 1965-05-25 Mark Knight, American rock guitarist (Bang Tango-Dancin' on Coals), born in California
  • 1965-05-25 Remco Prins, Dutch rock guitarist and vocalist (Burma Shave-Stash)
  • 1965-06-17 David Longdon, English progressive rock musician (Big Big Train), born in Nottingham, England
  • 1965-07-23 Slash [Saul Hudson], English-American rock guitarist & songwriter (Guns N' Roses-Sweet Child o' Mine), born in London, England
  • 1965-08-09 Kyle Kyle [Kyle Keiderling], American rock bassist (Bang Tango), born in Kensington, Pennsylvania
  • 1965-08-17 Steve Gorman, Hopkinsville Ky, rock drummer (Black Crowes)
  • 1965-09-13 Zak Starkey, English rock drummer, son of Beatle Ringo, born in London, England
  • 1966-03-02 Stevie Rachelle, rock vocalist (Tuff-What Comes Around Goes Around)
  • 1966-03-18 Jerry Cantrell, US rock guitarist (Alice in Chains-Dirt)
  • 1966-05-01 Johnny Colt [Charles Brandt], American rock bassist (Black Crowes), born in Cherry Point, North Carolina
  • 1966-05-14 Mike Inez, US rock bassist (Alice in Chains-Facelift)
  • 1966-05-27 Sean Kinney, US rock drummer (Alice in Chains-We Die Young)
  • 1966-09-20 Nuno Bettencourt, Portuguese-American rock guitarist (Extreme-More Than Words), born in Praia da Vitória, Terceira, Azores, Portugal
  • 1966-10-03 Frank Hannon, rock guitarist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper)
  • 1967-01-06 Peter Loran, American rock vocalist (Trixter-Give It To Me Good), born in Teaneck, New Jersey
  • 1967-01-15 Lisa Lisa [Velez], American rock vocalist (Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestKurt Cobain

1967-02-20 Kurt Cobain, American rock vocalist (Nirvana), born in Aberdeen, Washington (d. 1994)

Rocker Kurt Cobain
Rocker
Kurt Cobain
  • 1967-02-28 Marcus Lillington, rock guitarist (Breathe-All I Need)
  • 1967-05-22 John Vanderslice, American rock musician and producer, born in Gainesville, Florida
  • 1967-06-20 Joseph William Cathcart, rock guitarist (Nelson-Love & Affection)

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