Rock n Roll in History (Part 10)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands - Rockers

Events in Music

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 901 - 1,000 of 1,088

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1959-04-21 Robert Smith, Sussex, English rock guitarist and vocalist (Cure-Hell's Kitchen), born in Blackpool, England

Musician Robert Smith
Robert Smith
  • 1959-04-27 Marco Pirroni, rock guitarist (Adam & The Ants), born in London, England
  • 1959-05-01 Paul Smith, rock saxophonist (Haircut 100)
  • 1959-05-03 David Ball, English rock keyboardist (Soft Cell), born in Blackpool, Lancashire
  • 1959-05-05 Ian McCulloch English rock vocalist (Echo & Bunnymen - Heaven Up Here), born in Liverpool
  • 1959-05-22 [Steven] Morrissey, British rock vocalist (The Smiths), born in Davyhulme, Lancashire
  • 1959-05-28 Leon "The Bop" Klaasse, rock drummer/singer (The Pilgrims-Red)
  • 1959-05-29 Mel Gaynor, rock drummer (Simple Minds-Water Front), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1959-06-01 Alan "Wild"er, English rock vocalist/music (Depeche Mode-Wild!)
  • 1959-06-19 Mark DeBarge, rock vocalist (DeBarge-Who's Johnny), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1959-07-06 John Keeble, rock drummer (Spandau Ballet-True), born in London, England
  • 1959-07-09 Jim Kerr, rock vocalist (Simple Minds), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1959-07-11 Suzanne Vega, rock vocalist (My Name is Luka, Tom's Diner)
  • 1959-08-01 Joe Elliott, English heavy metal vocalist (Def Leppard-Hysteria, Rock of Ages), born in Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • 1959-10-04 Chris Lowe, English rock keyboardist (One Under The Eight, Pet Shop Boys), born in Blackpool, Lancashire, England
  • 1959-10-05 Troy Luccketta, rock drummer (Tesla-Psychotic Supper)
  • 1959-10-16 Gary Kemp, rock guitarist (Spandau Ballet-True), born in London, England
  • 1959-11-10 Frank Maudsley, rock bassist/vocalist (Flock Of Seagulls)
  • 1959-12-12 Belouis Some, rock musician (Neville Keighley-Some People)
  • 1959-12-16 Steven Irvine, rock drummer (Lloyd Cole & The Commotions)
  • 1960-01-04 Michael Stipe, US rock vocalist (REM-Losing My Religion, Stand)

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1960-01-22 Michael Hutchence, Australian rock vocalist/actor (INXS, Dogs in Space), born in Sydney, New South Wales (d. 1997)

INXS rocker Michael Hutchence
INXS rocker
Michael Hutchence
  • 1960-02-07 Steve Bronski, rock synthesizer (Bronski Beat-Smalltown Boy)
  • 1960-02-09 Holly Johnson, rock vocalist (Frankie Goes To Hollywood), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1960-02-13 Michael Craig, rock bassist (Culture Club-Do You Want to Hurt Me)
  • 1960-02-15 Mikey Craig, rock bassist (Culture Club-Do You Really Want to Hurt Me)
  • 1960-02-27 Paul Humphreys, rock synthesizer (OMD-Crush, Pacific Age)
  • 1960-03-13 Adam Clayton, English-Irish musician and rock bassist (U2-I Will Follow), born in Chinnor, England
  • 1960-03-22 Laurie Sargent, rock vocalist (Face To Face)
  • 1960-03-25 Steve Norman, rock sax (Spandau Ballet-True), born in London, England
  • 1960-04-06 Warren Haynes, rock and blues guitarist (The Allman Brothers Band), born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • 1960-04-23 Steve Clark, Hillsborough England, rock guitarist (Def Leppard)
  • 1960-04-26 Roger Taylor, English rock drummer (Duran Duran-Hungry Like the Wolf), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1960-05-06 Larry Steinbachek, rock synthesizer (Bronski Beat-Smalltown Boy)
  • 1960-05-08 Eric Brittingham, American rock bassist (Cinderella-Heartbreak Station), born in Salisbury, Maryland
  • 1960-05-20 Susan Cowsill, rock vocalist (The Cowsills - We Can Fly), born in Newport, Rhode Island
  • 1960-06-02 Tony Hadley, rock vocalist (Spandau Ballet-True)
  • 1960-08-04 Robbin Crosby, American heavy metal rock guitarist/vocals (Ratt-Round & Round), born in La Jolla, California (d. 2002)
  • 1960-09-08 David Steele, English musician (The Beat, Fine Young Cannibals), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1960-10-19 Dan Woodgate, rock drummer (Madness, Voice of Beehive), born in London, England
  • 1960-11-03 James Prime, British rock keyboardist (Deacon Blue), born in Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire, Scotland
  • 1960-11-18 Kim Wilde, [Smith], England, rock vocalist (You Keep Me Hanging On)
  • 1960-12-02 Rick Savage, bass player (Def Leppard-Hysteria, Rock of Ages)
  • 1960-12-05 Les Nemes, rock bassist (Haircut 100)
  • 1961-02-16 Andy Taylor, England, rock guitarist (Duran Duran-Hungry Like the Wolf)
  • 1961-02-21 Ranking Roger, rock vocalist (English Beat-Drowning)
  • 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, rock guitarist (ABC-All of My Heart)
  • 1961-04-02 Keren Jane Woodward, Bristol England, rock vocalist (Bananarama-Venus)
  • 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, Essex England, rock vocalist (Yaz, Alf)
  • 1961-06-24 Curt Smith, Bath England, rock bassist/vocalist (Tears For Fears)
  • 1961-07-03 Vince Clarke, Basildon Essex, rock keyboardist (Erasure)
  • 1961-07-08 Graham Jones, rock guitarist (Haircut 100)
  • 1961-07-13 Lawrence Donegan, rock bassist
  • 1961-07-21 Jim Martin, rock guitarist (Faith No More-Real Thing), born in Oakland, California
  • 1961-08-02 Pete de Freitas, rock drummer (Echo & the Bunnyman), born in Port of Spain, Trinidad (d. 1989)
  • 1961-08-03 Lee Rocker, [Leon Drucker], rock bassist (Stray Cats-Gonna Ball)
  • 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" Bedfored, rock bassist (Madness), born in London, England
  • 1961-09-06 Pal Waaktaar, rock guitarist/vocalist (A-ha), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1961-10-10 Martin Kemp, rock bassist (Spandau Ballet), born in London, England
  • 1961-10-31 Larry Mullen Jr, rock drummer (U2-I Will Follow), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1962-01-26 Tom Keifer, rock guitarist/vocalist (Cinderella-Heartbreak Station)
  • 1962-02-05 Tommy Skeoch, rock guitarist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper)
  • 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)
  • 1962-08-04 Paul Reynolds, British rock guitarist (A Flock of Seagulls), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1962-08-22 James Debarge, rock vocalist/keyboardist (Debarge), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1962-09-18 Joanne Catherall, rock vocalist (Human League), born in Sheffield, England
  • 1962-09-26 Tracey Thorn, rock vocalist (Everything But The Girl)
  • 1962-11-01 Anthony Kiedis, rock vocalist (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
  • 1962-11-05 Brian Wheat, rock bassist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper)
  • 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, England, rock guitarist (Wham-Wake Me Up)
  • 1963-02-20 Ian Brown, English rock vocalist (Stone Roses-Made of Stone)
  • 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)
  • 1963-04-24 Billy Gould, rock bassist (Faith No More), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-06-01 Mike Joyce, rock drummer (Smiths-Ask, Panic, London)

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1963-06-25 George Michael [Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou], English singer-songwriter and pop superstar (Wham!, I Want Your Sex), born in London, England (d. 2016)

Pop Superstar George Michael
Pop Superstar
George Michael
  • 1963-07-01 Roddy Bottum, rock keyboardist (Faith No More-Real Thing), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963-07-13 Bobby Rock, rock drummer (Nelson-Love & Affection), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1963-09-16 Richard Marx, 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, rock drummer (Def Leppard-Hysteria, Rock of Ages)
  • 1964-01-27 Migi, [Miguel Drummond, pop musician (Curiosity Killed Cat)

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