Rock n Roll in History (Part 3)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands - Rockers

Events in Music

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Birthdays 201 - 300 of 1,088

  • 1943-06-26 Georgie Fame [Clive Powell], English R&B and jazz singer and keyboard player (Get Away, Ballad of Bonnie & Clyde), born in Lancashire, England
  • 1943-07-04 Al "Blind Owl" Wilson, rock guitarist/vocalist (Canned Heat)
  • 1943-07-05 Robbie Robertson [Jamie], Canadian-American singer-songwriter and rock guitarist (The Band), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1943-07-10 Jerry Miller, rock guitarist (Moby Grape), born in Tacoma, Washington

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1943-07-12 Christine McVie, English rock vocalist (Fleetwood Mac-Got A Hold on Me), born in Bouth, England

Rock vocalist Christine McVie
Rock vocalist
Christine McVie
  • 1943-07-18 Robin McDonald, Scotland, rock guitarist (Billy J Kramer & The Dakotas)
  • 1943-07-25 Jim McCarty, rock drummer (Yardbirds-For Your Love), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1943-07-25 Tom Dawes, American rock musician and composer who wrote music for commercial jingles ("Plop, Plop, Fizz, Fizz” for Alka-Seltzer and “7Up, the Uncola”), born in Albany, New York (d. 2007)

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1943-07-26 Mick Jagger, English rock vocalist (Rolling Stones), born in Dartford, Kent

Rock Star Mick Jagger
Rock Star
Mick Jagger
  • 1943-08-01 Denis Payton, rock musician (Dave Clark Five - Glad All Over), born in London, England
  • 1943-08-04 David Carr, rock keyboardist (The Fortunes), born in Leyton, London (d. 2011)
  • 1943-08-19 Billy J Kramer, rock vocalist (The Dakotas-Bad to Me), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1943-08-24 John Cipollina, American rock guitarist (Quicksilver Messenger Service), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1989)
  • 1943-08-29 Richard Halligan, rock vocalist (Blood Sweat & Tears), born in Troy, New York
  • 1943-09-02 Rosalind Ashford, rock vocalist (Martha Reeve & Vandellas), born in Detroit, Michigan

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1943-09-06 Roger Waters [George Roger Waters], English rock bassist and vocalist (Pink Floyd-Brick in the Wall), born in Cambridge, England

Rock Bassist and Vocalist Roger Waters
Rock Bassist and Vocalist
Roger Waters
  • 1943-09-23 Walter Scott, rock vocalist (Whispers)
  • 1943-09-25 Gary Alexander, TN, rock vocalist/guitarist (Association)
  • 1943-09-25 John Locke, American rock keyboardist (Spirit-I Got A Line on You), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2006)
  • 1943-09-27 Bob Curiano, rock bassist (Mink Deville)
  • 1943-09-27 Steve Boone, NC, rock vocalist/bassist (Lovin' Spoonful)
  • 1943-09-28 Nick St Nicholas, rock bassist (Steppenwolf), born in Hamburg, Germany
  • 1943-10-16 C Fred Turner, rock bassist/vocalist (Bachman-Turner Overdrive)
  • 1943-10-18 Russ Giguere, rock guitarist/vocalist (Association), born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire
  • 1943-10-25 Roy Lynes, England, rock organist (Status Quo)
  • 1943-11-09 Lee Graziano, American rock drummer (American Breed), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1943-11-12 John Maus, American rock vocalist (Walker Brothers), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943-11-19 Fred Lipsius, American rock pianist/sax (Blood, Sweat & Tears), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943-11-22 Floyd Sneed, rock drummer (Three Dog Night-Joy to the World), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1943-11-30 Leo Lyons, Standbridge Beds, rock bassist (Ten Years After)
  • 1943-12-12 Dave Munden, rock drummer (Brian Poole & The Tremeloes)
  • 1943-12-12 Mike Smith, rock musician
  • 1943-12-14 Frank Allen, rock vocalist (Searchers-Needles & Pins)
  • 1943-12-16 Anthony 'Tony' Hicks, Nelson Lancashire, British rock guitarist (The Hollies)
  • 1943-12-18 Keith Richards, England, rock guitarist (Rolling Stones-Brown Sugar)
  • 1943-12-31 Peter Quaife, English rock bassist (The Kinks), born in Tavistock, Devon (d. 2010)

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1944-01-09 Jimmy Page, rock guitarist (Led Zeppelin - Stairway to Heaven), born in London, England

Rock Star Jimmy Page
Rock Star
Jimmy Page
  • 1944-01-28 Brian Keenan, American rock drummer (Chamber Bros-Time Has Come Today), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944-02-05 Al Kooper, rock keyboards/vocalist (Blood Sweat & Tears-When I Die)
  • 1944-02-15 Mick Avory, rock drummer (Kinks-Lola)
  • 1944-02-24 Nicky Hopkins, rock pianist (Stones-Ruby Tuesday, Quicksilver)
  • 1944-03-01 Mike D'Abo, rock vocalist (Manfred Mann-Mighty Quinn)
  • 1944-03-15 Ralph MacDonald, rock percussionist (Graceland)
  • 1944-03-17 Pat McCauley, N Ireland, rock drummer (Them)
  • 1944-03-31 Rod Allen, [B Rodney Bainbridge] rock bassist/vocalist (Fortunes)
  • 1944-04-03 Barry Pritchard, rock guitarist (Fortunes)
  • 1944-04-12 John Kay [Joachim Krauledat], German-born Canadian rock singer (Steppenwolf), born in Tilsit, East Prussia, Germany
  • 1944-04-13 Jack Casady, rock bassist (Hot Tuna, Jefferson Airplane), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1944-05-09 Richard Furay, Ohio, rock vocalist (Buffalo Springfield, Poco)
  • 1944-05-14 Gene Cornish, rock bassist/vocalist (Fotomaker, Rascals), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1944-05-15 Ian "Tich" Amey, British rock musician (Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich), born in Salisbury Wiltshire

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1944-05-20 Joe Cocker, English rock vocalist (With a Little Help from My Friends), born in Sheffield England, (d. 2014)

Rocker Joe Cocker
Joe Cocker
  • 1944-06-03 Michael Clarke, American rock drummer (Byrds-Turn! Turn! Turn!), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944-06-04 Charlie Whitney, rock guitarist (Family)
  • 1944-06-30 Glenn Shorrock, Australian rock vocalist (Little River Band), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1944-07-07 Warren Entner, rock vocalist/guitarist (Grass Roots), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1944-07-08 Jaimoe "Johnny" Johanson, US rock drummer (Allman Brothers)
  • 1944-07-22 Rick Davies, rock vocalist/keyboardist (Supertramp), born in London, England
  • 1944-07-23 Dino Danelli, rock drummer (Fotomaker, Young Rascals), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1944-07-24 Jim Armstrong, rock guitarist (Them)
  • 1944-08-08 Hans van Eijk, Dutch rock guitarist (Jumping Jewels)
  • 1944-08-14 Tim Bogert, Richfiled NJ, rock bassist (Vanilla Fudge) [or 8/27]
  • 1944-09-04 Gene Parsons, rock drummer (Byrds, Gene Clark Group)
  • 1944-10-09 John Entwistle, rock guitarist/vocalist (Who-Baba O'Riley), born in London, England
  • 1944-10-19 George McCrae, US singer (Lead Me On, Rock Your Baby)
  • 1944-10-25 Jon Anderson, English rock singer for Yes
  • 1944-10-29 Denny Laine, [Brian Hines], rock guitarist (Moody Blues, Wings)
  • 1944-11-02 Keith Emerson, English rock musician (Emerson, Lake & Palmer), born in Todmorden, West Yorkshire (d. 2016)
  • 1944-11-06 Bill Henderson, Canadian rock vocalist and guitarist (Chilliwack), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1944-11-08 Bonnie Bramlett, rock vocalist (Delandy & Bonnie)
  • 1944-11-17 Eugene Clarke, US rock guitarist, born in Tipton, Missouri
  • 1944-11-19 Charlie Coe, American rock bassist (Paul Revere & the Raiders), born in Boise, Idaho
  • 1944-11-26 Alan Henderson, Belfast, rock bassist (Them)
  • 1944-11-30 Rob Grill, rock bassist/vocalist (Grass Roots), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1944-12-01 Eric Bloom, American rock vocalist/guitarist (Blue Öyster Cult)
  • 1944-12-18 Deke [Roger] Leonard, Welsh rock musician (Man), born in Llanelli (d. 2017)
  • 1944-12-19 Alvin Lee, Nottingham England, rock vocals/guitarist (10 Years After), (d. 2013)
  • 1944-12-19 Zal Yanovsky, rock guitarist (Lovin' Spoonful-Do You Believe in Magic)
  • 1944-12-20 Robert Colomby, American rock drummer (Blood Sweat & Tears-When I Die), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944-12-25 Henry Vestine, rock guitarist (Canned Heat-On the Road Again)
  • 1944-12-27 Mick Jones, rock guitarist (Foreigner-Want to Know What Love is)
  • 1945-01-08 John Peters, rock drummer (Harpers Bizarre)
  • 1945-01-20 Eric Stewart, rock guitarist (10cc-I'm Not in Love)
  • 1945-02-13 Roy Dyke, rock drummer (Ashton, Gardner & Dyke), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1945-02-21 Paul Newton, rock bassist
  • 1945-03-11 Harvey Mandel, rock guitarist (Drei Amerikanische LP's)
  • 1945-03-14 Walt Parazaider, rock saxophonist (Chicago), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1945-04-13 Lowell George, rock vocalist/guitarist (Little Feat-Time is a Hero)
  • 1945-04-24 Doug Clifford, rock drummer (Creedence Clearwater Revival-Proud Mary)
  • 1945-04-25 Bjorn Ulvaeus, rock vocalist/guitarist (ABBA-Waterloo, Dancing Queen)
  • 1945-04-25 Stu Cook, rock bassist (Creedence Clearwater Revival-Proud Mary)
  • 1945-05-06 Bob Seger, Dearborn Mich, rock & Roll artist (Silver Bullet Band-Shake Down)
  • 1945-05-09 Steve Katz, American rock guitarist and vocalist (Blood, Sweat & Tears), born in NYC, New York

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1945-05-19 Peter Townshend, English rock guitarist, vocalist and composer (The Who-Tommy), born in London, England

  • 1945-05-27 Bruce Cockburn, folk rock vocalist (Waterwalker), born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1945-05-29 Gary Brooker, rock keyboardist (Procol Harum)
  • 1945-06-14 Rod Argent, St Albans United Kingdom, rock musician (The Zombies, Argent)
  • 1945-06-21 Chris Britton, England, rock guitarist (Troggs-Wild Thing)
  • 1945-06-23 Paul Goddard, Georgia, rock bassist (Atlanta Rhythm Section)
  • 1945-06-28 Dave Knights, rock bassist (Procol Harum-Conquistador), born in London, England

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