Rock n Roll in History (Part 9)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands - Rockers

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 801 - 900 of 1,062

  • 1957-06-21 Mark Brzezicki, English rock drummer (Big Country-Wonderland), born in Slough, Berkshire, England
  • 1957-06-22 John Ryder, rock bassist (Face To Face)
  • 1957-06-24 Astro, [Terrence Wilson], England, rock vocalist (UB40-Red Red Wine)
  • 1957-06-26 Patty Smyth, American rock vocalist (Scandal-Warrior), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957-07-17 Bruce Crump, American rock drummer (Molly Hatchet), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1957-08-11 Richie Ramone [Richard Reinhardt], American rock drummer (Ramones), born in Passaic, New Jersey
  • 1957-08-16 Tim Farriss, Australian rock guitarist (INXS-Kiss the Dirt, born in Perth, Australia
  • 1957-08-18 Ron Strykert, Australian rock guitarist (Men At Work-Who Can it Be), born in Korumburra, Victoria
  • 1957-08-21 Budgie [Peter Edward Clarke], English rock drummer (Slits, Siouxsie & the Banshees-Wild Thing), born in St. Helens, Lancashire, England
  • 1957-08-29 Pim Kops, Dutch rock musician (Dike, Bloedend Heart)
  • 1957-08-31 Glenn Tilbrook, rock vocalist/guitarist (Squeeze-Tempted), born in London, England
  • 1957-09-02 Steve Porcaro, rock keyboards/vocalist (Toto-Roseanna, Africa), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957-09-11 Jon Moss, English rock drummer (Culture Club-Do You Really Want to Hurt Me), born in Wandsworth, South London
  • 1957-09-13 Vinny Appice, American rock drummer (Black Sabbath), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1957-09-20 Alannah Currie, rock xylophone and vocalist (Thompson Twins), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1957-10-11 Blair Cunningham, American rock drummer (Haircut 100), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1957-10-21 Steve Lukather, US rock singer/guitarist (Toto-Africa)
  • 1957-10-25 Robbie Macintosh, English rock guitarist and vocalist (The Pretenders), born in Sutton, Surrey, England
  • 1957-11-05 Michael "Mike" Score, British rock guitarist (A Flock Of Seagulls), born in Beverly, Yorkshire, England
  • 1957-11-05 David Moyse, Australian rock vocalist (Air Supply), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1957-11-24 Chris Hayes, California, rock guitarist (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • 1957-12-12 Cy Curnin, English rock vocalist (Fixx-Sign of Fire), born in Wimbledon, England
  • 1957-12-19 Doug Johnson, rock keyboardist (Loverboy-Get Lucky)
  • 1957-12-22 Richard "Ricky" Ross, Scottish rock vocalist (Deacon Blue), born in Dundee, Scotland
  • 1957-12-25 Shane MacGowan, punk rock musician (Pogues-Red Roses For Me), born in Pembury, Kent
  • 1958-01-11 Vicki Peterson, rock guitarist/vocalist (Bangles), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1958-01-25 Gary Brian Tibbs, English rock bassist (Adam & The Ants, Roxy Music), born in London, England
  • 1958-01-30 Rob van Zandvoort, Dutch rock vocalist & keyboardist (Jack of Hearts), born in Kerkrade, Netherlands
  • 1958-03-09 Martin Fry, English pop singer and rock vocalist (ABC-All of My Heart), born in Stretford, Lancashire
  • 1958-03-31 Pat McGlynn, Edinburgh, rock guitarist (Bay City Rollers)
  • 1958-04-11 Stuart Adamson, Scottish rock vocalist and guitarist (Big Country-Wonderland), born in Manchester, England (d. 2001)
  • 1958-04-12 Will Sergeant, English rock guitarist (Echo & Bunnymen - Killing Moon), born in Liverpool
  • 1958-04-15 Matt Reid, American rock keyboardist (Berlin-Take My Breath Away)
  • 1958-04-18 Lee Pattinson, English rock bassist (Echo & Bunnymen - Heaven Up Here), born in Ormskirk,
  • 1958-04-21 Mike Barson, rock keyboardist (Madness)
  • 1958-05-16 Glenn Gregory, English rock vocalist (Heaven 17), born in Sheffield, England
  • 1958-06-14 Brian David Willis, rock drummer (Quarterflash)
  • 1958-07-18 Nigel Twist, British rock drummer (Alarm-In the Summertime), born in Manchester
  • 1958-08-06 Randy DeBarge, rock vocalist/bassist (Debarge), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1958-09-11 Mick Talbot, English rock keyboardist (Style Council-You're the Best Thing), born in Wimbledon, London
  • 1958-09-22 Joan Jett [Larkin], American singer (Blackhearts-I Love Rock 'n Roll), born in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
  • 1958-09-28 Med Lucart, rock musician (Wall of Voodoo)
  • 1958-10-12 Jeff Keith, American rock vocalist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper), born in Texarkana, Arkansas
  • 1958-10-14 Thomas Dolby, rock vocalist (She Blinded Me With Science), born in Cairo Egypt
  • 1958-10-19 Antoine Trousers, rock drummer/singer (Dike-Bleeding Heart)
  • 1958-10-22 Bobby Blotzer, American rock drummer (Ratt, "Round & Round"), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1958-10-24 Mathilde Santing, Dutch rock singer (Breast & Brow), born in Amstelveen, Netherlands
  • 1958-10-27 Simon Le Bon, English rock vocalist (Duran Duran-Hungry Like the Wolf), born in Bushey, Hertfordshire, England
  • 1958-11-08 Terry Lee Miall, English rock drummer (Adam & The Ants), born in London
  • 1958-12-13 Dana Strum, American rock bassist (Slaughter-Stick it Live), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1958-12-14 Spider Tracy, English rock vocalist (The Pogues), born in Eastbourne, England
  • 1959-01-28 Dave Sharp, rock guitarist (Alarm-In the Summertime)
  • 1959-02-07 Brian Travers, rock saxophonist (UB40-Red Wine)
  • 1959-02-27 Johnny Van Zant, American rock vocalist (Lynyrd Skynyrd), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1959-03-17 Mike Lindup, British rock keyboardist/singer (Level 42-Hot Water)
  • 1959-03-17 Paul Black, American rock singer
  • 1959-03-27 Andrew Farriss, Australian rock keyboardist (INXS-Kiss the Dirt), born in Perth, Australia
  • 1959-04-10 Brian Setzer, American rock guitarist and vocalist (Stray Cats), born in Massapequa Park, New York

Person of interestRobert Smith

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

Musician Robert Smith
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  • 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
  • 1959-07-05 Marc Cohn, American folk rock singer (Walking in Memphis), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1959-07-06 John Keeble, English rock drummer (Spandau Ballet-True), born in London, England
  • 1959-07-09 Jim Kerr, Scottish rock vocalist (Simple Minds), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1959-07-11 Suzanne Vega, American folk/rock singer-songwriter ("Luka"; "Tom's Diner"), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1959-07-29 John Sykes, English rock guitarist (Thin Lizzy-Blue Murder), born in Reading, England
  • 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, American rock drummer (Tesla-Psychotic Supper), born in Lodi, California
  • 1959-10-16 Gary Kemp, English rock guitarist (Spandau Ballet-True), born in London
  • 1959-11-10 Frank Maudsley, English rock bassist and vocalist (Flock Of Seagulls), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1959-12-12 Belouis Some, British rock musician (Neville Keighley-Some People), born in England
  • 1959-12-16 Steven Irvine, rock drummer (Lloyd Cole & The Commotions)
  • 1959-12-17 Robert "Bob" Stinson, American rock guitarist (The Replacements), born in Waconia, Minnesota (d. 1995)
  • 1960-01-04 Michael Stipe, US rock vocalist (REM-Losing My Religion, Stand)

Person of interestMichael Hutchence

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

  • 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
  • 1960-02-20 Kee Marcello [Kjell Hilding Löfbom], Swedish rock musician and singer (Europe-Final Countdown, Easy Action), born in Ludvika, Sweden
  • 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, English rock guitarist (Def Leppard), born in Hillsborough, England (d. 1991)
  • 1960-04-26 Roger Taylor, English rock drummer (Duran Duran-Hungry Like the Wolf), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1960-05-06 Larry Steinbachek, British rock synthesizer (Bronski Beat) (d. 2017)
  • 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)
  • 1960-06-06 Steve Vai, American rock guitarist (Frank Zappa, David Lee Roth Band, Whitesnake), born in Carle Place, New York
  • 1960-06-19 Luke Morley, British rock guitarist (Thunder), born in Chamberwell, London
  • 1960-08-04 Robbin Crosby, American heavy metal rock guitarist and vocalist (Ratt-Round & Round), born in La Jolla, California (d. 2002)
  • 1960-10-19 Dan Woodgate, rock drummer (Madness, Voice of Beehive), born in London, England

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