Rock n Roll in History (Part 9)

Rock n Roll: Rock Bands - Rockers

Events in Music

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 801 - 900 of 1,088

  • 1956-01-17 Paul Young, rock vocalist/keyboardist (Every Time You Go Away)
  • 1956-01-18 Tom Bailey, English rock vocalist/keyboardist (Thompson Twins-Doctor Doctor), born in Halifax, West Yorkshire
  • 1956-01-25 Andy Cox, rock guitarist (Fine Young Cannibals-She Drives Me Crazy)
  • 1956-02-13 Peter Hook, English rock bassist (New Order-Round & Round, Run)
  • 1956-02-19 Dave Wakeling, rock singer/guitarist
  • 1956-03-02 John Cowsill, rock drummer (The Cowsills - We Can Fly), born in Newport, Rhode Island
  • 1956-03-02 Mark Evans, Australian rock bassist (AC/DC), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1956-03-17 Will Rigby, rock percussionist (Amy Rigby Diary of a Mad Housewife)
  • 1956-05-05 Dick Kemper, Amsterdam Neth, rock vocalist/bassist (Vandenberg)
  • 1956-06-22 Green [Gartside], rock vocalist (Scritti Politti-Flesh & Blood)

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1956-06-26 Chris Isaak, American rock singer-songwriter (Wicked Game), born in Stockton, California

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  • 1956-06-30 Adrian Wright, Sheffield, rock vocalist (Human League-Only Human)
  • 1956-07-02 Jeffrey Cooper, rock guitarist (Midnight Star-No Parking)
  • 1956-07-15 Ian Curtis, English rock vocalist (Joy Division-Transmission) (d. 1980)
  • 1956-07-20 Paul Cook, English rock drummer (Sex Pistols), born in London
  • 1956-07-22 Mick Pointer, rock drummer (Marillion)
  • 1956-08-20 Rick Olsen, rock guitarist (Berlin-Take My Breath Away)
  • 1956-08-27 Glen Matlock, rock bassist (Sex Pistols)
  • 1956-08-29 GG Allin, American rock singer (d. 1993)
  • 1956-09-12 Brian Robertson, rock guitarist (Thin Lizzy), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1956-09-16 Charles Fearing, rock guitarist (Raydio)
  • 1956-10-25 Matthias Jabs, rock guitarist (Scorpions-Wind of Change)
  • 1956-11-04 James Honeyman-Scott, rock guitarist/vocalist (Pretenders)
  • 1956-11-04 Jeff Watson, rock guitarist (Night Ranger)
  • 1956-11-05 Rob Fisher, Bath England, rock keyboardist (Naked Eyes)
  • 1956-11-20 Dan Powers, rock guitarist (Michael Stanley Band)
  • 1956-12-01 Stuart Kimball, rock guitarist (Face To Face)
  • 1956-12-08 Warren Cuccurullo, rock guitarist (Missing Persons)
  • 1957-01-09 Phil Lewis, English rock vocalist (LA Guns-It's Over Now), born in London, England
  • 1957-01-19 Mickael Virtue, rock keyboardist (UB40-Red Red Wine)
  • 1957-02-19 Falco, [John Hoelcel], rock vocalist (Rock Me Amadeus)
  • 1957-02-28 Cindy Wilson, American rock vocalist (B-52's-Love Shack), born in Athens, Georgia
  • 1957-02-28 Phil Gould, rock percussionist (Level 42-Hot Water)
  • 1957-03-05 Mark E Smith, English rock vocalist (Fall-Fall in a Hole)
  • 1957-03-27 Billy MacKenzie, rock vocalist (The Associates-Affectionate Punch)
  • 1957-04-07 Simon Climie, English singer-songwriter and producer (Climie Fisher - Love Changes), born in London
  • 1957-04-29 Richie C Robertson, rock bassist/vocalist (Fabulous Poodles)
  • 1957-05-01 Steve Farris, rock guitarist (Mr Mister)
  • 1957-06-15 Brad Gillis, rock guitarist/vocalist (Night Ranger)
  • 1957-06-21 Mark Brzezicki, rock drummer (Big Country-Wonderland)
  • 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, rock drummer (Molly Hatchet)
  • 1957-08-11 Richie Ramone [Richard Reinhardt], American rock drummer (Ramones), born in Passaic, New Jersey
  • 1957-08-18 Ron Strykert, Australia, rock guitarist (Men At Work-Who Can it Be)
  • 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, 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, rock drummerer (Culture Club-Do You Really Want to Hurt Me)
  • 1957-09-13 Vinny Appice, American rock drummer (Black Sabbath), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1957-09-20 Alannah Currie, rock xylophone/vocalist (Thompson Twins), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1957-10-11 Blair Cunningham, rock drummer (Haircut 100), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1957-10-11 Jon Moss, rock drummer (Culture Club)
  • 1957-10-21 Steve Lukather, US rock singer/guitarist (Toto-Africa)
  • 1957-10-25 Robbie Macintosh, rock guitarist/vocalist (Pretenders)
  • 1957-11-05 Michael "Mike" Score, British rock guitarist (A Flock Of Seagulls), born in Beverly, Yorkshire, England
  • 1957-11-05 David Moyse, Adelaide Australia, rock vocalist (Air Supply)
  • 1957-11-24 Chris Hayes, California, rock guitarist (Huey Lewis & The News)
  • 1957-12-12 Cy Curnin, Londo, England, rock vocalist (Fixx-Sign of Fire)
  • 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
  • 1957-12-24 Ian Burden, S Yorks England, rock bassist (Human League-Only Human)
  • 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, rock bassist (Adam & The Ants, Roxy Music), born in London, England
  • 1958-01-30 Rob van Zandvoort, Dutch rock vocalist/keyboardist (Jack of Hearts)
  • 1958-03-09 Martin Fry, English pop singer and rock vocalist (ABC-All of My Heart)
  • 1958-03-31 Pat McGlynn, Edinburgh, rock guitarist (Bay City Rollers)
  • 1958-04-11 Stuart Adamson, rock vocalist/guitarist (Big Country-Wonderland)
  • 1958-04-12 Tony James, rock bassist (Sigue Sigue Sputnik-Love Missile F-111)
  • 1958-04-12 Will Sergeant, English rock guitarist (Echo & Bunnymen - Killing Moon), born in Liverpool
  • 1958-04-15 Matt Reid, rock keyboardist (Berlin-Takes Your Breathe 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, rock vocalist (Heeaven 17-Electric Dreams)
  • 1958-06-14 Brian David Willis, rock drummer (Quarterflash)
  • 1958-07-18 Nigel Twist, Manchester, rock drummer (Alarm-In the Summertime)
  • 1958-08-06 Randy DeBarge, rock vocalist/bassist (Debarge), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1958-08-08 Chris[sie Boy] Foreman, rock guitarist (Madness)
  • 1958-09-11 Mick Talbot, rock keyboardist (Style Council-You're the Best Thing)
  • 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, rock vocalist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper)
  • 1958-10-14 Thomas Dolby, Cairo Egypt, rock vocalist (She Blinded Me With Science)
  • 1958-10-19 Antoine Trousers, rock drummer/singer (Dike-Bleeding Heart)
  • 1958-10-22 Bobby Blotzer, rock drummer (Ratt, "Round & Round"), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1958-10-24 Mathilde Santing, Dutch rock singer (Breast & Brow)
  • 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, England, rock drummer (Adam & The Ants)
  • 1958-12-13 Dana Strum, rock bassist (Slaughter-Stick it Live), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1958-12-14 Spider Tracy, English rock vocalist (The Pogues)
  • 1959-01-14 Carl Chas Smash Smyth, rock bassist (Madness-Our House)
  • 1959-01-28 Dave Sharp, rock guitarist (Alarm-In the Summertime)
  • 1959-02-07 Brian Travers, rock saxophonist (UB40-Red Wine)
  • 1959-03-02 Andrew Farriss, Australia, rock keyboardist (Inxs-Kiss the Dirt)
  • 1959-03-17 Mike Lindup, British rock keyboardist/singer (Level 42-Hot Water)
  • 1959-03-17 Paul Black, American rock singer
  • 1959-04-10 Brian Setzer, American rock guitarist and vocalist (Stray Cats), born in Massapequa Park, New York

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