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Number of Records Matching Query: 54
 
Adam Yauch
 
Date Born: Sunday 5 August 1945
 
Description: Bass Guitarist, Vocalist
 
Summary: He learned to play the bass, and played his first show with the Beastie Boys.

Alan White - Yes
 
Date Born: Tuesday 14 June 1949
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: For the song "Owner of a Lonely Heart", White played the first recording only with the bass drum and snare, because all the other drums were being packed up as the group played.

Alan Young
 
Date Born: Wednesday 19 November 1919
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: In 1994, Young co-starred in the Eddie Murphy film Beverly Hills Cop III.

Angus Young
 
Date Born: Thursday 31 March 1955
 
Description: Guitarist, Australia
 
Summary: Young developed his trademark schoolboy image. Before settling on the schoolboy costume.The original uniform was reputedly from his secondary school, Ashfield Boys High School in Sydney.

Brian Yale
 
Date Born: Thursday 14 November 1968
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: Upon the release of their debut album, Yourself or Someone Like You, in fall 1996, Matchbox Twenty was pigeonholed as one of the legions of post-grunge guitar bands that roamed the American pop scene in the middle of that decade.

Brian Young - Au
 
Date Born: Monday 2 September 1935
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist., Ausstralia
 
Summary: Brian started his singing career in 1959 when he toured with Rick & Thel.

Curtis Young
 
Date Born: Saturday 9 January 1943
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: The Jordanaires are members of the "Gospel Hall of Fame"

Duke Ellington 100 Years
 
Date Born: Saturday 29 April 1899
 
Description: Pianist, Band leader, USA
 
Summary: Edward Kennedy Ellington was born on April 29, 1899 to James Edward Ellington and Daisy Kennedy Ellington who lived in the home of his maternal grandparents.

Dwight Yoakam
 
Date Born: Thursday 23 February 1956
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist,Actor, Composer. USA
 
Summary: Yoakam was born in Pikeville, Kentucky, the son of Ruth Ann, a key-punch operator, and David Yoakam, a gas-station owner.

Faron Young
 
Date Born: Thursday 25 February 1932
 
Description: Vocalist, Guiarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Shreveport, Louisiana, was an American country music singer, predominantly in the honky tonk genre.

George Young (musician)
 
Date Born: Thursday 6 November 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: Known for co writing many hits "Love Is In The Air" and also the elder brother of Angus Young from AC/DC.

Glenn Yarbrough
 
Date Born: Sunday 12 January 1930
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: The first singers to record the traditional "The House of the Rising Sun"

Jack Young
 
Date Born: Saturday 31 January 1925
 
Description: Speedway rider. Australia
 
Summary: We have entered the late Jack Young as a tribute and recognition for his national and international status even though he was not an entertainer. he was notably by many the best speedway rider of all time from Adelaide, South Australia.

Jesse Colin Young
 
Date Born: Saturday 22 November 1941
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: His career began in 1960s Greenwich Village and he released two solo albums before forming The Youngbloods.

Joe Young - (lyricist)
 
Date Born: Thursday 4 July 1889
 
Description: Lyricist, USA
 
Summary: He began his career as a singer for music publishing firms in New York and during World War I he toured in Europe as an entertainer for US Troops. His first major songwriting success came in 1914

John Paul Young
 
Date Born: Wednesday 21 June 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia,
 
Summary: On 27 August 2009, Young was inducted into the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) Hall of Fame alongside Kev Carmody, The Dingoes, Little Pattie and Mental As Anything.

John York
 
Date Born: Saturday 3 August 1946
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: York was a member of the Byrds for aroun a year. He was also a member of "Sir Douglas Quintet".

Johnny Young
 
Date Born: Monday 12 March 1945
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: He compared the 'Go Show' and also compared the well known 'Young Talent Time'.

Karen Young
 
Date Born: Tuesday 19 June 1951
 
Description: Vocalist,Composer, Canadian
 
Summary: At age 14 she began playing the guitar and had recorded a minor hit with the song "Garden of Ursh" by the time she was 19.

Karen Young - Uk
 
Date Born: Tuesday 1 January 1946
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: On 27 August 2010, she appeared on the BBC daytime programme "Cash in the Attic"

Karen Young - Us
 
Date Born: Friday 23 March 1951
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Karen Young grew up in a Northeast Philadelphia, Pennsylvania rowhouse. Before becoming an overnight international recording star with "Hot Shot".

Lee Thompson Young
 
Date Born: Wednesday 1 February 1984
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: He was known for his teenage role as the title character on the Disney Channel television series The Famous Jett Jackson and as Chris Comer in the movie Friday Night Lights.

Lester Young
 
Date Born: Friday 27 August 1909
 
Description: Saxophonist, Band Leader, USA
 
Summary: Born in Mississippi and grew up in a musical family. Young's father, Willis Handy Young, was a respected teacher, his brother Lee Young was a drummer, and several other relatives played music professionally.

Loretta Young
 
Date Born: Monday 6 January 1913
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: She was born in Salt Lake City, Utah as Gretchen Young she took the name Michaela at confirmation she moved with her family to Hollywood when she was three years old. Loretta and her sisters Polly Ann Young and Elizabeth Jane Young screen name Sally Blane worked as child actresses, of whom Loretta was the most successful.

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
 
Date Born: Saturday 12 January 1918
 
Description: In the late 1960s and early 1970s, the Maharishi achieved fame as the guru to The Beatles
 
Summary: He began to be known as Maharishi Mahesh Yogi around the year 1955. His devotees referred to him as His Holiness, and because he often laughed in TV interviews he was sometimes referred to as the "giggling guru".

Mandawuy Yunupingu
 
Date Born: Monday 17 September 1956
 
Description: Aboriginal Australian musician and educator
 
Summary: He was born in Yirrkala in Arnhem Land, an Aboriginal Reserve in the northeastern part of the Northern Territory of Australia. He was a member of the Yolngu people.

Max Yasgur (woodstock)
 
Date Born: Monday 15 December 1919
 
Description: Land owner, USA
 
Summary: In 1971, looking back at all that happened, Yasgur remarked: "The worst thing about Woodstock was that there were just too many.

Michael York
 
Date Born: Friday 27 March 1942
 
Description: Actor, UK
 
Summary: The son of Florence Edith May, a musician, and Joseph Gwynne Johnson, an ex-army officer and executive with Marks and Spencer department stores.

Neil Young
 
Date Born: Monday 12 November 1945
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Guitarist, Canada
 
Summary: In 1976, Young performed with The Band, Joni Mitchell, and other rock musicians in the high profile all-star concert The Last Waltz.

Paul Young
 
Date Born: Tuesday 17 January 1956
 
Description: Vocalist,UK
 
Summary: Paul was born in Luton, England. He has an older brother Mark and a younger sister Joanne.

Paula Yates
 
Date Born: Sunday 24 April 1960
 
Description: Television, Journalist, presenter, uk
 
Summary: Her mother was Elaine Smith, a former showgirl, actress and writer of erotic novels, who used the stage names Helene Thornton and Heller Toren. Until late in her life, Yates believed her father to be Jess Yates, who was known as "the Bishop" and presented the ITV religious programme Stars On Sunday. Yates and Smith were married from 1958 to 1975, though Yates was 16 years older than his wife and their marriage was unconventional.

Peter Yarrow
 
Date Born: Tuesday 31 May 1938
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Peter Yarrow's parents were Jewish, born in the Ukraine, the family name was changed from Yaroshevitz to Yarrow after immigrating to Providence, Rhode Island.

Peter York
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 August 1942
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: He was one of the original members of the "Spencer Davis Group" along with Spencer Davis and the brothers, Steve and Muff Winwood.

Robert Young
 
Date Born: Friday 22 February 1907
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Best known for his role in the TV series ’FATHER KNOWS BEST’ - 1954 - 1960 and ’MARCUS WELBY, MD’ - 1969 - 1976

Rusty Young
 
Date Born: Saturday 23 February 1946
 
Description: Vocalist, Steel Guitar, USA
 
Summary: Rolling Stone Magazine regarded Rusty Young as the "greatest slide guitarist in the world".

Snooky Young
 
Date Born: Monday 3 February 1919
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
 
Summary: His longest engagement was with NBC, where, as a studio trumpeter.

Susannah York
 
Date Born: Thursday 9 January 1941
 
Description: Actress, UK
 
Summary: In 1972 she won the Best Actress award at the Cannes Film Festival for her role in Images. An Academy Award-nominated English film and television actress.

Tina Yothers
 
Date Born: Saturday 5 May 1973
 
Description: Actress , Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Her father, Robert Yothers, was a television producer. Her most famous role was as Jennifer Keaton, the youngest daughter in the television comedy Family Ties from 1982

Trisha Yearwood
 
Date Born: Saturday 19 September 1964
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: She is a three-time Grammy award winner, a two-time Country Music Association Awards winner and a two-time Academy of Country Music Awards winner.

Trummy Young
 
Date Born: Friday 12 January 1912
 
Description: Trombonist, USA
 
Summary: With Sy Oliver, he wrote "T'ain't What You Do (It's the Way That You Do It)", a hit for both Lunceford and Ella Fitzgerald in 1939.

Victor Young
 
Date Born: Thursday 8 August 1901
 
Description: Composer, arranger, violinist and conductor, USA
 
Summary: He was musical director for many of Bing Crosby's recordings for the American branch of Decca Records.

Weird Al Yankovic
 
Date Born: Friday 23 October 1959
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Record producer, Satirist, USA
 
Summary: The only child of Nick Yankovic an American of Serbian descent and Mary Elizabeth an American of Italian and English descent.

Yasmin Levy
 
Date Born: Tuesday 23 December 1975
 
Description: Vocalist, Israel
 
Summary: Born in Jerusalem, is an Israeli singer of Sephardic music.

Yazz
 
Date Born: Thursday 19 May 1960
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: A British pop singer, who remains best known for her successful 1988 dance track, "The Only Way Is Up".

Yngve Moe
 
Date Born: Friday 4 October 1957
 
Description: Bassist, Norway
 
Summary: A Norwegian bass guitarist, known from a number of album releases as a session musician, and most notably as a founding member of Dance with a Stranger.

Yoko Ono
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 February 1933
 
Description: Vocalist, US
 
Summary: Her mother was Isoko Ono, of the Yasuda banking family, and her father was Eisuke Ono, who worked for the Yokohama Specie Bank. Two weeks before she was born, her father was transferred to San Francisco. The rest of the family followed soon after.

Young Mc
 
Date Born: Wednesday 10 May 1967
 
Description: Vocalist, Producer
 
Summary: Winner of a Grammy award in 1989 for 'Best Rap Song', 'Bust A Move'.

Yuk Harrison
 
Date Born: Tuesday 29 December 1942
 
Description: Bassist, Australia/NewZealand
 
Summary: A New Zealand born bass player who was mainly noted for playing with "Max Merritt and The Meteor's and Barry McAskill's Levi Smiths Clef's.

Yul Brynner
 
Date Born: Sunday 11 July 1920
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: He was born in Vladivostok, Russia. His mother, Marusya Blagovidova, Russian: was the daughter of a Russian Jewish doctor and his father, Boris Brynner also Russian.

Yusef Lateef
 
Date Born: Saturday 9 October 1920
 
Description: Saxophonist, Flautist, USA
 
Summary: His 1987 album Yusef Lateef's Little Symphony won the Grammy award for Best New Age Album.

Yvette Mimieux
 
Date Born: Wednesday 8 January 1941
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: An American actress,and now retired from movies and television.

Yvonne De Carlo
 
Date Born: Friday 1 September 1922
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: The daughter of an aspiring actress, Marie De Carlo, and a salesman, William Middleton.

Yvonne De Carlo
 
Date Born: Friday 1 September 1922
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: The daughter of an aspiring actress, Marie De Carlo, and a salesman, William Middleton.

Yvonne Elliman
 
Date Born: Saturday 29 December 1951
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: She sang the role of Mary Magdalene in the original album of Jesus Christ Superstar and in the subsequent Broadway and film versions, and achieved her first hit single with the ballad "I Don't Know How to Love Him". The song was her first entry on the U.S. charts, peaking at #28 pop in 1971, although a cover version by Helen Reddy.

 
 
 
 
 
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