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AL CINER
 
Date Born: Wednesday 14 May 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: The group are mainly known for their hit ’Bend Me Shape Me’ during the sixties.

ALEC DANKWORTH
 
Date Born: Saturday 14 May 1960
 
Description: Bassist, UK
 
Summary: Dankworth was born the son of John Dankworth and Cleo Laine.

ART GRANT
 
Date Born: Sunday 14 May 1950
 
Description: Bassist, UK
 
Summary: Broughton Band, founded in 1968 in Warwick, England, is an English progressive rock group.

BOBBY DARIN
 
Date Born: Thursday 14 May 1936
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: On Monday, May 14, 2007, Bobby Darin was awarded a star on the Las Vegas Walk of Stars. This tribute honors Darin for his contribution to making Las Vegas the "Entertainment Capital of the World"

DAVID BYRNE
 
Date Born: Wednesday 14 May 1952
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, Scotland
 
Summary: Byrne was born in Dumbarton, Scotland, on May 14, 1952. Two years later, his parents moved to Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and then to Arbutus, Maryland, when he was 8 or 9 years old.

DAVID REYNE
 
Date Born: Thursday 14 May 1959
 
Description: Actor, Musician, Television Presenter, Australia
 
Summary: David Reyne became a member of the band Australian Crawl with Reyne's younger brother,lead singer James, continued as drummer.

DEREK LECKENBY
 
Date Born: Friday 14 May 1943
 
Description: Guitarist

DICK BENTLEY
 
Date Born: Tuesday 14 May 1907
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, UK
 
Summary: In 1972 and 1974 Bentley featured in the films from Barry McKenzie comic strip in "Private Eye".

EDDIE LOW
 
Date Born: Friday 14 May 1943
 
Description: Vocalist, NZ
 
Summary: Eddie is a multi intrumentalist playing, guitar, violin, flute, trumpet, etc.

GEORGE LUCAS
 
Date Born: Sunday 14 May 1944
 
Description: Director, Producer, USA
 
Summary: His first full-length feature film produced by the studio, THX 1138, was not a success. Lucas then created his own company, Lucasfilm, Ltd., and directed American Graffiti (1973).

GRADY GAINES
 
Date Born: Monday 14 May 1934
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
 
Summary: An American electric and Texas blues and jazz blues tenor saxophonist, who recorded with Little Richard in the 1950s.

IRVING THALBERG
 
Date Born: Sunday 14 May 1899
 
Description: Film producer, USA
 
Summary: Thalberg was born in Brooklyn, New York, to German Jewish immigrant parents.

JACK BRUCE
 
Date Born: Friday 14 May 1943
 
Description: Bassist, Scotland
 
Summary: Cream were to break up in 1968,the group were probably the first super group. Bruce co wrote most of Cream’s songs with composer Peter Brown.

JUNE DUPREZ
 
Date Born: Tuesday 14 May 1918
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Duprez retired. Her final credited film performance was in One Plus One (1961).

LEK LECKENBY
 
Date Born: Friday 14 May 1943
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Leckenby is credited with arranging the band's first big hit, "I'm into Something Good".

LUCCIANO PIZZICHINI
 
Date Born: Sunday 14 May 2000
 
Description: Guitarist, Argentina
 
Summary: A child prodigy guitarist and the youngest artist sponsored by Gibson Guitars.

MARGRETA ELKINS
 
Date Born: Tuesday 14 May 1907
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: In 1958 she became a resident principal mezzo-soprano at the Royal Opera House, making her debut there as Amneris in Aida.

MIKE INEZ
 
Date Born: Saturday 14 May 1966
 
Description: Guitarist , USA
 
Summary: Inez played with Slash on the former Guns N' Roses guitarist's side group, Slash's Snakepit.

MIKE PRESTON
 
Date Born: Saturday 14 May 1938
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, UK
 
Summary: Preston appeared on Oh Boy! and his first gramophone record, "Dirty Old Town" was produced by Joe Meek.

OTTO KLEMPERER
 
Date Born: Thursday 14 May 1885
 
Description: Conductor, Germany
 
Summary: He is widely regarded as one of the leading conductors of the 20th century. His son, Werner Klemperer, was an actor and became known for his portrayal of Colonel Klink on the US television show Hogan's Heroes.

SOFIA COPPOLA
 
Date Born: Friday 14 May 1971
 
Description: Director, producer, screenwriter, actress
 
Summary: Influenced by Francis Ford Coppola, Jean-Luc Godard, Peter Bogdanovich, François Truffaut, Michelangelo Antonioni, Bob Fosse, John Hughes, Wong Kar-wai, William Eggleston

TROY SHONDELL
 
Date Born: Tuesday 14 May 1940
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Shondell was born and raised in Indiana and was educated at Valparaiso University and Indiana University. He wrote his first song at age 14.

ANDREW ELDRITCH
 
Date Born: Friday 15 May 1959
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: Andrew Eldritch is often called the "Godfather of Goth"

BILL PEACH
 
Date Born: Wednesday 15 May 1935
 
Description: Australian television journalist
 
Summary: Peach was born in 1935 in the Riverina town of Lockhart, New South Wales. He was educated at the boarding school St Stanislaus College in Bathurst.

BRIAN ENO
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 May 1948
 
Description: Producer, Composer, UK
 
Summary: Brian Eno's professional music career began in London, as a member (1971–1973) of the glam/art rock band Roxy Music, playing the mixing desk, altering the band's sound with a VCS3 synthesizer, tape recorders, etc., and singing back-up.

EDDY ARNOLD
 
Date Born: Wednesday 15 May 1918
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Born in Henderson, Tennessee, he made his first radio appearance in 1936. Nick named The Tennesse Plough Boy.

GORDON MILLS
 
Date Born: Wednesday 15 May 1935
 
Description: Manager,Composer - UK
 
Summary: Mills also produced Gilbert O'Sullivan, particularly on the song "Clair," which is named for Mills' daughter

GRAEHAM GOBLE
 
Date Born: Thursday 15 May 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: Graeham Goble will forever be associated with his most popular song "Reminiscing". YOUTUBE: An insight of The Little River band with Graeham Goble giving an honest story in regards to life of the band. This is a must to listen to.

JAMES MASON
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 May 1909
 
Description: Actor, UK
 
Summary: Mason was once considered to play James Bond in a 1958 TV adaptation of From Russia with Love, which was ultimately never produced.

JOSEPH COTTEN
 
Date Born: Monday 15 May 1905
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Cotten worked as an advertising agent after graduating from the Washington, D.C., Hickman School, where he studied acting.

KARIN KROG
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 May 1937
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
 
Summary: One of her finest recordings came in the mid seventies when she recorded with Archie Shepp.

MIKE OLDFIELD
 
Date Born: Friday 15 May 1953
 
Description: Multi Instrumentalist, Composer, Producer - UK
 
Summary: Multi Instrumentalist.Tubular Bells was the first albumto be released by Virgin records giving the company and Oldfield a very good start

PHIL SEYMOUR
 
Date Born: Thursday 15 May 1952
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: His solo work is also highly revered among fans of the power pop musical genre.

RHONDA BURCHMORE
 
Date Born: Sunday 15 May 1960
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Dancer
 
Summary: While in the U.K. Rhonda also appeared with Anthony Newley in the revival of Stop the World I Want to Get Off.

TRINI LOPEZ
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 May 1937
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: His popularity led the Gibson Guitar Corporation to ask him in 1964 to design a guitar for them. He ended up designing two: The Trini Lopez Standard, a rock and roll model based on the Gibson ES-335 semi-hollow body, and the Lopez Deluxe, a variation of a Gibson jazz guitar designed by Barney Kessel.

BARBARA LEE
 
Date Born: Friday 16 May 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Their major hit was HE’S SO FINE. The song would later emerge in a court case that involved George Harrison and his song My Sweet Lord.

BETTY CARTER
 
Date Born: Thursday 16 May 1929
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: When she was 16, she sang with Charlie Parker, and she later performed with Dizzy Gillespie and Miles Davis.

BILLY COBHAM
 
Date Born: Tuesday 16 May 1944
 
Description: Drummer, composer and bandleader. USA
 
Summary: Cobham is, in the words of critic Steve Huey, "generally acclaimed as fusion's greatest drummer"

BOYD TINSLEY
 
Date Born: Saturday 16 May 1964
 
Description: Violinist, USA
 
Summary: In 2003, Tinsley released a solo album, True Reflections.

DANIELLE SPENCER
 
Date Born: Friday 16 May 1969
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: Until the age of twelve she spent her childhood and youth alternately in Australia and in Yorkshire and Cambridgeshire, England, as her father worked in both countries for the BBC Play School.

DARRELL SWEET
 
Date Born: Friday 16 May 1947
 
Description: Drummer, Scotland
 
Summary: He was the drummer and a founding member of rock band "Nazareth".

DEBRA WINGER
 
Date Born: Monday 16 May 1955
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Winger was cast in the lead role in A League of their Own but dropped out and was replaced by Geena Davis.

EDDIE BERT
 
Date Born: Tuesday 16 May 1922
 
Description: Trombonist, USA
 
Summary: Eddie was old school—like Jack Teagarden, Miff Mole, "Tricky Sam" Nanton and Benny Morten.

HARRY CAREY JR
 
Date Born: Monday 16 May 1921
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: A respected character actor like his father, Carey appeared in several Westerns. He made four films with director Howard Hawks.

HAZEL OCONNOR
 
Date Born: Monday 16 May 1955
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Composer, UK
 
Summary: O'Connor originally became prominent as an actress in 1980.

HENRY FONDA
 
Date Born: Tuesday 16 May 1905
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: In the late 1920s, Fonda journeyed East to join the Provinceton Players and then the University Players Guild. There, he met fellow actor Jimmy Stewart, with whom he became lifelong friends.

JANET JACKSON
 
Date Born: Monday 16 May 1966
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Dancer, USA
 
Summary: In 1991, she signed the first of two record-breaking, multi-million dollar recording contracts with Virgin Records, which established her as one of the highest paid artists in the recording industry.

KRIPP JOHNSON
 
Date Born: Saturday 16 May 1936
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: The Del-Vikings were formed in 1955 by members of the United States Air Force stationed in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

LIBERACE
 
Date Born: Friday 16 May 1919
 
Description: Pianist, US
 
Summary: He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1960 for his contributions to the television industry.Liberace's popularization of the phrase inspired the title of Crying All the Way to the Bank.

MEGAN FOX
 
Date Born: Friday 16 May 1986
 
Description: Actress, model
 
Summary: Fox is of Irish, French, and Native American ancestry, and was born in Oak Ridge, Tennessee to Darlene Tonachio and Franklin Fox.

MELANIE LYNSKEY
 
Date Born: Monday 16 May 1977
 
Description: Actress, NZ
 
Summary: She is maninly known for stalking Charlie Sheen on the Emmy Award-winning Two and a Half Men.

NICKY CHINN
 
Date Born: Tuesday 16 May 1944
 
Description: Composer, Record Producer,UK
 
Summary: He and Australian Mike Chapman have had a string of hits maunly in the seventies.

PIERCE BROSNAN
 
Date Born: Saturday 16 May 1953
 
Description: Actor, Ireland
 
Summary: After leaving school at 16, he decided to be a painter and began training in commercial illustration at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design.

ROBERT FRIPP
 
Date Born: Thursday 16 May 1946
 
Description: Musician, songwriter, producer
 
Summary: Fripp was ranked 42nd on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" (published August 2003).

STELLA NOVA
 
Date Born: Monday 16 May 1960
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: He started playing with the London Jazz Orchestra at the age of 14.

TORI SPELLING
 
Date Born: Wednesday 16 May 1973
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Actress mainly known for being the daughter of producer Arron Spelling.

WOODY HERMAN
 
Date Born: Friday 16 May 1913
 
Description: Clarinetist, Band leader,USA
 
Summary: In 1946 the band won Downbeat, Metronome, Billboard and Esquire polls for best band, nominated by their peers in the big band business

ANDREA CORR
 
Date Born: Friday 17 May 1974
 
Description: Vocalist, Ireland
 
Summary: In 1990 she and her siblings formed a quartet called the Corrs.

BILL BRUFORD
 
Date Born: Monday 17 May 1948
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: Member of "Yes" The group formed in 1968 and later with "Genisis" in 1976.

BOB MERRILL
 
Date Born: Tuesday 17 May 1921
 
Description: Composer, USA
 
Summary: He moved to Hollywood, where he worked as a dialogue director for Columbia Pictures.

COUNTRY DICK MONTANA
 
Date Born: Tuesday 17 May 1955
 
Description: Drummer, US
 
Summary: Country Dick Montana, Jerry Raney, Joey Harris, and Rolle Love were this traveling musical pleasure experience that will never be duplicated ever again.

CRAIG FERGUSON
 
Date Born: Thursday 17 May 1962
 
Description: Talk Show Host, Actor. America,
 
Summary: Craig Ferguson dropped out of high school "mainly to drink," and started in show business as a drummer in Bastards From Hell, a punk band that went nowhere.

DALLAS TAYLOR
 
Date Born: Saturday 17 May 1980
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
 
Summary: An American session drummer who has played on several rock records of the 1960s and 1970s.

DENNIS HOPPER
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 May 1936
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Hopper made his debut on film in two roles with James Dean (whom he admired immensely) in Rebel Without a Cause (1955) and Giant (1956).

DEWEY REDMAN
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 May 1931
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
 
Summary: He performed on 'The Survivor's Suite' album which was voted top jazz album of the year, 1978.

ENYA
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 May 1961
 
Description: Vocalist, Ireland
 
Summary: Enya achieved a breakthrough in her career in 1988 with the album Watermark, which featured the hit song "Orinoco Flow" (sometimes incorrectly known as "Sail Away").

KEITH
 
Date Born: Tuesday 17 May 1949
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Keefer earned his first recording contract with Columbia Records

KREE HARRISON
 
Date Born: Thursday 17 May 1990
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Harrison was chosen to perform on The Rosie O'Donnell Show's “Most Talent Kids” episode. She appeared as a guest on the show four times by the time she was twelve.

MAUREEN OSULLIVAN
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 May 1911
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Married Australian born writer and later award winning director John Farrow.

PENNY DE HAVEN
 
Date Born: Monday 17 May 1948
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: The first female country artist to perform for the troupes in Vietnam.

TAJ MAHAL
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 May 1942
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Taj Mahal has received two Grammy Awards (nine nominations) over his career.

ALBERT HAMMOND
 
Date Born: Thursday 18 May 1944
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: Hammond is one of the more successful pop/rock songwriters to come out of England during the 1960s and 1970s, and has also enjoyed a long career as a recording artist

BIG JOE TURNER
 
Date Born: Thursday 18 May 1911
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, US A
 
Summary: His Jazz era was in Kansas City but he made his name composing the well known, always played,’ Shake Rattle And Roll’

DAVID NAIL
 
Date Born: Friday 18 May 1979
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Nail's first recording contract was with Mercury Nashville Records in 2002.

DWAYNE HICKMAN
 
Date Born: Friday 18 May 1934
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: One of his earliest roles was an appearance in the 1942 Our Gang comedy Melodies Old and New.

FRANK CAPRA
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 May 1897
 
Description: Director, USA
 
Summary: One of the great film directors of the 20th century.

GEORGE STRAIT
 
Date Born: Sunday 18 May 1952
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Actor, USA
 
Summary: Strait has sold more than 68.5 million albums in the United States.In the spring of 1981, Strait released his first single for MCA Records, entitled "Unwound".

JACK JOHNSON
 
Date Born: Sunday 18 May 1975
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Jack Hody Johnson, born May 18, 1975 is a Hawaiian born singer songwriter, musician, filmmaker.

JIM MOGINIE
 
Date Born: Friday 18 May 1956
 
Description: Keyboardist, Australia
 
Summary: He is best known for his work with "Midnight Oil"

KAI WINDING
 
Date Born: Thursday 18 May 1922
 
Description: Trombonist, Band Leader, USA
 
Summary: In the 1970s and early 1980s, Kai recorded for a number of independent record labels.

LES KACZMAREK
 
Date Born: Wednesday 18 May 1955
 
Description: Bassist, Australia
 
Summary: He formed Cold Chisel in 1973 with Ian Moss, Don Walker and Steve Prestwich. Les left in 1975 and was replaced by Phil Small.

LOBBY LLOYD
 
Date Born: Sunday 18 May 1941
 
Description: Guitarist, Australia
 
Summary: Loyde was regarded as one of Australia's finest rock guitarists during the sixties.

LUCIA MANNUCCI
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 May 1920
 
Description: Vocalist, Italy
 
Summary: Born at Bologna, Mannucci relocated to Milan at a young age.

MARGOT FONTEYN
 
Date Born: Sunday 18 May 1919
 
Description: Ballerina, UK
 
Summary: Born to an English father and an Irish mother, with Brazilian ancestry, who was the daughter of Brazilian businessman Antonio Fontes.

MARTIKA
 
Date Born: Sunday 18 May 1969
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Martika started as "Gloria" on the Disney Channel childrens show "Kids Incorporated".

MEREDITH WILSON
 
Date Born: Sunday 18 May 1902
 
Description: Composer, Conductor and playwright
 
Summary: Willson attended Frank Damrosch's Institute of Musical Art (later The Juilliard School) in New York City.

PERRY COMO
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 May 1912
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: From his own barber shop to the top entertainer.In 2007 Perry Como was inducted into the Hit Parade Hall of Fame.

RODNEY DILLARD
 
Date Born: Monday 18 May 1942
 
Description: Guitarist, Vocals, USA
 
Summary: The Dillards are notable for being among the first bluegrass groups to have electrified their instruments in the mid-1960s.

ALMA COGAN
 
Date Born: Thursday 19 May 1932
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: She was born of East European Jewish parentage, in Golders Green, London, her first name to be as her mother liked the motion picture actress Alma Taylor.

DAVE PINCOMBE
 
Date Born: Tuesday 19 May 1942
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: He achieved prominence in the late '70s and early '80s as a country music singer and composer winning a Golden Guitar in 1980.

DAVID HELFGOTT
 
Date Born: Monday 19 May 1947
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: David Helfgott now lives in "The Promised Land", a valley near Bellingen in New South Wales with his second wife, Gillian.

DAVID JACOBS
 
Date Born: Wednesday 19 May 1926
 
Description: British broadcaster - A BBC staff announcer in the early 1950s
 
Summary: A BBC staff announcer in the early 1950s, his voice intoned the title for many of the 53 episodes of the space adventure series Journey Into Space.

DUSTY HILL
 
Date Born: Thursday 19 May 1949
 
Description: Bassist, America
 
Summary: Associated acts ZZ Top, Willy & the Wolves, Freddie King, The Warlocks, The Cellar Dwellers, American Blues

GEOGIE AULD
 
Date Born: Monday 19 May 1919
 
Description: Saxophonist, Clarinetist, Canadian
 
Summary: Primarily a swing saxophonist, he did many big band stints in his career, and led several big bands.

GREGORY HERBERT
 
Date Born: Monday 19 May 1947
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
 
Summary: Herbert started on alto sax at age 12. In 1964 he did a short stint in the Duke Ellington Orchestra.

JAMES REYNE
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 May 1957
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Actor, Australian
 
Summary: Australian Crawl made one of the most memorable debuts on the popular music television program of the day Countdown.

JENNY BERGGREN
 
Date Born: Friday 19 May 1972
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Sweden
 
Summary: Jenny composed several songs for the band's The Bridge album, including "Ravine", a song about the April 27 attack, as well as "Wave Wet Sand"

JERRY HYMAN
 
Date Born: Monday 19 May 1947
 
Description: Trombonist, USA
 
Summary: Hyman joined the group in 1968 leaving in 1970.

JIM THACKERY
 
Date Born: Tuesday 19 May 1953
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist. USA
 
Summary: He went solo in 1987 and now works as 'Jimmy Thackery and The Drivers'.

JOE RAMONE
 
Date Born: Saturday 19 May 1951
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Drummer, USA
 
Summary: The Ramones were an American rock band often regarded as the first punk rock group.

JOHNNY ALF
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 May 1929
 
Description: Pianist, Brazil
 
Summary: He recorded nine albums and appeared on nearly fifty others.

JONAS RENSKE
 
Date Born: Monday 19 May 1975
 
Description: Vocalist,songwriter, lead vocalist, Sweden
 
Summary: He was also the founding member, drummer, vocalist, guitarist & songwriter of the band October Tide.

NELLIE MELBA
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 May 1861
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: The Peach Melba is a classic dessert, invented in 1892 or 1893 by the French chef Auguste Escoffier at the Savoy Hotel, London to honour the Australian soprano, Dame Nellie Melba. Melba was the first Australian to appear on the cover of Time magazine, in April 1927.

NORA EPHRON
 
Date Born: Monday 19 May 1941
 
Description: American filmmaker, director, producer, screenwriter, novelist, playwright, journalist, author
 
Summary: She is best known for her romantic comedies and was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Writing (Original Screenplay): for Silkwood, When Harry Met Sally... and Sleepless in Seattle.

PAUL WILLIAMS
 
Date Born: Wednesday 19 May 1948
 
Description: American music journalist and writer
 
Summary: He was also the author of more than 25 books, of which the best-known are Outlaw Blues, Das Energi, and Bob Dylan: Performing Artist, the acclaimed three-part series.

PETE TOWNSHEND
 
Date Born: Saturday 19 May 1945
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: His career with The Who spans more than forty years, during which time the band grew to be considered one of the most influential bands of the rock era.

PHIL RUDD
 
Date Born: Wednesday 19 May 1954
 
Description: Drummer, Australia
 
Summary: Mainly known as the drummer of AC/DC from 1975 to 1983. He rejoined the band in 1994 to the present.

POPS FOSTER
 
Date Born: Thursday 19 May 1892
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: Pops Foster was playing professionally by 1907.

STEVE CURRIE
 
Date Born: Monday 19 May 1947
 
Description: Bassist, UK
 
Summary: After leaving T.Rex he went into session work, working for the likes of Chris Spedding.

STUART CABLE
 
Date Born: Tuesday 19 May 1970
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: Cable had been drumming in his new Welsh band, Killing for Company.

TOM SCOTT
 
Date Born: Wednesday 19 May 1948
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Scott is a member of the The Blues Brothers musical ensemble.

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".

ASTRID KIRSHHERR
 
Date Born: Friday 20 May 1938
 
Description: Photographer, Germany
 
Summary: Her association with The Beatles and her photographs of The Beatles during their Hamburg days.

CHER
 
Date Born: Monday 20 May 1946
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Cher is the only female solo artist to reach the Top Ten of the Billboard Hot 100 in each of the previous four decades.

DANIEL DARC
 
Date Born: Wednesday 20 May 1959
 
Description: Vocalist, France
 
Summary: A French singer, who achieved success with his band Taxi Girl (together with Mirwais Ahmadzaï) between 1978 and 1986, and also as a solo artist.

FELIX ARNDT
 
Date Born: Monday 20 May 1889
 
Description: Pianiist, Composer of music, USA
 
Summary: Arndt is best remembered for his 1915 composition, "Nola", written as an engagement gift to his fiancee and later wife, Nola Locke.

JAMES STEWART
 
Date Born: Wednesday 20 May 1908
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: The son of Elizabeth Ruth and Alexander Maitland Stewart, who owned a hardware store. Stewart's parents were Presbyterian and of Scottish origin.

JIMMIE HENDERSON
 
Date Born: Thursday 20 May 1954
 
Description: Guitarist,USA
 
Summary: James Henderson on guitar entered the band in 1975 and left the band in 1979.

JIMMY BLYTHE
 
Date Born: Monday 20 May 1901
 
Description: Pianist, Composer , USA
 
Summary: An influential American jazz and boogie woogie pianist.

JOE COCKER
 
Date Born: Saturday 20 May 1944
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: Joe Cocker is a white soul singer has had a number of hit singles plus top selling albums through his career.

MILT GABLER
 
Date Born: Saturday 20 May 1911
 
Description: Record Producer, USA
 
Summary: At fifteen, he began working in his father's business, the Commodore Radio Corporation, a radio shop located on East 42nd Street in New York City.

NICK HEYWARD
 
Date Born: Saturday 20 May 1961
 
Description: Vocalist,Composer, UK
 
Summary: Heyward formed Haircut 100 in 1980. During Nick Heyward's time with the band, they had four UK Top 10 singles and their debut album, Pelican West (1982).

PHILLIS THAXTER
 
Date Born: Tuesday 20 May 1919
 
Description: Actress, USA

SHORTY LONG
 
Date Born: Monday 20 May 1940
 
Description: Pianist, USA
 
Summary: Long's biggest hit was "Here Comes The Judge" in 1968, which reached number-four on the R&B charts.

SUSAN COWSILL
 
Date Born: Wednesday 20 May 1959
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
 
Summary: Susan began her musical career with The Cowsills in 1967; she made her debut on We Can Fly, the Cowsills' second MGM Records album released in early 1968.

TERRY SMITH - (British jazz guitarist)
 
Date Born: Thursday 20 May 1943
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Twice winner of the Melody Maker Music Polls, Smith spent the early 1960s playing with the Tony Lee Trio.

VIC AMES
 
Date Born: Thursday 20 May 1926
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Their parents, David and Sarah Urick, were Russian Jewish immigrants from the Ukraine.

 
 
 
 

 
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