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Brent Mydland
 
Date Born: Tuesday 21 October 1952
 
Description: Keyboardist, USA
 
Summary: Mydland was the fourth keyboardist to play for the American rock band the Grateful Dead.

Carrie Fisher
 
Date Born: Sunday 21 October 1956
 
Description: Actress, Author, USA
 
Summary: She made her film debut in the Columbia comedy Shampoo (1975) starring Warren Beatty, Julie Christie and Goldie Hawn, with Lee Grant and Jack Warden.

Charlotte Caffey
 
Date Born: Wednesday 21 October 1953
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: She grew up in Glendale, California, and graduated from Immaculate Heart College.

Dizzy Gillespie
 
Date Born: Sunday 21 October 1917
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
 
Summary: He has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7057 Hollywood Boulevard in the Hollywood section of the City of Los Angeles.

Elvin Bishop
 
Date Born: Wednesday 21 October 1942
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: An American blues and rock and roll musician and guitarist.

Eric Faulkner
 
Date Born: Friday 21 October 1955
 
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, Scottish
 
Summary: Faulkner performed at Guilfest 2006 with 3 Men & Black, featuring Pauline Black from The Selecter.

Jo Lustig
 
Date Born: Wednesday 21 October 1925
 
Description: Manager, UK
 
Summary: He became an apprentice music journalist, meeting up with Gloria Swanson and Mel Brooks.

Julian Cope
 
Date Born: Monday 21 October 1957
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: Cope's musical career began in July 1977, as bass player with a mythical Liverpool punk rock band known as "Crucial Three".

Lee Loughnane
 
Date Born: Monday 21 October 1946
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
 
Summary: The group has been one of the very few groups to last through the sixties through to the 21st century.

Mandy Rice-davies
 
Date Born: Saturday 21 October 1944
 
Description: British former model and showgirl, UK
 
Summary: Her association with Christine Keeler, which discredited the Conservative government of British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan in 1963.

Manfred Mann - (musician)
 
Date Born: Monday 21 October 1940
 
Description: Keyboards, UK
 
Summary: He began to write for Jazz News under the pseudonym Manfred Manne after jazz drummer Shelly Manne.

Mel Street
 
Date Born: Monday 21 October 1935
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Street was born in Rowe, Virginia to a coal mining family. Publications cite his year of birth as 1933, although his family maintains that he was born in 1935

Monk Montgomery
 
Date Born: Friday 21 October 1921
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: Montgomery was the older brother of guitarist Wes Montgomery; younger brother, Buddy Montgomery plays vibraphone and piano.

Norman Wright
 
Date Born: Thursday 21 October 1937
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: The group charted world wide with ’COME GO WITH ME’ - 1957

Samuel Francis Smith
 
Date Born: Friday 21 October 1808
 
Description: Lyricist, USA
 
Summary: The house Smith lived in is now a Phillips Academy dormitory called America House, or A-House for short.

Sheila Jones
 
Date Born: Wednesday 21 October 1936
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: They were probably Britain's only serious rivals to the Beverley Sisters as a closely harmonising girl group.

Steve Cropper
 
Date Born: Tuesday 21 October 1941
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Instrumentalists, USA
 
Summary: As a house guitarist, he played on hundreds of records, from "(Sittin' on) the Dock of the Bay", cowritten with Otis Redding, to Sam and Dave's "Soul Man"

Steve Lukather
 
Date Born: Monday 21 October 1957
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: He first played keyboards and drums, and then taught himself how to play the guitar starting at age seven, when his father bought him a Kay acoustic guitar.

Annette Funicello
 
Date Born: Thursday 22 October 1942
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: Hits included "Train of Love" (written by Paul Anka) and "Pineapple Princess".

Bobby Fuller
 
Date Born: Sunday 22 October 1933
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: His last major success was a rocker in the style of Eddie Cochran SATURDAY NIGHT - 1966

Catherine Deneuve
 
Date Born: Friday 22 October 1943
 
Description: Actress, Model, France
 
Summary: Deneuve was born one of four daughters to French stage and film actor Maurice Dorléac and actress Renée Deneuve.

Christopher Lloyd
 
Date Born: Saturday 22 October 1938
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: His first major motion picture role was as a psychiatric patient in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and the eccentric inventor Emmett "Doc" Brown in the Back to the Future.

Dory Previn
 
Date Born: Thursday 22 October 1925
 
Description: Lyricist, USA
 
Summary: Previn was born in Rahway, New Jersey, the eldest daughter in a strict Catholic family of Irish origin.

Eddie Brigati
 
Date Born: Monday 22 October 1945
 
Description: Vocalist
 
Summary: The (Young) Rascals were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997.

Elizabeth Connell
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 October 1946
 
Description: Vocalist, SA
 
Summary: She was acclaimed for her performances of the great Strauss, Verdi and Wagner heroines.

Franz Liszt
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 October 1811
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, Hungarian
 
Summary: Liszt's father Adam List would have been Germans too. Adam List was in his youth registered as "Adamus Matthäus Liszt, natio et locus natalis Germanus", "Adam Matthäus Liszt, of German nationality and origin". Liszt's mother Anna Maria Lager was of Austrian origin, which in those days was also regarded as German.

Glenda Raymond
 
Date Born: Sunday 22 October 1922
 
Description: Vocalist, Soprano, Australia
 
Summary: Glenda Raymond became famous at the age of 24.

Jeff Goldblum
 
Date Born: Wednesday 22 October 1952
 
Description: Actor,USA
 
Summary: For several years, Goldblum was the voice for most U.S. Apple commercials, including advertisements for the iMac and iBook. He also voices some U.S. Toyota commercials as well as Procter & Gamble's facial cream line.

Joan Fontaine
 
Date Born: Monday 22 October 1917
 
Description: Actress, US
 
Summary: Joan made her stage debut in the West Coast production of Call It A Day in 1935 and was soon signed to an RKO contract. In later life she appeared on Broadway in Forty Carrots.

Mitch Mcdonald
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 October 1985
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: MacDonald is from Port Hood, Nova Scotia on Cape Breton Island. He grew up in a family of seven siblings.

Robert Benedetto - Guitars
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 October 1946
 
Description: Luthier, Manafacturer, USA
 
Summary: Benedetto was noted for his guitars starting in the 1970s

Slim Newton
 
Date Born: Saturday 22 October 1932
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , Composer, Australia
 
Summary: Mainly known for writing - Theres A Redback On The Toilet Seat in 1972. This was his first release aged 39.

Timothy Leary
 
Date Born: Friday 22 October 1920
 
Description: Pioneer of the mind, USA
 
Summary: 1966, Leary founded the League for Spiritual Discovery, a religion declaring LSD as its holy sacrament, in part as an unsuccessful attempt to maintain legal status for the use of LSD and other psychedelics for the religion's adherents, based on a "freedom of religion" argument.

Zac Hanson
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 October 1985
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: Zac Hanson was born in Arlington, Virginia. He is the third child of Clarke Walker Hanson and Diana Frances Hanson.

Charlie Foxx
 
Date Born: Monday 23 October 1939
 
Description: Vocalist
 
Summary: They were known for their exciting live performances, of which a highlight was Inez's rendition of "I Stand Accused".

Diana Dors
 
Date Born: Friday 23 October 1931
 
Description: Actress, Singer, GB
 
Summary: Dors image was included with her permission on The Beatles Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album cover art, as the blonde in the front row on the right in the gold dress and white gloves.

Ellie Greenwich
 
Date Born: Wednesday 23 October 1940
 
Description: Composer, USA
 
Summary: One of Americas greatest popular song writers of her time.

Ernie Watts
 
Date Born: Tuesday 23 October 1945
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, Clarinetist, USA
 
Summary: Ernie also was also a featured soloist on many of Marvin Gaye's original albums on Motown during the 1970s.

Goldie Harvey
 
Date Born: Sunday 23 October 1983
 
Description: Vocalist, Nigeria
 
Summary: She appeared on Big Brother Africa in 2012 which was her first TV appearance.

Greg Ridley
 
Date Born: Thursday 23 October 1947
 
Description: Bassist, UK
 
Summary: Greg Ridley first entered music using the name Dino, part of a local band called "Dino & the Danubes", and then moved through some other outfits such as the "Ramrods".

Gummo Marx
 
Date Born: Sunday 23 October 1892
 
Description: Management, USA
 
Summary: Three of his brothers Groucho, Chico, and Harpo were given their nicknames during a card game at the Orpheum Theatre in Galesburg, Illinois, and the names stuck for their entire lives.

Johnny Carroll
 
Date Born: Wednesday 23 October 1935
 
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: His career ended toward the end of the 1950s, but he made a comeback in 1974 with a Gene Vincent tribute song.

Johnny Carson
 
Date Born: Friday 23 October 1925
 
Description: Talk Show Host, USA
 
Summary: Carson was born to parents Homer Lloyd Carson, a power company manager, and Ruth Hook Carson. Paul Anka wrote the theme song "Johnny's Theme", a reworking of an earlier Anka song.

Kelly Marie
 
Date Born: Wednesday 23 October 1957
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Scotland
 
Summary: Known for the song "Feel's Like I'm In Love", written by Ray Dorset of "Mungo Jerry" fame.

Michael Crichton
 
Date Born: Friday 23 October 1942
 
Description: Author, film producer, film director, screenwriter, television producer
 
Summary: In 1994 Crichton became the only creative artist ever to have works simultaneously charting at No. 1 in television, film, and book sales (with ER, Jurassic Park, and Disclosure, respectively).

Mirwais Ahmadzai
 
Date Born: Sunday 23 October 1960
 
Description: Vocalist, Record producer and songwriter, France
 
Summary: Mirwais Ahmadzaï, more commonly known as Mirwais, (born 1960) is a Paris based record producer and songwriter. He was born in Switzerland to an Afghan father and an Italian mother. He is a leader in the French style of progressive electronic dance music and progressive electronica. A former member of the defunct 1980s group Taxi Girl, he was re-discovered by Madonna in the late 1990s, when he submitted a demo to her then record label, Maverick Records.

Stan Walker
 
Date Born: Tuesday 23 October 1990
 
Description: Singer, actor, television personality, NZ
 
Summary: In 2009, Walker was the winner of the seventh and last season of Australian Idol.

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.

Wurzel
 
Date Born: Sunday 23 October 1994
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: In 1987 Wurzel recorded his first solo album, "Bess", that was not so far removed from the Motorhead sound.

Barry Ryan
 
Date Born: Sunday 24 October 1948
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: Barry and his twin brother Paul began to perform at the age of fifteen.

Ben Gillies
 
Date Born: Wednesday 24 October 1979
 
Description: Drummer, Australian
 
Summary: When not touring with Silverchair, Ben teaches drums part-time through music tuition school, Rosie's School of Rock, in Newcastle, Australia.

Bev Harrell
 
Date Born: Thursday 24 October 1946
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: Bev Harrell was one of the most popular female solo singers in Australia in the late 1960s.

Big Bopper - Jp Richardson
 
Date Born: Friday 24 October 1930
 
Description: Vocalist , DJ, USA
 
Summary: His father was an oil field worker and driller. He had two younger brothers, Cecil and James. He graduated from Beaumont High School in 1947.

Bill Wyman
 
Date Born: Saturday 24 October 1936
 
Description: Bassist, UK
 
Summary: Wyman has kept a journal since he was a child after the second World War. It has been useful to him as an author who has written seven books, selling two million copies.

Dale Griffin
 
Date Born: Sunday 24 October 1948
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: During the 1980s, Griffin produced albums for Hanoi Rocks and The Cult and the Department S hit 'Is Vic There?', among others

David Nelson
 
Date Born: Saturday 24 October 1936
 
Description: Actor, director, producer
 
Summary: Nelson is the older brother of late singer Ricky Nelson.

Gilbert Becaud
 
Date Born: Monday 24 October 1927
 
Description: Vocalist, France
 
Summary: His first hit in the English-speaking world was Jane Morgan's cover version of Le Jour où la Pluie Viendra (as The Days The Rains Came, with English lyrics by Carl Sigman) in 1958.

Jerry Edmonton
 
Date Born: Thursday 24 October 1946
 
Description: Drummer, Canada
 
Summary: Steppenwolf is a Canadian hard rock group that was prominent in the late 1960s. The group was formed in 1967 in Toronto by vocalist John Kay, guitarist Michael Monarch, bassist Rushton Moreve, keyboardist Goldy McJohn and drummer Jerry Edmonton after the dissolution of its predecessor, The Sparrows.

Jimmy Dawkins
 
Date Born: Saturday 24 October 1936
 
Description: Guitar, vocals, USA
 
Summary: Jimmy Dawkins was a Chicago blues great who earned the somewhat ironic nickname of “Fast Fingers” in that his performances were generally more deliberate and less flashy than that name might convey.

Kevin Kline
 
Date Born: Friday 24 October 1947
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
 
Summary: Kline was born to Robert Joseph Kline, a classical music buff who owned and operated The Record Bar, the largest toy and record store in St. Louis, and mother Peggy.

Monica
 
Date Born: Friday 24 October 1980
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Songwriter, USA
 
Summary: In 2000, Monica made her sensational acting debut in the third drama from MTV Films film Love Song, as Camille Livingston.

Paul Ryan
 
Date Born: Sunday 24 October 1948
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: The son of pop singer Marion Ryan and producer Lloyd Sapherson, Paul and his twin brother Barry began to perform at the age of fifteen. In 1965 they signed a recording contract with Decca and under the name of "Paul & Barry Ryan"

Rowland S. Howard
 
Date Born: Saturday 24 October 1959
 
Description: Guitarist, Australia
 
Summary: Australian rock musician, guitarist and songwriter, best known for his work with the post-punk group The Birthday Party.

Sanford Clark
 
Date Born: Thursday 24 October 1935
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: An American country-rockabilly singer and guitarist best known for his 1956 hit "The Fool".

Simon Gallaher
 
Date Born: Friday 24 October 1958
 
Description: Vocalist, actor, director and pianist, Australia
 
Summary: Gallaher is a theatrical star, a singer, a musician, pianist, a hit songwriter, and most recently a respected theatrical producer and entrepreneur.

Sonny Terry
 
Date Born: Tuesday 24 October 1911
 
Description: Vocalist, Harmonicist, USA
 
Summary: Terry was also in the 1947 original cast of the Broadway musical comedy, Finian's Rainbow.

Ted Templeman
 
Date Born: Tuesday 24 October 1944
 
Description: Vocalist
 
Summary: The group formed in 1963 achieving a hit with ’FEELIN GROOVY’ by Paul Simon.

Chris Norman
 
Date Born: Wednesday 25 October 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Norman was born in Redcar, North Yorkshire. His parents did not intend that he should pursue a stage career, but when he was just three years old, he decided to walk on stage and join the finale line-up for the show in which his parents were appearing.

Chrissy Amphlett
 
Date Born: Sunday 25 October 1959
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: Amphlett has also worked as an actress. She made her film debut in the 1982 film Monkey Grip, and her performance garnered a nomination for Best Supporting Actress in the Australian Film Institute Awards.

Chrissy Amphlett
 
Date Born: Sunday 25 October 1959
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: Amphlett grew up in Geelong and was a student at Belmont High School with Denis Walter. She was a cousin of Australian singer Little Pattie (Patricia Amphlett).

Coc Robicheaux
 
Date Born: Saturday 25 October 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Known by the name Coco Robicheaux, was an American blues musician and artist, from Ascension Parish, Louisiana, United States.

Danny Gans
 
Date Born: Thursday 25 October 1956
 
Description: Vocalist, Comedian, USA
 
Summary: He had been named Las Vegas Entertainer of the Year and his production had also been awarded Show of the Year. As these awards would indicate, his fame was largely centered in Las Vegas.

Earl Palmer
 
Date Born: Saturday 25 October 1924
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: In 2000, he became one of the first session musicians to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Fontella Bass
 
Date Born: Sunday 25 October 1885
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Sam Lewis was a charter member of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers in 1914, and was inducted into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame.

Jeanne Black
 
Date Born: Monday 25 October 1937
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Black first sang on Cliffie Stone's television program, Hometown Jamboree, from 1956 to 1959.

Jeanne Cooper
 
Date Born: Thursday 25 October 1928
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: In 1973 Cooper joined The Young and the Restless as Katherine Chancellor, and remained on the show until her death

Johann Strauss Ii
 
Date Born: Tuesday 25 October 1825
 
Description: Composer, Austria
 
Summary: He is mainly known for his classical waltzes and compositions such as "The Blue Danube". He is the son of composer Johann Strauss I. And the brother of composers Josef Srauss and Eduard Strauss.

John Hall - Drummer
 
Date Born: Friday 25 October 1946
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: The year 1968 saw the release of "I Get So Excited" which appeared in the Top 50 of the UK Singles Chart. It was reported in September 1969 that all five members of the group had been injured in Germany, when their car ran off an autobahn in a gale.

Jon Anderson
 
Date Born: Wednesday 25 October 1944
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: He is also an accomplished solo artist, and has collaborated with the Greek musician Vangelis, creating the duo "Jon & Vangelis".

Katy Perry
 
Date Born: Thursday 25 October 1984
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Perry's mother reportedly told British tabloid Daily Mail that she dislikes her daughter's music, calling it "shameful and disgusting".

Marion Ross
 
Date Born: Thursday 25 October 1928
 
Description: Actress,USA
 
Summary: Ross made her 1953 film debut in Forever Female, starring Ginger Rogers and William Holden. She found steady work in film, appearing in The Glenn Miller Story (1954), Sabrina (1954), Teacher's Pet (1957), and Operation Petticoat (1959).

Mary Schneider
 
Date Born: Tuesday 25 October 1932
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: Mary Schneider is an Australian performer, renowned for yodelling works of classic composers.

Paul Hancox
 
Date Born: Saturday 25 October 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: The Mindbenders were originally the backing group for Wayne Fontana was a 1960s beat group from Manchester, England.

Peter Lieberson
 
Date Born: Friday 25 October 1946
 
Description: Composer of music, USA
 
Summary: His father, Goddard Lieberson, was president of Columbia Records.

Robbie Mcintosh
 
Date Born: Friday 25 October 1957
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: McIntosh is well known as a session guitarist and member of "The Pretenders" and "John Mayer Band" and "Paul McCartney's band".

Sam M. Lewis
 
Date Born: Sunday 25 October 1885
 
Description: Composer of music, Lyricist, USA
 
Summary: One of his best-known songs was released in October 1956 by Guy Mitchell and spent nine weeks at #1 on the U.S.

Tara Maclean
 
Date Born: Thursday 25 October 1973
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Canada
 
Summary: Her first live appearance in Vancouver was at Nettwerk Record's 10 Year Anniversary Show at the Vogue Theater.

Terumasa Hino
 
Date Born: Sunday 25 October 1942
 
Description: Trumpeter, Japan
 
Summary: He became an idol in Japan later giving all the trimmings and such up and moving to the United States.

Blind Lemon Jefferson
 
Date Born: Friday 26 October 1894
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Jefferson was born in town of Coutchman, Texas, the son of Alex and Clarricy Jefferson.

Charlie Barnet
 
Date Born: Sunday 26 October 1913
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
 
Summary: He was one of the first of the big band leaders in the mid thirties.

Eddie Henderson
 
Date Born: Saturday 26 October 1940
 
Description: Trumpeter
 
Summary: Henderson's mother was one of the dancers in the original Cotton Club. She had a twin sister, and they were called The Brown Twins. They would dance with Bill "Bojangles" Robinson and the Nicholas Brothers

Guy Sebastian
 
Date Born: Monday 26 October 1981
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: Winner of the first Australian Idol TV talent competition quest in 2003.

Jaclyn Smith
 
Date Born: Friday 26 October 1945
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Jacquelyn Ellen "Jaclyn" Smith is an American actress and businesswoman. She is best known as Kelly Garrett in the iconic television series Charlie's Angels, and was the only original female lead to remain with the series for its complete run.

James E Myers
 
Date Born: Sunday 26 October 1919
 
Description: American songwriter, actor, producer, and raconteur.
 
Summary: Co-writer of "Rock Around the Clock" for which he used the pseudonym "Jimmy DeKnight". Myers co-wrote the song with Max C. Freedman, though doubt has been cast as to whether Myers actually participated in the writing of the song.

Jim Mccann
 
Date Born: Thursday 26 October 1944
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Ireland
 
Summary: McCann subsequently performed alongside Kelly in the original cast of Jesus Christ Superstar in 1973, in the role of Peter.

John Bishop
 
Date Born: Monday 26 October 1903
 
Description: Pianist, Australia
 
Summary: Chairman of the UNESCO Committee for Music and as Federal President of the Arts Council of Australia

Julie London
 
Date Born: Tuesday 26 October 1926
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: Born the daughter of Jack and Josephine Peck, who were a vaudeville song and dance team. When she was 14, the family moved to Los Angeles.

Keith Hopwood
 
Date Born: Saturday 26 October 1946
 
Description: Pruduction, GB
 
Summary: Hopwood left Hermins Hermits and started his own music company with the late Derek Lekenby

Keith Urban
 
Date Born: Thursday 26 October 1967
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: Grew up in Australia estalishing himself in the field of country.

Leslie West
 
Date Born: Friday 26 October 1945
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Member and founder of hard rock band ’MOUNTAIN’

Mahalia Jackson
 
Date Born: Thursday 26 October 1911
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Mahalia Jackson - First Queen Of Gospel Music. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum Inductee:

Natalie Merchant
 
Date Born: Saturday 26 October 1963
 
Description: Vocals, Keyboard, Piano, USA
 
Summary: She joined the alternative rock band 10,000 Maniacs in 1981 and left it to begin her solo career in 1993.

Neal Matthews Jr
 
Date Born: Saturday 26 October 1929
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: A 2nd tenor to join the famed ’Jordanaires’ in 1953. He was wih the vocal group through the Presley era up until his death in 2000.

Sharin Anderson
 
Date Born: Monday 26 October 1959
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist
 
Summary: Anderson was born in Ivanhoe, Victoria and grew up in the Montmorency area attending Briar Hill Primary School and Eltham High School.

Tony Pastor
 
Date Born: Saturday 26 October 1907
 
Description: Saxophonist, Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: His sax playing and his vocals were the highlights of each performance.

Amber Joy Poulton
 
Date Born: Monday 27 October 1975
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Australia
 
Summary: Amber supported the legendary Kenny Rogers on his Australian tour last year, and has performed to crowds at the Mildura Country Music Festival, Sydney and Adelaide Fringe Festivals, etc.

Beccy Cole
 
Date Born: Friday 27 October 1972
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Guitrist, Australia
 
Summary: Daughter of Adelaide's popular country rock singer Carole Sturtzel.

Brigette Engerer
 
Date Born: Monday 27 October 1952
 
Description: Pianist. France
 
Summary: In 1980, her career took a decisive turn when Herbert von Karajan invited her to play with the Berlin Philharmonic.

Clifford Antone
 
Date Born: Thursday 27 October 1949
 
Description: Founder of record label, Management.
 
Summary: He was the founder of the blues club in Austin, Texas, "Sixth Street". And also mentor to musicians Stevie Ray Vaughan and Jimmie Vaughan.

Don Partridge
 
Date Born: Monday 27 October 1941
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: Legendary busker and one-man band Don Partridge rose to fame in the late sixties with his chart hit single 'Rosie' and became a household name.

Elliot Del Borgo
 
Date Born: Thursday 27 October 1938
 
Description: American composer for winds and strings.
 
Summary: An award-winning member of ASCAP, former Professor of Music at the Crane School of Music, and composer of music for 1980 Olympic Winter Games in Lake Placid, much of Del Borgo's work is available from several leading publishers.

Jack Carson
 
Date Born: Thursday 27 October 1910
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Carson sought work in Hollywood, initially landing bit roles at RKO. Radio also proved to be a source of employment for the team following a 1938 appearance on the Bing Crosby Kraft Music Hall program.

Jane Connell
 
Date Born: Tuesday 27 October 1925
 
Description: Actress, Comedian, USA

John Cleese
 
Date Born: Friday 27 October 1939
 
Description: Actor, Director, and Producer, UK
 
Summary: His three memorable motion pictures include Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Life of Brian and The Meaning of Life.

Lee Greenwood
 
Date Born: Tuesday 27 October 1942
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: His beginings were playing the saxophone and in the late sixties he became a member of 'The Chester Smith Band'.

Nathan Foley
 
Date Born: Saturday 27 October 1979
 
Description: Vocalist, Dancer, Actor, Australian
 
Summary: Nathan has toured the world 9 times to packed crowds and has just completed a successful 2 month tour of the U.k selling more tickets than Kylie Minogue, A.C.D.C and performing to a sold out show at the Carling London Apollo

Niccolo Paganini
 
Date Born: Sunday 27 October 1782
 
Description: Violinist, violist, guitarist, and composer. Italy
 
Summary: He was one of the most celebrated violin virtuosi of his time, and left his mark as one of the pillars of modern violin technique.

Ruby Dee
 
Date Born: Monday 27 October 1924
 
Description: Vocalist, actress, poet, playwright, screenwriter, journalist, activist, USA
 
Summary: She is a recipient of the National Medal of Arts and the Kennedy Center Honors, among scores of others awards.

Simon Le Bon
 
Date Born: Monday 27 October 1958
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: The group charted with ’HUNGRY LIKE THE WOLF’ - 1982

Warren Targett
 
Date Born: Wednesday 27 October 1943
 
Description: Singer, Composer, Guitarist, Australia.
 
Summary: In his shows, Warren presents a wide variety of music. He has no preferences.

 
 
 
 
 
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