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Ade Monsbourgh
 
Date Born: Saturday 17 February 1917
 
Description: Saxophonist, Trumpeter, Australia
 
Summary: Born in Melbourne, Monsbourgh played mouth organ as a child and took piano lessons from the age of eight. His upper middle-class family lived in Kew.

Alan Bates
 
Date Born: Saturday 17 February 1934
 
Description: Actor, UK
 
Summary: Bates was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 1996, and was knighted in 2003. He was an Associate Member of RADA and was a patron of The Actors Centre, Covent Garden, London from 1994 until his death in 2003.

Angela Miller
 
Date Born: Thursday 17 February 1994
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: An American singer from Beverly, Massachusetts. She is currently a Top 6 finalist on the twelfth season of American Idol.

Barry Humphries
 
Date Born: Saturday 17 February 1934
 
Description: Actor, Producer, Writer, Comedian, Australia
 
Summary: Barry Humphries was born in the Melbourne suburb of Camberwell in Victoria, Australia. His grandfather was an immigrant to Australia from Manchester, England. His father was a well-to-do construction manager and Barry grew up in a clean, tasteful and modern home in Camberwell, then one of Melbourne’s new garden suburbs.

Bob Mcbride
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 February 1946
 
Description: Vocalist, Canada
 
Summary: The Toronto-born Bob McBride attended North Toronto Collegiate Institute in his youth.

Bobby Lewis
 
Date Born: Friday 17 February 1933
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: "Tossin' And Turnin'" is on the CD "The Golden Age Of American Rock 'n' Roll, Vol. 1".

Buck Trent
 
Date Born: Thursday 17 February 1938
 
Description: Banjoist, USA
 
Summary: He was a member of Porter Wagoner's "Wagon Masters" from 1962 to 1973, and also appeared on the Roy Clark Show and Hee Haw.

Buddy Defranco
 
Date Born: Saturday 17 February 1923
 
Description: Clarinetist, USA
 
Summary: DeFranco was perhaps the only major jazz clarinet player to adapt to this change, and until the 1980's, he was the only notable jazz musician who played clarinet exclusively.

Charlie Spivak
 
Date Born: Friday 17 February 1905
 
Description: Trumpeter and bandleader, USA
 
Summary: He played with Paul Specht's band for most of 1924 to 1930, then spent time with Ben Pollack (1931–1934), the Dorsey brothers (1934–1935), and Ray Noble (1935– 1936). He played on "Solo Hop" in 1935 by Glenn Miller and His Orchestra.

David Mccomb
 
Date Born: Saturday 17 February 1962
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia.
 
Summary: David McComb was born in Perth, the youngest of four boys. Both their parents were doctors, their father, Dr Harold McComb, a prominent plastic surgeon and their mother, Dr Athel Hockey.

Denise Richards
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 February 1971
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: Richards was born in Downers Grove, Illinois, the daughter of Joni, a coffee shop owner, and Irv Richards, a telephone engineer. She has one sister, Michelle.

Derek Pellicci
 
Date Born: Tuesday 17 February 1953
 
Description: Drummer, Australia
 
Summary: Pellicci played drums on John Farnham's adult contemporary album Uncovered.

Dodie Stevens
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 February 1946
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: "Pink Shoe Laces" reached #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and it sold over one million copies, and was awarded a gold disc.

Ed Sheeran
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 February 1991
 
Description: Singer-songwriter, producer, musician, UK
 
Summary: In 2012, Sheeran began to rise to fame in the United States. He made a guest appearance on Taylor Swift's fourth album Red and wrote songs for the boyband One Direction.

Gene Pitney
 
Date Born: Monday 17 February 1941
 
Description: Vocalist, Guiarist, USA
 
Summary: Through the mid-1960s, he enjoyed considerable success on both sides of the Atlantic, and charted more than 20 Top 40 hit singles.

Hal Holbrook
 
Date Born: Tuesday 17 February 1925
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Holbrook was born in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of Aileen a vaudeville dancer, and Harold Rowe Holbrook, Sr.P/A

John Leyton
 
Date Born: Saturday 17 February 1940
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, UK
 
Summary: John Leyton was born on Feb. 17th 1939 at Frinton-On Sea, Essex, England, to parents of show business background. His father owned several cinemas and his mother acted under the name of 'Babs Walters' on the London stage. NPA

Johnny Bush
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 February 1935
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Born in the blue-collar neighborhood of Kashmere Gardens in Houston, Texas, Bush listened to the western swing music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys and the honky-tonk sounds of artists like Ernest Tubb, Lefty Frizzell and Hank Thompson.

Mike Sanchez
 
Date Born: Monday 17 February 1964
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Piano, UK
 
Summary: Sanchez was born in London residing in the city. His family later moved to the Bewdley, Worcestershire area. As a teenager, Sanchez took up playing the guitar and soon formed a rockabilly trio, "The Rockets".

Noble "thin Man" Watts
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 February 1926
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
 
Summary: He appeared on American Bandstand with Johnny Mathis in 1957, and performed in the house band at a Harlem club owned by boxer Sugar Ray Robinson.

Rene Russo
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 February 1954
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: a Sicilian/Italian American, was born in Burbank, California, the daughter of Shirley (née Balocca), a factory worker and barmaid, and Nino Russo, a sculptor and car mechanic who left the family when Rene was two.

Tweed Harris
 
Date Born: Monday 17 February 1941
 
Description: Keyboardist , Composer, Arranger, Producer, Australia
 
Summary: Born in South Australia in 1941, Tweed's first major musical venture was Adelaide band The Clefs, which later became Levi Smith's Clefs.

Bobby Hunter
 
Date Born: Thursday 18 February 1943
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: He is mainly known for his years singing at the ’Palais’ in Adelaide fronting ’The Esquires’ where he stayed until the closure.

Ciaran Bourke
 
Date Born: Monday 18 February 1935
 
Description: Vocalist, Irelannd
 
Summary: Ciarán Bourke was born in Dublin on 18 February 1935, but lived most of his life in Tallaght, County Dublin.

Cybill Shepherd
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 February 1950
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Star of The TV series ’Moonlighting’ with co star Bruce Willis.She dated Elvis Presley in the early 1970s and cared for him but could not handle his dependence on drugs and ultimately chose her boyfriend, film director Peter Bogdanovich, over Presley. P/A

Irma Thomas
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 February 1941
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: She often headlined at her own club, which is now out of business due to the effects of Hurricane Katrina.

Jack Palance
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 February 1919
 
Description: Actor
 
Summary: Palance, one of five children, born the son of Anna and Ivan John Palahniuk, who was an anthracite coal miner.

John Travolta
 
Date Born: Thursday 18 February 1954
 
Description: Actor, Singer, Dancer, USA
 
Summary: An Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe Award-winning American actor, dancer, and singer.

Juice Newton
 
Date Born: Monday 18 February 1952
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: In 2005, Juice Newton appeared on the TV show "Hit Me Baby One More Time" on which she performed a well-received rendition of Ashlee Simpson's "Pieces Of Me" and a truncated version of "Queen of Hearts".

Keith Knudsen
 
Date Born: Wednesday 18 February 1948
 
Description: Drummer, vocalist and songwriter.
 
Summary: He became the drummer for the organist and vocalist Lee Michaels.

Matt Dillon
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 February 1964
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Born to second-generation Irish American Catholic parents Paul Dillon a painter and sales manager, a packing material manufacturer and Mary Ellen. He has one sister and four brothers. P/A

Molly Ringwald
 
Date Born: Sunday 18 February 1968
 
Description: Actress, Singer, Dancer, USA
 
Summary: The daughter of Adele Edith, a housewife and chef, and Robert Scott "Bob" Ringwald, a blind jazz pianist. P/A

Pee Wee King
 
Date Born: Wednesday 18 February 1914
 
Description: Fiddle, Composer, USA
 
Summary: He was born in Milwaukee to a Polish American family and lived in Abrams, Wisconsin.

Randy Crawford
 
Date Born: Monday 18 February 1952
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Crawford appeared at club gigs from Cincinnati to Saint-Tropez, and made her name in mid 1970s in New York, where she sang with jazzmen George Benson and Cannonball Adderley.

Robbie Bachman
 
Date Born: Wednesday 18 February 1953
 
Description: Drummer, Canadian
 
Summary: Robin "Robbie" Bachman is a drummer and the youngest brother of Canadian guitarist, singer, and songwriter, Randy Bachman.

Sean Watkins
 
Date Born: Friday 18 February 1977
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Songwriter. USA
 
Summary: Sean Watkins began his tenure with Nickel Creek playing mandolin, but later switched to guitar. The band has released three albums and a CD composed of their hits (called Reasons Why:

Susan Cowan
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 February 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Canada
 
Summary: Born in Ontario but later moved to Nova Scotia with her family.

Tommy Hunt
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 February 1933
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Born to Georgianna Derico, Hunt started his life in Pittsburgh, where his school friends, nicknamed him Tommy and it has stayed with him throughout his entire life.

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.

Andy Powell
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 February 1950
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Has appeared on recordings of both Ringo Starr and George Harrison. P/A

Benicio Del Toro
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 February 1967
 
Description: Actor and film producer, Puerto Rico
 
Summary: Benicio del Toro was born in San German, on the southwest side of the island of Puerto Rico, and grew up in Santurce, a district of San Juan. He is the son of Gustavo Adolfo del Toro Bermúdez and Fausta. Genoveva Sánchez Rivera, who were both lawyers.[

Bobby Rogers
 
Date Born: Monday 19 February 1940
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: An American soul singer and songwriter, notable as a member of Motown Records' first signed act and first million selling group The Miracles from 1956 until 2011. He was inducted along with the other members of the Miracles with the exception of Smokey Robinson in 2012 to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Rogers was the grandfather of R&B singer Brandi Williams from R&B girl group Blaque.

Bonico Del Toro
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 February 1967
 
Description: Actor, producer

David Murray
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 February 1995
 
Description: Tenor saxophone and sometimes bass clarinet.
 
Summary: Murray was a founding member of the World Saxophone Quartet with Oliver Lake, Julius Hemphill and Hamiet Bluiett.

Jeff Daniels
 
Date Born: Saturday 19 February 1955
 
Description: Actor, Playwright, USA
 
Summary: Daniels was born in Athens, Georgia and grew up in Chelsea, Michigan, where his father, Robert Lee Daniels, ran a local lumber yard. NPA

Justine Bateman
 
Date Born: Saturday 19 February 1966
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Justine Bateman became interested in acting when her younger brother, Jason Bateman, joined the cast of Little House on the Prairie. She began working as a professional actress at the age of 11. P/A

Mark Andes
 
Date Born: Thursday 19 February 1948
 
Description: Bassist, USA

Marshall Barer
 
Date Born: Monday 19 February 1923
 
Description: Lyricist, librettist, singer, songwriter and director.
 
Summary: Marshall Barer began his career as a lyricist and song writer in the late 1940s while working as a very successful commercial artist/designer in New York. His most-heard song is the Mighty Mouse Theme (Here I Come to Save the Day) for the famous cartoons.

Merle Oberon
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 February 1911
 
Description: Actress, Bombay
 
Summary: Merle Oberon has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (at 6250 Hollywood Boulevard) for her contributions to Motion Pictures.

Ron Mathewson
 
Date Born: Saturday 19 February 1944
 
Description: Double bassist, Scotland
 
Summary: In 1962, Mathewson was in Germany playing professionally with a Scottish Dixieland band.

Saul Chaplin
 
Date Born: Monday 19 February 1912
 
Description: Composer and musical director.
 
Summary: He won Academy Awards for Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, An American in Paris and West Side Story as well as a nomination for High Society.

Seal
 
Date Born: Tuesday 19 February 1963
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Known professionally by his first name, Seal is known for his numerous international hits and his marriage to supermodel Heidi Klum.

Smokey Robinson
 
Date Born: Monday 19 February 1940
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: In November 2007, Robinson toured Australia and performed with Australian band Human Nature.

Stan Kenton
 
Date Born: Monday 19 February 1912
 
Description: Pianist, Arranger, Composer, USA
 
Summary: He attended Bell High School, in Bell, California, where he graduated in 1930.

Tony Iommi
 
Date Born: Thursday 19 February 1948
 
Description: Guitarist
 
Summary: Black Sabbath were bigger in the USA than in England. P/A

Alan Hull
 
Date Born: Tuesday 20 February 1945
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Hull took up the guitar as a boy and became a member of the band The Chosen Few. P/A

Barbara Ellis
 
Date Born: Tuesday 20 February 1940
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Member of The Fleetwoods' version of "Come Softly To Me" and "Mr Blue" which were major Australian hits in the fifties. NPA

Bob Horn
 
Date Born: Sunday 20 February 1916
 
Description: TV host, USA
 
Summary: Horn was the first compare of the show and was later to be replaced by Dick Clark.

Brian Littrell
 
Date Born: Thursday 20 February 1975
 
Description: Singer-songwriter, actor, USA
 
Summary: Brian Littrell was born in Lexington, Kentucky, United States. He has an older brother, and is the cousin of fellow Backstreet Boys member Kevin Richardson. He first started to sing in the choir of his Lexington Baptist church.

Buffy Saint- Marie
 
Date Born: Thursday 20 February 1941
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer , USA
 
Summary: Buffy Sainte-Marie was born on the Piapot Cree reserve in the Qu'Appelle valley, Saskatchewan. She was orphaned and later adopted and grew up in Maine and Massachusetts with parents Albert and Winifred Sainte-Marie who were related to her biological parents.

Cindy Crawford
 
Date Born: Sunday 20 February 1966
 
Description: Model, Actress, USA
 
Summary: Born to John "Dan" Crawford and Jennifer Sue Walker Crawford in 1966.Crawford graduated from DeKalb High School in 1984, as valedictorian.

Kurt Cobain
 
Date Born: Monday 20 February 1967
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Guitarist,USA
 
Summary: In the years following his death, Cobain is now often remembered as one of the most iconic rock musicians in the history of alternative music.

Larry Hovis
 
Date Born: Thursday 20 February 1936
 
Description: Actor, Singer, USA
 
Summary: In 1965, Hovis was cast as "Sgt. Andrew Carter" in the television show Hogan's Heroes.

Lorraine Wakefield
 
Date Born: Tuesday 20 February 1934
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: Lorraine has been the Entertainment Officer for the Adelaide Country Music Club for 15 years.

Lynda Laurence
 
Date Born: Sunday 20 February 1949
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: A member of The Supremes who formed in 1960. Laurence replaced Cindy Birdsong in 1972.

Nancy Wilson - Jazz Singer
 
Date Born: Saturday 20 February 1937
 
Description: Vocalist, USA - Jazz
 
Summary: An American singer with seventy plus albums, and three Grammy Awards so far in her career. She's been labeled a singer of blues, jazz, cabaret and pop; a "consummate actress"; and "the complete entertainer.

Randy California
 
Date Born: Tuesday 20 February 1951
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer. USA
 
Summary: Randy was born into a musical family in Los Angeles, and spent his early years studying varied styles at the family's Hollywood nightclub.

Sandy Duncan
 
Date Born: Wednesday 20 February 1946
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: She was named one of the "most promising faces of tomorrow" by TIME magazine. In 1971, she starred in the television series Funny Face, later renamed The Sandy Duncan Show.

Sidney Poitier
 
Date Born: Wednesday 20 February 1924
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: In 1963, Poitier became the first black man to win the Academy Award for Best Actor - for his role in Lilies of the Field.

Victor Ray Wilson
 
Date Born: Friday 20 February 1959
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: Beatmaster V was the drummer of Body Count.

Andres Segovia
 
Date Born: Tuesday 21 February 1893
 
Description: Guitarist, Spain
 
Summary: Andrés Torres Segovia, 1st Marquess of Salobreña (21 February 1893–2 June 1987) was a Spanish classical guitarist born in Linares, Spain . NPA

Bobby Charles
 
Date Born: Monday 21 February 1938
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Leonard Chess of Chess records was to discover Bobby Charles in the fifties.

Cathy Richardson
 
Date Born: Friday 21 February 1969
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Songwriter, USA

Cathy Richardson
 
Date Born: Friday 21 February 1969
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: In 2008, Richardson became the new vocalist for San Francisco band Jefferson Starship and appears on the 2008 release Jefferson's Tree of Liberty.

Charlotte Church
 
Date Born: Friday 21 February 1986
 
Description: Vocalist, Wales
 
Summary: Church was raised a Roman Catholic by her mother, Maria, who was separated from Church's biological father. Church was legally adopted by her mother's second husband, James Church in 1998.

Jennifer Love Hewitt
 
Date Born: Wednesday 21 February 1979
 
Description: Vocalist, Compsoer, Actress - 2005
 
Summary: Hewitt was born to Patricia Mae a speech language pathologist, and Herbert Daniel Hewitt, a medical technician.

Kelsey Grammer
 
Date Born: Monday 21 February 1955
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: A six-time Emmy and a two-time Golden Globe-winning American actor best known for his two-decade portrayal of psychiatrist Dr. Frasier Crane in the NBC sitcoms Cheers (nine years) and Frasier.

Mary Chapin Carpenter
 
Date Born: Thursday 21 February 1952
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: As of 2005, she had sold more than 12 million records.

Michael Mcintyre
 
Date Born: Saturday 21 February 1976
 
Description: Comedian, UK
 
Summary: In addition to stand-up, he has hosted his own BBC One comedy programme Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow he has featured in three episodes of Live at the Apollo and in 2011,

Nina Simone
 
Date Born: Tuesday 21 February 1933
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Nina Simone's autobiography, I Put a Spell on You, was published in 1992 and she recorded her last album, A Single Woman in 1993.

Peter Hitchener
 
Date Born: Thursday 21 February 1946
 
Description: An Australian television presenter, Australia
 
Summary: He has been chief newsreader for Melbourne's edition of Nine News since 1998, and prior to that was weekend newsreader.

Tyne Daly
 
Date Born: Thursday 21 February 1946
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Daly is the daughter of actor James Daly. Her younger brother is actor Timothy Daly.

Al Sears
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 February 1910
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
 
Summary: Player of Jazz in the fifties - Joined Chick Web’s band plus Johnny Hodges’, Duke Ellington’s and many others.

Bobby Hendricks
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 February 1938
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: From 1961, off and on, through 2008, Bobby Hendricks worked as lead singer with Bill Pinkney's original Drifters

Bradley Nowell
 
Date Born: Thursday 22 February 1968
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Raised in Long Beach, California, Nowell developed an interest in music at a young age.

Christine Keeler
 
Date Born: Sunday 22 February 1942
 
Description: Showgirls, UK
 
Summary: Her involvement with a British government minister discredited the Conservative government of Harold Macmillan in 1963, in what is known as the Profumo Affair.

Del Wood
 
Date Born: Sunday 22 February 1920
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA
 
Summary: A native and lifetime resident of Nashville, Polly was surrounded by the influences of early country music and the remaining vestiges of ragtime, particularly through the guitar pickers.

Drew Barrymore
 
Date Born: Saturday 22 February 1975
 
Description: Actress, producer, director, model, USA
 
Summary: American actress, film producer and film director.

Eddie Snyder
 
Date Born: Saturday 22 February 1919
 
Description: Lyricist, USA
 
Summary: Snyder won a Golden Globe for Best Original Song in a Film in 1966. He studied piano at the Juilliard School before taking a job as a songwriter at the Brill Building.

Guy Mitchell
 
Date Born: Sunday 22 February 1925
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
 
Summary: In 2007, he would have celebrated his 80th birthday anniversary. To commemorate his musical legacy and this landmark year the British division of Sonybmg release "The Essential Collection" CD.

James Blunt
 
Date Born: Friday 22 February 1974
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , Composer, UK
 
Summary: James Blunt's debut single, by "soft release" in the UK was "High".

James Reece
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 February 1881
 
Description: Pianist, Band Leader, USA
 
Summary: Noted for pioneering big bands around 1914. Musical director for dance team Vernon and Irene Castle.

John Mills
 
Date Born: Saturday 22 February 1908
 
Description: Actor, UK
 
Summary: An Academy Award winning English actor, who made more than 120 films in a career spanning seven decades.

Ken G Hall
 
Date Born: Friday 22 February 1901
 
Description: Australian film director

Marnie Nixon
 
Date Born: Saturday 22 February 1930
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: The credits for her many dubbing roles did not appear on the titles of any of the films. Nixon was credited only until the movies were released on Video yearslater.

Mick Green
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 February 1944
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: He played his trademark Fender Telecaster on albums by the likes of Paul McCartney, Bryan Ferry and Van Morrison.

Oliver
 
Date Born: Thursday 22 February 1945
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: In 1983, People magazine ran a feature article on Oliver, describing a happily married father who kept his distance from the music industry.

Rex Stewart
 
Date Born: Friday 22 February 1907
 
Description: Cornetist, USA
 
Summary: He also toured Europe and Australia with Jazz at the Philharmonic from 1947 to 1951.

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

Texas Johnny Brown
 
Date Born: Wednesday 22 February 1928
 
Description: Guitarist, songwriter, singer
 
Summary: Brown's professional music career started in a band called the Aladdin Chickenshackers, who regularly backed Amos Milburn

David Sylvian
 
Date Born: Sunday 23 February 1958
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: His subsequent solo career has been influenced by a variety of musical styles and genres, including jazz, ambient, electronic, and progressive rock.

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.

George Frederick Handel
 
Date Born: Saturday 23 February 1658
 
Description: Composer, Germany
 
Summary: Handel was born in Halle in the Duchy of Magdeburg (province of Brandenburg-Prussia) to Georg and Dorothea Händel in 1685, the same year that both Johann Sebastian Bach and Domenico Scarlatti were born.

Harry Cohn
 
Date Born: Monday 23 February 1891
 
Description: Director
 
Summary: Harry Cohn, sometimes nicknamed King Cohn, was president and production director of Columbia Pictures.

Harry Herni
 
Date Born: Monday 23 February 1948
 
Description: Guitarist, Australia
 
Summary: Harry is one of Adelaide's finest guitarists and session musician. Harry is mainly known for his work with Adelaide's "Harts" during the mid sixties to the early seventies.

Howard Jones
 
Date Born: Wednesday 23 February 1955
 
Description: Vocalist, keyboardists, UK
 
Summary: He is the eldest of four boys (brothers Roy, Martin, and Paul). Born in Southampton, Hampshire, UK, he spent his early years in Stokenchurch, near High Wycombe.

John Norum
 
Date Born: Friday 23 February 1962
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, Norwegian
 
Summary: John Norum is older brother of Swedish songstress Tone Norum.

Johnny Winter
 
Date Born: Sunday 23 February 1941
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: In 1977, he produced the Muddy Waters album Hard Again, and in 1980, Muddy's final effort, King Bee.

Peter Fonda
 
Date Born: Thursday 23 February 1939
 
Description: Actor, Director, USA
 
Summary: Fonda found work on Broadway where he achieved notice in Blood, Sweat and Stanley Poole, before going to Hollywood to make films.

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".

Thom Bresh
 
Date Born: Monday 23 February 1948
 
Description: Singer-songwriter, USA
 
Summary: He has performed alongside performers ranging from Bob Hope to Chet Atkins to Gordon Lightfoot.

 
 
 
 
 
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