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DOC NEESON
 
Date Born: Saturday 4 January 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: On New Year's Eve, 1999, Neeson announced his departure from The Angels at the MGM Grand Darwin Millennium Concert after a major car accident

SANDY DENNY
 
Date Born: Monday 6 January 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Alexandra Elene Maclean Denny, known as Sandy, was born at Nelson Hospital, Kingston Road, Merton Park, and studied classical piano as a child. Her Scottish grandmother was a singer of traditional songs. In 1968, Denny became the lead vocalist for Fairport Convention (replacing Judy Dyble),

DAVID BOWIE
 
Date Born: Wednesday 8 January 1947
 
Description: Vocalist,Actor, Composer, UK
 
Summary: In 1992 he performed his hit "Heroes" and "Under Pressure" (with Annie Lennox) at the Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert.

MARTIN TURNER
 
Date Born: Friday 10 January 1947
 
Description: Bassist, Vocalist. USA
 
Summary: The bass guitarist, lead vocalist and a founder member of the the rock band, Wishbone Ash.

MICKEY FINN - musician
 
Date Born: Saturday 11 January 1947
 
Description: Percussionint. UK
 
Summary: After Bolan and T.Rex's demise, he played sessions for The Blow Monkeys and The Soup Dragons.

JOHN LEES
 
Date Born: Monday 13 January 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Educated at Robin Hill Secondary Modern and Breeze Hill Comprehensive, John went on to study at Oldham School Of Art, where he met Woolly Wolstenholme in 1964.

PETE WATERMAN
 
Date Born: Wednesday 15 January 1947
 
Description: Composer of songs, UK
 
Summary: To date, Waterman has scored a total of twenty two UK number one singles with his various acts and he claims upwards of 500 million sales worldwide. Documented 2009.

GEORGE GRANTHAM
 
Date Born: Monday 20 January 1947
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: Drummer/singer George Grantham is best known as one of the founding members of the band Poco.

JILL EIKENBERRY
 
Date Born: Tuesday 21 January 1947
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: An Obie Award, been nominated five times for an Emmy Award and four Golden Globes, winning one, and was nominated for a Drama Desk Award in 2011.

JIMMY IBBOTSON
 
Date Born: Tuesday 21 January 1947
 
Description: Keyboardist, USA
 
Summary: Jimmy Ibbotson - guitar, bass, mandolin, piano, accordion, drums, flute and vocals (1968-1975 & 1982-2004)

WARREN ZEVON
 
Date Born: Friday 24 January 1947
 
Description: Vocalist. Composer, Pianist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Zevon was born to William "Stumpy" Zevon and mother Beverly Cope Simmons, a Mormon from Salt Lake City, Utah.

NEDRA TALLEY
 
Date Born: Monday 27 January 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: The Ronettes were a girl group of the 1960s from New York City, best known for their work with producer Phil Spector.

STEVE MARRIOTT
 
Date Born: Thursday 30 January 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: Steve Marriott was born to parents Kay and Bill Marriott who lived at Strone Road, Manor Park.

EAROKIN
 
Date Born: Friday 31 January 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, songwriter, musician and comedian, UK
 
Summary: He performs on TV in several countries, particularly in Brazil, Australia and Germany.

MICK HAMILTON
 
Date Born: Saturday 1 February 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Australia
 
Summary: In 2000, Mick released his debut solo album, appropriately titled Alone At Last.

NORMIE ROWE
 
Date Born: Saturday 1 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: Between 1965 and 1967 Normie was Australia's most popular male star but his career was cut short when he was drafted for compulsory military service in late 1967.

DEREK SHULMAN
 
Date Born: Sunday 2 February 1947
 
Description: Multi-instrumentalist, UK
 
Summary: He was the lead vocalist for the band, Gentle Giant.

FARRAH FAWCETT
 
Date Born: Sunday 2 February 1947
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Fawcett, the younger of two daughters, was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, the daughter of Pauline Alice, a homemaker, and James William Fawcett, an oil field contractor.She attended John J. Pershing Middle School in Houston, Texas. She also attended the University of Texas at Austin and was a member of the Delta Delta Delta sorority.

DAVE DAVIES
 
Date Born: Monday 3 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarst, UK
 
Summary: David Russell Gordon Davies, born 3 February 1947, in Fortis Green, London, England. P/E

MELANIE SAFKA
 
Date Born: Monday 3 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist
 
Summary: She was a student at New York's American Academy of Dramatic Arts when she began singing in the folk clubs of Greenwich Village and signed her first recording contract.

EMMYLOU HARRIS
 
Date Born: Tuesday 4 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist. Composer, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Emmylou Harris (born April 2, 1947, Birmingham, Alabama) is a country, folk, alternative rock, and alternative country musician.

JOE ELY
 
Date Born: Sunday 9 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: In the late 1990s Ely was asked to write songs for the soundtrack of Robert Redford's movie The Horse Whisperer, which led to re-forming The Flatlanders.

MAJOR HARRIS
 
Date Born: Sunday 9 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Signing with Atlantic Records, Harris scored a string of R&B hits in the United States, including the Top Ten single "Love Won't Let Me Wait"

KEVIN BLOODY WILSON
 
Date Born: Thursday 13 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Comedian
 
Summary: His songs such as 'LIVING NEXT DOOR TO ALAN' is a clever song written to the tune of 'Living Next Door To Alice' with Alan Bond in mind.

TIM BUCKLEY
 
Date Born: Friday 14 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist,Composer, USA
 
Summary: Born in Washington DC, Buckley lived for 10 years in Amsterdam, New York before moving to southern California.

JOHN ADAMS (composer)
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 February 1947
 
Description: Composer, USA
 
Summary: Adams began composing at the age of ten and first heard his music performed around the age of 13 or 14.

JOHN OBANION
 
Date Born: Sunday 16 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist and actor.
 
Summary: John was the lead singer in Doc Severinsen's band, "Today's Children". He was managed by Bud Robinson, also Doc's manager. They parted ways in early 1974. O'Banion said that Johnny Carson was a big fan and supporter of his career.

RUPERT HOLMES
 
Date Born: Monday 24 February 1947
 
Description: Composer, Producer, Sessions Musician, USA
 
Summary: Holmes was born in England. His father, Leonard Goldstein, was a United States Army Warrant Officer and bandleader, his mother, Gwen, was English, and both were musical.

SANDIE SHAW
 
Date Born: Wednesday 26 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: At that time, many of the population of Dagenham worked at Ford, and although Shaw had gained a place at art college, she turned it down and decided to work at the plant until her singing career took off.

LOUIS CLARK
 
Date Born: Thursday 27 February 1947
 
Description: Keyboardist, UK
 
Summary: He was the conductor of the orchestra and choir hired to back Electric Light Orchestra's sound, introduced on their album Eldorado in 1974.

MIKE BRADY - SINGER
 
Date Born: Friday 28 February 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia,Victoria
 
Summary: After playing in many groups. He started working as a jinglewriter and was very successful. He also started his own record company "Full Moon Records" and a publishing company "Remix Publishing

JEAN CARNE
 
Date Born: Saturday 1 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
 
Summary: Carne is a vocalist credited with a five octave vocal range. Youtube: Jean Carne Closer than Close (live)

JENNIFER WARNES
 
Date Born: Monday 3 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Her desire and ability to sing came early and at age seven she was offered her first recording contract which her father turned down.

JAN GARBAREK
 
Date Born: Tuesday 4 March 1947
 
Description: Flautist and saxophonist
 
Summary: Garbarek gained wider recognition through his work with pianist Keith Jarrett's European Quartet which released the albums Belonging (1974), My Song (1977)

CLODAGH RODGERS
 
Date Born: Wednesday 5 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: In 1965, where she was known as "Cloda Rogers", the name under which she made the 1966 single Stormy Weather/Lonely Room

EDDIE HODGES
 
Date Born: Wednesday 5 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor , USA
 
Summary: Eddie Hodges is a former child actor and recording artist who left show business as an adult.

KIKI DEE
 
Date Born: Thursday 6 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: In the days before BBC Radio 1, Dee was a regular performer of other people's hits on BBC radio, and she starred with a group of session singers in the BBC Two singalong series One More Time.

DONNA LOREN
 
Date Born: Friday 7 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: In 1966, Loren became a co-star with Bobby Rydell on The Milton Berle Show, a variety series hosted by Berle and co-starring Irving Benson.

CAROLE BAYER SAGER
 
Date Born: Saturday 8 March 1947
 
Description: Composer
 
Summary: Sager graduated from New York University, where she majored in English, Dramatic Arts and Speech.

CHRIS THOMPSON
 
Date Born: Sunday 9 March 1947
 
Description: Musician, UK
 
Summary: As a songwriter, his greatest success was contributing to John Farnham's single "You're the Voice" which reached top 10 - positions in many countries across the world.

ALEX HARVEY
 
Date Born: Monday 10 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Canadian
 
Summary: He earned a master’s degree in music from Murray State University in Kentucky.

MARK STEIN
 
Date Born: Tuesday 11 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Stein was a member of group ’The Pigeons and The Vagrants prior to joining Fudge.

DAN ROBINSON
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia

DANNY ROBINSON
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Guitarist, Australia
 
Summary: Warrnambool born and bred dentist's son has been writing country songs for more than a decade. Hit & Run recorded four of the songs on their debut EP.

RY COODER
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 March 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Producer, Composer, USA
 
Summary: He is known for his slide guitar work, his interest in the American roots music, and, more recently, for his collaborations with traditional musicians from many countries.

BJ WILSON
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 March 1947
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: Wilson was the drummer on the film soundtrack of The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

GLENN CLOSE
 
Date Born: Wednesday 19 March 1947
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: She is the voice of Homer Simpson’s Mother Mona in ’THE SIMPSON’S’

DAMITA JO
 
Date Born: Saturday 22 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Actress, Comedian, USA
 
Summary: Signed to Mercury Records by producer Shelby Singleton, Damita Jo supported her Steve Allen-penned debut single "It Takes a Little Loneliness" with an appearance on Allen's late-night television showcase

ELTON JOHN
 
Date Born: Tuesday 25 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: John was born in Pinner, Middlesex in a council house of his maternal grandparents, with whom his newlywed parents (Sheila Eileen (Harris) and Stanley Dwight) were living.

JOHN ROWLES
 
Date Born: Wednesday 26 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, New Zealand
 
Summary: Rowles is part Mâori. His father, Eddie Hohapata Rowles, played for the 1938 Mâori All Blacks. His mother was Pakeha. He was bought up in Kawerau, in the North Island of New Zealand.

BOBBY KIMBALL
 
Date Born: Saturday 29 March 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
 
Summary: In 1974, Bobby Kimball left Louisiana and moved to Los Angeles where he joined 3 members from the defunct band, Three Dog Night.

CHARLES PITTS
 
Date Born: Monday 7 April 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: YOUTUBE: The Bo-Keys performing "Theme From Shaft" at Music City Roots live from the Loveless Cafe on 7.20.2011.

PETER TILBROOK
 
Date Born: Monday 7 April 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: Peter became a member of ’The Bent Beaks’ managed by Greg Hocking in the sixties and numorous bands including ’The Masters Appretices’.

LARRY NORMAN
 
Date Born: Tuesday 8 April 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Norman's recordings are noted for their Christian and social subject matter, and he is often described as the "father of Christian rock music".

BUNNY WAILER
 
Date Born: Thursday 10 April 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Jamaica
 
Summary: His music was very influenced by gospel and the soul of Curtis Mayfield. In 1967, he recorded "This Train", based on a gospel standard for the first time at Studio One.

DEEM BRISTOW
 
Date Born: Friday 11 April 1947
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: An American voice actor.

DAVID LETTERMAN
 
Date Born: Saturday 12 April 1947
 
Description: Television Host, Actor, Film producer, USA
 
Summary: David Letterman was born in Indiana. His father, Harry Joe Letterman, was a florist who died in 1973; his mother Dorothy Letterman, now Dorothy Mengering, a Presbyterian church secretary of German descent, is an occasional figure on the show. He has an older sister, Janice, and a younger sister, Gretchen.

MIKE CHAPMAN
 
Date Born: Sunday 13 April 1947
 
Description: Composer of songs, Australia
 
Summary: He created a string of hit singles for artists including Sweet, Suzi Quatro, Smokie, Mud and Racey.

GERRY RAFFERTY
 
Date Born: Wednesday 16 April 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: In 1978, Gerry Rafferty cut a solo album, City to City, which included the song with which he remains most identified, "Baker Street".

LEE KERSLAKE
 
Date Born: Wednesday 16 April 1947
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: Kerslake joined Uriah Heep in November 1971, left the band in October 1979, and rejoined them in April 1982.

KEITH BARBER
 
Date Born: Thursday 17 April 1947
 
Description: Drummer, Australia
 
Summary: Drummer Keith Barber was born in Kilburn, North West London, England, moved to Melbourne when he was 10 years old

POLLY BROWN
 
Date Born: Friday 18 April 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: Polly Brown is an English singer. A member of Pickettywitch and Sweet Dreams - and with each group lead singer on a Top Ten hit, respectively "That Same Old Feeling"

ALAN WARNER
 
Date Born: Monday 21 April 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: English guitarist and member of "The Foundations" during the sixties.

IGGY POP
 
Date Born: Monday 21 April 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Though considered an innovator of punk rock, Pop's music has encompassed a number of styles over the years, including pop, metal, jazz and blues.

GLENN CORNICK
 
Date Born: Thursday 24 April 1947
 
Description: Bassist, UK
 
Summary: Bass player and original member of the rock band, Jethro Tull. Replaced by Jeffrey Hammond.

PETER HAM
 
Date Born: Saturday 26 April 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist,Composer, UK
 
Summary: In 1968, the group came to the attention of Mal Evans - The Beatles personal assistant were signed to the Beatles' Apple label. McCartney reportedly was impressed. And so he should have been as we all were the group were one of the better groups to come out of England at the time.

LESLIE HOWARD
 
Date Born: Tuesday 29 April 1947
 
Description: Pianist and composer.
 
Summary: He has been described as "a master of a tradition of pianism in serious danger of dying out" by The Guardian.

TOMMY JAMES
 
Date Born: Tuesday 29 April 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, US
 
Summary: Best remembered for the hit ’Crimson and Clover ’

CASH BACKMAN
 
Date Born: Sunday 4 May 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: Cash Backman is a national recording artist who over the years has been a successful recording artist and performer.

DAVID GILMOUR
 
Date Born: Tuesday 6 May 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: David Gilmour CBE, Born, Cambridge, is an English musician best known as a guitarist, singer, and songwriter in the band Pink Floyd.

MARC BOLAN
 
Date Born: Thursday 8 May 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: With band ’John’s Children’ then formed ’TYRANNOSAURUS REX’ later ’T REX’

JAY FERGUSON
 
Date Born: Saturday 10 May 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: He is the composer of Terminator's (1984) soundtrack Pictures of You and of the main theme from A Nightmare On Elm Street 5:

BUTCH TRUCKS
 
Date Born: Sunday 11 May 1947
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: One of Trucks' first bands was local Jacksonville band The Vikings, who made one 7-inch record in 1964. Another early band was The 31st of February which formed and broke up in 1968. This group's lineup eventually included both Duane Allman and Gregg Allman.

PETE WATTS
 
Date Born: Tuesday 13 May 1947
 
Description: Bassist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: Overend's bass of choice was a white Gibson Thunderbird, one of which was later sold to Wishbone Ash bassist Martin Turner.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

MARTY KRISTIAN
 
Date Born: Thursday 22 May 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: In 1969 he became a member of the original line up of the New Seekers

WADDY WACHTEL
 
Date Born: Saturday 24 May 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, songwriter, producer, USA
 
Summary: American multi-instrumentalist, composer and record producer, most notable for his guitar work.

JACKI WEAVER
 
Date Born: Sunday 25 May 1947
 
Description: Actress, Australia
 
Summary: Jacki Weaver has probably got one of the the best known female faces on Australian tv.

LELAND SKLAR
 
Date Born: Wednesday 28 May 1947
 
Description: Singer-songwriter, Bassist, Film score composer, Session musician
 
Summary: An American musician, singer-songwriter and film score composer.

JOHN BONHAM
 
Date Born: Saturday 31 May 1947
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: He first learned how to play drums at the age of five and later copying the moves of his idols Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich.

JUNIOR CAMPBELL
 
Date Born: Saturday 31 May 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Piasist, Scotland
 
Summary: Founder member, lead guitarist, piano player, and singer with the Scottish band, The Marmalade. They were formally known as Dean Ford and The Gaylords from 1961 to 1966.

RONNIE WOOD
 
Date Born: Sunday 1 June 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: Wood began his career in 1964 with the Birds, based in Yiewsley, Middlesex.

LAURIE ANDERSON
 
Date Born: Thursday 5 June 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Laurie Anderson married longtime companion Lou Reed in a private ceremony in Boulder, Colorado.

TOM EVANS
 
Date Born: Thursday 5 June 1947
 
Description: Singer, songwriter
 
Summary: In 1969, The Iveys changed their name to Badfinger and Paul McCartney of The Beatles gave the group a boost by offering them his song "Come and Get It" which he produced for the band.

JULIE DRISCOLL
 
Date Born: Sunday 8 June 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: "This Wheel's on Fire" became a number five hit in the United Kingdom. With its use of distortion, the imagery of the title and the group's flamboyant dress.

MICK BOX
 
Date Born: Sunday 8 June 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: The lead guitarist of British rock group Uriah Heep. He is the only member from the band's founding in 1969 who is still active with the group.

JOHN WETTON
 
Date Born: Thursday 12 June 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Wetton has achieved an original bass guitar sound utilising a 1961 Fender Precision Bass amplified through tubes.

JOHN KAHN
 
Date Born: Friday 13 June 1947
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: For a period of about twenty five years Kahn was Jerry Garcia's principal collaborator outside of the Grateful Dead.

DEMIS ROUSSOS
 
Date Born: Sunday 15 June 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Bass guitarist, Egypt
 
Summary: He was born in Egypt to ethnic Greek parents George and Olga, and raised in Alexandria. His parents lost everything and moved to Greece after the Suez Crisis.

JOEY MOLLAND
 
Date Born: Saturday 21 June 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Molland's recording career began in earnest in 1967 when he joined Gary Walker (formerly of the Walker Brothers) for the group 'Gary Walker & The Rain'.

HOWARD KAYLAN
 
Date Born: Sunday 22 June 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
 
Summary: Kaylan and Mark Volman founded The Turtles, a popular band of the late 1960s.

JIMMY CASTOR
 
Date Born: Monday 23 June 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Arranger, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Castor played on the - "Dave Baby Cortez" hit "RINKY DINK" becoming a world wide hit.

MICK FLEETWOOD
 
Date Born: Tuesday 24 June 1947
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: He was born to Michael and Bridget Maureen Fleetwood in 1947.

MIKE De ALBUQUERQUE
 
Date Born: Tuesday 24 June 1947
 
Description: Bassist, Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: From 1972 to 1974, Albuquerque was the bass player for Electric Light Orchestra.

BUSI MHLONGO
 
Date Born: Saturday 28 June 1947
 
Description: Singer, songwriter, record producer
 
Summary: In 2000, Busi scooped three awards at the FNB South African Music Awards for best female artist, best adult contemporary album (Africa), and best African pop album.

MARK BENNO
 
Date Born: Tuesday 1 July 1947
 
Description: Musician, Composer, Producer, USA
 
Summary: Record producer of album "Asylum Choir II" with Leon Russell.

BETTY BUCKLEY
 
Date Born: Thursday 3 July 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: Buckley was born the daughter of Betty Bob, a dancer and journalist, and Ernest Buckley, a retired lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Air Force and former dean of engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington.

JOHN WILKINSON
 
Date Born: Thursday 3 July 1947
 
Description: Rhythm Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Wilkinson first met Elvis Presley when he was 10 years old after sneaking into his dressing room before a show at the Shrine Mosque in Springfield. He amused Presley when he told him, "You can't play guitar worth a damn."

RICHARD BECKINSALE
 
Date Born: Sunday 6 July 1947
 
Description: Actor. UK
 
Summary: Richard Beckinsale to a part-Burmese father and an English mother, and left Alderman White Secondary Modern school at 15.

DAVID HODO
 
Date Born: Monday 7 July 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
 
Summary: The original Construction Worker, was born and raised in San Andreas, California.

ROB TOWNSHEND
 
Date Born: Monday 7 July 1947
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: Rob Townsend was born and raised in Leicester, England, where he took an interest in music and started playing drums, heavily influenced by jazz greats such as Buddy Rich and Gene Krupa.

BOBBY SOWELL
 
Date Born: Tuesday 8 July 1947
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Sowell was inducted into the Rockabilly Hall of Fame in 2002. In 1994, he went out as a solo artist. As a pianist and composer, Sowell has recorded 8 albums, crossing many genres of music, from jazz, pop, rock and roll, honky tonk and blues to country music, gospel and easy listening.

OJ SIMPSON
 
Date Born: Wednesday 9 July 1947
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Simpson now mainly known for trying to escape in his Bronco four wheel drive vehicle from Police in a televised real life drama.

ARLO GUTHRIE
 
Date Born: Thursday 10 July 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Guthrie was born the son of folk singer and composer Woody Guthrie and his wife Marjorie Mazia Guthrie, who was a one-time professional dancer with the Martha Graham Company.

JOHN BLACKMAN
 
Date Born: Monday 14 July 1947
 
Description: Australian radio and television presenter.
 
Summary: He has worked in radio since 1969 but is probably best known for his 28-year stint as announcer and character voice-over for the Nine Network's Hey Hey It's Saturday, Australia's longest running variety show.

ABRAHAM LABORIEL
 
Date Born: Thursday 17 July 1947
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: Guitar Player Magazine described him as "the most widely used session bassist of our time

LINDA GAIL LEWIS
 
Date Born: Friday 18 July 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: She is the sister of Jerry Lee Lewis. Along with cousins Jimmy Swaggart, a world renowned evangelist and Mickey Gilley legendary singer/songwriter.

BOBBY NEIL
 
Date Born: Saturday 19 July 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: In 1985, Rick Nelson's Stone Canyon Band included John Beland on lead guitar and also Bobby Neil and John Davis.

BRIAN MAY
 
Date Born: Saturday 19 July 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: May attended Hampton Grammar School (now Hampton School) where he excelled at Mathematics and Science and achieved ten GCE Ordinary Levels and four Advanced Levels in Physics, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Additional Mathematics.He is currently a Governer of the school.

CARLOS SANTANA
 
Date Born: Sunday 20 July 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Carlos Santana was born in Mexico, with two brothers and four sisters and a father who was a mariachi violinist.

DANNY GLOVER
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 July 1947
 
Description: Actor, Film Director, PoliticalAactivist, USA
 
Summary: Glover was born the son of Carrie and James Glover, both of whom were postal workers and were active in the NAACP.

DON HENLEY
 
Date Born: Tuesday 22 July 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Drummer, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Don Henley attended North Texas State University renamed in 1986 the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas during 1968 and 1969. He left to spend time with his father, who was dying from heart and arterial disease.

DAVID ESSEX
 
Date Born: Wednesday 23 July 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Drummer, UK
 
Summary: His father was an East End dock worker and his mother was a self-taught pianist and the daughter of Irish Travellers.

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER
 
Date Born: Wednesday 30 July 1947
 
Description: Actor and Govenor of California.
 
Summary: Schwarzenegger was born to local police chief Gustav Schwarzenegger 1907 – 1972, and his wife, the former Aurelia Jadrny 1922 – 1998.

RICHARD GRIFFITHS
 
Date Born: Thursday 31 July 1947
 
Description: Actor, UK
 
Summary: An English actor of stage, film and television. He received the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play, the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Featured Actor and a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play, all for his role in the play The History Boys.

LINN PHILLIPS III
 
Date Born: Friday 1 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist
 
Summary: In Flash Cadillac, he was able to have roles in the films American Graffiti (1973)

PRAKASH JOHN
 
Date Born: Friday 1 August 1947
 
Description: Bassist, Canada
 
Summary: Born in Bombay, India, John was a student at the Cathedral and John Connon School, enrolling at the age of four in 1951.

MASSIEL
 
Date Born: Saturday 2 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Spain
 
Summary: A professionally known as Massiel, is a Spanish pop singer.

PAUL LAYTON
 
Date Born: Monday 4 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: Paul Layton has remained with band throughout since joining the band in 1970. YOUTUBE: Vocal members consisted of Paul Layton, Marty Kristian, Eve Graham, Lyn Paul and Peter Doyle (from L to R). Listed #93 song of Year 1972 Top 100.

ANGRY ANDERSON
 
Date Born: Tuesday 5 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Actor, Presenter , Australia
 
Summary: Angry Anderson is an Australian rock singer, television presenter, reporter and actor.

RICK DERRINGER
 
Date Born: Tuesday 5 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist,Composer, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Rick Derringer was just 17 when his band "The McCoys" recorded the No.1 hit "Hang On Sloopy" in the summer of 1965.

BARBARA MASON
 
Date Born: Saturday 9 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Mason initially focused on songwriting when she entered the music industry in her teens. As a performer, though, she had a hit single in 1965 with her self-penned Top 10 hit, "Yes, I'm Ready"

IAN ANDERSON
 
Date Born: Sunday 10 August 1947
 
Description: Flautist, Guitarist, Composer, Scotland
 
Summary: Ian Anderson was born the son of a hotel manager.His family moved to Blackpool in the North West of England in 1959.

RONNIE SPECTOR
 
Date Born: Sunday 10 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: She is known as the "original bad girl of rock and roll"

JEFF HANNA
 
Date Born: Monday 11 August 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: In 1990 as a foursome of Hanna, Fadden, Ibbotson and Carpenter, the band again toured the former Soviet Union.

PETER EDDEY
 
Date Born: Monday 11 August 1947
 
Description: Bassist, Australia
 
Summary: He played on only their first two singles in the early sixties on the Festival label. YOUTUBE: In 1967,'That's Life'.This lineup of the Cherries featured Keith Barber on Drums, Les Gilbert on Organ, Peter Eddy on Bass, Danny Robinson vocal and the legendary Lobby Loyde on Guitar.

IAN RILEN
 
Date Born: Tuesday 12 August 1947
 
Description: Bassist, Australia
 
Summary: Rilen worked with Ian Moss during recording of Petrolhead (1996), playing bass and co-writing songs for the album and later, also toured for a short time with Ian Moss.

GARY TALLEY
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 August 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: The Box Tops began as The Devilles, who had started playing in Memphis in 1963. The group are remembered for "THE LETTER" - 1967.

JAMES PANKOW
 
Date Born: Wednesday 20 August 1947
 
Description: Trombonist, USA
 
Summary: Pankow earned a full music scholarship to Quincy College, where he studied the bass trombone.

TRAVIS BEAN - GUITARS
 
Date Born: Thursday 21 August 1947
 
Description: Guitar makers, USA
 
Summary: 1974, he partnered with Marc McElwee and Gary Kramer to start Travis Bean Guitars.

CINDY WILLIAMS
 
Date Born: Friday 22 August 1947
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Williams was born to John and Lillie Williams. She has a sister Carol Ann Williams.

REX ALLEN JR
 
Date Born: Saturday 23 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: The son of actor, singer Rex Allen Sr.He is also the composer and performer of the alternate state anthem of Arizona, entitled "Arizona".

ANNE ARCHER
 
Date Born: Sunday 24 August 1947
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Archer's first TV appearance was in 1970 on the series Men at Law. Her first feature film was The Honkers (1972).

LYNN ANDERSON
 
Date Born: Tuesday 26 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Anderson was born in Grand Forks, North Dakota. She is the daughter of country music songwriters Casey and Liz Anderson.

ANN PEEBLES
 
Date Born: Wednesday 27 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: An internationally acclaimed singer and songwriter best known for her popular Memphis soul albums of the 1970s.

BARBARA BACH
 
Date Born: Wednesday 27 August 1947
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Bach was born the daughter of Marjorie and Howard Goldbach, a policeman. She was the oldest of five children. Her father was Austrian Jewish and her mother was Irish Catholic.

JOHN GAGE
 
Date Born: Sunday 31 August 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Arranger, Composer, USA
 
Summary: John Gage, host of "Kentucky Homefront," is well known in the Louisville area as a folk singer/songwriter, musician

TED MULRY
 
Date Born: Tuesday 2 September 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Australia
 
Summary: He was persuaded to be recorded himself and soon rose to fame as a solo singer/songwriter with his own composition, the pop ballad "Julia", which made the Australian charts in 1970.

TED MULRY GANG
 
Date Born: Tuesday 2 September 1947
 
Description: Band, Australia
 
Summary: He was a prolific songwriter and a number of bands and artists, such as John Farnham and Alison MacCallum, recorded his songs, the most notable being rock band Sherbet, who had a hit with his song, "You're All Woman".

COL WRIGHTSON
 
Date Born: Friday 5 September 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Australia
 
Summary: Born in Denmark, Western Australia.

SILVESTER JAMES - (Vocalist)
 
Date Born: Saturday 6 September 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: A seventies disco singer wearing out landish clothes. Member of ’The Cockettes’ an all male revue show.

JOHN PORTER
 
Date Born: Thursday 11 September 1947
 
Description: Record Producer, UK
 
Summary: In 1983 John Porter married the iconic British model, Linda Keith. She is noted to have jump-started the career of such notables as Jimi Hendrix.

JULIE COVINGTON
 
Date Born: Thursday 11 September 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, UK
 
Summary: Her performance in the 1976 television show Rock Follies led to her landing the title role in the original studio recording of the Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice musical Evita.

DARRYL LeROACH
 
Date Born: Friday 12 September 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
 
Summary: DeLoach was a founder member, lyricist and original lead vocalist of the rock group Iron Butterfly.

JON BAUMAN
 
Date Born: Sunday 14 September 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Bauman started attending The Juilliard School at age 12 and is a 1964 graduate of Martin Van Buren H.S. in Queens Village, NY.

SAM NEILL
 
Date Born: Sunday 14 September 1947
 
Description: Actor
 
Summary: Neill was asked to play the role of Elrond in The Lord of the Rings by Peter Jackson but turned it down because of his contractual obligations to another Jurassic Park III (2001).

BILLY BANG
 
Date Born: Saturday 20 September 1947
 
Description: Violinist, USA
 
Summary: A member of Sun Ra's band. In 1977, Bang co-founded the String Trio of New York (with guitarist James Emery and double bassist John Lindberg).

DON FELDER
 
Date Born: Sunday 21 September 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: In 1974, Felder was called by the Eagles to add slide guitar to their song "Good Day in Hell". The following day he was invited to join the band.

PATTI McKINNON
 
Date Born: Tuesday 23 September 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: Patti has released many albums during the years and has appeared in the United States and throughout Australia.

CECIL WOMACK
 
Date Born: Thursday 25 September 1947
 
Description: Vocal Duo, USA
 
Summary: Cecil next married Linda Cooke, the daughter of Sam Cooke.

MEAT LOAF
 
Date Born: Saturday 27 September 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, US
 
Summary: He formed the band ’Meat Loaf’ and also ’Popcorn Blizzard’ in the mid sixties supporting major acts inthe U.S.A.

JIM FIELDER
 
Date Born: Saturday 4 October 1947
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: He played in "The Mothers of Invention" and "Buffalo Springfield" etc.

BEN CAULEY
 
Date Born: Monday 6 October 1947
 
Description: Trumpeter, Composer, Arranger, USA
 
Summary: He is the sole survivor of the 1967 plane crash that claimed the lives of soul singer Otis Redding and four members of the Bar-Kays.

MILLIE SMALL
 
Date Born: Monday 6 October 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Jamaica
 
Summary: "My Boy Lollipop" was doubly significant in British pop music history. It was the first major hit for Island Records.

MARISKA VERES
 
Date Born: Friday 10 October 1947
 
Description: Violinist, Netherlands
 
Summary: Veres was born in The Hague. Her father was the Hungarian Romani violinist Lajos Veres; her mother was born in Germany of French and Russian parents.

SAMMY HAGAR
 
Date Born: Monday 13 October 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Hagar in his early days played with bands that included, 'Dustcloud' - 'Justice Brothers' - 'Manhole' - 'Sammy Hagar Band' etc.

BOB WEIR
 
Date Born: Thursday 16 October 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Weir played rhythm guitar and sang a portion of the lead vocals through most of the Grateful Dead's 30-year career.

MICHAEL HOSSACK
 
Date Born: Friday 17 October 1947
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: Known as to his former band members, started playing drums in the Little Falls Cadets

LAURA NYRO
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 October 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Mogull negotiated her a recording contract, and she recorded her debut album, More Than a New Discovery, for the Verve Folkways label. The album provided material for other artists, notably the 5th Dimension.

WILBERT HART
 
Date Born: Sunday 19 October 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: The Delfonics are a pioneering Philadelphia soul singing group, most popular in the late 1960s and early 1970s led by Wilbert Hart.

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".

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.

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.

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.

WAYNE FONTANA
 
Date Born: Tuesday 28 October 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: He was still under contract to Fontana Records after parting with The Mindbenders.

RICHARD DREYFUSS
 
Date Born: Wednesday 29 October 1947
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: He had a starring role opposite Bill Murray in the 1991 hit comedy What About Bob? as a psychiatrist who goes crazy while trying to cope with a particularly obsessive new patient.

TIMOTHY B SCHMIT
 
Date Born: Thursday 30 October 1947
 
Description: Bassist, Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Schmit also toured with Jimmy Buffett, in 1983, 1984, and 1985 as a member of the Coral Reefer Band.

RUSS BALLARD
 
Date Born: Friday 31 October 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Ballard has also written and produced for Elkie Brooks, and more recently, acting as a talent scout, he "discovered" Lauren Harris.

BOB WESTON
 
Date Born: Saturday 1 November 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, song writer, UK
 
Summary: Weston was recruited into the Fleetwood Mac line-up in late 1972 as replacement for the recently-sacked guitarist Danny Kirwan.

DAVE PEGG
 
Date Born: Sunday 2 November 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Bassist, UK
 
Summary: Member and bassist for "FAIRPORT CONVENTION" in 1969 to 1979 then joining "JETHRO TULL".

PETER NOONE
 
Date Born: Wednesday 5 November 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, UK
 
Summary: Noone has a fan base of self-proclaimed "Noonatics".

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.

MINNIE RIPPERTON
 
Date Born: Saturday 8 November 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: One of pop music’s greatest voices with a range of five octaves. Her distinctive style was instantly recognizable.

PAT DAUGHERTY
 
Date Born: Tuesday 11 November 1947
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: Pat Daugherty - bass guitar, vocals from (1965-1977, 2000-2002)

JOE MANTEGNA
 
Date Born: Thursday 13 November 1947
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: He is best known for his roles in box office hits such as Three Amigos (1986), The Godfather Part III (1990), Forget Paris (1995), and Up Close & Personal (1996).

TOY CALDWELL
 
Date Born: Thursday 13 November 1947
 
Description: Guitarist , USA
 
Summary: Mainly known for being the guitarist for "The Mashall Tucker Band" from 1973 through to 1983. Toy Caldwell's style of playing became famous playing a Les Paul.

ROSS WILSON
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 November 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: Australian singer-songwriter, guitarist and producer who fronted the groups Daddy Cool and Mondo Rock. Wilson was inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame as an individual in 1989.

JOHN BISSET
 
Date Born: Wednesday 19 November 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Keyboards,Songwriter, Australia

JOE WALSH
 
Date Born: Thursday 20 November 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Walsh has produced albums for artists such as Dan Fogelberg and Ringo Starr.

GARY SAVILLE
 
Date Born: Friday 21 November 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist

ROD PRICE
 
Date Born: Saturday 22 November 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: At the age of 21, Price joined the British blues band Black Cat Bones replacing Paul Kossoff, which recorded one album, Barbed Wire Sandwich.

JACK HARDY
 
Date Born: Sunday 23 November 1947
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: An American lyrical singer–songwriter and playwright based in Greenwich Village, who was influential as a writer, performer, and mentor.

JOHN LARROQUETTE
 
Date Born: Tuesday 25 November 1947
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: He played reed instruments as a child and moved to Los Angeles, California in 1973.

VAL FUENTES
 
Date Born: Tuesday 25 November 1947
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: He has played with other bands that include, Fat Chance, New Riders of the Purple Sage, Shadowfax, etc.

RONNIE MONTROSE
 
Date Born: Saturday 29 November 1947
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: An American rock guitarist who led a number of his own bands

JIM MESSINA
 
Date Born: Friday 5 December 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist
 
Summary: Messina and Richie Furay, another Buffalo Springfield member, formed Poco after Buffalo Springfield broke up. Messina played lead guitar and supplied vocals and some songwriting to the band. After recording two studio albums and one live album, he left Poco.

GREGG ALLMAN
 
Date Born: Monday 8 December 1947
 
Description: Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar,USA
 
Summary: Allman has been married at least six times, most famously to singer/actress Cher from 1975 to 1979.

IRVING AZOFF
 
Date Born: Saturday 13 December 1947
 
Description: An agent, personal manager, concert promoter, movie producer, independent record label owner
 
Summary: From 1983 to 1989, Azoff headed MCA Records and is credited for saving the company from bankruptcy.

JIMMY HODDER
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 December 1947
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: Hodder left the group in 1974 and was replaced by Jeff Porcarro.

JANIE FRICKE
 
Date Born: Friday 19 December 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , USA
 
Summary: Fricke learned guitar and piano as a child following folk singer such as Judy Collins and Joan Baez.

GRAHAM BONNET
 
Date Born: Tuesday 23 December 1947
 
Description: Vocalist,UK
 
Summary: He appeared in the Countdown Spectacular concert series in Australia between August and September 2007.

TREVOR GORDON
 
Date Born: Tuesday 23 December 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: Gordon met the Gibbs growing up in Brisbane in 1964. He recorded other Barry Gibb songs before forming The Marbles.

DICK DIAMONDE
 
Date Born: Sunday 28 December 1947
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: Van Der Sluys had been in Australia since he was four years old.

COSEY POWELL
 
Date Born: Monday 29 December 1947
 
Description: Drummer, UK
 
Summary: Powell also played with swamp rocker Tony Joe White at the Isle of Wight Festival 1970. Powell then landed the then highly prestigious drumming job with guitar icon Jeff Beck's group in April 1970.

TED DANSON
 
Date Born: Monday 29 December 1947
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: In 2002, TV Guide named Cheers the 18th Greatest Show of All Time.

BRUCE FAIRBAIRN
 
Date Born: Tuesday 30 December 1947
 
Description: Record producer
 
Summary: In 1980 Fairbairn won his first of three Canadian music industry Producer of the Year Juno Awards for Prism's third album Armageddon.

JEFF LYNNE
 
Date Born: Tuesday 30 December 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Producer, Composer, Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: Formed in 1971. Comprising of Ron Wood, Bev Bevan,Rick Price and Jeff Lynn with many changes with Lynn joining as well and later taking control.

BURTON CUMMINGS
 
Date Born: Wednesday 31 December 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Keyboardist, USA
 
Summary: In 1970, the band - "The Guess Who" hit No. 1 in Canada with "American Woman."

JUNE TABOR
 
Date Born: Wednesday 31 December 1947
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: June Tabor was inspired to sing by hearing Anne Briggs' EP Hazards of Love in 1965.

 
 
 
 

 
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