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Number of Records Matching Query: 922
 
THE WORLD WIDE WEB
EVENT
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1991
Description: Sir Timothy John "Tim" Berners-Lee, OM, KBE, FRS, FREng, FRSA (born 8 June 1955, also known as "TimBL", is a British computer scientist, MIT professor and the inventor of the World Wide Web.
Summary: The World Wide Web ("WWW" or simply the "Web") is a global information medium which users can read and write via computers connected to the Internet. On August 6, 1991, Berners-Lee posted a short summary of the World Wide Web project on the alt.hypertext newsgroup. This date also marked the debut of the Web as a publicly available service on the Internet

WATERGATE SCANDAL
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 9 August 1974
Description: Nixon resigned the presidency on August 9, 1974
Summary: The Watergate scandal was a political scandal during the 1970s in the United States resulting from the break-in of the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C., and the Nixon administration's attempted cover-up of its involvement. Leading to the resignation of Richard Nixon on August 9, 1974; this has been the only resignation of a U.S. President.

SIR DONALD BRADMAN - BORN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 27 August 1908
Description: Career Test batting average of 99.94 has been claimed to be statistically the greatest achievement in any major sport.
Summary: Donald Bradman: Donald Bradman was the youngest son of George and Emily (née Whatman) Bradman, and was born on 27 August 1908 at Cootamundra, New South Wales (NSW). When Bradman was about two-and-a-half years old, his parents moved to Bowral in the NSW Southern Highlands.

LENNY BRUCE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 August
Summary: US COMIC, DIES OF MORPHINE OVERDOSE. 1966

THE DOORS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 August
Summary: GO NO 1. USA. 1968. "HELLO I LOVE YOU ". ALSO NO 1 SINGLE IN THE UK

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 August
Summary: RICKY NELSON. "POOR LITTLE FOOL"

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 August
Summary: START USA TOUR. 1966. CHICAGO

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 August
Summary: ALICE COOPER. "SCHOOLS OUT"

BILL WARD
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 August
Summary: LEAVES "BLACK SABBATH, 1980

JOOLS HOLLAND
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 August
Summary: LEAVES "SQUEEZE" 1980

THE ROMONES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 August
Summary: PERFORM THEIR FIRST SHOW. 1974

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 August
Summary: SACK PETE BEST AND REPLACE HIM WITH RINGO STARR.IN 1962

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 August
Summary: THE CRAZY WORLD OF ARTUR BROWN. "FIRE"

THE KINKS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 August
Summary: RELEASE THERE NEVER FORGETFUL "YOU REALLY GOT ME" 1964. UK

PAUL WEST
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 August
Summary: OF THE TEMPTATIONS. WAS FOUND DEAD IN HIS CAR IN DETROIT, USA. 1973

FREDDIE AND THE DREAMERS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 August
Summary: CHART IN THE UK WITH, "I'M TELLING YOU NOW" 1963

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1956
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 August
Summary: THE PLATTERS. "MY PRAYER"

MAHAMMAD ALI
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 August
Summary: MARRIES FOR THE SECOND TIME TO BELINDA BOYD. 1967

MARIANNE FAITHFULL
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 August
Summary: IN 1969 ATTEMPTED SUICIDE IN AUSTRALIA

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 August
Summary: THE BEATLES." ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 August
Summary: THE BEATLES. "" ELEANOR RIGBY" AND "YELLOW SUBMARINE

JOHN LENNON AND YOKO ONO
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 August
Summary: RECORD "DOUBLE FANTASY ALBUM ". 1980

LEON TROTSKY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 August
Summary: MURDERED, MEXICO. 1940

THE ROLLING STONES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 August
Summary: RELEASE "SATISFACTION". 1965

WILLIE SHOEMAKER
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 19 August 1931
Description: Jockey - U.S.A.
Summary: American Jockey.

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 August
Summary: THE ROLLING STONES. "OUT OF OUR HEADS "

SAM MCGEE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 August
Summary: KILLED IN TRACTOR ACCIDENT, 1975. HE WAS 81 AND OLDEST MEMBER ON "THE GRAND OLE OPRY

JASON CRUMP - SPEEDWAY RIDER
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1975
Description: Australian international motorcycle speedway rider.
Summary: Jason Phillip Crump born, Bristol, England. An Australian international motorcycle speedway rider. He is a three-time Speedway World Champion, a World Cup winner and a former World Under-21 Champion. His first Grand Prix victory came in 1996

JACK YOUNG - DIES
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 28 August 1987
Description: One of the greats of Australian speedway and international riders.
Summary: Jack Ellis Young was born in Adelaide, South Australia. One of the greats of Australian speedway and international riders.Remembered by all and seen at Rowley Park Speedway and his world championships. Jack died of a lung disorder in Adelaide's Modbury Hospital on 28 August 1987 at the age of sixty two. The Jack Young Solo cup is held in his honor every year at the Gillman Speedway in Adelaide.

NATALIE MERCHANT
EVENT
 
Event Date: Wednesday 23 August 1995
Description: Elektra Entertainment Group's World Wide Web site
Summary: 1995 - Natalie Merchant, former lead singer for 10,000 Maniacs, became the first guest in a series of live chats on the Elektra Entertainment Group's World Wide Web site.

SHEA STADIUM - THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 15 August 1965
Description: On Sunday, August 15, 1965, The Beatles opened their 1965 North American tour
Summary: Shea Stadium was a stadium in the New York City and home to New York Mets from 1964 to 2008. In 1965, The Beatles opened their 1965 North American tour there to a record audience of 55,600. They appeared again ogain on 23 August 1966.

CANDLESTICK PARK - THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: Monday 29 August 1966
Description: The Beatles gave their final full concert at Candlestick Park. United States.
Summary: The Beatles gave their final full concert at Candlestick Park on August 29, 1966. Candlestick Park is an outdoor sports and entertainment stadium located in San Francisco, California. The stadium was originally built as the home of Major League Baseball's San Francisco Giants.

WOODSTOCK MUSIC FESTIVAL
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 1969
Description: It is widely regarded as one of the most pivotal moments in popular music history
Summary: The Woodstock Festival was a music festival, billed as "An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music". It was held at Max Yasgur's 600-acre dairy farm in the Catskills near the hamlet of White Lake in the town of Bethel, New York, from August 15 to August 18, 1969.

JOHNNY BURNETTE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 August
Summary: DROWNS. 1964. FROM BOAT. MANY HITS INCLUDE. "YOUR SIXTEEN "

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1959
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 August
Summary: CLIFF RICHARD. "LIVIN' DOLL"

JOHNNY CASH
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 August
Summary: LEAVES SUN RECORDS. 1958

THE BANGLA DESH CONCERT
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 1 August 1971
Summary: MADISON SQUARE GARDEN. 1971 Headed by George Harrison.

THE CARTER FAMILY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 August
Summary: THEY WERE FIRST TO RECORD OLDTIME HILLBILLY IN 1927. USA

DDT
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 August
Summary: INVENTED. 1874

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 August
Summary: JETHRO TULL. "STAND UP"

BRIAN COLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 August
Summary: MEMBER OF "THE ASSOCIATION "DIES IN 1972 DRUG OVERDOSE. LOS ANGELES

DEEP PURPLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 August
Summary: TOP THE BRITSH CHARTS IN 1980 "DEEPEST PURPLE"

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 August
Summary: PERFORM AT THE CAVERN FOR THE LAST TIME. 1963

PAUL MCCARTNEY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 August
Summary: IN 1971, ANNOUNCES HE WILL FORM GROUP "WINGS "

CHRISTOPHER ROBIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 21 August 1920
Description: Character in Book - U.K.
Summary: Robin was actually written into "Winnie The Pooh" books by author A.A.Milne.

HOMER
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 August
Summary: MEMBER OF "HOMER AND JETHRO". DIED OF A HEART ATTACK IN 1971. "THE BATTLE OF KOOKAMONGA" CHARTED, 1959. USSA

WEA RECORDS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 8 August
Summary: COMBINE ELECTRA AND ASYLUM RECORDS TOGETHER

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 8 August
Summary: TOMMY JAMES AND THE SHONDELS. "MONY MONY"

STEVE PERRON
EVENT
 
Event Date: 8 August
Summary: DIES. 1973. WRITER OF ZZ TOPS "FRACENE" VOCALIST WITH "THE CHILDREN"

GEORGE HARRISON
EVENT
 
Event Date: 8 August
Summary: VISITS HAIGHT ASHBURY, SAN FRANCISCO. 1967

SHARON TATE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 August
Summary: MURDERED IN 1969. ALONG WITH JAY SEBRING, PLUS THREE OTHERS AT HER AND HER HUSBANDS HOME BY THE CHARLES MANSON FAMILY

LILLIAN ROXAN
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 August
Summary: DIES OF ASHMA ATTACK. 1973. NEW YORK AUSTRALIAN ROCK JOURNALIST

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1980
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 9 August 1980
Summary: AC/DC. "BLACK IN BLACK "

CHARLIE RICH
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 August
Summary: RECORDS AT SUN STUDIOS THE SONG AND FIRST VERSION OF "SITTIN AND THINKIN". 1962 DIE JULY 25, 1995

PAUL ANKA
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 August
Summary: " LONELY BOY". GETS INTO THE BRITISH CHARTS. 1959

READY STEADY GO
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 August
Summary: POPULAR BRITISH TV ROCK SHOW STARTS. 1963

ATOM BOMB
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 August
Summary: DROPPED ON NAGASAKI. 1945 BY THE UNITED STATES

DEEP PURPLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 10 August
Summary: FIRST CONCERT. GREAT BRITAIN 1968. SUNBURY FESTIVAL

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 10 August
Summary: CREAM. "WHEELS OF FIRE"

THE BAND
EVENT
 
Event Date: 10 August
Summary: THEIR FIRST RECORD, 1968 "MUSIC FROM BIG PINK"

NEIL SEDAKA
EVENT
 
Event Date: 11 August
Summary: NUMER 1 USA. 1962. "BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO" NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE AS WELL. 1962

JANIS JOPLIN
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 August
Summary: FINAL PERFORMANCE. 1970. CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 August
Summary: IN 1964 "A HARD DAYS NIGHT "FIRST FILM

ALFRED DEAKON
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 3 August 1919
Description: Australian politician, was a leader of the movement for Australian federation and the second Prime Minister of Australia.
Summary: Alfred Deakin (3 August 1856 – 7 October 1919)The second Prime Minister of Australia. He became an invalid and died in 1919 of meningoencephalitis aged only 63. He is buried in the St. Kilda Cemetery, alongside his wife.

ANDREW FISHER
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 29 August 1862
Description: Andrew Fisher served as the fifth Prime Minister on three separate occasions. Fisher's 1910-13
Summary: Andrew Fisher (29 August 1862 – 22 October 1928) was an Australian politician who Fisher's second Prime Ministership in 1910.Fisher is second to Bob Hawke as Australia's longest serving Labor Prime Minister.

EDDIE CONDON
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 August
Summary: DIES IN 1973. AGED 67. JAZZ GUITARIST

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 August
Summary: RECORDS NOT PLAYED ON SOME USA RADIO STATIONS. STATEMENTS JOHN LENNON HAD MADE "THE BEATLES WERE MORE POPULAR THAN CHRIST "

JIMMY RODGERS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 August
Summary: WAS RECORDED BY RCA FOR THE FIRST TIME. 1927

GREAT BRITAIN
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 August
Summary: DECLARES WAR WITH GERMANY. 1914

SAM COOKE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 August
Summary: ENTERING UK CHARTS, 1961. WITH "CUPID"

JOE HILL LEWIS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 August
Summary: DIES 1957. KNOWN AS THE "BE BOP BOY "

AMERICAN BANDSTAND
EVENT
 
Event Date: Tuesday 5 August 1952
Description: American Bandstand begins on August 5, 1957.
Summary: American Bandstand is an American music-performance show that aired in various versions from 1952 to 1989 and was hosted from 1956 until its final season by Dick Clark, who also served as producer. The show ended on October 7, 1989.

PINK FLOYD
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 August
Summary: FIRST ALBUM. "THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN". 1967

LOVIN SPOONFUL
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 August
Summary: USA NO 1. 1966. "SUMMER IN THE CITY"

JOHN LENNON AND YOKO ONO
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 13 August 1972
Summary: PERFORM TWO CONCERTS. 1972. MADISON SQUARE GARDENS

JEFFERSON AIRPLANE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 August
Summary: FIRST CONCERT, 1965. THE MATRIX CLUB

KING CURTIS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 August
Summary: IN 1971 WAS STABBED TO DEATH. NEW YORK. USA

THE CLASH
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 August
Summary: FIRST PERFORMANCE, 1976

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1977
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 August
Summary: YES. "GO FOR THE ONE"

WILLIE MAY THORNTON
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 August
Summary: RECORDS FIRST VERSION OF "HOUND DOG" 1952

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 August
Summary: BRYAN HYLAND. "ITSY BITSY TEENIE WEENIE YELLOW POLKA DOT BIKINI"

BERTOLT BRECHT
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 August
Summary: DIES.1956 CO WROTE HITS WITH KURT WEILL, SUCH AS "MAC THE KNIFE"

JAMES BROWN
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 August
Summary: TOPS USA CHARTS, 1965. "PAPA'S GOT A BRAND NEW BAG"

GLADYS PRESLEY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 August
Summary: DIES OF HEART ATTACK, 1958. ELVIS PRESLEY'S MOTHER

BILL BROONZY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 August
Summary: ( WILLIAM LEE CONLEY BROOZNY ) DIES 1958. COMPOSER OF ELVIS PRESLEY'S, "HARD HEADED WOMAN". "BLUE TAIL FLY" ETC

PIRATE RADIO
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 August
Summary: RADIO CAROLINE, UK's FIRST PIRATE STATION IN 1967

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 14 August 1965
Description: Beatles fourth and final appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show
Summary: The Beatles' fourth Ed Sullivan Show. On this day they made a fourth and final appearance. They were driven to CBS-TV's Studio 50 in the morning of 14 August 1965, in a convoy of limousines. Rehearsals took place from 11am-2pm, as The Beatles were unhappy with the initial sound balance and continued work until they were satisfied. A dress rehearsal took place from 2.30pm in front of a studio audience of 700, and the show itself was recorded from 8.30pm.The Beatles performed six songs: I Feel Fine, I'm Down, Act Naturally, Ticket To Ride, Yesterday and Help!.

VJ DAY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 August
Summary: 1945. USA ENDS WAR WITH JAPAN

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 August
Summary: MANFRED MANN. "DOO WAH DIDDY DIDDY"

MARIA ELENA HOLLY
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 1958
Description: Marries Buddy Holly in 1958 in Lubbock, Texas
Summary: María Elena Holly (born December 20, 1932) is the widow of rock and roll pioneer Buddy Holly. She owns the rights to his name, image, trademarks, and other intellectual property. Married Buddy Holly in 1958.

GEORGE HARRISON
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 August
Summary: " I ME ME MINE" HIS AUTOBIOGRAPHY RELEASED. 1980

THOMAS EDISON
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 August
Summary: RECORDS THE WORDS "MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB" 1877

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 August
Summary: PLAY AT SHEA STADIUM. 1965. NEW YORK CITY. 1965

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1975
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 August
Summary: STYLISTICS. "I CAN'T GIVE YOU ANYTHING BUT LOVE"

ELVIS PRESLEY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 August
Summary: DIES IN 1977 OF A HEART ATTACK. AGED 42

NANCY WAKE
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 7 August 2011
Description: Died on Sunday evening 7 August 2011 at Kingston Hospital.
Summary: Nancy Wake Wake received the Companion of the Order of Australia. In April 2006, she was awarded the Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association's highest honour, the RSA Badge in Gold. Wake died on Sunday evening 7 August 2011. (aged 98)

HANK WILLIAMS JR. - ACCIDENT
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 8 August 1975
Description: While mountain climbing at Ajax Mountain, Montana, Hank Williams, Jr. is involved in a catastrophic accident.
Summary: While mountain climbing at Ajax Mountain, Montana, Hank Williams, Jr. is involved in a catastrophic accident. He tumbles nearly 500 feet and is critically injured, suffering numerous facial and head injuries.His recovery takes nearly two years.

THE WHO
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 August
Summary: THEIR FIRST MANAGER, PETER MEADON DIES OF POISONING 1967

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1961
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 August
Summary: HELLEN SHAPIRO. "YOU DONT KNOW"

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 August
Summary: THE RELEASE OF "REVOLER". 1966

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 August
Summary: THE TROGGS. "WITH A GIRL LIKE YOU"

STEVIE WONDER
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 August
Summary: CAR CRASH 1973. CAROLINA. USA

MEMPHIS MINNIE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 August
Summary: DIES. 1973 BLUES SINGER IN THE 1930's

THE ATOMIC BOMB
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 August
Summary: DROPPED IN 1945, OVER HIROSHIMA BY THE UNITED STATES.

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 August
Summary: HERMINS HERMITS. "I'M HENRY VIII, I AM"

ANNIE OAKLEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 13 August 1860
Description: Western sharp shooter - U.S.A.
Summary: Sharp shooter and star of the Buffallo Bill circus in the 19th century.

BUDDY HOLLY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 August
Summary: CHARTS USA 1957. "THAT'LL BE THE DAY"

FLEETWOOD MAC
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 August
Summary: AT THE NATIONAL JAZZ BLUES FESTIVAL WAS THEIR VERY FIRST PERFORMANCE. 1967

WILLIAM BLAKE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 August
Summary: DIES IN 1927

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 August
Summary: THE SUPREMES. "WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO"

ELVIS PRESLEY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 August
Summary: IN 1969, MAKES FIRST PERFORMANCES SINCE 1961 AT THE INTERNATIONAL GRAND HOTEL. LAS VEGAS

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 August
Summary: FILM "HELP" PREMIERS USA. 1965

ELVIS PRESLEY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 August
Summary: FIRST FILM. "LOVE ME TENDER" IS IN THE MAKING

THE KALIN TWINS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 August
Summary: NUMBER 1 SINGLE. UK. 1958.WITH "WHEN"

TELEVISION
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 August
Summary: TRANSMITTED FOR THE FIRST TIME REGULARLY IN GREAT BRITAIN, IN 1936

THE VICTOR TALKING MACHINE COMPANY
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 August
Summary: MADE THE FIRST GRAMAPHONE IN CABINET CALLED THE "VOCTROLA" 1906

GEORGE FREDERIC HANDEL
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 August
Summary: COMPOSED "THE MESSIAH" 1741

JOHN LENNON AND CYNTHIA POWELL
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 August
Summary: MARRY, LIVERPOOL. 1962

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 August
Summary: JOHNNY CASH. "JOHNNY CASH AT SAN QUENTIN"

LOU REED
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 August
Summary: PERFORMS HIS LAST SHOW. 1970. NEW YORK. USA

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 August
Summary: " SHE LOVES YOU" IS RELEASED, UK. 1963

WINGS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 August
Summary: HENRY McCULLOUGH AND DENNY SIEWELL DROP THE NEWS TO PAUL McCARTNEY THAT THEY WERE LEAVING THE GROUP JUST BEFORE WINGS WERE TO RECORD," BAND ON THE RUN" IN NIGERIA. PAUL, LINDA AND DENNY LAINE WENT. AND MADE THE OUTSTANDING ALBUM

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 August
Summary: BILLY J KRAMER AND THE DAKOTAS. "BAD TO ME "

THE ENGLISH CHANNEL
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 August
Summary: FIRST SWUM BY "CAPTAIN WEBB" 1875

FIRST ROCK CLUB IN LONDON
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 August
Summary: OPENED IN 1956

ISLE OF WIGHT POP FESTIVAL
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 August
Summary: BEGINS IN 1970

LEE HAYES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 August
Summary: DIES OF HEART ATTACK. 1981. AGED 67. HE WAS THR CO WRITER OF "IF I HAD A HAMMER"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 August
Summary: BOBBY GENTRY." ODE TO BILLY JO"

JIMI HENDRIX
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 August
Summary: FIRST ALBUM, 1967. RELEASED "ARE YOU EXPERIENCED"

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 August
Summary: GO TO BANGO, WALES. TO SPEND TIME WITH THE MAHARISHI. 1967

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1977
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 August
Summary: THE FLOATERS. "FLOAT ON"

BRIAN EPSTEIN
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 August
Summary: DIES. 1967. THE BEATLES MANAGER AN ACCIDENT OF OVERDOSE OF PILLS OR SUICIDE COULD NEVER BE CONFIRMED

BOB DYLAN
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 August
Summary: " HIGHWAY 61 REVISITED" USA RELEASE 1965

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 August
Summary: SONNY AND CHER. "I GOT YOU BABE"

THE ROLLING STONES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 August
Summary: SIGN THEIR NEW MANAGER ALAN KLIEN. 1965

THE NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1970
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 August
Summary: EDWIN STARR. "WAR"

GEORGE HARRISON
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 August
Summary: JOINED "THE QUARRYMEN" WITH JOHN AND PAUL. 1958

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 August
Summary: CANDLESTICK PARK. SAN FRANCISCO, USA. WAS TO BE THEIR FINAL LIVE PERFORMANCE. 1966

JOHN LENNON AND YOKO ONO
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 August
Summary: PLAY MADISON SQUARE GARDENS. 1972

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 August
Summary: ZAGER AND EVENS. "IN THE YEAR 2525"

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 August
Summary: RECORD THEIR FIRST SINGLE ON THEIR OWN LABEL APPLE, "HEY JUDE. 1968.HAVING THE LONGEST FADE OUT TO BE RECORDED

THE ANGELS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 31 August
Summary: NUMBER 1 USA HIT. 1963. "MY BOYFRIENDS BACK

RAMONES LAST CONCERT
EVENT
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1996
Description: The Ramones play their final show at The Palace in Hollywood.
Summary: Influential punk rock group The Ramones play their final show at The Palace in Hollywood. The Ramones were an American rock band that formed in the New York City neighborhood of Forest Hills, Queens, in 1974. They are often cited as the first punk rock group.

THE BEATLES AT THE CAVERN
EVENT
 
Event Date: Wednesday 2 August 1961
Description: THE BEATLE FIRST IME
Summary: 1961 - The Beatles began their engagement as regular headliners at Liverpool's Cavern Club. They performed about 300 shows over the next two years.

JAMES TAYLOR AND CARLY SIMON
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 30 August 1991
Description: FIRST CONCERT IN 16 YEARS
Summary: James Taylor and ex-wife Carly Simon reunited for their first concert together in 16 years on Martha's Vineyard, MA.

STICKY & SWEET TOUR
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 23 August 2008
Description: MADONNA 2008 TOUR
Summary: 2008 - Madonna began her "Sticky & Sweet" tour. When the tour ended it was the highest grossing tour on record. Sticky & Sweet Tour was the eighth concert tour by American singer Madonna to promote her eleventh studio album, Hard Candy. It began in August 2008 and was Madonna's first tour from her new recording and business deal with Live Nation.

SPIDER-MAN
EVENT
 
Event Date: Wednesday 1 August 1962
Description: spider-man
Summary: Spider-Man is a fictional character, a comic book superhero who appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer-editor Stan Lee and writer-artist Steve Ditko, he first appeared in Amazing Fantasy #15 (August 1962). Lee and Ditko conceived the character as an orphan being raised by his Aunt May and Uncle Ben.The Spider-Man series broke ground by featuring Peter Parker, a teenage high school student and person behind Spider-Man's secret identity.

THE DEATH OF AZARIA CHAMBERLAIN
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 17 August 1980
Description: In 2012, 32 years after Azarias death
Summary: Death of Azaria Chamberlain. Born 11 June 1980 in Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia. An Australian baby girl who was killed by a dingo on the night of 17 August 1980, on a family camping trip to Uluru (also known as Ayers Rock) in the Northern Territory. Her body was never found. Lindy was tried for murder and spent more than three years in prison. She was released when a piece of Azaria's clothing was found in a dingo lair.

CRAIG BERRY
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 22 August 1943
Description: Vocalist, Banjoist, Guitarist, Balalaika Comedian, Australia

PETER YORK
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 15 August 1942
Description: Drummer, UK

FLOYD ASHTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 15 August 1933
Description: Vocalist, USA

BUDDY BISHOP
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 3 August 1923
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist

LLOYD BREVETT
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 1 August 1931
Description: Double bass

KITTY WELLS
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 30 August 1919
Description: Vocalist, USA

HELEN KANE
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 4 August 1904
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

BEN AFFLECK
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 15 August 1972
Description: Actor, USA

TREVOR BANNISTER
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 14 August 1934
Description: Actor,UK

LAYNE STALEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 22 August 1967
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA

WALKER WILLIAMS
BORN
 
Event Date:
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

JOHN LANDIS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 3 August 1950
Description: Actor, Film Director, USA

ROY C. BENNETT
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 12 August 1918
Description: Composer of music, USA

JOHN APPLEBY
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 25 August 1951
Description: Drummer, Australia

GEOFF DOWNES
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 25 August 1952
Description: Musician, keyboardist, songwriter, producer

BOBBY HELMS
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 15 August 1936
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

VICKY LEANDROS
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 23 August 1949
Description: Vocalist, Greek

JOHNNY PRESTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 18 August 1930
Description: Vocalist, USA

VICTOR YOUNG
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 8 August 1901
Description: Composer, arranger, violinist and conductor, USA

RICK DERRINGER
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 5 August 1947
Description: Vocalist,Composer, Guitarist, USA

ROD BERNARD
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 12 August 1940
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

NAT AYER
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 5 August 1887
Description: Actor, Composer, Lyricist, Pianist. USA

ADAM YAUCH
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 5 August 1945
Description: Bass Guitarist, Vocalist

ABRAM WILSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 30 August 1973
Description: Trumpeter, USA

JACKIE BRENSTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 1930
Description: Saxophonist, USA

LEO CARRILLO
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 6 August 1880
Description: Actor, USA

MARY LOUISE PARKER
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 2 August 1964
Description: Actress, USA

DAVID DUCHOVNY
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 7 August 1960
Description: Actor, USA

DENIS LEARY
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 18 August 1957
Description: Stand up comedy, music, television, film

CECILE B DEMILLE
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 12 August 1881
Description: Film Director

STEVE MARTIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 14 August 1945
Description: Actor, Banjoist, Comedian, USA

TRAVIS BEAN - GUITARS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 21 August 1947
Description: Guitar makers, USA

VANESSA CARLTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 16 August 1980
Description: Singer-songwriter, Pianist, Producer, USA

HERB REED
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 7 August 1928
Description: Vocalist, USA

MARION WILLIAMS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 29 August 1927
Description: Vocalist, USA

CRAIG DOUGLAS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 13 August 1941
Description: Vocalist, UK

HUGH MARTIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 11 August 1914
Description: Composer of music, USA

CATHERINE HICKS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

EYDIE GORME
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 16 August 1931
Description: Vocalist, USA

ROBERT CRAY
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 1 August 1953
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

JOHN MCGEOCH
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 25 August 1955
Description: Guitarist, UK

ARTHUR CRUDUP
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 24 August 1905
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

DAVID MARKS
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 22 August 1948
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

HARRY AKST
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 15 August 1894
Description: Composer of songs, USA

HOWARD TATE
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 13 August 1939
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

BUDDY GRECO
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 14 August 1926
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA

TOMMY ALDRIDGE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 15 August 1960
Description: Drummer, USA

CHRISTIANE LEGRAND
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 21 August 1930
Description: Vocalist , Composer, French

DOM DELUISE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 1 August 1933
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA

PETER OTOOLE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 2 August 1932
Description: Actor, Ireland

DAVID HUNGATE
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 5 August 1948
Description: Bassist, Vocalistt, USA

CHUCK BROWN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 22 August 1936
Description: Singer, musician, songwriter, record producer, guitarist, USA

SCOTT POWELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 13 August 1948
Description: Vocalist , USA

BOB FLANIGAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 22 August 1926
Description: Vocalist , USA

JIMMY DEAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 10 August 1928
Description: Vocalist, USA

LUCILLE BALL
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 6 August 1911
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

VANESSA AMOROSI
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 8 August 1981
Description: Vocalist, Australia

MARK DINNING
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 17 August 1933
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA

ROBIN LEACH
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 29 August 1941

ALLEN REED
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 20 August 1907
Description: Actor, USA

PETER BECKETT
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 10 August 1948
Description: Composer of songs, UK

BEN GAZZARA
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 28 August 1930
Description: Actor, Director, USA

DANA
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 30 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, Ireland

PETE CASSELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 27 August 1917
Description: Vocalist, USA

RUSS TITELMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 16 August 1944
Description: Recording career, Song Wtriter

GUS EDWARDS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 13 August 1879
Description: Comoser of music, USA

ALFRED HITCHCOCK
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 13 August 1899
Description: Director, Producer, UK

JIMMY MCCRACKLIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 13 August 1921
Description: Pianist, Vocalist, Songwriter, Composer, USA

HARRY RICHMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 10 August 1895
Description: Singer, actor, dancer, comedian, pianist, songwriter, bandleader, USA

MADONNA
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 16 August 1958
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

SOLOMON KING
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 13 August 1930
Description: Vocalist, USA

BASIL KIRCHIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 8 August 1927
Description: Drummer, Composer, UK

MERLE KILGORE
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 9 August 1934
Description: Singer-Songwriter, USA

SARAH WATT
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 30 August 1958
Description: Film director, writer and animator

ELLIOT SMITH
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1969
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA

LARRY KNECHTEL
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 4 August 1940
Description: Keyboardist, Session musician, USA

DAVID CAMPBELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1973
Description: Vocalist, Australia

BOB CROSBY
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 23 August 1913
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Band leader, USA

ANTONIE KAMERLING
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 25 August 1966
Description: Actor, Musician, Netherlands

RICHARD ADLER
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 3 August 1921
Description: Composer of music, lyricist, USA

LESLEY ANN WARREN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 16 August 1946
Description: Actress, Dancer, Vocalist, US

HERB ELLIS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 4 August 1921
Description: Guitarist, USA

JOHN HUSTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 5 August 1906
Description: Actor, Film Director, USA

MARJORIE REYNOLDS
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 12 August 1917
Description: Actress, Singer, USA

LYNN ANDERSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 26 August 1947
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

KELIS
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 21 August 1979
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA

JAMES CAMERON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 16 August 1954
Description: Film director, producer, editor, screenwriter, environmentalist, explorer, Canada

GENE BRADLEY FISK
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 20 August 1935
Description: Singer, Composer, Guitarist, Australia

CLAUDE THORNHILL
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 10 August 1908
Description: Pianist, Bandleader, Arranger, Composer

KYRA SEDGWICK
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 19 August 1965
Description: Actress, USA

CHRISTIAN SLATER
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 18 August 1969
Description: Actor, USA

BUTCH WARREN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 9 August 1939
Description: Double bass, USA

RITA PAVONE
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 23 August 1945
Description: Vocalist, Italy

CHARLIE SHAVERS
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 3 August 1920
Description: Trumpeter, USA

JERRY VALE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 8 August 1932
Description: Vocalist, USA

ERIC BRAUNN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 11 August 1950
Description: Guitarist, USA

ED NORTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 18 August 1969
Description: Actor, USA

TOMMY SANDS
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 27 August 1937
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA

JACK FINA
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 13 August 1913
Description: Bandleader, Songwriter, Pianist.

FRED ROSE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 24 August 1897
Description: Pulisher, Songwriter, Producer, USA

JENNIFER HANSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 10 August 1973
Description: Vocalist, USA

GEORGINA MCGINNESS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 29 August 1966

PERCY MAYFIELD
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 12 August 1920
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA

ROLAND KIRK
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 7 August 1935
Description: Saxophonist, composer, arranger, bandleader - U.S.A.

KATHERINE LEE BATES
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 12 August 1859
Description: Composer of music, USA

JO DEE MESSINA
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 25 August 1970
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

DEBBI PETERSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 22 August 1961
Description: Drummer, USA

WAYNE SHORTER
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 25 August 1933
Description: Saxophonist, USA

CHRISTINA PERRI
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 19 August 1986
Description: Vocalist, USA

GEORGE VAN EPS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 7 August 1913
Description: Guitarist, USA

MORRIS STOLOFF
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 1 August 1898
Description: Musical composer. USA

ANNE ARCHER
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 24 August 1947
Description: Actress, USA

MIKE SARNE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1940
Description: Vocalist, Director, Writer, Actor, Singer and Producer, UK

TERRI CLARK
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 5 August 1968
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Canada

SAM ELLIOTT
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 9 August 1944
Description: Actor, USA

ROBERT SHAW
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 9 August 1927
Description: Actor, UK

NED FAIRCHILD
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 26 August 1929
Description: Composer of music, USA

KENNY DORHAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 30 August 1924
Description: Trumpeter, Bandleader, Composer

JACKIE DESHANNON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 21 August 1944
Description: VocalistComposer

RANDY HOBBS
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 5 August 1945
Description: Bassist, USA

GUS MERCURIO
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 10 August 1928
Description: Actor, Australia

ROBERT PLANT
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 20 August 1948
Description: Vocalist, UK

JOHNNY NASH
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 19 August 1940
Description: Vocalist, USA

TONY SECUNDA
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 24 August 1940
Description: Management, Entrepreneur Management, Promotion, Radio

ROBERT MITCHUM
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1917
Description: Actor, Vocalist, USA

JACK TEAGARDEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 20 August 1905
Description: Trombonist, Band Leader, USA

KEVIN AYERS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 16 August 1945
Description: Vocalist, Australia,

RORY CALHOUN
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 8 August 1922
Description: Actor, USA

ISAAC HAYES
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 20 August 1942
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actor, Producer,

JOHN VINCENT
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 5 August 1941
Description: Communications, Radio

DON RICH
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 1941
Description: Guitarist, USA

RICHARD ATTENBOROUGH
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 29 August 1923
Description: Actor, Director, and Producer, UK

ARLENE DAHL
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 11 August 1925
Description: Actress, Dancer, USA

KIM CATTRALL
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 14 August 1909
Description: Actress, UK, Canadian

INGRID BERGMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 August 1915
Description: Actress

SUSAN SAINT JAMES
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 14 August 1946
Description: Actress, USA

CARL MANN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 22 August 1942
Description: Vocalist, singer. USA

DON LAFONTAINE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 26 August 1940
Description: Occupation Voice actor

ANDY HALLETT
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 4 August 1975
Description: Vocalist, USA

NADIA ALI
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 3 August 1980
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Libia

LINN PHILLIPS III
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 1 August 1947
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist

BUDDY COLLETTE
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 6 August 1921
Description: Saxophonist, USA

JIM CALE
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 11 August 1943
Description: Bassist, CA

ROBERT REDFORD
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 18 August 1936
Description: Actor, USA

SHELLEY WINTERS
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 18 August 1922
Description: Actress, USA

LOU REIZNER
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 11 August 1938
Description: Vocalist, Producer, USA

ALAN LIGHT
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 4 August 1966
Description: Journalist

IAN ANDERSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 10 August 1947
Description: Flautist, Guitarist, Composer, Scotland

PAUL LAYTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 4 August 1947
Description: Vocalist, UK

JIM WEBB
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 5 August 1946
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Producer

ANTONIO BANDERAS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 10 August 1960
Description: Actor, Singer, Spain

RICK HUXLEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 5 August 1942
Description: Bassist, UK

GENE SIMMONS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 25 August 1949
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, USA

EDDIE KIRKLAND
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 16 August 1923
Description: Guitarist, USA

BIG TINY LITTLE
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 31 August 1930
Description: Pianist, US

BUSTER BROWN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 15 August 1915
Description: Vocalist, USA

JEFF HANNA
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 11 August 1947
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA

TIM FARRISS
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 16 August 1957
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, Australian

CAROLYN LEIGH
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 21 August 1926
Description: Songwriter, Lyrisist, USA

JASON PRIESTLEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 28 August 1969
Description: Actor, USA

DANIEL STERN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 28 August 1957
Description: Actor, USA

WAYNE OSMOND
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 28 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, USA

DAVID SOUL
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 28 August 1943
Description: Actor, Vocalist, USA

PEE WEE HERMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 27 August 1952
Description: Comic fictional character

ELVIS COSTELLO
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 25 August 1955
Description: Vocalist, Gutarist, Composer, UK

ROBIN CROSBY
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 4 August 1959
Description: Guiarist, Composer of songs, USA

SONNY THOMPSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 22 August 1916
Description: Pianist, Band leader

MARK WILLS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 8 August 1973
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , Composer, USA

MULGREW MILLER
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 13 August 1955
Description: Pianist, USA

RON HOLDEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 7 August 1939
Description: Vocalist, USA

ERIC CARMEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 11 August 1949
Description: Vocalist, Keyboardist,Composer, USA

LONI ANDERSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 5 August 1946
Description: Actress, USA

ANDY WARHOL
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1928
Description: Painter, Record Producer. USA

BERNICE PETKERE
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 11 August 1901
Description: Composer of music, USA

PEGGY RYAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 28 August 1924
Description: Singer, Actress, USA

DORIS KENNER JACKSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 2 August 1941
Description: Vocalist, US

GEORGE SHEARING
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 13 August 1919
Description: Pianist, Arranger, composer, UK

BUELL KAZEE
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 29 August 1900
Description: Vocalist, Banjoist, USA

LEE ANN WOMACK
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 19 August 1966
Description: Vocalist, USA

LARRY TROUTMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 12 August 1944
Description: Drummer, USA

BENNY MAUPIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 29 August 1946
Description: Saxophonist, USA

RICHARD HALLIGAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 August 1943
Description: Trombonist, USA

ELLIOTT GOULD
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 29 August 1938
Description: Actor, USA

JOHN PHILLIPS
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 30 August 1935
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , USA

BOBBY MITCHELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 16 August 1935
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

SONNY TIL
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 8 August 1925
Description: Vocalist, USA

IAN GILLAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 19 August 1945
Description: Vocalist, UK

COSIMO MATASSA
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 13 August 1926
Description: Recording engineer and studio owner, USA

DAVID CROSBY
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 14 August 1941
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

ALLEN REED
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 20 August 1907
Description: Actor, USA

DHANI HARRISON
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 1 August 1978
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK

TODD CERNEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 8 August 1953
Description: Composer of music, USA

WHITNEY DUNCAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 3 August 1984
Description: Singer-songwriter, USA

SIMON STRIBLING
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 13 August 1969
Description: Trumpet,

PAT MARTINO
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 25 August 1944
Description: Guitarist, Composer. Italian, American

CHRIS CURTIS
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 16 August 1941
Description: Drummer, Vocalist

FESS PARKER
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 16 August 1925
Description: Actor, Singer, USA

ROBERT DE NIRO
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 17 August 1943
Description: Actor, USA

MARIO BERNARDI
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 20 August 1930
Description: Conductor and pianist. Canadian

TODD RHODES
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 31 August 1900
Description: Pianist, USA

CARRIE GRANT
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 17 August 1965
Description: Vocalist, UK

AL ROKER
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 20 August 1954
Description: News Caster, USA

FRANK LUTHER
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 4 August 1900
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Pianist, USA

DAN WEBB
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 13 August 1989
Description: Vocals, keyboard, piano, organ, Australia

ENOCH LIGHT
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 18 August 1907
Description: Band Leader, Classical Violinist, Conductor and recording engineer

FREDDIE SLACK
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 7 August 1910
Description: Pianist, USA

RICHARD GERE
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 31 August 1949
Description: Actor, Trumpeter, USA

BUDDY HACKETT
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 31 August 1924
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA

CHARLIE PARKER
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 August 1920
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, Instrumentalists, USA

BILLY GRAMMER
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 28 August 1925
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

CHRIS COPPING
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 29 August 1945
Description: Voice, Bassist, Guitarist,UK

TIMOTHY HUTTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 16 August 1960
Description: Actor, USA

RICK SPRINGFIELD
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 23 August 1949
Description: Actor, Guitarist, Composer, Australia

MACAULAY CULKIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 26 August 1980
Description: Actor, USA

LEANN RIMES
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 28 August 1982
Description: Vocalist, USA

MORRIS LEVY
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 27 August 1928
Description: Publisher - USA

JACK WILD
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 30 August 1952
Description: Actor, Vocalist, UK

PAUL ROBI
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 21 August 1931
Description: Vocalist, USA

GARY TALLEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 17 August 1947
Description: Guitarist, USA

WAYNE CHEARY
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 18 August 1944
Description: Bassist, Australia

RIVER PHOENIX
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 23 August 1970
Description: Actor, USA

SHELLEY LONG
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 23 August 1949
Description: Actress, USA

ANGELA BASSETT
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 16 August 1958
Description: Actress, USA

SEAN PENN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 17 August 1960
Description: Actor, USA

MAE WEST
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 17 August 1893
Description: Actress, Comedian, Singer, USA

JIMMY RICKS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1924
Description: Vocalist, USA

LUTHER ALLISON
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 17 August 1939
Description: Guitarist, USA

DON HO
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 13 August 1930
Description: Vocalist, Hawaii

BOBBY CALDWELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 15 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Pianist,USA

DINAH LEE
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 19 August 1943
Description: Vocalist, New Zealand

BARBARA HARRIS
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 18 August 1945
Description: Vocalist, USA

DONALD OCONNOR
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 28 August 1925
Description: Actor, Vocalist, Dancer, USA

FRED MACMURRAY
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 30 August 1908
Description: Actor, USA

CHUCK COLBERT
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 30 August 1944
Description: Bassist, USA

JOHN MCNALLY
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 30 August 1939
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist

LOUIS ARMSTRONG
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 4 August 1901
Description: Trumpeter, USA

JOSE FELICIANO
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 10 August 1945
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

WENDELL HALL
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 23 August 1896
Description: Vocalist, Ukelele, Composer, USA

MIA ZAPATA
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 25 August 1965
Description: Vocalist, USA

LIONEL BART
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 1 August 1930
Description: Composer, Arranger, Band leader

JOHN LEE HOOKER
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 22 August 1917
Description: Guitarist, USA

BARBARA BACH
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 27 August 1947
Description: Actress, USA

ANDREW GOLD
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 2 August 1952
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

COUNT BASIE
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 21 August 1904
Description: Band Leader, Pianist, Organist, Composer, USA

BENNY CARTER
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 8 August 1907
Description: Saxophonist, Arranger, USA

MARTIN LAMBLE
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 28 August 1949
Description: Drummer, UK

DAN FOGELBERG
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 13 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA

DEBBIE GIBSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 31 August 1970
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actress, USA

ART FARMER
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 21 August 1928
Description: Trumpeter. USA

MARIO
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 27 August 1986
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

PATRICK WOODWARD
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 August 1948
Description: Bassist, USA

TONY BENNETT
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 13 August 1925
Description: Vocalist, USA

PATTI AUSTIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 10 August 1948
Description: Vocalist. USA

JOHNNY MAC
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 17 August 1932
Description: Vocalist, Australia

JIMMY WITHERSPOON
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 8 August 1923
Description: Vocalist

ETHEL BARRYMORE
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 1879
Description: Actress, USA

VAN MORRISON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 31 August 1945
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Northern Ireland

GRACE JONES
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 19 August 1952
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Composer, Jamaica

LARRY GRAHAM
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 14 August 1946
Description: Bassist, USA

LYNN STRAIT
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 7 August 1968
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA

SONNY SHARROCK
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 27 August 1940
Description: Guitarist, USA

JAMES COBURN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 31 August 1928
Description: Actor , Composer. USA

JERRY ALLISON
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 31 August 1939
Description: Drummer, USA

LEONARD BERNSTEIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 25 August 1918
Description: Pianist, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, USA

HAYDEN PANETTIERE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 21 August 1989
Description: Actress, Vocalist, Model, USA

KEITH MOON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 23 August 1946
Description: Drummer, UK

STERLING MORRISON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 29 August 1942
Description: Bassist, Vocalist, USA

ROMAN POLANSKI
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 18 August 1933
Description: Director, USA

VALERIE HARPER
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 22 August 1940
Description: Actress, USA

BRYCE COURTENAY
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 14 August 1933
Description: Author, South African, Australian

BILL EVANS
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 16 August 1929
Description: Pianist, USA

RUNE GUSTAFSSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 25 August 1933
Description: Guitarist, Sweden

CLETIS CARR
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 4 August 1959
Description: Singer-songwriter, guitarist and record producer. Australia

JOHN GAGE
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 31 August 1947
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Arranger, Composer, USA

DAN SERAPHINE
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 28 August 1948
Description: Drummer, USA

LESTER LANIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 26 August 1911
Description: Band leader, USA

ROGER WATERS
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 6 August 1944
Description: Bassist, UK

GERALD ALBRIGHT
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 30 August 1957
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA

FRANKIE FORD
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 4 August 1939
Description: Vocalist, USA

ROB BUCK
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 1 August 1958
Description: Guitarist, USA

JOHN HIATT
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 20 August 1952
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA

JOE JACKSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 11 August 1955
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Pianist, UK

MICHAEL JACKSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 29 August 1958
Description: Vocalist, Dancer, USA

PETER LAUGHNER
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 22 August 1952
Description: Guitarist, USA

MICHAEL PENN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 1 August 1958
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actor

SHAN PALMER
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 15 August 1938
Description: Vocalist, UK

BRAD MEHLDAU
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 23 August 1970
Description: Pianist, USA

IAN GILROY
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 29 August 1958
Description: Drummer, NZ

GINA SCHOCK
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 31 August 1957
Description: Vocalist, Drums, USA

PAUL WINTER
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 31 August 1939
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA

TEX WILLIAMS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 23 August 1917
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Comedy, USA

RALPH MIDDLEBROOKS
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 20 August 1939
Description: Trumpeter, USA

LUCKY MILLINDER
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 8 August 1900
Description: Band leader, USA

SAMANTHA SANG
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 5 August 1953
Description: Vocalist, Australia

BARBARA MASON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 9 August 1947
Description: Vocalist, USA

RONNIE SPECTOR
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 10 August 1947
Description: Vocalist, USA

RHONDA FLEMING
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 10 August 1923
Description: Actress, USA

BRANSCOMBE RICHMOND
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 8 August 1956
Description: Vocalist , Actor

HANK COCHRAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 2 August 1935
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

KIN VASSY
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 16 August 1943
Description: Vocalist, Producer, Composer. USA

MARGO SILVIA
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 6 August 1936
Description: Vocalist, USA

MEL TILLIS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 8 August 1932
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

JOHN LAWS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 8 August 1935
Description: Radio host, Australia

DENIS PAYTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 1 August 1943
Description: Saxophonist, UK

ANDY FAIRWEATHER LOW
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 2 August 1948
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist

SNOWY FLEET
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 16 August 1945
Description: Vocalist, Drummer, Australia

DINAH WASHINGTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 29 August 1924
Description: Vocalist, USA

SID BERNSTEIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 12 August 1918
Description: Rock promoter, music producer

MARK KNOPFLER
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 12 August 1949
Description: Guitarist, Composer, UK

BILLY RAY CYRUS
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 25 August 1961
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA

BELINDA CARLISLE
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 17 August 1958
Description: Vocalist, Drums,USA

KENNY ROGERS
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 21 August 1938
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA

SHANIA TWAIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 28 August 1965
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Canada

PETER FRAMPTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 12 August 1950
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Guitarist, UK

AL HIBLER
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 16 August 1915
Description: Vocalist, USA

PATRICK SWAYZE
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 18 August 1954
Description: Actor, USA

TIM GAZE
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 8 August 1953
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Australia

MONTY MATTHEWS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 25 August 1927
Description: Vocalist, USA

ROBERT HUGHES
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 19 August 1948
Description: Guitarist, Australia

JAMES PANKOW
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 20 August 1947
Description: Trombonist, USA

JOE STRUMMER
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 21 August 1952
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK

DARYL DRAGON
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 27 August 1942
Description: Keyboardist, USA

TIM BOGERT
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 27 August 1944
Description: Bassist, USA

PHIL SHULMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 27 August 1937
Description: Saxphonist, Scotland

BILL JOHNSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 10 August 1872
Description: Bassist, Banjoist, Guitarist, USA

BILLY J KRAMER
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 19 August 1943
Description: Vocalist, UK

TONY CLARK
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 24 August 1941
Description: Rock music record producer and guitarist. UK

LARRY FINNEGAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 10 August 1938
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

RUDY LEWIS
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 23 August 1936
Description: Vocalist, USA

JIM SOHNS
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 23 August 1949
Description: Vocalist, USA

KEN HENSLEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 24 August 1945
Description: Keyboardist, Guitarist, UK

MARK BEDFORD
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 24 August 1961
Description: Bassist, UK

CARL WAYNE
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 18 August 1943
Description: Vocalist, Actor, UK

ROBERT CULP
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 16 August 1930
Description: Actor, USA

GARY LOIZZE
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 16 August 1945
Description: Guitarist, USA

JESSICA MAUBOY
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 4 August 1989
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Australia

BILLY RAY CYRUS
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 25 August 1961
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA

HELEN MORGAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 2 August 1900
Description: Vocalist, USA

JANE WYATT
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 12 August 1911
Description: Actress, USA

BUCK OWENS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 12 August 1929
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist,Composer, USA

JOHN DEREK
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 12 August 1926
Description: Actor, Director, Cinematographer, Screenwriter, Producer

JOE JONES
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 12 August 1926
Description: Vocalist, USA

ANN PEEBLES
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 27 August 1947
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

OSCAR PETERSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 15 August 1925
Description: Pianist, Composer , Canada

ROSE MADDOX
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 15 August 1926
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

EDDY RAVEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 19 August 1944
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA

VINNIE VINCENT
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1952
Description: Guitarist, USA

DOUG FIEGER
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 20 August 1952
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

ELBERRY HOBBS
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 4 August 1936
Description: Vocalist , USA

JIM REEVES
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 20 August 1923
Description: Vocalist, USA

FAITH PRINCE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1957
Description: Actress, Singer, USA

JILL ST JOHN
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 19 August 1940
Description: Actress, USA

DAVEY FARAGHER
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 18 August 1957
Description: Bassist, USA

JOHNNY MADDOX
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 4 August 1927
Description: Pianist, USA

JOHN CONLEE
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 11 August 1946
Description: Vocalist, USA

GORDON STOKER
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 3 August 1924
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA

NONA HENDRYX
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 18 August 1945
Description: Vocalist, Record producer, Songwriter, Author,

EDDIE FISHER
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 10 August 1928
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA

GINGER BAKER
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 19 August 1939
Description: Drummer, UK

AMANDA REDMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 12 August 1957
Description: Actress, UK

WEBB PIERCE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 8 August 1921
Description: Vocal, Guitarist, Co,poser, US

CONNIE STEVENS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 8 August 1938
Description: Vocalist, Actress

JOHN DAVID
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 8 August 1942
Description: Drummer, USA

TORI AMOS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 22 August 1963
Description: Vocalist, USA

HOLLY DUNN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 22 August 1957
Description: Vocalist, USA

PETER EDDEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 11 August 1947
Description: Bassist, Australia

KEN KITCHING
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 4 August 1932
Description: Steel Guitarist, Australia

SUSAN JACKS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 19 August 1948
Description: Vocalist, Canadian

ALAN JAY LERNER
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 31 August 1918
Description: Composer, Lyricist, USA

LESTER YOUNG
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 27 August 1909
Description: Saxophonist, Band Leader, USA

DON BOWMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 26 August 1937
Description: Vocalist, Comedian, USA

HARRY LAUDER
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 4 August 1870
Description: Vocalist, Music hall comedian, Scotland

MASON WILLIAMS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 24 August 1938
Description: Guitarsit, Composer, USA

SEAN CONNERY
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 25 August 1930
Description: Actor, Scotland

VAN JOHNSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 26 August 1916
Description: Actor, Dancer, USA

DEKE RICHARDS
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 8 August 1944
Description: Songwriter and record producer, USA

ROY HAY
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 12 August 1961
Description: Guitarist, Keyboardist, UK

MYRNA LOY
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 2 August 1905
Description: Actress, USA

CARROLL OCONNOR
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 2 August 1924
Description: Actor, USA

GARTH HUDSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 2 August 1937
Description: Keyboards, Composer, USA

EDWARD PATTEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 2 August 1939
Description: Vocalist, USA

JOHN YORK
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 3 August 1946
Description: Bassist, USA

MARTIN SHEEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 3 August 1940
Description: Actor, USA

FEARGAL SHARKEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 13 August 1958
Description: Vocalist, Ireland

JACK THOMPSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 31 August 1940
Description: Actor, Australian

PRAKASH JOHN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 1 August 1947
Description: Bassist, Canada

CARLA GUGINO
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 August 1971
Description: Actress, USA

PHIL LYNOTT
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 20 August 1949
Description: Bassist, UK

CINDY WILLIAMS
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 22 August 1947
Description: Actress, USA

JOHNNE SAMBATARO
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 27 August 1953
Description: Vocalist,

ARMAND PIRON
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 16 August 1888
Description: Violinist, USA

SKY SAXON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 20 August 1937
Description: Vocalist, Composer, US

GEORGIA GIBBS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 26 August 1926
Description: Vocalist, USA

KEITH ALLISON
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 26 August 1942
Description: Bassist, USA

TUESDAY WELD
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 27 August 1943
Description: Actress, USA

VERNON REID
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 22 August 1958
Description: Guitarist, UK

REX ALLEN JR
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 23 August 1947
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA

GENE KELLY
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 2 August 1912
Description: Musician, Actor, Dancer, USA

PERRI REID
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 29 August 1966
Description: Vocalist, USA

BUDDY WESTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 10 August 1943
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Guitarist, Australia

CAMERON DIAZ
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 30 August 1972
Description: Actress, USA

DALE HAWKINS
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 22 August 1936
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

GRAHAM BIDSTRUP
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 30 August 1950
Description: Drummer, Australia

MIKE ELLIOT
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1929
Description: Saxophonist, West Indies

ANDY FRASER
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 7 August 1952
Description: Bassist, Pianist, Guitarist, Composer, UK

STAN FREBERG
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 7 August 1926
Description: Comedian, Recording Artist, Animation Voice actor

CHARLES POPE
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 7 August 1936
Description: Vocalist, USA

KEITH CARRADINE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 8 August 1949
Description: Actor, USA

ESTHER WILLIAMS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 8 August 1923
Description: Actress, Swimmer, USA

MISSY HIGGINS
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 19 August 1983
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia

MERV BENTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 12 August 1942
Description: Vocalist, Australia

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 28 August 1749
Description: Poet, Novelist, Playwright, Germany

RODNEY CROWELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 7 August 1950
Description: Vocalist, Composer USA

JUNE HUTTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 11 August 1920
Description: Vocalist

ANGRY ANDERSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 5 August 1947
Description: Vocalist , Actor, Presenter , Australia

LESLEY DUNCAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 12 August 1943
Description: Vocalist, UK

THE EDGE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 8 August 1961
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Guitarist, UK

FRED MILANO
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 22 August 1939
Description: Vocalist, USA

BARBARA EDEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 23 August 1934
Description: Actress, Singer, USA

DAVID FREIBERG
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 24 August 1938
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, Guitarist, Keyboardist. USA

BOBBY WATSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 23 August 1953
Description: Saxophonist, USA

RUBY KEELER
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 26 August 1910
Description: Actress,Singer, Dancer, USA

VIC DANA
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 26 August 1942
Description: Vocalist, USA

VERN GOSDIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 5 August 1934
Description: Vocalist, USA

VINCE MALOUNEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 18 August 1945
Description: Lead Guitarist, Australia

MICHAEL GUDINSKI
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 22 August 1952
Description: Entrepreneur, Australia

JOHN CONGAS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1945
Description: Vocalist , Composer, South Africa

HUGH CORNWELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 28 August 1949
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK

DON BURROWS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 8 August 1928
Description: Clarinetist, Saxophonist, Flautist, Australia

DUSTIN HOFFMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 8 August 1937
Description: Actor, USA

GLENN HUGHES - UK
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 21 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, Bass,, guitar, piano, trombone

MOLLY BEE
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 18 August 1939
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

JULIE ANTHONY
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 24 August 1949
Description: Vocalist, Australia

LEO FENDER
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 10 August 1909
Description: Guitar, Designer, USA

HECTOR CRAWFORD
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 14 August 1913
Description: Producer, Conductor, Australian Producer/Media Executive , Australia

FRANK SEBASTYAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 2 August 1943
Description: Vocalists,Compere, Australia

MARVIN ISLEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 18 August 1953
Description: Bassist, US

GEORGE GARANIAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 15 August 1934
Description: Saxophonist, USA

JAYNE WALTON ROSEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 28 August 1917
Description: Vocalist , USA

DON BRUCE
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 4 August 1927
Description: Vocalist, USA

BOBBY BRADDOCK
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 5 August 1940
Description: Pianist, Saxophonist, Composer

JANE SCALI
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 8 August 1959
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Australia

TREVOR PRIDHAM
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 13 August 1942
Description: Vocalist, Australia

DON LAMOND
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 18 August 1920
Description: Drummer, USA

PAT METHENY
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 12 August 1954
Description: Guitarist, Comoser, USA

KEITH RIORDAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 8 August 1940
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist

SHERRIE AUSTIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 28 August 1970
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Australian

KARRIEM RIGGINS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 25 August 1975
Description: Drummer, USA

SARAH BRIGHTMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 14 August 1960
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Dancer

CONNIE SMITH
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 14 August 1941
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

JIMMY GRIFFIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 10 August 1943
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA

STEVE HOFMEYR
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 29 August 1964
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, Actor, Poet. South Africa

HALLE BERRY
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 14 August 1966
Description: Actress, US

DEBORAH CONWAY
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 8 August 1959
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, Australian

BUTCH TAYLOR
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 13 August 1959
Description: Keyboardist, Composer, USA

CHARLES TOBIAS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 15 August 1898
Description: Composers of songs. USA

BETTY MCQUADE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 26 August 1941
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia

ROGER DEAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 31 August 1944
Description: Artist, UK

BJ THOMAS
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 7 August 1942
Description: Vocalist, USA

PAT MCDONALD
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 1 August 1922
Description: Actress, Australia

JOHN KONGAS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1945
Description: Vocalist, South Africa.

MASSIEL
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 2 August 1947
Description: Vocalist, Spain

NORMA SHEARER
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 10 August 1902
Description: Actress, USA

JON FARRISS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 10 August 1961
Description: Drummer, Australia

TIM RENWICK
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 7 August 1949
Description: Guitarist, UK

JOHN PEEL
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 30 August 1939
Description: English disc jockey, radio presenter and journalist.

ERIC JOHNSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 17 August 1953
Description: Guitarist, USA

DONNA LEWIS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1973
Description: Vocalist , Composer

NORMAN GRANZ
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 August 1918
Description: Record producer, USA

BOBBY G
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 23 August 1953
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK

KID RENA
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 30 August 1898
Description: Trumpeter, USA

DARYL SOMERS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 6 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, TV Host, Drummer

GERI HALLIWELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 6 August 1972
Description: Vocalist, Actress, UK

LEE ADAMS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 14 August 1924
Description: Writer, librettist, USA

MAGIC SLIM
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 7 August 1937
Description: Guiatarist, USA

DON BRADMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 27 August 1908
Description: An Australian cricketer, Australia

NONI HAZLEHURST
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 17 August 1953
Description: Actress, Vocalist, Pianist, Australia

EDDI READER
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 29 August 1959
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Record producer, Scotland

JAMIE CULLUM
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 20 August 1979
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, UK

JOHN DEACON
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 19 August 1951
Description: Bassist, UK

CLAUDE DEBUSSY - (1862-1929)
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 22 August 1862
Description: Composer, French

MATT AITKEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 25 August 1956
Description: Composer of songs, UK

ROSE MARIE
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 15 August 1923
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

MICK HARVEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 24 August 1958
Description: Composer, Arranger, Record Producer, Australia

SCOTT HENDERSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 26 August 1954
Description: Guitarist, USA

IAN RILEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 12 August 1947
Description: Bassist, Australia

JIMMY NICOL
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 3 August 1939
Description: Drummer, UK

JOEY TEMPEST
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 19 August 1963
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Sweden

MELANIE GRIFFITH
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 9 August 1957
Description: Actress, USA

ROGER GREENAWAY
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 23 August 1938
Description: Pianist, Composer , UK

JAMES BURTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 21 August 1939
Description: Guitarist , USA

CASSIE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 26 August 1986
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Actress, Dancer, USA

ELLITOT SMITH
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1969
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, USA

DONNA GODCHAUX
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 22 August 1949
Description: Vocalist , USA

DEBRA MESSING
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 15 August 1968
Description: Actress, USA

PENNE HACKFORTH-JONES
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 5 August 1949
Description: Actress, Australia

AMY ADAMS
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 20 August 1974
Description: Actress, USA

MARY-ANNE FAHEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 19 August 1955
Description: Actress, comedian and writer.

URBIE GREEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 8 August 1926
Description: Trombonist, USA

LOU MARTIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 12 August 1949
Description: Pianist, Ireland

ANTON FIG
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 8 August 1952
Description: Drummer, USA

ALEX LIFESON
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 27 August 1953
Description: Guitarist, songwriter, Producer

CHARLIZE THERON
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 7 August 1975
Description: Actress, South African

MIKA
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 18 August 1983
Description: Vocalist, keyboards, UK

JOHN CIPOLLINA
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 24 August 1943
Description: Guitarist, USA

MAUREEN STARKEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 4 August 1946

MARK PRIESTLEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 9 August 1976
Description: Actor, Australian

ABBEY LINCOLN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 August 1930
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Composer, USA

JOAN BLONDELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 30 August 1906
Description: Actress, USA

ANDREW B STERLING
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 26 August 1874
Description: Composer of lyrics, USA

DUTCH TILDERS
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 29 August 1939
Description: Solo vocalist, Guitarist, Australia

CARLO CURLEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 24 August 1952
Description: Organist, USA

EMILY ROBISON
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 16 August 1972
Description: Songwriter, singer, multi-instrumentalist,

KETTY LESTER
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 16 August 1934
Description: Vocalist, US

FRANCIS SCOTT KEY - "THE STAR-SPANGLED BANNER."
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 1 August 1779
Description: Composer, USA

RONNIE DAWSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 11 August 1933
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Songwriter. USA

FLORENCE WELCH
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 28 August 1986
Description: Vocalist, UK

ROD LAVER
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 9 August 1938
Description: Sportsman, Australia

JOE BESSER
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 12 August 1907
Description: Actor, USA

GEORGE HAMILTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 12 August 1939
Description: Actor, USA

JOHN CAZALE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 12 August 1935
Description: Actor, USA

MATT MATTOX
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 18 August 1917
Description: Dancer, USA

SANDI THOM
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 11 August 1981
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK

CLITIS CARR
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 4 August 1959
Description: Vocalist, song writer, USA

ANN BLYTH
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 16 August 1928
Description: Actress, Singer, USA

MAGIC
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 16 August 1975
Description: Rapper, USA

JEAN PAUL MARTINI
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 31 August 1741
Description: Composer, Bavaria.

KENNY DREW SR
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 28 August 1928
Description: Pianist, USA

DJ AJAX
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 5 August 1971
Description: Disc Jockey (DJ) Australia

MATT MATTOX
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 16 August 1922
Description: Dancer, USA

EMIL JANNINGS
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 23 August 1884
Description: Actor, Switzerland

ED DEVEREAUX
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 27 August 1925
Description: Actor, Australia

ALEXANDRA BURKE
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 25 August 1988
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, UK

MAUREEN OHARA
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 17 August 1920
Description: Actor, Singer, USA

PETER APPLEYARD
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 26 August 1928
Description: Jazz vibraphonist, percussionist, and composer.

DEAN TURNER
DIED
 
Event Date:
Description: Bassist, Australia

JIMMY REED
DIED
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