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Albert Lance
 
Date Born: Sunday 12 July 1925
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: He became Australia's principal tenor in the early 1950s before travelling to France in 1955, becoming one of the most sought after tenors there for nearly 20 years.

Alessi Brothers
 
Date Born: Sunday 12 July 1953
 
Description: Duo, USA
 
Summary: The Alessi Brothers recorded five albums on major record labels. They sold over eight million records worldwide.

Bill Cosby
 
Date Born: Monday 12 July 1937
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, US
 
Summary: William Henry Cosby, Jr. was born and raised in West Philadelphia, to Anna and William H. Cosby, Sr. He was one of four brothers.

Cheryl Ladd
 
Date Born: Thursday 12 July 1951
 
Description: Actress, Singer, USA
 
Summary: Cheryl married fellow actor David Ladd, son of the famous actor Alan Ladd, by whom she had a daughter, Jordan.

Christine Mcvie
 
Date Born: Monday 12 July 1943
 
Description: Vocalist, Keyboardist, UK
 
Summary: Christine was born in the small village of Bouth in the Lake District. Her father, Cyril, was a college professor and concert violinist, and mother Beatrice was a medium, a psychic and a faith healer.

Eric Adams
 
Date Born: Monday 12 July 1954
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: "They (Manowar) have one of the most likeable, charismatic frontmen in the genre".

Mahalia Barnes
 
Date Born: Thursday 12 July 1956
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
 
Summary: An Australian singer/songwriter, daughter of well-known Australian rock singer Jimmy Barnes.

Milton Berle
 
Date Born: Sunday 12 July 1908
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
 
Summary: Born to Moses Berlinger, a paint and varnish salesman. His mother, Sarah (Sadie) Glantz Berlinger 1890–1968, eventually became stagestruck and changed her name to Sandra Berle when Milton became famous.

Oscar Hammerstein Ii
 
Date Born: Friday 12 July 1895
 
Description: Composer, USA
 
Summary: The final song he wrote was "Edelweiss", which was added during rehearsals near the end of the second act. To this day, many think it is an Austrian folk song.

Philip Taylor Kramer
 
Date Born: Saturday 12 July 1952
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: Fans of Iron Butterfly are coming to terms with the apparent death of Philip Kramer, after a human skull and bones, which likely belonged to the band's onetime bass player.

Pixie Williams
 
Date Born: Thursday 12 July 1928
 
Description: Violinist, NZ
 
Summary: 1949, 20 year-old Pixie Williams gave voice to composer Ruru Karaitiana’s wartime song “Blue Smoke” which was written on the troopship HMS Aquitania as he sailed to war in 1940.

Sammy Lawhorn
 
Date Born: Friday 12 July 1935
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Sammy Lawhorn is one of the most frequently recorded blues sidemen in the history of blues guitarists. YOUTUBE: Recorded live in 1971. Pinetop Perkins ~ piano Harmonica Smith ~ harp Pee Wee Madison ~ guitar Sammy Lawhorn ~ guitar ........................... Calvin Fuzz Jones ~ bass Willie "Big Eyes" Smith ~ drums

Van Cliburn
 
Date Born: Thursday 12 July 1934
 
Description: Pianist, USA
 
Summary: An American pianist who achieved worldwide recognition in 1958 at the age of 23, when he won the first quadrennial International Tchaikovsky Piano Competition in Moscow, at the height of the Cold War.

Cameron Crowe
 
Date Born: Saturday 13 July 1957
 
Description: American screenwriter and film director.
 
Summary: Crowe was,and remains, Rolling Stone's youngest-ever contributor.

Cheech Marin
 
Date Born: Saturday 13 July 1946
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
 
Summary: Marin born the son of Elsa, a secretary, and Oscar Marin, a policeman in the LAPD.

Chris White - Saxophone
 
Date Born: Wednesday 13 July 1955
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: Associated acts include Mark Knopfler, Dire Straits, The Notting Hillbillies, Robbie Williams, Paul McCartney, Chris De Burgh, Mick Jagger

Deborah Cox
 
Date Born: Saturday 13 July 1974
 
Description: Vocalist, Canada
 
Summary: Deborah Cox began singing for TV commercials at age 12, and she entered various talent shows with the help of her mother.

Dennis Crosby
 
Date Born: Friday 13 July 1934
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Dennis and his brothers, Lindsay and Phillip, often performed as the Crosby Brothers in nightclubs and on The Ed Sullivan Show. YOUTUBE: Three of Bing Crosby's sons (Phillip, Dennis, and Lindsay) try to teach Bing how to sing one of his old hits in a new way. An improvement, no? The screaming girlies seem to think so. From Bing's 10/5/60 show.

Ernest Gold
 
Date Born: Wednesday 13 July 1921
 
Description: Composer of song, USA
 
Summary: An American composer. Born in Vienna, Austria; Gold wrote nearly 100 film and television scores between 1945 and 1992.

George Lewis
 
Date Born: Friday 13 July 1900
 
Description: Clarinetist, US
 
Summary: Lewis interpolated various blues melodies, many of which may be heard on recordings by Louis Armstrong, specifically the recording with his Hot Five of Kid Ory's composition "Savoy Blues."

George Lewis - Trombone
 
Date Born: Sunday 13 July 1952
 
Description: Trombonist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Lewis is featured extensively in Unyazi of the Bushveld (2005), a documentary about the first symposium of electronic music held in Africa, directed by Aryan Kaganof.

Harrison Ford
 
Date Born: Monday 13 July 1942
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Ford was born to mother, Dorothy October 17, 1917–February 10, 2004, was a homemaker and former radio actress, and his father, Christopher Ford November 20, 1906–February 10, 1999, was an advertising executive and former actor.

Louise Mandrell
 
Date Born: Tuesday 13 July 1954
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: She is the younger sister of legendary Country singer Barbara Mandrell, and older sister of actress Irlene Mandrell.

Richard Edwin Paris Jr
 
Date Born: Saturday 13 July 1963
 
Description: Guitariist, Mandolin, USA
 
Summary: His first love being music, he began to study it at a relatively young age and eventually in the 1990s.

Roger Mcguinn
 
Date Born: Monday 13 July 1942
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Roger McGuinn was born to James and Dorothy, were involved in journalism and public relations, and during his childhood, they had written a bestseller titled Parents Can't Win.

Steve Gibbons
 
Date Born: Monday 13 July 1942
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: An Elvis Presley fan, Steve Gibbons' first performance with The Dominettes was at The California Pub near Weoley Castle.

Andy Newmark
 
Date Born: Friday 14 July 1950
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: Hired to replace Gerry Gibson, who in turn had replaced founding Family Stone member Gregg Errico, Newmark was invited to audition for Sly Stone by Family Stone

Billy Hill (songwriter)
 
Date Born: Friday 14 July 1899
 
Description: Pianist, Violinist, Composer of songs, UK
 
Summary: Under the name of George "Funky" Brown, he co-wrote the song "Have You Ever Been Lonely?" and also the Ink Spots/Elvis hit song, "That's When Your Heartaches Begin".

Bob Birch
 
Date Born: Wednesday 14 July 1965
 
Description: Bassist, USA
 
Summary: He was primarily a session musician and sideman to a variety of notable artists.

Bob Scholl
 
Date Born: Thursday 14 July 1938
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: The Mello Kings were formed by Bob and his brother Jerry in the mid fifties.

Cliff Trenier
 
Date Born: Monday 14 July 1919
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: A musical group led by identical twins Cliff and Claude Trenier. Active since the 1940s. YOUTUBE: American musical group led by identical twins Cliff and Claude Trenier, with The Gene Gilbeaux Orchestra which included Don Hill on saxophone, Shifty Henry and later James (Jimmy) Johnson on bass, Henry (Tucker) Green on drums and Gene Gilbeaux on piano.

Dale Robertson
 
Date Born: Saturday 14 July 1923
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: An American actor best known for his starring roles on television. He played the roving investigator Jim Hardie in the NBC/ABC television series, Tales of Wells Fargo, and the owner of an incomplete railroad line in ABC's The Iron Horse, often presented as a deceptively thoughtful but modest western hero.

Del Reeves
 
Date Born: Saturday 14 July 1934
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: He became one of the most successful male country singers of the 1960s. Country singer, songwriter became a member of "The Grand Ole Opry" in the mid sixties.

Jim Gordon
 
Date Born: Saturday 14 July 1945
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: Jim Gordon was one of the top session drummers in the '60s. After backing the Everly Brothers in 1963 at age 17, he went to California. Hal Blaine, king of session drummers, began to send Gordon his overflow work.

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.

Lowman Pauling
 
Date Born: Wednesday 14 July 1926
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: A member of The "5" Royales who began as the "Royal Suns" in 1942, a locally popular gospel quintet based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Norman Luboff
 
Date Born: Saturday 14 July 1917
 
Description: Pianist, Conductor, Compser, Singer, USA
 
Summary: Norman Luboff was taught piano as a child and was part of his high school chorus. Luboff studied at the University of Chicago after which he wrote programs and sang for a Chicago radio station.

Polly Bergen
 
Date Born: Tuesday 14 July 1931
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: She captured an Emmy award for her portrayal of singer Helen Morgan on an episode of the 1950s television series Playhouse 90.

Robert Zildjian
 
Date Born: Saturday 14 July 1923
 
Description: Maker of- cymbals - Percussion
 
Summary: The founder of Sabian Cymbals, the 2nd largest manufacturer of cymbals in the world. The company was founded in 1981 in Meductic, New Brunswick, Canada, by Robert Zildjian, son.

Ted Koehler
 
Date Born: Saturday 14 July 1894
 
Description: Composer of lyrics, USA
 
Summary: His most famous collaboration was with the composer Harold Arlen.

Terry Thomas
 
Date Born: Friday 14 July 1911
 
Description: Actor, UK
 
Summary: He was famous for his portrayal of disreputable members of the upper classes, especially cads, toffs and bounders, with the trademark gap in his front teeth, cigarette holder, smoking jacket and catch-phrases such as "What an absolute shower!", "Good show!", "You dirty rotter" and "Hard cheese".

Tommy Mattola Jr.
 
Date Born: Thursday 14 July 1949
 
Description: Known as a mentor and former talent manager.
 
Summary: During his tenure, he transformed Sony into one of the most successful global music companies, expanding its businesses into over 60 countries, while creating one of the strongest management teams in the industry.

Ty Hunter
 
Date Born: Sunday 14 July 1940
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Tyrone Hunter was a member of many groups during the Motown era and before.

Vince Taylor
 
Date Born: Friday 14 July 1939
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: When David Bowie created the character Ziggy Stardust he based him on the decline of Vince.

Woody Guthrie
 
Date Born: Sunday 14 July 1912
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: In September 1996 Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum and Case Western Reserve University cohosted Hard Travelin': The Life and Legacy of Woody Guthrie, a 10-day conference of panel sessions, lectures, and concerts.

Alicia Bridges
 
Date Born: Thursday 15 July 1948
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer
 
Summary: Alicia Bridges sang from a very young age and learned to play guitar at the age of 10. At the age of 12 she had her own radio program, The Alicia Bridges Show.

Bernard Fanning
 
Date Born: Tuesday 15 July 1969
 
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, Australia
 
Summary: Born and raised in Toowong, Brisbane, Fanning was taught the piano by his mother at an early age. At the age of 12, while attending St. Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace, Fanning began writing music

Charles Anthony
 
Date Born: Monday 15 July 1929
 
Description: Violinist, USA
 
Summary: He celebrated his fiftieth anniversary with the company in 2004

Chi Cheng
 
Date Born: Wednesday 15 July 1970
 
Description: Bassist, USA

Cowboy Copas
 
Date Born: Tuesday 15 July 1913
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: On March 5, 1963, Copas died in a private plane crash over Camden, Tennessee. The private plane, a Piper Comanche, was being piloted by his son-in-law, Randy Hughes.

David Pack
 
Date Born: Tuesday 15 July 1952
 
Description: tGuitarist,Singer,Writer
 
Summary: Lead Guitarist and original member for ’AMBROSIA’ at the time of there success.

Forest Whitaker
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 July 1961
 
Description: Actor, producer, director, USA
 
Summary: His father, Forest Whitaker, Jr., was an insurance salesman and the son of novelist Forest Whitaker, Sr. His mother, Laura Francis (née Smith), was a special education teacher.

Gregory Isaacs
 
Date Born: Sunday 15 July 1951
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: By the late 1970s, Isaacs was one of the biggest reggae performers in the world, regularly touring the US and the UK, and only challenged by Dennis Brown and Bob Marley.

Ian Curtis
 
Date Born: Sunday 15 July 1956
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Keyboardist, Composer
 
Summary: Curtis was portrayed by Sean Harris in the 2002 film 24 Hour Party People, which dramatized the rise and fall of Factory Records from the 1970s to the 1990s.

Jack Beeson
 
Date Born: Friday 15 July 1921
 
Description: Pianist, Comoser of music, USA
 
Summary: Since 1950 has composed ten operas in the American vernacular tradition.

Jan Michael Vincent
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 July 1944
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Vincent was born to Doris and Lloyd Vincent. His family moved to Hanford, California, when Jan Michael was in his teens.

Joe Satriani
 
Date Born: Sunday 15 July 1956
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Satriani is widely recognized as a technically highly advanced rock guitarist and has been described as a virtuoso. Satriani has received 14 Grammy nominations.

Johnny Thunders
 
Date Born: Tuesday 15 July 1952
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Under the name "Johnny Volume", Genzale began performing music at Quintano High School with "Johnny and the Jaywalkers."

Linda Ronstadt
 
Date Born: Monday 15 July 1946
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Linda Ronstadt was born in Tucson, Arizona in 1946 to Gilbert Ronstadt 1911-1995, a prosperous machinery merchant who ran the F. Ronstadt Co. and Ruthmary Copeman Ronstadt 1914-1982, a homemaker with a gift for science.

Mac Mcanally
 
Date Born: Monday 15 July 1957
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Songwriter. USA
 
Summary: McAnally was born July 15, 1957 in Red Bay, Alabama. He began playing piano and singing in church at the Belmont First Baptist Church in Belmont, Mississippi as a child, and by age fifteen, he had composed his first song

Millie Jackson
 
Date Born: Saturday 15 July 1944
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Radio, USA
 
Summary: Millie Jackson was born the daughter of a sharecropper. Her mother died while Jackson was still a child, and subsequently she and her father moved to Newark, New Jersey.

Philly Joe Jones
 
Date Born: Sunday 15 July 1923
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: In 1947 to New York, where as the house drummer at Cafe Society and other clubs he accompanied such musicians as Fats Navarro, Dexter Gordon, Dizzy Gillespie, and Charlie Parker

Ray Toro
 
Date Born: Friday 15 July 1977
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: When he was younger he enjoyed the music of Queen, Metallica, Megadeth, and Slayer and he cites Brian May.

Richard Franklin
 
Date Born: Thursday 15 July 1948
 
Description: Drummer, Writer, director and producer of film, Australia
 
Summary: He directed four episodes of the Australian police drama "Homicide"

Tommy Dee
 
Date Born: Monday 15 July 1940
 
Description: Composer, USA
 
Summary: The song related to "Buddy Holly" - "Richie Valens" - "J.P. Richardso" AKA "The Big Bopper".

Twinkle
 
Date Born: Thursday 15 July 1948
 
Description: Singer, songwriter
 
Summary: English singer-songwriter, primarily in the 1960s. Twinkle's most famous songs were "Terry" and "Golden Lights".

Barbara Stanwyck
 
Date Born: Tuesday 16 July 1907
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Barbara Stanwyck was born to Catherine Ann McPhee, a Canadian immigrant from Nova Scotia, and Byron E. Stevens, an American.

Blossom Seeley
 
Date Born: Thursday 16 July 1891
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
 
Summary: Seeley was one half of the vaudeville team of Blossom Seeley and Benny Fields and when they played the Palace Theatre in its Golden Era.

Corey Feldman
 
Date Born: Friday 16 July 1971
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: The second of five children, was born the son of Sheila, a cocktail waitress who was once a Playboy Bunny, and Bob Feldman, a rock producer and musician.

Desmond Dekker
 
Date Born: Thursday 16 July 1942
 
Description: Vocalist, Jamaica
 
Summary: He was born in St. Andrew, Jamaica and grew up in Kingston, where he attended the Alpha Boys' School.

George Boyer
 
Date Born: Thursday 16 July 1942
 
Description: Violinist, Pianist
 
Summary: Born in Budapest, Hungary, George was taught the violin by his mother and also the piano.

Ginger Rogers
 
Date Born: Sunday 16 July 1911
 
Description: Actress, Dancer, USA
 
Summary: The daughter of Eddins McMath, of Scottish ancestry and Lela Owens McMath, of Welsh ancestry. Her mother separated from Rogers' father soon after her birth, and mother and daughter went to live with the Walter Owens family in nearby Kansas City.

Mark Mccantee
 
Date Born: Sunday 16 July 1961
 
Description: Guitarist,Australia
 
Summary: In 2006, Divinyls were indicted into the ARIA Hall of Fame, an event which re-established contact between McEntee and Amphlett.

Mindy Carson
 
Date Born: Saturday 16 July 1927
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: She joined the singing bandleader Harry Cool that year, and made a number of recordings with him, one of which, "Rumors Are Flying," made the charts.

Percy Kilbride
 
Date Born: Monday 16 July 1888
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: He made a career of playing country hicks, most memorably as Pa Kettle in the Ma and Pa Kettle series of feature films.

Sollie Mcelroy
 
Date Born: Monday 16 July 1934
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: The Flamingos were a doo wop group from the United States, most popular in the mid to late 1950s. The group's first lead was Sollie McElroy (b. 16 July 1933, Gulfport, Mississippi, USA, d. 15 January 1995

Stewart Copeland
 
Date Born: Wednesday 16 July 1952
 
Description: Drummer, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Copeland was born the youngest of four children of CIA officer Miles Copeland, Jr. and Lorraine Adie, a Scot who served in British intelligence.

Tom Terrell
 
Date Born: Monday 16 July 1951
 
Description: Journalist, Deejay, Promoter, USA
 
Summary: Born Tom Gerald Terrell,he was a life-long musicologist.

Tony Jackson - Uk
 
Date Born: Saturday 16 July 1938
 
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, UK
 
Summary: Jackson was inspired by the skiffle sound of Lonnie Donegan, and then by Buddy Holly and other U.S. rock and roll. He founded the skiffle group the Martinis.

Will Farrell
 
Date Born: Sunday 16 July 1967
 
Description: Comedian, impressionist, actor, writer
 
Summary: Ferrell first established himself in the mid 1990s as a cast member on the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, and has subsequently starred in the comedy films Old School, Elf, Anchorman, Talladega Nights, Stranger than Fiction, Blades of Glory, Semi-Pro, and The Other Guys.

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

Andy Abraham
 
Date Born: Friday 17 July 1964
 
Description: Vocalist, UK
 
Summary: In 2006, Abraham's debut album was the twelfth highest selling album of the year with total sales of around 300,000.

Art Linkletter
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 July 1912
 
Description: Actor, TV Host, Radio and TV, Canadian
 
Summary: In his autobiography, "Confessions of a Happy Man" 1960, Linkletter revealed that he had had no contact with his natural parents or his sister or two brothers since he was abandoned when only a few weeks old.

Damon Harris
 
Date Born: Monday 17 July 1950
 
Description: Singer, USA
 
Summary: As a teenager Harris had formed a Temptations tribute band named The Young Tempts (aka The Young Vandals).

David Hasselhoff
 
Date Born: Thursday 17 July 1952
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: Known for his lead roles on Knight Rider and Baywatch. He also crossed over to a successful music career, primarily in Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.

Dawn Upshaw
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 July 1960
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
 
Summary: She began her vocal career as a talented Rich East High School singer in Park Forest, Illinois. Upshaw received a B.A. in 1982 from Illinois Wesleyan University and went on to study voice with Ellen Faull at the Manhattan School of Music in New York, earning her M.A. in 1984.

Diahann Carroll
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 July 1935
 
Description: Actress, Singer
 
Summary: Carroll was born the daughter of Mabel and John Johnson.

Donald Sutherland
 
Date Born: Tuesday 17 July 1934
 
Description: Actor, Canada
 
Summary: Sutherland was born in Saint John, New Brunswick, the son of Dorothy Isobel and Frederick McLea Sutherland, who worked in sales and ran the local gas, electricity, and bus company.

Gale Garnett
 
Date Born: Friday 17 July 1942
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, NZ
 
Summary: Garnett appeared twice on ABC's Shindig! and The Lloyd Thaxton Show at the height of her singing fame in the mid 1960s.

Geezer Butler
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 July 1949
 
Description: Bassist, UK
 
Summary: Butler is noted as being one of the first bassists to use a Wah-wah pedal on his bass, as showcased at the beginning of "N.I.B." which inspired many later bassists, such as Cliff Burton who cited him as an influence.

George Barnes
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 July 1921
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: The first recording of an electric guitar in jazz was by jazz guitarist George Barnes who recorded two songs in Chicago on March 1st, 1938: "Sweetheart Land" and "It's a Low-Down Dirty Shame" with Big Bill Broonzy.

James Cagney
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 July 1889
 
Description: Actor, Singer, Dancer, USA
 
Summary: Cagney was born above his father's saloon on the corner of Avenue D and 8th Street to James Cagney Sr., an Irish American bartender and amateur boxer, and Carolyn Nelson.

Joe Morello
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 July 1929
 
Description: Drummer, USA
 
Summary: Morello suffered from impaired vision since he was born, and devoted himself to indoor activities.

Lucie Arnaz
 
Date Born: Tuesday 17 July 1951
 
Description: Actress, USA
 
Summary: Lucie Arnaz attended Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles and launched a long and successful career as an actress.

Luke Bryan
 
Date Born: Saturday 17 July 1976
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Bryan began his musical career in the mid-2000s, writing songs for Travis Tritt and Billy Currington. After signing with Capitol Records Nashville in 2007

Mark Goodwin
 
Date Born: Tuesday 17 July 1984
 
Description: Drummer, US
 
Summary: He currently resides with his band in Los Angeles.

Mickey Hawks
 
Date Born: Wednesday 17 July 1940
 
Description: Singer, Pianist, USA
 
Summary: An American rockabilly singer and pianist, whose best remembered record, "Bip Bop Boom", has been included on many compilations of the genre after years as a collectible record.

Nicolette Larson
 
Date Born: Thursday 17 July 1952
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Larson sang much of the backing vocals on Neil Young's "Comes a Time" and "Harvest" albums, and duets on the song "Motorcycle Mama".

Peppermint Harris
 
Date Born: Sunday 17 July 1927
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Originally from Texarkana, Texas, he first recorded in Houston, as Peppermint Nelson, in the late 1940s.

Phoebe Snow
 
Date Born: Thursday 17 July 1952
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Snow was raised in a household where Delta blues, Broadway show tunes, Dixieland jazz, classical music and folk music recordings were played around the clock. Her father, Merrill Laub, was an exterminator by trade and her mother, Lili, was a dance teacher who died of bone cancer.

Phyllis Diller
 
Date Born: Tuesday 17 July 1917
 
Description: Actress, Comedienne, US
 
Summary: Born to to Perry Marcus Driver and Frances Ada Romshe, in Lima, Ohio. She attended Lima Central High School, then studied for three years at Sherwood Music Conservatory, Chicago, Illinois.

Rob Guest
 
Date Born: Monday 17 July 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Australia
 
Summary: Rob Guest was born in Birmingham, England. The family moved to New Zealand when the young Guest was 13; they went to Canada for a time, but returned to Auckland, where he attended Mt Albert Grammar School and Avondale College.

Spencer Davis
 
Date Born: Friday 17 July 1942
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
 
Summary: A musician and multi instrumentalist, and the founder of the 1960s rock band, the "Spencer Davis Group".

Alex Desert
 
Date Born: Thursday 18 July 1968
 
Description: Actor, Haitian-American

Brian Auger
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 July 1939
 
Description: Keyboardist, Composer, UK
 
Summary: He has incorporated jazz, early British pop, R&B, soul music and rock, and he has been nominated for a Grammy.

Danny Mcculloch
 
Date Born: Wednesday 18 July 1945
 
Description: Bassist, UK
 
Summary: After the release of The Twain Shall Meet in May of 1968, Briggs and McCullough left the band. They were replaced by keyboardist Zoot Money and guitarist Andy Summers.

Dion Dimucci
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 July 1939
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: Dion was born to an Italian-American family in the Bronx. As a child, he used to accompany his father, a vaudeville entertainer, on tour, and developed a love of country music.

Gene Lockhart
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 July 1891
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
 
Summary: He made his Broadway debut in 1916, in the musical The Riviera Girl.

Glenn Hughes
 
Date Born: Tuesday 18 July 1950
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: Hughes had the bass voice of the vocal group. He would be mainly seen witha headband, moudtache dressed in a leather outfit to match the Biker that he was in the group.

Hal Shaper
 
Date Born: Saturday 18 July 1931
 
Description: Comoser of music, USA
 
Summary: Shaper was born in 1931 to an immigrant family of an English father and Polish mother in Muizenberg, a suburb of Cape Town.

James Brolin
 
Date Born: Thursday 18 July 1940
 
Description: Actor, USA
 
Summary: At the age of 20 he changed his last name from "Bruderlin" to "Brolin" to become James Brolin. He accepted a contract with 20th Century Fox. While in school struggling to make it big, he met actor Clint Eastwood.

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.

Lonnie Mack
 
Date Born: Friday 18 July 1941
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
 
Summary: In 1980, the editors of Guitar World magazine ranked "Memphis" first among rock's top five "landmark" guitar recordings.[6] He is widely regarded today as a pivotal historical figure in expanding the role of the electric guitar in rock.

Martha Mears
 
Date Born: Monday 18 July 1910
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
 
Summary: The voice of the song "White Christmas" in the movie Holiday Inn (1942).

Red Skelton
 
Date Born: Friday 18 July 1913
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
 
Summary: Skelton was the son of a Hagenbeck Wallace Circus clown named Joe who died in 1913 shortly before the birth of his son.

Ricky Skaggs
 
Date Born: Sunday 18 July 1954
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
 
Summary: A country and bluegrass singer, musician, producer, and composer. He primarily plays mandolin; however, he also plays fiddle, guitar, and banjo.

Screamin’ Jay Hawkins
 
Date Born: Thursday 18 July 1929
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
 
Summary: An eccentric singer noted for his outlandish looks and dress on stage.

Shaun Micaulle
 
Date Born: Wednesday 18 July 1962
 
Description: Comedian, Actor, Writer, Producer, Australian
 
Summary: Micallef was born in Adelaide, South Australia and is of Maltese and Irish descent. He studied law at the University of Adelaide, where he was frequently involved in comedy revues.

Tania Kernaghan
 
Date Born: Thursday 18 July 1968
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia
 
Summary: She is the sister of Lee Kernaghan and daughter of Ray Kernaghan

Tim Lynch
 
Date Born: Thursday 18 July 1946
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
 
Summary: Member and guitarist of the group "The Flamin' Groovies". Formed in 1965 in San Francisco.

 
 
 
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