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Clare Moore
Date Born: Saturday 2 January 1960
Description: Vocalist, UK
Summary: She played the role of Christine Daaé in the original cast of The Phantom of the Opera, as alternate Christine to Sarah Brightman

Richard Elliot
Date Born: Saturday 16 January 1960
Description: Saxophonist
Summary: Elliot is known for his zebra-striped tenor saxophone.

Michael Hutchence
Date Born: Wednesday 20 January 1960
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Summary: Michael Hutchence was the lead singer of the famed "INXS".

James Spader
Date Born: Sunday 7 February 1960
Description: Actor, USA
Summary: From 2004 to 2008, Spader starred as the lead character Alan Shore in the TV series Boston Legal, which he reprised his role from the TV series The Practice.

Lionel Cartwright
Date Born: Wednesday 10 February 1960
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Summary: The multi talented Lionel Cartwight's career started during the early eighties.

Mikey Craig
Date Born: Monday 15 February 1960
Description: DJ, UK
Summary: A former DJ, best known as a bassist of the 1980s pop group Culture Club.

Mikey Craig
Date Born: Monday 15 February 1960
Description: Bassist, UK
Summary: He became the bassist with Culture Club, one of the most popular bands of the 1980s.

Kelly Lebrock
Date Born: Thursday 24 March 1960
Description: Actress, Model, Fashion, USA
Summary: LeBrock was born in New York, New York, and raised in London. She is the daughter of a French-Canadian father who worked as an accountant and an Irish mother who was a housewife.

Date Born: Thursday 24 March 1960
Description: Vocalist, Germany
Summary: 99 LUFTBALLOONS - 1984. The was the title of her only major hit in also of that year.

Michelle Nicastro
Date Born: Thursday 31 March 1960
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Summary: She was 50 years old. "For the Good of Our Country", an episode of The Event that originally aired November 15, 2010, is dedicated to her memory.

Warren Haynes
Date Born: Wednesday 6 April 1960
Description: Guitarist, USA
Summary: American rock and blues guitarist, vocalist and songwriter. Haynes is best known for his work as longtime guitarist with The Allman Brothers Band and as founding member of the jam band Gov't Mule. Early in his career he was a guitarist for David Allan Coe and The Dickey Betts Band

Mark Kemp
Date Born: Sunday 10 April 1960
Description: Author, USA
Summary: In 1997 he received a Grammy nomination for his liner notes to the CD Farewells & Fantasies, a retrospective of music by '60s protest singer Phil Ochs

Paula Yates
Date Born: Sunday 24 April 1960
Description: Television, Journalist, presenter, uk
Summary: Her mother was Elaine Smith, a former showgirl, actress and writer of erotic novels, who used the stage names Helene Thornton and Heller Toren. Until late in her life, Yates believed her father to be Jess Yates, who was known as "the Bishop" and presented the ITV religious programme Stars On Sunday. Yates and Smith were married from 1958 to 1975, though Yates was 16 years older than his wife and their marriage was unconventional.

Roger Taylor
Date Born: Tuesday 26 April 1960
Description: Drummer, UK
Summary: Roger Taylor born 1960 in England is the drummer for the electronic pop, rock band Duran Duran.

Andrew Denton
Date Born: Wednesday 4 May 1960
Description: Talk Show Host, Writer, Australian
Summary: Denton is the son of Kit Denton, author of The Breaker, a novel about Australian soldier and folk hero Breaker Morant.

Kim Hart
Date Born: Monday 9 May 1960
Description: Vocalist, NZ
Summary: Started her career with band ’CHALKDUST’ in 1976.

Date Born: Tuesday 10 May 1960
Description: Vocalist, UK
Summary: Bono is almost never seen in public without sunglasses.

Alec Dankworth
Date Born: Saturday 14 May 1960
Description: Bassist, UK
Summary: Dankworth was born the son of John Dankworth and Cleo Laine.

Rhonda Burchmore
Date Born: Sunday 15 May 1960
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Dancer
Summary: While in the U.K. Rhonda also appeared with Anthony Newley in the revival of Stop the World I Want to Get Off.

Stella Nova
Date Born: Monday 16 May 1960
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
Summary: He started playing with the London Jazz Orchestra at the age of 14.

Date Born: Thursday 19 May 1960
Description: Vocalist, UK
Summary: A British pop singer, who remains best known for her successful 1988 dance track, "The Only Way Is Up".

Wallace Roney
Date Born: Wednesday 25 May 1960
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Summary: He took lessons from jazz giants such as Clark Terry and Dizzy Gillespie

Stephen Duffy
Date Born: Monday 30 May 1960
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, UK
Summary: He left both the school and the band in 1979, before Duran Duran signed with EMI in 1980.

Chris Elliott
Date Born: Tuesday 31 May 1960
Description: Actor, Comedian, Writer, USA
Summary: Elliott was born in New York City, the son of Lee and Bob Elliott, who was a well-known comedian as part of the very successful comedy team Bob and Ray.

Steve Vai
Date Born: Monday 6 June 1960
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
Summary: He has acknowledged the influence of many guitarists including Jeff Beck and fusion guitarist Allan Holdsworth.

John Taylor
Date Born: Monday 20 June 1960
Description: Bassist, UK
Summary: Taylor grew up in Hollywood, a suburb of Birmingham, England. In his early teen years he discovered music, choosing Roxy Music as his favourite band, and before long was collecting records and teaching himself to play guitar.

Michael Mayer
Date Born: Monday 27 June 1960
Description: Actor, Film director.
Summary: He was nominated for the 2002 Tony for his direction of Thoroughly Modern Millie, which he then directed on London's West End.

Rick Devin
Date Born: Tuesday 5 July 1960
Description: Vocalist, USA
Summary: His dedication to the preservation of Cowboy Music was seen in his first six albums, earning him seven nominations in the 2004 Academy of Western Artists Awards.

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.

David Duchovny
Date Born: Sunday 7 August 1960
Description: Actor, USA
Summary: Duchovny was born in New York City, New York, the son of Margaret "Meg" (née Miller), a school administrator and teacher, and Amram Ducovny (1927–2003), a writer and publicist who worked for the American Jewish Committee.

Antonio Banderas
Date Born: Wednesday 10 August 1960
Description: Actor, Singer, Spain
Summary: Banderas was born the son of doña Ana Banderas, a school teacher, and José Domínguez, a policeman.

Sarah Brightman
Date Born: Sunday 14 August 1960
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Dancer
Summary: Sarah Brightman was born in England to Paula and Grenville Brightman, the eldest of six children. At age three, she took ballet lessons and appeared in local festivals.

Tommy Aldridge
Date Born: Monday 15 August 1960
Description: Drummer, USA
Summary: In the 1970s, Aldridge joined up and coming rockers Black Oak Arkansas and recorded nine albums with them between 1972 and 1976.

Timothy Hutton
Date Born: Tuesday 16 August 1960
Description: Actor, USA
Summary: His other directing credits include the family film Digging to China (1998).

Sean Penn
Date Born: Wednesday 17 August 1960
Description: Actor, USA
Summary: Penn's personal life began to attract media attention when he married pop star Madonna in 1985. The relationship was marred by violent outbursts against the press, including one incident for which he was arrested for assaulting a photographer on a film set; Penn was sentenced to 60 days in jail in mid-1987, of which he served 33 days.

Joseph Williams
Date Born: Thursday 1 September 1960
Description: Vocals, keyboards
Summary: He is the son of film composer John Williams and actress/singer Barbara Ruick and the grandson of jazz drummer Johnny Williams and actors Melville Ruick and Lurene Tuttle.

Perry Bamonte
Date Born: Saturday 3 September 1960
Description: Guitarist, Producer, UK
Summary: Perry first joined The Cure in 1990, replacing Roger O'Donnell on keyboards.

Hugh Grant
Date Born: Friday 9 September 1960
Description: Actor, Film producer, UK
Summary: Grant was born the son of Fynvola Susan and Captain James Murray Grant.

Colin Firth
Date Born: Saturday 10 September 1960
Description: Actor, UK
Summary: Firth starred in the 2010 film The King's Speech as Prince Albert, Duke of York/King George VI. In April 2011, Time magazine included Firth in its list of the world's 100 Most Influential People.

Ean Evans
Date Born: Friday 16 September 1960
Description: Bassist, USA
Summary: He started in music at the age of five, playing trumpet and having an orchestral background until his teen years.

John Bottomley
Date Born: Saturday 17 September 1960
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Canadian
Summary: His most successful album, 1995's Blackberry, spawned the Top 40 hits "You Lose and You Gain" and "Long Way to Go".

Joan Jett
Date Born: Thursday 22 September 1960
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Summary: Hard rock singer - Leader of all girl group "The Runaways" and "Joan Jett and the Black Hearts".

Nicky Hammerhead
Date Born: Friday 30 September 1960
Description: Drummer, Actor, USA
Summary: He was later well known as drummer for the roots-rock combo, the Sharkskins.

Sharon Osbourne
Date Born: Sunday 9 October 1960
Description: Television host, author, music manager, businesswoman, promoter
Summary: Osbourne was born Sharon Rachel Arden in Brixton, London, the daughter of music promoter and rock and roll entrepreneur Don Arden (born Harry Levy), and his wife Hope Shaw.

Bob Mould
Date Born: Sunday 16 October 1960
Description: Guitarist, Composer, Producer, USA
Summary: A member of After Hüsker Dü who broke upin 1988, Mould sequestered himself in a remote farmhouse in Pine City, Minnesota, quit drinking and drugs, and wrote the songs that would make up his first solo album.

Bernie Nolan
Date Born: Monday 17 October 1960
Description: Actress, singer, entertainer,UK
Summary: Before the Nolan sisters became well-known, Bernie and her sisters, parents, and brothers performed in clubs and pubs in Blackpool. As a group of five sisters they had hits that including "I'm in the Mood for Dancing"

Gary Kemp
Date Born: Monday 17 October 1960
Description: Actor, musician, guitarist, songwriter, UK
Summary: Brother of Martin Kemp and both original members of the band SPANDAU BALLET in the Eighties.

Jean-claude Van Damme
Date Born: Tuesday 18 October 1960
Description: Actor, Martial Artist, Belgian
Summary: Van Damme was born the son of Eliana and Eugène Van Varenberg, who was an accountant and owned a flower shop.

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

Tina Arena
Date Born: Tuesday 1 November 1960
Description: Vocalists,Actor, Composer, Australia
Summary: Arena was born to Sicilian immigrants, Franca and Giuseppe Arena, living in the Melbourne suburb of Moonee Ponds. She has two sisters, Nancy and Silvana.

Kathy Griffin
Date Born: Friday 4 November 1960
Description: Actress, Comedian, USA
Summary: Her breakthrough came on the Bravo reality show Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List (2005–2010), which became a ratings hit for the network and earned her two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Reality Program.

Tommy Thayer
Date Born: Monday 7 November 1960
Description: Guitarist, USA
Summary: He was also a member of the grop "Movie Star".The group became "Black N Blue".

David Hobson
Date Born: Friday 18 November 1960
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Summary: Hobson sang with church and school choirs and local music groups as a child, but he was still vocally untrained when he performed as lead singer and bass guitarist with rock bands

Kim Wilde
Date Born: Friday 18 November 1960
Description: Vocalist, UK
Summary: Kim Wilde’s popularity began in the mid eighties. Since 1998, Wilde had an alternative career as a gardener, whilst still being active in music.

Amy Grant
Date Born: Friday 25 November 1960
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Summary: Grant is the author of several books, including a memoir, Mosaic: Pieces of My Life So Far, and a book based on the popular Christmas song Breath of Heaven.

Daryl Hannah
Date Born: Saturday 3 December 1960
Description: Actress, USA
Summary: Hannah became interested in movies at a young age, partly due to insomnia.

Julianne Moore
Date Born: Saturday 3 December 1960
Description: Actress, USA
Summary: American actress and a children's book author. Throughout her career, she has been nominated for four Oscars.

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