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Number of Records Matching Query: 1018
 
50 CENT
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actor, Entrepreneur, USA
Known For: 2003 - "50 Cent: The New Breed" - Album
Location Born: South Jamaica, Queens, New York, United States of America

AARON SCHROEDER
 
Description: Composer of song and music publisher.
Known For: Composer of - Good Luck Charm - Stuck on You - A Big Hunk of Love
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

ABBEY LINCOLN
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Composer, USA
Known For: Co-starred in "Nothing But a Man" (1964)
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

ABKCO RECORDS
 
Description: Records, USA
Known For: ABKCO Music & Records, Inc. is a major independent record label, music publisher, and film and video production company.
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

ADAM GOLDSTEIN
 
Description: DJ, Remixer, Drummer
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ADAM SANDLER
 
Description: Actor, comedian, musician, USA
Known For: Wedding Singer
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

ADAM YAUCH
 
Description: Bass Guitarist, Vocalist
Known For: Founding member of hip hop trio the Beastie Boys.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

ADELAIDE BISHOP
 
Description: Vocalist, US
Known For: Musical theatre actress, opera director
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ADELAIDE HALL
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: Singer in the 1940 movie Oscar winning movie The Thief of Bagdad.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

ADRIAN ROLLINI
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: The Adrian Rollini Trio
Location Born: Origin New York, New York, United States of America

AHMET ERTEGUN
 
Description: Chairman of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Known For: Atslantic Records
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

AL B SURE
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: Album - "Sexy Versus" 1992
Location: New York, United States of America

AL BROWN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of - The Tunetoppers
Location Born: Mount Vernon, New York, United States of America

AL DUBIN
 
Description: Composers of songs,Lyricist, USA
Known For: "I Only Have Eyes for You" - Lyricist
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

AL KOOPER
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Member of "Blood Sweat and Tears"
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

AL LEWIS
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Munsters (TV Series played Grandpa)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

AL PACINO
 
Description: Actor, Director, Writer
Known For: Film - "Dog Day Afternoon" - 1975
Location Born: East Harlem, New York, United States of America

AL ROKER
 
Description: News Caster, USA
Known For: Known as the weather anchor for NBC
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

AL SEARS
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: He became one of Ellingtons best-known soloists
Location Died: Long Island, New York, United States of America

ALAN ALDA
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: MASH (TV Series)
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ALAN ARKIN
 
Description: Musician, Producer, USA
Known For: He is best-known for starring in such films as "Catch-22",
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ALAN DALE - USA
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1956 film - "Dont Knock the Rock"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ALAN JAY LERNER
 
Description: Composer, Lyricist, USA
Known For: Known for the film - "My Fair Lady" - 1964
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ALBERT AUGUSTINE - GUITAR STRINGS
 
Description: Guitar Strings
Known For: Manufacturer of nylon classical guitar strings
Location Died: New York, United States of America

ALBERTA HUNTER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: "Downhearted Blues" (1922) Hit record
Location Died: Westchester County, New York, United States of America

ALEC BALDWIN
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Film "The Aviator" 2004
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ALESSI BROTHERS
 
Description: Duo, USA
Known For: Identical twins charted in Australia with their song - All For a Reason.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Long Island, New York, United States of America

ALI MACGRAW
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Film "Love Story" 1970 with Ryan O’Neal.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Pound Ridge, New York, United States of America

ALICE FAYE
 
Description: Actress, Vocalist, USA
Known For: Film - Alexanders Ragtime Band (1938)
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ALICIA KEYS
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Composer, Pianist, Cellist, Arranger, USA
Known For: Keys
Location Born: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

ALLAN JONES
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: Known for the song "The Donkey Serenade"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ALLEN FUNT
 
Description: Actor, Film, TV, Producer
Known For: Host of televisions - CANDID CAMERA - in the sixties
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

ALLEN KLEIN
 
Description: Businessman and record label executive. USA
Known For: Allen Klein impressed Lennon and the fall out began

ALLEN LANIER
 
Description: Keyboardist, Guitar, USA
Known For: Original member of Blue Öyster Cult.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Long Island, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Long Islan, New York, United States of America

ALLEN REED
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: The voice of "Fred Flintstone"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ALLEN REED
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: The voice of "Fred Flintstone"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ALVIN AILEY
 
Description: Dancer, choreographer, USA
Known For: Founder of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in New York
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

AMERICO - PIANOS
 
Description: Makers of Pianos, USA
Known For: Piano Mamufacturers by Wm. Knabe & Co.
Location: East Rochester, New York, United States of America

ANDREW B STERLING
 
Description: Composer of lyrics, USA
Known For: He wrote the song - "Wait till the Sun Shines, Nellie"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ANDREW CYRILLE
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: He played with The Cecil Taylor Unit.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

ANDY WARHOL
 
Description: Painter, Record Producer. USA
Known For: He is most famous for his painting of a can of Campbells soup.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ANGELA BASSETT
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Portrayed Tina Turner in "Whats Love Got To Do With It" - 1992

ANGELA BOFILL
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Charted with many dance hits that include - "Angel Of The Night," "Something About You,"
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

ANGELA BOFILL
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Charted with many dance hits that include - "Angel Of The Night," "Something About You,"
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

ANGELO BADALAMENTI
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Director - Blue Velvet, the Twin Peaks saga (1990–1992) and Mulholland Drive.
Location: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

ANGELO DALEO
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Dion and The Belmonts" (Member)
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

ANGELO PETRAGLIA
 
Description: Record producer and songwriter. USA
Known For: He is best known for his work with Kings of Leon.
Location: Pelham, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Pelham, New York, United States of America

ANI DIFRANKO
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
Known For: "Red Letter Year" studio album, released - 2008.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

ANN BLYTH
 
Description: Actress, Singer, USA
Known For: The Buster Keaton Story (May-1957) - The Helen Morgan Story (2-Oct-1957)
Location: Mount Kisco, New York, United States of America

ANNA RABSON
 
Description: Guitarist, Singer, USA
Known For: In A Family Way - (2005)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ANNE BANCROFT
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Known for the film - "The Graduate"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

ANNE BAXTER
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Baxter is also remembered for her compelling role in The Ten Commandments (1956).
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ANNE FRANCIS
 
Description: Actress, Singer, USA
Known For: Her role as Altaira in the science fiction movie "Forbidden Planet"
Location Born: Ossining, New York, United States of America

ANNE HATHAWAY
 
Description: Actress, UK
Known For: Starred in "The Devil Wears Prada" (2006)
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

ANNETTE FUNICELLO
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: The most loved Mousekteers from the fifties MICKEY MOUSE CLUB.
Location Born: Utica, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Utica, New York, United States of America

ANTHONY DECURTIS
 
Description: Journalist, Author, Critic, Columnist
Known For: A contributing editor at Rolling Stone
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ANTHONY PERKINS
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Known for playing Norman Bates in "Psycho" - 1960
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ANTONIO CARLOS JOBIM
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, Brazilian
Known For: "The Girl from Ipanema" (Co composer)
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

APOLLO THEATER
 
Description: Theatre, USA
Known For: Entertainment
Location: Harlem, New York, United States of America

ARCHIE BLEYER
 
Description: Composer, Pianist, Arranger, USA
Known For: Record founder - "Cadence Records"
Location Born: Corona, New York, United States of America

ARIF MARDIN
 
Description: Record producer, USA
Known For: Record producer with "Atlantic Records" in 1963,
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ARLO GUTHRIE
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Guitarist, USA
Known For: His most famous work is "Alice
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Coney Island, New York, United States of America

ARLO GUTHRIE
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Guitarist, USA
Known For: His most famous work is "Alice
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Coney Island, New York, United States of America

ARLON ROTH
 
Description: Guitarist, author, instructor, USA
Known For: His first solo album won the Montreaux Critics
Location: Bronx, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

ART BLAKEY
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ART CARNEY
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Known for the television series - "The Honeymooners"
Location Born: Mount Vernon, New York, United States of America

ART FARMER
 
Description: Trumpeter. USA
Known For: American jazz trumpeter and flugelhorn player.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ART GARFUNKEL
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: Hit song - "I Only Have Eyes For You" - Hit Song
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America

ARTHUR KANE
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: New York Dolls (Band)
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

ARTHUR MILLER
 
Description: Playwright, essayist
Known For: Death of a Salesman (1949) The Man Who Had All the Luck (1940)[52]
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Harlem, New York City, New York, United States of America

ARTHUR OCONNELL
 
Description: Actor. USA
Known For: Films include - "Follow That Dream" - "Kissin Cousins"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ARTHUR Q. BRYAN
 
Description: Comedian and voice actor
Known For: The voice of Elmer Fudd.
Location Born: Brookyn, New York, United States of America

ARTIE SHAW
 
Description: Clarinetist, USA
Known For: Band Leader
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

ARTIE SHAW
 
Description: Clarinetist, USA
Known For: Band Leader
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

ARTURO TOSCANINI
 
Description: Conductor, Cello,Virtuoso, Italian
Known For: He conducted the first broadcast concert on December 25, 1937
Location Died: NYC, New York, United States of America

ATHUR SCHWARTZ
 
Description: Song writer, USA
Known For: The Band Wagon, The Gay Life, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Location: Brooklyn, NY, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

AUDIO VOX CORPORATION
 
Description: Audio, Electronics, Amplifiers, Speakers, Manufacturers, UK
Known For: Audio, Amplification
Location: Hauppauge, New York, United States of America

AXELLA JOHANNESSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia
Known For: Composer of "Ugly Man Blues" - 2004
Location Born: Mount Vernon, New York, United States of America

AXELLA JOHANNESSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia
Known For: Composer of "Ugly Man Blues" - 2004
Location Born: Mount Vernon, New York, United States of America

BABATUNDE OLATUNJI
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Columbia label, called Drums of Passion. 1969
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BALLARD MACDONALD
 
Description: Tin Pan Alley lyricist.
Known For: Composer of - "Back Home Again in Indiana"
Location Died: Forest Hills, New York, United States of America

BARBARA BACH
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Bond girl from the James Bond movie "The Spy Who Loved Me"
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America

BARBARA LEE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of all girl vocal group THE CHIFFONS
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

BARBARA STANWYCK
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Starred in the film "Roustabout" with Elvis Presley in 1964
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

BARBI BENTON
 
Description: Actress, Vocalist, USA
Known For: A regular on the country music series "Hee Haw" - Her 1975 record, "Brass Buckles,"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BARBRA STREISAND
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Director, USA
Known For: Film - "On a Clear Day You Can See Forever" - 1970
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

BARNEY MARTIN
 
Description: Actor. USA
Known For: Fondly remembered for his role of Morty Seinfeld, Jerrys father
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America

BARRY DE VORZO
 
Description: Singer, songwriter, producer, and composer, USA
Known For: "Nadias Theme"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BARRY MANILOW
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Pianist, USA
Known For: Known for such recordings as "Mandy" and "Copacabana."
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

BARRY MANN
 
Description: Vocalist, songwriter, USA
Known For: "Who Put The Bomp" 1961
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

BARRY SISTERS
 
Description: Vocal Duo. USA
Known For: Yiddish Melodies in Swing (Radio Show)
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

BEA ARTHUR
 
Description: Actress, Singer, USA
Known For: 1980s sitcom The Golden Girls
Location Born: New York City,, New York, United States of America

BEASTIE BOYS
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: Their debut solo album Licensed to Ill - 1986
Location: New York, United States of America

BELA BARTOK
 
Description: Composer and pianist, Hungary
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BEN RALEIGH
 
Description: Composer
Known For: Lyric writer of hits that include - “Dungaree Doll”, “Wonderful, Wonderful”
Location Born: New York, United States of America

BEN SELVIN
 
Description: Band leader, Record producer and innovator in recorded music.
Known For: He was known as The Dean of Recorded Music.
Location Born: New York, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

BENNIE BENJAMIN
 
Description: Composer of music, USA
Known For: Composer of - "I Dont Want to Set the World on Fire"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BENNY CARTER
 
Description: Saxophonist, Arranger, USA
Known For: Carter was named "Jazz Artist of the Year" in both the Down Beat.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BENNY GOODMAN
 
Description: Clarinetist, Arranger, USA
Location Died: Pound Ridge, New York, United States of America

BERNADETTE PETERS
 
Description: Actress, vocalist, USA
Known For: Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers and Hammerstein (2002) - Grammy Award (Album)
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America

BERNARD HERRMANN
 
Description: Composer of music, USA
Known For: Herrmanns most recognizable music is from another Hitchcock film, Psycho.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BERNIE KOPELL
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Siegfried in "Get Smart" The doctor on "The Love Boat"

BERT KALMAR
 
Description: Composer, Lyrist, USA
Known For: Lyrisist of "Whos Sorry Now" 1923
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BERT SOMMER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Actor
Location Born: New York, United States of America
Location Died: Troy, New York, United States of America

BETTY CARTER
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Charted with Ray Charles with - "Baby, Its Cold Outside" - 1961
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BILL DOGGETT
 
Description: Pianist. Arranger, Composer, USA
Known For: Best known recording is "Honky Tonk"
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

BILL EVANS
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: One of the most famous and influential American jazz pianists of the 20th century.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BILL PULLMAN
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Sleepless in Seattle (1993) Independence Day (1996) While You Were Sleeping (1995)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Hornell, New York, United States of America

BILLIE HOLIDAY
 
Description: Vocalist, US
Known For: "Lady Sings the Blues" (1956)
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BILLY BANG
 
Description: Violinist, USA
Known For: 1979: Sweet Space (Anima)
Location Died: Harlem, New York, United States of America

BILLY BLAND
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Mainly known for his early hit - LET THE LITTLE GIRL DANCE - 1958
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BILLY DEE WILLIAMS
 
Description: Actor, Artist, Singer, Writer, USA
Known For: Known for his role as Lando Calrissian in the "Star Wars films"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BILLY JOEL
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: The song "Just the way you are" winning two Grammy awards in 1979
Location Born: Long Island, New York, United States of America

BILLY JONES (SINGER)
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
Known For: The Happiness Boys radio program.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BILLY PAUL
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for thr hit - "Me And Mrs Jones" - 1972
Location Born: Harlem, New York, New York, United States of America

BILLY ROSE
 
Description: Impresario, theatrical showman, lyricist, US
Known For: He is credited with many famous songs, notably "Me and My Shadow" (1927)
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BILLY SHEEHAN
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: Mr Big
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

BILLY STRAYHORN
 
Description: Pianist, Arranger, USA
Known For: Compser of "Take the "A" Train" and "Lush Life".
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BILLY STRAYHORN
 
Description: Pianist, Arranger, USA
Known For: Compser of "Take the "A" Train" and "Lush Life".
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BIX BEIDERBECKE
 
Description: Cornet, Composer, Pianist
Known For: Bix: Man and Legend by Richard M. Sudhalter & Philip R. Evens (Quartet; 1974).
Location Died: Queens, New York, United States of America

BLACKIE LAWLESS
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA
Known For: Lead singer and rhythm guitarist for heavy metal band W.A.S.P.

BLOSSOM SEELEY
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Biggest hits included "Way Down Yonder in New Orleans" - "Rose Room,"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BOB BROZMAN
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BOB DENVER
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
Known For: Mainly Known for his roll in "Gilligans Island" from 1964 to 1966.
Location Born: New Rochille, New York, United States of America

BOB GADDY
 
Description: Pianist, singer, songwriter, USA
Location Died: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

BOB KULICK
 
Description: Producer, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Album, No Bones About It, in 1991.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

BOB LUCAS
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Formed band "Four Wheel Drive"
Location Born: Salamanca, New York, United States of America

BOB MOULD
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, Producer, USA
Known For: Vocalist and songwriter for alternative rock bands Hüsker Dü in the 1980s and Sugar in the 1990s.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Malone, New York, United States of America

BOB RUSSELL (SONGWRITER)
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: The composer of "He Aint Heavy, Hes My Brother".
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BOB SCHOLL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of vocal group "The Mello Kings"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Mount Vernon, New York, United States of America

BOBBY CALDWELL
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Pianist,USA
Known For: Known for his 1978 hit single "What You Wont Do for Love."
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

BOBBY COLOMBY
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Blood Sweat and Tears (Band Member)
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BOBBY COMSTOCK
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Charted with - The Tennessee Waltz.
Location Born: Ithaca, New York, United States of America

BOBBY DARIN
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Actor, Composer
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

BOBBY MCFERRIN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit song - "DON
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BOBBY ROBINSON
 
Description: Record producer, USA
Known For: He produced hits by Wilbert Harrison, The Shirelles, Dave "Baby" Cortez, Elmore James, Lee Dorsey, Gladys Knight & The Pips
Location Died: Harlem, New York, United States of America

BOBBY ROBINSON
 
Description: Record producer, USA
Known For: He produced hits by Wilbert Harrison, The Shirelles, Dave "Baby" Cortez, Elmore James, Lee Dorsey, Gladys Knight & The Pips
Location Died: Harlem, New York, United States of America

BOBBY SCOTT
 
Description: Pianist, vibraphonist, Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: "He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother" (Co Composer)
Location Born: Mt. Pleasant, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BOBBY SHORT
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: American cabaret singer and pianist.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BOBBY WILLIAMS
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA
Known For: Pianist for "The Mello Moods" - "The Solitaires"
Location Born: Harlem, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York, United States of America

BOOGIE DOWN PRODUCTIONS
 
Description: Vocal Group, USA
Known For: Boogie Down Productions was a hip hop group
Location: Bronx, New York, United States of America

BOOKER LITTLE
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Associated acts, Max Roach, Eric Dolphy, Johnny Griffin, George Coleman, Tommy Flanagan, Art Davis, Julian Priester, Ray Draper, Bob Cranshaw, Abbey Lincoln
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BRANDON MITCHELL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Rump Shaker," "New Jack Swing," "Wreckx Shop"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BRENDA VACCARO
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Film - Capricorn One" - (1978)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

BRIAN HYLAND
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Noted for his hit "Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka dot Bikini".
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Woodhaven, New York, United States of America

BRIAN KEENAN
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: A member of "The Chamber Brothers"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BRILL BUILDING
 
Description: Composers, USA
Known For: Top songwriters
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

BROADWAY THEATRE
 
Description: Located in the Theatre District, New York and in Lincoln Center, in Manhattan, New York City.
Known For: Broadway theatre, commonly called simply Broadway
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

BROOK BENTON
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Last major hit with "Rainy Night in Georgia".
Location Died: Queens, New York, United States of America

BROOKE SHIELDS
 
Description: Actress, US
Known For: Known movies include Pretty Baby and The Blue Lagoon
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BRUCE KAPLER
 
Description: Saxophonist etc
Known For: A musician for the CBS Orchestra on the Late Show with David Letterman.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Long Island, New York, United States of America

BRUCE KULICK
 
Description: Guitarst, SongwriterUSA
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

BRUNO KIRBY
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: When Harry Met Sally, Good Morning, Vietnam,
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BUCK CLAYTON
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: A leading member of Count Basies Old Testament orchestra
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BUCK CLAYTON
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: A leading member of Count Basies Old Testament orchestra
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BUD GREEN
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Composer of - "Sentimental Journey" (Doris Day and Les Brown
Location Died: Yonkers, New York, United States of America

BUD POWELL
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Often called "The Charlie Parker Of The Piano"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BUDDY ARNOLD
 
Description: SaxophoneTenor, Clarinet, Flute
Known For: Arnold went to work for bandleader Herbie Fields, then joined the combo of hot-headed super-drummer Buddy Rich.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

BUDDY DESYLVA
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Co composer of "California, Here I Come"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

BUDDY FEYNE
 
Description: Lyricist, USA
Known For: He penned the lyrics for "Tuxedo Junction"
Location Born: Harlem, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BUDDY HACKETT
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
Known For: Starred in - "Bud and Lou" (1978) - Television Film
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

BUDDY JOHNSON
 
Description: Band leader, Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: "Since I Fell for You" in 1945 (Hit Song) Composer
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BUDDY RICH
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Known for - "The Buddy Rich Big Band"
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

BUNNY BERIGAN
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Berigan,charted with - I Cant Get Started in 1937.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

BURT LANCASTER
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Film - " Elmer Gantry" - "The Rainmaker" - 1956 - "Field of Dreams" - 1989
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

BUSTER BAILEY
 
Description: Clarinetist, USA
Known For: A member of - "Louis Armstrong and His All-Stars".
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

BUSTER BROWN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Charted with "Fannie May" in 1960
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

CAB CALLOWAY
 
Description: Bandleader, singer-songwriter
Known For: Known for his most famous song, "Minnie the Moocher"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Rochester, New York, United States of America

CARL REINER
 
Description: Actor, Director, Film director, USA
Known For: Known for - "The Dick Van Dyke Show"
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

CARLO MASTRANGELO
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Baritone vocalist of The Belmonts
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

CARLY SIMON
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Author, USA
Known For: Known for the song "Your So Vain"
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CARMEN CAVALLARO
 
Description: Pianist, Arranger, USA
Known For: PLayed piano for Tyrone Power in
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CARMEN MCRAE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1961 Take Five
Location Born: Harlem, New York, United States of America

CAROL BRUCE
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Carol Bruce sang with Larry Clinton & His Orchestra
Location Born: Great Neck, New York, United States of America

CAROLE BAYER SAGER
 
Description: Composer
Known For: Co Composer of "Thats What Frieds Are For"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CAROLE KING
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: "Will You Love Me Tomorrow" (Co Composer) 1961
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

CAROLYN LEIGH
 
Description: Songwriter, Lyrisist, USA
Known For: Known for writning - "Young at Heart" - "Witchcraft"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

CARRIE FISHER
 
Description: Actress, Author, USA
Known For: Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi (1983)
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CARROLL OCONNOR
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Known for his role as Archie Bunker in TV series -
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

CATHERINE HICKS
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Annie Camden on The WBs family drama 7th Heaven.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CATHERINE OXENBERG
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Her role as Amanda Bedford Carrington on TV
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CATHY CARR
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Her major hit, "Ivory Tower"
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Fayetteville, New York, United States of America

CECIL BROOKS
 
Description: Jamaican saxophonist and flautist, USA
Known For: Associated acts Im & Dave, The Mystic Revelation of Rastafari, The Light of Saba, The Skatalites
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CECIL TAYLOR
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Taylor has appeared at the "Newport Jazz Festival" in 1957.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CEDAR WALTON
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: 1969: The Electric Boogaloo Song
Location Died: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

CELESTE HOLME
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Known for "High Society" in the fifties. Later in the television series - "Falcon Crest" - 1985. Gentleman
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHARLES DURNING
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: 1975 Dog Day Afternoon - 1973 The Sting
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Highland Falls, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

CHARLES DURNING
 
Description: Actor, USA
Location: Orange County, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Orange County, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

CHARLES IVES
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Ives had composed "The Unanswered Question" (1906),
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHARLES OFLYNN
 
Description: Composers of songs. USA
Location: New York, United States of America

CHARLES STROUSE
 
Description: Composer, Llyricist.
Known For: Bye Bye Birdie, with lyrics by Lee Adams
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHARLES TOBIAS
 
Description: Composers of songs. USA
Known For: "Those Lazy Hazy Crazy Days Of Summer,"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Manhasset, Long Island, New York, United States of America

CHARLIE BARNET
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: His major recordings were "Skyliner", "Cherokee"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHARLIE CHRISTIAN
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: "Genius of the Electric Guitar" Columbia - 1939-1941 recordings
Location Died: Staten Island, New York, United States of America

CHARLIE PARKER
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, Instrumentalists, USA
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHARLIE SHAVERS
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: The last session (Black and Blue), 1970
Location Born: New York, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

CHARLIE SHEEN
 
Description: Actor, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for televisions - "Two And A Half Men" - 2003 - Wall Street (1987), Major League (1989), Hot Shots! (1991),
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHERYL JAMES
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of "Salt N Pepper," Group
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

CHICO MARX
 
Description: Actor, Pianist, USA
Known For: Member of "The Marx Brothers"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHILDEN OF THE RAIN
 
Description: Vocal trio, USA
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHIP TAYLOR
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Best known songs are "Wild Thing" - 1965
Location Born: Yonkers, New York, United States of America

CHRIS ELLIOTT
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, Writer, USA
Known For: Groundhog Day (1993) The Abyss (1989) Scary Movie 2 (2001) Scary Movie 4 (2006)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHRIS THURSTON
 
Description: Vocal, Guitarist, US
Known For: Known for the - "The Binkis Recs" an Atlanta indie rap group.

CHRISSY AMPHLETT
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Known For: Lead singer of the rock band Divinyls.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHRISSY AMPHLETT
 
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Known For: Lead singer of - "Divinyls"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHRISTIAN SLATER
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: He made his film debut with a small role in - "The Postman Always Rings Twice"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CHRISTINA AGUILERA
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Her singles "Genie in a Bottle," "What a Girl Wants" and "Come on Over Baby (All I Want Is You)" topped the Billboard Hot 100 during 1999 and 2000
Location Born: Staten Island, New York, United States of America

CHRISTINA COUTIN
 
Description: Singer, violinist, USA
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

CHRISTOPHER REEVE
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Superman - The Movies
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Mount Kisco, New York, United States of America

CHRISTOPHER WALKEN
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: He wrote and acted the main role in a play about Elvis Presley titled Him in 1995.
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America

CHUCK CONNORS
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Remembered for his role in TV’s THE RIFLEMAN
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

CHUCK NEGRON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of - "Three Dog Night"
Location Born: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

CLARENCE COLLINS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of "LITTLE ANTHONY AND THE IMPERIALS"
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

CLARENCE WILLIAMS
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: Clarence Williams
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

CLEM BURKE
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: The drummer for the band Blondie.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

CLIFF JACKSON
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: He led his own ensemble, the Krazy Kats
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

CLIFF ROBERTSON
 
Description: Actor, US
Known For: The Oscar winning actor CHARLIE
Location Died: Stony Brook, New York, United States of America

CLIVE DAVIS
 
Description: Record producer, USA
Known For: American record producer and a leading music industry executive.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

CLYDE MCPHATTER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for the hit - "Lover Please" - 1962 - "Little Bitty Pretty One"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

COLEMAN HAWKINS
 
Description: Saxophonist - USA
Known For: He recorded his famed "Body And Soul" - 1939.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

COLLEEN DEWHURST
 
Description: Actress, Canadian
Known For: Anne of Green Gables (1-Dec-1985) Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel (1987)
Location Died: South Salem, New York, United States of America

CONNEE BOSWELL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit - "The Object of My Affection"
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

CONNIE STEVENS
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress
Known For: Known for her role in the television series "Hawaiian Eye from" 1959 to 1962
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

COOTIE WILLIAMS
 
Description: Trumpet, USA
Known For: Member of Duke Ellingtons orchestra.
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

CORNEL WILDE
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Forever Amber - 1947 - The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)
Location Born: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

CORY WELLS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of "Three Dog Night"
Location Born: Buffallo, New York, United States of America

CUBA GOODING JR
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Film - "A Few Good Men" (1992)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

CY COLEMAN
 
Description: Composer of music, lyricist, USA
Known For: "Witchcraft" and "The Best Is Yet To Come."
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

CYNDI LAUPER
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit song "Time After Time" - 1985
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America

CYNTHIA WEIL
 
Description: Composer
Known For: Co Composer of - "Youve Lost That Lovin Feeling"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DAKOTA STATON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Known for the 1957 hit - "The Late, Late Show".
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

DAN DAILEY
 
Description: Actor, singer, dancer, USA
Known For: One of his most notable roles came in Theres No Business Like Show Business (1954),
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York, New York, United States of America

DAN SPITZ
 
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, USA
Known For: Anthrax
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

DANNY CEDRONE
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Location: Jamesville, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Jamesville, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Jamesville, New York, United States of America

DANNY KAYE
 
Description: Actor, Vocalist. Comedian, Dancer, USA
Known For: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947) Film
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

DAVE LIEBMAN
 
Description: Saxophonist, flautist, USA
Known For: 1973 Lookout Farm - Album
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

DAVE VAN RONK
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, UK
Known For: His guitar arrangements of such ragtime hits as "St. Louis Tickle", "The Entertainer", "The Pearls" and "Maple Leaf Rag"
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

DAVID BROMBERG
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Albums - Wanted Dead or Alive (1974) - Try Me One More Time (2007)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DAVID CASSIDY
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor , USA
Known For: Known for his major role in "The Partridge Family" from 1970 to 1974.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DAVID DIAMOND (COMPOSER)
 
Description: Composer of Classical music, USA
Known For: Diamond`s most popular piece is Rounds (1944) for string orchestra.
Location Born: Rochester, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Brighton, Monroe County,, New York, United States of America

DAVID DUCHOVNY
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: The X-Files: Fight the Future - 1998 Californication - 2007
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DAVID FATHEAD NEWMAN
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: A baritone saxophone player for Ray Charles
Location Died: Kingston, New York, United States of America

DAVID HYDE PIERCE
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Known for his role as psychiatrist Dr. Niles Crane on the NBC sitcom "Frasier".
Location Born: Saratoga Springs, New York, United States of America

DAVID NELSON
 
Description: Actor, director, producer
Known For: He is mainly remembered for the TV series The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet in the 1950s and 1960s.
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DAVID SCHWIMMER
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Star of TV series "Friends" as Ross Geller - 1994 to 2004
Location Born: Astoria, New York, United States of America

DAVID SOYER
 
Description: Cellist, USA
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

DEBBIE GIBSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actress, USA
Known For: Known for singles from "Out Of The Blue" and "Only in My Dreams"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Long Island, New York, United States of America

DEBRA MESSING
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Will & Grace.
Location: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

DEE IRWIN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Big Dee Irwin," hit with the old 1944 Bing Crosby tune "Swinging On A Star" with Little Eva - 1963
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

DENNIS DAY
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Comedian, USA
Known For: Dear Hearts and Gentle People (1949
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DEWEY REDMAN
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Mainly known for playing with Ornette Coleman
Location Died: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

DIAHANN CARROLL
 
Description: Actress, Singer
Known For: Carroll is best known for her title role in Julia in 1968.
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

DIANA MANGANO
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
Known For: Sang with "1995 Starship "
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DIANE LANE
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: 1989 miniseries "Lonesome Dove."
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DICK CLARK
 
Description: TV Host
Known For: Mainly known as the compere of "American Bandstand".
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Mount Vernon, New York, United States of America

DICK HYMAN
 
Description: Pianist, Conductor, Composer, USA
Known For: Album - "The Man From O.R.G.A.N."
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DICK SMOTHERS
 
Description: Actor, Vocalist
Known For: Comedian, Duo of The Smothers Brothers
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DINA MERRILL
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: 1960
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DION DIMUCCI
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for the song - "The Wanderer" - 1961
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

DOC CHEATHAM
 
Description: Vocalist, Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Cab Calloways lead trumpeter from 1932 through 1939.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

DOC COOK
 
Description: Conductor, USA
Known For: Band Leader
Location Died: New York, United States of America

DOC GREEN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: The Baritone singer and member of - THE DRIFTERS
Location Born: Harlem, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

DOC POMUS
 
Description: Composer, Lyricist.
Known For: hits as "Save the Last Dance for Me" - "Sweets for My Sweet" - "Viva Las Vegas",
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

DOM DELUISE
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
Known For: Appeared in the film - "Blazing Saddles" (1974)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

DON ADAMS
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: "The Cone of silence" - "Would You Believe" - "Missed By That Much"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DON CORNELL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Im Yours" A hit song during the fifties.
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

DON COSTA
 
Description: Guitarist, Band Leader, Arranger, Producer, USA
Known For: The Days of Wine and Roses (Album) 1960
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

DON KIRSHNER
 
Description: Publisher and rock producer
Known For: Known as "The Man With the Golden Ear"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

DON LANE
 
Description: TV Host, Vocalist, Australia
Known For: The Don Lane Show
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DON MCLEAN
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: #1 hit AMERICAN PIE.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New Rochelle, New York, United States of America

DON MCPHERSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Member of "Main Ingredient" - Lead singer.
Location Died: Bronx, New York, United States of America

DON RICKLES
 
Description: Comedian, Actor, USA
Known For: The king of insults is a name that is completely correct.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DONNY HATHAWAY
 
Description: Vocalist, songwriter, producer, USA
Known For: His debut LP was Everything Is Everything (1970)
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

DORIA SINGLETON
 
Description: Actress, vocalist, USA
Known For: Heres Lucy, in 1968.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

DOUG STEGMEYER
 
Description: Bassist, Band leader, USA
Known For: Known as the bassist for Billy Joel.
Location Born: Long Island, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS JR
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Morning Glory (1933) Little Caesar (1931) Gunga Din (1939),
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

DUANE EDDY
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Hits include "Rebel Rouser", "Forty Miles of Bad Road"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Corning, New York, United States of America

DUKE ELLINGTON
 
Description: Pianist, Band leader, USA
Known For: Composer of "It Dont Mean A Thing If It Aint Got That Swing"
Location Died: NYC, New York, United States of America

DUKE ELLINGTON 100 YEARS
 
Description: Pianist, Band leader, USA
Known For: One of Americas greata
Location Died: NYC, New York, United States of America

EAN GAZZARA
 
Description: Actor, Director, USA
Known For: TV series Run for Your Life from 1965-68 on NBC
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

EARL PALMER
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Fats Domino
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

EARTHA KITT
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: "Just an Old Fashioned Girl" (Hit Song) One of her signature songs
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ED SULLIVAN
 
Description: Television host, USA
Known For: Sunday night TV variety show, Toast of the Town, which later became The Ed Sullivan Show.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

EDDIE BERT
 
Description: Trombonist, USA
Known For: He has performed continually with top bands including Stan Kenton , Benny Goodman
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Yonkers, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

EDDIE BRACKEN
 
Description: Actor, Singer, Dancer USA
Known For: "Sugar Babies" Stage production
Location Born: Astroria, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Mont Clair, New York, United States of America

EDDIE BYRNES
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Mainly known for his part in the TV series "77 Sunset Strip"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

EDDIE CANTOR
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: Known for songs that include - Makin Whoopee" - "Margie"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

EDDIE CONDON
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Band Leader
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

EDDIE DUCHIN
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: American popular pianist and bandleader of the 1930s and 1940s
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

EDDIE HAZEL
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Member of - Parlaiment Funkadelic.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

EDDIE MURPHY
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Murphy recorded the album Love
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

EDDIE SAUTER
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, Arranger, USA
Known For: Arranger for Benny Goodman.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

EDDIE SNYDER
 
Description: Lyricist, USA
Known For: 1966 hit, "Strangers in the Night". Revised English Lyrics
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

EDEN AHBEZ
 
Description: Composer of music, USA
Known For: Ahbez composed the song "Nature Boy,"
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

EDWARD EVERETT HORTON
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Beggar on Horseback in 1925
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

EDWIN PEARCE CHRISTY
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actor, USA
Known For: The founder of the blackface minstrel group Christy
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

EFREM ZIMBALIST JR
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Known for the TV series - "77 Suset Strip"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

EILEEN BARTON
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Known for the song "If I Knew You Were Comin I
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

EILEEN FARRELL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: In 1956 she made her stage debut as Santuzza in Mascagni
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ELECTRO HARMONMIX - EFFECTS
 
Description: Electronic sound processors. Foot pedals - guitar effects
Known For: Electro-Harmonix was founded by Mike Matthews in October 1968
Location: New York, United States of America

ELI WALLACH
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Mainly known for The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

ELIE KAZAN
 
Description: Director, Films, Producer, USA
Known For: 1951 A Streetcar Named Desire - 1954 On the Waterfront
Location Died: Manhatton, New York, United States of America

ELLEN BARKIN
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Known for the film - "Switch" - 1991
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

ELLIE GREENWICH
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Co writer of - "Be My Baby", "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)", "Da Doo Ron Ron",
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

ELLIOT DEL BORGO
 
Description: American composer for winds and strings.
Location: Port Chester, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Port Chester, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Port Chester, New York, United States of America

ELLIOTT GOULD
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Known for playing Trapper John in the1970 film - M*A*S*H.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

ELMER BERNSTEIN
 
Description: Composer, Conductor Musical Direction, Films
Known For: The composer of many themes for films including the theme from - "The Magnificent Seven"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ELSBEARRY HOBBS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member and Bass vocalist of "The Drifters"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Manhattan, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York, United States of America

EMILIO ESTEVEZ
 
Description: Actor, Director, USA
Known For: Film - "Men At Work" - 1990
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

EMILY REMLER
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitar, USA
Known For: Album - 1985: Together - with Larry Coryell
Location Born: New York, New York, United States of America

EMPIRE STATE BUILDING
 
Description: An American Structure, USA
Known For: Empire State Building has been an icon of the New York City skyline.
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

ENOCH LIGHT
 
Description: Band Leader, Classical Violinist, Conductor and recording engineer
Known For: Known as the conductor of his famed Orchestra "The Enoch Light Brigade".
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ERIC ADAMS
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Battle Hymns MMXI (2010)
Location Born: Auburn, New York, United States of America

ERNIE HARE
 
Description: Bandleader, Composer, and Radio musician, USA
Known For: A radio star on The Happiness Boys radio program.
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America

ERNNESTEEN ALLEN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1945 she went on to record such songs as "Miss Allens Blues" and "Love For Sale"
Location Died: Harlem, New York, United States of America

ERSEL HICKEY
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for "Bluebirds over the Mountain." - "Don't Let the Rain Come Down"
Location Born: Brighton, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ESTELLE BENNETT
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of the girl group - "The Ronettes" - Hit song - "Be My Baby"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

ETHEL MERMAN
 
Description: Vocalist Actress, USA
Known For: Mainly known for "Theres No Business Like Show Business" - (1954)
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

EUBIE BLAKE
 
Description: Composer, lyricist, and pianist
Known For: Known for - "Im Just Wild About Harry".
Location Died: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

EUGENE CHADBOURNE
 
Description: Guitarist and banjoist.
Known For: A reviewer for Allmusic and a contributor to Maximum RocknRoll.
Location Born: Mount Vernon, New York, United States of America

EUGENE ISTOMIN
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: The piano trio, with Isaac Stern and Leonard Rose, known as the Istomin-Stern-Rose Trio
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

EUGENE PITT
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of fifties group "The Jive Five".
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

EVELYN DALL
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Film - 1942 King Arthur Was a Gentleman
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

EVELYN KING
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Released in 1980 were a pair of follow-up disco-R&B albums to "Smooth Talk"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

EVELYN LEAR
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: American composer, whose wind band works are highly respected.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

EVIE SANDS
 
Description: Singer, songwriter, USA
Known For: Sands - debut album, also named "Any Way That You Want Me"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

EYDIE GORME
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1963 Hit - "Blame it on the Bossa Nova",
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Las Vegas, New York, United States of America

FANNY BRICE
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: A major hit in1921 was the recording of "My Man".
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

FARLEY GRANGER
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: They Call Me Trinity (1970)
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

FATS NAVARRO
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: He was a pioneer of the bebop style of jazz improvisation in the 1940s.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

FATS WALLER
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer
Known For: Mainly known for "AIN`T MISS BEHAVING"
Location Born: Waverley, New York, United States of America

FAY WRAY
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Known for her role in "KING KONG"
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

FELIPE ROSE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: The Village People (The Indian)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

FELIX ARNDT
 
Description: Pianiist, Composer of music, USA
Known For: Arndt is best remembered for his 1915 composition, "Nola"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

FELIX BERNARD
 
Description: Composer, Conductor, Pianist, USA
Known For: Co writer - "Winter Wonderland" - 1934
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

FELIX CAVALIERE
 
Description: Keyboardist, USA
Known For: A member of "The Young Rascals" during the 1960s.
Location Born: Pelham, New York, United States of America

FELIX PAPPALARDI
 
Description: Bassist, Composer, Producer
Known For: Bass player and co leader for hard rock group "Mountain".
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York, United States of America

FERRANTE AND TEICHER
 
Description: Duo, Pianists
Known For: Mainly known for their hit "West Side Story".
Location: New York, United States of America

FODERA GUITARS
 
Description: Makers of Guitars Basses.
Known For: American manufacturer of electric bass guitars.
Location: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

FONTELLA BASS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Rescue Me"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

FRAN DRESCHER
 
Description: Actress, US
Known For: Television series - "The Nanny"
Location Born: Kew Gardens Hills, New York, United States of America

FRANCHOT TONE
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: 1947 Lost Honeymoon - 1934 Moulin Rouge - 1961 The Twilight Zone
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Niagara Falls, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

FRANK GARI
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: He co-wrote with Roger McGuinn the song "Beach Ball" for Bobby Darin.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

FRANK LOESSER
 
Description: Composer, Lyricist, USA
Known For: Composer of the hit - "Baby, It
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

FRANK LUTHER
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Pianist, USA
Known For: He co writer of "Barnical Bill The Sailor".
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

FRANKIE LYMON
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: Known for the hit - "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" - 1956
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Harlem, New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Harlem, New York City, New York, United States of America

FRED E AHLERT
 
Description: Composer of songs, USA
Known For: Im Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter (with Joe Young)
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

FRED LIPSIUS
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Member and pianist for famed group BLOOD SWEAT AND TEARS
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

FRED MILANO
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: A member of "The Belmonts"
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

FREDDIE JACKSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Producer, Composer
Known For: Debut album - ROCK ME TONIGHT - in 1985.
Location Born: Harlem, New York, United States of America

FREDDIE PRINZE
 
Description: Actor, Stand-up Comedian, USA
Known For: Played Chico in "Chico and The Man" TV Series 1974 to 1977
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

FREDDIE WAITS
 
Description: Drummer, US
Known For: Sessions musician
Location Died: NYC, New York, United States of America

FUD LIVINGSTON
 
Description: Clarinetist, Saxophonist, USA
Known For: He co-wrote the jazz and pop standard "Im Through With Love".
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

GABBY HAYES
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Hayes appeared in more than 40 pictures between 1939 and 1946, usually with Roy Rogers but also with Gene Autry.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Wellsville, New York, United States of America

GABRIELLE ROTH
 
Description: Dancer, USA
Known For: 5Rhythms, trance dance
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GALE GORDON
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: "The Lucy Show" - "Heres Lucy"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

GARLAND JEFFREYS
 
Description: Vocalist
Known For: Composer
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

GARRY MARSHALL
 
Description: Actor, director, writer, producer, USA
Known For: Pretty Woman, Runaway Bride, Valentine's Day, Happy Days
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

GARRY MARSHALL
 
Description: Actor, director, writer, producer
Known For: His notable credits include creating Happy Days
Location: The Bronx, New York, United States of America
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

GARY ADLER
 
Description: Composer and Musical Director
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

GARY DAVID GOLDBERG
 
Description: Writer and producer for television and film.
Known For: Best known for his work on "Family Ties"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

GARY MALLABER
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Member of THE STEVE MILLER BAND
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

GARY POWELL
 
Description: Drummer , USA
Known For: Dirty Pretty Things (Band)
Location Born: New York, New York, United States of America

GENE KRUPA
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: The Gene Krupa Story (1959) Film
Location Died: Yonkers, New York, United States of America

GENE TIERNEY
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Films, including such classics as Laura, The Ghost and Mrs. Muir and The Razor
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

GEORGE ADAMS
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
Known For: "Tennessee Waltz", "You Are My Sunshine" and "Take Me Out to the Ballgame"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GEORGE ANTHEIL
 
Description: Composer, pianist, author, and inventor, USA
Known For: According to Antheil
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

GEORGE BASSMAN
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Composer and songwriter ("Im Getting Sentimental Over You")
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

GEORGE BOTSFORD
 
Description: Comoser of music, USA
Known For: "Black and White Rag," published in 1908
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GEORGE BURNS
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Gracie, A Love Story (1988) All My Best Friends (1989)
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

GEORGE CARLIN
 
Description: Actor, Comedian
Known For: Films include - 1976 Car Wash - 2003 Scary Movie 3 - Bill & Ted
Location Born: Mamhattan, New York, United States of America

GEORGE CATES
 
Description: Composer, Arranger. Conductor, USA
Known For: He was the person responsible for integrating the two Songs MOONGLOW. and THEME FROM PICNIC.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

GEORGE DAVID WEISS
 
Description: American songwriter, US
Known For: "Lullaby of Birdland" (1952) - "What a Wonderful World" (1968)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

GEORGE GERSHWIN
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Known for her songs - "I Got Rythm" - 1931 - "Swanee" - 1917
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

GEORGE M. COHAN
 
Description: Entertainer, Playwright, Composer, Lyricist, Actor, Singer, Dancer, Producer
Known For: "Give My Regards to Broadway," and "The Yankee Doodle Boy."
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GEORGE ROMERO
 
Known For: series of gruesome and satirical horror films about an imagined zombie apocalypse
Location Born: New York, New York, United States of America

GEORGE SEGAL
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: "Just Shoot Me" TV Series
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Great Neck, Long Island, New York, United States of America

GEORGE TREADWELL
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Member of Heard`s ensemble, he accompanied Etta Jones and Sarah Vaughan
Location Born: Rochelle, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GEORGE WYLE
 
Description: Composer of music, USA
Known For: He wrote with Sherwood Schwartz "The Ballad of Gilligans Iland"

GEORGIA GIBBS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Tweedle Dee" (Hit Song)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GERALD MARKS
 
Description: Composer of songs, USA
Known For: Known for the song "All of Me"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GERY MULLIGAN
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: 1951, Mulligan recorded the first album under his own name, Mulligan Plays Mulligan.
Location Born: Queens Village, Queens, New York, United States of America

GIA ALLEMAND
 
Description: Actress, Model, USA
Known For: ABC reality shows, The Bachelor: On the Wings of Love and Bachelor Pad.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Howard Beach, New York, United States of America

GLENN HUGHES
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Former member of - "The Village People"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

GLORIA STAVERS
 
Description: Rock journalist, Model, America
Known For: Journalist for the "16 Magazine" for many years.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GLORIA GRAHAME
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: The Bad and the Beautiful (1952) - Oklahoma!
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GLORIA JEAN
 
Description: Actress, singer, USA
Known For: Radio, television, stage, and nightclub appearances.
Location: Buffalo, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

GLORIA LORING
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress
Known For: Known as Liz Chandler in "Days Of Our Lives"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

GLORIA SWANSON
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Known for her role in "Sunset Boulevard" Film 1950
Location Died: NYC, New York, United States of America

GREG ANTONACCI
 
Description: Actor, director, producer and writer, USA
Known For: Film - "Makin It"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York, United States of America

GREG DANGELO
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: Member of White Lion
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

GREG GIRALDO
 
Description: Stand-up, television, USA
Known For: Comedy Central
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

GREGORY ABBOTT
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: In 1986, Abbott released his first solo album - "Shake You Down"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

GRETA GARBO
 
Description: Actress, Sweden. USA
Known For: Her role as Camille from the film of the same name in 1936, directed by George Cukor, would be regarded by Garbo as her finest acting performance.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GROUCHO MARX
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
Known For: Known for the "Marx Brothers"
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

GROVER WASHINGTON JR
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Album - "Mister Magic" 1974
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GUILD GUITAR COMPANY - GUITARS
 
Description: Instrument, String, Manufacturer, USA
Known For: The Guild Guitar
Location: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

GUILD S-100 - GUITARS
 
Description: Instrument, String, Manufacturer, USA
Location: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

GUITAR SLIM
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, UK
Known For: "The Things That I Used to Do".
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

GUMMO MARX
 
Description: Management, USA
Known For: One of the "Marx Brothers" Gummo never appeared in a single film.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

HAL DAVID
 
Description: Composer, Lyricist, USA
Known For: "Whats New Pussycat?" and "Alfie"; "The Look of Love",
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

HAL KALIN
 
Description: Vocal Duo, USA
Known For: Charted with the world wide hit "When" - 1958
Location: Waldorf, Maryland, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Port Jersey, New York, United States of America

HAL KETCHUM
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Past The Point of Magic
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Greenwich Village, New York, United States of America

HAL MCKUSICK
 
Description: Saxophonist, clarinetist and flautist
Known For: In 1958 Hal McKusick led a small group with Bill Evans
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

HAROLD ’SONNY’ WRIGHT
 
Description: Vocalist
Location Died: Harlem, New York, United States of America

HAROLD ARLEN
 
Description: Composer, Pianist, USA
Known For: "Its Ony a Paper Moon" Composer of the music
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

HAROLD ASHBY
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Member of - The Duke Ellington Band.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

HAROLD JACKSON
 
Description: Guitarist
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

HAROLD ROBBINS
 
Description: Author
Known For: He penned over 25 best-sellers, totaling over 750 million copies in 32 languages.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

HARPO MARX
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Films include "A Night At The Opera"
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

HARRY AKST
 
Description: Composer of songs, USA
Known For: "Dinah". 1925 with Sam M. Lewis and Joe Young:
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

HARRY BARRIS
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Pianist, USA
Known For: A member of the Rhythm Boys, a late 1920s
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

HARRY BELAFONTE
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Known For: "Banana Boat Song" Hit 1950
Location Born: Harlem, New York, United States of America

HARRY CHAPIN
 
Description: Vocalist,Composer, US
Known For: Hit single "Cats in the Cradle"
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Long Island Expressway, New York, United States of America

HARRY COHN
 
Description: Director
Known For: Cohn, was president and production director of Columbia Pictures.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

HARRY NILSSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Hit song - "Everybody" - 1969
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

HARRY WARREN
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Hits included "I Only Have Eyes for You", "You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby", "Jeepers Creepers",
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

HARTK - AMPLIFICTION AND SPEAKERS
 
Description: Amplifiers and speaker cabinets.
Known For: Manufacturer of audio - amplifiers and speaker cabinets.
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

HAYDEN PANETTIERE
 
Description: Actress, Vocalist, Model, USA
Known For: 2012, she began starring as Juliette Barnes in the ABC musical drama series Nashville,
Location: Palisades, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Palisades, New York, United States of America

HEATH LEDGER
 
Description: Actor, Australia
Known For: Brokeback Mountain (Film) 2005
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

HEAVY D AND THE BOYZ
 
Description: Vocal Group, USA
Known For: Album - Living Large, 1987 Platinum
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Mount Vernon, New York, United States of America

HELEN HAYES
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: 1948 "Anna Karenina" Film
Location Died: Nyack, New York, United States of America

HELEN KANE
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: Her signature song was "I Wanna Be Loved By You".
Location Born: Bronx County, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Jackson Heights, Queens, New York, United States of America

HELEN MERRILL
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1956 LP - "Dream of You"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

HENRY PAUL
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Member of "The Outlaws"
Location Born: Kingston, New York, United States of America

HENRY WINKLER
 
Description: Actor, director, producer, and author. US
Known For: The Fonz or Fonzie, in the TV show Happy Days.
Location Born: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

HERB COHEN
 
Description: Management, USA
Known For: Manager of Frank Zappa, Tom Waits, etc
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

HERBIE MANN
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer. US
Known For: 1957 - Flute Fraternity - Album
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

HIRAM BULLOCK
 
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: He invented himself as a jazz, rock guitarist and entertainer.
Location Died: New York, United States of America

HOWARD COSELL
 
Description: Television Sportscaster. USA
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

HOWARD GREENFIELD
 
Description: Lyricist and songwriter
Known For: Co composer of "Stupid Cupid" - "The Hungry Years" - "Crying in the Rain"
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

HOWARD JOHNSON
 
Description: Pianist, Song lyricist, USA
Known For: "What Do You Want to Make Those Eyes at Me For?" "Love Me or Leave Me Alone"

HOWARD STERN
 
Description: Disc Jockey, Radio Personality
Known For: The self-proclaimed "King of All Media"
Location Born: Jackson Heights, New York, United States of America

HUEY LEWIS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Known for singing the hit song - "The Power Of Love"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

HUGH OBRIAN
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: TV Series - "Wyatt Earp"
Location Born: Rochester, New York, United States of America

HUGO MONTENEGRO
 
Description: Band leader, Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for - "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" - 1968
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

HUGO PERETTI
 
Description: Composer, Arranger, Record producer, USA
Known For: Cant Help Falling In Love
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

HUMPHREY BOGART
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Known for - "Casabanca" - 1942
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

HURD HATFIELD
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Remembered for -: "The Picture of Dorian Gray"
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

IGOR STRAVINSKI
 
Description: Composer, Russia
Known For: Russian born composer, considered by many to be the most influential composer of 20th century music.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

ILLINOIS JACQUET
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
Known For: Remembered for his solo on "Flying Home"
Location Died: Queens, New York, United States of America

IRA GERSHWIN
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: Hit songs – "I Got Rhythm", "Embraceable You", "The Man I Love", "Someone to Watch Over Me",
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

IRENE CARA
 
Description: Actress, Singer, USA
Known For: Irene reached the apex of her music career with the title song for the movie Flashdance. 1983
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

IRVING BERLIN
 
Description: Composer, Pianist, USA
Known For: His best known work is the famed "WHITE CHRISTMAS"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

IRVING KAHAL
 
Description: Composer, USA
Known For: Composer of - "You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

IRVING MILLS
 
Description: Vocalist, Music Publisher, Film Producer, USA
Known For: In Irving Mills and his Hotsy Totsy Gang
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

IRVING THALBERG
 
Description: Film producer, USA
Known For: Production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923).
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Santa Monica, New York, United States of America

ISAAC STERN
 
Description: Violinist, USA
Known For: Virtuoso violinist Isaac Stern is one of the twentieth century’s most renowned, celebrated and recorded musicians.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JACK BLANCHARD AND MISTY MORGAN
 
Description: Vocal Duo, USA
Known For: Song - TENNESSEE BIRDWALK
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

JACK CASSIDY
 
Description: Actor,
Known For: Film "The Eiger Sanction"
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

JACK HARDY
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Location Born: Greenwich Village, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York, United States of America

JACK JONES - AUSTRALIA
 
Description: Vocalist , Australia
Known For: The Southern Sons (Band)
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JACK KELLER
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: Co composer of - Everybody Somebodys Somebodys Fool.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JACK VIGLIATURA
 
Description: Vocalist
Known For: Vocal group
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JACKIE GLEASON
 
Description: Actor, Band Leader, USA
Known For: "The Honeymooners" in the late fifties.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JACKY LANDRY JACKSON
 
Description: Vocalist
Known For: Member of all girl group "The Chantels" during the fifties
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

JAMES CAAN
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Appeared in the film "The God Father" 1971
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

JAMES CAGNEY
 
Description: Actor, Singer, Dancer, USA
Known For: Oscar winning actor for - ’"Yankee Doodle Dandy" - 1943
Location Died: Stanfordville, New York, United States of America

JAMES L BROOKS
 
Description: Director, Producer, USA
Known For: Owner of Gracie films that produces "The Simpsons"
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JAMES LOMENZO
 
Description: Bassist, US
Known For: Member of White Lion during career
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JAMES MILEY
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: The Duke Ellington Orchestra (Band)
Location Died: Roosevelt Island, New York, United States of America

JAMES PRICE JOHNSON
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: Writer of the song "CHARLESTON" in 1923
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JAMES REECE
 
Description: Pianist, Band Leader, USA
Known For: A leading figure on the African American music scene of New York City in the 1910s.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JAMES SHEPPARD
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Shep and The Limelighters" (Band)
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JAMES WHITMORE
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Films include - "Tora Tora Tora"
Location Born: White Plains, New York, United States of America

JAMIL NASSER
 
Description: Bassist, Tuba, USA
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JAN AUGUST
 
Description: Pianist and xylophonist, USA
Known For: Hit with version of "Misirlou"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JAN PEERCE
 
Description: Vocalist,USA
Known For: 1945 RCA Victor recording of Sandor Harmati and Edward Heyman
Location Born: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

JANE CONNELL
 
Description: Actress, Comedian, USA
Known For: "Mame"
Location Died: Englewood, New York, United States of America

JANE FONDA
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Her many films include "Barefoot in the Park" 1967 - "Klute" 1971
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JANE HENSON
 
Description: Puppeteer, USA
Known For: Sesame Street - The Muppets - Member of Jim Henson Foundation,
Location: St. Albans, New York, United States of America
Location Born: St. Albans, New York, United States of America

JANIS IAN
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

JASON ROBERT BROWN
 
Description: Composer, Playright, Lyricist, Pianist, USA
Location Born: Ossining, New York, United States of America

JAY TRAYNOR
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Formerly of Jay & the Americans"
Location Born: Albany, New York, United States of America

JEAN ARTHUR
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Film with Alan Ladd - Shane 1953
Location Born: Plattsburg, New York, United States of America

JEAN STAPLETON
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: "All in the Family" A 1970s situation television comedy
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JEANNE LEE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Marion Brown – In Sommerhausen (1969)
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JEFF BARRY
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
Known For: Co composer of - ""River Deep, Mountain High" etc.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JEFF CONWAY
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Film - Grease
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JENNIFER CONNELLY
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: She is the daughter of Ilene, an antiques dealer, and Gerard Connelly, a clothing manufacturer.[1][2] Her father was a Roman Catholic with Irish and Norwegian ancestors, while her mother was a yeshiva-educated Jew, of Polish and Russian background.
Location: Round Top, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Round Top, New York, United States of America

JENNIFER LOPEZ
 
Description: Actress, Singer, Composer, Record producer, USA
Known For: Film - "The Wedding Planner" - (2001)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: The Bronx, New York City,, New York, United States of America

JEROME KERN
 
Description: Composer, Pianist, USA
Known For: Co composer of many songs including"Smoke Gets in Your Eyes"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JERRY DONAHUE
 
Description: Guitarist, producer
Known For: Guitarist for - Fotheringay, Fairport Convention, Hellecasters,
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

JERRY HERMAN
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, Lyricist, USA
Known For: Hello, Dolly! (1964)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JERRY HYMAN
 
Description: Trombonist, USA
Known For: Member of "Blood Sweat and Tears"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JERRY JEFF WALKER
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Mainly Known for his comosition of the famed MR BOJANGLES.
Location Born: Oneonta, New York, United States of America

JERRY NOLAN
 
Description: Drummer , USA
Known For: Drummer of "The New York Dolls"
Location Born: Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JERRY SEINFELD
 
Description: Television, stand-up, film, USA
Known For: Jerry Seinfeld on Seinfeld
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JERRY STILLER
 
Description: Actor. Comedian, USA
Known For: Television series Seinfeld, The King of Queens
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JERRY VALE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Hit song - "Pretend You Dont See Her"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

JERRY WEXLER
 
Description: Record producer, USA
Known For: "Gotta Serve Somebody", A Grammy winner in 1980. (Bob Dylan, Produced by Jerry Wexler)
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

JESSE COLIN YOUNG
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: Member of - "The Youngbloods"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America

JESSICA LEWIS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "The Jessica Lewis Band".
Location: New York, New York, United States of America

JILL CLAYBURGH
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Known for the 1976 comedy-mystery "Silver Streak"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JIM HALL
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Jazz Goes to the Movies (Impulse!, 1962)
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

JIM HENSON
 
Description: Puppeteer, Director, USA
Known For: He was the creator of The Muppets.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JIM SCLAVUNOS
 
Description: Drummer, Percussionist, Manager, USA
Known For: Performed with Sonic Youth, Tav Falco's Panther Burns
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JIMMIE ROGERS - COUNTRY
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Songwriter, USA
Known For: The 1982 film, Honkytonk Man, was loosely based on Rodgers
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JIMMY CASTOR
 
Description: Vocalist, Arranger, Composer, USA
Known For: Formed the "Jimmy Castor Bunch" in the early seventies.R&B.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JIMMY DORSEY
 
Description: Band Leader, Arranger, USA
Known For: Brother of Tommy
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JIMMY DURANTE
 
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Comedian, pianist, USA
Known For: "Everybody wants ta get inta the act!" (catch phrases)
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JIMMY LOVINE
 
Description: Record Producer, USA
Known For: Interscope Records. He also discovered "Eminem".
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JIMMY MCPARTLAND
 
Description: Cornetist, USA
Known For: Band leader of - "Jimmy McPartland and his Orchestra"

JIMMY MILLER
 
Description: Record Producer, USA
Known For: Produced albums for The Spencer Davis Group and co-wrote the song "Im A Man"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JIMMY RICKS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: A member of the group - "The Ravens"
Location Died: Albany, New York, United States of America

JIMMY ROSELLI
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "There Must Be A Way", "When Your Old Wedding Ring Was New"
Location Born: Hoboken, New York, United States of America

JIMMY RUSHING
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Known as the featured vocalist of Count Basie
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JIMMY SPRUILL
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Album - "Hard Grind" is on the CD "Great R&B Instrumentals"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JIMMY VAN HEUSEN
 
Description: Pianst, Composer, USA
Known For: He Co Composed - "Swinging on a Star" - "All the Way" - "High Hopes"
Location Born: Syracuse, New York, United States of America

JJ JACKSON
 
Description: Vocalist, Copmoser, USA
Known For: 1966 hit with "But Its Alright,"
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

JO LUSTIG
 
Description: Manager, UK
Known For: Music Entrepreneur, TV and Film Producer.
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JOAN BAEZ
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Known for the song - "We Shall Overcome"
Location Born: Staten Island, New York, United States of America

JOAN BLONDELL
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Grease (1978) - Gold Diggers of 1937 (1936) - Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOAN CRAWFORD
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Film - "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane" (1962)
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOAN HACKETT
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Hackett won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: East Harlem, New York, United States of America

JOAN RIVERS
 
Description: Comedian, Actress, USA
Known For: Fil - "Les Patterson Saves the World" - (1987)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOANIE SOMMERS
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: Her 1960 debut single One Boy (from the musical Bye, Bye Birdie
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

JOE BUSHKIN
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Co composer of - "Oh Look At Me Now"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOE E LEWIS
 
Description: Vocalist, Comedian, USA
Known For: Album - It Is Now Post Time
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOE ENGLISH
 
Description: Drummer, USA
Known For: 1970s, played drums in Paul McCartney
Location Born: Rochester, New York, United States of America

JOE NEGRONIE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Vocal group - "The Teenagers" during the fifties.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York, United States of America

JOE RAMONE
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Drummer, USA
Known For: Member of the seventies group "THE RAMONES"
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOE SATRIANI
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA
Known For: Album - "Super Colossal" - 2006
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Westbury, New York, United States of America

JOE SENECA
 
Description: Vocalists, Composer, Actor
Known For: Member of band ’The Three Riffs’ in the fifties
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOE SPEEDO FRAZIER
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Lead singer of "The Impalas"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOE YOUNG - (LYRICIST)
 
Description: Lyricist, USA
Known For: The lyricst of - "Im Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOEY BISHOP
 
Description: Comedian, Actor, USA
Known For: Rat Pack
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

JOHN ABERCROMBIE
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Characters (1977) solo (Album)
Location Born: Port Chester, New York, United States of America

JOHN BUNCH
 
Description: Pianist, US
Known For: 1991 John Bunch Plays Kurt Weill (Chiaroscuro Records)
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN CAGE
 
Description: Composer, Pianist, USA
Known For: Silence (1961) Book
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN CASSAVETES
 
Description: Actor, Director, USA
Known For: The Dirty Dozen (1967)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN CAZALE
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: 1972 The Godfather, 1975 Dog Day Afternoon
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN COLTRANE
 
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Known For: Hit - "Body and Soul,"
Location Died: Huntington, New York, United States of America

JOHN CONNELLY
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist
Known For: Founding member of - "Nuclear Assault"
Location: New York, United States of America

JOHN DANGELICO - GUITARS
 
Description: Guitar maker, USA
Known For: Manufacturers of guitars and mandolins.
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN H. HAMMOND
 
Description: Record producer, Talent scout
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN HARTFORD
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: John Hartford the composer of "Gentle On My Mind"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN JORGENSON
 
Description: Virtuoso guitarist, composer, arranger, songwriter, and professional touring musician.
Known For: Member of - "Hellicasters"
Location: New York, United States of America

JOHN KERR
 
Description: Actor, USA
Location: New York County, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York County, New York, United States of America

JOHN LENNON
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , Composer, UK
Known For: Give Peace A Chance (Song)
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN MACALUSO
 
Description: Dancer, USA
Location: Commack, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Commack, New York, United States of America

JOHN MAUS
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: Member of the sixties trio "The Walker Brothers"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN OATES
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer,USA
Known For: Member of duo "Hall and Oates"
Location Born: New York, New York, United States of America

JOHN PISANO
 
Description: Guitarist
Known For: Session Musician
Location Born: Staten Island, New York, United States of America

JOHN SEBASTIAN
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: He formed the Lovin Spoonful in 1965
Location Born: Greenwich Village, New York, United States of America

JOHN SHANKS
 
Description: Guitarist USA
Known For: Session guitarist etc
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN SIMMONS
 
Description: Bassist, US
Known For: He played with Nat King Cole and Teddy Wilson
Location Died: Orange, New York, United States of America

JOHN STEELE
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of fifties vocal group "The Willows".
Location Born: Harlem, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Harlem, New York, United States of America

JOHN WALKER
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "The Sun Aint Gonna Shine Anymore"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHN WALTER BRATTON
 
Description: Composer and theatrical producer. USA
Known For: 1907 composition "Teddy Bears
Location Died: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JOHN WILLIAMS - PIANIST
 
Description: Composer, Pianist, USA
Known For: "Star Wars" Film Score 1977
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Floral Park, New York, United States of America

JOHN YORK
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: Member and bass player of "The Byrds"
Location: White Plains, New York, United States of America
Location Born: White Plains, New York, United States of America

JOHN ZORN
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, Clarinetist, USA
Known For: The Big Gundown - Zorn
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHNATHAN MELVOIN
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Member of punk band ’The Dickies’ and ’Smashing Pumpkin’.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHNNIE RICHARDSON
 
Description: Vocalist,
Known For: Member of Duo - "Johnnie and Joe" during the fifties
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOHNNY HODGES
 
Description: Saxophonist
Known For: Band Leader
Location Died: New York, United States of America

JOHNNY JOHNSON AND THE BANDWAGON
 
Description: Vocal group, USA
Known For: Album - Bandwagon: Johnny Johnson and the Bandwagon (1968)
Location: Rochester, New York, United States of America

JOHNNY MAESTRO
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Lead vocalist of the band "Johnny Maestro and The Brooklyn Bridge"
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JOHNNY RESTIVO
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Known for the hit - "The Shape I
Location: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

JOHNNY RIVERS
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Writer of - SECRET AGENT MAN
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JON BAUMAN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Member of the band - "Sha Na Na"
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JON GORDON
 
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
Location Born: New York, New York, United States of America

JON VOIGHT
 
Description: Actor,USA
Known For: He is mainly known for roles in Midnight Cowboy - The Champ - The Odessa File
Location Born: Yonkers, New York, United States of America

JONAH JONES
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: Jonah Jones: Muted Jazz - Capitol - (Released 1957)
Location Died: New York County, New York, United States of America

JOSE L RODRIGUEZ
 
Description: Record producer, USA
Known For: Recording engineer for group "Culture Club" etc
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOSEPH BARBERA
 
Description: Cartoonist, USA
Known For: Known for "The Jetsons" - "The Flintstones" etc
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOSEPH BROOKS
 
Description: Composer, Screenwriter, Director, Producer, Musician, USA
Known For: You Light Up My Life (song).
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOSEPH MCCARTHY
 
Description: Lyrisist, USA
Known For: Famous songs include - "You Made Me Love You"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOSH WHITE
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Known For: "Jesus Gonna Make Up My Dying Bed" Composer
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JOYCE BROTHERS
 
Description: American psychologist, television personality
Known For: She wrote a column for Good Housekeeping for almost forty years
Location: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JUD STRUNK
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Comedian, USA
Known For: Known for the hit song - "Daisy A Day"
Location Born: Jamestown, New York, United States of America

JUDITH SHEINDLIN
 
Description: Judge Judy, American
Known For: TV Show - Judge Judy
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

JUDY HOLLIDAY
 
Description: Actress, singer, USA
Known For: Born Yesterday (26-Dec-1950) · Billie Dawn The Solid Gold Cadillac (22-Aug-1956) · Laura Partridge
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

JULE STYNE
 
Description: Composer of songs, USA
Known For: American songwriter especially famous for a series of Broadway musicals
Location Died: New York County, New York, United States of America

JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS
 
Description: Actress, Comedian. USA
Known For: Elaine Benes on Seinfeld, Christine Campbell on The New Adventures of Old Christine
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Manhattan, New York, United States of America

JUNE ALLYSON
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Known mainly for - "Glenn Miller Story" - Film
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

JUNE LOCKHART
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Known as the mother in the television series - "Lost in Space"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

JUNE MONTEIRO
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Charted with "Lovers Concerto" - 1965
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America

JUSTINE BATEMAN
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Mallory in "Family Ties" from 1982 to 1989.
Location Born: Rye, New York, United States of America

KAI WINDING
 
Description: Trombonist, Band Leader, USA
Known For: One of the finest trombonists to emerge from the bebop era
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

KEITH SWEAT
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Recorded - "I Want Her" (Hit Song)
Location Born: Harlem, New York, United States of America

KELIS
 
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
Known For: Her biggest hit is "Milkshake," which became well-known in Western popular culture.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

KELLY LEBROCK
 
Description: Actress, Model, Fashion, USA
Known For: Known for the film "Women in Red" 1984
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

KENNY DREW JR
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Album - 1994 Maybeck Recital Hall Series, Vol. 39 (Concord)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New Rochelle, New York, United States of America

KENNY DAVERN
 
Description: Clarinetist, US
Known For: In 1954 he joined Jack Teagardens Band
Location Born: Huntington, New York, United States of America

KENNY DORHAN
 
Description: Trumpeter, Bandleader, Composer
Known For: 1953: Kenny Dorham Quintet - Album
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

KENNY DREW SR
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Albums - 1953: New Faces, New Sounds (Blue Note) - 1983: And Far Away (Soul Note)
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

KENNY KIRKLAND
 
Description: Pianist, USA
Known For: Jazz pianist for "Stings" backing band when touring.
Location Born: Newport, New York, United States of America

KENNY RANKIN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Album - "Mind-Dusters" (1967)
Location Born: Washington Heights, New York, United States of America

KETER BETTS
 
Description: Double bassist, US
Known For: His most notable composition is the sweet and tender "Pinky
Location Born: Port Chester, New York, United States of America

KEVIN JAMES
 
Description: Actor. Comedian, USA
Known For: Doug Heffernan on the CBS sitcom The King of Queens.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Mineola,, New York, United States of America

KING CURTIS
 
Description: Saxophonist, bandleader, USA
Known For: Instrumentalists. Known for The Coasters 1958 smash "Yakety Yak".
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

KIRK DOUGLAS
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: He bought movie rights to "One Flew Over The Cukoo’s Nest" in 1963 and would later give it to son Michael.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Amsterdam, New York, United States of America

KLAYS NOMI
 
Description: Vocalist
Location Died: NYC, New York, United States of America

KOOL AND THE GANG
 
Description: Band, USA
Known For: Hollywood Swings
Location: Jersey City, New York, United States of America

KRISTEN MARIA PFAFF
 
Description: Bassist, Vocalist. USA
Known For: Lead singer of band "Hole"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

KURTIS BLOW
 
Description: Vocalist, Producer, DJ
Known For: "The Breaks" - single - 1980
Location Born: Harlem, New York, United States of America

KYRA SEDGWICK
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson on the TNT crime drama The Closer.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LADY GAGA
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Dancer, USA
Known For: "Just Dance", topped the charts in six countries—Australia, Canada, the Netherlands, Ireland, the United Kingdom, and the United States—and later received a Grammy Award
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LANA DEL RAY
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Debut single "Video Games"
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LARRY CHANCE AND THE EARLS
 
Description: Vocal Group, USA
Known For: "Remember Then" was a hit, and "Life Is But a Dream,"
Location: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

LARRY FINNEGAN
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Finnegans charted with the hit was "Dear One" - 1962
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LARRY HOPPEN
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Songwriter. USA
Known For: Vocalist and guitarist of the pop-rock group Orleans.
Location Born: Woodstock, New York, United States of America

LARRY KING
 
Description: Host - television
Known For: Talk Show Host of LARRY KING LIVE
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

LARRY LINVILLE
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: Frank Burns in the television series M*A*S*H.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LARRY ROSEN
 
Description: American entrepreneur, producer, musician, and recording engineer
Known For: Newport Youth Band
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: The Bronx, New York, United States of America

LARRY STORCH
 
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
Known For: Mainly known for his role as Corporal Agarn in the TV series "F Troop".
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LARRY TAYLOR
 
Description: Bassist, USA
Known For: Member of - "Canned Heat" (Band)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York, United States of America

LAURA BRANIGAN
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Gloria (Hit Song) 1982
Location: Brewster, New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brewster, New York, United States of America
Location Died: Long Island, New York, United States of America

LAURA LINNEY
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: The Truman Show, Law & Order
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York, New York, United States of America

LAURA NYRO
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Nyros best-selling single was her recording of Carole King and Gerry Goffins "Up on the Roof."
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

LAUREN BACALL
 
Description: Actress, US
Known For: 1948 "Key Largo"1944 To Have and Have Not - 1946 Two Guys from Milwaukee
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Bronx, New York, United States of America

LAVERN BAKER
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: 1956 she had another smash hit with "Jim Dandy"
Location Died: NYC, New York, United States of America

LEAD BELLY
 
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Known For: "Midnight Special" (Original artist) Known as ’The King of The Twelve String’.
Location Died: NYC, New York, United States of America

LEAH REMINI
 
Description: Actress, USA
Known For: CBS sitcom The King of Queens
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn,, New York, United States of America

LEE J COBB
 
Description: Actor, USA
Known For: "On The Waterfront" Film (1954)
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LEE MORGAN
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: 1964 "Search for the New Land" Album
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LEK LECKENBY
 
Description: Guitarist, UK
Known For: Member and Lead Guitarist singer of Hermans Hermits
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LENA HORNE
 
Description: Vocaliast, Actress, USA
Known For: She made her debut with MGM in 1942
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LENNIE TRISTANO
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Known For: In 2013 Tristano will be honored with induction into the Grammy Hall of Fame for the 1949 album Crosscurrents
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LENNY CASTRO
 
Description: Percussionist, USA
Known For: Sessions musician for many notable performers.
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LENNY KRAVITZ
 
Description: Guitarist,Singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, arranger
Known For: Debut album - "Let Love Rule" - 1989
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

LEON THOMAS
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: The vocalist and co-author with Pharoah Sanders of "The Creator Has A Master Plan,"
Location Died: New York, United States of America

LEONARD BERNSTEIN
 
Description: Pianist, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, USA
Known For: Known for - "West Side Story" Co Composer.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LEONID HAMBRO
 
Description: Pianist and composer. USA
Known For: He was the musical sidekick of Victor Borge for ten years.
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LES PAUL
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Musician and Inovator of the Les Paul guitar
Location Died: White Plains, New York, United States of America

LESLEY ANN WARREN
 
Description: Actress, Dancer, Vocalist, US
Known For: Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LESLEY GORE
 
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Known For: Hit song - "Its my party" - 1963
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LESLIE CARTER
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Her debut album Like Wow!
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: Westfield, New York, United States of America

LESLIE UGGAMS
 
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Known For: "THE MITCH MILLER SHOW" during the sixties.
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

LESLIE WEST
 
Description: Guitarist, USA
Known For: Member of - Mountain - West, Bruce and Laing - The Vagrants
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LESTER LANIN
 
Description: Band leader, USA
Known For: Known as "The Society Dance King" with his Dance Band
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LESTER YOUNG
 
Description: Saxophonist, Band Leader, USA
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LEVON HELM
 
Description: Drums, USA
Known For: Member of "The Band"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LEW BROWN
 
Description: Composer, Lyicist, USA
Known For: Birth of The Blues (Co Composer)
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LEW SOLOFF
 
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Known For: One time member of "Blood Sweat and Tears" Band.
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

LHASA DE SELA
 
Description: Vocalist , USA
Known For: 2003 – The Living Road
Location Born: Big Indian, New York, United States of America

LILLIAN GISH
 
Description: Actress, Director, USA
Known For: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1985) Television
Location Died: New York, New York, United States of America

LILLIAN ROXON
 
Description: Rock Historian, Australian
Known For: "Sydney Daily Mirror" - "
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LINDA MCCARTNEY
 
Description: Vocalist, Keyboardist, UK, USA
Known For: Composer, Photographer
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LINDA NOVEMBER
 
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA
Known For: Advertising jingles
Location: New York, United States of America
Location Born: Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

LINDA SCOTT
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Ive Told Every Little Star" - 1961
Location Born: Queens, New York, United States of America

LINDSAY LOHAN
 
Description: Actress, Singer, USA
Known For: Debut album - "Speak"
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LIONEL HAMPTON
 
Description: Vibes, Composer, USA
Known For: His third recording with them in 1942 produced a classic version of "Flying Home"
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America

LITTLE ANTHONY
 
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: Little Anthony and The Imperials
Location Born: NYC, New York, United States of America

LIVING COLOUR
 
Description: Band, USA
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America

LONI ACKERMAN
 
Description: Actress, singer, USA
Known For: In August 2011, Lead roll in as Norma Desmond in the musical Sunset Blvd.
Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America

LORENZ HART
 
Description: Lyricist,Composer, USA