This Day in Music History
1939 : Fred Milano, born in New York City. American doo-wop singer. (The Belmonts)
See also: This Day in Music History Deaths (1 January 2012)
1940 : Nik Turner, born Nicholas Turne in Oxford. English musician, saxophonist, flutist, singer and composer. (Hawkwind)
1941 : Chris Curtis, born Christopher Crummey in Oldham, Lancashire. English drummer and singer. (The Searchers)
See also: This Day in Music History Deaths (28 February 2005)
1942 : Vic Dana, born in Buffalo, New York. American dancer and singer.
1942 : Maureen Tucker aka Moe Tucker, born Maureen Ann Tucker in Levittown, New York. American musician, songwriter and singer. (The Velvet Underground - drums)
1946 : Valerie Simpson, born in The Bronx, New York City. One part of the husband and wife songwriting-production team and recording artists. (Ashford & Simpson)
1949 : Bob Cowsill, born Robert Cowsill in Portsmouth, Virginia. American musician. (The Coswills)
1960 : Branford Marsalis, born in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana. American saxophonist, composer and bandleader.
1966 : Dan Vickrey, born Daniel Vickrey in Walnut Creek, California. American musician. (Counting Crows)
1969 : Adrian Young, born in Long Beach, California. American drummer. (No Doubt)