Which pop stars share your birthday
Aug 27, 2008 at 7:44 PM Thread Starter Post #1 of 29

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Have you ever done this? Go to This day in Music and enter your day and month.

And it shows all the birthdays for that day. Here's mine for Jan 17th. Some good ones! (I left the bad ones out).

1948, Born on this day, Mick Taylor, guitar, John Mayalls Bluesbreakers, joined The Rolling Stones, in 1969 left in 1974. (1971 US No.1 & UK No.2 single 'Brown Sugar'). Also worked with Bob Dylan, Mike Oldfield, Jack Bruce and Ron Wood.

1955, Born on this day, Steve Earle, US singer, songwriter, (1988 UK No. 45 single ‘Copperhead Road’, Country and independent No.1 album ‘Trancendental Blues.’ Johnny Cash, Emmylou Harris, Gretchen Peters, Shawn Colvin and Eddi Reader have all covered his songs).

1956, Born on this day, Paul Young, singer, (1983 UK No.1 single 'Wherever I Lay My Hat, That's My Home', 1985 US No.1 single 'Everytime You Go Away'. The Streetband, (1978 UK No.18 single 'Toast.' Also lead singer with 1980's Q-Tips a soul covers band.

1959, Born on this day, Susanna Hoffs, guitar vocals, The Bangles, (1986 UK No.2 single with Prince song 'Manic Monday', 1986 US No.1 single 'Walk Like An Egyptian').

1963, Born on this day, Andy Rourke, bass, The Smiths, (1984 UK No.10 single 'Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now', plus 15 other UK Top 40 singles).
 
Aug 27, 2008 at 8:56 PM Post #4 of 29

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No one famous on my birthday. The closest is the drummer for Earth, Wind, and Fire.

On my wife's birthday however - Aaron Neville, Neil Diamond, Ray Stevens, Warren Zevon, and John Belushi
 
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1962, Born on this day, Cliff Burton, bass player with Metallica. Burton was killed on September 27th 1987, when the band’s tour bus crashed as it was traveling between Stockholm and Copenhagen. He was found crushed to death under the bus.
 
Aug 28, 2008 at 12:08 AM Post #6 of 29

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Wow. My birthday apparently rocks a lot more than I do. I mean, Louis Armstrong, Klaus Shulze, AND the Hot 100 chart? So how come I can't carry a tune?

1901, Born on this day, Louis Armstrong, singer, bandleader, trumpet, (1964 US No.1 single 'Hello Dolly!' 1968 UK No.1 single 'What A Wonderful World'). Died 6th July 1971.

1947, Born on this day, Klaus Schulze, Tangerine Dream, German instrumental group, (1974 UK No.15 album 'Phaedra').

1958, Billboard introduced 'The Hot 100 Singles Chart', Ricky Nelson was at No.1 with 'Poor Little Fool'.

1969, Born on this day, Max Cavalera guitar, vocals, Sepultura (1996 UK No.19 single 'Roots Bloody Roots').
 
Aug 28, 2008 at 12:42 AM Post #7 of 29

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June 17th - Mexican singer Paulina Rubio (1971), Canadian punk-rocker Bif Naked (1971), Hanoi Rocks singer Michael Monroe (1960), Dead Kennedy's singer Jello Biafra (1958), Barry Manilow (1943), Russian composer Igor Stravinsky (1882), Dean Martin, Cliff Gallup (guitarist), Chris Spedding (session guitarist), Glenn Buxton (guitarist/Alice Cooper), Greg Rolie (Santana), Paul Young (singer), Philip Chevron (guitarist/The Pogues), Richard Hynd (drums), Kevin Thornton (Color Me Bad), Ricardo Rikrot (singer) Lee Ryan (singer)...Paul McCartney was born the next day, but I guess that doesn't count!
 
Aug 28, 2008 at 12:58 AM Post #8 of 29

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June 17th - Mexican singer Paulina Rubio (1971), Canadian punk-rocker Bif Naked (1971), Hanoi Rocks singer Michael Monroe (1960), Dead Kennedy's singer Jello Biafra (1958), Barry Manilow (1943), Russian composer Igor Stravinsky (1882), Dean Martin, Cliff Gallup (guitarist), Chris Spedding (session guitarist), Glenn Buxton (guitarist/Alice Cooper), Greg Rolie (Santana), Paul Young (singer), Philip Chevron (guitarist/The Pogues), Richard Hynd (drums), Kevin Thornton (Color Me Bad), Ricardo Rikrot (singer) Lee Ryan (singer)...Paul McCartney was born the next day, but I guess that doesn't count!


There I was all proud of my birthday. Your birthday could definitely beat up my birthday. Showoff!!
 
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There I was all proud of my birthday. Your birthday could definitely beat up my birthday. Showoff!!


Louis Armstrong beats everybody on my list!
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Aug 28, 2008 at 1:06 AM Post #10 of 29

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Louis Armstrong beats everybody on my list!


O.K., I feel better now.
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Aug 28, 2008 at 1:34 AM Post #12 of 29

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Daisy Berkowitz, Marilyn Manson,
 
Aug 28, 2008 at 4:11 AM Post #15 of 29

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Nothing much of interest to me on mine, but I did like these

1982, B.B. King donated his entire record collection of over 20,000 discs to Mississippi University's centre for the Study of Southern Culture,

1992, Billy Idol pleaded guilty to assault and battery charges after an incident outside a West Hollywood restaurant. He was fined $2,700 (£1,588) and ordered to appear in a series of anti-drug commercials.
 

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