Birthdays in Music on 19th December

Birthdays 1 - 46 of 46

1676 - Louis-Nicholas Clerambault, Paris France, composer/organist
1797 - Josef Theodor Krov, composer
1825 - George Frederick Bristow, composer
1864 - Adolf Sandberger, composer
1876 - Carlo Gatti, composer
1878 - Anton Lajovic, composer
1879 - Otto Emanuel Olsson, composer
1880 - Nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer
1882 - Walter Braunfels, composer
1884 - Ferdinando Liuzzi, composer
1888 - Fritz Reiner, Budapest Hungary, US conductor (Chicago Symphony Orch)
1894 - Paul Dessau, Hamburg Germany, composer/conducter (Berlin, 1925-33)
1895 - Maurice Roelants, Belgian author (Jazz Player)
1902 - Leonard Hirsch, British violinist/orchestra leader (RAF Symph Orch)
1905 - Charles Robert Owen Medley, dancer/choreographer
1916 - Hal Hastings, NYC, orchestra leader (Chevrolet on Broadway)
1918 - 'Professor Longhair' Henry Roeland Byrd, Bogalusa, Louisiana, New Orleans blues singer and pianist
1920 - Little Jimmy Dickens, American country singer
1921 - Ludvik Podest, composer
1925 - Jimmy Dickens, Bolt WV, country singer (Grand Ole Opry)
1925 - Robert Sherman, New York City, New York, songwriter (Mary Poppins, The Jungle Book), (d. 2012)
1928 - Galt MacDermot, Montreal Canada, composer (Letting Down My Hair)
1928 - Michael Hurd, composer
1935 - Bobby Timmons, American jazz pianist (d. 1974)
1940 - Phil Ochs, El Paso Tx, anti-war folk singer (Joe Hill, War is Over)
1941 - Maurice White, Memphis TN, rock vocalist (Earth, Wind & Fire-Spirit)
1944 - Alvin Lee, Nottingham England, rock vocals/guitarist (10 Years After), (d. 2013)
1944 - Maurice White, rocker
1944 - Zal Yanovsky, rock guitarist (Lovin' Spoonful-Do You Believe in Magic)
1945 - John McEuen, rocker (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
1946 - Marianne Faithfull, Hampstead England, singer (Money, As Tears Go By)
1947 - Janie Fricke, South Whitley In, singer (It Ain't Easy Bein' Easy)
1949 - Lenny White, rocker
1949 - Sebastian, Danish musician
1957 - Doug Johnson, rock keyboardist (Loverboy-Get Lucky)
1958 - Limahl, British rocker (Kajagoogoo-Too Shy)
1963 - Jennifer Beals, Chicago Ill, actress (Flashdance, Bride)
1965 - Chuckii Booker, rocker
1967 - Criss Angel, Illusionist,Actor, Musician, etc.
1970 - Zac Foley, rock bassist (EMF-Unbelievable)
1974 - Mikko Paananen, Finnish bassist (HIM)
1975 - Casual, [Jon Owens], rapper
1979 - Kevin Devine, American musician
1982 - Vincent Accardi, American musician
1985 - Lady Sovereign, English musician
1991 - Declan Galbraith, English singer

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