Birthdays in Music on 5th February

Birthdays 1 - 52 of 52

1662 - Giuseppi Vignola, composer
1711 - Joseph Umstatt, composer
1732 - Nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer
1748 - Christian Gottlob Neefe, German composer/conductor/tutor of Beethoven
1810 - Ole Bull, Norwegian violinist (d. 1880)
1862 - Felipe Villanueva y Gutierrez, Mexico, composer
1863 - Armand Parent, composer
1864 - Carl Teike, composer
1865 - Harvey Worthington Loomis, composer
1866 - Rossetter Gleason Cole, composer
1868 - Lodewijk Mortelmans, composer
1882 - Felice Lattuada, composer
1889 - Ioan Dumitru Chirescu, composer
1902 - Bronislaw Kaper, composer
1903 - Ivan Galamian, Tabriz Persia, violinist
1909 - Grazyna Bacewicz, composer
1912 - Zoltan Pongracz, composer
1913 - Rozelle Claxton, pianist/arranger
1918 - Kara Abulfazogli Karayev, composer
1921 - John M Pritchard, London England, conductor
1923 - Claude King, American musician, (d. 2013)
1935 - Alex Harvey, rocker (Just Visiting This Planet)
1937 - Cocky van Oost, [Kommertje van Vliet], Dutch dancer (Sylphides)
1938 - Dick van Niehoff, Dutch vocalist (Fouryo)
1941 - Barrett Strong, Detroit, vocalist (Money, That's What I Want)
1941 - Rick Laird, jazz musician (Gerry Niewood & Timepiece)
1942 - Cory Wells, Buffalo NY, rock vocalist (3 Dog Night-Joy to the World)
1943 - Charles Winfield, Penn, rocker (Blood Sweat & Tears-Spinning Wheel)
1943 - Ivan Alexandrovich Tcherepnin, composer
1943 - Larry Tamblyn, rock guitarist (Standells-Dirty Water)
1943 - Sven Johnson, rocker (Tangerine Dream
1944 - Al Kooper, rock keyboards/vocalist (Blood Sweat & Tears-When I Die)
1944 - Cory Wells, rocker
1944 - J R Cobb, Birmingham Ala, rocker (Atlanta Rhythm Section, Classic IV)
1947 - Claude King, singer
1948 - David Denny, rock guitarist (Steve Miller Band-Abracadabra)
1948 - Nigel Tufnel, rocker (Spinal Tap)
1949 - Nigel Olsson, rock guitarist/drummer (Elton John Band)
1950 - Ann Sexton, US vocalist (You're Gone too Long)
1951 - Elizabeth Swados, Buffalo NY, composer/playwright (1972 TONY)
1952 - Daniel Balavoine, French singer and songwriter (d. 1986)
1954 - Cliff Martinez, American musician
1962 - Tommy Skeoch, rock guitarist (Tesla-Psychotic Supper)
1964 - Alexia, Cypriot singer
1964 - Duff McKagan [Michael Andrew], Seattle, Washington, American bassist (Guns N' Roses)
1968 - Chris Barron, rocker (Spin Doctors)
1968 - Nir Kabaretti, Israeli conductor
1969 - Bobby Brown, Roxbury Ma, US singer-songwriter ("My Prerogative")
1971 - Sara Evans, American singer
1973 - Trijntje Oosterhuis, Dutch singer
1975 - Adam Carson, American musician (AFI)
1985 - Lindsey Cardinale, American singer

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