August 1948 in Music History

◄ Jul    August    Sep ►
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031 

◄ 1947     1948    1949 ►

Months in 1948: January February March April May June July September October November December

Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1 - 19 of 19

2nd - Robert P Holdstock, UK, sci-fi author (Ghost Dance, Labyrinth)
2nd - Andy Fairweather Low, British guitarist
10th - Patti Austin, soul singer/actress (Real Me)
12th - Ron Mael, [J Ronald Day], Culver City Ca, rock keyboardist (Sparks)
13th - Cliff Fish, English rocker (Paper Lace)
13th - Kathleen Battle, Portsmouth Ohio, soprano (Shephard-Tannhäuser)
13th - Tony Santini, rocker (Sha Na Na)
14th - Terry Adams, American musician (NRBQ)
15th - Patsy Gallant, Canadian pop singer
16th - Barry Hay, singer/fluitist/saxophonist/guitarist (Golden Earring)
17th - Rod MacDonald, American musician
19th - Susan Jacks (Susan Pesklevits) Saskatoon Canada, singer and songwriter
20th - Robert Plant, West Bromwich England, rock vocalist (Led Zeppelin-Whole Lotta Love)
23rd - Ernst Jansz, Dutch keyboardist/singer (Doe Maar)
24th - Jean-Michel Jarre, French musician
26th - Valerie Simpson, Bronx, singer, Ashford's partner (Like a Rock)
27th - Pavlos Sidiropoulos, Greek musician (d. 1990)
28th - Daniel Seraphine, Chicago, rock drummer (Chicago-If You Leave Me Now)
31st - Rudolf Schenker, German guitarist (Scorpions)

Deaths in Music

Deaths 1 - 4 of 4

20th - David John de Lloyd, composer, dies at 65
26th - Oscar L Fernandez, Brazilian conductor/composer (Imbapara), dies at 50
27th - Oley Speaks, composer, dies at 74
27th - Oscar Lorenzo Fernandez, composer, dies at 50


Search the Today in Music Archives

Day  Month  Year  Type

Keyword(s)