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Today is the 24th of October, 2014

Today's musician birthdays

  Sonny Terry was born on this day in 1911. He died on 11 March 1986, aged 74.

  JP 'Big Bopper' Richardson was born on this day in 1930. He died on 3 February 1959, aged 28.

Bill Wyman is 78 today, born in 1936.

  Jimmy Dawkins was born on this day in 1936. He died on 10 April 2013, aged 76.

  Jerry Edmonton was born on this day in 1946. He died on 28 November 1993, aged 47.

Today's musician deaths

None in our database!

 

Today's band spotlight
The Yardbirds
Paul Samwell-Smith is 71 years 5 months 16 days old. He was born on 8 May 1943
Jim McCarty is 71 years 2 months 29 days old. He was born on 25 July 1943
Jimmy Page is 70 years 9 months 15 days old. He was born on 9 January 1944
Jeff Beck is 70 years 4 months old. He was born on 24 June 1944
Eric Clapton is 69 years 6 months 24 days old. He was born on 30 March 1945
Chris Dreja is 67 years 11 months 13 days old. He was born on 11 November 1946
  Keith Relf was 33 years 1 month 22 days old when he died on 14 May 1976, 38 years ago
Keith would be 71 years 7 months 2 days old if still alive today. He was born on 22 March 1943

 

10 musicians randomly selected from our database
  Tuli Kupferberg was 86 years 9 months 14 days old when he died on 12 July 2010
  John Lee Hooker was 83 years 9 months 30 days old when he died on 21 June 2001
Jet Black is 76 years 1 month 28 days old. He was born on 26 August 1938
Ringo Starr is 74 years 3 months 17 days old. He was born on 7 July 1940
Paul Samwell-Smith is 71 years 5 months 16 days old. He was born on 8 May 1943
  Jon Lord was 71 years 1 month 7 days old when he died on 16 July 2012
Wilko Johnson is 67 years 3 months 12 days old. He was born on 12 July 1947
Joe Perry is 64 years 1 month 14 days old. He was born on 10 September 1950
Mark Egan is 63 years 9 months 10 days old. He was born on 14 January 1951
  Drake Levin was 62 years 10 months 17 days old when he died on 4 July 2009

 

Musicians in our database: 2120

The 5 most recent additions are...
Sonja Kristina is 65 years 6 months 10 days old. She was born on 14 April 1949
  Johnnie Ray was 63 years 1 month 14 days old when he died on 24 February 1990
Chuck Rainey is 74 years 4 months 7 days old. He was born on 17 June 1940
  Raphael Ravenscroft was 60 years 4 months 15 days old when he died on 19 October 2014
  Alvin Stardust was 72 years 26 days old when he died on 23 October 2014
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