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Today is the 23rd of April, 2014

Today's musician birthdays

  Roy Orbison was born on this day in 1936. He died on 6 December 1988, aged 52.

Captain Sensible is 59 today, born in 1955.

  Steve Clark was born on this day in 1960. He died on 8 January 1991, aged 30.

Today's musician deaths

  Johnny Thunders died on this day in 1991, aged 38.

 

Today's band spotlight
Buddy Holly & The Crickets
Jerry Allison is 74 years 7 months 23 days old. He was born on 31 August 1939
Joe B Mauldin is 73 years 9 months 15 days old. He was born on 8 July 1940
  Niki Sullivan was 66 years 9 months 14 days old when he died on 6 April 2004, 10 years ago
Niki would be 76 years 10 months old if still alive today. He was born on 23 June 1937
  Buddy Holly was 22 years 4 months 27 days old when he died on 3 February 1959, 55 years ago
Buddy would be 77 years 7 months 16 days old if still alive today. He was born on 7 September 1936

 

10 musicians randomly selected from our database
  Earl Scruggs was 88 years 2 months 22 days old when he died on 28 March 2012
Sam Moore is 78 years 6 months 11 days old. He was born on 12 October 1935
  Ike Turner was 76 years 1 month 7 days old when he died on 12 December 2007
Herbie Flowers is 75 years 11 months 4 days old. He was born on 19 May 1938
Bob Dylan is 72 years 10 months 30 days old. He was born on 24 May 1941
Paul Jones is 72 years 1 month 30 days old. He was born on 24 February 1942
Graham Gouldman is 67 years 11 months 13 days old. He was born on 10 May 1946
  Gene Pitney was 66 years 1 month 19 days old when he died on 5 April 2006
Jan Hammer is 66 years 6 days old. He was born on 17 April 1948
Robert Plant is 65 years 8 months 3 days old. He was born on 20 August 1948

 

Musicians in our database: 2060

The 5 most recent additions are...
  Darrell Sweet was 51 years 11 months 14 days old when he died on 30 April 1999
Gretchen Wilson is 40 years 9 months 28 days old. She was born on 26 June 1973
Debbie Davies is 61 years 8 months 1 day old. She was born on 22 August 1952
  Keith Whitley was 34 years 10 months 8 days old when he died on 9 May 1989
  Kenny Kirkland was 43 years 1 month 15 days old when he died on 12 November 1998
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