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21 December 2014 (GMT)

Today's musician birthdays

  Frank Zappa was born on this day in 1940. He died on 4 December 1993, aged 52.

Albert Lee is 71 today, born in 1943.

  Carl Wilson was born on this day in 1946. He died on 6 February 1998, aged 51.

  Paco de Lucia was born on this day in 1947. He died on 25 February 2014, aged 66.

Today's musician deaths

  Albert King died on this day in 1992, aged 69.

  Lee Dorman died on this day in 2012, aged 70.

 

Today's band spotlight
The Beach Boys
Glen Campbell is 78 years 7 months 29 days old. He was born on 22 April 1936
Mike Love is 73 years 9 months 6 days old. He was born on 15 March 1941
Brian Wilson is 72 years 6 months 1 day old. He was born on 20 June 1942
Bruce Johnston is 72 years 5 months 24 days old. He was born on 27 June 1942
Al Jardine is 72 years 3 months 18 days old. He was born on 3 September 1942
David Marks is 66 years 3 months 29 days old. He was born on 22 August 1948
Blondie Chaplin is 63 years 5 months 14 days old. He was born on 7 July 1951
Ricky Fataar is 62 years 3 months 16 days old. He was born on 5 September 1952
  Carl Wilson was 51 years 1 month 16 days old when he died on 6 February 1998, 16 years ago
Carl would be 68 years old today if still alive. He was born on 21 December 1946
  Dennis Wilson was 39 years 24 days old when he died on 28 December 1983, 31 years ago
Dennis would be 70 years 17 days old if still alive today. He was born on 4 December 1944

 

10 musicians randomly selected from our database
  Hal David was 91 years 3 months 7 days old when he died on 1 September 2012
Gerry Goffin is 75 years 10 months 10 days old. He was born on 11 February 1939
  Lou Reed was 71 years 7 months 25 days old when he died on 27 October 2013
Eric Clapton is 69 years 8 months 21 days old. He was born on 30 March 1945
Dave Hill is 68 years 8 months 17 days old. He was born on 4 April 1946
Linda Ronstadt is 68 years 5 months 6 days old. She was born on 15 July 1946
Sandie Shaw is 67 years 9 months 25 days old. She was born on 26 February 1947
Craig Frost is 66 years 8 months 1 day old. He was born on 20 April 1948
Lene Lovich is 65 years 8 months 21 days old. She was born on 30 March 1949
Crystal Gayle is 63 years 11 months 12 days old. She was born on 9 January 1951

 

Musicians in our database: 2124

The 5 most recent additions are...
  Bobby Keys was 70 years 11 months 14 days old when he died on 2 December 2014
  Don Grolnick was 48 years 8 months 9 days old when he died on 1 June 1996
Chuck Loeb is 59 years 5 months 9 days old. He was born on 12 July 1955
  Acker Bilk was 85 years 9 months 5 days old when he died on 2 November 2014
Sonja Kristina is 65 years 8 months 7 days old. She was born on 14 April 1949
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