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Today is the 23rd of July, 2014

Today's musician birthdays

David Essex is 67 today, born in 1947.

Martin Gore is 53 today, born in 1961.

Slash is 49 today, born in 1965.

Nick Menza is 46 today, born in 1968.

Alison Krauss is 43 today, born in 1971.

Today's musician deaths

  Amy Winehouse died on this day in 2011, aged 27.

  Keith Godchaux died on this day in 1980, aged 32.

 

Today's band spotlight
Buddy Holly & The Crickets
Jerry Allison is 74 years 10 months 22 days old. He was born on 31 August 1939
Joe B Mauldin is 74 years 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 77 years 1 month 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 10 months 16 days old if still alive today. He was born on 7 September 1936

 

10 musicians randomly selected from our database
Paul Kantner is 73 years 4 months 6 days old. He was born on 17 March 1941
Eric Clapton is 69 years 3 months 23 days old. He was born on 30 March 1945
Graham Gouldman is 68 years 2 months 13 days old. He was born on 10 May 1946
Dennis DeYoung is 67 years 5 months 5 days old. He was born on 18 February 1947
Graham Bonnet is 66 years 7 months old. He was born on 23 December 1947
Eddie Money is 65 years 4 months 2 days old. He was born on 21 March 1949
Rick Wakeman is 65 years 2 months 5 days old. He was born on 18 May 1949
  Desmond Dekker was 64 years 10 months 9 days old when he died on 25 May 2006
  Jan Berry was 62 years 11 months 23 days old when he died on 26 March 2004
Bill Gibson is 62 years 8 months 10 days old. He was born on 13 November 1951

 

Musicians in our database: 2094

The 5 most recent additions are...
Thurston Moore is 55 years 11 months 28 days old. He was born on 25 July 1958
J Mascis is 48 years 7 months 13 days old. He was born on 10 December 1965
  Eddie Hazel was 42 years 8 months 13 days old when he died on 23 December 1992
Nels Cline is 58 years 6 months 19 days old. He was born on 4 January 1956
  John Fahey was 61 years 11 months 25 days old when he died on 22 February 2001
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