Births / Deaths

November births and deaths

November 1

Births

1937    Bill Anderson – US country singer
1940    Staff Sgt Barry Sadler
1943    Phil Terry – vocals Intruders
1944    Mike Bernie – saxophone Wizzard
1945    Rick Grech – bass/violin Family/Blind Faith
1947    Jim Steinman
1950    Dan Peek – guitar America
1951    Ronald Bell – saxophone Kool and The Gang
1954    Chris Morris – guitar Paper Lace
1956    Lyle Lovett – US country singer
1958    Annette – vocals Ottawan
1959    Eddie MacDonald – bass Alarm
1962    Mags Furuholmen – keyboards Aha
1962    Anthony Kiedis – vocals Red Hot Chili Peppers
1963    Rick Allen – drums Def Leppard
1964    Sophie B Hawkins
1966    Mary Hansen – vocals/guitar Stereolab
1967    Tina Arena
1978    Bobak Kianoush – vocals Another Level
1981    LaTavia Robertson – vocals Destiny’s Child
1989    Alexandra Buggs – vocals Stooshe

Deaths

2008    Yma Sumac

November 2

Births

1921    Pearl Carr
1938    Jay Black – vocals Jay and the Americans
1941    Bruce Welch – guitar Shadows
1944    Keith Emerson – piano Emerson Lake and Palmer
1946    Les ‘Chip’ Hawkes – bass Tremeloes
1947    Dave Pegg – bass Fairport Convention/Steeleye Span
1947    Colin Jennings – vocals Starturn On 45 Pints
1952    Maxine Nightingale
1952    Fred Fairbrass – guitar Right Said Fred
1961    K.D Lang
1965    Bobby Dall – bass Poison

Deaths

1966    Mississippi John Hurt – US blues musician
1996    Eva Cassidy – US singer
2014    Acker Bilk

November 3

Births

1933    John Barry
1941    Brian Poole – vocals Tremeloes
1943    Bert Jansch – guitar Pentangle
1946    Nick Simper – bass Deep Purple
1946    Tommy Dee – organ John Fred’s Playboy Band
1948    Lulu
1954    Adam Ant
1960    Matthew Ashman – guitar Bow WowWow
1960    Charles Prime – keyboards Deacon Blue
1962    Marilyn
1962    Ian McNabb – vocals Icicle Works
1969    Mark Roberts – guitar Catatonia
1969    Robert Miles
1976    Ras Bromfield – vocals Damage
1978    David Ducasse – vocals Scooch

Deaths

2002    Lonnie Donegan
2016    Kay Starr

November 4

Births

1929    Dickie Valentine
1931    Clinton Ford
1931    Seymour Spiegelman – vocals Hilltoppers
1940    Delbert McClinton – US country singer/harmonica player
1947    Mike Smith – tenor saxophone Amen Corner
1948    Penny McLean – vocals Silver Convention
1954    Chris Difford – vocals/guitar Squeeze
1957    James Honeyman Scott – bass Pretenders
1963    Lena Zavaroni
1966    Kool Rock – rapper Fat Boys
1971    Gregory Porter
1974    Louise – vocals Eternal
1988    Sarah Smith – vocals Same Difference

Deaths

1847    Felix Mendelssohn – classical composer
2004    Robert Heaton – drums New Model Army
2008    Byron Lee – lead vocals Dragonaires

November 5

Births

1911    Roy Rogers – US country singer
1931    Ike Turner
1941    Art Garfunkel
1946    Gram Parsons – US singer/guitarist
1946    Loleatta Holloway – US singer
1947    Peter Noone – vocals Herman’s Hermits
1948    Peter Hammill – guitar Van Der Graff Generator
1956    Helen O’Hara – violin Dexys Midnight Runners
1957    Mike Score – vocals/keyboards Flock Of Seagulls
1959    Bryan Adams
1959    Rob Fisher – keyboards/bass Climie Fisher
1965    Paris Grey – vocals Inner City
1968    Mark Hunter – keyboards James
1971    Jonny Greenwood – guitar Radiohead
1975    Lisa Scott-Lee – vocals Steps
1982    Rob Swire – Knife Party

Deaths

1960    Johnny Horton – US country singer
1986    Bobby Nunn – vocals Coasters
1987    Eamonn Andrews – Irish TV presenter/singer
1989    Staff Sgt Barry Sadler
2003     Bobby Hatfield – vocals Righteous Brothers
2005    Link Wray – US rock guitarist

November 6

Births

1932    Stonewall Jackson – US country singer
1933    Joseph Pope – vocals Tams
1937    Eugene Pitt – vocals Jive Five
1938    Jim Pike – vocals Lettermen
1938    P.J. Proby
1941    Doug Sahm – vocals Sir Douglas Quintet
1946    George Young – guitar Easybeats
1948    Rushton Moreve – bass Steppenwolf
1948    Glenn Frey
1949    Frankie Miller
1950    Chris Glen – bass Alex Harvey Band
1963    Paul Brindley – bass Sundays
1964    Pennye Forde – US singer
1964    Cory Glover – vocals Living Colour

Deaths

1893    Peter I. Tchaikovsky – classical composer
2007    Hank Thompson
2012    Clive Dunn

November 7

Births

1936    Mary Travers – vocals Peter Paul & Mary
1938    Dee Clark
1943    Joni Mitchell
1949    Su Pollard – UK actress/singer
1951    Nick Gilder – Canadian singer
1951    Kevin Scott MacMichael – guitar Cutting Crew
1957    Jellybean
1962    Clinton Mansell – vocals Pop Will Eat Itself
1964    Liam O’Maonlai – vocals Hothouse Flowers
1967    Sharleen Spiteri – vocals Texas
1967    David Guetta
1970    Neil Hannon – vocals Divine Comedy
1971    Robert Downes – guitar Then Jericho
1977    Kavana
1978    Mark Read – vocals A1
1988    Tinie Tempah

Deaths

2004    Howard Keel
2011    Andrea True
2016    Leonard Cohen

November 8

Births

1927    Ken Dodd
1927    Patti Page
1942    Gerald Alston –vocals Manhattans
1942    John Perez – drums Sir Douglas Quintet
1944    Rod Slater – saxophone/trumpet Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band
1944    Bonnie Bramlett – vocals Delaney and Bonnie
1945    Don Murray – drums Turtles
1946    Roy Wood
1947    Marguerite Ganser – vocals Shangrilas
1947    Minnie Riperton
1949    Bonnie Raitt
1954    Rikki Lee Jones
1957    Porl Thompson – guitar/keyboards Cure
1958    Terry Lee Maill – drums Adam and The Ants
1959    Alan Graham Frew – vocals Glass Tiger
1961    Leif Garrett
1964    Eric B
1970    Gareth Pring – guitar Ned’s Atomic Dustbin
1970    Diana King
1977    Tiffany Wood – vocals Bardot
1982    Sam Sparro
1987    Caroline Hjelt – vocals Icona Pop

Deaths

2011     Heavy D

November 9

Births

1937    Roger McGough – vocals Scaffold
1941    Tom Fogerty – guitar Creedence Clearwater Revival
1944    Phil May – vocals Pretty Things
1948    Joe Bouchard – bass Blue Oyster Cult
1948    Pagliaro
1948    Alan Gratzer – drums REO Speedwagon
1953    Michael Mullins – vocals Modern Romance
1960    Dee Plakas – drums L7
1965    Bryn Terfel – UK singer
1969    Scarface
1969    Roxanne Shante
1973    Nick Lachey – vocals 98o
1977    Sisqo
1994    Mnek

Deaths

2012    Bill Tarmey
2012    Major Harris
2016    Al Caiola

November 10

Births

1923    Anne Shelton – UK singer
1928    Ennio Morricone
1940    Screaming Lord Sutch
1941    Kyu Sakamoto
1943    Mel Noonam – vocals New World
1944    Tim Rice
1945    Tony Cox – vocals Young Idea
1947    Greg Lake
1961    Junior
1966    Steve Mackey – bass Pulp
1967    Mushroom – keyboards Massive Attack
1968    Steve Brookstein
1969    Paul Leveridge – rapper Black Grape
1970    Derry Brownestone – percussion EMF
1970    Warren G
1973    Jacqueline Abbot – vocals Beautiful South
1974    Heavenli Abdi – vocals Honeyz
1978    Eve – US rapper
1978    Diplo
1978    Drew McConnell – bass Libertines
1979    Chris Joannou – bass Silverchair

Deaths

2006    Gerald Levert – vocals Levert/Levert Sweat and Gill

November 11

Births

1927    Mose Allison – US jazz pianst
1938    Roger LaVerne – piano Tornados
1943    Mac Kissoon
1944    Jesse Colin Young – vocals/bassYoungbloods
1945    Vince Martell – guitar Vanilla Fudge
1945    Chris Dreja – guitar Yardbirds
1946    Chip Hawkes – bass Tremeloes
1950    Jim Peterik – vocals/keyboards Ides of March/Survivor
1953    Andy Partridge – vocals XTC
1954    Marshall Crenshaw
1956    Ian Craig Marsh – piano Heaven 17
1957    Tony Gad – keyboards Aswad
1962    Mic Michaeli – keyboards Europe
1968    Jo Dunne – bass Fuzzbox
1984    Delta Goodrem – Australian singer

Deaths

1990    Ronnie Dyson
2007    John Petersen – drums Harpers Bizarre
2014    Big Bank Hank – rapper Sugarhill Gang
2015    Philip Taylor – drums Motorhead

November 12

Births

1917    Jo Stafford
1929    Grace Kelly – US actress/singer
1931    Bob Crewe
1943    John Walker – vocals Walker Brothers
1943    Errol Brown
1943    Brian Hyland
1944    Booker T Jones – piano Booker T and MGs
1945    Neil Young
1946    Arthur Tavares – vocals Tavares
1947    Donald Roeser – guitar Blue Oyster Cult
1948    Donald Johnson – drums A Taste Of Honey
1953    Calum MacDonald – drums Runrig
1955    Les McKeown – vocals Bay City Rollers
1964    David Ellefson – bass Megadeth
1968    Grant Nicholas – vocals/guitar Feeder
1968    Sharon Shannon – Irish Singer
1970    Linda Reynolds – vocals Reynolds Girls
1976    Ann Lee
1979    Nick Bracegirdle – Chicane

Deaths

2003     Tony Thompson – drums Chic
2008     Mitch Mitchell – drums Jimi Hendrix’s Experience

November 13

Births

1939    Idris Muhammad
1944    Timmy Thomas
1949    Terry Reid – guitar Peter Jay and Jaywalkers
1949    Roger Steen – guitar Tubes
1951    Bill Gibson – drums Huey Lewis’ News
1953    Andrew Ranken – drums Pogues
1960    Wayne Parker – bass Glass Tiger

Deaths

1992     Ronnie Bond – drums Troggs
2004     Ol Dirty Bastard – rapper Wu Tang Clan
2016     Leon Russell

November 14

Births

1936    Freddie Garrity – vocals Freddie and the Dreamers
1938    Cornell Gunter – vocals Coasters
1939    James Gilreath – US singer
1949    James Young – guitar Styx
1951    Stephen Bishop – US singer/guitarist
1954    Alexander O’Neal
1956    Alec John Such – bass Bon Jovi
1964    Nic Dalton – bass Lemonheads
1964    John Andrew Banfield – vocals Pasadenas
1964    Joseph Simmons – vocals Run DMC
1965    Stuart Staples – vocals Tindersticks
1967    Letitia Dean – UK actress/singer
1972    Dougie Payne – bass Travis
1974    Adina Howard
1975    Faye Tozer – vocals Steps
1975    Travis Barker – drums Blink 182
1979    Obie Trice – rapper D-12

Deaths

2009     Derek B
2014    Glen Larson – vocals Four Preps

November 15

Births

1905    Mantovani
1928    C.W.  McCall
1932    Petula Clark
1932    Clyde McPhatter
1937    James T. Ellis – vocals Trammps
1945    Anna-Frid Lyngstad – vocals Abba
1954    Tony Thompson – drums Chic
1955    Joe Leeway – synthesizer Thompson Twins
1967    E-40 – US rapper
1968    Ol Dirty Bastard – rapper Wu Tang Clan
1974    Chad Kroeger – vocals Nickelback
1988     B.o.B. – US rapper

Deaths

1991    Jacques Morali – Village People producer
2000    Russ Conway
2014    Cherry Wainer – vocals Lord Rockingham’s XI
2016    Mose Allison

November 16

Births

1935    Lillian Lopez – vocals Odyssey
1940    John Ryanes – vocals Monotones
1943    Winfred Lovett – vocals Manhattans
1949    Arrow
1951    Wally Lowe – bass Magnum
1962    Mani – bass Stone Roses/Primal Scream
1969    Bryan Abrams – vocals Color Me Badd
1979    Trevor Penick – vocals O-Town
1983    Fallon Bowman – guitar Kittie
1988    Siva Kaneswaren – vocals Wanted

Deaths

1989    Rose Murphy – US singer
2009    Edward Woodwood – UK actor/singer

November 17

Births

1926    Robert Earl – UK singer
1937    Peter Cook – UK comedian/singer
1938    Gordon Lightfoot – Canadian singer/songwriter
1941    Gene Clark – guitar/vocals Byrds
1942    Bob Gaudio – keyboards Four Seasons
1943    Richard Hewson – Rah Band
1946    Martin Barre – guitar Jethro Tull
1947    Rod Clements – bass Lindisfarne
1948    Iain Sutherland – guitar/vocals Sutherland Brothers
1955    Peter Cox – vocals Go West
1960    RuPaul
1961    Tim Speed – drums River City People
1966    Chris Cooper – drums Pale Saints
1967    Ronald Bell – vocals New Edition/Bell Biv Devoe
1980    Zac Hanson – drums Hanson
1981    Sarah Harding – vocals Girls Aloud

Deaths

2003    Don Gibson – US country singer
2003    Arthur Conley – US soul singer
2006    Ruth Brown – US soul singer
2014    Jeff Fletcher – guitar Northern Uproar
2014    Jimmy Ruffin

November 18

Births

1927    Hank Ballard – US singer
1936    Jimmy Radcliffe – US singer
1941    Con Clusky – guitar Bachelors
1946    Christopher Rainbow
1950    Graham Parker – UK singer
1954    John Parr
1960    Kim Wilde
1962    Kirk Hammett – guitar Metallica
1972    Matt Knight – bass Toploader
1975    Ant (and Dec)
1977    Fabolous – US rapper
1991    Karen Harding – X-Factory contestant

Deaths

1969    Ted Heath – UK bandleader
1994    Cab Calloway – US jazz singer
1995    Alan Hull – vocals Lindisfarne
1999    Doug Sahm – vocals Sir Douglas Quintet
2017    George Young – rhythm guitar AC/DC

November 19

Births

1905    Tommy Dorsey – US orchestra leader
1937    Geoff Goddard
1938    Hank Medress – vocals Tokens
1939    Warren Moore – vocals Miracles
1941    Eddie Rayner – keyboard Split Enz
1944    John Dummer – UK singer/Darts
1946    Phil Pickett – Sailor
1952    Bill Sharpe – keyboards Shakatak
1954    Annette Guest – vocals First Choice
1959    Ofra Haza – Israeli singer
1965    Jason Pierce – guitar Spiritulized
1969    Michael Lee – drums Little Angels/Cult

Deaths

2003     Greg Ridley – bass Humble Pie/Spooky Tooth
2004     Terry Melcher – producer/songwriter and Doris Day’s Son

November 20

Births

1929    Raymond Lefevre – French orchestra leader
1942    Norman Greenbaum
1944    Paul Griggs – vocals Guys ‘N’ Dolls
1946    Duane Allman
1946    Ray Stiles – bass Mud
1947    Aneka
1947    Joe Walsh – guitar Eagles
1957    James Brown – drums UB40
1962    Steve Alexander – drums Brother Beyond
1965    Sen Dog – rapper Cypress Hill
1970    Phife Dawg – rapper A Tribe Called Quest
1981    Kimbereley Walsh – vocals Girls Aloud
1970    Q-Tip – rapper A Tribe Called Quest
1981    Kimbereley Walsh – vocals Girls Aloud
1981    Lisa Harrison – vocals Lemonescent
1986    Jared Followill – bass Kings Of Leon

Deaths

2012 Michael Dunford – guitar Nashville Teens
2015 Keith Michell

November 21

Births

1940    Dr. John
1942    Andy Newman – keyboard Thunderclap Newman
1948    Lonnie Jordan – piano War
1948    Alphonse Mouzon – US soul drummer
1949    Randy Derringer – drums McCoys
1965    Bjork
1967    Margaret Ornolfsdottir – keyboards Sugarcubes
1968    Alex James – bass Blur
1985    Carly Rae Jepsen
1992    Conor Maynard

Deaths

1973    Allan Sherman – US parody singer
1995    Matthew Ashman – guitar Bow WowWow
2007    Bob Relf – Bob & Earl

November 22

Births

1931    Lennie Peters – vocals Peter and Lee
1940    Terry Gilliam – vocals Monty Python Team
1941    Terry Stafford
1947    Max Romeo
1950    Tina Weymouth – bass/synthesizer/vocals Talking Heads/Tom Tom Club
1957    Sharon Bailey – percussion Amazulu
1960    Jim Bob – vocals Carter U.S.M
1962    Neil Fraser – guitar Tindersticks
1966    Eg White – bass Brother Beyond
1968    Rasa Don – drums Arrested Development
1971    Wendy Moten – US singer
1972    Patra
1976    Ville Valo – vocals Him
1978    Karen O – vocals Yeah Yeah Yeahs
1979    Scott Robinson – vocals Five
1981    Ben Adams – vocals A1
1986    Eg White – bass Brother Beyond

Deaths

1988    Janet Bleyer – vocals Chordettes
1997    Michael Hutchence – vocals Inxs
1999    Patrick Moten – US songwriter
2016    Craig Gill – drums Inspiral Carpets

November 23

Births

1939    Betty Everett – US singer
1943    Sue Nicholls – UK singer/actress
1949    Sandra Stevens – vocals Brotherhood Of Man
1949    Alan Paul – vocals Manhattan Transfer
1954    Bruce Hornsby
1954    Andreas Thein – keyboards Propaganda
1959    Edward Ball – vocals TV Personalities
1962    Chris Bostock – bass Joboxers
1972    Rick Witter – vocals Shed Seven
1988    Esmee Denters – Dutch Singer
1991    Harley Alexander-Sule – vocals Rizzle Kicks
1992    Miley Cyrus

Deaths

1983    Tom Evans – bass Badfinger
1985    Joe Turner – US R&B singer
1995    Junior Walker
2000    Bobby Sheen – vocals Bob B-Soxx and the Blue Jeans
2001    O.C.Smith
2014    Clive Palmer – banjo Incredible String Band

November 24

Births

1868    Scott Joplin – US ragtime pianist
1923    Juggy Jones
1931    Tommy Allsup
1941    Pete Best – original drums Beatles
1941    Donald ‘Duck’ Dunn – bass Booker T and MG’s
1942    Billy Connolly
1946    Tony Clarkin – guitar Magnum
1953    Gary Cooper – vocals Sly Fox
1955    Clem Burke drums Blondie
1957    Chris Hayes – lead guitar Huey Lewis’ News
1958    Carmel
1962    John Squire – guitar Stone Roses/Seahorses
1966    John Simmons – rapper Run DMC

Deaths

1991    Freddie Mercury
2001    Melanie Thornton – rapper La Bouche
2012    Ian Campbell – Folk group leader

November 25

Births

1925    Michael Holliday
1940    Percy Sledge
1942    Bob Lind – US singer
1944    Bev Bevan – drums ELO
1959    Steve Rothery – guitar Marillion
1960    Amy Grant
1960    Jim Morris – guitar/keyboards Balaam and the Angel
1962    Pauline Cuff – vocals Soho
1962    Jacquie Cuff – vocals Soho
1966    Stacy Lattisaw
1968    Tunde Baiyewu – vocals Lighthouse Family
1968    Rodney Shephard – guitar Sugar Ray
1978    Mike Brooke – keyboards Dandys

Deaths

1974    Nick Drake – UK folk singer
1995    Wildchild
2013    Bob Day – vocals Allisons
2016    Colonel Abrams

November 26

Births

1933    Robert Goulet – US actor/singer
1933    Garnet Mimms – US singer
1937    Bob Babbitt – bass Funk Brothers
1937    Phil Humphrey – guitar Fendermen
1937    Jim Sundquist – guitar Fendermen
1938    Tina Turner
1944    Alan Henderson – bass Them
1945    John McVie – bass Fleetwood Mac
1946    Brian Hibbard – vocals Flying Pickets
1949    Martin Lee – vocals Brotherhood Of Man
1963    Dave Cummings – guitar Del Amitri
1966    Mark Gillespie – vocals Big Fun
1970    Nate Albert – guitar Mighty Mighty Boss Tones
1974    Jamie Lamar Jones – vocals All-4-One
1981    Natasha Bedingfield
1985    Lil Fizz  – rapper B2K
1986    Oritsé Williams – vocals JLS
1990    Rita Ora

Deaths

1973    John Rostill – bass Shadows
1996    Michael Bentine – vocals Goons
2015    Ronnie Bright – vocals Coasters

November 27

Births

1925    Ernie Wise – UK entertainer/singer
1935    Al Jackson – drums Booker T’s MG’s
1939    Garry Miles – US singer
1942    Jimi Hendrix
1944    Eddie Rabbitt
1944    Dozy – bass Dave Dee Dozy Beaky Mick and Tich
1959    Charles Burchill – guitar Simple Minds
1960    Ashley Ingram – vocals Imagination
1962    Mike Bordin – drums Faith No More
1962    Calvin Hayes – vocals Johnny Hates Jazz
1962    Charlie Benante – drums Anthrax
1966    Mark Spoon – DJ Jam & Spoon/Tokyo Ghetto Pussy
1978    Mike Skinner aka The Streets
1983    Professor Green

Deaths

2009    Al Alberts – vocals Four Aces

November 28

Births

1940    Bruce Channel
1940    Clem Curtis – vocals Foundations
1943    Randy Newman
1946    Billy Kinsley – vocals/bass Merseybeats/Liverpool Express
1954    David Jaymes – guitar Modern Romance
1957    David Van Day – vocals Dollar
1961    Mick Head – vocals Pale Fountains
1962    Princess
1962    Matt Cameron – drums Soundgarden
1962    Jeff Ward – drums Nine Inch Nails
1967    Delroy St. Joseph – vocals KWS
1968    Dawn Robinson – vocals En Vogue
1970    Matt Cheslin – bass Ned’s Atomic Dustbin
1974    Apl De. Ap – rapper Black Eyed Peas
1979    Dane Bowers – vocals Another Level
1984    Trey Songz

Deaths

1987    Guy Marks – US singer
1993    Jerry Edmonton – drums Steppenwolf
2005    Tony Meehan – drums Shadows

November 29

Births

1933    John Mayall – UK blues guitarist
1939    Meco – US musician
1940    Dennis Doherty – vocals Mama’s and The Papa’s
1941    Jody Miller
1944    Felix Cavaliere – vocals/keyboards Young Rascals
1947    Ronnie Montrose – guitar Montrose
1951    Barry Goudreau – guitar Boston
1951    Roger Troutman – Zapp
1959    Wendy Wu – vocals Photos
1962    Ronny Jordan
1968    Martin Carr – guitar Boo Radleys
1969    Jonathan Knight – vocals New Kids On The Block
1975    Alan Fitzsimons – vocals OTT

Deaths

1992    Paul Ryan
2001    George Harrison
2013    Oliver Cheatham – US singer
2014    Frances Nero

November 30

Births

1924    Allan Sherman – US parody singer
1936    Frank Ifield
1937    Paul Stookey – vocals Peter Paul and Mary
1945    Roger Glover – bass Deep Purple
1945    Rob Woodward – vocals Lieutenant Pigeon
1952    Raymond Reid – trombone Crown Heights Affair
1953    Shuggie Otis
1954    June Pointer – vocals Pointer Sisters
1955    Billy Idol
1957    John Ashton – guitar Psychedelic Furs
1968    Des’Ree
1989    Hannah Lorraine Richings – vocals S Club Juniors
1990    Daisy Rebecca Evans – vocals S Club Juniors
1993    Lost Frequencies – Belgian DJ/producer

Deaths

1996    Tiny Tim

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