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1947 – Born on the 3rd day of February in Muswell Hill, London, England. He is brother of Ray Davies leader of the Kinks and was a singer and guitarist with the English rock band.   1963 – He founded with Pete Quaife the English rock band The Kinks.   1964 – His rock legacy was cemented ..

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1986-1994 – US grunge rock musician, guitarist, singer, and songwriter   – Lead singer of Nirvana   – Co-recorded albums "Nevermind" 1991 (including song "Smells Like Teen Spirit"), "In Utero" 1993   – 2nd husband of Courtney Love 1992   – Cobain battled depression, chronic bronchitis, and intense physical pain due to an undiagnosed chronic ..

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1932 – US singer and songwriter Johnny Ray Cash was born.  Cash was known for his deep and distinctive voice, the boom-chick-a-boom or "freight train".   1954 – Wrote and recorded "Folsom Prison Blues"    1956 – "I Walk the Line"   1960 – Began drinking heavily and became addicted to amphetamines and barbiturates.   ..

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1958 – Mary Chapin Carpenter, born on the 21st of February in Princeton, New Jersey. She is a five-time Grammy Award-winning country/folk singer-songwriter and guitarist with a diverse musical style. 1976 – Graduated at Taft Highschool. 1981 – Graduated with BA American Civilization, in Brown University. 1987 – Her first album, Hometown Girl, was released. ..

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1925 – Born on September 16th in Suffolk, Virginia. American bossa nova jazz musician and guitarist who was schooled in both jazz and classical music.          – Byrd went on to fuse jazz and Brazilian music in scores of graceful, lyrical albums. 1950-1954 – Byrd temporarily abandoned jazz to study classical guitar with Sophocles ..

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1926 – Born on the 18th of October in St. Louis, Missouri. 1948 – Married Themetta Suggs and they have four children. 1955 – He met Muddy Waters who suggested the Leonard Chess of Chess Records.          – Signed to a recording contract to Leonard Chess of Chess Records.          – Released a unique version ..

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1924 – Born in Luttrell, Tennessee on the 20th of June.     1942 – After dropping out of high school, he landed a job at WNOX radio in Knoxville.     1946 – Atkins made his first appearance at the Grand Ole Opry as a member of Foley’s band.     1947 – He ..

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