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1978 – He was born on the 28th day of October this year in Columbus, Georgia.   1985 – After moving to Pennsylvania this year, he joined the Archdiocese of Philadelphia Boys Choir. Throughout his school years, he sang in school choirs.   1996 – He was the lead soloist in an award winning a ..

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US rock musician   1990-1994 – drummer with Nirvana.   1995 – While he was drumming with Nirvana, Dave Grohl was recording original songs at home that never received public release. Those tapes would become the foundation of Foo Fighters. Like Nirvana, Foo Fighters melded loud, heavy guitars with pretty melodies and mixed punk sensibilities ..

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1960 – Born in Augusta , Georgia on the 25th of November. American singer-songwriter. 1976 – She released her self-titled debut album at age 16 after signing with Myrrh Word Records. 1982 – Married singer-songwriter Gary Chapman, who was to become her co-writer by the late ’80s. 1984 – Released a Christmas album and Straight ..

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1946 – She was born Lesley Sue Goldstein on the 2nd day of May this year in New York City. She was raised in Tenafly, New Jersey in a Jewish family.   1963 – She was best-known for her 1963 Pop hit, "It’s My Party," which she recorded at the age of 16.   1967 ..

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1938 – Clark Gesner, born on the 27th of March. He was an intensely private and often enigmatic composer, lyricist, and occasional performer. 1999 – You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown grew out of Mr. Gesner’s love for the comic strip characters. The show was revived and brought to Broadway. 2002 – He died on ..

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1946 – He was born on the 1st day of September this year in Douglas, Isle of Man, to English parents.   1958 – His family moved to Brisbane, Australia, settling in one of the city’s poorest suburbs, Cribb Island, which was subsequently obliterated to make way for Brisbane Airport.   1970 – He has ..

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1939 – Born on April 2nd in Washington, D.C. An American soul singer-songwriter-producer who, to a large extent, ushered in the era of artist-controlled popular music of the 1970s. 1962-1968 – His break came with “Stubborn Kinda Fellow”, the first of a long string of hits in the Motown mold—mainly songs written and produced by ..

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1941 – Garfunkel was born in Forest Hills, Queens, New York, in New York City on the 5th of November. 1956-1962 – He and his partner performed together as Tom & Jerry. Garfunkel received his bachelor’s degree majoring in art history. 1964 – He and Simon released their first album entitled Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M. ..

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