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1956 – He was born on the 23rd day of October this year in Pikeville, Kentucky, and raised in Columbus, Ohio.   1974 – He graduated from Columbus’s Northland High School on June 9 of this year.   1984 – He had his recording debut was on the independent album A Town South of Bakersfield, ..

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1950 – Stevie Wonder, Stevland Hardaway Judkins, was born on the 13th of, name later changed to Stevland Hardaway Morris). An African American singer, songwriter, record producer, musician, and social activist. Was born prematurely in Saginaw, Michigan to Lula Mae Hardaway. It is thought that he received excessive oxygen levels in his incubator which led ..

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1963 – Born on November 6th in Pomona, California. American Gothic rock musician and songwriter. 1972 – He first began to take a keen interest in music at the age of 9, listening to David Bowie, Roxy Music, T-Rex, Alice Cooper, Iggy Pop, The New York Dolls and many others. 1979 – Decided to start ..

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US singer and songwriter, lead member of the Beach Boys, Bass player, Organist, Pianist   Born- June 20th, 1942- Inglewood, CA   High School- Hawthorne High School, Hawthorne, CA   1961- Brian Wilson forms the Beach Boys, with his two brothers Carl and Dennis and cousin Mike Love.   1964- Because of a nervous breakdown, Brian retires in ..

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1955 – She was born on the 4th day of December this year in Jackson, Mississippi.   1985 – Her first album “Point of View” was released this year.   1994 – As a singer she was featured in this year film”Junior”.   1996 – She won the Grammy award for Best Jazz Vocal Album ..

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1707 – Charles Wesley, born on the 18th of December in Epworth, Lincolnshire, England, where their father was bishop. He was a leader of the Methodist movement, the younger brother of John Wesley. He is chiefly remembered for the many hymns he wrote. 1729 – He was educated at Westminster School and Christ Church College, ..

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1893 – He was born Salvatore Antonio Guaragna on the 24th day of December this year in Brooklyn, New York, USA.   1917 – He served in the Navy for about a year, starting in this year. He was stationed in Montauk Point, New York. He was one of the entertainers, and it was around ..

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1711 – Born in England or in Douay, France.          – Wade fled to France after the Second Jacobite rising was crushed.          – As a Catholic layman, he lived with exiled English Catholics in France for the rest of his life. There, he taught music and worked on church music for private ..

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1951 – Born in Lower East Side of Manhattan in New York City, on the 20th of April.   1969 – He was also a member of a theater workshop at the time and appeared on the first episode of Sesame Street.   1972 – His next recording credit was on an album by Roberta ..

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