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1904 – Born on December 30th in Saint Petersburg. Russian composer. 1905 – He was baptized by a Russian Orthodox priest on January 5th. 1925 – Played piano for silent movies and studied composition under ‘Nikolai Miaskovsky’ at Moscow Conservatory, from which he graduated as a composer. 1932 – He joined the Union of Soviet ..

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1975 – Born on March 27th in Hacienda Heights, California. American singer and actress. 1984 – Appeared on the television program "Kids Incorporated" for several years with Renee Sands.          – Ferguson was a member of the female trio "Wild Orchid" which she fronted with fellow "Kids Incorporated" star Renee Sands and Stefanie Ridel. ..

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1983 – Born on September 14th in Southgate, London, England. English singer and songwriter. 1993 – She founded a rap group named Sweet ‘n’ Sour. 2002 – Recorded her first album at the age of 19. 2003 – Nominated for two Brit Awards.          – Her debut album, Frank, was released. 2004 – Nominated ..

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1965 – Born on October 30th in London, England. British musician and lead singer of Bush. 1989 – His daughter, Daisy, with fashion designer Pearl Lowe was born. 1991 – He was the lead singer of the band, Bush for 13 years. 1996 – Released the album "Razorblade Suitcase" which preceded the hit "Swallowed" and ..

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Born in Lawrence, Kansas, grew up in Kansas City, Kansas 1975 Degree from University of Miami. Rapidly became an accomplished alto man. 1977 – 1981 Played with Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers. Has released numerous recordings as a leader. Currently professor of Jazz Studies at the University of Missouri, K..

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British guitarist best known as the lead guitarist and backing, sometimes lead vocalist for the English rock band Queen. As a guitarist, he is known for his memorable riffs and solos, distinctive tone, as well as for the fact that he built (with his father) his own guitar, called the "Red Special".   He wrote ..

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US Drummer for The (Young) Rascals.   1945 – Born- July 23rd, New York, NY   1964-72 – He drummed for the Young Rascals.   1968-72 – They dropped the name "Young" in mid 68, and then changed their name to The Rascals.   1997 – The (Young) Rascals were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hal..

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Randy Bachman is a Canadian, was lead guitarist and songwriter of the 1970s rock bands, The Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive. He became a legendary figure in the rock and roll world through his talents as a guitarist, songwriter, and performer. Bachman also formed the band Brave Belt with Chad Allan and has recorded numerous solo ..

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1954 – born- May 19, 1954 in Melbourne, Australia, is the drummer for Australian rock band AC/DC.   He held the position from 1975 until 1983, and again from 1994 to present. After the 1977 departure of bassist Mark Evans, he became the only Australian-born member of..

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1946 – Born on December 22, in Rockford, IL, Nielsen became hooked on rock & roll via the British Invasion (Beatles, Stones, Who, Kinks), taking up the guitar shortly thereafter.   1969-1971 – One of his early bands, Fuse, secured a record deal, issuing a single album for Epic, before splitting up. But Nielsen wasn’t ..

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