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Music Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Name for January 17

Last Updated 06-08-2018

🎵Cheryl Bentyne -- is 64 in the year 2018 and 65 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1954
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Manhattan Transfer

🎭🎵Randy Boone -- is 76 in the year 2018 and 77 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1942
Actor, Country Singer
Misc: retired from acting in 1987
TV Shows: The Virginian (as Randy Benton), Cimarron Strip (as Francis Wilde), It's a Man's World
Movie Titles: Country Boy

🎵🎸Dan Campbell -- is 32 in the year 2018 and 33 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1986 N.S.
Punk Rock Singer
Group Names: The Wonder Years, soloist
Album Titles: Get Stoked on It!, The Upsides, Suburbia I've Given You All and Now I'm Nothing, The Greatest Generation, No Closer to Heaven

🎵🎸John Crawford -- is 58 in the year 2018 and 59 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1960
Songwriter, Bassist, New Wave Singer
Group Names: Berlin

🎵DJ Tiesto -- is 49 in the year 2018 and 50 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1969
Electronica Performer

🎭🎵Zooey Deschanel -- is 38 in the year 2018 and 39 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1980
Actress, Songwriter, Singer
Names/Places: pron: ZOH'-ee deh-shuh-NEHL'
TV Shows: The New Girl (as Jessica "Jess" Christopher Day)
Movie Titles: The Happening, Almost Famous, The Good Girl, The New Guy, Elf, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Failure to Launch, Yes Man, 500 Days of Summer, Maniac, All The Real Girls, Winter Passing, Bridge to Terabithia

✍🎭🎵🎸Steve Earle -- is 63 in the year 2018 and 64 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1955
Author, Actor, Music Producer, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Country-Rock Performer
Album Titles: Guitar Town

🎵🎸Jeremiah Fraites -- is 32 in the year 2018 and 33 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1986
Folk Performer, Rock & Roll Performer
Group Names: The Lumineers

🎭🎵🏆Françoise Hardy -- is 74 in the year 2018 and 75 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1944
Actress, Singer/Guitarist, Model, French

🎵🎷Billy Harper -- is 75 in the year 2018 and 76 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1943
Tenor-sax, Jazz Musician

🎵Calvin Harris -- is 34 in the year 2018 and 35 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1984
Music Producer, Songwriter, Singer, Electronica Performer, Electronic Deejay, Scotish

🎵William Hart -- is 73 in the year 2018 and 74 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1945
Soul Singer
Group Names: Delfonics

🎭🎵🎸Susanna Hoffs -- is 59 in the year 2018 and 60 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1959
TV/Movie Actress, Songwriter, Percussionist, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles
Misc: not b. 1957 or 1961 or 1962 when People wrote me about the two ages of her in a Mar 1991 issue as well as a band member of Susanna's confirmed in another interview
Group Names: The Bangles (lead singer), soloist, Ming Tea, Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs
Song Titles: Hero Takes a Fall, Going Down to Liverpool, Manic Monday, If She Knew What She Wants, Walk Like an Egyptian (a song so novelty-ish and made fun of that it put her in the Demented Datebook), Walking Down Your Street, Hazy Shade of Winter, In Your Room, Eternal Flame, My Side of the Bed, All I Want
Album Titles: Bangles, All Over The Place, Different Light, Everything, Doll Revolution, Sweetheart of the Sun, When You're a Boy, Susanna Hoffs, Someday
Movie Titles: The Allnighter

🎵Sheila Hutchinson -- is 65 in the year 2018 and 66 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1953 N.S.
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Emotions

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⚖🎭🎵Kid Rock -- is 47 in the year 2018 and 48 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1971 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Minister, Actor, Music Producer, Songwriter, Singer, Musician, Rapper
Names/Places: RN: Robert James Ritchie Sr.
Misc: in the WWE Hall of Fame
Song Titles: Cowboy, Only God Knows Why, Picture, All Summer Long
Album Titles: Devil Without a CAuse, Cocky, Kid Rock, Rock and Roll Jesus, Born Free, Rebel Soul, First Kiss, Sweet Southern Sugar

🎵Harold "Hal" Miller -- is 87 in the year 2018 and 88 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1931
Singer
Group Names: Rays (lead)

🎵Chris Montez -- is 75 in the year 2018 and 76 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1943
Pop Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: RN:Christopher Montanez
Song Titles: Let's Dance

🎭🎵Ray J. Norwood -- is 37 in the year 2018 and 38 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1981
Actor, Music Producer, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: RN:Willie Ray Norwood Jr.
TV Shows: Moesha, The Sinbad Show (as L.J. 'Little John' Beckley)
Movie Titles: Mars Attacks, Steel, Envy

🎵Shabba Ranks -- is 52 in the year 2018 and 53 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1966
Rapper, Jamaican
Names/Places: RN: Rexton Rawlston Fernando Gordon

🎵🎸Andy Rourke -- is 54 in the year 2018 and 55 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1964
Alternative Rock Bassist, English
Group Names: The Smiths

🎵Larry Sohn -- is 94 in the year 2018 and 95 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1924
Bandleader

🎵Jez Strode -- is 60 in the year 2018 and 61 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1958
Hip-Pop Drummer, English
Group Names: Kajagoogoo

🎵🎸Mick Taylor -- is 69 in the year 2018 and 70 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1949
Hall of Famer, Bassist, Pianist, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist, English
Names/Places: MN:Michael
Group Names: Rolling Stones (1969-75), The Bluesbreakers

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🎭🎵Mitch Vogel -- is 62 in the year 2018 and 63 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1956
Actor, Composer
Misc: retired from acting in 1970
TV Shows: Bonanza (as Jamie Hunter)
Movie Titles: The Reivers, "Yours, Mine and Ours"

🎵Amanda Wilkinson -- is 36 in the year 2018 and 37 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1982
Country Singer
Group Names: The Wilkinsons

🎵🎸Ricky (Rock Musician) Wilson -- is 40 in the year 2018 and 41 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1978 N.S.
Rock Singer, English
Names/Places: not to be confused with Ricky Wilson of B-52's fame
Group Names: Kaiser Chiefs

🎵🎸Jon Wysocki -- is 50 in the year 2018 and 51 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1968
Alternative Rock Drummer
Group Names: Staind, Soil

🎵Paul (B. 1956) Young -- is 62 in the year 2018 and 63 in the year 2019; b.1/17/1956
Songwriter, Guitarist, Keyboardist, Pop Singer, English
Names/Places: MN:Anthony; not to be confused with Paul Young, the lead singer of Mike + The Mechanics
Misc: some say b. Feb 17 or Nov 30 1955

🎵Walter Butler Bailes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1920 d.11/27/2000 (80)
Country Singer
Group Names: Bailes Brothers

🎵🎷Sidney "Big Sid" Catlett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1910 d.3/25/1951 (41)
Jazz Drummer

🎵Irene Daye -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1918 d.11/1/1971 (53)
Singer

🎵George Handy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1920 d.1/8/1997 (76)
Arranger, Composer, Pianist

🎵Joel Herron -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1916 d.1/30/2012 (96)
Bandleader

🎭🎵Eartha Kitt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1927 d.12/25/2008 (81)
TV/Movie Actress, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in North, S.C.
Misc: some college students recently discovered her birth certificate and showed it to her. She said she had given herself the birthdate of January 26, 1928 because she never knew her actual date of birth until she saw the certificate. Her real birthdate is January 17, 1927.
Song Titles: Santa Baby, C'est Si Bon
TV Shows: Batman (as Catwoman)
Movie Titles: Boomerang

✍🎭🎵Shari Lewis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1933 d.8/2/1998 (65)
Children's Author, TV/Stage Actress, Comedienne, TV Hostess, Puppet Actress, Ventriloquist, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RLN:Hurwitz
Misc: with Lamb Chop; Howard Stern hated puppet shows like hers; some say b. 1934.

🎵Thomas Linley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1733 d.11/19/1795 (62)
Composer

🎵Grady Martin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1929 d.12/3/2001 (72)
Hall of Famer, Guitarist, Country Musician
Misc: specialized in country music and rockabilly, a member of the Nashville A-Team.

🎵Vido Musso -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1913 d.1/9/1982 (68)
Tenor-sax

🎵Eduard Remenyi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1828 d.5/15/1898 (70)
Composer, Violinist, Hungarian

🎭🎵Harry Reser -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1896 d.9/27/1965 (69)
Director, Banjoist, Bandleader
Misc: Banjoist in the 1920's
TV Shows: The Sammy Kaye Show

🎵🎸Dominic "Don" Troiano -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1946 N.S. d.5/25/2005 N.S. (59)
Rock & Roll Musician, Canadian, Italian
Group Names: The Guess Who

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🎵Cedar Walton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1934 d.8/19/2013 (79)
Composer, Pianist

✍🎵Michael Waterson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1941 d.6/22/2011 (70)
Writer, Songwriter, Singer, Folk Performer, English

🎵Bob Zurke -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/17/1912 d.2/16/1944 (32)
Pianist

🎵Tomaso Albinoni -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1671 N.S. d.1/17/1750 N.S. (78)
Composer, Italian

🎵Patti Barnes -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/???? d.1/17/1989
Pop Singer
Names/Places: MaN:McCabe
Group Names: Poni-Tails

🎵Pietro "Francesco" Cavalli -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/14/1602 N.S. d.1/17/1676 N.S. (73)
Composer, Italian
Misc: of operas

🎭🎵Susanna Foster -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/6/1924 d.1/17/2009 (84)
Movie Actress, Opera Singer

🎵Mic Gillette -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/7/1951 N.S. d.1/17/2016 N.S. (64)
Trumpeter
Group Names: Tower of Power

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🎵🎸Dale "Buffin" Griffin -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/24/1948 d.1/17/2016 N.S. (67)
Rock & Roll Drummer, English
Group Names: Mott the Hopple

✍📰🎭🎵Donald Hugh "Don" Harron -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/19/1924 N.S. d.1/17/2015 N.S. (90)
Author, Playwright, Journalist, Actor, Comedian, Director, Composer, Canadian
TV Shows: Hee Haw (as Charlie)

🎵Herman The Hermit -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/1/1917 d.1/17/1998 (80)
Songwriter, Country Performer
Names/Places: RN: Clifford Snyder
Misc: discovered Tennessee Ernie Ford
Song Titles: "So Firm, So Round, So Fully Packed" (writer), Divorce Me C.O.D (writer)

🎵🎷Claude Jones -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/11/1901 d.1/17/1962 (60)
Jazz Trombonist
Group Names: Duke Ellington band

📰🎭🎵Don Kirshner -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/17/1933 d.1/17/2011 (77)
Hall of Famer, Publisher, TV Host, Music Producer
Names/Places: b. in Bronx, N.Y.
Misc: Music Promoter; TV/radio bubblegum music creator
Group Names: The Monkees (supervisor)
TV Shows: Don Kirshner's Rock Concert, The Archies (TV show creator), The Monkees (producer)

🎵Ted Koehler -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/14/1894 d.1/17/1973 (78)
Lyricist

✍🎵🎷Whitey Mitchell -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/22/1932 d.1/17/2009 (76)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Jazz Bassist

🎭🎵Lola Montez -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/17/1821 d.1/17/1861 (39)
Dancer, Singer, Irish
Names/Places: RN:Marie Dolores Eliza Rosanna Gilbert

🎨⛪📰⚖🎭🎵Johnny Otis -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/28/1921 d.1/17/2012 (90)
Hall of Famer, Painter, Sculptor, Preacher, Columnist, Politician, Actor, TV Host, Music Executive, Music Producer, Arranger, Songwriter, Radio Disc Jock, Music Publisher, Drummer, Pianist, Vibraphonist, Bandleader, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in Berkeley, CA; RN:John Veliotes; NN:The Godfather of R&B
Misc: Talent Scout; Record co. owner; Rock 'n Roll Caravan of Stars founder/frontman
Group Names: The Johnny Otis Show
Song Titles: Willie and the Hand Jive

🎵🎸Gary Phillips -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/5/1947 d.1/17/2007 (59)
Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: Greg Kihn Band

🎵Amilcare Ponchielli -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/1/1834 d.1/17/1886 (51)
Composer, Italian

🎵Clarence Reid -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/14/1939 d.1/17/2016 N.S. (76)
Music Producer, Arranger, Composer, Soul Singer

🎵Billy Stewart -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/24/1937 d.1/17/1970 (32)
Composer, Keyboardist, Pianist, Soul Singer
Names/Places: NN:Fat Boy
Song Titles: Summertime

🎭🎵Cliffie Stone -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/1/1917 d.1/17/1998 (80)
Hall of Famer, Comedian, TV Host, Music Executive, Music Producer, Songwriter, Radio Disc Jock, Music Publisher, Bassist, Bandleader, Country Singer
Names/Places: RN:Clifford Gilpin Snyder
Song Titles: The Popcorn Song

🎵🎷Norris Turney -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/8/1921 d.1/17/2001 (79)
Reeds, Jazz Performer
Group Names: Duke Ellington

🎵🎷Charlie Ventura -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/2/1916 d.1/17/1992 (75)
Reeds, Tenor-sax, Jazz Performer
Names/Places: b. in Philadelphia

🎭🎵Doodles Weaver -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/11/1911 d.1/17/1983 (71)
Actor, Comedian, Variety Show Host, Novelty Musician
Names/Places: RN:Winstead Sheffield Glendening Dixon; brother of Sylvester "Pat" Weaver, who in turn is Sigourney's father
Group Names: Spike Jones & the City Slickers (lunatic comic member)

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🎵Czeslaw Wydrzycki -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/16/1939 d.1/17/2004 (64)
Rock-Jazz Performer, Polish
Names/Places: aka: Niemen

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