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1978 Stephen McNally (who puts the "Mak" in BBMak) is born in Liverpool, England.

1974 Singer Inara George is born in Towson, Maryland, near where her dad, Lowell George, recorded the Feats Don't Fail Me Now album with his band Little Feat. Her middle name is "Maryland" in tribute.

1972 William Goldsmith (drummer for Foo Fighters) is born in Seattle, Washington.

1971 Andrew Creeggan (original percussionist, keyboardist for Barenaked Ladies) is born in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada.

1963 Matt Malley (former bass guitarist for Counting Crows) is born in Oakland, California.

1958 INXS guitarist Kirk Pengilly is born in Kew, Victoria, Australia.

1952 John Waite (lead vocalist, bass guitarist of The Babys and lead vocalist of Bad English) is born in Lancaster, Lancashire, England.

1951 Ralph Johnson (drummer for Earth, Wind & Fire) is born in Los Angeles, California.

1948 Jeremy Spencer (guitarist, pianist for Fleetwood Mac) is born in Hartlepool, County Durham, England.

1943 Alan "Blind Owl" Wilson (guitarist, harmonica player for Canned Heat) is born in Arlington, Massachusetts.

1940 Dave Rowberry (keyboardist for The Animals) is born in Mapperley, Nottinghamshire, England.

1938 Bill Withers is born in Slab Fork, West Virginia.

1911 Mitch Miller, an influential A&R executive at Columbia Records throughout the '50s and '60s, is born in Rochester, New York. Signed Aretha Franklin to her first record deal.

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