1970 Chad Sexton (drummer/percussionist for 311) is born in Lexington, Kentucky.
1963 Eric "Eazy-E" Wright (member of N.W.A., founder of Ruthless Records, executive producer) is born in Compton, California.
1953 Benmont Tench (keyboardist for Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers) is born Benjamin Montmorency Tench III in Gainesville, Florida.
1949 Disco queen Gloria Gaynor is born Gloria Fowles in Newark, New Jersey.
1946 Disco/soul singer Alfa Anderson (of Chic) is born in Augusta, Georgia.
1935 Country/pop singer Ronnie Dove is born in Herndon, Virginia. Known for a popular cover of Wanda Jackson's "Right or Wrong."
1920 Guitarist Al Caiola, a frequent session musician in the '50s, is born in Jersey City, New Jersey.
1914 Jazz composer/pianist Graeme Bell is born in Richmond, Victoria, Australia.Find more in our Categories
©2023 Songfacts®, LLC