Celebrating 30 January
1940 – Mitch Murray, songwriter, producer
1941 – Joe Terry, lead/baritone vocalist, Danny & the Juniors
1942 – Marty Balin, singer, Jefferson Airplane
1943 – Sandy Deane, Jay & The Americans
1949 – William King, trumpeter, The Commodores
1951 – Phil Collins, drummer, Genesis
1959 – Mark Eitzel, lead singer, American Music Club
1959 – Jody Watley, singer, Shalamar
1961 – Angie Stone, keyboardist, Vertical Hold
Died on this day
1982 – (Sam) Lightnin' Hopkins, bluesman (born 1912)
And on this day in...
1969 – The Beatles played their rooftop gig in London's Savile Row, on top of the Apple building. It was the last time the Fab Four played live together (although this gig was by a Fab Five, as Billy Preston guested on keyboards).