Birthdays

1947 – Jozef Chirowski, keyboardist, Alice Cooper

1948 – Larry Carlton, session musician and guitarist, The Crusaders

1955 – Jay Osmond, drummer, The Osmonds

1956 – Mark Evans, bassist, AC/DC

1956 – John Cowsill, drummer, The Cowsills

1962 – Jon Bon Jovi, singer, Bon Jovi

1977 – Chris Martin, guitarist/keyboardist, Coldplay

1985 – Luke Pritchard, guitarist, The Kooks

1988 – James Arthur, singer/songwriter

Died on this day

1991 – Serge Gainsbourg, singer/songwriter (born 1928)

1999 – Dusty Springfield, singer (born 1939)

2003 – Hank Ballard, R&B singer/songwriter (born 1927)

2008 – Jeff Healey, singer/songwriter (born 1966)

And on this day in...

1960 – Elvis set foot on British soil for the only time in his life, during a refueling stop at Prestwick Airport, Scotland

Celebrating 2 March

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