Celebrating 30 March

Birthdays

1930 – Rolf Harris, musician, artist, sex offender

1941 – Graeme Edge, drummer, The Moody Blues

1945 – Eric Clapton, guitarist, Cream, Blind Faith

1948 – Jim "Dandy" Mangrum, vocalist, Black Oak Arkansas

1949 – Lene Lovich, singer/songwriter

1962 – MC Hammer (Stanley Kirk Burrell), hip hopster

1964 – Tracy Chapman, singer/songwriter

1965 – Tim Dorney, keyboardist, Republica

1966 – Joey Castillo, drummer, Queens of the Stone Age

1967 – Ace (Martin Kent), guitarist, Skunk Anansie

1968 – Céline Dion, chanteuse

1976 – Mark McClelland, bassist, Snow Patrol

1978 – Simon Webbe, singer, Blue

1979 – Norah Jones, singer/songwriter, pianist

Died on this day

2004 – Timi Yuro, blue-eyed soul singer (born 1940)

2013 – Phil Ramone, record producer (born 1934)

And on this day in...

1967 – The cover photographs were taken for Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

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