Celebrating 15 April

Birthdays

1933 – Roy Clark, country singer/musician

1939 – Marty Wilde, rock 'n roll singer

1944 – Dave Edmunds, guitarist, Rockpile

1962 – Nick Kamen, pop singer

1965 – Oscar Harrison, drummer, Ocean Colour Scene

1965 – Linda Perry, singer, 4 Non Blondes

1965 – Graeme Clark, bassist, Wet Wet Wet

1966 – Samantha Fox, pop singer

1967 – Frankie Poullain, bassist, The Darkness

1969 – Ed O'Brien, guitarist, Radiohead

1978 – Chris Stapleton, country singer/songwriter

1978 – Luis Fonsi, Puerto Rican singer/songwriter

1980 – Patrick Carney, drummer, The Black Keys

1988 – Eliza (Eliza Sophie Caird), singer

Died on this day

2001 – Joey Ramone, vocalist, The Ramones (born 1951)

2005 – John Fred Gourrier, of His Playboy Band (born 1941)

And on this day in...

1967 – Frank and Nancy Sinatra went to No 1 in the US with Somethin' Stupid - still the only father/daughter act to have a No 1

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