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Home | Encyclopaedia | Calendar | 1950

Musical Events Making the News in 1950


Thursday 5th January 1950
Chris Stein from Blondie was born.
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Sunday 12th February 1950
Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett was born.
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Monday 13th February 1950
Peter Gabriel was born.
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Sunday 19th February 1950
Andy Powell of Wishbone Ash born
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Monday 27th March 1950
Tony Banks, keyboard player for Genesis, was born.
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Wednesday 12th April 1950
Singer David Cassidy born
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Saturday 13th May 1950
American artist Stevie Wonder was born.
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Saturday 3rd June 1950
American artist Suzi Quatro was born.
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Monday 19th June 1950
Ann Wilson of Heart was born.

 
Wednesday 5th July 1950
American artist Huey Lewis was born.

 
Sunday 10th September 1950
Joe Perry, guitarist for Aerosmith, was born.

 
Sunday 17th September 1950
Fee Waybil, vocalist for the Tubes, was born.

 
Wednesday 22nd November 1950
Tina Weymouth, bassist with the Talking Heads was born.

 
Friday 1st December 1950
Ernest John Moeran British composer dies at 55

 
Saturday 9th December 1950
Singer-songwriter Joan Armatrading was born.

 
Saturday 16th December 1950
Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top was born.

 

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