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February 17th Birthdays

Rock and R & B singer, Bobby Lewis, was born on this day in 1933 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Here is his 1961 No. hit song, Tossing’ and Turnin’, from the...

February 16th Birthdays

American singer, James Ingram was born on this day in 1952 in Akron, Ohio. Also born on February 16th: 1927 June Brown, British actress 1938 Barry Primus, American actor 1943...

February 15th Birthdays

American singer and songwriter, Melissa Manchester was born on this day in 1951 in the Bronx, New York. Also born on February 15th: 1931 Claire Bloom, British actress 1940 John...

February 14th Birthdays

American singer, Phyllis McGuire (of the famous McGuire Sisters) was born on this day in 1931 in Middletown, Ohio. In this video, beginning at the 4:11 mark, Dean Martin addresses...

February 13th Birthdays

English singer, songwriter and musician, Peter Gabriel, was born on this day in 1950 in Chobham, Surrey, England Also born on February 13th: 1933 Paul Biya, 2nd President of Cameroon...

February 12 Birthdays

Canadian-American actor Lorne Greene (1915-1987) was born on this day in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The popular star of the TV western “Bonanza,” Greene also had a No. 1 hit song...

February 11th Birthdays

Brazilian musician, Sergio Mendes was born on this day in Rio de Janeiro in 1941. 1934 Tina Louise, American actress Manuel Noriega, Panamanian general and dictator 1936 Burt Reynolds, American...

February 10th Birthdays

American singer and songwriter, Roberta Flack, was born on this day in Black Mountain, North Carolina. Also born on February 10th: 1927 Leontyne Price, American soprano 1930 Robert Wagner, American...

February 9th Birthdays

American country singer Travis Tritt was born on this day in 1963 in Marietta, GA. Also born on February 9th: 1936 Clive Swift, British actor 1939 Barry Mann, American singer....

February 8th Birthdays

American novelty singer Larry Verne was born on this day in 1936 in the Minneapolis,, MN, as Larry Verne Erickson. In 1960, after a modest hit with “Mr. Livingston,” Larry...