1904-05-26 - Vlado Perlemuter

Vlado Perlemuter, Polish pianist (d. 2002) was born

1905-05-26 - Hans Holewa

Hans Holewa, composer was born

1916-05-26 - Moondog

Moondog, American composer, musician and poet (d. 1999) was born

1920-05-26 - Peggy Lee

Peggy Lee, American singer (d. 2002) was born

1926-05-26 - Maria de Lourdes Martins

Maria de Lourdes Martins, composer was born

1926-05-26 - Miles Davis

Miles Davis, Alton, Illinois, American jazz musician, trumpeter and composer (d. 1991) was born

1937-05-26 - Yehuda Yannay

Yehuda Yannay, composer was born

1938-05-26 - Jackie Liebesit

Jackie Liebesit, rocker (Can) was born

1938-05-26 - Teresa Stratas

Teresa Stratas, [Anastasia Stratakis], Toronto, soprano (Salome) was born

1938-05-26 - William Elden Bolcom

William Elden Bolcom, Seattle Washington, composer (Oracles) was born

1940-05-26 - Levon Helm

Levon Helm, Elaine Arkansas, American musician (The Band), (d. 2012) was born

1941-05-26 - Imants Kalnins

Imants Kalnins, composer was born

1944-05-26 - Verden "Phally" Allen

Verden "Phally" Allen, keyboardist (Mott the Hoople) was born

1945-05-26 - Garry Peterson

Garry Peterson, rocker (Guess Who) was born

1946-05-26 - Mick Ronson

Mick Ronson, English musician (d. 1993) was born