1931-04-06 - Joan Carlyle

Joan Carlyle, British soprano was born

1934-04-06 - Reijo Jyrkiainen

Reijo Jyrkiainen, composer was born

1936-04-06 - Manfred Schoof

Manfred Schoof, composer was born

1937-04-06 - Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard, Bakersfield California, country singer (Death Valley Days) was born

1941-04-06 - Gheorghe Zamfir

Gheorghe Zamfir, Romanian musician was born

1944-04-06 - Felicity Palmer

Felicity Palmer, British mezzo-soprano was born

1944-04-06 - John Stax

John Stax, rocker (Pretty Things-Don't Bring Me Down) was born

1947-04-06 - Tony Cooner

Tony Cooner, Essex, drummer (Hot Chocolate-You Sexy Thing) was born

1951-04-06 - Ralph Cooper

Ralph Cooper, Australia, drummer (Air Supply-All Out of Love) was born

1952-04-06 - Udo Dirkshneider

Udo Dirkshneider, heavy metal rocker (Accept-Balls to the Wall, Udo) was born

1953-04-06 - Christopher Franke

Christopher Franke, German musician and composer was born

1960-04-06 - Warren Haynes

Warren Haynes, Asheville, North Carolina, rock and blues guitarist (The Allman Brothers Band) was born

1962-04-06 - Stan Cullimore

Stan Cullimore, bassist (Housemartins-Happy Hour, Over There) was born

1964-04-06 - Johnny Dee

Johnny Dee, heavy metal drummer (Britny Fox-Boys in Heat, King Kobra) was born

1968-04-06 - Vanessa Lann

Vanessa Lann, American composer was born