Musical Memories for February
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Don Everly born 1937. Member of Everly Brothers.

Lisa Marie Presley born in 1968. Only daughter of Elvis Presley and Priscilla Beaulieu Presley.

2nd

Les Dawson British comedian born in Manchester in 1934

3rd

Dave Davies - Member and co founder (with brother Ray Davies) of The Kinks, born in 1947

4th

Alice Cooper - Rock singer born as Vincent Furnier in 1948.

Karen Carpenter of The Carpenters died in 1983.

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Bob Marley born in Jamaica - 1945

Axl Rose born in Lafayette, Indiana USA as William Rose in 1962. Lead singer with Rock Band Guns 'n Roses.

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Garth Brooks born in Yukon, Oklahoma in 1962. Best selling American Country Music singer songwriter.

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Carole King born as Carole Klein - in 1942

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Roberta Flack stylish singer and Pianist born in North Carolina in 1939. Biggest UK hit was Killing me softly with his song in 1973

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Sheryl Crow born in Kennett Missouri in 1963.

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Robbie Williams born in Burslem, Stoke on Trent in 1974. British Singer and former member of Boy band Take That.

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Sonny Bono - one half of duo Sonny & Cher born in 1935 in Detroit, Michegan. Former Mayor of Palm Springs. Died on 5th January 1998 after a ski-ing accident. Epitaph "and the beat goes on"

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Paris Hilton born 1981. Socialite, Heiress, Model, actress and singer. Appeared at BCM Magaluf in 2005. Jailed in 2007 for Motoring offences. Appeared in unauthorised Sex Video on Internet with then boyfriend Rick Saloman.

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Yoko Ono born in Japan in 1933. Second wife of Beatle John Lennon (his first wife, Cynthia Lennon lives in Palma Nova, Mallorca) and mother of Lennon's 2nd son Sean Ono Lennon. Accused by some for the break-up of The Beatles.

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Buffy St. Marie born in 1941

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Mary Chapin Carpenter - Country Music singer and songwriter born in 1958

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George Harrison - the late Lead Guitarist of The Beatles born in Liverpool in 1943

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Johnny Cash born 1932 (Died 12th September 2003) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnny_Cash

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Liz Taylor born 1932. Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor was born in London, England, on February 27, 1932. Although she was born an English subject, her parents were American Art dealers from St. Louis, Missouri. She died 23rd March 2011.

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Brian Jones (Guitarist, Rolling Stones) born 1942.

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