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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – November 3rd

Lulusinger/songwriter/actress/TV personality – hits include – To Sir With Love -1948

Adam Ant (Stuart Leslie Goddard) – singer/musician/actor – Adam and the Ants -1954

Tim McIlrath – singer/songwriter/rhythm guitar – Rise Against – 1978

Mick Thomson – heavy metal guitar/bass – Slipknot – 1973

Paula DeAndapop singer/songwriter/actress – 1989

Marilyn (Peter Robinson) – new wave-pop singer/songwriter – 1962

James Prime – keyboards – Deacon Blue – 1960

Helios Creed – guitar/vocals/band leader – Chrome – 1956

Nick Simper – bass/vocals – best known with – Deep PurpleWarhorse – 1945

Brian Poole – singer/performer – hits include – Silence is Golden – Brian Poole & The Tremeloes – 1941

Joe Turner – jazz pianist – associated acts include – Benny Carter Orchestra – Louis Armstrong – (11/3/1907 – 7/21/1990)

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