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See Which Classic Rocker You Share A Birthday With!

August 1
Jerry Garcia – Grateful Dead – 1942
Boz Burrell – Bad Company, King Crimson – 1946
Rick Anderson – The Tubes – 1947
Tim Bachman – Bachman Turner Overdrive – 1951
Tommy Bolin – Deep Purple, James Gang – 1951
Joe Elliot – Def Leppard – 1959

August 2
Garth Hudson – The Band – 1937
Pete De Freitas – Echo and the Bunnymen – 1961

August 3
John York – The Byrds – 1946
B.B. Dickerson – War – 1949
John Graham – Earth Wind & Fire – 1951
James Hetfield – Metallica – 1963

August 5
Rick Derringer – Edgar Winter Group – 1947
Greg Leskiw – Guess Who – 1947

August 6
Vinnie Vincent – KISS – 1952

August 7
Andy Fraser – Free – 1952
Bruce Dickenson – Iron Maiden – 1958

August 8
The Edge (David Evans) – U2 – 1961
Rikki Rockett – Poison – 1961

August 9
Marinus Gerritsen – Golden Earring – 1946
Benjamin Orr – The Cars – 1955

August 10
Ian Anderson – Jethro Tull – 1947

August 11
Jim Kale – The Guess Who – 1943
Bryan Bassett – Foghat – 1954
Richie Ramone – The Ramones – 1957

August 12
Mark Knopfler – Dire Straits – 1949

August 14
David Crosby – Crosby, Stills Nash & Young, The Byrds – 1941
Slim Dunlap – The Replacements – 1951

August 15
Tommy Aldrige – Black Oak Arkansas, Ozzy Osbourne, Gary Moore, Whitesnake, Thin Lizzy – 1950

August 16
Barry Hay – Golden Earring – 1948

August 17
Sib Hashian – Boston – 1949

August 18
Dennis Elliot – Foreigner – 1950

August 19
Ginger Baker – Cream – 1939
Ian Gillan – Deep Purple – 1945
John Deacon – Queen – 1951
Joey Tempest – Europe – 1963

August 20
James Pankow – Chicago – 1947
Robert Plant – Led Zeppelin – 1948
Phil Lynott – Thin Lizzy – 1949
Doug Fieger – The Knack – 1962

August 21
Tom Coster – Santana – 1941
Glenn Hughes – Deep Purple, Black Sabbath – 1952
Joe Strummer – The Clash – 1952
Steve Smith – Journey – 1954

August 22
Donna Godchaux – Grateful Dead – 1947
Debbi Peterson – The Bangles – 1961

August 23
Keith Moon – The Who – 1947
Jimi Jamison – Survivor – 1951

August 24
David Frieberg – Jefferson Airplane/Starship, Quicksilver Messenger Service – 1938
John Cipollina – Quicksilver Messenger Service – 1943
Jim Capaldi – Traffic – 1944
Danny Joe Brown – Molly Hatchet – 1951
Mike DeRosier – Heart – 1951

August 25
Gene Simmons – KISS – 1949
Rob Halford – Judas Priest – 1951
Geoff Downs – Asia – 1952
Elvis Costello – 1954
Vivian Campbell – Def Leppard, Whitesnake – 1962

August 26
Moe Tucker – Velvet Underground – 1944

August 27
Alex Lifeson – Rush – 1953
Glen Matlock – Sex Pistols – 1956

August 28
Daniel Seraphine – Chicago – 1948
Dave Hlubek – Molly Hatchet – 1952

August 29
Dick Halligan – Blood, Sweat & Tears – 1943
Chris Copping – Procol Harum – 1945
Rick Downey – Blue Öyster Cult – 1953

August 30
“Papa” John Phillips – Mamas & the Papas – 1935
Micky Moody – Whitesnake – 1950

August 31
Van Morrison – 1945
Gina Schock – The Go-Go’s – 1957