American musicians born in 1913

Here are 50 famous musicians from United States of America were born in 1913:

Mary Martin

Mary Martin (December 1, 1913 Weatherford-November 3, 1990 Rancho Mirage) a.k.a. Mary Virginia Martin was an American singer and actor. She had two children, Larry Hagman and Heller Halliday.

Her discography includes: My Heart Belongs to Daddy, Hi-Ho, South Pacific (1949 original Broadway cast) and My Heart Belongs to Daddy.

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Woody Herman

Woody Herman (May 16, 1913 Milwaukee-October 29, 1987 Los Angeles) also known as Woodrow Charles Herman or Herman, Woody was an American bandleader, clarinetist, singer and saxophonist.

Related albums: 125th Street, Verve Jazz Masters 54, The Complete Capitol Recordings of Woody Herman, Jazz Hoot / Woody's Winners, 16 Great Hits, Woody Herman Presents, Volume 3: A Great American Evening, Blue Flame, Blues on Parade, Presenting Woody Herman and Ready, Get Set, Jump. Genres he performed: Cool jazz, Big Band and Swing music.

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Sammy Cahn

Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 Lower East Side-January 15, 1993 Los Angeles) also known as S. Cahn, Samuel Cohen, Cahn or Sammy Kahn was an American songwriter, lyricist, musician, film producer, actor, screenwriter and film score composer. He had two children, Steve Khan and Laurie Cahn.

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Frankie Laine

Frankie Laine (March 30, 1913 Near West Side-February 6, 2007 San Diego) also known as Frankie Lane, Laine, Frankie, Laine,Frankie, Francesco Paolo LoVecchio, Mr. Rhythm, America's Number One Song Stylist, Old Man Jazz, Old Leather Lungs or Mr. Steel Tonsils was an American singer, musician, songwriter and actor. He had two children, Jan Steiger and Pam Donner.

Discography: Rawhide, I Believe: 20 All-Time Greats, That Lucky Old Sun, Moonlight Gambler, 16 Greatest Hits, 16 Most Requested Songs, 20 All Time Hits, Frankie Laine - Great Classic Songs, Frankie Laine Collection: 20 of His Best and Frankie Laine. His related genres: Folk music, Jazz, Gospel music, Country, Traditional pop music, Rhythm and blues, Easy listening and Traditional music.

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Tony Martin

Tony Martin (December 25, 1913 San Francisco-July 27, 2012 Los Angeles) also known as Martin, Tony, Alvin Morris, Anthony Martin or Al Morris was an American singer and actor. He had two children, Tony Martin Jr. and Nicholas Martin.

His discography includes: I'll See You in My Dreams, The Best of Tony Martin on RCA, Greatest Love Songs, There's No Tomorrow / A Thousand Violins, I Don't Care If the Sun Don't Shine / Valencia, You Stepped Out of a Dream / Too Beautiful to Last, Domino / It's All Over but the Memories and Tony Martin - His Greatest Hits. Genres he performed: Big Band and Traditional pop music.

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Harry Babbitt

Harry Babbitt (November 2, 1913 St. Louis-April 9, 2004 Aliso Viejo) otherwise known as Harry Babbit was an American singer and actor. He had three children, Christopher Babbitt, Stephen Babbitt and Michael Babbitt.

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Morton Gould

Morton Gould (December 10, 1913 Richmond Hill-February 21, 1996 Orlando) was an American conductor, music arranger, composer, musician, film score composer and pianist.

His discography includes: Windjammer, Concerto for Orchestra / Interplay (Albany Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: David Alan Miller), Latin, Lush & Lovely, Morton Gould Makes the Scene, Blues in the Night, Ives: Symphony No. 1 In D Minor, Moon, Wind & Stars, Benny Goodman Collector's Edition: Compositions & Collaborations, Morton Gould - A Tribute and . Genres he performed: 20th-century classical music and Ballet.

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Donald Yetter Gardner

Donald Yetter Gardner (August 20, 1913-September 15, 2004) was an American singer.

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Karl Haas

Karl Haas (December 6, 1913 Speyer-February 6, 2005) was an American conductor.

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Richard Tucker

Richard Tucker (August 28, 1913 Brooklyn-January 8, 1975 Kalamazoo) also known as Rivn Ticker, Rubin Ticker or Tucker, Richard was an American singer and hazzan.

His albums: The Soul of Italy, The Fabulous Voice of Richard Tucker: Great Songs of Love and Inspiration by One of the Greatest Tenors of Our Time, What Now My Love: Richard Tucker Sings Today's Great Popular Favorites, A Passover Seder Festival, Kol Nidre Service Composed and Conducted by Sholom Secunda, Madama Butterfly and La Traviata.

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Loulie Jean Norman

Loulie Jean Norman (March 12, 1913 Birmingham-August 2, 2005 Los Angeles) also known as Lulie Jean Norman was an American singer, actor and voice actor.

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Pinetop Perkins

Pinetop Perkins (July 7, 1913 Belzoni-March 21, 2011 Austin) a.k.a. Pine Top Perkins, Joe Willie "Pinetop" Perkins, Joe Willie 'Pinetop' Perkins, Joe Willie "Pine Top" Perkins, Joe Willie Perkins, Joseph William Perkins or Willie Perkins was an American musician, jazz pianist, singer and actor.

His discography includes: Boogie Woogie King, After Hours, Born in the Delta, Live at Antone's, Volume 1, Pinetop's Boogie Woogie, Live at 85!, Back on Top, Ladies Man, The Complete High Tone Sessions and Sweet Black Angel. Genres: Boogie-woogie, Chicago blues, Piano blues and Delta blues.

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Frances Yeend

Frances Yeend (January 28, 1913 Vancouver-April 27, 2008) also known as Yeend, Frances was an American singer.

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Salvatore Camarata

Salvatore Camarata (May 11, 1913 Glen Ridge-April 20, 2005) also known as Camarata, Tutti or Tutti Camarata was an American conductor.

His albums include Tutti's Trumpets and Trombones, Tutti's Trumpets, The Vienna of Johann Strauss, The Exotic Rimsky-Korsakov, Bach Spectacular / Romantic Rachmaninoff and The Power and the Glory.

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Jack Fina

Jack Fina (August 13, 1913 Passaic-May 14, 1970 California) was an American , .

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Cholly Atkins

Cholly Atkins (September 30, 1913 Pratt City-April 19, 2003 Las Vegas) also known as Cole and Atkins, Coles and Atkins, Charles Sylvan Atkinson, Adkins, Coles and Adkins, Atkins or Charles Atkinson was an American dancer and choreographer.

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Etta Baker

Etta Baker (March 31, 1913 Caldwell County-September 23, 2006 Fairfax) a.k.a. Baker, Etta or Etta Lucille Reid was an American guitarist and singer.

Discography: Railroad Bill, Banjo and Etta Baker With Taj Mahal. Genres she performed: Country blues and Piedmont blues.

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Sylvia Fine

Sylvia Fine (August 29, 1913 Brooklyn-October 28, 1991 Manhattan) otherwise known as Silvia Fine Kaye or Silvia Fine Kay was an American lyricist, composer, film producer, songwriter, screenwriter and television producer. Her child is called Dena Kaye.

Genres she performed: Film score.

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Risë Stevens

Risë Stevens (June 11, 1913 The Bronx-March 20, 2013 Manhattan) otherwise known as Rise Stevens, Risë Steenberg, Carmen or Risë Gus Steenberg was an American singer and actor. Her child is called Nicolas Surovy.

Her discography includes: The Great Moments from Die Fledermaus and Carmen: RCA Victor.

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David Weber

David Weber (December 18, 1913 Vilnius-January 23, 2006 New York City) was an American clarinetist.

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Smilin' Jack Smith

Smilin' Jack Smith (November 16, 1913 Seattle-July 3, 2006 Westlake Village) a.k.a. Jack Ward Smith, The Man With the Smile in His Voice, "Smilin'" Jack Smith, Jack Smith or Smith, Jack was an American actor, singer, radio personality and presenter.

Discography: Dreamweapon I.

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Blue Barron

Blue Barron (November 19, 1913 Cleveland-July 16, 2005) was an American , .

His albums: Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town and The Uncollected Blue Barron & His Orchestra, Volume 1 (1938-1941).

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Richard Nibley

Richard Nibley (April 29, 1913-September 1, 1979) was an American , .

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Gene Nobles

Gene Nobles (August 3, 1913 Hot Springs-March 1, 1989) was an American , .

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Margaret Bonds

Margaret Bonds (March 3, 1913 Chicago-April 26, 1972) also known as Bonds, Margaret was an American , .

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Licia Albanese

Licia Albanese (July 22, 1913 Bari-August 15, 2014 Manhattan) was an American opera singer.

Her albums: Carmen: RCA Victor.

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George Van Eps

George Van Eps (August 7, 1913 Plainfield-November 29, 1998 Newport Beach) also known as Van Eps, George was an American musician.

Discography: Mellow Guitar and Soliloquy. Genres: Jazz.

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Ella Logan

Ella Logan (March 6, 1913 Glasgow-May 1, 1969 Burlingame) a.k.a. Georgina Allan, Ella Allan, Ina Allan or Logan, Ella was an American singer and actor.

Her albums: Are You Havin' Any Fun / Something I Dreamed Last Night and Ella Logan Sings Favorites from "Finian's Rainbow".

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Brooks Bowman

Brooks Bowman (October 21, 1913-October 16, 1937 Garrison) was an American songwriter and composer.

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Charlie Barnet

Charlie Barnet (October 26, 1913 New York City-September 4, 1991 San Diego) also known as Charlie Barnett, Barnet Charlie, Barnet, Charlie, Charley Barnet, Charlie Barnet & His Orchestra, Charlie Barnet and His Orchestra, Charles Daly Barnet, Good Time Charlie or Mad Mab was an American bandleader, film score composer, actor, musician and saxophonist. His child is called Charles D. Barnet, Jr.

His albums include An Introduction to Charlie Barnet: His Best Recordings 1935-1944, Charlie Barnet and His Orchestra 1939-1940, Charlie Barnet, More Charlie Barnet, Radio Days, Swing and Sweat, Polynesian Fantasy, Big Bands: Charlie Barnet, Jazz Greats, Volume 71: Charlie Barnet: Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie and . Genres he performed include Big Band and Swing music.

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Grandpa Jones

Grandpa Jones (October 20, 1913 Henderson County-February 19, 1998 Nashville) also known as Louis Marshall Jones or Jones was an American singer-songwriter and musician.

Discography: Steppin' Out Kind, 16 Greatest Hits, An American Original, Everybody's Grandpa, Pickin' Time, Country Music Hall of Fame 1978 and Pickin' and a Grinnin'. Genres: Gospel music, Country, Bluegrass and Old-time music.

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Helen Humes

Helen Humes (June 23, 1913 Louisville-September 9, 1981 Santa Monica) a.k.a. Humes, Helen was an American singer.

Her albums: Swingin' With Humes, Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do, Songs I Like to Sing, Helen Humes and the Muse All Stars, The Chronological Classics: Helen Humes 1927-1945, The Chronological Classics: Helen Humes 1945-1947, Helen, , The Chronological Classics: Helen Humes 1948-1950 and Blue and Sentimental. Genres: Blues and Jazz.

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Frances Langford

Frances Langford (April 4, 1913 Lakeland-July 11, 2005 Jensen Beach) also known as Francis Langford, Julia Frances Langford, Sweetheart of the Fighting Fronts, Frances Newbern Langford or Frances Newbern was an American singer and actor.

Her albums: Sweet Heartache and I'm in the Mood for Love.

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Smiley Lewis

Smiley Lewis (July 5, 1913 DeQuincy-October 7, 1966 New Orleans) also known as Lewis, Smiley was an American songwriter.

Related albums: New Orleans Bounce 30 of His Best, One Night (of Sin) / Ain't Gonna Do It, I Hear You Knocking / Bumpity Bump, The Best of Smiley Lewis: I Hear You Knocking and Shame, Shame, Shame. Genres he performed include Blues and Music of New Orleans.

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Cowboy Copas

Cowboy Copas (July 15, 1913 Blue Creek-March 5, 1963 Camden) a.k.a. Lloyd Estel Copas was an American singer and singer-songwriter.

His discography includes: Copasetic: The King & Starday Recordings 1944 - 1960, The Legendary, Tragic Romance, Signed Sealed and Delivered / Opportunity Is Knockin' at Your Door, , Settin' Flat on Ready and Songs That Made Him Famous. Genres: Country and Honky-tonk.

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Danny Kaye

Danny Kaye (January 18, 1913 Brooklyn-March 3, 1987 Los Angeles) a.k.a. David Daniel Kaminski, Daniel David Kaminsky, Duvidelleh or Danny Kolbin was an American comedian, actor, musician, dancer and singer. He had one child, Dena Kaye.

His albums include Danny Kaye for Children, Entertainer Extraordinary, Hans Christian Andersen / The Court Jester, Mommy, Gimme a Drinka Water, Sings Your Favorite Songs, The Best of Danny Kaye, 20 Favourites, Danny Kaye, The Best of Danny Kaye and The Best of Danny Kaye.

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Jerome Moross

Jerome Moross (August 1, 1913 Brooklyn-July 25, 1983 Miami) also known as Jerome Morross was an American composer and film score composer.

His albums include The Big Country, The Golden Apple (1954 original Broadway cast), The Jayhawkers, Symphony No. 2 / Frankie And Johnny / Epigraph For Orchestra, The War Lord, National Geographic Presents: Yankee Sails Across Europe / Grizzly!, The Cardinal, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Seven Wonders of the World. Genres related to him: Film score.

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Cecil Gant

Cecil Gant (April 4, 1913 Nashville-February 4, 1951 Nashville) a.k.a. Gant, Cecil, Pvt Cecil Gant or Cecil Grant was an American singer.

Discography: We're Gonna Rock #2, The Blues Collection 88: Blues in LA, I'll Remember You / Cecil's Mop Mop, I Wonder / Cecil Boogie, That's the Stuff You Got to Watch / Make Believe Girl, Wake Up Cecil Wake Up / Boogie Blues and Killer Diller Boogie / The Grass Is Getting Greener.

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Red Skelton

Red Skelton (July 18, 1913 Vincennes-September 17, 1997 Rancho Mirage) also known as Richard Benard Skelton, Skelton, Red, America's Clown Prince, The Marcel Marceau of Television, Richard 'Red' Skelton, Richard Bernard "Red" Skelton, Richard Bernard Skelton or Richard Red Skelton was an American clown, actor, screenwriter, television producer, entertainer, comedian and radio personality. He had two children, Richard Skelton Jr. and Valentina Marie Skelton.

Discography: Red Skelton's Radio Rogues Gallery.

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Bob Crosby

Bob Crosby (August 23, 1913 Spokane-March 9, 1993 La Jolla) also known as George Robert Crosby or George Robert "Bob" Crosby was an American singer, actor and bandleader. He had five children, Stephen Crosby, Cathleen Crosby, Junie Crosby, George Crosby and Christopher Crosby.

His albums: Jazz Greats, Volume 33: Bob Crosby: The Dixieland Band, Stomp Off, Let's Go and The Pussy Cat Song (Nyow! Nyot Nyow!) / Don't Worry 'Bout Strangers. Genres he performed: Dixieland, Jazz and Swing music.

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Richard Dyer-Bennet

Richard Dyer-Bennet (October 6, 1913 England-December 14, 1991) also known as Dyer-Bennet, Richard was an American singer.

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Alexander Scourby

Alexander Scourby (November 13, 1913 Brooklyn-February 22, 1985 Boston) also known as Scourby, Alexander, Alexander Scorby, Alex Scourby or Alexander Scott was an American actor and voice actor. He had one child, Alexandra Scourby.

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Blind John Davis

Blind John Davis (December 7, 1913 Hattiesburg-October 12, 1985 Chicago) also known as Davis, Blind John was an American singer, musician and jazz pianist.

Discography: Nothing but the Blues, My Own Boogie, Moanin' The Blues and Blind John Davis, Volume 1 (1938-1952). Genres he performed: Blues, Jazz and Boogie-woogie.

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Elton Britt

Elton Britt (June 27, 1913 Marshall-June 23, 1972) was an American singer and singer-songwriter.

Genres: Country.

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Richard Nixon

Richard Nixon (January 9, 1913 Yorba Linda-April 22, 1994 New York City) also known as Richard M. Nixon, Richard Milhous Nixon, President Richard M. Nixon, President Richard Nixon, Vice President Richard Nixon, Tricky Dick, Slick Rick, Red Hunter or Dick was an American lawyer, politician, author and military officer. His children are Julie Nixon Eisenhower and Tricia Nixon Cox.

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Ray Nance

Ray Nance (December 10, 1913 Chicago-January 28, 1976 New York City) also known as WR Nance, W R Nance, Willis R Nance, Ray Nanse, Willis Ray Nance, R. Nance or Nance, Ray was an American singer, fiddler and violinist.

His albums: Huffin'n'Puffin'. Genres: Jazz.

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Walter Schumann

Walter Schumann (October 8, 1913 New York City-August 21, 1958 Minneapolis) a.k.a. Schumann, Walter or Walter Schuman was an American film score composer and composer.

His albums: The Night of the Hunter.

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John Blackburn

John Blackburn (October 19, 1913-November 15, 2006) a.k.a. Johnny Blackburn or Blackburn, John was an American songwriter.

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Carmen Cavallaro

Carmen Cavallaro (May 6, 1913 New York City-October 12, 1989 Columbus) otherwise known as Cavallaro, Carmen, Carmen Cavallaro and His Orchestra or The Poet of the Piano was an American actor. His children are called Anita Cavallaro Finkelstein, Paul Cavallaro and Dolores Cavallaro Buscher.

His albums include Best Collection (disc 1), Christmas With Carmen Cavallaro, Swingin' Easy, Stairway to the Stars, Cocktails With Cavallaro, Cavallaro With That Latin Beat, Love Can Make You Happy, Plays His Show Stoppers, The Great Screen Themes By Carmen Cavallaro and The Eddy Duchin Story & Eddy Duchin Remembered. Genres he performed include Light music.

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Shirley Ross

Shirley Ross (January 7, 1913 Omaha-March 9, 1975 Menlo Park) otherwise known as Ross, Shirley, Bernice Gaunt or Bernice Maude Gaunt was an American singer, actor and pianist.

Her albums include It Never Entered My Mind / Nothing but You, If You Leave Me Now and Thanks for the Memory / Two Sleepy People.

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