British music stars born in 1902

Here are 8 famous musicians from United Kingdom were born in 1902:

Billy Mayerl

Billy Mayerl (May 31, 1902 England-March 25, 1959) also known as Mayerl, Billy or Billy Joseph Mayerl was a British pianist, composer and actor.

Discography: Billy Mayerl Plays Billy Mayerl and Aquarium Suite / Four Aces Suite / Marigold / From a Spanish Lattice / Autumn Crocus / Pastoral Sketches / Bats in the Belfry.

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Jimmy Kennedy

Jimmy Kennedy (July 20, 1902 County Tyrone-April 6, 1984 Somerset) also known as Kennedy, Jimmy was a British lyricist, songwriter and composer.

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Solomon Cutner

Solomon Cutner (August 6, 1902 London-February 22, 1988 London) a.k.a. Solomon was a British pianist.

His albums include Piano Concertos, Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Volume 92: Solomon, The Complete Recordings of Chopin, , , Piano Concertos Nos. 2-5 / Piano Sonata No. 14 (disc 2) and .

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Ted Heath

Ted Heath (March 30, 1902 Wandsworth-November 18, 1969 London) also known as Heath, Ted, Ted Heat or Heat, Ted was a British bandleader and composer. He had one child, Nick Heath.

His albums: Strike Up the Band / Fats Waller Album, Fabulous Dorseys, Ted, From Moira With Love, Heath vs. Ros: Swing vs. Latin, Swing Is King, Volume 1 & 2, Swings in Hi-Stereo / My Very Good Friends the Bandleaders, Big Band Bash / Coast to Coast, Pow! / Big Band Spirituals, All Time Top Twelve / Shall We Dance? and Big Band Blues / The Big Band Dixie Sound. Genres he performed: Instrumental, Jazz, Big Band and Easy listening.

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Elsa Lanchester

Elsa Lanchester (October 28, 1902 Lewisham-December 26, 1986 Motion Picture & Television Country House and Hospital) also known as Elizabeth Lanchester Sullivan or Elsa Sullivan Lanchester was a British actor.

Discography: Sings Bawdy Cockney Songs.

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William Walton

William Walton (March 29, 1902 Oldham-March 8, 1983 Ischia) also known as Sir William Turner Walton, Walton, Sir William Walton or Walton, Sir William was a British composer and film score composer.

His albums: Belshazzar's Feast / Symphony no. 1, Piano Quartet / String Quartet (Maggini Quartet feat. piano: Peter Donohoe), Belshazzar's Feast / Suite From Henry V (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra feat. Conductor: André Previn), Belshazzar's Feast/In Honour of the City of London (London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: Richard Hickox), Façade: An Entertainment (reciters: Fenella Fielding and Michael Flanders, Members of the Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields feat. conductor: Neville Marriner), Façade (Melologos Ensemble feat. conductor: Silveer Van den Broeck, reciter: Pamela Hunter), Belshazzar's Feast, The English Song Series, Volume 1: Anon in Love / Façade Settings / A Song for the Lord Mayor's Table, Henry V (RTE Concert Orchestra feat. conductor: Andrew Penny, narrators: Michael Sheen & Anton Lesser) and Symphony No. 2 / Viola Concerto / Johannesburg Festival Overture (English Northern Philharmonia feat. conductor: Paul Daniel). Genres he performed: Ballet, Opera and 20th-century classical music.

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Ralph Richardson

Ralph Richardson (December 19, 1902 Cheltenham-October 10, 1983 Marylebone) otherwise known as Ralph David Richardson, Lt. Cmdr Ralph Richardson RNVR, Sir Ralph David Richardson, "Pranger" Richardson, Sir Ralph David Richardson, Kt or Sir Ralph Richardson was a British actor. His child is called Charles David Richardson.

His albums include Peter and the Wolf / Symphony No.1 / Lieutentnt Kijé Suite / The Love of Three Oranges.

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Allan Gray

Allan Gray (February 23, 1902 Tarnów-September 10, 1973 Amersham) also known as Josef Zmigrod, Allan Grey or Józef Żmigrod was a British composer and film score composer.

His albums include Jazzy Interlude / Swing Doors. Genres he performed include Film score.

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