British music stars born in 1914

Here are 14 famous musicians from United Kingdom were born in 1914:

Alec Guinness

Alec Guinness (April 2, 1914 Maida Vale-August 5, 2000 Midhurst) a.k.a. Alec Guinness de Cuffe, Alec Guiness, Sir Alec Guinness, Mystery Guest Star or Sir Alec Guinness, CH, CBE was a British actor. He had one child, Matthew Guinness.

His albums: Classics for Children.

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John Arlott

John Arlott (February 25, 1914 Basingstoke-December 14, 1991 Alderney) was a British journalist, commentator and sports commentator.

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John Masters

John Masters (October 26, 1914 Kolkata-May 7, 1983 Santa Fe) also known as Lieutenant Colonel John Masters or DSO was a British novelist and writer.

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Larry Adler

Larry Adler (February 10, 1914 Baltimore-August 6, 2001 London) also known as Larry Adler Et Al., Lawrence Cecil Adler or Lawrence "Larry" Cecil Adler was a British musician, actor and film score composer.

His albums: The Best of Larry Adler, The Best Of, The Great Larry Adler: Original Recordings 1934–1947, The Man I Love, Stormy Weather, , It Ain't Necessarily So, The Glory of Gershwin and Harmonica Virtuoso.

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Norrie Paramor

Norrie Paramor (May 15, 1914 London-September 9, 1979 Chipping Barnet) also known as Norman William Paramor, Norrie Paramor och Hans Orkester, Norrie Paramor and his Orchestra, B-side Norrie or Paramor, Norrie was a British conductor, composer, record producer and film score composer.

His albums include Cliff Richard 1950s, Just We Two and Norrie Paramor’s The Wonderful Waltz.

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Leonard Feather

Leonard Feather (September 13, 1914 London-September 22, 1994 Sherman Oaks) otherwise known as Feather, Leonard or Leonard G. Feather was a British journalist, composer, jazz pianist and critic. He had one child, Lorraine Feather.

His albums: The Chronological Classics: Leonard Feather 1937-1945. Genres he performed: Jazz.

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Tommy McQuater

Tommy McQuater (September 4, 1914 Maybole-January 20, 2008 London) was a British , .

Genres he performed include Jazz.

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Andrzej Panufnik

Andrzej Panufnik (September 24, 1914 Warsaw-October 27, 1991) also known as Panufnik, Andrzej was a British composer, conductor, music pedagogue and pianist. He had one child, Roxanna Panufnik.

His albums include Homage to Polish Music, , Panufnik: Sinfonia Votiva / Sessions: Concerto for Orchestra, Panufnik Conducts Panufnik: Sinfonia Rustica, Sinfonia Sacra, Sinfonia Concertante and Messages: Chamber Works for Strings. Genres he performed: 20th-century classical music, Ballet and Chamber music.

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Winifred Atwell

Winifred Atwell (February 27, 1914 Tunapuna-February 28, 1983 Sydney) otherwise known as Winfred Atwell was a British pharmacist and jazz pianist.

Her albums include Party Medleys, The Best Of Winifred Atwell, Around the World in 80 Tunes, Honky Tonk Piano Party and Honky Tonk Boogie. Genres: Boogie-woogie, Ragtime and Classical music.

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Laurie Lee

Laurie Lee (June 26, 1914 Stroud-May 13, 1997 Slad) a.k.a. Laurie, Laurence Edward Alan Lee, Laurence Edward Alan "Laurie" Lee, Laurence Edward Lee or Laurence Edward Alan "Laurie" Lee, MBE was a British novelist, poet, screenwriter and author. His children are Jesse Frances Lee and Yasmin Lee.

Discography: Edge of Day.

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Margaret Eliot

Margaret Eliot (February 26, 1914 St Pancras, London-February 27, 2011) also known as Margaret Augusta Eliot was a British teacher and musician. She had three children, Peter Asher, Jane Asher and Clare Asher.

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Frank Chacksfield

Frank Chacksfield (May 9, 1914 Battle-June 9, 1995 Kent) a.k.a. Francis Charles Chacksfield was a British bandleader, composer, conductor and film score composer.

Discography: Frank Chacksfield in the Limelight, Film Festival / King of Kings and The Decca Years 1953 - 1975. Genres he performed: Big Band, Orchestra, Pop music and Easy listening.

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Ross Parker

Ross Parker (August 16, 1914 Manchester-August 2, 1974 Kent) was a British actor, musician, lyricist, songwriter, composer and pianist.

His most recognized albums: The Happy Piano of Ross Parker. His related genres: Pop music and Swing music.

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Giacinto Prandelli

Giacinto Prandelli (February 8, 1914 Lumezzane-June 14, 2010 Milan) was a British actor and opera singer.

His albums include .

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