British music stars born in 1917

Here are 7 famous musicians from United Kingdom were born in 1917:

Jessica Mitford

Jessica Mitford (September 11, 1917 Gloucestershire-July 22, 1996 Oakland) also known as Jessica Lucy Freeman-Mitford was a British journalist, author and social activist. She had two children, Constancia Romilly and Julia Romilly.

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Josef Locke

Josef Locke (March 23, 1917 Derry-October 15, 1999 Clane) also known as Locke, Josef was a British singer.

His albums include Hear My Song, Violetta, Hear My Song, The Very Best of Josef Locke and The World of Josef Locke Today. Genres related to him: Folk music, Celtic music and Easy listening.

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Reginald Smith Brindle

Reginald Smith Brindle (January 5, 1917 Cuerden-September 9, 2003) also known as Reginald Smith-Brindle, Smith Brindle, Reginald or Reginald Brindle was a British writer and composer.

His albums: 20th Century Guitar.

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Peter Knight

Peter Knight (June 23, 1917 United Kingdom-July 30, 1985) also known as Knight, Peter was a British , .

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Wilfred Burns

Wilfred Burns (June 28, 1917 Kington-September 25, 1990 Guildford) also known as Bernard Wilfred Harris, Bernie Harris or Burns, Wilfred was a British film score composer, conductor and orchestrator.

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Frankie Howerd

Frankie Howerd (March 6, 1917 York-April 19, 1992 Fulham) a.k.a. Francis Alick Howard, Ronnie Ordex, Frankie Howerd O.B.E., Francis Alick "Frankie" Howerd OBE or Frankie Howard was a British actor, screenwriter and comedian.

His most important albums: (On A Columbia 7 Inch Release).

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Captain Bob Farnon

Captain Bob Farnon (July 24, 1917 Toronto-April 23, 2005 Guernsey) also known as Robert Joseph Farnon, Bob Farnon or Robert Farnon was a British conductor, composer, film score composer, music arranger and trumpeter. He had one child, David Farnon.

Related albums: Canadian Impressions, The Lost Recordings, Colditz March / State Occasion / The Westminster Watz / A Star Is Born and Overlord / The Disappearance / Hustle. His related genres: Film score.

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