British music stars born in 1945

Here are 44 famous musicians from United Kingdom were born in 1945:

Pete Townshend

Pete Townshend (May 19, 1945 Chiswick-) also known as Pete Townshend - The Who's Tommy, Peter Dennis Blandford "Pete" Townshend, Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend, Bijou Drains, Pete or Pete Townsend is a British singer, musician, songwriter, guitarist, keyboard player, author, composer, singer-songwriter, actor, film producer, screenwriter, lyricist, multi-instrumentalist and music arranger. He has three children, Emma Townshend, Joseph Townshend and Aminta Townshend.

His albums include Who Came First, All the Best Cowboys Have Chinese Eyes, White City, Deep End Live!, Another Scoop, Psychoderelict, English Boy, Empty Glass, The Best of Pete Townshend: CoolWalkingSmoothTalkingStraightSmokingFireStoking and Scoop. His related genres: Hard rock, Rock music, Pop rock, Art rock, Power pop, Beat music, Progressive rock and Jazz.

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Jacqueline du Pré

Jacqueline du Pré (January 26, 1945 Oxford-October 19, 1987 London) a.k.a. Jacqeline du Pre, Jacqueline DuPre, Jacqueline du Pre, Jaqueline du Prè or Du Pré, Jacqueline was a British cellist and musician.

Her albums include A Lasting Inspiration, A Lasting Inspiration Volume 2, Dvořák: Cello Concerto, Op. 104 / Ibert: Concerto for Cello & Wind Instruments, Impressions, Cello Concertos, Cello Concertos, Les Introuvables de Jacqueline du Pré, Her Early BBC Recordings, Volume 1, Favourite Cello Concertos and Elgar: Cello Concerto / Bach: Cello Suites Nos. 1 & 2. Genres she performed: Classical music.

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Al Stewart

Al Stewart (September 5, 1945 Glasgow-) a.k.a. Alastair Ian Stewart is a British singer, musician, singer-songwriter, guitarist and songwriter.

His albums: Past, Present & Future, Year of the Cat, Time Passages, Rhymes in Rooms, Modern Times, Introducing... Al Stewart, A Beach Full of Shells, An Acoustic Evening With Al Stewart, Between the Wars and Centenary Collection: The Best of Al Stewart. Genres he performed include Folk music, Rock music, Folk rock, Pop music, Alternative rock, Psychedelic rock, Soft rock and Pop rock.

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Roger Glover

Roger Glover (November 30, 1945 Brecon-) otherwise known as Guilty Party/Roger Glover, Butterfly Ball & Roger Glover, Roger Glover and Guests, Glover, Roger, Roger David Glover, Episode Six or Deep Purple is a British musician, songwriter, record producer, bassist and film score composer. His children are called Lucinda Glover and Gillian Glover.

His albums: Love Is All, Love Is All, Elements/The Mask, Elements, Mask, Accidentally on Purpose, Greatest Hits, If Life Was Easy, The Butterfly Ball and the Grasshopper's Feast and Snapshot. Genres: Hard rock, Heavy metal, Psychedelic rock, Jazz fusion, Pop rock, Blues rock, Progressive rock and New Wave.

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John McVie

John McVie (November 26, 1945 Ealing-) also known as McVie, John, John Graham McVie or Fleetwood Mac is a British musician and bassist. His child is called Molly McVie.

His albums include John McVie's 'Gotta Band' With Lola Thomas. Genres he performed include Rock music and Blues.

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Pete Atkin

Pete Atkin (August 22, 1945 Cambridge-) also known as Pete Aitken is a British singer, singer-songwriter, radio producer and voice actor.

Discography: A Dream of Fair Women and History and Geography.

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Elton Dean

Elton Dean (October 28, 1945 Nottingham-February 8, 2006 London) a.k.a. Dean, Elton was a British musician.

His albums: Moorsong, El Skid, Unlimited Saxophone Company, Three's Company Two's a Crowd, Mercy Dash, Cruel But Fair, Elton Dean, The Vortex Tapes and Freebeat: Northern Lights. Genres: Jazz.

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Eric Stewart

Eric Stewart (January 20, 1945 Droylsden-) otherwise known as Stewart, Eric, Eric Michael Stewart, 'The Mindbenders', The Mindbenders, Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders, Wayne Fontana and the Mindbenders or Wayne Fontana and the Mindbendes is a British musician, songwriter, record producer and film score composer.

His albums: Do Not Bend, Viva la Difference, Frooty Rooties and Girls. Genres related to him: Pop music and Rock music.

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John Helliwell

John Helliwell (February 15, 1945 Todmorden-) also known as Helliwell, John or John Anthony Helliwell is a British , .

Genres: Rock music.

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Alan Opie

Alan Opie (March 22, 1945 Redruth-) is a British singer.

His albums: The Barber of Seville.

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Paul Newton

Paul Newton (February 21, 1945 Andover-) also known as Newton, Paul is a British musician and bassist.

He is best known for his work with the legendary English rock band Uriah Heep, which he joined in 1971, replacing the original bassist, Gary Thain. Prior to joining Uriah Heep, Newton played in several local bands and also worked as a bassist for a few lesser-known bands. With Uriah Heep, he played on some of the band's most successful albums, such as "Demons and Wizards", "The Magician's Birthday", and "Sweet Freedom". Newton left the band in 1981, but would later return for a brief period in the late 1980s. Besides his work with Uriah Heep, Newton has also recorded and performed with other bands, including Spice, Paice Ashton Lord, and Michael Schenker Group.

After leaving Uriah Heep in the early 1980s, Paul Newton became involved in music management and worked with various artists, including Cinderella and Janet Jackson. He also briefly played with the German rock band Michael Schenker Group in the mid-1980s. Newton continued to pursue his passion for music and remained active in the industry, collaborating with various artists and performing live. In recent years, he has also been involved in music education, teaching students about the bass guitar and music theory. Newton's contributions to the music industry as a bassist and musician have been widely recognized, and he continues to inspire and influence aspiring musicians around the world.

In addition to his music career, Paul Newton is also an accomplished artist and has created numerous paintings and illustrations. His artwork has been exhibited in galleries across the UK and has been used as cover art for several Uriah Heep albums. Newton is also an avid collector of antique weapons and has amassed a vast collection over the years. He has written articles for publications such as "Blades & Edged Weapons" and appeared on the TV show "Salvage Hunters: The Restorers" to discuss his collection. Newton is married with two children and currently resides in the UK, where he continues to be active in the music and art communities.

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Russ Ballard

Russ Ballard (October 31, 1945 Waltham Cross-) otherwise known as Ballard, Russ or Russell Glyn Ballard is a British singer, singer-songwriter, musician and songwriter.

His most recognized albums: Barnet Dogs, The Seer, The Fire Still Burns, The Very Best of, Voices - The Best Songs From Russ Ballard, Book of Love, Winning, Into the Fire, Voices and Russ Ballard / The Fire Still Burns. Genres he performed include Pop music, Rock music, Psychedelic pop, Beat music, Hard rock, Progressive rock and Pop rock.

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Mick Gallagher

Mick Gallagher (October 29, 1945 Newcastle upon Tyne-) a.k.a. Gallagher, Mickey, Bell and Arc, Andy Serkis and The Blockheads, Ian Dury and the Blockheads, The Blockheads, Michael William Gallagher or Micky Gallagher is a British keyboard player, session musician and songwriter.

Genres: Rock music, Punk rock, Reggae and Rock and roll.

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Ian Gillan

Ian Gillan (August 19, 1945 Chiswick-) also known as Ian Gilian, イアン・ギリアン, Ian Gillian, Gillan, Ian, Episode Six, Deep Purple or Papa G is a British singer, singer-songwriter, film score composer, musician and lyricist. His child is called Grace Gillan.

His albums: What I Did on My Vacation, The Rockfield Mixes, Rock Profile, Gillan Tapes, Volume 1, Live at the Rainbow, Cherkazoo and Other Stories, Rarities 1975-1977, Talisman: In the Studio & on Stage, Mercury High: The Story of Ian Gillan and Mutually Assured Destruction: Live at the Apollo, Glasgow 1982. His related genres: Hard rock, Heavy metal, Rock music, Progressive rock, Blues rock and Jazz fusion.

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Roger Vignoles

Roger Vignoles (July 12, 1945 United Kingdom-) a.k.a. Vignoles, Roger is a British pianist.

His most recognized albums: , Lieder, Soirées Musicales (Stella Doufexis - Mezzo Soprano, Roger Vignoles - Piano, Miah Persson - Soprano), The Songs of Henri Duparc, Cello Concerto / Cello Sonata / Adagio for Strings, , Winterreise (baritone: Thomas Allen, piano: Roger Vignoles), Schwanengesang (feat. bass-baritone: Robert Holl, piano: Roger Vignoles) and Des Knaben Wunderhorn.

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Vic Briggs

Vic Briggs (February 14, 1945 Twickenham-) also known as Briggs, Vic or Victor Harvey Briggs III is a British guitarist and musician.

Genres: Blues, Psychedelic rock, Rock music and Hard rock.

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Gary Brooker

Gary Brooker (May 29, 1945 Metropolitan Borough of Hackney-) also known as G. Brooker or Brooker, Gary is a British singer, musician, composer and songwriter.

His albums include Echoes in the Night, Lead Me to the Water, No More Fear of Flying and British Rock Symphony. Genres he performed include Pop music, Progressive rock, Jazz, Rock and roll and Hard rock.

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John Kongos

John Kongos (August 6, 1945 Johannesburg-) also known as Kongos, John is a British singer.

His most important albums: John Kongos, Kongos, , He's Gonna Step on You Again and Confusions About a Goldfish. Genres he performed: Rock music.

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Pete Bardens

Pete Bardens (June 19, 1945 Westminster-January 22, 2002 Malibu) a.k.a. Peter Bardens or Bardens, Pete was a British keyboard player and songwriter.

His albums: Heart to Heart, Seen One Earth, Speed of Light, Water Colors, The Art of Levitation, The Answer, Further Than You Know, Peter Bardens, Big Sky and Write My Name in the Dust: The Anthology. Genres: Progressive rock, New-age music, Rhythm and blues, Soul music and Rock music.

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Ritchie Blackmore

Ritchie Blackmore (April 14, 1945 Weston-super-Mare-) also known as Richie Blackmore, Blackmore, Ritchie or Richard Hugh Blackmore is a British musician, songwriter, guitarist and film score composer. He has two children, Jürgen Blackmore and Autumn Esmerelda Blackmore.

His albums include Ritchie Blackmore/Blackmore's Night - Golden Collection 2000, Take It!, Rock Profile, Volume One and Rock Profile, Volume Two. Genres he performed include Hard rock, Heavy metal, Folk rock, Rock music, Blues rock, Neo-Medieval music, Progressive rock, Traditional heavy metal, Medieval folk rock, Neoclassical metal, Psychedelic rock, New-age music, Pop rock and Celtic music.

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Davy Jones

Davy Jones (December 30, 1945 Openshaw-February 29, 2012 Stuart) also known as David Thomas Jones, David Jones or Davey Jones was a British singer, actor, songwriter, musician, record producer and businessperson. He had four children, Talia Elizabeth Jones, Annabel Charlotte Jones, Jessica Lillian Jones and Sarah Lee Jones.

His discography includes: It Ain't Me Babe, Dolenz, Jones, Boyce & Hart, David Jones, What Are We Going to Do? / This Bouquet, Girl / Rainy Jane, Davy Jones, Just Me and Oliver!. Genres he performed: Pop rock, Pop music, Music hall, Psychedelic pop, Bubblegum pop, Sunshine pop, Psychedelic rock and Rock music.

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Edward Gregson

Edward Gregson (July 23, 1945 Sunderland-) also known as Gregson, Edward is a British composer.

His discography includes: Black Dyke Band : The Trumpets of the Angels.

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Ian Fraser Kilmister

Ian Fraser Kilmister (December 24, 1945 Burslem-) also known as Lemmy Kilmister, Ian Fraser Willis, Lemmy with Wendy O Williams, Lemmy, Ian Fraser "Lemmy" Kilmister, Lemmie, Ian Kilmister, Ian 'Lemmy' Kilmister, Lemmy von Motorhead, Lemmy Kilmeister, Lemmy Kilminster or Lemmy the Lurch is a British singer, musician, songwriter, actor and bassist. His children are Paul Inder and Sean Kilmister.

Discography: Stand by Your Man, Damage Case and Lemmy, Slim Jim & Danny B. Genres related to him: Heavy metal, Space rock, Speed metal, Blues, Rockabilly, Punk rock, Hard rock, Rock and roll, Progressive rock, Rock music and Psychedelic rock.

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Kevin Godley

Kevin Godley (October 7, 1945 Prestwich-) also known as Kevin Michael Godley, Godley, Kevin, Godley and Creme or Godley & Creme is a British musician, music video director and film director.

Genres he performed: Rock music.

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Dave Walker

Dave Walker (January 25, 1945 Birmingham-) a.k.a. Walker, Dave or David Walker is a British singer and guitarist.

Genres related to him: Pop music, Rock music, Heavy metal, Rhythm and blues and Blues.

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Van Morrison

Van Morrison (August 31, 1945 Pottinger-) a.k.a. George Ivan Morrison, Van the Man or The Belfast Cowboy is a British singer, musician, songwriter, lyricist, guitarist, actor, composer, record producer, artist and singer-songwriter. He has three children, Shana Morrison, Aibbe Rocca Morrison and Fionn Ivan Patrick Morrison.

His most important albums: Live at Austin City Limits Festival, The Great Van Morrison, The Best of Van Morrison, Volume 3, The Masters, The Healing Game, The Blues Buddies, T.B. Sheets, Super Hits, Poetic Champions Compose and Payin' Dues. Genres he performed: Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Blues, Country, Celtic music, Folk music, Jazz, Blue-eyed soul, Rock and roll, Jazz fusion, Soft rock, Skiffle, Pop music, Gospel music and Soul music.

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Dave Lawson

Dave Lawson (April 25, 1945 Alton-) a.k.a. Lawson, Dave or David C. Lawson is a British film score composer, keyboard player and sound designer.

Genres: Progressive rock.

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Brian Connolly

Brian Connolly (October 5, 1945 Govanhill-February 9, 1997 Slough) otherwise known as Connolly, Brian or Brian Francis Connolly was a British singer, singer-songwriter and musician.

Discography: Performs the Greatest Hits of The Sweet. Genres: Pop music, Rock music, Glam rock and Hard rock.

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Colin Hodgkinson

Colin Hodgkinson (October 14, 1945 Peterborough-) is a British bassist and musician.

His albums include Live Together and Extremely Live at Birmingham Town Hall. Genres he performed include Post-bop, Blues, Jazz and Blues rock.

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Knox (September 4, 1945 London-) a.k.a. Ian Carnochan is a British singer and songwriter.

His albums: Plutonium Express. Genres he performed include Punk rock.

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John Halsey

John Halsey (February 23, 1945 Highgate-) a.k.a. Barry Wom, Wom, Barry, Fatso, Patto or The Admiral is a British actor, musician, drummer and publican.

He is best known as the drummer for the punk rock band The Incredible String Band, as well as for his work as an actor in various films and television shows. Halsey was born and raised in Highgate, London, and started playing drums at a young age.

In addition to his music career, Halsey has also worked as a publican and owned several pubs in London, including The Admiral Codrington and The Tipperary. He has been involved in various activist causes throughout his life, including environmentalism and animal rights.

Halsey continues to perform and record music to this day, and has released several solo albums in addition to his work with The Incredible String Band. He also continues to act, with recent appearances in films such as Paddington 2 and the television series Riviera.

Halsey's musical career started in the early 1960s, with him performing in a number of jazz and rock bands in London. He joined The Incredible String Band in 1972, after the departure of Mike Heron, and played with them for several years. He also played with other bands and artists, such as the punk band The Ozric Tentacles and the musician Roger Eno.

Apart from his work in music and acting, Halsey is also a vocal supporter of prison reform and has worked with various organizations to promote the cause. He has written several articles and given numerous interviews on the subject, including a TEDx talk in 2014.

In 2017, Halsey was awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of East Anglia, in recognition of his contribution to music and activism. He is widely regarded as one of the most versatile and talented drummers of his generation, and continues to inspire musicians and fans alike with his performances and activism.

Halsey's involvement in activism is not limited to environmentalism, animal rights, and prison reform only. He has also participated in various causes such as anti-war activism and human rights issues. For instance, he has spoken about his opposition to the war in Iraq and supported the Stop the War Coalition. He has also given his support to the Palestinian cause, advocating for the recognition of Palestine as a state.

Aside from his achievements in music and activism, Halsey is also recognized for his work in film and television. In the film industry, he has acted in several notable films, including "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" and "Flash Gordon." On television, he has appeared in several shows, such as "Red Dwarf" and "Doctor Who." He also voiced a character in the animated series "Gumball."

Halsey's impact on the music industry has been profound. His drumming style is known for its energy, spontaneity, and creativity. He has been cited as an inspiration by many drummers, including Stewart Copeland of The Police and Matt Helders of the Arctic Monkeys. Halsey's work with The Incredible String Band has been particularly influential, and the band is considered to be one of the most important folk-rock groups of the 1960s and 1970s.

Overall, Halsey's career has been one of great versatility and range. His contributions to music, acting, and activism have made him a beloved and respected figure in British culture.

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Brian Godding

Brian Godding (August 19, 1945 Wales-) a.k.a. Godding, Brian is a British musician, composer and session musician.

His albums include Pierides. Genres: Pop music and Jazz fusion.

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Keith Nichols

Keith Nichols (February 13, 1945 United Kingdom-) is a British , .

His albums: Keith Nichols and . Genres he performed: Jazz.

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Francesca Annis

Francesca Annis (May 14, 1945 Kensington-) a.k.a. Francesca M. P. Annis is a British actor. She has three children, Taran Wiseman, Andreas Wiseman and Charlotte Wiseman.

Annis began her acting career in the 1960s and gained recognition for her roles in British films such as "Cleopatra" (1963) and "The Pleasure Girls" (1965). She also played Lady Macbeth in a production of the Shakespearean play in 1974. Annis has had a successful career on both stage and screen, with notable performances in TV shows such as "Reckless" and "Home Fires." She has been nominated for multiple awards throughout her career, including a BAFTA for her performance in "Lillie" (1978). In addition to her acting career, Annis has also been involved in activism and charity work, including supporting organizations that tackle homelessness and poverty.

Annis has also been praised for her work as a voice actor, lending her voice to various audiobook adaptations of classic literature. She has also narrated documentaries, such as "The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century" (1996). Annis has been in a number of successful stage productions, including the role of Gertrude in the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of "Hamlet" (1989). In 2016, she starred in the West End production of "The Glass Menagerie" and received critical acclaim for her performance. Annis is also known for her personal life, having been in high-profile relationships with actors Ralph Fiennes and Warren Beatty. Today, she continues to act on stage and screen, with recent performances in TV shows such as "Deadly Games" and "Agatha and the Curse of Ishtar."

Annis began her formal training as an actor at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London. Over the course of her career, she has worked with prestigious theater companies such as the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre. In 1993, Annis received an Olivier Award nomination for her performance in the play "Epitaph for George Dillon."

Outside of her career, Annis has been an advocate for environmental causes and has supported organizations that focus on conservation and protection of wildlife. She has also been vocal about her support for the Labour Party in UK politics.

Annis has also made appearances on popular TV shows such as "Agatha Christie's Marple" and "Midsomer Murders." In recent years, she has taken on more supporting roles in films such as "Red Joan" (2018) and "The King's Man" (2021).

Throughout her career, Annis has been praised for her versatility and chameleon-like ability to transform into a wide range of characters. She has also been celebrated for her timeless beauty and elegance. Annis continues to be an influential member of the British acting community, inspiring generations of actors with her work on stage and screen.

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John Rutter

John Rutter (September 24, 1945 London-) also known as John Milford Rutter CBE, John Milford Rutter, Rutter or Rutter, John is a British conductor, composer, editor, music arranger and record producer.

His most important albums: Distant Land, Gloria: The Sacred Music of John Rutter, Requiem, Gloria and Other Sacred Music (Polyphony feat. conductor: Stephen Layton), Requiem and other Sacred Music, Gloria: The Sacred Music of John Rutter, Be Thou My Vision (The Cambridge Singers and City of London Sinfonia feat. conductor: John Rutter), Three Musical Fables, The John Rutter Collection (The Cambridge Singers, The City of London Sinfonia feat. conductor: John Rutter) and Requiem: Five Anthems (The Turtle Creek Chorale, The Women's Chorus of Dallas feat. conductor: Timothy Seelig).

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Ian Whiteman

Ian Whiteman (May 18, 1945-) is a British graphic designer.

Genres he performed: Beat music, Pop music, Folk rock, Psychedelic rock, Blue-eyed soul and Pop rock.

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Miller Anderson

Miller Anderson (April 12, 1945 Renfrewshire-) also known as Anderson, Miller is a British singer and guitarist.

His discography includes: Blues Heart, Chameleon, Extremely Live at Birmingham Town Hall and Bright City. Genres he performed include Blues, Glam rock and Folk rock.

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Howard Marks

Howard Marks (August 13, 1945 Kenfig Hill-) a.k.a. Dennis Howard Marks, Marks, Howard or Mr Nice is a British author and actor. His children are Amber Marks, Francesca Marks, Patrick Marks and Myfanwy Marks.

His albums: Live & Unplugged.

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Roy 'Chubby' Brown

Roy 'Chubby' Brown (February 3, 1945 Grangetown-) also known as Royston Vasey or Brown, Roy 'Chubby' is a British , .

His albums include Take Fat and Party and Fat Out of Hell. Genres: Comedy.

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Bill Kenwright

Bill Kenwright (September 4, 1945 Liverpool-) otherwise known as Bill Kenwright CBE or Bill Kenwright, CBE is a British theatrical producer, actor, film producer and singer. His child is called Lucy Kenwright.

Kenwright started his career as an actor, starring in several West End productions and TV shows in the 1960s and 1970s. However, he found his true calling as a producer and has since produced over 200 productions on the West End and Broadway, including the long-running hit Blood Brothers, which he also directed. He is the chairman of Everton Football Club and has produced several films, including the critically acclaimed British comedy-drama, "The Elephant Man" (1980) and "Greenfingers" (2000). In 2004, he was awarded a CBE for his services to drama. He continues to produce theatre shows and has also ventured into the world of television production.

Kenwright is well-known for his passion for theatre and has been instrumental in promoting new talent in the industry. He founded his own production company, Bill Kenwright Ltd, in 1987, and since then has produced a wide variety of shows, ranging from classic dramas to blockbuster musicals. Some of his most successful productions include Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Jesus Christ Superstar, and The Wizard of Oz. In addition to his work in theatre and film, Kenwright is also a talented singer and has released several albums. He has received numerous awards for his contributions to the arts, including the Laurence Olivier Award for Outstanding Contribution to British Theatre. Despite his many achievements, he remains down-to-earth and dedicated to his craft, stating that "my whole life has been about putting on a show".

Kenwright has also been involved in several charitable endeavors throughout his career. He is a patron of the Theatre Royal Haymarket Masterclass Trust, which offers young people the opportunity to learn from industry professionals in the theatre world. He is also a supporter of the Nordoff Robbins music therapy charity, and has helped raise millions of pounds for the organization. In addition, he has served as a trustee for the Variety Club Children's Charity and the Echo Trust, which provides help and support for disadvantaged children and young people in Merseyside. Kenwright's impact on the British theatre scene cannot be overstated, and his contributions continue to inspire and influence generations of performers and producers alike.

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Nicky Chinn

Nicky Chinn (May 16, 1945 England-) is a British record producer.

Genres related to him: Pop music.

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Jill Haworth

Jill Haworth (August 15, 1945 Hove-January 3, 2011 New York City) a.k.a. Valerie Jill Haworth was a British actor.

She began her career on stage in London's West End and made her film debut in the iconic 1961 movie "Exodus" alongside Paul Newman and Eva Marie Saint. She is best known for her role as Sally Bowles in the original Broadway production of "Cabaret" in 1966, a role which earned her a Tony Award nomination. Haworth also appeared in numerous TV shows such as "The Fugitive," "Mission: Impossible," and "The Saint." Later in her career, she became a acting teacher and mentor, coaching actors in New York City. She passed away in 2011 at the age of 65 due to natural causes.

In addition to her roles in film, stage, and television, Jill Haworth was an accomplished singer and recorded several albums throughout her career. She also dabbled in writing and co-wrote the screenplay for the 1989 film "Nightlife." Haworth was known for her distinctive voice and unique sense of style, which contributed to her memorable performances on stage and screen. Her legacy as a talented performer and mentor lives on, as many of her former students remember her as a kind and insightful teacher who inspired them to pursue their passions in the arts.

Haworth was born in Hove, England to a Jewish family. She attended the Corona Theatre School and later studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. Her early stage credits included appearances in classic plays such as "The Crucible" and "Caesar and Cleopatra." After her success in "Cabaret," Haworth continued to act on stage, appearing in productions of "The Taming of the Shrew," "Arsenic and Old Lace," and "The Glass Menagerie," among others.

Despite her success on stage and screen, Haworth struggled with personal problems throughout her life. She was reportedly plagued by anxiety and depression, and had several tumultuous relationships. She also had a drinking problem and was known to occasionally abuse prescription drugs. In her later years, she lived alone in a small apartment in New York City's Greenwich Village, where she continued to teach acting until her death in 2011. Despite her personal struggles, Jill Haworth received rave reviews for her talent and will be remembered as a beloved performer and mentor in the world of theater and film.

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Johnnie Walker

Johnnie Walker (March 30, 1945 Olton-) a.k.a. Peter Waters Dingley or Walker, Johnnie is a British , .

entrepreneur and whisky brand founder. Johnnie Walker was born on March 30, 1945 in Olton, England and his birth name is actually Peter Waters Dingley. He is best known for founding the whisky brand, Johnnie Walker, which has become one of the most iconic spirits in the world. Walker started out as a grocer's son in the city of Kilmarnock, Scotland, where he began working with his father in the family grocery store. In 1820, he opened his own business selling blended whisky, which eventually evolved into the Johnnie Walker brand we know today. Today, Johnnie Walker is a global brand, with its signature "striding man" logo recognized the world over. In addition to his work in the whisky industry, Walker was also a philanthropist and gave generous donations to various charities throughout his life.

After Johnnie Walker's passing, the brand continued to grow and innovate, introducing new flavors and expanding its reach worldwide. In 1997, the brand became a part of the drinks giant, Diageo, which further increased its global presence. Today, Johnnie Walker continues to be a leader in the whisky industry, with its famous blends enjoyed by millions of people around the world. Johnnie Walker's legacy remains an inspiration to entrepreneurs and whisky lovers alike, and his dedication to his craft and philanthropic efforts have made a lasting impact on the world.

In addition to his work in the whisky industry and philanthropy, Johnnie Walker was also a prominent figure in Scottish society and politics. He served as a member of parliament for Kilmarnock Burghs from 1833 to 1834, and was a strong advocate for free trade and liberal economic policies. He also supported measures to improve living and working conditions for the working class, and was a champion of education and social reform. Outside of his professional and political life, Walker was an avid sportsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was also known for his love of music and was a talented violinist. His entrepreneurial spirit and dedication to quality have made Johnnie Walker a lasting symbol of excellence in the world of spirits, and his contributions to both business and society continue to be celebrated today.

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Jennifer Moss

Jennifer Moss (January 10, 1945 Wigan-October 5, 2006) also known as Jenny Moss or Moss, Jenny was a British actor.

She was best known for her roles in British TV dramas including "Emmerdale", "Coronation Street", "Brookside", and "Hollyoaks". Moss started her career in the entertainment industry as a child actor and made her professional debut in the radio play "The Lion and the Llama" at the age of 12. She went on to work in theatre and television, becoming a regular presence on British screens throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Alongside her acting career, Moss was also involved in activism and was a proud advocate for women's rights. She passed away in 2006 at the age of 61 due to cancer.

Throughout her career, Jennifer Moss received critical acclaim for her performances in various TV dramas. In "Coronation Street", she played the role of Lucille Hewitt's best friend, while in "Brookside", she portrayed the character of Anna Crilly. In "Emmerdale", Moss played the role of Patricia Harker, a character that she portrayed for five years.

Apart from her acting career, Moss was also involved in several political campaigns, including her support for the Anti-Nazi League and her advocacy for women's rights. Moss was also a supporter of Amnesty International and worked to promote human rights.

Moss's last TV appearance was in the British TV drama "Hollyoaks", where she played the character of Olive Kennett. She was diagnosed with cancer shortly after filming and passed away at the age of 61. Moss was remembered for her dedication to her craft and her contribution to the entertainment industry, as well as her commitment to supporting social causes.

Moss had a talent for comedy and was known for her ability to make people laugh. She was trained in improvisation and had a great sense of humor that made her a popular guest on TV talk shows. Moss also worked as a voice-over artist and provided the voice for several characters in animated TV shows.In addition to her activism, Moss was a keen supporter of the arts and was involved in several theatrical productions. She co-founded the Red Ladder Theatre Company with actor Richard Stirling and directed many of their productions. Moss was also an accomplished writer and wrote several plays, including "Sick Day" and "Ask for a Job". Moss's work was often centered around social issues, including homelessness, domestic violence, and mental health.Moss was remembered by her colleagues and fans as a talented and passionate actor who brought warmth and depth to her performances. Her legacy lives on through her work in the entertainment industry and her dedication to social causes.

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