Mary Wilson (singer)
Wilson at Moscow’s Spaso House on February 2, 2011
|Born||March 6, 1944 (age 69)
Greenville, Mississippi, U.S.
|Occupations||Singer, author, actress|
|Labels||Motown (1961–1980), CEO Records (1991–1992),
H-D-H Records (2009 – present)
|Associated acts||The Supremes|
Mary Wilson (born March 6, 1944) is an American vocalist, best known as a founding member of The Supremes. Wilson remained with the group following the departures of Florence Ballard in 1967 and Diana Ross in 1970, and until the group disbanded in 1977. Wilson has since released two solo albums and released two autobiographies, Dreamgirl: My Life As a Supreme and Supreme Faith: Someday We’ll Be Together, both books later released as an updated combination. She has since carried on her career as a concert performer, musical activist and organizer of various museum displays of the Supremes’ famed costumes. Wilson was inducted along with Ross and Ballard (as member of the Supremes) into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1988.
Kiki Dee in 1974
|Birth name||Pauline Matthews|
|Born||6 March 1947 (age 66)|
|Origin||Little Horton, Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire, England|
|Labels||Fontana, Tamla Motown, Rocket,Columbia/EMI|
|Associated acts||Elton John|
She is best known for her 1976 duet with Elton John, entitled “Don’t Go Breaking My Heart“, which went to Number 1 both in the UK Singles Chart and the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. In 1993 she performed another duet with Elton John for his Duets album, a cover version of Cole Porter‘s “True Love“, which reached No. 2 in the UK. During her career, Kiki Dee has released 39 singles, three EPs and 12 albums. Kiki’s latest single “Sidesteppin’ With A Soul Man” released in October 2013 will be her 40th single release.
Wes Montgomery, 1965
|Birth name||John Leslie Montgomery|
|Born||March 6, 1923
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
|Died||June 15, 1968 (aged 45)
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
|Genres||Jazz, soul jazz, crossover jazz,mainstream jazz, hard bop|
|Labels||Riverside, Verve, A&M|
|Associated acts||Montgomery Brothers, Lionel Hampton, Paul Chambers, Freddie Hubbard, Cannonball Adderley,Harold Land, Nat Adderley, Jimmy Smith, Don Sebesky, Jimmy Jones,Milt Jackson, Jimmy Cobb, Percy Heath, Tommy Flanagan|
|Gibson L-5 CES|
John Leslie “Wes” Montgomery (March 6, 1923 – June 15, 1968) was an American jazz guitarist. He is widely considered one of the major jazz guitarists, emerging after such seminal figures as Django Reinhardt and Charlie Christian and influencing countless others, including George Benson, Kenny Burrell, Royce Campbell, Grant Green, Jimi Hendrix, Steve Howe, Russell Malone, Pat Martino, Pat Metheny, Lee Ritenour, Randy Napoleon, and Emily Remler.
Tom Arnold (actor)
Arnold at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival
|Born||Thomas Duane Arnold
March 6, 1959 (age 54)
Ottumwa, Iowa, U.S.
|Occupation||Actor, comedian, television host|
Julie Lynn Champnella
|Children||Jax Copeland Arnold (2013)|
Thomas Duane “Tom” Arnold (born March 6, 1959) is an American actor and comedian. He has appeared in many films, perhaps most notably True Lies (1994). He was the host of The Best Damn Sports Show Period for four years.
|Birth name||Christopher Alan Broderick|
|Born||March 6, 1970 (age 43)
Lakewood, Colorado, USA
|Genres||Heavy metal, thrash metal, hard rock, speed metal, power metal,progressive metal, classical music|
|Instruments||Guitar, keyboards, vocals, bass,violin, piano|
|Associated acts||Megadeth, Jag Panzer, Nevermore|
|Ibanez RG1527 Prestige 7 String
Jackson Soloist Signature Models
Christopher Alan Broderick (born March 6, 1970) is the lead and rhythm guitarist of the American heavy metal band Megadeth. He currently resides in Sherman Oaks, California. Formerly the lead guitarist and keyboardist for Jag Panzer, he appeared on four of Jag Panzer’s albums The Age of Mastery, Thane to the Throne (a concept album about Shakespeare‘s Macbeth), Mechanized Warfare and Casting the Stones before moving on to Megadeth, replacing Glen Drover. Before joining Megadeth and while still in Jag Panzer, he was also a touring guitarist for Nevermore between 2001 and 2003 and then again between 2006 and 2007.