Rock and Roll Birthdays August 4th

1901 – Louis Armstrong (“Hello Dolly”)
1936 – Elsberry Hobbs
 – bass vocalist for The Drifters (“Save The Last Dance For Me”)
1939 – Frankie Ford
 (“Sea Cruise”)
1940 – Larry Knechtel
 – keyboardist for Bread (“Make It With You”)
1941 – Timi Yuro 
(“Hurt”)
1943 – David Carr 
– keyboardist for The Fortunes (“You’ve Got Your Troubles”)
1947 – Paul Layton
 – bassist for The New Seekers (“I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”)
1947 – Dave Manders
 – guitar / lead vocals for Paper Lace (“The Night Chicago Died”)
1951 – Roy Flowers
 – drummer for Sweet Sensation (“Sad Sweet Dreamer”)