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Bass Player Birthdays

         

         




January

January

Bass players born in January

January 01: Al McKibbon (1919); Andy Gonzalez (1951); Tom Abbs (1972)
January 02: Keith Gregory (1963)
January 03: John Paul Jones (1946); Guy Pratt (1962)
January 04: Brian Ray (1955); Peter Steele (1962); Caitlín O'Riordan (1965); Lena Abé (1983)
January 05: Phil Thornalley (1960); Kelly Nickels (1965); Robbie Crane (1969); Troy Van Leeuwen (1970); Phil Joel (1973)
January 06: Neil Simpson (1959); Muzz Skillings (1960); Camila Grey (1979)
January 07: Don Payne (1933); Kathy Valentine (1959)
January 08: Chuck Metcalf (1931); Lee Jackson (1943); Jeff Abercrombie (1969)
January 09: Kenny MacLean (1956)
January 10: Bob Lang (1946); William Parker (1952)
January 11: Ed Schuller (1955)
January 12: Matt Wong (1973)
January 13: Boris Gardiner (1943); James "JLo" LoMenzo (1959)
January 14: Lamar Williams (1949); Mark Egan (1951); Jim Suplee (1952); John Avila (1957); Jon Liebman (1960); Patricia Morrison (1962); Jorge Pescara (1966); Marco Hietala (1966)
January 15: Tim Hauff (1952); Duke Erikson (1953); Joel Quarrington (1955)
January 16: Sandy Block (1917)
January 17: Jeff Berlin (1953); Andy Rourke (1964); Squarepusher (1975)
January 18: Don Thompson (1940); R. Stevie Moore (1952); Jeanne Sagan (1979)
January 19: Israel Crosby (1919); Jeff Pilson (1959)
January 20: Chuck Domanico (1944); Ian Hill (1951); Scott Thunes (1960); Greg Kriesel (1965); James Genus (1966)
January 21: Steve Gilmore (1943); Cordell Crockett (1965)
January 22: Alan Silva (1939); Eberhard Weber (1940)
January 23: Curtis Counce (1926); Bill Cunningham (1950); Richard Finch (1954); Nicholas Harmer (1975)
January 24: Glenn Worf (1954); John Myung (1967)
January 25: Wellman Braud (1891); Gary Tibbs (1958)
January 26: Ashley Hutchings (1945); Jorge Casas (1950); Steve Jay (1951)
January 27: Henri Texier (1945); Mike Patton (1968)
January 28: Billy Bass Nelson (1951)
January 29: James Jamerson (1936); Eddie Jackson (1961); Michael O'Brien (1975)
January 30: Ahmed Abdul-Malik (1927); Trevor Dunn (1968)
January 31: Alan Doughty (1966); Mike "Fat Mike" Burkett (1967)

Bass players who died in January

January 01: Charles Fambrough (2011)
January 04: Paul Chambers (1969); Phil Lynott (1986); Mick Karn (2011)
January 05: Charles Mingus (1979); Milan "Mejla" Hlavsa (2001)
January 07: Fred Hopkins (1999); Phil Kennemore (2011)
January 10: Eddie Safranski (1974)
January 11: Chuck Metcalf (2012)
January 15: Dee Murray (1992)
January 18: Henry E. Davis (2012)
January 20: John Levy (2012)
January 24: Leonard Gaskin (2009)
January 25: Dick Kniss (2012)
January 26: Joe Benjamin (1974)
January 27: Eddie Calhoun (1994)
January 29: Willie Dixon (1992); Malachi Favors (2004)
January 30: Wes Wehmiller (2005)

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February

February

Bass players born in February

February 01: Rick James (1948); Chuck Dukowski (1954)
February 02: Ross Valory (1949); Alphonso Johnson (1951); Robert DeLeo (1966)
February 03: Eric Haydock (1943); Arthur "Killer" Kane (1949); Tim Chandler (1960); Jayen Varma (1961); Neal Miner (1970)
February 04: Rick Burch (1975)
February 05: Rick Laird (1941); Michael Andrew "Duff" McKagan (1964)
February 06: Nelson Boyd (1928); Larry Grenadier (1966)
February 07: Alan Lancaster (1949); Chris Minh Doky (1969)
February 08: Dave Meros (1956); Paul Barker (1958); Stuart Hamm (1960); Will Turpin (1971)
February 09: Walter Page (1900); Len Skeat (1937); Craig Courtney (1959); Rachel Bolan (1966)
February 10: Rufus Reid (1944); Kenny Edwards (1946); Steve Bailey (1960); Cliff Burton (1962)
February 11: Dave Pegg (1947)
February 12: Joe Schermie (1946); Bill Laswell (1955); Byron Stroud (1969); Jim Creeggan (1970)
February 13: Bob Daisley (1950); Ed Gagliardi (1952); Peter Hook (1956); Tony Butler (1957)
February 14: Jack Lesberg (1920); Steve Fossen (1950); Carmine Rojas (1953)
February 15: David Brown (1947); Mikey Craig (1960); Dirk Schlächter (1965)
February 16: Jim "Jimbo" Richardson (1941); Bill Noertker (1961)
February 17: Fred Frith (1949); John Hassall (1981)
February 18: Skip Battin (1934); Jasper Stainthorpe (1961)
February 19: Ron Mathewson (1944); Mark Andes (1948); Francis Buchholz (1954)
February 20: Walter Becker (1950); Jon Brant (1954); Paweł Mąciwoda (1967)
February 21: Paul Newton (1946); Jean-Jacques Burnel (1952); Eric Wilson (1969); Tad Kinchla (1973)
February 22: Graham Lewis (1953); Jon Brant (1955); Rodney Whitaker (1968)
February 23: Jeff Beres (1971)
February 24: Lonnie Turner (1947); Bob Magnusson (1947); Colin Farley (1959)
February 25: David Stensen (1947); Doug Yule (1947); Frank Russell (1957)
February 26: Mike Richmond (1948); Tim Commerford (1968)
February 27: John B. Williams (1941); Tobias "Eggi" Exxel (1973)
February 28: Danny McCormack (1972)
February 29: Justin Meacham (1980)

Bass players who died in February

February 02: Sid Vicious (1979); Patrick "Spike" Cairn Hughes (1987)
February 04: Paul Gardiner (1984)
February 05: Doug Watkins (1962)
February 10: Dave Alexander (1975)
February 12: Roger Patterson (1991)
February 18: Patrick Waite (1993)
February 19: Kelly Groucutt (2009)
February 23: Howie Epstein (2003)
February 28: Tom "T-Bone" Wolk (2010)

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March

March

Bass players born in March

March 01: Eddie Jones (1929)
March 02: Doug Watkins (1934); Buell Neidlinger (1936); Mark Evans (1956)
March 03: Pierre Michelot (1928); Jimmy Garrison (1934)
March 04: Chris Squire (1948); Kermit Driscoll (1956); Jason Newsted (1963); Jason Sellers (1971)
March 05: Russell Leetch (1982)
March 06: Red Callender (1916); Milan "Mejla" Hlavsa (1951); Ricardo Martinez (1969)
March 07: Chris White (1943); Francis "Rocco" Prestia (1951); Leon Sylvers III (1953)
March 08: "Sweet" Charles Sherrell (1943); Randy Meisner (1946); Karl E. H. Seigfried (1973)
March 09: Louie Spears (1935); John Cale (1942); Robert Sledge (1968)
March 10: Jeff Ament (1963); Karl Alvarez (1964)
March 11: Rob Wright (1954)
March 12: Rich Appleman (1946); Steve Harris (1956); Fabrizio Grossi (1967); Ben Kenney (1977)
March 13: Bob Haggart (1914); Rustee Allen (1953); Greg Norton (1959); Adam Clayton (1960)
March 14: Jim Pons (1943); Chris Redburn (1957)
March 15: Phil Lesh (1940); Mark Hoppus (1972)
March 16: Brian Torff (1954); Wolfgang Van Halen (1991)
March 17: Michael Ivins (1963); Melissa Auf der Maur (1972)
March 18: György Pazdera (1957); Stuart Zender (1974)
March 19: Curley Russell (1917); Chris Brubeck (1952); Billy Sheehan (1953); Dominique DiPiazza (1959)
March 20: Stray Straton (1953)
March 21: Conrad Lozano (1951); Share Pedersen (1963); Danny Miranda (1964)
March 22: Carl Frederick Tandberg (1910); Jerry Jemmott (1946)
March 23: Johannes Matthias Sperger (1750)
March 24: Edouard Nanny (1872); Carol Kaye (1935); Dougie Thomson (1951); Steve LaSpina (1954); Patrick Scales (1965)
March 25: Larry Gales (1936); Nick Lowe (1949); Jeffrey Walker (1969)
March 26: Justin Meldal-Johnsen (1970)
March 27: Victor Bailey (1960)
March 28: Andy Cousin (1963)
March 29: Bernard Georges (1965)
March 30: Mark McClelland (1976)
March 31: Guy Maddison (1965); Stefan Olsdal (1974)

Bass players who died in March

March 06: Bud Cockrell (2010); Joe Byrd (2012)
March 08: Red Callender (1992); Mike Starr (2011)
March 09: Monty Budwig (1992)
March 10: Dave Blood (2004); Dennis Irwin (2008)
March 11: Ludwig Streicher (2003)
March 21: Leo Fender (1991)
March 22: Iko Castro-Neves (2006); Israel "Cachao" López (2008)
March 25: Joe Schermie (2002)

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April

April

Bass players born in April

April 01: Ronnie Lane (1946); Frank Tusa (1947); Apollyon (1974); Charlotte Cooper (1986)
April 02: Leon Wilkeson (1952); Dave Bronze (1952)
April 03: Scott LaFaro (1936); Dee Murray (1946); James MacDonough (1970)
April 04: Gene Ramey (1913); Danny Thompson (1939); Berry Oakley (1948); Mike Starr (1966); Magnus Sveningsson (1972)
April 05: Kevin Turner (1961); Kevin Corrigan (1983)
April 06: John Stax (1944); Joe Gittleman (1968)
April 07: Domenico Carlo Maria Dragonetti (1763); Kelly LeMieux (1967)
April 08: Václav Jiskra (1881); Tommy Cogbill (1932); Mel Schacher (1951); Paul Gray (1972)
April 09: Terry Night (1943); Lori Black (1954); Franz Pillinger (1960)
April 10: Fred Smith (1948); Bryce Soderberg (1980)
April 11: Dylan Keefe (1970); Oliver "Ollie" Riedel (1971)
April 12: Guy Berryman (1978)
April 13: Louis Johnson (1955); Jack Casady (1944); Hiro Yamamoto (1961)
April 14: Kenny Aaronson (1952); Manny Patino (1961); Martyn LeNoble (1969)
April 15: Richard Davis (1930); Gene Cherico (1935); Frankie Poullain (1967)
April 16: John Gustafson (1944); John Bentley (1951); Ian MacKaye (1962); Jason Scheff (1962); Wojtek Pilichowski (1969); Ted Lundström (1974)
April 17: Buster Williams (1942); Roy Estrada (1943); Maxim Janowsky (1943)
April 18: Tommy Shannon (1946); Rick Johnson (1980)
April 19: Adam Buszko (1975)
April 20: Tim Drummond (1941); Rob Stoner (1948); Rob Ruiz (1953); Avishai Cohen (1971); Mikey Welsh (1971)
April 21: Walt Yoder (1914); Todd Phillips (1953); Jerry Only (1959)
April 22: Charles Mingus (1922); Paul Chambers (1935); Barry Guy (1947); Shavo Odadjian (1974)
April 23: Mark Schatz (1955); Paul Clifford (1968); Carlos Dengler (1974)
April 24: Aaron Bell (1922); Glenn Cornick (1947); Nigel Harrison (1951); Captain Sensible (1954); Billy Gould (1963); Brian Marshall (1973); Tyson Ritter (1984)
April 25: Stu Cook (1945); John Mole (1949); Alex Zuker (1951); Eric Avery (1965); Georg Breinschmid (1973)
April 26: Dave Pomeroy (1956); Jay DeMarcus (1971); Adrian Lambert (1972)
April 27: Jon Deak (1943); Will Boyd (1979)
April 28: Kim Gordon (1953)
April 29: Andy Simpkins (1932); Klaus Voormann (1938); Nicky Orta (1964); Jari Kainulainen (1970); Robert “Bubby” Lewis (1986)
April 30: Percy Heath (1923)

Bass players who died in April

April 01: Johann Joseph Abert (1915)
April 02: Oscar G. Zimmerman (1987)
April 04: Gito Baloi (2004)
April 07: Jimmy Garrison (1976)
April 10: Stuart Sutcliffe (1962)
April 14: Pete Farndon (1983); Peter Steele (2010)
April 16: Domenico Carlo Maria Dragonetti (1846)
April 17: Felix Pappalardi (1983); Teddy Kotick (1986)
April 18: Bernard Edwards (1996); Cordell "Boogie" Mosson (2013)
April 19: Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen (2005)
April 23: Doug Rauch (1979); Jimmy Woode (2005); Chris Ethridge (2012)
April 28: Steve Currie (1981); Percy Heath (2005); Lonnie Turner (2013)

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May

May

Bass players born in May

May 01: Ludvig Hegner (1851); Nick Feldman (1955); Paul Gardiner (1958); D'arcy Wretzky (1968)
May 02: John Glascock (1951)
May 03: Jymie Merritt (1926); Bruce Hall (1953)
May 04: Ron Carter (1937); Georg "Jojje" Wadenius (1945); Darryl Hunt (1950); Mike Dirnt (1972)
May 05: Kevin Mooney (1962)
May 06: David Friesen (1942)
May 07: Ken Koblun (1946); Michael Formanek (1958); Ted Pewitt (1967); Peter Askim (1971)
May 08: Paul Samwell-Smith (1943)
May 09: Pete Birrell (1941); Tom Petersson (1950); Paul "Guigsy" McGuigan (1971)
May 10: Bakithi Kumalo (1956); Sid Vicious (1957); Graham Gouldman (1946); Anthony Wellington (1965)
May 11: Les Chadwick (1943)
May 12: Gary Peacock (1935)
May 13: Peter "Overend" Watts (1947); Mickey Madden (1979); Chris Barker (1980)
May 14: Jack Bruce (1943); Alec Dankworth (1960); Mike Inez (1966); Hunter Burgan (1976)
May 15: Iko Castro-Neves (1940); Gary Thain (1948)
May 16: Michael Moore (1945); Richard Page (1953); Krist Novoselic (1965)
May 17: Trent Reznor (1965); Josh Homme (1973)
May 18: Frederick Zimmermann (1906)
May 19: Pops Foster (1892); Cecil McBee (1935); Steve Currie (1947); Dusty Hill (1949)
May 20: Kit Clark (1967); Kenny Vasoli (1984)
May 21: John Dalton (1943); Trevor Bolder (2013)
May 22: Dan Roberts (1967)
May 23: Danny Klein (1946); Gregory Jones (1961); Richard Jones (Stereophonics) (1974)
May 24: Max Bennett (1928); Dave Peacock (1945)
May 25: Lloyd Trotman (1923)
May 26: Steve Hanley (1959); Kristen Pfaff (1967); Francisco "Pancho" Tomaselli (1974)
May 27: Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen (1946)
May 28: Leland Sklar (1947)
May 29: Mike Porcaro (1955); Noel Gallagher (1967)
May 30: Klaus Flouride (1949); Dann Glenn (1950); Sven Pipien (1967); Kianna Alarid (1978)
May 31: Igor Saavedra (1966); Eric Revis (1967); Christian McBride (1972)

Bass players who died in May

May 03: Lloyd Brevett (2012)
May 04: Adam Yauch (2012)
May 06: Donald "Ean" Evans (2009)
May 11: Noel Redding (2003)
May 13: Johannes Matthias Sperger (1812); Donald "Duck" Dunn (2012)
May 16: James Dewar (2002); Wayman Tisdale (2009)
May 20: William Howard "Monk" Montgomery (1982)
May 24: Paul Gray (2010)
May 25: Marshall Lytle (2013)
May 26: George Morrow (1992); John Harrison (2012)
May 27: Giovanni Legrenzi (1690)
May 30: Carl Radle (1980); John Kahn (1996)
May 31: Eddie Jones (1997)

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June

June

Bass players born in June

June 01: Simon Gallup (1960)
June 02: Matthew Garrison (1970); Tim Rice-Oxley (1976)
June 03: Dave Alexander (1947); Mike Gordon (1965)
June 04: Teddy Kotick (1928); Dave Pybus (1970); Stefan Lessard (1974)
June 05: Eugene Wright (1923); Tom Evans (1947); Aaron "P-Nut" Wills (1974)
June 06: Tony Levin (1946); Tom Araya (1961); Jay Bentley (1964); Sean Yseult (1966); Murdoc Niccals (1966); Sasha Krivtsov (1967)
June 07: Dave Torbert (1948); Jonas Hellborg (1958); Henkka Seppälä (1980)
June 08: Eugene Cruft (1887); Ed de Vos (1952)
June 09: Trevor Bolder (1950); Dean Felber (1967)
June 10: Charnett Moffett (1967); Marko Paasikoski (1978)
June 11: Jamaaladeen Tacuma (1956)
June 12: John Wetton (1949); Pete Farndon (1952); Kira Roessler (1961); Bobby Sheehan (1968); Adrian Jackson (1970)
June 13: John Kahn (1947); Paul De Lisle (1963); Robert Merrill (1963)
June 14: John Simmons (1918); Marcus Miller (1959); Ray Riendeau (1966); Chris Chaney (1970)
June 15: Lee Dorman (1942); Mervyn "Muff" Winwood (1943); Kai Eckhardt (1961)
June 16: John Rostill (1942); Patrick Waite (1958); Matt Noveskey (1976)
June 17: Chuck Rainey (1940); Martin Kean (1961); Sheila Chipperfield (1975)
June 18: Paul McCartney (1942); Carl Radle (1942); Stefano Scodanibbio (1956)
June 19: Squid Vicious (1952); Bill “The Buddha” Dickens (1958)
June 20: Brian Wilson (1942); Alan Longmuir (1949); Michael Anthony (1955); John Taylor (1960); Barry Sparks (1968)
June 21: Philippe Aerts (1964)
June 22: Larry Junstrom (1949); Garry Gary Beers (1957); Alan Anton (1959); Jurek Dybal (1977)
June 23: Milt Hinton (1910); Stuart Sutcliffe (1940); Glenn Letsch (1949); Anthony Jackson (1952); Randy Jackson (1956); Max Dimoff (1968)
June 24: Mike de Albuquerque (1947); John Illsley (1949); Andy McCluskey (1959); Curt Smith (1961)
June 25: Mike Kroeger (1972)
June 26: Ludwig Streicher (1920); Reggie Workman (1937); Larry Taylor (1942); Larry Gray (1954); Colin Greenwood (1969); Johan Niemann (1977)
June 27: Dan Andriano (1977); John Warne (1979)
June 28: David Knights (1945); Taka Hirose (1967); Tim Nordwind (1976); Tim McCord (1979)
June 29: Ike Sturm (1978); Michael Shuman (1985)
June 30: Stanley Clarke (1951)

Bass players who died in June

June 02: Andy Simpkins (1999)
June 04: Sergei Aleksandrovich Koussevitzky (1951); Eugene Cruft (1976); Ronnie Lane (1997)
June 05: Dee Dee Ramone (2002)
June 06: Marvin Isley (2010)
June 14: John Kirby (1952)
June 16: Kristen Pfaff (1994)
June 17: Karl Mueller (2005)
June 23: Pete Quaife (2010)
June 24: Dave Carpenter (2008)
June 25: John Koko (2012)
June 27: John Entwistle (2002); Tomas Celechovsky (2012)

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July

July

Bass players born in July

July 01: Willie Dixon (1915); John Ford (1948); Juan Garcia-Herreros (1977)
July 02: Pete Briquette (1954)
July 03: John Heard (1938); Andy Fraser (1952); Kavyen Temperley (1978)
July 04: Harvey Brooks (1944); Matt Malley (1963)
July 05: Gunnar Thomsen (1975); Nick O'Malley (1985)
July 06: Louis Vola (1902); Jet Harris (1939)
July 07: Jim Rodford (1941); Michael Henderson (1951)
July 08: Joe B. Mauldin (1940); Marty Ballou (1960)
July 09: Frank Bello (1965)
July 10: Major Holley (1924); Martyn P. Casey (1960)
July 11: Oscar D'León (1943); Scott Shriner (1965)
July 12: Jean-François "J.F." Jenny-Clark (1944); Taiji (1966)
July 13: Steve Brown (1890); Leroy Vinnegar (1928); Bruno Råberg (1954); Mark Mendoza (1955)
July 14: Chris Cross (1952); Todd Coolman (1954); John Maurer (1964); Chris Steele (1984)
July 15: Chi Cheng (1970); Jonathan Noyce (1971); Chot Ulep (1974)
July 16: Rafael Escudero (1898); Tony Jackson (1938)
July 17: Abraham Laboriel, Sr. (1947); Geezer Butler (1949)
July 18: Frank Proto (1941); Neil Stubenhaus (1953); Lynn Seaton (1957)
July 19: Phil Upchurch (1941); Alan Gorrie (1946)
July 20: Arnold Fishkind (1919); Peter Ind (1928); John Lodge (1945)
July 21: Howie Epstein (1955)
July 22: Pat Badger (1967)
July 23: Bill Lee (1928); Pedro Aznar (1959); Jonathan Gallant (1975)
July 24: Mick Karn (1958)
July 25: Keter Betts (1928); Mark Clarke (1950); Verdine White (1951); Matt Bissonette (1961)
July 26: Sergei Aleksandrovich Koussevitzky (1874)
July 27: Karl Mueller (1963); Rex Brown (1964); Kristoffer Gildenlöw (1978)
July 28: Jim Hughart (1936); Gerald Veasley (1955)
July 29: Dennis Parker (1945); Hal Robinson (1952); Geddy Lee (1953)
July 30: Jeffrey Hammond-Hammond (1946)
July 31: Karl Green (1947); Uriah Duffy (1975); Allan von Schenkel (1975)

Bass players who died in July

July 02: Ray Brown (2002)
July 03: John Lindsay (1950); Curley Russell (1986)
July 06: Scott LaFaro (1961); Skip Battin (2003)
July 10: Travis Bean (2011)
July 07: Giovanni Bottesini (1889)
July 11: George Duvivier (1985)
July 13: Arthur Kane (2004)
July 16: Bob Babbitt (2012)
July 17: Chas Chandler (1996)
July 19: Al Lucas (1983)
July 27: Leon Wilkeson (2001)
July 28: Aaron Bell (2003)
July 29: Jason Thirsk (1996); Al McKibbon (2005); Art Davis (2007)
July 30: Jimmy Blanton (1942)
July 31: Curtis Counce (1963)

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August

August

Bass players born in August

August 01: Franz Simandl (1840); Boz Burrell (1946)
August 02: Albert Stinson (1944); Jason Fifield (1972)
August 03: B. B. Dickerson (1949); Lee Rocker (1961)
August 04: Elsberry Hobbs (1936); Sami Yaffa (1963)
August 05: David Hungate (1948); Stan Wright (1958); Adam Yauch (1964)
August 06: Charlie Haden (1937); Ryan Martinie (1975)
August 07: Pete Way (1951); Andy Fraser (1952); John Menegon (1954)
August 08: Paul Jackson (1961)
August 09: Butch Warren (1939); Bruce Thomas (1954); Arion Salazar (1970)
August 10: Leo Fender (1909); Chuck Israels (1936); Hansi Kürsch (1966); Hervé Jeanne (1972)
August 11: Jim Kale (1943); Andy Bell (1970)
August 12: Giovanni Legrenzi (1626); Morty Black (1960); Phil Palombi (1970)
August 13: Jonathan Arendt (1949); Cliff Fish (1949); Michael Bradley (1959)
August 14: Larry Graham (1946); Bruce Thomas (1948)
August 15: George Morrow (1925); Lane Baldwin (1956); Adam Yauch (1969); Tim Foreman (1978)
August 16: Tim Farriss (1957); Matt Lukin (1964); Jason Everman (1967); Bob Hardy (1980); Hadrien Feraud (1984)
August 17: George Duvivier (1920); Colin Moulding (1955)
August 18: Eddie Brookshire (1941); Carl Wayne (1943); Nigel Griggs (1949); John Rees (1951); Alex Katunich (a/k/a Dirk Lance) (1976)
August 19: Pat Senatore (1935); John Deacon (1951); David Neubert (1953); Matt McKenna (1975)
August 20: Phil Lynott (1949); John Clayton (1952)
August 21: Rodney Richardson (1917); Travis Bean (1947); Glenn Hughes (1951); Tom Kennedy (1960)
August 22: Malachi Favors (1927); Juan Croucier (1959); Robert Levon Been, a.k.a. Robert Turner (1978)
August 23: John Lindsay (1894); Avery Sharpe (1954); Julian Casablancas (1978)
August 24: David Freiberg (1938); Mike Huckabee (1955); Oteil Burbridge (1967)
August 25: Leonard Gaskin (1920); Gene Simmons (1949); Charles Fambrough (1950); Eerie Von (1964)
August 26: David Finck (1958); Shawn Economaki (1973)
August 27: Tim Bogert (1944); Glen Matlock (1956); Jeffrey Steele (1961); Tony Kanal (1970)
August 28: Joe Osborn (1937)
August 29: Adolf Mišek (1875); Me’Shell Ndegéocello (1968)
August 30: Charles Colbert (1944); Horace Panter (1953); Christopher Colangelo (1964)
August 31: Cleveland Eaton (1939); Ritt Henn (1958); Uwe Wessel (1960)

Bass players who died in August

August 01: John Mole (2006)
August 02: James Jamerson (1983)
August 03: Frederick Zimmermann (1967); Leroy Vinnegar (1999)
August 06: Rick James (2004); Keter Betts (2005)
August 11: Israel Crosby (1962)
August 12: Gene Cherico (1994)
August 15: Louis Vola (1990); Bob Birch (2012)
August 17: Bernard Odum (2004)
August 18: Tony Jackson (2003); Kenny Edwards (2010)
August 20: Bobby Sheehan (1999)
August 22: Charles Flores (2012); Maxim Janowsky (2013)
August 25: Doug Stegmeyer (1995)
August 26: Carl Frederick Tandberg (1988)
August 30: John Stockfish (2012)

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September

September

Bass players born in September

September 01: Willie Ruff (1931); Marshall Lytle (1933); Graham Maby (1952); Bruce Foxton (1955); Al Garcia (1958); Omar Rodríguez-López (1975)
September 02: Grachan Moncur II (1915)
September 03: dUg Pinnick (1950); Jason McCaslin (1980)
September 04: Blackie Lawless (1956); Lonnie Plaxico (1960); Peter Hume (1985)
September 05: Joe Long (1941); Juan Alderete (1963)
September 06: Roger Waters (1944); Patrick O'Hearn (1954)
September 07: Dave King (1954); Brad Houser (1960); Brent Liles (1963)
September 08: Wilbur Ware (1923); Kelly Groucutt (1945); Benjamin Orr (1947); Will Lee (1952); David "Shuffle" Steele (1960); Mike Wittig (1976)
September 09: George Mraz (1944); Bruce Palmer (1946)
September 10: Pete Tolson (1951)
September 11: Victor Wooten (1964); Leah Randi (1970)
September 12: Tony Stevens (1949); Joëlle Léandre (1951); Richard Drexler (1956); Wes Wehmiller (1971)
September 13: Peter Cetera (1944)
September 14: Israel "Cachao" López (1918); Doug Rauch (1950); Raymond Earl (1951); Craig Montoya (1970)
September 15: Arvell Shaw (1923); Lee Dorman (1942); Jerry Dixon (1967)
September 16: Bernie Calvert (1942); Ron Blair (1948); Dave Blood (1956); Vicki Blue (1959); Donald "Ean" Evans (1960)
September 17: Bill Black (1926)
September 18: Dee Dee Ramone (1951)
September 19: Nick Massi (1927)
September 20: Johann Joseph Abert (1832); Red Mitchell (1927); Chuck Panozzo (1948); Ben Shepherd (1968)
September 21: Oscar G. Zimmerman (1910); Slam Stewart (1914); Tommy Potter (1918); Bobby Tench (1944); Adam Nitti (1970); Sam Rivers (1977)
September 22: Dieter Ilg (1934); Doug Wimbish (1956); Johnette Napolitano (1957); Matt Sharp (1969)
September 23: Jimmy Woode (1926); Steve Boone (1943)
September 24: Carson Van Osten (1946); Sean McNabb (1965)
September 25: Jerry Penrod (1946); Steven Severin (1955)
September 26: George Brazier (1913); Mark Dresser (1952)
September 27: Robbie Shakespeare (1953)
September 28: Emmett Chapman (1936); Norris Jones, a/k/a "Sirone" (1940); Charles Gambetta (1953)
September 29: Les Claypool (1963)
September 30: Oscar Pettiford (1922); Jack Hegyi (1958); Robby Takac (1964); John Campbell (1972)

Bass players who died in September

September 02: Bruce Waibel (2003)
September 04: David Brown (2000)
September 06: Arnold Fishkind (1999)
September 08: Oscar Pettiford (1960)
September 09: Wilbur Ware (1979)
September 10: Vernon Handley (2008)
September 12: Larry Gales (1995)
September 15: Steve Brown (1965)
September 17: Jack Lesberg (2005)
September 19: John Simmons (1979)
September 21: Jaco Pastorius (1987); Boz Burrell (2006)
September 23: Aladár Pege (2006)
September 27: Cliff Burton (1986)

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October

October

Bass players born in October

October 01: Dave Holland (1946); Martin Turner (1947); Mark Helias (1950); Joseph Patrick Moore (1969); Nadja Peulen (1979)
October 02: Richard Hell (1949); Mike Rutherford (1950); Sting (1951); Bobo Lavorgna (1952)
October 03: Allen Woody (1955)
October 04: Eddie Gomez (1944); Steve Swallow (1940); John Willie "Shifty" Henry (1941); Jim Fielder (1947); Robert Hurst (1964)
October 05: Jimmy Blanton (1918); Peter A. Jones (1961)
October 06: Lee Allen Zeno (1954); Tommy Stinson (1966)
October 07: Dave Hope (1949)
October 08: Aladár Pege (1939); Robert "Kool" Bell (1950); C.J. Ramone (1965)
October 09: John Entwistle (1944); Mat Osman (1967); Bjorn Englen (1971)
October 10: William Howard "Monk" Montgomery (1921); Fred Hopkins (1947)
October 11: Rachel Haden (1971); Dominic Aitchison (1976); Gabe Saporta (1979)
October 12: James Dewar (1942)
October 13: Ray Brown (1926)
October 14: Steve Vantsis (1969); Nick Fyffe (1972)
October 15: Palle Danielsson (1946)
October 16: C. F. "Fred" Turner (1943); Cordell "Boogie" Mosson (1952); Michael Peter Balzary (a/k/a "Flea") (1962)
October 17: Paul Ellison (1941); Pino Palladino (1957)
October 18: Billy Cox (1941); Dan Lilker (1963); Esperanza Spalding (1984)
October 19: Patrick "Spike" Cairn Hughes (1908)
October 20: Mark King (1958); Paul Wilson (1978)
October 21: Tetsu Yamauchi (1946); Marc Johnson (1953); Hubbard (1957); Nick Oliveri (1971); Brian Pittman (1980)
October 22: Cris Kirkwood (1960); Darryl Jenifer (1960)
October 23: Greg Ridley (1947); Gary Grainger (1953); Roberto Trujillo (1964)
October 24: Bill Wyman (1936); Jay Anderson (1955)
October 25: Chubby Jackson (1918); John Levén (1963)
October 26: Bootsy Collins (1951)
October 27: Barre Phillips (1934); Arild Andersen (1945); Garry Tallent (1949)
October 28: Richard Bona (1967)
October 29: David Paton (1949); Kristin Korb (1969)
October 30: Timothy B. Schmit (1947)
October 31: Bernard Edwards (1952); Kyle Sokol (1974); Charlie Moniz (1980)

Bass players who died in October

October 01: Chubby Jackson (2003); Bruce Palmer (2004)
October 02: Ahmed Abdul-Malik (1993)
October 03: Benjamin Orr (2000); Lloyd Trotman (2007)
October 04: Bruce Palmer (2004)
October 05: Butch Warren (2013)
October 12: Edouard Nanny (1942)
October 14: B.B. Cunningham (2012)
October 20: Adolf Mišek (1955); Paul Raven (2007)
October 21: Bill Black (1965)
October 22: Norris Jones, a/k/a "Sirone" (2009)
October 25: Major Holley (1990)
October 29: Wellman Braud (1966); Pops Foster (1969); Rodney Richardson (2005)

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November

November

Bass players born in November

November 01: Ric Grech (1946); Tim Landers (1956)
November 02: Dave Pegg (1947); Bobby Dall (1963); Ron McGovney (1963); Reginald "Fieldy/Reggie" Arvizu (1969)
November 03: Henry Grimes (1935); Nick Simper (1945); Michael Dimin (1959)
November 04: Joe Benjamin (1919); Dave Carpenter (1959)
November 05: Jan-Olof Strandberg (1956)
November 06: George Young (1947); Keith Horne (1957); Mike Herrera (1976)
November 07: Lewis Worrell (1934)
November 08: Randy Gregg (1969)
November 09: Joe Bouchard (1948); Don Schiff (1955)
November 10: Greg Lake (1947); Abby Travis (1969); Lars Lehmann (1972); Niko Hurme (1974); Chris Joannou (1979)
November 11: Vernon Handley (1930); Chris Dreja (1945); Pat Daugherty (1947); Bruce Barthol (1947); Jesse F. Keeler (1976)
November 12: Sam Jones (1924); David Ellefson (1964)
November 13: Eddie Calhoun (1921); Tetsuo Sakurai (1957)
November 14: Homer Mensch (1914); Alec John Such (1951); Brian Yale (1968)
November 15: Rick Kemp (1941); Steve Fossen (1949)
November 16: Al Lucas (1916); Gary Mounfield (1962)
November 17: Ben Allison (1966)
November 18: Rudy Sarzo (1950); Vitold Rek (1955)
November 19: Phil Spalding (1957)
November 20: Gary Karr (1941); Gail Ann Dorsey (1962)
November 21: Brian Ritchie (1960); Alex James (1968)
November 22: Ron McClure (1941); Aston "Family Man" Barrett (1946); Tina Weymouth (1950); Geoff Rosenberg (1953)
November 23: Ray Drummond (1946); Geoff Gascoyne (1963)
November 24: Donald "Duck" Dunn (1941); Edgar Meyer (1960); Rob "Blasko" Nicholson (1969)
November 25: Tim Armstrong (1966)
November 26: Bob Babbitt (1937); John McVie (1945); Marten Andersson (1974)
November 27: Trevor "Dozy" Davies (1944); Joris Teepe (1962)
November 28: Terry Plumeri (1944); Dennis Irwin (1951)
November 29: Coleridge Goode (1914); Michael Dempsey (1958)
November 30: Bob Moore (1932); Leo Lyons (1943); Roger Glover (1945); John Moyer (1973); Dougie Poynter (1987)

Bass players who died in November

November 02: Carson Smith (1997)
November 07: Ludvig Hegner (1923)
November 08: Red Mitchell (1992)
November 11: Berry Oakley (1972)
November 17: John Glascock (1979)
November 19: Tom Evans (1983); Greg Ridley (2003)
November 24: Walter Booker (2006); Kenny MacLean (2008)
November 26: John Rostill (1973)
November 30: John Willie "Shifty" Henry (1958)

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December

December

Bass players born in December

December 01: Jaco Pastorius (1951); Brad "Big Bad Brad" Delson (1977)
December 02: Tom McGuinness (1941); Rick "Sav" Savage (1960); Nate Mendel (1968); Chris Wolstneholme (1978); Tal Wilkenfeld (1986)
December 03: Emil Brenkus (1913); Joe Lally (1963)
December 04: Chris Hillman (1944); Donovan Stokes (1972); Morten Veland (1977)
December 05: Art Davis (1934); Brian Bromberg (1960)
December 06: Jay Leonhart (1940); Miroslav Vitous (1947); Harvie S (1948)
December 07: Ronnie Boykins (1932); Mads Vinding (1948); Lucas Pickford (1970)
December 08: Nathan East (1955); Johnny Rod (1957)
December 09: Dennis Dunaway (1946); Nick Seymour (1958)
December 10: Bob Cranshaw (1932); Jim Ferguson (1950); John Goldsby (1958)
December 11: Mike Mesaros (1957); Nikki Sixx (1958); Darryl Jones (1961); Dave Schools (1964)
December 12: Nick Dimichino (1967); Paz Lenchantin (1973)
December 13: Dana Strum (1958); Trey Gunn (1960); Danny Lohner (1970); Lauri Porra (1977); Matt Deis (1983)
December 14: Cliff Williams (1949); Randy Pratt (1953); Tim Skold (1966)
December 15: Bruce Gertz (1952); Paul Simonon (1955); Nick Beggs (1961); Tim Gaines (1962)
December 16: Laurence Cottle (1962); Hugo Prinsen Geerligs (1973)
December 17: Walter Booker (1933); Mike Mills (1958); Mick Quinn (1969)
December 18: Chas Chandler (1938); Dave Luetkenhoelter (1982)
December 19: Jimmy Bain (1947); Ed Bennett (1951); Gerry McAvoy (1951); Mikko "Migé" Paananen (1974)
December 20: Mike Watt (1957); Bob Skeat (1963)
December 21: Cameron Brown (1945); Alex Blake (1951)
December 22: Giovanni Bottesini (1821); Brian Locking (1940); John Patitucci (1959); Jeff Song (1963)
December 23: Dave Murray (1956)
December 24: Ian Fraser "Lemmy" Kilmister (1945); Tom "T-Bone" Wolk (1951); Ian Burden (1957); Renaud Garcia-Fons (1962); Millard Powers (1965)
December 25: Eddie Safranski (1918); Emory Gordy, Jr. (1944); Noel Redding (1945); Jason Thirsk (1967)
December 26: Monty Budwig (1926); Gordon Edwards (1946); George Porter, Jr. (1947)
December 27: Les Maguire (1941); Dean Bernardini (1973)
December 28: Hugh McDonald (1950)
December 29: Rick Danko (1942)
December 30: Felix Pappalardi (1939); Steve Edmondson (1969)
December 31: John Kirby (1908); Pete Quaife (1943); Tom Hamilton (1951); Jimmy Haslip (1951); Hank Van Sickle (1961)

Bass players who died in December

December 02: Walt Yoder (1978); Bob Haggart (1998)
December 05: Arvell Shaw (2002)
December 07: Tommy Cogbill (1982); Dave Torbert (1982)
December 08: Gary Thain (1975); Gene Ramey (1984)
December 09: Homer Mensch (2005)
December 10: Slam Stewart (1987); Rick Danko (1999); Emil Brenkus (2007)
December 15: Franz Simandl (1912); Sam Jones (1981)
December 16: Václav Jiskra (1962)
December 19: Milt Hinton (2000)
December 20: Walter Page (1957)
December 21: Lee Dorman (2012)
December 24: Nick Massi (2000)

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