Cancer Drummers

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Ringo Starr
(The Drummer of the Rock Band 'The Beatles')
Ringo Starr
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Birthdate: July 7, 1940
Birthplace: Dingle, Liverpool, England

English musician, singer, and songwriter, Ringo Starr, gained international fame as the drummer for the rock band, the Beatles. Raised by a single mother, he had a difficult childhood. He sought solace in music and it became his vocation. After finding success with the Beatles, he embarked on a solo career as well.

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Mick Fleetwood
(Musician)
Mick Fleetwood
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Birthdate: June 24, 1947
Birthplace: Redruth, Cornwall, England
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Stewart Copeland
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Birthdate: July 16, 1952
Birthplace: Alexandria, Virginia, USA
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Don Henley
(Founding Member, Drummer and Co-Lead Vocalist of the Rock Band 'The Eagles')
Don Henley
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Birthdate: July 22, 1947
Birthplace: Gilmer, Texas, United States

Don Henley is an American record producer, singer, songwriter, and musician. A founding member of Eagles, Henley contributed immensely to the success of the band. Don Henley has also been successful as a solo artist, selling more than 10 million albums and winning two Grammy Awards. In 2008, Rolling Stone magazine named him among the greatest singers of all time.

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Jim Gordon
(Musician)
Jim Gordon
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Birthdate: July 14, 1945
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Mitch Mitchell
(Drummer, Actor, Film actor)
Mitch Mitchell
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Birthdate: July 9, 1947
Birthplace: Ealing
Died: November 12, 2008
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Ian Paice
(Drummer)
Ian Paice
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Birthdate: June 29, 1948
Birthplace: Nottingham
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Eric Carr
(Drummer, Musician)
Eric Carr
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Birthdate: July 12, 1950
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: November 24, 1991
 9 
Kate Nash
(Singer-songwriter)
Kate Nash
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Birthdate: July 6, 1987
Birthplace: Harrow, London, England, UK
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Michael Shrieve
(Composer, Percussionist)
Michael Shrieve
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Birthdate: July 6, 1949
Birthplace: San Francisco
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Jason Bonham
(Drummer, Actor)
Jason Bonham
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Birthdate: July 15, 1966
Birthplace: Dudley
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Artimus Pyle
(Drummer)
Artimus Pyle
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Birthdate: July 15, 1948
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky
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Marky Ramone
(Known for Being the Drummer of the 'Ramones’ Between 1978 and 1983)
Marky Ramone
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Birthdate: July 15, 1952
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Marky Ramone is a drummer best known for creating his own band Marky Ramone and the Intruders. Born as Marc Steven Bell, he adopted the name Marky Ramone when he joined the band the Ramones as a young man. He has also performed for a number of other punk rock and heavy metal bands. 

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Kang Min-hyuk
(South Korean Musician, Actor)
Kang Min-hyuk
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Birthdate: June 28, 1991
Birthplace: Ilsan-gu, Goyang, South Korea

Kang Min-hyuk is a South Korean singer-songwriter, musician, and actor. He is best known for his association with the popular rock band CNBLUE, for which he plays the drums. Also known for his philanthropic efforts, Kang Min-hyuk donated 10 million won to help those affected by forest fires in Sokcho and Goseong County. 

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Jack Irons
(Drummer)
Jack Irons
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Birthdate: July 18, 1962
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Stone Gossard
(Musician)
Stone Gossard
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Birthdate: July 20, 1966
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, USA
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John Dolmayan
(Drummer of System of a Down)
John Dolmayan
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Birthdate: July 15, 1973
Birthplace: Beirut, Lebanon
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Sandy West
(Former Drummer with the hard rock group The Runaways in the 1970s)
Sandy West
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Birthdate: July 10, 1959
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States
Died: October 21, 2006
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Cuco
(Musical Artist)
Cuco
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Birthdate: June 26, 1998
Birthplace: Hawthorne, California, United States
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Steve Jocz
(Former drummer for the Canadian rock band Sum 41)
Steve Jocz
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Birthdate: July 21, 1981
Birthplace: Ajax, Canada
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Nora En Pure
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Birthdate: July 20, 1990
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa

South African-born Daniela Di Lillo, or Nora En Pure, grew up in Switzerland, where she was introduced to music as a child. Now a world-renowned sensation in electronic music, she is known as the Queen of Deep House. The International Dance Music Award winner was previously also part of the Helvetic Nerds.

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Tony Allen
(Drummer)
Tony Allen
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Birthdate: July 20, 1940
Birthplace: Lagos, Nigeria
Died: April 30, 2020
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Ashton Irwin
(Drummer, Singer)
Ashton Irwin
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Birthdate: July 7, 1994
Birthplace: Hornsby

Ashton Irwin is an Australian musician and singer-songwriter best known for his association with the famous pop-rock band, 5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS). In 2020, he was adjudged the third-Best Rock Drummers In The World Right Now by the popular music website, MusicRadar. Over the years, Ashton Irwin has been vocal about his struggles with substance abuse and alcoholism.

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Joe Morello
(Jazz Drummer Best Known for Playing with Pianist ‘Dave Brubeck Quartet’)
Joe Morello
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Birthdate: July 17, 1928
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 12, 2011
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Philly Joe Jones
(American drummer)
Philly Joe Jones
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Birthdate: July 15, 1923
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
Died: August 30, 1985
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Tomas Haake
(Musician)
Tomas Haake
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Birthdate: July 13, 1971
Birthplace: Örnsköldsvik, Sweden
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Louie Bellson
(Musician)
Louie Bellson
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Birthdate: July 6, 1924
Birthplace: Rock Falls, Illinois, U.S.
Died: February 14, 2009
Kjetil-Vidar Haraldstad
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Birthdate: June 28, 1973
Birthplace: Øyer Municipality, Norway

Kjetil-Vidar Haraldstad is a Norwegian musician and drummer best known for his association with popular black metal bands 1349 and Satyricon. Over the years, he has also contributed to the success of many other bands including Gorgoroth and Keep of Kalessin. He is counted among the most proficient and fastest drummers in the history of extreme metal and black metal.

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Terry Chimes
(Drummer)
Terry Chimes
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Birthdate: July 5, 1956
Birthplace: Stepney, London, England
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John Keeble
(Musician, Drummer)
John Keeble
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Birthdate: July 6, 1959
Birthplace: Hampstead
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Andy Newmark
(Drummer who was a member of Sly and the Family Stone and has played with John Lennon, Pink Floyd, David Bowie, and Roxy Music)
Andy Newmark
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Birthdate: July 14, 1950
Birthplace: Port Chester, New York, United States
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Daniel de los Reyes
(Percussionist)
Daniel de los Reyes
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Birthdate: July 18, 1962
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
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Orri Páll Dýrason
(Former Drummer of Sigur Rós Who Left the Band amid Sexual Assault Allegations)
Orri Páll Dýrason
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Birthdate: July 4, 1977
Birthplace: Iceland

The son of a footballer, Icelandic musician Orri Páll Dýrason is best known as the former drummer of the post-rock band Sigur Rós. He quit the band amid allegations of sexual assault by a fan on Instagram. He later defended his innocence through a Facebook post.

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Ralph Molina
(Drummer)
Ralph Molina
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Birthdate: June 22, 1943
Birthplace: Puerto Rico
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Brian Chippendale
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Birthdate: July 22, 1973
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
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Rashied Ali
(Jazz drummer)
Rashied Ali
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Birthdate: July 1, 1933
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: August 12, 2009
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Kavka Shishido
(Drummer, Actress)
Kavka Shishido
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Birthdate: June 23, 1985
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
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Suzette Quintanilla
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Birthdate: June 29, 1967
Birthplace: Lake Jackson, Texas, United States