1937 – Steel guitar-playing supremo Buddy Emmons is born in Mishawaka, Ind. You can hear his playing on records by J.J. Cale, k d lang and the Everly Brothers.
1937 – Born on this day, Bob Bogle, guitar, The Ventures, (1960 UK No.4 single ‘Perfidia’, 1960 US No.2 ‘Walk Don’t Run’).
1937 – Born on this day, Billie Jo Spears, US female singer, (1975 UK No.6 single ‘Blanket On The Ground’).
1937 – Welsh songbird Shirley Bassey, who sang the theme to Goldfinger, is born in Tiger Bay.