February 19th, 1943 Lou Christie is born

Feb 19, 2014

By Valerie Massie

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US singer Lou Christie was born on this day in 1943. He also went to No. 1 on the US singles chart today (on his 23rd birthday) with ‘Lightnin’ Strikes.’

Famous for his three-octave vocal range, he also had two earlier hits with ‘The Gypsy Cried’ and ‘Two Faces Have I.’

He turns 71 today.

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