January 18 "International House Music Day" How old is too old to dj?? (if there such thing) Still DJing decades later The Midnight Son. Who is still creating new memories for fans and who is simply relegated to nostalgia Can You Still be a DJ Today ? From the late 70s to late 90s, DJ's ruled the dance music scene in America and abroad. Frankie Knuckles Francis "Frankie" Nicholls (January 18, 1955 – March 31, 2014) popularized house music.