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Number of Records Matching Query: 550
 
ADELAIDE BISHOP
 
Date Died: Friday 20 June 2008
Description: Vocalist, US
Cause of Death: Car accident

AGUSTIN BARRIS
 
Date Died: Monday 7 August 1944
Description: Guitarist, Compser, Paraguayan

AL BOWLLY
 
Date Died: Thursday 17 April 1941
Description: Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Explosion

ALAN BATES
 
Date Died: Sunday 28 December 2003
Description: Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer

AMBAR BOSE
 
Date Died: Friday 12 July 2013
Description: American entrepreneur, electrical engineer and sound engineer.

ANDREW B STERLING
 
Date Died: Thursday 11 August 1955
Description: Composer of lyrics, USA

ANDREW BISSET
 
Date Died: Thursday 14 April 2005
Description: Vocalist, Author,

ANNE BANCROFT
 
Date Died: Monday 6 June 2005
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Uterine Cancer

ANNE BAXTER
 
Date Died: Thursday 12 December 1985
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Brain Aneurysm

ARCHIE BLEYER
 
Date Died: Monday 20 March 1989
Description: Composer, Pianist, Arranger, USA
Cause of Death: Parkinson

ART BLAKEY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 16 October 1990
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

ARTHUR BENJAMIN
 
Date Died: Sunday 10 April 1960
Description: Pianist, Composer of music, Australia

ARTHUR Q. BRYAN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 18 November 1959
Description: Comedian and voice actor
Cause of Death: Heart attack

BABATUNDE OLATUNJI
 
Date Died: Sunday 6 April 2003
Description: Drummer, USA

BAKER KNIGHT
 
Date Died: Wednesday 12 October 2005
Description: Songwriter, USA

BALLARD MACDONALD
 
Date Died: Sunday 17 November 1935
Description: Tin Pan Alley lyricist.

BARBARA ACKLIN
 
Date Died: Friday 27 November 1998
Description: Vocalist,Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

BARBARA BILLINGLEY
 
Date Died: Saturday 16 October 2010
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Polymyalgia

BARBARA BUCHHOLZ
 
Date Died: Tuesday 10 April 2012
Description: Flute, Vocalist, Germany

BARBARA CALLCOTT
 
Date Died: Friday 10 May 2013
Description: Actress, Australia

BARBARA COWSILL
 
Date Died: Thursday 31 January 1985
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Emphysema

BARBARA LEE
 
Date Died: Friday 15 May 1992
Description: Vocalist, USA

BARBARA ORBISON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 6 December 2011
Description: Entrepreneur, Music Producer, Publisher

BARBARA STANWYCK
 
Date Died: Sunday 21 January 1990
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Congestive heart disease

BARNEY BIGARD
 
Date Died: Friday 27 June 1980
Description: Saxophonist, Clarinetist, Band Leader, Composer, Conductor

BARNEY KESSEL
 
Date Died: Tuesday 6 April 2004
Description: Guitarist
Cause of Death: Cancer , Brain

BARNEY MARTIN
 
Date Died: Monday 21 March 2005
Description: Actor. USA

BARNEY RAPP
 
Date Died: Saturday 12 December 1970
Description: Drummer, Band Leader, USA

BARNEY WILEN
 
Date Died: Saturday 25 May 1996
Description: Vocalist, Saxophonist, France

BARRY BECKETT
 
Date Died: Wednesday 10 June 2009
Description: Keyboardist, Record Producer, USA

BARRY FEY
 
Date Died: Sunday 28 April 2013
Description: Promoter, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide

BARRY LEE HALL JR.
 
Date Died: Monday 24 January 2011
Description: Trumpeter, music director and band leader

BARRY MCKENNA
 
Date Died: Thursday 5 April 2012
Description: Banjoist, Ireland

BARRY PRITCHARD
 
Date Died: Monday 11 January 1999
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK

BARRY THORNTON
 
Date Died: Sunday 28 July 2002
Description: Guitarist, Australia

BARRY WHITE
 
Date Died: Sunday 6 July 2003
Description: Pianist, Vocalist, Composer, Producer, Arranger, Band Leader, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

BASHFUL BROTHER OSWALD
 
Date Died: Thursday 17 October 2002
Description: Guitarist, USA

BASIL KIRCHIN
 
Date Died: Saturday 18 June 2005
Description: Drummer, Composer, UK

BEA ARTHUR
 
Date Died: Saturday 25 April 2009
Description: Actress, Singer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BEBE DANIELS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 16 March 1971
Description: Actress, singer, USA

BELA BARTOK
 
Date Died: Wednesday 26 September 1945
Description: Composer and pianist, Hungary

BELINDA EMMETT
 
Date Died: Saturday 11 November 2006
Description: Singer, Actress, Australia
Cause of Death: Breast Cancer

BEN GAZZARA
 
Date Died: Friday 3 February 2012
Description: Actor, Director, USA

BEN KERR
 
Date Died: Friday 17 June 2005
Description: Vocalist, CA

BEN POLLACK
 
Date Died: Monday 7 June 1971
Description: Band Leader, Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging

BEN RALEIGH
 
Date Died: Wednesday 26 February 1997
Description: Composer
Cause of Death: Not Known

BEN SELVIN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 15 July 1980
Description: Band leader, Record producer and innovator in recorded music.
Cause of Death: Heart attack

BEN SELVIN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 15 July 1980
Description: Bandleader, record producer

BEN WEBSTER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 20 September 1972
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA

BEN WEISMAN
 
Date Died: Sunday 20 May 2007
Description: Comoser of music, USA

BENJAMIN BRITTEN - (1913 - 1976)
 
Date Died: Saturday 4 December 1976
Description: Composer, Conductor, Violist, Pianist.
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

BENNIE BENJAMIN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 2 May 1989
Description: Composer of music, USA

BENNIE GREEN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 23 March 1977
Description: Trombonist, USA

BENNY CARTER
 
Date Died: Saturday 12 July 2003
Description: Saxophonist, Arranger, USA
Cause of Death: Complications of Bronchitis

BENNY GOODMAN
 
Date Died: Friday 13 June 1986
Description: Clarinetist, Arranger, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Attack

BENNY HILL
 
Date Died: Sunday 19 April 1992
Description: Comedian, Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Heart failure

BERNARD COUTAZ
 
Date Died: Sunday 26 December 2010
Description: Musical publisher

BERNARD EDWARDS
 
Date Died: Thursday 18 April 1996
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

BERNARD GREENHOUSE
 
Date Died: Sunday 13 March 2011
Description: Cellist, USA

BERNARD HERRMANN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 24 December 1975
Description: Composer of music, USA

BERNARD HORSFALL
 
Date Died: Saturday 26 January 2013
Description: Actor, UK

BERNARD VITET
 
Date Died: Wednesday 3 July 2013
Description: Trumpeter, France

BERNARDO SASSETTI
 
Date Died: Thursday 10 May 2012
Description: Film producer, Composer film scores, Portugal

BERNICE PETKERE
 
Date Died: Friday 7 January 2000
Description: Composer of music, USA

BERNIE DWYER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 4 December 2002
Description: Drummer, UK
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

BERNIE LOWE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 1 September 1993
Description: Composer, record producer, arranger, pianist, bandleader.

BERNIE MCGANN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 17 September 2013
Description: Saxophonist, Australia
Cause of Death: Aged 76 years

BERNIE NOLAN
 
Date Died: Thursday 4 April 2013
Description: Actress, singer, entertainer,UK

BERNIE WAYNE
 
Date Died: Sunday 18 April 1993
Description: Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

BERRY OAKLEY
 
Date Died: Saturday 11 November 1972
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Motor cycle accident

BERT AMBROSE
 
Date Died: Friday 11 June 1971
Description: Violinist, Band leader,UK
Cause of Death: Not known

BERT JANSCH
 
Date Died: Wednesday 5 October 2011
Description: Songwriter, Guitarist, Scotland
Cause of Death: Cancer

BERT KAEMPFERT
 
Date Died: Saturday 21 June 1980
Description: Trumpeter, Band Leader, Composer, Germany
Cause of Death: Stroke

BERT KALMAR
 
Date Died: Thursday 18 September 1947
Description: Composer, Lyrist, USA

BERT KEYES
 
Date Died: Monday 21 July 1980
Description: Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Not Known

BERT SOMMER
 
Date Died: Monday 23 July 1990
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Liver Failure

BERT WEEDON
 
Date Died: Friday 20 April 2012
Description: Guitarist, UK

BESSIE SMITH
 
Date Died: Sunday 26 September 1937
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Car accident

BETTE DAVIS
 
Date Died: Monday 16 October 1989
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Breast cancer

BETTY CARTER
 
Date Died: Saturday 26 September 1998
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BETTY COMDEN
 
Date Died: Thursday 23 November 2006
Description: Lyricist, Screenwriter, Actress, USA

BETTY GRABLE
 
Date Died: Monday 2 July 1973
Description: Actress, Singer, Dancer
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

BETTY HUTTON
 
Date Died: Sunday 11 March 2007
Description: Actress, vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Complications from colon cancer

BETTY MCQUADE
 
Date Died: Monday 26 December 2011
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, Australia

BEVERIDGE WEBSTER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 30 June 1999
Description: Pianist, USA

BEVERLY GARLAND
 
Date Died: Friday 5 December 2008
Description: Actress, USA

BIG BOPPER - JP RICHARDSON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 February 1959
Description: Vocalist , DJ, USA
Cause of Death: Airplane crash

BIG JIM SULLIVAN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 2 October 2012
Description: Guitarist, UK

BIG JOE TURNER
 
Date Died: Sunday 24 November 1985
Description: Vocalist, Composer, US A
Cause of Death: Stroke

BIG JOE WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Friday 17 December 1982
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

BIG MACEO MERRIWEATHER
 
Date Died: Thursday 26 February 1953
Description: Pianist, US
Cause of Death: Stroke

BIG MAMA THORNTON
 
Date Died: Monday 25 June 1984
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Alcohole abuse, Heart disease

BIG TINY LITTLE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 3 March 2010
Description: Pianist, US

BILL BIXBY
 
Date Died: Thursday 28 January 1993
Description: Actor, Director, USA
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

BILL BLACK
 
Date Died: Thursday 21 October 1965
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Brain tumor

BILL BOYD
 
Date Died: Wednesday 7 December 1977
Description: Singer and guitarist. USA

BILL BOYD - (MUSICIAN)
 
Date Died: Wednesday 7 December 1977
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA

BILL CARLISLE
 
Date Died: Monday 17 March 2003
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

BILL CARSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 February 2007
Description: Guitarist, USA

BILL COWSILL
 
Date Died: Friday 17 February 2006
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Emphysema, Cushing

BILL DIXON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 16 June 2010
Description: Trumpeter, Composer, visual artist, USA

BILL DOGGETT
 
Date Died: Wednesday 13 November 1996
Description: Pianist. Arranger, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BILL DOSS
 
Date Died: Monday 30 July 2012
Description: A co-founder of The Elephant 6 Recording Company

BILL EVANS
 
Date Died: Monday 15 September 1980
Description: Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Cirrhosis of the liver and Bronchial Pneumonia.

BILL EYDEN
 
Date Died: Friday 15 October 2004
Description: Drummer, UK

BILL GOODWIN
 
Date Died: Friday 9 May 1958
Description: Actor, USA

BILL HALEY
 
Date Died: Monday 9 February 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: The exact cause of his death is controversial.

BILL HORTON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 24 January 1995
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

BILL HUNTER
 
Date Died: Saturday 21 May 2011
Description: Actor, Australian
Cause of Death: Cancer

BILL JOHNSON
 
Date Died: Sunday 3 December 1972
Description: Bassist, Banjoist, Guitarist, USA

BILL JUSTIS
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 July 1982
Description: Trumpeter, Saxophonist, Composer, Arranger, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BILL KENNEDY
 
Date Died: Monday 27 January 1997
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Emphysema

BILL LEAR - AUDIO 8 TRACK-RECORDING
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 May 1978
Description: Manufacturer, USA

BILL MATTHEWS
 
Date Died: Monday 10 February 2003
Description: Vocalist, USA

BILL MONROE
 
Date Died: Monday 9 September 1996
Description: Vocalist, Mandolin, Guitar, USA
Cause of Death: Lymph Cancer

BILL PEACH
 
Date Died: Tuesday 27 August 2013
Description: Australian television journalist

BILL PORTER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 7 July 2010
Description: Recording, Audio engineer

BILL PUTT
 
Date Died: Wednesday 7 August 2013
Description: Bassist, guitarist, Vocalist, Australia

BILL ROBINSON
 
Date Died: Friday 25 November 1949
Description: Dancer, actor
Cause of Death: Heart failure

BILL WHITE
 
Date Died: Sunday 8 September 1996
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Car accident

BILLE BROWN
 
Date Died: Sunday 13 January 2013
Description: Stage, film and television actor and acclaimed playwright. Australia

BILLHARRIS
 
Date Died: Saturday 10 December 1988
Description: Guitarist, UK

BILLIE HOLIDAY
 
Date Died: Friday 17 July 1959
Description: Vocalist, US
Cause of Death: Cirrhosis of the liver

BILLIE JO SPEARS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 14 December 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA

BILLY BANG
 
Date Died: Monday 11 April 2011
Description: Violinist, USA

BILLY BARNES
 
Date Died: Tuesday 25 September 2012
Description: Composer and lyricist, USA

BILLY DANIELS
 
Date Died: Friday 7 October 1988
Description: Vocalist, USA

BILLY ECKSTINE
 
Date Died: Monday 8 March 1993
Description: Vocalist, Actor , USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

BILLY FURY
 
Date Died: Friday 28 January 1983
Description: Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Heart Disease

BILLY GRAMMER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 10 August 2011
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

BILLY GUY
 
Date Died: Thursday 20 June 2002
Description: Vocalist, USA

BILLY HILL (SONGWRITER)
 
Date Died: Tuesday 24 December 1940
Description: Pianist, Violinist, Composer of songs, UK

BILLY HORTON
 
Date Died: Monday 23 January 1995
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

BILLY JOHNSON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 6 May 1987
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

BILLY JONES
 
Date Died: Thursday 9 February 1995
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide.

BILLY JONES (SINGER)
 
Date Died: Saturday 23 November 1940
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA

BILLY MACKENZIE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 22 January 1997
Description: Vocalist, GB
Cause of Death: Suicide by a drug overdose.

BILLY MAY
 
Date Died: Thursday 22 January 2004
Description: Trumpeter, Arranger, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

BILLY MURCIA
 
Date Died: Monday 6 November 1972
Description: Drummer
Cause of Death: Alcohol and Heroin

BILLY MURRAY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 17 August 1954
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Disease

BILLY PRESTON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 6 June 2006
Description: Keyboardist, USA
Cause of Death: Kidney Failure

BILLY ROSE
 
Date Died: Thursday 10 February 1966
Description: Impresario, theatrical showman, lyricist, US

BILLY RUSH MASTERS
 
Date Died: Thursday 2 July 1981
Description: Composer, Arranger. Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Hepatitis.

BILLY SCOTT
 
Date Died: Saturday 17 November 2012
Description: Vocalist, USA

BILLY STEWART
 
Date Died: Saturday 17 January 1970
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Car Accident

BILLY STRAYHORN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 31 May 1967
Description: Pianist, Arranger, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer of the esophagus

BILLY THORPE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 28 February 2006
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

BILLY VAUGHN
 
Date Died: Thursday 26 September 1991
Description: Band Leader, Producer, Arranger, Conductor
Cause of Death: Cancer

BILLY WALKER
 
Date Died: Sunday 21 May 2006
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Car Accident

BILLY WILLIAMSON
 
Date Died: Friday 22 March 1996
Description: Guitarist, Steel GuitarIst, USA

BILLY WINDSOR
 
Date Died: Wednesday 5 January 1994
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

BILLY WRIGHT
 
Date Died: Monday 28 October 1991
Description: Vocalist,USA
Cause of Death: Not known

BING CROSBY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 4 October 1977
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

BIX BEIDERBECKE
 
Date Died: Thursday 6 August 1931
Description: Cornet, Composer, Pianist
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

BJ WILSON
 
Date Died: Monday 8 October 1990
Description: Drummer, UK
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

BLAKE EDWARDS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 15 December 2010
Description: Film director, screen and scriptwriter, producer, actor, USA

BLIND LEMON JEFFERSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 12 December 1929
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: The cause of death is unknown

BLIND WILLIE JOHNSON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 18 September 1945
Description: Guitarist, USA

BLIND WILLIE MCTELL
 
Date Died: Wednesday 19 August 1959
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Brain Haemorrhage

BLOSSOM SEELEY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 17 April 1974
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

BLUE BARRON
 
Date Died: Saturday 16 July 2005
Description: Band Leader, Arranger

BO DIDDLEY
 
Date Died: Monday 2 June 2008
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

BO HANNSON
 
Date Died: Saturday 24 April 2010
Description: keyboard player/composer, Sweden

BOB ATCHER
 
Date Died: Sunday 31 October 1993
Description: Vocalist, USA

BOB BABBITT
 
Date Died: Monday 16 July 2012
Description: Bassist, USA

BOB BOGLE
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 June 2009
Description: Guitarist, Bassist, US
Cause of Death: Hodgkin

BOB BROZMAN
 
Date Died: Friday 24 May 2013
Description: Guitarist, USA

BOB CROSBY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 9 March 1993
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Band leader, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BOB DENVER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 2 August 2005
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BOB DYER
 
Date Died: Monday 9 January 1984
Description: Entertainer, radio personality, banjoist, Australia/USA

BOB FLANIGAN
 
Date Died: Sunday 15 May 2011
Description: Vocalist , USA

BOB GADDY
 
Date Died: Thursday 24 July 1997
Description: Pianist, singer, songwriter, USA

BOB HITE
 
Date Died: Sunday 5 April 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack, heroin related

BOB HOPE
 
Date Died: Sunday 27 July 2003
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

BOB HORN
 
Date Died: Sunday 31 July 1966
Description: TV host, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

BOB KEANE
 
Date Died: Saturday 28 November 2009
Description: Clarinetist, USA
Cause of Death: Non-Hodgkins lymphoma

BOB LUMAN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 27 December 1978
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

BOB MARLEY
 
Date Died: Monday 11 May 1981
Description: Vocalist, Gutarist, Composer, Jamaica
Cause of Death: Lung & Brain Cancer

BOB MCBRIDE
 
Date Died: Friday 20 February 1998
Description: Vocalist, Canada
Cause of Death: Hepatitis B, Seizure

BOB MERRILL
 
Date Died: Tuesday 17 February 1998
Description: Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide

BOB MONEY
 
Date Died: Thursday 10 February 2005
Description: Vocalist, USA

BOB NOLAN
 
Date Died: Monday 16 June 1980
Description: Vacolist, Actor

BOB SCHOLL
 
Date Died: Wednesday 27 August 1975
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Boat accident

BOB SHAD
 
Date Died: Wednesday 13 March 1985
Description: Producer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

BOB STINSON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 15 February 1995
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Accidental drug overdose

BOB WELCH
 
Date Died: Thursday 7 June 2012
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide by gunshot wound to chest

BOB WESTON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 January 2012
Description: Guitarist, song writer, UK

BOB WILLS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 13 May 1975
Description: Band Leader, Arranger, USA
Cause of Death: Not Kown

BOB WOOLER
 
Date Died: Friday 8 February 2002
Description: Management, DJ, UK

BOBBY BLAND
 
Date Died: Sunday 23 June 2013
Description: Vocalist, musician, songwriter, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 83

BOBBY CHARLES
 
Date Died: Thursday 14 January 2010
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

BOBBY DARIN
 
Date Died: Thursday 20 December 1973
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart surgery

BOBBY DAY
 
Date Died: Friday 27 July 1990
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BOBBY FARRELL
 
Date Died: Thursday 30 December 2010
Description: Violinist, USA

BOBBY FIELDS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 6 January 1981
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BOBBY FULLER
 
Date Died: Monday 18 July 1966
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Fullers death remains a mystery to this day.

BOBBY HACKETT
 
Date Died: Monday 7 June 1976
Description: Trumpeter, USA

BOBBY HATFIELD
 
Date Died: Wednesday 11 June 2003
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

BOBBY HEBB
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 August 2010
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BOBBY HELMS
 
Date Died: Thursday 19 June 1997
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Emphysema and Asthma

BOBBY HERNE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 27 May 1998
Description: Guitarist, Producer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

BOBBY LAKIND
 
Date Died: Thursday 24 December 1992
Description: Percussion, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BOBBY LESTER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 15 October 1980
Description: Vocalist, US
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer

BOBBY LIMB
 
Date Died: Saturday 11 September 1999
Description: TV Host, Saxophonist,
Cause of Death: Cancer

BOBBY LORD
 
Date Died: Wednesday 16 January 2008
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA

BOBBY MCLURE
 
Date Died: Friday 13 November 1992
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Brain Aneurysm

BOBBY MITCHELL
 
Date Died: Friday 17 March 1989
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Kidney Failure

BOBBY NEIL
 
Date Died: Tuesday 31 December 1985
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Plane crash

BOBBY NUN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 5 November 1986
Description: Vocalist
Cause of Death: Heart attack

BOBBY PICKETT
 
Date Died: Sunday 13 May 2007
Description: Vocalist, USA

BOBBY POE
 
Date Died: Saturday 22 January 2011
Description: Singer-Songwriter, Manager, Publisher, Promoter
Cause of Death: Throat cancer

BOBBY REMIREZ
 
Date Died: Monday 24 July 1972
Description: Drummer
Cause of Death: Fight in bar

BOBBY ROBINSON
 
Date Died: Friday 7 January 2011
Description: Record producer, USA

BOBBY ROGERS
 
Date Died: Sunday 3 March 2013
Description: Vocalist, USA

BOBBY ROSENGARDEN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 27 February 2007
Description: Drummer, USA

BOBBY RUSSELL
 
Date Died: Thursday 19 November 1992
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Disease

BOBBY SCOTT
 
Date Died: Monday 5 November 1990
Description: Pianist, vibraphonist, Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer

BOBBY SHORT
 
Date Died: Monday 21 March 2005
Description: Vocalist, USA

BOBBY SMITH
 
Date Died: Saturday 16 March 2013
Description: Vocalist, USA

BOBBY WILLIS
 
Date Died: Saturday 23 October 1999
Description: Composer, Management, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

BON SCOTT
 
Date Died: Tuesday 19 February 1980
Description: Vocalist, Australia.
Cause of Death: Alcohol poisoning

BONNIE FRANKLIN
 
Date Died: Friday 1 March 2013
Description: Actress, UK

BONNIE OWENS
 
Date Died: Monday 24 April 2006
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Alzheimers Disease

BOOKER LITTLE
 
Date Died: Thursday 5 October 1961
Description: Trumpeter, USA

BOOTS RANDOLPH
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 July 2007
Description: Saxophonist, USA

BORIS KARLOFF
 
Date Died: Saturday 22 February 1969
Description: Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Emphysema

BOXCAR WILLIE
 
Date Died: Monday 12 April 1999
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Leukemia

BRAD DELP
 
Date Died: Friday 9 March 2007
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide

BRAD ROBINSON
 
Date Died: Sunday 13 October 1996
Description: Guitarist, Australia
Cause of Death: lymphoma

BRAD ROBINSON
 
Date Died: Sunday 13 October 1996
Description: Guitarist,Vocalist, Compose, Australia

BRADLEY NOWELL
 
Date Died: Saturday 25 May 1996
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heroin overdose

BRANDON LEE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 31 March 1993
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Accident by gun shot.

BRANDON MITCHELL
 
Date Died: Thursday 9 August 1990
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Shot in New York

BRENT MYDLAND
 
Date Died: Thursday 26 July 1990
Description: Keyboardist, USA
Cause of Death: Overdose

BRIAN DAVISON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 15 April 2008
Description: Drummer, UK

BRIAN EPSTEIN
 
Date Died: Sunday 27 August 1967
Description: Management
Cause of Death: Accidental overdose of sleeping pills

BRIAN JONES
 
Date Died: Thursday 3 July 1969
Description: Guitarist, UK
Cause of Death: Drowning

BRIAN KEENAN
 
Date Died: Saturday 5 October 1985
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

BRIAN KEITH
 
Date Died: Friday 24 June 1977
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Self inflicked gunshot wound

BRIAN MACLOUD
 
Date Died: Saturday 25 April 1992
Description: Guitarist, Canada
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer

BRIAN NAYLOR
 
Date Died: Saturday 7 February 2009
Description: Radio, Australia

BRIAN OHARA
 
Date Died: Sunday 27 June 1999
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: suicide

BRIAN PENGLASE
 
Date Died: Thursday 12 July 2012
Description: Vocalist. Australia

BRIGETTE ENGERER
 
Date Died: Saturday 23 June 2012
Description: Pianist. France

BRITTANY MURPHY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 20 December 2006
Description: Actor, Singer, USA

BROOK BENTON
 
Date Died: Saturday 16 April 1988
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Complications from spinal meningitis

BROWNIE MCGEE
 
Date Died: Friday 16 February 1996
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, America
Cause of Death: Stomach cancer

BRUCE FAIRBAIRN
 
Date Died: Monday 17 May 1999
Description: Record producer

BRUCE GARY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 22 August 2006
Description: Drummer, USA

BRUCE LEE
 
Date Died: Friday 20 July 1973
Description: Actor, martial arts, Chinese American

BRUCE PALMER
 
Date Died: Friday 1 October 2004
Description: Bassist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

BRUNO BARTOLETTI
 
Date Died: Sunday 9 June 2013
Description: Conductor, pianist, Italy

BRUNO KIRBY
 
Date Died: Monday 14 August 2006
Description: Actor, USA

BRUNO LAWRENCE
 
Date Died: Saturday 10 June 1995
Description: Actor, Drums

BRYAN FORBES
 
Date Died: Wednesday 8 May 2013
Description: English film director, screenwriter, film producer, actor
Cause of Death: Aged 86 years.

BRYAN OTTOSON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 19 April 2005
Description: Guitarist, USA

BRYCE COURTENAY
 
Date Died: Thursday 22 November 2012
Description: Author, South African, Australian

BUCK CLAYTON
 
Date Died: Sunday 8 December 1991
Description: Trumpeter, USA

BUCK OWENS
 
Date Died: Saturday 25 March 2006
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist,Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

BUCK RAM
 
Date Died: Tuesday 1 January 1991
Description: Composer, Management
Cause of Death: Natural Causes

BUD FLANAGAN
 
Date Died: Sunday 20 October 1968
Description: Vocalist, UK

BUD FREEMAN
 
Date Died: Friday 15 March 1991
Description: Saxophonist, USA

BUD GREEN
 
Date Died: Friday 2 January 1981
Description: Composer, USA

BUD POWELL
 
Date Died: Sunday 31 July 1966
Description: Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Tuberculosis, malnutrition, and alcoholism

BUD SHANK
 
Date Died: Thursday 2 April 2009
Description: Saxophonist, USA

BUD TINGWELL
 
Date Died: Friday 15 May 2009
Description: Actor, Australia

BUDDIE PITIT
 
Date Died: Saturday 4 July 1931
Description: Cornetist, USA

BUDDY ACE
 
Date Died: Saturday 24 December 1994
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA

BUDDY ARNOLD
 
Date Died: Sunday 9 November 2003
Description: SaxophoneTenor, Clarinet, Flute

BUDDY BISHOP
 
Date Died: Thursday 13 April 1995
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist

BUDDY BOLDEN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 4 November 1931
Description: Cornetist, Bandleader, USA

BUDDY COLLETTE
 
Date Died: Sunday 19 September 2010
Description: Saxophonist, USA

BUDDY DESYLVA
 
Date Died: Tuesday 11 July 1950
Description: Composer, USA

BUDDY EBSEN
 
Date Died: Monday 7 July 2003
Description: Actor, Dancer, Singer
Cause of Death: Natural causes

BUDDY HACKETT
 
Date Died: Monday 30 June 2003
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
Cause of Death: Diabetes

BUDDY HARMAN
 
Date Died: Thursday 21 August 2008
Description: Drummer, USA

BUDDY HOLLY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 February 1959
Description: Vocalist, Guitarst, Composer, Producer, USA
Cause of Death: Light plane crash

BUDDY JOHNSON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 9 February 1977
Description: Band leader, Pianist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Anaemia, Brain tumour

BUDDY KNOX
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 February 1999
Description: Vocalist, Guiarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BUDDY MILES
 
Date Died: Tuesday 26 February 2008
Description: Drummer, Sessions drummer

BUDDY MORROW
 
Date Died: Friday 24 September 2010
Description: Trombonist, USA

BUDDY RICH
 
Date Died: Thursday 2 April 1987
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer - Brain

BUDDY STARCHER
 
Date Died: Friday 2 November 2001
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

BUELL KAZEE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 31 August 1976
Description: Vocalist, Banjoist, USA
Cause of Death: Unknown

BUFFALO BILL
 
Date Died: Wednesday 10 January 1917
Description: Entrepreneur, USA
Cause of Death: Kidney failure

BUKKA WHITE
 
Date Died: Saturday 26 February 1977
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BULL MOOSE JACKSON
 
Date Died: Monday 31 July 1989
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BUNK JOHNSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 7 July 1949
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

BUNNY BERIGAN
 
Date Died: Saturday 30 May 1942
Description: Trumpeter, USA

BURGESS MEREDITH
 
Date Died: Tuesday 9 September 1997
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Alzheimers

BURL IVES
 
Date Died: Friday 14 April 1995
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Composer
Cause of Death: Throat cancer

BURNETTA JONES
 
Date Died: Sunday 10 May 1998
Description: Composer, Entrepreneur, USA
Cause of Death: Natural Causes

BURT LANCASTER
 
Date Died: Thursday 20 October 1994
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

BUSBY BERKELEY
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 March 1976
Description: Director of film.
Cause of Death: Natural causes.

BUSI MHLONGO
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 July 2010
Description: Singer, songwriter, record producer

BUSTA CHERRY JONES
 
Date Died: Tuesday 7 November 1995
Description: Bassist, US
Cause of Death: Heart failure

BUSTER BAILEY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 12 April 1967
Description: Clarinetist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Attack

BUSTER BROWN
 
Date Died: Saturday 31 January 1976
Description: Vocalist, USA

BUSTER KEATON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 1 February 1966
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer

BUTCH MCDADE
 
Date Died: Sunday 29 November 1998
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

BUTCH WARREN
 
Date Died: Saturday 5 October 2013
Description: Double bass, USA

BW STEVENSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 28 April 1988
Description: Vocalist,Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Died during heart surgery

CAPTAIN BEEFHEART
 
Date Died: Friday 17 December 2010
Description: Voice, Saxophonist, Keyboards, USA

CARL BELEW
 
Date Died: Wednesday 31 October 1990
Description: Vocalist, Composer, US
Cause of Death: Cancer

CARL BUTLER
 
Date Died: Friday 4 September 1992
Description: Vocal Duo, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

CAROL BRUCE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 9 October 2007
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

CECILE B DEMILLE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 21 January 1959
Description: Film Director
Cause of Death: Natural causes

CHARLES BRONSON
 
Date Died: Saturday 30 August 2003
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

CHARLIE BARNET
 
Date Died: Wednesday 4 September 1991
Description: Saxophonist, USA

CHARLIE BOWMAN
 
Date Died: Sunday 20 May 1962
Description: Fiddle, USA

CHARLIE BYRD
 
Date Died: Tuesday 30 November 1999
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

CHET BAKER
 
Date Died: Friday 13 May 1988
Description: Trumpeter, USA

CHRIS BAILEY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 3 April 2013
Description: Bassist, Vocalist, Australia
Cause of Death: Throat cancer

CHUCK BROWN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 16 May 2012
Description: Singer, musician, songwriter, record producer, guitarist, USA

CIARAN BOURKE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 10 May 1988
Description: Vocalist, Irelannd

CLAUDE BLACK
 
Date Died: Thursday 17 January 2013
Description: Pianist, USA

CLIFF BRUNER
 
Date Died: Friday 25 August 2000
Description: Violinist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

CLIFF BURTON
 
Date Died: Saturday 27 September 1986
Description: Bassist, Sweden

CLIFFORD BROWN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 26 June 1956
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Cause of Death: Car accident

CLIVE BURR
 
Date Died: Tuesday 12 March 2013
Description: Drummer, UK

CONNEE BOSWELL
 
Date Died: Monday 11 October 1976
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

CONRAD BAIN
 
Date Died: Monday 14 January 2013
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 89 years

COUNT BASIE
 
Date Died: Thursday 26 April 1984
Description: Band Leader, Pianist, Organist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Not Known

DAN BLOCKER
 
Date Died: Saturday 13 May 1972
Description: Actor, USA

DANNY BARKER
 
Date Died: Sunday 13 March 1994
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Banjo, Ukelele, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

DAVE BRUBECK
 
Date Died: Wednesday 5 December 2012
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA

DAVID BOWIE
 
Date Died: Sunday 10 January 2016
Description: Vocalist,Actor, Composer, UK

DAVID BYRON
 
Date Died: Thursday 28 February 1985
Description: Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Alcohol related complications

DAVID SAVILLE - ROSS BAGDASARIAN, SR.
 
Date Died: Sunday 16 January 1972
Description: Voca, Actor, Record Producer.USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

DEEM BRISTOW
 
Date Died: Saturday 15 January 2005
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Attack

DELANEY BRAMLETT
 
Date Died: Saturday 27 December 2008
Description: Vocalist, USA

DENNIS BROWN
 
Date Died: Thursday 1 July 1999
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA

DENNIS BURKLEY
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 July 2013
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 67 years

DICK BENTLEY
 
Date Died: Sunday 27 August 1995
Description: Actor, Comedian, UK

DIRK BOGARDE
 
Date Died: Saturday 8 May 1999
Description: Actor, Author
Cause of Death: Undisclosed

DON BLACKMAN
 
Date Died: Thursday 11 April 2013
Description: Pianist, songwriter, producer

DON BOWMAN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 5 June 2013
Description: Vocalist, Comedian, USA

DON BRADMAN
 
Date Died: Sunday 25 February 2001
Description: An Australian cricketer, Australia

DONNIE BROOKS
 
Date Died: Friday 23 February 2007
Description: Singer, Composer, USA

DORSEY BURNETTE
 
Date Died: Sunday 19 August 1979
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

DOUG BENNETT
 
Date Died: Saturday 16 October 2004
Description: Singer, Songwriter, Canada

ED BLACKWELL
 
Date Died: Thursday 8 October 1992
Description: Drummer, USA

EDDIE BERT
 
Date Died: Friday 28 September 2012
Description: Trombonist, USA

EDDIE BOND
 
Date Died: Wednesday 20 March 2013
Description: Singer and guitarist, USA

EDDIE BOYD
 
Date Died: Wednesday 13 July 1994
Description: Guitarist, keyboards, singer, USA

EDDIE BRACKEN
 
Date Died: Thursday 14 November 2002
Description: Actor, Singer, Dancer USA
Cause of Death: Defenestration

EDITH BLISS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 April 2012
Description: Singer, television presenter

EILEEN BARTON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 27 June 2006
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Ovarian Cancer

EILEEN BRENNAN
 
Date Died: Saturday 28 September 2013
Description: Actor, USA

ELMER BERNSTEIN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 18 August 2004
Description: Composer, Conductor Musical Direction, Films
Cause of Death: Cancer

ELTON BRITT
 
Date Died: Friday 23 June 1972
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

ERIC BRAUNN
 
Date Died: Friday 25 July 2003
Description: Guitarist, USA

ERNEST BALL
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 May 1927
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

ERNEST BORGNINE
 
Date Died: Sunday 8 July 2012
Description: Actor, USA

ETHEL BARRYMORE
 
Date Died: Thursday 18 June 1959
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Cardiovascular disease

ETTA MOTEN BARNETT
 
Date Died: Friday 2 January 2004
Description: Actress, singer, U.S. cultural representative in Africa

EUBIE BLAKE
 
Date Died: Saturday 12 February 1983
Description: Composer, lyricist, and pianist

FANNY BRICE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 29 May 1951
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Cerebral haemorrhage

FARUQ Z. BEY
 
Date Died: Friday 1 June 2012
Description: Saxophonist, USA

FELIX BERNARD
 
Date Died: Friday 20 October 1944
Description: Composer, Conductor, Pianist, USA

FLORENCE BALLARD
 
Date Died: Saturday 21 February 1976
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Coronary Thrombosis,

FOSTER BROOKS
 
Date Died: Saturday 20 January 2001
Description: Comedian, USA

FRANCES BAY
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 September 2011
Description: Actress, CA

FRANCIS SCOTT KEY - "THE STAR-SPANGLED BANNER."
 
Date Died: Tuesday 11 January 1842
Description: Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Pleurisy

FREDDIE BARTHOLOMEW
 
Date Died: Thursday 23 January 1992
Description: Actor, UK

GEORGE BARNES
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 September 1977
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: (aged 56)

GEORGE BASSMAN
 
Date Died: Thursday 26 June 1997
Description: Composer, USA

GEORGE BEVERLY SHEA
 
Date Died: Tuesday 16 April 2013
Description: Vocalist, Canada

GEORGE BOTSFORD
 
Date Died: Friday 11 February 1949
Description: Comoser of music, USA

GEORGE BURNS
 
Date Died: Thursday 19 March 1998
Description: Actor, USA

GERRY BRON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 19 June 2012
Description: Clarinetist, Producer and band Manager, UK

GILBERT BECAUD
 
Date Died: Tuesday 18 December 2001
Description: Vocalist, France

GORDON BECK
 
Date Died: Sunday 6 November 2011
Description: Pianist, UK

GRAEME BELL
 
Date Died: Wednesday 13 June 2012
Description: Pianist, Australia

GRAHAM BOND
 
Date Died: Wednesday 8 May 1974
Description: Keyboardiist, Saxophonist, UK

GUS BIVONA
 
Date Died: Friday 5 January 1996
Description: Clarinets, Saxophonist, Flute

HANK BALLARD
 
Date Died: Monday 3 March 2003
Description: Vocalist, Composer , USA
Cause of Death: Throat cancer

HARRY BARRIS
 
Date Died: Thursday 13 December 1962
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Pianist, USA

HIRAM BULLOCK
 
Date Died: Friday 25 July 2008
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Throat cancer

HOOPER BREWSTER-JONES
 
Date Died: Friday 8 July 1949
Description: Composer of song, Australia
Cause of Death: Heart attack

HUMPHREY BATE
 
Date Died: Friday 12 June 1936
Description: Band, USA

HUMPHREY BOGART
 
Date Died: Monday 14 January 1957
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer, Throat

IAN BARGH
 
Date Died: Monday 2 January 2012
Description: Pianist, UK

INGRID BERGMAN
 
Date Died: Sunday 29 August 1982
Description: Actress
Cause of Death: Breast Cancer

IRVING BERLIN
 
Date Died: Friday 22 September 1989
Description: Composer, Pianist, USA

IVY BENSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 6 May 1993
Description: Band Leader, UK

J. BLACKFOOT
 
Date Died: Wednesday 30 November 2011
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

JACK BEESON
 
Date Died: Sunday 6 June 2010
Description: Pianist, Comoser of music, USA

JACK BENNY
 
Date Died: Thursday 26 December 1974
Description: Comedian, Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer

JACQUES BREL
 
Date Died: Monday 9 October 1978
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Poet, Actor, Belgium
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

JAMES "SUGAR BOY" CRAWFORD
 
Date Died: Saturday 15 September 2012
Description: Singer, Songwriter, USA

JAMES BOOKER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 8 November 1983
Description: Vocalist, pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Renal failure

JAMES BROWN
 
Date Died: Monday 25 December 2006
Description: Vocalist, guitar, harmonica, bass, keyboards, drums, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

JAMES PIERPONT - JINGLE BELLS
 
Date Died: Saturday 5 August 1893
Description: Arranger, Organist, and Composer, USA

JAN BERRY
 
Date Died: Friday 23 April 2004
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Not Known

JAY BENNETT
 
Date Died: Sunday 24 May 2009
Description: Singer - U.S.A.

JERRY BLAKE
 
Date Died: Sunday 31 December 1961
Description: Saxophonist, clarinetist. USA

JERRY BOCK
 
Date Died: Wednesday 3 November 2010
Description: Composer of music, USA

JERRY BURKE
 
Date Died: Saturday 13 February 1965
Description: Organist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

JERRY BYRD
 
Date Died: Monday 11 April 2005
Description: Guitarist, USA

JIM BACKUS
 
Date Died: Monday 3 July 1989
Description: Actor,Comedian, USA

JIM CARL BLACK
 
Date Died: Saturday 1 November 2008
Description: Vocalsit, Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

JIMMY BLANTON
 
Date Died: Thursday 30 July 1942
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Tuberculosis

JIMMY BLYTHE
 
Date Died: Sunday 21 June 1931
Description: Pianist, Composer , USA
Cause of Death: Meningitis

JIMMY BOYD
 
Date Died: Saturday 7 March 2009
Description: Singer, Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

JIMMY ROGERS - BLUES GUITARIST
 
Date Died: Friday 19 December 1997
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Lung hemorrhage

JOAN BLONDELL
 
Date Died: Tuesday 25 December 1979
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Leukemia

JOE BESSER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 1 March 1988
Description: Actor, USA

JOE BUSHKIN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 3 November 2004
Description: Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

JOE BUSKIN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 11 May 2004
Description: Pianist, Composer

JOEY BISHOP
 
Date Died: Wednesday 17 October 2007
Description: Comedian, Actor, USA

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
 
Date Died: Tuesday 28 July 1750
Description: Organ, Composer, German
Cause of Death: StrokeSome modern historians speculate the cause of death was a stroke complicated by pneumonia.During his life he composed more than 1,000 works.

JOHANNES BRAHMS
 
Date Died: Saturday 3 April 1897
Description: Composer, German
Cause of Death: Cancer

JOHN BAKER SAUNDERS
 
Date Died: Friday 15 January 1999
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Drug overdose

JOHN BALANCE
 
Date Died: Saturday 13 November 2004
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, UK

JOHN BARRY
 
Date Died: Sunday 30 January 2011
Description: Composer, conductor
Cause of Death: Heart attack

JOHN BARRYMORE
 
Date Died: Friday 29 May 1942
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Cirhosis of the liver

JOHN BELUSHI
 
Date Died: Friday 5 March 1982
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Accidental overdose

JOHN BISHOP
 
Date Died: Thursday 24 December 1964
Description: Pianist, Australia

JOHN BONHAM
 
Date Died: Thursday 25 September 1980
Description: Drummer, UK
Cause of Death: Accident

JOHN BUNCH
 
Date Died: Tuesday 30 March 2010
Description: Pianist, US

JOHN WALTER BRATTON
 
Date Died: Friday 7 February 1947
Description: Composer and theatrical producer. USA

JOHNNY BOND
 
Date Died: Monday 12 June 1978
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Attack

JOHNNY BURNETTE
 
Date Died: Saturday 8 August 1964
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Boating accident

JOSEPH BARBERA
 
Date Died: Monday 18 December 2006
Description: Cartoonist, USA
Cause of Death: Natural Causes

JOSEPH BROOKS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 22 May 2001
Description: Composer, Screenwriter, Director, Producer, Musician, USA

JOSEPHINE BAKER
 
Date Died: Saturday 12 April 1975
Description: Vocalist, Dancer, USA
Cause of Death: Cerebral haemorrhage

JOYCE BROTHERS
 
Date Died: Monday 13 May 2013
Description: American psychologist, television personality

JUNE BRONHILL
 
Date Died: Tuesday 25 January 2005
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Australia.
Cause of Death: Natural Causes

KATHERINE LEE BATES
 
Date Died: Thursday 28 March 1929
Description: Composer of music, USA

KEN BROWN (GUITARIST)
 
Date Died: Wednesday 9 June 2010
Description: Guitarist, UK

KENNY BAKER
 
Date Died: Friday 8 July 2011
Description: Fiddle, USA

KENNY BALL
 
Date Died: Thursday 7 March 2013
Description: Trumpeter, UK

KENNY BUTTREY
 
Date Died: Sunday 12 September 2004
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

KETER BETTS
 
Date Died: Saturday 6 August 2005
Description: Double bassist, US

KIM BONYTHON
 
Date Died: Saturday 19 March 2011
Description: Promoter of music, Drummer. Speedway promoter, Australia

KIM BROWN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 11 October 2011
Description: Vocalist, UK

LARY BUTLER
 
Date Died: Friday 20 January 2012
Description: Producer, Songwriter, USA

LAURA BRANIGAN
 
Date Died: Thursday 26 February 2004
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Brain Aneurysm

LAVERN BAKER
 
Date Died: Monday 10 March 1997
Description: Vocalist, USA

LEAD BELLY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 6 December 1949
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Not Known

LEONARD BERNSTEIN
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 October 1990
Description: Pianist, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

LES BAXTER
 
Date Died: Monday 15 January 1996
Description: Band leader, Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Kidney failure

LES BRAID
 
Date Died: Tuesday 31 July 2007
Description: Bassist,UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

LES BROWN
 
Date Died: Thursday 4 January 2001
Description: Band Leader, Saxophonist, Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer

LEW BROWN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 5 February 1958
Description: Composer, Lyicist, USA

LIONEL BART
 
Date Died: Saturday 3 April 1999
Description: Composer, Arranger, Band leader
Cause of Death: Cancer

LIONEL BATISTE
 
Date Died: Sunday 8 July 2012
Description: Singer, Drummer, USA

LLOYD BREVETT
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 April 2012
Description: Double bass

LLOYD BRIDGES
 
Date Died: Tuesday 10 March 1998
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Natural causes

LONG JOHN BALDRY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 12 January 2005
Description: Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Severe chest infection.

LOUIE BELLSON
 
Date Died: Saturday 14 February 2009
Description: Drummer, USA

LOUISE BROOKS
 
Date Died: Thursday 8 August 1985
Description: American dancer and actress, USA

LUCILLE BALL
 
Date Died: Wednesday 26 April 1989
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Aneurism

LUCILLE BOGAN
 
Date Died: Friday 10 September 1948
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Coronary Sclerosis

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
 
Date Died: Monday 26 March 1827
Description: Composer, Pianist, Germany
Cause of Death: Cirrhosis of the liver and dropsy.

MARC BOLAN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 16 August 1977
Description: Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

MARIO BERNARDI
 
Date Died: Sunday 2 June 2013
Description: Conductor and pianist. Canadian
Cause of Death: Aged 82.

MARLON BRANDO
 
Date Died: Thursday 1 July 2004
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

MARSHALL BARER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 25 August 1998
Description: Lyricist, librettist, singer, songwriter and director.

MARTIN BALSAM
 
Date Died: Tuesday 13 February 1996
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack - Aged 76.

MAX BYGRAVES
 
Date Died: Friday 31 August 2012
Description: Comedian, singer, actor and variety performer, UK

MEL BLANC
 
Date Died: Monday 10 July 1989
Description: Vocal Characterizationist
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

MICKEY BAKER
 
Date Died: Saturday 27 October 2012
Description: Guitarist, USA

MIKE BLOOMFIELD
 
Date Died: Sunday 15 February 1981
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Accinetal drug overdose

MILTON BERLE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 27 March 2002
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
Cause of Death: Colon Cancer

MILTON BROWN
 
Date Died: Monday 13 April 1936
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Car accident

MOLLY BEE
 
Date Died: Saturday 7 February 2009
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Stroke

MORAG BEATON
 
Date Died: Thursday 1 April 2010
Description: Vocalist, Australian - Scottish

NAPPY BROWN
 
Date Died: Saturday 20 September 2008
Description: Vocalist, musician, songwriter, USA

NORA BAYES
 
Date Died: Monday 19 March 1928
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Comedienne, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

NORM BODKIN
 
Date Died: Saturday 11 September 1999
Description: Guitarist, Steel Guitarist. Australia
Cause of Death: Cancer

NOTORIOUS B.I.G.
 
Date Died: Sunday 9 March 1997
Description: Vocalist, songwriter, vocalist, record producer, USA
Cause of Death: Shot while leaving an award party.

ODELL BROWN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 May 2011
Description: Organist, USA

OSCAR BROWN JR.
 
Date Died: Sunday 29 May 2005
Description: Singer, Composer, USA

OWEN BRADLEY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 7 October 1998
Description: Producer, USA

PAUL BARBARIN
 
Date Died: Monday 10 February 1969
Description: Drummer,Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

PAUL BURKE
 
Date Died: Sunday 13 September 2009
Description: Actor, USA

PAUL BUTTERFIELD
 
Date Died: Monday 4 May 1987
Description: Harmonica, Vocalist

PAUL GRAY - BASS
 
Date Died: Saturday 24 April 2010
Description: Bassist, US

PEARL BAILEY
 
Date Died: Friday 17 August 1990
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

PETER BENNET
 
Date Died: Thursday 22 November 2012
Description: Musical promoter.

PETER BOYLE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 12 December 2006
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

PHIL BRUNS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 8 February 2012
Description: Actor. USA

RALPH BERKOWITZ
 
Date Died: Tuesday 2 August 2011
Description: Composer of music, USA

RALPH BLANE
 
Date Died: Monday 13 November 1995
Description: Composer, lyricist

RAY BARRETT
 
Date Died: Tuesday 8 September 2009
Description: Actor, Australia

RAY BOLGER
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 January 1987
Description: Actor, Dancer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

RAY BROWN
 
Date Died: Friday 16 August 1996
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

RAY BROWN - USA
 
Date Died: Monday 25 May 1981
Description: Bassist, Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Natural Causes

RAYMOND BURR
 
Date Died: Sunday 12 September 1993
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

REBOB KWAKU BAAH
 
Date Died: Wednesday 12 January 1983
Description: Percussionist, Ghanaian

RED BUTTONS
 
Date Died: Thursday 13 July 2006
Description: Vocalist, Actor , Comedian, USA
Cause of Death: Vascular disease

RENALDO "OBIE" BENSON
 
Date Died: Friday 1 July 2005
Description: Singer-Songwriter, USA

RICHARD B. SMITH
 
Date Died: Saturday 28 September 1935
Description: Composer, Pianist, USA

RICHARD BECKINSALE
 
Date Died: Monday 19 March 1979
Description: Actor. UK
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

RICHARD BERRY
 
Date Died: Thursday 23 January 1997
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: He died in his sleep at his home in Los Angeles.

RICHARD BRIERS
 
Date Died: Sunday 17 February 2013
Description: Actor, UK

RICHARD BURTON
 
Date Died: Sunday 5 August 1984
Description: Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Cerabral Hemorrhage

RICHARD BURTON
 
Date Died: Sunday 5 August 1984
Description: Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Aged 58

ROB BUCK
 
Date Died: Thursday 19 December 2002
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Liver disease

ROBERT B SHERMAN
 
Date Died: Monday 5 March 2012
Description: Composer of songs, USA

ROBERT BLACKWELL
 
Date Died: Saturday 9 March 1985
Description: Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 66 years

RONNIE BARKER
 
Date Died: Monday 3 October 2005
Description: Comedian, Actor, Presenter, Writer, UK
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

RONNIE BOND
 
Date Died: Friday 13 November 1992
Description: Drummer, UK
Cause of Death: Undisclosed illness

ROOT BOY SLIM
 
Date Died: Tuesday 8 June 1993
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

ROSS BALOUR
 
Date Died: Saturday 20 August 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA

ROY BARGY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 16 January 1974
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA

ROY BROWN
 
Date Died: Monday 25 May 1981
Description: Pianist, USA

RUSTY BRYANT
 
Date Died: Monday 25 March 1991
Description: Saxophonist, USA

RUTH BROWN
 
Date Died: Friday 17 November 2006
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

SATHIMA BEA BENJAMIN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 20 August 2013
Description: Singer, Songwriter, South Africa

SEAN BERGIN
 
Date Died: Saturday 1 September 2012
Description: Saxophonist. South Africa

SEVEN STORIES - BAND
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 December 2003
Description: Band, Australia
Cause of Death: Heart failure

SID BERNSTEIN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 21 August 2013
Description: Rock promoter, music producer
Cause of Death: Aged 95 years

SIDNEY BECHET
 
Date Died: Thursday 14 May 1959
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer

SKIP BATTIN
 
Date Died: Sunday 6 July 2003
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Alzheimer

SMITH BALLEW
 
Date Died: Wednesday 12 March 1969
Description: Band Leader, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

SOLOMON BURKE
 
Date Died: Sunday 10 October 2010
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Natural causes

SONNY BONO
 
Date Died: Monday 5 January 1998
Description: Vocalist, Producer, Producer, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Water Ski accident

SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 1 June 1948
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Murdered in street robbery

SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON - II
 
Date Died: Tuesday 25 May 1965
Description: Composer, Vocalist, USA

SONNY BURKE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 31 December 1980
Description: Composer of songs, USA

STAFF SERGENT BARRY SADLER
 
Date Died: Sunday 5 November 1989
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Shooting. Officially still unsolved.

STANLEY BLACK
 
Date Died: Wednesday 27 November 2002
Description: Conductor, Arranger, Pianist

STEVE BERRIOS
 
Date Died: Thursday 25 July 2013
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 68 Years

SYD BARRETT
 
Date Died: Friday 7 July 2006
Description: Guitarist, UK
Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer,

T BONE WALKER
 
Date Died: Sunday 16 March 1975
Description: Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia, Stroke

TERESA BREWER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 17 October 2007
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: neuromuscular disease

TEX BENEKE
 
Date Died: Thursday 30 March 2000
Description: Saxophonist, Vocalist, USA

TEXAS JOHNNY BROWN
 
Date Died: Monday 1 July 2013
Description: Guitarist, songwriter, singer
Cause of Death: Aged 85 years.

THOMAS BEECHAM
 
Date Died: Wednesday 8 March 1961
Description: Conductor, UK

TIM BUCKLEY
 
Date Died: Sunday 29 June 1975
Description: Vocalist,Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heroin, Morphine overdose

TOM BOSLEY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 19 October 2010
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

TOM BRUMLEY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 February 2009
Description: Guitar, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

TRAVIS BEAN - GUITARS
 
Date Died: Sunday 10 July 2011
Description: Guitar makers, USA

TREVOR BANNISTER
 
Date Died: Thursday 14 April 2011
Description: Actor,UK

TREVOR BOLDER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 21 May 2013
Description: Bassist, Record producerUK
Cause of Death: Aged 62 years

VIC BERTON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 26 December 1951
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

VICTOR BORGE
 
Date Died: Saturday 23 December 2000
Description: Pianist, Comedian, Danish
Cause of Death: Natural causes

VINCENZO BELLINI - (1792 - 1868)
 
Date Died: Monday 23 September 1935
Description: Singer, Composer, Sicilian

WALTER BRENNAN
 
Date Died: Saturday 21 September 1974
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Emphysema

WARD BOND
 
Date Died: Saturday 5 November 1960
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

WARREN BENSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 6 October 2005
Description: Composer, USA

WILLEM BREUKER
 
Date Died: Friday 23 July 2010
Description: Saxophonist, Netherlands

WILLIAM BENDIX
 
Date Died: Monday 14 December 1964
Description: Actor, US
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

WILLIAM BOYD
 
Date Died: Tuesday 12 September 1972
Description: Actor, USA

WILLIAM BYRD (1542? - 1623)
 
Date Died: Tuesday 4 July 1623
Description: Singer, Composer, and Organist. UK

YUL BRYNNER
 
Date Died: Thursday 10 October 1985
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

YVONNE BARRETT
 
Date Died: Monday 2 September 1985
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Cause of Death: Murdered

 
 
 
 

 
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