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Number of Records Matching Query: 284
 
ABRAM WILSON
 
Date Died: Saturday 9 June 2012
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

ADAM WEST
 
Date Died: Friday 9 June 2017
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Leukemia

ADAM WEST
 
Date Died: Friday 9 June 2017
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Leukemia

AL SHERMAN - (SONG WRITER)
 
Date Died: Sunday 16 September 1973
Description: Composers of songs. USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

AL WILSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 3 September 1970
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Overdose on Barbiturates

AMY WINEHOUSE
 
Date Died: Saturday 23 July 2011
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK

ANDREW WOOD
 
Date Died: Monday 19 March 1990
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Heroin overdose

ANDY WARHOL
 
Date Died: Sunday 22 February 1987
Description: Painter, Record Producer. USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

ANDY WHITFIELD
 
Date Died: Sunday 11 September 2011
Description: Actor, Australia

ANDY WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 25 September 2012
Description: Vocalist, USA

ARKANSAS WOODCHOPPER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 23 June 1981
Description: Vocalist, Violinist, USA

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

CARL WAYNE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 31 August 2004
Description: Vocalist, Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

CARL WHITE
 
Date Died: Monday 7 January 1980
Description: Vocalist, Composer , USA
Cause of Death: Tonsillitis

CARL WILSON
 
Date Died: Friday 6 February 1998
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

CATHY WAYNE
 
Date Died: Sunday 20 July 1969
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Dancer, Australia

CEDAR WALTON
 
Date Died: Monday 19 August 2013
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 79 years

CHARLIE WALKER
 
Date Died: Sunday 12 September 2010
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, US A
Cause of Death: Colon cancer

CHICK WEBB
 
Date Died: Friday 16 June 1939
Description: Drummer, USA

CHRIS WOOD
 
Date Died: Tuesday 12 July 1983
Description: Saxophonist, flautist, UK
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

CHUCK WILLIS
 
Date Died: Thursday 10 April 1958
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Peritonitis

CINDY WALKER
 
Date Died: Thursday 23 March 2006
Description: Vocalist, Composer , USA
Cause of Death: Natural causes. 87 years

CLARA WARD (THE FAMOUS WARD SINGERS)
 
Date Died: Tuesday 16 January 1973
Description: Vocalist, USA

CLARENCE WHITE
 
Date Died: Saturday 14 July 1973
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Run down by a drunk driver

CLARENCE WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Saturday 6 November 1965
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, USA

CLIFF WHITE
 
Date Died: Thursday 2 April 1998
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Diabetes

CLINT WARWICK
 
Date Died: Saturday 15 May 2004
Description: Vocalist, UK

COOTIE WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Sunday 15 September 1985
Description: Trumpet, USA

CORNEL WILDE
 
Date Died: Monday 16 October 1989
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Leukemia

DANA WINTER
 
Date Died: Thursday 5 May 2011
Description: Actress, USA

DANNY WHITTEN
 
Date Died: Saturday 18 November 1972
Description: Guitarist
Cause of Death: Heroin overdose

DANNY WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 6 December 2005
Description: Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

DAVID S. WARE
 
Date Died: Thursday 18 October 2012
Description: Saxophonist, USA

DEL WOOD
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 October 1989
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, USA

DENNIS WEAVER
 
Date Died: Friday 24 February 2006
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

DENNIS WILSON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 28 December 1983
Description: Drummer, Vocalist, Producer, USA
Cause of Death: Drowning accident

DIGBY WOLFE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 2 May 2012
Description: Actor, Screenwriter, Writer, Television host, UK

DINAH WASHINGTON
 
Date Died: Saturday 14 December 1963
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Overdose of pills and alcohol.

DOC WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Monday 31 January 2011
Description: Vocalist , USA

DON WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Friday 8 September 2017
Description: Vocalist , USA
Cause of Death: Emphysema

DOREEN WADDELL
 
Date Died: Friday 1 March 2002
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Accident

DOTTIE WEST
 
Date Died: Wednesday 4 September 1991
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Automobile accident

DUANE WEST
 
Date Died: Wednesday 23 June 1999
Description: Vocalist, USA

EARL WARREN
 
Date Died: Friday 1 July 1994
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Cause of Death: Natural Causes

EDDIE WHITE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 11 May 2011
Description: Drummer, Australia

EDDIE WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Saturday 18 February 1995
Description: Bassist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Stroke

EDWARD WOODWARD
 
Date Died: Monday 16 November 2009
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Singer, UK

ENRICH WOLFGANG KORNGOLD
 
Date Died: Friday 29 November 1957
Description: Composer of music, USA

ERIC WOOLFSON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 2 December 2009
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

ESTHER WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Thursday 6 June 2013
Description: Actress, Swimmer, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 91

ETHEL WATERS
 
Date Died: Thursday 1 September 1977
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

FATS WALLER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 15 December 1943
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

FAY WRAY
 
Date Died: Sunday 8 August 2004
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 96

FELIX WERDER
 
Date Died: Thursday 3 May 2012
Description: Composer of classical and electronic music, Australia

FLIP WILSON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 25 November 1998
Description: Comedian, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

FORREST WHITE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 22 November 1994
Description: American musical instruments industry executive, USA

FRANK WILSON
 
Date Died: Monday 24 October 2005
Description: Actor, Singer, Director, TV Host, Australia

FRANK WILSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 27 September 2012
Description: Composer of song, USA

FRANZ WAXMAN
 
Date Died: Friday 24 February 1967
Description: Musician, Composer, German, American
Cause of Death: Cancer

FRED WARING
 
Date Died: Sunday 29 July 1984
Description: Band leader, USA
Cause of Death: Stroke

FRED WEDLOCK
 
Date Died: Thursday 4 March 2010
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK

FREDDIE WAITS
 
Date Died: Saturday 18 November 1989
Description: Drummer, US
Cause of Death: Kidney failure

GEORGE WALLACE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 19 October 1960
Description: Actor, Comedian, Lyricist, Australian
Cause of Death: Chronic Bronchitis and Emphysema

GEORGE WEBB
 
Date Died: Wednesday 10 March 2010
Description: Pianist, UK

GEORGE WYLE
 
Date Died: Friday 2 May 2003
Description: Composer of music, USA

GOOGIE WITHERS
 
Date Died: Friday 15 July 2011
Description: Actor, Australia

GORDON WALLER
 
Date Died: Thursday 16 July 2009
Description: Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Heart attack

GROVER WASHINGTON JR
 
Date Died: Friday 17 December 1999
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

HAL WORTHINGTON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 20 February 1990
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Shot

HANK WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Thursday 1 January 1953
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Alcohol abuse

HAROLD ’SONNY’ WRIGHT
 
Date Died: Sunday 7 April 1996
Description: Vocalist
Cause of Death: Heart failure

HARRY WARREN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 22 September 1981
Description: Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

HG WELLS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 13 August 1946
Description: Author

HOWARD WYETH
 
Date Died: Friday 29 March 1996
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

HOWLIN WOLF
 
Date Died: Saturday 10 January 1976
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Kidney disease

IAN WALLACE
 
Date Died: Thursday 22 February 2007
Description: Drummer, UK

J FRANK WILSON
 
Date Died: Friday 4 October 1991
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Kidney failure

JACK WEBB
 
Date Died: Thursday 23 December 1982
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

JACK WILD
 
Date Died: Wednesday 1 March 2006
Description: Actor, Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer - Other

JACKIE WILSON
 
Date Died: Saturday 21 January 1984
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack - coma

JAMES WESTON
 
Date Died: Thursday 10 June 1993
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

JAMES WHITMORE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 6 February 2008
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer

JANE WYATT
 
Date Died: Friday 20 October 2006
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Natural causes.

JANE WYMAN
 
Date Died: Monday 10 September 2007
Description: Actress, Singer Dancer, USA
Cause of Death: Natural Causes

JAYNE WALTON ROSEN
 
Date Died: Sunday 10 January 2010
Description: Vocalist , USA
Cause of Death: Heart disease

JEFF WARD
 
Date Died: Monday 19 March 1962
Description: Drummer
Cause of Death: Suicide

JERRY WESLEY SMITH
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 May 2006
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Bassist

JERRY WEXLER
 
Date Died: Friday 15 August 2008
Description: Record producer, USA

JIM WAKLEY
 
Date Died: Thursday 23 September 1982
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA

JIMMY WITHERSPOON
 
Date Died: Thursday 18 September 1997
Description: Vocalist
Cause of Death: Throat cancer

JIMMY WYBLE
 
Date Died: Saturday 16 January 2010
Description: Guitariist, USA

JOE WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Monday 29 March 1999
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Respiratory problems

JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE
 
Date Died: Thursday 22 March 1832
Description: Poet, Novelist, Playwright, Germany

JOHN WALKER
 
Date Died: Saturday 7 May 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA

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

JOHN WAYNE
 
Date Died: Monday 11 June 1979
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer

JOHN WETTON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 31 January 2017
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
Cause of Death: Colon Cancer

JOHN WILKINSON
 
Date Died: Friday 11 January 2013
Description: Rhythm Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: cancer

JOHN WOLTERS
 
Date Died: Monday 16 June 1997
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Liver cancer - Died, San Francisco

JOHNNY GUITAR WATSON
 
Date Died: Friday 17 May 1996
Description: Gutarist, USA
Cause of Death: Died on stage

JOHNNY WEISSMULLER
 
Date Died: Friday 20 January 1984
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: pulmonary edema

JOHNNY WRIGHT
 
Date Died: Tuesday 27 September 2011
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

JONATHAN WINTERS
 
Date Died: Thursday 11 April 2013
Description: Comedian, Actor, USA

JOSH WHITE
 
Date Died: Saturday 6 September 1969
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Died during an operation

JT WALSH
 
Date Died: Friday 27 February 1998
Description: Actor, USA

JULIUS WECHTER
 
Date Died: Monday 1 February 1999
Description: Vibraphonist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

JUNIOR WALKER
 
Date Died: Thursday 23 November 1995
Description: Saxophonist, US
Cause of Death: Cancer

JUNIOR WELLS
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 January 1998
Description: Vocalist

KAI WINDING
 
Date Died: Friday 6 May 1983
Description: Trombonist, Band Leader, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

KATIE WEBSTER
 
Date Died: Sunday 5 September 1999
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

KEVIN WILKINSON
 
Date Died: Saturday 17 July 1999
Description: Drummer, UK

KITTY WELLS
 
Date Died: Monday 16 July 2012
Description: Vocalist, USA

KURT WINTER
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 December 1997
Description: Guitarist, Canadian
Cause of Death: Liver failure

LAMAR WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 25 January 1983
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

LARRY WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 2 January 1980
Description: Vocalist, songwriter, pianist., USA
Cause of Death: Gunshot wound to the head, Suicide.

LAWRENCE WELK
 
Date Died: Sunday 17 May 1992
Description: Band Leader, Conductor, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

LC WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 18 October 1960
Description: Vocalist
Cause of Death: Collapsed lung

LINK WRAY
 
Date Died: Saturday 5 November 2005
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

LITTLE WALTER
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 February 1968
Description: Vocalist, Harmonacist, USA
Cause of Death: Involved in a fight

LITTLE WILLIE JOHN
 
Date Died: Sunday 26 May 1968
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

LIZBETH WEBB
 
Date Died: Thursday 17 January 2013
Description: Actress, Singer

LOVELACE WATKINS
 
Date Died: Sunday 11 June 1995
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 57 years

LUIGI WAITES
 
Date Died: Wednesday 6 October 2010
Description: Drummer, vibraphonist, USA

MAE WEST
 
Date Died: Wednesday 12 November 1980
Description: Actress, Comedian, Singer, USA
Cause of Death: Stroke

MARGARET WHITING
 
Date Died: Monday 10 January 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Natural causes

MARION WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Saturday 2 July 1994
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Vascular disease

MARVA WHITNEY
 
Date Died: Saturday 22 December 2012
Description: Vocalist, USA

MARVA WRIGHT
 
Date Died: Tuesday 23 March 2010
Description: Vocalist , USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

MARY WELLS
 
Date Died: Sunday 26 July 1992
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

MEGAN WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Monday 17 April 2000
Description: Vocalist, Australia

MEREDITH WILSON
 
Date Died: Friday 15 June 1984
Description: Composer, Conductor and playwright
Cause of Death: Heart failure

MICK WAYNE
 
Date Died: Sunday 26 June 1994
Description: Guitarist, UK
Cause of Death: Killed in fire

MICKEY WALLER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 29 April 2008
Description: Drummer, UK

MICKEY WELSH
 
Date Died: Sunday 9 October 2011
Description: Bassist, USA

MIKE WESTHUES
 
Date Died: Sunday 17 February 2013
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

MIKE WINTERS
 
Date Died: Saturday 24 August 2013
Description: Comedian, UK
Cause of Death: Aged 82 years

MUDDY WATERS
 
Date Died: Saturday 30 April 1983
Description: Guitarist, USA

MURRY WILSON
 
Date Died: Monday 4 June 1973
Description: Record producer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

NANCY WALKER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 25 March 1992
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

NATALIE WOOD
 
Date Died: Sunday 29 November 1981
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Drowning accident

NOBLE "THIN MAN" WATTS
 
Date Died: Saturday 28 August 2004
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia and emphysema.

NOEL WATSON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 9 October 2013
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia

NORMAN WISDOM
 
Date Died: Monday 4 October 2010
Description: Composer, singer, songwriter

ORSON WELLES
 
Date Died: Thursday 10 October 1985
Description: Actor, Magician, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

OSCAR WILD
 
Date Died: Friday 30 November 1900
Description: Playwright, Short Story Writer, Poet, Victorian era, Ireland
Cause of Death: Meningitis

OV WRIGHT
 
Date Died: Sunday 16 November 1980
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

PATRICE WYMORE
 
Date Died: Saturday 22 March 2014
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Natural Causes - aged 87

PATRICK WAITE
 
Date Died: Thursday 18 February 1993
Description: Bassist, UK
Cause of Death: Enlarged heart

PATRICK WOODWARD
 
Date Died: Tuesday 31 December 1985
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Plane crash

PAUL FRANCIS WEBSTER
 
Date Died: Sunday 18 March 1984
Description: Composer of lyrics, USA

PAUL WESTON
 
Date Died: Friday 20 September 1996
Description: Pianist, Arranger, Composer, Conductor

PAUL WHITEMAN
 
Date Died: Friday 29 December 1967
Description: Band Leader, USA

PAUL WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 27 March 2013
Description: American music journalist and writer

PAUL WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Friday 17 August 1973
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide by gunshot

PAUL WILSON
 
Date Died: Sunday 15 May 1988
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

PAUL WINFIELD
 
Date Died: Sunday 7 March 2004
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

PEE WEE KING
 
Date Died: Tuesday 7 March 2000
Description: Fiddle, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

PEE WEE RUSSELL
 
Date Died: Saturday 15 February 1969
Description: Saxophonist, US

PEETIE WHEATSTRAW
 
Date Died: Sunday 21 December 1941
Description: Pianist,Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Car struck by train

PERCY WENRICH
 
Date Died: Monday 17 March 1952
Description: Composer, Lyricist, USA

PETE WATSON
 
Date Died: Sunday 30 April 1972
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, Australia
Cause of Death: Cancer

PETER WELLS
 
Date Died: Monday 27 March 2006
Description: Guitarist, Slide, Australia
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

PHILLIPE WYNNE
 
Date Died: Saturday 14 July 1984
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

PIXIE WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Friday 2 August 2013
Description: Violinist, NZ

RANDY VAN WARMER
 
Date Died: Monday 12 January 2004
Description: Singer, songwriter
Cause of Death: Leukemia

RICHARD WAGNER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 13 February 1883
Description: Composer, conductor, music theorist, Germany
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

RICHARD WRIGHT
 
Date Died: Monday 15 September 2008
Description: Keyboards, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

RICKY WILSON
 
Date Died: Saturday 12 October 1985
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: AIDS

ROBERT WHITE
 
Date Died: Thursday 27 October 1994
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Died after heart surgery

ROGER WILLIAMS - (PIANIST)
 
Date Died: Saturday 8 October 2011
Description: Pianist, USA

RON WILSON - DRUMS
 
Date Died: Friday 19 May 1989
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Brain aneurysm

RONALD WHITE
 
Date Died: Saturday 26 August 1995
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Leukaemia

RONALD WINANS
 
Date Died: Friday 17 June 2005
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

ROZZ WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 1 April 1998
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging

RUDY WEST
 
Date Died: Thursday 14 May 1998
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

RUDY WIEDOEFT
 
Date Died: Sunday 18 February 1940
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cirrhosis of the liver.

SAM COSLOW - (SONG WRITER)
 
Date Died: Friday 2 April 1982
Description: Composers of songs. Film producer, USA

SARAH WATT
 
Date Died: Friday 4 November 2011
Description: Film director, writer and animator

SHEB WOOLEY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 16 September 2003
Description: Vocalist , Actor, USA

SHELLEY WINTERS
 
Date Died: Saturday 14 January 2006
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Natural causes

SIMON WARONKER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 7 June 2005
Description: Violinist, record producer, USA

SIPPIE WALLACE
 
Date Died: Saturday 1 November 1986
Description: Vocalist, US
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

SLIM WHITMAN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 19 June 2013
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 90.

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

STEVE WAHRE
 
Date Died: Saturday 21 January 1989
Description: Drummer, Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Throat cancer

SYREETA WRIGHT
 
Date Died: Tuesday 6 July 2004
Description: Vocalist, Composer of song, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

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

TAMMY WYNETTE
 
Date Died: Monday 6 April 1998
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Blood clot in the lung

TEDDY WILSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 31 July 1986
Description: Pianist, USA

TERRY WILSHIRE
 
Date Died: Sunday 1 July 2001
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, Guitarist, Australia.

TEX WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Sunday 13 October 1985
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Comedy, USA
Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer

THOMAS WAYNE
 
Date Died: Sunday 15 August 1971
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Car crash

TIM WRIGHT
 
Date Died: Sunday 4 August 2013
Description: Bassist, USA

TOM WOLK
 
Date Died: Sunday 28 February 2010
Description: Bassist, US

TONY WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Friday 14 August 1992
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Emphysema

TONY WILLIAMS - DRUMMER
 
Date Died: Sunday 23 February 1997
Description: Drummer, USA

TUTS WASHINGTON
 
Date Died: Sunday 5 August 1984
Description: Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

VESTA WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Thursday 22 September 2011
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

VICTOR RAY WILSON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 30 April 1996
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Leukaemia

W. FRANCIS MCBETH
 
Date Died: Friday 6 January 2012
Description: Composer of song, USA

WALLACE HARTLEY - TITANIC
 
Date Died: Monday 15 April 1912
Description: Vocalist , UK
Cause of Death: Sinkinf of The Titanic.

WALLY COX
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 February 1973
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
Cause of Death: Not Known

WALLY WHYTON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 22 January 1997
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

WALT DISNEY
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 December 1966
Description: Cartoonist, USA
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

WALTER BECKER
 
Date Died: Sunday 3 September 2017

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

WALTER CHIARI
 
Date Died: Saturday 21 December 1991
Description: Actor, USA

WALTER JACKSON
 
Date Died: Monday 20 June 1983
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Cerebral Haemorrhage

WALTER KIMBLE
 
Date Died: Sunday 28 February 1988
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

WALTER KIMBLE
 
Date Died: Sunday 28 February 1988
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

WALTER MATTHAU
 
Date Died: Saturday 1 July 2000
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

WALTER NELSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 8 February 1962
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Drug Overdose

WALTER PAGE
 
Date Died: Friday 20 December 1957
Description: Bassist, USA

WALTER SCHUMANN
 
Date Died: Thursday 21 August 1958
Description: Composer, USA

WALTER SCHUMANN
 
Date Died: Thursday 21 August 1958
Description: Composer, USA

WANDRA MERRELL
 
Date Died: Wednesday 2 November 1994
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

WANDRA MERRELL
 
Date Died: Wednesday 2 November 1994
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

WANDRA MERRELL
 
Date Died: Wednesday 2 November 1994
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

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

WARREN DODDS
 
Date Died: Saturday 14 February 1959
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

WARREN RYANES
 
Date Died: Wednesday 16 June 1982
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

WARREN SMITH
 
Date Died: Wednesday 30 January 1980
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

WARREN ZEVON
 
Date Died: Sunday 7 September 2003
Description: Vocalist. Composer, Pianist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

WAXIE MAXIE SILVERMAN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 29 August 1989
Description: Promoter, Manager, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

WAYLON JENNINGS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 13 February 2002
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure and Diabetes complications

WC FIELDS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 25 December 1946
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

WC HANDY
 
Date Died: Friday 28 March 1958
Description: Pianist, Composer, Conductor, Arranger, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

WEBB PIERCE
 
Date Died: Sunday 24 February 1991
Description: Vocal, Guitarist, Co,poser, US
Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer

WELLS KELLY
 
Date Died: Sunday 28 October 1984
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Heroin and Cocaine overdose

WENDELL HALL
 
Date Died: Wednesday 2 April 1969
Description: Vocalist, Ukelele, Composer, USA

WENDY O WILLIAMS
 
Date Died: Monday 6 April 1998
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide by gunshot

WENDY RICHARDS
 
Date Died: Thursday 26 February 2009
Description: Actress, UK

WENDY SADDINGTON
 
Date Died: Saturday 22 June 2013
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Cause of Death: Aged 64 years

WERLY FAIRBURN
 
Date Died: Friday 18 January 1985
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Songwriter. USA

WERNER KLEMPERER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 6 December 2000
Description: Actor, USA

WES MONTGOMERY
 
Date Died: Saturday 15 June 1968
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

WESLEY ROSE
 
Date Died: Sunday 22 April 1990
Description: American music industry executive and record producer.

WESLEY TUTTLE
 
Date Died: Monday 29 September 2003
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

WILL ROGERS
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 August 1935
Description: Actor, Columnist,Entertainer, Humerist. USA
Cause of Death: Plane Crash

WILL SAMPSON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 3 June 1987
Description: Actor, USA

WILL SHATNER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 15 December 1987
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Accidental heroin overdose

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

WILLIAM DUCKWORTH
 
Date Died: Thursday 13 September 2012
Description: Pianist,

WILLIAM POWELL - ACTOR
 
Date Died: Monday 5 March 1984
Description: Actor, USA

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 5 October 2010
Description: Vocalist, Australia

WILLIE ACKERMAN
 
Date Died: Thursday 13 December 2012
Description: Drummer, USA

WILLIE SMITH
 
Date Died: Wednesday 18 April 1973
Description: Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Not Known

WILLIE WOODS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 27 May 1997
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

WINIFRED ATWELL
 
Date Died: Monday 28 February 1983
Description: Pianist, Australia
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART - (1756 – 1791)
 
Date Died: Monday 5 December 1791
Description: Composer, Austria
Cause of Death: For a long untime unkown, now thought to have been rhuematic fever

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART - (1756 – 1791)
 
Date Died: Monday 5 December 1791
Description: Composer, Austria
Cause of Death: For a long untime unkown, now thought to have been rhuematic fever

WOLFMAN JACK
 
Date Died: Tuesday 1 July 1997
Description: American DJ, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

WOODY GUTHRIE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 October 1967
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Huntington

WOODY HERMAN
 
Date Died: Thursday 29 October 1987
Description: Clarinetist, Band leader,USA
Cause of Death: Cardiac arrest

WOODY HERMAN
 
Date Died: Thursday 29 October 1987
Description: Clarinetist, Band leader,USA
Cause of Death: Cardiac arrest

WOODY SHAW
 
Date Died: Wednesday 10 May 1989
Description: Trumpeter, USA

WURZEL
 
Date Died: Saturday 9 July 2011
Description: Guitarist, UK

 
 
 
 
 
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