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Number of Records Matching Query: 227
 
FRANCES FARMER
 
Date Died: Saturday 1 August 1970
Description: Actress, USA

GAIL COBE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 1 August 2001
Description: Actress. producer, USA

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

DAVID MARTIN
 
Date Died: Sunday 2 August 1987
Description: Vocalist
Cause of Death: Heart attack

DON TOSTI
 
Date Died: Monday 2 August 2004
Description: Composer of music, USA

ENRICO CARUSO
 
Date Died: Tuesday 2 August 1921
Description: Vocalist, Italy
Cause of Death: Peritonitis

JAMES JAMERSON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 2 August 1983
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Cirrhosis of the Liver.

JOE ALLISON
 
Date Died: Friday 2 August 2002
Description: Composer, DJ, USA

MARGUERITE PIAZZA
 
Date Died: Thursday 2 August 2012
Description: Vocalist, USA

OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II
 
Date Died: Tuesday 2 August 1960
Description: Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

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

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

RON TOWSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 2 August 2001
Description: Vocalist

ARTHUR LEE
 
Date Died: Thursday 3 August 2006
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, Producer

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

DON LANG
 
Date Died: Monday 3 August 1992
Description: Vocalist, Tromboniat, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

IDA LUPINO
 
Date Died: Thursday 3 August 1995
Description: Actress, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

LACY VAN ZANT
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 August 2004
Cause of Death: Chronic pulmonary illness

RICHARD NICKENS
 
Date Died: Saturday 3 August 1991
Description: Singer
Cause of Death: Cancer

EDDIE CONDON
 
Date Died: Saturday 4 August 1973
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Not konown

JOHN LOCKE
 
Date Died: Friday 4 August 2006
Description: Pianist, USA

KENNY DREW SR
 
Date Died: Wednesday 4 August 1993
Description: Pianist, USA

LARRY PARNES
 
Date Died: Friday 4 August 1989
Description: Manager - U.K.
Cause of Death: Meningitis

LEE HAZLEWOOD
 
Date Died: Saturday 4 August 2007
Description: Vocalist,Composer, Record Producer, USA
Cause of Death: Renal cancer

LITTLE MILTON
 
Date Died: Thursday 4 August 2005
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Stroke

NICK PERITO
 
Date Died: Thursday 4 August 2005
Description: Composer, Arranger. USA

STUART SWANLUND
 
Date Died: Saturday 4 August 2012
Description: Bassist, USA

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

VICTOR MATURE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 4 August 1999
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: leukemia

CARMEN MIRANDA
 
Date Died: Friday 5 August 1955
Description: Vocalist, Actress,Dancer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

GEORGE DUKE
 
Date Died: Monday 5 August 2013
Description: Keyboardist, USA
Cause of Death: Agen 67 years

GEORGE SCOTT
 
Date Died: Tuesday 5 August 1980
Description: Bassist
Cause of Death: Not known

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

JEFF PORCARO
 
Date Died: Wednesday 5 August 1992
Description: Drummer
Cause of Death: Heart Attack

JOE HILL LOUIS
 
Date Died: Monday 5 August 1957
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Died from tetanus

LUTHER PERKINS
 
Date Died: Monday 5 August 1968
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: House Fire

MARILYN MONROE
 
Date Died: Sunday 5 August 1962
Description: Actress, Model, Singer, USA
Cause of Death: Probable overdose

RANDY HOBBS
 
Date Died: Thursday 5 August 1993
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Drug related

REG LINDSAY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 5 August 2008
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

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

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

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

CATFISH COLLINS
 
Date Died: Friday 6 August 2010
Description: Guitarist, USA

DOMENICO MODUGNO
 
Date Died: Saturday 6 August 1994
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Italy

GENE AMMONS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 6 August 1974
Description: Saxophonist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

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

MARVIN HAMLISCH
 
Date Died: Monday 6 August 2012
Description: Composer, Films, USA

MEMPHIS MINNIE
 
Date Died: Monday 6 August 1973
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist
Cause of Death: Not Known

RICK JAMES
 
Date Died: Friday 6 August 2004
Description: Vocalist, Keyboardist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

RUGGIERO RICCI
 
Date Died: Monday 6 August 2012
Description: Violinist, USA

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

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

LITTLE ESTHER PHILLIPS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 7 August 1984
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart, kidney complications

MARSHALL GRANT
 
Date Died: Sunday 7 August 2011
Description: Bassist, USA

OLIVER HARDY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 7 August 1957
Description: Actor, Comedian, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cerebral Hemorrhage

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

JACK CLEMENT
 
Date Died: Thursday 8 August 2013
Description: Multi instrumentalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 82 years

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

JOHNNY DODDS
 
Date Died: Thursday 8 August 1940
Description: Clarinetist, USA

JULIAN CANNONBALL ADDERLEY
 
Date Died: Friday 8 August 1975
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Cause of Death: Stroke

KEN RICHARDS
 
Date Died: Sunday 8 August 2010
Description: Drummer, Australia

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

RONNIE STEPHENSON
 
Date Died: Thursday 8 August 2002
Description: Drummer, UK

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

CARL DAVIS
 
Date Died:
Description: Rcord producer. USA

DONALD PEERS
 
Date Died: Thursday 9 August 1973
Description: Vocalist , Wales

EDUARDO FALU
 
Date Died: Friday 9 August 2013
Description: Gutarist, composer. Argentina
Cause of Death: Aged 90 years

JERRY GARCIA
 
Date Died: Wednesday 9 August 1995
Description: Guitarist, USA

TONY MATTOLA
 
Date Died: Monday 9 August 2004
Description: Guitarist, USA

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

ERNNESTEEN ALLEN
 
Date Died: Monday 10 August 1992
Description: Vocalist, USA

EYDIE GORME
 
Date Died: Saturday 10 August 2013
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 85 years.

FREDDIE SLACK
 
Date Died: Tuesday 10 August 1965
Description: Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

ISAAC HAYES
 
Date Died: Sunday 10 August 2008
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actor, Producer,
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

JODY PAYNE
 
Date Died: Saturday 10 August 2013
Description: Vocalist, singer. USA
Cause of Death: Aged 77 years.

LILLIAN ROXON
 
Date Died: Friday 10 August 1973
Description: Rock Historian, Australian
Cause of Death: Asthma attack

ALAN SPENNER
 
Date Died: Sunday 11 August 1991
Description: Bassist, UK
Cause of Death: Asthma

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

CARLO CURLEY
 
Date Died: Saturday 11 August 2012
Description: Organist, USA

JANI LANE
 
Date Died: Thursday 11 August 2011
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA

JOHN MEILLON
 
Date Died: Friday 11 August 1989
Description: Actor, Australia

MEL TAYLOR
 
Date Died: Sunday 11 August 1996
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

PERCY MAYFIELD
 
Date Died: Saturday 11 August 1984
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Attack

PETER CUSHING
 
Date Died: Thursday 11 August 1994
Description: Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

SONNY THOMPSON
 
Date Died: Friday 11 August 1989
Description: Pianist, Band leader
Cause of Death: Diabetes

VON FREEMAN
 
Date Died: Saturday 11 August 2012
Description: Saxophonist, US

CHRISTIE ALLEN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 12 August 2008
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Cause of Death: Pancreatic Cancer

HENRY FONDA
 
Date Died: Thursday 12 August 1982
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Natural causes

JOHN CAGE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 12 August 1992
Description: Composer, Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Stroke

KYU SAKAMOTO
 
Date Died: Monday 12 August 1985
Description: Vocalist, Japan
Cause of Death: Plane crash.

LORETTA YOUNG
 
Date Died: Saturday 12 August 2000
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Ovarian cancer

LUTHER ALLISON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 12 August 1997
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

RASHIED ALI
 
Date Died: Wednesday 12 August 2009
Description: Drummer, USA

GIA ALLEMAND
 
Date Died: Tuesday 13 August 2013
Description: Actress, Model, USA

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

KING CURTIS
 
Date Died: Friday 13 August 1971
Description: Saxophonist, bandleader, USA
Cause of Death: Stabbing

LES PAUL
 
Date Died: Thursday 13 August 2009
Description: Guitarist, USA

TOMPALL GLASER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 13 August 2002
Description: Singer, Songwriter, UK

ABBEY LINCOLN
 
Date Died: Saturday 14 August 2010
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Composer, USA

ALLEN LANIER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 14 August 2013
Description: Keyboardist, Guitar, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 66 years

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

FURRY LEWIS
 
Date Died: Friday 14 August 1981
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

JOE VENUTI
 
Date Died: Monday 14 August 1978
Description: Violinist, Italian

KLAYS NOMI
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 August 1983
Description: Vocalist
Cause of Death: AIDS

LAFAYETTE LEAKE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 14 August 1990
Description: Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Diabetes

LISA ROBIN KELLY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 14 August 2013
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 42 years

PHILLIS THAXTER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 14 August 2012
Description: Actress, USA

RON PALILLO
 
Date Died: Tuesday 14 August 2012
Description: Actor, USA

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

ED ROBERTS
 
Date Died: Sunday 15 August 1993
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

JANE HARVEY
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 August 2013
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer - Aged 88 years

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

JIM DICKINSON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 15 August 2012
Description: Record producer, pianist, and singer

JOE HINTON
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 August 1968
Description: Vocalist
Cause of Death: Skin Cancer - Died,

JOE SENECA
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 August 1996
Description: Vocalists, Composer, Actor
Cause of Death: Asthma

NORMAN PETTY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 15 August 1984
Description: Musician, Songwriter, Record Producer
Cause of Death: Leukemia

STICK MCGHEE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 15 August 1961
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

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

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

ELVIS PRESLEY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 16 August 1977
Description: Vocalist, USA

ELVIS PRESLEY MOVIES
 
Date Died: Tuesday 16 August 1977
Description: Actor, Vocalist, USA

ELVIS PRESLEY OFFICIAL
 
Date Died: Tuesday 16 August 1977
Description: Vocalist, USA

MAMIE SMITH
 
Date Died: Friday 16 August 1946
Description: Vocalist, Dancer, Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

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

MARK HEARD
 
Date Died: Sunday 16 August 1992
Description: Composer
Cause of Death: Heart attack

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

ROBERT JOHNSON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 16 August 1938
Description: Guitarist
Cause of Death: Not completely known - Poisoned

STEWART GRANGER
 
Date Died: Monday 16 August 1993
Description: Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

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

DENNIS MILES (D-ROC THE EXECUTIONER)
 
Date Died: Tuesday 17 August 2004
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Lymphoma.

HAROLD ADAMSON
 
Date Died: Sunday 17 August 1980
Description: Composer. USA

IRA GERSHWIN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 17 August 1983
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA

JOHN SALES
 
Date Died: Tuesday 17 August 1993
Description: Vocalist, Session musician, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

LOU MARTIN
 
Date Died: Friday 17 August 2012
Description: Pianist, Ireland

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

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

PHIL SEYMOUR
 
Date Died: Tuesday 17 August 1993
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

STAN FREE
 
Date Died: Thursday 17 August 1995
Description: Keyboardist, Composer, Arranger, USA

COUSIN JODY
 
Date Died: Monday 18 August 1975
Description: Guitar, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

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

JOHN PHILLIPS
 
Date Died: Saturday 18 August 2001
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist , USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

SCOTT MCKENZIE
 
Date Died: Saturday 18 August 2012
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

TONY JACKSON - UK
 
Date Died: Monday 18 August 2003
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, UK
Cause of Death: Heart Disease

WILLIAM WINDOM
 
Date Died: Saturday 18 August 2012
Description: Actor, USA

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

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

DONNA HIGHTOWER
 
Date Died: Monday 19 August 2013
Description: Vocalist, USA

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

GROUCHO MARX
 
Date Died: Friday 19 August 1977
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

LEE THOMPSON YOUNG
 
Date Died: Monday 19 August 2013
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 29 years

LEROI MOORE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 19 August 2008
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia.

RICHARD MALTBY SR.
 
Date Died: Monday 19 August 1991
Description: Pianaist, Trumpeter, Bandleader, pianist, composer

RICHARD TEE
 
Date Died: Thursday 19 August 1993
Description: Pianist, Sessions musician, USA
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

TONY SCOTT
 
Date Died: Sunday 19 August 2012
Description: Film director & producer

CAROL KAYE
 
Date Died: Sunday 20 August 2006
Description: Vocalist, Actress, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

CAROLINE CASSIDY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 20 August 2013
Description: American writer associated with the Beat Generation

IAN MCDONALD
 
Date Died: Wednesday 20 August 2003
Description: British music critic and author, UK

LARRY KNECHTEL
 
Date Died: Thursday 20 August 2009
Description: Keyboardist, Session musician, USA

PHYLLIS DILLER
 
Date Died: Monday 20 August 2012
Description: Actress, Comedienne, US

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

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

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

COLLEEN DEWHURST
 
Date Died: Wednesday 21 August 1991
Description: Actress, Canadian
Cause of Death: Cancer - unspecified

DEAN TURNER
 
Date Died:
Description: Bassist, Australia

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

THAD JONES
 
Date Died: Thursday 21 August 1986
Description: Trumpeter, USA

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

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

NICK ASHFORD
 
Date Died: Monday 22 August 2011
Description: Composer of music, USA, Duo

SEBASTIAN CABOT
 
Date Died: Friday 22 August 1986
Description: Actor - U.S.A.
Cause of Death: Stroke

DAVID ROSE
 
Date Died: Thursday 23 August 1990
Description: Band Leader, Arranger, Composer, Conductor

ERIC ALLENDALE
 
Date Died: Thursday 23 August 2001
Description: Trombone, West Indies

HAL KALIN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 23 August 2005
Description: Vocal Duo, USA
Cause of Death: Car crash

ROBERT MOOG
 
Date Died: Tuesday 23 August 2005
Description: American pioneer of electronic music,
Cause of Death: Brain Cancer

RUDOLPH VALENTINO
 
Date Died: Monday 23 August 1926
Description: Actor, Italy/ USA
Cause of Death: Peritonitis

TEX MORTON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 23 August 1983
Description: Vocalist, Songwriter, New Zealand
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

DOUG STEGMEYER
 
Date Died: Thursday 24 August 1995
Description: Bassist, Band leader, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide by gunshot

GARY CROSBY
 
Date Died: Thursday 24 August 1995
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA

GENE PAGE
 
Date Died: Monday 24 August 1998
Description: Record producer, conductor, arranger, USA
Cause of Death: Not Known

JANE GREER
 
Date Died: Friday 24 August 2001
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Model, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

JERRY CLOWER
 
Date Died: Monday 24 August 1998
Description: Comedian, USA
Cause of Death: During heart bypass surgery

JULIE HARRIS
 
Date Died: Saturday 24 August 2013
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 87 years

LARRIE LONDIN
 
Date Died: Monday 24 August 1992
Description: Drummer - USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

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

STACY SUTHERLAND
 
Date Died: Thursday 24 August 1978
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Shot to death by wife.

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

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

STAN KENTON
 
Date Died: Saturday 25 August 1979
Description: Pianist, Arranger, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Stroke

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

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

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

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

DEE IRWIN
 
Date Died: Sunday 27 August 1995
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

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

JAMES DENNY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 27 August 1963
Description: Manager, Management

MARK PRIESTLEY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 27 August 2008
Description: Actor, Australian
Cause of Death: Suicide

SCOTT LA ROCK
 
Date Died: Thursday 27 August 1987
Description: DJ
Cause of Death: Seated in his car he was shot

STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN
 
Date Died: Monday 27 August 1990
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Helicopter Crash

JACK YOUNG
 
Date Died: Friday 28 August 1987
Description: Speedway rider. Australia
Cause of Death: Jack died of a lung disorder in Adelaide

JOHN HUSTON
 
Date Died: Friday 28 August 1987
Description: Actor, Film Director, USA
Cause of Death: Emphysema

LOUIS PRIMA
 
Date Died: Monday 28 August 1978
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

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

ROBERT SHAW
 
Date Died: Monday 28 August 1978
Description: Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Heart failure

VINCE TAYLOR
 
Date Died: Wednesday 28 August 1991
Description: Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Not known

ARCHIE CAMPBELL
 
Date Died: Saturday 29 August 1987
Description: Comedian, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

CHARLIE FEATHERS
 
Date Died: Saturday 29 August 1998
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist,Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Stroke

CHRIS CONNOR
 
Date Died: Saturday 29 August 2009
Description: Vocalist, USA

DAVID HONEYBOY EDWARDS
 
Date Died: Monday 29 August 2011
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure, Aged 96

FRANK OSMOND CARR
 
Date Died: Tuesday 29 August 1916
Description: Composer of music, lyricist, UK

GRAEME STRACHAN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 29 August 2001
Description: Vocalist, Australian
Cause of Death: Helicopter accident

GUY STEVENS
 
Date Died: Saturday 29 August 1981
Description: Producer, UK
Cause of Death: Heart attack

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

JIMMY REED
 
Date Died: Sunday 29 August 1976
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist,Composer, USA

ROBERT SCHUMANN
 
Date Died: Friday 29 August 1856
Description: Pianist, Composer, Germany

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

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

DENNIS POP
 
Date Died: Sunday 30 August 1998
Description: Record producer
Cause of Death: Cancer

GLENN FORD
 
Date Died: Wednesday 30 August 2006
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

PHILLY JOE JONES
 
Date Died: Friday 30 August 1985
Description: Drummer, USA

STERLING MORRISON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 30 August 1995
Description: Bassist, Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Hodgkins Lymphoma

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

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

DAVID FROST
 
Date Died: Saturday 31 August 2013
Description: TV Host, UK
Cause of Death: Aged 74 years

LIONEL HAMPTON
 
Date Died: Saturday 31 August 2002
Description: Vibes, Composer, USA

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

MICKEY HAWKS
 
Date Died: Thursday 31 August 1989
Description: Singer, Pianist, USA

 
 
 
 

 
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