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Number of Records Matching Query: 274
 
CHARLES PITTS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 1 May 2012
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

FELIX HAUG
 
Date Died: Saturday 1 May 2004
Description: Drummer and keyboardist, Swiss

GORDON JENKINS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 1 May 1984
Description: Band Leader, Arranger, Composer
Cause of Death: Lou Gehrig

HUGO PERETTI
 
Date Died: Thursday 1 May 1986
Description: Composer, Arranger, Record producer, USA
Cause of Death: Not Known

ROB MCCONNELL
 
Date Died: Saturday 1 May 2010
Description: Trombonist, composer, arranger, Canadian
Cause of Death: Cancer

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

CHARLIE CHRISTIAN
 
Date Died: Saturday 2 May 1942
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Tuberculosis

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

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

JEFF HANNEMAN
 
Date Died: Thursday 2 May 2013
Description: Guitarist, USA

JUNE HUTTON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 2 May 1973
Description: Vocalist
Cause of Death: Unknown

OLIVER REED
 
Date Died: Sunday 2 May 1999
Description: Actor,UK
Cause of Death: Heart attack

CECIL BROOKS
 
Date Died: Friday 3 May 2013
Description: Jamaican saxophonist and flautist, USA

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

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

GLENDA RAYMOND
 
Date Died: Saturday 3 May 2003
Description: Vocalist, Soprano, Australia

HELMET KOELLEN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 May 1977
Description: Bassist
Cause of Death: Suicide

JACKIE COOPER - ACTOR
 
Date Died: Tuesday 3 May 2011
Description: Actor, USA

LES HARVEY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 3 May 1972
Description: Guitarist
Cause of Death: Electrical shock from a microphone

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

PATSY MONTANA
 
Date Died: Friday 3 May 1996
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA

ADAM YAUCH
 
Date Died: Friday 4 May 2012
Description: Bass Guitarist, Vocalist

DIANA DORS
 
Date Died: Friday 4 May 1984
Description: Actress, Singer, GB

DOM DELUISE
 
Date Died: Monday 4 May 2009
Description: Actor, Comedian, USA

EMILY REMLER
 
Date Died: Friday 4 May 1990
Description: Vocalist, Guitar, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

JOHNNY ALF
 
Date Died: Tuesday 4 May 2010
Description: Pianist, Brazil
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

KAREN CARPENTER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 4 May 1983
Description: Vocalist, Dummer, USA
Cause of Death: Anorexia

MARY MURPHY - ACTRESS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 4 May 2011
Description: Actress, USA

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

RITA HAYWORTH
 
Date Died: Monday 4 May 1987
Description: Actor, Singer, USA
Cause of Death: Alzheimers

TOMMY MCCOOK
 
Date Died: Monday 4 May 1998
Description: Saxophonist, Cuba
Cause of Death: Heart failure

ANDREW TIBBS
 
Date Died: Sunday 5 May 1991
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

CLARENCE QUICK
 
Date Died: Thursday 5 May 1983
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

CLEMENT DODD
 
Date Died: Wednesday 5 May 2004
Description: Record producer, Jamaica

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

DOUG PHILLIPS
 
Date Died: Friday 5 May 1995
Description: Vocalist, Bass Player, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

EDWIN PEARCE CHRISTY
 
Date Died: Monday 5 May 1862
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Suicide

GREG QUILL
 
Date Died: Sunday 5 May 2013
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Australia, Canada

JIMMY DOYLE
 
Date Died: Friday 5 May 2006
Description: Guitarist

THE REVEREND GARY DAVIS
 
Date Died: Friday 5 May 1972
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Attack

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

CLARENCE PAUL
 
Date Died: Saturday 6 May 1995
Description: Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart disease

EAN EVANS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 6 May 2009
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

GRANT MCLENNAN
 
Date Died: Saturday 6 May 2006
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Arranger, Australia

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

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

MARK LINKOUS
 
Date Died: Thursday 6 May 2010
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

MARLENE DIETRICH
 
Date Died: Wednesday 6 May 1992
Description: Actress, Vocalist, Germany
Cause of Death: Natural causes

MICKEY CARROLL
 
Date Died: Wednesday 6 May 2009
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Natural causes

MILTON AGER
 
Date Died: Sunday 6 May 1979
Description: Composer, Lyricist, Pianist. USA

STEVE MARTLAND
 
Date Died: Monday 6 May 2013
Description: Composer, UK

ALPHONSO HOWARD
 
Date Died: Thursday 7 May 1998
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Producer
Cause of Death: Not known

CHARLIE ALLEN
 
Date Died: Monday 7 May 1990
Description: Musician, singer, songwriter

DENNIS CROSBY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 7 May 1991
Description: Actor, USA

EDDIE RABBITT
 
Date Died: Wednesday 7 May 1997
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

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

NIGEL PRESTON
 
Date Died: Thursday 7 May 1992
Description: Drummer, UK
Cause of Death: Not Known

PAUL RAUHOFER
 
Date Died: Tuesday 7 May 2013
Description: DJ, remixer and producer, USA

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

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

EDDIE JEFFERSON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 8 May 1979
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Shot

GEORGE PEPPARD
 
Date Died: Sunday 8 May 1994
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer, Pneumonia.

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

IAIN MACMILLER
 
Date Died: Monday 8 May 2006
Description: Photographer, Scottish
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer.

JEANNE COOPER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 8 May 2013
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 84 years

LIONEL ROSE
 
Date Died: Sunday 8 May 2011
Description: Vocalist, Boxer, Australian

ROMAN TOTENBERG
 
Date Died: Tuesday 8 May 2012
Description: Violinist, USA

RONALD KAOL
 
Date Died: Saturday 8 May 1993
Description: Vocalist
Cause of Death: Self inflicted shot to the head.

ALICE FAYE
 
Date Died: Saturday 9 May 1998
Description: Actress, Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

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

GEORGE D HAY
 
Date Died: Thursday 9 May 1968
Description: Radio Host, Promoter

JAMES REECE
 
Date Died: Friday 9 May 1919
Description: Pianist, Band Leader, USA
Cause of Death: Stabbing

JOHNNY LEOPARD
 
Date Died: Monday 9 May 2005
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist

LENA HORNE
 
Date Died: Sunday 9 May 2010
Description: Vocaliast, Actress, USA

RONALD COLEMAN
 
Date Died: Friday 9 May 1958
Description: Actor, UK

SHEL SILVERSTEIN
 
Date Died: Sunday 9 May 1999
Description: Composer, Catoonist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

TRAVIS EDMONSON
 
Date Died: Saturday 9 May 2009
Description: Vocalist, USA

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

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

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

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

CLIVE SCOTT
 
Date Died: Sunday 10 May 2009
Description: Keyboardist, UK
Cause of Death: Stroke

JAMES E MYERS
 
Date Died: Thursday 10 May 2001
Description: American songwriter, actor, producer, and raconteur.

MIKE FURBER
 
Date Died: Thursday 10 May 1973
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Cause of Death: Suicide

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

ZIM NGQAWANA
 
Date Died: Tuesday 10 May 2011
Description: Flautist and saxophonist.
Cause of Death: Stroke

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

DANNY OVERBEA
 
Date Died: Wednesday 11 May 1994
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer

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

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

JOHN RUTSEY
 
Date Died: Friday 11 May 2007
Description: Drummer , USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

JOHN RUTSEY
 
Date Died: Sunday 11 May 2008
Description: Drummer, Composer, USA

LESTER FLATT
 
Date Died: Friday 11 May 1979
Description: Guiarist, USA

SNOOKY YOUNG
 
Date Died: Wednesday 11 May 2011
Description: Trumpeter, USA

GEORGE CATES
 
Date Died: Sunday 12 May 2002
Description: Composer, Arranger. Conductor, USA

KENNETH MORE
 
Date Died: Wednesday 12 May 1982
Description: Actor, UK

LLOYD KNIBB
 
Date Died: Thursday 12 May 2011
Description: Drummer, Jamaica

MARTIN LAMBLE
 
Date Died: Monday 12 May 1969
Description: Drummer, UK
Cause of Death: Died in Auto accident

PERRY COMO
 
Date Died: Saturday 12 May 2001
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Alzeimer

ROBERT REED
 
Date Died: Tuesday 12 May 1992
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer, AIDS

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

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

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

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

DONALD DUNN
 
Date Died: Sunday 13 May 2012
Description: Bassist, USA

JACK RICHARDSON
 
Date Died: Friday 13 May 2011
Description: Canadian record producer, Canada

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

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

FRANK SINATRA
 
Date Died: Thursday 14 May 1998
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Heart and Kidney Disease

GARY COOPER
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 May 1961
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer, Lung

GEORGE TREADWELL
 
Date Died: Sunday 14 May 1967
Description: Trumpeter, USA

JACK FINA
 
Date Died: Thursday 14 May 1970
Description: Bandleader, Songwriter, Pianist.
Cause of Death: Heart attack

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

ROBERT STACK
 
Date Died: Wednesday 14 May 2003
Description: Actor, US
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

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

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

ADRIAN ROLLINI
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 May 1856
Description: Saxophonist, USA

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

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

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

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

DANNY GANS
 
Date Died: Friday 15 May 2009
Description: Vocalist, Comedian, USA

FREDERICK VAN PALLANT
 
Date Died: Sunday 15 May 1994
Description: Vocalist,
Cause of Death: Murdered

JUNE CARTER
 
Date Died: Thursday 15 May 2003
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Comedian, Actress USA

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

SAMMY DAVIS JR
 
Date Died: Tuesday 15 May 1990
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Dancer, Vibraphone, Trumpet, Drums), Impressionist,Comedian
Cause of Death: Throat Cancer

ALBERT LANCE
 
Date Died: Thursday 16 May 2013
Description: Vocalist, Australia
Cause of Death: Aged 86

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

DJANGO REINHARDT
 
Date Died: Saturday 16 May 1953
Description: Guitarist, Belgium
Cause of Death: Brain hemorrhage

DOUG DILLARD
 
Date Died: Wednesday 16 May 2012
Description: Banist, Guitarist, USA

JIM HENSON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 16 May 1990
Description: Puppeteer, Director, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

MARV JOHNSON
 
Date Died: Sunday 16 May 1993
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

RONNIE JAMES DIO
 
Date Died: Sunday 16 May 2010
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, US A

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

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

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

DONNA SUMMER
 
Date Died: Thursday 17 May 2012
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

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

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

PAUL DUKAS
 
Date Died: Friday 17 May 1935
Description: Composer, French

ROY MONTRELL
 
Date Died: Thursday 17 May 1979
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Drug Overdose

SHARON SHEELEY
 
Date Died: Friday 17 May 2002
Description: Composer, USA

ARTHUR OCONNELL
 
Date Died: Monday 18 May 1981
Description: Actor. USA

AUGUSTUS PABLO
 
Date Died: Tuesday 18 May 1999
Description: Producer, Arranger, Composer

AUGUSTUS PABLO
 
Date Died: Tuesday 18 May 1999
Description: Producer, Arranger, Composer

ELIZABETH MONTGOMERY
 
Date Died: Thursday 18 May 1995
Description: Actress, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer, Colon

ELVIN JONES
 
Date Died: Tuesday 18 May 2004
Description: Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

IAN CURTIS
 
Date Died: Sunday 18 May 1980
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Keyboardist, Composer
Cause of Death: Suicide

JERRY VALE
 
Date Died: Sunday 18 May 2014
Description: Vocalist, USA

LEROY ANDERSON
 
Date Died: Sunday 18 May 1975
Description: Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

LINCOLN KILPATRICK
 
Date Died: Tuesday 18 May 2004
Description: Actor, USA

MICHELLE MELDRUM
 
Date Died: Sunday 18 May 2008
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Cerebral Hemorrhage

PENNE HACKFORTH-JONES
 
Date Died: Saturday 18 May 2013
Description: Actress, Australia

PETER JONES
 
Date Died: Friday 18 May 2012
Description: Drummer, Australia

STEVE FORREST
 
Date Died: Saturday 18 May 2013
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 87 years

TONY RANDALL
 
Date Died: Tuesday 18 May 2004
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

CHARLES IVES
 
Date Died: Wednesday 19 May 1954
Description: Composer, USA

COLEMAN HAWKINS
 
Date Died: Monday 19 May 1969
Description: Saxophonist - USA
Cause of Death: Liver disease

FREDDIE GARRITY
 
Date Died: Friday 19 May 2006
Description: Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Heart Failure, Emphysema

JILL IRELAND
 
Date Died: Saturday 19 May 1990
Description: Actress, UK
Cause of Death: Breast Cancer

KATHY KIRBY
 
Date Died: Thursday 19 May 2011
Description: Vocalist, UK

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

RONALD COLMAN
 
Date Died: Monday 19 May 1958
Description: Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Lung Infection

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

CARRIE SMITH
 
Date Died: Sunday 20 May 2012
Description: Vocalist, USA

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

DAVID PLATZ
 
Date Died: Friday 20 May 1994
Description: Manager and music founder Essex Music, USA
Cause of Death: Motor neuron disease

JAMES MILEY
 
Date Died: Friday 20 May 1932
Description: Trumpeter, USA
Cause of Death: Tuberculosis

JEAN-PIERRE RAMPAL
 
Date Died: Saturday 20 May 2000
Description: Flautist, French

LUCY GORDON
 
Date Died: Wednesday 20 May 2009
Description: Actress, Model, UK
Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging

MONK MONTGOMERY
 
Date Died: Thursday 20 May 1982
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

RAY MANZAREK
 
Date Died: Monday 20 May 2013
Description: Keyboardist, USA
Cause of Death: Germany, aged 74.

ROBIN GIBB
 
Date Died: Sunday 20 May 2012
Description: Vocalist, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

RUDY LEWIS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 20 May 1964
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Drug overdose

VIC AMES
 
Date Died: Saturday 20 May 1978
Description: Vocalist, USA

VIRGINIA GISON
 
Date Died: Monday 20 May 2013
Description: Dancer, singer, and actress of film, TV

ZACH SOBIECH
 
Date Died: Monday 20 May 2013
Description: Vocalist, USA

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

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

CHARLIE POOLE
 
Date Died: Thursday 21 May 1931
Description: Vocalist, Banjoist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

HENRY CORDEN - (FRED FLINTSTONE)
 
Date Died: Saturday 21 May 2005
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Emphysema

JOHN GIELGUD
 
Date Died: Sunday 21 May 2000
Description: Actor,UK
Cause of Death: Natural causes

MORRIS LEVY
 
Date Died: Monday 21 May 1990
Description: Publisher - USA
Cause of Death: Liver cancer

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

VAUGHN MONROE
 
Date Died: Monday 21 May 1973
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Not known

HENRI DUTILLEUX
 
Date Died: Wednesday 22 May 2013
Description: Composer, France

JOHN DEREK
 
Date Died: Friday 22 May 1998
Description: Actor, Director, Cinematographer, Screenwriter, Producer
Cause of Death: Cardiovascular disease

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

SACHA DISTEL
 
Date Died: Saturday 22 May 2004
Description: Vocalist, French

CLIFFORD ANTONE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 23 May 2006
Description: Founder of record label, Management.

CRAIG PIKE
 
Date Died: Sunday 23 May 1993
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Overdose

JIMMY FERNANDEZ
 
Date Died: Monday 23 May 1994
Description: Bassist

JOE PASS
 
Date Died: Monday 23 May 1994
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

MOMS MABLEY
 
Date Died: Friday 23 May 1975
Description: Vocalist, Comedienne. USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

PETE JOHNSON
 
Date Died: Tuesday 23 May 1967
Description: Pianist, Drummer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

ROGER MOORE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 23 May 2017
Description: Actor. UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

STERLING HAYDEN
 
Date Died: Friday 23 May 1986
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

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

CLIFF JACKSON
 
Date Died: Sunday 24 May 1970
Description: Pianist, USA

DICK MARTIN
 
Date Died: Saturday 24 May 2008
Description: Comedian, USA

DUKE ELLINGTON
 
Date Died: Friday 24 May 1974
Description: Pianist, Band leader, USA
Cause of Death: Lung Cancer

DUKE ELLINGTON 100 YEARS
 
Date Died: Friday 24 May 1974
Description: Pianist, Band leader, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

ED SHAUGHNESSY
 
Date Died: Friday 24 May 2013
Description: Drummer, USA

ELMORE JAMES
 
Date Died: Friday 24 May 1963
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Attack

GENE CLARK
 
Date Died: Friday 24 May 1991
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Attack, aged 46

HENSON CARGILL
 
Date Died: Thursday 24 May 2007
Description: Vocalist, USA

JACOB DRUCKMAN
 
Date Died: Friday 24 May 1996
Description: Comoser of music, USA
Cause of Death: Lung cancer

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

STELLA NOVA
 
Date Died: Monday 24 May 2010
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK
Cause of Death: Cancer

TOM ADAIR
 
Date Died: Tuesday 24 May 1988
Description: Composer of songs. USA

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

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

DESMOND DEKKER
 
Date Died: Thursday 25 May 2006
Description: Vocalist, Jamaica
Cause of Death: Heart Attack

DICK CURLESS
 
Date Died: Wednesday 25 May 1955
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

GARY USHER
 
Date Died: Friday 25 May 1990
Description: Composer, Producer, USA
Cause of Death: Cancer

GRAHAM KENNEDY
 
Date Died: Wednesday 25 May 2005
Description: TV Host, Actor, Comedian, Australia
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

MARSHALL LYTLE
 
Date Died: Saturday 25 May 2013
Description: Bassist, USA

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

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

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

AL JOLSON
 
Date Died: Friday 26 May 1950
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

ART LINKLETTER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 26 May 2010
Description: Actor, TV Host, Radio and TV, Canadian

JIMMIE ROGERS - COUNTRY
 
Date Died: Friday 26 May 1933
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Songwriter, USA

JUDY LYNN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 26 May 2010
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart failure

KENNY EVERETT
 
Date Died: Friday 26 May 1995
Description: Comedian, UK
Cause of Death: AIDS

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

ROBERT MORLEY
 
Date Died: Tuesday 26 May 1992
Description: Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Stroke

SONNY SHARROCK
 
Date Died: Thursday 26 May 1994
Description: Guitarist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

VICTOR HERBERT
 
Date Died: Monday 26 May 1924
Description: Conductor, Composer, Publisher - Ireland

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

CHIPS RAFFERTY
 
Date Died: Thursday 27 May 1971
Description: Actor, Australia

EDDIE ALBERT
 
Date Died: Friday 27 May 2005
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Pneumonia

GREGG ALLMAN
 
Date Died: Saturday 27 May 2017
Description: Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar,USA

JEFF CONWAY
 
Date Died: Friday 27 May 2011
Description: Actor, USA

NICCOLO PAGANINI
 
Date Died: Wednesday 27 May 1840
Description: Violinist, violist, guitarist, and composer. Italy
Cause of Death: Internal hemorrhaging

TREVOR PRIDHAM
 
Date Died: Thursday 27 May 1999
Description: Vocalist, Australia

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

AUDIE MURPHY
 
Date Died: Friday 28 May 1971
Description: Actor, Songwriter, USA

GARY COLEMAN
 
Date Died: Friday 28 May 2010
Description: Actor, USA

PHIL HARTMAN
 
Date Died: Thursday 28 May 1998
Description: Actor, Comedian, Voice actor, graphic artist, writer
Cause of Death: Murdered

ROGER DEE
 
Date Died: Monday 28 May 2012
Description: Vocalist, Australia

DENNIS HOPPER
 
Date Died: Saturday 29 May 2010
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

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

JO LUSTIG
 
Date Died: Saturday 29 May 1999
Description: Manager, UK

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

JOHN CIPOLLINA
 
Date Died: Monday 29 May 1989
Description: Guitarist, USA

MARK MINKOV
 
Date Died: Tuesday 29 May 2012
Description: Composer of Music, Russia

MARY PICKFORD
 
Date Died: Tuesday 29 May 1979
Description: Actress, Silent Films, Canadian
Cause of Death: Cerebral Hemorrage

MULGREW MILLER
 
Date Died: Wednesday 29 May 2013
Description: Pianist, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 57

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

ROMY SCHNEIDER
 
Date Died: Saturday 29 May 1982
Description: Actress, USA

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

CARL RADLE
 
Date Died: Friday 30 May 1980
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Alcohol and Drug Abuse

CLAUDE RAINS
 
Date Died: Tuesday 30 May 1967
Description: Actor, UK
Cause of Death: Abdominal Hemorrhage

ELLIOT DEL BORGO
 
Date Died: Thursday 30 May 2013
Description: American composer for winds and strings.

JOHN KAHN
 
Date Died: Thursday 30 May 1996
Description: Bassist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Disease

JOHN RYANES
 
Date Died: Tuesday 30 May 1972
Description: Singer, usa
Cause of Death: Not Known

LEON RENE
 
Date Died: Sunday 30 May 1982
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA
Cause of Death: Heart attack

MARCEL DUPRE
 
Date Died: Sunday 30 May 1971
Description: Organist, Pianist, Composer, France
Cause of Death: Unknown

SUN RA
 
Date Died: Sunday 30 May 1993
Description: Pianist. USA
Cause of Death: Stroke

TIM HENSLEY
 
Date Died: Thursday 30 May 2013
Description: Vocalist, songwriters, USA

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

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

DANNY LA RUE
 
Date Died: Sunday 31 May 2009
Description: Ffemale impersonator.
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

ELSBEARRY HOBBS
 
Date Died: Friday 31 May 1996
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Throat and Lung cancer

GARY HAINES
 
Date Died: Saturday 31 May 2008
Description: Drummer, Australia

HUGH JARRETT
 
Date Died: Saturday 31 May 2008
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Auto accident.

JAIME MENDOZA-NAVA
 
Date Died: Tuesday 31 May 2005
Description: Composer and Conductor

JEAN STAPLETON
 
Date Died: Friday 31 May 2013
Description: Actor, USA
Cause of Death: Aged 90.

JOHNNIE TAYLOR
 
Date Died: Wednesday 31 May 2000
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Heart Failure

JOSEPH HAYDN
 
Date Died: Wednesday 31 May 1809
Description: Composer, Violinist and Keyboardist, Austria

MANNY KLEIN
 
Date Died: Tuesday 31 May 1994
Description: Trumpeter, USA

ROBERT QUINE
 
Date Died: Monday 31 May 2004
Description: Guitarist, USA

TIMOTHY LEARY
 
Date Died: Friday 31 May 1996
Description: Pioneer of the mind, USA
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

 
 
 
 
 
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