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Number of Records Matching Query: 22
 
TERRY KATH
 
Date Died: Monday 23 January 1978
Description: Guitarist,Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Playing Russian Roulette, Gun Shot.

GREGORY HERBERT
 
Date Died: Tuesday 31 January 1978
Description: Saxophonist, USA
Cause of Death: Heroin overdose

JOHN CAZALE
 
Date Died: Sunday 12 March 1978
Description: Actor, USA

SANDY DENNY
 
Date Died: Friday 21 April 1978
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Brain hemorrhage

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

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

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

ENOCH LIGHT
 
Date Died: Monday 31 July 1978
Description: Band Leader, Classical Violinist, Conductor and recording engineer
Cause of Death: Not known

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

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

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

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

JOE NEGRONIE
 
Date Died: Tuesday 5 September 1978
Description: Vocalist, USA
Cause of Death: Brian aneurysm

EDDIE CALVERT
 
Date Died: Thursday 7 September 1978
Description: Trumpeter, Composer, Arranger, UK

KEITH MOON
 
Date Died: Thursday 7 September 1978
Description: Drummer, UK
Cause of Death: Accidental overdose of prescribed drugs

RUTH ETTING
 
Date Died: Sunday 24 September 1978
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

JOHNNY OKEEFE
 
Date Died: Friday 6 October 1978
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Australia
Cause of Death: Heart Failure Aged 43

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

DAN DAILEY
 
Date Died: Monday 16 October 1978
Description: Actor, singer, dancer, USA

MEL STREET
 
Date Died: Saturday 21 October 1978
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

LENNIE TRISTANO
 
Date Died: Saturday 18 November 1978
Description: Pianist, Composer, USA

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

 
 
 
 

 
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