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Number of Records Matching Query: 132
 
SPICKS AND SPECKS - FINISHES
EVENT
 
Event Date: Wednesday 23 November 2011
Description: The show is hosted by stand-up comedian Adam Hills who poses questions to two teams
Summary: Spicks and Specks Spicks and Specks is an Australian music-themed comedic television quiz show. It airs on ABC1 at 8:30 on Wednesday nights, with the show repeated on Thursdays on ABC2 at 8pm. 2010 marked Spicks and Specks' sixth season, with the first episode airing from February. The previous year's season is repeated every Friday at 2:30 pm on ABC1. It is filmed at ABC Melbourne's Gordon Street studios.

NANCY WAKE
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 7 August 2011
Description: Died on Sunday evening 7 August 2011 at Kingston Hospital.
Summary: Nancy Wake Wake received the Companion of the Order of Australia. In April 2006, she was awarded the Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association's highest honour, the RSA Badge in Gold. Wake died on Sunday evening 7 August 2011. (aged 98)

BARBARA ORBISON - DIES
EVENT
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 December 2011
Description: She managed her husband's career and was the executive producer in 1988 televised music special, Roy Orbison and Friends, A Black and White Night.
Summary: Barbara Orbison was hospitalized from May 2011 until her death on December 6, 2011, aged 61, from pancreatic cancer, 23 years to the day after her husband's death.

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY MARRIES NANCY SHEVELL
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 9 October 2011
Description: PAUL McARTNEY AND NANCY SHEVELL
Summary: Sir Paul McCartney marries for third time. Nancy Shevell is the third wife of Paul McCartney and the daughter of a trucking magnate. Paul McCartney married his girlfriend, Nancy Shevell, this weekend in London. This was Paul’s third marriage (Linda McCartney and Heather Mills) and Nancy’s second marriage. The wedding took place at Marylebone Town Hall in the City of Westminster on John Lennons birthdate.

DR CONRAD MURRAY FOUND GUILTY
EVENT
 
Event Date: Monday 7 November 2011
Summary: The trial of Conrad Robert Murray The trial of Conrad Robert Murray (People of the State of California v. Conrad Robert Murray) was the American criminal trial of Michael Jackson's personal physician Conrad Murray (born February 19, 1953, in St. Andrews, Grenada), who was charged with involuntary manslaughter of the pop singer. On November 3, 2011, after both sides rested, Pastor instructed the jury regarding their deliberations, and counsel made closing arguments. After deliberating for eight hours and fifteen minutes, a guilty verdict was announced at 1:18 PM PST on November 7, 2011.

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

SYLVIA ROBINSON
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 29 September 2011
Description: Vocalist, Record producer

J. BLACKFOOT
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 30 November 2011
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

HIMIE VOXMAN
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 22 November 2011
Description: Saxophonist, USA

JIM SHERWOOD
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 25 December 2011
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Saxophonist,USA

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

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

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

JOHNNY PRESTON
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 4 March 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA

ERIC GROSS
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 17 April 2011
Description: Pianist, Composer, Australia

ELISABETH SLADEN
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 19 April 2011
Description: Actress, UK

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

SCOTT COLUMBUS
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 4 April 2011
Description: Drummer, USA

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

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

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

GARY GARCIA
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 17 November 2011
Description: Guitarist, USA

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

GLADYS HORTON
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 26 January 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA

MARGARET FIELD
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 6 November 2011
Description: Actress, USA

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

MARV TARPLIN
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 30 September 2011
Description: Guitarist, songwriter

HEAVY D
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 8 November 2011
Description: Rapper, singer, songwriter, USA

COC ROBICHEAUX
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 25 November 2011
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

RJ ROSALES
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 5 December 2011
Description: Vocalist, Actor, Australia

HUBERT SUMLIN
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 4 December 2011
Description: Guitarist, USA

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

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

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

LUDWIG HIRSCH
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 24 November 2011
Description: Singer/songwriter and actor. Austrian

ROSS MCMANNIS
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 24 November 2011
Description: Trumpeter, UK

DAN TERRY
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 27 December 2011
Description: Trumpeter, Flugelhornist, USA

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

DAN PEEK
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 24 July 2011
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

HUGH MARTIN
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 11 March 2011
Description: Composer of music, USA

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

SIDNEY HARTH
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 15 February 2011
Description: Violinist and conductor, USA

PHIL KENNEMORE
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 7 January 2011
Description: Bassist, US

PAUL MOTIAN
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 22 November 2011
Description: Drummer, USA

HOWARD TATE
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 2 December 2011
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 15 December 2011
Description: Writer, journalist

JIMMY SAVILE
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 29 October 2011
Description: Disc jockey,Ttelevision presenter, UK

CHRISTIANE LEGRAND
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 1 November 2011
Description: Vocalist , Composer, French

MYRA TAYLOR
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 9 December 2011
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

CLARENCE CLEMONS
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 18 June 2011
Description: Saxophonist, USA

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

PATRICE ONEAL
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 29 November 2011
Description: Comedian, Comic Actor, USA

DOBIE GRAY
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 December 2011
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

SUSANNAH YORK
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 15 January 2011
Description: Actress, UK

FRANK FOSTER
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 26 July 2011
Description: Tenor and soprano saxophonist, flautist

EDDIE SNYDER
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 10 March 2011
Description: Lyricist, USA

LEE POCKRISS
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 14 November 2011
Description: Composer of music, USA

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

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

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

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

BILL HUNTER
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 21 May 2011
Description: Actor, Australian

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

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

ANNE FRANCIS
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 2 January 2011
Description: Actress, Singer, USA

STEVE JOBS
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 5 October 2011
Description: Apple Inc.

ANDRE HODIER
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 1 November 2011
Description: Violinist, composer, arranger and musicologist. France

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

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

DON KIRSHNER
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 17 January 2011
Description: Publisher and rock producer

JAMES ARNESS
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 3 June 2011
Description: Actor, USA

GILL ROBBINS
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 5 April 2011
Description: Vocalist , Actor, USA

MARTIN RUSHENT
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 4 June 2011
Description: Record producer, arranger

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

BOBBY POE
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 22 January 2011
Description: Singer-Songwriter, Manager, Publisher, Promoter

DIANE CILENTO
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 6 October 2011
Description: Actress, Australia

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

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

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

MIKE STARR
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 8 March 2011
Description: Bassist, US

DAVID MASON - TRUMPET
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 29 April 2011
Description: Trumpeter, UK

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

CHARLIE LOUVIN
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 26 January 2011
Description: Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist, USA

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

GENE MCDANIELS
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 29 July 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA

GARY MOORE
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 6 February 2011
Description: Guitarist, Ireland

CALVIN RUSSELL
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 3 April 2011
Description: Vocalist , Composer, USA

LOLEATTA HOLLOWAY
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 21 March 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA

MEL MCDANIEL
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 31 March 2011
Description: Singer-songwriter, USA

FARLEY GRANGER
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 27 March 2011
Description: Actor, USA

PETER LIEBERSON
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 23 April 2011
Description: Composer of music, USA

HAZEL DICKENS
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 22 April 2011
Description: Vocalist , Composer, Bassist, USA

EDDIE KIRKLAND
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 27 February 2011
Description: Guitarist, USA

TODD CERNEY
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 14 March 2011
Description: Composer of music, USA

JACK HARDY
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 11 March 2011
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA

JOHNNY PEARSON
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 20 March 2011
Description: Composer, orchestra leader and pianist

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

ZIM NGQAWANA
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 10 May 2011
Description: Flautist and saxophonist.

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

GERRY RAFFERTY
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 3 January 2011
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK

LIZ ANDERSON
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 31 October 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA

CLIFF ROBERTSON
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 10 September 2011
Description: Actor, US

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

ANDREW GOLD
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 3 June 2011
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

DAVID HONEYBOY EDWARDS
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 29 August 2011
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

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

JET HARRIS
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 18 March 2011
Description: Bassist, UK

HARRY MORGAN
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 7 December 2011
Description: Actor, USA

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

ELIZABETH TAYLOR
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 23 March 2011
Description: Actress, USA

ROB GRILL
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 11 July 2011
Description: Guitarist, Vocalist, USA

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

PHOEBE SNOW
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 26 April 2011
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

PETER FALK
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 23 June 2011
Description: Actor, USA

JAY DEE SPRINGBETT
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 30 June 2011
Description: Australian record industry executive

JANE RUSSELL
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 28 February 2011
Description: Actress, Singer, USA

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

JIMMY ROSELLI
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 30 June 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA

JOHN BARRY
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 30 January 2011
Description: Composer, conductor

MARGARET PRICE
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 28 January 2011
Description: Vocalist, Wales

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

FERLIN HUSKY
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 17 March 2011
Description: Vocalist, USA

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

KEN RUSSELL
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 27 November 2011
Description: Film Director

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

NELLA MARTINETTI
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 29 July 2011
Description: Vocalist, and songwriter. Switzerland

BERT JANSCH
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 5 October 2011
Description: Songwriter, Guitarist, Scotland

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

HARVEY JAMES
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 15 January 2011
Description: Guitarist, Australia

STEVE PRESTWICH
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 16 January 2011
Description: Drummer, Australia

DUTCH TILDERS
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 23 April 2011
Description: Solo vocalist, Guitarist, Australia

ENZO TOPPANO
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 8 April 2011
Description: Accordionist, Australia

 
 
 
 

 
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