April 14 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
April 14

1983 : Pete Farndon drowned in his bathtub following a heroin overdose at the age of 30. (The Pretenders - founding member, bass guitarist)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (2 June 1952)

Pete Farndon

 

1990 : Thurston Harris, American singer, born Thurston Theodore Harris, died at the age of 58 in Pomona, California of acute alcoholism and heart failure.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (11 July 1931)

 

1999 : Anthony Newley, English actor, singer and songwriter, born Anthony George Newley, died from renal cancer in Jensen Beach, Florida, at the age of 67.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (24 September 1931)

 

2005 : John Fred Gourrier, American blue-eyed soul, swamp pop, R&R and R&B performer, died from health complications following a kidney transplant in New Orleans, Louisiana, at the age of 63. (John Fred and His Playboy Band)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (8 May 1941)

 

2007 : Don Ho, Hawaiian and traditional pop musician, singer and entertainer, born Donald Tai Loy Ho, died from heart failure in Waikiki, Hawaii, at the age of 76.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (13 August 1930)

 

2010 : Mississippi Slim, American blues singer and performer, born Walter Horn Jr., died after suffering a massive heart attack at the age of 66.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (13 August 1943)

 

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