This Day in Music History
1980 : Morris Stoloff, American composer, died in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 81.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (1 August 1898)
1999 : Skip Spence, Canadian-born American musician and singer-songwriter, born Alexander Lee Spence, died in Santa Cruz, California, at the age of 52. (Quicksilver Messenger Service, Jefferson Airplane, Moby Grape)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (18 April 1946)