April 19 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
April 19

1993 : Steve Douglas, American saxophonist, flautist and clarinetist, born Steven Douglas Kreisman, died from heart failure in Petaluma, California, at the age of 54.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (24 September 1938)

2003 : Cholly Atkins, American dancer, vaudeville performer and choreographer, born Charles Sylvan Atkinson, died of pancreatic cancer in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the age of 89.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (30 September 1913)

2005 : Stan Levey, American jazz drummer, died in Van Nuys, California, at the age of 79.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (5 April 1925)

2007 : Ken Albers, American singer, born John Kenneth Albers, died in Simi Valley, California, at the age of 82. (The Four Freshmen - vocals, trumpet)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (10 December 1924)

2012 : Levon Helm, American rock musician and actor, born Mark Lavon Helm, died of cancer in New York City at the age of 71. (The Band)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (26 May 1940)

Levon Helm

2012 : Greg Ham, Australian songwriter, actor, saxophone player and multi-instrumentalist, born Gregory Norman Ham, was found dead at his home in Carlton North, Victoria, at the age of 58. No cause of death has been given. (Men At Work - drums, lead and backing vocals)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (27 September 1953)

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