This Day in Music History
2002 : Lionel Hampton, born Lionel Leo Hampton, American jazz vibraphonist, pianist, percussionist, bandleader and actor, died in New York City at the age of 94.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (20 April 1908)
2012 : Max Bygraves, English comedian, singer, actor and variety performer, born Walter William Bygraves, died at his daughter's home in Hope Island, Queensland, Australia, at the age of 89. He had been suffering from Alzheimer's disease.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (16 October 1922)