December 9 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
December 9

1981 : Sonny Til, American R&B singer, born Earlington Carl Tilghman, died of heart failure at the age of 56. (The Orioles - lead singer)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (18 August 1928)

2005 : Mike Botts, American drummer and singer, born Michael G. Botts, died from colon cancer in Burbank, California, at the age of 61. (Bread)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (8 December 1944)

2006 : Georgia Gibbs, American popular singer and vocal entertainer rooted in jazz, born Frieda Lipschitz, died of leukemia in New York City at the age of 87.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (17 August 1919)

2006 : Freddie Marsden, English musician, born Fredrick John Marsden, died in Southport at the age of 66. (Gerry and the Pacemakers - drums)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (23 November 1940)

2010 : James Moody, American jazz saxophonist and flautist, died of complications from pancreatic cancer in San Diego, California, at the age of 85.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (26 March 1925)

2012 : Jenni Rivera, Mexican-American singer-songwriter, actress, television producer and entrepreneur, born Dolores Janney Rivera , died in a plane crash near Iturbide, Nuevo León, Mexico, at the age of 43.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (2 July 1969)

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