This Day in Music History
1986 : McKinley Mitchell, American Chicago-based blues and rhythm and blues singer, died from a heart attack in Chicago Heights, Illinois, at the age of 51.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (25 December 1934)
1995 : Sean McDonnell, American musician, died from complications of asthma at Brooklyn Hospital in New York City at the age of 29 (precise date of birth not known). (Surgery - lead singer, guitarist)
2010 : Kate McGarrigle, Canadian folk music singer-songwriter, born , died of clear cell sarcoma in Montreal, Quebec, at the age of 63. (Kate and Anna McGarrigle)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (6 February 1946)
2013 : Steve Knight, American songwriter, author and session musician, born Stephen Sanders Knight, died of Parkinson’s disease in Riverdale, New York, at the age of 77. (Mountain - original keyboardist)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (12 May 1935)