This Day in Music History
1971 : Charlie Shavers, American swing era jazz trumpet player, born Charles James Shavers, died from throat cancer in New York City at the age of 50.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (3 August 1920)
1995 : Louise Dean, British singer, died in a hit and run accident at the age of 24. (Shiva - vocals)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (4 April 1971)