March 16 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
March 16

1970 : Tammi Terrell, American recording artist and star singer for Motown Records, born Thomasina Winifred Montgomery, died of complications from brain cancer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at the age of 24.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (29 April 1945)

 

1975 : T-Bone Walker, American blues guitarist, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, born Aaron Thibeaux Walker, died of bronchial pneumonia, following a stroke, in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 64.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (28 May 1910)

 

1993 : Johnny Cymbal, Scottish-born American songwriter, singer and record producer, born John Hendry Blair, died in his sleep of a heart attack in Nashville, Tennessee, at the age of 48.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (3 February 1945)

Johnny Cymbal

 

2008 : Daniel MacMaster, Canadian singer, born Daniel Stewart MacMaster, died of a Group A streptococcal infection at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, Ontario, at the age of 39. (Bonham - lead vocals)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (11 July 1968)

Daniel MacMaster

 

2008 : Ola Brunkert, Swedish drummer, died after an accidental fall at his home in Artà, Majorca, Spain, at the age of 61. (ABBA - drummer)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (15 September 1946)

Ola Brunkert

 

2013 : Bobbie Smith, American R&B singer, born Robert Smith, died from pneumonia and influenza in Orlando, Florida, at the age of 76. (The Spinners - lead vocals)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (10 April 1936)

Bobbie Smith

 

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