March 2 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
March 2

1990 : Shakey Jake Harris, American Chicago blues singer, harmonicist and songwriter, born James D. Harris, died in Forrest City, Arkansas, at the age of 68.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (12 April 1921)

 

1991 : Serge Gainsbourg, French singer, songwriter, poet, composer, artist, actor and director, born Lucien Ginsburg, died of a heart attack in Paris at the age of 62.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (2 April 1928)

 

1999 : Dusty Springfield, English pop singer and record producer, born Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien, died of breast cancer in Ealing, London, at the age of 59.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (16 April 1939)

Dusty Springfield

 

2003 : Hank Ballard, American rhythm and blues singer and songwriter, born John Henry Kendricks, died of throat cancer in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 75.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (18 November 1927)

Hank Ballard

 

2005 : Martin Denny, American piano-player and composer, died in Honolulu, Hawaii, at the age of 93.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (10 April 1911)

Martin Denny

 

2008 : Jeff Healey, Canadian jazz and blues-rock vocalist and guitarist, born Norman Jeffrey Healey, died of cancer in Toronto, Ontario, at the age of 41.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (25 March 1966)

Jeff Healey

 

2009 : Ernest Ashworth, American country music singer and broadcaster, born Ernest Bert Ashworth, died at the age of 80.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (15 December 1928)

 

THIS DAY IN MUSIC HISTORY

Members

© 2018   Created by musicfly.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service