This Day in Music History
1988 : Gil Evans, Canadian-born jazz pianist, arranger, composer and bandleader, born Ian Ernest Gilmore Green, died in Cuernavaca, Mexico, at the age of 75.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (13 May 1912)
2000 : Gene "Eugene" Andrusco, Canadian-born actor, record producer, engineer, composer and musician, born Gene Andrusco, died in his sleep of a brain aneurysm in Huntington Beach, California, at the age of 38. (Adam Again, Lost Dogs, The Swirling Eddies)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (6 April 1961)
2009 : Mel Brown, American-born blues guitarist, died of complications from emphysema in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 69.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (7 October 1939)