March 24 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
March 24

1997 : Harold Melvin, American singer, composer and arranger, born Harold James Melvin, died after an earlier stroke from which he never fully recovered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at the age of 57. (Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (25 June 1939)

Harold Melvin

 

1997 : Kenny Moore, piano player, born Kenneth M. Moore, died of apoplexy while on tour with Tina Turner in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 45 (born 1952 in West Baltimore, Maryland - precise date of birth not known). (Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin, Billy Preston)

 

2007 : Henson Cargill, American country music singer, died during surgery in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, at the age of 66.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (5 February 1941)

 

2009 : Uriel Jones, African-American Motown musician and drummer, died in Dearborn, Michigan, at the age of 74. (Funk Brothers)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (13 June 1934)

 

2010 : Johnny Maestro, American vocalist, born John Mastrangelo, died of cancer at his home in Cape Coral, Florida, at the age of 70. (The Crests, Brooklyn Bridge - tenor)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (7 May 1939)

Johnny Maestro

 

2012 : Nick Noble, American pop singer, born Nicholas Valkan, died at the age of 85.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (21 June 1936)

 

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