May 15 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
May 15

1989 : Johnny Green, American songwriter, composer, musical arranger and conductor, born John Waldo Green, died in New York City at the age of 80.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (10 October 1908)

1992 : Barbara Lee, American soul and pop singer, died of a heart attack one day short of her 45th birthday. (The Chiffons)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (16 May 1947)

2000 : Geoff Goddard, English songwriter, singer and instrumentalist, born Geoffrey Goddard, died from a heart attack at the age of 62. (The Tornados)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (19 November 1937)

2003 : June Carter Cash, American singer, dancer, songwriter, actress, comedian and author, born Valerie June Carter Cash, died of complications following heart-valve replacement surgery, in Nashville, Tennessee, at the age of 73. (Carter Family, Johnny Cash)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (23 June 1929)

2011 : Bob Flanigan, American tenor vocalist, born Robert Lee Flanigan, died of congestive heart failure at his home in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the age of 84.(The Four Freshmen - founding member, vocals)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (22 August 1926)

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