November 17 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
November 17

1959 : Heitor Villa-Lobos, Brazilian composer, died in Rio de Janeiro at the age of 72.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (5 March 1887)

1979 : John Glascock, English bass guitarist, backing vocalist, died in London, England, at the age of 28. He had been diagnosed of heart valve damage caused by an infection, but he continued his heavy drinking, marijuana usage and wild parties to the end. (Jethro Tull, Carmen - bass player, backing vocals)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (2 May 1951)

John Glascock

1981 : Bob Eberly, American big band vocalist, born Robert Eberle, died of a heart attack in Glen Burnie, Maryland, at the age of 65.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (24 July 1916)

2003 : Don Gibson, American songwriter and country musician, born Donald Eugene Gibson, died from natural causes at the age of 75.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (3 April 1928)

2003 : Arthur Conley, American soul singer, born Arthur Lee Conley, died from intestinal cancer in Ruurlo, Netherlands, at the age of 57.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (4 January 1946)

Arthur Conley

2006 : Ruth Brown, American singer-songwriter and actress, born , died from complications following a heart attack and stroke she suffered after surgery in the previous month, in Henderson, Nevada, at the age of 78.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (12 January 1928)

Ruth Brown

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