November 19 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
November 19

1828 : Franz Schubert, Austrian composer, born Franz Peter Schubert, died of typhoid fever (official diagnosis) in Vienna at the age of 31.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (31 January 1797)

1977 : Sonny Criss, American jazz musician, born William Criss, committed suicide by shooting himself in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 50. He had developed stomach cancer and his suicide was a consequence of his painful condition.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (23 October 1927)

1983 : Tom Evans, English musician and songwriter, born Thomas Evans Jr, committed suicide by hanging himself in London at the age of 36. (Badfinger)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (5 June 1947)

1992 : Bobby Russell, American singer and songwriter, died of coronary artery disease in Nicholasville, Kentucky, at the age of 52.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (19 April 1940)

1995 : Alan Hull, English singer-songwriter, born James Alan Hull, died of a heart thrombosis at the age of 50. (Lindisfarne - founding member,)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (20 February 1945)

2003 : Greg Ridley, English rock bassist, born Alfred Gregory Ridley, died of pneumonia and resulting complications in Alicante, Spain, at the age of 56. (Humble Pie, Spooky Tooth)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (23 October 1947)

2004 : Terry Melcher, American musician and record producer, born Terrence P. Jorden, died of melanoma at his home in Beverly Hills, California, at the age of 62.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (8 February 1942)

2007 : Kevin Dubrow, American rock singer-songwriter, born Kevin Mark DuBrow, died of an accidental overdose of cocaine in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the age of 52. (Quiet Riot)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (29 October 1955)

2011 : Russ Garcia, American composer and arranger, died in Kerikeri, New Zealand, at the age of 95.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (12 April 1916)

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