November 3 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
November 3

1990 : Mary Martin, American actress, singer and Broadway star, born Mary Virginia Martin, died from colorectal cancer at her home in Rancho Mirage, California, at the age of 76.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (1 December 1913)

1993 : Léon Theremin, Russian inventor, most famous for the 'Theremin', one of the first electronic musical instruments, born Lev Sergeyevich Termen, died in Moscow, Russia at the age of 97. Popularized in the Beach Boys' Good Vibrations, the device was used to create those futuristic sound effects in many sci-fi movies.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (15 August 1896)

1996 : William Clarke, American blues harmonica player, died of a bleeding ulcer in Fresno, California, at the age of 45.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (21 March 1951)

2002 : Lonnie Donegan, Scottish skiffle musician, born Anthony James Donegan, died after suffering a heart attack, mid-way through a UK tour, in Peterborough, England, at the age of 71.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (29 April 1931)

2004 : Joe Bushkin, American jazz pianist, born Joseph Bushkin, died in Santa Barbara, California, at the age of _.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (7 November 1916)

2006 : Paul Mauriat, French orchestra leader, died in Perpignan, France, at the age of 81. (Paul Mauriat et Son Orchestre)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (4 March 1925)

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