November 4 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
November 4

1847 : Felix Mendelssohn, German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Romantic period, born Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, died after a series of strokes in Leipzig, Germany, at the age of 38.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (3 February 1809)

1969 : Deek Watson, American singer-tenor, born Ivory Watson, died from a stroke in Washington DC at the age of 60. (The Percolating Puppies, The Four Riff Brothers, The Ink Spots - vocals, tenor guitar)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (18 July 1909)

1980 : Ronnie Goodson, American singer, born Ronald Goodson, died of a brain tumor at the age of 35. (Ronnie and the Hi-Lites)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (2 February 1945)

1994 : Fred "Sonic" Smith, American guitarist, born Frederick Dewey Smith, died of heart failure in Detroit, Michigan, at the age of 45. (MC5, Sonic's Rendezvous Band, Patti Smith)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (14 September 1949)

2000 : Vernel Fournier aka Amir Rushdan, American jazz drummer, born Vernel Anthony Fournier, died from a cerebral hemorrhage in Jackson, Mississippi, at the age of 72.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (30 July 1928)

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