This Day in Music History
1968 : Malcolm Hale, American musician, born , died of carbon monoxide poisoning, caused by a faulty space heater, in Chicago, Illinois, at the age of 27. Some sources state he died on 31 October. (Spanky & Our Gang - lead guitar, trombone, vocals)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (17 May 1941)
2002 : Jam Master Jay, American musician and rapper, born Jason William Mizell, was shot and killed in Jamaica, Queens, New York, at the age of 37. (Run-DMC)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (21 January 1965)
2007 : Robert Goulet, American singer and actor, born Robert Gerard Goulet, died from pulmonary fibrosis in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 73.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (26 November 1933)