Today's Deaths in Music

Deaths in Music for Saturday 25th April 2015

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1472 - Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
1663 - Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1792 - Johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54
1808 - Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
1906 - John Knowles Paine, US composer, dies at 67
1915 - Nicola d' Arienzo, composer, dies at 72
1925 - George Stephanescu, composer, dies at 81
1951 - Jerzy Fitelberg, composer, dies at 47
1960 - Ilmari Henrik Reinhold Krohn, composer, dies at 92
1971 - Max Drischner, composer, dies at 80
1975 - Mike Brant, Israeli singer (b. 1947)
1988 - Boris Kremenliev, composer, dies at 76
1988 - Carolyn Franklin, singer/songwriter/son of Aretha, dies at 43
1990 - Dexter Gordon, Jazz saxophonist, dies of kidney failure at 67
1992 - Brian Macleod, Canadian musician, dies of cancer at 39
1992 - Yutaka Ozaki, Japanese rock artist, dies at 26 of pulmonary edema
1995 - Ginger Rogers, actress/dancer (Top Hat, Stage Door), dies at 83
2002 - Lisa Lopes, American rapper (TLC) (b. 1971)
2007 - Bobby "Boris" Pickett, American singer and songwriter (b. 1938)
Actress and Dancer Ginger RogersActress and Dancer Ginger Rogers (1995)
2008 - Humphrey Lyttelton, Jazz musician and broadcaster, (b. 1921)
2009 - Beatrice Arthur, American comedian, actress, and singer, dies of cancer at 82
2009 - Bea Arthur, American comedian, singer and actress ("All in the Family", "The Golden Girls"), dies at 86

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