Deaths in Music on 29th April

  • 1712 Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, composer, dies at 67
  • 1813 Christian Danner, composer, dies at 55
  • 1905 Ignacio Cervantes, composer, dies at 57
  • 1935 Leroy Carr, rocker, dies=
  • 1943 Joseph Achron, Latvian violinist/composer (Golem suite), dies at 56
  • 1943 Karl Adrian Wohlfart, composer, dies at 68
  • 1956 Nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer, dies at 75
  • 1957 Otallo Morales, composer, dies at 82
  • 1961 Cisco Houston, American folk singer (b. 1918)
  • 1967 J. B. Lenoir, African American blues guitarist and singer-songwriter, active in the 1950s, dies at 38
  • 1973 Manfred Gurlitt, composer, dies at 82
  • 1976 Wilhelm Maler, composer, dies at 73
  • 1979 Julia Perry, American composer (Soul Symphony), dies at 55
  • 1988 Jan Kapr, composer, dies at 74
  • 1993 Mick Ronson, English guitarist/producer (Mott the Hoople), dies at 46
  • 1997 Keith Ferguson, American blues musician (Fabulous Thunderbirds), dies of overdose at 50
  • 2005 Mariana Levy, Mexican actress, singer, and television show host (b. 1966)
  • 2013 John La Montaine, American composer, dies at 93