Deaths in Music on 21st August

  • 1627 Jacques Mauduit, composer, dies at 69
  • 1772 Alessandro Felici, composer, dies at 29
  • 1772 Johann Andreas Joseph Giulini, composer, dies at 48
  • 1812 Silverius Muller, composer, dies at 67
  • 1824 Santiago Ferrer, composer, dies at 62
  • 1856 Peter Joseph von Lindpaintner, composer, dies at 64
  • 1898 Nicola van Westerhout, composer, dies at 40
  • 1932 Frederick Corder, composer, dies at 80
  • 1935 Josef Cyril Sychra, composer, dies at 76
  • 1940 Paul Juon, Russian/Swiss violinist/composer, dies at 68
  • 1949 Gerhard von Keussler, composer, dies at 75
  • 1951 (Leonard) Constant Lambert, English composer (Rio Grande), dies at 45
  • 1958 Stevan Hristic, composer, dies at 73
  • 1970 Timothy Mather Spelman, composer, dies at 79
  • 1977 Danny Lockin, American actor/dancer, dies from bleeding to death after being stabbed 100 times
  • 1981 Hermann Schey, German/Neth singer, dies at 85
  • 1989 Raul Seixas, Brazilian singer (b. 1945)
  • 1995 Anatole Fistoulari, conductor, dies at 88
  • 1995 James Truitte, dancer, dies at 72
  • 2003 Wesley Willis, American musician (b. 1963)
  • 2005 Robert Moog, American pioneer of electronic music (b. 1934)
  • 2005 Martin Dillon, tenor, American opera singer (b. 1957)
  • 2006 Ustad Bismillah Khan, Indian musician (b. 1916)
  • 2008 Jerry Finn, American record producer (b. 1969)
  • 2009 Dean Turner, Australian musician (b. 1972)
  • 2013 Sid Bernstein, American music producer/promoter, dies at 95