Singers in History (Part 4)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 3,927

  • 1918-07-18 Jane Frazee, Duluth Minn, actress/singer (Alice-Beulah)
  • 1918-07-20 Cindy Walker, American singer (d. 2006)
  • 1918-11-07 Maria Teresa de Noronha, Portuguese Fado singer (d. 1993)
  • 1918-12-12 Joe Williams [Joseph Goreed], Cordele, Georgia, American jazz singer (Everyday I have the Blues)
  • 1918-12-19 'Professor Longhair' Henry Roeland Byrd, Bogalusa, Louisiana, New Orleans blues singer and pianist
  • 1919-02-13 Tennessee Ernie Ford, country music singer and actor (Sixteen Tons), born in Bristol, Tennessee (d. 1991)
  • 1919-03-10 Marion Hutton, American actress and singer (Glenn Miller Orchestra), born in Battle Creek, Michigan (d. 1987)

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1919-03-17 Nat King Cole, American singer (Unforgettable, Mona Lisa), born in Montgomery, Alabama (d. 1965)

Musician Nat King Cole
Musician
Nat King Cole
  • 1919-04-06 Paula Kelly, Grove City, Pennsylvania, American big band singer
  • 1919-04-12 Billy Vaughn, singer and bandleader (Sail Along Sil'vry Moon), born in Glasgow, Kentucky (d. 1991)
  • 1919-04-17 Chavela Vargas, Costa Rican-Mexican singer
  • 1919-04-21 Don Cornell, American singer (d. 2004)
  • 1919-05-03 Pete Seeger, American folk singer (Weaver, Goodnight Irene), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919-05-04 Mary Ann McCall, singer
  • 1919-05-17 Antonio Aguilar, Mexican singer and actor (d. 2007)
  • 1919-05-23 Ruth Fernandez, Ponce, Puerto Rico, singer (When you Return), politician, (d. 2012)
  • 1919-07-10 Rusty Gill, singer (Polka Time), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1919-08-24 "Drs P" [Heinz H Polzer], Swiss-Dutch songwriter and singer, born in Thun, Switzerland (d. 2015)
  • 1919-08-30 Kitty Wells, country singer (Grand Ole Opry), born in Nashville, Tennessee (d. 2012)
  • 1919-09-16 Andy Russell, singer (Andy & Della Russell Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1919-09-22 Jack Russell, singer (Your Show of Shows), born in Saratoga Springs, New York
  • 1919-10-18 Anita O'Day (born Anita Belle Colton), jazz singer , born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1919-12-03 Charles Craig, opera singer
  • 1920-01-01 Virgilio Savona, Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra)
  • 1920-01-22 William Warfield, singer (Show Boat)
  • 1920-03-10 Kenneth "Jethro" Burns, US country singer (Homer & Jethro)
  • 1920-03-21 Georg Ots, Estonian singer (d. 1975)
  • 1920-04-08 Carmen McRae (Clark), US jazz singer/pianist (Dream of Life)
  • 1920-04-28 Nan Merriman, US/Neth singer (Arturo Toscanini NBC Orch)
  • 1920-05-11 Beryl Bryden, jazz singer
  • 1920-05-18 Lucia Mannucci, Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra)
  • 1920-05-23 Helen O'Connell, Lima Ohio, singer (Green Eyes, Anapola)
  • 1920-05-26 Peggy Lee, American singer (d. 2002)
  • 1920-05-30 John Heawood, actor/singer/choreographer (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang)
  • 1920-06-11 Hazel Scott, Trinidad, singer/pianist (Hazel Scott)
  • 1920-07-12 Paul Foster, American singer (Soul Stirrers), born in Grand Cane, Louisiana (d. 1995)
  • 1920-07-23 Amalia Rodrigues, Portuguese fado singer (d. 1999)
  • 1920-08-01 Maria Cole, American jazz singer and wife of Nat King Cole, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2012)
  • 1920-08-08 James "Jimmy" Witherspoon, American jump blues singer (Ain't Nobody's Business), born in Gurdon, Arkansas (d. 1997)
  • 1920-08-12 Percy Mayfield, US singer (Please Send Me Someone to Love)
  • 1920-08-17 Georgia Gibbs, singer (Ballin the Jack, Kiss of Fire), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1920-09-04 Teddy Johnson, British singer
  • 1920-11-14 Johnny Desmond, singer (Your Hit Parade), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1920-11-17 Camillo Felgen, Luxembourgish singer (d. 2005)
  • 1920-12-18 Rita Streich, German singer
  • 1920-12-19 [Little] Jimmy Dickens, American country singer (Grand Ole Opry), born in Bolt, West Virginia
  • 1920-12-31 Rex Allen, American actor, singer, and songwriter (d. 1999)
  • 1921-01-31 Carol Channing, American actress (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Hello Dolly), singer and comedian, born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1921-01-31 Mario Lanza, actor/singer (Great Caruso, Toast of New Orleans), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1921-02-20 Mervin Shiner, American country singer, born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • 1921-03-12 Gordon MacRae, singer/actor (Oklahoma, Carousel), born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • 1921-04-08 Virginia O'Brien, actress and singer (Gus, Ziegfeld Follies), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1921-05-03 Joe Ames, American singer (d. 2007)
  • 1921-05-05 Sonja Oosterman, Dutch singer (Marketensters)
  • 1921-05-25 Kitty Kallen, singer ("Little Things Mean a Lot"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • 1921-07-13 Git Gay, Swedish actress and singer (d. 2007)
  • 1921-08-08 Webb Pierce, American singer (In the Jailhouse Now), born in West Monroe, Louisiana (d. 1991)
  • 1921-08-17 Maureen O'Hara [FitzSimons], Irish actress and singer (Miracle on 34th St, The Quiet Man), Ranelagh, County Dublin (d. 2015)
  • 1921-09-08 Harry Secombe, Welsh actor, singer and goon (Down Among the "Z" Men), born in Swansea, Wales
  • 1921-09-16 John Hendricks, lyricist singer (Lambert, Hendricks & Ross)
  • 1921-09-19 Billy Ward, US songwriter/singer/pianist/arranger (Dominoes)
  • 1921-12-22 Hawkshaw Hawkins, country singer (Ozark Jubilee), born in Huntington, West Virginia
  • 1922-01-16 Ernesto Bonino, Italian singer (d. 2008)
  • 1922-03-14 Les Baxter, American singer/orchestra leader/composer (Born Again)
  • 1922-03-24 Dave Appell, singer/musician/songwriter (In the Midnight Hour)
  • 1922-03-28 Felice Chiusano, Italian singer (d. 1990)
  • 1922-05-05 Phil Gordon, Meridian Miss, singer/actor (Jasper-Bev Hillbillies)
  • 1922-05-13 Bea Arthur, American comedian, singer and actress (Maude, The Golden Girls), born in NYC, New York (d. 2009)

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1922-06-10 Judy Garland, [Frances Gumm], American actress/singer (The Wizard of Oz), born in Minnesota (d. 1969)

Actress Judy Garland
Actress
Judy Garland
  • 1922-06-24 Tata Giacobetti, Italian singer (Quartetto Cetra)
  • 1922-08-25 Ronnie Potsdammer, Dutch singer, songwriter and programmer, born in Hoogeveen, Netherlands (d. 1994)
  • 1922-09-13 Charles Brown, American singer and pianist (d. 1999)
  • 1922-09-20 Franco Ventriglia, American opera singer, born in Fairfield, Connecticut (d. 2012)
  • 1922-09-24 Cornell MacNeil, American singer/actor (La Traviata)
  • 1922-10-07 Martha Stewart, Bardwell Ky, singer/actress (Daisy Kenyon, Doll Face)
  • 1922-12-08 Jean Ritchie, American folk singer, born in Viper, Kentucky
  • 1922-12-11 Grigoris Bithikotsis, Greek singer (d. 2005)
  • 1922-12-17 Hubert H A Beckers, Curacaoan opera singer
  • 1922-12-31 Rex Allen, Wilcox Az, cowboy singer (Dr Baxter-Frontier Doctor)
  • 1923-01-20 Nora Brockstedt, Norwegian singer
  • 1923-01-20 Slim Whitman, American country singer (Rose Marie), born in Tampa, Florida (d. 2013)
  • 1923-01-21 Lola Flores, singer, dancer and actress (Kuma Ching, Faraona), born in Cadiz, Spain
  • 1923-01-25 Rusty Draper, American country and pop singer (d. 2003)
  • 1923-02-03 Alys Robi, Quebec singer
  • 1923-02-05 Claude King, American country music singer (Wolverton Mountain), born in Keithville, Louisiana (d. 2013)
  • 1923-03-25 Bonnie Guitar, American singer
  • 1923-04-23 Nathan "Dambuza" Mdledle, singer
  • 1923-04-25 Albert King, Indianola, Mississippi, American blues singer/guitarist (Bad Look Blues)
  • 1923-04-28 Adele Mara, Dearborn Mich, actress/singer (Cool Million, Wheels)
  • 1923-05-02 Christina Spierenburg, Dutch singer
  • 1923-05-21 Doris Mae Akers, gospel singer/songwriter
  • 1923-07-06 Marie McDonald, Burgin KY, singer/actress (Promises Promises)
  • 1923-07-22 Mukesh, Indian singer (d. 1976)
  • 1923-07-23 Amalia Mendoza, Mexican singer (d. 2001)
  • 1923-08-20 Jim Reeves, US country singer/actor (Gun Fury, Kimberley Jim), born in Panola County, Texas (d. 1964)

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1923-09-17 Hank Williams, American country singer (Cold, Cold Heart, Hey Good Lookin'), born in Mount Olive, Alabama (d. 1953)

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Hank Williams
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Hank Williams
  • 1923-09-27 Mary McCarty, Winfield Ks, actress/singer (Starch-Trapper John MD)
  • 1924-01-03 Nell Rankin, American singer (d. 2005)
  • 1924-01-11 Don Cherry, Wichita Texas, singer (Dean Martin Summer Show)
  • 1924-01-26 Alice Babs, Swedish singer

Weddings in Music

Weddings 301 - 383 of 383


HeartWedding of Interest

2010-09-08 Grammy nominated singer Jenni Rivera (41) weds MLB pitcher Esteban Loaiza (38) at the Hummingbird Nest Ranch in Simi Valley, California

Singer Jenni Rivera
Singer
Jenni Rivera
  • 2010-09-18 Pearl Jam singer Eddie Vedder (45) weds model Jill McCormick (32) in Hawaii
  • 2010-10-10 Actress and singer Alexa Vega (22) weds film producer Sean Covel (34) at the historical Homestake Opera House in South Dakota

HeartWedding of Interest

2010-10-23 Singer-songwriter Katy Perry (25) weds actor-comedian Russell Brand (35) at luxury resort Aman-i-Khas in Northern India

Pop Star Katy Perry
Pop Star
Katy Perry
Comedian Russell Brand
Comedian
Russell Brand
  • 2011-01-01 Singer-songwriter Kellie Pickler (25) weds country music songwriter Kyle Jacobs (34) at the Jumby Bay Resort in Antigua

HeartWedding of Interest

2011-01-01 Singer-songwriter Shania Twain (46) weds Swiss business executive Frederic Thiebaud in Rincon, Puerto Rico

Singer Shania Twain
Singer
Shania Twain
  • 2011-01-02 Dresden Dolls singer Amanda Palmer (34) weds author Neil Gaiman (50) in Berkley, California
  • 2011-03-31 Italian Canadian singer Michael Buble (35) weds actress and model Luisana Lopilato (23) in Buenos Aires
  • 2011-04-02 Grammy Awarded singer Michael Buble (34) weds Argentine actress-model Luisana Lopilato (22) at Villa Maria Paz private mansion near Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 2011-04-22 American actor Eddie Cibrian (37) weds American country and pop singer LeAnn Rimes (28) at a private home in California
  • 2011-05-12 Victoria's Secret model Lily Aldridge (25) weds Kings of Leon singer Caleb Followill (29) at San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California
  • 2011-05-14 Country singer Blake Shelton (34) weds singer Miranda Lambert (27) at Don Strange Ranch in Boerne, Texas
  • 2011-05-20 Actor Doug Hutchison (51) weds country singer Courtney Stodden (16) in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 2011-05-22 R&B singer Keyshia Cole (28) weds NBA Cleveland Cavaliers Daniel Gibson (25) in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 2011-07-15 American TV personality and host Vanessa Minnillo (30) weds American singer-songwriter Nick Lachey (37) at Sir Richard Branson's private Necker Island in British Virgin Islands
  • 2011-08-12 Actress and model Brooke Burke (40) weds singer/actor David Charvet (39) in St. Barthelemy, Guadeloupe
  • 2011-10-16 Actress, screenwriter and model Nikki Reed (24) weds singer-songwriter Paul McDonald (27) at a private ranch in Malibu, California
  • 2011-10-18 Actress, model and singer Bijou Phillips (32) weds actor and disc jockey Danny Masterson (36) at a private castle in Ireland
  • 2011-11-26 "The Sugarland" singer Jennifer Nettles (37) weds entrepreneur Justin Miller at a chapel nestled in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee

HeartWedding of Interest

2011-12-09 "Nothing Compares 2 U" singer Sinead O'Connor (45) weds Irish therapist Barry Herridge (38) at the Little White Chapel in Las Vegas

Singer-Songwriter Sinead O'Connor
Singer-Songwriter
Sinead O'Connor
  • 2012-01-04 Roxy Music singer Bryan Ferry (66) weds PR executive Amanda Sheppard (29) in Turks and Caicos Island
  • 2012-01-07 Lady Antebellum singer-songwriter Hillary Scott (26) weds drummer Chris Tyrrell (25) at the Appel Inn near Albany, New York
  • 2012-04-14 "Lady Antebellum" singer Dave Haywood (29) weds executive with Warner Bros. Records Kelli Cashiola (30) in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 2012-04-21 Actress Carey Mulligan (26) weds "Mumford & Sons" lead singer Marcus Mumford (25) in Somerset, England
  • 2012-06-10 Country music singer Wynonna Judd (48) weds "Highway 101" drummer Cactus Moser in Leiper's Fork, Tennessee
  • 2012-06-18 R&B singer Bobby Brown (43) weds Alicia Etheridge in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 2012-09-15 Singer Annie Lennox (57) weds Harvard-educated gynecologist Mitch Besser (57) on a private boat on the Thames River in London
  • 2012-09-23 Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. (40) weds singer-songwriter Cheryl Moana Marie at a private Anini Beach estate on the island of Kauai
  • 2012-09-24 "Sugar Ray" singer Mark McGrath (44) weds longtime love Carin Kingsland (39) at San Ysidro Ranch in Santa Barbara, California

HeartWedding of Interest

2012-09-29 "Fall Out Boy" lead singer Patrick Stump (28) weds longtime girlfriend Elisa Yao in Chicago

Musician Patrick Stump
Musician
Patrick Stump

HeartWedding of Interest

2012-10-19 Grammy Award winning singer Justin Timberlake (31) weds "Total Recall" actress Jessica Biel (30) at the Borgo Egnazia resort in Fasano, Italy

Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake
Singer-songwriter
Justin Timberlake
Actress Jessica Biel
Actress
Jessica Biel

HeartWedding of Interest

2013-06-01 Singer Diana DeGarmo (26) weds singer Ace Young (33) at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard hotel in Los Angeles

  • 2013-06-01 Napster founder Sean Parker (33) weds singer-songwriter Alexandra Lenas at the Ventana Inn in Big Sur, California

HeartWedding of Interest

2013-07-01 Canadian singer Avril Lavigne (28) weds Canadian singer Chad Kroeger (38) at the Château de La Napoule, a reconstructed medieval castle on the Mediterranean Sea in the South of France.

Pop Singer and Songwriter Avril Lavigne
Pop Singer and Songwriter
Avril Lavigne

HeartWedding of Interest

2013-07-04 Singer Tina Turner (73) weds music executive Erwin Bach (57) in Kusnacht, Switzerland

Singer Tina Turner
Singer
Tina Turner

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2013-08-20 Actor Maximilian Schell (82) weds opera singer Iva Mihanovic (35) in Carinthia, Austria

HeartWedding of Interest

2013-09-07 Actor Patrick Stewart (72) weds singer Sunny Ozell (35) near Lake Tahoe

  • 2013-09-14 Singer-songwriter John Legend (34) weds model Chrissy Teigen (27) at Villa Pizzo in Lake Como, Italy
  • 2013-09-21 Golden Globe-winning actor Andy Samberg (35) weds singer-songwriter Joanna Newsom (31) at the Post Ranch Inn in Big Sur, California
  • 2013-10-12 Former Guns N' Roses Matt Sorum (52) weds singer and dancer Adriane Harper in Palm Springs, California
  • 2013-10-16 Actress and singer Kristen Bell (30) weds actor Dax Shepard (38) at the Beverly Hills County Clerk's Office in California

HeartWedding of Interest

2013-10-20 Singer Kelly Clarkson (31) weds talent manager Brandon Blackstock at Blackberry Farm in Walland, Tennessee

  • 2013-10-24 Country music singer-songwriter Ashley Monroe (27) weds MLB pitcher John Danks (28) at Blackberry Farm in Walland, Tennessee
  • 2014-01-04 Actress and singer Alexa Vega (25) weds Big Time Rush singer Carlos Pena Jr (24) in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
  • 2014-04-12 Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter (34) weds long term girlfriend Lauren Kitt in Santa Barbara, California
  • 2014-05-09 Destiny's Child singer Kelly Rowland (33) weds manager Tim Witherspoon in Costa Rica
  • 2014-05-31 Rock singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge (53) weds tv actress Linda Wallem (53) at San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California
  • 2014-06-12 The Band Perry singer Kimberly Perry weds Texas Rangers catcher J.P. Arencibia (28) in Greeneville, Tennessee
  • 2014-07-19 Actress and singer Naya Rivera (27) weds actor Ryan Dorsey in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
  • 2014-08-31 Model and TV host Jenny McCarthy (41) weds singer Donnie Wahlberg (45) at the Hotel Baker in St. Charles, Illinois
  • 2014-08-31 Singer-songwriter Ashlee Simpson (29) weds "Hunger Games" actor Evan Ross (26) in Greenwich, Connecticut
  • 2014-09-08 Actress Ashley Tisdale (29) weds singer Christopher French at a private ceremony in Santa Barbara, California
  • 2014-11-16 Singer-songwriter Solange Knowles (28) weds music video director Alan Ferguson (51) in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 2015-01-01 Singer-songwriter Ben Harper (45) weds social advocate Jaclyn Matfus
  • 2015-03-21 Country music singer Jason Aldean (38) weds former American Idol contestant Brittany Kerr (27) in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
  • 2015-04-25 Heart's lead singer Ann Wilson (64) weds multi-generational community developer Dean Wetter in her manager's California backyard
  • 2015-05-02 Actress and singer Amy Adams (40) weds longtime love Darren Le Gallo in California
  • 2015-05-16 Glee singer/actress Heather Morris (28) weds high school sweetheart Taylor Hubbell at Old Canyon Ranch in Topanga, California
  • 2015-06-09 Actress and singer Aly Michalka (26) weds film producer Stephen Ringer at Belmond Hotel Splendido in Portofino, Italy
  • 2015-07-04 Actress and singer Vanessa Williams (52) weds Jim Skrip in Buffalo, New York
  • 2015-07-11 Singer Peter Andre (42) weds Emily MacDonagh at Mamhead House in Exeter
  • 2015-08-17 Boyzone lead singer Ronan Keating (38) weds model Storm Uechtritz in East Lothian, Scotland
  • 2015-10-24 American Idol winner and singer Phillip Phillips (25) weds longtime girlfriend Hannah Blackwell at the Resora Plantation in Albany, Georgia
  • 2015-10-25 Singer Jason Mraz (38) weds girlfriend Christina Carano at Pole Green Church in Mechanicsville, Virginia
  • 2016-01-08 Singer Colton Dixon (24) weds longtime love Annie Coggeshall in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 2016-01-16 Actress and singer Jamie-Lynn Sigler (35) weds baseball player Cutter Dykstra (53) in Palm Springs, California
  • 2016-01-30 Singer-songwriter Kimberley Walsh (34) weds Triple 8 former member Justin Scott at St James Parish Church in Barbados
  • 2016-02-20 R&B singer Ne-Yo (36) weds Crystal Renay Williams in Los Angeles
  • 2016-05-04 Country singer Randy Houser (39) weds Tatiana Starzynski in an intimate outdoor ceremony in Tennessee
  • 2016-06-25 Singer-songwriter Jill Scott (44) weds longtime boyfriend Mike Dobson in a private ceremony
  • 2016-07-06 NFL quarterback Russell Wilson (27) weds singer-songwriter Ciara (30) at the Peckforton Castle in Cheshire, England
  • 2016-07-09 Fashion designer Christian Siriano (29) weds singer-songwriter Brad Walsh in Danbury, Connecticut
  • 2016-08-12 Singer-songwriter Ray J (35) weds Princess Love at the Vibiana in Los Angeles
  • 2016-09-03 Former Sugababes singer Heidi Range (33) weds Alex Partakis in Tuscany, Italy
  • 2016-09-10 Actress and singer Anna Camp (33) weds Pitch Perfect co-star Skylar Astin (29) in a vineyard wedding at Sunstone Winery in Santa Ynez, California
  • 2016-10-22 Legendary singer and songwriter Paul Anka (75) weds Lisa Pemberton at the Four Seasons in Los Angeles
  • 2016-11-11 Singer-songwriter Adrienne Bailon (33) weds musician Israel Houghton (45) at the Hotel Plaza Atheneel in Paris
  • 2017-02-27 Gossip Girl's star Penn Badgley (30) weds singer Domino Kirke in New York
  • 2017-03-12 Country music singer-songwriter and guitarist Frankie Ballard (34) weds Old Smokey Boots owner Christina Murphy
  • 2017-03-12 Actress and singer-songwriter Amanda Seyfried (31) weds actor Thomas Sadoski (40) in a private ceremony
  • 2017-04-15 Country music singer and songwriter Sam Hunt (32) weds Hannah Lee Fowler in Cedartown, Georgia
  • 2017-05-06 Country music singer Josh Gracin (36) weds partner Katie Weir in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 2017-06-03 Actress, singer and Broadway star Bell Bundy (36) weds TBS executive Thom Hinkle at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California

Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 301 - 400 of 1,205

  • 1985-02-28 Ray Ellington, English singer (b. 1916)
  • 1985-03-29 Jeanine Deckers, Belgian nun and singer-songwriter, The Singing Nun, commits suicide at 51
  • 1985-05-06 Julie Vega, Filipino child actress and singer (b. 1968)
  • 1985-08-12 Kyu Sakamoto, Japanese singer and actor, dies in JAL 123 crash at 43
  • 1985-09-06 Jane Frazee, singer/actress (Alice-Beulah), dies at 67 of pneumonia
  • 1985-09-06 Johnny Desmond, singer (Your Hit Parade), dies of cancer at 65
  • 1985-10-11 Tex Williams, American country-western singer, dies at 68 of cancer
  • 1985-10-25 Morton Downey, singer (Star of the Family), dies at 83
  • 1985-10-30 Kirby Grant, actor/singer (Sky King), dies in an auto accident at 74
  • 1985-11-24 Big Joe Turner, American singer (b. 1911)
  • 1985-12-22 D. Boon, American singer and guitarist (The Minutemen) (b. 1958)
  • 1985-12-31 Rick Nelson, singer/actor (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), dies at 45
  • 1986-01-14 Daniel Balavoine, French singer (b. 1952)
  • 1986-01-24 Gordon MacRae, singer (Oklahoma, Carousel), dies at 64
  • 1986-03-22 Mark Dinning, American singer (b. 1933)
  • 1986-03-31 O'Kelly Isley, American singer (Isley Brothers), dies of heart attack at 48
  • 1986-04-08 Yukiko Okada, Japanese idol singer, dies at 18
  • 1986-04-13 Johnny Dollar, American country and rockabilly singer, commits suicide at 53
  • 1986-06-17 Kate Smith, singer (God Bless America), dies in Raleigh NC at 78
  • 1986-07-03 Rudy Vallee, singer (Vagabond Dreams), dies at 84
  • 1986-11-01 Sippie Wallace, blues singer, dies at 88
  • 1986-11-05 Bobby Nunn, American singer (The Robins, The Coasters) dies of a heart attack at 61
  • 1986-11-08 Beatrice Kay, singer/actress (Sister Sue-Calvin & the Col), dies at 78
  • 1986-11-13 Rudolf Schock, German opera/operetta singer, dies at 71
  • 1986-11-26 Scatman Crothers, singer/actor (Shining, Chico & The Man), dies at 76
  • 1986-12-01 [Irving] Lee Dorsey, American Pop and R&B singer ( "Working in the Coal Mine"), dies at 61
  • 1986-12-10 Kate Wolf, folksinger (Back Roads), dies of leukemia at 44
  • 1987-01-10 Marion Hutton, American singer (Glenn Miller Orchestra) and actress, dies at 67
  • 1987-01-15 Dolores Hawkins, singer (Guy Mitchell Show), dies at 58
  • 1987-02-15 Jimmy Holiday, American singer (Baby I Love You), dies at 42
  • 1987-03-28 Maria Augusta Trapp, singer (Trapp Family Singers), dies at 82
  • 1987-05-03 Dalida [Yolande Christina Gigliotti], Egyptian-born Italian French singer, commits suicide at 54
  • 1987-05-04 Paul Butterfield, singer/harmonica player, dies of drug abuse at 44
  • 1987-09-11 Peter Tosh, reggae singer shot dead in Jamacia at 42
  • 1987-09-23 O B McClinton, US country singer (Man needs a woman), dies at 47
  • 1987-10-13 Kishore Kumar, Indian singer and actor, dies at 58
  • 1987-11-06 Zohar Argov, Israeli singer (b. 1955)
  • 1987-11-17 Irene Wicker, singer/actress (Singing Lady), dies at 81
  • 1988-01-29 Bantcho Bantchevsky, US opera singer, commits suicide

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1988-03-10 Andy Gibb, singer, dies of heart infection at 30

Singer and TV Host Andy Gibb
Singer and TV Host
Andy Gibb
  • 1988-03-17 Nikolas Asimos, Greek counter-culture composer and singer (b. 1949)
  • 1988-04-09 Brook Benton [Benjamin Franklin Peay], American soul vocalist (It's Just a Matter of Time, Rainy Night in Georgia), dies of meningitis at 56
  • 1988-04-25 Carolyn Franklin, singer/songwriter/son of Aretha, dies at 43
  • 1988-04-28 B. W. Stevenson, American country singer (b. 1949)
  • 1988-07-18 Nico, US model/pop singer (Velvet Underground), dies at 43
  • 1988-08-26 Carlos Paião, Portuguese singer (b. 1957)
  • 1988-08-28 Hazel Dawn, US singer/actress (Under Clover, Margie), dies at 98
  • 1988-10-07 Billy Daniels, African-American singer (Billy Daniels Show), dies of cancer at 73
  • 1988-12-02 Tata Giacobetti, Italian singer and lyricist (Quartetto Cetra)
  • 1988-12-08 Herbert "Tubo" Rhoad, US singer (Persuasions-Good news), dies at 44
  • 1988-12-16 Sylvester, American singer (b. 1948)
  • 1988-12-22 Tucker Smith, singer/dancer (Cool-West Side Story), dies
  • 1989-01-08 Johnny Jordaan, [Jan van Musscher], Dutch folk singer, dies at 64
  • 1989-02-04 Kenneth "Jethro" Burns, country singer (Homer & Jethro), dies at 69
  • 1989-03-10 Doc Green, American singer (The Drifters), dies at 54
  • 1989-04-12 Herbert Mills, American Singer (The Mills Brothers), dies at 77
  • 1989-05-09 Keith Whitley, country singer (Don't Close Your Eyes), dies at 33
  • 1989-06-09 Rashid Behbudov, Azerbaijani singer and actor (b. 1915)
  • 1989-06-12 Lou Monte, American singer (b. 1917)
  • 1989-08-21 Raul Seixas, Brazilian singer (b. 1945)
  • 1989-10-22 Ewan MacColl [James Miller], Scottish folk singer-songwriter (The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face), dies at 74
  • 1989-11-05 Barry Sadler, singer (Green Berets), murdered at 49 in Murfreesboro Tn
  • 1989-11-29 Ann Burton, [Anna Rafalowicz], singer, dies at 56
  • 1989-12-14 Pattie Santos, American singer (It's a Beautiful Day), dies in a car accident at 40
  • 1990-01-20 Hayedeh, Persian singer (b. 1942)
  • 1990-02-14 Tony Holiday, German singer
  • 1990-02-24 Johnnie Ray, American singer (Cry), dies of liver failure at 61
  • 1990-03-19 Andrew Wood, American singer (Mother Love Bone) (b. 1966)
  • 1990-04-03 Sarah Vaughan, American jazz singer, dies of lung cancer at 66
  • 1990-04-14 Thurston Harris, American singer (b. 1931)
  • 1990-04-29 Floyd Butler, American soul singer (Friends of Distinction), dies at 52
  • 1990-05-16 Samuel "Sammy" Davis Jr, American singer/dancer/actor (Ocean's 11, Candy Man), dies of throat cancer at 64
  • 1990-07-02 Snooky Lanson, singer, dies at 76
  • 1990-07-07 Cazuza, Brazilian poet, singer and composer (b. 1958)
  • 1990-07-18 Gerry Boulet, Quebec rock singer (b. 1946)
  • 1990-07-23 Robert Sommer, singer, dies of liver failure at 42
  • 1990-07-27 Bobby Day, American singer (b. 1928)
  • 1990-08-17 Pearl Bailey, actress (Landlord)/singer, dies of heart attack at 72
  • 1990-08-18 Grethe Ingmann, Danish singer (b. 1938)
  • 1990-11-10 Lisa Kirk, US Broadway-singer, dies
  • 1990-11-10 Ronnie Dyson, US singer (Salvation-I Don't Wanna Cry), dies at 40
  • 1990-11-12 Nico Haak, Dutch singer (Foxy Foxtrot), dies
  • 1990-12-07 Delecta "Dee" Clark, US singer (Raindrops), dies at 52
  • 1990-12-08 Pony Sherrell Metcalf, NY, singer, dies of heart attack
  • 1991-02-06 Danny Thomas, comedian (Jazz Singer), dies of a heart attack at 79
  • 1991-02-09 James Cleveland, American gospel singer, dies at 59
  • 1991-02-24 Webb Pierce, US country singer (Bye Bye Love), dies of cancer at 64
  • 1991-02-26 Slim Gaillard [Bulee], American Jazz singer/songwriter, dies at 75
  • 1991-03-14 Doc Pomus [Jerome Solon Felder], American blues singer and songwriter ("Save Last Dance for Me"), dies at 65
  • 1991-03-22 Dave Guard, American folk singer (The Kingston Trio), dies of cancer at 56
  • 1991-04-08 Dead (musician), Swedish metal singer (b. 1969)
  • 1991-05-03 Mohammed Abdel Wahab, Egyptian singer and composer (b. 1907)
  • 1991-06-09 Max van Praag, Dutch singer, dies at 77
  • 1991-06-16 Vicky Brown, US singer (Power of Love), dies
  • 1991-06-23 Bill Buysman, Dutch guitarist/singer (Kilima Hawaiians), dies
  • 1991-07-28 Luis Aravena Munoz, Chilean singer/exiled to Netherlands, dies at 45
  • 1991-08-07 Billy James, comedian/singer (Women at Play, Lusty Business), dies
  • 1991-08-27 Vince Taylor, [Brian Holden], British singer (Brand new Cadillac), dies
  • 1991-09-04 Dottie West, country singer (Here Comes my Baby), dies at 58 in a car
  • 1991-09-24 Peter Bellamy, folk singer (b. 1944)