Famous Deaths on December 26, 1974

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Famous Deaths

  • Farid al-Atrash [El-Atrache], Syrian composer, musician, virtuoso oud player, and actor (Akher kedba), dies of heart disease at 59
  • Jack Benny, comedian (Jack Benny Show), dies at 80
  • Knudage Riisager, composer, dies at 77
  • Robert Levine Sanders, American composer, dies at 68