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December 12, 1987 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Deaths in Music

  • Enrique Jorrín, Cuban musician and composer (b. 1926)
  • Louis de Meester, Belgian pianist and classical and electronic music composer (The Great Temptation of St Anthony), dies at 83
  • Truman "Pinky" Tomlin, American singer and actor (Sing While You're Able, With Love and Kisses), dies from a heart attack at 80
1987 in Music