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April 15, 2001 in Music History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Deaths in Music

  • Joey Ramone [Jeffrey Hyman], American punk rock singer and musician (The Ramones - "I Wanna Be Sedated"; Blitzkrieg Bop"; solo -"What a Wonderful World"), dies of lymphoma at 49
  • John Verrall, American composer, dies at 92
2001 in Music