On This Day

March 2001 in Music History

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 4 Glenn Hughes, American singer (The Village People) (b. 1950)
  • Mar 7 Frankie Carle, American pianist and bandleader (b. 1903)
  • Mar 10 Massimo Morsello, Italian fascist political singer and songwriter, dies at 42
  • Mar 18 John Phillips, American singer and guitarist (Mama & Papas-California Dreaming), dies at 65
  • Mar 21 Anthony Steel, British actor and singer (Malta Story, The Wooden Horse), dies from lung cancer at 80
  • Mar 28 Moe Koffman, Canadian musician (b. 1928)
  • Mar 28 Vlastimir Nikolovski, Macedonian composer and pedagogue, (The Serdar) dies at 74
  • Mar 29 John Lewis, American jazz pianist (b. 1920)