Deaths in Music on April 11

  • 1648 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer, dies at 53
  • 1729 Manuel de Egues, composer, dies at 71
  • 1810 Jakob Zupan, composer, dies at 75
  • 1853 Louis Emmanuel Eadin, composer, dies
  • 1887 Pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer, dies at 54
  • 1901 Ivar Christian Hallstrom, composer, dies at 74
  • 1936 Mitya Stillman, composer, dies at 44
  • 1952 Wadih Sabra, Lebanese composer (Kulluna lil Watan), dies at 76
  • 1961 Francis de Bourguignon, composer, dies at 70
  • 1969 Ludvig Irgens Jensen, composer, dies at 74
  • 1992 Adele Dixon, singer/actress (Uneasy Virtue), dies of pneumonia at 83
  • 2000 Diana Darvey, British actress, singer and dancer (b. 1945)
  • 2001 Sandy Bull, American musician (b. 1941)
  • 2006 June Pointer, American singer (Pointer Sisters) (b. 1953)
  • 2006 Proof, American rapper (D12) (b. 1973)
  • 2011 La Esterella, Flemish singer (b. 1919)
  • 2014 Jesse Winchester, American musician and songwriter, dies from bladder cancer at 69
  • 2016 Emile Ford, Caribbean-born British singer and engineer (first black male singer to top UK charts), dies at 78
  • 2017 J. Geils [John Warren Geils Jr], American rock guitarist (J. Geils Band - Centerfold), dies at 71