On This Day

Musicians Who Died in April 1934

  • Apr 4 Braulio Dueno Colon, Puerto Rican composer, dies at 80
  • Apr 5 Salvatore Di Giacomo, Italian poet and songwriter during "Golden Age of Neapolitan Song", dies at 74
  • Apr 28 Charley Patton, American Delta blues musician (Pony Blues; High Water Everywhere), dies of a mitral valve disorder between the ages of 37 and 43