On This Day

Musicians Who Died in June 1952

  • Jun 9 Adolf Busch, German composer (b. 1891)
  • Jun 14 John Kirby [Kirk], American jazz double-bassist and tuba player (Benny Goodman; "Undecided"), dies at 43
  • Jun 17 Alberto Williams, Argentine pianist and composer (Etrerno Reposo), dies at 89
  • Jun 18 Heinrich Schlusnus, German baritone, dies at 63
  • Jun 19 Heinrich Schlusnus, German baritone (b. 1888)
  • Jun 24 Lodewijk Mortelmans, Belgian composer, dies at 84