Deaths in Music in June 1966

  • Jun 1 Papa Jack Laine, American musician (b. 1873)
  • Jun 6 Claudette Orbison, wife of singer Roy, dies in a motorcyle crash
  • Jun 12 Hermann Scherchen, German conductor/music publisher, dies at 74
  • Jun 12 Thomas Chalmers, American opera singer, actor, and filmmaker (Blind Alleys, Outrage), dies at 81
  • Jun 19 Marjan Kozina, composer, dies at 59
  • Jun 29 Arthur Meulemans, Belgian composer, dies at 82