On This Day

Musicians Who Died in September 1968

  • Sep 1 Granville English, composer, dies at 69
  • Sep 5 Juan Jose Castro, composer, dies at 73
  • Sep 6 Karl Rankl, Austrian-born British composer and conductor (Covent Garden Opera Company), dies at 69
  • Sep 19 Red Foley, American country singer ("Mr Smith Goes to Washington"), dies at 58
  • Sep 20 Frank Pelleg [Pollack], Czech-Israeli harpsichordist, pianist, conductor and educator, dies at 57
  • Sep 24 Harry Robert Wilson, American composer, dies at 67