Deaths in Music in June 1969

  • Jun 13 Ken Errair, American singer (Four Freshmen), dies in a plane crash at 39
  • Jun 14 Wynonie Harris, American rhythm and blues singer, dies of cancer at 53
  • Jun 16 Karl Hubert Rudolf Schiske, composer, dies at 53

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Jun 22 Judy Garland, American singer and actress (The Wizard of Oz, Easter Parade), dies at 47 of an overdose

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  • Jun 27 Richard Vance Maxfield, composer, dies at 42
  • Jun 29 Shorty Long, soul singer/pianist (Here Comes the Judge), dies at 29
  • Jun 29 Vesselin Stoyanov, composer, dies at 67
  • Jun 30 Jan Evangelista Zelinka, composer, dies at 76