On This Day

Musicians Who Died in June 1976

  • Jun 7 Bobby Hackett, American jazz cornetist and orchestra leader (Air time '57), dies at 61
  • Jun 14 Géza Anda, Hungarian-Swiss pianist (Mozart/Bartok), dies at 54

Person of interestJohnny Mercer

Jun 25 Johnny Mercer, US songwriter (That old Black Magic), dies at 66

Songwriter Johnny Mercer
Johnny Mercer