Deaths in Music in June 1980

  • Jun 8 Ernst Busch, German singer and actor (b. 1900)
  • Jun 20 Gustaf Allan Pettersson, composer, dies at 68
  • Jun 21 Bert Kaempfert, German orchestra leader and songwriter, dies of a stroke at 56
  • Jun 28 Yoshiro Irino, Japanese composer, dies at 58
  • Jun 28 José Iturbi, Spanish pianist and conductor (b. 1895)