Deaths in Music in October 1983

  • Oct 2 Gerald Strang, Canadian composer, dies at 75
  • Oct 16 George Liberace, American violinist (Liberace Show), dies at 72
  • Oct 20 Merle Travis, American country singer, dies at 75
  • Oct 25 Hermann Ambrosius, composer, dies at 86
  • Oct 29 Sten Broman, Swedish composer, dies at 81