Deaths in Music in October 2001

  • Oct 2 Franz Biebl, German composer (b. 1906)
  • Oct 13 Peter Doyle, Australian pop singer (The New Seekers) (b. 1949)
  • Oct 16 Etta Jones, American jazz singer (Don't Go to Strangers), dies of cancer at 72
  • Oct 17 Jay Livingston, American songwriter (b. 1915)
  • Oct 18 Micheline Ostermeyer, French athlete and musician (b. 1922)
  • Oct 28 Gerard Hengeveld, Dutch composer (b. 1910)