On This Day

Musicians Who Died in May 2007

  • May 3 Ellsworth Milburn, American composer and educator (Menil Antiphons), dies of complications from pneumonia at 69
  • May 6 Đorđe Novković, Croatian pop singer-songwriter (Pro Arte), and television personality (Hrvatski Idol), dies at 63
  • May 9 Jacob Gilboa, Israeli composer, dies at 87
  • May 16 Albert Delvaux, Belgian composer (Symphonia Burlesca), dies at 93
  • May 18 Yoyoy Villame, Philippine novelty singer & movie actor, dies at 74
  • May 26 J Edward Oliver, cartoonist and composer (b. 1942)
  • May 27 Izumi Sakai, Japanese pop singer (Zard - "Makenaide (Please Don't Lose)"), dies from head injuries after a fall, while undergoing cancer treatments at 40
  • May 27 Gretchen Wyler, American actress, dancer (Silk Stockings), and animal rights activist dies at 75