Deaths in Music on July 21

  • 1782 Placidus Cajetan von Camerloher, composer, dies at 63
  • 1891 Franco Faccio, Italian composer and conductor, dies at 51
  • 1910 Johan Peter Selmer, composer, dies at 66
  • 1948 Donald Nichols Tweedy, American composer, dies at 58
  • 1950 Albert Riemenschneider, American musician and composer, dies at 71
  • 1984 Michael Osborne, American rock guitarist and vocalist (Axe), dies at 34
  • 1994 Dorothy Collins [Marjorie Chandler], Canadian-American singer and actress (Your Hit Parade), dies at 67
  • 1995 Edwin "Russell" House, saxophonist, dies at 65
  • 2002 Gus Dudgeon [Angus Boyd Dudgeon], British pop record producer (Elton John, David Bowie), dies in a car crash at 59
  • 2004 Jerry Goldsmith, American composer (b. 1929)
  • 2005 Long John Baldry, British blues musician (b. 1941)
  • 2015 Theodore Bikel, Austrian-American folk singer and actor (The Russians Are Coming), dies at 91