Deaths in Music on July 22

  • 1635 Pietro Antonio Tamburini, composer, dies at 45
  • 1786 Vaclav Kalous [Simon à Scto Bartholomaeo], Czech composer, dies at 71
  • 1794 Jean-Benjamin de La Borde, French composer, dies at 59
  • 1840 Josef Jawurek, composer, dies at 83
  • 1848 Karl Guhr, German composer, dies at 60
  • 1863 Carl Schuberth, composer, dies at 52
  • 1868 Zikmund Michal Kolesovsky, composer, dies at 51
  • 1870 Josef Strauss, Austrian composer (Dynamids), dies at 42
  • 1880 Anna Caroline Oury, composer, dies at 72
  • 1929 Bror Beckman, composer, dies at 63
  • 1952 Antonio Maria Valencia, Colombian composer, dies at 49
  • 1972 Hugo Kauder, Austrian composer, dies at 84
  • 1972 Pavel Borkovek, composer, dies at 78
  • 1988 Luigi Lucioni, Italian, landscape painter (opera stars), dies at 87
  • 1992 David Wojuarowicz, artist (U2 album cover), dies of AIDs at 37
  • 1995 Dave Clark, music promoter/songwriter, dies at 85
  • 1995 Percy Humphrey, American jazz trumpet player and bandleader in New Orleans, Louisiana, dies at 90
  • 1996 Robert Collins, keyboard player, dies at 33
  • 1996 Tamara Danz, German singer (Silly), dies of cancer at 43
  • 1998 Hermann Prey, German bass-baritone (b. 1929)
  • 1999 Gar Samuelson, American musician (Megadeth) (b. 1958)
  • 2004 Sacha Distel, French singer (Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head cover), dies at 71
  • 2004 Illinois Jacquet, American jazz saxophonist, dies at 81
  • 2005 Eugene Record American songwriter and singer (The Chi-Lites) (b. 1940)
  • 2006 Dika Newlin, American composer, Schoenberg expert and punk rocker, dies at 82
  • 2017 Bobby Taylor, American singer and producer who discovered "The Jackson 5" (Motown Records), dies of cancer at 83