Deaths in Music on June 19

  • 1341 Juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies
  • 1747 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 74
  • 1759 Charles-Joseph-Balthazar Sohier, composer, dies at 31
  • 1762 Johann Ernst Eberlin, composer, dies at 60
  • 1822 John Bray, English-born American composer (The Indian Princess), dies on his 40th birthday
  • 1915 Sergey Ivanovich Taneyev, Russian composer (Oresteia), dies at 58
  • 1940 Maurice Jaubert, French composer, dies at 40
  • 1952 Heinrich Schlusnus, German baritone (b. 1888)
  • 1966 Marjan Kozina, composer, dies at 59
  • 1984 Wladimir Rudolfovich Vogel, composer, dies at 88
  • 1988 Zdenek Blazek, composer, dies at 83
  • 1995 Murray Dickie, opera singer/director, dies at 71
  • 1996 Alan Ande Anderson, opera director, dies at 78
  • 1996 Vivian Ellis, composer, dies at 91
  • 1997 Bobby Helms [Robert Lee Helms], American country music singer (Jingle Bell Rock), dies at 63
  • 2007 El Fary, Spanish singer (b. 1937)
  • 2007 Antonio Aguilar, Mexican singer and actor (b. 1919)
  • 2009 Ali Akbar Khan, Indian classical musician, dies at 87
  • 2013 Slim Whitman, American country singer (Rose Marie), dies from heart failure at 90
  • 2014 Gerry Goffin, American Hall of Fame lyricist, dies at 75