Musicians Who Died on March 14

  • 1760 Anton Filtz [Fils], German composer, dies at 26
  • 1768 Vigilio Blasio Faitello, Italian composer, dies at 58
  • 1801 Christian Friedrich Penzel, German musician and composer, dies at 63
  • 1860 Louis-Antoine Jullien, French conductor, dies at 47
  • 1861 Louis Niedermeyer, Swiss-French composer, dies at 58
  • 1944 Pavel Chesnokov, Russian-Soviet composer, dies at 66
  • 1954 Ludomir Michał Rogowski, Polish composer, dies at 72
  • 1958 Eugeen Van de Velde, Flemish musicologist and composer (In Tempore Belli), dies at 64
  • 1973 Rafael Godoy, Colombian composer, dies at 65
  • 1977 Gyula David, Hungarian composer (Viola Concerto) and violinist, dies at 63
  • 1982 Kirill Molchanov, Russian-Soviet composer, dies at 59
  • 1986 Benno Ammann, Swiss composer (Missa Defensor Pacis) and conductor, dies at 81
  • 1986 Jozef Kresanek, Slovak composer, dies at 73
  • 1988 Willi Apel, German-American musicologist (Harvard Dictionary of Music), dies at 94
  • 1991 Doc Pomus [Jerome Solon Felder], American blues singer and songwriter (Save the Last Dance for Me), dies at 65
  • 1991 Howard Ashman, American playwright and lyricist (Little Shop of Horrors; The Little Mermaid), dies of AIDS-related complications at 40
  • 1995 Gerard Victory, Irish composer, dies at 73
  • 2004 Genevieve [Ginette Auger], French actress and singer (The Jack Paar Show), dies of a stroke at 83
  • 2009 Alain Bashung, French singer, songwriter, comedian and actor, dies of cancer at 61
  • 2011 Ronnie Hammond, American rock singer (Atlanta Rhythm Section, 1972–83 & 1988–2001 - "So In To You"), dies of heart failure at 60
  • 2013 Jack Greene, American country artist, dies from complications from Alzheimer's disease at 83
  • 2014 Werner Rackwitz, German opera director and musicologist (Handel-Renaissance), dies at 84
  • 2016 Peter Maxwell Davies, British composer (Prolation, Taverner), dies at 81
  • 2020 Genesis P-Orridge [Neil Megson], British avant-garde rock singer-songwriter, and performance artist (Throbbing Gristle; Psychic TV), dies of leukemia at 70
  • 2020 Phil Phillips [Baptiste], American singer-songwriter (Sea of Love), dies at 94