Deaths in Music on November 22

  • 1751 Anton Englert, German composer and organist, dies at 77
  • 1776 Johann Caspar Simon, composer, dies at 75
  • 1813 Johann Gottfried Vierling, composer, dies at 63
  • 1826 Pavel Lambert Masek, composer, dies at 65
  • 1852 August Alexander Klengel, composer, dies at 69
  • 1859 Ludwig "Louis" Spohr, German violinist/composer (Faust), dies at 75
  • 1896 Leon Leopold Lewandoski, Polish composer, dies at 65
  • 1900 Arthur Sullivan, English operatic composer (Mikado, Pirates of Penzance), dies at 58
  • 1902 Septimus Winner, composer, dies at 75
  • 1926 Darvish Khan, Iranian musician (b. 1872)
  • 1943 Lorenz Hart, lyricist, dies in NY
  • 1943 Pietro Alessandro Yon, composer, dies at 57
  • 1955 Guy Ropartz [Joseph Guy Marie Ropartz], French composer, dies at 91 (b. 1864)
  • 1956 Theodore Kosloff, Russian-born actor, ballet dancer and choreographer, dies at 74
  • 1967 Edvin Kallstenius, Swedish composer and librarian, dies at 86
  • 1969 Acario Cotapos, composer, dies at 80
  • 1975 Fran├žois de Roubaix, French film score composer, dies in diving accident at 36
  • 1982 Max Deutsch, Austrian-French composer, dies at 90
  • 1986 Robert Sutton Whitney, composer, dies at 82
  • 1987 Ted Taylor, rock vocalist, dies
  • 1994 L V Johnson Singer, dies
  • 1994 Norma Donaldson, American singer and actress (Poetic Justice, 5 Heartbeats), dies at 68
  • 1995 Edna Deanne Fuelling, dancer choreographer/drama teacher, dies at 90

Person of interestMichael Hutchence

1997 Michael Hutchence, Australiann rocker (INXS) and actor, commits suicide at 37

INXS rocker Michael Hutchence
INXS rocker
Michael Hutchence
  • 2001 Norman Granz, American jazz impresario and producer (b. 1918)
  • 2011 Paul Motian, American jazz drummer, percussionist and composer, dies at 80
  • 2014 Alvin Brehm, American musician and composer, dies at 89
  • 2016 Florence Henderson, American actress and singer (Carol in The Brady Bunch), dies at 82