Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Today's

death - September 30

Death Year Name Full name Bio
2016 Oscar Brand Canadian-American folk balladeer, playwright, author, university professor, musician and host of Folksong Festival on WNYC-am ...
1977 Mary Ford Iris Colleen Summers Singing partner and spouse of guitar legend of Les Paul, with whom she had multiple Top 10 duet hits, including "Vaya ...
2017 Tom Paley Allan Thomas Paley Guitarist, banjo and fiddle player who worked with Woody Guthrie and Lead Belly in the 50s, then co-f...
1955 James Dean James Byron Dean Actor, teen idol and cultural icon, signature films were Rebel Without A Cause (1955), East of Eden (1955) and Gi...
2003 Ronnie Dawson Ronald Monroe Dawson The "Blond Bomber," rockabilly and rock 'n' roll guitarist and bandleader with several unremarkable 50s singles and extensive session w...
2011 Marv Tarplin Marvin Tarplin Session guitarist and songwriter for Motown Records, collaborated w...