Rock Deaths In December

28 February 2017 (GMT)

Rockstar deaths in December

December 1 st

Ray Gillen

was
34 years 6 months 19 days old when he died on 1 December 1993

Lee Dorsey

was
61 years 11 months 7 days old when he died on 1 December 1986

December 2 nd

Michael Hedges

was
43 years 11 months 2 days old when he died on 2 December 1997

Eric Woolfson

was
64 years 8 months 14 days old when he died on 2 December 2009

Bobby Keys

was
70 years 11 months 14 days old when he died on 2 December 2014

Odetta Holmes

was
77 years 11 months 2 days old when she died on 2 December 2008

Bill Tapia

was
103 years 11 months 1 day old when he died on 2 December 2011

December 3 rd

Scott Weiland

was
48 years 1 month 6 days old when he died on 3 December 2015

Ian McLagan

was
69 years 6 months 21 days old when he died on 3 December 2014

December 4 th

Tommy Bolin

was
25 years 4 months 3 days old when he died on 4 December 1976

Frank Zappa

was
52 years 11 months 13 days old when he died on 4 December 1993

Hubert Sumlin

was
80 years 18 days old when he died on 4 December 2011

December 5 th

Dave Brubeck

was
91 years 11 months 29 days old when he died on 5 December 2012

December 6 th

Roy Orbison

was
52 years 7 months 13 days old when he died on 6 December 1988

Huw Lloyd-Langton

was
61 years 10 months old when he died on 6 December 2012

Lead Belly

was
61 years 10 months 16 days old when he died on 6 December 1949

Dobie Gray

was
71 years 4 months 10 days old when he died on 6 December 2011

Stan Tracey

was
86 years 11 months 6 days old when he died on 6 December 2013

Ed Cassidy

was
89 years 7 months 2 days old when he died on 6 December 2012

December 7 th

Darby Crash

was
22 years 2 months 11 days old when he died on 7 December 1980

Greg Lake

was
69 years 27 days old when he died on 7 December 2016

December 8 th

Gary Thain

was
27 years 6 months 23 days old when he died on 8 December 1975

Dimebag Darrell Abbot

was
38 years 3 months 18 days old when he died on 8 December 2004

John Lennon

was
40 years 1 month 29 days old when he died on 8 December 1980

Marty Robbins

was
57 years 2 months 12 days old when he died on 8 December 1982

December 9 th

Razzle

was
24 years 7 days old when he died on 9 December 1984

Mike Botts

was
61 years 1 day old when he died on 9 December 2005

December 10 th

Otis Redding

was
26 years 3 months 1 day old when he died on 10 December 1967

Rick Danko

was
56 years 11 months 11 days old when he died on 10 December 1999

Faron Young

was
64 years 9 months 15 days old when he died on 10 December 1996

Jim Hall

was
83 years 6 days old when he died on 10 December 2013

December 11 th

Sam Cooke

was
33 years 10 months 19 days old when he died on 11 December 1964

Dawn Sears

was
53 years 4 days old when she died on 11 December 2014

Valerie Gell

was
71 years 3 months 27 days old when she died on 11 December 2016

Ravi Shankar

was
92 years 8 months 4 days old when he died on 11 December 2012

December 12 th

Ian Stewart

was
47 years 4 months 24 days old when he died on 12 December 1985

Ike Turner

was
76 years 1 month 7 days old when he died on 12 December 2007

Jim Lowe

was
93 years 7 months 5 days old when he died on 12 December 2016

December 13 th

Chuck Schuldiner

was
34 years 7 months old when he died on 13 December 2001

Zal Yanovsky

was
57 years 11 months 24 days old when he died on 13 December 2002

Stuart 'Woolly' Wolstenholme

was
63 years 7 months 28 days old when he died on 13 December 2010

Homesick James

was
96 years 7 months 13 days old when he died on 13 December 2006

December 14 th

Billie Jo Spears

was
74 years 11 months old when she died on 14 December 2011

December 15 th

Fats Waller

was
39 years 6 months 24 days old when he died on 15 December 1943

Glenn Miller

was
40 years 9 months 14 days old when he died on 15 December 1944

Davey Graham

was
68 years 23 days old when he died on 15 December 2008

December 16 th

Stuart Adamson

was
43 years 8 months 5 days old when he died on 16 December 2001

Nicolette Larson

was
45 years 4 months 29 days old when she died on 16 December 1997

Dan Fogelberg

was
56 years 4 months 3 days old when he died on 16 December 2007

Ray Price

was
87 years 11 months 4 days old when he died on 16 December 2013

December 17 th

Denis Payton

was
63 years 4 months 6 days old when he died on 17 December 2006

Captain Beefheart

was
69 years 11 months 2 days old when he died on 17 December 2010

December 18 th

Kirsty MacColl

was
41 years 2 months 8 days old when she died on 18 December 2000

Clifford T Ward

was
57 years 10 months 8 days old when he died on 18 December 2001

December 19 th

Blind Lemon Jefferson

was
36 years 2 months 25 days old when he died on 19 December 1929

Michael Clarke

was
47 years 6 months 16 days old when he died on 19 December 1993

Jimmy Rogers

was
73 years 6 months 16 days old when he died on 19 December 1997

December 20 th

Bobby Darin

was
37 years 7 months 6 days old when he died on 20 December 1973

James Gurley

was
69 years 11 months 28 days old when he died on 20 December 2009

Jimmy McCracklin

was
91 years 4 months 7 days old when he died on 20 December 2012

December 21 st

Albert King

was
69 years 7 months 26 days old when he died on 21 December 1992

Lee Dorman

was
70 years 3 months 6 days old when he died on 21 December 2012

December 22 nd

Joe Strummer

was
50 years 4 months 1 day old when he died on 22 December 2002

Mick Cocks

was
54 years 11 months 11 days old when he died on 22 December 2009

Joe Cocker

was
70 years 7 months 2 days old when he died on 22 December 2014

Dave Dudley

was
75 years 7 months 19 days old when he died on 22 December 2003

Joe Ames

was
86 years 7 months 19 days old when he died on 22 December 2007

December 23 rd

Eddie Hazel

was
42 years 8 months 13 days old when he died on 23 December 1992

Oscar Peterson

was
82 years 4 months 8 days old when he died on 23 December 2007

December 24 th

Bobby LaKind

was
47 years 1 month 21 days old when he died on 24 December 1992

Tim Hart

was
61 years 11 months 15 days old when he died on 24 December 2009

Nick Massi

was
65 years 3 months 5 days old when he died on 24 December 2000

Rick Parfitt

was
68 years 2 months 12 days old when he died on 24 December 2016

December 25 th

Johnny Ace

was
25 years 6 months 16 days old when he died on 25 December 1954

Vic Chesnutt

was
45 years 1 month 13 days old when he died on 25 December 2009

Bryan MacLean

was
52 years 3 months old when he died on 25 December 1998

George Michael

was
53 years 6 months old when he died on 25 December 2016

Jim Sherwood

was
69 years 7 months 17 days old when he died on 25 December 2011

James Brown

was
73 years 7 months 22 days old when he died on 25 December 2006

Dean Martin

was
78 years 6 months 18 days old when he died on 25 December 1995

Eartha Kitt

was
81 years 11 months 8 days old when she died on 25 December 2008

December 26 th

Teena Marie

was
54 years 9 months 21 days old when she died on 26 December 2010

Curtis Mayfield

was
57 years 6 months 23 days old when he died on 26 December 1999

Fontella Bass

was
72 years 5 months 23 days old when she died on 26 December 2012

December 27 th

Stevie Wright

was
68 years 7 days old when he died on 27 December 2015

Delaney Bramlett

was
69 years 5 months 26 days old when he died on 27 December 2008

December 28 th

Jimmy 'The Rev' Sullivan

was
28 years 10 months 19 days old when he died on 28 December 2009

Dennis Wilson

was
39 years 24 days old when he died on 28 December 1983

Freddie King

was
42 years 3 months 25 days old when he died on 28 December 1976

John Bradbury

was
62 years 10 months 12 days old when he died on 28 December 2015

Lemmy

was
70 years 4 days old when he died on 28 December 2015

Debbie Reynolds

was
84 years 8 months 27 days old when she died on 28 December 2016

December 29 th

Tim Hardin

was
39 years 6 days old when he died on 29 December 1980

Freddie Hubbard

was
70 years 8 months 22 days old when he died on 29 December 2008

December 30 th

Clarence Satchell

was
55 years 8 months 15 days old when he died on 30 December 1995

Bobby Farrell

was
61 years 2 months 24 days old when he died on 30 December 2010

Johnny Moore

was
64 years 16 days old when he died on 30 December 1998

December 31 st

Ricky Nelson

was
45 years 7 months 23 days old when he died on 31 December 1985

Floyd Cramer

was
64 years 2 months 4 days old when he died on 31 December 1997

Natalie Cole

was
65 years 10 months 25 days old when she died on 31 December 2015
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