Rock & Pop Deaths In December

25 June 2017 (UTC+01)

Rock and pop musicians who passed away in December...

November Died on December 1 January

Lee Dorsey was 61 years 11 months 8 days old when he died on 1 December 1986, 31 years ago
Lee would be 92 if alive today. He was born on 24 December 1924
Ray Gillen was 34 years 6 months 19 days old when he died on 1 December 1993, 24 years ago
Ray would be 58 if alive today. He was born on 12 May 1959

November Died on December 2 January

Michael Hedges was 43 years 11 months 2 days old when he died on 2 December 1997, 20 years ago
Michael would be 63 if alive today. He was born on 31 December 1953
Odetta Holmes was 77 years 11 months 2 days old when she died on 2 December 2008, 9 years ago
Odetta would be 86 if alive today. She was born on 31 December 1930
Eric Woolfson was 64 years 8 months 14 days old when he died on 2 December 2009, 8 years ago
Eric would be 72 if alive today. He was born on 18 March 1945
Bobby Keys was 70 years 11 months 15 days old when he died on 2 December 2014, 3 years ago
Bobby would be 73 if alive today. He was born on 18 December 1943

November Died on December 3 January

Ian McLagan was 69 years 6 months 21 days old when he died on 3 December 2014, 3 years ago
Ian would be 72 if alive today. He was born on 12 May 1945
Scott Weiland was 48 years 1 month 6 days old when he died on 3 December 2015, 2 years ago
Scott would be 49 if alive today. He was born on 27 October 1967

November Died on December 4 January

Tommy Bolin was 25 years 4 months 3 days old when he died on 4 December 1976, 41 years ago
Tommy would be 65 if alive today. He was born on 1 August 1951
Frank Zappa was 52 years 11 months 14 days old when he died on 4 December 1993, 24 years ago
Frank would be 76 if alive today. He was born on 21 December 1940
Hubert Sumlin was 80 years 18 days old when he died on 4 December 2011, 6 years ago
Hubert would be 85 if alive today. He was born on 16 November 1931

November Died on December 5 January

Dave Brubeck was 91 years 11 months 30 days old when he died on 5 December 2012, 5 years ago
Dave would be 96 if alive today. He was born on 6 December 1920

November Died on December 6 January

Lead Belly was 61 years 10 months 16 days old when he died on 6 December 1949, 68 years ago
Lead would be 129 if alive today. He was born on 20 January 1888
Roy Orbison was 52 years 7 months 13 days old when he died on 6 December 1988, 29 years ago
Roy would be 81 if alive today. He was born on 23 April 1936
Dobie Gray was 71 years 4 months 10 days old when he died on 6 December 2011, 6 years ago
Dobie would be 76 if alive today. He was born on 26 July 1940
Ed Cassidy was 89 years 7 months 2 days old when he died on 6 December 2012, 5 years ago
Ed would be 94 if alive today. He was born on 4 May 1923
Huw Lloyd-Langton was 61 years 10 months old when he died on 6 December 2012, 5 years ago
Huw would be 66 if alive today. He was born on 6 February 1951

November Died on December 7 January

Greg Lake was 69 years 27 days old when he died on 7 December 2016
Greg would be 69 if alive today. He was born on 10 November 1947

November Died on December 8 January

Gary Thain was 27 years 6 months 23 days old when he died on 8 December 1975, 42 years ago
Gary would be 69 if alive today. He was born on 15 May 1948
John Lennon was 40 years 1 month 29 days old when he died on 8 December 1980, 37 years ago
John would be 76 if alive today. He was born on 9 October 1940
Dimebag Darrell Abbot was 38 years 3 months 18 days old when he died on 8 December 2004, 13 years ago
Dimebag Darrell would be 50 if alive today. He was born on 20 August 1966

November Died on December 9 January

Mike Botts was 61 years 1 day old when he died on 9 December 2005, 12 years ago
Mike would be 72 if alive today. He was born on 8 December 1944

November Died on December 10 January

Otis Redding was 26 years 3 months 1 day old when he died on 10 December 1967, 50 years ago
Otis would be 75 if alive today. He was born on 9 September 1941
Rick Danko was 56 years 11 months 12 days old when he died on 10 December 1999, 18 years ago
Rick would be 74 if alive today. He was born on 29 December 1942
Jim Hall was 83 years 6 days old when he died on 10 December 2013, 4 years ago
Jim would be 86 if alive today. He was born on 4 December 1930

November Died on December 11 January

Sam Cooke was 33 years 10 months 19 days old when he died on 11 December 1964, 53 years ago
Sam would be 86 if alive today. He was born on 22 January 1931
Ravi Shankar was 92 years 8 months 4 days old when he died on 11 December 2012, 5 years ago
Ravi would be 97 if alive today. He was born on 7 April 1920
Dawn Sears was 53 years 4 days old when she died on 11 December 2014, 3 years ago
Dawn would be 55 if alive today. She was born on 7 December 1961
Valerie Gell was 71 years 3 months 27 days old when she died on 11 December 2016
Valerie would be 71 if alive today. She was born on 14 August 1945

November Died on December 12 January

Ian Stewart was 47 years 4 months 24 days old when he died on 12 December 1985, 32 years ago
Ian would be 78 if alive today. He was born on 18 July 1938
Ike Turner was 76 years 1 month 7 days old when he died on 12 December 2007, 10 years ago
Ike would be 85 if alive today. He was born on 5 November 1931
Jim Lowe was 93 years 7 months 5 days old when he died on 12 December 2016
Jim would be 94 if alive today. He was born on 7 May 1923

November Died on December 13 January

Zal Yanovsky was 57 years 11 months 25 days old when he died on 13 December 2002, 15 years ago
Zal would be 72 if alive today. He was born on 19 December 1944
Homesick James was 96 years 7 months 13 days old when he died on 13 December 2006, 11 years ago
Homesick James would be 107 if alive today. He was born on 30 April 1910
Stuart 'Woolly' Wolstenholme was 63 years 7 months 28 days old when he died on 13 December 2010, 7 years ago
Stuart would be 70 if alive today. He was born on 15 April 1947

November Died on December 14 January

Kurt Winter was 51 years 8 months 12 days old when he died on 14 December 1997, 20 years ago
Kurt would be 71 if alive today. He was born on 2 April 1946
Billie Jo Spears was 74 years 11 months old when she died on 14 December 2011, 6 years ago
Billie would be 80 if alive today. She was born on 14 January 1937

November Died on December 15 January

Fats Waller was 39 years 6 months 24 days old when he died on 15 December 1943, 74 years ago
Fats would be 113 if alive today. He was born on 21 May 1904
Glenn Miller was 40 years 9 months 14 days old when he died on 15 December 1944, 73 years ago
Glenn would be 113 if alive today. He was born on 1 March 1904
Davey Graham was 68 years 23 days old when he died on 15 December 2008, 9 years ago
Davey would be 76 if alive today. He was born on 22 November 1940

November Died on December 16 January

Nicolette Larson was 45 years 4 months 29 days old when she died on 16 December 1997, 20 years ago
Nicolette would be 64 if alive today. She was born on 17 July 1952
Stuart Adamson was 43 years 8 months 5 days old when he died on 16 December 2001, 16 years ago
Stuart would be 59 if alive today. He was born on 11 April 1958
Dan Fogelberg was 56 years 4 months 3 days old when he died on 16 December 2007, 10 years ago
Dan would be 65 if alive today. He was born on 13 August 1951

November Died on December 17 January

Denis Payton was 63 years 4 months 6 days old when he died on 17 December 2006, 11 years ago
Denis would be 73 if alive today. He was born on 11 August 1943
Captain Beefheart was 69 years 11 months 2 days old when he died on 17 December 2010, 7 years ago
Captain would be 76 if alive today. He was born on 15 January 1941

November Died on December 18 January

Kirsty MacColl was 41 years 2 months 8 days old when she died on 18 December 2000, 17 years ago
Kirsty would be 57 if alive today. She was born on 10 October 1959
Clifford T Ward was 57 years 10 months 8 days old when he died on 18 December 2001, 16 years ago
Clifford would be 73 if alive today. He was born on 10 February 1944

November Died on December 19 January

Michael Clarke was 47 years 6 months 16 days old when he died on 19 December 1993, 24 years ago
Michael would be 71 if alive today. He was born on 3 June 1946
Jimmy Rogers was 73 years 6 months 16 days old when he died on 19 December 1997, 20 years ago
Jimmy would be 93 if alive today. He was born on 3 June 1924

November Died on December 20 January

Bobby Darin was 37 years 7 months 6 days old when he died on 20 December 1973, 44 years ago
Bobby would be 81 if alive today. He was born on 14 May 1936
James Gurley was 69 years 11 months 29 days old when he died on 20 December 2009, 8 years ago
James would be 77 if alive today. He was born on 22 December 1939
Jimmy McCracklin was 91 years 4 months 7 days old when he died on 20 December 2012, 5 years ago
Jimmy would be 95 if alive today. He was born on 13 August 1921

November Died on December 21 January

Albert King was 69 years 7 months 26 days old when he died on 21 December 1992, 25 years ago
Albert would be 94 if alive today. He was born on 25 April 1923
Kex Gorin was 58 years 11 months 20 days old when he died on 21 December 2007, 10 years ago
Kex would be 68 if alive today. He was born on 1 January 1949
Lee Dorman was 70 years 3 months 6 days old when he died on 21 December 2012, 5 years ago
Lee would be 74 if alive today. He was born on 15 September 1942

November Died on December 22 January

Joe Strummer was 50 years 4 months 1 day old when he died on 22 December 2002, 15 years ago
Joe would be 64 if alive today. He was born on 21 August 1952
Mick Cocks was 54 years 11 months 11 days old when he died on 22 December 2009, 8 years ago
Mick would be 62 if alive today. He was born on 11 January 1955
Joe Cocker was 70 years 7 months 2 days old when he died on 22 December 2014, 3 years ago
Joe would be 73 if alive today. He was born on 20 May 1944

November Died on December 23 January

Eddie Hazel was 42 years 8 months 13 days old when he died on 23 December 1992, 25 years ago
Eddie would be 67 if alive today. He was born on 10 April 1950
Hank Mizell was 69 years 1 month 14 days old when he died on 23 December 1992, 25 years ago
Hank would be 93 if alive today. He was born on 9 November 1923
Victor Borge was 91 years 11 months 20 days old when he died on 23 December 2000, 17 years ago
Victor would be 108 if alive today. He was born on 3 January 1909
Oscar Peterson was 82 years 4 months 8 days old when he died on 23 December 2007, 10 years ago
Oscar would be 91 if alive today. He was born on 15 August 1925

November Died on December 24 January

Bobby LaKind was 47 years 1 month 21 days old when he died on 24 December 1992, 25 years ago
Bobby would be 71 if alive today. He was born on 3 November 1945
Nick Massi was 65 years 3 months 5 days old when he died on 24 December 2000, 17 years ago
Nick would be 81 if alive today. He was born on 19 September 1935
Tim Hart was 61 years 11 months 15 days old when he died on 24 December 2009, 8 years ago
Tim would be 69 if alive today. He was born on 9 January 1948
Rick Parfitt was 68 years 2 months 12 days old when he died on 24 December 2016
Rick would be 68 if alive today. He was born on 12 October 1948

November Died on December 25 January

Dean Martin was 78 years 6 months 18 days old when he died on 25 December 1995, 22 years ago
Dean would be 100 if alive today. He was born on 7 June 1917
Bryan MacLean was 52 years 3 months old when he died on 25 December 1998, 19 years ago
Bryan would be 70 if alive today. He was born on 25 September 1946
James Brown was 73 years 7 months 22 days old when he died on 25 December 2006, 11 years ago
James would be 84 if alive today. He was born on 3 May 1933
Eartha Kitt was 81 years 11 months 8 days old when she died on 25 December 2008, 9 years ago
Eartha would be 90 if alive today. She was born on 17 January 1927
Vic Chesnutt was 45 years 1 month 13 days old when he died on 25 December 2009, 8 years ago
Vic would be 52 if alive today. He was born on 12 November 1964
Jim Sherwood was 69 years 7 months 17 days old when he died on 25 December 2011, 6 years ago
Jim would be 75 if alive today. He was born on 8 May 1942
George Michael was 53 years 6 months old when he died on 25 December 2016
George would be 54 if alive today. He was born on 25 June 1963

November Died on December 26 January

Curtis Mayfield was 57 years 6 months 23 days old when he died on 26 December 1999, 18 years ago
Curtis would be 75 if alive today. He was born on 3 June 1942
Teena Marie was 54 years 9 months 21 days old when she died on 26 December 2010, 7 years ago
Teena would be 61 if alive today. She was born on 5 March 1956
Fontella Bass was 72 years 5 months 23 days old when she died on 26 December 2012, 5 years ago
Fontella would be 76 if alive today. She was born on 3 July 1940

November Died on December 27 January

Bob Luman was 41 years 8 months 12 days old when he died on 27 December 1978, 39 years ago
Bob would be 80 if alive today. He was born on 15 April 1937
Delaney Bramlett was 69 years 5 months 26 days old when he died on 27 December 2008, 9 years ago
Delaney would be 77 if alive today. He was born on 1 July 1939
Stevie Wright was 68 years 7 days old when he died on 27 December 2015, 2 years ago
Stevie would be 69 if alive today. He was born on 20 December 1947

November Died on December 28 January

Freddie King was 42 years 3 months 25 days old when he died on 28 December 1976, 41 years ago
Freddie would be 82 if alive today. He was born on 3 September 1934
Dennis Wilson was 39 years 24 days old when he died on 28 December 1983, 34 years ago
Dennis would be 72 if alive today. He was born on 4 December 1944
Lemmy was 70 years 4 days old when he died on 28 December 2015, 2 years ago
Lemmy would be 71 if alive today. He was born on 24 December 1945
John Bradbury was 62 years 10 months 12 days old when he died on 28 December 2015, 2 years ago
John would be 64 if alive today. He was born on 16 February 1953
Debbie Reynolds was 84 years 8 months 27 days old when she died on 28 December 2016
Debbie would be 85 if alive today. She was born on 1 April 1932

November Died on December 29 January

Tim Hardin was 39 years 6 days old when he died on 29 December 1980, 37 years ago
Tim would be 75 if alive today. He was born on 23 December 1941

November Died on December 30 January

Clarence Satchell was 55 years 8 months 15 days old when he died on 30 December 1995, 22 years ago
Clarence would be 77 if alive today. He was born on 15 April 1940
Bobby Farrell was 61 years 2 months 24 days old when he died on 30 December 2010, 7 years ago
Bobby would be 67 if alive today. He was born on 6 October 1949

November Died on December 31 January

Ricky Nelson was 45 years 7 months 23 days old when he died on 31 December 1985, 32 years ago
Ricky would be 77 if alive today. He was born on 8 May 1940
Floyd Cramer was 64 years 2 months 4 days old when he died on 31 December 1997, 20 years ago
Floyd would be 83 if alive today. He was born on 27 October 1933
Natalie Cole was 65 years 10 months 25 days old when she died on 31 December 2015, 2 years ago
Natalie would be 67 if alive today. She was born on 6 February 1950