February Deaths

October 17 2017 (UTC+01)

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

January Died on February 1 March

Richey James Edwards was 27 years 1 month 10 days old when he died on 1 February 1995, 22 years ago
Richey would be 49 if still alive today. He was born on 22 December 1967
Cecil Womack was 65 years 4 months 7 days old when he died on 1 February 2013, 4 years ago
Cecil would be 70 if still alive today. He was born on 25 September 1947

January Died on February 2 March

Sid Vicious was 21 years 8 months 23 days old when he died on 2 February 1979, 38 years ago
Sid would be 60 if still alive today. He was born on 10 May 1957

January Died on February 3 March

Buddy Holly was 22 years 4 months 27 days old when he died on 3 February 1959, 58 years ago
Buddy would be 81 if still alive today. He was born on 7 September 1936
Ritchie Valens was 17 years 8 months 21 days old when he died on 3 February 1959, 58 years ago
Ritchie would be 76 if still alive today. He was born on 13 May 1941
J P 'Big Bopper' Richardson was 28 years 3 months 10 days old when he died on 3 February 1959, 58 years ago
J P would be 86 if still alive today. He was born on 24 October 1930

January Died on February 4 March

Alex Harvey was 46 years 11 months 27 days old when he died on 4 February 1982, 35 years ago
Alex would be 82 if still alive today. He was born on 5 February 1935
Karen Carpenter was 32 years 11 months 2 days old when she died on 4 February 1983, 34 years ago
Karen would be 67 if still alive today. She was born on 2 March 1950
Liberace was 67 years 8 months 19 days old when he died on 4 February 1987, 30 years ago
Liberace would be 98 if still alive today. He was born on 16 May 1919
Trevor Lucas was 45 years 1 month 10 days old when he died on 4 February 1989, 28 years ago
Trevor would be 73 if still alive today. He was born on 25 December 1943
Lux Interior was 62 years 3 months 14 days old when he died on 4 February 2009, 8 years ago
Lux would be 70 if still alive today. He was born on 21 October 1946
Reg Presley was 71 years 7 months 23 days old when he died on 4 February 2013, 4 years ago
Reg would be 76 if still alive today. He was born on 12 June 1941
Maurice 'Reece' White was 74 years 1 month 16 days old when he died on 4 February 2016
Maurice would be 75 if still alive today. He was born on 19 December 1941
Steve Lang was 67 years 10 months 11 days old when he died on 4 February 2017
Steve would be 68 if still alive today. He was born on 24 March 1949

January Died on February 5 March

Sonny Geraci was 70 years 2 months 14 days old when he died on 5 February 2017
Sonny would be 70 if still alive today. He was born on 22 November 1946

January Died on February 6 March

Carl Wilson was 51 years 1 month 16 days old when he died on 6 February 1998, 19 years ago
Carl would be 70 if still alive today. He was born on 21 December 1946
Falco was 40 years 11 months 15 days old when he died on 6 February 1998, 19 years ago
Falco would be 60 if still alive today. He was born on 19 February 1957
Frankie Laine was 93 years 10 months 7 days old when he died on 6 February 2007, 10 years ago
Frankie would be 104 if still alive today. He was born on 30 March 1913
John Dankworth was 82 years 4 months 17 days old when he died on 6 February 2010, 7 years ago
John would be 90 if still alive today. He was born on 20 September 1927
Gary Moore was 58 years 10 months 2 days old when he died on 6 February 2011, 6 years ago
Gary would be 65 if still alive today. He was born on 4 April 1952
Dan Hicks was 74 years 1 month 28 days old when he died on 6 February 2016
Dan would be 75 if still alive today. He was born on 9 December 1941

January Died on February 7 March

Matt Monro was 54 years 2 months 6 days old when he died on 7 February 1985, 32 years ago
Matt would be 86 if still alive today. He was born on 1 December 1930
Dave Peverett was 56 years 9 months 22 days old when he died on 7 February 2000, 17 years ago
Dave would be 74 if still alive today. He was born on 16 April 1943
Joe B Mauldin was 74 years 6 months 30 days old when he died on 7 February 2015, 2 years ago
Joe would be 77 if still alive today. He was born on 8 July 1940

January Died on February 8 March

Del Shannon was 55 years 1 month 9 days old when he died on 8 February 1990, 27 years ago
Del would be 82 if still alive today. He was born on 30 December 1934
Keith Knudsen was 56 years 11 months 18 days old when he died on 8 February 2005, 12 years ago
Keith would be 69 if still alive today. He was born on 18 February 1948

January Died on February 9 March

Bill Haley was 55 years 7 months 3 days old when he died on 9 February 1981, 36 years ago
Bill would be 92 if still alive today. He was born on 6 July 1925
Brian Connolly was 51 years 4 months 4 days old when he died on 9 February 1997, 20 years ago
Brian would be 72 if still alive today. He was born on 5 October 1945
Tyrone Davis was 66 years 9 months 5 days old when he died on 9 February 2005, 12 years ago
Tyrone would be 79 if still alive today. He was born on 4 May 1938
Joe Moretti was 73 years 8 months 30 days old when he died on 9 February 2012, 5 years ago
Joe would be 79 if still alive today. He was born on 10 May 1938

January Died on February 10 March

Dave Alexander was 27 years 8 months 7 days old when he died on 10 February 1975, 42 years ago
Dave would be 70 if still alive today. He was born on 3 June 1947

January Died on February 11 March

Estelle Bennet was 67 years 6 months 20 days old when she died on 11 February 2009, 8 years ago
Estelle would be 76 if still alive today. She was born on 22 July 1941
Whitney Houston was 48 years 6 months 2 days old when she died on 11 February 2012, 5 years ago
Whitney would be 54 if still alive today. She was born on 9 August 1963
Rick Huxley was 72 years 6 months 6 days old when he died on 11 February 2013, 4 years ago
Rick would be 77 if still alive today. He was born on 5 August 1940

January Died on February 12 March

Philip Kramer was 42 years 7 months old when he died on 12 February 1995, 22 years ago
Philip would be 65 if still alive today. He was born on 12 July 1952
Screamin' Jay Hawkins was 70 years 6 months 25 days old when he died on 12 February 2000, 17 years ago
Screamin' Jay would be 88 if still alive today. He was born on 18 July 1929
Oliver was 54 years 11 months 18 days old when he died on 12 February 2000, 17 years ago
Oliver would be 72 if still alive today. He was born on 22 February 1945
Steve Strange was 55 years 8 months 15 days old when he died on 12 February 2015, 2 years ago
Steve would be 58 if still alive today. He was born on 28 May 1959
Sam Andrew was 73 years 1 month 25 days old when he died on 12 February 2015, 2 years ago
Sam would be 75 if still alive today. He was born on 18 December 1941
Al Jarreau was 76 years 11 months old when he died on 12 February 2017
Al would be 77 if still alive today. He was born on 12 March 1940

January Died on February 13 March

John Curulewski was 37 years 4 months 10 days old when he died on 13 February 1988, 29 years ago
John would be 67 if still alive today. He was born on 3 October 1950
Waylon Jennings was 64 years 7 months 29 days old when he died on 13 February 2002, 15 years ago
Waylon would be 80 if still alive today. He was born on 15 June 1937

January Died on February 14 March

Vincent Crane was 45 years 8 months 24 days old when he died on 14 February 1989, 28 years ago
Vincent would be 74 if still alive today. He was born on 21 May 1943
Mick Tucker was 54 years 6 months 28 days old when he died on 14 February 2002, 15 years ago
Mick would be 70 if still alive today. He was born on 17 July 1947
Doug Fieger was 57 years 5 months 25 days old when he died on 14 February 2010, 7 years ago
Doug would be 65 if still alive today. He was born on 20 August 1952

January Died on February 15 March

Nat King Cole was 45 years 10 months 29 days old when he died on 15 February 1965, 52 years ago
Nat would be 98 if still alive today. He was born on 17 March 1919
Little Walter was 37 years 9 months 14 days old when he died on 15 February 1968, 49 years ago
Little Walter would be 87 if still alive today. He was born on 1 May 1930
Mike Bloomfield was 37 years 6 months 18 days old when he died on 15 February 1981, 36 years ago
Mike would be 74 if still alive today. He was born on 28 July 1943
Vanity was 57 years 1 month 11 days old when she died on 15 February 2016
Vanity would be 58 if still alive today. She was born on 4 January 1959

January Died on February 16 March

Brownie McGhee was 80 years 2 months 17 days old when he died on 16 February 1996, 21 years ago
Brownie would be 101 if still alive today. He was born on 30 November 1915
Doris Troy was 67 years 1 month 10 days old when she died on 16 February 2004, 13 years ago
Doris would be 80 if still alive today. She was born on 6 January 1937
Tony Sheridan was 72 years 8 months 26 days old when he died on 16 February 2013, 4 years ago
Tony would be 77 if still alive today. He was born on 21 May 1940
Lesley Gore was 68 years 9 months 14 days old when she died on 16 February 2015, 2 years ago
Lesley would be 71 if still alive today. She was born on 2 May 1946

January Died on February 17 March

Thelonious Monk was 64 years 4 months 7 days old when he died on 17 February 1982, 35 years ago
Thelonious would be 100 if still alive today. He was born on 10 October 1917
Michael Davis was 68 years 8 months 12 days old when he died on 17 February 2012, 5 years ago
Michael would be 74 if still alive today. He was born on 5 June 1943
Mindy McCready was 37 years 2 months 18 days old when she died on 17 February 2013, 4 years ago
Mindy would be 41 if still alive today. She was born on 30 November 1975
Bob Casale was 61 years 7 months 3 days old when he died on 17 February 2014, 3 years ago
Bob would be 65 if still alive today. He was born on 14 July 1952
Peter Skellern was 69 years 11 months 3 days old when he died on 17 February 2017
Peter would be 70 if still alive today. He was born on 14 March 1947

January Died on February 18 March

Kevin Ayers was 68 years 6 months 2 days old when he died on 18 February 2013, 4 years ago
Kevin would be 73 if still alive today. He was born on 16 August 1944
Clyde Stubblefield was 73 years 10 months old when he died on 18 February 2017
Clyde would be 74 if still alive today. He was born on 18 April 1943

January Died on February 19 March

Bon Scott was 33 years 7 months 10 days old when he died on 19 February 1980, 37 years ago
Bon would be 71 if still alive today. He was born on 9 July 1946
Kelly Groucutt was 63 years 5 months 11 days old when he died on 19 February 2009, 8 years ago
Kelly would be 72 if still alive today. He was born on 8 September 1945
Larry Coryell was 73 years 10 months 17 days old when he died on 19 February 2017
Larry would be 74 if still alive today. He was born on 2 April 1943

January Died on February 22 March

Florence Ballard was 32 years 7 months 23 days old when she died on 22 February 1976, 41 years ago
Florence would be 74 if still alive today. She was born on 30 June 1943
Papa John Creach was 76 years 8 months 25 days old when he died on 22 February 1994, 23 years ago
Papa John would be 100 if still alive today. He was born on 28 May 1917
Billy Strange was 81 years 4 months 24 days old when he died on 22 February 2012, 5 years ago
Billy would be 87 if still alive today. He was born on 29 September 1930

January Died on February 23 March

Melvin Franklin was 52 years 4 months 11 days old when he died on 23 February 1995, 22 years ago
Melvin would be 75 if still alive today. He was born on 12 October 1942
Bob Mayo was 52 years 5 months 29 days old when he died on 23 February 2004, 13 years ago
Bob would be 66 if still alive today. He was born on 25 August 1951

January Died on February 24 March

Johnnie Ray was 63 years 1 month 14 days old when he died on 24 February 1990, 27 years ago
Johnnie would be 90 if still alive today. He was born on 10 January 1927
Franny Beecher was 92 years 4 months 26 days old when he died on 24 February 2014, 3 years ago
Franny would be 96 if still alive today. He was born on 29 September 1921
Lennie Baker was 69 years 10 months 6 days old when he died on 24 February 2016
Lennie would be 71 if still alive today. He was born on 18 April 1946

January Died on February 25 March

Toy Caldwell was 45 years 3 months 12 days old when he died on 25 February 1993, 24 years ago
Toy would be 69 if still alive today. He was born on 13 November 1947
Dan Toler was 64 years 5 months 2 days old when he died on 25 February 2013, 4 years ago
Dan would be 69 if still alive today. He was born on 23 September 1948
Paco de Lucia was 66 years 2 months 4 days old when he died on 25 February 2014, 3 years ago
Paco would be 69 if still alive today. He was born on 21 December 1947

January Died on February 26 March

Bukka White was 67 years 3 months 14 days old when he died on 26 February 1977, 40 years ago
Bukka would be 107 if still alive today. He was born on 12 November 1909
Buddy Miles was 60 years 5 months 21 days old when he died on 26 February 2008, 9 years ago
Buddy would be 70 if still alive today. He was born on 5 September 1947
Speedy Haworth was 85 years 9 months 10 days old when he died on 26 February 2008, 9 years ago
Speedy would be 95 if still alive today. He was born on 16 May 1922

January Died on February 27 March

Frankie Lymon was 25 years 4 months 28 days old when he died on 27 February 1968, 49 years ago
Frankie would be 75 if still alive today. He was born on 30 September 1942

January Died on February 28 March

David Byron was 38 years 30 days old when he died on 28 February 1985, 32 years ago
David would be 70 if still alive today. He was born on 29 January 1947
Chris Curtis was 63 years 6 months 2 days old when he died on 28 February 2005, 12 years ago
Chris would be 76 if still alive today. He was born on 26 August 1941
Billy Thorpe was 60 years 10 months 30 days old when he died on 28 February 2007, 10 years ago
Billy would be 71 if still alive today. He was born on 29 March 1946
Mike Smith was 64 years 2 months 22 days old when he died on 28 February 2008, 9 years ago
Mike would be 73 if still alive today. He was born on 6 December 1943
Tom 'T-Bone' Wolk was 58 years 2 months 4 days old when he died on 28 February 2010, 7 years ago
Tom would be 65 if still alive today. He was born on 24 December 1951