July Deaths

October 17 2017 (UTC+01)

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

June Died on July 1 August

 
Rushton Moreve was
32 years 7 months 25 days old when he died on 1 July 1981, 36 years ago
Rushton would be 68 if still alive today. He was born on 6 November 1948
 
Luther Vandross was
54 years 2 months 11 days old when he died on 1 July 2005, 12 years ago
Luther would be 66 if still alive today. He was born on 20 April 1951
 
Renaldo 'Obie' Benson was
69 years 17 days old when he died on 1 July 2005, 12 years ago
Renaldo would be 81 if still alive today. He was born on 14 June 1936
 
Mel Galley was
60 years 3 months 23 days old when he died on 1 July 2008, 9 years ago
Mel would be 69 if still alive today. He was born on 8 March 1948
 
Val Doonican was
88 years 4 months 28 days old when he died on 1 July 2015, 2 years ago
Val would be 90 if still alive today. He was born on 3 February 1927

June Died on July 2 August

 
Hy Zaret was
99 years 10 months 11 days old when he died on 2 July 2007, 10 years ago
Hy would be 110 if still alive today. He was born on 21 August 1907

June Died on July 3 August

 
Brian Jones was
27 years 4 months 5 days old when he died on 3 July 1969, 48 years ago
Brian would be 75 if still alive today. He was born on 28 February 1942
 
Jim Morrison was
27 years 6 months 25 days old when he died on 3 July 1971, 46 years ago
Jim would be 73 if still alive today. He was born on 8 December 1943
 
Mark Sandman was
46 years 9 months 9 days old when he died on 3 July 1999, 18 years ago
Mark would be 65 if still alive today. He was born on 24 September 1952
 
Homer 'Boots' Randolph was
80 years 1 month old when he died on 3 July 2007, 10 years ago
Homer would be 90 if still alive today. He was born on 3 June 1927

June Died on July 4 August

 
Barry White was
58 years 9 months 22 days old when he died on 4 July 2003, 14 years ago
Barry would be 73 if still alive today. He was born on 12 September 1944
 
Drake Levin was
62 years 10 months 17 days old when he died on 4 July 2009, 8 years ago
Drake would be 71 if still alive today. He was born on 17 August 1946
 
John Blackwell was
43 years 9 months 25 days old when he died on 4 July 2017
John would be 44 if still alive today. He was born on 9 September 1973

June Died on July 5 August

 
Raymond Davis was
65 years 3 months 6 days old when he died on 5 July 2005, 12 years ago
Raymond would be 77 if still alive today. He was born on 29 March 1940

June Died on July 6 August

 
Louis Armstrong was
69 years 11 months 2 days old when he died on 6 July 1971, 46 years ago
Louis would be 116 if still alive today. He was born on 4 August 1901
 
Van McCoy was
39 years 6 months old when he died on 6 July 1979, 38 years ago
Van would be 77 if still alive today. He was born on 6 January 1940
 
Clyde 'Skip' Battin was
69 years 4 months 18 days old when he died on 6 July 2003, 14 years ago
Clyde would be 83 if still alive today. He was born on 18 February 1934
 
Syreeta Wright was
57 years 11 months 3 days old when she died on 6 July 2004, 13 years ago
Syreeta would be 71 if still alive today. She was born on 3 August 1946

June Died on July 7 August

 
Syd Barrett was
60 years 6 months 1 day old when he died on 7 July 2006, 11 years ago
Syd would be 71 if still alive today. He was born on 6 January 1946

June Died on July 8 August

 
Ernie Maresca was
76 years 10 months 17 days old when he died on 8 July 2015, 2 years ago
Ernie would be 79 if still alive today. He was born on 21 August 1938

June Died on July 9 August

 
Wurzel was
61 years 8 months 16 days old when he died on 9 July 2011, 6 years ago
Wurzel would be 67 if still alive today. He was born on 23 October 1949

June Died on July 10 August

 
Dick Glasser was
66 years 7 months 2 days old when he died on 10 July 2000, 17 years ago
Dick would be 83 if still alive today. He was born on 8 December 1933

June Died on July 11 August

 
Herman Brood was
54 years 8 months 6 days old when he died on 11 July 2001, 16 years ago
Herman would be 70 if still alive today. He was born on 5 November 1946
 
Tommy Ramone was
62 years 5 months 12 days old when he died on 11 July 2014, 3 years ago
Tommy would be 65 if still alive today. He was born on 29 January 1952

June Died on July 12 August

 
Minnie Riperton was
31 years 8 months 4 days old when she died on 12 July 1979, 38 years ago
Minnie would be 69 if still alive today. She was born on 8 November 1947
 
Chris Wood was
39 years 18 days old when he died on 12 July 1983, 34 years ago
Chris would be 73 if still alive today. He was born on 24 June 1944
 
Jonathan Melvoin was
34 years 7 months 6 days old when he died on 12 July 1996, 21 years ago
Jonathan would be 55 if still alive today. He was born on 6 December 1961
 
Tuli Kupferberg was
86 years 9 months 14 days old when he died on 12 July 2010, 7 years ago
Tuli would be 94 if still alive today. He was born on 28 September 1923

June Died on July 13 August

 
Arthur Kane was
55 years 5 months 10 days old when he died on 13 July 2004, 13 years ago
Arthur would be 68 if still alive today. He was born on 3 February 1949

June Died on July 14 August

 
Clarence White was
29 years 1 month 7 days old when he died on 14 July 1973, 44 years ago
Clarence would be 73 if still alive today. He was born on 7 June 1944
 
Philippe Wynne was
43 years 3 months 11 days old when he died on 14 July 1984, 33 years ago
Philippe would be 76 if still alive today. He was born on 3 April 1941

June Died on July 15 August

 
Kelly Johnson was
49 years 25 days old when she died on 15 July 2007, 10 years ago
Kelly would be 59 if still alive today. She was born on 20 June 1958

June Died on July 16 August

 
Harry Chapin was
38 years 7 months 9 days old when he died on 16 July 1981, 36 years ago
Harry would be 74 if still alive today. He was born on 7 December 1942
 
John Panozzo was
47 years 9 months 26 days old when he died on 16 July 1996, 21 years ago
John would be 69 if still alive today. He was born on 20 September 1948
 
Jon Lord was
71 years 1 month 7 days old when he died on 16 July 2012, 5 years ago
Jon would be 76 if still alive today. He was born on 9 June 1941
 
Bob Babbitt was
74 years 7 months 20 days old when he died on 16 July 2012, 5 years ago
Bob would be 79 if still alive today. He was born on 26 November 1937
 
Kitty Wells was
92 years 10 months 16 days old when she died on 16 July 2012, 5 years ago
Kitty would be 98 if still alive today. She was born on 30 August 1919
 
Johnny Winter was
70 years 4 months 23 days old when he died on 16 July 2014, 3 years ago
Johnny would be 73 if still alive today. He was born on 23 February 1944
 
Bob Garner was
70 years 2 months 1 day old when he died on 16 July 2016
Bob would be 71 if still alive today. He was born on 15 May 1946

June Died on July 17 August

 
Billie Holiday was
44 years 3 months 10 days old when she died on 17 July 1959, 58 years ago
Billie would be 102 if still alive today. She was born on 7 April 1915
 
John Coltrane was
40 years 9 months 24 days old when he died on 17 July 1967, 50 years ago
John would be 91 if still alive today. He was born on 23 September 1926
 
Don Rich was
32 years 11 months 2 days old when he died on 17 July 1974, 43 years ago
Don would be 76 if still alive today. He was born on 15 August 1941
 
Chas Chandler was
57 years 6 months 29 days old when he died on 17 July 1996, 21 years ago
Chas would be 78 if still alive today. He was born on 18 December 1938
 
Gordon Waller was
64 years 1 month 13 days old when he died on 17 July 2009, 8 years ago
Gordon would be 72 if still alive today. He was born on 4 June 1945
 
Fred Carter Jr was
76 years 6 months 17 days old when he died on 17 July 2010, 7 years ago
Fred would be 83 if still alive today. He was born on 31 December 1933
 
Gary S Paxton was
77 years 1 month 29 days old when he died on 17 July 2016
Gary would be 78 if still alive today. He was born on 18 May 1939

June Died on July 18 August

 
Bobby Fuller was
23 years 8 months 26 days old when he died on 18 July 1966, 51 years ago
Bobby would be 74 if still alive today. He was born on 22 October 1942
 
Nico was
49 years 9 months 2 days old when she died on 18 July 1988, 29 years ago
Nico would be 79 if still alive today. She was born on 16 October 1938

June Died on July 19 August

 
Judy Clay was
62 years 10 months 7 days old when she died on 19 July 2001, 16 years ago
Judy would be 79 if still alive today. She was born on 12 September 1938
 
Sam Neely was
57 years 10 months 27 days old when he died on 19 July 2006, 11 years ago
Sam would be 69 if still alive today. He was born on 22 August 1948

June Died on July 20 August

 
Wayne Carson was
72 years 1 month 20 days old when he died on 20 July 2015, 2 years ago
Wayne would be 74 if still alive today. He was born on 31 May 1943
 
Chester Bennington was
41 years 4 months old when he died on 20 July 2017
Chester would be 41 if still alive today. He was born on 20 March 1976

June Died on July 21 August

 
Long John Baldry was
64 years 6 months 9 days old when he died on 21 July 2005, 12 years ago
Long John would be 76 if still alive today. He was born on 12 January 1941
 
Buddy Emmons was
78 years 5 months 24 days old when he died on 21 July 2015, 2 years ago
Buddy would be 80 if still alive today. He was born on 27 January 1937
 
Lewie Steinberg was
82 years 10 months 8 days old when he died on 21 July 2016
Lewie would be 84 if still alive today. He was born on 13 September 1933
 
Kenny Shields was
69 years 8 months 27 days old when he died on 21 July 2017
Kenny would be 69 if still alive today. He was born on 24 October 1947

June Died on July 22 August

 
Gar Samuelson was
41 years 5 months 4 days old when he died on 22 July 1999, 18 years ago
Gar would be 59 if still alive today. He was born on 18 February 1958
 
Sacha Distel was
71 years 5 months 23 days old when he died on 22 July 2004, 13 years ago
Sacha would be 84 if still alive today. He was born on 29 January 1933

June Died on July 23 August

 
Keith Godchaux was
32 years 4 days old when he died on 23 July 1980, 37 years ago
Keith would be 69 if still alive today. He was born on 19 July 1948
 
Amy Winehouse was
27 years 10 months 9 days old when she died on 23 July 2011, 6 years ago
Amy would be 34 if still alive today. She was born on 14 September 1983
 
Adolph Jacobs was
75 years 3 months 8 days old when he died on 23 July 2014, 3 years ago
Adolph would be 78 if still alive today. He was born on 15 April 1939

June Died on July 24 August

 
Dan Peek was
60 years 8 months 23 days old when he died on 24 July 2011, 6 years ago
Dan would be 66 if still alive today. He was born on 1 November 1950
 
Larry Hoppen was
61 years 6 months 12 days old when he died on 24 July 2012, 5 years ago
Larry would be 66 if still alive today. He was born on 12 January 1951

June Died on July 25 August

 
Charlie Rich was
62 years 7 months 11 days old when he died on 25 July 1995, 22 years ago
Charlie would be 84 if still alive today. He was born on 14 December 1932
 
Tal Farlow was
77 years 1 month 18 days old when he died on 25 July 1998, 19 years ago
Tal would be 96 if still alive today. He was born on 7 June 1921
 
Erik Brann was
52 years 11 months 14 days old when he died on 25 July 2003, 14 years ago
Erik would be 67 if still alive today. He was born on 11 August 1950

June Died on July 26 August

 
Brent Mydland was
37 years 9 months 5 days old when he died on 26 July 1990, 27 years ago
Brent would be 64 if still alive today. He was born on 21 October 1952
 
Mary Wells was
49 years 2 months 13 days old when she died on 26 July 1992, 25 years ago
Mary would be 74 if still alive today. She was born on 13 May 1943
 
Ben Keith was
73 years 4 months 20 days old when he died on 26 July 2010, 7 years ago
Ben would be 80 if still alive today. He was born on 6 March 1937
 
J J Cale was
74 years 7 months 21 days old when he died on 26 July 2013, 4 years ago
J J would be 78 if still alive today. He was born on 5 December 1938

June Died on July 27 August

 
Leon Wilkeson was
49 years 3 months 25 days old when he died on 27 July 2001, 16 years ago
Leon would be 65 if still alive today. He was born on 2 April 1952
 
Daryl Cotton was
62 years 10 months 23 days old when he died on 27 July 2012, 5 years ago
Daryl would be 68 if still alive today. He was born on 4 September 1949

June Died on July 28 August

 
Marge Ganser was
48 years 5 months 24 days old when she died on 28 July 1996, 21 years ago
Marge would be 69 if still alive today. She was born on 4 February 1948

June Died on July 29 August

 
Mama Cass Elliot was
32 years 10 months 10 days old when she died on 29 July 1974, 43 years ago
Mama Cass would be 76 if still alive today. She was born on 19 September 1941
 
Pete Drake was
55 years 9 months 21 days old when he died on 29 July 1988, 29 years ago
Pete would be 85 if still alive today. He was born on 8 October 1932

June Died on July 30 August

 
Dick Wagner was
71 years 7 months 16 days old when he died on 30 July 2014, 3 years ago
Dick would be 74 if still alive today. He was born on 14 December 1942
 
Lynn Anderson was
67 years 10 months 4 days old when she died on 30 July 2015, 2 years ago
Lynn would be 70 if still alive today. She was born on 26 September 1947

June Died on July 31 August

 
Jim Reeves was
40 years 11 months 11 days old when he died on 31 July 1964, 53 years ago
Jim would be 94 if still alive today. He was born on 20 August 1923
 
Chuck Loeb was
61 years 7 months 24 days old when he died on 31 July 2017
Chuck would be 61 if still alive today. He was born on 7 December 1955