March Deaths

December 15, 2017 (UTC)

Pop and rock musicians and singers who died in March

February Died on March 2 April

 
Serge Gainsbourg was
62 years 11 months old when he died on 2 March 1991, 26 years ago
Serge would be 89 if still alive. He was born on 2 April 1928
 
Dusty Springfield was
59 years 10 months 14 days old when she died on 2 March 1999, 18 years ago
Dusty would be 78 if still alive. She was born on 16 April 1939
 
Hank Ballard was
75 years 3 months 12 days old when he died on 2 March 2003, 14 years ago
Hank would be 90 if still alive. He was born on 18 November 1927
 
Jeff Healey was
41 years 11 months 8 days old when he died on 2 March 2008, 9 years ago
Jeff would be 51 if still alive. He was born on 25 March 1966

February Died on March 3 April

 
Ronnie Montrose was
64 years 3 months 3 days old when he died on 3 March 2012, 5 years ago
Ronnie would be 70 if still alive. He was born on 29 November 1947
 
Bobby Rogers was
73 years 12 days old when he died on 3 March 2013, 4 years ago
Bobby would be 77 if still alive. He was born on 19 February 1940
 
Lyle Ritz was
87 years 1 month 21 days old when he died on 3 March 2017
Lyle would be 87 if still alive. He was born on 10 January 1930

February Died on March 4 April

 
Richard Manuel was
42 years 11 months 1 day old when he died on 4 March 1986, 31 years ago
Richard would be 74 if still alive. He was born on 3 April 1943
 
John McGeoch was
48 years 6 months 7 days old when he died on 4 March 2004, 13 years ago
John would be 62 if still alive. He was born on 25 August 1955
 
Tommy Page was
46 years 9 months 8 days old when he died on 4 March 2017
Tommy would be 47 if still alive. He was born on 24 May 1970
 
Valerie Carter was
64 years 27 days old when she died on 4 March 2017
Valerie would be 64 if still alive. She was born on 5 February 1953

February Died on March 5 April

 
Patsy Cline was
30 years 5 months 25 days old when she died on 5 March 1963, 54 years ago
Patsy would be 85 if still alive. She was born on 8 September 1932
 
Vivian Stanshall was
51 years 11 months 15 days old when he died on 5 March 1995, 22 years ago
Vivian would be 74 if still alive. He was born on 21 March 1943

February Died on March 6 April

 
Alvin Lee was
68 years 2 months 15 days old when he died on 6 March 2013, 4 years ago
Alvin would be 72 if still alive. He was born on 19 December 1944

February Died on March 7 April

 
Peter Banks was
65 years 7 months 20 days old when he died on 7 March 2013, 4 years ago
Peter would be 70 if still alive. He was born on 15 July 1947

February Died on March 8 April

 
Ron 'Pigpen' McKernan was
27 years 6 months old when he died on 8 March 1973, 44 years ago
Ron would be 72 if still alive. He was born on 8 September 1945
 
Adam Faith was
62 years 8 months 13 days old when he died on 8 March 2003, 14 years ago
Adam would be 77 if still alive. He was born on 23 June 1940
 
Mike Starr was
44 years 11 months 4 days old when he died on 8 March 2011, 6 years ago
Mike would be 51 if still alive. He was born on 4 April 1966
 
St Clair Lee was
66 years 10 months 12 days old when he died on 8 March 2011, 6 years ago
St Clair would be 73 if still alive. He was born on 24 April 1944
 
Lew Soloff was
71 years 16 days old when he died on 8 March 2015, 2 years ago
Lew would be 73 if still alive. He was born on 20 February 1944
 
George Martin was
90 years 2 months 5 days old when he died on 8 March 2016
George would be 91 if still alive. He was born on 3 January 1926

February Died on March 9 April

 
Brad Delp was
55 years 8 months 25 days old when he died on 9 March 2007, 10 years ago
Brad would be 66 if still alive. He was born on 12 June 1951
 
Jon English was
66 years 11 months 14 days old when he died on 9 March 2016
Jon would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 26 March 1949

February Died on March 10 April

 
Andy Gibb was
30 years 5 days old when he died on 10 March 1988, 29 years ago
Andy would be 59 if still alive. He was born on 5 March 1958
 
Danny Joe Brown was
53 years 6 months 14 days old when he died on 10 March 2005, 12 years ago
Danny Joe would be 66 if still alive. He was born on 24 August 1951
 
Joni Sledge was
60 years 5 months 25 days old when she died on 10 March 2017
Joni would be 61 if still alive. She was born on 13 September 1956

February Died on March 11 April

 
Sonny Terry was
74 years 4 months 15 days old when he died on 11 March 1986, 31 years ago
Sonny would be 106 if still alive. He was born on 24 October 1911
 
Jack Hardy was
63 years 3 months 16 days old when he died on 11 March 2011, 6 years ago
Jack would be 70 if still alive. He was born on 23 November 1947
 
Jimmy Greenspoon was
67 years 1 month 4 days old when he died on 11 March 2015, 2 years ago
Jimmy would be 69 if still alive. He was born on 7 February 1948
 
Keith Emerson was
71 years 4 months 9 days old when he died on 11 March 2016
Keith would be 73 if still alive. He was born on 2 November 1944

February Died on March 12 April

 
Charlie Parker was
34 years 6 months 12 days old when he died on 12 March 1955, 62 years ago
Charlie would be 97 if still alive. He was born on 29 August 1920
 
Lesley Duncan was
66 years 7 months old when she died on 12 March 2010, 7 years ago
Lesley would be 74 if still alive. She was born on 12 August 1943
 
Michael Hossack was
65 years 4 months 23 days old when he died on 12 March 2012, 5 years ago
Michael would be 71 if still alive. He was born on 17 October 1946
 
Clive Burr was
56 years 4 days old when he died on 12 March 2013, 4 years ago
Clive would be 60 if still alive. He was born on 8 March 1957

February Died on March 13 April

 
Ian Samwell was
66 years 1 month 22 days old when he died on 13 March 2003, 14 years ago
Ian would be 80 if still alive. He was born on 19 January 1937
 
Ritchie Pickett was
56 years 25 days old when he died on 13 March 2011, 6 years ago
Ritchie would be 62 if still alive. He was born on 16 February 1955
 
Daevid Allen was
77 years 2 months old when he died on 13 March 2015, 2 years ago
Daevid would be 79 if still alive. He was born on 13 January 1938

February Died on March 14 April

 
Mary Ann Ganser was
22 years 1 month 10 days old when she died on 14 March 1970, 47 years ago
Mary would be 69 if still alive. She was born on 4 February 1948
 
Gregg Diamond was
49 years 10 months 10 days old when he died on 14 March 1999, 18 years ago
Gregg would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 4 May 1949

February Died on March 15 April

 
Scott Asheton was
64 years 6 months 27 days old when he died on 15 March 2014, 3 years ago
Scott would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 16 August 1949
 
Mike Porcaro was
59 years 9 months 15 days old when he died on 15 March 2015, 2 years ago
Mike would be 62 if still alive. He was born on 29 May 1955

February Died on March 16 April

 
Tammi Terrell was
24 years 10 months 16 days old when she died on 16 March 1970, 47 years ago
Tammi would be 72 if still alive. She was born on 29 April 1945
 
T-Bone Walker was
64 years 9 months 16 days old when he died on 16 March 1975, 42 years ago
T-Bone would be 107 if still alive. He was born on 28 May 1910
 
Ola Brunkert was
61 years 6 months 1 day old when he died on 16 March 2008, 9 years ago
Ola would be 71 if still alive. He was born on 15 September 1946
 
Andy Fraser was
62 years 8 months 13 days old when he died on 16 March 2015, 2 years ago
Andy would be 65 if still alive. He was born on 3 July 1952
 
Bruce Crump was
57 years 7 months 27 days old when he died on 16 March 2015, 2 years ago
Bruce would be 60 if still alive. He was born on 17 July 1957

February Died on March 17 April

 
Ric Grech was
43 years 4 months 16 days old when he died on 17 March 1990, 27 years ago
Ric would be 71 if still alive. He was born on 1 November 1946
 
Terry Stafford was
54 years 3 months 23 days old when he died on 17 March 1996, 21 years ago
Terry would be 76 if still alive. He was born on 22 November 1941
 
Alex Chilton was
59 years 2 months 17 days old when he died on 17 March 2010, 7 years ago
Alex would be 66 if still alive. He was born on 28 December 1950

February Died on March 18 April

 
John Phillips was
65 years 6 months 18 days old when he died on 18 March 2001, 16 years ago
John would be 82 if still alive. He was born on 30 August 1935
 
Jet Harris was
71 years 8 months 12 days old when he died on 18 March 2011, 6 years ago
Jet would be 78 if still alive. He was born on 6 July 1939
 
Chuck Berry was
90 years 5 months old when he died on 18 March 2017
Chuck would be 91 if still alive. He was born on 18 October 1926

February Died on March 19 April

 
Paul Kossoff was
25 years 6 months 5 days old when he died on 19 March 1976, 41 years ago
Paul would be 67 if still alive. He was born on 14 September 1950
 
Randy Rhoads was
25 years 3 months 13 days old when he died on 19 March 1982, 35 years ago
Randy would be 61 if still alive. He was born on 6 December 1956

February Died on March 20 April

 
Ralph Mooney was
82 years 6 months 4 days old when he died on 20 March 2011, 6 years ago
Ralph would be 89 if still alive. He was born on 16 September 1928
 
A J Pero was
55 years 5 months 6 days old when he died on 20 March 2015, 2 years ago
A J would be 58 if still alive. He was born on 14 October 1959

February Died on March 21 April

 
John 'Speedy' Keen was
56 years 11 months 23 days old when he died on 21 March 2002, 15 years ago
John would be 72 if still alive. He was born on 29 March 1945
 
Pinetop Perkins was
97 years 8 months 14 days old when he died on 21 March 2011, 6 years ago
Pinetop would be 104 if still alive. He was born on 7 July 1913
 
Loleatta Holloway was
64 years 4 months 16 days old when she died on 21 March 2011, 6 years ago
Loleatta would be 71 if still alive. She was born on 5 November 1946
 
Jackie Trent was
74 years 6 months 15 days old when she died on 21 March 2015, 2 years ago
Jackie would be 77 if still alive. She was born on 6 September 1940

February Died on March 22 April

 
Dan Hartman was
43 years 3 months 14 days old when he died on 22 March 1994, 23 years ago
Dan would be 67 if still alive. He was born on 8 December 1950
 
Rod Price was
57 years 4 months old when he died on 22 March 2005, 12 years ago
Rod would be 70 if still alive. He was born on 22 November 1947
 
Reg Isidore was
59 years 11 months 18 days old when he died on 22 March 2009, 8 years ago
Reg would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 4 April 1949
 
Sib Hashian was
67 years 7 months 5 days old when he died on 22 March 2017
Sib would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 17 August 1949

February Died on March 23 April

 
Dave Brockie was
50 years 6 months 23 days old when he died on 23 March 2014, 3 years ago
Dave would be 54 if still alive. He was born on 30 August 1963

February Died on March 24 April

 
Harold Melvin was
57 years 8 months 27 days old when he died on 24 March 1997, 20 years ago
Harold would be 78 if still alive. He was born on 25 June 1939
 
Uriel Jones was
74 years 9 months 11 days old when he died on 24 March 2009, 8 years ago
Uriel would be 83 if still alive. He was born on 13 June 1934
 
Vince Lovegrove was
65 years 5 days old when he died on 24 March 2012, 5 years ago
Vince would be 70 if still alive. He was born on 19 March 1947

February Died on March 25 April

 
Buck Owens was
76 years 7 months 13 days old when he died on 25 March 2006, 11 years ago
Buck would be 88 if still alive. He was born on 12 August 1929

February Died on March 26 April

 
Dickie Pride was
27 years 5 months 5 days old when he died on 26 March 1969, 48 years ago
Dickie would be 76 if still alive. He was born on 21 October 1941
 
Randy Castillo was
51 years 3 months 8 days old when he died on 26 March 2002, 15 years ago
Randy would be 66 if still alive. He was born on 18 December 1950
 
Joe Schermie was
56 years 1 month 14 days old when he died on 26 March 2002, 15 years ago
Joe would be 71 if still alive. He was born on 12 February 1946
 
Jan Berry was
62 years 11 months 23 days old when he died on 26 March 2004, 13 years ago
Jan would be 76 if still alive. He was born on 3 April 1941
 
Paul Hester was
46 years 2 months 18 days old when he died on 26 March 2005, 12 years ago
Paul would be 58 if still alive. He was born on 8 January 1959
 
John Renbourn was
70 years 7 months 18 days old when he died on 26 March 2015, 2 years ago
John would be 73 if still alive. He was born on 8 August 1944

February Died on March 27 April

 
Ian Dury was
57 years 10 months 15 days old when he died on 27 March 2000, 17 years ago
Ian would be 75 if still alive. He was born on 12 May 1942
 
Clem Curtis was
76 years 3 months 27 days old when he died on 27 March 2017
Clem would be 77 if still alive. He was born on 28 November 1940

February Died on March 28 April

 
Herb Ellis was
88 years 7 months 24 days old when he died on 28 March 2010, 7 years ago
Herb would be 96 if still alive. He was born on 4 August 1921
 
Earl Scruggs was
88 years 2 months 22 days old when he died on 28 March 2012, 5 years ago
Earl would be 93 if still alive. He was born on 6 January 1924
 
Hugh McCracken was
70 years 11 months 28 days old when he died on 28 March 2013, 4 years ago
Hugh would be 75 if still alive. He was born on 31 March 1942

February Died on March 29 April

 
Andy 'Thunderclap' Newman was
73 years 4 months 8 days old when he died on 29 March 2016
Andy would be 75 if still alive. He was born on 21 November 1942

February Died on March 30 April

 
Timi Yuro was
63 years 7 months 26 days old when she died on 30 March 2004, 13 years ago
Timi would be 77 if still alive. She was born on 4 August 1940
 
Preston Ritter was
65 years 11 months 6 days old when he died on 30 March 2015, 2 years ago
Preston would be 68 if still alive. He was born on 24 April 1949
 
Rosie Hamlin was
71 years 8 months 9 days old when she died on 30 March 2017
Rosie would be 72 if still alive. She was born on 21 July 1945

February Died on March 31 April

 
O'Kelly Isley Jr was
48 years 3 months 6 days old when he died on 31 March 1986, 31 years ago
O'Kelly would be 79 if still alive. He was born on 25 December 1937