Rock Deaths In May

28 February 2017 (GMT)

Rockstar deaths in May

May 2 nd

Jeff Hanneman

was
49 years 3 months 1 day old when he died on 2 May 2013

May 3 rd

Leslie Harvey

was
27 years 7 months 20 days old when he died on 3 May 1972

May 4 th

Paul Butterfield

was
44 years 4 months 17 days old when he died on 4 May 1987

Adam Yauch

was
47 years 8 months 29 days old when he died on 4 May 2012

Joe 'Mr Piano' Henderson

was
60 years 2 days old when he died on 4 May 1980

May 5 th

Craig Gruber

was
63 years 10 months 13 days old when he died on 5 May 2015

May 6 th

Andrew Durant

was
25 years 7 months 4 days old when he died on 6 May 1980

Ean Evans

was
48 years 7 months 20 days old when he died on 6 May 2009

Gerry Shephard

was
51 years 4 months 8 days old when he died on 6 May 2003

Errol Brown

was
71 years 5 months 24 days old when he died on 6 May 2015

Barney Kessel

was
80 years 6 months 19 days old when he died on 6 May 2004

May 7 th

Eddie Rabbitt

was
56 years 5 months 10 days old when he died on 7 May 1998

John Walker

was
67 years 5 months 25 days old when he died on 7 May 2011

May 8 th

Graham Bond

was
36 years 6 months 10 days old when he died on 8 May 1974

LaVerne Andrews

was
55 years 10 months 2 days old when she died on 8 May 1967

Cornell Dupree

was
68 years 4 months 19 days old when he died on 8 May 2011

Rutger Gunnarsson

was
69 years 2 months 26 days old when he died on 8 May 2015

Eddy Arnold

was
89 years 11 months 23 days old when he died on 8 May 2008

May 9 th

Keith Whitley

was
34 years 10 months 8 days old when he died on 9 May 1989

Stephen Bruton

was
60 years 6 months 2 days old when he died on 9 May 2009

Lena Horne

was
92 years 10 months 9 days old when she died on 9 May 2010

May 10 th

Nash The Slash

was
66 years 1 month 14 days old when he died on 10 May 2014

May 11 th

Bob Marley

was
36 years 3 months 5 days old when he died on 11 May 1981

John Rutsey

was
55 years 9 months 18 days old when he died on 11 May 2008

Noel Redding

was
57 years 4 months 16 days old when he died on 11 May 2003

Ed Gagliardi

was
62 years 2 months 28 days old when he died on 11 May 2014

May 12 th

Perry Como

was
88 years 11 months 24 days old when he died on 12 May 2001

May 13 th

Donald 'Duck' Dunn

was
70 years 5 months 19 days old when he died on 13 May 2012

May 14 th

Keith Relf

was
33 years 1 month 22 days old when he died on 14 May 1976

Frank Sinatra

was
82 years 5 months 2 days old when he died on 14 May 1998

BB King

was
89 years 7 months 28 days old when he died on 14 May 2015

May 15 th

Wayman Tisdale

was
44 years 11 months 6 days old when he died on 15 May 2009

Clint Warwick

was
63 years 10 months 20 days old when he died on 15 May 2004

June Carter Cash

was
73 years 10 months 22 days old when she died on 15 May 2003

May 16 th

Django Reinhardt

was
43 years 3 months 23 days old when he died on 16 May 1953

Marv Johnson

was
54 years 7 months 1 day old when he died on 16 May 1993

Brian Pendleton

was
57 years 1 month 3 days old when he died on 16 May 2001

Jim Dewar

was
59 years 7 months 4 days old when he died on 16 May 2002

Sammy Davis Jr

was
64 years 5 months 8 days old when he died on 16 May 1990

Ronnie James Dio

was
67 years 10 months 6 days old when he died on 16 May 2010

May 17 th

Johnny 'Guitar' Watson

was
61 years 3 months 14 days old when he died on 17 May 1996

Donna Summer

was
63 years 4 months 16 days old when she died on 17 May 2012

Guy Clark

was
74 years 6 months 11 days old when he died on 17 May 2016

May 18 th

Ian Curtis

was
23 years 10 months 3 days old when he died on 18 May 1980

May 19 th

Freddie Garrity

was
69 years 6 months 5 days old when he died on 19 May 2006

May 20 th

Rudy Lewis

was
27 years 8 months 27 days old when he died on 20 May 1964

Randy Coven

was
55 years 10 months 24 days old when he died on 20 May 2014

Robin Gibb

was
62 years 4 months 28 days old when he died on 20 May 2012

Ray Manzarek

was
74 years 3 months 8 days old when he died on 20 May 2013

May 21 st

Nick Menza

was
51 years 9 months 28 days old when he died on 21 May 2016

Louis Johnson

was
60 years 1 month 8 days old when he died on 21 May 2015

Trevor Bolder

was
62 years 11 months 12 days old when he died on 21 May 2013

May 23 rd

Georges Moustaki

was
79 years 20 days old when he died on 23 May 2013

May 24 th

Paul Gray

was
38 years 1 month 16 days old when he died on 24 May 2010

Elmore James

was
45 years 3 months 27 days old when he died on 24 May 1963

Jay Bennett

was
45 years 6 months 9 days old when he died on 24 May 2009

Gene Clark

was
46 years 6 months 7 days old when he died on 24 May 1991

Duke Ellington

was
75 years 25 days old when he died on 24 May 1974

May 25 th

Bradley Nowell

was
28 years 3 months 3 days old when he died on 25 May 1996

Eric Gale

was
55 years 8 months 5 days old when he died on 25 May 1994

Desmond Dekker

was
64 years 10 months 9 days old when he died on 25 May 2006

Marshall Lytle

was
79 years 8 months 24 days old when he died on 25 May 2013

Herb Jeffries

was
100 years 8 months 1 day old when he died on 25 May 2014

May 26 th

Little Willie John

was
30 years 6 months 11 days old when he died on 26 May 1968

May 27 th

Gil Scott-Heron

was
62 years 1 month 26 days old when he died on 27 May 2011

May 28 th

Tony Ashton

was
55 years 2 months 27 days old when he died on 28 May 2001

May 29 th

Jeff Buckley

was
30 years 6 months 12 days old when he died on 29 May 1997

Ollie Halsall

was
43 years 2 months 15 days old when he died on 29 May 1992

Doc Watson

was
89 years 2 months 26 days old when he died on 29 May 2012

May 30 th

Carl Radle

was
37 years 11 months 12 days old when he died on 30 May 1980
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