Rock Deaths In October

28 February 2017 (GMT)

Rockstar deaths in October

October 1 st

Bruce Palmer

was
58 years 22 days old when he died on 1 October 2004

Lynsey de Paul

was
64 years 3 months 20 days old when she died on 1 October 2014

October 2 nd

Big Jim Sullivan

was
71 years 7 months 18 days old when he died on 2 October 2012

Gene Autry

was
91 years 3 days old when he died on 2 October 1998

October 3 rd

Benjamin Orr

was
53 years 25 days old when he died on 3 October 2000

Woody Guthrie

was
55 years 2 months 19 days old when he died on 3 October 1967

Kathi McDonald

was
64 years 8 days old when she died on 3 October 2012

October 4 th

Janis Joplin

was
27 years 8 months 15 days old when she died on 4 October 1970

Danny Gatton

was
49 years 1 month old when he died on 4 October 1994

Mike Gibbins

was
56 years 6 months 22 days old when he died on 4 October 2005

Paul Revere

was
76 years 8 months 27 days old when he died on 4 October 2014

October 5 th

Eddie Kendricks

was
52 years 9 months 18 days old when he died on 5 October 1992

Bert Jansch

was
67 years 11 months 2 days old when he died on 5 October 2011

Shirley Ellis

was
76 years 8 months 16 days old when she died on 5 October 2005

October 6 th

Nick Curran

was
35 years 6 days old when he died on 6 October 2012

Johnny O'Keefe

was
43 years 8 months 17 days old when he died on 6 October 1978

Billy Joe Royal

was
73 years 6 months 3 days old when he died on 6 October 2015

October 7 th

Johnny Kidd

was
30 years 9 months 14 days old when he died on 7 October 1966

Terry Lavitz

was
54 years 5 months 21 days old when he died on 7 October 2010

October 8 th

Mikey Welsh

was
40 years 5 months 18 days old when he died on 8 October 2011

Barrie 'BJ' Wilson

was
43 years 6 months 20 days old when he died on 8 October 1990

Jim Diamond

was
64 years 10 days old when he died on 8 October 2015

Don Ciccone

was
70 years 7 months 10 days old when he died on 8 October 2016

Roger Williams

was
87 years 7 days old when he died on 8 October 2011

October 9 th

Cliff Gallup

was
58 years 3 months 22 days old when he died on 9 October 1988

Sister Rosetta Tharpe

was
58 years 6 months 19 days old when she died on 9 October 1973

October 10 th

Solomon Burke

was
70 years 6 months 19 days old when he died on 10 October 2010

October 11 th

Steve Mackay

was
66 years 16 days old when he died on 11 October 2015

October 12 th

Ricky Wilson (B-52s)

was
32 years 6 months 23 days old when he died on 12 October 1985

Gene Vincent

was
36 years 8 months 1 day old when he died on 12 October 1971

John Denver

was
53 years 9 months 11 days old when he died on 12 October 1997

Dickie Peterson

was
63 years 1 month old when he died on 12 October 2009

October 14 th

Isaiah 'Ikey' Owens

was
39 years 10 months 13 days old when he died on 14 October 2014

Chuck Ruff

was
60 years 4 months 19 days old when he died on 14 October 2011

Freddy Fender

was
69 years 4 months 10 days old when he died on 14 October 2006

Bing Crosby

was
74 years 5 months 11 days old when he died on 14 October 1977

October 17 th

Levi Stubbs

was
72 years 4 months 11 days old when he died on 17 October 2008

October 18 th

Bob Brunning

was
68 years 3 months 19 days old when he died on 18 October 2011

Julie London

was
74 years 22 days old when she died on 18 October 2000

October 19 th

Alan Murphy

was
35 years 10 months 21 days old when he died on 19 October 1989

Glen Buxton

was
49 years 11 months 9 days old when he died on 19 October 1997

Raphael Ravenscroft

was
60 years 4 months 15 days old when he died on 19 October 2014

Noel Harrison

was
79 years 8 months 20 days old when he died on 19 October 2013

October 20 th

Steve Gaines

was
28 years 1 month 6 days old when he died on 20 October 1977

Ronnie Van Zant

was
29 years 9 months 5 days old when he died on 20 October 1977

Cassie Gaines

was
29 years 9 months 11 days old when she died on 20 October 1977

Ari Up

was
48 years 9 months 3 days old when she died on 20 October 2010

Henry Vestine

was
52 years 9 months 25 days old when he died on 20 October 1997

Merle Travis

was
65 years 10 months 21 days old when he died on 20 October 1983

Cory Wells

was
74 years 8 months 18 days old when he died on 20 October 2015

October 21 st

Shannon Hoon

was
28 years 25 days old when he died on 21 October 1995

Elliott Smith

was
34 years 2 months 15 days old when he died on 21 October 2003

Bill Black

was
39 years 1 month 4 days old when he died on 21 October 1965

Sandy West

was
47 years 3 months 11 days old when she died on 21 October 2006

Maxene Andrews

was
79 years 9 months 18 days old when she died on 21 October 1995

October 23 rd

Pete Burns

was
57 years 2 months 18 days old when he died on 23 October 2016

Alvin Stardust

was
72 years 26 days old when he died on 23 October 2014

October 24 th

Bobby Vee

was
73 years 5 months 24 days old when he died on 24 October 2016

October 25 th

Gary Holton

was
33 years 1 month 3 days old when he died on 25 October 1985

Johnnie Richardson

was
53 years 3 months 26 days old when he died on 25 October 1988

Roger Miller

was
56 years 9 months 23 days old when he died on 25 October 1992

Jack Bruce

was
71 years 5 months 11 days old when he died on 25 October 2014

October 26 th

Wilbert Harrison

was
65 years 9 months 21 days old when he died on 26 October 1994

October 27 th

Steve Peregrin Took

was
31 years 2 months 29 days old when he died on 27 October 1980

Pamela Birch

was
65 years 2 months 18 days old when she died on 27 October 2009

Lou Reed

was
71 years 7 months 25 days old when he died on 27 October 2013

John Zacherle

was
98 years 1 month 1 day old when he died on 27 October 2016

October 28 th

Porter Wagoner

was
80 years 2 months 16 days old when he died on 28 October 2007

October 29 th

Duane Allman

was
24 years 11 months 9 days old when he died on 29 October 1971

October 30 th

Norton Buffalo

was
58 years 1 month 2 days old when he died on 30 October 2009

Pete Haycock

was
62 years 7 months 26 days old when he died on 30 October 2013
Not found your favourite musician? Try our advanced search