Youngest Dying Rock stars

Today is the 23rd of October, 2014

The Day The Music Died
The 100 youngest rockstars to die
1 Ritchie Valens was 17 years 8 months 21 days old when he died on 3 February 1959, 55 years ago
Ritchie would be 73 years 5 months 10 days old if still alive today. He was born on 13 May 1941
2 Eddie Cochran was 21 years 6 months 14 days old when he died on 17 April 1960, 54 years ago
Eddie would be 76 years 20 days old if still alive today. He was born on 3 October 1938
3 Sid Vicious was 21 years 8 months 23 days old when he died on 2 February 1979, 35 years ago
Sid would be 57 years 5 months 13 days old if still alive today. He was born on 10 May 1957
4 Stu Sutcliffe was 21 years 9 months 18 days old when he died on 10 April 1962, 52 years ago
Stu would be 74 years 4 months old if still alive today. He was born on 23 June 1940
5 Darby Crash was 22 years 2 months 11 days old when he died on 7 December 1980, 34 years ago
Darby would be 56 years 27 days old if still alive today. He was born on 26 September 1958
6 Buddy Holly was 22 years 4 months 27 days old when he died on 3 February 1959, 55 years ago
Buddy would be 78 years 1 month 16 days old if still alive today. He was born on 7 September 1936
7 Bobby Fuller was 23 years 8 months 26 days old when he died on 18 July 1966, 48 years ago
Bobby would be 72 years 1 day old if still alive today. He was born on 22 October 1942
8 Ian Curtis was 23 years 10 months 3 days old when he died on 18 May 1980, 34 years ago
Ian would be 58 years 3 months 8 days old if still alive today. He was born on 15 July 1956
9 Selena was 23 years 11 months 15 days old when she died on 31 March 1995, 19 years ago
Selena would be 43 years 6 months 7 days old if still alive today. She was born on 16 April 1971
10 Razzle was 24 years 7 days old when he died on 9 December 1984, 30 years ago
Razzle would be 53 years 10 months 21 days old if still alive today. He was born on 2 December 1960
11 Andrew Wood was 24 years 2 months 11 days old when he died on 19 March 1990, 24 years ago
Andrew would be 48 years 9 months 15 days old if still alive today. He was born on 8 January 1966
12 Robbie McIntosh (AWB) was 24 years 4 months 17 days old when he died on 23 September 1974, 40 years ago
Robbie would be 64 years 5 months 17 days old if still alive today. He was born on 6 May 1950
13 Berry Oakley was 24 years 7 months 7 days old when he died on 11 November 1972, 42 years ago
Berry would be 66 years 6 months 19 days old if still alive today. He was born on 4 April 1948
14 Cliff Burton was 24 years 7 months 17 days old when he died on 27 September 1986, 28 years ago
Cliff would be 52 years 8 months 13 days old if still alive today. He was born on 10 February 1962
15 Tammi Terrell was 24 years 10 months 16 days old when she died on 16 March 1970, 44 years ago
Tammi would be 69 years 5 months 24 days old if still alive today. She was born on 29 April 1945
16 Duane Allman was 24 years 11 months 9 days old when he died on 29 October 1971, 43 years ago
Duane would be 67 years 11 months 3 days old if still alive today. He was born on 20 November 1946
17 Randy Rhoads was 25 years 3 months 13 days old when he died on 19 March 1982, 32 years ago
Randy would be 57 years 10 months 17 days old if still alive today. He was born on 6 December 1956
18 Tommy Bolin was 25 years 4 months 3 days old when he died on 4 December 1976, 38 years ago
Tommy would be 63 years 2 months 22 days old if still alive today. He was born on 1 August 1951
19 Frankie Lymon was 25 years 4 months 28 days old when he died on 27 February 1968, 46 years ago
Frankie would be 72 years 23 days old if still alive today. He was born on 30 September 1942
20 Paul Kossoff was 25 years 6 months 5 days old when he died on 19 March 1976, 38 years ago
Paul would be 64 years 1 month 9 days old if still alive today. He was born on 14 September 1950
21 Johnny Ace was 25 years 6 months 16 days old when he died on 25 December 1954, 60 years ago
Johnny would be 85 years 4 months 14 days old if still alive today. He was born on 9 June 1929
22 Charlie Christian was 25 years 7 months 2 days old when he died on 2 March 1942, 72 years ago
Charlie would be 98 years 2 months 24 days old if still alive today. He was born on 29 July 1916
23 Andrew Durant was 25 years 7 months 4 days old when he died on 6 May 1980, 34 years ago
Andrew would be 60 years 21 days old if still alive today. He was born on 2 October 1954
24 James Honeyman-Scott was 25 years 7 months 12 days old when he died on 16 June 1982, 32 years ago
James would be 57 years 11 months 19 days old if still alive today. He was born on 4 November 1956
25 Dave Lepard was 25 years 7 months 23 days old when he died on 20 January 2006, 8 years ago
Dave would be 34 years 4 months 25 days old if still alive today. He was born on 28 May 1980
26 Hillel Slovak was 26 years 2 months 12 days old when he died on 25 June 1988, 26 years ago
Hillel would be 52 years 6 months 10 days old if still alive today. He was born on 13 April 1962
27 Otis Redding was 26 years 3 months 1 day old when he died on 10 December 1967, 47 years ago
Otis would be 73 years 1 month 14 days old if still alive today. He was born on 9 September 1941
28 Jimmy McCulloch was 26 years 3 months 23 days old when he died on 27 September 1979, 35 years ago
Jimmy would be 61 years 4 months 19 days old if still alive today. He was born on 4 June 1953
29 Nick Drake was 26 years 5 months 6 days old when he died on 25 November 1974, 40 years ago
Nick would be 66 years 4 months 4 days old if still alive today. He was born on 19 June 1948
30 Gram Parsons was 26 years 10 months 14 days old when he died on 19 September 1973, 41 years ago
Gram would be 67 years 11 months 18 days old if still alive today. He was born on 5 November 1946
31 Kristen Pfaff was 27 years 21 days old when she died on 16 June 1994, 20 years ago
Kristen would be 47 years 4 months 27 days old if still alive today. She was born on 26 May 1967
32 Richey James Edwards was 27 years 1 month 10 days old when he died on 1 February 1995, 19 years ago
Richey would be 46 years 10 months 1 day old if still alive today. He was born on 22 December 1967
33 Kurt Cobain was 27 years 1 month 16 days old when he died on 5 April 1994, 20 years ago
Kurt would be 47 years 8 months 3 days old if still alive today. He was born on 20 February 1967
34 Alan Wilson was 27 years 1 month 30 days old when he died on 3 September 1970, 44 years ago
Alan would be 71 years 3 months 19 days old if still alive today. He was born on 4 July 1943
35 Robert Johnson was 27 years 3 months 8 days old when he died on 16 August 1938, 76 years ago
Robert would be 103 years 5 months 15 days old if still alive today. He was born on 8 May 1911
36 Brian Jones was 27 years 4 months 5 days old when he died on 3 July 1969, 45 years ago
Brian would be 72 years 7 months 25 days old if still alive today. He was born on 28 February 1942
37 Ron 'Pigpen' McKernan was 27 years 6 months old when he died on 8 March 1973, 41 years ago
Ron would be 69 years 1 month 15 days old if still alive today. He was born on 8 September 1945
38 Gary Thain was 27 years 6 months 23 days old when he died on 8 December 1975, 39 years ago
Gary would be 66 years 5 months 8 days old if still alive today. He was born on 15 May 1948
39 Jim Morrison was 27 years 6 months 25 days old when he died on 3 July 1971, 43 years ago
Jim would be 70 years 10 months 15 days old if still alive today. He was born on 8 December 1943
40 Janis Joplin was 27 years 8 months 15 days old when she died on 4 October 1970, 44 years ago
Janis would be 71 years 9 months 4 days old if still alive today. She was born on 19 January 1943
41 Jimi Hendrix was 27 years 9 months 22 days old when he died on 18 September 1970, 44 years ago
Jimi would be 71 years 10 months 26 days old if still alive today. He was born on 27 November 1942
42 Amy Winehouse was 27 years 10 months 9 days old when she died on 23 July 2011, 3 years ago
Amy would be 31 years 1 month 9 days old if still alive today. She was born on 14 September 1983
43 Peter Ham was 27 years 11 months 28 days old when he died on 24 April 1975, 39 years ago
Peter would be 67 years 5 months 26 days old if still alive today. He was born on 27 April 1947
44 Shannon Hoon was 28 years 25 days old when he died on 21 October 1995, 19 years ago
Shannon would be 47 years 27 days old if still alive today. He was born on 26 September 1967
45 Steve Gaines was 28 years 1 month 6 days old when he died on 20 October 1977, 37 years ago
Steve would be 65 years 1 month 9 days old if still alive today. He was born on 14 September 1949
46 Bradley Nowell was 28 years 3 months 3 days old when he died on 25 May 1996, 18 years ago
Bradley would be 46 years 8 months 1 day old if still alive today. He was born on 22 February 1968
47 JP 'Big Bopper' Richardson was 28 years 3 months 10 days old when he died on 3 February 1959, 55 years ago
JP would be 83 years 11 months 29 days old if still alive today. He was born on 24 October 1930
48 Tim Buckley was 28 years 4 months 15 days old when he died on 29 June 1975, 39 years ago
Tim would be 67 years 8 months 9 days old if still alive today. He was born on 14 February 1947
49 John Glascock was 28 years 6 months 15 days old when he died on 17 November 1979, 35 years ago
John would be 63 years 5 months 21 days old if still alive today. He was born on 2 May 1951
50 Jimmy 'The Rev' Sullivan was 28 years 10 months 19 days old when he died on 28 December 2009, 5 years ago
Jimmy would be 33 years 8 months 14 days old if still alive today. He was born on 9 February 1981
51 Nigel Preston was 28 years 11 months 28 days old when he died on 1 April 1992, 22 years ago
Nigel would be 51 years 6 months 19 days old if still alive today. He was born on 4 April 1963
52 Clarence White was 29 years 1 month 7 days old when he died on 14 July 1973, 41 years ago
Clarence would be 70 years 4 months 16 days old if still alive today. He was born on 7 June 1944
53 Hank Williams was 29 years 3 months 15 days old when he died on 1 January 1953, 61 years ago
Hank would be 91 years 1 month 6 days old if still alive today. He was born on 17 September 1923
54 Ronnie Van Zant was 29 years 9 months 5 days old when he died on 20 October 1977, 37 years ago
Ronnie would be 66 years 9 months 8 days old if still alive today. He was born on 15 January 1948
55 Cassie Gaines was 29 years 9 months 11 days old when she died on 20 October 1977, 37 years ago
Cassie would be 66 years 9 months 14 days old if still alive today. She was born on 9 January 1948
56 Brian Cole was 29 years 10 months 25 days old when he died on 2 August 1972, 42 years ago
Brian would be 72 years 1 month 15 days old if still alive today. He was born on 8 September 1942
57 Marc Bolan was 29 years 11 months 17 days old when he died on 16 September 1977, 37 years ago
Marc would be 67 years 23 days old if still alive today. He was born on 30 September 1947
58 Andy Gibb was 30 years 5 days old when he died on 10 March 1988, 26 years ago
Andy would be 56 years 7 months 18 days old if still alive today. He was born on 5 March 1958
59 Johnny Burnette was 30 years 4 months 20 days old when he died on 14 August 1964, 50 years ago
Johnny would be 80 years 6 months 28 days old if still alive today. He was born on 25 March 1934
60 Tommy Caldwell was 30 years 5 months 19 days old when he died on 28 April 1980, 34 years ago
Tommy would be 64 years 11 months 14 days old if still alive today. He was born on 9 November 1949
61 Patsy Cline was 30 years 5 months 26 days old when she died on 5 March 1963, 51 years ago
Patsy would be 82 years 1 month 15 days old if still alive today. She was born on 8 September 1932
62 Little Willy John was 30 years 6 months 11 days old when he died on 26 May 1968, 46 years ago
Little Willy would be 76 years 11 months 8 days old if still alive today. He was born on 15 November 1937
63 Jeff Buckley was 30 years 6 months 12 days old when he died on 29 May 1997, 17 years ago
Jeff would be 47 years 11 months 6 days old if still alive today. He was born on 17 November 1966
64 Jim Croce was 30 years 8 months 10 days old when he died on 20 September 1973, 41 years ago
Jim would be 71 years 9 months 13 days old if still alive today. He was born on 10 January 1943
65 Steve Clark was 30 years 8 months 16 days old when he died on 8 January 1991, 23 years ago
Steve would be 54 years 6 months old if still alive today. He was born on 23 April 1960
66 Pete Farndon was 30 years 10 months 2 days old when he died on 14 April 1983, 31 years ago
Pete would be 62 years 4 months 11 days old if still alive today. He was born on 12 June 1952
67 Steve Peregrin Took was 31 years 3 months old when he died on 27 October 1980, 34 years ago
Steve would be 65 years 2 months 25 days old if still alive today. He was born on 28 July 1949
68 Sandy Denny was 31 years 3 months 15 days old when she died on 21 April 1978, 36 years ago
Sandy would be 67 years 9 months 17 days old if still alive today. She was born on 6 January 1947
69 Minnie Riperton was 31 years 8 months 4 days old when she died on 12 July 1979, 35 years ago
Minnie would be 66 years 11 months 15 days old if still alive today. She was born on 8 November 1947
70 Terry Kath was 31 years 11 months 23 days old when he died on 23 January 1978, 36 years ago
Terry would be 68 years 8 months 22 days old if still alive today. He was born on 31 January 1946
71 Keith Godchaux was 32 years 4 days old when he died on 23 July 1980, 34 years ago
Keith would be 66 years 3 months 4 days old if still alive today. He was born on 19 July 1948
72 Keith Moon was 32 years 15 days old when he died on 7 September 1978, 36 years ago
Keith would be 68 years 2 months old if still alive today. He was born on 23 August 1946
73 John Bonham was 32 years 3 months 25 days old when he died on 25 September 1980, 34 years ago
John would be 66 years 4 months 22 days old if still alive today. He was born on 31 May 1948
74 Ricky Wilson was 32 years 6 months 23 days old when he died on 12 October 1985, 29 years ago
Ricky would be 61 years 7 months 4 days old if still alive today. He was born on 19 March 1953
75 Florence Ballard was 32 years 7 months 23 days old when she died on 22 February 1976, 38 years ago
Florence would be 71 years 3 months 23 days old if still alive today. She was born on 30 June 1943
76 Rushton Moreve was 32 years 7 months 25 days old when he died on 1 July 1981, 33 years ago
Rushton would be 65 years 11 months 17 days old if still alive today. He was born on 6 November 1948
77 Mama Cass Elliot was 32 years 10 months 10 days old when she died on 29 July 1974, 40 years ago
Mama Cass would be 73 years 1 month 4 days old if still alive today. She was born on 19 September 1941
78 Karen Carpenter was 32 years 11 months 2 days old when she died on 4 February 1983, 31 years ago
Karen would be 64 years 7 months 21 days old if still alive today. She was born on 2 March 1950
79 Don Rich was 32 years 11 months 2 days old when he died on 17 July 1974, 40 years ago
Don would be 73 years 2 months 8 days old if still alive today. He was born on 15 August 1941
80 Brian Epstein was 32 years 11 months 8 days old when he died on 27 August 1967, 47 years ago
Brian would be 80 years 1 month 4 days old if still alive today. He was born on 19 September 1934
81 Keith Relf was 33 years 1 month 22 days old when he died on 14 May 1976, 38 years ago
Keith would be 71 years 7 months 1 day old if still alive today. He was born on 22 March 1943
82 Donny Hathaway was 33 years 3 months 12 days old when he died on 13 January 1979, 35 years ago
Donny would be 69 years 22 days old if still alive today. He was born on 1 October 1945
83 Bon Scott was 33 years 7 months 10 days old when he died on 19 February 1980, 34 years ago
Bon would be 68 years 3 months 14 days old if still alive today. He was born on 9 July 1946
84 Eva Cassidy was 33 years 9 months old when she died on 2 November 1996, 18 years ago
Eva would be 51 years 8 months 21 days old if still alive today. She was born on 2 February 1963
85 Sam Cooke was 33 years 10 months 19 days old when he died on 11 December 1964, 50 years ago
Sam would be 83 years 9 months 1 day old if still alive today. He was born on 22 January 1931
86 Danny Cedrone was 33 years 11 months 28 days old when he died on 17 June 1954, 60 years ago
Danny would be 94 years 4 months 3 days old if still alive today. He was born on 20 June 1920
87 Paul Williams (The Temptations) was 34 years 1 month 15 days old when he died on 17 August 1973, 41 years ago
Paul would be 75 years 3 months 21 days old if still alive today. He was born on 2 July 1939
88 Lowell George was 34 years 2 months 16 days old when he died on 29 June 1979, 35 years ago
Lowell would be 69 years 6 months 10 days old if still alive today. He was born on 13 April 1945
89 Charlie Parker was 34 years 6 months 12 days old when he died on 12 March 1955, 59 years ago
Charlie would be 94 years 1 month 24 days old if still alive today. He was born on 29 August 1920
90 Ray Gillen was 34 years 6 months 19 days old when he died on 1 December 1993, 21 years ago
Ray would be 55 years 5 months 11 days old if still alive today. He was born on 12 May 1959
91 Chuck Schuldiner was 34 years 7 months old when he died on 13 December 2001, 13 years ago
Chuck would be 47 years 5 months 10 days old if still alive today. He was born on 13 May 1967
92 Jonathan Melvoin was 34 years 7 months 6 days old when he died on 12 July 1996, 18 years ago
Jonathan would be 52 years 10 months 17 days old if still alive today. He was born on 6 December 1961
93 Layne Staley was 34 years 7 months 14 days old when he died on 5 April 2002, 12 years ago
Layne would be 47 years 2 months 1 day old if still alive today. He was born on 22 August 1967
94 Keith Whitley was 34 years 10 months 8 days old when he died on 9 May 1989, 25 years ago
Keith would be 60 years 3 months 22 days old if still alive today. He was born on 1 July 1954
95 Nick Curran was 35 years 6 days old when he died on 6 October 2012, 2 years ago
Nick would be 37 years 23 days old if still alive today. He was born on 30 September 1977
96 Johnny Horton was 35 years 6 months 6 days old when he died on 5 November 1960, 54 years ago
Johnny would be 89 years 5 months 23 days old if still alive today. He was born on 30 April 1925
97 Jaco Pastorious was 35 years 9 months 20 days old when he died on 21 September 1987, 27 years ago
Jaco would be 62 years 10 months 22 days old if still alive today. He was born on 1 December 1951
98 Alan Murphy was 35 years 10 months 21 days old when he died on 19 October 1989, 25 years ago
Alan would be 60 years 10 months 25 days old if still alive today. He was born on 28 November 1953
99 Stevie Ray Vaughan was 35 years 10 months 24 days old when he died on 27 August 1990, 24 years ago
Stevie would be 60 years 20 days old if still alive today. He was born on 3 October 1954
100 Blind Lemon Jefferson was 36 years 2 months 25 days old when he died on 19 December 1929, 85 years ago
Blind Lemon would be 121 years 29 days old if still alive today. He was born on 24 September 1893
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