Deaths in Music on 9th February

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1617 - Hans Christoph Haiden, composer, dies at 44
1740 - Vincenz Lubeck, composer, dies at 85
1765 - Elisabetta de Gambarini, composer, dies at 33
1812 - Franz Anton Hoffmeister, composer, dies at 57
1817 - Franz Wilhelm Tausch, composer, dies at 54
1849 - Corneille Vander Planken, composer, dies at 76
1916 - Hynek Ignac Frantisek Vojacek, composer, dies at 90
1935 - Karl Nef, Swiss musicologist, dies at 61
1949 - Poul Julius Ouscher Schierbeck, composer, dies at 60
1951 - Eddy Duchin, American musician (b. 1910)
1960 - Ernst von Dohnanyi, US composer, dies at 82
1964 - Willie Bryant, singer (Sugar Hill Times), dies at 55
1966 - Sophie Tucker, Russ/US singer/actress (My Yiddish Mama), dies at 79
1976 - Percy Faith, Canadian musician (b. 1908)
1978 - Julio Jaramillo, Ecuadorian singer (b. 1935)
1981 - Bill Haley, vocalist (Rock Around Clock), dies of heart attack at 55
1984 - Balasaraswathi, Indian classical dancer, dies in Madras
1991 - James Cleveland, American gospel singer (b. 1931)
1994 - Jarmila Novotna, Czech/US soprano (Madame Butterfly), dies at 86
1994 - Louis Kaufman, US violinist/conductor (Gone with the Wind), dies at 88
2008 - Scott Halpin, a one time drummer of The Who.

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