Deaths in Music on 5th June

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1625 - Orlando Gibbons, English organist/composer (Silver Swan), dies at 41
1722 - Johann Kuhnau, composer, dies at 62
1785 - Gottfried August Homilius, composer, dies at 71
1816 - Giovanni Paisiello, Italian composer (Serva Padrona), dies at 76
1826 - Carl Maria Friedrich Ernst von Weber, composer (Oberon), dies at 39
1852 - Tomasz Napoleon Nidecki, composer, dies at 45
1861 - Tomas Genoves y Lapetra, composer, dies at 55
1868 - Anselm Huttenbrenner, composer, dies at 73
1885 - Julius Benedict, composer (Protoghesi), dies at 80
1894 - Immanuel Faisst, composer, dies at 70
1908 - Luca Fumagalli, composer, dies at 71
1927 - Paul Lacombe, composer, dies at 89
1944 - Riccardo Zandonai, composer, dies at 61
1977 - "Sleepy" John Estes, rocker (Electric), dies at 74
1995 - Bettina Vernon-Warren, dancer, dies at 75
1999 - Mel Tormé, American singer ("The Velvet Fog"), composer, and actor (b. 1925)
2002 - Dee Dee Ramone, American bassist (The Ramones) (b. 1952)
2003 - Manuel Rosenthal, French composer and conductor (b. 1904)
2004 - Iona Brown, British violinist and conductor (b. 1941)
2009 - Jeff Hanson, American singer-songwriter (b. 1978)

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