Deaths in Music on 6th March

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1753 - Gerhardus Havingha, composer, dies at 56
1842 - Constanze Mozart, wife of W.A. Mozart (b. 1763)
1851 - Alexander Aliabiev, composer, dies at 63
1860 - Justus Johann Friedrich Dotzauer, German cellist and composer (b. 1783)
1867 - Wiktor Kazynski, composer, dies at 54
1932 - John Philip Sousa, US composer (Stars & Stripes Forever), dies at 77
1936 - Josef Stransky, composer, dies at 63
1936 - Rubin Goldmark, composer, dies at 63
1945 - Rudolph Karel, composer, dies at 64
1947 - Ludwig Weber, composer, dies at 55
1954 - Louis Zimmermann, violinist, dies at 80
1961 - George Formby, British singer/comedian, dies at 56
1962 - Rezso Kokai, composer, dies at 56
1965 - Ruvim Pergament, composer, dies at 58
1966 - Richard Hageman, composer, dies at 83
1967 - Nelson Eddy, US baritone/actor (Phantom of the Opera), dies at 65
1967 - Zoltán Kodály, Hungarian composer (b. 1882)
1968 - Isa Krejci, composer, dies at 63
1973 - Paul Klecki/Kletzki, Polish violinist/composer/conductor, dies at 72
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1984 - Pierre Cochereau, composer, dies at 59
1988 - Konstantin Iliev, composer, dies at 63
1994 - Leighton Noble, singer/Bandleader, dies at 81
1994 - Moses Rascoe, blues singer, dies at 77
1995 - Delroy George Wilson, singer, dies at 46
1996 - Herbert "Herb" Hall, clarinetist/saxophonist, dies at 88
2006 - King Floyd, American musician (b. 1945)
2012 - Robert Sherman, American songwriter, dies at 86
2013 - Alvin Lee, English rocker, dies from complications from surgery at 68

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