Deaths in Music on 22nd May

Deaths 1 - 14 of 14

1781 - Garret Wesley Mornington, composer, dies at 45
1801 - Heinrich Gottfried Reichard, composer, dies at 58
1825 - Domenico Corri, composer, dies at 80
1878 - Franz von Holstein, composer, dies at 52
1949 - Hans Erich Pfitzner, Russian/German composer, dies at 80
1953 - Vaclav Klicka, composer, dies at 70
1967 - Langston Hughes, American poet (Weary Blues) and playwright (Mulatto), dies at 65
1977 - Marius Monnikendam, Dutch choir composer, dies at 80
1978 - Bjarne Brustad, composer, dies at 83
1987 - Mario Zafred, composer, dies at 65
1989 - Steven DeGroote, South African classical pianist (b. 1953)
1991 - Lino Brocka, director (Macho Dancer, Jaguar), dies in car crash at 51
1993 - Mieczyslaw Horszowski, Polish/US pianist (Carnegie Hall), dies at 100
2005 - Thurl Ravenscroft, American voice actor and singer (b. 1914)

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