1864-10-18 - Jacques Francois Gallay

Jacques Francois Gallay, composer, dies at 68

1893-10-18 - Charles Gounod

Charles Gounod, French composer (La reine the Saba, Faust), dies at 75

1943-10-18 - Benedictus H Dancer

Benedictus H Dancer, botanist, dies at 52

1953-10-18 - Federico Gerdes

Federico Gerdes, composer, dies at 80

1963-10-18 - Claudio Carneyro

Claudio Carneyro, composer, dies at 68

1965-10-18 - Frank Hutchens

Frank Hutchens, composer, dies at 73

1994-10-18 - Lee Allen

Lee Allen, saxophonist, dies at 68

1995-10-18 - Bryan Johnson

Bryan Johnson, singer/actor, dies at 69

2000-10-18 - Julie London

Julie London, American singer and actress (b. 1926)

2000-10-18 - Gwen Verdon

Gwen Verdon, American dancer and actress (b. 1925)

2001-10-18 - Micheline Ostermeyer

Micheline Ostermeyer, French athlete and musician (b. 1922)

2002-10-18 - Roman Tam

Roman Tam, Hong Kong singer (b. 1950)

2006-10-18 - Anna Russell

Anna Russell, English music satirist (b. 1911)

2007-10-18 - Lucky Dube

Lucky Dube, South African musician (b. 1964)

2008-10-18 - Dee Dee Warwick

Dee Dee Warwick, American soul singer (b. 1945)