1951-09-17 - Jimmy Yancey

Jimmy Yancey, American pianist (b. 1898)

1953-09-17 - Henry Holden Huss

Henry Holden Huss, composer, dies at 91

1960-09-17 - Jose Sancho Marraco

Jose Sancho Marraco, composer, dies at 81

1973-09-17 - Hugo Winterhalter

Hugo Winterhalter, composer, dies at 63

1979-09-17 - Miloslav Kabelac

Miloslav Kabelac, composer, dies at 71

1982-09-17 - Manos Loïzos

Manos Loïzos, Greek composer (b. 1937)

1991-09-17 - Zino Francescatti

Zino Francescatti, French violinist (b. 1902)

1994-09-17 - John DeLaFose

John DeLaFose, zydeco musician, dies at 55

1996-09-17 - Jessie "Ooh Poo Pah Doo" Hill

Jessie "Ooh Poo Pah Doo" Hill, jazz musician, dies at 63

1999-09-17 - Frankie Vaughan

Frankie Vaughan, British singer (b. 1928)

2005-09-17 - Alfred Reed

Alfred Reed, American composer (b. 1921)