1969-02-23 - Joseph Messner

Joseph Messner, composer, dies at 75

1972-02-23 - Michael Taube

Michael Taube, composer, dies at 81

1974-02-23 - Harry Ruby

Harry Ruby, American composer and writer (b. 1895)

1983-02-23 - Adrian Boult

Adrian Boult, conductor, dies

1995-02-23 - David Melvin English Franklin

David Melvin English Franklin, singer, dies at 52

1996-02-23 - George Alan Dawson

George Alan Dawson, jazz drummer/teacher, dies at 66

1997-02-23 - Tony Williams

Tony Williams, jazz musician, dies at 51

2000-02-23 - Ofra Haza

Ofra Haza, Israeli singer (b. 1957)

2003-02-23 - Howie Epstein

Howie Epstein, American bass guitarist (Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers) (b. 1955)

2004-02-23 - Carl Anderson

Carl Anderson, American singer (b. 1945)

2004-02-23 - Don Cornell

Don Cornell, American singer (b. 1919)

2007-02-23 - Donnie Brooks

Donnie Brooks, American singer (b. 1936)