1903-12-06 - Frederick Grant Gleason

Frederick Grant Gleason, composer, dies at 54

1920-12-06 - Karel Kovarovic

Karel Kovarovic, composer, dies at 57

1933-12-06 - Auguste Chapuis

Auguste Chapuis, composer, dies at 75

1943-12-06 - Hermann Lohr

Hermann Lohr, composer, dies at 72

1946-12-06 - Maximilian Oseyevich Shteynberg

Maximilian Oseyevich Shteynberg, composer, dies at 63

1949-12-06 - Lead Belly

Lead Belly, [Huddie William Ledbetter], blues singer, dies at 64

1958-12-06 - Erwin Bodky

Erwin Bodky, composer, dies at 62

1966-12-06 - Hermann Heiss

Hermann Heiss, composer, dies at 68

1971-12-06 - Hugo Godron

Hugo Godron, composer, dies at 71

1973-12-06 - Justus Hermann Wetzel

Justus Hermann Wetzel, composer, dies at 94

1983-12-06 - Lucienne Boyer

Lucienne Boyer, French singer (b. 1903)

1988-12-06 - Bill Harris

Bill Harris, US guitarist (Clovers-Love Potion No 9), dies at 63

1988-12-06 - Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison, singer (Pretty Woman), dies of massive heart attack at 52

1989-12-06 - Sammy Fain

Sammy Fain, composer, dies at 87

1991-12-06 - Headman Tshabalala

Headman Tshabalala, South Afr singer (Ladysmith Black Mambazo), dies