American musicians died at 52

Here are 13 famous musicians from United States of America died at 52:

Vachel Lindsay

Vachel Lindsay (November 10, 1879 Springfield-December 5, 1931 Springfield) also known as Prairie Troubador was an American poet. He had one child, Susan Doniphan Lindsay.

He died in suicide.

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Frank Zappa

Frank Zappa (December 21, 1940 Baltimore-December 4, 1993 Los Angeles) also known as Frank Vincent Zappa, Zappa or the Mothers of invention was an American songwriter, musician, record producer, composer, conductor and businessperson. He had four children, Dweezil Zappa, Ahmet Zappa, Moon Zappa and Diva Zappa.

His most important albums: Lumpy Gravy, Hot Rats, Chunga’s Revenge, Waka/Jawaka, Zoot Allures, Zappa in New York, Studio Tan, Sleep Dirt, Sheik Yerbouti and Orchestral Favorites. Genres: Rock music, Jazz, Experimental rock, Experimental music, Avant-garde, Avant-garde music, Progressive rock, Jazz fusion, Computer music, Heavy metal, Art rock, Blues and Comedy rock.

He died in prostate cancer.

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Stanford White

Stanford White (November 9, 1853 New York City-June 25, 1906 Manhattan) was an American architect. He had one child, Samuel G. White.

He died as a result of murder.

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G. David Low

G. David Low (February 19, 1956 Cleveland-March 15, 2008 Reston) was an American engineer and astronaut.

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Michael Dorris

Michael Dorris (January 30, 1945 Louisville-April 10, 1997 Concord) also known as Michael Anthony Dorris or Milou North was an American writer and novelist.

He died as a result of suicide.

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Asia Booth

Asia Booth (November 19, 1835 Baltimore-May 16, 1888) was an American personality. Her children are Creston Clarke and Wilfred Clarke.

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Caitlin Clarke

Caitlin Clarke (May 3, 1952 Pittsburgh-September 9, 2004 Sewickley) a.k.a. Catherine Ann Clarke, Caitlin Clark, Celia McGuire or Katherine Anne Clarke was an American actor and instructor.

She died in ovarian cancer.

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Emanuel Leutze

Emanuel Leutze (May 24, 1816 Schwäbisch Gmünd-July 18, 1868 Washington, D.C.) also known as Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze was an American painter, artist and visual artist.

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Gary Kildall

Gary Kildall (May 19, 1942 Seattle-July 11, 1994 Monterey) was an American programmer, entrepreneur, businessperson and computer scientist. His child is Scott Kildall.

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Paul Desmond

Paul Desmond (November 25, 1924 San Francisco-May 30, 1977 Manhattan) also known as Desmond, Paul was an American composer.

Discography: The Best Of Paul Desmond, The Best of the Complete Paul Desmond RCA Victor Recordings Featuring Jim Hall, Bossa Antigua (feat. Jim Hall), Cool Imagination, Desmond Blue, Easy Living, Feeling Blue, From the Hot Afternoon, Skylark and Take Ten. Genres: West Coast jazz, Cool jazz and Mainstream jazz.

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Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison (April 23, 1936 Vernon-December 6, 1988 Hendersonville) also known as Roy Orbsion, Roy Orbinson, Roy Orbisson, Ray Orbison, Roy Kelton Orbison, Orbison, Roy, The Big O, The Voice or the Caruso of Rock was an American singer, musician, songwriter, guitarist, actor and composer. He had three children, Wesley Orbison, Roy Kelton Orbison and Alexander Orbison.

His albums: Lonely and Blue, Crying, In Dreams, It's Over / Indian Wedding, Regeneration, Laminar Flow, Definitive Collection, Mystery Girl, A Black and White Night Live and Love Songs. His related genres: Pop music, Rock music, Country, Pop rock, Rockabilly, Country pop, Rock and roll and Americana.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Wendell Willkie

Wendell Willkie (February 18, 1892 Elwood-October 8, 1944 New York City) a.k.a. Wendell L. Willkie was an American lawyer. He had one child, Philip Willkie.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Grace Kelly

Grace Kelly (November 12, 1929 Philadelphia-September 14, 1982 Monaco) also known as Grace Patricia Kelly, H.S.H. Princess Grace, Princess Grace, Princess Grace of Monaco, Fürstin Gracia Patricia, Fürstin Gracia Patricia von Monaco, Fürstin Gracia Patriciá von Monaco, Graciebird, Gracie, Princess Gracia, Princess of Monaco, Her Serene Highness, Princess Consort of Monaco, Grace P. Kelly, Miss Grace Patricia Kelly or Her Serene Highness The Princess of Monaco was an American fashion model, crown princess and actor. She had three children, Caroline, Princess of Hanover, Albert II, Prince of Monaco and Princess Stéphanie of Monaco.

She died as a result of stroke.

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