American musicians died at 70

Here are 24 famous musicians from United States of America died at 70:

Freddie Hubbard

Freddie Hubbard (April 7, 1938 Indianapolis-December 29, 2008 Sherman Oaks) a.k.a. Freddy Hubbard, Fredrick Dewayne Hubbard, Hubbard, Freddie or Freddie Hubbard and Friends was an American musician, bandleader, trumpeter and composer.

Related albums: Topsy, This Is Jazz, Priceless Jazz, Breaking Point, First Light, Hub-Tones, Keep Your Soul Together, Live From Concerts by the Sea, Open Sesame and Polar AC. His related genres: Jazz, Hard bop, Bebop and Post-bop.

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Harvey Pekar

Harvey Pekar (October 8, 1939 Cleveland-July 12, 2010 Cleveland Heights) also known as Harvey Lawrence Pekar was an American writer, cartoonist, author and actor. He had one child, Danielle Pekar.

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George Stevens

George Stevens (December 18, 1904 Oakland-March 8, 1975 Lancaster) a.k.a. The Indian, George Cooper Stevens, The Super Chief or George Stephens was an American film director, cinematographer, screenwriter, film producer and actor. He had one child, George Stevens Jr..

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Stanley Kubrick

Stanley Kubrick (July 26, 1928 Manhattan-March 7, 1999 St Albans) a.k.a. Stan Kubrick or Stanley Kubrik was an American film director, photographer, screenwriter, cinematographer, film producer, film editor and voice actor. His children are Vivian Kubrick, Anya Kubrick and Katharina Kubrick.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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John L. Finley

John L. Finley (December 22, 1935 Winchester-September 19, 2006 Memphis) also known as John Finley was an American astronaut.

He died in cancer.

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Raymond Chandler

Raymond Chandler (July 23, 1888 Chicago-March 26, 1959 La Jolla) also known as Raymond Thornton Chandler was an American writer, novelist, screenwriter and author.

He died caused by pneumonia.

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Jonathan Schell

Jonathan Schell (August 21, 1943 New York City-March 25, 2014 New York City) a.k.a. Jonathan Edward Schell was an American author and writer.

He died caused by cancer.

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Charles Herty

Charles Herty (December 4, 1867 Milledgeville-July 27, 1938 Savannah) was an American chemist.

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John D. MacDonald

John D. MacDonald (July 24, 1916 Sharon-December 28, 1986 Milwaukee) a.k.a. John Dann MacDonald, John Wade Farrell, Peter Reed, John Dann McDonald, John MacDonald or John D McDonald was an American writer and novelist.

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Charles Gordone

Charles Gordone (October 12, 1925 Cleveland-November 16, 1995 College Station) otherwise known as Charles Edward Gordone or Charles Edward Fleming was an American playwright, actor, film director, educator and film producer. He had four children, Stephen Gordon, Judy Ann Riser, Leah-Carla Gordone and David Brent Gordone.

He died caused by liver cancer.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert (June 18, 1942 Urbana-April 4, 2013 Chicago) a.k.a. Roger Joseph Ebert, Reinhold Timme, Ebert or R. Hyde was an American film critic, screenwriter, journalist, author, television producer, writer, critic, actor and film historian.

He died in thyroid cancer.

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Allen Ginsberg

Allen Ginsberg (June 3, 1926 Newark-April 5, 1997 New York City) otherwise known as Alan Ginsberg, Irwin Allen Ginsberg, Rabbi Buddha Ginsburg, Rabbi Buddha Whitman or Rabbi Buddha Whitman/Ginsburg was an American writer, poet, actor, screenwriter, author, film score composer, teacher, photographer and musician.

His albums: First Blues, The Lion for Real, Holy Soul Jelly Roll: Poems and Songs 1949 - 1993, Meditation Rock, New York Blues: Rags, Ballads & Harmonium Songs, Holy Soul Jelly Roll Vol. 4: Ashes & Blues, September on Jessore Road / GrĂ¼ss Aus Wien, Wichita Vortex Sutra, Holy Soul and Jelly Roll and Cosmopolitan Greetings. Genres he performed include Spoken word.

He died caused by liver cancer.

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Jim Garrison

Jim Garrison (November 20, 1921 Denison-October 21, 1992 New Orleans) also known as Earling Carothers "Jim" Garrison, Judge Jim Garrison or Earling Carothers Garrison was an American lawyer, politician and judge. His children are called Jasper Garrison, Elizabeth Garrison, Snapper Garrison and Virginia Garrison.

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Ephraim Hanks

Ephraim Hanks (March 21, 1826 Madison Township-June 9, 1896) also known as Eph or Ephraim Knowlton Hanks was an American personality.

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Alfred Korzybski

Alfred Korzybski (July 3, 1879 Warsaw-March 1, 1950 Lakeville) was an American engineer, mathematician, philosopher and scientist.

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Al Capp

Al Capp (September 28, 1909 New Haven-November 5, 1979 South Hampton) a.k.a. Alfred Gerald Caplin was an American writer, cartoonist, artist, screenwriter and visual artist. His children are called Julie Ann Cairol, Catherine Jan Peirce and Colin Cameron Capp.

He died caused by emphysema.

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Dalton Trumbo

Dalton Trumbo (December 9, 1905 Montrose-September 10, 1976 Los Angeles) also known as Robert Rich, Robert Cole, Jack Davis or James Dalton Trumbo was an American novelist, screenwriter and writer. He had three children, Christopher Trumbo, Nikola Trumbo and Mitzi Trumbo.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Dennis Ritchie

Dennis Ritchie (September 9, 1941 Bronxville-October 12, 2011 Berkeley Heights) a.k.a. dmr or Dennis MacAlistair Ritchie was an American scientist and computer scientist.

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Emma Goldman

Emma Goldman (June 27, 1869 Kaunas-May 14, 1940 Toronto) was an American public speaker, writer and social activist.

She died as a result of stroke.

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Gilbert N. Lewis

Gilbert N. Lewis (October 23, 1875 Weymouth-March 23, 1946 Berkeley) also known as Gilbert Lewis was an American chemist.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Gene Roddenberry

Gene Roddenberry (August 19, 1921 El Paso-October 24, 1991 Santa Monica) also known as Robert Wesley, Eugene Wesley "Gene" Roddenberry, Great Bird of the Galaxy, Eugene Wesley Roddenberry, Roddenberry, Gene or The Great Bird of the Galaxy was an American television producer, writer, actor, futurist, pilot, screenwriter, police officer and film producer. He had three children, Darleen Anita Roddenberry-Bacha, Dawn Roddenberry Compton and Rod Roddenberry.

He died in cardiopulmonary arrest.

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Howard Hughes

Howard Hughes (December 24, 1905 Humble-April 5, 1976 Houston) a.k.a. Howard Robard Hughes, Jr., Sonny, The World's Greatest Womanizer, Howard R. Hughes or John T. Conover was an American entrepreneur, engineer, pilot, investor, film producer, film director, philanthropist and inventor.

He died as a result of renal failure.

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Nelson Rockefeller

Nelson Rockefeller (July 8, 1908 Bar Harbor-January 26, 1979 New York City) was an American politician. His children are called Michael Rockefeller, Rodman Rockefeller, Ann Rockefeller, Steven Clark Rockefeller, Mark Rockefeller and Nelson Rockefeller, Jr..

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Orson Welles

Orson Welles (May 6, 1915 Kenosha-October 10, 1985 Hollywood) a.k.a. George Orson Welles, O.W. Jeeves, G.O. Spelvin, Orson Wells or Welles was an American film director, film producer, screenwriter, actor, television director, playwright, film editor, theatre director, voice actor, radio personality, television producer, production designer, costume designer, writer and music arranger. His children are called Beatrice Welles, Rebecca Welles, Christopher Welles Feder and Michael Lindsay-Hogg.

His albums include I Know What It Is to Be Young, War of the Worlds (Collector's Edition), , , and .

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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