British music stars died at age 79

Here are 26 famous musicians from United Kingdom died at 79:

Karl Pearson

Karl Pearson (March 27, 1857 Islington-April 27, 1936 Capel) was a British statistician, mathematician, writer and lawyer. He had one child, Egon Pearson.

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Abram Samoilovitch Besicovitch

Abram Samoilovitch Besicovitch (January 23, 1891 Berdyansk-November 2, 1970 Cambridge) was a British scientist and mathematician.

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Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany

Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany (July 24, 1878 London-October 25, 1957 Dublin) a.k.a. Edward J. M. D. Plunkett, Lord Dunsany, Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett 18th Baron Dunsany or Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, Baron Dunsany was a British writer, novelist, poet and playwright.

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Elsie J. Oxenham

Elsie J. Oxenham (November 25, 1880 Southport-January 9, 1960 Worthing) a.k.a. Elsie Oxenham or Elsie Jeanette Dunkerley was a British writer.

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Anthony Eden

Anthony Eden (June 12, 1897 Windlestone Hall-January 14, 1977 Alvediston) also known as Sir Anthony Eden, 初代エイヴォン伯 or 初代エイヴォン伯 ロバート・アンソニー・イーデン was a British politician. His children are Nicholas Eden, 2nd Earl of Avon, Simon Eden, Robert Eden and Peter Fraser, Baron Fraser of Carmyllie.

He died as a result of liver tumour.

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Aga Khan III

Aga Khan III (November 2, 1877 Karachi-July 11, 1957) a.k.a. Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah or Sultan Muhammed Shah was a British personality. He had three children, Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, Prince Aly Khan and Prince Giuseppe Mahdi Aga Khan.

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Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma

Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (June 25, 1900 Windsor-August 27, 1979 Sligo) a.k.a. Lord Mountbatten, Earl Mountbatten of Burma K.G., Earl Mountbatten, Admiral Lord Mountbatten, Admiral of the Fleet The Earl Mountbatten of Burma K.G. 1900-1979, Lord Louis Mountbatten, Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Battenberg, Admiral the Earl Mountbatten of Burma or Dickie was a British politician. His children are Lady Pamela Hicks and Patricia Knatchbull, 2nd Countess Mountbatten of Burma.

He died as a result of assassination.

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Mary Elizabeth Braddon

Mary Elizabeth Braddon (October 4, 1835 London-February 4, 1915) a.k.a. Mary E. Braddon or M. E. Braddon was a British novelist. She had one child, W. B. Maxwell.

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John Herschel

John Herschel (March 7, 1792 Slough-May 11, 1871 Hawkhurst) a.k.a. Sir John Frederick William Herschel, John Frederick William Herschel, John F. W. Herschel or John F Herschel was a British scientist, astronomer, inventor, mathematician and chemist. His children are called Sir William Herschel, 2nd Baronet, Isabella Herschel, Maria Sophie Herschel, Amelia Herschel, Caroline Emilia Mary Herschel, Alexander Stewart Herschel, Margaret Louisa Herschel, Francisca Herschel, Constance Ann Herschel, Matilda Rose Herschel, Julia Mary Herschel and John Herschel the Younger.

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William Harvey

William Harvey (April 1, 1578 Folkestone-June 3, 1657 Roehampton) was a British physician and scientist.

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Harold Wilson

Harold Wilson (March 11, 1916 Huddersfield-May 24, 1995 Lambeth) a.k.a. ジェームズ・ハロルド・ウィルソン, Sir Harold Wilson, James Harold Wilson, Lord Wilson of Rievaulx, PM Harold Wilson, Rt. Hon. Harold Wilson, Wislon, James Harold Wilson, Baron Wilson of Rievaulx, James Harold Wilson, Baron Wilson of Rievaulx, KG, OBE, FRS, FSS, PC or The Right Honourable The Lord Wilson of Rievaulx KG OBE FRS FSS PC was a British statistician, politician, educator, teacher and author. He had two children, Robin Wilson and Giles Wilson.

He died in colorectal cancer.

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Peter Scott

Peter Scott (September 14, 1909 London-August 29, 1989 Bristol) also known as Peter Markham Scott or Sir Peter Scott was a British presenter, sailor, military officer, conservationist and painter.

He died as a result of cardiac arrest.

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Edgar F. Codd

Edgar F. Codd (August 19, 1923 Isle of Portland-April 18, 2003 Williams Island) also known as Edgar Frank Codd, Ted Codd or Edgar Frank "Ted" Codd was a British computer scientist.

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Edward Hodges Baily

Edward Hodges Baily (March 10, 1788 Bristol-May 22, 1867 London) was a British personality.

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Arthur Wing Pinero

Arthur Wing Pinero (May 24, 1855 London-November 23, 1934 London) also known as Arthur Pinero, Enfante Terrible of the Nineties, Sir Arthur Pinero, Arthur W. Pinero, Sir Arthur Wing Pinero or Pinero was a British librettist, screenwriter, playwright and actor.

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Francis Younghusband

Francis Younghusband (May 31, 1863 Murree-July 31, 1942 Lytchett Minster and Upton) otherwise known as Sir Younghusband, Francis Edward Sir Younghusband or Sir Francis was a British personality. He had one child, Eileen Younghusband.

He died as a result of stroke.

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John Cleland

John Cleland (September 24, 1709 Kingston upon Thames-January 23, 1789 London) was a British writer and novelist.

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Alan Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke

Alan Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke (July 23, 1883 Bagnères-de-Bigorre-June 17, 1963 Hartley Wintney) also known as Alan Francis Brooke, Field Marshal Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscount Alanbrooke, Brookie, Colonel Shrapnel or Sir Alan Brooke was a British personality. He had four children, Kathleen Brooke, Rosemary Brooke, Thomas Brooke, 2nd Viscount Alanbrooke and Alan Brooke, 3rd Viscount Alanbrooke.

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Duncan Sandys

Duncan Sandys (January 24, 1908 London-November 26, 1987) was a British politician and diplomat. He had four children, Laura Sandys, Edwina Sandys, Julian Sandys and Celia Sandys.

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Arthur Symons

Arthur Symons (February 28, 1865 Milford Haven-January 22, 1945) was a British personality.

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Max Black

Max Black (February 24, 1909 Baku-August 27, 1988 Ithaca) was a British philosopher.

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William Slim, 1st Viscount Slim

William Slim, 1st Viscount Slim (August 6, 1891 Bishopston, Bristol-December 14, 1970 London) also known as Sir William Slim or William Joseph Slim was a British personality.

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John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher

John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher (January 25, 1841 Ramboda-July 10, 1920 Kilverstone) was a British personality.

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William Bell Scott

William Bell Scott (September 12, 1811 Edinburgh-November 22, 1890) was a British artist and visual artist.

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Alan Davidson

Alan Davidson (March 30, 1924 Derry-December 2, 2003) was a British personality.

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Robert Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala

Robert Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala (December 6, 1810 Colombo-January 14, 1890 London) was a British personality.

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