Special Report

30 Famous People Who Died From COVID

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Adam Schlesinger
> Known as: Rock musician & songwriter (Fountains of Wayne)
> Date of death: April 1, 2020
> Place of death: Poughkeepsie, NY
> Age at death: 52

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Ellis Marsalis Jr.
> Known as: Jazz pianist; father of Wynton, Branford, et al.
> Date of death: April 1, 2020
> Place of death: New Orleans, LA
> Age at death: 85

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John “Bucky” Pizzarelli
> Known as: Jazz guitarist; band member on “The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson”
> Date of death: April 1, 2020
> Place of death: Saddle River, NJ
> Age at death: 94

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Allen Garfield (Allen Goorwitz)
> Known as: Actor (“Nashville”)
> Date of death: April 7, 2020
> Place of death: Woodland Hills, CA
> Age at death: 80

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John Prine
> Known as: Country-folk singer-songwriter (“Angel from Montgomery”)
> Date of death: April 7, 2020
> Place of death: Nashville, TN
> Age at death: 73

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