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Number of records is 192

ID Surname Forenames Birthplace Date of Birth Comments Where died Date of Death Ref
33330 (Young) (Lester (Willis) [Pres; Prez]) Woodville, S.W.MS 1909-08-27 jazz saxophonist & clarinettist; possibly composer New York City 1959.05.15  
38531 Yaichov Dmitri ? 1919   ? 1995  
33234 Yakhin [Yaxin] Rustem [Röstäm] Mukhamet-Khazeyevich Kazan' 1921-08-16   ? 1993  
33235 Yakovliev Mikhail Luk’yanovich Moscow 1798-09-19   St Petersburg 1868-01-04  
47012 Yakub Roman Vinnytsia, Ukr. 1958        
33236 Yakushenko Igor’ Vasil’yevich Moscow 1932-04-15   ? 1999  
33237 Yamada Kazuo Tokyo 1912-10-19   Kanagawa, north Yokohama 1991-08-13  
33238 Yamada Kosaku [Kóscak] Tokyo 1886-06-09   Tokyo 1965-12-29  
33239 Yamaguchi Motofumi (Ibaraki pref., Kanto reg.), nr n.e.Tokyo 1954-11-07        
33240 Yamakoshi Brian Seiji Chicago 1957.12.29        
38532 Yamamoto Hozan Otsu, Shiga prefecture, W.cent.Honshu, Japan, S.W.Lake Biwa, nr Kyoto 1937-10-06        
33241 Yamashita Yosuke Tokyo 1942-02-26        
33242 Yamash’ta [orig. Yamashita] Stomu [orig. Tsutomu] Kyoto 1947-03-15        
33243 Yampilov Baudorzha Bazarovich Bulak, Buryat Auton. Rep. 2=15-9-1916   Ulan-Ude 1989-05-11  
33244 Yanagida Takayoshi Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan 1948-03-27        
33245 Yancey Jimmy [James Edwards] Chicago 1894.02.20   Chicago 1951-09-17  
33246 Yanchenko Oleg Grigor’yevich Moscow 1939-06-18   Moscow 2002.01.12  
33247 Yang Tianjie Changsha city, Hunan prov., S.China 1952-09-05        
33248 Yang Liqing   Qingmuguan, Sichuan, cent.S.W.China, nr n.w.Chenjiaqiaozhen, nr n.w.Chongqing 1942-04-30   Shanghai 2013.06.10  
33249 Yanguas (Francisco) Antonio Medinaceli, Soria prov., N.cent.Spain 1682-04-12   Salamanca 1753-10-27  
33250 Yannatos James New York 1929-03-13   Cambridge, MA 2011.10.19  
33251 Yannay Yehuda Timisoara, Rom. 1937-05-26        
33252 Yanni [orig. Chryssomallis] [orig. Yiannis] Kalamata, S.W.Peloponnese, Greece 1954.11.14        
44326 Yano Marco Aurelio São Paulo, Braz. 1963 oboe Conc. São Paulo 1991  
33254 Yanov-Yanovsky Dmitri Feliksovich Tashkent 1963-04-24        
33255 Yanov-Yanovsky Feliks Tashkent 1934-05-28        
33253 Yanovs’ky (Siegel) Borys Karlovych Moscow 19=31-12-1875   Kharkiv 1933-01-19  
33256 Yardumian Richard Philadelphia 1917-04-05   Bryn Athyn, Philadelphia 1985-08-15  
33257 Yared Gabriel Beirut 1949-10-07        
44126 Yarnley John William Swindon [regn. dist.] 1944.09.14   Cheltenham, Glos. 2003.09.18  
47060 Yaroslavenko Yaroslav Jaroslaw, Galicia, Aust.-Hung./now S.E.Pol., nr n.Przemysl, nr e.Rzeszów 1880.03.30   Lviv 1958.06.26  
33258 Yarovinsky Boris L’vovich Poltava 1922-03-11   ? 2000.12.29  
33259 Yarrow Reginald Herbert Richmond, Sy. 4/6-1874   London 1961-04-02  
38533 Yarrow Peter New York City 1938-05-31        
43469 Yarullin Farit (Tatarstan) 1914 killed in WW11 ? 1943  
33260 Yarwood Joseph Manchester 1829-05-06   Manchester 7/9-1892  
33261 Yashiro Akio Tokyo 1929-09-10   Yokohama 1976-04-09  
33262 Yasinitsky Gregory Walter San Francisco 1953-10-03        
33263 Yates Charles James Preston, Lancs. c.1819/20   Preston 1889-03-11  
33264 Yates Martin London 1958-07-01        
33265 Yates Neil Stockport 1970-09-28        
33266 Yatsevich Yury Mikhailovich Poltava 1901-11-05   ? (after 1956)  
47061 Yatsynevych Yakiv Mikhaylovych Bila Tserkva, Ukr. 1869 also conductor Kropotkin, Caucasus reg., Russia, nr n.e.Krasnodar 1945  
33267 Yatuhasi [Yatsuhashi] Kengyo Kyoto, S.Honshu, Japan 1614   Kyoto 1685.07.13  
47662 Yavelow Christopher Cambridge, MA 1950.06.14        
33268 Yavorsky Boleslav Leopol’dovich Kharkov 10=22-6-1877   Saratov 1942-11-26  
43470 Yaxin [Yakhin] Rostam [Rustem Mukhamet-Khazeyevich] (Tatarstan) 1921   ? 1993  
30797 Überlée Adelbert Berlin 1837-06-27   Charlottenburg 1897-03-15  
33269 Ycart [Hycart; Icart] Bernat [Bernardus] ?Tarragona; or Tortosa, Catalonia   fl.c.1470-80, Naples. A papal provision described him as a "clericus" from the diocese of Tortosa, 1478.10.27. Admitted to the chapel of Ferrante I of Naples, as recorded in the register of the names of his singers, 1480.10.25      
33291 Ye Xiaogang   Guangzhou [form.Canton], S.China, nr n.w.Hong Kong 1955-09-23        
41425 Yeabsley Richard Henry William Aldershot 7/9.1858 died aged ?88 Manchester 1945.11.11  
33270 Yearsley Claude Blakesley L. Sutton Bonington, Notts. 7/9-1885   Gibraltar 1961-11-10  
46508 Yearwood Kathleen Calgary 1958        
33271 Yeatman Morgan Edward Mortlake, Sy. 1851-08-08   Buckingham 1929-11-17  
38534 Yeats Marc K. Camberwell [regn. dist.] , south London 7/9.1962 fl.2016, ?Crewkerne [area], S.Som., nr s.w.Yeovil      
41423 Yeats George Francis W. Barnet, Herts. 7/9.1882 died aged ?72 Wincanton [regn.dist.], Som. 1954  
47663 Yedid Yitzhak Jerusalem 1971.09.29 also pianist; now also Australian      
38526 Yedidia Ronn Tel Aviv 1960        
33272 Yefimov Yury Pavlovich Petrograd 1923-07-22        
33273 Yeghiazarian [Egiazarian] Grigor Yeghiai Blur [village], Surmalin dist., [form.Yerevan pr., Armenia], Turkey 25-11=8-12-1908   Yerevan, Armenia 1988-11-04  
33274 Yekimovsky [Ekimovski] Viktor Alekseyevich Moscow 1947-09-12        
33275 Yekta [Bey] Rauf Aksaray, pt.Fatih dist., west central Constantinople/now Istanbul 1871.03.27   Istanbul 1935-01-08  
33277 Yellin Victor Fell Boston, MA 1924-12-14   New York City 2005.10.24  
36473 Yelvington [Parsons] Gladys [orig. Elizabeth] Elwood, Madison co., N.E.cent.IN, nr Anderson, nr Indianapolis 1891-11-29   ?Gary, N.W.IN 1957-02-00  
33276 Yel’cheva Irina Mikhaylovna Leningrad 1926-11-28        
33278 Yen Wen-hsiung   Tainan, Taiwan 1934-06-26        
33279 Yengalychev [Engalychev] Count Parfeny Nikolayevich ?(Russia) 30-1-1769 [or 1771]   ? 1829-07-06  
33280 Yeo William Stephen cent.London late 1826   Plymouth 7/9-1895  
41416 Yeo Frank Cory Swansea 1/3.1859   Putney, London 1935.12.28  
47664 Yeo Benjamin Singapore 1985        
41758 Yeo [née Barry] Katherine Emily London 1883.02.11   Eastbourne, Sx. 1922.10.24  
33281 Yeoh Nikki [Nicola Beng Ean] London 1973-05-23        
33282 Yeomans John Wilfrid Warner Audley, Staffs., nr Newcastle-under-Lyme 1882-08-19   (Claro dist.), North Yks., [?nr Harrogate] 1/3-1975  
33283 Yepes Antonio Toledo, Spain 1910-02-12   Buenos Aires 2001-08-16  
33284 Yepes Narciso (García) Lorca, S.E.Spain, nr Murcia, nr Cartagena 1927-11-14   Murcia [city] 1997-05-03  
33285 Yerkanian Yervand Vahani Leninakan/now Gyumri, N.W.Armenia 1951-11-05        
33287 Yerzakovich Boris Girshevich Akmolinsk/[form. Tselinograd]/now Aqmola, N.cent.Kazakhstan 1908-05-30   ? ?  
33288 Yeston Maury Jersey City, NJ 1945-10-23        
33289 Yevlakhov [?Evlakhov] Orest Aleksandrovich Warsaw 4=17-1-1912   Leningrad 1973-12-15  
33290 Yevseyev Sergey Vasil’yevich Moscow 13=25-1-1894   Moscow 1956-03-16  
38574 Yi Si-Hyun ?Seoul, [South] Korea 1970        
38592 Yi Jianquan   ?Canton, now Guangzhou, China 1896   ? 1971  
33293 Yi Manbang; or Manbang Yi]   Koch'ang, S.W.South Korea, nr Chongju 1945-12-01        
33294 Yi Sanggyu   (Kyonggi prov.), cent.Korea 1944-10-06        
33295 Yi Sung-chun [Yi Songch’on]   (North Hamgyong prov.), North Korea 1936-05-28   Seoul, South Korea 2003.09.00  
47341 Yi-Qiang Sun (?S.)China) 1945/46 "The Dance of Spring", for piano      
33292 Yim Jay Alan St Louis, MO 1958-04-24        
38535 Yin Chengzong Gulangyu is., nr Xiamen is., opp. Xiamen [city] [form. Amoy], Fujian prov., S.E.China 1941        
38527 Yiu Raymond Hong Kong 1973 Sym. for countertenor & orch.      
38536 Ymana [Imana] Clemente ?(La Rioja [reg.]), N.cent.Spain   fl.1678, Valladolid      
30845 Ün Ekrem Zeki Istanbul 1910-11-23   Dublin 1987-03-24  
34267 Yoakam Dwight (David) Pikeville, E.KY, 'nr' s.w.Charleston 1956-10-23        
38537 Yocoh Yuquijiro (Japan) 1925        
33296 Yoder Paul V(an Buskirk) Tacoma, W.cent.WA 1908-10-08   Hendersonville, W.NC, nr Asheville 1990-04-04  
44280 Yolland John Sanders Brixham, Devon 1921.12.04   Brixham 2014.09.03  
33297 Yon Pietro Alessandro Settimo Vittone, nr Turin 1886-08-08   Huntington, Long Is., NY 1943-11-22  
33298 Yonge John Francis Duke Antony, Cornw. c.1814   Liskeard, Cornw. 1879-12-25  
41417 Yonge Henry Jacob Belfast c.1835/36 died aged 77 Bedford [regn.dist.] 1/3.1913  
33299 Yorish [Iorish] Vladimir Yakovlevich Yekaterinoslav/now Dnipropetrovsk, E.Ukr. 13=25-11-1899   Kiev 1945-06-21  
33300 York David Stanley West Hartford, adj.Hartford, N.CT 1920-06-25   Pompano Beach, FL, nr n.Fort Lauderdale 2010.01.16  
38538 York Andrew ?Woodbridge, N.VA, nr Alexandria [opp.Washington, DC] 1958        
38539 York Wes Portland, ME 1949        
33301 York [née Fitch] Eva Rose (W.Ontario), Canada 1858-12-22 fl.c.1885, ON; 1887, (Iowa state); 1890-c.1935, Toronto ? after 1935  
33901 Yorke Thom ?(England) 1968-10-07 principal songwriter of Radiohead      
33302 Yorke Peter London 1902-12-04   London 1966.02.10  
41421 Yorke Robert Fitzrichard Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scot. c.1859 lived Witney, Oxon.; died aged 83 Oxford 1942.08.06  
38629 Yorkston [orig. Wright] James [orig. James Patrick Yorkston] Kingsbarns, E.Fife, E.Scotland, nr St Andrews 1971.12.21 songwriter      
38528 Yoshihide Otomo Yokohama 1959-08-01        
47665 Yoshikawa Yoichiro Sakaide, Kagawa pref., Shikoku [is.], S.W.Japan, nr w.Takamatsu 1957.10.08        
33303 Yoshimatsu Takashi Tokyo 1953.03.18        
47666 Yoshimori Makoto Hiroshima 1969 also pianist      
33304 Yoshizawa Masakazu Kawai, pt.Hida, Yoshiki dist., Gifu pref., N.W.Honshu, cent.Japan, nr n.n.w.Takayama, 'nr' n.n.e.Nagoya 1950-09-10   San Gabriel, S.W.CA, nr e.n.e.Los Angeles 2007-10-24  
39664 Yossifov Aleksandar Sofia 1940-08-12        
33305 Yost Michèl Paris 1754   Paris 1786-07-05  
41418 Youds Henry Liverpool 10/12.1855   Birkenhead [regn.dist.] 7/9.1910  
33306 Youens William High Wycombe 1834   High Wycombe 1911-10-17  
33307 Youens William George Stepney, east London c.1831/32   London 1/3-1887  
41419 Youens John Walter Dalston, London 4/6.1855   Leytonstone, Essex 1925.01.24  
41424 Yould Arthur Frodsham, Ches. 10/12.1882 lived Reading; died aged 82 Goring, Oxon. 1965.10.09  
33308 Youll [Youell] Henry Diss, Nk. bapt-?27-12-1573 fl.1593-1608, Cambridge; Eye, Sk. Cambridge ?1661  
33309 Youmans Vincent (Miller) New York 1898-09-27   Denver, CO 1946-04-05  
33310 Young Alexander Bell Filson Ballyeaston, adj.Ballyclare, cent.S.E.co.Antrim, Ire., nr Newtonabbey, nr Belfast 1876-06-05   London 1938-04-19  
33311 Young Alfred Edward Yiewsley, Mx. 1/3-1900   ? 1975-01-20  
33312 Young Anthony ?London c.1685 fl.fr.1707, London London buried 8-5-1747  
33313 Young Arthur Wilson Colthard Edinburgh 1904   Sydney, Australia 1965-07-15  
33314 Young Charles [i] London [bapt-] 11-2-1683   London 1758-12-12  
33315 Young Christopher Red Bank, NJ 1957-04-28        
33316 Young Dalhousie James (India) 1866-11-23   Hove 1921-06-13  
33317 Young David (Anthony) [Dave] Winnipeg 1940-01-29        
33318 Young Douglas London 1947-06-18        
33319 Young Edward Southwark, London 1799.12.29   Clifton, Bristol 1890-12-16  
33320 Young Francis Stuart Barnsbury, west Islington, north London 1/3-1867   North Weald (Bassett), S.W.Ex., nr Epping 1948-07-30  
33321 Young Gayle St Catherines, PQ/now S.ON, nr Niagara Falls 1950-03-22        
33322 Young George Coleman Crewe, Ches. 1877.12.00   Wimbledon, London 1931-01-11  
33323 Young Gordon Ellsworth McPherson, cent.KS 1919.10.01 or 15 "4 Pieces in form of a Suite", for organ St Clair Shores, S.E.MI, W.Lake St Clair, nr n.e.Detroit 1998-10-02  
33324 Young Harriet Maitland Rio de Janeiro 1840.06.27 baptd.   London 1923-10-12  
33325 Young John Edgar Harrington Edinburgh c.1834; or c.1838   London 1902-02-14  
33326 Young John Matthew Wilson Durham 1822-12-17   West Norwood, south London 1897-03-04  
33328 Young La Monte (Thornton) Bern, S.E.ID, nr n.w.Montpelier, nr N.Bear Lake 1935-10-14        
33329 Young Leonard Edward Stephen ? ?   Tonbridge 1991-01-26  
33331 Young Neil (Percival) Toronto 1945-11-12        
33332 Young Percy M(arshall) Northwich, Ches. 1912-05-17   York 2004-05-09  
33333 Young "Trummy" [James Osborne] Savannah, S.E.GA 1912-01-12   San Jose, W.CA, nr s.e.San Carlos, nr s.s.e.San Francisco 1984-09-10  
33334 Young Victor [i] Bristol, N.E.TN 1889-04-09   Ossining, NY 1968-09-02  
33335 Young Victor [ii] Chicago 1900-08-08   Palm Springs, CA 1956.11.10  
34268 Young Faron Shreveport, LA 1932-02-25   Nashville, TN 1996.12.10  
34269 Young Steve Newnan, W.GA, nr s.w.Atlanta 1942-07-12 grew up in Alabama      
38529 Young Tom (England) 1979        
38610 Young Kenneth Invercargill, South Isld., N.Z. 1955.11.11        
41420 Young Alvar Benjamin Bristol 1/3.1869 lived Hessle, nr Hull Hull, East Yks. 1959.12.03  
41422 Young William James Durham c.1835 died aged 78 Heaton Moor, Stockport, Ches. 1913.05.02  
43724 Young Derek Lawson West Bromwich [regn. dist.] 1929.07.12   Cambridge 2002.11.12  
45416 Young Toby ?London c.1990        
46727 Young John Christchurch, N.Z. 1962.03.04 now lives in Leicester, U.K.      
47181 Young Reynaldo London 1966 Uruguayan composer, guitarist & teacher based in London      
47302 Young Katherine     lives in Manchester; electro-acoustic composer, also bassoonist; "Bow Breath Crow"      
47667 Young James V. Chicago 1949.11.14 songwriter & guitarist      
47668 Young James ?(U.K.) ?c.1982 fl.fr.1996, (England); also pianist      
33336 Young [Joungh] William (England) ?c.1610 fl.fr.1652, (Neths.); Innsbruck; (Italy) Innsbruck 1662-04-23  
33327 Young [née Carson] [Mrs.] Joyce Madras/now Chennai, S.E.India 1899-05-18   ?Tring, W.Herts. 1986  
33337 Youngman Ronald George Westhampnett, Sx. 1906-05-07   Worthing 2000-02-00  
38530 Youssef Dhafer Tébourba, N.Tunisia, nr Tunis 1967-11-19        
45467 Ypres Smith Philip [Phil] ?(U.K.) 1962,02.25 fl. Edgbaston, Birmingham      
33338 Ysaÿe Eugène (-Auguste) Liège 1858-07-16   Brussels 1931-05-12  
33339 Ysaÿe Théophile (Antoine) Verviers, Belg. 1865-03-02   Nice 1918-03-24  
33340 Ysoré [Isoré] Guillaume   early c16 fl.fr.1522, Paris Paris 1563-03-11  
33341 Yttrehus Rolv (Berger) Duluth 1926-03-12        
33342 Yu [orig. Yu Jing-Jun] Julian Beijing, China 1957-09-02        
38540 Yuan-Lin Chen   Guiyáng, cent.Guizhou prov., S.W.China 1957-08-30        
33343 Yuasa Joji Koriyama, N.Honshu, Japan 1929-08-12        
33344 Yudakov Solomon [Sulieman] Aleksandrovich Kokand [Quqon], E.Uzbekistan, 'nr' w.n.w.Fergana, nr s.Namangan 2=14-4-1916   Tashkent, S.Kazakhstan 1990  
46728 Yudane Wayan (Gde) ?(Bali) isld., Indonesia 1964 now lives in New Zealand; also gangsa player      
33345 Yudego Gregorio ?Burgos, Spain c.1760 or soon after   Vitoria, N.Spain 1824-10-04  
33346 Yudin Gavriil Yakovlevich Vitebsk 30-5=12-6-1905   Moscow 1991.10.05  
33347 Yudin [Youdin] Mikhail Alekseyevich St Petersburg 1893-09-29   Kazan City, Tatarstan 1948-02-08  
44375 Yudo Luiz Henrique (Brazil) 1962        
33348 Yuferov [Youferoff] Sergey Vladimirovich Odessa 1865 fl.1906, (Switzerland) ?(Switz.) after 1905  
33349 Yuhas Dan (Hungary) 1947-08-16        
33350 Yukechev Yury Pavlovich Mukachevo, S.W.Ukr. 1947.01.01        
43472 Yukechev Yuri Pavlovich Mukachevo, Ukr. 1947.?01.?01        
33351 Yun Isang Duk San, San Chun Gun, Tongyong [Chung Mu], South Korea 1917-09-17   Berlin 1995-11-03  
33352 Yupanqui [Chavero Aramburu] Atahualpa [Héctor Roberto] Pergamino, N.Buenos Aires prov., Arg. 1908-01-31   Nîmes, Gard dépt., S.France 1992-05-23  
33353 Yurasovsky Aleksandr Ivanovich Mishkovo 1890-06-15   (Orel/Oryol dist.), S.W.Euro.Russia 1922-01-31  
47034 Yurina Ludmila Uzyn, cent.Ukr., Bila Tserkva dist., Kiev obl., nr [outer] e.Bila Tserkva 1962.01.16 also pianist      
33354 Yurovsky [Jurovsky] Vladimir Mihailovych Tarashcha, Kiev obl., cent.Ukr., nr s.e.Bila Tserkva 1915.03.20 [n.s.] born 1915.03.07 [old style] Moscow 1972-01-26  
33355 Yuste Moreno Miguel Alcalá del Valle, Cadiz prov., Andalusia, S.W.Spain, nr Olvera, nr Ronda, nr Málaga 1870-06-20   Madrid 1947-04-00  
44362 Yusuf Kemal Enfield, Middx./north London 1989 Psalm 91      
33356 Yusupov [Prince] Nikolay Borisovich St Petersburg 12=24.10.1827   Baden-Baden 19=31-7-1891  
38588 Yusupov Benjamin Dushanbe, Tajikstan 1962-11-22        
41971 Yusupova Iraida Ashgabat, Turkmenistan 1962.02.20        
43473 Yuta [orig. Syomina] [orig. Anna Vladimirovna] Sverdlovsk 1979.06.20 also singer & actress      
33357 Yvain [ps. Sautreuil] Maurice Pierre Paul [ps. Jean] Paris 1891-02-12   Suresnes, Paris 1965-07-28