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The Graveside Service 2.0
with: Mr Harris
Saturday 14:00:00 - 15:00:00
The Graveside Service 2.0 is the show about dead celebrities! Each Saturday afternoon from 2-3:30 PM, your host Mr. Harris mark the death anniversaries of musicians, actors, authors, politicians and celebrities of every sort and ilk with music, information and good ol' fashioned fun. You may email the Graveside Service at gravesideservice@koop.org.

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Clara Barton  4/12/1912
Clara Barton - Country Joe McDonald

Rajkumar  4/12/2006
Aaja Aaja - Rajkumar

Franklin Delano Roosevelt  4/12/1945
Come Back FDR - Michael Brown
FDR in Trinidad - Ry Cooder
Thanks Mr. Roosevelt - George Formby
FDR Blues - Champion Jack Dupree
FDR - Fretz

Ritchie Cordell  4/13/2004
I Think We're Alone Now - Tommy James & The Shondells
I Think We're Alone Now - Tiffany

Abraham Lincoln  4/15/1865
Ballad of Abraham Lincoln - Glass Eye

Josephine Baker  4/12/1975
You're Driving Me Crazy - Josephine Baker
There's a Small Hotel - Josephine Baker

Milton Brown  4/18/1936
Beautiful Texas - Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies

Frank Bank  4/13/2013
Leave It To Beaver TV Show Theme Song

Joey Ramone  5/15/2001
Rockaway Beach - The Ramones

Charleton Heston  5/05/2008
Ghost of Charleton Heston - Echo Park Orchestra

Howard Hughes  4/05/1976
Howard Hughes - Frenzy
Howard Hughes Blues - Yonder Mountain String Band

Kurt Cobain  4/05/1994
Smells Like Teen Spirit - Vitamin String Quartet
Heart Shaped Box - Nirvana
Very Ape - Nirvana
Lithium - Vitamin String Quartet

Annette Funicello  4/08/2013
Tall Paul - Annette Funicello
Pineapple Princess - Annette Funicello

Margaret Thatcher  4/08/2013
The Day That Thatcher Dies - Hefner
She'll Have to Go - Simply Red
I'm in Love with Margaret Thatcher - British Collective

Gene Pitney  4/05/2006
Count the Days - Gene Pitney

Danny Rapp  4/05/1983
Rock & Roll is Here to Stay - Danny & The Juniors

Soeur Sourire/Jeanine Deckers aka The Singing Nun  3/29/1985
Dominique - The Singing Nun (Soeur Sourire)

Eleanor of Acquitane  4/01/1204
Suite from The Lion in Winter - John Barry

Paul Atkinson  4/01/2004
Gotta Get a Hold of Myself - The Zombies
She's Not There - The Zombies
Tell Her No - The Zombies

Joe Williams  3/29/1999
All Right, OK, You Win - Joe Williams
Teach Me Tonight - Joe Williams
Too Close For Comfort - Joe Williams

Marvin Gaye  4/01/1984
I'll Be Doggone - Marvin Gaye
How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) - Marvin Gaye
Too Busy Thinkin' Bout My Baby - Marvin Gaye
Ain't That Peculiar - Marvin Gaye

Martin Luther King, Jr.  4/04/1968
Farewell - Excerpts from Dr. King, Cedric & Victor Calwell

John King  4/03/2009
Sweet Lei Lehua Variations - John King

Louise the Blue Tick Hound  4/03/2009
Louise - Maurice Chevalier

Dorothy Fields  3/28/1974
The Way You Look Tonight - Fred Astaire
I'm in the Mood for Love - Louis Prima
Digga Digga Do - Sally Mayes
Exactly Like You - Carmen McCrae
Sunny Side of the Street - Willie Nelson

Paul Francis Webster  3/23/1984
Veni Vidi Vici - Dickie Valentine
Black Coffee - Patricia Kaas
Spider-Man - The Ramones
I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good) - Carly Simon
Secret Love - Tony Booth

Deke Richards  3/24/2013
Sugar Daddy - The Jackson Five
I Want You Back - The Jackson Five
The Love You Save - The Jackson Five
Love Child - The Supremes
ABC - Smooth Jazz All Stars

Julius Caesar  3/15/44 BC
Julius Caesar - The Mills Brothers
Caesar's Assassination - Alex North

Benny Martin  3/15/2001
Me and My Fiddle - Benny Martin
Will I Ever Be Happy Being Lonesome - Benny Martin
Lover of the Town - Benny Martin

Herman Stein  3/15/2007
The Mole People - Herman Stein
It Came From Outer Space - Henry Mancini

Jason Molina  3/16/2013
Montgomery - Magnolia Electric Company
Talk to Me Devil, Again - Magnolia Electric Company
Memphis Moon - Magnolia Electric Company

Lester Young  3/15/1959
Afternoon of a Basie Ite - Lester Young
Body and Soul - King Cole Trio

H.P. Lovecraft  3/15/1937
H.P. Lovecraft - The Cockfight Club

Jack Lawrence  3/15/2009
Tenderly - Anita O'Day
If I Didn't Care - The Ink Spots

Harry Reems  3/19/2013
Theme from the motion picture Deep Throat

Blossom Dearie  2/07/2009
Moonlight Saving Time - Blossom Dearie

Patsy Cline  3/05/1963
That's How Much I Love You - Patsy Cline

Miriam Makeba  11/09/2008
Teya Teya - Miriam Makeba

Nico  7/18/1988
Femme Fatale - Nico

Geeta Dutt  7/20/1972
Tadbeer Se Bigdi Huyi Taqdeer - Geeta Dutt

Dusty Springfield  3/02/1999
What's It Gonna Be - Dusty Springfield

Amy Winehouse  7/23/2011
Girl from Ipanema - Amy Winehouse

Poly Styrene  4/25/2011
The Day the World Turned Day Glow - X Ray Specs

Celia Cruz  7/1672003
Mango Mangue - Celia Cruz

Elis Regina  1/19/1982
Corrida de Jangara - Elis Regina

Maria Serrano Serrano & Nathaly(ie) van het Ende
Rigga Ding Dong Song - Passion Fruit


Oscar-winning songs sung or written by dead people:

The Continental - Nat King Cole
Coronation Procession from The Adventures of Robin Hood - MGM Orchestra
The Way You Look Tonight - Nash Hernandez Orchestra
Thanks for the Memory - Anita O'Day
Hooker's Hookers - Marvin Hamlisch
Over the Rainbow - Harry Nilsson
Buttons and Bows - Betty Garrett
Lawrence of Arabia Overture - Maurice Jarre
High Noon - Frankie Laine
Godfather Part II Theme - Nino Rota
Secret Love - Slim Whitman
Moon River - Sarah Vaughan
Never On a Sunday - Andy Williams
Windmills of Your Mind - Dusty Springfield
Last Dance - Donna Summer

Dinah Washington  – Relax Max
Grover Washington, Jr – When I Fall In Love

Canned Heat (Blind Owl Wilson) – Let’s Work Together
Jackie Wilson – Higher and Higher

Vaughan Monroe – Ghost Riders
Marilyn Monroe -  I Wanna Be Loved By You

Edie Adams – Hey Big Spender

James P Johnson – Carolina Shout

Eddie Jefferson – I’ve Got the Blues

Webb Pierce – Heebie Jeebie Blues
Pandora (Paula Pierce) – You’re All Talk

Tennessee Ernie Ford – Blackberry Boogie

Len Lesser  2/15/2011
Seinfeld TV show excerpt featuring Uncle Leo

Lew Wallace  2/15/1905
Ben Hur Overture - MGM Orchestra

Mindy McCready  2/17/2013
I Want a Man - Mindy McCready
I Hate That I Love You - Mindy McCready
Guys Do It All the Time - Mindy McCready

Nat King Cole  2/15/1965 & Ray Evans  2/18/2007
Mona Lisa - Nat King Cole

Nat King Cole  2/15/1965
I'm Shootin' High - Nat King Cole
Shape Up and Fly Right - George Shearing Trio
Walkin' My Baby Back Home - Nat King Cole

Joe Cuba  2/15/2009
Mujer Divina - Joe Cuba

Little Walter  2/15/1968
Sad Hours - Little Walter

Ethel Merman  2/15/1984
I Get a Kick Out of You - Ethel Merman

Mike Bloomfield  2/15/1981
Peter's Trip - Electric Flag
Groovin Is Easy - Electric Flag
Green and Gold - Electric Flag

Raymond J. Mauer  2/15/2006
Duck and Cover - Eisenfunk

George "Shadow" Morton  2/14/2013
Leader of the Pack - Twisted Sister

Raymond Scott  2/08/1994
In an 18th Century Drawing Room
Sleepy Time - Raymond Scott
Reckless Nights on Board an Ocean Liner

Brian Connolly  2/09/1997
Funny Funny - Sweet
Ballroom Blitz - Sweet

W. Watts Biggers  2/10/2013
Underdog TV Theme Song - Butthole Surfers

Henri Salvador  2/13/2008
Ailleurs - Henri Salvador
Quand je monte chez toi - Henri Salvador

Kelly Groucutt  2/10/2009
Can't Get It Out of My Head - ELO

Whitney Houston  2/11/2012
Tell Me No - Whitney Houston
Love That Man - Whitney Houston

Del Shannon  2/08/1990
Runaway - Del Shannon

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