DEAD: ON THIS DATE
Keith Knudsen (aged 56)
Musician (The Doobie Brothers)
Keith Knudsen (February 18, 1948 – February 8, 2005) was an American rockdrummer, vocalist, and songwriter. Knudsen was best known as a drummer and vocalist for The Doobie Brothers. In addition, he founded the band Southern Pacific with fellow Doobie Brother John McFee.
DEATH: Knudsen died of pneumonia in Kentfield, California, at the age of 56. He was living in Northern Californiawith his wife, Kate, and his daughter Dayna at the time of his death.