Summary: British singer and songwriter who along with his brothers Maurice (d. 2003) and Barry founded the Bee gees and defined the disco era as they created dance floor classics like Stayin' Alive, Jive Talkin', and Night Fever that can still get crowds onto a dance floor, in which the catchy songs with their falsetto vocals and relentless beat are familiar pop culture mainstays.
Cause of Death: Colorectal cancer
Born: December 22, 1949
Died: May 20, 2012
Location: London, England