Claude Nobs

 

 

Age: 76

 

Summary: founder and general manager of the Montreux Jazz Festival whose passion for music and artistry introduced generations of legendary musicians to international audiences on the Swiss stage.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from injuries suffered in a skiing accident

 

Born: February 4, 1936

 

Died: January 10, 2013

 

Location: Lausanne, Switzerland