Manny Roth

 

 

 

Age: 94

 

Summary: founder of the Greenwich Village club Cafe Wha? and uncle of Van Halen lead singer David Lee Roth who had gave early breaks to such future superstars as Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, and Bruce Springsteen, but who also worked with Richard Pryor, George Carlin, and other comedians.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: November 25, 1919

 

Died: July 25, 2014

 

Location: Ojai, California