and one of the founding members of the 1960's San Francisco psychedelic
rock band Jefferson Airplane who along with singer Marty Balin formed
Jefferson Airplane in the mid-1960's with musicians including Grace
Slick and Jorma Kaukonen scoring hits such as Somebody to Love and White Rabbit, but the band split in 1972 and who formed a spin-off group called Jefferson Starship.
Cause of Death: Multiple organ failure and septic shock after suffering a heart attack
Born: March 17, 1941
Died: January 28, 2016
Location: San Francisco, California