Paul Kantner


Age: 74

singer-songwriter 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

San Francisco, California