Lou Monte

Lou Monte's Death

Born (Birthday) April 2, 1917

Death Date June 12, 1989

Age of Death 72 years

Cause of Death Emphysema

Place of Death Pompano Beach, Florida, United States

Profession Pop Singer

The pop singer Lou Monte died at the age of 72. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Italian singer known for his many high-charting novelty releases on Reprise and RCA Records. His song “Dominick the Donkey” has become a mainstay in Latin-American Christmas music.

His son Ray has been a drummer for bands like New York Showband.

How did Lou Monte die?

The singer died on 12 June 1989 in Pompano Beach, Florida, United States. The cause of death was emphysema.


Monte is interred in the Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Upper Montclair, New Jersey.

Lou Monte grave
Lou Monte’s grave