Norman Dello Joio’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 24, 1913

Death Date

Jul 24, 2008

Age of Death

95 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Jul 24, 2008

Profession

Composer

The composer Norman Dello Joio died at the age of 95. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Pulitzer Prize winner for “Meditations on Ecclesiastes” in 1957. He won an Emmy for “The Louvre,” a 1964 NBC special.

His son Norman became an American Olympic medalist in equestrian and his other son Justin became a composer. His godfather was Pietro Yon, longtime organist of Saint Patrick’s Cathedral.

He was 95. He died of natural causes, according to his son Justin Dello Joio, who also is a composer. Much of Norman Dello Joio’s repertoire was inspired by sacred scripture, religious poetry and the lives of Christian saints.