Scott McKenzie Dead At 73
August 20, 2012 at 5:44 AM (PT)
SCOTT MCKENZIE, born PHILIP BLONDHEIM on JANUARY 10th, 1939, died on SATURDAY, AUGUST 18th in LOS ANGELES after two weeks in the hospital. MCKENZIE was best known as the singer and producer of the song "SAN FRANCISCO (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)."
A statement on MCKENZIE's website says the 73-year-old battled Guillain-Barre Syndrome, a disease that affects the nervous system.