Harold Newton Braine Cruise Ship Musician Dies After 3 Year Coma

Harold Newton Braine Cruise Ship Musician Dies After 3 Year Coma
Harold Newton Braine
Harold Newton Braine

Harold Newton Braine, 71, from Palm Springs, California was born on October 6, 1945 in Honolulu, Hawaii is a notable cruise industry death.  Braine died on Wednesday March 22, 2017 after being in coma for three years.

Braine left behind his wife of many years and daughter.

He often said that his “guitar took him around the world.” While he played at various venues during the summer months. He would do 6 month gigs on cruise ships and got to travel a lot in the early days.

In the late 60’s, his band was featured on the popular Joey Bishop Show. He was also an avid cyclist and often rescued and kept various animals, dogs, & cats.
He also liked to travel via his VW van.