This is a list of people who died during the 1970's. Exact dates are listed when known.
|1970,||Al Wilson, "Blind Owl", guitarist/vocalist (Canned Heat), dies at 27|
|1970,||Jochen Rindt, German race car driver, dies at 28|
|1970,||Vince Lombardi, football coach (Packers), dies in Washington DC at 57|
|1971,||Percy Holmes, cricketer (Yorks opener, 7 Tests for Eng 1921-32), dies|
|1971,||Veronica Turleigh, actress (Promoter), dies at 68|
|1976,||Harry Partch, US composer (Oedipus), dies at 75|