Obituaries of the Seventies

This is a list of people who died during the 1970's. Exact dates are listed when known.

We also have similar pages for the 80s and 90s.

Deaths On This Day In History...May 31
1971,Dainty Ironmonger, cricketer (74 wkts in 14 Tests after age 46), dies
1971,Massimo Campigli, Italian painter/illustrator, dies at 75
1971,Reinhold Niebuhr, US theologist, dies at 78
1973,Albert Egges van Giffen, Dutch archaeologist, dies at 89
1974,Adelle Davis, US nutrionalist (Let's stay healthy), dies at 70
1976,Jacques Monod, French biochemist, dies
1976,Martha Mitchell wife of former Att Gen John Mitchell, dies in NY at 57

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