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.

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1970,Gypsy Rose Lee, stripper/actress (Pruitts of S Hampton), dies at 56
1970,John Knittel, writer, dies at 79
1970,Paul Celan, writer, dies at 49 [or May 5]
1972,Margaret A R Bonds, US pianist/composer/arranger, dies at 59
1973,Irene Ryan, actress (Granny-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 69
1976,Allan Jackson, newscaster (Youth Takes a Stand), dies at 60
1976,Neil McCallum, actor (Pete-Saber of London), dies at 45
1976,Sidney James, actor (Lavander Hill Mob, Carry On), dies at 65

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