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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1972,Max Theiler, S Afr/US microbiologist (vaccin-Nobel 1951), dies at 73
1973,Peggy Castle, actress (Lily Merrill-Lawman), dies of cirrhosis at 46
1974,Jack Hill, cricketer (3 Tests for Australia 1953-55, 8 wickets), dies
1974,Vicente Emilio Sojo, composer, dies at 86
1975,Anthony C McAuliffe, US gen/commandant 101st div (Nuts!), dies at 77
1975,Howard Wendell, actor (Black Dakotas), dies at 81

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