This is a list of people who died during the 1970's. Exact dates are listed when known.
|1970,||Harold Vanderbilt, America Cup winner (1930, 34, 37), dies at 85|
|1971,||Don McPherson, rocker, dies at 29|
|1971,||Joe Cox, cricketer (4 wickets in 3 Tests for South Africa), dies|
|1971,||Thomas C Hart, US admiral/commander (Pacific Fleet), dies at 94|
|1973,||Leonid Stein, Russian chess player, dies at about 39|
|1974,||Mohammed SA al-Hoesseini, Mufti of Jerusalem/pres Com Palestine, dies|