This is a list of people who died during the 1970's. Exact dates are listed when known.
|1970,||Edward Everett Horton, actor/narrator (Bulwinkle Show), dies at 84|
|1973,||W H Auden, Vienna poet, dies|
|1974,||John Smallenbroek, Dutch Internal minister, dies at 72|
|1975,||Casey Stengel, NY Yankee manager (1949-60), dies in Glendale at 85|
|1977,||Alexander Nikolayevich Tcherepnin, Russian composer, dies at 78|
|1978,||John Paul I, Pope for 34 days, dies at 65|