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...November 27
1971,Jakabs Medins, composer, dies at 86
1971,Korneel Goossens, Flemish literary/art historian, dies at 70
1972,Mahalia Jackson, vocalist (Got Whole World in His Hands), dies at 61
1974,Louis B Russell Jr, longest living heart transplant, dies at 49
1975,Ross McWhirter, Guinness Book of Records keeper, murdered
1977,John L McClellan, (Sen-D-Ark), dies at 81
1978,George Moscone, (SF Mayor), shot by Dan White
1978,Harvey Milk, (SF City Supervisor), shot by Dan White
1978,Susan Damante Shaw, actress (Wilderness Family), dies at 58

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