This is a list of people who died during the 1970's. Exact dates are listed when known.
|1971,||Nathan Leopold, US kidnapper/murderer of Bobby Franks (1924), dies|
|1972,||William HAF, Engl prince/grandson of George V, dies in accident at 29|
|1978,||Bruce Catton, US historian/writer (Civil War), dies at 78|