Famous Deaths In 1971
Sunday, 01 October 2023
Aug 28 In the year 1971 nathan Leopold, US kidnapper/murderer of Bobby Franks (1924), dies
Sep 03 In the year 1971 percy Holmes, cricketer (Yorks opener, 7 Tests for Eng 1921-32), dies
Sep 07 Spring Byington, actress (Lily Ruskin-December Bride), dies at 84 in the year 1971.
Sep 09 In the year 1971 billy Gilbert, US actor (Great Dictator, His Gal Friday), dies at 76
Sep 10 In the year 1971 death of bella Darvi, actress (Racers), commits suicide at 42
Sep 11 On this day in history nikita Khrushchev, dies of a heart attack at 77
Sep 12 Lin Piau, Chinese minister of Defense, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Sep 13 Lin Piao, Chinese party leader, dies in air crash at 63 [or Sept 13] on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1971 bill Copson, cricketer (England pace bowler before & after WW2), dies
Sep 16 Ferdinand LR Sassen, priest/philosopher (Descartes), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Sep 20 James Westerfield, actor (Travels of Jaime McPheeters), dies at 59 in the year 1971.
Sep 21 On this day in history death of bernardo Houssay, Argentine physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1887)
Sep 22 In the year 1971 joseph Ford McGuinn, director, dies of heart attack at 67
Sep 23 In the year 1971 billy Gilbert, actor (Paradise Alley, Safari, Rio), dies at 77
Sep 25 TC Jones, female impersonator, dies of cancer at 50 on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1971 muriel Kirkland, actress (Nana, Fast Workers), dies of emphysema at 68
Oct 02 In the year 1971 death of bola de Nieve, Cuban singer, pianist, and songwriter (b. 1911)
Oct 03 On this day in history leah Baird, writer (Jungle Bride), dies of anemia at 88
Oct 04 Edit Angold, actor (Suspense, Molly, Blue Angel), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history christopher Dark, actor (Man Behind the Badge), dies at 51
Oct 10 On this day in history death of john Cawte Beaglehole, New Zealand historian (b. 1901)
Oct 11 Chester Conklin, actor (Greed, Modern Times), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history dean G Acheson, US foreign minister (1949-53), dies at 78
Oct 13 On this day in history death of stafford Smythe, Canadian NHL executive (b. 1921)
Oct 19 On this day in history alberto Pirelli, Italian industrial, dies at 89
Oct 21 On this day in history etienne Gailly, Belgian marathoner (Oly-bronze-48), dies at 48
Oct 24 Carl Ruggles, US composer (Evocations), dies at 95 on this day in history.
Oct 25 Albertus W "Albert" van Dalsum, actor/director (King Lear), dies at 82 in the year 1971.
Oct 26 In the year 1971 robert Gordon director/writer (Loveless), dies at 76
Oct 28 On this day in history yves de La Casiniere, composer, dies at 74
Oct 29 In the year 1971 duane Allman, rock guitarist, dies in a motorcycle accident at 24
Oct 30 In the year 1971 osvald Chlubna, composer, dies at 78
Oct 31 Gerhard von Rad, German old testament expert, dies at 70 in the year 1971.
Nov 01 G von Le Fort, writer, dies at 95 in the year 1971.