Famous Deaths In 1972
Wednesday, 19 January 2022
Jan 01 In the year 1972 jane Morgan, actress (Mrs Margaret Davis-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 91
Jan 03 Frans Masereel, Flem WWII resistance fighter (Le Soleil), dies at 82 in the year 1972.
Jan 04 On this day in history carl-Olof Anderberg, composer, dies at 57
Jan 06 On this day in history death of chen Yi, Chinese military commander and politician (b. 1901)
Jan 07 In the year 1972 clarence Passailaigue, cricketer (487 for 6th wkt for Jamaica), dies
Jan 08 Kenneth Patchen, US writer (See You in the Morning), dies at 60 in the year 1972.
Jan 09 Ted Shawn, US dancer, dies at 80 in the year 1972.
Jan 10 Al Goodman, Russian/US orch leader (NBC Comedy Hour), dies at 81 in the year 1972.
Jan 12 In the year 1972 padraic Colum, Irish poet/writer/founder (Irish Review), dies at 90
Jan 14 On this day in history frederik IX, [Christiaan FFMKW], king of Denmark (1947-72), dies at 72
Jan 15 Daisy Ashford, English child writer (The Young Visiters) (b. 1881) died on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1972 david Seville, singer (Alvin & Chipmunks), dies at 52
Jan 17 On this day in history rochelle Hudson, actress (That's My Boy), dies at 55
Jan 18 On this day in history rudolf Wittelsbach, composer, dies at 69
Jan 19 Michael Rabin, American violinist (b. 1936) died in the year 1972.
Jan 24 On this day in history jerome Cowan, actor (Mr Dithers-Blondie), dies at 74
Jan 25 Erhard Milch, German field marshal (b. 1892) died on this day in history.
Jan 27 In the year 1972 mahalia Jackson, gospel singer (He Got the Whole World), dies at 60
Jan 28 In the year 1972 adriaan B "Jaap" Wagemaker, Dutch sculptor, dies at 66
Jan 30 On this day in history karel Boleslav Jirak, composer, dies at 81
Jan 31 In the year 1972 bir Bikram Shah Deva Mahendra, king of Nepal (1955-72), dies at 51
Feb 02 Jessie Royce Landis, actress (North by Northwest), dies at 67 in the year 1972.
Feb 03 John Litel, actor (Big Boss, Crime Doctor, My Buddy), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1972 marianne Moore, US poetess (Pulitzer 1951), dies at 84
Feb 06 Julian H Steward, US anthropologist (South American), dies at 70 in the year 1972.
Feb 08 Markos Vamvakaris, Greek musician and songwriter (b. 1905) died in the year 1972.
Feb 11 Jan Wils, architect (Olympian Stadium, Amsterdam), dies at 80 in the year 1972.
Feb 14 In the year 1972 lambertus "Bertus" van Lyre, composer/conductor (Dike), dies at 65
Feb 15 On this day in history edgar P Snow, US author/journalist (Battle for Asia), dies at 66
Feb 17 Gavril Nikolayevich Popov, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1972.
Feb 19 John Grierson, Scottish documentary filmmaker (b. 1898) died in the year 1972.
Feb 20 In the year 1972 herbert Menges, composer, dies at 69
Feb 21 On this day in history death of bronislava Nijinska, Polish-Russian ballet dancer (b. 1891)
Feb 22 Walter Sande, actor (Adventures of Tugboat Annie), dies at 65 on this day in history.