Famous Deaths In 1972
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Jan 01 In the year 1972 jane Morgan, actress (Mrs Margaret Davis-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 91
Jan 03 In the year 1972 frans Masereel, Flem WWII resistance fighter (Le Soleil), dies at 82
Jan 04 Carl-Olof Anderberg, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Jan 06 Chen Yi, Chinese military commander and politician (b. 1901) died on this day in history.
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 In the year 1972 ted Shawn, US dancer, dies at 80
Jan 10 Al Goodman, Russian/US orch leader (NBC Comedy Hour), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jan 12 Padraic Colum, Irish poet/writer/founder (Irish Review), dies at 90 in the year 1972.
Jan 14 Frederik IX, [Christiaan FFMKW], king of Denmark (1947-72), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Jan 15 Daisy Ashford, English child writer (The Young Visiters) (b. 1881) died in the year 1972.
Jan 16 In the year 1972 david Seville, singer (Alvin & Chipmunks), dies at 52
Jan 17 In the year 1972 rochelle Hudson, actress (That's My Boy), dies at 55
Jan 18 Rudolf Wittelsbach, composer, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Jan 19 Michael Rabin, American violinist (b. 1936) died in the year 1972.
Jan 24 Jerome Cowan, actor (Mr Dithers-Blondie), dies at 74 in the year 1972.
Jan 25 On this day in history death of erhard Milch, German field marshal (b. 1892)
Jan 27 Mahalia Jackson, gospel singer (He Got the Whole World), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jan 28 Adriaan B "Jaap" Wagemaker, Dutch sculptor, dies at 66 in the year 1972.
Jan 30 In the year 1972 karel Boleslav Jirak, composer, dies at 81
Jan 31 Bir Bikram Shah Deva Mahendra, king of Nepal (1955-72), dies at 51 in the year 1972.
Feb 02 On this day in history jessie Royce Landis, actress (North by Northwest), dies at 67
Feb 03 In the year 1972 john Litel, actor (Big Boss, Crime Doctor, My Buddy), dies at 79
Feb 05 Marianne Moore, US poetess (Pulitzer 1951), dies at 84 in the year 1972.
Feb 06 In the year 1972 julian H Steward, US anthropologist (South American), dies at 70
Feb 08 Markos Vamvakaris, Greek musician and songwriter (b. 1905) died in the year 1972.
Feb 11 On this day in history jan Wils, architect (Olympian Stadium, Amsterdam), dies at 80
Feb 14 On this day in history lambertus "Bertus" van Lyre, composer/conductor (Dike), dies at 65
Feb 15 Edgar P Snow, US author/journalist (Battle for Asia), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Feb 17 Gavril Nikolayevich Popov, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Feb 19 John Grierson, Scottish documentary filmmaker (b. 1898) died on this day in history.
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.