Famous Deaths In 1976
Friday, 09 June 2023
Jan 03 Mal Evans, Beatles' roadie, dies in the year 1976.
Jan 04 On this day in history jan B Cammans, Flemish actor (Brothers Karamazov), dies at 84
Jan 05 Georges E Migot, French composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Jan 08 Chou En-lai, China's PM (1949-76), dies of cancer in Beijing at 78 in the year 1976.
Jan 10 Chester Arthur Burnett, US blues pianist/harmonica player, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history mervyn Grell, cricketer (Test WI v England 1930, 21 & 13, 0-17), dies
Jan 12 Agatha Christie, mystery writer (10 Little Indians), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Jan 13 Margaret Leighton, Brit actress (Much ado about nothing), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jan 14 Margaret Leighton, actress (Best Man, Go-Between), dies at 53 in the year 1976.
Jan 17 Ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes/Sparta), dies in auto-accident in the year 1976.
Jan 18 In the year 1976 ad Verhoeven, soccer player (Xerxes, Sparta), dies in crash [or 1/17]
Jan 19 On this day in history death of kevin Coughlin, actor (T R Ryan-Mama), killed in hit-&-run at 30
Jan 23 In the year 1976 aleksey Vasilyevich Sorokin, Russian cosmonaut, dies at 44
Jan 26 João Branco Núncio, Portuguese Bullfighter (b. 1901) died in the year 1976.
Jan 28 In the year 1976 chris Kenner, rocker (I Like it Like That), dies
Jan 29 Michael Gwynn, actor (Dunkirk, Barabbas, Cleopatra), dies at 59 in the year 1976.
Jan 30 In the year 1976 jesse "Lone Cat" Fuller, SF Blues Great, dies at 80
Jan 31 Ernesto Miranda, American litigant (b. 1941) died on this day in history.
Feb 01 Edgar Pangborn, sci-fi author (Judgment of Eve, Davy), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history harry Elliott, England cricket wicketkeeper (3 Tests 1927-34), dies
Feb 03 Neville Lindsay, cricketer (S Afr batsman in Test v Aust 1921), dies in the year 1976.
Feb 04 On this day in history edward Benjamin Britten, composer, dies at 62
Feb 05 Roger Livesey, actor (Drum, Vice Versa, Col Blimp), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1976 vince Guaraldi, jazz pianist (Charlie Brown TV specials), dies at 43
Feb 09 In the year 1976 death of percy Faith, Canadian musician (b. 1908)
Feb 11 Alice Allen, actress (Call of the Hills), dies on this day in history.
Feb 12 James Clifton Williams, composer (Sinfonians), dies at 52 on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history death of general Murtala Mohammed, head of Nigeria, killed during a coup
Feb 17 Jean Servais, Belgian actor (Every Man is My Enemy), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1976 anton Betzner, writer, dies at 81
Feb 20 Kathryn Kuhlman, religious leader/faith healer, dies on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history florence Ballard, rocker (Supremes), dies at 32
Feb 22 In the year 1976 angela Baddeley, actress (Speckled Band), dies at 71
Feb 23 On this day in history fuzzy Knight, actor (Gun Town, Ragtime Cowboy Joe), dies at 74