Famous Deaths on October 4, 1970

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Famous Deaths

  • George Frederick McKay, composer, dies at 71

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Janis Joplin, American rocker and blues singer-songwriter (Down on Me), dies of a drug overdose at 27

Singer-Songwriter Janis Joplin
Singer-Songwriter
Janis Joplin