Famous Deaths in November 1972

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Nov 1 Ezra Loomis Pound, US poet (Throne), dies at 87

  • Nov 5 Reginald Owen, actor (Above Suspicion, Love on the Run), dies at 85
  • Nov 6 Billy Murcia, rocker (New York Dolls), chokes to death at 21
  • Nov 7 Tod Andrews, American actor (From Hell it Came, Outrage), dies at 55
  • Nov 10 Charlie Hallows, English cricketer who scored 1000 runs in a single month in May 1928, dies at 77
  • Nov 11 Berry Oakley, US rock bassist (Allman Bro), dies in car crash at 24
  • Nov 12 Rudolf Friml, Czech/US composer (Bohemian suite), dies at 92
  • Nov 14 Martin Dies, (Rep)/1st chairman of House Un-American, dies
  • Nov 16 Andrey Filippovich Pashchenko, composer, dies at 87
  • Nov 18 Danny Whitten, rocker, dies of a drug overdose
  • Nov 18 Segundo Luis Moreno Andrade, composer, dies at 90
  • Nov 21 Karel Haba, Czech composer and violinist, dies at 74
  • Nov 23 Marie Wilson, actress (My Friend Irma), dies at 56
  • Nov 24 Hall Overton, US composer (Enchanted Pear Tree), dies at 52
  • Nov 25 Hans H B Scharoun, German architect (Berlin Philharmonic), dies at 79
  • Nov 25 Henri Coandă, Romanian aerodynamics pioneer (b. 1886)
  • Nov 28 Gustave Frederic Soderlund, composer, dies at 91
  • Nov 28 Havergal Brian, composer, dies at 96
  • Nov 29 Carl Stalling, American composer (b. 1888)
  • Nov 30 Hans-Erich Apostel, Austrian composer (Kubiniana, Requiem), dies at 71
  • Nov 30 Neil H McElroy, soap manufacturer/minister of Defense (1957-59), dies
  • Nov 30 Valentin Ruiz Azner, composer, dies at 70