Famous Deaths on October 1, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Deaths

  • Kurt Hiller, German writer, dies at 87

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Louis Leakey, Kenyan paleoanthropologist and archaeologist (Olduvai Gorge), dies at 68

Archaeologist and paleoanthropologist Louis Leakey
Archaeologist and paleoanthropologist
Louis Leakey