Famous Deaths in July 1977

  • Jul 2 Vladimir V Nabokov, Russian/US writer (Lolita), dies at 78
  • Jul 3 Hugh Le Caine, composer, dies at 63
  • Jul 3 Mohammed al-Zahaby, Egyptian minister, murdered
  • Jul 4 Gersh Budker, Russian physicist (b. 1918)
  • Jul 6 Oedoen Partos, composer, dies at 69
  • Jul 9 Loren C Eiseley, US anthropologist/writer (Animal Secrets), dies at 69

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Jul 9 Alice Paul, American suffragist, dies at 92

Suffragist Alice Paul
Suffragist
Alice Paul
  • Jul 10 Norman Paris, orchestra leader (For Your Pleasure), dies at 41
  • Jul 12 Ed Holmes, actor (Growing Paynes, Once Upon a Tune), dies at 66
  • Jul 12 Frantisek Suchy, composer, dies at 75
  • Jul 15 Konstantin Fedin, writer, dies
  • Jul 19 John R Powers, US director model bureau, dies at 80

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Jul 19 Noel Wien, American aviation pioneer (Wien Air Alaska), dies at 78

Aviation Pioneer Noel Wien
Aviation Pioneer
Noel Wien
  • Jul 20 Carter DeHaven, American actor (Courage, Great Dictator), dies at 90
  • Jul 20 Gary Kellgren, American music producer (b. 1939)
  • Jul 21 Lee Miller, American Photographer aged 70
  • Jul 23 RenĂ© de Vos, Dutch actor/composer (Jij Bent Mijn Leven), dies at 79
  • Jul 26 Gena Branscombe, composer, dies at 95
  • Jul 26 Hans-Otto Borgmann, composer, dies at 75
  • Jul 26 Karac Plant, son of Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant, dies of respiratory failure at 6
  • Jul 29 Austin Matthews, cricketer (Test Eng v NZ 1937), dies
  • Jul 30 Jorgen Ponto, West German banker, murdered
  • Jul 31 Stacy Moskowitz, shot to death by Son of Sam, at 20