Famous Deaths on November 5, 1977

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Deaths

  • Aleksei G Stachanov, Russian model miner, dies at 72
  • Guy Lombardo, orchestra leader (Auld Lang Syne), dies in Houston at 75

Person of interestPerson of Interest

René Goscinny, French cartoonist (Asterix), dies of cardiac arrest during a routine stress test at 51

Author and Cartoonist René Goscinny
Author and Cartoonist
René Goscinny