Famous Deaths on February 9, 1979

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Deaths

  • C I J Smith, cricket all-rounder (5 Tests for England 1935-37), dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dennis Gabor, Hungarian-British engineer and physicist (invented holography, Nobel Prize 1971), dies at 79

Physicist and Electrical Engineer Dennis Gabor
Physicist and Electrical Engineer
Dennis Gabor