Deaths in History in February 1972

  • Feb 2 Natalie Clifford Barney, American writer (b. 1876)
  • Feb 5 Marianne Moore, US poetess (Pulitzer 1951), dies at 84
  • Feb 6 Julian H Steward, US anthropologist (South American), dies at 70
  • Feb 11 Jan Wils, architect (Olympian Stadium, Amsterdam), dies at 80
  • Feb 15 Edgar P Snow, US author/journalist (Battle for Asia), dies at 66
  • Feb 15 Jef [Josephus CF] Last, Dutch poet/Indonesian politician, dies at 73
  • Feb 19 Tedd Pierce, American animator (b. 1906)
  • Feb 21 Eugène Tisserant, French Catholic candinal (b. 1884)
  • Feb 26 Tom Manders, Dutch cabaret artist (Dorus), dies at 50