Deaths in History in September 1974

  • Sep 4 Creighton W Abrams, US general/army staff chief (Vietnam), dies at 59
  • Sep 4 Marcel Achard, French dramatist (La forges the Paris), dies at 75
  • Sep 4 Lewi Pethrus, Swedish politician (b. 1884)
  • Sep 8 Robert Cox, last surviving member of Keystone Kops, dies at 79
  • Sep 11 Víctor Olea Alegría, Chilean Socialist Party member
  • Sep 14 Pieter Y Adriani, Dutch tax lawyer, dies at 95
  • Sep 20 Carlyle Blackwell Jr, entertainer, dies at 61

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Sep 21 Jacqueline Susann, author (Valley of the Dolls), dies of cancer at 53

  • Sep 23 Gerhard Nebel, German writer, dies at 70

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Sep 25 Coco the Clown, [Nikolai Poliakoff], Russian-born British clown, dies at 73

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Coco the Clown
  • Sep 27 Silvio Frondizi, Argentine lawyer, assassinated by the Triple A(b. 1907)
  • Sep 29 John Smallenbroek, Dutch Internal minister, dies at 72
  • Sep 30 Carlos Prats, Chilean Constitutionalist General, assassinated in the frame of Operation Condor