Deaths in History in October 1976

  • Oct 5 Lars Onsager, Norwegian chemist, Nobel laureate (b. 1903)
  • Oct 6 Gilbert Ryle, British philosopher (b. 1900)
  • Oct 9 Walter Warlimont, German General WWII (b. 1894)
  • Oct 11 Alfredo Bracchi, Italian author (b. 1897)

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Oct 15 Carlo Gambino, Italian-American gangster, dies of a heart attack at 74

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  • Oct 18 Kavi Samrat Viswanatha Satyanarayana, Telugu writer (b. 1895)
  • Oct 25 Raymond Queneau, [M Presle], French writer (Last Days), dies at 73