Died in 1972

1
Jackie Robinson (1919-1972)
2
Roberto Clemente (1934-1972)
3
Yip Man (1893-1972)
4
Harry S. Truman (1884-1972)
5
Mahalia Jackson (1911-1972)
6
Edward VIII (1894-1972)
7
J Edgar Hoover (1895-1972)
8
MC Escher (1898-1972)
9
Max Fleischer (1883-1972)
10
Dan Blocker (1928-1972)
11
Kwame Nkrumah (1909-1972)
12
Ross Bagdasarian Sr. (1919-1972)
13
Meena Kumari (1932-1972)
14
George Sanders (1906-1972)
15
Lester B. Pearson (1897-1972)
16
Prescott Bush (1895-1972)
17
Ezra Pound (1885-1972)
18
Ghassan Kanafani (1936-1972)
19
Igor Sikorsky (1889-1972)
20
Cristobal Balenciaga (1895-1972)
21
Ismail Yasin (1912-1972)
22
Pie Traynor (1899-1972)
23
José Limón (1908-1972)
24
Joi Lansing (1928-1972)
25
Adam Clayton Powell Jr. (1908-1972)
26
William Manuel Johnson (1872-1972)
27
James K. Baxter (1926-1972)
28
William Boyd (1895-1972)
29
Benny Benson (1913-1972)
30
Berry Oakley (1948-1972)
31
Howard Deering Johnson (1897-1972)
32
Betty Smith (1896-1972)
33
Louis Leakey (1903-1972)
34
Isabel Jewell (1907-1972)
35
Maurice Chevalier (1888-1972)
36
Brandon Dewilde (1942-1972)
37
Clarice Cliff (1899-1972)
38
Jimmy Patton (1933-1972)
39
Mary Loretta Kennedy (1892-1972)
40
Bruce Cabot (1904-1972)
41
Yaakov Herzog (1921-1972)
42
Lee Morgan (1938-1972)
43
Walter Winchell (1897-1972)
44
Rochelle Hudson (1916-1972)
45
Marie Wilson (1916-1972)
46
Leo G. Carroll (1892-1972)
47
Louella Parsons (1881-1972)
48
Moe Berg (1902-1972)