Today's Deaths in Film & Television History

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  • 1957 Sacha Guitry, actor/playwright/director (Lovers & Thieves), dies at 72
  • 1960 Hans Albers, German actor (Blue Angel), dies at 68
  • 1962 Victor Moore, comedian, dies of heart attack at 86
  • 1965 Constance Bennett, actress (Madame X, Topper), dies at 59
  • 1965 Irene Browne, actress (Peg O' My Heart), dies of cancer at 69
  • 1973 Mary Frasca, singer/actress, dies in NYC
  • 1974 Chris Chubbock, newscaster, shoots self on air
  • 1974 Ernest Milton, actor (Julius Caesar, Cat Girl), dies at 84
  • 1979 Archie Duncan, actor (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 65

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1980 Peter Sellers, English actor and comedian (The Goon Show, Pink Panther), dies at 54

Actor and Comedian Peter Sellers
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Peter Sellers
  • 1980 Uttam Kumar, Indian actor (b. 1926)
  • 1989 Ernest Morrison, actor (Peggy Does Her Darndest), dies
  • 1993 Rene Requiestas, Filipino comedian (b. 1957)
  • 1995 Jerzy Bonawentura Toeplitz, filmmaker/teacher, dies at 94
  • 1995 Werner Grusch, film director, dies at 51
  • 1996 Howard Vernon, actor (Faceless, Delicatessen), dies at 82
  • 1996 Virginia Christine, actress (Mrs Olson), dies at 76
  • 2002 Maurice Denham, English actor (Mr Love, Damn the Defiant), dies at 92
  • 2007 Chaney Kley, American Actor (b. 1972)
  • 2012 Chad Everett, American actor, dies from lung cancer at 75
  • 2012 Sherman Hemsley, American Actor, dies from natural causes at 74