Today's Deaths in Film & Television History

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  • 1823 John P Kemble, English actor/director (Covent Garden), dies at 66
  • 1947 Ben Webster, actor (Old Curiosity Shop), dies at 82
  • 1966 Minerva Urecal, actress (Peter Gunn, Adv of Tugboat Annie), dies at 71
  • 1967 Harry McNaughton, comedian (It Pays to be Ignorant), dies at 70
  • 1968 Eric Feldary, actor (16 Fathoms Deep), dies of burns at 55
  • 1971 Fernandel, [Contandin], French actor (Death of Champion), dies at 67
  • 1971 Joseph Desire Fernandel, comedian, dies of cancer at 67
  • 1971 Tullio Carminati, actor (Roman Holiday, Moulin Rouge), dies at 76
  • 1973 Mary Finney, actress (Honestly Celeste), dies at 68
  • 1993 Constance Ford, US actress (Another World, Burden Hunt), dies at 69
  • 1994 William Melvin "Bill" Hicks, American stand-up comedian and social critic, dies of pancreatic cancer at 32
  • 1997 David Doyle, actor (Charlie's Angels), dies at 67
  • 1998 J T Walsh, actor (Good Morning Vietnam), dies at 54
  • 2002 Lawrence Tierney, American actor (b. 1919)
  • 2009 Wendy Richard, English actress (b. 1943)
  • 2009 Norm Van Lier, Basketball player and broadcaster (b. 1947)
  • 2009 Johnny Kerr, Basketball player and Chicago Bulls broadcaster (b. 1932)