Deaths in Film & Television in 1950

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Jan 2 Emil Jannings, German actor (Faust, The Blue Angel, The Way of All Flesh), dies of liver cancer at 65

  • Jan 22 Alan Hale Sr., American actor (Little John-The Adventures of Robin Hood), dies of a liver ailment and viral infection at 57
  • Jan 22 Corinne Luchaire, French actress (b. 1921)
  • Jan 24 Bull Montana, actor (Son of Sheik), dies at 62
  • Jan 26 Betsy van den Arend, Dutch [Betje], actress (Miss Hobbs), dies at 78
  • Feb 26 Harry Lauder, Scottish comedian and singer (Roamin' in the Gloamin), dies at about 75
  • Mar 6 Lew Lehr, comedian (Stop Me if I heard this One), dies at 54
  • Mar 10 Marguerite De La Motte, American actress (b. 1902)
  • Mar 11 Florence Arliss, actress (Disraeli), dies at 78
  • Mar 28 Georgine M "May" Basting, actress (Occupier), dies at 67
  • Aug 25 Earl Caddock, professional wrestler (b. 1888)
  • Sep 13 Sara Allgood, Irish actress (Jane Eyre, Spiral Staircase), dies at 56
  • Sep 16 Pedro De Cordoba, actor (Club Havana, Swamp Fire), dies at 68
  • Oct 23 Al Jolson [Asa Yoelson], American-Lithuanian jazz singer and silent actor (Mamie, Swanee), dies at 64