Deaths in Film & Television in February 1961

  • Feb 3 Anna May Wong, American actress, 1st Chinese American movie star (Gallery of Mme Lui-Tsang), dies at 56
  • Feb 8 William Duncan, actor (Hopalong Rides Again), dies at 81
  • Feb 11 Eduard R Verkade, Dutch actor/director (Pygmalion), dies at 82
  • Feb 14 Wallis Clark, actress (Easy Money), dies at 78
  • Feb 15 Jack Whiting, actor (Top Speed, Life of the Party), dies at 59
  • Feb 17 Nita Naldi, actress (Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde), dies of heart attack at 63