Deaths in Film & Television in October 1968

  • Oct 10 Wilhelmina J "Willy" Haak, Dutch actress (Abandoned Child), dies at 71
  • Oct 13 Bea Benaderet, actress (Petticoat Junction), dies of lung cancer at 62
  • Oct 15 Bea Benaderet, NYC, actress (Kate-Petticoat Junction), dies at 62
  • Oct 18 Lee Tracy, actor (Doctor X, Bombshell, Best Man), dies of cancer at 70
  • Oct 26 Erich Von Stroheim, actor/director (Napoleon), dies of cancer at 52
  • Oct 30 Pert Kelton, actress (Cavalcade of Stars), dies at 61
  • Oct 31 Ramon Novarro, [Jose RG Samaniegos], actor (Ben Hur), dies at 69