Deaths in Film & Television in April 1970

  • Apr 4 Byron Foulger, American actor (Capt Nice, Petticoat Junction), dies at 70
  • Apr 23 Herb Shriner, humorist/TV host (Herb Shriner Show), dies at 51
  • Apr 25 Anita Louise, actress (Gorilla, Anthony Adverse), dies at about 55
  • Apr 26 Gypsy Rose Lee, stripper/actress (Pruitts of S Hampton), dies at 56
  • Apr 27 Arthur Shields, actor (Your Show Time), dies at 73
  • Apr 28 Ed Begley, actor (Mr Koppel-Leave it to Larry), dies at 69
  • Apr 30 Inger Stevens, actress (Katy-Farmer's Daughter), commits suicide at 35