Deaths in Film & Television in October 1973

  • Oct 1 Joe Devlin, actor (Sam-Dick Tracy), dies at 74
  • Oct 2 Paul Hartman, actor (Bert-Petticoat Junction), dies at 84
  • Oct 6 Dennis Price, English actor ( Kind Hearts and Coronets, Separate Tables), dies at 58 (b. 1915)
  • Oct 6 Sidney Blackmer, actor (Love Crazy), dies of cancer at 58
  • Oct 14 Edmund A. Chester, American broadcaster and journalist (b. 1897)
  • Oct 18 Frank Knight, TV announcer (Chronoscope), dies at 79
  • Oct 27 Allan "Rocky" Lane, western actor (Mister Ed, Red Ryder), dies at 64
  • Oct 28 Sergio Tofano, Italian actor (b. 1883)