Deaths in Film & Television in April 1976

  • Apr 2 Ray Teal, actor (Sheriff Roy Coffee-Bonanza), dies at 74

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Apr 5 Howard Hughes, American reclusive billionaire, filmmaker and aviator, dies at 72

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  • Apr 7 Mary Margaret McBride, TV hostess (Mary Margaret McBride), dies at 76
  • Apr 11 Liam Dunn, American actor, dies at 59
  • Apr 12 Paul Ford, actor (Phil Silvers Show), dies at 74
  • Apr 14 Maude Prickett, actress (Rosie-Hazel), dies at 60
  • Apr 23 James Flavin, actor (Man With a Camera), dies at 69
  • Apr 23 Ronald Radd, actor (King Lear, Up Jumped a Swagman), dies at 47
  • Apr 23 Shimen Ruskin, actor (Meyer-Corner Bar), dies at 68
  • Apr 25 Carol Reed, English film director (Agony & Ecstasy, Oliver!), dies at 69
  • Apr 25 Margaret Bannerman, actress (Great Defender), dies at 79
  • Apr 26 Allan Jackson, newscaster (Youth Takes a Stand), dies at 60
  • Apr 26 Neil McCallum, actor (Pete-Saber of London), dies at 45
  • Apr 26 Sid James, South African-born British comedian, dies at 62