Deaths in Film & Television in 1982

  • Jan 1 Victor Buono, actor (Mr Schubert-Man from Atlantis), dies at 43
  • Jan 5 Hans Conried, actor (Bullwinkle Show, Make Room for Daddy), dies at 64
  • Jan 5 Harvey Lembeck, actor (Phil Silvers, Hathaways), dies at 56
  • Jan 8 Gregoire Aslan, actor (Concrete Jungle), dies of 73 of a heart attack
  • Jan 8 Reta Shaw, actress (Ghost & Mrs Muir), dies of emphysema at 69
  • Jan 9 Paul Lynde, American comedian and actor (The Hollywood Squares, Uncle Arthur-Bewitched), dies of a possible stroke at 55
  • Jan 18 Trent Lehman, actor (Butch-Nanny & the Professor), dies at 20
  • Jan 23 Hope Hampton, actress (Star Dust, Lawful Larcency), dies at 83
  • Jan 27 Iris Korn, actress (Widder-Palmerstown USA), dies at 60
  • Jan 30 Stanley Holloway, comedian (My Fair Lady, Our Man Higgins), dies at 91
  • Feb 4 Sue Carol, actress (She's My Weakness), dies at 73 of a heart attack
  • Feb 5 Dolores Moran, actress (Yankee Doodle Dandy), dies at 56
  • Feb 11 Takashi Shimura, Japans actor (Rashomon, 7 Samurais), dies at 76
  • Feb 11 Victor Jory, Alaskan actor (Kings Row, Manhunt), dies at 79
  • Feb 12 Victor Jory, actor (Adv of Tom Sawyer, 1st Lady, Jigsaw), dies at 79
  • Feb 14 Henk Schaer, [Hendricus J M Schaareman], Dutch actor, dies at 79
  • Feb 15 Rolfe Sedan, actor (Mailman-George Burns Show), dies at 86
  • Feb 17 Lee Strasberg, acting coach/actor (And Justice for All), dies at 81
  • Feb 18 Tina Carver, actress (Inside Detroit, Uranium Boom), dies at 58
  • Feb 24 Virginia Bruce, actress (Born to Dance, Great Ziegfield), dies at 71
  • Mar 5 John Belushi, comedian (Sat Night Live), dies of drug overdose at 33
  • Mar 6 Jan Lemaire, Dutch actor/writer (Beautiful Juultje), dies at 97
  • Mar 9 Alan Badel, actor (Shogun), dies of a heart attack at 58
  • Mar 9 Rex Marshall, American TV announcer (Circuit Rider, Herman Hickman Show), dies from a heart attack at 64
  • Mar 17 Koos Koster, Dutch newscaster (IKON), murdered in El Salvador
  • Mar 18 Georg G Lampe, Dutch painter/director (Free Academy), dies at 60
  • Mar 21 Harry H Corbett, British actor (Steptoe & Son, Jabberwacky), dies at 57
  • Mar 24 Goodman Ace, American comedian (Easy Aces), dies at 83
  • Mar 29 Rudy Bond, actor (Streetcar Named Desire), dies of heart attack at 68
  • Apr 3 Warren Oates, actor (East of Eden, Stoney Burke), dies at 53
  • Apr 7 Brenda Benet, actress (Track of Thunder), commits suicide by gun at 36
  • Apr 15 Arthur Lowe, Brits actor (Capt Mainwaring in Dad's army), dies at 66
  • Apr 20 Mimi Boesnach, actress (Wedding of Kloris & Roses), dies at 82
  • Apr 21 Joe Sawyer, actor (Biff O'Hara-Adventures of Rin Tin Tin), dies at 80
  • Apr 25 Celia Johnson, English actress (Brief Encounter, Happy Breed), dies at 73
  • Apr 25 Don Wilson, TV announcer (Jack Benny Show), dies at 81
  • Apr 26 Celia Johnson, British actress (Jean Brodie), dies of stroke at 73
  • Apr 27 Tom Tully, actor (Line-up, Shane), dies at 85
  • Apr 28 Bert van Dongen [Abraham J Cohen], Dutch singer and actor, dies at 66
  • May 1 Gene Sheldon, actor (Bernardo-Zorro), dies at 72
  • May 2 Helmut Dantine, Austrian-born American actor, born in Vienna
  • May 2 Hugh Marlowe, actor (Jim Matthews-Another World), dies at 71
  • May 3 Helmut Dantine, actor (Shadow of the Cloak), dies at 64
  • May 6 Sam Baker, American actor, dies at 75
  • May 11 Leigh Snowden, actress (Hot Rod Rumble), dies at 51 of cancer
  • May 14 Hugh Beaumont, actor (Ward-Leave it to Beaver), dies at 73
  • May 25 Larry J Blake, actor (Earth vs the Flying Saucers), dies at 68
  • May 29 Romy Schneider, actress (Cardinal), dies of cardiac arrest at 43
  • Jun 9 Hank Ladd, TV host (Arrow Show, Waiting for the Break), dies at 74
  • Jun 10 Rainer Werner Fassbinder, German filmmaker and director (Marriage of Maria Braum), dies of drug overdose at 36
  • Jun 13 Peter Maivia, wrestler (b. 1935)
  • Jun 14 Marjorie Bennett, actress (Blossom-Dobie Gillis), dies at 87 of cancer
  • Jun 15 Neil Fitzgerald, Irish actor (Bride of Frankenstein), dies at 90
  • Jun 18 Curt Jurgens, actor (Disorder), dies of an acute heart attack at 66
  • Jun 22 Alan Webb, actor (King Lear, Challenge to Lassie), dies at 75
  • Jun 26 Charles Russhon, USAF lt col/liaison for James Bond films, dies at 71
  • Jun 27 Jack Mullaney, actor (My Living Doll, It's About Time), dies at 49
  • Jul 1 Vera [A Veronica] Bondam, actress, dies at 86
  • Jul 3 Henry King, US film director (Song of Bernadette, Gunfighter), dies at 96
  • Jul 6 Russell Thorson, actor (One Man's Family), dies at 72
  • Jul 7 Fred Stuthman, actor (Henry Adler-Hello Larry), dies at 63
  • Jul 8 Isa Miranda, model/actress (Summertime), dies of infected bone at 77
  • Jul 12 Kenneth More, British actor (Genevieve), dies of Parkinson's disease at 67
  • Jul 13 John Alexander, actor (Alien PI), dies at 85
  • Jul 16 Patrick Dewaere, actor (Catherine & Co), shoots self at 35
  • Jul 19 John Harvey, stage and film actor (b. 1911)
  • Jul 21 Dave Garroway, TV host (Today Show), dies at 69
  • Jul 23 Vic Morrow, American actor (Cimmaron), killed by helicopter crash during the filming of "Twilight Zone: The Movie" at 53
  • Jul 26 Betty Walker, actress (Steve Lawrence Show), dies at 54
  • Jul 27 Dan Seymour, actor (We the People, Sing it Again), dies at 67
  • Jul 29 Harold Sakata, actor (Kenji-Sarge), dies at 62
  • Jul 30 Roberta Pedon, American glamour model (b. 1954)
  • Aug 2 Cathleen Nesbitt, English actress (Separate Tables), dies at 93
  • Aug 5 Wanda Rotha, actress (Mrs Fitzherbert), dies at 72
  • Aug 11 Tom Drake, actor (Green Years, Warkill), dies of lung cancer at 63

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Aug 12 Henry Fonda, actor (On Golden Pond), dies of heart disease at 77

  • Aug 13 Charles Walters, US actor/choreographer/dir (High Society), dies at 70
  • Aug 13 Joe E Ross, American comedian (Toody-Car 54, Phil Silvers Show), dies at 68
  • Aug 14 Patrick Magee, Northern Irish actor (Clockwork Orange, King Lear), dies at 60
  • Aug 17 Barney Phillips, actor (Dragnet, Felony Squad), dies at 68
  • Aug 18 Beverly Bayne, actress (Romeo & Juliet, Passionate Youth), dies at 87
  • Aug 19 August Neo, Estonian wrestler (b. 1908)
  • Aug 20 Ulla Jacobsson, Swedish actress (Zulu), dies of bone cancer at 53
  • Aug 25 John AM "Hans" van Tongeren, actor (Hunk), commits suicide at 27

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Aug 29 Ingrid Bergman, Swedish actress (Casablanca, Gaslight), dies on her 67th birthday

  • Sep 2 Jay Novello, actor (Harum Scarum, Rebel Breed), dies of cancer at 78
  • Sep 2 Tom Baker, US actor, dies of a drug overdose in New York at 42
  • Sep 3 Michael Thoma, actor (8 is Enough, Fame), dies at 55
  • Sep 12 Kommer Kleijn, Dutch actor/director (Paul Vlaanderen), dies at 89
  • Sep 13 Philip Ober, actor (Gen Stone-I Dream of Jeannie), dies at 80

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Sep 14 Grace Kelly, princess of Monaco, dies in a car crash at 52

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  • Sep 16 Rolfe Sedan, actor (Mr Beasley-Burns & Allen Show), dies at 86
  • Sep 24 Sarah Churchill, actress (Royal Wedding, Spring Meeting), dies at 67
  • Sep 28 Larry Breeding, actor (Who's Watching the Kids), dies on 36th birthday
  • Sep 28 Mabel Albertson, actress (Gazebo, Bewitched), dies of Alzheimer at 81
  • Oct 3 Vivien Merchant, actress (Accident, Offense), dies at 53
  • Oct 8 Fernando Lamas, Argentine American actor/director (Lost World), dies of cancer at 67
  • Oct 15 Elsie Randolph, actress (That'll Make You Whistle), dies
  • Oct 18 Dwain Esper, American film director (b. 1892)
  • Oct 24 James Philbrook, actor (Islanders, Investigators), dies at 58
  • Nov 1 James Broderick, actor (Doug-Family), dies of cancer at 55
  • Nov 1 King Vidor, American film director (War & Peace, Stella Dallas), dies of a heart ailment at 88
  • Nov 4 Dominique Dunne, actress (Poltergeist), murdered by boyfriend at 23
  • Nov 4 Jacques Tati[scheff], French mime/director, dies at 74
  • Nov 5 Jacques Tati[scheff], French actor/director (Parade), dies at 74
  • Nov 13 Chesney Allen, actress (Okay for Sound, Frozen Limits), dies at 88
  • Nov 16 Arthur Askey, British comedian, dies at 82
  • Nov 17 Bill Baldwin, announcer (Mayor of Hollywood), dies at 69
  • Nov 18 Donald Dillaway, actor (Min & Bill, Platinum Blonde), dies at 78
  • Nov 21 Lee Patrick, actress (Henrietta-Topper, Maltese Falcon), dies at 75
  • Nov 22 Burton Turkus, lawyer/author/TV host (Mr Arsenic), dies at 80
  • Nov 22 Enny, [Engelina] de Leeuwe, actress (Anatevka), dies at 84
  • Nov 23 "Reverend" Grady Nutt, actor (Hee Haw), dies at 47
  • Nov 25 Robert Coote, actor (MacBeth), dies in NYC of a heart attack at 73
  • Nov 26 Dan Tobin, actor (I Married Joan, My Favorite Martian), dies at 73
  • Nov 26 Robert Coote, actor (Timmy-Rogues, Theodore-Nero Wolfe), dies at 73
  • Dec 2 Marty Feldman, comedian (Young Frankenstein), dies at 49
  • Dec 9 Joey Forman, actor (Sid Caesar Show, Joey Bishop Show), dies at 53
  • Dec 10 Freeman "Amos" Gosden, US radio actor (Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 83
  • Dec 10 Roy Webb, American film composer, dies at 94
  • Dec 23 Jack Webb, actor (Joe Friday-Dragnet), dies of a heart attack at 62
  • Dec 29 Sol C Siegel, US film producer (High Society), dies at 79