Deaths in Film & Television in May 1982

  • 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