Deaths in Film & Television in August 1987

  • Aug 1 Benson Fong, American actor (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart), dies at 70
  • Aug 1 Pola Negri, actress (Forbidden Paradise), dies at 92
  • Aug 4 Kenny Price, comedian (Midwestern Hayride, Hee Haw), dies at 56
  • Aug 6 Sherwood Bailey, actor (Spud-Our Gang), dies
  • Aug 10 Calvin Culver, actor (Score), dies
  • Aug 10 Clara Peller, actress (Where's the Beef), dies at 86
  • Aug 10 Raquel Torres, actress (Duck Soup, Sea Bat), dies
  • Aug 17 Shaike Ophir, Israeli actor (b. 1929)
  • Aug 19 Hayden Rorke, Brooklyn, actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Night Walker), dies
  • Aug 24 Malcolm Kirk, English wrestler (b. 1936)
  • Aug 28 John Huston, US/Irish actor/director (Maltese Falcon), dies at 81

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Aug 29 Lee Marvin, actor (Cat Ballou, Gorky Park), dies in Tucson Ariz at 63

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  • Aug 29 Archie Campbell, American country music comedian (b. 1914)