Deaths in Film & Television in August 1990

  • Aug 2 Edwin Richfield, British actor (b. 1921)
  • Aug 6 Charles Arnt, actor (Double Exposure), dies of pancreatic cancer at 82
  • Aug 6 Gordon Metcalfe, actor (Monster in the Closet), dies of AIDS at 43
  • Aug 7 Eva Sully Block, actress (Kid Millions), dies of heart failure at 88
  • Aug 9 Dorothy Appleby, actress (Small Town Boy, Paradise Express), dies
  • Aug 12 Dorothy Mackaill, actress (Love Affair), dies of kidney failure at 87
  • Aug 12 Sara Seegar, [Stone], actor (Mystery of Room 13), dies at 76
  • Aug 13 Jimmy Starr, actor (Hot Flashes), dies at 86
  • Aug 15 Nina Bara, actress (Missile to the Moon), dies of cancer at 66
  • Aug 16 Pat O'Connor, New Zealand professional wrestler (b. 1925)
  • Aug 17 Pearl Bailey, actress (Landlord)/singer, dies of heart attack at 72
  • Aug 17 Roderick Cook, actor (Rockabye), dies of apparent heart attack at 58
  • Aug 18 Raf Reymen, Flemish actor, dies
  • Aug 22 Merlin Marston, actor (Blue Sky), dies of non-Hodgkins lymphoma at 45
  • Aug 27 Raymond St Jacques, actor/dir (Falcon Crest), dies of cancer at 60