Deaths in Film & Television in January 1991

  • Jan 2 Renato Rascel, actor (7 Hills of Rome), dies of heart failure at 78
  • Jan 4 Berry Kroeger, actor (Demon Seed), dies of kidney failure at 78
  • Jan 4 Harry Krimer, actor (Napoleon), committed suicide at 94
  • Jan 5 John Eckhardt, actor born without legs (Freaks), dies at 82
  • Jan 5 Marie Madeline Sullivan, actress (Elvira Mistress of Dark), dies at 80
  • Jan 12 Keye Luke, Chinese-American actor (Across the Pacific, Charlie Chan's No 1 Son), dies after a stroke at 86
  • Jan 18 Lillian Bond, actress (Air Mail, Pick-up, Blond Cheat), dies at 83
  • Jan 18 Nita Krebs, actress (The Wizard of Oz), dies of heart attack at 85
  • Jan 19 Don Beddoe, actor (Bullwhip, Loophole, Texas), dies at 87
  • Jan 19 Glenn Langan, actor (Big Chase, Jungle Heat, Rapture), dies at 73
  • Jan 19 John Russell, American actor (Apache Uprising, Yellow Sky), dies at 70
  • Jan 20 Louis Seigner, actor (Eclipse, Special Section), dies in a fire at 87
  • Jan 21 Frank Mitchell, actor (Music is Magic, Prairie Gunsmoke), dies
  • Jan 24 George Gobel, comedian, dies of a heart attack at 71
  • Jan 24 Lawrence Lott, actor (Real Men, Philadelphia Experiment), dies of AIDS at 40
  • Jan 25 Stanley Brock, actor (Tin Men), dies of heart attack at 59
  • Jan 30 John McIntire, actor (Virginian, Psycho), dies of emphysema at 83