Deaths in Film & Television in October 1998

  • Oct 2 Gene Autry, American singer, actor, and entrepreneur (b. 1907)
  • Oct 3 Roddy McDowall, English actor (b. 1928)
  • Oct 11 Richard Denning, American actor (b. 1914)
  • Oct 17 Joan Hickson, British actress (b. 1906)
  • Oct 28 James Goldman, American screenwriter/playwright (The Lion in Winter) dies of a heart attack at 71