Deaths in Film & TV on June 7

  • 1654 Giambattista Andreini, Italian playwright and actor (L'adamo), dies at 76

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1893 Edwin Booth, American Shakespearean actor (Hamlet), dies at 59

  • 1940 James Hall, writer/actor (Millie, Hell's Angels), dies at 39
  • 1963 ZaSu Pitts, American actress (Life With Father, Dames, Wedding March), dies at 69

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1965 Judy Holliday, American comedienne/actress (Born Yesterday, Adam's Rib), dies of cancer at 43

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  • 1967 Pauline Brooks, actress (Make a Million), dies of cancer at 54
  • 1968 Dan Duryea, actor (Pride of the Yankees), dies of cancer at 60
  • 1973 Lane Bradford, actor (Dead Man's Gold, Gun Hawk), dies at 50
  • 1980 Richard Bonnelli, actor (Enter Madame), dies
  • 1984 George Givot, actor (Versatile Vaudeville), dies at 81
  • 1988 Vernon Washington, American actor (b. 1927)
  • 1990 Barbara Baxley, actress (Norma Rae), dies at 63 of a heart attack
  • 1991 Eric Francis, actor (Shillingbury Blowers), dies
  • 1992 Bob Sweeney, director/actor (Toby Tyler), dies of cancer at 73
  • 1994 Dennis Potter, British TV writer (Pennies from Heaven), dies at 59
  • 1995 Joseph Tomelty, actor/playwright (Bedevilled, Moby Dick), dies at 84
  • 2003 Trevor Goddard, English actor (b. 1962)
  • 2006 John Tenta, Canadian professional wrestler (b. 1963)
  • 2008 Rudy Fernandez, Filipino actor (b. 1953)
  • 2010 Adriana Xenides, Australian TV personality (b. 1956)

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2015 Sir Christopher Lee, English actor (The Lord of the Rings, Dracula), dies at 93