Deaths in Film & TV on October 6

  • 1953 Porter Hall, actor (Half-Breed, Double Indenity), dies at 64
  • 1960 Douglas Spencer, actor (The Thing), dies at 50
  • 1962 Tod Browning, American film director (b. 1880)
  • 1973 Dennis Price, English actor ( Kind Hearts and Coronets, Separate Tables), dies at 58 (b. 1915)
  • 1973 Sidney Blackmer, actor (Love Crazy), dies of cancer at 58
  • 1975 Henry Calvin, actor (Sgt Garcia-Zorro), dies at 57
  • 1980 Hattie Jacques, actress (Make Mine Mink, Carry On films), dies of a heart attack at 58
  • 1980 Ray Walker, actor (Baby Take a Bow), dies

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1989 Bette Davis, American actress (All About Eve, White Mama), dies at 81

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  • 1992 Denholm Elliott, English actor (Raiders of Lost Ark), dies at 70
  • 1996 Ted Bessell, director/actor (That Girl), dies of an aneurism at 61
  • 1999 Amalia Rodrigues, Portuguese singer and actress (b. 1920)
  • 1999 Gorilla Monsoon, American professional wrestler/commentator (b. 1937)
  • 2000 Richard Farnsworth, American actor (Misery, Havana, Sylvester), dies at 80
  • 2006 Eduardo Mignogna, Argentinian film director (b. 1940)
  • 2008 Kim Ji-hoo, South Korean actor and model (b. 1985)
  • 2009 Douglas Campbell, Scottish born Canadian actor (b. 1922)
  • 2010 Antonie Kamerling, Dutch actor and singer (b. 1966)
  • 2010 Colette Renard, French actress and singer (b. 1924)
  • 2011 Diane Cilento, Australian actress (Agony & Ecstasy, Wicker Man), dies at 78
  • 2015 Kevin Corcoran, American actor (Swiss Family Robinson, Babes in Toyland), dies at 66