On This Day

January 18, 1968 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Thursday

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Bert Wheeler, American actor (Brave Eagle, The Nitwits, Hold 'em Jail, High Flyers, Rainmakers), dies at 72
  • John Ridgely, American actor (Northern Pursuit, They Died with Their Boots On, Air Force), dies from a heart ailment at 58
1968 in Film & TV