1990 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jan 11 Actor Joseph Cotton undergoes vocal cancer operation at 84
  • Jan 14 11th ACE Cable Awards: CNN wins the Golden CableACE for the coverage of the events in Beijing, China
  • Jan 15 6th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Santa Barbara wins

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

Jan 20 47th Golden Globes: "Born on the Fouth of July", Tom Cruise, & Michelle Pfeiffer win

Actor Tom Cruise
Actor
Tom Cruise
  • Jan 27 6th Sundance Film Festival: "Chameleon Street" wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic
  • Feb 5 Notre Dame becomes 1st team to sell its game to a major network (NBC)
  • Feb 8 "60 Minutes" commentator Andy Rooney suspended by CBS for racial remarks attributed to him by a gay magazine
  • Feb 9 "Bradys" return to TV for 6 episodes on CBS TV
  • Feb 10 6th Largest wrestling crowd (63,900-Tokyo Dome)

Music awardsMusic Awards

Feb 21 "The Batman Theme" by Danny Elfman wins Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Composition at 32nd Annual Grammy Awards

Composer Danny Elfman
Composer
Danny Elfman
  • Feb 25 On a BBC taped interview, rock star Stevie Nicks breaks down, saying that she will never have children & no man can stand her for long
  • Mar 3 Carole Gist (20) is the 1st African American to be crowned Miss USA in Wichita, Kansas
  • Mar 10 4th American Comedy Award: "When Harry Met Sally"

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

Mar 11 16th People's Choice Awards: Dustin Hoffman & Meryl Streep win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Bill Cosby & Phylicia Rashad win (TV)

Actor/Comedian Bill Cosby
Actor/Comedian
Bill Cosby
Actor Dustin Hoffman
Actor
Dustin Hoffman
Actress Meryl Streep
Actress
Meryl Streep
  • Mar 21 "Normal Life" starring Moon Unit & Dweezil Zappa premieres on CBS-TV
  • Mar 21 "Sydney" starring Valerie Bertinelli premieres on CBS-TV
  • Mar 25 10th Golden Raspberry Awards: Star Trek V wins

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

Mar 26 62nd Academy Awards: "Driving Miss Daisy", Daniel Day-Lewis, Jessica Tandy win

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 26 Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa wins the Academy Award for Lifetime Achievement

Film Director and Screenwriter Akira Kurosawa
Film Director and Screenwriter
Akira Kurosawa
  • Mar 31 "Carol & Company" starring Carol Burnett premieres on NBC-TV
  • Apr 1 "Ha!" comedy Channel on cable TV begins transmitting
  • Apr 1 CBS fires sportscaster Brent Mussburger
  • Apr 4 "Marshall Chronicles" premieres on ABC-TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Apr 5 Paul Newman wins a court victory over Julius Gold, to keep giving all profits from Newman foods to charity

Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman
  • Apr 8 "Twin Peaks" created by David Lynch and starring Kyle MacLachlan premieres on ABC-TV
  • Apr 9 "Capital News" starring Lloyd Bridges premieres on ABC-TV
  • Apr 13 Final episode of Pat Sajak's late night TV show on CBS
  • Apr 21 "Cartoon All Stars to Rescue" shown on all 4 TV networks
  • May 6 Tom Cruise is ticketed for careless operation of a vehicle in South Carolina

Event of interestEvent of Interest

May 12 3rd time "Saturday Night Live" uses time delay (Andrew Dice Clay hosts)

Television Producer Lorne Michaels
Television Producer
Lorne Michaels

Event of interestEvent of Interest

May 12 Nora Dunn & Sinead O'Connor boycott "Saturday Night Live" to protest Andrew "Dice" Clay's hosting

Singer-Songwriter Sinead O'Connor
Singer-Songwriter
Sinead O'Connor
Television Producer Lorne Michaels
Television Producer
Lorne Michaels
  • May 15 Mona Grudt, 19, of Norway, crowned 39th Miss Universe
  • May 17 "Cheers" star Kelsey Grammer sentenced to jail for 30 days for DWI
  • May 18 TV movie "Return To Green Acres" airs
  • May 19 General Elvis, TV Drama last airs on ABC
  • May 21 Last episode of "Newhart" airs on CBS-TV
  • May 21 43rd Cannes Film Festival: "Wild at Heart" directed by David Lynch wins the Palme d'Or
  • May 28 "Dave Thomas Comedy Show" debuts on CBS-TV

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

May 31 Seinfeld starring Jerry Seinfeld, debuts on NBC as Seinfeld Chronicles

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld
Comedian
Jerry Seinfeld

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 11 UN appoints Olivia Newton-John environmental ambassador

Singer and actress Olivia Newton-John
Singer and actress
Olivia Newton-John
  • Jun 14 Date of the events in the movie Mr Destiny
  • Jun 21 Little Richard gets a star on Hollywood's walk of fame

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 22 Adam Sandler joins "Saturday Night Live"

Actor Adam Sandler
Actor
Adam Sandler
Television Producer Lorne Michaels
Television Producer
Lorne Michaels
  • Jun 23 TV Guide selects Arsenio Hall as TV personality of year
  • Jun 25 "Dave Thomas Comedy Show" last airs on CBS-TV
  • Jun 25 NBC decides to air episodes of "Quantum Leap" for 5 straight days

Film release premierFilm Premier

Jul 6 "Jetsons the Movie" by Hanna-Barbera with Tiffany, premieres

Animator Joseph Barbera
Animator
Joseph Barbera
Animator William Hanna
Animator
William Hanna
  • Jul 16 Bridgette LeAnn Wilson, 17, of Oregon, 8th crowned Miss Teen USA
  • Jul 16 Rick Dee's "Into the Night" premieres on ABC-TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 25 Roseanne Barr sings National Anthem at Cincinnati Reds-San Diego Padres game

Comedienne and Actress Roseanne Barr
Comedienne and Actress
Roseanne Barr
  • Aug 2 23rd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Holiday Inn

Film release premierFilm Premier

Aug 17 "Exorcist 3" film written and directed by William Peter Blatty, premieres

Writer & Filmmaker William Peter Blatty
Writer & Filmmaker
William Peter Blatty
  • Aug 27 WWF Summer Slam-Ultimate Warrior beats Rick Rude

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 3 Jerry Lewis' 25th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $44,172,186

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Comedian
Jerry Lewis

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

Sep 4 47th Venice Film Festival: "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead" directed by Tom Stoppard wins Golden Lion

Playwright Tom Stoppard
Playwright
Tom Stoppard
  • Sep 7 Marjorie Judith Vincent (Ill), 25, crowned 64th Miss America 1991
  • Sep 16 42nd Emmy Awards: LA Law, Murphy Brown, Peter Falk & Patricia Wettig win

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 16 Dennis Quaid & Meg Ryan wed

Actress Meg Ryan
Actress
Meg Ryan

Film release premierFilm Release

Sep 19 "Goodfellas", directed by Martin Scorsese, starring Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, and Ray Liotta, is released

Actor Robert De Niro
Actor
Robert De Niro
Film Director Martin Scorsese
Film Director
Martin Scorsese
  • Sep 23 PBS begins an 11 hour miniseries on Civil War

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 28 Marvin Gaye gets a star on Hollywood's walk of fame

Singer Marvin Gaye
Singer
Marvin Gaye

Film release premierFilm Premier

Oct 4 U.S. premiere of Fox TV's "Beverly Hills, 90210" starring Luke Perry, Jason Priestley and Shannen Doherty

  • Oct 5 "Henry and June" film, based on the book by Anaïs Nin, first film to be given an NC-17 rating in the US, released

Film release premierFilm Premier

Oct 19 "Dances with Wolves" directed by Kevin Costner and starring Kevin Costner and Mary McDonnell premieres in Washington, D.C. (Academy Awards Best Picture 1991)

  • Nov 6 Arsenio Hall gets a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame

Music releaseAlbum Release

Nov 6 "I'm Your Baby Tonight" 3rd studio album by Whitney Houston is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1991)

Singer and actress Whitney Houston
Singer and actress
Whitney Houston
  • Nov 8 Gina Marie Tolleson of USA, 21, crowned 40th Miss World

Film release premierFilm Premier

Nov 10 John Hughes' film "Home Alone" directed by Chris Columbus and starring Macaulay Culkin premieres in Chicago

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 30 American actor Burt Lancaster suffers a stroke

HeartEngagement of Interest

Dec 7 Ted Turner & Jane Fonda announce their engagement

Actress Jane Fonda
Actress
Jane Fonda
Founder of CNN Ted Turner
Founder of CNN
Ted Turner
  • Dec 9 23rd NAACP Image Awards: "Coming to America" wins Outstanding Motion Picture

Film release premierFilm Premier

Dec 25 "The Godfather Part III" directed by Francis Ford Coppola and starring Al Pacino, Diane Keaton and Andy Garcia premieres


Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jan 7 Liam Aiken, American actor
  • Jan 7 Camryn Grimes, American actress, born in Van Nuys, California
  • Jan 13 Liam Hemsworth, Australian actor (Hunger Games films), born in Melbourne
  • Jan 14 Grant Gustin, American actor (The Flash), born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • Jan 15 Chris Warren Jr., American actor
  • Jan 21 Jacob Smith, American actor
  • Jan 26 Christopher Massey, American actor
  • Jan 30 Jake Thomas, American actor (A.I. Artificial Intelligence, Lizzie McGuire), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Jan 30 Eiza Gonzalez, Mexican actress/singer
  • Feb 9 Camille Winbush, American actress
  • Feb 11 Q'orianka Kilcher, US actress and activist (The New World), born in Schweigmatt, Germany

Person of interestEl Rubius

Feb 13 El Rubius [Rubén Doblas Gundersen], Spanish YouTube star (6th most subscribed channel), born in Mijas, Spain

YouTube Star El Rubius
YouTube Star
El Rubius
  • Mar 1 Harry Eden, English actor, born in Old Harlow, Essex
  • Mar 4 Andrea Bowen, American actress
  • Mar 13 Alec Medlock, American actor, born in Torrance, California
  • Mar 24 Keisha Castle-Hughes, Australian-born New Zealand actress
  • Mar 28 Zoe Sugg [Zoella], British YouTube vlogger, born in Lacock, Wilshire
  • Apr 5 Haruma Miura, Japanese Actor

Person of interestKristen Stewart

Apr 9 Kristen Stewart, American actress (Bella Swan-The Twilight Saga), born in Los Angeles, California

  • Apr 10 Alex Pettyfer, English actor (Stormbreaker), born in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England

Person of interestEmma Watson

Apr 15 Emma Watson, English actress (Hermione Granger-Harry Potter Series), born in Paris, France

Actress Emma Watson
Actress
Emma Watson
  • Apr 16 Lorraine Nicholson, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 19 Kim Chiu, Filipino actress
  • Apr 23 Matthew Dillon Underwood, American actor

Person of interestHolaSoyGerman

Apr 25 HolaSoyGerman [Germán Garmendia], Chilean YouTube star (second-most subscribed channel), born in Copiapó, Chile

YouTube Star HolaSoyGerman
YouTube Star
HolaSoyGerman
  • May 2 Kay Panabaker, American actor
  • May 17 Leven Rambin, American actress
  • May 30 Dean Collins, American actor
  • Jun 2 Brittany Curran, American actress
  • Jun 13 Aaron Johnson, British actor
  • Jun 28 Jasmine Richards, Canadian actress (Camp Rock), born in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
  • Jul 2 Margot Robbie, Australian actress and producer (The Wolf of Wall Street, Focus), born in Dalby, Queensland
  • Jul 11 Connor Paolo, American actor
  • Jul 13 Matt Weinberg, American actor
  • Jul 15 Olly Alexander [Oliver Thornton], British actor, singer-songwriter (Years & Years), and LGBT activist, born in Harrogate, England
  • Jul 19 Steven Anthony Lawrence, American actor
  • Jul 24 Daveigh Chase, American actress
  • Jul 27 Nick Hogan, American reality TV star
  • Jul 27 Indiana Evans, Australian actress
  • Jul 28 Shana Swash, English actress (EastEnders), born in London Borough of Camden, London
  • Aug 1 Landry Allbright, American actress (Bridget Forrester in Bold & Beautiful), born in San Dimas, California
  • Aug 2 Alice Connor, British actress
  • Aug 6 Jon Benet Ramsey, little beauty queen (murdered in 1996)
  • Aug 9 Adelaide Kane, Australian actress

Person of interestJennifer Lawrence

Aug 15 Jennifer Lawrence, American actress (Winter's Bone, Silver Linings Playbook), born in Louisville, Kentucky

  • Aug 17 Colin Bates, American actor
  • Aug 17 Rachel Hurd-Wood, British actress
  • Sep 5 Jeremy Snider, American actor (Eric Jr-Bold & Beautiful), born in California
  • Sep 9 Melody Klaver, Dutch actress
  • Sep 10 Chandler Massey, actor (Days of our Lives), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Sep 19 Saki Fukuda, Japanese actress
  • Sep 21 Allison Scagliotti, American actress
  • Sep 21 Christian Serratos, American actress
  • Sep 27 Kylee Lin, American beauty pageant winner
  • Oct 1 Charlie McDonnell, British YouTube Personality
  • Oct 3 Rhian Denise Ramos, Filipino actress
  • Oct 5 Myles Jeffrey, American actor
  • Oct 18 Carly Schroeder, American actress
  • Oct 22 Jonathan William Lipnicki, actor (Jeff Foxworthy Show, Jerry McGuirre)
  • Oct 29 Carlson Young, American actress
  • Oct 31 James Charles Lewis aka Lil' JJ, American actor and singer, born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Nov 14 Jessie Jacobs, Australian actress and singer (d. 2008)
  • Nov 15 Kanata Hongō, Japanese actor
  • Nov 17 Shanica Knowles, American actress
  • Nov 29 Blake Tuomy-Wilhoit, actor (Full House)
  • Nov 29 Dylan Tuomy-Wilhoit, actor (Full House)
  • Nov 30 Kara Crane, American actress
  • Dec 10 Giulia Boverio, Italian actress
  • Dec 15 Rachel Brosnahan, American actress (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Dec 22 Jean-Baptiste Maunier, French actor
  • Dec 23 Anna Maria Perez de Tagle, American actress, model, and singer
  • Dec 28 David Archuleta, American Idol runner-up, American Singer

Weddings in Film & TV


HeartWedding of Interest

Feb 5 Actor Rowan Atkinson (35) weds Sunetra Sastry in New York

Actor and Comedian Rowan Atkinson
Actor and Comedian
Rowan Atkinson
  • May 5 "Crocodile Dundee" actors Paul Hogan (50) weds Linda Kozlowski (32) at their newly built $3 million mansion at Faraway Possum Creek in New South Wales, Australia

HeartWedding of Interest

Jul 1 Country singer-songwriter Hank Williams Jr (41) weds model Mary Jane Thomas at a Congregational church near his ranch in Missoula, Montana

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Hank Williams Jr
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Hank Williams Jr
  • Aug 11 "General Hospital" actor Maurice Benard (27) weds Paula Smith
  • Nov 23 Model Cheryl Tiegs marries actor Tony Peck

HeartWedding of Interest

Dec 1 Film director John Carpenter (36) weds producer Sandy King

Horror film director John Carpenter
Horror film director
John Carpenter

HeartWedding of Interest

Dec 15 Rocker Rod Stewart marries supermodel Rachel Hunter

Singer Rod Stewart
Singer
Rod Stewart

HeartWedding of Interest

Dec 15 Actress Natasha Richardson (27) weds producer Robert Fox (37)

HeartWedding of Interest

Dec 15 Academy award-winning director David Lean (82) weds interior designer Sandra Cooke (51)

Film Director David Lean
Film Director
David Lean
  • Dec 24 Actor Tom Cruise (28) marries actress Nicole Kidman (23)

Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Jan 29 Actor Michael Keaton (38) divorces actress Caroline McWilliams (44) after 7 years of marriage

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Oct 14 Jeff Goldblum and wife Geena Davis file for divorce after nearly 2 years of marriage


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1 - 100 of 162

  • Jan 1 Charles Boost, Dutch film critic, dies at 82
  • Jan 2 Alan Hale Jr., American actor (Skipper-Gilligan's Island), dies of cancer at 68
  • Jan 3 Ken Hill, actor (Cobra, Protocol), dies
  • Jan 5 Arthur Kennedy, American actor (Fantastic Voyage, Peyton Place), dies of a brain tumor at 76
  • Jan 6 Hans Jaray, actor (Lydia, Fedora), dies
  • Jan 6 Ian Charleson, actor (Gandhi, Chariots of Fire), dies of AIDS at 40
  • Jan 8 Terry-Thomas [Thomas Terry Stevens], British actor (It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World), dies of Parkinson's disease at 78
  • Jan 10 Juliet Berto, screenwriter/actress (Bastienne Bastien), dies at 42
  • Jan 10 Yvonne Peattie Marquard, actress (Donovan's Reef), dies
  • Jan 11 Mary Jane Carr, actress (Forbidden Trail, Second Wife), dies
  • Jan 11 Kittens Reichert [Catherine Alma Reichert], American silent screen child actor [House of Cards, Les Misérables], dies at 79
  • Jan 14 David Arkin, actor (I Love You Alice B Toklas), dies
  • Jan 15 Gordon Jackson, Scottish actor (Upstairs, Downstairs, The Professionals, The Great Escape), dies after a short illness at 66
  • Jan 18 Rusty Hamer, American actor (b. 1947)
  • Jan 20 Barbara Stanwyck, [Ruby Stevens], actress (Big Valley), dies at 82
  • Jan 24 Madge Bellamy, American actress, dies of heart failure at 90
  • Jan 25 Alexander Lockwood, actor (Duel), dies

Person of interestAva Gardner

Jan 25 Ava Gardner, American actress (Barefoot Contessa, On the Beach), dies of pneumonia at 67

Actress Ava Gardner
Actress
Ava Gardner
  • Jan 27 Helen Jerome Eddy, actress (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm), dies at 92
  • Feb 2 Joel Fluellen, American actor (Porgy and Bess, Burning Cross, Learning Tree), commits suicide at 82
  • Feb 4 Whipper Billy Watson, Canadian professional wrestler (b. 1917)
  • Feb 6 Jane Novak, silent screen actress (Ghost Town), dies of stroke at 94
  • Feb 6 John Merivale, actor (Caltiki), dies
  • Feb 13 Ken Lynch, actor (Paratroop Command, Legend of Tom Dooley), dies at 79
  • Feb 14 Jean Wallace, [Walasek], actress (Big Combo), dies of hemorrhage at 66
  • Feb 15 Henry Brandon [Heinrich von Kleinbach], German-American actor (The Searchers, Assault on Precinct 13, Drums of Fu Manchu), dies from a heart attack at 77
  • Feb 15 Jack Fletcher, American actor (Calucci's Department, Once Upon a Mattress), dies of heart attack at 68
  • Feb 17 Erik Rhodes [Ernest Sharpe], American actor (Top Hat, Night at the Ritz), dies of pneumonia at 84
  • Feb 17 Marc Clement, actor (Career Opportunities, Sluggers Wife), dies
  • Feb 18 Hulk, fictional character in "Death of Incredible Hulk" on NBC, dies
  • Feb 22 Stephen Burns, actor (Casey's Shadow), dies
  • Feb 25 Deborra Hampton, actress (Crossroads, 2 of a Kind), dies at 30
  • Feb 28 Fabia Drake, actress (Nice Girl Like Me), dies at 86
  • Mar 5 Gary Merrill, American actor (Young Dr Kildare, All About Eve), dies of a lung cancer at 74
  • Mar 15 Tom Harmon, American football player and broadcaster (b. 1919)
  • Mar 17 Capucine [Germaine Lefebvre], French actress and fashion model (Pink Panther, What's New Pussycat?), commits suicide at 62
  • Mar 18 Robin Harris, actor (House Party, Mo' Better Blues), dies at 36
  • Mar 24 Alice Sapritch, actress (European Vacation), dies
  • Mar 24 Ray Goulding, comedian (Bob & Ray), dies of kidney failure at 68
  • Mar 24 Rene Enriquez, actor (Hill St Blues), dies of pancreatic cancer at 56
  • Mar 26 International Chrysis, Transvestite actor (Q&A), dies of cancer at 38
  • Mar 28 Helene Fortescu Reynolds, actress (Bermuda Mystery), dies at 65
  • Apr 2 Aldo Fabrizi, actor (Postman Goes to War, Open City), dies at 85
  • Apr 3 Katharine Balfour, actress (Love Story), dies of ALS at 69
  • Apr 8 Doreen Sloane, English actress (Coronation Street), dies of cancer at 56
  • Apr 13 Luis Trenker, South Tyrolean film producer, director, actor (Berge in Flammen), dies at 97
  • Apr 13 Ronald Ibbs, Irish actor (No Hiding Place, The Saint), dies at 74
  • Apr 14 Peter Dunn, actor (Invaders from Mars) dies
  • Apr 15 Henry Kendrick, American actor (Raising Arizona) dies at 56

Person of interestGreta Garbo

Apr 15 Greta Garbo, Swedish actress (Anna Karenina, Camille), dies at 84

Actress Greta Garbo
Actress
Greta Garbo
  • Apr 18 Robert D Webb, American director and actor (Love Me Tender, Jackals), dies at 87
  • Apr 18 Gory Guerrero, professional wrestler (b. 1921)
  • Apr 20 Alex McCrindle, Scottish actor (Star Wars, Eye of the Needle), dies at 78
  • Apr 22 Bertil Unger, actor (Devil & Max Devlin), dies
  • Apr 23 Palmer Deane, actor (Still of the Night), dies
  • Apr 23 Paulette Goddard, American actress (Modern Times, The Great Dictator, Hazard), dies at 79
  • Apr 24 Tom Rolfing, actor (He Knows You're Alone, Cliff-Another World), dies
  • Apr 25 Dexter Gordon, American jazz tenor saxophonist and actor (Round Midnight, The Other Side of Round Midnight), dies of kidney failure at 67
  • May 1 Sunset Carson [Michael Harrison] American western actor (Cat of Rockies, El Paso Kid, Oregon Trail), dies at 69
  • May 2 David Rappaport, 3'11' actor (Wizard, LA Law), shoots himself at 38
  • May 6 Charles Farrell, American actor (7th Heaven, My Little Margie), dies at 89
  • May 7 Jessica James, actress (Spring Break), dies of breast cancer at 60
  • May 10 Susan Oliver, actress (Disorderly Orderly), dies of cancer at 61

Person of interestJim Henson

May 16 Jim Henson, puppeteer (Sesame Street, Muppet Show), dies at 53

Muppeteer Jim Henson
Muppeteer
Jim Henson
  • May 16 Samuel "Sammy" Davis Jr, American singer/dancer/actor (Ocean's 11, Candy Man), dies of throat cancer at 64
  • May 18 Jill Ireland, English actress (Carry on Nurse, Family), dies of cancer at 54
  • May 21 Franklyn Seales, actor (Silver Spoon, Onion Field), dies of AIDS at 37
  • May 22 Max Wall, actor (Jabberwocky), dies
  • May 22 Rocky Graziano, boxer/writer/actor (Mr Rock & Roll), dies at 71 of heart failure
  • May 25 Vic Tayback, actor (Mel-Alice), dies of a heart attack at 60
  • May 28 Joseph Hardy, actor and director (Tree Grows in Brooklyn), dies at 71
  • Jun 1 Eric Barker, actor/writer (Carry on Sergeant, Roommates), dies
  • Jun 2 Frederick Mellinger, founder of Fredericks of Hollywood, dies at 76

Person of interestRex Harrison

Jun 2 Rex Harrison, English actor (My Fair Lady), dies of cancer at 82

  • Jun 2 Stuart Hall, actor (Cavalcade, Dawn Patrol), dies
  • Jun 3 Tom Brown, American actor (Buck Privates Come Home, In Old Chicago), dies from cancer at 77
  • Jun 4 Jack Gilford, American comedic actor (Save the Tiger, Cocoon, Arthur 2), dies at 81 of stomach cancer
  • Jun 7 Barbara Baxley, American actress and singer (Norma Rae, Countdown), dies at 67 of a heart attack
  • Jun 20 Ina Balin, actress (Patsy), dies at 52, of pulmonary hypertension
  • Jul 1 Anna Palk, actress (Play it Cool, Frozen Dead), dies of cancer at 48
  • Jul 6 Jim Samuels, comedian, dies of spinal meningitis at 41
  • Jul 8 Howard Duff, American actor (Flamingo Road, Knots Landing), dies at 76 of a heart attack
  • Jul 11 Onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Lifespan, Broken Mirrors, The Lift), dies at 67
  • Jul 14 Dallas Alinder, American actor, dies at 58
  • Jul 15 Alison Leggatt, actress (Day of Triffids, Cows), dies at 86
  • Jul 15 Margaret Mary Lockwood, actress (Man in Grey, Wicked Lady), dies at 73
  • Jul 15 Margaret Lockwood, British actress (Cast a Dark Shadow, The Lady Vanishes), dies of cirrhosis of the liver at 73
  • Jul 17 Bernard Cowan, TV announcer, dies of kidney disease at 68
  • Jul 19 Eddie Quillan, American actor (Mutiny on the Bounty, Julia, Hell Town), dies of cancer at 83
  • Jul 19 Herbert Nelson, actor (Guilding Light), dies of a stroke at 76
  • Jul 19 Johnny Wayne, comedian (Wayne & Shuster), dies of cancer at 72
  • Jul 20 Sara Heyblom, Dutch actress (Obsessions, Pygmalion), dies
  • Jul 22 Preben Neergaard, Danish actor (Mordskab), dies of cancer at 70
  • Jul 23 Georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86
  • Jul 27 Elizabeth Allan, actress (Tale of 2 Cities, Camille, Java Head), dies
  • Jul 27 Nick Pippins, actor (Simon), dies of AIDS at 35
  • Jul 28 Jill Esmond, actress (13 Women, My Pal Wolfe, FP 1), dies at 82
  • Jul 28 Maurice Braddell, actor (Things to Come), dies
  • Aug 2 Edwin Richfield, British actor (Interpol Calling, The Avengers), dies at 68
  • Aug 6 Charles Arnt, actor (Double Exposure), dies of pancreatic cancer at 82