On This Day

October 17, 1991 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Thursday

Deaths in Film & TV

  • "Tennessee" Ernie Ford, American country music singer ("Sixteen Tons"), and actor (I Love Lucy; The Ford Show), dies of liver disease at 72
  • J. G. Devlin, Northern Irish actor (No Surrender), dies at 84
1991 in Film & TV