July 1993 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jul 27 NBC TV awarded 1996 Olympic coverage for $456 million
  • Jul 29 Walter Koenig (Chekov in Star Trek) suffers a mild heart attack

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jul 22 Patricia Quinn, 11th child of actor Anthony Quinn (78)
  • Jul 26 Taylor Momsen, American singer and actress (Gossip Girl), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Jul 28 Hannah Lochner, Canadian actress, born in Ontario

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Jul 24 Night Court actor Richard Moll (50) weds Susan Brown (32)
  • Jul 25 Designer Claude Montana (44) weds his model Wallis Franken (44)

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jul 2 Fred Gwynne, actor (Herman-Munsters), dies of pancreatic cancer at 66
  • Jul 4 Anne Shirley, actress (Stella Dallas), dies of lung cancer at 75
  • Jul 4 Charles Crain, actor, dies in Hollywood at 83
  • Jul 9 Will Rogers Jr, American Politician (Rep-D), actor (Boy from Oklahoma), commits suicide at 81
  • Jul 10 Sam Rolfe, American screenwriter (b. 1924)
  • Jul 12 Lily van Lugt Melsert, actress (Tomorrow will be better), dies at 91
  • Jul 14 Robert Strong, American actor, dies at 87
  • Jul 15 David Brian, US actor (Damned Don't Cry, Fort Worth), dies at 78
  • Jul 18 Jean Negulesco, Romanian-American film director (3 Coins in a Fountain), dies at 93
  • Jul 21 Piet Wielinga, TV producer (Dutch Glory), dies at 56
  • Jul 21 Robert J Glass, film producer (ET), is killed at 53
  • Jul 24 Rene Requiestas, Filipino comedian (b. 1957)
  • Jul 25 Nan Grey, actress (Invisible Man Returns), dies on 75th birthday
  • Jul 26 Daniel Fuchs, American screenwriter (Hard Way), dies at 84
  • Jul 28 Herbert Joeks, [van Hugten], Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown), dies at 77
  • Jul 30 Jay Scott, [Jeffrey Scott Beaven], US/Canada movie critic, dies at 43