December 1995 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dec 6 Michael Jackson collapses while rehearsing for an HBO special

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • Dec 12 CBC announces Radio Canada International service to end on March 31

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Dec 13 Christopher Reeve released from physical rehab center after his fall from his horse in a riding competition

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Dec 26 Zach Mills, American actor

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Dec 2 Roxie Roker, actress (Helen Willis-Jeffersons), dies at 66
  • Dec 3 Jimmy Jewel, comedian, dies at 82
  • Dec 5 Robert Parrish, film director editor/actor (Casino Royale), dies at 79
  • Dec 6 Kathleen Harrison, actress (Fast Lady, Big Money), dies at 103
  • Dec 8 George J Lewis, Mexican-born actor (Don-Zorro), dies at 91
  • Dec 9 Toni Cade Bambara, filmmaker, dies at 56
  • Dec 9 Vivian Blaine, actress (Guys & Dolls), dies of heart failure at 74
  • Dec 11 Arthur Mullard, English actor, comedian and singer (Romany Jones), dies at 82
  • Dec 11 John Heawood, actor singer/choreographer (Pleasure Garden), dies at 75
  • Dec 12 Andrew Olle, broadcaster, dies at 48
  • Dec 20 Madge Sinclair, actress (Star Trek IV, Conrack, Convoy), dies at 55
  • Dec 22 Butterfly McQueen, actress (Gone With the Wind), dies in a fire at 84
  • Dec 23 Patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Mutiny), dies at 84
  • Dec 25 Dean Martin [Dino Paul Crocetti], American singer and actor (Martin and Lewis, The Dean Martin Show), dies at 78
  • Dec 27 Jeremy John Beadle, British critic, writer and broadcaster, dies of AIDS at 39
  • Dec 27 Peter Refn, Danish journalist/director (Violets are Blue), dies at 54

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Dec 29 Lita Grey, second wife of Charlie Chaplin, dies of cancer at 87

Actress Lita Grey
Lita Grey