Deaths in Film & TV on April 11

  • 1973 Ted Decorsia, American actor (The Killing, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea), dies at 67
  • 1974 Curt Conway, American actor, dies at 58
  • 1975 Dorothy Patten, American actress, dies at 70
  • 1976 Liam Dunn, American actor, dies at 59
  • 1977 Jacques PrĂ©vert, French poet and screenwriter (b. 1900)
  • 1980 Florence Lake, American actress (Edgar Kennedy shorts), dies at 75
  • 1983 Dolores Del Rio, actress (Cheyenne Autumn), dies at 78
  • 1987 Kent Taylor [Louis Weiss], American actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders), dies at 79
  • 1988 Jeff Donnell, actor (Hoedown, 9 Girls), dies at 66 of a heart attack
  • 1992 Adele Dixon, singer/actress (Uneasy Virtue), dies of pneumonia at 83
  • 1992 James Brown, actor (Rip-Adv of Rin Tin Tin), dies at 72
  • 2000 Diana Darvey, British actress, singer and dancer (b. 1945)
  • 2001 Harry Secombe, Welsh actor and comedian (b. 1921)
  • 2007 Roscoe Lee Browne, American actor (b. 1925)
  • 2013 Jonathan Winters, American comedian and actor, dies from natural causes at 87