Deaths in Film & TV on April 19

  • 1926 Squire Bancroft, [Butterfield], actor/manager (Haymarket), dies at 84
  • 1965 George Davis, Flemish actor (Private Lives, Devil May Care), dies at 75
  • 1980 Ethel Wilson, actress (Aunt Harriet-Aldrich Family), dies at 88
  • 1980 Tony Beckley, actor (Assault, When a Stranger Calls), dies at 51
  • 1983 Lorene Scott, actress (Faraway Hill), dies at 74
  • 1986 Alvin Childress, actor (Amos-Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 78
  • 1987 Hugh "Lumpy" Brannum, Actor (Mr Green Jeans), dies at 77
  • 1991 Stanley Hawes, British-born Australian film producer, director and administrator (b. 1905)
  • 1992 Frankie Howerd, actor (Carry on Doctor, Up the Front), dies at 70
  • 1992 Pat Thompson, actress (Strictly Ballroom), dies at 51
  • 1994 Michael Carreras, film Director, dies at 67
  • 1994 Michel van Rooy, Dutch actor (Doctor Vlimmen, The Attack), dies at 43
  • 2005 Ruth Hussey, American actress (Another Thin Man), dies at 93
  • 2005 George Pan Cosmatos, Greek film director (b. 1941)
  • 2007 Jean-Pierre Cassel, French actor (b. 1932)
  • 2011 Elisabeth Sladen, British actress (b. 1946)
  • 2013 Allan Arbus, American actor, dies from heart failure at 95
  • 2013 Patrick Garland, British director, writer, and actor, dies at 78