Deaths in Film & TV on April 30

  • 1955 Rudolf Klein-Rogge, German actor and prototype for silent films master criminal (Metropolis, Spies), dies at 69
  • 1963 Bryant Washburn, American actor (Exposure, Millionaire Kid, Nabonga), dies at 74
  • 1965 Helen Chandler, American actress (Dracula, Salute, Last Flight), dies at 59
  • 1970 Inger Stevens, actress (Katy-Farmer's Daughter), commits suicide at 35
  • 1972 Gia Scala, actress (Garment Jungle, I Aim at the Stars), dies at 38
  • 1973 Josie Sedgwick, American actress (The Best Man, Queen of the Round-Up), dies of stroke at 75

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1974 Agnes Moorehead, American actress (Endora in Bewitched), dies of uterine cancer at 73

  • 1980 Mary McCarty, American actress and singer (Babes in Toyland, Trapper John MD), dies of a heart attack at 56
  • 1983 Jerry Hatsuo Fujikawa, actor (Uncle Matsu-Mr T & Tina), dies at 71
  • 1987 Hugh Dempster, actor (Anna Karenina, Candles at Nine), dies
  • 1991 Michael G Hagerty, actor (Overboard), dies at 39
  • 1996 David Opatoshu [Opatovsky], American actor and writer (Star Trek, Bonino, Secret Empire, Masada), dies at 78
  • 1996 Hélène Cordet, actress (The Limping Man), dies at 78
  • 1996 Jeanne Bal, American actress (Pat-Love & Marriage, Star Trek- The Man Trap), dies at 67
  • 2007 Tom Poston, American actor (Newhart, Mork & Mindy, Steve Allen Show, Newhart), dies from respiratory failure at 85
  • 2007 Gordon Scott [Werschkul], American actor (Tarzan series), dies at 80
  • 2012 George Murdock, American actor, dies at 81