Deaths in Film & TV on August 29

  • 1960 Alexander Gauge, actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood), dies at 46
  • 1968 Victor Sutherland, American actor (Captive City), dies at 79
  • 1973 Michael Dunn, short actor (Justine, Boom, Madigan), dies at 38
  • 1973 Stringer Davis, actress (Mouse on the Moon, Miranda), dies at about 77
  • 1975 Leland T. Weed, American singer and actor, dies at 74
  • 1976 Anissa Jones, actress (Buffy, Family Affair), ODs at 18
  • 1977 Jean Hagen, actress (Dead Ringer, Shaggy Dog, Arena), dies at 54
  • 1979 Mary Marquet, actress (Landru, Paris Canaille), dies at 84
  • 1981 Lowell Thomas, newscaster (High Adventure), dies in Pawling NY at 89

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1982 Ingrid Bergman, Swedish actress (Casablanca, Gaslight), dies on her 67th birthday

  • 1983 Simon Oakland, actor (Toma, Kolchak, Baa Baa Black Sheep), dies at 61
  • 1985 Evelyn Ankers, actress (Black Beauty, Jungle Woman), dies at 67
  • 1985 Patrick Barr, actor (Black Orchid, On the Run), dies at 77

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1987 Lee Marvin, actor (Cat Ballou, Gorky Park), dies in Tucson Ariz at 63

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  • 1987 Archie Campbell, American country music comedian (b. 1914)
  • 1991 Dallas Adams, British painter/writer/actor (Terror from Within), dies
  • 1992 Teddy Turner, comedian, dies at 75
  • 1993 Dorian Corey, actor (Paris is Burning), dies of AIDs at 56
  • 1994 Phillip Gilmore, actress (Malcolm X), dies at 38
  • 1995 Frank Perry, American film director (Diary of Mad Housewife, David & Lisa), dies at 65
  • 2001 Francisco Rabal, Spanish actor (b. 1926)
  • 2002 Alan MacNaughtan, Scottish actor (b. 1920)
  • 2003 Michel Constantin, French film actor (b. 1924)
  • 2008 Geoffrey Perkins, British comedy producer (b. 1953)

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2016 Gene Wilder [Jerome Silberman], American actor (Blazing Saddles, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), dies at 83