On This Day

Deaths in Film & Television in 1924

  • Feb 15 Lionel Monckton, British composer (Edwardian musical comedy), dies at 62
  • Mar 6 Meyer van Beem, Dutch actor (Mottige Janus, Black Venus), dies at 85
  • Apr 21 Eleanora Duse, Italian actress (La Gioconda, La Locandiera), dies at 64
  • Nov 19 Thomas Ince, American film director (b. 1882)
  • Dec 6 Gene Stratton-Porter, American author, screenwriter and naturalist (b. 1863)