Deaths in Film & Television in 1928

  • Jan 27 Marie Verstraete, actress (Frou-Frou/Nora), dies at 74
  • Jun 22 George Siegmann, American actor (Birth of Nation, Queen of Sheba, Oliver Twist), dies from pernicious anemia at 46
  • Jul 21 Ellen A Terry, Brits actress/dir (Imperial Theatre), dies at 81
  • Aug 10 Rex Cherryman, American actor (Camille, The Sunshine Trail, In for Thirty Days), dies from septic poisoning at 31
  • Sep 29 Lido Manetti [Arnold Kent], Italian-born American actor, dies of a car accident at 29
  • Oct 8 Larry Semon, comedian (b. 1889)
  • Nov 8 Mauritz Stiller [Moshe Stiller], Swedish actor and director (The Saga of Gösta Berling, Erotikon), dies from an infective pleurisy at 45
  • Dec 5 Johannes "Johan" Bakker, Sr., Dutch actor and husband of Truus Soete, dies at 61
  • Dec 14 Theodore Roberts, American actor (Roaring Road, 10 Commandments), dies at 77