On This Day

Deaths in Film & Television in August 1964

  • Aug 2 Jack Kirkwood, Scottish actor (Fibber McGee & Molly), dies at 69
  • Aug 6 Cedric Hardwicke, British stage actor (Rope; Suspicion; Peter Pan; Richard III), dies at 71
  • Aug 12 Ian Fleming, English author (James Bond novels), dies at 56
  • Aug 16 Jack Pennick, American actor (Lady From Louisiana), dies at 68
  • Aug 27 Gracie Allen, American actress and comedienne (Burns & Allen), dies at 62
  • Aug 28 Lumsden Hare, Irish actor (Oregon Trail, Desert Fox, Young Bess), dies at 89