Deaths in Film & Television in May 1967

  • May 8 Barbara Payton, actress (Dallas, Trapped, Bad Blonde), dies at 39
  • May 8 Elmer Rice, NY playwright, director and novelist, dies at 74
  • May 13 Frank McGrath, American actor (The Reluctant Astronaut, Wagon Train), dies from a heart attack at 64
  • May 18 Andy Clyde, Scottish actor (The Real McCoys, Lassie), dies from natural causes at 75
  • May 18 Richard Ainley, actor (I Dood It, Above Suspicion), dies at 56
  • May 23 Philip Coolidge, actor (I Want to Live, Tingler), dies at 58
  • May 26 George E Stone, Polish actor (Viva Villa, Last Mile, 5 Star Final, Front Page), dies at 64
  • May 30 Claude Rains, British actor (Invisible Man, Casablanca), dies at 77