On This Day

Deaths in Film & Television in December 1973

  • Dec 4 Michael O'Shea, American actor (Smart Woman), dies of a heart attack at 67
  • Dec 10 Earle Foxe, actor (Dance Fools Dance), dies at 81
  • Dec 23 Irna Phillips, American scriptwriter who created 6 soap operas (Guiding Light), dies at 72
  • Dec 26 Steven Geray, American actor (French Line), dies at 69
  • Dec 26 William Haines, American actor (Little Annie Rooney), dies of cancer at 73