On This Day

Deaths in Film & Television in March 1974

  • Mar 2 Barbara Ruick, American actress and singer (Jerry Colonna Show), dies from a cerebral hemorrhage at 43
  • Mar 3 Barbara Ruick, actress (Carousel, Fearless Fagan), dies at 43
  • Mar 3 Frank Wilcox, American actor (Beverly Hillbillies), dies from a heart attack at 66
  • Mar 5 Billy De Wolfe, American character actor (Good Morning World), dies of lung cancer at 67
  • Mar 7 Alberto Rabagliati, Italian singer and actor (b. 1906)
  • Mar 10 June Harrison, actress (Land of the Lawless), dies at 48
  • Mar 13 Howard St John, American actor (Investigator, Dr Lewis-Hank), dies from a heart attack at 68
  • Mar 13 Janos Prohaska, Hungarian actor (Andy Williams Show), dies at 54
  • Mar 18 David C Imboden, actor (King of Kings), dies at 87
  • Mar 19 Edward Platt, American actor (Chief-Get Smart), dies at 58
  • Mar 20 Chet Huntley, American newscaster (NBC Huntley-Brinkley Report), dies at 62
  • Mar 21 Candy Darling [James Slattery], American transgender actress (Flesh, Women in Revolt), dies at 29
  • Mar 25 Otto Waldis, Austrian actor (Unknown World, Whip Hand), dies at 72
  • Mar 28 Francoise Rosay, actress (Interlude, Women in Prison), dies at 82
  • Mar 29 Seton I. Miller, Hollywood screenwriter (Pete's Dragon, Istanbul), dies at 71
  • Mar 29 Andrea Checchi, Italian actor (The Lady Without Camelias, Two Anonymous Letters), dies of periarthritis at 57
  • Mar 31 Andrea Checci, actress (2 Women, Assassin, Black Sunday), dies at 57