On This Day

Deaths in Film & Television in July 2002

  • Jul 5 Katy Jurado, Mexican actress, 1st Latin actress to win a Golden Globe (High Noon, Broken Lance), dies at 78
  • Jul 6 John Frankenheimer, American film director (b. 1930)
  • Jul 8 Ward Kimball, American animator (b. 1914)

Person of interestRod Steiger

Jul 9 Rod Steiger, American actor (Illustrated Man, Pawnbroker), dies of pneumonia at 77

  • Jul 23 Reginald "Leo" McKern, Australian actor (Blue Lagoon, Help, Mouse that Roared), dies of health complications at 82
  • Jul 24 Maurice Denham, British actor (Mr Love, Damn the Defiant), dies at 92