On This Day

Deaths in Film & Television in April 2012

  • Apr 4 Claude Miller, French director and screenwriter, dies at 70

Person of interestMike Wallace

Apr 7 Mike Wallace, American journalist and media personality (Biography, 60 Minutes), dies of natural causes at 93

Newscaster Mike Wallace
Newscaster
Mike Wallace
  • Apr 14 John Herbert "Jonathan" Frid, Canadian actor (Barnabas Collins-Dark Shadows), dies of pneumonia at 87

Person of interestDick Clark

Apr 18 Dick Clark [Richard Wagstaff Clark], American radio & television personality (American Bandstand), dies from a heart attack at 82

Radio and TV Personality Dick Clark
Radio and TV Personality
Dick Clark
  • Apr 20 Peter Carsten, German actor and film producer actor (A Study in Terror, Mr Super Invisible), dies at 83
  • Apr 28 Patricia Medina, British actress (The Three Musketeers, High-Low), dies from natural causes at 92
  • Apr 30 George Murdock, American actor, dies at 81