On This Day

Deaths in Film & Television in October 2012

  • Oct 9 Harris Savides, American cinematographer., dies from brain cancer at 55
  • Oct 13 Gary Collins, American actor (6th Sense, Home Show), dies from natural causes at 74
  • Oct 17 Sylvia Maria Kristel, Dutch actress, dies from throat and liver cancer at 60
  • Oct 21 Dann Cahn, American film editor, dies of natural causes at 89
  • Oct 24 Anita Björk, Swedish actress (Miss Julie, Loving Couples, Night People), dies at 89
  • Oct 31 Brian Cobby, British actor (Evita, The Nudist Story) and the first male voice of the British speaking clock, dies from health complications at 83