Deaths in Film & TV on December 14

  • 1928 Theodore Roberts, American actor (Roaring Road, 10 Commandments), dies at 77
  • 1945 Forrester Harvey, Irish actor (Rebecca, Tarzan, Chump at Oxford), dies at 61
  • 1960 Gregory Ratoff, Russian producer, director and actor (Exodus, Skyscraper Souls, Corsican Brothers), dies of leukemia at 63
  • 1964 William Bendix, American actor (Lifeboat, Babe Ruth Story, Life of Riley), dies from lobar pneumonia at 58
  • 1966 Emma Dunn, actress (You Can't Fool Your Wife), dies at 91
  • 1966 Richard Whorf, American actor and director (Yankee Doodle Dandy, Keeper of Flame), dies from a heart attack at 60
  • 1966 Verna Felton, actress (Hilda-December Bride), dies at 76
  • 1967 Frank Moran, American heavyweight boxer and film actor, dies of a heart attack at 80
  • 1975 Arthur Treacher, TV announcer (Merv Griffin Show), dies at 81
  • 1987 Paul Clinton Sundberg, actor (Belle of NY, Easter Parade), dies
  • 1989 Jock Mahoney [Jacques Joseph O'Mahoney], American actor and stuntman (Dallas, Yancy Derringer, Day of Fury), dies of a stroke at 70
  • 1990 Hope Sansberry, actress (Rats are Coming), dies at 94
  • 1991 Robert Eddison, British actor (Uncle Silas), dies at 83

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1993 Myrna Loy, [Williams], US actress (Jazz Singer), dies at 88

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  • 1996 Norman Hackforth, broadcaster, dies at 88
  • 1997 Stubby Kaye [Bernard Solomon Kotzin], American actor (Guys & Dolls, Lil' Abner, Cat Ballou), dies of lung cancer at 79
  • 1998 Norman Fell, American actor (Three's Company, The End, Graduate), dies of bone marrow cancer at 74
  • 2002 Ruth Kobart [Kahn], American actor and singer (King's Quest VII, Forum), dies at 78
  • 2003 Jeanne Crain, American actress (Man Without a Star, Pinky), dies at 78
  • 2004 Fernando Poe, Jr., Filipino actor and presidential candidate (b. 1939)
  • 2006 Mike Evans, American actor (b. 1949)
  • 2010 Neva Patterson, American actress (The Seven Year Itch, Taxi, Nichols), dies rom complications from a broken hip at 90
  • 2012 Kenneth Kendall, British broadcaster (BBC News, Treasure Hunt), dies from a stroke at 88
  • 2013 Peter O'Toole, Irish actor, dies at 81