Deaths in Film & TV on December 4

  • 1967 Bert Lahr, [Irving Lahrheim], American comic and actor (The Wizard of Oz), dies at 72
  • 1973 Michael O'Shea, American actor (Smart Woman), dies of a heart attack at 67
  • 1974 Lee Kinsolving, actor (Explosive Generation), dies at 36
  • 1977 Leila Hyams, actress (Red Headed Woman, Freaks), dies at 72
  • 1979 Robert Karnes, actor (Max-The Lawless Years), dies at 62
  • 1983 Estelle Omens, actress (Effect of Gamma Rays), dies at 55
  • 1987 Rouben Mamoulian, American movie director and author (The Mark of Zorro, Applause), dies at 90
  • 1990 Edward Binns, US actor (12 Angry One), dies of heart attack at 74
  • 1997 Richard Vernon, British actor (Gandhi, Hard Days Night), dies at 72
  • 2005 Gregg Hoffman, American film producer (b.1963)
  • 2006 James Kim, American television personality (b. 1971)
  • 2009 Eddie Fatu, Samoan-American professional wrestler (b. 1973)
  • 2015 Robert Loggia, American actor (Officer & a Gentleman, Scarface), dies at 85
  • 2016 Margaret Whitton, American actress (Good & Evil, Major League), dies of cancer at 67