Deaths in Film & TV on February 13

  • 1968 Mae Marsh, actress (Birth of a Nation, Intolerance), dies at 72
  • 1975 Dagmar Godowsky, actress (Common Law, Red Lights), dies at 78
  • 1976 Lily Pons, French opera singer (Met Opera) and actress (That Girl From Paris), dies at 71
  • 1977 Jack Gardner, actor (Wild Bill Hickok, 3 Russian Girls), dies at 77
  • 1979 Jean Renoir, actor and director (Rules of the Game), dies at 84
  • 1980 David Janssen, [Meyer], actor (Fugitive, Harry O), dies at 49
  • 1983 Marian Nixon, actress (Dr Bull, Sweepstakes), dies of cancer at 78
  • 1990 Ken Lynch, actor (Paratroop Command, Legend of Tom Dooley), dies at 79
  • 1991 Bernard Sauer, Yiddish actor, dies of heart attack at 67
  • 1991 Eddie Bartell, actor (Every Night at Eight), dies at 83
  • 1996 Martin Balsam, actor (Archie's Place), dies at 76
  • 2006 Andreas Katsulas, Greek-American actor (b. 1946)
  • 2007 Johanna Sällström, Swedish actress (b. 1974)
  • 2011 T. P. McKenna, Irish actor (Rivals, Holocaust), dies at 81
  • 2014 Ralph Waite, White Plains NY, American actor, director and political candidate (John Walton Snr. in The Waltons)
  • 2017 Seijun Suzuki, Japanese cult film director, dies at 93