Deaths in Film & TV on February 16

  • 1919 Vera Kholodnaya, Russian film star (b. 1893)
  • 1979 Louise Allbritton, actress (Celia-Stage Door), dies at 58
  • 1984 Ken Williams, TV announcer (Video Village), dies at 69
  • 1985 Larry Ward, actor (Frank Ragan-Dakotas), dies at 69
  • 1986 Howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76
  • 1993 Donald Phelps, American actor (Ghost Ship) dies of AIDS at 61
  • 1993 Richard Salant, news president (CBS-60 Minutes), dies at 78
  • 1996 Roger Bowen, actor (M*A*S*H, Main Event, What about Bob), dies at 62
  • 1997 Arthur Hewlett, British actor (The Pied Piper), dies at 89
  • 2000 Marceline Day, American actress (b. 1908)
  • 2000 Lila Kedrova, Russian-born actress (b. 1918)
  • 2001 Howard W. Koch, American film director (b. 1916)
  • 2005 Nicole DeHuff, American actress (pneumonia) (b. 1975)
  • 2006 Johnny Grunge, American professional wrestler (b. 1966)
  • 2010 Wan Chi Keung, Hong Kong soccer player and actor. (b. 1956)
  • 2011 Len Lesser, American actor (b. 1922)
  • 2012 Elyse Knox, American actress and model (Hit the Ice, Black Gold) dies at 94