Deaths in Film & TV on February 8

  • 1946 Miles Mander, British actor (Tower of London, Wuthering Heights, Murder!), dies from a heart attack at 57
  • 1953 Cliff Clark, American actor (Kid Glove Killer, Golden Hoofs, Vigilante Hideout), dies from a heart attack at 63
  • 1954 Mabel Paige, actress (Lucky Jordan), dies at 73
  • 1961 William Duncan, Scottish actor (Hopalong Rides Again, Thunder Trail), dies at 81
  • 1963 George Dolenz [Jure Dolenc], Italian actor (Scared Stiff, Count of Monte Cristo), dies from a heart attack at 55
  • 1974 Fern Andra [Vernal Andrews], American actress who worked in German silent cinema, dies at 80
  • 1975 Martyn Green, British actor (Gilbert & Sullivan, Iceman Cometh), dies at 75
  • 1985 Marvin Miller, actor (Michael Anthony-Millionaire), dies at 71
  • 1985 Tom Greenway, actor (Miami Story), dies of a heart attack at 75
  • 1987 Harriet MacGibbon, American actress, dies of a pulmonary & cardiac failure at 81
  • 1988 Allan Cuthbertson, actor (Running Man, 7th Dawn), dies at 67
  • 1992 Baruch Lumet, actor (Killer Shrews), dies at 93
  • 1993 Douglas Heyes, director/writer (Kitten with a Whip), dies at 73
  • 1994 Ken Hall, Australian director and producer (Kokoda front line), dies at 92
  • 2001 Ivo Caprino, Norwegian animated film director (b. 1920)
  • 2007 Anna Nicole Smith, Playboy playmate and tabloid fixture dies suddenly at 39