Deaths in Film & TV on January 11

  • 1674 Jan Zoet, Dutch actor, author, playwright and poet (Parnasssus aan 't Y), dies at 58
  • 1954 Emmy Arbous, Dutch actress/cabaret performer (Boefje), dies at 56
  • 1973 Isabel Randolph, US actress (Missing Corpse), dies at 83
  • 1978 Michael Bates, English actor (Clockwork Orange, Salt & Pepper), dies at 57
  • 1978 Ibn-e-Insha, Pakistani humorist and Urdu poet (b. 1927)
  • 1979 Jack Soo [Goro Suzuki], Japanese-American actor (Flower Drum Song, Barney Miller), dies of esophageal cancer at 61
  • 1981 Beulah Bondi, actress (It's a Wonderful Life), dies at 88
  • 1984 Jack La Rue, American actor and TV narrator (Lights Out, Mouthpiece, My Favorite Brunette), dies at 81
  • 1990 Mary Jane Carr, actress (Forbidden Trail, Second Wife), dies
  • 1990 Kittens Reichert [Catherine Alma Reichert], American silent screen child actor [House of Cards, Les Misérables], dies at 79
  • 1997 Duncan Wood, television director and producer, dies at 71
  • 1997 Sheldon Leonard, American actor, producer and director (Danny Thomas Show, Big Eddie), dies at 89
  • 2000 Helena Carter [Helen Rickerts], American model and actress (Invaders from Mars), dies at 76
  • 2001 Michael Williams, British actor, husband of Judi Dench (b. 1935)
  • 2002 Henri Verneuil, French playwright and film director (b. 1920)
  • 2003 Richard Simmons, American actor (Sergeant Preston of the Yukon), dies from Alzheimer's disease at 89
  • 2003 Maurice Pialat, French actor and director (The Naked Childhood), dies at 77
  • 2007 Solveig Dommartin, French-German actress (b. 1961)
  • 2011 David Nelson, American actor, director, and producer (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), dies at 74

Person of interestAnita Ekberg

2015 Anita Ekberg, Swedish actress (La Dolce Vita) and Miss Sweden 1950, dies at 83

Actress Anita Ekberg
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Anita Ekberg