Deaths in Film & TV on January 28

  • 1945 Philip "Felix" Bekkers, actor (We Go on Trip), dies at 37
  • 1973 John Banner, actor (Schultz-Hogan's Heroes), dies on 62nd birthday
  • 1977 Burton "Burt" Mustin, American actor (All in the Family, The Andy Griffith Show), dies at 92
  • 1984 John Macvane, newscaster (United or Not), dies at 71
  • 1993 Aben Kandel, screenwriter (Dinner at 8), dies of heart failure at 96
  • 1993 John Steadman, actor (Gator, Fade to Black), dies of lung ailment 83
  • 1994 Hal Smith, American actor (The Andy Griffith Show-Otis Campbell), dies at 77
  • 1996 Burne Hogarth, strip-cartoon artist, dies at 84
  • 2004 Don Stansauk, American professional wrestler (b. 1936)
  • 2004 Joe Viterelli, American actor (b. 1937)
  • 2005 Karen Lancaume, French actress (suicide) (b. 1973)
  • 2005 Jacques Villeret, French actor (b. 1951)
  • 2006 Henry McGee, English comedian (b. 1929)
  • 2007 Hsu Wei Lun, Taiwanese actress (b. 1978)