Deaths in Film & TV on July 13

  • 1973 Willy Fritsch, German actor (Spies, Women in the Moon), dies from a heart attack at 72
  • 1982 Edith Heerdegen, German actress (Serpent's Egg, Monpti), dies at 69
  • 1982 John Alexander, actor (Alien PI), dies at 85
  • 1996 Pandro S. Berman, American film producer, dies at 91
  • 2006 Red Buttons [Aaron Chwatt], American comedian (The Red Buttons Show), and Academy Award-winning actor (Sayonara; The Poseidon Adventure), dies from cardiovascular disease at 87
  • 2012 Richard Darryl Zanuck, American Academy Award-winning film producer, dies from a heart attack at 77

Cory MonteithCory Monteith (1982-2013)

Canadian actor and singer (Glee; Monte Carlo), dies of heroin and alcohol overdose at 31

  • 2016 Héctor Babenco, film director (Kiss of the Spider Woman), dies at 70