Deaths in Film & TV on July 20

  • 1944 Mildred Harris, American actress (b. 1901)
  • 1958 Franklin Pangborn, American actor (My Best Gal, Hats Off, Easy Living), dies at 69
  • 1959 Harry Fox [Arthur Carringford], American vaudeville dancer, comedian and actor (Talent Scout), dies at 77
  • 1966 Julien Carette, French actor (Sylvia & the Phantom), dies of burns at 68

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1973 Bruce Lee [Lee Yuen Kam], Hong Kong and American martial artist and actor (Enter the Dragon), dies at 32

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  • 1974 Allen Jenkins, American actor (Hey Jeannie, Top Cop, Girl Habit), dies at 74
  • 1977 Carter DeHaven, American actor (Courage, Great Dictator), dies at 90
  • 1983 Frank Reynolds, news anchor (ABC Evening News), dies at 59
  • 1986 Helen Craig, American actress (Snake Pit, They Live by Night), dies at 74
  • 1987 Richard Egan, actor (Big Cube, Amsterdam Kill), dies at 63
  • 1989 Mary Treen, actress (Career, Rock-a-bye Baby), dies at 71
  • 1990 Sara Heyblom, Dutch actress (Obsessions, Pygmalion), dies
  • 1991 Rellys [Henri Marius Bourrelly], French actor (Letters from My Windmill), dies at 86
  • 1997 Linda Stirling, college prof/B movie actress (Pretender), dies at 75
  • 1998 June Byers, American professional wrestler (b. 1922)
  • 1999 Sandra Gould, American actress (b. 1916)
  • 2005 James Doohan, Canadian-born actor (b. 1920)
  • 2005 Kayo Hatta, American film director (b. 1958)
  • 2006 GĂ©rard Oury, French filmmaker (b. 1919)
  • 2012 Simon Ward, English actor, dies at 70
  • 2012 Sir Alastair Burnet [James William Alexander Burnet], British journalist and broadcaster (News at Ten), dies at 84