Deaths in Film & TV on July 28

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1934 Marie Dressler, Canadian-American actress (Dinner at 8, Anna Christie), dies at 65 of cancer

  • 1965 Minor Watson, American actor (Woman of the Year, Viva Cisco Kid), dies at 75
  • 1973 Royal Butler [Edwin Richey], American actor (Zenobia), dies at 80
  • 1974 Truman Bradley, TV host (Science Fiction Theater), dies at 69
  • 1976 Lucie Mannheim, actress (39 Steps), dies at 77
  • 1984 Bess Flowers, actress (View from Pompey's Head), dies at 85
  • 1985 Grant Williams, actor (Shrinking Man), dies of toxic poisoning at 54
  • 1989 Jeff Richards, actor (Don't Go Near the Water), dies at 66
  • 1990 Jill Esmond, actress (13 Women, My Pal Wolfe, FP 1), dies at 82
  • 1990 Maurice Braddell, actor (Things to Come), dies
  • 1993 Herbert Joeks, [van Hugten], Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown), dies at 77
  • 2004 Sam Edwards, American actor (b. 1915)
  • 2004 Eugene Roche, American actor (b. 1928)
  • 2007 Karl Gotch, Belgian professional wrestler (b. 1924)
  • 2008 Susan Tamim, Lebanese singer and actress, murdered (b. 1977)
  • 2013 Eileen Breenan, American actress, dies from bladder cancer at 80