Deaths in Film & TV on July 29

  • 1941 James Stephenson, British actor (Letter, Espionage Agent, Nancy Drew), dies at 52
  • 1958 Charles O'Malley, actor in silent westerns (Iron Horse), dies at 61
  • 1973 Eileen Percy, Irish silent film actress (Wicked, Backstage), dies at 72
  • 1975 James [Benjamin] Blish, sci-fi author (Star Trek Reader), dies at 54
  • 1979 Bill Todman, American television producer (b. 1916)
  • 1982 Harold Sakata, actor (Kenji-Sarge), dies at 62

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1983 David Niven, British actor (Around the World in 80 Days, Rugues), dies in Switzerland at 73

  • 1983 Raymond Massey, Canadian actor (Dr Kildare), dies of pneumonia at 86
  • 1984 Woodrow Parfey, actor (Time Express), dies at 61 of a heart attack
  • 1985 James F Nolan, actor (Dante), dies of cancer at 69
  • 2004 Rena Vlahopoulou, Greek actress and singer (b. 1923)
  • 2007 Mike Reid, English comedian and actor (b. 1940)
  • 2007 Michel Serrault, French actor (b. 1928)
  • 2007 Tom Snyder, American television personality (The Tomorrow Show), dies at 71
  • 2015 Peter O'Sullevan, British horse racing commentator 'the voice of racing', dies at 97