Deaths in Film & TV on July 3

  • 1816 Dorothy Jordan, Irish-English actress, courtesan, mistress of future King William IV of the United Kingdom, dies at 65
  • 1929 Dustin Farnum, American actor (Squaw Man, Virginian, The Flaming Frontier), dies at 55
  • 1967 John Clark, actor (Last Day of the War), dies at 50
  • 1971 Renie Riano, English-born American actress dies after long illness at 71
  • 1976 Hans Bentz van den Berg, Dutch actor (Last Train), dies at 58
  • 1978 James Daly, actor (Medical Center), dies at 59
  • 1981 Ross Martin, actor (Mr Lucky, Wild Wild West), dies at 61
  • 1982 Henry King, US film director (Song of Bernadette, Gunfighter), dies at 96
  • 1987 Viola Dana, actress (Willow Tree, 40 Winks, Silent Lover), dies at 90
  • 1988 Gabriel Dell, actor (Dead End Kids), dies of leukemia at 68
  • 1989 Jim Backus, actor (Magoo, Gilligan's Island), dies at 76 of pneumonia
  • 1996 Raaj Kumar, Hindi actor (Tiranga, Saudagar), dies at 69
  • 2000 Kemal Sunal, Turkish actor (b. 1944)
  • 2005 Alberto Lattuada, Italian film director (b. 1914)
  • 2006 Benjamin Hendrickson, American actor (b. 1950)
  • 2008 Larry Harmon, American entertainer and TV producer (b. 1925)
  • 2008 Clive Hornby, English soap actor - Emmerdale (b. 1944)
  • 2012 Andy Griffith, American actor, dies from a heart attack at 86
  • 2015 Diana Douglas, Bermudian-born American actress (The Indian Fighter), dies at 92
  • 2016 Noel Neill, American actress (Adventures of Superman), dies at 95