Deaths in Film & TV on July 30

  • 1943 Owen Nares [Ramsay], British actor and manager (Maiden Erleigh), dies from a heart attack at 54
  • 1962 Myron McCormick, actor (China Girl, Jigsaw), dies of cancer at 54
  • 1966 Edward Gordon Craig, British modernist actor, director and theorist (On the art of theatre), dies at 94
  • 1967 John Macchia, actor (Beach Blanket Bingo), dies of stroke at 35
  • 1973 Guy Middleton, actor (Fur Collar, Now & Forever), dies at 65
  • 1979 Beppie Nooij Jr, Dutch actress (Rooie Sien), dies at 67
  • 1980 Charles McGraw, actor (Michael-Falcon, Smith Family), dies at 66
  • 1982 Roberta Pedon, American glamour model (b. 1954)
  • 1983 Lynn Fontanne, Broadway's premier actress (Emmy 1965), dies at 95
  • 1987 Mary Spinell, actress (Last Horror Film), dies
  • 1991 William Ball, actor (Suburban Commando), dies at 60
  • 1992 Brenda Marshall, actress (Highway West, Smiling Ghost), dies at 76
  • 1993 Jay Scott, [Jeffrey Scott Beaven], US/Canada movie critic, dies at 43

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1996 Claudette Colbert, French-born American actress (It Happened One Night), dies of a stroke at 93

  • 1996 Magda Schneider, actress (Going Gay, Be Mine Tonight), dies at 87
  • 1998 Buffalo Bob Smith, American television host (Howdy Doody) (b. 1917)
  • 2004 Andre Noble, Canadian actor (b. 1979)
  • 2007 Michelangelo Antonioni, Italian film director (b. 1912)

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2007 Ingmar Bergman, Swedish stage and film director (Cries & Whispers), dies at 89

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  • 2016 Gloria DeHaven, American musical actress (Step Lively), dies at 91