Deaths in Film & TV on July 8

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1967 Vivien Leigh, English actress (Gone with the Wind & A Streetcar Named Desire), dies of tuberculosis at 53

Actress Vivien Leigh
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Vivien Leigh
  • 1979 Michael Wilding, actor (Waterloo, Zarakm Naked Edge), dies
  • 1981 Loring Smith, actor (Hartmans), dies at 86
  • 1982 Isa Miranda, model/actress (Summertime), dies of infected bone at 77
  • 1984 Christine McIntyre, actress (3 Stooges), dies at 73
  • 1985 Phil Foster, comedian (Frank De Fazio-Laverne & Shirley), dies at 72
  • 1990 Howard Duff, actor (Heist, Knots Landing), dies of heart attack at 72
  • 1991 James Franciscus, actor (Mr Novak), dies at of emphysema 57
  • 1991 Lotte Palfi Andor, actress (Lovesick, All the Jazz), dies
  • 1994 Dick Sargent [Richard Stanford Cox ], American actor (Darren in "Bewitched"), dies of cancer at 64
  • 2001 John O'Shea, New Zealand film director (b. 1920)
  • 2004 Jean Lefebvre, French actor (b. 1922)
  • 2006 June Allyson, American actress (b. 1917)
  • 2006 Peter Hawkins, British actor/voice actor (b. 1924)
  • 2011 Roberts Blossom, American actor and poet (b. 1924)

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2012 Ernest Borgnine, American actor (Ice station Zebra, Marty), dies from renal failure at 95

  • 2017 Nelsan Ellis, American actor (True Blood), dies of complications from heart failure at 39