Deaths in Film & TV on June 1

  • 1925 Lucien Guitry, French actor (La Dame aux camélias), dies at 64
  • 1943 Leslie Howard [Stainer], British actor (Gone With the Wind, Of Human Bondage), dies after Nazis shoot down his plane at 50
  • 1946 Leo Slezak, Austrian tenor and actor (Othello, Zirkus Saran, Husaren heraus), dies from a heart attack at 72
  • 1973 Mary Kornman, American actress (Desert Trail, Queen of the Jungle, Swing it Professor), dies at 57
  • 1973 Walter Greaza, American actor (Treasury Man, Martin Kane Private Eye), dies at 76
  • 1976 Pieter Balledux, actor/stage manager/resistance fighter, dies at 89
  • 1979 Jack Mulhall, American actor and producer (The Three Musketeers, The Amazing Exploits of the Clutching Hand), dies at 91
  • 1985 Richard Greene, English composer and actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood), dies at 67
  • 1988 Leon Belasco [Leonid Simeonovich Berladsky], Russian actor (Lucky Partners, My Sister Eileen), dies at 85
  • 1990 Eric Barker, actor/writer (Carry on Sergeant, Roommates), dies
  • 1992 Howard Ralston, actor (Pollyana), dies
  • 1992 Michael King, actor (Lonely are the Brave), dies at 69
  • 1994 Frances Heflin, actress (Mona Tyler-All My Children), dies at 70
  • 1996 Ray Combs, TV host (Family Feud), commits suicide at 40
  • 1998 Darwin Joston, American actor (b. 1937)
  • 2006 Rocío Jurado, Spanish singer and actress (b. 1944)