Deaths in Film & TV on June 23

  • 1946 William S. Hart, American silent film actor (Wild Bill Hickok, Tumbleweeds), dies at 75
  • 1965 Mary Boland, actress (Boy Trouble, New Moon), dies at 83
  • 1969 Stanley Andrews, American actor (Mr. Deeds Goes to Town), dies at 77
  • 1973 Fay Holden, actress (Mother-Andy Hardy films), dies at 77
  • 1975 William Hansen, American actor (1776, Pinky, Side Street, Homebodies), dies at 64
  • 1980 John Laurie, Scottish actor (Hamet, The 39 Steps, Jericho, Island of Desire), dies at 83
  • 1980 Odile Versois, actress (Nude in a White Car, Young Lovers), dies
  • 1981 Zarah Leander, Swedish/German singer/actress (Gabriela), dies at 79
  • 1986 Nigel Stock, actor (Lost Continent, Young Sherlock Holmes), dies
  • 1988 Dayton Lummis, actor (Moonfire, Flight that Disappeared), dies
  • 1996 Pasqualino de Santis, Italian cinematographer, dies at 69
  • 1998 Maureen O'Sullivan, Irish actress (Tarzan, Pride & Prejudice, Hannah and Her Sisters), dies at 87
  • 1999 Buster Merryfield, British actor (Only Fools and Horses), dies of a brain tumor at 78
  • 2001 Corinne Calvet, French actress (Phantom of Hollywood, Apache Uprising), dies of a cerebral hemorrhage at 76
  • 2006 Aaron Spelling, American television producer (Charlie's Angels, Dynasty), dies at 83
  • 2006 Luke Graham, American wrestler (b. 1940)
  • 2009 Ed McMahon, American television personality (b. 1923)
  • 2011 Peter Falk, American actor (Colombo, Scared Straight), dies at 83
  • 2013 Richard Matheson, American author and screen writer, dies at 87
  • 2015 Richard "Dick" Van Patten, American actor, businessman, and animal welfare advocate (Tom Bradford in 8 is Enough), dies at 86
  • 2015 Magali Noël [Guiffray], French actress and singer, dies at 83