Deaths in Film & TV on June 29

  • 1933 Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, American actor (The Bell Boy, Moonshine, Keystone comedies), dies from a heart attack at 46
  • 1956 Johan[nes F] Bakker Jr, actor, dies at 62
  • 1965 Sidney Marion, actor (Outlaws is Coming, Quicksand), dies at 64
  • 1966 Isabel Dawn, American screenwriter, dies at 68
  • 1966 Ronald Shiner, British actor (Dry Rot, Carry on Admiral, Keep it Clean, Aunt Clara), dies at 63
  • 1967 Jayne Mansfield, American actress (The Girl Can't Help It), dies in a car crash at 34
  • 1968 Kitty Kelly, actress (Ladies of Jury, Behind Office Doors), dies at 66
  • 1973 Germán Valdés, Mexican actor (b. 1915)
  • 1975 Jerry Verno, British actor (River of Unrest, Ourselves Alone, Sweeney Todd), dies at 79
  • 1978 Bob Crane, actor (Donna Reed Show, Hogan-Hogan's Heroes), murdered at 49
  • 1986 Ida Mae McKenzie, American actress, dies at 75
  • 1986 Robert Drivas [Robert Choromokos ], American actor (Our Private World), dies of Aids complications at 47
  • 1994 Cameron Mitchell, actor (Man on Tightrope), dies of lung cancer at 76

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1995 Lana Turner, American actress (Survivors, Falcon Crest), dies of cancer at 75

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  • 1995 Roy Rowland, film director, dies at 84
  • 1996 Pamela Mason, actress (Wild in the Streets), dies at 78
  • 1997 William Hickey, American actor (Prizzi's Honor), dies of emphysema at 69
  • 1999 Allan Carr, American film producer (b. 1937)
  • 2000 Vittorio Gassman, Italian actor (b. 1922)
  • 2002 Rosemary Clooney, American singer and actress (b. 1928)
  • 2002 François Périer, French actor, dies at 82

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2003 Katharine Hepburn, American actress (Adam's Rib, On Golden Pond), dies of natural causes at 96

  • 2006 Fabián Bielinsky, Argentinean film director (b. 1959)
  • 2006 Lloyd Richards, American actor and director (b. 1919)
  • 2007 Joel Siegel, American film critic (b. 1943)
  • 2007 Edward Yang, Taiwanese film director (Yi Yi), dies of cancer at 59
  • 2008 Don S. Davis, American actor and artist (b. 1942)
  • 2009 Joe Bowman (marksman), American sharpshooter, Hollywood consultant, famed bootmaker & master showman (b. 1925)