Deaths in Film & TV on June 5

  • 1953 Roland Young, actor (David Copperfield, Irene, Dulcy), dies at 65
  • 1953 William Farnum, American actor (Drifter, Scarlet Letter), dies at 76
  • 1967 Edna Park Edwards, American stage and vaudeville actress, dies at 72
  • 1973 Max Terhune, actor (Range Justice, Night Riders), dies at 82
  • 1976 Violet Wilkey, American actress (b. 1903)
  • 1981 Philo McCullough, actor (Branded, Ridin' Thru), dies
  • 1992 Laurence Naismith, actor (Scrooge, Gypsy Girl), dies at 83
  • 1996 Vito Scotti, actor (Nude Bomb, Get Shorty, Big Bus), dies at 78
  • 1998 Jeanette Nolan, American actress (b. 1911)
  • 1999 Mel Tormé, American singer ("The Velvet Fog"), composer, and actor (b. 1925)
  • 2002 Gwen Plumb, Australian actress (b. 1912)

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2004 Ronald Reagan, 40th US President (Republican: 1981-89) and actor (Bedtime for Bonzo), dies at 93

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  • 2005 Susi Nicoletti, German actress (b. 1918)
  • 2015 Richard Johnson, British stage and screen actor and producer, dies at 87