Deaths in Film & TV on March 11

  • 1931 F.W. Murnau, German film director (b. 1888)
  • 1950 Florence Arliss, actress (Disraeli), dies at 78
  • 1952 Pierre Renoir, French stage and film actor and director (b. 1885)
  • 1967 Geraldine Farrar, soprano/actress (Such Sweet Compulsion), dies at 85
  • 1971 Philo Farnsworth, American inventor (created electronic television, video camera tube), dies of pneumonia at 64
  • 1979 Victor Kilian, American actor (Gentleman's Agreement), dies at 88
  • 1992 David Carroll, actor (Grand Hotel), dies of pulmonary embolism at 41
  • 1993 Dino Bravo, wrestler (WWF), shot to death at 44
  • 1996 Vince Edwards, actor (Ben Casey), dies of cancer at 67
  • 2007 Betty Hutton, American actress and singer (b. 1921)
  • 2010 Merlin Olsen, American football player (Los Angeles Rams) and actor, dies of cancer at 69