Deaths in Film & TV on March 26

  • 1905 Maurice Barrymore [Herbert Blythe], Indian-born British actor and patriarch of the Barrymore family, dies from syphilis at 55
  • 1923 Sarah Bernhardt, [Henriette], actress (Queen Elizabeth), dies at 77
  • 1960 Ian Keith, American actor (Abraham Lincoln, Queen Christina, Cleopatra, 3 Musketeers), dies from a heart attack at 61
  • 1976 Richard Arlen, American actor (Apache Uprising, Wings), dies at 75
  • 1986 Bartlett Robinson, actor (Wendy & Me, Mona McCluskey), dies at 73
  • 1987 Walter Abel, American actor (Fury, Suspicion, Dream Girl), dies at 88
  • 1990 International Chrysis, Transvestite actor (Q&A), dies of cancer at 38
  • 2004 Jan Sterling, American actress (b. 1921)
  • 2011 Roger Abbott, Canadian comedian (Air Farce Live) (b. 1946)
  • 2013 Don Payne, American television and screen writer, dies from bone cancer at 48
  • 2017 Darlene Cates, American actress (What's Eating Gilbert Grape), dies at 69