Deaths in Film & TV on May 30

  • 1944 Jessie Ralph, actress (Good Earth, San Francisco), dies at 79
  • 1953 Dooley Wilson [Arthur Wilson], American musician and actor (Beulah, Casablanca), dies of natural causes at 67
  • 1967 Claude Rains, British actor (Invisible Man, Casablanca), dies at 77
  • 1971 Audie Murphy, most decorated American WW II hero/actor (Sierra), killed in plane crash at 46
  • 1971 Rodd Redwing, actor (Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory), dies at 66
  • 1975 Michel Simon, actor (Panic, Plague, Two of Us), dies at 80
  • 1979 Jack Raine, British actor (Quartet), dies at 82
  • 1988 Ella Raines, actress (Uncle Harry, Runaround, Impact), dies at 66
  • 1991 Manolo Gomez Bur, Spanish comedian dies at 74
  • 1992 Daniel Addes, actor (Victor-Sunst Grill), dies at 59
  • 2000 Doris Hare, Welsh actress (b. 1905)
  • 2006 Shohei Imamura, Japanese film director (b. 1926)
  • 2006 Robert Sterling, American actor (George Kirby-Adv of Topper), dies at 88
  • 2007 Jean-Claude Brialy, French actor and author (b. 1933)
  • 2011 Clarice Taylor, American actress (b. 1917)