Deaths in Film & TV on May 4

  • 1961 Anita Stewart, American silent film actress (South of Hell Mountain), producer, and mystery novelist,, dies of a heart attack at 66
  • 1971 Louis de Bree [Louis Davids], actor (De man zonder hart, The Cross-Patch, Bluejackets), dies at 87
  • 1974 John Wengraf, Austrian actor (12 to the Moon, Pride & Passion), dies at 77

Moe HowardMoe Howard (1897-1975)

American actor and comedian (The 3 Stooges), dies at 77

  • 1980 Kay Hammond, British actress (Blithe Spirit, 5 Golden Hours), dies at 71
  • 1984 Diana Dors [Fluck], British actress and singer (Berserk!; Steaming), dies of cancer at 52
  • 1987 Cathryn Damon, American actress (Mary-Soap, She's Having a Baby), dies of cancer at 56
  • 1991 Bernie Winters [Weinstein], British comedian, actor, and TV presenter (The Big Top Variety Show), dies of stomach cancer at 60
  • 1997 Alvin "Alvy" Moore, American comic actor (Green Acres, Scream, Intruder), dies of heart failure at 75
  • 2009 Dom Deluise, American comedian, actor (b. 1933)
  • 2009 Jane Randolph, American actress (Cat People, Railroaded!), dies of complications after hip surgery at 93
  • 2010 Zvonimir Levačić - Ševa, Croatian humorist and entertainer (b. 1943)
  • 2011 Mary Murphy, American actress (A Man Alone, Maggie-Investigators), dies at 80
  • 2011 Sada Thompson, American actress (Family, Pursuit of Happiness), dies at 83
  • 2018 Cathy Godbold, Australian actress (The Saddle Club, Home and Away), dies of brain cancer at 43