Deaths in Film & TV on November 28

  • 1959 Lester Vail, American actor (Dance Fools Dance, Consolation Marriage), dies at 60
  • 1963 Fred Uttal, TV host (QED), dies at 55
  • 1963 Karyn Kupcinet, American actress (Carol-Gertrude Berg Show), murdered at 23
  • 1964 Charles Meredith, American actor (Court of Last Resort), dies at 70
  • 1969 Roy Barcroft [Howard Ravenscroft], American actor (Oklahoma!, Freckles), dies at 67
  • 1976 Rosalind Russell, actress (Mame), dies of cancer at 68
  • 1977 Trevor Bardette, American actor (Refugee, None Shall Escape), dies at 75
  • 1978 AndrĂ© Morell [Cecil AndrĂ© Mesritz], British actor (Ben-Hur, The Message, Hound of the Baskervilles), dies from a heart attack at 69
  • 1983 Christopher George, American actor (Chisum, Heist), dies of heart attack at 52
  • 1986 Herb Vigran, actor (Ernest-Ed Wynn Show), dies at 76
  • 1990 Tamara De Treaux, actress (ET), dies at 31
  • 1992 Bill Kearns, US actor (Playtime), dies of lung cancer at 69
  • 1993 Garry Moore, TV host (I've Got A Secret), dies of emphysema at 78
  • 1993 Kenneth Connor, English comedian and actor, best known for his "Carry On" films, dies of cancer at 75
  • 1997 Georges Marchal, French actor (Evil Eden, Gina, Milky Way, La mort en ce jardin), dies at 77
  • 2000 Liane Haid, Austrian actress (Lady Hamilton), dies at 105
  • 2005 Marc Lawrence [Max Goldsmith], American character actor (Man With Golden Gun), dies of natural causes at 95
  • 2006 Lyubov Polishchuk, Russian actress (b. 1949)
  • 2009 Gilles Carle, Canadian screenwriter and film director (b. 1928)
  • 2010 Leslie Nielsen, Canadian actor (Spy Hard, Forbidden Planet, Naked Gun), dies of pneumonia at 84
  • 2015 Marjorie Lord [Wollenberg], American actress (Make Room for Daddy, Sherlock Holmes in Washington), dies of natural causes at 97
  • 2016 Grant Tinker, American TV executive (Chairman of NBC), dies at 90
  • 2016 Van Williams, American actor (Green Hornet, Tycoon), dies at 82
  • 2017 Shadia [Fatmah Ahmed Kamal Shaker], Egyptian actress and singer Midaq Alley, The Thief and the Dogs), dies from respiratory failure at 86