Deaths in Film & TV on October 1

  • 1955 Charles Christie, American film studio owner (b. 1880)
  • 1961 Donald Cook, American actor (Too Young To Go Steady), dies at 60
  • 1965 Gareth Hughes, Welsh actor (Midnight Girl), dies at 71
  • 1973 Joe Devlin, actor (Sam-Dick Tracy), dies at 74
  • 1990 Christine Forrest, actress (Martin), dies
  • 1992 Harry Milton Ray, singer/actor (Avanti!), dies of stroke at 45
  • 1993 Reizl Bozyk, Polish/US actress (Crossing Delancey), dies at 79
  • 1993 Janine Darcey, French actress (Priez pour nous), dies at 75
  • 1993 Joseph Warren, actor (Gift of Love, Urban Warriors), dies at 77
  • 1995 Margaret Gorman Cahill, 1st Miss America (1921), dies at 90
  • 2001 Guy Beaulne, French-Canadian actor and theatre director (b. 1921)
  • 2007 Ned Sherrin, English broadcaster, author and stage director (b. 1931)
  • 2008 House Peters Jr., American actor (King of the Rocket Man), dies at 92
  • 2014 Lynsey de Paul, British singer and actress (Sugar Me), dies from a brain hemorrhage at 66