On This Day

Deaths in Film & TV on October 11

  • 1960 Richard Cromwell [LeRoy Melvin Radabaugh], American actor (Jezebel, Riot Squad), dies of cancer at 50
  • 1961 Leonard "Chico" Marx, comedian (Marx Brothers), dies at 74
  • 1971 Chester Conklin, American actor (Every Day's a Holiday, Greed), dies at 85
  • 1988 Bonita Granville, American actress and producer (These Three, Hitler's Children, Lone Ranger), dies of lung cancer at 65
  • 1988 Morgan Farley, actor (Open Secret), dies of natural causes at 90
  • 1988 Wayland Flowers, American ventriloquist (Madame), dies of AIDS at 48
  • 1989 Paul Shenar, actor (Deadly Force, Dream Lover), dies at 53
  • 1990 Robert Tessier, actor (Nightwish, Future Force), dies at 56
  • 1991 Redd Foxx, American comedian (Sanford & Sons), dies of heart attack at 68
  • 1994 Maja Bulgakova, Ukrainian actress (Krylja), dies in auto-accident at 62
  • 1998 Richard Denning [Louis Denninger Jr.], American actor (An Affair to Remember, The Black Scorpion), dies from cardiac arrest at 84
  • 2002 Dina Pathak [Ghandi], Indian Gujarati theatre actress, director and activist (President-National Federation of Indian Women), dies of a heart attack at 80
  • 2009 Veronika Neugebauer, German actress and voice actress (b. 1969)
  • 2013 Stu Gilliam, American actor and comedian (Roll Out, Harris & Company), dies at 80
  • 2019 Robert Forster [Foster], American actor (Medium Cool, Jackie Brown), dies of cancer at 78

Person of interestJoe Morgan

2020 Joe Morgan, American Baseball Hall of Fame infielder (10 × MLB All-Star; World Series 1975, 76; NL MVP 1975, 76; Cincinnati Reds) and broadcaster (ESPN), dies at 77

MLB Hall of Fame Infielder and Broadcaster Joe Morgan
MLB Hall of Fame Infielder and Broadcaster
Joe Morgan