Deaths in Film & TV on October 19

  • 1918 Harold Lockwood, American actor (Tess of the Storm Country), dies from the flu at 31
  • 1955 John Hodiak, actress (Lifeboat, Battleground), dies at 41
  • 1964 Maurice Gosfield, actor (Doberman-Phil Silvers Show), dies at 51
  • 1971 Betty Bronson, actress (Naked Kiss), dies after brief illness at 64
  • 1978 Gig Young, American actor, kills his bride of 3 weeks and commits suicide at 64
  • 1994 Martha Raye, actress (Pin Up Girl), dies after illness at 78
  • 1997 Harold French, British director and actor (The Cavalier of the Streets, Trio, Quartet), dies at 97
  • 2003 Michael Hegstrand, American professional wrestler (b. 1960)
  • 2008 Rudy Ray Moore, American comedian and actor (Dolemite) (b. 1937)
  • 2009 Joseph Wiseman, Canadian actor (b. 1918)
  • 2010 Tom Bosley, American actor (b. 1927)
  • 2013 Noel Harrison, British singer and actor, dies of a heart attack at 79