Deaths in Film & TV on October 20

  • 1942 May Robson, actress (Star is Born, Reckless), dies at 84
  • 1952 Basil Radford, British actor (The Lady Vanishes, Whiskey Galore, Night Train), dies from a heart attack at 55
  • 1959 Werner Krauss, German actor (Joyless Street), dies at 75 (b. 1884)
  • 1970 Patrick Wymark, actor (Skull, Tomb of Ligeia), dies at 44
  • 1989 Anthony Quayle, actor (Moses, Operation Crossbow), dies at 76
  • 1990 Joel McCrea, American actor (Foreign Correspondent, Sullivan's Travels), dies of pulmonary complications at 84
  • 1993 Maurice Dolbier, US actor/writer (Nowhere near Everest), dies at 81

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1994 Burt Lancaster, actor (Elmer Gantry), dies of heart attack at 80

  • 1994 Eberhard Feik, German actor (Tatort), dies at 50
  • 1994 Sergei F Bondartsjoek, actor and director (Waterloo), dies at 74
  • 1995 Christopher Stone, actor (Dave-Dallas, Interns), dies at 53
  • 1995 Jack Rose, screenwriter, dies at 83
  • 2002 Barbara Berjer, American actress (b. 1920)
  • 2002 Bernard Fresson, French actor (b. 1931)
  • 2003 Jack Elam, American actor (The Dakotas, East Street, Rio Lobo), dies at 82
  • 2003 Miodrag Petrović, Serbian actor (b. 1924)

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2006 Jane Wyatt, American actress (Father Knows Best), dies at 96

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  • 2014 Lili Carati, Miss Italy 1975 and actress (Alcove), dies at 58