Deaths in Film & TV on October 25

  • 1933 Lillian Hall-Davies actress (Farmer's Wife, Ring), dies at 36
  • 1957 Maria "Mary" Beekman, actress (Modern Landhaaien), dies at 73
  • 1959 Bob Murphy, TV host (RFD America), dies at 42
  • 1964 Belle Montrose, actress (Mrs Harrison-Hathaways), dies at 78
  • 1968 Rudolf Forster, Austrian actor (Threepenny Opera), dies at 83
  • 1971 Albert van Dalsum, Dutch actor and director (Wilton's Zoo; Little Rascal), dies at 82
  • 1975 Frank Puglia, Italian actor (Black Orchid, Jungle Book), dies at 83
  • 1984 Pascale Ogier, actress (Ghost Dance), dies of a heart attack at 24
  • 1985 (John) Morton Downey, American pop tenor, known as "The Irish Nightengale", songwriter, radio and television host, dies at 83
  • 1986 Forrest Tucker, American actor (F Troop, Dusty Trail, The Crawling Eye), dies of lung cancer and emphysema at 67
  • 1987 Cecil Brown, American war correspondent (worked closely with Edward R. Murrow during WW II), dies at 80
  • 1988 Bill Cody, actor (Blazing Justice, Ghost City), dies at 75
  • 1991 Khigh Dhiegh [Kenneth Dickerson], American actor (Forbidden Nights; The Manchurian Candidate; Hawaii Five-0 - "Wo Fat"), dies of kidney and heart failure at 81
  • 1993 Vincent Price, American actor (House on Haunted Hill, Fly, Laura), dies of lung cancer at 82
  • 1994 Lillian Hayman, American actress (Leslie Uggams Show), dies at 72
  • 1994 Mildred Natwick, American stage and screen actress (Barefoot in the Park; She Wore a Yellow Ribbon; The House Without a Christmas Tree), dies at 89
  • 1995 David Healy, American-born actor (Supergirl, Doomsday Gun, Patton), dies following a heart operation at 66
  • 1995 Viveca Lindfors, Swedish actress (Way We Were, Life Goes On), dies from complications of rheumatoid arthritis at 74

Richard HarrisRichard Harris (1930-2002)

Irish actor (A Man Called Horse, This Sporting Life) and singer ("MacArthur Park"), dies of Hodgkin's disease at 72

  • 2004 John Peel, English DJ and Broadcaster dies of a heart attack aged 65
  • 2010 Lisa Blount, American actress and producer (b. 1957)
  • 2011 Anna van Beers [Graeve], Dutch actress (A Woman like Eve, Diary of a Hooker), dies at 95
  • 2013 Marcia Wallace, American actress (Carol-Bob Newhart Show), dies from pneumonia at 70
  • 2013 Nigel Davenport, British actor (Without a Clue, Masada), dies at 85
  • 2017 Jack Bannon, American actor (Art in Lou Grant, Trauma Center), dies at 77