Deaths in Film & TV on October 29

  • 1957 Louis B. Mayer, American film producer and creator of the star system (MGM), dies at 71
  • 1963 Adolphe Menjou, actor (Front Page, Star is Born), dies at 73
  • 1966 [Louis C] Marcel Berckmans, painter/actor (Manner Kater), dies at 83
  • 1967 Julien Duvivier, French film director (La Bandera), dies at 71
  • 1985 John Lodge, American actor (Witchmaker) and politician (79th Governor of Connecticut), dies at 82
  • 1986 Mimis Fotopoulos, Greek actor (b. 1913)
  • 1988 Ben Aerden [John Mikkelsen], Dutch actor (Hamlet, Uilenspiegel), dies at 78
  • 1991 Maria Monica, silent film actress, dies
  • 1996 Patricia Ticia Anne Ingrams, broadcaster, dies at 50

Person of interestVaughn Meader

2004 Vaughn Meader, American comedian and musician, dies of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 68 (b. 1936)

Comedian and Musician Vaughn Meader
Comedian and Musician
Vaughn Meader
  • 2005 Lloyd Bochner, Canadian actor (Point Blank, Dynasty, Batman), dies of cancer at 81