Deaths in Film & TV on October 30

  • 990 Harry Lauter, American actor (Escape from the Planet of the Apes, Waterfront), dies of heart failure at 76
  • 1967 Charles Trowbridge, Mexican-American actor (Fatal Hour), dies at 85
  • 1968 Pert Kelton, actress (Cavalcade of Stars), dies at 61
  • 1981 Georges Brassens, French screenwriter, dies
  • 1984 June Duprez, actress (Calcutta, Tiger Fang), dies at 66
  • 1984 Mario Gallo, actor (Delvecchio), dies at 61
  • 1985 Kirby Grant, American actor (Rustlers Round-Up, Yukon Gold, Sky King), dies in an auto accident at 74
  • 1988 Sugar Geise, actress (Rhythm Parade), dies after brief illness at 71
  • 1990 Henry Lauter, actor (Tarzan's Fight), dies
  • 1994 Martyn Wiley, writer/broadcaster, dies at 40
  • 1997 Sam Fuller, director/writer (Big Red One), dies at 86
  • 1997 Samuel Fuller, American actor and writer (The Steel Helmet, Return to Salem's Lot), dies from natural causes at 85

Person of interestSteve Allen

2000 Steve Allen, American comedian, composer, actor and TV host (Tonight Show, Steve Allen Show), dies of a heart attack at 78

TV Personality, Comedian and Composer Steve Allen
TV Personality, Comedian and Composer
Steve Allen
  • 2002 Juan Antonio Bardem, Spanish director and screenwriter (b. 1922)
  • 2004 Margaret O'Rene "Peggy" Ryan, American dancer and actress (Hawaii Five-0), dies at 80

Person of interestRobert Goulet

2007 Robert Goulet, American singer and actor, dies of pulmonary fibrosis at 73

American Singer and Actor Robert Goulet
American Singer and Actor
Robert Goulet
  • 2015 Albert "Al" Molinaro, American actor (The Odd Couple, Happy Days), dies from illness at 96
  • 2016 John Young, Scottish actor and TV panelist (Masquerade Party), dies at 80