Deaths in Film & TV on October 4

  • 1971 Edit Angold, German actress (Suspense, Molly, Blue Angel), dies at 76
  • 1972 Colin Gordon, British actor (The Pink Panther, Casino Royale), dies at 61
  • 1976 Alexander Gray, American actor (Sally, This is Music), dies at 85
  • 1989 Graham Chapman, English comedian (Monty Python, Life of Brian), dies of cancer at 48
  • 1990 Avis Bunnage, British actress (Rising Damp, Coronation Street), dies at 67
  • 1990 Jill Bennett, British actress (Lady Jane, Concrete Jungle), overdoses at 58
  • 1994 Heinz Rohmann, German actor/dir (Brave Soldier Schwejk), dies at 92
  • 2002 AndrĂ© Delvaux, Belgian film director and screenwriter (b. 1926)
  • 2002 William "Buddy" Lester, American comedian and actor (Barney Miller, Phil Silvers Show), dies at 85
  • 2004 Rio Diaz, Filipino actress & TV hosts (b. 1959)
  • 2006 Tom Bell, English actor on stage, television and film (b. 1933)
  • 2010 Sir Norman Wisdom, English comedian, singer-songwriter and actor (b. 1915)