Deaths in Film & TV on October 7

  • 1943 Eugeniusz Bodo [Bohdan Eugène Junod], Polish film director, producer and comedic actor, dies in the Gulag at 43
  • 1963 Grace Darmond, silent screen actress (Below the Surface), dies at 69
  • 1963 Gustaf Gründgens, German actor and director (M), dies of internal hemorrhage at 63
  • 1963 Gustaf Gründgens, German actor and director (M, Faust, A Glass of Water), dies from an internal hemorrhage at 63
  • 1993 Cyril Cusack, South African actor (Day of the Jackal, Fahrenheit 451), dies of neuron disease at 82
  • 1993 Kenneth Nelson, US/English actor (Boys in the Band), dies at 63
  • 1994 Paul Swift, US actor (Egg Man in Pink Flamingo), dies of AIDS at 60
  • 2001 Christopher Adams, British-born pro wrestler and judoka (b. 1955)
  • 2005 Charles Rocket, American actor (b. 1949)
  • 2010 Antonie Kamerling, Dutch actor (b. 1966)
  • 2013 Patrice Chéreau, French opera director and actor (Danton), dies from lung cancer at 68