Deaths in Film & TV on October 9

  • 1941 Helen Morgan, American singer, actress, dies of liver ailment at 41
  • 1955 Alice Joyce, actress (Song O' My Heart), dies at 65
  • 1956 Marie Doro, American stage and film actress of the early silent film era (The Heart of Nora Flynn, The White Pearl), dies at 74
  • 1972 Miriam Hopkins, actress (Carrie, Barbary Coast), dies at 69

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1974 Oskar Schindler, Austrian businessman and subject of the novel "Schindler's Ark" and the film "Schindler's List", dies at 66

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  • 1988 Edward Chodorov, playwright/director (Louis Pasteur), dies at 84
  • 1990 Richard Murdoch, actor (Lilli Marlene), dies of heart attack at 83
  • 1991 Roy Black, German singer/actor (Kinderarzt Dr Froehlich), dies
  • 1991 Thalmus Rasulala, actor (Blacula), dies of heart attack at 51
  • 1994 James Hill, English director/screenwriter (Born Free), dies at 75
  • 1996 Harvey Vernon, actor (Jasper-Carter Country), dies at 69
  • 2000 David Dukes, American actor (b. 1945)
  • 2001 Dagmar, American television personality (b. 1921)
  • 2001 Herbert Ross, American film director and producer (b. 1927)
  • 2002 Charles Guggenheim, American film director and producer (b. 1924)
  • 2005 Louis Nye, American comedian and actor (b. 1913)
  • 2015 Gordon Honeycombe, British broadcaster/author, dies at 79
  • 2016 Andrzej Wajda, Polish film director (Ashes & Diamonds, Man of Iron), dies at 90