Deaths in Film & TV on September 16

  • 1946 Mamie Smith, American vaudeville singer, dancer and actress (Crazy Blues), dies at 63
  • 1950 Pedro De Cordoba, American actor (Club Havana, Swamp Fire, Saboteur), dies at 68
  • 1973 Frederic Meyer, actor (Faraway Hill), dies at 63
  • 1982 Rolfe Sedan, American actor (Young Frankenstein, Ninotchka, George Burns Show), dies at 86
  • 1991 Carol White, actress (Prehistoric Women, Dulcima), dies at 47
  • 1994 Dolly Hare, German/British actress (Broken Blossom), dies at 84
  • 1994 Jack Dodson, actor (Howard Sprague - "The Andy Griffith Show"), dies at 63
  • 1996 Gene Nelson, actor/dancer (SOB, Purple Hills, Starlift), dies at 76
  • 1997 Antony Kearey, television producer, dies at 77
  • 2001 Samuel Z. Arkoff, American film producer (b. 1918)
  • 2002 James Gregory, American actor (My Favorite Martian, Barney Miller), dies at 90
  • 2003 Sheb Wooley, singer and actor (b. 1921)
  • 2012 John Ingle, American actor, dies from cancer at 84