Deaths in Film & TV on September 22

  • 1814 August Wilhelm Iffland, German writer and actor, dies at 55
  • 1949 Sam Wood, American communist fighter and director (For Whom the Bell Tolls), dies at 66
  • 1952 Cor Ruys, Dutch actor (Princess Stage, The Cross-Patch), dies at 63
  • 1959 Jane Winton, American actress (Hell's Angel, Patsy, Don Juan), dies at 53
  • 1961 Marion Davies [Douras], American silent and sound film actress, producer (Little Old New York; Not So Dumb; Five and Ten), and mistress of William Randolph Hearst, dies of cancer at 64
  • 1971 Joseph Ford McGuinn, American director and actor (Dick Tracy's G-Men), dies of a heart attack at 67
  • 1975 Patricia Doyle, actress (Wuthering Heights), dies at 60
  • 1978 Lina Carstens, actress (Homeland, Broken Jug), dies at 85
  • 1987 Dan Rowan, American comedian (Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In), dies at 65
  • 1989 Jan Teulings, Dutch actor and director (Dorp aan de Rivier), dies at 84
  • 1996 Dorothy Lamour [Mary Kaumeyer], American actress and singer (Road to Bali; My Favorite Brunette), dies of a heart attack at 81

George C. ScottGeorge C. Scott (1927-1999)

American actor (Dr. Strangelove), dies of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm at 71

  • 2003 Gordon Jump, American actor (Arthur Carlson-WKRP, Growing Pains), dies at 71
  • 2004 Big Boss Man [Ray Washington Traylor Jr.], American professional wrestler, dies at 41
  • 2005 Johan "Joop" Doderer, Dutch actor (Swiebertje; My Fair Lady), dies at 84
  • 2006 Edward Albert, American actor (b. 1951)
  • 2007 Marcel Marceau, French mime artist (Bip the Clown; Silent Movie), dies at 84
  • 2020 Road Warrior Animal [Joseph Laurinaitis], American pro wrestler (3 x WWE Tag Team C'ship; WWE Hall of Fame), dies at 60