Deaths in Film & TV on September 27

  • 1948 Frank Cellier, British actor (Quiet Wedding, Big Blockade), dies from ill health at 64

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1965 Clara Bow, US actress (It), dies at 60

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  • 1969 Violet Farebrother, English actress (Downhill, Easy Virtue), dies at 81
  • 1975 Mark Frechette, actor (Zabriskie Point, Uomini Contro), dies at 27
  • 1981 Robert Montgomery, American actor and director (Robert Montgomery Presents, Earl of Chicago, Yellow Jack), dies at 77
  • 1983 Tino Rossi, singer/actor (Destins, Belle Menuniere), dies at 76
  • 1985 Lloyd Nolan American, actor (A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Peyton Place), dies of lung cancer at 83
  • 1991 Huib Orizand, Dutch actor (Paul Vlanderen), dies
  • 1992 Keith Prentice, US actor (Boys in the Band), dies of cancer at 52
  • 1992 Ray Gill, actor (Prelude to a Kiss), dies of AIDS at 42
  • 1994 Ruth Niehaus, German actress dies at 69
  • 2003 Donald O'Connor, American dancer and actor (Singin' in the Rain), dies at 78
  • 2005 Ronald Golias, Brazilian comedian and actor (A Família Trapo), dies at 76
  • 2009 Ivan Dykhovichnyy, Russian film director and screenwriter (b. 1947)
  • 2013 Jay Robinson, American actor, dies at 83
  • 2015 John Guillermin, British film director (The Towering Inferno), dies at 89