On This Day

Deaths in Film & TV on September 29

  • 1928 Lido Manetti [Arnold Kent], Italian-born American actor, dies in a car accident at 29
  • 1951 Bradley Barker, American silent actor and film director, dies at 68
  • 1959 Harold Huber [Huberman], American radio, stage, a,d screen actor (I Cover Times Square), dies at 49
  • 1962 Robert Burton, American actor (The Big Heat, Compulsion, A Man Called Peter), dies from cancer at 67
  • 1967 Ludwig Donath, Austrian actor (Torn Curtain, Sirocco, Jolson Sings Again), dies of leukemia at 67
  • 1970 Edward Everett Horton, American actor and narrator (Bulwinkle Show), dies at 84
  • 1986 Betty Kean, actress (Amy Tucker-Leave it to Larry), dies at 69
  • 1992 Paul Jabara, singer/actor (Last Dance), dies of AIDS at 44
  • 1995 Susan Maureen Fleetwood, actress (Krays, Clash of Titans), dies at 51
  • 2007 Lois Maxwell [Hooker], Canadian actress (Goldfinger, Dr. No, Miss Moneypenny), dies at 80
  • 2009 Sperantza Vrana, Greek actress (b. 1926 or 1932)

Person of interestTony Curtis

2010 Tony Curtis [Bernard Schwartz], American actor (Some Like It Hot), dies at 85

  • 2010 Greg Giraldo, American comedian (Comedy Central Roast) (b.1965)
  • 2020 Mac Davis, American country music singer-songwriter (Baby, Don't Get Hooked On Me) and actor (North Dallas Forty) dies following heart surgery at 78 [1]
  • 2020 Isidora Žebeljan, Serbian classical, opera, and film composer, dies at 53