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Celebrity Deaths – 1998

celebrity deaths - Sonny Bono
Sonny Bono
Jack Lord death 1998
Jack Lord
Deaths 1998 - Lloyd Bridges
Lloyd Bridges
Celebrity Deaths 1998 - Frank Sinatra
Frank Sinatra
Celebrity deaths - Roy Rogers
Roy Rogers
Gene Autry died in 1998
Gene Autry

“In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes. (Benjamin Franklin)
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January 5 – Sonny Bono, American singer, actor, and politician (born 1935)
January 21 – Jack Lord, American actor “Hawaii Five 0” (born 1920)

February 6 – Carl Wilson, American musician, “Beach Boys” (born 1946)
February 24 – Henny Youngman, English-born comedian, “Take my wife … please” (born 1906)
February 27 – J. T. Walsh, American actor (born 1943)

March 10 – Lloyd Bridges, American actor “Sea Hunt” TV show (born 1913)
March 15 – Dr. Benjamin Spock, pediatrician, and author “Baby and Child Care” (born 1903)

April 1 – Gene Evans, Actor “The Steel Helmet” (1950) (born 1920)
April 6 – Tammy Wynette, American C&W singer, “Stand by Your Man” (born 1942)
April 21 – Peter Lind Hayes, American entertainer “The Peter Lind Hayes Show” (1950–51) (born 1915)

May 2 – Kevin Lloyd, British actor DC Alfred ‘Tosh’ Lines in Thames Television’s “The Bill” (born 1949)
May 7 – Eddie Rabbitt, Musician (born 1941)
May 14 – Frank Sinatra, Entertainer, affectionately called ‘Old Blue Eyes’ and ‘The Chairman of the Board’ (born 1915)
May 14 – Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Conservationist and writer (born 1890)
May 22 – John Derek, Actor and film director, “All the King’s Men” (born 1926)
May 28 – Phil Hartman, Canadian-born artist, writer, actor, and comedian (born 1948)
May 29 – Barry Goldwater, U.S. Senator from Arizona (1953–65, 1969–87) (born 1909)

June 1 – Darwin Joston, actor “Assault on Precinct 13” (born 1937)

July 6 – Roy Rogers, Singer and western actor “Roy Rogers Show” TV show (born 1911)
July 21 – Alan Shepard, NASA Mercury Astronaut, first American into space (born 1923)
July 21 – Robert Young, Actor, “Father Knows Best” TV show (born 1907)
July 30 – Buffalo Bob Smith, Children’s television host “Howdy Doody” TV show (born 1917)

August 2 – Shari Lewis, Ventriloquist/comedian, puppet was “Lamb Chop” (born 1933)
August 16 – Phil Leeds, Actor (born 1916)”Rosemary’s Baby” (born 1916)
August 24 – E. G. Marshall, Actor, lawyer Lawrence Preston on “The Defenders” (born 1910)

September 5 – Leo Penn, Actor/director, father of Sean Penn (born 1921)
September 13 – George Wallace, Politician, Governor of Alabama 1963–1967, 1971–1979 and 1983–1987 (born 1919)
September 23 – Mary Frann, Actress, Bob Newhart’s wife, Joanna in “Newhart” (born 1943)

October 2 – Gene Autry, Actor/singer, “The Gene Autry Show” TV show (born 1907)
October 3 – Roddy McDowall, British actor, Cornelius and Caesar in Planet of the Apes (born 1928)
October 11 – Richard Denning, Actor “An Affair to Remember” (born 1914)
October 17 – Joan Hickson, British actress, “Miss Marple” (born 1906)

November 13 – Valerie Hobson, English actress, “Great Expectations” (born 1917)
November 17 – Esther Rolle, Actress, “Good Times” TV show (born 1920)
November 25 – Flip Wilson, Actor/comedian “The Flip Wilson” TV show (born 1933)

December 14 – Norman Fell, Actor, Mr Roper on “Threes Company” TV show (born 1924)
December 22 – Michelle Thomas, Actress, Justine Phillips on “The Cosby Show” TV show (born 1969)
December 26 – Hurd Hatfield, Actor, Dorian Gray in “The Picture of Dorian Gray” (born 1917)