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2005 – Joan Tompkins, who appeared in numerous TV shows including “Night Gallery,” “Boris Karloff’s Thriller” and “Bewitched,” passed away at the age of 89.

2004 – Andrew J. Kuehn, the producer/director of the film “Terror In The Aisles, passed away at the age of 66.

2003 – Peter Shaw, who played the “Little Devil ‘ in the bottle in ‘ Bride of Frankenstein,” passed away at the age 84. He also doubled for Ernest Thesiger in the film.

1986 – Leif Erickson who co-starred in the films “Strait-Jacket,” ” I Saw What You Did” and “Invaders From Mars (1953), passed away at the age of 74.

1976 – Michael Gwynn who appeared in “Jason and the Argonauts,” and the Hammer films “Scars of Dracula” and “Revenge of Frankenstein,” passed away at the age of 59.

1972 – Hugh McDermott, who appeared in the films “Devil Girl From Mars” and “First Men in the Moon,” passed away at the age of 63.

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Leif Erickson

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Michael Gwynn

 

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