Died on this day in horror history – October 9

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October 9

  • 2009 – Barry Letts, who produced & directed many British TV series including “The Invisible Man,” “Doctor Who” and “The Hound of the Baskervilles” mini-series, passed away at the age of 84.
  • 2009 – Al C. Ward, who wrote for such TV series as “Perry Mason,” “The Fugitive,” “Climax!,” “The Aquanauts” and “Bonanza,” passed away at the age of 90. He wrote the American sequences for the original “Godzilla.”
  • 2005 – Louis Nye who played “Zombo” on the “Munsters” episode of the same name, passed away at the age of 92.
  • 2000 – David Dukes, had appeared in “Rose Red (TV Mini-Series)”, “Gods and Monsters”, “Rawhead Rex”, “Deadly Nightmares (TV Series)”, and more. He passed on at the age of 55 from a heart attack.
  • 1972 – Miriam Hopkins who starred in the 1931 version of “Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde,” passed away at the age of 69.
David Dukes
David Dukes
Louis Nye
Louis Nye

Michael Juvinall

I am a Horror journalist, producer, ravenous Horror fiend, aficionado of the classic Universal Monsters, Hammer Horror, Werewolves, and all things Horror.

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