Deaths 2021

Deaths 2020

Deaths 2019

Deaths 2018

Deaths 2017

Deaths 2016

Deaths 2015

Deaths 2014

Deaths 2013

Deaths 2012

Deaths 2011

Deaths 2010

Deaths 2009


Full list by date of death

John Korty

Director

Born - 22 June 1936, Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Died - 9 March 2022

Bearded American director of TV movies - best-known: The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (1974) - who also won an Oscar for his documentary Who are the DeBoits and Where Did They Get Nineteen Kids? (1977). Aside from his 30 movies for television, occasional film credits include Crazy-Quilt (1966), Funnyman (1967), Riverrun (1968), Silence (1974), Alex & the Gypsy (1976), Oliver's Story (1978), Twice Upon a Time (1983) and Miracle in a Box (2009), his last. Survived by Jane, his third wife of 33 years, and three children, he died from vascular dementia.