DEAD: ON THIS DATE
Maurice Evans (aged87)
English-born British-American actor (Planet of the Apes, Bewitched)
Maurice Herbert Evans (3 June 1901 – 12 March 1989) was a British actor, noted for his interpretations of Shakespearean characters. His best-known screen roles are Dr. Zaius in the 1968 film Planet of the Apes and as Samantha Stephens’s father, Maurice, on Bewitched.
DEATH: Evans died, aged 87, in Rottingdean, East Sussex, England, reportedly of heart failure as a result of a bronchial infection.