DEAD: ON THIS DATE
Ronald Lacey (aged 55)
Ronald William Lacey (28 September 1935 – 15 May 1991) was an English actor. He made numerous television and film appearances over a 30-year period and is perhaps best remembered for his roles as Harris in Porridge, Gestapo agent Major Arnold Ernst Toht in Raiders of the Lost Ark and the Bishop of Bath and Wells in Blackadder II.
DEATH:Lacey was diagnosed with terminal liver cancer on April 25 1991. He died less than one month later on May 15 1991 at the age of 55.