DEAD: ON THIS DATE
Jeremy Sinden (aged 45)
Jeremy Sinden (14 June 1950 – 29 May 1996) was an English actor who specialised in playing eccentric military men and overgrown schoolboys.
DEATH: Jeremy Sinden was the husband of actress Delia Lindsay from 1978 until his death from lung cancer in 1996 at the age of 45. This was 12 weeks after his best friend Simon Cadell, born 5 weeks after him, also died of lung cancer. Cadell’s father, John Cadell, had been Donald Sinden’s theatrical agent for over 30 years. Jeremy and Delia had two daughters.