DEAD: ON THIS DATE
Dana Hill (aged 32)
Dana Hill (born Dana Lynne Goetz; May 6, 1964 – July 15, 1996) was an American actress and voice artist. Hill is best known for having played Audrey Griswold in National Lampoon’s European Vacation, and also known for her roles in Shoot the Moon and Cross Creek. Hill also played the role of a special needs child in a 1984 “CBS Schoolbreak Special” entitled “Welcome Home Jellybean”.
DEATH: Hill slipped into a diabetic coma in May 1996 and suffered a massive paralytic stroke the following month. On July 15, 1996, Hill died at age 32.