DEAD: ON THIS DATE
Everett Sloane (aged 55)
Everett H. Sloane (October 1, 1909 – August 6, 1965) was an American character actor who worked in radio, theatre, films and television. He was also a songwriter and theatre director.
DEATH: Sloane committed suicide by barbiturate overdose at age 55 on August 6, 1965, apparently because he feared he was going blind as a result of glaucoma. He is buried at Angelus-Rosedale Cemetery in Los Angeles.