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Royal Dano electrocuted in 'Lost in Space: The Lost Civilization'

Royal Dano (1922 - 1994)

Film Deaths:[]

  • Moby Dick (1956) [Elijah]: Drowns when the whale sinks the ship and destroys the whaleboats, along with the rest of the ship's crew (except for Richard Basehart, the sole survivor).
  • Saddle the Wind (1958) [Clay Ellison]: Shot to death by John Cassavetes. (Thanks to Gordon and Brian)
  • Posse from Hell (1961) [Uncle Billy]: Shot in the back (off-camera) by either Charles Horvath or Vic Morrow; we hear the shots from off-screen, and his body is shown afterwards when he falls through the doorway. (Thanks to Brian)
  • The Dangerous Days of Kiowa Jones (1966) [Otto]: Shot to death by Robert Horton as Royal is trying to kill Sal Mineo. (Thanks to Gordon)
  • Messiah of Evil (Dead People; Revenge of the Screaming Dead; The Second Coming) (1973) [Joseph Long]: Burned to death when his daughter (Marianna Hill) sets fire to him, after he becomes one of the cannibal drones. (Thanks to K.)
  • Teachers (1984) [Ditto Stiles]: Dies of a heart attack while sitting at his desk in the classroom, without his students even noticing. (Thanks to Adrian)
  • House II: The Second Story (1987) [Gramps]: Dies (off-screen) several years before the story begins; he returns as a zombie and is finally destroyed by Dean Cleverdon. (Thanks to Kyle)
  • Ghoulies II (1988) [Uncle Ned]: Electrocuted with a live wire by the ghoulies while he attempts to perform a ritual to dispel them. His body is shown afterwards when the other carnival workers discover him. (Thanks to K.)

Television Deaths:[]

  • Gunsmoke: Vengeance Part 2 (1967) [Rory Luken]: Shot in the back, along with Victor French, by James Stacy because they had severely beaten Kim Darby. (Thanks to Stephen)
  • Gunsmoke: Stryker (1969) [Jessup]: Gunned down by James Arness as he robs the safe in Amanda Blake's saloon. (Thanks to Brian).