• Svatopluk Benes (1918-2007) - Czech actor who appears in Zelary, Tomorrow I'll Wake Up and Scald Myself with Tea and I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen. He died April 30. (Radio Praha)
  • Erica Cassetti (1971-2007) - Computer animator who worked on Disney's Atlantis: The Lost Empire, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Hercules and Tarzan and Dreamworks' Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas. She also worked on the original Coca Cola polar bear commercial. She died April 21, in Chandler, Arizona. (AZ Central)
  • Yanis Chimaras (1955-2007) - Venezuelan soap actor who appears in Amaneció de Golpe and El Caracazo. He was stabbed to death by a robber April 25, in Caracas. (Backstage)
  • Paul Erdman (c.1933-2007) - Economist and author whose book The Silver Bears was adapted as Silver Bears (aka Fool's Gold) with Michael Caine starring. He died April 24 in Sonoma County, California. (CBS)
  • David Halberstam (1934-2007) - Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author whose book The Amateurs was adapted as Rowing Through. He also appears in the Oscar-nominated documentary In the Year of the Pig. He was killed in a car crash April 23, in Menlo Park, California. (Variety)
  • Kirill Lavrov (1925-2007) - Russian actor who appears in Tchaikovsky, Taming of the Fire and The Brothers Karamazov, which he co-directed. He died April 27, in St. Petersburg. (RIA Novosti)
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