Argentine comic writer Carlos Trillo (b.1943) died on May 8. Trillo is perhaps best known for the comic Cybersix. He also wrote for Clara de noche, Boy Vampire, The Big Hoax, and more. His work won the Yellow Kid Award twice and the Angouleme Award.
Actress Dana Wynter (b.1931) died on May 5 of congestive heart failure. Wynter is best known for her role as Becky Driscoll in Invasion of the Body Snatchers, for which she won a Golden Globe as Best Newcomer. Wynter also appeared in episodes of Fantasy Island and The Wild Wild West and the films The Questor Tapes and Knights of the Round Table.