|Leslie Howard (1893 - 1943)
Father of Ronald Howard (not to be confused with Ron Howard)
Uncle of Alan Howard
|The Petrified Forest (1936) [Alan Squier]: Shot to death by Humphrey Bogart after Leslie insists that he do so, so that Bette Davis can receive Leslie's insurance money. (Thanks to Johnny)
Romeo and Juliet (1936) [Romeo]: Commits suicide by drinking poison in Norma Shearer's crypt, not knowing that she's only drugged herself into a deathlike sleep.
Spitfire (The First of the Few) (1942) [R.J. Mitchell]: Dies (off-screen) of a terminal illness. (Thanks to Bill)