Deaths: September 9by bcampos862 | created - 05 Sep 2017 | updated - 09 Sep 2020 | Public
1. Denny Miller
Actor | The Party
Denny Miller was born in Bloomington, Indiana, where his father, Ben Miller, was a physical education instructor at Indiana University. He and his brother, Kent, began playing basketball almost from the day they were born. The Miller family left Bloomington when Denny was in the fourth grade. He ...
Actor | Clash of the Titans
One of the truly great and gifted performers of the century, who often suffered lesser roles, Burgess Meredith was born in 1907 in Cleveland, Ohio. He was educated in Amherst College in Massachusetts, before joining Eva Le Gallienne's Student Repertory stage company in 1929. By 1934 he was a star ...
Actress | The Birds
The daughter of actor-manager Samuel Rupert Woods and actress Lillie Roberts, Ethel Griffies began her own stage career at the age of 3. She was 21 when she finally made her London debut in 1899, and 46 when she made her first Broadway appearance in "Havoc" (1924). Discounting a tentative stab at ...
Frank Andersson was born on May 9, 1956 in Trollhättan, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. He was an actor, known for Who Pulled the Plug? (1981), Robinson VIP (2005) and Fångarna på fortet (1990). He was married to Jeanette Andersson Bouvin. He died on September 9, 2018 in Stockholm, ...
Actor | Dorcol-Menhetn
Dalibor Andonov was born on March 8, 1973 in Dimitrovgrad, Serbia, Yugoslavia. He was an actor and composer, known for Dorcol-Manhattan (2000), Undisputed 2: Last Man Standing (2006) and Land of Truth, Love & Freedom (2000). He was married to Danica Prvulovic. He died on September 9, 2019 in ...
11. Harry Landers
Actor | Star Trek
Harry Landers was born on September 3, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA as Harry Sorokin. He was an actor and director, known for Star Trek: The Original Series (1966), Ben Casey (1961) and Phantom from Space (1953). He was married to Jeanne Vaughn Thompson. He died on September 9, 2017 in ...
13. Helen O'Connell
Soundtrack | I Dood It
Big-band vocalist of the 1940's who, duetting with singer Bob Eberly for the bandleader Jimmy Dorsey, was responsible for such million-selling recordings as "Green Eyes" and "Tangerine" as well as hit solo performances for Dorsey like "Six Lessons from Madame LaZonga." This vivacious blonde ...
14. Herbert Rudley
Actor | The Court Jester
A former Philadelphian, Herbert Rudley left Temple University at the end of his second year, journeyed to New York and won a scholarship with Eva Le Gallienne's Civic Repertory Theatre. He made his first stage appearance in 1928 and went on to appear in many more plays, including the Judith ...
15. Jack L. Warner
Producer | My Fair Lady
With his brothers Harry M. Warner, Albert Warner, and Sam Warner, he founded Warner Bros. Pictures Inc. in 1923. They released the first motion picture with synchronized sound, The Jazz Singer (1927) with Al Jolson. In the 1930s they gave employment to a parade of stars, including Bette Davis, ...
16. James Stacy
Actor | Cagney & Lacey
Born Maurice William Elias in Los Angeles, James Stacy is the son of a Lebanese immigrant father and an American-born mother of Irish-Scottish descent. As a teen, Stacy first aspired to play professional football but settled on a career in the movies after a friend coaxed him into taking some ...
17. John McGiver
Actor | Breakfast at Tiffany's
John Irwin McGiver came to acting relatively late in life. He held B.A. and master's degrees in English from Fordham, Columbia and Catholic Universities and spent his early years teaching drama and speech at Christopher Columbus High School in the Bronx. He had an early flirtation with the acting ...
19. Larry Hovis
Actor | Hogan's Heroes
Larry Hovis was born February 20, 1936, in Wapato, Washington. He grew up in Houston, Texas. He started out as a vocalist, singing with his sister Joan Hovis, then joined a quartet called "The Mascots", and they appeared on Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts (1948). While Larry was earning his degree ...
21. Mao Zedong
Self | Liberated China
Tse-tung Mao, along with Yat-sen Sun and Kai-Shek Chiang, was one of the most important figures to modern Chinese history. Born to a peasant family--his father was a farmer--in Shaoshan, China, on December 26, 1893, Mao was raised in the grinding poverty of rural Hunan province, where he developed ...
24. Mr. Catra
Actor | O Homem do Ano
Mr. Catra was born on November 5, 1968 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Wagner Domingues da Costa. He was an actor, known for The Man of the Year (2003), I Love Paraisópolis (2015) and Almost Brothers (2004). He died on September 9, 2018 in São Paulo, Brazil.
25. Nestor Paiva
Actor | Creature from the Black Lagoon
Nestor Paiva was born on June 30, 1905 in Fresno, California, USA as Nestor Caetano Paiva. He was an actor, known for Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), The Madmen of Mandoras (1963) and Road to Rio (1947). He was married to Maxine Kuntzman. He died on September 9, 1966 in Hollywood, California.
26. Norbert Degoas
Norbert Degoas died on September 9, 2013 in Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
27. Patricia Blair
Actress | Daniel Boone
Actress Patricia Blair was born on January 15, 1933, in Fort Worth, Texas, but grew up in Dallas. She first entered the world of entertainment as a young teenage model, eventually represented by the Conover Agency. She apprenticed in summer stock before Warner Bros. discovered her for films after ...
28. Patrick O'Neal
Actor | Under Siege
Dark, dashing and coldly handsome with intense, penetrating eyes, Patrick O'Neal was known for walking that fine line between elegant heroics and elegant villainy during his five-decade career. Born in 1927 in Ocala, Florida, and of Irish descent, he served toward the end of WWII with the United ...
30. Robert Frank
Director | Me and My Brother
Robert Frank was born on November 9, 1924 in Zurich, Switzerland as Robert Louis Frank. He was a director and cinematographer, known for Me and My Brother (1969), Candy Mountain (1987) and The Present (1996). He was married to June Leaf and Mary Frank. He died on September 9, 2019 in Inverness, ...
31. Ruth Roman
Actress | Strangers on a Train
Ruth Roman was born in Lynn, Massachusetts, the youngest of three daughters of Lithuanian-Jewish parents, Mary Pauline (Gold) and Abraham Roman. Her father, a carnival barker, died when she was a small child, forcing her mother to support the family by working as a waitress and cleaning woman. Ruth...