R.I.P.2018by Rooney_Mara_Lover | created - 22 Apr 2018 | updated - 01 Jan 2019 | Public
Actor | Little Giants
In 1993, nine year old Jon Paul Steuer was cast in the role of Brett Butler's son Quentin Kelly on the ABC sitcom Grace Under Fire. The pilot episode aired September 29, 1993 with actor Noah Segan playing Quentin. Jon took over the role starting in episode two. During hiatus of the second season, ...
3. Frank Buxton
Actor | Overboard
Born in Wellesley, MA, USA, Buxton grew up in Larchmont, NY, USA, graduated from Northwestern University (BS) and Syracuse University (MS). After service in the U.S. Army in the Korean War, he worked in local television as a producer-director in Buffalo, N.Y. and Chicago, IL and then began his ...
Actress | Conversations with God
Lauren Stocks was born on August 16, 1963 in San Francisco, California, USA as Lauren Carroll Kirkpatrick. She was an actress, known for Conversations with God (2006), Relative Values (2000) and Toothpicks (2013). She was married to Stephen Deutsch. She died on January 3, 2018 in West Linn, Oregon,...
Actor | Avalon
Spending his youth in Skåne, due to his mother's engagement at the Malmö City Theater, wasn't easy for somebody with a Stockholm accent, but Johannes avoided being bullied by cracking jokes and doing pranks. At 18 he applied to acting school but was rejected. He applied successfully later and has ...
8. Ray Thomas
Composer | Journey Into Amazing Caves
Ray Thomas was born on December 29, 1941 in Stourport on Severn, England as Raymond Thomas. He was an actor and composer, known for Journey Into Amazing Caves (2001), The Moody Blues: Go Now (1964) and The Moody Blues: Nights in White Satin (1967). He was married to Lee Lightle. He died on January ...
Writer | Tsili
Aharon Appelfeld was born on February 16, 1932 in Sadhora, Chernivtsi region, Ukraine as Erwin Appelfeld. He was a writer, known for Tsili (2014), Vers où Israël? (2012) and Beyond Paranoia: The War Against the Jews (2015). He was married to Judith. He died on January 4, 2018 in Petah ...
10. Sue Barton
Actress | Nashville
Sue Barton was born on November 26, 1938 in Butte, Montana, USA. She is known for her work on Nashville (1975), Bisexual (1975) and Thank God It's Friday (1978). She was married to Richard Gregson and Billy Kirkland. She died on January 5, 2018 in Pacific Grove, California, USA.
11. Carole Hart
Producer | For the Next 7 Generations
Carole Hart was born on April 30, 1943 in Paterson, New Jersey, USA as Carole Ruth Strickler. She was a producer and writer, known for For the Next 7 Generations (2009), Hot Hero Sandwich (1979) and Free to Be... You & Me (1974). She was married to Bruce Hart. She died on January 5, 2018 in ...
12. Marián Labuda
Actor | Kral Ubu
Marián Labuda was born on October 28, 1944 in Hontianske Nemce, First Slovak Republic [now Slovakia]. He was an actor, known for Kral Ubu (1996), The Garden (1995) and I Served the King of England (2006). He was married to Viera. He died on January 5, 2018 in Bratislava, Slovakia.
13. Münir Özkul
Actor | Hababam Sinifi Tatilde
He was born and grew up in Istanbul. He started his career at Bakirkoy Community Center Theatre. Later he worked at Ankara State Theatre, Istanbul State Theatre and Istanbul City Theatre. He also worked in small play houses with today's famous actors and actresses. He made his place in the theatre ...
14. Jerry Van Dyke
Actor | Coach
He had that same genuine likability factor, owned that same trademark lantern jaw and was just as appealing and gifted as his older brother, Dick Van Dyke, but, for decades, Jerry Van Dyke bore the brunt of his brother's overwhelming shadow.
Six years younger than brother Dick, the comic actor was ...
15. John Young
Self | The Wonder of it All
American astronaut John Watts Young was born in San Francisco, California to parents William Hugh Young, a civil engineer, and Wanda Howland Young. He graduated from Georgia Tech in 1952, after which he joined the US Navy served as fire control officer on the destroyer USS Laws until June 1953 and ...
16. Greta Thyssen
Actress | Shadows
The enticing, voluptuous European beauty Greta Thyssen filled out the pages of movie magazines everywhere during the 1950s. Born on March 30, 1927, she was a freshly-scrubbed brunette when she was crowned Miss Denmark in 1952. The subsequent attention had her packing her bags for Hollywood. At that...
17. France Gall
Soundtrack | Fist Fight
France Gall was born on October 9, 1947 in Paris, France as Isabelle Geneviève Marie Anne Gall. She was an actress and writer, known for Fist Fight (2017), Same Old Song (1997) and Heartbeats (2010). She was married to Michel Berger. She died on January 7, 2018 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine,...
18. Don Sullivan
Actor | The Giant Gila Monster
Don Sullivan was born on January 1, 1929 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. He is known for his work on The Giant Gila Monster (1959), The Monster of Piedras Blancas (1959) and The Rebel Set (1959). He was married to Mia May. He died on January 7, 2018 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Shri Vallabh Vyas was born as Vallabh Vyas. He is known for his work on Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001), Sarfarosh (1999) and Sardar (1993). He was married to Shobha V. Vyas. He died on January 7, 2018 in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
20. Nancy Lea Owen
Actress | The People vs. Larry Flynt
Nancy Lea Owen was born in September 1926 in Decatur, Georgia, USA as Nancy Lea Brown. She was an actress, known for The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996), The River Rat (1984) and Abby (1974). She died on January 8, 2018 in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, USA.
21. Donnelly Rhodes
Born and raised in Winnipeg, Canada, Donnelly Rhodes trained to be a warden in the National Park Service in Manitoba and joined the Royal Canadian Air Force as an airman-mechanic before finally settling into his long and successful career as an actor. Rhodes studied at the Royal Manitoba Theatre ...
24. Terence Marsh
Art_director | Doctor Zhivago
Terence Marsh was born on November 14, 1931 in London, England. He is known for his work on Doctor Zhivago (1965), The Hunt for Red October (1990) and Oliver! (1968). He was married to Sandra Marsh and Lorna Wrapson. He died on January 9, 2018 in Pacific Palisades, California, USA.
25. John Thompson
Producer | Brooklyn's Finest
John Thompson was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a producer and assistant director, known for Brooklyn's Finest (2009), Criminal (2016) and The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017). He was married to Tatiana Thompson. He died on January 9, 2018 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Soundtrack | Grosse Pointe Blank
Fast Eddie Clarke was born on October 5, 1950 in Twickenham, London, England as Edward Allan Clarke. He was an actor and composer, known for Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), Smokin' Aces (2006) and Shoot 'Em Up (2007). He died on January 10, 2018 in London.
Actor | Troe v lodke, ne schitaya sobaki
Mikhail Derzhavin was born on June 15, 1936 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR [now Russia] as Mikhail Mikhailovich Derzhavin. He was an actor, known for Troe v lodke, ne schitaya sobaki (1979), Zimniy vecher v Gagrakh (1985) and Nochnoy vizit (1998). He was married to Roksana Babayan, Nina Budyonnaya and ...
28. Doreen Tracey
Actress | Westward Ho, the Wagons!
Doreen Tracey was born on April 3, 1943 in St Pancras, London, England as Doreen Isabelle Tracey. She was an actress, known for Westward Ho, the Wagons! (1956), Annette (1958) and The Donna Reed Show (1958). She was married to Robert A Washburn. She died on January 10, 2018 in Thousand Oaks, ...
Actor | Hider in the House
Kurt Christopher Kinder was born on June 21, 1975 in Ventura County, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Hider in the House (1989), CBS Summer Playhouse (1987) and Where Pigeons Go to Die (1990). He died on January 11, 2018 in Burnet, Texas, USA.
31. Bella Emberg
Actress | History of the World: Part I
Bella Emberg was born on September 16, 1937 in Brighton, East Sussex, England as Sybil Dyke. She was an actress, known for History of the World: Part I (1981), Doctor Who (2005) and Pompidou (2015). She died on January 12, 2018 in Isle of Wight, England.
32. Keith Jackson
Actor | The Fortune Cookie
Keith Jackson was born on October 18, 1928 in Roopville, Georgia, USA as Keith Max Jackson. He was an actor, known for The Fortune Cookie (1966), Munich 1972: Games of the XX Olympiad (1972) and Coach (1989). He was married to Gertrude Ann "Truri Ann" Johnson. He died on January 12, 2018 in Los ...
33. John V. Tunney
Actor | The Candidate
John V. Tunney was born on June 26, 1934 in New York City, New York, USA as John Varick Tunney. He was an actor, known for The Candidate (1972) and The Merv Griffin Show (1962). He was married to Kathinka Osborne and Mieke Sprengers. He died on January 12, 2018 in Brentwood, Los Angeles, California...
35. Jean Porter
Actress | Cry Danger
One of MGM's more vivacious secondary stars during the 40s, petite and lovely Jean Porter was born in Texas in 1922 but left the state while young to pursue her dream as an actress. Following some vaudeville experience, she made her uncredited film debut in 1939 (age 17) and slowly graduated to ...
37. Hugh Wilson
Writer | Blast from the Past
Hugh Wilson was born on August 24, 1943 in Miami, Florida, USA as Hugh Hamilton Wilson Jr. He was a writer and producer, known for Blast from the Past (1999), WKRP in Cincinnati (1978) and Frank's Place (1987). He was married to Charters Smith. He died on January 14, 2018 in Charlottesville, ...
Soundtrack | The Devil's Own
Dolores Mary Eileen O'Riordan was born in Ballybricken, a town 8 miles outside Limerick on Sept. 6, 1971. Her parents are Eileen and Terrance. Terrance was in a wheelchair due to a motorcycle accident. Dolores was the youngest of seven children, and one of two girls. In the late eighties, Dolores ...
39. Peter Wyngarde
Actor | Flash Gordon
Peter Paul Wyngarde was born at the home of an aunt in Marseille, Southern France, and is the son of an English father and French mother. Owing to his father's work as a member of the British Diplomatic Service, Peter spent much of his early childhood moving from one country to another, and was ...
40. Mathilde Krim
Self | AFI Life Achievement Award
Mathilde Krim was born on July 9, 1926 in Como, Italy as Mathilde Galland. She is known for her work on AFI Life Achievement Award (1973), Some Kind of Love (2015) and Omnibus (1967). She was married to Arthur Krim. She died on January 15, 2018 in Kings Point, New York, USA.
41. Bradford Dillman
Actor | The Enforcer
Dark-haired, Ivy League-looking Bradford Dillman, whose white-collar career spanned nearly five decades, possessed charm and confident good looks that were slightly tainted by a bent smile, darting glance and edgy countenance that often provoked suspicion. Sure enough, the camera picked up on it ...
42. Günter Hendel
Actor | So viel nackte Zärtlichkeit
Günter Hendel was born on December 22, 1922 in Kolberg, Pomerania, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for So viel nackte Zärtlichkeit (1968), Graf Porno und seine Mädchen (1969) and Der Porno-Graf von Schweden (1969). He died on January 16, 2018 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.
44. Jo Jo White
Actor | The Game Plan
Jo Jo White was born on November 16, 1946 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Joseph Henry White. He was an actor, known for The Game Plan (2007), Inside Moves (1980) and NBA Hardwood Classics (1992). He was married to Deborah, and Estelle Bowser. He died on January 16, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts, ...
46. Simon Shelton
Simon Shelton was born on January 13, 1966 in the United Kingdom. He is known for his work on Dr. Terrible's House of Horrible (2001), Swing Kids (1993) and Teletubbies (1997). He was married to Emma Robbins. He died on January 17, 2018 in Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England.
Self | Our Own Private Bin Laden
Stansfield Turner was born on December 1, 1923 in Highland Park, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on Our Own Private Bin Laden (2006), The 11 O'Clock Show (1998) and Uncovered: The Whole Truth About the Iraq War (2004). He was married to Marion Weiss, Eli Karin Gilbert and Patricia Busby ...
51. Olivia Cole
Actress | Roots
Olivia Cole was born on November 26, 1942 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. She was an actress, known for Roots (1977), Backstairs at the White House (1979) and Something About Amelia (1984). She was married to Richard Venture. She died on January 19, 2018 in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico.
53. Dorothy Malone
Actress | Written on the Wind
The blonde, sultry, dreamy-eyed beauty of Dorothy Malone, who was born Mary Maloney in Chicago on January 29, 1924, took some time before it made an impact with American film-going audiences. But once she did, she played it for all it was worth in her one chance Academy Award-winning "bad girl" ...
54. Marjorie Steele
Actress | Tough Assignment
Pert blonde actress Marjorie Steele was in films for a very short time, making only four in all. She was born in Reno, Nevada on August 27, 1930 in a log cabin built by her father, a contractor. Her mother was part Russian and Swedish while her father came from German and Sioux Indian parentage. ...
55. Allison Shearmur
Producer | The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
Allison Shearmur was born on October 23, 1963 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Allison Ivy Brecker. She is known for her work on The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014), The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015) and Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018). She was married to Edward ...
56. Fredo Santana
Producer | Fredo Mafia
Fredo Santana was born on July 4, 1990 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on Fredo Mafia, King Chip x Fredo Santana: Destroy (2016) and Drake Feat. Majid Jordan: Hold on, We're Going Home (2013). He died on January 19, 2018 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
57. Jim Rodford
Music_department | Return to Waterloo
Jim Rodford was born on July 7, 1941 in St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England as James Walter Rodford. He is known for his work on Return to Waterloo (1984), The Kinks: Don't Forget to Dance (1983) and The Kinks: State of Confusion (1984). He was married to Jean. He died on January 20, 2018 in St ...
58. Bob Smith
Writer | Side by Side by Susan Blackwell
Bob Smith was born on December 24, 1958 in Buffalo, New York, USA. He was a writer, known for Side by Side by Susan Blackwell (2009), Outlaugh! (2006) and CBC Winnipeg Comedy Festival (2002). He died on January 20, 2018 in New York City, New York.
60. Joel Freeman
Producer | Shaft
From the original Shaft to Love at First Bite, from Camelot to Soapdish, from top-grossing films to television to the Internet, Joel Freeman has built a reputation that spans over half a century of entertainment history.
He was born on June 12, 1922 in Irvington, New Jersey, USA. The son of Louis ...
62. Connie Sawyer
Actress | Dumb and Dumber
Connie Sawyer was born on November 27, 1912 in Pueblo, Colorado, USA as Rosie Cohen. She was an actress, known for Dumb and Dumber (1994), Pineapple Express (2008) and And Justice for All (1979). She was married to Marshall Schacker. She died on January 21, 2018 in Woodland Hills, California, USA.
Writer | Gedo senki
Ursula K. Le Guin was born on October 21, 1929 in Berkeley, California, USA as Ursula Kroeber. She is known for her work on Tales from Earthsea (2006), The Lathe of Heaven (1980) and Nine Lives. She was married to Charles A. Le Guin. She died on January 22, 2018 in Portland, Oregon, USA.
65. Robert Dowdell
Actor | Stoney Burke
Robert Dowdell was born on March 10, 1932 in Park Ridge, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on Stoney Burke (1962), Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964) and Assassination (1987). He was married to Sheila Connolly. He died on January 23, 2018 in Coldwater, Michigan, USA.
66. Hugh Masekela
Soundtrack | The Jewel of the Nile
Hugh Masekela was born on April 4, 1939 in Wilbank, South Africa as Hugh Ramapolo Masekela. He is known for his work on The Jewel of the Nile (1985), The Last King of Scotland (2006) and Blended (2014). He was married to Elinam Cofie, Jabu Mbatha, Chris Calloway and Miriam Makeba. He died on ...
67. Ezra Swerdlow
Producer | Zombieland
Ezra Swerdlow was born on March 2, 1953 in Great Neck, Long Island, New York, USA as Ezra N. Swerdlow. He was a producer and production manager, known for Zombieland (2009), The Equalizer (2014) and Spaceballs (1987). He was married to Lindsey Hicks. He died on January 23, 2018 in Boston, ...
70. Warren Miller
Director | Extreme Surfing
Warren Miller was born on October 15, 1924 in Hollywood, California, USA. He was a writer and director, known for Extreme Surfing (1992), The Way We Live Now (1970) and This Is Skiing (1969). He was married to Laurie Penketh Kaufmann, Roberta Marie Clavert-Mac Faden, Dorothy Roberts and Jean. He ...
71. Mark E. Smith
Soundtrack | The Silence of the Lambs
Lead singer and lyricist of British punk/new wave band The Fall. A former office worker, Smith formed The Fall in 1977, although their commercial peak came in the late '80s and early '90s. They have influenced many bands, most notably Pavement, and are famous for being Radio 1 DJ John Peel's ...
Actor | Mars et Avril
Jacques Languirand was born on May 1, 1931 in Montréal, Québec, Canada as Jacques Dandurand. He was an actor and writer, known for Mars and April (2012), Deux immortels: Prélude à Mars et Avril (2011) and Montreal Flight 871 (1966). He was married to Yolande Delacroix-Pelletier. He ...
Director | Magnifico
Maryo J. de los Reyes was born on October 17, 1952 in Santa Cruz, Manila, Philippines as Mario Margarito Jorolan de los Reyes. He was a director and writer, known for Magnifico (2003), A Love Story (2007) and Laman (2002). He died on January 27, 2018 in Dipolog City, Zamboanga Del Norte, ...
75. Mort Walker
Writer | The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie
Mort Walker was born on September 3, 1923 in El Dorado, Kansas, USA as Addison Morton Walker. He is known for his work on The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie (1972), Psychological Testing (1962) and Hero's Reward (1962). He was married to Catherine Carty and Jean Marie Suffill. He died on January 27, ...
76. Barbara Walkówna
Actress | Kalosze szczescia
Barbara Walkówna was born on January 5, 1933 in Swietochlowice, Slaskie, Poland. She was an actress, known for Kalosze szczescia (1958), Szarada (1977) and Zabic na koncu (1990). She was married to Józef Zbiróg. She died on January 28, 2018 in Skolimów, Konstancin-Jeziorna, Mazowieckie, Poland.
78. Rick McKay
Rick McKay lives in New York City and is the award-winning Producer/Director/Writer/Cinematographer/Editor of the hit film Broadway: The Golden Age. For five seasons he was a segment producer on WNET13's City Arts, the most honored, locally produced show in television history, which won over 30 ...
79. Mark Salling
Actor | Glee
Known for starring as musically-inclined football player Noah "Puck" Puckerman on the show Glee (2009), Mark Wayne Salling was born in Dallas, Texas. He was the younger of two children of Condy Sue (Wherry), a school secretary, and John Robert Salling, Jr., an accountant. He was home-schooled at an...
80. Louis Zorich
Actor | Fiddler on the Roof
Louis Zorich was born on February 12, 1924 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Fiddler on the Roof (1971), The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984) and Detachment (2011). He was married to Olympia Dukakis. He died on January 30, 2018 in New York City, New York, USA.
81. Eddie Shaw
Actor | Honeydripper
Eddie Shaw was born on March 20, 1937 in Stringtown, Mississippi, USA. He was an actor, known for Honeydripper (2007) and It Ain't Over: Delmark Celebrates 55 Years of Blues (2009). He died on January 30, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
82. Ann Gillis
Actress | 2001: A Space Odyssey
Ann Gillis was born Alma Mabel Conner on February 12, 1927, in Little Rock, Arkansas. At age seven, she appeared in her first film, Men in White (1934), as an extra. During the next two years, she had uncredited appearances in six more films until she received her first major role in King of Hockey...
84. Alf Humphreys
Actor | X2
Alf Humphreys was born on April 3, 1953 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Alfred E. Humphreys. He was an actor and writer, known for X2: X-Men United (2003), First Blood (1982) and My Bloody Valentine (1981). He was married to Elizabeth Moss. He died on January 31, 2018 in Stratford, Ontario.
85. Leah LaBelle
Actress | Leah LaBelle: Sexify
Leah LaBelle, born Leah Vladowski on 8 September 1986 in Toronto, Canada, was the only child of Troshan and Anastasia Vladowski. Troshan and Anastasia, musicians and immigrants to the United States, defected from communist Bulgaria during a tour of Western Europe in 1979 at the height of success ...
88. Dennis Edwards
Soundtrack | Bringing Down the House
Dennis Edwards was born on February 3, 1943 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA. He was an actor, known for Bringing Down the House (2003), The X-Files (1993) and White Boy Rick (2018). He was married to Brenda Edwards and Ruth Pointer. He died on February 1, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
90. Jerzy Rutowicz
Production_manager | Karakter
Jerzy Rutowicz was born on June 7, 1928 in Lódz, Lódzkie, Poland. He was a production manager and producer, known for Character (1997), Zapach psiej siersci (1982) and The War of the Worlds: Next Century (1981). He died on February 3, 2018 in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland.
92. John Mahoney
Actor | Frasier
John Mahoney was an award-winning American actor. He was born in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, the seventh of eight children of Margaret and Reg, a baker. His family was evacuated to the sea-side resort to avoid the Nazi bombing of their native Manchester. The Mancunian Mahoneys eventually ...
93. Kenneth Haigh
Actor | Cleopatra
Kenneth Haigh was an English actor who broke new ground with his original interpretation of Jimmy Porter, in John Osborne's 1956 play "Look Back in Anger". The play was to fundamentally change English theatre and coined the phrase used to describe Osborne (and later other contemporary playwrights) ...
94. Wojciech Pokora
Director | Rozrywka po staropolsku
Wojciech Pokora was born on October 2, 1934 in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland. He was an actor and director, known for Rozrywka po staropolsku (1985), Lalka (1978) and Malzenstwo z rozsadku (1967). He was married to Hanna Pokora. He died on February 4, 2018 in Warsaw.
95. Edwin Jackson
Edwin Jackson was born on December 19, 1991 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Edwin Joseph Jackson. He died on February 4, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
97. Ti-Men Kan
Actor | Wu hu si hai
Ti-Men Kan was born on August 28, 1943 in Mongolia, Republic of China. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Wu hu si hai (1992), Fantasy Mission Force (1983) and World of the Drunken Master (1979). He was married to Chen Wei and Chen Ping. He died on February 5, 2018 in New Taipei City...
98. Michael White
Writer | The Gateway
Michael was nominated for best feature film screenplay at the Austin Revolution Film Festival, Texas.
He has the unique privilege of having been in three Top 10 charts - as a non-fiction writer, a novelist, and a pop musician.
Formerly a member of the '80s band the Thompson Twins, his first hit novel...
Actor | Endangered Species
John Perry Barlow was born on October 3, 1947 in Pinedale, Wyoming, USA. He was an actor, known for Endangered Species (1982), Conceiving Ada (1997) and Grateful Dead: Dead Ahead (1981). He was married to Elaine Parker Barlow. He died on February 7, 2018 in San Francisco, California, USA.
100. Mickey Jones
Actor | Total Recall
Mickey Jones was born on June 10, 1941 in Houston, Texas, USA. He is known for his work on Total Recall (1990), Starman (1984) and Sling Blade (1996). He was married to Phyllis Jean Starr and Sandra Joel Davis. He died on February 7, 2018 in Simi Valley, California, USA.