Leslie Barbara Carter was born on June 6, 1986 in Tampa, Florida in the family of Robert Gene Carter (aka Robert Carter
) and his wife Jane Elizabeth Carter (née Spaulding) and become the third of five their children. Her parents were divorced in 2003 after more than 20 years of marriage. Leslie had an older brother Nick Carter
“ Born:Leslie Barbara Carter
June 6, 1986 in Tampa, Florida, USA
Died:January 31, 2012 (age 25) in Westfield, New York, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Nicole DeHuff was born on 6 January 1975 in Oklahoma. She began her acting studies at the prestigious Carnegie Mellon Acting Conservatory. Her first screen role was in the comedy hit Meet the Parents
, in which she co-starred with Robert De Niro
and Ben Stiller
. Her character (Deborah Byrnes) was the sister whose wedding caused chaos for her family...
“ Born:Nicole Renee DeHuff
January 6, 1975 in Antlers, Oklahoma, USA
Died:February 16, 2005 (age 30) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Brittany Murphy was born Brittany Anne Bertolotti on November 10, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia, to Sharon Kathleen Murphy and Angelo Joseph Bertolotti. Her father's ancestry is Italian, and her mother is of Irish and Slovak descent. Her father moved the family back to Edison, New Jersey as a native New Yorker and to be closer to other siblings from previous marriages...
“ Born:Brittany Anne Bertolotti
November 10, 1977 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Died:December 20, 2009 (age 32) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:February 27, 1972 in Boulder City, Nevada, USA
Died:January 19, 2010 (age 37) in Sublimity, Oregon, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Born in Pumpherston, West Lothian, Scotland, Kerry McGregor had an extraordinary life of triumph over tragedy with so many people describing her attitude as an inspiration to us all. Kerry's first set back was the loss of her father George, who died in a road traffic accident when she was just 5 years old...
“ Born:October 30, 1974 in Pumpherston, West Lothian, Scotland, UK
Died:January 4, 2012 (age 37) in Pumpherston, West Lothian, Scotland, UK ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Rana Elaine Fisher
April 18, 1972 in Houston, Texas, USA
Died:August 10, 2008 (age 36) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Ashley N. Lance
Raven haired beauty, whose intellect and impressive abilities is only exceeded by her popularity. Widely regarded as possessing a remarkable aptitude and passion for dance, Ashley grew up living with her father in the Bay Area of Northern California. She began taking dance lessons when she was about six...
“ Born:Ashley Nicole Lance
August 25, 1986 in Los Gatos, California, USA
Died:April 24, 2004 (age 17) in Tracy, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Natalie Wood was born on July 20, 1938, in San Francisco, California, as Natalia Nikolaevna Zakharenko. Her parents, Maria Stepanovna (Zudilova) and Nikolai Stepanovich Zakharenko, were Russian-born émigrés, of Ukrainian and Russian descent, who spoke barely comprehensible English; they changed the family name to Gurdin after becoming US citizens...
“ Born:Natalia Nikolaevna Zakharenko
July 20, 1938 in San Francisco, California, USA
Died:November 29, 1981 (age 43) in Santa Catalina Island, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
December 20, 1983 in Howard Beach, New York, USA
August 14, 2013 (age 29) in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Sharon's early life was one of constant moving as her father served in the military. When she lived in Italy, she was voted "Homecoming Queen" of her high school. After being an extra in a few Italian films, Sharon headed to Hollywood where she would again start as an extra. Her first big break came when she was cast as the shapely bank secretary...
“ Born: Sharon Marie Tate
January 24, 1943 in Dallas, Texas, USA
Died: August 9, 1969 (age 26) in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:November 5, 1961 in Great Neck, Long Island, New York, USA
Died:May 2, 2001 (age 39) in California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
was born on 23 September 1938 in Vienna, Austria into a family of actors. Making her film debut at the age of 15, her breakthrough came two years later in the very popular trilogy Sissi
. Her mother, supervising her daughter's career, immediately approved Romy's participation in Christine
“ Born:Rosemarie Magdelena Albach-Retty
September 23, 1938 in Vienna, Austria
Died:May 29, 1982 (age 43) in Paris, France ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Grace Kelly was an American actress who, after marrying Prince Rainier III in April 1956, became Princess of Monaco. After embarking on an acting career in 1950, at the age of 20, Kelly appeared in New York City theatrical productions and more than 40 episodes of live drama productions broadcast during the early 1950s Golden Age of Television...
“ Born:Grace Patricia Kelly
November 12, 1929 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died:September 14, 1982 (age 52) in Monaco ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Died:August 22, 2005 in Ontario, Canada ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Whitney Elizabeth Houston was born into a musical family on 9 August 1963, in Newark, New Jersey, the daughter of gospel star Cissy Houston
, cousin of singing star Dionne Warwick
and goddaughter of soul legend Aretha Franklin
. She began singing in the choir at her church, The New Hope Baptist Church in Newark...
“ Born:Whitney Elizabeth Houston
August 9, 1963 in Newark, New Jersey, USA
Died:February 11, 2012 (age 48) in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Princess Diana was born July 1, 1961 at 7:45pm weighing 7lb 12oz at Park House, Sandringham, Norfolk, England. She had her christening at Sandringham Church in Norfolk. Her full name is Lady Diana Frances Spencer. On July 29, 1981 she married her Prince Charming - Prince Charles
of Wales, the eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II
“ Born:Diana Frances Spencer
July 1, 1961 in Park House, Sandringham, Norfolk, England, UK
Died:August 31, 1997 (age 36) in Paris, France ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Marilyn Monroe was born Norma Jeane Mortenson on June 1, 1926 in Los Angeles, California. Her mother was a film-cutter at RKO Studios who, widowed and mentally ill, abandoned her to a sequence of foster homes. She was almost smothered to death at two, nearly raped at six. At nine, the LA Orphans' Home paid her a nickel a month for kitchen work while taking back a penny every Sunday for church...
“ Born:Norma Jeane Mortenson
June 1, 1926 in Los Angeles, California, USA
Died:August 5, 1962 (age 36) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Vickie Lynn Hogan
November 28, 1967 in Houston, Texas, USA
Died:February 8, 2007 (age 39) in Hollywood, Florida, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Sunny Suzanne Johnson
September 21, 1953 in San Bernardino County, California, USA
June 19, 1984 (age 30) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
The late Adrienne Shelley was born in Queens, New York, to Sheldon Levine and Elaine Langbaum. After graduating Jericho High School, located in Jericho, New York, she went enrolled at Boston University, and majored in film production. After her junior year, she dropped out and moved to Manhattan where she made a name for herself in independent films...
“ Born:Adrienne Levine
June 24, 1966 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA
Died:November 1, 2006 (age 40) in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:July 1, 1957 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
Died:October 25, 2010 (age 53) in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Talented. Beautiful. Modest. These three words described R&B singer-turned-actress Aaliyah perfectly. Aaliyah Dana Haughton was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Diane (Hankerson) and Michael Haughton. Her uncle was music manager Barry Hankerson
and her brother is director Rashad Haughton
. Aaliyah was raised in Detroit...
“ Born:Aaliyah Dana Haughton
January 16, 1979 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Died:August 25, 2001 (age 22) in Marsh Harbour, Abaco Island, Bahamas ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:September 24, 1979 in New York City, New York, USA
Died:January 4, 2010 (age 30) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Passed tragically from this life during childbirth along with her precious infant son Samson James Romanelli on September 30, 2011. She is the cherished wife of Charlie Romanelli
, loving mother of Nathaniel Scott Romanelli and Charles Thompson Romanelli, devoted daughter of Madeline (Mazzola) McGinley and the late James McGinley and darling sister of Scott James McGinley...
“ Born:Gia Virginia McGinley
June 15, 1972
Died:September 30, 2011 (age 39) in Brewster, New York, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Tina Wiseman was born in Pearl Harbor Hospital in Hawaii. Her father was a sailor based in Hawaii (he was raised on a farm in Ohio). Her mother was born and raised in American Samoa. Tina moved to Hawaii to continue her education. She was a Samoan princess, being the granddaughter of the high chief who founded the village of Futinga in American Samoa...
“ Born:Tina Leiu Wiseman
September 26, 1965 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Died:February 20, 2005 (age 39) in Freeport, Bahamas ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Harlean Carpenter, who later became Jean Harlow, was born in Kansas City, Missouri, on March 3, 1911. She was the daughter of a successful dentist and his wife. In 1927, at the age of 16, she ran away from home to marry a young businessman named Charles McGrew, who was 23. The couple pulled up stakes and moved to Los Angeles...
“ Born:Harlean Harlow Carpenter
March 3, 1911 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Died:June 7, 1937 (age 26) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Born in Portland, Oregon, she grew up in on a farm in Ketchum, Idaho. But dad was Jack Hemingway
, son of the Nobel prize winning author Ernest Hemingway
and, with that heritage, fame was almost foreordained. By the time she was 21, after the lead in the rape melodrama Lipstick
, she had a budding movie career...
“ Born:Margot Louise Hemingway
February 16, 1954 in Portland, Oregon, USA
Died:July 1, 1996 (age 42) in Santa Monica, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:December 26, 1965 in Grand Island, Nebraska, USA
Died:June 22, 2012 (age 46) in Murdock, Nebraska, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Heather Anne Philipsen
March 8, 1975 in New Port Richey, Florida, USA
Died:January 18, 2009 (age 33) in New Port Richey, Florida, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Theatre from Southern Methodist University in Dallas and graduated in 1993 from University of California at San Diego with a Masters of Fine Arts.
“ Born:Kellie Suzanne Waymire
July 27, 1967 in Columbus, Ohio, USA
Died:November 13, 2003 (age 36) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Shana Elizabeth Dowdeswell (died December 12, 2012) was born on April 1, 1989 in Harare, Zimbabwe. She then moved to New York City where she attended City and Country School, PS 3, and finally PPAS High School. She also began a career as an actress, beginning at age eight. Over the years, she accumulated many credits...
“ Born: April 1, 1989 in Harare, Zimbabwe
Died: December 12, 2012 (age 23) in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Malinda Gayle McCready
November 30, 1975 in Fort Meyers, Florida, USA
February 17, 2013 (age 37) in Heber Springs, Arkansas, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Lee Remick was born in Quincy, Massachusetts, to Gertrude Margaret (Waldo), an actress, and Francis Edwin Remick, a department store owner. She had Irish and English ancestry. Remick was educated at Barnard College, studied dance and worked on stage and TV, before making her film debut as a sexy Southern majorette in Elia Kazan
's A Face in the Crowd
“ Born: Lee Ann Remick
December 14, 1935 in Quincy, Massachusetts, USA
Died: July 2, 1991 (age 55) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Year Of Death - 2009 ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Zoe Lund was born Zoe Tamerlis to a Swedish mother and Romanian father on February 9, 1962 in New York City. She was an accomplished composer/musician and devout political activist at an early age. In 1981 at age 19, Lund gave a stunning performance as Thana, a mousy, mute garment worker and rape victim...
“ Born:Zoë Tamerlis
February 9, 1962 in New York City, New York, USA
Died:April 16, 1999 (age 37) in Paris, France ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:April 23, 1985 in Berlin, Germany
Died:July 4, 2011 (age 26) in Berlin, Germany ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
The radiant Francoise Dorleac is better remembered today as the elder, ill-fated sister of French film star Catherine Deneuve
. The Paris-born actress, however, was actually the first to become a star and had quite a formidable career of her own in the 1960s until it was cut short. Born into a theatrical family in 1942 (her father was actor Maurice Dorléac
“ Born:March 21, 1942 in Paris, France
Died:June 26, 1967 (age 25) in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Eleanor Jane Mondale
January 19, 1960 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Died:September 17, 2011 (age 51) in Prior Lake, Minnesota, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Miss Spear was crowned Miss Venezuela in 2004 and was 4th runner-up in the 2005 Miss Universe Pageant. Prior to competing in beauty pageants, Miss Spear bachelor's degree in theater from the University of Central Florida. Miss Spear went on to become one of the most popular and successful soap opera stars...
October 1, 1984 in Maracaibo, Zulia, Venezuela
January 6, 2014 (age 29) in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Dana Morosini
March 17, 1961 in Teaneck, New Jersey, USA
Died:March 6, 2006 (age 44) in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:June 3, 1952 in Saint-Mande, France
Died:June 12, 1985 (age 33) in Paris, France ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
American actress, casting director, teacher, and theatrical director. The daughter of nightclub singer Adelaide Adams and Get Smart
star Don Adams
, she was born in Queens, New York, several months after her parents' divorce. Raised in peripatetic fashion by her mother, she survived a particularly Dickensian Catholic boarding school as a toddler...
“ Born:Cecily April Adams
February 6, 1958 in Queens, New York, USA
Died:March 3, 2004 (age 46) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Linda Lovelace, the most famous porn star of all time, was born Linda Boreman in 1949. In the late 1960s she began a relationship with Chuck Traynor
and eventually married him. She appeared in eight 8mm hardcore fetish loops, including one in which she had sex with a dog. She is most well known for the hardcore porn feature Deep Throat
“ Born:Linda Susan Boreman
January 10, 1949 in The Bronx, New York, USA
Died:April 22, 2002 (age 53) in Denver, Colorado, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Marilyn Ann Briggs
April 22, 1952 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Died:April 12, 2009 (age 56) in Santa Clarita, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Elisabeth Brooks Luyties was born on July 2, 1951 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Elisabeth Brooks began acting at age five with her career encompassing both stage and screen. She started appearing in television roles in the mid-1970s and managed to pursue her acting career as a single mother while working a variety of jobs to support herself and her son...
“ Born:Elisabeth Brooks Luyties
July 2, 1951 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died:September 7, 1997 (age 46) in Palm Springs, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Marie Christine Gélin
March 27, 1952 in Paris, France
Died:February 3, 2011 (age 58) in Paris, France ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Carolyn Jones was born April 28, 1930, in Amarillo, Texas. Her mother was Jeannette and her sister was Bette (Moriarty). She was an imaginative child, much like her mother. In 1934, her father abandoned the family and her mother moved them in with her parents, also in Amarillo. As a child Carolyn suffered from severe asthma...
“ Born:Carolyn Sue Jones
April 28, 1930 in Amarillo, Texas, USA
Died:August 3, 1983 (age 53) in West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:May 23, 1929 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden
Died:August 20, 1982 (age 53) in Vienna, Austria ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Janis Lyn Joplin was born at St. Mary's Hospital in the oil-refining town of Port Arthur, Texas, near the border with Louisiana. Her father was a cannery worker and her mother was a registrar for a business college. As an overweight teenager, she was a folk-music devotee (especially Odetta
“ Born:Janis Lyn Joplin
January 19, 1943 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA
Died:October 4, 1970 (age 27) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Katrin Cartlidge began her career as a doing backstage & front of house work at London's Royal Court Theatre, having appeared with their Young People's Theatre group. She progressed to appearing in play readings and workshops before winning a regular role in Brookside
. She went on to forge an award-winning career in theatre and film...
“ Born:Katrin Juliet Cartlidge
May 15, 1961 in Westminster, London, England, UK
Died:September 7, 2002 (age 41) in London, England, UK ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Karen Marie Ffolkes
August 28, 1968 in USA
Died:August 31, 2008 (age 40) in Glendale, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:John Holder Jr.
February 19, 1947 in New York City, New York, USA
Died:May 15, 1985 (age 38) in New York City, New York, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Anita Rose Morris was born on March 14, 1943 in Durham, North Carolina, to Eloise (Chappell), who worked in the theater, and James Badgett Morris, a doctor. Among her many roles, the most prominent film role was as Carol Dodsworth in Ruthless People
, and for her sensual performance as Carla in the musical "Nine" opposite Raul Julia
“ Born:Anita Rose Morris
March 14, 1943 in Durham, North Carolina, USA
Died:March 2, 1994 (age 50) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes
Controversial, flamboyant, and spontaneous are probably the best words to describe Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes. Born in Philadelphia, and raised throughout the world as the daughter of a U.S. Army serviceman, Lisa Lopes became one of the most important trendsetters in the 1990s music scene. After relocating to Atlanta during her young adult years...
“ Born:Lisa Nicole Lopes
May 27, 1971 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died:April 25, 2002 (age 30) in Jutiapa, Honduras ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:February 20, 1970 in Portland, Oregon, USA
Died:January 29, 2010 (age 39) in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:May 4, 1964 in Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, USSR
Died:November 27, 2007 (age 43) in Saint Petersburg, Russia ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Meredith Lynn MacRae was born on May 30, 1944, in Houston, Texas. She was born on a military base where her father was stationed. Meredith was bitten by the show business bug at an early age. Her father, Gordon MacRae
was a singer and movie idol of the 1950s (Roger & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!
“ Born:Meredith Lynn MacRae
May 30, 1944 in Houston, Texas, USA
Died:July 14, 2000 (age 56) in Manhattan Beach, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Pretty, demure-looking Janet Margolin was born in New York City in 1943 and educated at the New York High School of Performing Arts. The long-haired brunette was discovered for films by director Frank Perry
as she was making great strides as a teen on Broadway. He saw her in the play "Daughter of Silence," for which she earned a Tony nomination...
“ Born:July 25, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA
Died:December 17, 1993 (age 50) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ BORN: 1977
Died: June 21, 2010 in Montreal, Canada ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:May 28, 1954 in Kozarevetz, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
Died:June 1, 2005 (age 51) in San Diego, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Caroline Margaret McWilliams
April 4, 1945 in Seattle, Washington, USA
Died:February 11, 2010 (age 64) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:May 9, 1958 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Died:June 21, 2009 (age 51) in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
This young actress astounded everyone with her profound performance in the acclaimed short film Taivasmatka (2001). Being only thirteen years old by the time of the filming, Kaisa faced a difficult task debuting in the leading role playing a young girl going through an emotional journey. Despite of the demanding requirements...
“ Born:Anna-Kaisa Hämäläinen
July 18, 1988 in Saarijärvi, Finland
Died:June 29, 2004 (age 15) in Saarijärvi, Finland ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Born in San Antonio, Texas, and attended Alamo Heights High School. Expecting a boy, Artie's parents named her in honor of her grandfather. She later went on to attend the University of Texas, Austin graduating 1975. Moved to Los Angeles in 1980 to pursue acting. Highly talented in music, her major at UT...
“ Born:Artie Ann Fielder
June 17, 1952 in San Antonio, Texas, USA
Died:May 11, 2003 (age 50) in San Antonio, Texas, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:May 17, 1955
Died:June 16, 1997 (age 42) in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Marlies Theres Moitzi
February 24, 1939 in Graz, Austria
Died:May 16, 1992 (age 53) in Vienna, Austria ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:July 25, 1975 in New York City, New York, USA
Died:May 10, 2011 (age 35) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Paula Josephine Murad
October 31, 1955 in Kingston, Jamaica
Died:July 30, 2004 (age 48) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Michelle Thomas was born in Boston but raised in New York and New Jersey. She attended the Montclair School of Arts and the Broadway Dance Center. She is survived by her parents, Phynjuar Thomas (a stage actress and acting coach) and Dennis J.T. Thomas (a founder and current member of the 1970s funk band Kool & the Gang); her brother...
“ Born:September 23, 1968 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Died:December 22, 1998 (age 30) in New York City, New York, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Nicole Marie Dolci
September 2, 1974 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Died:March 31, 2009 (age 34) in Hollywood, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Wendie Jo Sperber
Though she was known best for drawing laughs as whiny, excitable characters throughout her raucous film and TV career, actress/comedienne Wendie Jo Sperber showed a brave, compassionate and humane side in the last years of her life. The Los Angeles-born performer developed a driving passion for acting in her teen years...
“ Born:September 15, 1958 in Hollywood, California, USA
Died:November 29, 2005 (age 47) in Sherman Oaks, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Laurie Bird was a cute and charming actress who appeared in only three pictures during her regrettably short-lived career. Bird was born on September 26, 1953 in Long Island, New York. Laurie was working as a model when she was chosen by director Monte Hellman
, from nearly 500 women, to portray "The Girl" in Two-Lane Blacktop
“ Born:September 26, 1953
Died:June 15, 1979 (age 25) in New York City, New York, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:October 1, 1962 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died:August 6, 2012 (age 49) in Rocklin, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:October 9, 1966 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR [now St. Petersburg, Russia]
Died:August 14, 2011 (age 44) in Paris, France ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Lois Hamilton (Areno) personified a new wave of actresses who built careers on both beauty and brains. Lois attend Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennslyvannia, and the University of Florence in Florence, Italy, where she received degrees in Psychology and Fine Arts. As a top Ford model in the late 1970s...
“ Born:Lois Aurino
October 14, 1952 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died:December 23, 1999 (age 47) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Dana Michelle Plato was born in Maywood, California, on Saturday 7 November 1964. Her first excursion into the film world occurred when she was eleven in the television film Beyond the Bermuda Triangle
. Dana never really made an impact on the TV screen until she landed the part of Kimberly Drummond in the TV hit sitcom Diff'rent Strokes
“ Born:Dana Michelle Strain
November 7, 1964 in Maywood, California, USA
Died:May 8, 1999 (age 34) in Moore, Oklahoma, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Cheryl Lynn Kosewicz
November 11, 1971 in Grand Coulee, Washington, USA
Died:July 27, 2007 (age 35) in Sparks, Nevada, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Valerie Quennessen became an actress almost by accident. She started out performing as a child as an acrobat. She was very accomplished in this field and won an award at the age of ten. However, she hadn't seriously considered performing for a living. In her late teens, she enrolled in acting classes as therapy...
“ Born:December 3, 1957 in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France
Died:March 19, 1989 (age 31) in Saint-Ouen-des-Champs, Eure, Haute-Normandie, France ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Mary Ellen Trainor
Mary Ellen Trainor was born in Chicago, Illinois. She appeared in many feature-films of the 1980s, notable characters include, Elaine, the kidnapped sister of Kathleen Turner
and the catalyst for the entire plot in Romancing the Stone
, Dr. Stephanie Woods (LA Police Psychiatrist) in in all four Lethal Weapon
“ Born: July 8, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died: June 8, 2015 (age 62) in Montecito, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Dominique Dunne was born to a life of privilege in Santa Monica, California, the daughter of Ellen Beatriz (Griffin) Dunne and Dominick Dunne
, a producer, actor, and writer. Actor Griffin Dunne
is her brother. After her parents' divorce, she moved first to New York, and then to a posh home in Beverly Hills...
“ Born:Dominique Ellen Dunne
November 23, 1959 in Santa Monica, California, USA
Died:November 4, 1982 (age 22) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:November 26, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA
Died:March 12, 1995 (age 45) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Delle Chatman was born on November 19, 1951 in Virginia. Among her many talents, she was an author, TV screenwriter, educator, filmmaker, and photographer. Her television writing credits include 1998's Free of Eden and 1989's Runaway. She died following a long battle with ovarian cancer at her home in Edgewater on November 7, 2006.
“ Born:November 19, 1951 in Virginia, USA
Died:November 7, 2006 (age 54) in Malibu, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Sandra Colleen Waites
December 15, 1948 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Died:December 28, 1991 (age 43) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Sophia Haque rose to fame as a VJ/host on pop-music channels broadcast by India in the 1990s (via satellite). Her amiable personality and attractive appearance made her a favorite with many viewers, and led to her being offered bit parts in Indian films. A lead role in the low-budget comedy film 'Snip!' followed...
June 14, 1971 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, UK
January 16, 2013 (age 41) in London, England, UK ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:December 17, 1984 in Dallas, Texas, USA
Died:October 1, 2012 (age 27) in Baltimore, Maryland, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Jenny Dolores Rivera Saavedra (July 2, 1969 - December 9, 2012), better known as Jenni Rivera, was a Mexican-American singer known for her work within the banda and norteña music genres. She began recording in 1992, and her recordings often have themes of social issues, infidelity, and relationships...
“ Born:Dolores Janney Rivera
July 2, 1969 in Long Beach, California, USA
Died:December 9, 2012 (age 43) in near Iturbide, Nuevo León, Mexico ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Jean Dorothy Seberg was born in Marshalltown, Iowa, to Dorothy Arline (Benson), a substitute teacher, and Edward Waldemar Seberg, a pharmacist. Her father was of Swedish descent and her mother was of English and German ancestry. One month before her eighteenth birthday, Jean landed the title role in Otto Preminger
's Saint Joan
after a much-publicized contest involving some 18,000 hopefuls...
“ Born:November 13, 1938 in Marshalltown, Iowa, USA
Died:August 30, 1979 (age 40) in Paris, France ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:Jacqueline Mary Breyer
July 1, 1969 in New York, USA
Died:October 9, 2007 (age 38) in Brooklyn, New York, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
One of the leading sex symbols of the 1950s and 1960s, film actress Jayne Mansfield was born Vera Jayne Palmer on April 19, 1933 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, to Vera J. and Herbert W. Palmer. Her parents were well-to-do, with her father a successful attorney in Phillipburg, New Jersey, where Jayne began her girlhood...
“ Born:Vera Jayne Palmer
April 19, 1933 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, USA
Died:June 29, 1967 (age 34) in Slidell, Louisiana, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born:September 17, 1973 in New York City, New York, USA
Died:August 27, 2006 (age 32) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Beautiful, vibrant-looking 60s actress Wende Wagner (her real name) was born in Connecticut in 1941. Of French, German and Native American heritage, her exotic looks would later serve her well on TV and in motion pictures. She inherited her athletic genes from her parents; her father was a former Olympic swimming/diving coach turned Naval Commander and her mother was a champion downhill skier...
“ Born:December 6, 1941 in New London, Connecticut, USA
Died:February 26, 1997 (age 55) in Santa Monica, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
In June of 2000, two years after putting her breast cancer in remission, Jane Cusumano founded Chateau Wally Films with her husband and businessman, James Cusumano. The mission of the company is to produce high-quality films that address human conditions and touch the hearts and souls of their audience...
“ Born:November 11, 1954 in Palo Alto, California, USA
Died:June 1, 2001 (age 46) in Ojai, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Actress Lynne Frederick was a beautiful English rose mostly known for her marriages to comic-acting genius Peter Sellers
and a pre-knighthood Sir David Frost
, as well as an untimely death at the age of 39 from substance abuse. After a promising start in motion pictures, Frederick's acting career stagnated during the late 1970s...
“ Born:Lynne Maria Frederick
July 25, 1954 in Hillingdon, Middlesex, England, UK
Died:April 27, 1994 (age 39) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Selena was born in Lake Jackson, Texas, a city 50 miles southeast of Houston, to Abraham Quintanilla Jr.
and Marcella Quintanilla
. Abraham opened a Mexican restaurant, Papagayo, in Lake Jackson. Selena was 9-years-old when her father discovered her talent for singing. He formed a band consisting of Selena on vocals...
April 16, 1971 in Lake Jackson, Texas, USA
March 31, 1995 (age 23) in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Elizabeth's love for the arts came naturally, as her father was a well-known playwright, actor, director and novelist, so its not hard to understand that by the time she was 8, Cuban-American Elizabeth Pena already had designs to become an actress. Born in New Jersey, raised in New York, Elizabeth's...
Elizabeth Maria Peña
September 23, 1959 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA
October 14, 2014 (age 55) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Misty Anne Upham, born in Kallispell, Montana, grew up in south Seattle, the fourth of five children. She began her career at the age of thirteen when she joined a community theater group, Red Eagle Soaring. What began as a summer workshop soon turned into a full-time job. By the age of fourteen she was writing and directing short skits and performing on tours throughout the northwest...
“ Born: Misty Anne Upham
July 6, 1982 in Kalispell, Montana, USA
October , 2014 (age 32) in Auburn, Washington, USA
http://deadline.com/2014/10/misty-upham-dead-frozen-river-august-osage-county-missing-police-853408/ ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Elizabeth Montgomery was born into show business. Her parents were screen actor Robert Montgomery
and Broadway actress Elizabeth Allen
. Elizabeth graduated from the Spence School in New York City and attended the Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York. After three years intensive training, she made her...
“ Born: Elizabeth Victoria Montgomery
April 15, 1933 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: May 18, 1995 (age 62) in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Christina Grimmie is a cover artist from YouTube, under the user name "zeldaxlove64". Her fans all go into a group of people called "Team Grimmie", which is a group of fans that give their support. At her fairly young age, she's already gotten the spotlight by being the guest performer on Disney Channel's So Random!
“ Christina Victoria Grimmie
Born: March 12, 1994 in Marlton, Evesham Township, New Jersey, USA
Died: June 10, 2016 in Orlando, Florida, USA ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
Cass Elliot was born Ellen Naomi Cohen on September 19, 1941, in Baltimore, Maryland. She grew up in the Washington D.C. environs and in her senior year of high school, performed in a summer stock production of "The Boyfriend" at the Owings Mills Playhouse, where she played the French nurse who sings "It's Nicer...
“ Born: Ellen Naomi Cohen
September 19, 1941 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Died: July 29, 1974 (aged 32) in Mayfair, London, England ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav
“ Born: February 27, 1979 in Chaparral, Tolima, Colombia
Died: November 3, 2015 (age 36) in Peñalisa, Salgar, Antioquia, Colombia ” - fetsyshkanynyaroslav