Deaths: September 14

by bcampos862 | created - 12 Sep 2017 | updated - 1 month ago | Public

1. Lolita Torres

Actress | La hermana San Sulpicio

Lolita Torres was born on March 26, 1930 in Avellaneda, Buenos Aires, Argentina as Beatriz Mariana Torres. She was an actress, known for La hermana San Sulpicio (1960), La maestra enamorada (1961) and La edad del amor (1954). She was married to Julio Cesar Caccia and Santiago Rodolfo Burastero. She...

2. Alberto Dalbés

Actor | Tendre et perverse Emanuelle

Alberto Dalbés was born on April 3, 1922 in Rosario, Argentina as Francisco Eduardo Eyres Martínez. He was an actor, known for Tender and Perverse Emanuelle (1973), La maldición de Frankenstein (1973) and Drácula contra Frankenstein (1972). He died on September 14, 1983 in Madrid, ...

3. Angus Lennie

Actor | The Great Escape

Angus Lennie was born on April 18, 1930 in Glasgow, Scotland as Angus Wilson Lennie. He was an actor, known for The Great Escape (1963), Doctor Who (1963) and Para Handy - Master Mariner (1959). He died on September 14, 2014 in Acton, London, England.

4. Basil Gogos

Self | Monsterama: Basil Gogos

Acclaimed illustrator Basil Gogos was born in Egypt to Greek parents. He moved with his family to America when he was sixteen years old. Gogos attended several New York area schools which include the National School of Design, the Phoenix School of Design, and the School of the Visual Arts. ...

5. Beah Richards

Actress | Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

Beah Richards left her native Vicksburg, Mississippi, for New York City in 1950. She would not acquire a significant role on stage until 1955, when she appeared in the off-Broadway show "Take A Giant Step" convincingly portraying an 84-year-old grandmother without using theatrical makeup. In 1962 ...

6. Charles Crichton

Director | A Fish Called Wanda

Director Charles Crichton's film career began as an editor in 1935 with Alexander Korda's London Films, and in that capacity he worked on such productions as Sanders of the River (1935), Things to Come (1936) and Elephant Boy (1937) (which introduced Sabu to movie audiences). He soon left London ...

7. Dámaso Pérez Prado

Soundtrack | Repo Men

Pop orchestra leader responsible for the mambo craze that swept America during the early 1950s. Numerous hit recordings included, among others, "Patricia", "Mambo Jambo" and "Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White". Would often interject his musical numbers with his signature grunt of "Dilo!".

8. Eiji Okada

Actor | Suna no onna

Eiji Okada was born on June 13, 1920 in Chiba, Japan. He was an actor, known for Woman in the Dunes (1964), Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959) and Shonen tanteidan: Tetto no kaijin (1957). He was married to Wasa, Aiko. He died on September 14, 1995 in Japan.

9. George Englund

Producer | The Ugly American

George Englund was born on June 22, 1926 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as George Howe Ripley. He is known for his work on The Ugly American (1963), The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959) and Zachariah (1971). He was married to Bonnie Graves and Cloris Leachman. He died on September 14...

10. Gertrude Berg

Actress | The Goldbergs

Gertrude was born in New York City and her father owned a summer resort hotel. While in her teens, she wrote dialogues about her father and grandfather and recited them to guests at the hotel. This was the beginning of her writing which eventually led her to write "The Goldbergs". She married ...

11. Grace Kelly

Actress | Rear Window

On November 12, 1929, Grace Patricia Kelly was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to wealthy parents. Her girlhood was uneventful for the most part, but one of the things she desired was to become an actress which she had decided on at an early age. After her high school graduation in 1947, Grace ...

12. Henry Gibson

Actor | Nashville

Henry Gibson was born on 21 September 1935 in Germantown, Pennsylvnia. Before appearing in films and television series, he was a child star on the stage during the 1940s and during the late 1950s he was an intelligence officer in the U.S. Air Force. His screen debut came in 1963 when he was cast in...

13. Irving Thalberg

Writer | The Trap

Irving Grant Thalberg was born in New York City, to Henrietta (Haymann) and William Thalberg, who were of German Jewish descent. He had a bad heart, having contracted rheumatic fever as a teenager and was plagued with other ailments all of his life. He was quite intelligent with a thirst for ...

14. Isadora Duncan

Writer | Isadora

Isadora Duncan was an American dancer and innovative educator known for interdisciplinary and cross-cultural projects, and a hectic marriage to the famous Russian poet Sergei Esenin.

She was born Isador 'Dora' Angela Duncan on May 26, 1877, in San Francisco, California. Her father, Joseph Duncan, ...

15. James Anderson

Actor | To Kill a Mockingbird

A familiar face to movie audiences in the 1950s, James Anderson's rugged and somewhat sinister good looks made him a natural for westerns, and he appeared in many of them over the years, often as a gunman or hired killer but occasionally as a storekeeper or grizzled frontier scout. He turned in a ...

16. James Westmoreland

Actor | Don't Answer the Phone!

James Westmoreland was born on November 25, 1935 in Dearborn, Michigan, USA. He was an actor, known for Don't Answer the Phone! (1980), The Monroes (1966) and The Wild Wild West (1965). He was married to Kim Darby. He died on September 14, 2016 in Palm Desert, California, USA.

17. Janet Gaynor

Actress | Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Janet Gaynor was born Laura Gainor on October 6, 1906, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As a child, she & her parents moved to San Francisco, California, where she graduated from high school in 1923. She then moved to Los Angeles where she enrolled in a secretarial school. She got a job at a shoe ...

18. Jerry Fleck

Assistant_director | Star Trek: First Contact

Jerry Fleck was born on November 4, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Gerald B. Fleck. He was an assistant director and actor, known for Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) and Edward Scissorhands (1990). He was married to Katy. He died on September 14, 2003 in Saugus, ...

20. Johnny Sekka

Actor | The Message

Johnny Sekka was born on July 21, 1934 in Dakar, Senegal as Lamine Sekka. He was an actor, known for The Message (1976), Babylon 5: The Gathering (1993) and The Avengers (1961). He was married to Cecilia Enger. He died on September 14, 2006 in Agua Dulce, California, USA.

21. Jorge Lavat

Actor | El Estudiante

Jorge Lavat was born on August 3, 1933 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Jorge Lavat Bayona. He was an actor, known for El Estudiante (2009), Quinceañera (1987) and Eva Luna (2010). He was married to Ana María Torres Landa and Silvia Burgos. He died on September 14, 2011 in Mexico ...

22. Jorge Pedreros

Actor | Jappening con Ja

Jorge Pedreros was born on August 8, 1942 in Santiago, Chile. He was an actor, known for Jappening con Ja (1978), A la suerte de la olla (2001) and El show de Pepito TV (2001). He was married to Gladys del Río. He died on September 14, 2013 in Santiago de Chile, Chile.

23. Julian Beck

Actor | The Cotton Club

A bold, innovative, avant-garde figure in theatre who helped revolutionized the style of playwriting and acting in the 1950s and 1960s, actor/writer/producer/directer Julian Beck was certainly a odd-looking sort with his baleful, hollow eyes, stark and skullish features and near-bald dome capped by...

24. Julie Bovasso

Actress | Saturday Night Fever

Julie Bovasso was born on August 1, 1930 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Julia Anne Bovasso. She is known for her work on Saturday Night Fever (1977), Moonstruck (1987) and The Verdict (1982). She was married to Len Wayland and George Earl Ortman. She died on September 14, 1991 in New ...

25. Juliet Prowse

Actress | Can-Can

Born in India to South African parents, Juliet studied to be a dancer from the age of 4. Attending the Royal Academy of Dance, by the time Juliet was 14, she was deemed too tall at just under six feet to enter the world of ballet. She signed as a chorus dancer with the London Palladium and then ...

26. Kim McGuire

Actress | Cry-Baby

Born in 1956 in New Orleans, LA, Kim McGuire was an actress, best known for playing Mona "Hatchet-Face" Malnorowski in John Waters' Cry-Baby (1990). Her other films include Disturbed (1990) and Acting on Impulse (1993). In 1997, after passing the State Bar exam, she began working as an attorney in ...

27. Lane Chandler

Actor | Samson and Delilah

American actor who had a brief flirtation with stardom before settling into character roles and bit parts. Born in rural South Dakota (according to government records, though some sources say Walsh County, North Dakota) as Robert C. Oakes, the son of a horse rancher, he moved with his family to ...

28. LaWanda Page

Actress | Friday

Best known for her role as Aunt Esther Anderson on "Sanford And Son", she appeared in many films including "Don't Be A Menace To South Central While Drinking Your Juice In The Hood" (1996), "Friday" (1995), "The Legend of Dolemite" (1994), "West From North Goes South" (1993), "The Meteor Man" (1993...

29. Lía Casanova

Actress | Filomena Marturano

Lía Casanova was born in Argentina as Dora Martina Rial. She was an actress, known for Filomena Marturano (1950), Caballito criollo (1953) and Las modelos (1963). She died on September 14, 1986 in Argentina.

31. Lisa Michelson

Actress | Majo no takkyûbin

Lisa Michelson was born on March 31, 1958 in New York City, New York, USA as Lisa Paulette Michelson. She was an actress, known for Kiki's Delivery Service (1989), My Neighbor Totoro (1988) and The Spirit of '76 (1990). She was married to Gregory Snegoff. She died on September 14, 1991 in Los ...

32. Lotus Long

Actress | Phantom of Chinatown

Lotus Long's father was Japanese and her mother was an ethnic Hawaiian. The family came to California in the 1920s and, because of her exotic beauty, Lotus didn't find it difficult to get into the movies and portrayed a succession of various Asian women. She took the stage name "Lotus Long", and ...

33. Louis Quinn

Actor | All the President's Men

Louis Quinn was born on March 23, 1915 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for All the President's Men (1976), 77 Sunset Strip (1958) and The Crowded Sky (1960). He died on September 14, 1988 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

34. Mickey Hargitay

Actor | Gli amori di Ercole

Mickey Hargitay was born on January 6, 1926 in Budapest, Hungary as Miklós Hargitay. He was an actor, known for The Loves of Hercules (1960), Delirio caldo (1972) and The Wild Wild West (1965). He was married to Ellen Hargitay, Jayne Mansfield and Mary Birge. He died on September 14, 2006 in Los ...

35. Norman Brooks

Soundtrack | Zelig

Norman Brooks was born on August 19, 1928 in Montreal, Québec, Canada as Norman Joseph Arie. He was an actor, known for Zelig (1983), The Best Things in Life Are Free (1956) and The Block (1964). He died on September 14, 2006 in Montréal, Québec.

36. Ove Sprogøe

Actor | Olsen-bandens sidste bedrifter

Ove Sprogøe was one of Denmark's finest and most treasured actors. Born in 1919 in Odense, where he also grew up, his parents were Arthur and Inger Sprogøe. He married his wife Eva in 1945, the same year as his stage debut at Folketeatret in Copenhagen.

Through a long career in film, television and ...

37. Patrick Swayze

Actor | Dirty Dancing

Patrick Wayne Swayze was born on August 18, 1952 in Houston, Texas, to Patsy Swayze (née Yvonne Helen Karnes), a choreographer, and Jesse Wayne Swayze, a chemical plant engineer draftsman. His mother owned a dance school in Houston, where Patrick was also a student. His father passed away in 1982. ...

38. Robert Wise

Director | West Side Story

Robert Earl Wise was born on September 10, 1914 in Winchester, Indiana, the youngest of three sons of Olive R. (Longenecker) and Earl Waldo Wise, a meat packer. His parents were both of Pennsylvania Dutch (German) descent. At age nineteen, the avid moviegoer came into the film business through an ...

39. Stephen Dunham

Actor | The Mummy

Stephen Dunham was born on September 14, 1964 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Stephen Dunham Bowers. He is known for his work on The Mummy (1999), Paranormal Activity 4 (2012) and Get Smart (2008). He was married to Alexondra Lee. He died on September 14, 2012 in Burbank, California, USA.

40. Warren Hull

Actor | The Green Hornet Strikes Again!

He is the son of John Clarence & Laura H. (Shafer) Hull. He has two sisters, Laura Grace Hull; and Lina Southwick Hull.

He is also said to be the 23rd great grandson of both Henry II, King of England; and Robert de Vere (Robin Hood).

41. Wayne Morris

Actor | Paths of Glory

American actor who had early success as a sunny juvenile, but whose career declined following World War II, in which he was a highly-decorated hero. A native of Los Angeles, Morris played football at Los Angeles Junior College, then worked as a forest ranger. Returning to school, he studied acting ...

42. William McKinley

Self | President McKinley Reviewing the Troops

William McKinley was born on January 29, 1843 in Niles, Ohio, USA as William McKinley Jr. He was married to Ida McKinley. He died on September 14, 1901 in Buffalo, New York, USA.



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