Deaths: January 8by bcampos862 | created - 09 Jan 2017 | updated - 1 week ago | Public
Actor | Demoledor
Agustín Bernal was born in 1959 in Paracuaro, Michoacan, Mexico as Romualdo Bucio Bucio. He was an actor and director, known for Demoledor (1995), No se aceptan devoluciones (2013) and Los asesinos (1998). He died on January 8, 2018 in Parácuaro, Michoacán, Mexico.
Actor | Dial M for Murder
Long-faced, emaciated-looking character actor with a thin mustache and an impeccable English accent, Anthony Dawson was typecast in a variety of villainous roles in the 1950s and 1960s.
He was born Anthony Douglas Gillon Dawson in Edinburgh, Scotland, to Ida Violet (Kittel) and Eric Francis Dawson. ...
5. Art Clokey
Director | Gumby 1
Art Clokey was born on October 12, 1921 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Arthur Charles Farrington. He was a director and producer, known for Gumby 1 (1995), The Gumby Show (1956) and Gumby Adventures (1988). He was married to Gloria Clokey and Ruth Clokey. He died on January 8, 2010 in Los Osos, ...
Soundtrack | Run Fatboy Run
An internationally recognized producer, director, writer, composer, conductor, arranger and musical director. Since the 1950s, Bregman has worked with many of the biggest names in the business. After high school, Bregman attended the University of California. During his sophomore year, he arranged ...
Actor | Il conto è chiuso
Argentina's Carlos Monzon was one, if not the, greatest middleweight boxing champions in fistic history. Born in poverty, he was discovered in the famed Luna Park Gym by trainer Amilicar Brussa, who molded the "skinniest" 6 feet 2 incher in the world into a lethal fighting machine. Monzon developed...
10. Don Galloway
Actor | The Big Chill
Born July 27, 1937 in Brooksville, Kentucky. He was married to Linda Galloway [divorced], the former Linda Robinson, and had two daughters. Their names are Tracy and Jennifer. Married the second time to Linda Marie, he has two stepchildren: Sheila and Robert. He also has one brother. Education, ...
11. 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 ...
Self | Echtzeit
François Mitterrand was born in Jarnac on October 26, 1916. He was finishing his studies in Paris when he was called by the French army in September 1939. He was 3 times mentioned, then injured and imprisoned but he escaped in December 1941 during his transfer to another war camp. Back to France, ...
13. Grégoire Aslan
Actor | Cleopatra
Grégoire Aslan was born on March 28, 1908 in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire as Krikor Aslanian. He was an actor and writer, known for Cleopatra (1963), The Return of the Pink Panther (1975) and Koning der Koningen (1961). He was married to Denise Noël and Jacqueline Dumonceau. He died on January 8,...
14. Iwao Takamoto
Producer | Super Friends
Iwao Takamoto had recently graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in Los Angeles when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor; Iwao, his parents and siblings were interned as enemy aliens in the Manzanar internment camp where he learned the rudiments of drawing and animation from two fellow internees...
15. Jack Prince
Actor | The Andy Griffith Show
Jack Prince, whose birth name was John Upchurch, was trained in singing at an early age.
Prince appeared on Broadway in the 1950s in main and understudy/replacement roles in at least three musicals: "Guys and Dolls" (1950-1953), as "Nicely Nicely Johnson", "Lil' Abner" (1956-1958) as "Marryin' Sam",...
17. John Dierkes
Actor | Shane
Tall and gaunt American character actor prominent in a number of classic American films. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, he attended Brown University and subsequently went to work as an economist for the United States Department of State. In 1941, he joined the American Red Cross and served in Great ...
18. John Gregson
Actor | The Longest Day
A former telephone engineer who dabbled in amateur dramatics, John Gregson served aboard a minesweeper with the Royal Navy during World War II. After demobilisation, he joined the Liverpool Old Vic, making his stage debut in 'The Knight of the Burning Pestle'. Freshly married, he moved to London ...
Actor | Operación masacre
José María Gutiérrez was born in 1921 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as José María Gutiérrez Santos. He was an actor, known for Operación masacre (1973), Noches sin lunas ni soles (1984) and La comedia de la tarde (1971). He died on January 8, 2003 in Buenos Aires.
21. Kenneth McMillan
Actor | Dune
Character actor Kenneth McMillan was born on July 2, 1932 in Brooklyn, New York. Prior to becoming an actor, McMillan was a manager at Gimbels Department Store. At age 30, McMillan decided to pursue an acting career. He attended the LaGuardia High School for Performing Arts and took acting lessons ...
22. Marion Zinser
Actress | The Skeleton Key
Published in TheNewOrleansAdvocate from Jan. 13 to Jan. 19, 2018: Prominent New Orleans actress Marion Zinser made her final exit on Monday, January 8, 2018. She was 92 years old. Mrs. Zinser was a native and lifelong resident of the city. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, local ...
Actor | Free Wheeling
Matthew 'Stymie' Beard was born on January 1, 1925 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Matthew Beard Jr. He was an actor, known for Free Wheeling (1932), Mush and Milk (1933) and A Lad an' a Lamp (1932). He was married to Annie. He died on January 8, 1981 in Los Angeles.
25. Pat Buttram
Actor | Robin Hood
The son of a circuit-riding Methodist preacher in rural Alabama, Pat Buttram became one of America's best-known comic entertainers. He left Alabama a month before his 18th birthday to attend the 1933 Chicago World's Fair. An announcer from radio station WLS was on hand to interview members of the ...
26. Patsy Garrett
Actress | Benji
Patsy Garrett was born on May 4, 1921 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA as Virginia Garrett. She was an actress, known for Benji (1974), Nanny and the Professor (1970) and Ironside (1967). She was married to Alexander Kokinacis. She died on January 8, 2015 in Indio, California, USA.
30. Reta Shaw
Actress | Mary Poppins
Reta Shaw is best known to television audiences as Hope Lange's housekeeper in the TV series The Ghost & Mrs. Muir (1968). Disney fans will remember her as one of the singing domestics in the Oscar-winning masterpiece Mary Poppins (1964). While she never achieved stardom as a leading lady, she ...
Actor | Boy Scouts Be Prepared
Robert Baden-Powell was born on February 22, 1857 in London, England as Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell. He was an actor, known for Boy Scouts Be Prepared (1917), Boardwalk Empire (2010) and The Woodpigeon Patrol (1930). He was married to Olave Soames. He died on January 8, 1941 in Nyeri, ...
32. Robert Bice
Actor | Fox Fire
Robert Bice was born on March 4, 1914 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Robert Lee Bice. He is known for his work on Fox Fire (1955), Burke's Law (1963) and The Gun That Won the West (1955). He was married to Andre Stuart (actress). He died on January 8, 1968 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actor | It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World
One of Britain's most beloved eccentric comedians, the irrepressible, gap-toothed Terry-Thomas was born Thomas Terry Hoar-Stevens in Lichfield Grove, Finchley. He was the son of Ellen Elizabeth (Hoar) and Ernest Frederick Stevens, a fairly well-to-do London businessman. He was afforded a private ...
36. Wesley Ruggles
Producer | Cimarron
The younger brother of Hollywood character player Charles Ruggles, Wesley Ruggles spent most of his early years in San Francisco. He attended university there, began a lengthy apprenticeship in stock and musical comedy and then joined Keystone in Hollywood as an actor in 1914 working alongside Syd ...
37. Woody Chambliss
Woody Chambliss was born on October 14, 1914 in Bowie, Texas, USA as Woodrow Lewis Chambliss. He was an actor, known for Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978), Then Came Bronson (1969) and The Wild Wild West (1965). He was married to Erika Chambliss. He died on January 8, 1981 in Ojai, ...
38. Yvonne De Carlo
Actress | The Ten Commandments
Yvonne De Carlo was born Margaret Yvonne Middleton on September 1, 1922 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She was three when her father abandoned the family. Her mother turned to waitressing in a restaurant to make ends meet--a rough beginning for an actress who would, one day, be one of ...