Deaths: September 26by bcampos862 | created - 25 Sep 2017 | updated - 11 months ago | Public
2. Anna Magnani
Actress | Roma città aperta
Anna Magnani was born in Rome, Italy (not in Egypt, as some biographies claim), on March 7, 1908. She was the illegitimate child of Marina Magnani and an unknown father, often said to be from Alexandria, Egypt, but whom Anna herself claimed was from the Calabria region of Italy although she never ...
Actor | El Dorado
Lean, tall American character actor Arthur Hunnicutt was known for playing humorously wise rural roles. He attended Arkansas State Teachers College in his native state, but was forced to drop out in his third year due to lack of funds. He joined a theatre company in Massachusetts, then migrated to ...
5. Barry Dennen
Actor | Fiddler on the Roof
Best known for his nearly 40-year association with the musical sensation "Jesus Christ Superstar," actor-singer-voice artist Barry Dennen has a multi-media resume.
Dennen was born in Chicago on February 22, 1938; his family moved to Los Angeles when he was a child. After graduating from UCLA (where ...
6. Béla Bartók
Soundtrack | The Shining
Born in Hungary in 1881, Bartok began his musical studies on the piano at age five. His mother was his first teacher; after his father died in 1888, the Bartok family moved to Nagyszolos, where Bela continued his piano studies and took up composition. At age eleven, he made his first public ...
Actress | The Story of Gilbert and Sullivan
Although often seen in the St. Trinian's movies, written by Sidney Gilliat and her husband, Frank Launder, it was her role as Maid Marian in the long-running Robin Hood series that catapulted her to stardom. The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955) became one of the first British Television programs to ...
Actor | Check and Double Check
Charles J. Correll was born on February 2, 1890 in Peoria, Illinois, USA as Charles James Correll. He was a writer and actor, known for Check and Double Check (1930), The Amos 'n Andy Show (1951) and The Big Broadcast of 1936 (1935). He was married to Alyce Mercedes McLaughlin (dancer). He died on ...
Director | Water Lily
Producer/director Cirio H. Santiago is the son of Dr. Ciriaco Santiago, who founded Premiere Productions in Manila in 1946. He has two siblings. After starting out as a producer he started directing english-language movies in the early 70s. Santiago became one of the pioneers of the "Blaxploitation...
12. Digby Diehl
Writer | Santa Barbara
Digby Diehl was born on November 14, 1940 in Boonton, New Jersey, USA as Digby Robert Diehl. He was a writer, known for Santa Barbara (1984), Livin' for Love: The Natalie Cole Story (2000) and Showcase '68 (1968). He was married to Kay Beyer. He died on September 26, 2017 in Los Angeles, California...
13. Eily Malyon
Actress | The Little Princess
Eily Malyon was born on October 30, 1879 in London, England as Eily S. Lees-Craston. She was an actress, known for The Little Princess (1939), The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939) and Kind Lady (1935). She died on September 26, 1961 in South Pasadena, California, USA.
14. Gloria Stuart
Actress | Titanic
Gloria Stuart was born on a dining room table on 4th Street in Santa Monica, California on July 4, 1910. Her early roles as a performing artist were in plays she produced in her home as a young girl. She was the star of her senior class play at Santa Monica High School in 1927. Attending the ...
15. Gregg Toland
Cinematographer | Citizen Kane
Born in Illinois in 1904, the only child of Jennie and Frank Toland, Gregg and his mother moved to California several years after his parents divorced in 1910. Through Jennie's work as a housekeeper for several people in the movie business, Gregg may had gotten a $12-a-week job at age 15 as an ...
Actor | La bestia debe morir
Guillermo Battaglia was born on December 7, 1899 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He was an actor, known for La bestia debe morir (1952), El regreso (1950) and La muerte camina en la lluvia (1948). He was married to Nora Cullen. He died on September 26, 1988 in Buenos Aires.
Director | This Stuff'll Kill Ya!
Only one film-maker can claim the title "Godfather of Gore." That peculiar but apt identification seems to be the exclusive property of Herschell Gordon Lewis. With an unusual background that included teaching English Literature to college students, producing and directing television commercials, ...
19. John Cromwell
Director | The Prisoner of Zenda
Actor / director John Cromwell was born December 23, 1887, in Toledo, OH. He made his Broadway debut on October 14, 1912, in Marian De Forest's adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's "Little Women" at the Playhouse Theatre. The show was a hit, running for a total of 184 performances. Cromwell appeared ...
20. Johnny Lewis
Actor | Sons of Anarchy
Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, the middle of three siblings, Johnny began performing from the age of 5 at a small performing arts school, making his debut as a Chanukah candle.
Pursuing the acting profession, he appeared with success in many TV and film projects, handling both drama and...
21. Kveta Fialová
Actress | Adéla jeste nevecerela
Kveta Fialová was born on September 1, 1929 in Vel'ké Dravce, Czechoslovakia as Kvetoslava Fialová. She was an actress, known for Adele's Dinner (1978), Spring Waters (1968) and Straw Hat (1972). She was married to Pavel Hása and Jirí Joska. She died on September 26, 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic.
26. Paul Newman
Actor | The Hustler
Screen legend, superstar, and the man with the most famous blue eyes in movie history, Paul Leonard Newman was born on January 26, 1925, in Cleveland, Ohio, the second son of Theresa (Fetsko) and Arthur Sigmund Newman. Paul's father was Jewish, the son of emigrants from Poland and Hungary; he owned...
29. Richard Mulligan
Actor | Soap
Originally a student of playwriting at Columbia University, Richard Mulligan began his acting career in regional theater and soon after made his Broadway debut in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play "All the Way Home". In addition to his continuing Broadway career, Mulligan has successfully transferred...
30. Robert Delpire
Producer | Qui êtes-vous, Polly Maggoo?
Robert Delpire was born on January 24, 1926 in Paris, France. He was a director and producer, known for Who Are You, Polly Maggoo? (1966), The King of Ads (1991) and Float Like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee (1969). He was married to Sarah Moon. He died on September 26, 2017 in Paris.