Deaths: September 25by bcampos862 | created - 24 Sep 2017 | updated - 11 months ago | Public
1. Don Adams
Actor | Get Smart
Don Adams was born in New York, to a father of Hungarian Jewish descent, and a mother of German and Irish ancestry. He had a sister, Gloria, and a brother, Dick Yarmy. He served in the U.S. Marines in World War II and contracted malaria during the fighting on Guadalcanal island. After the war he ...
Soundtrack | Lord of War
The extraordinary, easy-listening crooning talents of Andy Williams were first unveiled when he was 8 years old and inducted into the Williams Brothers Quartet as its youngest member. Born in Wall Lake, Iowa on December 3, 1927, Andy started singing with his three older brothers (Bob Williams, Dick...
Actor | Return to Campus
Arnold Palmer was born on September 10, 1929 in Youngstown, Pennsylvania, USA as Arnold Daniel Palmer. He was an actor, known for Return to Campus (1975), Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (1962) and Coach of the Year (1980). He was married to Kathleen Gawthrop and Winifred Walzer. He died on...
6. Art Gilmore
Actor | Highway Patrol
Art Gilmore was born on March 18, 1912 in Tacoma, Washington, USA as Arthur Wells Gilmore. He is known for his work on Highway Patrol (1955), Dragnet (1951) and Dragnet 1967 (1967). He was married to Grace Gilmore. He died on September 25, 2010 in Irvine, California, USA.
7. Bobby Knutt
Actor | Jake's Progress
Bobby Knutt was born on November 25, 1945 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England as Robert Andrew Wass. He was an actor, known for Jake's Progress (1995), Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996) and How We Used to Live (1968). He was married to Donna Hartley. He died on September 25, 2017 in France.
Actress | Warlock
Dolores Michaels was born on January 30, 1933 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Dolores Rae Michaels. She was an actress, known for Warlock (1959), Battle at Bloody Beach (1961) and The Fiend Who Walked the West (1958). She was married to Bernard Woolfe and Maurice Martine. She died on September 25,...
Actress | Coronation Street
Sylvia Butterfield MBE, known professionally as Elizabeth Dawn or Liz Dawn, is an English actress, best known for her role as Vera Duckworth in the long-running British soap opera, Coronation Street. First starting on the serial in 1974, she had more of a recurring role as a factory worker until ...
10. Francis De Sales
Actor | Two Faces West
Francis De Sales was born on March 23, 1912 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Two Faces West (1960), The Wild Wild West (1965) and Mr. & Mrs. North (1952). He died on September 25, 1988 in Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, USA.
11. Frank Fay
Actor | God's Gift to Women
Frank Fay was born on November 17, 1891 in San Francisco, California, USA as Francis Anthony Donner. He was an actor, known for God's Gift to Women (1931), The Matrimonial Bed (1930) and Nothing Sacred (1937). He was married to Barbara Stanwyck, Gladys Buchanan, Betty Kean and Frances White. He ...
12. George Plimpton
Actor | Good Will Hunting
George Plimpton was born on March 18, 1927 in New York City, New York, USA as George Ames Plimpton. He was an actor and writer, known for Good Will Hunting (1997), Nixon (1995) and L.A. Story (1991). He was married to Sara Whitehead Dudley and Freddy Medora Espy. He died on September 26, 2003 in ...
13. Gérard Palaprat
Actor | Trans-Europ-Express
Gérard Palaprat was born on June 12, 1950 in Paris, France. He was an actor, known for Trans-Europ-Express (1966), Vidocq (1967) and Top à... (1972). He was married to Guylaine. He died on September 25, 2017 in Beauvoir-sur-Niort, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France.
14. Helen Broderick
Actress | Swing Time
Helen Broderick was a deliciously funny character comedienne with vaudeville and stage experience, a close friend of Jeanne Eagels. The story goes that, at the age of 14, she ran away from home because her mother (who featured in operatic comedy) was totally obsessed by the theatre. Ironically, all...
17. John Bonham
Soundtrack | The Song Remains the Same
John Bonham is still regularly voted in polls as the greatest and most influential rock drummer of all time, an opinion which has also been expressed by the likes of Roger Taylor of Queen, Dave Grohl of Nirvana and Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
He started playing drums at the age of five ...
Soundtrack | Brenda Starr
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From his teenage years as a member of the '70s seminal funk band B.T. Express, through his award-winning albums as a solo artist and his hit-making productions with such major artists as Whitney Houston, George Benson, Al ...
20. Kent Lipham
Actor | No Retreat, No Surrender
Kent Lipham was born to Jimmy and Nancy Lipham in 1961. He has a younger brother named Jamie. Around the age of sixteen, fearing he was becoming agoraphobic his mother insisted Kent join a club. Not being very smart, athletic, or crafty the drama club seemed perfect for him. The roar of the grease ...
21. Lani O'Grady
Actress | Eight Is Enough
Although Lani O'Grady retired from acting in the '80s to become a talent agent like her mother, she had long secured her place in the TV Land pantheon as Mary, the brainiac wannabe doctor in Eight Is Enough (1977)'s expansive Bradford brood. The dramedy, starring Dick Van Patten as a newspaper ...
23. Lewis Milestone
Director | All Quiet on the Western Front
Lewis Milestone, a clothing manufacturer's son, was born in Bessarabia (now Moldova), raised in Odessa (Ukraine) and educated in Belgium and Berlin (where he studied engineering). He was fluent in both German and Russian and an avid reader. Milestone had an affinity for the theatre from an early ...
24. Mary Astor
Actress | The Maltese Falcon
Mary Astor was born, Lucile Vasconcellos Langhanke, on May 3, 1906 in Quincy, Illinois to a German immigrant father, Otto Ludwig Langhanke, and an American mother from Illinois, Helen Marie Vasconcellos, of Portuguese and Irish ancestry. Her parents were very ambitious for her as they recognized ...
25. Tim Quill
Actor | Hamburger Hill
Tim Quill was born on October 18, 1962 in Wilmington, Delaware, USA as Timothy Joseph Quill. He was an actor and producer, known for Hamburger Hill (1987), Argo (2012) and Hiding Out (1987). He was married to Lisa Jo Casanova Quill. He died on September 25, 2017 in Monmouth, New Jersey, USA.
26. Anthony Booth
Actor | Till Death Us Do Part
Anthony Booth was born on October 9, 1931 in Liverpool, England as Anthony George Booth. He was an actor, known for Till Death Us Do Part (1965), Confessions of a Window Cleaner (1974) and The Avengers (1961). He was married to Stephanie Buckley, Nancy Jaeger, Patricia Phoenix and Gale Booth. He ...
27. Walter Pidgeon
Actor | Forbidden Planet
Walter Pidgeon, a handsome, tall and dark-haired man, began his career studying voice at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. He then did theater, mainly stage musicals. He went to Hollywood in the early 1920s, where he made silent films, including Mannequin (1926) and Sumuru (1927). ...