Deaths: November 25by bcampos862 | created - 19 Nov 2017 | updated - 11 months ago | Public
1. Rance Howard
Actor | Nebraska
Rance Howard was born on November 17, 1928 in Duncan, Oklahoma, USA as Harold Engle Beckenholdt. He was an actor and writer, known for Nebraska (2013), Universal Soldier (1992) and Small Soldiers (1998). He was married to Judy Howard and Jean Speegle Howard. He died on November 25, 2017 in Los ...
Soundtrack | The Shape of Water
Bill Robinson quit school at age seven and began work as a professional dancer the following year. Bojangles (the name referred to his happy-go-lucky ebullience) starred in vaudeville, musical stage and movies. He invented the stair tap routine and was considered one of the world's greatest tap ...
Actor | The Big Sleep
Charles D. Brown was born on July 1, 1887 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, USA. He was an actor and director, known for The Big Sleep (1946), The Grapes of Wrath (1940) and Speed to Burn (1938). He was married to Nellie V. Tallman (actress). He died on November 25, 1948 in Hollywood, California, USA.
Actor | Dante's Peak
Beefy, Philadelphia-born Charles Hallahan was often cast as cops, both good and bad, mainly because the map of Ireland was written all over his face. A graduate of Rutgers University, he earned a Master of Fine Arts degree from Temple University in his hometown. After spending some time in regional...
Soundtrack | Repulsion
Composer, conductor and drummer who formed his first band with schoolmates Ernie Royal, Charlie Mingus and Illinois Jacquet. He played in the orchestras of Lionel Hampton, Lester Young, Floyd Ray, Jim Mundy, Count Basie and Charlie Barnet. He formed a quartet with Gerry Mulligan in 1952, and then ...
10. David Bailey
Actor | Above the Rim
David Bailey was born on October 27, 1933 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor, known for Above the Rim (1994), The Believer (2001) and Guiding Light (1952). He was married to Yvonne, Barbara and Lois. He died on November 25, 2004 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
11. David Hamilton
Director | Bilitis
David Hamilton was born on April 15, 1933 in London, England. He was a director and writer, known for Bilitis (1977), Laura (1979) and A Summer in Saint Tropez (1983). He was married to Gertrude and Mona Kristensen. He died on November 25, 2016 in Paris, France.
12. Eleanor Audley
Actress | Sleeping Beauty
Eleanor Audley was born on November 19, 1905 in Newark, New Jersey, USA as Elinore Zellman. She was an actress, known for Sleeping Beauty (1959), Cinderella (1950) and The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1964). She died on November 25, 1991 in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
13. Elmo Williams
Editor | High Noon
Elmo Williams was born James Elmo Williams in Lone Wolf, Oklahoma. Orphaned at 16, he attended schools in Oklahoma and New Mexico before moving to Los Angeles. In 1933 he struck up a relationship with film editor Merrill G. White, who hired Williams as his assistant on a business trip to England. ...
14. Enzo Viena
Enzo Viena was born on February 16, 1933 in Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina as Felipe Enzo Viena. He was an actor and producer, known for Nino, las cosas simples de la vida (1971), Amor libre (1969) and Contrafuego (2002). He died on November 25, 2007 in Rosario, Santa Fé, Argentina.
15. Fidel Castro
Actor | Araaayyyyy!!!
Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz was born in Birán, Holguin Province, Cuba, the fifth of nine children of Ángel María Bautista Castro y Argiz, a plantation owner originally from Galicia, Spain, who operated a plantation in Cuba's Oriente Province. His mother, Lina Ruz González, was a servant in his ...
16. Flip Wilson
Writer | Flip
Flip Wilson was born on December 8, 1933 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Clerow Wilson. He was a writer and actor, known for Flip (1970), The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh (1979) and The Six Million Dollar Man (1974). He was married to Cookie Mackenzie and Lovenia Patricia (Peaches) Wilson. He died...
17. Jack Albertson
A former song-and-dance man and veteran of vaudeville, burlesque and Broadway, Jack Albertson is best known to audiences as "The Man" in the TV series Chico and the Man (1974), for which he won an Emmy. In 1968 Albertson, the brother of actress Mabel Albertson, won the Oscar for Best Supporting ...
18. Jacqueline Dalya
Actress | Mystery in Mexico
Not too many film buffs may remember the name Jacqueline Dalya, but she was famous enough to be mobbed by 'bobby-soxers' in March 1947 while attending a Broadway premiere at the Tivoli, ending up in hospital with a broken skull. In fact, in the 40's and 50's, Jackie was a vivacious supporting ...
19. Jean Brooks
Actress | The Seventh Victim
The fourth and youngest child of Horace and Robina Kelly, Jean Brooks spent her early years in her native Texas before relocating to Costa Rica with her mother after her father's death. Her time in Costa Rica enabled her to become fluent in Spanish, and she began her professional career as a singer...
23. Judy Lewis
Writer | Search for Tomorrow
Judy Lewis was born and raised in Los Angeles, the love child of actors Loretta Young and Clark Gable. At the time of her birth, Gable was married, Young was unmarried. Young covered up the fact of her pregnancy, later announcing she had adopted the girl. Judy graduated from Marymount High School ...
25. Karel Reisz
Director | Saturday Night and Sunday Morning
Karel Reisz was born on July 21, 1926 in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia. He was a director and producer, known for Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1960), The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981) and Morgan! (1966). He was married to Betsy Blair and Julia Coppard. He died on November 25, 2002 in London, ...
26. Laurence Harvey
Actor | The Manchurian Candidate
Laurence Harvey was a British movie star who helped usher in the 1960s with his indelible portrait of a ruthless social climber, and became one of the decade's cultural icons for his appearances in socially themed motion pictures.
Harvey was born Zvi Mosheh Skikne on October 1, 1928 in Joniskis, ...
27. Moyna MacGill
Actress | The Picture of Dorian Gray
Moyna MacGill was born on December 10, 1895 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK as Charlotte Lilian McIldowie. She was an actress, known for The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945), The Twilight Zone (1959) and Miriam Rozella (1924). She was married to Edgar Isaac Lansbury and Reginald Denham....
28. Phyllis Fraser
Actress | Winds of the Wasteland
Phyllis Fraser was born on April 13, 1916 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Helen Maurine Brown. She was an actress, known for Winds of the Wasteland (1936), Little Men (1934) and Every Saturday Night (1936). She was married to Robert F. Wagner and Bennett Cerf. She died on November 24, 2006 in ...
30. Richard Carlson
Actor | Creature from the Black Lagoon
The son of an attorney, Richard Carlson had an introspective quality to his performances and looked every inch the academic he first aspired to be. Following his graduation from the University of Minnesota with a Master's Degree in English, the tall, dark-haired youth had a brief stint as a drama ...
33. Steve Jones
Actor | NBA on NBC
Steve Jones was born on October 17, 1942 in Alexandria, Louisiana, USA as Stephen Howard Jones. He was an actor, known for NBA on NBC (1990), 1997 NBA Western Conference Finals (1997) and The 2000 NBA Finals (2000). He died on November 25, 2017 in Houston, Texas, USA.
Actor | Adventures of Captain Marvel
William Benedict was active in the drama department of his Tulsa, Oklahoma, high school and, at the height of the Depression (1934), decided to relocate to California. At first, he wanted to be a dancer, but when he discovered that dancers were a dime-a-dozen in Hollywood, he concentrated on acting...
36. Yukio Mishima
Actor | Karakkaze yarô
Yukio Mishima was born in Tokyo in 1925. He attended the University of Tokyo. His first work of fiction, a short story, was published when he was a first-year student. For the rest of his life he wrote - to enormous popular and critical acclaim - plays, poetry, essays, and novels. His first ...