Deaths: March 13

by bcampos862 | created - 14 Mar 2017 | updated - 5 months ago | Public

1. Krzysztof Kieslowski

Writer | Trois couleurs: Bleu

Krzysztof Kieslowski graduated from Lódz Film School in 1969, and became a documentary, TV and feature film director and scriptwriter. Before making his first film for TV, Przejscie podziemne (1974) (The Underground Passage), he made a number of short documentaries. His next TV title, Personnel (...

2. Adrienne Corri

Actress | A Clockwork Orange

Born and raised in Scotland, Adrienne Corri attended the Royal Academy of the Dramatic Arts in London as a teenager and then appeared on both the English and American stage. While still a teenager, she made her film debut in Naughty Arlette (1949). One of her most memorable film performances was in ...

3. Alan Livingston

Writer | One in a Million

Alan Wendell Livingston was born in McDonald, Pennsylvania on October 15, 1917. He was the youngest of three children, whose mother encouraged reading books and playing musical instruments. He began his career in the entertainment business leading his own college orchestra as a student at the ...

4. Alec Clunes

Actor | Quentin Durward

In the 1940s and 50s, there were few greater classical actors in Britain than Alec Clunes. Born into a show business family, he began his career with Ben Greet's company and, later, he worked at the Old Vic Theatre. He played numerous Shakespearian roles and, in 1942, took over the Arts Theatre in ...

5. Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Writer | You May Want to Marry My Husband

Amy Krouse Rosenthal was born on April 29, 1965 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Amy Krouse. She was a writer, known for You May Want to Marry My Husband, Yes Day and Exclamation Mark (2014). She was married to Jason Rosenthal. She died on March 13, 2017 in Chicago.

6. Ana Casares

Actress | Demasiado jóvenes

Ana Casares was born in 1930 in Stanislawów, Stanislawowskie, Poland as Ana Urman. She was an actress, known for Demasiado jóvenes (1958), Trampa para un soñador (1980) and 1001 Nights (1968). She died on March 13, 2007 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

7. Ann Way

Actress | Brazil

Ann Way was born on November 14, 1915 in Wiveliscombe, Somerset, England. She was an actress, known for Brazil (1985), Clockwise (1986) and What Maisie Knew (1968). She died on March 13, 1993 in London, England.

8. Betsy Blair

Actress | Marty

Betsy Blair was born in Cliffside, New Jersey, a child model before finding work as a chorus dancer at the early age of 15. She received her first mini-break on Broadway in "Panama Hattie" in 1940 delivering a single line, but by the next year she had copped the ingénue lead in William Saroyan's "...

9. Christiane Schmidtmer

Actress | The Big Doll House

Christiane Schmidtmer was born in Mannheim, Germany. She took acting lessons in Munich and worked in the stage in Germany from 1961-1963, then turned to photographic modelling for German nude magazines and later, Playboy. She also modelled for advertising companies, namely Max Factor cosmetics, ...

10. Claudia Fontaine

Soundtrack | Alfie

Claudia Fontaine was born on June 28, 1960 in Bethnal Green, London, England. She died on March 13, 2018 in the UK.

11. Dennis Stamp

Actor | Paradise Alley

Dennis Stamp was born on December 6, 1946 in Brainerd, Minnesota, USA. He was an actor, known for Paradise Alley (1978), Beyond the Mat (1999) and Ring Roasts 2 (2009). He died on March 13, 2017 in Amarillo, Texas, USA.

12. Eileen McDonough

Actress | Disneyland

Eileen McDonough was born on May 20, 1962 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She was an actress, known for The Magical World of Disney (1954), The Waltons (1971) and How to Seduce a Woman (1974). She died on March 13, 2012 in Van Nuys, California, USA.

13. Garson Kanin

Writer | Adam's Rib

Garson Kanin has worked as an actor on stage and as a director on Broadway and in Hollywood, but his best-known work is as a writer. During the Great Depression, he dropped out of high school to help support his family by working as a musician and later as a comedian. He attended the American ...

14. Harlan Warde

Actor | Money Madness

Harlan Warde was born on November 6, 1917 in Los Angeles County, California, USA as Harlan Warde Lufkin. He is known for his work on Money Madness (1948), The Monster That Challenged the World (1957) and State Department: File 649 (1949). He was married to Barbara Grace Whittaker and Caroline ...

15. Howard St. John

Actor | Born Yesterday

A veteran theater performer from 1925, Chicago-born character actor Howard St. John excelled in blustery, unsympathetic roles -- often pompous, often shifty and usually self-important. He made his Broadway debut with "Nocturne" (1925) and continued reliably into the 30s with parts in "Princess ...

16. Janos Prohaska

Actor | Bikini Beach

Janos Prohaska was born on October 10, 1919 in Budapest, Hungary. He is known for his work on Bikini Beach (1964), Bewitched (1964) and Star Trek (1966). He was married to Irene M . Knoke. He died on March 13, 1974 in Bishop, California, USA.

17. Jason Evers

Actor | The Brain That Wouldn't Die

Although probably best known for playing Dr. Bill Corter in the 1962 cult film The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962), Jason Evers (born Herb Everin in New York City in 1922) has done much more than meets the eye. He quit school to join the army during WWII, and later decided to act after seeing such ...

19. John A. Alonzo

Cinematographer | Chinatown

John A. Alonzo was born on June 12, 1934 in Dallas, Texas, USA. He was a cinematographer and actor, known for Chinatown (1974), The Magnificent Seven (1960) and Star Trek Generations (1994). He was married to Jan Murray and Suzanne L. Heltzel. He died on March 13, 2001 in Beverly Hills, California,...

20. John Andariese

Self | 1986 NBA Eastern Conference Finals

John Andariese was born on August 19, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as John Kenneth Andariese. He was married to Maureen Hayden and Judith M. Andariese. He died on March 13, 2017 in New York City.

21. John Holmes

Actor | The Jade Pussycat

Born John Curtis Estes on August 8, 1944, in rural Pickaway County, Ohio, the youngest of four children, porn legend John Holmes was raised by a religious fanatic mother named Mary and an abusive alcoholic stepfather named Harold Bowman. He was a bible student, but at the age of 16 dropped out of ...

22. Leonid Kvinikhidze

Director | Nebesnye lastochki

Leonid Kvinikhidze was born on December 21, 1937 in Leningrad, USSR as Leonid Alexandrovich Feinzimmer. He was a director and writer, known for Heavenly Swallows (1976), The Hat (1982) and A Golden-coloured Straw Hat (1974). He was married to Ekaterina Elfimova, Natalia Makarova and Tatiana ...

23. Lucio Fulci

Writer | Murderock - Uccide a passo di danza

Lucio Fulci, born in Rome in 1927, remains as controversial in death as he was in life. A gifted craftsman with a sharp tongue and a wicked sense of dark humor, Fulci achieved some measure of notoriety for his gore epics of the late 1970s and early 1980s, but respect was long in coming.

Abandoning ...

24. Lyn Collins

Soundtrack | Black Caesar

Lyn Collins was born on June 12, 1948 in Lexington, Texas, USA as Gloria Lyn Collins. She died on March 13, 2005 in Pasadena, California, USA.

25. Malachi Throne

Actor | It Takes a Thief

Malachi Throne, the character actor who became one of the more ubiquitous faces on television from the "Golden Age" of the 1950s through the 21st Century, was born in New York City on December 1, 1928, the son of Samuel and Rebecca Throne, who had immigrated to America from the Austro-Hungarian ...

26. Maureen Stapleton

Actress | Reds

Academy Award-winner Maureen Stapleton was born June 21, 1925 in Troy, New York, to Irene (née Walsh) and John P. Stapleton. Her family was of Irish descent. Maureen moved to New York City at the age of eighteen and did modeling to pay the bills. Already a Tony Award-winner, she made her Academy ...

27. Max Prado

Actor | The Benchwarmers

Max Prado was born on April 15, 1992 in Bakersfield, California, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for The Benchwarmers (2006), Chuck (2007) and How I Met Your Mother (2005). He died on March 13, 2016 in Bakersfield.

28. Mónica Santa María

Actress | Nubeluz

Monica Jeanet Santa María Smith born on December 6th, 1972 in Miraflores. She had other sisters but she was the favorite of her parents. She was very intelligent and lived almost part of her childhood around the lights and cameras. When she was only 9-years-old she shot her first TV commercial, so ...

29. Norman Rodway

Actor | Campanadas a medianoche

Norman Rodway was born on February 7, 1929 in London, England. He was an actor, known for Chimes at Midnight (1965), Reilly: Ace of Spies (1983) and The Empty Mirror (1996). He was married to Jane Rodway, Sarah Fitzgerald, Mary Selway and Pauline Delaney. He died on March 13, 2001 in Banbury, ...

30. Olive Carey

Actress | The Searchers

Olive Carey was born Olive Fuller Golden on January 31, 1896. Olive was 18 when she appeared in her first motion picture, a silent entitled, Tess of the Storm Country (1914). After she made A Knight of the Range (1916), she retired from films. In 1916, she married actor Harry Carey who was eighteen...

31. Rex Everhart

Actor | Friday the 13th

Rex Everhart was born on June 13, 1920 in Watseka, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Friday the 13th (1980), Beauty and the Beast (1991) and Superman (1978). He was married to Claire Richard. He died on March 13, 2000 in Branford, Connecticut, USA.

32. Ronald Fraser

Actor | The Misfit

Ronald Fraser, the British movie and television character actor, was born on April 11, 1930 in Ashton-under-Lyme, England. He began his professional acting career in 1954 and began appearing in small roles in movies and television in 1957. His first major movie credit was as a soldier, Lance ...

33. Stacy Harris

Actor | Dragnet

Stacy Harris, the Can-Am television, movie and radio actor (Harris had dual citizenship with Canada/USA) is probably best known for the many roles he played opposite Jack Webb in Dragnet (1954) and on other Webb-produced shows. Harris and Webb were close friends and Jack named one of his daughters ...

34. Tommy LiPuma

Soundtrack | True Crime

Tommy LiPuma was born on July 5, 1936 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Thomas LiPuma. He was married to Gill Kleiner. He died on March 13, 2017 in New York City, New York, USA.

35. Tudor Owen

Actor | One Hundred and One Dalmatians

This distinctive-looking, bushy-browed, heavy-set Welsh character actor played dozens of rustics, sea captains, sheriffs, priests and police officers during a forty-year long career, starting in 1926. His was the perfect face for period drama. At the peak of his popularity, Owen co-starred as a ...



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