Date of Death between 1942-01-01 and 1942-12-31 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
4. Otis Skinner
Actor | Kismet
Otis Skinner was born on June 28, 1858 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA as Otis Augustus Skinner. He was an actor, known for Kismet (1930), Kismet (1920) and Tom's Little Star (1919). He was married to Maud Durbin. He died on January 4, 1942 in New York City, New York, USA.
Actor | Devushka s dalyokoy reki
Mikhail Gipsi was born in 1891 in Tatishchevo, Russian Empire as Mikhail Mikhaylovich Kuznetsov. He was an actor, known for Devushka s dalyokoy reki (1928), Zolotoy klyuv (1929) and Turbina No 3 (1927). He died on January 5, 1942 in Leningrad, RSFSR, USSR [now St. Petersburg, Russia].
9. Tina Modotti
Actress | I Can Explain
Tina Modotti was born on August 16, 1896 in Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy as Assunta Adelaide Luigia Modotti Mondini. She was an actress, known for I Can Explain (1922), The Tiger's Coat (1920) and Riding with Death (1921). She died on January 6, 1942 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico.
10. Emma Calvé
Actress | Le paquebot Tenacity
Emma Calvé was born on August 15, 1858 in Decazeville, Aveyron, France as Rosa-Noémie Emma de Roquer Calvet. She was an actress, known for S.S. Tenacity (1934), La chambre de la bonne (1918) and Fleur du mal (1923). She was married to Alnor Gaspari (Florentine tenor). She died on January 6, 1942 in...
11. Andrew Bennison
Writer | The Sin Sister
Andrew Bennison was born on November 3, 1886 in Oakland, California, USA as Andrew Bailey Bennison. He was a writer and director, known for The Sin Sister (1929), This Sporting Age (1932) and On the Level (1930). He died on January 7, 1942 in Oxnard, California.
12. Oswald Stoll
Producer | The Barton Mystery
Oswald Stoll was born on January 20, 1866 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Oswald Gray. He was a producer and actor, known for The Barton Mystery (1920), The Yellow Claw (1920) and Casanova (1928). He was married to Millicent Shaw and Harriet Lewis. He died on January 9, 1942 in London, England.
16. Barney McGill
Cinematographer | Svengali
Barney McGill was born on April 30, 1890 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. He was a cinematographer and actor, known for Svengali (1931), Stark Mad (1929) and Sharpshooters (1938). He was married to Violet. He died on January 11, 1942 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
18. Hattie Buskirk
Actress | The Wild Strain
Hattie Buskirk was born on August 7, 1867 in Decatur, Illinois, USA as Hattie Warren. She was an actress, known for The Wild Strain (1918), Cavanaugh of the Forest Rangers (1918) and A Gentleman's Agreement (1918). She died on January 12, 1942 in Los Angeles County, California, USA.
19. Ida Anderson
Actress | Secret Sorrow
Ida Anderson was born on July 5, 1888 in Culpepper, Virginia, USA as Ida Gwathney. She was an actress, known for Secret Sorrow (1921), A Son of Satan (1924) and Ghost of Tolston's Manor (1923). She was married to Charles H. Anderson. She died on January 13, 1942 in New York City, New York, USA.
22. Fred Fisher
Soundtrack | Raging Bull
Composer, songwriter ("Chicago", "Peg O' My Heart", "And the Band Played On"), author and publisher, educated in Germany. He later served in the German Navy and the French Foreign Legion, and came to the USA in 1900, beginning his songwriting career in Chicago, then moving in New York. He became ...
24. Carole Lombard
Actress | My Man Godfrey
Carole Lombard was born Jane Alice Peters in Fort Wayne, Indiana, on October 6, 1908. Her parents divorced in 1916 and her mother took the family on a trip out West. While there they decided to settle down in the Los Angeles area. After being spotted playing baseball in the street with the ...
25. Prince Arthur
Self | H.R.H. The Prince of Wales Decorating the Monument of Champlain and Receiving Addresses of Welcome from the Mayor of Quebec, the Governor General of Canada and Vice President Fairbanks, Representative of the United States
Prince Arthur was born on May 1, 1850. He died on January 16, 1942.
Walter von Reichenau was born on October 8, 1884 in Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. He died on January 17, 1942 in Poltava, Ukrainian SSR, USSR [now Ukraine].
29. Truman H. Talley
Editor | The Devil Tiger
Talley was a foreign correspondent at the Paris bureau of The New York Herald before he became a producer for Fox Movietone News in New York City. His son is Truman Macdonald Talley.
Talley's granddaughter, Melanie De Voe Talley Whatley, has a documentary production company in New York City called ...
30. Walter Spies
Writer | Insel der Dämonen
Walter Spies was born in Moscow, Russia on 15 September 1895, of a large German-Russian family, which owned one of the largest wholesale corporations in Tsarist Russia before World War I, so he lived a privileged life during his childhood. After the outbreak of WWI, Tsarist government, suspicious ...
34. Bert Christman
35. Walter Sickert
English artist. Sickert was born in Munich, the eldest son of the Danish painter Oswald Adalbert Sickert. The family moved to London in 1868. After a short period as an actor, Sickert studied art at the Slade School and then under James Whistler in Chelsea when, like Whistler, he took to etching. ...
Actor | The Three Must-Get-Theres
John J. Richardson was born on November 1, 1888 in London, England as Harold Jack Joseph Richardson. He was an actor, known for The Three Must-Get-Theres (1922), Melting Millions (1927) and A Small Town Idol (1921). He was married to Mabel Richardson. He died on January 24, 1942 in Los Angeles, ...
Actress | The Three Maxims
Beatrix Fielden-Kaye was born on October 22, 1883 in Darwen, Lancashire, England as Beatrix Maud Woods. She was an actress, known for The Show Goes On (1936), Trouble Brewing (1939) and No Limit (1935). She died on January 30, 1942 in Manchester, England.
Writer | Roinilan talossa
Artturi Järviluoma was born on August 9, 1879 in Alavus, Finland as Kustaa Artturi Jernström. He was a writer and actor, known for Roinilan talossa (1935), Pohjalaisia (1936) and Pohjalaisia (1925). He was married to Lyyli Heta Aline Ahde. He died on January 31, 1942 in Helsinki, Finland.