Date of Death between 1942-01-01 and 1942-12-31 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)


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1. Jaroslav Jezek

Composer | Hej-rup!

Jaroslav Jezek was born on September 25, 1906 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary. He died on January 1, 1942 in New York City, New York, USA.

2. Frede Skaarup

Producer | Arvingen til Skjoldborg

Frede Skaarup was born on October 11, 1881 in Denmark. He was a producer and actor, known for The Heir to Skjoldborg (1914), København, Kalundborg og - ? (1934) and Dagmarrevyen (1948). He died on January 2, 1942 in Denmark.

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.

5. Mikhail Gipsi

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].

6. Robert Zdráhal

Writer | Exekutor v kabaretu

Robert Zdráhal was born on May 19, 1898. He was a writer and director, known for Exekutor v kabaretu (1934), Prazské deti (1928) and Probuzené svedomí (1919). He died on January 5, 1942.

8. Henri de Baillet-Latour

Self | Berlin 1936: Games of the XI Olympiad

Henri de Baillet-Latour was born on March 1, 1876 in Brussels, Belgium. He died on January 6, 1942 in Brussels.

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.

13. Poul Welander

Director | Cirkusluft

Poul Welander was born on December 28, 1879. He was an actor and director, known for Circus Queen (1912), Orman (1912) and Champagneruset (1911). He died on January 9, 1942.

14. Franz Wenzler

Director | Hundert Tage

When he came into conflict with National Socialists he was excepted from the Reichsfilmkammer, Franz Wenzler was not able to realised movies afterwards. He returned to the theater where he worked in Vienna.

15. Ligia de Golconda

Actress | El último varon sobre la Tierra

Ligia de Golconda was born on April 6, 1883 in Mexico. She was an actress, known for El último varon sobre la Tierra (1933), Fulguración de raza (1922) and Amnesia (1921). She died on January 10, 1942 in Mexico City, Mexico.

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.

17. Frederic Sumner

Actor | With Interest to Date

Frederic Sumner was born in 1874. He was an actor, known for With Interest to Date (1911), The Upstart (1916) and Bondwomen (1915). He was married to Maidel Turner. He died on January 11, 1942 in New York City, New York, 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.

20. Ursula Krug

Actress | Oblomok imperii

Ursula Krug was born on April 22, 1896. She was an actress, known for Fragment of an Empire (1929), Severnaya Lyubov (1928) and Moy syn (1928). She died on January 13, 1942.

21. Harry Champion

Soundtrack | Blue Juice

Harry Champion was born on April 16, 1865 in Shoreditch, London, England as William Henry Crump. He was married to Sarah Potteweld. He died on January 14, 1942 in Marylebone, London.

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 ...

23. Pyotr Kirillov

Actor | Skorb beskonechnaya

Pyotr Kirillov was born on May 17, 1895 in St. Petersburg, Russian Empire as Pyotr Klavdiyevich Kirillov. He was an actor, known for Infinite Sorrow (1922), Ski Battalion (1937) and Naslednyy prints respubliki (1934). He died on January 14, 1942.

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 ...

26. Norman Maxwell

Actor | 40,000 Horsemen

Norman Maxwell was born on January 7, 1917 in Nymboida, New South Wales, Australia as Norman McCallum Maxwell. He was an actor, known for 40,000 Horsemen (1940) and Harlem's Beauty (2003). He died on January 17, 1942 in Sydney, New South Wales.

27. Walter von Reichenau

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 ...

31. Erkki Kivijärvi

Writer | Murtovarkaus

Erkki Kivijärvi was born on September 24, 1882. He was a writer and actor, known for Murtovarkaus (1926), The Price They Pay (1924) and Suvinen satu (1925). He died on January 20, 1942.

33. Emmy Wyda

Actress | Der letzte Mann

Emmy Wyda was born on March 2, 1876 in Danzig, Pomerania, Germany as Emmy Wiede. She was an actress, known for The Last Laugh (1924), Nanette (1940) and The Gala Performance (1932). She died on January 22, 1942 in Berlin, Germany.

35. Walter Sickert

Is It Real?

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. ...

37. John J. Richardson

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, ...

42. Harry Arras

Actor | Blind Circumstances

Harry Arras was born on May 31, 1881 in Buffalo, New York, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for Blind Circumstances (1922), Mulhall's Greatest Catch (1926) and The Gold Rush (1925). He died on January 28, 1942 in Hollywood, California, USA.

44. Curtis Nero

Actor | West of Zanzibar

Curtis Nero was born on April 3, 1906 in Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA. He was an actor, known for West of Zanzibar (1928) and Kongo (1932). He died on January 28, 1942 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

45. Tamaki Tokuyama

Actor | Kaguya hime

Tamaki Tokuyama was born on July 27, 1903 in Fujisawa, Kanagawa, Japan. He was an actor, known for Kaguya hime (1935), Hyakuman-nin no gasshô (1935) and Roppa uta no miyako e yuku (1939). He died on January 28, 1942.

47. János Doktor

Actor | A csúnya lány

János Doktor was born on July 19, 1881 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary. He was an actor and production designer, known for A csúnya lány (1935), Changed Man (1938) and The Little Pastry Shop (1935). He died on January 30, 1942 in Budapest, Hungary.

48. Beatrix Fielden-Kaye

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.

49. Artturi Järviluoma

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.

50. Rolf Wenkhaus

Actor | Emil und die Detektive

Rolf Wenkhaus was born on September 9, 1917 in Berlin, Germany. He was an actor, known for Emil and the Detectives (1931), Spoiling the Game (1932) and S.A.-Mann Brand (1933). He died on January 31, 1942 in Ireland.


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