Deaths: December 13by bcampos862 | created - 13 Dec 2016 | updated - 06 Dec 2018 | Public
1. Lupe Velez
Actress | The Girl from Mexico
Lupe Velez was born on July 18, 1908, in San Luis de Potosi, Mexico, as Maria Guadalupe Villalobos Velez. She was sent to Texas at the age of 13 to live in a convent. She later admitted that she wasn't much of a student because she was so rambunctious. She had planned to become a champion ...
3. Barry Russo
Actor | Toma
Barry Russo was born on May 3, 1925 in Newton, Massachusetts, USA as John Russo. He was an actor and manager, known for Toma (1973), Star Trek: The Original Series (1966) and Tombstone Territory (1957). He was married to Carol Thurston. He died on December 13, 2003 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
Actress | Atracción x4
Belén Persello was born on April 2, 1983 in Necochea, Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina as María Belén Persello. She was an actress, known for Atracción x4 (2008), Mis amigos de siempre (2013) and Las 13 esposas de Wilson Fernández (2014). She died on December 13, 2017 in Buenos ...
6. Bruce Gray
Actor | My Big Fat Greek Wedding
Most Canadians would know Bruce Gray as the star of the TV series Traders (Gemini Award), but most Americans would recognize him as the Father of the groom in My Big Fat Greek Wedding. Although he began his acting career on stage in the 60s, he quickly moved into daytime dramas: contracted to ...
Actor | Soylent Green
Seasoned London-born character actor, who had a lengthy career in American films and on television. The son of an Anglo-Italian music professor, Cyril also had a secondary career in Hollywood as a respected drama coach, engaged by Douglas Fairbanks, James Craig, and others. He appears to have ...
Actor | Dances with Wolves
Floyd 'Red Crow' Westerman was born on August 17, 1936 in Lake Traverse Indian Reservation, Roberts County, South Dakota, USA. He was an actor, known for Dances with Wolves (1990), Hidalgo (2004) and Dharma & Greg (1997). He was married to Rosie. He died on December 13, 2007 in Los Angeles, ...
11. George Regas
Actor | Beau Geste
Brother of actor Pedro Regas, George was a stage actor in Athens before coming to the U.S. as "Romeo" in a Grecian version of "Romeo and Juliet", which he performed in New York. Regas played character parts in numerous films, many of them uncredited. Regas often played Latinos, Native Americans or ...
12. Heather Angel
Actress | Alice in Wonderland
Heather Grace Angel was born in Oxford, England, on February 9, 1909. She dabbled on the stage for a time before coming to California to try her luck on the screen. Heather was 20 years old when she landed a bit part for the 1929 film, Bulldog Drummond (1929). Although she didn't know it at the ...
13. Jon Hall
Actor | Invisible Agent
Handsome, athletic leading man Jon Hall was the son of actor Felix Locher and a Tahitian princess. Hall was married three times, two of which were to entertainers: singer Frances Langford and actress Raquel Torres. His third wife was a psychiatrist. They married in 1969 and lived in Los Angeles ...
15. Kathy Staff
Actress | Mary Reilly
Kathy Staff was born on July 12, 1928 in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England as Minnie Higginbottom. She was an actress, known for Mary Reilly (1996), Last of the Summer Wine (1973) and Open All Hours (1976). She was married to John Staff. She died on December 13, 2008 in Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater ...
16. Keith Larsen
Actor | Night of the Witches
Keith Larsen was born on June 17, 1924 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA as Keith Larsen Burt. He was an actor and director, known for Night of the Witches (1970), Mission Batangas (1968) and Trap on Cougar Mountain (1972). He was married to Trang Thu Nguyen, Vera Miles and Susan Cummings. He died on ...
17. Leora Dana
Actress | Tora! Tora! Tora!
Character actress Leora Dana was born on April 1, 1923. She got a late start in acting, at age 33, with Williamsburg: The Story of a Patriot (1957) as Annie Fry. Although this fine actress made only 19 films, many were plum roles. One of the films where Leora stood out was Some Came Running (1958), ...
Actress | Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
Margaret Livingston was born on November 25, 1895 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. She is known for her work on Sunrise (1927), God's Gift to Women (1931) and Seven Keys to Baldpate (1929). She was married to Paul Whiteman. She died on December 13, 1984 in Warrington, Pennsylvania, USA.
21. Martin Ransohoff
Producer | Dance of the Vampires
Martin Ransohoff was born on July 7, 1927 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Martin Nelson Ransohoff. He was a producer and writer, known for The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967), Nightwing (1979) and Silver Streak (1976). He was married to Joan Marie Madgey and Nancy Hope Lundgren. He died on ...
22. Moyra Fraser
Actress | The Boy Friend
Moyra Fraser was born on December 3, 1923 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She was an actress, known for The Boy Friend (1971), Good Neighbors (1975) and As Time Goes By (1992). She was married to Roger John Lubbock and Douglas Chalmers Hutchinson Sutherland. She died on December 13, 2009 in ...
23. Phil Stern
Camera_department | 1941
Phil Stern was born on September 3, 1919 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Philip Stern. He is known for his work on 1941 (1979), Porgy and Bess (1959) and Once Bitten (1985). He was married to Rose Mae Lindou. He died on December 13, 2014 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actor | Junction 88
Dewey 'Pigmeat' Markham was born on April 18, 1904 in Durham, North Carolina, USA. He was an actor, known for Junction 88 (1947), Mr. Smith Goes Ghost (1940) and House-Rent Party (1946). He was married to Bernice Penn, Marita L. Greene and Cecilia. He died on December 13, 1981 in New York City, New...
26. Rufe Davis
Actor | Saddlemates
Rufe Davis was born on December 2, 1908 in Vinson, Oklahoma, USA as Rufus Davidson. He was an actor, known for Saddlemates (1941), Raiders of the Range (1942) and Outlaws of Cherokee Trail (1941). He was married to Hermione Davidson. He died on December 13, 1974 in Torrance, California, USA.
27. Spencer Williams
Actor | Juke Joint
American actor, writer, director, and producer whose early pioneering work in African-American or "race" films was eclipsed in fame by his role as one of the title characters in the equally pioneering and also controversial 1950s sitcom The Amos 'n Andy Show (1951). A native of Vidalia, Louisiana, ...
28. Tim Moore
Actor | The Amos 'n Andy Show
Although Tim Moore will forever be known as "The Kingfish" in the pioneering series The Amos 'n Andy Show (1951), he was actually far better known for his career on the stage and as a comedian in vaudeville than he was for his film and television work. In fact, he had only made (as far as is known)...
29. Vanessa Greene
Writer | Star Trek: The Next Generation
London-born Greene moved to the U.S. when she was nineteen. At twenty-five years old, she produced her first prime-time network movie of the week in Los Angeles for CBS television. Over the last twenty years, Greene has developed, produced or executive-produced dozens of movies and mini-series for ...
30. Victor Sueiro
Writer | Amigos para la aventura
Victor Sueiro was born on February 9, 1943 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Manuel Víctor Carlos Sueiro. He was a writer, known for Amigos para la aventura (1978), Las locuras del profesor (1979) and Alberto Vilar, el indomable (1974). He was married to Rosa Costas (Rosita). He died on December 13, ...
31. Warrel Dane
Soundtrack | Lovesick: Sick Love
Warrel Dane was born on March 7, 1961 in Seattle, Washington, USA as Warrel George Baker. He was an actor, known for Lovesick: Sick Love (2004), Metalocalypse (2006) and MovieCops: Horns Up for Horror (2013). He died on December 13, 2017 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.