Deaths: September 28by bcampos862 | created - 26 Sep 2017 | updated - 21 Sep 2018 | Public
Actress | Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
Catherine E. Coulson began her professional association with director David Lynch when she worked as assistant director on Lynch's legendary feature debut Eraserhead (1977). This is when the two began discussing the idea of a woman who carried a log around with her. Coulson spent much of her career...
3. Agnes Nixon
Writer | All My Children
Agnes Nixon was born on December 10, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Agnes Eckhardt. She was a writer and actress, known for All My Children (1970), One Life to Live (1968) and The City (1995). She was married to Robert Henry Nixon. She died on September 28, 2016 in Pennsylvania, USA.
Actress | El Dancing
Alicia Barrié was born on October 7, 1915 in Chile as Sara Ramona Alicia Masriera del Campillo. She was an actress, known for Dancing (1933), When My Heart Calls (1942) and The Two Rivals (1944). She was married to Robert Farmer. She died on September 28, 2002 in Longwood, Florida, USA.
5. André Breton
André Breton, one of the founders of Surrealism who studied to be a medical doctor and survived the First World War, became a writer and applied his knowledge of medicine and psychiatry to create innovative literature and art.
He was born on February 18, 1896, in Tichebray, Normandy, France. He was ...
Actor | Pigs Will Fly
Andreas Schmidt was born on November 23, 1963 in Heggen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Andreas M. Schmidt. He was an actor and writer, known for Pigs Will Fly (2002), Plus-minus null (1998) and Fleisch ist mein Gemüse (2008). He was married to Jennifer. He died on September 28, 2017 in ...
7. Arthur Penn
Director | Bonnie and Clyde
Arthur Penn was born on September 27, 1922 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a director and producer, known for Bonnie and Clyde (1967), Little Big Man (1970) and The Miracle Worker (1962). He was married to Peggy Maurer. He died on September 28, 2010 in Manhattan, New York City, New York,...
Actor | Chicken Run
Benjamin Whitrow was a softly-spoken, RADA-trained English actor who performed on stage from 1959. He worked for seven years in the 1960s under the direction of Laurence Olivier at the National Theatre. He was also a prolific actor on screen, usually seen in avuncular roles. He is probably best ...
11. Elia Kazan
Director | On the Waterfront
Known for his creative stage direction, Elia Kazan was born Elias Kazantzoglou on September 7, 1909 in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire (now Istanbul, Turkey). Noted for drawing out the best dramatic performances from his actors, he directed 21 actors to Oscar nominations, resulting in nine wins. He ...
12. Eric Fleming
Actor | Rawhide
At the age of eight, Fleming hopped on a freight train to Chicago to escape his abusive father. Following hospitalization for gang fight injuries, he returned to California where he lived with his mother and worked at Paramount as a laborer. Fleming joined the Merchant Marine, and then he served in...
13. Gary Glasberg
Producer | NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service
Gary Glasberg was born on July 15, 1966 in New York City, New York, USA. He was a producer and writer, known for NCIS (2003), NCIS: New Orleans (2014) and Crossing Jordan (2001). He was married to Mimi Schmir. He died on September 28, 2016 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
14. Harpo Marx
Actor | A Night at the Opera
With the big, poofy, curly red hair, a top hat, and a horn, the lovable mute was the favorite of the Marx Brothers. Though chasing woman was a favorite routine of his in the movies, Harpo was a devoted father and husband. He adopted the mute routine in vaudeville and carried it over to the films. ...
15. Harry Saltzman
Producer | Dr. No
Harry Saltzman was born on October 27, 1915 in Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada. He is known for his work on Dr. No (1962), Diamonds Are Forever (1971) and Goldfinger (1964). He was married to Adriana Ghinsberg and Jacqueline Colin. He died on September 28, 1994 in Paris, France.
18. Mabel Albertson
Actress | What's Up, Doc?
When, at 50, Mabel Albertson was given the supporting role of Mrs. Carter, young actress Aileen Stanley Jr.'s mother in a Warner Bros. Technicolor musical romance, little did she know that she was starting out a movie and TV career in which she would shine as "the ultimate haughty judgmental (often...
19. Marietta Marich
Actress | The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Marietta Marich was born on April 5, 1930 as Marietta Cox. She was an actress, known for The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003), The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006) and Rushmore (1998). She was married to Robert Marich. She died on September 28, 2017 in Houston, Texas, USA.
21. Miles Davis
Soundtrack | In the Line of Fire
Miles Davis, famous jazz trumpeter, composer and bandleader, was born 26 May 1926 in Alton, Illinois. He moved to New York in 1944 and studied at Juilliard. He left school and entered the jazz society of New York, meeting such famous musicians as Thelonious Monk, Charlie Parker and Charles Mingus. ...
22. Norma Crane
Actress | Fiddler on the Roof
Norma Crane was born on November 10, 1928 in New York, USA as Norma Anna Bella Zuckerman. She was an actress, known for Fiddler on the Roof (1971), Ben Casey (1961) and Studio One in Hollywood (1948). She was married to Herbert Sargent. She died on September 28, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
23. Pierre Trudeau
Writer | Reason Over Passion
Pierre Trudeau was born Joseph Philippe Pierre Yves Elliott Trudeau on October 18, 1919 in Montreal, Quebec. He was the son of Charles-Émile Trudeau and Grace Elliott. Trudeau had an older sister and a younger brother, Suzette and Charles Jr.
Trudeau's father died when Pierre was 15. After that, ...
24. Robert Helpmann
Actor | Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Son of James Murray Helpmann & Mary (nee Gardiner), he was educated at Prince Alfred's College, Adelaide, South Australia. He first danced solo at the Theatre Royal, Adelaide in The Ugly Duckling in 1922. He went on to become the principal dancer at Sadlers Wells ballet from 1933 to 1950. World ...
25. Romina Yan
Actress | Chiquititas: Rincón de luz
Romina Yan was born on September 5, 1974 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Romina Yankelevich. She was an actress and writer, known for Chiquititas: Rincón de luz (2001), Looney Love (2005) and Chiquititas (1995). She was married to Darío Giordano. She died on September 28, 2010 in Acassuso, ...
27. Ted Gehring
Actor | Bad Company
Ted Gehring was born on April 6, 1929 in Bisbee, Arizona, USA as Theodore Edwin Gehring Jr. He was an actor, known for Bad Company (1972), The Domino Principle (1977) and Battlestar Galactica (1978). He was married to Barbara Coates. He died on September 28, 2000 in Steelville, Missouri, USA.
28. Whitney Blake
Actress | Hazel
Whitney Blake was born on February 20, 1926 in Eagle Rock, California, USA as Nancy Ann Whitney. She was a writer and actress, known for Hazel (1961), Mannix (1967) and My Gun Is Quick (1957). She was married to Allan Manings, Jack Fields and John Thomas Baxter. She died on September 28, 2002 in ...