Deaths: June 14

by bcampos862 | created - 14 Jun 2017 | updated - 22 hours ago | Public

1. Yvette Wilson

Actress | Friday

After attending San Jose State University in California, she began her entertainment career as a stand up comic, touring the comedy club circuit. One of her first on-screen appearances was as a recurring member of the cast of the short lived sitcom Thea. Yvette went on to land more on screen roles ...

2. Alan Jay Lerner

Writer | An American in Paris

Playwright/lyricist Alan Jay Lerner was born into a wealthy New York City retailing family. His professional association with Frederick Loewe started in 1942 when they teamed up to write "Life of the Party". Their first Broadway success was the 1947 musical fantasy "Brigadoon." Lerner adapted work ...

3. Alan Reed

Actor | Breakfast at Tiffany's

Character player Alan Reed was a strong, burly presence on film and TV but he would be better remembered in the long run for his equally strong, distinctive voice. He gave vocal life to the prehistoric cartoon character Fred Flintstone on the prime-time TV series The Flintstones (1960) in the 1960s...

4. Ann Morgan Guilbert

Actress | Please Give

Ann Morgan Guilbert was best-known to television audiences as the Rob and Laura Petrie's neighbor Millie Helper on The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961) and as Fran Fein's feisty Grandma Yetta on The Nanny (1993). She gave memorable performances in film and television and on stage throughout her ...

5. Bernard Miles

Actor | The Man Who Knew Too Much

The British character actor Bernard Miles was born in Uxbridge, Middlesex, England, in 1907; his father was a farm laborer and his mother was a cook. After graduation from Pembroke College, Oxford, he was a teacher for a while and then joined the New Theatre in London. In 1937, he worked in Herbert...

6. Clancy Cooper

Actor | Street of Chance

Clancy Cooper was born on July 23, 1906 in Boise, Idaho, USA as Stanton Brannin Clancy Cooper. He was an actor, known for Street of Chance (1942), A Man's World (1942) and Life of St. Paul Series (1949). He was married to Elizabeth Murray Keyser. He died on June 14, 1975 in Hollywood, California, ...

7. Ernestina Herrera de Noble

Publisher of Argentina's "Clarin" newspaper. Taking over the paper when her husband died in 1969, she acquired a string of newspapers, magazines and radio and TV stations to build Grupo Clarin into one of Latin America's biggest media conglomerates. Incurred the wrath of Argentine President ...

8. Francis Matthews

Actor | My Friend Charles

Francis Matthews was born on September 2, 1927 in Holgate, York, Yorkshire, England as Francis Joseph Matthews. He was an actor, known for My Friend Charles (1956), St. Ives (1955) and The Revenge of Frankenstein (1958). He was married to Angela Browne. He died on June 14, 2014 in England.

9. Henry J. Deutschendorf II

Actor | Ghostbusters II

Henry ( Hank) J. Deutschendorf was born in America on April 29, 1988. He and his twin brother William were nephews of folk singer,John Denver, and became actors. He is remembered for Ghostbusters II (1989) and Clean Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters (2017). He and his twin "tag teamed " the ...

10. Henry Mancini

Soundtrack | Breakfast at Tiffany's

Born in Cleveland, Ohio, but brought up in Pennsylvania, where he played the flute in a local band, as a youth, before sending some arrangements to Benny Goodman. Goodman offered him a job and, after serving in WWII, he joined the rearranged Glenn Miller band. In 1952, he was given a two-week ...

11. Irma Roy

Actress | Alguien como usted

Irma Roy was born on June 10, 1932 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Irma Carolina Guglielmo. She was an actress, known for Alguien como usted (1973), El teatro de Irma Roy (1983) and Trampa para un play boy (1969). She was married to Eduardo Cuitiño and Osvaldo Papaleo. She died on June 14, 2016 in ...

12. John Logie Baird

Producer | Dick Whittington

John Logie Baird was born on August 13, 1888 in Helensburgh, Dumbartonshire, Scotland. He was a producer and director, known for Dick Whittington (1932). He was married to Margaret Albu. He died on June 14, 1946 in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, England.

13. Jorge Luis Borges

Writer | Invasión

Borges was born into an upper class family, and received his education in Buenos Aires, Cambridge, and Geneva. He began writing as a student, and when in 1918 he settled in Spain, it was as a member of an experimental literary group. He returned to Argentina in 1921, and had his first poems ...

14. Luis Abanto Morales

Soundtrack | Quantum of Solace

Luis Abanto Morales was born on August 25, 1923 in Trujillo, Peru. He died on June 14, 2017 in Lima, Peru.

15. Lynne Brimley

Actress | The Stone Boy

Lynne Brimley was born on October 16, 1936 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA as Lynne Bagley. She was an actress, known for The Stone Boy (1984). She was married to Wilford Brimley. She died on June 14, 2000 in Salt Lake City.

16. Marjorie Bennett

Actress | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

Marjorie Bennett was an Australian actress, who spend most of her career working in the United Kingdom and the United States. She was born in York, Western Australia, a town that was an important stop for miners and travelers during the Australian gold rushes of the late 19th century. York is ...

17. Miguel Dedovich

Actor | La película del rey

Miguel Dedovich was born as Pedro Miguel Dedovich. He was an actor, known for A King and His Movie (1986), Herederos de una venganza (2011) and Whisky Romeo Zulu (2004). He died on June 15, 2012 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

18. Osvaldo Dragún

Writer | ¡Robot!

Osvaldo Dragún was born on May 7, 1929 in Entre Rios, Argentina. He was a writer, known for ¡Robot! (1970), Los protagonistas (1973) and Los de la mesa 10 (1960). He was married to Pola Alonso. He died on June 14, 1999 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

19. Peggy Ashcroft

Actress | A Passage to India

Academy Award-winning, legendary English actress - who maintained her status in the British acting elite for decades. Made a Dame of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II in 1956. Almost always on stage, she appeared rarely in film, her first being The Wandering Jew (1933). On stage she was cast...

20. Richard Jaeckel

Actor | Starman

Stocky tough-guy character actor Richard Jaeckel was one of Hollywood's most prolific supporting stars. Born in Long Island, New York, on October 10, 1926, Jaeckel's family moved to Los Angeles when he was still in his teens. After graduation from Hollywood High School, Jaeckel was discovered by a ...

21. Robert Middleton

Actor | The Court Jester

Despite the fact that hefty, beetle-browed character actor Robert Middleton (born Samuel G. Messer) was known for most of his career as a mop-faced villain capable of the most vicious and contemptible of crimes, the man himself was quite a happy and hearty gent who loved to play practical jokes, ...

22. Roberto Firpo

Composer | ¡Tango!

Roberto Firpo was born on May 10, 1884 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He died on June 14, 1969.

23. Ronnie Claire Edwards

Actress | The Dead Pool

Ronnie Claire Edwards was born on February 9, 1933 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. She was an actress, known for The Dead Pool (1988), The Waltons (1971) and The American Parade (1974). She was married to Bill Record. She died on June 14, 2016 in Dallas, Texas, USA.

24. Sam Kelly

Actor | Topsy-Turvy

Genial Manchester-born comic actor Sam Kelly had a considerable gift for timing and observation. His special forte was playing decrepit, rheumy characters of more advanced years than his own actual age. Among the many endearing impressions he made on the small screen, he is probably best remembered...

25. Santos Blanco

Actor | Paco y Veva

Santos Blanco is known for his work on Paco y Veva (2004) and Queens (2005).

26. Stanislav Govorukhin

Director | Konets prekrasnoy epokhi

Stanislav Govorukhin was born on March 29, 1936 in Berezniki, Russian SFSR, USSR as Stanislav Sergeyevich Govorukhin. He was a director and writer, known for The End of a Beautiful Epoch (2015), The Rifleman of the Voroshilov Regiment (1999) and Weekend [Uik-end] (2013). He was married to Galina ...

27. Terry Richards

Actor | Raiders of the Lost Ark

Terry Richards was born on November 2, 1932 in London, England as David Terence Richards. He is known for his work on Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Red Sonja (1985) and Total Recall (1990). He died on June 14, 2014 in Ruislip, London.

28. Timothy Scott

Actor | Footloose

Tim Scott was tall and thin, who sometimes went unshaven, and because of this somewhat unsavory look he was often cast in westerns. He was born in Detroit, Michigan, but as a young boy moved with his family to Albuquerque, New Mexico. He loved the theater deeply and he became the co-founder of the ...

29. Yvonne Gilan

Actress | Chariots of Fire

Yvonne Gilan was born on October 12, 1931 in Edinburgh, Scotland as Yvonne Janette Gilan. She was an actress and writer, known for Chariots of Fire (1981), Empire of the Sun (1987) and Fawlty Towers (1975). She was married to Michael Gill. She died on June 14, 2018 in London, UK.

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