Date of Death between 2000-01-01 and 2000-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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51. Bob Homme

Actor | The Friendly Giant

Bob Homme was born on March 8, 1919 in Stoughton, Wisconsin, USA as Robert Homme. He was an actor and writer, known for The Friendly Giant (1958). He was married to Esther. He died on May 2, 2000 in Grafton, Ontario, Canada.

52. Susan Stephen

Actress | His Excellency

Born 1931 in London, 50s film actress Susan Stephen made her film debut with His Excellency (1952). Her demure, slightly elfin loveliness seemed to coincide with the duteous daughters and/or faithful wives she played. Although mainly confined to "B" level films, Susan's more noticeable co-star ...

53. John Milford

Actor | Command & Conquer: Red Alert

John Milford was born on September 7, 1927 in Johnstown, New York, USA as John Hackney Milford. He was an actor, known for Command & Conquer: Red Alert (1996), Homefront (1991) and The Legend of Jesse James (1965). He was married to Susan Graw. He died on August 14, 2000 in Santa Monica, ...

54. Steve Allen

Soundtrack | The Steve Allen Show

Steve Allen was born on December 26, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA as Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen. He was married to Jayne Meadows and Dorothy Goodman. He died on October 30, 2000 in Encino, Los Angeles, California, USA.

55. Eric Christmas

Actor | Porky's

Christmas trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, gained experience in English repertory theatre in 1936, and had a principal role in the London production of Noël Coward's "Bitter Sweet" in the 1930s. During the Second World War, he was a member of Royal Air Force production units and ...

56. Logan Ramsey

Actor | Walking Tall

Logan Ramsey was born on March 21, 1921 in Long Beach, California, USA as Logan Carlisle Ramsey Jr. He was an actor, known for Walking Tall (1973), Scrooged (1988) and Any Which Way You Can (1980). He was married to Anne Ramsey. He died on June 26, 2000 in Los Angeles, California.

57. Chuck Courtney

Actor | Pet Sematary

Chuck Courtney was born on July 23, 1930 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Charles T. Courtney Jr. He is known for his work on Pet Sematary (1989), Billy the Kid Versus Dracula (1966) and Blind Fury (1989). He died on January 19, 2000 in North Hollywood, California.

58. Rayford Barnes

Actor | The Wild Bunch

Rayford Barnes was born on October 23, 1920 as Rayford K. Barnes. He was an actor, known for The Wild Bunch (1969), Death Hunt (1981) and Young Jesse James (1960). He died on November 11, 2000 in Santa Monica, California, USA.

59. Elizabeth Lawrence

Actress | Sleeping with the Enemy

Elizabeth Lawrence was born on September 6, 1922 in Huntington, West Virginia, USA. She was an actress, known for Sleeping with the Enemy (1991), All My Children (1970) and The Crucible (1996). She was married to Arthur Marion Payne III. She died on June 11, 2000 in the USA.

60. Alan North

Actor | See No Evil, Hear No Evil

After wartime naval service, Alan North began his show business career as a stage manager in New York. He first worked on Broadway in "Plain and Fancy", doubling up as understudy for the small part of Isaac Miller. The play had a successful run between 1955 and 1956 (461 performances) and this led ...

61. Jester Hairston

Actor | The Alamo

Composer, songwriter, conductor, singer and actor, educated at Tufts University, Juilliard, and the University of the Pacific (hon. Mus. D.). He acted on radio and television besides on film, and played Leroy on the "Amos 'n Andy" radio series for fifteen years. He directed the Federal Theatre ...

62. Nora Swinburne

Actress | Quo Vadis

Known for her genteel ways and stately beauty in tea service drama, British actress Nora Swinburne was born Elinore Johnson on July 24, 1902, in Bath, England. Performing on stage as both actress and dancer from the age of 10, her father, Henry Swinburne Johnson, manufactured toys for a living. She...

63. X Brands

Actor | Yancy Derringer

X Brands was born on July 24, 1927 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. He is known for his work on Yancy Derringer (1958), The Virginian (1962) and The Monroes (1966). He was married to Pamela McInnes and Jean Dorothy Merriam. He died on May 8, 2000 in Northridge, California, USA.

64. Ralph Manza

Actor | Godzilla

Ralph Manza was born on December 1, 1921 in San Francisco, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Godzilla (1998), Get Shorty (1995) and Dave (1993). He was married to Catherine Antonette LaFata. He died on January 31, 2000 in Encinitas, California.

65. Michael Ripper

Actor | Quatermass and the Pit

The British character actor Michael Ripper was born in 1913 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. His father was a speech therapist and encouraged him to participate in diction and public speaking competitions. From this, the young Michael gained an interest in acting and got his first taste of the ...

66. Monty O'Grady

Actor | Sparrows

Child actor and bit player Monty O'Grady was born John Montgomery O'Grady on March 6, 1916 in Los Angeles, California. O'Grady began his film career in the silent movie era of the mid-1920's as a child actor who's probably best known as a member of the early Our Gang group. Upon reaching adulthood ...

67. Virginia Dabney

Actress | Boss of Lonely Valley

Born in Atlanta, Virginia Dabney studied dance at the Potter-Spiker School, and during her sophomore year at Washington Seminary she moved to Beverly Hills. After attending Westlake School for Girls, she began as a ballroom dancer in orchestral shows, before attracting the attention of scouts while...

68. Rick Jason

Actor | Rx for Murder

The only child of a stockbroker and well-to-do mother, Richard Jason described himself as "second-generation nouveau riche" and a born romantic. Friends say he was affable, charming, driven and a real Renaissance man. A good student, popular with classmates and teachers, Jason's hellish behavior ...

69. Arthur Batanides

Actor | Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol

Stocky, general purpose actor, a prolific face on the small screen during the 1960s and 1970s. Batanides got into acting after performing stand-up routines in front of fellow GI's in Europe during World War II. His training in dramatic art at the Actors Lab in Los Angeles was followed by extensive ...

70. 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.

71. Christian Marquand

Actor | Apocalypse Now

Christian Marquand was born on March 15, 1927 in Marseille, France. He was an actor and director, known for Apocalypse Now (1979), The Flight of the Phoenix (1965) and The Longest Day (1962). He was married to Tina Aumont. He died on November 22, 2000 in Ivry-sur-Seine, Val-de-Marne, France.

72. Francis Lederer

Actor | One Rainy Afternoon

Frantisek Lederer was born on November 6th, 1899, in Czechoslovakia. His father was a leather merchant, and young Frantisek began his working life as a department store delivery boy in Prague. He fell in love with acting from a young age, and was soon on stage touring Moravia and then all over ...

73. Jaime Cardriche

Actor | Malcolm & Eddie

Jaime Cardriche was born on March 20, 1968 in Savannah, Georgia, USA. He was an actor, known for Malcolm & Eddie (1996), Freaked (1993) and A Different World (1987). He died on July 28, 2000 in Torrance, California, USA.

74. Harold Nicholas

Soundtrack | Kid Millions

Harold Nicholas, the younger half of the world famous Nicholas Brothers dance team, is known as one of the world's greatest dancers. He and his brother Fayard Nicholas were established superstars at Twentieth Century Fox with their astounding dance numbers in the studios musicals features. Harold ...

75. Nan Leslie

Actress | Sunset Pass

Nan Leslie was born on June 4, 1926 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Nanette June Leslie. She was an actress, known for Sunset Pass (1946), Kings Row (1955) and Western Heritage (1948). She was married to Albert Jason Coppage and Charles Pawley. She died on July 30, 2000 in San Juan Capistrano, ...

76. Joan Marsh

Actress | Secret Service in Darkest Africa

A brassy, blue-eyed platinum blonde of the 1930s in the Jean Harlow tradition. Joan was the daughter of Hollywood cinematographer Charles Rosher and appeared as a child in Mary Pickford movies (on which her father worked as cameraman) billed as Dorothy Rosher. She acted in some amateur dramatics as...

77. Claude Sautet

Writer | Un coeur en hiver

Claude Sautet was born on February 23, 1924 in Montrouge, Seine [now Hauts-de-Seine], France as Claude Marie Sautet. He was a writer and director, known for Un Coeur en Hiver (1992), Nelly & Monsieur Arnaud (1995) and The Things of Life (1970). He was married to Graziella Sautet. He died on ...

78. Shelagh Fraser

Actress | Star Wars

Shelagh Fraser was born on November 25, 1920 in Purley, Surrey, England as Sheila Mary Fraser. She was an actress, known for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Raising a Riot (1955) and Doomwatch (1970). She was married to Anthony Squire. She died on August 29, 2000 in London, England.

79. David Lewis

Actor | The Apartment

David Lewis was born on October 19, 1916 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for The Apartment (1960), General Hospital (1963) and Batman (1966). He died on December 11, 2000 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.

80. Rose Hobart

Actress | Conflict

Born in New York City, Rose Hobart responded to the lure of the theater at a young age, went on stage at 15, then drifted to Hollywood and embarked on a movie career. Hobart film-debuted in the 1930 Fox version of "Liliom" and went on to appear in over 40 additional films, both in the A and B ...

81. Sô Yamamura

Actor | Tora! Tora! Tora!

Sô Yamamura was born on February 24, 1910 in Tenri, Japan as Hirosada Koga. He was an actor and director, known for Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970), Kuroi ushio (1954) and Gung Ho (1986). He was married to Yuriko Yamamura. He died on May 26, 2000 in Suginami, Tokyo, Japan.

82. Jeremy Applegate

Actor | Heathers

Jeremy was born on August 29, 1965 as Paul Boyce. He was named by his sisters after Paul McCartney of the Beatles fame. He changed his name to Jeremy Applegate in 1983.

83. John Newland

Director | The Man Who Never Was

Tall, dignified-looking Newland began in show business as a song-and-dance man with a vaudeville troupe ('The Vikings'), whose trade-mark was wearing gold capes. He acted in stock with the Stuart Walker Company, then found work on the New York stage in tandem with Milton Berle at the Roxy, Capitol ...

84. John Kellogg

Actor | A Walk in the Sun

John Kellogg was born on June 3, 1916 in Hollywood, California, USA as Giles Vernon Kellogg Jr. He was an actor, known for A Walk in the Sun (1945), The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) and Twelve O'Clock High (1949). He died on February 22, 2000 in Los Angeles, California.

85. Sandra Shaw

Actress | The Gay Nighties

Sandra Shaw was born on May 27, 1913 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Veronica Madeleine Balfe. She was an actress, known for The Gay Nighties (1933) and The Jack Benny Program (1950). She was married to Dr. John Marquis Converse and Gary Cooper. She died on February 16, 2000 in New York City, New ...

86. Roberto Contreras

Actor | Scarface

Roberto Contreras was born on December 12, 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He was an actor, known for Scarface (1983), Topaz (1969) and Blood In, Blood Out (1993). He died on July 18, 2000 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

87. Robert L. Manahan

Actor | Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie

Robert L. Manahan was born on August 23, 1956 in Palo Alto, California, USA as Robert Lawrence Manahan Jr. He is known for his work on Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie (1997), Beakman's World (1992) and Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (1995). He was married to Karen M. Chicoine. He died on June...

88. Helena Carter

Actress | The Fighting O'Flynn

Helena Carter was born into a family of Irish origin. While she was studying English Literature at the Columbia University Graduate School--to get a teacher's diploma--she began to work as a model for the Conover modeling agency. Renowned photographer Dick Isaacs shot some covers of her that ...

89. Duke Hobbie

Actor | Model Shop

Duke Hobbie was born on May 6, 1942 in Helena, Georgia, USA as Mallory Duke Hobbie. He was an actor, known for Model Shop (1969), Marooned (1969) and Mackenna's Gold (1969). He was married to Elaine Colette Petit. He died on February 24, 2000 in Richmond, Virginia, USA.

90. Doris Hare

Actress | On the Buses

Doris Hare was born on March 1, 1905 in Bargoed, Monmouthshire, Wales as Doris Breamer Hare. She was an actress, known for On the Buses (1969), Second Best (1994) and On the Buses (1971). She was married to John Fraser Roberts. She died on May 30, 2000 in Denville Hall, Northwood, Hillingdon, ...

91. Kay Marvis

Actress | Copacabana

Kay Marvis was born on August 29, 1923 in New Jersey, USA as Catherine Dittig. She was an actress, known for Copacabana (1947), Kid Dynamite (1943) and Block Busters (1944). She was married to Groucho Marx and Leo Gorcey. She died on April 9, 2000 in Mendocino County, California, USA.

92. Jess Barker

Actor | Reign of Terror

Jess Barker was born on June 4, 1912 in Greenville, South Carolina, USA. He was an actor, known for Reign of Terror (1949), Cover Girl (1944) and Scarlet Street (1945). He was married to Susan Hayward. He died on August 8, 2000 in North Hollywood, California, USA.

93. Frances Drake

Actress | Mad Love

Frances Drake was born on October 22, 1912 in New York City, New York, USA as Frances Dean. She was an actress, known for Mad Love (1935), The Invisible Ray (1936) and Les Misérables (1935). She was married to David Brown and Lt. Cecil John Arthur Howard. She died on January 18, 2000 in ...

94. Marceline Day

Actress | The Arm of the Law

The younger sister of actress Alice Day, Marceline Day achieved stardom in the mid-'20s, appearing opposite such stars as John Barrymore and Lon Chaney. Adept at comedy, she also starred with such top comics as Buster Keaton and Harry Langdon. Her career faltered in the early '30s, however, and she...

95. Pasquale Cajano

Actor | Casino

Pasquale Cajano was born on August 19, 1921 in Italy. He was an actor, known for Casino (1995), Sleepers (1996) and Analyze This (1999). He died on October 24, 2000.

96. Max Phipps

Actor | Mad Max 2

Max Phipps was born on November 18, 1939 in Parkes, New South Wales, Australia as Maxwell John Phipps. He was an actor, known for Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981), Savage Islands (1983) and Stir (1980). He died on August 6, 2000 in Sydney, New South Wales.

97. Joseph H. Lewis

Director | Gun Crazy

The term "style over content" fits director Joseph H. Lewis like a glove. His ability to elevate basically mundane and mediocre low-budget material to sublime cinematic art has gained him a substantial cult following among movie buffs. The Bonnie & Clyde look-alike Gun Crazy (1950), shot in 30 days...

98. Eddie Powell

Stunts | Aliens

Eddie Powell was born on March 9, 1927 in London, England. He is known for his work on Aliens (1986), Legend (1985) and Enemy Mine (1985). He was married to Rosemary Burrows. He died on August 11, 2000 in Berkshire, England.

99. Ian Dury

Actor | Judge Dredd

Ian Dury had to face polio at the age of 7, and consequently a string of institutions over the next few years. He joined The Walthamstow College of Art at 17, and from 1966-73 he worked as an art teacher in different schools. It was in the middle of this period he started his musical career with a ...

100. Robert V. Barron

Actor | Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

Tall, gaunt, rawboned character actor with deep voice, reminiscent of John Carradine. Formal education at Morris Harvey College in Charleston, West Virginia and as Theater Arts major at UCLA. Professional training at American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City, and at Max Reinhardt Workshop ...


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