Date of Death between 2013-01-01 and 2013-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
51. Elmore Leonard
Writer | Out of Sight
Elmore Leonard was born on October 11, 1925 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Elmore John Leonard Jr. He was a writer and producer, known for Out of Sight (1998), Get Shorty (1995) and Justified (2010). He was married to Christine Kent, Joan Shepard and Beverly Claire Cline. He died on August 20, ...
52. Terry Burnham
Actress | Imitation of Life
Terry Burnham was born on August 8, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Elizabeth Teresa Burnham. She was an actress, known for Imitation of Life (1959), Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! (1966) and Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958). She died on October 7, 2013 in Long Beach, California.
53. Tom Clancy
Writer | The Hunt for Red October
Tom Clancy became one of the best-selling writers of the late 20th and early 21st Centuries, starting with the publication of his 1984 thriller, The Hunt for Red October (1990). Born in Baltimore to a U.S. Post Office employee and his wife on April 12, 1947, Clancy graduated from Loyola Blakefield,...
54. Bonnie Franklin
Actress | One Day at a Time
Bonnie Franklin, of the freckled, fair-skinned, hazel-eyed, rosy-cheeked, carrot-haired variety, could light up a room with her buoyant, folksy personality, but she could be quite serious in a take-charge manner when it came to purposeful acting work. It took Norman Lear and a highly popular TV ...
55. Richard Brooker
Actor | Friday the 13th: Part III
Discovered by a casting magazine "Dramalogue" for the role of mindless killer Jason Voorhees in Friday the 13th: Part III (1982), Richard Brooker also gained the role of Oghris in "Deathstalker" (1983). It was the only acting experience of Brooker, who later start creating completely a different ...
Actress | Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!
Haji was a Cando-American actress renowned for starring in Russ Meyer's sexploitation classic Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965), in which she made her theatrical film debut. Barbarella Catton was born in Quebec City, Quebec on January 24, 1946, and at the age of 14, began dancing topless. The ...
58. Allan Arbus
Actor | M*A*S*H
Allan Arbus was born on February 15, 1918 in New York City, New York, USA as Allan Franklin Arbus. He was an actor, known for M*A*S*H (1972), Coffy (1973) and Working Stiffs (1979). He was married to Mariclare Costello and Diane Nemerov. He died on April 19, 2013 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
59. Joseph Ruskin
Actor | Smokin' Aces
Joseph Ruskin was born on April 14, 1924 in Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA as Joseph Richard Schlafman. He was an actor and producer, known for Smokin' Aces (2006), Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) and The Scorpion King (2002). He was married to Barbara Greene and Patricia Herd. He died on December 28...
60. Malachi Throne
Actor | It Takes a Thief
Malachi Throne, the character actor who became one of the more ubiquitous faces on television from the "Golden Age" of the 1950s through the 21st Century, was born in New York City on December 1, 1928, the son of Samuel and Rebecca Throne, who had immigrated to America from the Austro-Hungarian ...
61. Jim Kelly
Actor | Enter the Dragon
With his funky Afro hairstyle, super cool attitude and superb karate skills, Jim Kelly was instantly identifiable, and one of the top martial arts film stars of the early 1970s. After appearing in a minor film role, Kelly's second screen effort was as one of the invited guests to the deadly Han's ...
62. Barbara Lawrence
Actress | Oklahoma!
Her career may have only lasted a dozen years, and the number of films slightly more than twenty, but Barbara appeared in some interesting productions. As a young girl, she was a model. While completing her studies at UCLA, she co-starred in half a dozen movies for 20th Century Fox. She appeared in...
Actress | Star Trek
Katherine Woodville was born on March 12, 1938 in Ewell, England as Rosemary Henn Woodville Mason. She was an actress, known for Star Trek: The Original Series (1966), Mission: Impossible (1966) and The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1960). She was married to Edward Albert, Jerrold Freedman and Patrick ...
65. Milo O'Shea
Actor | Barbarella
A fourth generation Dubliner he was equally known in his homeland and on British television for knockabout comedy and for classic tragedy. His father, Con O'Shea, was an actor - singer (part of a double act known as 'Light and Shade') who became an army captain in the Civil War. His mother was a ...
66. Giuliano Gemma
Actor | I giorni dell'ira
Giuliano Gemma was born in Rome on 2 September 1938, grew up in Reggio Emilia but returned to Rome with his parents in 1944. While he was playing on the grass he found a WW II bomb that exploded and today the signs of injury are still visible on his face. He played many sports in his life including...
67. Tony Musante
Actor | The Incident
Handsome, rugged, and talented Italian-American actor Tony Musante was born on June 30, 1936 in Bridgeport, Connecticut to an accountant father and a school teacher mother. He attended both Northwestern University and Oberlin College. Tony worked as a school teacher prior to beginning his acting ...
68. Michael Winner
Director | Death Wish
Winner was an only child, born in Hampstead, London, England, to Helen (née Zlota) and George Joseph Winner (1910-1975), a company director. His family was Jewish; his mother was Polish and his father of Russian extraction. Following his father's death, Winner's mother gambled recklessly and sold ...
69. Noel Harrison
Actor | The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.
Noel Harrison was born on January 29, 1934 in London, England. He was an actor, known for The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (1966), The Thomas Crown Affair (1968) and Take a Girl Like You (1970). He was married to Lori Chapman, Margaret Benson and Sara Lee Eberts Tufnell. He died on October 19, 2013 in ...
70. Richard Matheson
Writer | Jaws 3-D
Born in New Jersey and raised in Brooklyn, Richard Burton Matheson first became a published author while still a child, when his stories and poems ran in the "Brooklyn Eagle". A lifelong reader of fantasy tales, he made his professional writing bow in 1950 when his short story "Born of Man and ...
71. Rossana Podestà
Actress | Helen of Troy
Rossana Podestà was born on August 20, 1934 in Zlitan, Misratah, Libya as Carla Podestà. She was an actress and director, known for Helen of Troy (1956), Le ragazze di San Frediano (1955) and Io, Amleto (1952). She was married to Marco Vicario. She died on December 10, 2013 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
72. Patricia Blair
Actress | Daniel Boone
Actress Patricia Blair was born in Fort Worth, Texas but grew up in Dallas. She first entered the world of entertainment as a young teenage model, eventually represented by the Conover Agency. She apprenticed in summer stock before Warner Bros. discovered her for films after catching some alluring ...
73. David Frost
Producer | Retreat
David Frost was born on April 7, 1939 in Tenterden, Kent, England as David Paradine Frost. He was a producer and writer, known for Retreat (2011), The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella (1976) and The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer (1970). He was married to Lady Carina Fitzalan-Howard ...
74. Kim Hamilton
Actress | The Guiding Light
Kim Hamilton was born on September 12, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Dorothy May Aiken. She was an actress, known for Guiding Light (1952), Body and Soul (1981) and Checkmate (1960). She was married to Werner Klemperer and Robert Henry Hamilton. She died on September 16, 2013 in Los ...
75. Jay Robinson
Actor | Dracula
Character actor Jay Robinson owned a pair of the narrowest, cruelest-looking eyes in 1950s Hollywood. To complement them was an evil-looking sneer, crisp and biting diction and a nefarious-sounding cackle. These were all draped upon a lean, bony physique that could slither about menacingly like a ...
76. Rona Anderson
Actress | Scrooge
Rona Anderson was born on August 3, 1926 in Edinburgh, Scotland. She was an actress, known for A Christmas Carol (1951), ITV Television Playhouse (1955) and W. Somerset Maugham (1969). She was married to Gordon Jackson. She died on July 23, 2013 in Hampstead, London, England.
78. Nagisa Ôshima
Director | Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence
Nagisa Oshima's career extends from the initiation of the "Nuberu bagu" (New Wave) movement in Japanese cinema in the late 1950s and early 1960s, to the contemporary use of cinema and television to express paradoxes in modern society. After an early involvement with the student protest movement in ...
79. David R. Ellis
Assistant Director | The Matrix Reloaded
Began as child actor in Kurt Russell-Disney Films in 1974. Made the switch to the Stunt world following a successful career as a junior pro surfer. Born, bred, and continues to reside in Malibu. Many, many stunts later, David made the promotion to Stunt Coordinator in 1978 on Invasion of the Body ...
80. Barbara Werle
Actress | Battle of the Bulge
Barbara Werle was born on October 6, 1928 in Mount Vernon, New York, USA as Barbara May Theresa Werle. She was an actress, known for Battle of the Bulge (1965), Seconds (1966) and Charro! (1969). She was married to John Branca. She died on January 1, 2013 in Carlsbad, California, USA.
81. Paul Mantee
Actor | The Manitou
Born in San Francisco, Paul Mantee started "pretending" when he was very young, playing at being people like Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney. He toiled anonymously in the Hollywood vineyards for several years; it was this initial lack of success that worked in his favor when "an unfamiliar face" was ...
82. Joe Conley
Actor | Cast Away
Joe Conley was born on March 3, 1928 in Buffalo, New York, USA as Joseph H. Conley Jr. He was an actor, known for Cast Away (2000), The Waltons (1971) and Impure Thoughts (1986). He was married to Louise A. Teecher and Jacqueline Y. Stakes. He died on July 7, 2013 in Newbury Park, California, USA.
83. Suzanne Krull
Actress | Race to Witch Mountain
Suzanne Krull was born and raised in Brooklyn New York. She moved to Southern California in the middle of High School, and upon graduating auditioned for acceptance to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. She was accepted in and while there, she was nominated for the "Irene Ryan" award for ...
85. Bryan Forbes
Actor | The Guns of Navarone
Bryan Forbes was born on July 22, 1926 in Stratford, London, England as John Theobald Clarke. He was an actor and writer, known for The Guns of Navarone (1961), The Whisperers (1967) and Seance on a Wet Afternoon (1964). He was married to Nanette Newman and Constance Smith. He died on May 8, 2013 ...
86. Annelle Hayes
Actress | Two Rode Together
Annelle Hayes was born on November 13, 1924 in Tupelo, Mississippi, USA as Elizabeth Annelle Hayes. She was an actress, known for Two Rode Together (1961), The Aquanauts (1960) and Hazel (1961). She was married to Richard Savitt, William Paul Warwick and Mark Stevens. She died on March 25, 2013 in ...
88. Alfredo Landa
Actor | El crack
He abandoned his studies of law for the universitary theater. His debut in cinema was in 1962. During the 60's and 70's he participates mainly in not very good comedies. But in the 80's he has revealed as one of the best spanish actors with films like The Holy Innocents (1984) or El bosque animado ...
89. Eydie Gormé
Actress | Ocean's Eleven
Eydie Gorme was born in New York on August 16, 1928 to Sephardic Jewish parents. Her father, Nessim Garmezano, was a tailor, from Sicily, who changed his last name when he arrived in the United States. Gorme began singing straight out of high school, with various big bands. But her big break came ...
90. Charles Cooper
Actor | Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
Charles Cooper was born on August 11, 1926 in San Francisco, California, USA as Charles Darwin Cooper. He was an actor, known for Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989), Blind Fury (1989) and The Wrong Man (1956). He was married to Pamela Anne Searle. He died on November 29, 2013 in Los Angeles, ...
Actor | To Live and Die in L.A.
Valentin de Vargas was born on April 26, 1935 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA as Albert C. Schubert. He was an actor and director, known for To Live and Die in L.A. (1985), Hatari! (1962) and Touch of Evil (1958). He was married to M. Diana Pace, Nome Jones and Arlene McQuade. He died on June 10, ...
92. Al Ruscio
Actor | Showgirls
Al Ruscio was born on June 2, 1924 in Salem, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for Showgirls (1995), The Phantom (1996) and The Godfather Part III (1990). He was married to Kate Williamson. He died on November 12, 2013 in Encino, Los Angeles, California, USA.
93. Larry Pennell
Actor | Bubba Ho-Tep
Larry Pennell was born on February 21, 1928 in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, USA as Lawrence Kenneth Pennell. He was an actor, known for Bubba Ho-Tep (2002), Quantum Leap (1989) and Our Man in Jamaica (1965). He was married to Patricia Throop. He died on August 28, 2013 in the USA.
94. Elspet Gray
Actress | Four Weddings and a Funeral
Elspet Gray was born on April 12, 1929 in Inverness, Inverness Shire, Scotland as Elspeth Jean MacGregor-Gray. She was an actress, known for Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994), Six with Rix (1972) and Doctor Who (1963). She was married to Brian Rix. She died on February 18, 2013 in London, England.
95. Barbara Trentham
Actress | Rollerball
Barbara Trentham was born on August 27, 1944 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Barbara Schilling. She was an actress and director, known for Rollerball (1975), The Possession of Joel Delaney (1972) and Sky Riders (1976). She was married to George Covington and John Cleese. She died on ...
96. Maxine Stuart
Actress | The Twilight Zone
Maxine Stuart was born on June 28, 1918 in Deal, New Jersey, USA as Maxine Shlivek. She was an actress, known for The Twilight Zone (1959), The Young and the Restless (1973) and Robert Montgomery Presents (1950). She was married to David Shaw and Frank Maxwell. She died on June 6, 2013 in Beverly ...
97. Paul Shane
Actor | Hi-de-Hi!
Paul Shane was born on June 19, 1940 in Thrybergh, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England as George Frederick Speight. He is known for his work on Hi-de-Hi! (1980), Very Big Very Soon (1991) and Coronation Street (1960). He was married to Dorothy Shortt. He died on May 16, 2013 in Rotherham.
99. Linden Chiles
Actor | Old Friends
Linden Chiles was born on March 22, 1933 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Truman Linden Chiles Jr. He was an actor, known for Old Friends (2010), James at 16 (1977) and The Mystic Tales of Nikolas Winter (2012). He was married to Cynthia Jean Coles, Mona Lee Schussman and Rosemary Kelly. He died on ...
100. Lou Reed
Soundtrack | V for Vendetta
He formed the group The Velvet Underground with Welsh multi-instrumentalist John Cale, second guitarist Sterling Morrison, and drummer Maureen Tucker in New York in 1965. The group soon became a part of Andy Warhol's Factory scene, which housed a great number of the most freaked and experimental ...