Deaths: January 10

by bcampos862 | created - 10 Jan 2017 | updated - 7 months ago | Public

1. Doreen Tracey

Actress | Westward Ho, the Wagons!

Doreen Tracey was born on April 3, 1943 in St Pancras, London, England as Doreen Isabelle Tracey. She was an actress, known for Westward Ho, the Wagons! (1956), Annette (1958) and The Donna Reed Show (1958). She was married to Robert A Washburn. She died on January 10, 2018 in Thousand Oaks, ...

2. 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 ...

3. Basil Sydney

Actor | Hamlet

The son of a stage manager, Basil Sydney entered the acting profession in 1909. His burgeoning career was interrupted by the outbreak of World War I, during which he saw action with the Norfolk Regiment in the British Army. In the early 1920's, Basil established himself as a matinée idol on the ...

4. Buddy Greco

Soundtrack | It Runs in the Family

Singer, composer songwriter, and pianist who conducted his own trio from 1944 to 1949 and thereafter performed with, and arranged for, the Benny Goodman orchestra into 1952. He sang in theatres and night clubs, and made many records. Joining ASCAP in 1957, his popular-song compositions include "...

5. Carlo Ponti

Producer | La strada

Carlo Ponti was born on December 11, 1912 in Magenta, Lombardy, Italy as Carlo Fortunaro Pietro Ponti. He is known for his work on La Strada (1954), Doctor Zhivago (1965) and Blow-Up (1966). He was married to Sophia Loren and Giuliana Fiastri. He died on January 10, 2007 in Geneva, Switzerland.

6. Clare Hollingworth

Self | The Papers

Clare Hollingworth was born on October 10, 1911 in Knighton, Leicester, Leicestershire, England. She was married to Geoffrey Hoare and Vandeleur Robinson. She died on January 10, 2017 in Hong Kong, China.

7. Claude Nobs

Producer | Rory Gallagher: Live at Montreux

Claude Nobs was born on February 8, 1936 in Montreux, Switzerland. He is known for his work on Rory Gallagher: Live at Montreux (2006), Talk Talk: Live at Montreux 1986 (2008) and Joe Satriani: Live at Montreux (2007). He died on January 10, 2013 in Lausanne, Switzerland.

8. Coco Chanel

Costume_designer | La règle du jeu

Coco Chanel was born on August 19, 1883 in Saumur, Maine-et-Loire, France as Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel. She was a costume designer and actress, known for The Rules of the Game (1939), Tonight or Never (1931) and Lessons in Love (1962). She died on January 10, 1971 in Paris, France.

9. David Bowie

Soundtrack | Labyrinth

David Bowie was one of the most influential and prolific writers and performers of popular music, but he was much more than that; he was also an accomplished actor, a mime and an intellectual, as well as an art lover whose appreciation and knowledge of it had led to him amassing one of the biggest ...

10. David Fisher

Writer | Hammer House of Mystery and Suspense

David Fisher was already a very experienced television writer by the time he came to work on "Doctor Who." Series to which he had contributed included "Orlando" (1967), "Dixon of Dock Green," (1969), "The Troubleshooters" (1969-71), "Sutherland's Law" (1973) and "General Hospital" (1977). Following...

11. Fast Eddie Clarke

Soundtrack | Grosse Pointe Blank

Fast Eddie Clarke was born on October 5, 1950 in Twickenham, London, England as Edward Allan Clarke. He died on January 10, 2018 in London.

12. Francesco Rosi

Writer | Cadaveri eccellenti

Francesco Rosi was born on November 15, 1922 in Naples, Campania, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for Illustrious Corpses (1976), La sfida (1958) and The Moment of Truth (1965). He was married to Giancarla Mandelli. He died on January 10, 2015 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

13. Gabriel Aragón 'Gaby'

Actor | El gran circo de TVE

The greater one of the brothers of trio made up of Fofo and Miliki. In the group, he interpret the role of "serious" clown, ordered to moderate the attitudes of its brothers and nephews. Excellent executor of saxofon soprano, also executed skillfully marimba and other instruments. After the ...

14. Gabriela Mistral

Writer | Time of the Angels

Gabriela Mistral was born on April 7, 1889 in Vicuña, Chile as Lucila de María del Perpetuo Socorro Godoy Alcayaga. She was an actress and writer, known for Time of the Angels (1987) and Sebastián y su amigo el artista (1971). She died on January 10, 1957 in Hempstead, New York, USA.

15. George Dickerson

Actor | Blue Velvet

George Dickerson was born on July 25, 1933 in Topeka, Kansas, USA as George Graf Dickerson Jr. He was an actor, known for Blue Velvet (1986), Death Warrant (1990) and After Dark, My Sweet (1990). He was married to Suzanne Hartman and Victoria Chess. He died on January 10, 2015 in Queens, New York ...

16. Howard Smith

Actor | Death of a Salesman

Howard Smith was born on August 12, 1893 in Attleboro, Massachusetts, USA as Howard Irving Smith. He is known for his work on Death of a Salesman (1951), Don't Go Near the Water (1957) and Murder, Inc. (1960). He was married to Lillian Boardman and Mildred A. Barker. He died on January 10, 1968 in ...

17. John Dye

Actor | Tour of Duty

John Dye was born on January 31, 1963 in Amory, Mississippi, USA as John Carroll Dye. He was an actor and director, known for Tour of Duty (1987), Touched by an Angel (1994) and Best of the Best (1989). He died on January 10, 2011 in San Francisco, California, USA.

18. 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 ...

19. Jorgelina Aranda

Actress | El botón

Jorgelina Aranda was born on August 19, 1942 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Jorgelina Julia Aranda. She was an actress, known for El botón (1969), The Beach of Love (1980) and Departamento compartido (1980). She was married to Eduardo Celasco. She died on January 10, 2015 in Buenos Aires.

20. Katharine Alexander

Actress | The Painted Veil

Katherine (also called Katharine) Alexander, an excellent character actress, had been born in 1897 to a mother who was part Cherokee and to a father who farmed land on Indian territory. And yet she was never given the part of a native American in the course of her thirty-five-year acting career. ...

22. Lies Lefever

Soundtrack | Philippe Geubels: Hoe moet het nu verder

Lies Lefever died on January 10, 2018 in Asse, Flanders, Belgium.

23. Lila Kaye

Actress | An American Werewolf in London

Lila Kaye was born on November 7, 1929 in Middlesbrough, England. She was an actress, known for An American Werewolf in London (1981), The Invisible Man (1984) and David Copperfield (1966). She died on January 10, 2012 in England.

24. Maila Nurmi

Actress | Vampira

The original glamour ghoul herself, "Vampira", of late night 1950s television, was actually born Maila Syrjäniemi (later changed to the easier surname Nurmi) on December 11, 1922 in Petsamo, Finland. Her uncle was the multiple Olympic medal runner Paavo Nurmi. Maila arrived in the United States ...

25. Manlio Rocchetti

Make_up_department | Driving Miss Daisy

Manlio Rocchetti was born on November 28, 1943 in Rome, Italy. He is known for his work on Driving Miss Daisy (1989), Gangs of New York (2002) and Shutter Island (2010). He died on January 10, 2017 in Florida, USA.

26. Margaret Whiting

Actress | Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Margaret Whiting is the sister of actress/singer Barbara Whiting. Margaret was born on July 22nd 1924, in Detroit, Michigan. A popular vocalist in the 1940s and 1950s, recording dozens of hits for Capitol Records, she is the daughter of Richard A. Whiting, himself a successful songwriter and author...

27. María Elena Walsh

Music_department | Juguemos en el mundo

María Elena Walsh was born on February 1, 1930 in Ramos Mejía, La Matanza, Buenos Aires, Argentina. She is known for her work on Let's Play in the World (1971), I Need a Mother (1966) and Tiempo de crear (1962). She died on January 10, 2011 in Buenos Aires.

28. Marion Hutton

Soundtrack | Love Happy

Marion Hutton was born on March 10, 1919 in Fort Smith, Arkansas, USA as Marion Thornburg. She was married to Vic Schoen, Jack Douglas and Jack Philbin. She died on January 10, 1987 in Kirkland, Washington, USA.

29. Michael Galeota

Actor | Bailey Kipper's P.O.V.

Michael Galeota was born on August 28, 1984 in Smithtown, Long Island, New York, USA as Michael James Galeota. He was an actor, known for Bailey Kipper's P.O.V. (1996), The Jersey (1999) and Clubhouse Detectives (1996). He died on January 10, 2016 in Glendale, California, USA.

30. Michèle Perello

Actress | Corps brûlants

Michèle Perello was born on December 28, 1942 in Marseille, France as Michele Peirello. She was an actress. She died on January 10, 2004 in Paris, France.

31. Mikhail Derzhavin

Actor | Troe v lodke, ne schitaya sobaki

Mikhail Derzhavin was born on June 15, 1936 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Mikhail Mikhailovich Derzhavin. He was an actor, known for Troe v lodke, ne schitaya sobaki (1979), Zimniy vecher v Gagrakh (1985) and Nochnoy vizit (1998). He was married to Roksana Babayan, Nina Budyonnaya and Ekaterina Raykina...

32. Novello Novelli

Actor | Una vita in gioco

Novello Novelli was born on March 2, 1930 in Poggibonsi, Tuscany, Italy as Novellantonio Novelli. He was an actor, known for Una vita in gioco (2012), The Pool Hustlers (1983) and Noce di cocco (1995). He died on January 10, 2018 in Poggibonsi.

33. Oscar Blank

The Day the Earth Stood Still

Oscar Blank was born on March 11, 1898 in Romania. He was an actor, known for The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) and The Night of the Hunter (1955). He died on January 10, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

34. Paul Lynde

Actor | Bye Bye Birdie

Paul Lynde was born in 1926 in Mount Vernon, Ohio (one of six children and the middle of four boys). His father was a local police officer and the sheriff of the Mount Vernon Jail for two years. Lynde got his inspiration to become an actor at the age of four or five after his mother took him to see...

35. Richard Boone

Actor | Have Gun - Will Travel

Richard Allen Boone was born in Los Angeles, California, to Cecile Lillian (Beckerman) and Kirk Etna Boone, a wealthy corporate lawyer. His maternal grandparents were Russian Jewish immigrants, while his father was descended from a brother of frontiersmen Daniel Boone and Squire Boone.

Richard was a...

36. Roman Herzog

Self | Was Nun?

Roman Herzog was born on April 5, 1934 in Landshut, Bavaria, Germany. He was married to Alexandra Freifrau von Berlichingen and Christiane Herzog. He died on January 10, 2017 in Bad Mergentheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

37. Sheldon Leonard

Producer | Make Room for Daddy

Sheldon Leonard was born in New York City's lower Manhattan, the son of Jewish parents. He studied acting at Syracuse University and, after graduating, landed a job on Wall Street. Following the Wall Street crash of 1929, he found himself unemployed and resolved to become a professional actor on ...

38. Sidney Miller

Actor | Which Way to the Front?

Sidney Miller was born Sydney L. Miller in Shenandoah, PA, on October 22, 1916, the son of Jewish immigrants from Poland, who already had two daughters. When Sydney was 14 his father, a tailor, sold his business and moved the family to Los Angeles. There Sydney got the acting bug, and his first ...

39. Spalding Gray

Actor | Kate & Leopold

Spalding Gray was born on June 5, 1941 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA as Spalding Rockwell Gray. He was an actor and writer, known for Kate & Leopold (2001), Swimming to Cambodia (1987) and The Killing Fields (1984). He was married to Kathleen Russo and Renée Shafransky. He died on January 10...

40. Taylor Negron

Actor | Alienated

Taylor Negron was born Brad Stephen Negron in Glendale, California, to Lucy (Rosario) and Conrad Negron, who was mayor of Indian Wells, CA. His parents were both of Puerto Rican descent. Negron attended UCLA, studied acting with Lee Strasberg, and studied comedy at a private seminar taught by ...

41. Tony Rosato

Actor | Night Heat

Tony Rosato was born on December 26, 1954 in Naples, Campania, Italy as Antonio Rosato. He was an actor and writer, known for Night Heat (1985), Resident Evil 3: Nemesis (1999) and Seeds of Doubt (1998). He was married to Leah Murray. He died on January 10, 2017 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

42. Valerie Stevenson

Actress | Dreams

Valerie Stevenson was born on October 19, 1962 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Valerie Anne Stevenson. She was an actress, known for Dreams (1984) and The A-Team (1983). She was married to Lance G. Joseph. She died on January 10, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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