Deaths: June 5by bcampos862 | created - 05 Jun 2017 | updated - 1 week ago | Public
1. Kate Spade
Actress | Just Shoot Me!
Kate Brosnahan was born in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1962. She majored in journalism at Arizona State University (ASU), where she met her future husband, architect Andy Spade. After college, she worked in the accessories and art departments of Mademoiselle, eventually becoming senior fashion editor...
Andrew "Andy" Cunningham (13 May 1950 - 5 June 2017), was an English actor, puppeteer and writer. He was perhaps best known as the creator and main writer of the children's BBC television series, Bodger & Badger, in which he acted as Simon Bodger and his pet, Badger.
Cunningham studied at the ...
Actress | Love Actually
Of the many satellites that have orbited the eleven (to date) incarnations of 'the Doctor' between 1963 and the present, one of the brightest was Caroline John. Not only was she the most beautiful of the companions, but also stood out for her resourcefulness and intelligence. Having submitted a ...
Soundtrack | Pet Sematary
Dee Dee Ramone(1951 - 2002) was born as Douglas Glenn Colvin on September 18, 1951 in Fort Lee, Virginia, USA. He was a German-American musician, best known as a founding member, songwriter and bassist for the influential punk rock band "Ramones". His father was a U.S. Master Sergeant (born 1911) ...
9. Del Monroe
Actor | Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
Del Monroe is probably best known as Seaman Kowalski in Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961) and the subsequent TV series based on the film, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964), He was thrilled to play a seaman in the big-budget film, but one day on the set he noticed what he believed to be a ...
11. Frank Bresee
Producer | Evil Spawn
Frank Bresee was born on August 20, 1929 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Franklin Bresee. He is known for his work on Evil Spawn (1987), Star Slammer (1986) and Please Do Not Touch (1970). He was married to Bobbie Bresee. He died on June 5, 2018 in Hollywood, California.
14. Jeanette Nolan
Actress | The Fox and the Hound
Jeanette Nolan began her acting career in the Pasadena Community Playhouse and, while a student at Los Angeles City College, made her radio debut in 1932 in "Omar Khayyam", the first transcontinental broadcast from station KHJ. Her film debut was probably also her best part, Lady Macbeth opposite ...
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 ...
Actor | Diamonds Are Forever
The British character actor Laurence Naismith was a Merchant Marine seaman before becoming an actor. He made his London stage debut in 1927 in the chorus of the musical "Oh, Boy." Three years later, he joined the Bristol Repertory and remained with them until the outbreak of World War II. After ...
21. Marilyn Hall
Producer | Do You Remember Love
Marilyn Hall was born on May 17, 1927 in Winnipeg, Canada as Marilyn Plottel. She was a producer and writer, known for Do You Remember Love (1985), Love, American Style (1969) and Slums of Beverly Hills (1998). She was married to Monty Hall. She died on June 5, 2017 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
23. Mel Tormé
Soundtrack | Dick Tracy
A professional singer at the age of three, Mel Torme was a genuine musical prodigy. As a teenager, he played the drums in Chico Marx's band and earned the nickname "The Velvet Fog" because of his smooth, mellow tenor voice. In the 1940s, he formed his own group, the Mel-Tones, one of the first ...
24. Natacha Rambova
Actress | When Love Grows Cold
Primarily famous as the wife of screen idol Rudolph Valentino, Natacha Rambova was also a talented dancer and an innovative set designer, bringing the Art Deco style to Hollywood for the first time. At the age of 17 she became a protégé and lover of Russian ballet Svengali Theodore Kosloff, a ...
25. Ray Bradbury
Writer | Fahrenheit 451
Ray Bradbury was an American science fiction writer whose works were translated in more than 40 languages and sold millions of copies around the world. Although he created a world of new technical and intellectual ideas, he never obtained a driver's license and had never driven a car.
He was born ...
26. Richard Johnson
Actor | The Haunting
Born in Upminster, Essex, England in 1927, Richard Johnson attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London and then performed in John Gielgud's repertory company until joining the navy in 1945 until 1948. After the war, he appeared successfully in the West End and made his film debut in the ...
27. Rita Riggs
Costume_department | Marnie
Rita Riggs was born on September 2, 1930 in Lead Hill, Boone County, Arkansas, USA. She is known for her work on Marnie (1964), The Birds (1963) and An Officer and a Gentleman (1982). She was married to Charles S. Sharp. She died on June 5, 2017 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
28. Roland Young
Actor | Topper
Best remembered for the many meek characters he played -- think Cosmo Topper, of the screwball classic Topper (1937) -- this balding, short, yet distinguished actor was born in London, England, to an architect and his wife. Young was educated at Sherborne College and University College London and ...
29. Ronald Reagan
Actor | The Killers
Ronald Reagan had quite a prolific career, having catapulted from a Warner Bros. contract player and television star, into serving as president of the Screen Actors Guild, the governorship of California (1967-1975), and lastly, two terms as President of the United States (1981-1989).
Ronald Wilson ...
31. Teddy Johnson
Actor | Girls at Sea
Teddy Johnson died on June 6th at Twickenham, London on June 6th, 2018. (sources Obituaries in the Guardian and Telegraph (UK) newspapers, dated 10th June, 2018. He leaves behind him his wife, Pearl Carr, with whom he had several pop hits in the 1950s and 1960s, including 'Sing, Little Birdie, ...
32. Terri Hall
Terri Hall was brought up in Elmira, New York and lived there until she was 16 years old. She was the oldest of four children (she had a sister and two brothers). Her father had a heating company (he later became a lawyer) and her mother was a stay-at-home mom.
Terri started dancing school at the ...
33. Virginia North
Actress | On Her Majesty's Secret Service
The daughter of an American Army Officer and a British mother, Virginia Anne Northrop spent her childhood travelling and growing up in whatever country her father happened to be posted. By the age of twenty, she settled in London and became a fashion model with Europe's leading agency, Models 1. ...
34. Vito Scotti
Actor | The Godfather
With his dark features and having spent much of his early years in Naples, Italy, Vito Scotti was understandably typecast as Italian waiters, government functionaries, policemen, maitre d's and barbers. When Vito was seven, the Scottis moved back to the U.S. where his mother became a diva in the ...