Birth Date between 1948-01-01 and 1948-12-31 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Actress | Konec srpna v Hotelu Ozon
Jana Novaková was born on September 25, 1948 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. She was an actress, known for Late August at the Hotel Ozone (1967), Loves of a Blonde (1965) and Lady on the Tracks (1966). She was married to Eugen Grüber. She died on December 4, 1968 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.
4. Fred Hampton
Fred Hampton was born on August 30, 1948 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He died on December 4, 1969 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Actress | Heat
Andrea Feldman was a performer in several of Andy Warhol's films, most prominently in the film "Heat" as Sylvia Miles's daughter. She was notable for her screechy voice and hysterical performance style, and she often played out-of-control characters unable to cope with their circumstances.
10. Berry Oakley
Berry Oakley was born on April 4, 1948 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Raymond Berry Oakley III. He died on November 11, 1972 in Macon, Georgia, USA.
13. Pamela Collins
Actress | Sweet Sugar
Pamela Ray Collins was a very comely, buxom and appealing blonde sprite actress who only popped up in a small handful of movies during her regrettably brief cinematic career. She was born on November 29, 1948 in Virginia. Pamela made her film debut as a dancer in Russ Meyer's "Finders Keepers, ...
14. Nick Drake
Soundtrack | Serendipity
Fabled singer/songwriter who only recorded three albums in his short lifetime. "Five Leaves Left" rightly brought him acclaim from the folk crowd, although the exquisite arrangements on follow-up "Bryter Layter" received surprisingly stilted attention upon release. Nick became disillusioned with ...
15. Frank Webb
Actor | Hawaii Five-O
Frank Taylor Webb was born in Wilmette, Illinois, a northern suburb of Chicago immediately north of Evanston. He attended high school in Scottsdale, Arizona, and following graduation moved to California where he attended Los Angeles City College. During this time Frank began to pursue acting roles ...
18. Li Tobler
Self | Passagen
Li Tobler will best be remembered as Swiss painter H.R. Giger's longtime girlfriend. She was a theatre student and actress when Giger met her in 1966. By 1974, Tobler had lost interest in acting and opened an art gallery of her own in Zurich. The following year she took her life with a revolver. ...
24. Ronnie Van Zant
Soundtrack | Kingsman: The Secret Service
Ronnie Van Zant was born on January 15, 1948 in Jacksonville, Florida. He was the oldest son of six children (3 sisters and 2 brothers - musicians Donnie and Johnny). Ronnie attended Lee High School in Jacksonville with fellow band members Gary Rossington and Allen Collins. They soon formed what ...
30. Anitra Walsh
Anitra Walsh was born on April 6, 1948 in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, USA as Anitra Norme Walsh. She was an actress, known for Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues (1972) and Mark of the Witch (1970). She died on May 1, 1980 in Bronxville, New York.
33. John Bonham
Soundtrack | The Song Remains the Same
John Bonham is still regularly voted in polls as the greatest and most influential rock drummer of all time, an opinion which has also been expressed by the likes of Roger Taylor of Queen, Dave Grohl of Nirvana and Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
He started playing drums at the age of five ...
36. Valery Kharlamov
Valery Kharlamov was born on January 14, 1948 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Valeriy Borisovich Kharlamov. He was married to Irina Sergeyevna Smirnova. He died on August 27, 1981 in Moscow Oblast, RSFSR.
37. David Sadgrove
Actor | We'll Meet Again
David Sadgrove was born on February 8, 1948 in Leicester, England as David Laurence Sadgrove. He was an actor, known for We'll Meet Again (1982), BBC Play of the Month (1965) and Love for Lydia (1977). He was married to Elizabeth Toper and Laura Graham. He died on September 10, 1981 in Kings Cross,...
39. Stephen Parker
Actor | Teenage Monster
Son of Academy Award Nominee, Director Joe Parker and of Actress Marilyn Hare daughter of Ernie Hare of early radio. Died in 1981 at the age of 33 years young after serving in viet nam. Survived by his loving brother Christopher J. Parker and Sister Germaine Miles of California
43. Lester Bangs
Self | All You Need Is Love
Noted rock music critic and journalist Leslie Conway "Lester" Bangs was born on December 13, 1948 in Escondido, California. His mother Norma Belle was a Jehovah's Witness while his Conway Lesley Bangs was a drunk and a truck driver who died in a fire when Bangs was only nine years old. Lester was ...
Actress | Equinox
Robin Ann Snider spent most of her early years in Northern California, where her family (including her mother, brother and his family still live. She went to Arcadia High School where she met Stevie Nicks. Stevie and Robin became life long friends. Robin studied speech in college and acted as vocal...
47. Claude Vivier
Composer | Petites chroniques cannibales: 1. Rosalie
Claude Vivier was born on April 14, 1948 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He was a composer and actor, known for Petites chroniques cannibales: 1. Rosalie (1997), Matinee (1989) and Lonely Child: The Imaginary World of Claude Vivier (1988). He died on March 7, 1983 in Paris, France.