Date of Death between 1944-01-01 and 1944-12-31 (Sorted by Name Ascending)
2. A.B. Imeson
Actor | Dicky Monteith
A.B. Imeson was born on December 21, 1874 in Middlesborough, England as John Arthur Bangley Imeson. He was an actor and producer, known for Dicky Monteith (1922), Tense Moments from Opera (1922) and Bonnie Prince Charlie (1923). He was married to Ann Stephenson. He died on February 28, 1944 in ...
Actress | The Mutiny of the Bounty
Ada Guildford was born on December 12, 1870 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Ada Maria Quin. She was an actress, known for The Mutiny of the Bounty (1916) and Angel of His Dreams (1912). She was married to Robert Caldwell Bishop, George Cross and William Julius Francis Mount. She died on ...
Adam von Trott zu Solz was born on August 9, 1909 in Potsdam, Kingdom of Prussia [now Brandenburg], Germany as Friedrich Adam von Trott zu Solz. He was married to Clarita Tiefenbacher. He died on August 26, 1944 in Plötzensee, Berlin, Germany.
10. Adele Garavaglia
Actress | Il fu Mattia Pascal
Adele Garavaglia was born on April 15, 1869 in Turin, Piedmont, Italy as Adelaide Francesca Zoppis. She was an actress, known for Il fu Mattia Pascal (1937), Piccolo mondo antico (1941) and Pierpin (1936). She was married to Ferruccio Garavaglia. She died on March 11, 1944 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
12. Adolf E. Licho
Actor | Kinder der Zeit
Adolf E. Licho was born on September 13, 1876 in Kremenchug, Poltava Governorate, Russian Empire as Adolf Edgar Licho. He was an actor and director, known for Kinder der Zeit (1922), Kaddisch (1924) and Tiefland (1923). He died on October 11, 1944 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Aimee Semple McPherson was born Aimee Elizabeth Kennedy on her family's farm near Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada. She was raised a Methodist, her father James's faith. Her mother Mildred worked for the Salvation Army.
In December 1907, she decided to attend a local "tent revival" on a whim, and fell in ...
19. Al Smith
Al Smith died on October 4, 1944 in New York City, New York, USA.
20. Alan Dinehart
Actor | Supernatural
Tall, heavy-set character actor Alan Dinehart dropped out of school to join a repertory company. He had extensive stage experience (including some 27 appearances on Broadway) and, by the time he was signed by Fox in 1931, he had worked not only as an actor but as a stage manager and writer. On ...
24. Albert Ray
Director | West of Singapore
Albert Ray, born in New Rochelle, NY, attended Townsend Harris Hall and City College of New York. He spent summer vacations as a member of the Vitagraph stock company, on 14th St. in New York City. He appeared in summer stock in White Plains (NY), Florida and the Harlem Opera House in New York City...
Actress | Aelita
Aleksandra Peregonets was born on November 15, 1895 in Kuznetsk, Penza Governorate, Russian Empire as Aleksandra Fyodorovna Peregonets. She was an actress, known for Aelita: Queen of Mars (1924). She died on April 10, 1944 in Simferopol, Russian SFSR, USSR.
31. Alfonso Parra
Actor | Conspiración
Alfonso Parra was born on December 31, 1885 in Mexico, D.F., Mexico as Alfonso Parra Estrella. He was an actor, known for Conspiración (1927), Monja casada, virgen y mártir (1935) and Beautiful Sky (1936). He was married to Cncepción Garcia. He died on November 30, 1944 in Mexico.
32. Alfred E. Smith
Self | The Volcano
Legendary New York Democratic politician whose life began on the low end as a fish market worker and climaxed as a Presidential candidate. He was first elected to the New York State Assembly in 1903, becoming its Speaker in 1913. For a time, he was sheriff of New York County (1915-17) and president...
35. Alice Wilson
Actress | What's Your Husband Doing?
Alice Wilson was born on June 14, 1887 in Offalan, Missouri, USA as Alice Rae. She was an actress, known for What's Your Husband Doing? (1920), La belle Russe (1919) and The Eyes of Julia Deep (1918). She was married to Tod Browning. She died on May 12, 1944 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
38. Allen Watt
Director | His Breach of Promise
Allen Watt was born on April 4, 1885 in Pennsylvania, USA. He was a director and actor, known for His Breach of Promise (1920), The Marquis and Miss Sally (1918) and The Widow Dangerous (1918). He was married to Myrtle Gonzalez. He died on September 15, 1944 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
39. Amelia Chellini
Actress | Maciste
Amelia Chellini was born on June 16, 1880 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Amelia Creti. She was an actress, known for Marvelous Maciste (1915), Il cuore non invecchia (1913) and Il naufrago della vita (1915). She was married to Didaco Chellini. She died on May 31, 1944 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
49. Anthony Pilbeam
Anthony Pilbeam was the younger brother of British teen star Nova Pilbeam. He followed her and their father Arnold into the acting profession, appearing in many small parts at the Theatre Royal Windsor in the early 1940s. He joined the Royal Air Force volunteer reserve and was killed on operations ...
Writer | Le Petit Prince
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry was born into a family of old provincial nobility. Failing his final exams at a preparatory school, he entered the École des Beaux-Arts to study architecture. In 1921, he began military service in the 2nd Regiment of Chasseurs, and sent to Strasbourg for pilot training. The...