People Who Died in the Year 1982:

(55 found)

Victor Buono
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Victor Buono
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
43, 33 days before his 44th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?.

Hans Conried
actor, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Hans Georg Conried Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The voice of Snidely Whiplash in Dudley Do-Right cartoons on Rocky and Bullwinkle. TV series Make Room for Daddy. Movie The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T. Broadway musical Can-Can.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6664 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry

Paul Lynde
actor, game show

Real/Birth Name:
Paul Edward Lynde
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV shows The Partridge Family, Hollywood Squares. Movie Beach Blanket Bingo.

Red Smith
writer, sports analyst

Real/Birth Name:
Walter Wellesley Smith
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The first sportswriter to win the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary 1976.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Pepper Curtis
stunts, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Elizabeth Jo Goracke
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series F Troop, Adam-12, Perry Mason.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Lightnin' Hopkins
blues, musician, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Sam Hopkins
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Houston, Texas. Often singing on the streets.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Sue Carol
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Evelyn Lederer
Also Known As:
Sue Carol Ladd
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Alan Ladd, until his earlier death.
Older than Alan Ladd by 6 years.
mother of
mother of
grandmother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Member WAMPAS Baby Stars (1928). Movies Fox Movietone Follies of 1929, The Lone Star Ranger.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1639 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry10 February 1992
Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 101 N. Palm Canyon Drive24 January 1998

Eleanor Powell
actor, dancer, religion, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Eleanor Torrey Powell
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Glenn Ford by 3 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Tap dancer. Movies Broadway Melody of 1936, Broadway Melody of 1938, Broadway Melody of 1940.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1541 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry15 February 1984

Lee Strasberg
educator, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Israel Lee Strassberg
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Taught "method acting." Movie The Godfather: Part II.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6757 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry27 November 1977

Thelonious Monk
musician, jazz

Real/Birth Name:
Thelonious Sphere Monk
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Jazz pianist.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7055 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry24 July 1989

Virginia Bruce
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Helen Virginia Briggs
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Night Has a Thousand Eyes.

Philip K. Dick
writer

Real/Birth Name:
Philip Kindred Dick
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Science fiction author. Wrote book Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? which is the basis of the movie Blade Runner. Stories for movies Total Recall, Minority Report.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

John Belushi
actor, writer, comedy, overdose

Real/Birth Name:
John Adam Belushi
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
33
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Jim Belushi by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Animal House, The Blues Brothers. Star of TV series Saturday Night Live. Founding member of group The Blues Brothers. Died of a drug overdose - injected cocaine and heroine.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6355 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry1 April 2004

Ayn Rand
writer, educator

Real/Birth Name:
Alissa Zinov'yevna Rosenbaum
Also Known As:
Ayn Rand O'Connor
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 32 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Immigrated to the US 1926, became a US citizen in 1934. Books The Fountainhead, Atlas Shrugged. Developed a philosophical system which she called "objectivism".

Randy Rhoads
musician, accident, air crash, metal

Real/Birth Name:
Randall William Rhoads
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
25
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guitarist. Co-founder of band Quiet Riot. Played with Ozzy Osbourne. Died in a private plane crash in Florida when the pilot buzzed too close to the tour bus and clipped it.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Goodman Ace
comedy, writer, radio, tv

Real/Birth Name:
Goodman Aiskowitz
Also Known As:
Asa Goodman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Radio show Easy Aces.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Archibald MacLeish
poet, writer, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Archibald MacLeish
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89, 17 days before his 90th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Wrote the play J.B. and was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award for that work. Wrote poem Ars Poetica. Librarian of Congress.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Gene Sheldon
actor, musician

Real/Birth Name:
Eugene Hume
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Banjo player. TV series Zorro and movie Zorro the Avenger role as Bernardo in both and in sequels.

Hugh Marlowe
actor, radio, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Hugh Herbert Hipple
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Elmer Gantry, Birdman of Alcatraz, Meet Me in St. Louis, Rawhide, All About Eve, Twelve O'Clock High. Broadway plays It Takes Two, Kiss the Boys Good-bye.

Wear Schoonover
football, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Wear Kibler Schoonover
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End. Team University of Arkansas. Movie Maybe It's Love.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hugh Beaumont
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Eugene Hugh Beaumont
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Leave It to Beaver in role of Ward Cleaver. Uncredited small roles in movies.

Romy Schneider
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Rosemarie Magdalena Albach
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
43
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie What's New Pussycat. Died of cardiac arrest after heavy drinking.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Edward Rutledge Hawn
musician, conductor

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Rutledge Hawn
Also Known As:
Rut Hawn
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Violinist, also saxophone and clarinet. Conducted orchestra for Arthur Godfrey radio and television broadcasts.

Satchel Paige
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
Leroy Robert Paige
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75, 29 days before his 76th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Negro Leagues and Major League pitcher. Teams Chattanooga Black Lookouts, Birmingham Black Barons, Baltimore Black Sox, Cleveland Cubs, Pittsburgh Crawfords, Kansas City Monarchs, Trujillo All-Stars, New York Black Yankees, Memphis Red Sox, Philadelphia Stars, Cleveland Indians, St. Louis Browns, Kansas City Athletics.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Addie Harris
singer, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Addie Harris
Also Known As:
Addie "Micki" Harris
Nickname(s):
Micki
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Member of Rock n' Roll group The Shirelles. Songs Dedicated to the One I Love, Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow, Tonight's the Night.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

New Jersey Hall of Fame 2014 as a member of group The Shirelles.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1996 as a member of group The Shirelles.
SoulMusic Hall of Fame as a member of group The Shirelles.
The Vocal Group Hall of Fame 2002 as a member of group The Shirelles.

Wingy Manone
musician, composer, bandleader, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Matthews Manone
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Name pronounced Mah-KNOWN. Lost an arm in a streetcar accident. Trumpet musician. Song There'll Come a Time (Wait and See).

Jackie Jensen
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
Jack Eugene Jensen
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

A two-sport collegian. First person to be in the Rose Bowl, World Series and All-Star games. Teams New York Yankees, Washington Senators, Boston Red Sox.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Dave Garroway
actor, tv, news

Real/Birth Name:
David Cunningham Garroway
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69, 8 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Television movie Babes in Toyland. TV show Today as host.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6355 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio
Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6264 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry
St. Louis Walk of Fame A star at 6627 Delmar Boulevard

Vic Morrow
actor, accident

Real/Birth Name:
Victor Morozoff
Also Known As:
Victor Harry Morrow
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Barbara Turner by 7 years.
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Killed by a crashing helicopter while filming movie Twilight Zone: The Movie. Movies Blackboard Jungle, The Bad News Bears. TV series Combat!.

Tom Drake
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Alfred Alderdice
Nickname(s):
Buddy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64, 6 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Meet Me in St. Louis, Raintree County.

Henry Fonda
actor, producer, western, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Henry Jaynes Fonda
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandfather of
ex-husband of
Older than Frances Ford Seymour by 2 years.
father of
ex-husband of
Older than Margaret Sullavan by 4 years.
father of
ex-husband of
Older than Susan Blanchard (socialite) by 22 years.
grandfather of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies On Golden Pond, 12 Angry Men, The Grapes of Wrath, The Cheyenne Social Club, How the West Was Won, The Return of Frank James, The Longest Day, The Ox-Bow Incident, Mister Rogers.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1601 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry

Joe Tex
singer, R&B

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Arrington Jr.
Also Known As:
Yusuf Hazziez
Joseph Arrington Hazziez
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
47, 5 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Southern soul music. Songs Hold What You've Got, A Sweet Woman Like You, Skinny Legs and All, Ain't Gonna Bump No More (With No Big Fat Woman), Gotcha. Became a Muslim, changed his name to Yusuf Hazzie.

Fritz Crisler
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Herbert Orin Crisler
Nickname(s):
the father of two-platoon football
Fritz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Also coached basketball and baseball, and was an administrator. End, team University of Chicago. Coach, teams University of Chicago, University of Minnesota, Princeton University, University of Michigan.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Ingrid Bergman
actor, producer, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Ingrid Bergman
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67, her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than Roberto Rossellini by 9 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Gaslight, Casablanca, For Whom the Bell Tolls, The Bells of St. Mary's, Notorious, Joan of Arc, The Inn of the Sixth Happiness, Murder on the Orient Express. Broadway plays The Constant Wife, Joan of Lorraine.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6759 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Richard "Dick" Lane
tv, actor, sports analyst, wrestling

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Lane
Nickname(s):
Dick
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Hollywood Walk star has name Dick Lane. Station KTLA-TV. Broadcasted wrestling and roller derby events. Movie Kansas City Bomber.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6317 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry

Grace Kelly
actor, royalty, accident, vehicle crash

Real/Birth Name:
Grace Patricia Kelly
Also Known As:
Princess Grace of Monaco
Grace Grimaldi
Nickname(s):
Gracie
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
52
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:
Height:
5 feet 7 inches (170.18 cm)

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Rear Window, High Noon, To Catch a Thief, The Country Girl, Dial M for Murder. Died in a car accident.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6329 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Jimmy Wakely
composer, singer, country

Real/Birth Name:
James Clarence Wakeley
Nickname(s):
The Singing Cowboy
The Melody Kid
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Beautiful Brown Eyes.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1680 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry

Sarah Churchill
actor, dancer

Real/Birth Name:
Sarah Millicent Hermione Churchill
Also Known As:
Sarah Millicent Hermione Touchet-Jesson, Baroness Audley
Sarah Oliver
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67, 13 days before her 68th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Movie Royal Wedding.

Glenn Gould
musician, composer, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Glenn Herbert Gould
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50, 9 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pianist. Keyboard music of Johann Sebastian Bach.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Fernando Lamas
actor, director

Real/Birth Name:
Fernando Álvaro Lamas y de Santos
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Arlene Dahl by 10 years.
husband of
Esther Williams, until he died.
Older than Esther Williams by 6 years.
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood, The Girl Who Had Everthing.

Bess Truman
First Lady

Real/Birth Name:
Elizabeth Virginia Wallace
Nickname(s):
Bess
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
97
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

daughter of
wife of
Harry S. Truman, until his earlier death.
Younger than Harry S. Truman by less than 1 year.
mother of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

First Lady of the US from 1945 to 1953.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

James Broderick
actor, soap, director, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
James Joseph Broderick III
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
husband of
Patricia Broderick, until he died.
Younger than Patricia Broderick by 2 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV series Family, As the World Turns, The Edge of Night, Brenner. Movies The Taking of Pelham One Two Three, Dog Day Afternoon, Alice's Restaurant.

King Vidor
director, producer, writer

Real/Birth Name:
King Wallis Vidor
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Eleanor Boardman by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies The Big Parade, The Crowd, Stella Dallas, Duel in the Sun.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6743 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Dominique Dunne
actor, murdered

Real/Birth Name:
Dominique Ellen Dunne
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
22, 19 days before her 23rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

daughter of
younger sister of
Younger than Griffin Dunne by 4 years.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Movie Poltergeist in role of the oldest daughter. Killed by John David Sweeney.

Grady Nutt
religion, writer, comedy, tv, actor, accident, air crash

Real/Birth Name:
Grady Lee Nutt
Also Known As:
Rev. Grady Nutt
Nickname(s):
The Prime Minister of Humor
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
48
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV show Hee Haw. Baptist minister. Died in a plane crash at Vineland, Alabama, along with the pilot and co-pilot.

Benny Friedman
football

Real/Birth Name:
Benjamin Friedman
Nickname(s):
Benny
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Considered the first great passer as a quarterback. Teams University of Michigan, Cleveland Bulldogs, Detroit Wolverines, New York Giants, Brooklyn Dodgers.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Betty Carpenter
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Beatrice Carpenter
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Silent films Cardigan, Burn 'Em Up Barnes, The Iron Trail.

Marty Robbins
singer, country

Real/Birth Name:
Martin David Robinson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs El Paso, A White Sport Coat.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6666 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry

Freeman Gosden
actor, radio

Real/Birth Name:
Freeman Fisher Gosden
Nickname(s):
Gozzie
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In role of Amos Jones, the Kingfisher on the radio series Amos 'n' Andy.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1777 Vine Street for contributions to radio

Jack Webb
actor, director, producer, writer

Real/Birth Name:
John Randolph Webb
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Julie London by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

TV series Dragnet, Emergency!, Adam-12.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7040 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio
Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6278 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry

Helen Foster
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Helen Foster
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:
Height:
5 feet 0 inches (152.4 cm)

Brief Facts:

Group WAMPAS Baby Stars (1929). Movie Gold Diggers of Broadway.

Jack Pearl
actor, radio

Real/Birth Name:
Jake Perlman
Also Known As:
Jack Pearlman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Often in role of Baron Munchausen on radio and movies in 1930s.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1680 Vine Street for contributions to radio

Jack Swigert
space, aviator, politician

Real/Birth Name:
John Leonard Swigert Jr.
Also Known As:
John Swigert
Nickname(s):
Jack
Gender:
Male
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Age at Death:
51
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
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Test pilot and astronaut. Ill-fated Apollo 13 flight around the moon and back. After leaving NASA, he was elected to the US Congress, but died of cancer before he was to be sworn in.

Space Missions:

Apollo 13 (1970)
Third landing attempt aborted near the Moon, due to SM failure. Crew used LM as "life boat" to return to Earth.

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Alberto Vargas
painter

Real/Birth Name:
Joaquin Alberto Vargas y Chávez
Gender:
Male
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Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
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Drew pin-up girls and erotica, notably as "Varga Girls" in magazine Esquire and as "Vargas Girls" in magazine Playboy. The nose art of many World War II aircraft was adapted from these Esquire pin-ups.

Muriel Vanderbilt
horse racing

Real/Birth Name:
Muriel Vanderbilt
Gender:
Female
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Age at Death:
80, 28 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
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second cousin of
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Involved in horse racing. Desert Vixen was the most famous horse she ever owned and bred.
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