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People Who Died in the Year 1987 (55 found): Names Only

Arthur Lake

Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Silverlake
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Patricia Lake, until he died.
Older than Patricia Lake by 18 years.

Brief Facts:

In role of Dagwood Bumstead in a series of movies including Blondie Plays Cupid, Blondie Knows Best based on the cartoon Blondie by Chic Young. See also Penny Singleton. Movie Topper Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6646 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Ray Bolger

Real/Birth Name:
Raymond Wallace Bulcao
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 5 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role of the Tinman in movie The Wizard of Oz. Theater Hall of Fame 1998. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6788 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6834 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 132 S. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 10 January 1998.

Franz Balluck

Real/Birth Name:
Franz Balluck
Nickname(s):
Mike
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger brother of
Younger than Josefine Balluck by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie The Wizard of Oz. Member of The Munchkins Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6915 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with group group: The Munchkins for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Liberace

Real/Birth Name:
Wladziu Valentino Liberace
Also Known As:
Walter Busterkeys
Walter Liberace
Lee Liberace
Liberace Chefroach
The Glitter Man
Mr. Showmanship
The King of Bling
Nickname(s):
Lee
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pianist - on his television show he had a candelabra on his piano. Allegedly had HIV and died of complications. UNLV Entertainer/Artist Hall of Fame 2009. Nevada Entertainer/Artist Hall of Fame 2009. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6527 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6739 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
Las Vegas Walk of Stars: A star at Riviera Hotel (removed); ceremony: 1 February 2005.
Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 100 N. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 7 January 1994.

Buddy Quaid

Real/Birth Name:
William Rudy Quaid
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movie Local Hero

Andy Warhol

Real/Birth Name:
Andrew Warhola
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Managed and produced band The Velvet Underground. Movie Chelsea Girls. Painting Campbell's Soup I Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1996 as a member of The Velvet Underground.

Randolph Scott

Real/Birth Name:
George Randolph Crane
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Hall of Great Western Performers 1975. Texas Trail of Fame 2008. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6243 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 100 Museum Drive; ceremony: 16 April 1999.

Danny Kaye

Real/Birth Name:
David Daniel Kaminsky (or Kaminski)
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Silvia Fine, until he died.
Older than Silvia Fine by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Movies White Christmas, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Kennedy Center Honors 1984. Theater Hall of Fame 1984. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1987. French Legion of Honor. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6563 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6125 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6101 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Woody Hayes

Real/Birth Name:
Wayne Woodrow Hayes
Nickname(s):
Woody
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74, 26 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team at Ohio State University as head coach. College Football Hall of Fame 1983. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1989. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1978. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1957. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1968. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1975. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1986. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1968.

Dean Paul Martin

Real/Birth Name:
Dino Paul Martin Jr.
Also Known As:
Dean-Paul Martin
Dino Martin Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
35
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

son of
ex-husband of
Older than Dorothy Hamill by 4 years.
ex-husband of
Younger than Olivia Hussey by less than 1 year.
older brother of
Older than Ricci Martin by 1 year.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Tennis pro. Singer with Desi Arnaz IV. Movie A Boy ... A Girl. Died in a plane crash - a National Guard jet.

Robert Preston

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Preston Meservey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Music Man, The Lion in Winter, Victor Victoria. Tony Award for Broadway musical plays The Music Man, I Do! I Do!. Theater Hall of Fame.

Maria von Trapp

Real/Birth Name:
Maria Augusta Kutschera
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Georg von Trapp, until his earlier death.
Younger than Georg von Trapp by 24 years.

Brief Facts:

Born on a train. Orhaned by age 7. Inspiration for musical movie The Sound of Music with Julie Andrews portraying her, but differing from actual fact in notable ways. Member of group Von Trapp Family Singers

Patrick Troughton

Real/Birth Name:
Patrick George Troughton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67, 3 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Doctor Who

Buddy Rich

Real/Birth Name:
Bernard Rich
Also Known As:
Bernard "Buddy" Rich
Nickname(s):
Buddy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

DownBeat Jazz Hall of Fame 1974. Guitar Center RockWalk 1991. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1981. ASCAP Jazz Wall of Fame.

Mike Von Erich

Real/Birth Name:
Michael Brett Adkisson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
23
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Chris Von Erich by 5 years.
son of
younger brother of
Younger than Kerry Von Erich by 4 years.
uncle of

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Left a suicide note for his family, then went to Lewisville Lake, where he drank alcohol and overdosed on the sleeping aid Placidyl.

Dick Shawn

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Schulefand
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Maid to Order, What Did You Do in the War, Daddy, It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World, The Producers. Died on stage of a heart attack.

Paul Butterfield

Real/Birth Name:
Paul Vaughn Butterfield
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
44
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lead vocals, band The Paul Butterfield Blues Band. Heroin overdose. Blues Hall of Fame 2006. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 as a member of The Paul Butterfield Blues Band.

Rita Hayworth

Real/Birth Name:
Margarita Carmen Cansino
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Dick Haymes by less than 1 year.
ex-wife of
Younger than Orson Welles by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Pal Joey, Angels Over Broadway Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1645 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

James Tiptree Jr.

Real/Birth Name:
Alice Bradley
Also Known As:
Alice Sheldon
Alice Bradley Sheldon
Raccoona Sheldon
Nickname(s):
Alli
Tip
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Birth name Bradley, married name Sheldon. Science fiction author. CIA employee. Book Up the Walls of the World. Killed her husband and commited suicide. Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame 2012.

Hermione Gingold

Real/Birth Name:
Hermione Ferdinanda Gingold
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Gigi, The Music Man, The Pickwick Papers

Sammy Kaye

Real/Birth Name:
Sammy Zarnocay Jr.
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:

Radio program So You Want to Lead a Band. Songs Hawaiian Sunset, Tell Me You Love Me. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1992. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6767 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6821 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6419 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Will Sampson

Real/Birth Name:
William Sampson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 4". Full-blooded Muscogee/Creek Native American. A bull rider in rodeos. Movies One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Fish Hawk, Firewalker, Poltergeist II: The Other Side, Orca, The White Buffalo, The Outlaw Josey Wales. TV series Vega$

Elizabeth Hartman

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Elizabeth Hartman
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
43
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies A Patch of Blue, You're a Big Boy Now, The Secret of NIMH. Suicide by jumping out the fifth floor window of her apartment.

Geraldine Page

Real/Birth Name:
Geraldine Sue Page
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
wife of
Rip Torn, until she died.
Older than Rip Torn by 6 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Hondo, The Trip to Bountiful, The Pope of Greenwich Village, Pete 'n' Tillie. Several Oscar nominations. Theater Hall of Fame 1983.

Fred Astaire

Real/Birth Name:
Frederick Austerlitz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Many dance movies - often with Ginger Rogers. Movie The Towering Inferno. National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame 1987. Television Academy Hall of Fame 1997. Kennedy Center Honors 1978. Theater Hall of Fame 1972. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1968. Television Hall of Fame 1989. Cecil B DeMille Award 1961. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6756 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Jackie Gleason

Real/Birth Name:
Herbert John Gleason
Also Known As:
Herbert Walton Gleason Jr.
Nickname(s):
The Great One
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV show The Honeymooners. Movies Smokey and the Bandit, The Hustler, Soldier in the Rain. Tony Award for acting in Broadway musical play Take Me Along. Television Academy Hall of Fame 1994. Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame 1994. Television Hall of Fame 1986. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6231 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6300 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Boudleaux Bryant

Real/Birth Name:
Diadorius Boudleaux Bryant
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Felice Bryant, until he died.
Older than Felice Bryant by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

First name pronounced Bood-Low. Composed many songs with his wife including Wake Up Little Susie performed by the Everly Brothers. Violinist and fiddler. Music City Walk of Fame 2006. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1986. Country Music Hall of Fame 1991. NACMAI Hall of Fame 1999. Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 1972. Georgia Music Hall of Fame 1982. Rockabilly Hall of Fame. Atlanta Country Music Hall of Fame 1985.

Michael Bennett

Real/Birth Name:
Michael Bennett DiFiglia
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
44
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Directed Broadway play A Chorus Line. Theater Hall of Fame 1986.

Viola Dana

Real/Birth Name:
Virginia Flugrath
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90, 7 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Silent screen films. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6541 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Carlton Fredericks

Real/Birth Name:
Harold Casper Frederick Kaplan
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:

Radio commentator on health.

Pola Negri

Real/Birth Name:
Barbara Appolonia Chalupiec
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Silent films. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6140 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Kenny Price

Real/Birth Name:
James Kenneth Price
Nickname(s):
The Round Mound of Sound
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV shows Hee Haw, Hee Haw Honeys. Songs Walking on New Grass, Sheriff of Boone County. Movie Cold Justice

Clara Peller

Real/Birth Name:
Clara Peller
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85, 7 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 4' 10". At the age of 81, starred in the 1984 "Where's the beef?" advertising campaign for the Wendy's fast food restaurant chain. Movie Moving Violations

Scott LaRock

Real/Birth Name:
Scott Monroe Sterling
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
25
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Shot while trying to stop a fight between two parties. Formed Boogie Down Productions.

Scott La Rock

Real/Birth Name:
Scott Sterling
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
25
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20

Brief Facts:

Group Boogie Down Productions. Album Criminal Minded. Shot while trying to defuse an argument.

John Huston

Real/Birth Name:
John Marcellus Huston
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81, 23 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

step-father of
father of
father of
ex-husband of
Older than Evelyn Keyes by 10 years.
separated husband of
Ricki Soma, until her earlier death.
Older than Ricki Soma by 21 years.
father of
son of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, Prizzi's Honor, Asphalt Jungle, The African Queen. Missouri Wall of Fame. Irish American Hall of Fame 2015. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1765 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Archie Campbell (Hee Haw)

Real/Birth Name:
Archie James Campbell
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Comedy and writing for TV show Hee Haw. Role as a lecherous doctor with Nurse Goodbody. Albums Trouble in the Amen Corner, Bull Session at Bull's Creek

Quinn Martin

Real/Birth Name:
Irwin Martin Cohn
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Barnaby Jones, The Streets of San Francisco, Cannon, The Fugitive, The Untouchables. Television Academy Hall of Fame 2004. Television Hall of Fame 1997. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6667 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Lorne Greene

Real/Birth Name:
Lyon Himan Green
Nickname(s):
Chaim
Hyman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Newsreader on CBC. TV shows Bonanza, Battlestar Gallactica. TV miniseries Roots. Spoken song Ringo. Officer of the Order of Canada. Canada's Walk of Fame 2015. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1559 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Peter Tosh

Real/Birth Name:
Winston Hubert McIntosh
Nickname(s):
Stepping Razor
Bush Doctor
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guitarist. Reggae performer. Member The Wailers

Dan Rowan

Real/Birth Name:
Daniel Hale David
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Born on a circus train. Orphaned at age 11. TV show Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In as a host. Duo Dan Rowan and Dick Martin Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with group group: Dan Rowan and Dick Martin for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 2 April 2002.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with group group: Dan Rowan and Dick Martin for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 2 April 2002.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Bob Fosse

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Louis Fosse
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Gwen Verdon, until he died.
Younger than Gwen Verdon by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Musical play Chicago as choreographer. Eight Tony Awards for choreographer, another for directing. National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame 2007. Theater Hall of Fame 1979.

Duffy Daugherty

Real/Birth Name:
Hugh Duffy Daugherty
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72, 17 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach team Michigan State University 1954-1972. College Football Hall of Fame 1984. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1975. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 1992. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1965. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1985. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1973.

Mary Astor

Real/Birth Name:
Lucile Vasconcellos Langhanke
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Member of WAMPAS Baby Stars (1926). Movies Return to Peyton Place, The Prisoner of Venda, The Maltese Falcon Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6701 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Madeleine Carroll

Real/Birth Name:
Marie-Madeleine Bernadette O'Carroll
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie The 39 Steps Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6707 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Kelvin Martin

Real/Birth Name:
Kelvin Darnell Martin
Nickname(s):
50 Cent
The Original 50 Cent
Gender:
Male
Death Date:

Brief Facts:

Drug dealer, shot with 23 bullets on 20 October, 1987. Subject of the documentary movie Infamous Times: The Original 50 Cent

Woody Herman

Real/Birth Name:
Woodrow Charles Thomas Herman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Band The Herd. ASCAP Jazz Wall of Fame. DownBeat Jazz Hall of Fame 1981. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1981. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6805 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Jim Folsom

Real/Birth Name:
James Elisha Folsom
Also Known As:
Big Jim Folsom
James Elisha Folsom Sr.
Nickname(s):
Big Jim
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 8". Governor of Alabama twice, 1947-1951 and 1955-1959.

Scrappy Lambert

Real/Birth Name:
Harold Lambert
Also Known As:
Gordon Wallace
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Dance band vocalist who appeared on hundreds of recordings from the 1920s to the 1940s. Song Cheerio, Cherry Lips, Cheerio used on the radio show Dr. Demento as the closing theme, recorded under the name Gordon Wallace.

Donn Eisele

Real/Birth Name:
Donn Fulton Eisele
Also Known As:
Donn F. Eisele
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Apollo 7 in Earth orbit, the first manned flight test. International Space Hall of Fame. U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame 1997.

Molly O'Day (singer)

Real/Birth Name:
Lois LaVerne Williamson
Also Known As:
Mountain Fern
Dixie Lee
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Popular in the 1940s. Songs Tramp on the Street, Don't Sell Daddy Any More Whiskey. Kentucky Music Hall of Fame 2011. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1708 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Slam Stewart

Real/Birth Name:
Leroy Eliot Stewart
Gender:
Male
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Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
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String bass.

Tiny Moore

Real/Birth Name:
Billie Moore
Gender:
Male
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Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
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Electric mandolin (5 string) and fiddle. Western swing band The Texas Playboys. Band The Strangers Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame 2001 as a member of The Texas Playboys.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1999 as a member of The Texas Playboys.

Alice Terry

Real/Birth Name:
Alice Frances Taaffe
Gender:
Female
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Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
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wife of
Rex Ingram, until his earlier death.
Younger than Rex Ingram by 7 years.

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Silent movies The Prisoner of Zenda (1922), The Garden of Allah, Scaramouche. Over half of her films are lost. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6626 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Butterball Wooldridge

Real/Birth Name:
Paul Wooldridge
Gender:
Male
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Age:
48 or 49
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The Annual Paul "Butterball" Wooldridge Memorial Race is named for him. National Dirt Late Model Hall of Fame 2008. Kentucky Motorsports Hall of Fame 2011.
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