Tag: cancer

Charles Bukowski

(1920–1994) Henry Charles Bukowski, born Heinrich Karl Bukowski Works: • Flower, Fist, and Bestial Wail (1960) • It Catches My Heart in Its Hands (1963) • Confessions of a Man Insane Enough to Live with Beasts (1965) • Crucifix in…

Stewart Granger

(1913–1993) James Lablache Stewart Filmography as Actor: Caesar and Cleopatra 1945 Director: Gabriel Pascal Starring: Vivien Leigh, Claude Rains   Born May 6 1913 Kensington, London (England) Died August 16 1993 Santa Monica, CA (USA) Cause of death Cancer Wife (1950-1960) Jean Simmons (1929-2010)…

Marina Berti

(1924–2002) Elena Maureen Bertolino Filmography as Actress: Quo Vadis 1951 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr     Ben-Hur 1959 Director: William Wyler Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins     Cleopatra 1963 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton     Jesus of Nazareth 1977…

Robert Taylor

(1911–1969) Spangler Arlington Brugh Filmography as Actor: Quo Vadis 1951 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr   Born August 5 1911 Filley, NE (USA) Died June 8 1969 Santa Monica, CA (USA) Cause of death Lung cancer Buried Forest Lawn Memorial…

Julie Walters

(1950) Dame Julia Mary Walters, DBE Filmography as Actress: Educating Rita 1983 Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Michael Caine, Julie Walters   Born February 22 1950 Edgbaston, Birmingham (England) Occupation Actress Awards BAFTA Emmy Awards Golden Globe Laurence Olivier Award Title Dame Commander…

Julie Harris

(1925–2013) Julia Ann Harris Filmography as Actress: HouseSitter 1992 Director: Frank Oz Starring: Steve Martin, Goldie Hawn   Born December 2 1925 Grosse Pointe Park, MI (USA) Died August 24 2013 West Chatham, MA (USA) Occupation Actress Awards American Theater Hall of Fame…

Franz Waxman

(1906–1967) Franz Wachsmann Filmography as Composer: Rebecca 1940 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine     The Philadelphia Story 1940 Director: George Cukor Starring: Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn     Suspicion 1941 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine     Sunset Boulevard 1950 Director: Billy Wilder…

Charles Walters

(1911–1982) Filmography as Director: High Society 1956 Director: Charles Walters Starring: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly   Born November 17 1911 Brooklyn, New York, NY (USA) Died August 13 1982 Malibu, CA (USA) Cause of death Lung cancer Occupation Actor Choreographer Occupation Dancer Film director

Michael Curtiz

(1886–1962) Mihály Kertész Filmography as Director: Casablanca 1942 Director: Michael Curtiz Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman   Born December 24 1886 Budapest (Hungary) Died April 10 1962 Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Cancer Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale) Occupation Film director Award…

Cantinflas

(1911–1993) Fortino Mario Moreno y Reyes Filmography as Actor: Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas   Born August 12 1911 México, DF (Mexico) Died April 20 1993 México, DF (Mexico) Cause of death Lung cancer…