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People Who Died in the Year 1966 (26 found): Names Only

Herbert Marshall

Real/Birth Name:
Herbert Brough Falcon Marshall
Nickname(s):
Bart
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Often in a role as a doctor. Lost a leg in WW II. Movies The Fly, The List of Adrian Messenger, The Secret Garden (1949) Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6200 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Buster Keaton

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Francis Keaton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Silent film star. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6619 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 6321 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Hedda Hopper

Real/Birth Name:
Elda Furry
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Column Hedda Hopper's Hollywood Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6313 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Sophie Tucker

Real/Birth Name:
Sonia Kalish
Also Known As:
Sophie Abuza
Nickname(s):
The Last of the Red Hot Mamas
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82, 27 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Vaudeville star. Union organizer. Movie Broadway Melody of 1938. Connecticut Women's Hall of Fame 1999. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6321 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Billy Rose

Real/Birth Name:
William Samuel Rosenberg
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Fanny Brice by 7 years.

Brief Facts:

Height 4' 11". Movies Devil's Advocate, A League of Their Own, The English Patient. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Theater Hall of Fame. As a pioneer and contributor, International Swimming Hall of Fame 1995.

Charles Bassett

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Arthur Bassett II
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
34
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Trained to be an astronaut. Died in a plane crash. Died in the same crash with Elliot See

Elliot See

Real/Birth Name:
Elliot McKay See Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
38
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Trained to be an astronaut. Died in a plane crash with Charles Bassett

William Frawley

Real/Birth Name:
William Clement Frawley
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79, 5 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Was Fred Mertz on TV show I Love Lucy. Television Academy Hall of Fame 2012. Television Hall of Fame 2012. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6322 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Abe Saperstein

Real/Birth Name:
Abraham M. Saperstein
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Owner of the team The Harlem Globetrotters. Invented the 3-point shot, which changed the game. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame 1979. National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 1971. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6922 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team team: The Harlem Globetrotters for contributions to the television industry.
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C.S. Forester

Real/Birth Name:
Cecil Lewis Troughton Smith
Also Known As:
C. S. Forester
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wrote the Hornblower series of novels. Book made into a movie The African Queen

Bing Miller

Real/Birth Name:
Edmund John Miller
Gender:
Male
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:

Outfielder, teams Philadelphia Athletics, St. Louis Browns, Boston Red Sox. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1973. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1961. Phillies Wall of Fame 1998.

Jim Barnes (golf)

Real/Birth Name:
James Martin Barnes
Nickname(s):
Jim
Long Jim
Big Jim
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 4". Pro golf in the US. Won 4 major championships. World Golf Hall of Fame 1989.

Cub Buck

Real/Birth Name:
Howard Pierce Buck
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle. Teams University of Wisconsin, Canton Bulldogs, Green Bay Packers. Coach teams Carleton College, Lawrence University, University of Miami. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1977. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1955.

Ed Wynn

Real/Birth Name:
Isaiah Edwin Leopold
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Cinderfella, Mary Poppins. Song I Love to Laugh. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1541 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 6333 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
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A star at 6426 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Mule Suttles

Real/Birth Name:
George Suttles
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

First baseman and outfielder in Negro league baseball. Teams Birmingham Black Barons, St. Louis Stars, Newark Eagles. National Baseball Hall of Fame 2006.

Montgomery Clift

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Montgomery Clift
Nickname(s):
Monty
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
45
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies A Place in the Sun, From Here to Eternity Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6104 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Lenny Bruce

Real/Birth Name:
Leonard Alfred Schneider
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
40
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Stand up comic. Died of an accidental morphine drug overdose.

Duke Slater

Real/Birth Name:
Frederick Wayman Slater
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle. Teams University of Iowa, Milwaukee Badgers, Rock Island Independents, Chicago Cardinals. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1951. College Football Hall of Fame 1951.

Francis X. Bushman

Real/Birth Name:
Francis Xavier Bushman
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:

Movie The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1651 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Jumbo Brown

Real/Birth Name:
Walter George Brown
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Relief pitcher. Weight 295 pounds. Teams Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Indians, New York Yankees, Cincinnati Reds, New York Giants

Smiley Lewis

Real/Birth Name:
Overton Amos Lemons
Also Known As:
Smiling Lewis
Laughing Lewis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song I Hear You Knocking

Clifton Webb

Real/Birth Name:
Webb Parmalee Hollenbeck
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 29 days before his 77th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Razor's Edge, Cheaper by the Dozen, Three Coins in the Fountain, Boy on a Dolphin. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6850 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Alma Cogan

Real/Birth Name:
Alma Angela Cohen
Nickname(s):
the girl with laughter in her voice
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
34
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

UK singer.

Washboard Sam

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Brown
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Reputedly the half-brother of Big Bill Broonzy. Songs Mama Don't Allow, Back Door, Diggin' My Potatoes. Policeman.

Walt Disney

Real/Birth Name:
Walter Elias Disney
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65, 10 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger brother of
Younger than Roy O. Disney by 8 years.

Brief Facts:

Started with Mickey Mouse. California Hall of Fame 2006. Television Academy Hall of Fame 1994. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1964. Congressional Gold Medal 1968. Hall of Famous Missourians 1993. William Randolph Hearst Cartoon Hall of Fame. Television Hall of Fame 1986. DeMolay International Alumni Association Hall of Fame 1986. Missouri Walk of Fame 2007. Cecil B DeMille Award 1953. Anaheim / Orange County Walk of Stars: A star; ceremony: 8 November 2005.
Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 6747 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Robert Keith

Real/Birth Name:
Rolland Keith Richey
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:

Relationships:

father of
ex-husband of
ex-husband of
Older than Peg Entwistle by 9 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Broadway play Mr. Roberts. Movies Guys and Dolls, My Man Godfrey, The Wild One
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