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People Who Died in the Year 1985 (47 found): Names Only

Clarence Nash

Real/Birth Name:
Clarence Charles Nash
Nickname(s):
Ducky
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The voice of Donald Duck for Disney in cartoons.

Ina Claire

Real/Birth Name:
Ina Fagan
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than John Gilbert by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Silent movie Wild Goose Chase. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6150 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Efrem Zimbalist

Real/Birth Name:
Efrem Zimbalist
Also Known As:
Efrem Zimbalist Sr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Concert violinist. Composed for Broadway play Honeydew. Birth year may be 1890.

Eugene Ormandy

Real/Birth Name:
Jeno Blau
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Kennedy Center Honors 1982. Philadelphia Music Alliance Walk of Fame 1988. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1970. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6926 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Michael Redgrave

Real/Birth Name:
Michael Scudamore Redgrave
Also Known As:
Sir Michael Redgrave
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 1 day after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandfather of
father of
grandfather of
grandfather of
father of
grandfather of
grandfather of
husband of
Rachel Kempson, until he died.
Older than Rachel Kempson by 2 years.
son of
father of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Appointed OBE 1952. Knighted in 1959. Movies Uncle Vanya, Heidi, Goodbye, Mr. Chips. Theater Hall of Fame 1986.

Zoot Sims

Real/Birth Name:
John Haley Sims
Nickname(s):
Zoot
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Saxophonist with big band of Alvino Rey. DownBeat Jazz Hall of Fame 1985. Songwriters Hall of Fame 2010. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1992. ASCAP Jazz Wall of Fame.

Harold Peary

Real/Birth Name:
Harrold Jese Pereira de Faria
Also Known As:
Hal Peary
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie The Great Gildersleeve. Radio show The Great Gildersleeve famed for his unusual giggle. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1639 Vine Street for contributions to radio.
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A star at 1719 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Harry Earles

Real/Birth Name:
Kurt Schneider
Also Known As:
Harry Doll
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 31 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Daisy Earles by 5 years.
younger brother of
Younger than Gracie Doll by 3 years.
older brother of
Older than Tiny Doll by 12 years.

Brief Facts:

One of the group Lollipop Guild, a member of The Munchkins in the movie The Wizard of Oz 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.

Susan Morrow

Real/Birth Name:
Jacqueline Ann Teresa Bernadette Immoor,
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53, 17 days before her 54th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

annulled ex-wife of
Younger than Gary Morton by 6 years.
older sister of
Older than Judith Exner by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Marriage was annulled. TV series Canadian Mounties vs Atomic Invaders. Movie Cat Women of the Moon

Chester Gould

Real/Birth Name:
Chester Gould
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Created cartoon strip Dick Tracy which he drew from 1931 to 1977. Oklahoma Cartoonists Hall of Fame 2005. Chicago Journalism Hall of Fame. William Randolph Hearst Cartoon Hall of Fame. Will Eisner Hall of Fame 2001.

Chef Boyardee

Real/Birth Name:
Ettore Boiardi
Also Known As:
Chef Boy-Ar-Dee
Hector Boiardi
Nickname(s):
Hector
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Started the food business using a simpler version of his name. Spokesmodel for the products named Chef Boy-Ar-Dee. Restauranteur in Cleveland, Ohio. During World War II his factory made food for US troops.

Margo

Real/Birth Name:
Marķa Marguerita Guadalupe Teresa Estela Bolado Castilla y O'Donnell
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Eddie Albert, until she died.
Younger than Eddie Albert by 11 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Lost Horizon, Viva Zapata!, I'll Cry Tomorrow, Behind the Rising Sun

Kay Kyser

Real/Birth Name:
James King Kern Kyser
Nickname(s):
The Ol' Perfessor
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Band The Kay Kyser Band in the 1930s. North Carolina Music Hall of Fame 1999. National Radio Hall of Fame 1990. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1708 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 1601 Vine Street for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Grant Williams

Real/Birth Name:
John Grant Williams
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
54, 24 days before his 55th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lead role - movie The Incredible Shrinking Man

Piano Red

Real/Birth Name:
William Lee Perryman
Also Known As:
Piano Red Perryman
Dr, Feelgood
Willie Lee Perryman
Nickname(s):
Willie
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pianist. Radio shows Piano Red Show, Dr. Feelgood Show. Song Rockin' with Red may be credited for part of the term "rock and roll." Georgia Music Hall of Fame 1983.

Frank Faylen

Real/Birth Name:
Frank Ruf
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Funny Girl, The Lost Weekend, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, It's a Wonderful Life Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6201 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Louise Brooks

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Louise Brooks
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Films made in Germany in the late 1920s.

Kenny Baker (radio)

Real/Birth Name:
Kenneth Laurence Baker
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Featured vocalist on radio program The Jack Benny Program during the 1930s. Movie musicals At the Circus, The Harvey Girls, Hit Parade of 1941. Broadway musical One Touch of Venus Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6329 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Gale Sondergaard

Real/Birth Name:
Edith Holm Sondergaard
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Movies (both 1940) The Mark of Zorro, The Black Cat

Rudi Gernreich

Real/Birth Name:
Rudolph Gernreich
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63, 13 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Designed bathing suits with multiple cutouts, like Swiss cheese.

Samantha Smith

Real/Birth Name:
Samantha Reed Smith
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
13
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Ten years old, wrote to Soviet leader Yuri Andropov asking why he wanted nuclear war. The Soviet Union issued a stamp in her honor. Died in a plane crash. Called a "Goodwill Ambassador."

Ruth Gordon

Real/Birth Name:
Ruth Gordon Jones
Gender:
Female
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:

Movies Rosemary's Baby, Harold and Maude. Theater Hall of Fame.

Philly Joe Jones

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Rudolph Jones
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Drummer. Member of band Miles Davis Quintet. DownBeat Jazz Hall of Fame 2010. Philadelphia Music Alliance Walk of Fame 1996.

Taylor Caldwell

Real/Birth Name:
Janet Miriam Holland Taylor Caldwell
Also Known As:
Marcus Holland
Max Reiner
J. Miriam Reback
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84, 8 days before her 85th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Books Dynasty of Death, Dear and Glorious Physician, Captains and Kings. Popular fiction, and historical novels.

Jo Jones

Real/Birth Name:
Jonathan David Samuel Jones
Also Known As:
Papa Jo Jones
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73, 34 days before his 74th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Jazz drummer. Pioneered use of brushes. Movie Jamminn' the Blues. ASCAP Jazz Wall of Fame. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1990. DownBeat Jazz Hall of Fame 1979. Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame 1990.

Bruiser Kinard

Real/Birth Name:
Frank Manning Kinard
Also Known As:
Frank Manning Kinnard Sr.
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:

Teams University of Mississippi, Brooklyn Dodgers/Tigers, New York Yankees. Helms Athletic Foundation Hall of Fame. Ole Miss Athletics Hall of Fame 1986. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1961. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1969. University of Mississippi Alumni Hall of Fame 1980. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971.

Cootie Williams

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Melvin Williams
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Trumpeter. Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame 1991. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1993.

Lloyd Nolan

Real/Birth Name:
Lloyd Benedict Nolan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1752 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Simone Signoret

Real/Birth Name:
Simone Henriette Charlotte Kaminker
Gender:
Female
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:

Movie Room at the Top

E.B. White

Real/Birth Name:
Elwyn Brooks White
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Died in North Brooklin, Maine. Books Charlotte's Web, Stuart Little, The Elements of Style (co-written.) Pulitzer Prize winner. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1963. New York State Writers Hall of Fame 2010.

Rock Hudson

Real/Birth Name:
Roy Harold Scherer Jr.
Also Known As:
Roy Fitzgerald (legal name)
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Magnificent Obsession, Giant, Pillow Talk, The Mirror Crack'd. TV series McMillan and Wife. Died of AIDS. West Hollywood Memorial Walk 2002. - a plaque at 8594 Santa Monica Boulevard. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6116 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 189 S. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 19 October 2002.

Nelson Riddle

Real/Birth Name:
Nelson Smock Riddle Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV show The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6724 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Orson Welles

Real/Birth Name:
George Orson Wells
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Rita Hayworth by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Famed for radio show War of the Worlds which caused a panic. Movies Citizen Kane, A Man for All Seasons. Narrator in many movies. Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame. Theater Hall of Fame. National Radio Hall of Fame 1988. NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame 1979. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1600 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6552 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Yul Brynner

Real/Birth Name:
Yuriy Borisovich Bryner
Also Known As:
Youl Bryner
Taidje Khan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Bald-headed actor with a deep voice. Claimed (falsely) to be half-Swiss, half-Japanese with name Taidje Khan. Most famed for movie musical The King and I. Movies Solomon and Sheba, The Ten Commandments, Westworld, The Magnificent Seven. Birth date also reported as 1920, but 1915 is most likely. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6162 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Tex Williams

Real/Birth Name:
Sollie Paul Williams
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Western swing musician, talking blues style. Song Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette). Santa Clarita Walk of Western Stars 1983. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6412 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Ricky Wilson

Real/Birth Name:
Ricky Helton Wilson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
32
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Cindy Wilson by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Founding member of band The B-52's as guitarist. Movie One Trick Pony. Died of AIDS/HIV.

Dan White

Real/Birth Name:
Daniel James White
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
39
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

San Francisco Board of Supervisors politician who assassinated Mayor George Moscone and Harvey Milk. convicted of manslaughter rather than murder. Served five years of a seven-year prison sentence. Suicide in his garage by running a garden hose from the exhaust pipe to the inside of his car, carbon monoxide poisoning.

Morton Downey

Real/Birth Name:
Sean Morton Downey
Also Known As:
Morton James
Morton Downey Sr.
Nickname(s):
The Irish Nightingale
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 20 days before his 84th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Barbara Bennett by 4 years.
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Song Wabash Moon. Movie The Devil's Holiday (1930). CBS TV show Star of the Family Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1680 Vine Street for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Phil Silvers

Real/Birth Name:
Philip Silversmith
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:

In role of Sgt. Ernie Bilko Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6370 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 26 October 2000.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Jimmy Ritz

Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Joachim
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Name pronounced Joe-AK-him. Group The Ritz Brothers Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6756 Hollywood Boulevard as a member of band: The Ritz Brothers for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 17 November 1987.
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A star at 6756 Hollywood Boulevard as a member of band: The Ritz Brothers for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 17 November 1987.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 123 N. Palm Canyon Drive as a member of band: The Ritz Brothers; ceremony: 26 October 1996.
A star at 123 N. Palm Canyon Drive as a member of band: The Ritz Brothers; ceremony: 26 October 1996.

Stepin Fetchit

Real/Birth Name:
Lincoln Theodore Monroe Perry
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:

Movies Steamboat Round the Bend, The Galloping Ghost, Miracle in Harlem. Pioneering African-American actor, often in stereotypical roles of the time. Inducted into the Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame 1974. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1751 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Big Joe Turner

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Vernon Turner Jr.
Nickname(s):
Big Joe
Boss of the Blues
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:

Songs Corrina, Corrina, Shake, Rattle and Roll. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1987. Blues Hall of Fame 1983.

John McNally

Real/Birth Name:
John Victor McNally
Nickname(s):
Blood
Johnny Blood
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82, 1 day after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams Saint John's University (MN), Milwaukee Badgers, Duluth Eskimos, Pottsville Maroons, Green Bay Packers, Pittsburgh Pirates, Buffalo Tigers. As coach, teams Pittsburgh Pirates, Kenosha Cardinals, Saint John's University (MN). Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1970. Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor 2017. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1960.

Anne Baxter

Real/Birth Name:
Anne Baxter
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Razor's Edge, All About Eve, The Ten Commandments, Walk on the Wild Side, Cimarron, Charley's Aunt, The Magnificent Ambersons. TV series Batman Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6741 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

D. Boon

Real/Birth Name:
Dennes Dale Boon
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
27
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guitarist, punk band The Minutement. Album Double Nickels on the Dime. Known for unusual style, eliminating low frequencies from the sound. Killed in a car accident - riding in a van, lying down, thrown out of the back and killed.

Andy Chapin

Real/Birth Name:
Andrew Robert Chapin
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
34
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Keyboardist. Member of bands The Association, Steppenwolf, Ricky Nelson Band. Album Hour of the Wolf with Steppenwolf. Died in a plane crash with Ricky Nelson The Vocal Group Hall of Fame 2003 as a member of The Association.

Ricky Nelson

Real/Birth Name:
Eric Hilliard Nelson
Also Known As:
Rick Nelson
Nickname(s):
Rick
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
45
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger brother of
Younger than David Nelson by 3 years.
father of
son of
ex-husband of
Older than Kristin Harmon by 5 years.
father of
son of
father of
by adoption uncle of
father of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Band Ricky Nelson Band. Died in a plane crash. He owned an old DC-3. Songs Lonesome Town, Poor Little Fool, Hello Mary Lou, Young World, Be-Bop Baby. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1987. Rockabilly Hall of Fame. Guitar Center RockWalk 1996. Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2007. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1515 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 17 September 1975.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 100 S. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 27 March 1994.
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