American movie stars died at 59

Here are 17 famous actors from United States of America died at 59:

Bill Bixby

Bill Bixby (January 22, 1934 San Francisco-November 21, 1993 Century City) a.k.a. Wilfred Bailey Bixby, William Bixby, Bix, Wilfred Bailey Everett “Bill” Bixby III or Wilfred Bailey Everett Bixby III was an American actor, television director, television producer, film director and film producer. He had one child, Christopher Bixby.

He died in prostate cancer.

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Sam Peckinpah

Sam Peckinpah (February 21, 1925 Fresno-December 28, 1984 Inglewood) a.k.a. David Samuel Peckinpah, Sam 'The Man' Peckinpah, Mad Sam, David Peckinpah, David S. Peckinpah, Bloody Sam, Peck or David Samuel "Sam" Peckinpah was an American screenwriter, film director, television producer, actor and television director. He had four children, Lupita Peckinpah, Matthew Peckinpah, Kristen Peckinpah and Sharon Peckinpah.

He died caused by heart failure.

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Clark Gable

Clark Gable (February 1, 1901 Cadiz-November 16, 1960 West Hollywood) a.k.a. William Clark Gable, Gabe, The King, Pa, The King of Hollywood, Clark, William or W. C. Gable was an American actor. He had two children, Judy Lewis and John Clark Gable.

He died in coronary thrombosis.

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John Hughes

John Hughes (February 18, 1950 Lansing-August 6, 2009 New York City) a.k.a. Edmond Dantes, Edmond Dantès or John Wilden Hughes Jr. was an American film director, screenwriter, film producer and actor. His children are called James Hughes and John Hughes.

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Frank Morgan

Frank Morgan (June 1, 1890 New York City-September 18, 1949 Beverly Hills) also known as Francis Phillip Wuppermann, Francis Philip Wuppermann, Morgan, Frank, Frank Wupperman, Francis Morgan, Francis Wuppermann or Frank Phillip Wuppermann was an American actor. He had one child, George Morgan.

He died in myocardial infarction.

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Truman Capote

Truman Capote (September 30, 1924 New Orleans-August 25, 1984 Bel-Air) a.k.a. Truman Streckfus Persons, Mr. Capote, Capote, Truman, Bulldog or Truman Garcia Capote was an American writer, novelist, screenwriter, actor and playwright.

He died caused by liver failure.

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Rock Hudson

Rock Hudson (November 17, 1925 Winnetka-October 2, 1985 Beverly Hills) also known as Leroy Harold Scherer, Jr., Hudson, Leroy, Mr Beefcake, Roy Harold Scherer, Jr., Rock Pyle, Roy Harold Scherer Jr., Roy Harold Fitzgerald, Fitz, Roy or Roc Hudson was an American actor.

He died in hiv/aids.

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John Cassavetes

John Cassavetes (December 9, 1929 New York City-February 3, 1989 Los Angeles) also known as John Nicholas Cassavetes or Nick Colasanto was an American film director, actor, screenwriter, television director, film editor and film producer. He had three children, Nick Cassavetes, Alexandra Cassavetes and Zoe Cassavetes.

He died as a result of cirrhosis.

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Billy Preston

Billy Preston (September 2, 1946 Houston-June 6, 2006 Scottsdale) a.k.a. William Everett Preston, William Everett "Billy" Preston or The Fifth Beatle was an American musician, singer-songwriter, bandleader, keyboard player, songwriter and actor.

He died as a result of renal failure.

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Edwin Booth

Edwin Booth (November 13, 1833 Bel Air-June 7, 1893 New York City) was an American actor.

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Hal Ashby

Hal Ashby (September 2, 1929 Ogden-December 27, 1988 Malibu) a.k.a. William Hal Ashby or Wm. Hal Ashby was an American film director, film editor, actor and film producer.

He died caused by pancreatic cancer.

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Andreas Katsulas

Andreas Katsulas (May 18, 1946 St. Louis-February 13, 2006 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Andrew C. Katsulas, Andrew Katsulas, Andy Kay, Andrew "Andreas" Katsulas or Andrea Katsulas was an American actor. He had two children, Michael Katsulas and Katherine Katsulas.

He died in lung cancer.

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Ed Parker

Ed Parker (March 19, 1931 Honolulu-December 15, 1990 Honolulu) also known as Edmund Kealoha Parker, Ed, Edmund Kealoha "Ed" Parker, Father of American Karate, Edmund Kealoha Parker, Sr. or Edmund Parker was an American actor and martial artist. He had one child, Ed Parker Jr..

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Julian Eltinge

Julian Eltinge (May 14, 1881 Newtonville-March 7, 1941 New York City) also known as William Julian Dalton, William Dalton or Mr. Lillian Russell was an American actor and drag queen.

He died caused by cerebral hemorrhage.

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Glenn Corbett

Glenn Corbett (August 17, 1933 El Monte-January 16, 1993 San Antonio) also known as Glenn Rothenburg, Glen Edwin Rothenburg or Glen Corbett was an American actor and model. He had two children, Jason Corbett and Jocelyn Corbett.

He died in lung cancer.

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James Daly

James Daly (October 23, 1918 Wisconsin Rapids-July 3, 1978 Nyack) also known as James Firman Daly was an American actor. His children are called Tim Daly, Tyne Daly, Pegeen Michael Daly and Glynn Daly.

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Allen Hoskins

Allen Hoskins (August 9, 1920 Boston-July 26, 1980 Oakland) otherwise known as Allen Clayton Hoskins, Farina, Our Gang or Allen "Farina" Hoskins was an American actor. He had two children, Candy Hoskins and Chris Hoskins.

He died in cancer.

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