American movie stars died at 72

Here are 23 famous actors from United States of America died at 72:

Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov (January 2, 1920 Petrovichi, Smolensk Oblast-April 6, 1992 Brooklyn) otherwise known as Paul French, Dr. "A", George E. Dale, H. B. Ogden, Asimov, isaac_asimov, The Human Typewriter, Isaak Judah Ozimov, Asimov, Isaac or Isaak Yudovich Ozimov was an American author, writer, science writer, novelist, biochemist, historian, essayist and actor. He had two children, David Asimov and Robyn Asimov.

He died as a result of renal failure.

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John Wayne

John Wayne (May 26, 1907 Winterset-June 11, 1979 Los Angeles) also known as Marion Robert Morrison, Duke Morrison, Marion Mitchell Morrison, Marion Michael Morrison, Michael Morris, Marion Morrison, Duke, JW, Little Duke or The Duke was an American actor, film director, film producer and businessperson. He had seven children, Michael Wayne, Patrick Wayne, Ethan Wayne, Mary Antonia Wayne LaCava, Aissa Wayne, Melinda Wayne Munoz and Marisa Wayne.

He died as a result of stomach cancer.

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John Frankenheimer

John Frankenheimer (February 19, 1930 Queens-July 6, 2002 Los Angeles) also known as Alan Smithee or John Michael Frankenheimer was an American film director, television director, film producer, soldier, television producer, actor and screenwriter. He had two children, Elise Frankenheimer and Kristi Frankenheimer.

He died as a result of stroke.

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Robert Siodmak

Robert Siodmak (August 8, 1900 Dresden-March 10, 1973 Ascona) otherwise known as Siodmak was an American film director, screenwriter, film producer and actor.

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Nelson Algren

Nelson Algren (March 28, 1909 Detroit-May 9, 1981 Long Island) also known as Nelson Ahlgren Abraham was an American writer, novelist and actor.

He died in myocardial infarction.

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Richie Havens

Richie Havens (January 21, 1941 Brooklyn-April 22, 2013 Jersey City) also known as Rick Havens, Richie Heavens, Havens, Richie, Richie Haven, Richard Pierce Havens or Ritchie Havens was an American singer, musician, guitarist, songwriter and actor.

He died in myocardial infarction.

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Tennessee Ernie Ford

Tennessee Ernie Ford (February 13, 1919 Bristol-October 17, 1991 Reston) also known as Tennesee Ernie Ford, "Tennessee" Ernie Ford, Tennesse Ernie Ford, Ernest Jennings Ford, Ford, Tennessee Ernie or Tennessee Ernie was an American singer, actor, author, announcer, military officer and presenter. His children are Jeffrey Buckner Ford and Brion Leonard Ford.

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James MacArthur

James MacArthur (December 8, 1937 Los Angeles-October 28, 2010 Jacksonville) also known as James Gordon MacArthur, James Mac Arthur, James Macarthur, Jim, JMac or Jimmy Mac was an American actor. He had four children, Charles MacArthur, Mary MacArthur, Jamie MacArthur and Juliette MacArthur.

He died as a result of natural causes.

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James Tenney

James Tenney (August 10, 1934 Silver City-August 24, 2006 Valencia) a.k.a. Tenney, James, James Carl Tenney or Tenney was an American composer, music theorist, film score composer, actor and teacher.

He died in lung cancer.

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George Pal

George Pal (February 1, 1908 Cegléd-May 2, 1980 Los Angeles) also known as György Pál Marczincsák or Julius György Marczincsak was an American animator, film director, film producer, cinematographer, screenwriter, film editor and actor. He had two children, Peter Marczincsák and David Marczincsák.

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Bert Lahr

Bert Lahr (August 13, 1895 Manhattan-December 4, 1967 New York City) also known as Irving Lahrheim, bert_lahr or Lahr, Bert was an American actor and comedian. His children are called John Lahr, Jane Lahr and Herbert Lahr.

He died caused by pneumonia.

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David Carradine

David Carradine (December 8, 1936 Hollywood-June 3, 2009 Bangkok) otherwise known as John Arthur Carradine, Jack Carradine, John A. Carradine, Mr. Cool or Jack was an American actor, martial artist, musician, singer-songwriter, television director, film producer, television producer, film director and voice actor. He had three children, Kansas Carradine, Calista Carradine and Tom Carradine.

He died in hanging.

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Larry Fine

Larry Fine (October 5, 1902 Philadelphia-January 24, 1975 Woodland Hills) also known as Laurence Feinberg, Louis Feinberg, Fine and Howard Howard, Fine, Three Stooges, The 3 Stooges, The Three Stooges, Larry or Porcupine was an American comedian, actor, musician, violinist and professional boxer. His children are called John Fine and Phyllis Fine.

He died caused by stroke.

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Lou Rawls

Lou Rawls (December 1, 1933 Chicago-January 6, 2006 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Lou Allen Rawls, Louis Allen Rawls, Rawls, Lou, Lou Rawles, Lou Rawis or Lou Ramls was an American singer, musician, voice actor, actor and film score composer. His children are called Aiden Allen Rawls, Lou Rawls Jr., Louanna Rawls and Kendra Rawls.

He died caused by lung cancer.

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Matt Moore

Matt Moore (January 8, 1888 Kells, County Meath-January 21, 1960 Hollywood) also known as Matthew Moore was an American actor and film director.

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Nat Pendleton

Nat Pendleton (August 9, 1895 Davenport-October 12, 1967 San Diego) a.k.a. Nathaniel Greene Pendleton, Nat or Nathaniel Greene "Nat" Pendleton was an American actor, wrestler and writer.

He died in myocardial infarction.

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Levi Stubbs

Levi Stubbs (June 6, 1936 Detroit-October 17, 2008 Detroit) also known as Levi Stubbles, Stubbs, Levi or Levi Stubbs Jr was an American singer, actor and musician.

He died as a result of stroke.

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Frank Gorshin

Frank Gorshin (April 5, 1933 Pittsburgh-May 17, 2005 Burbank) also known as Frank John Gorshin Jr., Frank John Gorshin, Jr. or Frank J. Gorshin was an American comedian, actor, impressionist and soldier. He had one child, Mitchell Gorshin.

He died caused by pneumonia.

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Russell Means

Russell Means (November 10, 1939 Pine Ridge Indian Reservation-October 22, 2012 Porcupine) also known as Russell Charles Means, Wanbli Ohitika or Brave Eagle was an American writer, actor, politician, musician and voice actor. He had three children, Tatanka Means, Nataanii Nez Means and Scott Means.

He died in esophageal cancer.

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George Liberace

George Liberace (July 31, 1911 Menasha-October 16, 1983 Las Vegas) was an American actor and musician.

He died as a result of leukemia.

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Kenny Baker

Kenny Baker (September 30, 1912 Monrovia-August 10, 1985 Solvang) a.k.a. Kenneth Laurence Baker was an American singer and actor.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Mark Lenard

Mark Lenard (October 15, 1924 Chicago-November 22, 1996 New York City) also known as Leonard Rosenson was an American actor. His children are called Roberta Lenard and Catherine Lenard.

He died caused by multiple myeloma.

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Don Meredith

Don Meredith (April 10, 1938 Mount Vernon-December 5, 2010 Santa Fe) a.k.a. Joseph Don Meredith, don_meredith or Dandy Don was an American american football player, announcer and actor. He had three children, Heather Meredith, Mary Donna Meredith and Michael Meredith.

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