American movie stars died at 74

Here are 28 famous actors from United States of America died at 74:

Robert Anton Wilson

Robert Anton Wilson (January 18, 1932 Brooklyn-January 11, 2007 Santa Cruz) also known as RAW, Robert Edward Wilson, Wilson, Robert Anton or Robert Wilson was an American author, writer, philosopher, novelist, playwright, actor and psychologist.

He died caused by post-polio syndrome.

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Dennis Hopper

Dennis Hopper (May 17, 1936 Dodge City-May 29, 2010 Venice) a.k.a. Dennis Lee Hopper or Alan Smithee was an American actor, film director, photographer, artist, screenwriter, voice actor, visual artist and filmmaker. He had four children, Henry Hopper, Marin Hopper, Galen Grier Hopper and Ruthanna Hopper.

He died in prostate cancer.

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Danny Kaye

Danny Kaye (January 18, 1913 Brooklyn-March 3, 1987 Los Angeles) a.k.a. David Daniel Kaminski, Daniel David Kaminsky, Duvidelleh or Danny Kolbin was an American comedian, actor, musician, dancer and singer. He had one child, Dena Kaye.

He died caused by hepatitis.

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Jack Albertson

Jack Albertson (June 16, 1907 Malden-November 25, 1981 Hollywood) also known as Jonathen George Albertson, Harold Albertson or Jackie Alberts was an American actor, comedian, dancer, musician, singer, radio personality, vaudeville performer and voice actor. His child is Maura Dhu Studi.

He died as a result of colorectal cancer.

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Fred Rogers

Fred Rogers (March 20, 1928 Latrobe-February 27, 2003 Pittsburgh) also known as Mister Rogers, Fred McFeely Rogers, Frederick McFeely Rogers or Mr. Rogers was an American educator, songwriter, television producer, author, screenwriter, presenter, actor, minister, television show host and voice actor. His children are called James Byrd Rogers and John Frederick Rogers.

He died caused by stomach cancer.

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Monty Woolley

Monty Woolley (August 17, 1888 New York City-May 6, 1963 Albany) a.k.a. The Beard or Edgar Montillion Woolley was an American actor and theatre director.

He died in heart ailment.

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Leif Erickson

Leif Erickson (October 27, 1911 Alameda-January 29, 1986 Pensacola) also known as William Wycliff Anderson, William Y. Wycliffe Anderson, Glen Erickson, Glenn Erickson, Lief Erickson, Leif Erikson, Glenn Erikson, Erickson or William Wycliffe Anderson was an American actor, singer, musician and soldier. He had two children, Susan Irene Erickson and William Leif Erickson.

He died in cancer.

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James Coburn

James Coburn (August 31, 1928 Laurel-November 18, 2002 Beverly Hills) otherwise known as Jim Coburn, James H. Coburn, James Harrison Coburn, III, James Harrison Coburn Jr. or James Harrison Coburn III was an American actor and voice actor. His children are called James H. Coburn IV and Lisa Coburn.

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Broderick Crawford

Broderick Crawford (December 9, 1911 Philadelphia-April 26, 1986 Rancho Mirage) also known as William Broderick Crawford or Brod was an American actor. His children are Kelly G. Crawford, Kim Crawford and Lorella De Luca.

He died as a result of stroke.

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Walter Winchell

Walter Winchell (April 7, 1897 New York City-February 20, 1972 Los Angeles) also known as Walter Winchel, Retlaw Chellwin or Walter Weinschel was an American journalist, commentator and actor. He had three children, Gloria Winchell, Walda Winchell and Walt Jr. Winchell.

He died as a result of prostate cancer.

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Jack Mercer

Jack Mercer (January 13, 1910 New York City-December 7, 1984 Woodside) a.k.a. Winfield B. Mercer was an American animator, screenwriter, actor and voice actor.

He died as a result of stomach cancer.

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Sam Wanamaker

Sam Wanamaker (June 14, 1919 Chicago-December 18, 1993 London) a.k.a. Samuel Wanamaker, Samuel Wanamaker, CBE or Samuel Watenmaker was an American actor, film director, television director and theatre director. He had three children, Zoƫ Wanamaker, Abby Wanamaker and Jessica Wanamaker.

He died caused by prostate cancer.

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Phil Silvers

Phil Silvers (May 11, 1911 Brooklyn-November 1, 1985 Century City) otherwise known as Philip Silver or The King of Chutzpah was an American comedian, actor and entertainer. He had five children, Laurie Silvers, Nancey Silvers, Cathy Silvers, Tracey Silvers and Candace Silvers.

He died in myocardial infarction.

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Dore Schary

Dore Schary (August 31, 1905 Newark-July 7, 1980 New York City) also known as Isidore Schary, Jeb Schary, Isadore Schary, Dory Schary, A Dore Schary Presentation, Isadore "Dore" Schary or Dore was an American screenwriter, film producer, film director, actor and playwright. He had one child, Jill Robinson.

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Art James

Art James (October 15, 1929 Dearborn-March 27, 2004 Palm Springs) a.k.a. Arthur Simon Efimchek or Artur Simeonvich Elimchik was an American announcer, presenter, game show host, businessperson and actor. His children are called Jennifer Christie James and Jeff James.

He died caused by natural causes.

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Richard Kiel

Richard Kiel (September 13, 1939 Detroit-September 10, 2014 Fresno) a.k.a. Richard Dawson Kiel, Richard Keil or Dick Kiel was an American actor, salesperson, teacher, author, security guard and voice actor. He had four children, Richard George Kiel, Jennifer Kiel, Bennett Kiel and Christopher Kiel.

He died in coronary artery disease.

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Sherman Hemsley

Sherman Hemsley (February 1, 1938 Philadelphia-July 24, 2012 El Paso) otherwise known as Sherman Alexander Hemsley or Sherman was an American actor and voice actor.

He died as a result of lung cancer.

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Gary Morton

Gary Morton (December 19, 1924 The Bronx-March 30, 1999 Palm Springs) a.k.a. Morton Goldaper was an American comedian, television producer, actor and film producer.

He died as a result of lung cancer.

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Ken Curtis

Ken Curtis (July 2, 1916 Lamar-April 28, 1991 Fresno) a.k.a. Curtis Wain Gates or Curtis, Ken was an American actor, singer and film producer.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Glenn Strange

Glenn Strange (August 16, 1899 Weed, New Mexico-September 20, 1973 Los Angeles) otherwise known as George Glenn Strange, 'Peewee' Strange, Peewee Strange, Glen Strange or Glen 'Peewee' Strange was an American actor, farmer and singer. He had four children, Janine Laraine Strange, Harry Glenn Strange, Wynema Strange and Juanita Strange.

He died in lung cancer.

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George Reinholt

George Reinholt (August 22, 1939 Philadelphia-November 11, 2013 Ridley Park) was an American actor.

He died as a result of cancer.

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Deacon Jones

Deacon Jones (December 9, 1938 Eatonville-June 3, 2013 Anaheim Hills) also known as David D. Jones, Secretary of Defense, David 'Deacon' Jones, Most Valuable Ram of All Time or Greatest Defensive End of Modern Football was an American american football player, actor and singer.

He died caused by natural causes.

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George Bancroft

George Bancroft (September 30, 1882 Philadelphia-October 2, 1956 Santa Monica) also known as Bancroft was an American actor. He had one child, Georgette Bancroft.

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Tom London

Tom London (August 24, 1889 Louisville-December 5, 1963 North Hollywood) a.k.a. Leonard Clapham, Len Clapham or Leonard Thomas Clapham was an American actor.

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Norman Fell

Norman Fell (March 24, 1924 Philadelphia-December 14, 1998 Woodland Hills) also known as Norman Feld, Norman Noah Feld or Norman N. Fell was an American actor.

He died caused by cancer.

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Steve Reeves

Steve Reeves (January 21, 1926 Glasgow-May 1, 2000 Escondido) a.k.a. Stephen L. Reeves, Steve Reves 'Mr. Universe of 1950' or Steve Reeves Mr. Universe of 1950 was an American bodybuilder, actor, author, philanthropist and athlete.

He died in lymphoma.

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Herbert Ross

Herbert Ross (May 13, 1927 Brooklyn-October 9, 2001 New York City) a.k.a. Herbert David Ross, Herb, Herb Ross or Herb Ross Dancers was an American film director, film producer, actor, choreographer and television producer.

He died in myocardial infarction.

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Gary Merrill

Gary Merrill (August 2, 1915 Hartford-March 5, 1990 Falmouth) also known as Gary Fred Merrill, Cpl. Garry Merrill or Gary Franklin Merrill was an American actor. He had three children, Margot Merrill, Michael Merrill and B. D. Hyman.

He died in lung cancer.

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