American movie stars died at 76

Here are 25 famous actors from United States of America died at 76:

Charles Nelson Reilly

Charles Nelson Reilly (January 13, 1931 South Bronx-May 25, 2007 Beverly Hills) otherwise known as Charles Nelson-Reilly, CNR or Chuck was an American comedian, actor, film director, voice actor, teacher, theatre director and television director.

He died in pneumonia.

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Jack Lemmon

Jack Lemmon (February 8, 1925 Newton-June 27, 2001 Los Angeles) also known as John Uhler Lemmon III, John Uhler "Jack" Lemmon III or Jack was an American musician, actor and film producer. His children are Chris Lemmon and Courtney Lemmon.

He died as a result of bladder cancer.

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Bob Keeshan

Bob Keeshan (June 27, 1927 Lynbrook-January 23, 2004 Windsor) also known as Robert James Keeshan, Robert Keeshan, Captain Kangaroo or Bob Keeshen was an American actor and television producer.

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Lionel Barrymore

Lionel Barrymore (April 28, 1878 Philadelphia-November 15, 1954 Van Nuys) also known as Lionel Herbert Blythe or Lionel Blythe was an American actor, film director, graphic artist, screenwriter, author, film producer and film score composer. He had two children, Ethel Barrymore and Mary Barrymore.

He died in myocardial infarction.

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Clifton Webb

Clifton Webb (November 19, 1889 Indianapolis-October 13, 1966 Beverly Hills) a.k.a. Webb Parmalee Hollenbeck was an American actor, singer and dancer.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Richard Crenna

Richard Crenna (November 30, 1926 Los Angeles-January 17, 2003 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Richard Donald Crenna, Dick Crenna or Richard McKenna was an American actor, film director, television director, television producer and voice actor. His children are called Richard Anthony Crenna, Maria Crenna and Seana Crenna.

He died caused by pancreatic cancer.

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George Plimpton

George Plimpton (March 18, 1927 New York City-September 25, 2003 New York City) otherwise known as George Ames Plimpton, Prince of Cameos or Beast Butler was an American journalist, writer, actor, editor and screenwriter. He had four children, Laura Dudley Plimpton, Medora Ames Plimpton Harris, Olivia Hartley Plimpton and Taylor Ames Plimpton.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Jim Backus

Jim Backus (February 25, 1913 Cleveland-July 3, 1989 Los Angeles) also known as James Gilmore Backus, James G. Backus, James Backus or James Gilmore "Jim" Backus was an American actor, voice actor and writer.

He died in pneumonia.

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Carroll O'Connor

Carroll O'Connor (August 2, 1924 Manhattan-June 21, 2001 Culver City) also known as John Carroll O'Connor or Matt Harris was an American actor, television producer, television director, comedian and screenwriter. He had one child, Hugh O'Connor.

He died as a result of diabetes mellitus.

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Jack Pepper

Jack Pepper (June 14, 1902 Palestine-April 1, 1979 Los Angeles) also known as Edward Jackson Culpepper, Jack Pepper and His Society Pets, Edward Jackson "Jack" (Cul) Pepper or Jack Culpepper was an American singer, musician, comedian, actor, vaudeville performer, businessperson and dancer. He had one child, Cynthia Pepper.

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William Kunstler

William Kunstler (July 7, 1919 New York City-September 4, 1995 Manhattan) also known as Kunstler, William, William Moses Kunstler, William M. Kunstler or Bill Kunstler was an American lawyer, writer, actor, activist and military officer. He had four children, Karin Kunstler Goldman, Jane Drazek, Emily Kunstler and Sarah Kunstler.

He died in cardiovascular disease.

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William Colby

William Colby (January 4, 1920 Saint Paul-April 27, 1996 Rock Point, Maryland) also known as William Egan Colby, William E. Colby or Director William Colby was an American actor. He had one child, Carl Colby.

He died in drowning.

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Joseph Jefferson

Joseph Jefferson (February 20, 1829 Philadelphia-April 23, 1905 Palm Beach) also known as Joseph Jefferson III or Joe Jefferson was an American actor and screenwriter. He had four children, William Jefferson, Thomas Jefferson, Charles B. Jefferson and Margaret Jefferson.

He died as a result of pneumonia.

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Jud Taylor

Jud Taylor (February 25, 1932 New York City-August 6, 2008 New York City) also known as Judson Taylor, Alan Smithee or Judson "Jud" Taylor was an American actor, television director, television producer, film producer and film director.

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Charles Drake

Charles Drake (October 2, 1917 New York City-September 10, 1994 East Lyme) also known as Charles Rupert or Charles Ruppert was an American actor.

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Alan King

Alan King (December 26, 1927 New York City-May 9, 2004 New York City) also known as Irwin Alan Kniberg or The Last Angry Man of the Suburbs was an American comedian, actor, television producer, film producer, screenwriter, author, philanthropist, professional boxer and presenter. He had three children, Andrew King, Robert King and Elainie Ray King.

He died in lung cancer.

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Martin Ritt

Martin Ritt (March 2, 1914 New York City-December 8, 1990 Santa Monica) was an American film director, actor, playwright, television director, film producer and television producer.

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Billy Barty

Billy Barty (October 25, 1924 Millsboro, Pennsylvania-December 23, 2000 Glendale) a.k.a. William John Bertanzetti or Fairie was an American actor and voice actor. His children are Lori Barty and Braden Barty.

He died as a result of cardiovascular disease.

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Martin Balsam

Martin Balsam (November 4, 1919 The Bronx-February 13, 1996 Rome) a.k.a. Martin Henry Balsam or The Bronx Barrymore was an American actor. He had three children, Talia Balsam, Zoe Balsam and Adam Balsam.

He died in myocardial infarction.

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George Jean Nathan

George Jean Nathan (February 14, 1882 Fort Wayne-April 8, 1958 New York City) otherwise known as George Nathan was an American actor, critic and editor.

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Santos Ortega

Santos Ortega (June 30, 1899 New York City-April 10, 1976 Fort Lauderdale) was an American actor.

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Will Geer

Will Geer (March 9, 1902 Frankfort-April 22, 1978 Los Angeles) also known as William Auge Ghere, William Auge Geer, High Ghere or William Aughe Ghere was an American actor, botanist, singer and social activist. His children are Ellen Geer, Kate Geer and Thad Geer.

He died as a result of respiratory failure.

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Richard Kiley

Richard Kiley (March 31, 1922 Chicago-March 5, 1999 Warwick) also known as Richard David Kiley or Richard Paul Kiley was an American actor, voice actor and narrator. He had six children, David Kiley, Michael Kiley, Kathleen Kiley, Dorothea Kiley, Erin Kiley and Dierdre Kiley.

He died in bone marrow diseases.

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William Marshall

William Marshall (October 12, 1917 Chicago-June 8, 1994 Paris) also known as Billy Marshall, Bill Marshall or Gerard William Marshall was an American actor, singer, bandleader, film director and film producer. His children are called Tonie Marshall and Mike Marshall.

He died caused by natural causes.

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Charles Bickford

Charles Bickford (January 1, 1891 Cambridge-November 9, 1967 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Charles Ambrose Bickford or Charlie was an American actor. He had two children, Doris Bickford and Rex Bickford.

He died as a result of sepsis.

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