American movie stars died in 1979

Here are 50 famous actors from United States of America died in 1979:

Zeppo Marx

Zeppo Marx (February 25, 1901 New York City-November 30, 1979 Rancho Mirage) also known as Herbert Marx, Zep, Herbert Manfred Marx, Herbert Manfred "Zeppo" Marx or Marx Brothers was an American comedian, inventor, actor and talent agent.

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Jack Mulhall

Jack Mulhall (October 7, 1887 Wappingers Falls-June 1, 1979 Woodland Hills) a.k.a. John Joseph Francis Mulhall was an American actor, film producer, model and vaudeville performer.

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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.

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Philip Bourneuf

Philip Bourneuf (January 7, 1908 Somerville-March 23, 1979 Santa Monica) also known as Phillip Bournaeauf or Philip Hilaire Bourneuf was an American actor.

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Edgar Buchanan

Edgar Buchanan (March 20, 1903 Humansville-April 4, 1979 Palm Desert) also known as William Edgar Buchanan was an American actor and dentist. His child is called Buck Buchanan.

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Jack Haley

Jack Haley (August 10, 1898 Boston-June 6, 1979 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Jack Haley Jr., John Joseph Haley, Jr., John Joseph Haley Jr., John Joseph "Jack" Haley or John Joseph Haley was an American actor, vaudeville performer, comedian and singer. He had two children, Jack Haley, Jr. and Gloria Haley.

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Clarence Muse

Clarence Muse (October 14, 1889 Baltimore-October 13, 1979 Perris) a.k.a. Dr. Muse was an American actor, film score composer, screenwriter, film director, lawyer and songwriter.

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Richard Ward

Richard Ward (March 15, 1915 Glenside-July 1, 1979 Coxsackie) was an American actor.

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George Brent

George Brent (March 15, 1899 Roscommon-May 26, 1979 Solana Beach) also known as George Brendan Nolan or George Nolan was an American actor. He had two children, Barry Brent and Suzanne Brent.

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Ted Cassidy

Ted Cassidy (July 31, 1932 Pittsburgh-January 16, 1979 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Theodore Crawford Cassidy, Ted 'Lurch' Cassidy, Cassidy, Ted, Ted Cassidy (Music by Gary Paxton) or Cassidy (Music by Gary Paxton), Ted was an American actor. He had two children, Sean Cassidy and Cameron Cassidy.

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Ben Lyon

Ben Lyon (February 6, 1901 Atlanta-March 22, 1979 Honolulu) also known as Ben Lyon, Jr. was an American actor. He had two children, Barbara Lyon and Richard Lyon.

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Arthur Hunnicutt

Arthur Hunnicutt (February 17, 1910 Gravelly, Arkansas-September 26, 1979 Woodland Hills) also known as Arthur Lee Hunnicutt, Arthur Hunnicut or Arthur 'Arkansas' Hunnicutt was an American actor.

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Lee Bowman

Lee Bowman (December 28, 1914 Cincinnati-December 25, 1979 Brentwood) also known as Bowman was an American actor.

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Jon Hall

Jon Hall (February 23, 1915 Fresno-December 13, 1979 North Hollywood) also known as Charles Hall Locher, Lloyd Crane, Charles Locher or Charles Felix Locher was an American actor and film director.

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Jim Hutton

Jim Hutton (May 31, 1934 Binghamton-June 2, 1979 Los Angeles) also known as Dana James Hutton, Dana J. Hutton, James Hutton or Dana James "Jim" Hutton was an American actor. He had two children, Timothy Hutton and Heidi Hutton.

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John Cromwell

John Cromwell (December 23, 1887 Toledo-September 26, 1979 Santa Barbara) also known as Elwood Dager Cromwell was an American film director, actor and film producer. He had two children, James Cromwell and John Oliver.

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Billy Bletcher

Billy Bletcher (September 24, 1894 Lancaster-January 5, 1979 Los Angeles) also known as William Bletcher, Wm. Bletcher, The Schmaltz Brothers, Billy Fletcher, Billie Bletcher, William "Billy" Bletcher or William Fletcher was an American actor, comedian, voice actor, screenwriter and film director. He had one child, Barbara Bletcher.

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Victor Kilian

Victor Kilian (March 6, 1891 Jersey City-March 11, 1979 Hollywood) also known as Victor Arthur Kilian or Victor Killian was an American actor.

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Jack Soo

Jack Soo (October 28, 1917 Pacific Ocean-January 11, 1979 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Goro Suzuki was an American actor. He had three children, Jayne Suzuki, James Suzuki and Richard Suzuki.

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Kurt Kasznar

Kurt Kasznar (August 12, 1913 Vienna-August 6, 1979 Santa Monica) a.k.a. Kurt Serwicher, Kurt Kaszner or Kurt Servischer was an American actor. His child is called Susan Kasznar.

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David Butler

David Butler (December 17, 1894 San Francisco-June 14, 1979 Arcadia) also known as David W. Butler or David Dalrymple Butler was an American film director, actor, film producer, television director and screenwriter.

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Dick Foran

Dick Foran (June 18, 1910 Flemington-August 10, 1979 Panorama City) also known as John Nicholas Foran, Nick 'Dick' Foran, Richard Foran, Nick Foran, the Singing Cowboy Dick Foran, Dick Foran the Singing Cowboy, John Nicholas 'Dick' Foran or Dick Foran {the Singing Cowboy} was an American actor and singer. His children are called Sean Foran, Patrick Foran, Michael Foran and Thomas Foran.

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Dick Crockett

Dick Crockett (February 27, 1915 Maywood-January 25, 1979 Los Angeles) also known as Richard DeHart Crockett, Richard D. Crockett, Richard Crockett or Richard Crokett was an American actor, stunt performer, film producer and film director.

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Tommy Leonetti

Tommy Leonetti (September 10, 1929 Bergen County-September 15, 1979 Houston) also known as Nicola Tomaso Leonetti, Leonetti, Tommy or Nicola Tomaso Lionetti was an American singer, songwriter and actor.

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Fred Graham

Fred Graham (October 26, 1908 Springer-October 10, 1979 Scottsdale) also known as Charles Frederick Graham or Slugger was an American actor and stunt performer.

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Jerry Damon

Jerry Damon (August 24, 1927 United States of America-November 27, 1979 Newark) was an American actor.

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Mickey McBan

Mickey McBan (February 27, 1919 Spokane-October 30, 1979 Los Angeles) was an American actor.

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Robert Karnes

Robert Karnes (June 19, 1917 Paducah-December 4, 1979 Sherman Oaks) a.k.a. Robert A. Karnes, Robert Anthony Karnes or Bob Karnes was an American actor.

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Carl Miller

Carl Miller (August 9, 1893 Wichita County-January 22, 1979 Honolulu) also known as Carlton Miller was an American actor.

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Jean Renoir

Jean Renoir (September 15, 1894 Montmartre-February 12, 1979 Beverly Hills) a.k.a. Le patron or The boss was an American film director, screenwriter, actor, film producer, author and film editor. He had one child, Alain Renoir.

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Emory Parnell

Emory Parnell (December 29, 1892 Saint Paul-June 22, 1979 Woodland Hills) also known as The Big Swede, Emery Parnell, Emery Parnel or Emory Parnel was an American actor, vaudeville performer and violinist. His child is called James Parnell.

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Robert Florey

Robert Florey (September 14, 1900 Paris-May 16, 1979 Santa Monica) also known as Florian Roberts was an American actor, film director, screenwriter, journalist and television director.

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William Gargan

William Gargan (July 17, 1905 Brooklyn-February 17, 1979 New York) a.k.a. William Dennis Gargan, Bill Gargan or Bill was an American actor.

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John Carroll

John Carroll (July 17, 1906 New Orleans-April 24, 1979 Hollywood) also known as Julian LaFaye was an American actor and singer. His child is called Julianna Benito.

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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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Ray Whitley

Ray Whitley (December 5, 1901 Atlanta-February 21, 1979 Mexico) otherwise known as Raymond Otis Whitley, Ray Whitley and His Bar-6 Cowboys or Ray Witley was an American singer, actor and songwriter.

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Emmett Kelly

Emmett Kelly (December 9, 1898 Sedan-March 28, 1979 Sarasota) a.k.a. Emmett Leo Kelly was an American clown and actor. He had one child, Emmett Kelly, Jr..

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Jesse Pearson

Jesse Pearson (August 18, 1930 Seminole-December 5, 1979 Monroe) also known as Bobby Wayne Pearson., A. Fabritzi, Jess E. Peer or Jess Pearson was an American actor.

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Nicholas Ray

Nicholas Ray (August 7, 1911 Galesville-June 16, 1979 New York City) also known as Raymond Nicholas Kienzle, Nick Ray or Nick was an American film director, screenwriter and actor. He had four children, Anthony Ray, Julie Ray, Nicca Ray and Timothy Ray.

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Will Mastin

Will Mastin (June 20, 1878 Alabama-March 14, 1979 Los Angeles) also known as Will Maston, The Will Maston Trio or Will Maston Trio was an American actor, singer and dancer.

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Paul Wexler

Paul Wexler (May 23, 1929 Oregon-November 21, 1979 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Paul Goodwin Wexler was an American actor.

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Jules Irving

Jules Irving (April 13, 1925 New York City-July 28, 1979 Reno) a.k.a. Jules Israel, Julius Israel, Buddy or Jules "Buddy" Irving was an American television director, actor, teacher, television producer and film producer. His children are called Amy Irving, Katie Irving and David Irving.

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Billy Nelson

Billy Nelson (July 19, 1903 New York-June 13, 1979 Los Angeles) also known as Bill Nelson was an American actor.

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George DeWitt

George DeWitt (December 30, 1922 Atlantic City-July 14, 1979 Miami) also known as George Florentine or George de Witt was an American comedian, singer and actor. He had one child, Jay Florentine.

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Darryl F. Zanuck

Darryl F. Zanuck (September 5, 1902 Wahoo-December 22, 1979 Palm Springs) otherwise known as Darryl Francis Zanuck, Darryl Zanuck, Melville Crossman, Gregory Rogers, Mark Canfield or A Darryl F. Zanuck Production was an American film producer, screenwriter, businessperson, film director and actor. He had three children, Richard D. Zanuck, Darrylin Zanuck DePineda and Susan Zanuck.

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George Cisar

George Cisar (July 28, 1912 Cicero-June 13, 1979 Los Angeles County) also known as George Cizar was an American actor.

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Al Hodge

Al Hodge (April 18, 1912 Ravenna-March 19, 1979 New York City) a.k.a. Albert Hodge, Hal Hodge, Abie or Albert E. Hodge was an American actor. His child is called Diane Hodge.

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Bob Clayton

Bob Clayton (August 17, 1922 Atlanta-November 1, 1979 New York City) also known as Robert Clayton was an American talk show host, announcer, game show host and actor.

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Lowell George

Lowell George (April 13, 1945 Hollywood-June 29, 1979 Arlington County) also known as Lowell Thomas George or owell T. George was an American singer, musician, record producer, songwriter, guitarist and actor. He had one child, Inara George.

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Dave Fleischer

Dave Fleischer (July 14, 1894 New York City-June 25, 1979 Woodland Hills) also known as David Fleischer or David "Dave" Fleischer was an American animator, film director, film producer, screenwriter and actor.

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