American movie stars died in 1987

Here are 50 famous actors from United States of America died in 1987:

James Baldwin

James Baldwin (August 2, 1924 Harlem-December 1, 1987 Saint Paul de Vence) otherwise known as James Arthur Baldwin was an American writer, novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, activist and actor.

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Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol (August 6, 1928 Pittsburgh-February 22, 1987 New York City) otherwise known as Andrew Varchola, Drella, Andrew Warhola, Andrew Varchola, Jr., Andrej Varchola, Jr., Andrej Varhola, Jr. or Andrew Warhola, Jr. was an American artist, film director, cinematographer, actor, film producer, screenwriter, illustrator, sculptor, printmaker, painter, photographer, author and visual artist.

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Clarence Brown

Clarence Brown (May 10, 1890 Clinton-August 17, 1987 Santa Monica) also known as Clarence Leon Brown or Clarence L. Brown was an American film director, film editor, film producer and actor. His child is called Adrienne Brown.

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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.

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Lee Marvin

Lee Marvin (February 19, 1924 New York City-August 29, 1987 Tucson) was an American actor and soldier. His children are called Courtenay Marvin, Claudia Marvin, Cynthia Marvin and Christopher Marvin.

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John Huston

John Huston (August 5, 1906 Nevada-August 28, 1987 Middletown) a.k.a. John Marcellus Huston or Jhon Huston was an American film director, actor, screenwriter, film producer, voice actor and documentary filmmaker. He had five children, Danny Huston, Anjelica Huston, Tony Huston, Pablo Huston and Allegra Huston.

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Fred Astaire

Fred Astaire (May 10, 1899 Omaha-June 22, 1987 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Fred Astair, Frederic Austerlitz Jr., Frederic Austerlitz, Jr. or Frederick Austerlitz was an American singer, actor, film producer, choreographer, percussionist, dancer and musician. He had three children, Fred Astaire Jr., Ava Astaire-McKenzie and Eliphalet IV.

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Bob Fosse

Bob Fosse (June 23, 1927 Chicago-September 23, 1987 Washington, D.C.) also known as Robert Louis Fosse, Flash, Bobbie, Robert Fosse or Robert Louis “Bob” Fosse was an American choreographer, film director, actor, theatre director, screenwriter, film editor and dancer. He had one child, Nicole Fosse.

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Jackie Gleason

Jackie Gleason (February 26, 1916 Bushwick-June 24, 1987 Lauderhill) a.k.a. J. Gleason, Herbert John Gleason, Jackie C. Gleason, John Herbert Gleason, The Great One, Mr. Miami Beach, The Abdominal Showman or Herbert Walton Gleason Jr. was an American actor, musician, television producer, comedian, film score composer, film director, screenwriter and stunt performer. He had two children, Linda Miller and Geraldine Gleason.

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Mervyn LeRoy

Mervyn LeRoy (October 15, 1900 San Francisco-September 13, 1987 Beverly Hills) also known as Mervyn Leroy or Mervyn Le Roy was an American film director, actor and film producer. He had two children, Warner LeRoy and Linda LeRoy Janklow.

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Will Sampson

Will Sampson (September 27, 1933 Okmulgee-June 3, 1987 Houston) also known as William Sampson was an American actor, artist, painter and visual artist. He had one child, Tim Sampson.

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Randolph Scott

Randolph Scott (January 23, 1898 Orange County-March 2, 1987 Beverly Hills) a.k.a. Randy or George Randolph Scott was an American actor, film producer and accountant. He had two children, Sandra Scott and Christopher Scott.

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Charles Ludlam

Charles Ludlam (April 12, 1943 Floral Park-May 28, 1987 Manhattan) also known as Charles Braun Ludlam was an American actor, playwright and theatre director.

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Ray Bolger

Ray Bolger (January 10, 1904 Dorchester-January 15, 1987 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Raymond Wallace Bulcao, Bolger, Ray, Raymond Wallace Bolger or Raymond Wallace "Ray" Bolger was an American singer, actor and dancer.

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Buddy Rich

Buddy Rich (September 30, 1917 Brooklyn-April 2, 1987) also known as Bernard Rich, Rich, Buddy or Bernard "Buddy" Rich was an American bandleader, drummer, actor, songwriter and musician.

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Ralph Nelson

Ralph Nelson (August 12, 1916 Long Island City-December 21, 1987 Santa Monica) also known as Alf Elson or Ralph Leo Nelson was an American screenwriter, television director, film director, actor, film producer and television producer. He had four children, Ted Nelson, Peter Nelson, Meredith Nelson and Ralph Nelson.

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Robert Preston

Robert Preston (June 8, 1918 Newton-March 21, 1987 Montecito) also known as Robert Preston Meservey or Pres was an American actor.

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Walter Abel

Walter Abel (June 6, 1898 Saint Paul-March 26, 1987 Essex) was an American actor.

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James Coco

James Coco (March 21, 1930 New York City-February 25, 1987 New York City) a.k.a. James Emil Coco was an American actor.

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Dan Rowan

Dan Rowan (July 22, 1922 Beggs-September 22, 1987 Siesta Key) a.k.a. Rowan and Martin, Daniel Hale "Dan" Rowan or Daniel Hale David was an American comedian, actor and television producer. He had five children, Thomas Patrick, Christie Esther, Mary Ann, Tom Rowan and Mary Rowan.

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Ervin Nyiregyházi

Ervin Nyiregyházi (January 19, 1903 Budapest-April 13, 1987 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Ervin Nyiregyhazi was an American actor.

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Benson Fong

Benson Fong (October 10, 1916 Sacramento-August 1, 1987 Los Angeles) was an American actor, businessperson and restaurateur. He had four children, Pamela Kwong Fong, Lisa Fong, Preston Fong and Brian Fong.

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Dean Paul Martin

Dean Paul Martin (November 17, 1951 Santa Monica-March 21, 1987 San Gorgonio Mountain) also known as Dino Martin Jr, Dean Paul Martin, Jr, Dino, Dean-Paul Martin, Dean Martin Jr., Dino Martin Jr., Desi and Billy Dino or Dino Martin was an American singer, actor, tennis player, fighter pilot and military officer. He had one child, Alexander Martin.

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Alejandro Rey

Alejandro Rey (February 8, 1930 Buenos Aires-May 21, 1987 Los Angeles) was an American actor and television director. He had one child, Brandon Rey.

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Arthur Lake

Arthur Lake (April 17, 1905 Corbin-January 9, 1987 Indian Wells) also known as Arthur Silverlake, Arthur Silverlake, Jr. or Arthur William Lake was an American actor. He had two children, Mary Collins and Arthur Patrick Lake.

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Erland Van Lidth De Jeude

Erland Van Lidth De Jeude (June 3, 1953 Hilversum-September 23, 1987 New York City) otherwise known as Erland van Lidth de Jeude or Erland van Lidth was an American actor, wrestler and opera singer. He had one child, Christiaan van Lidth de Jeude.

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Richard Egan

Richard Egan (July 29, 1921 San Francisco-July 20, 1987 Los Angeles) also known as Richard Eagan was an American actor, soldier and martial arts instructor. He had five children, Colleen Egan, Richard Egan, Jr., Kathleen Egan, Patricia Egan and Maureen Egan.

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Dick Shawn

Dick Shawn (December 1, 1923 Buffalo-April 17, 1987 San Diego) also known as Richard Schulefand or Richy Shawn was an American comedian and actor. His children are called Amy Schulefand, Jennifer Schulefand, Wendy Shawn and Adam Schulefand.

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Jackie Vernon

Jackie Vernon (March 29, 1924 New York City-November 10, 1987 Hollywood) otherwise known as Ralph Verrone was an American comedian, actor and voice actor.

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Kent Taylor

Kent Taylor (May 11, 1907 Nashua-April 11, 1987 Woodland Hills) a.k.a. Louis Weiss or Louis William Weiss was an American actor.

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Dan Vadis

Dan Vadis (January 3, 1938 Shanghai-June 11, 1987 Lancaster) also known as Constantine Daniel Vafiadis was an American actor, soldier and sailor. He had one child, Nick Vadis.

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John Qualen

John Qualen (December 8, 1899 Vancouver-September 12, 1987 Torrance) also known as Johan Mandt Kvalen, John M. Qualen, John T. Qualen, John Kvalen, John Olson, John Oleson or Kvalen was an American actor, musician and historian. He had three children, Elizabeth Qualen, Kathleen Qualen and Meredith Qualen.

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Kid Chissell

Kid Chissell (February 16, 1905 Indianapolis-November 8, 1987 Toluca Lake) otherwise known as Noble 'Kid' Chissel, Noble Chisman, Noble LaPorte Chisman, Kid Chissel, N. 'Kid' Chissell or Noble 'Kid' Chissell was an American actor and professional boxer.

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David Susskind

David Susskind (December 19, 1920 Manhattan-February 22, 1987 New York City) otherwise known as David Howard Susskind was an American talk show host, television producer, film producer, screenwriter and actor. He had four children, Samantha Maria Susskind, Andrew Susskind, Pamela Susskind and Diana Laptook.

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Harold Goodwin

Harold Goodwin (December 1, 1902 Peoria-July 12, 1987 Woodland Hills) also known as Al, Herold Goodwin, Harold R. Goodwin or Herald Goodwin was an American actor, stunt performer and screenwriter.

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Cecil Brown

Cecil Brown (September 14, 1907 New Brighton-October 25, 1987 Los Angeles) was an American author, journalist, screenwriter and actor.

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Hayden Rorke

Hayden Rorke (October 23, 1910 Brooklyn-August 19, 1987 Toluca Lake) also known as William Henry Rorke was an American actor.

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William Collier, Jr.

William Collier, Jr. (February 12, 1902 New York City-February 5, 1987 San Francisco) otherwise known as William Collier, Jr, William 'Buster' Collier, Buster Collier Jr., William 'Buster' Collier Jr., Buster Collier, Buster, Charles F. Gall Jr., Charles F. Gal, Jr. or William Collier was an American television producer, actor and writer.

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Spencer Gordon Bennet

Spencer Gordon Bennet (January 5, 1893 Brooklyn-October 8, 1987 Santa Monica) otherwise known as Spence, The Serial King, Spencer Gordon Bennett, Gordon Bennett, Spencer Bennet, Spencer Bennett, Spencer G. Bennet, The King of Serial Directors, A Bennet-King Production or The Serial King Spence was an American film director, television director, film producer and actor. He had one child, Harriet Bennet.

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Jack Lescoulie

Jack Lescoulie (November 17, 1912 Sacramento-July 12, 1987 Memphis) also known as Joe Hartman or Jack Lescoulie Jr. was an American actor.

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Art Jarrett

Art Jarrett (July 20, 1907 Brooklyn-July 23, 1987 Los Angeles) also known as Arthur L. Jarrett Jr., Art Jarett, Arthur Jarrett Jr. or Art Jr. was an American singer and actor.

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Emile Meyer

Emile Meyer (August 18, 1910 New Orleans-March 19, 1987 Covington) also known as Emile E. Meyer, Emile G. Meyer or Emil Meyer was an American actor.

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Drew Bundini Brown

Drew Bundini Brown (March 21, 1928 Midway-September 24, 1987 Los Angeles County) was an American sailor, actor and boxing trainer. He had one child, Drew Bundini Brown III.

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Robert Paige

Robert Paige (December 2, 1911 Indianapolis-December 21, 1987 San Clemente) also known as John Arthur Paige, Bob Paige, David Carlyle, Robert Page, David Newell, David Carlile or John Arthur Page was an American actor, newscaster and journalist. He had one child, Colleen Paige.

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Kenny Price

Kenny Price (May 27, 1931 Florence-August 4, 1987) also known as James Kenneth Price was an American comedian, singer and actor.

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DeVeren Bookwalter

DeVeren Bookwalter (September 8, 1939 Brookville-July 23, 1987 New York City) a.k.a. De Veren Bookwalter was an American actor. His child is called County Wilder Bookwalter.

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Tommy Abbott

Tommy Abbott (November 4, 1934 Waco-April 8, 1987 New York City) also known as Tom Abbott was an American actor, choreographer and dancer.

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Liberace (May 16, 1919 West Allis-February 4, 1987 Palm Springs) also known as Wladziu Valentino Liberace, The Glitter Man, Lee, Mr. Showmanship, Lee Liberace, Walter Liberace, Walter Busterkeys, Vładziu or Walter was an American pianist, actor and singer.

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Casey Donovan

Casey Donovan (November 2, 1943 East Bloomfield-August 10, 1987 Inverness) also known as Calvin Culver, Ken Donovan or John Calvin Culver was an American pornographic film actor and actor.

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Sherwood Bailey

Sherwood Bailey (August 6, 1923 Long Beach-August 6, 1987 Newport Beach) also known as Spud was an American actor and child actor.

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