Famous movie actors died when they were 53

Here are 16 famous actors from the world died at 53:

Babe Ruth

Babe Ruth (February 6, 1895 Pigtown-August 16, 1948 New York City) a.k.a. George Herman Ruth Jr., babe_ruth, George Herman Ruth, Jr., George Herman Ruth, The Bambino, The Caliph of Clout, Babe, Sultan of Swat, Jidge, The Behemoth of Bust, The Great Bambino, The Big Bam, George Jr., "the Babe Ruth", "the Sultan of Swat" or George Herman "Babe" Ruth, Jr. was an American baseball player and actor. He had two children, Dorothy Ruth and Julia Ruth Stevens.

He died in esophageal cancer.

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Jim Henson

Jim Henson (September 24, 1936 Greenville-May 16, 1990 New York City) also known as Dr. Teeth, Ernie, James Maury Henson, Mr. Jim Henson, Jim Henson and his Puppets, Jim Henson's Muppets, The Muppets, Kermit the Frog, Jim Henson & The Muppets, James Maury "Jim" Henson or Jim Henson's Kermit the Frog was an American puppeteer, film director, television producer, screenwriter, voice actor, film producer, television director, actor, cartoonist and inventor. He had five children, Brian Henson, John Henson, Lisa Henson, Heather Henson and Cheryl Henson.

He died caused by pneumonia.

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Bourvil (July 27, 1917 Prétot-Vicquemare-September 23, 1970 Paris) also known as André Robert Raimbourg, André Bourvil or André Zacharie Raimbourg was a French singer and actor. He had two children, Dominique Raimbourg and Philippe Raimbourg.

He died in multiple myeloma.

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John Denver

John Denver (December 31, 1943 Roswell-October 12, 1997 Pacific Ocean) also known as Denver, John, John Dennver, Henry John Deutschendorf, Jr., H.J. Deutschendorf, Jr. or Henry John Deutschendorf Jr. was an American songwriter, singer, poet, musician, writer, singer-songwriter, actor, guitarist, social activist, pilot, composer, lyricist and record producer. He had three children, Jesse Belle Deutschendorf, Zachary John Denver and Anna Kate Denver.

He died in aviation accident or incident.

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John Gilpin

John Gilpin (February 10, 1930 Southsea-September 5, 1983 London) was an English actor and ballet dancer. He had one child, Tracy Gilpin.

He died as a result of myocardial infarction.

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Maurice Gibb

Maurice Gibb (December 22, 1949 Douglas-January 12, 2003 Miami Beach) otherwise known as Maurice Ernest Gibb, Gibb, Maurice, Maurice Ernest Gibb CBE, The Quiet One or Mo was a singer, record producer, singer-songwriter, musician, actor and film score composer. He had two children, Samantha Gibb and Adam Gibb.

He died caused by cardiac arrest.

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Ovidi Montllor

Ovidi Montllor (February 4, 1942 Alcoy, Spain-March 10, 1995 Barcelona) also known as Ovidi Montllor Mengual, Ovidi Monllor or Ovidi Montllor i Mengual was a Spanish singer-songwriter, actor and film score composer.

He died in esophageal cancer.

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Gene Siskel

Gene Siskel (January 26, 1946 Chicago-February 20, 1999 Evanston) also known as Eugene Kal Siskel, Gene, Siskel or Eugene Kal "Gene" Siskel was an American writer, journalist, film critic, critic and actor. He had three children, Kate Siskel, Callie Siskel and Will Siskel.

He died caused by brain tumor.

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Warren William

Warren William (December 2, 1894 Aitkin-September 24, 1948 Hollywood) also known as king of Pre-Code, Warren William Krech or Warren Krech was an American actor and soldier.

He died in multiple myeloma.

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Dino Shafeek

Dino Shafeek (March 21, 1930 Dhaka-March 10, 1984 London) also known as Dino Shaffer, Dino Shaffeek or Gholam D. Shafeek was a Bangladeshi comedian and actor.

He died in myocardial infarction.

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Al Dubin

Al Dubin (June 10, 1891 Zürich-February 11, 1945 New York City) also known as Alexander "Al" Dubin, Alexander Dubin or Dubin was an American songwriter, lyricist, soldier, musician, composer and actor. He had two children, Patricia Dubin McGuire and Simon Joseph Dubin.

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Nicholas Clay

Nicholas Clay (September 18, 1946 Streatham-May 25, 2000 London) a.k.a. Nicholas Anthony Phillip Clay, Nick or Nicolas Clay was an English actor. He had two children, Ella Clay and Madge Clay.

He died caused by liver cancer.

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Graham McNamee

Graham McNamee (July 10, 1888 Washington, D.C.-May 9, 1942 New York City) was an American radio broadcaster, sports commentator, announcer and actor.

He died in embolism.

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Grant Taylor

Grant Taylor (December 6, 1917 Newcastle upon Tyne-April 5, 1971 London) also known as Ronald Grant Taylor or Lance Matheson was an English actor. His child is Kit Taylor.

He died as a result of cancer.

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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.

He died caused by renal failure.

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Coleman Francis

Coleman Francis (January 24, 1919 Greer County-January 15, 1973 Hollywood) also known as Coleman C. Francis, Colman Francis, C. Francis or Coley was an American film director, actor, screenwriter and film producer. He had two children, Alan Francis and Ronald Francis.

He died caused by cardiovascular disease.

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