Famous movie actors died when they were 56

Here are 10 famous actors from the world died at 56:

Douglas Fairbanks

Douglas Fairbanks (May 23, 1883 Denver-December 12, 1939 Santa Monica) also known as Douglas Elton Thomas Ullman, Douglas Elton Ulman, Elton Banks, Douglas Fairbanks Sr., Doug, The King of Hollywood, Mr. Douglas Fairbanks or Elton Thomas was an American screenwriter, actor, film producer, film director and businessperson. His child is called Douglas Fairbanks, Jr..

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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Brook Benton

Brook Benton (September 19, 1931 Lugoff-April 9, 1988 Queens) a.k.a. Brook Brenton, Brook Benten, Benjamin Franklin Peay or Benton, Brook was an American songwriter, singer, actor and musician.

He died in meningitis.

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Dennis Crosby

Dennis Crosby (July 13, 1934 Los Angeles-May 4, 1991 Novato) a.k.a. Dennis Michael Crosby, The Crosby Brothers or Dennis Michael Crosby Sr. was an American singer and actor. He had seven children, Denise Crosby, Gregory Crosby, Dennis Crosby Jr., Patrick Anthony Crosby, Erin Colleen Crosby, Kelly Lee Crosby and Catherine Denise Crosby.

He died in suicide.

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Don Drysdale

Don Drysdale (July 23, 1936 Van Nuys-July 3, 1993 Montreal) also known as Donald Scott Drysdale, Donald Scott "Don" Drysdale, Double D, Big D or Don was an American baseball player, actor and sports commentator. His children are called Drew Drysdale, Kelly Drysdale, Don Drysdale Jr. and Darren Drysdale.

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

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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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Jack Little

Jack Little (May 30, 1899 London-April 9, 1956) also known as Little, Little Jack, John Leonard or Little Jack Little was an American songwriter, singer, actor and conductor.

He died in suicide.

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Richard Tauber

Richard Tauber (May 16, 1891 Linz-January 8, 1948 London) a.k.a. Richard Denemy, Ernst Seiffert, Carl Tauber or C. Richard Tauber was an Austrian singer and actor.

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Roger Miller

Roger Miller (January 2, 1936 Fort Worth-October 25, 1992 Los Angeles) also known as Roger Dean Miller, Roger Millier, Roger Dean Miller, Sr. or The Wild Child was an American singer-songwriter, composer, lyricist, actor and musician. His children are Michael Miller, Alan Miller, Shari Miller, Rhonda Miller, Dean Miller, Shannon Miller, Taylor Miller and Adam Miller.

He died as a result of lung cancer.

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Reginald Sheffield

Reginald Sheffield (February 18, 1901 Hanover Square, London-December 8, 1957 Pacific Palisades) also known as Matthew Reginald Sheffield Cassan, Eric Desmond, Reggie Sheffield or Reggy Sheffield was an English actor. He had three children, Johnny Sheffield, Billy Sheffield and Mary Alice Sheffield Cassan.

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Wyatt Knight

Wyatt Knight (January 20, 1955 United States of America-October 25, 2011 Maui) was an American actor.

He died caused by suicide.

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