American actors died in Skiing accident

Here are 1 famous actors from United States of America died in Skiing accident:

Sonny Bono

Sonny Bono (February 16, 1935 Detroit-January 5, 1998 Stateline) a.k.a. Salvatore Philip Bono, Mayor Sonny Bono, Sonny Christie, Ronny Sommers, Prince Carter, Salvatore Phillip "Sonny" Bono, Sonny or Sonny Bonno was an American record producer, politician, singer, actor, songwriter, musician and film score composer. He had five children, Chaz Bono, Christine Bono, Chesare Elan Bono, Chianna Maria Bono and Sean Bono.

Having experienced success in the music industry as part of the duo Sonny & Cher, Sonny Bono later shifted into politics and served as the mayor of Palm Springs, California from 1988 to 1992. He was then elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, where he represented California's 44th congressional district from 1995 until his death in 1998. During his time in Congress, Bono was a vocal advocate for copyright protection in the music industry and worked on legislation to combat online copyright infringement. He died in a skiing accident at the age of 62.

Read more about Sonny Bono on Wikipedia »

Related articles