American actors died in Stabbing

Here are 2 famous actors from United States of America died in Stabbing:

Elliott Smith

Elliott Smith (August 6, 1969 Omaha-October 21, 2003 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Elliott Smoth, Elliot Smith, Steven Paul Smith, Steven Paul "Elliott" Smith, Elliott or Elliott Stillwater-Rotter was an American singer, musician, songwriter, actor, film score composer, film editor and singer-songwriter.

He first gained prominence in the 1990s as a member of the indie rock band Heatmiser before transitioning to a successful solo career. Smith's music was known for its introspective and often melancholic lyrics, delicate guitar work, and multi-layered vocal harmonies. He released six solo albums during his lifetime, including the critically acclaimed Either/Or and XO, and was nominated for an Academy Award for his work on the Good Will Hunting soundtrack. Despite his success, Smith struggled with addiction and depression throughout much of his life, and died by suicide in 2003 at the age of 34. His legacy has had a lasting impact on indie and alternative music, with countless artists citing him as an influence.

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Jay R. Smith

Jay R. Smith (August 29, 1915 Los Angeles-October 5, 2002 Las Vegas) also known as Jay Smith, Jay Roger Smith, Freckles or Freckles "Pinky" was an American actor.

Jay R. Smith's acting career spanned over four decades, from the 1930s to the 1970s. He appeared in over 100 films and television shows, often playing supporting roles or character parts. Some of his notable film credits include "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" (1945), "The High and the Mighty" (1954), and "The Magnificent Seven" (1960). On television, he appeared in popular shows such as "Gunsmoke," "The Twilight Zone," and "Perry Mason." In addition to acting, Smith was also a skilled drummer and played in jazz bands in his early years. He retired from acting in 1975 and lived out the rest of his life in Las Vegas, where he passed away in 2002 at the age of 87.

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