Canadian actors who deceased at age 66

Here are 4 famous actors from Canada died at 66:

Denny Doherty

Denny Doherty (November 29, 1940 Halifax-January 19, 2007 Mississauga) also known as Dennis Gerrard Stephen Doherty, denny_doherty or Doherty, Denny was a Canadian singer, songwriter and actor. He had three children, Jessica Woods, Emberly Doherty and John Doherty.

He died in abdominal aortic aneurysm.

Denny Doherty was best known as a founding member of the 1960s folk-pop group The Mamas & The Papas, where he provided lead vocals for some of the band's biggest hits, including "California Dreamin'" and "Monday, Monday". Prior to his time with the band, Doherty was part of another folk group, The Halifax Three. After The Mamas & The Papas disbanded in 1968, Doherty pursued a solo career and also worked as a television actor, appearing in shows such as "The Beachcombers" and "Da Vinci's Inquest". Doherty was posthumously inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 1996 as part of The Mamas & The Papas.

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Charles Hill Mailes

Charles Hill Mailes (May 25, 1870 Halifax-February 17, 1937 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Charles H. Mailes, Charlees Mailes, Charles H. Mailles, Charles Mailes, C. Mailles or Charles Hills Mailes was a Canadian actor. He had two children, Eugene Mailes and Robert Mailes.

Mailes was a prolific actor, appearing in over 200 films from 1909 until his death in 1937. He began his career with the Edison Manufacturing Company, and went on to work with many of the major studios, including Universal, Fox, and Warner Bros. He was known for his versatility, playing a wide range of roles in both silent and sound films, including character roles and supporting parts.

Mailes was particularly known for his work in westerns, where he often played villains or lawmen. He appeared in many classic westerns, including "The Covered Wagon" (1923), "The Iron Horse" (1924), and "The Virginian" (1929). He also appeared in a number of comedies, dramas, and horror films.

Mailes was widely respected by his colleagues in the industry for his professionalism and his dedication to his craft. He was known for his meticulous preparation for each role he played, and took great care to bring authenticity to his performances. He was also respected for his kindness and generosity, and was known as a mentor to many young actors starting out in the industry.

Mailes continued to work in films until shortly before his death, appearing in several films in 1936 and 1937. He passed away on February 17, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 66.

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Rockliffe Fellowes

Rockliffe Fellowes (March 17, 1883 Ottawa-January 28, 1950 Los Angeles) also known as Rockcliffe Fellows, Rockcliffe Fellowes or Rockliffe Fellows was a Canadian actor.

He died caused by myocardial infarction.

Rockliffe Fellowes was best known for his work in the silent film era, and was particularly recognized for his role as Jack Seward in the 1922 film Nosferatu. He also appeared in several other films such as The Kid (1921) and Sherlock Holmes (1922).

Fellowes began his career in theater in his hometown of Ottawa before moving to New York City to pursue acting in films. He appeared in several Broadway productions before transitioning to film in the early 1910s.

In addition to his acting career, Fellowes was a keen aviator and served as a pilot during World War I. He was also a member of the United States Naval Air Reserve during World War II.

Following his death in 1950, Fellowes was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California.

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Martin Kevan

Martin Kevan (March 19, 1947 Nairobi-May 1, 2013 Montreal) was a Canadian actor.

He began his acting career in the late 1960s, performing in various roles in television series and films. Kevan appeared in a number of popular television shows, including "The X-Files", "Highlander", and "Due South". He also had recurring roles in the Canadian drama series "Street Legal" and the supernatural series "The Hunger". In addition to his work on screen, Kevan also had a successful career as a stage actor, appearing in productions across Canada and the United States. He was known for his versatility and range as an actor, and was highly regarded by his peers and fans alike.

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