Here are 50 famous actors from the world died in 2012:
David Rakoff (November 27, 1964 Montreal-August 9, 2012 New York City) also known as David Benjamin Rakoff was an American journalist, essayist, writer, actor and author.
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William Finley (September 20, 1940 Manhattan-April 14, 2012 Manhattan) also known as Bill Finley, W. Franklin Finley, W.F. Finley, William Franklin Finley III or William Franklin Finley was an American actor. He had one child, Dashiell Finley.
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George Lindsey (December 17, 1928 Fairfield-May 6, 2012 Nashville) a.k.a. George 'Goober' Lindsey, George Smith Lindsey or Goober was an American writer, actor, teacher, comedian and voice actor. He had two children, Camden Lindsey and George Lindsey, Jr..
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William Windom (September 28, 1923 Manhattan-August 16, 2012 Woodacre) a.k.a. Bill Windom was an American actor and voice actor. He had six children, Hope Windom, Rebel Windom, Heather Juliet Windom, Rachel Windom, Russell Windom and Juliet Windom.
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Richard Dawson (November 20, 1932 Gosport-June 2, 2012 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Colin Lionel Emm, Dick Dawson, Kissyface, Dickie or The Kissing Bandit was an American comedian, actor and game show host. His children are called Mark Dawson, Gary Dawson and Shannon Dawson.
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Larry Hagman (September 21, 1931 Fort Worth-November 23, 2012 Dallas) a.k.a. Larry Martin Hageman, Mad Monk of Malibu, Larry Hageman, Hag, Larry Martin Hagman, Lukey or Larry Hagland was an American actor, television producer, television director, voice actor and film producer. He had two children, Preston Hagman and Heidi Hagman.
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Geoffrey Hughes (February 2, 1944 Wallasey-July 27, 2012 Isle of Wight) a.k.a. Geoff Hughes was a British actor.
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Michael O’Hare (May 6, 1952 Chicago-September 28, 2012 United States of America) a.k.a. Roger Henderson, Robert Michael O'Hare or Robert Michael O'Hare, Jr. was an American actor.
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Andy Griffith (June 1, 1926 Mount Airy-July 3, 2012 Manteo) also known as Andy Samuel Griffith was an American actor, screenwriter, singer, television producer, comedian, voice actor and writer. His children are called Dixie Griffith and Andy Griffith Jr..
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Peter Halliday (June 2, 1924 Cefn Mawr-February 18, 2012 London) a.k.a. Cllr Peter Halliday or Peter George Halliday was a British actor. His children are called Simon Halliday, Ben Halliday and Patrick Halliday.
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Jonathan Frid (December 2, 1924 Hamilton-April 14, 2012 Hamilton) a.k.a. John Herbert Frid was a Canadian actor.
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Cris Alexander (January 14, 1920 Tulsa-March 7, 2012 Saratoga Springs) also known as Alan Smith was an American photographer, actor, singer, dancer and designer.
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Frank Cady (September 8, 1915 Susanville-June 8, 2012 Wilsonville) a.k.a. Frank Randolph Cady, Frankie Cady or Frank R. Cady was an American actor and presenter. He had two children, Steven Cady and Catherine Turk Cady.
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Virgil Frye (August 21, 1930 Estherville-May 7, 2012 Orange County) otherwise known as Virgil Charles Frye was an American actor and professional boxer. He had two children, Soleil Moon Frye and Sean Frye.
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Bobby Alto (October 30, 1938 Brooklyn-April 28, 2012 Cary) a.k.a. Robert Altomare or The New Untouchables was an American actor and comedian. He had two children, Ivy Altomare and Kimberly Altomare.
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John P. Finnegan (August 18, 1926 New York City-July 29, 2012 Palm Desert) also known as John Finnegan, J.P. Finnegan or John P. "J.P." Finnegan was an American actor.
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Luke Askew (March 26, 1932 Macon-March 29, 2012 Portland) a.k.a. Francis Luke Askew was an American actor. He had one child, Christopher Askew.
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Leonardo Favio (May 28, 1938 Luján de Cuyo-November 5, 2012 Buenos Aires) a.k.a. Leonardo Fabio, Sandro, Favio, Leonardo, Fuad Jorge Jury or El juglar de américa was an Argentine singer, screenwriter, film director, actor and songwriter. His children are called Leonardo Jury and Nico Jury.
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Morgan Paull (December 15, 1944 New York City-July 17, 2012 Ashland) also known as Morgan Paul was an American actor and voice actor.
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Roger Hammond (March 21, 1936 Stockport-November 8, 2012 Ealing) also known as John Roger Hammond was a British actor.
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Ed Brigadier (October 16, 1949 Cleveland-February 26, 2012 Los Angeles) also known as Edward Brigadier was an American actor.
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Steve Bridges (May 22, 1963 Dallas-March 3, 2012 Los Angeles) was an American comedian, actor and impersonator.
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Phil Bruns (May 2, 1931 Pipestone-February 8, 2012 Los Angeles) also known as Philip Bruns, Phil Burns, Phillip Bruns or Philip Burns was an American actor and writer.
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Dennis Chinnery (May 14, 1927 Essex-February 25, 2012) was a British actor.
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David Kelly (July 11, 1929 Dublin-February 12, 2012 Goatstown) also known as Dave Kelly, David Blake Kelly or Dáithí Ó Ceallaigh was an Irish actor and painter. He had two children, David Kelly Jr. and Miriam Kelly.
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Julio Alemán (November 29, 1933 Morelia-April 11, 2012 Mexico City) otherwise known as Julio Aleman or Julio Méndez Alemán was a Mexican actor and singer. His children are called Martín Alemán, Alan Alemán, Mauricio Alemán, Julio Alemán, Jr, Arturo Alemán and Daniel Alemán.
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Philip Madoc (July 5, 1934 Merthyr Tydfil-March 5, 2012 Hertfordshire) a.k.a. Philip Jones or Phillip Madoc was a British actor. He had two children, Lowri Madoc and Rhys Madoc.
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John Ingle (May 7, 1928 Tulsa-September 16, 2012 Los Angeles) also known as John H. Ingle or John Houston Ingle was an American actor and teacher.
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Al Freeman, Jr. (March 21, 1934 San Antonio-August 9, 2012 Washington, D.C.) a.k.a. Albert Cornelius Freeman, Jr., Albert Cornelius Freeman Jr., Jr. Albert Cornelius Freeman, Al Freeman, Albert C. Freeman Jr., Albert Cornelius "Al" Freeman, Jr. or Professor Albert C. Freeman, Jr. was an American actor, television director and educator.
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Donald Dunn (November 24, 1941 Memphis-May 13, 2012 Tokyo) a.k.a. Donald V. Dunn, Dunn, Donald "Duck", The Blues Brothers Band, Donald V. 'Duck' Dunn, Duck Dunn, Duck, Donald Dunn or Donald 'Duck' Dunn was an American record producer, songwriter, musician and actor. His child is called Jeff Dunn.
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John Clive (January 6, 1933 North London-October 14, 2012 United Kingdom) also known as Clive John Frederick Hambley or Clive Kendall was a British writer, actor and author. He had two children, Hannah Clive and Alexander Clive.
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Dolphy (July 25, 1928 Tondo-July 10, 2012 Makati) otherwise known as Comedy King, Pidol, Rodolfo Vera Quizon, Bombilya, Rodolfo Vera Quizon, Sr., Golay, Rodolfo Vera, Rodolfo Quizon, Rodolfo V. Quizon, Rudolf Histcock or Rodolfo Vera Quizon, Sr., OGH was a Filipino comedian, actor and film producer. He had 18 children, Epi Quizon, Manuel Quizon, Rodolfo Quizon Jr., Edwin Quizon, Salud Quizon, Eric Quizon, Madonna Smith Quizon, Carlos S. Quizon, Ronnie Quizon, Dino Quizon, Freddie Quizon, Rolly Quizon, Edgar Quizon, Vandolph, Nicole Quizon, Zia Quizon, Mariquita Quizon and Rommel Quizon.
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Levon Helm (May 26, 1940 Elaine-April 19, 2012 New York City) also known as Mark Lavon Helm, Helm, Levon, Mark Lavon "Levon" Helm, The Band or The RCO All-Stars was an American drummer, record producer, songwriter, actor, singer and musician. His child is called Amy Helm.
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Stephen Dunham (September 14, 1964 Boston-September 14, 2012 Burbank) also known as Stephen Bowers or Stephen Dunham Bowers was an American actor and stunt performer.
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Dara Singh (November 19, 1928 Amritsar district-July 12, 2012 Mumbai) a.k.a. Shri Dara Singh, Darasingh, Dara Singh Randhawa, Dara, Dara Singh Randhava, Singh, Deedar Singh, Rustam-E-Punjab, Rustam-E-Hind or Ironman of Indian cinema was an Indian politician, actor, film producer, film director, screenwriter and wrestler. His children are called Vindu Dara Singh, Amrik Singh Randhawa, Pruduman Singh Randhawa, Kamal Singh, Deepa Singh and Loveleen Singh.
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Andrea Bosic (August 15, 1919 Maribor-January 8, 2012 Bologna) also known as Andrea J. Bosic, Andrey Bosic, Andrea Bosich or Ignazio Andrej Božič was a Slovene actor.
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Henning Moritzen (August 3, 1928 Taarbæk-August 11, 2012 Frederiksberg) also known as Henning Bolvig Moritzen was a Danish actor and film director. He had two children, Michael Moritzen and Marianne Moritzen.
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Carlos Larrañaga (March 11, 1937 Barcelona-August 30, 2012 Málaga) a.k.a. Carlos Larrañaga Ladrón de Guevara or Carlos Larranaga was a Spanish actor. He had five children, Amparo Larrañaga, Kako Larrañaga, Luis Merlo, Paula Larrañaga and Pedro Larrañaga.
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Andrzej Lapicki (November 11, 1924 Riga-July 21, 2012 Warsaw) otherwise known as Andrzej Łapicki was a Polish actor. His children are called Zuzanna Lapicka-Olbrychska and .
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Michael Clarke Duncan (December 10, 1957 Chicago-September 3, 2012 Los Angeles) also known as Michael C. Duncan, Michael 'Big Mike' Duncan, Big Mike, Hollywood, Michael Clark Duncan, Michael Duncan, Big Mike Duncan, Papa Bear, 마이클 클락 던칸 or Michael Duncan Clarke was an American actor, bodyguard, voice actor and model.
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Sherman Hemsley (February 1, 1938 Philadelphia-July 24, 2012 El Paso) otherwise known as Sherman Alexander Hemsley or Sherman was an American actor and voice actor.
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Dick Anthony Williams (August 9, 1934 Chicago-February 16, 2012 Los Angeles) also known as Richard Anthony Williams, Dick A. Williams, Dick Williams or Richard Williams was an American actor. He had three children, Jason Williams, Mona Williams and Mikah Williams.
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Bohdan Stupka (August 27, 1941 Lviv Oblast-July 22, 2012 Kiev) a.k.a. B. Stupka, Bogdan Stupka, Bogdan Silvestrovich Stupka, Bohdan Sylvestrovych Stupka or Bohdan Stupka was an Ukrainian actor. He had one child, Ostap Stupka.
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Russell Means (November 10, 1939 Pine Ridge Indian Reservation-October 22, 2012 Porcupine) also known as Russell Charles Means, Wanbli Ohitika or Brave Eagle was an American writer, actor, politician, musician and voice actor. He had three children, Tatanka Means, Nataanii Nez Means and Scott Means.
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John Stephenson (August 9, 1923 Kenosha-November 27, 2014) a.k.a. August John Stephenson, John Stevenson or John Winfield Stephenson was an American actor and voice actor.
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Peter Carsten (April 30, 1928 Weißenberg-April 20, 2012 Lucija, Piran) a.k.a. Peter Ransenthaler, Peter Karsten, Ginter Ransenthaler, Gunther Ramzentaler or Peter Ramsentaler was a German actor and film producer.
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Michel Duchaussoy (November 29, 1938 Valenciennes-March 13, 2012 Paris) also known as Michel René Jacques Duchaussoy or Michel Rene Jacques Duchaussoy was a French actor.
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Gore Vidal (October 3, 1925 West Point-July 31, 2012 Hollywood Hills) a.k.a. Eugene Luther Gore Vidal, Edgar Box, Eugene Louis Vidal, Katherine Everard, Cameron Kay, gentleman bitch or Eugene Luther Vidal, Jr. was an American writer, novelist, playwright, screenwriter, essayist, actor, journalist, author and politician.
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Herbert Lom (September 11, 1917 Prague-September 27, 2012 London) also known as Herbert Charles Angelo Kuchacevich ze Schluderpacheru, Herbert Charles Angelo Kuchacevich Schluderpacheru or Herbert Karel Angelo Kuchačevič ze Schluderpacheru was a Czech actor. He had two children, Alec Lom and Nick Lom.
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Thilakan (July 15, 1935 Ayroor-September 24, 2012 Thiruvananthapuram) also known as Surendranatha Thilakan or Tilakan was an Indian actor. He had six children, Shammi Thilakan, Shaji Thilakan, Shibu Thilakan, Shobi Thilakan, Sonia Thilakan and Sophia Thilakan.
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