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Died on this day in Horror history

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2009 – Charles H. Schneer who produced the films “Earth vs the Flying Saucer,” “Clash of the Titans,” “Valley of Gwangi,” “Jason and the Argonauts” and “20 Million Miles To Earth,” passed away at the age of 88.

2005 – Steve Susskind, who appeared in the films “Friday the 13th part III,” “A Gnome Named Gnorm,” and the TV shows “Alien Nation” and “Tales From The Crypt,” passed away at the age of 62.

2001 – Joseph O’Conor, who appeared in “Gorgo”, “The Gorgon”, “Doomwatch”

2001 – Comedian Sandy Baron passed away at the age of 73. He appeared in the film “Leprechaun 2,” the TV movie “The Munster’s Scary Little Christmas,” playing “Grampa.” He was also a guest coffin opener on the original “Svengoolie” show.

1999 – Susan Strasberg, who appeared in the films “Psycho Sisters,” “The Manitou” and the 1973 TV movie “Frankenstein,” passed away at the age of 60.

1968 – Frances Dade, appeared as “Lucy” in the 1931 version of “Dracula”

1959 – Iconic producer/director Cecil B. DeMille, passed away at the age of 77. He was executive producer of the films “War of the Worlds” and “When Worlds Collide.”

Susan Strasberg

Susan Strasberg

Frances Dade from Dracula
Frances Dade from Dracula

 

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I am a Horror journalist, owner of Monster Man Productions, ravenous Horror fiend, aficionado of the classic Universal Monsters, Hammer Horror, Werewolves, and all things Horror.

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  • Trevor

    ‘Died on this Day’ is a shitty thing for this site every single day. Every day visitors have to be reminded of real death? Who celebrates that shit?


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