Died on this day in horror history – March 4

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March 4

2009 – Steve Hutsko, who played the camera man to reporter “Chilly Billy” Cardille in the original “Night of the Living Dead,” passed away at the age of 78.

2007 – Cynthia Brannon, who did the stunts in “A Nightmare On Elm Street” and “The Terminator,” passed away at the age of 56.

1999 – Del Close, who appeared in two “Blob” films, “Son Of The Blob” and the 1988 remake, passed away at the age of 64. He was so enamored with Shakesperian acting, that part of his will stated that his skull was to be given to the Goodman Theater in Chicago, to be used as “Yorik” in any stage production of “Hamlet.  But, some say that the skull they have in their possession is not his, because his body was cremated.

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