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Born on this day in horror history – July 28

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July 28

  • 1993 – Hannah Lochner, will be known to horror fans as the little girl zombie at the beginning of “Dawn of the Dead” remake. She also appeared in “The Devil’s Mercy”, “The Gathering”, “Salem Witch Trials” and more.
  • 1985 – Dustin Milligan, who appeared in “Final Destination 3,” “The Messengers”, “The Butterfly Effect 2″, “Slither” and more.
  • 1982 – Eliza Swenson, appears in “The Penny Dreadful Picture Show”, “Legend of the Red Reaper”, “The Dunwich Horror”, “Dracula’s Curse”, “Satanic”, “The Beast of Bray Road”, “Frankenstein Reborn” and more.
  • 1954 – Bruce Abbott who played “Dan Cain” in “The Re-Animator,” “Bride of the Re-Animator” and “Beyond the Re-Animator.”
  • 1939 – Charles Cyphers, has appeared in “Halloween”, “Halloween II”, “The Fog”, “Assault on Precinct 13″ and many more.
  • 1916 – Laird Cregar who starred as “Jack the Ripper” in the film “The Lodger” and appeared in the film “Hangover Square.”
  • 1914 – Carmen Dragon, father of Daryl Dragon (The Captain of The Captain & Tenille). He composed the score for the original film version of “Invasion of the Body Snatchers.”
  • 1911 – Ann Doran who appeared in the TV movie “The Werewolf of Woodstock” and in the films “It the Terror From Beyond Space,” “The Man Who Turned To Stone” and “The Indestructible Man.”
  • 1892 – Comedian Joe E. Brown who appeared in the film “Comedy of Terrors.”
Hannah Lochner
Hannah Lochner
Eliza Swenson
Eliza Swenson

 

Bruce Abbott
Bruce Abbott
Charles Cyphers
Charles Cyphers

Written by Michael Juvinall

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