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Horror Almanac – July 13

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BORN ON THIS DAY IN HORROR HISTORY

  • 1988 – Colton Haynes, appears in “Arrow (TV Series)”, “Teen Wolf (TV Series)”, and “The Gates (TV Series).”
  • 1977 – Ashley Scott, has appeared in “Summoned”, “Fear Itself (TV Series)”, “Birds of Prey (TV Series)”, and “Dark Angel (TV Series).”
  • 1972 – Ken Ward who played “Johnny” in “Night Of The Living Dead 3D.”
  • 1942 – Harrison Ford who played Han Solo in the “Star Wars” seriesmand “Indiana Jones.” He also starred in “What Lies Beneath,”
  • 1941 – Robert Forster who starred in “Alligator,” the 1998 remake of “Psycho” and “The Black Hole.”
  • 1940 – “Captain Picard” himself, Patrick Stewart, who also starred as “Professor X” in the “X-Men” films and “The Green Room.”
  • 1928 – Mace Neufeld who produced the films “Transylvania 6-500,” “The Funhouse” and original “Omen.”
  • 1921 – Kenneth Utt who produced “The Silence of the Lambs” and the “Lost In Space” remake.
  • 1895 – Sidney Blackmer who appeared in “Rosemary’s Baby” and “Lady and the Monster.”
Colton Haynes

Colton Haynes
Ashley Scott

Ashley Scott

 

Harrison Ford

Harrison Ford
Robert Forster

Robert Forster

DIED ON THIS DAY IN HORROR HISTORY

  • 2013 – Cory Monteith was best known for the role of “Finn Hudson” on “Glee (TV Series),” but he also appeared in “Fear Itself (TV Series)”, “White Noise 2: The Light”, “Hybrid”, “Kraken: Tentacles of the Deep”, “Final Destination 3″, “Bloody Mary”, “Smallville (TV Series)”, “Supernatural (TV Series).” He passed away at the age of 31.
  • 2012 – Richard D. Zanuck, legendary producer of such films as “Jaws”, “Jaws 2″, “Sssssss”, “Planet of the Apes”, “Reign of Fire”, “Dark Shadows” just to name a few. He passed away at the age of 77.
  • 2007 – Michael Reardon, who appeared in “Cabin Fever” and “The Punisher” (2004), passed away at the age of 42.
  • 1954 – Irving Pichel, who appeared in “Dracula’s Daughter” and directed the film “Destination Moon,” passed away at the age of 63.
Cory Monteith

Cory Monteith

FILMS RELEASED ON THIS DAY IN HORROR HISTORY

The Lost World 1960
Hands Of The Ripper 1972
Hunchback of the Morgue aka El jorobado de la Morgue 1973
The Island of Dr. Moreau 1977
Catastrophe 1999: The Prophecies of Nostradamus 1979, filmed in 1974 as Nosutoradamusu No Daiyogen
The Last Starfighter 1984
Splatter University 1984
Ghost 1990
The Invisible Maniac 1990
Gamera 2: Attack of the Legion 1996
Vampire Clan 2002
Dead End Massacre 2004
Lake Dead 2007Hands of the Ripper

Hunchback of the Morgue 2

The Island of Dr. Moreau movie poster

Splatter University

The Invisible Maniac

 

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.