Horror Almanac – July 22

Monsterman's Horror Almanac


  • 1983 – Australian actress Sharni Vinson, starred in “You’re Next”, “Patrick”, “Bait.”
  • 1982 – Sarah Lind, she has appeared in “WolfCop”, “Blade: The Series (TV Series)”, “Severed”, “Stephen King’s Dead Zone (TV Series)”, “Wolf Lake (TV Series)” and more.
  • 1978 – A.J. Cook, has appeared in “Wer”, “Mother’s Day”, “Night Skies”, “Bloodsuckers”, “Final Destination 2″, “Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell”, “Ripper” and more.
  • 1976 – Karen Cliche, has appeared in “Lost Girl (TV Series)”, “Saw VI”, “The Dresden Files (TV Series)”, “Pact with the Devil”, “Vampire High (TV Series)”, “Big Wolf on Campus (TV Series)”, “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde”, and more.
  • 1971 – Oliver Robins, was a child actor who starred in “Poltergeist” and “Poltergeist II: The Other Side.”
  • 1965 – Patrick Labyorteaux, brother of Matthew, who appeared in “Heathers,” “Ghoulies 3: Ghoulies Go To College” and “Adventures In Dinosaur City.”
  • 1964 – John Leguizamo who appeared in “Land of the Dead,” “Spawn” and “The Happening.”
  • 1963 – Joanna Going who appeared in the films “Phantoms” and as “Victoria Winters” in the 1993 TV version of “Dark Shadows.”
  • 1955 – Willem Dafoe who appeared as the “Green Goblin” in the “Spider-Man” films and as “Max Schreck” in “Shadow of the Vampire.”
  • 1952 – Mary & Madeleine Collinson, were identical twins who posed for Playboy and went on to star in the Hammer film, “Twins of Evil.”
  • 1951 – Tisa Farrow, Mia’s sister, who starred in “The Grim Reaper” and “Zombie.”
  • 1939 – Terence Stamp who appeared in the films “Superman I & II,” “Elektra” and “Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace.”
  • 1934 – Louise Flecther who appeared in “Exorcist II: The Heretic,” “Virtuosity” and as “Kai Winn” on “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.”
  • 1929 – Marcia Henderson who appeared in “The Hypnotic Eye” and “World of the Giants.”
  • 1922 – Edward B. Randolph who appeared in “She-Beast” and “Dr. Heckyl & Mr. Hype.”
  • 1893 – Director James Whale, whose incredibly short career, included the films “The Invisible Man,” “The Old Dark House,” “The Bride of Frankenstein” and the grand daddy of them all…”Frankenstein.”
Sharni Vinson

Sharni Vinson


Sarah Lind

Sarah Lind

Karen Cliche
Karen Clich

Oliver Robins
Oliver Robins


Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe


Mary and Madeline collinson

Mary and Madeline collinson
James Whale

James Whale


  • 2005 – George Wallace, who starred as “Commando Cody” in “Radarmen From The Moon,” and appeared in “Forbidden Planet” and “”Minority Report,” passed away at the age of 88.
  • 1988 – Duane Jones who played “Ben” in “Night of the Living Dead”, Jones was the first African-American to have a starring role in a horror film! He also appeared in “Ganja & Hess” and “Fright House,” passed away at the age of 51 from cardiopulmonary arrest.
Duane Jones
Duane Jones


A Shriek In The Night 1933
King Kong Escapes 1967
Cry of the Banshee 1970
The Hills Have Eyes 1977
Orca 1977
Jaws 3D 1983
Monkey Shines 1988
Love You to Death aka A Whisper To A Scream 1989
Mystery Men 1999
Delta Delta Die! 2003
The Devil’s Rejects 2005
Swamp Zombies 2005

King Kong escapes Japanese movie poster

The Hills Have Eyes 1977

Jaws 3D movie poster

Monkey Shines

The Devil's Rejects