Date of Death between 1932-01-01 and 1932-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Paul Bern
Writer | The Beloved Rogue
Paul Bern is undoubtedly more famous today for being found shot to death in his bathroom barely 2 months after his marriage to proto-sex symbol Jean Harlow in 1932. Born in Hamburg, Germany as Paul Levy, he came to the United States with his family as a child. His mother died by drowning in the ...
Actress | Thirteen Women
Peg Entwistle was born on February 5, 1908 in Port Talbot, Wales at the home of her maternal grandparents, John and Caroline Stevenson because Caroline was to act as midwife. Peg's mother was Emily Stevenson Entwistle and her father was actor/ stage manager Robert Symes Entwistle (1872-1922). They ...
3. Rin Tin Tin
Actor | While London Sleeps
The first 'Rin Tin Tin', who along with his heirs starred in numerous films and television series, was discovered during World War I, September 15, 1918, by US Air Corporal Lee Duncan and his battalion in Lorraine, France. At a bombed out dog kennel, Duncan found a mother Shepherd Dog and her ...
Writer | King Kong
Edgar Wallace was born on April 1, 1875 in Greenwich, London, England, UK. He was a writer and director, known for King Kong (2005), King Kong (1933) and King Kong (1976). He was previously married to Ethel Violet King and Ivy Maude Caldecott. He died on February 10, 1932 in Hollywood, California, ...
American theatrical producer who brought the revue to spectacular heights under the slogan "Glorifying the American Girl." During the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893, Ziegfeld managed bodybuilder Eugen Sandow (billed as the Great Sandow). In 1896 he turned to theatrical management. ...
Actor | Weary River
William Holden was born on May 22, 1862 in Rochester, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Weary River (1929), Dance, Fools, Dance (1931) and Holiday (1930). He was previously married to Louise Osborne. He died on March 3, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Josephine Crowell was a Canadian-born character actress. She appeared in vaudeville as early as 1879. On screen, she is best remembered for her dramatic portrayal of the mother in D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation (1915), her comedic performances in Harold Lloyd's Speedy (1928) and Stan Laurel ...
Director | Flames of Wrath
Maria P. Williams was a Kansas City schoolteacher who entered the political arena in the 1890s as a lecturer who traveled through the state of Kansas giving speeches for political candidates and delivering lectures on the "topics of the day." From 1891 to 1894, she was editor-in-chief of a weekly ...
Soundtrack | Captain America: The First Avenger
John Philip Sousa was born on November 6, 1854 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He was a writer and composer, known for Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), Octopussy (1983) and Spider-Man 2 (2004). He was previously married to Jane van Middlesworth Bellis. He died on March 6, 1932 ...
12. Belle Bennett
Actress | Courage
Belle Bennett's parents were William and Mary Bendon (stage name Bennett). They appeared in "Billy Bennett's Big Shows" which were traveling shows appearing in tents and local 'opera' houses. The shows presented vaudeville acts and melodramas. Belle was headlining in her teens before moving on to ...
13. Kenneth Grahame
Writer | The Wind in the Willows
Kenneth Grahame was born on 8 March 1859 and was orphaned by the time he was five years old. He went to live with his grandmother in Cookham Dene, Berkshire. He attended St. Edward's School there, and at the age of 17 began working as a clerk for the Bank of England. He stayed on, was promoted ...
14. Pierre Batcheff
Actor | Les deux timides
Pierre Batcheff was born on June 23, 1907 in Harbin, Manchuria, China. He was an actor and writer, known for Two Timid Souls (1928), Monte Cristo (1929) and Napoleon (1927). He was previously married to Denise Tual. He died on April 13, 1932 in Paris, France.
Actress | Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Minnie Maddern Fiske was born on December 19, 1865 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. She was an actress, known for Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1913) and Vanity Fair (1915). She was previously married to Harrison Grey Fiske and LeGrand White. She died on February 15, 1932 in Queens, New York, USA.
16. Margaret Brown
Margaret Tobin was born on 18 July, 1867, the daughter of Irish immigrants John and Johanna Tobin. Her father had been widowed with one daughter and her mother was widowed with one daughter also. They had 4 more children including Margaret and raised their six children in Hannibal, Missouri. ...
18. Evelyn Preer
Actress | Within Our Gates
Born in Vicksburg, Mississippi, pioneering black actress Evelyn Preer was educated in Chicago, where she and her mother moved after the death of her father. She entered show business vis vaudeville and the "chitlin' circuit" of minstrel shows that served the country's strictly segregated black ...
19. Thomas Jefferson
Actor | Tarzan of the Apes
Thomas Jefferson was born on September 10, 1856 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Tarzan of the Apes (1918), The Missing Links (1916) and Rip Van Winkle (1914). He was previously married to Daisy Jefferson and Eugenia Paul. He died on April 2, 1932 in Hollywood, California...
Actor | Nothing But the Truth
Louis John Bartels was born on October 19, 1895 in Bunker Hill, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Nothing But the Truth (1929), The Florodora Girl (1930) and Sin Takes a Holiday (1930). He was previously married to Martha Wood. He died on March 4, 1932 in Hollywood, California, USA.
22. Guy Oliver
Actor | Only the Brave
Guy Oliver was born on September 25, 1878 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Only the Brave (1930), What Every Woman Knows (1921) and The Little Minister (1921). He was previously married to Elinor. He died on September 1, 1932 in Hollywood, California, USA.
24. William J. Burns
Actor | The Squaw Man
William J. Burns was born on October 19, 1861 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Squaw Man (1914), The Argyle Case (1917) and The Argyle Case (1929). He was previously married to Annie M. Ressler. He died on April 14, 1932 in Sarasota, Florida, USA.
25. Otto Matieson
Actor | The Maltese Falcon
Otto Matieson was born on March 27, 1893 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was an actor, known for The Maltese Falcon (1931), Behind Closed Doors (1929) and Scaramouche (1923). He was previously married to Isabel La Mal. He died on February 19, 1932 in Safford, Arizona, USA.
Writer | The Isle of Lost Ships
Crittenden Marriott was born in 1867 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He was a writer and director, known for The Isle of Lost Ships (1929), Her Father's Gold (1916) and The Isle of Lost Ships (1923). He died on March 28, 1932 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA.
27. Frederick Volpe
Actor | The Adventures of Mr. Pickwick
Frederick Volpe was born on July 31, 1865 in Liverpool, England, UK. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Mr. Pickwick (1921), Altar Chains (1916) and The Middle Watch (1930). He was previously married to Alice Beet (actress). He died on March 6, 1932 in London, England, UK.
29. Norman McKinnel
Actor | The Sleeping Cardinal
Norman McKinnel was born on February 10, 1870 in Maxwelltown, Scotland, UK. He was an actor and writer, known for Sherlock Holmes' Fatal Hour (1931), Hindle Wakes (1918) and Fanny Hawthorne (1927). He was previously married to Gertrude Scott. He died on March 29, 1932 in Bloomsbury, London, England...
Writer | Long Lance
Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance was born Sylvester Clark Long in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He was the son of Joseph S. Long.
Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance's career started when he was employed by a wild west show, whose owner mistook him for native American. It being the 1920's, he knew that ...
32. Chauncey Olcott
Soundtrack | The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
Chauncey Olcott was born on July 21, 1860 in Buffalo, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018), Crimson Peak (2015) and The Departed (2006). He was previously married to Margaret O'Donovan and Cora E. James. He died on March 18, 1932 in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
34. Eva Speyer
Actress | Die Vase der Semirames
Eva Speyer was born on August 24, 1882 in Berlin, Germany. She was an actress, known for Die Vase der Semirames (1918), Der galante König - August der Starke (1920) and Sein Rekordflug (1914). She was previously married to Robert Ebert and Otto Stoeckel. She died in 1932.
37. Leopoldo Froes
Actor | A Viuvinha do Cinema
Leopoldo Froes was born on September 30, 1882 in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He was an actor and director, known for A Viuvinha do Cinema (1917), A Minha Noite de Núpcias (1931) and Perdida (1916). He died on March 2, 1932 in Davos, Graubünden, Switzerland.
39. Earle Rodney
Writer | Uppercut O'Brien
Earle Rodney was born on June 4, 1888 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was a writer and actor, known for Uppercut O'Brien (1929), The College Kiddo (1927) and Clancy at the Bat (1929). He was previously married to Leona Adelle Domke. He died on December 16, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Writer | Billy the Kid
Walter Noble Burns was born on October 24, 1872 in Lebanon, Kentucky, USA. Walter Noble was a writer, known for Billy the Kid (1941), Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die (1942) and Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936). Walter Noble was previously married to Rose Marie. Walter Noble died on April 15, ...
45. Louis Leubas
Actor | Les vampires
Louis Leubas was born on December 23, 1869 in Gorgier, Switzerland. He was an actor, known for Les vampires (1915), The Vampires: Satanas (1916) and The Vampires: The Thunder Master (1916). He died on August 29, 1932 in Digne-les-Bains, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France.
Writer | Van de koele meren des doods
Frederik van Eeden was born on April 3, 1860 in Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands. He was a writer, known for The Cool Lakes of Death (1982) and De heks van Haarlem (1970). He was previously married to Geertruida Woutrina Everts and Martha van Vloten. He died on June 16, 1932 in Bussum, ...
49. Gustav Botz
Gustav Botz was born on August 4, 1883 in Bremen, Germany. He was an actor, known for Nosferatu (1922), Gräfin de Castro (1916) and Der Kampf um die Ehe - 1. Teil: Wenn in der Ehe die Liebe stirbt (1919). He was previously married to Elisabeth Botz-Kotz. He died on September 29, 1932 in Bremen...
50. Charles Darrell
Writer | The Idol of Paris
Charles Darrell was born on June 29, 1859 in London, England, UK. He was a writer, known for The Idol of Paris (1914), From Shopgirl to Duchess (1915) and Her Luck in London (1914). He was previously married to Amy Tempest (actress). He died on March 25, 1932 in England, UK.