Death year 1955 celebrities

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Death year 1955

Maurice Utrillo Facts

Maurice Utrillo born Maurice Valadon (26 December 1883 – 5 November 1955), was a French painter who specialized in cityscapes. Born in the Montmartre quarter of Paris, France, Utrillo is one of the few famous painters of Montmartre who was born the

Nina Campana Facts

Eddie Prokop Facts

Edward Stanley “Eddie” Prokop (February 11, 1922 – May 30, 1955) was an American football player. He played college football at the Georgia Institute of Technology and in the National Football League in the 1940s. He was the first pick (4th overall

Millicent Preston Stanley Facts

Millicent Preston-Stanley (9 September 1883 – 23 June 1955) was an Australian feminist, and politician who was the first female member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly. In 1925 she became the second woman to enter government in Australia

Dorothy Vaughan Facts

If Dorothy Vaughan appeared in 143 movies or episodes of TV series, it was certainly not by accident. Actually the reason why this lively stout lady was in such demand is that she was the spitting image of the woman next door, of the hospital nurse w

Gus Weyhing Facts

August “Gus” Weyhing (September 29, 1866 – September 4, 1955) was a pitcher for nine professional baseball teams in a career that spanned 14 years from 1887 to 1901. He was small for a pitcher by today’s standards, listed at 5 feet 10 inches tall a

Philip Loeb Facts

Philip Loeb (March 28, 1891 – September 1, 1955), was an American stage, film, and television actor. He was blacklisted under McCarthyism and committed suicide in response.

Archduchess Margarethe Klementine of Austria Facts

Archduchess Margarethe Klementine Maria of Austria (in German: Margarethe Klementine Maria, Erzherzogin von Österreich; in Hungarian: Habsburg–Toscanai Margit Klementina Mária főhercegnő; 6 July 1870, Alcsút, Austria-Hungary– 2 May 1955, Reg

Howie Fox Facts

Howard Francis Fox (March 1, 1921 – October 9, 1955) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball (MLB) who played for three teams between the 1944 and 1954 seasons. Listed at 6′ 3″, 210 lb., Fox batted and threw right-handed. The year after his last ma

Princess Clémentine of Belgium Facts

Princess Clementine of Belgium (French: Clémentine Albertine Marie Léopoldine, or Dutch: Clementina Albertina Maria Leopoldina; 30 July 1872 – 8 March 1955) was the wife of Napoléon Victor Bonaparte, Bonapartist pretender to the throne of France

Henri Lavorel Facts

Henri-Albert-Sylvestre Lavorel was born on 5 July 1914 in Annecy, Haute-Savoie and died in a car accident on 7 January 1955 in Versailles. He was married to the English actress Madeleine Carroll from 1946 to 1949.

Johnnie Schofield Facts

Johnnie Schofield (1899–1955) was a British actor.