This day in Horror History October 26

Births

 

1969Robert Maillet a.k.a. as the wrestler “Kurrgan” in the WWE. He appeared in “Sherlock Holmes” (2009), played “Frankenstein” in “Monster Brawl” and stars as “The Master” in the TV series “The Strain.”

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1962Cary Elwes who starred in “Shadow of the Vampire,” the 1992 version of “Dracula,” “The Alphabet Killer,” “The Princess Bride,” “Saw” and “Saw 3D.”

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1961Dylan McDermott who starred in the first season of “American Horror Story” and the film “The Messengers.”

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1942Bob Hoskins who starred in “Who Framed Roger Rabbit,” “Snow white and the Huntsman” and “Son of the Mask.”

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1918Ivor Fancis who starred in “House of the Dead” (1978), “The Night Strangler” TV movie as well as episodes of “Night gallery” and “Circle of Fear.”

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1914Jackie Coogan who played the original “Uncle Fester,” in the original “Addams Family” TV series.

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Deaths

 

2007 – Animator Tom O’Loughlin, who did work on the animated TV series “She-Ra; Princess of Power,” “He-Man and the Masters of the Universe,” “Ghostbusters” and “The Kid Super Power Hour With Shazam!” passed away at the age of 83.

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1999 – Musician Hoyt Axton who starred in “Gremlins,” passed away at the age of 61.

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Films released on this date

The Return of Sherlock Holmes 1929

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The Crimson Ghost 1946

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Unknown World 1951

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Way…Way Out 1966

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When a Stranger Calls 1979

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Body Double 1984

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The Terminator 1984

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Silent Madness 1984

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Terror in the Aisles 1984

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Graveyard Shift 1990

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Soultaker 1990

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Shrunken Heads 1994

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Ginger Snaps 2001

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Thir3en Ghosts 2001

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Bite Me! 2004

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Saw IV 2007

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Cloud Atlas 2012

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Silent Hill: Revelation 3D 2012

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