Death in Hollywood: How the Industry (and Pop Culture) Lost Its Best and Brightest Directors and Stars (Studio System)

Research in progress, April 26, 2022

1948: D. W, Griffith dies

1949: Victor Fleming dies

1950:

1951: Robert Flaherty dies

1952:

1953:

1954:

1955: James Dean dies

1956:

1957: Bogart dies; William Dieterle last film

1958:

Harry Cohn, Columbia head, dies

Herbert Brenon dies

Allan Dwan’s last film

William Wellman’s last film

Robert Donat dies

Ronald Colman dies

1959:

Douglas Sirk last film

Tyrone Power dies

1960:

Gable dies

1961: Cooper dies

1962:

Marilyn Monroe

1963:

1964:

1965:

1966:

 

Check:

Errol Flynn