Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 1994: Film, Television, Radio, Theatre, Dance, Music, Cartoons and Pop Culture

Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 1994: Film, Television, Radio, Theatre, Dance, Music, Cartoons and Pop Culture

by Harris M. Lentz
     
 

From Russian filmmaker Tengiz Abdulaze (March 6, 1994) to film executive Eugene Zukor (December 21, 1994), the obituaries of 497 performers and filmmakers, musicians and producers, dancers and composers, writers and others associated with the performing arts who died in 1994 can be found. For each, the date, place and cause of death are provided, along with a brief

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Overview

From Russian filmmaker Tengiz Abdulaze (March 6, 1994) to film executive Eugene Zukor (December 21, 1994), the obituaries of 497 performers and filmmakers, musicians and producers, dancers and composers, writers and others associated with the performing arts who died in 1994 can be found. For each, the date, place and cause of death are provided, along with a brief recap of their career and citations from major newspaper and periodical stories reporting the death. Filmographies are given for film and television performers, and photographs of many of the individuals are included.

Individual books in this annual series are available dating back to 1994. Subscription plan available for future issues.

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An alphabetical listing of obituaries briefly encapsulating the careers of the most notable performers, directors, and producers of the 20th century who died in 1994. Each entry contains date of death, place, cause, publicity photograph, and citations to major newspaper and periodical stories reporting the death. Filmographies are supplied for film and television performers. The 1994 reference notes the lives and deaths of Louis Armstrong, Burt Lancaster, and Dinah Shore among others. No index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786402540
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
07/01/1996
Series:
Obituaries in the Performing Arts Series
Pages:
207
Product dimensions:
10.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.48(d)

Meet the Author

Harris M. Lentz III, prodigious researcher and independent scholar, is the author of numerous reference works. He lives in Horseshoe Lake, Arkansas.

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