On this day in horror…
1947, Stuart Gordon is born. Gordon has directed several horror films including From Beyond, Castle Freak, Dagon and perhaps, most famously, Re-Animator.
1980, Italian Goremaster Lucio Fulci’s City Of The Living Dead, starring Catriona MacColl, Christopher George and Giovanni Lombardo Radice, is released in US cinemas.
1983, Chris Hemsworth is born. Most famous for his role as Thor in Marvel’s Thor and The Avengers, Aussie Hemsworth also appeared as Curt in Drew Goddard’s The Cabin In The Woods.