The Horror-film and B-movie icon, Sid Haig was an American actor, producer, and musician who had been living with his characters for the past 40 years, died on Saturday, September 21, 2019, at the age of 80. Haig had a breathing complication and a serious lung infection that led him to death in his eighties.
Born in Fresno, California, Haig had to bid farewell to the world leaving all of his great works alive including his best-known role as Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie’s “House of 1000 Corpses”.
The news of Haig’s death came out officially via his wife, Susan L. Oberg’s Instagram post. Oberg wrote a post with a beautiful paragraph describing his beloved husband greeting him as “my light, my heart, my true love, my King, the other half of my soul, Sidney, passed from this realm on to the next”.
She also wished to meet him again saying, “Sidney Eddie Mosesian: Husband, Father, Grandfather, Friend. Goodnight, my love. We will find each other again, next time. I love you”.
Who is Sid Haig?
Sidney Eddie Mosesian, popularly known as Sid Haig, was a well known multi-talented American actor, producer, and musician who had been providing a great contribution to Hollywood for the past 40 years. Haig stepped his first stair to the popularity after he did his first film, “The Host” following “Spider Baby”, “Coffy” and “Foxy Brown”.
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Following years he rose more and more and he finished his career with more than fifty films and 350 television episodes.
Sid Haig was born on July 14, 1939, in Fresno, California, to his electrician father, Haig Mosesian. Sid Haig was a paid dancer in a children’s Christmas show when he was just 7. Later in 1958, he went on to record the single, “Full House” with the T-Birds.
Haig rose to fame and became the regular actor for Roger Corman, a producer, and director with whom he did several movies.
In 2003, Haig got his iconic role as Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie’s film “House of 1000 Corpses”. His role as Captain Spaulding revived his acting career and earned him a “Best Supporting Actor” which now has become the iconic role in today’s horror genre.
Haig further continued with the iconic role in other horror films, “The Devil’s Rejects” and “3 From Hell”.
His several movies and TV series includes “Jason of Star Command”, “Batman”, “Star Trek”, “Mission: Impossible”, “Gunsmoke”, “The Rockford Files”, “Electra Woman and Dyna Girl”, “THX 1138”, “Diamonds Are Forever”, “The Haunted World of El Superbeasto”, “Brotherhood of Blood” and many others.
Iconic Horror Actor Sid Haig Dies at 80
The iconic and ever-green actor that the world would ever have, Sid Haig took his last breath on Saturday, September 21, 2019, leaving his family, friends, and fans in shock and tears. His iconic role as Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie’s “House of 1000 Corpses”, will always be alive in heart of people though Haig is no more with us.
Contributing more than 50 movies and 350 television episodes, Sid Haig has left the world with all his good deeds and memory gaining thousands and millions of hearts all over the world. The death of Haig is a great loss to Hollywood and movies.
Haig’s death was the last event that came just two weeks after his intensive car accident. He was reportedly admitted to ICU then after. After several weeks in the hospital, Haig suffered from breathing compilations which were due to the lung infection which he couldn’t face and died.
Haig was married to his beloved wife, Susan L. Oberg who remained shocked about the death of her husband after Haig got admitted to the hospital back in April 2019.
Susan was always praying for the life of her husband, Haig hoping that he would return from the hospital in a healthy condition. She even asked his fans for their prayers in his quick recovery from the breathing complications.
Unfortunately, there is nothing in our hands everything that comes in the earth and happens is all up written and nobody can’t change it not even the richest person in the world.