Sid Haig Biography
Sid Haig is from Fresno, California, U.S. He is best known as Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie’s House of 1000 Corpses trilogy. He is an American actor, film producer, musician and best known to horror fans for his roles in “3 From Hell” and “The Devil’s Rejects.”
Sid Haig Age
How old is Sid Haig? was born on July 14, 1939, and from Fresno, California, the U.S and he is 80 years old as of 2019..
Sid Haig Parents
He is the son of Haig Mosesian (father) who was an electrician and Roxy Mosesian (mother).
Sid Haig Early life, Career, Education
Captain Spaulding is one of those rare characters who was iconic the second he stepped onto the screen. And that’s the kind of actor Sid Haig was. A legend across multiple generations and a man who spent the last many years hanging out with horror fans and making them smile. ❤️ pic.twitter.com/EZF4CkpQ6G
— John Squires (@FreddyInSpace) September 23, 2019
When he was young he was interested in Dancing and at the age of 7 he was a paid dancer in a children’s Christmas show, and later joined a vaudeville revival show. Later, he learned music which included swing, country, jazz, blues, and rock and roll.
One of the all-time greats has left us. Thank you Sid Haig for all the great performances you’ve given us over the years. You may be gone, but you’ll live forever on film. pic.twitter.com/Q8gze2KqmL
— SLAMBO: LAST BLOOD (@slambrechts) September 23, 2019
Sid also made money through music and signed a recording contract one year out of high school. Alice Merrill (Head of the drama department) encouraged him to take acting and enrolled in the Pasadena Playhouse.
Sid Haig Wife, Children
He is married to wife Susan Oberg in 2007 and only a few friends and family members Invited to the ceremony. Moreover, there is not much information about their kids.
Sid Haig Career
He started his acting career from the movie titled The Host was directed by Jack Hill. Then, he acted in the movies like Blaxploitation films, House of 1000 Corpses as Captain Spaulding, and The Devil’s Rejects.
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This is my new buddy Merlin and me at Days of the Dead Las Vegas. He is half Rott half Shepard, 130lb., 8 years old and thinks he’s a lap dog. I see a lot of people still think I’m sick and this guy is my assistant animal. He’s just a great dog I got to meet this weekend and I love big dogs. I used to have a great Dane who stood 37 inches at the shoulder. Merlin is not my dog, but if his humans ever need a babysitter for him, I’ll be happy to help! Let’s start a trend and talk about cool fun shit instead of boring bullshit. Who else out there has a big baby like this? What kind? Talk to your Uncle Sid.
Sid Haig Television Career
Furthermore, he also appeared in several TV series and some of his works are Jason of Star Command, MacGyver, Batman, Gunsmoke, Fantasy Island, Mission: Impossible, Star Trek, The Fall Guy, and many more.
Sid Haig Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth of him is USD 2.5 Million as of 2019.
Sid Haig Height, Weight
He stands 5 feet 8 inch tall and weighs around 72 KG.
Sid Haig Death, Sid Haig Cause of Death
Absolutely heart broken to hear about Sid Haig. Such a great actor, an inspiration and above all, a big heart. Rest in peace and thank you so, so much ❤️? pic.twitter.com/4VE7Ygjqnm
— BaptismOnFire (@BaptismOnFire) September 23, 2019
The news was shared on Monday by his wife Suzie. She explained that he had died on Saturday evening. According to his Instagram account, he suffered an accident at home and had been on the mend until he was taken to the ICU last week.
— Kerrang! Magazine (@KerrangMagazine) September 23, 2019
However, he is now admitted to the hospital and is in intensive care. Sid wife Susan Oberg confirmed this news and also asked fans to pray for Haig. Recently, Susan ade the update on Haig’s Instagram page late on the night of September 6 and his bio reads “SID HAS HAD AN ACCIDENT AND IS IN THE HOSPITAL IN ICU EVERYONE PLEASE PRAY FOR HIM!!!!!!!! – SUZIE.”
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On Saturday, September 21, 2019, my light, my heart, my true love, my King, the other half of my soul, Sidney, passed from this realm on to the next. He has returned to the Universe, a shining star in her heavens. He was my angel, my husband, my best friend and always will be. He adored his family, his friends and his fans. This came as a shock to all of us. We, as a family, are asking that our privacy and time to mourn be respected. Sidney Eddie Mosesian 7/14/39 – 9/21/19 Husband, Father, Grandfather, Friend. Goodnight, my love. We will find each other again, next time. I love you.
Sid Haig Honored and Awards
— Movie Coroner??? (@MovieCoroner) September 23, 2019
In August 2018, Haig was honored with the 3rd Annual Price Award. The award is named after horror icon Vincent Price. The award is dedicated to “honoring an artist whose work has achieved equally iconic status in the horror/fantasy genres.”
Let history record that just last month Sid Haig showed up for the Scares That Care charity event, flying cross country and taking care of his fans even when he was having trouble walking. He loved the horror family as much as horror loved him.@Shudder @kinky_horror pic.twitter.com/ghgro55VcY
— Joe Bob Briggs (@therealjoebob) September 23, 2019
Fast Facts You Need to Know
- The sad news was shared on social media Monday by his wife Suzie
- She explained that he had died on Saturday evening after an accident
- The actor is best known as Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie’s House of 1000 Corpses trilogy