Rebecca Lucile Schaeffer (November 6, 1967 – July 18, 1989) was an American actress and model. She began her career as a teen model before moving on to acting. In 1986, she landed the role of Patricia "Patti" Russell in the CBS comedy My Sister Sam.
Sep 07, 2019 · Rebecca Lucile Schaeffer was born Nov. 6, 1967, in Eugene, Oregon, to Danna, a writer and teacher, and Benson Schaeffer, a psychologist. Schaeffer was the couple’s only child. The family was dedicated to their Jewish faith and Schaeffer even considered becoming a Rabbi at one point.
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Sep 22, 2019 · ~ In loving memory of a gentle soul and poet - Rebecca Lucile Schaeffer - Beautiful model and actress of television and films. ~ BIOGRAPHY - Rebecca was born in Eugene, Oregon on November 6, 1967 to parents Benson and Danna Schaeffer. Model and actress of television and films. Killed on July 18, 1989 by an obsessed fan.
Actress. Best known for her role as 'Patti Russell' in My Sister Sam (1986). She also appeared in, Out of Time (1988), Radio Days (1987) and Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills (1989). She was tragically shot to death by a deranged fan on the door step of her home. Her murderer, Robert John Bardo, was...
Apr 12, 2019 · In 1989, model-turned-actress Rebecca Schaeffer was killed in cold blood by a man many described as an “deranged fan” named Robert John Bardo. On April 12, 20/20 released a new two-hour documentary...
May 07, 2021 · Rebecca Schaeffer was born on November 6, 1967 in Oregon to Danna and Dr. Benson Schaeffer. Schaffer's mother worked as a writer and teacher at Portland Community College while her father specialized in child psychology.
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Jul 18, 2019 · "Rebecca Schaeffer is a victim in the true sense of the word," Galindo said in court. But at the same time, "Robert Bardo is also a victim—a victim of parental neglect and a mental health system ...
Sep 08, 2020 · Rebecca Schaeffer began her career as a teen model. Even though she had been pursuing acting roles for only a few years, she was already winning major parts, beginning with her recurring feature as Patti Russell In CBS's My Sister Sam starting in 1986. She had several films under her belt and had been featured on the cover of Seventeen magazine.
Nov 26, 2019 · “Rebecca Schaeffer is a victim in the true sense of the word. But Robert Bardo is also a victim – a victim of parental neglect and a mental health system which failed to provide the treatment he needed.” Judge Fulgoni, however, was not swayed.
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Apr 12, 2019 · Pam Dawber, best known as Mindy from the hit TV show “Mork and Mindy,” is opening up about losing her former TV co-star Rebecca Schaeffer, who was murdered by an obsessed fan in 1989. Schaeffer played Patti, the kid sister of Dawber’s character, Sam, in the TV sitcom “My Sister Sam,” which ran from 1986 to 1988.
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