Death Place Matching "Danbury, Connecticut, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


41 names.


1. Milos Forman

Director | One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Milos Forman was born Jan Tomas Forman in Caslav, Czechoslovakia, to Anna (Svabova), who ran a summer hotel, and Rudolf Forman, a professor. During World War II, his parents were taken away by the Nazis, after being accused of participating in the underground resistance. His father died in ...

2. Betsy Palmer

Actress | Friday the 13th

Betsy Palmer was probably best known for playing Jason Voorhees' mother in the horror film Friday the 13th (1980), but her career as an actress began many years before.

Palmer was born Patricia Betsy Hrunek in East Chicago, Indiana, to Marie (née Love), who launched the Chicago Business College, and...

3. Jessie Royce Landis

Actress | North by Northwest

Jessie Royce Landis was called "an international star" in her New York Times obituary. She was 20 when she made her stage debut at the Playhouse in Chicago as the young countess in "The Highwayman". Soon she was on Broadway. In 1950 she went to London for "Larger Than Life", a dramatization of W. ...

4. Wesley Addy

Actor | Kiss Me Deadly

Character actor Wesley Addy began his prolific career as a prime player on the classical stage before coming to occasional films and TV in the early 1950s. Known for his intelligent, white-collar demeanor and lean, icy, cultivated menace, the silver-haired performer, who was actually born in Omaha,...

5. Sada Thompson

Actress | Family

Renowned and highly respected actress Sada Thompson has earned critical acclaim both on stage and TV for her noble, strong-minded matrons, but her more challenging and compelling work has come when her characters have displayed darker, more neurotic tones.

Born in Des Moines, Iowa, she was the ...

6. Mary Allin Travers

Writer | Mary: Rhymes and Reasons

Mary Allin Travers was born on November 7, 1936 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. She was a writer, known for Mary: Rhymes and Reasons (1972), Engelbert with the Young Generation (1972) and The Weavers: Wasn't That a Time (1981). She was married to Ethan Robbins, Gerald L. Taylor, Barry Feinstein and ...

7. Maurice Sendak

Writer | Where the Wild Things Are

Maurice Sendak was born on June 10, 1928 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Maurice Bernard Sendak. He was a writer and producer, known for Where the Wild Things Are (2009), Little Bear (1995) and Where the Wild Things Are (1975). He died on May 8, 2012 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

8. Leela Chitnis

Actress | Kangan

Leela Chitnis was born on September 9, 1909 in Dharwar, Karnataka, India. She was an actress, known for The Bangle (1939), Chhaya (1936) and Sadhna (1958). She was married to Dr. Gajanan Yeshwant Chitnis. She died on July 14, 2003 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

9. Rose Wilder Lane

Writer | The Young Pioneers

Rose Wilder Lane (1886-1968), was a prolific fiction writer, biographer and political theorist, as well as the daughter of Laura Ingalls Wilder, author of the Little House series of children's books. Lane's skillful editing and publishing connections assisted her mother in making the transition ...

10. House Jameson

Actor | The Doctors

House Jameson was born on December 17, 1902 in Austin, Texas, USA as House Baker Jameson. He was an actor, known for The Doctors (1963), The Naked City (1948) and Robert Montgomery Presents (1950). He was married to Liz Mears and Edith Taliaferro. He died on April 23, 1971 in Danbury, Connecticut, ...

11. Rex Stout

Writer | Meet Nero Wolfe

Rex Stout was born on December 1, 1886 in Noblesville, Indiana, USA as Rex Todhunter Stout. He was a writer, known for Meet Nero Wolfe (1936), A Nero Wolfe Mystery (2001) and Nero Wolfe (1981). He was married to Pola Weinbach Hoffmann and Fay Kennedy. He died on October 27, 1975 in Danbury, ...

12. Rachel Crothers

Writer | When Ladies Meet

Founded and headed the Stage Women's War Relief Fund during the First World War.

13. Jack Lawrence

Soundtrack | Black Rain

Lawrence's wrote the song "Linda," for his lawyer's young daughter, Linda Eastman, who would later marry Paul McCartney.

Wrote the lyrics for "Beyond the Sea".

14. Frank Delaney

Writer | Telling the Pictures

Frank Delaney was born on October 24, 1942 in Thomastown, Tipperary, Ireland as Francis James Joseph Raphael Delaney. He was a writer and actor, known for Telling the Pictures, Goodbye, Mr. Chips (2002) and Frank Delaney (1982). He was married to Diane Meier, Salley Vickers, Susan Collier and ...

15. Al Brodax

Producer | Yellow Submarine

In the 1960s, he ran the motion picture and television division of King Features Syndicate.

16. Laura Nyro

Soundtrack | Final Destination

Laura Nyro was born on October 18, 1947 in The Bronx, New York, USA as Laura Nigro. She was married to David Bianchini. She died on April 8, 1997 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

17. Edmund Morris

Writer | The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt

Edmund Morris was born on May 27, 1940 in Nairobi, Kenya as Arthur Edmund Morris. He was a writer, known for The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt, All the Presidents' Movies: The Movie (2009) and 60 Minutes (1968). He was married to Sylvia Jukes Morris. He died on May 24, 2019 in Danbury, Connecticut, ...

18. Merle Miller

Writer | Kings Go Forth

Merle Miller was born on May 17, 1919 in Montour, Iowa, USA. He was a writer, known for Kings Go Forth (1958), The Rains of Ranchipur (1955) and Playhouse 90 (1956). He died on June 10, 1986 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

19. Thomas Walsh

Writer | Don't Turn 'em Loose

Thomas Walsh was born on September 19, 1908 in New York, New York, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for Don't Turn 'em Loose (1936), Pushover (1954) and Union Station (1950). He died on October 21, 1984 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

20. Edwin Cooper

Actor | The Defenders

Edwin Cooper was born on September 15, 1894 in Genoa, Illinois, USA as Edwin Allvin Cooper. He was an actor, known for The Defenders (1961), Tales of Tomorrow (1951) and Lights Out (1946). He died on February 2, 1984 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

21. Richard Kapp

Soundtrack | Lorenzo's Oil

Richard Kapp was born on October 9, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Richard Paul Kapp. He was an actor, known for Lorenzo's Oil (1992) and The Benny Goodman Story (1956). He was married to Barbara Borders Kapp. He died on June 4, 2006 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

22. Howard Barlow

Soundtrack | The Voice of Firestone

Howard Barlow was born on May 1, 1892 in Plain City, Ohio, USA. He was married to Jeannette Thomas. He died on January 31, 1972 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

23. Liz Mears

Casting Director | Captain Video and His Video Rangers

Liz Mears was the casting director for all programs on the Dumont Television Network.

24. Enric Madriguera

Soundtrack | Mean Guns

From the time he fronted his first orchestra in the late 1920s, Spanish-born violin prodigy Enric Madriguera did much to popularise Latin-American music in America. After completing studies at the Barcelona Conservatory he performed with several bands while still in his teens. He briefly worked in ...

25. John E. Sarno

Self | All the Rage (Saved by Sarno)

John E. Sarno was born on June 23, 1923 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as John Ernest Sarno Jr. He was married to Martha Lamarque and Penny Patt. He died on June 22, 2017 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

26. Mabel Moore

Actress | A False Suspicion

Mabel Moore was born on November 15, 1879 as Mabel Carrie Moore. She was an actress, known for A False Suspicion (1911). She was married to Walter Hampden. She died on July 14, 1978 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

27. Henry Wallace

Self | One Inch from Victory

Henry Wallace was born on October 7, 1888 in Adair County, Iowa, USA as Henry Agard Wallace. He was married to Ilo Elsie Browne. He died on November 18, 1965 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

28. Bill Mazer

Actor | Eyewitness

Bill Mazer was born on November 2, 1920 in Izyaslav, Volhynian Governorate [now Iziaslav, Khmelnytskyi Oblast], Ukraine. He was an actor, known for Eyewitness (1981), Dragonfly (1976) and NHL on CBS (1957). He was married to Dora "Dutch" Sudarsk. He died on October 23, 2013 in Danbury, Connecticut,...

29. Izzy Singer

Actor | Rachel, Rachel

Izzy Singer was born on March 10, 1913 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA as Isadore Singer. He was an actor, known for Rachel, Rachel (1968), The Bride (1973) and Looking Up (1977). He died on November 22, 1982 in Danbury.

31. Bill Eppridge

Camera Department | CBS News Special Report: The Shooting of Robert F. Kennedy

Bill Eppridge was born on March 20, 1938 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Guillermo Alfredo Eduardo Eppridge. He was married to Adrienne Aurichio. He died on October 3, 2013 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

32. Howard Layton

Actor | Time Is My Enemy

Howard Layton was born on November 18, 1918 in Coventry, England as Howard Manton Layton. He is known for his work on Time Is My Enemy (1954) and The Stateless Man (1955). He died on July 14, 2019 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

33. Hershy Kay

Music Department | The King and Four Queens

Orchestrator of several classical music pieces, some not originally composed for orchestra, and co-orchestrator of several Broadway shows, most notably some of Leonard Bernstein's, including "Candide", "On the Town", and the 1950 semi-musical Broadway revival of "Peter Pan", starring Jean Arthur ...

35. Peter Wyden

Writer | Day One

Peter Wyden was born on October 2, 1923 in Berlin, Germany. He is known for his work on Day One (1989), The Mike Douglas Show (1961) and The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962). He died on June 15, 1998 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

36. Michael Seidenberg

Actor | The Impossibilities

Michael Seidenberg was born on July 22, 1954 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Michael Richard Seidenberg. He was an actor, known for The Impossibilities (2015) and The New Yorker Presents (2015). He was married to Nicky Roe and Thelma Woozley,. He died on July 8, 2019 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

37. Pamela

Actress | Ramu Dada

Pamela was born on August 2, 1937 as Pamela P. Bonnici. She was an actress, known for Ramu Dada (1961) and Suhag Sindoor (1961). She was married to Frank Alphonso. She died on January 9, 2014 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

39. Jeb Magruder

Self | The Mike Douglas Show

Jeb Magruder was born on November 5, 1934 in New York City, New York, USA as Jeb Stuart Magruder. He was married to Patricia Newton and Gail Barnes Nicholas. He died on May 11, 2014 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

40. John Toland

Self | Tonight Starring Jack Paar

John Toland was born on June 29, 1912 in La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA as John Willard Toland. He died on January 4, 2004 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.

41. Julius Baker

New York Stories

Julius Baker was born on September 23, 1915 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. He is known for his work on New York Stories (1989) and Great Performances (1971). He was married to Ruth. He died on August 6, 2003 in Danbury, Connecticut, USA.


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