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