Death Place Matching "Palo Alto, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. John Heard

Actor | The Guardian

John Heard was a very talented actor who established himself as a respected thespian in the late 1970s and early '80s, though he is perhaps better known for his turn as Peter McCallister, Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin')s father in the Home Alone (1990) movies.

John was born in Washington, D.C.,...

2. Steve Jobs

Producer | Toy Story

Steven Paul Jobs was born on 24 February 1955 in San Francisco, California, to students Abdul Fattah Jandali and Joanne Carole Schieble who were unmarried at the time and gave him up for adoption. He was taken in by a working class couple, Paul and Clara Jobs, and grew up with them in Mountain View...

3. Leonard Freeman

Writer | Hawaii Five-O

Leonard Freeman was born on October 31, 1920 in Sonoma County, California, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for Hawaii Five-O (1968), Hang 'Em High (1968) and Route 66 (1960). He was married to Joan Taylor. He died on January 20, 1974 in Palo Alto, California.

4. Glenn Morris

Actor | Tarzan's Revenge

Glenn Morris was the fourth Olympic athlete to play Tarzan. He was the 1936 decathlon champion and won the Sullivan Award (outstanding amateur athlete of the year) over the more famous Olympian Jesse Owens. Sol Lesser cast Morris for an independent Tarzan, filmed on Twentieth Century-Fox back lots....

5. Joseph L. McEveety

Assistant Director | Mary Poppins

Writer/director who worked mainly for Disney.

6. Jay Anson

Writer | The Amityville Horror

Jay Anson was born on November 4, 1921 in New York, USA. He was a writer and director, known for The Amityville Horror (1979), The Amityville Horror (2005) and The Moviemakers (1969). He died on March 12, 1980 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

7. Richard Branden

Actor | Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

Richard Branden grew up in a tough neighborhood. His first hobby was to draw paintings. Not being very rich, he used the paintings to get free martial arts lessons.

He has over 25 years of martial arts experience beginning at the age of 10. He started training under Lou Hopkins, in Massachussets. ...

8. Clarence Cassell

Actor | Dragnet

Clarence Cassell was born in April 1920. He was an actor, known for Dragnet (1951). He died on April 17, 2012 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

9. Doreen Foo Croft

Actress | Patch Adams

Doreen Foo Croft was born on June 28, 1927 in Marysville, California, USA. She was an actress, known for Patch Adams (1998), Sweet November (2001) and Nash Bridges (1996). She died on May 19, 2009 in Palo Alto, California.

10. Joe Strauch Jr.

Actor | Under Fiesta Stars

Joe Strauch Jr. was born on May 18, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Joseph George Strauch. He was an actor, known for Under Fiesta Stars (1941), Call of the Canyon (1942) and Home in Wyomin' (1942). He died on May 31, 1986 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

12. Charles Stevenson

Actor | Grandma's Boy

Charles Stevenson was born on October 13, 1887 in Sacramento, California, USA as Charles Edward Stevenson. He was an actor, known for Grandma's Boy (1922), Hot Water (1924) and Luke, the Gladiator (1916). He died on July 4, 1943 in Palo Alto, California.

13. Elaine Naish

Across the Wide Missouri

Elaine Naish was born on January 24, 1931 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. She was an actress, known for Across the Wide Missouri (1951). She was married to Jack Rockwell Sheridan. She died on February 15, 1987 in Palo Alto, California.

14. Edward Teller

Self | Day at Night

Edward Teller was born on January 15, 1908 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary as Ede Teller. He was married to Augusta Maria Harkanyi. He died on September 9, 2003 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

15. Jory K. Prum

Sound Department | Adaptation.

Jory K. Prum was born on January 31, 1975 in Fullerton, California, USA. He is known for his work on Adaptation. (2002), Lost in Translation (2003) and Jurassic Park: The Game (2011). He died on April 22, 2016 in Palo Alto, California.

16. Randy Jonsson

Visual Effects | The Abyss

Randy Jonsson was born as Randolph W. Jonsson. He is known for his work on The Abyss (1989), Enemy Mine (1985) and Willow (1988). He was married to Caroline Kim Jonsson. He died on July 7, 2015 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

17. Kathleen Norris

Writer | My Best Girl

American novelist and short-story writer Kathleen Norris was born Kathleen Thompson into a wealthy family in San Francisco, CA, in 1880. Her father was a bank executive and was twice president of the famous (or infamous) Bohemian Club of San Francisco. Kathleen and her siblings were educated at the...

18. Glenn 'Pop' Warner

Actor | Knute Rockne All American

Glenn 'Pop' Warner was born on April 5, 1871 in Springville, New York, USA as Glenn Scobey Warner. He was a writer and actor, known for Knute Rockne All American (1940), Defensive Play (1931) and Developing a Football Team (1931). He died on September 7, 1954 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

19. Aurania Rouverol

Writer | Love Finds Andy Hardy

Attended the 47 Workhouse of Harvard Prof. George Pierce Baker.

20. Helen McGowan

Actress | Jubilo, Jr.

Helen McGowan was born on May 8, 1916 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She was an actress, known for Jubilo, Jr. (1924) and Pritzker Military Library Presents (2006). She died on February 27, 2007 in Palo Alto, California.

21. Helen Klaben Kahn

Writer | Hey, I'm Alive

Helen Klaben Kahn was born on December 18, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Helen Klaben. She is known for her work on Hey, I'm Alive (1975), To Tell the Truth (1956) and The Mike Douglas Show (1961). She was married to Robert Kahn and Robert Louis Kahn. She died on December 2, 2018 in Palo Alto,...

22. Ernie Chavez

Actor | The Ring

As a five year old boy, the story goes, Ernest Torres Chavez would scale a fence next to the family's first home in North 11th Street in San Jose, California, and quietly enter the house next door. The neighbors then would be surprised to hear the boy making noise on the guitars stored in the back ...

23. Harvey S. Haislip

Writer | Thunder Afloat

Harvey Shadle Haislip was a retired naval officer who authored a number of U. S. Navy sea adventure stories. He was born on 12 July, 1889 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, the second son of Silas E. and Edna A. Haislip. His father worked as a salesman for a firm that manufactured safes.

On 13 January, ...

24. Danny Cohen

Self | Revolutionaries-Presented by the Computer History Museum

In 1967, Danny Cohen developed the first real-time visual flight simulator on a general purpose computer. He also developed the first real-time radar simulator. His flight simulator work led to the development of the Cohen-Sutherland computer graphics line clipping algorithms, created with Ivan ...

25. Ed Cray

Self | Sebring

Ed Cray was born on July 3, 1933 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Edward Beryl Cray. He was married to Diane Markson Kovacs and Marjorie Lee Best. He died on October 8, 2019 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

26. Ralph Rose Jr.

Writer | Hawaiian Eye

Ralph Rose Jr. was born on June 9, 1911 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA as Ralph Asher Rose. He was a writer and actor, known for Hawaiian Eye (1959), Matinee Theatre (1955) and Keeper of the Bees (1947). He died on March 27, 1984 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

27. Richard Rorty

Self | Human, All Too Human

Richard Rorty was born on September 4, 1931 in New York City, New York, USA as Richard McKay Rorty. He was married to Mary Rosalind Varney and Amélie Oksenberg. He died on June 8, 2007 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

28. R.E. 'Dick' Hanley

Self | Marines in the Making

R.E. 'Dick' Hanley was born on November 19, 1895 in Minnesota, USA as Richard Edgar Hanley. He died on December 16, 1970 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

30. Elinor Smith

Self | The Century

Daughter of vaudeville comedian and dancer Tom Smith. She knew she was born to fly at the age of 6 when she took her first airplane ride. She started taking lessons at the age of 8. She was fortunate at that time to have parents who supported her in what she wanted to do. Her mother didn't want to ...

31. Bill Lane

Self | Labor in Power

Bill Lane was born on November 7, 1919 in Des Moines, Iowa, USA as Laurence William Lane Jnr. He was married to Donna Jean Gimbel. He died on July 31, 2010 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

32. Richard M. Rosenbloom

Producer | Cagney & Lacey

Richard M. Rosenbloom was born on June 30, 1923 in Far Rockaway, Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Richard Max Rosenbloom. He was a producer and production manager, known for Cagney & Lacey (1981), Pioneer Woman (1973) and Sinatra (1992). He was married to Jean Simon. He died on March 28,...

34. Rose Bird

Actress | Pryor's Place

Rose Bird was born on November 2, 1936 in Tucson, Arizona, USA as Rose Elizabeth Bird. She was an actress, known for Pryor's Place (1984) and ABC News Nightline (1980). She died on December 4, 1999 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

36. Darwin L. Teilhet

Writer | They Wanted to Marry

While a teenager, he journeyed in France and worked as a juggler in a French circus.

37. Muddy Ruel

Self | 1949 MLB All-Star Game

Muddy Ruel was born on February 20, 1896 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Herold Dominic Ruel. He died on November 13, 1963 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

38. Ernest O. Lawrence

Ernest O. Lawrence was born on August 8, 1901 in Canton, South Dakota, USA as Ernest Orlando Lawrence. He died on August 27, 1958 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

39. John Kibler

Self | 1986 World Series

John Kibler was born on January 9, 1928 in Piseco, New York, USA as John William Kibler. He was married to Dorothy Venn. He died on February 18, 2010 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

40. Dick Wellstod

Soundtrack | Welcome to the Rileys

Dick Wellstood was a boogie-woogie and stride pianist in the 1940s and performed with amateur and professional Dixieland groups with reed artist Bob Wilber, touring Europe with him in 1952. He played under the leadership of Sidney Bechet during the same time period before entering law school in ...

41. Fred Silva

Self | Super Bowl XIV

Fred Silva was born on October 18, 1927 in Oakland, California, USA. He died on December 3, 2004 in Palo Alto, California.

42. Zelma Maja

Actress | The Love Special

Zelma Maja was born on February 11, 1883 in Sweden. She was an actress, known for The Love Special (1921), Live Sparks (1920) and The Six Best Cellars (1920). She died on May 28, 1972 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

43. Robert Conquest

Writer | Egyptologové

Robert Conquest was born on July 15, 1917 in Great Malvern, Worcestershire, England as George Robert Acworth Conquest. He is known for his work on Egyptologové (1974), The Book Programme (1973) and Modern Marvels (1993). He was married to Elizabeth Neece Wingate, Caroleen MacFarlane, Tatiana...

44. Jim McCrary

Camera Department | Joe Cocker: Mad Dogs & Englishmen

Jim was sought out by GQ Magazine after Michael Jackson's death. Jim had done a shoot with Jackson when the pop star was only 20 years old, that had never been published. The images were published in the September 2009 issue.

45. Sidney Drell

Self | Einstein's Universe

Sidney Drell was born on September 13, 1926 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA as Sidney David Drell. He was married to Harriet. He died on December 21, 2016 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

47. Nick Clinch

Self | Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey

Nick Clinch was born on November 9, 1930 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Nicholas Bayard Clinch III. He died on June 15, 2016 in Palo Alto, California, USA.

48. Dottie O'Brien

Casting Department | American Playhouse

Grandmother of Karin Anger.

49. Frank Coffyn

Actor | Ranson's Folly

Frank Coffyn was born on October 24, 1878. He was an actor, known for Ranson's Folly (1926), Private Affairs (1925) and Her Husband's Secret (1925). He was married to Pauline Neff. He died on December 10, 1960 in Palo Alto, California, USA.


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