Death Place Matching "Queens, New York City, New York, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Jo Van Fleet
Actress | East of Eden
Jo Van Fleet was born on December 29, 1915 in Oakland, California. She established herself as a notable dramatic actress on Broadway over several years, winning a Tony Award in 1954 for her skill in a difficult role, playing an unsympathetic, even abusive character, in Horton Foote's "The Trip to ...
2. Sully Boyar
Actor | Dog Day Afternoon
Sully Boyar was born on December 14, 1923 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Israel Sully Boyarsky. He was an actor, known for Dog Day Afternoon (1975), In the Soup (1992) and Car Wash (1976). He was married to Josephine Pizzo. He died on March 23, 2001 in Queens, New York City.
Actress | The Saint of Fort Washington
Octavia St. Laurent was born on March 16, 1964 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for The Saint of Fort Washington (1993), Paris Is Burning (1990) and Octavia Saint Laurent: Queen of the Underground (1993). She died on May 17, 2009 in Queens, New York City.
5. Willi Ninja
Self | How Do I Look
Willi is a self-taught dancer and has been involved in the ball scene since the early 1980s. He is the founder of the Legendary House of Ninja and until his death was the "Mother" of the House. Willi has been instrumental in bringing vogue to the masses and was the inspiration of Madonna's 1990 "...
8. Alan Manson
Actor | Let's Scare Jessica to Death
Alan Manson was one of a group of World War II soldiers selected to appear in Irving Berlin's 1942 musical This Is the Army (1943). He appeared in the Broadway production as well as in the film. After the war, he continued to perform on Broadway. In 1955, he was called before the House committee ...
Writer | Def Comedy Jam
Rasheed is one of today's rising comedy stars. Rasheed is a survivor of the streets of Brooklyn, NY and proud of it. So proud in fact, that he has used his experiences from the tough neighborhood streets and the many nationalities surrounding him to create his laid back style of comedy. Taking no ...
10. George Dickerson
Actor | Blue Velvet
George Dickerson was born on July 25, 1933 in Topeka, Kansas, USA as George Graf Dickerson Jr. He was an actor, known for Blue Velvet (1986), Death Warrant (1990) and After Dark, My Sweet (1990). He was married to Suzanne Hartman and Victoria Chess. He died on January 10, 2015 in Queens, New York ...
12. Esther Minciotti
Actress | Marty
Esther Minciotti was born on May 20, 1888 in Provincia di Torino, Piemonte, Italy as Esther Cunico. She was an actress, known for Marty (1955), The Wrong Man (1956) and Playhouse 90 (1956). She was married to Silvio Minciotti. She died on April 15, 1962 in Jackson Heights, Queens, New York City, ...
16. Woody Guthrie
Soundtrack | Drop Dead Gorgeous
Charley and Nora Guthrie named their son after the Democrat elected president that year. Woodrow Wilson Guthrie knew hard times as a youngster (his house burned down, his sister Clara burned to death, his father's small-town business and political careers never went anywhere, his mother suffered ...
17. Bix Beiderbecke
Soundtrack | Magic in the Moonlight
Bix Beiderbecke was the first talented white jazz cornet player. He also played the piano, but he had more success playing the cornet with a very personal style. His first recordings were with "The Wolverines" in 1924. After this he played in the Charlie Straight orchestra in 1925, with Jean ...
19. Nancy Andrews
Actress | Pistols 'n' Petticoats
Nancy Andrews was born on December 16, 1924 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Nancy Currier Andrews. She was an actress, known for Pistols 'n' Petticoats (1966), Bewitched (1964) and Night of the Juggler (1980). She was married to Parke N. Bossart. She died on July 29, 1989 in Queens, New York City...
22. Harry Bugin
Actor | Barton Fink
Born in the Bronx, New York City, a son of the late Isidore & Sadie Bugin, he was a graduate of the New York Public School system and a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. He played a number of musical instruments including the base,guitar, tuba, and others. In 1957 ...
23. Chris Kanyon
Actor | WCW Monday Nitro
Debuted in World Championship Wrestling in 1995 under the name Chris Kanyon. He was soon teamed up with Mark Starr, and they were given a construction workers gimmick and named Men At Work. In 1997 he became Mortis, a member of James Vandenberg's (James Mitchell) Collection Of Human Oddities. He ...
24. Ellen O'Mara
Actress | Up the Down Staircase
The late Ellen O' Mara was born and raised in Manhattan. In 1966 she won a contest to be the "Red Cross Girl", for a year. After a run of appearing on posters, and dressing in nurse's outfits she auditioned for parts in films, she won the part of her best-known role, Alice Blake, in Up the Down ...
28. Joseph Cornell
Director | The Children's Jury
Joseph Cornell was born on December 24, 1903 in Nyack, New York, USA. He was a director and writer, known for The Children's Jury (1938), The Midnight Party (1969) and Bookstalls (1938). He died on December 29, 1972 in Queens, New York City, New York.
30. Lucy Landau
Actress | The Thrill of It All
Lucy Landau was born on January 28, 1905 in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. She was an actress, known for The Thrill of It All (1963), The DuPont Show of the Month (1957) and The Edge of Night (1956). She died on July 23, 1990 in Kew Gardens, Queens, New York City, New York, USA.
32. Dan Healy
Actor | Glorifying the American Girl
Dan Healy was born on November 3, 1888 in Rochester, New York, USA as Daniel Joseph Healy. He was an actor, known for Glorifying the American Girl (1929), The Laughing Lady (1929) and The Unfair Sex (1931). He was married to Helen Kane. He died on September 1, 1969 in Jackson Heights, Queens, New ...
35. Jeremy Blake
Art Department | Punch-Drunk Love
Jeremy Blake's short life was highlighted by great success, artistic achievement and an intense romance but, ultimately brought down by paranoia, despair, and ultimately suicide.
In October of 1971 in Fort Sill, Oklamhoma, a young married couple Anne and Jeffrey Blake had their first child, son ...
37. Kitty Genovese
Self | Independent Lens
Kitty Genovese was the oldest of five children, a 28-year-old daughter of working-class Italian-American parents. Her father owned a coat and apron supply business. Kitty was an attractive, outgoing woman, and graduated from Brooklyn's Prospect Heights High School in 1954. She moved to Queens, ...
43. Lili Liliana
Actress | Der Dibuk
Lili Liliana was born on October 23, 1913 in Warsaw, Poland, Russian Empire as Lili Zielinska. She was an actress, known for The Dybbuk (1937), Kol Nidre (1939) and Sztabskapitan Gubaniew. Golgota Ziemi Chelmskiej (1930). She died on November 27, 1989 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA.
44. Marion Barney
Actress | Heart of Gold
Marion Barney was born on December 15, 1883 in San Francisco, California, USA. She was an actress, known for Heart of Gold (1919), Dust of Desire (1919) and His Father's Wife (1919). She was married to R. T. Richardson. She died in April 1968 in Jamaica, Queens, New York City, New York, USA.
48. Phil Hanna
Actor | Once Upon a Tune
Phil Hanna was born on October 9, 1910 in River Forest, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Once Upon a Tune (1951), Starlit Time (1950) and Van Camp's Little Show (1950). He died on July 20, 1957 in Jackson Heights, Queens, New York City, New York, USA.