Death Place Matching "Sherman Oaks, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Barbara Hale

Actress | Perry Mason

Barbara was born on 18 April 1922, as one of two children. As a young girl, Ms. Hale intended to major in art and drawing; she began her professional career as a model for a comic strip called "Ramblin' Bill", during the time she was working her way through The Chicago Academy of Fine Arts. She ...

2. Marcia Strassman

Actress | Honey, I Blew Up the Kid

This tall, willowy brunette (frequently blonde) was born April 28, 1948, in New York City, one of four children. Raised in Passaic, New Jersey, she grew into a striking young teen and worked for a time as a model in a local children's department store. Trekking back to New York City equipped only ...

3. Wendie Jo Sperber

Actress | Back to the Future

Though she was known best for drawing laughs as whiny, excitable characters throughout her raucous film and TV career, actress/comedienne Wendie Jo Sperber showed a brave, compassionate and humane side in the last years of her life. The Los Angeles-born performer developed a driving passion for ...

4. Doug McClure

Actor | Maverick

Douglas Osborne McClure was born on May 11, 1935 in Glendale, California. Educated at UCLA, this blond leading man long made a career of apparent agelessness. He played one young sidekick after another through numerous movies and one television series after another, playing 20ish roles into his ...

5. Cleavon Little

Actor | Blazing Saddles

Versatile, charismatic African-American actor Cleavon Little was born on June 1, 1939, in Oklahoma but grew up in California and attended San Diego College. He earned a scholarship to Juilliard and moved to New York, then trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Art and was soon appearing ...

6. Roger Smith

Actor | 77 Sunset Strip

Debonair, exceedingly handsome Roger Smith was born in South Gate, California to Dallas and Leone Smith on December 18, 1932. At age 6, his parents enrolled him at a professional school for singing, elocution and dancing lessons. By age 12, the family moved to Nogales, Arizona, a small town on the ...

7. John Anderson

Actor | Psycho

A tall, sinewy, austere-looking character actor with silver hair, rugged features and a distinctive voice, John Robert Anderson appeared in hundreds of films and television episodes. Immensely versatile, he was at his best submerging himself in the role of historical figures (he impersonated ...

8. Ella Raines

Actress | Phantom Lady

Ella Raines was born in Snoqualmie Falls, Washington, in 1920. After graduating from high school, she enrolled at the University of Washington as a drama student and participated in many plays. Following graduation, she traveled to New York and the lights of Broadway. She was eventually signed by ...

9. Jean Rogers

Actress | Flash Gordon

Massachusetts-born Jean Rogers had hoped to study art in New York and Europe upon graduation from high school, but her plans changed when she won a national beauty contest in 1933 and was offered a contract by a Hollywood producer. She was soon signed by Warner Bros., and a year later jumped ship ...

10. Robert Donner

Actor | High Plains Drifter

Robert Donner was born in New York City and grew up in New Jersey, Michigan and Texas. Robert joined the Navy after he graduated from high school and served almost 4 years. After he left the Navy he stayed on the West Coast and worked as a shipping clerk, salesman, bartender, commercial artist, ...

11. Sorrell Booke

Actor | The Dukes of Hazzard

Sorrell Booke was born in Buffalo, New York in 1930, the son of a local physician. He found his calling early in life, like most actors, when his family encouraged him to entertain relatives by doing impressions and telling jokes. He went on to study at Yale and Columbia University, and mastered ...

12. Dennis Burkley

Actor | Hollywood Homicide

Dennis Burkley was born on September 10, 1945 in Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, USA as Dennis Henry Burkely. He was an actor and director, known for Hollywood Homicide (2003), The Doors (1991) and Tin Cup (1996). He was married to Laura Leigh Alderdice. He died on July 14, 2013 in Sherman Oaks,...

13. Bobby Troup

Actor | MASH

Bobby Troup was born on October 18, 1918 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA as Robert William Troup Jr. He was an actor, known for MASH (1970), Emergency! (1972) and Gangster Squad (2013). He was married to Julie London and Cynthia Conrad Hare. He died on February 7, 1999 in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles...

14. Christopher Mayer

Actor | Liar Liar

Christopher Mayer was born on February 21, 1954 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as George Charles Mayer III. He was an actor, known for Liar Liar (1997), The Dukes of Hazzard (1979) and Glitter (1984). He was married to Shauna Sullivan, Eileen Davidson and Teri Copley. He died on July 23...

15. Joseph Campanella

Actor | Mannix

Gaunt, wavy-haired Sicilian-American character actor Joseph Campanella seemed to pop up in just about every second TV series and telemovie of the 1960s and 70s. A tireless veteran of stage and screen, he remained very much in demand well into his eighties. His younger brother Frank was also an ...

16. Jack Starrett

Actor | First Blood

Jack Starrett was a superbly talented and versatile actor and director who specialized in making hugely enjoyable down-'n'-dirty low-budget drive-in exploitation pictures. Starrett was born on November 2, 1936, in Refugio, TX. He attended San Marcos Academy in the 1940s and the 1950s. He made his ...

17. Warren Stevens

Actor | Forbidden Planet

Warren Stevens was born in Pennsylvania and joined the Navy at age 17. His interest in acting was piqued while he was attending Annapolis, and this resulted in 12 weeks of summer stock in Virginia. His friends, Gregory Peck and Kenneth Tobey, later arranged interviews for Stevens at the renowned ...

18. William Fawcett

Actor | Batman and Robin

"Doc T". as he was known, was a Ph.D., and Professor of Theatre at Michigan State University in the early 1940's, just before World War II. He often spoke about leaving academia and actually trying his hand at the craft he taught. After the war, he got his chance and never looked back.

19. Bert Remsen

Actor | Maverick

American character actor who became a casting director following an accident, then returned to acting years later. The son of a New York policeman, Remsen lived a colorful life before turning to acting. He made his film debut in 1959 and was busy before the cameras in both film and television. Five...

20. Robert Karnes

Actor | Police Story

Robert Karnes was born on June 19, 1917 in Watsonville, California, USA as Robert Anthony Karnes. He was an actor, known for Police Story (1973), Rocky King, Detective (1950) and Road House (1948). He was married to Doris Karnes. He died on December 4, 1979 in Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California.

21. Penny Singleton

Actress | Blondie's Holiday

Her father was Irish Philadelphian newspaperman, Benny McNulty. He was related to Jim Farley Roosevelt's campaign managers and later Postmaster General. As a child, she sang songs at a silent movie theater. After the sixth grade she joined a touring vaudeville act called "The Kiddie Kabaret." ...

22. Don Keefer

Actor | Sleeper

Don Keefer was born on August 18, 1916 in Highspire, Pennsylvania, USA as Donald Hood Keefer. He was an actor, known for Sleeper (1973), Liar Liar (1997) and Creepshow (1982). He was married to Catherine McLeod. He died on September 7, 2014 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.

23. Barry Sullivan

Actor | Cause for Alarm!

Barry Sullivan was born Patrick Barry Sullivan on August 29, 1912 in New York City. He was the seventh son of a seventh son, a birth order with mystical significance in Celtic families. While never a major movie star, he established himself as a well-known and highly regarded character lead and ...

24. Jay Robinson

Actor | Dracula

Character actor Jay Robinson owned a pair of the narrowest, cruelest-looking eyes in 1950s Hollywood. To complement them was an evil-looking sneer, crisp and biting diction and a nefarious-sounding cackle. These were all draped upon a lean, bony physique that could slither about menacingly like a ...

25. Ben Piazza

Actor | The Blues Brothers

Ben Piazza was born on July 30, 1933 in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA as Benito Daniel Piazza. He was an actor, known for The Blues Brothers (1980), Guilty by Suspicion (1991) and The Hanging Tree (1959). He was married to Dolores Dorn. He died on September 7, 1991 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.

26. Jason Robards Sr.

Actor | Casey Jones

Famed American stage actor. Trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Art. Appeared in many films, initially as a leading man, then in character roles and occasional bits. Consistently billed as Jason Robards, as his more famous son, Jason Robards, did not come into fame until the end of the ...

27. Willard Sage

Actor | Star Trek

Willard Sage was born on August 13, 1922 in Canada as James Willard Sage. He was an actor, known for Star Trek (1966), The Butler's Night Off (1951) and Ben Casey (1961). He died on March 17, 1974 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.

28. June Dayton

Actress | Tora! Tora! Tora!

June Dayton was born on August 24, 1923 in Dayton, Ohio, USA as Mary June Wetzel. She was an actress, known for Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970), The Streets of San Francisco (1972) and The Man from Independence (1974). She was married to Dean Harens. She died on June 13, 1994 in Sherman Oaks, California, ...

29. Lorna Gray

Actress | Daughter of Don Q

Born Virginia Pound, Lorna Gray was "discovered" by an agent while modeling in a fashion show. She was given a screen test, and Columbia was impressed enough to sign her to a contract (it was at this time that she was given the name "Lorna Gray", which she kept until 1945, when she changed it to "...

30. Jeanne Bal

Actress | Star Trek

Jeanne Bal was born on May 3, 1928 in Santa Monica, California, USA. She was an actress, known for Star Trek (1966), Perry Mason (1957) and Thriller (1960). She was married to Edward Richard Lee and Ross Bowman. She died on April 30, 1996 in Sherman Oaks, California.

31. Martha Wentworth

Actress | One Hundred and One Dalmatians

Martha Wentworth was born on June 2, 1889 in New York City, New York, USA as Verna Martha Wentworth. She was an actress, known for 101 Dalmatians (1961), The Sword in the Stone (1963) and The Stranger (1946). She was married to Albert Stuart Otto. She died on March 8, 1974 in Sherman Oaks, ...

32. Alan Vint

Actor | Badlands

Alan Vint was born on November 11, 1944 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as Alan Richard Vint. He was an actor and director, known for Badlands (1973), The Lady in Red (1979) and Centennial (1978). He was married to Susan Mullen. He died on August 16, 2006 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.

33. Timothy Patrick Murphy

Actor | Search for Tomorrow

Timothy Patrick Murphy was born on November 3, 1959 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. He was an actor and composer, known for Search for Tomorrow (1951), The Love Boat (1977) and Dallas (1978). He died on December 6, 1988 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.

34. Eddie Firestone

Actor | Duel

Eddie Firestone was born on December 11, 1920 in San Francisco, California, USA as Edward William Firestone Jr. He was an actor, known for Duel (1971), The Great Locomotive Chase (1956) and The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956). He was married to Mary Jean Sisich. He died on March 1, 2007 in Sherman ...

35. Don Cornelius

Soundtrack | Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

Don Cornelius was born on September 27, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Donald Cortez Cornelius. He was a writer and producer, known for Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000), Soul Train (1971) and Jackie's Back! (1999). He was married to Viktoria Chapman and Delores Harrison. He died on February...

36. David Brian

Actor | Intruder in the Dust

David Brian was born Brian James David on August 5, 1914 in New York City. After graduating from City College, he found work as a doorman before entering show business with a song-and-dance routine in vaudeville and in nightclubs. He did a wartime stint with the United States Coast Guard and ...

37. Burt Kennedy

Director | The War Wagon

American screenwriter and director--particularly of westerns--Burt Kennedy was the son of performers. He was part of their act, "The Dancing Kennedys", from infancy. He served in World War II as a cavalry officer and was highly decorated. After the war he joined the Pasadena Community Playhouse, ...

38. Henry Polic II

Actor | When Things Were Rotten

Henry went to North Hialeah Elementary school where he played an absolutely unforgettable Scrooge, He walked off the stage declaring " Scrooge has no more money". His talent was unmistakable even at that young age. He graduated from Hialeah High School, in Hialeah, FL. He was class president of the...

39. Mercedes Shirley

Actress | Matinee Theatre

Mercedes Shirley was born on January 6, 1926 in Billings, Montana, USA as Mary Mercedes Shirley. She was an actress, known for Matinee Theatre (1955), The Twilight Zone (1959) and The Invaders (1967). She was married to Robert Pender. She died on January 29, 1999 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.

40. Ann Harding

Actress | Holiday

Ann, born Dorothy Gatley, spent most of her childhood as an "army brat" constantly moving around before the family finally settled in New York. Ann first appeared on the stage while she spent a year attending Bryn Mawr College. She became a clerk and freelance script reader with a film company ...

41. Leona Gage

Actress | Tales of Terror

Leona Gage was born on April 8, 1939 in Longview, Texas, USA as Mary Leona Gage. She was an actress, known for Tales of Terror (1962), Scream of the Butterfly (1965) and A House Is Not a Home (1964). She was married to Lawrence William Stone, Alexander Bernard Kaminer, Gunther Collins, Nicholas ...

42. Lonny Chapman

Actor | The Birds

Utilitarian actor Lonny Chapman remains one of those highly familiar character faces to which you can't quite place the name. While he appeared in over 30 films and well over 300 TV programs over a five-decade career, the theater remained his first and foremost passion and for which he is best ...

43. Catherine McLeod

Actress | The Outer Limits

Of Scottish descent, Catherine McLeod was a self-confessed movie fan as a child of the Depression. Born in Santa Monica, she became a theater cashier in Dallas for a time before returning to Los Angeles and studying at an acting school. A talent scout discovered her in a play and signed her to an ...

44. Leslie Brooks

Actress | It's Great to Be Young

Leslie Brooks was born on July 13, 1922 in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA as Virginia Leslie Gettman. She was an actress, known for It's Great to Be Young (1946), The Man Who Dared (1946) and Cigarette Girl (1947). She was married to Russ Vincent and Donald Anthony Shay. She died on July 1, 2011 in Sherman...

45. Mitzi Hoag

Actress | The Incredible Hulk

Mitzi Hoag was born on September 25, 1932 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Margaret Myrtle Hoag. She was an actress, known for The Incredible Hulk (1977), My Three Sons (1960) and Devil's Angels (1967). She was married to John David Beggs and Stephen Abel Wolfson. She died on February 26, 2019 in Sherman...

46. Lynne Roberts

Actress | The Bride Wore Crutches

Attractive, blue-eyed, Texas-born "B" actress Lynn Roberts was born Theda Mae Roberts on November 22, 1922, to a stage mother whose favorite star was silent screen vamp Theda Bara. The younger of two children (her older brother John was born in 1920), she was dancing by age 4, and singing and ...

47. Barbara Eiler

Actress | Disneyland

Barbara Eiler was born on July 27, 1922 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Barbara June Eiler. She was an actress, known for The Magical World of Disney (1954), One Step Beyond (1959) and The Rifleman (1958). She was married to Martin Sperzel and Don Nelson. She died on July 16, 2006 in Sherman ...

48. Alyce Andrece

Actress | Star Trek

Alyce Andrece was born on September 5, 1936 in Thornton, Illinois, USA as Alyce Rhae Bielfeldt. She was an actress, known for Star Trek (1966), Hell's Bloody Devils (1970) and The Name of the Game (1968). She died on May 14, 2005 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.

49. Alan Zaslove

Director | Aladdin

Alan Zaslove was born on December 9, 1927 in New York City, New York, USA as Alan Louis Zaslove. He was a director and producer, known for Aladdin (1994), Darkwing Duck (1991) and Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers (1988). He was married to Nancy Gordon-Zaslove, Sylvia Lee MacPherson and Helene Klein. He...

50. John Warburton

Actor | Secret File: Hollywood

John Warburton was born on June 18, 1899 in Maghull, Liverpool, England. He was an actor, known for Secret File: Hollywood (1962), Headline Hunters (1955) and City Beneath the Sea (1953). He was married to Lucille Morrison. He died on October 27, 1981 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.


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