Death Place Matching "Sydney, Australia" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Spartacus: Blood and Sand
Andy Whitfield was born on October 17, 1971 in Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales. He was an actor, known for Spartacus (2010), Gabriel (2007) and Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011). He was married to Vashti Whitfield. He died on September 11, 2011 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Actor | Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Son of James Murray Helpmann & Mary (nee Gardiner), he was educated at Prince Alfred's College, Adelaide, South Australia. He first danced solo at the Theatre Royal, Adelaide in The Ugly Duckling in 1922. He went on to become the principal dancer at Sadlers Wells ballet from 1933 to 1950. World ...
Soundtrack | Face/Off
Michael Hutchence is one of the greatest singers and performers in Australia's history, with a career that spanned 20 years. Born to Kelland Hutchence and Patricia Hutchence (a film and television make-up artist), Michael was the second of three children. He grew up in Hong Kong, USA, and Australia...
4. John Meillon
Actor | 'Crocodile' Dundee II
John Meillon was born on May 1, 1934 in Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He was an actor, known for Crocodile Dundee II (1988), Crocodile Dundee (1986) and Wake in Fright (1971). He was married to Bunny Gibson and June Salter. He died on August 10, 1989 in Neutral Bay, Sydney.
Actress | One of Our Aircraft Is Missing
Googie Withers began her acting career at the age of 12. She was dancing in the chorus in a West End revue when she was spotted by a Warner Brothers casting director. She went to do a screen test for them at the Riverside Studios and was invited to become an extra. On her first day at the filming of...
6. Michael Pate
Writer | Tim
The future movie bad man was born in Drummoyne, a suburb of Sydney, Australia, and got his career start as an interviewer on the government's radio station. Pate also worked on the Australian stage and in Down Under movies before relocating to the U.S. in the early 1950s to appear in Universal's "...
7. Wendy Hughes
Actress | Return to Eden
Wendy Hughes was an accomplished actress who had won over 13 major awards. She had been called "one of the world's great actresses" with "the beauty and talent to become an international star". Hughes was born in Melbourne and studied at the National Institute of Dramatic Art. She has two children,...
8. John Bluthal
Actor | The Fifth Element
John Bluthal (born 28 March 1929) is a British film and television actor and voice artist, mostly in comedy. He is best known for his work with Spike Milligan, and for his roles in the TV series Never Mind the Quality, Feel the Width and The Vicar of Dibley. He has also worked in the United States ...
Actress | Westworld
Victoria Shaw was born on May 25, 1935 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Jeanette Anne Elphick. She was an actress, known for Westworld (1973), The Crimson Kimono (1959) and The Eddy Duchin Story (1956). She was married to Elliott Alexander and Roger Smith. She died on August 17, 1988 in ...
10. Arkie Whiteley
Actress | Mad Max 2
Arkie Whiteley was born on November 6, 1964 in London, England as Arkje Deya Whiteley. She was an actress, known for Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981), The Killing of Angel Street (1981) and A Dinner of Herbs (2000). She was married to Jim Elliott and Christopher Kuhn. She died on December 19, ...
Actress | Fat Pizza
Annalise Braakensiek was born on December 9, 1972 in Sydney, Australia. She was an actress, known for Fat Pizza (2003), Pizza (2000) and Mr. Accident (2000). She was married to Danny Goldberg. She died on January 6, 2019 in Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
12. Jerome Ehlers
Actor | The Marine
Jerome Ehlers was born on December 20, 1958 in Perth, Australia as Jerome Francis Ehlers. He was an actor and writer, known for The Marine (2006), Quigley Down Under (1990) and The Great Raid (2005). He was married to Elly Bradbury and Emily Simpson. He died on August 9, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.
13. Carmen Duncan
Actress | Another World
Carmen Duncan was born in Lismore, New South Wales, Australia. Carmen was a NIDA graduate and was an actress who was best known for her works in The Spoiler (1972), Number 96 (1972), Skyways (1979), A Country Practice (1981) and many more. Carmen would make appearances in many American TV series ...
14. Andrew Lesnie
Cinematographer | The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Andrew Lesnie was born on January 1, 1956 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He is known for his work on The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), King Kong (2005) and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003). He died on April 27, 2015 in Sydney.
15. Peter Sumner
Actor | Color Me Dead
Peter Sumner was born on January 29, 1942 in Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Peter Malcolm Sumner-Potts. He was an actor and director, known for Color Me Dead (1969), Spyforce (1971) and The Evil Touch (1973). He was married to Lynda Stoner and Christina Mary Monsarrat Sims. He died...
18. John Hargreaves
Actor | Long Weekend
John Hargreaves was the quintessential Australian man. An actor of sparkling, biting wit, he once said he would easily give up his remarkable career if it ever bored him, in favor of metallurgy because it was something that always interested him. Despite his lengthy list of credits in his home ...
20. Joseph Fürst
Actor | Diamonds Are Forever
Lean, distinguished-looking Viennese character actor, latterly white-haired and with distinctive dark eyebrows. Though he initially studied law in Vienna, Fürst became interested in acting and was given his first opportunities on stage in Canada. He then moved to England in search of better job ...
21. John Ewart
Actor | The Picture Show Man
Veteran Australian actor John Ewart's career got off to a promising start when he played 'Dopey' in a 3XY radio production of 'Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs'. John was aged four. Numerous radio shows and theatre productions later at the age of 18 he so impressed legendary film maker Charles ...
22. Chips Rafferty
Actor | Wake in Fright
Years before Jack Thompson arrived on the scene, Chips Rafferty was regarded by many as the personification of the stereotypically rugged, straightforward and laconic Aussie male. Tall and thin, though not particularly striking in appearance, Rafferty was a tailor-made star for the austere, ...
23. John McCallum
Producer | Nickel Queen
John McCallum was born on March 14, 1918 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia as John Neil McCallum. He was a producer and actor, known for Nickel Queen (1971), Bailey's Bird (1977) and A Boy, a Girl and a Bike (1949). He was married to Googie Withers. He died on February 3, 2010 in Sydney, New South...
25. Tony Hancock
Actor | The Rebel
Tony Hancock was born in Birmingham, England, the son of John and Lillian Hancock. He was educated at Durlston Court, Swanage, and Bradfield College, Reading. He served in the R.A.F. (ground crew) during the war. In 1942 he was in the R.A.F. Gang Show. He was de-mobbed in 1946. He appeared at the ...
26. Cornelia Frances
Actress | Home and Away
Cornelia Frances was born on April 7, 1941 in Liverpool, England as Cornelia Frances Zulver. She was an actress, known for Home and Away (1988), Sons and Daughters (1982) and Return to Snowy River (1988). She was married to Michael Eastland. She died on May 28, 2018 in Sydney, New South Wales, ...
27. Daniel Rigney
Actor | The Island of Dr. Moreau
Danny("Rigo") was a very promising and exciting young actor. His tragic early death from a brain haemorrhage robbed Australia of one of its most natural stage and screen actors. He lived life to the full and taught the rest of us what living really meant. Danny's NIDA class-mates really loved him -...
28. David Ritchie
Actor | X-Men Origins: Wolverine
Veteran stage actor and director started his career in Australian television in 1986 with parts in Off The Dish and Sons & Daughters. He was educated at the University of Natal where he received a BA in Literature (1967) and later an MA from the University of Leeds in Drama and FIne Arts in 1972. ...
29. Harold Hopkins
Actor | Gallipoli
Harold Hopkins was born on March 6, 1944 in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. He was an actor, known for Gallipoli (1981), The Club (1980) and Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King (2006). He died on December 11, 2011 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
30. Peter Archer
Actor | Enter the Dragon
Peter Archer was born on July 8, 1943 in Queensland, Australia as Peter Ian Archer. He was an actor, known for Enter the Dragon (1973), Bruce Lee and Kung Fu Mania (1992) and Blood and Steel: Making 'Enter the Dragon' (2004). He was married to Sandra Webster and Hazel Lo. He died on April 13, 2000 ...
31. Georgina Cookson
Actress | Catacombs
Lean, aristocratic-looking British character actress,on stage from the 1940's. She was noted on Broadway for her performance (and for bringing the house down with her tango on opening night) as Lady India in Jean Anouilh's 'Ring Around the Moon' (1950-51). On television, her aquiline features and ...
32. Pat Thomson
Actress | Strictly Ballroom
Pat Thomson was born on September 7, 1940 in London, England as Patricia Elizabeth Thomson. She was an actress and writer, known for Strictly Ballroom (1992), Malpractice (1989) and The Weekly's War (1983). She died on April 19, 1992 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
33. Belinda Emmett
Actress | Home and Away
Belinda Emmett was born on 12 April 1974 in Umina Beach, New South Wales, Australia. As a teenager, she worked for local radio station Coast Rock FM before landing her first major acting role as "Tracy Russell" in the popular sitcom Hey Dad..! (1987). She became a household name two years later ...
36. Ruth Cracknell
Actress | Mother and Son
Ruth Cracknell was born on July 6, 1925 in Maitland, New South Wales, Australia as Ruth Winifred Cracknell. She was an actress, known for Mother and Son (1984), The Night, the Prowler (1978) and Lilian's Story (1996). She was married to Eric Phillips. She died on May 13, 2002 in Sydney, New South ...
38. Donna Jean Young
Actress | ABC Stage 67
Donna Jean Young was born on May 29, 1936 in East McKeesport, Pennsylvania, USA. She was an actress, known for ABC Stage 67 (1966), The Beverly Hillbillies (1962) and Pioneer Spirit (1969). She was married to James. She died on January 29, 2010 in Sydney, Australia.
40. Frank Wilson
Actor | The Club
Frank Wilson left school at the age of 13. He joined the Australian Army in 1943, to escape the wartime Manpower Directorite and being placed in a "useful" job, becoming a signalman in the 7th Division, 2nd AIF. Serving in Papua New Guinea and Borneo, being discharged in late 1945.
He started acting...
41. Jack Lee
Director | A Town Like Alice
British director Jack Lee studied photography at Regent Street Polytechnic, and in 1938 he was hired by GPO Film as a documentary cameraman. He shot a lot of footage, at great personal risk, during the Nazi bombing campaign during World War II against London, known as "The Blitz", and began his ...
43. Howard Rubie
Director | Escape of the Artful Dodger
Howard Rubie began his cinematography career in the 1950s as a gopher at Kingcroft Studios in Sydney, Australia. In 1953 he started working for Cinesound as a camera assistant and later went to work at Ajax Studios as a cameraman and eventually as a director. He worked on many television ...
44. Casey Robinson
Writer | Captain Blood
Casey Robinson was born on October 17, 1903 in Logan, Utah, USA as Kenneth Casey Robinson. He was a writer and director, known for Captain Blood (1935), Days of Glory (1944) and Diplomatic Courier (1952). He was married to Tamara Toumanova, Audray Dale and Joan Potts. He died on December 6, 1979 in...
45. Rodney Bell
Actor | Snowy River: The McGregor Saga
Rodney Bell was born in Sydney, Australia. He attended the prestigious NIDA (National Institute for Dramatic Arts) and followed an acting course for people who were already active in the business. He graduated in 1988. His debut on stage was in a Shakespeare play when he was eight years old. ...
48. Gwen Plumb
Actress | The Young Doctors
Born in the inner-west Sydney suburb of Stanmore and raised in the eastern beach suburb of Coogee, Gwen Plumb did not plan on taking up acting as a career. A chance invitation from a member of the David Jones tailoring department, where she was working at the time, led to her accepting a role in a ...