Death Place Matching "West Hollywood, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | My Own Private Idaho
River Phoenix was born River Jude Bottom in Madras, Oregon. His mother, Arlyn (Dunetz), a Bronx-born secretary, and his father, John Bottom, a carpenter, met in California in 1968. They worked as itinerant fruit pickers, and later joined the Children of God religious group (John was originally ...
Actress | Invasion of the Body Snatchers
Carolyn Jones was born April 28, 1930, in Amarillo, Texas. Her mother was Jeannette and her sister was Bette (Moriarty). She was an imaginative child, much like her mother. In 1934, her father abandoned the family and her mother moved them in with her parents, also in Amarillo. As a child Carolyn ...
Actress | Carmen Jones
Dorothy Jean Dandridge was born on November 9, 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio, to Ruby Dandridge (née Ruby Jean Butler), an entertainer, and Cyril H. Dandridge, a cabinet maker and minister. Under the prodding of her mother, Dorothy and her sister Vivian Dandridge began performing publicly, usually in ...
4. Jack Cassidy
Actor | The Eiger Sanction
Actor. Jack Cassidy, by his own design, defied mere definition from the day he was born in Richmond Hills, New York in 1927 until his tragic death in 1976. An actor, singer, writer, designer - the consummate showman and irrefutable creative entity - his life never followed a simple path nor did it ...
5. Sal Mineo
Actor | Rebel Without a Cause
Salvatore (Sal) Mineo Jr. was born to Josephine and Sal Sr. (a casket maker), who emigrated to the U.S. from Sicily. His siblings were Michael, Victor and Sarina. Sal was thrown out of parochial school and, by age eight, was a member of a street gang in a tough Bronx neighborhood. His mother ...
Actor | Die Hard
He was born on Sakhalin Island at the far eastern end of the former Soviet Union and began studying dance at age 9 in the Riga State Ballet School. He later said his mother put him there to prevent his becoming "a hooligan". One of his classmates and friends at the school was Mikhail Baryshnikov. ...
7. Jack Webb
Writer | Dragnet
John Randolph Webb was born in Santa Monica, California, to Margaret (Smith) and Samuel Chester Webb. His father left home before he was born; Webb would never know him. He was raised by his mother and maternal grandmother in dire poverty that preceded the Depression. Making things worse, Webb ...
Actress | The Italian Job
Margaret "Maggie" Blye attended the University of Texas, before transferring to UCLA in her senior year. She was quickly spotted by a talent agent, and the agent booked Maggie for her first audition in the Oscar-nominated film "Summer and Smoke" starring Geraldine Page. Maggie went on to ...
9. Paul Shenar
Actor | Scarface
Attractive, dark-featured character actor with a voice like thunder, and eyes like a wolf, who was featured in less than sympathetic roles throughout his career. Born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Albert Paul Shenar attended the University of Wisconsin. Soon after graduation, he relocated to ...
10. Paula Raymond
Actress | Challenge of the Range
American leading woman of films and television in the 1950s, whose career was hampered by injuries. Raised in San Francisco, she studied music, dance, and opera as a child. She made her film debut as a child by chance in 1937 during a visit to Los Angeles. She remained to attend Hollywood High ...
11. Jan Clayton
Actress | Lassie
Jan Clayton was born on August 26, 1917 in Tularosa, New Mexico, USA as Jane Byral Clayton. She was an actress, known for Lassie (1954), This Man's Navy (1945) and General Foods 25th Anniversary Show: A Salute to Rodgers and Hammerstein (1954). She was married to George Greeley, Robert Lerner and ...
12. Karyn Kupcinet
Actress | The Little Shop of Horrors
Karyn Kupcinet was born on March 6, 1941 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Roberta Lynn Kupcinet. She was an actress, known for The Little Shop of Horrors (1960), The Gertrude Berg Show (1961) and Hawaiian Eye (1959). She died on November 28, 1963 in West Hollywood, California, USA.
13. Richard Jeni
Actor | The Mask
Richard Jeni was born on April 14, 1957 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Richard John Colangelo. He was an actor and writer, known for The Mask (1994), Richard Jeni: Platypus Man (1992) and Platypus Man (1995). He died on March 10, 2007 in West Hollywood, California, USA.
14. Leonard Barr
Actor | Diamonds Are Forever
Leonard Barr was a comic and eccentric dancer who was famous for truly being Dean Martin's uncle, as he was the brother of Dino's mother, Angela Crocetti (née Barra). They were Italians of mixed Neapolitan and Sicilian ancestry.
Born Leonard Barra on September 27, 1903 in West Virginia, he became a ...
15. Dolores Michaels
Actress | Warlock
Dolores Michaels was born on January 30, 1933 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Dolores Rae Michaels. She was an actress, known for Warlock (1959), Battle at Bloody Beach (1961) and The Fiend Who Walked the West (1958). She was married to Bernard Woolfe and Maurice Martine. She died on September 25,...
16. Alexander D'Arcy
Actor | The Awful Truth
Alexander D'Arcy was born on August 10, 1908 in Cairo, Egypt as Alexander Sarruf. He was an actor, known for The Awful Truth (1937), The Spider's Web (1960) and Man on a Tightrope (1953). He was married to Arleen Whelan. He died on April 20, 1996 in West Hollywood, California, USA.
18. Alice Nunn
Actress | Pee-wee's Big Adventure
Very little is known about Alice Elizabeth Nunn with the exception that she appeared in one of the 1980s most famous films, Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985), as the infamous truck driver, 'Large Marge'.
She was born on October 10, 1927 in Jacksonville, Florida to parents N.G. Nunn and Alice Bush. ...
19. Audrey Christie
Actress | Splendor in the Grass
Audrey Christie was born on June 27, 1912 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for Splendor in the Grass (1961), Mame (1974) and Carousel (1956). She was married to Donald Briggs. She died on December 19, 1989 in West Hollywood, California, USA.
Actor | The Magnificent Seven
Familiar character actor of Russian heritage who played in scores of films, mostly in the U.S. He studied at the University of Moscow but left there to attend the Moscow Academy of Dramatic Art. He joined the world- renowned Moscow Art Theatre, where he worked for the next decade as an actor and ...
21. Mona Knox
Actress | Kid Monk Baroni
Mona Knox was born on May 1, 1929 in Chickasha, Oklahoma, USA as Mona O. Knox. She was an actress, known for Kid Monk Baroni (1952), Space Patrol (1950) and Army Bound (1952). She was married to Leslie Spicer. She died on June 11, 2008 in West Hollywood, California, USA.
23. Pat Ast
Actress | Reform School Girls
Pat was a native New Yorker who worked as a receptionist and clerk in a box factory. She met Andy Warhol later and starred in his film "Heat" with Joe Dallesandro and Sylvia Miles. Later she met a fashion designer, Roy Halston and worked in his Madison Avenue store. From there, she decided to move ...
24. Arline Judge
Actress | College Scandal
Educated in a Catholic convent, Arline Judge began her career as a dancer in the act of entertainer Jimmy Durante. She met director Wesley Ruggles on a train; he got her started in films and then married her. Her career was spent mostly in low-budget B pictures. However, she did gain a measure of ...
25. Claire Griswold
Actress | The Investigators
Claire Griswold was born on October 30, 1936 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA as Claire Bradley Griswold. She was an actress, known for The Investigators (1961), Studio One in Hollywood (1948) and The Twilight Zone (1959). She was married to Sydney Pollack. She died on March 28, 2011 in West Hollywood, ...
27. Mary Munday
Actress | Ghost Dad
Mary Munday was born on July 31, 1926 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Mary Eleanor Munday. She was an actress, known for Ghost Dad (1990), The Twilight Zone (1959) and The Golden Hawk (1952). She was married to Tom Gries and Charles Elmer Adamick. She died on September 30, 1997 in West Hollywood...
28. Xavian Lee
Xavian Lee was born on April 5, 2000 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. He was an actor, known for Baby Signing Time Vol. 4: Let's Be Friends (2008) and Baby Signing Time Vol. 3: A New Day (2008). He died on April 20, 2001 in Book Soup - 8818 W. Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, California, USA.
29. Ron Nyman
Actor | Mannix
Ron made his way to Hollywood from England and appeared as an extra in many films including the 1952 version of The Ten Commandments (1956) and starred in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) and other Marilyn Monroe films. Also the Tattooed Man in There's No Business Like Show Business (1954). He was ...
30. Julia Phillips
Producer | The Sting
Julia Phillips was born on April 7, 1944 in New York City, New York, USA as Julia Miller. She was a producer and actress, known for The Sting (1973), Taxi Driver (1976) and Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977). She was married to Michael Phillips. She died on January 1, 2002 in West Hollywood,...
32. Christa Helm
Actress | Let's Go for Broke
Christa Helm was born on November 11, 1949 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Sandra Lynn Wohlfeil. She was an actress, known for Let's Go for Broke (1974), Legacy of Satan (1974) and Wonder Woman (1975). She was married to Gary Clements. She died on February 12, 1977 in West Hollywood, Los Angeles, ...
35. Ib Melchior
Writer | Death Race
The son of the Wagnerian tenor and film star Lauritz Melchior, Ib Melchior was born and educated in Denmark. After graduating from the University of Copenhagen, he joined the English Players, a British theatrical company, and toured Europe with the troupe, first as an actor and later as stage ...
36. Stephen Vaughan
Camera Department | Starship Troopers
Stephen Vaughan has been working for the greatest directors of Hollywood since 1978. He is credited on the most famous movies - more than 60 -: Blade Runner, Rain Man, Pirates of the Caribbean, The Dark Knight, Mr & Mrs Smith, Master and Commander, Mission Impossible, Man on Fire or Inception.
39. Leonard Gaines
Leonard Gaines was born on October 13, 1922 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Leonard Louis Goldblatt. He was an actor and producer, known for The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984), Lionheart (1990) and Scent of a Woman (1992). He died on February 15, 2007 in West ...
40. Ray Stark
Producer | Annie
Ray Stark was born on October 3, 1915 in New York City, New York, USA as Raymond Otto Stark. He was a producer, known for Annie (1982), Steel Magnolias (1989) and Murder by Death (1976). He was married to Frances Brice (Arnstein). He died on January 17, 2004 in West Hollywood, California, USA.
41. Ralph Edwards
Producer | The People's Court
Ralph Edwards was born near Merino, Colorado, in 1913, moving with his family to Oakland, California, when he was 12. He worked his way through college at radio stations in Oakland and San Francisco, graduating from the University of California at Berkeley in 1935 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in ...
45. Michael Prince
Actor | Death Wish II
Michael Prince was born on September 30, 1922 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Death Wish II (1982), Three Days of the Condor (1975) and Two of a Kind (1983). He was married to Anita Dangler. He died on February 19, 2000 in West Hollywood, California, USA.
46. Hal David
Soundtrack | My Best Friend's Wedding
Songwriter ("Magic Moments", "Baby Elephant Walk", "What the World Needs Now is Love") and author, educated at New York University. Joining ASCAP in 1943, he collaborated musically with Burt Bacharach, Sherman Edwards, Lee Pockriss, [error], Redd Evans, Don Rodney, John Barry and Henry Mancini. His...
48. Dirk Shafer
Writer | Circuit
Born in Carbondale, Illinois, (but raised in Oklahoma), Dirk first came to public attention when he appeared at age 27, in a photo-spread in Playgirl Magazine's "Holiday 1990" issue. This handsome, hairy-chested blond proved unusually popular with readers and when given a chance to select 1992's "...
50. Leigh Chapman
Writer | The Octagon
Leigh Chapman was born Rosa Lee Chapman on March 29, 1939 in Kannapolis, North Carolina. Following graduation from Winthrop College in Rock Hill, South Carolina, Chapman moved to Los Angeles, California in the early 1960's. Her first job was working as a secretary at the William Morris Agency. ...