Death Place Matching "West Hollywood, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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1. River Phoenix

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 ...

2. Carolyn Jones

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 ...

3. Dorothy Dandridge

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 ...

6. Alexander Godunov

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 ...

8. Margaret Blye

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.

17. Alan Sues

Actor | The Twilight Zone

Most will remember Sues as 'Uncle Al the Kiddies Pal' from "Rowan and Martin's Laugh In". He was born Alan Grigsby Sues on March 7, 1926 in Ross, California.

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.

20. Vladimir Sokoloff

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.

22. Russell Collins

Actor | The Enemy Below

Russell Collins was born on October 11, 1897 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. He was an actor, known for The Enemy Below (1957), Fail-Safe (1964) and Miss Sadie Thompson (1953). He died on November 14, 1965 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, ...

26. Erica Hagen

Actress | Soylent Green

Erica Hagen was born on June 6, 1946 in the USA. She was an actress, known for Soylent Green (1973), Wonder Woman (1975) and Land of the Lost (1974). She died on September 15, 2018 in West Hollywood, California, USA.

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

Actor | Baby Signing Time Vol. 4: Let's Be Friends

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,...

31. Domino Harvey

Soundtrack | Domino

Domino Harvey was born on August 7, 1969 in Belgravia, London, England. She was an actress, known for Domino (2005) and Constantine (2005). She died on June 27, 2005 in West Hollywood, California, USA.

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, ...

33. John Brown

Actor | Robot Monster

John Brown was born on April 4, 1904 in Hull, Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Robot Monster (1953), Strangers on a Train (1951) and The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950). He died on May 16, 1957 in West Hollywood, California, USA.

34. David Renard

Actor | Burke's Law

David Renard was born on July 22, 1921 in Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Burke's Law (1963), M Squad (1957) and The Wild Wild West (1965). He died on August 19, 1973 in West Hollywood, California, USA.

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.


37. Simone Battle

Actress | What We Need

Simone Battle was born on June 17, 1989 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Simone Sherise Battle. She was an actress, known for What We Need (2014), Zoey 101 (2005) and Meanamorphosis (2012). She died on September 5, 2014 in West Hollywood, Los Angeles.

38. Mark Landon

Actor | Goodbye America

Mark Landon was born on October 1, 1948 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Mark Frasier. He was an actor, known for Goodbye America (1997), Double Edge (1986) and Us (1991). He died on May 11, 2009 in West Hollywood, California.

39. Leonard Gaines

Actor | The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

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 ...

42. Barbara Pilavin

Actress | A League of Their Own

Barbara Pilavin was born on September 27, 1923. She was an actress, known for A League of Their Own (1992), 10 to Midnight (1983) and Constantine (2005). She died on January 2, 2005 in West Hollywood, California, USA.

43. Kim Fattorini

Actress | The Hands of Time

Kim Fattorini was born on October 18, 1986 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Kimberly Ann Fattorini. She is known for her work on The Hands of Time (2014), The Hi-Life (2012) and Badass! (2010). She died on July 21, 2017 in West Hollywood, California.

44. Diane Linkletter

Actress | The Red Skelton Show

Diane Linkletter was born on October 31, 1948 in California, USA. She was an actress, known for The Red Skelton Hour (1951), The Linkletter Show (1952) and Disneyland '59 (1959). She died on October 4, 1969 in West Hollywood, California.

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...

47. J.C. Spink

Producer | A History of Violence

J.C. Spink was born in 1973 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a producer, known for A History of Violence (2005), I Am Number Four (2011) and Criminal (2016). He died on April 18, 2017 in West Hollywood, California, USA.

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 "...

49. Robert Brower

Actor | The Little Minister

Robert Brower was born on July 14, 1850 in Point Pleasant, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Little Minister (1921), Vanity Fair (1915) and A Tudor Princess (1913). He died on December 8, 1934 in West Hollywood, California, USA.

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. ...

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