Death Place Matching "Ireland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Robert Shaw

Actor | A Man for All Seasons

Robert Archibald Shaw was born on August 9, 1927, in Westhoughton, Lancashire, England, the eldest son of Doreen Nora (Avery), a nurse, and Thomas Archibald Shaw, a doctor. His paternal grandfather was Scottish, from Argyll. Shaw's mother, who was born in Piggs Peak, Swaziland, met his father while...

2. Tracy Reed

Actress | Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

Tracy Reed was born on September 21, 1941 in Barnet, Middlesex, England as Clare Tracy Compton Pelissier. She was an actress, known for Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964), Casino Royale (1967) and UFO (1970). She was married to Bill Simpson, Neil Hallett and ...

3. David Kelly

Actor | Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Born Dublin, Ireland on July 11 1929. Educated at Synge Street Catholic boys school. Started acting aged 8 in the Gaiety Theatre in Dublin. Playing everything from Beckett to Shakespeare, he has appeared in theatre, TV and film constantly since 1959. Awards include: Helen Hayes Award, Outstanding ...

4. Hurd Hatfield

Actor | The Picture of Dorian Gray

William Rukard Hurd Hatfield was an American leading man best known for his portrayal of the title character in the Oscar-winning 1945 film 'The Picture of Dorian Gray'. A native of New York, Hatfield came to England to study acting at the Chekhov Theatre Studio in Devonshire. He had lived in ...

5. Barry Fitzgerald

Actor | The Quiet Man

One of Hollywood's finest character actors and most accomplished scene stealers, Barry Fitzgerald was born William Joseph Shields in 1888 in Dublin, Ireland. Educated to enter the banking business, the diminutive Irishman with the irresistible brogue was bitten by the acting bug in the 1920s and ...

6. Noel Purcell

Actor | The Blue Lagoon

Noel Purcell was born on December 23, 1900 in Dublin, Ireland as Patrick Joseph Noel Purcell. He was an actor, known for The Blue Lagoon (1949), Mutiny on the Bounty (1962) and Moby Dick (1956). He was married to Eileen Marmion. He died on March 3, 1985 in Dublin.

7. Eddie Byrne

Actor | Star Wars

Eddie Byrne was born on January 31, 1911 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Island of Terror (1966) and Mutiny on the Bounty (1962). He died on August 21, 1981 in Dublin.

8. O.Z. Whitehead

Actor | The Grapes of Wrath

American character actor of rather bizarre range, a member of the so-called "John Ford Stock Company." Originally a New York stage actor of some repute, Whitehead entered films in the 1930s. He played a wide variety of character parts, often quite different from his own actual age and type. He is ...

9. Ray McAnally

Actor | The Mission

Although Irish character actor Ray McAnally would become one of his country's most revered stage actors, he will be forever remembered by audiences both here and abroad for a couple of films he made during the last years of his life. Born in the seaside town of Buncrana and the son of a bank ...

10. Doreen Keogh

Actress | The Royle Family

Doreen Keogh was born on April 10, 1924 in Dublin, Ireland as Doreen Sheila Elsie Keogh. She was an actress, known for The Royle Family (1998), Father Ted (1995) and Coronation Street (1960). She was married to Jack Jenner and Frank Singuineau. She died on December 31, 2017 in Thomastown, County ...

11. Nika McGuigan

Actress | Philomena

Nika McGuigan was born on January 4, 1986 in Newry, Northern Ireland as Danika McGuigan. She was an actress, known for Philomena (2013), Wildfire and Malicious Intent (2000). She died on July 23, 2019 in Dublin, Ireland.

12. Bronwyn FitzSimons

Actress | The Ravagers

Bronwyn Brigid Price has a son, Conor Beau FitzSimons, a hairdresser who also owns his own line called "The Red Collection", honoring his famous grandmother, Maureen O'Hara. Bronwyn was named after the character played by Anna Lee, her mother's co-star, in How Green Was My Valley (1941). She takes ...

13. Liam Redmond

Actor | Night of the Demon

Born in Limerick on July 27, 1913, versatile Irish actor Liam Redmond was one of four children (the others were Thomas, Mary and Eileen), born to Thomas, a master carpenter who also taught woodworking, and Eileen Redmond, a homemaker. He received his early education at the Christian Brothers junior...

14. Johnny Murphy

Actor | The Commitments

Johnny Murphy was born on October 2, 1943 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for The Commitments (1991), Waiting for Godot (2001) and Remington Steele (1982). He died on February 22, 2016 in Dublin.

15. Donal McCann

Actor | Stealing Beauty

Donal McCann was born on May 7, 1943 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Stealing Beauty (1996), The Dead (1987) and Out of Africa (1985). He died on July 17, 1999 in Dublin.

16. Sean Lawlor

Actor | Braveheart

Sean Lawlor was born on January 25, 1954 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Braveheart (1995), In the Name of the Father (1993) and Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus (2009). He died on October 10, 2009 in Dublin.

17. Edmund Breon

Actor | Dressed to Kill

Edmund Breon was born on December 12, 1882 in Hamilton, Scotland as Iver Edmund De Breon MacLaverty. He was an actor, known for Dressed to Kill (1946), The Woman in the Window (1944) and Gaslight (1944). He died on June 24, 1953 in Cork, Ireland.

18. Siobhan McKenna

Actress | Doctor Zhivago

Siobhan McKenna was born on May 24, 1923 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as Siobhan Giollamhuire Mac Cionnaith. She was an actress, known for Doctor Zhivago (1965), King of Kings (1961) and Of Human Bondage (1964). She was married to Denis O'Dea. She died on November 16, 1986 in Dublin, Ireland.

19. Niall Toibin

Actor | Far and Away

Niall Toibin was born in Cork, Ireland in 1929. Married Judy Kenny (1931-2001) in 1957. Five children and six grand-children. He has had an illustrious acting career spanning over four decades. On October 29 2002 he received the CFT Excellence Award for Best Actor.

20. Albert Sharpe

Actor | Darby O'Gill and the Little People

Albert Sharpe was born on April 15, 1885 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK. He was an actor, known for Darby O'Gill and the Little People (1959), Royal Wedding (1951) and Brigadoon (1954). He died on February 13, 1970 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

21. Anthony C. Bartley

Producer | Fireside Theatre

Anthony C. Bartley was born on March 28, 1919 in Dacca, East Bengal, British India as Anthony Charles Bartley. He was a producer and writer, known for Fireside Theatre (1949), Assignment Foreign Legion (1956) and Chevron Theatre (1952). He was married to Victoria Mann and Deborah Kerr. He died on ...

22. Denis O'Dea

Actor | The Fallen Idol

Denis O'Dea was born on April 26, 1905 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for The Fallen Idol (1948), Esther and the King (1960) and Treasure Island (1950). He was married to Siobhan McKenna. He died on November 5, 1978 in Dublin.

23. Kathleen Ryan

Actress | Christopher Columbus

Kathleen Ryan was born on September 8, 1922 in Dublin, Ireland. She was an actress, known for Christopher Columbus (1949), The Sound of Fury (1950) and Odd Man Out (1947). She was married to Dermod Devane. She died on November 11, 1985 in Dublin.

24. Godfrey Quigley

Actor | A Clockwork Orange

Godfrey Quigley was born on May 4, 1923 in Jerusalem, Palestine as Godfrey John Quigley. He was an actor, known for A Clockwork Orange (1971), Barry Lyndon (1975) and Get Carter (1971). He was married to Genevieve Lyons. He died on September 7, 1994 in Dublin, Ireland.

25. Marjorie Steele

Actress | Tough Assignment

Pert blonde actress Marjorie Steele was in films for a very short time, making only four in all. She was born in Reno, Nevada on August 27, 1930 in a log cabin built by her father, a contractor. Her mother was part Russian and Swedish while her father came from German and Sioux Indian parentage. ...

26. John McGuire

Actor | Guns for Hire

John McGuire was born on October 22, 1910. He was an actor, known for Guns for Hire (1932), Invisible Ghost (1941) and Stranger on the Third Floor (1940). He died on September 30, 1980 in Dublin, Ireland.

27. Peter Shaffer

Writer | Amadeus

Educated St Paul's School & Trinity College, Cambridge. Worked in Aquisitions Dept. of New York Public Library and for music publisher Boosey & Hawkes before finding fame as playwright.

28. Jackie Wright

Actor | The Benny Hill Show

One of twelve children, Jackie Wright started out as a body builder in the car trade, even working for a time in America upholstering Cadillacs. After the Depression he drifted back to his native Belfast and travelled the country as a music-hall trombonist and supporting comic. By the 1960s, Jackie...

29. Jimmy T. Murakami

Director | Breath

Jimmy T. Murakami was born on June 5, 1933 in San Jose, California, USA as Teruaki Murakami. He is known for his work on Breath (1967), Heavy Metal (1981) and When the Wind Blows (1986). He was married to Ethna Murakami. He died on February 16, 2014 in Dublin, Ireland.

30. Maureen Cusack

Actress | Odd Man Out

Maureen Cusack was born on November 24, 1920 in Glenties, Co. Donegal, Ireland as Maureen Kiely. She was an actress, known for Odd Man Out (1947), Von Richthofen and Brown (1971) and The Rising of the Moon (1957). She was married to Cyril Cusack. She died on December 18, 1977 in Dublin, Ireland.

31. Pat Laffan

Actor | The Saint

Pat Laffan was born on June 8, 1939 in County Meath, Ireland as Patrick Laffan. He was an actor, known for The Saint (1997), Leap Year (2010) and War Horse (2011). He was married to Eileen. He died on March 14, 2019 in Dublin, Ireland.

32. Patrick O'Brian

Writer | Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Patrick O'Brian was born on December 12, 1914 in Chalfont St. Peter, Buckinghamshire, England as Richard Patrick Russ. He was a writer, known for Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), Van der Valk (1972) and Close Up (1998). He was married to Frieda Mary Wicksteed ...

33. Karl Shiels

Actor | Batman Begins

Karl Shiels was born on January 1, 1972 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor and producer, known for Batman Begins (2005), Haywire (2011) and Into the Badlands (2015). He died on July 14, 2019 in Dublin.

34. Tom Clancy

Actor | The DuPont Show of the Month

Tom Clancy was born on October 29, 1923 in Carrick-on-Suir, Co. Tipperary, Ireland. He was an actor, known for The DuPont Show of the Month (1957), The House of God (1984) and Studio One in Hollywood (1948). He died on November 7, 1990 in County Waterford, Ireland.

35. Jimmy O'Dea

Actor | Darby O'Gill and the Little People

Jimmy O'Dea was born on April 26, 1899 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Darby O'Gill and the Little People (1959), Let's Be Famous (1939) and The Magical World of Disney (1954). He died on January 7, 1965 in Dublin.

36. Niall O'Brien

Actor | Excalibur

Niall O'Brien was born on February 8, 1946 in Dublin, Ireland, UK. He was an actor, known for Excalibur (1981), Gorky Park (1983) and The Legend of 1900 (1998). He died on February 25, 2009 in Ireland.

37. Brian McGrath

Actor | P.S. I Love You

Brian McGrath was born on August 23, 1943 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for P.S. I Love You (2007), Alexander (2004) and Evelyn (2002). He was married to Carolyn. He died on November 10, 2010 in Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland.

38. Julie Maxwell

Actress | Soft Border Patrol

Julie Maxwell was born in 1983 in Northern Ireland. She was an actress, known for Soft Border Patrol (2018) and Sketchy with Diarmuid Corr (2010). She was married to Rhodri Lewis. She died on August 25, 2019 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

39. Brefni O'Rorke

Actor | Perfect Strangers

Brefni O'Rorke was born on June 26, 1889 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Vacation from Marriage (1945), The Upturned Glass (1947) and Don't Take It to Heart! (1944). He died on November 11, 1946 in Ireland.

40. Michael O'Herlihy

Director | Hoover vs. the Kennedys: The Second Civil War

Brother of Oscar nominated actor Dan O'Herlihy, Michael O'Herlihy was a major TV director in the US from the 1950s to the 1980s. His credits include Star Trek: The Original Series (1966), Maverick (1957), Gunsmoke (1955), M*A*S*H (1972), Hawaii Five-O (1968), The A-Team (1983) and Miami Vice (1984)...

41. Kevin McClory

Producer | Never Say Never Again

Kevin McClory was born on June 8, 1926 in Dublin, Ireland as Kevin O'Donovan McClory. He is known for his work on Never Say Never Again (1983), Thunderball (1965) and The Boy and the Bridge (1959). He was married to Fredericka (Bo) Sigrist. He died on November 20, 2006 in Dublin.

42. Eileen Crowe

Actress | The Quiet Man

Eileen Crowe was born in 1898 in Dublin, Ireland. She was an actress, known for The Quiet Man (1952), Top o' the Morning (1949) and The Plough and the Stars (1936). She was married to F.J. McCormick. She died on May 8, 1978 in Dublin.

43. Birdy Sweeney

Actor | The Crying Game

Birdy Sweeney began acting when he was in his 50s having spent much of his earlier life as a comic and bird impersonator. He won his distinctive nickname while still a schoolboy making his debut mimicking blackbirds as an 11-year-old on BBC Radio Ulster. Sweeney had a heart attack when he was only ...

44. Jer O'Leary

Actor | Michael Collins

Jer O'Leary was born in Ireland. He was an actor, known for Michael Collins (1996), My Left Foot (1989) and In the Name of the Father (1993). He was married to Eithne O'Brien. He died on December 26, 2018 in Ireland.

45. Joseph Tomelty

Actor | A Night to Remember

The distinctively white-haired, bushy-browed Northern Irish novelist, playwright and character actor, Joseph Tomelty was born the eldest of seven children in the small fishing village of Portaferry, County Down. He initially followed in his father's footsteps as a house painter. Early on, life on ...

46. Louis Mountbatten

Actor | Nice and Friendly

Louis Mountbatten was born on June 25, 1900 in Windsor, Berkshire, England as Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Battenberg. He was married to Edwina Mountbatten. He died on August 27, 1979 in off Mullaghmore, County Sligo, Ireland.

47. Stephen Gaffney

Director | Red Room

Winner of St Patrick's Hospital ' Frame of Mind' short film award.

48. Marie Kean

Actress | Barry Lyndon

Educated at Loreto College, North Great George's Street, Dublin. Joined Gaiety School of Acting in 1947, began acting professionally with the Radio √Čireann Players in 1948, later joining the Abbey Theatre company. She soon became recognised as a character actress of exceptional force and talent. ...

49. Noelle Middleton

Actress | Carrington V.C.

Noelle Middleton was born on December 18, 1926 in Sligo, Ireland. She was an actress, known for Court Martial (1954), The Circle (1957) and St. Ives (1955). She died on January 30, 2016 in Strandhill, Co. Sligo, Ireland.

50. Wolf Mankowitz

Writer | The Day the Earth Caught Fire

Playwright, screenwriter and novelist Wolf Mankowitz was one of Britain's most prolific and successful writers. Once dubbed "the rising hope of British musical theatre," he lived an extravagant lifestyle, which included three luxury homes, although he was frequently in trouble with the taxman.

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