Death Place Matching "Phoenix, Arizona, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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1. Peter Brown

Actor | Foxy Brown

Peter Brown got into acting when he was in the army by organizing a theater group on base to occupy his spare time while stationed in Alaska. After his discharge he enrolled in the acting program at UCLA, and starting in the mid-1950s found employment in many of the western films and series being ...

2. David Graf

Actor | Police Academy

David Graf was a Lancaster, Ohio native. He was a graduate of Lancaster High School in 1968. He went on to attend college at Otterbein University where he graduated in 1972 as a theater major. He attended Ohio State University grad school until 1975 when he dropped out to pursue an acting career in...

3. Charles Boyer

Actor | Gaslight

Charles Boyer studied philosophy before he went to the theater where he gave his debut in 1920. Although he had at first no intentions to pursue a career at the movies (his first movie was L'homme du large (1920) by Marcel L'Herbier) he used his chance in Hollywood after several filming stations ...

4. Pat Paterson

Actress | Charlie Chan in Egypt

Pat Paterson was born on April 10, 1910 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England as Patricia Elizabeth Paterson. She was an actress, known for Charlie Chan in Egypt (1935), Idiot's Delight (1939) and Call It Luck (1934). She was married to Charles Boyer. She died on August 24, 1978 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

5. Beverly Michaels

Actress | Wicked Woman

Beverly Michaels was born on December 28, 1928 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Wicked Woman (1953), East Side, West Side (1949) and Women Without Men (1956). She was married to Russell Rouse and Voldemar Vetluguin. She died on June 9, 2007 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

6. Harry Cohn

It Happened One Night

He was crude, uneducated, foul and, even on his best behavior, abrasive. No major studio executive of the so-called "Golden Age" was more loathed (although at times the dictatorial Samuel Goldwyn and the hard-nosed Jack L. Warner came close) than Harry Cohn.

Born in the middle of 5 children to ...

7. Adele Astaire

Writer | Round the Film Studios

Adele and her brother Fred were the toast of Broadway in the 1920s and early thirties with such shows as Lady be Good and Funny Face. Many thought Adele was the greater entertainer of the pair, comparing her to Fanny Brice and Imogene Coca. Fred was far more serious about his craft and would ...

8. Cosmo Allegretti

Actor | Sorcerer

Cosmo Allegretti was born on April 6, 1927 in Manhattan, New York, USA as Cosmo Francis Allegretti. He was an actor, known for Sorcerer (1977), Captain Kangaroo (1955) and Street Hunter (1990). He was married to Ilolya Korody and Carol Lawrence. He died on July 26, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

9. Jesse Owens

Self | XIV Olympiad: The Glory of Sport

Jesse Owens, arguably the most popular American track and field star in history, was -- along with his contemporary, world's heavyweight champion Joe Louis -- one of the first African Americans to change white society's perception of both black athletes and, more importantly, people of color. The ...

10. Andy Russell

Soundtrack | Lolita

Born in Los Angeles to Mexican immigrant parents, Andy Russell, who took his professional name from one of his idols, Russ Columbo, acheived his greatest U.S. popularity in the 1940s. As with Columbo and Bing Crosby before him, he started out singing with Gus Arnheim's orchestra at the Cocoanut ...

11. Henry Kendrick

Actor | Raising Arizona

Henry Kendrick was born on September 25, 1933 in Bisbee, Arizona, USA as Henry Max Kendrick. He was an actor, known for Raising Arizona (1987), Revenge of the Nerds (1984) and The Ghost Dance (1982). He was married to Kathryne Marie Sullivan. He died on April 15, 1990 in Phoenix, Arizona.

12. Kelly Brown

Actor | Daddy Long Legs

Kelly Brown was born on September 24, 1928 in Jackson, Mississippi, USA. He was an actor, known for Daddy Long Legs (1955), Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) and Oklahoma! (1955). He was married to Isabel Mirrow Brown. He died on March 13, 1981 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

13. Delores Wells

Actress | The Time Travelers

Pretty and petite 5'2" brunette Delores Wells was born on October 17, 1937 in Reading, Pennsylvania. Delores was the Playmate of the Month in the June, 1960 issue of "Playboy" (she was paid $500 dollars for this particular pictorial). Wells worked as a Bunny at the Chicago Playboy Club, where she ...

14. Mary Sinclair

Actress | Studio One

Mary Sinclair was historically significant for being the first actress to sign a seven-year contract with a television studio. In 1951 she signed with CBS and became a staple in an emerging genre, the one-hour television drama. She regularly appeared on the most popular programs such as The U.S. ...

15. Paul Harvey

Actor | The Right of the People

Paul Harvey was born on September 4, 1918 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as Paul Harvey Aurandt. He was an actor, known for The Right of the People (1986), Everything That Rises (1998) and The Mike Douglas Show (1961). He was married to Lynn "Angel" Cooper. He died on February 28, 2009 in Phoenix, Arizona...

16. Susan Miller

Actress | Never Give a Sucker an Even Break

Susan Miller was born on March 13, 1920 in Clark's Summit, Pennsylvania, USA. She was an actress, known for Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941), Swing It Soldier (1941) and Miracle on Main Street (1939). She died on August 26, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

17. Frank Lloyd Wright


Frank Lloyd Wright was one of America's most famous architects who introduced his concept of "Organic architecture" and designed such landmarks as the Fallingwater and the Guggenheim Museum of Art.

He was born Frank Lincoln Wright on June 8, 1867, in Richland Center, Wisconsin, USA, into a family of...

18. Margaret Marquis

Actress | A Family Affair

Margaret Marquis was born on August 19, 1919 in North Bay, Nipissing District, Ontario, Canada as Margaret Alice Marquis. She was an actress, known for A Family Affair (1937), Penrod and Sam (1931) and Brand of the Outlaws (1936). She died on January 19, 1993 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

19. Sanford Gibbons

Actor | Tombstone

Sanford Gibbons born in Kansas City, Missouri attended St. Benedict's College in Atkinson, Kansas, where he earned a bachelor of arts degree in English and Dramatics.He enlisted in the US Army and was assigned to the Armed Forces Radio Service in Anchorage Alaska. He had a television variety show ...

20. Helen Badgley

Actress | The Fires of Youth

Helen Badgley was born in Saratoga Springs, New York, in 1910. She made her film debut a year later in Brother Bob's Baby (1911) as "the baby". She became popularly known as "The Thanhouser Kidlet" and appeared in many films as a child.

She "retired" from the film business when she turned six years ...

21. Chris Squire

Soundtrack | Apollo 18

Born in London on March 4, 1948, Chris Squire engaged in a highly musical childhood, including singing in St. Paul's distinguished youth choir. In 1968, he bumped into aspiring tenor vocalist Jon Anderson in a London bar, "La Chasse". They soon found that they shared similar ideas of how music ...

22. Charles Young

Actor | Malcolm X

Charles Young was born on October 14, 1935 in Augusta, Georgia, USA. He is known for his work on Malcolm X (1992), Matlock (1986) and Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time (1991). He died on December 11, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

23. Kirby Puckett

Actor | MC Hammer: 2 Legit 2 Quit

Kirby Puckett was born on March 14, 1960 in Chicago's South Side. He was the youngest of nine children born to William and Catherine Puckett. He was raised in the Robert Taylor Homes housing project, a row of broken-down apartments, which were dubbed "the place where hope dies."

Since there were no ...

24. Ray Daley

Actor | The Five Pennies

Ray Daley was born on March 23, 1932 in Florida, USA. He was an actor, known for The Five Pennies (1959), The Thin Red Line (1964) and Mike Hammer (1958). He was married to Mary Hirschfeld Daley. He died on June 10, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

25. Danny Zapien

Actor | Death Valley Days

Danny Zapien was born on March 22, 1925 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. He was an actor, known for Death Valley Days (1952), And Should We Die (1966) and Chastity (1969). He died on April 1, 1983 in Phoenix.

26. Perk Lazelle

Actor | How to Marry a Millionaire

Perk Lazelle was born on August 25, 1907 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Percy Muehlig. He was an actor, known for How to Marry a Millionaire (1957), The Red Skelton Hour (1951) and The DuPont Show with June Allyson (1959). He was married to Yvonne Della Bowman. He died on January 27, 2000 in ...

27. Rick Riccardo

Actor | The Man Who Fell to Earth

Rick Riccardo was born on September 17, 1929 in the USA. He was an actor, known for The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976). He was married to Valerie Marchant, Faith Quabius and Virginia Wilson. He died on June 3, 1977 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

28. Donrue Leighton

Actress | Oh, Doctor

Donrue Leighton was born on October 19, 1913 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Oh, Doctor (1937). She was married to Thomas Phipps, William Tannen and Edgar L. Marston. She died on November 5, 1963 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

29. Tom Basham

Actor | Colossus: The Forbin Project

Tom Basham was born on May 16, 1942 in Arizona, USA as Thomas C. Basham. He was an actor, known for Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970), An Eye for an Eye (1973) and It Takes a Thief (1968). He died on July 29, 2010 in Phoenix, Arizona.

30. John 'Shorty' Powers

Actor | Way... Way Out

John 'Shorty' Powers was born on August 30, 1922 in Toledo, Ohio, USA as John Anthony Powers. He was an actor, known for Way... Way Out (1966), The Day the Earth Froze (1959) and Airwolf (1984). He died on December 31, 1979 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

31. Al Bianchi

Self | ESPN SportsCentury

Al Bianchi was born on March 26, 1932 in Long Island City, New York, USA as Alfred A. Bianchi. He was married to Johnnie Orr. He died on October 28, 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

32. Donah Bassett

Editorial Department | Firestarter

Born Donah June Polk in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Her mother moved her to California in 1928. Donah studied art thru high school and community college in Santa Monica, California. She began a career in the Film Industry in 1954, working as a film technician at Technicolor Film Laboratory. She then moved ...

33. David L. Thompson

Actor | Beyond Justice

David L. Thompson was born in 1931 in Eugene, Oregon, USA as David Loren Thompson. He was an actor, known for Beyond Justice (1992), Beyond Justice (1991) and Millions (1991). He died on April 21, 2016 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

34. Jack Owens

Soundtrack | A Christmas Story

Jack Owens was born on October 17, 1912 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. He died on January 26, 1982 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

35. Howard Pine

Production Manager | The Karate Kid

Howard Pine was born on April 4, 1917 in New York City, New York, USA as Howard Benjamin Pine. He was an assistant director and production manager, known for The Karate Kid (1984), Annie (1982) and The Karate Kid Part II (1986). He died on March 2, 1999 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

36. Damon Intrabartolo

Music Department | Eight Legged Freaks

Damon Intrabartolo studied music composition at USC School of Music. Recent theater work includes bare: a pop opera (Winner, Best Musical: LA Weekly, Los Angeles Drama Critics, 2001 Ovation Awards, Backstage Garland Awards), Ann E. Wrecksick & the Odyssey of the Bulimic Orphans (Los Angeles ...

37. Earl Haley

Director | The Gentleman from Arizona

Earl Haley was born on October 1, 1897 in Globe, Arizona, USA. He was an assistant director and actor, known for The Gentleman from Arizona (1939), King of the Wild Horses (1933) and Clipped Wings (1937). He died on March 27, 1987 in Phoenix, Arizona.

38. Prince Denis

The Wizard of Oz

Prince Denis was born on January 26, 1892 in Pyrenees Mountains, France. He was an actor, known for The Wizard of Oz (1939). He died on June 21, 1984 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

39. Charles Keating

Self | Inside Deep Throat

Charles Keating was born on December 4, 1923 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Charles Humphrey Keating Jr. He was a producer, known for Inside Deep Throat (2005). He was married to Mary Elaine Fette. He died on March 31, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

40. Joni Sledge

Soundtrack | California Girls

Joni Sledge was born on September 13, 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Joan Sledge. She died on March 10, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

41. Dana Wells

Self | 1989 NFL Draft

Dana Wells was born on May 30, 1975. He died on August 16, 1996 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

42. Dorothy McGuire

Self | Arthur Godfrey and His Friends

Dorothy McGuire was born on February 13, 1928 in Middletown, Ohio, USA. She was married to Lowell James Williamson and John Henry Brown. She died on September 7, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

43. Mildred Brion

Actress | The Gauntlet

Mildred Brion was born on July 11, 1910 in Arizona, USA as Mildred J. Brion. She was an actress, known for The Gauntlet (1977), Hanky Panky (1982) and Used Cars (1980). She died on May 22, 2010 in Phoenix, Arizona.

44. Jerry Lawson

Music Department | E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

Jerry Lawson was born on January 23, 1944 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA as Jerome Eugene Lawson. He is known for his work on E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), The Heartbreak Kid (1993) and Soul! (1968). He was married to Julie Hurwitz. He died on July 10, 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

45. Evelyn Dall

Soundtrack | Time Flies

Evelyn Dall was born on January 8, 1918 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Evelyn Mildred Fuss. She was married to Sam Winter and Albert Ernest Holmes. She died on March 10, 2010 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

46. Don Newton

Writer | Beware the Batman

Don Newton (1934-1984) was an American comics artist. He was born in St. Charles Virginia, but grew up in Arizona. During his career, he worked for a number of comic book publishers including Charlton Comics, DC Comics, and Marvel Comics. At DC he did notable stints on Aquaman, Batman and Captain ...

47. Richard Glover

Actor | Arizona Heat

Richard Glover was born on August 30, 1953 in Denver, Colorado, USA as Richard Gene Glover. He was an actor, known for Arizona Heat (1988), The Appearance of a Man (2008) and Billy the Kid (1989). He died on January 26, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

48. Ted McCaskill

Slap Shot

Ted McCaskill was born on October 29, 1936 in Kapuskasing, Ontario, Canada as Edward Joel McCaskill. He was an actor, known for Slap Shot (1977). He was married to Mae. He died on March 3, 2016 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

49. Hal Stone

Actor | Lauderdale

Hal Stone was born on June 10, 1931 in Long Island, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Lauderdale (1989) and Hellcat Mud Wrestlers (1983). He died on February 21, 2007 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

50. Jimmy Starr

Writer | The Man Hunter

Jimmy Starr was born on February 3, 1904 in Clarksville, Texas, USA as James Atherton Starr. He was a writer and actor, known for The Man Hunter (1930), The Corpse Came C.O.D. (1947) and Spring Is Here (1930). He was married to Cherie R Brigance, Marcoreta Hellman, Julie Carter, Eve Conrad and Eve ...

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