Santa Barbara Cemeteryby Syl | created - 22 Aug 2012 | updated - 11 months ago | Public
The men and women interred at Santa Barbara Cemetery in Santa Barbara, California.
Actor | Random Harvest
British leading man of primarily American films, one of the great stars of the Golden Age. Raised in Ealing, the son of a successful silk merchant, he attended boarding school in Sussex, where he first discovered amateur theatre. He intended to attend Cambridge and become an engineer, but his ...
Actor | Dark Shadows
After four years in the Drama Department of the University of California, Bernau appeared in the New York Shakespeare Festival's production of "Antony and Cleopatra". In 1964, he was featured in the National Company's touring production of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?".
3. Paul Brooks
Actor | The Falcon's Alibi
Paul Brooks was born on April 10, 1918 in San Francisco, California, USA as Paul Frederick Brinkman. He was an actor, known for The Falcon's Alibi (1946), Roaring City (1951) and Double Honeymoon (1945). He was married to Jeanne Crain. He died on October 1, 2003 in Santa Barbara, California.
Plot: Central Block N, Grave 101
4. Sabin Carr
Producer | Harlem on the Prairie
A graduate of Yale College, and a champion athlete, Carr represented the United States in the 1928 Summer Olympics, winning the gold medal for the pole vault.
Plot: Summit Section, Channel Addition, Lot 33
Actor | Racing Luck
Bill Cartledge was born on October 4, 1914 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA. He is known for his work on Racing Luck (1948), Harrigan's Kid (1943) and Fighting Fools (1949). He died on July 11, 1975 in Santa Barbara, California, USA.
Plot: Central Section, Block- F- Grave- 199
Actress | City Lights
Actress in US and UK films of the early 1930s. Born on a farm, Cherrill was discovered by Charles Chaplin while sitting beside him at a boxing match in Los Angeles; he introduced himself at intermission and hired her for her debut in City Lights (1931). She met husband Cary Grant at the premiere of ...
Plot: Chapel, Bay A, Niche 51
Actress | Alice in Wonderland
Heather Grace Angel was born in Oxford, England, on February 9, 1909. She dabbled on the stage for a time before coming to California to try her luck on the screen. Heather was 20 years old when she landed a bit part for the 1929 film, Bulldog Drummond (1929). Although she didn't know it at the ...
Plot: Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Life Eternal, Bay A, Tier 5, Niche 13
8. Jeanne Crain
Actress | State Fair
Jeanne Crain was born in Barstow, California, on May 25, 1925. The daughter of a high school English teacher and his wife, Jeanne was moved to Los Angeles not long after her birth after her father got another teaching position in that city. While in junior high school, Jeanne played the lead in a ...
Plot: Central section, block "n" near marker #154
Actor | Boys Town
English-born Leslie Fenton came to the U.S. as a child. He journeyed to Hollywood in his late teens to break into the movies, and managed to get several jobs as an actor. He became a reliable supporting actor in many pictures in the 1930s, working his way up to leads in B pictures. He switched to ...
10. Al Gionfriddo
Self | 1947 World Series
Al Gionfriddo was born on March 8, 1922 in Dysart, Pennsylvania, USA as Albert Francis Gionfriddo. He was married to Susan Carol Jacobsen and Arlene Lentz. He died on March 15, 2003 in Solvang, California, USA.
Plot: Section M, Lot 51 GPS coordinates: 34.4190788, -119.6573105 (hddd.dddd)
11. 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.
Plot: Ocean View Addition, Lot C-132
12. Laurence Harvey
Actor | The Manchurian Candidate
Laurence Harvey was a British movie star who helped usher in the 1960s with his indelible portrait of a ruthless social climber, and became one of the decade's cultural icons for his appearances in socially themed motion pictures.
Harvey was born Zvi Mosheh Skikne on October 1, 1928 in Joniskis, ...
Plot: Ocean View Add, C-132 GPS coordinates: 34.4178009, -119.6555634 (hddd.dddd)
13. Byron Haskin
Director | The War of the Worlds
After graduation from the University of California at Berkeley, Byron Haskin worked for a time as a newspaper cartoonist. He began his career in the film industry in 1920 as a commercial-industrial movie photographer, and then as a cameraman for Pathe and International Newsreel. Later he became an ...
Self | Seabiscuit
Mrs. Charles Howard was born on September 22, 1903 in Salinas, California, USA as Marcela Zabala. She was married to Leslie Fenton and Charles Howard. She died on March 31, 1987 in Montecito, California.
Plot: Sunset section, Block C, Lot 25
Writer | Zuckerkandl!
Robert Maynard Hutchins was one of the most noted educators of the twentieth century. The son of a New England clergyman and university president, Hutchins became the Yale Law School's youngest dean ever at age 28. At 31 he was named president of the University of Chicago, where his ideas about ...
16. John Ireland
Actor | All the King's Men
Born in Canada, John Ireland was raised in New York. Performing as a swimmer in a water carnival, he moved into the legitimate theater, often appearing in minor roles in Broadway plays. His first big break in pictures came in 1945 when he appeared as Windy the introspective letter-writing G.I. in ...
Plot: Mausoleum in the Pines, Block C4, Tier 6, Crypt 9
17. Murray Kinnell
Actor | The Public Enemy
Murray Kinnell was born on July 24, 1889 in London, England. He was an actor, known for The Public Enemy (1931), The Three Musketeers (1935) and Charlie Chan in Paris (1935). He was married to Henrietta Goodwin. He died on August 11, 1954 in Santa Barbara, California, USA.
Plot: Vista Del Mar Section, Block -A-Grave-186
20. Fess Parker
Actor | The Great Locomotive Chase
A former college athlete at the University of Texas, Fess studied drama in the early fifties and debuted in Springfield Rifle (1952). He made only a handful of movies until he was signed by Walt Disney to star in the "Davy Crockett" series. When Walt was looking for an actor to play the part of ...
21. Suzy Parker
Actress | Kiss Them for Me
Suzy Parker was born on October 28, 1932 in Long Island City, New York, USA as Cecilia Ann Renee Parker. She was an actress, known for Kiss Them for Me (1957), The Best of Everything (1959) and Funny Face (1957). She was married to Bradford Dillman, Pierre de la Salle and Charles Ronald Staton. She...
22. Carmen Phillips
Actress | Easy Rider
Carmen Phillips was born on January 10, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for Easy Rider (1969), One Step Beyond (1959) and Please Don't Eat the Daisies (1960). She was married to David Morin. She died on September 22, 2002 in Hollywood, California, USA.
23. Vera Ralston
Actress | Storm Over Lisbon
After achieving modest fame as an ice skater in her native Czechoslovakia, Vera Hruba was brought to America by Republic Pictures head Herbert J. Yates, who hoped to turn her into the next Sonja Henie. After featuring her in several Ice Capades movies, he added "Ralston" to her name and tried to ...
25. Kenneth Rexroth
Kenneth Rexroth was born on December 22, 1905 in South Bend, Indiana, USA as Kenneth Charles Marion Rexroth. He was married to Carol Tinker, Marthe Larsen, Marie Kass and Andree Dutcher. He died on June 6, 1982 in Montecito, California, USA.
Plot: Sunset section, Block C, Grave 18
Writer | True Grit
Marguerite Roberts was born on September 21, 1905 in Greeley, Colorado, USA as Marguerite A. Roberts. She was a writer, known for True Grit (1969), Ziegfeld Girl (1941) and Ivanhoe (1952). She was married to John Sanford. She died on February 17, 1989 in Santa Barbara, California, USA.
27. John Sanford
Writer | Honky Tonk
Born Julian Lawrence Shapiro on 31 May 1904 in Harlem, John Sanford was a descendant of Russian immigrants, and trained as a lawyer, practising with his father, Philip. A chance encounter with a childhood friend, Nathanael West caused him to change his focus to writing. Abandoning his New York law ...
Director | The Detectives
Directed the original Broadway productions of "The Philadelphia Story," "The Postman Always Rings Twice," "Dodsworth," "Babes in Arms" and "Pride and Prejudice" before coming out to California from New York City in 1938 to direct films. He later turned to TV.
Plot: Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Life Eternal, Bay A, Tier 5, Niche 13
29. Norma Varden
Actress | The Sound of Music
The daughter of a retired sea captain and his much-younger wife, actress Norma Varden was born and raised in turn-of-the-century London. A piano prodigy, she studied in Paris and appeared in concert in England during her teenage years. Acting, however, became her career of choice, studying at the ...
30. Alan Thicke
Actor | Growing Pains
Alan Thicke was born on March 1, 1947 in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada as Alan Willis Jeffrey. He is known for his work on Growing Pains (1985), Raising Helen (2004) and The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009). He was married to Tanya Callau, Gina Marie Tolleson and Gloria Loring. He died on ...