Highgate East London,Englandby Syl | created - 26 Dec 2012 | updated - 15 Apr 2016 | Public
The men and women interred at Highgate East Cemetery in Highgate, London, England.
Producer | Hot Shots
Jeremy Beadle was born on April 12, 1948 in Hackney, London, England as Jeremy James Anthony Gibson Beadle. He was a writer and producer, known for Hot Shots (1994), Eureka (1981) and Beadle's About (1986). He was married to Susan (Sue) Maria Marshall. He died on January 30, 2008 in Westminster, ...
Writer | The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Born Douglas Noel Adams on March 11, 1952 in Cambridge. From 1959 until 1970 he went to Brentwood school in Essex, and his main interest was science. As a student in Cambridge he decided to hitch-hike through Europe to Istanbul, and in order to raise funds for this he took a lot of small jobs. In ...
Plot: Square 74, Plot 52377
Actress | The Wicker Man
She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Tom Jones (1963) and appeared in The Third Secret (1964) the following year but she allowed her film career to decline following her marriage to actor Sean Connery, the second of her three husbands, to whom ...
7. Edith Day
Actress | A Romance of the Air
Edith Day was born on April 10, 1896 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Edith Marie Day. She was an actress, known for A Romance of the Air (1918), Children Not Wanted (1920) and The Grain of Dust (1918). She was married to Pat Somerset and Carl E. Carlton. She died on May 1, 1971 in London, England.
8. George Eliot
Writer | Middlemarch
Mary Anne Evans was born on 22 November 1819 at South Farm, Arbury Hall near Nuneaton, Warwickshire. Her parents were Robert Evans, the manager of Arbury Hall, and Christina Evans. She had four siblings: Robert, Fanny, Chrissy and Isaac. Mary was always considered a serious child and she always had...
9. Paul Foot
Actor | Peacock Season
Plot: Near Karl Marx
10. Bruce Fraser
Bruce Fraser was born in 1888 in Acton, London, England as Bruce Austin Fraser. He died in 1981.
12. Lou Gish
Actress | Where the Heart Is
Lou Gish was a bright and sassy actor of natural poise and comic edge. The daughter of the actors Roland Curram and Sheila Gish, she demonstrated her range in her last two stage roles.
At the tiny Gate Theatre in Notting Hill, west London, in January last year, she played General Pinochet's Spanish ...
13. Sheila Gish
Actress | Highlander
Sheila Gish was born on April 23, 1942 in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England as Sheila Anne Syme Gash. She was an actress, known for Highlander (1986), Mansfield Park (1999) and Highlander: Endgame (2000). She was married to Denis Lawson and Roland Curram. She died on March 9, 2005 in Camden, London, ...
16. Hutch Hutchinson
Music_department | The Wedding Singer
Hutch Hutchinson is known for his work on The Wedding Singer (1998).
Plot: Near to the entrance to the cemetery. In the section immediately on your right as you enter the cemetery
17. Bert Jansch
Soundtrack | The Squid and the Whale
Bert Jansch was born on November 3, 1943 in Glasgow, Scotland as Herbert Jansch. He was a composer, known for The Squid and the Whale (2005), Downsizing (2017) and Calendar Girls (2003). He was married to Loren Auerbach, Heather Rosemary Sewell and Lynda Campbell. He died on October 5, 2011 in ...
20. Carl Mayer
Writer | Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari
Carl Meyer was the son of a stock speculator who committed suicide. He had to leave school at 15 to work as a secretary. Mayer moved away from Graz to Innsbruck and then Vienna, where he worked as a dramatist. Meanwhile, the events of the First World War turned him into a pacifist.
In 1917 he went ...
21. Malcolm McLaren
Soundtrack | Suicide Squad
In the mid 1970s, as a young man not yet thirty, Malcolm McLaren owned and operated a London shop simply called "Sex" and dreamed of fame and fortune. He met a half formed group of teenage rock star hopefuls and fed them happy half truths about the great bands he had led to stardom. With his help ...
23. Henry Moore
Art_department | The Pythoness
Henry Moore was born on July 30, 1898 in Castleford, West Yorkshire, England as Henry Spencer Moore. He is known for his work on The Pythoness (1951), A Hundred Years Undergound (1963) and Masters of Modern Sculpture Part II: Beyond Cubism (1978). He was married to Irina Radetsky. He died on August...
24. Sidney Nolan
Art_department | Burke & Wills
Sidney Nolan was born on April 22, 1917 in Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Sidney Robert Nolan. He is known for his work on Burke & Wills (1985), The Rite of Spring (1962) and Paradise Garden (1974). He was married to Mary Boyd, Cynthia Reed and Elizabeth Paterson. He died on ...
26. Ralph Richardson
Actor | Doctor Zhivago
Sir Ralph Richardson was one of the greatest actors of the 20th Century English-language theater, ascending to the height of his profession in the mid-1930s when he became a star in London's West End. He became the first actor of his generation to be knighted. He became Sir Ralph in 1947, and was ...
27. Anthony Shaffer
Writer | Sleuth
Anthony Shaffer was born on May 15, 1926 in Liverpool, England as Anthony Joshua Shaffer. He is known for his work on Sleuth (1972), The Wicker Man (1973) and Frenzy (1972). He was married to Diane Cilento and Carolyn Soley. He died on November 6, 2001 in London, England.
28. Nat Taylor
Producer | Explosion
Nat Taylor was born in 1905. He was a producer, known for Explosion (1969), The Reincarnate (1971) and Dreamland: A History of Early Canadian Movies 1895-1939 (1974). He died on February 29, 2004.
31. Max Wall
Actor | Jabberwocky
Max Wall was born on March 12, 1908 in Brixton, London, England as Maxwell George Lorimer. He was an actor and writer, known for Jabberwocky (1977), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) and Born and Bred (1978). He died on May 22, 1990 in London.
Plot: The section in front of Karl Marx
33. Alan Howard
Alan Howard was born on August 5, 1937 in London, England as Alan Mackenzie Howard. He was an actor, known for The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989) and The Return of the Musketeers (1989). He was married to Sally Beauman and ...
34. Corin Redgrave
Actor | Excalibur
Corin Redgrave, a towering, award-winning force on the British stage but a lesser universally recognized third-generation scion of the acting dynasty, was the reddish-haired middle brother of his more internationally famous sisters, Vanessa Redgrave and Lynn Redgrave who achieved widespread ...