Death Place Matching "Atlanta, Georgia, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Martin
Thomas Mikal Ford was born on September 5, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Martin (1992), Harlem Nights (1989) and Across the Tracks (1990).
He recently completed four seasons on TV One's hit show, Who's Got jokes hosted by Bill Bellamy, as the hilarious ...
2. Whitman Mayo
Actor | Sanford and Son
Noted for portraying characters older than his actual age, Whitman Mayo was in his early 40s in the early 1970s when he first played the sexagenarian "Grady" on "Sandford & Son" -- a role that popularized the expression "Good Goobily Goop!" Nearly thirty years later his "Grady" role had just about ...
Actor | Mandingo
Ji-Tu Cumbuka is one of the many U.S. African actors who overcame walls of adversity in the 60s. Born in Montgomery County, Alabama on March fourth, 1940 in an era of oppression, Ji-Tu did not let social norms hold him back from what he loved. Opportunities were slim; a U.S. African actor of the ...
5. Fred Crane
Actor | Gone with the Wind
Fred Crane was born on March 22, 1918 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Herman Frederick Crane. He was an actor, known for Gone with the Wind (1939), The Gay Amigo (1949) and General Hospital (1963). He was married to Terry Lynn Halfacre, Anita Joan Cohen, Barbara Jeanne Garoutte, Ruth Ceder and ...
6. Ted Manson
Ted Manson was born on October 23, 1926 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. He was an actor, known for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006) and Sweet Home Alabama (2002). He died on June 1, 2008 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
7. Hiram Keller
Actor | Fellini - Satyricon
Hiram Keller was born on May 3, 1944 in Moody Field, Georgia, USA as Hiram Keller Undercofler Jr. He was an actor, known for Fellini Satyricon (1969), Strogoff (1970) and Noa Noa (1974). He was married to Kristina St. Clair. He died on January 20, 1997 in Atlanta, Georgia.
11. Georgia Allen
Actress | Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Georgia Allen...actress and educator. Outstanding actress of the academic theater, who transitioned from regional and professional stage to television and films. Born in Beaumont, TX., and educated at Clark College-now Clark Atlanta University, (B.A., English, 1942) and the Atlanta University ...
Writer | Gone with the Wind
Margaret Mitchell was born on November 8, 1900 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell. She is known for her work on Gone with the Wind (1939), Luan shi yao ji (1956) and E o Vento Levou (1956). She was married to John R. Marsh and Berrien Kinnard "Red" Upshaw. She died on August 16...
14. John Bernecker
Stunts | Black Panther
John Bernecker was born on March 2, 1984 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as John Hagen Bernecker. He is known for his work on Black Panther (2018), The 5th Wave (2016) and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014). He died on July 13, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
17. William Diehl
Writer | Primal Fear
William Diehl was born in 1924 in Jamaica, New York. At age 17, he lied about his age to enlist in the Army Air Corps, volunteering for the US Army Corps Aviation Cadet Program. After washing out of pilot school, he served as a ball turret gunner on a B-24 Liberator where he flew 24 missions over ...
18. C. Martin Croker
Clay Martin Croker was the son of Marion Winchell Croker (1924-2004) and Ouida Thelma Martin (1925-2017). He showed talent for drawing at a very early age; no blank piece of paper stayed that way long. His first love was of dinosaurs, then Godzilla, Gamera, Ultraman and eventually comic book ...
Actress | Wise Blood
She was also the director and the motivating force behind DramaTech, the Georgia Tech drama society in the early 1960s. Due to Mary Nell's theatrical connections, the members of DramaTech were invited to be escorts for the celebrities at the re-release of "Gone with the Wind" at Lowe's Theater in ...
20. Ben Orr
Actor | The Cars: Drive
Bassist and singer Ben Orr was born Benjamin Orzechowski on September 8, 1947 in Cleveland, Ohio. His Russian and Czechoslovakian parents actively encouraged his musical endeavors. Ben grew up in Lakewood and Parma Heights, Ohio. He played bass, keyboards, and percussion instruments in his teen ...
Actress | Fried Green Tomatoes
Carol Mitchell-Leon was born on April 27, 1951 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She was an actress, known for Fried Green Tomatoes (1991), Idlewild (2006) and Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005). She was married to Kenny Leon. She died on January 19, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
24. Gertrude McCoy
Actress | Nelson
Gertrude McCoy was born on June 30, 1890 in Sugar Valley, Georgia, USA as Gertrude Lyon. She was an actress and writer, known for Nelson (1926), The Blue Bird (1918) and A Royal Divorce (1923). She was married to Duncan McRae. She died on July 17, 1967 in Atlanta, Georgia.
26. Lewis Grizzard
Actor | Designing Women
Lewis Grizzard was born on October 20, 1946 in Fort Benning, Georgia, USA as Lewis McDonald Grizzard Jr. He was an actor, known for Designing Women (1986), Closeups (1986) and The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962). He died on March 20, 1994 in Atlanta, Georgia.
29. Bobby Jones
Golfing legend Bobby Jones was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on March 17, 1903. He began playing golf as a young child, and won his first tournament when he was nine years old. In 1916, at age 14, he made it to the third round of the US National Amateur tournament. Golf was not just a passion with him ...
33. Adair Simon
Actress | In the Heat of the Night
Adair Simon was born on August 14, 1950 in Ocala, Florida, USA as Adair Bryant. She was an actress, known for In the Heat of the Night (1988), Just a Friend (1985) and I'll Fly Away (1991). She was married to David Simon. She died on November 8, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
35. Cotton Watts
Actor | Yes Sir, Mr. Bones
Cotton Watts was married to Chick Watts. They performed and shared their careers together. He was best known for performing in"Yes Sir Mr. Bones" (1951) and for being in one of Ed Wood's bazaar productions, "Jail Bait" (1954) with his wife Chick. Cotton was also well known as a "black faced" actor ...
37. Shayne Kohout
Actress | Life as We Know It
Shayne Kohout was born on June 9, 1976 in Midland, Texas, USA as Shayne Ann Kohout. She is known for her work on Life as We Know It (2010), Mandie and the Cherokee Treasure (2010) and Mandie and the Secret Tunnel (2009). She died on May 14, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
38. Craig Sager
Actor | NBA 2K7
Craig Sager was born on June 29, 1951 in Batavia, Illinois, USA as Craig Graham Sager. He was an actor, known for NBA 2K7 (2006), 1990 FIFA World Cup Italy (1990) and CBS Sports Spectacular: Next on the Tee: The Future of Golf (2011). He was married to Stacy Strebel and Lisa Gabel. He died on ...
Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling
"Chief" Jay Strongbow was arguably the most famous, beloved Native American wrestler of all time, and a consistent box office draw. As both a main event and mid-card performer, Strongbow was one of the most reliable, professional wrestlers of his, or any, day. A man who truly loved the wrestling ...
43. Scott Hilley
Actor | We Are Marshall
Scott Hilley was born on December 3, 1952 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Robert Scott Hilley. He was an actor, known for We Are Marshall (2006), Radioland Murders (1994) and Squidbillies (2005). He was married to Nancye Quarles-Hilley. He died on September 8, 2015 in Atlanta.
46. Lester Maddox
Actor | The Kansas City Massacre
Lester Maddox was born on September 30, 1915 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Lester Garfield Maddox. He was an actor, known for The Kansas City Massacre (1975), America Revisited (1971) and The Mike Douglas Show (1961). He was married to Hattie Virginia Cox. He died on June 25, 2003 in Atlanta.
47. John Lawhorn
Actor | Madea's Family Reunion
John Lawhorn may not be a familiar name, but a familiar face, particularly among Atlanta theatre patrons; he has appeared in Alliance Theatre productions of "To Kill a Mockingbird", and the August Wilson plays "Two Trains Running", "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom", "The Piano Lesson", and "Jitney". In ...
48. Carl Clifford
Production Manager | Apollo 13
Carl Clifford was born on January 15, 1953 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Robert Carl Clifford. He was a production manager and producer, known for Apollo 13 (1995), Armageddon (1998) and Godzilla (1998). He was married to Kim Cretors Clifford. He died on November 5, 2018 in Atlanta.
49. John Ehrlichman
Writer | Washington: Behind Closed Doors
John Ehrlichman was born on March 20, 1925 in Tacoma, Washington, USA as John Daniel Ehrlichman. He was a writer and actor, known for Washington: Behind Closed Doors (1977), After Dark (1987) and The Silence of Cricket Coogler (2000). He was married to Karen Hilliard, Christy McLaurine and Jeanne ...