Death Place Matching "Kensington, London, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Soundtrack | Metropolis
Freddie Mercury was born on the Tanzanian island of Zanzibar. His parents, Bomi and Jer Bulsara, sent him off to a private school in India, from 1955 til 1963. In 1964, he and his family flew to England. In 1966 he started his education at the Ealing College of Art, where he graduated in 1969. He ...
Actress | The Lady Vanishes
Karachi-born Margaret Lockwood, daughter of a British colonial railway clerk, was educated in London and studied to be an actress at the Italia Conti Drama School. Her first moment on stage came at the age of 12, when she played a fairy in "A Midsummer Night's Dream" in 1928. She had a bit part in ...
Actor | The Great Escape
Gordon Cameron Jackson was born on December 19, 1923, in Glasgow, Scotland, the youngest of five children, whose father taught painting in the city. His interest in acting began during his school years, when he took part in many amateur productions. This led to him being spotted by the BBC, and ...
4. Jill Bennett
Actress | For Your Eyes Only
Jill Bennett was born on December 24, 1931 in Penang, Malaysia as Nora Noel Jill Bennett. She was an actress and writer, known for For Your Eyes Only (1981), The Nanny (1965) and Moulin Rouge (1952). She was married to John Osborne and Willis Hall. She died on October 4, 1990 in Kensington, London,...
Director | Death Wish
Winner was an only child, born in Hampstead, London, England, to Helen (née Zlota) and George Joseph Winner (1910-1975), a company director. His family was Jewish; his mother was Polish and his father of Russian extraction. Following his father's death, Winner's mother gambled recklessly and sold ...
6. Irene Handl
Actress | The Italian Job
English character actress best known for her many portrayals of feisty cockney types, ranging from barmaids to landladies, charwomen to cooks. Unlike her working class screen personae, Irene's parentage was quite cosmopolitan, her father a Viennese banker, her mother a French aristocrat - affluent ...
Actress | Carry on Again Doctor
Best known for playing Matron - as in "ooh, Matron!" - in four films: Carry On Nurse (1959), Carry On Doctor (1967), Carry On Again Doctor (1969) and, of course Carry On Matron (1972). Key roles included: Grace Short in Carry On Teacher (1959), Sophie Bliss in Carry on Loving (1970) and Peggy ...
Director | A Fish Called Wanda
Director Charles Crichton's film career began as an editor in 1935 with Alexander Korda's London Films, and in that capacity he worked on such productions as Sanders of the River (1935), Things to Come (1936) and Elephant Boy (1937) (which introduced Sabu to movie audiences). He soon left London ...
Actor | Hobson's Choice
A balding, bespectacled, bird-like British comic actor, Richard Wattis was an invaluable asset to any UK comedy film or TV programme for nearly thirty years. Much associated with the Eric Sykes TV series for the latter part of his career. He was often seen in officious roles, such as snooty shop ...
10. Ernest Thesiger
Actor | Bride of Frankenstein
Although he made nearly 60 films in a 50-year acting career, it is for the two he made with director James Whale that Ernest Thesiger will be best remembered. Born Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger in London on January 15, 1879, he was the grandson of the first Baron of Chelmsford. Educated at ...
11. Hilary Minster
Actor | 'Allo 'Allo!
Hilary Minster was born on March 21, 1944 in Surrey, England as Roger Michael Hilary Minster. He was an actor and writer, known for 'Allo 'Allo (1982), A Bridge Too Far (1977) and Doctor Who (1963). He was married to Christine A Parkinson. He died on November 24, 1999 in Kensington, London, England.
12. Leslie Grantham
Actor | EastEnders
Leslie Grantham was born on April 30, 1947 in Camberwell, London, England as Leslie Michael Grantham. He was an actor and producer, known for EastEnders (1985), The Uninvited (1997) and Doctor Who (1963). He was married to Jane Laurie. He died on June 15, 2018 in Kensington, London.
13. Wilfrid Lawson
Actor | Pygmalion
A scene stealing actor of lugubrious countenance, Wilfrid Lawson (born Wilfrid Worsnop) made his debut on the stage in "Trilby" at the Pier Pavilion in Brighton at the age of 16. He served as a pilot in the RAF during the final months of World War I, before resuming his theatrical career, becoming ...
14. Bill Shine
Actor | Perfect Strangers
Bill Shine was born on October 20, 1911 in London, England as Wilfred William Dennis Shine. He was an actor, known for Vacation from Marriage (1945), The Greenwood Tree (1929) and Tonight's the Night (1954). He was married to Diana Cecil and Julia Lang. He died on July 24, 1997 in Kensington, ...
Actress | An Ideal Husband
Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, or TP-T as she had become widely recognised by the nation, first rose to fame in the Nineties when she was a budding writer and fashion enthusiast eager to share her views with the world by entering into a newly-found London lifestyle - a big change from her quintessentially ...
17. Junia Crawford
Actress | Miracle in Soho
Junia Crawford was born on June 21, 1928 in London, England as Junia Elliott. She was an actress, known for Miracle in Soho (1957), A Touch of Larceny (1960) and All at Sea (1957). She was married to Michael Birkett and Crawford. She died in 1973 in Kensington, London.
18. Toby Robins
Actress | For Your Eyes Only
Toby Robins was born on March 13, 1931 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She was an actress, known for For Your Eyes Only (1981), Space: 1999 (1975) and Undercover Lover (1979). She was married to Bill Freedman. She died on March 21, 1986 in Kensington, London, England.
19. Jean Cadell
Actress | Pygmalion
Yet another underrated performer from the Golden Age of British films was Scottish-born character actress Jean Cadell. Jean commenced her professional stage career in 1906 with "The Inspector General" at the old Scala Theatre in the London borough of Camden. Via a stint with the Glasgow Repertory, ...
Actress | What Rats Won't Do
Jennifer Paterson was born on April 3, 1928 in Kensington, London, England as Jennifer Mary Paterson. She was an actress, known for What Rats Won't Do (1998), Two Fat Ladies (1996) and The End of the Year Show (1995). She died on August 10, 1999 in South Kensington, London.
Actor | The Barretts of Wimpole Street
Born in leafy Kew in the English Home Counties, Kenneth Fortescue was a pupil at the prestigious, fee-paying boys' school Dulwich College in London, leaving in 1949 to attend the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. Whilst a student there he won the BBC Special Prize, enabling him to act in radio plays....
23. Valerie Taylor
Actress | Repulsion
Valerie Taylor was born on November 10, 1902 in Fulham, London, England as Valerie Ferenze Taylor. She was an actress and writer, known for Repulsion (1965), Berkeley Square (1933) and Went the Day Well? (1942). She was married to Desborough William Saunders (mining engineer) and Hugh Sinclair. She...
24. Lord Snowdon
Director | CBS Reports
Lord Snowdon was born on March 7, 1930 in London, England as Antony Charles Robert Armstrong-Jones. He is known for his work on CBS Reports (1959), Aria (1987) and The Blueblack Hussar (2013). He was married to Lucy Mary Davies and Princess Margaret. He died on January 13, 2017 in Kensington, ...
25. George Best
Actor | Dream Team
George Best was born on May 22, 1946 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He is known for his work on Dream Team (1997), This Boy's Story (1992) and Cup Fever (1965). He was married to Alex Best and Angie Best. He died on November 25, 2005 in South Kensington, London, England.
Actor | An American Werewolf in London
Geoffrey Burridge was born on December 4, 1948 in Ealing, London, England. He was an actor, known for An American Werewolf in London (1981), Blake's 7 (1978) and Testament of Youth (1979). He died on September 30, 1987 in Kensington, London.
27. Aileen Raymond
Actress | The First Lady
Aileen Raymond was born on November 23, 1910 in Isle of Wight, England as Aileen Cynthia Raymond. She was an actress, known for The First Lady (1968), Jubilee (1977) and Crossroads (1964). She was married to Albert Charles Buck, Francis Fairfield Ogilvy and John Mills. She died on April 28, 2005 in...
Actress | Kind Hearts and Coronets
Peggy Ann Clifford was born on March 23, 1921 in Poole, Dorset, England as Peggy Anne Hamley Champion. She was an actress, known for Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949), Chance of a Lifetime (1950) and Rheingold Theatre (1953). She died on May 26, 1986 in Kensington, London, England.
29. Elsie Wagstaff
Actress | The End of the Affair
Elsie Wagstaff was born on July 1, 1899 in Leytonstone, Essex, England as Elsie Lilian Wagstaff. She was an actress, known for The End of the Affair (1955), Crimes at the Dark House (1940) and Great Expectations (1967). She was married to Bernard Jukes. She died on July 16, 1985 in Kensington, ...
30. John Flint
Actor | A House Called Bell Tower
John Flint was born on August 1, 1929 in Paddington, London, England as John Frederick Flint. He was an actor, known for A House Called Bell Tower (1960), Doctor Who (1963) and The Old Wives' Tale (1964). He died on September 9, 1987 in Kensington, London.
31. Gibb McLaughlin
Actor | Oliver Twist
Gibb McLaughlin was born on July 19, 1884 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England as George McLoughlin. He was an actor, known for Oliver Twist (1948), The Farmer's Wife (1928) and Nell Gwyn (1926). He was married to Eleanor Morton. He died on June 30, 1961 in Kensington, London, England.
32. Derek Smee
Actor | Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
Derek Ralph Smee was a British character actor, born circa 1933 who died in London on June 3rd 2014. In addition to a prolific television career he made many stage appearances, including in Jean Anouilh's 'Colombe', Farquahar's 'The Recruiting Officer' and Pinero's 'The Magistrate'. He compiled a ...
33. Sydney Arnold
Actor | Top Secret!
Sydney, (also sometimes credited as Sidney, was a comedy actor in the English theatre and on television. Although small in statue, (he was under 5'), he had an abundance of energy that saw him working well into his 90's. At the age of eighty he received rave notices for his performance as Estragon ...
35. Robert O'Neil
Robert O'Neil was born on June 30, 1922 in Medford, Massachusetts, USA as Robert Le Roy O'Neil. He was an actor, known for Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964), The Man in the Mirror (1966) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He died on December 3, 1982 in ...
36. Monica Stevenson
Actress | The Saint
Monica Stevenson was born on April 19, 1934 in Elgin, Moray, Scotland as Monica Martha B. Stevenson Oake. She was an actress, known for The Saint (1962), The Avengers (1961) and The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955). She died in 1986 in Kensington, London, England.
37. Robert English
Actor | The Four Feathers
Robert English was born on December 2, 1874 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England as Ernest Robert Maling English. He was an actor, known for The Four Feathers (1921), A Lost Leader (1922) and Guy Fawkes (1923). He died on August 18, 1941 in Kensington, London, England.
38. Joy Andrews
Actress | Crossroads
The daughter of an engineer she was educated at Thornbank School, Bexhill, Sussex. She abandoned her acting career soon after war started to be a nurse. After peace was declared she resumed her stage career in rep. Her first West End break came when she took over the lead from Moira Lister in ...
40. Nan Munro
Actress | Morgan: A Suitable Case for Treatment
Nan Munro was born on June 24, 1905 in Piet Potgietersrust, South Africa as Anne Mackay Munro. She was an actress, known for Morgan! (1966), David Copperfield (1966) and Brian Rix Presents ... (1960). She was married to Rayne Kruger and William Gau. She died on June 16, 1992 in Kensington, London, ...
41. April Wilding
Actress | Danger Man
April Wilding was born on January 4, 1941 in Bolton, Lancashire, England as April Mavis Penelope Wilding. She was an actress, known for Secret Agent (1964), The Saint (1962) and Hands of the Ripper (1971). She was married to John Stride. She died on August 24, 2003 in Kensington, London, England.
43. Stuart Lindsell
Actor | Fanny by Gaslight
Stuart Lindsell was born on July 18, 1892 in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, England as Reginald Stuart Lindsell. He was an actor, known for Man of Evil (1944), The Blue Lagoon (1949) and The Flashing Stream (1949). He died on July 9, 1969 in Kensington, London, England.
44. Toby Perkins
Actor | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre
Toby Perkins was born on April 25, 1923 in Eastbourne, East Sussex, England as John Perkins. He was an actor, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), Theatre Night (1957) and Laughter from the Whitehall (1963). He died in 1983 in Kensington, London, England.
49. Mary Preston
Actress | Timeslip
In 1959, just a few months after West Side Story opened at Her Majesty's, Mary took over the role of Anita from Chita Rivera, who was considered so essential to the show that its London opening was delayed until her child had been born. If the part was made for Chita, Mary's brilliant portrayal of ...