Death Place Matching "New Orleans, Louisiana, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Lisa Sheridan

Actress | FreakyLinks

Lisa Sheridan was born on December 5, 1974 in Macon, Georgia. She spent her childhood running around in the woods - until she did her first play at the age of 11. Lisa studied in the conservatory program at Carnegie Mellon University, where she graduated with honors and won the Thomas Auclair ...

2. Dr. John

Soundtrack | The Princess and the Frog

Dr. John was born on November 21, 1940, in New Orleans, Louisiana, as Malcolm Rebbenack. At 13 he decided to become a musician, and was supported by his family, who themselves were musicians in a small way. "Mac" dropped out of school in the 11th grade in 1956, at the age of 16, to become a blues ...

3. Louis Prima

Actor | The Jungle Book

Born in New Orleans' French Quarter, Louis Prima longed to play jazz. When he was a child, he studied the violin. His older brother Leon took up trumpet while Louis was still quite young, and he soon followed in his brother's footsteps. He played in clubs like "The Famous Door" in the 1930s, and by...

4. Kenneth Spencer

Actor | Unser Haus in Kamerun

Kenneth Spencer was born on April 25, 1913 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Unser Haus in Kamerun (1961), Armchair Theatre (1956) and Cabin in the Sky (1943). He died on February 25, 1964 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

5. Shirley Prestia

Actress | Species

Shirley Prestia was born on August 18, 1947 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Shirley Rose Prestia. She was an actress and writer, known for Species (1995), Wag the Dog (1997) and What Women Want (2000). She died on October 6, 2011 in New Orleans.

6. Gia Allemand

Actress | Ghost Trek: The Kinsey Report

Gia Allemand was born on December 20, 1983 in Howard Beach, Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Gia Marie Allemand. She was an actress, known for Ghost Trek: The Kinsey Report (2011), Ghost Trek: Goomba Body Snatchers Mortuary Lockdown (2013) and The Bachelor (2002). She died on August 14, 2013...

7. Leah Chase

Actress | NCIS: New Orleans

Leah Chase was born on January 6, 1923 in Madisonville, Louisiana, USA as Leah Lange. She was an actress, known for NCIS: New Orleans (2014), How We Do It and Ella Brennan: Commanding the Table (2016). She was married to Edgar Chase Jr. She died on June 1, 2019 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

8. J. Michael Riva

Production Designer | Iron Man

J. Michael Riva was born on June 28, 1948 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as John Michael Riva. He was a production designer and art director, known for Iron Man (2008), Django Unchained (2012) and The Color Purple (1985). He was married to Wendy Riva and Julia Riva. He died on June 7, ...

9. Jim Garrison

Actor | JFK

Jim Garrison is so far the only one to hold a trial in relation to the murder of USA president John F. Kennedy in 1963. Jim Garrison was at the time a very skilled district attorney of New Orleans. Three years later, he has a conversation with a governor, which arose his suspicion of the whole ...

10. Al Ritz

Actor | The Gorilla

Al Ritz was born on August 27, 1901 in Newark, New Jersey, USA as Abraham Joachim. He was an actor, known for The Gorilla (1939), Behind the Eight Ball (1942) and Straight Place and Show (1938). He was married to Antoinette "Annette" Calamari. He died on December 22, 1965 in New Orleans, Louisiana,...

11. Lee Frost

Director | Policewomen

Lee Frost rates highly as one of the best, most talented and versatile filmmakers in the annals of exploitation cinema. Frost was born on August 14, 1935, in Globe, Arizona. He grew up in Glendale, California, and Oahu, Hawaii. He eventually wound up in Hollywood, where he started his career making...

12. David Mills

Producer | NYPD Blue

David Mills was born on November 20, 1961 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as David Eugene Mills. He was a producer and writer, known for NYPD Blue (1993), The Corner (2000) and The Wire (2002). He died on March 30, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

13. Fats Domino

Soundtrack | Twelve Monkeys

Fats Domino was born on February 26, 1928 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Antoine Domino Jr. He was married to Rosemary Hall. He died on October 24, 2017 in New Orleans.

14. Fred Niblo

The Artist

Fred Niblo entered films in 1917 after two decades as a touring actor in vaudeville and one-time manager of 'The Four Cohans' (he married Josephine Cohan, the sister of George M. Cohan). He made his film debut with two early Australian silent films in 1916. He worked for Thomas H. Ince from 1917 as ...

15. Don Brady

Actor | Lolita

Don Brady was born on May 20, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Lolita (1997), Waiting... (2005) and 99 Homes (2014). He died on February 23, 2019 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

16. Al Hirt

Soundtrack | Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Al Hirt was born on November 7, 1922 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Alois Maxwell Hirt. He is known for his work on Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), 21 Jump Street (2012) and The Green Hornet (1974). He was married to Beverly Essel Hirt, Zide Jahncke and Mary Patureau. He died on April 27, 1999 in New ...

17. Alex Chilton

Soundtrack | Empire Records

He was the lead singer for the Memphis, Tennesse bands The Box Tops and Big Star.

The Box Tops charted with 10 Hot 100 singles between 1967-70.

Those songs were: "The Letter" (#1), "Neon Rainbow" (#24), "Cry Like A Baby" (#2), "Choo Choo Train" (#26), "I Met Her In Church" (#37), "Sweet Cream Ladies,...

18. Johnny Thunders

Soundtrack | Bringing Out the Dead

Born in Queens, NY, Thunders is best known as the lead guitarist for the New York Dolls in the early 1970s and unintentionally helped inspire the Punk movements in New York City and London. He later formed The Heartbreakers and went on to a solo career. His career was often interrupted by issues ...

19. Shannon Hoon

Soundtrack | Without a Paddle

Shannon Hoon was born on September 26, 1967 in Lafayette, Indiana, USA as Richard Shannon Hoon. He was married to Lisa Crouse. He died on October 21, 1995 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

20. Michael Showers

Actor | I Love You Phillip Morris

Michael was born in Cincinnati Ohio to William and Rosemary Showers. He married twice before marrying Heather Knight with whom he had two sons, Nathaniel Evan Showers (5/13/93) and Nicholas Gracian Showers (7/29/96). His granddaughter, Evelyn Lorraine Showers (6/6/2010) shares the first name of his...

21. Eliott Keener

Actor | Angel Heart

Trained for the theater at University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point (BA) and University of New Orleans (MFA). He studied at Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and Royal Shakespear Company in England, UK. He studied Juggling and Clown Makeup at Ringlilng Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus. He owned The ...

22. Ylenia Carrisi

Actress | Champagne in paradiso

Ylenia Carrisi was born on November 29, 1970 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Ylenia Maria Sole Carrisi. She was an actress, known for Champagne in paradiso (1984), La ruota della fortuna (1987) and Verstehen Sie Spaß? (1980). She died on December 31, 1993 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

23. Bobby Sheehan

Actor | Blues Brothers 2000

Bobby Sheehan was born on June 12, 1968 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Robert Vaughn Sheehan. He was an actor, known for Blues Brothers 2000 (1998), Wetlands Preserved: The Story of an Activist Nightclub (2008) and Blues Traveler: Live - Thinnest of Air (2003). He died on August 20, 1999 in New ...

24. Pete Fountain

Actor | Toast of the Town

Pete Fountain was born on July 3, 1930 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Pierre Dewey LaFontaine Jr. He was married to Beverly Lang. He died on August 6, 2016 in New Orleans.

25. Barry Cowsill

Soundtrack | A Family Thing

Barry Cowsill was born on September 14, 1954 in Newport, Rhode Island, USA as Barry Steven Cowsill. He was married to Deborah Flannery Scott. He died on August 29, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

26. Jack Teagarden

Soundtrack | On the Road

Jack Teagarden played trombone with a relaxed style and a unique technique that still inspires awe even today. He was also a great jazz singer, charming and warm, with influences from the African American blues singers he listened to while growing up in Texas. Born on Aug. 29, 1905, Teagarden ...

27. Helen Miller

Actress | Hannah and Her Sisters

Helen Miller was born on April 30, 1924 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Helen Lorraine Alexander. She was an actress, known for Hannah and Her Sisters (1986), The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985) and JFK (1991). She was married to Matt Miller. She died on May 18, 2017 in New Orleans.

28. Bianca Butthole

Soundtrack | Fuck

Bianca Butthole was born on May 5, 1965 in Bronx, New York, USA as Bianca Halstead. She was an actress, known for Fuck (2005) and Betty Blowtorch and Her Amazing True Life Adventures (2003). She died on December 15, 2001 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

29. Stocker Fontelieu

Actor | Angel Heart

Stocker Fontelieu was born on May 5, 1923 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Charles Stocker Fontelieu. He is known for his work on Angel Heart (1987), Big Momma's House 2 (2006) and Glory Road (2006). He died on December 14, 2009 in New Orleans.

30. Emil Van Horn

Actor | The Ape Man

Emil Van Horn was an actor, known for The Ape Man (1943). He died on January 1, 1967 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

32. Tony Molina Jr.

Actor | In the Electric Mist

Tony Molina Jr. was born on March 17, 1971 as Jr. Anthony Molina. He is known for his work on In the Electric Mist (2009), True Detective (2014) and The Oval Portrait (1997). He died on April 1, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

33. Paul Prudhomme

Self | Hiro's Table

Paul Prudhomme was born on July 13, 1940 in Opelousas, Louisiana, USA. He was married to Lori Bennett and Kay Hinrichs. He died on October 8, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

34. Lee Dorsey

Soundtrack | Casino

New Orleans-born Lee Dorsey was a former boxer who turned rock singer. He had a minor hit for a local New Orleans record company that resulted in a contract with Fury Records, a nationally distributed label. In 1961 he recorded the catchy "Ya Ya", which went to the #1 spot on the US charts. A ...

35. Perry R. Russo

Actor | JFK

Perry R. Russo was born on May 14, 1941 as Perry Raymond Russo. He is known for his work on JFK (1991), The JFK Assassination: The Jim Garrison Tapes (1992) and The JFK Conspiracy (1992). He died on August 16, 1995 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

36. Chet Pourciau

Self | Worst Cooks in America

Chet Pourciau was born in New Iberia, Louisiana, USA. He died on March 6, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

37. Alvin Alcorn

Live and Let Die

Alvin Alcorn was born on September 7, 1912 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor, known for Live and Let Die (1973). He died on July 10, 2003 in New Orleans.

38. Bernard Johnson

Stunts | Manhunter

Bernard Johnson was born on September 30, 1952 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He is known for his work on Manhunter (1986), Seeking Justice (2011) and Monster's Ball (2001). He died on March 21, 2010 in New Orleans.

39. Shawn Robinson

Stunts | Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

Shawn Robinson is known for his work on Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009), Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) and Transformers (2007). He died on July 28, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

41. Dick Stabile

Actor | At War with the Army

Extrovert saxophonist and bandleader, who started performing in theatre bands from the age of 15. Beginning in 1926, Stabile worked for a decade as a sideman with the orchestras of George Olsen and Ben Bernie, before forming his own dance band in New York, in April 1936. Introduced by his own ...

42. Coco Robicheaux

Soundtrack | The Big Easy

Coco Robicheaux was born on October 25, 1947 in Merced, California, USA as Curtis John Arceneaux. He died on November 25, 2011 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

43. Gay McLendon

Actress | The Giant Gila Monster

Gay McLendon was born on August 22, 1923. She was an actress, known for The Giant Gila Monster (1959). She was married to Gordon McLendon. She died on December 10, 1993 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

44. Bruce Podewell

Actor | Mr. B Natural

Bruce Podewell was born on April 6, 1943 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Mr. B Natural (1957) and Mr. Wizard (1951). He died on March 29, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

45. Veronica Russell

Actress | The Yellow Handkerchief

Veronica Russell was an actress, known for The Yellow Handkerchief (2008), Angels Die Slowly (2010) and Malachance (2004). She died on August 6, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

46. Harold R. Battiste Jr.

Music Department | Good Times

Harold R. Battiste Jr. was born on October 28, 1931 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Harold Raymond Battiste Jr. He is known for his work on Good Times (1967), The Sonny and Cher Show (1976) and Treme (2010). He was married to Alviette Dominique. He died on June 19, 2015 in New Orleans.

47. Hugh Culverhouse

Hugh Culverhouse was born on February 20, 1919 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA as Hugh Franklin Culverhouse. He was married to Joy McCann. He died on August 26, 1994 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

48. Arthur J. Robinson

Actor | Benji

Arthur J. Robinson was born on June 8, 1943 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Arthur James Robinson. He was an actor, known for Benji (2018), Mr. Okra (2009) and Spruce & Dante (2012). He died on February 15, 2018 in New Orleans.

49. B.J. Crosby

Actress | Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

B.J. Crosby was born on November 23, 1952 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Joanne Crayton. She was an actress, known for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), The Immaculate Misconception (2006) and Ally McBeal (1997). She died on March 27, 2015 in New Orleans.

50. Willie Pastrano

Actor | The Wild Rebels

Willie Pastrano was born in Miami, Florida, but raised in the New Orlean's FrenchQuarter. A local shoe-shine boy, Pastrano took up boxing because he was "The fattest 15 year old in town". With no amateur experience, he turned pro in 1951. He racked up an impressive 58-11 record before winning the ...


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