Death Place Matching "Canoga Park, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Jean Porter
Actress | Betty Co-Ed
One of MGM's more vivacious secondary stars during the 40s, petite and lovely Jean Porter was born in Texas in 1922 but left the state while young to pursue her dream as an actress. Following some vaudeville experience, she made her uncredited film debut in 1939 (age 17) and slowly graduated to ...
2. Judith Barsi
Actress | The Land Before Time
The only child of Jozsef Barsi and Maria Benko, Judith Eva Barsi beat 10,000-to-1 odds when she was discovered at a San Fernando Valley skating rink at age 5 1/2 in 1983 and mistaken for a 3-year-old. Her first commercial was for Donald Duck Orange Juice and she went on to appear in anywhere ...
3. Paul Mantee
Actor | Robinson Crusoe on Mars
Born in San Francisco, Paul Mantee started "pretending" when he was very young, playing at being people like Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney. He toiled anonymously in the Hollywood vineyards for several years; it was this initial lack of success that worked in his favor when "an unfamiliar face" was ...
4. Jeff Morrow
Actor | This Island Earth
New York-born Morrow developed an interest in the theater as a result of his studies at art school. As "Irving Morrow," he was acting on stage (in Pennsylvania) as early as 1927; he later appeared in such plays as "Penal Law", "Once in a Lifetime", "A Midsummer Night's Dream", "Twelfth Night", "...
5. Terry Wilson
Actor | Westworld
Actor and stuntman Terry Wilson was born on September 3, 1923 in Huntington Park, California. A football star during his high school days, Wilson originally planned on becoming a veterinarian and attended California Polytechnic School on a football scholarship. Terry enlisted and served in the ...
Actor | Westworld
Steve Franken was born on May 27, 1932 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Stephen Robert Franken. He was an actor, known for Westworld (1973), The Party (1968) and The Time Travelers (1964). He was married to Jean Garrett and Julia E. Carter. He died on August 24, 2012 in Canoga Park, Los ...
7. Ilene Woods
Actress | Cinderella
Ilene Woods was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the daughter of "a backstage mom" who was responsible for Ilene getting her show biz start on the stage--at age two! At 14, during a vacation in New York City, she received an offer to top-line her own radio show once she became available at the ...
9. Sheila Ryan
Actress | Road House
Sheila Ryan was born on September 17, 1952 in Franklin Park, Illinois, USA as Sheila Marie Ryan. She was an actress, known for Road House (1989), Shelter from the Storm (1994) and Fertilize the Blaspheming Bombshell (1990). She was married to James Caan. She died on September 18, 2012 in Canoga ...
10. Dorothy Ford
Actress | 3 Godfathers
Dorothy Ford was born April 4, 1922, in Perris, CA, and raised in San Francisco and Santa Barbara (CA) and Tucson, AZ. During school she appeared in several pageants, and after graduation went into modeling. Standing 6'2 and with measurements of 38-26-38-1/2, she was a natural for photographic work.
11. Hari Rhodes
Hari Rhodes was born on April 10, 1932 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Harry Rhodes. He was an actor, known for Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972), Coma (1978) and Shock Corridor (1963). He died on January 15, 1992 in Canoga Park, Los Angeles, California, USA.
12. Russell Metty
Cinematographer | Spartacus
Cinematographer Russell Metty, a superb craftsman who worked with such top directors as John Huston, Stanley Kubrick, Steven Spielberg and Orson Welles, was born in Los Angeles on Septmeber 20, 1906. Entering the movie industry as a lab assistant, he apprenticed as an assistant cameraman and ...
13. Jack Randall
Actor | Riders of the Dawn
Romantic leading man and singing cowboy star whose career was far eclipsed by that of his brother Robert Livingston. He acted and sang on Broadway prior to entering films, then appeared in a number of non-Western films before signing with Monogram Pictures in 1937 as a singing cowboy. Unfortunately...
14. William Beaudine
Director | Duke of the Navy
William Beaudine, the director of nearly 350 known films (nearly one for every day of the year; some listings of his work put his output at 500 movies and hundreds of TV episodes) and scores of television episodes, enjoyed a directing career that stretched across seven decades from the 'Teens to ...
15. Jack Ingram
Actor | Who's Guilty?
Jack Ingram was born on November 15, 1902 in Frankfort, Illinois, USA as John Samuel Ingram. He was an actor, known for Who's Guilty? (1945), Federal Operator 99 (1945) and Superman (1948). He was married to Eloise Fullerton. He died on February 20, 1969 in Canoga Park, California, USA.
16. Merv Adelson
Producer | Twilight's Last Gleaming
Merv Adelson was born on October 23, 1929 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Mervyn Lee Adelson. He was a producer, known for Twilight's Last Gleaming (1977), The Choirboys (1977) and Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978). He was married to Thea Joyce Nesis, Barbara Walters, Gail Melinda...
20. Addie McPhail
Actress | Aloha
Addie McPhail was born on July 15, 1905 in White Plains, Kentucky, USA as Addie Oakley Dukes. She was an actress, known for Aloha (1931), Night Work (1930) and Midnight Daddies (1930). She was married to Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle and Lindsay McPhail. She died on April 14, 2003 in Canoga Park, Los ...
21. Jeff Porcaro
Music Department | Dune
Jeff Porcaro was born on April 1, 1954 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA as Jeffrey Thomas Porcaro. He is known for his work on Dune (1984), Major League (1989) and The Color Purple (1985). He was married to Susan Norris. He died on August 5, 1992 in Canoga Park, Los Angeles, California, USA.
25. Tony Fontane
Actor | The Tony Fontane Story
Tony Fontane was born September 18, 1925 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and grew up in North Dakota and Chicago. He escaped the grinding poverty of his youth by joining the Coast Guard in World War II, after which he rose to prominence as a singer in the night clubs of New York. After winning the Major ...
26. Lenore Bushman
Actress | Just a Gigolo
Lenore Bushman was born on October 13, 1913 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Lenore Konti Teresa Bushman. She was an actress, known for Just a Gigolo (1931), Red River Range (1938) and The Love Wager (1927). She died on November 15, 1988 in Canoga Park, California, USA.
Special Effects | Luck
After working on silents, then Don Juan, the first sound picture, Harry Redmond Sr. came from New York to Los Angeles in 1926. He worked in the special effects department of First National Studio from 1926 to 1930. He moved on to the special effects department at RKO 1931, then became head of ...
Actor | David Hasselhoff Live & Forever
McBride was best known as a lead guitarist for Sha Na Na during their heyday on their own TV series of the same name. He also appeared in the film Grease in 1978 with Sha Na Na, enjoyed success with other bands and as a solo artist, appeared as an actor and voice-over performer, and is a published ...
34. Sylvester Wiere
Soundtrack | Road to Rio
Sylvester Wiere was born in Prague, in 1910, into a family having a long tradition in show business. He was the youngest of three brothers. In 1922, at the age of twelve, he and his brothers, Herbert Wiere and Harry Wiere, formed The Wiere Brothers comedy act and began performing in theatres and on...
36. George J. Morgan
Producer | Rat Pfink a Boo Boo
George J. Morgan was born on April 20, 1912 in Indiana, USA. He was a producer and actor, known for Rat Pfink a Boo Boo (1966), The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies!!? (1964) and Lemon Grove Kids Meet the Monsters (1965). He died on March 28, 1991 in ...
38. Dick Griffey
Soundtrack | Nutty Professor II: The Klumps
Dick Griffey was born on November 16, 1938 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. He is known for his work on Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000), Deep Cover (1992) and Soul Plane (2004). He was married to Carrie Lucas. He died on September 24, 2010 in Canoga Park, Los Angeles, California, USA.
44. Buddy Feyne
Soundtrack | Captain America: The First Avenger
Composer ("Tuxedo Junction", "Jersey Bounce"), songwriter, singer, author and producer, educated at the American Academy of Television in Los Angeles. He was a singer, dancer and vocalist with several orchestras, and a soloist on radio. He wrote and co-produced the radio show "Rhythm School of the ...
45. Marvin Willens
Stunts | I'd Rather Be Rich
Marvin Willens aka Marv was multi-talented - Stuntman/Actor, Body Builder, Painter, Cop.
He was a Stuntman/Actor and is a lifetime member of The Stuntmen's Association and the Hollywood Stuntmen's Hall of Fame. He was runner up as Mr. California and during a stuntmen's strike he became a Beverly ...
46. Kurt Neumann
Writer | The Hitler Gang
Kurt Neumann was born on July 7, 1902 in Judenburg, Austria-Hungary. He was an actor and writer, known for The Hitler Gang (1944), Strange Journey (1946) and Hostages (1943). He was married to Mia Slavenska. He died on March 18, 1984 in Canoga Park, California, USA.