Death Place Matching "Carmel, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Jean Arthur

Actress | Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

This marvelous screen comedienne's best asset was only muffled during her seven years' stint in silent films. That asset? It was, of course, her squeaky, frog-like voice, which silent-era cinema audiences had simply no way of perceiving, much less appreciating. Jean Arthur, born Gladys Georgianna ...

2. Joan Fontaine

Actress | Rebecca

Born Joan de Beauvoir de Havilland on October 22, 1917, in Tokyo, Japan, in what was known as the International Settlement. Her father was a British patent attorney with a lucrative practice in Japan, but due to Joan and older sister Olivia de Havilland's recurring ailments the family moved to ...

3. Jack Lambert

Actor | The Killers

American character actor specializing in tough guys and heavies. A native of Yonkers, New York. He worked on the Broadway stage and then became an increasingly familiar figure in Westerns and crime dramas, after World War II. Although almost as familiar a presence in films as his contemporaries ...

4. Robert A. Heinlein

Writer | Starship Troopers

At the age of 17, Heinlein graduated from Central High School in Kansas City, Missouri. He spent one year at the University of Missouri before he entered the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, from which he graduated as the 20th best among the 243 cadets. He spent five years in the Pacific ...

5. Bruce Surtees

Cinematographer | Dirty Harry

Bruce Surtees was born on August 3, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Bruce Mohr Powell Surtees. He is known for his work on Dirty Harry (1971), Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972) and Sudden Impact (1983). He was married to Carol Buby and Judy Rucker. He died on February 23, 2012 in ...

6. James Algar

Director | The Living Desert

James Algar studied at Stanford where he developed his skills as a cartoonist by drawing for the university's satirical magazine, The Chaparral. He joined the Disney Organisation in 1934, initially as animator. He directed the classic "Sorcerer's Apprentice" segment of Fantasia (1940), as well as ...

7. Clark Williams

Actor | Tailspin Tommy in The Great Air Mystery

Clark Williams was born on May 14, 1906 in Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada as Leander James Crowe. He was an actor, known for Tailspin Tommy in The Great Air Mystery (1935), Werewolf of London (1935) and Transient Lady (1935). He died on February 13, 1989 in Carmel, California, USA.

8. Carol Veazie

Actress | Auntie Mame

Carol Veazie was born on July 27, 1895 in Canada as Carol Eberts. She was an actress, known for Auntie Mame (1958), The Detectives (1959) and Producers' Showcase (1954). She died on July 19, 1984 in Carmel, California, USA.

9. John Nesbitt

Writer | Telephone Time

John Nesbitt was born on August 23, 1910 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. He was an actor and producer, known for Telephone Time (1956), Stairway to Light (1945) and Annie Was a Wonder (1949). He died on August 10, 1960 in Carmel, California, USA.

10. Richard Talmadge

Producer | Jeep-Herders

He first came to the USA as a boy member of the famed acrobats, the Mazetti Troupe, that had been engaged by Barnum & Bailey Circus. Richard began in films, supposedly, as a stunt double for Doug Fairbanks, Sr., then graduated to films under his own name.

11. Philippe De Lacy

Actor | Beau Geste

Born in France during a World War I air raid in which his mother was killed, Philippe was adopted by Mrs. Edith DeLacy, who was associated with the Women's Overseas Hospital. After the war ended, Mrs. Lacy brought Philippe to America where his stunning looks soon made him a sought after model for ...

12. Helen Ware

Actress | The Virginian

Helen Ware was born on October 15, 1877 in San Francisco, California, USA as Helen Remer. She was an actress, known for The Virginian (1929), The Garden of Allah (1916) and Flaming Gold (1932). She was married to Frederick Burt. She died on January 25, 1939 in Carmel, California.

13. George F. Marion

Actor | Anna Christie

George F. Marion was born on July 16, 1860 in San Francisco, California, USA as George Francis Marion. He was an actor and director, known for Anna Christie (1930), Anna Christie (1923) and Death from a Distance (1935). He was married to Agnes E. Daly and Lillian E. Swain (actress). He died on ...

14. Wah Chang

Visual Effects | The Time Machine

Wah Chang was born on August 2, 1917 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA as Wah Ming Chang. He is known for his work on The Time Machine (1960), Master of the World (1961) and Dinosaurus! (1960). He was married to Glennella Taylor Chang. He died on December 22, 2003 in Carmel, California, USA.

15. David Oliver

Actor | Secret Agent X-9

David Oliver was born on May 15, 1898 in California, USA. He was an actor, known for Secret Agent X-9 (1937), State Police (1938) and Love, Honor and Oh-Baby! (1940). He died in November 1978 in Carmel, California.

16. Eyvind Earle

Animation Department | Lady and the Tramp

He painted backgrounds for Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and "Lady and the Tramp" plus others. Walt Disney noticed Earle's work after Earle created the avant-garde 'look' for the Oscar/Cannes-award-winning short "Toot, Whistle, Plunk and Boom". Earle was already an established artist at 13, when he ...

17. Chesley Bonestell

Art Department | The War of the Worlds

Bonestell was trained as an architect. In the 1930s he worked on San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, doing engineering drawings. He then moved to Hollywood where he became a matte artist, doing background and special effects paintings. Within a few years he was earning $1500 per month at this. In ...

18. Sara Gregory

Actress | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre

Sara Gregory was born on May 16, 1919 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Olivia Sara Leveson Gregory. She was an actress, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), The Gay Cavalier (1957) and Pinwright's Progress (1946). She was married to Richard Stone. She died on April 11, 2014 in Carmel,...

19. Jean Dale

Actress | Missing Witnesses

Jean Dale was born on June 12, 1911 in Canton, South Dakota, USA. She was an actress, known for Missing Witnesses (1937). She died on October 6, 1981 in Carmel, California, USA.

20. Richard LaSalle

Composer | Twice-Told Tales

A composer, conductor, pianist and entertainer, Richard W. "Dick" LaSalle was educated at the University of Colorado. He wrote for radio in Denver, Colorado, and performed in area hotels as a pianist and orchestra leader between 1940 and 1955. He joined the American Society of Composers and ...

21. Ansel Adams

Art Department | Ben Casey

Ansel Adams was born on February 20, 1902 in San Francisco, California, USA as Ansel Easton Adams. He is known for his work on Ben Casey (1961), Electrode Universe (2013) and Ansel Adams, Photographer (1957). He was married to Virginia Rose Best. He died on April 22, 1984 in Carmel, California.

22. Lucile Barnes

Father of the Bride

Lucile Barnes was born on March 21, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Lucille Magarite Barnes. She was an actress, known for Father of the Bride (1950), The Model and the Marriage Broker (1951) and The Desert Hawk (1950). She was married to Tommy Noonan. She died on April 3, 2008 in Carmel, ...

23. Alfred Shelly

Actor | Cain's Hundred

Alfred Shelly was born Alfred Irwin Shapiro in Brooklyn on June 6, 1929. He attended high school in Venice (CA), before he moved to Studio City (CA).

In 1978, Al and his wife Lori moved to Big Sur (CA) and continued to work as an actor in film and television. He was a regular on 'Dragnet', and his ...

24. Speirs Ruskell

Dark Victory

Speirs Ruskell was born on June 20, 1915. He was an actor, known for Dark Victory (1939), The Dawn Patrol (1938) and Stanley and Livingstone (1939). He was married to Shelmerdene Ruskell. He died on September 9, 1999 in Carmel, California, USA.

25. Richard Farina

Writer | Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me

Richard Farina was born to an Irish mother and a Cuban father. He grew up in the Flatbush neighborhood of Brooklyn, where his neighbors included Ramblin' Jack Elliott. He also briefly lived in Cuba. He traveled throughout his childhood, a habit that later became a central occupation in his restless...

26. Vera Sisson

Actress | The Hidden Spring

Vera Sisson was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, on July 31, 1891. She began her career in 1913 when she appeared in her first film entitled, The Helping Hand (1913) when she was 22 years old. Unfortunately, Vera never rose much beyond a character actress. By the time she made Love 'Em and Leave 'Em (...

27. Everett Marshall

Actor | Dixiana

Everett Marshall was born on December 31, 1901 in Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Dixiana (1930) and I Live for Love (1935). He died on April 3, 1965 in Carmel, California, USA.

28. Saul Alinsky

Self | Saul Alinsky Went to War

Saul Alinsky was born on January 30, 1909 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Saul David Alinsky. He was married to Irene McGinnis, Jean Graham and Helene Simon. He died on June 12, 1972 in Carmel, California, USA.

29. Eric Berne

Actor | The Commune

Eric Berne was born on May 10, 1910 in Montréal, Québec, Canada as Eric Lennard Berne. He was an actor, known for The Commune (1970). He was married to Torre Rosecrans, Dorothy De Mass Way and Elinor McRae. He died on June 15, 1970 in Carmel, California, USA.

30. Dorothy Kingsley

Writer | Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

The daughter of silent-screen star Alma Hanlon and Broadway writer/press agent Walter Kingsley, Dorothy Kingsley began her career as an uncredited gag writer for the Bob Hope Radio Show and, later, the Edgar Bergen Radio Show. Producer Arthur Freed put her under contract to MGM; her first ...

31. Edwin Layton

Big Jim McLain

Edwin Layton was born on April 7, 1903 in Nauvoo, Illinois, USA as Edwin Thomas Layton. He was an actor, known for Big Jim McLain (1952). He died on April 12, 1984 in Carmel, California, USA.

32. John Heric

Flat Top

John Heric was born on October 2, 1924 in Spokane, Washington, USA. He was an actor, known for Flat Top (1952) and The Rose Bowl Story (1952). He died on October 21, 2015 in Carmel Valley, San Diego, California, USA.

33. Helen Wills

Self | Girls and Records

Helen Wills was born on October 6, 1905 in Centerville (Fremont), California, USA. She was married to Aidan Roark and Frederick S. Moody, Jr. She died on January 2, 1998 in Carmel, California.

34. Stephen Paylow

Actor | Leave It to Beaver

Stephen Paylow was born on June 12, 1949 in Denver, Colorado, USA. He was an actor, known for Leave It to Beaver (1957) and Mister Ed (1958). He was married to Margie. He died on June 2, 2011 in Carmel, California, USA.

35. Alexander Anderson

Producer | Crusader Rabbit

Alexander Anderson was born on September 5, 1920 in Berkeley, California, USA as Alexander Anderson Jr. He was a producer and writer, known for Crusader Rabbit (1949) and The Interviews: An Oral History of Television (1997). He was married to Patricia Larsen, Beverly Anderson and Gail Anderson. He ...

36. Anna Lisa

Actress | Hold That Woman!

Anna Lisa was born on August 18, 1909 in Oslo, Norway as Anna Lisa Andreasen. She was an actress, known for Hold That Woman! (1940) and Hitler - Beast of Berlin (1939). She died on May 29, 1977 in Carmel, California, USA.

37. Gelett Burgess

Writer | Lights Out

Boston-born (1866) humorist Gelett Burgess graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1887, and secured employment as a draftsman for the Southern Pacific Railroad. Three years later he became an instructor in topographical drawing at the University of California. In 1894, however,...

38. William M. Hough

Writer | The Time, the Place and the Girl

Songwriter ("I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now") and author, educaed at the University of Chicago. He wrote special material for vaudeville acts, and for Broadway and Chicago stage shows including "The Land of Nod", "The Time, the Place and The Girl", "The Girl Question", "A Stubborn Cinderella", "The...

39. Claire Delmar

The Jazz Singer

Claire Delmar was born on December 30, 1898 in Bellevue, Kentucky, USA as Clara Eloise Loerch. She was an actress, known for The Jazz Singer (1927), The Wedding March (1928) and The Grain of Dust (1928). She was married to Hal Mohr. She died on January 10, 1959 in Carmel, California, USA.

41. Martin Flavin

Writer | The Criminal Code

Playwright Martin Flavin was born in San Francisco and moved with his mother to Chicago at an early age when his father died. He attended college there and took an interest in dramatics. Upon graduation he got a job on a newspaper and supplemented his income by writing short stories for magazines. ...

42. Florence Yoch

Gone with the Wind

Landscaping Architect.

45. Stan Spohn

Animation Department | Bambi

46. Robinson Jeffers

Writer | Play of the Week

American poet and playwright was born in Pittsburgh, PA, in 1897, the son of a physician. His parents had him educated by private tutors, and sent him for his higher education to private schools in Switzerland and Germany, then to Occidental College in Los Angeles, CA, where he received his B.A. in...

47. Clare Kummer

Writer | Good Gracious, Annabelle

Composer, songwriter ("Dearie"), playwright Plays: "and author, educated at the Packer Institute and in private music study. She wrote the Broadway stage scores for "90 in the Shade", "One Kiss", "Annie Dear", "Madame Pompadour", and "The Three Waltzes". Joining ASCAP in 1934, her chief musical ...

49. Eldon Dedini

Writer | Fun & Fancy Free

Named best magazine cartoonist by the National Cartoonists Society in 1958, 1961, 1964, and 1989.

50. Helen Meinardi

Writer | I Met Him in Paris

Daughter of a Presbyterian minister


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