Death Place Matching "Cornwall, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Nigel Terry
Actor | Excalibur
British actor Nigel Terry primarily dedicated himself to the classical stage. When he extended himself into film and TV outings, it was mostly for historical or period roles. Over the years, he grew quite comfortable in both a pair of hose and a suit of armor.
Terry was born Peter Nigel Terry on ...
Actor | The Wicker Man
British actor Edward Woodward made a highly successful transition into Hollywood stardom in the mid 1980s thanks to a popular TV dramatic series. Possessing a magnetic, yet coldly handsome demeanor in the same mold as Christopher Plummer, he was born on June 1, 1930, in London and received his ...
3. Bill Pertwee
Actor | Dad's Army
Bill Pertwee was born on July 21, 1926 in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England as William Desmond Anthony Pertwee. He was an actor and writer, known for Dad's Army (1968), Dad's Army (1971) and Two in Clover (1969). He was married to Marion Pertwee. He died on May 27, 2013 in Truro, Cornwall, England.
6. Henry Hull
Actor | Lifeboat
Henry Hull, the actor who created the role of Jeeter on Broadway in "Tobacco Road," was born in Louisville, Kentucky, on October 13, 1890, the son of a drama critic. Originally intending to become an engineer, Hull became an actor and made his Broadway debut in "Green Stockings" less than two weeks...
Writer | Rebecca
Daphne Du Maurier was one of the most popular English writers of the 20th Century, when middle-brow genre fiction was accorded a higher level of respect in a more broadly literate age. For her services to literature, she was made a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 1969, the ...
8. Ivor Dean
Actor | Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde
Ivor Dean was born on December 21, 1917 in Edmonton, London, England as Ivor Donald Dean. He was an actor and writer, known for Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde (1971), The Saint (1962) and My Partner the Ghost (1969). He was married to Patricia Hamilton. He died on August 10, 1974 in Truro, Cornwall, ...
9. Eric Portman
Actor | A Canterbury Tale
With his clipped delivery, aristocratic if somewhat ominous manner and suave, urbane demeanor, Eric Portman was so good at playing German and/or Nazi officers that many believed he actually was German, or at least Austrian. The fact is that he was British to the core, having been born and raised in...
10. Grégoire Aslan
Actor | Cleopatra
Grégoire Aslan was born on March 28, 1908 in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire as Krikor Aslanian. He was an actor and writer, known for Cleopatra (1963), The Return of the Pink Panther (1975) and King of Kings (1961). He was married to Denise Noël and Jacqueline Dumonceau. He died on January 8, 1982 ...
11. Linden Travers
Actress | The Lady Vanishes
Linden Travers was born on May 27, 1913 in Houghton-le-Spring, Durham, England as Florence Linden-Travers. She was an actress, known for The Lady Vanishes (1938), Christopher Columbus (1949) and The Stars Look Down (1940). She was married to James Frederick Holman and Ewart Guy Leon. She died on ...
12. Don Sharp
Director | Bear Island
Don Sharp was born on the island of Tasmania off of Australia, and began his show-business career there as an actor. After World War II he traveled to England and continued his acting carer. He became a director in the mid-1950s and turned out some low- and medium-budget musicals, such as the Tommy...
14. Lloyd Lamble
Actor | The Belles of St. Trinian's
Lloyd Lamble was born on February 8, 1914 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Lloyd Nelson Lamble. He was an actor, known for The Belles of St. Trinian's (1954), The Invisible Man (1958) and Sex Through the Ages (1974). He was married to Leslie Jackson. He died on March 17, 2008 in Falmouth, ...
16. William Golding
Writer | Lord of the Flies
William Golding was born on September 19, 1911 in St Columb Minor, Cornwall, England as William Gerald Golding. He was a writer, known for Lord of the Flies (1963), Lord of the Flies (1990) and Alkitrang dugo (1975). He was married to Ann Brookfield. He died on June 19, 1993 in Perranarworthal, ...
17. Michael Harbour
Actor | Bluebell
Michael N. Harbour - the 'n' standing for Ninian - was born in Edinburgh, one of six children of a vet and was brought up in London and St. Alban's in Hertfordshire, where he first became interested in amateur dramatics and where he met his wife Lesley, whom he married in 1968. The actress and ...
18. Mike Raven
Actor | Disciple of Death
Raven was born Austin Churton Fairman to classical stage actors. Before appearing in films he counted ballet dancing, Lieutenant of infantry and television producer as occupations. Fairman came to the public's attention as a pirate radio station disc jockey christened "Mike Raven". When the plugs ...
Actress | Of Mycenae and Men
Jo Manning Wilson was born on April 11, 1922 in Swansea, Wales as Josephine Harriet Eason Clode. She was an actress, known for Of Mycenae and Men (1979), How's Business (1991) and World of Laughter (1974). She was married to Manning Wilson. She died on December 31, 2005 in Kerrier, Cornwall, ...
21. Eric Lander
Actor | The Avengers
Eric Lander was born on May 27, 1924 in Rugby, England as Arthur Eric Lander. He was an actor, known for The Avengers (1961), Jane Eyre (1956) and Sanctuary (1967). He was married to Janet Mills and Roberta Woolley. He died on October 28, 1999 in Cornwall, England.
Producer | The Constant Gardener
Simon Channing Williams' career started at the BBC where he worked with amongst others; Stephen Frears, James MacTaggart, Mike Newell, Michael Apted and Mike Leigh.
As a result of working with Mike Leigh they jointly formed Thin Man Films in 1988, producing many critically acclaimed films such as the...
25. Colin Wilson
Writer | Lifeforce
Colin Wilson was born on June 26, 1931 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England as Colin Henry Wilson. He was a writer, known for Lifeforce (1985), Adrift in Soho (2018) and Strange Is Normal: The Amazing Life of Colin Wilson (2010). He was married to Pamela Joy Stewart and Dorothy Betty Troop. He ...
26. Patricia English
Actress | Count of Monte Cristo
After stage and radio work in the States from the age of five, Patricia English came to England in 1956 at a time when American accents were in demand. With dual nationality (no work permit) and Equity membership, obtaining work was no problem. She started at Croydon Rep in "The Sleeping Prince" ...
30. John Betjeman
Writer | But Seriously, It's Sheila Hancock
John Betjeman was born on August 28, 1906 in Hampstead, London, England as John Betjemann. He was a writer, known for But Seriously, It's Sheila Hancock (1972), That Was the Week That Was (1962) and On the Margin (1966). He was married to Penelope Chetwode. He died on May 19, 1984 in Trebetherick, ...
31. Manning Wilson
Actor | Kenilworth
Manning Wilson was born on February 17, 1918 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England as Donald Stanley Manning Wilson. He was an actor, known for Kenilworth (1957), The Diary of Samuel Pepys (1958) and Skyport (1959). He was married to Jo Manning Wilson. He died on December 9, 1997 in Falmouth, Cornwall, ...
36. Steve Birtles
Camera Department | The Avengers
Steve work in many studios during his lifetime, Elstree, Bray, Shepperton, Twickenham, Isleworth and Pinewood to name a few. He started his career in the film industry in the late forties and his first major film was The African Queen (1951) filmed in Africa and at Shepperton and Isleworth studios.
37. Robin Gregory
Sound Department | Outland
Robin Gregory was born in 1936 in Chester, Cheshire, England as Robin Marshall Gregory. He is known for his work on Outland (1981), Blow-Up (1966) and The Wicker Man (1973). He was married to Yingnapa Phichainuj. He died in 2004 in Truro, Cornwall, England.
39. Charles Vane
Actor | Comin' Thro' the Rye
Charles Vane was born on January 2, 1860 in Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, England as William George Yarrow. He was an actor, known for Comin' Thro' the Rye (1916), Whosoever Shall Offend (1919) and The Secret Seven (1914). He died on April 14, 1943 in Polzeath, Cornwall, England.
40. Ena Beaumont
Actress | The Girl from Downing Street
Ena Beaumont was born on September 11, 1892 in Peckham, London, England as Gladys Mary Peterkin Mitchell. She was an actress, known for The Girl from Downing Street (1918), The Greater Love (1919) and Watching Eyes (1921). She was married to Geoffrey Malins. She died on June 2, 1986 in Truro, ...
41. Henry Caine
Actor | The Brown Wallet
Henry Caine was born on June 19, 1888 in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England as William Henry Hawken. He was an actor, known for The Brown Wallet (1936), The Ghost Train (1931) and The Dreyfus Case (1931). He was married to Laura Sammons. He died on July 9, 1962 in Hayle, Cornwall, England.
43. Hugh Scully
Producer | Frontline
Hugh Scully was born on March 5, 1943 in Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, England. He was a producer, known for Frontline (1983), Thatcher: The Downing Street Years (1993) and Collector's World (1970). He was married to Barbara Dean. He died on October 8, 2015 in Tresillian, Cornwall, England.
45. Anne Castaldini
Actress | ITV Play of the Week
Anne Castaldini was born on January 20, 1942 in Bournemouth, England as Christine Anne Castaldini. She was an actress, known for ITV Play of the Week (1955), The Golden Spur (1959) and The Long Shadow (1961). She died in 1997 in Launceston, Cornwall, England.