Death Place Matching "Cornwall, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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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 ...

2. Edward Woodward

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.

4. Rodney Bewes

Actor | The Likely Lads

Chubby-cheeked British comedy actor, famed in his own country as one half of TV's "Likely Lads". In recent years he has been active mostly in the theatre (he was appearing in London's West End in the farce "Funny Money" early in 1996).

5. Leslie Dwyer

Actor | Hindle Wakes

Leslie Dwyer was born on August 28, 1906 in Catford, London, England as Leslie Gilbert Dwyer. He was an actor, known for Holiday Week (1952), Vacation from Marriage (1945) and Not So Dusty (1956). He died on December 29, 1986 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...

7. Daphne Du Maurier

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, ...

15. Richard Bonehill

Actor | Top Secret!

Richard Bonehill was born in 1949 in the UK. He is known for his work on Top Secret! (1984), Rob Roy (1995) and George and the Dragon (2004). He was married to Lynne Gillian Bradshaw. He died on January 29, 2015 in Truro, Cornwall, England.

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 ...

19. Jo Manning Wilson

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, ...

20. John Baskcomb

Actor | Battle of Britain

John Baskcomb was born on February 7, 1916 in Purley, Surrey, England as John Gordon Baskcomb. He was an actor, known for Battle of Britain (1969), The Forsyte Saga (1967) and Poldark (1975). He died on March 29, 2000 in Kerrier, Cornwall, England.

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.

22. Suzanne Jerome

Actress | Octopussy

Suzanne Jerome was born on January 21, 1960 in Surrey, England. She was an actress, known for Octopussy (1983), Mixed Doubles (1985) and The Comic Strip Presents... (1982). She died on December 4, 1986 in Cornwall, England.

23. Simon Channing Williams

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...

24. Harvey Hall

Actor | Zulu

Harvey Hall was born on June 27, 1931 in St Columb Minor, Cornwall, England as Guthrie Harvey Hallsmith. He was an actor, known for Zulu (1964), The Vampire Lovers (1970) and Jo's Boys (1959). He died on April 11, 1997 in Truro, Cornwall.

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" ...

27. Knox Laing

Assistant Director | Hotel Reserve

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, ...

32. Nigel Tangye

Things to Come

Father, with Ann Todd, of daughter Ann Francesca Tangye.

34. Jon Miller

Self | How

Jon Miller was born on July 14, 1921 in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England as John Gordon Miller. He was married to Cecily Power and Rita Hallerman. He died on July 30, 2008 in Helston, Cornwall, England.

35. Francis Crowdy

Writer | The Mark of Cain

Francis Crowdy was born on September 3, 1916. He was a writer and actor, known for The Mark of Cain (1947), Hungry Hill (1947) and Nom-de-Plume (1956). He died in November 1995 in Cornwall, England.

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.

38. Peter Skellern

Soundtrack | Lassiter

Peter Skellern was born on March 14, 1947 in Bury, Lancashire, England. He is known for his work on Lassiter (1984), Summer Lovers (1982) and The Leading Man (1996). He was married to Diana Scare. He died on February 17, 2017 in Fowey, 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.

42. Alan Bell

Sound Department | The Last Emperor

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.

46. Basil Jones

Actor | Thirty-Minute Theatre

Basil Jones was an actor, known for Thirty-Minute Theatre (1965) and The Gunpowder Plot (1968). He died on September 25, 1998 in Truro, Cornwall, England.

47. Howard Spring

Writer | My Son, My Son!

British author of popular realist novels, often depicting society's changing moralities. His "Fame is the Spur" was based on Labour politician Keir Hardie.

48. Gilbert Vinter

Music Department | Home in Time

Conductor who formed the International Light Orchestra, and also composed orchestral and chamber music, ballet, and songs.

49. Frank Drew

Actor | George in Civvy Street

Frank Drew was born on April 28, 1898 in London, England as Frank Bickerstaffe Drew. He was an actor, known for George in Civvy Street (1946), A Musical Cocktail (1941) and Derby Day (1937). He died on September 20, 1975 in Zennor, Cornwall, England.

50. W.J. Burley

Writer | Wycliffe

He worked as an engineer until 1950. After obtaining a degree in zoology he worked in that field until his retirement in 1974. His first novel was published in 1966.


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