Death Place Matching "Long Beach, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Luana Patten
Actress | Fun & Fancy Free
One of the first two contract players for Walt Disney Studios, she made her debut in Song of the South (1946) as a poor white child fascinated by the stories told by Uncle Remus. She made three more films as a child star, then left film for over 10 years. She returned as an ingénue in Rock, Pretty ...
Actress | Inherit the Wind
Versatile character actress Florence Eldridge seemed often better served by the stage than by her roles in motion pictures. On the boards from the age of seventeen as a chorine in "Rock-a-Bye Baby" in 1918, she acted with touring companies and on Broadway and soon found herself playing leading ...
Actress | Imitation of Life
Terry Burnham was born on August 8, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Elizabeth Teresa Burnham. She was an actress, known for Imitation of Life (1959), Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! (1966) and Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958). She died on October 7, 2013 in Long Beach, California.
Actress | Explorers
Slim, lovely and sultry brunette British beauty Karen Mayo-Chandler brought a winning blend of sexiness and classiness to a handful of enjoyably lowbrow exploitation features made in the 80s and 90s. Karen was born on April 18, 1958 in Sutton, Surrey, England. Slender and elegant, with blue eyes ...
9. Joan Valerie
Actress | Topa Topa
Born in Wisconsin in 1915, Helen Vlahikis, later known as Joan Valerie soon settles down in Hollywood, where she studied drama at the famous Pasadena Playhouse. Darryl F. Zanuck discovered her there but gave her parts only in B movies, although in pleasant ones. By way of example, she was the ...
12. Kenneth Howell
Actor | Off to the Races
Married to Marguerite A. Thomson in 1942. Joined the US Navy as a Medical Corp Man. Marguerite gave birth to Stephanie Rye Howell on Sept. 9, 1943 after Kenneth had a leave from the navy. Divorced from Marguerite around 1945 after realising he was gay. No contact made with daughter after the age of...
13. Frances O'Connor
Actress | Freaks
Frances Belle O'Connor was born on September 8, 1914 in Granite Falls, Reville County, Minnesota. She was born without arms, but learned to use her feet in incredibly dexterous ways. Combining her physical beauty and an outgoing personality, it made her a natural for the sideshow circuit. Billed as...
15. James Hilton
Writer | Mrs. Miniver
British novelist James Hilton was born in Leigh, Lancashire, England, in 1900. His father was a schoolmaster. Hilton graduated from Cambridge University in 1921, having already written his first novel, "Catherine Herself" (written in 1918, it wasn't published until 1920). After graduation he wrote ...
16. Dick Hammer
Actor | Emergency!
Dick Hammer was a Los Angeles County Fire Captain hired to portray the Captain of LA County Fire Station 51 during the first season of the series Emergency! He was a former Starting Guard for the University of Southern California basketball team for 1953/1954, and a member of the US Olympic ...
17. William Alland
Actor | Citizen Kane
Born in Delmar, DE, William Alland began his show-biz career as an actor with a semi-professional Baltimore troupe. Arriving in Manhattan with $25, "a paper suitcase" and the ambition to work on Broadway, he took courses and acted at the Henry Street Settlement House, where he met "boy wonder" ...
18. Charles Ogle
Actor | Treasure Island
The son of a minister from Ohio, Charles Stanton Ogle became a prolific character actor from stage and screen. Mostly cast in commanding roles in silents. Per haps most memorable as the screen's very first Frankenstein monster in Thomas Alva Edison's silent version Frankenstein (1910).
19. Angela McEwan
Actress | Nebraska
Angela McEwan was born on April 23, 1934 in Santa Monica, California, USA as Angela Van Zanten. She was an actress, known for Nebraska (2013), Moments of Clarity (2016) and Élan Vital (2016). She was married to Guillermo McEwan. She died on December 20, 2015 in Long Beach, California.
20. Leigh Harline
Composer | Pinocchio
Academy Award-winning composer (score, Pinocchio (1940), conductor, songwriter ("When You Wish Upon a Star" [Academy award, Best Song, 1940) and arranger Leigh Harine was educated at the University of Utah. He was a music student of J. Spencer Cornwall. He arranged the first transcontinental ...
Actor | His Private Secretary
Mickey Rentschler was born on October 6, 1923 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Milton Rentschler. He was an actor, known for His Private Secretary (1933), The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) and Boys Town (1938). He died on June 27, 1969 in Long Beach, California, USA.
Actress | Tales of Wells Fargo
Dorothy Partington was born on November 18, 1922 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA as Dorothy Ellen Partington. She was an actress, known for Tales of Wells Fargo (1957), Lawman (1958) and People on Paper (1945). She was married to George Armstrong and Charles Fredrick. She died on May...
25. Raymond McKee
Actor | A Blind Bargain
Raymond McKee was born on December 7, 1892 in Keokuk, Iowa, USA as Eldon Raymond McKee. He was an actor, known for A Blind Bargain (1922), Kidnapped (1917) and Campus Knights (1929). He was married to Marguerite Courtot and Frances White. He died on October 3, 1984 in Long Beach, California, USA.
26. Virginia Farmer
Actress | Cyrano de Bergerac
Virginia Farmer was born on April 18, 1898 in Marion, Indiana, USA as Mary Virginia Farmer. She was an actress, known for Cyrano de Bergerac (1950), Strangler of the Swamp (1946) and Another Part of the Forest (1948). She died on May 19, 1988 in Long Beach, California, USA.
Brent Lon Hershman died in a car accident on March 6, 1997, driving home after working about 19 hours on the set of Pleasantville (1998). This prompted his wife, Deborah Hershman to pass a petition around to change set practices, and curtail the workday to a maximum of 14 hours. Filmaker Haskell ...
30. Vera Steadman
Actress | The Nervous Wreck
Vera Steadman was born on June 23, 1900 in Monterey, California, USA. She was an actress, known for The Nervous Wreck (1926), 813 (1920) and His Breach of Promise (1920). She was married to Jack Taylor. She died on December 14, 1966 in Long Beach, California.
32. Mary Maguire
Actress | That Man's Here Again
A pretty and promising Australian-born actress in Hollywood films from the early 1930s, pinch-cheeked Mary Maguire was born Helene Teresa ("Peggy") Maguire in Melbourne, one of five children born to footfall player and boxer turned hotelier Michael "Mick" Maguire. One of her sisters became actress ...
34. Michael L. Davis
Actor | The Streets of San Francisco
Michael L. Davis was born on February 6, 1935 in Oakland, California, USA as Michael Lascelle Hitchcock. He was an actor, known for The Streets of San Francisco (1972), Nightmare in Blood (1977) and Fools (1970). He died on February 1, 2009 in Long Beach, California.
Actress | The Unbeliever
Little-known today but regarded in her time as one of the screen's great beauties, New Jersey-born Marguerite Courtot was sent in 1909, at age 12, to be educated in a European convent. By the time she returned to the US she had blossomed into such a beauty that she soon had a career as a top ...
40. Donald F. Muhich
Actor | Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice
Donald F. Muhich was born on November 30, 1931 in Eveleth, Minnesota, USA as Donald Francis Muhich. He was an actor, known for Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969), Amazon Women on the Moon (1987) and Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986). He died on January 13, 2012 in Long Beach, ...
44. Bob Flanagan
Bob Flanagan was born on December 26, 1952 in New York City, New York, USA as Robert Flanagan. He was an actor, known for Sick: The Life & Death of Bob Flanagan, Supermasochist (1997), The New Age (1994) and Nine Inch Nails: Broken (1993). He was married to Sheree Rose. He died on January 4, ...
45. Walter Ehlers
Actor | The Long Gray Line
Walter Ehlers was born on May 7, 1921 in Junction City, Kansas, USA as Walter David Ehlers. He was an actor, known for The Long Gray Line (1955), Patton 360 (2009) and The War (2007). He was married to Dorothy Decker. He died on February 20, 2014 in Long Beach, California, USA.
46. Helene Hatch
Actress | The Congregation
Helene Hatch was born on February 28, 1913 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Helene Louise Hatch. She was an actress, known for The Congregation (1952), Highway Patrol (1955) and Playhouse 90 (1956). She died on May 29, 1981 in Long Beach, California, USA.
49. William Telaak
Writer | The Phantom Planet
William Telaak was born on January 9, 1898 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Phantom Planet (1961), Beyond the Blue Horizon (1942) and Angel's Holiday (1937). He was married to Irene C. Clarke. He died on December 21, 1963 in Long Beach, California, USA.