Death Place Matching "Madrid, Spain" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Tyrone Power
Actor | Witness for the Prosecution
Tyrone Power was one of the great romantic swashbuckling stars of the mid-twentieth century, and the third Tyrone Power of four in a famed acting dynasty reaching back to the eighteenth century. His great-grandfather was the first Tyrone Power (1795-1841), a famed Irish comedian. His father, known ...
2. Bing Crosby
Actor | White Christmas
Bing Crosby was born Harry Lillis Crosby, Jr. in Tacoma, Washington, the fourth of seven children of Catherine Helen "Kate" (Harrigan) and Harry Lowe Crosby, a brewery bookkeeper. He was of English and Irish descent. Crosby studied law at Gonzaga University in Spokane but was more interested in ...
Actress | Dune
Silvana Mangano was born on April 21, 1930 in Rome, Italy and was raised in poverty during World War II. She trained as a dancer for seven years and supported herself as a model. In 1946, at age 16, she won the Miss Rome beauty pageant and through this, she obtained role in a Maria Della Costa film...
4. Roy Kinnear
After his schooling in Edinburgh, the British character actor Roy Kinnear attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. Following national service, Kinnear appeared on stage, radio, and television in Scotland before becoming a household name in Britain in the early 1960s as one of the ...
5. Sara Montiel
Actress | La violetera
Sara Montiel was born in the village of Campo de Criptana, province of Ciudad Real, in the region of Castille-La Mancha, Spain. Her parents were Isidoro Abad, a peasant, and Maria Vicenta Fernández, a door-to-door beautician. The future star was christened Maria Antonia Alejandra Abad Fernández. ...
6. Fernando Rey
Actor | Tristana
Fernando Rey, the great Spanish movie actor primarily known in the United States for his role as "Frog One" in The French Connection (1971) and its sequel, was born Fernando Casado D'Arambillet on September 20 1917, in A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, the son of Colonel Casado Veiga. Originally, the young...
Actress | La femme et le pantin
Conchita Montenegro was born on September 11, 1911 in San Sebastián, Spain as Concepción Andrés Picado. She was an actress, known for La femme et le pantin (1929), Lola Montes (1944) and Marido y mujer (1932). She was married to Raul Roulien and Ricardo Giménez-Arnau. She died on April 22, 2007 in ...
8. Paul Naschy
Actor | El retorno del Hombre Lobo
Paul Naschy reigns supreme as the true king of Spanish horror cinema. He was born Jacinto Molina Alvarez on September 6, 1934, in Madrid, Spain. His father ran a successful fur business. Naschy grew up during the Spanish Civil War, and sought escape from the real-life horrors around him in ...
Writer | Papillon
Henri Charrière was born in 1906. He grew up in the south of France where his father was the master of a village school. After completing his military service in the navy, Charrière moved to Paris. His acquired nickname "Papillon" soon became a respected one in the underworld.
At the age of ...
Actor | Todo sobre mi madre
Spanish actor and director of cinema and theater. Son of the actress Carola Fernán Gómez. When he was three years old he comes back to Spain from Argentina. He has written comedies, novels and poem books. He plays a wide repertoire of roles from comedy to drama.
11. Patty Shepard
Actress | Descanse en piezas
Strikingly comely brunette Patty Shepard was born in 1945 in Greenville, South Carolina. The daughter of a U.S. Air Force official, Patty moved to Spain when she was only 18 years old. After becoming popular as a model in a series of TV commercials, the lovely Ms. Shepard embarked on an acting ...
13. Rocío Dúrcal
Actress | Acompáñame
Rocío Durcal, was born María de los Angeles de las Heras Ortíz, in Madrid, Spain on October 4th, 1945. At the age of 10, she took part in the radio show, 'Conozca a sus Vecinos' ('Meet Your Neighbours'). In these shows, Marietta (her familiar nickname, pronounced Mar-ee-etta) charmed the audience ...
Actor | El caballero Don Quijote
Juan Luis Galiardo was born on March 2, 1940 in San Roque, Cádiz, Andalucía, Spain as Juan Luis Galiardo Comes. He was an actor and producer, known for El caballero Don Quijote (2002), El vuelo de la paloma (1989) and Adiós con el corazón (2000). He was married to Juana Prieto and ...
Actor | El jefe
Alberto de Mendoza was born on January 21, 1923 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Alberto Manuel Rodríguez Gallego Gonzáles de Mendoza. He was an actor, known for El jefe (1958), Tapas (2005) and La mala verdad (2011). He died on December 12, 2011 in Madrid, Spain.
16. Emma Cohen
Actress | Novela
Emma Cohen was born on November 21, 1946 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Emmanuela Beltrán Rahola. She was an actress and writer, known for Novela (1963), Estudio 1 (1965) and Pierna creciente, falda menguante (1970). She was married to Fernando Fernán Gómez. She died on July 11, 2016 ...
18. May Heatherly
Actress | Goya's Ghosts
May Heatherly was born on May 13, 1942 in Los Angeles, California. Heatherly moved to Spain when she was eleven years old and first started acting in various films and television shows in the early 1960's. May was best known for her memorable roles as the infected Nurse Helen in Cannibal Apocalypse...
19. Frank Braña
Actor | Viaje al centro de la Tierra
Frank Braña was born on February 24, 1934 in Pola de Allande, Asturias, Spain as Francisco Braña Pérez. He was an actor, known for Where Time Began (1977), Pieces (1982) and Il magnifico Robin Hood (1970). He died on February 13, 2012 in Majadahonda, Madrid, Spain.
20. Sancho Gracia
Actor | El crimen del Padre Amaro
Sancho Gracia was born on September 27, 1936 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as Félix Ángel Sancho Gracia. He was an actor and producer, known for El crimen del Padre Amaro (2002), Curro Jiménez (1976) and 800 balas (2002). He was married to Noela Aguirre. He died on August 8, 2012 in Madrid.
Writer | Bienvenido Mister Marshall
Berlanga commenced his studies in Valencia in1928, although in 1929 his family sent him and his brother Fernando (due to a lung disease) to the Beau-soleil hospital school in Switzerland. In 1930, he returned to the San José School in Valencia where he stayed until 1931, the year in which the ...
22. Terele Pávez
Actress | Las brujas de Zugarramurdi
Terele Pávez was born on July 29, 1939 in Bilbao, Vizcaya, País Vasco, Spain as Teresa Marta Ruiz Penella. She was an actress, known for Witching and Bitching (2013), La Celestina (1996) and La comunidad (2000). She died on August 11, 2017 in Madrid, Spain.
23. Tomás Blanco
Actor | Per qualche dollaro in più
At 18 he enlisted in the Foreign Legion in Morocco remained prominent through 21. After graduating, contact the theater environment, debuting professionally in Madrid in 1933 with the company Josefina Diaz. Then working on new companies: Maria Fernanda Ladrón de Guevara, Tarsila Criado and Carmen ...
24. Florinda Chico
Actress | La casa de Bernarda Alba
Florinda Chico was born on April 24, 1926 in Don Benito, Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain as Florinda Chico Martín-Mora. She was an actress, known for The House of Bernarda Alba (1987), Jarrapellejos (1988) and Cría Cuervos (1976). She was married to Santos Pumar. She died on February 19, 2011 in...
Writer | Calle Mayor
Juan Antonio Bardem was born on June 2, 1922 in Madrid, Spain as Juan Antonio Bardem Muñoz. He was a writer and director, known for Main Street (1956), La venganza (1958) and Death of a Cyclist (1955). He was married to María Aguado Barbado. He died on October 30, 2002 in Madrid.
Actor | Mi querida señorita
Spanish actor. He started his career in theatre in 1939, when he was only 17, with the support of the director Modesto Higueras and the painter José Caballero. His first works were as actor, set decorator and costume designer in non-commercial amateur theatre plays, basically at the 'Teatro de las ...
28. Alfredo Landa
Actor | El crack
He abandoned his studies of law for the universitary theater. His debut in cinema was in 1962. During the 60's and 70's he participates mainly in not very good comedies. But in the 80's he has revealed as one of the best spanish actors with films like Los santos inocentes (1984) or El bosque animado...
31. Vicente Aranda
Director | Amantes
Vicente Aranda was born on November 9, 1926 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Vicente Aranda Ezquerra. He was a director and writer, known for Lovers: A True Story (1991), El Lute: Run for Your Life (1987) and Tirante el Blanco (2006). He was married to Teresa Font. He died on May 26, 2015 in ...
32. Fernando Sancho
Actor | El hijo del capitán Blood
Fernando Sancho was born on January 7, 1916 in Zaragoza, Aragón, Spain. He was an actor, known for The Son of Captain Blood (1962), La guerrilla (1973) and The Boldest Job in the West (1972). He was married to Maite Pardo. He died on July 31, 1990 in Madrid, Spain.
Writer | I tre del Colorado
He was born in 1918, although there isn't a consensus as some books date his birth in 1925. He was one of the main directors of the Spanish horror boom in the 70s, specially for his quartet of films about the living dead templars which started with Tombs of the Blind Dead (1972).
34. John Gilling
Director | The Pirates of Blood River
Worked as editor prior to World War II, subsequently writer-director of potboilers and horror films of variable quality. Did arguably his best work for Hammer: The Shadow of the Cat (1961), The Plague of the Zombies (1966), The Reptile (1966) and The Mummy's Shroud (1967).
35. Mabel Karr
Actress | Il colosso di Rodi
Mabel Campolongo Jaime, artistically known as Mabel Karr, was an Argentinian actress with resident in Spain. She was born in Buenos Aires, where she worked as a model, actress of photo stories and in the Argentinian TV. In 1958, she moved to Spain to participate in the movie Las chicas de la Cruz ...
Actor | La bestia debe morir
Narciso Ibáñez Menta, was born in Sama de Langreo, Asturias, Spain. Member of an important family of theatrical artists, Narciso started working with your family -artists too- going out of tour along North America and making début in the cinema in 1929. In Argentina, he made debut in the film "A ...
39. Félix Fernández
Actor | La verbena de la Paloma
Félix Fernández was born on July 21, 1899 in Cangas de Onís, Oviedo, Spain as Félix Fernández García. He was an actor, known for La verbena de la Paloma (1963), Don Quijote de la Mancha (1947) and Amore e chiacchiere (Salviamo il panorama) (1958). He was married to Irene Guerrero de Luna. He died ...
Writer | Don Quixote
Miguel de Cervantes' baptism occurred on October 9, 1547, at Alcala de Henares, Spain, so it is reasonable to assume he was born around that time, and Alcala de Henares has long claimed itself as his birthplace. The son of Rodrigo de Cervantes, an itinerant and not-too-successful surgeon, Miguel ...
Actress | La colmena
María Luisa Ponte was born on June 21, 1918 in Medina de Rioseco, Valladolid, Castilla y León, Spain as María Luisa Ponte Mancini. She was an actress, known for La colmena (1982), The Executioner (1963) and Canción de cuna (1994). She was married to Luis López Rueda. She died on May 2, 1996 ...
43. Emma Penella
Actress | Fortunata y Jacinta
Emma Penella was born on March 2, 1930 in Madrid, Spain as Manuela Ruiz Penella. She was an actress, known for Fortunata y Jacinta (1970), The Executioner (1963) and Aquí no hay quien viva (2003). She was married to Emiliano Piedra. She died on August 27, 2007 in Madrid.
44. Lola Flores
Actress | Una señora estupenda
Since very young she is famous as a dancer and singer of andalusian folklore. In 1939 she debuts in cinema in the role of a gipsy. Her greatest success is in folklore shows with Manolo Caracol as artistic partner till 1951. She marries in 1958 to the guitarrist Antonio González "El Pescaílla".
45. Aurora Bautista
Actress | Locura de amor
At a young age she went to Barcelona where she studied theater in the "Instituto del Teatro" with Marta Grau. She debuted in theater in 1944 in Barcelona and in 1948 in the "Teatro Espanol de Madrid". She married a Mexican medical doctor, temporarily interrupting her career. In 1967 she came back ...
46. Antonio Casas
Actor | Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo
Casas was originally a soccer player and stayed for three years with the Spanish "Atlético Madrid" team. Due to injuries suffered he quit playing soccer and entered the acting profession in 1943, though by the time he retired from soccer he already had three acting credits, ranging from 1941 to ...
47. Ricardo Palacios
Writer | Mi conejo es el mejor
Ricardo Palacios was born on March 2, 1940 in Reinosa, Cantabria, Spain as Ricardo López-Nuño Díez. He was an actor and writer, known for Mi conejo es el mejor (1982), Los 7 de Pancho Villa (1967) and ¡Biba la banda! (1987). He died on February 11, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.
Ángel de Andrés López was born on October 23, 1951 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain. He was an actor, known for Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988), Tapas (2005) and Baton Rouge (1988). He was married to Milena Montes. He died on May 4, 2016 in Miraflores de la Sierra, Madrid.
49. Fernando Guillén
Fernando Guillén was born on November 22, 1932 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Fernando Gallego Guillén. He was an actor, known for Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988), Don Juan en los infiernos (1991) and La saga de los Rius (1976). He was married to Gemma Cuervo. He died...
50. Fernando Hilbeck
Actor | Flesh+Blood
Thin and gaunt-faced character actor Fernando Jose Hilbeck Gavalda was born on July 7, 1933 in Madrid, Spain. His father was English. Hilbeck studied in Peru, where he earned a degree in Humanities from the University of Lima. He started acting on stage and was a member of the Prandello y De Servi ...