Death Place Matching "Marina Del Rey, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | The Warriors
Multi-talented actress Lynne Thigpen was born Cherlynne Thigpen in Joliet, Illinois, on December 22, 1948. She performed in community theater and university theater productions while attending the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. Following graduation, she taught high-school English for a...
2. Tony Longo
Actor | Sixteen Candles
Tony Longo was a working character actor for more than three decades. Born in New Jersey, he moved out to Los Angeles and within the first few weeks landed a recurring role on the hit TV series "Alice". In that same year he did his first 3 films, "16 Candles", "Splash" and "Fletch". Next he was ...
3. Tommy Rettig
Actor | The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T.
Tommy was a successful child actor in 1954 when he was chosen out of a field of 500 to play Jeff Miller in the TV series Lassie (1954). He was with the show for four years, after which Lassie acquired a whole new family.
Rettig, the only child of Elias Rettig, a Lockheed aircraft-parts inspector, ...
Soundtrack | Carlito's Way
Dennis Wilson was born Hawthorne, California in the fall of 1944 to Murry and Audree Wilson. The middle son of three brothers, Dennis was rebellious, argumentative and as he often acknowledged, the "black sheep" of the family. His integration into America's band, The Beach Boys came when his mother ...
5. Edson Stroll
Actor | Snow White and the Three Stooges
Edson Stroll was born on January 6, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Edson Roy Stroll. He was an actor, known for Snow White and the Three Stooges (1961), The Twilight Zone (1959) and Lock Up (1959). He died on July 18, 2011 in Marina del Rey, California, USA.
6. Albert Hague
Actor | Space Jam
He was born into a Jewish family in Berlin but he was raised as a Lutheran to protect him from Nazi persecution. He fled Germany to Italy in 1937 as he was about to be inducted into the Hitler youth movement. After attending a music conservatory in Rome, he obtained a scholarship to the University ...
Actor | Maciste nella terra dei ciclopi
Gordon Mitchell was one of those perfectly developed bodybuilders who jumped on the Steve Reeves bandwagon and hightailed it to Italy to seek movie stardom as a Herculean strongman. Born in Denver, Colorado, but raised in Inglewood, California, Mitchell served in WWII and at one point became a ...
Actor | The Spook Who Sat by the Door
Lawrence Cook was born on May 7, 1930 in New York City, New York, USA as Albert Lawrence Cooks. He was an actor and writer, known for The Spook Who Sat by the Door (1973), Posse (1993) and Colors (1988). He died on December 27, 2003 in Marina del Rey, California, USA.
10. Chris Brinker
Producer | The Boondock Saints
Chris Brinker was born on December 17, 1970 in the USA. He was a producer and director, known for The Boondock Saints (1999), The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day (2009) and Bad Country (2014). He died on February 8, 2013 in Marina del Rey, California, USA.
11. Ernest Haller
Cinematographer | Gone with the Wind
Distinguished American cinematographer Ernest Haller started in the industry in 1914 as an actor with Biograph after leaving his first job as a bank clerk. Within one year he discovered his true calling: being on the other side of the camera. By 1920, he had become a full director of photography ...
14. Sidney Lanfield
Director | The Hound of the Baskervilles
After a stint as a jazz musician and a vaudeville entertainer, Sidney Lanfield was hired by Fox Film Corp. in 1926 as a gag writer and brought to Hollywood. Making his debut as a director in 1930, he specialized in romances and light comedies, directing many of Bob Hope's films in the 1930s and ...
18. Jack Donohue
Director | Close-Up
Jack Donohue started as a dancer in the Ziegfeld Follies, continued as a dancer, dance director and dance teacher for tap dance (most prominent pupil: Eleanor Powell) in New York and in London (he starred in the British film Rhythm in the Air (1936) with his wife Tutta Rolf). He began working in ...
19. Cassandra Lynn
Self | Hot Babes Doing Stuff Naked
Gorgeous, buxom, and shapely blonde bombshell Cassandra Lynn Jensen was born on August 15, 1979 in Price, Utah. Cassandra lived in both Huntington, Utah and Ferron, Utah as a little girl prior to moving with her mother to the Salt Lake Valley in Utah. She was a competitive diver in high school. ...
20. Eileen Sedgwick
Actress | Beasts of Paradise
Eileen Sedgwick came from a theatrical family. Her parents were both stage actors, her brother Edward Sedgwick went on to become a respected comedy director and her sister Josie Sedgwick became a film actress. The entire family toured the vaudeville circuit as "The Five Sedgwicks," and it wasn't ...
21. Layne Britton
Make Up Department | The Blues Brothers
Layne Britton was born on September 5, 1907 in Munday, Texas, USA as Layne Leslie Britton. He is known for his work on The Blues Brothers (1980), Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) and It! The Terror from Beyond Space (1958). He died on December 12, 1993 in Marina del Rey, California, USA.
28. Scott Hamilton
Born Scott Hamilton-Davidson in Los Angeles, California; the entertainment business was a foregone conclusion for a career path. An only child, his father Fred Hamilton was a well established Hollywood Director whose career started as a child actor in the 1920s.
Fred's acting career was short lived,...
31. Leon Klatzkin
Soundtrack | Hollywoodland
Prolific film and television composer, orchestra conductor, soundtrack orchestrator and arranger. Coming to Hollywood, he worked in the music department of the Hal Roach Studios for eight years, and thereafter moved on to other film companies as well, especially 20th Century-Fox. He joined ASCAP in...
32. Bob Casale
Music Department | Drop Dead Gorgeous
Robert Edward Casale Jr. was born on July 14, 1952 in Kent, Ohio. The younger brother of Gerald V. Casale, Robert grew up in Akron, Ohio and was trained as a medical radiation technologist, but eventually left that job to become a key founding member of the New Wave band Devo. Casale not only ...
33. Steve Blauner
Producer | The King of Marvin Gardens
Steve Blauner was born on September 19, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA as Jules Stephen Blauner. He is known for his work on The King of Marvin Gardens (1972), Drive, He Said (1971) and Richard Pryor: Live in Concert (1979). He died on June 16, 2015 in Marina Del Rey, California, USA.
34. Julian F. Myers
Julian F. Myers was born on February 22, 1918 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He is known for his work on Frogs (1972), Coffy (1973) and Blacula (1972). He was married to Nanny, Patsy, Patsy Nanny Myers, Ruth Schultz and Schultz, Ruth. He died on December 21, 2013 in Marina del Rey, California, USA.
35. Gene McGarr
Actor | 2010
Gene McGarr was born on June 26, 1937 in New York City, New York, USA as Eugene William McGarr. He was an actor, known for 2010 (1984), Mindwarp (1992) and Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (1994). He was married to Susan Monaster and Eleanor Frey. He died on June 26, 2007 in Marina Del Rey, California, USA.
36. Jesse M. Unruh
Actor | The Candidate
Jesse M. Unruh was born on September 30, 1922 in Newton, Kansas, USA as Jesse Marvin Unruh. He was an actor, known for The Candidate (1972), Della (1969) and The Joey Bishop Show (1967). He was married to Chris Edwards and Virginia June Lemon. He died on August 4, 1987 in Marina del Rey, California...
37. Emmett Ashford
Emmett Ashford was born on November 23, 1914 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Emmett Littleton Ashford. He was an actor, known for The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976), Ironside (1967) and The Jacksons (1976). He died on March 1, 1980 in Marina del Rey, California.
40. Thomas Warkentin
Art Department | Heavy Metal
Thomas Warkentin was born on October 31, 1935 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. He is known for his work on Heavy Metal (1981), Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (1985) and Defenders of the Earth (1986). He died on March 12, 2002 in Marina del Rey, California, USA.
42. Goldie Colwell
Actress | Why the Sheriff Is a Bachelor
Beautiful Goldie Colwell born in Kansas in 1889. began on stage in the late 1900's. Goldie appeared in few leading roles but many character and supporting roles in more than 80 westerns and comedies making her film debut in Tom Mix's 'Why the Sheriff is a Bachelor' for the Selig Film Co in 1911, ...
43. Patrick Lippert
Was president of Rock The Vote, the nationwide campaign that registered hundreds of thousands of young voters in the United States.