Death Place Matching "Melbourne, Victoria, Australia" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Frank Thring
Actor | Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome
Frank Thring was born on May 11, 1926 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Francis William Thring Jr. He was an actor, known for Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985), Ben-Hur (1959) and The Vikings (1958). He was married to Joan Cunliffe. He died on December 29, 1994 in Melbourne.
2. Gary Olsen
Gary Olsen was born on November 3, 1957 in Westminster, London, England as Gary Kenneth Grant. He was an actor, known for The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989), The Day of the Triffids (1981) and Pink Floyd: The Wall (1982). He was married to Jane Anthony and Candy Davis. He died on ...
Actor | Murder She Said
Charles 'Bud' Tingwell was born on January 3, 1923 in Coogee, New South Wales, Australia as Charles William Tingwell. He was an actor and director, known for Murder She Said (1961), Breaker Morant (1980) and Murder Most Foul (1964). He was married to Audrey Wilson. He died on May 15, 2009 in ...
Director | Hotel Sorrento
Writer, director and producer Richard Franklin was born on July 15, 1948 in Melbourne, Australia. Infatuated with cinema at an early age, Franklin first began making 8mm films at age 10. Franklin saw Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho" two years later and was hooked on movies for life. Richard enrolled at ...
Actor | ¿Quién puede matar a un niño?
Australian stage, screen and TV actor Lewis Fiander was educated at Trinity Grammar School and made his acting debut at the National Theatre in Melbourne in 1954. At the age of 18 he moved to Sydney to broaden his skills as a radio actor and in due course perfected a varied gallery of dialects and ...
Actor | Mad Max
Television Print Personal appearances Beau. For Y&R Mattingly. 1993 / 2002 Client. Beaurepaire Tyres 80 Commercials Created by Paul Hankinson and Roger Ginsberg. John Skaro and Roger Nance. Casting Director Greg Apps
Theatre Of Mice and Men. By John Steinbeck Role :Lennie Director :Ray Lawler ...
Actress | Prisoner
Sheila Florance was born on July 24, 1916 in St. Kilda East, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Sheila Mary Florance. She was an actress, known for Prisoner: Cell Block H (1979), Mad Max (1979) and A Woman's Tale (1991). She was married to Jan (John) Adam Balawaider and Roger Lightfoot Oyston. She ...
Actress | Muriel's Wedding
Penne Hackforth-Jones was born on August 5, 1949 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Penelope Beatrix Hackforth-Jones. She was an actress, known for Muriel's Wedding (1994), Paradise Road (1997) and Black and White (2002). She died on May 17, 2013 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
9. Brian May
Composer | Mad Max
Brian May rates highly as one of the best film music composers in the history of Australian cinema. May's scores are distinguished by their full, rich and supremely melodic orchestration. Brian was born on July 28, 1934 in Adelaide, South Australia. He studied as a pianist, violinist and conductor ...
10. Gus Mercurio
Actor | The Blue Lagoon
Well-known American born character actor, he was a former professional boxer and arrived in Australia as a qualified referee. His raspy voice, energetic personality and natural talents quickly came to the attention of Australian TV production houses.
Mercurio appeared in several Australian period ...
11. Cathy Godbold
Actress | Home and Away
Cathy Godbold is an actress, known for Newlyweds (1993), The Saddle Club (2001), Home and Away (1988) and The King (TV Movie) (2007) where she played her mother. Godbold is the daughter of television personality Rosemary Margan.
Her first appearance was in More Winners: His Master's Ghost (TV Movie)...
13. Anne Haddy
Actress | Dynasty
Anne Haddy was born in Quorn, South Australia, in 1930. In 1948, she made her acting debut on ABC Radio Adelaide. At 23, she left Australia for the UK to pursue an acting career and further stage training, but found the competition so great that she ended up working for Kellogg's, and soon returned...
14. Paul Cox
Director | Innocence
Paul Cox was born on April 16, 1940 in Venlo, Limburg, Netherlands as Paulus Henrique Benedictus Cox. He was a director and writer, known for Innocence (2000), My First Wife (1984) and Man of Flowers (1983). He was married to Juliet Bacskai. He died on June 18, 2016 in Melbourne, Victoria, ...
15. Maurie Fields
Actor | Bellbird
Maurie Fields was born on August 4, 1926 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Maurice Sheil. He was an actor, known for Bellbird (1967), Country Town (1971) and Death of a Soldier (1986). He was married to Val Jellay and Dorothy. He died on December 18, 1995 in Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria,...
17. Jessie Jacobs
Actress | The Saddle Club
Jessie Jacobs was the middle child of Joanna and Brendan Jacobs. After "The Saddle Club" ended Jessie Jacobs pierced her nose and she wore a retainer at the age of 13. When her baby brother Charlie was born Jessie Jacobs helped with his delivery and cut his umbilical cord. Being on "Fergus McPhail"...
19. Terry Gill
Actor | Crocodile Dundee
Terry Gill was born on October 25, 1939 in England. He was an actor, known for Crocodile Dundee (1986), Blue Heelers (1994) and The Flying Doctors (1985). He was married to Carole-Ann Aylett. He died on February 25, 2015 in Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
22. Alwyn Kurts
Actor | Tim
One of Australia's most recognisable actors, Alwyn Kurts had previously been an accredited war correspondent, before becoming a notable figure in Melbourne radio in the 1950s via his program "Raising A Husband", and as an executive at radio station 3XY.
Shortly after television arrived in 1956, he ...
24. Olivia Hamnett
Actress | The Last Wave
Olivia Hamnett began her acting career in repertory theatre throughout England before moving onto TV. After moving to Australia, Olivia established an elegant screen presence in the TV series "Rush" as well as playing screen wife to Richard Chamberlain in the film "The Last Wave" and screen mother ...
25. Tim Burstall
Director | End Play
Tim Burstall was born on April 20, 1927 in Stockton-on-Tees, England. He was a director and producer, known for End Play (1976), Stork (1971) and Libido (1973). He was married to Neela Dey and Betty Rogers. He died on April 19, 2004 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Writer | Chopper
Mark Brandon Read was born on November 17, 1954 in Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He was an actor and writer, known for Chopper (2000), Start Options Exit (2014) and Trojan Warrior (2002). He was married to Margaret Cassar and Mary-Ann Hodge. He died on October 9, 2013 in Parkville, ...
27. Monica Maughan
Actress | Strange Bedfellows
Monica Maughan was born on September 15, 1933 in Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Tonga as Monica Cresswell Wood. She is known for her work on Strange Bedfellows (2004), A City's Child (1971) and The Damnation of Harvey McHugh (1994). She was married to Rowland Ball and William Essex. She died on January 8, ...
28. Nevil Shute
Writer | On the Beach
Educated at Balliol College, Oxford, England. Decided early on an aeronautical career, and went to work for the de Havilland Aircraft Company as an engineer, where he was heavily involved in the construction of the airship R100. After the disastrous loss of the R101, built by the government in ...
29. Mary Hardy
Actress | Good Morning, Mr. Doubleday
Mary Hardy was born on October 14, 1931 in Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia as Mary Veronica Hardy. She was an actress, known for Good Morning, Mr. Doubleday (1969), Bellbird (1967) and Once Upon a Twilight (1975). She died in January 1985 in Middle Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
30. Peter Adams
Actor | Cop Shop
Peter Adams was born on May 18, 1938 in New Zealand as Peter John Adams. He was an actor, known for Cop Shop (1977), Prisoner: Cell Block H (1979) and Mission: Impossible (1988). He was married to Kirsty Child. He died on December 13, 1999 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
31. Cris Jones
Director | The Death and Life of Otto Bloom
Cris Jones was an award-winning filmmaker based in Melbourne. His short films The Funk, Excursion and The Heisenberg Principle have screened at over a hundred international film festivals including Clermont-Ferrand, Rotterdam and South by Southwest. Cris received the Emerging Filmmaker Awards of ...
32. Lynda Gibson
Actress | The Castle
Lynda Gibson was born on March 21, 1956 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She was an actress and writer, known for The Castle (1997), Let the Blood Run Free (1990) and Blue Heelers (1994). She died on January 2, 2004 in West Preston, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
37. Bob Hornery
Actor | Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome
Bob Hornery was born on May 28, 1931 in Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Robert James Hornery. He was an actor, known for Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985), Blue Heelers (1994) and Phoelix (1980). He was married to Patricia Allen. He died on May 26, 2015 in Melbourne, Victoria, ...
39. Rosie Sturgess
Actress | Thirst
Rosie Sturgess was born on June 21, 1920 in Perth, Western Australia, Australia as June Rose Sturgess. She was an actress, known for Thirst (1979), The Last of the Australians (1975) and Bellbird (1967). She was married to Peter McMahon. She died on February 3, 2005 in Kew, Melbourne, Victoria, ...
40. Tommy Hanlon Jr.
Actor | Age of Consent
Born to vaudeville performers, Tommy Hanlon Jr. was taken into his mother and father's act at age 4 and kept performing for the rest of his life. After two years with the Orson Welles Mercury Theatre in Los Angeles in the 1940s, and appearing on stage alongside W.C. Fields, he came to Australia in ...
44. Myra De Groot
Actress | Norman Loves Rose
Myra De Groot was born on July 4, 1937 in Westminster, London, England as Myra Tania De Groot. She was an actress, known for Norman Loves Rose (1982), Angel Mine (1978) and Here Come the Brides (1968). She died on April 4, 1988 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
45. Stella Lamond
Actress | Bellbird
Stella Lamond was born on March 12, 1909 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She was an actress, known for Bellbird (1967), Homicide (1964) and Country Town (1971). She was married to Max Reddy and Joe Lawman. She died on July 5, 1973 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
47. Paul Hester
Soundtrack | Two Hands
There is an old saying in show business "The Show Must Go On". Hester tried his very best to live his life according to that old adage, but sadly, could not beat his own personal demons and the show did not go on. Paul Hester always smiled on the outside. As an eight-year old child he wrote a ...
50. Joan Lindsay
Writer | Picnic at Hanging Rock
Joan Lindsay was born on November 16, 1896 in St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Joan a'Beckett Weigall. She was a writer and actress, known for Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975), Story Box (1963) and ITV Television Playhouse (1955). She was married to Sir Daryl Lindsay. She died on December ...