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


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1. Elizabeth Spriggs

Actress | Sense and Sensibility

Elizabeth Spriggs was born on September 18, 1929 in Buxton, Derbyshire, England as Elizabeth Jean Williams. She was an actress and writer, known for Sense and Sensibility (1995), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) and Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981). She was married to Murray Manson, ...

2. Roald Dahl

Writer | The Witches

Roald Dahl was born in Wales in 1916. He served as a fighter pilot in the British R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) during World War II. He made a forced landing in the Libyan Desert and was severely injured. As a result, he spent five months in a Royal Navy hospital in Alexandria. Dahl is known for how he ...

3. Moira Shearer

Actress | The Red Shoes

Moira was born the daughter of Harold V. King in Dunfermline, Scotland. She was educated at Dunfermline High School, Ndola in Zambia (formerly Northern Rhodesia) and Bearsden Academy, Scotland. She received her professional training at the Mayfair School and The Nicholas Legat Studio. She made her ...

4. Michael Hordern

Actor | The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella

Following a brief teaching career, Michael Hordern made his stage debut in 1937. He made his film debut in 1939, but his career was stalled by WWII. He resumed his acting career in 1946, both in theatre and films. He hit his stride in the 1960s playing befuddled characters, particularly stuffy ...

5. Andy Gibb

Soundtrack | Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle

A blessing or a curse? Every silver lining has a cloud, yet sadly Andrew Roy Gibb had to find that out the hard way. Born the fifth and final child to parents Barbara (17 November 1920-12 August 2016) and Hugh Gibb (15 January 1916-6 March 1992) Andy grew up with his three older siblings dominating...

6. Colin Dexter

Writer | Endeavour

Colin Dexter was born on September 29, 1930 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England as Norman Colin Dexter. He was a writer and actor, known for Endeavour (2012), Inspector Morse (1987) and Inspector Lewis (2006). He was married to Dorothy Cooper. He died on March 21, 2017 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, ...

7. C.S. Lewis

Writer | The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

C.S. Lewis was born in 1898 and brought up in a very strict, religious household. While he was quite young, his mother died of cancer but the "stiff upper lip" in favour at the time meant he wasn't allowed to grieve. He became an Oxford don and led a sheltered life. He seriously questioned his ...

8. P.D. James

Writer | Children of Men

P.D. James was born on August 3, 1920 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England as Phyllis Dorothy James. She was a writer and producer, known for Children of Men (2006), Death in Holy Orders (2003) and An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (1982). She was married to Ernest Connor Bantry White. She died on November ...

9. Terence Longdon

Actor | Ben-Hur

Terence Longdon was born on May 14, 1922 in Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, England as Hubert Tuelly Longdon. He was an actor and writer, known for Ben-Hur (1959), Carry On Sergeant (1958) and Helen of Troy (1956). He was married to Gillian Conyers and Barbara Jefford. He died on April 23, 2011 ...

10. Edwin Newman

Self | The Pelican Brief

Edwin Newman was born on January 25, 1919 in New York City, New York, USA as Edwin Harold Newman. He was an actor and writer, known for The Pelican Brief (1993), Spies Like Us (1985) and My Fellow Americans (1996). He was married to Rigel Grell. He died on August 13, 2010 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, ...

11. Jules Furthman

Writer | To Have and Have Not

Jules Furthman was a magazine and newspaper writer when he began writing for films in 1915. When the U.S. entered WWI Furthman used the name "Stephen Fox" for his screenplays because he thought his name sounded too German, but he reverted to his real name after the war. Furthman became one of the ...

12. Miranda Forbes

Actress | Poirot

Miranda Forbes was born on August 11, 1946 in London, England. She was an actress, known for Poirot (1989), Jane Eyre (1996) and Press Gang (1989). She died on June 14, 2001 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

13. Heather Canning

Actress | Mystery and Imagination

Heather Canning was born on January 5, 1933 in Epsom, Surrey, England as Heather Joan Canning. She was an actress, known for Mystery and Imagination (1966), Miss Julie (1974) and Marat/Sade (1967). She was married to Leon Lissek. She died on May 30, 1996 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

14. Hana Maria Pravda

Actress | The Unbearable Lightness of Being

Hana Maria Pravda was born on January 29, 1916 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary as Hana Beck. She was an actress, known for The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988), Death Wish 3 (1985) and Thursday Theatre (1964). She was married to George Pravda and Alexandr "Sasha" Munk. She died on May 28, ...

15. Heathcote Williams

Actor | Basic Instinct 2

Heathcote Williams was born on November 15, 1941 in Helsby, Cheshire, England as John Henley Heathcote Williams. He was an actor and writer, known for Basic Instinct 2 (2006), La leggenda del pianista sull'oceano (1998) and Hotel (2001). He died on July 1, 2017 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

16. Michael Sellers

Actor | Mr. Topaze

Michael Sellers was born on April 2, 1954 in London, England as Michael Peter Anthony Sellers. He was an actor, known for I Like Money (1961), I Told You I Was Ill: The Life and Legacy of Spike Milligan (2005) and Arena (1975). He was married to Allison Sellers and Carolyn Athay. He died on July 24...

17. Patrick Lichfield

Self | Mad Dogs and Englishmen

Patrick Lichfield was born on April 25, 1939 in Chelsea, London, England as Thomas Patrick John Anson. He was an actor, known for Mad Dogs and Englishmen (1995), Casualty (1986) and The Brian Connell Interview (1970). He was married to Lady Leonora Mary Grosvenor. He died on November 11, 2005 in ...

18. Iris Murdoch

Writer | A Severed Head

Iris Murdoch was born on July 15, 1919 in Dublin, Ireland as Jean Iris Murdoch. She was a writer and actress, known for A Severed Head (1970), Teatr telewizji (1953) and The Bell (1982). She was married to John Bayley. She died on February 8, 1999 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

19. Brian Aldiss

Writer | Artificial Intelligence: AI

Brian Aldiss, author of the classic Helliconia trilogy, and the story on which Steven Spielberg's 2001 film AI: Artificial Intelligence was based, was one of Britain's most accomplished and versatile writers of science fiction. In a lifelong and prolific career, Aldiss, who died aged 92, produced ...

20. Judith Stott

Actress | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre

Judith Stott was born on July 12, 1929 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England as Judith Mary Stott. She was an actress, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), The Brothers Karamazov (1964) and ITV Play of the Week (1955). She was married to Dave Allen and Jeremy Burnham. She died on October 11, 2010 ...

21. Matthew Turpin

Actor | What a Girl Wants

Matthew Turpin was born on January 13, 1984 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Matthew Alexander Geoffrey Turpin. He was an actor, known for What a Girl Wants (2003), Lady Godiva (2008) and Stand Off. He died on March 31, 2008 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

22. John Gatrell

Actor | The Avengers

John Gatrell was born on August 21, 1907 in Lewisham, London, England as John Harold Stewart Gatrell. He was an actor, known for The Avengers (1961), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and Compact (1962). He was married to Daphne Herman Lea. He died on January 13, 1981 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

23. Roger Bannister

Actor | Bad Loser

Roger Bannister was born on March 23, 1929 in Harrow, London, England as Roger Gilbert Bannister. He was an actor, known for Bad Loser (1977), Champion and The Ed Sullivan Show (1948). He was married to Moyra Elver Jacobsson. He died on March 3, 2018 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

24. Miriam Griffin

Self | The Most Evil Men and Women in History

Miriam Griffin was born on June 6, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Miriam Tamara Dressler. She was married to Jasper Griffin. She died on May 16, 2018 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

25. Bob Danvers Walker

Actor | Armchair Theatre

Bob Danvers Walker was born on October 11, 1906 in Belmont, Sutton, Surrey, England as Cyril Frederick Danvers-Walker. He was an actor, known for Armchair Theatre (1956), Mrs Thursday (1966) and Resurrected (1989). He died on May 17, 1990 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

26. Eleanor Hallam

Actress | Melody of My Heart

Eleanor Hallam was born on September 5, 1898 in Totley, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England as Eleanor Mary Hallam. She was an actress, known for Melody of My Heart (1936), Much Too Shy (1942) and Those Kids from Town (1942). She died in 1996 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

27. Nigel Buchanan

Actor | Fly Away Peter

Nigel Buchanan was born on December 10, 1921 in Lowestoft, Suffolk, England as Nigel Richard Buchanan-Wollaston. He was an actor, known for Fly Away Peter (1948), Stop Press Girl (1949) and Quartet (1948). He died in 1983 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

28. Leszek Kolakowski

Self | Visionen zum Millennium

Leszek Kolakowski was born on October 23, 1927 in Radom, Mazowieckie, Poland. He was married to Tamara Dynenson. He died on July 17, 2009 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

29. Anthony Smith

Writer | The Body

Anthony Smith was born on March 30, 1926 in Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England as Anthony John Francis Smith. He was a writer, known for The Body (1971), The Train Now Departing (1988) and Television and Society (1973). He died on July 7, 2014 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

30. Siegbert Prawer

Actor | Howards End

Siegbert Prawer was born on February 15, 1925 in Cologne, Germany. He was an actor, known for Howards End (1992). He died on April 5, 2012 in Summertown, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

31. Joyce Cary

Writer | The Horse's Mouth

Irish novelist, a former art student, who published his first book at the age of 44. His work is often picaresque and humanist, concerned with individual freedom.

32. Andrew Blackett

Actor | Treasure Island

Andrew Blackett was born in 1921 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England as William Andrew Blackett. He was an actor, known for Treasure Island (1950), Against the Wind (1948) and The Turners of Prospect Road (1947). He died on August 22, 1955 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

33. Tim Gebbels

Actor | William and Mary

Tim Gebbels was born in 1968 in Cuckfield, Sussex, England as Timothy Daniel Gebbels. He was an actor, known for William and Mary (2003), Cast Offs (2009) and Notes on Blindness (2016). He died on February 16, 2017 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

34. David Angel

Music Department | Dreamscape

David Angel is known for his work on Dreamscape (1984), The Thing with Two Heads (1972) and Chrome and Hot Leather (1971). He died on April 10, 2017 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

36. Molly McArthur

Costume Designer | Jamaica Inn

Molly McArthur was born in 1900 in London, England. She was a costume designer, known for Jamaica Inn (1939) and The World of Women (1937). She died on January 12, 1972 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

37. William Glock

Self | Masterworks

William Glock was born on March 3, 1908 in Catford, London, England as William Frederick Glock. He was married to Anne (née Geoffroy-Dechaume) Balfour and Clemency (née Davenport) Hale. He died on June 28, 2000 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

38. Nicholas Geake

Actor | The Further Adventures of Oliver Twist

Nicholas Geake was born on September 28, 1951 in Surrey, England as Nicholas Peter Fraser Geake. He was an actor, known for The Further Adventures of Oliver Twist (1980), The Secret Adversary (1983) and The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984). He was married to Judith Sidney. He died on June 11, ...

39. Bryan Tilling

Sound Department | Alien

40. Duke D'Mond

Actor | The Barron Knights Show

Duke D'Mond was born on February 25, 1943 in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England as Richard Edward Palmer. He was an actor, known for The Barron Knights Show (1984). He was married to Pauline. He died on April 9, 2009 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

41. Margaret Bull

Actress | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre

Margaret Bull was born on March 16, 1900 in Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England as Margaret Lucy Bull. She was an actress, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), Boyd Q.C. (1956) and ITV Television Playhouse (1955). She died on November 1, 1984 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

42. John Wain

Writer | Mniejsze niebo

John Wain was born on March 14, 1925 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. He was a writer, known for Mniejsze niebo (1981), Boy Meets Girl (1967) and Play for Today (1970). He was married to Patricia Dunn, Eirian James and Marianne Urmston. He died on May 24, 1994 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, ...

43. Joan Murray

Self | Horizon

Joan Murray was born on June 24, 1917 in West Norwood, London, England as Joan Elisabeth Lowther Clarke. She was married to John Kenneth Ronald Murray. She died in September 1996 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

44. Humphrey Carpenter

Writer | Jackanory

Humphrey Carpenter was born on April 29, 1946 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England as Humphrey William Bouverie Carpenter. He was a writer and director, known for Jackanory (1965), Mr. Majeika (1988) and Close Up (1998). He was married to Mari Christina Prichard. He died on January 4, 2005 in Oxford.

45. Janet Vaughan

Self | Women of Our Century

Janet Vaughan was born on October 18, 1899 in Clifton, Bristol, England as Janet Maria Vaughan. She was married to David Gourlay. She died on January 9, 1993 in Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

46. Kim Mills

Actor | The Stranger Came Home

Kim Mills was born on October 22, 1930 in Marylebone, London, England as Kim Ian Mills. He was an actor, known for The Unholy Four (1954) and Stand by to Shoot (1953). He was married to Jan Miller and Jane Dore. He died on August 28, 2006 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

47. Peter Pardo

Sound Department | Biggles

49. John Groser

Actor | Murder in the Cathedral

John Groser was born on June 23, 1890 in Beverley, Western Australia, Australia as St John Beverley Groser. He was an actor, known for Murder in the Cathedral (1951). He died on March 19, 1966 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.

50. Robin Gandy

Self | Horizon

Robin Gandy was born on September 22, 1919 in Rotherfield Peppard, Oxfordshire, England as Robin Oliver Gandy. He died on November 20, 1995 in Oxford, Oxfordshire.


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