Death Place Matching "Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
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 ...
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 ...
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
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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, ...
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...
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.
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.
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.
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.
38. Nicholas Geake
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, ...
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, ...
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.
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.