Death Place Matching "Reno, Nevada, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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1. Don Galloway

Actor | The Big Chill

Born July 27, 1937 in Brooksville, Kentucky. He was married to Linda Galloway [divorced], the former Linda Robinson, and had two daughters. Their names are Tracy and Jennifer. Married the second time to Linda Marie, he has two stepchildren: Sheila and Robert. He also has one brother. Education, ...

2. Tura Satana

Actress | Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!

Tura Satana started exotic dancing when she was only 13 years old. She integrated acrobatics, humor, and sensual beauty to her dancing art form. As a dancer, she started doing guest appearances in films such as Our Man Flint (1966) and Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed? (1963) and made several films ...

3. Beverly Tyler

Actress | Musical Comedy Time

This relatively obscure, sweet-faced "B" level ingénue of the post-war 40s and 50s was born Beverly Jean Saul of modest beginnings in Scranton, Pennsylvania, on July 5, 1927. Her mother was a secretary who secured piano and music lessons for her young daughter. Her father was employed with a ...

4. Barbara Ruick

Actress | Carousel

A bundle of bright sunshine and unabashed energy, lovely musical actress Barbara Ruick delighted audiences for over two decades. The brown-eyed singer/actress who admittedly came up short in the dancing department nevertheless toyed with top musical stardom in mid-1950s films and almost nabbed it. ...

5. Claudia Martin

Actress | Ski Fever

Claudia Martin was the daughter of Dean Martin and his first wife, Betty MacDonald. One of seven children, she was born in Ridley Park, PA, but spent her childhood in southern California. She did follow her father into show business, appearing on such television programs as The Donna Reed Show (...

6. Lois Wilson

Actress | Ransom

A schoolteacher who became a stage actress (briefly), Lois Wilson entered films in 1916 at Paramount (her sisters, Diana Kane and Connie Lewis, also worked as actresses). Wilson played leading roles well into the sound era, and after she retired from the screen she worked sporadically in television...

7. Sunset Carson

Actor | Sheriff of Cimarron

An American cowboy star of "B" westerns who had a brief career in the 1940s, Sunset Carson was born with the decidedly unheroic name of Winifred Maurice Harrison (although he was generally known to his family as Michael or Mick) in Gracemore, Oklahoma. He moved to Plainview, Texas, as a boy and ...

8. Rudy Sooter

Soundtrack | The Roaming Cowboy

Rudy Sooter was born on June 17, 1904 in Canada as Roby Cecil Sooter. His parents were John Franklin Sooter and Hattie Blanch Tussing Sooter. Rudy first became known for his country and western music, both as a writer and performer. Bob Nolan and Roy Rogers were in his band before they formed the ...

9. Shirley Walker

Music Department | Dick Tracy

Shirley Walker was born in Napa, California in 1945. She was educated at Pleasant Hill High School; attended San Francisco State College on piano scholarship; studied composition with Dr. Roger Nixon; and piano with Harald Logan of Berkeley, California. She was soloist with San Francisco Symphony ...

10. Dorothy Whitney

Actress | Breakfast at Tiffany's

Dorothy Whitney was born on October 31, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA as Dorothy Myrtle Whitney. She was an actress, known for Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961) and Oh... Rosalinda!! (1955). She was married to Richard Bell Coney and Ramon Bieri. She died on January 25, 1977 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

11. Alan Wells

Actor | Richard Diamond, Private Detective

Alan Wells was born on March 23, 1926 in Benzonia, Michigan, USA as George Alan Wells. He was an actor, known for Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957), The Great Missouri Raid (1951) and The Count of Monte Cristo (1956). He was married to Barbara Lang and Claudia Barrett. He died on June 14, ...

12. Reno Browne

Actress | Range Land

American B-Western actress. Growing up in her native Reno, Nevada, she made her entree into films with small parts in films shooting on location in the Reno area. She travelled to Hollywood and got work as a trick rider and stuntwoman and eventually as a leading lady in low- budget Westerns for ...

13. Jules Irving

Director | What Really Happened to the Class of '65?

Jules Irving was born on April 13, 1925 in New York City, New York, USA as Julius Israel. He was a director and producer, known for What Really Happened to the Class of '65? (1977), Loose Change (1978) and Rich Man, Poor Man - Book II (1976). He was married to Priscilla Pointer. He died on July 28,...

14. Gwen Lee

Actress | Laugh, Clown, Laugh

She was one of the archetypal flappers of the Jazz Age. Blonde, blue-eyed and impeccably coiffured, we recall Gwen Lee as tall, blonde flibbertigibbets and gold-digging vamps in films of the late 1920's and early 30's. Gwen was born in Nebraska and attended school in Omaha. Having suitably ...

15. Efrem Zimbalist Sr.

Actor | Walls Tell Tales

Composer, violinist and educator, educated at first by his father and then the Imperial School at St. Petersburg with Auer. He made his violin debut at Berlin in 1907, followed by a tour of Europe. His American debut was with the Boston Symphony in 1911. Thereafter, he joined the faculty at the ...

16. Jim Jordan

Director | The Colgate Comedy Hour

Retired from show business in 1972. Became a successful land developer in Reno.

17. James Vance

Self | Dream Deceivers: The Story Behind James Vance vs. Judas Priest

James Vance was born on October 12, 1965 in California, USA. He died on November 29, 1988 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

18. Bob Wilkins

Producer | Creature Features

Bob Wilkins was born on April 11, 1932 in Hammond, Indiana, USA as Robert Gene Wilkins. He was a producer and actor, known for Creature Features (1971), The Star Trek Dream (1975) and The Milpitas Monster (1976). He was married to Sally Wilkins. He died on January 7, 2009 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

19. Gary Brandner

Writer | The Howling

Gary Brandner was born on May 31, 1930 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, USA as Gary Phil Brandner. He was a writer and actor, known for The Howling (1981), The Howling and Cameron's Closet (1988). He was married to Martine Wood Brandner, Barbara Nutting and Paula Moon. He died on September 22, 2013 ...

20. Sam Donahue

Music Department | Sentimental Over You

Tenor saxophonist, who formed his first band in Detroit in the mid 1930's but subsequently relinquished the leader position to Sonny Burke and joined Gene Krupa and His Orchestra. He remained for two years, then briefly worked with Harry James and Benny Goodman, before once again leading his own ...

21. Gary Wissner

Art Department | The Abyss

22. Walter Van Tilburg Clark

Writer | The Ox-Bow Incident

Inducted into the Nevada Writers Hall of Fame in 1988 (inaugural induction).

23. John Hatton

Actor | Crossing Trails

John Hatton was born on August 1, 1913 in Alameda County, California, USA as John McLaughlin Hatton. He was an actor, known for Crossing Trails (1921), The Dramatic Life of Abraham Lincoln (1924) and Our Gang (1922). He died on December 27, 1998 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

24. Lorrie Collins

Actress | Around the World Revue

Lorrie Collins was born on May 7, 1942 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, USA as Lawrencine May Collins. She was married to Stewart Ronald Carnall. She died on August 4, 2018 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

25. Lucille Wall

Actress | General Hospital

Lucille Wall was born on January 18, 1898 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for General Hospital (1963), Dennis the Menace (1959) and American Inventory (1951). She died on July 11, 1986 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

26. Anna Minot

Actress | Condition Red

Anna Minot's first stage role was as a chickadee in a elementary school play. By the time she graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Vassar College in 1939, she had acted in community theatre and in summer stock. She went on from there to a long and distinguished career on the stage, with occasional film ...

27. Dizzy Dean

Actor | Dizzy & Daffy

Jerome "Dizzy" Dean is regarded as one of the finest pitchers in baseball history. He took four consecutive strikeout titles, led the National League in complete games pitched for four straight seasons, and won two games for the Cardinals in the 1934 World Series--his brother Paul 'Daffy' Dean won ...

28. Jill Van Ness

Actress | The Monkees

Jill Van Ness was born on December 1, 1943 in Miami, Florida, USA. She was an actress, known for The Monkees (1966). She died on April 3, 2011 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

29. Peggy Satterlee

Arabian Nights

Peggy Satterlee was born on September 7, 1926 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Patricia LaRue Satterlee. She was an actress, known for Arabian Nights (1942) and Bells of Capistrano (1942). She died on November 5, 2005 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

30. Ann Toth

Monsieur Verdoux

Ann Toth was born on March 23, 1922 in Modesto, California, USA. She is known for her work on Monsieur Verdoux (1947), The Misfits (1961) and Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman (1947). She died on December 13, 1991 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

32. Jimmy Leeward

Stunts | Dragonfly

Jimmy Leeward was born on October 21, 1936 in Brackenridge, Pennsylvania, USA as James Kent Leeward. He is known for his work on Dragonfly (2002), Thirteen Days (2000) and Amelia (2009). He died on September 16, 2011 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

33. Charla Sampsel

Actress | Poison Ivy

Charla Sampsel was born on August 15, 1966 in California, USA as Charla Marie Sampsel. She was an actress, known for Poison Ivy (1992) and Heaven (1987). She was married to Darren Mack. She died on June 12, 2006 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

34. Ronnie Dayton

Actor | Pajama Party

Ronnie Dayton was born on September 29, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on Pajama Party (1964), Beach Blanket Bingo (1965) and Bikini Beach (1964). He died on August 27, 2005 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

35. Randolph Connolly

The Dark Angel

Randolph Connolly was born on May 6, 1924 in Bisbee, Arizona, USA. He was an actor, known for The Dark Angel (1935) and Secrets (1933). He died on February 14, 2015 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

36. Bill Days

Actor | Puddin' Head

Bill Days was born on April 2, 1911 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He was an actor, known for Puddin' Head (1941), Isle of Destiny (1940) and Paris Follies of 1956 (1955). He died on May 6, 2002 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

37. Cass Martin

Location Management | The Hitcher

Cass Martin was born on September 2, 1937 in Connecticut, USA. He is known for his work on The Hitcher (1986), Back to School (1986) and The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988). He died on October 30, 2002 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

38. Stephanie Pond-Smith


Stephanie Pond-Smith was born on May 25, 1951 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Stephanie Aranas. She is known for her work on Payback (1999), Conspiracy Theory (1997) and Popeye (1980). She died on March 18, 1998 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

39. Ringo Bonavena

Actor | Pasión dominguera

Oscar Natalio Bonavena was Argentina's most famous heavyweight boxer from 1964 until his murder in 1976. He was 6' 1" tall and weighed a muscular 217lbs. Nicknamed "Ringo" because of his "Beattle's" style haircut, he compiled a 58-9-1 record with 44 knockout victories. He became famous for knocking...

40. Princess Luana

Actress | Hawaiian Nights

Princess Luana was an actress, known for Hawaiian Nights (1939). She died on December 6, 1999 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

41. Geraldine Decker

Actress | Live from the Metropolitan Opera

From the time she was a little girl, Geraldine Decker sang and performed for her parents and friends. Her high school yearbooks extolled her heavenly voice as she participated in choir and drama programs.

While her boys were little, she stayed active in community theater and local programs.

Her ...

42. Jimmy Lagano

Actor | Black Hand

Jimmy Lagano was born on September 20, 1943 in the USA as James Parker Lagano. He was an actor, known for Black Hand (1950). He died on March 6, 2002 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

43. Richard T. Brickert

Actor | The Rocketeer

Richard T. Brickert was born on March 31, 1955 in Palo Alto, California, USA as Richard Thomas Brickert. He is known for his work on The Rocketeer (1991) and Mercy Mission: The Rescue of Flight 771 (1993). He died on September 14, 1993 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

44. James Olinger

Actor | Less Like Me

James Olinger is currently attending college at TMCC where he is studying politics. He is a very gifted student, scoring in the top 1 percent graduating high school seniors the year that he graduated. He also scored unbelievably high on the ASFAB test and set the curve on the state mathematics exam...

45. Gerald Pierce

Actor | Love, Honor and Oh-Baby!

Gerald Pierce was born on April 27, 1918 in Drayton, North Dakota, USA as Gerald Aubrey Pierce . He was an actor, known for Love, Honor and Oh-Baby! (1940), Comrades (1928) and The House of Rothschild (1934). He was married to Jeannette E. Pierce. He died on July 28, 2011 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

46. Glenn Holtzman

Actor | Urban Cowboy

Glenn Holtzman was born on October 9, 1930 in Kilgore, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Urban Cowboy (1980), Pursuit (1958) and The Barbara Stanwyck Show (1960). He died on May 6, 1980 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

47. Bayliss Levrett

Self | Formula 1

Bayliss Levrett was born on February 14, 1913 in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. He died on March 13, 2002 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

48. John Smolko

Actor | Producers' Showcase

John Smolko was born on July 2, 1928 in Ambridge, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Producers' Showcase (1954), Play of the Week (1959) and Peter Pan (1960). He died on February 6, 2009 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

49. Rick Kane

Self | The NFL on CBS

Rick Kane was born on November 12, 1954 in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA as Richard James Kane. He died on December 25, 2009 in Reno, Nevada, USA.

50. Marty Scully

Animation Department | The Critic

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