Death Place Matching "Thousand Oaks, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Sandra Dee
Actress | Gidget
Sandra Dee was born Alexandria Zuck on April 23, 1942 in Bayonne, New Jersey, to Mary (Cymboliak) and John Zuck. She was of Carpatho-Rusyn descent. Her mother envisioned a show business career for her daughter and would often lie about her age in order to get Sandy where she wanted to go. For ...
2. Robert Urich
Actor | Lonesome Dove
Robert grew up in Toronto, Ohio, where his athletic ability led to a four year football scholarship at Florida State University (FSU). There he earned a B.A. in Communications. He later received an M.A. at Michigan State University and then joined WGN radio in Chicago as a sales account ...
Actor | Cool Hand Luke
American character actor who achieved considerable fame in the last decade of his life. A native of Kokomo, Indiana, Strother Martin Jr. was the youngest of three children of Strother Douglas Martin, a machinist, and Ethel Dunlap Martin. His family moved soon after his birth to San Antonio, Texas, ...
4. Tom Laughlin
Actor | Billy Jack
Tom Laughlin was born on August 10, 1931 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Thomas Robert Laughlin. He was an actor and director, known for Billy Jack (1971), The Trial of Billy Jack (1974) and The Born Losers (1967). He was married to Delores Taylor. He died on December 12, 2013 in Thousand Oaks, ...
Actor | The Longest Day
A ruggedly handsome action man of the 1960s and '70s, Steve Forrest was born William Forrest Andrews in Huntsville, Texas, the youngest of thirteen children of Annis (Speed) and Charles Forrest Andrews, a Baptist minister. His brother was actor Dana Andrews. Forrest began his screen career as a ...
6. Don Grady
Actor | My Three Sons
Born Don Agrati in San Diego, California, Don Grady became a Mousekeeter, along with 23 others, when that show debuted in 1955. In 1960, he joined My Three Sons (1960), which debuted in 1960 and ran for 12 years. As an enthusiast of music after "My Three Sons" ended, he continued in music as a ...
Actress | The Best Years of Our Lives
Virginia Clara Jones was born on November 30, 1920 in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of a newspaper reporter and his wife. The family had a rich heritage in the St. Louis area: her great-great-great-grandfather served in the American Revolution and later founded the city of East Saint Louis, ...
8. Bing Russell
Actor | The Magnificent Seven
Although best known as the deputy on Bonanza (1959) and Robert in The Magnificent Seven (1960), Russell's notoriety on a national level was as the owner of the Portland Mavericks Baseball Club. Helming the only independent team in the class A Northwest League, Russell was an innovator. Before Bull ...
Actor | The Poseidon Adventure
Burly, handsome and rugged character actor John Crawford appeared in over 200 movies and TV shows combined in a career that spanned over 40 years, usually cast as tough and/or villainous characters.
Crawford was born Cleve Richardson on September 13, 1920, in Colfax, Washington. He was discovered by...
10. Torin Thatcher
Actor | Witness for the Prosecution
Associated with gritty, flashy film villainy, veteran character actor Torin Thatcher was born in Bombay, India to British parents on January 15, 1905, and was educated in England at the Bedford School and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. A former schoolteacher, he appeared on the London stage in ...
11. Jack Kirby
Writer | Iron Man
Jack Kirby was born on August 28, 1917 in New York City, New York, USA as Jacob Kurtzberg. He is known for his work on Iron Man (2008), Ant-Man (2015) and Black Panther (2018). He was married to Rosalind Goldstein. He died on February 6, 1994 in Thousand Oaks, California, USA.
13. Eddie Dean
Actor | Stars Over Texas
Eddie Dean made his name as a country-western singer on radio in the '30s. He journeyed to Hollywood to make it in western movies, debuting in Manhattan Love Song (1934), but he could only land bit parts in features and musical shorts. His career started to take off in the early 1940s, though, and ...
14. Artie Shaw
Soundtrack | Second Chorus
Artie Shaw was the rival of Benny Goodman in the Swing era. With a different style of playing, his sound on clarinet was more liquid than Goodman's sound. After playing in different orchestras in the late 1920s and '30s, he formed his own orchestra in 1936, and he added a string quartet to the Big ...
15. Doreen Tracey
Actress | Westward Ho, the Wagons!
Doreen Tracey was born on April 3, 1943 in St Pancras, London, England as Doreen Isabelle Tracey. She was an actress, known for Westward Ho, the Wagons! (1956), Annette (1958) and The Donna Reed Show (1958). She was married to Robert A Washburn. She died on January 10, 2018 in Thousand Oaks, ...
16. Joseph Stefano
Writer | Psycho
Creative horror screenwriter Joseph Stefano has been writing scripts since the early sixties. His first was The Black Orchid (1958). Less than a year later, he met his new friend, Alfred Hitchcock, to do the famous script for Psycho (1960). Stefano decided to drop the script for Hitchcock's The ...
17. Charles Davis
Actor | The Desert Rats
Charles Davis was born on August 31, 1925 in Dublin, Ireland as Charles Jesse Davis. He was an actor, known for The Desert Rats (1953), The Wreck of the Mary Deare (1959) and The Wild Wild West (1965). He was married to Marilyn O'Connor. He died on December 12, 2009 in Thousand Oaks, California, ...
18. Ivan Naranjo
Actor | Sonny Boy
Ivan Orlando Naranjo was a Native American actor. He was of Blackfoot descent and had 3 children, Arleen, Gerry, and Brian. He also worked as a horse back rider for shows, like Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in Disney Paris, as Chief Sitting Bull. He lent his voice to Tonto in The Tarzan/Lone Ranger...
20. Beau Kayser
Actor | Taxi Driver
Beau Kayser was born on May 22, 1951 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was an actor, known for Taxi Driver (1976), The Young and the Restless (1973) and November Children (1972). He was married to Sharon Rae Lieurance Alkus and Csilla Márki. He died on December 30, 2014 in Thousand Oaks, California, ...
Producer | The Fugitive
William D. Gordon was born on January 4, 1918 in Santa Clara, California, USA as William Douglas Gordon. He is known for his work on The Fugitive (1963), The Richard Boone Show (1963) and The Twilight Zone (1959). He died on August 12, 1991 in Thousand Oaks, California.
22. Gloria Noble
Actress | Small Town Girl
Gloria Noble was born on December 15, 1928 in Queens, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Small Town Girl (1953), The Donald O'Connor Show (1954) and The 27th Annual Academy Awards (1955). She was married to Donald O'Connor. She died on June 4, 2013 in Thousand Oaks, California, USA.
23. Sparky Anderson
Actor | Tiger Town
Manager of Major League Baseball's Cincinnati Reds from 1972 to 1978. Team was known as the Big Red Machine and included such superstar players as Pete Rose, Johnny Bench, Tony Perez, and Joe Morgan. Anderson guided the Reds to four World Series appearances in his tenure, winning the world ...
26. Teddy Infuhr
Actor | They Live by Night
Missouri-born child actor Teddy Infuhr, youngest of four, moved with his family to Los Angeles when he was three and was initially prodded into acting by his mother. A young student at the Rainbow Studios, he was spotted by a talent agent and booked the very first film he went out on with The ...
27. Bruce Edwards
Actor | The Black Widow
Bruce Edwards was born on October 8, 1914 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Edward Lester Smith. He was an actor, known for The Black Widow (1947), Death Valley Days (1952) and Queen of the Amazons (1947). He died on September 20, 2002 in Thousand Oaks, California.
28. Greg Garrison
Director | The Dean Martin Show
Greg Garrison was the very definition of a successful television director in the 1950s-60s. Breaking into live TV in the late 1940s directing Milton Berle on his wildly popular The Buick Circus Hour (1952) (AKA "Texaco Star Theater"), Garrison quickly learned the mechanics of fast-paced production,...
29. Vilma Ebsen
Actress | Broadway Melody of 1936
Vilma Ebsen was born on February 1, 1911 in Belleville, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for Broadway Melody of 1936 (1935). She was married to Robert Emmett Dolan and Stanley Briggs. She died on March 12, 2007 in Thousand Oaks, California, USA.
30. Dwight Hauser
Writer | The Legend of Lobo
Actor, writer, and producer, a man who wanted to leave the world a better place - and did - for having just been in it. He began his career at the Pasadena Playhouse with his closest friends, - including George Reeves (_"Superman" (1952)_), Robert Preston (The Music Man (1962)), and Dana Andrews, ...
31. Jerry Heller
Producer | Raising Genius
Jerry Heller is best known for managing west coast rap supergroup and gangster rap pioneers NWA and Eazy E and was a co-founder and CEO of Ruthless Records.
Jerry Heller can be counted as one of the select few in the music industry who has had a significant role in shaping trends and musical ...
33. Ed Masry
Self | American Justice
Edward Masry is Arab-American of Syrian ancestry, and was born in Patterson, New Jersey. Ed was an attorney, actor, football agent, politician, and humanitarian. Edward, along with his legal assistant, Erin Brockovich, won an American history-making $333 million dollar direct action lawsuit, on ...
34. Pamela Matheson
Actress | Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment
Pamela Matheson was born on September 15, 1955 in New York, USA as Pamela Sue Hardenbrook. She was an actress, known for Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment (1985), Cold Dog Soup (1990) and Society (1989). She died on April 20, 1997 in Thousand Oaks, California, USA.
38. Carl Fortina
Music Department | Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
Carl Fortina was born on May 2, 1929 in San Francisco, California, USA. He is known for his work on Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991), Star Trek: Generations (1994) and Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981). He died on January 30, 2014 in Thousand Oaks, California.
39. Josephine Dunn
Actress | One Hour with You
Convent-educated Mary Josephine Dunn got her start in the chorus line of 'Good Morning, Dearie' at the age of 15. She was briefly in the Ziegfeld Follies and, in 1924, had a walk-on in 'Dear Sir' on Broadway. Two years later, she was picked by a talent scout to join the Paramount acting school for ...
40. Bessie Eyton
Actress | The Spoilers
Born Bessie Harrison in Santa Barbara in 1890. Her father Edgar Thomas Harrison was a musician. Bessie starred in at least 200 melodrama, action westerns and crime films. In the 1910 she was visiting the Selig Film studios with a party of friends, when a director saw and liked her red hair because ...
Writer | Neon Maniacs
Mark Patrick Carducci was born on November 18, 1954 in New York, USA. He was a writer, known for Neon Maniacs (1986), Pumpkinhead (1988) and Flying Saucers Over Hollywood: The 'Plan 9' Companion (1992). He died on June 19, 1997 in Thousand Oaks, California, USA.
42. Robert E. Relyea
Assistant Director | West Side Story
Robert E. Relyea was born on May 3, 1930 in Santa Monica, California, USA. He was a production manager and assistant director, known for West Side Story (1961), Bullitt (1968) and The Great Escape (1963). He was married to Dorothy. He died on March 5, 2013 in Thousand Oaks, California.
44. Mabel Stark
Actress | A Dangerous Adventure
Mabel Stark was born on December 9, 1889 in Cobb, Kentucky, USA. She is known for her work on A Dangerous Adventure (1922). She was married to Edward Blair Trees, Arthur Rooney, Albert Ewing and Louis Roth. She died on April 29, 1968 in Thousand Oaks, California, USA.
45. James Newill
Actor | Sky Bandits
Newill, one of Hollywood's largely unsung singing cowboys, began his career as a tenor with the Los Angeles Light Opera company in the early 30's. By the middle of the decade, he fronted the microphone as a vocalist with various society orchestras, including those of Gus Arnheim, Phil Harris and ...
47. Bud Linn
Actor | Honolulu
A lifelong singer, Bud Linn's association with the King's Men quartet was his primary profession, beginning in 1930. From 1934 to 1937 The King's Men (Ken Darby, Arranger & Bass; Rad Robinson Baritone; Jon Dodson, Lead Tenor; Bud Linn, Top Tenor) were a feature of the Paul Whiteman Orchestra on RCA...
50. Bill Welsh
Actor | The Rose Bowl Story
Bill Welsh was born on April 25, 1911 in Greeley, Colorado, USA. He was an actor, known for The Rose Bowl Story (1952), Dragstrip Girl (1957) and Batman (1966). He was married to Lucinda Pennington. He died on February 27, 2000 in Thousand Oaks, California, USA.