Death Place Matching "Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

6 names.

1. Charles Chaplin

Writer | The Great Dictator

Considered to be one of the most pivotal stars of the early days of Hollywood, Charlie Chaplin lived an interesting life both in his films and behind the camera. He is most recognized as an icon of the silent film era, often associated with his popular character, the Little Tramp; the man with the ...

2. Olga Baclanova

Actress | Freaks

Born Olga Vladimirovna Baklanova, one of six children of Vladimir Baklanoff and his wife Alexandra, later billed as the Russian Tigress in her early talking films, was born August 19, 1893. She graduated from the Cherniavsky Institute in Moscow prior to her selection in 1912 at age 19 to apprentice...

3. James Clavell

Writer | The Great Escape

James Clavell was born on October 10, 1921 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Charles Edmund DuMaresq de Clavelle. He was a writer and producer, known for The Great Escape (1963), To Sir, with Love (1967) and The Fly (1958). He was married to April Stride. He died on September 7, 1994 in ...

4. Henryk Sienkiewicz

Writer | Quo Vadis

Henryk Sienkiewicz was born on May 5, 1846 in Wola Okrzejska, Poland, Russian Empire as Henryk Adam Aleksander Pius Sienkiewicz. He was a writer, known for Quo Vadis (1951), Invasion 1700 (1962) and Na jasnym brzegu (1921). He was married to Maria Szetkiewicz. He died on November 15, 1916 in Vevey,...

5. Winifred Ellerman


Winifred Ellerman was born on September 2, 1894 in Margate, Kent, England as Annie Winifred Ellerman. She was an actress, known for Borderline (1930). She was married to Kenneth Macpherson and Robert McAlmon. She died on January 28, 1983 in Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland.

6. Hugues Cuénod

Actor | Turandot

Hugues Cuénod was born on June 26, 1902 in Corseaux, Vaud, Switzerland as Hugues-Adhémar Cuénod. He was an actor, known for Turandot (1987), Love Reinvented (1996) and On Such a Night (1956). He died on December 6, 2010 in Vevey, Vaud.

6 names.