Death Place Matching "Westwood, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


48 names.


1. Marlon Brando

Actor | Apocalypse Now

Marlon Brando is widely considered the greatest movie actor of all time, rivaled only by the more theatrically oriented Laurence Olivier in terms of esteem. Unlike Olivier, who preferred the stage to the screen, Brando concentrated his talents on movies after bidding the Broadway stage adieu in ...

2. Joseph Cotten

Actor | The Third Man

Joseph Cheshire Cotten, Jr. was born in Petersburg, Virginia, into a well-to-do Southern family. He was the eldest of three sons born to Sally Whitworth (Willson) and Joseph Cheshire Cotten, Sr., an assistant postmaster.

Jo (as he was known) and his brothers Whit and Sam spent their summers at their...

3. Ted Bessell

Director | The Tracey Ullman Show

Born in New York City, Ted's early career included guest appearances in soap operas, Lover Come Back (1961) and It's a Man's World (1962). Ted went on to appear as "Frankie" on Gomer Pyle: USMC (1964), but his big break was as "That Guy" on the successful Marlo Thomas Television series That Girl (...

4. Andrew Duggan

Actor | Seven Days in May

Actor. Born in Franklin, Indiana on December 28, 1923, he was raised in Texas and went to college at Indiana University. There, on a speech and drama scholarship, he began to act and perform however this was interrupted by being called into the service. In World War II where he saw action overseas,...

5. Reginald Gardiner

Actor | The Great Dictator

English-born Reginald Gardiner, graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, became an established revue and musical star on the London stage in the 1930's. His first foray into the film business was in the Alfred Hitchcock-directed The Lodger (1927). However, it was in Hollywood where his ...

6. Jose De Vega

Actor | West Side Story

Jose De Vega was born on January 4, 1934 in San Diego, California, USA. He was an actor and assistant director, known for West Side Story (1961), The Karate Kid Part II (1986) and Island of the Lost (1967). He died on April 8, 1990 in Westwood, California.

7. George Savalas

Actor | Kelly's Heroes

Greek-American actor George Savalas is best remembered for co-starring with his brother, Telly Savalas, on the popular television detective show Kojak (1973) between 1973 and 1978. George played Detective Stavros to Telly's Kojak and was billed as Demosthenes in the end credits to avoid confusion ...

8. Shirley Mitchell

Actress | The War of the Roses

A prolific radio and TV actress, Ms. Mitchell was a regular on such classic radio series as "Fibber McGee and Molly" and "The Great Gildersleeve," and on television, "Pete & Gladys" (Janet Colton), "Please Don't Eat the Daisies" (Marge Thornton), and "Bachelor Father" (Kitty Deveraux). She also ...

9. Marvin Hamlisch

Soundtrack | The Spy Who Loved Me

Musical talent ran in Marvin Hamlisch's family - his father was an accordionist, and at seven Hamlisch was the youngest student ever accepted by Manhattan's Julliard School of Music. Hamlich furthered his education by taking night classes at Queens College and working during the day as a rehearsal ...

10. Robert Shawley

Actor | Stalag 17

Robert Shawley was born on March 30, 1927 in Coalport, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Stalag 17 (1953), Kraft Theatre (1947) and Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950). He died on May 9, 1990 in Westwood, California, USA.

11. Todd Kimsey

Actor | Planet of the Apes

Todd Grant Kimsey was born in Athens, GA. Todd attended high school in Athens with noted character actor, Jasper Cole. After attending Davidson College and Florida State University, Todd was an intern for the Burt Reynolds Theater in Florida. He then went on to work as an actor and dance in New ...

12. Sandi Nimoy

Costume Department | In Search of...

When Kirk, McCoy and Gillian first enter the Hospital in Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986) and are walking around trying to locate Chekov, a voice on a loudspeaker in the background says "Paging Dr. Zober... Dr. Sandy Zober." Sandi Nimoy (nee' Zober) was director Leonard Nimoy's wife at the time.

13. Arthur Julian

Writer | Gimme a Break!

Arthur Julian was born on March 7, 1923 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for Gimme a Break! (1981), The Carol Burnett Show (1967) and That Girl (1966). He died on January 30, 1995 in Westwood, California, USA.

14. Donald Reed

Actor | Santa

Donald Reed was born on July 23, 1901 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Ernesto Avila Guillen. He was an actor, known for Santa (1932), Darkest Africa (1936) and Mark of the Frog (1928). He died on February 28, 1973 in Westwood, California, USA.

15. Catherine Bennett

Actress | The Devil's Bowl

Catherine Bennett was born on January 17, 1901 in York, Australia. She was an actress, known for The Devil's Bowl (1923), Soul Mates (1925) and Dangerous Hour (1923). She died on October 11, 1978 in Westwood, California, USA.

16. Jesse De Vorska

Actor | Around the Corner

Jesse De Vorska was born on July 13, 1898 in Kovno, Russian Empire as Jesse Dvorska. He was an actor, known for Around the Corner (1930), Jake the Plumber (1927) and Rose of the Tenements (1926). He died on December 27, 1999 in Westwood, California, USA.

17. Richard Mailer

Director | Pretty in Black

Richard Mailer was born on June 29, 1945 in Minnesota, USA as Richard Mills. He was a director and producer. He died on June 28, 2008 in Westwood, California, USA.

18. Jerome Thor

Actor | 10 to Midnight

Jerome Thor was born on January 5, 1915 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Jerome Perlmutter. He was an actor, known for 10 to Midnight (1983), Planet of the Apes (1974) and 55 Days at Peking (1963). He was married to Sydna Scott. He died on August 12, 1993 in Westwood, California, USA.

19. Carlos Castaneda

Writer | The Teachings of Don Juan

Carlos Castaneda, dubbed "godfather of the New Age movement," was born in Peru and came to the United States in 1951, originally hoping to make it as a sculptor. He worked a series of odd jobs and took classes in philosophy, literature and creative writing. While a graduate student in anthropology ...

20. Boris Aplon

Actor | Back to School

Boris Aplon was born on July 14, 1910 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Boris S. Aplon. He was an actor, known for Back to School (1986), Homer and Eddie (1989) and The Six Million Dollar Man (1974). He died on November 27, 1995 in Westwood, California, USA.

21. Loretta Daye

Actress | Studio One

Loretta Daye was born on November 21, 1925 in New York, USA as Eileen Teressa Dado. She was an actress, known for Studio One in Hollywood (1948), Kraft Theatre (1947) and Goodyear Playhouse (1951). She was married to Lin McCarthy. She died on August 23, 1995 in Westwood, California, USA.

22. Buddy Garion

Actor | Ice Station Zebra

Buddy Garion was born in 1924 in the USA. He was an actor, known for Ice Station Zebra (1968), Star Trek (1966) and The Big Picture (1989). He died on June 25, 2013 in Westwood, California, USA.

23. Fred W. Berger

Editor | M*A*S*H

Founding member of the American Cinema Editors (ACE).

25. Billie Brockwell

Writer | A Law Unto Himself

Billie Brockwell was born on February 1, 1875 in Georgia, USA as Lillian Voltaire. She was an actress and writer, known for A Law Unto Himself (1916), Women and Roses (1914) and The Siren (1914). She died on January 30, 1949 in Westwood, California, USA.

26. Alan O'Day

Soundtrack | Super 8

Alan O'Day was born on October 3, 1940 in Hollywood, California, USA as Alan Earl O'Day. He is known for his work on Super 8 (2011), Charlie's Angels (2000) and The Sadist (1963). He was married to Yuka. He died on May 17, 2013 in Westwood, California.

27. William Flatley

Actor | Studio One

William Flatley was born on February 23, 1927 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Studio One in Hollywood (1948), On the Air Live with Captain Midnight (1979) and C.H.O.M.P.S. (1979). He died on July 4, 2003 in Westwood, California.

28. Al Anton

Actor | Games Mother Never Taught You

Al Anton was born on July 15, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Albert O'Connor Anton. He was an actor, known for Games Mother Never Taught You (1982). He died on September 13, 2014 in Westwood, California.

29. Barbara Bletcher

Actress | Jewel Robbery

Barbara Bletcher was born on July 14, 1925 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She was an actress, known for Jewel Robbery (1932). She died on December 31, 2015 in Westwood, Los Angeles.

30. Bill Worth

The Grapes of Wrath

Bill Worth was born on August 21, 1884 in California, USA. He is known for his work on The Grapes of Wrath (1940), You Can't Cheat an Honest Man (1939) and Banjo on My Knee (1936). He died on May 2, 1951 in Westwood, California.

31. Maurice Zimm

Writer | Creature from the Black Lagoon

He began his writing career in radio with mystery and suspense stories for "Hollywood Star Playhouse".

32. Everett Freeman

Producer | The Glass Bottom Boat

Everett Freeman was born in New York, New York. His prolific career as a short-story writer, screenplay writer, film and TV producer spanned 50 years. After graduating from Columbia University, he began his career as a journalist and, at the age of 18, was the youngest writer to ever have a short ...

33. Ernest Dryden

Costume Designer | The Prisoner of Zenda

Dryden, one of the finest commercial artists of his generation, was also known as one of the foremost poster artists in Germany. Dryden served as an officer in the Imperial Flying Corps during WWI and began his career as a menswear designer, moving to New York in 1933 and onto Hollywood in 1934. ...

34. Howard Lipstone

Producer | Jaws 3-D

Howard Lipstone was born on April 28, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was a production manager and producer, known for Jaws 3-D (1983), Porky's II: The Next Day (1983) and Burned at the Stake (1982). He was married to Jane Lipstone. He died on August 24, 2015 in Westwood, California, USA.

35. David De Haven

Actor | The Angry Red Planet

David De Haven was born on November 18, 1931 in Hollywood, California, USA. He was an actor, known for The Angry Red Planet (1959), One Step Beyond (1959) and Robert Montgomery Presents (1950). He died on August 8, 1998 in Westwood, California.

36. Lynn Poole

Producer | The Johns Hopkins Science Review

Lynn Poole was a producer and writer, known for The Johns Hopkins Science Review (1948), Tomorrow (1955) and To Tell the Truth (1956). He was married to Gray Johnson Poole. He died on April 14, 1969 in Westwood, California, USA.

37. Ernie Whitecloud

Actor | Riven: The Sequel to Myst

Ernie "White Cloud" Fragua was a member of the Jemez Tribe from New Mexico. He had done numerous commercials, nationally and internationally, TV soap operas, music videos, documentaries and movies. He was a warm soul who lived humbly and humorously, always open to the magic of life. A Vietnam ...

38. Charles Kennedy

Actor | Little Old New York

Charles Kennedy was born on February 14, 1871 in Derby, Derbyshire, England as Charles Rann Kennedy. He was an actor, known for Little Old New York (1923). He was married to Edith Wynne Matthison. He died on February 16, 1950 in Westwood, California, USA.

40. Ira Marvin

Production Manager | Terms of Endearment

41. Edwin Ramsey

Self | Forgotten Soldiers

Edwin Ramsey was born on May 9, 1917 in Carlyle, Illinois, USA as Edwin Price Ramsey. He was married to Raquel Ramirez and Madeleine Willoquet. He died on March 7, 2013 in Westwood, Los Angeles, California, USA.

43. William McPherson

Actor | Leave It to Susan

William McPherson was born in 1873. He was an actor, known for Leave It to Susan (1919). He died on June 15, 1934 in Westwood, California, USA.

44. Sharon Cicero

Producer | Nightmare Street

Graduated from UCLA in 1982 with a degree in Kinesiology & Biology.

47. Jess Morgan

Self | Humphrey Bogart: You Must Remember This...

Jess Morgan was born in Birmingham, Alabama, USA as Jess S. Morgan. He died on July 31, 2011 in Westwood, California, USA.

48. William Wilson

Self | The Fifth Estate

William Wilson was born on November 7, 1927 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada as William Everton Wilson. He died on April 6, 2009 in Westwood, California, USA.


48 names.