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

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1. Nancy Parsons

Actress | Sudden Impact

Nancy Parsons, was born in Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota, to Charles Walter Parsons and Mary Margaret Parsons née Samsa. She had two siblings -- Mary Jean Parsons and Theresa Mae Macrae née Parsons. When she was 17, her father remarried Genevieve Stack and moved with the three girls to South Pasadena,...

2. Sarah Danielle Madison

Actress | Jurassic Park III

Sarah Danielle Madison was born in Springfield, Illinois. She was a 1992 graduate of Latin School of Chicago, the alma mater of Nancy Reagan, Bob Balaban, Brendan Baber, Crispin Freeman, Clark Freeman and Cassidy Freeman.

She attended Amherst College and graduated in 1996. A talented scientist, she ...

3. Jeffrey Dahmer

Self | Dateline NBC

One of the nation's most notorious serial killers, Jeffrey Dahmer was born and raised in Bath Township, Ohio, a middle-class suburb of Akron. Much has been made of his childhood tendencies - including cases of cruelty to animals - but to outward appearances, at least, he seemed to be a normal child...

4. Frank Herbert

Writer | Dune

Frank Herbert was born on October 8, 1920 in Tacoma, Washington, USA as Frank Patrick Herbert. He was a writer, known for Dune (1984), Soul Catcher and Dune. He was married to Theresa Shackleford, Beverley Ann Stuart and Flora Parkinson. He died on February 11, 1986 in Madison, Wisconsin, USA.

5. Bob Harks

Actor | Forrest Gump

Bob Harks was born on September 20, 1927. He is known for his work on Forrest Gump (1994), Flashdance (1983) and Goodnight, Beantown (1983). He died on December 8, 2010 in Nekoosa, Wood County, Wisconsin, USA.

6. Elizabeth Jenns

Actress | Love, Life & Laughter

Elizabeth Jenns was born in January 1906 in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England as Agnes Elizabeth Jenns. She was an actress, known for Love, Life & Laughter (1934), A Star Is Born (1937) and Full Circle (1935). She died on January 11, 1968 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, USA.

7. Stevie Ray Vaughan

Soundtrack | Unbreakable

Stevie Ray Vaughan was born on October 3, 1954 in Dallas, Texas, USA. He was married to Lenora "Lenny" Darlene Bailey. He died on August 27, 1990 in East Troy, Wisconsin, USA.

8. Otis Redding

Soundtrack | Top Gun

Otis Redding was born on September 9, 1941 in Dawson, Georgia, USA as Otis Ray Redding Jr. He was married to Zelma Atwood. He died on December 10, 1967 in Madison, Wisconsin, USA.

9. Justin Mentell

Actor | G-Force

Justin Mentell was born on December 16, 1982 in Austin, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for G-Force (2009), Boston Legal (2004) and 5-25-77 (2007). He died on February 1, 2010 in Blanchardville, Wisconsin, USA.

10. Monte Blue

Actor | Key Largo

Stalwart, durable Monte Blue, a romantic leading man of the silent days, was born January 11, 1887, as Gerard Monte Blue (some sources indicate 1890, but his mother's application for his admission to the Soldier's and Sailor's Orphan's Home lists his birth date as January 11, 1887). Various sources...

11. Jay Leggett

Writer | Without a Paddle

Jay Leggett was born on August 9, 1963 in Tomahawk, Wisconsin, USA as Jay Michael Leggett. He was an actor and producer, known for Without a Paddle (2004), Employee of the Month (2004) and Live Nude Girls (2014). He died on November 23, 2013 in Tomahawk.

12. Julie Haydon

Actress | The Age of Innocence

Julie Haydon was born on June 10, 1910 in Oak Park, Illinois, USA as Donatella Donaldson. She was an actress, known for The Age of Innocence (1934), A Family Affair (1937) and Citizen Saint (1947). She was married to George Jean Nathan. She died on December 24, 1994 in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, USA.

13. Elroy 'Crazylegs' Hirsch

Actor | Zero Hour!

Elroy 'Crazylegs' Hirsch was born on June 17, 1923 in Wausau, Wisconsin, USA as Elroy Leon Hirsch. He was an actor, known for Zero Hour! (1957), Crazylegs (1953) and Unchained (1955). He was married to Ruth Stahmer. He died on January 28, 2004 in Madison, Wisconsin.

14. Ed Gein


Ed Gein and his elder brother Henry lived on a rural farm near Plainfield, WI. George Gein, his father, was a tanner and carpenter and was drunk most of the time. Augusta, Ed's domineering mother, was the real power of the house. She was a religious fanatic who constantly warned her sons about the ...

15. Patty Regan

Actress | Get Smart

Patty Regan was born on February 14, 1930 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA as Patricia Regan. She was an actress, known for Get Smart (1965), I Spy (1965) and Simon & Simon (1981). She died on June 9, 1996 in Eau Claire.

16. John D. MacDonald

Writer | Cape Fear

John Dann MacDonald was born on July 24, 1916, in Sharon, Pennsylvania. He served in the OSS in the far east during World War Two. While still in the military, he wrote a short story and mailed it home to his wife, simply for her entertainment. Unknown to him, she submitted it to the magazine "...

17. Jeff Erlanger

Soundtrack | MisteRogers' Neighborhood

Jeff Erlanger was born on November 30, 1970. He died on June 10, 2007 in Madison, Wisconsin, USA.

18. Lynn Fontanne

Actress | The Magnificent Yankee

Lynn Fontanne was born on December 6, 1887 in Woodford, Essex, England as Lillie Louise Fontanne. She was an actress, known for The Magnificent Yankee (1965), The Guardsman (1931) and Stage Door Canteen (1943). She was married to Alfred Lunt. She died on July 30, 1983 in Genesee Depot, Wisconsin, ...

19. Anthony Sears

A 26-year old African-American named Anthony Sears is now famous for being the fifth victim of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer. He was bisexual, had a girlfriend and worked at the Bakers Square restaurant in Milwaukee. Sears met Dahmer on the evening of March 25, 1989 at the Milwaukee gay club "La ...

20. Charlotte Zucker

Actress | My Best Friend's Wedding

Charlotte Zucker was born on March 10, 1921 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Charlotte Ann Lefstein. She was an actress, known for My Best Friend's Wedding (1997), BASEketball (1998) and Rat Race (2001). She was married to Burton Zucker. She died on September 5, 2007 in Shorewood, Wisconsin.

21. Charlie Hill

Actor | Impure Thoughts

Charlie Hill was born on July 6, 1951 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Charles Allan Hill. He was an actor and producer, known for Impure Thoughts (1985), The Bionic Woman (1976) and North of 60 (1992). He was married to Lenora Hatathlie. He died on December 30, 2013 in Oneida, Wisconsin, USA.

22. Ryan Knight

Self | The Real World

Ryan Knight was born on June 18, 1986 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA as Ryan Thomas Knight. He died on November 27, 2014 in Kenosha.

23. Rosemary Kennedy

Rosemary Kennedy was born on September 13, 1918 in Brookline, Massachusetts, USA as Rose Marie Kennedy. She died on January 7, 2005 in Jefferson, Wisconsin, USA.

24. Julius LaRosa

Soundtrack | The Godfather: Part III

Julius LaRosa was born on January 2, 1930 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was married to Rosemary "Rory" Meyer. He died on May 12, 2016 in Crivitz, Wisconsin, USA.

25. Linda Hopkins

Actress | Great Performances

Linda Hopkins was born on December 14, 1924 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Melinda Helen Matthews. She was an actress, known for Great Performances (1971), Leprechaun 2 (1994) and Honkytonk Man (1982). She died on April 10, 2017 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.

26. Byron Gilliam

Actor | Laugh-In

Byron Gilliam was an actor, known for Laugh-In (1967). He died on November 22, 1990 in Wisconsin, USA.

27. Darlene Lucht

Actress | Bikini Beach

Darlene Lucht was born on March 17, 1938 in Franklin, Wisconsin, USA as Darlene M Lucht. She was an actress, known for Bikini Beach (1964), The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962) and Five Bloody Graves (1969). She was married to Robert Dix. She died on March 5, 2011 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

28. E. Gary Gygax

Writer | Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Mystery

E. Gary Gygax was born on July 27, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Ernest Gary Gygax. He was a producer, known for Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Mystery (1981), Dungeons & Dragons (2021) and Dungeons & Dragons (1983). He was married to Gail Carpenter. He died on March 4, 2008 ...

29. Paul Sills

Writer | NET Playhouse

Paul Sills is best remembered as Chicago's father of improvisation, the innovative co-founder/director of the celebrated Compass Players and Chicago's Second City improvisational comedy troupes. Sills sought to teach the comedy acting techniques of improvisation instilled in him by his mother, ...

30. Irene Purcell

Actress | The Passionate Plumber

Irene Purcell was born on August 7, 1896 in Whiting, Indiana, USA as Irene Mary Purcell. She was an actress, known for The Passionate Plumber (1932), The Man in Possession (1931) and Just a Gigolo (1931). She was married to Herbert Fisk Johnson Jr. She died on July 9, 1972 in Racine, Wisconsin, USA.

31. Nancy Zieman

Writer | Sewing with Nancy

Nancy Zieman was born on June 21, 1953 in Neenah, Wisconsin, USA as Nancy L. Luedtke. She was a writer and producer, known for Sewing with Nancy (1983). She was married to Richard Zieman. She died on November 14, 2017 in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

32. Robert Lawrence

Editor | Fiddler on the Roof

Robert Lawrence was born on November 9, 1913 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is known for his work on Fiddler on the Roof (1971), Spartacus (1960) and Never Say Never Again (1983). He died on September 19, 2004 in Madison, Wisconsin, USA.

33. Emer Prevost

Director | Reaction & Review

Emer Prevost was born on September 14, 1982 in Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA. He was a director and producer, known for Reaction & Review (2011), Punchdickia! (2012) and Dungeons: The Eye of Draconus (2015). He died on August 6, 2017 in Green Bay.

34. Henry O'Brien

Actor | The Car

William Henry O'Brien, also known as Kunu Hank, was a member of the Ho-Chunk-gra (formerly Winnebago) Native American tribe. He and Rifleman star Chuck Conners played pro and semi-pro baseball with some California teams in the 1950s and 1960s.

Some of his film credits include "One-Eyed Jacks," "The ...

35. Duane Gay

Self | Nova

Duane Gay was born in Wisconsin on April 14, 1956. He was known as an award-winning journalist who touched countless lives with the stories he told. Duane joined WISN-TV as a general assignment reporter in 1993. He was best known for his reporting in the weekly news segments "It's Your Money" and "...

36. Anna Chappell

Actress | Mountaintop Motel Massacre

Anna Chappell was born on September 15, 1925 in Finland. She was an actress, known for Mountaintop Motel Massacre (1983) and The Man in the Moon (1991). She died on July 31, 2005 in Appleton, Wisconsin, USA.

37. August Derleth

Writer | Lights Out

He and wife Sandra Evelyn Winters had two children, April Rose and Walden William.

38. Bill Borchardt

Producer | Coven

Bill Borchardt was born on September 22, 1914 in Wisconsin, USA as Willis Borchardt. He was an actor and producer, known for Coven (2000) and American Movie (1999). He died on September 13, 1997 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

39. Douglas Mellor

Actor | The Beast of Yucca Flats

Douglas Mellor was born on June 10, 1929 in the USA. He was an actor, known for The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961), Fanny Crosby (1984) and Two Fathers: Justice for the Innocent (1994). He died on October 13, 2004 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.

40. Jeremiah Weinberger

Of Jewish-Puerto Rican descent, 23 year old handsome Chicagoan, Jeremiah Weinberger would become known as serial killer Jeffrey Dahmers 15th murder victim. They met in early July 1991 when Dahmer was prowling the streets of Chicago at "Carols Speakeasy Bar", located on Chicagos near north side, in ...

41. Robert Vanselow

Actor | Producers' Showcase

Robert Vanselow was born on April 17, 1919 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He was an actor, known for Producers' Showcase (1954), Gang Busters (1952) and Peter Pan (1960). He died on March 30, 1998 in Brookfield, Wisconsin.

42. Betty Everett

Soundtrack | Mean Streets

Betty Everett was born on November 23, 1939 in Greenwood, Mississippi, USA. She died on August 19, 2001 in Beloit, Wisconsin, USA.

43. Sidney Ainsworth

Actor | On Trial

Sidney Ainsworth was born on December 21, 1872 in Manchester, England as Charles Sydney Ainsworth. He was an actor, known for On Trial (1917), The Gay Lord Quex (1919) and Two-Bit Seats (1917). He died on May 21, 1922 in Madison, Wisconsin, USA.

44. Charles King

Writer | Tonio, Son of the Sierras

Charles King was born on October 12, 1844 in Albany, New York, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for Tonio, Son of the Sierras (1925), A Daughter of the Sioux (1925) and Warrior Gap (1925). He was married to Adelaide Yorke. He died on March 17, 1933 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.

45. Frankie Abernathy

Self | The Real World

Frankie Jo Abernathy was born in Blue Springs, Missouri, on December 21, 1981. She has lived there her entire life, and returned to live with her parents, Abbie Hunter and stepfather, Perry Hunter, and 13-year-old sister, Mamie.

Frankie's claim to fame is being the "outcast" on MTV's 14th season of ...

46. Rosalie Roy

Actress | Clancy of the Mounted

Rosalie Roy was born on June 13, 1909 in Portland, Arkansas, USA as Rosa Lee Anderson. She was an actress, known for Clancy of the Mounted (1933) and Young as You Feel (1931). She was married to Alan Douglas Nowell Clark. She died on June 9, 1990 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.

47. Curtis Straughter

Was murdered by the late serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer. He was Dahmer's 10th victim.

48. Burton Zucker

Actor | My Best Friend's Wedding

Burton Zucker was born on July 4, 1916 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Burton Charles Zucker. He was an actor, known for My Best Friend's Wedding (1997), Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994) and First Knight (1995). He was married to Charlotte Zucker. He died on May 12, 2008 in Milwaukee.

50. Alice Washburn

Actress | Snow White

Alice Washburn was born on September 12, 1861 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA. She was an actress, known for Snow White (1916), Freezing Auntie (1912) and Stage-Struck Lizzie (1911). She died on November 18, 1929 in Oshkosh.

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