Birth Place Matching "Shreveport, Louisiana, USA" (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Actress | Dimples
Charlotte Shelby was born on December 19, 1877 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as Lily Pearl Miles. She was an actress, known for Dimples (1916), Always in the Way (1915) and The Fairy and the Waif (1915). She was married to J. Homer Reilly. She died on March 13, 1957 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
7. Fred Hampton
Fred Hampton was born on August 30, 1948 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He died on December 4, 1969 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Actor | The Adventures of Champion
Actor, songwriter, composer, film director and author, educated at the University of Oklahoma. He came to Hollywood in 1937 and joined ASCAP in 1950. His popular-song compositions include "Hollywood Square Dance", "Makin' Love Ukulele Style", "A Little Too Fer", "Ladybird Song", "Git Along Blues", ...
10. Nedra Deen
Actress | The Rockford Files
Nedra was born in Shreveport, Louisiana, and moved to New York where she had a successful modeling career. In 1968 she moved to Los Angeles and performed in such shows as 'Mind with the Dirty Man','Confessions of a Female Disorder','Ajax' and 'Women of Trachis'.
11. James Neilson
Director | General Electric Theater
James Neilson was born on October 1, 1909 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He was a director and actor, known for General Electric Theater (1953), Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958) and Janet Dean, Registered Nurse (1954). He died on December 9, 1979 in Flagstaff, Arizona, USA.
12. Kathleen Comegys
Actress | The Miracle Worker
Kathleen Comegys was born on July 25, 1893 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as Kathleen Foster Comegys. She was an actress, known for The Miracle Worker (1962), Lights Out (1946) and Birth of a Baby (1938). She died on March 20, 1984 in Fort Myers, Florida, USA.
Actress | Nurse Marjorie
Little Mary Miles Minter was a child star who was dominated by her mother. At the age of 5 she first appeared on the stage in the play "Cameo Kirby". From that time on she worked steadily without a single vacation. Her greatest stage success was in "The Littlest Rebel", with William Farnum and ...
14. Virginia Hewitt
Actress | The Flying Saucer
Virginia Hewitt was born on November 28, 1925 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as Virginia Patricia Hewitt. She was an actress, known for The Flying Saucer (1950), Space Patrol (1950) and The Guardians (1971). She was married to Ernst Meer. She died on July 21, 1986 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
16. Jack Prince
Actor | The Andy Griffith Show
Jack Prince, whose birth name was John Upchurch, was trained in singing at an early age.
Prince appeared on Broadway in the 1950s in main and understudy/replacement roles in at least three musicals: "Guys and Dolls" (1950-1953), as "Nicely Nicely Johnson", "Lil' Abner" (1956-1958) as "Marryin' Sam",...
Actor | Boyz n the Hood
Black American supporting actor Dedrick D. Gobert's career was cut short when he was fatally shot during an argument at a drag race at a Southern California racetrack in late 1994. The 22-year-old made his film debut playing Dooky in John Singleton's _Boyz N the Hood (1991)_.
Composer | Camera Three
Claibe attended Louisianna State University after graduation from Lufkin High School, majoring in piano studies, During his music courses, he became interested in composing. Claibe was a member of the LSU Marching Band, playing the glockenspiel. Four years learning the LSU band's marching football ...
27. Mike Stokey
Writer | Pantomime Quiz
Mike Stokey was born on September 14, 1918 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as Michael William Stokey. He was a writer and producer, known for Stump the Stars (1947), Escape from Terror (1955) and Don't Say a Word (1963). He was married to Spring Mitchell and Pamela Blake. He died on September 7, 2003...
29. Vonda Phelps
Actress | Strange Idols
Vonda Phelps was born on April 19, 1915 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as Maude Avonda Phelps. She was an actress, known for Strange Idols (1922), The Jungle Goddess (1922) and Slippy McGee (1923). She died on September 2, 2004 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actor | Showtime
Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. was born on October 2, 1937 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for Showtime (2002), Arli$$ (1996) and Morning Breath (2002). He was married to Sylvia Dale Mason and Barbara Jean Berry. He died on March 29, 2005 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
32. Peggy Connelly
Actress | Schlitz Playhouse of Stars
Peggy Connelly was born on September 25, 1931 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. She was an actress, known for Schlitz Playhouse (1951), Die Drehscheibe (1964) and Words and Music (1970). She was married to Colin Romoff, Dick Martin and James L. Dutton. She died on June 11, 2007 in Fort Worth, Texas, ...
34. Gene Summers
Deborah Gene "Genie" Summers was born in Shreveport, Louisiana on February 11, 1928. She started taking ballet lessons at age 4. She was given a modeling contract after being discovered by Bob Hope while he was on tour. After this, she was put under contract by MGM, and had bit parts in "The Merry ...
40. Van Cliburn
Self | Live from Lincoln Center
Van Cliburn was born Harvey Lavan Cliburn, Jr. on July 12, 1934, in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. His mother, named Rildia Bee O'Bryan, had been taught piano by Arthur Friedheim, a pupil of Franz Liszt. Cliburn began taking piano lessons at the age of three from his mother, who was strict and ...
Producer | Morning Light
Scott Arthur Allen was born on August 10, 1938 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for Morning Light (2011), Little Did He Know (2013) and The Bionic Woman (1976). He was married to Elizabeth Shryer. He died on March 13, 2015 in Nixa, Missouri, USA.
44. Jerry Pournelle
Writer | Janissaries
Jerry Pournelle was born on August 7, 1933 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as Jerry Eugene Pournelle. He was a writer, known for Janissaries, Target... Earth? (1981) and Pandora's Box (1992). He was married to Roberta Jane Isdell. He died on September 8, 2017 in Studio City, California, USA.
Location Management | Malevolence
William Darold McDonald was born on April 14, 1964 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as William Darold McDonald Jr. He is known for his work on Malevolence (2004), The Corpse Grinders 2 (2000) and Las Vegas Bloodbath (1989). He died on April 16, 2018 in Shreveport.
48. D.J. Fontana
Actor | From Nashville with Music
D.J. Fontana was born on March 15, 1931 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as Dominic Joseph Fontana. He was an actor, known for From Nashville with Music (1969), Tupelove (2012) and Elvis & June: A Love Story (2002). He was married to Karen Arrington and Barbara Tullier. He died on June 13, 2018 in...