Death Place Matching "Brighton, East Sussex, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Nigel Green

Actor | Zulu

The character actor Nigel Green, born in Pretoria, South Africa, in 1924, was educated in England and studied chemical engineering before winning a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. By age 24, he was appearing on stage at both the Old Vic and Stratford-on-Avon, and in the ...

2. Sebastian Shaw

Actor | Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

Though primarily a stage actor, Sebastian Shaw appeared in some forty film and television productions from 1930 to 1991. Born on May 29, 1905, in Holt, Norfolk, England, he first appeared on stage as a child in 1913, graduating to lead roles by the late 1920s. It was in 1930 that he made his first ...

3. Cecil Parker

Actor | The Lady Vanishes

An air of almost smug disdain would hang over his characters like a grey cloud. Yet he could end up being a ray of sunshine with that cloud. Stage or screen, comedy or drama, playing butler or Lord Commander, Englishman Cecil Parker was born in 1897 and took an avid interest in performing following...

4. Flora Robson

Actress | Clash of the Titans

Flora Robson knew she was no beauty, but her wise and sympathetic face would become a familiar - indeed, shining - ornament of the 1930s and 40s silver screen. Though not sure of acting as a career in her early years, she nevertheless appeared on stage for the first time at 5 years old. She was ...

5. Tom Bell

Actor | The L-Shaped Room

Tom Bell was one of the UK's finest actors but he never achieved the star billing or recognition he so richly deserved. His career spanned some 50 years. Time and time again, Bell gave memorable performances. From the able seaman ordered to be flogged by a sadistic officer, played by Dirk Bogarde, ...

6. Alfred Lynch

Actor | The Hill

Alfred Lynch was born in the East End of London in 1931. Born the son of a plumber, he quit school to become a draughtsman's apprentice. After doing his National Service in the Army he began to train as an actor, coming out as a real talent of British cinema with critically acclaimed roles in ...

7. Terence Morgan

Actor | Hamlet

Terence Morgan was born on December 8, 1921 in London, England as Terence Ivor Grant Morgan. He was an actor, known for Hamlet (1948), Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. (1951) and Piccadilly Third Stop (1960). He was married to Georgina Jumel. He died on August 25, 2005 in Brighton, East Sussex, ...

8. Edward Chapman

Actor | Juno and the Paycock

Edward Chapman was born on October 13, 1901 in Harrogate, Yorkshire [now North Yorkshire], England. He was an actor and writer, known for Juno and the Paycock (1930), The Skin Game (1931) and A Stitch in Time (1963). He was married to Prudence Nesbitt and Constance Willis Spark. He died on August 9...

9. Kay Hammond

Actress | Blithe Spirit

Delightful, sophisticated English actress, daughter of the distinguished thespian Sir Guy Standing. Kay trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London and was taught elocution by Mrs. Patrick Campbell. She made her theatrical debut in "Tilly of Bloomsbury" in 1927. Within just a few years, ...

10. Ralph Michael

Actor | A Night to Remember

Ralph Michael was born on September 26, 1907 in Edmonton, London, England as Ralph Champion Shotter. He was an actor, known for A Night to Remember (1958), The Heroes of Telemark (1965) and Empire of the Sun (1987). He was married to Joyce Heron and Fay Compton. He died on November 9, 1994 in ...

11. Bernard Gallagher

Actor | Casualty

Bernard Gallagher was born on September 26, 1929 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Casualty (1986), Moonfleet (1984) and A Brother's Tale (1983). He was married to Sylvia Vickers. He died on November 27, 2016 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

12. Robert Arnold

Actor | Dixon of Dock Green

Robert Arnold worked on a local newspaper in Stamford before joining the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in the early 1950s. He then went on to join the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford-upon-Avon where he met his wife, the actress June Brown. They appeared in several productions together. He ...

13. Esme Percy

Actor | Murder!

Esmé Saville Percy was a distinguished thespian of the English stage, born in London of French ancestry. He studied acting under Sarah Bernhardt and at the Brussels Conservatoire, making his theatrical debut in 1904. As a young man, he was noted for his good looks. As Percy advanced to star status, ...

14. David Watkin

Cinematographer | Out of Africa

David Watkin was born on March 23rd 1925 to a middle class family in Kent, England. Being fond of classical music, he originally wanted to become a pianist despite the lack of support from his religious father.

Watkin served shortly in World War II before finally beginning his career in cinema. His ...

15. Joe Robinson

Actor | Diamonds Are Forever

Born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1927 (not 1929 as some references give) Joe Robinson came from a famous family of wrestlers. Both his father Joseph Robinson Senior and grandfather John were world champions. Following in their footsteps Joe Junior won the wrestling European Heavyweight Championship ...

16. Wilfred Pickles

Actor | For the Love of Ada

Wilfred Pickles was born on October 13, 1904 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for For the Love of Ada (1972), The Family Way (1966) and Billy Liar (1963). He was married to Mabel Pickles. He died on March 27, 1978 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

17. Hilda Braid

Actress | 101 Dalmatians

Hilda Braid was born on March 3, 1929 in Northfleet, Kent, England. She was an actress, known for 101 Dalmatians (1996), EastEnders (1985) and Citizen Smith (1977). She was married to Brian Badcoe. She died on November 6, 2007 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

18. Frances Day

Actress | The Girl from Maxim's

Frances Day was born on December 16, 1907 in Newark, New Jersey, USA as Frances Victoria Schenk. She was an actress, known for The Girl from Maxim's (1933), While Nero Fiddled (1944) and Public Nuisance No. 1 (1936). She was married to Beaumont Alexander. She died in April 1984 in Brighton, East ...

19. Donald Eccles

Actor | The Wicker Man

Donald Eccles was born on April 26, 1908 in Nafferton, East Yorkshire, England as Donald Yarrow Eccles. He was an actor, known for The Wicker Man (1973), The Theban Plays by Sophocles (1986) and A Midsummer Night's Dream (1968). He died on February 2, 1986 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

20. Roy Skelton

Actor | Rainbow

English stage, screen and voice actor. Worked at the Oldham Coliseum before joining the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. Subsequently acted in repertory theatre and at the West End. Later started to work for the BBC. From 1967 to 1988, voiced many a Dalek (as well as Cybermen) in "Doctor Who".

21. John Clements

Actor | The Four Feathers

John Clements hailed from southern England and was educated at St Paul's School in London and St John's College, Cambridge. His acting aspiration prompted his first stage appearance at the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith in 1930 in the play "Out of the Blue". Through the 1930s, he continued to develop ...

22. Victor Harrington

Actor | Clegg

Extremely prolific and ubiquitous British background player Victor James Harrington was born on August 27, 1909 in Casal Paola, Malta. Harrington first began appearing in movies in uncredited minor roles in the mid-1930's. One of the most busy and tireless of British bit players, Victor could be ...

23. Robin Ray

Actor | A Hard Day's Night

Robin Ray was born on September 17, 1934 in London, England. He was an actor and writer, known for A Hard Day's Night (1964), Watch Your Stern (1960) and Dig This Rhubarb (1963). He died on November 28, 1998 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

24. Lockwood West

Actor | The Scarf

Lockwood West was born on July 28, 1905 in Birkenhead, England as Harry Lockwood West. He was an actor, known for The Scarf (1959), The Dresser (1983) and Bedazzled (1967). He was married to (Eileen) Olive Carleton-Crowe. He died on March 28, 1989 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

25. Charles Urban

Producer | Britain Prepared

Charles Urban was born on April 14, 1867 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Carl Urban. He was a producer and director, known for Britain Prepared (1915), The Tempest (1905) and Combatting the Elements (1921). He was married to Ada Aline Jones and Julia Avery. He died on August 29, 1942 in Brighton, East ...

26. Clare Cathcart

Actress | National Theatre Live: The Comedy of Errors

Clare Cathcart was born on October 3, 1965 in Bellanaleck, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. She was an actress, known for National Theatre Live: The Comedy of Errors (2012), The Bill (1984) and Paris (1994). She died on September 4, 2014 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

27. John Nathan-Turner

Producer | Doctor Who: Dimensions in Time

John Nathan-Turner was born and brought up in the Midlands. As a boy he acted in numerous school plays and revues and appeared as an extra in several TV series, including The Newcomers (1965) and United! (1965) for the BBC and Crossroads (1964) for ATV. By the time he reached the sixth form his ...

28. Viola Keats

Actress | The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone

Although Viola Keats never achieved national stardom she was a popular actress on the West End stage and in British films from the 1930s to the 1970s.

Born in Worthing, Sussex, she studied acting at RADA where in 1933 she won the Bancroft Gold Medal. She made her professional debut at the Liverpool ...

29. John Boxer

Actor | The Bridge on the River Kwai

John Boxer was born on April 25, 1909 in Hackney, London, England as Cyril John Boxer. He was an actor, known for The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), Frenzy (1972) and Gandhi (1982). He died on August 22, 1982 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

30. Maurice Elvey

Director | The Glad Eye

Maurice Elvey was born in Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham, England, the oldest son of William Clarence Folkard, an inspecting engineer, and Sarah Anna Seward Folkard (formerly Pearce). He never had a formal education, and was working on the streets of London by the age of nine after having run away...

31. Thomas Baptiste

Actor | The Wild Geese

Thomas Baptiste was born on March 17, 1929 in Georgetown, British Guiana as Frederick Eustance Thomas Anthony Baptiste. He was an actor, known for The Wild Geese (1978), The Ipcress File (1965) and ITV Playhouse (1967). He died on December 6, 2018 in Brighton & Hove, East Sussex, England.

32. George Albert Smith

Director | Miss Ellen Terry, Afternoon Tea

Along with his better-known French counterpart Georges Méliès George Albert Smith was one of the first filmmakers to explore fictional and fantastic themes, often using surprisingly sophisticated special effects. His background was ideal--an established portrait photographer, he also had a ...

33. Peter Stockbridge

Actor | Secrets & Lies

Born in Brighton, East Sussex in 1920, Peter started acting in small roles before leaving the profession to become a teacher. When he retired, Peter returned to acting, mostly on television.

34. Madge Brindley

Actress | Hobson's Choice

Madge Brindley was born on October 15, 1901 in Bedford Park, London, England as Doreen Ilse Johnson. She was an actress, known for Hobson's Choice (1954), Alice in Wonderland (1946) and The Spider and the Fly (1949). She died on August 28, 1968 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

35. Andy Cunningham

Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

Andrew "Andy" Cunningham (13 May 1950 - 5 June 2017), was an English actor, puppeteer and writer. He was perhaps best known as the creator and main writer of the children's BBC television series, Bodger & Badger, in which he acted as Simon Bodger and his pet, Badger.

Cunningham studied at the ...

36. Muriel George

Actress | My Song for You

Muriel George was born on August 29, 1883 in London, England as Muriel Winifred George. She was an actress, known for A Song for You (1934), Vacation from Marriage (1945) and A Sister to Assist 'Er (1938). She was married to Arthur Davenport (author, BBC broadcaster) and Ernest Butcher. She died on...

37. Robert Vahey

Actor | The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

Robert Vahey was born in 1932 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England as Robert Gordon Vahey. He was an actor, known for The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003), Angel Pavement (1957) and Howards' Way (1985). He was married to Valerie Griffiths. He died on October 29, 2013 in Brighton, East Sussex, ...

38. Leon M. Lion

Actor | Number Seventeen

Leon Marks Lion was an English actor, primarily of stage but also of screen; playwright, theatrical manager and producer. His first professional performance was in 1897, and he went on to enjoy a successful and varied career on the stage (including touring with light opera and Shakespeare companies...

39. Harry Harrison

Writer | Soylent Green

Harry Harrison was born on March 12, 1925 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA as Henry Maxwell Dempsey. He was a writer, known for Soylent Green (1973), Soylent Green and Bill the Galactic Hero (2014). He was married to Joan Merkler. He died on August 15, 2012 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

40. Donald Peers

Actor | Sing Along with Me

Donald Peers was born on July 10, 1908 in Ammanford, Dyfed, Wales as Donald Rhys Hubert Peers. He was an actor, known for Sing Along with Me (1952), The Balloon Goes Up (1942) and Club Night (1964). He was married to Gertrude Mary Thomson. He died on August 8, 1973 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

41. Arthur Cave

Self | 20,000 Days on Earth

Arthur Cave was born in 2000 in London, England. He died on July 14, 2015 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

42. Robin Maugham

Writer | The Black Tent

For over thirty years Robin Maugham was one of Britain's most popular writers. He was the author of over 30 books, which included travel, autobiography, short stories and novels as he regularly wrote for stage, screen and television. His most famous book, The Servant, was memorably filmed by Joseph...

43. Lilian Oldland

Actress | Virginia's Husband

Lilian Oldland was born on February 7, 1903 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England as Lilian Mary Oldland. She was an actress, known for Virginia's Husband (1928), Passion Island (1927) and Jealousy (1931). She was married to Edward Percy and Reginald Denham. She died on September 29, 1984 in ...

44. John Hughes

Actor | Nineteen Eighty-Four

John Hughes was born on August 23, 1934 in England. He was an actor, known for 1984 (1984), The Fifth Element (1997) and Dixon of Dock Green (1955). He died on March 7, 2006 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

45. Julie Mendez

Actress | Theatre of Death

Julie Mendez was born in 1938. She is known for her work on Theatre of Death (1967), Make Mine a Double (1959) and She (1965). She died on June 15, 2013 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

46. Rashid Karapiet

Actor | A Passage to India

Rashid Karapiet was born on August 8, 1928 in British India as Reginald Anthony Carrapiett. He was an actor, known for A Passage to India (1984), Life Isn't All Ha Ha Hee Hee (2005) and Doctor Who (2005). He died on March 26, 2013 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

47. John Maxim

Actor | Doctor Who

John Maxim was born on July 20, 1925 in Sydney, Australia. He was an actor, known for Doctor Who (1963), The Big Spender (1965) and R3 (1964). He died on January 20, 1990 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

48. Frank Wilson

Director | The Blindness of Fortune

Frank Wilson began his career as an actor and opera singer. He joined the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in 1900 playing many of the Principal Bass-Baritone roles in the Gilbert and Sullivan Operas. These were The Counsel in "Trial by Jury", the Notary in "The Sorcerer", Bill Bobstay or Corcoran in "...

49. Max Miller

Actor | The Good Companions

He was one of Britain's prime comedians of the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. The beloved, notoriously ribald Max Miller was born of humble circumstances in Brighton, England in 1894. The juvenile dropped out of school at 12 and drifted about aimlessly for several years until called up by the Army to ...

50. Kenneth Kove

Actor | I compagni

Kenneth Kove was born on April 30, 1892 in Wandsworth, London, England as John William Stevenson Bridgewater. He was an actor, known for The Organizer (1963), A Cup of Kindness (1947) and Thark (1948). He died in December 1984 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.


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