Death Place Matching "Palm Springs, California, USA" (Sorted by Name Ascending)


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1. A. Edward Sutherland

Director | Sky Devils

British-born A. Edward ("Eddie") Sutherland started in vaudeville and acted in films from 1914 at Keystone (he was one of the original Keystone Kops). He became a director in 1925, first with Paramount (1925-31), then at United Artists (1931-32), again with Paramount (1933, 1935-37), then Universal...

2. Aaron Saxon

Actor | Gunslinger

Before he began his acting career, Saxon was a wrestler ("Lord Spears") whose gimmick was entering the arena in a dress suit and quoting Shakespeare at every opportunity. His cauliflower ears marked him for "mug" roles; after making a few movies, he was able to afford plastic surgery and had an ...

3. Adelle August

Actress | Apache Ambush

Adelle August was born on February 12, 1934 in Kennewick, Washington, USA as Adelle Maureen Slaybough. She was an actress, known for Apache Ambush (1955), The Ford Television Theatre (1952) and Women's Prison (1955). She was married to Leonard G. Rogers. She died on April 24, 2005 in Palm Springs, ...

4. Akim Tamiroff

Actor | Touch of Evil

Though born in Russia and having a Russian-sounding name, Akim Tamiroff is actually of Armenian descent. At 19 he decided to pursue acting as a career and was chosen from among 500 applicants to the Moscow Art Theater School. There he studied under the great Konstantin Stanislavski, and launched a ...

5. Al Carmichael

Stunts | Spartacus

Al Carmichael, USC halfback who scored first touchdown in AFL history, set an NFL record with a 106-yard kick return in 1956 and was elected to the Packers Hall of Fame in 1974, also worked as a Hollywood stuntman and double in dozens of movies. Carmichael, a halfback, played for Denver in 1960 and...

6. Alan Freed

Soundtrack | Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Alan Freed was born on December 15, 1921 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USA as Albert Alan James Freed. He was married to Inga Boling, Marjorie Hess and Betty Lou Bean. He died on January 20, 1965 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

7. Alan Ladd

Actor | Shane

Alan Walbridge Ladd was born in Hot Springs, Arkansas, the only child of Ina Raleigh (aka Selina Rowley) and Alan Ladd, a freelance accountant. His mother was English, from County Durham, and his paternal grandparents were Canadian. His father died when he was four. At age five, he burned his ...

8. Alan Marston

Sunset Blvd.

Alan Marston was born on July 30, 1914 in Lowell, Massachusetts, USA as Alan Lowell Marston. He was an actor, known for Sunset Blvd. (1950), The Band Wagon (1953) and Titanic (1953). He was married to Gaby de Lys. He died on April 14, 2010 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

9. Alan Roberts

Actor | Dinosaurus!

Alan Roberts was born on September 18, 1948 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Alan Robert Costello. He was an actor, known for Dinosaurus! (1960), Playhouse 90 (1956) and Ben Casey (1961). He was married to Antoinette Marie Costello. He died on March 21, 2008 in Palm Springs, California.

11. Alice Marble

Actress | Pat and Mike

Alice Marble was born on September 28, 1913 in Beckwourth, California, USA as Alice Irene Marble. She was an actress, known for Pat and Mike (1952), Greatest Sports Legends (1972) and Who Said That? (1948). She died on December 13, 1990 in Palm Springs, California.

12. Allan Ray

Actor | Cape Fear

Allan Ray was born on November 23, 1909 in the USA. He was an actor, known for Cape Fear (1962), I Love Lucy (1951) and G.I. Jane (1951). He died on May 22, 1998 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

13. Alyce Louis

Actress | Forbidden Jungle

Alyce Louis was born on April 12, 1925 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA as Alyce Marie Louis. She was an actress, known for Forbidden Jungle (1950), Harpoon (1948) and Ramar of the Jungle (1952). She died on September 17, 1998 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

15. Andrea Leeds

Actress | Stage Door

She made only a handful of films within a span of four years (1936-1940), but gentle, soulful-eyed Andrea Leeds touched hearts with those few, culminating in an Oscar-nomination for Best Supporting Actress as the sensitive, aspiring young actress who doesn't survive the school of hard knocks in the...

16. Art James

Actor | Mallrats

Art James was born on October 15, 1929 in Dearborn, Michigan, USA as Artur Simon Efimchik. He was an actor, known for Mallrats (1995), Hostile Environment (1999) and Raw Justice (1994). He was married to Sandra Petron and Jane Hamilton. He died on March 28, 2004 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

17. Arthur Lyons

Writer | Slow Burn

Arthur Lyons was born on January 5, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was a writer, known for Slow Burn (1986), E! Mysteries & Scandals (1998) and Sightings (1991). He was married to Barbara. He died on March 21, 2008 in Palm Springs, California.

19. Audrey Ridgewell

Actress | Love, Life and Laughter

Audrey Ridgewell was born on January 11, 1905 in Clarksville, Tennessee, USA. She was an actress, known for Love, Life and Laughter (1923), His Double Life (1933) and Kraft Theatre (1947). She died on October 27, 1968 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

20. Axel Vera

Actress | Torch Song Trilogy

Axel Vera was born on March 21, 1951 as Axel Lott Vera. She was an actress, known for Torch Song Trilogy (1988) and Without You I'm Nothing (1990). She died on February 7, 1993 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

21. Ben Mantz

Art Department | Zero Hour!

Ben Mantz was born on April 7, 1922 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Benjamin Reese Mantz. He is known for his work on Zero Hour! (1957) and All the Young Men (1960). He died on August 16, 2004 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

22. Ben Pollack

Soundtrack | The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Ben Pollack was born on June 22, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He died on June 7, 1971 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

23. Betty Halsey

Actress | Happy Days

Betty Halsey was born on March 28, 1910 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. She is known for her work on Happy Days (1929). She was married to Maurice Geraghty. She died on August 3, 1996 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

24. Betty Hutton

Actress | Annie Get Your Gun

Betty Hutton was born Elizabeth June Thornburg on February 26, 1921, in Battle Creek, Michigan. Two years later, Betty's father decided that the family way of life wasn't for him, so he left (he committed suicide 16 years later). Having to fend for themselves, Mrs. Thornburg moved the family to ...

25. Beverly Wills

Actress | Some Like It Hot

Beverly Wills was born in Los Angeles, California on June 7, 1934. The daughter of actress Joan Davis, Beverly, too, would enter acting, but would not be as successful as her mother. She only appeared in six films, one TV series, and two guest appearances elsewhere. Her first film was in 1945, when...

26. Bill Belew

Costume Department | Sisters in the Name of Love

Bill Belew was born on May 20, 1931 in Crocet, Virginia, USA. He is known for his work on Sisters in the Name of Love (1986), Flip (1970) and The Carpenters: Music, Music, Music (1980). He died on January 7, 2008 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

28. Bill Glenn

Director | The Young and the Restless

Born in 1933 in Ottawa, Glenn was the only child of a railway engineer. He started acting in his teens and joined the Canadian Repertory Theatre before directing children's shows for the Canadian Broadcasting Co.

In the late 1960s, Glenn directed the CBS soap opera Where the Heart Is (1969) in New ...

29. Bill Goodwin

Actor | Spellbound

Bill Goodwin was born on July 28, 1910 in San Francisco, California, USA as William Nettles Goodwin. He was an actor, known for Spellbound (1945), Tea for Two (1950) and The Atomic Kid (1954). He was married to Philippa Hilber. He died on May 9, 1958 in Palm Springs, California.

30. Bill Mitchell

Producer | Press Your Luck

Bill Mitchell was a producer and writer, known for Press Your Luck (1983), The Newlywed Game (1966) and Wipeout (1988). He died in November 2004 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

31. Billy Durkin

Actor | The Final Comedown

Billy Durkin was born on April 30, 1916 in Oil City, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for The Final Comedown (1972), Quincy M.E. (1976) and The Seven Minutes (1971). He was married to Diane Durkin. He died on April 29, 2006 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

32. Blanche Upright

Writer | Pleasure Mad

Blanche Upright was born on February 22, 1880 in San Francisco, California, USA as Blanch Caro. She was an actress and writer, known for Pleasure Mad (1923) and Your Wife and Mine (1927). She was married to Louis Upright. She died on April 3, 1948 in Palm Springs, California.

33. Bob Maxwell

Actor | City Heat

Bob Maxwell was born on June 26, 1924 in Custer, Kentucky, USA. He was an actor, known for City Heat (1984) and Tough Guys (1986). He died on December 24, 2002 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

34. Bob Rosburg

Actor | ESPN Friday Night Fights

Bob Rosburg was born on October 21, 1926 in San Francisco, California, USA as Robert Reginald Rosburg. He was an actor, known for ESPN Friday Night Fights (1998), ESPN SportsCentury (1999) and Battle of the Network Stars (1976). He was married to Becky Rosburg. He died on May 14, 2009 in Palm ...

35. Bob Rosefsky

Self | Dinah!

Bob Rosefsky was born on November 18, 1935 in Binghamton, New York, USA as Robert Stephen Rosefsky. He was married to Linda Sue. He died on September 15, 2016 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

36. Brenda Marshall

Actress | The Sea Hawk

This alluring hazel-eyed 1940s leading lady was born Ardis Ankerson on the Philippine island of Negros, one of two siblings. Her father was Otto Peter Ankerson who held an important position as overseer of a large sugar plantation. Following the premature death of her mother in 1925, Ardis and her ...

37. Burr Tillstrom

Actor | Kukla, Fran and Ollie

Burr Tillstrom was born on October 13, 1917 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Franklin Burr Tillstrom. He is known for his work on Kukla, Fran and Ollie (1969), The Wizard of Oz (1950) and The Mikado (1954). He died on December 6, 1985 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

38. Busby Berkeley

Director | Gold Diggers of 1935

Busby Berkeley was one of the greatest choreographers of the US movie musical. He started his career in the US Army in 1918, as a lieutenant in the artillery conducting and directing parades. After the World War I cease-fire he was ordered to stage camp shows for the soldiers. Back in the US he ...

39. C. Fred Gehrke

Easy Living

C. Fred Gehrke was born on April 24, 1918 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA as Clarence Fred Gehrke. He was an actor, known for Easy Living (1949). He died on February 9, 2002 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

40. Carl Sklover

Actor | Meet Danny Wilson

Carl Sklover was born on September 1, 1904 in Vilna, Russia as Calman Schimen Sklawer. He is known for his work on Meet Danny Wilson (1952), Playgirl (1954) and Dragnet (1951). He died on April 24, 1999 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

42. Charles Farrell

Actor | 7th Heaven

Popular Hollywood leading man of late silents and early talkies. He is best remembered for his teaming with Janet Gaynor in 12 screen romances between 1927 and 1934. He retired from films in the early 1940s, but TV audiences of the 1950s would see him as Gale Storm's widower dad in the popular ...

43. Charles Le Maire

Costume Department | All About Eve

Charles Le Maire was born on April 22, 1895 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Charles Antoine Lemaire. He is known for his work on All About Eve (1950), An Affair to Remember (1957) and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953). He was married to Beatrice Goetz and Sandra Hahle. He died on June 8, 1985 in Palm ...

45. Charles Robinson

Actor | The Cable Guy

Charles Robinson graduated Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude from Princeton in 1958. His theatrical family opened his acting career, at age three, on Broadway. After college, his first film was Splendor in the Grass (1961), to be followed by The Singing Nun (1966), Shenandoah (1965) and Take Her, ...

47. Charles Winninger

Actor | Show Boat

Short, chubby-framed, twinkle-eyed, ever-huggable Charles Winninger was a veteran vaudevillian by the time he arrived in talking films. Born in a trunk to show biz folk in Athens, Wisconsin, on May 26, 1884, he was initially christened Karl Winninger. He left school while quite young (age 8) to ...

48. Chris Alcaide

Actor | Gunslinger

An arch-villain--the ultimate henchman!--Chris Alcaide has appeared in scores of film-noirs (mainly vintage Columbia B detective movies) and westerns. His steely look and his deep voice threatened for decades TV and movie stars, such as Glenn Ford, Tyrone Power, Lorne Greene, Richard Boone, Clint ...

49. Claire Kelly

Actress | Party Girl

Claire Kelly was born on March 15, 1934 in San Francisco, California, USA as Claire Ann Green. She was an actress, known for Party Girl (1958), The Badlanders (1958) and The Loved One (1965). She was married to Robert Murphy, Robert Kenaston, Perry Lopez and George DeWitt. She died on July 1, 1998 ...

50. Colleen Meeker

Producer | Hollywood High Part II

Colleen Meeker was born on November 30, 1944 in Benton Harbor, Michigan, USA as Colleen Rose Neary. She was an actress and producer, known for Hollywood High Part II (1981), Mag Wheels (1978) and S.W.A.T. (1975). She was married to Ralph Meeker and Ralph Meeker. She died on April 4, 2007 in Palm ...


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