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


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1. 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, ...

2. 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 ...

3. 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 ...

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 first appeared on stage when 5 years old. She was educated at Palmer's Green ...

5. 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...

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. 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, ...

9. 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 The Early Bird (1965). He was married to Prudence Nesbitt and Constance Willis Spark. He died on August 9, ...

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), Empire of the Sun (1987) and The Heroes of Telemark (1965). 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. 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.

13. 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.

14. 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 ...

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. 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, ...

17. 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.

18. 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 The White Room (2015). She died on September 4, 2014 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

19. 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), Billy Liar (1963) and The Family Way (1966). He was married to Mabel Pickles. He died on March 27, 1978 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

20. 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 ...

21. Charles Urban

Producer | The Tempest

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

22. 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.

23. 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), The Dancing Years (1950) and A Sister to Assist 'Er (1938). She was married to Arthur Davenport (author, BBC broadcaster) and Ernest Butcher. She died on ...

24. 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 ...

25. 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), The End of the Beginning (1938) and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern (1938). She died on August 28, 1968 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

26. 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".

27. 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.

28. 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.

29. 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.

30. 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 ...

31. John Nathan-Turner

Producer | Doctor Who

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 ...

32. 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.

33. 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 ...

34. 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.

35. Mackenzie Ward

Actor | As You Like It

Mackenzie Ward was born on February 20, 1903 in Eastbourne, Sussex, England as Rupert John Mackenzie Ward. He was an actor, known for As You Like It (1936), The Remarkable Mr. Kipps (1941) and Laughter in Paradise (1951). He died in January 1976 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

36. John Hughes

Actor | Nineteen Eighty-Four

John Hughes was born on August 23, 1934 in Hereford, Herefordshire, England as John Price Hughes. 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.

37. 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...

38. George Albert Smith

Director | As Seen Through a Telescope

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 ...

39. 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, ...

40. 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 ...

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. 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 ...

43. Carol Barnes

Actress | Shaun of the Dead

Carol Barnes was born on September 13, 1944 in Norwich, Norfolk, England as Carol Lesley Barnes. She is known for her work on Shaun of the Dead (2004), Blue Heaven (1992) and Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus (1974). She was married to Nigel Thomson. She died on March 8, 2008 in Brighton, East ...

44. 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.

45. Valerie Griffiths

Actress | Children of Men

Valerie Griffiths was born in 1930 in Cheshire, England. She was an actress, known for Children of Men (2006), Just Visiting (2001) and The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999). She was married to Robert Vahey. She died on December 8, 2016 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

46. George Howe

Actor | Nicholas Nickleby

George Howe was born on April 19, 1900 in Valparaiso, Chile as George Winchester Howe. He was an actor, known for Nicholas Nickleby (1957), Our Mutual Friend (1958) and Armchair Theatre (1956). He died in July 1986 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

47. 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 A Cup of Kindness (1950). He died in December 1984 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.

48. 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...

49. 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.

50. 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 ...


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