Death Place Matching "Dublin, Ireland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. David Kelly

Actor | Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Born Dublin, Ireland on July 11 1929. Educated at Synge Street Catholic boys school. Started acting aged 8 in the Gaiety Theatre in Dublin. Playing everything from Beckett to Shakespeare, he has appeared in theatre, TV and film constantly since 1959. Awards include: Helen Hayes Award, Outstanding ...

2. Nika McGuigan

Actress | Philomena

Nika McGuigan was born on January 4, 1986 in Newry, Northern Ireland as Danika McGuigan. She was an actress, known for Philomena (2013), Malicious Intent (2000) and Wildfire (2020). She died on July 23, 2019 in Dublin, Ireland.

3. Barry Fitzgerald

Actor | The Quiet Man

One of Hollywood's finest character actors and most accomplished scene stealers, Barry Fitzgerald was born William Joseph Shields in 1888 in Dublin, Ireland. Educated to enter the banking business, the diminutive Irishman with the irresistible brogue was bitten by the acting bug in the 1920s and ...

4. O.Z. Whitehead

Actor | The Grapes of Wrath

American character actor of rather bizarre range, a member of the so-called "John Ford Stock Company." Originally a New York stage actor of some repute, Whitehead entered films in the 1930s. He played a wide variety of character parts, often quite different from his own actual age and type. He is ...

5. Sean Lawlor

Actor | Braveheart

Sean Lawlor was born on January 25, 1954 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Braveheart (1995), In the Name of the Father (1993) and JAG (1995). He died on October 10, 2009 in Dublin.

6. Eddie Byrne

Actor | Star Wars

Eddie Byrne was born on January 31, 1911 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Island of Terror (1966) and Mutiny on the Bounty (1962). He died on August 21, 1981 in Dublin.

7. Johnny Murphy

Actor | The Commitments

Johnny Murphy was born on October 2, 1943 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for The Commitments (1991), Waiting for Godot (2001) and Remington Steele (1982). He died on February 22, 2016 in Dublin.

8. Liam Redmond

Actor | Barry Lyndon

Born in Limerick on July 27, 1913, versatile Irish actor Liam Redmond was one of four children (the others were Thomas, Mary and Eileen), born to Thomas, a master carpenter who also taught woodworking, and Eileen Redmond, a homemaker. He received his early education at the Christian Brothers junior...

9. Noel Purcell

Actor | The Blue Lagoon

Noel Purcell was born on December 23, 1900 in Dublin, Ireland as Patrick Joseph Noel Purcell. He was an actor, known for The Blue Lagoon (1949), Moby Dick (1956) and Mutiny on the Bounty (1962). He was married to Eileen Marmion. He died on March 3, 1985 in Dublin.

10. Kathleen Ryan

Actress | Christopher Columbus

Kathleen Ryan was born on September 8, 1922 in Dublin, Ireland. She was an actress, known for Christopher Columbus (1949), Odd Man Out (1947) and The Sound of Fury (1950). She was married to Dermod Devane. She died on November 11, 1985 in Dublin.

11. Donal McCann

Actor | Stealing Beauty

Donal McCann was born on May 7, 1943 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Stealing Beauty (1996), The Dead (1987) and Out of Africa (1985). He died on July 17, 1999 in Dublin.

12. Niall Toibin

Actor | Far and Away

Niall Toibin was born in Cork, Ireland in 1929. Married Judy Kenny (1931-2001) in 1957. Five children and six grand-children. He has had an illustrious acting career spanning over four decades. On October 29 2002 he received the CFT Excellence Award for Best Actor.

13. Siobhan McKenna

Actress | Doctor Zhivago

Siobhan McKenna was born on May 24, 1923 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as Siobhan Giollamhuire Mac Cionnaith. She was an actress, known for Doctor Zhivago (1965), King of Kings (1961) and The DuPont Show of the Month (1957). She was married to Denis O'Dea. She died on November 16, 1986 in Dublin, ...

14. Godfrey Quigley

Actor | A Clockwork Orange

Godfrey Quigley was born on May 4, 1923 in Jerusalem, Palestine as Godfrey John Quigley. He was an actor, known for A Clockwork Orange (1971), Barry Lyndon (1975) and Get Carter (1971). He was married to Genevieve Lyons. He died on September 7, 1994 in Dublin, Ireland.

15. Denis O'Dea

Actor | The Fallen Idol

Denis O'Dea was born on April 26, 1905 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for The Fallen Idol (1948), Esther and the King (1960) and Treasure Island (1950). He was married to Siobhan McKenna. He died on November 5, 1978 in Dublin.

16. Pat Laffan

Actor | The Saint

Pat Laffan was born on June 8, 1939 in County Meath, Ireland as Patrick Laffan. He was an actor, known for The Saint (1997), Leap Year (2010) and War Horse (2011). He was married to Eileen. He died on March 14, 2019 in Dublin, Ireland.

17. Maureen Cusack

Actress | Odd Man Out

Maureen Cusack was born on November 24, 1920 in Glenties, Co. Donegal, Ireland as Maureen Kiely. She was an actress, known for Odd Man Out (1947), The Rising of the Moon (1957) and Von Richthofen and Brown (1971). She was married to Cyril Cusack. She died on December 18, 1977 in Dublin, Ireland.

18. John McGuire

Actor | Guns for Hire

John McGuire was born on October 22, 1910. He was an actor, known for Guns for Hire (1932), Invisible Ghost (1941) and Stranger on the Third Floor (1940). He died on September 30, 1980 in Dublin, Ireland.

19. Micheál MacLiammóir

Actor | The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice

Micheal MacLimmoir was a theatrical giant who dominated Irish theatre for over 50 years. Actor, designer, playwright and brilliant raconteur he was very much his own creation. He cut an imposing figure under the spotlight and in real life dressed flamboyantly wearing full make-up at all times and a...

20. Michael O'Herlihy

Director | Hoover vs. the Kennedys: The Second Civil War

Brother of Oscar nominated actor Dan O'Herlihy, Michael O'Herlihy was a major TV director in the US from the 1950s to the 1980s. His credits include Star Trek: The Original Series (1966), Maverick (1957), Gunsmoke (1955), M*A*S*H (1972), Hawaii Five-O (1968), The A-Team (1983) and Miami Vice (1984)...

21. Jimmy T. Murakami

Director | Breath

Jimmy T. Murakami was born on June 5, 1933 in San Jose, California, USA as Teruaki Murakami. He is known for his work on Breath (1967), Heavy Metal (1981) and When the Wind Blows (1986). He was married to Ethna Murakami. He died on February 16, 2014 in Dublin, Ireland.

22. Karl Shiels

Actor | Batman Begins

Karl Shiels was born on January 1, 1972 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor and producer, known for Batman Begins (2005), Haywire (2011) and Into the Badlands (2015). He died on July 14, 2019 in Dublin.

23. Brian McGrath

Actor | P.S. I Love You

Brian McGrath was born on August 23, 1943 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for P.S. I Love You (2007), Alexander (2004) and Evelyn (2002). He was married to Carolyn. He died on November 10, 2010 in Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland.

24. Birdy Sweeney

Actor | The Crying Game

Birdy Sweeney began acting when he was in his 50s having spent much of his earlier life as a comic and bird impersonator. He won his distinctive nickname while still a schoolboy making his debut mimicking blackbirds as an 11-year-old on BBC Radio Ulster. Sweeney had a heart attack when he was only ...

25. Jimmy O'Dea

Actor | Darby O'Gill and the Little People

Jimmy O'Dea was born on April 26, 1899 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Darby O'Gill and the Little People (1959), Let's Be Famous (1939) and Blarney (1926). He died on January 7, 1965 in Dublin.

26. Patrick O'Brian

Writer | Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Patrick O'Brian was born on December 12, 1914 in Chalfont St. Peter, Buckinghamshire, England as Richard Patrick Russ. He was a writer, known for Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), Van der Valk (1972) and Close Up (1998). He was married to Frieda Mary Wicksteed ...

27. Kevin McClory

Producer | Thunderball

Kevin McClory was born on June 8, 1926 in Dublin, Ireland as Kevin O'Donovan McClory. He is known for his work on Thunderball (1965), Never Say Never Again (1983) and The Boy and the Bridge (1959). He was married to Fredericka (Bo) Sigrist. He died on November 20, 2006 in Dublin.

28. Mick Lally

Actor | Alexander

Mick Lally was born on November 10, 1945 in Tourmakeady, County Mayo, Ireland as Michael Lally. He was an actor, known for Alexander (2004), The Secret of Kells (2009) and Bracken (1980). He was married to Peige Lally. He died on August 31, 2010 in Dublin, Ireland.

29. Marjorie Steele

Actress | Tough Assignment

Pert blonde actress Marjorie Steele was in films for a very short time, making only four in all. She was born in Reno, Nevada on August 27, 1930 in a log cabin built by her father, a contractor. Her mother was part Russian and Swedish while her father came from German and Sioux Indian parentage. ...

30. Marie Kean

Actress | Barry Lyndon

Educated at Loreto College, North Great George's Street, Dublin. Joined Gaiety School of Acting in 1947, began acting professionally with the Radio Éireann Players in 1948, later joining the Abbey Theatre company. She soon became recognised as a character actress of exceptional force and talent. ...

31. Philip Green

Soundtrack | One for the Money

Philip Green was born on July 19, 1911 in Whitechapel, London, England as Harry Philip Green. He is known for his work on One for the Money (2012), All Night Long (1962) and Desert Mice (1959). He died on October 6, 1982 in Donnybrook, Dublin, Ireland.

32. Edward Lexy

Actor | South Riding

Edward Lexy was born on February 18, 1897 in London, England. He was an actor, known for South Riding (1938), The Terror (1938) and Family Affairs (1949). He died on January 31, 1970 in Dublin, Ireland.

33. Brendan Grace

Actor | Father Ted

Brendan Grace was born on April 1, 1951 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Father Ted (1995), Moondance (1994) and Backyard Ashes (2013). He was married to Eileen Grace. He died on July 11, 2019 in Dublin.

34. Sheridan Le Fanu

Writer | Vampyr

Was a lucid dreamer who incorporated his dreams into his stories.

35. Hilton Edwards

Actor | The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice

Hilton Edwards was born on February 2, 1903 in London, England. He was an actor and director, known for Othello (1951), Half a Sixpence (1967) and Return to Glennascaul (1953). He died on November 18, 1982 in Dublin, Ireland.

36. Dermot Kelly

Actor | The Plank

Dermot Kelly was born on May 15, 1917 in County Laois, Irish Republic. He was an actor, known for The Plank (1967), Mess Mates (1960) and Home Is the Hero (1959). He died on February 18, 1980 in Dublin, Ireland.

37. Richard Llewellyn

Writer | How Green Was My Valley

Welsh novelist and playwright Richard Llewellyn was born Richard David Vivian Llewellyn Lloyd in Pembrokeshire, Wales. He attended school in Cardiff and London, and when he was 16 he spent two years in Italy learning hotel management. While there he got work with an Italian film company, learning ...

38. Maeve Binchy

Writer | Echoes

Maeve Binchy was born on May 28, 1940 in Dalkey, Ireland. She was a writer, known for Echoes (1988), Circle of Friends (1995) and How About You (2007). She was married to Gordon Snell. She died on July 30, 2012 in Dublin, Ireland.

39. Tom Murphy

Actor | Adam & Paul

Tom Murphy was born on January 15, 1968 in Salisbury, Rhodesia. He was an actor, known for Adam & Paul (2004), Pure Mule (2005) and Michael Collins (1996). He died on October 6, 2007 in Dublin, Ireland.

40. F.J. McCormick

Actor | Odd Man Out

After a brief civil service career in Dublin and London, during which he acted in amateur dramatic societies (as a civil servant, he couldn't perform in public under his own name, hence F.J. McCormick, a name he chose at random since he liked the sound of it), he became a member of the Abbey ...

41. Kay McLaren

Actress | Excalibur

Kay McLaren was born on December 28, 1896 in Kilkenny, Ireland as Christine Eggleston. She was an actress, known for Excalibur (1981). She died on December 13, 1980 in Dublin, Ireland.

42. Arthur O'Sullivan

Actor | Barry Lyndon

Arthur O'Sullivan was born in 1912 in Ireland. He was an actor, known for Barry Lyndon (1975), Ryan's Daughter (1970) and BBC2 Play of the Week (1977). He died on February 17, 1981 in Dublin, Ireland.

43. John McCormack

Soundtrack | Miller's Crossing

John McCormack was born on June 14, 1884 in Athlone, County Westmeath, Ireland as John Francis McCormack. He was married to Lily Foley. He died on September 16, 1945 in Booterstown, County Dublin, Ireland.

44. Eileen Crowe

Actress | The Quiet Man

Eileen Crowe was born in 1898 in Dublin, Ireland. She was an actress, known for The Quiet Man (1952), Top o' the Morning (1949) and The Plough and the Stars (1936). She was married to F.J. McCormick. She died on May 8, 1978 in Dublin.

45. Nuala Moiselle

Casting Department | The Devil's Own

Nuala Moiselle was born on May 4, 1928 in Dún Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland. She is known for her work on The Devil's Own (1997), Vikings (2013) and King Arthur (2004). She was married to Louis Moiselle. She died on November 5, 2018 in Dún Laoghaire.

46. Oliver Maguire

Actor | Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

Oliver Maguire was an actor, known for Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980), In the Name of the Father (1993) and The Last of the High Kings (1996). He died on January 10, 2012 in Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland.

47. Tyrone Guthrie

Actor | Vessel of Wrath

Tyrone Guthrie was born on July 2, 1900 in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England as William Tyrone Guthrie. He was a director and actor, known for The Beachcomber (1938), Oedipus Rex (1957) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He was married to Judith Bretherton. He died on May 15, 1971 in Dublin, Ireland.

48. Charles Boddington

You Can't Win 'Em All

During the filming of Von Richthofen and Brown (1971), stunt pilot Charles Boddington was killed when the vintage biplane he was flying crashed at Weston aerodrome near Dublin. The following day, another aircraft crashed, injuring pilot Lynn Garrison and actor Don Stroud.

49. Jonathan Swift

Writer | Gulliver's Travels

Was a clergyman. Took his orders in 1694 and was appointed vicar of Kilroot, near Belfast. His first writings were ecclesiastical in nature. Joined the Tory Party in 1710, became its leading writer and editor of The Examiner (1711). Also contributed articles to publications like Tatler. Swift ...

50. Emmet Dalton

Producer | Home Is the Hero

Emmet Dalton was born on March 4, 1898 in Dublin, Ireland as James Emmet Dalton. He was a producer, known for Home Is the Hero (1959), Professor Tim (1957) and The Devil's Agent (1962). He died on March 4, 1978 in Dublin.


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