Death Place Matching "Las Vegas, Nevada, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Pat Morita
Actor | The Karate Kid
Abundantly busy and much loved Asian-American actor who became an on-screen hero to millions of adults and kids alike as the wise and wonderful Mr. Miyagi in The Karate Kid (1984), the sparkling Noriyuki Morita was back again dishing out Eastern philosophy and martial arts lessons for The Karate ...
2. Denny Miller
Actor | The Party
Denny Miller was born in Bloomington, Indiana, where his father, Ben Miller, was a physical education instructor at Indiana University. He and his brother, Kent, began playing basketball almost from the day they were born. The Miller family left Bloomington when Denny was in the fourth grade. He ...
3. Jerry Lewis
Actor | The Nutty Professor
Jerry Lewis (born March 16, 1926) was an American comedian, actor, singer, film producer, screenwriter and film director. He is known for his slapstick humor in film, television, stage and radio. He was originally paired up with Dean Martin in 1946, forming the famed comedy team of Martin and Lewis...
4. Tupac Shakur
Soundtrack | Poetic Justice
Born in New York City, Tupac grew up primarily in Harlem. In 1984, his family moved to Baltimore, Maryland where he became good friends with Jada Pinkett Smith. His family moved again in 1988 to Oakland, California. His first breakthrough in music came in 1991 as a member of the group Digital ...
Actress | Down Among the Sheltering Palms
Gloria Mildred DeHaven was born on July 23, 1925 in Los Angeles to vaudeville headliners Carter and Flora DeHaven. Her parents made sure their daughter would be educated at the very best private schools. They also indulged her ambition to be in show business by packing her off to the Mar-Ken ...
Actor | Kids
Born in London, England to a Welsh mother and an Australian father, Justin Charles Pierce was raised in the Marble Hill section of Manhattan, New York City. He attended P.S. 7 in the Bronx for Elementary School and J.H.S. 141 in the Riverdale section of the Bronx for Junior High School. Pierce's ...
Actress | Repo Man
Born Dorothy Lee Perrins in Los Angeles, California on March 11, 1943, Angelique Pettyjohn began modeling at a very young age. She also took advantage of her living in the locus of "American Dreams" by studying acting. Pettyjohn made her movie debut at age 21, under the name "Angelique", in the ...
Actress | Shirley Temple's Storybook
Judi Meredith was born on October 13, 1936 in Portland, Oregon, USA as Judith Clare Boutin. She was an actress, known for Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958), Jack the Giant Killer (1962) and The Raiders (1963). She was married to Gary Nelson. She died on April 30, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
9. Greg Morris
Actor | Mission: Impossible
Born in Cleveland, Morris came to Hollywood in the early 1960s. His acting experience at that time consisted of a few minor roles on the Seattle stage. He found work appearing on Television series such as The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961) and The Twilight Zone (1959) before being cast in Mission: ...
11. Joe Viterelli
Actor | Bullets Over Broadway
Joe Viterelli was born on March 10, 1937 in The Bronx, New York, USA as Joseph Walter Viterelli. He was an actor, known for Bullets Over Broadway (1994), Analyze This (1999) and Analyze That (2002). He was married to Catherine Brennan. He died on January 28, 2004 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
12. Dyanne Thorne
Actress | Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS
American actress and performer Dyanne Thorne began her career in show business as a band vocalist and New York stage actress. Before breaking onto the silver screen, she was popular as a comedic sketch artist/talking foil. Comedy albums, with Allen & Rossi, Vaughn Meader and Loman & Barkley earned ...
13. Charles Herbert
Actor | 13 Ghosts
Charles Herbert was a mildly popular 1950s child actor with a trademark sulky puss and thick, furrowed eyebrows, who was known for playing inquisitive kids besieged by alien beings, including a robot, as well as by a human fly and several house-haunting ghosts. He racked up over 20 films, 50 TV ...
14. David Strickland
Actor | Forces of Nature
David Strickland was born in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York, on October 14, 1969. Raised in Princeton, New Jersey, he never thought about an acting career until moving to the LA suburb of Pacific Palisades while in high school. Instead of going to college, he joined a theater company and began ...
15. 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",...
16. Phyllis McGuire
Actress | Come Blow Your Horn
Phyllis McGuire was born on February 14, 1931 in Middletown, Ohio, USA as Phyllis Jean McGuire. She was an actress, known for Come Blow Your Horn (1963), The White River Kid (1999) and Rosenthal and Jones (1975). She was married to Cornelius (Neal) Anthony Burke Van Ells. She died on December 29, ...
17. Phillip Pine
Actor | The Cat Ate the Parakeet
Phillip Pine was born on July 16, 1920 in Hanford, California, USA as Phillip Edmund Pine. He was an actor and writer, known for The Cat Ate the Parakeet (1972), Star Trek: The Original Series (1966) and Posse from Heaven (1975). He was married to Madelyn Conner Keen (Lynn Kenton). He died on ...
18. Jerry Doyle
Actor | Babylon 5
Jerry Doyle was born on July 16, 1956 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Babylon 5 (1993), Captain Simian & The Space Monkeys (1996) and Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (1999). He was married to Andrea Thompson. He died on July 27, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
19. Zakes Mokae
Actor | Waterworld
Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, actor Zakes Mokae was trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and became one of the most distinguished thespians in South Africa for over two decades. Mokae was one of the few actors capable of crossing the divided racial sections, punctuated by his ...
20. Ralphie May
Actor | For da Love of Money
Ralphie May was born on February 17, 1972 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA as Ralph Duren May. He was a writer and actor, known for For da Love of Money (2002), Whoopi (2003) and Cubed (2009). He was married to Lahna Turner. He died on October 6, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
22. Steve Sandor
Actor | Fire and Ice
The big, brawny, and imposing Steve Sandor was born on October 27, 1937 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and grew up in the Greenfield neighborhood. He sold copy machines and trained sentry dogs while serving as an Air Policeman in the US Air Force prior to pursuing an acting career in the late 1960s. ...
23. Eydie Gormé
Actress | Ocean's Eleven
Eydie Gorme was born in New York on August 16, 1928 to Sephardic Jewish parents. Her father, Nessim Garmezano, was a tailor, from Sicily, who changed his last name when he arrived in the United States. Gorme began singing straight out of high school, with various big bands. But her big break came ...
24. Edgar Bergen
Actor | Fun & Fancy Free
Edgar Bergen was born on February 16, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Edgar John Berggren. He was an actor, known for Fun and Fancy Free (1947), The Muppet Movie (1979) and Letter of Introduction (1938). He was married to Frances Bergen. He died on September 30, 1978 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
26. Charlie Callas
Actor | History of the World: Part I
Born Charles Callias in Brooklyn, NY on December 20, 1927, he served in the US Army in Germany during World War 2.
Originally a drummer, he played with Tommy Dorsey, Claude Thornhill and Buddy Rich. He was always clowning around and would drive the band members crazy on the bus as they traveled. So ...
27. Frank Adonis
Actor | Goodfellas
Frank Adonis was born on October 27, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Frank Testaverde Scioscia. He was an actor and director, known for Goodfellas (1990), Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999) and Raging Bull (1980). He was married to Denise Alessi. He died on December 26, 2018 in Las Vegas, ...
28. Liz Renay
Actress | Desperate Living
Liz Renay's extraordinary life could almost be a movie script. Raised by fanatically religious parents, she ran away from home to win a Marilyn Monroe lookalike contest, and become a showgirl during World War II. She eventually became a "moll" to Los Angeles gangster Mickey Cohen, and when he was ...
30. Peggy Ryan
Actress | Get Hep to Love
A vastly talented musical performer, Peggy Ryan found stardom dancing alongside partner Donald O'Connor as Universal's answer to Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney. Paired up in many a low-budget WWII-era musical, she was best known for her dancing feet, but she was no slouch in the singing department ...
Actor | Pretty Woman
Raised in North Hollywood, California, his father was Eldridge Franklin "Kit" Carson (Kit Carson), an actor who appeared in many westerns, most notably working with Dale Robertson. His mother, Rosemonde "Boots" James Carson, also had acting experience, but was primarily a fashion model, and elected...
32. Dolores Fuller
Actress | Bride of the Monster
Dolores Fuller first got the idea that she wanted to get into the picture business at the age of ten, when she was an extra in the motel sequence of It Happened One Night (1934). She acted in school plays, modeled and landed a few jobs on TV. In the early 1950s, she and her actress-friend, Mona ...
33. George Sidney
Director | Scaramouche
The son of Louis K. Sidney the vice president of M.G.M. and Hazel Mooney of The Mooney Sisters. In his teens he worked as studio messenger going through every department learning the techniques and secrets of the trade. In 1933 he was assigned to direct screen tests of Judy Garland, Robert Taylor ...
34. Scott Walker
Actor | The Muppet Movie
Scott Walker was born on April 6, 1922 in Alameda, California, USA as Charles Scott Walker. He was an actor, known for The Muppet Movie (1979), High Plains Drifter (1973) and Cahill U.S. Marshal (1973). He was married to Ruth Maitland. He died on April 28, 1988 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
35. Guy Mitchell
Soundtrack | Walk the Line
He was signed by Warner Brothers as a child for his possible future potential but became known as a singer on the San Francisco radio. After U.S. Navy service, he sang with Carmen Cavallaro's band from 1946-1947. In 1950, he joined Columbia records and, accompanied by Mitch Miller and his Orchestra...
36. Marty Allen
Actor | Night Gallery
Marty Allen was born on March 23, 1922 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Morton David Alpern. He was an actor, known for Night Gallery (1969), The Naked Face (1984) and Allen and Rossi Meet Dracula and Frankenstein (1974). He was married to Karon Kate Blackwell and Lorraine 'Frenchy' Trydelle. He...
37. Herbie Faye
Actor | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Herbie Faye was born on February 2, 1899 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967), The New Phil Silvers Show (1963) and The Harder They Fall (1956). He was married to Mary Lou. He died on June 28, 1980 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
38. Paola Mori
Actress | Mr. Arkadin
Paola Mori was born on September 18, 1928 in Italy as Paola Di Girifalco. She was an actress, known for Confidential Report (1955), Finishing School (1952) and Crossed Swords (1954). She was married to Orson Welles. She died on August 12, 1986 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
39. Bill Elliott
Actor | Calling Wild Bill Elliott
Born Gordon Nance in 1904 on a farm in Pattonsburg, Missouri -- a small town about 60 miles northeast of Kansas City -- the future "Wild Bill Elliott" grew up around horses. His father was a commissioner at the Kansas City Stockyards. and at age 16 Elliott won a first-place ribbon in that city's ...
42. Norma Talmadge
Actress | New York Nights
Norma Talmadge was born on May 26, 1895, in Jersey City, New Jersey. The daughter of an unemployed alcoholic and his wife, Norma did not have the idyllic childhood that most of us yearn for. Her father left the family on Christmas Day and his wife and three daughters had to fend for themselves. Her...
43. Brent Chalem
Actor | The Monster Squad
A native of Westlake Village, Los Angeles, he was a popular child actor in the '80s, although he only had very small roles in nearly all but two of the movies he appeared in. He can be seen playing the (almost) central character "Horace" or "Fat Kid" in The Monster Squad (1987). He appeared in TV ...
44. Nancy Walters
Actress | Monster on the Campus
A former fashion model, Nancy Walters' first film appearance was in Monster on the Campus (1958), then a few years later she had a bigger part as a schoolteacher in the Elvis Presley film Blue Hawaii (1961). After a few more small roles in films, and a spate of guest-starring roles in TV series, ...
45. Rex Bell
Actor | Broadway to Cheyenne
Rex Bell was born on October 16, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as George Francis Beldam. He was an actor, known for Broadway to Cheyenne (1932), Men of the Plains (1936) and Stormy Trails (1936). He was married to Clara Bow. He died on July 4, 1962 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
49. Cherry Wainer
Self | Girls of the Latin Quarter
Cherry Wainer was born on March 2, 1935 in East London, Cape Province, South Africa as Cherry Rachel Wainer. She is known for her work on Girls of the Latin Quarter (1960), Climb Up the Wall (1960) and Noche de estrellas (1964). She was married to Don Storer. She died on November 14, 2014 in Las ...
50. Jeff Malloy
Actor | Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Jeff Malloy was born on June 23, 1934 in Quincy, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955), Twist Around the Clock (1961) and Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963). He died on July 7, 1984 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.