Death Place Matching "Long Island, New York, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Spider-Man
Clifford Parker Robertson III became a fairly successful leading man through most of his career without ever becoming a major star. Following strong stage and television experience, he made an interesting film debut in a supporting role in Picnic (1955). He then played Joan Crawford's deranged ...
Producer | Sophie's Choice
Alan J. Pakula was an American film director, writer and producer. He was nominated for three Academy Awards: Best Picture for To Kill a Mockingbird (1962), Best Director for All the President's Men (1976) and Best Adapted Screenplay for Sophie's Choice (1982).
He also directed Presumed Innocent (...
3. Enid Markey
Actress | Tarzan of the Apes
Enid Markey was born on February 22, 1894 in Dillon, Colorado, USA as Enid Virginia Markey. She was an actress, known for Tarzan of the Apes (1918), Sink or Swim (1920) and The Yankee Way (1917). She was married to George W. Cobb. She died on November 15, 1981 in Bay Shore, Long Island, New York, ...
4. James Barton
Actor | The Shepherd of the Hills
James Barton was born on November 1, 1890 in Gloucester City, New Jersey, USA as James Edward Barton. He was an actor and writer, known for The Shepherd of the Hills (1941), His Family Tree (1935) and The Time of Your Life (1948). He was married to Kathryn M. Mullin and Ottilie Regina Kleinert. He ...
5. Duane Jones
Actor | Night of the Living Dead
Cult figure who will forever be remembered as Ben, the resourceful, yet ill-fated hero of George A. Romero's low-budget zombie film Night of the Living Dead (1968). Jones was a former English professor who directed at the Maguire Theater at the Old Westbury campus of New York State University, and ...
6. Guy Kibbee
Actor | Captain January
Beginning his show business career at age 13 as an entertainer on Mississippi riverboats, Guy Kibbee graduated to the legitimate stage and spent many years in the theater. In the 1930s he was signed by Warner Brothers, and became part of what was known as "the Warner Brothers Stock Company", a ...
7. Paul Ford
Actor | It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World
If any man ever had a curmudgeon character face absolutely made for TV and film, it was Paul Ford. Small-eyed, balding, lugubrious, pot-bellied and with a memorable plum nose to rival that of the great Karl Malden, he made a very late entry into show business, finding major success as blowhard ...
8. Mario Puzo
Writer | The Godfather
Mario Puzo was born October 15, 1920, in "Hell's Kitchen" on Manhattan's (NY) West Side and, following military service in World War II, attended New York's New School for Social Research and Columbia University. His best-known novel, "The Godfather," was preceded by two critically acclaimed novels...
Actress | The Man Who Could Cheat Death
Delphi Lawrence was born on March 23, 1932 in Hampstead, London, England as Delphi Cajetana Holzman. She was an actress, known for The Man Who Could Cheat Death (1959), The Man Who Finally Died (1959) and The Avengers (1961). She died on April 11, 2002 in Northport, Long Island, New York, USA.
10. Alan North
Actor | See No Evil, Hear No Evil
After wartime naval service, Alan North began his show business career as a stage manager in New York. He first worked on Broadway in "Plain and Fancy", doubling up as understudy for the small part of Isaac Miller. The play had a successful run between 1955 and 1956 (461 performances) and this led ...
11. Lilia Skala
Actress | Lilies of the Field
Born Lilia Sofer on November 28, 1896, and raised in Vienna, Austria, Lilia Skala's parents were Katharina Skala (Catholic) and Julius Sofer (Jewish). Her father worked as a manufacturers representative for the Waldes Kohinoor company. Lilia Skala had two sisters, Lisl (later known in the United ...
12. Lenore Aubert
Lenore Aubert was born in present-day Slovenia, at the time still connected to the Austro-Hungarian Empire (her French name was pure Hollywood hokum, designed to make her background more exotic - though she did live for some time in Paris). Eleanore Maria Leisner was the daughter of an Austrian ...
13. Oleg Cassini
Costume Department | The Sentinel
Oleg Cassini Loiewski was born on April 11, 1913, in Paris, France, into the family of Russian diplomat Alexander Loiewski and Italian Countess Marguerite Cassini. His maternal grandfather, Arthur Paul Nicholas, Marquis de Capuzzuchi di Bologna, Count de Cassini, worked for the Russian Tsar ...
14. J.J. Barry
Actor | History of the World: Part I
J.J. Barry was born on April 25, 1932 in New York, New York, USA as James J. Barry. He was an actor and writer, known for History of the World: Part I (1981), This Is Spinal Tap (1984) and The Corner Bar (1972). He died on August 15, 1990 in Huntington Station, Long Island, New York.
15. Juanita Hall
Actress | South Pacific
Juanita Hall was born on November 6, 1901 in Keyport, New Jersey, USA as Juanita Long. She was an actress, known for South Pacific (1958), Flower Drum Song (1961) and Miracle in Harlem (1948). She was married to Clement Hall. She died on February 28, 1968 in Bay Shore, Long Island, New York, USA.
16. Dorothy Appleby
Actress | Making the Headlines
This pretty, apple-cheeked brunette was in many supporting roles in many 1930s and 1940s films. She is best remembered as a supporting player in Columbia two-reel comedies, opposite such legends as the Three Stooges, Buster Keaton, Andy Clyde, and Harry Langdon. Dorothy made her stage debut at the ...
17. Budd Schulberg
Writer | On the Waterfront
Budd Schulberg was born on March 27, 1914 in New York City, New York, USA as Seymour Wilson Schulberg. He was a writer and producer, known for On the Waterfront (1954), Everglades! (1961) and A Face in the Crowd (1957). He was married to Betsy Ann Langman, Geraldine Brooks, Agnes Victoria Anderson ...
20. Robert Parrish
Director | Casino Royale
Robert Parrish was an Academy Award-winning film editor who also directed and acted in movies. As a child he appeared in films during the early 1930s, such as City Lights (1931) by Charles Chaplin and Lewis Milestone's All Quiet on the Western Front (1930). As an editor he won an Academy Award for ...
22. Victor Moore
Actor | Swing Time
Victor Moore was born on February 24, 1876 in Hammonton, New Jersey, USA as Victor Frederick Moore. He was an actor and writer, known for Swing Time (1936), The Seven Year Itch (1955) and Make Way for Tomorrow (1937). He was married to Shirley Paige and Emma Littlefield. He died on July 23, 1962 in...
24. Robert Allen
Actor | Rio Grande Ranger
As a young man Robert Allen, born Irvine E. Theodore Baehr, learned about horses: he played polo, hunted fox, and rode in the cavalry of of New York Military School, graduating there in 1924. After graduating Dartmouth College in 1929 with a degree in English he worked for a bank which failed in ...
25. Fay Roope
Actor | Viva Zapata!
Fay Roope was born on October 20, 1893 in Allston, Massachusetts, USA as Winfield Harding Roope. He was an actor, known for Viva Zapata! (1952), The Twilight Zone (1959) and The Atomic Kid (1954). He was married to Marie Theresa Ravot. He died on September 13, 1961 in Port Jefferson, Long Island, ...
Writer | Simple Gifts
Theodore Roosevelt was born on October 27, 1858 in New York City, New York, USA as Theodore Roosevelt Jr. He was a writer and producer, known for Simple Gifts (1977), Womanhood, the Glory of the Nation (1917) and The River of Doubt (1928). He was married to Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt and Alice ...
28. Anita Colby
Actress | Mary of Scotland
Anita Colby was born on August 5, 1914 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Anita Counihan. She is known for her work on Mary of Scotland (1936), Brute Force (1947) and Cover Girl (1944). She was married to Palen Flagler. She died on March 27, 1992 in Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York, USA.
29. Harry Goz
Actor | Sealab 2021
Harry Goz was born on February 16, 1932 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Harry G. Goz. He was an actor, known for Sealab 2021 (2000), Marathon Man (1976) and Mommie Dearest (1981). He was married to Margaret Avsharian. He died on September 6, 2003 in Manhasset, Long Island, New York, USA.
30. John Coltrane
Soundtrack | Vanilla Sky
John Coltrane was born on September 23, 1926 in Hamlet, North Carolina, USA as John William Coltrane. He is known for his work on Vanilla Sky (2001), Zodiac (2007) and Hollywoodland (2006). He was married to Alice Macleod and Juanita Grubbs. He died on July 17, 1967 in Huntington, Long Island, New ...
Actress | Le théâtre de la jeunesse
Born in 1950, Sylviane Margollé was a child and teenage actress who started her career at the age of 6. Her sad little face was used to great effect by many stage, TV and cinema directors, including the best (Jean-Paul Le Chanois, Jean Renoir, Henri Verneuil) and, at the theatre, Michel Bouquet and ...
33. Lisa Howard
Actress | Space Patrol
Lisa Howard was born on April 24, 1930 in Cambridge, Ohio, USA as Dorothy Jean Guggenheim. She was an actress, known for Space Patrol (1950), Man Against Crime (1949) and Donovan's Brain (1953). She was married to Walter Lowendahl and Felix E. Feist. She died on July 4, 1965 in East Hampton, Long ...
34. Harry Chapin
Soundtrack | Cotton Patch Gospel
A singer/songwriter and activist for many charitable causes, especially in the realm of ending world hunger, Harry Chapin never let the often lukewarm reviews of his music-making abilities faze him and as a result of his strong folksy persona, the fans he made stuck by him throughout his career and...
35. Peter Beard
Actor | Hallelujah the Hills
Born in 1938 in New York City and raised in New York City, Alabama and Islip, Long Island, Peter Beard began keeping diaries at an early age. He took his first pictures at the age of twelve and photography quickly evolved into an extension of his diaries, as a way to preserve and remember favorite ...
36. Edith Storey
Actress | The Christian
According to an article in The Paterson (New Jersey) Morning Call of 15 April 1921, she had just returned "...to the screen after a long absence, during which she was busy making history in Europe as a driver of one of the American hospital corps ambulances." Other accounts say she did this in New ...
37. Ring Lardner
Writer | Elmer, the Great
Ring Lardner was born on March 6, 1885 in Niles, Michigan, USA as Ringgold Wilmer Lardner. He was a writer and actor, known for Elmer, the Great (1933), The New Klondike (1926) and The Cowboy Quarterback (1939). He was married to Ellis Abbott. He died on September 27, 1933 in Easthampton, Long ...
38. Phyllis Povah
Actress | The Women
One of the capable actresses of the inter-war period in the twentieth century, Phyllis Povah earned national recognition in the early 1920s. A native of Detroit who learned her craft playing in productions at the University of Michigan in 1914-1916, secured her first professional role as a ...
42. Thomas Meighan
Actor | The Racket
This once popular silent screen star and older matinee idol for Paramount Studios is all but forgotten today; however, Thomas "Tommy" Meighan was one of the rulers of the Hollywood roost, between the years 1915 and 1928.
He was born in Pittsburgh, his father a president of a major manufacturing ...
43. Gilbert Mack
Actor | Nagagutsu o haita neko
Gilbert Mack was born on November 3, 1912 in New York City, New York, USA as Max Goldberg. He is known for his work on Puss in Boots (1969), SuperBook (1981) and Inner Sanctum (1954). He was married to Rose Eliezer. He died on December 5, 2005 in Lynbrook, Long Island, New York.
44. Barbara Bolton
Actress | Empire of the Sun
Barbara Bolton was born on December 10, 1925 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Barbara Ann Bolton. She was an actress, known for Empire of the Sun (1987), Lux Video Theatre (1950) and American Playhouse (1980). She was married to Norman Dello Joio and Robert Costello. She died on September 24, 2019 in ...
45. Josh White
Soundtrack | Remember the Titans
Josh White was born on February 11, 1908 in Greenville, South Carolina, USA as Joshua Daniel White. He was an actor, known for Remember the Titans (2000), The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll (2009) and The Walking Hills (1949). He was married to Carol Carr. He died on September 5, 1969 in Manhasset, ...
46. James Salter
Writer | Downhill Racer
Salter is considered one of the finest "writers' writers" in the U.S. in the second half of the 20th century. Born in 1925 in Passaic, NJ, Salter had his work published in _Poetry_ magazine while still in high school. His father, a former West Pointer, convinced him to attend the military institute...
48. Owen Davis Jr.
Actor | Bunker Bean
Owen Davis Jr. was born on October 6, 1907 in New York City, New York, USA as Owen Gould Davis Jr. He was an actor and producer, known for Bunker Bean (1936), All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) and The Plot Thickens (1936). He was married to Laina Muroni. He died on May 21, 1949 in Long Island ...