Death Place Matching "Somerset, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Simon Ward

Actor | Young Winston

The son of a car dealer, the British actor Simon Ward was born in London, England, in 1941, and educated there at Alleyn's School, the home of the National Youth Theatre, which he joined at age 13 and stayed with for eight years. After attending the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, he worked in ...

2. Leo McKern

Actor | Ladyhawke

Although he sounded very British, Leo McKern was an Australian. By the time he was 15 years old, he had endured an accident that left him without his left eye. A glass eye replaced it - one might conjecture for the better, as far as making McKern a one-day actor of singular focus (no pun intended; ...

3. Derek Fowlds

Actor | Yes Minister

London-born character actor who came to the fore on television as 'Mr. Derek', straight man to the children's puppet Basil Brush (succeeding Rodney Bewes in that capacity), then as private secretary and political advisor Bernard Woolley, diligently keeping the reins on obtuse British Cabinet ...

4. Molly Peters

Actress | Thunderball

Molly Peters was a gorgeous and voluptuous British blonde bombshell actress and model who alas only appeared in a handful of films and TV shows during her regrettably fleeting acting career in the mid 60s. Molly was born in 1942 in Walsham-le-Willows, Suffolk, England. Peters started out as a model...

5. Jack Watson

Actor | The Wild Geese

Tall, rugged, red-haired character actor whose heavily lined face suggested a hard life. Started in show biz with his father, Nosmo King (real name Vernon Watson), as half of a music hall double act. Later worked as a monologuist and impersonator in radio. During the Second World War, he served as ...

6. Terence Beesley

Actor | The Phantom of the Opera

Terence Beesley was an actor and writer. He was born in London to Irish parents and attended St Marylebone Grammar School before training at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art from 1981 to 1984. Beesley was married to Ashley Jensen from 2007 until his death in 2017. They met while acting ...

7. John Gregson

Actor | The Holly and the Ivy

A former telephone engineer who dabbled in amateur dramatics, John Gregson served aboard a minesweeper with the Royal Navy during World War II. After demobilisation, he joined the Liverpool Old Vic, making his stage debut in 'The Knight of the Burning Pestle'. Freshly married, he moved to London ...

8. Bernard Archard

Actor | Krull

Tall, incisive, aquiline-featured British character actor. Born in Fulham, London, Archard won a scholarship to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 1938. The following year, he made his stage debut opposite Jessica Tandy in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, at the Regent's Park Theatre. A ...

9. Dan van Husen

Actor | Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht

Dan van Husen had a certain look about him back then in the 1970s and all the last 40 years have done is add a sage, aged, mature wisened aura to him. He has appeared in twenty-three Italo Westerns in six or seven years and then he branched out and tackled more challenging roles and genres. Not ...

10. Bill Wallis

Actor | Brazil

Bill Wallis was born on November 20, 1936 in Guildford, Surrey, England as William Wallis. He was an actor, known for Brazil (1985), The Other Boleyn Girl (2008) and The Bourne Identity (1988). He was married to Karen Mills and Jean Spalding. He died on September 6, 2013 in Bath, Somerset, England.

11. Ernest Clark

Actor | Gandhi

A distinguished stage actor, Ernest Clark was best known to British television viewers for his role as the crusty "Sir Geoffrey Loftus" in the long running "Doctor" comedy series during the 1970s.

Born in Maida Vale, Clark was the son of a master builder and was educated at Marylebone Grammar School...

12. John Abineri

Actor | The Last of the Mohicans

John Abineri was born on May 18, 1928 in London, England. He was an actor, known for The Last of the Mohicans (1971), The Godfather Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone (1990) and Robin Hood (1984). He was married to Hilary Bamford. He died on June 29, 2000 in Bath, Somerset, England.

13. Joe Strummer

Soundtrack | Grosse Pointe Blank

Although best known as the outspoken front man for legendary punk rock group The Clash, Joe Strummer also carved out an interesting niche as an actor once the band broke up. The Clash formed in 1976, and along with the Sex Pistols spearheaded the British punk rock scene. By 1979, The Clash had ...

14. Clare Kelly

Actress | The Cuckoo Waltz

Clare Kelly was born on February 25, 1922 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. She was an actress, known for The Cuckoo Waltz (1975), Five to One (1963) and A Kind of Loving (1982). She died on February 18, 2001 in Bath, Somerset, England.

15. Michael J. Reynolds

Actor | The Descent: Part 2

Michael J. Reynolds was born on August 15, 1939 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Michael John Reynolds. He was an actor, known for The Descent: Part 2 (2009), Leap Year (2010) and Blown Away (1994). He was married to Katherine Reynolds. He died on March 22, 2018 in Milverton, Somerset, England.

17. Mick Aston

Seven Ages of Britain

Mick Aston was born on July 1, 1946 in Oldbury, West Midlands, England as Michael Antony Aston. He is known for his work on Seven Ages of Britain (2003), Time Team (1994) and Time Signs (1991). He died on June 24, 2013 in Winscombe, Somerset, England.

18. Edward Sinclair

Actor | The Bells

Edward Sinclair was born on February 3, 1914 in Oldham, Greater Manchester, England as Edward Sinclair Perry. He was an actor, known for The Bells (1931), Dad's Army (1971) and Dad's Army (1968). He was married to Gladys Green. He died on August 29, 1977 in Cheddar, Somerset, England.

19. Peter Birrel

Actor | Doctor Who

Peter Birrel married actress Stephanie Cole only a few years before he died. They appeared together in a play early in both of their careers and met up by chance some 40 or so years later. Peter is widely celebrated for his role as the Draconian Prince in Doctor Who: Frontier in Space: Episode One ...

20. Julia Lockwood

Actress | Please Turn Over

The daughter of glamorous British film star Margaret Lockwood was destined for an acting career by the age of five when she was enrolled in a theatrical school. Around this time her parents separated and then divorced three years later. Young Julia was often left in the care of a nanny, though her ...

21. Alison Seebohm

Actress | A Hard Day's Night

Alison Seebohm was born on May 5, 1939 in Luton, Bedfordshire, England as Alison Patricia Seebohm. She was an actress, known for A Hard Day's Night (1964), The Avengers (1961) and Secret Agent (1964). She was married to Frank Cvitanovich and Ray Austin. She died on February 22, 2015 in Taunton, ...

22. Jerold Wells

Actor | Time Bandits

Jerold Wells was born on August 8, 1908 in Wallington, Surrey, England as Denis Gerald Walls. He was an actor, known for Time Bandits (1981), Curry & Chips (1969) and Flower of Evil (1961). He died on July 19, 1999 in Bath, Somerset, England.

23. Christine Pollon

Actress | Romeo and Juliet

Christine Pollon was born in 1927 in Cardiff, Wales as Christine R. Pollon. She was an actress, known for Romeo and Juliet (1962), The Avengers (1961) and Dandelion Dead (1994). She was married to Donald Hewlett. She died on August 29, 2012 in Bath, Somerset, England.

24. Christopher Rozycki

Actor | Local Hero

Christopher Rozycki was born on October 15, 1943 in Rozprza, Lódzkie, Poland as Krzysztof Rózycki. He was an actor, known for Local Hero (1983), The Saint (1997) and The Man from Moscow (1985). He was married to Joanna Hole and Maria Ficenes. He died on April 10, 2015 in Bath, Somerset, England.

25. Leslie Crowther

Actor | My Good Woman

Leslie Crowther was born on February 6, 1933 in West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England as Leslie Douglas Sargent Crowther. He was an actor and writer, known for My Good Woman (1972), Comedy Playhouse (1961) and A Midsummer Night's Dream Part 1 (1950). He was married to Jean Stone. He died on ...

26. Graham Moffatt

Actor | Ask a Policeman

Of all the films that Graham Moffatt worked on, about half were with Will Hay, in his Billy-Bunter style persona. After being dropped by Will Hay, Moffatt (and Moore Marriott) went on to support Edmund Gwenn in Cheer Boys Cheer (1939) and Arthur Askey in Band Waggon (1940). The last film he made ...

27. Mary Yeomans

Actress | The Human Jungle

Mary Yeomans was born on August 19, 1927 in Birmingham, England. She was an actress, known for The Human Jungle (1963), Secret Agent (1964) and Adam Adamant Lives! (1966). She died on December 11, 2000 in Yeovil, Somerset, England.

28. Howard Goorney

Actor | Fiddler on the Roof

Howard Goorney was born on May 11, 1921 in Manchester, Lancashire, England as Howard Jacob Goorney. He was an actor, known for Fiddler on the Roof (1971), The Last Days of Pompeii (1984) and Under the Same Sun (1978). He was married to Stella Riley. He died on March 29, 2007 in Bath, Somerset, ...

29. Robert Cawdron

Actor | Triton

Robert Cawdron was born on December 29, 1921 in Garches, Hauts-de-Seine, France as Robert Chattey Cawdron. He was an actor, known for Triton (1968), Treasure Island (1951) and The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970). He was married to Sonia King. He died in September 1997 in Somerset, England.

30. Evelyn Waugh

Writer | Brideshead Revisited

Evelyn Waugh was born on October 28, 1903 in London, England as Arthur St. John Waugh. He was a writer and actor, known for Brideshead Revisited (2008), The Unforeseen (1958) and The Loved One (1965). He was married to Laura Herbert and Evelyn Gardner. He died on April 10, 1966 in Combe Florey, ...

31. Simon Brint

Composer | French and Saunders

Simon Brint was born on September 26, 1950 in High Ham, Somerset, England as Simon Tracey Brint. He is known for his work on French and Saunders (1987), What Happens in Vegas (2008) and Eat the Rich (1987). He was married to Amanda Cockerton. He died on May 29, 2011 in Langport, Somerset.

32. Patrick Fyffe

Actor | Dear Ladies

One of the most original female impersonators of his generation Patrick Fyffe was better known as Dame Hilda Bracket, the acid tongued singing half of the comedy double act Hinge and Bracket. Accompanied on the piano by her friend Dr. Evadne Hinge (George Logan) the elderly Dame Hilda treated ...

33. Phyllis Konstam

Actress | The Skin Game

Phyllis Konstam was born on April 14, 1907 in London, England as Phyllis Esther Kohnstamm. She was an actress, known for The Skin Game (1931), Tilly of Bloomsbury (1931) and Murder! (1930). She was married to Bunny Austin. She died on August 20, 1976 in Somerset, England.

34. Michael Sharvell-Martin

Actor | Are You Being Served?

Michael Sharvell-Martin was born on February 2, 1944 in Herne Bay, Kent, England as Michael Ernest Martin. He was an actor, known for Are You Being Served? (1972), Space: 1999 (1975) and No Place Like Home (1983). He was married to Linda Hind. He died on October 28, 2010 in Somerset, England.

35. Terence Taplin

Actor | Sherlock Holmes

Terence Taplin was born on February 5, 1942 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England as Terence Robert Taplin. He was an actor, known for Sherlock Holmes (2009), Les Misérables (1998) and Shadow of the Noose (1989). He was married to Daryl Webster. He died on June 25, 2013 in Bridgwater, Somerset, ...

36. Valerie Gearon

Actress | Persuasion

Valerie Gearon was born on September 27, 1937 in Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales as Valerie Winifred Gearon. She was an actress, known for Persuasion (1971), Anne of the Thousand Days (1969) and The Wednesday Play (1964). She was married to Kip Gowans. She died on July 9, 2003 in Bath, Somerset, ...

37. John Grierson

Producer | Child's Play

John Grierson was born on April 26, 1898 in Kilmadock, Stirlingshire, Scotland. He was a producer and writer, known for Child's Play (1954), Drifters (1929) and Scotch on the Rocks (1953). He was married to Margaret Grierson. He died on February 19, 1972 in Bath, Somerset, England.

38. John Garrie

Actor | The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

John Garrie was born on May 18, 1923 in England as John Rowland Garrie. He was an actor, known for The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970), The Avengers (1961) and Wuthering Heights (1967). He died on September 22, 1998 in Taunton, Somerset, England.

39. Hubert Rees

Actor | The Baker Street Boys

Hubert Rees was born on April 27, 1928 in Abergavenny, Wales as Hubert Thomas Morgan Rees. He was an actor, known for The Baker Street Boys (1983), The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1982) and Two People (1979). He died on October 20, 2009 in Ilminster, Somerset, England.

40. Madoline Thomas

Actress | No Trace

Madoline Thomas was born on January 2, 1890 in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales as Madoline Mary Price. She was an actress, known for No Trace (1950), How Green Was My Valley (1960) and Pride and Prejudice (1958). She was married to John W. H. Thomas. She died on December 30, 1989 in ...

41. Richard Beale

Actor | Madame Bovary

Richard Beale was born on May 13, 1920 in Hackney, London, England as Richard Henry Beale. He was an actor, known for Madame Bovary (1964), Eugenie Grandet (1965) and Treasure Island (1977). He died on March 27, 2017 in Somerset, England.

42. Robin Bush

Self | Time Team Extras

Robin Bush was born on March 12, 1943 in Hayes, Middlesex, England. He died on June 22, 2010 in Taunton, Somerset, England.

43. Mike Roberts

Camera Department | Lost in Space

44. William Devlin

Actor | The Mutiny of the Elsinore

William Devlin was born on December 5, 1911 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland as William George Devlin. He was an actor, known for Mutiny on the Elsinore (1937), The Three Musketeers (1954) and The Mill on the Floss (1936). He was married to Meriel Moore (actress) and Mary Casson (actress/...

45. Margaret St. Barbe West

Actress | Softly Softly

Margaret St. Barbe West was born on April 14, 1903 in Chelsea, London, England as Margaret St. Barbe Sladen. She was an actress, known for Softly Softly (1966), Home and Away (1956) and Urge to Kill (1960). She died on June 21, 1988 in Limington, Somerset, England.

46. Trevor Duncan

Soundtrack | Cashback

During the 1950s his piece "Grand Vista" was regularly played in British cinemas before the advertisements.

47. Acker Bilk

Soundtrack | There's Something About Mary

Acker Bilk was born on January 28, 1929 in Pensford, Somerset, England as Bernard Stanley Bilk. He was married to Jean Hawkins. He died on November 2, 2014 in Bath, Somerset.

48. Roger Bizley

Actor | Ivanhoe

Roger Bizley was born in 1930 in Bristol, England. He was an actor, known for Ivanhoe (1970), The Tomorrow People (1973) and I, Claudius (1976). He died on November 29, 2017 in Ilminster, Somerset, England.

49. William Trevor

Writer | The Story of Lucy Gault

William Trevor was born on May 24, 1928 in Mitchelstown, County Cork, Ireland as William Trevor Cox. He was a writer, known for The Story of Lucy Gault, The Ballroom of Romance (1986) and ITV Sunday Night Drama (1959). He was married to Jane Ryan. He died on November 20, 2016 in Somerset, England.

50. Dick King-Smith

Writer | Babe

Dick King-Smith was born on March 27, 1922 in Bitton, Gloucestershire, England as Ronald Gordon King-Smith. He was a writer, known for Babe (1995), The Water Horse (2007) and Babe: Pig in the City (1998). He was married to Zona Bedding and Myrle King-Smith. He died on January 4, 2011 in Bath, ...


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