Forest Lawn Glendale Memorial Parkby Syl | created - 01 Aug 2012 | updated - 5 months ago | Public
The men and women who are interred at Forest Lawn Glendale Memorial Park in Glendale, California.
Actor | Captain Blood
The tragically brief life of fresh-faced, boyishly handsome Ross Alexander, who seemed to have everything going for him, plays these days like a bad Hollywood movie. Alexander was a charming, highly engaging young actor whose pleasant voice and breezy personality aided greatly in his transition ...
Plot: Sunrise Slope, Lot 292 GPS coordinates: 34.1223907, -118.2474213 (hddd.dddd)
Actor | Braindead
Forrest J. Ackerman was born on November 24, 1916 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Forrest James Ackerman. He was an actor, known for Dead Alive (1992), The Wizard of Speed and Time (1988) and Nudist Colony of the Dead (1991). He was married to Mathilde "Wendayne" Wahrman. He died on December 4, ...
3. Art Acord
Actor | The Set-Up
Art Acord was born on April 17, 1890 in Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA as Arthemus Ward Acord. He is known for his work on The Set-Up (1926), Set Free (1927) and The White Horseman (1921). He was married to Louise Lorraine, Edna Nores and Edythe Sterling. He died on January 4, 1931 in Chihuahua, ...
Plot: Vale of Memory, L-2608
4. Buddy Adler
Producer | From Here to Eternity
While known mostly for his activities as a film producer, Maurice Buddy Adler attended both Columbia and Pennsylvania universities and wrote fiction short stories for magazines prior to becoming involved in the film industry. In 1936 he joined MGM Pictures as a writer for the regular series of ...
Plot: Garden of Memory
Director | A Man and His Mate
Entering films as an actor in 1910, John G. Adolfi soon switched careers and became a director. He turned out numerous, mostly low-budget films for minor companies, but every so often got a chance to work at a big studio like Fox. His big break came in the sound era, when he formed a partnership ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Love, N-6352
Actor | Roll Along, Cowboy
Wally Albright was born on September 3, 1925 in Burbank, California, USA as Walton Algernon Albright. He was an actor, known for Roll Along, Cowboy (1937), Thunder (1929) and What Price Vengeance (1937). He died on August 7, 1999 in Sacramento, California.
Plot: Garden of Ascension, Lot 7380, Lawn Crypt 3.
7. Robert Alda
Actor | Rhapsody in Blue
Robert Alda's career began in vaudeville, as a singer-dancer. Graduating to performing on radio and in burlesque, he made a splashy film debut as George Gershwin in Rhapsody in Blue (1945). His film career faltered somewhat after that, but he had much greater success on the Broadway stage in such ...
Plot: Garden of Ascension
Actor | Muriel's Wedding
Robert passed away 11.04.2018. Alexander Robert Graham 05.01.1942 - 11.04.2018
Actor. Late of Glebe.
Son of Bob and Jean Alexander (both deceased), brother of Ann, uncle of Sarah and Matt.
Adored partner (for 54 years) of Barry Blight; esteemed actor; accomplished musician; kind mentor to emerging ...
Plot: Brotherly Love, Lot #1858 G-2
10. Gracie Allen
Actress | A Damsel in Distress
Gracie Allen was born on July 26, 1895 in San Francisco, California, USA as Grace Ethel Cecile Rosalie Allen. She was an actress, known for A Damsel in Distress (1937), The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950) and The Gracie Allen Murder Case (1939). She was married to George Burns. She died ...
Plot: Freedom Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Heritage.
11. Elvia Allman
Actress | Breakfast at Tiffany's
Elvia Allman was born on September 19, 1904 in Enochville, North Carolina, USA as Elvia Beatrice Allman. She was an actress, known for Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961), The Nutty Professor (1963) and Halloween with the New Addams Family (1977). She was married to Jerome Laveck Bayler, Charles ("C.C.")...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Sanctity, N-21389
12. Wayne Allwine
Actor | Who Framed Roger Rabbit
Wayne Allwine was born on February 7, 1947 in Glendale, California, USA as Wayne Anthony Allwine. He is known for his work on Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988), Innerspace (1987) and Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989). He was married to Russi Taylor, Kim Knowlton, Karla Marie (Hokr) Carlsen and ...
Plot: Court of Freedom, Garden of Freedom, Garden, Lot 6226, Space 1
13. Astrid Allwyn
Actress | Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Lovely Connecticut-born blonde Astrid Allwyn, with her foreign-sounding name and icy countenance, spruced up a number of 1930s and early 1940s films. Of Swedish descent, she studied dancing and dramatics in New York and later gathered experience joining a stock company. Allwyn made her Broadway ...
Plot: Court of Freedom, L-955
Plot: Freedom Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Allegience, C-21150
15. Kenneth Anderson
Actor | The Stone Boy
Kenneth Anderson is an actor, known for The Stone Boy (1984).
Plot: Graceland, L-6776, space 3
16. Lona Andre
Actress | Death in the Air
An attractive actress whose major feature was her cute dimples, Lona Andre played leads in minor films and supporting roles in major films for most of her career. Her four-day marriage to actor Edward Norris must have set some kind of record. After her screen career was over, she became a ...
Plot: Cathedral Slope, L-1313
17. Laverne Andrews
Actress | Road to Rio
Ms. Andrews and her sisters, Patty and Maxene, were one of the most successful women's singing groups, with 19 gold records and sales of nearly 100 million copies. The sisters began performing in the early 1930s when the Depression wiped out their father's business. In 1937, the sisters scored ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Memory, niche 20390
18. Maxene Andrews
Actress | Road to Rio
Ms. Andrews and her sisters, Patty and Laverne, were one of the most successful women's singing groups, with 19 gold records and sales of nearly 100 million copies. The sisters began performing in the early 1930's when the Depression wiped out their father's business. In 1937, the trio of sisters ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Memory, niche 20390
Cinematographer | And Then There Were None
Beginning his Hollywood career in 1914 - after several years experience as a cameraman in France, starting with Zigomar the Eelskin (1911) - French-born Lucien Andriot was one of the most prolific of American cinematographers. A competent craftsman, he photographed some top-quality features, but ...
Plot: Garden of Honor, Columbarium of the Evening Star, N-2527
20. Poupée Andriot
Actress | The Bait
Poupée Andriot was born on October 29, 1899 in New York City, New York, USA as Edna Stone. She was an actress, known for The Bait (1921). She was married to Lucien N. Andriot. She died on November 13, 1988 in Northridge, California, USA.
Plot: Garden of Honor, Columbarium of the Evening Star, N-2527
Director | One Week of Love
French-born (Paris) George Archainbaud got his start in show business as an actor and stage manager in France. Emigrating to the US in 1915, he got work as an assistant director to fellow French expatriate Emile Chautard at William A. Brady's World Film Co. in Fort Lee, NJ. His directorial debut ...
Plot: Court of Freedom, Columbarium of Heavenly Peace
22. James Arness
Actor | Gunsmoke
American leading man famed as the star of one of the longest-running shows in U.S. television history, Gunsmoke (1955). Born of Norwegian heritage (the family name, Aurness, had formerly been Aursness) in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Rolf and Ruth Duesler Aurness. His father was a traveling salesman ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Jasmine Terrace, Sanctuary of Abiding Hope, Crypt 16174
23. Russell Ash
Russell Ash was born on December 12, 1910 in Springfield, Ohio, USA as Russell Harvey Ash. He was an actor, known for Around the World in 80 Days (1956), State Fair (1945) and Marjorie Morningstar (1958). He died on June 4, 1974 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Plot: GM-Columbarium of Memory Niche 19477
24. Roscoe Ates
Actor | Freaks
Roscoe Ates was born on January 20, 1895 in Grange, Mississippi, USA as Roscoe Blevel Ates. He was an actor, known for Freaks (1932), Politics (1931) and Inner Sanctum (1948). He was married to Beatrice Heisser, Barbara Ray and Clara C. Adrian. He died on March 1, 1962 in Hollywood, California, USA.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Consecration, Niche #1882.
25. Gene Austin
Soundtrack | Beginners
Gene Austin was a singer, songwriter ("When My Sugar Walks Down the Street") and author, educated at Baltimore University. He served in the US Army in 1916 with the Mexican Punitive Expedition, then in World War I. He sang in theaters, vaudeville, radio, television and films, and made many ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Sacred Promise, crypt 14180
27. Lois Austin
Actress | Down Texas Way
Lois Austin was born on April 3, 1901 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Lois Julia Austin. She was an actress, known for Down Texas Way (1942), Swamp Woman (1941) and The Trap (1946). She was married to Charles Barton and Arthur Leon Yarborough. She died on April 26, 1957 in Hollywood, Los Angeles,...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Nativity Columbarium, Niche 20653
28. Marion Aye
Actress | The Roughneck
Marion Aye was born Maryon Eloise Aye on April 5, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois. Her father was a lawyer who moved the family to California. When she was fifteen Marion lied about her age to elope with her older boyfriend Sherman Plaskett. Sadly he passed away just a year later. While walking on the ...
Plot: Meditation L-24
29. Mitchell Ayres
Music_department | The Perry Como Show
Composer,conductor, bandleader, author and songwriter, educated at Columbia University. He made many records. Leading his own orchestra in the 1940s, he later became the musical director for recordings, most notably for Perry Como. He joined ASCAP in 1955, and his popular-song compositions include ...
Plot: Garden of Remembrance, #1448
31. Lynn Baggett
Actress | The Time of Their Lives
Tall, regal, sultry-eyed, flame-haired (later blonde) Lynn Baggett is better remembered for her turbulent, unhappy private life than for her "B" level acting roles. Born Ruth Baggett in Wichita Falls, Texas, on May 10, 1923, her father, David L., was in the oil business and her mother, the former ...
Plot: Graceland, Lot 992
32. C. Bakaleinikoff
Music_department | Notorious
Constantin Bakaleinikoff was born in Moscow in 1896 and studied music at the Moscow Conservatory. Trained as a violoncellist and conductor, he formed a trio with fellow young conservatory graduates and toured Russia, until enlistment in the infantry during World War I forced a temporary stop to his...
Plot: Ascension, Lot 8436, space 2
Soundtrack | Lethal Weapon 3
Composer and accomplished double-bass player and cellist, Mischa fled his country after the October Revolution of 1917, along with his brothers Vladimir and Constantin. He arrived in America in 1926, and, five years later, got a job with Columbia in Hollywood. He was at first utilised as a musician...
Plot: Ascension, Lot 8612
34. Art Baker
Actor | Spellbound
Art Baker was born on January 7, 1898 in New York City, New York, USA as Arthur Shank. He was an actor, known for Spellbound (1945), The Farmer's Daughter (1947) and Cause for Alarm! (1951). He was married to Alice Baker. He died on August 26, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Memory
35. Edwin Baker
Plot: Comemmoration, L-3598
36. Suzan Ball
Actress | Chief Crazy Horse
Suzan Ball, a second cousin of Lucille Ball, was born on March 3, 1934, in Jamestown, New York. She came to Hollywood with her family in 1941. She sang with the Mel Baker Orchestra from 1948-1953. Her first part in Hollywood was as a harem girl in Aladdin and His Lamp (1952) at Monogram. She got an ...
Plot: Eventide, L-2922
37. Martha Bamattre
Martha Bamattre was born on November 19, 1891 in Bäretswil, Zurich, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for To Catch a Thief (1955), An American in Paris (1951) and Battleground (1949). She died on July 12, 1970 in Glendale, California, USA.
Plot: Court of Freedom #4114
38. Travis Banton
Costume_department | Scarlet Street
Travis Banton was the star costume designer at Paramount during the studio's heyday of glamour and sophistication in the 1930's. During his tenure (1924-38), he created imaginative, often daring designs for stars like Kay Francis, Carole Lombard, Mae West and, most famously, Marlene Dietrich. His ...
Plot: Columbarium of Nativity, Niche 20549
39. Theda Bara
Actress | A Fool There Was
Theda Bara was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, as Theodosia Goodman, on July 29, 1885. She was the daughter of a local tailor and his wife. As a teenager Theda was interested in the theatrical arts and once she finished high school, she dyed her blond hair black and went in pursuit of her dream. By 1908 ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Memory, niche 19565
40. Joseph Barbera
Producer | ABC Afterschool Specials
Joseph Barbera was born on March 24, 1911 in Little Italy, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Joseph Roland Barbera. He was a producer and director, known for ABC Afterschool Specials (1972), The Smurfs (1981) and Scooby-Doo (2002). He was married to Sheila Holden and Dorothy Earl. He died ...
Plot: The Great Mausoleum, Holly Terrace, Corridor of Glory, Mausoleum Crypt 14451
41. Joan Barclay
Actress | Sky Racket
Born Mary Elizabeth Greear, the actress best known as Joan Barclay came out to Hollywood when her mother, anxious to leave Minnesota's cold climate, put "Florida" and "California" in a hat and let young Mary Elizabeth draw. One of her earliest acting jobs was a role in The Gaucho (1927) with ...
42. Ben Bard
Actor | The Bat Whispers
Ben Bard entered theatrical life in his teens, touring under the name "B.D. Bard" with the Jolly Della Pringle theatre company. He played the Schubert Circuit in Vaudeville as the straight man to comic Jack "Baron Munchausen" Pearl. He was brought to Hollywood in the silent movie era to test as a ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Azalea Terrace, within Ruth Roland's family crypt. [unmarked]
43. Binnie Barnes
Actress | The Time of Their Lives
British-born actress who appeared in both British and American films, but who found her greatest success in Hollywood second leads. After a variety of jobs, including nurse, chorus girl and milkmaid, Barnes entered vaudeville. She appeared in more than a score of short comedies with comedian ...
Plot: Buried in the Joe E. Brown family plot, Sunrise Slope, behind the Great Mausoleum to the left of Aimee S. McPherson
44. T. Roy Barnes
Actor | It's a Gift
T. Roy Barnes was born on August 11, 1880 in Lincolnshire, England. He was an actor, known for It's a Gift (1934), Seven Chances (1925) and So Long Letty (1920). He was married to Bessie Crawford (actress), Blanche Berner and Mamie McNab. He died on March 30, 1937 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, ...
Plot: Graceland, Lot 5077
45. Jack Barry
Jack Barry was born March 20, 1918 in Lindenhurst, New York, the son of Cecelia (Hepner) and Max Solomon Barasch. In his adult years, he did saloon work until Dan Enright said they should go into game shows. He hosted Winky Dink and You, the first example of interactive TV. He later went on to host...
Plot: Garden of Ascension, Lot 9171
46. Billy Barty
Actor | Masters of the Universe
Billy Barty was born William John Bertanzetti on October 25, 1924 in Millsboro, Pennsylvania. He began performing at age three and began making pictures in 1927. He played Mickey Rooney's little brother in the "Mickey McGuire" comedy shorts series. He was equally adept in both comedy and drama, and...
Plot: Freedom Mausoleum, Columbarium of Blessedness, N-38011
47. Florence Bates
Actress | Rebecca
The American character actress, Florence Rabe, was the daughter of an antique store owner. She gained a degree in Mathematics from the University of Texas in 1906 and went on to a career in teaching and social work. She changed course after being persuaded by a friend to study law, and, passing her...
Plot: Haven of Peace #379
48. L. Frank Baum
Writer | The Wizard of Oz
L. Frank Baum became a success with his 1883 production of "The Maid of Arran" in 1882. He was a dreamer, had a printing press and an amateur newspaper, "The Rose Lawn Home Journal" and published a coin and stamp collecting guide. He failed at almost everything through poor business sense. He had ...
Plot: Section G, next to the narrow road
49. Warner Baxter
Actor | Penthouse
Warner Baxter claimed to have an early pre-disposition toward show business: "I discovered a boy a block away who would eat worms and swallow flies for a penny. For one-third of the profits, I exhibited him in a tent." When he was age 9, his widowed mother moved to San Francisco where, following ...
Plot: Garden of Memory, crypt 579
50. Harry Beaumont
Director | The Broadway Melody
Born in Abilene, KS, in 1888, Harry Beaumont started his show-business career early--he quit school to become an actor in a traveling stock company, and eventually made his way to the New York stage. In 1912 he began working as a film actor for Edison studios--which was headquartered across the ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Inspiration, Niche 14621
51. Wallace Beery
Actor | Dinner at Eight
In 1902, 16-year-old Wallace Beery joined the Ringling Brothers Circus as an assistant to the elephant trainer. He left two years later after a leopard clawed his arm. Beery next went to New York, where he found work in musical variety shows. He became a leading man in musicals and appeared on ...
Plot: Vale of Memory, Lot 2086
52. Adele Belgrade
Actress | Happiness
Plot: Sunshine Slope, one row above son David Butler (Lot 3424)
53. Rex Bell
Actor | Stormy Trails
Rex Bell was born on October 16, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as George Francis Beldam. He was an actor, known for Stormy Trails (1936), Men of the Plains (1936) and Law and Lead (1936). He was married to Clara Bow. He died on July 4, 1962 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Plot: Freedom Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Heritage
Actor | The Love Contract
Cosmo Kyrle Bellew was born on November 23, 1874. He was an actor, known for The Love Contract (1932), Summer Bachelors (1926) and Beloved (1934). He was married to Anita Bellew, X X and Y Y. He died on January 25, 1948 in Hollywood, California, USA.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Memory, N-20061
55. Ralph Belmont
Actor | A Sea Mystery
Ralph Belmont was born on April 9, 1882 in Italy. He was an actor, known for A Sea Mystery (1916) and Li'l Nor'wester (1915). He was married to Lulu Sutton. He died on September 21, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Sanctuary of the Sacrament, C-10779
Actor | Adventures of Captain Marvel
William Benedict was active in the drama department of his Tulsa, Oklahoma, high school and, at the height of the Depression (1934), decided to relocate to California. At first, he wanted to be a dancer, but when he discovered that dancers were a dime-a-dozen in Hollywood, he concentrated on acting...
Plot: Wee Kirk Churchyard, Lot 2133, space 3
57. Enid Bennett
Actress | Fuss and Feathers
Australian-born Enid Bennett (her sisters, Catherine Bennett and Marjorie Bennett, were also actresses) started her career on stage in Sydney. She became a well-regarded stage actress there, and eventually made her way to New York to conquer Broadway. Broadway, however, wasn't particularly ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of the Dawn, N-30247
58. Marjorie Bennett
Actress | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Marjorie Bennett was an Australian actress, who spend most of her career working in the United Kingdom and the United States. She was born in York, Western Australia, a town that was an important stop for miners and travelers during the Australian gold rushes of the late 19th century. York is ...
Plot: Columbarium of Dawn, N-30247-Great Mausoleum
59. Harry Beresford
Actor | Seven Keys to Baldpate
Harry Beresford was born on November 4, 1863 in London, England as Henry William Walter Horseley Beresford. He was an actor and writer, known for Seven Keys to Baldpate (1935), Anna Karenina (1935) and David Copperfield (1935). He was married to Edith Wylie (actress). He died on October 4, 1944 in ...
Plot: Whispering Pines, L-1902
61. Felix Bernard
Soundtrack | Die Hard
Composer ("Winter Wonderland", "Dardanella"), conductor and pianist, educated at Rensselaer Poly Institute and CR. His early musical studies were with his father, and Bernard was a professional pianist from childhood. He toured the US for the Orpheum and Keith Vaudeville Circuits, and also abroad. ...
Plot: Graceland, L-5892, space 2
62. Jeffrey Bernerd
Producer | Forgotten Women
Jeffrey Bernerd was born on June 5, 1890 in London, England. He was a producer and writer, known for Forgotten Women (1949), King of the Bandits (1947) and Robin Hood of Monterey (1947). He died on August 10, 1950 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Plot: Eventide, L-3222
63. Curtis Bernhardt
Director | Kisses for My President
If Curtis Bernhardt is a relative unknown, it's because he didn't direct his first Hollywood feature until 1940 at the age of 41. Bernhardt worked for years in Germany until his Jewish heritage made living there impossible by 1933-- he was arrested by the Gestapo and made a harrowing underground ...
Plot: Acacia Garden, L-242
64. Mary Bertrand
Actress | Broadway
Mary Bertrand was born on February 11, 1881 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Mary Bertrand Steenbergen. She was an actress, known for Broadway (1929). She died on May 12, 1955 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Memory, Memorial Terrace, Niche 19526
65. Joe Besser
Actor | The Desert Hawk
Joe Besser was born on August 12, 1907 in St. Louis, Missouri. Short, chubby, balding, childish character actor who began his career on the vaudeville circuit before breaking into films in the early 1930s. He was a frequent foil of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in their films and played Stinky on ...
Plot: Dedication, L-4404, space 2A
66. Claude Binyon
Writer | My Blue Heaven
A writer with powerful leanings towards wit and satire, Claude Binyon started out as a reporter for the Chicago Examiner. Unsuited to being a straight newspaperman, he was quickly fired. Nonetheless, the editors of the paper recognised writing skill when they saw it and recommended him to the show ...
Plot: Garden of Remembrance, L-2537
67. Billie Bird
Actress | Sixteen Candles
Vaudeville comedienne Billie Bird Sellen was discovered at an orphanage at the age of eight years and hired to tour theater circuits with a vaudeville troupe. During the Vietnam War she accompanied 12 USO tours entertaining the troops in the war zone in the 1960s and 1970s. She had worked as ...
69. Mary Blackford
Actress | The Sweetheart of Sigma Chi
Mary Blackford was born on July 22, 1914 in Bristol, Pennsylvania, USA as Mary Bernice Blackford. She was an actress, known for The Sweetheart of Sigma Chi (1933), Love Time (1934) and Merrily Yours (1933). She died on September 25, 1937 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
Plot: Whispering Pines, L-1973
Director | The Glorious Adventure
J. Stuart Blackton came to the US with his family from Sheffield, England, in 1885 at age 10, settling in New York. He became friends with Albert E. Smith - who later became his business partner and headed Vitagraph Studios - in 1894 and they started a short-lived vaudeville act together. Blackton ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Nativity Columbarium, N-20648
71. Olive Blakeney
Actress | Henry and Dizzy
Brown-haired, articulate American character actress who became a prolific performer on both sides of the Atlantic. Schooled in her native Kentucky she subsequently attended drama classes. Having relocated to London, she soon found steady employment in repertory theatre and eventually made her ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of the Holy Trinity, N-22762
72. Harry Blanchard
Sound_department | Around the Corner
Harry Blanchard was born on January 28, 1878 in Nevada, USA. He is known for his work on Around the Corner (1930), The Broadway Hoofer (1929) and Song of Love (1929). He died on April 27, 1944 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Plot: Liberty, L-955
73. Clara Blandick
Actress | The Wizard of Oz
Clara Blandick was an American actress born as Clara Dickey and born aboard an American ship off the coast of Hong Kong on June 4, 1880. Little is known about her early life until she became an actress. Although she appeared in 118 films, she was primarily a stage actress. She began her film career...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Security, Niche 17230
74. Michael Blodgett
Writer | Turner & Hooch
The handsome, well-built and engaging Michael Blodgett was born on September 26, 1939 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Blodgett attended the University of Minnesota and began his acting career in his hometown of Minneapolis. Michael earned a law degree in political science from Cal State Los Angeles and ...
Plot: Columbarium of Memory, Memorial Terrace, Lot# 0, Space # 19484
75. Gloria Blondell
Actress | White Lightning
The lesser-known sister of Joan Blondell, she performed in around two dozen Hollywood features. First appearing on Broadway in the 1935 "Three Men on a Horse", she made her silver screen debut with The Daredevil Drivers (1938). Gloria co-starred with Ronald Reagan in Accidents Will Happen (1938), ...
76. Joan Blondell
Actress | Grease
With blonde hair, big blue eyes and a big smile, Joan was usually cast as the wisecracking working girl who was the lead's best friend. Born into vaudeville to a comic named Eddie, Joan was on the stage when she was three years old. For years, she toured the circuit with her parents and joined a ...
Plot: Garden of Honor, Columbarium of the Evening Star
77. Clara Blore
Actress | Swing, Sister, Swing
Clara Blore was born on June 19, 1890 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Clara Grace Mackin. She was an actress, known for Swing, Sister, Swing (1938) and Sunk by the Census (1940). She was married to Eric Blore. She died on April 5, 1973 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Consecration, N-18715
78. Eric Blore
Actor | Top Hat
Born in London, Eric Blore came out of college and started his working life as an insurance agent. But while touring in Australia he took an interest in the stage and theater. He gave up his insurance job and turned to acting after returning to England. With his elfish long, straight nose, ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Consecration
79. Monte Blue
Actor | Key Largo
Stalwart, durable Monte Blue, a romantic leading man of the silent days, was born January 11, 1887, as Gerard Monte Blue (some sources indicate 1890, but his mother's application for his admission to the Soldier's and Sailor's Orphan's Home lists his birth date as January 11, 1887). Various sources...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Fidelity, N-15849
80. Betty Blythe
Actress | She
Brunette, buxom matinee idol Betty Blythe capitalised on the 'roaring 20's' infatuation with exotic screen sirens to achieve a brief period of stardom. She was notoriously one of the first actresses to ever appear nude (or in various stages of undress) on screen. It wasn't that Betty couldn't act, ...
81. True Boardman
Actor | Tarzan of the Apes
True Boardman was born on April 21, 1880 in Oakland, California, USA as William True Boardman. He was an actor, known for Tarzan of the Apes (1918), The Further Adventures of Stingaree (1917) and The Doctor and the Woman (1918). He was married to Virginia True Boardman. He died on September 28, ...
Plot: Section L, L-148, space 1
Actress | A Blind Bargain
Virginia True Boardman was born on May 23, 1889 in Fort Davis, Texas, USA as Virginia Eames. She was an actress, known for A Blind Bargain (1922), The Road to Ruin (1934) and The Barefoot Boy (1923). She was married to True Boardman. She died on June 10, 1971 in Hollywood, California, USA.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Azalea Columbarium, Niche 36
83. Humphrey Bogart
Actor | Casablanca
Humphrey DeForest Bogart was born in New York City, New York, to Maud Humphrey, a famed magazine illustrator and suffragette, and Belmont DeForest Bogart, a moderately wealthy surgeon (who was secretly addicted to opium). Bogart was educated at Trinity School, NYC, and was sent to Phillips Academy ...
Plot: Garden of Memory, Columbarium of Eternal Light (Locked area. Not accessible to the general public).
84. Mary Boland
Actress | The Women
Lively, buxom character actress Mary Boland made a name for herself playing vacuous or pixillated motherly types during the 1930's. One of her most memorable performances was as the addle-brained Mrs. Rimplegar of Three Cornered Moon (1933), who gives away her family fortune to a swindler because ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Vespers
85. May Boley
Actress | Tovarich
May Boley was born on May 29, 1881 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. She was an actress, known for Tovarich (1937), The Dance of Life (1929) and Going Wild (1930). She died on January 7, 1963 in Hollywood, California, USA.
Plot: Wee Kirk Churchyard, L-686
86. Olive Borden
Actress | Half Marriage
Considered one of the most beautiful actresses of the silent era, Borden was a 'Mack Sennet' bathing beauty at 15 and reached the peak of her career in 1926 when she made 11 films for Fox Studios and was earning $1,500 a week. Refusing to take a salary cut, Borden abruptly left Fox in 1928 and made...
Plot: Liberty, L-1772, space 1
87. Gutzon Borglum
Self | Natural Wonders of the West
Gutzon Borglum was born on March 25, 1867 in Bear Lake, Idaho, USA as John Gutzon de la Mothe Borglum. He was married to Mary Williams. He died on March 6, 1941 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Plot: Under the Last Supper window, first on the right
88. Danny Borzage
Actor | Mister Roberts
American small-part player, a member of John Ford's stock company. The younger brother of director Frank Borzage and the older brother of assistant director Lew Borzage, he became a beloved figure on film sets, not so much for his acting as for his personality and his musicianship. An accomplished ...
Plot: Freedom Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Goodness
89. Frank Borzage
Director | No Greater Glory
Frank Borzage was born on April 23, 1894 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. He was an actor and director, known for No Greater Glory (1934), 7th Heaven (1927) and Bad Girl (1931). He was married to Juanita Scott, Edna Skelton and Rena Rogers. He died on June 19, 1962 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, ...
Plot: Garden of Everlasting Peace, L-5355
90. Bill Borzage
Actor | Way Down East
Bill Borzage was born on March 4, 1892 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA as William Borzage. He was an actor, known for Way Down East (1935). He died on June 7, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Plot: Court of Freedom, lot #2354
91. Hobart Bosworth
Actor | The Big Parade
Hobart Bosworth--pioneering movie director, writer, producer and actor--was born Hobart Van Zandt Bosworth on August 11, 1867, in Marietta, OH. He was a direct descendant of Miles Standish and John and Priscilla Alden on his father's side and of New York's Van Zandt family, the first Dutch settlers...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Utility Columbarium, niche 4616, not accessible to the general public.
92. Clara Bow
Actress | Wings
Clara Gordon Bow, destined to become "The It Girl", was born on July 29, 1905 in Brooklyn, New York, and was raised in poverty and violence. Her often absentee and brutish father could not or did not provide and her schizophrenic mother tried to slit Clara's throat when the girl spoke of becoming ...
Plot: Freedom Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Heritage
93. Grace Bradley
Actress | Wake Up and Live
A petite and extremely lovely blonde "B" film actress who eventually deserted her career in favor of standing by her man (cowboy icon William Boyd, aka, "Hopalong Cassidy"), Grace Bradley spent the rest of her life in his shadow and devoting herself to her husband's career. Bill's Hoppy was the ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Sacred Promise
94. William Boyd
Actor | Two Arabian Knights
The son of a day laborer, William Boyd moved with his family to Tulsa, Oklahoma, when he was seven. His parents died while he was in his early teens, forcing him to quit school and take such jobs as a grocery clerk, surveyor and oil field worker. He went to Hollywood in 1919, already gray-haired. ...
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Sacred Promise
95. Charles Brabin
Director | While New York Sleeps
Charles Brabin was born on April 17, 1882 in Liverpool, England. He was a director and writer, known for While New York Sleeps (1920), Breakers Ahead (1918) and Thou Shalt Not (1919). He was married to Theda Bara and Susette Mosher. He died on November 3, 1957 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Communion, C-13378
98. Edmund Breese
Actor | Duck Soup
Edmund Breese was born on June 18, 1871 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Duck Soup (1933), Platinum Blonde (1931) and Burning Daylight (1928). He was married to Harriet A. Beach and Genevieve Landry. He died on April 6, 1936 in New York City, New York.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Unity Columbarium, Niche 11995
99. Tom Breneman
Actor | Breakfast in Hollywood
Tom Breneman was born on June 18, 1901 in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, USA as Thomas Breneman Smith. He was an actor, known for Breakfast in Hollywood (1946). He was married to Billie Dunn. He died on April 28, 1948 in Encino, California, USA.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Evensong, Crypt 12273
100. Mozelle Britton
Actress | The Fighting Ranger
Mozelle Britton was born on May 12, 1912 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. She is known for her work on The Fighting Ranger (1934). She was married to Alan Dinehart and Thomas W. Gosser. She died on May 18, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Golden Slumber, C-13950