Inglewood Park Cemetery

by Sylviastel | created - 17 Aug 2012 | updated - 24 Nov 2017 | Public

The men and women were interred at Inglewood Park Cemetery in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California.

1. Chet Baker

Soundtrack | The Sixth Sense

Chet Baker started his career in the late forties. He became famous with the Gerry Mulligan Quartet in 1952. His solo in "My funny valentine" is a classic of the west coast jazz in the fifties. When Mulligan was arrested in 1953, Chet led the group until 1955, when he went to Europe. He also sang ...

Plot: Elm plot, Division C, Lot 152 GPS coordinates: 33.9613914, -118.3388901 (hddd.dddd)

2. Joseph H. August

Cinematographer | Gunga Din

Renowned cinematographer Joseph August began his film career not as a cameraman but as a wrangler--he was born and raised in Colorado--at Inceville, the studio begun by pioneering producer/director Thomas H. Ince. He soon switched careers, becoming an assistant to cinematographer Ray C. Smallwood. ...

Plot: Pinecrest, lot 1340

3. Coit Albertson

Actor | The Carter Case

Coit Albertson was born on October 14, 1880 in Reading, Pennsylvania, USA as E. Coit Albertson. He was an actor, known for The Carter Case (1919), Casey of the Coast Guard (1926) and The Evil Dead (1922). He was married to Helen Catechakes. He died on December 13, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, ...

Plot: Grace Chapel Columbarium, Community Niche C

4. Reginald Barker

Director | The Iron Strain

Canadian-born (Winnipeg) Reginald Barker moved with his family to Scotland shortly after he was born, and they eventually emigrated to the US, settling in California. Bitten by the show-business bug early, Barker was acting in plays by age 16, and then joined up with a traveling stock company as ...

Plot: Mausoleum of the Golden West.

5. Earl Battey

Self | 1965 World Series

Earl Battey was born on January 5, 1935 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Earl Jesse Battey Jr. He was married to Sonia. He died on November 15, 2003 in Ocala, Florida, USA.

6. Ricky Bell

Actor | Disco 9000

Ricky Bell was born on April 8, 1955 in Houston, Texas, USA as Ricky Lynn Bell. He was an actor, known for Disco 9000 (1977), The NFL on NBC (1965) and NFL Monday Night Football (1970). He was married to Nathalia Laidler. He died on November 28, 1984 in Inglewood, California, USA.

Plot: Parkview Plot, Lot 973, Grave D GPS coordinates: 33.9664688, -118.3365173 (hddd.dddd)

7. George Bennard

Soundtrack | Fury

Plot: Oak Plot, Division D, Lot 24

8. 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 & 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.

Plot: Miramar Plot, Lot 131, Grave 2 GPS coordinates: 33.9697304, -118.3384171 (hddd.dddd)

9. Frances Bergen

Actress | Titanic

The daughter of William and Lillie Mae Westerman, her father died of tuberculosis when she was ten years old. Her mother then moved the family to Los Angeles.

She suffered a skull fracture in an auto accident when she was 14. While recuperating, she was given a Charlie McCarthy doll to cheer her up....

10. Paul Bern

Director | The Dressmaker from Paris

Paul Bern is undoubtedly more famous today for being found shot to death in his bathroom barely 2 months after his marriage to proto-sex symbol Jean Harlow in 1932. Born in Hamburg, Germany as Paul Levy, he came to the United States with his family as a child. His mother died by drowning in the ...

Plot: Sunset Mission Mausoleum, Sanctuary El Sereno, Crypt D-222 GPS coordinates: 33.9708214, -118.3432999 (hddd.dddd)

12. Elmer Booth

Writer | His Auto's Maiden Trip

Elmer Booth was born on December 9, 1882 in Los Angeles, California, USA as William Elmer Boothe. He was an actor and writer, known for His Auto's Maiden Trip (1912), Abe Gets Even with Father (1911) and Her Mother Interferes (1911). He was married to Irene Outtrim. He died on June 16, 1915 in Los ...

Plot: Sequoia, Lot 164 (unmarked, beneath the Booth Family marker).

13. Margaret Booth

Editor | Mutiny on the Bounty

Margaret Booth was born on January 14, 1898 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is known for her work on Mutiny on the Bounty (1935), Murder by Death (1976) and Annie (1982). She died on October 28, 2002 in Los Angeles.

14. Lyman Bostock

Lyman Bostock was born on November 22, 1950 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA as Lyman Wesley Bostock. He died on September 24, 1978 in Gary, Indiana, USA.

Plot: Parkview Section, Lot 342, Grave D GPS coordinates: 33.9660301, -118.3369293 (hddd.dddd)

15. Fletcher Bowron

Actor | The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show

Fletcher Bowron was born on August 13, 1887 in Porway, California, USA. He was an actor, known for The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950) and Stars in the Eye (1952). He died on September 11, 1968 in Los Angeles, California.

Plot: El Portal Plot, Lot 214, Grave A GPS coordinates: 33.9666710, -118.3381882 (hddd.dddd)

16. Tom Bradley

Self | Nick of Time

Tom Bradley was born on December 29, 1917 in Calvert, Texas, USA as Thomas J. Bradley. He was married to Ethel Arnold. He died on September 29, 1998 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Plot: Sunset Mission Mausoleum. Vault 1086D. On your left as you enter. GPS coordinates: 33.9713898, -118.3430634 (hddd.dddd)

17. Layne Britton

Make_up_department | The Blues Brothers

Layne Britton was born on September 5, 1907 in Munday, Texas, USA as Layne Leslie Britton. He is known for his work on The Blues Brothers (1980), Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) and Pier 5, Havana (1959). He died on December 12, 1993 in Marina del Rey, California, USA.

Plot: Pacific Terrace Plot, Lot 157, Grave B

18. Charles Brown

Soundtrack | Cast Away

Charles Brown was born on September 13, 1922 in Texas City, Texas, USA. He died on January 21, 1999 in Oakland, California, USA.

Plot: Sunset Mission Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Bells, Crypt 930 GPS coordinates: 33.9713898, -118.3430634 (hddd.dddd)

19. Nacio Herb Brown

Soundtrack | Singin' in the Rain

In spite of the fact, that he only had been on a conservatory for only short time, he was a very successful popular composer, who wrote with lyricist and later producer Arthur Freed not only the songs for MGM musical and non-musical films, e.g. "Broadway Melody" for the movie "The Broadway Melody",...

Plot: Sunny Slope, Lot 188 (S. side of section, near top of hill, in front of Brown memorial monument headstone)

Plot: Inglewood Mausoleum, Room D GPS coordinates: 33.9712791, -118.3387527 (hddd.dddd)

21. Jheryl Busby

Producer | Joyce Irby feat. Doug E. Fresh: Mr. DJ

Jheryl Busby was born on May 5, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was a producer, known for Joyce Irby feat. Doug E. Fresh: Mr. DJ (1989), Intimate Portrait (1990) and 22nd NAACP Image Awards (1990). He died on November 4, 2008 in Malibu, California.

Plot: Sunset Mission Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Sierra, Crypt 577

22. William D. Byrd

Actor | Children of a Lesser God

William D. Byrd was born on May 3, 1966 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as William Dellano McCrary. He was an actor, known for Children of a Lesser God (1986), A Man Called Hawk (1989) and Beauty and the Beast (1987). He died on July 21, 1993 in Inglewood, California, USA.

Plot: Crypt 901 Sanctuary of Valor Manchester Maus.

23. Bebe Moore Campbell

Self | Girlfriends

Bebe Moore Campbell was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to George and Doris Moore. After her parents' divorce, Campbell started sending her father serial short stories when he moved to North Carolina. She later credited these short stories as the beginning of her career as a writer. Due to the ...

24. Margaret Campbell

Actress | Eden and Return

Margaret Campbell was born on April 24, 1883 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. She was an actress, known for Eden and Return (1921), The Laundry Girl (1919) and Top o' the Morning (1922). She was married to Josef Swickard. She died on June 27, 1939 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Plot: Lot 1286, G Plot [unmarked]

25. Ed Cassidy

Actor | Corpus Christi Bandits

Ed Cassidy was born on March 21, 1893 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Edward Bottomley Cassidy. He was an actor, known for Corpus Christi Bandits (1945), Winds of the Wasteland (1936) and Boss of Rawhide (1943). He was married to Dorothy and Pearl McCormick (vaudeville actress). He died on January 19,...

Plot: Montcrest Section - Lot 407, Division C, grave 6

26. Ray Charles

Soundtrack | Ray

A tragic fate may have given this visionary a heightened sensitivity, perception, awareness, even expansion to his obvious musical gifts that he may have never touched upon had he not suffered from his physical affliction. Whatever it was, Ray Charles revolutionized American music and was ...

Plot: Mausoleum of the Golden West, Eternal Love Corridor, Crypt A-32

27. James Cleveland

Soundtrack | Mississippi Burning

James Cleveland was born on December 5, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He died on February 9, 1991 in Culver City, California, USA.

Plot: Alta Mesa Garden Mausoleum, Crypt #77 GPS coordinates: 33.9702797, -118.3388901 (hddd.dddd)

28. Johnnie L. Cochran Jr.

Actor | Showtime

Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. was born on October 2, 1937 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for Showtime (2002), Arli$$ (1996) and Morning Breath (2002). He was married to Sylvia Dale Mason and Barbara Jean Berry. He died on March 29, 2005 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Plot: Manchester Garden Mausoleum, Chapel Of Honor, Crypt 1202

29. The Flying Codonas

Actor | Varieté

The Flying Codonas is known for his work on Variety (1925) and Swing High (1932).

Plot: Miramar Plot, Lots 1 & 2 GPS coordinates: 33.9697800, -118.3394775 (hddd.dddd)

30. Ray Corrigan

Actor | The Painted Stallion

Ray Corrigan was a physical culturist and very good athlete. He began working in Hollywood, as a physical fitness trainer for movie stars. Bit parts in 1932 led to action roles in the Undersea Kingdom (1936) and The Leathernecks Have Landed (1936), the same year he began his role as Tucson Smith in...

Plot: El Sereno Plot, Lot 748, Grave E (Unmarked)

31. Carolyn Craig

Actress | House on Haunted Hill

Carolyn Craig was born on October 27, 1934 in Green Acres, Long Island, New York, USA as Adele Ruth Crago. She was an actress, known for House on Haunted Hill (1959), Giant (1956) and Studs Lonigan (1960). She was married to Arthur Bryden and Charles Edward Graham. She died on December 12, 1970 in ...

Plot: Pinecrest N 1/2 Lot 930 Grave 2 (unmarked)

32. Cardella Di Milo

Actress | Blackenstein

Cardella Di Milo was born on March 15, 1930. She was an actress, known for Blackenstein (1973), The Human Tornado (1976) and Dolemite (1975). She died on January 5, 2003 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Plot: Mausoleum

33. Badja Djola

Actor | The Last Boy Scout

Badja Djola was born on April 9, 1948 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Last Boy Scout (1991), Mississippi Burning (1988) and The Hurricane (1999). He died on January 8, 2005 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

34. Robert DoQui

Actor | RoboCop

Excellent, prolific and versatile character actor Robert DoQui was born in 1934 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. He attended Langston University on a music scholarship and was a member of the popular singing group, "The Langstonaires". Following a four-year stint in the U.S. Air Force, DoQui went to New ...

35. William Duncan

Actor | A Rough Ride with Nitroglycerine

William Duncan was born on December 16, 1879 in Dundee, Tayside, Scotland as William A. Duncan. He was an actor and director, known for A Rough Ride with Nitroglycerine (1912), An Embarrassed Bridegroom (1913) and The Chalice of Courage (1915). He was married to Edith Johnson. He died on February 8...

Plot: La Sol, Lot 552 GPS coordinates: 33.9711113, -118.3375015 (hddd.dddd)

36. Gloria Edwards

Actress | Black Girl

Gloria Edwards was born on August 7, 1944 in California, USA. She was an actress, known for Black Girl (1972), Freeway (1988) and The Name of the Game (1968). She was married to Dick Anthony Williams. She died on February 12, 1988 in Los Angeles, California.

37. Dock Ellis

Actor | Gung Ho

Dock Ellis was born on March 11, 1945 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Portrait of a Showgirl (1982) and No No: A Dockumentary (2014). He died on December 19, 2008 in Los Angeles. Ellis was also a 12-year Major League Baseball player who was an All-Star and World Series ...

38. Louise Fazenda

Actress | The Bat

When top silent screen comedienne Mabel Normand would gripe to Mack Sennett about making classier films, Sennett's retort would always be, "I'll send for Fazenda." This gawky, highly popular slapstick funny girl put in her time first in two-reelers and Universal's Joker Comedies from 1913 on, but ...

Plot: Mignonette section, Lot 17 GPS coordinates: 33.9717102, -118.3361435 (hddd.dddd)

39. Madalynne Field

Actress | Ella Cinders

Madalynne Field was born on April 1, 1907 in Michigan, USA. She was an actress, known for Ella Cinders (1926), Dancing Fools (1927) and The Non-Stop Bride (1926). She was married to Walter Lang. She died on October 1, 1974 in Palm Springs, California, USA.

Plot: Sunnyslope, Lot 256

40. Ella Fitzgerald

Soundtrack | When Harry Met Sally...

On Saturday, June 15th, 1996, an era in jazz singing came to an end, with the death of Ella Fitzgerald at her home in California. She was the last of four great female jazz singers (including Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan, and Carmen McRae) who defined one of the most prolific eras in jazz vocal ...

Plot: Sunset Memorial Garden Mausoleum, Second Floor, Sanctuary of the Bells, Crypt 1063

41. Curt Flood

Self | 1967 World Series

Curt Flood was born on January 18, 1938 in Houston, Texas, USA as Curtis Christopher Flood. He was married to Judy Pace and Beverly Collins. He died on January 20, 1997 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Plot: Manchester Garden Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Radiance #A-445 GPS coordinates: 33.9599991, -118.3386078 (hddd.dddd)

42. Byron Foulger

Actor | The Man with Nine Lives

One of those wonderfully busy character actors whose face is familiar if not his name, mild-mannered actor Byron Foulger began performing with community theater, and stock and repertory companies after graduating from the University of Utah. He met his future wife, character actress Dorothy Adams, ...

Plot: Del Prado Mausoleum, Fountain del las Flores, Crypt 142-A

43. Lowell Fulson

Soundtrack | American Gangster

Is portrayed by Chris Thomas King in Ray (2004)

Plot: Sunset Mission Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Bells, Crypt 929

44. Hoot Gibson

Actor | Roaring Ranch

A pioneering cowboy star of silent and early talking Westerns, Hoot Gibson was one of the 1920s' most popular children's matinée heroes. In his real life, however, he had a rather painful rags-to-riches-and-back-to-rags career, a problem that seemed to plague a number of big stars who fell victim ...

Plot: Magnolia Plot, Lot 92, Grave 6 GPS coordinates: 33.9721985, -118.3389664 (hddd.dddd)

45. Jim Gilliam

Self | 1966 World Series

Jim Gilliam was born on October 17, 1928 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA as James William Gilliam. He was an actor, known for 1966 World Series (1966), 1956 World Series (1956) and 1963 World Series (1963). He died on October 8, 1978 in Inglewood, California, USA.

Plot: Miramar Plot, Lot 58, Grave 10-located 2 rows up from the curb, across the street from the Crescent section.

46. Betty Grable

Actress | How to Marry a Millionaire

Elizabeth Ruth Grable was born on December 18, 1916 in St. Louis, Missouri, to Lillian Rose (Hofmann) and John Charles Grable, a stockbroker. She had German, English, Irish, and Dutch ancestry. Her mother was a stubborn and materialistic woman who was determined to make her daughter a star. ...

Plot: Mausoleum of the Golden West, Sanctuary of Dawn, Crypt A78 GPS coordinates: 33.9731483, -118.3389206 (hddd.dddd)

47. Ferde Grofé Sr.

Music_department | Minstrel Man

Ferde Grofé was born into a talented family. His father was a baritone and actor while his mother was a cellist and music teaching. Following numerous non-musical jobs, he was 17 when he wrote his first commissioned work. He played violin for the Los Angeles Symphony Orchestra and jazz piano with ...

Plot: Mausoleum of the Golden West, Sanctuary of Faith, Crypt E-324 GPS coordinates: 33.9727783, -118.3391190 (hddd.dddd)

48. Donald Haines

Actor | Bowery Blitzkrieg

Donald Haines was born on May 9, 1919 in Seward County, Nebraska, USA. He was an actor, known for Bowery Blitzkrieg (1941), That Gang of Mine (1940) and Flying Wild (1941). He died on February 20, 1943 in North Africa.

49. Jester Hairston

Actor | The Alamo

Composer, songwriter, conductor, singer and actor, educated at Tufts University, Juilliard, and the University of the Pacific (hon. Mus. D.). He acted on radio and television besides on film, and played Leroy on the "Amos 'n Andy" radio series for fifteen years. He directed the Federal Theatre ...

Plot: Manchester Garden Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Radiance, Crypt B-13

50. Lois Hall

Actress | Flightplan

Lois, was born in a tiny town in Minnesota in 1926, moved with her family to Long Beach, California where she had her first experience with theater as a set designer, stage manager and head electrician, was given a scholarship at the Pasadena Playhouse and became bitten by the "acting bug". In 1957...

51. Bernie Hamilton

Actor | Mysterious Island

Bernie Hamilton was born on June 12, 1928 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Bernard Hamilton. He was an actor, known for Mysterious Island (1951), Starsky and Hutch (1975) and The Devil at 4 O'Clock (1960). He was married to Maxine King. He died on December 30, 2008 in Los Angeles.

52. Robin Harris

Actor | House Party

Best remembered for his raunchy humor, Robin Harris became famous in supporting roles in movies such as Do The Right Thing as Sweet Dick Willie and House Party. He has left a legacy that fans and actors will truly miss due to his career which was cut by a massive heart attack at the age of 36. ...

Plot: Manchester Garden Mausoleum, Chapel of Freedom, Crypt D-5. Inside to the right, next to the stairs. GPS coordinates: 33.9605598, -118.3383331 (hddd.dddd)

53. Samuel S. Hinds

Actor | It's a Wonderful Life

Samuel S. Hinds, a Harvard graduate, was a lawyer in Hollywood until the stock market crash of 1929, in which he lost most of his money. Hinds, who had an interest in theater acting, decided to embark on a career in acting, albeit it age 54. The tall, dignified-looking Hinds appeared in over 200 ...

Plot: Inglewood Mausoleum, Crypt 167

54. Patrice Holloway

Soundtrack | Bride Wars

After the Holloway family moved from Atascadero, California, where her older sister, Brenda was born, to Los Angeles, Patrice was born in 1948. Patrice did a lot of work as a vocalist in the early 60's, and had success from her songs, including Do the Del Viking (Pt. 1/Pt. 2; in which her sister ...

55. Helen Humes

Soundtrack | The Steel Trap

Born in Louisville, Kentucky, in 1913, blues/pop singer Helen Humes is probably best known for her work with Count Basie and His Orchestra in the 1930s and 1940s.

As a child she took piano and vocal lessons, and at 14 years of age she was discovered by blues musician Sylvester Weaver, who signed her...

Plot: El Sereno Plot, Lot 96, Grave E

56. Sylvester

Soundtrack | Trading Places

Sylvester was born on September 6, 1947 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He died on December 16, 1988 in San Francisco, California.

Plot: Pineview, Lot 816, Grave A

57. Flo Hyman

Actress | The Order of the Black Eagle

Flo Hyman was born on July 31, 1954 in Inglewood, California, USA as Flora Jean Hyman. She was an actress, known for The Order of the Black Eagle (1987). She died on January 24, 1986 in Matsue City, Japan.

Plot: Manchester Garden Mausoleum, Manchester Court #224 GPS coordinates: 33.9602814, -118.3383331 (hddd.dddd)

58. Etta James

Soundtrack | Back to the Future

Etta James was born on January 25, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jamesetta Hawkins. She was married to Artis Mills. She died on January 20, 2012 in Riverside, California.

Plot: Garden of Chimes Mausoleum, Building D, #32-C

59. Bud Jamison

Actor | Their First Tintype

Bud Jamison was born on February 15, 1895 in Vallejo, California, USA as William Edward Jaimison. He was an actor, known for Their First Tintype (1920), Captain Caution (1940) and The Shadow (1937). He was married to Georgia Kathleen Holland. He died on September 30, 1944 in Hollywood, Los Angeles,...

Plot: Mausoleum of the Golden West, Sanctuary of Dreams, Alcove of Psalms, Niche 26

60. James J. Jeffries

Actor | One-Round Hogan

James J. Jeffries was the heavyweight champion of the world from 1899 to 1905 but he is best known to history for coming out of retirement to take on Jack Johnson, the first African American heavyweight champion in history, in what was called "The Fight of the Century". That fight ensured Jeffries'...

Plot: Sequoia Plot, Lot 122, Grave 7 GPS coordinates: 33.9709816, -118.3424530 (hddd.dddd)

61. Frank Jenks

Actor | His Girl Friday

Wavy-haired American character actor and musician Frank Jenks was the son of advertising man Frank Jenks and pianist Lillian Sadler. After his family settled in Los Angeles, he attended the University of Southern California. He learned to play trumpet, trombone and clarinet, but eventually dropped ...

Plot: Siesta Plot, Lot 257, Grave B

62. Edith Johnson

Actress | Fighting Fate

Edith Johnson's combination of luck and beauty ensured her a Hollywood career. The luck occurred because of her growing up in Rochester, New York, the home of the Eastman Kodak Co. Her beauty resulted in her being appointed by Kodak as "The Kodak Girl," with her face appearing in virtually all of ...

63. Robert Kardashian

Self | Keeping Up with the Kardashians

Robert Kardashian was born on February 22, 1944 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Robert Georges Kardashian. He was married to Ellen Pierson and Kris Jenner. He died on September 30, 2003 in Los Angeles.

Plot: Park Terrace Section, Lot 628

64. Charles Kennedy

Actor | Don't Quote Me

Charles Kennedy was born on November 25, 1959 in Inverness, Scotland as Charles Peter Kennedy. He was an actor, known for Don't Quote Me (1990), The London Programme (1975) and EastEnders: Christmas Party (2004). He was married to Sarah Gurling. He died on June 1, 2015 in Fort William, Highland, ...

Plot: Esperanza, Lot 34, Grave 1 GPS coordinates: 33.9706116, -118.3394928 (hddd.dddd)

65. Merna Kennedy

Actress | The Big Chance

Merna Kennedy was born on September 7, 1908 in Kankakee, Illinois, USA as Merna Kahler. She was an actress, known for The Big Chance (1933), The Circus (1928) and Lady with a Past (1932). She was married to Forrest Brayton and Busby Berkeley. She died on December 20, 1944 in Los Angeles, California...

66. Fred Kohler

Actor | Carnival Boat

Prolific "heavy" in American films of the silent and early talkie eras. A native of Kansas City, Missouri, Kohler left home as a teenager, working various jobs while trying to establish a career in vaudeville. During this time, according to his son, actor Fred Kohler Jr., Kohler worked in a mine ...

Plot: A Plot , Lot 1866 (unmarked).

67. Allan Lane

Music_department | Mister Ed

Most western action film heroes begin and end their career in the saddle. Not so for cowboy idol Allan "Rocky" Lane, who started as a leading man in major studio dramas, only to segue into "B" serials and sagebrush sagas in later life. The Indiana native was born in 1909 (some sources claim 1904). ...

Plot: Rosehill, Lot 70, Grave A

68. Walter Lang

Director | The King and I

Walter Lang entered the film industry in New York when he got a job as a clerk in the office of a film production company. He worked his way up to assistant director, and directed his first film in 1926. By the time sound arrived Lang was already a well-regarded director, but he left the business ...

Plot: Sunnyslope, Lot 256

69. Lucille La Verne

Actress | A Tale of Two Cities

A legendary stage actress and character player in early films, Lucille La Verne is one of those forgotten legends who seem to fade as the years go on. However, at her prime she was one of the most acclaimed actresses of her generation.

Lucille La Verne Mitchum was born in Nashville, Tennessee, on ...

Plot: Palm Plot, Lot 236, center grave D

70. Gypsy Rose Lee

Actress | Belle of the Yukon

Born Rose Louise Hovick in Seattle, Washington, in 1911, but called Louise from early childhood, Gypsy Rose Lee was the daughter of a mild-mannered businessman and a restless, fiery young woman named Rose, who was determined to get out of Seattle and make a life for herself and her daughter in show...

Plot: Pinecrest Plot, Lot 1087, Grave 8. Across from Utopia Plot

71. Sharon Lynn

Actress | Way Out West

Brunette, petite Sharon Lynne was born D'Auvergne Sharon Lindsay in Weatherford, Texas. A former beauty contest winner, she began in show business as a nightclub singer and songwriter. Possessed of a strong, bluesy voice, she drifted towards the musical stage, eventually appearing in both the ...

Plot: Chapel of the Chimes, Crypt 7 GPS coordinates: 33.9738884, -118.3377838 (hddd.dddd)

72. D'Urville Martin

Actor | Rosemary's Baby

D'Urville Martin was a key important, prolific and hugely engaging supporting actor who appeared with pleasing regularity in a handful of delightfully down'n'dirty 70s blaxploitation features. Martin was born on February 11, 1939 in New York City. D'Urville first began acting in the 1960s including...

Plot: Parkview Plot, Space 886. In northwest corner of plot, five rows from Elm Drive

73. Edith Wynne Matthison

Actress | National Red Cross Pageant

Edith Wynne Matthison was born on November 23, 1871 in Birmingham, England. She was an actress, known for National Red Cross Pageant (1917), The Governor's Lady (1915) and Animated Weekly, No. 54 (1913). She was married to Charles Kennedy. She died on September 23, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, ...

Plot: Esperanza, Lot 34, Grave GPS coordinates: 33.9706116, -118.3394928 (hddd.dddd)

74. Scotty Mattraw

Actor | In Old Chicago

Scotty Mattraw was born on October 19, 1880 in Evans Mills, New York, USA as Winfield Scott Mattraw. He was an actor, known for In Old Chicago (1938), Haunted Island (1928) and Two Lovers (1928). He was married to Edna A. Hunter. He died on November 9, 1946 in Hollywood, California, USA.

75. Percy Mayfield

Soundtrack | Deadpool

R&B singer/songwriter Percy Mayfield was born August 21, 1920 in Minden, Louisiana. His mother was a singer. Percy showed a real talent for poetry as a youth; this naturally led to him writing and singing his own songs. Mayfield started his musical career performing in Texas. He moved to Los ...

76. Irish Meusel

Actor | The Best of Luck

Irish Meusel was born on June 9, 1893 in Oakland, California, USA as Emil Frederick Meusel. He was an actor, known for The Best of Luck (1920), Slide, Kelly, Slide (1927) and Fast Company (1929). He died on March 1, 1963 in Long Beach, California.

77. Cleo Moore

Actress | Congo Bill

Cleo Moore was born Cleouna Moore on October 31, 1924 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Her parents were deeply involved in Democratic politics. Politics, in Louisiana, was an all consuming passion with a lot of families in the 1920s and 1930s. Cleo began her trek to stardom when she participated in ...

78. Ernest Morrison

Actor | Ghosts on the Loose

"Sunshine Sammy" Morrison was most famous as one of the Dead End Kids/East Side Kids, but he was probably the most experienced actor of that group. Morrison made his film debut while still an infant; his father worked for a wealthy Los Angeles family that had connections in the film industry, and ...

Plot: Capistrano Gardens, Memorial Panel 49, Sec 14, Row 3. Near center of panel.

79. Herbert Mundin

Actor | The Adventures of Robin Hood

Herbert Mundin was born on August 21, 1898 in St. Helens, Merseyside, England as Herbert Thomas Mundin. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938), David Copperfield (1935) and Chandu the Magician (1932). He was married to Ann Shaw and Hilda Frances Hoyes. He died on March 5, ...

Plot: Charter Oak section, Lot 117

80. Bert Niehoff

Self | 1915 World's Championship Series

Bert Niehoff was born on May 13, 1884 in Louisville, Colorado, USA as John Albert Niehoff. He died on December 8, 1974 in Inglewood, California, USA.

Plot: Siesta Section, Lot 819, Grave A

81. LaWanda Page

Actress | Friday

Best known for her role as Aunt Esther Anderson on "Sanford And Son", she appeared in many films including "Don't Be A Menace To South Central While Drinking Your Juice In The Hood" (1996), "Friday" (1995), "The Legend of Dolemite" (1994), "West From North Goes South" (1993), "The Meteor Man" (1993...

Plot: Capistrano Court, Memorial Panel 43, Row F-3

82. Jack Pennick

Actor | Fort Apache

Jack Pennick was an American film actor, a familiar face, primarily in the movies of John Ford. He was born in Portland, Oregon, the son of gold miner Albert R. and Bessie (Murray) Pennick. After himself working as a gold miner, Pennick joined the U.S. Marine Corps and served, with the Pekin ...

Plot: Concordia Plot, Division D, Lot 262

83. Sam Polo

Actor | The Lion's Claws

Sam Polo was born on November 7, 1872 in California, USA. He was an actor, known for The Lion's Claws (1918), The Great Circus Mystery (1925) and A Man from Nowhere (1920). He died on October 3, 1966 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California.

Plot: Mauso Del Prado, Crypt North 140

84. Billy Preston

Actor | Blues Brothers 2000

Billy Preston was born on September 9, 1946 in Houston, Texas, USA as William Everett Preston. He died on June 6, 2006 in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA.

85. Frank Reicher

Actor | King Kong

Though most famous as Capt. Englehorn, the ship captain who carried the expedition to an island to capture the great ape in King Kong (1933)--and its sequel, The Son of Kong (1933)--Frank Reicher had a long history as a stage actor and director, and film director, prior to his "Kong" appearances, ...

Plot: Mausoleum of the Golden West, Sanctuary of Devotion, Crypt N-364 GPS coordinates: 33.9728584, -118.3392563 (hddd.dddd)

86. Robert Riskin

Writer | It Happened One Night

Robert Riskin was born on March 30, 1897 in New York City, New York, USA as Reuben Robert Riskin. He was a writer and producer, known for It Happened One Night (1934), Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) and You Can't Take It with You (1938). He was married to Fay Wray. He died on September 20, 1955 in ...

Plot: Mausoleum of the Golden West, Sanctuary of Eternity, Crypt L-133 GPS coordinates: 33.9727097, -118.3403473 (hddd.dddd)

87. Harry Robinson

Actor | Beatrice Fairfax

Harry Robinson was born on June 1, 1872 in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. He was an actor, known for Beatrice Fairfax (1916), Huns Within Our Gates (1918) and The New Adventures of J. Rufus Wallingford (1915). He died on September 8, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

88. Sugar Ray Robinson

Actor | Candy

Born Walker Smith, Jr., he borrowed the name of a fighter named Ray Robinson to box as an amateur so his mother wouldn't find out. Undefeated as an amateur boxer, 85-0, with 69 knockouts, 42 of them in the first round. Turned pro in 1940 and won his first 40 fights. Lost his first fight by decision...

Plot: Pinecrest. Near the middle GPS coordinates: 33.9674301, -118.3399734 (hddd.dddd)

89. M.C. Trouble

Actress | MC Trouble feat. The Good Girls: I Wanna Make You Mine

M.C. Trouble was born on July 30, 1970 in Los Angeles, California, USA as LaTasha Sheron Rogers. She was an actress and composer, known for MC Trouble feat. The Good Girls: I Wanna Make You Mine (1990) and Soul Train (1971). She died on June 4, 1991 in Los Angeles.

Plot: Pinecrest. Near the middle. Grave B, Lot 20 GPS coordinates: 33.9674683, -118.3398209 (hddd.dddd)

90. Cesar Romero

Actor | Batman: The Movie

Tall, suave and sophisticated Cesar Romero actually had two claims to fame in Hollywood. To one generation, he was the distinguished Latin lover of numerous musicals and romantic comedies, and the rogue bandit The Cisco Kid in a string of low-budget westerns. However, to a younger generation weaned...

Plot: Mausoleum of the Golden West, Alcove of Music, Niche 408. Near stained glass window.

92. Evelyn Selbie

Actress | The Silver Treasure

Evelyn Selbie was born on July 6, 1871 in Ohio, USA. She was an actress, known for The Silver Treasure (1926), Dangerous Paradise (1930) and The Prisoner's Story (1912). She died on December 7, 1950 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.

93. Iva Shepard

Actress | While the Children Slept

Iva Shepard was born on April 23, 1886 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. She was an actress, known for While the Children Slept (1913), I Love Lucy (1951) and The Straight Road (1914). She was married to Lyle Clement and Joseph Singleton. She died on January 26, 1973 in Arcadia, California, USA.

Plot: Mausoleum of the Golden West, Sanctuary of Dawn, Crypt A-29

94. Kenny Sinclair

Actor | Tootsie

Kenny Sinclair is an actor, known for Tootsie (1982).

95. Myrtle Stedman

Actress | The Silver Horde

Born in Chicago in 1885, silent screen actress Myrtle Stedman's (née Lincoln) musical talents developed quite early, finding herself on stage at age 12 singing light opera in the chorus. She had progressed to singing leads in shows by the time she decided to abandon her music career altogether for ...

96. Slim Summerville

Actor | All Quiet on the Western Front

Born in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1892, rustic-looking George "Slim" Summerville possessed one of those malleable mugs that made you laugh even before he opened his mouth. Young Slim ran away from home as a youth and lived a rather wanderlust life until a chance meeting with Mack Sennett through ...

Plot: Utopia Plot, Lot 217, Division C

97. Richard Talmadge

Producer | Jeep-Herders

He first came to the USA as a boy member of the famed acrobats, the Mazetti Troupe, that had been engaged by Barnum & Bailey Circus. Richard began in films, supposedly, as a stunt double for Doug Fairbanks, Sr., then graduated to films under his own name.

Plot: Sequoia Section

98. Billie 'Buckwheat' Thomas

Actor | General Spanky

Billie 'Buckwheat' Thomas was born on March 12, 1931 in Los Angeles, California, USA as William Thomas Jr. He was an actor, known for General Spanky (1936), Ye Olde Minstrels (1941) and Night 'n' Gales (1937). He died on October 10, 1980 in Los Angeles.

Plot: Acacia Slope Plot, Lot 773, Grave D. In Northeast corner of plot, next to roadway and directly across from Fairhaven Plot GPS coordinates: 33.9640007, -118.3370972 (hddd.dddd)

99. Big Mama Thornton

Soundtrack | A Few Good Men

Big Mama Thornton was born on December 11, 1926 in Montgomery, Alabama, USA. She died on July 25, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Plot: 'M' Plot, Lot 2486-B GPS coordinates: 33.9647713, -118.3438034 (hddd.dddd)

100. David Torrence

Actor | Mutiny on the Bounty

David Torrence was the second child born out of eleven children to Henry Torrance Thomson and Janet Bryce. Davis given name was 'David Bryce Thomson." Born on Jan 17,1863 in Edinbough,Scotland. David's brother was character star 'Ernest Torrence' who was 15 years younger than David. Ernest was the ...

Plot: Mausoleum of the Golden West, Sanctuary of Hope, Alcove of Pines, Niche 7-A

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