Death Place Matching "Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Jo Andres
Director | Black Kites
Jo Andres was an American filmmaker, choreographer and artist.
Andres first became known on the kinetic downtown New York performance scene of the 1980s for her film/dance/light performances, shown at The Performing Garage, La Mama E.T.C., P.S. 122, St. Marks Danspace, and the Collective for Living ...
2. Kim Chan
Actor | The Fifth Element
Born in China, Kim Chan fled China in 1928 with his father Lem and two older sisters. Settling first in Rhode Island, then in New York, Kim left his family after his father caught him lying about an afternoon spent at the cinema. Faced with an ultimatum, Kim left for years as a day laborer, ...
Actress | The Devil's Advocate
Novella Nelson was born on December 17, 1939 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Novella Christine Nelson. She was an actress, known for The Devil's Advocate (1997), The Ten (2007) and You Were Never Really Here (2017). She was married to George Blanchard. She died on August 31, 2017 in Brooklyn, New ...
5. Polly Platt
Production Designer | Terms of Endearment
Polly Platt was born on January 29, 1939 in Fort Sheridan, Illinois, USA as Mary Marr Platt. She was a producer and production designer, known for Terms of Endearment (1983), Say Anything... (1989) and Broadcast News (1987). She was married to Tony Wade, Peter Bogdanovich and Phillip Klein. She ...
8. Harry Endo
Actor | Magnum, P.I.
Harry Endo was born on July 20, 1922 in Denver, Colorado, USA as Ichito Endo. He was an actor, known for Magnum, P.I. (1980), Hawaii Five-O (1968) and Hawaii Five-O (1997). He was married to Myrtle. He died on January 9, 2009 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA.
10. Ruth Maleczech
Actress | Sleepers
Ruth Maleczech was born on January 8, 1939 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Ruth Sophia Reinprecht. She was an actress, known for Sleepers (1996), Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008) and C.H.U.D. (1984). She was married to Lee Breuer. She died on September 30, 2013 in Brooklyn, New York City, New ...
12. Ned Vizzini
Writer | It's Kind of a Funny Story
Ned Vizzini was born on April 4, 1981 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Edison Price Vizzini. He is known for his work on It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010), Last Resort (2012) and Teen Wolf (2011). He was married to Sabra Embury. He died on December 19, 2013 in Brooklyn, New York City.
14. Daniel Levins
Actor | Grease
Daniel Levins was born on October 7, 1953 in Freeport, New York, USA as Daniel John Patrick Levins. He is known for his work on Grease (1978), The Goodbye Girl (1977) and Can't Stop the Music (1980). He was married to Eugene Gabriel-Thomas Walsh and Judith Blazer. He died on September 15, 2015 in ...
15. Ning Li
Camera Department | Two Night Stand
Born in Shanghai, China, he came with his parents to the United States in 1981 and lived in Columbus, Ohio. He graduated from Columbia University in 1997 with a B.S. in Structural Engineering. After working for the architecture firm Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, he returned to Columbia University ...
19. James A. Furey
Actor | The Queen of Hearts
James A. Furey was a 19th century musical comedy singer and stage manager at the famous New York Casino on Broadway. He played the Marquis in the Casino's original production of "Erminie". He also sang in all of the Gilbert and Sullivan operas produced there. When advancing years robbed him of his ...
20. Norris Mailer
Actress | The Executioner's Song
Norris Mailer was born on January 31, 1949 in Washington, USA as Barbara Jean Davis. She was an actress, known for The Executioner's Song (1982), Ragtime (1981) and Jet Lag (1981). She was married to Norman Mailer and Larry Norris. She died on November 21, 2010 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York,...
22. Alan Dale
Actor | Don't Knock the Rock
The man many consider to have possessed the greatest voice ever in popular music, Alan Dale had a career that spanned three decades and 16 record labels. At age 17 he was a big-band vocalist, first with Carmen Cavallaro, then George Paxton. In 1948 he achieved stardom via CBS' musical quiz show ...
23. Eddie Hazel
Soundtrack | Lords of Dogtown
Eddie Hazel was born April 10, 1950 in Brooklyn, New York. He died December 23, 1992 in Plainfield, New Jersey. When he was eight years old, his older brother, Sonny, gave him a guitar for Christmas. Self-taught, by age twelve, he was winning guitar contests in Plainfield. Most of the guitarists ...
Director | 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Wallace McCutcheon was born in 1862 in New York, USA. He was a director and cinematographer, known for 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1905), The Nihilist (1905) and How They Rob Men in Chicago (1900). He was married to Mira West. He died on October 3, 1918 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York.
32. Joseph Brodsky
Writer | Khrustalyov, mashinu!
Joseph Brodsky was a Nobel Prize-winning Russian-Jewish poet, writer, director and translator, who was arrested and prosecuted by the Soviet regime before his emigration.
He was born Joseph Aleksandrovich Brodsky on May 24, 1940 in Leningrad (St. Petersburg, Russia). He survived the Nazi siege of ...
37. Julius Rock
Former preacher, like his father.
Actress | Tess of the Storm Country
Madame De Bodamere was born on February 15, 1873 in Alsace, Lorraine, Germany as Mina Sophie Bodamere. She is known for her work on Tess of the Storm Country (1922), Love and Glory (1924) and Rosita (1923). She died on November 5, 1945 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA.
45. Evan Thompson
Actor | Monday Night Mayhem
Evan Thompson was born on September 3, 1931 in New York City, New York, USA as Francis Marion Harlan Thompson. He was an actor, known for Monday Night Mayhem (2002), The Chapman Report (1962) and High School Big Shot (1959). He was married to Joan Shepard. He died on February 28, 2015 in Brooklyn, ...
46. Gerald Gutierrez
Director | Comedy Zone
Gerald Gutierrez was born on February 3, 1950 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was a director and actor, known for Comedy Zone (1984), Kiss-Kiss, Dahlings! (1992) and Great Performances (1971). He died on December 29, 2003 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York.
47. Randy Weston
Actor | Dernier été à Tanger
Randy Weston was born on April 6, 1926 in New York City, New York, USA as Randolph Edward Weston. He was an actor, known for Last Summer in Tangiers (1987) and Democracy Now! (2001). He was married to Fatoumata Mbengue and Mildred Mosley. He died on September 1, 2018 in Brooklyn, New York City.
48. Eugene Smith
Actor | The Edge of Night
Eugene Smith was born in New York City in 1926. He made his acting debut in the Equity Library Production of Goodnews. He was in Broadway's "South Pacific", "Fragile Fox", "Buck White", and "Forty Carats". He was also in Off Broadway plays, such as, "Friend of the Corpse", "When Strawberries Grew ...