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

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1. Stephen Hawking

Actor | Star Trek: The Next Generation

Stephen Hawking was an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology within the University of Cambridge.

His scientific works include a collaboration with Roger Penrose on gravitational singularity theorems in the framework of ...

2. Jack Cardiff

Director | Sons and Lovers

Almost universally considered one of the greatest cinematographers of all time, Jack Cardiff was also a notable director. He described his childhood as very happy and his parents as quite loving. They performed in music hall as comedians, so he grew up with the fun that came with their theatrical ...

3. Gerard Murphy

Actor | Waterworld

Gerard Murphy was born on October 14, 1948 in Newry, County Down, Northern Ireland. He was an actor, known for Waterworld (1995), Batman Begins (2005) and The Scarlet Pimpernel (1999). He died on August 26, 2013 in Histon, Cambridgeshire, England.

4. Clive James

Producer | Collins and Maconie's Movie Club

While at Cambridge, Clive began a fruitful songwriting partnership with Pete Atkin. With Clive's lyrics and Pete's vocals and musical settings, they released six critically-acclaimed but commercially unsuccessful albums in the early 70s before Pete moved on to audio production at the BBC. Clive ...

5. Syd Barrett

Soundtrack | Doctor Strange

Syd Barrett was born on January 6, 1946 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England as Roger Keith Barrett. He died on July 7, 2006 in Cambridge.

6. Lonnie Donegan

Soundtrack | We Need to Talk About Kevin

Lonnie Donegan was born on April 29, 1931 in Glasgow, Scotland as Anthony James Donegan. He was married to Sharon Donegan, Jill Westlake and Maureen Donegan. He died on November 3, 2002 in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England.

7. Bob Mason

Actor | The Emperor's New Clothes

Bob Mason was born on July 29, 1951 in Rochdale, Lancashire, England as Robert William Mason. He was an actor and writer, known for The Emperor's New Clothes (2001), Coronation Street (1960) and Once Upon a Time in the North (1994). He was married to Heppell, Janet. He died on September 21, 2004 in...

8. Peter Schofield

Actor | Airline

Peter Schofield was born on July 29, 1928 in Chorley, Lancashire, England. He was an actor, known for Airline (1982), The Georgian House (1976) and Queenie's Castle (1970). He was married to Jean Lockhart. He died on July 29, 2003 in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England.

9. Bert Parnaby

Actor | The Black Adder

Bert Parnaby was born on March 4, 1924 in Guisborough, North Yorkshire, England as James Bertram Parnaby. He was an actor and writer, known for Blackadder (1982), The Bretts (1987) and First Among Equals (1986). He died on July 30, 1992 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

10. Gerry Hambling

Editor | Mississippi Burning

Gerry Hambling was born on June 14, 1926 in Croydon, Surrey, England as Gerald James Hambling. He is known for his work on Mississippi Burning (1988), Midnight Express (1978) and Evita (1996). He was married to Margaret Speakman. He died on February 5, 2013 in Burwell, Cambridgeshire, England.

12. Malcolm Hulke

Writer | Doctor Who

Used to credit Honor Blackman and Patrick Macnee for the success of The Avengers (1961).

13. Kay Callard

Actress | Knight Errant Limited

Kay Callard was born on November 10, 1923 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Kathleen Emmett Callard. She was an actress, known for Knight Errant Limited (1959), White Hunter (1957) and ITV Play of the Week (1955). She was married to Jack McNaughton and Wayne Alton Drewry. She died on March 7, 2008 in ...

14. Max Clifford

Self | When Will I Be Famous

Max Clifford was born on April 6, 1943 in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England as Maxwell Frank Clifford. He was married to Jo Westwood and Liz Clifford. He died on December 10, 2017 in Cambridgeshire, England.

15. Betty Baskcomb

Actress | Armchair Theatre

Betty Baskcomb was born on May 30, 1914 in St. John's Wood, London, England as Betty Violet Marie Baskcomb. She was an actress, known for Armchair Theatre (1956), The Detective (1954) and It Always Rains on Sunday (1947). She was married to Antony R J Lehmann. She died on April 15, 2003 in West ...

16. Jean Lockhart

Actress | Coronation Street

Jean Lockhart was born on June 25, 1916 in Swansea, Wales as Jean Conway Ogston. She was an actress, known for Coronation Street (1960), Tom Grattan's War (1968) and Castle Haven (1969). She was married to Peter Schofield and William Richard Eastham. She died on June 14, 1987 in Peterborough, ...

17. John Atkinson

Actor | The Avengers

John Atkinson was born on October 7, 1921 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as John Carter Atkinson. He was an actor, known for The Avengers (1961), Barnaby Rudge (1960) and The Devil's Crown (1978). He died on May 12, 2007 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

18. Eric Longworth

Actor | The Big Spender

Eric Longworth was born on July 20, 1918 as Eric Groves Longworth. He was an actor, known for The Big Spender (1965), The Theban Plays by Sophocles (1986) and The First Lady (1968). He was married to Dorothy Hirst. He died on August 20, 2008 in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England.

19. Michael Burrell

Actor | Hess

Michael Burrell was born in 1936. He was an actor and writer, known for Hess (1986), Pink Floyd: The Wall (1982) and Red Dwarf (1988). He died on June 28, 2014 in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England.

20. Jack McNaughton

Actor | The Pickwick Papers

Jack McNaughton was born on December 22, 1905 in Mitcham, Surrey, England as Jack Augustus McNaughton. He was an actor, known for The Pickwick Papers (1952), Badger's Green (1949) and Cheer the Brave (1951). He was married to Kay Callard. He died on February 22, 1990 in Cambridgeshire, England.

21. George Steiner

Self | Human, All Too Human

George Steiner was born on April 23, 1929 in Paris, France as Francis George Steiner. He was married to Zara Alice Shakow. He died on February 3, 2020 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

22. Neal Arden

Actor | Life of St. Paul

Neal Arden was born on December 27, 1909 in Fulham, London, England as Arthur Neal Aiston. He was an actor, known for Life of St. Paul (1938), The Best House in London (1969) and Department S (1969). He was married to Julia Byfield and Dorothy Brown. He died on June 4, 2014 in Huntingdon, ...

23. Malcolm Williamson

Music Department | Watership Down

Malcolm Williamson was born on November 21, 1931 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Malcolm Benjamin Graham Christopher Williamson. He was a composer and writer, known for Watership Down (1978), The Matrix Reloaded (2003) and Nothing But the Night (1973). He was married to Dolores Daniel. He ...

24. Dennis Wilson

Music Department | Harry Worth

Dennis Wilson was born on February 16, 1920 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England as Dennis Miller Wilson. He is known for his work on Harry Worth (1966), Meet the Wife (1963) and As Good Cooks Go (1969). He died on July 15, 1989 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

25. Ludwig Wittgenstein

Writer | Wie aus der Ferne

Austrian-British philosopher.

26. William Ridoutt

Actor | More Than Robbery

William Ridoutt was born in 1928 in West Ham, London, England as William Edward Ridoutt. He was an actor, known for More Than Robbery (1958), Big Zapper (1973) and The Swordsman (1974). He died on June 26, 2014 in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England.

27. Christopher Hogwood

Soundtrack | Big Nothing

Christopher Hogwood was born on September 10, 1941 in Nottingham, England as Christopher Jarvis Haley Hogwood. He died on September 24, 2014 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

28. Frederick Wilson

Editor | Arabesque

His son Roger Wilson is a film editor.

29. A.E. Housman


English poet and scholar. He was the eldest of seven children born to Edward Housman, a solicitor, and Sarah Jane Housman (née Williams). Housman was brought up and educated in Worcestershire, winning a scholarship to Bromsgrove School in 1870. In 1877 he won another scholarship, to St. John's ...

30. Roberto Gerhard

Composer | The Count of Monte Cristo

Roberto Gerhard was born in Spain, the son of a German-Swiss father and a mother who hailed from Alsace. He studied with Arnold Schoenberg and the great cellist Pablo Casals was a close friend. Gerhard always considered himself first and foremost a Catalan; however, he was forced to flee Spain when...

31. Ernie Westo

Actor | The Misadventures of Mike Murphy

Ernie Westo was born on November 30, 1886 in Brixton, London, England as Ernest Thackeray. He was an actor, known for The Misadventures of Mike Murphy (1913), Mike Murphy, Mountaineer (1914) and Mike's Gold Mine (1915). He died in 1962 in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England.

32. Albert Welch

Actor | The Meaning of Life

Albert Welch was born on May 4, 1914 in Strood, Kent, England as Albert Edward Welch. He was an actor, known for The Meaning of Life (1983), Charters & Caldicott (1985) and The Crimson Permanent Assurance (1983). He was married to Michaela Welch. He died in May 1997 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire...

33. Edmund Hockridge

Music Department | Bang! You're Dead

Edmund Hockridge was born on August 9, 1919 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada as Edmund James Arthur Hockridge. He is known for his work on Game of Danger (1954), King's Rhapsody (1955) and Variety Makers (1948). He was married to Jackie Jefferson and Eileen Elliott. He died on March 15, 2009 ...

34. Kenneth Ware

Actor | David Copperfield

Kenneth Ware was born on February 17, 1892 in Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland as Alexander Bishop Aitken. He was an actor, known for David Copperfield (1913) and Two Bachelor Girls (1912). He died in 1969 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

35. Barbara Nixon

Writer | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre

Barbara Nixon was born on February 16, 1907 in Churchdown, Gloucestershire, England as Barbara Marion Nixon. She was an actress and writer, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), O Mistress Mine (1939) and Fortunato (1947). She died on June 5, 1983 in Fulbourn, Cambridgeshire, England.

36. Alan Rawsthorne

Composer | Floods of Fear

Pianist and cellist, as well as composer/conductor of 1940's and 50's British films, a graduate of the Royal College of Music, Manchester. In addition to his 1939 Symphonic Studies, he also wrote a viola sonata (1937), two piano concertos (1939, 1951), an oboe concerto (1947), two violin concertos ...

37. B.C. Sewell

Sound Department | Portrait from Life

Invented the Optical Scanning Apparatus for Avoiding Ambiguity in a Quantised Signal for Rank.

38. Thomas Gray

Writer | The Restless Spirit

Although his collected works published during his lifetime amount to less than 1,000 lines, he was offered the post of Poet Laureate in 1757; he refused.

39. Robert Clark

Production Manager | The Moonraker

Formerly a lawyer.

40. Gitta Sereny

Self | Channel 4 News

Gitta Sereny was born on March 13, 1921 in Vienna, Austria. She is known for her work on History (2000), Channel 4 News (1982) and Reputations (1994). She was married to Don Honeyman. She died on June 14, 2012 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

41. Anne McLaren

Actress | Things to Come

Anne McLaren was born on April 26, 1927 in London, England as Anne Laura Dorinthea McLaren. She was an actress, known for Things to Come (1936). She died on July 7, 2007 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

42. George Stevens

Camera Department | Dear Octopus

44. Pete Sayers

Actor | The American Way

Pete Sayers was born on November 6, 1942 in Bath, Somerset, England. He was an actor, known for The American Way (1986), Country Hoedown (1974) and Pete Sayers Entertains (1981). He died on February 11, 2005 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

45. David Gill

Producer | American Masters

Son of a missionary doctor.

46. Christopher Rowan Robinson

Actor | The Fame of Grace Darling

Christopher Rowan Robinson was born in 1915 in Woolwich, London, England as John Christopher Rowan-Robinson. He was an actor, known for The Fame of Grace Darling (1939), Behind the Schemes (1939) and Money for Jam (1939). He died on June 17, 2011 in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England.

48. Jane Kenrick

Self | Ways of Seeing

Jane Kenrick was born on November 20, 1944 in Camberwell, London, England as Jane Elizabeth Kenrick. She died on August 11, 1988 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

49. Donald Lynden-Bell

Self | Horizon

Donald Lynden-Bell was born on April 5, 1935 in Dover, Kent, England. He was married to Ruth Truscott. He died on February 6, 2018 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

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