Death Place Matching "Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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1. Jean Marais

Actor | La belle et la bête

Jean Marais was a popular French cinema actor and director who played over 100 roles in film and on television, and was also known for his many talents as a writer, painter and sculptor.

He was born Jean Alfred Villain-Marais on December 11, 1913, in Cherbourg, France. His father practiced ...

2. Steve Ihnat

Writer | The Honkers

Steve Ihnat was born on August 7, 1934 in Jastrabie, Czechoslovakia as Stefan Ihnat. He was an actor and writer, known for The Honkers (1972), Do Not Throw Cushions Into the Ring (1970) and Countdown (1967). He was married to Sally Carter-Ihnat. He died on May 12, 1972 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, ...

3. Terence Young

Director | Dr. No

Born in Shanghai and Cambridge-educated, Terence Young began in the industry as a scriptwriter. In the 1940s he worked on a variety of subjects, including the hugely popular wartime romance Suicide Squadron (1941), set to Richard Addinsell's rousing "Warsaw Concerto". His original story was devised...

4. John Alcott

Cinematographer | Barry Lyndon

John Alcott, the Oscar-winning cinematographer best known for his collaboration with director Stanley Kubrick, was born in 1931, in Isleworth, England, the son of movie executive Arthur Alcott, who would become the production controller at Gainsborough Studios during the 1940s.

Alcott began his film...

5. Charles Vanel

Actor | Le salaire de la peur

Charles Vanel was born on August 21, 1892 in Rennes, Ille-et-Vilaine, France as Charles-Marie Vanel. He was an actor and director, known for The Wages of Fear (1953), Diabolique (1955) and To Catch a Thief (1955). He was married to Arlette Mauricette Bailly. He died on April 15, 1989 in Cannes, ...

6. John Sutton

Actor | The Three Musketeers

Of British parentage, John Sutton was born in Rawalpindi, India (now part of Pakistan), on October 22, 1908. After graduating from Wellington College, he spent a decade or so working in various British colonies, including several in Africa, as a hunter, rancher and tea plantation manager. An avid ...

7. Maj-Britt Nilsson

Actress | Sommarlek

Rare indeed to spot a dark-haired Swede on film but the delicately beautiful Maj-Britt Nilsson was certainly one of them, along with Harriet Andersson, who went on to captivate film audiences in the bleak films of Ingmar Bergman.

Born in Stockholm on December 11, 1924, the lovely Nilsson was ...

8. Jacques Marin

Actor | Charade

Short, stocky Jacques Marin was a wonderfully droll character actor, who tended to pop up in international films of the 60's and 70's, whenever a typically French-looking gendarme, police inspector, concierge or shopkeeper was needed. His trademark was a toothbrush moustache and a deadpan ...

9. Ulla Strömstedt

Actress | Catalina Caper

Ulla Strömstedt was born on November 27, 1939 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. She was an actress, known for Catalina Caper (1967), I Spy (1965) and The Yellow Car (1963). She was married to Gilbert Cole. She died on June 13, 1986 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

10. Dominique Darel

Actress | La cosa buffa

Dominique Darel was born in 1950. She was an actress, known for La cosa buffa (1972), Death in Venice (1971) and Difficile morire (1977). She died on June 4, 1978 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

11. Jacques Doniol-Valcroze

Director | La dénonciation

Jacques Doniol-Valcroze was a French critic, actor, and director. He was born March 15, 1920 in Paris, France. Doniol-Valcroze is known for having co-founded the film magazine "Cahiers du Cinéma" in 1951 along with partners André Bazin and Joseph-Marie Lo Duca. The magazine was first edited by ...

12. Georges Rivière

Actor | The Longest Day

Georges Rivière was born on July 1, 1924 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France. He was an actor, known for The Longest Day (1962), Mistress of the World (1960) and Mandrin (1962). He was married to Lucile Saint-Simon. He died on April 25, 2011 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

13. André Luguet

Actor | Le bluffeur

André Luguet was born on May 15, 1892 in Fontenay-sous-Bois, Val-de-Marne, France as André Maurice Jean Allioux-Luguet. He was an actor and writer, known for Le bluffeur (1932), Arlette et l'amour (1943) and Signé illisible (1942). He died on May 24, 1979 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

14. Georges Descrières

Actor | Le bourgeois gentilhomme

Georges Descrières was born on April 15, 1930 in Bordeaux, Gironde, France as Georges Bergé. He was an actor, known for Would-Be Gentleman (1958), The Three Musketeers: Part I - The Queen's Diamonds (1961) and Ce diable d'homme (1978). He was married to Geneviève Brunet. He died on October 19, 2013...

15. Georges Lacombe

Director | Derrière la façade

Geoges Lacombe (b.1902) ,chiefly when he collaborated with Clouzot or Pierre Very ,gave estimable works.Too much of his filmography is simply forgettable ,but some works ,notably "Le Pays Sans Etoiles " and "Le Dernier Des Six" can be considered classics. He began with a short,"La zone"( 1928) ...

16. Raymond Leboursier

Writer | La vie est un jeu

Raymond Leboursier was born on May 12, 1917 in Paris, France. He was an editor and writer, known for Life Is a Game (1951), Le furet (1950) and Menace de mort (1950). He died on July 26, 1987 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

17. Yvette Lebon

Actress | Il boia di Lilla - La vita avventurosa di Milady

Yvette Lebon was born on August 14, 1910 in Paris, France as Simone Lebon. She was an actress, known for Milady and the Musketeers (1952), Michel Strogoff (1936) and Paméla (1945). She was married to Nat Wachsberger and Roger Duchesne. She died on July 28, 2014 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, ...

19. Sidney Buchman

Writer | Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

The son of a Russian émigré clothing merchant, Sidney Buchman was born in Duluth, Minnesota, on March 27 1902. He initially attended the University of Minnesota. After his family moved to New York, he continued his studies at Columbia University, graduating in 1923. The following year, he travelled...

20. Klaus Mann

Writer | Paisà

Klaus Mann was born on November 18, 1906 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He was a writer, known for Paisan (1946), Mephisto (1981) and Flight North (1986). He died on May 22, 1949 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

21. Clément Bairam

Actor | Histoire de chanter

Clément Bairam was born on July 6, 1909 in Paris, France. He was an actor, known for Histoire de chanter (1947), Les compagnons de Baal (1968) and Woman of Evil (1947). He died on September 29, 2001 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

22. André Roanne

Actor | Tagebuch einer Verlorenen

André Roanne was born on September 22, 1896 in Paris, France as André Rahou. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Diary of a Lost Girl (1929), Her People (1924) and La lettre (1931). He was married to Marie-Louise Iribe, Fernande Albany and Geneviève Callix. He died on September 6, ...

23. Prosper Mérimée

Writer | Carmen

Prosper Mérimée has published a book of his one-act plays with the nickname 'Clara Gazul, an actress' and his own portrait as a woman on its cover.

24. Édouard Delmont

Actor | Le quai des brumes

Édouard Delmont was born on December 5, 1883 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Edouard Marius Autran. He was an actor, known for Port of Shadows (1938), Marius (1931) and The Return of Don Camillo (1953). He was married to Béatrice Cauvin, Marie-Rose Nusilié and Marguerite Bourgot. He died ...

25. Serge Nadaud

Actor | Le dernier tournant

Serge Nadaud was born on May 14, 1906 in Bakhmut, Yekaterinoslav Governorate, Russian Empire. He is known for his work on Le dernier tournant (1939), Tintin and the Lake of Sharks (1972) and Maison de poupée (1954). He died on July 18, 1995 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

26. Marie Glory

Actress | Monte Cristo

Marie Glory was born on March 3, 1905 in Mortagne-au-Perche, Orne, France as Raymonde Louise Marcelle Toully. She was an actress, known for Monte Cristo (1929), ...And God Created Woman (1956) and An Ideal Woman (1934). She died on January 24, 2009 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

27. Jean Sablon

Soundtrack | Chocolat

An internationally known French singer Jean Sablon was a throwback to the days of music hall and vaudeville. Despite being openly gay he was a housewife's pin-up and especially famous for songs such as "Aimer je t'aime", "Sur le Pont d'Avignon" and "Les Arbres de Paris". He topped bills in London ...

29. Georgette Leblanc

Actress | L'inhumaine

Georgette Leblanc was born on February 8, 1875 in Rouen, Seine-Inférieure [now Seine-Maritime], France as Marie Blanche Georgette Leblanc,. She was an actress and writer, known for The Inhuman Woman (1924) and Macbeth (1915). She was married to Maurice Maeterlinck. She died on October 26, 1941 in ...

30. Harry Pilcer

Actor | The Razor's Edge

Harry Pilcer was born on April 29, 1885 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on The Razor's Edge (1946), Cinderella (1937) and Her Triumph (1915). He died on January 14, 1961 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

31. André Hugon

Director | Le chant de l'exilé

André Hugon was born on December 17, 1886 in Algiers, France. He was a director and writer, known for Le chant de l'exilé (1943), Moulin Rouge (1940) and Chignon d'or (1916). He died on August 22, 1960 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

32. Constant Rémy

Actor | Roger la Honte

Constant Rémy was born on May 20, 1882 in Paris, France. He was an actor and director, known for Roger la Honte (1933), Mysteries of Paris (1935) and Son autre amour (1934). He died on August 16, 1958 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

34. Anja Lopez

Actress | La honte de la famille

Anja Lopez was born on December 1, 1939 in Hamburg, Germany. She was an actress, known for La honte de la famille (1969) and Samedi soir (1971). She was married to Francis Lopez. She died on May 20, 1986 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

35. Rina Ketty

Soundtrack | Das Boot

Rina Ketty was born on March 1, 1911 in Sarzana, Liguria, Italy. She was married to Marcel Harman and Jean Vaissade. She died on December 23, 1996 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

36. Jacques Angelvin

Actor | Paris chante toujours!

Jacques Angelvin was born on August 5, 1914 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He was an actor, known for Paris Still Sings! (1951), Son dernier Noël (1952) and Le chanteur de Mexico (1956). He died on November 10, 1978 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

37. André Legrand

Writer | Le voyage de Monsieur Perrichon

Andre Legrand had a fifty year career as a French screenwriter and producer.He was born of Alsatian parents who had fled that part of France in 1871 after it was annexed by Prussia during wartime and had therefore been brought up to dislike the Germans.A book he wrote in the spring of 1940, Nazi ...

38. Jean Bachelet

Cinematographer | La règle du jeu

Jean Bachelet was born on October 8, 1894 in Dole, Jura, France. He was a cinematographer and actor, known for The Rules of the Game (1939), Whirlpool of Fate (1925) and Taras Bulba (1936). He died on February 26, 1977 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

39. Léo Ilial

Actor | Murder in Space

Léo Ilial was born on May 22, 1933 in Paris, France. He was an actor, known for Murder in Space (1985), Keeping Track (1986) and La caméra explore le temps (1957). He died on November 12, 1996 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

40. Lucienne Legrand

Actress | Simone

Lucienne Legrand was born on May 5, 1900 in Saint-Cloud, Hauts-de-Seine, France. She was an actress, known for Simone (1926), Le martyre de Sainte-Maxence (1928) and La chevauchée blanche (1924). She died on October 22, 1987 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

43. Gérard Gustin

Music Department | Et la femme créa l'amour

Gérard Gustin was born on February 10, 1930 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France as Gérard Maurice Gustin. He is known for his work on Et la femme créa l'amour (1966), In the Beginning (2009) and Le guépiot (1981). He was married to Nelly Gustin. He died on December 5, 1994 in Cannes, ...

45. Tony Lekain

Director | Figaro

Tony Lekain was born on November 5, 1888 in Paris, France. He was a director and production designer, known for Figaro (1929), No Trifling with Love (1924) and Fanatisme (1934). He died in 1966 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

47. Gabriel Chevallier

Writer | Clochemerle

Born in Lyon, where he spent most of his life. Educated there at many schools and at the "Ecole des beaux Arts". Served in French Army in WWI, awarded Croix de Guerre & Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur. Returning from war he had many jobs ranging from art-teacher to commercial traveller before ...

49. Emil Stern

Soundtrack | The Aviator

Emil Stern was born on April 28, 1913 in Paris, France. He died on January 13, 1997 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

50. Simon Feldman


Simon Feldman was born on July 15, 1890 in Odessa, Ukraine. He is known for his work on Fantômas (1932), Napoleon (1927) and Die heiratsfähige Puppe (1925). He died on November 6, 1992 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

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