Death Place Matching "Hong Kong, China" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Anita Mui

Actress | Yim ji kau

With a career that began in her early childhood, Anita Mui is the queen of Hong Kong's pop-music industry. After she won a singing contest in 1982, her life in the limelight began. In the early stages of her career her image was a little bit tomboy-ish and sexy (which was the reason she was called ...

2. Leslie Cheung

Actor | Ah fei zing zyun

Leslie Cheung was the youngest of 10 children. His father was tailor to the late William Holden. Leslie's parents divorced when he was young, and he claims this is one reason for his disinterest in marriage. Following graduation from secondary school, he studied at Leeds University in Great Britain...

3. Kien Shih

Actor | Enter the Dragon

Kien Shih was born on January 1, 1913 in Shígang Village, Panyu, Guangdong, China as Wing-Cheung Shek. He is known for his work on Enter the Dragon (1973), Huang Fei Hong yi qu Ding Cai Pao (1974) and The Whirlwind Knight (1969). He died on June 3, 2009 in Hong Kong, China.

4. Chia-Liang Liu

Actor | Jui kuen II

Chia-Liang Liu was born on August 1, 1936 in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. He is known for his work on The Legend of Drunken Master (1994), My Young Auntie (1981) and Legendary Weapons of China (1982). He was married to Jing-Jing Yung and Hsiu-Hsia Ho. He died on June 25, 2013 in Hong Kong, China.

5. Bill Tung

Actor | Ging chaat goo si

Originally Hong Kong's best known horseracing commentator. Two roles in mid-80s Hong Kong movies landed him many subsequent opportunities playing essentially the same two characters in many other films. #1 Uncle Bill (as in Jackie Chan's bumbling yet wisecracking police chief from Police Story) - ...

6. Cheh Chang

Director | Bao chou

Chang Cheh was the leading Martial Arts director in Hong Kong in the 1970s, now with close to 100 films to his name. His has influenced other directors such as John Woo and Liu Chiau Liang, and made famous such Hong Kong stars as Phillip Chung-Fung Kwok, Fu Sheng and Lung Ti. Chang has declared ...

7. Shun-Yin Leung

Actress | Bloodsport

Shun-Yin Leung was born on January 7, 1929 in Hong Kong as Liang Shuzhen. She was an actress, known for Bloodsport (1988), The Private Eyes (1976) and Gong zi jiao (1981). She was married to Liáng Shùnyàn. She died on August 13, 2019 in Hong Kong, China.

8. Run Run Shaw

Blade Runner

Run Run Shaw was born in Shanghai, China on October 4, 1907. He went into the filming industry with his brother, Runme Shaw, and established the Shaw Organization in 1926 and the Shaw Studios (formerly South Seas Film studio) in 1930. In 1967, Shaw established the famous Television Broadcasts ...

9. Hark-On Fung

Actor | Ging chaat goo si

Hark-On Fung was born on September 12, 1948 in Shaxi, Zhonghsan, Guangdong Province, China. He is known for his work on Police Story (1985), Kung Fu Hustle (2004) and Last Hurrah for Chivalry (1979). He died on March 2, 2016 in Kowloon, Hong Kong, China.

10. Yue Wong

Actor | Lan tou He

Yue Wong was born in 1955 in Hong Kong, China. He is known for his work on Dirty Ho (1976), The Proud Youth (1978) and Tian guan ci fu (1985). He died on May 17, 2008 in Hong Kong.

11. Raymond Chow

Producer | Meng long guo jiang

A native of Guangdong province with Hakka roots, Golden Harvest studio president Raymond Chow was born in Hong Kong and considered to be a role model for success as a product of the parochial Catholic education system from China's past. Having first attended the legendary St. Stephen's College ...

12. Siu-Tin Lai

Composer | Yim ji kau

Siu-Tin Lai was born in 1946 in Hong Kong, British Crown Colony as Lai Tin-Ying. He was an actor and composer, known for Rouge (1987), Police Story (1985) and Armour of God (1986). He was married to Susanna Kwan. He died on December 1, 2019 in Hong Kong, China.

13. Ailen Sit

Actor | Hung fan kui

Ailen Sit is known for his work on Rumble in the Bronx (1995), Push (2009) and Shaolin Soccer (2001). He died on July 17, 2011 in Hong Kong, China.

14. Ricky Hui

Actor | Geung see sin sang

Ricky Hui was born in Panyu, Guangdong, China on August 3, 1946. Ricky and his family moved to Hong Kong in 1950. His father played the violin and his mother loved Cantonese opera, therefore, Ricky and his siblings loved music and acting. Ultimately, Ricky and his brothers, Michael Hui and Samuel ...

15. Feng Tien

Actor | Tian xia di yi quan

Feng Tien was born on June 4, 1928 in Hunan Province, China as Tien Yu-Kun. He was an actor and director, known for Five Fingers of Death (1972), Bao lian deng (1965) and A Better Tomorrow (1986). He died on October 22, 2015 in Hong Kong, China.

16. Fui-On Shing

Actor | Dip huet seung hung

Fui-On Shing was born on February 1, 1955 in Hong Kong. He is known for his work on The Killer (1989), Tiger on Beat (1988) and A Better Tomorrow (1986). He died on August 27, 2009 in Hong Kong, China.

17. Li Hua Li

Actress | Yang Zi Jiang feng yun

She was born in Shanghai, China, to Beijing opera performing parents. Thanks to a long and popular movie career and youthful looks, she is nicknamed 'The Evergreen Tree' of Chinese cinema. She began acting in movies in 1940 and acted in over 120 movies before she retired in 1973. her breakthrough ...

18. Phillip Ko

Actor | Dian zi ge men zhan shi

Phillip Ko was born on June 18, 1949 in Hong Kong, British Crown Colony as Phillip Ko Fei. He was an actor and director, known for Dian zi ge men zhan shi (1998), Awara Paagal Deewana (2002) and Lethal Combat (1999). He was married to Madie and Yukari Ôshima. He died on March 30, 2017 in Hong Kong,...

19. Kau Lam

Actor | Zui quan

Kau Lam was born on January 1, 1923 in Guangdong, China. He is known for his work on Drunken Master (1978), Fang Shiyu rou bo Hong Xiguan (1952) and Huo yan shan (1962). He died on October 30, 2009 in Hong Kong, China.

20. Pik-Wan Tang

Actress | Guan gong yue xia shi diao chan

Pik-Wan Tang was born on January 1, 1926 in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. She is known for her work on Guan gong yue xia shi diao chan (1956), She Shoots Straight (1990) and Yue Fei chu shi (1962). She died on March 25, 1991 in Hong Kong, China.

21. James Wong

Composer | Sien lui yau wan

James Wong was born on February 16, 1940 in Canton, China. He was an actor, known for A Chinese Ghost Story (1987), Once Upon a Time in China (1991) and The Killer (1989). He died on November 24, 2004 in Hong Kong, China.

22. Li Ching

Actress | Ci Ma

Li Ching was born on October 29, 1945 in Shandong Province, China. She was an actress, known for Dynasty of Blood (1973), Heaven Sword and Dragon Sabre (1978) and Jue dai ying xiong (1980). She was married to Xie Hong. She died on December 9, 2017 in Hong Kong, China.

23. Meng Hua Ho

Director | Xia shi hang

Meng Hua Ho was born in 1923 in Shanghai, China. He was a director and writer, known for The Long Chase (1971), The Jade Raksha (1968) and Vengeance Is a Golden Blade (1969). He died on May 19, 2009 in Hong Kong, China.

24. Lydia Shum

Actress | Lo foo chut gang

With her signature wing-tip frame coke bottle glasses and imposing coif, 'Zaftig' TV-movie comedienne and celebrity personality Lydia Shum also known as 'Ah-Fay' to her fans stands out as one of the most recognizable and endearing entertainment icons in Hong Kong society whose celebrity ubiquity ...

25. Regina Kent

Actress | Qi ji

Regina Kent was born on September 4, 1967 in Hong Kong, China as Gan Wai-jun. She was an actress, known for Mr. Canton and Lady Rose (1989), A Better Tomorrow II (1987) and Legacy of Rage (1986). She died on August 16, 1999 in Hong Kong.

26. Hung Lieh Chen

Actor | Da zui xia

Hung Lieh Chen was born on June 7, 1943 in Shanghai, China. He was an actor and director, known for Come Drink with Me (1966), Wo ban cai yun fei (1978) and Two Graves to Kung Fu (1974). He was married to Yin-Tze Pan. He died on November 24, 2009 in Hong Kong, China.

27. Kit Ying Lam

Actress | Sai yau gei: Yut gwong bou haap

Kit Ying Lam was born on April 27, 1963 in Hong Kong, British Crown Colony. She was an actress, known for A Chinese Odyssey: Part One - Pandora's Box (1995), A Chinese Odyssey: Part Two - Cinderella (1995) and The Bride with White Hair (1993). She died on November 3, 2018 in Hong Kong, China.

28. Louis Cha

Writer | Wong lao hu qiang qin

Louis Cha was born on February 6, 1924 in Haining, Zhejiang Province, China. He was a writer and director, known for Wong lao hu qiang qin (1960), You nu huai chun (1958) and The Knight of the Dazzling Scimitar (1981). He was married to Lin Leyi, Zhu Mei and Du Zhifen. He died on October 30, 2018 ...

29. Shia Jung

Actress | Port of Hate

Shia Jung was born on March 10, 1916 in Lantau, Hong Kong, China. She was an actress, known for Port of Hate (1939), Charlie Chan at the Circus (1936) and Qiduo Xian Meigui (1938). She died on March 26, 2003 in Victoria, Hong Kong.

30. Yin Szema

Actress | Yao mo dao

Yin Szema was born on March 15, 1963 in Hong Kong, British Crown Colony. She was an actress, known for Devil's Vendetta (1991), Peking Opera Blues (1986) and Kuang feng mi ming (1993). She died on January 10, 2015 in Hong Kong, China.

31. Kelly Lai Chen

Actor | Faa yeung nin wa

Kelly Lai Chen lost his father when the Japanese invaded Shanghai. Kelly was about four years old at the time. His mother took him and her other children to live with her parents. A few years later Kelly's mother died too. Kelly's grandfather was a well known person in Shanghai, he ran several ...

32. Ping Ha

Actress | Lie huo zhan che

Ping Ha was born on October 6, 1937 in Hong Kong, China. She was an actress, known for Full Throttle (1995), The Accidental Spy (2001) and Flash Point (2007). She was married to Wan Chueng and Yat Fan Kong. She died on August 5, 2019 in Hong Kong.

33. Chi-Wing Lau

Actor | Ging chaat goo si

Chi-Wing Lau was born on November 9, 1951 in Guangxi, China. He is known for his work on Police Story (1985), Pretty Woman (1991) and China Dolls (1992). He died on May 15, 2008 in Hong Kong SAR, China.

34. Yin Fang

Actress | Fei tian nu lang

A beautiful young ingénue with roots from Guizhou province, Fang Yin graduated from the Southern Drama Group in the early 60s with the talented class that included Lee Ching, Lily Ho, Chin Ping, Cheng Pei Pei and Margaret Hsing Hui, an elite group that was groomed by Shaw Brothers in the old ...

35. Mona Fong

Producer | Shi wan huo ji

In 1981, Mona Fong was voted to the Board of directors of Shaw Brothers (HK) Ltd. After the closure of the movie studio in 1985, Mona Fong later rose to the position of chairwoman of TVB, Hong Kong's titan television network as well as chief executive for Shaw's remaining motion picture subsidiary ...

36. Shan Kwan

Actor | Ging chaat goo si juk jaap

Shan Kwan was born on April 20, 1933 in Shenyang, Liaoning, China. He was an actor and director, known for Police Story 2 (1988), The True Story of Ah Q (1958) and Bu su zhi ke (1973). He was married to Bingxi Zhang. He died on October 1, 2012 in Hong Kong, China.

37. Kai-Ming Lai

Director | Che gau dong on: Mut yat fung bau

Ivan Lai was born in 1955 as Kai-Ming Lai. He was a director, writer and producer, best known for his work in the Category III film field in the 90s Hong Kong, such as Daughter of Darkness (1993), Daughter of Darkness 2 (1994), The Imp (1996), The Peeping Tom (1997), Ancient Chinese Whorehouse (...

38. Lap Ban Chan

Actress | Xue er

Lap Ban Chan was born in 1911. She was an actress, known for Xue er (1984), Si yiu (1981) and Bi gui zhuo (1986). She died in 1990 in Hong Kong, China.

39. Tina Ti

Actress | Tai tai wan sui

Tina Ti was born in 1945 in Xinhui, Guangdong, China as Kwok-hing Leung. She was an actress, known for Tai tai wan sui (1967), The Fragrant Sword (1969) and Bo si mao (1968). She died on March 31, 2010 in Hong Kong, China.

40. Cecile Arnold

Actress | Their Week Moments

Comedienne Cecile Arnold was born in Kentucky, USA in 1891 and made her debut in films at the age of 22, when she joined the Keystone studio. Although her work there mostly consisted of playing supporting roles, she did receive more prominent screen time on occasion, notably as a pretty blonde in ...

41. Chia-Hsiang Wu

Director | Ren zhi cu

Chia-Hsiang Wu was born on August 3, 1919 in Anhui, China. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Father and Son (1963), Divorce, Hong Kong Style (1968) and Qian mian da dao (1968). He died on March 20, 1993 in Hong Kong, China.

42. Yi-chang Liu

Writer | Si lian

Yi-chang Liu was born on December 7, 1918 in Shanghai, Republic of China as Tong-Yi Liu. He was a writer, known for Si lian (1960), The Drunkard (2010) and 1918 (2015). He was married to Lo Pai-wun. He died on June 8, 2018 in Hong Kong, China.

43. Chi Keung Wan

Actor | Mou gaan dou

Chi Keung Wan was born on May 1, 1956. He was an actor, known for Infernal Affairs (2002), Infernal Affairs III (2003) and Infernal Affairs II (2003). He died on February 16, 2010 in Hong Kong, China.

44. Hon Kong

Actor | Tai shan tu long

Hon Kong was born on September 10, 1939 in Shenyang, Liaoning, China as Wing-Ming Keung. He was an actor and director, known for Tai shan tu long (1980), Dang kou qun ying (1978) and Hai yan (1970). He was married to Siu-Yin Wong. He died on December 7, 2017 in Hong Kong, China.

45. Paul Bo-Law Chung

Actor | Feng liu zhong

Paul Bo-Law Chung was born in 1959 in Hong Kong, China. He was an actor, known for Feng liu zhong (1984), Chong ji 21 (1982) and Job Hunter (1981). He died in 1989 in Hong Kong.

46. Kwok-Hung Chan

Camera Department | Hung fan kui

47. Kim Chun

Director | He ri jun zai lai

Kim Chun was born in 1926 in Xinhui, Guangdong, China. He was a director and writer, known for He ri jun zai lai (1966), Da ma xi tuan (1964) and En yuan qing tian (1963). He was married to Jeanette Lin Tsui. He died on June 15, 1969 in Hong Kong, China.

48. Mang-Ha Cheng

Actress | Yi fan feng shun

Mang-Ha Cheng was born in 1920 in China. She is known for her work on Yi fan feng shun (1951), Heart of Dragon (1985) and City on Fire (1987). She was married to Disheng Tang. She died on November 20, 2000 in Hong Kong, China.

49. Meng Xia

Producer | Zi gu ying xiong chu shao nian

Xia Meng (a.k.a Hsia Moon or Miranda Yang), born Yang Meng in 1933 in Shanghai, China, is a prominent Hong Kong actress and film producer. She was a key figure of Hong Kong's left-wing Mandarin movie scene.

In 1947, Miranda Yang Meng moved with her family to Hong Kong, where she attended Maryknoll ...

50. Gwa-Pau Sai

Make Up Department | Feng liu tian zi

Gwa-Pau Sai was born on October 7, 1918 in Guangdong, China. He is known for his work on Feng liu tian zi (1953), The Story of a Discharged Prisoner (1967) and The Dragon and the Bat (1964). He died on March 12, 2001 in Hong Kong, China.


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