Death Place Matching "Laguna, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Ruth Roman
Actress | Strangers on a Train
Ruth Roman was born in Lynn, Massachusetts, the youngest of three daughters of Lithuanian-Jewish parents, Mary Pauline (Gold) and Abraham Roman. Her father, a carnival barker, died when she was a small child, forcing her mother to support the family by working as a waitress and cleaning woman. Ruth...
2. William Boyd
Actor | Call of the Prairie
The son of a day laborer, William Boyd moved with his family to Tulsa, Oklahoma, when he was seven. His parents died while he was in his early teens, forcing him to quit school and take such jobs as a grocery clerk, surveyor and oil field worker. He went to Hollywood in 1919, already gray-haired. ...
3. Leon Ames
Actor | Peggy Sue Got Married
Leon Ames was born Harry Wycoff in Portland, Indiana, to Cora Alice (DeMoss) and Charles Elmer Wycoff. He had always wanted to be an actor and he did it the hard way, serving a long apprenticeship in touring amateur theatre companies, even selling shoes for a while on 42nd Street in the 1920's. It ...
4. Bobs Watson
Actor | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Born in Los Angeles almost a year after the start of Great Depression. Bob (whose nickname 'Bobs' was given to him by his father, and for legal and professional reasons he adopted professionally) is from a family of 9 siblings; 6 boys and 3 girls. He made his first on-screen appearance as a (...
5. John Clarke
Actor | Days of Our Lives
John Clarke was born on April 14, 1931 in South Bend, Indiana, USA as John Shelton Clarke. He was an actor, known for Days of Our Lives (1965), Death Valley Days (1952) and The Satan Bug (1965). He was married to Patricia Clarke. He died on October 16, 2019 in Laguna Beach, California, USA.
Actress | The Falcon Strikes Back
Harriet Nelson will always have a secure place alongside Barbara Billingsley and Jane Wyatt in the "TV's Golden Age Mom Hall of Fame." For fourteen years, she, husband Ozzie Nelson, and their two boys, David Nelson and Ricky Nelson, were the quintessential role models of the '50s ideal nuclear ...
7. Lee Patrick
Actress | The Maltese Falcon
Lee Patrick could play a tough, scrapping, hard-bitten dame as she did in the gritty women's prison drama Caged (1950), or the meek and twittery socialite wife as exemplified as Doris Upson in the freewheeling farce Auntie Mame (1958). The versatile character actress had plenty of places to go in ...
8. Don Beddoe
Actor | The Night of the Hunter
American character actor. Raised in New York City and Cincinnati, Ohio, Beddoe was the son of a professor at the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music who happened also to be the world-famous Welsh tenor, Dan Beddoe. Although Don Beddoe intended a career in journalism, he took an interest in theatre and...
10. Eric Linden
Actor | Gone with the Wind
Fair-haired, youthfully handsome Swedish-American actor Eric Linden, who enjoyed pre-Code, Depression-era Hollywood stardom in boyish leads, was discovered for films by director Wesley Ruggles when Ruggles cast the New York-based actor in a lead role in the film Are These Our Children (1931).
11. Forrester Harvey
Actor | The Invisible Man
For over 30 years he was a fixture in Hollywood films that were set in England, Ireland or Scotland, His first film appearance was as Jock Gordon in The Lilac Sunbonnet (1922) which told the story of a supposedly innocent young girl who is anything but as an ingenue. Harvey played a man smitten ...
12. Russ Conway
Actor | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Russ Conway was born on April 25, 1913 in Brandon, Manitoba, Canada as Russell Clarence Zink. He was an actor, known for What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962), Our Man Flint (1966) and The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Applegate Treasure (1956). He was married to Muriel Morrison. He died on ...
13. Barbara Read
Actress | Make Way for Tomorrow
Barbara Read was born on December 29, 1917 in Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada. She was an actress, known for Make Way for Tomorrow (1937), Three Smart Girls (1936) and The Spellbinder (1939). She was married to William Talman, Bill Josephy and William Paul III. She died on December 11, 1963 in Laguna ...
14. Florida Friebus
Actress | The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis
Florida Friebus was born on October 10, 1909 in Auburndale, Massachusetts, USA. She was an actress, known for The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (1959), The Bob Newhart Show (1972) and The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1970). She was married to Richard Waring. She died on May 27, 1988 in Laguna Niguel, ...
15. Chick Chandler
Actor | It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World
Chick Chandler was born on January 18, 1905 in Kingston, New York, USA as Fehmer Christy Chandler. He was an actor, known for It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963), Seven Doors to Death (1944) and Three of a Kind (1936). He was married to Eugenia Frontia. He died on September 30, 1988 in Laguna Beach...
16. Marta Mitrovich
Actress | Prisoners in Petticoats
Marta Mitrovich was born on September 27, 1909 in Yugoslavia as Marta Ivanka Mitrovich. She was an actress, known for Prisoners in Petticoats (1950), The Unfaithful (1947) and When Strangers Marry (1944). She died on March 25, 2002 in Laguna Beach, California, USA.
17. Leoda Richards
Actress | Quincy M.E.
Prolific (and ubiquitous) bit player Leoda Richards was born Leoda Carole Knapp, March 15, 1907 in Columbus, Ohio. The daughter of Carl and Celia Knapp, Richards trained as a dancer. Moreover, Leoda was in the original company of 3 Broadway musicals: "A Connecticut Yankee," "Strike Me Pink," and "...
18. Joyce Mathews
Actress | Mister Universe
Joyce Mathews was born on December 5, 1919 in New York City, New York, USA as Joyce Rose Mathews. She was an actress, known for Mister Universe (1951), Sudden Money (1939) and Night Work (1939). She was married to Don Beddoe, Ivor Studebaker Schmidt, Billy Rose, Milton Berle and Juan Vincent Gomez....
19. Jack Raine
Actor | The Middle Watch
Jack Raine was born on May 18, 1897 in Willesden, London, England as Thomas Foster Raine. He was an actor, known for The Middle Watch (1930), Julius Caesar (1953) and The Green Finger (1946). He was married to Theodora Moreau Wilson, Sonia Somers and Binnie Hale. He died on May 30, 1979 in South ...
20. Marjorie Stapp
Actress | The Adventures of Sir Galahad
Marjorie Stapp was born on September 17, 1921 in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA. She was an actress, known for The Adventures of Sir Galahad (1949), The Blazing Trail (1949) and Kronos (1957). She was married to Robert Alan Browne. She died on June 2, 2014 in Laguna Woods, California, USA.
21. 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 ...
22. Harvey Stephens
Actor | Baby Face Harrington
At age 30, actor Harvey Stephens had a sophisticated charm and staid, long-jawed handsomeness that seemed ideal for the big screen, particularly in elegant or period settings. A veteran of a handful of Broadway shows by the time he made his sudden move to film, he was handed on a silver platter a ...
23. Marion Burns
Actress | The Dawn Rider
Marion Burns was born on August 9, 1907 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Marion Eloise Burns. She was an actress, known for The Dawn Rider (1935), The Devil Tiger (1934) and Sensation Hunters (1933). She was married to Kane Richmond and Bruce Macfarlane. She died on December 22, 1993 in Laguna ...
Writer | Der Dämon des Himalaya
Harald Dyrenforth started his career as an actor in the late thirties in the Swiss theatre and radio, came to America in 1938, appeared in a number of Broadway plays and New York radio shows, served a hitch in the U.S. Army Ski Troops and another one as a foreign language broadcaster for the Office...
25. Wynne Gibson
Actress | The Crosby Case
Wynne Gibson was born on July 3, 1898 in New York City, New York, USA as Winifred Elaine Gibson. She was an actress, known for The Crosby Case (1934), Night After Night (1932) and Double Cross (1941). She was married to John Gallaudet. She died on May 15, 1987 in Laguna Niguel, California, USA.
Actress | Trails of Danger
Virginia Brown Faire was born on June 26, 1904 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Virginia Cecelia Labuna. She was an actress, known for Trails of Danger (1930), Breed of the West (1930) and Monte Cristo (1922). She was married to William Bayer, Duke Worne, Jack Dougherty and Dick Durham....
27. Robert Doyle
Actor | Lancer
Robert Doyle was born on September 22, 1938 in Columbian Grove, Virginia, USA. He was an actor, known for Lancer (1968), The Outer Limits (1963) and What's a Nice Girl Like You...? (1971). He was married to Pamela Dunlap. He died on November 16, 2000 in Laguna Hills, California, USA.
28. Shary Marshall
Actress | Ben Casey
Shary Marshall was born Sharlayne Adell Williamson in Monmouth Oregon. She moved to Hollywood after winning a beauty contest, and made two TV appearances in 1958 as 'Shary Layne', before appearing uncredited in Gidget (1959).
Shary had over 40 television roles between 1958 and 1967. From 1958 - 1961...
Carole Ann Campbell was born on March 27, 1944 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA. She was an actress, known for The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Applegate Treasure (1956), I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955) and The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Ghost Farm (1957). She was married to Gerald W. Murphy. She ...
30. George Beranger
Director | A Manhattan Knight
George Beranger was born on March 27, 1893 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as George André de Beranger. He was an actor and director, known for A Manhattan Knight (1920), The Bat (1926) and Burn 'Em Up Barnes (1921). He died on March 8, 1973 in Laguna Beach, California, USA.
33. Frank Mayo
Actor | Souls for Sale
Frank Mayo was born on June 28, 1886 in New York City, New York, USA as Frank Lorimer Mayo. He was an actor and director, known for Souls for Sale (1923), Wild Oranges (1924) and Then Came the Woman (1926). He was married to Dagmar Godowsky and Joyce Eleanor. He died on July 9, 1963 in Laguna Beach...
34. Marilyn King
Soundtrack | The Hideous Sun Demon
Marilyn King was born on May 11, 1931 in Glendale, California, USA as Marilyn Adine Driggs. She was an actress, known for The Hideous Sun Demon (1958), The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (1977) and M*A*S*H (1972). She was married to James Dalton Smith, Kent Larsen and Howard Maurice Lloyd. She ...
37. Loyal Griggs
Cinematographer | Shane
Loyal Griggs entered the film industry in the mid-1920s, directly out of high school, as an assistant in the special effects department of Paramount. He was a cameraman for nearly 30 years before graduating to director of photography, and he proved his worth by winning an Academy Award for ...
39. Harvey Bullock
Writer | The Andy Griffith Show
Harvey Bullock was born on June 4, 1921 in Oxford, North Carolina, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for The Andy Griffith Show (1960), Monster Squad (1976) and The Love Boat (1977). He died on April 23, 2006 in Laguna Beach, California, USA.
41. Daniel L. Fapp
Cinematographer | West Side Story
American cinematographer who spent the bulk of his career at Paramount (1923-1959). After two years apprenticed in the studio lab, Fapp first worked the movie camera as an assistant in 1925. By 1941, he had graduated to full director of photography at the behest of cinematographer, turned director, ...
43. Ena Gregory
Actress | Grinning Guns
Ena Gregory was born on April 18, 1906 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She was an actress, known for Grinning Guns (1927), In the Palace of the King (1923) and The Calgary Stampede (1925). She was married to Abe Steinberg, Dr. Frank G. Nolan and Albert S. Rogell. She died on June 13, 1993 in...
45. Margaret Early
Actress | Stage Door
An Alabama native she made a name for herself playing good girl roles in the 1940s. The middle of six children she was born in Birmingham, Alabama on Christmas Day 1919 to William and Gladys Early, both of whom had originally come from Montgomery. She was raised on the family chicken farm rooted in...
46. Alyce Ardell
Actress | Magnificent Obsession
Alyce Ardell was born on November 14, 1902 in Paris, France as Marie Alice Pradel. She was an actress, known for Magnificent Obsession (1935), Remember Last Night? (1935) and A Notorious Gentleman (1935). She died on March 3, 1996 in Laguna Hills, California, USA.
47. George Pelling
Actor | One Hundred and One Dalmatians
George Pelling was born on October 25, 1914 in Salisbury, South Rhodesia. He was an actor, known for One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961), The Outer Limits (1963) and Bedelia (1946). He died on December 2, 2008 in Laguna Woods, California, USA.
48. Beverly Roberts
Actress | Buried Alive
Spotted singing in a New York City nightclub by a Warner Brothers talent scout, Beverly Roberts' first role was in The Singing Kid (1936) with Al Jolson. A young Humphrey Bogart was her co-star in Two Against the World (1936). China Clipper (1936), a foreshadowing of the founding of Pan American ...
Director | Virginia
Born in Virginia and educated in Europe, Edward H. Griffith started out as a newspaper reporter, then switched to magazine writing. He took to the Broadway stage, and entered films as an actor/writer for the Edison Co. in 1915. He soon began directing two-reelers, graduating to features in 1917. ...
50. Helene Millard
Actress | The Thirteenth Chair
Her parents were Royal C. Millard (April 4, 1877 - March 13, 1927) and Iva E. Sargent (February 26, 1880 - December 18, 1950). After several years in leading roles for various stock companies, principally the Henry Duffy Players, Helene finally was noticed and made her first of thirty-nine movie ...