Death Place Matching "Las Vegas, Nevada, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Tupac Shakur

Soundtrack | Poetic Justice

Born in New York City, Tupac grew up primarily in Harlem. In 1984, his family moved to Baltimore, Maryland where he became good friends with Jada Pinkett Smith. His family moved again in 1988 to Oakland, California. His first breakthrough in music came in 1991 as a member of the group Digital ...

2. Pat Morita

Actor | The Karate Kid

Abundantly busy and much loved Asian-American actor who became an on-screen hero to millions of adults and kids alike as the wise and wonderful Mr. Miyagi in The Karate Kid (1984), the sparkling Noriyuki Morita was back again dishing out Eastern philosophy and martial arts lessons for The Karate ...

3. Jerry Lewis

Actor | The Nutty Professor

Jerry Lewis (born March 16, 1926) was an American comedian, actor, singer, film producer, screenwriter and film director. He is known for his slapstick humor in film, television, stage and radio. He was originally paired up with Dean Martin in 1946, forming the famed comedy team of Martin and Lewis...

4. Judi Meredith

Actress | Jack the Giant Killer

Judi Meredith was born on October 13, 1936 in Portland, Oregon, USA as Judith Clare Boutin. She was an actress, known for Jack the Giant Killer (1962), The Raiders (1963) and Summer Love (1957). She was married to Gary Nelson. She died on April 30, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

5. Denny Miller

Actor | The Party

Denny Miller was born in Bloomington, Indiana, where his father, Ben Miller, was a physical education instructor at Indiana University. He and his brother, Kent, began playing basketball almost from the day they were born. The Miller family left Bloomington when Denny was in the fourth grade. He ...

6. Greg Morris

Actor | Mission: Impossible

Born in Cleveland, Morris came to Hollywood in the early 1960s. His acting experience at that time consisted of a few minor roles on the Seattle stage. He found work appearing on Television series such as The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961) and The Twilight Zone (1959) before being cast in Mission: ...

7. Mari Aldon

Actress | Distant Drums

A former ballet dancer, graceful Mari Aldon married Hollywood director Tay Garnett, who encouraged her to become an actress. She did, but did not leave a deep imprint on film history, with one exception, the role of Judy Beckett, a prisoner of the Seminoles and Gary Cooper's charming romantic ...

8. Justin Pierce

Actor | Kids

Born in London, England to a Welsh mother and an Australian father, Justin Charles Pierce was raised in the Marble Hill section of Manhattan, New York City. He attended P.S. 7 in the Bronx for Elementary School and J.H.S. 141 in the Riverdale section of the Bronx for Junior High School. Pierce's ...

9. Gloria DeHaven

Actress | Two Girls and a Sailor

Gloria Mildred DeHaven was born on July 23, 1925 in Los Angeles, California, to vaudeville headliners Carter and Flora DeHaven. Her parents made sure their daughter would be educated at the very best private schools. They also indulged her ambition to be in show business by packing her off to the ...

10. Charles Herbert

Actor | 13 Ghosts

Charles Herbert was a mildly popular 1950s child actor with a trademark sulky puss and thick, furrowed eyebrows, who was known for playing inquisitive kids besieged by alien beings, including a robot, as well as by a human fly and several house-haunting ghosts. He racked up over 20 films, 50 TV ...

11. Angelique Pettyjohn

Actress | Repo Man

Born Dorothy Lee Perrins in Los Angeles, California on March 11, 1943, Angelique Pettyjohn began modeling at a very young age. She also took advantage of her living in the locus of "American Dreams" by studying acting. Pettyjohn made her movie debut at age 21, under the name "Angelique", in the ...

12. Jerry Doyle

Actor | Babylon 5

Jerry Doyle was born on July 16, 1956 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Babylon 5 (1994), Babylon 5: The Gathering (1993) and Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (1999). He was married to Andrea Thompson. He died on July 27, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

13. Joe Viterelli

Actor | Eraser

Joe Viterelli was born on March 10, 1937 in The Bronx, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Eraser (1996), Bullets Over Broadway (1994) and Analyze This (1999). He was married to Catherine Brennan. He died on January 28, 2004 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

14. Steve Sandor

Actor | Fire and Ice

The big, brawny, and imposing Steve Sandor was born on October 27, 1937 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and grew up in the Greenfield neighborhood. He sold copy machines and trained sentry dogs while serving as an Air Policeman in the US Air Force prior to pursuing an acting career in the late 1960s. ...

15. Richard Harrison

Self | Pawn Stars

Richard Harrison was born on March 4, 1941 in Lexington, North Carolina, USA as Richard Benjamin Harrison Jr. He was married to Joanne Rhue. He died on June 25, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

16. David Strickland

Actor | Forces of Nature

David Strickland was born in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York, on October 14, 1969. Raised in Princeton, New Jersey, he never thought about an acting career until moving to the LA suburb of Pacific Palisades while in high school. Instead of going to college, he joined a theater company and began ...

17. Eydie Gormé

Actress | Ocean's Eleven

Eydie Gorme was born in New York on August 16, 1928 to Sephardic Jewish parents. Her father, Nessim Garmezano, was a tailor, from Sicily, who changed his last name when he arrived in the United States. Gorme began singing straight out of high school, with various big bands. But her big break came ...

18. Brent Chalem

Actor | The Monster Squad

A native of Westlake Village, Los Angeles, he was a popular child actor in the '80s, although he only had very small roles in nearly all but two of the movies he appeared in. He can be seen playing the (almost) central character "Horace" or "Fat Kid" in The Monster Squad (1987). He appeared in TV ...

19. Edgar Bergen

Actor | Fun & Fancy Free

Edgar Bergen was born on February 16, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Edgar John Berggren. He was an actor, known for Fun & Fancy Free (1947), The Muppet Movie (1979) and Letter of Introduction (1938). He was married to Frances Bergen. He died on September 30, 1978 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

20. Zakes Mokae

Actor | Waterworld

Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, actor Zakes Mokae was trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and became one of the most distinguished thespians in South Africa for over two decades. Mokae was one of the few actors capable of crossing the divided racial sections, punctuated by his ...

21. June Brewster

Actress | Flying Devils

June Brewster was born on August 13, 1913 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Flying Devils (1933), Bridal Bail (1934) and Melody Cruise (1933). She was married to McAfee, Guy. She died on November 2, 1995 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

22. John David Carson

Actor | Pretty Woman

Raised in North Hollywood, California, his father was Eldridge Franklin "Kit" Carson (Kit Carson), an actor who appeared in many westerns, most notably working with Dale Robertson. His mother, Rosemonde "Boots" James Carson, also had acting experience, but was primarily a fashion model, and elected...

23. Ralphie May

Actor | Squidbillies

Ralphie May was born on February 17, 1972 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA as Ralph Duren May. He was a writer and actor, known for Squidbillies (2005), For da Love of Money (2002) and Whoopi (2003). He was married to Lahna Turner. He died on October 6, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

24. Stephen Wootton

Actor | All Mine to Give

Stephen Wootton was born on July 8, 1945 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Stephen Arthur Wootton. He was an actor, known for All Mine to Give (1957), Climax! (1954) and Stranger at My Door (1956). He was married to Virginia Dickinson and Judith Gregori. He died on April 4, 2014 in Las Vegas, ...

25. Liz Renay

Actress | Desperate Living

Liz Renay's extraordinary life could almost be a movie script. Raised by fanatically religious parents, she ran away from home to win a Marilyn Monroe lookalike contest, and become a showgirl during World War II. She eventually became a "moll" to Los Angeles gangster Mickey Cohen, and when he was ...

26. Frank Adonis

Actor | Goodfellas

Frank Adonis was born on October 27, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Frank Testaverde Scioscia. He was an actor and director, known for Goodfellas (1990), Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999) and Raging Bull (1980). He was married to Denise Alessi. He died on December 26, 2018 in Las Vegas, ...

27. Phillip Pine

Actor | The Cat Ate the Parakeet

Phillip Pine was born on July 16, 1920 in Hanford, California, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Cat Ate the Parakeet (1972), Posse from Heaven (1975) and The Twilight Zone (1959). He was married to Madelyn Conner Keen (Lynn Kenton). He died on December 22, 2006 in Las Vegas, Nevada, ...

28. Sammy Shore

Actor | History of the World: Part I

Sammy Shore was born on February 7, 1927 in the USA. He was an actor, known for History of the World: Part I (1981), Fake-Out (1982) and Thunder Alley (1967). He was married to Suzanne Dennie and Mitzi Shore. He died on May 19, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

29. Bill Elliott

Actor | Old Los Angeles

Born Gordon Nance in 1904 on a farm in Pattonsburg, Missouri -- a small town about 60 miles northeast of Kansas City -- the future "Wild Bill Elliott" grew up around horses. His father was a commissioner at the Kansas City Stockyards. and at age 16 Elliott won a first-place ribbon in that city's ...

30. Nancy Walters

Actress | Monster on the Campus

A former fashion model, Nancy Walters' first film appearance was in Monster on the Campus (1958), then a few years later she had a bigger part as a schoolteacher in the Elvis Presley film Blue Hawaii (1961). After a few more small roles in films, and a spate of guest-starring roles in TV series, ...

31. Charlie Callas

Actor | Switch

Born Charles Callias in Brooklyn, NY on December 20, 1927, he served in the US Army in Germany during World War 2.

Originally a drummer, he played with Tommy Dorsey, Claude Thornhill and Buddy Rich. He was always clowning around and would drive the band members crazy on the bus as they traveled. So ...

32. Joe Williams

Soundtrack | Iron Man Three

Joe Williams was born on December 12, 1918 in Cordele, Georgia, USA as Joseph Goreed. He was married to Jillean Hughes Dath and Lemma. He died on March 29, 1999 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

33. Herbie Faye

Actor | Thoroughly Modern Millie

Herbie Faye was born on February 2, 1899 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967), The Harder They Fall (1956) and The New Phil Silvers Show (1963). He was married to Mary Lou. He died on June 28, 1980 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

34. B.B. King

Actor | Blues Brothers 2000

B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925 as Riley B. King. He was married to Sue Carol Hall and Martha Lee Denton. He died on May 14, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

35. Hank Henry

Actor | Pal Joey

Hank Henry was born on July 9, 1906 in New York City, New York, USA as Henry Rosenthal. He was an actor, known for Pal Joey (1957), Not Tonight Henry (1960) and Robin and the 7 Hoods (1964). He died on March 31, 1981 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

36. Peggy Ryan

Actress | Get Hep to Love

A vastly talented musical performer, Peggy Ryan found stardom dancing alongside partner Donald O'Connor as Universal's answer to Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney. Paired up in many a low-budget WWII-era musical, she was best known for her dancing feet, but she was no slouch in the singing department ...

37. George Kirby

Actor | Faerie Tale Theatre

George Kirby was born on June 8, 1923 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Faerie Tale Theatre (1982), 227 (1985) and Trouble in Mind (1985). He was married to Rosemary. He died on September 30, 1995 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

38. Norma Talmadge

Actress | Smilin' Through

Norma Talmadge was born on May 26, 1895, in Jersey City, New Jersey. The daughter of an unemployed alcoholic and his wife, Norma did not have the idyllic childhood that most of us yearn for. Her father left the family on Christmas Day and his wife and three daughters had to fend for themselves. Her...

39. Rex Bell

Actor | Stormy Trails

Rex Bell was born on October 16, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as George Francis Beldam. He was an actor, known for Stormy Trails (1936), Men of the Plains (1936) and Law and Lead (1936). He was married to Clara Bow. He died on July 4, 1962 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

40. Dolores Fuller

Actress | Jail Bait

Dolores Fuller first got the idea that she wanted to get into the picture business at the age of ten, when she was an extra in the motel sequence of It Happened One Night (1934). She acted in school plays, modeled and landed a few jobs on TV. In the early 1950s, she and her actress-friend, Mona ...

41. Scott Walker

Actor | The Muppet Movie

Scott Walker was born on April 6, 1922 in Alameda, California, USA as Charles Scott Walker. He was an actor, known for The Muppet Movie (1979), High Plains Drifter (1973) and Cahill U.S. Marshal (1973). He was married to Ruth Maitland. He died on April 28, 1988 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

42. Paola Mori

Actress | Mr. Arkadin

Paola Mori was born on September 18, 1928 in Italy as Paola Di Girifalco. She was an actress, known for Confidential Report (1955), Crossed Swords (1954) and Finishing School (1952). She was married to Orson Welles. She died on August 12, 1986 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

43. Harry James

Soundtrack | The Matrix

Harry James was born in a rundown hotel next to the city jail in Albany, Georgia. His mother and father were members of a circus - she as a trapeze artist and he a band leader - with the Mighty Haag Circus. At seven, they settled in Beaumont, Texas where Harry learned to play drums. By twelve, he ...

44. Peter Lind Hayes

Actor | The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T.

Actor, entertainer, songwriter and author, educated in high school and a vaudeville trouper with his mother, Grace Hayes. During World War II, he served with valor in the United States Army Air Corps. With his wife Mary Healy he appeared in films, night clubs, theaters, and on radio and television....

45. Ruth Brown

Actress | Hairspray

Ruth Brown was born on January 12, 1928 in Portsmouth, Virginia, USA as Ruth Alston Weston. She was married to Earl Swanson, Jimmy Brown, Bill Blunt, Jimmy Brown and Willis 'Gator Tail' Jackson. She died on November 17, 2006 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

46. Earl Jolly Brown

Actor | Live and Let Die

Earl Jolly Brown was born on October 18, 1939 in Houston, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Live and Let Die (1973), Black Belt Jones (1974) and Linda Lovelace for President (1975). He died on August 24, 2006 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

47. George Sidney

Director | Scaramouche

George Sidney was born on October 4, 1916 in Long Island City, New York, USA. He was a director and producer, known for Scaramouche (1952), Pepe (1960) and Show Boat (1951). He was married to Corinne Cole, Jane Robinson and Lillian Burns. He died on May 5, 2002 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

48. Pamela Blake

Actress | Ghost of Zorro

The heroine of a host of westerns, crimes and serial adventures during the 1940s, this attractive, full-faced "B" movie item was born Adele Pearce on August 6, 1915 (several movie resources list 1918). Born in Oakland, California, Pamela Blake won a beauty contest at age 17 and decided to try her ...

49. Johnny Thompson

The Carbonaro Effect

Johnny Thompson was born on July 27, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as John Max Thompson. He is known for his work on The Carbonaro Effect (2014), Wizard Wars (2014) and Billy Topit (2015). He was married to Pamela Hayes. He died on March 9, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

50. René Angélil

Producer | Céline Dion: The Colour of My Love Concert

René Angélil was born on January 16, 1942 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He was an actor and writer, known for Céline Dion: The Colour of My Love Concert (1994), Omertà (2012) and L'apparition (1972). He was married to Céline Dion, Anne-Renée Kirouac and Denyse Duquette. He died on ...


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