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