Death Place Matching "Mesa, Arizona, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


37 names.


1. Ben Johnson

Actor | The Last Picture Show

Born in Oklahoma, Ben Johnson was a ranch hand and rodeo performer when, in 1940, Howard Hughes hired him to take a load of horses to California. He decided to stick around (the pay was good), and for some years was a stunt man, horse wrangler, and double for such stars as John Wayne, Gary Cooper ...

2. Nedra Volz

Actress | Filthy Rich

An apple dumpling of a darling, character actress Nedra Volz had one of those slightly vacant, twinkly-eyed faces absolutely designed for light sitcoms and commercial work. Although she didn't come into her own until past retirement age, she enjoyed a solid two-decade ride delightfully amusing ...

3. Khigh Dhiegh

Actor | The Manchurian Candidate

Khigh Dhiegh was born on August 25, 1910 in Spring Lake, New Jersey, USA as Kenneth Dickerson. He was an actor, known for The Manchurian Candidate (1962), Seconds (1966) and Noble House (1988). He was married to Mary Dickerson. He died on October 25, 1991 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

4. Jean Muir

Actress | Fugitive in the Sky

Tall (5' 9"), blonde-haired US stage, screen and TV actress from the 1930's through the mid-1960's. Upon retiring from acting Jean went on to teach drama, first, for eight years beginning in 1968, at Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri, where she headed their new drama department, and afterwards...

5. Charlie LeSueur

Actor | Hotel Balderdash

Charlie started his career in 1972 on a local children's program in Salt Lake City called "Hotel Balderdash." Within 8 years he left Utah for the Los Angeles area where he studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Drama Institute, Lonny Chapman's Group Repertory Theatre and with the Off the Wall: Improv ...

6. Marc Breaux

The Sound of Music

Marc Breaux was born on November 3, 1924 in Carenco, Louisiana, USA as Marc Charles Breaux. He is known for his work on The Sound of Music (1965), Mary Poppins (1964) and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968). He was married to Dee Dee Wood. He died on November 19, 2013 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

7. Stephen C. Apostolof

Director | Drop Out

Stephen C. Apostolof (25 February 1928 in Burgas, Bulgaria - 14 August 2005, Mesa, Arizona), sometimes credited under aliases A.C. Stephen(s) or Robert Lee, was a Bulgarian-American filmmaker specializing in the "erotic" film genre.

Born in the Bulgarian Black Sea town of Burgas, he claimed asylum in...

8. Maurice Mendoza

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

Maurice Mendoza was born on July 26, 1974 as Mauricio Damian Mendoza. He was an actor, known for Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993). He died on August 13, 2013 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

9. Phil Bondelli

Director | The Six Million Dollar Man

Phil Bondelli was born on December 10, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was a director and assistant director, known for The Six Million Dollar Man (1974), The Bionic Woman (1976) and Cover Up (1984). He died on January 31, 2011 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

11. Lance Gunnin

Art Department | Hostage

Died from injuries suffered in an accident after a drunk driver crashed into his motorcycle. Gunnin was the second crew member to die during the filming of "The Kingdom." Nick Papac died after crashing on the movie's Loop 202 set.

12. Billy Cummings

Actor | Fighting Father Dunne

Billy Cummings was born on January 31, 1933 in Los Angeles, California, USA as William Clifton Cummings. He was an actor, known for Fighting Father Dunne (1948), Youth for the Kingdom (1945) and Circumstantial Evidence (1945). He was married to Audrey Mae Gollihue and Jeane Sharon Kerley. He died ...

13. Jimmy Chagra

Jimmy Chagra was born on December 7, 1944 in El Paso, Texas, USA as Jamiel Alexander Chagra. He died on July 25, 2008 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

14. John Reach

Actor | 77 Sunset Strip

John Reach was born on April 24, 1925 in Cranford, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor, known for 77 Sunset Strip (1958), Lizzie (1957) and State Trooper (1956). He died on April 15, 1994 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

15. Jackie Hofer

Actress | Our Gang Follies of 1936

Jackie Hofer was born on July 11, 1930 in Illinois, USA as Betty Jacqueline Banning. She was an actress, known for Our Gang Follies of 1936 (1935). She died on July 10, 2011 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

16. Oakley Haldeman

Soundtrack | The Stepford Wives

Songwriter ("Here Comes Santa Claus"), composer, author and the general manager for a music publisher. He joined ASCAP in 1949, and his other popular-song compositions include "Brush Those Tears From Your Eyes", "I Wish I Had Never Met Sunshine", "Tho' I Tried", "Pretty Mary", "Texas Polka", "Honey...

17. Troy Nabors

Actor | Raising Arizona

Troy Nabors was born on October 2, 1931 in Antlers, Oklahoma, USA as Troy Calvin Nabors. He was an actor, known for Raising Arizona (1987) and Apache Blood (1975). He was married to Janice R. Elder. He died on November 10, 2014 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

18. Roy Granville

Sound Department | It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

Son of original founding member of the American Society of Cinematographers, Fred LeRoy Grandville, asc.

19. Cliff Danielson

Actor | Seven Sweethearts

Cliff Danielson was born on April 21, 1913 in Ault, Colorado, USA as Clifford Danielson. He was an actor, known for Seven Sweethearts (1942) and Dr. Kildare Goes Home (1940). He died on April 6, 1997 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

20. Charles Mack

Actor | Why Bring That Up?

Charles Mack was born on November 22, 1887 in White Cloud, Kansas, USA as Charles Ellsworth Selders. He was an actor and writer, known for Why Bring That Up? (1929), Anybody's War (1930) and Hypnotized (1932). He was married to Myrtle Buckley and Marian Robinson. He died on January 11, 1934 in Mesa...

21. Royal K. Cole

Writer | Blackhawk: Fearless Champion of Freedom

Royal K. Cole was a screenplay writer for Republic Pictures for several years. He is considered by his contemporaries to be one of the best screenwriters of his time for that studio.

22. Bob Rush

Self | 1958 World Series

Bob Rush was born on December 21, 1925 in Battle Creek, Michigan, USA as Robert Ransom Rush. He died on March 19, 2011 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

23. Carl Hayden

Carl Hayden was born on October 2, 1877 in Hayden's Ferry [now Tempe], Arizona, USA as Carl Trumbull Hayden. He was married to Nan Downing. He died on January 25, 1972 in Mesa, Arizona.

24. Frankie Carle

Soundtrack | The Curse of the Jade Scorpion

Pianist, songwriter ("Sunrise Serenade", "Oh What It Seemed to Be"), conductor, author and composer. He began his career as the music director of a touring vaudeville unit, then joined the orchestras of Mal Hallett and Horace Heidt as pianist. In 1944, he led his own orchestra, playing theatres, ...

25. Nick Cockrane

Actor | Here Comes Elmer

Nick Cockrane was born on July 24, 1907 in Shawnee, Oklahoma, USA as Nicholas Cochrane. He was an actor, known for Here Comes Elmer (1943) and Priorities on Parade (1942). He died in March 1976 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

27. Sam Byrd

Self | Follow Thru with Sam Byrd

Sam Byrd was born on October 15, 1907 in Bremen, Georgia, USA. He is known for his work on Follow Thru with Sam Byrd (1944). He died on May 11, 1981 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

28. Bob Kennedy

Self | 1948 World Series

Bob Kennedy was born on August 18, 1920 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Robert Daniel Kennedy. He died on April 7, 2005 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

30. Bob Kennedy

Actor | The Kid from Cleveland

Bob Kennedy was born on August 18, 1920 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Robert Daniel Kennedy. He was an actor, known for The Kid from Cleveland (1949), The Jack Benny Program (1950) and Password (1961). He died on April 7, 2005 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

31. Bill Keeling

Camera Department | Cathedral Canyon

32. Melva Blancett

Actress | The Emmett Smith Story

Melva Blancett was born on August 22, 1924 in McAlester, Oklahoma, USA. She was an actress, known for The Emmett Smith Story (1979), To Find My Son (1980) and The Child Stealer (1979). She was married to Lloyd Blancett. She died on March 2, 2010 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

33. Wilford 'Whizzer' White

Actor | Apache Blood

Wilford 'Whizzer' White was an actor, known for Apache Blood (1975). He died on August 1, 2013 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

35. Jeri Boyle

Actress | Making the Grade

Jeri Boyle was born on April 17, 1926 in Oregon City, Oregon, USA as Jeri Delores Jones. She was an actress, known for Making the Grade (1984) and A Family Thing (1996). She died on June 14, 1994 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

36. Ray Sadecki

Self | 1973 World Series

Ray Sadecki was born on December 26, 1940 in Kansas City, Kansas, USA as Raymond Michael Sadecki. He was married to Diane Elizabeth Rush. He died on November 17, 2014 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.

37. Darell L. Garretson

Actor | Mixed Company

Darell L. Garretson was born on March 18, 1932 in the USA. He was an actor, known for Mixed Company (1974). He died on April 21, 2008 in Mesa, Arizona, USA.


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