Death Place Matching "Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Roald Dahl
Writer | The Witches
Roald Dahl was born in Wales in 1916. He served as a fighter pilot in the British R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) during World War II. He made a forced landing in the Libyan Desert and was severely injured. As a result, he spent five months in a Royal Navy hospital in Alexandria. Dahl is known for how he ...
Actress | Sense and Sensibility
Elizabeth Spriggs was born on September 18, 1929 in Buxton, Derbyshire, England as Elizabeth Jean Williams. She was an actress and writer, known for Sense and Sensibility (1995), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) and Playing the Field (1998). She was married to Murray Manson, Marshall ...
Actor | Where Eagles Dare
Following a brief teaching career, Michael Hordern made his stage debut in 1937. He made his film debut in 1939, but his career was stalled by WWII. He resumed his acting career in 1946, both in theatre and films. He hit his stride in the 1960s playing befuddled characters, particularly stuffy ...
Actress | The Red Shoes
Moira was born the daughter of Harold Charles King, a civil engineer, in Dunfermline, Scotland. She was educated at Dunfermline High School, Ndola in Zambia (formerly Northern Rhodesia) and Bearsden Academy, Scotland. She received her professional training at the Mayfair School and The Nicholas ...
5. Andy Gibb
Soundtrack | Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
A blessing or a curse? Every silver lining has a cloud, yet sadly Andrew Roy Gibb had to find that out the hard way. Born the fifth and final child to parents Barbara (17 November 1920-12 August 2016) and Hugh Gibb (15 January 1916-6 March 1992) Andy grew up with his three older siblings dominating...
Writer | Inspector Morse
Peter Nichols was born on July 31, 1927 in Bristol, England as Peter Richard Nichols. He was a writer and actor, known for Inspector Morse (1987), Having a Wild Weekend (1965) and Georgy Girl (1966). He was married to Thelma Reed. He died on September 7, 2019 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
Actor | Ben-Hur
Terence Longdon appeared in four early black and white Carry Ons. His main roles were in the first two films in the series. In 1958, he had a significant supporting turn as Miles Heywood, an upper crust chap who although doing National Service and coming from a military background, did not want to ...
8. Colin Dexter
Writer | Endeavour
Colin Dexter was born on September 29, 1930 in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England as Norman Colin Dexter. He was a writer and actor, known for Endeavour (2012), Inspector Lewis (2006) and Inspector Morse (1987). He was married to Dorothy Cooper. He died on March 21, 2017 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, ...
9. C.S. Lewis
C.S. Lewis was born in 1898 and brought up in a very strict, religious household. While he was quite young, his mother died of cancer but the "stiff upper lip" in favour at the time meant he wasn't allowed to grieve. He became an Oxford don and led a sheltered life. He seriously questioned his ...
10. P.D. James
Writer | Children of Men
P.D. James was born on August 3, 1920 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England as Phyllis Dorothy James. She was a writer and producer, known for Children of Men (2006), Death in Holy Orders (2003) and Death Comes to Pemberley (2013). She was married to Ernest Connor Bantry White. She died on November 27, ...
11. Michael Sellers
Actor | Mr. Topaze
Michael Sellers was born on April 2, 1954 in London, England as Michael Peter Anthony Sellers. He was an actor, known for I Like Money (1961), I Told You I Was Ill: The Life and Legacy of Spike Milligan (2005) and Somebody's Daughter, Somebody's Son (2004). He was married to Allison Sellers and ...
12. Brian Aldiss
Writer | Artificial Intelligence: AI
Brian Aldiss, author of the classic Helliconia trilogy, and the story on which Steven Spielberg's 2001 film AI: Artificial Intelligence was based, was one of Britain's most accomplished and versatile writers of science fiction. In a lifelong and prolific career, Aldiss, who died aged 92, produced ...
13. Jules Furthman
Writer | To Have and Have Not
Jules Furthman was a magazine and newspaper writer when he began writing for films in 1915. When the U.S. entered WWI Furthman used the name "Stephen Fox" for his screenplays because he thought his name sounded too German, but he reverted to his real name after the war. Furthman became one of the ...
Actress | The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Hana Maria Pravda was born on January 29, 1916 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary as Hana Beck. She was an actress, known for The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988), Death Wish 3 (1985) and Department S (1969). She was married to George Pravda and Alexandr "Sasha" Munk. She died on May 28, 2008 ...
Actor | Basic Instinct 2
Heathcote Williams was born on November 15, 1941 in Helsby, Cheshire, England as John Henley Heathcote Williams. He was an actor and writer, known for Basic Instinct 2 (2006), The Legend of 1900 (1998) and City of Ember (2008). He died on July 1, 2017 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
17. Judith Stott
Actress | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre
Judith Stott was born on July 12, 1929 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England as Judith Mary Stott. She was an actress, known for BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950), The Brothers Karamazov (1964) and ITV Play of the Week (1955). She was married to Dave Allen and Jeremy Burnham. She died on October 11, 2010 ...
18. Edwin Newman
Self | The Pelican Brief
Edwin Newman was born on January 25, 1919 in New York City, New York, USA as Edwin Harold Newman. He was an actor and writer, known for The Pelican Brief (1993), Spies Like Us (1985) and My Fellow Americans (1996). He was married to Rigel Grell. He died on August 13, 2010 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, ...
19. Iris Murdoch
Writer | Teatr telewizji
Iris Murdoch was born on July 15, 1919 in Dublin, Ireland as Jean Iris Murdoch. She was a writer and actress, known for Teatr telewizji (1953), A Severed Head (1971) and Cierny princ (1990). She was married to John Bayley. She died on February 8, 1999 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
20. Heather Canning
Actress | Mystery and Imagination
Heather Canning was born on January 5, 1933 in Epsom, Surrey, England as Heather Joan Canning. She was an actress, known for Mystery and Imagination (1966), Miss Julie (1974) and Power Without Glory (1976). She was married to Leon Lissek. She died on May 30, 1996 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
21. Matthew Turpin
Actor | What a Girl Wants
Matthew Turpin was born on January 13, 1984 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England as Matthew Alexander Geoffrey Turpin. He was an actor, known for What a Girl Wants (2003), Lady Godiva (2008) and Stand Off (2015). He died on March 31, 2008 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
Self | Mad Dogs and Englishmen
Patrick Lichfield was born on April 25, 1939 in Chelsea, London, England as Thomas Patrick John Anson. He was an actor, known for Mad Dogs and Englishmen (1995), Casualty (1986) and The Brian Connell Interview (1970). He was married to Lady Leonora Mary Grosvenor. He died on November 11, 2005 in ...
23. John Gatrell
Actor | The Avengers
John Gatrell was born on August 21, 1907 in Lewisham, London, England as John Harold Stewart Gatrell. He was an actor, known for The Avengers (1961), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and Dick Barton: Special Agent (1979). He was married to Daphne Herman Lea. He died on January 13, 1981 in Oxford, ...
Actor | Mrs Thursday
Bob Danvers Walker was born on October 11, 1906 in Belmont, Sutton, Surrey, England as Cyril Frederick Danvers-Walker. He was an actor, known for Mrs Thursday (1966), Armchair Theatre (1956) and Resurrected (1989). He died on May 17, 1990 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
29. Roger Bannister
Actor | Bad Loser
Roger Bannister was born on March 23, 1929 in Harrow, London, England as Roger Gilbert Bannister. He was an actor, known for Bad Loser (1977), Champion: The Franz Stampfl Story and The Ed Sullivan Show (1948). He was married to Moyra Elver Jacobsson. He died on March 3, 2018 in Oxford, Oxfordshire,...
30. Andrew Blackett
Actor | Treasure Island
Andrew Blackett was born in 1921 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England as William Andrew Blackett. He was an actor, known for Treasure Island (1950), Against the Wind (1948) and The Turners of Prospect Road (1947). He died on August 22, 1955 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
31. Nicholas Geake
Nicholas Geake was born on September 28, 1951 in Surrey, England as Nicholas Peter Fraser Geake. He was an actor, known for The Further Adventures of Oliver Twist (1980), The Secret Adversary (1983) and The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984). He was married to Judith Sidney. He died on June 11, ...
32. Richard Baker
Actor | Saturday Special
Richard Baker was born on June 15, 1925 in Willesden, London, England as Richard Douglas James Baker. He was an actor, known for Saturday Special (1951), The Basil Brush Show (1968) and Pineapple Poll (1979). He was married to Margaret Martin and Margaret. He died on November 17, 2018 in Oxford, ...
35. Eleanor Hallam
Actress | Melody of My Heart
Eleanor Hallam was born on September 5, 1898 in Totley, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England as Eleanor Mary Hallam. She was an actress, known for Melody of My Heart (1936), Those Kids from Town (1942) and Loyal Heart (1946). She died in 1996 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
Actor | Fire Over England
Graham Cheswright was born on April 7, 1890 in Croydon, Surrey, England as Frederick Grahame Cheeswright. He was an actor, known for Fire Over England (1937), The Scarab Murder Case (1936) and Fair Exchange (1936). He died on January 24, 1974 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
Writer | Jackanory
Humphrey Carpenter was born on April 29, 1946 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England as Humphrey William Bouverie Carpenter. He was a writer and director, known for Jackanory (1965), Mr. Majeika (1988) and Close Up (1998). He was married to Mari Christina Prichard. He died on January 4, 2005 in Oxford.
42. David Hofman
Actor | Crowning Glory
David Hofman was born on September 23, 1908 in Poona, Bombay Presidency, British India as David George Ronald Hofman. He was an actor, known for Crowning Glory (1936) and The Fame of Grace Darling (1939). He was married to Marion Holley. He died on May 9, 2003 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
43. Alan Bullock
Self | Portraits of Power
Alan Bullock was born on December 13, 1914 in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England as Alan Louis Charles Bullock. He is known for his work on Portraits of Power (1957), The Brains Trust (1955) and Reputations (1994). He was married to Hilda Handy. He died on February 2, 2004 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, ...
47. J.Z. Young
Self | Life's Balance
J.Z. Young was born on March 18, 1907 in Fishponds, Bristol, England as John Zachary Young. He was a writer, known for Life's Balance (1965). He was married to Raymonde Parsons and Phyllis Heaney. He died on July 4, 1997 in Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.