Death Place Matching "Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Lois Hamilton

Actress | The Cannonball Run

Lois Hamilton (Areno) personified a new wave of actresses who built careers on both beauty and brains. Lois attend Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennslyvannia, and the University of Florence in Florence, Italy, where she received degrees in Psychology and Fine Arts. As a top Ford model in the ...

2. Glauber Rocha

Director | Terra em Transe

He studied Law. He also directed theatre pieces, wrote movie criticisms and took part in the creation and development of the 'cinema novo' movement in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, becoming its theoretical leader and first embassador in Europe. After "Barravento (1962)", a trilogy of films and "Antonio ...

3. Aurora Miranda

Actress | Phantom Lady

Aurora Miranda had a successful career in Brazil and the US, although somewhat overshadowed by her sister Carmen Miranda's larger-then-life persona. Aurora was six years younger than Carmen, not as brilliant but equally talented and vivacious.

She made her recording debut on May 25, 1933, at the age...

4. Stefan Zweig

Writer | The Grand Budapest Hotel

Stefan Zweig was born on November 28, 1881 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary. He was a writer, known for The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), Letter from an Unknown Woman (1948) and Crepúsculo. He was married to Charlotte E. Altmann and Friderike Maria Burger von Winternitz. He died on February 22, ...

5. Norma Bengell

Actress | Terrore nello spazio

Norma Bengell was born on February 21, 1935 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Norma Almeida Pinto Guimarães d'Area Bengell. She was an actress and director, known for Planet of the Vampires (1965), Eternamente Pagu (1987) and Sea of Roses (1978). She was married to Gabriele Tinti. She died on October 9,...

6. Anthony Steffen

Actor | Django il bastardo

Born in Rome, on 21st July of 1930, at the Brazilian embassy, son of Formula 1 champion and then ambassador Manoel de Teffe; he was named Antonio Luiz and became the Baron de Teffe. The de Teffe family had a noble origin but during Second World War, teenage Antonio left home to join the partisans ...

7. José Wilker

Actor | Senhora do Destino

José Wilker de Almeida was born on 20th August 1947 in Juazeiro do Norte, Brazil. He worked as a speaker in a radio there but he later moved to Recife where he started worked in the theatre as a member of "Movimento de Cultura Popular (MPC)". The group not only brought culture to people but also ...

8. José Lewgoy

Actor | Fitzcarraldo

José Lewgoy was born on November 16, 1920 in Veranópolis, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. He was an actor, known for Fitzcarraldo (1982), O Ibraim do Subúrbio (1976) and Perfume de Gardênia (1992). He died on February 10, 2003 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

9. Eduardo Coutinho

Director | Edifício Master

Eduardo Coutinho was born on May 11, 1933 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil as Eduardo de Oliveira Coutinho. He was a director and writer, known for Edifício Master (2002), The Mighty Spirit (1999) and Babilônia 2000 (1999). He was married to Maria das Dores de Oliveira. He died on ...

10. Marília Pêra

Actress | Pixote: A Lei do Mais Fraco

Marília Pêra was born on January 22, 1943 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Marília Soares Pêra. She was an actress, known for Pixote (1981), Central Station (1998) and Better Days Ahead (1989). She was married to Bruno Faria, Nelson Motta, Paulo Villaça, Agildo Ribeiro and Paulo Graça ...

11. Nelson Pereira dos Santos

Director | O Amuleto de Ogum

Nelson Pereira dos Santos was born on October 22, 1928 in São Paulo, Brazil. He was a director and writer, known for O Amuleto de Ogum (1974), Memórias do Cárcere (1984) and Tenda dos Milagres (1977). He was married to Ivelise Ferreira. He died on April 21, 2018 in Rio de Janeiro, ...

12. Yoná Magalhães

Actress | Os Imigrantes

Yoná Magalhães was born on August 7, 1935 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Yoná Magalhães Gonçalves Mendes da Costa. She was an actress, known for Os Imigrantes (1981), A Ponte dos Suspiros (1969) and Tropical Paradise (2007). She was married to Luiz Augusto Mendes. She died on October ...

13. Caio Junqueira

Actor | Tropa de Elite

Caio Junqueira was born on November 15, 1976 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Caio de Lima Torres Junqueira. He was an actor, known for Elite Squad (2007), Buena Sorte (1996) and Central Station (1998). He died on January 23, 2019 in Rio de Janeiro.

14. Lilian Lemmertz

Actress | Baila Comigo

Lilian Lemmertz was born on June 15, 1937 in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. She was an actress, known for Baila Comigo (1981), Love Lesson (1975) and Time and the Wind (1985). She was married to Lineu Dias. She died on June 5, 1986 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

15. Helmuth Schneider

Actor | Die Göttin vom Rio Beni

Helmuth Schneider was born on December 18, 1920 in Munich, Germany. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Strange World (1950), Der Löwe von Babylon (1959) and The Story of Joseph and His Brethren (1961). He died on March 17, 1972 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

16. Fábio Barreto

Director | Índia, a Filha do Sol

Fábio Barreto was the youngest son of a well-known family of producers in Brazil, including his grandmother Lucíola Villela, father Luiz Carlos Barreto and mother Lucy Barreto. He acted in his brother Bruno's first short when he was 9 years old, and since then became active in the Brazilian film ...

17. Joaquim Pedro de Andrade

Director | Macunaíma

Joaquim Pedro de Andrade was born on May 25, 1932 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He was a director and writer, known for Macunaima (1969), Conjugal Warfare (1974) and The Brazilwood Man (1982). He was married to Ana Maria Galano, Cristina Aché and Sarah de Castro Barbosa. He died on September 10, 1988 ...

18. Sandra Bréa

Actress | O Bem-Amado

Sandra Bréa was born on May 11, 1952 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Sandra Bréa Brito. She was an actress, known for O Bem-Amado (1973), The Buzz (1985) and Elas por Elas (1982). She was married to Arthur Guarisse, António Guerreiro and Eduardo Espínolla Netto. She died on May 4, 2000...

19. Wilson Grey

Actor | O Segredo da Múmia

Wilson Grey was born on December 10, 1923 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Wilson Chaves. He is known for his work on The Secret of the Mummy (1982), A Dança dos Bonecos (1986) and The Seven Vampires (1986). He died on October 3, 1993 in Rio de Janeiro.

20. Leon Hirszman

Director | Eles Não Usam Black-Tie

One of the most important Brazilian directors of all time, Leon Hirszman is best remembered for the realistic manner of dealing with social and political themes in his works, from documentaries to feature films. His career started with a segment filmed for Cinco vezes Favela (1962) and The Deceased...

21. Arrelia

Actor | O Palhaço Atormentado

Arrelia was born on December 31, 1905 in Jaguariaíva, Paraná, Brazil as Waldemar Seyssell. He was an actor and writer, known for O Palhaço Atormentado (1948), Na Corda Bamba (1958) and O Barbeiro Que Se Vira (1958). He died on May 23, 2005 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

22. Tônia Carrero

Actress | Chega de Saudade

Maria Antonietta Farias Portocarrero was born in Rio de Janeiro on August 23, 1922. Her father, Hermenegildo Portocarrero (1894-1959), was a military man and maths teacher with a lifelong interest in show business. A close friend of the great Brazilian actor Procópio Ferreira, he was acquainted ...

23. Mario Peixoto

Director | Limite

Mario Peixoto was born on March 25, 1908 in Brussels, Belgium. He was a director and actor, known for Limite (1931). He died on February 3, 1992 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

24. Carlos Augusto Strazzer

Actor | O Profeta

Carlos Augusto Strazzer was born on August 4, 1946 in São Caetano do Sul, São Paulo, Brazil. He was an actor, known for O Profeta (1977), Éramos Seis (1977) and O Direito de Nascer (1978). He died on February 19, 1993 in Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

25. Fernando Torres

Actor | Baila Comigo

Fernando Torres was born on November 14, 1929 in Guaçuí, Espírito Santo, Brazil as Fernando Monteiro Torres. He was an actor and director, known for Baila Comigo (1981), The Oyster and the Wind (1997) and Minha Doce Namorada (1971). He was married to Fernanda Montenegro. He died on September 4, ...

26. Stelvio Rosi

Producer | Anaconda

Stelvio Rosi was born on August 1, 1938 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He was an actor and producer, known for Anaconda (1997), They Were Called Three Musketeers But They Were Four (1973) and Lambada (1990). He died on December 19, 2018 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

27. Ivan Setta

Actor | As Aventuras Amorosas de Um Padeiro

Ivan Setta was born in 1946 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He was an actor, known for As Aventuras Amorosas de Um Padeiro (1975), Sítio do Picapau Amarelo (1977) and Mandacaru (1997). He was married to Sandra Schaeppi. He died on April 6, 2001 in Rio de Janeiro.

28. Zacarias

Actor | Os Trapalhões e o Mágico de Oróz

He moved to Belo Horizonte to work in the Radio Inconfidência as radiate-actor. He began in TV Itacolomi in the program Tribunal de Calouros. In Rio de Janeiro he participated in programs Time Square, Vovo de Ville, Show Riso and Praça da Alegria (1995). In the Program "Café Sem Concerto" ...

29. Eduardo Conde

Actor | Sinal de Alerta

Eduardo Conde was born in 1946 in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil. He was an actor, known for Sinal de Alerta (1978), The Emerald Forest (1985) and The Knife (1991). He was married to Betty Lago. He died on January 17, 2003 in Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

30. Paulo Gracindo

Actor | O Bem-Amado

Paulo Gracindo was born on June 16, 1911 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Pelópidas Guimarães Brandão Gracindo. He was an actor and writer, known for O Bem-Amado (1973), Bandeira 2 (1971) and Gabriela (1975). He was married to Dulce Xavier de Araújo. He died on September 4, 1995 in Rio ...

31. Domingos de Oliveira

Writer | Todas as Mulheres do Mundo

Domingos de Oliveira was born on September 28, 1935 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Domingos José Soares de Oliveira. He was a writer and actor, known for Todas as Mulheres do Mundo (1966), Amores (1998) and Barata Ribeiro, 716 (2016). He was married to Priscilla Rozenbaum, Leila Diniz...

32. Roberto Talma

Director | O Profeta

Roberto Talma was born on April 29, 1949 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil as Roberto Talma Vieira. He was a director and producer, known for The Prophet (2006), Negócio da China (2008) and Agora é Que São Elas (2003). He was married to Maria Zilda Bethlem. He died on April 23, ...

33. Ary Barroso

Soundtrack | Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi

Ary Barroso was born on November 7, 1903 in Ubá, Minas Gerais, Brazil as Ary Evangelista Barroso. He died on February 9, 1964 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

34. Wilma Dias

Actress | Os Trapalhões na Guerra dos Planetas

Wilma Dias was born on April 20, 1954 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She was an actress, known for Os Trapalhões na Guerra dos Planetas (1978), Mulher Objeto (1981) and Profissão Mulher (1983). She died on April 10, 1991 in Rio de Janeiro.

35. Sebastião Vasconcelos

Actor | Inocência

Sebastião Vasconcelos was born on May 21, 1927 in Pocinhos, Paraíba, Brazil as Sebastião Vasconcelos Costa. He was an actor, known for Inocência (1983), Secrets of Sand (1993) and The Clone (2001). He was married to Vilma Costa. He died on July 15, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, ...

36. Garrincha

Actor | Exu-Piá, Coração de Macunaíma

Garrincha was born on October 28, 1933 in Magé, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Manoel Francisco dos Santos. He was an actor, known for Exu-Piá, Coração de Macunaíma (1986), Asa Branca: Um Sonho Brasileiro (1980) and O Preço da Vitória (1959). He was married to ...

37. Carlos Hugo Christensen

Director | A Intrusa

Born in Santiago del Estero, Argentina in 1914, Carlos Hugo Christensen is considered one of the most prolific filmmakers in Latin American history.

A pioneer in the film industry, his love of literature combined with a forward-thinking attitude towards sexuality, resulted in a unique point of view ...

38. Cleyde Yáconis

Actress | Torre de Babel

Cleyde Yáconis was born on November 14, 1923 in Pirassununga, São Paulo, Brazil as Cleyde Becker Yáconis. She was an actress, known for Torre de Babel (1998), Os inocentes (1974) and Paper Wedding Anniversary (2008). She was married to Stênio Garcia. She died on April 15, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, ...

39. Claudio Marzo

Actor | Pantanal

Claudio Marzo was born on September 26, 1940 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil as Cláudio da Silva Marzo. He was an actor and producer, known for Pantanal (1990), The Naked Man (1997) and Memories of Fear (1981). He was married to Neia Marzo, Betty Faria, Thaís de Andrade, Denise Dumont and Xuxa Lopes...

40. Dina Sfat

Actress | Saramandaia

Dina Sfat was born on October 28, 1938 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil as Dina Kutner de Souza. She was an actress, known for Saramandaia (1976), Of Gods and the Undead (1970) and The Brazilwood Man (1982). She was married to Paulo José. She died on March 20, 1989 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro,...

41. Esmeralda Barros

Actress | Eva, la Venere selvaggia

Esmeralda Barros was born on September 4, 1944 in Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil. She was an actress, known for King of Kong Island (1968), Presídio de Mulheres Violentadas (1977) and Django's Cut Price Corpses (1971). She died on October 10, 2019 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

43. John Casablancas

Self | Scratch the Surface

John Casablancas was born on December 12, 1942 in New York, USA. He was married to Aline Wermelinger, Jeanette Christjansen and Marie Christine. He died on July 20, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

44. João Gilberto

Soundtrack | V for Vendetta

João Gilberto was born on June 10, 1931 in Juazeiro, Bahia, Brazil as João Gilberto do Prado Pereira de Oliveira. He was married to Miúcha and Astrud Gilberto. He died on July 6, 2019 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

45. Odete Lara

Actress | O Jogo da Vida e da Morte

Odete Lara was born on April 17, 1929 in São Paulo, Brazil as Odete Righi Bertoluzzi. She was an actress and writer, known for O Jogo da Vida e da Morte (1972), Otto Lara Rezende ou... Bonitinha, Mas Ordinária (1963) and Men and Women (1964). She was married to Antonio Carlos da Fontoura and ...

46. Marcos Paulo

Director | Porto dos Milagres

Marcos Paulo was born on March 1, 1951 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil as Marcos Paulo Simões. He was an actor and director, known for Port of Miracles (2001), A Indomada (1997) and Começar de Novo (2004). He was married to Antônia Fontenelle, Flávia Alessandra, Renata Sorrah, Márcia Mendes ...

47. Elke Maravilha

Actress | Herdeiros do Solar the Usher

Elke Maravilha was born on February 22, 1945 in Leningrad, RSFSR, USSR as Elke Georgievna Grunnupp. She was an actress and costume designer, known for Herdeiros do Solar the Usher (1988), Elke Maravilha Contra o Homem Atômico (1978) and A Suprema Felicidade (2010). She was married to ...

48. Nelson Rodrigues

Writer | Gêmeas

Nelson Rodrigues was born on August 23, 1912 in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil. He was a writer and producer, known for Gêmeas (1999), O Homem Proibido (1982) and Os Sete Gatinhos (1980). He was married to Lucia Cruz Lima, Yolanda Camejo dos Santos and Elza Bretanha. He died on December 21, 1980 ...

49. Vinicius de Moraes

Soundtrack | V for Vendetta

Vinicius de Moraes was born on October 19, 1913 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Marcus Vinicius da Cruz de Mello Moraes. He was a composer, known for V for Vendetta (2005), The Nice Guys (2016) and Sneakers (1992). He was married to Gilda Quirós Mattoso, Marta Ibáñez, Gessi Gesse, ...

50. Ruth de Souza

Actress | Filhas do Vento

Ruth de Souza was born on May 12, 1921 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Ruth Pinto de Souza. She was an actress, known for Filhas do Vento (2004), Primavera (2018) and Pureza Proibida (1974). She died on July 28, 2019 in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro.


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