Death Place Matching "Dallas, Texas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Ron Lester
Actor | Varsity Blues
Ron Lester gained celebrity status at an early stage in his career, but his draw in Hollywood seemed to be based on one physical characteristic: his weight. Obese since 5 years old, by the time he was 30 years old, Ron weighed 508 pounds. Hollywood hired him as the lovable fat kid but his health ...
Actress | Written on the Wind
The blonde, sultry, dreamy-eyed beauty of Dorothy Malone, who was born in Chicago, Illinois, took some time before it made an impact with American film-going audiences. But once she did, she played it for all it was worth in her one chance Academy Award-winning "bad girl" performance, a role quite ...
3. Ward Bond
Actor | The Quiet Man
Gruff, burly American character actor. Born in 1903 in Benkelman, Nebraska (confirmed by Social Security records; sources stating 1905 or Denver, Colorado are in error.) Bond grew up in Denver, the son of a lumberyard worker. He attended the University of Southern California, where he got work as ...
4. Larry Hagman
Actor | Dallas
The son of a legendary actress (Mary Martin) and a district attorney, Larry Martin Hagman was born on September 21, 1931 in Fort Worth, Texas. After his parents' divorce, he moved to Los Angeles, California to live with his grandmother. When he was 12, his grandmother died and he moved back to his ...
5. Greer Garson
Actress | Mrs. Miniver
Eileen Evelyn Greer Garson was born on September 29, 1904 in London, England, to Nancy Sophia (Greer) and George Garson, a commercial clerk. She was of Scottish and Ulster-Scots descent. Her childhood was a normal if not non-descript life. Greer showed no early signs of interest in becoming an ...
Actor | Black Robe
August Schellenberg was born on July 25, 1936 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada as August Werner Schellenberg. He was an actor and director, known for Black Robe (1991), The New World (2005) and Free Willy (1993). He was married to Joan Karasevich. He died on August 15, 2013 in Dallas, Texas, USA.
7. Lily Pons
Soundtrack | I Dream Too Much
Of Italian and French ancestry, the famed coloratura was born Alice Josephine Pons near Cannes, France in 1898. She studied the piano as a child and entered the Paris Conservatoire at age 13. Fragile health and the outbreak of World War I interrupted her education. She began appearing again in ...
Actress | The Dead Pool
Ronnie Claire Edwards was born on February 9, 1933 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. She was an actress, known for The Dead Pool (1988), The Waltons (1971) and The American Parade (1974). She was married to Bill Record. She died on June 14, 2016 in Dallas, Texas, USA.
Actor | Lady of Burlesque
His five brothers all became policemen, encouraged on by their father, but Hartford-born Irish-American Michael O'Shea defied family tradition and turned to acting. Born on March 17, 1906, Michael dropped out of school at age 12 and went the vaudeville route, touring with his boxing idol Jack ...
10. John F. Kennedy
Writer | Profiles in Courage
John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born on May 29, 1917 in Brookline, Massachusetts, to Rose Kennedy (née Rose Elizabeth Fitzgerald) and Joseph P. Kennedy. John was named after his maternal grandfather, John "HoneyFitz" Fitzgerald, the mayor of Boston. John was very ill as a child and was given the last ...
11. Clark Gable III
Actor | Sunset at Dawn
Clark Gable III (born Clark James Gable, September 20, 1988) was an American actor and model. Gable started modeling at the age of five. He modeled for many designers including Prada, Chrome Hearts, Disney and the iconic Converse "Classics" campaign. Gable appeared in numerous music videos ...
12. Carroll Shelby
Carroll Shelby was born on January 11, 1923 in Leesburg, Texas, USA as Carroll Hall Shelby. He is known for his work on Grand Prix (1966), Formula 1 (1950) and Flying the Feathered Edge: The Bob Hoover Project (2014). He was married to Cleo, Helena Dahl, Cynthia Psaros, Jan Harrison, Jeanne Fields ...
14. Bill Thurman
Actor | Silverado
Character actor Bill Thurman was born on November 4, 1920 in Texas. A large, rugged, stocky man with a hard, lined, puffy face, a deep, twangy, amicable voice, a strong, bulky build, and a charmingly low-key and down-to-earth unaffected natural screen presence, Thurman often portrayed police ...
16. Leon White
Actor | Fist of the North Star
Leon White was born on May 14, 1955 in Lynwood, California, USA as Leon Allen White. He was an actor, known for Fist of the North Star (1995), Baywatch (1989) and WCW Saturday Night (1985). He was married to Debra Rankin. He died on June 18, 2018 in Dallas, Texas, USA.
17. L.M. Kit Carson
Writer | The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
L.M. Kit Carson was a talented and versatile Texan writer, actor and producer whose career has taken a diverse and always interesting course. He was born in Dallas, to Louise (Roche) and Minor Lee Carson. His first appearance was the lead in the acclaimed David Holzman's Diary (1967). He moved into...
18. Ed Blaylock
Actor | Shinobi
Ed Blaylock was born on September 6, 1952 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Thomas Edwin Blaylock Jr. He is known for his work on Shinobi: Heart Under Blade (2005), Fullmetal Alchemist the Movie: Conqueror of Shamballa (2005) and Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009). He died on April 19, 2017 in Dallas.
19. Meri Welles
Actress | The Little Shop of Horrors
Meri Welles was born on February 27, 1937 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Mary Janet Carsey. She was an actress, known for The Little Shop of Horrors (1960), The Pink Panther (1963) and Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955). She was married to Michael M. Moses, Mel Welles and Gene Arthur Cates. She died on ...
20. Virginia Gumm
Actress | The Wedding of Jack and Jill
Virginia Susanne Gumm was born in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, as Dorothy Virginia Gumm. She was an accomplished talented performer, an actress, known for La Fiesta de Santa Barbara (1935), The Wedding of Jack and Jill (1930), and The Harvey Girls (1946). She was a member of the Gumm Sisters, along ...
22. Pat Summerall
Self | The Replacements
Pat Summerall was born on May 10, 1930 in Lake City, Florida, USA as George Allen Summerall. He was an actor, known for The Replacements (2000), Black Sunday (1977) and The Simpsons (1989). He was married to Cherilyn Burns and Katharine Elliott Jacobs. He died on April 16, 2013 in Dallas, Texas, ...
23. John Gary
Soundtrack | The Danny Kaye Show
Composer and singer; started as vocalist with Don McNeill's 'Breakfast Club' for two years. He was a salvage diver, and later a New Orleans radio singer, featured also in night clubs. He has made many records. He joined ASCAP in 1960 and composed: "Life of My Life"; "Forget It"; "Where Did You Go ...
26. Brice Armstrong
Brice is a small time Texas actor who grew up in the city of Dallas. He didn't get his big breakthrough until he became a voice actor for Funimation when they first started on their own English version for Dragon Ball Z & Dragon Ball. For one decade Brice has provided voice work for several ...
Writer | Frontline
Alleged assassin of President John F. Kennedy, son of Marguerite Frances Claverie Oswald. He never knew his father, Robert Edward Lee Oswald, who had died 2 months before his birth of a heart attack. Oswald had 1 older full brother and another half-brother (from his mother's first marriage). Young ...
29. Mickey Mantle
Actor | Safe at Home!
Mickey Charles Mantle was born in Spavinaw, Oklahoma, on October 20, 1931, the son of a minor-league player who never made it to the big leagues and named him after Major Leaguer Mickey Cochrane. Mickey's father and grandfather -- who also never made it to the majors -- taught him how to play ...
30. Richard Condon
Writer | Prizzi's Honor
Richard Condon was born on March 18, 1915 in New York City, New York, USA as Richard Thomas Condon. He is known for his work on Prizzi's Honor (1985), The Manchurian Candidate (1962) and The Manchurian Candidate (2004). He was married to Evelyn Hunt. He died on April 9, 1996 in Dallas, Texas, USA.
33. The Stick
Actor | Student Bodies
The Stick was an extremely thin and zany comic actor who alas had a regrettably brief career in films and television. The Stick was born Patrick Boone Varnell on January 22, 1941 in Lawton, Oklahoma. Varnell graduated from Ardmore High School in Ardmore, Oklahoma in 1960. Patrick gave a ...
35. S.F. Brownrigg
Director | Don't Hang Up
Do-It-Yourself Texas regional independent filmmaker S.F. Brownrigg might have only made a handful of highly distinctive and peculiar low-budget horror exploitation pictures, but he nonetheless carved out his own singular little niche with his small, yet unique and impressive body of cinematic work....
36. Dorothy Seastrom
Actress | Fifth Avenue Models
Dorothy Seastrom was born on March 16, 1903 in Texas, USA as Dorothy Susan Seastrunk. She was an actress, known for Fifth Avenue Models (1925), Pretty Ladies (1925) and It Must Be Love (1926). She was married to Francis Corby. She died on January 31, 1930 in Dallas, Texas.
38. Robert Magruder
Actor | Ookami kodomo no Ame to Yuki
Robert Magruder was born on April 12, 1932 in Houston, Texas, USA as Robert Olin Magruder. He was an actor, known for Wolf Children (2012), Soul Eater (2008) and Five Days from Home (1978). He was married to Patsy Ruth Turrentine. He died on January 2, 2015 in Dallas, Texas.
39. Clarence Stroud
Actor | Ace of Aces
Clarence Stroud was born on March 27, 1907 in Kaufman, Texas, USA as Clarence Grigsby Stroud. He was an actor, known for Ace of Aces (1933), Twincuplets (1940) and The Arrow Show (1948). He was married to Ann McCormack, Betty Alys Linde, Dora Beth Dodge and Betty Wheeler. He died on August 15, 1973...
42. Jack Ruby
Jack Ruby was born on March 25, 1911 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Jacob Leon Rubenstein. He died on January 3, 1967 in Dallas, Texas, USA.
43. Abraham Zapruder
Director | The Zapruder Film - Now on Blu-Ray!
Abraham Zapruder was born on May 15, 1905 in Kowel, Poland, Russian Empire. He is known for his work on The Midnight Show: The Zapruder Film - Now on Blu-Ray! (2010), Zapruder Film of Kennedy Assassination (1970) and JFK (1991). He was married to Lillian. He died on August 30, 1970 in Dallas, Texas...
44. Gordon McLendon
Actor | The Killer Shrews
Gordon McLendon was born on June 8, 1921 in Paris, Texas, USA as Gordon Barton McLendon. He was a producer and actor, known for The Killer Shrews (1959), Victory (1981) and The Giant Gila Monster (1959). He was married to Susan Stafford and Anna Gray (Gay) Noe. He died on September 14, 1986 in Lake...
46. Arthur C. Pierce
Writer | Women of the Prehistoric Planet
Arthur C. Pierce was born on September 8, 1923. He was a writer and director, known for Women of the Prehistoric Planet (1966), The Human Duplicators (1965) and The Astral Factor (1978). He died on November 17, 1987 in Dallas, Texas, USA.
48. Martin Jurow
Producer | Breakfast at Tiffany's
Martin Jurow was born on December 14, 1911 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was a producer, known for Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961), The Pink Panther (1963) and Terms of Endearment (1983). He was married to Erin-Jo Guinn. He died on February 12, 2004 in Dallas, Texas, USA.
49. Ross Perot
Actor | Talking with David Frost
Perot was born on June 27, 1930, in Texarkana, Texas, to an impoverished family. He was the son of Lula May (Ray), a secretary, and Gabriel Ross Perot, who worked in cotton contracts. He started working various odd jobs at age seven. In 1949, Perot was admitted to the United States Naval Academy (...