Birth Place Matching "Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK" (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Writer | The Rebel
James Bernard Fagan was born the son of Sir John Fagan, consulting surgeon to the Belfast Royal Hospital. Though he started his career as an actor, debuting on 13 October 1895, he changed direction in 1899, when he turned to writing for the theatre and premiered his first play, "The Rebels". Many ...
Writer | The World's Champion
Thomas Louden was born on September 3, 1874 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK. He was an actor and writer, known for The World's Champion (1922), The Corn Is Green (1945) and The Masked Marvel (1943). He died on March 15, 1948 in Hollywood, California, USA.
7. Una O'Connor
Actress | Bride of Frankenstein
Delightful character actress who held her own against such acting heavyweights as Charles Laughton, Boris Karloff, Tyrone Power, Barbara Stanwyck, and Sydney Greenstreet. Often cast by studio heads as comic relief thanks to her thick Irish accent and rubber-faced expressions, most notably in ...
Actor | Breakdown
Norman Rainey was born on April 28, 1888 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK as William Morison. He was an actor, known for Breakdown (1952), The Ford Television Theatre (1952) and Your Favorite Story (1953). He died on September 10, 1960 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
10. Harold Siddons
Actor | A Night to Remember
Harold Siddons was born on September 17, 1922 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as Henry William Harold Siddons. He was an actor, known for A Night to Remember (1958), The Baby and the Battleship (1956) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He died on November 4, 1963 in England.
11. 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 ...
12. Albert Sharpe
Albert Sharpe was born on April 15, 1885 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK. He was an actor, known for Darby O'Gill and the Little People (1959), Royal Wedding (1951) and Brigadoon (1954). He died on February 13, 1970 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
13. Thelma Percy
Actress | The Vanishing Dagger
Thelma Percy was born in Belfast, Ireland. She was the sister of Eileen Percy, but never achieved the success her older sister did. While her sister appeared in 61 films, Thelma had only four. In 1920, she was in THE BEGGAR PRINCE, THE VANISHING DAGGER, and WOLF TRACKS. She was in SEVEN YEARS BAD ...
14. St. John Ervine
Writer | The First Mrs. Fraser
St. John Ervine was born on December 28, 1883 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK as St. John Greer Ervine. He was a writer, known for The First Mrs. Fraser (1932), Du bist die Richtige (1955) and Boyd's Shop (1960). He was married to Leonora Mary Davis. He died on January 24, 1971 in ...
15. Eileen Percy
Actress | The Husband Hunter
Eileen Percy was born in Belfast, Ireland on August 21, 1900. She got an early start in films when she landed the role of Ethel Forsythe in 1917's Down to Earth (1917). She was barely 17 years old. Eileen was kept busy as the twenties rolled in with roles in The Third Eye (1920), Why Trust Your ...
17. Moyna MacGill
Actress | The Picture of Dorian Gray
Moyna MacGill was born on December 10, 1895 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK as Charlotte Lilian McIldowie. She was an actress, known for The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945), The Twilight Zone (1959) and Miriam Rozella (1924). She was married to Edgar Isaac Lansbury and Reginald Denham....
19. Austin Trevor
Actor | The Red Shoes
Austin Trevor was born on October 8, 1897 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK as Claude Austin Trevor Schilsky. He was an actor, known for The Red Shoes (1948), Dark Journey (1937) and Black Coffee (1931). He was married to Violet Clowes. He died on January 21, 1978 in Bury St. Edmunds, ...
22. Sam Kydd
Actor | Crane
Sam was a very well known, un-sung, British Actor from 1946 to his death in 1982. He was originally born in Northern Ireland but came over to London England as a boy with his mother and her brothers, setting up home in Bayswater, then Shepherd's Bush, then Chiswick. He was sent to Dunstable school....
23. Larry Burns
Actor | Scott of the Antarctic
Larry Burns was born on July 1, 1911 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK as Henry Galway Burns. He was an actor, known for Scott of the Antarctic (1948), Dentist in the Chair (1960) and The Avengers (1961). He died on December 27, 1983 in London, England.
24. Siobhan McKenna
Actress | Doctor Zhivago
Siobhan McKenna was born on May 24, 1923 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as Siobhan Giollamhuire Mac Cionnaith. She was an actress, known for Doctor Zhivago (1965), King of Kings (1961) and Of Human Bondage (1964). She was married to Denis O'Dea. She died on November 16, 1986 in Dublin, Ireland.
25. Stewart Parker
Writer | Theatre Night
Stewart Parker was born in Sydenham, a suburb of East Belfast, to a Unionist family. He described his childhood as "plagued by ill health" and it was illness that caused him to fail his 11-plus (the exam which qualified British schoolchildren for grammar school where they would be groomed for ...
26. Eithne Dunne
Actress | Pride and Prejudice
Eithne Dunne was born in 1917 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. She was an actress, known for Pride and Prejudice (1967), Shake Hands with the Devil (1959) and Love's Labour's Lost (1965). She was married to Gerard Healy. She died on December 22, 1988 in London, England.
27. J.G. Devlin
Actor | Far and Away
J.G. Devlin was born on October 8, 1907 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK as James Gerard Devlin. He was an actor, known for Far and Away (1992), Darby O'Gill and the Little People (1959) and The Raggedy Rawney (1988). He was married to Veen. He died on October 17, 1991 in Belfast, ...
29. Ivor Mills
Writer | Home At Four-Thirty
Ivor Mills was born on December 7, 1929 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He was a writer and producer, known for Home At Four-Thirty (1964), Music on 2 (1965) and One Point of View (1971). He was married to Muriel Hay. He died on May 30, 1996 in London, England.
Jackie Blanchflower is a Northern Irish footballer. He graduated from Manchester United's youth system and played for the club on 117 occasions, winning two league titles, before his career was cut short due to injuries sustained in the Munich air disaster. He was capped 12 times at senior level by...
34. Brian Moore
Writer | Black Robe
Brian Moore was born on August 25, 1921 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He was a writer and producer, known for Black Robe (1991), Torn Curtain (1966) and The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne (1987). He was married to Jean Denney and Jacqueline Scully. He died on January 11, 1999 in Malibu, California...
Actor | Time Bandits
He began acting in a small theatre called Unity Theatre, Mornington Crescent, London from the late 1950s - 196os.
He died in Regents Park Road outside sheltered accommodation where he had been staying after suffering a heart attack.a few years previously.
He had been invited to speak to a Star Wars ...
36. James White
38. Chuck Faulkner
Actor | Division 4
Chuck Faulkner was born on October 21, 1922 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as Charles Stephen Faulkner. He was an actor and writer, known for Division 4 (1969), Mad Dog Morgan (1976) and Homicide (1964). He was married to Julie Faulkner and Essie Faulkner. He died on December 4, 2000 in Virginia ...
39. David McWilliams
Soundtrack | Gold
Singer/songwriter David McWilliams was born on July 4, 1945 in the Cregagh area of Belfast, Ireland. The only child of Sam and Molly McWilliams, David moved with his family to Ballymena when he was three years old. McWilliams attended both the Model School and the Ballymena Technical School. ...
Producer | A Night to Remember
William MacQuitty was born on May 15, 1905 in Belfast, Ireland [now Northern Ireland], UK. He was a producer and production manager, known for A Night to Remember (1958), Underworld Informers (1963) and The Beachcomber (1954). He was married to Betty Bastin. He died on February 5, 2004 in London, ...
45. George Best
Actor | Dream Team
George Best is a Northern Irish professional footballer who played as a winger, spending most of his club career at Manchester United. Named European Footballer of the Year in 1968, he is regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. A highly skillful winger, considered by several pundits to...
46. Tony Banks
Actor | Solitaire for 2
Tony Banks was born on April 8, 1942 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as Anthony Louis Banks. He was an actor, known for Solitaire for 2 (1994), The London Programme (1975) and Drop the Dead Donkey (1990). He was married to Sally Jones. He died on January 8, 2006 in Fort Myers, Florida, USA.
47. Billy McComb
Actor | Lord of Illusions
Billy McComb was born on April 12, 1922 in Belfast, Northern Ireland as William Henry McComb. He was an actor, known for Lord of Illusions (1995), The Magical World of Disney (1954) and Police Patrol (1965). He was married to June Merlin. He died on April 30, 2006 in Los Angeles, California, USA.