Death Place Matching "Portland, Oregon, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Katherine Woodville

Actress | Star Trek

Katherine Woodville was born on March 12, 1938 in Ewell, England as Rosemary Henn Woodville Mason. She was an actress, known for Star Trek: The Original Series (1966), Mission: Impossible (1966) and The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1960). She was married to Edward Albert, Jerrold Freedman and Patrick ...

2. Jon Paul Steuer

Actor | Grace Under Fire

Jon Paul "JP" Steuer began his acting career at age 4, and it was clear even then that here was a natural entertainer. Born and raised in Escondido, California, Jon made his acting debut on the television series Day by Day (1988), on which he played the role of Scotty Gilbert. He appeared on Star ...

3. Mayo Methot

Actress | Jimmy the Gent

Mayo Methot was born on March 3, 1904 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for Jimmy the Gent (1934), Virtue (1932) and Counsellor at Law (1933). She was married to Humphrey Bogart, Percy Tredegar Morgan Jr. and John M. La Mond. She died on June 9, 1951 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

4. Luke Askew

Actor | Easy Rider

Tall and rangy, usually sporting long mangy hair, and frequently projecting a strong and intense on-screen presence, character actor Luke Askew made a potent and lasting impression playing a substantial volume of mean and fearsome villains in both motion pictures and television shows alike in a ...

5. Don Borisenko

Actor | The Psychopath

Canadian performer who was seen in films and television from late 1950s to the 1970s. Called "the Canadian James Dean", after appearing in several features with success, Borisenko went to England where he had starring roles in two films by fellow Canadians: Sidney J. Furie's wartime melodrama "...

6. Lyle Alzado

Actor | Destroyer

Former NFL defensive linesman who played with the Cleveland Browns, Oakland Raiders and Denver Broncos from 1971 through to 1991. Alzado amassed a string of prestigious achievements in his NFL career including being named ABC's 1977 Defensive Player of The Year and Defensive Linesman of the Year, ...

7. Stanley Fafara

Actor | Leave It to Beaver

In 1957, seven-year-old Stanley Fafara's mother took him to an open casting call for a new television series about a suburban family entitled "Leave It To Beaver." He had been working in commercials and television westerns since the age of four, and was somewhat of an old hand at auditions. He ...

8. Boris Sagal

Director | The Omega Man

Boris Sagal was born on October 18, 1923 in Yekaterinoslav, Ukrainian SSR, USSR as Bernard Louis Sagal. He was a director and writer, known for The Ωmega Man (1971), The Name of the Game (1968) and Rich Man, Poor Man (1976). He was married to Marge Champion and Sara Macon. He died on May 22, ...

9. Art Balinger

Actor | The Towering Inferno

Art Balinger was born on February 1, 1915 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Arthur Brent Ballinger. He was an actor, known for The Towering Inferno (1974), G.E. True (1962) and 77 Sunset Strip (1958). He died on June 10, 2011 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

10. Jack Buetel

Actor | The Outlaw

Jack Buetel was born on September 5, 1917 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Jack Allender Beutel. He was an actor, known for The Outlaw (1943), Best of the Badmen (1951) and Jesse James' Women (1954). He was married to Joann Jensen, Gloria Jean Bailey, Jill Meredith and Creatha Browning. He died on June 27,...

11. Anne Benton

Actress | Men Into Space

Anne Benton was born on October 29, 1932 in Albany, New York, USA as Anne Christine Benson. She was an actress, known for Men Into Space (1959), Checkmate (1960) and Law of the Plainsman (1959). She was married to Bernard McDonald. She died on November 8, 2005 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

12. Melissa Clayton

Actress | House IV

Melissa Clayton was born on July 12, 1972 in Aspen, Colorado, USA as Melissa Gail Clayton. She was an actress, known for House IV (1992), A Child Lost Forever: The Jerry Sherwood Story (1992) and Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993). She was married to John Tydlaska. She died on May 12, 2017 in ...

13. Tim Sampson

Stunts | The Man Who Wasn't There

Tim Sampson was born on October 25, 1956 in Okmulgee, Oklahoma. He is known for his work on The Man Who Wasn't There (1983), Fighting Back (1982) and Shadowhunter (1993). He died on July 7, 2019 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

14. John Callahan

Writer | Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot

John Callahan was born on February 5, 1951 in Portland, Oregon, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot (2018), Quads! (2001) and I Think I Was an Alcoholic (1993). He died on July 24, 2010 in Portland.

15. Reid Shelton

Actor | 1st & Ten

Reid Shelton was born on October 7, 1924 in Salem, Oregon, USA. He was an actor, known for 1st & Ten (1984), Remington Steele (1982) and St. Elsewhere (1982). He died on June 8, 1997 in Portland, Oregon.

16. Will Vinton

Producer | Claymation Easter

Will Vinton was born on November 17, 1947 in McMinnville, Oregon, USA as William Gale Vinton. He was a producer and director, known for Claymation Easter (1992), Martin the Cobbler (1977) and Moonwalker (1988). He was married to Gillian Allred and Susan Shadburne. He died on October 4, 2018 in ...

17. George Bruns

Soundtrack | Babes in Toyland

Born in Oregon in 1914, George Bruns was the son of a sawmill worker. He took music lessons as a child, becoming proficient on the piano, tuba and trombone. He attended Oregon State Agricultural College, and in order to pay tuition he played in the ROTC band. Deciding on a musical career, he left ...

18. Shelley Beattie

Actress | Hot Shots! Part Deux

Shelley Ann Beattie was born in Orange County, California, where she at the age of three suffered from severe hearing loss due to overdose of aspirins; the overdose caused her to lose all her ability to hear in one ear and reduced her ability to hear by thirty percent in the other. This event ...

19. Charles Briles

Actor | Petticoat Junction

Charles Briles was born on December 17, 1945 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Petticoat Junction (1963), The Big Valley (1965) and The Trouble with Girls (1969). He was married to Kathy Briles. He died on June 12, 2016 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

20. Ursula K. Le Guin

Writer | Gedo senki

Ursula K. Le Guin was born on October 21, 1929 in Berkeley, California, USA as Ursula Kroeber. She is known for her work on Tales from Earthsea (2006), The Lathe of Heaven (1980) and The Telling. She was married to Charles A. Le Guin. She died on January 22, 2018 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

21. Shell Kepler

Actress | General Hospital

Shell Kepler was born on October 5, 1958 in Painesville, Ohio, USA as Michelle Alaine Kepler. She was an actress, known for General Hospital (1963), Port Charles (1997) and The Great American Girl Robbery (1979). She was married to Robert DeSantis and Kenny Ryback. She died on February 1, 2008 in ...

22. Gill Dennis

Writer | Walk the Line

Gill Dennis was born on January 25, 1941 in Charlottesville, Virginia, USA as James Gill Dennis. He was a writer, known for Walk the Line (2005), Without Evidence (1995) and On My Own (1991). He was married to Kristen Peckinpah and Elizabeth Hartman. He died on May 13, 2015 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

23. Mitch Mitchell

Actor | The Groundstar Conspiracy

Mitch Mitchell was born on July 9, 1947 in Ealing, Middlesex, England as John Mitchell. He is known for his work on The Groundstar Conspiracy (1972), Jennings at School (1958) and The Unholy Rollers (1972). He died on November 12, 2008 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

24. Vern Taylor

Actor | Harry and the Hendersons

Vern Taylor was born on August 15, 1932 in San Francisco, California, USA as Vernon Scott Taylor Jr. He was an actor, known for Harry and the Hendersons (1987), An Officer and a Gentleman (1982) and Frances (1982). He died on May 5, 2004 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

26. Marie Selland

Actress | Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Marie Selland was born on October 22, 1927 in Happy Valley, California, USA as Cecilia Marie Selland. She was an actress, known for Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956), The Westerner (1960) and Without Evidence (1995). She was married to Tom Taylor and Sam Peckinpah. She died on October 28, 2006 ...

27. Danny Simon

Writer | The Kraft Music Hall

Danny Simon was a comedy writer, who together with his brother, Neil Simon, wrote for such classic 1950s television series as Your Show of Shows (1950). It was Danny who mentored his younger sibling and nicknamed him "Doc". They worked together in radio in the late 1940s and then in television, a ...

28. Art Barr

Actor | Immortal Combat

Art Barr was born in 1967 in Portland, Oregon. He was the son of professional wrestler Ferrin Barr, or Dandy Sandy. Barr grew up in Portland in & around the wrestling scene. He started wrestling around Oregon in the early 80s, and was mentored by the legendary 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper. He created a ...

29. Bob Amsberry

Actor | The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of the Ghost Farm

Bob Amsberry was born in Boring, Oregon. He worked as a radio disc jockey for KEX in Portland for eight years before getting his chance in television almost by accident. Bob was brought to Hollywood by Walt Disney to write songs for The Mickey Mouse Club (1955). He did so well that when the time ...

30. James Whitcomb Brougher Sr.

Self | You Bet Your Life

James Whitcomb Brougher Sr. was born in 1870 in Jefferson, Indiana, USA. He was married to Margaret Townsend Wood and Corinna S. Morse. He died on November 10, 1967 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

31. Francisco Reynders

Actor | Grandpa's Magical Toys

Francisco "Frans" Reynders was an active and highly-regarded mime, theatrical designer and fine artist. Growing up in The Netherlands, he eventually moved to the United States, first living in New York City. He later moved to Portland, Oregon where he taught at Lewis and Clark College and founded ...

32. Homer Groening

Director | A Study in Wet

Homer Groening was born on December 30, 1919 in Main Centre, Saskatchewan, Canada as Homer Philip Groening. He was a director and producer, known for A Study in Wet (1964), The Story (1969) and Linfield Revisited (1973). He was married to Margaret Wiggum. He died on March 15, 1996 in Portland, ...

33. Frank Alten

Actor | Manhunt of Mystery Island

Frank Alten was born on July 5, 1907 in Vienna, Austria as Franz Altenburg. He was an actor, known for Manhunt of Mystery Island (1945), Escape to Glory (1940) and The Man Called X (1956). He died on July 16, 1988 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

34. Marian Anderson

Soundtrack | The Great Debaters

Marian Anderson was born on February 27, 1897, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was the first of three sisters in the family. Her father, named John Anderson, was a salesman at a railroad station. Her mother, named Anna Anderson, was a schoolteacher. From the age of six, Anderson sang in the ...

35. Ernest Haycox

Writer | Stagecoach

Haycox is the writer most often credited with raising western fiction up from the pulps into the mainstream; his influence on other writers of western fiction cannot be overestimated. He was a prolific writer, with almost three hundred short stories and more than twenty novels to his credit, and is...

36. James Burr Johnson

Writer | One Day at a Time

James Burr Johnson was born on March 24, 1933 in Portland Oregon, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for One Day at a Time (1975), Mannix (1967) and The Greatest American Hero (1981). He died on November 5, 2000 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

37. Michelle Gaudreau

Actress | Guns on the Clackamas: A Documentary

Michelle Gaudreau was born on November 23, 1963 in Biloxi, Mississippi, USA. She was an actress, known for Guns on the Clackamas: A Documentary (1995), The 11th Hour (1995) and Dream a Little Evil (1990). She died on April 13, 2014 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

38. Patti Paget

Actress | Anything for Money

Patti Paget was born on July 3, 1925. She was an actress, known for Anything for Money (1967), The Love Merchant (1966) and Buxom Beautease (1956). She died on July 1, 1983 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

39. Ralph Carney

Music Department | Night on Earth

Ralph Carney was born on January 23, 1956 in Akron, Ohio, USA. He died on December 16, 2017 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

40. Mike Howden

Actor | Star Trek

Mike Howden was born on July 4, 1932 in London, England as Michael Richard Howden. He was an actor, known for Star Trek: The Original Series (1966), Mannix (1967) and Custer (1967). He died on October 4, 2010 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

41. Richard A. Berk

Actor | Raging Bull

Richard A. Berk was born on May 22, 1939 in San Francisco, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Raging Bull (1980), New York, New York (1977) and Those Mad, Mad Moviemakers (1974). He was married to Roberta. He died on February 8, 2014 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

42. Bob Comfort

Writer | The Best of Times

Bob Comfort was born on September 17, 1940. He was a writer and producer, known for The Best of Times (1983), Good Luck (1996) and Just Our Luck (1983). He died on January 8, 2010 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

43. Lawrencia Bembenek

Writer | Woman on the Run: The Lawrencia Bembenek Story

Lawrencia Bembenek was born on August 15, 1958 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Lawrencia Ann Bembenek. She was a writer, known for Woman on Trial: The Lawrencia Bembenek Story (1993), On the Case with Paula Zahn (2009) and Used Innocence (1989). She was married to Martin Dale Carson and Elfred Otto...

45. Cody Curtis

Self | How to Die in Oregon

A longtime resident of Portland, Oregon. Raised in Idaho and attended the University of Idaho. Graduate of The Harvard School of Business. Administrator at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge and the Bio-Informatics Center, Portland.

Her community interests included restoring ...

46. Russ Fast

Actor | Dr. Giggles

Russ Fast was born on July 19, 1947 in Pasco, Washington as Russell George Fast. He was an actor, known for Dr. Giggles (1992), Nowhere Man (1995) and The Temp (1993). He died on February 20, 2019 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

47. Robert Schoenhut

Camera Department | Mystery Men

Cinematographer Bob Schoenhut learned many years ago how to scout a location, get in with all his gear, get the shot, and get out. But he didn't gain such experience on the set of any motion picture or television program. He learned it in the Marines during combat training in the '60s. The ...

48. Ron Myron

Actor | Ring of Fire

Ron Myron was born on April 7, 1908 in Portland, Oregon, USA as William Myron Cox. He was an actor, known for Ring of Fire (1961). He died on November 8, 1978 in Portland.

49. Richard Walsh

Actor | Highway Patrol

Richard Walsh was born on November 2, 1922 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Highway Patrol (1955), The Silent Service (1957) and Northern Patrol (1953). He died on January 2, 1995 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

50. Louis Sonney

Producer | Hell-A-Vision

Louis Sonney was born in 1888 in Bellingham, Washington, USA. He is known for his work on Hell-A-Vision (1936), Capital Punishment (1925) and You Can't Beat the Rap! (1936). He was married to Dorothy K. Sonney. He died on June 25, 1949 in Portland, Oregon, USA.


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