Death Place Matching "Kensington, London, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Margaret Lockwood

Actress | The Lady Vanishes

Karachi-born Margaret Lockwood, daughter of a British colonial railway clerk, was educated in London and studied to be an actress at the Italia Conti Drama School. Her first moment on stage came at the age of 12, when she played a fairy in "A Midsummer Night's Dream" in 1928. She had a bit part in ...

2. Freddie Mercury

Soundtrack | Flash Gordon

Freddie Mercury was born on the Tanzanian island of Zanzibar. His parents, Bomi and Jer Bulsara, sent him off to a private school in India, from 1955 til 1963. In 1964, he and his family flew to England. In 1966 he started his education at the Ealing College of Art, where he graduated in 1969. He ...

3. Gordon Jackson

Actor | The Great Escape

Gordon Cameron Jackson was born on December 19, 1923, in Glasgow, Scotland, the youngest of five children, whose father taught painting in the city. His interest in acting began during his school years, when he took part in many amateur productions. This led to him being spotted by the BBC, and ...

4. Michael Winner

Director | Death Wish

Winner was an only child, born in Hampstead, London, England, to Helen (née Zlota) and George Joseph Winner (1910-1975), a company director. His family was Jewish; his mother was Polish and his father of Russian extraction. Following his father's death, Winner's mother gambled recklessly and sold ...

5. Hugh Griffith

Actor | Ben-Hur

Enjoyably larger-than-life character actor Hugh Emrys Griffith was born in Marianglas, Anglesey, North Wales, to Mary (Williams) and William Griffith. Griffith left the world of banking (having been employed as a teller) after winning a scholarship to study acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic ...

6. Allan Cuthbertson

Actor | The Guns of Navarone

Cuthbertson arrived in Britain in 1947, and appeared shortly thereafter as Romeo in Romeo and Juliet at the Boltons. In London's West End, he appeared as Laertes in Hamlet, Aimwell in The Beaux Stratagem, and Octavius Robinson in Man & Superman, among many other roles.

7. Hattie Jacques

Actress | Carry on Again Doctor

Best known for playing Matron--as in "Ooh, Matron!"--in four films: Carry on Nurse (1959), Carry on Doctor (1967), Carry on Again Doctor (1969) and, of course Carry on Matron (1972). Key roles included: Grace Short in Carry on Teacher (1959), Sophie Bliss in Carry on Loving (1970) and Peggy Hawkins...

8. Irene Handl

Actress | The Italian Job

English character actress best known for her many portrayals of feisty cockney types, ranging from barmaids to landladies, charwomen to cooks. Unlike her working class screen personae, Irene's parentage was quite cosmopolitan, her father (Frederick) a Viennese banker, her mother (Maria) a French ...

9. Jill Bennett

Actress | For Your Eyes Only

Jill Bennett was born on December 24, 1931 in Penang, Malaysia. She was an actress and writer, known for For Your Eyes Only (1981), The Nanny (1965) and Moulin Rouge (1952). She was previously married to John Osborne and Willis Hall. She died on October 4, 1990 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

10. Charles Crichton

Director | A Fish Called Wanda

Director Charles Crichton's film career began as an editor in 1935 with Alexander Korda's London Films, and in that capacity he worked on such productions as Sanders of the River (1935), Things to Come (1936) and Elephant Boy (1937) (which introduced Sabu to movie audiences). He soon left London ...

11. Richard Wattis

Actor | Hobson's Choice

A balding, bespectacled, bird-like British comic actor, Richard Wattis was an invaluable asset to any UK comedy film or TV programme for nearly thirty years. Much associated with the Eric Sykes TV series for the latter part of his career. He was often seen in officious roles, such as snooty shop ...

12. Leslie Grantham

Actor | EastEnders

Leslie Grantham was born on April 30, 1947 in Camberwell, London, England, UK. He was an actor and producer, known for EastEnders (1985), The Uninvited (1997) and Doctor Who (1963). He was previously married to Jane Laurie. He died on June 15, 2018 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

13. Ernest Thesiger

Actor | Bride of Frankenstein

Although he made nearly 60 films in a 50-year acting career, it is for the two he made with director James Whale that Ernest Thesiger will be best remembered. Born Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger in London on January 15, 1879, he was the grandson of the first Baron of Chelmsford. Educated at ...

14. Wilfrid Lawson

Actor | Pygmalion

A scene stealing actor of lugubrious countenance, Wilfrid Lawson (born Wilfrid Worsnop) made his debut on the stage in "Trilby" at the Pier Pavilion in Brighton at the age of 16. He served as a pilot in the RAF during the final months of World War I, before resuming his theatrical career, becoming ...

15. Hilary Minster

Actor | 'Allo 'Allo!

Hilary Minster was born on March 21, 1944 in Surrey, England, UK. He was an actor and writer, known for 'Allo 'Allo! (1982), A Bridge Too Far (1977) and Doctor Who (1963). He was previously married to Christine A Parkinson. He died on November 24, 1999 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

16. Gibb McLaughlin

Actor | Oliver Twist

Gibb McLaughlin was born on July 19, 1884 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England, UK. He was an actor, known for Oliver Twist (1948), The Farmer's Wife (1928) and Mystery of Room 13 (1938). He was previously married to Eleanor Morton. He died on June 30, 1961 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

17. Joy Andrews

Actress | Crossroads

The daughter of an engineer she was educated at Thornbank School, Bexhill, Sussex. She abandoned her acting career soon after war started to be a nurse. After peace was declared she resumed her stage career in rep. Her first West End break came when she took over the lead from Moira Lister in ...

18. Hal Galili

Actor | Outland

Hal Galili was born on December 4, 1926 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Outland (1981), Ragtime (1981) and Superman II (1980). He died on July 12, 1983 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

19. Iain Quarrier

Vanishing Point

Iain Quarrier was born on April 12, 1941 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He was an actor and producer, known for Vanishing Point (1971), The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967) and Last of the Long-haired Boys (1968). He died in 2016 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

20. Antony Armstrong-Jones Snowdon

Director | The Explorers

Antony Armstrong-Jones Snowdon was born on March 7, 1930 in London, England, UK. He was a director and actor, known for The Explorers (1972), CBS Reports (1959) and Aria (1987). He was previously married to Lucy Mary Davies and Princess Margaret. He died on January 13, 2017 in Kensington, London, ...

21. Jean Cadell

Actress | Pygmalion

Yet another underrated performer from the Golden Age of British films was Scottish-born character actress Jean Cadell. Jean commenced her professional stage career in 1906 with "The Inspector General" at the old Scala Theatre in the London borough of Camden. Via a stint with the Glasgow Repertory, ...

22. Tara Palmer-Tomkinson

Actress | An Ideal Husband

Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, or TP-T as she had become widely recognised by the nation, first rose to fame in the Nineties when she was a budding writer and fashion enthusiast eager to share her views with the world by entering into a newly-found London lifestyle - a big change from her quintessentially ...

23. Leon Eagles

Actor | The Tomorrow People

Leon Eagles was born on April 6, 1932 in Cardiff, Wales, UK. He was an actor, known for The Tomorrow People (1973), Julius Caesar (1963) and The Danedyke Mystery (1979). He was previously married to Mary Preston. He died on December 16, 1997 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

24. Shaun Noble

Actor | Black Narcissus

Shaun Noble was born on June 1, 1921 in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Black Narcissus (1947), A Song for Tomorrow (1948) and Penny and the Pownall Case (1948). He died on June 11, 1999 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

25. Valerie Taylor

Actress | Repulsion

Valerie Taylor was born on November 10, 1902 in Fulham, London, England, UK. She was an actress and writer, known for Repulsion (1965), Berkeley Square (1933) and Went the Day Well? (1942). She was previously married to Desborough William Saunders (mining engineer) and Hugh Sinclair. She died on ...

26. Jimmy Sangster

Writer | Dracula

One of the driving, creative forces behind the legendary Hammer Studios, Jimmy Sangster was born on December 2, 1927, in Kinmel Bay, North Wales. He began in the film industry as a production assistant at age 16 during WWII. After this gig, he worked as a gofer and assistant projectionist for ...

27. Toby Robins

Actress | For Your Eyes Only

Toby Robins was born on March 13, 1931 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She was an actress, known for For Your Eyes Only (1981), Space: 1999 (1975) and Folio (1955). She was previously married to Bill Freedman. She died on March 21, 1986 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

28. Bill Shine

Actor | The Red Shoes

Bill Shine was born on October 20, 1911 in London, England, UK. He was an actor, known for The Red Shoes (1948), Vacation from Marriage (1945) and The Greenwood Tree (1929). He was previously married to Diana Cecil and Julia Lang. He died on July 24, 1997 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

29. George Best

Actor | The Alf Garnett Saga

George Best was born on May 22, 1946 in Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK. He was an actor, known for The Alf Garnett Saga (1972), Till Death Us Do Part (1965) and Dream Team (1997). He was previously married to Alex Best and Angie Best. He died on November 25, 2005 in South Kensington, London, England...

30. Olive Gregg

Actress | Heidi

Olive Gregg was born on March 7, 1925 in South Africa. She was an actress, known for Heidi (1959), Murder in the Cathedral (1951) and Behind the Headlines (1956). She died on November 6, 2003 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

31. Seymour Green

Actor | Chessgame

Seymour Green was born on October 9, 1912 in Cromer, Norfolk, England, UK. He was an actor, known for Chessgame (1983), Doctor Who (1963) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He died on May 7, 1998 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

32. Sydney Arnold

Actor | Top Secret!

Sydney, (also sometimes credited as Sidney, was a comedy actor in the English theatre and on television. Although small in statue, (he was under 5'), he had an abundance of energy that saw him working well into his 90's. At the age of eighty he received rave notices for his performance as Estragon ...

33. Oliver MacGreevy

Actor | Flash Gordon

Oliver MacGreevy was born on August 3, 1928 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Flash Gordon (1980), The 2nd Best Secret Agent in the Whole Wide World (1965) and Department S (1969). He died in 1981 in Kensington & Chelsea, London, England, UK.

34. Reed De Rouen

Actor | The Avengers

Reed De Rouen was born on June 10, 1921 in Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Avengers (1961), John Paul Jones (1959) and Doctor Who (1963). He was previously married to Laila Stranahan. He died on June 11, 1986 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

35. Robert Desmond

Actor | The Great Escape

Robert Desmond was born on December 16, 1922 in London, England, UK. He was an actor, known for The Great Escape (1963), Compact (1962) and The Six Proud Walkers (1954). He died in 2002 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

36. Geoffrey Lewis

Actor | A for Andromeda

Geoffrey Lewis was born on April 12, 1913 in Dudley, West Midlands, England, UK. He was an actor, known for A for Andromeda (1961), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and The Andromeda Breakthrough (1962). He was previously married to Lesley Saweard. He died on July 22, 1997 in Kensington, London, ...

37. Junia Crawford

Actress | Miracle in Soho

Junia Crawford was born on June 21, 1928 in London, England, UK. She was an actress, known for Miracle in Soho (1957), The Girl in the Picture (1957) and The Errol Flynn Theatre (1956). She was previously married to Michael Birkett and Crawford. She died in 1973 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

38. Geoffrey Burridge

Actor | An American Werewolf in London

Geoffrey Burridge was born on December 4, 1948 in Ealing, London, England, UK. He was an actor, known for An American Werewolf in London (1981), Blake's 7 (1978) and Testament of Youth (1979). He died on September 30, 1987 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

39. Kenneth Thornett

Actor | The Nine Tailors

Kenneth Thornett was born on September 19, 1925 in Lambeth, London, England, UK. He was an actor, known for The Nine Tailors (1974), Great Expectations (1959) and A Tale of Two Cities (1957). He was previously married to Diana Johnson. He died on January 4, 1983 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

40. Nan Munro

Actress | Morgan: A Suitable Case for Treatment

Nan Munro was born on June 24, 1905 in Piet Potgietersrust, South Africa as Anne Mackay Munro. She was an actress, producer and professional director.

She had three children with her first husband William Gau: Donald, John and Angela.

She produced "French Without Tears" in 1942.

In 1944 she and ...

41. April Wilding

Actress | Danger Man

April Wilding was born on January 4, 1941 in Bolton, Lancashire, England, UK. She was an actress, known for Secret Agent (1964), Secrets of a Windmill Girl (1966) and The Saint (1962). She was previously married to John Stride. She died on August 24, 2003 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

42. Keith Campbell

Actor | Anna Karenina

Keith Campbell was born on December 10, 1911 in Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia. He was an actor, known for Anna Karenina (1977), So It Goes (1973) and The Wednesday Play (1964). He died on April 18, 1988 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

43. George Roderick

Actor | The Larkins

George Roderick was born on October 9, 1913 in England, UK. He was an actor, known for The Larkins (1958), The Avengers (1961) and The Scarlet and the Black (1965). He was previously married to Dorothy Kelly. He died on March 10, 1976 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

44. Monica Stevenson

Actress | The Saint

Monica Stevenson was born on April 19, 1934 in Elgin, Moray, Scotland, UK. She was an actress, known for The Saint (1962), The Avengers (1961) and Bachelor of Hearts (1958). She was previously married to Keith Younger. She died in 1986 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

45. Aileen Raymond

Actress | Crossroads

Aileen Raymond was born on November 23, 1910 in Isle of Wight, England, UK. She was an actress, known for Crossroads (1964), The First Lady (1968) and Jubilee (1977). She was previously married to Albert Charles Buck, Francis Fairfield Ogilvy and John Mills. She died on April 28, 2005 in Kensington...

46. Robert O'Neil

Actor | Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

Robert O'Neil was born on June 30, 1922 in Medford, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964), The Man in the Mirror (1966) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He died on December 3, 1982 in Kensington, London, ...

47. Michael Wolf

Actor | A Bridge Too Far

Michael Wolf was born on June 14, 1934 in Berlin, Germany. He was an actor, known for A Bridge Too Far (1977), Victory (1981) and The Saint (1962). He died on March 26, 2002 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

48. Peggy Ann Clifford

Actress | Kind Hearts and Coronets

Peggy Ann Clifford was born on March 23, 1921 in Poole, Dorset, England, UK. She was an actress, known for Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949), Chance of a Lifetime (1950) and Rheingold Theatre (1953). She died on May 26, 1986 in Kensington, London, England, UK.

49. Elsie Wagstaff

Actress | The End of the Affair

Elsie Wagstaff was born on July 1, 1899 in Leytonstone, Essex, England, UK. She was an actress, known for The End of the Affair (1955), Great Expectations (1959) and Crimes at the Dark House (1940). She was previously married to Bernard Jukes. She died on July 16, 1985 in Kensington, London, ...

50. Derek Smee

Actor | Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

Derek Ralph Smee was a British character actor, born circa 1933 who died in London on June 3rd 2014. In addition to a prolific television career he made many stage appearances, including in Jean Anouilh's 'Colombe', Farquahar's 'The Recruiting Officer' and Pinero's 'The Magistrate'. He compiled a ...


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