Death Place Matching "Lisbon, Portugal" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Eugénie
Soledad Miranda was a Spanish actress who appeared in many films in the 1960s. Her remarkable beauty and her tragic untimely death make her story the stuff of legend. She was born on July 9, 1943 in Seville, Spain. She started her career when only eight years old as a flamenco dancer and singer. ...
Actor | Recordações da Casa Amarela
Born in Figueira da Foz, a cosmopolitan beach resort, moved to Lisbon at the age of 15. In 1963 studies cinema at London School of Technique and starts his first movie at 1965 only concluded five years later. "Silvestre" from Portuguese short stories was presented at Venice Film Festival, where he ...
Soundtrack | Fado, História d'uma Cantadeira
Amália Rodrigues was born in Lisbon, Portugal July 23rd, 1920 to a poor and numerous family. Since her childhood she showed a talent for singing although she debuted formally in 1939 at 19 years old, becoming a great popular success. During World War II she carried out long tours for Spain and ...
Cinematographer | Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
Among the foremost technical innovators in his field, a charter member of the American Society of Cinematographers, English-born Charles Rosher had initially aimed for a diplomatic career. Fortunately, he chose a different career option and attended lessons in photography at the London Polytechnic ...
Actor | O Costa do Castelo
António Silva was born on August 15, 1886 in Lisbon, Portugal. He was an actor and director, known for O Costa do Castelo (1943), O Leão da Estrela (1947) and A Song of Lisbon (1933). He was previously married to Josefina Silva. He died on March 3, 1971 in Lisbon, Portugal.
Producer | Terra Estrangeira
António da Cunha Telles was born on February 26, 1935 in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal. He was a producer and director, known for Foreign Land (1995), Kiss Me (2004) and Pandora (1995). He was previously married to Renée Gagnon. He died on November 23, 2022 in Lisbon, Portugal.
Actress | No, No, Nanette
Tamara [Drasin], a native of Sorochintzy, in the Ukraine. Attended elementary school and Hunter College in New York City. After appearing in a 1927 revue called "The New Yorkers" (not the Cole Porter show) she played many Russian Restaurants in Manhattan, notably the Gypsy Tavern and the Kretchma. ...
10. Eunice Muñoz
Actress | Olga Drummond
Eunice Muñoz was born on July 30, 1928 in Amareleja, Portugal. She was an actress and writer, known for Olga Drummond (2019), Mar de Paixão (2010) and Destinos Cruzados (2013). She was previously married to Antonio Barahona da Fonseca, Ernesto Borges and Rui Ângelo de Oliveira do Couto. She ...
11. Henry Fielding
Writer | Tom Jones
Henry Fielding was born April 22nd 1707, the son of Edmund Fielding, an impoverished nobleman who spent most of his time in and out of various debtor's prisons. After the death of their mother, Henry and his seven siblings were taken in by their maternal grandmother. He was a wild and willful young...
12. Nicolau Breyner
Actor | A Teia de Gelo
Nicolau Breyner was born on July 30, 1940 in Serpa, Portugal. He was an actor and director, known for A Teia de Gelo (2012), Os Imortais (2003) and Meu Amor (2009). He was previously married to Mafalda Bessa, Sofia Sá da Bandeira and Mafalda Maria de Alpoim Vieira Barbosa. He died on March 14, 2016...
13. Henrique Viana
Henrique Viana was born on June 29, 1936 in Lisbon, Portugal. He was an actor and writer, known for Ill-Fated Love (1978), Olá Pai (2003) and O Herói e o Soldado (1961). He was previously married to Graça Braz and Ivone Silva. He died on July 4, 2007 in Lisbon, Portugal.
14. Dora Komar
Actress | Immer nur Du
Dora Komar was born on April 18, 1914 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary [now Austria]. She was an actress, known for You Only You (1941), Carneval of Love (1943) and Young Girls of Vienna (1949). She was previously married to Hans Somborn. She died on November 21, 2006 in Lisbon, Portugal.
Eusébio DA Silva Ferreira (January 1942 - 5 January 2014) was a Portuguese footballer who played as a striker. He is considered one of the greatest players of all time and S.L. Benfica's greatest ever player. During his professional career, he scored 733 goals in 745 matches. Nicknamed the Black ...
Director | The Cousteau Odyssey
Philippe Sr. was born in Toulon, France just about the time his father Jacques Cousteau was inventing the Aqualung (or scuba tank as it is more commonly known) that would allow human kind to explore the oceans freely for the first time. At the age of four years wearing a miniature aqualung he had ...
17. Tony D'Algy
Actor | El secreto del doctor
Tony d'Algy was born in Angola, then a Portuguese colony, of a Spanish mother and Portuguese father. He played opposite Rudolph Valentino in Monsieur Beaucaire (1924) and A Sainted Devil (1924) in bit parts. Beginning in 1928, he worked in Spain (making such films as "La Mujer Soñada" and "Raza de ...
Writer | A Viagem
Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen was born on November 6, 1919 in Oporto, Portugal. She was a writer, known for A Viagem (1994), O Silêncio (2020) and Um Poema por Semana (2011). She was previously married to Francisco Sousa Tavares. She died on July 2, 2004 in Lisbon, Portugal.
22. Armando Cortez
Actor | Riso e Ritmo
Armando Cortez was born on January 23, 1928 in Lisbon, Portugal. He was an actor and writer, known for Riso e Ritmo (1964), Operação Dinamite (1967) and O Doente Imaginário (1958). He was previously married to Manuela Maria and Fernanda Borsatti. He died on April 11, 2002 in ...
23. Dorothy Thompson
Self | Person to Person
Dorothy Thompson was one of the most famous journalists of the 1930s & '40s, winning the sobriquet the "First Lady of American Journalism." In 1939, Time Magazine recognized her as being on par with First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt in terms of her political clout.
Born on July 9, 1893 in Lancaster, New ...
24. Raul Solnado
Actor | América
Raul Solnado was born on October 19, 1929 in Lisbon, Portugal. He was an actor and writer, known for América (2010), The Millionaire (1962) and O Tarzan do 5o Esquerdo (1958). He was previously married to Joselita Alvarenga and Maria Leonor Gomes de Oliveira. He died on August 8, 2009 in ...
Actress | Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi
Fernanda Montemor was born in 1935 in Sernancelhe, Portugal. She was an actress, known for Spirited Away (2001), Noite de Reis (1963) and Amanhecer (2002). She was previously married to Mário Pereira. She died on March 26, 2015 in Lisbon, Portugal.
26. Antonio Tabucchi
Writer | Rebus
Antonio Tabucchi was born on September 24, 1943 in Pisa, Tuscany, Italy. He was a writer, known for Rebus (1989), Nocturne indien (1989) and On the Edge of the Horizon (1993). He was previously married to Maria José de Lancastre de Mello Sampayo. He died on March 25, 2012 in Lisbon, Portugal.
28. Laura Alves
Actress | O Leão da Estrela
Laura Alves and the Portuguese people: a love story that lasted for over three decades. A book has been devoted to her, a documentary has been made about her and there is even a street in Lisbon named after her. It must be said that her success was not usurped in any way: Laura's talents were ...
Writer | Só Acontece aos Outros
Luís Filipe Costa was born on March 18, 1936 in Lisbon, Portugal. He was a writer and director, known for Só Acontece aos Outros (1985), Terra Instável (1991) and Uma Cidade Como a Nossa (1981). He was previously married to Isabel Medina and Tani Belo. He died on July 21, 2020 in ...
40. Vasco Santana
Actor | O Pátio das Cantigas
Vasco Santana was born on January 28, 1898 in Benfica, Lisbon, Portugal. He was an actor and writer, known for The Courtyard of the Ballads (1942), The Tyrant Father (1941) and A Song of Lisbon (1933). He was previously married to Arminda Martins and Mirita Casimiro. He died on June 13, 1958 in ...
49. Laura Soveral
Actress | Tabu
Laura Soveral was born on March 23, 1933 in Benguela, Angola, Portugal [now Angola]. She was an actress, known for Tabu (2012), Angústia para o Jantar (1975) and Portugal S.A. (2004). She was previously married to Edmundo Gastão da Costa Ribeiro da Silva and José Maria de Barros Alves ...