Hiort af Ornas, Barbro b. August 28, 1921 d. November 28, 2015 Swedish Actress. Hiort af Ornas was a well known actress who had a long career in both film and television. She starred in her first film "Kvinnor i fångenskap" in 1943 and would later appear in such works as "While the City Sleeps" (1950), "Sju vackra flickor" (1956), "Brink of Life" (1958), "All These Women" (1964), "Smutsiga fingrar" (1973), and "Den utvalde" (2005). Hiort af Ornas also starred in various television series during her career such as "Svenska brott" (1984), "Svenska hjärtan"...[Read More] (Bio by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Cleburne, MG. Patrick Ronayne b. March 17, 1828 d. November 30, 1864 Civil War Confederate Major General. The most popular Confederate division commander, he was known as the "Stonewall of the West." He was born in County Cork, Ireland, appropriately on St. Patrick's Day. A naturalized American citizen and an adopted Arkansan, he grew up in Ireland, where his father was a well known doctor in the county. He was taught at home where he received an Episcopal church education. He apprenticed himself to a pharmacist to prepare for a medical career. He later failed...[Read More] (Bio by: Ugaalltheway) Cause of death: Killed at the Battle of Franklin Confederate Cemetery, Helena, Phillips County, Arkansas, USA
Morgan, John Pierpont 'J.P.' b. April 17, 1837 d. March 31, 1913 Financier, Businessman. One of the richest men in the world during his time, he is considered one of the business titans of the Modern Age. He orchestrated the creation of the companies General Electric, United States Steel and numerous others, creating monopolies that brought him both fame and legendary wealth. Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA Plot: Section 11, Lot 1 GPS coordinates: 41.7217293, -72.7010803 (hddd.dddd)
Zimbalist Jr., Efrem b. November 30, 1918 d. May 2, 2014 Actor. He will be best remembered for playing 'Stuart Bailey' in the television series "77 Sunset Strip" (1958 to 1964), as well as for the role of 'Inspector Lewis Erskine' in the TV series "The F.B.I." (1965 to 1974). Born into a Jewish family, he was the son of concert violinist Efrem Zimbalist, his mother Alma Gluck was an opera singer. Efrem Jr. developed an interest in the theater at an early age and studied at the New York Neighborhood Playhouse and the Yale School of Drama. While...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) Town Hill Cemetery, New Hartford, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA
Williams, Elmo b. April 30, 1913 d. November 25, 2015 Motion Picture Film Editor. Born James Elmo Williams, he was a well known film editor, producer, director, and executive, who was awarded the Academy Award for Best Film Editing in 1952 for his work on the film "High Noon". In 1933 he struck a working relationship with famed film editor Merrill G. White and this gave him the "tools and know-how" to become a top-notch film editor. He earned his first Academy Award for his work on the documentary "Design for Death" in 1947 and then five...[Read More] (Bio by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Stander, Lionel b. January 11, 1908 d. November 30, 1994 Actor. He is remembered in a number of roles of gruff, harsh voiced tough hoodlums, or lovable gruff guys who act tough but have a heart of gold in movies and television shows. He is, perhaps, best remembered for his role of Max, in television's detective show "Hart to Hart" (1979-1984), playing the housekeeper-bodyguard to Robert Wagner and Stefanie Powers. Born in the Bronx borough of New York City, he initially attended the University of North Carolina, but after making his stage debut...[Read More] (Bio by: Kit and Morgan Benson) Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA Plot: Garden of Honor, crypt 7246
Cravat, Nick b. January 10, 1912 d. January 29, 1994 Actor. Born Nicholas Cuccia, he was stuntman and film actor, best known for being in movies with actor Burt Lancaster. Cravat met Lancaster when they were children in New York City and became lifelong friends. In the 1930s, they created an acrobatic act as, "Lang and Cravat" and joined the Kay Brothers circus in Florida. Together they worked at various circuses and Vaudeville shows until Lancaster suffered a hand injury which ended their act in 1939. They would later reunite and Cravat went on...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park, North Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Wilde, Oscar b. October 16, 1854 d. November 30, 1900 Author, Playwright. He was born Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde in Dublin, Ireland, to a doctor and a mother prominent in poetry and writing. His father took very little interest in him but provided him with an excellent education: Portora Royal School, studied classics at Trinity College, Dublin, Magdalen College, Oxford (Newdigate Prize for his poem Ravenna) He became involved with the aesthetic and decadent movements then began teaching its values in England and later lectured in the...[Read More] (Bio by: Donald Greyfield (inactive)) Cause of death: Acute meningitis following an ear infection. Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France Plot: Division 89 GPS coordinates: 48.8618507, 2.3979800 (hddd.dddd)
McCready (McCready), Mindy (Malinda) b. November 30, 1975 d. February 17, 2013 Country Music Singer. She is probably best remembered for her single "Guys Do It All the Time," which became her only Number 1 hit on the US Country charts in 1996. Born Malinda Gayle McCready, she began singing in her local church when she was 3 years old. She graduated from high school at the age of 16 and moved to Nashville, Tennessee, two years later to pursue a musical career. She signed with BNA Records and released her debut album "Ten Thousand Angels" in 1996 that sold over two million...[Read More] (Bio by: William Bjornstad) Alva Cemetery, Alva, Lee County, Florida, USA
Bolívar, Simón b. July 24, 1783 d. December 17, 1830 Venezuelan born General. He was known as "El Libertador" (The Liberator) of northern South America, gaining the independence of Spanish colonies that became the countries of Venezuela, Colombia, Panama, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia. He has also been called the "George Washington of South America." Born Simon Jose Antonio de la Santisima Trinidad Bolivar in Caracas, New Spain, in what is now Venezuela, he was the son of Don Juan Vicente Bolivar y Ponte, and Doña Maria de la Concepcion Palacios y...[Read More] (Bio by: Kit and Morgan Benson) National Pantheon, Caracas, Capital District, Venezuela
Schulz, Charles M. b. November 26, 1922 d. February 12, 2000 Cartoonist. He was the creator of the enormously popular "Peanuts" comic strip, as well as the characters of 'Charlie Brown', "Snoopy", Linus Van Pelt" and others. He died the evening before his last Sunday comic strip ran nationally, which ran Sunday, February 13, 2000. During World War II he served in the United States Army as a Staff Sergeant and commander of a machine gun squad, seeing a great amount of combat. Cause of death: Complications from colon cancer Pleasant Hills Cemetery, Sebastopol, Sonoma County, California, USA Plot: Veterans Section (next to triple fountains at south-west corner of cemetery) GPS coordinates: 38.3799171, -122.8328781 (hddd.dddd)
Schmidt, Helmut b. December 23, 1918 d. November 10, 2015 German Statesman. Schmidt served as Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) from 1974 to 1982. The son of a half-Jewish teacher, he served in the Wehrmacht (German Army) during the Second World War, serving in an armored division on the Eastern Front and later in the Ardennes offensive and been awarded the Iron Cross. Schmidt joined the Social Democratic Party after the war and rose through the party ranks (also serving in the Bundestag) until serving as a top cabinet...[Read More] (Bio by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye) Ohlsdorfer Friedhof, Ohlsdorf, Hamburg-Nord, Hamburg, Germany
Dennis, Roy Lee 'Rocky' b. December 4, 1961 d. October 4, 1978 Medical Curiosity Victim. Born with the rare disease, craniodiaphyseal dysplasia, which causes the calcium to accumulate on the skull and makes the head grow to twice its normal size, Rocky showed a remarkable display of courage in the face of inevitable death. The movie "Mask" (1985) was made about him, with Eric Stoltz playing the role of the teenaged Rocky, and Cher playing the role of his mother, Rusty. Rocky was the son of Roy Dennis and Florence "Rusty" Tullis. Rocky was the second...[Read More] (Bio by: Kit and Morgan Benson) Cause of death: Craniodiaphyseal dysplasia Donated to medical science, Body donated to UCLA medical research.
Earp, Wyatt (Wyatt Berry Stapp) b. March 19, 1848 d. January 13, 1929 American Frontier Law Officer. Born in Monmouth, Illinois, he grew up on a farm in Iowa. He moved with his parents in 1864 to California. His early youth found him working as a stagecoach driver, buffalo hunter and then as a police officer in Wichita, Kansas. On to Dodge City, Kansas where he established his reputation as a lawman and gambler. His first wife died and a second marriage failed. On to Tombstone, Arizona where he acquired the gambling concession at the Oriental Saloon. He...[Read More] Hills of Eternity Memorial Park, Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA GPS coordinates: 37.6758308, -122.4533691 (hddd.dddd)
Blake, Amanda (Beverly Louise Neill) b. February 20, 1929 d. August 16, 1989 Actress. She was born in Buffalo, New York as Beverly Louise Neill an only Child. She arrived in Claremont, California during a move with her family. While working as a telephone operator she began doing bit parts for MGM which landed her a contract. After a few menial movie appearances, she landed the role at age 27 that would make her a household name for the next 20 years, Miss Kathleen "Kitty" Russell. Gunsmoke was TV's longest running Western as well as its longest running prime-time...[Read More] (Bio by: Donald Greyfield (inactive)) Cause of death: Actual Certificate Entry:..Cardio Pulmonary Arrest due to Liver Failure and CMV Hepatitis Cremated, Ashes scattered, Ashes spread over the animal reserve she helped establish
Perry, Jim b. November 9, 1933 d. November 20, 2015 American Television Personality. Perry, born James Edward Dooley, was a very popular television personality who was most famous for being the host of two game shows, "Card Sharks" and "Sale of the Century" during the 1970s and 1980s. He started out as a singer working in various areas while under his birth name of Jim Dooley before changing the last name to Perry (his mother's maiden name) when he went to television. Perry was a popular game show host in Canada, hosting several television...[Read More] (Bio by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Yarnell, Bruce b. December 28, 1935 d. November 30, 1973 Actor. He was a popular character performer whom appeared in several films in the 1960s, such as "Irma La Douce" (1963), "Annie Get Your Gun" (1967) and "The Road Hustlers" (1968). For television he was best known for the role of Deputy Marshal Chalk Breeson on the series "Outlaws". He also was a regular on "Hogan's Heroes", "Bonanza" and "The Wide Country". Besides acting, he also sang baritone for the San Francisco Opera from 1971 until his death. (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Cause of death: Plane crash San Fernando Mission Cemetery, Mission Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA Plot: Mausoleum wall crypt 40H - 3