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L.A. Morgue Files · 1d ago

"Teacher's Pet" Screenwriter Fay Kanin 2013 Beth Olam Mausoleum at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Fay Kanin (née Mitchell; May 9, 1917 – March 27, 2013) was an American screenwriter, playwright and producer. Kanin was President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences from 1979 to 1983. BiographyBorn Fay Mitchell in New York City to Da...
L.A. Morgue Files · 3d ago

"Topper" Actor Alan Mowbray 1969 Holy Cross Cemetery

Alan Mowbray MM (born Alfred Ernest Allen; August 18, 1896 – March 25, 1969) was an English stage and film actor who found success in Hollywood. Stan Laurel and Alan MowbrayCareerBorn Alfred Ernest Allen in London, England, he served with distinction...
L.A. Morgue Files · 1W ago

"L.A. Law" Actor Larry Drake 2016 Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Larry Richard Drake (February 21, 1949 – March 17, 2016) was an American actor, voice artist, and comedian best known as Benny Stulwicz in L.A. Law, Robert G. Durant in both Darkman and Darkman II: The Return of Durant and the voice of Pops in Johnny...
L.A. Morgue Files · 1W ago

"Creature from the Black Lagoon" Director Jack Arnold 1992 Westwood Village Cemetery

Jack Arnold (October 14, 1912 – March 17, 1992) was an American actor and film and television director, best known as one of the leading filmmakers of 1950s science fiction films. His most notable films are It Came from Outer Space (1953), Creature f...
L.A. Morgue Files · 2W ago

"Rio Bravo" Actress Estelita Rodriguez 1966 San Fernando Mission Cemetery

Estelita Rodriguez (July 2, 1928 – March 12, 1966) was a Cuban actress best known for her roles in many Roy Rogers Republic westerns, and her role in Howard Hawks' western classic Rio Bravo.[1] Early life and careerRodriguez's career began in 1942 w...
L.A. Morgue Files · 2W ago

Magician Harry Kellar 1922 Rosedale Cemetery

Harry Kellar (July 11, 1849 – March 10, 1922) was an American magician who presented large stage shows during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Kellar was a predecessor of Harry Houdini and a successor of Robert Heller. He was often referred to...
L.A. Morgue Files · 2W ago

Character Actress Irene Tedrow 1995 Westwood Village Cemetery

Irene Tedrow (August 3, 1907 – March 10, 1995)[1] was an American character actress in stage, film, television and radio. Among her most notable roles are Janet Archer in the radio series Me...
L.A. Morgue Files · 2W ago

"Mr. Skeffington" Actress & Clinical Psychologist Marjorie Riordan 1984 Westwood Village Cemetery

Marjorie Jane Riordan (January 24, 1921, Washington, District of Columbia, USA - March 8, 1984, Los Angeles, California, USA) was an actress and a clinical psychologist. She studied drama for two years at Wisconsin University and then moved to Los ...
L.A. Morgue Files · 2W ago

"Father of the Port of Los Angeles" Businessman Phineas Banning 1885 Rosedale Cemetery

Phineas Banning (August 19, 1830 – March 8, 1885) was an American businessman, financier and entrepreneur. Known as "The Father of the Port of Los Angeles," he was one of the founders of the town of Wilmington, which was named for his birthplace. His...
L.A. Morgue Files · 3W ago

"Stagecoach" Film Composer, Conductor, Pianist, & Actor Richard Hageman 1966 Westwood Village Cemetery

Richard Hageman (July 9, 1881 – March 6, 1966) was a Dutch-born American conductor, pianist, composer, and actor. Biography Hageman was born and raised in Leeuwarden, Friesland, Netherlands. He was the son of Maurits Hageman of Zutphen and Hester We...