Death Place Matching "Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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1. Bette Davis

Actress | All About Eve

Ruth Elizabeth Davis was born April 5, 1908, in Lowell, Massachusetts, to Ruth Augusta (Favor) and Harlow Morrell Davis, a patent attorney. Her parents divorced when she was 10. She and her sister were raised by their mother. Her early interest was dance. To Bette, dancers led a glamorous life, but...

2. François Truffaut

Writer | La nuit américaine

French director François Truffaut began to assiduously go to the movies at age seven. He was also a great reader but not a good pupil. He left school at 14 and started working. In 1947, aged 15, he founded a film club and met André Bazin, a French critic, who became his protector. Bazin helped the ...

3. Stéphane Audran

Actress | Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie

Stéphane Audran was born on November 8, 1932 in Versailles, Seine-et-Oise [now Yvelines], France as Colette Suzanne Dacheville. She was an actress, known for Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972), Babettes gæstebud (1987) and Le boucher (1970). She was married to Claude Chabrol and ...

4. Vittorio De Sica

Director | Ladri di biciclette

Vittorio De Sica grew up in Naples, and started out as an office clerk in order to raise money to support his poor family. He was increasingly drawn towards acting, and made his screen debut while still in his teens, joining a stage company in 1923. By the late 1920s he was a successful matinee ...

5. Jean Gabin

Actor | La grande illusion

Jean-Alexis Moncorge started his career with 15 years at the theatre and debuted at the "Moulin Rouge" in Paris in 1929. Despite of his rude aspect he knew to be the gentleman of the French cinema in the time between the two World Wars. One of his most popular personalities was inspector Maigret. ...

6. Alain Resnais

Director | Hiroshima mon amour

Alain Resnais was born on June 3, 1922 in Vannes, Morbihan, France as Alain Pierre Marie Jean Georges Resnais. He was a director and editor, known for Hiroshima mon amour (1959), On connaît la chanson (1997) and Mon oncle d'Amérique (1980). He was married to Sabine Azéma and Florence ...

7. Michèle Morgan

Actress | La symphonie pastorale

A classic beauty, blonde French actress Michèle Morgan has been one of her country's most popular leading ladies for over five decades. Born in 1920, she studied acting under René Simon and began her career at 15 working as a film extra to pay for drama classes. The young actress soon caught the ...

8. René Clair

Writer | Le silence est d'or

René Clair was born on November 11, 1898 in Paris, France as René-Lucien Chomette. He was a writer and director, known for Le silence est d'or (1947), Les grandes manoeuvres (1955) and Les belles de nuit (1952). He was married to Bronia Clair. He died on March 15, 1981 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, ...

9. Anatole Litvak

Director | The Snake Pit

The distinguished film director Anatole Litvak was born in the Ukrainian city of Kiev, the son of Jewish parents. His very first job was as a stage hand. In 1915, he became an actor, performing at a little-known experimental theater in St. Petersburg, Russia. As a teenager, he witnessed the 1917 ...

10. Marie Trintignant

Actress | Colette, une femme libre

Marie Trintignant died tragically on the 1st of August, 2003 from a cerebral edema in Neuilly-sur-Seine near Paris, France, following a violent fight with her boyfriend, Bertrand Cantat, lead singer in the French rock band, Noir Désir. She was just finishing filming a TV movie about Colette, ...

11. Philippe de Broca

Director | L'homme de Rio

Philippe de Broca born in 1933 worked as an assistant for Claude Chabrol and Francois Truffaut ( "Les 400 coups" aka "The 400 blows" ). From 1960 to 2004 he directed over 30 full-length feature films, including the highly successful adventure movies such as "That Man from Rio" (L'Homme de Rio) in ...

12. Madeleine Renaud

Actress | The Longest Day

Madeleine Renaud was born on February 21, 1900 in Paris, Ile-de-France, France as Lucie Madeleine Renaud. She was an actress, known for The Longest Day (1962), De veilige haven (1941) and Hélène (1936). She was married to Jean-Louis Barrault and Charles Granval. She died on September ...

13. Pierre Fresnay

Actor | La grande illusion

Pierre Fresnay was born on April 4, 1897 in Paris, France as Pierre Jules Louis Laudenbach. He was an actor and writer, known for De grote illusie (1937), Monsieur Fabre (1951) and Monsieur Vincent (1947). He was married to Berthe Bovy and Rachel Bérendt. He died on January 9, 1975 in ...

14. Paul Meurisse

Actor | Les diaboliques

Paul Meurisse was the son of a bank manager and it first looked as if he would follow in his father's footsteps when he became a solicitor's clerk in Aix-en-Provence. But his passion was elsewhere and he soon did the splits appearing as a chorus boy in music-hall revues. Leaving Aix for Paris, with...

15. Raimu

Actor | La femme du boulanger

Orson Welles once called beloved, down-to-earth French character star Raimu (born Jules Auguste Cesar Muraire) "the greatest actor who ever lived." It is hard to argue the compliment of one genius to another. Raimu was born in Toulon, France on December 17, 1883 of very humble means. He began his ...

16. Georges Lautner

Director | Les tontons flingueurs

Georges Lautner was born on January 24, 1926 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France. He was a director and writer, known for Les tontons flingueurs (1963), La maison assassinée (1988) and Galia (1966). He was married to Caroline Lautner. He died on November 22, 2013 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, ...

17. France Gall

Soundtrack | Fist Fight

France Gall was born on October 9, 1947 in Paris, France as Isabelle Geneviève Marie Anne Gall. She was married to Michel Berger. She died on January 7, 2018 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France.

18. Alexander Salkind


Alexander Salkind is the legendary film producer . And second generation fol producer. His father Michael Salkind was also a well known ,successful film producer. Also known as Alex Salkind , he is the father of Ilya Salkind . They were partners on the hugely successful blockbuster franchise. ...

19. Odile Versois

Actress | Les dernières vacances

Docile, delicately beautiful, light-haired Parisian actress Odile Versois was born Katiana de Poliakoff-Baidaroff on June 14, 1930, the second of four Poliakoff sisters, all of whom became renown actresses in their own right. From an artistic family (her father was opera singer Vladimir de ...

20. Darry Cowl

Actor | Pas sur la bouche

Darry Cowl was born on August 27, 1925 in Vittel, Vosges, Lorraine, France as André Darricau. He was an actor and composer, known for Pas sur la bouche (2003), Le triporteur (1957) and Les pique-assiette (1960). He was married to Rolande Kalis and Nelly Marco. He died on February 14, 2006 in ...

21. Henri Decoin

Writer | Abus de confiance

Partly due to the uneven quality of his work,Henri Decoin remained an overlooked director.Born in 1890,he was a sports correspondent ,a novelist ,Gallone's assistant ,and a screenwriter, As a director ,some of his Films Noirs are simply stellar and deserve to be mentioned in the same breath as ...

22. Annie Fargue

Actress | Je t'aime, je t'aime

Annie Fargue was born on April 15, 1934 in Etterbeek, Brussels, Belgium as Henriette Goldfarb. She was an actress and producer, known for Je t'aime, je t'aime (1968), Angel (1960) and Escape to Victory (1981). She was married to Dirk Sanders. She died on March 4, 2011 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, ...

23. Claude Pinoteau

Writer | La 7ème cible

Claude Pinoteau was born on May 25, 1925 in Boulogne-Billancourt, Seine [now Hauts-de-Seine], France. He was an assistant director and writer, known for La 7ème cible (1984), La gifle (1974) and Le silencieux (1973). He was married to Birte Pedersen and Margaret Mordaunt-Léonard. He died on ...

24. Christiane Minazzoli

Actress | Les évasions célèbres

Christiane Minazzoli was born on July 11, 1931 in Paris, France as Christiane Judith Yvette Minazzoli. She was an actress, known for Les évasions célèbres (1972), La nuit infidèle (1968) and Le songe d'une nuit d'été (1969). She was married to Norbert ...

25. Jacqueline Pagnol

Actress | Manon des sources

Jacqueline Pagnol was born on October 6, 1920 in Malakoff, Seine [now Hauts-de-Seine], France as Jacqueline Andrée Bouvier. She was an actress, known for Manon van de bronnen (1952), Naïs (1945) and La belle meunière (1949). She was married to Marcel Pagnol. She died on August 22, 2016 ...

26. François Reichenbach

Director | Un coeur gros comme ça

François Reichenbach was born on July 3, 1921 in Paris, France. He was a director and cinematographer, known for Un coeur gros comme ça (1961), L'Amérique insolite (1960) and Portrait: Orson Welles (1968). He died on February 2, 1993 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France.

27. Marcel Duchamp

Director | Anémic cinéma

Famous Dada artist who shocked the world when he submitted a urinal signed "R.Mutt" to the 1917 first exhibition of the American Society of Independent Artists at the Armory Show in New York. It was reported in a press account that (Duchamp under pseudonym) J.C. Mutt of Philadelphia, little known ...

28. Giani Esposito

Actor | Le chevalier Tempête

Giani Esposito was born on August 22, 1930 in Etterbeek, Belgium. He was an actor, known for Le chevalier Tempête (1967), Les misérables (1958) and Surcouf, l'eroe dei sette mari (1966). He was married to Pascale Petit. He died on January 1, 1974 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, ...

29. Jany Holt

Actress | Le pays sans étoiles

Jany Holt was born on May 13, 1909 in Bucharest, Romania as Ruxandra Ecaterina Vladescu Olt. She was an actress and director, known for Le pays sans étoiles (1946), Le paradis de Satan (1938) and Mademoiselle de la Ferté (1949). She was married to Marcel Dalio. She died on October 26,...

30. Louis Ducreux

Actor | La double vie de Véronique

Louis Ducreux was born on September 22, 1911 in Marseille, France as Louis Raymond Bordat. He was an actor and writer, known for La double vie de Véronique (1991), Au théâtre ce soir (1966) and Un dimanche à la campagne (1984). He died on December 19, 1992 in ...

31. Albert Barillé

Writer | Il était une fois... notre terre

Albert Barillé was born on February 14, 1920 in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland. He was a writer and director, known for Il était une fois... notre terre (2009), Er was eens... de ruimte (1982) and Omega. He died on February 11, 2009 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France.

32. Yvonne Printemps

Actress | La dame aux camélias

Yvonne Printemps was born on July 25, 1894 in Ermont, Val d'Oise, Île-de-France, France as Yvonne Wigniolle. She was an actress, known for La dame aux camélias (1934), La valse de Paris (1950) and Adrienne Lecouvreur (1938). She was married to Sacha Guitry. She died on January 18, 1977 in ...

33. Marie Bell

Actress | La garçonne

Marie Bell was born on December 23, 1900 in Bordeaux, Gironde, France as Marie-Jeanne Bellon-Downey. She was an actress, known for La garçonne (1936), Madame Récamier (1928) and Phèdre (1968). She was married to Jean Chevrier. She died on August 14, 1985 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, ...

34. Willy Rozier

Director | Manina, la fille sans voiles

Willy Rozier (b.1903) .although a writer, was not very good at conceiving movies;"Les Anges Noirs " (1937) highlighted his problem: though based on a François Mauriac's novel ,it was impossible to take an interest in these characters ,the director being incapable of giving a little life to them."...

35. G.I. Gurdjieff

Writer | Meetings with Remarkable Men

He was a teacher of P.L. Travers, among others, and his influence and ideas can be seen in many of her books, including the Mary Poppins character.

36. Sophie Tatischeff

Director | Dégustation maison

Sophie Tatischeff was born on October 23, 1946 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Seine [now Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France], France as Sophie Catherine Tatischeff. She was an editor and director, known for Dégustation maison (1978), Unfaithful (2002) and Le comptoir (1998). She died on October 27, 2001 ...

37. Renée Saint-Cyr

Actress | Fusillé à l'aube

French actress Renee Saint-Cyr became synonymous with chic comedy and romantic drama, enjoying second-string success for nearly seven decades before her death of bronchitis at age 99. Over the years she equipped herself well opposite the established talents of Raymond Rouleau, Jules Berry, Raimu, ...

38. Michel Drach

Director | On n'enterre pas le dimanche

Michel Drach was born on October 18, 1930 in Paris, France. He was a director and writer, known for On n'enterre pas le dimanche (1960), Amélie ou le temps d'aimer (1961) and Élise ou la vraie vie (1970). He was married to Marie-José Nat. He died on February 14, 1990 in ...

39. Jean Chapot

Writer | Le fusil à lunette

Jean Chapot was born on November 15, 1930 in Bois-Guillaume, Seine-Inférieure [now Seine-Maritime], France. He was a writer and director, known for Le fusil à lunette (1972), Les granges brûlées (1973) and La voleuse (1966). He died on April 10, 1998 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, ...

40. Annie Fratellini

Actress | Zazie dans le métro

The granddaughter of a famous clown and a member of the Fratellini circus family, Annie Fratellini continued the tradition by being a circus artist herself as of the age of fourteen. Later she became the first female circus clown in France and the founder of the first circus school of the country. ...

41. Tino Rossi

Soundtrack | French Kiss

Tino Rossi broke into films in 1934 with Les nuits moscovites (1934) but his first real success came with Marinella (1936). All his films were musicals and capitalised on his success as a singer. It is during the Occupation of France by the Germans that his film career reached its peak, notably with...

42. Rosy Varte

Actress | Maguy

Rosy Varte was born on November 22, 1923 in Istanbul, Turkey as Nevarte Manouelian. She is known for her work on Maguy (1985), L'amour en fuite (1979) and Mon oncle Benjamin (1969). She was married to Pierre Badel. She died on January 14, 2012 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, ...

43. Alexandre Mnouchkine

Producer | Der Name der Rose

Alexandre Mnouchkine was born on February 10, 1908 in St. Petersburg, Russian Empire. He was a producer and actor, known for The Name of the Rose (1986), La révolution française (1989) and Le professionnel (1981). He was married to Simone Renant and Jane Hannen. He died on April 3, ...

44. Jacques Berthier

Actor | The Master of Ballantrae

Jacques Berthier was born on February 10, 1916 in Paris, France. He was an actor and director, known for The Master of Ballantrae (1953), Quai Notre-Dame (1961) and De Drie Musketeers (1961). He died on April 6, 2008 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France.

45. Lana Marconi

Actress | Deburau

Lana Marconi was born on September 8, 1917 in Bucharest, Romania. She was an actress, known for Deburau (1951), Si Versailles m'était conté (1954) and Si Paris nous était conté (1956). She was married to Sacha Guitry. She died on December 8, 1990 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, ...

46. Jacques Toja

Actor | Les trois mousquetaires: Première époque - Les ferrets de la reine

Jacques Toja was born on September 1, 1929 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France. He was an actor, known for De Drie Musketeers (1961), Angelique, markiezin der engelen (1964) and La tour de Nesle (1955). He died on March 23, 1996 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France.

47. Léo Joannon

Director | Le défroqué

Léo Joannon was born on August 21, 1904 in Aix-en-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France as Léon Gabriel Paul Joannon. He was a director and writer, known for Le défroqué (1954), Zigeunerwetten (1943) and Alerte en Méditerranée (1938). He died on ...

48. Clément Duhour

Actor | Si Paris nous était conté

Clément Duhour was born on December 11, 1911 in Anglet, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, France. He was an actor and producer, known for Si Paris nous était conté (1956), Napoléon (1955) and Vous n'avez rien à déclarer? (1959). He was married to Viviane Romance. He died on ...

49. Gaby Basset

Actress | Le tigre du Bengale

Gaby Basset was born on March 29, 1902 in Varenne-Saint-Sauveur, Saône-et-Loire, France as Marie-Louise Basset. She was an actress, known for Le tigre du Bengale (1938), Le rouge est mis (1957) and Fanfare d'amour (1935). She was married to Jean Gabin. She died on October 7, 2001 in ...

50. Wassily Kandinsky

Art Department | Aale Tynni tarinain lähteellä

Wassily Kandinsky, a lawyer turned artist, belongs in the Pantheon of the 20th century artists alongside Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse.

He was born Wassily (Vasili Vasilevich) Kandinsky on December 16, 1866, in Moscow, Russia. His father, Vasili Silvesterovich Kandinsky, was a successful Russian ...

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