These photographs show places I’ve visited where notable people (1) died (2) are buried or (3) have had their

ashes scattered. New additions don't always go to the top of the list. If they're related to ones further down

they'd be added there. Please drop me a line if something is obviously inaccurate: john_halley_@hotmail.com

Just click on the photos….

 

 

 

George Handel

Profession : musician and composer

From : 23rd February 1865 to 14th April 1759

Age : 74

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : 25, Brook Street, Mayfair, London, W1K 4HB

 

 

Robert Lever Bailey

Profession : druid

From : 1816 to 31st March 1864

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Bolton, Lancashire

 

 

B17 Flying Fortress Crash Location (World War 2)

Profession : plane crash

From : 22nd February 1944

Cause of death : explosion

Death location : Endcliffe Park, Rustlings Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 7AB

 

 

IRA bombing location - Harrods

Profession : famous department store

Date : 17th December 1983

Cause of death : bomb explosion

Death location : Harrods Department Store, 81-135, Brompton Road, London, SW3 1QE

 

 

IRA bombing location - M62 Motorway

Profession : motorway IRA bomb location

Date : 4th Febraury 1972

Cause of death : bomb explosion

Death location :  M62 motorway, near Gomersal, West Yorkshire (between junctions 26 and 27)

 

 

IRA bombing location - Hyde Park, London

Profession : police horse procession

Date : 20th July 1982

Plaque : [memorial plaque] Hyde Park Corner, South Carriage Drive, Knightsbridge, London,  W1J 7NT

 

 

IRA bombing location - Docklands

Profession : Canary Wharf bomb

Date : 9th February 1996

Plaque : [no plaque] Marsh Wall, Canary Wharf, Docklands, Isle Of dogs, London, E14 9SJ

 

 

Sir John Alcock

Profession : aviator

From : 5th November 1892 to 18th December 1919

Age : 27

Cause of death : plane crash

Grave location : Southern Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Withington, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

Robin Hood

Profession : folk figure, outlaw

From : 1610?

Age : Unknown

Cause of death : unknown (poisoned, stabbed?)

Grave location : Stanage Edge, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S32 1BR

 

 

Little John

Profession : folk figure, outlaw and one of Robin Hood's Merry Men

From : 1600s?

Age : unknown

Cause of death : unknown

Grave location : St Michael and All Angels, Church Bank, Hathersage, Derbyshire, S32 1AJ

 

 

Bertram "Jimmy" James

Profession : survivor of The Great Escape

From : 17th April 1915 to 18th January 2008

Age : 92

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Grave location : Ludlow Cemetery, 4, Clee Gardens, Ludlow, Shropshire, SY8 1GY

 

 

Brian Greenhoff

Profession : footballer

From : 28th April 1953 to 22nd May 2013

Age : 60

Cause of death : cancer

Death location : Rochdale, Lancashire

Cremation location : Rochdale Crematorium, Bury Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL11 4DG

 

 

John Constable's former home and death location

Profession : painter

From : 11th June 1776 to 31st March 1837

Age : 60

Cause of death : heart failure

Death location : 76, Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, London, W1T 4QS

 

 

 

Stefan Kiszko

Profession : victim of miscarriage of justice

From : 1950 - 23rd December 1993

Age : 43

Cause of death : heart attack

Grave location : Rochdale Cemetery, Bury Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL11 4DG

 

 

Richard Whiteley

Profession : reporter and Countdown host

From : 28th December 1943 to 26th June 2005

Age : 64

Cause of death : complications from endocarditis (inflammation of heart)

Grave locat ion : The Church Of St John the Evangelist, A6108, Leyburn, Yorkshire, DL8 4SN

 

 

Cyril Smith

Profession : politician

From : 28th June 1928 to 3rd September 2010

Age : 82

Death location : Rochdale, Lancashire

Cremation location : Rochdale Crematorium, Bury Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL11 4DG

 

 

 

Arthur Lowe

Profession : actor

From : 22nd September 1915 to 15th April 1982

Age : 66

Cause of death : heart attack

Death location : Birmingham, West Midlands

Grave location : [ashes] Sutton Coldfield Crematorium, Tamworth Road, Sutton Coldfield,

                                 West Midlands, B75 6LG

 

 

Vera Millward

Profession : murder victim (Peter Sutcliffe/Yorkshire Ripper)

From : 1939? to 16th May 1978

Age : 40

Cause of death : murder

Death location : Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL

 

 

Yvonnes Pearson

Profession : murder victim (Peter Sutcliffe/Yorkshire Ripper)

From : 1956? to 21st January 1978

Age : 21

Cause of death : murder

Death location : Off Arthington Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD8 8EY

 

 

Jean Jordan

Profession : murder victim (Peter Sutcliffe/Yorkshire Ripper)

From : 1967? to 1st October 1977

Age : 20

Cause of death : murder

Death location : allotments near Wintermans Road, Manchester, M21 7UF

 

 

Irene Richardson

Profession : murder victim  (Peter Sutcliffe/Yorkshire Ripper)

From : 1949? to 5th February 1977

Age : 28

Cause of death : murder

Death location : Soldier's Field, off West Avenue, Roundhay, Leeds , West Yorkshire, LS8 2BF

 

 

Jayne MacDonald

Profession : murder victim (Peter Sutcliffe/Yorkshire Ripper)

From : 1961? to 26th June 1977

Age : 16

Cause of death : murder

Death location : Reginald Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS7 3HL (behind pub, since demolished)

Grave location : Harehills Cemetery, Kimberley Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS9 6LZ

 

 

Christine Granville

Profession : agent / Special Operations Executive

From : 1st May 1908 to 15th June 1952

Age : 44

Cause of death : murdered (stabbed)

Death location : 1, Lexham Gardens Hotel, Kensington, London, W8 5JL

Grave location : St Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Harrow Road, White City, London, NW10 5NU

 

 

Cecilia Smiga

Profession : opera singer

From : 19th March 1975 to 14th April 2013

Age : 38

Cause of death : tumour

Death location : Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, Chelsea, London, SW3 6NP

Cremation location : Pentrebycham Crematorum, Pentre-Bychan Road, Rhostyllen, Wrexham, LL14 4EP

 

 

 

Sir George Cayley

Profession : aviation engineer

From : 27th December 1773 to 15th December 1857

Age : 83

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Brompton-by-Sawdon, Yorkshire

Grave location : All Saints Churchyard, Church Lane, Brompton-by-Sawdon,

                                  Scarborough Yorkshire, YO13 9DB

 

 

George Cadbury

Profession : social reformer, businessman, real life Willy Wonka

From : 19th September 1839 to 24th October 1922

Age : 83

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Northfield Manor House, Manor House Drive, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 2GW

Grave location [ashes] : Bournville Green, Bournville, Birmingham, West Midlands, B30 1JT

 

 

Sir Joseph Terry

Profession : chocolatier and businessman

From : 7th January 1828 to 12th January 1898

Age : 70

Cause of death : heart failure

Death location : Royal Station Hotel, Station Road, York, Yorkshire, YO24 1AA

Grave location : York Cemetery, Cemetery Road, York, Yorkshire, YO10 5AJ

 

 

Joseph Rowntree

Profession : chocolatier, businessman and philanthropist

From : 24th May 1836 to 24th February 1925

Age : 88

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : York, Yorkshire

Grave location : The Retreat, Heslington Road, York, Yorkshire, YO10 5BN

 

 

Kenneth Williams’s death location

Profession : actor and entertainer

From : 22nd February 1926 to 15th April 1988

Age : 62

Cause of death : overdose

Death location : Osnaburgh Street, Marylebone, London, NW1 3DE

Grave location : [cremated]  East Finchley Cemetery & Crematorium, 122, East End Road,

                                                            East Finchley, Barnet, N2 0RZ

 

 

Norman Collier

Profession : comedian

From : 25th December 1925 to 14th March 2013

Age : 87

Cause of death : Parkinson’s disease

Death location : Kingston Upon Hull

Grave location :

 

 

Patrick Stirling

Profession : railway pioneer

From : 29th June 1820 to 11th November 1895

Age : 75

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Grave location : Hyde Park Cemetery, Carr House Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN4 5AA

 

 

James Joule

Profession : physicist and inventor

From : 24th December 1818 to 11th October 1889

Age : 70

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Sale, Cheshire

Grave location : Sale Brooklands Cemetery, Marsland Road, Sale, Cheshire, M33 7DL

 

 

Mark Firth

Profession : steel magnate

From : 25th April 1819 to 28th November 1880

Age : 61

Cause of death : heart attack

Death location : Oakbrook (now Notre Dam High School), Fulwood Road, Sheffield, S10 3BT

Grave location : Sheffield General Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8FT

 

 

Ava Gardner

Profession : actress

From : 24th December 1922 to 25th January 1990

Age : 67

Cause of death : pneumonia

Death location : 34, Ennismore Gardens, Knightsbridge, London, SW7 1AE

Grave location : Sunset Memorial Park, Johnston County, North Carolina

 

 

Harry Gem

Profession : credited with being the inventor of lawn tennis

From : 21st May 1819 to 4th September 1991

Age : 62

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Birmingham, West Midlands

Grave location : Warstone Lane Cemetery, Icknield Street, Hockley, West Midlands, B18 6PL

 

 

Josiah Wedgwood

Profession : pottery king

From : 12th July 1730 to 3rd January 1795

Age : 64

Cause of death : oral cancer

Death location : Etruria Hall, Festival Way, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 5GB

Grave location : St Peter & Vincula Church, Glebe Street, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 1LP

 

 

Anthony Pratt

Profession : inventor of Cluedo board game

From : 10th August 1903 to 9th April 1994

Age : 90

Death location : Birmingham, West Midlands

Grave location : Bromsgrove Cemetery, Church Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B61 8QH

 

 

Frederick Robinson

Profession : politician and prime minister

From : 1st November 1782 to 29th January 1859

Age : 76

Death location :  Putney Heath, Surrey

Grave location : All Saints, The Green, Nocton, Lincolnshire, LN4 2BG

 

 

Lee Rigby

Profession : soldier, murder victim

From : 25th July 1987 to 23rd May 2013

Age : 25

Cause of death : murder

Death location : Wellington Street, Woolwich, London, SE18 6PW

Grave location : Boarshaw Cemetery, Boarshaw Road, Middleton, Greater Manchester, M24 2HN

 

 

Duncan Edwards

Profession : footballer

From : 1st October 1936 to 21st February 1958

Age : 21

Cause of death : plane crash

Death location : Munich Hospital, West Germany

Grave location : Dudley Cemetery, Stourbridge Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 2DA

 

 

Prince William Of Gloucester

Profession : aristocracy

From : 18th December 1941 to 28th August 1972

Age :30

Cause of death : plane crash

Death location : Six Ashes Road, Bobbington, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY7 5DD

Grave location : Royal Burial Ground, Frogmore Drive, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 2JG

 

 

Peter Sallis

Profession : actor

From : 8th November 1927 to 11th March 2018

Age : 96

Death location : 62, Duck’s Hill Road, Northwood, London, HA6 2SB

Grave location : St John The Evangelist Church, Upperthong Lane, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, HD9 3UZ

 

 

Ken Dodd

Profession : comedian, singer and mus hall star

From : 8th November 1927 to 11th March 2018

Age : 90

Death location : 76, Thomas Lane, Knotty Ash, Liverpool, Merseyside, L14 5NX

Grave location : Allerton Cemetery, 192, Woolton Road, Allerton, Liverpool,  Merseyside, L19 5NF

 

 

Stephen Ward

Profession : osteopath (at centre of the Profumo scandal)

From : 19th October 1912 to 3rd August 1963

Age : 50

Death location : [took pills at] Vale Court, Mallord Street, Chelsea, London, SW3 6AL

Cremation location : Mortlake Crematorium, Townmead Road, Richmond, London, TW9 4EN

 

 

 

Dolores O’Riordan

Profession : singer and songwriter

From : 6th September 1971 to 15th January 2018

Age : 46

Cause od death : drowning in

Death location : Hilton  Hotel, 22, Park Lane, Mayfair, London, W1K 1BE

Grave location : Caherelly Cemetery, Knockcorragh, County Limerick, Ireland

 

 

George Formby (grave location)

Profession : film star

From : 26th May 1904 to 6th March 1961

Age : 56

Death location : St Joseph’s Hospital [derelict], Mount Street, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8BQ

Grave location : Warrington Cemetery, Manchester Road, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 3BG

 

 

George Formby (death location)

Profession : film star

From : 26th May 1904 to 6th March 1961

Age : 56

Cause of death : heart attack

Death location : St Joseph’s Hospital [derelict], Mount Street, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8BQ

 

 

Beryl Formby (death location)

Profession : manager and wife of above George Formby

From : 1901 to 25th December 1960

Age : 59

Cause of death :  cancer

Death location : Beryledene, 199, Inner Promenade, Fairhaven, Lytham, Lancashire, FY8 1DW

Ashes location : Lytham Park Cemetery, Regent Avenue, Lytham, Lancashire, FY8 4AB

 

 

George Formby Senior (death location)

Profession : music hall star

Age : 45

Cause of death : pulmonary tuberculosis

Death location : 143, London Road, Stockton Heath, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 6LG

Grave location : Warrington Cemetery, Manchester Road, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 3BG

 

 

John Comer

Profession : actor

From : 1st March 1924 to 11th February 1984

Age : 59

Death location : Ansdell, Lytham, Lancashire

Cause of death : throat cancer

Ashes location : Carelton Cemetery, Stocks Lane, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY6 7QS

 

 

Laura Ashley

Profession : designer and businesswoman extraordinaire

From : 7th September 1925 to 17th September 1965

Age : 60

Death location : Walpole Hospital, Clifford Bridge Road, Coventry, Warwickshire, CV2 2DX

Cause of death : brain haemorrhage

Grave location : St John the Baptist, Carno, Powys, Wales, SY17 5JU

 

 

Gary Holton

Profession : actor

From : 22nd September 1953 to 25th October 1985

Age : 33

Cause of death : drugs overdose

Death location : Wembley, London

Grave location : Maesgwasted Cemetery, Mount Street, Welshpool, Powys, Wales, SY21 7LJ

 

 

Larry Grayson

Profession : entertainer

From : 31st August 1923 to 7th January 1995

Age : 71

Cause of death : internal haemorrhage from perforated appendix

Death location : Harcourt Gardens, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV11 5VR

Grave location : Oaston Road Cemetery, Oaston Road, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV11 6JX

 

 

Enid Bylton

Profession : novelist

From : 11th August 1897 to 28th November 1968

Age : 71

Cause of death : dementia

Death location : 11, Fellows Road, Hampstead, London, NW3 3LY

Grave location : [cremated] Golders Green Crematorium, 62, Hoop Lane, London, NW11 7NL

 

 

Freddie Mercury

Profession : singer and musician

From : 5th September 1946 to 24th November 1991

Age : 45

Cause of death : bronchial pneumonia resulting from AIDS

Death location : Garden Lodge, 1, Logan Place, Kensington, London, W8 6DE

Ashes location : [probably] Kensal Green Cemetery, Harrow Road, London, W10 4RA

 

 

Arthur Ransome

Profession : novelist (famous for the Swallows And Amazons novels.)

From : 18th January 1884 to 3rd June 1967

Age : 83

Cause of death : unknown

Grave location : St Paul’s Churchyard, High Bridge, Rusland, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8JZ

 

 

George Romney

Profession : society painter

From : 26th December 1734 to 15th November 1802

Age : 67

Cause of cause : unknown

Grave location : St Mary’s Church, Market Square, Dalton-In-Furness, Cumbria, LA15 8AZ

 

 

Sir Montague Burton

Profession : tailor and entrepreneur

From : 15th August 1885 to 21st September 1962

Age : 67

Cause of death : heart attack

Grave location : Stonefall Jewish Cemetery, Wetherby Road, Harrogate, West Yorkshire, HG3 1DE

 

 

Joshua Tetley

Profession : brewing entrepreneur

From : 20th July 1778 to 26th August 1859

Age : 81

Cause of death : unknown

Grave location : St Thomas Beckett, Station Lane, Hampsthwaite, West Yorkshire, HG3 2HB

 

 

Mike Hailwood

Profession : motorcycle racing legend

From : 2th April 1940 to 23rd March 1981

Age : 40

Cause of death : road accident

Grave location : St Mary Magdalene, Tanworth Green, Tanworth-in-Arden, Warwickshire, B94 5AL

 

 

Kath Staff

Profession : actress

From : 12t July 1928 to 13th December 2008

Age : 80

Cause of death : brain tumour

Grave location : Dukinfield Cemetery, Hall Green, Dukinfield, Greater Manchester, SK16 4EP

 

 

Bob Paisley

Profession : Liverpool manager

From : 23rd January 1919 to 14th February 1996

Age : 77

Cause of death : Alzheimer’s disease

Grave location : St Peter’s, Church Road, Woolton, Liverpool, Merseyside, L25 6DA

 

 

 

David Lloyd George

Profession : prime minister and leader of the Liberal Party

From : 17th January 1863 to 25th March 1945

Age : 82

Cause of death : cancer

Grave location : Dwyfor riverbank, Maen-y-Wern Lane, Cricceith, Llanstumdwy, Wales, LL52 0SH

 

 

Peter Taylor

Profession : football player and manager

From : 2nd July 1928 to 4th October 1990

Age : 62

Cause of death : pulmonary fibrosis

Grave location : St Peter’s Churchyard, Old Hall Drive, Widmerpool, Nottinghamshire, NG12 5PZ

 

 

Judy Garland

Profession : actress, singer, vaudevillian

From : 10th June 1922 to 22nd June 1969

Age : 47

Cause of death : drug overdose

Death Location : 4, Cadogan Lane, Chelsea, London, SW1X 9EB

 

 

Sir William Letts

Profession : co-found of the Automobile Association and automotive pioneer

From : 26th February 1873 to 25th February 1957

Age : 83

Caise of death : unknown

Greave location : Great Prme Cemetery, St Tutno’s Road, Llandudno, Conwy, Wales, LL30 2XE

 

 

Martin Ruane (Giant Haystacks)

Profession : wrestler

From : 10th October 1947 to 29th November 1998

Age : 51

Cause of death : lymphoma cancer

Grave location : Agecroft Cemetery, Langley Road, Pendlebury, Salford, Manchester, M27 8SS

 

 

John Bonham

Profession : drummer (Led Zeppelin)

From : 31st May 1948 to 25th September 1980

Age : 32

Cause of death : choking on vomit

Death location : Old Mill House, Mill Lane, Clewer, Windsor, Berkshir, SL4 5JG

Grave location : St Michael Churchyard, Church Hill, Rushock, Worcestershire, WR9 0NP

 

 

Charles Booth

Profession : social reformer and businessman

From : 30th March 1840 to 24th November 1916

Age : 76

Death location : Grace Dieu School, Ashby Road, Thringstone, Leicestershire, LE67 5UG

Grave location : St Andrew Churchyard, Main Street, Leicestershire, LE67 8NA

 

 

Rupert Davies

Profession : actor

From : 22nd May 1916 to 22nd November 1976

Age : 60

Cause of death : cancer

Death location : London

Grave location : Beuno Church, B4417, Nefyn, Pistyll, Pwllheli, Wales, LL53 6LR

 

 

Gerald Grosvenor, 6th Duke Of Westminster

Profession : landowner, businessman, soldier, philanthropist

From : 22nd December 1951 to 9th August 2016

Age : 64

Cause of death : heart attack

Death location : Royal Preston Hospital, Sharoe Green North, Fulford, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 9HT

Grave location : St Mary’s Church, Church Road, Eccleston, Cheshire, CH4 9HT

 

 

Anthony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl Of Snowdon

Profession : photographer, 1st Earl Of Snowdon, spouse of Princess Margaret

From : 7th March 1930 to 13th January 2017

Age : 86

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Kensington, London

Grave location : St Baglan’s Church, Carnarfon, Gwynedd, North Wales, LL54 5RA

 

 

Jess Yates

Profession : television presenter

From : 20th December 19818 to 9th April 1993

Age : 74

Cause of death : stroke

Death location : Llandudno, Conwy, Wales

Grave location :

 

 

Sir Giles Scott

Profession : architect and designer

From : 9th November 1880 to 8th February 1960

Age : 79

Cause of death : lung cancer

Death location : Bloomsbury, London

Grave location : Liverpool Cathedral, St James Mount, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 7AZ

 

 

Fred West (suicide location)

Profession : murderer

From : 29th September 1941 to 1st January 1995

Age : 53

Cause of death : suicide by strangulation

Death location : Winson Green Prison, Winson Green Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B18 4AS

 

 

 

Pat Roach

Profession : wrestler and actor

From : 19th May 1937 to 17th July 2004

Age : 67

Cause of death : throat cancer

Grave location : Bromsgrove Cemetery, Church Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B61 8QH

 

 

Percy Shelley

Profession : romantic poet

From : 4th August 1792 to 8th July 1822

Age : 29

Cause of death : drowning

Death location : off coast Lerici, Italy

 

 

Tommy Lawton

Profession : footballer

From : 6th October 1919 to 7th November 1996

Age : 77

Cause of death : pneumonia

Death location : Nottingham

Grave location : [ashes only] National Football Museum, Todd Street, Manchester, M3 1WU

 

 

Alfred Bird

Profession : chemist and inventor of Bird’s Instant Custard

From : 1811 to 15th December 1878

Age : 67

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : 366, Bristol Road, Kings Norton, Birmingham, West Midlands, B5 7SL

Grave location : Key Hill Cemetery, Icknield Street, Hockley, Birmingham, West Midlands, B18 6HN

 

 

Charles Halle

Profession : musician, conductor and founder of The Halle Orchestra

From : 11th April 1819 to 26th October 1895

Age : 76

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Manchester

Grave location : Weaste Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Salford, Manchester, M5 5NR

 

 

 

Roy Barraclough

Profession : actor

From : 12th July 1935 to 1st June 2017

Age : 81

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Willow Wood Hospice, Willow Close, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, OL6 6LS

Grave location : [cremated] Hollinwood Crematorium, Roman Road, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL8 3LU

 

 

William Wallace

Profession : made legal history when guilty verdict was overturned

From : 29th August 1878 to 26th February 1933

Age : 54

Cause of death : unknown

Grave location : Anfield Cemetery, 236, Priory Road, Anfield, Liverpool, Merseyside, L4 2SL.

 

 

Dracula

Profession : vampire and legend

From : May 1897 (published)

Age : timeless

Cause of death : timeless

Grave location : Church of St Mary, Abbey Plain, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3PP

 

 

Charles Brett

Profession : police constable

From : 1815 to 18th September 1867

Age : 51

Cause of death : gunshot to head

Death location : Hyde Road, Ardwick, Manchester

Grave location : Manchester General Cemetery, Camelia Road, Harpurhay, Manchester, M9 5SQ

 

 

Alice Hawkins

Profession : suffragette

From :1863 to 1946

Age : 83

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Leicester

Grave location : Welford Road Cemetery, Welford Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 6BF

 

 

George Waterhouse

Profession : premier for South Australia and prime minister of New Zealand

From : 6th April 1824 to 6th August 1906

Age : 82

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Torquay, Devon

 

 

Michael Rayner

Professin : opera singer

From : 6th December 1932 to 13th July 2015

Age : 82

Death location : Royal Derby Hospital, Uttoxeter Road, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 3NE

Grave location : [cremated] Markeaton Crematorium, Markeaton Lane, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 4NH

 

 

Malcolm Allison

Profession : footballer and manager

From : 5th September 1927 to 14th October 2010

Age : 83

Cause of death : alcoholism, demetia

Death location : Shaw House Nursing Home, Pennybridge Lane, Flixton, Urmston, Greater Manchester, M41 5DX

Grave location : [cremated] Southern Cemetery, Barlow Moor Road, Withington, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

William Satinoff

Profession : businessman and Manchester United fanatic

From : 1911 to 6th February 1958

Age : 47

Cause of death : plane crash

Death location : Munich Riem Airport, Trudering-Riem, Bavaria, Germany

Grave location : Manchester Jewish Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Withington, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

Dean Worswick

Profession : child actor

From : 29th April 1988 to 29th March 2004

Age : 15

Cause of death : suicide

Death location : field off Willand Drive, Bolton,  Lancashire, BL2 6TG

Grave location : Tonge Cemetery,  Cemetery Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL2 6AG

 

 

Terry Newton

Profession : rugby player

From : 29th April 1988 to 29th March 2004

Age : 31

Cause of death : suicide

Death location :

Grave location : St John’s Church, Chruch Road, Pemberton, Wigan, Lancashire, WN5 0DT

 

 

Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester

Profession : knight

From : 24th June 1532 to 4th September 1588

Age : 56

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Rycote, Oxfordshire

Grave location : St Mary’s, Northgate Street, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 4RA

 

 

Ken Baker

Profession : actor

From : 24th August 1934 to 13th August 2016

Age : 81

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston, Lancashire

Grave location : Lytham Park Cemetery, Regent Avenue, Lytham Saint Annes, Lancashire, FY8 4AB

 

 

Henry Faulds

Profession : godfather of fingerprint techniques

From : 1st June 1843 to 24th March 1930

Age : 86

Cause of death  : unknown

Death location : Wolstanton, Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire

Grave location : St Margaret Churchyard, Church Lane, Wolstanton, Staffordshire, ST5 0HU

 

 

 

Josiah Spode

Profession : pottery and businessman

From : 23rd March 1733 to 18th August 1797

Age : 64

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : Stoke-On-Trent

Grave Location : St Peter & Vincula Church, Glebe Street, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 1LP

 

 

Bill Waddington

Profession : actor from Coronation Street

From : 10th June 1916 to 9th September 2000

Age : 84

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : Rotherham General Hospital, Moorgate Road, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S60 2UD

Grave Location :  St Peter Churchyard, Middlewich Road, Bradfield Green, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 4RD

 

 

Carla Lane (real name Romana Brarrack)

Profession : scriptwriter

From : 5th August 1928 to 31st May 2016

Age : 87

Cause of death : cancer

Death Location : Stapley Nursing Home, Mossley Hill Road North, Mossley Hill, Liverpool, Merseyside, L18 8BR

Grave Location : unknown

 

 

Mary Fitton

Profession : Shakespeare’s “Dark Lady”?

From : Baptised 24th June 1578 to 1647

Age : 69?

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : unknown

Grave Location : St James’s Church, Church Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire,  SK11 9RJ

 

 

Emmeline Pankhurst

Profession : suffragette

From : 15th July 1858 to 14th June 1928

Age : 69

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : 11, Fellows Road, Hampstead, London, NW 3 3LT

Grave Location :  Brompton Cemetery, Fulham Road, Kensington, London, SW10 9UG

 

 

William Nuttall

Profession : confectionery king

From : 1859 to 1st May 1934

Age : 75

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Grave Location : Hyde Park Cemetery, Carr House Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN4 5AA

 

 

Sharon Beshenivsky

Profession : police contsable

From : 14th January 1967 to 18th November 2005

Age : 38

Cause of death : gunshot

Death Location : 116-120, Morley Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD7 1AF

Grave Location : Nab Wood Cemetery, Bingley Road, Shipley, West Yorkshire, WF12 7EN

 

 

William Foulke

Profession : goalkeeper

From : 12th April 1874 to 1st May 1916

Age : 42

Cause of death : possible pneumonia

Death Location : unknown

Grave Location : Burngreave Cemetery, Burngreave Street, Sheffield, West Yorkshire, S3 9DN

 

 

William Turner

Profession : captain of Lusitiania ocean liner

From : 23rd October 1856 to 23rd June 1933

Age : 76

Cause of death : intestinal cancer

Death Location : Crosby, Merseyside

Grave Location : Rake Lane Cemetery, Rake Lane, Wallasey, The Wirral, CH45 5LD

 

 

Kurt Schwitters

Profession : artist

From : 20th June 1887 to 9th January 1948

Age : 60

Cause of death : heart attack

Death Location : Kendal Hospital, Burton Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7RG

Grave Location : [previously] St Mary’s Church, Vicarage Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9HD

                                 [moved to] Engesohde Cemetery, Hanover, Germany

 

 

George Formby

Profession : actor, singer-songwriter and film star

From : 26th May 1904 to 6th March 1961

Age : 56

Cause of death : heart attack

Death Location : St Joseph’s Roman Catholic Hospital, Preston, Lancashire (no longer open)

Grave Location : Warrington Cemetery, Manchester Road, Warrington, Lancashire, WA1 3BG

 

 

Quentin Crisp

Profession : writer and wit

From : 25th December 1908 to 2nd November 1990

Age : 90

Cause of death : heart attack

Death Location : 7, Claude Road, Chorlton-Cum-Hardy, Manchester, M21 8BZ

Grave Location : [cremated] Manchester Crematorium, Barlow Moor Road, Manchester, M21 7GZ

 

 

Donald Campbell

Profession : record holder of speed

From : 23rd March 1921 to 4th January 1967

Age : 45

Cause of death : drowning

Death Location : Coniston Water, Coniston,

Grave Location : Parish Cemetery, Old Hawkshead Road, Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8EG

 

 

Isaac Singer

Profession : inventor

From : 27th October 1811 to 23rd July 1875

Age : 63

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : Oldway Mansion, Torquay Road, Paignton, Torquay, Devonshire, TQ3 2TY

Grave Location : Torquay Cemetery, Hele Road, Torquay, Devonshire, TQ2 7QG

 

 

Algernon Swinburne

Profession : poet

From : 5th April 1837 to 10th April 1907

Age : 72

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : Putney, London

Grave location : St Boniface Church, Bonface Shute, Isle Of  Wight, P038 1RG

 

 

Nick Drake

Profession : songwriter

From : 19th June 1948 to 25th November 1974

Age : 26

Cause of death : suicide by drugs

Death Location : “Far Leys”, Bates Lane, Tanworth In Arden, Warwickshire, B94 5AP

Grave location : St Mary Magdalene, Tanworth Green, Tanworth-in-Arden, Warwickshire, B94 5AL

 

 

Thomas Spencer

Profession : founder of Marks & Spencer stores

From : 7th November 1851 to 25th July 1905

Age : 54

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : Lichfield

Grave location : St Giles Church, Church Street, Whittington, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14 9LE

 

 

Hamlet Nicholson

Profession : inventor of modern cricket ball

From : 30th April 1810 to 16th June 1899

Age : 89

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : unknown

Grave location : St Chad’s, 1, Church Stile, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL16 1FF

 

 

Geoff Bent

Profession : footballer (Busby Babe)

From : 27th September 1932 to 6th February 1958

Age : 25

Cause of death : Plane crash

Death Location : Munich Riem Airport, Trudering-Riem, Bavaria, Germany

Grave location : St John’s Baptist Church, Broomhall Road, Pendlebury, Greater Manchester M27 8XR

 

 

David Lytton

Profession : mysterious man

From : 21st April 1948 to 12th December 2015

Age : 1949 to December 2016

Cause of death : suicide by strychnine

Death Location : Dovestones reservoir, Bank Lane, Greenfield, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL3 7NF

 

 

Thomas Lister

Profession : master clockmaker

From :

Age : 70

Cause of death : unknown

Grave Location : St Mary’s Parish Church, 50, Main Street, Luddenden, West Yorkshire, BD16 2RJ

 

 

Jimmy Savile (main home)

Profession : disc jockey, radio and television personility

From : 31st October 1926 to 29th October 2011

Age : 84

Cause of death : pneumonia

Death Location : Lakeside Court, West Avenue, Roundhay, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS8 2TX

 

 

Maximillian von Herff

Profession : Naxi commander

From : 17th April 1893 to 6th September 1945

Age : 52

Cause of death : stroke

Death Location : Conishead Priory Hospital, Ulverston,  Cumbria, LA12 9QQ

Location : Cannock Chase German Cemetery, Camp Road, Brocton, Cannock, Staffordshire, WS12 4PS

 

 

Ric Grech

Profession : guitarist

From : 1st November 1946 to 17th March 1990

Age : 43

Cause of death : kidney failture

Death Location : Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 4PW

Grave location : Gilroes Cemetery, Grodby Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 9QG

 

 

Craig Gill

Profession : drummer in Inspiral Carpets

From : 5th December 1972 to

Age : 44

Cause of death : suicide

Death Location : Greenfield, Saddleworth, Oldham, Greater Manchester

Grave location : [cremated] Hollinwood Crematorium, Roman Road, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL8 3LU

 

 

Ruby Murray

Profession : singer

From : 29th March 1935 to 17th December 1996

Age : 61

Cause of death : liver cancer

Death Location : Asprey’s Nursing Home, 1, Kent’s Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2NL

Grave location : [cremated] Torquay Crematorium, Hele Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 7QG

 

 

David Pegg

Profession : footballer

From : 20th September 1935 to 6th February 1958

Age : 22

Cause of death : air crash

Death Location : Munich Riem Airport, Trudering-Riem, Bavaria, Germany

Grave location : Red House Cemetery, Red House Lane, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN5 7XG

 

 

Violet Carson (death location)

Profession : actress

From : 1st September 1898 to 26th December 1983

Age : 85

Cause of death :  old age

Death Location : 18, Fleetwood Road, Thornton-Cleveleys, Lancashire, FY5 1SF.                                  

Grave location : (cremated), Carelton Cemetery, Stocks Lane, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY6 7QS

 

 

Ian Carmichael

Profession : actor

From : 18th June 1920 to 5th February 2010

Age : 89

Cause of death : natural causes

Death location : Not fair to state it here as family still live there

Grave location : unknown

 

 

Jean Alexander

Profession : actress

From : 24th February 1926 to 14th October 2016

Age : 90

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Southport & Formby District Hospital,

                                Town Lane Kew, Southport, Lancashire, PR8 6DP

Grave location : [crematorium] Southport Crematorium, Southport Road, Scarisbrick, Southport,

                                Lancashire, PR8 5JQ

 

 

Michael Holliday (real name Norman Milne)

Profession : pop singer

From : 26th November 1924 to 29th October 1963

Age : 38

Cause of death : suicide

Death location : Croydon General Hospital, 530, London Road, Croydon, Surrey, CR7 7YE

Grave location : Anfield Cemetery, 236, Priory Road, Anfield, Liverpool, Merseyside, L4 2SL.

 

 

Trevor Bolder

Profession : bassist (David Bowie)

From : 9th June 1950 to 21st May 2013

Age : 62

Cause of death : pancreatic cancer

Death location : Castle Hill Hospital, Castle Road, Cottingham, East Riding, HU16 5JQ

Grave location : St Peter’s Churchyard (next to The Rowley Hotel), Rowley Road, Cottingham,

                               East Riding, HU20 3XR

 

 

Mick Ronson

Profession : guitarist (David Bowie)

From : 20th May 1946 to 29th April 1993

Age : 46

Cause of death : liver cancer

Death location : London

Grave location : Eastern Cemetery, Preston Road, Hull, Humberside, HU20 3XR

 

 

Bernard Manning

Profession : comedian

From : 13th August 1930 to 18th June 2007

Age : 76

Cause of death : kidney failure

Death location : Delaunays Road, Crumpsall, Manchester, M8 5RB

Grave location : [ashes in plaque] The Embassy Club, Westbourne Grove, Harpurhey, Manchester, M9 4XJ

 

 

James William Carling

Profession : artist

From : 31st December 1857 to 9th July 1887

Age : 29

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Liverpool

Grave location : [unmarked]  Walton Park Cemetery, Hornby Road, Walton, Merseyside, L9 1AS

 

 

Ernest Freeman

Profession : seaman

From : 1869 to 15th April 1912

Age : 45

Cause of death : hypothermia

Death location : Atlantic ocean

Grave location : [memorial stone only] Walton Park Cemetery, Hornby Road, Walton, Merseyside, L9 1AS

 

 

Bernard Lovell

Profession : scientist and author

From : 31st August 1913 to 6th August 2012

Age : 98

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Cheshire

Grave location : [service] St Peter Churchyard, Swettenham Lane, Swettenham, Cheshire, CW2 2LF

 

 

Rory Storm

Profession : musician

From : 7th January 1938 to 28th September 1972

Age : 34

Cause of death : drugs overdose

Death location : Liverpool

Grave location : Anfield Cemetery, 236, Priory Road, Anfield, Liverpool, Merseyside, L4 2SL

 

 

Frank Hornby

Profession : inventor and businessman

From : 15th May 1863 to 21st September 1936

Age : 73

Cause of death : heart attack

Death location : Quarry Brook, Hall Lane, Maghull, Merseyside, L31 3DZ

Grave location : St Andrew’s Church, 22, Damfield Lane, Maghull, Merseyside, L31 6DD

 

 

Walter Crickmer

Profession : Manchester United secretary and manager

From : 1900 to 6th February 1958

Age : 58

Cause of death : airplane crash

Death location : Munich Riem Airport, Trudering-Riem, Bavaria, Germany

Grave location : Stretford Cemetery, Lime Road, Stretford, Manchester, M32 8HX

 

 

Arthur Wharton

Profession : first black professional footballer

From : 28th October 1865 to 13th December 1930

Age : 65

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Edlington, Yorkshire

Grave location : Edlington Cemetery, Edlington Lane,  Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN12 1PL

 

 

 

 

James Bulger

Profession : murder victim

From : 16th March 1990 to 12th February 1993

Age : 2

Cause of death : murder by beating

Death location : Anfield, Liverpool

Grave location : Kirkdale Cemetery, Longmoor Lane, Aintree, Merseyside, L9 9eN

 

 

 

 

George Bassett

Profession : confectionery king

From : 1818 to 1886

Age : 68

Cause of death : heart attack

Death location : Sheffield

Grave location : Sheffield General Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8FS

 

 

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Rachel Moran

Profession : murder victim

From : 1892 – 1st January 2003

Age : 21

Cause of death : murdered

Death location : Saxcourt, Hull, HU6 9TP

Grave location : Chanterland Cemetery, Chanterlands Avenue, Hull, Humberside, HU5 4EF

 

 

Samuel Cunard

Profession : businessman

From : 21st November 1787 to 28th April 1865

Age : 77

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Kensington, London,

Grave location : Brompton Cemetery, Old Brompton Road, London, SW10 9UG

 

 

Thomas Cook

Profession : businessman

From : 22nd November 1808 to 18th July 1892

Age : 83

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Leicester

Grave location : Welford Road Cemetery, Welford Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 6BF

 

 

Harold Shipman

Profession : doctor / mass murderer

From : 14th January 1946 to 13th January 2004

Age : 57

Cause of death : suicide by hanging

Death location : HM Wakefield Prison, 5, Love Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 9AG

Grave location : unknown

 

 

Samuel Johnson

Profession : court jester / dramatist

From : 1891 to 1773

Age : 82

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Gawsworth, Cheshire, SK11 9RD

Grave location : Maggoty Lane, Gawsworth, Cheshire, SK11 9RD

 

 

Sir Geoffrey Shacklerley

Profession : soldier

From : 1619 to 1696

Age : 77

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : unknown

Grave location : St Oswald’s Church, Crown Lane, Lower Peover, Cheshire, WA16 9PY.                              

 

 

Don Arden (real name Harry Levy)

Profession : music mogul

From : 4th January 1926 to 21st July 2007

Age : 81

Cause of death : Alzheimers disease

Death location : Los Angeles, California, USA

Grave location : Agecroft Cemetery, Langley Road, Pendlebury, Salford, Manchester, M27 8SS

 

 

Lancaster PB304 Bomber crash site

Profession : crash site

Date : 30th July 1944

Cause of death : plane crash, reason unknown

Death location : Regatta Street, Pendlebury, Salford, Manchester, M6 6JS

 

 

Guy Fawkes

Profession :

From : 13th April 1570 to 31st January 1606

Age : 35

Cause of death : suicide, broken neck

Death location : Old Palace Yard, Abingdon Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3JY

Grave location : Body parts distributed across England

 

 

Alan Turing

Profession : boffin

From : 23rd June 1912 to 7th June 1954

Age : 41

Cause of death : suicide by cyanide poisoning

Death location : 43, Adlington Road, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 2BJ

Grave location : [cremated] Woking Crematorium, Hermitage Road, Woking, Surrey, GU21 1TH

 

 

Lawrence Stephen Lowry

Profession : painter

From : 1st November 1887 to 23rd February 1976

Age : 88

Cause of death : pneumonia

Death location : Woods Hospital, Park Crescent, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 7BQ

Grave location : Southern Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Withington, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

Alan Bates

Profession : actor

From : 17th February 1934 to 27th December 2003

Age : 69

Cause of death : pancreatic cancer

Death location : Westminster, London

Grave location : All Saints Church, Mill Lane, Bradbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1PA

 

 

George Duncan

Profession : golfer

From : 16th September 1883 to 15th January 1964

Age : 80

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Leeds

Grave location : St Mary’s Churchyard, Rostherne Lane, Knutford, Cheshire, WA16 6RZ

 

 

Dorothy Cain

Profession : hotel manageress and gamely daredevil

From : 1901 to 9th September 1926

Age : 25

Cause of death : parachute accident

Death location : Leicester

Grave location : Welford Road Cemetery, Welford Road, Leicester, LE2 6BF

 

 

Stanley Matthews

Profession : football player and manager

From : 1st February 1915 to 23rd February 2000

Age : 85

Cause of death : unknown

Death location : Stoke-On-Trent

Grave location :  [cremated] ashes at Britannia Stadium, Sir Stanley Matthews Way, Stoke-On-Trent,

                                Staffordshire, ST4 4EG

 

 

Bernadette (Bernie) Nolan

Profession : singer, actor, television personality

From : 17th October 1960 to 4th July 2013

Age : 52

Cause of death : cancer

Death location : Surrey

Grave location :  Blackpool Cemetery, Stocks Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY6 7QS

 

 

Dirk Bogarde

Profession : actor, writer

From : 28th March 1921 to 8th May 1999

Age : 78

Cause of death : heart attack

Death location : 2, Cadogan Gardens, Chelsea, London, SW3 2RD

Grave location :  Ashes scattered at Grass, Southern France

 

 

Charles Fry

Profession : sportsman, journalist

From : 25th April 1872 to 7th September 1956

Age : 84

Cause of death : kidney failure

Death location : Middlesex Hospital, Acton Lark, Park Royal, Middlesex, London, NW10 7NS

Grave location :  (ashes interred at], St Wystans Church, Willington Road, Repton, Derbyshire, DF65 7FH

 

 

Adam Faith

Profession : singer, actor, businessman

From : 23rd June 1940 to 8th March 2003

Age : 62

Cause of death : Heart attack

Death location : Best Western Hotel, Festival Way, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, ST1 5GB

Grave location :   (cremated) Tunbridge Wells Crematorium, Benhall Mill Road, Tunbridge Wells,

                                 Kent, TN2 5JJ

 

 

Sarah Shap

Profession : stewardess (survivor on Titanic)

From : 1st August 1864 to 27th March 1937

Age : 72

Cause of death : Unknown

Death location : Birkenhead, Merseyside

Grave location :  Rake Lane Cemetery, Rake Lane, Wallasey, Merseyside, CH45 1JR

 

 

Sarah Biffen

Profession : painter

From : 25th October 1784 to 2nd October 1850

Age : 66

Cause of death : Unknown

Death location : Duke Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 5AT

Grave location : St James’s Churchyard, St James’s Mount, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 7AZ

 

 

Edward Evans

Profession : engineer and murder victim

From : 1948 - to 6th October 1965

Age : 17

Cause of death : strangulation

Death location : 16, Wardle Brook Avenue, Hattersley, Greater Manchester, SK14 3JQ

Grave location : Southern Cemetery,  212, Barlow Moor Road, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

John Kilbride

Profession : murder victim

From : 15th May 1951 to 23rd November 1963

Age : 12

Cause of death : strangulation

Death location : Moors off A625, Saddleworth, Greater Manchester

Grave location : Hurst Cemetery, King Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, OL6 9EG

 

 

Lesley Ann Downey

Profession : murder victim

From : 1954 to 26th December 1964

Age : 10

Cause of death : Strangulation

Death location : 16 Wardlebrook Avenue, Hattersley, Manchester, SK14 3JQ

Grave location : Southern Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Withington, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

William Shakespeare

Profession : dramatist, playwright

From : 26th April 1564 to 23rd April 1616

Age : 52

Cause of death : Unknown

Death location : Stratford Upon Avon, Warwickshire

Grave location : Holy Trinity Church, Old Town, Stratford Upon Avon,  Warwickshire, CV37 6BG

 

 

Barbara Jane Harrison

Profession : air stewardess

From : 24th May 1945 to 8th April 1968

Age : 22

Cause of death : smoke inhalation/fire

Death location : Heathrow Airport, London, TW6 1AP

Grave location : Fulford Cemetery, Forlands Road, York, Yorkshire, YO19 4QG

 

 

Brian Epstein (grave location)

Profession : businessman, pop group manager (mainly The Beatles)

From : 19th September 1934 to 27th August 1967

Age : 43

Cause of death : suicide

Grave location : Everton Cemetery, Long Lane, Everton, Liverpool, Merseyside, LA9 9AG

 

 

Brian Epstein (death location)

Profession : businessman, pop group manager (mainly The Beatles)

From : 19th September 1934 to 27th August 1967

Age : 43

Cause of death : suicide

Death location : 24, Chapel Street, Belgravia, London, SW1X 7BY

 

 

 

Mark Jones

Profession : footballer

From : 15th June 1933 to 6th February 1958

Age : 24

Cause of death : plane crash

Death location : Munich Riem Airport, Trudering-Riem, Bavaria, Germany

Grave location : Wombwell Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Barnsley, West Yorkshire, S73 8HY

 

 

 

 

Reginald Marsh

Profession : actor

From :  17th September 1926 to 9th February 2001

Age : 74

Cause of death :

Death Location : Ryde, Isle Of Wight

Grave location : Ryde Cemetery, West Street, Ryde, Isle Of Wight,PO33 2QG

 

 

Elizabeth Gaskell

Profession : novelist

From : 29th September 1810 to 12th November 1865

Age : 55

Cause of death : heart attack

Death location : 119, London Road, Holybourne, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 4ER

Grave location : Brook Street Unitarian Church, Brook Street, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 8DY

 

 

 

John Metcalf / Blind Jack

Profession : road builder

From : 1717 to 26th April 1810

Age : 92

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : Spofforth, Harrogate

Grave location : All Saints, Church Lane, Spofforth, Harrogate, West Yorkshire, HG3 1AF

 

Ian Curtis

Profession : singer/ songwriter

From : 15th July 1956 to 18th May 1980

Age : 23

Cause of death : suicide by hanging

Death Location : 77, Barton Street, Macclesfield, SK11 6RQ

Grave location : Macclesfield Cemetery, Prestbury Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 3BU

 

 

 

Cilla Black

Profession : singer / television presenter

From : 27th May 1943 to 1st August 2015

Age : 72

Cause of death : stroke

Death Location : Estponia, Spain

Grave location : Allerton Cemetery, 192, Woolton Road, Allerton, Liverpool,  Merseyside, L19 5NF

 

 

 

Michael Spencer

Profession : businessman

From : 1859 to 31st December 1907

Age : approximately 44

Cause of death : heart attack

Death Location : Manchester

Grave location : Old Jewish Cemetery, Crescent Road, Crumpsall, Manchester, M8 5QD

 

 

Steve Clarke

Profession : guitarist for Def Leppard

From : 23rd April 1960 to 8th January 1991

Age : 30

Cause of death : alcohol poisoning

Death Location : Chelsea, London

Grave location : Wisewood Cemetery, Loxley Road, Loxley, Sheffield, West Yorkshire, S6 4TD

 

 

Michael Rennie

Profession : actor

From : 25th August 1909 to 10th June 1971

Age : 61

Cause of death : aortic aneurysm

Death Location : Harrogate, exact location unknown

Grave location : Harlow Hill Cemetery, Otley Road, Harrogate, West Yorkshire, HG2 0BS

 

 

Tommy Taylor

Profession : footballer

From : 29th January 1932 to 6th February 1958

Age : 26

Cause of death : plane crash

Death location : Munich Riem Airport, Trudering-Riem, Bavaria, Germany

Grave location : Monk Bretton Cemetery, Cross Street, Barnsley, West Yorkshire, S71 2EU

 

 

 

 

Tony Wilson

Profession : tv presenter, record company/club owner

From : 20th February 1950 to 10th August 2007

Age : 57

Cause of death : Heart attack

Death Location : The Christie, 550, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M20 4BX

Grave location : Southern Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Withington, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

Rob Gretton

Profession : group manager, record company owner, club owner

From : 15th January 1953 to 15th May 1999

Age : 46

Cause of death : Heart attack

Grave location : Southern Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

Marcel King

Profession : singer

From : 4th January 1959 to 5th October 1995

Age : 37

Cause of death : brain haemorrhage

Grave location : Southern Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

Dick Turpin

Profession : highway robber

From : 1706 to 17th April 1739

Age : approximately 34

Cause of death : hanging from the neck

Death Location : Marble Arch, London, W1H 7EH

Grave location :  St. George’s Church, Peel Street, York, Yorkshire, YO1 0PZ.

 

 

Harold Godfrey Lowe

Profession : sailor (Titanic survivor)

From : 21st November 1882 to 12th May 1944

Age : 61

Cause of death : high blood pressure

Death Location : Deganwy, Conwy, Wales

Grave location :  36, Llandudno Road, Colwyn Bay, Wales, LL28 4UD

 

 

Jack Haworth MBE

Profession : actor

From : 19th Febraury 1896 to 31st March 1984)

Age : 88

Cause of death : liver problems

Death Location : Colwyn Bay General Hospital

Crematorium :  Glan Y wern Road, Colwyn Bay, Wales, LL28 4YL

 

 

Deborah Cavendish (Duchess of Devonshire)

Profession : manager of Chatsworth House

From : 7th April 1934 to 9th February 2007

Age : 94

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : unknown possible Chatsworth House

Grave location :  St Peter’s Church, Edensor (Chatsworth  House Estate), Derbyshire, DE45 1PH

 

 

“Foo Foo” Lammaar

Profession : female impersonator, businessman

From : 1938 to 7th November 2003

Age : 65

Cause of death : cancer

Death Location : The Christie, 550, Wilmslow Road, mAnchester, M20 4BX

Grave location :  Gorton Cemetery, Thornwood Avenue, Gorton, Manchester, M18 7LB

 

 

Kathleen Cavendish (nee Kennedy – JFK’s sister)

Profession : wife of aristocrat

From : 20th February 1920 to 13th May 1948

Age : 28

Cause of death : airplane crash

Death Location : Ardeche, Southern France

Grave location :  St Peter’s Church, Edensor (Chatsworth House Estate), Derbyshire, DE45 1PH

 

 

Jimmy Savile

Profession : disc jockey and television and radio personality

From : 31st October 1926 to 29th October 2011

Age : 84

Cause of death : heart attack

Death Location : Lakeview Court, Roundhay, Leeds, LS8 2XT

Grave location :  Woodlands Cemetery, Woodlands Drive, Scarborough, Yorshire, YO12 6QN

 

 

Sir Joseph Paxton

Profession : engineer, gardener, architect

From : 3rd August 1803 to 8th June 1865

Age : 61

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : Sydenham, London

Grave location :  St Peter’s Church, Edensor (Chatsworth House Estate), Derbyshire, DE45 1PH

 

 

Tabitha Aykroyd

Profession : servant

From : 1171 to 17th February 1855

Age : 85

Cause of death : unknown, probably consumption

Death Location : Haworth village

Grave location :  St Michael & All Angels Church, Main Street, Haworth, West Yorkshire, BD22 0HB

 

 

Steve Donoghue

Profession : jockey

From : 8th November 1884 to 23rd March 1945

Age : 60

Cause of death : heart attack

Death Location : London

Grave location : Warrington Cemetery, Manchester Road, Warrington, WA1 3BG

 

 

Pat Phoenix

Profession : actress

From : 23rd November 1923 to 17th September 1986

Age : 62

Cause of death : lung cancer

Grave location :  St Peter and Paul Church, 161, Liverpool Road, Crosby, Merseyside, L23 5TE

 

 

John Wisden

Profession : cricketer and businessman

From : 5th September 1826 to 5th April 1884

Age : 57

Cause of death : cancer

Grave location : Brompton Cemetery, Old Brompton Road, Brompton, London, SW10 9UG

 

 

Emma Nevada

Profession : opera singer

From : 7th February 1959 to 20th June 1940

Age : 81

Cause of death : unknown

Grave location :  St Peter and Paul Church, 161, Liverpool Road, Crosby, Merseyside, L23 5TE

 

 

Brian Epstein

Profession : Music impresario (manager of The Beatles)

From : 19th September 1934 to 27th August 1967

Age : 32

Cause of death : accidental overdose

Grave location :  Everton Cemetery, Long Lane, Everton, Liverpool, Merseyside, L9 9AG

 

 

 

Stuart Sutcliffe

Profession : Bassist for The Beatles

From : 23rd June 1940 to 10th April 1962

Age : 22

Cause of death : aneurysm

Grave location :  Huyton Parish Church, Blue Bell Lane, Huyton, Liverpool, Merseyside, L36 7SA

 

 

 

Mary McCartney

Profession : midwife and mum of Paul McCartney

From : 29th September 1909 to 31st October 1956

Age : 47

Cause of death : cancer

Grave location : Yew Tree Cemetery, Finch Lane, West Derby, Merseyside, L14 4DG

 

 

Julia Lennon

Profession : waitress, housewife

From : 12th March 1944 to 15th July 1958

Age : 44

Cause of death : run down by car

Grave location :  Allerton Cemetery, 192, Woolton Road, Allerton, Liverpool, Merseyside, L19 5NF

 

 

 

Eleanor Rigby

Profession : scullery maid

From : 1895 to 10th October 1939

Age : 44

Cause of death : brain haemorrage

Grave location :  St Peter’s, Church Road, Woolton, Liverpool, Merseyside, L25 6DA

 

 

 

The Tyburn Tree

Profession : gallows

From : 1196 to 3rd November 1783

Age : 587

Cause of death : Hanging from the neck

Location : Marble Arch, London, w1H 7EH

 

 

 

Joel Halliwell

Profession : boxer, smuggler

From :  20th December 1969 to 2nd July 2010

Age : 49

Cause of death : lung cancer

Death Location : unknown

Grave location : Middleton New Cemetery, Boarshaw Road, Middleton,  Lancashire, M24 2NH

 

 

Keith Moon

Profession : drummer

From : 23rd August 1946 to 7th September 1978

Age : 32

Cause of death : Overdose of Heminevri

Death Location : 18, Curzon Square, London

 

 

Cass Elliott

Profession : singer

From : 19th September 1941 to 29th July 1974

Age : 32

Cause of death : hearth attack

Death Location : 18 Curzon Square, London

 

 

 

 

Amy Winehouse

Profession : drummer

From : 14th September 1983 – 23rd July 2011

Age : 27

Cause of death : Alcohol intoxication

Death Location : 30, Camden Square, London

 

 

 

William Scoresby

Profession : explorer, scientist, clergyman, whaler

From : 5th October 1789 to 21st March 1857

Age : 67

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : unknown

Grave location : St Mary The Virgin, Abbery Plain Eastcliffe, Whitby, Yorkshire, YO22 4JT

 

 

 

Tommy Cooper

Profession : comic

From : 19th March 1921 to 15th April 1984

Age : 63

Cause of death : Heart attack

Death Location : Her Majesty’s Theatre, London, SW1y 4QL.

 

 

 

Russell Harty

Profession : television chat show host

From : 5th September 1934 to 8th June 1988

Age : 53

Cause of death : Hepatitis B

Death Location : A hospital in Leeds, West Yorkshire

Grave location : St Alkelda’s Church, Church Road, Giggleswick, North Yorkshire

 

 

 

Anne Bronte

Profession : novelist

From : 17th January 1820 to 28th May 1949

Age : 29

Cause of death : consumption

Death Location : Scarborough, Yorkshire

Grave location : St Mary Churchyard, Castle Road, Scarborough, Yorkshire, YO11 1TH

 

 

 

Sylvia Plath

Profession : poet, writer, novelist

From : 27th October to 11th February 1963

Age : 30

Cause of death : suicide (gassed by domestic oven)

Death location : 25,  Fitzroy Road, Chalcot Square, London, NW1 8TU

Grave location : St Thomas A, Becket Graveyard, Heptonstall, West Yorkshire

 

 

 

 

Yvonne Fletcher

Profession : police woman

From : 15th June 1958 to 17th April 1984

Age : 25

Cause of death : gun shot

Death location :  St James’s Square, London, SW1Y 4LE.

 

 

 

Philip Larkin

Profession : poet

From : 9th August 1922 to 2nd December 1985

Age : 63

Cause of death :  cancer of the oesophagus

Death Location : Nuffield Hospital, Cottingham, Hull, Humberside, HU16 5FQ.

Grave location : Cottingham Municipal Cemetery, Eppleworth Road,  Cottingham, Hull, Humberside,

                                HU16 5UF.

 

 

Les Dawson

Profession : comedian and novelist

From : 2nd February 1931 to 10th June 1993

Age : 62

Cause of death :  Heart failure

Death Location : St Joseph’s Hospital, Carlton Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 8BB

Grave location : Lytham Cemetery,  Regent Road, Lytham, Lancashire, FY8 4AB

 

 

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Profession : comedian and novelist

From : 2nd February 1931 to 10th June 1993

Age : 62

Cause of death :  Heart failure

Death Location : St Joseph’s Hospital, Carlton Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 8BB

Grave location : Lytham Cemetery,  Regent Road, Lytham, Lancashire, FY8 4AB

 

 

Henry Williamson

Profession : novelist, farmer

From : 1st December 1896 to 13th august 1981

Age : 81

Cause of death :  unknown

Grave location : St George’s Church, Chapel St, Georgeham, Devon, EX34 1DL

 

 

Fred Dibnah

Profession : steeplejack, chimney -feller

From : 28th April 1938 to 6th November 2004

Age : 66

Cause of death :  cancer

Death location : Bolton Hospice, 1 Queens Park Street, Bolton, BL1 4QT

Grave location : Tonge Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Bolton, BL2 6AQ

 

 

Norman Evans

Profession : comedian

From : 11th June 1901 to 26th November 1962

Age : 61

Cause of death : Unknown

Death location : Unknown

Grave location : Blackpool Cemetery, Stocks Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY6 7QS.

 

 

Frank Randle

Profession : comedian

From : 30th January to 7th July 1957

Age : 56

Cause of death : Unknown but probably alcohol related

Death location : Unknonw

Grave location : Blackpool Cemetery, Stocks Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY6 7QS

 

 

Jimmy Clitheroe

Profession : comedian

From : 24th December 1921 to 6th June 1973

Age : 51

Cause of death :  overdose of sleeping tablets

Death location : Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Grave location : Blackpool Cemetery, Stocks Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY6 7QS

 

 

Brian Rossi

Profession : entertainer

From :  23rd July 1940 to 7th October 1984

Age : 44

Cause of death : Unknown

Grave location : Blackpool Cemetery, Stocks Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY6 7QS

 

 

Sir Matt Busby

Profession : football legend

From :  26th May 1909 to 20th January 1994

Age : 84

Cause of death : Cancer

Death Location : The Alexandra Hospital, Mill Lane, Cheadle, Manchester, SK8 2PX

Grave location : Southern Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

Billy Meredith

Profession : footballer

From : 30th July 1874 to 19th April 1958

Age : 83

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : Withington, Manchester

Grave location : Southern Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

Pauline Reade

Profession : none

From :  1947 to 12th July 1963

Age : 16

Cause of death : murder (throat cut)

Death Location : Saddleworth Moor

Grave location : Gorton Cemetery, Thornwood Avenue, Gorton, Manchester, M18 7LB

 

 

James Pardoe

Profession : soldier

From : 1920 to 4th July 1889

Age : 69

Cause of death : unknown

Death Location : unknown

Grave location : Southern Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

Jon Egging

Profession : Red Devil pilot

From :  Unknown to 20th August 2011

Age : 33

Cause of death : aircraft crash

Death Location : A field near Throop, Dorset

Grave location : unknown

 

 

Bill Owen

Profession : Actor, songwriter

From :  14th March 1914 to 12th July 1999

Age : 85

Cause of death : Cancer

Death Location :

Grave location : St John The Evangelist Church, Upperthong Lane, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, HD9 3UZ

 

 

Wilfred Pickles

Profession : actor, radio broadcaster

From :  13th October 1904 to 27th March 1978

Age : 73

Cause of death :

Death Location :  Brighton, Sussex

Grave location : Southern Cemetery, 212, Barlow Moor Road, Manchester, M21 7GL

 

 

John & Thomas Fielden

Profession : part of the Fielden family (mostly of interest to the people of Todmorden)