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Notable Births & Deaths for Owendale ...

Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Owendale. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.

  • Colin Archibald Low
    • Filmmaker, director, producer. He was born in Cardston (AB) on July 24, 1926 (a Saturday) and died in Montreal (QC) on February 24, 2016 (a Wednesday) at the age of 89. We don't have any burial details.
    • Cardston is located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest of Owendale.
  • Fay Wray
    • Full name: Vina Fay Wray
    • Actress. She was born in Cardston (AB) on September 15, 1907 (a Sunday) and died in New York (NY) on August 8, 2004 (a Sunday) at the age of 96. She is buried at Hollywood Forever Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California).
    • Cardston is located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest of Owendale.
    • Find-A-Grave Memorial: Fay Wray<1>

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<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website:


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