Michael Landon... Bonanza right here in Virginia City & previously Lake Tahoe. By the way, they could have not made it on horse back from The Bonanza Ponderosa ranch to Virginia City in a day much less a couple of hours but great show!
Michael Landon - On April 5, 1991, Michael was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer; it had metastasized into his liver and lymph nodes. On July 1, 1991, at age 54, Landon died in Malibu, California. His remains were interred at Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery, in Culver City, California.
Michael Landon was an American actor, writer, director, and producer. He is widely known for his roles as Little Joe Cartwright in Bonanza, Charles Ingalls in Little House on the Prairie, and Jonathan Smith in Highway to Heaven. Born: October 31, 1936, Forest Hills Died: July 1, 1991, Malibu