Actors in History (Part 11)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1001 - 1,100 of 6,994

  • 1905-12-22 Pierre Brasseur, [Espinasse], French actor (Enfants du Paradis)
  • 1906-01-14 William Bendix, American actor (Lifeboat, Babe Ruth Story, Life of Riley), born in NYC, New York
  • 1906-01-22 Joe Gladwin, English actor (d. 1987)
  • 1906-01-23 Bob Steele, Pendleton Oregon, actor (Duffy-F Troop, Big Sleep)
  • 1906-01-28 Allan Walker, actor/writer (Red Buttons Show)
  • 1906-02-05 John Carradine, actor (Grapes of Wrath, Howling), born in Greenwich Village, New York
  • 1906-02-10 Erik Rhodes, [Ernest Sharpe], actor (Top Hat, Night at the Ritz)
  • 1906-02-10 Lon Chaney Jr, actor (Hawkeye, Pistols 'n' Petticoats), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (d. 1973)
  • 1906-02-22 Gale Gordon, actor (Conklin-Our Miss Brooks, Here's Lucy), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1906-02-25 Warren Hymer, American actor (Girl From Havana, Meet the Mob), born in NYC, New York
  • 1906-03-03 Donald Novis, Hastings England, actor (Monte Carlo)
  • 1906-03-06 Bob Wills, TX, actor (Lone Prairie, Tornado in the Saddle)

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1906-03-06 Lou Costello, comedian/actor (Abbott & Costello), born in Paterson, New Jersey

Comedian and Actor Lou Costello
Comedian and Actor
Lou Costello
  • 1906-03-17 Michael O'Shea, actor (Denny-It's a Great Life), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 1973)
  • 1906-03-20 Ozzie Nelson, American actor (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1906-03-28 Robert (Bob) Allen, actor (Texas Rangers)
  • 1906-04-01 Ned Glass, Poland, actor (Sol-Julia, Uncle Moe-Bridget Loves Bernie)

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1906-04-22 Eddie Albert [Heimberger], American actor (Roman Holiday, Green Acres), born in Rock Island, Illinois (d. 2005)

  • 1906-04-23 Marcel Hillaire, actor (Adv in Paradise), born in Cologne, Germany
  • 1906-05-04 Esmond Knight, East Sheen England, actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder)
  • 1906-05-08 David Van Vactor, Plymouth Indiana, composer (Chaconne)
  • 1906-05-11 Kent Taylor, [Louis Weiss], Iowa, actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders)
  • 1906-05-14 James Flavin, actor (Man With a Camera), born in Portland, Maine
  • 1906-05-19 Bruce Bennett, American athlete and actor (Before I Hang, Sahara), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1906-06-04 Richard Whorf, actor/director (Yankee Doodle Dandy, Keeper of Flame)
  • 1906-06-08 Charles Janssens, Belgium, actor (Mira, Malpertuis)
  • 1906-06-09 Tonio Selwart, Germany, actor (Barefoot Contessa, Naked Maja)
  • 1906-06-14 Carl Esmond, Wien (Vienna) Austria, actor (Smash-Up)
  • 1906-06-14 Gil Lamb, actor (Hit Parade of 1947, Riding High), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1906-06-25 Roger Livesey, Barry Wales, actor (Drums, Life & Death of Col Blimp)
  • 1906-06-30 Anthony Mann, American film actor and director (d. 1967)
  • 1906-07-01 Frank Parker, American actor (Shawn-Days of our Life), born in NYC, New York
  • 1906-07-02 Alan Webb, actor (King Lear, Taming of Shrew, Challenge of Lassie)
  • 1906-07-03 George Sanders, Russia, actor (All About Eve-Academy Award 1950)
  • 1906-07-03 Jack Earle, American actor and sideshow performer (d. 1952)
  • 1906-07-09 Walter Sande, actor (Navy vs Night Monsters), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1906-07-17 John Carroll, [Julian LaFaye], actor (Wolf Call), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1906-08-18 Andre Van Gyseghem, England, actor (Search for the Nile)
  • 1906-09-06 Raymond Keane, actor (Midnight Sun, Love Eagle), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1906-09-21 Derrick De Marney, actor (Inheritance), born in London, England
  • 1906-09-24 Victor Wong, actor (Mission to Moscow, Son of Kong, King Kong), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1906-10-06 Louis Borell, Amsterdam Neth, actor (Over the Moon, Queer Cargo)
  • 1906-11-01 Johnny Indrisano, American boxer and actor (d. 1968)
  • 1906-11-06 Francis Lederer, actor (Diary of a Chambermaid), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • 1906-11-22 Howard Petrie, actor (Border River, Bounty Hunter), born in Beverly, Massachusetts
  • 1906-11-29 Luis Van Rooten, Mexico City Mexico, actor (One Man's Family)
  • 1906-12-02 John Bentley, England, actor (Hammer the Tuff)
  • 1906-12-18 Kam Tong, actor (Across the Pacific, Flower Drum Song)
  • 1906-12-20 Lowell Gilmore, MN, actor (Living Christ Series)
  • 1906-12-27 Oscar Levant, actor (An American in Paris, Dance of Life), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1907-01-16 Alexander Knox, Canada, actor (Gorky Park, 2 of a Kind)
  • 1907-01-23 Dan Duryea, White Plains NY, actor (Pride of the Yankees)
  • 1907-02-08 Ray Middleton, American actor, born in Chicago Illinois (d. 1984)

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1907-02-15 Cesar Romero, American actor (Joker-Batman, Ocean's 11), born in NYC, New York

  • 1907-02-18 Billy Dewolfe, Wollaston Mass, actor (Good Morning World)
  • 1907-02-20 Malcolm Atterbury, actor (Jonas-Thicker than Water, Apples Way), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1907-02-22 Robert Young, American actor (Father Knows Best, Marcus Welby, M.D.), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1998)
  • 1907-02-22 Sheldon Leonard, American actor/director (Danny Thomas Show, Big Eddie), born in NYC, New York
  • 1907-02-25 Shimen Rushkin, Poland, actor (Beau Brummel, Having a Wonderful Time)
  • 1907-02-26 Dub Taylor, American actor (d. 1994)
  • 1907-02-27 Gerhard Alexander, [Veldheer], Dutch actor (Prince Willem of Orange)
  • 1907-03-03 Canada Lee, American actor (Lost Boundaries), born in NYC, New York
  • 1907-03-04 Edgar Barrier, NY, actor (Cobra Woman, Macbeth, Rocky, Cornered)
  • 1907-03-12 Arthur Hewlett, British actor (d. 1997)
  • 1907-03-13 Frank Wilcox, DeSoto Mo, actor (John-Beverly Hillbillies)
  • 1907-03-15 Jimmy McPartland, jazz trumpeteer/actor (Magic Horn)
  • 1907-03-15 Paul Maxey, Wheaton Ill, actor (Matt-Lassie, Mayor-People's Choice)
  • 1907-03-19 Cor Treslem, [Cornelis L Melsert], actor/director (Willem van Oranje)
  • 1907-03-19 Kent Smith, American actor (Peyton Place, Invaders), born in NYC, New York
  • 1907-03-22 Paul J Steenbergen, Neth, actor (Ciske Rat)/founder (Hague's Comedy)
  • 1907-03-24 Martin Kosleck, Germany, actor (Pursuit to Algiers)
  • 1907-03-31 Eddie Quillan, actor (Julia, Hell Town), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1907-04-11 Paul Douglas, actor (Adventure Theater, Clash by Night), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1907-04-19 Alan Wheatley, England, actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood)
  • 1907-05-05 Benny Baker, actor (18 Again, Sting II, Thunderbirds), born in St Joseph, Missouri
  • 1907-05-17 Horace McMahon, South Norwalk Ct, actor (Martin Kane Private Eye)

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1907-05-22 Laurence Olivier, English actor (Rebecca, Hamlet, Jazz Singer), born in Dorking, Surrey (d. 1989)

  • 1907-05-26 Carleton Young, NY, actor (Reefer Madness, Pride of the Bowery)

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1907-05-26 John Wayne [Marion Mitchell Morrison], American actor (Green Berets, True Grit), born in Winterset, Iowa (d. 1979)

Actor John Wayne
Actor
John Wayne
  • 1907-06-16 Jack Albertson, Malden Mass, actor (Thin Man)
  • 1907-06-27 John McIntire, actor (Naked City, Wagon Train, Virginian), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1907-07-04 Elliott Sullivan, actor (Sergeant), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1907-07-21 Ross Alexander, actor (Boulder Dam, Capt Blood), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1907-07-25 Jack Gilford, American actor (Save the Tiger, Cocoon, Arthur 2), born in NYC, New York
  • 1907-08-07 Ben Carter, American actor (Dark Alibi, Dressed to Kill), born in NYC, New York
  • 1907-08-12 Joe Besser, American actor and comedian (d. 1988)
  • 1907-08-20 Alan Reed, American actor (Mr Adams & Eve)/voice (Fred Flintstone), born in NYC, New York (d. 1977)
  • 1907-08-22 Oliver F McGowan, Kipling AL, actor (Banning, Stagecoach)
  • 1907-09-08 Gavin Muir, actor (Hollister-Betty Hutton Show), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1907-09-08 Leon Askin, actor (Pierre-Charlie Farrell Show), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1907-09-08 Sid Tomack, actor (Life of Riley)
  • 1907-09-09 Pinky Tomlin, Eureka Springs Ark, singer/actor (Tip-Waterfront)
  • 1907-09-21 Lloyd Gough, actor (Mike Axford-Green Hornet)
  • 1907-09-26 Ralph Michael, actor (Quest, Doctor in the House), born in London, England
  • 1907-09-27 Bernard Miles, British actor (In Which We Serve, Mermaid Theatre)
  • 1907-09-29 Gene Autry, Tioga Tx, cowpoke/singer/actor/owner (California Angels)
  • 1907-09-29 Michael Shepley, Plymouth England, actor (Dick & the Duchess)
  • 1907-10-01 "Slapsie" Maxie Rosenbloom, Light heavyweight boxing champion (1930-34) and actor, born in NYC, New York (d. 1976)
  • 1907-10-02 William Marshall, producer/director/actor/singer (Blackmail)
  • 1907-10-08 Howard Joslin, GA, actor (Quebec, Detective Story)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1001 - 1,100 of 3,175

  • 1976-02-12 Sal Mineo, actor (Exodus, Rebel Without a Cause), stabbed at 37
  • 1976-02-17 Jean Servais, Belgian actor (Every Man is My Enemy), dies at 65
  • 1976-02-18 Joseph Henabery, actor/director (Cobra), dies at 88
  • 1976-02-23 Fuzzy Knight, actor (Gun Town, Ragtime Cowboy Joe), dies at 74
  • 1976-02-24 Julian Rivero, actor (Via Pony Express), dies at 85
  • 1976-03-06 "Slapsie" Maxie Rosenbloom, Light heavyweight boxing champion (1930-34) and actor, dies at 71
  • 1976-03-19 Albert Dieudonné, French actor and novelist (b. 1889)
  • 1976-03-20 Michael Goodliffe, actor (Gorgon, 7th Dawn, Way Out), dies at 61
  • 1976-03-26 Richard Arlen, actor (Apache Uprising, Wings), dies at 75
  • 1976-04-02 Ray Teal, actor (Sheriff Roy Coffee-Bonanza), dies at 74
  • 1976-04-11 Liam Dunn, American actor, dies at 59
  • 1976-04-12 Paul Ford, actor (Phil Silvers Show), dies at 74
  • 1976-04-23 James Flavin, actor (Man With a Camera), dies at 69
  • 1976-04-23 Ronald Radd, actor (King Lear, Up Jumped a Swagman), dies at 47
  • 1976-04-23 Shimen Ruskin, actor (Meyer-Corner Bar), dies at 68
  • 1976-04-26 Neil McCallum, actor (Pete-Saber of London), dies at 45
  • 1976-05-01 Rex O'Malley, actor (Camille, Zara, Midnight, Thief), dies at 75
  • 1976-06-01 Pieter Balledux, actor/stage manager/resistance fighter, dies at 89
  • 1976-06-02 Alan Dewitt, actor (Mr Tyler-It's About Time), dies at 52
  • 1976-06-06 Victor Varconi, actor (Divine Lady, King of Kings), dies at 85
  • 1976-06-28 Stanley Baker, actor (Accident, Guns of Navarone), dies at 49
  • 1976-07-03 Hans Bentz van den Berg, Dutch actor (Last Train), dies at 58
  • 1976-07-19 Gene Roth, actor (Rosie, Tormented, Nightfall), dies at 73
  • 1976-08-07 Cecil Weston, actor (Dude Ranch, Huckleberry Finn), dies at 86
  • 1976-08-07 Murvyn Vye, actor (Bob Cummings Show), dies at 63
  • 1976-08-17 Murvyn Vye, actor (Road to Bali, Escape to Burma), dies at 63
  • 1976-08-17 William Redfield, actor (Jimmy Hughes Rookie Cop), dies at 48
  • 1976-08-19 Alastair Sim, actor (Christmas Carol, Green for Danger), dies at 75
  • 1976-08-26 Warner Anderson, actor (Doctor, Lineup, Peyton Place), dies at 65
  • 1976-09-10 George Baxter, actor (Flying Saucer, Lili, Caged), dies at 71
  • 1976-09-20 Johan Boskamp, opera singer/actor, dies at 83
  • 1976-09-24 Bruno VeSota, actor/director (Chopper, Teenage Doll), dies at 54
  • 1976-09-24 Romney Brent, actor/writer (Dinner at the Ritz), dies at 74
  • 1976-11-01 Oscar Beregi Jr, actor (Young Frankenstein, Panic in the City), dies at 58
  • 1976-11-09 Billy Halop, actor (Bert Munson-All in the Family), dies at 56
  • 1976-11-15 Jean Gabin, French actor (Quai des Brumes), dies at 72
  • 1976-11-21 Niles Welch, actor (Cornered), dies at 88
  • 1976-11-22 Rupert Davies, actor (Zeppelin, Oblong Box), dies at 59
  • 1976-11-29 Godfrey Cambridge, actor (Watermelon Man), dies at 43
  • 1976-11-30 Fritz Rasp, actor (Diary of a Lost Girl), dies at 85
  • 1976-12-02 William Tannen, actor (Jailhouse Rock, Sitting Bull), dies at 65
  • 1976-12-09 Nino Martini, actor (Here's to Romance), dies at 71
  • 1976-12-12 Jack Cassidy, actor (Oscar/Jetman-He & She), dies at 49
  • 1976-12-20 Walter Fitzgerald, actor (Adv of Sadie, Fallen Idol), dies at 80
  • 1976-12-23 Frank Forest, actor (Big Broadcast of 1937, Champagne Waltz), dies
  • 1976-12-24 Victor Stanitsin, actor (War & Peace, Jubilee), dies at 79
  • 1976-12-25 Frankie Darro, actor (Radio Ranch, Valley of Wanted Men), dies at 58
  • 1977-01-05 Onslow Stevens, actor (Mr Fisher-This is the Life), dies at 74

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1977-01-14 Peter Finch, actor (Network, The Nun's Story, Judith), dies at 60

  • 1977-01-25 Donald Kerr, actor (Devil Bat, Killer Bats), dies at 85
  • 1977-01-27 Walter Baldwin, actor (Gay Amigo), dies at 88
  • 1977-01-28 Burt Mustin, actor ("All in the Family", "The Andy Griffith Show"), dies at 92
  • 1977-01-29 Freddie Prinze, comedian/actor (Chico & the Man), shoots himself at 22
  • 1977-02-13 Jack Gardner, actor (Wild Bill Hickok, 3 Russian Girls), dies at 77
  • 1977-02-18 Andy Devine, [Jeremiah Schwartz], actor (Andy's Gang), dies at 71
  • 1977-02-18 Ralph Graves, actor (Extra Girl), dies at 77
  • 1977-03-03 Percy Marmont, actor (Secret Agent, Lisbon), dies at 93
  • 1977-03-04 Toma Caragiu, Romanian actor (b. 1925)
  • 1977-03-08 Henry Hull, actor (Werewolf of London, Boys Town), dies at 86
  • 1977-03-30 Abdel Halim Hafez, Egyptian singer and actor (b. 1929)
  • 1977-04-08 Frank Milan, actor (Witness), dies at 71
  • 1977-04-27 Stanley Adams, actor (Lillies of the Field, Thunder Alley), dies at 61
  • 1977-04-28 Ricardo Cortez, American actor and director (The Maltese Falcon), dies at 76
  • 1977-05-26 Jim Boles, actor (Kraft Music Hall, One Man's Family), dies at 63
  • 1977-06-02 Forrest Lewis, actor (Great Gildersleeve, Ichabod & Me), dies at 77
  • 1977-06-02 Stephen Boyd, Irish actor, dies of heart attack at 45
  • 1977-06-13 Matthew Garber, British child actor (Mary Poppins) (b. 1956)
  • 1977-06-14 Alan Reed, actor (Fred Allen)/voice (Fred Flintstone), dies at 69
  • 1977-06-14 Robert Middleton, American actor (Barney-Monroes), dies at 66
  • 1977-06-20 Abner Biberman, actor (Imhook-Kodiak), dies at 68
  • 1977-07-12 Ed Holmes, actor (Growing Paynes, Once Upon a Tune), dies at 66
  • 1977-07-20 Carter DeHaven, American actor (Courage, Great Dictator), dies at 90
  • 1977-07-23 René de Vos, Dutch actor/composer (Jij Bent Mijn Leven), dies at 79
  • 1977-08-03 Alfred Lunt, actor (Guardsman, Sally of Sawdust), dies at 83
  • 1977-08-05 Charles Carson, actor (Cry the Beloved Country), dies at 87
  • 1977-08-09 Edward Chapman, actor (Promoter, Rembrandt), dies at 75
  • 1977-08-10 Vince Barnett, actor (Star is Born, Human Jungle), dies at 75
  • 1977-08-21 Octavus L "Octave" van Aerschot, actor (Scandal in Paris), dies at 87
  • 1977-08-21 Danny Lockin, American actor/dancer, dies from bleeding to death after being stabbed 100 times
  • 1977-08-22 Sebastian Cabot, actor (Mr French-Family Affair), dies at 59
  • 1977-08-23 Sebastian Cabot, actor (Giles French-Family Affair), dies at 59
  • 1977-08-26 Willis Bouchey, actor (Battle Cry, From Here to Eternity), dies at 34
  • 1977-08-27 George Merritt, actor (I Monster, Canterbury Tale), dies at 86
  • 1977-08-27 Steve Dunne, actor (Professional Father), dies at 59
  • 1977-09-08 Zero [Samuel J] Mostel, US actor (Fiddler on the Roof), dies at 62
  • 1977-09-09 John Breeden, actor (Madame Racketeer, Salute), dies at 73
  • 1977-09-11 Don Blackman, actor (Old Man & Sea, Desert Legion), dies at 65
  • 1977-09-11 Leonard Carey, actor (Laughter), dies at 90
  • 1977-10-10 Angelo Muscat, Maltese actor (b. 1930)

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1977-10-14 Bing Crosby, US singer/actor (Going My Way), dies of a heart attack at 74

Singer and Actor Bing Crosby
Singer and Actor
Bing Crosby
  • 1977-10-15 Ralph Truman, actor (Henry V, Treasure Island), dies at 77
  • 1977-11-18 Victor Francen, actor (J'Acusse, San Antonio), dies at 89
  • 1977-11-24 Richard Carlson, actor/director (Little Foxes, Hunted), dies at 65
  • 1977-11-25 Richard Carlson, actor (Col MacKenzie-MacKenzie's Raiders), dies at 65
  • 1977-11-28 Trevor Bardette, actor (Clanton-Legend of Wyatt Earp), dies at 75
  • 1977-12-18 Cyril Ritchard, actor (Peter Pan), dies at 80

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1977-12-25 Charlie Chaplin, actor/comedian (Modern Times, The Kid), dies in Switzerland at 88

Comedian/Actor/Filmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian/Actor/Filmaker
Charlie Chaplin
  • 1978-01-11 Michael Bates, actor (Clockwork Orange, Salt & Pepper), dies at 57
  • 1978-01-18 Carl Betz, actor (Alex Stone-Donna Reed Show), dies at 56
  • 1978-01-23 Jack Oakie, American actor (Great Dictator, Gang Buster), dies at 74