Actors in History (Part 14)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1301 - 1,400 of 7,032

  • 1911-11-17 William Tannen, American actor (Jailhouse Rock, Sitting Bull), born in NYC, New York
  • 1911-11-24 Kirby Grant, Butte Mont, actor (Sky King)
  • 1911-11-30 Jorge Negrete, Mexican singer and actor (d. 1953)
  • 1911-12-08 Lee J Cobb, actor (Virginian, 12 Angry Men, On the Waterfront), born in NYC, New York

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1911-12-09 Broderick Crawford, American actor (All the King's Men, Highway Patrol), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 1911-12-17 William Roerick, actor (Guiding Light)
  • 1911-12-23 James Gregory, American actor (My Favorite Martian, Barney Miller), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2002)
  • 1912-01-03 Robert Flemyng, actor (Windom's Way, Young Winston), born in Liverpool, England

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1912-01-08 José Ferrer, Puerto Rican actor and director (Blood Tide, Dune), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico (d. 1992)

  • 1912-01-11 Donald Barry, actor (Mr Gallo-Mr Novak), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1912-01-20 Christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita)
  • 1912-02-02 Stefan Schnabel, German actor (Anna, Dracula's Widow, Firefox)
  • 1912-02-04 James Craig, actor (Devil & Daniel Webster, Cyclops), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1912-02-05 Willard Parker, American actor (Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman), born in NYC, New York
  • 1912-02-07 Derek Farr, actor (8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large), born in London, England
  • 1912-02-12 Ernest Clark, actor (Doctor in the House), born in London, England
  • 1912-02-13 French J Van den Brande, Flemish actor
  • 1912-02-25 Richard Wattis, England, actor (Hobson's Choice, Prince & Showgirl)
  • 1912-03-04 John Garfield, American actor (Air Force, Destination: Tokyo, Juarez), born in NYC, New York (d. 1959)
  • 1912-03-21 Peter Bull, actor/author (Executioner, Tom Jones, Dr Strangelove)
  • 1912-03-22 Wilfrid Brambell, actor (Hard Day's Night), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1912-03-22 Karl Malden, actor (Mike-Streets of SF, American Express), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1912-03-25 Jean Vilar, French stage and film actor (d. 1971)
  • 1912-04-05 John Le Mesurier, Bedford England, actor (Jabberwocky, Dad's Army)
  • 1912-04-06 Wilhelmus H L "Willem" Tollenaar, actor/director (Don Carlos)
  • 1912-04-11 John Larkin, actor (Saints & Sinners, 12 O'Clock High), born in Oakland, California
  • 1912-04-12 Eric Feldary, actor (16 Fathoms Deep), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • 1912-04-12 Walt Gorney, American actor (d. 2004)
  • 1912-04-16 David Langton, Scotland, actor (Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship)
  • 1912-04-27 Renato Rascel, actor (7 Hills of Rome, Secrets of Santa Vittoria)
  • 1912-04-29 Richard Carlson, MN, actor (All I Desire, Flat Top, Valley of Gwangi)
  • 1912-05-06 Bill Quinn, American actor (Rifleman, Van Ranseleer-All in the Family), born in NYC, New York
  • 1912-05-09 Pedro Armendariz, Mexican actor (From Russia With Love)
  • 1912-05-11 Foster Brooks, comedian/actor (Miles-Mork & Mindy), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1912-05-23 John Payne, American actor (Restless Gun, Miracle on 34th Street), born in Roanoke, Virginia
  • 1912-05-23 Marius Goring, actor (Herr Palitz-Holocaust), born in Isle of Wight, England
  • 1912-05-24 Joseph Anthony, [Deuster], US director/actor (Matchmaker, Tomorrow)
  • 1912-05-26 Jay Silverheels, Canadian actor (Tonto-Lone Ranger), born in Ontario, Canada
  • 1912-05-30 Hugh Griffith, Wales, actor (Ben Hur, Mutiny on the Bounty, Oliver!)
  • 1912-05-31 Dave O'Brien, Big Springs TX, actor (Kiss Me Kate, 1st Aid)
  • 1912-06-12 Russell "Lucky" Hayden, Chico California, actor (Judge Roy Bean)
  • 1912-06-18 Glen Morris, MO, Olympic champion/actor (Tarzan)
  • 1912-06-18 Henry Brandon, actor (Drums of Fu Manchu), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1912-06-23 Maurice Dallimore, England, actor (Collector, Lad: A Dog)
  • 1912-07-23 Michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong)
  • 1912-08-01 Henry Jones, actor (Phyllis, Falcon Crest, Gun Shy), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1912-08-10 Richard Reeves, American actor (Murph-Date With an Angel), born in NYC, New York
  • 1912-08-12 Samuel Fuller, actor (Return to Salem's Lot), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1912-08-13 Max Croiset, playwright/director/actor (Dog of Flanders, Little Ark)
  • 1912-08-21 Bruce Trent, British singer and actor, born in St. Helier, Channel Islands (d. 1995)
  • 1912-08-23 Gene Kelly, American dancer and actor (An American in Paris, Going My Way), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1996)
  • 1912-08-29 Barry Sullivan, American actor (Duffy's Tavern, Man Called X, Tall Man), born in NYC, New York (d. 1994)
  • 1912-08-31 Reinoud Anders, Dutch actor (Hamlet)
  • 1912-09-06 Stephen Murray, English actor (Alice in Wonderland), born in Partney, England (d. 1983)
  • 1912-09-24 Donald "Don" Porter, American actor (Gidget, The Ann Sothern Show), born in Miami, Oklahoma (d. 1997)
  • 1912-09-29 Lukas Ammann, Basel, actor (Day of Anger, Class Reunion, Palace Hotel)
  • 1912-10-30 Preston Lockwood, English actor (Jeeves and Wooster), born in West Ham, Essex
  • 1912-11-16 George Petrie, actor (Honeymooners)
  • 1912-11-18 Arthur Peterson, Mandan ND, actor (Major-Soap, Crisis)
  • 1912-11-23 George O'Hanlon, American actor (Calvin-Life of Riley, George Jetson), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1989)
  • 1912-12-04 Alfons "Alphons" Berckmans, Flemish/British actor (Family Stastok)
  • 1912-12-09 Fred Engelen, Flemish actor/director [or Dec 12]
  • 1912-12-10 Rien van Nunen, Dutch actor (Spuit Elf)
  • 1912-12-13 Max Croiset, Dutch actor (Dog of Flanders, Little Ark) [or Aug 13]
  • 1913-01-06 Tom Brown, American actor (Ed-Gunsmoke, Lt Rovacs-Mr Lucky), born in NYC, New York
  • 1913-01-07 Francis De Wolff, England, actor (From Russia With Love)

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1913-01-09 Richard Nixon, 37th US President (Republican 1969-74) and actor, born in Yorba Linda, California (d. 1994)

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon
  • 1913-01-13 Jeff Morrow, American actor (Bart-Union Pacific, Temperatures Rising), born in NYC, New York
  • 1913-01-15 Lloyd Bridges, San Leandro California, actor (Sea Hunt, Roots, Airplane)
  • 1913-01-18 Danny Kaye, American comedian and actor (Danny Kaye Show), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1987)
  • 1913-01-26 William Prince, Nichols NY, actor (City in Fear, Cyrano de Bergerac)
  • 1913-01-29 Victor Mature, actor (1 Million BC, Samson & Delilah) (d. 1999), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1913-02-02 Poul Reichhardt, Danish actor (d. 1985)
  • 1913-02-06 John Lund, actor (Wackiest Ship in the Army), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1913-02-18 Dane Clark, actor (Wire Service, Bold Venture, Perry Mason), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1913-02-25 Gert Froebe, Saxony Germany, actor (Goldfinger)
  • 1913-02-25 Jim Backus, actor (Mr Magoo, Thurston Howell III-Gilligan Is), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1913-03-13 Lambros Konstantaras, Greek actor, born in Athens (d. 1985)
  • 1913-03-15 Lex Goudsmit, Dutch actor (Fiddler on the Roof)
  • 1913-03-15 MacDonald Carey, American actor (Days of Our Lives, Lock Up), born in Sioux City, Iowa (d. 1994)
  • 1913-03-22 James Westerfield, actor (Jungle Heat, Lucky Johnny), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1913-03-29 Niall MacGinnis, actor (Curse of the Demon), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1913-03-30 Frankie Laine, actor (Frankie Laine Show, Rawhide), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1913-04-14 John Howard, actor (Dave-My Three Sons), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1913-04-16 Les Tremayne, actor (Angry Red Planet, War of the Worlds), born in London, England
  • 1913-04-17 Paul Langton, Salt Lake City Utah, actor (Leslie-Peyton Place)
  • 1913-04-17 Richard Travis, American actor (Missile to the Moon), born in Carlsbad, New Mexico (d. 1989)
  • 1913-04-18 Al Hodge, actor (Capt Video)
  • 1913-04-20 Dick Wessel, WI, actor (Dick Tracy vs Cueball, Beware of Blondie)
  • 1913-04-25 Russ Conway, Brandon Manitoba, actor (Richard Diamond Private Eye)
  • 1913-05-01 Louis Nye, American comedian and actor (d. 2005)
  • 1913-05-02 Nigel Patrick, actor/director (Sapphire, Prize of Gold), born in London, England
  • 1913-05-06 Carmen Cavallaro, American actor (Hollywood Canteen, Diamond Horseshoe), born in NYC, New York
  • 1913-05-06 Stewart Granger, English actor (Prisoner of Zenda, King Solomon's Mines), born in London, England (d. 1993)
  • 1913-05-08 Sidney James [Cohen], actor (Carry On), born in Johannesburg
  • 1913-05-22 Carlyle Blackwell Jr, CA, actor (Docks of NY)

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1913-05-26 Peter Cushing, English actor (Dracula, Star Wars, Dr Who), born in Kenley, Surrey, England (d. 1994)

  • 1913-07-08 Walter Kerr, American actor and drama critic (Sad Clowns), born in Evanston, Illinois (d. 1996)
  • 1913-07-15 Murvyn Vye, Quincy Mass, actor (Bob Cummings Show)
  • 1913-07-16 Peter Van Eyck, Steinwehr Germany, actor (Brain, Wages of Fear)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1301 - 1,400 of 3,235

  • 1982-01-05 Hans Conried, actor (Bullwinkle Show, Make Room for Daddy), dies at 64
  • 1982-01-05 Harvey Lembeck, actor (Phil Silvers, Hathaways), dies at 56
  • 1982-01-08 Gregoire Aslan, actor (Concrete Jungle), dies of 73 of a heart attack
  • 1982-01-09 Paul Lynde, American comedian and actor (The Hollywood Squares, Uncle Arthur-Bewitched), dies of a possible stroke at 55
  • 1982-01-18 Trent Lehman, actor (Butch-Nanny & the Professor), dies at 20
  • 1982-02-11 Takashi Shimura, Japans actor (Rashomon, 7 Samurais), dies at 76
  • 1982-02-11 Victor Jory, Alaskan actor (Kings Row, Manhunt), dies at 79
  • 1982-02-12 Victor Jory, actor (Adv of Tom Sawyer, 1st Lady, Jigsaw), dies at 79
  • 1982-02-14 Henk Schaer, [Hendricus J M Schaareman], Dutch actor, dies at 79
  • 1982-02-15 Rolfe Sedan, actor (Mailman-George Burns Show), dies at 86
  • 1982-02-17 Lee Strasberg, acting coach/actor (And Justice for All), dies at 81
  • 1982-03-06 Jan Lemaire, Dutch actor/writer (Beautiful Juultje), dies at 97
  • 1982-03-09 Alan Badel, actor (Shogun), dies of a heart attack at 58
  • 1982-03-21 Harry H Corbett, British actor (Steptoe & Son, Jabberwacky), dies at 57
  • 1982-03-29 Rudy Bond, actor (Streetcar Named Desire), dies of heart attack at 68
  • 1982-04-03 Warren Oates, actor (East of Eden, Stoney Burke), dies at 53
  • 1982-04-15 Arthur Lowe, Brits actor (Capt Mainwaring in Dad's army), dies at 66
  • 1982-04-21 Joe Sawyer, actor (Biff O'Hara-Adventures of Rin Tin Tin), dies at 80
  • 1982-04-27 Tom Tully, actor (Line-up, Shane), dies at 85
  • 1982-04-28 Bert van Dongen [Abraham J Cohen], Dutch singer and actor, dies at 66
  • 1982-05-01 Gene Sheldon, actor (Bernardo-Zorro), dies at 72
  • 1982-05-02 Helmut Dantine, Austrian-born American actor, born in Vienna
  • 1982-05-02 Hugh Marlowe, actor (Jim Matthews-Another World), dies at 71
  • 1982-05-03 Helmut Dantine, actor (Shadow of the Cloak), dies at 64
  • 1982-05-06 Sam Baker, American actor, dies at 75
  • 1982-05-14 Hugh Beaumont, actor (Ward-Leave it to Beaver), dies at 73
  • 1982-05-25 Larry J Blake, actor (Earth vs the Flying Saucers), dies at 68
  • 1982-06-15 Neil Fitzgerald, Irish actor (Bride of Frankenstein), dies at 90
  • 1982-06-18 Curt Jurgens, actor (Disorder), dies of an acute heart attack at 66
  • 1982-06-22 Alan Webb, actor (King Lear, Challenge to Lassie), dies at 75
  • 1982-06-27 Jack Mullaney, actor (My Living Doll, It's About Time), dies at 49
  • 1982-07-06 Russell Thorson, actor (One Man's Family), dies at 72
  • 1982-07-07 Fred Stuthman, actor (Henry Adler-Hello Larry), dies at 63
  • 1982-07-12 Kenneth More, British actor (Genevieve), dies of Parkinson's disease at 67
  • 1982-07-13 John Alexander, actor (Alien PI), dies at 85
  • 1982-07-16 Patrick Dewaere, actor (Catherine & Co), shoots self at 35
  • 1982-07-19 John Harvey, stage and film actor (b. 1911)
  • 1982-07-23 Vic Morrow, American actor (Cimmaron), killed by helicopter crash during the filming of "Twilight Zone: The Movie" at 53
  • 1982-07-27 Dan Seymour, actor (We the People, Sing it Again), dies at 67
  • 1982-07-29 Harold Sakata, actor (Kenji-Sarge), dies at 62
  • 1982-08-11 Tom Drake, actor (Green Years, Warkill), dies of lung cancer at 63

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1982-08-12 Henry Fonda, actor (On Golden Pond), dies of heart disease at 77

  • 1982-08-13 Charles Walters, US actor/choreographer/dir (High Society), dies at 70
  • 1982-08-14 Patrick Magee, Northern Irish actor (Clockwork Orange, King Lear), dies at 60
  • 1982-08-17 Barney Phillips, actor (Dragnet, Felony Squad), dies at 68
  • 1982-08-25 John AM "Hans" van Tongeren, actor (Hunk), commits suicide at 27
  • 1982-09-02 Jay Novello, actor (Harum Scarum, Rebel Breed), dies of cancer at 78
  • 1982-09-02 Tom Baker, US actor, dies of a drug overdose in New York at 42
  • 1982-09-03 Michael Thoma, actor (8 is Enough, Fame), dies at 55
  • 1982-09-12 Kommer Kleijn, Dutch actor/director (Paul Vlaanderen), dies at 89
  • 1982-09-13 Philip Ober, actor (Gen Stone-I Dream of Jeannie), dies at 80
  • 1982-09-16 Rolfe Sedan, actor (Mr Beasley-Burns & Allen Show), dies at 86
  • 1982-09-28 Larry Breeding, actor (Who's Watching the Kids), dies on 36th birthday
  • 1982-10-08 Fernando Lamas, Argentine American actor/director (Lost World), dies of cancer at 67
  • 1982-10-24 James Philbrook, actor (Islanders, Investigators), dies at 58
  • 1982-11-01 James Broderick, actor (Doug-Family), dies of cancer at 55
  • 1982-11-18 Donald Dillaway, actor (Min & Bill, Platinum Blonde), dies at 78
  • 1982-11-23 "Reverend" Grady Nutt, actor (Hee Haw), dies at 47
  • 1982-11-25 Robert Coote, actor (MacBeth), dies in NYC of a heart attack at 73
  • 1982-11-26 Dan Tobin, actor (I Married Joan, My Favorite Martian), dies at 73
  • 1982-11-26 Robert Coote, actor (Timmy-Rogues, Theodore-Nero Wolfe), dies at 73
  • 1982-12-09 Joey Forman, actor (Sid Caesar Show, Joey Bishop Show), dies at 53
  • 1982-12-10 Freeman "Amos" Gosden, US radio actor (Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 83
  • 1982-12-23 Jack Webb, actor (Joe Friday-Dragnet), dies of a heart attack at 62
  • 1983-01-02 Dick Emery, actor (Yellow Submarine, Loot, Baby Love), dies at 65
  • 1983-01-08 Ron Frazer, Australian actor (b. 1924)
  • 1983-01-13 Arthur Space, actor (Doc Weaver-Lassie), dies of cancer at 74
  • 1983-01-13 John McHugh, actor (Unspeakable), dies of a heart attack at 69
  • 1983-01-15 Shepperd Strudwick, actor (Psychomania), dies of cancer at 75
  • 1983-01-17 Doodles Weaver, actor/comedian (Ring of Fire), shoots himself at 71
  • 1983-01-27 Louis De Funes, French actor and writer (The Mad Adventures of Rabbi Jacobs), dies at 68
  • 1983-01-27 Robert Christian, actor (Bustin' Loose), dies of cancer at 42
  • 1983-02-04 Jim Ameche, actor (Festival of Stars), dies at 68
  • 1983-02-10 Eduard Franz, actor (Zorro), dies at 80
  • 1983-02-20 Ray Vitte, actor (Doc, Cody-Quest), killed by police at 33
  • 1983-03-07 Robert Bray, actor (Corey-Lassie, Simon-Stagecoach West), dies at 65
  • 1983-03-14 Maurice Ronet, actor (Circle of Love, Frantic, Sphinx), dies at 55
  • 1983-03-27 James Hayter, actor (Pickwick Papers, Trio, Great Game), dies at 75
  • 1983-03-31 Stephen Murray, English actor (Guilty, Silent Dust, Master Spy), dies at 70
  • 1983-04-07 Gavin Gordon, television actor (Romance, Lone Cowboy), dies at 82
  • 1983-04-15 Rodolfo Hoyos, actor (Luis-Viva Valdez), dies at 68
  • 1983-04-22 Walter Slezak, actor (Bedtime For Bonzo), commits suicide in NY at 80
  • 1983-04-26 Vaughn Taylor, actor (Johnny Jupiter), dies at 72
  • 1983-04-30 Jerry Hatsuo Fujikawa, actor (Uncle Matsu-Mr T & Tina), dies at 71
  • 1983-05-05 John Williams, actor (Family Affair, Dial M for Murder), dies at 80

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1983-05-31 Jack Dempsey, former heavyweight boxing champ/actor, dies at 86

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Jack Dempsey
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Jack Dempsey
  • 1983-06-03 Nanna, Rafi Khawar, Lollywood actor, Lahore
  • 1983-07-15 Eddie Foy Jr, actor (Eddie-Fair Exchange), dies of cancer at 78

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1983-07-29 David Niven, British actor (Around the World in 80 Days, Rugues), dies in Switzerland at 73

  • 1983-07-29 Raymond Massey, actor (Dr Kildare), dies of pneumonia at 86
  • 1983-08-01 Peter Arne, actor (Straw Dogs), bludgeoned to death in London at 62
  • 1983-08-15 Anthony Costello, actor (Blue), dies at 42
  • 1983-08-24 Jack Somack, actor (Ball Four, Stockard Channing Show), dies at 64
  • 1983-08-26 Mike Kellin, actor (Honestly Celeste), dies at 61 of cancer
  • 1983-08-29 Simon Oakland, actor (Toma, Kolchak, Baa Baa Black Sheep), dies at 61
  • 1983-09-26 Tino Rossi, French singer and actor, dies at 76
  • 1983-09-27 Tino Rossi, singer/actor (Destins, Belle Menuniere), dies at 76
  • 1983-09-30 William Elliott, American actor (Bernie Loves Bridget", "Adam 12"), dies at 49

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1983-10-10 Sir Ralph Richardson, English actor (Richard III), dies at 80

  • 1983-10-14 Paul Fix, actor (Rifleman), dies at 82 of kidney failure