Actors in History (Part 15)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1401 - 1,500 of 6,987

  • 1913-10-10 Johnny Downs, American actor (Manhattan Showcase), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1913-10-20 Barney Phillips, actor (Dragnet, Felony Squad), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1913-10-28 Peter Glenville, English stage and screen actor and director (Hotel Paradiso, Becket), born in London (d. 1996)

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1913-11-02 Burt Lancaster, American actor (From Here to Eternity, Elmer Gantry), born in NYC, New York

  • 1913-11-04 Gig Young, St. Cloud Minnesota, American actor (They Shoot Horses Don't They)
  • 1913-11-05 John McGiver, American actor (Patty Duke Show, Jimmy Stewart Show), born in NYC, New York
  • 1913-11-08 Robert Strauss, American actor (Sgt Gruzewsky-Mona McCluskey), born in NYC, New York
  • 1913-11-13 Alexander Scourby, actor (Jesus, Shaggy Dog, Giant), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1913-11-24 Howard Duff, Bremerton Washington, actor (Flamingo Road, Knots Landing)
  • 1913-12-10 Harry Locke, English actor (d. 1987)
  • 1913-12-11 Jean Marais, Cherbourgh France, actor (Donkey Skin, Orpheus)

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1914-01-05 George Reeves, American actor (Superman, Gone with the Wind), born in Woolstock, Iowa (d. 1959)

  • 1914-01-06 David Bruce, Kankakee Ill, actor (Harry-Beulah)
  • 1914-01-14 Harold Russell, actor (Best Years of Our Life)
  • 1914-01-20 Wensley Pithey, Cape Town South Africa, actor (Winston Churchill-Ike)
  • 1914-01-28 Nelson Olmsted [or Olmstead], American voice actor (Sleep No More), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1992)
  • 1914-01-30 David Wayne, Traverse City Mich, actor (Andromeda Strain, Adams Rib)
  • 1914-01-30 John Ireland, actor (Rawhide, Gunfight at OK Corral), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1914-01-31 Carey Lofton, Blountsville Fla, actor (Skinner-Troubleshooters)
  • 1914-02-06 Thurl Ravenscroft, American voice actor (d. 2005)
  • 1914-02-15 Kevin McCarthy, actor (Invasion of Body Snatchers, Howling), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1914-02-17 Arthur Kennedy, actor (Fantastic Voyage, Peyton Place), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1914-02-17 [Bert de] Wayne Morris, WW II-pilot/actor (Paths of Glory), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1914-02-24 Zachary Scott, actor (Spotlight Playhouse, Mildred Pierce), born in Austin, Texas
  • 1914-02-26 Robert Alda, American actor (Dan Lewis-Supertrain, By Popular Demand), born in NYC, New York
  • 1914-02-28 Jim Boles, actor (Joe-One Man's Family), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • 1914-03-03 Martin Ritt, actor/director (Slugger's Wife, End of the Game)
  • 1914-03-14 Bill Owen, British actor (d. 1999)
  • 1914-03-15 Joe E. Ross, American actor and comedian (Car 54), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1982)
  • 1914-03-19 Fred Clark, American actor (Burns & Allen, Auntie Mame, Hazard), born in Lincoln, California (d. 1968)
  • 1914-03-20 Wendell Corey, Dracut Mass, actor (11th Hour, Peck's Bad Girl)
  • 1914-03-27 Richard Denning, Poughkeepsie NY, actor (Steve-Karen, Hawaii Five-0)
  • 1914-03-28 Frank Lovejoy, actor (Man Against Crime, Meet McGraw), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1914-04-01 Lor Tok, Thai comedian and actor (d. 2002)

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1914-04-02 Alec Guinness, British actor (Bridge on River Kwai), born in London, England (d. 2000)

  • 1914-04-16 John Hodiak, actor (A Bell for Adamo, Lifeboat), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1914-04-23 John Hubbard, actor (Don't Call Me Charlie), born in Indiana Harbor, Indiana
  • 1914-05-05 Tyrone Power, actor (The Mark of Zorro, Alexander's Ragtime Band), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1914-05-10 Charles McGraw, American actor (Michael-Falcon, Smith Family), born in NYC, New York
  • 1914-05-23 Leo Lerman, actor/manager/critic (Dance Magazine)
  • 1914-05-26 Archie Duncan, actor (Sherlock Holmes), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1914-05-29 Stacy Keach, Sr., American actor (d. 2003)
  • 1914-06-05 Stan Jones, Douglas Az, actor (Sheriff of Cochise)
  • 1914-06-11 Gerald Mohr, American actor (Christopher-Foreign Intrigue), born in NYC, New York
  • 1914-06-12 William Lundigan, actor (Climax), born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1914-06-19 Harry Lauter, White Plains NY, actor (Waterfront)
  • 1914-06-27 Alexander Pola, [Abraham Polak], Dutch actor/writer (Farce Major)
  • 1914-06-30 David Wayne, actor (Adam's Rib, Andromeda Strain, 3 Faces of Eve)
  • 1914-07-15 Howard Vernon, Swiss actor (d. 1996)
  • 1914-07-20 William John Phillips, actor (Nothing but a Man)
  • 1914-07-24 Frank Silvera, actor (High Chaparral), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1914-07-24 Robert Emhardt, actor (Mac-Another World, Underworld USA, Mooncussers)

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1914-07-25 Woody Strode, African American football player and actor (Posse, Cotton Club, Vigilante, Scream), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1994)

Actor and Sportsman Woody Strode
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  • 1914-07-31 Louis De Funes, Courbevoie France, actor (I Tartassati, Fantomas)
  • 1914-08-05 David Brian, American actor (Accussed of Murder, Dawn at Sorocco), born in NYC, New York
  • 1914-08-10 Jeff Corey, American actor (Getting Straight, Superman & Mole Men), born in NYC, New York
  • 1914-08-31 Richard Basehart, Zanesville Oh, actor (Voyage to Bottom of Sea)
  • 1914-09-12 Desmond Llewelyn, Welsh actor (d. 1999)
  • 1914-09-14 Pietro Germi, actor/director (Divorce Italian Style), born in Genoa, Italy
  • 1914-09-14 Clayton Moore, American actor (d. 1999), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1914-09-20 Kenneth More, England, actor (39 Steps, Doctor in the House)
  • 1914-09-24 Herb Jeffries, actor (Where's Huddles), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1914-10-01 Michael Goodliffe, Cheshire England, actor (5th Day of Peace)
  • 1914-10-02 Charles Drake, Bayside actor (Air Force, Glenn Miller Story), born in NYC, New York
  • 1914-10-07 Alfred Drake, [Capurro], singer/actor (Kiss Me Kate), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1914-10-09 Edward Andrews, Griffin GA, actor (Tea & Sympathy, Glass Bottom Boat)
  • 1914-10-20 Fayard Nicholas, US, actor (Big Broadcast of 1936)

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1914-10-26 Jackie Coogan, actor (Uncle Fester-Addams Family), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1984)

  • 1914-11-02 Ray Walston, actor (My Favorite Martian, Damn Yankees), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1914-11-06 Jonathan Harris, actor (Dr Zachary Smith-Lost in Space)
  • 1914-11-08 Norman Lloyd, actor (Auschlander-St Elsewhere), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1914-11-23 Roger Avon, Durham actor (d. 1998)
  • 1914-12-13 George "Tiger" Haynes, guitarist/actor (Land Without Music, Guv'nor)
  • 1914-12-13 Samuel "Larry" K Parks, Olathe KS, actor (Jolson-Jolson Story)
  • 1914-12-24 Guus Verstraete Sr, [August de Graef], Dutch actor/dir (Black Magic)
  • 1914-12-26 Richard Widmark, Sunrise Mich, actor (Madigan, Judgement at Nuremberg)
  • 1914-12-28 Bernard Youens, British actor (Coronation Street)
  • 1914-12-28 Lee Bowman, actor (Ellery Queen, Miami Undercover), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1914-12-31 Pat Brady, actor (Roy Rodgers Show), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1915-01-09 Fernando Lamas, Buenos Aires Argentina, actor ("You look marvelous")
  • 1915-01-21 Alan Hewitt, American actor (Det Brennan-My Favorite Martian), born in NYC, New York (d. 1986)
  • 1915-01-26 William Hopper, American actor (Paul Drake-Perry Mason), born in NYC, New York
  • 1915-01-30 Dorothy Dell, actor (Little Miss Marker, Wharf Angel)
  • 1915-02-04 William Talman, actor (Crashout, Hamilton-Perry Mason), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1915-02-07 Eddie Bracken, American actor (Summer Stock, Young & Willing), born in Astoria, New York (d. 2002)
  • 1915-02-09 Lennard Pearce, English actor (d. 1984)
  • 1915-02-12 Lorne Greene, Ottawa Canada, actor (Bonanza, Battlestar Galactica)
  • 1915-02-13 Lyle Betther, actor (Harry-Grand Jury, Lone Ranger), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1915-02-20 Philip Friend, Horsham England, actor (Vulture, Fur Collar)
  • 1915-02-22 Dan Seymour, actor (We the People, Sing It Again), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1915-02-23 Jon Hall, American actor (Ramar of the Jungle), born in Fresno, California (d. 1979)
  • 1915-02-28 Zero "Samuel" Mostel, actor (Fiddler on the Roof), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1915-03-08 Tapio Rautavaara, Finnish athlete, actor, and singer (d. 1979)
  • 1915-03-15 Richard Ward, Glenside Pa, actor (Beacon Hill)
  • 1915-03-22 Georgiy Zhzhonov, Russian actor and writer (d. 2005)
  • 1915-04-01 Otto Wilhelm Fischer, Austrian actor (d. 2004)
  • 1915-04-07 Stanley Adams, American actor (d. 1977)

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1915-04-10 Harry Morgan, actor (December Bride, M*A*S*H, Dragnet), born in Detroit, Michigan

  • 1915-04-16 Gerard McLarnon, actor/writer
  • 1915-04-21 Anthony Quinn, Mexico, actor, Zorba the Greek, Lawrence of Arabia)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1401 - 1,500 of 3,174

  • 1984-04-10 Ray Middleton, American actor, dies at 75
  • 1984-04-13 Dionyssis Papayannopoulos, Greek actor (b. 1912)
  • 1984-04-14 Dionisis Papagiannopoulos, Greek actor (b. 1912)
  • 1984-04-23 August "Guus" Oster, actor/director (Carrie), dies at 68
  • 1984-04-25 Richard Benedict, actor (Okinawa), dies at 64 of a heart attack
  • 1984-04-26 Henry Rowland, actor (Rogue's Regiment), dies at 70
  • 1984-05-10 Robert Moore, actor (Marshall-Diana), dies at 56
  • 1984-05-20 Peter Bull, British actor (Dr Doolittle), dies of a heart attack at 72
  • 1984-05-22 John Marley, actor (Cat Ballou), dies at 77 following heart surgery
  • 1984-06-07 George Givot, actor (Versatile Vaudeville), dies at 81
  • 1984-06-15 Ned Glass, actor (Charade, Street Music), dies of heart failure at 78
  • 1984-06-17 Chet Allen, actor (Jerry-Bonino, Slats-Troubleshooter), dies at 51
  • 1984-07-17 J Delos Jewkes, singer/actor (Stars & Stripes Forever), dies at 89
  • 1984-07-23 Lloyd Gough, actor (Black Bart, Tolsa), dies of aortic aneurism at 77
  • 1984-07-27 James Mason, British actor (Lolita), dies of a heart attack at 75
  • 1984-07-29 Woodrow Parfey, actor (Time Express), dies at 61 of a heart attack
  • 1984-07-31 Bill Raisch, one armed actor (Fred Johnson- The Fugitive), dies at 79
  • 1984-08-04 Edmond Ryan, actor (Human Monster), dies at 79 of a heart attack
  • 1984-08-04 Walter Burke, actor (Jack the Giant Killer), dies at 75 of emphysema
  • 1984-08-04 Howard Culver, actor (Howie-Gunsmoke), dies at 66
  • 1984-08-05 Richard Burton, Welsh stage and screen actor (Cleopatra, The Robe), dies of cerebral haemorrhage at 58
  • 1984-08-08 Richard Deacon, actor (Mel Cooley in Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 62
  • 1984-08-13 Clyde Cook, actor (Dawn Patrol, Jazz Heaven), dies in his sleep at 92
  • 1984-08-27 Bernard Youens, British actor (Coronation Street), dies at 69
  • 1984-08-27 Billy Sands, actor (Phil Silvers Show, McHale's Navy), dies at 73
  • 1984-09-01 Howland Chamberlin, actor (Force of Evil, Pickup), dies at 73
  • 1984-09-02 Manos Katrakis, Greek actor (b. 1908)
  • 1984-09-03 Duncan Renaldo, actor (Cisco Kid), dies at 80
  • 1984-09-06 E J Andre, actor (Eugene Bullock-Dallas), dies at 74
  • 1984-09-17 Richard Basehart, actor (Rage), dies following several strokes at 70
  • 1984-09-24 Neil Hamilton, actor (Com Gordon-Batman), dies of asthma at 85
  • 1984-09-25 Walter Pidgeon, actor (Forbidden Planet, Mrs Miniver), dies at 87
  • 1984-09-26 Walter Pidgeon, actor (Forbidden Planet), dies of strokes at 87
  • 1984-10-05 Leonard Rossiter, actor (2001, Water), dies of a heart attack at 57
  • 1984-10-18 Jon-Erik Hexum, actor (Bear), dies by a gun loaded with blanks at 26
  • 1984-10-22 Napoleon Whiting, actor (Silas-Big Valley), dies at 75
  • 1984-10-23 David Gorcey, actor (Angel's Alley), dies at 63 in a diabetic coma
  • 1984-10-23 Oskar Werner, actor (Farenehit 451), dies of a heart attack at 61
  • 1984-10-24 Walter Woolf King, actor/TV host (Lights Cameras Action), dies at 85
  • 1984-10-30 Mario Gallo, actor (Delvecchio), dies at 61
  • 1984-11-07 George Matthews, actor (Chick-Glynis), dies at 73 of heart disease
  • 1984-11-14 George Matthews, Brooklyn New York, American actor (Chick-Glynis), dies at 73
  • 1984-12-08 Luther Adler, actor (Dr Bernard Altman-The Psychiatrist), dies at 81
  • 1984-12-15 Lennard Pearce, English actor (b. 1915)
  • 1984-12-24 Ian Hendry, actor (Assassin, Get Carter, Repulsion), dies at 53
  • 1984-12-24 Peter Lawford, actor (Thin Man), dies of cardiac arrest at 61
  • 1985-01-01 Kamatari Fujiwara, Japanese actor (b. 1905)
  • 1985-01-18 Wilfrid Brambell, actor (Hard Day's Night, Boys), dies at 72
  • 1985-01-30 Ken Mayers, actor (Robbie Robertson-Space Patrol), dies at 67
  • 1985-02-06 Charles Briggs, actor (13 Frightened Girls, Capt Newman), dies at 53
  • 1985-02-08 Marvin Miller, actor (Michael Anthony-Millionaire), dies at 71
  • 1985-02-08 Tom Greenway, actor (Miami Story), dies of a heart attack at 75
  • 1985-02-11 Henry Hathaway, actor/director (Nob Hill), dies of heart attack at 86
  • 1985-02-12 Nicholas Colssanto, actor (Coach-Cheers), dies at 61
  • 1985-02-16 Larry Ward, actor (Frank Ragan-Dakotas), dies at 69
  • 1985-02-19 George Holmes, actor (Man in the Trunk), dies at 66
  • 1985-02-21 Louis Hayward, actor (Lone Wolf, Survivors), dies of lung cancer at 75
  • 1985-02-22 Alexander Scourby, actor (Victory at Sea, Ransom), dies at 71
  • 1985-02-23 Alexander Scourby, actor (Jesus, Shaggy Dog, Giant), dies at 71
  • 1985-02-27 David Huffman, actor (FIST, Jane Doe, Firefox, Onion Field), dies
  • 1985-02-27 Pat J O'Malley, actor (My Favorite Martian, Maude), dies at 83
  • 1985-03-08 Edward Andrews, actor (Broadside), dies at 70 of a heart attack
  • 1985-03-21 Michael Redgrave, British actor (Goodbye Mr Chips), dies at 77 of Parkinson's Disease
  • 1985-03-30 Harold Peary, actor (Herb-Blondie, Willy), dies of heart attack at 76
  • 1985-04-16 Scott Brady, [Gerald Tierney], actor (Shotgun Slade), dies at 60
  • 1985-04-23 Kent Smith, actor (Peyton Place, Invaders), dies at 78
  • 1985-04-25 Murray Matheson, actor (Felix-Banacek), dies at 72
  • 1985-04-25 Richard Haydn, British actor (Mutiny on the Bounty), dies at 80
  • 1985-05-01 George Pravda, Czech actor, dies at 68
  • 1985-05-02 Hal LeRoy, dancer/actor (Harold Teen), dies at 71 after surgery
  • 1985-05-08 Dolph Sweet, actor (Gil McGowan-Another World), dies at 74
  • 1985-05-08 Edmond O'Brien, actor (Sam Benedict), dies of Alzheimer's at 69
  • 1985-05-09 Edmond O'Brien, actor (Moon Pilot, Wild Bunch), dies at 69
  • 1985-05-11 Jorja Curtright, actor (Whistle Stop), dies of a heart attack
  • 1985-05-15 Jackie Curtis, actor (Underground USA), dies of a drug overdose at 38
  • 1985-05-17 Hugh Burden, actor (Night of Laughing Dead), dies at 72
  • 1985-05-18 Tex Terry, actor (Apache Rose, Timberjack), dies at 82
  • 1985-05-20 George Memmoli, actor (Earl-Hello Larry), dies at 46
  • 1985-06-01 Richard Greene, actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood), dies at 67
  • 1985-06-06 Siem Devout, Dutch actor, dies at 54
  • 1985-06-10 George Chandler, actor (Lassie), dies of Alzheimer's disease at 87
  • 1985-06-28 James Craig, actor (Human Comedy, Kismet), dies of lung cancer at 74
  • 1985-06-28 Lambros Konstantaras, Greek actor, dies at 72
  • 1985-07-09 Rafael Campos, actor (Ramon-Rhoda, Sancho-V), dies of cancer at 49
  • 1985-07-21 Mickey Shaughnessy, actor (Chicago Teddy Bears), dies at 65
  • 1985-07-28 Grant Williams, actor (Shrinking Man), dies of toxic poisoning at 54
  • 1985-07-29 James F Nolan, actor (Dante), dies of cancer at 69
  • 1985-08-07 Grayson Hall, actor (Dark Shadows), dies of cancer at 58
  • 1985-08-12 Kyu Sakamoto, Japanese singer and actor, dies in JAL 123 crash at 43
  • 1985-08-29 Patrick Barr, actor (Black Orchid, On the Run), dies at 77
  • 1985-09-04 George O'Brien, actor (Daniel Boone, Salute), dies of a stroke at 85
  • 1985-09-23 Mickey Simpson, actor (Wagonmaster), dies of a heart attack at 72
  • 1985-09-27 Lloyd Nolan, actor (Dr Chegley-Julia), dies of lung cancer at 83
  • 1985-10-02 George Savalas, actor (Kojak), dies at 58
  • 1985-10-02 Rock Hudson, actor (MacMillian & Wife), dies of AIDS at 59
  • 1985-10-02 Sidney Clute, actor (Lou Grant, Cagney & Lacey), dies at 69
  • 1985-10-03 Maurice Copeland, actor (Ralph-Those Young Charmings), dies at 74

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1985-10-10 Orson Welles, American actor/director (Citizen Kane, War of the Worlds), dies of a heart attack at 70

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1985-10-10 Yul Brynner, Russian-Swiss actor (The King and I, The Ten Commandments), dies of cancer at 65

  • 1985-10-16 Claude Stroud, actor (Hobart-Ted Knight Show, Duke), dies at 78