Actors in History (Part 16)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1501 - 1,600 of 6,992

  • 1915-04-16 Gerard McLarnon, actor/writer
  • 1915-04-21 Anthony Quinn, Mexico, actor, Zorba the Greek, Lawrence of Arabia)
  • 1915-05-04 Curt Conway, actor (Raw Deal), born in Boston, Massachusetts

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1915-05-06 Orson Welles [George], American actor (Citizen Kane, War of the Worlds), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin (d. 1985)

  • 1915-05-08 John Archer, Osceola Nebraska, actor (Destination: Moon)
  • 1915-05-10 Bert van Dongen, [Abraham J. Cohen], singer, impressionist and actor
  • 1915-05-20 Peter Copley, actor (Victim, King & Country)
  • 1915-05-26 Sam Edwards, American actor (d. 2004)
  • 1915-05-28 Scott McKay, Pleasantville Iowa, actor (Stage Door)
  • 1915-06-01 John Randolph, American actor (King Kong, Lucan, Lucas Tanner, Angie), born in NYC, New York
  • 1915-06-23 Dennis Price, Twyford England, actor (Adventurers, Millionairess)
  • 1915-08-02 Gary Merrill, American actor (Young Dr Kildare, All About Eve), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1915-08-21 Jack Weston, [Morris Weinstein], actor (4 Seasons, Rad), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1915-08-22 Hugh Paddick, British actor (d. 2000)
  • 1915-08-24 Ronald Ibbs, Irish actor (No Hiding Place, The Saint) (d. 1990)
  • 1915-09-02 Meinhardt Raabe, actor, notable as Munchkin Coroner on The Wizard of Oz
  • 1915-09-08 Frank Cady, actor (Mr Drucker-Green Acres), (d. 2012)
  • 1915-09-10 Edmond O'Brien, American actor (Sam Benedict, Johnny Midnight), born in NYC, New York
  • 1915-09-14 Douglas Kennedy, NY, actor (Lone Ranger & Lost City of Gold)
  • 1915-09-15 John Conte, Plamer Mass, actor (Mantovani)
  • 1915-09-15 Ismail Yasin, Egyptian comedian and actor (d. 1972)
  • 1915-09-19 Germán Valdés, Mexican actor, singer and comedian (d. 1973)
  • 1915-09-22 Arthur Lowe, Hayfield England, actor (Captain Mainwaring-Dad's Army)
  • 1915-09-24 Larry Gates, actor (Guiding Light, Body Snatchers), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 1915-10-13 Cornel Wilde, American actor (High Sierra, 5th Musketeer), born in NYC, New York
  • 1915-10-18 Victor Sen Yung, actor (Hop Sing-Bonanza, Bachelor Family), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1915-10-19 Farid al-Atrash, Syrian composer, musician, and actor (d. 1974)
  • 1915-11-01 Michael Denison, York England, actor (Importance of Being Ernest)
  • 1915-11-23 John Dehner, [Forkum], actor (Big Hawaii, Bare Essence), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1915-11-26 Herbert Joeks, [Herbert J van Hugten], Dutch actor (Snip & Snap, Pipo)
  • 1915-12-07 Eli Wallach, American actor (Magnificent 7, Misfits, People Next Door), born in Brooklyn New York, (d. 2014)

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1915-12-12 Frank Sinatra, Hoboken New Jersey, American singer/actor (old blue eyes), (d. 1998)

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra
  • 1915-12-13 Mark Stevens, actor (Big Town, Martin Kane), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1915-12-13 Curd Jürgens, German-born Austrian actor (d. 1982)
  • 1915-12-14 Dan Dailey, American dancer and actor (Gov Drinkwater-Governor & JJ), born in NYC, New York
  • 1916-01-11 Bernard Blier, Buenos Aires Argentina, actor (Les Miserables)
  • 1916-02-13 James Griffith, actor (Sheriff of Cochise), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1916-02-14 Edward Platt, actor (Chief-Get Smart), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1916-02-17 Raf Vallone, Tropea Italy, actor (El Cid, 2 Women, Greek Tycoon)
  • 1916-03-19 Eric Christmas, British actor (d. 2000)
  • 1916-03-26 Sterling Hayden, NJ, actor (Dr Strangelove, Asphalt Jungle, Cobra)
  • 1916-03-31 John Vivyan, actor (Imitation of Life, Mr Lucky), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1916-04-04 David White, actor (Larry Tate-Bewitched)

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1916-04-05 Gregory Peck, American actor (To Kill a Mockingbird, MacArthur), born in San Diego, California (d. 2003)

  • 1916-04-07 Anthony Caruso, American actor (d. 2003)
  • 1916-04-21 Sidney Clute, actor, Lou Grant, Cagney & Lacey), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1916-04-26 Vic Perrin, American actor (d. 1989)
  • 1916-05-01 Glenn Ford, Quebec Canada, actor (Cade's County, Big Heat, Midway)
  • 1916-05-14 Del Moore, American comedian and actor (Cal-Bachelor Father), born in Pensacola, Florida (d. 1970)
  • 1916-05-15 Bill Williams, American actor (Starlit Time, Date With the Angels), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1916-05-16 Bernard Braden, broadcaster/actor (All Night Lone, Full Treatment)
  • 1916-05-31 John Vivyan, actor (Mr Lucky, Wrong Man, Imitation of Life)
  • 1916-06-03 Leo Gorcey, American actor (Mannequin, Road to Zanzibar), (b. 1916 or 1917), born in NYC, New York (d. 1969)
  • 1916-06-10 Bill Waddington, British actor/comedian (Percy-Coronation Street)
  • 1916-06-18 John Young, actor/TV panelist (Masquerade Party)
  • 1916-06-19 Pat Buttram, actor (Mr Haney-Green Acres)
  • 1916-06-19 George Pravda, Prague, Austria-Hungary, actor (Thunderball, Firefox), (d. 1985)
  • 1916-06-20 Johnny Morris, British broadcaster/actor (Once in a Lifetime)
  • 1916-07-02 Ken Curtis, [Curtis Gates], actor (Ripcord, Festus - Gunsmoke), born in Lamar, Colorado (d. 1991)
  • 1916-07-11 Reg Varney, English actor
  • 1916-07-25 Ko van Dijk Jr, Dutch actor (Zaak M P)
  • 1916-07-27 Keenan Wynn, actor (Dr Strangelove, Absent Minded Professor), born in New York City (d. 1986)
  • 1916-07-28 Laird Cregar, actor (Charley's Aunt, Hangover Square), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1916-07-30 Dick Wilson, American actor (d. 2007)
  • 1916-07-31 Sydney Tafler, actor (Too Many Crooks), born in London, England
  • 1916-08-10 John Clark, Hampton IA, actor (Graveyard of Horror)
  • 1916-08-22 John Slater, actor (Deadlock, Cartel, Devil's Pass), born in London, England
  • 1916-08-24 Hal Smith, American actor (d. 1994)
  • 1916-08-25 Erich Von Stroheim Jr, actor/director (Napoleon, Sunset Blvd)
  • 1916-08-25 Van Johnson, actor (Brigadoon) always wore red socks, born in Newport, Rode Island
  • 1916-08-29 George Montgomery, Brady Mont, actor (Battle of Bulge, Hallucination)
  • 1916-09-18 Rossano Brazzi, Bolognia Italy, actor/director (Antaeus-Survivors)
  • 1916-09-28 Peter Finch, actor (Network, Windom's Way, Raid on Entebbe), born in London, England
  • 1916-09-29 Trevor Howard, England, actor (Mutiny on Bounty, Ryan's Daughter)
  • 1916-10-10 Benson Fong, actor (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart), born in Sacramento, California (d. 1987)
  • 1916-10-17 Robert Lowery, actor (Murder Over NY), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1916-10-19 David Lewis, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1916-10-22 Sid Miller, Shenandoah Pa, actor (Donald O'Connor Texaco Show)
  • 1916-10-27 Bob de Lange, [Jacob Bernard], Dutch actor/director (Daniel)
  • 1916-11-12 Liam Dunn, NJ, actor (Koska & his Family)
  • 1916-11-12 Rogelio de la Rosa, Filipino actor and politician (d. 1986)
  • 1916-11-23 Michael Gough, Kuala Lumpur, British Malaya, English actor (Search for the Nile)
  • 1916-11-30 Michael Gwynn, Bath England, actor (Village of Damned, Question 7)
  • 1916-12-02 John Bentley, Warwickshire England, actor (Chair)

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1916-12-09 Kirk Douglas [Issur Danielovitch], American actor (Gunfight at OK Corral), born in Amsterdam, New York

  • 1916-12-28 Noel Johnson, British actor (Frenzy, Frightmare, Royal Flash)
  • 1917-01-01 Albert Mol, Dutch actor (d. 2004)
  • 1917-01-09 Herbert Lom, Czech, actor (Pink Panther Strikes Again, Dorian Gray)
  • 1917-01-16 Buddy Lester, actor (Nick-Phil Silvers Show), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1917-01-19 John Raitt, Bonnie Raitt's father/singer/actor (Pajama Game)
  • 1917-01-24 Ernest Borgnine, Hamden Ct, actor (Ice Station Zebra, McHale, Marty), (d. 2012)
  • 1917-01-29 John Raitt, Santa Ana California, actor/singer (Chevy Show, Pajama Game)
  • 1917-02-19 Dick Emery, actor (Yellow Submarine, Loot, Baby Love), born in London, England
  • 1917-02-23 Kenneth Tobey, actor (Chuck-Whirlybirds) [or Mar 23]

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1917-03-02 Desi Arnaz, Cuban-American actor (I Love Lucy), born in Santiago de Cuba (d. 1986)

Actor Desi Arnaz
Actor
Desi Arnaz
  • 1917-03-07 Davis Roberts, actor (Mr Johnson-Boone), born in Mobile, Alabama
  • 1917-03-23 Kenneth Tobey, actor (The Thing, Strange Invaders) [or Feb 23]
  • 1917-03-30 Herbert Anderson, actor (Henry-Dennis The Menace)
  • 1917-04-01 Leon Janney, Ogden Ut, actor (Hawk)
  • 1917-04-02 Dabbs Greer, Fairview Mo, actor (Gunsmoke, Little House on Prairie)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1501 - 1,600 of 3,163

  • 1985-10-16 Claude Stroud, actor (Hobart-Ted Knight Show, Duke), dies at 78
  • 1985-10-29 John Lodge, actor (Sensation, In Like Flint)/(gov-R-CT), dies at 82
  • 1985-10-30 Kirby Grant, actor/singer (Sky King), dies in an auto accident at 74
  • 1985-10-31 Poul Reichhardt, Danish actor (b. 1913)
  • 1985-11-01 Phil Silvers, comedic actor (Sgt Bilko), dies in his sleep at 73
  • 1985-11-06 Joel Crothers, actor (Edge of Night), dies of a heart attack at 44
  • 1985-11-17 Jimmy Ritz, actor (Ritz Brothers), dies of heart failure at 81
  • 1985-12-02 Alex Courtney, actor (Sword of Justice), dies
  • 1985-12-03 Sam Gillman, actor (Sam-Shane), dies at 70
  • 1985-12-31 Rick Nelson, singer/actor (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), dies at 45
  • 1986-01-29 Leif Erickson, actor (John-High Chaparral), dies at 74
  • 1986-02-06 William Collier, actor (Up the River, She's My Weakness), dies
  • 1986-02-10 Brian Aherne, actor (Juarez, My Sister Eileen, Rosie), dies at 83
  • 1986-02-16 Howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76
  • 1986-02-17 Paul Stewart, actor (Opening Night, In Cold Blood, Window), dies
  • 1986-02-19 Adolfo Celi, actor (Thunderball), dies at 63
  • 1986-02-19 Paul Stewart, actor (Top Secret USA, Deadline), dies at 77
  • 1986-03-06 Adolph Caesar, actor (Club Paradise, Soldier's Story), dies

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1986-03-10 Ray Milland, Welsh actor (The Lost Weekend-Academy Award 1945), dies at 81

  • 1986-03-17 Hal Buckley, actor (John Quincy-OK Crackerby), dies at 49
  • 1986-03-22 Charles Starrett, actor (Silver Streak, Jungle Bride), dies
  • 1986-03-26 Bartlett Robinson, actor (Wendy & Me, Mona McCluskey), dies at 73
  • 1986-03-28 Victor J Lopez, actor (Chuey-Man From Atlantis), dies at 39
  • 1986-03-29 Harry Ritz, actor (3 Musketeers, On the Avenue), dies at 79

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1986-03-30 James Cagney, actor (Yankee Doodle Dandy), dies in NY at 86

  • 1986-03-31 Harry Ritz, comedian/actor (Ritz Brothers), dies at 79
  • 1986-03-31 Jerry Paris, director/actor (Jerry-Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 60
  • 1986-04-13 Stephen Stucker, actor (Trading Places, Airplane), dies
  • 1986-04-15 Tim McIntire, actor (Bob Younger-Legend of Jesse James), dies at 42
  • 1986-04-19 Alvin Childress, actor (Amos-Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 78
  • 1986-04-26 [William] Broderick Crawford, American actor (Highway Patrol), dies after a series of strokes at 74
  • 1986-05-03 Robert Alda, actor (Dan Lewis-Supertrain), dies at 72
  • 1986-05-07 Jeffrey Mylett, American actor (b. 1949
  • 1986-05-09 Herschel Bernardi, actor (Lt Jacoby-Peter Gunn, Arnie), dies at 62
  • 1986-05-12 Lee Bonnell, American actor, dies at 67
  • 1986-05-22 Martin Gabel, actor (Thief, Marnie), dies at 63
  • 1986-05-23 Sterling Hayden, actor (Blue & Gray), dies at 70
  • 1986-05-24 Gunnar Bjornstrand, actor (7th Seal, Devil's Eye), dies at 76
  • 1986-05-24 Yakima Canutt, actor/director (Diary of a Young Comic), dies at 91
  • 1986-06-23 Nigel Stock, actor (Lost Continent, Young Sherlock Holmes), dies
  • 1986-06-29 Robert Drivas, actor (Our Private World), dies at 47
  • 1986-07-01 Roy Poole, actor (Winds of War), dies at 62
  • 1986-07-15 Benny Rubin, actor/comedian (Benny Rubin Show), dies at 87
  • 1986-08-19 Lorenzo Tucker, actor (Black King), dies
  • 1986-08-20 Walter Brooke, actor (DA Scanlon-Green Hornet), dies at 71
  • 1986-08-23 Charles Janssens, Belgian actor (Mira, Malpertuis), dies at 80
  • 1986-08-25 Allen Case, actor (Deputy, Legend of Jesse James), dies at 51
  • 1986-08-26 Ted Knight, [Tadeus Konopka], actor (Mary Tyler Moore), dies at 62
  • 1986-09-01 Murray Hamilton, actor (Rich Man Poor Man), dies at 63
  • 1986-09-12 Frank Nelson, actor (Ralph-I Love Lucy, Jack Benny Show), dies at 75
  • 1986-09-26 Hugh Franklin, American soap opera actor (b. 1916)
  • 1986-09-28 Robert Helpmann, actor (Second Time Lucky, Patrick), dies at 77
  • 1986-10-14 [Francis XA] Keenan Wynn, US actor (Dr Strangelove), dies at 70
  • 1986-10-22 Ivor Francis, actor (Dusty's Trail), dies at 68
  • 1986-10-23 Lino Ventura, actor (French Detective, Slap, Jig-Saw), dies at 67
  • 1986-10-25 Forrest Tucker, actor (O'Rourke-F Troop, Dusty Trail), dies at 67
  • 1986-10-29 Mimis Fotopoulos, Greek actor (b. 1913)
  • 1986-11-05 Claude Jutra, Québécois actor and film director (b. 1930)
  • 1986-11-10 Rogelio de la Rosa, Filipino actor and politician (b. 1916)
  • 1986-11-11 Roger C Carmel, actor (Mudd-Star Trek, Mothers-in-Law), dies at 54
  • 1986-11-17 Alan Hewitt, actor (Det Brennan-My Favorite Martian), dies at 71
  • 1986-11-21 Jerry Colonna, actor (Jerry Colonna Show), dies at 82
  • 1986-11-21 Marcelino Sanchez, American actor (b. 1957)
  • 1986-11-22 Scatman Crothers, actor (Shining, Zapped), dies at 76
  • 1986-11-26 Scatman Crothers, singer/actor (Shining, Chico & The Man), dies at 76
  • 1986-11-27 Steve Tracy, actor (Percival-Little House on Praire), dies at 61
  • 1986-11-28 Herb Vigran, actor (Ernest-Ed Wynn Show), dies at 76
  • 1986-11-29 Cary Grant, British-born American actor ('Charade,' 'North by Northwest'), dies in Davenport Iowa at 82
  • 1986-11-29 Herb Vigran, actor (Vampire, Mark of Vampire), dies

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1986-12-02 Desi Arnaz, actor (Ricky Ricardo-I Love Lucy), dies at 69 of lung cancer

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Desi Arnaz
  • 1986-12-11 Paul Keenan, actor (Summer Fantasy), dies at 30
  • 1986-12-18 Mamo Clark, actor (1 Million BC, Robinson Crusoe of Clipper Island), dies
  • 1986-12-31 Lloyd Haynes, actor (Pete Dixon-Room 222), dies at 54
  • 1987-01-01 Gustav Knuth, actor (Heidi, Rats), dies at 85
  • 1987-01-08 Peter Adams, actor (Alternative, Blowing Hot & Cold), dies at 69
  • 1987-01-09 Arthur Lake, actor (Dagwood-Blondie), dies at 81
  • 1987-01-15 Ray Bolger, actor/dancer (Wizard of Oz), dies at 83
  • 1987-01-30 Angelo Rutherford, actor (Willie-Gentle Ben), dies at 32
  • 1987-01-30 Ken Drake, actor (Crime & Punishment USA), dies
  • 1987-02-12 Lang Jeffries, Canadian actor (Skip-Rescue 8), dies at 55
  • 1987-02-17 Hal K Dawson, actor (Another Language, Wells Fargo), dies
  • 1987-02-23 Esmond Knight, actor (Black Narcissus, Henry V), dies at 80
  • 1987-02-25 James Coco, actor (Joe-Dumplings), dies at 58
  • 1987-03-02 Randolph Scott, actor (Fort Worth, Gung Ho, Jesse James), dies at 89
  • 1987-03-16 Scott McKay, actor (Guest in House, 30 Seconds over Tokyo), dies at 71
  • 1987-03-19 Emile Meyer, actor (Young Jesse James, Lineup), dies
  • 1987-03-21 Dean Paul Martin, actor (Billy-Misfits of Science), dies at 35
  • 1987-03-21 Robert Preston, actor (Harold Hill-Music Man), dies at 68
  • 1987-03-26 Walter Abel, actor (Suspicion), dies at 88
  • 1987-03-28 Patrick Troughton, actor (Dr Who-Dr Who), dies at 56
  • 1987-04-11 Kent Taylor, actor (Boston Blackie, Rough Riders), dies at 79
  • 1987-04-19 Hugh "Lumpy" Brannum, Actor (Mr Green Jeans), dies at 77
  • 1987-04-30 Hugh Dempster, actor (Anna Karenina, Candles at Nine), dies
  • 1987-05-15 Wynne Gibson, actor (Night After Night, Aggie Appleby), dies
  • 1987-05-21 Alejandro Rey, actor (Carlos-Flying Nun), dies at 57
  • 1987-05-28 Charles Ludlam, actor (Big Easy), dies at 44
  • 1987-06-03 Will Sampson, actor (From Here to Eternity, Yellow Rose), dies at 54
  • 1987-06-09 Grandon Rhodes, actor (Gentleman From Nowhere), dies
  • 1987-06-21 Madman Muntz, American entrepreneur, businessman, electrical engineer, TV commercial actor (b. 1914)

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1987-06-22 Fred Astaire, actor/dancer (Royal Wedding, Let's Dance), dies at 88

Actor and Dancer Fred Astaire
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Fred Astaire