Actors in History (Part 18)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1701 - 1,800 of 7,000

  • 1918-09-27 James McCallion, actor (Mi Taylor-National Velvet), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1918-09-29 Don Castle, TX, actor (Born to Speed, Tombstone, Motor Patrol)
  • 1918-10-08 Ron Randell, Australian actor (Loves of Carmen, I am a Camera), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1918-10-13 Jack MacGowran, actor (King Lear, Exorcist), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1918-10-13 Robert Walker, Salt Lake City Utah, actor/writer (Bataan, Mme Curie)
  • 1918-10-18 Bobby Troup, Harrisburg Pa, pianist/actor (Emergency, Acapulco)
  • 1918-10-20 Anton Diffring, Koblenz Germany, actor (Assignment Vienna)
  • 1918-10-23 James Daly, Wisc, actor (Medical Center)

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1918-11-04 Art Carney, American actor (Ed Norton-Honeymooners), born in Mount Vernon, New York (d. 2003)

Actor Art Carney
Actor
Art Carney
  • 1918-11-04 Cameron Mitchell, Dallastown Pa, actor (Buck-High Chaparral)
  • 1918-11-06 Ronnie Brody, England, actor (Superman 3, What's Up Nurse, Ritz)
  • 1918-11-11 Stubby Kaye, American actor (Guys & Dolls, Lil' Abner, Cat Ballou), born in NYC, New York
  • 1918-11-24 Tom "Stubby" Fouts, Carroll County Ind, actor (Polka-go-round)
  • 1918-11-30 Efren Zimbalist Jr, American actor (77 Sunset Strip, FBI, Scruples), born in NYC, New York (d. 2014)
  • 1918-12-15 Jeff Chandler, [Ira Grossel], American actor (Broken Arrow), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1961)
  • 1918-12-22 Frankie Darro, actor (Radio Ranch, Valley of Wanted Men), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1918-12-23 Kumar Pallana, Indian-born American actor
  • 1919-01-03 Jesse White, Buf NY, actor (Bedtime for Bonzo, Million Dollar Mermaid)
  • 1919-01-13 Robert Stack, actor (Eliot Ness-Untouchables, Airplane), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1919-01-19 Anthony Dexter, [Walter Fleischmann], NB Canada, actor (Valentino)
  • 1919-01-20 Alex Nicol, actor (Man From Laramie, Air Cadet), born in Ossining, New York
  • 1919-02-05 Red Buttons, [Aaron Chwatt], Bronx comedian/actor (Sayonara), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919-02-12 Forrest Tucker, Plainfield Ind, actor (O'Rourke-F Troop, Dusty Trail)
  • 1919-02-13 Tennessee Ernie Ford, country music singer and actor (Sixteen Tons), born in Bristol, Tennessee (d. 1991)
  • 1919-02-17 Jock Mahoney, actor (Dallas, Yancy Derringer, Day of Fury), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1919-02-26 Mason Adams, American actor (Charlie Hume-Lou Grant, Deadliest Season), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919-03-15 John Gregson, actor (Gideon CID, Shirley's World), born in Liverpool, England (d. 1975)
  • 1919-03-15 Lawrence Tierney, actor (Abduction, Dillinger), born in Brooklyn, New York

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1919-03-26 Strother Martin, American actor (Cool Hand Luke, Slapshot), born in Kokomo, Indiana (d. 1980)

  • 1919-05-01 Dan O'Herlihy, Ireland, actor (Fail Safe, Last Starfighter, Robocop)
  • 1919-05-02 Than Wyenn, American actor (Pete Kelly's Blues), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919-05-09 Arthur English, comedian/actor (Malachi's Cove)
  • 1919-05-17 Antonio Aguilar, Mexican singer and actor (d. 2007)
  • 1919-05-27 Kam Fong, actor (Hawaii Five-0), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1919-05-28 Frank Middlemass, actor (Island, Oliver Twist)
  • 1919-06-11 Richard Todd, Irish-born British actor (Dorian Gray, Assassin Yangtse Incident), born in Dublin (d. 2009)
  • 1919-06-14 Sam Wanamaker, actor (Holocaust, Competition, Raw Deal), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1919-06-14 Gene Barry [Eugene Klass], American actor (The Atomic City, Bat Masterson), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919-06-15 Alberto Sordi, actor (Miser, Taxi Driver in NY), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1919-06-17 Antonius C "Ton" Lutz, Dutch actor/director (Lucifer)
  • 1919-06-18 Mel Brandt, American actor (Faraway Hill), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1919-06-19 Louis Jourdan, French actor (Gigi, Octopussy), born in Marseille, France (d. 2015)
  • 1919-06-20 Bruce Gordon, actor (Frank Nitti-Untouchables), born in London, England
  • 1919-06-20 Ronald Hines, Dutch/British actor (Pack of Lies)
  • 1919-06-24 Al Molinaro, actor (Murray-Odd Couple, Al-Happy Days), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin (d. 2015)
  • 1919-06-29 Slim Pickens, Kingsburg California, actor (Dr Strangelove, Blazing Saddles)
  • 1919-06-30 Lee Krieger, MD, actor (Clambake, One Way Wahini)
  • 1919-07-02 Johnny Bradford, Long Branch NJ, actor (Ransom Sherman Show)
  • 1919-07-07 Jon Pertwee, English actor and entertainer (third Doctor in Doctor Who, Worzel Gummidge), born in London (d. 1996)
  • 1919-07-14 Lino Ventura, Parma Italy, actor (Happy New Year, Pain in the A--)
  • 1919-08-15 Huntz Hall, American actor (Cyclone, Gas Pump Girls, The Rating Game), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919-08-23 James Quinn, film producer/actor (Joey, Hammett, Overlord)
  • 1919-08-26 Ronny Graham, actor (Bob Crane Show, Chico & the Man), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1919-09-04 Howard Morris, American comedic actor (High Anxiety), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919-09-09 Jacques Marin, actor (Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo), born in Paris, France
  • 1919-09-09 Richard Webb, Bloomington IL, actor (Invisible Monster, Git)
  • 1919-10-05 Donald Pleasence, English actor (Fantastic Voyage, Halloween), born in Worksop, England
  • 1919-10-05 Robin Bailey, Hucknall England, actor (See No Evil, Screamtime)
  • 1919-10-07 Gabriel Dell, Barbados, actor (Steve Allen Show)
  • 1919-10-28 Bernhard Wicki, St Polten Austria, director/actor (Crime & Passion)
  • 1919-11-02 Warren Stevens, Clark's Summit Pa, actor (Richard Boone Show), (d. 2012)
  • 1919-11-03 Bert Freed, American actor (Rufe-Shane), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919-11-04 Martin Balsam, American actor (Murray-Archie Bunker's Place, Catch 22), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919-11-10 François Périer, French actor (d. 2002)
  • 1919-11-19 Alan Young, British actor (Wilbur Post in Mr Ed), born in North Shields, Tyne and Wear (d. 2016)
  • 1919-11-21 Steve Brodie, actor (Life & Legend of Wyatt Earp), born in El Dorado, Kansas
  • 1919-11-24 David Kossoff, British actor (d. 2005)
  • 1920-01-08 Douglas Wilmer, British actor (Sherlock Holmes), born in London (d. 2016)
  • 1920-01-09 Clive Dunn, British actor, (d. 2012)
  • 1920-01-10 Georges Marchal, Nancy France, actor (Evil Eden, Gina, Milky Way)
  • 1920-01-16 Elliott Reid, actor (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)
  • 1920-01-20 DeForest Kelley, actor (Dr McCoy-Star Trek), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1920-01-22 George Breakston, actor/director (Jungle Stampede), born in Paris, France
  • 1920-01-24 Jerry Maren, actor (munchkin-Wizard of Oz, Mayor McCheese)
  • 1920-01-26 Derek Bond, actor (Nicholas Nickelby), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1920-02-11 Billy Halop, American actor (Bert Munson-All in the Family), born in NYC, New York
  • 1920-02-12 Pran Krishan Sikand, Indian actor often cast as the villain in Hindi cinema (Khandaan, Be-Imaan), born in New Delhi (d. 2013)
  • 1920-02-18 Jack Palance, [Walter Palanuik], Lattimer Pa, actor (City Slickers)
  • 1920-02-19 George Rose, Bicester England, actor (Beacon Hill, Holocaust)
  • 1920-02-25 Hayes Gordon, actor (Sky Pirates, Dark Room), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1920-02-26 Tony Randall, [Leonard Rosenberg], actor (Felix-Odd Couple), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1920-02-29 Arthur Franz, Perth Amboy NJ, actor (Invaders From Mars, Young Lions)
  • 1920-02-29 James Mitchell, actor (Palmer-All My Children), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1920-03-03 James Doohan, actor (Montgomery Scott-Star Trek), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1920-03-04 Alan MacNaughtan, Scottish actor (d. 2002)
  • 1920-03-06 Lewis Gilbert, director/actor (You Only Live Twice), born in London, England
  • 1920-03-06 Roger Price, Charleston WV, actor/writer (Who's There, Droodles)
  • 1920-03-09 Carl Betz, Pitts, actor (Alex Stone-Donna Reed Show)
  • 1920-03-16 Leo McKern, Australian actor (Blue Lagoon, Help, Mouse that Roared), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1920-03-19 Tige Andrews, American actor (d. 2007)
  • 1920-03-22 Werner Klemperer, actor (Col Klink in Hogan's Heroes), born in Cologne, Germany (d. 2000)
  • 1920-03-22 Ross Martin, Grodek Poland, actor (Mr Lucky, Wild Wild West)
  • 1920-03-23 James Brown, Desdemona Tx, actor (Lt Rip Masters-Rin Tin Tin)
  • 1920-03-23 Jimmy Edwards, comedy actor (Barnes)
  • 1920-03-24 Gene Nelson, [Berg], actor (Tea For 2, Oklahoma), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1920-03-25 Patrick Troughton, English actor (second Doctor in Doctor Who), born in Mill Hill (d. 1987)

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1920-04-01 Toshiro Mifune, Japanese writer and actor (Shogun), born in Tsingtao, China (d. 1997)

Actor & Writer Toshiro Mifune
Actor & Writer
Toshiro Mifune
  • 1920-04-02 Jack Webb, actor (Joe Friday-Dragnet), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1920-04-04 Eric Rohmer, Nancy France, actor (6 in Paris, Collector, Perceval)
  • 1920-04-21 Christopher Dark, NY, actor, Suddenly, Tenderfoot)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1701 - 1,800 of 3,193

  • 1989-06-10 Richard Quine, director/actor (Babes on Broadway), dies at 68
  • 1989-06-15 Ray McAnally, actor (My Left Foot, Empire State), dies in Dublin at 63
  • 1989-06-15 Victor French, actor (#44-Get Smart, Highway to Heaven), dies at 54
  • 1989-06-17 John Matusek, NFLer (Oak Raider)/actor, dies of a heart attack at 38
  • 1989-06-27 Jack Beutel, actor (The Outlaw), dies
  • 1989-07-01 William Ching, actor (Moonlighter, Terror in Haunted House), dies
  • 1989-07-03 Jim Backus, actor (Magoo, Gilligan's Island), dies at 76 of pneumonia
  • 1989-07-19 Carl-Heinz Schroth, dir/actor (Strafverteidiger), dies at 87
  • 1989-07-24 Ernest Morrison, actor (Peggy Does Her Darndest), dies
  • 1989-07-28 Jeff Richards, actor (Don't Go Near the Water), dies at 66
  • 1989-08-05 Ralph Meeker, actor (Kiss Me Deadly, Gentle Giant), dies at 68
  • 1989-08-11 John Meillon, actor (Wild Duck, Crocodile Dundee), dies
  • 1989-09-09 Tim Hovey, actor (Slim Carter, Man Afraid), dies of a drug overdose
  • 1989-09-19 Guido de Moor, actor (Flanagan, Because of the Cats), dies
  • 1989-09-22 Jan Teulings, Dutch actor/director (Dorp aan de Rivier), dies
  • 1989-10-11 Paul Shenar, actor (Deadly Force, Dream Lover), dies at 53
  • 1989-10-14 Michael Carmine, actor (Batteries Not Included), dies at 30
  • 1989-10-16 Cornel Wilde, actor (Saadia, Comic, Beach Red, Gargoyles), dies at 74
  • 1989-10-20 Anthony Quayle, actor (Moses, Operation Crossbow), dies at 76
  • 1989-10-22 Roland Winters, actor (Jet Pilot, Meet Millie), dies at 84
  • 1989-11-06 Yusaku Matsuda, Japanese actor (b. 1949)
  • 1989-11-17 Billy Lee, actor (Sons of Legion, Biscuit Eater), dies
  • 1989-11-25 Frank M Thomas, actor (Behind the Headlines, M'Liss), dies
  • 1989-12-06 John Payne, American movie actor ("Miracle on 34th St") dies aged 77
  • 1989-12-14 Jock Mahoney, actor (Dallas, Cow Town, Range Rider), dies at 70
  • 1989-12-15 Arnold Moss, actor (Gambit), dies at 79
  • 1989-12-15 Edward Underdown, English actor (b. 1908)
  • 1989-12-16 Lee Van Cleef, US actor (Good, Bad & Ugly), dies at 64
  • 1990-01-02 Alan Hale Jr., American actor (Skipper-Gilligan's Island), dies of cancer at 68
  • 1990-01-03 Ken Hill, actor (Cobra, Protocol), dies
  • 1990-01-05 Arthur Kennedy, actor (Air Force), dies of a brain tumor at 76
  • 1990-01-06 Hans Jaray, actor (Lydia, Fedora), dies
  • 1990-01-06 Ian Charleson, actor (Gandhi, Chariots of Fire), dies of AIDS at 40
  • 1990-01-14 David Arkin, actor (I Love You Alice B Toklas), dies
  • 1990-01-15 Gordon Jackson, actor (Hamlet), dies after a short illness at 66
  • 1990-01-18 Rusty Hamer, American actor (b. 1947)
  • 1990-01-25 Alexander Lockwood, actor (Duel), dies
  • 1990-02-02 Joel Fluellen, actor (Man Friday, Burning Cross), dies at 79
  • 1990-02-06 John Merivale, actor (Caltiki), dies
  • 1990-02-13 Ken Lynch, actor (Paratroop Command, Legend of Tom Dooley), dies at 79
  • 1990-02-15 Henry Brandon, actor (Assault on Precinct 13), dies at 77
  • 1990-02-15 Jack Fletcher, actor (Any Wednesday), dies of heart attack at 68
  • 1990-02-17 Erik Rhodes, actor (Top Hat), dies of pneumonia at 84
  • 1990-02-17 Marc Clement, actor (Career Opportunities, Sluggers Wife), dies
  • 1990-02-22 Stephen Burns, actor (Casey's Shadow), dies
  • 1990-03-05 Gary Merrill, American actor, dies of a lung cancer at 74
  • 1990-03-18 Robin Harris, actor (House Party, Mo' Better Blues), dies at 36
  • 1990-03-24 Rene Enriquez, actor (Hill St Blues), dies of pancreatic cancer at 56
  • 1990-03-26 International Chrysis, Transvestite actor (Q&A), dies of cancer at 38
  • 1990-04-02 Aldo Fabrizi, actor (Postman Goes to War, Open City), dies at 85
  • 1990-04-13 Ronald Ibbs, Irish actor, dies at 74
  • 1990-04-14 Peter Dunn, actor (Invaders from Mars) dies
  • 1990-04-15 Henry Kendrick, American actor (Raising Arizona) dies at 56
  • 1990-04-18 Robert D Webb, director/actor (Love Me Tender, Jackals), dies at 87
  • 1990-04-22 Bertil Unger, actor (Devil & Max Devlin), dies
  • 1990-04-23 Palmer Deane, actor (Still of the Night), dies
  • 1990-04-24 Tom Rolfing, actor (He Knows You're Alone, Cliff-Another World), dies
  • 1990-05-01 Sunset Carson, cowboy actor (El Paso Kid, Oregon Trail), dies at 62
  • 1990-05-02 David Rappaport, 3'11' actor (Wizard, LA Law), shoots himself at 38
  • 1990-05-06 Charles Farrell, actor (Vern-My Little Margie), dies at 89
  • 1990-05-16 Sammy Davis Jr, singer/actor (Golden Boy), dies at 64
  • 1990-05-21 Franklyn Seales, actor (Silver Spoon, Onion Field), dies of AIDS at 37
  • 1990-05-22 Max Wall, actor (Jabberwocky), dies
  • 1990-05-22 Rocky Graziano, boxer/writer/actor (Mr Rock & Roll), dies at 71 of heart failure
  • 1990-05-25 Vic Tayback, actor (Mel-Alice), dies of a heart attack at 60
  • 1990-05-28 Joseph Hardy, actor/director (Tree Grows in Brooklyn), dies at 71
  • 1990-06-01 Eric Barker, actor/writer (Carry on Sergeant, Roommates), dies
  • 1990-06-02 Jack Gilford, actor (Cracker Jacks), dies at 82

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1990-06-02 Rex Harrison, English actor (My Fair Lady), dies of cancer at 82

  • 1990-06-02 Stuart Hall, actor (Cavalcade, Dawn Patrol), dies
  • 1990-06-03 Tom Brown, actor (Judge Priest, Hello Sucker, Ex-Champ), dies at 77
  • 1990-06-04 Jack Gilford, comedic actor (Cocoon II), dies at 82 of stomach cancer
  • 1990-07-08 Howard Duff, actor (Heist, Knots Landing), dies of heart attack at 72
  • 1990-07-09 Howard Duff, actor (Kramer vs Kramer), dies at 76 of a heart attack
  • 1990-07-11 Onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Ciske the Rat, Lifespan), dies at 67
  • 1990-07-14 Dallas Alinder, American actor, dies at 58
  • 1990-07-19 Eddie Quillan, actor (Brigadoon, Summer Magic), dies of cancer at 83
  • 1990-07-19 Herbert Nelson, actor (Guilding Light), dies of a stroke at 76
  • 1990-07-22 Preben Neergaard, Danish actor (Mordskab), dies of cancer at 70
  • 1990-07-23 Georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86
  • 1990-07-27 Nick Pippins, actor (Simon), dies of AIDS at 35
  • 1990-07-28 Maurice Braddell, actor (Things to Come), dies
  • 1990-08-02 Edwin Richfield, British actor (b. 1921)
  • 1990-08-06 Charles Arnt, actor (Double Exposure), dies of pancreatic cancer at 82
  • 1990-08-06 Gordon Metcalfe, actor (Monster in the Closet), dies of AIDS at 43
  • 1990-08-12 Sara Seegar, [Stone], actor (Mystery of Room 13), dies at 76
  • 1990-08-13 Jimmy Starr, actor (Hot Flashes), dies at 86
  • 1990-08-17 Roderick Cook, actor (Rockabye), dies of apparent heart attack at 58
  • 1990-08-18 Raf Reymen, Flemish actor, dies
  • 1990-08-22 Merlin Marston, actor (Blue Sky), dies of non-Hodgkins lymphoma at 45
  • 1990-08-27 Raymond St Jacques, actor/dir (Falcon Crest), dies of cancer at 60
  • 1990-09-05 Beppo Brem, actor (Frontgockel), dies of heart failure at 84
  • 1990-09-11 Ben Frank, actor (Don't Answer the Phone), dies of heart attack at 56
  • 1990-09-20 Jackie Moran, actor (Janie, Barefoot Boy), dies of cancer at 65
  • 1990-09-24 Jay Currin, stuntman/actor (Back to the Beach, Serial), dies at 34
  • 1990-10-04 Avis Bunnage, actor (Loneliness of Long Distance Runner), dies at 67
  • 1990-10-09 Richard Murdoch, actor (Lilli Marlene), dies of heart attack at 83
  • 1990-10-10 Carlos Thompson, actor (Mistress of the World), dies at 67
  • 1990-10-11 Robert Tessier, actor (Nightwish, Future Force), dies at 56
  • 1990-10-20 Joel McCrea, actor (Ramrod), dies of pulmonary complications at 84