Actors in History (Part 22)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2101 - 2,200 of 7,002

  • 1924-10-25 Billy Barty, Millsboro Pa, 3'9" actor (Under the Rainbow, Foul Play)
  • 1924-10-27 Michel Galabru, Safi Morocco, actor (Judge & the Assassin)
  • 1924-11-08 Joe Flynn, actor (McHale's Navy), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1924-11-10 Russell Johnson, actor (the professor in Gilligan's Island), born in Ashley, Pennsylvania (d. 2014)
  • 1924-11-17 Lucas J "Luc" Lutz, Dutch actor/director (Hague Comedy)
  • 1924-11-19 William Russell, British actor
  • 1924-11-21 Joseph Campanella, American actor (Guiding Light, Mannix), born in New York City
  • 1924-11-23 Paul Richards, CA, actor (Kiss Daddy Goodnight)
  • 1924-12-02 Jonathan Frid, actor (Barnabas Collins-Dark Shadows)
  • 1924-12-05 George Savalas, actor (Kojak), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1985)
  • 1924-12-06 Wally Cox, actor (Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1924-12-14 Raj Kapoor, Indian actor (d. 1988)
  • 1924-12-19 Edmund Purdom, England, actor (Asissi Underground, Pieces)
  • 1924-12-20 Errol John, Port-of-Spain Trinidad, actor (PT-109, Assault on a Queen)
  • 1924-12-31 Taylor Mead, American actor
  • 1925-01-01 Matthew "Stymie" Beard, American actor (d. 1981)
  • 1925-01-01 Raymond Pellegrin, French actor
  • 1925-01-05 Wolf Morris, actor (Decoy)
  • 1925-01-09 Lee Van Cleef, NJ, actor (For a Few Dollars More, Escape from NY)
  • 1925-01-24 William Hudson, California, actor (I Led 3 Lives)

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1925-01-26 Paul Newman, American actor (Hud, Hombre, Hustler), racing car driver and popcorn mogul (Newman's Own), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2008)

Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman
  • 1925-01-29 Anthony George, actor (Untouchables, Checkmate), born in Endicott, New York
  • 1925-02-03 John Fiedler, American actor (Mr Peterson-Newhart), born in Platteville, Wisconsin
  • 1925-02-07 Romolo Valli, actor (Bobby Deerfield, Fistful of Dynamite, La Viaccia)

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1925-02-08 Jack Lemmon, actor (Days of Wine & Roses, Missing), born in Boston, Massachusetts

  • 1925-02-17 Hal Holbrook, actor (All the President's Men, Mark Twain), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1925-02-18 George Kennedy, actor (Cool Hand Luke, Airport, Blue Knight), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1925-02-21 Al Fann, actor (Alvin-He's the Mayor), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1925-02-25 Bert Remsen, Glen Cove NY, actor (Mario-It's a Living)
  • 1925-02-28 Harry H Corbett, Rangoon Burma, actor (Steptoe & Son, Jabberwacky)
  • 1925-03-03 Richard Vernon, England, actor (Servant, Gandhi, Hard Days Night)
  • 1925-03-08 Francisco Rabal, Aguilas Spain, actor (Holy Innocents, Camorra)
  • 1925-03-17 Gabriele Ferzetti, Italian film and stage actor
  • 1925-03-18 Peter Graves [Aurness], American actor (James Phelps-Mission Impossible), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1925-03-28 Innokenti Smoktunovsky, actor (Bely Prazdnik, Zakoldovannye)
  • 1925-03-31 Jean Coutu, French Canadian actor (d. 1999)
  • 1925-04-04 Elizabeth Wilson, actor (Doc, East Side/West Side), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1925-04-08 Shecky Greene, comedian/actor (Love Machine, Combat), born in Chicago, Illinois

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1925-04-14 Rod Steiger, American actor (Illustrated Man, Pawnbroker), born in Westhampton, New York (d. 2002)

  • 1925-04-18 Bob Hastings, American actor (McHale's Navy, All in the Family), born in Brooklyn, New York, (d. 2014)
  • 1925-04-19 Hugh O'Brian [Krampke], actor (Wyatt Earp, Search), born in Rochester, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1925-04-22 George Cole, English actor (Minder, Vampire Lovers), born in London, England (d.2015)
  • 1925-04-25 Kay E. Kuter, American actor (d. 2003)
  • 1925-04-29 Ab Abspoel, Dutch actor/director (Surprise Attack, Elevator)
  • 1925-04-29 Ned Austin, American character actor (d. 2007)
  • 1925-05-02 Roscoe Lee Browne, Woodbury NJ, actor (McCoy, Saunders-Soap)
  • 1925-05-02 John Neville, English theatre and film actor

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1925-05-12 Tony Hancock, actor (Rebel, Wrong Box), born in Birmingham, England

Comedian Tony Hancock
Comedian
Tony Hancock
  • 1925-05-19 Guy Provost, French Canadian actor (d. 2004)
  • 1925-05-26 Alec McCowen, English actor (Never Say Never Again), born in Tunbridge Wells (d. 2017)
  • 1925-06-01 Richard Erdman, Enid Ok, actor (Stalag 17, Anything Goes)
  • 1925-06-03 Tony Curtis, [Bernard Schwartz], actor (Some Like It Hot), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1925-06-05 Bill Hayes, Harvey Ill, actor (Your Show of Shows, Days of our Life)
  • 1925-06-10 Don Costa, actor (Impossible Years, Soul of Nigger Charlie)
  • 1925-06-17 Keith Larsen, Salt Lake City Utah, actor (Hunter, Brave Eagle)
  • 1925-06-18 Robert Arthur, Aberdeen Wash, actor (12 O'Clock High, Just For You)
  • 1925-06-20 Audie Murphy, Kingston, Texas, most decorated American WW II hero/actor (Destry, Joe Butterfly)
  • 1925-07-01 Farley Granger, actor (Arnold, Rope, Deathmask), born in San Jose, California
  • 1925-07-15 Phil Carey, actor (Asa Buchanan-One Life to Live), born in Hackensack, New York
  • 1925-07-16 Phillip Pine, actor (Set-Up, Under the Ground), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1925-07-18 Jaime de Mora y Aragon, actor/publicist (Last Judgement)
  • 1925-07-21 Al Checco, actor (Extreme Close-up), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1925-07-25 Jerry Paris, director/actor (Jerry-Dick Van Dyke Show), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1925-07-30 Jacques Sernas, Lithuania, actor (La Dolce Vita, Helen of Troy)
  • 1925-08-05 Cor Witschge, Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown)
  • 1925-08-15 Mike Connors, [Krekor Ohanian], American actor (Mannix), born in Fresno, California (d. 2017)
  • 1925-08-16 Fess Parker, actor (Davy Crockett, Old Yeller), born in Fort Worth Texas
  • 1925-08-21 Maurice Pialat, French actor and director (d. 2003)
  • 1925-08-27 Darry Cowl, French actor (d. 2006)
  • 1925-08-28 Donald O'Connor, dancer/actor (Singing in the Rain), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1925-08-30 Julien Schoenaerts, Flemish actor (Daens/Medea)
  • 1925-09-02 Ronnie Stevens, actor (Rodney-Dick & Duchess), born in London, England

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1925-09-08 Peter Sellers, English actor and comedian (The Goon Show, Bobo, Pink Panther), (d. 1980), born in Portsmouth, Hampshire (d. 1980)

Actor and Comedian Peter Sellers
Actor and Comedian
Peter Sellers
  • 1925-09-12 Dickie Moore, actor (Expert, Oliver Twist, Little Men), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • 1925-09-15 Forrest Compton, actor (Gomer Pyle USMC, Edge of Night), born in Reading, Pennsylvania
  • 1925-09-23 Barry Linehan, actor (Bullseye, Dark Places, Witchcraft)
  • 1925-09-28 Arnold Stang, Mass, comedian/actor (Broadside, Milton Berle, Top Cat)
  • 1925-09-28 Frank Latimore, [Kline], Darien Ct, actor (Patton, Breakin Up)
  • 1925-09-29 Steve Forrest, Huntsville, Texas, American actor (Ben-Dallas, SWAT), (d. 2013)
  • 1925-10-09 Robert Finch, actor (Academy Theater)
  • 1925-10-19 Bernard Hepton, Bradford England, actor (6 Wives of Henry VIII)
  • 1925-10-20 Roger Hanin, French actor
  • 1925-10-29 Robert Hardy, English actor
  • 1925-11-10 Richard Burton, Welsh stage and screen actor (Cleopatra, Virginia Woolf), born in Pontrhydyfen, South Wales (d. 1984)
  • 1925-11-17 Rock Hudson, Winnetka, Ill, actor (Pillow Talk, A Farewell to Arms)
  • 1925-11-18 Alex Macintosh, broadcaster/actor (Hell Fight)
  • 1925-11-24 Alun Owen, North Wales, writer (Hard Days Night)/actor (Servant)
  • 1925-11-27 Marshall Thompson, Peoria Ill, actor (Bog, To Hell & Back, Daktari)
  • 1925-11-27 Michael Tolan, actor (Nurses, Senator), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1925-12-08 Sammy Davis Jr, American singer/dancer/actor (Ocean's 11, Candy Man), born in NYC, New York
  • 1925-12-13 Dick Van Dyke, West Plains Mo, actor (Rob Petrie-Dick Van Dyke Show)
  • 1925-12-17 Rijk de Gooyer, Dutch actor (Black Rider, Rififi in Amsterdam)
  • 1925-12-23 Harry Guardino, American actor (Monty Nash, Perry Mason, Hill St Blues), born in NYC, New York
  • 1925-12-24 Mohd. Rafi, Indian actor and playback singer (d. 1980)
  • 1925-12-27 Michel Piccoli, actor (Topaz, Peril, May Fools), born in Paris, France
  • 1926-01-02 Howard Caine, American actor (Brushfire), born in Nashville Tennessee (d. 1993)
  • 1926-01-06 Mickey Hargitay, Hungarian-born actor and bodybuilder (d. 2006)
  • 1926-01-14 Frank Aletter, actor (Mac-It's About Time, Tom-Nancy), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1926-01-14 Tom Tryon, actor (Cardinal, All That Glitters), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1926-01-14 Warren Mitchell, English actor (Alf Garnett in Till Death Us Do Part), born in London (d. 2015)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2101 - 2,200 of 3,193

  • 1993-09-04 Herve Villechaize, actor (Fantasy Island), shoots self to death at 50
  • 1993-09-05 Willem Wagter, actor (Ghetto, Medic Center West), dies at 60
  • 1993-09-12 Charles Lamont, actor/director (Abbott & Costello movies), dies at 95
  • 1993-09-12 Harold Innocent, actor (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves), dies at 60
  • 1993-09-12 Raymond Burr, actor (Perry Mason), dies of liver cancer at 76
  • 1993-09-21 Fernand Ledoux, Belgian/French actor (L'Homme de Londres), dies at 96
  • 1993-09-21 Kamaran Abdalla, Iraq/Engl/Neth actor (Best Thing in Life), dies at 34
  • 1993-09-23 William Cort, actor/producer (Ghost, Dear Heart), dies of cancer at 53
  • 1993-09-30 Gordon Douglas, actor/director (Tony Rome), dies of cancer at 85
  • 1993-09-30 Tony Brafa, actor (Enrico Pallazzo-Naked Gun), dies at 72
  • 1993-10-01 Joseph Warren, actor (Gift of Love, Urban Warriors), dies at 77
  • 1993-10-07 Cyril Cusack, actor (Fahrenheit 451), dies of neuron disease at 82
  • 1993-10-07 Kenneth Nelson, US/English actor (Boys in the Band), dies at 63
  • 1993-10-12 Leon Ames, actor (Father of the Bride), dies at 91 of stroke
  • 1993-10-13 Leon Ames, US actor (Mr Ed, Peggy Sue got Married), dies at 90
  • 1993-10-20 Maurice Dolbier, US actor/writer (Nowhere near Everest), dies at 81
  • 1993-10-25 Vincent Price, actor (Raven, Fly), dies of lung cancer at 82

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1993-10-31 River Phoenix, actor (Stand By Me), dies of drug overdose at 23

  • 1993-11-03 William Lanteau, actor (On Golden Pond), dies at 70
  • 1993-11-07 Charles Aidman, actor (Kotch, Zoot Suit), dies of cancer at 68
  • 1993-11-10 Wensley Pithey, actor (Oh What a Lovely War), dies at 79
  • 1993-11-18 Fritz Feld, actor (Errand Boy, Promises Promises), dies at 93
  • 1993-11-21 Christopher Frank, director/actor (Annee Des Meduses), dies at 50

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1993-11-22 Bill Bixby, US actor (My Favorite Martian), dies from cancer at 59

Actor Bill Bixby
Actor
Bill Bixby
  • 1993-11-28 Kenneth Connor, English comic/actor (Carry on Sergeant), dies at 75
  • 1993-12-03 Thomas Mogotlane, South African actor (Mapantsula), dies at 40
  • 1993-12-06 Don Ameche, actor (Cocoon), dies of prostate cancer at 85
  • 1993-12-08 Andre Cerf, French actor/producer (Nana), dies at 93
  • 1993-12-12 Jeremiah Sullivan, actor (Soldier, Double-Stop), dies of AIDS at 58
  • 1993-12-16 Moses Gunn, actor (Roots), dies of asthma at 64
  • 1993-12-18 Sam Wanamaker, actor (Pvt Benjamin), dies of prostate cancer at 74
  • 1993-12-20 Moses Gunn, actor (Shaft), dies at 64
  • 1993-12-20 Sam Wanamaker, actor (Pvt Benjamin), dies from cancer at 74
  • 1993-12-22 Don DeFore, actor (George Baxter-Hazel), dies of cardiac arrest at 76
  • 1993-12-26 Jeff Morrow, actor (Robe, Harbor Lights, Blood Legacy), dies at 80
  • 1993-12-28 Howard Caine [Cohen], American actor (Hogan's Heroes), dies at 67
  • 1993-12-29 Frunzik Mkrtchyan, Soviet Armenian actor (b. 1930)

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1994-01-01 Cesar Romero, US actor (Joker-Batman), dies at 86

  • 1994-01-07 Vittorio Mezzogiorno, actor (Cafe Express), dies of heart failure 52
  • 1994-01-08 Edward Duke, actor (Decadence, Silver Bears), dies of cancer at 40
  • 1994-01-08 Pat Buttram, actor (Haney-Green Acres), dies of kidney failure at 78
  • 1994-01-08 Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Italian actor (Octopus), dies at 52
  • 1994-01-10 Michael Aldridge, actor (Murder in the Cathedral), dies at 73
  • 1994-01-16 Martin Kosleck, German/US actor (Hitler Gang), dies at 86
  • 1994-01-22 Jean-Louis Barrault, French actor (La Ronde), dies at 83
  • 1994-01-22 Telly Savalas, American actor (Kojak), dies of prostate cancer at 72
  • 1994-01-27 Claude Akins, actor (Rio Bravo, Lobo), dies of cancer at 67
  • 1994-01-27 Joe Mays, actor (Mr Saturday Night), dies of AIDS at 44
  • 1994-01-28 Hal Smith, actor (Otis Campbell - "The Andy Griffith Show"), dies at 77
  • 1994-01-29 Jevgeni P Leonov, Russian actor (Gori, Moja Zvezda), dies at 67
  • 1994-01-29 Nick Cravat [Nicholas Cuccia], American actor (Gremlin-Twilight Zone), dies of lung cancer at 81
  • 1994-02-02 Stephen Barclay, actor (Pride of the Plains), dies at 75
  • 1994-02-06 Joseph Cotten, actor (Citizen Kane), dies at 88
  • 1994-02-11 Sorrell Brooke, actor (Mayor Hogg-Dukes of Hazzard), dies at 64
  • 1994-02-11 William Conrad, actor (Cannon), dies of a heart attack at 73
  • 1994-02-15 Tiger Haynes, US actor (Moscow on the Hudson, Cosby Show), dies at 79
  • 1994-02-19 Derek Jarman, actor/director (Tempest), dies of AIDS at 52
  • 1994-03-04 Guus Verstraete Sr, Dutch actor/dir (2 Drops of Water), dies at 79

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1994-03-04 John Candy, actor (SCTV, Uncle Buck), dies from a heart attack at 43

Actor and Comedian John Candy
Actor and Comedian
John Candy
  • 1994-03-09 Fernando Rey, Spanish actor (The French Connection), dies of cancer at 76
  • 1994-03-21 Dack Rambo, actor (Jack Ewing-Dallas), dies from AIDs at 52
  • 1994-03-21 Macdonald Carey, actor (Days of Our Lives), dies of cancer at 81
  • 1994-03-23 Jim Moloney, American actor and writer, dies of Parkinson's disease at 64
  • 1994-03-29 Bill Travers, actor (Trio, Gorgo, Born Free), dies at 72
  • 1994-04-02 Richard Davies, actor (Pvt Buckaroo), dies of heart attack at 79
  • 1994-04-08 François Rozet, French Canadian actor (b. 1899)
  • 1994-04-13 Nikolai Afanasyevich Kryuchkov, actor (Telegram), dies at 83
  • 1994-04-13 Nikolai Krjoetsjkov, Russian actor (Ballad of Soldatje), dies at 83
  • 1994-04-13 Rudolf Hrusinsky, Czech actor (Short Cut, Golden Eels), dies at 72
  • 1994-04-16 John McLiam, Canadian-born American actor (In Cold Blood), dies of Parkinson's disease at 75
  • 1994-04-16 Ron Vawter, US actor (Roy Cohn, The Silence of the Lambs), dies at 45
  • 1994-04-17 Peter Hacker, US journalist/actor (NBC, Broadcast News), dies at 69
  • 1994-04-19 Michel van Rooy, Dutch actor (Doctor Vlimmen, The Attack), dies at 43
  • 1994-04-20 Jean Carmet, French actor (Merci la Vie, Le Sucre), dies at 72
  • 1994-04-25 David Langton, British actor (Upstairs Downstairs), dies at 82
  • 1994-04-29 Bill Quinn, US actor (Quinn Brothers, Birds, Lucky Stiff), dies at 81
  • 1994-05-06 Fred Sadoff, actor (Quiet American), dies of AIDS at 67
  • 1994-05-08 George Peppard, actor (Breakfast at Tiffanys, A-Team), dies at 65
  • 1994-05-08 Steven Keats, American actor (Death Wish), dies of apparent suicide at 48
  • 1994-05-14 Leonard Teale, Australian actor/reciter (Homicide), dies
  • 1994-05-15 Gilbert Roland, Mexican/US actor (Armand in Camille), dies at 88
  • 1994-05-15 Royal Dano, actor (Ghoulies 2), dies of a heart attack at 71
  • 1994-05-16 Alain Cuny, French actor (Lovers, Emanuelle, Camille Claudel), dies at 85
  • 1994-05-16 Vasek Simek, Czech/US actor (Green Card, Mistress), dies at 66
  • 1994-05-17 Alain Cuny, [René X Marie], French actor (La Dolce Vita), dies at 85
  • 1994-05-20 Ronald Russell, actor/manager (We Are Angels), dies at 83
  • 1994-05-29 Jose Bohr, actor (El Traidor, Sueno de Amor), dies at 92
  • 1994-06-04 Horace "Stephen" McNally, attorney/actor (Johnny Belinda), dies at 80
  • 1994-06-04 Massimo Troisi, Italian actor/director (Ricomincio da tre), dies at 41
  • 1994-06-06 Barry Sullivan, actor (Great Gadsby), dies at 81
  • 1994-06-06 John Morey Downs, actor/dancer/singer, dies at 80
  • 1994-06-06 Mark McManus, actor (Ned Kelly), dies of pneumonia at 59
  • 1994-06-06 Peter Graves, English actor (Derby Day/Admirable Crichton), dies at 82
  • 1994-06-07 Barry Sullivan, actor (Streets of SF, Oh, God!), dies at 81
  • 1994-06-08 William Marshall, actor/director (Santa Fe Trail), dies at 86
  • 1994-06-11 Christopher Collins, actor (True Identity), dies after illness at 44
  • 1994-06-11 Herbert Anderson, actor (Henry-Dennis The Menace), dies at 77
  • 1994-06-14 Harry "Little" Caesar, blues singer/actor (City Heat), dies at 66
  • 1994-06-14 Michel Vitold, Russian/French actor (Madame et le Mort), dies at 78
  • 1994-06-29 Cameron Mitchell, actor (Man on Tightrope), dies of lung cancer at 76