Actors in History (Part 24)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2301 - 2,400 of 6,987

  • 1927-07-25 Daniel Ceccaldi, French actor (d. 2003)
  • 1927-07-30 Richard Johnson, British actor (Never So Few, Restless, Beyond the Door), born in Upminster (d. 2015)
  • 1927-07-30 Victor Wong, American actor (d. 2001)
  • 1927-08-03 Gordon Scott, actor (Tarzan & the Trappers), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1927-08-07 Carl Switzer, IL, actor (Alfalfa-Our Gang)
  • 1927-08-09 Robert Shaw, England, actor (Deep, Jaws, Sting, Black Sunday)
  • 1927-08-10 Vernon Washington, American actor (d. 1988)
  • 1927-08-17 Robert Moore, actor (Marshall-Diana), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1927-08-30 Bill Daily, American actor and comedian (I Dream of Jeannie, The Bob Newhart Show), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1927-09-02 Francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery, Paul Temple)
  • 1927-09-16 Jack Kelly, Astoria Queens, actor (Bart-Maverick, Get Christie Love)
  • 1927-09-16 Peter Falk, Ossining NY, actor (Colombo, Scared Straight)
  • 1927-09-19 William Hickey, American actor (Prizzi's Honor, The Nightmare Before Christmas), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1927-09-26 Patrick O'Neal, Ocala Fla, actor (Kaz, Alvarez Kelly, King Rat)
  • 1927-09-27 Patrick O'Neal, actor (King Rat, Night of the Iguana)
  • 1927-10-01 Tom Bosley, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1927-10-07 Al Martino, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (The Godfather), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1927-10-10 Dana Elcar, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1927-10-14 Roger Moore, British actor (The Saint, James Bond), born in London (d. 2017)
  • 1927-10-16 Lee Montague, actor (Uncle Sasha-Holocaust), born in London, England

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1927-10-18 George C. Scott, American actor and director (Patton, Dr. Strangelove), born in Wise, Virginia (d. 1999)

  • 1927-10-24 Gilbert Bécaud, French composer and actor (d. 2001)
  • 1927-11-03 Zbigniew Cybulski, Pniarz Poland, actor (See You Tommorrow)
  • 1927-11-07 Ivor Emmanuel, Welsh singer and actor (d. 2007)
  • 1927-11-12 Sunset Carson, [Michael Harrison] Plainview TX, actor (Cat of Rockies)
  • 1927-11-14 McLean Stevenson, American actor (d. 1996)
  • 1927-11-26 John Carter, Center Ridge Ark, actor (Max-Falcon Crest)
  • 1927-11-28 Chuck Mitchell, American actor (d. 1992)
  • 1927-11-29 Rubert Crosse, American actor (Det Robinson-The Partners), born in NYC, New York
  • 1927-11-30 Robert Guillaume, [Williams], actor (Benson, Soap), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1927-12-17 Richard Long, American actor (Prof-Nanny and the Professor), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1974)
  • 1927-12-19 James Booth, Croydon, Surrey, English actor and screenwriter (Zulu, Keeping Mum)
  • 1927-12-26 Alan King, American comedian/actor (Anderson Tapes, Memories of Me), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1927-12-26 Denis Quilley, actor (Masada), born in London, England
  • 1927-12-30 Bernard Barrow, American actor (Ryan's Hope, Louie Slavinsky-Loving), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928-01-11 Mitchell Ryan, actor (Chase, Executive Suite), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1928-01-12 Lew Gallo, Mt Kisko, actor (12 O'Clock High)
  • 1928-01-13 David Sheiner, American actor (Paul-Mr Novak, Norman-Diana), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928-01-13 Gregory Walcott, Wilson NC, actor (87th Precinct)
  • 1928-01-24 Michel Serrault, French actor (d. 2007)
  • 1928-01-29 Peter Byrne, actor (Postcards from America, Carry on Cabby)
  • 1928-02-04 Dave Ketchum, Quincy Ill, actor (Agent 13-Get Smart)
  • 1928-02-08 Jack Larson, playwright and actor (Jimmy Olsen-Superman), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • 1928-02-11 Conrad Janis, American actor (Mork & Mindy, Quark, Bonino), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928-02-22 Paul Dooley, Parkensburg WV, actor (16 Candles, Strange Brew, Wedding)
  • 1928-02-24 Al Lettieri, American actor (Deadly Kiss, Pulp, Mr Majestyk, Getaway), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928-02-25 Larry Gelbart, writer/producer/actor (Oh God!, M*A*S*H)
  • 1928-02-28 Tom Aldredge, actor (What About Bob, Nurse, Mind Snatchers), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1928-02-29 Joss Ackland, actor (Queenie, To Kill a Priest), born in London, England
  • 1928-03-11 Albert Salmi, American actor (Daniel Boone, 79 Park Avenue), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1928-03-19 Patrick McGoohan, Astoria NY, actor (#6-Prisoner, Secret Agent)
  • 1928-04-01 George Grizzard, NC, actor (Wrong is Right, Bachelor Party, Attica)
  • 1928-04-03 Kevin Hagen, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1928-04-05 Michael Bryant, actor (Sakharov, Girly), born in London, England
  • 1928-04-07 James Garner, American actor (Rockford Files, Bret Maverick), born in Norman Oklahoma, (d. 2014)
  • 1928-04-08 Eric Porter, actor (Antony & Cleopatra, 39 Steps), born in London, England
  • 1928-04-12 Hardy Krüger, German actor
  • 1928-05-07 John Ingle, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital), (d. 2012)
  • 1928-05-13 Édouard Molinaro, French film actor, director and screenwriter
  • 1928-05-18 Pernell Roberts, Waycross Ga, actor (Adam-Bonanza, Trapper John MD)
  • 1928-05-23 Nigel Davenport, actor (Without a Clue, Masada), born in Cambridge, England (d. 2013)
  • 1928-06-05 Robert Lansing, SD California, actor (12 O'Clock High, Equalizer, Automan)
  • 1928-06-20 Martin Landau, American actor (Mission Impossible, Space 1999, Ed Wood), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1928-06-22 Ralph Waite, White Plains New York, American actor, director and political candidate (Cool Hand Luke, The Waltons)
  • 1928-06-29 Ian Bannen, Airdrie Scotland, actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park)
  • 1928-07-05 Warren Oates, Depoy Ky, actor (East of Eden, Stoney Burke)
  • 1928-07-09 Vince Edwards, American actor (Ben Casey, Matt Lincoln, Firehouse), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1928-07-13 Bob Crane, Waterbury Ct, actor (Col Hogan-Hogan's Heroes, Donna Reed)
  • 1928-07-14 Pierre Olaf, Cauderan France, actor (Kraft Music Hall)
  • 1928-07-22 Orson Bean, actor/comedian (To Tell the Truth), born in Burlington, Vermont
  • 1928-07-25 Mario Montenegro, Filipino actor (d. 1988)
  • 1928-08-10 Jimmy Dean, Tx, actor/singer (Jimmy Dean Show, Diamonds are Forever)
  • 1928-08-10 Gus Mercurio, American-born Australian actor
  • 1928-08-22 John Lupton, Highland Park Ill, actor (Tom-Broken Arrow)
  • 1928-08-29 Charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)
  • 1928-08-31 James Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven)
  • 1928-09-01 George Maharis, Astoria New York, actor (Buz-Route 66, Most Deadly Game)
  • 1928-09-04 Dick York, American actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana (d. 1992)
  • 1928-09-11 Earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic)
  • 1928-09-17 Roddy McDowall, actor (Planet of Apes, Lord Love a Duck), born in London, England
  • 1928-09-19 Adam West, Walla Walla Wash, actor (Batman, Last Precinct)
  • 1928-09-22 Eugene Roche, actor (Foul Play, Slaughterhouse Five), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1928-09-26 Bob Van der Veken, Belgian actor
  • 1928-10-01 George Peppard, actor (Banacek, A-Team, Blue Max), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1928-10-01 Laurence Harvey, [Larushka Skine], Lithuanian-born South African actor (Alamo, Romeo & Juliet), born in Joniškis (d. 1973)
  • 1928-10-08 Bill Maynard, British actor
  • 1928-10-25 Anthony Franciosa, [Papaleo], American actor (Jeff-Name of the Game), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928-10-30 William Campbell, actor (Jerry-Cannonball, Luke-Dynasty), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1928-11-15 John Orchard, British actor (d. 1995)
  • 1928-11-16 Clu Gulager, Holdenville Oklahoma, actor (Virginian, Survivors, Tall Man)
  • 1928-11-17 Rance Howard, American actor
  • 1928-11-20 Franklin Cover, actor (Tom-The Jeffersons), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1928-11-20 Rex Reason, actor (Man Without a Gun, Roaring 20s), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1928-11-20 Aleksey Batalov, Russian actor
  • 1928-11-27 Alekos Alexandrakis, Greek actor (d. 2005)
  • 1928-12-09 Dick Van Patten, actor (Tom Bradford in 8 is Enough), born in Queens, NY (d. 2015)
  • 1928-12-10 John Colicos, actor (Battlestar Galactica), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1928-12-10 Dan Blocker, De Kalb Texas, American actor (Tiny-Cimarron City, Hoss-Bonanza)
  • 1928-12-21 Ed Nelson, American actor (Peyton Place, A Long Came a Spider), born in New Orleans, Louisiana, (d. 2014)
  • 1928-12-25 Earl Brown, Salt Lake City Ut, actor (Stovall-Operation Petticoat)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2301 - 2,400 of 3,174

  • 1995-11-30 William Roerick, actor (Guiding Light), dies in car crash at 83
  • 1995-12-05 Robert Parrish, film director editor/actor (Casino Royale), dies at 79
  • 1995-12-08 George J. Lewis, Mexican-born actor (Don-Zorro), dies at 91
  • 1995-12-11 John Heawood, actor singer/choreographer (Pleasure Garden), dies at 75
  • 1995-12-23 Patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Mutiny), dies at 84
  • 1995-12-25 Dean Martin, singer/actor (Return to Me), dies at 78
  • 1996-01-18 Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, Indian actor (b. 1923)
  • 1996-01-27 John Patrick Sutton Ludlow, actor (Agatha), dies at 93
  • 1996-01-30 Guy Doleman, actor (Deadly Bees, Idol, Thunderball), dies at 72
  • 1996-02-02 Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Singing in the Rain), dies at 83
  • 1996-02-06 Guy Madison, actor (Wild Bill Hickok), dies at 74
  • 1996-02-09 Gerald Savory, actor playwright/TV producer (3 Weeks), dies at 86
  • 1996-02-11 Phil Regan, actor (Las Vegas Night, Dames, Housewife), dies at 88
  • 1996-02-13 Martin Balsam, actor (Archie's Place), dies at 76
  • 1996-02-15 McLean Stevenson, actor (M*A*S*H, Hello Larry), dies at 66
  • 1996-02-15 Tommy Rettig, actor (Lassie)/computer programmer (Clipper), dies at 54
  • 1996-02-16 MacLean Stevenson, actor (M*A*S*H), dies of heart attack at 66
  • 1996-02-16 Roger Bowen, actor (M*A*S*H, Main Event, What about Bob), dies at 62
  • 1996-02-25 Haing S Ngor, doctor/actor (Killing Fields), dies at 45
  • 1996-02-27 Francois Chaumette, actor (They Never Slept, Christine), dies at 72
  • 1996-03-03 Lyle Talbot, [Henderson], actor (Plan 9 From Outer Space), dies at 76
  • 1996-03-05 Whit Bissell, actor (Time Tunnel), dies at 86
  • 1996-03-06 Simon Cadell, actor (Enemy at the Door), dies at 45
  • 1996-03-08 Paul Lewis Harrhy, actor/opera singer (Intelligence Park), dies at 38
  • 1996-03-09 George Burns, American comedian, actor and singer (Burns and Allen), dies at 100
  • 1996-03-11 Vince Edwards, actor (Ben Casey), dies of cancer at 67
  • 1996-03-16 Charlie Barnett, American actor (b. 1954)
  • 1996-03-28 Ken Dibbs, actor (Suddenly, Party Girl, High Society), dies at 78
  • 1996-04-01 Mario Viegas, actor (The Jew, Divine Comedy), dies at 47
  • 1996-04-04 David Keylsey, actor/director, dies at 63
  • 1996-04-08 Ben Johnson, cowboy actor (Tex, Dillinger), dies of heart attack at 77
  • 1996-04-08 Ben Johnson, American actor (b. 1918)
  • 1996-04-24 Preston Lockwood, English actor (House of Windsor, Black Candle), dies at 83
  • 1996-04-30 David Opatoshu, actor (Torn Curtian, Raid on Entebbe), dies at 78
  • 1996-05-03 Jack Weston, American actor (Ishtar, Rad, Cuba), dies of lymphoma at 71
  • 1996-05-20 John Pertwee, English actor and entertainer (third Doctor in Dr Who), dies at 76
  • 1996-05-21 Al "Lash" La Rue, cowboy actor (Lash of the West), dies at 78
  • 1996-05-23 Patrick Cargill, actor (Up Pompeii, Magic Christian), dies at 77
  • 1996-05-24 John Abbott, British actor (Lady Jane, Quest), dies at 90
  • 1996-05-29 Jeremy Sinden, actor (Chariots of Fire, Ascendancy, Harem), dies at 45
  • 1996-06-03 Peter Glenville, English actor and director (Hotel Paradiso, Becket), dies at 82
  • 1996-06-05 Vito Scotti, actor (Nude Bomb, Get Shorty, Big Bus), dies at 78
  • 1996-06-08 Barry Linehan, actor (Bullseye, Dark Places, Witchcraft), dies at 70
  • 1996-06-08 Michael Fox, actor (Amos-Falcon Crest, Skinheads), dies at 75
  • 1996-07-01 Alfred Marks, actor (Fanny Hill, Desert Mice), dies at 75
  • 1996-07-03 Raaj Kumar, Hindi actor (Tiranga, Saudagar), dies at 69
  • 1996-07-09 Christopher Casson, actor (Educating Rita, Zardoz), dies at 84
  • 1996-07-09 Melvin Mouron Belli, attorney/actor (Star Trek), dies at 88
  • 1996-07-21 Herb Edelman, actor (Odd Couple, St Elsewhere), dies of emphysema 62
  • 1996-07-21 Wolf Morris, actor (Padmasambhava-Dr Who), dies at 71
  • 1996-07-24 Howard Vernon, actor (Faceless, Delicatessen), dies at 82
  • 1996-08-05 Bruce Howard Lidington, actor (Sword of Valiant, Mosses), dies at 46
  • 1996-08-16 Eric Cullen, actor (Huntington Tower), dies at 31
  • 1996-08-25 Alexander Colleridge Vanderpuiye Baka Tetteh, actor/lawyer, dies at 64
  • 1996-08-27 Greg Morris, actor (Mission Impossible), dies at 61

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1996-09-13 Tupac Shakur, American rapper and actor (Juice, Bullet), dies of internal bleeding after a drive by shotting at 25

Rap Musician and Actor Tupac Shakur
Rap Musician and Actor
Tupac Shakur
  • 1996-09-16 Gene Nelson, actor/dancer (SOB, Purple Hills, Starlift), dies at 76
  • 1996-09-24 Mark Frankel, actor (Solitaire for 2, Simon-Sisters), dies at 34
  • 1996-09-26 Mark Frankel, actor (Leon the Pig Farmer), dies on motorcycle at 34
  • 1996-10-06 Ted Bessell, director/actor (That Girl), dies of an aneurism at 61
  • 1996-10-08 William Prince, actor (Ken Baxter-Another World), dies at 83
  • 1996-10-09 Harvey Vernon, actor (Jasper-Carter Country), dies at 69
  • 1996-10-10 Peter Aldersley, actor/disc jockey, dies at 72
  • 1996-10-16 Jason Bernard, actor (judge-Liar Liar), dies of heart attack at 58
  • 1996-10-28 Morey Amsterdam, American comedian and actor (Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 87
  • 1996-11-03 Michael Burchill, actor, dies at 65
  • 1996-11-22 Mark Lenard, American actor (Sarek-Star Trek), dies of cancer at 72
  • 1996-12-08 Howard E Rollins Jr, actor (Ed Harding-Another World), dies at 46
  • 1996-12-10 Faron Young, country singer/actor (Hidden Guns), commits suicide at 34
  • 1996-12-11 William George Rushton, actor (TW3)/author/cartoonist, dies at 59
  • 1996-12-19 Marcello Mastroiani, actor (8½, Assassin, Family Diary), dies at 72
  • 1996-12-19 Ronald Howard, actor (Hunting Party, Koroshi), dies at 78
  • 1996-12-25 Derek Prouse, writer actor/director (Le Scandale), dies at 74
  • 1996-12-30 Jack Nance, actor (Meatballs 4, Whore, Voodoo), murdered at 53
  • 1996-12-30 Lew Ayres, screen actor (Salem's Lot, State Fair), dies at 88
  • 1996-12-31 David Sinclair, actor (Love & Hate), dies at 62
  • 1997-01-06 Vince Williams, actor (Hamp-Guiding Light), dies of cancer at 39
  • 1997-01-08 Jesse White, actor (Maytag repairman), dies at 77
  • 1997-01-23 David Waller, actor (Lady Jane, Perfect Friday, Hannay), dies at 76
  • 1997-02-02 Sanford Meisner, American actor (b. 1904)
  • 1997-02-09 Barry Evans, actor (Dr Upton-Dr in the House), dies at 53
  • 1997-02-11 Don Porter, actor (Gidget), dies at 84
  • 1997-02-26 David Doyle, actor (Charlie's Angels), dies at 67
  • 1997-03-04 Carey Loftin, American actor/stuntman (b. 1914)
  • 1997-03-29 Eddie Ryder, actor (Slick Jones-General Hospital), dies at 74
  • 1997-04-16 Michael Stroka, actor (Aristede-Dark Shadows), dies of cancer at 57
  • 1997-04-27 Paul Lambert, actor (Tom-Executive Suite), dies at 73
  • 1997-05-04 Alvy Moore, actor/producer (Mr Kimball-Green Acres), dies at 75
  • 1997-05-05 Walter Gotell, German actor (b. 1924)
  • 1997-05-24 Edward Mulhare, actor (Ghost & Mrs Muir), dies of lung cancer at 74
  • 1997-06-09 Reid Shelton, actor (Daddy Warbucks-Annie), dies of stroke at 71
  • 1997-06-14 Richard Jaeckel, actor (Starman, The Dark), dies of cancer at 70
  • 1997-06-22 Don Henderson, English actor (b. 1932)
  • 1997-06-24 Brian Keith, actor (Family Affair), commits suicide at 75
  • 1997-06-29 William Hickey, American actor (Prizzi's Honor), dies of emphysema at 69
  • 1997-07-01 Robert Mitchum, actor (Winds of War), dies at 79

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1997-07-02 Jimmy Stewart, American actor (It's a Wonderful Life), dies at 89

  • 1997-07-02 Jimmy Stewart, American actor (The Philadelphia Story and It's a Wonderful Life), dies of pulmonary embolism at 89
  • 1997-08-16 Gerard McLarnon, actor/writer, dies at 82
  • 1997-08-21 Yuri Nikulin, Russian clown and actor (b. 1921)