Actors in History (Part 25)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2401 - 2,500 of 7,019

  • 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, New York (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)
  • 1928-12-29 Bernard Cribbins, Oldham England, actor (Val Doonican Show)
  • 1929-01-08 Saeed Jaffrey, Indian actor (The Chess Players, Gandhi), born in Punjab, India (d. 2015)
  • 1929-01-13 Wim Bary, Dutch actor/theater director (Nice Boys)
  • 1929-01-19 Ulu Grosbard, Belgium, actor (Straight Time, Georgia, Falling in Love)
  • 1929-02-04 Jerry Adler, American actor
  • 1929-02-06 Pierre Brice, French actor
  • 1929-02-14 Vic Morrow, American actor (Combat, Roots, Twilight Zone the Movie), born in NYC, New York
  • 1929-02-15 Gerald Harper, broadcaster/actor (Tunes of Glory, Extra Day)
  • 1929-02-21 James Beck, English actor (d. 1973)
  • 1929-02-22 James Hong, American actor
  • 1929-02-23 Eduard W "Ed" Bauer, [Eddy Evers], Dutch actor (Bluejackets)
  • 1929-02-24 Richard B Shull, Evanston Ill, actor (Diana, Holmes & Yoyo)
  • 1929-03-11 Timothy Carey, American actor (Paths of Glory, The Killing), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1994)
  • 1929-03-13 Peter Breck, actor (Black Saddle, Big Valley, Benji), born in Rochester, New York (d. 2012)
  • 1929-03-19 Michael Ryan, actor (John Randolph-Another World)
  • 1929-03-20 Germán Robles, Spanish actor
  • 1929-03-21 James Coco, actor (Man of La Mancha, Murder by Death), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1929-03-23 James Ackley Maxwell, actor/director (Traitors, Pyt Potter, Otley)
  • 1929-03-25 Kenneth Haigh, Yorkshire England, actor (Search for the Nile)
  • 1929-03-29 Ronald Clive Williams, actor/comedian
  • 1929-03-29 Utpal Dutt, Indian actor (d. 1993)
  • 1929-03-30 Richard Dysart, Brighton Mass, actor (Leland MacKenzie-LA Law)
  • 1929-03-31 Lee Patterson, actor (Dave-Surfside Six, Another World), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1929-04-05 Nigel Hawthorne, actor (Tartuffe, Pope John Paul II)
  • 1929-04-08 Jacques Brel, Belgium, singer/actor (Pain in the A__)

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1929-04-10 Max Von Sydow, Swedish actor (Hawaii, Exorcist, Dune, Dreamscape), born in Lund, Sweden

  • 1929-04-18 Peter Jeffrey, actor (Dr Phibes Rides Again, Twinsanity)
  • 1929-04-24 Dr.Rajkumar, Kannada actor
  • 1929-04-30 Peter Carsten, Weissenberg Bavaria, actor (Mr Super Invisible)
  • 1929-05-05 John S Ragin, actor (Dr Astin-Quincy ME), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1929-05-14 Henry McGee, British actor (d. 2006)
  • 1929-05-25 Warren Frost, American actor
  • 1929-05-30 Michael Mellinger, Bavaria, actor (Goldfinger)
  • 1929-06-06 Sunil Dutt, Indian actor and politician (d. 2005)
  • 1929-06-10 Harald Juhnke, actor (Guitars of Love), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1929-06-16 Ramon Bieri, American actor (d. 2001)
  • 1929-06-28 Don Dubbins, actor (Enchanted Island, Fix), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1929-07-18 Michael Medwin, English actor (Four in a Jeep, Scrooge, Checkpoint)
  • 1929-07-20 Rajendra Kumar, Indian actor (d. 1999)
  • 1929-07-31 Don Murray, American actor (Bus Stop, Advise & Consent, Endless Love), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1929-08-04 Kishore Kumar, Indian singer and actor, born in Khandwa, Central Provinces, British (d. 1987)
  • 1929-08-13 Pat Harrington Jr, actor (Danny Thomas Show, 1 Day at a Time), born in NYC, New (d. 2016)
  • 1929-09-07 John Milford, Johnstown NY, actor (Lieutenant, Legend of Jesse James)
  • 1929-09-07 T[homas] P[atrick] McKenna, Ireland, actor (Rivals, Holocaust)
  • 1929-09-08 Severn Darden, actor (Popesco-Mary Hartman)
  • 1929-10-02 Moses Gunn, actor (Amityville II, Good Times, Shaft), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1929-10-04 Scotty Beckett, actor (Listen Darling, Battleground), born in Oakland, California
  • 1929-10-05 Skip Homeier, actor (Beachhead, Dan Raven, Interns), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1929-10-28 Marcel Bozzuffi, French actor (d. 1988)
  • 1929-10-31 Bud Spencer, Italian actor (Aladdin, Extralarge, Go For It)
  • 1929-11-04 Shaike Ophir, Israeli actor (d. 1987)
  • 1929-11-09 Severn Darden, actor (Luv, President's Analyst, Saturday the 14th)
  • 1929-11-15 Edward Asner, American actor (The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Lou Grant), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1929-12-01 David Doyle, American actor (Charlie's Angels, Rugrats), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1929-12-01 Dick Shawn, actor (Producers, Maid to Order, Angel), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1929-12-06 King Moody, American actor (Shtarker-Get Smart), born in NYC, New York
  • 1929-12-09 John Cassavetes, actor (Dirty Dozen, Rosemary's Baby), born in NYC, New York (d. 1989)
  • 1929-12-13 Albert Paulsen, Guayaquil Ecuador, actor (Doctors' Hospital)

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1929-12-13 Christopher Plummer, Canadian actor (Sound of Music, Doll's House), born in Toronto, Ontario

  • 1929-12-16 Nicholas Courtney, English actor
  • 1930-01-01 Ty Hardin, American actor (Riptide, Bronco), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-01-03 Eddie Egan, American actor (Joe Forrester), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-01-03 Robert Loggia, actor (Officer & a Gentleman, Scarface), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1930-01-04 Iain Cuthbertson, British actor (Guilty, Scandal, Rep, Danger UXB)
  • 1930-01-04 Sorrell Booke, actor (Bye Bye Braverman, Black Like Me), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1930-01-06 Vic Tayback, American actor (Mel-Alice, Khan, Portrait of a Stripper), born in Brooklyn, New York

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1930-01-11 Rod Taylor, Australian actor (The Birds, Time Machine), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Actor Rod Taylor
Actor
Rod Taylor
  • 1930-01-29 John Junkin, actor/writer (A Hard Day's Night)

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1930-01-30 Gene Hackman, actor (Bonnie & Clyde, Under Fire, The French Connection), born in San Bernardino California

  • 1930-02-08 Alejandro Rey, Buenos Aires, actor (Carlos-Flying Nun)
  • 1930-02-10 Robert Wagner, actor (It Takes a Thief, Hart to Hart), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1930-02-15 Nico Minardos, American actor
  • 1930-02-16 Ricou Browning, Florida, director/actor (Thunderball)
  • 1930-02-23 Johnny Seven, American actor (Ironside, Amy Prentiss), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-03-01 Raymond St Jacques, actor/director (Cotton Comes to Harlem, Mr Moses)
  • 1930-03-02 John Cullum, actor (Hamlet, Hawaii, Northern Exposure), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1930-03-07 James Broderick, Charlestown, New Hampshire, American actor (Dog Day Afternoon, Family)
  • 1930-03-24 Kenneth Nelson, Rocky Mount NC, actor (Henry Aldrich-Aldrich Family)

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1930-03-24 Steve McQueen, American actor (The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape), born in Beech Grove, Indiana

  • 1930-03-27 David Janssen, [Meyer], actor (The Fugitive, Harry O), born in Naponee Nebraska (d. 1980)
  • 1930-03-30 John Astin, Balt Md, actor (I'm Dickens He's Fenster, Addams Family)
  • 1930-04-07 Andrew Sachs, German-born British actor (Manuel in Fawlty Towers), born in Berlin (d. 2016)
  • 1930-04-10 Norma Candal, Puerto Rican actor/comedian (d. 2006)
  • 1930-04-11 Carl Franklin, actor (Fantastic Journey), born in Richmond, California
  • 1930-04-14 Bradford Dillman, actor (Piranha, Sudden Impact, Enforcer), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1930-04-14 Jay Robinson, American actor (Born Again, Malibu Bikini Shop), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)
  • 1930-04-16 Frank Page, British broadcaster/actor (Hudson Hawk, Dark Dancer)
  • 1930-04-18 Clive Revill, actor (Legend of Hell House), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1930-04-19 Dick Sargent [Richard Stanford Cox ], American actor (Bewitched), born in Carmel, California (d. 1994)
  • 1930-04-23 Alan Oppenheimer, American actor (6 Million Dollar Man, Eischied), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-04-26 Derek Waring, actor (Barnacle Bill, Arthur-Heart of the Country)
  • 1930-04-28 Richard C Sarafian, American director/actor (Foley Square), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2401 - 2,500 of 3,213

  • 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
  • 1997-07-02 Jimmy Stewart, American actor (The Philadelphia Story and It's a Wonderful Life), dies of a pulmonary embolism at 89
  • 1997-07-24 Brian Glover, British actor and wrestler (Alien 3, Kes), dies of a brain tumour at 63
  • 1997-08-16 Gerard McLarnon, actor/writer, dies at 82
  • 1997-08-21 Yuri Nikulin, Russian clown and actor (b. 1921)
  • 1997-08-27 Jeep Swenson, actor (Batman & Robin), dies of heart failure at 40
  • 1997-09-07 Alex Macintosh, broadcaster/actor (Hell Fight), dies at 72

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1997-09-09 Burgess Meredith, actor (Penguin-Batman, Rocky), dies at 88

  • 1997-10-05 Andrew Keir, actor (Rob Roy, Absolution, Blood Hunt), dies at 71
  • 1997-11-10 William Alland, American actor (Citizen Kane), dies at 81
  • 1997-11-16 George Petrie, actor (Honeymooners), dies on 85th birthday

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1997-11-22 Michael Hutchence, Australiann rocker (INXS) and actor, commits suicide at 37

INXS rocker Michael Hutchence
INXS rocker
Michael Hutchence
  • 1997-11-25 Charles Hallahan, actor (Hunter), dies of heart attack at 54
  • 1997-11-28 Georges Marchal, actor (Dirty Game, Blondine), dies at 77
  • 1997-12-04 Richard Vernon, British actor (Gandhi, Hard Days Night), dies at 72
  • 1997-12-10 Jake Carey, American actor (Rock Rock Rock!, Go, Johnny, Go!), dies at 71
  • 1997-12-14 Stubby Kaye, actor (Guys & Dolls, Sweet Charity), dies at 79
  • 1997-12-16 Richard Warwick, actor (Johnny Dangerously, Sebastine, If), dies at 52
  • 1997-12-21 Juzo Itami, film director/actor (Lord Jim, Yuuguremade), dies at 64

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1997-12-24 Toshiro Mifune, Japanese actor (Shogun), dies at 77

Actor & Writer Toshiro Mifune
Actor & Writer
Toshiro Mifune
  • 1997-12-25 Denver Pyle, actor (Dukes of Hazzard), dies at 77
  • 1997-12-28 Ronald Clive Williams, actor/comedian, dies at 68
  • 1998-01-16 Dimitris Horn, Greek actor (b. 1921)
  • 1998-01-17 Emil Sitka, actor (3 Stooges shorts), dies of stroke at 82
  • 1998-01-21 Jack Lord, American actor (Hawaii FIVE-O), dies at 77
  • 1998-02-23 Philip Abbott, actor (Arthur Ward-FBI), dies at 74
  • 1998-02-26 J T Walsh, actor (Good Morning Vietnam), dies at 54
  • 1998-02-27 J. T. Walsh, American actor (b. 1943)
  • 1998-02-28 Dermot Morgan, Irish actor and comedian (Father Ted Crilly-Father Ted), dies of a heart attack at 45
  • 1998-03-10 Lloyd Bridges, American actor (b. 1913)
  • 1998-03-12 Jozef Kroner, Slovak actor (b. 1924)
  • 1998-04-01 Gene Evans, American actor (b. 1922)
  • 1998-04-27 Godrey Kenton, English stage actor, dies at 96
  • 1998-05-02 Gene Raymond, American actor (b. 1908)
  • 1998-05-02 Kevin Lloyd, British actor (b. 1949)

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1998-05-14 Frank Sinatra, American singer ("My Way") and actor ("Guys and Dolls") , dies at 82

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra

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1998-05-28 Phil Hartman, Canadian actor and comedian, murdered by his wife in his sleep at 49

  • 1998-06-01 Darwin Joston, American actor (b. 1937)
  • 1998-06-03 Poul Bundgaard, Danish actor and singer (b. 1922)
  • 1998-07-06 Roy Rogers, American actor (b. 1911)
  • 1998-07-21 Robert Young, American actor (Father Knows Best, Marcus Welby, M.D.), dies at 91
  • 1998-08-24 E.G. Marshall, American actor (The Defenders), dies at 88
  • 1998-09-10 Carl Forgione, British actor (b. 1944)
  • 1998-09-11 Dane Clark, American actor (b. 1913)
  • 1998-10-02 Gene Autry, American singer, actor, and entrepreneur (b. 1907)
  • 1998-10-03 Roddy McDowall, English actor (b. 1928)
  • 1998-10-11 Richard Denning, American actor (b. 1914)
  • 1998-11-02 Vincent Winter, British actor (b. 1957)
  • 1998-11-08 Jean Marais, French actor (b. 1913)
  • 1998-11-25 Flip Wilson, American actor and comedian (b. 1933)
  • 1998-11-29 Frank Latimore, American actor (b. 1925)
  • 1998-12-14 Norman Fell, American actor (b. 1924)
  • 1998-12-21 Roger Avon, Durham actor (b. 1914)
  • 1998-12-30 George Webb, English actor (b. 1911)
  • 1999-01-04 Iron Eyes Cody, American actor (b. 1904)
  • 1999-01-30 Huntz Hall, American actor (b. 1919)
  • 1999-02-07 Bobby Troup, American musician and actor (b. 1918)
  • 1999-02-09 Bryan Mosley, British actor (b. 1931)
  • 1999-02-18 Noam Pitlik, American actor and director (b. 1932)
  • 1999-03-04 Del Close, American actor (b. 1934)
  • 1999-03-05 Richard Kiley, American actor (b. 1922)
  • 1999-03-14 Kirk Alyn, American actor (b. 1910)
  • 1999-03-22 David Strickland, American actor (b. 1969)
  • 1999-04-04 Faith Domergue, American actor (b. 1924)
  • 1999-04-14 Anthony Newley, English actor and singer-songwriter (Dr Doolitte, Goldfinger theme), dies at 67
  • 1999-04-21 Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, American actor and musician (b. 1904)
  • 1999-04-28 Rory Calhoun, American actor (b. 1922)
  • 1999-05-02 Oliver Reed, English actor (b. 1938)
  • 1999-05-08 Dirk Bogarde, London England, actor (b. 1921) (Death in Venice, Servant)
  • 1999-05-08 Ed Gilbert, American actor (b. 1931)
  • 1999-05-19 Candy Candido, American actor and radio performer, dies at 85
  • 1999-06-05 Mel Tormé, American singer ("The Velvet Fog"), composer, and actor (b. 1925)
  • 1999-06-11 DeForest Kelley, American actor (b. 1920)
  • 1999-06-23 Buster Merryfield, British actor (b. 1920)
  • 1999-06-25 Fred Feast, English actor (b. 1929)
  • 1999-07-12 Bill Owen, British actor (b. 1914)
  • 1999-08-04 Victor Mature, American actor (b. 1913)
  • 1999-08-07 Brion James, American actor (b. 1945)

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1999-09-22 George C. Scott, American actor (Dr. Strangelove), dies of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm at 71

  • 1999-10-16 Jean Shepherd, American writer and actor (A Christmas Story), dies at 78
  • 1999-10-26 Hoyt Axton, American actor and country music singer-songwriter (b. 1938)
  • 1999-11-01 Jean Coutu, Canadian actor (b. 1925)
  • 1999-11-03 Ian Bannen, Scottish actor (b. 1928)
  • 1999-11-10 Robert Kramer, American actor and director, dies of meningitis at 60
  • 1999-11-21 Quentin Crisp, British writer, raconteur and actor (b. 1908)
  • 1999-12-17 Rex Allen, American actor, singer and songwriter (b. 1920)
  • 1999-12-19 Desmond Llewelyn, Welsh actor, dies at 85
  • 1999-12-24 Zeke Carey, American R&B singer (Go, Johnny, Go!, Rock Rock Rock!) dies at 66
  • 1999-12-25 Peter Jeffrey, English actor (b. 1929)
  • 1999-12-28 Clayton Moore, American actor (The Lone Ranger), dies at 85
  • 2000-02-10 Jim Varney, American actor (b. 1949)
  • 2000-03-06 John Colicos, Canadian actor (b. 1928)
  • 2000-03-07 Charles Gray, British actor (b. 1928)
  • 2000-03-20 Gene Eugene, Canadian actor and singer (b. 1961)
  • 2000-03-27 Ian Dury, English rock musician (The Blockheads) and actor (Judge Dredd), dies at 57