Actors in History (Part 26)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

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  • 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)
  • 1930-04-29 Jean Rochefort, French actor
  • 1930-05-20 James McEachin, Pennert NC, actor (Harry-Tenafly)

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1930-05-31 Clint Eastwood, American actor (Dirty Harry)/mayor (Carmel, California), born in San Francisco, California

Actor and Director Clint Eastwood
Actor and Director
Clint Eastwood
  • 1930-06-01 Edward Woodward, Croydon England, actor (Breaker Morant, Wickerman)
  • 1930-06-12 Jim Nabors, American actor and singer (Gomer Pyle, Back Home Again in Indiana), born in Sylacauga, Alabama
  • 1930-06-25 George Murdock, American actor

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1930-06-29 Robert Evans, American director/actor (Love Story, The Godfather, Chinatown), born in NYC, New York

Film Producer Robert Evans
Film Producer
Robert Evans
  • 1930-07-04 Frunzik Mkrtchyan, Armenian actor
  • 1930-07-05 Tommy Cook, actor (Missile to the Moon), born in Duluth, Minnesota
  • 1930-07-12 Gordon Pinsent, Canadian actor, director, and writer
  • 1930-07-18 Burt Kwouk, English actor (Pink Panther movies), born in Warrington (d. 2016)
  • 1930-07-30 Tony Lip, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, actor (Sopranos, Donnie Brasco, Good Fellas), (d. 2013)
  • 1930-08-01 Geoffrey Holder, Trinidad, dancer/actor (Annie, The Wiz)
  • 1930-08-03 James Komack, American writer/director/actor (Courtship of Eddie's Father), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-08-16 Robert Culp, Berkley California, actor (I Spy, Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice)
  • 1930-08-18 Grant Williams, American actor (Hawaiian Eye, Incredible Shrinking Man), born in NYC, New York

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1930-08-25 Sean Connery, Scottish actor (James Bond films), born in Edinburgh, Scotland

  • 1930-08-25 Graham Jarvis, Canadian actor (Mary Hartman, Misery), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1930-08-25 Bruce Allpress, New Zealand actor
  • 1930-08-28 Ben Gazzara, American actor (Run for Your Life, QB VII), born in NYC, New York (d. 2012)
  • 1930-08-28 Windsor Davies, British actor
  • 1930-09-08 Mario Adorf, actor (Bachelor, Abyssinia), born in Zurich, Switzerland
  • 1930-09-17 David Huddleston, actor (Big Lebowski), born in Vinton, Virginia (d. 2016)
  • 1930-09-23 Colin Blakely, Bangor N Ireland, actor (Shattered, Equus, King Lear)
  • 1930-09-24 Angelo Muscat, Maltese actor (d. 1977)
  • 1930-09-26 Philip Bosco, Jersey City, actor (Trading Places)
  • 1930-09-28 Ugo Gregoretti, actor (Rogopag, Common Sense of Modesty), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1930-09-30 Ben Cooper, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1930-10-01 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino)

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1930-10-01 Richard Harris, Irish actor (Man Called Horse) and singer (MacArthur Park), born in Limerick, Ireland (d. 2002)

Actor and Singer Richard Harris
Actor and Singer
Richard Harris
  • 1930-10-08 James Olsen, Evanston IL, actor (Andromeda Strain, Spell)
  • 1930-10-09 David Rounds, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill), born in Bronxville, New York
  • 1930-10-15 Phillipe Leroy, actor (Night Porter, Leonardo da Vinci), born in Paris, France
  • 1930-10-23 Gerard Blain, actor (Hatari), born in Paris, France
  • 1930-11-03 Ken Berry, Moline Ill, actor (F Troop, Mayberry RFD, Mama's Family)
  • 1930-11-05 Herb Edelman, American actor (Good Guys, Strike Force, 9 to 5), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1930-11-08 Bob Harris, actor (Jim-Troubleshooters), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1930-11-14 Michael Robbins, British actor (d. 1992)
  • 1930-11-15 Whitman Mayo, American actor (Grady-Sanford & Son), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-11-23 Robert Easton, actor (Someone Up There Likes Me), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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1930-12-08 Maximilian Schell, Swiss-Austrian actor and director (Odessa File, Julia), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2014)

  • 1930-12-11 Jean-Louis Trintignant, French actor/director (Man & a Woman, Z)
  • 1930-12-13 Robert Prosky, actor (Christine, Sgt Jablonski-Hill St Blues), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1930-12-17 Armin Mueller-Stahl, German actor
  • 1930-12-26 Donald Moffat, Plymouth England, actor (Kent-Logan's Run)

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1931-01-05 Robert Duvall, actor (Great Santini, Taxi Driver), born in San Diego, California

  • 1931-01-06 P J [Patrick Joeseph] Kavanagh, poet, actor and journalist (The Perfect Stranger), born in Worthing, Sussex (d. 2015)
  • 1931-01-11 Ed Hall, Roxbury Mass, actor (Dr Bicker-Medical Center)
  • 1931-01-13 Charles Nelson Reilly, American actor (Match Game, Ghost & Mrs Muir), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-01-13 Ian Hendry, English actor (d. 1984)
  • 1931-01-17 James Earl Jones, Miss, actor (Darth Vader, Exorcist II, Soul Man)
  • 1931-01-25 Dean Jones, actor (Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo, The Love Bug), born in Decatur, Alabama (d. 2015)
  • 1931-01-25 Harold Lloyd Jr, actor (Frankenstein's Daughter)
  • 1931-02-06 Rip Torn, Tx, actor (Coma, Summer Rental, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof)

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1931-02-08 James Dean, American stage and film actor (Giant, Rebel Without a Cause), born in Marion, Indiana (d. 1955)

Actor James Dean
Actor
James Dean
  • 1931-02-10 Doug Young, American voice actor
  • 1931-02-14 Brian Kelly, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1931-02-16 Ken Takakura, [Goichi Oda], Kita Japan, actor (Story of Antarctic)
  • 1931-02-24 Dominic Chianese, American actor
  • 1931-02-25 Christopher George, actor (Rat Patrol, Immortal), born in Royal Oak, Michigan (d. 1983)
  • 1931-02-28 Gavin MacLeod, American actor (Murray-Mary Tyler Moore, Love Boat), born in Mt Kisco, New York
  • 1931-03-06 John Smith, actor (Cimarron City, Laramie, 7 Angry Men), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1931-03-12 William "Buckwheat" Thomas, actor (Little Rascals)
  • 1931-03-13 Wolfgang Kohlhaase, actor/director/writer (Solo Sunday), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1931-03-20 Hal Linden, [Harold Lipshitz], actor (Barney Miller, Blacke's Magic)

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1931-03-22 William Shatner, actor (Star Trek, T J Hooker), born in Montreal, Quebec

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1931-03-26 Leonard Nimoy, American actor (Spock-Star Trek, Mission Impossible), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2015)

  • 1931-04-01 George Baker, Bulgaria, actor (Goodbye Mr Chips, Curse of the Fly)
  • 1931-04-06 Ivan Dixon, American actor (Car Wash, Hogan's Heroes), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-04-08 John Gavin, actor ( Imitation of Life, Psycho), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1931-04-11 Johnny Sheffield, actor (Boy-Tarzan Finds a Son), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1931-04-13 Michael Burchill, actor
  • 1931-04-19 Garfield Morgan, Brtish actor (Odessa File, To Catch a Spy)
  • 1931-04-22 Siem Vroom, Dutch actor (The Lift, Bridge Too Far, Mysteries)
  • 1931-04-29 William Ball, actor (Suburban Commando)
  • 1931-05-02 Phil Bruns, American actor and writer (Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman), (d. 2012)
  • 1931-05-15 David Healy, actor (Supergirl, Doomsday Gun, Patton, Be My Guest)
  • 1931-05-16 Jack Dodson, actor (Howard Sprage- "The Andy Griffith Show"), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1931-05-18 Robert Morse, actor (That's Life, Jack Frost), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1931-05-24 Michael Lonsdale, French actor
  • 1931-05-25 John Gabriel, actor (Cat Gang, Fantasies), born in Niagara Falls, New York
  • 1931-05-25 Donald Phelps, American actor (Ghost Ship), born in Indiana (d. 1993)
  • 1931-06-07 Lang Jeffries, Ontario Canada, actor (Skip-Rescue 8)
  • 1931-06-09 Joe Santos, American actor (Rockford Files), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1931-06-20 James Tolkan, American actor (Weekend War, Leap of Faith), born in Calumet, Michigan
  • 1931-06-29 Ed Gilbert, American actor (d. 1999)
  • 1931-07-02 Robert Ito, actor (Sam-Quincy ME), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1931-07-04 Stephen Boyd [William Millar], Glengormley, County Antrim, Irish actor (Fantastic Voyage, Ben-Hur)
  • 1931-07-06 Donal Donnelly, Bradford Yorkshire England, actor (Dead)
  • 1931-07-07 Stanley Brock, actor (Ivan-He's the Mayor), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1931-07-10 Nick Adams, Nanticoke Pa, actor (Johnny Yuma-Rebel)
  • 1931-07-11 Tab Hunter, American actor (Tab Hunter Show, Lust in the Dust), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-07-13 Bill Moor, actor (Hanky Panky), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1931-07-14 Robert Stephens, Bristol England, actor (Uncle Kurt-Holocaust)
  • 1931-07-22 Perry Lopez, American actor (Chinatown, Death Wish 4), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-07-27 Jerry Van Dyke, Danville Ill, actor (My Mother the Car, Coach)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2501 - 2,600 of 3,235

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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
  • 1999-12-25 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
  • 2000-04-10 Peter Jones, English actor (b. 1920)
  • 2000-04-10 Larry Linville, American actor (b. 1939)
  • 2000-05-01 Steve Reeves, American actor (b. 1926)
  • 2000-05-07 Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., American actor (b. 1909)
  • 2000-05-13 Paul Bartel, American actor (b. 1938)

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2000-05-21 Sir John Gielgud, British stage and screen actor and director (Hamlet, Arthur), dies at 96

  • 2000-05-25 Nicholas Clay, British actor (b. 1946)
  • 2000-06-24 David Tomlinson, English actor (b. 1917)
  • 2000-06-28 Nils Poppe, Swedish actor (b. 1908)
  • 2000-06-29 Vittorio Gassman, Italian actor (b. 1922)
  • 2000-07-01 Walter Matthau, American actor (b. 1920)
  • 2000-07-03 Kemal Sunal, Turkish actor (b. 1944)
  • 2000-07-09 Doug Fisher, English actor (b. 1941)
  • 2000-07-10 Justin Pierce, English-American actor and skateboarder (b. 1975)
  • 2000-07-22 Eric Christmas, British actor (b. 1916)

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2000-08-05 Alec Guinness, British actor (Bridge on River Kwai), dies of liver cancer at 86

  • 2000-09-26 Richard Mulligan, American actor (b. 1932)
  • 2000-10-06 Richard Farnsworth, American actor (Misery, Havana, Sylvester), dies at 80
  • 2000-10-09 David Dukes, American actor (b. 1945)
  • 2000-11-01 Bernard Erhard, American voice actor (b. 1934)
  • 2000-11-09 Hugh Paddick, English actor (Round the Horne), dies at 85
  • 2000-11-22 Christian Marquand, French actor, director and screenwriter (b. 1927)
  • 2000-12-06 Werner Klemperer, German-born actor (Hogan's Heroes), dies at 80
  • 2000-12-11 David Lewis, American actor (b. 1916)
  • 2000-12-12 George Montgomery, American actor (b. 1916)
  • 2000-12-23 Billy Barty, American actor (b. 1924)
  • 2000-12-26 Jason Robards, American actor (b. 1922)
  • 2001-01-01 Ray Walston, American actor (b. 1914)
  • 2001-01-11 Michael Williams, British actor, husband of Judi Dench (b. 1935)
  • 2001-01-13 Michael Cuccione, Canadian actor and singer (b. 1985)
  • 2001-01-18 Al Waxman, Canadian actor (b. 1935)
  • 2001-01-19 Dario Vittori, Argentinean actor (b. 1921)
  • 2001-01-30 Jean-Pierre Aumont, French actor (b. 1911)
  • 2001-03-03 Louis Edmonds, American actor (b. 1923)
  • 2001-03-08 Edward Winter, American actor (b. 1937)
  • 2001-03-21 Anthony Steel, English actor (b. 1920)
  • 2001-04-07 David Graf, American actor (b. 1950)
  • 2001-04-11 Harry Secombe, Welsh actor and comedian (b. 1921)
  • 2001-05-27 Ramon Bieri, American actor (b. 1929)
  • 2001-06-03 Anthony Quinn, Mexican-born actor (b. 1915)
  • 2001-06-21 Carroll O'Connor, American actor (b. 1924)
  • 2001-06-26 Soccer (dog actor) (b. 1988)

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2001-06-27 Jack Lemmon, American actor (Days of Wine & Roses, Missing), dies of colon cancer and metastatic cancer of the bladder at 76

  • 2001-07-21 Steve Barton, American actor (b. 1954)
  • 2001-07-21 Sivaji Ganesan, South Indian Tamil actor (b. 1927)
  • 2001-08-03 Christopher Hewett, British actor (b. 1922)
  • 2001-08-04 Lorenzo Music, American actor (b. 1937)
  • 2001-08-25 Philippe Léotard, French actor and singer (b. 1940)
  • 2001-08-29 Francisco Rabal, Spanish actor (b. 1926)
  • 2001-09-02 Troy Donahue, American actor (b. 1936)
  • 2001-09-12 Victor Wong, Chinese-American actor (b. 1927)
  • 2001-10-01 Guy Beaulne, French-Canadian actor and theatre director (b. 1921)
  • 2001-12-10 Ashok Kumar, Indian actor (b. 1911)
  • 2001-12-12 Jean Richard, French actor (b. 1921)
  • 2001-12-20 Foster Brooks, American actor and comedian (b. 1912)
  • 2001-12-26 Nigel Hawthorne, English actor (b. 1929)
  • 2002-01-07 Avery Schreiber, American actor (b. 1935)
  • 2002-01-16 Ron Taylor, American actor (b. 1952)
  • 2002-01-29 Harold Russell, Canadian-born actor (The Best Years of Our Lives, Inside Moves), dies at 88
  • 2002-02-04 George Nader, American film and television actor (b. 1921)
  • 2002-02-11 Barry Foster, British actor (b. 1931)

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2002-02-15 Kevin Smith, New Zealand actor (Ares-Hercules), dies at 38 after falling from a prop tower

  • 2002-02-21 John Thaw, English actor (Inspector Morse), dies of cancer at 60
  • 2002-02-21 Harold Pruett, American actor (Sybil, Embrace of the Vampire), dies of a drug overdose at 32
  • 2002-02-26 Lawrence Tierney, American actor (b. 1919)

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2002-02-27 Spike Milligan, Irish-British actor and comedian (The Goon Show, 3 Musketeers), dies of kidney failure at 83

Comedian and author Spike Milligan
Comedian and author
Spike Milligan
  • 2002-03-04 Eric Flynn, British actor/singer (b. 1939)
  • 2002-03-27 Milton Berle, American actor and comedian (b. 1908)

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2002-03-27 Dudley Moore, English actor and comedian (10, Arthur, Bedazzled), dies at 66

Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician Dudley Moore
Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician
Dudley Moore
  • 2002-03-29 Rico Yan, Philippine Young Movie & TV Actor (b. 1975)
  • 2002-04-07 John Agar, American actor (b. 1921)
  • 2002-04-16 Robert Urich, American actor (b. 1946)
  • 2002-04-29 Lor Tok, Thai comedian and actor (b. 1914)
  • 2002-05-10 Yves Robert, French actor, screenwriter and director (b. 1920)
  • 2002-06-29 François Périer, French actor (b. 1919)

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2002-07-09 Rod Steiger, American actor (Illustrated Man, Pawnbroker), dies of pneumonia at 77

  • 2002-07-23 Leo McKern, Australian actor (b. 1920)
  • 2002-07-24 Maurice Denham, English actor (Mr Love, Damn the Defiant), dies at 92
  • 2002-08-05 Josh Ryan Evans, American actor (b. 1982)
  • 2002-08-16 Jeff Corey, American actor (b. 1914)
  • 2002-08-29 Alan MacNaughtan, Scottish actor (b. 1920)