Actors in History (Part 30)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2901 - 3,000 of 6,987

  • 1936-04-08 Klaus Lowitsch, actor (Despair, Marriage of Marla Braun), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1936-04-12 Charles Napier, actor (Night Stalker, Rambo)
  • 1936-04-14 Kenneth Mars, American actor
  • 1936-04-18 Harold Innocent, [HS Harrison], English actor (Tall Guy)
  • 1936-04-22 Glen Campbell, Delight Ark, actor/singer (Time I Get to Phoenix)
  • 1936-04-29 Lane Smith, actor (Perry White-Lois & Clark), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1936-05-02 Quinn Redeker, Woodstock Ill, actor (Dan Raven, Young & Restless)
  • 1936-05-09 Albert Finney, Salford UK, actor (Dresser, Under the Volcano)
  • 1936-05-13 Rafael Campos, Santiago Dominican Republic, actor (Tonka)
  • 1936-05-17 Dennis Hopper, KS, actor (True Grit, Blue Velvet, Easy Rider)
  • 1936-05-20 Anthony Zerbe, Cal, actor (Harry-O, Centennial, They Call Me Mr Tibbs)
  • 1936-05-23 Charles Kimbrough, actor (Murphy Brown)
  • 1936-05-27 Louis Gossett Jr, American actor (Officer & Gentleman, Deep), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1936-05-30 Keir Dullea, actor (2001, 2010, David & Lisa), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1936-06-01 Bekim Fehmiu, Yugoslavian actor (Black Sunday, Permission to Kill, Cagliostro), born in Sarajevo, Kingdom of Yugoslavia (d. 2010)
  • 1936-06-04 Bruce Dern, Winnetka Ill, actor (Coming Home, Silent Running, Tatoo)
  • 1936-06-08 James Darren, actor (TJ Hooker, Diamond Head, Venus in Furs), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1936-06-14 Irmelin Sandman Lilius, Finnish actor
  • 1936-06-15 Claude Brasseur, actor (Josepha, Pardon Mon Affair), born in Paris, France
  • 1936-06-22 Kris Kristofferson, Brownsville TX, singer/actor (Amerika, Millenium)
  • 1936-06-30 Dave Van Ronk, rocker/actor (Caffe Lena)
  • 1936-06-30 Tony Musante, actor (David Toma-Toma, Nowhere to Hide), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut (d. 2013)
  • 1936-07-08 Tony Warren [Anthony McVay Simpson], actor and tv screenwriter (Coronation Street), born in Pendlebury, Lancashire (d. 2016)
  • 1936-07-09 James Hampton, actor (Bugler Dobbs-F Troop, Teen Wolf), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1936-07-24 Mark Goddard, actor (Don West-Lost in Space), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • 1936-07-30 Ralph Taeger, Richmond Hill NY, actor (Klondike, Acapulco, Hondo)
  • 1936-08-03 Edward Petherbridge, English actor
  • 1936-08-08 Keith Barron, Mexborough England, actor (At Earth's Core, Baby Love)
  • 1936-08-14 Trevor Bannister, British actor (Are You Being Served?), born in Durrington, Wiltshire (d. 2011)
  • 1936-08-16 Gary Clarke, actor (Hondo, Virginian, Michael Shayne), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1936-08-17 Floyd Red Crow Westerman, Native American musician-actor (d. 2007)

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1936-08-18 Robert Redford, American actor (Sting, Candidate, Natural, Great Gatsby), born in Santa Monica, California

  • 1936-09-11 Charles Dierkop, LaCrosse Wisc, actor (Det Pete Royster-Police Woman)
  • 1936-09-14 Nicol Williamson, Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, Scottish actor (Excalibur, Spawn)
  • 1936-09-14 Walter Koenig, actor (Checkov-Star Trek), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1936-09-28 Robert Hogan, American actor (Peyton Place, Operation Petticoat), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936-09-28 Robert Wolders, Rotterdam Holland, actor (Erik Hunter-Laredo)
  • 1936-10-09 Brian Blessed, Mexborough, Yorkshire, English actor (King Arthur, High Road to China)
  • 1936-10-13 Cliff Gorman, Jamacia NY, actor (Boys in the Band, Angel)
  • 1936-10-16 Peter Bowles, English actor
  • 1936-10-19 Tony Lo Bianco, actor (Ann Jillian Story, Hizzoner!), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1936-10-24 David Nelson, American actor (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936-10-31 Michael Landon, Forest Hills NY, actor (Bonanza, Highway to Heaven)
  • 1936-11-07 Barry Newman, actor (Amy, Deadline, Petrocelli), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1936-11-07 Jaap Stobbe, Dutch actor (Dageraad)
  • 1936-11-09 Teddy Infuhr, American former child actor (d. 2007)
  • 1936-11-22 Joachim Bißmeier, German actor
  • 1936-11-25 Matt Clark, actor/director (Return to Oz, Horror Show), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1936-12-08 David Carradine, actor (Kung Fu, Mean Streets, Kill Bill V.1 & 2), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1936-12-22 Hector Elizondo, actor (American Gigolo, Young Doctors in Love), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936-12-22 Wojciech Frykowski, Polish actor (d. 1969)
  • 1936-12-23 Frederic Forrest, Waxahachie TX, actor (Music Box, Lonesone Dove)
  • 1936-12-23 James Stacy [ Maurice William Elias], American actor (Lancer), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • 1937-01-14 Shoban Babu, Indian actor
  • 1937-01-31 Regimantas Adomaitis, Lithuanian actor
  • 1937-02-01 Garrett Morris, actor (SNL, Martin, Carwash), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1937-02-02 Remak Ramsay, American actor
  • 1937-02-04 Collin Wilcox, Highlands NC, actor (To Kill a Mocking Bird)
  • 1937-02-05 Stuart Damon, American actor (Alan Quartermaine-General Hospital), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1937-02-08 Manfred Krug, Duisburg Germany, actor (Boxer)
  • 1937-02-21 Gary Lockwood, Van Nuys Cal, actor (2001, Survival Zone, Lieutenant)
  • 1937-02-25 Tom Courtenay, England, actor (Dresser, Doctor Zhivago, To Catch a Spy)
  • 1937-03-01 Jed Allan, actor (Days of our Lives, CC-Santa Barbara), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1937-03-03 Bobby Driscoll, American actor (d. 1968)
  • 1937-03-06 Doug Dillard, actor (Clem-Popeye)
  • 1937-03-10 Joe Viterelli, American actor (d. 2004)
  • 1937-03-11 Carlos Larrañaga, Spanish actor
  • 1937-03-17 Adam Wade, actor (Kiss Me Goodbye, Crazy Joe)
  • 1937-03-20 Jerry Reed, singer/actor (Bat 21, Smokey & the Bandit), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1937-03-23 Tony Burton, actor (Rocky films) and boxer, born in Flint, Michigan (d. 2016)
  • 1937-03-30 Warren Beatty, actor (Bonnie & Clyde, Shampoo, Dick Tracy), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1937-04-03 William Gaunt, Leeds England, actor (Champions)

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1937-04-06 Billy Dee Williams, Harlem actor (Chiefs, Empire Strikes Back), born in NYC, New York

  • 1937-04-13 Edward Fox, Chelsea, London, English actor (Never Say Never Again, Gandhi)
  • 1937-04-18 Robert Hooks, actor (Fast Walking, Aaron Loves Angela), born in Washington, D.C.

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1937-04-19 Joseph Estrada, Filipino actor and 13th President of the Philippines, born in Tondo, Philippines

President of the Philippines Joseph Estrada
President of the Philippines
Joseph Estrada

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1937-04-20 George Takei, actor (Sulu-Star Trek, Green Berets), born in Los Angeles, California

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1937-04-22 Jack Nicholson, American actor (One Flew Over Cuckoo's Nest, Shining), born in Neptune City, New Jersey

  • 1937-05-02 Lorenzo Music, American writer/actor/voice (Carlton-Rhoda, Garfield), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1937-05-14 Eric Herfst, Dutch cabaret performer/actor (Floris)
  • 1937-05-19 Pat Roach, English actor and wrestler (d. 2004)

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1937-06-01 Morgan Freeman, Academy award winning actor (Driving Mrs Daisy, Glory), born in Memphis, Tennessee

  • 1937-06-11 Chad Everett [Raymon Lee Cramton], South Bend, Indiana, American actor (Medical Center, Airplane II)
  • 1937-06-17 Peter Lupus, actor (Mission Impossible)
  • 1937-06-20 Jerry Keller, rocker/actor (If Ever I See You Again)
  • 1937-06-26 Sombat Metanee, Thai film actor
  • 1937-06-28 Richard Bright, American actor (d. 2006)
  • 1937-07-06 Ned Beatty, actor (Deliverance, Repossed, Network), born in Lexington, Kentucky

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1937-07-12 Bill Cosby, American actor and comedian (Cosby Show, I Spy, Leonard Part 6), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Actor/Comedian Bill Cosby
Actor/Comedian
Bill Cosby
  • 1937-07-19 Richard Jordan [Robert Anson Jordan Jr.], American actor (Dune, Gettysburg), born in NYC, New York
  • 1937-07-20 Ken Ogata, Japanese actor
  • 1937-07-27 Don Galloway, Brooksville Ky, actor (Arrest & Trial, Ironside)
  • 1937-08-03 Steven Berkoff, English actor
  • 1937-08-05 Alan Howard, theatre and film actor (Royal Shakespeare Company), born in London, UK (d. 2015)

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1937-08-08 Dustin Hoffman, American actor (Graduate, Tootsie, Kramer vs Kramer), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1937-08-18 William George Rushton, actor/author/cartoonist (TW3), born in London, England
  • 1937-08-20 El Fary, Spanish singer and actor (d. 2007)
  • 1937-08-27 Tommy Sands, singer/actor (Teenage Rock, Dream With Me), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1937-08-31 Guido de Moor, Dutch actor (Apart, Because the Cats)
  • 1937-08-31 Warren Berlinger, Bkln, actor (Larry-Joey Bishop Shop, Take Two)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2901 - 3,000 of 3,174

  • 2009-02-17 Gazanfer Özcan, Turkish actor (b. 1931)
  • 2009-03-14 Alain Bashung, French singer, songwriter, comedian and actor. (b. 1947)
  • 2009-03-15 Ron Silver, American actor (Reversal of Fortune, Timecop), dies of cancer at 62
  • 2009-03-29 Andy Hallett, American actor and singer (b.1975)
  • 2009-04-27 Feroz Khan, Indian actor (b. 1939)
  • 2009-05-04 Dom Deluise, American comedian, actor (b. 1933)
  • 2009-05-13 Frank Aletter, American character actor (b. 1926)
  • 2009-05-15 Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Australian actor (b. 1923)
  • 2009-05-18 Wayne Allwine, American voice actor (b.1947)
  • 2009-06-03 David Carradine, American actor (b. 1936)
  • 2009-06-10 Tenniel Evans, English actor (b. 1926)
  • 2009-07-01 Karl Malden, American actor (b. 1912)
  • 2009-07-14 Zbigniew Zapasiewicz, Polish actor (b. 1934)
  • 2009-09-14 Patrick Swayze, American actor, dancer, and songwriter (b. 1952)
  • 2009-09-14 Henry Gibson, American actor and songwriter (b. 1935)
  • 2009-09-28 Ulf Larsson, Swedish actor (b. 1956)
  • 2009-10-06 Douglas Campbell, Scottish born Canadian actor (b. 1922)
  • 2009-10-19 Joseph Wiseman, Canadian actor (b. 1918)
  • 2009-11-10 Gheorghe Dinica, Romanian actor (b. 1934)
  • 2009-11-16 Edward Woodward, British actor (The Equalizer) (b. 1930)
  • 2009-11-24 Chan Hung Lit, Hong Kong actor (b. 1943)
  • 2009-12-03 Richard Todd, Irish-born British actor (Dorian Gray, Assassin Yangtse Incident), dies at 90
  • 2009-12-07 Mark Ritts, American actor (b. 1946)
  • 2009-12-09 Gene Barry, American actor, dies of congestive heart failure at 90
  • 2009-12-20 Arnold Stang, American comic actor (b. 1918)
  • 2010-01-08 Monica Maughan, Australian actor (b. 1933)
  • 2010-01-24 Pernell Roberts, American actor & singer, last surviving star of Bonanza (b. 1928)
  • 2010-02-16 Wan Chi Keung, Hong Kong soccer player and actor. (b. 1956)
  • 2010-03-04 Etta Cameron, Danish singer and actor (b. 1939)
  • 2010-03-04 Roger Newman, British-born American actor and television writer (b. 1940)
  • 2010-03-10 Corey Haim, Canadian actor (b. 1971)
  • 2010-03-11 Merlin Olsen, American football player (Los Angeles Rams) and actor, dies of cancer at 69
  • 2010-03-14 Peter Graves [Aurness], American actor, dies at 83
  • 2010-03-18 Fess Parker, American actor (b. 1924)
  • 2010-03-24 Robert Culp, American actor (b. 1930)
  • 2010-04-01 John Forsythe, American actor (Charlie's Angels, Dynasty), dies at 92
  • 2010-04-06 Corin Redgrave, British actor and political activist (b. 1939)
  • 2010-05-23 Simon Monjack, English actor, producer, & writer (b. 1970)
  • 2010-05-24 Tapen Chatterjee, Bengali actor from India (b. 1937)
  • 2010-05-26 Jean Constantin, Romanian actor (b. 1928)
  • 2010-05-28 Gary Coleman, American actor (Diff'rent Strokes), dies at 42
  • 2010-05-29 Dennis Hopper, American actor and director (b. 1936)
  • 2010-06-15 Bekim Fehmiu, Yugoslavian actor (Black Sunday, Permission to Kill, Cagliostro), dies of suspected suicide at 74
  • 2010-06-30 Park Yong-ha, Korean actor and singer (b. 1977)
  • 2010-07-16 James Gammon, American actor (b. 1940)
  • 2010-07-27 Maury Chaykin, American-born Canadian actor (b. 1949)
  • 2010-09-07 Glenn Shadix, American Actor (b. 1952)
  • 2010-09-25 Art Gilmore, American actor (b. 1912)
  • 2010-09-29 Tony Curtis, American Actor (b. 1925)
  • 2010-10-04 Sir Norman Wisdom, English comedian, singer-songwriter and actor (b. 1915)
  • 2010-10-06 Antonie Kamerling, Dutch actor and singer (b. 1966)
  • 2010-10-07 Antonie Kamerling, Dutch actor (b. 1966)
  • 2010-10-14 Simon MacCorkindale, English actor (Falcon Crest, Manimal), dies of bowel cancer at 58
  • 2010-10-15 Johnny Sheffield, American actor (b. 1931)
  • 2010-10-19 Tom Bosley, American actor (b. 1927)
  • 2010-10-27 James Wall, American actor and stage manager (b. 1917)
  • 2010-10-28 James MacArthur, American actor (b. 1937)
  • 2010-10-28 Gerard Kelly, Scottish actor (b. 1959)
  • 2010-11-11 William Edwin Self, American actor and television producer (b. 1921)
  • 2010-11-26 Palle Huld, Danish actor (b. 1912)
  • 2010-11-28 Leslie Nielsen, Canadian actor (b. 1926)
  • 2010-12-07 Gus Mercurio, American-born Australian actor (b. 1928)
  • 2010-12-20 Steve Landesberg, American actor and comedian (b. 1945)
  • 2010-12-29 Bill Erwin, American actor (b. 1914)
  • 2010-12-30 Per Oscarsson, Swedish actor (b. 1927)
  • 2011-01-02 Pete Postlethwaite, English actor (b. 1946)
  • 2011-02-16 Len Lesser, American actor (b. 1922)
  • 2011-02-22 Nicholas Courtney, British actor (b. 1929)
  • 2011-03-17 Michael Gough, English actor (Hammer Horror Films, Search for the Nile), dies at 94
  • 2011-04-04 Juliano Mer-Khamis, Israeli actor, director, filmmaker and political activist (b. 1958)
  • 2011-04-14 Trevor Bannister, British actor (Are You Being Served?), dies at 76
  • 2011-04-17 AJ Perez, Filipino teen actor (b. 1993)
  • 2011-04-22 Moin Akhter, Pakistani actor (b. 1950)
  • 2011-05-03 Thanasis Veggos, Greek actor (b. 1927)
  • 2011-05-03 Jackie Cooper, American actor, dies at 88
  • 2011-05-16 Edward Hardwicke, English actor (b. 1932)
  • 2011-05-27 Jeff Conaway, American actor (b. 1950)
  • 2011-06-03 James Arness, American actor (d. 1923)
  • 2011-06-19 Don Diamond, American actor (b. 1921)
  • 2011-06-20 Ryan Dunn, American actor (b. 1977)
  • 2011-06-23 Peter Falk, American actor (b. 1927)
  • 2011-07-08 Roberts Blossom, American actor and poet (b. 1924)
  • 2011-07-17 David Ngoombujarra, Australian actor (b. 1967)
  • 2011-08-03 Bubba Smith, American football player and actor (b. 1945)
  • 2011-08-14 Shammi Kapoor, Indian actor and director (b. 1931)

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2011-09-10 Cliff Robertson, American actor (Charly), dies at 88

  • 2011-09-11 Andy Whitfield, Welsh actor (Spartacus), dies of cancer at 39
  • 2011-10-05 Charles Napier, American actor (b. 1936)
  • 2011-10-12 Heinz Bennent, German actor (b. 1921)
  • 2011-12-03 Dev Anand, Indian actor (b. 1923)

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2011-12-07 Harry Morgan, American actor (Colonel Potter-M*A*S*H) dies at 96

  • 2011-12-16 Nicol Williamson, Scottish actor (Excalibur), dies of esophageal cancer at 75
  • 2012-01-04 Harry Fowler, English actor, dies at 85
  • 2012-01-22 Dick Tufeld, American voice actor, dies at 85
  • 2012-01-24 James Farentino, American actor, dies from heart failure at 73
  • 2012-01-26 Ian Abercrombie, English actor, dies from kidney failure at 77
  • 2012-01-30 Frederick Treves, English actor, dies at 86
  • 2012-02-03 Ben Gazzara, American actor, dies from pancreatic cancer at 81
  • 2012-02-03 Zalman King, American actor and director, dies from cancer at 69
  • 2012-02-05 Sam Coppola, American actor, dies at 79