Actors in History (Part 31)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 3001 - 3,100 of 7,032

  • 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 and cartoonist (TW3), born in London, England (d. 1996)
  • 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, actor (Larry-Joey Bishop Shop, Take Two), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1937-09-01 Ron O'Neal, actor (Superfly), born in Utica, New York
  • 1937-09-02 Derek Fowlds, British actor
  • 1937-09-04 Mikk Mikiver, Estonian actor and director (d. 2006)
  • 1937-09-05 William Devane, actor (Family Plot, Missles of October), born in Albany, New York
  • 1937-09-06 Brigid Berlin, American actor, born in NYC, New York
  • 1937-09-07 John Phillip Law, actor (Barbarella, Love Machine), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1937-09-07 Cüneyt Arkın, Turkish film actor
  • 1937-09-26 Joop Admiral, Dutch actor/director (You Are My Mother)
  • 1937-10-16 Tony Anthony, Clarksburg WV, actor (Treasure of 4 Crowns)
  • 1937-10-17 Paxton Whitehead, English actor ( Back to School), born in East Malling, Kent
  • 1937-10-19 Sean Garrison, American actor (Up Periscope, Splendor in the Grass), born in NYC, New York
  • 1937-11-05 Harris Yulin, American actor
  • 1937-11-06 Joe Warfield, American actor
  • 1937-11-10 Albert Hall, Boothton Alabama, actor (Trouble in Mind, Ryan's 4)
  • 1937-11-17 Peter Edward Cook, Torquay England, actor/comedian (Bedazzled)
  • 1937-12-01 Chuck Low, American actor
  • 1937-12-04 Max Baer Jr, actor (Jethro-Beverly Hillbillies), born in Oakland, California
  • 1937-12-08 James MacArthur, actor (Danny Williams-Hawaii 5-0), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1937-12-09 Darwin Joston, American actor (d. 1998)
  • 1937-12-13 Rob Houwer, Dutch director/producer/actor (OK, Professor Columbus)

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1937-12-31 Anthony Hopkins, Welsh actor (Elephant Man, QB VII, Magic, Bounty), born in Port Talbot, Glamorgan, Wales

  • 1938-01-01 Frank Langella, Bayonne, New Jersey, American actor (Dracula, Frost/Nixon)
  • 1938-01-02 John Considine, actor (Reginald Love-Another World)
  • 1938-01-06 Adriano Celentano, Italian singer and actor
  • 1938-01-09 Aad Kosto, Dutch theologist/actor/asst secretary of Justice
  • 1938-01-12 Lewis Fiander, Australian actor
  • 1938-01-13 Billy Gray, actor (Bud-Father Knows Best), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1938-01-13 William B. Davis, Canadian actor
  • 1938-01-16 Michael Pataki, actor (Get Christie Love), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1938-01-20 William Berger, Austrian actor (d. 1993)
  • 1938-01-21 John Savident, British actor
  • 1938-02-01 Sherman Hemsley, actor (All in the Family, Jeffersons, Amen), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2012)
  • 1938-02-02 Bo Hopkins, actor (Dynasty, Midnight Express), born in Greenville, South Carolina
  • 1938-02-03 Victor Buono, SD California, actor (Man from Atlantis, Untouchables)
  • 1938-02-13 Oliver Reed, actor (Big Sleep), born in London, England
  • 1938-02-14 Lee Chamberlin, American actor (Once Upon a Family, Rupture Fatale), born in NYC, New York
  • 1938-02-16 Barry Primus, American actor (Sgt McKenna-Cagney & Lacey, Boxcar Bertha), born in NYC, New York
  • 1938-02-24 James Farentino, actor (The Final Countdown), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2012)
  • 1938-02-26 Jack Knight, Somerville Miss, actor (Mr Shamley-James at 15)
  • 1938-03-05 Fred "Hammer" Williamson, NFLer (Chiefs)/actor (Julia), born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1938-03-09 Charles Siebert, actor (One Day at A Time, Trapper John), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • 1938-03-18 Shashi Kapoor, Calcutta India, actor (Shalimar, Heat & Dust)
  • 1938-03-25 Hoyt Axton, actor (Black Stallion, Junkman, Rousters), born in Duncan, Oklahoma
  • 1938-03-31 Nathaniel Taylor, actor (Rollo-Sanford & Sons), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1938-04-01 John Quade, American actor
  • 1938-04-04 Michael Parks, American actor (Then Came Bronson), born in Corona California (d. 2017)
  • 1938-04-06 Roy Thinnes, actor (Invaders, Falcon Crest, Gen Hospital), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1938-04-30 Gary Collins, actor (6th Sense, Home Show), born in Venice, California (d. 2012)
  • 1938-05-05 Michael Murphy, actor (McCabe & Mrs Miller, Unmarried Woman), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1938-05-10 Jean Becker, French director, screenwriter and actor
  • 1938-05-13 Buck Taylor, actor (Monroes, Gunsmoke), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1938-05-17 Don Dolan, actor (Guy Lewis- General Hospital), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1938-05-17 Jason Bernard, actor (Judge-Liar Liar)
  • 1938-05-21 David Groh, American actor (Joe-Rhoda, Don-Another Day), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1938-05-22 Frank Converse, actor (It's About Time, Dr Cook's Garden, Movin' On)
  • 1938-05-22 Richard Benjamin, American director/actor (Goodbye Columbus, He & She), born in NYC, New York
  • 1938-05-24 Tommy Chong, Edmonton, Alberta, comedian/actor (Cheech & Chong)
  • 1938-06-12 Tom Oliver, Australian actor
  • 1938-06-18 Don "Sugarcane" Harris, rocker/actor (Soup for 1, Greeased Lightning)
  • 1938-06-19 Ian Smith, Australian actor
  • 1938-06-21 Ron Ely [Ronald Pierce], American actor (Tarzan, Doc Savage), born in Hereford, Texas
  • 1938-07-09 Brian Dennehy, Ct, actor (Check is in the Mail, F/X, Cocoon, Ants)
  • 1938-07-18 Britt Leach, Gadsen Ala, actor (Mickey-Spencer's Pilots)
  • 1938-07-22 Terence Stamp, English actor (The Collector, Billy Budd), born in London, England
  • 1938-07-23 Ronny Cox, Cloudcroft Mass, actor (St Elsewhere)
  • 1938-07-23 Götz George, German actor
  • 1938-08-03 George Memmoli, American actor (Earl-Hello Larry), born in NYC, New York
  • 1938-08-06 Paul Bartel, director/actor (Eating Raoul), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1938-08-06 Peter Bonerz, actor (Jerry-Bob Newhart Show, 9 to 5), born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire
  • 1938-08-09 Dick Anthony Williams, actor (Our Family Honor), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1938-08-23 Ronny Cox, actor/singer (Robocop, Dr John Gideon-St Elsewhere)
  • 1938-08-25 David Canary, actor (Bonanza, One Life to Live), born in Elwood, Indiana (d. 2015)
  • 1938-08-29 Elliott Gould, actor (M*A*S*H, Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice), born in Queens, New York
  • 1938-09-04 Leonard Frey, American actor (Best of West, Mr Smith), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1938-09-17 Paul Benedict, Silver City NM, actor (Harry-Jeffersons)
  • 1938-09-23 Tom Lester, American actor
  • 1938-10-02 Rex Reed, movie critic/actor (Myra Breckinridge), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1938-10-02 Waheed Murad, Pakistani film actor and director (d. 1983)
  • 1938-10-07 Robert Drivas, Chi, actor (Cool Hand Luke, Illustrated Man) [or 11/21]
  • 1938-10-13 Jim McMullan, Long Beach NY, actor (Dr McDaniel-Ben Casey)
  • 1938-10-22 Christopher Lloyd, American actor (Taxi, Back to the Future), born in Stamford, Connecticut,
  • 1938-10-22 Derek Jacobi, actor (Lanner-Strauss Family, Dead Again), born in London, England
  • 1938-10-23 Jordan Christopher, actor (Secrets of Midland Heights), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1938-10-30 Ed Lauter, Long Beach, New York, American actor (The Artist, The Number 23), (d. 2013)
  • 1938-11-05 Chris Robinson, Fla, actor (Stanley, General Hospital, Another World)
  • 1938-11-06 P J Proby [James Marcus Smith], American singer, songwriter and actor (Hold Me, Three Week Hero), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1938-11-11 John Reilly, actor (Sean-General Hospital, Dallas, Hamptons), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1938-11-21 Robert Drivas, [Choromokos], actor (Our Private World), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1938-11-23 Herbert Achternbusch, actor (Hedes, Mix Wix, Wohin), born in Munich. Germany
  • 1938-11-23 Esko Nikkari, Finnish actor
  • 1938-11-26 Rich Little, Ottawa Canada, impressionist/actor (Love on a Rooftop)
  • 1938-12-06 Patrick Bauchau, Belgian actor

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 3001 - 3,100 of 3,235

  • 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 (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 (Saturday Night Fever), dies at 79
  • 2012-02-06 Peter Breck, American actor, dies at 82
  • 2012-02-07 Phil Bruns, American actor and writer, dies of natural causes at 80
  • 2012-02-12 David Kelly, Irish actor, dies at 82
  • 2012-03-03 Leonardo Cimino, American actor, dies from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 94
  • 2012-03-27 Warren Stevens, American actor, dies from lung disease at 92
  • 2012-03-28 Harry Crews, American writer/actor, dies from neuropathy at 76
  • 2012-05-06 George Lindsey, American actor, dies at 83
  • 2012-06-02 Richard Dawson, English-American actor, dies from esophageal cancer at 79
  • 2012-06-08 Frank Cady, American actor, dies at 96
  • 2012-06-18 Victor Spinetti, Welsh actor, dies from prostate cancer at 82
  • 2012-06-19 Richard Lynch, American actor, dies at 76 (body found on this date)
  • 2012-06-27 Don Grady [Agrati], American actor, dies from cancer at 68
  • 2012-07-02 Ben Davidson, American professional footballer and actor, dies from prostate cancer at 72
  • 2012-07-03 Andy Griffith, American actor, dies from a heart attack at 86
  • 2012-07-04 Eric Sykes, English writer, actor and director (Goon Show, Sykes and A...), dies at 89

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2012-07-08 Ernest Borgnine, American actor (Ice station Zebra, Marty), dies from renal failure at 95

  • 2012-07-18 Rajesh Khanna, Indian actor, dies from kidney problems at 69
  • 2012-07-20 Simon Ward, English actor, dies at 70
  • 2012-07-24 Chad Everett, American actor, dies from lung cancer at 75
  • 2012-07-24 Sherman Hemsley, American Actor, dies from natural causes at 74
  • 2012-07-27 Norman Alden, American actor, dies from natural causes at 87
  • 2012-07-27 R G Armstrong, American actor and playwright, dies at 95
  • 2012-07-27 Geoffrey Hughes, British actor, dies from prostate cancer at 68
  • 2012-08-10 Al Freeman Jr, American actor, dies at 78
  • 2012-08-14 Ron Palillo, American actor, dies from a heart attack at 63
  • 2012-08-16 William Windom, American actor, dies from heart failure at 88
  • 2012-09-03 Michael Clarke Duncan, American actor (The Green Mile), dies from respiratory failure at 54
  • 2012-09-10 Lance LeGault, American actor, dies at 75
  • 2012-09-16 John Ingle, American actor, dies from cancer at 84
  • 2012-09-26 Johnny Lewis, American actor, dies from injuries from a fall at 28
  • 2012-09-30 Turhan Bey, Austrian born actor, dies from Parkinson's disease at 90
  • 2012-10-13 Gary Ennis Collins, American film and television actor, dies from natural causes at 74
  • 2012-11-06 Clive Dunn, British actor, dies from complications following an operation at 92
  • 2012-11-09 Bill Tarmey, English actor, dies at 71
  • 2012-11-23 Larry Hagman, American actor (I Dream of Jeannie, Dallas), dies of complications from throat cancer at 81
  • 2012-12-24 Charles Durning, American actor, dies from natural causes at 89
  • 2012-12-24 Jack Klugman, American actor, dies at 90
  • 2012-12-27 Harry Carey Jr, American actor (Back to the Future Part III, Gremlins), dies from natural causes at 91
  • 2012-12-29 Jean Topart, French actor, dies at 90
  • 2013-01-02 Ned Wertimer, American actor, dies from complications from a fall at 89
  • 2013-01-04 Tony Lip, American actor, dies at 82
  • 2013-01-14 Conrad Bain, Canadian-born American actor, dies from natural causes at 89
  • 2013-01-17 Robert F. Chew, American actor, dies from heart failure at 52
  • 2013-02-17 Richard Briers, English actor, dies from emphysema at 79
  • 2013-03-13 Malachi Throne, American actor, dies at 84
  • 2013-03-19 Harry Reems, American actor, dies from pancreatic cancer at 65
  • 2013-03-28 Richard Griffiths, British actor, dies from complications from heart surgery at 65
  • 2013-04-11 Jonathan Winters, American comedian and actor, dies from natural causes at 87
  • 2013-04-15 Richard LeParmentier, American actor, dies at 66
  • 2013-04-19 Allan Arbus, American actor, dies from heart failure at 95
  • 2013-04-19 Patrick Garland, British director, writer, and actor, dies at 78
  • 2013-04-20 Nosher Powell, English actor and boxer, dies at 84
  • 2013-05-08 Brian Forbes, English director and actor, dies at 86
  • 2013-05-18 Steve Forrest, American actor (SWAT), dies at 87
  • 2013-05-27 Bill Pertwee, English actor (Dad's Army), dies at 86

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2013-06-19 James Gandolfini, American actor (The Sopranos), dies from a heart attack at 51

  • 2013-06-21 Elliott Reid, American actor, dies from hart failure at 93
  • 2013-07-12 Pran Krishan Sikand, Indian actor often cast as the villain in Hindi cinema (Khandaan, Be-Imaan), dies of pneumonia at 93

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2013-07-13 Cory Monteith, Canadian actor and musician, dies of heroin and alcohol overdose at 31

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  • 2013-07-19 Poncie Ponse, American actor, dies from heart failure at 80
  • 2013-07-22 Dennis Farina, American actor, dies from a pulmonary embolism at 69