Actors in History (Part 33)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 3201 - 3,300 of 7,033

  • 1940-05-22 Michael Sarrazin, actor (Seduction, They Shoot Horses Don't They)
  • 1940-05-30 David Ackroyd, actor (I Come in Peace, Memories of Me), born in Orange, New Jersey
  • 1940-06-01 Rene Auberjonois, actor (Clayton-Benson, Star Trek Deep Space 9)
  • 1940-06-02 Christopher Bernau, actor (Guiding Light), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1940-06-14 Ben Davidson, actor (Rhino-Ball Four, Code R), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2012)
  • 1940-06-14 Jack Bannon, actor (Art in Lou Grant, Trauma Center), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1940-06-18 Michael Sheard, British actor (d. 2005)
  • 1940-06-20 John Mahoney, actor (Fraiser, Frantic, 8 Men Out), born in Manchester, England
  • 1940-06-23 Adam Faith, English singer and actor (d. 2003)
  • 1940-06-26 Robert Kramer, American actor and director, born in NYC, New York (d. 1999)
  • 1940-07-10 Mills Watson, actor (Harper Valley PTA, BJ & Bear), born in Oakland, California

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1940-07-13 Patrick Stewart, English actor (Picard-Star Trek Next Generation, Charles Xavier-X-men), born in Mirfield, Yorkshire, England

  • 1940-07-18 James Brolin, actor (Dr Kiley-Marcus Welby, Peter-Hotel), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1940-07-19 Dennis Cole, actor (Felony Squad, Brackens's World), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1940-07-22 Stan Ross, American actor, born in NYC, New York
  • 1940-07-24 Dan Hedaya, American actor (Cheers, Marvin's Room, Clueless), born in Brooklyn, New York

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1940-08-03 Martin Sheen, [Ramon Estevez], actor (Badlands, The West Wing), born in Dayton, Ohio

  • 1940-08-11 Kip King, actor (Charlie & Company), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1940-08-12 Michael Brunson, TV reporter/newscaster/actor (Never Say Die)
  • 1940-08-19 Jan Claire, actor (American Anthem)
  • 1940-08-20 Sam Melville, Utah, actor (Mike Danko-Rookies, Roughnecks)
  • 1940-08-22 George Reinholt, actor (Steve-Another World, One Life to Live), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2013)
  • 1940-08-23 Richard Sanders, actor (Les Nessman -WKRP), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • 1940-08-23 Tony Bill, SD Cal, actor (What Really Happened to the Class of '65)
  • 1940-08-26 Don LaFontaine, American voice actor (d. 2008)
  • 1940-08-28 Ken Jenkins, American actor
  • 1940-08-31 Jack Thompson [John Payne], Australian actor (Breaker Morant, The Man from Snowy River), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1940-09-12 Patrick Mower, English actor
  • 1940-09-15 Merlin Olsen, UT, NFL tackle (Rams)/sportscaster/actor (Father Murphy)
  • 1940-09-17 Sotiris Moustakas, Greek actor (d. 2007)
  • 1940-09-18 Frankie Avalon [Francis Avallone], American actor and singer (Beach Party, Venus), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1940-09-19 Paul Williams, American singer, actor and composer (Rainy Days and Mondays, Evergreen), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1940-10-14 Christopher Timothy, British actor (All Creatures Great & Small)
  • 1940-10-16 Barry Corbin, actor (Maurice-Northern Exposure)
  • 1940-10-19 Michael Gambon, English actor (Singing Detective, Paris at Night)
  • 1940-11-13 Daniel Pilon, Canadian actor
  • 1940-11-15 Sam Waterson, American actor (Capricorn One, Heaven's Gate), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1940-11-15 Ulf Pilgaard, Danish actor

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1940-11-27 Bruce Lee [Lee Yuen Kam], Chinese-American martial artist and actor (Enter the Dragon), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1973)

Karate Star/Actor Bruce Lee
Karate Star/Actor
Bruce Lee
  • 1940-11-27 John Alderton, Gainsborough England, actor (Zardoz)
  • 1940-12-01 Matthias Habich, actor (Straight to the Heart, A Corps Perdu)

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1940-12-01 Richard Pryor, American comedian and actor (Lady Sings the Blues, Stir Crazy), born in Pecoria, Illinois (d. 2005)

Comedian and Actor Richard Pryor
Comedian and Actor
Richard Pryor
  • 1940-12-13 Steve Harmon, American actor (Ens Pulver-Mr Roberts), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1941-01-03 Van Dyke Parks, Alabama, actor/musician (Bonino, Billy Crystal Hour)
  • 1941-01-04 John Bennett Perry, singer/actor (Falcon Crest), born in Williamstown, Massachusetts
  • 1941-01-14 Marjoe Gortner, actor (Speak Up America, Falcon Crest), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1941-01-16 Richard Bohringer, actor (Diva, I Married a Shadow), born in Paris, France
  • 1941-01-19 Tony Anholt, British actor (d. 2002)
  • 1941-01-21 Stathis Giallelis, Greek actor
  • 1941-01-25 Gregory Sierra, American actor
  • 1941-01-26 Henry Jaglom, actor (Eating, Lucky Ducks, Always), born in London, England
  • 1941-01-26 Scott Glenn, actor (Right Stuff, Personal Best, Backdraft), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1941-01-28 Joel Crothers, actor (Edge of Night), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1941-02-05 David Selby, Morganstown WV, actor (Falcon Crest, Flamingo Road)
  • 1941-02-08 Nick Nolte, American actor (The Thin Red Line, 48 Hrs), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1941-02-13 Bo Svenson, Goteborg Sweden, actor (North Dallas 40, Walking Tall)
  • 1941-02-27 Ian McGarry, general secretary (British Actors' Equity Association)
  • 1941-03-04 John Aprea, actor (Lucas-Another World, The Godfather Part II), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1941-03-04 John Hancock, American actor (Black Marble, Traxx, Houston Knights), born in Hazen, Arkansas (d. 1992)
  • 1941-03-08 Andrei Mironov, Soviet actor (d. 1987)
  • 1941-03-14 Wolfgang Petersen, Emden Germany, actor (Shattered, Enemy Mine)
  • 1941-03-15 Dick Top, Dutch actor/director (Witch of Haarlem)
  • 1941-03-22 Bruno Ganz, actor (Strapless, Wings of Desire), born in Zurich, Switzerland
  • 1941-03-22 Jeremy Clyde, English musician (Chad & Jeremy) and actor (The Iron Lady), born in Dorney, Buckinghamshire
  • 1941-03-29 Terence Hill, actor (Super Fuzz, They Call Me Trinity), born in Venice, Italy
  • 1941-04-03 Eric Braeden, Aust, actor (Victor Newman-Young & Restless, Colossus)
  • 1941-04-04 Bill Tarmey, Ardwick, Manchester, actor (Coronation Street), (d. 2012)
  • 1941-04-05 Michael Moriarty, actor (Bang the Drum Slowly, Q, Stuff), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1941-04-07 Gorden Kaye, British actor (Allo Allo), born in Huddersfield (d. 2017)
  • 1941-04-09 Chu Song-woong, Korean stage actor (d. 1985)
  • 1941-04-20 Ryan O'Neal, actor (Love Story, Paper Moon)
  • 1941-04-25 Bertrand Tavernier, actor (Capt Conan, L627, Daddy Nostalgie)
  • 1941-05-08 Jim Mitchum, actor (Blackout, Invincible 6), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • 1941-05-20 John Strasberg, American actor
  • 1941-05-22 Paul Winfield, LA, actor (Star Trek II, Huckleberry Finn, Mars Attack)
  • 1941-05-24 Andres Garcia, Santo Domingo Dom Rep, actor (Tiger Shark)
  • 1941-06-02 Stacy Keach, actor (Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer), born in Savannah, Georgia

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1941-06-05 Spalding Gray, American actor (Beaches, Clara's Heart, Heavy Petting), born in Providence, Rhode Island (d. 2004)

  • 1941-06-10 Jurgen Prochnow, actor (Das Boot)
  • 1941-06-10 Mickey Jones, American musician and actor
  • 1941-06-13 Robert Forester, actor (Banyon, Nakia), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1941-06-13 Tom Hallick, actor (Search), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1941-06-21 Joe Flaherty, American-Canadian actor
  • 1941-06-22 Michael Lerner, actor (8 Men Out, Harlem Nights), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1941-06-27 Krzysztof Kieslowski, Polish director/actor (Underground Passage)
  • 1941-07-10 Robert Pine, actor (Joe Getraer-CHiPs), born in Scarsdale, New York
  • 1941-07-12 Joseph Whipp, American actor
  • 1941-07-13 Robert Forster, actor (Lady in Red, Alligator), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1941-07-20 Kurt Raab, German actor (d. 1988)
  • 1941-07-25 Raul Ruiz, Puerto Mott Chile, actor (Lexot, Capitolo 66)
  • 1941-07-29 David Warner, actor (Star Trek VI, Time Bandits), born in Manchester, New Hampshire
  • 1941-08-04 Martin Jarvis, English actor, born in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England
  • 1941-08-06 Hubertus AGM "Bert" Andre, Dutch actor (Turkish Fruit-Come Back)
  • 1941-08-11 Patricio Guzman, director/actor (Cruz del Sur, Moon over Parador)
  • 1941-08-18 Christopher Jones, actor (Wild in the Streets), born in Jackson, Tennessee (d. 2014)
  • 1941-08-27 Harrison Page, American actor
  • 1941-08-30 Ben Jones, American actor and politician
  • 1941-09-08 Alan Feinstein, American actor (Max-Berrengers, Family Tree), born in NYC, New York
  • 1941-09-16 Jim McBride, American director/actor (Hot Times, Breathless, Big Easy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1941-10-10 Peter Coyote [Rachmil Pinchus Ben Mosha Cohon], American actor (ET, Raiders of the Lost Ark), born in NYC, New York

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 3201 - 3,235 of 3,235

  • 2016-10-17 Eddie Applegate, American actor (Patty Duke Show), dies at 81
  • 2016-11-11 Robert Vaughn, American actor (Napolean Solo in Man from UNCLE, I Spy), dies at 83
  • 2016-11-23 Andrew Sachs, German-born British actor (Manuel In Fawlty Towers), dies at 86
  • 2016-11-25 Ron Glass, American actor (Barney Miller, Frank's Place), dies at 71
  • 2016-11-26 Fritz Weaver, American actor (Holocaust, Day of the Dolphin), dies at 90
  • 2016-11-28 Van Williams, American actor (Green Hornet, Tycoon), dies at 82
  • 2016-12-06 Peter Vaughan, British actor (Porridge, Game of Thrones), dies at 92
  • 2016-12-13 Alan Thicke, Canadian actor, singer-songwriter (Thicke of the Night, Growing Pains), dies at 69
  • 2017-01-13 Dick Gautier, American stage and screen actor (Get Smart, Bye Bye Birdie), dies at 85
  • 2017-01-19 Miguel Ferrer, American actor (Robocop, NCIS LA), dies of cancer at 61
  • 2017-01-23 Gorden Kaye, British actor (Allo Allo), dies at 75
  • 2017-01-25 John Hurt, English actor (Elephant Man, Alien, Midnight Express), dies at 77
  • 2017-01-26 Mike Connors, [Krekor Ohanian], American actor (Mannix), dies at 91
  • 2017-02-06 Alec McCowen, English actor (Frenzy), dies at 91
  • 2017-02-07 Richard Hatch, American actor (Battlestar Galactica), dies of cancer at 71
  • 2017-02-25 Bill Paxton, American actor (Titanic, Big Love), dies from surgical complications at 61
  • 2017-04-07 Tim Pigott-Smith, English actor (Jewel in Crown, King Charles III), dies at 70
  • 2017-04-09 Peter Hansen, American actor (General Hospital), dies at 95
  • 2017-04-15 Clifton James, American actor (Live and Let Die), dies at 96
  • 2017-04-24 Don Gordon [Donald Guadagno], American actor (Bullitt, Papillon), dies at 90
  • 2017-04-27 Vinod Khanna, Indian Bollywood actor (Mera Gaon Mera Desh), dies at 70
  • 2017-05-09 Michael Parks, American actor (Then Came Bronson), dies at 77
  • 2017-05-14 Powers Boothe, American Actor (Sin City, Deadwood), dies at 68

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2017-05-23 Roger Moore, British actor (The Saint, James Bond), dies at 89

  • 2017-06-09 Adam West, American actor (Batman, Last Precinct), dies from leukemia at 88
  • 2017-06-16 Stephen Furst, American actor (Animal House, St. Elsewhere) dies from diabetes complications at 63
  • 2017-07-01 Heathcote Williams [John Henly Heathcote Williams], British poet, actor and political activist, dies at 75
  • 2017-07-08 Nelsan Ellis, American actor (True Blood), dies of complications from heart failure at 39
  • 2017-07-15 Martin Landau, American actor (Mission Impossible, Space 1999, Ed Wood), dies at 89
  • 2017-07-21 John Heard, American actor (Home Alone, Cat People, Big), dies at 71
  • 2017-07-27 Sam Shepard Ill, American actor/playwright (Frances, Crimes of the Heart), dies at 73
  • 2017-08-03 Robert Hardy, British actor (Harry Potter, All Creatures Great and Small), dies at 91
  • 2017-08-08 Glen Campbell, actor/singer (Time I Get to Phoenix), dies at 81
  • 2017-08-24 Jay Thomas [Jon Thomas Terrell], American actor and comedian (Cheers, Murphy Brown), dies of cancer at 69
  • 2017-09-13 Frank Vincent, American actor (The Sopranos), dies of a heart attack at 80