Actors in History (Part 9)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 801 - 900 of 6,992

  • 1902-02-12 William Collier, American stage and film actor (d. 1987)
  • 1902-02-14 Fred Scott, vocalist/actor (Vincent Lopez), born in Fresno, California
  • 1902-02-14 Stu Erwin, Squaw Valley California, actor (Stu Erwin Show)
  • 1902-02-19 Hugo Haas, Brno Czechoslovakia, actor/director (2 Smart People)
  • 1902-03-07 Heinz Ruehmann, German actor/director (Der Hauptmann von Köpenick)
  • 1902-03-09 Will Geer, Frankfort Indiana, American actor (Grandpa Walton-The Waltons)
  • 1902-03-20 Edgar Buchanan, Humansville Mo, actor (Uncle Joe-Petticoat Junction)
  • 1902-03-21 Carl Jaffe, Hamburg Germany, actor (1st Man in Space, Escapement)
  • 1902-03-23 Philip Ober, Fort Payne Ala, actor (Gen Stone-I Dream of Jeannie)
  • 1902-03-25 Sten Broman, Swedish composer and actor, born in Uppsala, Uppsala län (d. 1983)
  • 1902-03-29 Onslow Stevens, actor (Mr Fisher-This is the Life), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1902-04-03 Henri Garat, actor (Congress Dances), born in Paris, France
  • 1902-04-13 Godfrey Kenton, English actor (Well's Theater), born in London (d. 1998)
  • 1902-04-20 Donald Wolfit, England, actor (Lawrence of Arabia, Becket, Accursed)
  • 1902-05-02 Brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez)
  • 1902-05-03 Jack Larue, American actor (Lights Out, Mouthpiece, My Favorite Brunette), born in NYC, New York
  • 1902-05-03 Walter Slezak, actor (Bedtime for Bonzo, Inspector General), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1902-05-16 Jan Kiepura, Sosnowiec Poland, vocalist/actor (Her Wonderful Lie)
  • 1902-05-30 Stepin Fetchit, [Lincoln Perry], Fla, actor (Miracle in Harlem) 1st African American film star
  • 1902-05-31 Henk Schaer, [Hendricus JM Schaareman], actor/conductor
  • 1902-06-18 Henry Wadsworth, Maysville KY, actor (Applause, Fast & Loose)
  • 1902-06-22 David Burns, actor (Music Man, Hello Dolly!)
  • 1902-06-23 Mathias Wieman, German actor (d. 1969)

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1902-07-04 George Murphy, (Sen-R-California)/actor/dancer (MGM Parade), born in New Haven, Connecticut

Actor and Senator George Murphy
Actor and Senator
George Murphy
  • 1902-07-04 Vince Barnett, actor (Star is Born, Human Jungle), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1902-07-14 Paul Guilfoyle, actor/director (Curiosity Kills), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1902-07-15 Raymond Hackett, American husband of Blanche Sweet/actor (Faithless Lover), born in NYC, New York
  • 1902-07-18 Chill Wills, singer and actor (Fronteir Circus, Rounders), born in Seagoville Texas (d. 1978)
  • 1902-08-03 Judson Laire, American actor/singer (Papa-Mama, Adm Broadway Revue), born in NYC, New York
  • 1902-08-11 Lloyd Nolan, actor (A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Peyton Place), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1902-08-13 Regis Toomey, actor (Burke's Law, Petticoat Junction), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1902-09-07 Roy Barcroft, [Howard Ravenscroft], Crab Orchard NE, actor (Freckles)
  • 1902-09-20 Kermit Maynard, Vevey Ind, cowboy actor (Saturday Roundup)
  • 1902-09-22 John Houseman, Bucharest Romania, actor (Kingsfield-Paper Chase)
  • 1902-10-11 Leon Belasco, Odessa Russia, actor (Lucky Partners, My Sister Eileen)
  • 1902-10-31 Eduard Franz, actor (Zorro), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1902-11-04 Frank Jenks, actor (Zombies on Broadway), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1902-11-17 Lee Strasberg, Austria, acting coach/actor (And Justice for All)
  • 1902-11-19 Trevor Bardette, Nashville AR, actor (Refugee, None Shall Escape)
  • 1902-11-26 Alberto Morin, PR, actor (Armando-Dallas)
  • 1902-11-28 Victor Jory, Dawson City Canada, actor (Kings Row, Manhunt)

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1902-12-19 Ralph Richardson, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, actor (Anna Karenina, Doctor Zhivago), (d. 1983)

  • 1902-12-25 Barton MacLane, SC, actor (Geisha Boy, Peterson-I Dream of Jeannie)
  • 1903-01-04 Joris Diels, Flemish actor/director (Haagsche Comedy)
  • 1903-01-06 Francis L Sullivan, actor (Missing Rembrandt), born in London, England
  • 1903-01-06 Stanley Smith, actor (Honey, King of Jazz, Soup to Nuts), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1903-01-07 Alan Napier, actor (Alfred-Batman), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1903-01-08 Gene Roth, [Eugene Stutenroth], SD, actor (She Demons, Spider)
  • 1903-01-17 Warren Hull, Gasport NY, actor (Strike it Rich, Who in the World)
  • 1903-01-20 Leon Ames, Portland Indiana, actor (Mr Ed, Father of the Bride)
  • 1903-02-02 Frank McGrath, Mound City Mo, actor (Wagon Train)
  • 1903-02-04 Berend van den Amstel, [Bernard CED Hattink], actor (Beatrice)
  • 1903-02-11 Rex Lease, WV, actor (Fast Bullets, Sunny Skies, Custer's Last Stand)
  • 1903-02-27 Reginald Gardiner, Wimbledon England, actor (Great Dictator)
  • 1903-03-16 Morgan Conway, actor (Dick Tracy)
  • 1903-03-24 John Patrick Sutton Ludlow, actor (Agatha)
  • 1903-03-28 Charles Starrett, American actor (d. 1986)
  • 1903-04-09 Ward Bond, actor (Seth-Wagon Trains), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1903-04-13 Rex Evans, actor (Frankenstein meets the Wolfman, Zara, Matchmaker)
  • 1903-04-15 John Williams, England, actor (Niles-Family Affair, Dial M for Murder)
  • 1903-04-18 Leonid Kinskey, actor (Casablanca), born in St Petersburg, Russia

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1903-05-03 Bing Crosby, American actor and singer (White Christmas, Going My Way), born in Tacoma, Washington (d. 1977)

Singer and Actor Bing Crosby
Singer and Actor
Bing Crosby
  • 1903-05-04 Luther Adler, American actor (Dr Bernard Altman-Psychiatrist), born in NYC, New York
  • 1903-05-08 Fernandel, [Fernand JD Contandin], French actor (Paris Holiday)
  • 1903-05-12 Wilfrid Hyde-White, England, actor (My Fair Lady, Peyton Place)
  • 1903-05-13 Paul Page, actor (Girl From Havana, Moth), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1903-05-18 George E Stone, Lodz Poland, actor (Viva Villa, Last Mile)
  • 1903-06-03 Eddie Acuff, American actor (Guns of the Pecos, Phantom Creeps, Outer Gate), (d. 1956)
  • 1903-06-08 Ronald Shiner, actor (Carry on Admiral, Keep it Clean, Aunt Clara)
  • 1903-06-10 Clyde Beatty, US animal trainer/actor (Big Cage)
  • 1903-06-10 Theo Lingen, German director/actor (M, Charm of La Boheme) [or Jun 19]
  • 1903-06-28 Alan Bunce, Westfield NJ, actor (Albert-Ethel & Albert)
  • 1903-07-03 Jean du Bela, [Simon Buytekant], singer/actor (Chaste Susanna)
  • 1903-07-27 Nikolai Cherkasov, actor (Ivan the Terrible), born in St Petersburg, Russia
  • 1903-08-09 Tom Tyler, [Vincent Markowsky], Port Henry NY, actor (Mummy's Hand)
  • 1903-08-13 Wilton Graff, actor (Bloodlust, Just Before Dawn), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1903-08-14 Millard Mitchell, actor (12 O'Clock High, Gunfighter), born in Havana, Cuba
  • 1903-08-19 Claude Dauphin, Corbell France, actor (April in Paris, Deported)
  • 1903-09-29 Ted Decorsia, American actor (Police Chief Hegedorn-Steve Canyon), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1903-10-01 George Coulouris, actor (Runaway Bus), born in Manchester, England
  • 1903-10-19 Tor Johnson, Swedish wrestler and actor (d. 1971)
  • 1903-10-20 John Lodge, actor (Witchmaker), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1903-11-01 Max Adrian, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, Irish actor (Devils, Music Lover)
  • 1903-11-07 Dean Jagger, Lima Ohio, actor (Albert Vane-Mr Novak, Elmer Gantry)
  • 1903-11-12 Jack Oakie, Sedalia Mo, actor (Great Dictator, 1974 Photoplay Award)
  • 1903-12-10 George J. Lewis, Mexican-born actor (Don-Zorro), born in Guadalajara, Mexico (d. 1995)
  • 1903-12-17 Ray Noble, English bandleader and actor (d. 1978)
  • 1903-12-25 J Edward Bromberg, Hungary, actor (The Mark of Zorro, Under 2 Flags)
  • 1903-12-26 Elisha Cook Jr, actor (Maltese Falcon, Shane, Magnum PI), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1904-01-10 Ray Bolger, Dorchester Mass, actor/dancer (Wizard of Oz)
  • 1904-01-17 Grant Withers, Pueblo CO, actor (Oklahoma, Annie)
  • 1904-01-18 Cary Grant [Archibald Alexander Leach], Bristol England, actor (Arsenic & Old Lace, North by Northwest)
  • 1904-01-21 Joseph Ford McGuinn, actor (Dick Tracy's G-Men), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1904-01-26 Douglas Evans, actor (South Pacific Trail)
  • 1904-02-10 John Farrow, Australian director/actor (Botany Bay, Wake Island), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1904-02-16 James Baskett, American actor (Song of the South) 1st African American male to receive an Oscar, born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 1948)
  • 1904-02-20 Bramwell Fletcher, Yorkshire England, actor (White Cargo, Mummy)
  • 1904-02-27 Renaat Verheijen, Flemish actor/director (Innocent Heart)
  • 1904-03-01 Paul Hartman, actor (Bert-Petticoat Junction), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1904-03-04 Joseph Schmidt Austrian-Hungarian tenor and actor (d. 1942)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 801 - 900 of 3,163

  • 1972-08-08 Andrea Feldman, American actor (b. 1948)
  • 1972-08-14 Oscar Levant, actor (An American in Paris, Dance of Life), dies at 65
  • 1972-08-14 Pierre Brasseur, French actor (Quai des Brumes), dies at 66
  • 1972-09-17 Akim Tamiroff, actor (Hotel Paradisio, Lord Jim), dies at 72
  • 1972-09-23 Carl Frank, actor (Uncle Gunnar-Mama), dies at 63
  • 1972-09-26 Charles J Correll, actor/voice (Calvin & the Colonel), dies at 82
  • 1972-10-04 Colin Gordon, actor (John-Baron), dies at 61
  • 1972-10-16 Leo G Carroll, actor (Topper, Man From Uncle), dies at 80
  • 1972-10-27 Lew Parker, actor (Lou Marie-That Girl), dies a day before turning 65
  • 1972-11-05 Reginald Owen, actor (Above Suspicion, Love on the Run), dies at 85
  • 1972-11-07 Tod Andrews, American actor (From Hell it Came, Outrage), dies at 55
  • 1972-12-15 Edward Earle, actor (Charlie Chan-Meeting at Midnight), dies at 90
  • 1973-01-17 Fred Essler, actor (Unsinkable Molly Brown), dies at 77
  • 1973-01-19 Max Adrian, Irish actor (Boy Friend), dies of a heart attack at 69
  • 1973-01-24 J Carrol Naish, actor (Charlie Chan-Adv of Charlie Chan), dies at 73
  • 1973-01-26 Edward G Robinson, [Goldenberg], actor (Little Caesar), dies at 79
  • 1973-01-28 John Banner, actor (Schultz-Hogan's Heroes), dies on 62nd birthday
  • 1973-01-29 Ludwig Stossel, Austrian actor (Man With a Camera), dies at 89
  • 1973-01-30 Jack McGowan, actor (On Our Selection), dies at 54
  • 1973-02-15 Tim Holt, actor (Stagecoach, Hitler's Children), dies of cancer at 55
  • 1973-02-15 Wally Cox, actor (Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares), dies at 48
  • 1973-02-20 Maurice Dallimore, actor (Collector), dies at 60
  • 1973-02-24 Art Smith, actor (Quicksand), dies of heart attack at 73
  • 1973-02-28 Cecil Kellaway, South African-born American actor (Guess Who's Coming to Dinner), dies at 78
  • 1973-03-05 Rupert Crosse, actor (Too Late Blues), dies of cancer at 45
  • 1973-03-13 Stacy Harris, actor (NOPD, Doorway to Danger), dies at 54
  • 1973-03-15 Carl Benton Reid, actor (Burke's Law), dies at 82
  • 1973-03-16 Carl Benton Reid, actor (Trap, Underwater City), dies at 79
  • 1973-03-18 Lauritz L H Melchior, Danish baritone/actor (Luxury Liner), dies at 82
  • 1973-03-23 Ken Maynard, actor (Phantom Rancher, $50,000 Reward), dies at 77
  • 1973-04-11 Ted Decorsia, actor (Police Chief Hegedorn-Steve Canyon), dies at 69
  • 1973-04-20 Robert Armstrong, actor (Fall Guy, Exposed), dies at 82
  • 1973-04-28 Pat Henning, actor (Goodyear TV Playhouse), dies at 62
  • 1973-05-02 Alan Carney, actor (Herbie-Take it from Me), dies at 61
  • 1973-05-11 Lex Barker, American actor (b. 1919)
  • 1973-05-21 George Breakstone, actor/director (Great Expectations), dies at 53
  • 1973-05-29 P. Ramlee, Malaysian film actor, director, singer and songwriter. (b. 1929)
  • 1973-06-01 Walter Greaza, actor (Leonard-Martin Kane, Treasury Men), dies at 76
  • 1973-06-05 Max Terhune, actor (Range Justice, Night Riders), dies at 82
  • 1973-06-07 Lane Bradford, actor (Dead Man's Gold, Gun Hawk), dies at 50
  • 1973-06-17 Luis Van Rooten, actor (One Man's Family), dies at 66
  • 1973-06-18 Roger Delgado, actor (Agent 8 3/4, Hot Enought for June), dies at 55
  • 1973-06-19 Roger Delgado, actor (Adv's of Sir Francis Drake, Dr Who), dies at 55
  • 1973-06-26 Ernest Truex, actor (Fluffy, Scared, His Girl Friday), dies at 82
  • 1973-06-27 Ernest Truex, actor (Pop-Pete & Gladys, Mr Peepers), dies at 73
  • 1973-06-29 Germán Valdés, Mexican actor (b. 1915)
  • 1973-07-02 George Macready, US, actor (Martin Peyton-Peyton Place), dies at 73
  • 1973-07-06 Patrick McVey, actor (Manhunt, Big Town), dies at 63
  • 1973-07-11 Robert Ryan, US actor (Dirty Dozens, Longest Day), dies at 63
  • 1973-07-12 Lon Chaney Jr, American actor (Wolfman), dies after long illness at 67
  • 1973-07-13 Willy Fritsch, German actor (Spies, Women in the Moon), dies at 72
  • 1973-07-18 Jack Hawkins, actor (Ben Hur, Ben-Four Just Men), dies at 62

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1973-07-20 Bruce Lee, [Lee Yuen Kam], actor (Enter the Dragon), dies at 32

Karate Star/Actor Bruce Lee
Karate Star/Actor
Bruce Lee
  • 1973-07-28 Royal Butler, actor, dies at 80
  • 1973-07-30 Guy Middleton, actor (Fur Collar, Now & Forever), dies at 65
  • 1973-08-10 Douglas Kennedy, actor (Lone Ranger & Lost City of Gold), dies at 57
  • 1973-08-24 Billy Greene, actor (Burton-One Man's Family), dies at 76
  • 1973-08-29 Michael Dunn, short actor (Justine, Boom, Madigan), dies at 38
  • 1973-09-16 Frederic Meyer, actor (Faraway Hill), dies at 63
  • 1973-09-19 Bobby Gilbert, American actor (Some Like It Hot,The Rebel Set), dies of hepatitis at 75
  • 1973-09-20 Glenn Strange, actor (Sam the Bartender-Gunsmoke), dies at 74
  • 1973-10-01 Joe Devlin, actor (Sam-Dick Tracy), dies at 74
  • 1973-10-02 Paul Hartman, actor (Bert-Petticoat Junction), dies at 84
  • 1973-10-06 Dennis Price, actor (VIPs, Pulp, Canterbury Tales), dies at 58
  • 1973-10-06 Sidney Blackmer, actor (Love Crazy), dies of cancer at 58
  • 1973-10-27 Allan "Rocky" Lane, western actor (Mister Ed, Red Ryder), dies at 64
  • 1973-10-28 Sergio Tofano, Italian actor (b. 1883)
  • 1973-11-03 Arturo De Cordova, actor (This Strange Passion), dies at 65
  • 1973-11-23 Paul Newlan, actor (Capt Grey-M Squad), dies
  • 1973-11-23 Robert Ellis, actor (Curse of King Tut's Tomb), dies at 40
  • 1973-11-23 Sessue Hayakawa, actor (Tokyo Joe), dies of cerebral thrombosis at 83
  • 1973-11-25 Laurence Harvey, actor (Of Human Bondage), dies of cancer at 45
  • 1973-11-30 Bruce Yarnell, Los Angeles California, actor (Outlaws), dies at 35
  • 1973-12-03 Michael O'Shea, actor (Denny- It's a Great Life), dies at 67
  • 1973-12-04 Michael O'Shea, actor (Smart Woman), dies of heart attack at 67
  • 1973-12-10 Earle Foxe, actor (Dance Fools Dance), dies at 81
  • 1973-12-26 Steven Geray, actor (French Line), dies at 69
  • 1973-12-26 William Haines, actor (Little Annie Rooney), dies of cancer at 73
  • 1974-01-03 Gino Cervi, actor (Becket, Don Camillo), dies at 72
  • 1974-01-22 Leon Lontoc, actor (Henry-Burke's Law), dies at 64
  • 1974-01-31 Glenn Morris, olympian/actor (Tarzan's Revenge), dies at 61
  • 1974-01-31 Harry Baum, actor (Crime & Punishment), dies at 58
  • 1974-01-31 Roger Pryor, actor (Lady by Choice), dies at 72
  • 1974-02-27 Pat Brady, Toledo Ohio, actor (Roy Rodgers Show), dies at 59
  • 1974-03-03 Frank Wilcox, actor (John-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 66
  • 1974-03-05 Billy DeWolfe, actor (Good Morning World), dies at 67
  • 1974-03-05 Billy De Wolfe, American actor (b. 1907)
  • 1974-03-07 Alberto Rabagliati, Italian singer and actor (b. 1906)
  • 1974-03-08 Willem "Wim" Sonneveld, Dutch actor (Silk Stockings), dies at 56
  • 1974-03-13 Howard St John, actor (Investigator, Dr Lewis-Hank), dies at 68
  • 1974-03-13 Janos Prohaska, actor (Andy Williams Show), dies at 52
  • 1974-03-18 David C Imboden, actor (King of Kings), dies at 87
  • 1974-03-19 Edward Platt, actor (Chief-Get Smart), dies at 58
  • 1974-03-25 Otto Waldis, actor (Unknown World, Whip Hand), dies at 72
  • 1974-04-02 Douglass Dumbrille, actor (Mr Deed Goes to Town), dies at 84
  • 1974-04-05 William Hudson, actor (I Led 3 Lives), dies at 49
  • 1974-04-11 Curt Conway, American actor, dies at 58
  • 1974-04-13 Stanley Smith, actor (Honey, King of Jazz, Soup to Nuts), dies at 71
  • 1974-04-28 Paul Page, actor (Girl from Havanna, Moth), dies at 70
  • 1974-05-04 John Wengraf, actor (Pride & Passion, 12 to the Moon), dies at 77