Actors in History (Part 13)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1201 - 1,300 of 6,992

  • 1910-12-01 Joel Fluellen, LA, actor (Burning Cross, Learning Tree)
  • 1910-12-02 Robert Paige, actor (Colgate Comedy Hour), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 1910-12-07 Rod Cameron, actor (City Detective, State Trooper), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1910-12-13 Van Heflin, Walters Oklahoma, actor (Great Adventure, Madame Bovary)
  • 1910-12-22 Richard Ainley, actor (I Dood It, Above Suspicion), born in Middlesex, England
  • 1910-12-31 Dick Kollmar, actor (Broadway Spotlight, Guess What), born in Rigewood, New Jersey
  • 1911-01-05 Jean-Pierre Aumont, actor (Cat & Mouse, Happy Hooker) (d. 2001), born in Paris, France
  • 1911-01-06 Joey Adams, American comedian/actor/columnist (ABC's Back That Fact), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1911-01-06 Nikolai Afanasyevich Kryuchkov, actor (Telegram, Town People)
  • 1911-01-30 Hugh Marlowe, actor (Ellery Queen), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1911-01-31 Eddie Byrne, British actor (d. 1981)
  • 1911-02-03 Robert Earl Jones, American actor (d. 2006)

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1911-02-06 Ronald Reagan, 40th US President (Republican: 1981-89) and actor (Bedtime for Bonzo), born in Tampico, Illinois (d. 2004)

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan
  • 1911-02-17 Arthur Hunnicutt, Gravelly AR, actor (Big Sky, Apache Uprising)
  • 1911-03-02 William Hansen, WA, actor (Homebodies)
  • 1911-03-05 Joseph Tomelty, actor/playwright (Bedevilled, Moby Dick, Melba)
  • 1911-03-10 Warner Anderson, actor (Doctor, Lineup, Matthew-Peyton Place), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1911-03-11 Alan Gifford, actor (Time Lock, Up Periscope), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1911-03-29 Philip Ahn, American actor (Kung Fu, Thoroughly Modern Millie), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1978)
  • 1911-04-02 Charles "Honi" Coles, American actor and tap dancer (Tito Suarez-Dirty Dancing), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1992)
  • 1911-04-05 Gordon Jones, Alden Iowa, actor (Mike the Cop-Abbott & Costello)
  • 1911-04-09 Albert Remy, Sevres France, actor (Grand Prix, Gigot, Train)
  • 1911-04-27 Colin Gordon, Ceylon, actor (John-Baron)
  • 1911-04-28 Frans Vroons, actor/tenor/director (Neth Opera)
  • 1911-05-13 Robert Middleton, American film and TV actor (Barney-Monroes), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1977)
  • 1911-05-15 Leo Fuchs, Polish/US Yiddish actor (Galitzianer Cowboy)
  • 1911-05-18 Sigrid Gurie, actor (Algiers, Sofia, Refugee), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1911-05-26 Ben Alexander, Goldfield, Nevada, American actor (Dragnet, Felony Squad)
  • 1911-05-27 Vincent Price, actor (House on Haunted Hill, Fly, Laura), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1911-05-30 Douglas Fowley, American actor (Grandpa-Pistols 'n' Petticoats), born in NYC, New York
  • 1911-06-09 George Webb, British actor (d. 1998)
  • 1911-06-25 Reed Hadley, actor (Racket Squad, Shock, Grand Canyon), born in Petrolia, Texas
  • 1911-07-07 Eddie Mayehoff, actor (Hour Glass, How to Murder Your Wife), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1911-07-10 Terry-Thomas, England, actor (It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World)
  • 1911-07-16 Sonny Tufts, [Bowen Charleston Tufts II], Bost, actor (Variety Girl)
  • 1911-07-18 Hume Cronyn, Canadian actor (World According to Garp, Cocoon), born in London, Ontario (d. 2003)
  • 1911-08-03 Karel G Bakker, Dutch actor (Lady Windermere's Fan)
  • 1911-08-03 Alex McCrindle, Scottish actor (d. 1990)
  • 1911-08-05 Robert Taylor, actor (Death Valley Days), born in Filley, Nebraska (d. 1969)
  • 1911-08-08 Rosetta LeNoire, American actor (Grandma Winslow-Family Matters), born in NYC, New York
  • 1911-08-11 Henry Kulky, Hastings-on-Hudson NY, actor (Otto-Life of Riley)
  • 1911-08-12 Cantinflas, [Mario Moreno], Mexican actor (Around World in 80 Days)
  • 1911-10-03 Michael Hordern, Hertfordshire England, actor (Friar Domingo-Shogun)
  • 1911-10-13 Ashok Kumar, Indian actor (d. 2001)
  • 1911-10-20 Will Rogers Jr, American politician and actor (Down to Earth), born in New York (d. 1993)
  • 1911-10-21 Peter Graves, English actor (Derby Day/Admirable Crichton), born in London, England
  • 1911-10-27 Leif Erickson, American actor (Invaders from Mars, On the Waterfront), born in Alameda, California (d. 1986)
  • 1911-11-10 Harry Andrews, English actor (Equus, Man of La Mancha), born in Kent, England (d. 1989)
  • 1911-11-11 Patric Knowles [Reginald Lawrence Knowles], Horsforth, Yorkshire, English actor (Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny)
  • 1911-11-17 Charles Walters, American actor/choreographer/director (Easter parade)
  • 1911-11-17 William Tannen, American actor (Jailhouse Rock, Sitting Bull), born in NYC, New York
  • 1911-11-24 Kirby Grant, Butte Mont, actor (Sky King)
  • 1911-11-30 Jorge Negrete, Mexican singer and actor (d. 1953)
  • 1911-12-08 Lee J Cobb, actor (Virginian, 12 Angry Men, On the Waterfront), born in NYC, New York

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1911-12-09 Broderick Crawford, American actor (All the King's Men, Highway Patrol), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 1911-12-17 William Roerick, actor (Guiding Light)
  • 1911-12-23 James Gregory, American actor (My Favorite Martian, Barney Miller), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2002)
  • 1912-01-03 Robert Flemyng, actor (Windom's Way, Young Winston), born in Liverpool, England

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1912-01-08 José Ferrer, Puerto Rican actor and director (Blood Tide, Dune), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico (d. 1992)

  • 1912-01-11 Donald Barry, actor (Mr Gallo-Mr Novak), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1912-01-20 Christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita)
  • 1912-02-02 Stefan Schnabel, German actor (Anna, Dracula's Widow, Firefox)
  • 1912-02-04 James Craig, actor (Devil & Daniel Webster, Cyclops), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1912-02-05 Willard Parker, American actor (Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman), born in NYC, New York
  • 1912-02-07 Derek Farr, actor (8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large), born in London, England
  • 1912-02-12 Ernest Clark, actor (Doctor in the House), born in London, England
  • 1912-02-13 French J Van den Brande, Flemish actor
  • 1912-02-25 Richard Wattis, England, actor (Hobson's Choice, Prince & Showgirl)
  • 1912-03-04 John Garfield, American actor (Air Force, Destination: Tokyo, Juarez), born in NYC, New York (d. 1959)
  • 1912-03-21 Peter Bull, actor/author (Executioner, Tom Jones, Dr Strangelove)
  • 1912-03-22 Wilfrid Brambell, actor (Hard Day's Night), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1912-03-22 Karl Malden, actor (Mike-Streets of SF, American Express), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1912-03-25 Jean Vilar, French stage and film actor (d. 1971)
  • 1912-04-05 John Le Mesurier, Bedford England, actor (Jabberwocky, Dad's Army)
  • 1912-04-06 Wilhelmus H L "Willem" Tollenaar, actor and director (Don Carlos)
  • 1912-04-11 John Larkin, actor (Saints & Sinners, 12 O'Clock High), born in Oakland, California
  • 1912-04-12 Eric Feldary, actor (16 Fathoms Deep), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • 1912-04-12 Walt Gorney, American actor (d. 2004)
  • 1912-04-16 David Langton, Scotland, actor (Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship)
  • 1912-04-27 Renato Rascel, actor (7 Hills of Rome, Secrets of Santa Vittoria)
  • 1912-04-29 Richard Carlson, MN, actor (All I Desire, Flat Top, Valley of Gwangi)
  • 1912-05-06 Bill Quinn, American actor (Rifleman, Van Ranseleer-All in the Family), born in NYC, New York
  • 1912-05-09 Pedro Armendariz, Mexican actor (From Russia With Love)
  • 1912-05-11 Foster Brooks, comedian and actor (Miles-Mork & Mindy), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1912-05-23 John Payne, American actor (Restless Gun, Miracle on 34th Street), born in Roanoke, Virginia
  • 1912-05-23 Marius Goring, actor (Herr Palitz-Holocaust), born in Isle of Wight, England
  • 1912-05-24 Joseph Anthony, [Deuster], US director/actor (Matchmaker, Tomorrow)
  • 1912-05-26 Jay Silverheels, Canadian actor (Tonto-Lone Ranger), born in Ontario, Canada
  • 1912-05-30 Hugh Griffith, Wales, actor (Ben Hur, Mutiny on the Bounty, Oliver!)
  • 1912-05-31 Dave O'Brien, Big Springs TX, actor (Kiss Me Kate, 1st Aid)
  • 1912-06-12 Russell "Lucky" Hayden, Chico California, actor (Judge Roy Bean)
  • 1912-06-18 Glen Morris, MO, Olympic champion/actor (Tarzan)
  • 1912-06-18 Henry Brandon, actor (Drums of Fu Manchu), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1912-06-23 Maurice Dallimore, England, actor (Collector, Lad: A Dog)
  • 1912-07-23 Michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong)
  • 1912-08-01 Henry Jones, actor (Phyllis, Falcon Crest, Gun Shy), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1912-08-10 Richard Reeves, American actor (Murph-Date With an Angel), born in NYC, New York
  • 1912-08-12 Samuel Fuller, actor (Return to Salem's Lot), born in Worcester, Massachusetts
  • 1912-08-13 Max Croiset, playwright/director/actor (Dog of Flanders, Little Ark)
  • 1912-08-21 Bruce Trent, British singer and actor, born in St. Helier, Channel Islands (d. 1995)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1201 - 1,300 of 3,341

  • 1978-03-12 John Cazale, actor (Dog Day Afternoon, The Deer Hunter), dies at 41
  • 1978-03-25 Jack Hulbert, British actor (Into the Blue, Bulldog Jack), dies at 85
  • 1978-03-27 Wilfred Pickles, British actor (Billy Liar, Gay Dog), dies at 73
  • 1978-04-03 Ray Noble, English bandleader, comedian and actor (The Very Thought of You), dies at 74
  • 1978-04-06 Reinoud Anders, Dutch actor (Unrest of Grave), dies at 65
  • 1978-04-13 Paul McGrath, American actor (Witness, No Time for Love), dies at 74
  • 1978-04-22 Will Geer [William Aughe Ghere], American actor (Salt of the Earth, The Waltons), dies at 76
  • 1978-05-06 Ko van Dijk Jr, Dutch actor (Zaak M P), dies at 61
  • 1978-05-28 Arthur Brough, English actor (b. 1905)
  • 1978-06-09 Chief Tahachee [Jeff Davis Tahchee Cypert], Cherokee stage and film actor, dies from a heart attack at 74
  • 1978-06-17 Cully Richards, actor (Don't Call Me Charlie), dies at 68
  • 1978-06-20 Karel G Bakker, actor (Coffee House), dies at 66
  • 1978-06-29 Bob Crane, actor (Donna Reed Show, Hogan-Hogan's Heroes), murdered at 49
  • 1978-07-03 James Daly, actor (Medical Center), dies at 59
  • 1978-07-17 Thayer David, actor (Rocky, Roots, Savages), dies at 51
  • 1978-07-31 Carleton Percy Hobbs, actor (I Claudius, Dark Places), dies at 80
  • 1978-08-26 Charles Boyer, French actor (Gaslight, Rogues), dies at 78
  • 1978-08-27 Robert Shaw, actor (Dan-Buccaneers), dies of heart attack at 51
  • 1978-09-12 Frank Ferguson, actor (Wagons West, Dynamite, My Gal Sal), dies at 69
  • 1978-09-12 Frank Fergusson, American character actor (My Friend Flicka, Peyton Place), dies at 78
  • 1978-09-23 Jay Adler, actor (Macon County Line, Illegal, Big Combo), dies at 79
  • 1978-10-08 Karl Swenson, American actor (Lars Hanson-Little House on the Prairie), dies of a heart attack at 70
  • 1978-10-16 Dan Dailey, American dancer and actor (Governor & JJ), dies of anemia at 62
  • 1978-10-19 Gig Young, American actor, kills his bride of 3 weeks and commits suicide at 64
  • 1978-11-05 Denis O'Dea, Irish actor (Niagara, Esther & the King, Treasure Island), dies at 73
  • 1978-11-09 Joe Wong, actor (Ken Murray Show), dies at 75
  • 1978-11-10 Theo Lingen, German director and actor (M, Charm of La Boheme), dies at 75
  • 1978-11-16 Claude Dauphin, French actor (Barbarella, April in Paris, Deported), dies at 75
  • 1978-11-28 Andre Morell, actor (Hound of the Baskervilles), dies at 69
  • 1978-12-15 Chill Wills, American actor (Frontier Circus, Rounders), dies at 75
  • 1978-12-27 Bob de Lange [Jacob Bernard de Lange], Dutch actor and director (Daniel), dies at 62
  • 1979-01-11 Jack Soo, actor (Nick Yemana-Barney Miller, Green Berets), dies at 63

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1979-01-16 Ted Cassidy, actor (Lurch-Addams Family), dies at 46

  • 1979-01-19 Paul Meurisse, actor (Diabolique, Truth, Suspects, Monocle), dies
  • 1979-01-25 J Robertson Hare, actor (Fighting Stock), dies at 87
  • 1979-02-01 Mort Marshall, actor (Cully-Dumplings), dies at 60
  • 1979-02-13 Jean Renoir, actor and director (Rules of the Game), dies at 84
  • 1979-02-15 Alex Bradford, actor/composer (Your Arms too Short...), dies at 51
  • 1979-02-17 "Bill" William Gargan, American actor (The Bells of St. Mary's, You Only Live Once), dies from a heart attack at 73
  • 1979-03-06 Charles Wagenheim, actor (Halligan-Gunsmoke), dies at 83
  • 1979-03-11 Victor Kilian, American actor (Gentleman's Agreement), dies at 88
  • 1979-03-19 Al Hodge, actor (Capt Video), dies at 65
  • 1979-03-19 Richard Beckinsale, actor (Doing Time, Porridge, Lovers), dies at 31
  • 1979-03-22 Ben Lyon, American actor (Hell's Angels, I Cover the Waterfront, Night Nurse), dies at 78
  • 1979-03-23 Philip Bourneuf, actor (Big Night, Frankenstein), dies at 71
  • 1979-03-27 Ronald Adam, actor (Phantom Shot), dies at 82
  • 1979-04-04 Edgar Buchanan, American actor (Petticoat Junction), dies at 76
  • 1979-04-24 John Carroll [Julian LaFaye], American actor (Flying Tigers, Go West), dies from leukaemia at 72
  • 1979-05-24 Jan Arvan, actor (Red Skelton Show, Zorro), dies
  • 1979-05-26 George Brent, American actor (Baby Face, Dark Victory, 42nd St), dies at 75
  • 1979-05-30 Jack Raine, British actor (Quartet), dies at 82
  • 1979-06-01 Jack Mulhall, American actor and producer (The Three Musketeers, The Amazing Exploits of the Clutching Hand), dies at 91
  • 1979-06-02 Jim Hutton, actor (Ellery Queen), dies of liver cancer at 45
  • 1979-06-04 Herman Shumlin, American Broadway producer, director and actor (Watch on the Rhine), dies at 80

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1979-06-06 Jack Haley, American actor (The Wizard of Oz), dies of a heart attack at 80

Actor Jack Haley
Actor
Jack Haley
  • 1979-06-11 August Maes, Flemish actor and director (Farmer that Dies), dies at 85

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1979-06-11 John Wayne [Marion Mitchell Morrison], American actor (Green Berets, True Grit), dies of stomach cancer at 72

Actor John Wayne
Actor
John Wayne
  • 1979-06-17 Lou Frizzel, actor (Dusty Rhoades-Bonanza), dies at 58
  • 1979-06-21 Julian Orchard, actor (Perfect Friday, Bless this House), dies at 49
  • 1979-06-22 Emory Parnell, St Paul Minn, actor (Life of Riley), dies at 85
  • 1979-07-01 Richard Ward, actor (Beacon Hill), dies at 64
  • 1979-07-05 Judson Laire, American actor and singer (Papa-Mama, Adm Broadway Revue), dies at 76
  • 1979-07-08 Michael Wilding, actor (Waterloo, Zarakm Naked Edge), dies
  • 1979-07-22 Tony "Two-Ton" Galento, American boxer/actor (On the Waterfront), dies at 69
  • 1979-07-24 Archie Duncan, actor (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 65
  • 1979-07-27 Ettore Manni, actor (Street People, Divine Nymph), dies at 52
  • 1979-08-06 Kurt Kasznar, actor (Cmdr Fitzhugh-Land of the Giants), dies at 65
  • 1979-08-09 Allan Frank, actor (Charade Quiz), dies at 64
  • 1979-08-10 Dick Foran, actor (OK Crackerby), dies at 69
  • 1979-08-23 Richard Hearne, actor (Capt Horatio Hornblower), dies at 70
  • 1979-09-02 Felix Aylmer, British actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan), dies at 90
  • 1979-09-15 Tommy Leonetti, singer/actor (Gomer Pyle USMC), dies at 50
  • 1979-09-21 John McQuade, actor (Charlie Wild Private Detective), dies at 73
  • 1979-09-25 Tapio Rautavaara, Finnish athlete and actor (b. 1915)
  • 1979-09-26 Arthur Hunnicutt, actor (Big Sky, Apache Uprising), dies at 68
  • 1979-09-26 John Cromwell, American actor and director (Spitfire, Of Human Bondage), dies at 91
  • 1979-10-13 Clarence Muse, American actor, screenwriter and director (Casablanca, Black Stallion), dies at 89
  • 1979-10-17 John Stuart, Scottish actor (Kittie, Superman, Number Seventeen), dies at 81
  • 1979-11-07 Amedeo Nazzari, actor (Lure of Sila, Night of Cabiria), dies at 71
  • 1979-11-07 Paolo Carlini, Italian actor (It Started in Naples), dies at 53
  • 1979-11-08 Sydney Tafler, actor (Too Many Crooks), dies at 63
  • 1979-11-09 Lewis Charles, actor (Feather & Father Gang), dies at 59
  • 1979-11-30 Zeppo Marx [Herbert Manfred Marx], American comedian and actor (Marx Brothers), dies at 78
  • 1979-12-04 Robert Karnes, actor (Max-The Lawless Years), dies at 62
  • 1979-12-13 Jon Hall, American actor (Ramar of the Jungle), dies at 64
  • 1979-12-15 Bern Hoffman, actor (Major Dell Conway), dies at 66
  • 1979-12-25 Lee Bowman, actor (Ellery Queen, Miami Undercover), dies at 64
  • 1980-01-03 Ivan Triesault [Johann Constantin Treisalt], Russian actor (Cry of the Werewolf, Black Parachute), dies at 81
  • 1980-01-25 David Newell, American actor (Runaway Bride, White Heat, Dangerous Curves), dies at 75
  • 1980-02-01 Romolo Valli, actor (Boom, La Viaccia), dies at 54
  • 1980-02-12 Floyd Taliaferro Alderson, actor (Crossing Trails), dies
  • 1980-02-13 David Janssen, [Meyer], actor (Fugitive, Harry O), dies at 49
  • 1980-02-14 Luitkonwar Rudra Baruah, Assamese composer and actor
  • 1980-02-21 Chester Lauck, American actor (Dreaming Out Loud, 2 Weeks to Live), dies at 78
  • 1980-02-22 Dick Kallman, American actor (Born to Be Loved, Verboten!), murdered in his New York apartment at 46
  • 1980-02-27 George Tobias, American actor (Bewitched), dies at 78
  • 1980-03-05 Jay Silverheels, Canadian actor (Tonto-Lone Ranger), dies at 67
  • 1980-03-28 Dick Haymes, actor (Real Life, Betrayal), dies
  • 1980-04-14 Tom Fadden, actor (Duffeild-Broken Arrow, Cimarron City), dies at 84
  • 1980-04-15 Marshall Reed, actor (Fred Asher-Lineup), dies at 62