Actors in History (Part 19)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1801 - 1,900 of 6,990

  • 1920-11-20 Douglas Dick, Charlestown WV, actor (Carl-Waterfront)
  • 1920-11-21 Ralph Meeker, actor (Anderson Tapes, Night Stalker), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1920-11-22 Anne Crawford, British film actor (d. 1956)
  • 1920-11-25 Ricardo Montalban, Mexican actor (Fantasy Island, Star Trek II, Naked Gun)
  • 1920-11-27 David Waller, actor (Shadowlands, Work is a 4 Letter Word)
  • 1920-11-27 Buster Merryfield, British actor (Only Fools and Horses), born in London, England (d. 1999)
  • 1920-12-04 Michael Bates, English actor (Clockwork Orange, Patton), born in Jhansi, British India (d.1978)
  • 1920-12-11 Eddy Firestone, actor (Eddy-Mixed Doubles), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1920-12-13 Don Taylor, actor (Father's Little Dividend), born in Freeport, Pennsylvania
  • 1920-12-17 Armin Mueller-Stahl, Tilsit East Prussia, actor (Kafka, Music Box)
  • 1920-12-21 Jean Gascon, Canadian actor (d. 1988)
  • 1920-12-25 Artur Agostinho, Lisbon Port, actor (Capas Negras, Leao da Estrela)
  • 1920-12-30 Jack Lord, American actor (Steve McGarrett in Hawaii FIVE-O, God's Little Acre), born in NYC, New York (d. 1998)
  • 1920-12-31 Rex Allen, American actor, singer, and songwriter (d. 1999)
  • 1921-01-03 John Russell, American actor (Pale Rider, Rio Bravo), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1991)
  • 1921-01-15 Frank Thornton, English actor
  • 1921-01-17 Dehl Berti, Pueblo Colo, actor (John Taylor-Guns of Paradise)
  • 1921-01-21 John Doucette, Brockton Mass, actor (Lock Up, Big Town)
  • 1921-01-28 Alfred Marks, actor/comedian (Desert Mice, Scream & Scream Again)
  • 1921-01-29 Anthony George, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1921-01-31 John Agar, actor (Fort Apache, Sands of Iwo Jima), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1921-01-31 Mario Lanza, actor/singer (Great Caruso, Toast of New Orleans), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1921-02-01 Peter Sallis, English actor (Last of the Summer Wine, Taste the Blood of Dracula), born in Twickenham, England
  • 1921-02-24 Abe Vigoda, American actor (Barney Miller, The Godfather), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1921-02-24 Douglass Watson, Jackson GA, actor (Satan Murders, Another World)
  • 1921-02-27 Michael Fox, American actor (Quincy, Dallas, Bold & the Beautiful)
  • 1921-02-28 John Bouber, [Blom], actor/author (Fool of Heideloo)
  • 1921-03-08 Alan Hale, Jr., American actor (Skipper-Gilligan's Island), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1990)
  • 1921-03-09 Dimitris Horn, Greek actor (d. 1998)
  • 1921-03-10 Cec Linder, actor (Goldfinger), born in Galicia, Poland
  • 1921-03-12 Gordon MacRae, singer/actor (Oklahoma, Carousel), born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • 1921-03-21 Logan Ramsey, actor (Head, Joy Sticks, Say Yes), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1921-03-22 Nino Manfredi, Italian actor (d. 2004)
  • 1921-03-28 Dirk Bogarde (born Derek van den Bogaerde) actor (Death in Venice, Servant), born in London, England
  • 1921-04-03 Harry Landers, American actor (Ted Hoffman-Ben Casey), born in NYC, New York
  • 1921-04-03 Robert Karvelas, American actor (d. 1991)
  • 1921-04-08 Alfie Bass, actor (Moonraker, Are You Being Served), born in London, England
  • 1921-04-09 Frankie Thomas, American actor (Tom Corbett Space Cadet), born in NYC, New York
  • 1921-04-10 Chuck Connors, American actor (Rifleman, Branded, Cowboy in Africa), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1921-04-16 Peter Ustinov, actor (Death on Nile, Logan's Run, Billy Budd), born in London, England
  • 1921-04-21 Jack Fletcher, actor, Grady, Bob Crane Show), born in Forest Hills, New York
  • 1921-05-14 Arve Opsahl, Norwegian actor (d. 2007)
  • 1921-05-16 Harry Carey Jr, American actor (Back to the Future Part III, Gremlins), born in Saugus, California (d. 2012)
  • 1921-05-19 Daniel Gelin, Angers France, Maria Schneider's dad, actor (Obsession)
  • 1921-05-23 Humphrey Lyttelton, jazz musician/actor (It's Great to Be Young)
  • 1921-05-23 Loren Tindall, OK, actor (Meet Me on Broadway, Girl of Limberlost)
  • 1921-05-29 James Clifton, actor (Live & Let Die), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1921-07-10 Jeff Donnell, South Windham Maine, actor (Gidget Goes to Rome)
  • 1921-07-17 František Zvarík, Slovakian actor
  • 1921-07-23 Heinz Bennent, Aachen Germany, Actor (Possession)
  • 1921-07-26 Jean Shepherd, American writer and actor (A Christmas Story), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1999)
  • 1921-07-27 Émile Genest, Quebec actor (d. 2003)
  • 1921-07-29 Richard Egan, actor (Empire, Redigo, Pollyanna), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1921-08-26 William Preston, Columbia Penn, actor (Fisher King, Waterworld)
  • 1921-08-28 Joop Doderer, Velsen Netherlands, actor (Swiebertje)
  • 1921-08-28 Fernando Fernán Gómez, Spanish actor, director, academic and playwright (d. 2007)
  • 1921-09-08 Harry Secombe, Welsh actor, singer and goon (Down Among the "Z" Men), born in Swansea, Wales
  • 1921-09-11 Edwin Richfield, British Actor (d. 1990)
  • 1921-10-01 James Whitmore, actor (Give 'em Hell Harry), born in White Plains, New York
  • 1921-10-13 Yves Montand, French actor/singer (Z, Napoleon, Grand Prix)
  • 1921-10-16 Michael Conrad, Washington Hgts NY, actor (Delvecchio, Hill St Blues)
  • 1921-10-17 Tom Poston, American actor (Steve Allen Show, Newhart), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1921-10-19 George Nader, American actor (Robot Monster, Away All Boats), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1921-10-29 Ed Kemmer, actor (Buzz Corey-Space Patrol), born in Reading, Pennsylvania
  • 1921-11-02 Shepard Menken, American voice actor, born in NYC, New York (d. 1999)

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1921-11-03 Charles Bronson, American actor (Magnificent Seven, Death Wish, Dirty Dozen), born in Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania (d. 2003)

  • 1921-11-08 Gene Saks, NY, actor and director (One & Only, Prisoner of 2nd Ave)
  • 1921-11-14 Brian Keith, actor (Bill-Family Affair, Loneliest Runner), born in Bayonne, New Jersey
  • 1921-11-23 Fred Buscaglione, Italian singer and actor (d. 1960)
  • 1921-12-01 Ralph Manza, American actor (Banacek, Mama Malone, Newhart), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1921-12-05 Alvy Moore, actor (Mr Kimball-Green Acres)
  • 1921-12-05 Peter Hansen, American actor (General Hospital), born in Oakland, California (d. 2017)
  • 1921-12-08 Terence Morgan, actor (Adv of Sir Francis Drake), born in London, England
  • 1921-12-15 Bobby Todd, US comic/actor (Original Sin)
  • 1921-12-23 Gerald S O'Loughlin, American actor (Storefront Lawyer, Rookies, Wheels), born in NYC, New York
  • 1922-01-02 Jason Evers, American actor (Wrangler, Channing), born in NYC, New York
  • 1922-01-03 Bill Travers, Newcastle-on-Tyne England, actor (Born Free, Gorgo)
  • 1922-01-07 Vincent Gardenia, actor (All in the Family, LA Law), born in Naples, Italy
  • 1922-01-19 Guy Madison, [Robert Moseley], California, actor (Wild Bill Hickok)

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1922-01-21 Paul Scofield, English actor (A Man for All Seasons, Train), born in Hurst, England (d. 2008)

  • 1922-01-21 Telly Savalas, American actor (Kojak), born in Garden City New Jersey, (d. 1994)
  • 1922-01-30 Dick Martin, actor/comedian (Laugh-In, Carbon Copy), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1922-01-31 William Sylvester, actor (2001, Gorgo, Gemini Man), born in Oakland, California
  • 1922-02-05 Bernard Kalb, spokesman (State Dept)/actor (Dave)
  • 1922-02-06 Patrick Macnee, British actor (John Steed-Avengers), born in London (d. 2015)
  • 1922-02-24 Steven Hill, actor (Mission Impossible, Law & Order), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 2016)
  • 1922-03-05 James Noble, actor (Gov. Gatling in "Benson"), born in Dallas, Texas (d. 2016)
  • 1922-03-10 Adam Kennedy, actor (Dion-Californian), born in Lafayette, Indiana
  • 1922-03-11 José Luis López Vázquez, Spanish actor
  • 1922-03-20 Jack Kruschen, Winnipeg Canada, actor (Papa-Webster, Busting Loose)
  • 1922-03-23 Ugo Tognazzi, Cremona Italy, actor and director (La Cage Aux Folles)
  • 1922-03-25 Bruno VeSota, Ill, actor and director (Chopper, Teenage Doll, Wild Rovers)
  • 1922-03-26 William Milliken, actor (Drive-in)
  • 1922-03-30 Turhan Bey, actor (Dragon Seed, Ali Baba & 40 Thieves), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1922-03-31 Patrick McGee, Northern Irish actor (Clockwork Orange), born in Armagh, Northern Ireland (d.1982)
  • 1922-03-31 Richard Kiley, actor (Man of La Mancha, Endless Love), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1922-04-13 Jean Topart, actor (Fantastic Planet), born in Paris, France (d. 2012)
  • 1922-04-15 Michael Ansara, actor (Cochise-Broken Arrow, Centennial), born in Lowell, Massachusetts (d. 2013)
  • 1922-04-24 J D Cannon, Salmon Idaho, actor (McCloud, Ike, Call to Glory)
  • 1922-04-26 Mike Kellin, actor (Honestly Celeste, Fitz & Bones), born in Hartford, Connecticut

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1801 - 1,900 of 3,341

  • 1989-05-01 Douglass Watson, actor (Mac Cory-Another World), dies at 68
  • 1989-05-06 Guy Williams [Armando Joseph Catalano], American actor (Zorro, Lost in Space), dies of a brain aneurysm at 65
  • 1989-05-09 Paul J Steenbergen, actor (Ciske de Rat), dies at 82
  • 1989-05-19 Robert Webber, actor (Alex-Moonlighting), dies of ALS at 64
  • 1989-05-20 Anton Diffring, actor (Zeppelin, Fahrenheit 451), dies at 70
  • 1989-05-27 Jack Starrett, director/actor (Chase, Nightwish, 1st Blood), dies
  • 1989-06-09 Rashid Behbudov, Azerbaijani singer and actor (b. 1915)
  • 1989-06-10 Richard Quine, director/actor (Babes on Broadway), dies at 68
  • 1989-06-15 Ray McAnally, actor (My Left Foot, Empire State), dies in Dublin at 63
  • 1989-06-15 Victor French, actor (#44-Get Smart, Highway to Heaven), dies at 54
  • 1989-06-17 John Matusek, NFLer (Oak Raider)/actor, dies of a heart attack at 38
  • 1989-06-27 Jack Beutel, actor (The Outlaw), dies
  • 1989-07-01 William Ching, actor (Moonlighter, Terror in Haunted House), dies
  • 1989-07-03 Jim Backus, actor (Magoo, Gilligan's Island), dies at 76 of pneumonia
  • 1989-07-19 Carl-Heinz Schroth, dir/actor (Strafverteidiger), dies at 87
  • 1989-07-24 Ernest Morrison, actor (Peggy Does Her Darndest), dies
  • 1989-07-28 Jeff Richards, actor (Don't Go Near the Water), dies at 66
  • 1989-08-05 Ralph Meeker, actor (Kiss Me Deadly, Gentle Giant), dies at 68
  • 1989-08-11 John Meillon, actor (Wild Duck, Crocodile Dundee), dies
  • 1989-09-09 Tim Hovey, actor (Slim Carter, Man Afraid), dies of a drug overdose
  • 1989-09-19 Guido de Moor, actor (Flanagan, Because of the Cats), dies
  • 1989-09-22 Jan Teulings, Dutch actor and director (Dorp aan de Rivier), dies
  • 1989-10-11 Paul Shenar, actor (Deadly Force, Dream Lover), dies at 53
  • 1989-10-14 Michael Carmine, actor (Batteries Not Included), dies at 30
  • 1989-10-16 Cornel Wilde, actor (Saadia, Comic, Beach Red, Gargoyles), dies at 74
  • 1989-10-20 Anthony Quayle, actor (Moses, Operation Crossbow), dies at 76
  • 1989-10-22 Roland Winters [Winternitz], American actor (Mama, Smothers Brothers, Jet Pilot, Meet Millie), dies at 84
  • 1989-11-06 Yusaku Matsuda, Japanese actor (b. 1949)
  • 1989-11-17 Billy Lee, actor (Sons of Legion, Biscuit Eater), dies
  • 1989-11-25 Frank M Thomas, actor (Behind the Headlines, M'Liss), dies
  • 1989-12-06 John Payne, American movie actor ("Miracle on 34th St") dies aged 77
  • 1989-12-14 Jock Mahoney, actor (Dallas, Cow Town, Range Rider), dies at 70
  • 1989-12-15 Arnold Moss, actor (Gambit), dies at 79
  • 1989-12-15 Edward Underdown, English actor (b. 1908)
  • 1989-12-16 Lee Van Cleef, US actor (Good, Bad & Ugly), dies at 64
  • 1990-01-02 Alan Hale Jr., American actor (Skipper-Gilligan's Island), dies of cancer at 68
  • 1990-01-03 Ken Hill, actor (Cobra, Protocol), dies
  • 1990-01-05 Arthur Kennedy, actor (Air Force), dies of a brain tumor at 76
  • 1990-01-06 Hans Jaray, actor (Lydia, Fedora), dies
  • 1990-01-06 Ian Charleson, actor (Gandhi, Chariots of Fire), dies of AIDS at 40
  • 1990-01-08 Terry Thomas, British comedian and actor (Heroes), dies of Parkinson's disease at 78
  • 1990-01-14 David Arkin, actor (I Love You Alice B Toklas), dies
  • 1990-01-15 Gordon Jackson, actor (Hamlet), dies after a short illness at 66
  • 1990-01-18 Rusty Hamer, American actor (b. 1947)
  • 1990-01-25 Alexander Lockwood, actor (Duel), dies
  • 1990-02-02 Joel Fluellen, actor (Man Friday, Burning Cross), dies at 79
  • 1990-02-06 John Merivale, actor (Caltiki), dies
  • 1990-02-13 Ken Lynch, actor (Paratroop Command, Legend of Tom Dooley), dies at 79
  • 1990-02-15 Henry Brandon, actor (Assault on Precinct 13), dies at 77
  • 1990-02-15 Jack Fletcher, actor (Any Wednesday), dies of heart attack at 68
  • 1990-02-17 Erik Rhodes [Ernest Sharpe], American actor (Top Hat, Night at the Ritz), dies of pneumonia at 84
  • 1990-02-17 Marc Clement, actor (Career Opportunities, Sluggers Wife), dies
  • 1990-02-22 Stephen Burns, actor (Casey's Shadow), dies
  • 1990-03-05 Gary Merrill, American actor, dies of a lung cancer at 74
  • 1990-03-18 Robin Harris, actor (House Party, Mo' Better Blues), dies at 36
  • 1990-03-24 Rene Enriquez, actor (Hill St Blues), dies of pancreatic cancer at 56
  • 1990-03-26 International Chrysis, Transvestite actor (Q&A), dies of cancer at 38
  • 1990-04-02 Aldo Fabrizi, actor (Postman Goes to War, Open City), dies at 85
  • 1990-04-13 Luis Trenker, South Tyrolean film producer, director, actor (Berge in Flammen), dies at 97
  • 1990-04-13 Ronald Ibbs, Irish actor (No Hiding Place, The Saint), dies at 74
  • 1990-04-14 Peter Dunn, actor (Invaders from Mars) dies
  • 1990-04-15 Henry Kendrick, American actor (Raising Arizona) dies at 56
  • 1990-04-18 Robert D Webb, American director and actor (Love Me Tender, Jackals), dies at 87
  • 1990-04-22 Bertil Unger, actor (Devil & Max Devlin), dies
  • 1990-04-23 Palmer Deane, actor (Still of the Night), dies
  • 1990-04-24 Tom Rolfing, actor (He Knows You're Alone, Cliff-Another World), dies
  • 1990-05-01 Sunset Carson, cowboy actor (El Paso Kid, Oregon Trail), dies at 62
  • 1990-05-02 David Rappaport, 3'11' actor (Wizard, LA Law), shoots himself at 38
  • 1990-05-06 Charles Farrell, American actor (7th Heaven, My Little Margie), dies at 89
  • 1990-05-16 Samuel "Sammy" Davis Jr, American singer/dancer/actor (Ocean's 11, Candy Man), dies of throat cancer at 64
  • 1990-05-21 Franklyn Seales, actor (Silver Spoon, Onion Field), dies of AIDS at 37
  • 1990-05-22 Max Wall, actor (Jabberwocky), dies
  • 1990-05-22 Rocky Graziano, boxer/writer/actor (Mr Rock & Roll), dies at 71 of heart failure
  • 1990-05-25 Vic Tayback, actor (Mel-Alice), dies of a heart attack at 60
  • 1990-05-28 Joseph Hardy, actor and director (Tree Grows in Brooklyn), dies at 71
  • 1990-06-01 Eric Barker, actor/writer (Carry on Sergeant, Roommates), dies
  • 1990-06-02 Jack Gilford, actor (Cracker Jacks), dies at 82

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1990-06-02 Rex Harrison, English actor (My Fair Lady), dies of cancer at 82

  • 1990-06-02 Stuart Hall, actor (Cavalcade, Dawn Patrol), dies
  • 1990-06-03 Tom Brown, actor (Judge Priest, Hello Sucker, Ex-Champ), dies at 77
  • 1990-06-04 Jack Gilford, comedic actor (Cocoon II), dies at 82 of stomach cancer
  • 1990-07-08 Howard Duff, actor (Heist, Knots Landing), dies of heart attack at 72
  • 1990-07-09 Howard Duff, actor (Kramer vs Kramer), dies at 76 of a heart attack
  • 1990-07-11 Onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Ciske the Rat, Lifespan), dies at 67
  • 1990-07-14 Dallas Alinder, American actor, dies at 58
  • 1990-07-19 Eddie Quillan, actor (Brigadoon, Summer Magic), dies of cancer at 83
  • 1990-07-19 Herbert Nelson, actor (Guilding Light), dies of a stroke at 76
  • 1990-07-22 Preben Neergaard, Danish actor (Mordskab), dies of cancer at 70
  • 1990-07-23 Georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86
  • 1990-07-27 Nick Pippins, actor (Simon), dies of AIDS at 35
  • 1990-07-28 Maurice Braddell, actor (Things to Come), dies
  • 1990-08-02 Edwin Richfield, British actor (b. 1921)
  • 1990-08-06 Charles Arnt, actor (Double Exposure), dies of pancreatic cancer at 82
  • 1990-08-06 Gordon Metcalfe, actor (Monster in the Closet), dies of AIDS at 43
  • 1990-08-12 Sara Seegar, [Stone], actor (Mystery of Room 13), dies at 76
  • 1990-08-13 Jimmy Starr, actor (Hot Flashes), dies at 86
  • 1990-08-17 Roderick Cook, actor (Rockabye), dies of apparent heart attack at 58
  • 1990-08-18 Raf Reymen, Flemish actor, dies
  • 1990-08-22 Merlin Marston, actor (Blue Sky), dies of non-Hodgkins lymphoma at 45
  • 1990-08-27 Raymond St Jacques, actor/dir (Falcon Crest), dies of cancer at 60