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Actors in History (Part 2)

Events in Film & TV


Event of interestEvent of Interest

2018-11-20 Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan confirms he has paid off the debts of 1,398 farmers worth $560,000, amid Indian agricultural crisis

  • 2018-12-13 Actress Eliza Dushku revealed received $9.5 million settlement from CBS after sexual harassment on set of "Bull" from actor Michael Weatherley

Film tv awardsBAFTA Awards

2019-02-10 72nd British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Roma" Best Film, Alfonso Cuarón Best Director, Olivia Coleman, Rami Malek best actors

Actor Rami Malek
Actor
Rami Malek
Film Director Alfonso Cuarón
Film Director
Alfonso Cuarón

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

2019-02-18 Australian political parties hacked by a "sophisticated state actor" Prime Minister Scott Morrison says, just months ahead of general election

Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison
Prime Minister of Australia
Scott Morrison
  • 2019-02-22 Actor Jussie Smollett suspended from US TV show "Empire" after revealed that actor made false claims about racist and homophobic attack

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

2019-02-24 91st Academy Awards: Best Picture "Green Book", Best Director Alfonso Cuarón, Best Actor Rami Malek, Best Actress Olivia Colman

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2019-02-27 Actor Luke Perry (52) suffers a stroke in Los Angeles

Actor Luke Perry
Actor
Luke Perry

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2019-05-02 The cast of "The Big Bang Theory" are the first TV actors to be immortalized in cement outside Hollywood's Chinese theater in Los Angeles

Actor and Producer Jim Parsons
Actor and Producer
Jim Parsons
Actor Johnny Galecki
Actor
Johnny Galecki

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2019-08-21 The Rock [Dwayne Johnson] named highest paid actor for a second year in a row, earning $89.4m

Actor and Professional Wrestler Dwayne Johnson
Actor and Professional Wrestler
Dwayne Johnson

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2019-09-16 Marvel actor Mark Ruffalo rebuffs UK PM Boris Johnson, who compared himself to Hulk, "Boris Johnson forgets that the Hulk only fights for the good of the whole"

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson
British Prime Minister
Boris Johnson
  • 2019-09-22 Billy Porter becomes the first openly gay actor to win an Emmy for lead actor in a drama series for "Pose"
  • 2019-10-27 Wes Studi is the first Native American actor to receive an Oscar, an honorary award for career achievement

Film tv awardsBAFTA Awards

2020-02-02 73rd British Film awards (BAFTAS): "1917" Best Film, Sam Mendes Best Director, Renée Zellweger, Joaquin Phoenix best actors

Actress Renée Zellweger
Actress
Renée Zellweger
Film Director Sam Mendes
Film Director
Sam Mendes
Actor Joaquin Phoenix
Actor
Joaquin Phoenix

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

2020-02-09 92nd Academy Awards: "Parasite" 1st non English film to win Best Picture, Best Director Bong Joon-ho, Best Actor Joaquin Phoenix, Best Actress Renée Zellweger

  • 2020-05-02 Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, the Icelandic actor who played Ser Gregor "The Mountain" Clegane in Game of Thrones, sets a world deadlifting record by lifting 501kg (1,104lb)
  • 2020-06-17 Actor Danny Masterson charged with raping three women
  • 2020-07-18 Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek are hospitalized with COVID-19 in Mumbai

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2020-09-03 Actor Robert Pattinson tests positive for COVID-19, shutting down production of the Batman film he is shooting

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2020-11-25 The New York Times names its "25 Greatest Actors of the 21st Century (so far)", with Denzel Washington at No. 1 [1]

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2020-12-01 Actor Elliot Page, formerly known as Ellen Page, reveals he is transgender

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

2021-02-28 78th Golden Globes: Best film "Nomadland" (drama), "Borat" (comedy), Best TV series "The Crown", Chadwick Boseman posthumously wins film Best Actor

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2021-04-13 Voice actor Hank Azaria who is white apologizes for voicing Indian character Apu on "The Simpsons" for 30 years

Actor Hank Azaria
Actor
Hank Azaria
Fictional TV Character Homer Simpson
Fictional TV Character
Homer Simpson

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

2021-04-25 93rd Academy Awards: "Nomadland" wins best film, director (Chloé Zhao), and lead actress (Frances McDormand); Anthony Hopkins best actor


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 7,246

  • 1869-09-20 George Robey, English musical theatre actor and comedian, born in South London, England (d. 1954)
  • 1869-10-30 Lawrence Grant [Percy Reginald], British actor (Bulldog Drummond), born in Bournemouth, England (d. 1952)
  • 1869-12-20 Charley Grapewin, American actor (The Wizard of Oz, Libeled Lady), born in Xenia, Ohio (d. 1956)
  • 1870-02-03 Franklin Dyall, British actor (Easy Virtue, Atlantic), born in Liverpool, England (d. 1950)
  • 1870-12-13 Edward LeSaint, American actor and director (Modern Times, The Dumb Messenger), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1940)
  • 1870-12-18 Andres Randolf, Danish-American actor (The Kiss), born in Viborg, Denmark (d. 1930)
  • 1871-01-30 Seymour Hicks, British actor & theatrical impresario (Scrooge), born in St. Hélier, Isle of Jersey, England (d. 1949)
  • 1871-01-30 Wilfred Lucas, Canadian actor (Pardon Us, Chump at Oxford), born in Ontario, Canada (d. 1940)
  • 1871-04-18 Henry Stephenson, British actor (Conquest, Little Old NY, Mr Lucky), born in Grenada, British West Indies (d. 1956)
  • 1871-06-14 Theo Frenkel, Dutch actor (Footlights, Hague's Comedy), born in Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1956)
  • 1871-10-18 Louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Blokkade, Ghetto), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1940)
  • 1871-10-20 Frederick Burton, American actor (The Big Trail, One Way Passage), born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 1957)
  • 1871-11-25 Cornelis J "Cor" van Ast, Dutch actor and director (Ghost Hotel, Two Boys), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1939)
  • 1871-12-24 Henri Stroethoff, Dutch actor (A Chique Little Boy, Bright Paradise), (d. 1932)
  • 1872-01-16 Edward Gordon Craig, British modernist actor, director and theorist (On the art of theatre), born in Stevenage Hertfordshire, England (d. 1966)
  • 1872-04-26 William Desmond Taylor [Deane-Tanner], Irish director and actor (The Awakening, Broken Coin), born in County Carlow, Ireland (d. 1922)
  • 1872-11-03 Paul Panzer, German-American silent film actor (The Perils of Pauline, Mildred Pierce, Hotel Berlin), born in Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany (d. 1958)
  • 1872-12-21 Sidney Ainsworth, British silent film actor (Not in the News, The Rajah's Tunic), born in Manchester, England (d. 1922)
  • 1873-02-23 Joseph Allen Sr. American actor, born in Worcester, Massachusetts (d. 1952)
  • 1873-03-19 Arthur Hoyt, American actor and director (Gold Dust Gertie, Goldie Get Along), born in Georgetown, Colorado (d. 1953)
  • 1873-03-26 Gerald du Maurier, British actor (Power, Escape!, Masks and Faces), born in London, England (d. 1934)
  • 1873-04-27 Harry O'Connor, American actor (Stranger than Fiction, The Long Lane's Turning), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1971)
  • 1873-08-18 Leo Slezak, Austrian tenor and actor (Othello, Zirkus Saran, Husaren heraus), born in Mährisch-Schönberg, Austria-Hungary (d. 1946)
  • 1873-08-19 Fred Stone, renowned American circus performer and broadway actor (Alice Adams), born in Longmont, Colorado (d. 1959)
  • 1873-09-01 Guy Standing, English actor (Cradle Song), born in London, England (d. 1937)
  • 1874-01-06 Fred Niblo, American film actor, director, and producer (Ben-Hur, The Mark of Zorro), born in York, Nebraska (d. 1948)
  • 1874-02-09 Vsevolod Meyerhold [Karl Kasimir Theodor], Russian theatrical director and actor (Houligan), born in Penza Oblast, Russian Empire (d. 1940)
  • 1874-03-05 Henry Travers [Travers John Heagerty], British actor (Bells of St Mary, High Sierra), born in Prudhoe, Northumberland, England (d. 1965)
  • 1874-04-28 Sidney Toler, American actor, director and playwright (Madame X, Meeting at Midnight), born in Warrensburg, Missouri (d. 1947)
  • 1874-05-27 Dustin Farnum, American actor (Squaw Man, Virginian, The Flaming Frontier), born in Hampton Beach, New Hampshire (d. 1929)
  • 1874-06-17 Grant Mitchell, American actor (The Man Who Came to Dinner), born in Columbus, Ohio (d. 1957)
  • 1874-07-31 Clarence Kolb, American actor and performer, born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1964)
  • 1874-10-08 Nance O'Neil, American actor (Cimarron), born in Oakland, California (d. 1965)
  • 1874-11-13 Henry Kolker, German-American actor and director (Holiday, Baby Face, Mad Love), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1947)
  • 1874-12-11 Paul Wegener, German actor and director (The Golem, The Student of Prague), born in Arnoldsdorf, West Prussia, Germany (d. 1948)
  • 1875-01-22 Thomas W Ross, American actor (Without Limit, Kings Row, 17, Mortal Storm), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1959)
  • 1875-03-25 Spencer Charters, American actor (3 Faces West, Big Town Girl, St Louis Kid), born in Duncannon, Pennsylvania (d. 1943)
  • 1875-04-04 Samuel S. Hinds, American actor (Raven, Test Pilot), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1948)
  • 1875-04-27 Lumsden Hare, Irish actor (Oregon Trail, Desert Fox, Young Bess), born in Ireland (d. 1964)
  • 1875-06-12 Sam De Grasse, Canadian actor, born in Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada (d. 1953)
  • 1875-07-31 Harry Northrup [Henri N.], French-born American poet and actor (The Heart of Maryland, The Unchastened Woman), born in Paris, France (d. 1936)
  • 1875-09-12 Matsunosuke Onoe [Tsuruzo Nakamura], Japanese actor (Araki Mataemon, Yajîkita: zenpen), born in Naka-ku, Okayama, Okayama Prefecture, Japan (d. 1926)
  • 1875-10-26 H. B. Warner, British actor (Sunset Boulevard, The King of Kings), born in London, England (d. 1958)
  • 1875-12-02 Frank Reicher, German-American actor (King Kong, Son of Kong), born in Munich, Germany (d. 1965)
  • 1875-12-22 Johannes "Jan" Musch, Dutch actor (Dead Water), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1960)
  • 1876-02-03 William Tedmarsh, British silent movie actor (Two Beds and No Sleep), born in London, England (d. 1937)
  • 1876-03-16 Charles Halton, British stage actor (Dr Cyclops, Tugboat Annie Sails Again), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1959)
  • 1876-07-04 William Farnum, American actor (Spoilers, Man who Fights Alone), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1953)
  • 1876-12-09 Berton Churchill, Canadian-American actor (I'm Nobody's Sweetheart Now), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 1940)
  • 1877-01-04 Gibson Gowland, British film actor (Greed, Blind Husbands, The Phantom of the Opera), born in Spennymoor, Durham, England (d. 1951)
  • 1877-06-17 Russell Simpson, American actor (San Francisco, Abraham Lincoln), born in Danville, California (d. 1959)
  • 1877-06-19 Charles Coburn, American actor (Around the World in 80 Days, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes), born in Savannah, Georgia (d. 1961)
  • 1877-09-26 Edmund Gwenn, English actor (Miracle on 34th Street), born in London, England (d. 1959)
  • 1877-11-16 Halliwell Hobbes, British actor (Gaslight, Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde), born in Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, England (d. 1962)
  • 1877-12-18 Max Pallenberg, Austrian extempore farce actor (Morn to Midnight), husband of Operetta star Fritzi Massary, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1934)
  • 1878-01-16 Harry Carey [Henry DeWitt Carey II], American actor (Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Red River), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1947)
  • 1878-01-17 Oscar Apfel, American actor (The Squaw Man, Inspiration, Before Dawn), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1938)
  • 1878-01-20 Finlay Currie, Scottish actor (Quo Vadis, Ivanhoe, Avengers), born in Edinburgh (d. 1968)
  • 1878-01-21 Egon Friedell, Austrian journalist, actor and writer (Kleine Portratgalerie, Der Partylowe), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1938)
  • 1878-03-16 Henry B Walthall, American actor (The Birth of a Nation, Klondike), born in Shelby City, Alabama (d. 1936)

Person of interestLionel Barrymore

1878-04-28 Lionel Barrymore [Blythe], American actor (Free Soul, Dr Kildare), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1954)

  • 1878-05-16 Taylor Holmes, American actor (Sleeping Beauty, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 1959)

Person of interestBill Robinson

1878-05-25 Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, American actor and tap dancer (Stormy Weather; The Little Colonel), born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 1949)

Tap Dancer and Actor Bill Robinson
Tap Dancer and Actor
Bill Robinson
  • 1878-06-05 William Franklin "Frank" Smith, American actor (Cowboy & Bandit, Scarlet Car, Frontier Days), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1961)
  • 1878-06-26 Ernest Torrence, Scottish actor (I Cover the Waterfront, Hunchback of Notre Dame), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1933)
  • 1878-07-14 Donald Meek, Scottish-American actor (You Can't Take It with You, Stagecoach), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1946)
  • 1878-10-09 Robert Warwick, American actor (Falcon's Adventure), born in Sacramento, California (d. 1964)
  • 1879-01-15 Ernest Thesiger, English actor (Bride of Frankenstein, Ghoul), born in London, England (d. 1961)
  • 1879-02-05 Edward Rigby, British actor (Star Look Down, Young & Innocent), born in Ashford, Kent, England (d. 1951)
  • 1879-03-05 Walter Long, American actor (Moby-Dick, Sheik, Sea Devils, Dragnet Patrol), born in Nashua, New Hampshire (d. 1952)
  • 1879-06-09 Dudley Digges, Irish actor (Mutiny on the Bounty, The Invisible Man), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1947)
  • 1879-06-30 Walter Hampden, American actor (Five Fingers, Hunchback of Notre Dame), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1955)
  • 1879-08-21 Henry Ainley, English actor (As You Like It), born in Morley, West Yorkshire, England (d. 1945)
  • 1879-09-06 Neal Rev Dodd, American actor (You Belong to Me), born in Fort Madison, Iowa (d. 1966)
  • 1879-09-06 Max Schreck, German actor (Count Orlok-Nosferatu), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1936)
  • 1879-09-28 Benjamin Christensen, Danish actor (Barnet, Mockery) and film director (Häxan), born in Viborg Denmark (d. 1959)
  • 1879-10-03 Warner Oland, Swedish actor (The Jazz Singer, Charlie Chan), born in Nyby, Västerbottens län, Sweden (d. 1938)

Person of interestWill Rogers

1879-11-04 Will Rogers, American humorist and actor (Judge Priest), born in Oologah, Oklahoma (d. 1935)

Humorist Will Rogers
Humorist
Will Rogers
  • 1879-11-08 King Baggot, American actor and director (Tumbleweeds), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 1948)
  • 1879-11-15 Lewis Stone, American actor (The Lost World, Prisoner of Zenda), born in Worcester, Massachusetts (d. 1953)
  • 1879-12-16 William Duncan, Scottish actor (Hopalong Rides Again, Thunder Trail), born in Dundee, Tayside, Scotland (d. 1961)
  • 1879-12-27 Robert Greig, Australian actor (Sullivan's Travels, Horse Feathers), born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (d. 1958)
  • 1879-12-27 Sydney Greenstreet, British actor (Casablanca, Maltese Falcon), born in Sandwich, Kent, England (d. 1954)
  • 1880-01-06 Tom Mix [Thomas Hezikiah Mix], American silent screen cowboy actor (Dick Turpin), born in Mix Run, Pennsylvania (d. 1940)
  • 1880-01-29 W C Fields [William Claude Dukenfield], actor (Bank Dick), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1880-02-21 Frank Orth, American actor (Boston Blackie, Brothers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1962)
  • 1880-03-12 House Peters, British silent film actor (This Is the Life, Kansas Territory), born in Bristol, England (d. 1967)
  • 1880-03-14 Oscar [Bachigaloupi] Tourniaire, Dutch actor and director (Pink Kate), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1939)
  • 1880-03-21 Broncho Billy Anderson, American actor and the 1st cowboy in a movie (The Great Train, The Lucky Dog), born in Little Rock, Arkansas (d. 1971)
  • 1880-06-15 Mahlon Hamilton, American actor (Honky Tonk, High School Girl, Mississippi), born at Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1960)
  • 1880-07-04 Pat Rooney, American vaudevillian and actor (Night Club), born in NYC, New York (d. 1962)
  • 1880-08-06 Hans Moser, Austrian actor (Hello Service Man, Once Upon a Time), born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary (d. 1964)
  • 1880-11-14 Eugene O'Brien, American actor (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm), born inBoulder, Colorado (d. 1966)
  • 1880-12-10 Fred Immler, German actor (Zapata's Gang, Madame DuBarry), born in Germany (d. 1965)
  • 1881-07-03 Leon Errol, Australian actor (Ziegfeld Follies, What a Blonde!), born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (d. 1951)
  • 1881-08-06 Leo Carrillo, American actor (American Empire, Cisco Kid), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1961)

Person of interestFrancis Ford

1881-08-14 Francis Ford, American actor (The Quiet Man), born in Portland, Maine (d. 1953)

  • 1881-09-06 Charlie Dell, American actor and comedian (Pickle in the Middle), born in NYC, New York (d. 1971)
  • 1881-09-20 Walter Kingsford, British actor (Carefree, My Favorite Blonde), born in Redhill, England (d. 1958)
  • 1881-11-01 Edward Van Sloan, American actor (Frankenstein, Dracula), born in Chaska, Minnesota (d. 1964)

Weddings in Film & TV

Weddings 101 - 200 of 639


LoveWedding of Interest

1957-02-09 Actor Richard Harris (26) weds socialite Elizabeth Rees (20)

Actor and Singer Richard Harris
Actor and Singer
Richard Harris

LoveWedding of Interest

1957-10-14 Actor Marlon Brando (33) marries actress Anna Kashfi (23)

LoveWedding of Interest

1957-12-28 "Rebel Without A Cause" actress Natalie Wood (19) weds actor Robert Wagner (27) at Scottsdale United Methodist Church in Scottsdale, Arizona

LoveWedding of Interest

1958-01-29 Academy Award-winning actor Paul Newman (33) weds "The Three Faces of Eve" actress Joanne Woodward (27) at the El Rancho hotel-casino in Las Vegas

Actor and Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor and Entrepreneur
Paul Newman
Actress Joanne Woodward
Actress
Joanne Woodward
  • 1958-05-07 "The Mark of Zorro" actor Tyrone Power (44) weds Debbie Ann Minardos

LoveWedding of Interest

1958-08-09 Actor Robert Redford (21) weds Lola Van Wagenen in Las Vegas, Nevada

LoveWedding of Interest

1959-09-19 Academy award-winning actor Rod Steiger (34) weds stage and film actress Claire Bloom (28) in Los Angeles, California

LoveWedding of Interest

1960-03-31 Actor Yul Brynner (44) weds fashion house executive Doris Kleiner (32) in Mexico City

LoveWedding of Interest

1960-07-16 Actress Vera Miles (30) weds actor Keith Larsen (36)

Actress Vera Miles
Actress
Vera Miles

LoveWedding of Interest

1961-03-17 Actor Christopher Lee (38) weds actress Gitte Lee (25)

LoveWedding of Interest

1961-12-23 Actor Martin Sheen (21) weds Janet Templeton

LoveWedding of Interest

1962-03-21 Academy award-winning British actor Rex Harrison (54) weds actress and third wife Rachel Roberts (34) in Genoa, Italy

LoveWedding of Interest

1962-06-17 Actor Jack Nicholson (25) weds Sandra Knight (22) in Los Angeles

LoveWedding of Interest

1962-08-17 Actor Jack Lemmon (37) weds actress and model Felicia Farr (29) in Paris, France

LoveWedding of Interest

1962-10-09 French singer Édith Piaf (46) marries French Greek actor Théo Sarapo (26)

Singer Edith Piaf
Singer
Edith Piaf

LoveWedding of Interest

1962-12-06 Actor Sean Connery (32) weds actress Diane Cilento on Gibraltar

LoveWedding of Interest

1963-01-12 Actor and comedian Bob Newhart (33) weds Virginia "Ginnie" Quinn

Comedian and Actor Bob Newhart
Comedian and Actor
Bob Newhart

LoveWedding of Interest

1963-03-21 Singer and actress Barbra Streisand (20) marries actor Elliott Gould (24)

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand

LoveWedding of Interest

1963-06-01 Actor Rod Taylor (33) weds model Mary Hilem (25) at Westwood Community Methodist Church in Hollywood

Actor Rod Taylor
Actor
Rod Taylor

LoveWedding of Interest

1963-09-08 Academy Award-winning actress Geraldine Page (38) weds actor Rip Torn (32) in Pinal, Arizona

LoveWedding of Interest

1963-11-12 Singer and actor Robert Goulet (30) weds actress Carol Lawrence (31)

Singer and Actor Robert Goulet
Singer and Actor
Robert Goulet

LoveWedding of Interest

1964-01-25 Comedian and actor Bill Cosby marries Camille Olivia Hanks

Actor/Comedian Bill Cosby
Actor/Comedian
Bill Cosby

LoveWedding of Interest

1964-02-19 Actor Peter Sellers (38) weds actress Britt Ekland in London, England

Actor and Comedian Peter Sellers
Actor and Comedian
Peter Sellers

LoveWedding of Interest

1964-03-15 Actress Elizabeth Taylor (32) marries for the 5th time to actor Richard Burton (38)

Stage and Screen Actor Richard Burton
Stage and Screen Actor
Richard Burton
Actress Elizabeth Taylor
Actress
Elizabeth Taylor

LoveWedding of Interest

1964-06-27 Broadway musical actress-singer Ethel Merman (56) weds Academy Award-winning actor Ernest Borgnine (47) in Beverly Hills, California; divorce 1964

LoveWedding of Interest

1964-08-17 Bruce Lee (23), Hong Kong and American martial artist and actor, weds Linda Emery (19), teacher

Martial Artist and Actor Bruce Lee
Martial Artist and Actor
Bruce Lee

LoveWedding of Interest

1964-11-12 Academy Award-winning actress Ellen Burstyn weds actor Neil Nephew

Actress Ellen Burstyn
Actress
Ellen Burstyn

LoveWedding of Interest

1964-11-22 Actress Rosemary Clooney weds actor José Ferrer for the second time in Los Angeles, California

LoveWedding of Interest

1965-10-07 Actress and comedian Phyllis Diller (48) weds actor Warde Donovan

Comedienne and Actress Phyllis Diller
Comedienne and Actress
Phyllis Diller

LovePerson of Interest

1965-11-14 American singer and actress Judy Garland (43) weds American actor Mark Herron (37); divorce in 1969

Actress Judy Garland
Actress
Judy Garland
  • 1966-09-10 Actor John Lithgow (20) weds Jean Taynton

LoveWedding of Interest

1966-12-18 Actor Strother Martin (47) weds Helen Meisels

  • 1967-04-02 British–American actress Lynn Redgrave (24) marries British actor John Clark (34); divorce in 2000
  • 1967-05-08 "Bye Bye Birdie" actress Ann-Margret (26) weds actor and screenwriter Roger Smith (34)

LoveWedding of Interest

1967-06-24 NFL running back, broadcaster, actor and later criminal O.J. Simpson (19) marries Marguerite Whitley

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson

LoveWedding of Interest

1967-06-29 Actress Maggie Smith (32) weds actor Robert Stephens (35) in Greenwich, England

Actress Maggie Smith
Actress
Maggie Smith

LoveWedding of Interest

1967-10-22 Actor Morgan Freeman (30) weds Jeanette Adair Bradshaw

LovePerson of Interest

1968-06-15 Actor Dudley Moore (33) weds actress Suzy Kendall; divorced in 1972

Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician Dudley Moore
Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician
Dudley Moore
  • 1968-08-25 "The Outlaw" actress Jane Russell (47) weds actor Roger Barrett (47) at the Community Presbyterian Church in Beverly Hills, California

LoveWedding of Interest

1968-10-05 "The Dirty Dozen" actor Charles Bronson (46) weds Jill Ireland

LoveWedding of Interest

1969-05-04 Actor Dustin Hoffman (31) weds actress Anne Byrne (25)

LoveWedding of Interest

1970-10-18 Actor Lee Marvin (46) weds radio producer Pamela Feeley (40)

Actor Lee Marvin
Actor
Lee Marvin

LoveWedding of Interest

1970-10-31 "Easy Rider" director and actor Dennis Hopper (34) weds singer Michelle Phillips (26) in Mexico

Actor and Director Dennis Hopper
Actor and Director
Dennis Hopper

LoveWedding of Interest

1971-02-05 Actress Judi Dench (36) weds actor Michael Williams (35) at St Mary's Catholic Church in Hampstead, London

Actress Judi Dench
Actress
Judi Dench

LoveWedding of Interest

1971-04-10 Actress Penny Marshall marries actor and director Rob Reiner

Actor and Director Penny Marshall
Actor and Director
Penny Marshall

LoveWedding of Interest

1971-08-05 Five-time Grammy Award singer Donna Summer [nee Gaines] (22) weds actor Helmuth Sommer; divorce in 1976

Singer Donna Summer
Singer
Donna Summer
  • 1972-08-05 "The Addams Family" actor John Astin (42) weds actress Patty Duke (25); divorce 1985

LoveWedding of Interest

1972-12-27 Actor Billy Dee Williams (35) weds Teruko Nakagami

LoveWedding of Interest

1973-01-08 Actor Michael Caine (40) weds model Shakira Baksh (25) at Candlelight Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas, Nevada

LoveWedding of Interest

1973-06-03 Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan marries actress Jaya Bhaduri

LoveWedding of Interest

1973-07-28 "Charlie's Angels" actress Farrah Fawcett (26) weds "The Six Million Dollar Man" actor Lee Majors (34) at the Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles, California

LoveWedding of Interest

1973-10-20 Canadian actor William Shatner (Star Trek) marries Marcy Lafferty

LoveWedding of Interest

1976-01-23 Actor Sidney Poitier (48) weds actress Joanna Shimkus

  • 1976-06-25 Actor Peter Lawford (52) weds aspiring actress Deborah Gould (25)

LoveWedding of Interest

1976-07-11 Singer and actor Frank Sinatra (60) marries 4th wife Barbara Marx (45)

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra
  • 1977-02-18 British actor Peter Sellers (51) weds (his 4th time), British actress Lynne Frederick (22), in Paris, France
  • 1977-06-14 English model Twiggy Lawson (27) weds actor Michael Witney (45)

LoveWedding of Interest

1978-03-28 Actor Jeremy Irons (29) weds actress Sinéad Cusack (30)

  • 1978-05-05 "Happy Days" actor Anson Williams (28) weds Lorrie Maheffey

LoveWedding of Interest

1978-08-23 Actress Kate Jackson (29) weds actor Andrew Stevens (23) in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts

Actress Kate Jackson
Actress
Kate Jackson

LoveWedding of Interest

1978-12-17 Star Wars actor Mark Hamill (26) weds dental hygienist Marilou York (23) on a civil ceremony

LoveWedding of Interest

1979-03-17 Actor Kurt Russell (28) weds actress Season Hubley (28)

LoveWedding of Interest

1980-01-14 Actor Samuel L. Jackson (31) weds sports channel producer LaTanya Richardson (30)

LoveWedding of Interest

1980-06-07 Actor Mel Gibson (24) weds Robyn Moore (24) in Forestville, New South Wales

Actor and Film Director Mel Gibson
Actor and Film Director
Mel Gibson

LoveWedding of Interest

1980-07-11 Actor Michael Biehn (23) weds actress Carlene Olson (25)

LoveWedding of Interest

1980-08-13 Actor James Woods (33) weds costume designer Kathryn Morrison

LoveWedding of Interest

1981-01-25 Actor Bill Murray (30) weds Margaret Kelly on Super Bowl Sunday in Las Vegas

Actor/Comedian Bill Murray
Actor/Comedian
Bill Murray
  • 1981-10-05 "The Hollywood Knights" actress Michelle Pfeiffer (23) weds actor Peter Horton (28) in Santa Monica

LoveWedding of Interest

1981-11-26 Legendary American jazz trumpeter Miles Davis (55) weds American "Sounder" actress Cicely Tyson (47) at the home of actor Bill Cosby (divorced, 1989)

Jazz Musician Miles Davis
Jazz Musician
Miles Davis

LoveWedding of Interest

1982-01-28 Actor Danny DeVito (37) weds actress Rhea Perlman (33)

LoveWedding of Interest

1982-06-05 Actor Michael Keaton (30) weds actress Caroline McWilliams (37)

LovePerson of Interest

1982-08-02 "Dangerous Liaisons" actor John Malkovich (28) weds film and stage actress Glenne Headly (27)

LoveWedding of Interest

1983-03-04 Actor Harrison Ford marries screenwriter Melissa Mathison (divorced 2004)

LoveWedding of Interest

1983-06-17 Singer and actor Glenn Frey (34) weds Janie Beggs

Rock Vocalist Glenn Frey
Rock Vocalist
Glenn Frey

LoveWedding of Interest

1983-06-25 Actor Denzel Washington (28) weds actress Pauletta Pearson (33)

LoveWedding of Interest

1983-11-21 Actor Ed Harris (33) weds actress Amy Madigan (33)

Actor Ed Harris
Actor
Ed Harris

LoveWedding of Interest

1983-12-24 Actor Johnny Depp (20) weds Lori Anne Allison

LoveWedding of Interest

1984-03-24 "Knight Rider" actor David Hasselhoff (32) weds "One Life to Live" actress Catherine Hickland (28)

LoveWedding of Interest

1984-09-14 Stage and screen actor Gene Wilder (51) weds "Saturday Night Live" actress-comedian Gilda Radner (38) in France

LoveWedding of Interest

1984-12-15 Singer and actress Olivia Newton-John marries 1st husband actor Matt Lattanzi

Singer and Actress Olivia Newton-John
Singer and Actress
Olivia Newton-John

LoveWedding of Interest

1984-12-18 Actress Jamie Lee Curtis (26) weds actor Christopher Guest (37) in New York

  • 1985-02-02 NFL running back, broadcaster, actor and felon O.J. Simpson marries second wife Nicole Brown (murdered 1994)

LoveWedding of Interest

1985-08-16 Singer Madonna weds actor Sean Penn on her 27th birthday

Pop Star Madonna
Pop Star
Madonna
Actor and Political Activist Sean Penn
Actor and Political Activist
Sean Penn

LoveWedding of Interest

1985-12-15 Actor Sylvester Stallone (39) weds "Rocky IV" actress Brigitte Nielsen (22) in Beverly Hills, California

Actor and Director Sylvester Stallone
Actor and Director
Sylvester Stallone

LoveWedding of Interest

1986-04-26 Actor/body builder Arnold Schwarzenegger weds newscaster Maria Shriver

Actor, Body Builder and Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger
Actor, Body Builder and Governor of California
Arnold Schwarzenegger

LoveWedding of Interest

1986-11-20 Comedian and actor Steve Martin (41) weds actress Victoria Tennant (36)

Actor and Comedian Steve Martin
Actor and Comedian
Steve Martin

LoveWedding of Interest

1986-12-17 Actor Harry Morgan (71) weds Barbara Bushman

LoveWedding of Interest

1987-05-06 Actor Yun Fat Chow (31) weds Jasmine Tan


Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2011-11-13 Torrei Hart divorces actor and comedian Kevin Hart (32) due to irreconcilable differences after 8 years of marriage

Comedian and Actor Kevin Hart
Comedian and Actor
Kevin Hart
  • 2012-03-18 "Twilight" actor Peter Facinelli (38) divorces "Beverly Hills 90210" actress Jennie Garth (39) due to irreconcilable differences after 11 years of marriage

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2012-04-25 Comedian and actor Martin Lawrence (47) files for divorce from Shamicka Gibbs due to irreconcilable differences after 1.5 years of marriage

Comedian Martin Lawrence
Comedian
Martin Lawrence
  • 2012-05-25 Actress Halina Mlynkova (35) divorces actor Lukasz Nowicki (39) after 9 years of marriage
  • 2012-06-05 NBC musical drama series "Smash" actress Debra Messing (43) divorces actor and producer Daniel Zelman (44) by their mutual decision after 10 years of marriage

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2012-06-29 Actress Katie Holmes (33) divorces American film actor and producer Tom Cruise (50) allegedly due to disagreement about their religious beliefs and the raising of their daughter Suri, after 5 years of marriage

Actress Katie Holmes
Actress
Katie Holmes
Actor Tom Cruise
Actor
Tom Cruise

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2012-07-16 British actor-comedian Russell Brand (36) divorces American pop star Katy Perry (27) due to irreconcilable differences a year after the fairy-tale wedding in India

Comedian Russell Brand
Comedian
Russell Brand
Pop Star Katy Perry
Pop Star
Katy Perry
  • 2012-07-25 Actress Sunny Mabrey (36) divorces "Brotherhood" actor Ethan Embry (34) due to irreconcilable differences after almost 7 years marriage
  • 2012-08-22 "General Hospital" actress Vanessa Marcil (39) divorces actor Carmine Giovinazzo (44) due to irreconcilable differences after 2 years of marriage

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2013-05-28 Actress Courteney Cox and actor David Arquette divorce after 13 years of marriage

Actress Courteney Cox
Actress
Courteney Cox

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2013-11-27 Actor Ashton Kutcher (35) divorces actress Demi Moore (51) due to irreconcilable differences after 8 years of marriage

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2014-06-06 Actress Melanie Griffith (45) and actor Antonio Banderas (53) file for divorce citing irreconcilable differences after 18 years of marriage

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2014-12-12 Actor and comedian Nick Cannon (37) files for divorce from singer Mariah Carey (48) after 6 years of marriage

Singer Mariah Carey
Singer
Mariah Carey
Actor & Rapper Nick Cannon
Actor & Rapper
Nick Cannon

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2016-05-12 Actress Billie Piper and fellow actor Laurence Fox divorce after 8 years of marriage

Singer and Actress Billie Piper
Singer and Actress
Billie Piper

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2016-05-23 Actress Amber Heard (30) files for divorce from fellow actor Johnny Depp (52)

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2016-07-29 Comedians and actors Amy Poehler and Will Arnett divorce after 12 years of marriage

Actress and Comedian Amy Poehler
Actress and Comedian
Amy Poehler

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2016-09-19 Actress Angelina Jolie (41) files for divorce from fellow actor Brad Pitt (52) citing irreconcilable differences

Actor and Producer Brad Pitt
Actor and Producer
Brad Pitt
Actress Angelina Jolie
Actress
Angelina Jolie
  • 2016-09-26 Actress Naomi Watts and actor Liv Schreiber announce their separation after 11 years together

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2019-08-11 Singer Miley Cyrus and actor Liam Hemsworth announce their separation and intention to divorce

Actress and Singer Miley Cyrus
Actress and Singer
Miley Cyrus
Actor Liam Hemsworth
Actor
Liam Hemsworth

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2020-01-20 Actor Liam Hemsworth and singer Miley Cyrus divorce after a year of marriage

Actor Liam Hemsworth
Actor
Liam Hemsworth
Actress and Singer Miley Cyrus
Actress and Singer
Miley Cyrus

Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 101 - 200 of 3,852

  • 1934-04-14 Karl Dane, Danish-American comedian and actor (The Big Parade) dies at 47
  • 1934-06-27 Max Pallenberg, Austrian extempore farce actor (Morn to Midnight), husband of Operetta star Fritzi Massary, dies in air crash at 56
  • 1934-09-02 Russ Columbo [Ruggiero Eugenio di Rodolfo Colombo], American baritone, violinist and actor (You Call It Madness, But I Call It Love), is shot at 26
  • 1934-10-05 Jean Vigo, French actor and director (Zero For Conduct, L'Atlante), dies of complications from tuberculosis at 29
  • 1935-03-06 Fridolf Rhudin, Swedish actor and comedian (The Wrong Millionaire, Secret Svensson), dies from brain fever at 39
  • 1935-03-10 Barend Barendse, Dutch actor and director (Heilig recht), dies at 82

Person of interestWill Rogers

1935-08-15 Will Rogers, American humorist and actor (Judge Priest), dies in a plane crash in Alaska at 55

Humorist Will Rogers
Humorist
Will Rogers
  • 1936-01-09 John Gilbert, American actor, screenwriter and director (The Hater of Men, Man, Woman and Sin), dies from a heart attack at 40
  • 1936-02-20 Max Schreck, German actor (Count Orlok-Nosferatu), dies of a heart attack at 56
  • 1936-03-18 Egon Friedell, Austrian journalist, actor and writer (Kleine Portratgalerie, Der Partylowe), commits suicide to avoid arrest by the Gestapo at 58
  • 1936-04-26 Tammany Young, American actor, dies at 49
  • 1936-06-17 Henry B Walthall, American actor (The Birth of a Nation, Klondike), dies at 58
  • 1936-07-02 Harry Northrup [Henri N.], French-born American poet and actor (The Heart of Maryland, The Unchastened Woman), dies at 60
  • 1936-07-11 James Murray, American actor (The Crowd, The Shakedown), drowns at 35
  • 1936-08-15 Henry Lytton, British actor and opera singer (The Mikado), dies at 71
  • 1937-01-02 Ross Alexander, American stage and film actor (Captain Blood, Boulder Dam), commits suicide by gunshot at 29
  • 1937-03-06 Frank Vosper, British actor (The Man Who Knew Too Much, Rome Express), dies at sea at 37
  • 1937-04-29 William Gillette, American stage and silent film actor (Sherlock Holmes), and playwright (Secret Service), dies at 83
  • 1937-05-01 Snitz Edwards [Edward Neumann], Hungarian-American stage and silent film actor ("Phantom of the Opera"; "College"), dies at 69
  • 1937-05-10 William Tedmarsh, British silent movie actor (Two Beds and No Sleep), dies at 61
  • 1937-06-25 Colin Clive, British actor (Frankenstein, Bride of Frankenstein, Mad Love), dies from complications of tuberculosis at 37
  • 1937-10-15 James Marcus, American actor (The Eagle, The Lonely Trail), dies from a heart attack at 70
  • 1937-11-06 Johnston Forbes-Robertson, British actor and theatre director (Kathleen), dies at 84
  • 1937-11-10 Nikolai Batalov, Russian actor (Tretya meshchanskaya, Mother), dies from tuberculosis at 37
  • 1937-12-12 Alfred Abel, actor (Dr Mabuse, Metropolis), dies at 57
  • 1937-12-21 Ted Healy [Ernest Lee Nash], American actor and comedian (Mad Love, San Francisco, Soup to Nuts), dies from acute toxic nephritis at 41
  • 1938-01-12 Gösta Ekman (senior), Swedish actor (b. 1890)
  • 1938-03-21 Oscar Apfel, American actor (The Squaw Man, Inspiration, Before Dawn), dies from a heart attack at 60
  • 1938-05-14 Jacobus C J "Jacques" Hermans, actor (Ghetto), dies at 81
  • 1938-08-06 Warner Oland, Swedish actor (The Jazz Singer, Charlie Chan), dies at 58
  • 1938-09-04 Clifford Dempsey, actor (Salute), dies at 73
  • 1938-11-23 August Kiehl, Dutch actor (Op hoop van zegen, De kribbebijter), dies at 84
  • 1939-01-10 Jameson Thomas, British actor (Piccadilly, Farmer's Wife), dies from tuberculosis at 50
  • 1939-06-09 Owen Moore, Irish actor (She Done Him Wrong), commits suicide at 52
  • 1939-06-18 Frans "Sas" van Aerschot, Flemish operetta actor (Paljas), dies at 73
  • 1939-09-05 Cornelis J "Cor" van Ast, Dutch actor and director (Ghost Hotel, Two Boys), dies at 67
  • 1939-11-12 Oscar [Bachigaloupi] Tourniaire, Dutch actor and director (Pink Kate), dies at 59
  • 1939-11-13 George Nicholls Jr, actor (Finishing School), dies at 42

Person of interestDouglas Fairbanks

1939-12-12 Douglas Fairbanks, American actor (The Mark of Zorro, 3 Musketeers, Robin Hood), dies from a heart attack at 56

  • 1939-12-19 Willem Benoy, Flemish actor and director (The White), dies at 57
  • 1940-02-02 Vsevolod Meyerhold [Karl Kasimir Theodor], Russian theatrical director and actor (Houligan), executed during the Great Purge at 65
  • 1940-03-01 Josef Swickard, German actor (The Wizard of Oz, Lost City, Tale of 2 Cities), dies at 73
  • 1940-03-10 Louis de Vries, Dutch actor (Blokkade, Ghetto, Merchant of Venice), dies at 68
  • 1940-05-28 Randle Ayrton, British actor (The Manxman, Nell Gwyn), dies at 70
  • 1940-05-28 Walter Connolly, American actor (It Happened One Night, Good Earth), dies from a stroke at 53
  • 1940-06-06 E. E. Clive, Welsh actor (Night Must Fall, Dark Hour), dies at 56
  • 1940-06-07 James Hall, American actor (Hell's Angels, Four Sons), dies of cirrhosis at 39
  • 1940-07-15 Donald Calthrop, British actor (Blackmail, Scrooge, Rome Express), dies from a heart attack at 52
  • 1940-08-13 George C. Pearce, American actor (The Shadow Sinister, British Agent, Valiant), dies at 75
  • 1940-09-10 Edward LeSaint, American actor and director (Modern Times, The Dumb Messenger), dies at 69
  • 1940-10-10 Berton Churchill, Canadian-American actor (I'm Nobody's Sweetheart Now), dies at 63
  • 1940-10-12 Tom Mix, American actor (Texan, Hidden Gold), dies at 60
  • 1940-12-05 Wilfred Lucas, Canadian actor (Pardon Us, Chump at Oxford), dies at 69
  • 1940-12-13 George Regas, Greek actor (The Mark of Zorro), dies at 50
  • 1941-01-10 Joe Penner, Hungarian-born comedian and actor (b. 1904)
  • 1941-06-10 Herschel Mayall, actor (Tale of 2 Cities), dies at 78
  • 1941-07-29 James Stephenson, British actor (Letter, Espionage Agent, Nancy Drew), dies at 52
  • 1942-01-31 Rolf Wenkhaus, German actor (Spoiling the Game, S.A.-Mann Brand), dies when his plane is shot down during WWII at 24
  • 1942-05-29 John Barrymore, American actor (Beloved Rogue, Dinner at 8), dies from cirrhosis of the liver and kidney failure at 60
  • 1942-09-10 Nachman N "Neddy" Bamberg, actor, dies in Auschwitz at 63
  • 1942-11-11 Hector Abbas, Flemish actor and director (Rosa Lynd Company), dies at 58
  • 1942-11-16 Joseph Schmidt, Austrian-Hungarian tenor and actor (Der Liebesexpreß, A Star Fell from Heaven), dies from a heart attack at 38
  • 1942-11-30 Buck Jones [Charles F Gebhart], American Western actor (Just Pals, Forbidden Trails, War Horse), dies in a fire at 50
  • 1943-01-25 Spencer Charters, American actor (3 Faces West, Big Town Girl, St Louis Kid), dies at 67
  • 1943-02-19 Lynne Overman, American actor (Reap the Wild Wind), dies from a heart attack at 55
  • 1943-03-10 Tully Marshall, American actor (Let's Go, Red Dust), dies at 78
  • 1943-04-03 Conrad Veidt, German actor (Casablanca, Cabinet of Dr Calgary), dies from a heart attack at 50
  • 1943-05-17 Montagu Love, actor (Wind), dies at 65
  • 1943-06-01 Leslie Howard [Stainer], British actor (Gone With the Wind, Of Human Bondage), dies after Nazis shoot down his plane at 50
  • 1943-06-11 Sam[uel] de Vries, actor (Boefje, In Sobibor), dies at 50
  • 1943-07-14 Johannes "Frits" Bakker Sr, Dutch actor, dies at 74
  • 1943-07-30 Owen Nares [Ramsay], British actor and manager (Maiden Erleigh), dies from a heart attack at 54
  • 1943-10-07 Eugeniusz Bodo [Bohdan Eugène Junod], Polish film director, producer and comedic actor, dies in the Gulag at 43
  • 1943-11-07 Dwight Frye, American actor (Black Camel, Dracula, Frankenstein), dies from a heart attack at 44
  • 1943-11-19 André Antoine, French actor and stage manager (founded Théâtre-Libre), dies at 85
  • 1943-12-30 Hobart Bosworth, American actor (Woman of Affairs, Big Parade), dies at 76
  • 1944-03-18 Benjamin Delmonte, theater director and actor (Black Haired Whore), dies at 79
  • 1944-07-01 Carl Mayer, Austrian-Jewish actor (Dreaming Lips, Ariane, Sunrise), dies of cancer at 49
  • 1944-08-22 Raymond Aimos, actor (Golem, Mayerling, La Bandera), dies at 55
  • 1944-12-09 Laird Cregar, actor (Charley's Aunt, Hangover Square), dies at 28
  • 1945-07-19 George Barbier, American actor (Tarzan's Revenge, Wife vs Secretary), dies at 80
  • 1945-09-01 Jacobus W G Balfoort, Dutch actor (Heimwee, Head On), dies at 57
  • 1945-10-21 Henry Armetta, Italian-American actor (The Black Cat, Bell for Adano, Big Store), dies from a heart attack at 57
  • 1945-10-31 Henry Ainley, English actor (As You Like It), dies at 66
  • 1945-12-14 Forrester Harvey, Irish actor (Rebecca, Tarzan, Chump at Oxford), dies at 61
  • 1945-12-31 Don Douglas, Scottish actor (The Black Castle), dies at 40
  • 1946-01-05 George "Slim" Summerville, American actor (All Quiet on the Western Front, Keystone Cops), dies of a stroke at 53

Person of interestGeorge Arliss

1946-02-05 George Arliss, British Academy Award-winning actor (Disraeli; Devil; Green Goddess), dies at 77

  • 1946-02-08 Miles Mander, British actor (Tower of London, Wuthering Heights, Murder!), dies from a heart attack at 57
  • 1946-03-12 Philip Merivale, British actor (Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Nothing But Trouble), dies from a heart ailment at 59
  • 1946-04-01 Noah Beery, American character actor (Story of Esther, The Mark of Zorro), dies at 64
  • 1946-04-22 Lionel Atwill, British actor (Captain Blood, To Be or Not to Be), dies at 61
  • 1946-06-01 Leo Slezak, Austrian tenor and actor (Othello, Zirkus Saran, Husaren heraus), dies from a heart attack at 72
  • 1946-06-23 William S. Hart, American silent film actor (Wild Bill Hickok, Tumbleweeds), dies at 75
  • 1946-09-20 Raimu [Jules Auguste Cesar Muraire], French actor (The Baker's Wife, Marius, Fanny), dies from a heart attack at 62
  • 1946-09-25 Heinrich George [Georg August Friedrich Hermann Schulz], German actor (Hitlerjunge Quex), dies at 52
  • 1946-11-18 Donald Meek, Scottish-American actor (You Can't Take It with You, Stagecoach), dies at 86
  • 1946-12-12 Ben Carter, American actor (Crash Dive, Dark Alibi, Maryland), dies from diphtheria at 35
  • 1946-12-31 Frederik "Frits" Tartaud, Dutch actor and husband of Dutch actress Alida Klein, dies at 89
  • 1947-02-12 Sidney Toler, American actor, director and playwright (Madame X, Meeting at Midnight), dies at 72

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