Actors in History (Part 2)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 6,959

  • 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), is born (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)
  • 1872-11-03 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)
  • 1874-02-28 Soledad Jiménez, Spanish actress (Kid Galahad, The Phantom of the Range), born in Santander, Spain (d. 1966)
  • 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, American poet and actor (Who's That Knocking at My Door), born in Paris, France (d. 1936)
  • 1875-09-12 Matsunosuke Onoe [Tsuruzo Nakamura], Japanese actor, 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)
  • 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, Canada (d. 1940)
  • 1877-01-04 Gibson Gowland, British actor (Greed, Blind Husbands, The Phantom of the Opera), born in Spennymoor, Durham, England (d. 1877)
  • 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)

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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)
  • 1878-05-25 Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, American actor and tap dancer (Stormy Weather, Little Colonel), born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 1949)
  • 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)
  • 1878-10-09 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)

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

Humorist Will Rogers
Humorist
Will Rogers
  • 1879-11-15 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)
  • 1880-07-14 Donald Meek, Scottish actor (Stage Fair, Stagecoach), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1946)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 1881-12-15 James Schneider, American actor (The Key to Yesterday, Keystone Kops), born in NYC, New York (d. 1967)
  • 1882-01-03 Willem Benoy, Flemish actor and director (Pygmalion), born in Antwerpen, Flanders, Belgium (d. 1939)
  • 1882-01-10 Charles Trowbridge, Mexican-American actor (Fatal Hour), born in Veracruz, Mexico (d. 1967)
  • 1882-01-12 Milton Sills, American actor (The Sea Hawk), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1930)
  • 1882-01-17 Noah Beery, American character actor (Story of Esther, The Mark of Zorro), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1946)
  • 1882-01-22 Theodore Kosloff, Russian-born actor, ballet dancer and choreographer, born in Moscow, Russian Empire (d. 1956)
  • 1882-02-08 George Siegmann, American actor (Birth of Nation, Queen of Sheba, Oliver Twist), born in NYC, New York (d. 1928)
  • 1882-02-15 John Barrymore, American actor (Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1942)
  • 1882-03-06 Guy Kibbee, American actor (Big Shot), born in El Paso, Texas (d. 1956)
  • 1882-05-10 Thurston Hall, American actor (Roaming Lady, In Society), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1958)
  • 1882-05-23 James Gleason, American writer and actor (Bishop's Wife, Flying Fool), born in NYC, New York (d. 1959)
  • 1882-05-25 Harry Fox [Arthur Carringford], American vaudeville dancer, comedian and actor (Talent Scout), born in Pomona, California (d. 1959)
  • 1882-07-16 Edward Earle, Canadian actor (Charlie Chan-Meeting at Midnight), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 1972)
  • 1882-07-16 Felix Locher, Swiss actor (Frankenstein's Daughter), born in Berne, Switzerland (d. 1969)

Weddings in Film & TV

Weddings 101 - 200 of 615

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

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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

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

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

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1960-06-04 "Last Tango In Paris" actor Marlon Brando (36) weds Mexican-American actress Movita Castaneda (42)

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Actress Vera Miles
Actress
Vera Miles

HeartWedding of Interest

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

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

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

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

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

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

Singer Edith Piaf
Singer
Edith Piaf

HeartWedding of Interest

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

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

Comedian and Actor Bob Newhart
Comedian and Actor
Bob Newhart

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand

HeartWedding 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

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

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

American Singer and Actor Robert Goulet
American Singer and Actor
Robert Goulet

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Actor/Comedian Bill Cosby
Actor/Comedian
Bill Cosby

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Actor and Comedian Peter Sellers
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Peter Sellers
  • 1964-03-15 Actress Elizabeth Taylor (32) marries for the 5th time to actor Richard Burton (38)

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

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

Karate Star/Actor Bruce Lee
Karate Star/Actor
Bruce Lee

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

Actress Ellen Burstyn
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Ellen Burstyn

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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Comedienne and Actress Phyllis Diller
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Phyllis Diller
  • 1966-09-10 Actor John Lithgow (20) weds Jean Taynton

HeartWedding of Interest

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

  • 1967-05-08 "Bye Bye Birdie" actress Ann-Margret (26) weds actor and screenwriter Roger Smith (34)

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Actress Maggie Smith
Actress
Maggie Smith

HeartWedding of Interest

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

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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

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

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

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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

HeartWedding of Interest

1971-08-05 Five-time Grammy Award singer Donna Summer (22) weds actor Helmuth Sommer

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

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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

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

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

HeartWedding of Interest

1973-07-28 Actress Farrah Fawcett (26) weds film and voice actor Lee Majors (34) at the Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles, California

HeartWedding of Interest

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

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1974-06-07 Actor Richard Harris (43) weds actress Ann Turkel (27)

Actor and Singer Richard Harris
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Richard Harris
  • 1975-05-06 Actor Sean Connery (44) weds Micheline Roquebrune in Casablanca
  • 1975-10-10 Actress Elizabeth Taylor (43) 6th marriage and remarriage to actor Richard Burton (49)

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

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

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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

HeartWedding 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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Actress Kate Jackson
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Kate Jackson

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

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

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

Actor and Film Director Mel Gibson
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Mel Gibson

HeartWedding of Interest

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

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

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

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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Jazz Musician Miles Davis
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Miles Davis

HeartWedding of Interest

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

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

  • 1982-08-02 "Dangerous Liaisons" actor John Malkovich (28) weds film and stage actress Glenne Headly (27)
  • 1982-10-17 Actor Robert Goulet (48) weds artist/writer Vera Novak in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1983-03-04 Actor Harrison Ford marries screenwriter Melissa Mathison (divorced 2004)

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Rock Vocalist Glenn Frey
Rock Vocalist
Glenn Frey

HeartWedding of Interest

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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Actor Ed Harris
Actor
Ed Harris

HeartWedding of Interest

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

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

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

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

Singer and actress Olivia Newton-John
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Olivia Newton-John

HeartWedding of Interest

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

HeartWedding 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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Actor/Director Sylvester Stallone
Actor/Director
Sylvester Stallone

HeartWedding of Interest

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

Actor, Body Builder & Politician Arnold Schwarzenegger
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Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • 1986-07-07 US actress Deborah Hunter marries actor Michael Tylo

HeartWedding 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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

HeartWedding of Interest

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

HeartWedding of Interest

1987-05-09 Actor Tom Cruise (27) & actress Mimi Rogers (33), marry

Actor Tom Cruise
Actor
Tom Cruise

HeartWedding of Interest

1987-06-25 Actress and comedian Julia Louis-Dreyfus (26) weds actor Brad Hall (29)

Seinfeld Comedienne Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Seinfeld Comedienne
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  • 1987-07-07 "The Bold and the Beautiful" actress Hunter Tylo (25) weds actor Michael Tylo (38)

HeartWedding of Interest

1987-08-07 "Magnum, P.I." actor Tom Selleck (42) weds actress and dancer Jillie Mack (29) in Incline Village, Nevada

HeartWedding of Interest

1987-08-24 Actor Patrick Dempsey (21) weds manager Rocky Parker (47)

HeartWedding of Interest

1987-09-05 Actor Steven Seagal (36) weds actress Kelly LeBrock (27) in Beverly Hills, California

HeartWedding of Interest

1987-11-21 Actress Demi Moore weds actor Bruce Willis at The Little White Chapel in Las Vegas

Actress Demi Moore
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Demi Moore
Actor Bruce Willis
Actor
Bruce Willis

HeartWedding of Interest

1988-02-21 Actor Dudley Moore (53) weds actress Brogan Lane at the Little Chapel of the West in Las Vegas

Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician Dudley Moore
Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician
Dudley Moore

Divorces in Film & TV

Divorces 101 - 113 of 113


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
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Katie Holmes
Actor Tom Cruise
Actor
Tom Cruise

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2012-07-16 Actor-comedian Russell Brand (36) divorces popstar 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

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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

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

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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
  • 2015-12-04 Actors Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas divorce after 19 years of marriage
  • 2016-05-12 Actress Billie Piper and fellow actor Laurence Fox divorce after 8 years of marriage

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

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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

Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 101 - 200 of 3,425

  • 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

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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 (b.1886)
  • 1936-06-17 Henry B Walthall, American actor (The Birth of a Nation, Klondike), dies at 58
  • 1936-07-02 Harry Northrup, American poet and actor (Who's That Knocking at My Door), 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 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 actor, playwright and manager (Sherlock Holmes on stage), dies at 83
  • 1937-05-01 Snitz Edwards, Hungarian actor (College, Phantom of the Opera), 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
  • 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
  • 1940-03-01 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 atack 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, 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 F "Frits" Bakker Sr, 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
  • 1943-12-07 John Bouber, [Blom], actor/author (Bluejackets), dies at 22
  • 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

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1946-02-05 George Arliss, British actor (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 actor, silent Westerns (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 actor (Stage Fair, 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
  • 1947-02-26 Ben Webster, British actor (Old Curiosity Shop), dies at 82