Actors in History (Part 20)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1901 - 2,000 of 6,959

  • 1922-11-01 Jeff Richards, actor (Don't Go Near the Water), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1922-11-04 Benno Besson, Swiss actor (d. 2006)
  • 1922-11-13 Oskar Werner, Austrian film actor and director (The Shoes of the Fisherman, Das Ekel), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1984)
  • 1922-11-16 Royal Dano, American actor (Red Badge of Courage, Cocaine Wars, House II), born in NYC, New York
  • 1922-11-20 Louis van Gasteren, Dutch actor and director (The House, De prijs van overleven), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 2016)
  • 1922-12-01 Paul Picerni, American actor (Agent Lee Hobson-Untouchables), born in NYC, New York
  • 1922-12-02 Leo V Gordon, actor (Circus Boy, Enos, Winds of War), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1922-12-04 Gerard Philipe, Cannes France, actor (Caligula, Le Diable au Corps)
  • 1922-12-11 Dilip Kumar, Indian actor
  • 1922-12-18 Larry D Mann, actor (Marty-Accidental Family), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2014)
  • 1922-12-26 Richard Mayes, English actor (d. 2006)
  • 1923-01-03 Charles Tingwell, Australian actor
  • 1923-01-13 Jack Watling, actor (Nanny, Adventure for 2, Naked Heart), born in London, England
  • 1923-01-16 Gene Feist, American stage actor and producer
  • 1923-01-17 Onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Lifespan, Broken Mirrors, The Lift), born in Fort de Kock, Dutch East Indies (d. 1990)
  • 1923-01-31 Eddie Ryder, American actor (Slick Jones-General Hospital), born in NYC, New York
  • 1923-02-02 James Dickey, poet and actor (Deliverance), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1923-02-04 Conrad Bain, Alberta Canada, actor (Maude, Diff'rent Strokes), (d. 2013)
  • 1923-02-07 Keefe Brasselle, actor (Be Our Guest), born in Elyria, Ohio
  • 1923-02-15 Keene Curtis, Salt Lake City Utah, actor (Magician, Amanda's)
  • 1923-02-18 Allan Melvin, actor (Brady Bunch, Barney-All in Family), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1923-02-27 Dexter Gordon, American tenor saxophonist/actor (Connection)
  • 1923-02-28 Charles Durning, American actor (Fury, Sting, Tootsie), born in Highland Falls, New York (d. 2012)
  • 1923-03-03 Barney Martin, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1923-03-11 Terry Alexander, actor (Tony-Behind the Scenes), born in London, England
  • 1923-03-19 Tige Andrews, actor (Capt Adam Greer-Mod Squad), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1923-03-21 Philip Abbott, actor (Arthur Ward-The FBI), born in Lincoln, Nebraska
  • 1923-03-24 Murray Hamilton, Washington NC, actor (Rich Man Poor Man)
  • 1923-04-01 Bobby Jordan, NY, actor (Bowery Champs, Kid Dynamite, Flying Wild)
  • 1923-04-04 Peter Vaughan, British actor (Porridge, Game of Thrones), born in Wem (d. 2016)
  • 1923-04-05 Michael V Gazzo, actor (Cookie, Fear City), born in Hillside, New Jersey
  • 1923-04-08 Edward Mulhare, Irish actor (Knight Rider), born in Cork, Ireland (d. 1997)
  • 1923-04-10 Floyd M Simmons, actor/decathlete (Olympic bronze 1948, 52)
  • 1923-04-13 Don Adams, American actor and comedian (Get Smart), born in NYC, New York (d. 2005)
  • 1923-04-22 Hugh Lloyd, actor (Punch & Judy Man, Dunroamin' Rising)
  • 1923-04-30 Al Lewis [Alexander Meister ], American actor (Grandpa in "The Munsters"), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2006)
  • 1923-05-04 Eric Sykes, English writer, actor and director (Goon Show, Sykes and A...), born in Oldham (d. 2012)
  • 1923-05-05 Godfrey Quigley, Irish actor (Barry Lyndon, Educating Rita, Rooney), born in Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine (d. 1994)
  • 1923-05-06 Vladimir Etush, Russian actor
  • 1923-05-15 Johnny Walker, Indian actor (d. 2003)
  • 1923-05-18 Liam Sullivan, Jacksonville Ill, actor (Mapoy-Monroes)
  • 1923-05-26 Horst Tapper, German director/actor (Derrick)
  • 1923-05-26 James Arness, actor (Matt Dillon-Gunsmoke, Thing), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1923-05-26 Roy Dotrice, Guernsey Channel Island, actor (Wizard)
  • 1923-05-30 Jimmy Lydon, Harrington Pk NJ, actor (Richard-Love That Jill)
  • 1923-06-15 Erland Josephson, actor/dramatist (Utflykt), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1923-06-21 John Compton, American actor (Shannon-D.A.'s Man), born in Lynchburg, Tennessee (d. 2015)
  • 1923-07-14 Dale Robertson, Harrah Ok, actor (Death Valley Days, Walter-Dynasty)
  • 1923-07-29 Gordon Mitchell, American actor (d. 2003)
  • 1923-08-01 Paul Lambert, actor (Tom-Executive Suite), born in El Paso, Texas
  • 1923-08-06 Jackie Kelk, actor (Homer-Aldrich Family), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1923-08-20 Jim Reeves, US country singer/actor (Gun Fury, Kimberley Jim), born in Panola County, Texas (d. 1964)
  • 1923-08-29 Richard Attenborough, Cambridge, English actor and director (Gandhi, Young Winston)
  • 1923-09-03 Terry Wilson, California, actor (Bill-Wagon Train)
  • 1923-09-07 Peter Lawford, actor (Mrs Miniver, Thin Man), born in London, England
  • 1923-09-08 Francois Chaumette, actor (They Never Slept, Christine)

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1923-09-09 Cliff Robertson, American actor (Charly) and spokesman for AT&T, born in La Jolla, California (d. 2011)

  • 1923-09-11 Alan Badel, actor (Shogun), born in Manchester, England
  • 1923-09-26 Dev Anand, Indian actor and film producer
  • 1923-09-28 William Windom, American actor (Farmer's Daughter, Murder She Wrote), born in NYC, New York (d. 2012)

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1923-10-04 Charlton Heston, actor (10 Commandments, Ben-Hur, Planet of Apes), (d. 2008), born in Illinois (d. 2008)

  • 1923-10-09 Donald Sinden, English actor (Doctor at Large, Mogambo, Simba), born in St Budeaux, Plymouth, (d. 2014)
  • 1923-10-10 Nicholas Parsons, English actor
  • 1923-10-13 Cyril Shaps, English actor (d. 2003)
  • 1923-10-20 Herschel Bernardi, actor (Arnie, Voice of Charlie the Tuna, Front)
  • 1923-10-23 Frank Sutton, American actor (Sgt Carter-Gomer Pyle USMC), born in Clarksville, Tennessee
  • 1923-10-25 Jean Duceppe, Quebec actor (Mon oncle Antoine), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 1990)
  • 1923-10-27 Ned Wertimer, American actor (The Jeffersons), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 2013)
  • 1923-11-15 Peter Hammond, actor (Buccaneers), born in London, England
  • 1923-12-07 Ted Knight, American actor (Mary Tyler Moore, Too Close for Comfort), born in Terryville, Connecticut
  • 1923-12-10 Harold Gould, actor (He & She, Martin-Rhoda, Big Bus), born in Schenectady, New York
  • 1923-12-14 Sully Boyar, American actor (Car Wash), born in NYC, New York
  • 1923-12-19 Gordon Jackson, Scottish actor (d. 1990)
  • 1923-12-22 Heinz Bernard Lowenstein, actor/director
  • 1923-12-28 Andrew Duggan, actor (Secret War of Harry Frigg, Winds of War)
  • 1924-01-01 Roberts Blossom, American actor and poet
  • 1924-01-08 Ron Moody, actor (12 Chairs, Oliver!), born in London, England (d. 2015)
  • 1924-01-14 Guy Williams, American actor (Zorro, Lost in Space), born in NYC, New York (d. 1989)
  • 1924-01-19 Nicholas Colasanto, American actor (Coach Ernie in Cheers), born in Providence, Rhode Island
  • 1924-01-24 Marvin Kaplan, actor (Top Cat, Henry-Alice), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1924-01-27 Brian Rix [Lord Rix], English actor, born in Cottingham, Yorkshire (d. 2016)
  • 1924-01-27 Sabu, [Dastagir], India, actor (Elephant Boy, Drum)

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1924-02-19 Lee Marvin, American actor (Paint Your Wagon, Cat Ballou), born in NYC, New York

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  • 1924-03-08 Sean McClory, actor (Jack-Californians, My Chauffeur), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1924-03-15 Walter Gotell, German actor (d. 1997)
  • 1924-03-20 Jozef Kroner, Slovak actor (d. 1998)
  • 1924-03-24 Norman Fell, actor (Mr Roper-3's Company, The End, Graduate), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1924-03-25 Machiko Kyo, actor (Gate of Hell, Rashomon, Ugetsu), born in Osaka, Japan
  • 1924-03-27 Harold Nicholas, US actor (Tap, 5 Heartbeats, Stormy Weather)
  • 1924-03-28 Frank Lovejoy, American actor (Man Against Crime, Meet McGraw), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1962)
  • 1924-03-28 Freddie Bartholomew, England, actor (Anna Karenina, David Copperfield)
  • 1924-04-01 Miodrag Petrović, Serbian actor (d. 2003)

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1924-04-03 Marlon Brando, Canadian actor (On the Waterfront, The Godfather), born in Omaha, Nebraska

  • 1924-04-10 Lee Bergere, American actor (Star Trek, Soap, Dynasty), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2007)
  • 1924-04-16 Geoffrey Johnson Smith, actor (Norman Loves Rose, Drinking Games)
  • 1924-04-24 Marilyn Erskine, American actress (Tom Ewell Show, Westward the Women), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1924-04-24 Ruth Kobart, American actor and singer (d. 2002)
  • 1924-04-26 Russell Nype, Zion Ill, singer/actor (Burton Farley-Dorothy)
  • 1924-04-28 Donatas Banionis, Lithuanian actor
  • 1924-05-02 Theodore Bikel, Austrian/US folk singer/actor (Russians Are Coming), born in Vienna (d.2015)

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Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1901 - 2,000 of 3,425

  • 1990-06-01 Eric Barker, actor/writer (Carry on Sergeant, Roommates), dies

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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, American actor (Buck Privates Come Home, In Old Chicago), dies from cancer at 77
  • 1990-06-04 Jack Gilford, American comedic actor (Save the Tiger, Cocoon, Arthur 2), dies at 81 of stomach cancer
  • 1990-07-08 Howard Duff, American actor (Flamingo Road, Knots Landing), dies at 76 of a heart attack
  • 1990-07-11 Onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Lifespan, Broken Mirrors, The Lift), dies at 67
  • 1990-07-14 Dallas Alinder, American actor, dies at 58
  • 1990-07-19 Eddie Quillan, American actor (Mutiny on the Bounty, Julia, Hell Town), 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
  • 1990-09-05 Beppo Brem, actor (Frontgockel), dies of heart failure at 84
  • 1990-09-11 Ben Frank, actor (Don't Answer the Phone), dies of heart attack at 56
  • 1990-09-20 Jackie Moran, actor (Janie, Barefoot Boy), dies of cancer at 65
  • 1990-09-24 Jay Currin, stuntman/actor (Back to the Beach, Serial), dies at 34
  • 1990-10-04 Avis Bunnage, actor (Loneliness of Long Distance Runner), dies at 67
  • 1990-10-09 Richard Murdoch, actor (Lilli Marlene), dies of heart attack at 83
  • 1990-10-10 Carlos Thompson, actor (Mistress of the World), dies at 67
  • 1990-10-11 Robert Tessier, actor (Nightwish, Future Force), dies at 56
  • 1990-10-20 Joel McCrea, American actor (Foreign Correspondent, Sullivan's Travels), dies of pulmonary complications at 84
  • 1990-10-27 Ugo Tognazzi actor and director (La Cage Aux Folles), dies at 68
  • 1990-10-30 Henry Lauter, actor (Tarzan's Fight), dies
  • 1990-11-05 Herbert Berghof, Austrian actor (Belarus File, Harry and Tonto, Target), dies of heart failure at 81
  • 1990-11-06 Will Kuluva, actor (To Trap a Spy, Go Naked in World), dies at 73
  • 1990-11-11 Alexis Minotis [Alexandros Minotakis], Greek actor (The Merchant of Venice, King Lear), dies at 90
  • 1990-11-12 Dave Willock, actor (Queen of Outer Space), dies at 81
  • 1990-11-15 Bill E Herndon, actor (Rivals), dies at 54
  • 1990-11-26 David White, actor (Bewitched), dies of heart attack at 74
  • 1990-11-27 David White, actor (Larry Tate-Bewitched), dies at 74
  • 1990-12-02 Robert Cummings, American actor (Love that Bob, Dial M For Murder), dies of kidney failure at 80
  • 1990-12-03 Gavin Reed, actor (Body Beneath), dies at 59
  • 1990-12-04 Edward Binns, US actor (12 Angry One), dies of heart attack at 74
  • 1990-12-07 Jean Duceppe, Quebec actor (Mon oncle Antoine), dies at 67
  • 1990-12-08 Martin Ritt, American actor and director (The Spy Who Came In from the Cold, Slugger's Wife, End of the Game), dies at 76
  • 1990-12-09 Mike Mazurki, Austrian actor (Some Like It Hot, It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World), dies at 82
  • 1990-12-09 Mike Mazurski, wrestler/actor (Centerfold Girls), dies at 80
  • 1990-12-17 Don Draper, actor (Pepper Agent 00X), dies of AIDS at 61
  • 1990-12-19 Basil Henson, actor (Change Partners), dies of stroke at 71
  • 1990-12-28 Kiel Martin, actor (Det LaRue-Hill Street Blues), dies of cancer at 46
  • 1990-12-31 Dalton Cathey, American actor dies of AIDS at 44
  • 1991-01-02 Renato Rascel [Ranucci], Italian actor (7 Hills of Rome, Secrets of Santa Vittoria), dies of heart failure at 78
  • 1991-01-04 Berry Kroeger, actor (Demon Seed), dies of kidney failure at 78
  • 1991-01-04 Harry Krimer, French actor ( Napoleon, Les vagabonds magnifiques, La course du flambeau), committed suicide at 94
  • 1991-01-05 John Eckhardt, actor born without legs (Freaks), dies at 82
  • 1991-01-09 Chris Baay, Dutch actor (Tomorrow It Will Be Better, Klatergoud, Surprise Raid), dies at 86
  • 1991-01-12 Keye Luke, Chinese-American actor (Across the Pacific, Charlie Chan's No 1 Son), dies after a stroke at 86
  • 1991-01-19 Don Beddoe, actor (Bullwhip, Loophole, Texas), dies at 87
  • 1991-01-19 Glenn Langan, American actor (Amazing Colossal Man, Margie, Jungle Heat, Rapture), dies of lymphoma at 73
  • 1991-01-19 John Russell, American actor (Apache Uprising, Yellow Sky), dies at 70
  • 1991-01-20 Louis Seigner, actor (Eclipse, Special Section), dies in a fire at 87
  • 1991-01-21 Frank Mitchell, actor (Music is Magic, Prairie Gunsmoke), dies
  • 1991-01-24 Lawrence Lott, actor (Real Men, Philadelphia Experiment), dies of AIDS at 40
  • 1991-01-25 Stanley Brock, actor (Tin Men), dies of heart attack at 59
  • 1991-01-30 John McIntire, American actor (Naked City, Wagon Train, Virginian), dies of emphysema at 83
  • 1991-02-04 Bob Leslie, actor (Cinderella, Mako: Jaws of Death), dies at 64
  • 1991-02-05 Dean Jagger, American actor (White Christmas, Vanishing Point), dies at about 87
  • 1991-02-07 Dick Winslow, actor (Tom Sawyer, Mutiny on the Bounty), dies at 75
  • 1991-02-13 Bernard Sauer, Yiddish actor, dies of heart attack at 67
  • 1991-02-13 Eddie Bartell, actor (Every Night at Eight), dies at 83
  • 1991-02-15 Luis Escobar, Spanish actor (Don Juan My Love), dies at 78
  • 1991-02-21 Roger Swaybill, actor/writer (Porky's II, Breaking Point), dies at 47
  • 1991-03-02 Serge Gainsbourg, composer/actor (Fury of Hercules), dies at 62
  • 1991-03-04 Vance Colvig, actor (UHF, Barfly, My Chauffeur), dies at 72
  • 1991-03-13 Cor Witschge, Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown), dies at 65
  • 1991-03-19 Sunday Wilshin, actor (Murder by Rope), dies at 86
  • 1991-03-27 Aldo Ray, western actor (Battle Cry), dies at 64 of cancer
  • 1991-03-27 Ralph Bates, British actor (Persecution, Graveyard), dies at 50
  • 1991-03-28 Carlos Montalban, actor (Bananas), dies at 85
  • 1991-03-29 Matt Bennett, actor (Hickey & Boggs), dies of brain tumor at 52
  • 1991-03-30 Jan Willem Hofstra, Dutch actor/writer (Friends of My Friends), dies
  • 1991-04-10 Kevin Peter Hall, actor (Harry & Hendersons), dies of AIDS at 35
  • 1991-04-15 Martin Ashe, American actor, dies at 81
  • 1991-04-25 Frank Hamilton, actor (Subterraneans), dies at 66
  • 1991-04-28 Ken Curtis, American actor (Festus - Gunsmoke), dies at 74
  • 1991-04-30 Michael G Hagerty, actor (Overboard), dies at 39
  • 1991-05-06 Wilfrid Hyde-White, British actor (My Fair Lady, Peyton Place), dies at 87
  • 1991-05-08 Ronnie Brody, British actor (Superman 3, What's Up Nurse, Ritz), dies at 72
  • 1991-05-15 Ronald Lacey, actor (Raiders of Lost Ark, Next Victim), dies at 55
  • 1991-05-29 Coral Browne, Australian actress (Ruling Class, Time Express), dies of cancer at 77
  • 1991-06-06 Larry Kert, actor (Tony-West Side Story), dies of AIDS at 60
  • 1991-06-07 Eric Francis, actor (Shillingbury Blowers), dies
  • 1991-06-11 Vlastimil Fisar, Czech actor/pres (Intl Actors Federation), dies
  • 1991-06-14 Bernard Miles, British actor (The Man Who Knew Too Much, Great Expectations, In Which We Serve), dies at 83
  • 1991-06-22 Cameron Miller, actor (Portrait of Claire), dies at 82
  • 1991-06-22 Kevin O'Connor, actor (Bogie), dies of cancer at 56
  • 1991-06-24 Martin Rosenblatt, actor (Splitz, Annie Hall, NY Stories), dies at 74
  • 1991-06-26 Paul Andor, actor (Mad Lover, Enemy of Women), dies
  • 1991-07-01 Michael Landon, American actor (Bonanza, Highway to Heaven), dies of cancer at 54