Actors in History (Part 21)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2001 - 2,100 of 6,990

  • 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

Actor Lee Marvin
Actor
Lee Marvin
  • 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 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

  • 1924-04-16 Geoffrey Johnson Smith, actor (Norman Loves Rose, Drinking Games)
  • 1924-04-24 Marilyn Erskine, actor (Fran-Tom Ewell Show), 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)
  • 1924-05-04 Peter Aldersley, actor/disc jockey

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1924-05-12 Tony Hancock, English comedian and actor (Hancock's Half Hour), born in Birmingham, England (d. 1968)

Comedian Tony Hancock
Comedian
Tony Hancock
  • 1924-06-04 Dennis Weaver, Joplin Mo, actor (Chester-Gunsmoke, Duel, Battered)
  • 1924-06-08 Sheldon Allman, actor (Norm-Harris Against the World), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1924-06-09 Tony Britton, actor (Day of Jackal, Girl in my Soup), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1924-06-13 Percy Rodrigues, actor (Brainwaves), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1924-07-19 Pat Hingle [Martin Patterson], American actor (Splendor in the Grass, Batman Returns), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1924-07-21 Don Knotts, American actor (Andy Griffth Show, 3's Company), born in Morgantown, West Virginia (d. 2006)
  • 1924-07-29 Robert Horton, actor (Kings Row, Wagon Train, Arena), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • 1924-07-29 Lloyd Bochner, Canadian actor (d. 2005)
  • 1924-08-01 Jeffrey Segal, actor/playwright (Vanity Fair, Rest in Pieces)
  • 1924-08-02 Carroll O'Connor, American actor (All in the Family, In the Heat of the Night), born in NYC, New York (d. 2001)
  • 1924-08-19 William Marshall, actor (Blacula, Something of Value), born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1924-08-21 Jack Weston [Weinstein], American actor, (4 Seasons, Rad), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1996) date uncertain
  • 1924-08-22 James Kirkwood, actor/writer (Hired Wife), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1924-09-12 Jean Le Poulain, French actor (Divine), born in Marseille, France (d. 1988)
  • 1924-09-13 Norman Alden, actor (Pilaski-Hennesey, Al-Fay), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2012)
  • 1924-09-13 Scott Brady, American actor (China Syndrome, Gremlins, Johnny Guitar), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1924-09-22 Sieto Hoving, actor (Holiday in Havana, Palm Beach Story)
  • 1924-09-28 Marcello Mastroianni, Italian actor (d. 1996)
  • 1924-09-30 Charles Quinlivan, actor (7 Guns to Mesa), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1924-10-05 Bill Dana, Quincy Mass, comedian and actor (Jose Jimenez)
  • 1924-10-14 Robert Webber, actor (79 Park Avenue), born in Santa Ana, California
  • 1924-10-15 Nigel Green, South Africa, actor (Skull, Tobruk, Ipcress File)
  • 1924-10-15 Mark Lenard, American actor (Mr Spock's dad Sarek-Star Trek), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1924-10-25 Billy Barty, American actor (Under the Rainbow, Foul Play), born in Millsboro, Pennsylvania (d. 2000)
  • 1924-10-27 Michel Galabru, French actor (Judge & the Assassin), born in Safi, Morocco (d. 2016)
  • 1924-11-08 Joe Flynn, actor (McHale's Navy), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1924-11-10 Russell Johnson, actor (the professor in Gilligan's Island), born in Ashley, Pennsylvania (d. 2014)
  • 1924-11-17 Lucas J "Luc" Lutz, Dutch actor and director (Hague Comedy)
  • 1924-11-19 William Russell, British actor (Doctor Who), born in Sunderland, England
  • 1924-11-21 Joseph Campanella, American actor (Guiding Light, Mannix), born in New York City
  • 1924-11-23 Paul Richards, CA, actor (Kiss Daddy Goodnight)
  • 1924-12-02 Jonathan Frid, actor (Barnabas Collins-Dark Shadows)
  • 1924-12-05 George Savalas, actor (Kojak), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1985)
  • 1924-12-06 Wally Cox, actor (Mr Peepers, Hollywood Squares), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1924-12-14 Raj Kapoor, Indian actor (d. 1988)
  • 1924-12-19 Edmund Purdom, England, actor (Asissi Underground, Pieces)
  • 1924-12-20 Errol John, Port-of-Spain Trinidad, actor (PT-109, Assault on a Queen)
  • 1924-12-31 Taylor Mead, American actor
  • 1925-01-01 Matthew "Stymie" Beard, American actor (d. 1981)
  • 1925-01-01 Raymond Pellegrin, French actor
  • 1925-01-05 Wolf Morris, actor (Decoy)
  • 1925-01-09 Lee Van Cleef, NJ, actor (For a Few Dollars More, Escape from NY)
  • 1925-01-24 William Hudson, California, actor (I Led 3 Lives)

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1925-01-26 Paul Newman, American actor (Hud, Hombre, Hustler), racing car driver and popcorn mogul (Newman's Own), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2008)

Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman
  • 1925-01-29 Anthony George, actor (Untouchables, Checkmate), born in Endicott, New York
  • 1925-02-03 John Fiedler, American actor (Mr Peterson-Newhart), born in Platteville, Wisconsin
  • 1925-02-07 Romolo Valli, actor (Bobby Deerfield, Fistful of Dynamite, La Viaccia)

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1925-02-08 Jack Lemmon, actor (Days of Wine & Roses, Missing), born in Boston, Massachusetts

  • 1925-02-17 Hal Holbrook, actor (All the President's Men, Mark Twain), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1925-02-18 George Kennedy, actor (Cool Hand Luke, Airport, Blue Knight), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1925-02-21 Al Fann, actor (Alvin-He's the Mayor), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1925-02-25 Bert Remsen, Glen Cove NY, actor (Mario-It's a Living)
  • 1925-02-28 Harry H Corbett, Rangoon Burma, actor (Steptoe & Son, Jabberwacky)
  • 1925-03-03 Richard Vernon, England, actor (Servant, Gandhi, Hard Days Night)
  • 1925-03-08 Francisco Rabal, Aguilas Spain, actor (Holy Innocents, Camorra)
  • 1925-03-17 Gabriele Ferzetti, Italian film and stage actor
  • 1925-03-18 Peter Graves [Aurness], American actor (James Phelps-Mission Impossible), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1925-03-28 Innokenti Smoktunovsky, actor (Bely Prazdnik, Zakoldovannye)
  • 1925-03-31 Jean Coutu, French Canadian actor (d. 1999)
  • 1925-04-04 Elizabeth Wilson, actor (Doc, East Side/West Side), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • 1925-04-08 Shecky Greene, comedian and actor (Love Machine, Combat), born in Chicago, Illinois

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1925-04-14 Rod Steiger, American actor (Illustrated Man, Pawnbroker), born in Westhampton, New York (d. 2002)


Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2001 - 2,100 of 3,341

  • 1991-09-15 John Hoyt, American actor (Gimme a Break, Tom Dick & Mary), dies of lung cancer at 87
  • 1991-09-21 Angelo Rossitto, American dwarf actor (known as "Little Moe", Carousel), dies at 83
  • 1991-09-27 Huib Orizand, Dutch actor (Paul Vlanderen), dies
  • 1991-10-09 Roy Black, German singer/actor (Kinderarzt Dr Froehlich), dies
  • 1991-10-09 Thalmus Rasulala, actor (Blacula), dies of heart attack at 51
  • 1991-10-13 Donald Houston, actor (Battle Hell, Study in Terror), dies at 67
  • 1991-10-17 J[ames] G Devlin, actor (No Surrender), dies at 84
  • 1991-10-22 Peter Willes, British actor/producer (Way We Live), dies
  • 1991-10-25 Khigh Dhiegh, actor (Forbidden Nights), dies of heat failure at 75
  • 1991-10-31 Bert Bertram, Australian actor (How to Steal a Million, Shamus), dies of cancer at 97
  • 1991-10-31 Johan Schmitz, actor (Gysbregt van Aemstel/Soldat van Orange), dies
  • 1991-11-05 Fred MacMurray, American actor (My Three Sons), dies of pneumonia at 83
  • 1991-11-09 Guido Claus, Belgian actor (Sacrament), dies
  • 1991-11-09 Yves Montand, actor (Idol, Grand Prix), dies of a heart attack at 70
  • 1991-11-13 Cyril Poitier, actor (Uptown Saturday Night), dies of cancer at 80
  • 1991-11-16 Ralph Marrero, actor (Babe, Johnny Suede), dies in car accident at 33
  • 1991-11-17 Paul Reid Roman, actor (Aviator, Blue Knight), dies of cancer at 55
  • 1991-11-19 Reggie Nalder, actor (Mark of Devil), dies of bone cancer at 80
  • 1991-11-23 Ken Uehara, actor (Honolulu-Tokyo), dies of heart failure at 82
  • 1991-11-23 Klaus Kinski, actor (Android, Little Drummer Girl), dies at 65
  • 1991-11-26 Dehl Berti, actor (Bullies), dies of heart attack at 70
  • 1991-11-29 Ralph Bellamy, American actor (Rosemary's Baby, His Girl Friday, Trading Places), dies at 87
  • 1991-12-01 Byron Webster, actor (That Man Bolt), dies of AIDS at 58
  • 1991-12-03 Casey Walters, actor (True Story of Lynn Stuart), after a stroke at 75
  • 1991-12-05 Robert Karvelas, American actor (b. 1921)
  • 1991-12-12 Eleanor Boardman, actor (Crowd), dies in at 93
  • 1991-12-14 Robert Eddison, British actor (Uncle Silas), dies at 83
  • 1991-12-15 Ray Smith, British actor (And Then You Die), dies at 55
  • 1991-12-16 Fred D Scott, actor (2 Gun Troubador), dies
  • 1991-12-16 Fred Scott, American vocalist and actor (Melody of the Plains, Vincent Lopez), dies at 89
  • 1991-12-19 Paul Maxwell, Canadian actor (Aliens, City of Fear, Freedom to Die), dies at 70
  • 1991-12-20 Thomas Newman, actor/composer (Cape Fear), dies of heart attack at 60
  • 1991-12-20 Walter Chiari, actor (Girl Under Sheet), dies of heart attack at 67
  • 1991-12-23 Byron Q Griffith, producer/actor, dies at 73
  • 1991-12-25 Curt Bois, actor (Great Waltz, Boat is Full), dies at 90
  • 1991-12-26 Dehl Berti, actor (John Taylor-Guns of Paradise), dies at 70
  • 1991-12-27 John Morgan Evans, actor, dies after lengthy illness at 49
  • 1991-12-28 Jacques Aubuchon, actor (Hoax, Thunder Road), dies of heart failure
  • 1992-01-04 William Walker, stuntman/actor (Our Man Flint), dies at 74
  • 1992-01-07 Richard Hunt, puppeteer/actor (Muppet Movie), dies of AIDS at 40
  • 1992-01-09 Steve Brodie, actor (Desperate, Bodyguard), dies of cancer at 72
  • 1992-01-14 Hari Rhodes, actor (Earth II, Detroit 9000), dies at 59
  • 1992-01-17 Bill Walker, actor (Big Mo, Mask, Harlem Globetrotters), dies at 95
  • 1992-01-23 Freddie Bartholomew, child actor (Kidnapped), dies of emphysema at 67
  • 1992-01-23 Ian Wolfe, American actor (Diary of a Madman, Wizards & Warriors, Houdini, THX-1138, Homebodies), dies at 95
  • 1992-01-24 Charles Moulin, French actor (French Tarzan), dies
  • 1992-01-24 John Bleifer, actor (Highway to Heaven), dies at 90
  • 1992-01-25 John Touchstone, American actor (Across Five Aprils), dies of cirrhosis at 59

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1992-01-26 José Ferrer, Puerto Rican actor and director (Cyrano de Bergerac), dies at 80

  • 1992-02-01 George Berkeley, actor (Life Stinks, Capts & Kings), dies at 70
  • 1992-02-04 John Dehner, actor (Apache, Cowboy, Boys from Brazil), dies at 76
  • 1992-02-06 Frank Wilson, actor (Beware, Sunday Sinners, Club), dies at 37
  • 1992-02-06 Wade Preston, actor (Man Called Sledge), dies at 62
  • 1992-02-08 Baruch Lumet, actor (Killer Shrews), dies at 93
  • 1992-02-11 Ray Danton, US actor and director (Psychic Killer), dies at 60
  • 1992-02-20 Dick York, American actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind), dies of emphysema at 63
  • 1992-02-25 Guy Deghy, actor (Matter of Who, 1 Eyed Soldiers), dies at 79
  • 1992-02-25 John E Allen Jr, actor (1 2 3), dies
  • 1992-02-29 Johnny Mack, British actor (Time Lord-Dr Who), dies at 70
  • 1992-03-03 Robert Beatty, actor (Odd Man Out), dies at 82
  • 1992-03-03 Ted Liss, actor (Child's Play), dies of heart attack at 72
  • 1992-03-05 Andrew Samuel, child actor (Our Gang), dies at 82
  • 1992-03-05 Yevgeny Yevstigneev, Russian actor (Welcome Kosta), dies at 65
  • 1992-03-09 Felipe Turich, actor (Lawless), dies
  • 1992-03-11 David Carroll, actor (Grand Hotel), dies of pulmonary embolism at 41
  • 1992-03-14 Jean Poiret, French actor/writer (La Cage aux Folles), dies at 65
  • 1992-03-14 Ralph James, actor (Orson-Mork & Mindy), dies at 67
  • 1992-03-15 Jack Washburn, actor (Black Orchid), dies after long illness at 64
  • 1992-03-17 Charles Rea, British actor (Ipcress File), dies at 69
  • 1992-03-17 Jack Arnold, actor/dir (Sid Caeser Special, Emmy 1967), dies at 75
  • 1992-03-19 Cesare Danova, actor (Tentacles, Viva Las Vegas), dies at 66
  • 1992-03-21 John Ireland, actor (Rawhide), dies of leukemia at 78

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1992-03-29 Paul [G J von] Henreid, Austrian actor (Laszlo-Casablanca), dies at 84

  • 1992-04-02 Tomisaburo Wakayama, Japanese actor (b. 1929)
  • 1992-04-03 Lloyd "Slim" Andrews, actor (Buf Bill in Tomahawk Territory), dies
  • 1992-04-08 Nelson Olmsted [or Olmstead], American voice actor (Sleep No More) dies at 78
  • 1992-04-11 James Brown, actor (Rip-Adv of Rin Tin Tin), dies at 72
  • 1992-04-16 Neville Brand, American actor (Stalag 17), dies of emphysema at 71
  • 1992-04-19 Frankie Howerd, actor (Carry on Doctor, Up the Front), dies at 70

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1992-05-03 George Murphy, American politician (US Senator, California), actor and dancer (MGM Parade), dies of leukemia at 89

Actor and Senator George Murphy
Actor and Senator
George Murphy
  • 1992-05-05 Jean-Claude Pascal, French actor (Golden Salamander), dies at 64
  • 1992-05-08 Richard Derr, actor (When Worlds Collide), dies at 74 of cancer
  • 1992-05-10 John Lund, actor (Perils of Pauline), dies at 81
  • 1992-05-12 Robert Reed, actor (Brady Bunch), dies of AIDs at 59
  • 1992-05-12 Lenny Montana, American actor (b. 1926)
  • 1992-05-18 Marshall Thompson, actor (Bog), dies of congestive heart failure at 65
  • 1992-05-25 Marshall Thompson, US actor (To Hell & Back), dies at 66
  • 1992-05-27 Glen White, dancer/actor (Graft, Camille), dies of AIDS at 42
  • 1992-05-27 John Myhers, director/actor (Billion Dollar Hobo), dies at 70
  • 1992-05-29 Bill Beyers, actor (Wally-Capitol), dies of AIDS at 37
  • 1992-05-30 Daniel Addes, actor (Victor-Sunst Grill), dies at 59
  • 1992-06-01 Howard Ralston, actor (Pollyana), dies
  • 1992-06-01 Michael King, actor (Lonely are the Brave), dies at 69
  • 1992-06-03 Robert Morley, actor (Around the World in 80 Days), dies at 84
  • 1992-06-05 Laurence Naismith, actor (Scrooge, Gypsy Girl), dies at 83
  • 1992-06-06 Larry Riley, actor (Soldier Story, Knots Landing), dies of AIDS at 39
  • 1992-06-07 Bob Sweeney, director/actor (Toby Tyler), dies of cancer at 73
  • 1992-06-10 Peter Von Zerneck, actor (Foreign Affair), dies at 84
  • 1992-06-11 Scotty Sachs, actor (Hanoi Hilton), dies of gunshot wounds at 39
  • 1992-06-16 Joris Diels, Flemish actor and director (It's a Cruel World, Haagsche Comedy), dies at 89