Actors in History (Part 22)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2101 - 2,200 of 6,990

  • 1925-04-18 Bob Hastings, American actor (McHale's Navy, All in the Family), born in Brooklyn, New York, (d. 2014)
  • 1925-04-19 Hugh O'Brian [Krampke], actor (Wyatt Earp, Search), born in Rochester, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1925-04-22 George Cole, English actor (Minder, Vampire Lovers), born in London, England (d.2015)
  • 1925-04-25 Kay E. Kuter, American actor (d. 2003)
  • 1925-04-29 Ab Abspoel, Dutch actor and director (Surprise Attack, Elevator)
  • 1925-04-29 Ned Austin, American character actor (d. 2007)
  • 1925-05-02 Roscoe Lee Browne, actor (McCoy, Saunders-Soap), born in Woodbury, New Jersey
  • 1925-05-02 John Neville, English theatre and film actor
  • 1925-05-19 Guy Provost, French Canadian actor (d. 2004)
  • 1925-05-26 Alec McCowen, English actor (Never Say Never Again), born in Tunbridge Wells (d. 2017)
  • 1925-06-01 Richard Erdman, Enid Ok, actor (Stalag 17, Anything Goes)
  • 1925-06-03 Tony Curtis, [Bernard Schwartz], actor (Some Like It Hot), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1925-06-05 Bill Hayes, Harvey Ill, actor (Your Show of Shows, Days of our Life)
  • 1925-06-10 Don Costa, actor (Impossible Years, Soul of Nigger Charlie)
  • 1925-06-17 Keith Larsen, Salt Lake City Utah, actor (Hunter, Brave Eagle)
  • 1925-06-18 Robert Arthur, Aberdeen Wash, actor (12 O'Clock High, Just For You)
  • 1925-06-20 Audie Murphy, Kingston, Texas, most decorated American WW II hero/actor (Destry, Joe Butterfly)
  • 1925-07-01 Farley Granger, actor (Arnold, Rope, Deathmask), born in San Jose, California
  • 1925-07-15 Phil Carey, American actor (One Life to Live), born in Hackensack, New York (d. 2009)
  • 1925-07-16 Phillip Pine, actor (Set-Up, Under the Ground), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1925-07-18 Jaime de Mora y Aragon, actor/publicist (Last Judgement)
  • 1925-07-21 Al Checco, actor (Extreme Close-up), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1925-07-25 Jerry Paris, director/actor (Jerry-Dick Van Dyke Show), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1925-07-30 Jacques Sernas, Lithuania, actor (La Dolce Vita, Helen of Troy)
  • 1925-08-05 Cor Witschge, Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown)
  • 1925-08-15 Mike Connors, [Krekor Ohanian], American actor (Mannix), born in Fresno, California (d. 2017)
  • 1925-08-16 Fess Parker, actor (Davy Crockett, Old Yeller), born in Fort Worth Texas
  • 1925-08-21 Maurice Pialat, French actor and director (The Naked Childhood), born in Cunlhat, Puy-de-Dôme, France (d. 2003)
  • 1925-08-27 Darry Cowl, French actor (d. 2006)
  • 1925-08-28 Donald O'Connor, American dancer and actor (Singin' in the Rain), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2003)
  • 1925-08-30 Julien Schoenaerts, Flemish actor (Daens/Medea)
  • 1925-09-02 Ronnie Stevens, actor (Rodney-Dick & Duchess), born in London, England

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1925-09-08 Peter Sellers, English actor and comedian (The Goon Show, Bobo, Pink Panther), (d. 1980), born in Portsmouth, Hampshire (d. 1980)

Actor and Comedian Peter Sellers
Actor and Comedian
Peter Sellers
  • 1925-09-12 Dickie Moore, actor (Expert, Oliver Twist, Little Men), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • 1925-09-15 Forrest Compton, actor (Gomer Pyle USMC, Edge of Night), born in Reading, Pennsylvania
  • 1925-09-23 Barry Linehan, actor (Bullseye, Dark Places, Witchcraft)
  • 1925-09-28 Arnold Stang, Mass, comedian and actor (Broadside, Milton Berle, Top Cat)
  • 1925-09-28 Frank Latimore, [Kline], Darien Ct, actor (Patton, Breakin Up)
  • 1925-09-29 Steve Forrest, Huntsville, Texas, American actor (Ben-Dallas, SWAT), (d. 2013)
  • 1925-10-09 Robert Finch, actor (Academy Theater)
  • 1925-10-19 Bernard Hepton, Bradford England, actor (6 Wives of Henry VIII)
  • 1925-10-20 Roger Hanin, French actor
  • 1925-10-29 Robert Hardy, British actor (Harry Potter, All Creatures Great and Small), born in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire (d. 2017)
  • 1925-11-10 Richard Burton, Welsh stage and screen actor (Cleopatra, Virginia Woolf), born in Pontrhydyfen, South Wales (d. 1984)
  • 1925-11-17 Rock Hudson, Winnetka, Ill, actor (Pillow Talk, A Farewell to Arms)
  • 1925-11-18 Alex Macintosh, broadcaster/actor (Hell Fight)
  • 1925-11-24 Alun Owen, North Wales, writer (Hard Days Night)/actor (Servant)
  • 1925-11-27 Marshall Thompson, Peoria Ill, actor (Bog, To Hell & Back, Daktari)
  • 1925-11-27 Michael Tolan, actor (Nurses, Senator), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1925-12-08 Samuel "Sammy" Davis Jr., American singer/dancer/actor (Ocean's 11, Candy Man), born in NYC, New York (d. 1990)
  • 1925-12-13 Dick Van Dyke, West Plains Mo, actor (Rob Petrie-Dick Van Dyke Show)
  • 1925-12-17 Rijk de Gooyer, Dutch actor, comedian and singer (Black Rider, Rififi in Amsterdam), born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 2011)
  • 1925-12-23 Harry Guardino, American actor (Monty Nash, Perry Mason, Hill St Blues), born in NYC, New York
  • 1925-12-24 Mohd. Rafi, Indian actor and playback singer (d. 1980)
  • 1925-12-27 Michel Piccoli, actor (Topaz, Peril, May Fools), born in Paris, France
  • 1926-01-02 Howard Caine, American actor (Brushfire), born in Nashville Tennessee (d. 1993)
  • 1926-01-06 Mickey Hargitay, Hungarian-born actor and bodybuilder (d. 2006)
  • 1926-01-14 Frank Aletter, actor (Mac-It's About Time, Tom-Nancy), born in Long Island, New York
  • 1926-01-14 Tom Tryon, actor (Cardinal, All That Glitters), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1926-01-14 Warren Mitchell, English actor (Alf Garnett in Till Death Us Do Part), born in London (d. 2015)
  • 1926-01-19 Fritz Weaver, actor (Josef-Holocaust, Day of the Dolphin), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • 1926-01-20 Michael Higgins, actor (1918, Wanda, Black Stallion), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1926-01-21 Raf Reymen, Flemish actor
  • 1926-01-21 Steve Reeves, Glasgow Montana, actor (Hercules, Hercules Unchained)
  • 1926-02-01 Stuart Whitman, actor (Capt Apache, Ransom, Cimarron Strip), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1926-02-06 Walker Edmiston, American actor (d. 2007)
  • 1926-02-11 Leslie Nielsen, Canadian actor (Forbidden Planet, Naked Gun)
  • 1926-02-18 Harry "Little" Caesar, blues singer/actor (City Heat, Homer & Eddie)
  • 1926-02-22 Kenneth Williams, English actor (d. 1988)
  • 1926-03-01 Cesare Danova, actor (Garrison's Gorillas), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1926-03-01 Robert Clary, actor (LeBeau-Hogan's Heroes), born in Paris, France
  • 1926-03-20 Ted Bessell, actor (Don-That Girl, Frankie-Gomer Pyle), born in Flushing, New York
  • 1926-03-30 Ray McAnally, Irish actor (My Left Foot, Empire State, Sicilian)
  • 1926-03-31 Sydney Chaplin, American actor and son of Charles Chaplin (Adding Machine, Psycho Sisters), born in Beverly Hills, California (d. 2009)
  • 1926-04-01 Lyndon Brook, actor (Invasion, Reach for the Sky)
  • 1926-04-03 Andrew Keir, Scottish character actor (Rob Roy, Absolution, Blood Hunt, Catholics), born in Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland (d. 1997)
  • 1926-04-18 Gunter Meisner, German actor (Between Wars, Quiller Memorandum)
  • 1926-05-07 Val Bisoglio, American actor (Lt Marsh-Police Woman, Danny-Quincy ME), born in NYC, New York
  • 1926-05-11 Frank Thring, Australian actor (El Cid, Ben-Hur), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1926-05-17 Tenniel Evans, rev/actor (10 Rillington Place, My Brother's Keeper)
  • 1926-05-18 Dirch Passer, Danish actor (d. 1980)
  • 1926-05-21 Rick Jason, American actor (Day of the Wolves, Eagles Attack at Dawn), born in NYC, New York
  • 1926-05-24 Stanley Baxter, Scottish actor (Mr Majeika), born in Glasgow
  • 1926-05-25 Claude Akins, Nelson GA, actor (BJ & Bear, Movin' On, Lobo)
  • 1926-05-26 Dirch Passer, Danish actor
  • 1926-05-29 Charles Denner, Tarnow Poland, actor (And Now My Love)
  • 1926-06-01 Andy Griffith, Mount Airy NC, actor (Andy Griffith Show, Matlock), (d. 2012)
  • 1926-06-02 Milo O'Shea, actor (Barbarella, Romeo & Juliet), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1926-06-10 Lionel Jeffries, British actor (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Camelot), born in Forest Hill, London (d. 2010)
  • 1926-06-13 Paul Lynde, American comedian and actor (The Hollywood Squares, Uncle Arthur-Bewitched), born in Mt Vernon, Ohio (d. 1982)

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1926-06-28 Mel Brooks, American actor and director (Blazing Saddles, Spaceballs), born in New York City

Actor & Director Mel Brooks
Actor & Director
Mel Brooks
  • 1926-07-01 Delmar Watson, American child actor (Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Heidi, Annie Oakley), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1926-07-10 Carleton Carpenter, actor (Up Periscope, Summer Stock), born in Bennington, Vermont
  • 1926-07-10 Fred Gwynne, American actor (Car 54 Where Are You, Munsters), born in NYC, New York
  • 1926-07-11 Patrick Wymark, Cleethorpes England, actor (Skull, Tomb of Ligeia)
  • 1926-07-14 Harry Dean Stanton, West Irvine KY, actor (Alien, Cool Hand Luke)
  • 1926-07-18 Bryan Johnson, English singer and actor, born in London (d. 1995)
  • 1926-07-18 Richard Pasco, English actor (Gorgon, Arch of Triumph)
  • 1926-07-21 Paul Burke, American actor (Thomas Crown Affair, Neal-Dynasty), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1926-07-21 Bill Pertwee, English actor (Dad's Army), born in Amersham, England (d. 2013)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2101 - 2,200 of 3,341

  • 1992-06-22 Chuck Mitchell, actor (Penitentiary), dies
  • 1992-06-24 Tom Alexander, model/actor (Kurt-Forbidden Dance), dies of AIDs
  • 1992-06-26 Phil Rubenstein, American actor (Tango & Cash, Robocop), dies
  • 1992-06-27 Allen James, vocalist/actor (Show Boat), dies of lung cancer at 84
  • 1992-07-22 Wayne McLaren, American stuntman, model, actor, and rodeo performer (Marlboro Man), dies of lung cancer at 51
  • 1992-07-25 Alfred Drake, Broadway actor (Oklahoma), dies of heart failure at 78
  • 1992-08-01 Kenny Sacha, actor (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), dies of AIDS at 39
  • 1992-08-07 John Anderson, American actor (Psycho, Ride the High Country, Legend of Wyatt Earp), dies of heart attack at 69
  • 1992-08-08 Lou Krugman, actor (I Want to Live), dies of cancer at 78
  • 1992-08-13 Bill Elverman, playwright/actor (After Hours), dies at 40
  • 1992-08-19 Feliks Arons, Dutch director/actor (A Bridge Too Far), dies at 48
  • 1992-08-23 Malcolm Atterbury, American actor (Jonas-Thicker than Water, Apples Way), dies at 85
  • 1992-08-25 Frederick O'Neal, American actor, theatre producer and television director (Pinky, Car 54 Where Are You), dies from natural causes at 86
  • 1992-09-01 Morris Carnovsky, American actor (Dead Reckoning), dies at 94
  • 1992-09-04 John van Dreelen, [Jacques T van Drielen Gimberg], actor (Topaz), dies
  • 1992-09-05 Irving Allen Lee, actor (Newspaper Boys), dies of AIDS at 43
  • 1992-09-11 Frank Singuineau, actor (Firepower, Pressure, Mummy), dies

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1992-09-12 Anthony Perkins, actor (Psycho), dies from AIDs at 60

  • 1992-09-12 Ed Peck, actor (Zoot Suit, Bullitt), dies of heart attack at 75
  • 1992-09-14 David Jones, actor, commits suicide (had terminal cancer) at 76
  • 1992-09-17 Feodor Chaliapin Jr, actor (King's Whore), dies after illness at 87
  • 1992-09-21 Billy Williams, actor (Adv of Kit Carson), dies at 76 of brain tumor
  • 1992-09-23 Martin Arsenault, actor (Guilty by Suspicion), dies of an ulcer
  • 1992-09-27 Keith Prentice, US actor (Boys in the Band), dies of cancer at 52
  • 1992-09-27 Ray Gill, actor (Prelude to a Kiss), dies of AIDS at 42
  • 1992-09-29 Paul Jabara, singer/actor (Last Dance), dies of AIDS at 44
  • 1992-10-01 Harry Milton Ray, singer/actor (Avanti!), dies of stroke at 45
  • 1992-10-06 Denholm Elliott, English actor (Raiders of Lost Ark), dies at 70
  • 1992-10-10 James Seay, actor (Amazing Colossal Man), dies at 78
  • 1992-10-12 Alexander Pola, [Abraham Polak], actor/writer (Farce Major), dies
  • 1992-10-12 John Hancock, American actor (LA Law, Love & War), dies of a heart attack at 51
  • 1992-10-22 Cleavon Little, American actor (Blazing Saddles), dies of colon cancer at 53
  • 1992-10-26 Laurel Cronin, actor (Beethoven, Housesitter), dies of cancer at 53
  • 1992-11-03 John H Davis, actor (Our Gang), dies of respiratory failure at 78
  • 1992-11-07 Jack Kelly, US actor (Maverick, Vega$), dies following a stroke at 65
  • 1992-11-10 Chuck Connors, US NBA/baseballer/actor (Boston Celtics), dies at 71
  • 1992-11-12 Charles "Honi" Coles, American actor and tap dancer (Tito Suarez-Dirty Dancing), dies of cancer at 81
  • 1992-11-12 David Oliver, actor (Perry Hutchins-Another World), dies of AIDS at 30
  • 1992-11-22 Gene O'Donnell, actor (Ape, Miracle Kid), dies of lung cancer at 81
  • 1992-11-22 Sterling Holloway, American actor (The Jungle Book, Alice in Wonderland, The Aristocats, Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree), dies at 87
  • 1992-11-26 Stephen Burks, actor (Kiss of a Killer), dies at 36
  • 1992-11-28 Bill Kearns, US actor (Playtime), dies of lung cancer at 69
  • 1992-11-29 Robert F Simon, US actor (Operation Petticoat, M*A*S*H), dies at 83
  • 1992-11-29 Robert Shayne, US actor (Tora! Tora! Tora!), dies of cancer at 92
  • 1992-12-03 Harry Ellerbe, actor (House of Usher, Magnetic Monster), dies at 91
  • 1992-12-03 Luis Alcoriza, Mexican screenwriter, film director, and actor, dies of emphysema at 74
  • 1992-12-06 Hank Worden, American actor (The Searcher, Red River), dies of natural causes at 91
  • 1992-12-06 Percy Herbert, actor (Capt Apache), dies of heart attack at 72
  • 1992-12-07 Vincent Gardenia, actor (Moonstruck, LA Law), dies at 71
  • 1992-12-09 Vincent Gardenia, actor (All in the Family, LA Law), dies at 71
  • 1992-12-11 Michael Robbins, actor (Lunch Hour, On the Buses), dies at 62
  • 1992-12-17 Dana Andrews, American actor (Battle of the Bulge, Laura), dies of pneumonia at 83
  • 1993-01-04 Joe Keenan, actor (Conviction of Kitty Dodd), dies of cancer at 69
  • 1993-01-05 Ronnie Welsh, actor (Patterns), dies of brain cancer at 52
  • 1993-01-07 Richard Branda, actor (2 Minute Warning), dies of colon cancer at 57
  • 1993-01-16 Glenn Corbett, US actor (Shenandoah, Chisum, Midway), dies at 63
  • 1993-01-19 William LeMassena, actor (All that Jazz), dies of lung cancer at 76
  • 1993-01-20 Joseph Anthony [Deuster], US director/actor (Rainmaker), dies at 80
  • 1993-01-28 John Steadman, actor (Gator, Fade to Black), dies of lung ailment 83
  • 1993-02-16 Donald Phelps, American actor (Ghost Ship) dies of AIDS at 61
  • 1993-02-18 Michael David Morrison, actor (Caleb-As the World Turns), dies at 33
  • 1993-02-19 Michael Morrison, actor (Caleb-As the World Turns), dies at 33
  • 1993-02-23 Edwin Louis Battle, actor (Almost Blue, Chase), dies of stroke at 33
  • 1993-02-25 Eddie Constantine, actor (Alphaville, License to Kill), dies at 75
  • 1993-02-27 Jose Duval, actor (Juan Valdez), dies at 72
  • 1993-03-01 Terry Frost, actor (Waterfront, Dead Man's Trail), dies at 86
  • 1993-03-03 Cyril Collard, French composer/dir/actor (A Nos Amours), dies at 35
  • 1993-03-07 Earl Wrightson, singer/actor (Pinafore), dies of heart failure at 77
  • 1993-03-09 Ad van Gessel, Dutch actor (Everything For Our Soldiers), dies
  • 1993-03-15 Dennis Gregory, actor (Village of the Damn), dies of pneumonia at 40
  • 1993-03-16 Chishu Ryu, Japanese actor (Autumn Afternoon), dies of cancer at 86
  • 1993-03-16 Don Randolph, actor (Harem Girl), dies of pneumonia at 87
  • 1993-03-17 Skip Young, actor (Smokey & Hotwire Gang), dies at 62
  • 1993-03-24 Taylor Reed, actor (Easy Money), dies of heart attack at 60
  • 1993-03-30 Jeremy Siegrist, actor (Adv of Darly & Samy), dies hiking at 20
  • 1993-03-31 Brandon Lee, American actor (The Crow) and son of Bruce Lee, dies in an on-set firearms accident at 28
  • 1993-04-01 Wayne Mack, sportscaster/actor (Storyville), dies of cancer at 68
  • 1993-04-02 EEugenie Leontovitch, Russian actor (Homicidal, The Rains of Ranchipur), dies at 93
  • 1993-04-07 Max Croiset, Dutch actor/dramatist/director (Zeekant), dies at 80
  • 1993-04-20 Cantinflas, [Mario Moreno], Mexican actor (Pepe), dies at 81
  • 1993-04-29 Michael Gordon, actor and director (Pillow Talk), dies at 83
  • 1993-05-13 Joaquin Garcia [Vargas] "Borolas", Mexican comedian and actor (Santa Sangre), dies at 71
  • 1993-05-21 John Holland, actor (They Saved Hitler's Brain), dies at 65
  • 1993-05-23 James Millhollin, actor (Anston Foster-Grindl), dies at 77
  • 1993-05-25 Dan Seymour, actor (Bombs over Burma, Intrigue, Watusi), dies at 78
  • 1993-05-26 Marvin Young, producer/child actor (Player), dies at 90
  • 1993-05-31 John Granger, actor (Advise & Consent), dies at 69
  • 1993-06-10 Richard Webb, actor (Captain Midnight), shoots himself at 77
  • 1993-06-11 Ray Sharkey, actor (Wiseguy, No Mercy, Body Rock), dies of AIDs at 40
  • 1993-06-21 Jerry Strivelli, actor (Out for Justice, Lock Up), dies at 61
  • 1993-06-30 George "Spanky" McFarland, child actor (Our Gang), dies at age 65
  • 1993-07-02 Fred Gwynne, actor (Herman-Munsters), dies of pancreatic cancer at 66
  • 1993-07-04 Charles Crain, actor, dies in Hollywood at 83
  • 1993-07-09 Will Rogers Jr, American Politician (Rep-D), actor (Boy from Oklahoma), commits suicide at 81
  • 1993-07-14 Robert Strong, American actor, dies at 87
  • 1993-07-15 David Brian, US actor (Damned Don't Cry, Fort Worth), dies at 78
  • 1993-07-28 Herbert Joeks, [van Hugten], Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown), dies at 77
  • 1993-08-03 James Donald, actor (In Which We Serve, Way Ahead), dies at 76
  • 1993-08-04 Bernard Barrow, actor (Louie-Loving, Johnny-Ryan's Hope), dies
  • 1993-08-08 Harry Bellaver, American actor (Another World, Naked City), dies at 88