Actors in History (Part 23)

Events in Film & TV

Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2201 - 2,300 of 6,926

  • 1927-07-30 Richard Johnson, British actor (Never So Few, Restless, Beyond the Door), born in Upminster (d. 2015)
  • 1927-07-30 Victor Wong [Yee Keung Victor Wong], American actor (Big Trouble in Little China), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2001)
  • 1927-08-07 Carl Switzer, American actor (Our Gang, Beginner's Luck, General Spanky), born in Paris, Illinois (d. 1959)
  • 1927-08-09 Robert Shaw, England, actor (Deep, Jaws, Sting, Black Sunday)
  • 1927-08-10 Vernon Washington, American actor (d. 1988)
  • 1927-08-17 Robert Moore, actor (Marshall-Diana), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1927-08-30 Bill Daily, American actor and comedian (I Dream of Jeannie, The Bob Newhart Show), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1927-09-02 Francis Matthews, British actor (On the Bowery, Paul Temple)
  • 1927-09-16 Jack Kelly, Astoria Queens, actor (Bart-Maverick, Get Christie Love)
  • 1927-09-16 Peter Falk, actor (Colombo, Scared Straight), born in Ossining, New York
  • 1927-09-19 William Hickey, American actor (Prizzi's Honor, The Nightmare Before Christmas), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1927-09-26 Patrick O'Neal, Ocala Fla, actor (Kaz, Alvarez Kelly, King Rat)
  • 1927-09-27 Patrick O'Neal, actor (King Rat, Night of the Iguana)
  • 1927-10-01 Tom Bosley, actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1927-10-07 Al Martino, singer (Here in My Heart)/actor (The Godfather), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1927-10-10 Dana Elcar, American actor (d. 2005)

Person of interestRoger Moore

1927-10-14 Roger Moore, British actor (The Saint, James Bond), born in London (d. 2017)

  • 1927-10-16 Lee Montague, actor (Uncle Sasha-Holocaust), born in London, England

Person of interestGeorge C. Scott

1927-10-18 George C. Scott, American actor and director (Patton, Dr. Strangelove), born in Wise, Virginia (d. 1999)

  • 1927-10-24 Gilbert Bécaud, French composer and actor (d. 2001)
  • 1927-11-03 Zbigniew Cybulski, Polish actor (Ashes and Diamonds), born in Kniaze, Stanislawowskie, Poland (d. 1967)
  • 1927-11-07 Ivor Emmanuel, Welsh singer and actor (d. 2007)
  • 1927-11-12 Sunset Carson, [Michael Harrison] Plainview TX, actor (Cat of Rockies)
  • 1927-11-14 McLean Stevenson, American actor (M*A*S*H, Hello Larry), born in Normal, Illinois (d. 1996)
  • 1927-11-26 John Carter, American actor (Max-Falcon Crest), born in Center Ridge, Arkansas
  • 1927-11-28 Chuck Mitchell, American actor (d. 1992)
  • 1927-11-29 Rubert Crosse, American actor (Det Robinson-The Partners), born in NYC, New York
  • 1927-11-30 Robert Guillaume, [Williams], actor (Benson, Soap), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1927-12-17 Richard Long, American actor (Prof-Nanny and the Professor), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1974)
  • 1927-12-19 James Booth, Croydon, Surrey, English actor and screenwriter (Zulu, Keeping Mum)
  • 1927-12-26 Alan King, American comedian and actor (Anderson Tapes, Memories of Me), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1927-12-26 Denis Quilley, actor (Masada), born in London, England
  • 1927-12-30 Bernard Barrow, American actor (Ryan's Hope, Louie Slavinsky-Loving), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928-01-11 Mitchell Ryan, actor (Chase, Executive Suite), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1928-01-12 Lew Gallo, actor (12 O'Clock High), born in Mount Kisco, New York
  • 1928-01-13 David Sheiner, American actor (Paul-Mr Novak, Norman-Diana), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928-01-13 Gregory Walcott, Wilson NC, actor (87th Precinct)
  • 1928-01-24 Michel Serrault, French actor (d. 2007)
  • 1928-01-29 Peter Byrne, actor (Postcards from America, Carry on Cabby)
  • 1928-02-04 Dave Ketchum, Quincy Ill, actor (Agent 13-Get Smart)
  • 1928-02-08 Jack Larson, playwright and actor (Jimmy Olsen-Superman), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)
  • 1928-02-11 Conrad Janis, American actor (Mork & Mindy, Quark, Bonino), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928-02-22 Paul Dooley, Parkensburg WV, actor (16 Candles, Strange Brew, Wedding)
  • 1928-02-24 Al Lettieri, American actor (Deadly Kiss, Pulp, Mr Majestyk, Getaway), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928-02-25 Larry Gelbart, writer/producer/actor (Oh God!, M*A*S*H)
  • 1928-02-28 Tom Aldredge, actor (What About Bob, Nurse, Mind Snatchers), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • 1928-02-29 Joss Ackland, actor (Queenie, To Kill a Priest), born in London, England
  • 1928-03-11 Albert Salmi, American actor (Daniel Boone, 79 Park Avenue), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1928-03-19 Patrick McGoohan, Astoria NY, actor (#6-Prisoner, Secret Agent)
  • 1928-04-01 George Grizzard, NC, actor (Wrong is Right, Bachelor Party, Attica)
  • 1928-04-03 Kevin Hagen, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1928-04-05 Michael Bryant, actor (Sakharov, Girly), born in London, England
  • 1928-04-07 James Garner, American actor (Rockford Files, Bret Maverick), born in Norman Oklahoma, (d. 2014)
  • 1928-04-08 Eric Porter, actor (Antony & Cleopatra, 39 Steps), born in London, England
  • 1928-04-12 Hardy Krüger, German actor
  • 1928-05-07 John Ingle, actor (Edward Quartermaine-General Hospital), (d. 2012)
  • 1928-05-13 Édouard Molinaro, French film actor, director and screenwriter
  • 1928-05-18 Pernell Roberts, Waycross Ga, actor (Adam-Bonanza, Trapper John MD)
  • 1928-05-23 Nigel Davenport, actor (Without a Clue, Masada), born in Cambridge, England (d. 2013)
  • 1928-06-05 Robert Lansing, SD California, actor (12 O'Clock High, Equalizer, Automan)
  • 1928-06-20 Martin Landau, American actor (Mission Impossible, Space 1999, Ed Wood), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2017)
  • 1928-06-22 Ralph Waite, American actor, director and political candidate (Cool Hand Luke, The Waltons), born in White Plains, New York
  • 1928-06-29 Ian Bannen, Airdrie Scotland, actor (Eye of the Needle, Gorky Park)
  • 1928-07-05 Warren Oates, Depoy Ky, actor (East of Eden, Stoney Burke)
  • 1928-07-09 Vince Edwards, American actor (Ben Casey, Matt Lincoln, Firehouse), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1928-07-13 Bob Crane, actor (Col Hogan-Hogan's Heroes, Donna Reed), born in Waterbury, Connecticut
  • 1928-07-14 Pierre Olaf, Cauderan France, actor (Kraft Music Hall)
  • 1928-07-22 Orson Bean, actor/comedian (To Tell the Truth), born in Burlington, Vermont
  • 1928-07-25 Mario Montenegro, Filipino actor, born in Pagsanjan, Philippines (d. 1988)
  • 1928-08-10 Jimmy Dean, Tx, actor/singer (Jimmy Dean Show, Diamonds are Forever)
  • 1928-08-10 Gus Mercurio, American-born Australian actor
  • 1928-08-22 John Lupton, American actor (Tom-Broken Arrow), born in Highland Park, Illinois (d. 1993)
  • 1928-08-29 Charles Gray, Bournemouth England, actor (Clay-Rawhide)
  • 1928-08-31 James Coburn, Laurel Nebr, actor (Our Man Flint, Magnificent Seven)
  • 1928-09-01 George Maharis, Astoria New York, actor (Buz-Route 66, Most Deadly Game)
  • 1928-09-04 Dick York, American actor (Darrin-Bewitched, Inherit the Wind), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana (d. 1992)
  • 1928-09-11 Earl Holliman, Delhi La, actor (Police Woman, Tribes, Cry Panic)
  • 1928-09-17 Roddy McDowall, actor (Planet of Apes, Lord Love a Duck), born in London, England
  • 1928-09-19 Adam West, American actor (Batman, Last Precinct) born in Walla Walla, Washington (d. 2017)
  • 1928-09-22 Eugene Roche, actor (Foul Play, Slaughterhouse Five), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1928-09-26 Bob Van der Veken, Belgian actor
  • 1928-10-01 George Peppard, actor (Banacek, A-Team, Blue Max), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1928-10-01 Laurence Harvey, [Larushka Skine], Lithuanian-born South African actor (Alamo, Romeo & Juliet), born in Joniškis (d. 1973)
  • 1928-10-08 Bill Maynard, British actor
  • 1928-10-25 Anthony Franciosa, [Papaleo], American actor (Jeff-Name of the Game), born in NYC, New York
  • 1928-10-30 William Campbell, actor (Jerry-Cannonball, Luke-Dynasty), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1928-11-15 John Orchard, British actor (d. 1995)
  • 1928-11-16 Clu Gulager, Holdenville Oklahoma, actor (Virginian, Survivors, Tall Man)
  • 1928-11-17 Rance Howard, American actor
  • 1928-11-20 Franklin Cover, actor (Tom-The Jeffersons), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1928-11-20 Rex Reason, actor (Man Without a Gun, Roaring 20s), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1928-11-20 Aleksey Batalov, Russian actor
  • 1928-11-27 Alekos Alexandrakis, Greek actor (d. 2005)
  • 1928-12-09 Dick Van Patten, actor (Tom Bradford in 8 is Enough), born in Queens, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1928-12-10 John Colicos, actor (Battlestar Galactica), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1928-12-10 Dan Blocker, De Kalb Texas, American actor (Tiny-Cimarron City, Hoss-Bonanza)
  • 1928-12-21 Ed Nelson, American actor (Peyton Place, A Long Came a Spider), born in New Orleans, Louisiana, (d. 2014)
  • 1928-12-25 Earl Brown, Salt Lake City Ut, actor (Stovall-Operation Petticoat)
  • 1928-12-29 Bernard Cribbins, Oldham England, actor (Val Doonican Show)
  • 1929-01-08 Saeed Jaffrey, Indian actor (The Chess Players, Gandhi), born in Punjab, India (d. 2015)

Weddings in Film & TV

Divorces in Film & TV

Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2201 - 2,300 of 3,406

  • 1993-05-25 Dan Seymour [Daniel Seymour Katz], American actor (To Have and Have Not, We the People, Sing It Again), dies following a stroke 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, American actor (Captain Midnight, Out of the Past), 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
  • 1993-07-03 "Curly" Joe DeRita, American actor and comedian (The Three Stooges) dies of pneumonia at 83
  • 1993-07-04 Charles Crain, actor, dies in Hollywood at 83
  • 1993-07-09 Will Rogers Jr, American politician (D-Representative 1943-44) writer, political commentator, and actor (Down to Earth), commits suicide at 81
  • 1993-07-14 Robert Strong, American actor, dies at 87
  • 1993-07-15 David Brian, American actor (Accused of Murder, Dawn at Sorocco), dies at 78
  • 1993-07-28 Herbert Joeks, [Herman Hugten], Dutch actor (Snip & Snap, Pipo de clown), dies at 77
  • 1993-08-03 James Donald, Scottish actor (Bridge on River Kwai, Vikings, In Which We Serve, Way Ahead), dies of stomach cancer 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
  • 1993-08-08 Roy London, US actor and director (Tiger Warsaw), dies of lymphoma at 50
  • 1993-08-12 Jerome Thor, American actor (Riot in Juvenile Prison), dies of cardiac at 69
  • 1993-08-16 Stewart Granger, English actor (Prisoner of Zenda, King Solomon's Mines), dies of cancer at 80
  • 1993-08-16 Tom Fuccella, actor (Paul-One Life to Live), dies of AIDs at 56
  • 1993-08-20 Sydney Arnold, British comic actor (The Meaning of Life, Top Secret!, Miss Jones & Son), dies at 93
  • 1993-08-23 Charles Scorsese, actor (Cape Fear, Goodfellas, Wise Guys), dies at 80
  • 1993-08-27 Bob Verstraete, Dutch actor/screenwriter/director (Alicia), dies at 71
  • 1993-08-29 Dorian Corey, actor (Paris is Burning), dies of AIDs at 56
  • 1993-08-30 Richard Jordan, US actor (Hunt for Red October, Posse), dies at 55
  • 1993-09-02 Eric Berry, English/US actor (Pippin, 49th Parallel), dies at 80
  • 1993-09-03 Leon Liebgold, Pol/US actor/chairman (Hebrew Actors Union), dies at 83
  • 1993-09-04 Herve Villechaize, actor (Fantasy Island), shoots self to death at 50
  • 1993-09-05 Willem Wagter, actor (Ghetto, Medic Center West), dies at 60
  • 1993-09-12 Charles Lamont, actor and director (Abbott & Costello movies), dies at 95
  • 1993-09-12 Harold Innocent, actor (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves), dies at 60
  • 1993-09-12 Raymond Burr, Canadian-American actor (Perry Mason, Ironsides, Godzilla), dies of liver cancer at 76
  • 1993-09-21 Fernand Ledoux, Belgian/French actor (L'Homme de Londres), dies at 96
  • 1993-09-21 Kamaran Abdalla, Iraq/Engl/Neth actor (Best Thing in Life), dies at 34
  • 1993-09-23 William Cort, actor/producer (Ghost, Dear Heart), dies of cancer at 53
  • 1993-09-30 Gordon Douglas, actor and director (Tony Rome), dies of cancer at 85
  • 1993-09-30 Tony Brafa, actor (Enrico Pallazzo-Naked Gun), dies at 72
  • 1993-10-01 Joseph Warren, actor (Gift of Love, Urban Warriors), dies at 77
  • 1993-10-07 Cyril Cusack, South African actor (Day of the Jackal, Fahrenheit 451), dies of neuron disease at 82
  • 1993-10-07 Kenneth Nelson, US/English actor (Boys in the Band), dies at 63
  • 1993-10-12 Leon Ames, American actor (Mister Ed, Father of the Bride), dies from a stroke at 91
  • 1993-10-20 Maurice Dolbier, US actor/writer (Nowhere near Everest), dies at 81
  • 1993-10-25 Vincent Price, American actor (House on Haunted Hill, Fly, Laura), dies of lung cancer at 82

Person of interestRiver Phoenix

1993-10-31 River Phoenix, actor (Stand By Me), dies of drug overdose at 23

  • 1993-11-03 William Lanteau, actor (On Golden Pond), dies at 70
  • 1993-11-07 Charles Aidman, actor (Kotch, Zoot Suit), dies of cancer at 68
  • 1993-11-10 Wensley Pithey, South-African actor (Oliver!, The Saint, Little Women), dies at 79
  • 1993-11-18 Fritz Feld, German actor (Jack Benny Show, At the Circus, Errand Boy, Promises Promises), dies at 93
  • 1993-11-21 Christopher Frank, director/actor (Annee Des Meduses), dies at 50

Person of interestBill Bixby

1993-11-22 Bill Bixby, US actor (My Favorite Martian), dies from cancer at 59

Actor Bill Bixby
Bill Bixby
  • 1993-11-28 Kenneth Connor, English comic/actor (Carry on Sergeant), dies at 75
  • 1993-12-03 Thomas Mogotlane, South African actor (Mapantsula), dies at 40
  • 1993-12-06 Dominic "Don" Ameche, American actor (Cocoon, Trading Places), dies of prostate cancer at 85
  • 1993-12-08 Andre Cerf, French actor/producer (Nana), dies at 93
  • 1993-12-12 Jeremiah Sullivan, actor (Soldier, Double-Stop), dies of AIDS at 58
  • 1993-12-16 Moses Gunn, actor (Roots), dies of asthma at 64
  • 1993-12-18 Sam Wanamaker, American-English actor (Private Benjamin), dies of prostate cancer at 74
  • 1993-12-20 Moses Gunn, actor (Shaft), dies at 64
  • 1993-12-22 Don DeFore, American actor (George-Hazel, The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), dies of cardiac arrest at 76
  • 1993-12-26 Jeff Morrow [Leslie Irving Morrow], American actor (Robe, Union Pacific, Temperatures Rising), dies at 86
  • 1993-12-28 Howard Caine [Cohen], American actor (Hogan's Heroes), dies at 67
  • 1993-12-29 Frunzik Mkrtchyan, Soviet Armenian actor (b. 1930)

Person of interestCesar Romero

1994-01-01 Cesar Romero, American actor (Batman, Ocean's 11), dies at 86

  • 1994-01-07 Vittorio Mezzogiorno, actor (Cafe Express), dies of heart failure 52
  • 1994-01-07 Llewellyn Rees, British theatre actor (A Fish Called Wanda, Invisible Creature), dies at 92
  • 1994-01-08 Edward Duke, actor (Decadence, Silver Bears), dies of cancer at 40
  • 1994-01-08 Pat Buttram, actor (Haney-Green Acres), dies of kidney failure at 78
  • 1994-01-08 Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Italian actor (Octopus), dies at 52
  • 1994-01-10 Michael Aldridge, British actor (Last of the Summer Wine, Murder in Cathedral), dies at 73
  • 1994-01-16 Martin Kosleck, German actor (Pursuit to Algiers, Agent for H.A.R.M.), dies at 89
  • 1994-01-22 Jean-Louis Barrault, French stage actor, director and producer (Les Enfants du Paradis), dies at 83
  • 1994-01-22 Aristotelis "Telly" Savalas, American singer (If?) and character actor (Kojak, On Her Majesty's Secret Service), dies of prostate cancer at 72
  • 1994-01-27 Claude Akins, actor (Rio Bravo, Lobo), dies of cancer at 67
  • 1994-01-27 Joe Mays, actor (Mr Saturday Night), dies of AIDS at 44
  • 1994-01-28 Hal Smith, American actor (The Andy Griffith Show-Otis Campbell), dies at 77
  • 1994-01-29 Jevgeni P Leonov, Russian actor (Gori, Moja Zvezda), dies at 67
  • 1994-01-29 Nick Cravat [Nicholas Cuccia], American actor (Gremlin-Twilight Zone), dies of lung cancer at 81
  • 1994-02-01 Olan Soule, American actor (My 3 Sons, Captain Midnight, Arnie), dies of lung cancer at 83
  • 1994-02-02 Stephen Barclay, actor (Pride of the Plains), dies at 75
  • 1994-02-06 Joseph Cotten, American actor (Citizen Kane, The Third Man, Airport 77, Hearse), dies from pneumonia at 88
  • 1994-02-11 Sorrell Brooke, American actor (Boss Hogg in The Dukes of Hazzard), dies at 64
  • 1994-02-11 William Conrad [John Cann], American actor (The Killers, Bullwinkle Show, Cannon), dies of a heart attack at 73
  • 1994-02-15 Tiger Haynes, US actor (Moscow on the Hudson, Cosby Show), dies at 79
  • 1994-02-19 Derek Jarman, actor and director (Tempest), dies of AIDS at 52

Person of interestJohn Candy

1994-03-04 John Candy, actor (SCTV, Uncle Buck), dies from a heart attack at 43

Actor and Comedian John Candy
Actor and Comedian
John Candy
  • 1994-03-09 Fernando Rey [Arambillet], Spanish actor (The French Connection, Matter of Time), dies of bladder cancer at 76
  • 1994-03-21 Dack Rambo, American actor (Jack Ewing-Dallas), dies from AIDs at 52
  • 1994-03-21 Macdonald Carey, American actor (Days of Our Lives, Lock Up), dies of cancer at 81
  • 1994-03-23 Jim Moloney, American actor and writer, dies of Parkinson's disease at 64
  • 1994-03-29 Bill Travers [William Inge Lindon-Travers], British actor, director, officer and animal rights activist (Born Free, Gorgo), dies at 72
  • 1994-04-02 Richard Davies, actor (Pvt Buckaroo), dies of heart attack at 79
  • 1994-04-08 François Rozet, French Canadian actor (b. 1899)
  • 1994-04-13 Nikolai Afanasyevich Kryuchkov, Soviet film actor (Telegram, Town People), dies at 83
  • 1994-04-13 Nikolai Krjoetsjkov, Russian actor (Ballad of Soldatje), dies at 83
  • 1994-04-13 Rudolf Hrusinský, Czech actor and director (Short Cut, Golden Eels), dies at 73
  • 1994-04-16 John McLiam [Williams], Canadian actor (First Blood, Sleeper, Men From Shiloh), dies of Parkinson's disease at 76
  • 1994-04-16 Ron Vawter, US actor (Roy Cohn, The Silence of the Lambs), dies at 45
  • 1994-04-17 Peter Hacker, US journalist/actor (NBC, Broadcast News), dies at 69
  • 1994-04-19 Michel van Rooy, Dutch actor (Doctor Vlimmen, The Attack), dies at 43