Actors in History (Part 23)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2201 - 2,300 of 6,992

  • 1926-07-26 James Best [Jewel Franklin Guy], American actor (The Dukes of Hazzard, Sounder), born in Powderly, Kentucky (d. 2015)
  • 1926-08-03 Gordon Scott, actor (Tarzan & the Trappers), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1926-08-06 Frank Finlay, English actor (Robbery, Lifeforce), born in Farnworth Lancashire (d. 2016)
  • 1926-08-08 Richard Anderson, Long Beach NJ, actor (Oscar Goldman-6 Million $ Man)
  • 1926-08-12 John Derek, actor and director (10, Annapolis Story), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1926-08-17 Jean Poiret, French actor/writer (Le Dernier Metro)
  • 1926-09-09 Jake Carey, American actor (Rock Rock Rock!, Go, Johnny, Go!), born in Pulaski, Virginia (d. 1997)
  • 1926-09-11 Lee Richardson, actor (Sweet Lorraine, Fly 2, Tiger Warsaw), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1926-09-16 Tommy "Butch" Bond, actor (Butch-Our Gang)
  • 1926-09-17 Reginald Marsh, actor (Sicilians, It Happened Here)
  • 1926-09-19 James Lipton, American actor, writer and host of Inside the Actors Studio
  • 1926-09-25 Aldo Ray, Pen Argyl PA, actor (God's Little Acre, Green Beret)
  • 1926-09-25 John Ericson, Dusseldorf Germany, actor (Sam Bolt-Honey West)
  • 1926-10-10 Richard Jaeckel, NY, actor (3:10 to Yuma, Sands of Iwo Jima)
  • 1926-10-11 Earle Hyman, American actor (The Cosby Show, ThunderCats, Coriolanus), born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina (d. 2017)
  • 1926-10-14 Willy Alberti, [Carel Verbrugge], singer/actor (Riffin in Amsterdam)
  • 1926-10-18 Klaus Kinski, [Nikolas Naksynski], Polish actor (Little Drummer Girl)
  • 1926-10-21 Leonard Rossiter, actor (Britannia Hospital), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1926-10-25 Biff McGuire, actor (Serpico, Heart is Lonely Hunter), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1926-11-11 Richard Tufeld, voice actor (Lost in Space), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2012)
  • 1926-11-13 Don Gordon [Donald Guadagno], American actor (Bullitt, Papillon), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2017)
  • 1926-11-24 Alfred "Fred" Benavente, director/actor (Farce Majeur)
  • 1926-11-25 Jeffrey Hunter, American actor (Star Trek Cage, The Searchers), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1926-11-30 Richard Crenna, actor (Rambo, Summer Rental, Sand Pebbles), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1926-12-01 Keith Michell, actor and theatre director (6 Wives of Henry VIII), born in Adelaide, South Australia (d. 2015)
  • 1926-12-01 Robert Symonds, Bristow Oklahoma, actor (Robert E. Lee-Blue & Gray)
  • 1926-12-06 Martti Katajisto, Parkano Finland, actor (Mar Oksalla Ylimmaellae)
  • 1926-12-10 Harry Fowler, Lambeth, London, actor (Great: Isambard Kingdom Brunel), (d. 2012)
  • 1926-12-21 Pedro Gonzales-Gonzalez, actor (Rio Bravo), born in Aguilares Texas
  • 1926-12-27 Jerome Courtland, actor (Tonka, Tharus), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1927-01-10 Lee Philips, American actor (Ellery Queen), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1927-01-25 Gregg Palmer, actor (Scream, To Hell & Back), born in San Francisco
  • 1927-01-26 William Redfield, American actor (Jimmy Hughes Rookie Cop, Marriage), born in NYC, New York
  • 1927-01-27 Michael Craig, Poona India, actor (Escape 2000, Vault of Horror)
  • 1927-02-05 Robert Brown, Herbrides Is, actor (Here Come the Brides, Primus)
  • 1927-02-05 Val Dufour, actor (Eugenie Grandet, Another World), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1927-02-08 Stanley Baker, Ferndale Wales, actor (Concrete Jungle, Zorro, Zulu)
  • 1927-02-15 Harvey Korman, American actor (Carol Burnett Show, Blazing Saddles), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2008)
  • 1927-02-18 Tabe Bas, actor/opera vocalist (Leiser Wolf in Anatevka)

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1927-02-20 Sidney Poitier, 1st African American actor to win an Oscar for Best Actor ('Lillies in the Field' - 1963), born in Miami, Florida

  • 1927-02-22 Donald May, actor (Adam-Edge of Night, Colt .45), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1927-02-25 Dick Jones, American actor (Buffalo Bill Jr), born in Snyder Texas, (d. 2014)
  • 1927-02-27 Guy Mitchell [Albert George Cernik], American singer and actor (Red Garters, 3 Redheads from Seattle), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 1999)
  • 1927-03-04 Thayer David, MA, actor (Eiger Sanction, Rocky, Nero Wolfe, Savages)
  • 1927-03-05 Jack Cassidy, actor (Oscar/Jetman-He & She), born in Richmond Hill, Virginia
  • 1927-03-16 Karlheinz Boehm, Austrian actor (Face of Fear, Peeping Tom, Unnatural), born in Darmstadt, (d. 2014)
  • 1927-03-17 Patrick Allen, Malawi, actor (Roman Holiday, Dial "M" for Murder)
  • 1927-03-31 William Daniels, American actor (Dr Mark Craig-St Elsewhere, 1776), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1927-04-13 Maurice Ronet, Nice France, actor (Frantic, Sphinz, Circle of Love)
  • 1927-04-16 Peter Mark Richman, actor (Andrew-Dynasty), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1927-04-21 Gerald Flood, British actor (d. 1989)
  • 1927-05-02 Ray Barrett, Australian actor
  • 1927-05-04 Terry (Owen John) Scott, Watford UK, English actor and comedian (Carry On Films)
  • 1927-05-06 Ettore Manni, actor (Fatal Desire, Heroes in Hell), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1927-05-20 David Hedison, Americann actor (Colbys, Voyage to Bottom of Sea), born in Providence, Rhode Island
  • 1927-05-22 Michael Constantine, Penn, actor (Room 222, Don't Drink the Water)
  • 1927-05-26 Jacques Bergerac, French actor (Gigi, Les Girls, Thunder in Sun)
  • 1927-05-30 Clint Walker, Hartford Ill, actor (Kodiak, Cheyenne, Dirty Dozen)
  • 1927-06-04 Geoffrey Palmer, British actor (Smacks & Thistle)
  • 1927-06-18 Paul Eddington, British actor (Devil Rides Out, Devil's Bride), born in Paddington, London (d. 1995)
  • 1927-06-27 Peter Bayliss, Thames England, actor (From Russia With Love)
  • 1927-06-27 Robert Casey, actor (Henry-Aldrich Family Show), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1927-06-30 Harvey Vernon, actor (Jasper-Carter Country), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1927-07-02 Brock Peters, actor/singer (Carmen Jones, To Kill a Mockingbird), born in NYC, New York
  • 1927-07-09 Ed Ames, Malden Mass, actor (Mingo-Daniel Boone)
  • 1927-07-10 William Smithers, actor (Witness, Peyton Place, Attack!), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1927-07-10 Suzanne Cloutier, Canadian film actor (d. 2003)
  • 1927-07-25 Daniel Ceccaldi, French actor (d. 2003)
  • 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, IL, actor (Alfalfa-Our Gang)
  • 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)

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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

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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

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2201 - 2,300 of 3,341

  • 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, actor (Perry Mason), 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, actor (Raven, Fly), dies of lung cancer at 82

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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, actor (Oh What a Lovely War), 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

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

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  • 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 Don Ameche, actor (Cocoon), 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, actor (Pvt Benjamin), dies of prostate cancer at 74
  • 1993-12-20 Moses Gunn, actor (Shaft), dies at 64
  • 1993-12-20 Sam Wanamaker, actor (Pvt Benjamin), dies from cancer at 74
  • 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, actor (Robe, Harbor Lights, Blood Legacy), dies at 80
  • 1993-12-28 Howard Caine [Cohen], American actor (Hogan's Heroes), dies at 67
  • 1993-12-29 Frunzik Mkrtchyan, Soviet Armenian actor (b. 1930)

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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, actor (Murder in the Cathedral), dies at 73
  • 1994-01-16 Martin Kosleck, German/US actor (Hitler Gang), dies at 86
  • 1994-01-22 Jean-Louis Barrault, French actor (La Ronde), dies at 83
  • 1994-01-22 Telly Savalas, American actor (Kojak), 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
  • 1994-02-02 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, actor (Mayor Hogg-Dukes of Hazzard), dies at 64
  • 1994-02-11 William Conrad, actor (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
  • 1994-03-04 Guus Verstraete Sr, Dutch actor/dir (2 Drops of Water), dies at 79

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

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  • 1994-03-09 Fernando Rey, Spanish actor (The French Connection), dies of 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, actor (Trio, Gorgo, Born Free), 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, actor (Telegram), dies at 83
  • 1994-04-13 Nikolai Krjoetsjkov, Russian actor (Ballad of Soldatje), dies at 83
  • 1994-04-13 Rudolf Hrusinsky, Czech actor (Short Cut, Golden Eels), dies at 72
  • 1994-04-16 John McLiam, Canadian-born American actor (In Cold Blood), dies of Parkinson's disease at 75
  • 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
  • 1994-04-20 Jean Carmet, French actor (Merci la Vie, Le Sucre), dies at 72
  • 1994-04-25 David Langton, British actor (Upstairs Downstairs), dies at 82
  • 1994-04-29 Bill Quinn, US actor (Quinn Brothers, Birds, Lucky Stiff), dies at 81
  • 1994-05-06 Fred Sadoff, actor (Quiet American), dies of AIDS at 67
  • 1994-05-08 George Peppard, actor (Breakfast at Tiffanys, A-Team), dies at 65
  • 1994-05-08 Steven Keats, American actor (Death Wish), dies of apparent suicide at 48
  • 1994-05-11 Timothy Carey, American actor (Paths of Glory, The Killing), dies of stroke at 65
  • 1994-05-14 Leonard Teale, Australian actor/reciter (Homicide), dies
  • 1994-05-15 Gilbert Roland [Luis Alonso], Mexican actor (Juarez, Barbarosa), dies from cancer at 88
  • 1994-05-15 Royal Dano, actor (Ghoulies 2), dies of a heart attack at 71
  • 1994-05-16 Alain Cuny, French actor (Lovers, Emanuelle, Camille Claudel), dies at 85
  • 1994-05-16 Vasek Simek, Czech/US actor (Green Card, Mistress), dies at 66
  • 1994-05-17 Alain Cuny, [René X Marie], French actor (La Dolce Vita), dies at 85
  • 1994-05-20 Ronald Russell, actor/manager (We Are Angels), dies at 83
  • 1994-05-29 Jose Bohr, actor (El Traidor, Sueno de Amor), dies at 92
  • 1994-06-04 Horace "Stephen" McNally, attorney/actor (Johnny Belinda), dies at 80