Actors in History (Part 24)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2301 - 2,400 of 6,949

  • 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)
  • 1929-01-19 Ulu Grosbard, Belgian actor (Straight Time, Georgia, Falling in Love)
  • 1929-02-04 Jerry Adler, American actor
  • 1929-02-06 Pierre Brice, French actor
  • 1929-02-14 Vic Morrow, American actor (Combat, Roots, Twilight Zone the Movie), born in NYC, New York
  • 1929-02-15 Gerald Harper, broadcaster/actor (Tunes of Glory, Extra Day)
  • 1929-02-21 James Beck, English actor (d. 1973)
  • 1929-02-22 James Hong, American actor
  • 1929-02-23 Eduard W "Ed" Bauer, [Eddy Evers], Dutch actor (Bluejackets)
  • 1929-02-24 Richard B Shull, actor (Diana, Holmes & Yoyo), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • 1929-03-11 Timothy Carey, American actor (Paths of Glory, The Killing), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1994)
  • 1929-03-13 Peter Breck, actor (Black Saddle, Big Valley, Benji), born in Rochester, New York (d. 2012)
  • 1929-03-20 Germán Robles, Spanish actor
  • 1929-03-21 James Coco, actor (Man of La Mancha, Murder by Death), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1929-03-23 James Ackley Maxwell, actor and director (Traitors, Pyt Potter, Otley)
  • 1929-03-25 Kenneth Haigh, Yorkshire England, actor (Search for the Nile)
  • 1929-03-29 Ronald Clive Williams, actor/comedian
  • 1929-03-29 Utpal Dutt, Indian actor (d. 1993)
  • 1929-03-30 Richard Dysart, Brighton Mass, actor (Leland MacKenzie-LA Law)
  • 1929-03-31 Lee Patterson, actor (Dave-Surfside Six, Another World), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1929-04-05 Nigel Hawthorne, actor (Tartuffe, Pope John Paul II)
  • 1929-04-08 Jacques Brel, Belgian singer/actor (Pain in the A__)

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1929-04-10 Max Von Sydow, Swedish actor (Hawaii, Exorcist, Dune, Dreamscape), born in Lund, Sweden

  • 1929-04-18 Peter Jeffrey, actor (Dr Phibes Rides Again, Twinsanity)
  • 1929-04-24 Dr.Rajkumar, Kannada actor
  • 1929-04-30 Peter Carsten, Weissenberg Bavaria, actor (Mr Super Invisible)
  • 1929-05-05 John S Ragin, actor (Dr Astin-Quincy ME), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1929-05-14 Henry McGee, British actor (d. 2006)
  • 1929-05-25 Warren Frost, American actor
  • 1929-05-30 Michael Mellinger, Bavaria, actor (Goldfinger)
  • 1929-06-06 Sunil Dutt, Indian actor and politician (d. 2005)
  • 1929-06-10 Harald Juhnke, actor (Guitars of Love), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1929-06-16 Ramon Bieri, American actor (d. 2001)
  • 1929-06-28 Don Dubbins, actor (Enchanted Island, Fix), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1929-07-18 Michael Medwin, English actor (Four in a Jeep, Scrooge, Checkpoint)
  • 1929-07-20 Rajendra Kumar, Indian actor (d. 1999)
  • 1929-07-31 Don Murray, American actor (Bus Stop, Advise & Consent, Endless Love), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1929-08-04 Kishore Kumar, Indian singer and actor, born in Khandwa, Central Provinces, British (d. 1987)
  • 1929-08-13 Pat Harrington Jr, actor (Danny Thomas Show, 1 Day at a Time), born in NYC, New (d. 2016)
  • 1929-09-07 John Milford, Johnstown NY, actor (Lieutenant, Legend of Jesse James)
  • 1929-09-07 T. P. McKenna, Irish actor (Rivals, Holocaust), born in Mullagh, Ireland (d. 2011)
  • 1929-10-02 Moses Gunn, actor (Amityville II, Good Times, Shaft), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1929-10-04 Scotty Beckett, actor (Listen Darling, Battleground), born in Oakland, California
  • 1929-10-05 Skip Homeier, actor (Beachhead, Dan Raven, Interns), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1929-10-12 Brian Cobby, British actor (Evita, The Nudist Story) and the first male voice of the British speaking clock, born in Brighton, East Sussex, England (d. 2012)
  • 1929-10-28 Marcel Bozzuffi, French actor (d. 1988)
  • 1929-10-31 Bud Spencer, Italian actor (Aladdin, Extralarge, Go For It), born in Borgo Santa Lucia, Naples, Italy (d. 2016)
  • 1929-11-04 Shaike Ophir, Israeli actor (d. 1987)
  • 1929-11-09 Severn Darden, American actor (Luv, President's Analyst, Saturday the 14th), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1995)
  • 1929-11-15 Edward Asner, American actor (The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Lou Grant), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1929-12-01 David Doyle, American actor (Charlie's Angels, Rugrats), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1929-12-01 Dick Shawn, actor (Producers, Maid to Order, Angel), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1929-12-06 King Moody, American actor (Shtarker-Get Smart), born in NYC, New York
  • 1929-12-09 John Cassavetes, actor (Dirty Dozen, Rosemary's Baby), born in NYC, New York (d. 1989)
  • 1929-12-13 Albert Paulsen, Guayaquil Ecuador, actor (Doctors' Hospital)

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1929-12-13 Christopher Plummer, Canadian actor (Sound of Music, Doll's House), born in Toronto, Ontario

  • 1929-12-16 Nicholas Courtney, English actor
  • 1930-01-01 Ty Hardin, American actor (Riptide, Bronco), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-01-03 Eddie Egan, American actor (Joe Forrester), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-01-03 Robert Loggia, actor (Officer & a Gentleman, Scarface), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1930-01-04 Iain Cuthbertson, British actor (Guilty, Scandal, Rep, Danger UXB)
  • 1930-01-04 Sorrell Booke, actor (Bye Bye Braverman, Black Like Me), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1930-01-06 Vic Tayback, American actor (Mel-Alice, Khan, Portrait of a Stripper), born in Brooklyn, New York

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1930-01-11 Rod Taylor, Australian actor (The Birds, Time Machine), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Actor Rod Taylor
Actor
Rod Taylor
  • 1930-01-29 John Junkin, actor/writer (A Hard Day's Night)

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1930-01-30 Gene Hackman, actor (Bonnie & Clyde, Under Fire, The French Connection), born in San Bernardino California


Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2301 - 2,400 of 3,310

  • 1994-10-03 Dub Taylor [Walter Clarence Taylor Jr], American character actor (Gunsmoke), dies from a heart attack at 87
  • 1994-10-03 V, comedian and actor, dies at 48
  • 1994-10-03 Heinz Rühmann, German actor and director (Der Hauptmann von Köpenick), dies at 92
  • 1994-10-04 Heinz Rohmann, German actor/dir (Brave Soldier Schwejk), dies at 92
  • 1994-10-07 Paul Swift, US actor (Egg Man in Pink Flamingo), dies of AIDS at 60
  • 1994-10-15 Wilhelmus HL "Willem" Tollenaar, actor and director (Elkerlyc), dies at 82

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1994-10-20 Burton "Burt" Lancaster, American actor (Spartacus, Apartment, From Here to Eternity, Elmer Gantry), dies of heart attack at 80

  • 1994-10-20 Eberhard Feik, German actor (Tatort), dies at 50
  • 1994-10-20 Sergei F Bondartsjoek, actor and director (Waterloo), dies at 74
  • 1994-10-23 Robert Lansing, actor (Equalizer), dies of cancer at 66
  • 1994-10-24 Raul Julia, actor (Addams Family), dies of stroke at 54
  • 1994-10-26 Rudi van Vlaenderen, Flemish actor/dir/poet (Thyestes), dies at 64
  • 1994-11-02 Noah Beery Jr, American actor (Rockford Files, Quest, Doc Elliot, Gung Ho!, Heaven With a Gun), dies at 81
  • 1994-11-03 Dennis C Ott, US actor (Star Trek 3/4), dies of AIDs
  • 1994-11-04 Jan Wegter, actor (Pastorale 1943), dies at 64
  • 1994-11-07 Carleton Young, American actor (Reefer Madness, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance), dies at 89
  • 1994-11-09 Ralph Champion Shotter Michael, actor, dies at 87
  • 1994-11-11 Ernest Clark, British actor (Ghandi, The Dam Busters, Doctor in the House), dies at 82
  • 1994-11-14 Jake Dengel, US actor (Ragtime, Ironweed), dies at 61
  • 1994-11-14 Tom Villard, American actor (b. 1953)
  • 1994-11-16 John Boylan, US actor (Twin Peaks, Sleepless in Seattle), dies at 82
  • 1994-11-18 Cab[ell] Calloway, US band leader/actor (Missourians), dies at 86
  • 1994-11-19 Dedrick Gobert, US actor (Boyz 'n the Hood), shot to death at 22
  • 1994-11-26 Joey Stefano, American actor (b. 1968)
  • 1994-11-30 Lionel Stander, American blacklisted actor (Hart to Hart, Unfaithfully Yours), dies at 86
  • 1994-12-06 Alan Owen, English screenplay/actor (Hard Day's Night), dies at 69
  • 1994-12-13 Norman Beaton, Guyanese actor (Eureka, Black Joy, Mighty Quinn), dies at 60
  • 1994-12-18 Heinz Bernard Lowenstein, actor/director, dies at 71
  • 1994-12-23 Sebastian Shaw, British actor, director, playwright and poet (High Season, Ace of Spades, Caste), dies of natural causes at 89
  • 1994-12-24 Rossano Brazzi, Italian actor (Final Justice, South Pacific, The Barefoot Contessa), dies of a neural virus at 78
  • 1994-12-26 Robert Emhardt, American actor (Another World, Underworld USA, Mooncussers), dies at 80
  • 1994-12-29 Frank Thring, Australian actor (El Cid, Ben-Hur), dies at 68
  • 1994-12-31 Leo Fuchs, Polish-born Jewish American actor (The Six Million Dollar Man, Avalon), dies at 83

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1994-12-31 Woody Strode, African American football player and actor (Posse, Cotton Club, Vigilante, Scream), dies of lung cancer at 80

Actor and Sportsman Woody Strode
Actor and Sportsman
Woody Strode
  • 1995-01-09 Peter Cook, English comic/actor (Peter n' Dud, Bedazzled), dies at 57
  • 1995-01-25 William Sylvester, actor (2001, Devil Doll, Blind Corner), dies at 72
  • 1995-01-31 George Abbott, playwright/actor/producer (Damn Yankees), dies at 105
  • 1995-02-02 Donald Pleasance, English actor (Halloween), dies at 75
  • 1995-02-05 Doug Mcclure, US rodeo rider/actor (Trampas-Virginian), dies at 59
  • 1995-02-09 David Wayne, American stage and screen actor (Andromeda Strain, Adam's Rib), dies of lung cancer at 81
  • 1995-02-14 Michael Vincent Gazzo, US actor/playwright (The Godfather Part II), dies at 71
  • 1995-02-22 Ed Flanders, actor (Dr Westphall-St Elsewhere), commits suicide at 60
  • 1995-03-05 Ed Flanders, actor (Dr Westphal-St Elsewhere), dies
  • 1995-03-17 Rick Aviles, US comic/actor (Ghost), dies of AIDS
  • 1995-03-21 Robert Urquhart, Scottish actor (Dunkirk, Bulldog Breed), dies at 72
  • 1995-03-28 Hugh Edward R O'Connor, actor (In the Heat of the Night), ODs at 32
  • 1995-04-01 Sampson DeBrier, actor (Inauguration of Pleasure Dome), dies at 86
  • 1995-04-14 Burl Ives, American folk singer and actor (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), dies from complications of mouth cancer at 85
  • 1995-04-26 Alexander Knox, Canadian actor and author (Gorky Park, 2 of a Kind), dies of bone cancer at 88
  • 1995-05-02 Michael Hordern, American actor (Watership Down, The Spy Who Came in from the Cold), dies from kidney disease at 83
  • 1995-05-03 Michael Horden, actor (Fool, Green Man, Scoop), dies at 83
  • 1995-05-11 William John Phillips, British actor (Nothing but a Man, Z-Cars), dies at 80
  • 1995-05-15 Edouard Dermit, actor (Testament of Orpheus), dies at 69
  • 1995-05-15 Eric Richard Porter, actor (Crucible, Hennessy), dies at 67
  • 1995-05-18 Alexander Gudonov, Russian dancer/actor (Witness), dies at 45
  • 1995-05-18 Elisha Cook Jr, American actor (Maltese Falcon, Shane, Magnum PI), dies at 91
  • 1995-05-18 Robert Harris, British actor (Big Caper, The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp, Laughing Anne), dies at 95
  • 1995-05-22 Robert Flemyng, British actor (The Deadly Affair, Funny Face), dies at 83
  • 1995-05-26 Severn Darden, American actor (Second City), dies at 65
  • 1995-06-07 Joseph Tomelty, Irish actor and playwright (Bedevilled, Moby Dick, Melba), dies at 85
  • 1995-06-18 Arthur John Howard, British actor (Frieda, Last Holiday, Paradiso, Glass Cage), dies at 85
  • 1995-07-02 Gail Gordon, actor (Our Miss Brooks, Lucy Show), dies of cancer at 89
  • 1995-07-09 Julian Graham Theodore Hough, actor (Deathwatch, Shout), dies at 47
  • 1995-07-26 Jaime de Mora y Aragon, actor/publicist (Last Judgement), dies at 70
  • 1995-08-11 Phil Harris [Wonga Philip], American actor and singer (Anything Goes, Robin Hood), dies of heart failure at 91
  • 1995-08-17 David Warrilow, actor (Simon, Radio Days, Barton Fink), dies at 60
  • 1995-08-18 James Ackley Maxwell, American actor and director (The Shadow of the Tower, The Evil of Frankenstein), dies at 66
  • 1995-08-24 Gary Crosby, singer/actor (Operation Bikini, Mardi Gras), dies at 61
  • 1995-08-31 David Farrar, English actor (Beat Girl, I Accuse, Watusi), dies at 87
  • 1995-09-04 John Megna, actor (To Kill a Mocking Bird), dies at 42
  • 1995-09-10 Charles Denner, actor (Mado, Stella, Z, Landru), dies at 69
  • 1995-09-12 Jeremy Brett, [Peter Huggins], English actor (Sherlock Holmes), dies at 61
  • 1995-09-14 Eiji Okada, actor (Traffic Jam, Yakuza, Ugly American), dies at 75
  • 1995-09-17 Grady Sutton, American actor (Pruitts of South Hampton, The Bank Dick), dies at 89
  • 1995-09-28 Eddy Grove, American actor dies at 78
  • 1995-10-12 Gary Bond, actor (Outback, Zulu, Anne of Thousand Days), dies at 55
  • 1995-10-18 Bryan Johnson, singer/actor, dies at 69
  • 1995-10-20 Christopher Stone, actor (Dave-Dallas, Interns), dies at 53
  • 1995-10-25 David Healy, actor (Supergirl, Doomsday Gun, Patton), dies at 64
  • 1995-11-04 Paul Eddington, British actor (Devil Rides Out, Devil's Bride), dies at 68
  • 1995-11-13 Robert Stephens, actor (Chaplin, QB VII, Cleopatra), dies at 64
  • 1995-11-19 Bruce Trent [William Butters], British singer and actor (The Passing Show, Band Waggon), dies at 83
  • 1995-11-24 Jeffrey Lynn [Ragnar Godfrey Lind], American actor (Four Daughters, Roaring Twenties), dies from natural causes at 86
  • 1995-11-30 William Roerick, American actor (The Wasp Woman, Guiding Light), dies in car crash at 83
  • 1995-12-05 Robert Parrish, film director editor/actor (Casino Royale), dies at 79
  • 1995-12-08 George J Lewis, Mexican-born actor (Don-Zorro), dies at 91
  • 1995-12-11 Arthur Mullard, English actor, comedian and singer (Romany Jones), dies at 82
  • 1995-12-11 John Heawood, actor singer/choreographer (Pleasure Garden), dies at 75
  • 1995-12-23 Patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Mutiny), dies at 84
  • 1995-12-25 Dean Martin [Dino Paul Crocetti], American singer and actor (Martin and Lewis, The Dean Martin Show), dies at 78
  • 1996-01-18 Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, Indian actor (b. 1923)
  • 1996-01-27 Patrick Ludlow, British actor (Naughty Husbands, Evergreen and Modesty Blaise), dies at 93
  • 1996-01-30 Guy Doleman, actor (Deadly Bees, Idol, Thunderball), dies at 72
  • 1996-02-02 Gene Kelly, American actor and dancer (Singin' in the Rain), dies at 83
  • 1996-02-06 Guy Madison, actor (Wild Bill Hickok), dies at 74
  • 1996-02-09 Gerald Savory, British actor playwright and TV producer (Heart of the Matter), dies at 86
  • 1996-02-11 Phil Regan, actor (Las Vegas Night, Dames, Housewife), dies at 88
  • 1996-02-13 Martin Balsam, actor (Archie's Place), dies at 76
  • 1996-02-15 McLean Stevenson, American actor (M*A*S*H, Hello Larry), dies of a heart attack at 66
  • 1996-02-15 Tommy Rettig, actor (Lassie)/computer programmer (Clipper), dies at 54