Actors in History (Part 24)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2301 - 2,400 of 6,960

  • 1928-12-21 Edwin "Ed" Nelson, American actor (Peyton Place, A Long Came a Spider), born in New Orleans, Louisiana,(d. 2014)
  • 1928-12-29 Bernard Cribbins, British character actor, voice-over artist and musical comedian (Val Doonican Show), born in Oldham, Lancashire
  • 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, American 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 Maxwell, American actor and director (The Portrait of a Lady, The Shadow of the Tower, The Evil of Frankenstein), born in Worcester, Massachusetts (d. 1995)
  • 1929-03-25 Kenneth Haigh, Yorkshire England, actor (Search for the Nile)
  • 1929-03-29 Ronald Clive Williams, Welsh actor and comedian (Twin Town), born in Cefneithin, Carmarthenshire, Wales (d. 1997)
  • 1929-03-29 Utpal Dutt, Indian actor and director (Manusher Adhikar), born in Barisal, Bengal Presidency, India (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, English actor (Tartuffe, Pope John Paul II), born in Coventry, Warwickshire, England (d. 2001)
  • 1929-04-08 Jacques Brel, Belgian singer, songwriter, actor, director and composer (Le Far West, Pain in the A__), born in Schaerbeek, Brussels (d. 1978)

Person of interestMax Von Sydow

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 Bollywood director, actor and politician (Yaadein, Mother India, Khandaan), born in Jhelum, Punjab (d. 2005)
  • 1929-06-10 Harald Juhnke, actor (Guitars of Love), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1929-06-16 Ramon Bieri, American actor (d. 2001)
  • 1929-06-20 Ronald Hines, British actor (Not in Front of the Children, Pack of Lies), born in London, England (d. 2017)
  • 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)

Person of interestChristopher Plummer

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, American actor (Boss Hogg in Dukes of Hazard), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 1994)
  • 1930-01-06 Vic Tayback, American actor (Mel-Alice, Khan, Portrait of a Stripper), born in Brooklyn, New York

Person of interestRod Taylor

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)

Person of interestGene Hackman

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

  • 1930-02-08 Alejandro Rey, actor (Carlos-Flying Nun), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1930-02-10 Robert Wagner, actor (It Takes a Thief, Hart to Hart), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1930-02-15 Nico Minardos, American actor
  • 1930-02-16 Ricou Browning, Florida, director/actor (Thunderball)
  • 1930-02-23 Johnny Seven, American actor (Ironside, Amy Prentiss), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-03-01 Raymond St Jacques, actor and director (Cotton Comes to Harlem, Mr Moses)
  • 1930-03-02 John Cullum, actor (Hamlet, Hawaii, Northern Exposure), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1930-03-07 James Broderick, Charlestown, New Hampshire, American actor (Dog Day Afternoon, Family)
  • 1930-03-24 Kenneth Nelson, Rocky Mount NC, actor (Henry Aldrich-Aldrich Family)

Person of interestSteve McQueen

1930-03-24 Steve McQueen, American actor (The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape), born in Beech Grove, Indiana

  • 1930-03-27 David Janssen, American actor (The Fugitive, Harry O), born in Naponee Nebraska (d. 1980)
  • 1930-03-30 John Astin, actor (I'm Dickens He's Fenster, Addams Family), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1930-04-07 Andrew Sachs, German-born British actor (Manuel in Fawlty Towers), born in Berlin (d. 2016)
  • 1930-04-10 Norma Candal, Puerto Rican actress and comedian (La criada malcriada), born in Fajardo, Puerto Rico (d. 2006)
  • 1930-04-14 Bradford Dillman, American actor (Compulsion, Piranha, Sudden Impact, Enforcer), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2018)
  • 1930-04-14 Jay Robinson, American actor (Born Again, Malibu Bikini Shop), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)
  • 1930-04-16 Frank Page, British broadcaster/actor (Hudson Hawk, Dark Dancer)
  • 1930-04-18 Clive Revill, actor (Legend of Hell House), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1930-04-19 Dick Sargent [Richard Stanford Cox ], American actor (Bewitched), born in Carmel, California (d. 1994)
  • 1930-04-23 Alan Oppenheimer, American actor (6 Million Dollar Man, Eischied), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-04-26 Derek Waring, actor (Barnacle Bill, Arthur-Heart of the Country)
  • 1930-04-28 Richard C Sarafian, American director/actor (Foley Square), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)
  • 1930-04-29 Jean Rochefort, French actor
  • 1930-05-20 James McEachin, Pennert NC, actor (Harry-Tenafly)

Person of interestClint Eastwood

1930-05-31 Clint Eastwood, American actor (Dirty Harry)/mayor (Carmel, California), born in San Francisco, California

Actor and Director Clint Eastwood
Actor and Director
Clint Eastwood
  • 1930-06-01 Edward Woodward, Croydon England, actor (Breaker Morant, Wickerman)
  • 1930-06-12 Jim Nabors, American actor and singer (Gomer Pyle, Back Home Again in Indiana), born in Sylacauga, Alabama (d. 2017)
  • 1930-06-25 George Murdock, American actor

Person of interestRobert Evans

1930-06-29 Robert Evans, American director/actor (Love Story, The Godfather, Chinatown), born in NYC, New York

Film Producer Robert Evans
Film Producer
Robert Evans
  • 1930-07-04 Frunzik Mkrtchyan, Armenian actor
  • 1930-07-05 Tommy Cook, actor (Missile to the Moon), born in Duluth, Minnesota

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2301 - 2,400 of 3,549

  • 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, American character actor (B. J. and the Bear, The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo, Movin' On), 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
  • 1994-03-03 Ezra Stone [Chaim Feinstone], American director, actor and producer (My Living Doll, Henry Aldrich), dies in a road accident at 76

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
  • 1994-04-20 Jean Carmet, French actor (Cache Cash, Miss Mona, Night Magic), dies of a heart attack at 72
  • 1994-04-25 David Langton [Basil Muir Langton-Dodds], Scottish actor (The Avengers, Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship), dies of a heart attack at 82
  • 1994-04-29 William "Bill" Quinn, American actor (Star Trek, The Birds, Rifleman, All in the Family), dies of natural causes at 81
  • 1994-05-06 Fred Sadoff, actor (Quiet American), dies of AIDS at 67
  • 1994-05-08 George Peppard, American actor (Breakfast at Tiffany's, Banacek, A-Team, Blue Max), 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, American actor (Red Badge of Courage, Cocaine Wars, House II), dies of a heart attack at 71
  • 1994-05-16 Alain Cuny, French actor (La Dolce Vita, Detective, Weite Land, Emmanuelle), dies at 85
  • 1994-05-16 Vasek Simek, Czech/US actor (Green Card, Mistress), dies at 66
  • 1994-05-20 Ronald Russell, British journalist, author and Conservative politician, dies at 69
  • 1994-05-23 Joe Pass [Joseph Passalaqua], American virtuoso jazz guitarist and composer, dies from liver cancer at 65
  • 1994-05-29 Jose Bohr, actor (El Traidor, Sueno de Amor), dies at 92
  • 1994-06-04 Stephen McNally, American attorney and actor (Split Second, 30 Seconds over Tokyo), dies at 82
  • 1994-06-04 Massimo Troisi, Italian actor and director (Ricomincio da tre), dies at 41
  • 1994-06-06 Barry Sullivan, American actor (Duffy's Tavern, Man Called X, Tall Man), dies at 81
  • 1994-06-06 John Morey Downs, actor/dancer/singer, dies at 80
  • 1994-06-06 Mark McManus, actor (Ned Kelly), dies of pneumonia at 59
  • 1994-06-06 Peter Graves, British actor (Paradise Lagoon, Admirable Crichton), dies at 82
  • 1994-06-06 Johnny Downs, American actor (The Mad Monster, Coronado, Manhattan Showcase), dies from cancer at 80
  • 1994-06-08 William Marshall, American singer, bandleader and actor (State Fair, Pennsylvanians), dies at 76
  • 1994-06-11 Christopher Collins, actor (True Identity), dies after illness at 44
  • 1994-06-11 Herbert Anderson, American character actor (Dennis The Menace, Battleground), dies of a stroke at 77
  • 1994-06-14 Michel Vitold, Russian/French actor (Madame et le Mort), dies at 78
  • 1994-07-06 Cameron Mitchell, American actor (The High Chaparral), dies of lung cancer at 75
  • 1994-07-08 Dick Sargent [Richard Stanford Cox ], American actor (Darren in "Bewitched"), dies of cancer at 64
  • 1994-07-11 Bart Scheepens, actor/director, dies of AIDS at 50
  • 1994-07-26 Owen "Terry" Scott, British actor and comedian (Terry and June, Carry On Films), dies of cancer at 67
  • 1994-08-02 Bert Freed, American character actor (Shane, Invaders From Mars), dies of a heart attack at 74
  • 1994-08-03 Innokenti Smoktunovski, Russian actor (Hamlet), dies at 69
  • 1994-08-07 Robert Hutton [Winne], American actor (Torture Garden, Rocket), dies at 74
  • 1994-08-07 Larry Martyn, comedy actor (b. 1934)
  • 1994-08-11 Mark "Red" Mitchell, American actor (JFK, 8 Seconds, Want to Live), dies at 33

Person of interestPeter Cushing

1994-08-11 Peter Cushing, actor (Star Wars, Dr Who), dies of cancer at 81

  • 1994-08-16 John Doucette, American actor (The Lone Ranger, Lock Up, Big Town), dies of cancer at 73
  • 1994-08-22 Leo Lerman, American writer and editor (Condé Nast Publications), dies at 80
  • 1994-08-26 Tariq Yunus, Indian actor (Ashanti, Deceivers), dies at 54
  • 1994-09-02 Roy Castle, English dancer, actor and tv presenter (Dr Who & the Daleks), dies of lung cancer at 62
  • 1994-09-03 James Aubrey, actor (Riders of the Storm), dies of heart attack at 75
  • 1994-09-07 Dennis Morgan, [Stanley], US actor (21 Beacon Street), dies at 85
  • 1994-09-07 Godfrey Quigley, Irish actor (Barry Lyndon, Educating Rita, Rooney), dies at 71
  • 1994-09-09 Patrick O'Neal, American actor (Under Seige, The Stepford Wives, King Rat, Night of the Iguana), dies at 66
  • 1994-09-10 Charles Drake [Ruppert], American actor (Harvey, Air Force, Glenn Miller Story), dies of heart attack at 92
  • 1994-09-11 William Obanheim, actor (Officer Obie-Alice's Restaurant), dies at 69
  • 1994-09-12 Tom Ewell [Sam Yewell Tompkins], American actor (Tom Ewell Show, The Seven Year Itch), dies at 85
  • 1994-09-15 Mark Stevens, American actor (Big Town, Martin Kane, Private Eye), dies of cancer at 77
  • 1994-09-16 Jack Dodson, actor (Howard Sprague - "The Andy Griffith Show"), dies at 63
  • 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

Person of interestBurt Lancaster

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, American actor (12 O'Clock High, Equalizer, A Man for All Seasons, Chariots of Fire), dies of cancer at 66
  • 1994-10-24 Raul Julia, Puerto Rican 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
  • 1994-11-09 Ralph Michael, British actor (Quest, Doctor in the House), 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)