Actors in History (Part 25)

Events in Film & TV

Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2401 - 2,500 of 6,926

  • 1930-07-30 Tony Lip, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, actor (Sopranos, Donnie Brasco, Good Fellas), (d. 2013)
  • 1930-08-01 Geoffrey Holder, Trinidad, dancer/actor (Annie, The Wiz)
  • 1930-08-03 James Komack, American writer/director/actor (Courtship of Eddie's Father), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-08-16 Robert Culp, Berkley California, actor (I Spy, Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice)
  • 1930-08-18 Grant Williams, American actor (Hawaiian Eye, Incredible Shrinking Man), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestSean Connery

1930-08-25 Sean Connery, Scottish actor (James Bond films), born in Edinburgh, Scotland

  • 1930-08-25 Graham Jarvis, Canadian actor (Mary Hartman, Misery), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1930-08-25 Bruce Allpress, New Zealand actor
  • 1930-08-28 Ben Gazzara, American actor (Run for Your Life, QB VII), born in NYC, New York (d. 2012)
  • 1930-08-28 Windsor Davies, British actor
  • 1930-09-08 Mario Adorf, actor (Bachelor, Abyssinia), born in Zurich, Switzerland
  • 1930-09-17 David Huddleston, actor (Big Lebowski), born in Vinton, Virginia (d. 2016)
  • 1930-09-23 Colin Blakely, Bangor N Ireland, actor (Shattered, Equus, King Lear)
  • 1930-09-24 Angelo Muscat, Maltese actor (d. 1977)
  • 1930-09-26 Philip Bosco, Jersey City, actor (Trading Places)
  • 1930-09-28 Ugo Gregoretti, actor (Rogopag, Common Sense of Modesty), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1930-09-30 Ben Cooper, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1930-10-01 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino)

Person of interestRichard Harris

1930-10-01 Richard Harris, Irish actor (Man Called Horse) and singer (MacArthur Park), born in Limerick, Ireland (d. 2002)

Actor and Singer Richard Harris
Actor and Singer
Richard Harris
  • 1930-10-08 James Olsen, actor (Andromeda Strain, Spell), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • 1930-10-09 David Rounds, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill), born in Bronxville, New York
  • 1930-10-15 Phillipe Leroy, actor (Night Porter, Leonardo da Vinci), born in Paris, France
  • 1930-10-23 Gerard Blain, actor (Hatari), born in Paris, France
  • 1930-11-05 Herb Edelman, American actor (Good Guys, Strike Force, 9 to 5), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1930-11-08 Bob Harris, actor (Jim-Troubleshooters), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1930-11-14 Michael Robbins, British actor (d. 1992)
  • 1930-11-15 Whitman Mayo, American actor (Grady-Sanford & Son), born in NYC, New York
  • 1930-11-23 Robert Easton, actor (Someone Up There Likes Me), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Person of interestMaximilian Schell

1930-12-08 Maximilian Schell, Swiss-Austrian actor and director (Odessa File, Julia), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2014)

  • 1930-12-11 Jean-Louis Trintignant, French actor and director (Man & a Woman, Z)
  • 1930-12-13 Robert Prosky, actor (Christine, Sgt Jablonski-Hill St Blues), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1930-12-17 Armin Mueller-Stahl, German painter, author and actor (Kafka, Music Box), born in Tilsit, Germany
  • 1930-12-26 Donald Moffat, Plymouth England, actor (Kent-Logan's Run)
  • 1930-12-29 Glenn Reeves, American rockabilly singer-songwriter and radio deejay (Heartbreak Hotel), born in Shamrock, Texas (d. 1998)

Person of interestRobert Duvall

1931-01-05 Robert Duvall, actor (Great Santini, Taxi Driver), born in San Diego, California

  • 1931-01-06 P J [Patrick Joeseph] Kavanagh, poet, actor and journalist (The Perfect Stranger), born in Worthing, Sussex (d. 2015)
  • 1931-01-11 Ed Hall, Roxbury Mass, actor (Dr Bicker-Medical Center)
  • 1931-01-13 Charles Nelson Reilly, American actor (Match Game, Ghost & Mrs Muir), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-01-13 Ian Hendry, English actor (d. 1984)
  • 1931-01-17 James Earl Jones, Miss, actor (Darth Vader, Exorcist II, Soul Man)
  • 1931-01-25 Dean Jones, actor (Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo, The Love Bug), born in Decatur, Alabama (d. 2015)
  • 1931-01-25 Harold Lloyd Jr, actor (Frankenstein's Daughter)
  • 1931-02-06 Rip Torn, Tx, actor (Coma, Summer Rental, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof)

Person of interestJames Dean

1931-02-08 James Dean, American stage and film actor (Giant, Rebel Without a Cause), born in Marion, Indiana (d. 1955)

Actor James Dean
James Dean
  • 1931-02-10 Doug Young, American voice actor
  • 1931-02-14 Brian Kelly, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1931-02-16 Ken Takakura, [Goichi Oda], Kita Japan, actor (Story of Antarctic)
  • 1931-02-24 Dominic Chianese, American actor
  • 1931-02-25 Christopher George, actor (Rat Patrol, Immortal), born in Royal Oak, Michigan (d. 1983)
  • 1931-02-28 Gavin MacLeod, American actor (Murray-Mary Tyler Moore, Love Boat), born in Mt Kisco, New York
  • 1931-03-06 John Smith, US actor (Cimarron City, Laramie, 7 Angry Men), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1931-03-12 William "Buckwheat" Thomas, actor (Little Rascals)
  • 1931-03-13 Wolfgang Kohlhaase, German actor, director and writer (Solo Sunday), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1931-03-20 Hal Linden, [Harold Lipshitz], actor (Barney Miller, Blacke's Magic)

Person of interestWilliam Shatner

1931-03-22 William Shatner, actor (Star Trek, T J Hooker), born in Montreal, Quebec

Person of interestLeonard Nimoy

1931-03-26 Leonard Nimoy, American actor (Spock-Star Trek, Mission Impossible), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2015)

  • 1931-04-01 George Baker, Bulgaria, actor (Goodbye Mr Chips, Curse of the Fly)
  • 1931-04-06 Ivan Dixon, American actor (Car Wash, Hogan's Heroes), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-04-08 John Gavin [Juan Vincent Apablasa Jr], American actor (Imitation of Life, Psycho), and US Ambassador to Mexico (1981–86), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2018)
  • 1931-04-11 Johnny Sheffield, actor (Boy-Tarzan Finds a Son), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1931-04-13 Michael Burchill, actor
  • 1931-04-19 Garfield Morgan, Brtish actor (Odessa File, To Catch a Spy)
  • 1931-04-22 Siem Vroom, Dutch actor (The Lift, Bridge Too Far, Mysteries)
  • 1931-04-29 William Ball, actor (Suburban Commando)
  • 1931-05-02 Phil Bruns, American actor and writer (Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman), (d. 2012)
  • 1931-05-15 David Healy, actor (Supergirl, Doomsday Gun, Patton, Be My Guest)
  • 1931-05-16 Jack Dodson, actor (Howard Sprage- "The Andy Griffith Show"), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1931-05-18 Robert Morse, actor (That's Life, Jack Frost), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1931-05-24 Michael Lonsdale, French actor
  • 1931-05-25 John Gabriel, actor (Cat Gang, Fantasies), born in Niagara Falls, New York
  • 1931-05-25 Donald Phelps, American actor (Ghost Ship), born in Indiana (d. 1993)
  • 1931-06-07 Lang Jeffries, Ontario Canada, actor (Skip-Rescue 8)
  • 1931-06-09 Joe Santos, American actor (Rockford Files), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1931-06-20 James Tolkan, American actor (Weekend War, Leap of Faith), born in Calumet, Michigan
  • 1931-06-29 Ed Gilbert, American actor (d. 1999)
  • 1931-07-02 Robert Ito, actor (Sam-Quincy ME), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1931-07-04 Stephen Boyd [William Millar], Glengormley, County Antrim, Irish actor (Fantastic Voyage, Ben-Hur)
  • 1931-07-06 Donal Donnelly, Bradford Yorkshire England, actor (Dead)
  • 1931-07-07 Stanley Brock, actor (Ivan-He's the Mayor), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1931-07-10 Nick Adams, Nanticoke Pa, actor (Johnny Yuma-Rebel)
  • 1931-07-11 Tab Hunter, American actor (Tab Hunter Show, Lust in the Dust), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-07-13 Bill Moor, actor (Hanky Panky), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1931-07-14 Robert Stephens, Bristol England, actor (Uncle Kurt-Holocaust)
  • 1931-07-22 Perry Lopez, American actor (Chinatown, Death Wish 4), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-07-27 Jerry Van Dyke, American actor (My Mother the Car, Coach), born in Danville, Illinois (d. 2018)
  • 1931-07-28 Darryl Hickman, American actor (Human Comedy, Tea & Sympathy), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1931-08-03 Alex Cord, [Viespi], American actor (Brotherhood, Fire, Street Asylum), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-08-31 Noble Willingham, American actor (Walker, Texas Ranger, The Corndog Man), born in Mineola, Texas (d. 2004)
  • 1931-09-10 Philip Baker Hall, American actor
  • 1931-09-12 Ian Holm, English actor (The Lord of the Rings, Alien), born in Ilford Essex
  • 1931-09-19 Ray Danton, American actor and director (Longest Day, Psychic Killer), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-09-19 Jean-Claude Carrière, French screenwriter and actor
  • 1931-09-21 Larry Hagman, TV actor (I Dream of Jeannie, JR-Dallas), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2012)
  • 1931-09-24 Anthony Newley, English actor and singer-songwriter (Dr Doolitte, Goldfinger theme), born in London (d. 1999)
  • 1931-09-29 Eddie Barth, actor (Shaft, Simon & Simon), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1931-10-09 Tony Booth, British actor and father of Cherie Blair
  • 1931-10-26 Hank Garrett, actor (Car 54 Where Are You), born in Monticello, New York
  • 1931-10-29 Franco Interlenghi, Italian actor (I Vitelloni), born in Rome, (d. 2015)
  • 1931-10-30 Dick Gautier, stage and screen actor (Get Smart, Mr Terrific), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2017)
  • 1931-10-30 John Macchia, CA, actor (Beach Blanket Bingo, Beach Party)

Weddings in Film & TV

Divorces in Film & TV

Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2401 - 2,500 of 3,406

  • 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
  • 1995-06-30 Gale Gordon [Charles Thomas Aldrich, Jr], American actor and comedian (Our Miss Brooks, Here's Lucy), dies from lung cancer at 89
  • 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
  • 1995-08-10 Donald Bisset, British children book writer, illustrator (Upside Down Stories) and actor (Battle of the Sexes), dies of natural causes at 84
  • 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, Japanese actor (Hiroshima mon amour, The Ugly American), dies of heart failure 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 (Dragnet, The Silent Service, Medic), dies at 78
  • 1995-10-12 Gary Bond, actor (Outback, Zulu, Anne of Thousand Days), dies at 55
  • 1995-10-16 Richard Caldicot, British actor (Horse's Mouth, Strife, Mrs Thursday), dies at 87
  • 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
  • 1995-11-02 Gilbert "Gil" Lamb, American actor (Hit Parade of 1947, Riding High), dies at 91
  • 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
  • 1995-12-03 Jimmy Jewel [James Jewel Marsh], British comedic actor (The Avengers, Thicker Than Water), dies at 82
  • 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, Canadian actor, singer and choreographer (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), dies at 75
  • 1995-12-23 Patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Mutiny), dies at 84
  • 1995-12-23 Patric Knowles [Reginald Lawrence Knowles], British actor (Chisum, Arnold, Mutiny), dies from a brain hemorrhage 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 [Robert Moseley], American actor (Wild Bill Hickok), dies of emphysema 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, American charaacter actor (Psycho, 12 Angry Men, Archie Bunker's Place, Catch 22), dies of a stroke 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, American actor (Jeff's Collie, Lassie), dies of a heart attack at 54
  • 1996-02-16 Roger Bowen, actor (M*A*S*H, Main Event, What about Bob), dies at 62
  • 1996-02-25 Haing S Ngor, Cambodian-American obstetrician, author, refugee and actor (The Killing Fields), murdered at 55
  • 1996-02-27 Francois Chaumette, French actor (Le Bossu, They Never Slept, Christine), dies at 72
  • 1996-03-03 Lyle Talbot [Lysle Henderson], American actor (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), dies at 94
  • 1996-03-05 Whitner "Whit" Bissell, American actor (Time Machine, Soylent Green, The Magnificent Seven), dies at 86
  • 1996-03-06 Simon Cadell, actor (Enemy at the Door), dies at 45
  • 1996-03-08 Paul Lewis Harrhy, actor/opera singer (Intelligence Park), dies at 38
  • 1996-03-09 George Burns, American comedian, actor and singer (Burns and Allen), dies at 100
  • 1996-03-11 Vince Edwards, actor (Ben Casey), dies of cancer at 67
  • 1996-03-16 Charlie Barnett, American actor (b. 1954)
  • 1996-03-28 Ken Dibbs, Lebanese actor (Suddenly, Party Girl, High Society), dies at 78
  • 1996-04-01 Mario Viegas, actor (The Jew, Divine Comedy), dies at 47
  • 1996-04-04 David Keylsey, actor/director, dies at 63
  • 1996-04-08 Ben Johnson, American actor (Chisum, Battle Force, Dillinger), dies of heart attack at 77
  • 1996-04-24 Preston Lockwood [Reginald], British actor (Time Bandits, Jeeves and Wooster), dies of natural causes at 83
  • 1996-04-30 David Opatoshu [Opatovsky], American actor and writer (Star Trek, Bonino, Secret Empire, Masada), dies at 78
  • 1996-05-03 Jack Weston [Weinstein], American actor (Dirty Dancing, The Four Seasons, Rad), dies of lymphoma at 71
  • 1996-05-20 John Pertwee, English actor and entertainer (third Doctor in Dr Who), dies at 76
  • 1996-05-23 Patrick Cargill, British actor (Help!, No Wreath for the General, Hammerhead), dies of a brain tumor at 77
  • 1996-05-24 John Abbott, British actor (The Jungle Book, Gigi, Smogasboard), dies from cancer at 90
  • 1996-05-29 Jeremy Sinden, actor (Chariots of Fire, Ascendancy, Harem), dies at 45
  • 1996-06-03 Peter Glenville, English actor and director (Hotel Paradiso, Becket), dies at 82
  • 1996-06-05 Vito Scotti [Scozarri], American actor (The Godfather, Flying Nun, Barefoot in the Park), dies of lung cancer at 78
  • 1996-06-08 Barry Linehan, actor (Bullseye, Dark Places, Witchcraft), dies at 70
  • 1996-06-08 Michael Fox, American actor (Perry Mason, Quincy, Dallas, Bold & the Beautiful), dies at 75
  • 1996-07-01 Alfred Marks, British actor and comedian (Desert Mice, Scream & Scream Again), dies at 75
  • 1996-07-03 Raaj Kumar, Hindi actor (Tiranga, Saudagar), dies at 69
  • 1996-07-09 Christopher Casson, Irish-English actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita, The Riordans), dies at 84
  • 1996-07-09 Melvin Belli, American lawyer known as "The King of Torts" and "Melvin Bellicose", dies at 88
  • 1996-07-21 Herb Edelman, actor (Odd Couple, St Elsewhere), dies of emphysema 62
  • 1996-07-21 Wolf Morris, actor (Padmasambhava-Dr Who), dies at 71
  • 1996-07-24 Howard Vernon, Swiss actor (Love and Death, Delicatessen), dies at 82
  • 1996-08-05 Bruce Howard Lidington, actor (Sword of Valiant, Mosses), dies at 46
  • 1996-08-16 Eric Cullen, actor (Huntington Tower), dies at 31
  • 1996-08-25 Alexander Colleridge Vanderpuiye Baka Tetteh, actor/lawyer, dies at 64
  • 1996-08-27 Greg Morris, actor (Mission Impossible), dies at 61

Person of interestTupac Shakur

1996-09-13 Tupac Shakur, American rapper and actor (Juice, Bullet), dies of internal bleeding after a drive by shotting at 25

Rap Musician and Actor Tupac Shakur
Rap Musician and Actor
Tupac Shakur
  • 1996-09-16 Gene Nelson [Leander Berg], American screenwriter, director and actor (Tea For 2, Oklahoma), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 1996), dies at 76
  • 1996-09-24 Mark Frankel, actor (Solitaire for 2, Simon-Sisters), dies at 34
  • 1996-09-26 Mark Frankel, actor (Leon the Pig Farmer), dies on motorcycle at 34
  • 1996-10-06 Ted Bessell, American director and actor (Don-That Girl, Gomer Pyle- Frankie), dies of an aneurism at 61
  • 1996-10-08 William Prince, American actor (Spies Like Us, The Stepford Wives, City in Fear), dies at 83
  • 1996-10-09 Harvey Vernon, actor (Jasper-Carter Country), dies at 69
  • 1996-10-16 Jason Bernard, actor (judge-Liar Liar), dies of heart attack at 58
  • 1996-10-28 Morey Amsterdam, American comedian and actor (The Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 87