Actors in History (Part 28)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2701 - 2,800 of 6,959

  • 1934-06-16 Bill Cobbs [Wilbert], American actor (Night at the Museum, The Color of Money), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1934-06-26 Josef Sommer, German actor (Witness, Target, Iceman, Forced March)
  • 1934-07-01 Jamie Farr, actor (Klinger-M*A*S*H, AfterMASH), born in Toledo, Ohio

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1934-07-01 Sydney Pollack, American diretcor, actor and producer (Tootsie, Out of Africa), born in Lafayette, Indiana (d. 2008)

Film Director, Producer and Actor Sydney Pollack
Film Director, Producer and Actor
Sydney Pollack
  • 1934-07-01 Claude Berri, French actor, director and screenwriter
  • 1934-07-04 Colin Welland, screenwriter (Chariots of Fire) and actor (Straw Dogs) born in Liverpool, England (d. 2015)
  • 1934-07-19 Willem Nijholt, actor (De Nietsnut, Respect, Op Afbetaling)
  • 1934-07-26 Ken Pogue, Canadian actor (Adderly, Katts and Dog), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2015)
  • 1934-07-30 Ben Piazza, actor (Blues Brothers, Ben Casey, Dallas), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1934-08-02 Albert W Hall, actor (Apocalypse Now)
  • 1934-08-16 John Standing, British actor (Edward-Lime Street), born in London, England
  • 1934-08-16 Pierre Richard, French actor and director (The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe), born in Valenciennes, Nord, France
  • 1934-08-24 Kenny Baker, English actor (R2D2-Star Wars), born in Solihull (d. 2016)
  • 1934-08-30 Eric Schneider, Dutch actor (Drop Out, Family, Flanagan)
  • 1934-08-31 Nikos Xanthopoulos, Greek actor
  • 1934-09-06 Jody McCrea, American actor (Ben Matheson-Wichita Town), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2009)
  • 1934-09-11 Ian Abercrombie, English actor (Birds of Prey, Desperate Housewives), born in Grays
  • 1934-09-24 Robert Lang, actor (Night Watch)/director
  • 1934-09-25 Jean Sorel, French actor
  • 1934-09-27 Claude Jarman Jr, actor (Rio Grande, Inside Straight), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1934-09-27 Greg Morris, actor (Mission Impossible, Vega$), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1934-09-27 Wilford Brimley, Salt Lake City Utah, actor (Gus-Our House, Cocoon)
  • 1934-10-15 Peter Haskell, actor (Bracken's World, Rituals), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1934-10-18 Calvin Lockhart, Bahamian actor (d. 2007)
  • 1934-10-20 Michael Dunn, Shattuck OK, actor (House of the Damned, Ship of Fools)
  • 1934-10-20 Timothy West, Yorkshire England, actor (Masada)
  • 1934-10-27 Giorgos Konstadinou, Greek actor and director, born in Athens, Greece
  • 1934-10-29 Pim Jacobs, jazz pianist, Dutch TV host and actor (Gilas)
  • 1934-10-30 Hamilton Camp, actor (Andrew-He & She, Meatballs 2), born in London, England
  • 1934-10-31 Norman Beaton, Guyanese actor (Eureka, Black Joy, Mighty Quinn), born in Georgetown, British Guiana (d. 1994)
  • 1934-11-05 Victor Argo, American actor (d. 2004)
  • 1934-11-21 Laurence Luckinbill, actor (Delphi Bureau, Ike), born in Fort Smith, Arkansas
  • 1934-12-04 Victor French, actor (Highway to Heaven), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1934-12-25 John Ashley, actor (Clipper-Straightaway), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1934-12-28 David Warrilow, actor (Simon, Radio Days, Dakota Road, Barton Fink)
  • 1934-12-28 Yujiro Ishihara, Japanese actor (d. 1987)
  • 1934-12-29 Ed Flanders, actor (Dr Westphall-St Elsewhere), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1934-12-30 Nicolas Coster, British actor (Our Private World, Ryan's Four), born in London
  • 1934-12-30 Russ Tamblyn, actor (Win Place or Steal, Twin Peaks), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1934-12-30 Joseph Bologna, American actor (Citizen Cohn, My Favorite Year), born in Brooklyn, New York

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1935-01-09 Bob Denver, American actor (The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis, Gilligan's Island), born in New Rochelle, New York (d. 2005)

Actor Bob Denver
Actor
Bob Denver
  • 1935-01-11 Melvyn Hayes [Melvyn Hyams], English actor (Gunner "Gloria Beaumont in 'It Ain't Half Hot Mum'), born in London, England
  • 1935-01-12 Ron Harper, Turtle Creek Pa, actor (Wendy & Me, Planet of the Apes)
  • 1935-01-22 Seymour Cassel, actor (Faces, Plain Clothes, Valentino), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1935-01-26 Bob Uecker, catcher/actor (Mr Belvedere), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1935-01-28 Nicholas Pryor, American actor (The Hunger Games), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1935-02-12 Gene McDaniels, US vocalist, bandleader and actor (Young Swingers)
  • 1935-02-16 Brian Bedford, English actor (Anthony-Coronet Blue), born in Morley, West Yorkshire (d. 2016)
  • 1935-02-21 Mark McManus, Scottish actor (Taggart, Nightstick, 2000 Weeks, 12th Night), born in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire
  • 1935-03-01 Robert Conrad, [Conrad R Falk], actor (Wild Wild West), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1935-03-02 Al Waxman, actor (Cagney & Lacey, Meatballs 3, Spasms), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1935-03-13 Don Nute, Connellsville Penn (Denver University), actor
  • 1935-03-13 Joseph Mascolo, American actor
  • 1935-03-15 Judd Hirsch, actor (Alex-Taxi, Dear John, Ordinary People), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1935-03-19 Burt Metcalfe, Saskatchewan Canada, actor/dir (Father of the Bride)
  • 1935-03-20 Ted Bessell, American actor (d. 1996)
  • 1935-03-22 M[ichael] Emmet Walsh, Ogdensburg NY, actor (Wildcats, War Party)
  • 1935-03-27 Julian Glover, actor (QED, Heat & Dust, Mandela), born in London, England
  • 1935-04-01 Hans H Boswinkel, actor and director (Surprise Attack, Tutorials in Love)
  • 1935-04-13 Lyle Waggoner, KC Kansas, actor (Carol Burnett Show, Wonder Woman)

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1935-04-19 Dudley Moore, English actor and comedian (10, Arthur, Bedazzled), born in London (d. 2002)

Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician Dudley Moore
Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician
Dudley Moore
  • 1935-04-21 Charles Grodin, Pitt, actor, Woman in Red, Lonely Guy, Heartbreak Kid)
  • 1935-04-29 Lennie "Len" Weinrib, American comedian and actor (H.R. Pufnstuf, Bedknobs and Broomsticks), born in NYC, New York (d. 2006)
  • 1935-05-02 Lance LeGault, American actor, (d. 2012)
  • 1935-05-07 Kevin O'Connor, actor (Bogie, Special Effects), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1935-05-11 Doug McClure, actor (Checkmate, Virginian, Roots), born in Glendale, California
  • 1935-06-02 Roger Brierley, English actor (d. 2005)
  • 1935-06-04 Hendrikus C "Henk" Admiraal, Dutch actor (Rififi in Amsterdam)
  • 1935-06-07 Harry Crews, US writer/actor (Indian Runner), (d. 2012)
  • 1935-06-16 James Bolam, Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, English actor (When the Boat Comes In, The Beiderbecke Trilogy)
  • 1935-06-21 Monte Markham, American actor (Second Hundred Years, Dallas), born in Manatee County, Florida
  • 1935-06-27 Laurent Terzieff, actor (Head Over Heels, Milky Way), born in Paris, France
  • 1935-06-27 Ramon Zamora, Filipino martial arts actor (d. 2007)
  • 1935-06-28 John Inman, English actor (d. 2007)
  • 1935-07-08 Steve Lawrence, American singer and actor (Go Away Little Girl, Lonely Guy), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1935-07-15 Alex Karras, NFLer (Detroit Lions)/actor (George-Webster), born in Gary, Indiana (d. 2012)
  • 1935-07-15 Ken Kercheval, Wolcottville Ind, actor (Cliff Barnes-Dallas)
  • 1935-07-17 Donald Sutherland, St John New Brunswick, Canadian actor (M*A*S*H, Body Snatchers)
  • 1935-07-19 Vasily Livanov, Russian and Soviet film actor
  • 1935-07-31 Geoffrey Lewis, actor (Earl-Flo, Gun Shy), born in Plainfield, New Jersey
  • 1935-08-05 John Saxon, actor (Bees, Nightmare on Elm St, Electric Horseman), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1935-08-05 Zakes Mokae, actor (Comedians), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 1935-08-12 John Cazale, Italian-American actor (d. 1978)
  • 1935-08-15 Jim Dale, English actor, director and singer (Barnum, My One & Only), born in Rothwell, England
  • 1935-08-17 Oleg Tabakov, Russian actor
  • 1935-09-06 Bob Bouber [Boris Blom], Dutch singer (ZZ & Masks) and actor, born in Amsterdam
  • 1935-09-09 [Chaim] Topol, Tel Aviv Israel, actor (Fiddler on the Roof)
  • 1935-09-24 Sean McCann, Canadian actor
  • 1935-10-04 Eddie Applegate, American actor (Patty Duke Show), born in Wyncote, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • 1935-10-05 Peter Brown [Pierre Lind de Lappe], actor (Lawman, Laredo, Bold & Beautiful), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • 1935-10-09 Jules Croiset, Dutch actor (Help, Doctor Verzuipt!)
  • 1935-10-09 Paul J M Beers, Dutch actor (Mother Courage & Her Children)
  • 1935-10-15 Hans Croiset, Dutch theatre director/actor (Witte Waan)

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1935-10-18 Peter Boyle, American actor (Joe, Candidate, Everybody Loves Raymond), born in Norristown, Pennsylvania

  • 1935-10-20 Jerry Orbach, actor (Law & Order, Dirty Dancing), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1935-11-05 Dick Davalos, actor (Jeff-The Americans), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1935-11-08 Alain Delon, French actor (Honor Among Thieves, Return of Zorro)
  • 1935-11-13 Tom Atkins, American actor (Escape from New York), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1935-11-14 Don Stewart, actor (Guiding Light)
  • 1935-11-15 Jerry Douglas, American director and writer (Grabby Awards Hall of Fame), born in Des Moines, Iowa

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2701 - 2,800 of 3,425

  • 2001-01-13 Michael Cuccione, Canadian actor and singer (b. 1985)
  • 2001-01-18 Al Waxman, Canadian actor (b. 1935)
  • 2001-01-19 Dario Vittori, Argentinean actor (b. 1921)
  • 2001-01-30 Jean-Pierre Aumont, French actor (Lili, Cat & Mouse, Happy Hooker), dies at 90
  • 2001-03-03 Louis Edmonds, American actor (b. 1923)
  • 2001-03-08 Edward Winter, American actor (b. 1937)
  • 2001-03-21 Anthony Steel, English actor (b. 1920)
  • 2001-04-07 David Graf, American actor (b. 1950)
  • 2001-04-11 Harry Secombe, Welsh actor and comedian (b. 1921)
  • 2001-05-27 Ramon Bieri, American actor (b. 1929)
  • 2001-06-03 Antonio "Anthony" Quinn, Mexican actor (Zorba the Greek, Lawrence of Arabia, Lust for Life), dies from complications of throat cancer at 86
  • 2001-06-21 Carroll O'Connor, American actor (b. 1924)
  • 2001-06-26 Soccer (dog actor) (b. 1988)

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2001-06-27 Jack Lemmon, American actor (Days of Wine & Roses, Missing), dies of colon cancer and metastatic cancer of the bladder at 76

  • 2001-07-21 Steve Barton, American actor (b. 1954)
  • 2001-07-21 Sivaji Ganesan, South Indian Tamil actor (b. 1927)
  • 2001-08-03 Christopher Hewett, British actor (b. 1922)
  • 2001-08-04 Lorenzo Music, American actor (b. 1937)
  • 2001-08-25 Philippe Léotard, French actor and singer (b. 1940)
  • 2001-08-29 Francisco Rabal, Spanish actor (b. 1926)
  • 2001-09-02 Troy Donahue, American actor (b. 1936)
  • 2001-09-12 Victor Wong [Yee Keung Victor Wong], American actor (Big Trouble in Little China), dies of a heart attack at 74
  • 2001-10-01 Guy Beaulne, French-Canadian actor and theatre director (b. 1921)
  • 2001-12-10 Ashok Kumar [Dadamoni, Kumudlal Kunjilal Ganguly], Indian actor (Mahal, Afsana), dies from chronic asthma at 90
  • 2001-12-12 Jean Richard, French actor (b. 1921)
  • 2001-12-20 Foster Brooks, American comedian and actor (The Villain, Oddballs, Mork & Mindy), dies of natural causes at 89
  • 2001-12-26 Nigel Hawthorne, English actor (b. 1929)
  • 2002-01-07 Avery Schreiber, American actor (b. 1935)
  • 2002-01-16 Ron Taylor, American actor (b. 1952)
  • 2002-01-29 Harold Russell, Canadian actor (Best Years of Our Life, Dogtown), dies from a heart attack at 88
  • 2002-02-04 George Nader, American film and television actor (b. 1921)
  • 2002-02-11 Barry Foster, British actor (b. 1931)

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2002-02-15 Kevin Smith, New Zealand actor (Ares-Hercules), dies at 38 after falling from a prop tower

  • 2002-02-21 John Thaw, English actor (Inspector Morse), dies of cancer at 60
  • 2002-02-21 Harold Pruett, American actor (Sybil, Embrace of the Vampire), dies of a drug overdose at 32
  • 2002-02-26 Lawrence Tierney, American actor (b. 1919)

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2002-02-27 Spike Milligan, Irish-British actor and comedian (The Goon Show, 3 Musketeers), dies of kidney failure at 83

Comedian and author Spike Milligan
Comedian and author
Spike Milligan
  • 2002-03-04 Eric Flynn, British actor/singer (b. 1939)
  • 2002-03-27 Milton Berle, American actor and comedian (b. 1908)

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2002-03-27 Dudley Moore, English actor and comedian (10, Arthur, Bedazzled), dies at 66

Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician Dudley Moore
Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician
Dudley Moore
  • 2002-03-29 Rico Yan, Philippine Young Movie & TV Actor (b. 1975)
  • 2002-04-07 John Agar, American actor (b. 1921)
  • 2002-04-16 Robert Urich, American actor (b. 1946)
  • 2002-04-29 Lor Tok [Sawong Supsamruay], Thai comedian and actor (Ngern, Ngern, Ngern), dies at 88
  • 2002-05-10 Yves Robert, French actor, screenwriter and director (b. 1920)
  • 2002-06-29 François Périer, French actor, dies at 82

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2002-07-09 Rod Steiger, American actor (Illustrated Man, Pawnbroker), dies of pneumonia at 77

  • 2002-07-23 Leo McKern, Australian actor (b. 1920)
  • 2002-07-24 Maurice Denham, British actor (Mr Love, Damn the Defiant), dies at 92
  • 2002-08-05 Josh Ryan Evans, American actor (b. 1982)
  • 2002-08-16 Jeff Corey [Arthur Zwerling], American actor (Getting Straight, Superman & Mole Men), dies at 88
  • 2002-08-29 Alan MacNaughtan, Scottish actor (b. 1920)
  • 2002-08-31 Lionel Hampton, American Jazz vibraphone player and actor, dies at 94
  • 2002-09-16 James Gregory, American actor (My Favorite Martian, Barney Miller), dies at 90
  • 2002-10-20 Bernard Fresson, French actor (b. 1931)

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2002-10-25 Richard Harris, Irish actor (A Man Called Horse, This Sporting Life) and singer (MacArthur Park) dies of Hodgkin's disease at 72

Actor and Singer Richard Harris
Actor and Singer
Richard Harris
  • 2002-10-31 Raf Vallone, Italian actor (b. 1916)
  • 2002-11-02 Tonio Selwart [Antonio Selmair-Selwart], German actor (Barefoot Contessa, Naked Maja), dies from natural causes at 106
  • 2002-11-03 Jonathan Harris, American actor (Dr Zachary Smith-Lost in Space), dies at 87
  • 2002-11-09 Merlin Santana, American actor (b. 1976)
  • 2002-11-14 Eddie Bracken, American actor (Summer Stock, Young & Willing), dies at 87
  • 2002-11-18 James Coburn, American actor (b. 1928)
  • 2002-11-29 Daniel Gélin, French actor (b. 1921)
  • 2002-12-03 Glenn Quinn, Irish actor (b. 1970)
  • 2002-12-12 Brad Dexter [Boris Milanovich], American actor (Macao, The Magnificent Seven), dies of emphysema at 85
  • 2002-12-17 James Hazeldine, English actor (b. 1947)
  • 2003-01-01 Cyril Shaps, English actor (b. 1923)
  • 2003-01-05 Massimo Girotti, Italian actor (Last Tango in Paris, In the Name of the Law), dies of a heart attack at 84
  • 2003-01-11 Richard Simmons, American actor (Sergeant Preston of the Yukon), dies from Alzheimer's disease at 89
  • 2003-01-11 Maurice Pialat, French actor and director (The Naked Childhood), dies at 77
  • 2003-01-17 Richard Crenna, American actor (b. 1926)
  • 2003-02-13 Stacy Keach, Sr., American actor (Pretty Woman, The Parallax View), dies at 88
  • 2003-02-25 Alberto Sordi, Italian actor (b. 1920)
  • 2003-03-03 Horst Buchholz, German actor (b. 1933)
  • 2003-03-08 Adam Faith, English singer and actor (b. 1940)
  • 2003-03-19 Émile Genest, Canadian actor (b. 1921)
  • 2003-03-27 Daniel Ceccaldi, French actor (b. 1927)
  • 2003-03-30 Michael Jeter, American actor (The Fisher King), dies at 52
  • 2003-04-01 Leslie Cheung, Hong Kong actor and singer (b. 1956)
  • 2003-04-04 Anthony Caruso, American actor (b. 1916)
  • 2003-04-16 Graham Jarvis, Canadian actor, dies of multiple myeloma at 72
  • 2003-05-14 Robert Stack, American actor (b. 1919)
  • 2003-05-23 Jean Yanne, French actor and director (b. 1933)
  • 2003-06-07 Trevor Goddard, English actor (b. 1962)
  • 2003-06-11 William Marshall, American actor, director, and opera singer (Blacula, Scream Blacula Scream), dies from Alzheimer's disease at 78

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2003-06-12 Gregory Peck, American actor (To Kill a Mockingbird, MacArthur), dies of bronchopneumonia at 87

  • 2003-06-15 Hume Cronyn, Canadian actor (World According to Garp, Cocoon), dies at 91
  • 2003-06-24 Vladimir Garin, Russian actor (b. 1987)
  • 2003-07-01 N!xau, Namibian actor (b. 1944)
  • 2003-07-06 Christian "Buddy" Ebsen Jr., American actor (Beverly Hillbillies, Breakfast at Tiffany's), dies of complications from pneumonia at 95

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2003-07-27 Bob Hope [Leslie Townes Hope], English-born American actor, comedian and entertainer, dies at 100

Entertainer Bob Hope
Entertainer
Bob Hope
  • 2003-08-02 Don Estelle, British actor (b. 1933)
  • 2003-08-09 Gregory Hines, American actor and dancer, dies of liver cancer at 57
  • 2003-08-29 Michel Constantin, French film actor (b. 1924)

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2003-08-30 Charles Bronson, American actor (The Dirty Dozen, Death Wish), dies at 81