Actors in History (Part 30)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 2901 - 3,000 of 6,996


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1936-08-18 Robert Redford, American actor (Sting, Candidate, Natural, Great Gatsby), born in Santa Monica, California

  • 1936-09-11 Charles Dierkop, LaCrosse Wisc, actor (Det Pete Royster-Police Woman)
  • 1936-09-14 Nicol Williamson, Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, Scottish actor (Excalibur, Spawn)
  • 1936-09-14 Walter Koenig, actor (Checkov-Star Trek), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1936-09-28 Robert Hogan, American actor (Peyton Place, Operation Petticoat), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936-09-28 Robert Wolders, Rotterdam Holland, actor (Erik Hunter-Laredo)
  • 1936-10-09 Brian Blessed, Mexborough, Yorkshire, English actor (King Arthur, High Road to China)
  • 1936-10-13 Cliff Gorman, Jamacia NY, actor (Boys in the Band, Angel)
  • 1936-10-16 Peter Bowles, English actor
  • 1936-10-19 Tony Lo Bianco, actor (Ann Jillian Story, Hizzoner!), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1936-10-24 David Nelson, American actor (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936-10-31 Michael Landon, actor (Bonanza, Highway to Heaven), born in Forest Hills, New York
  • 1936-11-07 Barry Newman, actor (Amy, Deadline, Petrocelli), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1936-11-07 Jaap Stobbe, Dutch actor (Dageraad)
  • 1936-11-09 Teddy Infuhr, American former child actor (The Bishop's Wife, They Live By Night), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 2007)
  • 1936-11-22 Joachim Bißmeier, German actor
  • 1936-11-25 Matt Clark, actor and director (Return to Oz, Horror Show), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1936-12-08 David Carradine, actor (Kung Fu, Mean Streets, Kill Bill V.1 & 2), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1936-12-22 Hector Elizondo, actor (American Gigolo, Young Doctors in Love), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936-12-22 Wojciech Frykowski, Polish actor (d. 1969)
  • 1936-12-23 Frederic Forrest, ,American actor (The Rose, Lonesone Dove), born in Waxahachie, Texas
  • 1936-12-23 James Stacy [ Maurice William Elias], American actor (Lancer), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • 1937-01-14 Shoban Babu, Indian actor
  • 1937-01-31 Regimantas Adomaitis, Lithuanian actor
  • 1937-02-01 Garrett Morris, actor (SNL, Martin, Carwash), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1937-02-02 Remak Ramsay, American actor
  • 1937-02-04 Collin Wilcox, Highlands NC, actor (To Kill a Mocking Bird)
  • 1937-02-05 Stuart Damon, American actor (Alan Quartermaine-General Hospital), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1937-02-08 Manfred Krug, Duisburg Germany, actor (Boxer)
  • 1937-02-21 Gary Lockwood, Van Nuys Cal, actor (2001, Survival Zone, Lieutenant)
  • 1937-02-25 Tom Courtenay, England, actor (Dresser, Doctor Zhivago, To Catch a Spy)
  • 1937-03-01 Jed Allan, actor (Days of our Lives, CC-Santa Barbara), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1937-03-03 Bobby Driscoll, American actor (d. 1968)
  • 1937-03-06 Doug Dillard, actor (Clem-Popeye)
  • 1937-03-10 Joe Viterelli, American actor (d. 2004)
  • 1937-03-11 Carlos Larrañaga, Spanish actor
  • 1937-03-17 Adam Wade, actor (Kiss Me Goodbye, Crazy Joe)
  • 1937-03-20 Jerry Reed, singer/actor (Bat 21, Smokey & the Bandit), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1937-03-23 Tony Burton, actor (Rocky films) and boxer, born in Flint, Michigan (d. 2016)
  • 1937-03-30 Warren Beatty, actor (Bonnie & Clyde, Shampoo, Dick Tracy), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1937-04-03 William Gaunt, Leeds England, actor (Champions)

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1937-04-06 Billy Dee Williams, Harlem actor (Chiefs, Empire Strikes Back), born in NYC, New York

  • 1937-04-13 Edward Fox, English actor (The Day of the Jackal, Gandhi), born in Chelsea, London
  • 1937-04-18 Robert Hooks, actor (Fast Walking, Aaron Loves Angela), born in Washington, D.C.

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1937-04-19 Joseph Estrada, Filipino actor and 13th President of the Philippines, born in Tondo, Philippines

President of the Philippines Joseph Estrada
President of the Philippines
Joseph Estrada

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1937-04-20 George Takei, actor (Sulu-Star Trek, Green Berets), born in Los Angeles, California

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1937-04-22 Jack Nicholson, American actor (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Shining), born in Neptune City, New Jersey

  • 1937-05-02 Lorenzo Music, American writer/actor/voice (Carlton-Rhoda, Garfield), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1937-05-14 Eric Herfst, Dutch cabaret performer/actor (Floris)
  • 1937-05-19 Pat Roach, English actor and wrestler (d. 2004)

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1937-06-01 Morgan Freeman, American academy award winning actor (Driving Mrs Daisy, Glory), born in Memphis, Tennessee

  • 1937-06-11 Chad Everett [Raymon Lee Cramton], South Bend, Indiana, American actor (Medical Center, Airplane II)
  • 1937-06-17 Peter Lupus, actor (Mission Impossible)
  • 1937-06-20 Jerry Keller, rocker/actor (If Ever I See You Again)
  • 1937-06-26 Sombat Metanee, Thai film actor
  • 1937-06-28 Richard Bright, American actor (d. 2006)
  • 1937-07-06 Ned Beatty, actor (Deliverance, Repossed, Network), born in Lexington, Kentucky

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1937-07-12 Bill Cosby, American actor and comedian (Cosby Show, I Spy, Leonard Part 6), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Actor/Comedian Bill Cosby
Actor/Comedian
Bill Cosby
  • 1937-07-19 Richard Jordan [Robert Anson Jordan Jr.], American actor (Dune, Gettysburg), born in NYC, New York
  • 1937-07-20 Ken Ogata, Japanese actor
  • 1937-07-27 Don Galloway, Brooksville Ky, actor (Arrest & Trial, Ironside)
  • 1937-08-03 Steven Berkoff, English actor
  • 1937-08-05 Alan Howard, theatre and film actor (Royal Shakespeare Company), born in London (d. 2015)

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1937-08-08 Dustin Hoffman, American actor (Graduate, Tootsie, Kramer vs Kramer), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1937-08-18 William George Rushton, actor, author and cartoonist (TW3), born in London, England (d. 1996)
  • 1937-08-20 El Fary, Spanish singer and actor (d. 2007)
  • 1937-08-27 Tommy Sands, singer/actor (Teenage Rock, Dream With Me), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1937-08-31 Guido de Moor, Dutch actor (Apart, Because the Cats)
  • 1937-08-31 Warren Berlinger, actor (Larry-Joey Bishop Shop, Take Two), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1937-09-01 Ron O'Neal, actor (Superfly), born in Utica, New York
  • 1937-09-02 Derek Fowlds, British actor
  • 1937-09-04 Mikk Mikiver, Estonian actor and director (d. 2006)
  • 1937-09-05 William Devane, actor (Family Plot, Missles of October), born in Albany, New York
  • 1937-09-06 Brigid Berlin, American actor, born in NYC, New York
  • 1937-09-07 John Phillip Law, actor (Barbarella, Love Machine), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1937-09-07 Cüneyt Arkın, Turkish film actor
  • 1937-09-26 Joop Admiral, Dutch actor and director (You Are My Mother)
  • 1937-10-16 Tony Anthony, Clarksburg WV, actor (Treasure of 4 Crowns)
  • 1937-10-17 Paxton Whitehead, English actor ( Back to School), born in East Malling, Kent
  • 1937-10-19 Sean Garrison, American actor (Up Periscope, Splendor in the Grass), born in NYC, New York
  • 1937-11-05 Harris Yulin, American actor
  • 1937-11-06 Joe Warfield, American actor, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1937-11-10 Albert Hall, Boothton Alabama, actor (Trouble in Mind, Ryan's 4)
  • 1937-11-17 Peter Edward Cook, Torquay England, actor/comedian (Bedazzled)
  • 1937-12-01 Chuck Low, American actor
  • 1937-12-04 Max Baer Jr, actor (Jethro-Beverly Hillbillies), born in Oakland, California
  • 1937-12-08 James MacArthur, actor (Danny Williams-Hawaii 5-0), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1937-12-09 Darwin Joston, American actor (d. 1998)
  • 1937-12-13 Rob Houwer, Dutch director and producer/actor (OK, Professor Columbus)

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1937-12-31 Anthony Hopkins, Welsh actor (Elephant Man, QB VII, Magic, Bounty), born in Port Talbot, Glamorgan, Wales

  • 1938-01-01 Frank Langella, Bayonne, New Jersey, American actor (Dracula, Frost/Nixon)
  • 1938-01-02 John Considine, actor (Reginald Love-Another World)
  • 1938-01-06 Adriano Celentano, Italian singer and actor
  • 1938-01-09 Aad Kosto, Dutch theologist/actor/asst secretary of Justice
  • 1938-01-12 Lewis Fiander, Australian actor
  • 1938-01-13 Billy Gray, actor (Bud-Father Knows Best), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1938-01-13 William B. Davis, Canadian actor
  • 1938-01-16 Michael Pataki, actor (Get Christie Love), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1938-01-20 William Berger, Austrian actor (d. 1993)
  • 1938-01-21 John Savident, British actor

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 2901 - 3,000 of 3,293

  • 2007-05-12 Teddy Infuhr, American former child actor (The Bishop's Wife, They Live By Night), dies at 70
  • 2007-05-18 Yoyoy Villame, Philippine novelty singer and movie actor (b. 1932)
  • 2007-05-25 Charles Nelson Reilly, American actor and host (b. 1931)
  • 2007-05-30 Jean-Claude Brialy, French actor and author (b. 1933)
  • 2007-06-04 Sotiris Moustakas, Greek actor (b. 1940)
  • 2007-06-16 Mikhail Kononov, Soviet actor (b. 1940)
  • 2007-06-19 Antonio Aguilar, Mexican singer and actor (b. 1919)
  • 2007-06-27 William Hutt, Canadian stage and film actor (b. 1920)
  • 2007-07-05 Kerwin Mathews, American actor (b. 1926)
  • 2007-07-09 Charles Lane, American actor (b. 1905)
  • 2007-07-22 Ulrich Mühe, German actor (b. 1953)
  • 2007-07-24 Chaney Kley, American Actor (b. 1972)
  • 2007-07-26 John Normington, English actor (b. 1937)
  • 2007-07-27 Lucky Grills, Australian actor (b. 1928)
  • 2007-07-29 Mike Reid, English comedian and actor (b. 1940)
  • 2007-07-29 Michel Serrault, French actor (b. 1928)
  • 2007-08-07 Ernesto Alonso, Mexican actor, director and producer. (b. 1917)
  • 2007-08-23 Robert Symonds, American actor (b. 1926)
  • 2007-08-26 Ramon Zamora, Filipino martial arts actor (b. 1935)
  • 2007-09-03 Steve Ryan, American actor (b. 1947)

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2007-10-30 Robert Goulet, American singer and actor, dies of pulmonary fibrosis at 73

American Singer and Actor Robert Goulet
American Singer and Actor
Robert Goulet
  • 2007-11-02 Henry Cele, South African Actor; best known for his onscreen portrayal of the legendary Shaka Zulu
  • 2007-11-19 Dick Wilson, American actor (b. 1916)
  • 2007-11-21 Fernando Fernán Gómez, Spanish actor, director, academic and playwright (b. 1921)
  • 2007-12-01 Anton Rodgers, British actor (b. 1933)
  • 2007-12-03 James Kemsley, Australian cartoonist and actor (b. 1948)
  • 2007-12-13 Floyd Red Crow Westerman, American actor (b. 1936)
  • 2007-12-15 John Berg (actor), American actor (b. 1949)
  • 2007-12-31 Bill Idelson, American actor (b. 1919)
  • 2007-12-31 Markku Peltola, Finnish actor and musician (b. 1956)
  • 2008-01-01 Peter Caffrey, Irish actor (b. 1949)
  • 2008-01-03 Aleksandr Abdulov, Russian actor (b. 1953)
  • 2008-01-15 Brad Renfro, American actor (b. 1982)
  • 2008-01-17 Allan Melvin, American actor (b. 1923)
  • 2008-01-22 Roberto Gari, American actor (b. 1920)

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2008-01-22 Heath Ledger, Australian-American Actor (Brokeback Mountain, The Dark Knight), dies of a drug overdose at 28

  • 2008-01-25 Christopher Allport, American actor (b. 1947)
  • 2008-01-26 Christian Brando, actor and son of Marlon Brando (b 1958)
  • 2008-01-29 Philippe Khorsand, French actor (b. 1948)
  • 2008-01-30 Roland Selmeczi, Hungarian actor (b. 1969)
  • 2008-02-10 Roy Scheider, American Actor (b. 1932)
  • 2008-02-21 Ben Chapman, American actor (b. 1928)
  • 2008-03-16 John Hewer, Actor famous for portraying Captain Birdseye in British commercials. (b. 1922)
  • 2008-03-19 Raghuvaran, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam actor (b. 1948)

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2008-03-19 Paul Scofield, English actor (A Man for All Seasons and Quiz Show), dies from leukemia at 86

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2008-04-05 Charlton Heston, American actor (The Ten Commandments, Ben-Hur), dies at 84

  • 2008-04-08 Stanley Kamel, American actor (b. 1943)
  • 2008-04-14 Miguel Galvan, Mexican actor/comedian. (b. 1957)

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2008-05-26 Sydney Pollack, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (Out of Africa, Tootsie) dies at 73

Film Director, Producer and Actor Sydney Pollack
Film Director, Producer and Actor
Sydney Pollack
  • 2008-05-29 Harvey Korman, American actor (Carol Burnett Show, Blazing Saddles), dies at 81
  • 2008-06-02 Mel Ferrer, American actor (Longest Day, Eaten Alive, 5th Floor), dies at 90
  • 2008-06-04 Nikos Sergianopoulos, Greek actor (b. 1952)
  • 2008-06-07 Rudy Fernandez, Filipino actor (b. 1953)
  • 2008-06-18 Jean Delannoy, French actor and director (b. 1908)
  • 2008-06-18 Miyuki Kanbe, Japanese actor (b. 1984)
  • 2008-06-22 George Carlin, American comedian, actor (b. 1937)
  • 2008-06-29 Don S. Davis, American actor and artist (b. 1942)
  • 2008-07-03 Clive Hornby, English soap actor - Emmerdale (b. 1944)
  • 2008-07-14 Henki Kolstad, Norwegian actor (b. 1915)
  • 2008-07-17 Larry Haines, American actor (b. 1918)
  • 2008-07-18 Khosrow Shakibai, Iranian actor (b. 1944)
  • 2008-08-09 Bernie Mac, American comedian, actor.(b. 1957)
  • 2008-08-10 Isaac Hayes, American musician and actor (b. 1942)
  • 2008-08-27 Mark Priestley, Australian actor (b. 1976)
  • 2008-08-31 Jerry Reed, American country music singer and actor (b. 1937)
  • 2008-09-01 Don LaFontaine, American voice actor (b. 1940)
  • 2008-09-07 Ilarion Ciobanu, Romanian actor (b. 1931)
  • 2008-09-14 Ştefan Iordache, Romanian actor (b. 1941)

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2008-09-26 Paul Newman, American actor (Hud, Hombre, Hustler), racing car driver and popcorn mogul (Newman's Own), dies of lung cancer at 83

Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman
  • 2008-10-01 House Peters Jr., American actor (King of the Rocket Man), dies at 92
  • 2008-10-06 Kim Ji-hoo, South Korean actor and model (b. 1985)
  • 2008-10-19 Rudy Ray Moore, American comedian and actor (Dolemite) (b. 1937)
  • 2008-10-26 Delmar Watson, American child actor (Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Heidi, Annie Oakley), dies at 82
  • 2008-11-16 Reg Varney, British actor (On The Buses) (b. 1916)
  • 2008-11-26 De'Angelo Wilson, American actor (b. 1979)
  • 2008-12-01 Paul Benedict, American actor (b. 1938)
  • 2008-12-07 Marky Cielo, Filipino and Igorot dancer and actor (b. 1988)
  • 2008-12-08 Robert Prosky, American actor (b. 1930)
  • 2008-12-12 Van Johnson, American actor (Brigadoon) always wore red socks, dies at 92
  • 2008-12-26 Gösta Krantz, Swedish actor (b. 1925)
  • 2008-12-30 Dick Green, Canadian actor
  • 2009-01-02 Jett Travolta, son of actors John Travolta and Kelly Preston, dies of a seizure at 16
  • 2009-01-03 Pat Hingle, American actor (b. 1924)
  • 2009-01-13 Patrick McGoohan, American actor (b. 1928)
  • 2009-01-14 Ricardo Montalbán, Mexican actor (How the West Was Won), dies of congestive heart failure at 88
  • 2009-01-18 Bob May, American actor (b. 1939)
  • 2009-01-31 Nagesh, Indian comedian actor in Kollywood (b. 1933)
  • 2009-02-15 Phil Carey, American actor (One Life to Live), dies at 83
  • 2009-02-17 Gazanfer Özcan, Turkish actor (b. 1931)
  • 2009-03-14 Alain Bashung, French singer, songwriter, comedian and actor. (b. 1947)
  • 2009-03-15 Ron Silver, American actor (Reversal of Fortune, Timecop), dies of cancer at 62
  • 2009-03-29 Andy Hallett, American actor and singer (b.1975)
  • 2009-04-27 Feroz Khan, Indian actor (b. 1939)
  • 2009-05-04 Dom Deluise, American comedian, actor (b. 1933)
  • 2009-05-13 Frank Aletter, American character actor (b. 1926)
  • 2009-05-15 Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Australian actor (b. 1923)
  • 2009-05-18 Wayne Allwine, American voice actor (b.1947)