Actors in History (Part 33)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 3201 - 3,300 of 7,002

  • 1941-11-15 Heathcote Williams [John Henly Heathcote Williams], British poet, actor and political activist, born in Helsby, Cheshire (d. 2017)
  • 1941-11-18 David Hemmings, Guilford England, actor (Blow-up, Barbarella)
  • 1941-11-19 Dan Haggerty, actor (Grizzly Adams), born in Hollywood California, (d. 2016)
  • 1941-11-22 Tom Conti, Scottish actor (Reuben, Reuben, American Dreamer), born in Paisley Scotland
  • 1941-11-23 Franco Nero, Italian actor
  • 1941-12-09 Beau Bridges, actor (Hotel New Hampshire, 5th Musketeer), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1941-12-10 Peter Michael Goetz, actor (Jumping Jack Flash, King Kong Lives)
  • 1941-12-10 Tommy Kirk, actor (Old Yeller)
  • 1941-12-10 Tommy Rettig, American actor (Jeff's Collie, Lassie), born in Queens, New York (d. 1996)
  • 1941-12-10 Kyu Sakamoto, Japanese singer and actor, born in Kawasaki (d. 1985)
  • 1941-12-15 Geoffrey Davies, English actor (Doctor at Sea, Doctor on the Go)
  • 1941-12-24 John Levene, British actor
  • 1941-12-26 Daniel Schmid, actor and director (Paloma, Violanta, Hecate, Amateurs)
  • 1941-12-31 Tim Considine, US actor (Mike-My 3 Sons), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1942-01-03 John Thaw, British actor (d. 2002)
  • 1942-01-05 Cliff Potts, actor (Ted-Lou Grant), born in Glendale, California
  • 1942-01-16 René Angélil, Canadian music executive, actor and director (Omertà, L'apparition), and husband of Céline Dion, born in Montréal, Québec, Canada
  • 1942-01-17 Randy Boone, actor (Cimarron Strip, Virginian), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • 1942-01-21 Mac Davis, American country music singer-songwriter, actor (Mac Davis Show, North Dallas 40), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • 1942-01-23 Razzak, Bangladeshi actor and director
  • 1942-01-27 John Witherspoon, American actor
  • 1942-01-29 Robin Morgan, American poet, author, political theorist, academic, and former child actor (Dagmar-Mama), born in Lake Worth, Florida
  • 1942-01-31 Derek Jarman, actor and director (Angelic Conversation, Edward II)
  • 1942-02-08 Robert Klein, comedian and actor (Hooper, Deadly Rivals), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1942-02-13 Peter Tork, American musician and actor (The Monkees)
  • 1942-02-14 Andrew Robinson, American actor
  • 1942-02-20 Peter Strauss, Croton-on-Hudson NY, actor (Rich Man Poor Man)
  • 1942-02-27 Michel Forget, French Canadian actor
  • 1942-02-28 Frank Bonner, actor (WKRP, Hoax, You Can't Hurry Love), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1942-03-06 Ben Murphy, Jonesboro, Arkansas, American actor (Name of the Game, Alias Smith and Jones)
  • 1942-03-11 Peter Eyre, actor (Hedda)
  • 1942-03-11 Charles Swan, American actor
  • 1942-03-13 Geoffrey Hayes, British TV presenter and actor (Rainbow, Z-Cars), born in Stockport, England
  • 1942-03-17 Dimitris Poulikakos, Greek composer, singer and actor
  • 1942-03-22 Bernd Herzsprung, German actor
  • 1942-03-25 Richard O'Brien, English actor and writer (Rocky Horror Show)
  • 1942-03-27 Michael York, British actor (Cabaret, Logan's Run, 3 Musketeers), born in Fulmer, Buckinghamshire
  • 1942-04-02 Roshan Seth, Indian-born British actor (Mississippi Masala), born in Patna, Bihar, India
  • 1942-04-03 Marek Perepeczko, Polish actor (Janosik), born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 2005)
  • 1942-04-07 Jeetendra, Indian actor
  • 1942-04-09 Brandon De Wilde, American actor (Jamie, Wild in the Sky), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1942-04-12 Frank Bank, American actor (Lumpy-Leave it to Beaver), born in Hollywood, California (d. 2013)
  • 1942-04-17 David Bradley, British actor
  • 1942-04-22 Denis Lill, New Zealand-born British actor (Only Fools and Horses), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • 1942-04-27 John Shrapnel, English actor, born in Birmingham, Warwickshire
  • 1942-05-01 Stephen Macht, American actor (Joe-Knots Landing, Cagney & Lacey), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1942-05-05 Mark Alalmo, US actor (Avenging Force), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1942-05-05 Marc Alaimo, American actor
  • 1942-05-12 Ian Dury, English rock musician (The Blockheads) and actor (Judge Dredd), born in Upminster, Essex (d. 2000)
  • 1942-05-14 Rüdiger Vogler, German actor
  • 1942-05-23 Zalman King, Trenton, New Jersey, actor and director (Wild Orchid), (d. 2012)
  • 1942-05-29 Kevin Conway, American actor (Flash Point, Cage of Angels), born in NYC, New York
  • 1942-06-22 Murphy Dunne, American actor and musician, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1942-06-25 Wilbert Bank, actor and director (On Hope of Blessing)
  • 1942-07-09 Richard Roundtree, American actor (Getting Even, Shaft), born in New Rochelle, New York

Person of interestHarrison Ford

1942-07-13 Harrison Ford, American actor (Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Blade Runner), born in Chicago, Illinois

  • 1942-07-24 Chris Sarandon, WV, actor (Child's Play, Dog Day Afternoon, Lipstick)
  • 1942-07-27 John Pleshette, American actor (Richard-Knots Landing, 7th Avenue), born in NYC, New York
  • 1942-07-29 Tony Sirico, American actor
  • 1942-08-01 Giancarlo Giannini, Italian actor (Love and Anarchy) born in La Spezia, Italy
  • 1942-08-07 Garrison Keillor, American voice actor, humorist and radio personality (A Prairie Home Companion), born in Anoka, Minnesota
  • 1942-08-07 Tobin Bell, American actor
  • 1942-08-09 Miguel Littin, actor (Promised Land, Alsino & Condor)
  • 1942-08-19 Fred Thompson, US senator (R-Tenn)/actor (In the Line of Fire), born in Sheffield, Alabama (d. 2015)
  • 1942-09-26 Kent McCord, actor (Officer Jim Reed- "Adam 12"), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1942-09-28 Marshall Bell, American actor
  • 1942-09-28 Pierre Clémenti, French actor (d. 1999)
  • 1942-09-29 Ian McShane, Blackburn England, actor (Roots, Bare Essence)
  • 1942-10-03 Alan Rachins, American actor
  • 1942-10-04 Christopher Stone, actor (Dave-Dallas, Interns), born in Manchester, New Hampshire
  • 1942-10-11 Amitabh Bachan, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, Indian actor and film producer (Deewar)

Person of interestAmitabh Bachchan

1942-10-11 Amitabh Bachchan, Indian actor (The Great Gatsby), born in Uttar Pradesh, India

  • 1942-10-20 Earl Hindman, Bisbee AZ, actor (Wilson-Home Improvement)
  • 1942-10-26 Bob Hoskins, English actor (Who Framed Roger Rabbit), born in Bury St Edmunds, West Suffolk, England (d. 2014)
  • 1942-10-31 David Ogden Stiers, American actor (Winchester-M*A*S*H, Doc), born in Peoria, Illinois (d. 2018)
  • 1942-11-24 Billy Connolly, Scotland, comedian and actor (Blue Money)
  • 1942-11-25 Tracey Walter, actor (Best of the West), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1942-12-05 Randy Kirby, actor (Randy-Girl From UNCLE), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1942-12-10 Bear Bossu, [Berend F Gertenbach], actor/vocalist (Pub Chantant)
  • 1942-12-14 Rex Thompson, American actor (Young Bess, King & I, Her 12 Men), born in NYC, New York
  • 1942-12-17 Bernard Hill, Manchester, actor (Bellman & True, New World, Bounty)
  • 1942-12-18 Harvey Atkin, Canadian actor
  • 1942-12-19 Rufus [Jacques Narcy], French actor (Amélie), born in Riom, Puy-de-Dôme
  • 1942-12-29 Rajesh Khanna, Indian Bollywood actor officially titled "The First Superstar of Indian cinema," born in Amritsar, Punjab Province (d. 2012)
  • 1942-12-30 Fred Ward, actor (Chain Reaction, Thunderheart, Equinox), born in San Diego, California
  • 1943-01-13 Richard Moll, American actor (Night Court, House, Dungeonmaster, Survivor), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1943-01-14 Ronald Hunter, actor (Lazarus Syndrome), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1943-01-17 Geoffrey Deuel, American actor
  • 1943-01-23 Gil Gerard, actor (Buck Rogers in 25th Century), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1943-01-28 John Beck, Chic, actor (Mark-Dallas, Flamingo Road, Santa Barbara)
  • 1943-02-05 Michael Mann, actor and director (Sexpot, Close Friends), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1943-02-07 Gareth Hunt, English actor (d. 2007)
  • 1943-02-09 Joe Pesci, actor (Half Nelson, Goodfellas), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1943-02-09 Squire Fridell, actor (Rosetti & Ryan), born in Oakland, California
  • 1943-02-26 Bill Duke, actor (Bird on a Wire, Predator)
  • 1943-03-03 Roger Swaybill, actor/writer (Porky's II, Breaking Point)
  • 1943-03-16 Kim Mu-saeng, South Korean actor (d. 2005)
  • 1943-03-17 Don Mitchell, actor (Mark-Ironside), born in Houston, Texas (d. 2013)
  • 1943-03-18 Kevin Dobson, American actor (Kojak, Knots Landing, Shannon), born in Queens, New York
  • 1943-03-25 Paul Michael Glaser, American actor (Starsky-Starsky & Hutch), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 3201 - 3,300 of 3,656

  • 2008-12-07 Marky Cielo, Filipino and Igorot dancer and actor (b. 1988)
  • 2008-12-08 Robert Prosky, Polish-American actor and comedian (Christine, Thief), dies at 77
  • 2008-12-12 Van Johnson, American actor (Brigadoon) always wore red socks, dies at 92
  • 2008-12-13 Horst Tappert, German director, actor and former SS member (Derrick), dies of diabetes at 85
  • 2008-12-26 Gösta Krantz, Swedish actor (b. 1925)
  • 2008-12-30 Dick Green, Canadian actor
  • 2009-01-01 Edmund Purdom, British actor (The Egyptian, Asissi Underground, Pieces), dies at 84
  • 2009-01-02 Jett Travolta, son of actors John Travolta and Kelly Preston, dies of a seizure at 16
  • 2009-01-03 Martin Patterson "Pat" Hingle, American actor (Hang 'em High, Splendor in the Grass, Batman Returns), dies of myelodysplastic syndrome at 84
  • 2009-01-08 Don Galloway, American actor (Arrest & Trial, Ironside), dies at 71
  • 2009-01-12 Russ Conway, Canadian-American character actor (Richard Diamond Private Eye), dies at 95
  • 2009-01-13 Patrick McGoohan, American-born Irish actor, writer, and director (The Prisoner, Secret Agent/ Danger Man), dies at 80
  • 2009-01-14 Ricardo Montalbán, Mexican actor (Fantasy Island, Star Trek II, Naked Gun), 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)
  • 2009-02-06 James Whitmore, American actor (The Shawshank Redemption, Give 'em Hell Harry), dies of lung cancer at 87
  • 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, producer and director (known as Clint Eastwood of Bollywood), dies at 69
  • 2009-05-04 Dom Deluise, American comedian, actor (b. 1933)
  • 2009-05-13 Frank Aletter, American character actor (Mac-It's About Time, Tom-Nancy), dies of lung cancer at 83
  • 2009-05-15 Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Australian actor, pilot and radio announcer, dies at 86
  • 2009-05-18 Wayne Allwine, American voice actor (b.1947)
  • 2009-06-03 David Carradine, American actor (b. 1936)
  • 2009-06-10 Tenniel Evans, British actor and clergyman (10 Rillington Place, My Brother's Keeper), dies at 83
  • 2009-06-30 Harve Presnell, American actor (Unsinkable Molly Brown), dies at 75
  • 2009-07-01 Karl Malden [Mladen George Sekulovich], American actor (Streets of San Francisco, American Express, A Streetcar Named Desire), dies of natural causes at 97
  • 2009-07-14 Zbigniew Zapasiewicz, Polish actor (b. 1934)
  • 2009-09-04 Iain Cuthbertson, Scottish actor (Guilty, Scandal, Rep, Danger UXB), dies at 79
  • 2009-09-08 Raymond "Ray" Barrett, Australian actor (The Troubleshooters, Gillette Summer Sports Reel), dies at 82
  • 2009-09-13 Paul Burke, American actor (Naked City, Thomas Crown Affair, Neal-Dynasty), dies at 83
  • 2009-09-14 Patrick Swayze, American actor, dancer, and songwriter (Dirty Dancing), dies of cancer at 57
  • 2009-09-14 Henry Gibson, American actor and comedian (Nashville, Laugh-In's poet), dies at 73
  • 2009-09-20 John Hart, American actor (The Lone Ranger, The Adventures of Captain Africa), dies from complications of dementia at 91
  • 2009-09-28 Ulf Larsson, Swedish actor (b. 1956)
  • 2009-10-06 Douglas Campbell, Scottish born Canadian actor (b. 1922)
  • 2009-10-13 Al Martino [Jasper Cini], American singer and actor (Here in My Heart, The Godfather), dies at 82
  • 2009-10-19 Joseph Wiseman, Canadian actor (Dr No, Viva Zapata, Les Miserables), dies at 91
  • 2009-11-02 José Luis López Vázquez, Spanish actor, director and comedian (La Cabina, Travels With My Aunt), dies of natural causes at 87
  • 2009-11-10 Gheorghe Dinica, Romanian actor (b. 1934)
  • 2009-11-16 Edward Woodward, British singer and actor (Breaker Morant, Wickerman), dies at 79
  • 2009-11-24 Chan Hung Lit, Hong Kong actor (b. 1943)
  • 2009-12-01 Ramses Shaffy, Dutch singer and cabaret actor (Zaak MP, Liefdesbekentenissen), dies at 76
  • 2009-12-03 Richard Todd, Irish-born British actor (Dorian Gray, Assassin Yangtse Incident), dies at 90
  • 2009-12-05 Garfield Morgan, British actor (Odessa File, To Catch a Spy), dies at 78
  • 2009-12-07 Mark Ritts, American actor (b. 1946)
  • 2009-12-09 Gene Barry [Eugene Klass], American actor (The Atomic City, Bat Masterson), dies of congestive heart failure at 90
  • 2009-12-20 Arnold Stang, American comic actor (b. 1918)
  • 2010-01-04 Donal Donnelly, Irish actor (The Godfather: Part III, Dead), dies of cancer at 78
  • 2010-01-08 Monica Maughan, Australian actor (b. 1933)
  • 2010-01-22 James Mitchell, American dancer and actor (All My Children, Bloomer Girl), dies of pneumonia at 89
  • 2010-01-22 Johnny Seven [Fetto], American actor (Ironside, Amy Prentiss), dies at 83
  • 2010-01-24 Pernell Roberts, American actor (Adam-Bonanza, Trapper John MD), dies at 81
  • 2010-02-05 Ian Carmichael, British actor (Private's Progress, I'm All Right Jack), dies at 89
  • 2010-02-16 Wan Chi Keung, Hong Kong soccer player and actor. (b. 1956)
  • 2010-02-26 Richard Devon, American character actor (Magnum Force, Battle of Blood Island), dies at 83
  • 2010-03-04 Etta Cameron, Danish singer and actor (b. 1939)
  • 2010-03-04 Roger Newman, British-born American actor and television writer (b. 1940)
  • 2010-03-10 Corey Haim, Canadian actor (b. 1971)
  • 2010-03-11 Merlin Olsen, American football player (Los Angeles Rams) and actor, dies of cancer at 69
  • 2010-03-14 Peter Graves [Aurness], American actor (Mission Impossible, Airplane!, Stalag 17), dies from a heart attack at 83
  • 2010-03-18 Fess Parker, American actor (b. 1924)
  • 2010-03-24 Robert Culp, American actor, screenwriter, voice actor, and director (I Spy, Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice), dies at 79
  • 2010-04-01 John Forsythe, American actor (Charlie's Angels, Dynasty), dies at 92
  • 2010-04-06 Corin Redgrave, British actor and political activist (b. 1939)
  • 2010-05-23 Simon Monjack, English actor, producer, & writer (b. 1970)
  • 2010-05-24 Tapen Chatterjee, Bengali actor from India (b. 1937)
  • 2010-05-26 Jean Constantin, Romanian actor (b. 1928)
  • 2010-05-28 Gary Coleman, American actor (Diff'rent Strokes), dies at 42
  • 2010-05-28 Eddie Barth [Edward Bartholetti], American actor and voiceover artist nicknamed "Mr. Gravel" for his raspy vocals (Shaft, Simon & Simon), dies at 78
  • 2010-05-29 Dennis Hopper, American actor and director (b. 1936)
  • 2010-06-06 Ladislav Smoljak, Czech director, actor and screenwriter (An Uncertain Season), dies of cancer at 78
  • 2010-06-13 Jimmy Dean, American country music singer, television host, actor, and businessman (Jimmy Dean Show, Diamonds are Forever), dies at 81
  • 2010-06-15 Bekim Fehmiu, Yugoslavian actor (Black Sunday, Permission to Kill, Cagliostro), dies of suspected suicide at 74
  • 2010-06-30 Park Yong-ha, Korean actor and singer (b. 1977)
  • 2010-07-02 Laurent Terzieff, French actor (Head Over Heels, Milky Way), dies at 75
  • 2010-07-16 James Gammon, American actor (Cool Hand Luke, Nick-Nash Bridges), dies at 70
  • 2010-07-27 Maury Chaykin, American-born Canadian actor (b. 1949)
  • 2010-09-07 Glenn Shadix, American Actor (b. 1952)
  • 2010-09-11 Kevin McCarthy, American actor (Invasion of Body Snatchers, Death of a Salesman), dies of pneumonia at 96
  • 2010-09-11 Harold Gould, American character actor (The Sting, The Golden Girls, Rhoda, Big Bus), dies at 86
  • 2010-09-25 Art Gilmore, American actor (b. 1912)
  • 2010-09-29 Tony Curtis, American Actor (b. 1925)
  • 2010-10-04 Sir Norman Wisdom, English comedian, singer-songwriter and actor (b. 1915)
  • 2010-10-06 Antonie Kamerling, Dutch actor and singer (b. 1966)
  • 2010-10-07 Antonie Kamerling, Dutch actor (b. 1966)
  • 2010-10-14 Simon MacCorkindale, English actor (Falcon Crest, Manimal), dies of bowel cancer at 58
  • 2010-10-15 Johnny Sheffield, American actor (Boy-Tarzan Finds a Son), dies at 79
  • 2010-10-19 Tom Bosley, American actor (Howard-Happy Days, Murder She Wrote, Fiorello!), dies at 83
  • 2010-10-27 James Wall, American actor and stage manager (b. 1917)
  • 2010-10-28 James MacArthur, American actor (b. 1937)
  • 2010-10-28 Gerard Kelly, Scottish actor (b. 1959)
  • 2010-11-11 William Edwin Self, American actor and television producer (b. 1921)
  • 2010-11-26 Palle Huld, Danish actor (b. 1912)
  • 2010-11-28 Leslie Nielsen, Canadian actor (Spy Hard, Forbidden Planet, Naked Gun), dies of pneumonia at 84
  • 2010-12-07 Gus Mercurio, American-born Australian actor (The Blue Lagoon, Crocodile Dundee II), dies at 82
  • 2010-12-20 Steve Landesberg, American actor and comedian (b. 1945)