Actors in History (Part 33)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 3201 - 3,300 of 7,108

  • 1941-01-26 Scott Glenn, actor (Right Stuff, Personal Best, Backdraft), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1941-01-28 Joel Crothers, actor (Edge of Night), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1941-02-05 David Selby, Morganstown WV, actor (Falcon Crest, Flamingo Road)
  • 1941-02-08 Nick Nolte, American actor (The Thin Red Line, 48 Hrs), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1941-02-13 Bo Svenson, Swedish actor (North Dallas 40, Walking Tall), born in Goteborg, Sweden
  • 1941-02-27 Ian McGarry, British trade union leader (British Actors' Equity Association)
  • 1941-03-04 John Aprea, actor (Lucas-Another World, The Godfather Part II), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1941-03-04 John Hancock, American actor (Black Marble, Traxx, Houston Knights), born in Hazen, Arkansas (d. 1992)
  • 1941-03-08 Andrei Mironov, Soviet actor (d. 1987)
  • 1941-03-14 Wolfgang Petersen, Emden Germany, actor (Shattered, Enemy Mine)
  • 1941-03-15 Dick Top, Dutch actor and director (Witch of Haarlem)
  • 1941-03-22 Bruno Ganz, actor (Strapless, Wings of Desire), born in Zurich, Switzerland
  • 1941-03-22 Jeremy Clyde, English musician (Chad & Jeremy) and actor (The Iron Lady), born in Dorney, Buckinghamshire
  • 1941-03-29 Terence Hill, Italian actor (Super Fuzz, They Call Me Trinity), born in Venice, Italy
  • 1941-04-03 Eric Braeden, German-American actor (Victor Newman-Young & Restless, Colossus), born in Bredenbek, Germany
  • 1941-04-04 Bill Tarmey, English actor (Coronation Street), born in Ardwick, Manchester (d. 2012)
  • 1941-04-05 Michael Moriarty, American-Canadian actor (Bang the Drum Slowly, Q, Stuff), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1941-04-07 Gorden Kaye, British actor (Allo Allo), born in Huddersfield, England (d. 2017)
  • 1941-04-09 Chu Song-woong, South Korean stage actor, born in Goseong, South Gyeongsang, South Korea (d. 1985)
  • 1941-04-20 Ryan O'Neal, American actor (Love Story, Paper Moon), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1941-04-25 Bertrand Tavernier, French actor (Capt Conan, L627, Daddy Nostalgie), born in Lyon, France
  • 1941-05-08 Jim Mitchum, actor (Blackout, Invincible 6), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • 1941-05-20 John Strasberg, American actor
  • 1941-05-22 Paul Winfield, American actor (Star Trek II, Huckleberry Finn, Mars Attack), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2004)
  • 1941-05-24 Andrés García, Mexican-Dominican actor (Tiger Shark), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • 1941-06-02 Stacy Keach, actor (Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer), born in Savannah, Georgia

Person of interestSpalding Gray

1941-06-05 Spalding Gray, American actor (Beaches, Clara's Heart, Heavy Petting), born in Providence, Rhode Island (d. 2004)

  • 1941-06-10 Jurgen Prochnow, actor (Das Boot)
  • 1941-06-10 Mickey Jones, American musician and actor (Home Improvement, Justified), born in Houston, Texas (d. 2018)
  • 1941-06-13 Tom Hallick, American actor (Search), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1941-06-21 Joe Flaherty, American-Canadian actor (Freaks and Geeks), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1941-06-22 Michael Lerner, actor (8 Men Out, Harlem Nights), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1941-07-10 Robert Pine, American actor (Joe Getraer-CHiPs), born in Scarsdale, New York
  • 1941-07-12 Joseph Whipp, American actor (Escape from Alcatraz), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1941-07-13 Jacques Perrin, French actor (Cinema Paradiso, 317th Platoon) and filmmaker, born in Paris, France
  • 1941-07-13 Robert Forster [Foster], American actor (Medium Cool, Jackie Brown), born in Rochester, New York (d. 2019)
  • 1941-07-20 Kurt Raab, German actor (d. 1988)
  • 1941-07-29 David Warner, English actor (Star Trek VI, Time Bandits), born in Manchester, United Kingdom
  • 1941-08-04 Martin Jarvis, English actor, born in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England
  • 1941-08-06 Hubertus AGM "Bert" Andre, Dutch actor (Turkish Fruit-Come Back)
  • 1941-08-07 Franco Columbu, Italian bodybuilder, powerlifter, actor and author (Mr. Olympia 1976, 81), born in Ollolai, Sardinia (d. 2019)
  • 1941-08-11 Patricio Guzman, director/actor (Cruz del Sur, Moon over Parador)
  • 1941-08-18 Christopher Jones, American actor (Wild in the Streets), born in Jackson, Tennessee (d. 2014)
  • 1941-08-21 Howard Lew Lewis, English comedian and actor (Maid Marian and Her Merry Men and Brush Strokes), born in London (d. 2018)
  • 1941-08-27 Harrison Page, American actor
  • 1941-08-30 Ben Jones, American politician and actor (The Dukes of Hazzard), born in Tarboro, North Carolina
  • 1941-09-08 Alan Feinstein, American actor (Max-Berrengers, Family Tree), born in NYC, New York
  • 1941-09-16 Jim McBride, American director and actor (Hot Times, Breathless, Big Easy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1941-10-10 Peter Coyote [Rachmil Pinchus Ben Mosha Cohon], American actor (ET, Raiders of the Lost Ark), born in NYC, New York
  • 1941-10-13 Paul Simon, American singer and actor (Kodachrome, 1 Trick Pony), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1941-10-19 Simon Ward, actor (4 Musketeers, 4 Feathers), born in London, England (d. 2012)
  • 1941-10-22 Charles Keating, English actor (Carl Hutchins-Another World), born in London, England, (d. 2014)
  • 1941-10-23 Mel Winkler, American actor (Devil in a Blue Dress), born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 2020)
  • 1941-10-24 Frank Aendenboom, Flemish actor (Lion of Flanders), born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 2018)
  • 1941-10-28 John Hallam, British character actor, born in Lisburn, Northern Ireland (d. 2006)
  • 1941-11-01 Robert Foxworth, American actor (Chase-Falcon Crest, Frankenstein), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1941-11-04 Martin Brozius, Dutch actor (Goede Tijden Slechte Tijden), born in Hoorn, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 2009)
  • 1941-11-05 Art Garfunkel, American singer and actor (Simon and Garfunkel, Carnal Knowledge), born in NYC, New York
  • 1941-11-13 Dack Rambo, American actor (Guns of Will Sonnett, Dallas), born in Earlimart, California (d. 1994)
  • 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, English actor (Blow-up, Barbarella) and co-founder of Hemdale Film Corporation, born in Guildford, England (d. 2003)
  • 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, American actor (Hotel New Hampshire, 5th Musketeer), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1941-12-10 Peter Michael Goetz, American actor (Jumping Jack Flash, King Kong Lives), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1941-12-10 Tommy Kirk, American actor (Old Yeller), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 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), born in Leeds, England
  • 1941-12-24 John Levene, British actor, born in Salisbury, United Kingdom
  • 1941-12-26 Daniel Schmid, actor and director (Paloma, Violanta, Hecate, Amateurs)
  • 1942-01-03 John Thaw, British actor (d. 2002)
  • 1942-01-05 Cliff Potts, American television & film 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 (d .2016)
  • 1942-01-17 Randy Boone, American actor (Cimarron Strip, Virginian), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • 1942-01-21 Mac Davis, American country music singer-songwriter (Baby, Don't Get Hooked On Me) and actor (North Dallas Forty), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • 1942-01-23 Abdur Razzak, Bangladeshi actor & director, born in Kolkata, India (d. 2017)
  • 1942-01-27 John Witherspoon, American actor (Friday), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2019)
  • 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 [Thorkelson], American musician and actor (The Monkees), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2019)
  • 1942-02-14 Andrew Robinson, American actor
  • 1942-02-27 Michel Forget, French Canadian actor, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 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 (d. 2018)
  • 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 Picture Show)
  • 1942-03-27 Michael York, British actor (Cabaret, Logan's Run, 3 Musketeers), born in Fulmer, Buckinghamshire
  • 1942-03-29 Scott Wilson, American actor (The Walking Dead, The Ninth Configuration), born in Thomasville, Georgia (d. 2018)
  • 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)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 3201 - 3,300 of 3,779

  • 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 Hugh Lloyd, British actor (Hugh and I, Punch & Judy Man), dies at 85
  • 2008-07-14 Henki Kolstad, Norwegian actor (b. 1915)
  • 2008-07-17 Larry Haines [Hecht], American actor (The Odd Couple, Search for Tomorrow), dies at 89
  • 2008-07-18 Khosrow Shakibai, Iranian actor (Hamoun), dies at 64
  • 2008-08-09 Bernie Mac, American comedian, actor.(b. 1957)
  • 2008-08-11 George Furth, American actor and director (Tammy, Good Guys, Dumplings), dies at 75
  • 2008-08-17 František Zvarík, Slovakian stage actor (Slovak National Theatre), dies at 87
  • 2008-08-27 Mark Priestley, Australian actor (b. 1976)
  • 2008-08-31 Jerry Reed, American country music singer (When You're Hot, You're Hot) and actor (Bat 21, Smokey & the Bandit), dies of complications from emphysema at 71
  • 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)

Person of interestPaul Newman

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

Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
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  • 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)
  • 2008-10-07 Peter Copley, British actor (Victim, Kingdom of Heaven, King & Country), dies at 93
  • 2008-10-15 Nathan Davis, American actor ( Dunston Checks In, Holes, Code of Silence), dies from emphysema and pneumonia at 91
  • 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
  • 2008-11-05 Michael Higgins, American actor (Angel Heart, 1918, Wanda, Black Stallion), dies of heart failure at 88
  • 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 (Harry-Jeffersons), dies at 70
  • 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 Claude Berri, French actor, director and screenwriter, dies at 74
  • 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)
  • 2009-03-03 Sydney Chaplin, American actor and son of Charlie Chaplin (Limelight, Adding Machine), dies at 82
  • 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
  • 2009-03-24 Martin Brozius, Dutch actor (Goede Tijden Slechte Tijden), dies at 67
  • 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, dies at 62
  • 2009-05-28 Terence Alexander , English actor (Bergerac), dies at 86
  • 2009-06-03 David Carradine, American actor (Kung Fu, Mean Streets, Kill Bill V.1 & 2), dies at 72
  • 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
  • 2009-07-04 Lasse Strömstedt, Swedish writer and actor, dies at 74
  • 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)
  • 2009-11-14 Bruce Wells, English boxer (European amateur light middleweight champion 1953) & actor (Dr. Who 1965-73), dies at 76
  • 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 (Father Murphy), 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 (Davy Crockett, Old Yeller), dies at 85
  • 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)