Actors in History (Part 34)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 3301 - 3,400 of 7,039

  • 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
  • 1943-02-14 Israël "Ischa" Meijer, Dutch journalist, critic and author (Een Dik Uur Ischa, Boezemvriend), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1995)
  • 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
  • 1943-03-29 Eric Idle, English comedian, actor (Monty Python), born in South Shields, England
  • 1943-03-31 Christopher [Ronald] Walken, American actor (The Deer Hunter, Brainstorm), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943-04-03 Jonathan Lynn, English writer and actor (Greedy, Bar Mitzvah Boy), born in Bath, England (d. 1943)
  • 1943-04-05 Max Gail, American actor (Barney Miller, Whiz Kids, DC Cab), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1943-04-08 Robby Weaver, actor (Stone)
  • 1943-04-12 Charles Ludlam, American playwright and actor (Big Easy), born in NYC, New York (d. 1987)
  • 1943-04-20 Michael Greer, American actor (Bobby Gentry Show), born in Galesburg, Illinois (d. 2002)
  • 1943-04-23 [Gerardus] Bob van Toll, actor/interpreter/director (Pastorale 1943)
  • 1943-04-28 Jacques Dutronc, French singer and actor
  • 1943-05-10 David Clennon, American actor
  • 1943-05-24 Gary Burghoff, actor (Radar - M*A*S*H), born in Bristol, Connecticut
  • 1943-05-27 Bruce Weitz, actor (Hill St Blues, Death of a Centerfold), born in Norwalk, Connecticut
  • 1943-06-02 Charles Haid, actor (Andy Renko-Hill St Blues, Altered States), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1943-06-07 Ken Osmond, American actor (Eddie Haskel-Leave it To Beaver), born in Glendale, California
  • 1943-06-08 Colin Baker, English actor (Sixth Doctor in Doctor Who, Swallows & Amazons), born in London
  • 1943-06-13 Malcolm McDowell, English actor (Clockwork Orange, Caligula), born in Leeds, England
  • 1943-06-15 Aron Kincaid, actor (Warren-Bachelor Father, Ski Party), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1943-06-15 Johnny Hallyday [Jean-Philippe Smet], French singer and actor known as the "Elvis Presley of France," born in Paris, France (d. 2017)
  • 1943-06-18 Barry Evans, actor (Dr Upton-Dr in the House, Mind Your Language)
  • 1943-06-24 Georg Stanford Brown, Cuban actor (Terry Webster-Rookies), born in Havana, Cuba
  • 1943-06-26 John Beasley, American actor (Everwood), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1943-07-03 Kurtwood Smith, New Lisbon, Wisconsin, American actor (That '70s Show, Robocop)
  • 1943-07-03 Gary Waldhorn, actor (To the Camp & Back)
  • 1943-07-13 Danny Lockin, Lanai, Hawaii, actor/dancer (Hello Dolly), (d. 1977)
  • 1943-07-21 David Downing, American actor (Backstairs at the White House), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943-07-21 Edward Herrmann, actor (Day of the Dolphin, Reds), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1943-07-22 Bobby Sherman [Robert Cabot Sherman Jr.], American actor/singer (Here Comes the Brides), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1943-07-27 Stu Gilliam, actor/comedian (Roll Out, Harris & Company), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1943-07-29 Charles Hallahan, actor (Hunter)
  • 1943-07-31 Sab Shimono, Japanese-American actor (Jackie Chan Adventures), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1943-08-02 Max Wright, American actor (Buffalo Bill, Alf, Misfits of Science), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1943-08-06 Michael Anderson Jr, actor (Clay-The Monroes), born in London, England
  • 1943-08-06 Ray Buktenica, Greenwich Village actor (Rhoda, House Calls), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestRobert De Niro

1943-08-17 Robert De Niro, American actor (Taxi Driver, Raging Bull), born in NYC, New York

  • 1943-08-18 Martin Mull, actor/comedian (Bad Manners, Flick, Serial), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1943-08-20 Sylvester McCoy, Scottish actor (Seventh Doctor in Doctor Who), born in Dunoon
  • 1943-08-21 Hugh Wilson, American director, writer and actor (Blast from the Past, Frank's Place), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2018)
  • 1943-08-23 Bobby Diamond, actor (Duncan Gillis-Dobie Gillis), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1943-08-28 David Soul, [Solberg] actor (Starsky & Hutch), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1943-09-01 Don Stroud, American actor (Coogan's Bluff, Buddy Holly Story), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1943-09-09 Art LaFleur, American actor
  • 1943-09-10 Daniel Truhitte, American actor
  • 1943-09-24 Lee Aaker, actor (Rusty-Rin Tin Tin), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1943-09-25 Robert Walden, American actor (Joe Rossi-Lou Grant, New Doctors), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943-09-28 J T Walsh, actor (Col Frank Bach-Dark Skies)
  • 1943-09-28 Joel Higgins, Bloomington Ill, actor (Salvage 1, Silver Spoons)
  • 1943-09-30 Ian Ogilvy, British Actor
  • 1943-10-02 Henri SZEPS, Lausanne Switzerland, actor (Mother & Son)
  • 1943-10-06 Michael Durrell, American actor (Shannon, V, Alice, Chiefs), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1943-10-08 Chevy Chase, American comedian and actor (SNL, Vacation, Fletch, Caddyshack), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943-10-22 Robert Long, [Leverman], Dutch singer/actor (Vroeger Kon je Lachen)
  • 1943-11-01 John McEnery, English actor
  • 1943-11-05 Sam Shepard Ill, American actor/playwright (Frances, Crimes of the Heart), born in Fort Sheridan, Illinois (d. 2017)
  • 1943-11-07 Michael Byrne, English actor
  • 1943-11-12 Wallace Shawn, American actor (My Dinner with Andre, Princess Bride), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943-12-10 Theodore Wilson, American actor (That's My Mama, Sanford Arms), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943-12-18 Alan Rudolph, actor (Endangers Species, Love at Large, Made in Heaven)
  • 1943-12-19 Sam Kelly [Roger Michael Kelly], English actor ('Allo 'Allo!, Porridge), born in Manchester, England (d. 2014)
  • 1943-12-21 Jack Nance, actor (Rubbed Out)
  • 1943-12-23 Harry Shearer, American actor (SNL, Simpsons, Pure Luck), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1943-12-23 Roelof den Ambtman, Dutch actor and director (One Evening at Eva)

Person of interestBen Kingsley

1943-12-31 Ben Kingsley, English actor (Gandhi, Betrayal), born in Scarborough, England

  • 1944-01-01 Don Novello, American actor and comedian (Father Guido Sarducci-Saturday Night Live), born in Ashtabula, Ohio
  • 1944-01-05 Felix Arons, Dutch director/actor (Waaldrecht)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 3301 - 3,400 of 3,674

  • 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)
  • 2010-12-29 Bill Erwin, American actor (b. 1914)
  • 2010-12-30 Per Oscarsson, Swedish actor (b. 1927)
  • 2011-01-02 Pete Postlethwaite, English actor (b. 1946)
  • 2011-01-11 David Nelson, American actor, director, and producer (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet), dies at 74
  • 2011-01-12 Paul Picerni, American actor (The Untouchables), dies at 88
  • 2011-01-20 Bruce Gordon, American actor (The Untouchables), dies after long illness at 94
  • 2011-02-13 T. P. McKenna [Thomas Patrick McKenna], Irish actor (Rivals, Holocaust), dies at 81
  • 2011-02-16 Len Lesser, American actor (b. 1922)
  • 2011-02-16 Alfred Burke, British actor (Public Eye, Backfire, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets), dies of a chest infection at 92
  • 2011-02-17 Egbert van Paridon, Dutch actor and director (Flodder, The Assault), dies at 90
  • 2011-02-22 Nicholas Courtney, British actor (Doctor Who, Incendiary), dies at 81
  • 2011-03-17 Michael Gough, English actor (Hammer Horror Films, Search for the Nile), dies at 94
  • 2011-04-04 Juliano Mer-Khamis, Israeli actor, director, filmmaker and political activist (b. 1958)
  • 2011-04-14 Trevor Bannister, British actor (Are You Being Served?), dies at 76
  • 2011-04-17 AJ Perez, Filipino teen actor (b. 1993)
  • 2011-04-22 Moin Akhter, Pakistani actor (b. 1950)
  • 2011-04-28 William Campbell, American actor (Jerry-Cannonball, Luke-Dynasty), dies at 87
  • 2011-05-03 Thanasis Veggos, Greek actor (b. 1927)
  • 2011-05-03 Jackie Cooper, American actor and director (Skippy, Superman), dies at 88
  • 2011-05-16 Edward Hardwicke, English actor (b. 1932)
  • 2011-05-27 Jeff Conaway, American actor (b. 1950)
  • 2011-06-03 James Arness, American actor (Gunsmoke, How the West Was Won), dies of natural causes at 88
  • 2011-06-19 Don Diamond, American actor (b. 1921)
  • 2011-06-20 Ryan Dunn, American actor (b. 1977)
  • 2011-06-23 Peter Falk, American actor (Colombo, Scared Straight), dies at 83
  • 2011-07-08 Roberts Blossom, American actor and poet (Home Alone, Deranged, The Great Gatsby), dies of a stroke at 87
  • 2011-07-17 David Ngoombujarra, Australian actor (b. 1967)
  • 2011-07-22 Tom Aldredge, American actor (The Sopranos, What About Bob, Nurse, Mind Snatchers), dies at 83
  • 2011-07-29 Claude Laydu, Belgian-born Swiss actor (Diary of a Country Priest), dies at 84
  • 2011-08-03 Bubba Smith, American football player and actor (b. 1945)
  • 2011-08-14 Shammi Kapoor, Indian actor and director known as the "Elvis Presley of India" (Amaran, Brahmachari, Vidhaata), dies of chronic renal failure at 79
  • 2011-08-27 Nico Minardos, Greek-American actor (The Twilight Zone, Twelve Hours to Kill), dies at 81

Person of interestCliff Robertson

2011-09-10 Clifford "Cliff" Robertson, American actor (Charly, Spider-Man) and spokesman for AT&T, dies at 88

  • 2011-09-11 Andy Whitfield, Welsh actor (Spartacus), dies of cancer at 39
  • 2011-10-05 Charles Napier, American actor (Night Stalker, Rambo), dies at 75
  • 2011-10-07 George Baker, Bulgarian-born British actor (I, Claudius, Goodbye Mr Chips, Curse of the Fly), dies at 80
  • 2011-10-12 Heinz Bennent, German actor (Possession, The Serpent's Egg), dies at 90
  • 2011-10-12 Peter Hammond, British actor and director (The Buccaneers, King of the Castle), dies at 87
  • 2011-11-02 Sid Melton [Sidney Meltzer], American actor (Green Acres, The Danny Thomas Show), dies from pneumonia at 94
  • 2011-11-19 John Neville, English theatre and film actor, dies at 86
  • 2011-12-03 Dharam Devdutt "Dev" Anand, Indian comedian, actor, director and producer, dies at 88

Person of interestHarry Morgan

2011-12-07 Harry Morgan, American actor (M*A*S*H) dies at 96

  • 2011-12-16 Nicol Williamson, Scottish actor (Excalibur), dies of esophageal cancer at 75
  • 2011-12-16 Daniel "Dan" Frazer, American actor (Kojak, Take the Money and Run), dies from cardiac arrest at 90
  • 2011-12-16 Robert Easton [Burke], American actor referred to as "The Man of a Thousand Voices" (Someone Up There Likes Me), dies at 81
  • 2012-01-04 Harry Fowler, British actor (Great: Isambard Kingdom Brunel), dies at 85
  • 2012-01-22 Dick Tufeld, American voice actor, dies at 85
  • 2012-01-22 Richard "Dick" Tufeld, American voice actor (Lost in Space), dies at 85
  • 2012-01-24 James Farentino, American actor, dies from heart failure at 73
  • 2012-01-26 Ian Abercrombie, English actor, dies from kidney failure at 77
  • 2012-01-30 Frederick Treves, English actor, dies at 86
  • 2012-02-03 Ben Gazzara, American actor, dies from pancreatic cancer at 81
  • 2012-02-03 Zalman King, American actor and director, dies from cancer at 69
  • 2012-02-05 Sam Coppola, US actor (Saturday Night Fever), dies at 79
  • 2012-02-06 Peter Breck, American actor (Black Saddle, Big Valley, Benji), dies at 82
  • 2012-02-07 Phil Bruns, American actor and writer (Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman), dies of natural causes at 80
  • 2012-02-12 David Kelly, Irish actor (Grandpa Joe-Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Fawlty Towers), dies of pneumonia and lung cancer at 82
  • 2012-02-25 Erland Josephson, Swedish actor, dramatist and author (The Sacrifice, Utflykt), dies of Parkinson's disease at 88
  • 2012-03-01 Jerome Courtland, American actor (Tonka, Tharus), dies at 85
  • 2012-03-03 Leonardo Cimino, Italian-American actor (The Monster Squad, V, Dune, Waterworld, Hudson Hawk), dies from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 94
  • 2012-03-19 Israel "Ulu" Grosbard, Belgian-born American actor and director (Straight Time, Georgia, Falling in Love), dies at 83
  • 2012-03-27 Warren Stevens, American actor (Richard Boone Show), dies from lung disease at 92
  • 2012-03-28 Harry Crews, American writer and actor (Indian Runner), dies from neuropathy at 76
  • 2012-04-20 Peter Carsten, German actor and film producer actor (A Study in Terror, Mr Super Invisible), dies at 83
  • 2012-04-30 George Murdock, American actor, dies at 81
  • 2012-05-06 George Lindsey, American actor, dies at 83
  • 2012-06-02 Richard Dawson, English-American actor, dies from esophageal cancer at 79
  • 2012-06-08 Frank Cady, American actor (Rear Window, Green Acres), dies at 96
  • 2012-06-18 Victor Spinetti, Welsh actor, dies from prostate cancer at 82
  • 2012-06-19 Richard Lynch, American actor, dies at 76 (body found on this date)
  • 2012-06-27 Don Grady [Agrati], American actor (Robbie Douglas-My Three Sons), dies from cancer at 68
  • 2012-07-02 Ben Davidson, American professional footballer and actor, dies from prostate cancer at 72
  • 2012-07-03 Andy Griffith, American actor, comedian, television producer, Southern gospel singer, and writer (Andy Griffith Show, Matlock), dies from a heart attack at 86
  • 2012-07-04 Eric Sykes, English writer, actor and director (Goon Show, Sykes and A...), dies at 89

Person of interestErnest Borgnine

2012-07-08 Ernest Borgnine, American actor (Ice station Zebra, Marty), dies from renal failure at 95

  • 2012-07-18 Rajesh Khanna, Indian Bollywood actor officially titled "The First Superstar of Indian cinema," dies from kidney problems at 69