Actors in History (Part 35)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 3401 - 3,500 of 6,959

  • 1944-02-02 Geoffrey Hughes, British actor, (d. 2012)
  • 1944-02-06 Michael Tucker, actor (Stuart Markowitz-LA Law), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1944-02-13 Oduvil Unnikrishnan, Indian actor (d. 2006)
  • 1944-02-14 Alan Parker, English actor (Bugsy Malone, Evita)
  • 1944-02-24 Barry Bostwick, San Mateo Ca, actor (Rocky Horror Show, Megaforce)
  • 1944-02-27 Alan Fudge, Wichita Ks, actor (Man From Atlantis, Paper Dolls)
  • 1944-02-29 Phyllis Frelich, Devil's Lake ND, actor (Love is Never Silent)
  • 1944-02-29 Dennis Farina, actor (Get Shorty, Law & Order, Crime Story), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2013)
  • 1944-03-01 Roger Daltrey, English rocker/actor/producer (The Who-Tommy)
  • 1944-03-05 Paul Sands, comedian and actor (SCTV, Story Theater, St Elsewhere), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1944-03-08 Palito Ortega, Argentine singer and actor
  • 1944-03-24 R. Lee Ermey, American actor
  • 1944-03-27 Khosrow Shakibai, Iranian actor (d. 2008)
  • 1944-03-28 Ken Howard, American actor (Ken - The White Shadow), born in El Centro California (d. 2016)
  • 1944-04-04 Craig T. Nelson, actor (Poltergeist, Hayden Fox-Coach), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1944-04-08 Hywel Bennett, South Wales, actor (Family Way, Shelley)
  • 1944-04-29 Richard Kline, American actor and director
  • 1944-05-05 Jean-Pierre Leaud, actor (Detective), born in Paris, France
  • 1944-05-05 John Rhys-Davies, Salisbury England, actor (Sir Edward-Quest, Sliders)
  • 1944-05-05 Roger Raised, English actor (Nicholas Nickleby)
  • 1944-05-05 Roger Rees, Welsh Tony winning stage and screen actor (Cheers), born in Aberystwyth (d. 2015)
  • 1944-05-07 Richard O'Sullivan, British actor
  • 1944-05-16 Danny Trejo, American actor
  • 1944-05-19 Peter Mayhew, British-American actor
  • 1944-05-28 Patricia Quinn, Lady Stephens, Northern-Irish actress, voice artist and singer (The Rocky Horror Picture Show), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1944-05-29 Helmut Berger, actor (Ash Wednesday, Damned, Picture of Dorian Gray)
  • 1944-06-01 Robert Powell, English actor (Jigsaw Man, Shaka Zulu, Secrets), born in Salford, England
  • 1944-06-08 Don Grady, [Agrati], actor (Robbie Douglas-My Three Sons), (d. 2012)
  • 1944-06-14 Joe Grifasi, American actor
  • 1944-06-20 Terry Funk, pro wrestler (WWF/NWA)/actor (Paradise Alley), born in Hammond, Indiana
  • 1944-06-20 David Roper, English actor
  • 1944-06-22 Klaus Maria Brandauer, Austrian actor (Mephisto, Out of Africa)
  • 1944-06-29 Gary Busey, Goose Creek Tx, actor (Buddy Holly Story, Star in Born)
  • 1944-07-03 Paul Young, actor (Another Time Another Place)
  • 1944-07-04 Ray Meagher, Australian actor
  • 1944-07-08 Jeffrey Tambor, actor (Jeffrey-Ropers, Larry Sanders), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1944-07-15 Jan-Michael Vincent, actor (Hooper, Tribes, Buster & Billie), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1944-07-22 Guich Koock, actor (Harley Puckett-Carter Country), born in Austin, Texas
  • 1944-07-26 Kiel Martin, actor (Det LaRue-Hill Street Blues), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1944-08-07 David Rasche, actor (Sledge Hammer), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1944-08-07 John Glover, actor (52 Pick-Up, Something Special), born in Kingston, New York
  • 1944-08-09 Sam Elliott, actor (Big Chill, Fatal Beauty), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1944-08-11 Ian McDiarmid, Scottish actor
  • 1944-08-13 Kevin Tighe, actor (Newsie, Another 48 Hours, K-9), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1944-08-18 Carl Wayne, English singer and actor (The Move), born in Birmingham, England (d. 2004)
  • 1944-08-25 Anthony Heald, actor (Orphans, Silence of Lambs), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • 1944-08-26 Stephen Greif, English actor
  • 1944-08-27 G W Bailey, Port Arthur, Texas, American actor (Police Academy, The Closer)
  • 1944-09-05 Rod Arrants, American actor (Vamping, Ape, Young & Restless), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1944-09-20 Jeremy Child, actor (Privilege, Taffin)

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1944-09-25 Michael Douglas, American actor (Coma, Wall St, Jewel of the Nile), born in New Brunswick, New Jersey

  • 1944-09-28 Matthew Cowles, American soap actor (Eban Japes-Loving, Billy-All My Children), born in New York, (d 2014)
  • 1944-09-29 Torben Jensen, Danish actor (Taxa, Hayfever, Watch Me Fly, Guldregn)
  • 1944-10-16 Johnny Washbrook, actor (Ken-My Friend Flicka), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1944-10-19 Keith Adrian, [Johnson], Indies/Dutch actor (Intrepid Mr Twist)
  • 1944-10-23 Warren Burton, actor (Jason Dunlap-Another World, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1944-10-28 Dennis Franz, Maywood Ill, actor (Buntz-Hill Street Blues, NYPD Blue)
  • 1944-11-02 Patrice Chereau, French opera director and actor (Danton), born in Lézigné, Maine-et-Loire, France (d. 2013)
  • 1944-11-07 Jim Watkins, actor (Jerry-Magician), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1944-11-11 Kemal Sunal, Turkish actor
  • 1944-11-16 Charles Jay Hammer, actor (Fletcher Reade-Guiding Light)

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1944-11-17 Danny Devito, American actor (Taxi, Ruthless People, Twins), born in Neptune Township, New Jersey

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1944-11-17 Lorne Michaels [Lipowitz], Canadian producer, actor and comedy writer (Saturday Night Live), born in Toronto, Ontario

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  • 1944-11-21 Harold Ramis, actor and director (SCTV, Stripes), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2014)
  • 1944-11-25 Ben Stein, American actor
  • 1944-12-01 Pierre Arditi, French film and stage actor
  • 1944-12-05 Jeroen Krabbé, Dutch actor
  • 1944-12-12 Kenneth Cranham, Scottish actor
  • 1944-12-13 Hwang Jang Lee, Korean martial artist and film actor
  • 1944-12-17 Bernard Hill, English actor
  • 1944-12-19 Tim Reid, Norfolk VA, American actor and comedian (Venus Flytrap-WKRP, Frank's Place)
  • 1944-12-21 Jared Martin, American actor (Varian-Fantastic Voyage, Dusty-Dallas), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944-12-24 Barry Chuckle [Barry Patton Elliott], British entertainer, writer and actor (ChuckleVision, The Freddie Starr Showcase), born in Rotherham, England
  • 1945-01-09 Harun Farocki, actor and director (Nicht loeschbares Feur)
  • 1945-01-09 John Doman, American actor
  • 1945-01-16 Kabir Bedi, actor (Thief of Baghdad, Terminal Entry)
  • 1945-01-22 Michael Cristofer, actor/writer (Little Drummer Girl)

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1945-01-29 Tom Selleck, actor (Lance-Rockford Files, Magnum PI), born in Detroit, Michigan

  • 1945-02-07 Pete Postlethwaite, actor (The Boxer)
  • 1945-02-12 Cliff De Young, actor (F/X, Hunger, Shock Treatment), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1945-02-14 Gregory Hines, American actor/dancer (White Nights, Taps), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-02-18 Michael Nader, actor (Peter-Gidget, Dex Dexter-Dynasty), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1945-02-19 Jon Whiteley, actor (Moonfleet)
  • 1945-02-19 Michael Nader, actor (Dynasty, All My Children)
  • 1945-02-20 Brion James, American actor (d. 1999)
  • 1945-02-20 Annu Kapoor, Indian actor
  • 1945-02-27 Daniel Olbrychski, Polish actor (La Truite)
  • 1945-02-28 Charles "Bubba" Smith, Tx, NFLer (Balt Colts)/actor (Police Academy)
  • 1945-03-01 Dirk Benedict, American actor (A-Team, Battlestar Galactica), born in Helena, Montana
  • 1945-03-02 Gordon Thompson, Canadian actor (Adam Carrington in Dynasty), born in Ottawa
  • 1945-03-04 Jaime Tirelli, American actor (Orlando Lopez-Ball Four), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-03-04 Frank Novak, American actor
  • 1945-03-07 John Heard, American actor (Home Alone, Cat People, Big), born in Washington D.C. (d. 2017)
  • 1945-03-08 Micky Dolenz, actor (Circus Boy)/singer (Monkees), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1945-03-19 Stefanos Kiriakidis, Greek actor
  • 1945-04-04 Walter Charles, East Strousberg PA, actor (Fletch Lives, Weeds)
  • 1945-04-13 Tony Dow, American actor and director (Wally-Leave it to Beaver), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1945-04-13 Charles Robinson, American actor
  • 1945-04-14 Derek Leckenby, rocker/actor (Mrs Brown You've Got a Lovely Daughter)
  • 1945-04-20 Michael Brandon, American actor

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 3401 - 3,425 of 3,425

  • 2017-04-24 Don Gordon [Donald Guadagno], American actor (Bullitt, Papillon), dies at 90
  • 2017-04-27 Vinod Khanna, Indian Bollywood actor (Mera Gaon Mera Desh), dies at 70
  • 2017-05-03 Lukas Ammann, Swiss actor (Graf Yoster, Day of Anger, Class Reunion, Palace Hotel), dies of complications from surgery at 104
  • 2017-05-09 Michael Parks, American actor (Then Came Bronson), dies at 77
  • 2017-05-14 Powers Boothe, American Actor (Sin City, Deadwood), dies at 68

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2017-05-23 Roger Moore, British actor (The Saint, James Bond), dies at 89

  • 2017-06-09 Adam West, American actor (Batman, Last Precinct), dies from leukemia at 88
  • 2017-06-16 Stephen Furst, American actor (Animal House, St. Elsewhere) dies from diabetes complications at 63
  • 2017-07-01 Heathcote Williams [John Henly Heathcote Williams], British poet, actor and political activist, dies at 75
  • 2017-07-08 Nelsan Ellis, American actor (True Blood), dies of complications from heart failure at 39
  • 2017-07-15 Martin Landau, American actor (Mission Impossible, Space 1999, Ed Wood), dies at 89
  • 2017-07-21 John Heard, American actor (Home Alone, Cat People, Big), dies at 71
  • 2017-07-27 Sam Shepard Ill, American actor/playwright (Frances, Crimes of the Heart), dies at 73
  • 2017-08-03 Robert Hardy, British actor (Harry Potter, All Creatures Great and Small), dies at 91
  • 2017-08-08 Glen Campbell, actor/singer (Time I Get to Phoenix), dies at 81
  • 2017-08-24 Jay Thomas [Jon Thomas Terrell], American actor and comedian (Cheers, Murphy Brown), dies of cancer at 69
  • 2017-09-13 Frank Vincent, American actor (The Sopranos), dies of a heart attack at 80
  • 2017-10-16 Sean Hughes, Irish stand-up comedian, writer and actor, dies at 51
  • 2017-11-09 John Hillerman, American actor (Magnum PI, Chinatown, Blazing Saddles), dies at 84
  • 2017-11-17 Earle Hyman, American actor (The Cosby Show, ThunderCats, Coriolanus), dies from natural causes at 91
  • 2017-11-30 Jim Nabors, American comedian, actor and singer (Gomer Pyle, Back Home Again in Indiana), dies from health complications at 87
  • 2017-12-04 Shashi Kapoor [Balbir Raj Kapoor], prominent Indian Bollywood actor (Deewar, The Deceivers, Shalimar, Heat & Dust), dies from a chest infection at 79
  • 2017-12-05 Johnny Hallyday [Jean-Philippe Smet], French singer and actor known as the "Elvis Presley of France," dies from lung cancer at 74
  • 2018-01-05 Jerry Van Dyke, American actor (My Mother the Car, Coach), dies at 86
  • 2018-01-08 Donnelly Rhodes, Canadian actor (Da Vinci's Inquest, Danger Bay), dies of cancer at 80