Actors in History (Part 37)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 3601 - 3,700 of 7,002

  • 1946-11-03 Tom Savini, American actor
  • 1946-11-23 Hans Hoekman, Dutch radio play actor
  • 1946-12-08 John Rubinstein, actor/composer (Family, Boys from Brazil), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1946-12-09 Shatrughan Sinha, Indian actor
  • 1946-12-19 Robert Urich, actor (SWAT, Spenser for Hire, Vega$), born in Toronto, Ohio
  • 1946-12-20 John Spencer, American actor (LA Law, West Wing), born in New York City (d. 2005)
  • 1946-12-21 Josh Mostel, American actor (Jesus Christ Superstar, Big Daddy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1946-12-23 Tony Craig, [Kulasa], actor (That Boy Next Door), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1947-01-05 Ted Lange, actor (Isaac-Love Boat, Mr T & Tina), born in Oakland, California
  • 1947-01-17 Todd Susman, actor (Goodnight Beantown), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1947-01-18 Takeshi Kitano, actor (The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi, Fireworks), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1947-01-19 Alessandro Haber, actor (China is Near)
  • 1947-01-26 Patrick Dewaere, [PJMH Bordeaux], French actor (Les Valseuses)
  • 1947-02-03 Stephen McHattie [Smith], Canadian actor (300, Watchmen, The Fountain), born in Antigonish, Nova Scotia
  • 1947-02-05 David Ladd, actor (Raymie, Catlow, Misty, Deathline), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-02-15 Rusty Hamer, Tenafly NJ, actor (Rusty-Make Room for Daddy)
  • 1947-02-17 Dallas Adams, British actor/painter/writer (Terror From Within)
  • 1947-02-20 Peter Strauss, American actor
  • 1947-02-24 Edward James Olmos, Cal, actor (Miami Vice, Stand & Deliver, Triumph)
  • 1947-03-01 Alan Thicke, Canadian actor, singer-songwriter (Thicke of the Night, Growing Pains), born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario (d. 2016)
  • 1947-03-04 Gunnar Hansen, Icelandic-born American actor (Leatherface in The Texas Chain Saw Massacre), born in Reykjavík (d. 2015)
  • 1947-03-05 Eddie Hodges, Miss, actor/singer (High Hopes, Adv of Huckleberry Finn)
  • 1947-03-06 Rob Reiner, American actor and director (All in the Family, Stand By Me), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1947-03-07 Lewis J Stadlen, American actor (John-Benson, Savages, Windy City), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1947-03-07 Richard Lawson, actor (Eddie-O'Neills)
  • 1947-03-15 Juraj Kukura, Slovak actor
  • 1947-03-18 Patrick Chesnais, French actor
  • 1947-03-18 Patrick Barlow, English actor, comedian and playwright
  • 1947-03-23 Terry Alexander, African-American actor (Day of the Dead, One Life to Live), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1947-03-27 Tom Sullivan, blind actor (If You Could See What I Hear), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1947-04-06 John Ratzenberger, American actor (Cliff Clavin in Cheers), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • 1947-04-11 Peter Riegert, American actor (Animal House, Crossing Delancey), born in NYC, New York
  • 1947-04-11 Meshach Taylor, American actor, born in Altadena, CA, (d. 2014)
  • 1947-04-12 Dan Lauria, American actor (Jack Arnold-Wonder Years), born in Brooklyn, New York

Person of interestJames Woods

1947-04-18 James Woods, American actor (Salvador, Against All Odds), born in Vernal, Utah

  • 1947-04-20 David Leland, English actor and director (Nothing But Trouble), born in Cambridge, England
  • 1947-04-25 Jeffrey DeMunn, American actor (Blaze, Frances, Windy City), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1947-04-26 Warren Clarke, English actor (Clockwork Orange), born in Oldham, Lancashire, (d. 2014)
  • 1947-04-30 Leslie Grantham, English actor
  • 1947-05-06 Ben Masters, American actor (Vic-Another World, Making Mr Right), born in Corvalis, Oregon
  • 1947-05-06 Alan Dale, New Zealand born actor (Neighbours), born in Dunedin, New Zealand
  • 1947-05-09 Anthony Higgins, British actor (A Walk with Love and Death , Something for Everyone), born in East Northamptonshire, England
  • 1947-05-12 Micheline Lanctôt, American film actor, director and screenwriter
  • 1947-05-16 Bill Smitrovich, actor (Crime Story, Miami Vice)
  • 1947-05-21 Jonathan Hyde, Australian-born actor
  • 1947-05-29 Anthony Geary, actor (Luke/Bill-General Hospital), born in Coalville Utah
  • 1947-06-01 Jonathan Pryce, Holywell Flintshire, Welsh actor (Brazil, Pirates of the Caribbean)
  • 1947-06-06 Robert Englund, American actor (Freddy vs. Jason, A Nightmare on Elm Street), born in Glendale, California
  • 1947-06-15 Lee Purcell, Cherry Point NC, actor (Big Wednesday, Mr Majestyk)
  • 1947-06-17 Christopher Allport, American actor (d. 2008)
  • 1947-06-18 Bernard Giraudeau, La Rochelle France, actor (L'Annee des Meduses)
  • 1947-06-21 Lex van Delden, Dutch actor (Soldier of Orange)
  • 1947-06-21 Michael Gross, American actor (Family Ties, FBI murders), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1947-06-22 David L Lander, American actor (Squiggy-Laverne & Shirley), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1947-06-23 Bryan Brown, actor (F/X, Gorillas in the Mist, Kim, Tai-Pan), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1947-06-24 Walter Willison, Monterrey Park California, actor (McDuff the Talking Dog)
  • 1947-06-24 Peter Weller, Stevens Point WI, actor (Robocop, Of Unknown Origin)
  • 1947-06-29 Michael Carter, Scottish actor, born in Dumfries, Scotland

Person of interestLarry David

1947-07-02 Larry David, American actor, comedian and screen-writer (Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm), born in Brooklyn, New York

Comedian/Writer Larry David
Comedian/Writer
Larry David
  • 1947-07-06 Richard Beckinsale, Nottingham England, actor (Porridge, Doing Time)
  • 1947-07-14 Nick Benedict, actor (Pistol-Birth of a Legend), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-07-18 Kurt Mann, Roslyn NY, actor (Bad Penny)
  • 1947-07-21 Wendell Burton, actor (Lucas-New Dick Van Dyke Show), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1947-07-23 David Essex [Cook], English rock vocalist and actor (That'll be the Day), born in London, England
  • 1947-07-24 Robert Hays, actor (Airplane!, Starman, Scandalous), born in Bethesda, Maryland

Person of interestArnold Schwarzenegger

1947-07-30 Arnold Schwarzenegger, Austrian-American body builder, actor (Terminator) and politician (38th Governor of California), born in Thal, Austria

Actor, Body Builder & Politician Arnold Schwarzenegger
Actor, Body Builder & Politician
Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • 1947-07-30 William Atherton, American actor (Real Genius, Ghostbusters, Class of 44), born in Orange, Connecticut
  • 1947-07-31 Richard Griffiths, British actor (Withnail & I, Harry Potter), born in Thornaby-on-Tees
  • 1947-08-01 Rick Anderson, American actor and rock bassist (Tubes), born in St. Paul, Minnesota
  • 1947-08-08 Larry Wilcox, actor (Lassie, Officer Jon Baker-CHiPs), born in San Diego, California
  • 1947-08-13 John Stocker, Canadian actor
  • 1947-08-14 Peter Christian, English actor
  • 1947-08-19 Gerald McRaney, American actor (Simon & Simon, Major Dad), born in Collins, Mississippi
  • 1947-08-19 Dave Dutton, English actor (Coronation Street), born in Atherton, England
  • 1947-08-23 David Robb, British actor (I, Claudius), born in London
  • 1947-08-26 Emiliano Díez, Cuban actor
  • 1947-08-27 Harry Reems, American actor, (d. 2013)

Person of interestSam Neill

1947-09-14 Sam Neill, New Zealand actor (Jurassic Park, Dead Calm, The Piano), born in Omagh, Northern Ireland

Actor Sam Neill
Actor
Sam Neill
  • 1947-09-24 Erik Hivju, Norwegian actor
  • 1947-09-26 Graham Faulkner, actor (Brother Sun Sister Moon), born in London, England
  • 1947-09-27 Denis Lawson, actor (Return of Jedi, Born Kicking, Chain)
  • 1947-09-29 Martin Ferrero, American actor
  • 1947-10-01 Stephen Collins, actor (Star Trek I, Tattingers), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1947-10-10 Alan Rachins, actor (Douglas-LA Law), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1947-10-17 Michael McKean, American actor (Laverne & Shirley, Saturday Night Live, Spinal Tap), born in NYC, New York
  • 1947-10-18 Joe Morton, American actor (Hal-Grady, Abel Marsh-Another World), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestKevin Kline

1947-10-24 Kevin Kline, actor (Sophie's Choice, Big Chill), born in St. Louis, Missouri

  • 1947-10-28 Tom Fitzsimmons, actor (Franklin-Paper Chase), born in San Francisco, California

Person of interestRichard Dreyfuss

1947-10-29 Richard Dreyfuss, American actor (Jaws, Nuts, Mr Holland's Opus), born in Brooklyn, New York

  • 1947-11-09 Robert David Hall, American actor (Dr. Albert Robbins M.D, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation), born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • 1947-11-13 Joe Mantegna, American actor (House of Games, Weeds), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1947-11-18 Jameson Parker, actor (American Justice, Simon & Simon), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1947-11-19 Julian Graham Theodore Hough, actor (Deathwatch, Jabberwocky)
  • 1947-11-24 Dwight Schultz, actor (A-Team), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1947-11-25 John Larroquette, actor (Dan Fielding-Night Court), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1947-11-25 Tracey Walter, American actor
  • 1947-12-07 Peter de Jong, Dutch actor (Maxi-Mini & Maxi)
  • 1947-12-07 Vincent Baggetta, actor (Lou-Chicago Story), born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • 1947-12-08 Belinda Balaski, actor (Cannonball, Proud Men, Howling), born in Inglewood, California
  • 1947-12-11 Tom Fuccello, actor (Dave-Dallas), born in Newark, New Jersey

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 3601 - 3,656 of 3,656

  • 2017-06-25 George "Skip" Homeier, American actor (Boys Ranch, Beachhead, Dan Raven, Interns), dies of spinal myelopathy at 86
  • 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
  • 2017-08-03 Ty Hardin [Orison Hungerford Jr.], American actor (Riptide, Bronco), dies at 87

Person of interestGlen Campbell

2017-08-08 Glen Campbell, American actor and singer (Time I Get to Phoenix), dies at 81

Actor and Country Singer Glen Campbell
Actor and Country Singer
Glen Campbell
  • 2017-08-24 Jay Thomas [Jon Thomas Terrell], American actor and comedian (Cheers, Murphy Brown), dies of cancer at 69
  • 2017-08-31 Richard Anderson, American actor (Oscar Goldman- The 6 Million Dollar Man, The Bionic Woman television series), dies at 91
  • 2017-09-13 Frank Vincent, American actor (The Sopranos), dies of a heart attack at 80
  • 2017-09-15 Harry Dean Stanton,American actor, musician, and singer (Lucky, Alien, Cool Hand Luke, The Godfather Part II), dies at 91
  • 2017-09-19 Bernie Casey, American actor (Boxcar Bertha, Rent-a-Cop), dies at 78
  • 2017-09-25 Anthony "Tony" Booth, British actor and father of Cherie Blair (Till Death Us Do Part), dies at 85
  • 2017-10-09 Jean Rochefort, French actor (Man on the Train, The Artist and the Model), dies at 87
  • 2017-10-15 Harry Landers [Sorokin], American actor (Star Trek, Ben Casey, Drive a Crooked Road), dies at 96
  • 2017-10-16 Sean Hughes, Irish stand-up comedian, writer and actor, dies at 51
  • 2017-10-16 Roy Dotrice, British actor (A Moon for the Misbegotten, Amadeus) and narrator (A Song of Ice and Fire), dies at 94
  • 2017-10-24 Robert Guillaume [Williams], American actor (Rafiki- The Lion King, Sports Night, Benson, Soap), dies at 89
  • 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
  • 2017-11-21 David Cassidy, American singer and actor (Keith-Partridge Family), dies at 67
  • 2017-11-25 Rance Howard, American actor (Splash, Apollo 13, A Beautiful Mind), dies at 89
  • 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
  • 2018-01-14 Hugh Wilson, American director, writer and actor (Blast from the Past, Frank's Place), dies at 74
  • 2018-01-16 Bradford Dillman, American actor (Compulsion, Piranha, Sudden Impact, Enforcer), dies of complications of pneumonia at 87
  • 2018-01-17 Simon Shelton Barnes, British actor (Teletubbies-Tinky Winky), dies of hypothermia at 52
  • 2018-01-20 Howard Lew Lewis, English comedian and actor (Maid Marian and Her Merry Men and Brush Strokes), dies at 76
  • 2018-01-30 Mark Salling, American actor and musician (Glee), commits suicide at 35
  • 2018-02-04 John Mahoney, British-born American actor (Fraiser, Frantic, 8 Men Out), dies of throat cancer at 77
  • 2018-02-04 Kenneth Haigh, British actor (Look Back in Anger, Search for the Nile), dies at 86
  • 2018-02-07 Mickey Jones, American musician and actor (Home Improvement, Justified), dies at 76
  • 2018-02-09 Reginald "Reg" E Cathey, American actor (The Wire, Oz, House of Cards), dies of lung cancer at 59
  • 2018-02-09 John Gavin [Juan Vincent Apablasa Jr], American actor (Imitation of Life, Psycho), and US Ambassador to Mexico (1981–86), dies of complications from pneumonia at 86
  • 2018-02-11 Vic Damone [Vito Farinola], American singer (On the Street Where You Live), entertainer, actor and TV presenter (Vic Damone Show), dies at 89
  • 2018-03-03 David Ogden Stiers, American actor (Winchester-M*A*S*H, Doc), dies of bladder cancer at 75
  • 2018-03-05 André S. Labarthe, French actor, film producer and director (Vivre sa vie, Cinéastes de notre temps), dies at 86
  • 2018-03-12 Nole "Nokie" Edwards, American surf-rock guitarist (The Ventures) and actor (Deadwood), dies of complications following a surgery at 82
  • 2018-03-12 Oleg Tabakov, Soviet-Russian actor and artistic director (Moscow Art Theatre), dies at 82
  • 2018-03-23 DuShon Monique Brown, American actor (Prison Break, Connie-Chicago Fire), dies at 49
  • 2018-03-30 Bill Maynard [Walter Williams], English actor (Greengrass-Heartbeat) and comedian, dies at 89
  • 2018-04-15 R. Lee Ermey, American actor (Full Metal Jacket- Gunnery Sergeant Hartman), dies at 74
  • 2018-04-16 Harry Anderson, American actor (Judge Harry Stone-Night Court), dies at 65
  • 2018-04-29 Robert Mandan, American actor best known for his role as Chester Tate in US sitcom "Soap", dies at 86
  • 2018-05-01 Javier Aller, Spanish actor (The Biggest Robbery Never Told), dies at 46 of complications from diabetes
  • 2018-05-01 Sun Yueh, Chinese-born Taiwanese actor (Papa, Can You Hear Me Sing), dies of sepsis at 87
  • 2018-05-02 Wolfgang Völz, German actor, dies at 87
  • 2018-05-24 Jerry Maren [Gerard Marenghi], American actor (The Wizard of Oz, Mayor McCheese), dies at 98
  • 2018-05-27 Russell Nype, American singer and actor (The Stuff, Call Me Madam, Dorothy), dies at 98
  • 2018-07-08 Tab Hunter [Arthur Andrew Kelm], American actor (Tab Hunter Show, Lust in the Dust) and singer (Young Love), dies of complications of deep vein thrombosis at 86

Person of interestBurt Reynolds

2018-09-06 Burt Reynolds, American actor (Deliverance, Evening Shade, Strip Tease, Cannonball), dies of cardiac arrest at 82