Actors in History (Part 38)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 3701 - 3,800 of 7,107

  • 1947-06-17 Christopher Allport, American actor (To Live and Die in L.A.), born in Boston, Massachusetts (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), born in Amsterdam (d. 2010)
  • 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 screenwriter (Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm), born in Brooklyn, New York

Comedian and Writer Larry David
Comedian and Writer
Larry David
  • 1947-07-06 Richard Beckinsale, English actor (Porridge, Doing Time), born in Carlton, Nottinghamshire, England (d. 1979)
  • 1947-07-14 Nick Benedict, actor (Pistol-Birth of a Legend), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947-07-18 Kurt Mann, American actor (Bad Penny), born in Roslyn, New York
  • 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 and Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger
Actor, Body Builder and Governor of California
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 voice actor (The Dream Team), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1947-08-14 Peter Christian, English actor, born in Liverpool, England
  • 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, born in Norway
  • 1947-09-26 Graham Faulkner, English 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
  • 1947-10-03 Alan Rachins, American 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, American 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), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 1947-12-07 Vincent Baggetta, American actor (Lou-Chicago Story), born in Paterson, New Jersey (d. 2017)
  • 1947-12-08 Belinda Balaski, actor (Cannonball, Proud Men, Howling), born in Inglewood, California
  • 1947-12-11 Tom Fuccello, American actor (Dave-Dallas), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1947-12-16 Ben Cross, English actor (Chariots of Fire, Star Trek), born in London, England (d. 2020)
  • 1947-12-17 Wes Studi, Native American actor (Last of the Mohicans), born in Nofire Hollow, Oklahoma
  • 1947-12-29 Ted Danson, American actor (Cheers, 3 Men & A Baby, CSI), born in San Diego, California
  • 1947-12-29 Vincent Winter, Scottish child actor, born in Aberdeen, United Kingdom (d. 1998)
  • 1947-12-30 Michael Burns, American actor (Barnaby West-Wagon Train), born in Mineola, New York
  • 1947-12-31 Tim Matheson, American actor (Animal House, Fletch, Up the Creek), born in Glendale, California
  • 1948-01-12 Anthony Andrews, English actor (Under the Volcano), born in London, England
  • 1948-01-14 Carl Weathers, American actor (Apollo Creed-Rocky), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1948-01-15 Tommy Nolan, Canadian actor (Jody-Buckskin), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1948-01-22 Northern Calloway, American actor (d. 1990)
  • 1948-01-24 Michael Des Barres, British actor & rock singer, born in Hove, United Kingdom
  • 1948-01-29 Marc Singer, actor (V, Dallas), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1948-02-05 Christopher Guest, American actor (SNL, Heartbeeps, This is Spinal Tap), born in NYC, New York
  • 1948-02-05 Tom Wilkinson, English actor, born in West Yorkshire, England
  • 1948-02-17 José José 'The Prince of Song' [José Rómulo Sosa Ortiz], Mexican singer and actor, born in Mexico City, Mexico (d. 2019)
  • 1948-02-18 Tony Anselmo, American animator & cartoon voice actor, born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1948-02-22 John Ashton, American actor, born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1948-02-24 Dennis "Minder" Waterman, actor (Fair Exchange), born in London, England
  • 1948-02-25 Danny Denzongpa, Indian actor
  • 1948-03-13 Robert S. Woods, American actor (Bo-One Life to Live, Waltons), born in Maywood, California
  • 1948-03-14 Billy Crystal, Long Beach, New York, American actor, writer, producer (Soap, City Slickers)
  • 1948-03-28 Matthew Corbett, English retired actor (The Sooty Show), born in Guiseley, West Riding of Yorkshire
  • 1948-03-29 Bud Cort, actor and director (Electric Dreams, M*A*S*H), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • 1948-03-30 Justin Deas, actor (As The World Turns, Santa Barbara), born in Connellsville, Pennsylvania
  • 1948-04-04 Derek Thompson, Northern Irish actor (Charlie Fairhead - Casualty), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1948-04-20 Gregory Itzin, American film and TV actor (The Kentucky Cycle), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1948-04-23 Serge Thériault, French-Canadian comedian and actor (Ding et Dong), born in Quebec City, Canada
  • 1948-04-29 Reb Brown, actor (Cage, Yor, Capt America, Fast Break), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1948-04-30 Perry King, American actor (Andy Warhol's "Bad"), born in Alliance, Ohio
  • 1948-05-03 Chris Mulkey, American actor (Cloverfield), born in Viroqua, Wisconsin
  • 1948-05-06 Richard Cox, American actor (Mark-Executive Suite), born in NYC, New York
  • 1948-05-08 Maurizio Nichetti, actor (Icicle Thief, Volcano)
  • 1948-05-14 Walter Olkewicz, actor (Last Resort, Wizards & Warriors), born in Bayonne, New Jersey
  • 1948-05-18 Felix MH Troch, Flemish actor and director (Gekkenbriefje)
  • 1948-05-29 Nick Mancuso, Italian-Canadian actor
  • 1948-06-01 Powers Boothe, American Actor (Sin City, Deadwood), born in Snyder Texas (d. 2017)
  • 1948-06-02 Jerry Mathers, Sioux City Iowa, actor (Beaver-Leave It To Beaver)
  • 1948-06-11 Stephen Schnetzer, American actor (Cass Winthrop-Another World), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1948-06-25 Michael Lembeck, American actor (Max-One Day at a Time), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1948-06-29 Fred Grandy, American actor (The Love Boat) and politician (U.S. House of Representatives from Iowa), born in Sioux City, Iowa
  • 1948-07-02 Saul Rubinek, Canadian film actor
  • 1948-07-05 William Hootkins, American actor, born in Dallas, Texas (d. 2005)
  • 1948-07-07 Jean Leclerc, French-Canadian actor (Jeremy Hunter-All My Children), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1948-07-12 Jay Thomas [Jon Thomas Terrell], American actor and comedian (Cheers, Murphy Brown), born in Kermit, Texas (d. 2017)
  • 1948-07-16 Rubén Blades, Panamanian singer and actor, born in Panama City, Panama
  • 1948-07-21 Art Hindle, actor (Jeff-Dallas, Berrengers), born in Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 1948-07-30 Jean Reno, Moroccan-French actor (22 Bullets), born in Casablanca, Morocco
  • 1948-08-14 Joseph Marcell, British actor (The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air), born in Castries, Saint Lucia
  • 1948-08-17 Bo Rucker, American actor (Superman, Soup for One, Lock Up), born in Tampa, Florida

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 3701 - 3,779 of 3,779

  • 2018-03-30 Bill Maynard [Walter Williams], English actor (Greengrass-Heartbeat) and comedian, dies at 89
  • 2018-03-31 Frank Aendenboom, Flemish actor (Lion of Flanders), dies at 76
  • 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
  • 2018-04-21 Verne Troyer, American actor (Mini-Me in Austin Powers movies), dies at 49
  • 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
  • 2018-05-16 Joseph Campanella, American character actor (Guiding Light, Mannix), dies at 93
  • 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
  • 2018-08-21 Stefán Karl Stefánsson, Icelandic actor (Lazytown), dies of cancer at 43
  • 2018-09-04 Bill Daily, American actor and comedian (I Dream of Jeannie, The Bob Newhart Show), dies at 91

Person of interestBurt Reynolds

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

  • 2018-09-16 Frank Parker, American actor (Days of our Lives, Never Too Young), dies at 79
  • 2018-09-30 Geoffrey Hayes, British TV presenter and actor (Rainbow, Z-Cars), dies at 76
  • 2018-10-06 Scott Wilson, American actor (The Walking Dead, The Ninth Configuration), dies of cancer at 76
  • 2018-11-24 Ricky Jay [Richard Potash], American magician and actor (Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay), dies at 72
  • 2018-12-01 Kenneth "Ken" Berry, American actor (F Troop, Mayberry RFD, Mama's Family), dies at 85
  • 2018-12-03 Philip Bosco, American actor (Trading Places, Lend Me a Tenor), dies at 88
  • 2018-12-20 Donald Moffat, British actor (Logan's Run), dies at 87
  • 2019-01-17 Windsor Davies, British actor (It Ain't Half Hot Mum), dies at 88
  • 2019-02-07 Albert Finney, English actor (The Dresser, Under the Volcano), dies at 82
  • 2019-02-10 Jan-Michael Vincent, actor (Hooper, Tribes, Buster & Billie), dies of cardiac arrest at 74
  • 2019-02-21 Peter Tork [Thorkelson], American musician and actor (The Monkees), dies from complications of adenoid cystic carcinoma at 77
  • 2019-02-27 Nathaniel Taylor, American actor (Rollo-Sanford & Sons), dies at 80

Person of interestLuke Perry

2019-03-04 Luke Perry, American actor (Beverly Hills 90210, Riverdale), dies after a stroke at 52

Actor Luke Perry
Actor
Luke Perry
  • 2019-04-07 Seymour Cassel, American actor (Faces, Plain Clothes, Valentino), dies at 84
  • 2019-04-18 Mark Medoff, American playwright, director, actor and professor (Children of a Lesser God), dies at 79
  • 2019-04-24 Dick Rivers [Hervé Forneri], French rock and roll singer and actor, dies at 74
  • 2019-04-30 Peter Mayhew, British American actor (Chewbacca in Star Wars), dies at 74
  • 2019-07-06 Cameron Boyce, American actor (Mirrors, Jessie), dies from an epileptic seizure at 20
  • 2019-07-09 Rip Torn [Elmore Rual Torn Jr], American actor, voice artist and comedian (The Larry Sanders Show), dies at 88
  • 2019-07-19 Rutger Hauer, Dutch actor (Blade Runner, Ladyhawke, Osterman Weekend), dies at 75
  • 2019-08-16 Peter Fonda, American actor (Easy Rider, Ulee's Gold), dies at 79
  • 2019-08-30 Franco Columbu, Italian bodybuilder, powerlifter, actor and author (Mr. Olympia 1976, 81), dies at 78
  • 2019-09-28 José José 'The Prince of Song' [José Rómulo Sosa Ortiz], Mexican singer and actor, dies at 71

Person of interestRip Taylor

2019-10-06 Rip Taylor, American actor and comedian (Gong Show, $1.98 Beauty Show), dies at 88

Comedian and Actor Rip Taylor
Comedian and Actor
Rip Taylor
  • 2019-10-11 Robert Forster [Foster], American actor (Medium Cool, Jackie Brown), dies of cancer at 78
  • 2019-10-16 John Clarke, American actor (Mickey-Days of Our Life), dies at 88

Person of interestRobert Evans

2019-10-26 Robert Evans, American producer and actor (Love Story, The Godfather, Chinatown), dies at 89

Film Producer Robert Evans
Film Producer
Robert Evans
  • 2019-10-29 John Witherspoon, American actor (Friday), dies at 77
  • 2019-11-02 Walter Mercado, Puerto Rican astrologist and actor, dies at about 87
  • 2019-12-08 Rene Auberjonois, American actor and voice artist (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, God of War), dies of lung cancer at 79
  • 2019-12-12 Danny Aiello, American actor (Moonstruck, Do the Right Thing), dies at 86
  • 2020-01-08 Edd Byrnes, American actor (77 Sunset Strip, Jack the Ripper), dies at 87
  • 2020-01-17 Derek Fowlds, British actor (Yes Minister, The Basil Brush Show), dies at 82
  • 2020-01-28 Nicholas Parsons, British presenter, comedian and actor "the ultimate quiz show host", dies at 96

Person of interestKirk Douglas

2020-02-05 Kirk Douglas [Issur Danielovitch], American actor (Spartacus, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral), dies at 103

  • 2020-02-07 Orson Bean, American actor and comedian (To Tell the Truth), killed in a traffic accident at 91
  • 2020-02-08 Robert Conrad [Conrad R. Falk], American actor (Wild Wild West), dies at 84
  • 2020-03-02 James Lipton, American actor, writer and host of Inside the Actors Studio, dies at 93

Person of interestMax Von Sydow

2020-03-08 Max Von Sydow, Swedish actor (The Seventh Seal, Exorcist, Game of Thrones), dies at 90

  • 2020-03-25 Mark Blum, American actor (Desperately Seeking Susan, Blind Date, Presidio), dies of COVID-19 complications at 69
  • 2020-03-29 Ken Shimura, Japanese comedian and actor (Shimura Ken no Bakatono-sama), dies of COVID-19 at 70
  • 2020-04-02 Patricia Bosworth, American actor, journalist, writer, and biographer, dies of COVID-19 complications at 86
  • 2020-04-04 Forrest Compton, American actor (Gomer Pyle USMC, Edge of Night), dies at 94
  • 2020-04-06 James Drury, American actor (The Virginian), dies of natural causes at 85
  • 2020-04-15 Brian Dennehy, American actor (Cocoon, Death of a Salesman), dies at 81

Person of interestTom Lester

2020-04-20 Tom Lester, American actor (Green Acres - Eb), dies at 81 from complications related to Parkinson’s disease

Actor Tom Lester
Actor
Tom Lester
  • 2020-04-22 Terence Frisby, English actor and playwright (There's a Girl in My Soup), dies at 87
  • 2020-04-29 Irrfan Khan, Indian film producer & actor (Paan Singh Tomar, Slumdog Millionaire, Life of Pi), dies of cancer at 53
  • 2020-04-30 Rishi Kapoor, Indian Bollywood actor and director (Bobby, Do Dooni Chaar), dies at 67
  • 2020-05-15 Fred Willard, American comedian and actor (Best In Show, Everyone Loves Raymond), dies at 86
  • 2020-05-17 Shad Gaspard, American professional wrestler (WWE), bodyguard, and actor, drowns at 39
  • 2020-05-30 [Nicolas] Michael Angelis, English actor (Thomas & Friends, Boys from the Black Stuff), dies of a heart attack at 76
  • 2020-06-11 Mel Winkler, American actor (Devil in a Blue Dress), dies at 78
  • 2020-06-19 Ian Holm, English actor (The Lord of the Rings, Alien, King Lear), dies at 88

Person of interestCarl Reiner

2020-06-29 Carl Reiner, American comedian, actor, writer and director (2000 Year Old Man, Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 98

Actor, Comedian, Writer and Director Carl Reiner
Actor, Comedian, Writer and Director
Carl Reiner
  • 2020-07-03 Leonardo Villar, Brazilian actor (The Given Word), dies at 96
  • 2020-07-05 Nick Cordero, Canadian Broadway actor (Bullets Over Broadway), dies of COVID-19 complications at 41
  • 2020-07-18 Charles Papa, Kenyan comedian and actor (Papa Shirandula), dies at 58
  • 2020-07-25 John Saxon, American actor (Bees, Nightmare on Elm St, Electric Horseman), dies of pneumonia at 83
  • 2020-08-01 Wilford Brimley, American actor Our House, Cocoon), dies at 85
  • 2020-08-18 Ben Cross, English actor (Chariots of Fire, Star Trek), dies at 72

Person of interestChadwick Boseman

2020-08-28 Chadwick Boseman, American actor (Black Panther), dies of colon cancer at 42

  • 2020-09-06 Kevin Dobson, American actor (Kojak, Knots Landing, Shannon), dies at 77