Actresses in History (Part 10)

Events in Film & TV

Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 901 - 1,000 of 5,161

  • 1920-12-29 Viveca Lindfors, Uppsala Sweden, actress (Way We Were, Welcome to LA)
  • 1921-01-31 Carol Channing, American actress (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Hello Dolly), singer and comedian, born in Seattle, Washington

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1921-02-16 Vera-Ellen [Westmeier Rohe], American actress/dancer (Wonder Man), born in Norwood, Ohio

Actress Vera-Ellen
  • 1921-02-22 Giulietta Masina, Italian actress, (La Strada, Swindle, White Sheik) wife of Federico Fellini
  • 1921-02-26 Betty Hutton, Battle Creek Mich, actress (Greatest Show on Earth)
  • 1921-03-03 Diana Barrymore, American actress (Nightmare, Lady Courageous, Fired Wife), born in NYC, New York
  • 1921-03-04 Joan Greenwood, actress/director (Amorous Mr Prawn), born in London, England
  • 1921-03-25 Nancy Kelly, actress (Double Exposure, Jesse James), born in Lowell, Massachusetts

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1921-03-25 Simone Signoret, French actress (Casque d'Or, Room at the Top), born in Wiesbaden, Germany (d. 1985)

  • 1921-04-08 Virginia O'Brien, actress and singer (Gus, Ziegfeld Follies), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1921-04-20 Janine Sutto, French Canadian actress
  • 1921-04-23 Janet Blair, Altoona Pa, actress (Leave it to the Girls, Smith Family)
  • 1921-05-04 Patsy Garrett, actress (Nanny & the Professor), born in Atlantic City, New Jersey
  • 1921-05-07 Gale Robbins, Chic, actress (Fuller Brush Girl, Mr Hex)
  • 1921-05-10 Nancy Walker, American actress (Rhoda, McMillan & Wife), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1921-05-31 Alida Valli, Pola Italy, actress (Miracle of the Bells, 3rd Man)
  • 1921-06-08 Alexis Smith, Penticton BC Canada, actress (Jessica-Dallas, Follies)
  • 1921-06-08 Sheila Ryan, American actress (Big Fix, Mule Train, Ringside, Caged Fury), born in Topeka, Kansas (d. 1975)
  • 1921-06-21 Jane Russell, Bemidji MN, full-figured actress (Outlaw)
  • 1921-06-21 Jean Kent, actress (Adv of Sir Francis Drake), born in London, England (d. 2013)
  • 1921-06-21 Joan Tetzel, American actress (Hell Below Zero, Joy in the Morning), born in NYC, New York

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1921-06-21 Judy Holliday, American comedienne/actress (Born Yesterday, Adam's Rib), born in NYC, New York (d. 1965)

Actress Judy Holliday
Judy Holliday
  • 1921-06-27 Muriel Pavlow, British actress
  • 1921-07-02 Maria Britneva, Russian actress (A Room with a View, Maurice), born in Petrograd, Russia (d. 1994)
  • 1921-07-03 Susan Peters, actress (Random Harvest, Young Ideas), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1921-07-11 Ilse Werner, Dutch-born actress
  • 1921-07-13 Git Gay, Swedish actress and singer (d. 2007)
  • 1921-07-17 Acquanetta, [Mildred Davenport], Wyo, actress (Tarzan & Leopard Woman)
  • 1921-08-03 Marilyn Maxwell, actress (East of Sumatra)
  • 1921-08-06 Ella Raines, Sinoqualmie Falls Wash, actress (Janice Dean RN)
  • 1921-08-08 Esther Williams, American swimmer and actress (Dangerous when Wet), born in Inglewood California (d. 2013)
  • 1921-08-12 Marjorie Reynolds, [Goodspeed], Buhl Id, actress (Peggy-Life of Riley)
  • 1921-08-17 Maureen O'Hara [FitzSimons], Irish actress and singer (Miracle on 34th St, The Quiet Man), Ranelagh, County Dublin (d. 2015)
  • 1921-08-28 Nancy Kulp, American actress (Miss Hathaway in Beverly Hillbillies), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • 1921-09-15 Norma MacMillan, Canadian voice actress (Casper the Ghost), born in Vancouver (d. 2001)
  • 1921-09-30 Deborah Kerr, actress (The King & I, Night of Iguana), born in Helensburg Scotland (d. 2007)
  • 1921-11-20 Phyllis Thaxter, American actress (Nora, Fort Worth), born in Portland, Maine (d. 2012)
  • 1921-11-21 Vivian Blaine, actress (Guys & Dolls, Skirts Ahoy), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1921-12-04 Deanna Durbin [Edna Mae Durbin], Canadian actress and vocalist (Every Sunday, Three Smart Girls, 100 Men & a Girl), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada (d. 2013)
  • 1921-12-11 Maila Nurmi, Petsamo Finland, actress (Vampira)
  • 1921-12-29 Mala Powers, actress (Cyrano de Bergerac) [or 12/20/31], born in San Francisco, California
  • 1922-01-04 Rosalie Crutchley, English actress (d. 1997)
  • 1922-01-11 Kathleen Byron, actress (Abdication, Profile, 4 Days), born in London, England

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1922-01-17 Betty White, American actress (The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Golden Girls), born in Oak Park Illinois

Actress and Comedian Betty White
Actress and Comedian
Betty White
  • 1922-01-18 Constance Moore, Sioux City Iowa, actress (Window on Main Street)
  • 1922-02-07 Hattie Jacques, actress (Carry on films) (d. 1980), born in Kent, England
  • 1922-02-08 Audrey Meadows, American actress (The Honeymooners, The Jackie Gleason Show)
  • 1922-02-10 Neva Patterson, Iowa, actress (Governor & JJ, Doc Elliot, Nichols)
  • 1922-02-26 Margaret Leighton, actress (Astonished Heart), born in Birmingham, England
  • 1922-03-04 Martha O'Driscoll, American film actress (d. 1998)
  • 1922-03-04 Dina Pathak (Deena Pathak), Veteran Gujarati theatre and film actress (d. 2002)
  • 1922-03-08 Cyd Charisse [Tula Finklea], American dancer and actress (Singin' in the Rain), born in Amarillo, Texas (d. 2008)
  • 1922-03-10 Pamela Mason, actress (Navy vs Night Monsters), born in London, England
  • 1922-03-11 Vinnette Carroll, American actress (Alice's Restaurant, Reivers), born in NYC, New York
  • 1922-03-12 Helen Parrish, actress (Hour Glass, Show Business), born in Columbus, Georgia

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1922-04-03 Doris Day, "girl next door" actress (Pillow Talk), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

Singer and Actress Doris Day
Singer and Actress
Doris Day
  • 1922-04-18 Barbara Hale, American actress (Della Street in Perry Mason), born in DeKalb, Illinois (d. 2017)
  • 1922-04-18 Avril Angers, actress (Brass Monkey)
  • 1922-04-27 Daphne Anderson, actress (Beggar's Opera, Hobson's Choice), born in London, England
  • 1922-05-09 Sheila Burrell, actress (Black Orchid, Paranoiac, Laughter in Dark)
  • 1922-06-01 Joan Caulfield, actress (Liz-My Favorite Husband), born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • 1922-06-01 Joan Copeland, [Miller], American actress (Roseland, A Little Sex), born in NYC, New York

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1922-06-10 Judy Garland, [Frances Gumm], American actress/singer (The Wizard of Oz), born in Minnesota (d. 1969)

Actress Judy Garland
Judy Garland
  • 1922-06-26 Eleanor Parker, Ohio, actress (Caged, Detective Story, Hans Brinker), (d. 2013)
  • 1922-06-26 Frances Rafferty, Sioux City Iowa, actress (December Bride)
  • 1922-07-13 Lois Kibbee, American actress (Edge of Night), born in Rhinelander, Wisconsin (d. 1993)
  • 1922-07-27 Lillian Hayman, American actress (Leslie Uggams Show), born in Baltimore,Maryland (d. 1994)
  • 1922-08-22 Micheline Presle, actress (Nea, Donkey Skin), born in Paris, France
  • 1922-08-23 Jean Darling, American child actress (Our Gang), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2015)
  • 1922-09-01 Yvonne De Carlo, Canadian actress (10 Commandments, Lily-Munsters), born in Vancouver, British Columbia (d. 2007)
  • 1922-09-12 Ellen Demming, American actress (Guiding Light), born in Schenectady, New York (d. 2002)
  • 1922-09-16 Janis Paige, actress (Lanigan's Rabbi, Trapper John MD), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1922-09-17 Ursula Howells, actress (Girly, Murder is Announced), born in London, England
  • 1922-09-18 Grayson Hall, American actress (d. 1985)
  • 1922-09-24 Theresa Merritt, actress (Mama-That's My Mama), born in Newport News, Virginia
  • 1922-09-29 Lizabeth Scott, Scranton, Pa, American actress (Dark City, Desert Fury)
  • 1922-10-07 Martha Stewart, Bardwell Ky, singer/actress (Daisy Kenyon, Doll Face)
  • 1922-10-23 Coleen Gray, American actress (Apache Drums), born in Staplehurst, Nebraska (d. 2015)
  • 1922-10-30 Jane White, American actress and singer
  • 1922-10-31 Barbara Bel Geddes, actress (Vertigo, Miss Ellie-Dallas, Caught), born in NYC, New York (d. 2005)
  • 1922-11-09 Dorothy Dandridge, American actress (Porgy & Bess), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1965)
  • 1922-11-12 Kim Hunter, [Janet Cole], Det MI, actress (Planet of the Apes, Lilith)
  • 1922-11-13 Madeleine Sherwood, actress (Mother Superior - Flying Nun), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2016)
  • 1922-11-14 Veronica Lake, [Constance Ockleman], actress (I Married a Witch) (d. 1973)
  • 1922-11-21 Maria Casares, La Coruna Spain, French actress (Orpheus, Lectrice)
  • 1922-11-26 Adele Jergens, actress (Dark Past, Fuller Brush Man), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1922-12-20 Charita Bauer, actress (Guiding Light, Aldrich Family), born in Newark, New Jersey

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1922-12-24 Ava Gardner, American actress (On the Beach, Night of the Iguana), born in Smithfield, North Carolina (d. 1990)

Actress Ava Gardner
Ava Gardner
  • 1922-12-31 Joan McCracken, actress (Claudie Story of a Marriage), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1923-01-17 Carol Raye, Australian actress
  • 1923-01-19 Jean Stapleton, American actress (Damn Yankees, Klute, All in the Family) (d. 2013), born in NYC, New York
  • 1923-01-21 Lola Flores, singer, dancer and actress (Kuma Ching, Faraona), born in Cadiz, Spain
  • 1923-01-22 Diana Douglas, actress (The Cowboys), born in Devonshire Bermuda (d. 2015)
  • 1923-01-23 Florence Halop, Queens, actress (Florence-Night Court, St Elsewhere)
  • 1923-01-26 Anne Jeffreys, NC, actress (Dick Tracy, Topper, General Hospital)
  • 1923-01-31 Joanne Dru, Logan WV, actress (Guestwood Ho, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon)
  • 1923-02-02 Bonita Granville, American actress (Hitler's Children, Lone Ranger), born in NYC, New York
  • 1923-02-09 Kathryn Grayson, American vocalist and actress (Anchors Aweigh, Kiss Me Kate), born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina (d. 2010)
  • 1923-02-21 Lucille Bremer, Amsterdam, New York, American actress/dancer (Meet Me in St. Louis, Ziegfeld Follies)
  • 1923-03-01 Bonita Granville, actress/producer (Perry Mason)

Weddings in Film & TV

Divorces in Film & TV

Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 901 - 1,000 of 1,641

  • 1990-12-14 Hope Sansberry, actress (Rats are Coming), dies at 94
  • 1990-12-15 Betty Warren actress (Passport to Pimlico), dies
  • 1990-12-15 Jean Paige, actress (Capt Blood, Black Beauty), dies
  • 1990-12-17 Mieke Verstraete [Maria Augustina De Graef], Belgian-Dutch actress (Pleasantly Settled), dies at 79
  • 1990-12-18 Anne Revere, actress (National Velvet), dies of pneumonia at 87
  • 1990-12-22 Helene Stanley, actress (Carnival Story, Roar of the Crowd), dies
  • 1991-01-05 Marie Madeline Sullivan, actress (Elvira Mistress of Dark), dies at 80
  • 1991-01-18 Lillian Bond, actress (Air Mail, Pick-up, Blond Cheat), dies at 83
  • 1991-01-18 Nita Krebs, actress (The Wizard of Oz), dies of heart attack at 85
  • 1991-02-01 Carol Dempster, actress (Sally of Sawdust, America), dies at 89
  • 1991-02-03 Nancy Kulp, actress (Jane Hathaway-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 69
  • 1991-02-19 Peggy Mondo, actress (Who's Minding the Store), dies at 50
  • 1991-02-24 Jean Rogers, actress (Flash Gordon, Hot Cargo), dies at 74
  • 1991-03-01 Katharine Blake, actress (To Have & To Hold), dies at 62
  • 1991-03-15 Eileen Sedgwick, silent film actress (Hot Heels), dies at 93
  • 1991-03-18 Vilma Banky, actress (Eagle, Son of Sheik, Rebel), dies at 93
  • 1991-03-22 Gloria Holden, actress (Dracula's Daughter, Test Pilot), dies at 73
  • 1991-03-23 Mona Maris, actress (Camila, Berlin Correspondent), dies at 88
  • 1991-03-27 Leueen McGrath, actress (Edward My Son, Saint's Vacation), dies at 77
  • 1991-04-10 Natalie Schafer, American actress (Gilligan's Island, Anastasia), dies from cancer at 90
  • 1991-04-26 Emily McLaughlin, US actress (Jessie-General Hospital), dies at 61
  • 1991-05-03 Margaret Tallichet, American actress (Stranger on the 3rd Floor), dies at 77
  • 1991-05-15 Reno Browne, American Western actress, dies at 70
  • 1991-05-16 Prudence Nesbitt, British actress/TV producer, dies
  • 1991-05-18 Edwina Booth, actress (Trader Horn), dies of heart failure at 86
  • 1991-05-19 Rini Otte, Dutch actress (Ergens in Nederland), dies at 74
  • 1991-05-24 Miriam di San Servolo, Italian actress (b. 1912)
  • 1991-06-03 Eva Le Gallienne, English-American actress and director (Resurrection), dies at 92
  • 1991-06-08 Bertice Reading, Dutch actress (Moon in the Gutter), dies
  • 1991-06-14 Peggy Ashcroft, British actress (A passage to India), dies at 83
  • 1991-06-18 Joan Caulfield, actress (My Favorite Husband), dies of cancer at 69
  • 1991-06-19 Jean Arthur, American actress (Shane, Mr Smith Goes to Washington), dies at 90
  • 1991-07-02 Lee Remick, actress (Days of Wine & Roses), dies of cancer at 55
  • 1991-07-08 Lotte Palfi Andor, actress (Lovesick, All the Jazz), dies
  • 1991-07-25 Toni Gerry, actress (Bullet for Joey, Lust for Life), dies at 61
  • 1991-07-27 Carol Gillies, actress (Back Home, Baby Boom), dies at 50
  • 1991-08-02 Helen Page Camp, American actress, dies at 60
  • 1991-08-12 Irene Campbell, British actress/dancer (Wicker Man, St Justice), dies
  • 1991-08-20 Betty Bowden, British dancer/actress (Vote for Nigel), dies at 86
  • 1991-08-22 Colleen Dewhurst, actress (Murphy Brown), dies of cancer at 67
  • 1991-08-28 Eleanor Berry, actress (Death Valley Days), dies
  • 1991-09-14 Julie Bovasso, US actress (Saturday Night Fever), dies at 61 of cancer
  • 1991-09-16 Carol White, actress (Prehistoric Women, Dulcima), dies at 47
  • 1991-09-23 Ernestine McClendon, director/actress (Homer & Eddie), dies
  • 1991-09-24 Mary Lawrence, actress (Best Man), dies of respiratory failure at 73
  • 1991-09-25 Viviane Romance [ Pauline Ronacher Ortmanns], French actress (Panic, Queen's Necklace), dies at 79
  • 1991-10-12 Aline MacMahon, US actress (Backdoor to Heaven), dies at 92
  • 1991-10-12 Sheila Florance, Australian actress (Cactus), dies of cancer at 75
  • 1991-10-16 Tonny Huurdeman, singer/actress (Frills), dies
  • 1991-10-29 Maria Monica, silent film actress, dies

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1991-11-06 Gene Tierney, American actress (Laura, Whirlpool), dies of emphysema at 70

Actress Gene Tierney
Gene Tierney
  • 1991-11-08 Frances Faye, singer/actress (Pretty Baby), dies after strokes
  • 1991-11-12 Diane Brewster, actress (Courage of Black Beauty), dies at 60
  • 1991-11-20 Gina Petrushka, actress (Exorcist, Sybil), dies
  • 1991-12-06 Ann Sorg Coston, actress (Anna-Aldrich Family), dies at 62
  • 1991-12-18 June Storey, Canadian-born American actress (South of the Border), dies of cancer at 73
  • 1991-12-20 Helene Heigh, actress (Undercover Woman, Teen Age Thunder), dies at 86
  • 1991-12-25 Orane Demazis, French actress (Marius, Fanny et Caesar), dies at 87
  • 1991-12-28 Cassandra Harris, actress (For Your Eyes Only), dies of cancer at 39
  • 1992-01-01 Ginette Leclerc, actress (Baker's Wife), dies at 79
  • 1992-01-02 Virginia Field, actress (Dream Girl), dies of cancer at 74
  • 1992-01-03 Judith Anderson, actress (Star Trek 3), dies of pneumonia at 93
  • 1992-01-06 Elaine McKenna, Australian actress (Peg Martin-Cell Block H), dies
  • 1992-01-10 Barbara Couper, British actress (Last Days of Dolwyn), dies at 89
  • 1992-01-13 Yvonne Bryceland, actress (Road to Mecca), dies of cancer at 66
  • 1992-01-16 Roselle Novelle, silent film actress, dies at 95
  • 1992-01-17 Dorothy Alison, actress (Maggie, 3rd Key, Long Arm), dies
  • 1992-01-27 Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, British actress (Eliza Dolittle), dies at 101
  • 1992-02-05 Laura Liddell, actress (Shakespeare Wallah), dies at 83
  • 1992-02-12 Dorothy Tree, actress (Abe Lincoln in Illinois, Nazi Agent), dies
  • 1992-02-14 Angelique Pettyjohn, actress (Biohazard), dies of cancer at 48
  • 1992-02-20 Joan Dixon, actress (Hot Lead, Bunco Squad, Gunplay), dies at 66
  • 1992-02-21 Eva A Jessye, US singer/actress (Eva Jessye Choir), dies at 97
  • 1992-02-23 Jacquelyn Hyde, actress (Dark, House of Terror), dies at 61
  • 1992-02-28 Angelique Pettyjohn, actress (Body Talk, Star Trek), dies at 49
  • 1992-03-03 Sandy Dennis, actress (Up the Down Staircase), dies of cancer at 54
  • 1992-03-06 Elvia Allman, actress (Night at Earl Carroll's), dies of pneumonia
  • 1992-03-12 Barbara Morrison, actress (Proj Moonbase), dies of heart failure at 84
  • 1992-03-15 Vanessa Lee, actress (Split), dies at 71
  • 1992-03-20 Avonne Taylor, actress (My Best Girl, Honor Among Lovers), dies at 93
  • 1992-03-25 Nancy Walker, American actress (Ida Morgenstern-Rhoda), dies of cancer at 69
  • 1992-03-27 Anita Colby, American model, author and actress (Mary of Scotland, Cover Girl, Pepsi Cola Playhouse), dies of lung disease at 77
  • 1992-04-03 Margaret Barker, actress (Fathers & Son), dies of lung cancer at 83
  • 1992-04-06 Molly Picon, Yiddish actress (Milk & Honey), dies of Alzheimers at 94
  • 1992-04-09 Ruth Hammond, American Broadway actress, dies in her sleep at 96
  • 1992-04-11 Adele Dixon, singer/actress (Uneasy Virtue), dies of pneumonia at 83
  • 1992-04-19 Pat Thompson, actress (Strictly Ballroom), dies at 51
  • 1992-04-22 Youcca Troubatzkoy, actress (Flower of the Night), dies
  • 1992-04-26 Alberta Vaughn, actress (Wild Horse, Silver Devil), dies at 87
  • 1992-04-29 Mae Clarke, actress (Public Enemy, Frankenstein), dies at 84

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1992-05-06 Marlene Dietrich, German American actress and singer (The Blue Angel, Shanghai Express), dies in Paris at 90

Actress and Singer Marlene Dietrich
Actress and Singer
Marlene Dietrich
  • 1992-05-16 Marisa Mell, actress (Hostages), dies of cancer at 53
  • 1992-05-24 Joan Sanderson, English actress (Young Wives' Tale, Fawlty Towers), dies at 79
  • 1992-05-29 Pippa Steele, actress (Vampire Lovers), dies of cancer at 44
  • 1992-06-12 Gerda Nicolson, actress (Next of Kin, Clinic), dies
  • 1992-07-05 Georgia Brown, British singer/actress (Love at Stake), dies at 59
  • 1992-07-23 Arletty, French actress (Hotel, Longest Day), dies at 94
  • 1992-07-23 Maxine Audley, British actress (Vikings, Our Man in Havana), dies at 69
  • 1992-07-24 Arletty [Arlette-lĂ©onie Bathiat], French actress and model, dies at 94
  • 1992-07-25 Hope Miller, actress (Bwana Devil), dies of breast cancer at 63