Actresses in History (Part 14)

Events in Film & TV

Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1301 - 1,400 of 5,219

  • 1930-07-14 Polly Bergen, actress (Rhoda-Winds of War, Baby Talk), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1930-07-20 Sally Ann Howes, actress (Dead of Night), born in London, England
  • 1930-07-22 Marcia Henderson, Andover Mass, actress (Kathleen-Aldrich Family)
  • 1930-07-24 Jacqueline Brookes, actress (Jack & Mike, Another World), born in Montclair, New Jersey
  • 1930-07-26 Barbara Jefford, British actress (James Joyce's Ulysses), born in Plymstock, Devon, England
  • 1930-08-01 Julie Bovasso, actress (Willie & Phil, Just Me & You), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1930-08-06 Abbey Lincoln, actress/singer (Nothing But a Man), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1930-08-08 Nita Talbot, actress (Supertrain, Here We Go Again), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestVera Miles

1930-08-23 Vera Miles, American actress (Psycho), born in Boise City, Oklahoma

Actress Vera Miles
Vera Miles
  • 1930-08-25 Ariana CE Amsberg, Dutch publicist/actress (Aside, Sekstant)
  • 1930-08-25 Page Johnson, actress (Passages from Finnegan's Wake), born in Welch, West Virginia
  • 1930-09-11 Cathryn Damon, actress (Mary-Soap, She's Having a Baby), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1930-09-16 Anne Francis, actress (Honey West, Pancho Villa), born in Ossining, New York
  • 1930-09-21 Dawn Addams, American actress (A King in New York, Star Maidens) who married the Prince of Roccasecca, born in Felixstowe, England (d. 1985)
  • 1930-10-16 Carmen Sevilla, Spanish actress
  • 1930-10-30 Marilyn Alex, actress (Molly-Young & Restless), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1930-11-03 Lois Smith, actress (Reckless, Reuben, Reuben), born in Topeka, Kansas
  • 1930-11-04 Kate Reid, actress (Heaven Help US), born in London, England
  • 1930-11-10 Norma Crane, American actress (Tea & Sympathy, Fiddler on the Roof, They Call Me Mister Tibbs!), born in NYC, New York (d. 1973)
  • 1930-11-14 Monique Mercure, French Canadian actress
  • 1930-12-11 Chus Lampreave, Spanish actress
  • 1930-12-13 Genevieve Page, actress (Day & the Hour)
  • 1930-12-17 Julia Meade, actress/TV hostess (Spotlight Playhouse), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2016)
  • 1930-12-31 Odetta [Odetta Holmes], American folk singer (Sanctuary), actress and civil rights activist, born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 2008)
  • 1931-01-08 May Wynn, [Donna Lee Hickey], American actress (Caine Mutiny, Noah's Ark), born in NYC, New York
  • 1931-01-14 Caterina Valente, Italian singer, dancer, and actress (Bon soir, Kathrin!, The Entertainers), born in Paris, France
  • 1931-01-26 Mary Murphy, actress (A Man Alone, Maggie-Investigators), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1931-02-06 Mamie Van Doren, American actress (Teacher's Pet, The Navy vs. the Night Monsters), born in Rowena, South Dakota
  • 1931-02-08 Shadia [Fatmah Ahmed Kamal Shaker], Egyptian actress and singer Midaq Alley, The Thief and the Dogs), born in Sharqia Governorate, Egypt, birth date disputed (d. 2017)
  • 1931-02-15 [Patricia] Claire Bloom, actress (Charly, Look Back in Anger), born in London, England
  • 1931-03-06 Carmen Delavallade, US dancer/singer/actress (Aida)
  • 1931-03-17 Eunice Gayson, British actress and 1st Bond Girl (Sylvia Trench- "Dr. No" and "From Russia With Love"), born in London, England (d. 2018)
  • 1931-04-01 Ita Ever, Estonian actress
  • 1931-05-16 Denise Filiatrault, French Canadian actress and director
  • 1931-05-23 Barbara Barrie, actress (Breaking Away, Barney Miller), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1931-05-28 Carroll Baker, Penn, actress (Andy Warhol's Bad, Babydoll, Harlow)
  • 1931-06-03 Francoise Arnoul, actress/composer (French Cancan, Jacko & Lise)
  • 1931-06-07 Virginia McKenna, British actress (Born Free, Chosen, Lions are Free, Simba), born in Marylebone, London
  • 1931-06-11 Luciana Paluzzi, Italian-American actress (Five Fingers, Thunderball), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1931-06-14 Marla Gibbs, actress (Florence-Jeffersons, Mary-227), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1931-06-20 Olympia Dukakis, actress (Moonstruck, Cemetery Club), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • 1931-06-30 June Thorburn, Kashmir India, actress (Touch & Go, Children Galore)
  • 1931-07-30 Joan Vohs, actress (Fort Ti, Vice Squad, Sabrina), born in St Albans, New York
  • 1931-08-15 Janice Rule, American actress (Alvarez Kelly, Doctor's Wife), born in Norwood, Ohio (d. 2003)
  • 1931-08-21 Nancy Hadley, actress (Love That Jill, Joey Bishop Show), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestBarbara Eden

1931-08-23 Barbara Eden, American actress (Dream of Jeannie), born in Tucson, Arizona

Actress Barbara Eden
Barbara Eden
  • 1931-09-04 Mitzi Gaynor, American actress/singer/dancer (Anything Goes, South Pacific), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1931-09-13 Barbara Bain, Chic, actress (Cinnamon-Mission Impossible, Space 1999)

Person of interestAnita Ekberg

1931-09-29 Anita Ekberg, Swedish actress (La Dolce Vita) and Miss Sweden 1950, born in Malmö, Sweden (d. 2014)

Actress Anita Ekberg
Anita Ekberg
  • 1931-09-30 Angie Dickinson, [Angeline Brown], Kulm ND, actress (Police Woman)
  • 1931-10-16 Rosa Rosal, Filipino actress and humanitarian
  • 1931-10-23 Diana Dors, [Fluck], Swindon England, actress (Berserk!, Steaming)
  • 1931-10-25 Annie Giradot, actress (Gypsy, Jacko & Lise), born in Paris, France
  • 1931-11-03 Monica Vitti, [Ceciarelli], actress (Tigers in Lipstick), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1931-11-03 Joan Kenmore, American actress (The Wizard of Oz), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1931-11-04 Darla Hood, American child actress (Little Rascals, The Bat), born in Leedey, Oklahoma (d. 1979)
  • 1931-11-13 Andrée Lachapelle, French-Canadian actress (The Last Escape)
  • 1931-11-28 Hope Lange, actress (Ghost & Mrs Muir), born in Redding, Connecticut
  • 1931-12-03 Jaye P Morgan, Mancos Colo, singer/actress (Gong Show, Night Patrol)

Person of interestRita Moreno

1931-12-11 Rita Moreno [Rosita Dolores Alverío], Puerto Rican singer, dancer and actress (West Side Story), born in Humacao, Puerto Rico

Singer/Dancer/Actress Rita Moreno
Rita Moreno
  • 1931-12-20 Mary Ellen "Mala" Powers, American actress (Cyrano de Bergerac, The Wild Wild West), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2007)
  • 1931-12-24 Jill Bennett, Malaysian actress (Lady Jane, Concrete Jungle), born in Penang
  • 1932-01-03 Mara Corday, actress (Foxfire, Black Scorpion), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1932-01-09 Jane Ross [Breslaw], American actress (Star Trek, Rocket Attack U.S.A., Wild Is My Love), born in NYC, New York (d. 1985)
  • 1932-01-10 Elaine Devry, American actress
  • 1932-01-14 Harriet Andersson, actress (Cries & Whispers), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1932-01-22 Piper Laurie, [Rosetta Jacobs], actress (Twin Peaks), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1932-02-03 Peggy Ann Garner, actress (Little Women, Daisy Kenyon), born in Canton, Ohio
  • 1932-02-13 Susan Oliver, American actress (Ann-Peyton Place, Star Trek-Cage), born in NYC, New York (d. 1990)
  • 1932-02-16 Gretchen Wyler, American actress (Silk Stockings), born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma
  • 1932-02-23 Majel Barrett, actress (Christine Chapel-Star Trek), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2008)

Person of interestElizabeth Taylor

1932-02-27 Elizabeth Taylor, English-American actress (Father of the Bride, Butterfield 8, Cleopatra), born in London, England (d. 2011)

  • 1932-03-06 Jean Boht, English actress (Bread, Distant Voices, Still Lives), born in Bebington, England
  • 1932-03-11 Valerie French, actress (Jubal), born in London, England
  • 1932-04-01 Debbie Reynolds, American actress (Kathy Selden-Singin' in the Rain, The Unsinkable Molly Brown), born in El Paso, Texas (d. 2016)
  • 1932-04-10 Delphine Seyrig, French actress (Freak Orlando, Reperages), born in Beirut Lebanon
  • 1932-04-21 Elaine May, American comedienne/writer/actress (New Leaf, Primary Colors), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1932-04-27 Anouk Aimée, French actress (A Man and A Woman), born in Paris
  • 1932-05-08 Phyllida Law, Scottish actress
  • 1932-05-09 Geraldine McEwan, English actress (Agatha Christie's Miss Marple), born in Old Windsor Berkshire
  • 1932-05-10 Francoise Fabian, Hussein Dey Algeria, actress (Happy New Year)
  • 1932-06-06 Billie Whitelaw, British actress (Omen, Adding Machine), born in Coventry, Warwickshire (d. 2014)
  • 1932-06-19 Marisa Pavan, Cagliari Italy, actress (Solomon & Sheba, Rose Tattoo)
  • 1932-06-19 Pier Angeli [Anna Maria Pierangeli], Italian actress (Sodom & Gomorrah, Vintage, Battle of the Bulge), born in Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy (d. 1971)
  • 1932-06-22 Prunella Scales, English actress
  • 1932-06-27 Magali Noël [Guiffray], French actress and singer, born in Izmir, Turkey (d. 2015)
  • 1932-07-06 Della Reese [Delloreese Patricia Early], American singer and actress (Della Reese Show, Royal Family), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2017)
  • 1932-07-15 Nina Van Pallandt, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (American Gigolo)
  • 1932-07-16 Milly Vitale, actress (7 Little Foys, War & Peace, Juggler), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1932-08-01 Meena Kumari, Indian film actress (d. 1972)
  • 1932-08-03 Elsa Martinelli, Grosseto Italy, actress (Indian Fighter)
  • 1932-08-06 Anneli Sauli, [Savolainen], actress (Milkmaid)
  • 1932-08-07 Maria M L "Marijke" Bakker, Dutch actress (Mammaloe-Pipo the Clown)
  • 1932-09-03 Eileen Brennan, American actress (Laugh-In, Pvt Benjamin), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2013)
  • 1932-09-09 Sylvia Miles, actress (Midnight Cowboy, Farewell My Lovely), born in NYC, New York
  • 1932-09-16 Joan Tabor, American actress (Teenage Millionaire), born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota (d. 1968)
  • 1932-10-04 Felicia Farr, actress (Charley Varrick, Kotch), born in Westchester, New York
  • 1932-10-23 Dimitra Arliss, actress (Rich Man Poor Man II)
  • 1932-11-08 Stephane Audran, Versailles France, actress (Just Before Nightfall)
  • 1932-11-29 Diane Ladd, American actress (Chinatown, Wild Angels, Wild at Heart), born in Meridian, Mississippi

Weddings in Film & TV

Divorces in Film & TV

Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1301 - 1,400 of 1,794

  • 2001-01-05 Nancy Parsons, American actress (b. 1942)
  • 2001-01-18 Virginia O'Brien, American actress and singer (Meet the People, Gus, Ziegfeld Follies), dies of a heart attack at 81
  • 2001-02-07 Dale Evans, American actress and singer (Roy Rogers Show), dies at 88
  • 2001-02-12 Kristina Söderbaum, German actress and photographer, dies at 88
  • 2001-02-20 Rosemary DeCamp, American actress (b. 1910)
  • 2001-03-06 Kim Walker, American actress (b. 1968)
  • 2001-03-15 Ann Sothern, American actress (b. 1909)
  • 2001-03-16 Norma MacMillan, Canadian voice actress (Casper the Ghost), dies at 79
  • 2001-04-02 Jennifer Syme, American actress (b. 1972)
  • 2001-04-07 Beatrice Straight, American actress (Network, Poltergeist, Power), dies of pneumonia at 86
  • 2001-04-20 Maria Karnilova, American dancer and actress (Fiddler on the Roof, Ivan the Terrible), dies at 80
  • 2001-05-02 Gina Mastrogiacomo, American actress (b. 1961)
  • 2001-05-10 Deborah Walley, American actress (b. 1943)
  • 2001-05-26 Anne Haney, American actress (Mrs. Sellner in Mrs. Doubtfire, Greta the secretary in Liar Liar), dies at 67
  • 2001-06-02 Imogene Coca, American actress (b. 1908)
  • 2001-06-21 Souad Hosni, Egyptian actress (b. 1942)
  • 2001-06-23 Corinne Calvet, French actress (Phantom of Hollywood, Apache Uprising), dies of a cerebral hemorrhage at 76
  • 2001-06-28 Joan Sims, English actress (b. 1930)
  • 2001-08-06 Dorothy Tutin, English actress (b. 1930)
  • 2001-08-20 Kim Stanley [Patricia Reid], American actress (Séance on a Wet Afternoon, The Chase, Right Stuff), dies at 76
  • 2001-08-23 Kathleen Freeman, American actress (Beverly Hillbillies, 3 Ring Circus), dies of lung cancer at 82
  • 2001-08-24 Bettejane "Jane" Greer, American actress (Out of the Past, Prisoner of Zenda, Clown), dies at 76
  • 2001-08-25 Aaliyah [Haughton], American singer and actress, dies in a plane crash in the Bahamas at 22
  • 2001-08-30 Julie Bishop [Jacqueline Wells], American actress (My Hero, Northern Pursuit, Threat), dies of pneumonia at 87
  • 2001-09-03 Thuy Trang, American actress (b. 1973)
  • 2001-09-07 Billie Lou Watt, American actress (b. 1924)
  • 2001-09-13 Dorothy McGuire, American actress (Gentlemen's Agreement, Old Yeller, Summer Magic), dies of cardiac arrest following a short illness at 85
  • 2001-10-07 Polly Rowles, American actress (Sweet Liberty, Jamie), dies at 87
  • 2001-10-09 Dagmar [Virginia Ruth Egnor], American actress, model, and television personality (Broadway's Open House), dies at 79
  • 2001-11-07 Nida Blanca, Filipino actress (b. 1936)
  • 2001-11-13 Margaret "Peggy" Mount, British actress (Oliver!, Panic in the Parlor), dies following a stroke at 86
  • 2001-11-14 Charlotte Coleman, British actress (Four Weddings and a Funeral), dies of an asthma attack at 33
  • 2001-12-07 Pauline Moore [Joless Love], American actress (Colorado, Young Mr. Lincoln), dies of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis at 87
  • 2001-12-31 Eileen Heckart, American actress (Butterflies Are Free, Doll's House, Trauma Center), dies of lung cancer at 82
  • 2002-01-02 Margaret "Bibi" Osterwald, American actress (As Good as It Gets, Bridget Loves Bernie), dies of lung disease at 83
  • 2002-01-17 Queenie Leonard, American actress (b. 1905)
  • 2002-01-20 Carrie Hamilton, actress and singer (b. 1963)
  • 2002-02-01 Hildegard Knef, German actress, singer, and writer (Touch of Class, Mozambique), dies at 76
  • 2002-02-28 Mary Stuart, American actress (Jo-Search for Tomorrow), dies at 75
  • 2002-03-04 Claire Davenport, English actress (The Elephant Man), dies at 68
  • 2002-03-17 Rosetta LeNoire, American actress (Family Matters, The Brother from Another Planet), dies from diabetes at 90
  • 2002-04-08 María Félix, Mexican actress (Doña Bárbara), dies at 88
  • 2002-05-13 Ruth Cracknell, Australian actress (Mother and Son), dies at 76
  • 2002-05-25 Patricia "Pat" Coombs, British comedienne and actress (Carry On Again Doctor, Cranford), dies at 75
  • 2002-06-05 Gwen Plumb, Australian actress (b. 1912)
  • 2002-06-26 Dolores Gray [Sylvia Dolores Finkelstein], American singer and actress (Designing Woman, Kismet), dies at 78
  • 2002-06-29 Rosemary Clooney, American singer (Come On-a My House) and actress (White Christmas), dies of lung cancer at 74
  • 2002-07-05 Katy Jurado, Mexican actress, 1st Latin actress to win a Golden Globe (High Noon, Broken Lance), dies at 78
  • 2002-08-03 Carmen Silvera, Canadian-born British actress ('Allo 'Allo!), dies of lung cancer at 80
  • 2002-09-07 Katrin Cartlidge, British actress (b. 1961)
  • 2002-09-11 Kim Hunter [Janet Cole], American actress (A Streetcar Named Desire, Planet of the Apes), dies at 79
  • 2002-09-14 LaWanda Page [Alberta Peal], American actress (Aunt Esther-Sanford & Sons), dies of complications from diabetes at 81
  • 2002-10-08 Phyllis Calvert [Bickle], British actress (Crash of Silence, The Man in Grey), dies at 87
  • 2002-10-10 Teresa Graves, American actress and singer (b. 1948)
  • 2002-10-11 Dina Pathak [Ghandi], Indian Gujarati theatre actress, director and activist (President-National Federation of Indian Women), dies of a heart attack at 80
  • 2002-10-20 Barbara Berjer, American actress (b. 1920)
  • 2002-10-24 Mary Jeanette "Peggy" Moran, American actress (Double Date, Horror Island), dies from injuries at 84
  • 2002-11-05 Vinnette Carroll, American actress and 1st African-American woman to direct on Broadway (1972: Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope), dies of heart disease and diabetes at 80
  • 2002-11-07 Margaret "Peg" Phillips, American actress (Northern Exposure, ER, Suddenly Susan), dies of lung disease at 84
  • 2002-11-22 Adele Jergens, American actress (Dark Past, Fuller Brush Man), dies at 84
  • 2002-12-30 Mary Brian, American actress (b. 1906)
  • 2003-01-20 Nedra Volz, American actress (b. 1908)
  • 2003-01-23 Nell Carter, American singer and actress (b. 1948)
  • 2003-02-03 Lana Clarkson, American actress (b. 1962)
  • 2003-02-09 Vera Ralston [Věra Helena Hrubá], Czech figure skater and actress (Dakota, Accused of Murder), dies of cancer at 83
  • 2003-03-08 Karen Morley, American actress (b. 1909)
  • 2003-03-12 Lynne Thigpen, American actress (b. 1948)
  • 2003-03-15 Dame Thora Hird, British actress, comedian, presenter and writer (Last of the Summer Wine, The Love Match), dies at 91
  • 2003-03-31 Anne Gwynne [Marguerite Gwynne Trice], American model and actress (Ride 'em Cowboy, House of Frankenstein), dies following a stroke at 84
  • 2003-04-15 Erin Fleming, Canadian actress (b. 1941)
  • 2003-04-20 Ruth Hale, American playwright and actress (b. 1908)
  • 2003-05-03 Suzy Parker, American model and actress, dies at 69
  • 2003-05-14 Wendy Hiller, English actress (Major Barbara, David Copperfield), dies at 90
  • 2003-05-24 Rachel Kempson, English actress (b. 1910)
  • 2003-05-28 Martha Scott, American actress (The Ten Commandments, Our Town, Ben-Hur), dies of natural causes at 90
  • 2003-06-19 Laura Sadler, English actress (b. 1980)

Person of interestKatharine Hepburn

2003-06-29 Katharine Hepburn, American actress (Adam's Rib, On Golden Pond), dies of natural causes at 96

  • 2003-08-01 Marie Trintignant, French actress (b. 1962)
  • 2003-08-22 Imperio Argentina, Argentinian singer and actress (b. 1906)
  • 2003-08-27 Jinx Falkenburg [Eugenia], American actress and well-known US cover-girl model throughout 1930s-40s, dies at 84
  • 2003-09-05 Gisele MacKenzie [LaFlèche], Canadian singer and actress (Your Hit Parade), dies at 76
  • 2003-09-08 Jaclyn Linetsky, Canadian voice actress (b. 1986)

Person of interestLeni Riefenstahl

2003-09-08 Leni Riefenstahl [Helene Bertha Amalie], German film director (Triumph of the Will) and actress (Tiefland), dies in her sleep at 101

Film director Leni Riefenstahl
Film director
Leni Riefenstahl
  • 2003-10-03 Florence Stanley, American actress (b. 1924)
  • 2003-11-12 Penny Singleton, American actress (Blondie) and voice actress (Jane-Jetsons), dies at 95
  • 2003-11-13 Kellie Waymire, American actress (b. 1967)
  • 2003-11-15 Dorothy Loudon, American actress and singer (Annie), dies of cancer at 78
  • 2003-12-02 Suzanne Cloutier, Canadian film actress (Othello), dies at 80
  • 2003-12-03 Ellen Drew [Esther Loretta Ray], American actress (Isle of Dead, Christmas in July), dies at 88
  • 2003-12-14 Jeanne Crain, American actress (Man Without a Star, Pinky), dies at 78
  • 2003-12-19 Hope Lange, American actress (b. 1933)
  • 2003-12-22 Rose Hill, British actress and operatic soprano ('Allo 'Allo!, Nicholas Nickleby, Shot in the Dark), dies at 89
  • 2003-12-30 Anita Mui, Hong Kong singer and actress (b. 1963)
  • 2003-12-31 Paula Raymond, American actress and model (The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms), dies at 79
  • 2004-01-02 Doralyn "Lynn" Cartwright, American character actress (A League of Their Own), dies at 76
  • 2004-01-07 Ingrid Thulin, Swedish actress (Cries & Whispers, Damned), dies at 77
  • 2004-01-14 Uta Hagen, German-American actress and theatre practitioner (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?), dies at 84
  • 2004-01-22 Ann Miller, American actress and dancer (On the Town), dies at 80
  • 2004-02-15 Jan Miner, American actress (b. 1917)
  • 2004-03-02 Mercedes McCambridge, American actress (All the King's Men, The Exorcist, Giant), dies at 87