Actresses in History (Part 15)

Events in Film & TV

Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1401 - 1,500 of 5,266

  • 1932-10-04 Felicia Farr, actress (Charley Varrick, Kotch), born in Westchester, New York
  • 1932-10-09 Judy Tyler [Judith Mae Hess], American actress (Jailhouse Rock, Bop Girl Goes Calypso) and Miss Stardust (1949), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1957)
  • 1932-10-13 Liliane Montevecchi, French-Italian actress, dancer, and singer (Nine, Grand Hotel), born in Paris, France (d. 2018)
  • 1932-10-23 Dimitra Arliss, actress (Rich Man Poor Man II)
  • 1932-11-08 Stephane Audran, French actress (Just Before Nightfall), born in Versailles, France
  • 1932-11-29 Diane Ladd, American actress (Chinatown, Wild Angels, Wild at Heart), born in Meridian, Mississippi

Person of interestEllen Burstyn

1932-12-07 Ellen Burstyn, American actress (Exorcist, Alice Doesn't Live Here), born in Detroit, Michigan

Actress Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
  • 1932-12-11 Anne Heywood, English actress (The Fox), born in Handsworth, Birmingham, England
  • 1932-12-28 Nichelle Nichols, American actress and singer (Uhura in Star Trek), born in Robbins, Illinois
  • 1932-12-29 Inga Swenson, American actress (Gretchen-Benson), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1933-01-17 Dalida, Egyptian actress and singer, Miss Egypt (The 6th Day)
  • 1933-01-17 Sheree North [Dawn Bethel], American actress (The Mary Tyler Moore Show), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2005)
  • 1933-01-23 Arlene Golonka, American actress (Millie-Mayberry RFD), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1933-01-23 Chita Rivera, American actress (West Side Story, Sweet Charity), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1933-02-13 Caroline Blakiston, actress (At Bertram's Hotel)
  • 1933-02-13 Kim Novak, [Marilyn], American actress (Vertigo, Of Human Bondage), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1933-02-14 Madhubala [Mumtaz Jehan Begum Dehlavi], Indian actress regarded as "The Venus of Indian Cinema", born in Delhi, India (d. 1969)
  • 1933-02-18 Mary Ure, Scottish actress (Reflection of Fear, Windom's Way) (d. 1975), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1933-03-01 Joan Hackett, NY, actress (Will Penny, One Stone Pony)
  • 1933-03-12 Barbara Feldon, American actress (Agent 99-Get Smart), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1933-03-19 Renee Taylor [Wexler], American actress (Jack Paar Show, Mary Hartman, The Nanny), born in NYC, New York
  • 1933-03-23 Monique van Vooren, Belgian actress (Andy Warhol's Frankenstein)
  • 1933-03-31 Shirley Jones, American actress (Partridge Family, Elmer Gantry), born in Smithton, Pennsylvania
  • 1933-04-13 Shani Wallis, Irish singer/actress (Oliver)

Person of interestElizabeth Montgomery

1933-04-15 Elizabeth Montgomery, US actress (Samantha/Serena-Bewitched), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1933-04-16 Joan Bakewell, British broadcaster/actress (Cold Comfort Farm)
  • 1933-04-19 Jayne Mansfield [Vera Jane Palmer], US actress (The Girl Can't Help It), born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania (d. 1967)
  • 1933-04-24 Claire Davenport, English actress (The Elephant Man), born in Sale, Cheshire, England (d. 2002)
  • 1933-04-26 Carol Burnett, American comedian and actress (Annie, 4 Seasons), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1933-05-07 Nexhmije Pagarusha, Albanian singer and actress, born in Malishevë, Kosovo
  • 1933-05-20 Constance Towers, actress (Capitol, Shock Corrider, Naked Kiss)
  • 1933-05-23 Joan Henrietta Collins, actress (Alexis-Dynasty, Bitch), born in London, England

Person of interestJoan Rivers

1933-06-08 Joan Rivers, American comedian and actress (Late Show, Hollywood Squares), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2014)

Actress, Comedian and T.V. Host Joan Rivers
Actress, Comedian and T.V. Host
Joan Rivers
  • 1933-06-20 Brett Halsey, actress (Paul-Follow the Sun), born in Santa Ana, California
  • 1933-06-30 Lea Massari, Italian actress
  • 1933-07-13 Patsy Byrne, English actress (Stealing Heaven, Blackadder II), born in Ashford, (d. 2014)
  • 1933-07-20 Aliki Vouyouklaki, actress (Madalena)
  • 1933-08-05 Joan Weldon, actress (So This is Love, Them), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1933-08-13 Madhur Jaffrey, Indian cookbook writer and actress (Shakespeare Wallah), born in Delhi, British India
  • 1933-08-15 Lori Nelson, American actress (Greta-How to Marry a Millionaire), Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • 1933-08-16 Julie Newmar, actress (Catwoman-Batman, Living Doll), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1933-08-19 Debra Paget [Debralee Griffin], American actress (Love Me Tender), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1933-08-22 Sylva Koscina, Italian actress (Jessica, Hercules), born in Split, Dalmatia, Yugoslavia (d. 1994)
  • 1933-09-12 Tatiana Doronina, Russian actress, born in St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 1933-09-13 Eileen Fulton, American actress (Our Private World), born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • 1933-09-14 Zoe Caldwell, Australian actress (Prime of Miss Jean Brodie), born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • 1933-09-17 Patricia Crowley, Olyphant Pa, actress (Please Don't Eat the Daisies)
  • 1933-09-26 Donna Douglas, American actress (Elly May Clampett-The Beverly Hillbillies), born in Pride, Louisiana (d. 2015)
  • 1933-09-27 Kathleen Nolan, American actress (Real McCoys, Janie, Broadside), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1933-10-05 Diane Cilento, Australian actress (Agony & Ecstasy, Wicker Man), born in Brisbane, Queensland (d. 2011)
  • 1933-10-10 Daniel Massey, English actor (Vault of Horror), born in London, England (d. 1998)
  • 1933-10-21 Georgia Brown, [Lillian Getel], actress (Study in Terror, Fixer)
  • 1933-10-28 Suzy Parker, model and actress (Chamber of Horrors), born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 2003)
  • 1933-11-03 Aneta Corsaut, Jutchinson Ks, actress (Helen Crump-Andy Griffith)
  • 1933-11-13 Adrienne Corri, actress (River, Doctor Zhivago), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 2016)
  • 1933-11-15 Barbara Carson, actress (Comedy Tonight, Carter Country), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1933-11-25 Kathryn Grant Crosby, actress (Mr Cory, Big Circus), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1933-12-19 Cicely Tyson, Harlem actress (Roots, Miss Jane Pittman), born in NYC, New York
  • 1934-01-06 Sylvia Syms, English actress (Asylum, Moonraker, Shirley Valentine), born in Woolwich, London
  • 1934-01-21 Audrey Dalton, Irish actress
  • 1934-01-25 Elizabeth Allen, actress (Laura-Bracken's World), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1934-01-30 Tammy Grimes, American actress (Unsinkable Molly Brown), born in Lynn, Massachusetts (d. 2016)
  • 1934-02-11 Tina Louise, American actress (Ginger-Gilligan's Island, Julie-Dallas), born in NYC, New York
  • 1934-02-12 Annette Crosbie, British(?) actress
  • 1934-02-14 Florence Henderson, actress and singer (Carol in The Brady Bunch), born in Dale, Indiana (d. 2016)
  • 1934-02-21 Rue McClanahan, Healdton Oklahoma, actress (Maude, Golden Girls)
  • 1934-02-23 Linda Cristal, Argentinian actress (High Chapparal), born in Buenos Aires
  • 1934-03-03 Gia Scala, Italian actress (Angry Hills, Don't Go Near the Water)
  • 1934-03-04 Barbara McNair, singer/actress (Barbara McNair Show), born in Racine, Wisconsin
  • 1934-03-04 Anne Haney, American actress (Mrs. Sellner in Mrs. Doubtfire, Greta the secretary in Liar Liar), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 2001)
  • 1934-03-09 Joyce Van Patten, American actress (Good Guys, Don Rickles Show), born in Queens, New York
  • 1934-03-22 May Britt, Swedish actress (Young Lions)/wife of Sammy Davis Jr

Person of interestShirley MacLaine

1934-04-24 Shirley MacLaine, American actress and mystic (Irma la Douce), born in Richmond, Virginia

  • 1934-05-14 Siân Phillips, Welsh actress
  • 1934-05-29 Nanette Newman, English writer/actress (Endless Game, Of Human Bondage), born in Northampton, England
  • 1934-06-08 Millicent Martin, English actress (Alfie, Nothing but the Best), born in Romford, Essex
  • 1934-06-16 Eileen Atkins, actress (Equus, Devil Within Her), born in London, England
  • 1934-06-20 Wendy Craig, England, actress (Joseph Andrews)
  • 1934-06-20 Rossana Podestà, Italian actress (Helen of Troy), (d. 2013)
  • 1934-07-01 Jean Marsh, actress (Dark Places, Eagle has Landed), born in London, England
  • 1934-07-18 Darlene Conley, American actress (The Bold and the Beautiful), born in Chicago Heights, Illinois (d. 2007)

Person of interestLouise Fletcher

1934-07-22 Louise Fletcher, actress (One Flew over Cuckoo's Nest), born in Birmingham, Alabama

  • 1934-08-16 Ketty Lester, [Revoyda Frierson], US singer/actress (Love Letters)
  • 1934-08-22 Diana Sands, American actress (Raisin in the Sun, Doctor's Wife), born in NYC, New York
  • 1934-09-05 Carol Lawrence, American actress (West Side Story), born in Melrose Park, Illinois

Person of interestSophia Loren

1934-09-20 Sophia Loren, Italian actress (La Ciociara, Desire Under the Elms, Black Orchid), born in Rome, Italy

Actress Sophia Loren
Sophia Loren

Person of interestBrigitte Bardot

1934-09-28 Brigitte Bardot, French actress, model, animal activist and sex kitten (And God Created Women), born in Paris, France

Actress and Model Brigitte Bardot
Actress and Model
Brigitte Bardot
  • 1934-09-28 Janet Munro, British actress (d. 1972)
  • 1934-09-30 Anna Kashfi [Joan O'Callaghan], Welsh actress and 1st wife of Marlon Barando, born in Darjeeling, India (d. 2015)
  • 1934-10-03 Madlyn Rhue, American actress (Bracken's World, Executive Suite), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1934-10-18 Inger Stevens, actress (Katy-Farmer's Daughter), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1934-11-03 Ruma Guha Thakurta, Singer, Actress, Dancer, Founder of Calcutta Youth Choir
  • 1934-11-12 Ann Flood, American actress (Edge of Night), born in Queens, New York

Person of interestJudi Dench

1934-12-09 Judi Dench, British actress (Henry V, Wetherby, Skyfall), born in York, England

Actress Judi Dench
Judi Dench

Person of interestMaggie Smith

1934-12-28 Maggie Smith, English actress (Harry Potter, Death on the Nile, Clash of Titans), born in Ilford, England

Actress Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith
  • 1935-01-11 Ghita Nørby, Danish actress
  • 1935-01-21 Ann Wedgeworth, actress (Tiger's Tale, Men's Club, Bogie), born in Abilene, Texas
  • 1935-01-30 Elsa Martinelli, Italian actress (Indian Fighter), born in Grosseto, Tuscany, Italy (d. 2017)
  • 1935-02-14 Christine CT "Christel" Adelaar, Dutch actress (Pipo the Clown)
  • 1935-02-17 Christina Pickles, UK-born American actress

Weddings in Film & TV

Divorces in Film & TV

Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1401 - 1,500 of 1,825

  • 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 (Crime Photographer), dies at 86
  • 2004-03-02 Mercedes McCambridge, American actress (All the King's Men, The Exorcist, Giant), dies at 87
  • 2004-03-03 Cecily Adams, American actress and casting director (b. 1958)
  • 2004-03-06 Frances Dee, American actress (b. 1909)
  • 2004-03-21 Ludmilla Tchérina, French prima ballerina, artist, actress, choreographer and author (Sins of Rome), dies at 79
  • 2004-03-26 Jan Sterling [Jane Adriance], American actress (Ace in the Hole, The High and the Mighty), dies of diabetes and a stroke at 82
  • 2004-04-01 Carrie Snodgress, American actress (Diary of Mad Housewife), dies at 58
  • 2004-04-17 Soundarya, Indian actress (b. 1971)
  • 2004-04-18 Frances Rafferty, American WWII pin-up girl, dancer and actress (Bud Abbott and Lou Costello in Hollywood), dies at 81
  • 2004-05-14 Anna Lee [Joan Boniface Winnifrith], British actress (General Hospital, How Green Was My Valley), dies of pneumonia at 91
  • 2004-05-19 Mary Dresselhuys, Dutch actress (b. 1907)
  • 2004-06-06 Judy Campbell [Judith Mary Gamble], British actress (Convoy, Bonnie Prince Charlie), dies at 88
  • 2004-07-09 Isabel Sanford, American actress (Louise-Jeffersons/All in the Family), dies at 86 (b. 1917)
  • 2004-07-29 Rena Vlahopoulou, Greek actress and singer (b. 1923)
  • 2004-07-31 Virginia Grey, American actress (b. 1917)
  • 2004-07-31 Laura Betti, Italian actress (b. 1927)
  • 2004-08-08 Fay Wray, Canadian American actress (King Kong), dies at 96
  • 2004-08-16 Acquanetta [Mildred Davenport], American actress nicknamed "The Venezuelan Volcano" (Tarzan & Leopard Woman), dies at 83
  • 2004-09-02 Eleni Zafeiriou, Greek actress (b. 1916)
  • 2004-09-09 Caitlin Clarke, American actress (Dragonslayer), dies at 52

Person of interestJanet Leigh

2004-10-03 Janet Leigh [Jeanetta Morrison], American actress (Psycho), dies at 77

Actress Janet Leigh
Janet Leigh
  • 2004-10-04 Rio Diaz, Filipino actress & TV hosts (b. 1959)
  • 2004-10-07 Hildy Park, American actress and writer (To Tell the Truth), dies of a stroke at 78
  • 2004-10-30 Margaret O'Rene "Peggy" Ryan, American dancer and actress (Hawaii Five-0), dies at 80
  • 2004-12-09 Lea De Mae, Czech actress (b. 1976)
  • 2004-12-29 Liddy Holloway, New Zealand actress (b. 1947)
  • 2005-01-15 Ruth Warrick, American actress and singer (Citizen Kane, All My Children), dies of complications from pneumonia at 88
  • 2005-01-17 Virginia Mayo [Jones], American actress (The Best Years of Our Lives, Out of the Blue, White Heat), dies of congestive heart failure at 84
  • 2005-01-21 Parveen Babi, Indian actress (b. 1955)
  • 2005-01-28 Karen Lancaume, French actress (suicide) (b. 1973)
  • 2005-02-16 Nicole DeHuff, American actress (pneumonia) (b. 1975)
  • 2005-02-20 Sandra Dee, American actress (b. 1944)
  • 2005-02-22 Simone Simon, French actress (All Money Can Buy, Ladies in Love), dies from natural causes at 94
  • 2005-02-22 Lee Eun Ju, Korean actress (b. 1980)
  • 2005-03-06 Teresa Wright, American actress (Eleanor Gehrig-Pride of the Yankees), dies at 86
  • 2005-04-05 Debralee Scott, American actress (Cathy-Mary Hartman, Angie), dies at 52
  • 2005-04-15 Margaretta Scott, British actress (Crescendo, Where's Charley, Counterblast), dies from pneumonia and breast cancer at 93
  • 2005-04-16 Kathleen "Kay" Walsh, British actress (The Horse's Mouth, Oliver Twist), dies in a fire at 93
  • 2005-04-19 Ruth Hussey, American actress (Another Thin Man), dies at 93
  • 2005-04-26 Maria Schell, Austrian-Swiss star of German cinema (The Last Bridge, Gervaise, Space 1999), dies at 79
  • 2005-04-29 Mariana Levy, Mexican actress, singer, and television show host (b. 1966)
  • 2005-05-12 Monica Zetterlund, Swedish singer and actress, dies at 67
  • 2005-06-05 Susi Nicoletti, German actress (b. 1918)

Person of interestAnne Bancroft

2005-06-06 Anne Bancroft [Anna Italiano], American actress, director, screenwriter and singer (Graduate, Miracle Worker), dies from uterine cancer at 73

Actress Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
  • 2005-06-15 Suzanne Flon, French actress (One Deadly Summer, Moulin Rouge), dies of gastroenteritis at 87
  • 2005-07-04 June Haver [Stovenour], American actress (Dolly Sisters, Girl Next Door), dies at 79
  • 2005-07-11 Gretchen Franklin, English actress (b. 1911)
  • 2005-07-17 Geraldine Fitzgerald, Irish actress (Pawnbroker, Easy Money), dies of complications from Alzheimer's disease at 91
  • 2005-07-26 Betty Astell, British actress (b. 1912)
  • 2005-08-08 Barbara Bel Geddes, American actress (Vertigo, Dallas, Caught), dies at 82
  • 2005-08-08 Ilse Werner [Ilse Charlotte Still], Dutch-German actress (Fernsehsender Paul Nipkow), dies at 84
  • 2005-08-18 Gao Xiumin, Chinese comedy actress (b. 1959)
  • 2005-09-07 Hope Garber, Canadian actress, dies at 81
  • 2005-09-16 Constance Moore, American singer and actress (Buck Rogers, Show Business, Atlantic City), dies at 85
  • 2005-10-16 Ursula Howells, British actress (Hard Times, Girly, Murder is Announced), dies at 83
  • 2005-10-21 Tara Correa-McMullen, American actress, shot at 16
  • 2005-10-31 Mary Wimbush, British actress (Oh! What a Lovely War, The Archers), dies at 81
  • 2005-11-04 Sheree North, American actress and singer (b. 1932)
  • 2005-11-06 Minako Honda, Japanese singer and musical actress, dies of leukemia at 38
  • 2005-11-09 Avril Angers, British stand-up comedian and actress (Coronation Street, The Family Way), dies at 87
  • 2005-11-23 Constance Cummings, American-born British actress (b. 1910)
  • 2005-11-23 Beverly Tyler, American singer and actress (Fireball, The Youngest Profession, Big Town), dies at 78
  • 2005-11-27 Jocelyn Brando, American actress (The Big Heat, Ugly American, China Venture), dies at 86
  • 2005-11-29 Wendie Jo Sperber, American actress (Back to the Future), dies of breast cancer at 47
  • 2005-11-30 Jean Parker [Luise-Stephanie Zelinska], American actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women), dies of complications from a stroke at 90
  • 2005-12-12 Annette Vadim, Danish actress (b. 1936)
  • 2006-01-02 Osa Massen [Aase Madsen Iversen], Dutch actress (Jack London, Rocketship X-M), dies at 91

Person of interestShelley Winters

2006-01-14 Shelley Winters [Schrift], American actress (Lolita, A Place in the Sun, A Patch of Blue & Poseidon Adventure), dies of heart failure at 85

  • 2006-01-31 Moira Shearer, Scottish actress (The Red Shoes) and ballerina, dies at 80
  • 2006-02-05 Norma Candal, Puerto Rican actress and comedian (La criada malcriada), dies at 78
  • 2006-02-09 Nadira, Indian actress (b. 1932)
  • 2006-02-14 Shoshana Damari, Israeli singer and actress (b. 1923)
  • 2006-03-06 Dana Reeve, American actress, wife of Christopher Reeve and activist (Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation), dies of lung cancer at 44
  • 2006-03-13 Maureen Stapleton, American actress (Lonelyhearts, Airport, Coccoon, Plaza Suite), dies at 80
  • 2006-03-24 Lynne Perrie, English actress (b. 1931)
  • 2006-03-25 Rocío Dúrcal, Spanish singer and actress (b. 1944)
  • 2006-04-22 Alida Valli [Baroness Alida von Marckenstein-Frauenberg], Italian actress (The Paradine Case, The Third Man), dies at 84
  • 2006-05-07 Machiko Soga, Japanese actress, singer, and tokusatsu legend (b. 1943)
  • 2006-05-14 Eva Norvind, Norwegian-Mexican actress, dies from drowning at 62
  • 2006-06-01 Rocío Jurado, Spanish singer and actress, dies at 59
  • 2006-07-06 Kasey Rogers, American actress (Bewitched), dies at 80
  • 2006-07-08 June Allyson, American actress (b. 1917)
  • 2006-09-03 Annemarie Wendl, German actress (Lindenstraße, Der Seitensprung), dies at 91
  • 2006-09-14 Esme Melville, Australian actress (b. 1918)
  • 2006-09-19 Elizabeth Allen, American actress (b. 1929)
  • 2006-10-02 Tamara Dobson, American actress (b. 1947)
  • 2006-10-02 Milly Vitale, Italian actress (7 Little Foys, War & Peace, Juggler), dies at 73
  • 2006-10-05 Jennifer Moss, English Actress (b. 1945)
  • 2006-10-19 Phyllis Kirk [Kirkegaard], American actress (Thin Man, Red Button's Show), dies at 79

Person of interestJane Wyatt

2006-10-20 Jane Wyatt, American actress (Father Knows Best), dies at 96

Actress Jane Wyatt
Jane Wyatt
  • 2006-11-01 Adrienne Shelly, American actress and director (The Unbelievable Truth), murdered at 40
  • 2006-11-01 Bettye Ackerman, American actress (Maggie Graham-Ben Casey), dies at 82
  • 2006-11-10 Diana Coupland, British comedy actress (b. 1932)
  • 2006-11-11 Belinda Emmett, Australian actress (Home and Away), dies at 32
  • 2006-11-17 Ruth Brown, American actress and singer sometimes known as the "Queen of R&B" (So Long, Teardrops from My Eyes), dies at 78
  • 2006-11-24 Phyllis Fraser [Helen Brown Nichols], American actress, journalist, and co-founder of Beginner Books, dies following a fall at 90