Actresses in History (Part 16)

Events in Film & TV

Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1501 - 1,600 of 5,265

  • 1935-03-13 Leslie Parrish, American actress and activist, born in Melrose, Massachusetts
  • 1935-03-19 Phyllis Newman, actress (Coming of Age, TW3), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1935-03-25 Susan Engel, actress (Ascendancy), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1935-04-02 Sharon Acker, Canadian actress (Della Street-Perry Mason 1973), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1935-04-14 Joan Darling, actress (Frieda-Owen Marshall), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1935-05-01 Ann Robinson, American actress
  • 1935-05-08 Salome Jens, actress (From Here to Eternity), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1935-05-25 Victoria Shaw, Australian-born American actress, born in Sydney, Australia (d. 1988)
  • 1935-05-26 Sheila Steafel, South African-born British actress
  • 1935-06-09 Diana Van Der Vlis, actress (Lovespell, Girl in Black Stockings)
  • 1935-06-15 Belinda Lee, Devon England, actress (Who Done It, Runaway Bus)
  • 1935-07-10 Tura Satana, Japanese-American actress (Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!), born in Hokkaidō, Japan (d. 2012)
  • 1935-07-17 Diahann Carroll, actress (Julia, Claudine, Dominique-Dynasty), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1935-07-25 Barbara Harris [Sandra Mankwitz], American actress (Plaza Suite, Family Plot), born in Evanston, lllinois
  • 1935-08-15 Abby Dalton, actress (Joey Bishop Show), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1935-08-16 Betsy von Furstenberg, Nelheim Ger, actress (Machine Calls it Murder)
  • 1935-08-18 Gail Fisher, actress (Peggy-Mannix), born in Orange, New Jersey
  • 1935-09-28 Heather Sears, actress (Room at the Top), born in London, England

Person of interestJulie Andrews

1935-10-01 Julie Andrews, British actress and singer (Sound of Music, Mary Poppins), born in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey

Actress/Singer Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
  • 1935-10-06 Charito Solis, Filipino actress (d. 1998)
  • 1935-10-13 Philippine Aeckerlin, Dutch actress (Oh Venus, Daddy Longlegs), born in Schiebroek, Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1935-11-10 Pippa Scott, actress (Virginian, Mr Lucky), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1935-11-11 Birgitta "Bibi" Andersson, Swedish actress (Persona, Wild Strawberries), born in Kungsholmen, Stockholms län, Sweden
  • 1935-11-26 Marian Mercer, actress/singer (Dean Martin Show), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1935-12-11 Femke Boersma, Dutch actress (Verjaring, Pastorale 1943), born in Amsterdam
  • 1935-12-14 Barbara Leigh-Hunt, British actress (Search for the Nile), born in Bath, Somerset, England
  • 1935-12-14 Lee Remick, American actress (Days of Wine & Rose, Long Hot Summer), born in Quincy, Massachusetts (d. 1991)
  • 1935-12-19 Barbara Bostock, American actress
  • 1936-01-03 Betty Rollin, actress (Crossing Delancey)/author (Last Wish)
  • 1936-01-11 Linda Lawson, actress (Don't Call Me Charlie), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1936-01-25 Diana Hyland, Cleve Hgts Ohio, actress (Peyton Place, 8 is Enough)
  • 1936-02-20 Marj Dusay, [Mahoney], Russell Ks, actress (Kate-Bret Maverick)
  • 1936-02-27 Virginia Maskell, actress (Suspect, Doctor in Love, Man Upstairs)
  • 1936-03-08 Sue Ane Langdon, actress (Bachelor Father, Arnie), born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • 1936-03-09 Elina Salo, Finnish actress (Hamlet Goes Business), born in Sipoo, Finland
  • 1936-03-19 Ursula Andress, Swiss model, actress and sex symbol (Dr. No, Casino Royale, She, Sensuous Nurse), born in Ostermundigen, Switzerland
  • 1936-04-24 Jill Ireland, English actress (Breakout, Assassination, Chino), born in London, England (d. 1990)
  • 1936-04-30 Zohra Lampert, actress (Doctors' Hospital, Girl With Something Extra)
  • 1936-05-06 Joanna Dunham, actress (Possession, House the Dripped Blood)

Person of interestGlenda Jackson

1936-05-09 Glenda Jackson, English actress (Women in Love), born in Cheshire, England

  • 1936-05-15 Anna Maria Alberghetti, Italian singer/actress (Cinderfella)
  • 1936-05-29 Arlene McQuade, American actress (Rosalie-Goldbergs), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936-05-30 Ruta Lee, actress (Operation Eichmann, Marjorie Morningstar)
  • 1936-06-02 Sally Kellerman, actress (M*A*S*H, Back to School), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1936-06-05 Connie Hines, American actress
  • 1936-06-30 Nancy Dussault, actress (Muriel-Too Close for Comfort), born in Pensacola, Florida
  • 1936-07-05 Shirley Knight, Goessei Kansas, actress (Endless Love, Secrets)
  • 1936-07-26 Kathryn Hays, American actress (Kim Hughes-As the World Turns), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936-07-26 Mary Millar, English actress (Keeping Up Appearances), born in Doncaster, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (d. 1998)
  • 1936-08-16 Anita Gillette, American actress (Quincy ME, Marathon, Moonstruck), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1936-08-26 Yvette Vickers, KC, playmate (Jul 1959)/actress (Attack of 50' Woman)
  • 1936-09-20 Dany Carrel, Touraine Indo-china, actress (Passionate Summer)
  • 1936-09-25 Juliet Prowse, actress and dancer (Who Killed Teddy Bear), born in Mumbai, India (d. 1996)
  • 1936-09-29 Mylene Demongeot, Nice France, actress (3 Murderesses)
  • 1936-10-01 Stella Stevens, Yazoo City Miss, actress (Girls! Girls!, Manitou)
  • 1936-10-06 Anna Quayle, actress (Mistress Pamela)
  • 1936-10-26 Shelley Morrison, American actress (General Hospital, Will & Grace), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936-11-11 Susan Kohner, actress (Imitation of Life, Gene Krupa Story), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestMary Tyler Moore

1936-12-29 Mary Tyler Moore, American actress (The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Ordinary People), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2017)

  • 1937-01-04 Dyan Cannon [Samile Diane Friesen], American actress, director and producer (Heaven Can Wait), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1937-01-12 Marie Dubois, French actress (Wise Guys, Jules & Jim), born in Paris, France (d. 2014)
  • 1937-01-15 Margaret O'Brien, American actress (Jane Eyre, Meet Me in St Louis), born in San Diego, California
  • 1937-01-16 Lorraine Bayly, Australian actress
  • 1937-01-20 Dorothy Provine, Deadwood SD, actress (Good Neighbor Sam, Darn Cat)
  • 1937-01-30 Vanessa Redgrave, British actress (Blow-Up, Julia, Orient Express), born in London, England
  • 1937-01-31 Suzanne Pleshette, American actress (Birds, Emily-Bob Newhart Show), born in NYC, New York
  • 1937-03-07 Anne Kristen, actress (Truth or Dare, Rachel-Dr Finlay, Sunset Song)
  • 1937-03-30 Jay W Macintosh, actress (Sons & Daughters), born in Gainesville, Georgia
  • 1937-04-19 Elinor Donahue, actress (Father Knows Best, Get a Life), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1937-04-25 Bo Brundin, Swedish actress (Rhinemann Exchange), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1937-04-27 Sandy Dennis, American actress (Up the Down Staircase), born in Hastings, Nebraska (d. 1992)
  • 1937-05-01 Una Stubbs, English actress ( Till Death Us Do Part), born in Welwyn Garden City
  • 1937-05-13 Zohra Lampert, American actress (Doctor's Hospital), born in NYC, New York
  • 1937-05-16 Yvonne Craig, actress (Batgirl-Batman, Kissin Cousin), born in Taylorville Illinois (d. 2015)
  • 1937-06-01 Rosaleen Linehan, Irish actress
  • 1937-06-11 Luciana Paluzzi, Italian-American actress (Five Fingers, Thunderball), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1937-06-18 Varbara Ann Teer, US actress/director (National Black Theatre Company)
  • 1937-07-02 Polly Holliday, Jasper Ala, actress (Flo-Alice, Flo-Flo)
  • 1937-07-08 Barbara Ann Loden, actress (Ernie Kovac's Show)
  • 1937-08-06 Barbara Windsor, actress (Study in Terror)
  • 1937-08-11 Allegra Kent, US actress (Addams Family)
  • 1937-08-11 Anna Massey, actress (De Sade, Doll's House)
  • 1937-08-16 Lorraine Gary, American actress (Jaws, Jaws 2, Jaws 4), born in NYC, New York
  • 1937-09-08 Virna Lisi, Italian actress (Assault on a Queen, Bluebeard)
  • 1937-09-12 Daniela Rocca, Italian actress (Battle of Austerlitz, Empty Canvas), born in Acireale, Italy (d. 1995)
  • 1937-09-20 Monica Zetterlund, Swedish singer and actress, born in Hagfors, Sweden (d. 2005)
  • 1937-10-15 Linda Lavin, American actress (Alice, Barney Miller), born in Portland, Maine
  • 1937-10-27 Lara Parker, American actress (Race with the Devil, Dark Shadows), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1937-11-04 Loretta Swit, American actress (Hotlips Houlihan in M*A*S*H), born in Passaic, New Jersey
  • 1937-11-12 Ina Balin, actress (Danger in Paradise), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1937-12-12 Connie Francis [Concetta Franconero], American singer and actress (Where the Boys Are), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1937-12-15 Karen Morrow, American actress (The Boy in the Plastic bubble, Ladies' Man), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1937-12-16 Joyce Bulifant, American actress (Marie- The Mary Tyler Moore Show), born in Newport News, Virginia

Person of interestJane Fonda

1937-12-21 Jane Fonda, American actress (Barbarella, Klute, 9 to 5), born in NYC, New York

Actress Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
  • 1937-12-29 Barbara Steele, English actress (Black Sunday, 8½), born in Birkenhead, Cheshire
  • 1938-01-30 Marlies van Alcmaer, [Smal], Dutch actress/director (Bridge too Far)
  • 1938-02-11 Simone de Oliveira, Portuguese actress
  • 1938-02-23 Diane Varsi, San Mateo California, actress (Peyton Place)
  • 1938-02-25 Diane Baker, actress (Diary of Anne Frank, Marnie), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1938-02-27 Pascale Petit, French actress (Code Name: Jaguar, End of Desire), born in Paris, France

Weddings in Film & TV

Divorces in Film & TV

Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1501 - 1,600 of 1,825

  • 2006-11-25 Phyllis Fraser, American actress and children's book publisher (b. 1916)
  • 2006-11-28 Lyubov Polishchuk, Russian actress (b. 1949)
  • 2006-12-01 Claude Jade, French actress (Stolen Kisses), dies at 58
  • 2006-12-15 Henny Alma [Hendrika den Broek], Dutch actress (Soldier of Orange), dies at 83
  • 2007-01-08 Yvonne De Carlo, Canadian-born actress (10 Commandments, Lily-Munsters), dies at 84
  • 2007-01-11 Solveig Dommartin, French-German actress (b. 1961)
  • 2007-01-14 Darlene Conley, American actress (The Bold and the Beautiful), dies at 72
  • 2007-01-14 Barbara Kelly, Canadian-born actress (What's My Line?, United Kingdom), dies at 83
  • 2007-01-22 Liz Renay [Pearl Elizabeth Dobbins], American actress (Desperate Living), dies at 80
  • 2007-01-24 Krystyna Feldman, Polish actress (b. 1916)
  • 2007-01-28 Hsu Wei Lun, Taiwanese actress (b. 1978)
  • 2007-02-04 Barbara McNair, American singer and actress (b. 1934)
  • 2007-02-10 Jung Da Bin, South Korean actress (b. 1980)
  • 2007-02-13 Johanna Sällström, Swedish actress (b. 1974)
  • 2007-02-19 Janet Blair [Martha Janet Lafferty], American singer and actress (Leave it to the Girls, Smith Family), dies of pneumonia at 85
  • 2007-03-08 Viky Vanita, Greek actress (b. 1948)
  • 2007-03-11 Betty Hutton [Elizabeth June Thornburg], American actress, dancer, singer and comedian (Greatest Show on Earth), dies of colon cancer a 86
  • 2007-04-17 Kitty Carlisle, American actress and television personality, dies at 96
  • 2007-05-15 Yolanda King, American actress and activist, daughter of Martin Luther King Jr. (b. 1955)
  • 2007-05-27 Gretchen Wyler, American actress (b. 1932)
  • 2007-06-11 Mary Ellen "Mala" Powers, American actress (Cyrano de Bergerac, The Wild Wild West), dies of leukaemia at 75
  • 2007-07-02 Git Gay [Birgit Carp], Swedish revue director, actress and singer (Git Gay Show, Ge mig en lektion i kärlek), dies at 85
  • 2007-08-02 Kay Dotrice [Katherine Newman], British actress (Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers), dies of a heart attack at 78
  • 2007-08-27 Emma Penella, Spanish actress, dies at 76
  • 2007-08-28 Miyoshi Umeki, Japanese-American actress (Katsumi-Sayonara, Mrs Livingston-Courtship of Eddie's Father), dies at 78
  • 2007-09-02 Marcia Mae Jones, American actress (Frankie Darro, The Cisco), dies at 83

Person of interestJane Wyman

2007-09-10 Jane Wyman, American actress (The Yearling & Johnny Belinda), dies of natural causes at 90

Actress Jane Wyman
Jane Wyman
  • 2007-09-15 Brett Somers, Canadian-born American actress and Match Game panelist (b. 1924)
  • 2007-09-21 Alice Ghostley, American singer and actress (Bewitched, Designing Women), dies at 84
  • 2007-09-29 Lois Maxwell [Hooker], Canadian actress (Goldfinger, Dr. No, Miss Moneypenny), dies at 80
  • 2007-10-09 Carol Bruce [Shirley Levy], American actress (Behind the Eight Ball, WKRP in Cincinnati), dies of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 87
  • 2007-10-16 Deborah Kerr, Scottish actress (From Here to Eternity, The King and I), dies at 86
  • 2007-11-06 Hilda Braid, English actress (b. 1929)
  • 2007-11-10 Laraine Day [La Raine Johnson], American actress (Dr. KIldaire, Foreign Correspondent), dies at 87
  • 2007-11-16 Grethe Kausland, Norwegian actress and singer (b. 1947)
  • 2007-12-11 Ashleigh Aston Moore, Canadian Actress (b. 1981)
  • 2007-12-31 Kathryn Ish, American actress (b. 1936)
  • 2008-01-03 Natasha Collins, British actress and television presenter (b. 1976)
  • 2008-01-10 Maila Nurmi [Syrjäniemi], Finnish-American actress (The Vampira Show), dies at 85
  • 2008-01-19 Suzanne Pleshette, American actress (b. 1937)
  • 2008-02-01 Shell Kepler [Michelle Alaine Kepler], American actress (General Hospital), dies from renal failure at 49
  • 2008-02-07 Tamara Desni [Brodsky], German-born British actress (The Green Finger, Hell's Cargo), dies from natural causes at 97
  • 2008-02-08 Eva Dahlbeck, Swedish actress (Brink of Life, Dreams, A Lesson in Love), dies of infection and Alzheimer's disease at 87
  • 2008-02-15 Ashley Callie, South African actress (b. 1976)
  • 2008-02-18 Mihaela Mitrache, Romanian actress, (b. 1955)
  • 2008-02-19 Lydia Shum, Hong Kong comedian and actress (b. 1945)
  • 2008-02-20 Emily Perry, English Actress (b. 1907)
  • 2008-03-04 Elena Nathanael, Greek film actress (b. 1941)
  • 2008-03-04 Semka Sokolovic-Bertok, Yugoslavian-born Croatian actress (b. 1935)
  • 2008-05-02 Beverlee McKinsey, American actress (b. 1940)
  • 2008-05-10 Jessie Jacobs, Australian Actress (b. 1990)
  • 2008-06-17 Cyd Charisse [Tula Finklea], American dancer and actress (Singin' in the Rain), dies at 86
  • 2008-06-25 Alla Kazanskaya, Russian stage and film actress (Burnt by the Sun), dies at 88
  • 2008-07-02 Elizabeth Spriggs, English-Born Actress (b. 1929)
  • 2008-07-04 Evelyn Keyes, American actress (Gone with the Wind), dies at 91

Person of interestEstelle Getty

2008-07-22 Estelle Getty, American actress (The Golden Girls, The Golden Palace), dies of Lewy body disease at 84

Actress Estelle Getty
Estelle Getty
  • 2008-07-28 Susan Tamim, Lebanese singer and actress, murdered (b. 1977)
  • 2008-09-06 Anita Page, American silent screen actress ((Our Dancing Daughters), dies at 98
  • 2008-09-24 Irene Dailey, American actress (Another World, Grissom Gang), dies of colon cancer at 88
  • 2008-10-02 Choi Jin-sil, South Korean actress (b. 1968)
  • 2008-10-08 Eileen Herlie [Herlihy], Scottish-American actress (All My Children, The Angel with the Trumpet), dies of complications from pneumonia at 90
  • 2008-10-15 Edie Adams [Edith Enke], American businesswoman, singer, actress and comedian (Murial Cigar), dies at 81
  • 2008-12-05 Nina Foch, Dutch-American actress (The Ten Commandments, Spartacus, An American in Paris), dies from complications of myelodysplastic syndrome at 84
  • 2008-12-05 Beverly Garland [Fessenden], American actress (My Three Sons, Scarecrow and Mrs. King), dies at 82
  • 2008-12-11 Maddie Blaustein, American voice actress (b. 1960)
  • 2008-12-13 Kathy Staff [Minnie Higginbottom], British actress (Mary Reilly, Last of the Summer Wine, Open All Hours), dies from a brain tumour at 80
  • 2008-12-18 Majel Barrett, American actress and producer (Star Trek), and the widow of Gene Roddenberry, dies at 76
  • 2008-12-20 Dorothy Sarnoff, American operatic soprano, Broadway actress (Rosalinda), author and pioneer of the self-help movement (Speech Can Change Your Life, Speech Dynamics), dies at 94
  • 2008-12-25 Eartha Kitt, American singer (Santa Baby), dancer, comedian, actress and activist (Catwoman-Batman), dies at 81
  • 2009-01-03 Olga San Juan, American actress, dancer and comedian (Variety Girl, 1 Touch of Venus), dies at 81
  • 2009-01-18 Kathleen Byron, British actress (Abdication, Profile, Saving Private Ryan), dies of breast cancer at 88
  • 2009-02-13 Gianna Maria Canale, Italian actress (Go For Broke), dies at 81
  • 2009-02-26 Wendy Richard, English actress (b. 1943)
  • 2009-03-07 Jang Ja-yeon, South Korean actress (b. 1982)
  • 2009-03-13 Betsy Blair [Elizabeth Boger], American actress (Marty, A Double Life), dies at 85

Person of interestNatasha Richardson

2009-03-18 Natasha Richardson, English actress (Gothic, Handmaid's Tale), dies of a traumatic brain injury at 45

  • 2009-04-18 Stephanie Parker, Welsh actress (b. 1987)
  • 2009-04-27 Woo Seung-yeon, South Korean actress and model (b. 1983)
  • 2009-05-04 Jane Randolph, American actress (Cat People, Railroaded!), dies of complications after hip surgery at 93
  • 2009-05-20 Lucy Gordon, British model and actress (b. 1980)
  • 2009-05-21 Joan Alexander [Louise Abrass], American actress (The New Adventures of Superman, The Tales of Hoffmann), dies of an intestinal ailment at 94

Person of interestFarrah Fawcett

2009-06-25 Farrah Fawcett, American actress (Charlie's Angels, The Burning Bed), dies of anal cancer at 62

  • 2009-06-27 Gale Storm [Josephine Owaissa Cottle], American singer and actress (My Little Margie, Gale Storm Show), dies at 87
  • 2009-07-01 Mollie Sugden, English actress (b. 1922)
  • 2009-07-04 Brenda Joyce [Betty Graffina Leabo], American actress (Tarzan, The Rains Came), dies of complications from pneumonia at 92
  • 2009-09-01 Jang Jin-young, South Korean actress (b. 1974)
  • 2009-09-29 Sperantza Vrana, Greek actress (b. 1926 or 1932)
  • 2009-10-11 Veronika Neugebauer, German actress and voice actress (b. 1969)
  • 2009-12-02 Maggie Jones, English actress (b. 1934)

Person of interestJennifer Jones

2009-12-17 Jennifer Jones [Phyllis Isley], American actress (Farewell to Arms), dies of natural causes at 90

  • 2009-12-20 Brittany Murphy, American actress (b. 1977)
  • 2009-12-20 Mairoon Ali, Trinidadian comedienne and actress (b. 1954)
  • 2010-01-22 Jean Simmons, British actress (Thorn Birds, Guys & Dolls), dies at 80
  • 2010-01-27 Zelda Rubinstein, American actress (b. 1933)
  • 2010-02-03 Frances Reid, American actress (Days of Our Lives, The Andromeda Strain), dies at 95
  • 2010-02-17 Kathryn Grayson [Zelma Hedrick], American vocalist and actress (Anchors Aweigh, Kiss Me Kate), dies of natural causes at 88
  • 2010-03-04 Nan Martin, American actress (b. 1927)
  • 2010-03-28 June Havoc Ellen Evangeline Hovick], Canadian-born American stage and screen actress, dies at 97
  • 2010-03-31 Shirley Mills, American actress (b. 1926)
  • 2010-04-10 Dixie Carter, an American actress (b.1939)