Actresses in History (Part 18)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1701 - 1,800 of 5,247

  • 1940-08-19 Jill St John, [Oppenheim], actress (Diamonds are Forever), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1940-09-02 Beverly Sanders, actress (Lotsa Luck, CPO Sharkey), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1940-09-03 Pauline Collins, actress (Shirley Valentine), born in London, England
  • 1940-09-06 Jackie Trent, English singer-songwriter (Neighbours theme) and actress, born in Newcastle-under-Lyme (d. 2015)
  • 1940-09-12 Linda Gray, actress (Sue Ellen Ewing-Dallas), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1940-09-12 Susan Sennett, actress (Big Bad Mama), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1940-09-22 Anna Karina, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Alphaville)
  • 1940-10-06 Ellen Travolta, actress (Grease, Charles in Charge), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1940-10-14 Pat Finley, actress (Ellen Hartley-Bob Newhart Show), born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • 1940-10-21 Julie Parrish, Middlesboro Ky, actress (Good Morning World, Capitol)
  • 1940-11-05 Elke Sommer, [Elke Schletz], actress (A Shot in the Dark, The Oscar), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1940-12-02 Constance "Connie" Booth, American writer, actress, comedienne and psychotherapist (Fawlty Towers, Monty Python and the Holy Grail), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 1940-12-08 Jenny Linden, English actress (Hedda, Dr Who & the Daleks)
  • 1940-12-11 Donna Mills, American actress (Knots Landing, Incident), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1940-12-13 Edith Clever, Wuppertal Germany, actress (Parsifal, L'Adolescente)
  • 1940-12-24 Sharon Farrell, Sioux City, Iowa, American actress (Lori-Hawaii 5-0, Young & Restless)
  • 1941-01-03 Shima Iwashita, actress (Red Lion, Hara-Kiri, Double Suicide)

Person of interestFaye Dunaway

1941-01-14 Faye Dunaway, American actress (Chinatown, Bonnie & Clyde), born in Bascom, Florida

Actress Faye Dunaway
Actress
Faye Dunaway
  • 1941-01-18 Iva Zanicchi, actress (Ragazza Tutta d'Oro)
  • 1941-01-31 Jessica Walter, American actress (Play Misty For Me, Arrested Development), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1941-02-03 Bridget Hanley, American actress (Here Come the Brides), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1941-02-06 Gigi Perreau, actress (Journey to Center of Time), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1941-02-09 Sheila James Kuehl, politician/actress (Zelda-Dobie Gillis)
  • 1941-02-15 Florinda Bolkan [Bulcão], Brazilian model and actress (Damned, Last Valley, Word), born in Uruburetama, Brazil
  • 1941-02-24 Joanie Sommers, American singer and actress
  • 1941-02-25 Susan Browning, Baldwin NY, actress (Pat-Mary Hartman)
  • 1941-03-06 Karyn Kupcinet, American actress (Carol-Gertrude Berg Show), born in Karyn Kupcinet (d. 1963)
  • 1941-04-07 Cornelia Frances [Zulver], British-Australian actress (Home and Away), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2018)
  • 1941-04-09 Hannah Gordon, actress (Oh Alfie)

Person of interestJulie Christie

1941-04-14 Julie Christie, British actress (Darling, Doctor Zhivago), born in Chukua, Assam, India

  • 1941-04-28 Ann-Margret, Valsjobya Sweden, actress (Bye Bye Birdie, Tommy)
  • 1941-05-01 Barbara Barendrecht, [BHM Wurfbain], actress (Dirty Picture)
  • 1941-05-06 Ghena Dimitrova, actress (Nabucco)
  • 1941-05-13 Senta Berger, actress (Cast a Giant Shadow), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1941-05-15 Lainie Kazan, singer/actress (Lust in the Dust, Beaches), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1941-05-17 Grace Zabriskie, American actress
  • 1941-05-18 Miriam Margolyes, English actress (Babe, Romeo and Juliet), born in Oxford
  • 1941-05-18 Diane McBain, actress (Surfside Six, Spinout, Donner Pass), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1941-05-27 Davina Phillips, actress
  • 1941-05-28 Beth Howland, actress (Vera - Alice, Company), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2015)
  • 1941-06-19 Marlene Warfield, American actress (Victoria-Maude), born in Queens, New York
  • 1941-06-21 Pia J Barendrecht, Indonesian/Dutch actress (Pinokkio)
  • 1941-06-30 Micki Grant, American singer, composer and actress, 1st African Amerian woman to direct on Broadway, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1941-07-13 Jacques Perrin, actress (Cinema Paradiso, 317th Platoon), born in Paris, France
  • 1941-07-13 Lut[guard] Tomsin, actress/director (Knock on the Door)
  • 1941-08-12 Deborah Walley, actress (Mothers-in-Law, Beach Blanket), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • 1941-08-12 Jennifer Warren, American actress (Slap Shot, Fatal Beauty, Mutant), born in NYC, New York
  • 1941-08-13 Erin Fleming, Canadian actress (d. 2003)
  • 1941-08-26 Akiko Wakabayashi, Japanese actress
  • 1941-09-04 Joanna Van Gyseghem, English actress
  • 1941-09-18 Mariangela Melato, actress (Flash Gordon, Summer Night), born in Milan, Italy
  • 1941-09-26 Martine Beswick, English actress (Dr Jekyll & Sister Hyde), born in Port Antonio, Jamaica
  • 1941-11-05 Patricia Harty, actress (Occasional Wife, Blondie), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1941-11-21 Juliet Mills, actress (Nanny & the Professor, QB VII), born in London, England
  • 1941-11-28 Laura Antonelli, actress (Wifemistress, Divine Nymph), born in Pola, Italy
  • 1941-12-10 Fionnula Flanagan, actress (Rich Man Poor Man), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1941-12-12 Liesbeth List, Dutch actress/vocalist (Theodorakis)
  • 1941-12-13 Anouska Hempel, Forbes NZ, actress (Tiffany Jones)
  • 1941-12-23 Elizabeth Hartman, actress (Walking Tall, Beguilled), born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • 1941-12-31 Sarah Miles, Essex England, actress (Ryan's Hope, Big Sleep, Venom)
  • 1942-01-05 Dany Sava [Danielle Savalle], French actress (Moon Pilot), born in Paris, France
  • 1942-01-08 Yvette Mimieux, American actress (Time Machine, Where the Boys Are), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1942-01-09 K Callan, actress (Joe's World, Martha-Lois & Clark), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1942-01-17 Nancy Parsons, American actress (d. 2001)
  • 1942-01-19 Shelley Fabares, American actress (Donna Reed Show, Coach), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1942-01-26 Souad Hosni, Egyptian actress (d. 2001)
  • 1942-01-29 Robin Morgan, American poet, author, political theorist, academic, and former child actor (Dagmar-Mama), born in Lake Worth, Florida
  • 1942-01-31 Daniela Bianchi, Italian actress
  • 1942-02-13 Carol Lynley, American actress (Night Stalker, Fantasy Island, Immortal), born in NYC, New York
  • 1942-02-21 Margarethe Von Trotta, actress/director (Marianne), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1942-03-14 Rita Tushingham, English actress (Green Eyes, Doctor Zhivago), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1942-03-29 Julie Goodyear, English television actress (Bet Lynch-Coronation Street), born in Bury, England
  • 1942-04-03 Marsha Mason, American actress (Blume in Love, Cinderella Liberty), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1942-04-06 Anita Pallenberg, Italian model and actress credited as the muse of the Rolling Stones, born in Rome, Italy (d. 2017)
  • 1942-04-07 Edda Barends, actress (Arthur & Eva)
  • 1942-04-23 Sandra Dee, [Zuck], actress (Gidget, Imitation of Life), born in Bayonne, New Jersey

Person of interestBarbra Streisand

1942-04-24 Barbra Streisand, American singer, actress and award winner (People), born in Brooklyn, New York

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • 1942-04-26 Claudine Auger, Miss France (1958)/actress (Thunderball), born in Paris, France
  • 1942-05-03 Lynn Farleigh, English actress (Lovers of Their Time), born in Bristol, England
  • 1942-05-05 Amy Hill, American comedian and actress (Grandma-Seinfeld, Pauly Shore), born in Deadwood, South Dakota
  • 1942-05-22 Barbara Parkins, actress (Betty-Peyton Place, Asylum), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1942-06-02 Marie Cheatham, Oklahoma, actress (Search for Tomorrow, Guiding Light)
  • 1942-06-03 Anita Harris, singer/actress (Follow that Camel)
  • 1942-06-24 Michele Lee, American actress and singer (Karen-Knots Landing, Love Bug), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1942-07-01 Genevieve Bujold, actress (King of Hearts, Choose Me, Coma), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1942-07-07 Carmen Duncan, Australian actress
  • 1942-07-09 Edy Williams, American actress (Dr Minx), born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1942-07-21 Patricia Elliott, actress (Renee-Empire, One Life to Live), born in Gunnison Colorado (d. 2015)
  • 1942-07-27 Barbara Ferris, English actress (Nice Girl Like Me), born in London, England
  • 1942-07-29 Sharon Gans, actress (Slaughterhouse 5)
  • 1942-08-25 Imogen Hassall, English actress (Countess of Cleavage-Carry on Loving), born in Surrey England (d. 1980)
  • 1942-08-31 Carole Wells, actress (Pistols 'n' Petticoats), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1942-09-11 Lola Falana [Loletha Elayne], American singer and actress (Golden Boy, A Man Called Adam), born in Camden, New Jersey
  • 1942-09-16 Linda G Miller, American actress (Night of the Juggler, Mississippi), born in NYC, New York
  • 1942-09-19 Freda Payne, American singer and actress, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1942-09-29 Donna Corcoran, Quincy Mass, actress (Man Without a Star)
  • 1942-09-29 Madeline Kahn, actress (Young Frankenstein, High Anxiety), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1942-10-04 Jenny Arean, [Joanna Klarenbeek], Dutch actress (Paul Chevrolet)
  • 1942-10-06 Britt Ekland, actress (Wicker Man, Asylum), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1942-10-12 Daliah Lavi [Levinbuck], Israeli actress (Casino Royale, Lord Jim), born in Haifa, British Palestine (d. 2017)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1701 - 1,800 of 1,821

  • 2013-11-13 Barbara Lawrence, American model, actress, and real estate agent (Oklahoma!, A Letter to Three Wives), dies of kidney failure at 83
  • 2013-11-30 Jean Kent [Joan Summerfield], British actress (Caravan, Bond Street), dies from complications from a fall at 92
  • 2013-12-09 Eleanor Parker, American actress (Caged, Detective Story, Hans Brinker), dies from pneumonia at 91
  • 2013-12-10 Rossana Podestà, Italian actress, dies at 79
  • 2013-12-12 Audrey Totter, American actress (Carpetbaggers, Set-Up, The Unsuspected), dies from a stroke at 95

Person of interestJoan Fontaine

2013-12-15 Joan Fontaine, British-American actress, dies of natural causes at 96

Actress Joan Fontaine
Actress
Joan Fontaine
  • 2014-01-05 Carmen Zapata, American actress (Hagen, Viva Valdez, Man & the City), dies at 86

Person of interestShirley Temple

2014-02-10 Shirley Temple, American actress and diplomat, famous 1930s child star (Bright Eyes, Heidi), dies of natural causes at 85

Actress and Diplomat Shirley Temple
Actress and Diplomat
Shirley Temple
  • 2014-03-06 Sheila MacRae, British-born actress (Jackie Gleason Show), dies at 92
  • 2014-03-30 Kate O'Mara, English actress (Dynasty) and writer, dies at 74
  • 2014-05-12 Cornell Borchers, German actress (The Big Lift, Floodtide, Istanbul), dies at 89
  • 2014-09-20 Polly Bergen [Nellie Burgin], American actress, singer, television host, and writer (Rhoda-Winds of War, The Helen Morgan Story), dies of natural causes at 84
  • 2014-10-01 Lynsey de Paul, British singer and actress (Sugar Me), dies from a brain hemorrhage at 66
  • 2014-10-20 Lili Carati, Miss Italy 1975 and actress (Alcove), dies at 58
  • 2014-11-06 Carole Mathews [Jean Deifel], American actress (The Californians, Swamp Women), dies at 94
  • 2014-12-09 Mary Ann Mobley, American model/actress, dies from breast cancer at 77
  • 2014-12-21 Billie Whitelaw, English actress, dies at 82
  • 2014-12-30 Yolande Donlan, British-American actress (Jigsaw, Expresso Bongo, Penny Princess), dies at 94

Person of interestLuise Rainer

2014-12-30 Luise Rainer, German and American actress, - 1st actor to win multiple Academy Awards (1936, 1937), dies at 104

Actress Luise Rainer
Actress
Luise Rainer
  • 2015-01-08 Virginia "Patsy" Garrett, American singer and actress (Nanny & the Professor, Fred Waring's Pleasure Time), dies at 93
  • 2015-01-19 Anne Kirkbride, English Actress (Deirdre in Coronation Street), dies of breast cancer at 60
  • 2015-01-21 Pauline Yates, British actress (The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin), dies at 85
  • 2015-01-30 Geraldine McEwan, English actress (Agatha Christie's Miss Marple), dies at 82
  • 2015-01-31 Lizabeth Scott [Emma Matzo], American actress (Desert Fury, Dark City), dies of heart failure at 92
  • 2015-03-21 Jackie Trent, English singer-songwriter (Neighbours theme) and actress, dies at 74
  • 2015-04-26 Jayne Meadows, American actress (Dark Delusion, David and Bathsheba) and wife of Steve Allen, dies of natural causes at 95
  • 2015-04-27 Suzanne Crough, American child actress (The Partridge Family), dies at 52
  • 2015-05-01 Grace Lee Whitney, American singer and actress (Yeoman Rand-Star Trek), dies at 85
  • 2015-05-09 Elizabeth Wilson, American screen and stage actress (Doc, East Side/West Side), dies at 94
  • 2015-05-23 Anne Meara, American comedian and actress (Stiller & Meara, Archie's Place, The Other Woman), mother of Ben Stiller, dies at 85
  • 2015-05-29 Betsy Palmer [Patricia Betsy Hrunek], American actress (Mr Roberts, Friday the 13th), dies at 88
  • 2015-06-12 Monica Lewis, American jazz singer and film actress (Box Office, Affair with a Stranger), dies at 93
  • 2015-06-22 Laura Antonelli, Italian actress (Wifemistress, Divine Nymph), dies at 73
  • 2015-06-23 Magali Noël [Guiffray], French actress and singer, dies at 83
  • 2015-07-03 Diana Douglas, Bermudian-born American actress (The Indian Fighter), dies at 92
  • 2015-08-03 Coleen Gray [Doris Bernice Jensen], American actress (Apache Drums, The Killing), dies at 92
  • 2015-08-17 Yvonne Craig, American actress (Batgirl), dies at 78
  • 2015-08-20 Melody Patterson, American actress (F Troop) dies at 66
  • 2015-08-21 Anna Kashfi [Joan O'Callaghan], Welsh actress and 1st wife of Marlon Barando, dies at 80
  • 2015-08-23 Jean Darling, American child actress (Our Gang), dies at 93
  • 2015-09-03 Judy Carne, English comedienne and actress (Laugh-In), dies at 76
  • 2015-09-05 Setsuko Hara, Japanese Actress (Late Spring, Tokyo Story), dies of pneumonia at 95
  • 2015-10-12 Joan Leslie, American actress (High Sierra, Yankee Doodle Dandy), dies at 90
  • 2015-10-17 Danièle Delorme [Gabrielle Girard], French actress (Pardon My Affair), dies at 89
  • 2015-10-24 Maureen O'Hara [FitzSimons], Irish-American actress and singer (Miracle on 34th St, The Quiet Man), dies at 95
  • 2015-10-27 Betsy Drake, French-born American actress and writer (Every Girl Should be Married), dies at 92
  • 2015-11-28 Marjorie Lord [Wollenberg], American actress (Make Room for Daddy, Sherlock Holmes in Washington), dies of natural causes at 97
  • 2015-12-05 Marília Pêra, Brazilian actress (Better Days Ahead, Pixote), dies of lung cancer at 72
  • 2015-12-06 Holly Woodlawn, transgender Puerto Rican actress (Warhol films), dies at 69
  • 2015-12-20 Patricia Elliott, American actress (Renee-Empire, One Life to Live), dies at 77
  • 2015-12-31 Beth Howland, American actress (Vera - Alice, Company), dies at 74
  • 2016-01-15 Noreen Corcoran, American actress (Bachelor Father), dies at 72
  • 2016-02-03 Mary Healy, American actress ( The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T, He Married his Wife), dies of natural causes at 96
  • 2016-02-15 Denise Matthews "Vanity", singer (Prince protege) and actress (52 Pick Up), dies at 57
  • 2016-03-01 Martha Wright, American actress and singer (South Pacific, The Martha Wright Show), dies at 92
  • 2016-03-13 Adrienne Corri, British actress (River, Doctor Zhivago), dies at 85
  • 2016-03-22 Rita Gam, American actress (Night People, Hannibal), dies at 88
  • 2016-03-29 Patty Duke, American actress (The Miracle Worker), dies at 69
  • 2016-04-04 Chus Lampreave [María Jesús Lampreave Pérez], Spanish actress (Volver, Belle Époque), dies at 85
  • 2016-04-12 Anne Jackson, American stage actress (Twice Around the Park), dies at 90

Person of interestDoris Roberts

2016-04-17 Doris Roberts, American actress (Everybody Loves Raymond), dies at 90

Actress Doris Roberts
Actress
Doris Roberts
  • 2016-04-20 Victoria Wood, British comedian and actress, dies of cancer at 62
  • 2016-04-22 Madeleine Sherwood, Canadian actress (Mother Superior - Flying Nun), dies at 93
  • 2016-05-16 Julia Meade [Kunz], American actress and TV hostess (Spotlight Playhouse), dies at 90
  • 2016-06-06 Theresa Saldana, American actress (Raging Bull), dies at 62
  • 2016-06-12 Janet Waldo, American radio and actress (Judy Jetson, Shazzan, Penelope Pitstop), dies at 97
  • 2016-06-14 Ann Morgan Guilbert, American actress (The Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 87
  • 2016-07-02 Caroline Aherne, British comedienne, writer and actress (The Royale Family), dies of cancer at 52
  • 2016-07-03 Noel Neill, American actress (Adventures of Superman), dies at 95
  • 2016-07-30 Gloria DeHaven, American musical actress (Step Lively), dies at 91
  • 2016-09-17 Charmian Carr, American actress (The Sound of Music), dies at 73
  • 2016-10-14 Jean Alexander, English actress (Hilda Ogden on Coronation Street), dies at 90
  • 2016-10-31 Tammy Grimes, American stage actress (Unsinkable Molly Brown), dies at 82
  • 2016-11-12 Lupita Tovar, Mexican-born actress (Dracula), dies at 106
  • 2016-11-22 Florence Henderson, American actress and singer (Carol in The Brady Bunch), dies at 82
  • 2016-11-30 Alice Drummond, American actress (Awakenings), dies at 88
  • 2016-12-04 Margaret Whitton, American actress (Good & Evil, Major League), dies of cancer at 67
  • 2016-12-05 Jayaram Jayalalitha, Indian actress and politician, chief minister of Tamil Nadu, dies of a heart attack at 68
  • 2016-12-18 Zsa Zsa Gabor [Sari Gabor], Hungarian-born actress (Queen of Outer Space), dies at 99
  • 2016-12-20 Michèle Morgan, French actress (Passage to Marseille), dies at 96

Person of interestCarrie Fisher

2016-12-27 Carrie Fisher, American actress (Princess Leia in Star Wars, When Harry Met Sally...) and writer (Postcards from the Edge), dies at 60 four days after suffering a heart attack on a flight from London to Los Angeles

Actress Carrie Fisher
Actress
Carrie Fisher
  • 2016-12-28 Debbie Reynolds, American actress (Kathy Selden-Singin' in the Rain, The Unsinkable Molly Brown), dies of a stroke at 84 one day after her daughter Carrie Fisher also passed away

Person of interestMary Tyler Moore

2017-01-25 Mary Tyler Moore, American actress (The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Ordinary People), dies at 80

  • 2017-01-26 Barbara Hale, American actress (Della Street in Perry Mason), dies at 94
  • 2017-01-27 Emmanuelle Riva, French actress (Hiroshima Mon Amour), dies at 89
  • 2017-03-23 Lola Albright, American singer and actress (Delta Country, Kid Galahad, A Cold Wind in August), dies at 92
  • 2017-03-26 Darlene Cates, American actress (What's Eating Gilbert Grape), dies at 69
  • 2017-03-28 Christine Kaufmann, Austrian-born actress (Town Without Pity, Red Lips), dies at 72
  • 2017-03-28 Janine Sutto, French-Canadian actress and comedian (Guide de la petite vengeance), dies of natural causes at 95
  • 2017-04-22 Erin Moran, American actress (Happy Days, Joanie Loves Chachi), dies at 56
  • 2017-05-03 Daliah Lavi [Levinbuck], Israeli actress (Casino Royale, Lord Jim), dies at 74
  • 2017-05-22 Dina Merrill, American actress (Operation Petticoat, Butterfield 8), dies at 93
  • 2017-05-30 Elena Verdugo, American actress (Little Giant, Cavalier of the West), dies at 92
  • 2017-06-13 Anita Pallenberg, Italian model and actress credited as the muse of the Rolling Stones, dies of complications of hepatitis C. at 75
  • 2017-07-26 June Foray, American voice actress (Cinderella, Cindy Lou Who), dies at 99
  • 2017-07-31 Jeanne Moreau, French actress (Going Places, Jules & Jim), dies at 89
  • 2017-08-08 Barbara Cook, American stage singer and actress (Music Man), dies at 89
  • 2017-09-01 Novella Nelson, American actress (Antwone Fisher, Purlie, Chiefs), dies at 78
  • 2017-09-27 Anne Jeffreys [Annie Carmichael], American singer and actress (Dick Tracy, Topper, General Hospital), dies at 94
  • 2017-11-19 Della Reese [Delloreese Patricia Early], American singer and actress (Della Reese Show, Royal Family), dies at 86