Actresses in History (Part 20)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1901 - 2,000 of 5,359

  • 1943-12-20 Angel Tompkins, American actress (Gloria-Search), born in Albany, California
  • 1943-12-23 Elizabeth Hartman, American actress (A Patch of Blue, Beguilled), born in Youngstown, Ohio (d. 1987)
  • 1943-12-24 Christiane Schmidtmer, German actress (Ship of Fools), born in Mannheim, Germany (d. 2003)
  • 1943-12-25 Hanna Schygulla, Katowice Silesia, actress (Love is Colder than Death)
  • 1944-01-06 Bonnie Franklin, American actress (Ann-1 Day at a Time), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2013)
  • 1944-01-29 Barbara Moore, Wardell Mo, actress (Lisa Rogers-Man From UNCLE)
  • 1944-02-02 Katherine Crawford, actress (Gemini Man, Captains & Kings), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1944-02-03 Trisha Noble, Australian singer and actress
  • 1944-02-13 Stockard Channing, American actress (Grease, Big Bus, Without a Trace), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944-02-21 Kitty Winn, actress (Beacon Hill), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1944-02-22 E. J. Peaker, American actress (That's Life), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 1944-02-24 Sheila Larkin, American actress (Deborah-Storefront Lawyer), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1944-02-25 Karen Grassle, American actress (Caroline-Little House on Prairie), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1944-02-25 Kristina Holland, American actress (Tina-Courtship of Eddie's Father), born in Fayetteville, North Carolina
  • 1944-02-28 Kelly Bishop, CO, actress (Unmarried Woman, Advice to Lovelorn)
  • 1944-03-02 Katherine Crawford, actress (Captains & Kings, Gemini Man)
  • 1944-03-02 Uschi Glas, German actress
  • 1944-03-21 Marie-Christine Barrault, actress (Stardust Memories), born in Paris, France
  • 1944-03-25 Kelly Garrett, American actress and singer (The Night That Made America Famous), born in Chester, Pennsylvania (d. 2013)

Person of interestDiana Ross

1944-03-26 Diana Ross [Earle], American singer and actress (the Supremes, Lady Sings Blues, Mahogany), born in Detroit, Michigan

Singer and Actress Diana Ross
Singer and Actress
Diana Ross
  • 1944-04-01 Carol White, England, actress (Daddy's Gone a Hunting)
  • 1944-04-05 Willeke van Ammelrooy, Dutch actress (Cidke de Rat, Antonia), born in Amsterdam
  • 1944-04-30 Jill Clayburgh, American actress (Unmarried Woman, Semi-Tough), born in NYC, New York (d. 2010)
  • 1944-05-07 Sivi Aberg, Swedish actress (Batman TV show), born in Gävle, Sweden
  • 1944-05-07 Eva Norvind, Norwegian-Mexican actress, born in Trondheim, Norway (d. 2006)
  • 1944-05-10 Marie-France Pisier, Daclat, Vietnam, French actress and writer (Love on the Run, Cousin cousine)
  • 1944-05-14 Francesca Annis, actress (Madame Bovary, Dune), born in London, England
  • 1944-05-15 Gunilla Hutton, Goteborg Sweden, actress (Petticoat Junction)
  • 1944-05-28 Patricia Quinn, Lady Stephens, Northern-Irish actress, voice artist and singer (The Rocky Horror Picture Show), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1944-05-28 Faith Brown, British actress and impressionist
  • 1944-06-04 Michelle Phillips, American singer and actress (Mamas & Papas), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1944-06-09 Brigid Bazlen, American actress (Pam-Too Young to go Steady), born in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin (d. 1989)
  • 1944-06-12 Linda Foster, American actress (Doris-Hank), born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  • 1944-06-21 Corinna Tsopel, Greek actress (Man Called Horse) and Miss Universe 1964, born in Athens, Greece
  • 1944-07-12 Denise Nicholas, American actress (Room 222, Baby I'm Back), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1944-07-17 Catherine Schell [Katherina Freiin Schell von Bauschlott], Hungarian-born British actress (two Pink Panther films), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • 1944-07-18 Jonelle Allen, American actress (Bessie-Palmerstown USA, Berringers), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944-07-25 Mijanou van Baarzel, Dutch actress (Klaverweide-Alicia)
  • 1944-07-30 Frances de la Tour, English actress (Bejeweled, Wombling Free), born in Bovingdon, Hertfordshire, England
  • 1944-07-31 Geraldine Chaplin, American-born actress (Doctor Zhivago, 3 Musketeers) daughter of Charlie Chaplin, born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1944-07-31 Sherry Lansing, actress (China Syndrome, Black Rain), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1944-08-08 Brooke Bundy, American actress
  • 1944-08-12 Donna Michele, American actress (Beach Blanket Bingo) and Playboy playmate (Dec, 1963), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2004)
  • 1944-08-23 Lena Tabori, Swedish actress model and daughter of Viveca Lindfors, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1944-08-26 Cornelia J "Corry" Arends, Dutch actress (Fool's Hat)
  • 1944-09-04 Jennifer Salt, American actress (Sisters, Soap, Wedding Party), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1944-09-06 Linda Kaye Henning, American actress (Betty Joe-Petticoat Junction), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1944-09-06 Swoosie Kurtz, American actress (Slap Shot, Garp, Sisters), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1944-09-13 Jacqueline Bisset, English actress (Class, Deep, Secrets), born in Weybridge, Surrey, England
  • 1944-09-14 Joey Heatherton, American dancer and actress (Bluebeard), born in Rockville Center, New York
  • 1944-09-18 Rocío Jurado, Spanish singer and actress, born in Chipiona, Spain (d. 2006)
  • 1944-09-21 Fannie Flagg, American actress and comediene (Candid Camera), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1944-09-21 Susan Maureen Fleetwood, Scotland, actress (Krays, Sacrifice)
  • 1944-09-24 Diana Körner, German actress
  • 1944-10-04 Rocío Dúrcal, Spanish singer and actress (d. 2006)
  • 1944-10-14 Udo Kier, German actress (Warhol Dracula, Warhol Frankenstein), born in Lindenthal, Cologne, Germany
  • 1944-10-17 Carol Cole, West Medford Mass, actress (Ellie-Grady)
  • 1944-10-31 Sally Kirkland, American actress (Anna, Sting, Pvt Benjamin, Big Bad Mama), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944-11-02 Patrice Chereau, French opera director and actor (Danton), born in Lézigné, Maine-et-Loire, France (d. 2013)
  • 1944-11-24 Candy Darling [James Slattery], American transgender actress (Flesh, Women in Revolt), born in Queens, New York (d. 1974)
  • 1944-11-28 Rita Mae Brown, actress (Long Hot Summer, Slumber Party Massacre)
  • 1944-12-02 Cathy Lee Crosby, American actress (Coach, That's Incredible), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1944-12-10 Tisha Sterling, American actress (Coogan's Bluff), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1944-12-11 Lynda Day George, American actress (Casey-Mission Impossible), born in San Marcos, Texas
  • 1944-12-11 Teri Garr, American actress (Mr. Mom, Young Frankenstein), born in Lakewood, Ohio (or 1947)
  • 1944-12-20 Jean Fergusson, English actress, born in Wakefield, United Kingdom
  • 1944-12-26 Jane Lapotaire, British actress (Spirit of the Dead), born in Ipswich, Suffolk, England
  • 1945-01-10 Spider Sabich, American alpine skier (Olympics 1968; shot by actress Claudine Longet), born in Sacramento, California (d. 1976)
  • 1945-01-11 Christine Kaufmann, Austrian-born actress (Town Without Pity, Red Lips), born in Lendolf (d. 2017)
  • 1945-01-25 Leigh Taylor-Young, American actress (Peyton Place, Alice B Toklas), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1945-02-03 Willeke Alberti, [Verbruggen], Dutch vocalist/actress (Small Truth)
  • 1945-02-12 Maud Adams, Lulea Sweden, actress (Octopussy, Rollerball, Tattoo)
  • 1945-02-17 Brenda Fricker, actress (My Left Foot), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1945-02-17 Patricia Morrow, actress (Rita-Peyton Place)
  • 1945-02-22 Leslie Charleson, American actress (Monica-General Hospital), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1945-02-28 Mimsy Farmer, actress (Devil's Angel, Road to Salina), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1945-03-02 Joy Garrett, American actress (Jo Johnson-Days of Our Lives), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 1993)
  • 1945-03-03 Hattie Winston, actress (Nurse, Electric Company), born in Greenville, Mississippi
  • 1945-03-06 Anna Maria Horsford, American actress (Thelma Frye-Amen), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-03-10 Katharine Houghton, actress (Guess Who's Coming to Dinner), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1945-03-11 Tricia O'Neal, actress (Piranha Part II), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1945-03-18 Joy Fielding, Canadian novelist and actress, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1945-03-31 Valerie Curtin, American actress, writer, and producer
  • 1945-04-01 Heather Young, American actress (Land of the Giants), born in Bremerton
  • 1945-04-02 Linda Hunt, American actress (Bostonians, Eleni, Silverado), born in Morristown, New Jersey
  • 1945-04-03 Catherine Spaak, French actress (Libertine, Hotel, Circle of Love), born in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France
  • 1945-04-04 Caroline McWilliams, American actress (Sally-Soap, Marcy-Benson), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1945-04-21 Diana Darvey, British actress, singer and dancer (d. 2000)
  • 1945-05-07 Robin Strasser, American actress (Dorian-One Life to Live, Another World), born in NYC, New York
  • 1945-05-12 Linda Carlson, American actress (Bev-Newhart, Katie-Kaz), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • 1945-05-23 Lauren Chapin, actress (Kathy-Father Knows Best)
  • 1945-05-24 Priscilla Presley, American actress (Jenna-Dallas, Naked Gun), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1945-05-30 Meredith MacRae, actress (Petticoat Junction, My 3 Sons), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1945-06-04 Margaret Impert, American actress (Maggie, Spencer's Pilots), born in Horseheads North, New York
  • 1945-06-11 Adrienne Barbeau, American actress (Maude, Swamp Thing), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1945-06-15 Nicola Pagett, British actress (Oliver's Story, Privates on Parade), born in Cairo, Egypt
  • 1945-07-17 Fenneken Fockema Andreae, Dutch actress (Sea Gull)
  • 1945-07-21 Leigh Lawson, English actress (Fire & Sword, Charlie Boy), born in Atherston, England
  • 1945-07-21 Lydia Shum, Hong Kong comedian and actress (d. 2008)
  • 1945-07-25 Donna Theodore, American actress and singer (Hollywood Talent Scouts), born in Pleasanton, California

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 1901 - 1,905 of 1,905

  • 2020-07-17 Zizi Jeanmaire, French dancer, singer and actress (Carmen), dies at 96
  • 2020-07-21 Annie Ross, British-American jazz singer (Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - "Twisted") and actress, dies from emphysema and heart disease, at 89
  • 2020-07-25 Olivia de Havilland, American actress (All the King's Men, The Adventures of Robin Hood, Gone with the Wind), dies at 104
  • 2020-09-10 Diana Rigg, English actress (Emma Peel-Avengers, Game of Thrones), dies at 82
  • 2020-09-12 Barbara Jefford, British stage actress (James Joyce's Ulysses), dies at 90