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House of Cards in History

Events in Film & TV

Film release premierFilm Release

2013-02-01 "House of Cards", starring Kevin Spacey as Frank Underwood and Robin Wright as his wife, is released on Netflix

Actor Kevin Spacey
Actor
Kevin Spacey
Actress Robin Wright
Actress
Robin Wright
Actress Kate Mara
Actress
Kate Mara

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • 1910-03-03 Kittens Reichert [Catherine Alma Reichert], American silent screen child actor [House of Cards, Les Misérables], born in Yonkers, New York (d. 1990)
  • 1923-04-29 Maxine Audley, British actress (Peeping Tom, Ricochet, House of Cards), born in London, England (d. 1992)
  • 1934-04-07 Ian Richardson, Scottish actor (Francis Urquhart in the BBC's House of Cards), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 2007) [1]
  • 1958-08-18 Reginald "Reg" E. Cathey, American actor (The Wire, Oz, House of Cards), born in Huntsville, Alabama (d. 2018)

Person of interestKevin Spacey

1959-07-26 Kevin Spacey, American actor (American Beauty, House of Cards), born in South Orange, New Jersey

  • 1959-12-29 Patricia Clarkson, American actress (House Of Cards; Pieces Of April; The Station Agent), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

Person of interestRobin Wright

1966-04-08 Robin Wright, American actress (Princess Bride, House of Cards), born in Dallas, Texas

Actress Robin Wright
Actress
Robin Wright
  • 1972-06-30 Molly Parker, Canadian actress (House of Cards), born in Maple Ride, British Columbia
  • 1978-06-12 Shiloh Strong, American actor (Maybe This Time, House of Cards), born in San Francisco, California

Person of interestKate Mara

1983-02-27 Kate Mara, American actress (House of Cards, 24), born in Bedford, New York

Actress Kate Mara
Actress
Kate Mara

Deaths in Film & TV

  • 1990-01-11 Kittens Reichert [Catherine Alma Reichert], American silent screen child actor [House of Cards, Les Misérables], dies at 79
  • 1992-07-23 Maxine Audley, British actress (Peeping Tom, Ricochet, House of Cards), dies at 69
  • 2007-02-09 Ian Richardson, Scottish actor (Francis Urquhart in the BBC's House of Cards), dies in his sleep of a great attack at 72 [1]
  • 2018-02-09 Reginald "Reg" E Cathey, American actor (The Wire, Oz, House of Cards), dies of lung cancer at 59