Here are 50 famous actors from the world died in 1961:
Leonard Marx (March 22, 1887 New York City-October 11, 1961 Hollywood) also known as Chico Marx, Leonard "Chico" Marx or Chico was an American actor, comedian and bandleader. His child is called Maxine Marx.
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Jay Wilsey (February 6, 1896 Hillsdale-October 25, 1961 Los Angeles) also known as Wilbert Jay Wilsey, Buffalo Bill Jr., J. Wilsey, Jay Wilsie or Buffalo Bill Junior was an American actor, stunt performer and film director.
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William Duncan (December 16, 1879 Dundee-February 7, 1961 Hollywood) was a Scottish film director and actor.
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Ben Corbett (February 6, 1892 Hudson-May 19, 1961 Hollywood) also known as Benny Corbet, Benjamin Corbett, Bennie Corbett, Benny Corbett, Beny Corbett, Smiling Ben Corbett, Ben Corbitt or Smiley was an American actor and stunt performer.
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Alfréd Deésy (September 22, 1877 Dej-July 18, 1961 Budapest) otherwise known as Alfred Kempf Dezsi, Alfred Kämpf, Désy Alfréd or Alfréd Kämpf was a film director, actor and screenwriter.
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Charles Coburn (June 19, 1877 Macon-August 30, 1961 New York City) also known as Charles Douville Coburn was an American actor. He had seven children, Stephanie Coburn, Charlie Coburn, John Coburn, Marg Coburn, Margaret Coburn, Holly Coburn and Samuel Coburn.
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Wally Brown (October 9, 1904 Malden-November 13, 1961 Los Angeles) also known as Wallace Brown was an American comedian and actor.
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George Formby (May 26, 1904 Wigan-March 6, 1961 Preston, Lancashire) also known as George Formby, Jr., Formby, George, George Fotmby, George Hoy Booth, Ukulele George, George Hoy, George Formby, OBE or George Formby Jr. was a British singer-songwriter, comedian, actor and musician.
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Alberto Talegalli (October 2, 1913 Spoleto-July 17, 1961 Fossato di Vico) was an Italian actor and screenwriter.
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Friedrich Domin (May 15, 1902 Bytom-December 18, 1961 Munich) was a German actor.
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Walter Franck (April 16, 1896 Hüttensteinach-August 10, 1961 Garmisch-Partenkirchen) also known as Walter Frank was a German actor.
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Arthur Devère (June 24, 1883 Brussels-September 23, 1961 Brussels) also known as Arthur Opdeweerdt, Arthur Devere, Devere or Devère was a Belgian actor.
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Hampe Faustman (July 3, 1919 Stockholm-August 26, 1961 Sweden) a.k.a. Erik Hampe Faustman, Erik "Hampe" Faustman or Erik Faustman was a Swedish actor, film director and screenwriter.
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Léon Larive (June 28, 1886 Paris-July 20, 1961 Paris) also known as Leon Larive, Léon Larrive, Larive, Larrive or Léon François Larive was a French actor.
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Leo Carrillo (August 6, 1881 Los Angeles-September 10, 1961 Santa Monica) also known as Leopoldo Antonio Carrillo or Leo Carillo was an American actor, cartoonist and conservationist. He had one child, Marie Antoinette Carrillo.
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Jeff Chandler (December 15, 1918 Brooklyn-June 17, 1961 Culver City) also known as Ira Grossel or Big Gray was an American actor and singer. He had two children, Jamie Tucker and Dana Grossel.
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Ernest Thesiger (January 15, 1879 London-January 14, 1961 London) a.k.a. Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger, Ernst Thesiger or Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger CBE was a British actor.
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George Melford (February 19, 1877 Rochester-April 25, 1961 Hollywood) otherwise known as George H. Melford, G.W. Melford, Uncle George, The Old Man, Whispering George, George Henry Knauff, George Knauff Melford, Melford or George Melford's Production of was an American screenwriter, film director, actor, film producer and blacksmith.
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Henry O'Neill (August 10, 1891 Orange-May 18, 1961 Hollywood) otherwise known as Henry O'Neil or Pop was an American actor and singer.
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Hauk Aabel (April 21, 1869 Førde-December 12, 1961 Oslo) also known as Hauk Erlendssøn Aabel or Hauk Erlendsson Aabel was a Norwegian comedian and actor. His child is called Per Aabel.
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George Ferguson (February 10, 1890 Boston-October 1, 1961 New Jersey) was an American actor. He had two children, Milton Hart Ferguson and Dalton Hart Ferguson.
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Walter Stull (January 27, 1879 Nebraska-June 10, 1961 Los Angeles) was an American film director and actor.
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Harry Gribbon (June 9, 1885 New York City-July 28, 1961 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Harry Peter Gribbon, Silk Hat Harry or Rubber-faced Harry was an American actor.
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George B. French (April 14, 1883 Storm Lake-June 9, 1961 Hollywood) also known as George French was an American actor.
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Fred Kelsey (August 20, 1884 Sandusky-September 2, 1961 Hollywood) a.k.a. Frederick Alvin Kelsey, Fred A. Kelsey, H. Kelsley, F. A. Kelsey, Frederick Alvin "Fred" Kelsey, F.A. Kelsey or Fred Kelsy was an American film director, actor and screenwriter. He had one child, Robert Miller Kelsey.
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Lee Moran (June 23, 1888 Chicago-April 24, 1961 Woodland Hills) was an American screenwriter, film director, actor and writer. His child is called Mary Jane Moran.
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Fred Sanborn (November 23, 1899 Haverhill-March 9, 1961 Los Angeles) otherwise known as Freddie Sanborn was an American actor.
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Max Hansen (December 22, 1897 Mannheim-November 12, 1961 Copenhagen) a.k.a. Max Josef Hansen, Max Josef Haller or The Little Caruso was a Danish singer, actor, comedian and cabaret artist. He had two children, Ann-Mari Max Hansen and Max Hansen Jr..
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Wallis Clark (March 2, 1882 Essex-February 14, 1961 North Hollywood) also known as Wallis H. Clark, Wallace Clark, Wally Clark, Wallis Clarke or Wally Clarke was a British actor and engineer. He had one child, Wallis H. Clark, Jr..
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Michael Shepley (September 29, 1907 Plymouth-September 28, 1961 London) otherwise known as Michael Shepley-Smitth or Michael Shepley-Smith was a British actor.
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Alan Marshal (January 29, 1909 Sydney-July 13, 1961 Chicago) otherwise known as Alan Marshall or Alan Willey was an American actor. His child is called Kit Marshal.
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Cliff Nazarro (January 31, 1904 New Haven-February 18, 1961 Ventura County) was an American actor and comedian.
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James Raglan (January 6, 1901 Redhill-November 15, 1961 London) was an English actor.
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Aribert Wäscher (December 1, 1895 Flensburg-December 14, 1961 Berlin) a.k.a. Robert Ernst Wilhelm Wäscher or Aribert Waescher was a German actor. He had one child, Aribert Wäscher.
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Jack Livesey (June 11, 1901 Barry, Vale of Glamorgan-October 12, 1961 Burbank) a.k.a. Jack Livesy was a British actor.
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Paul Richter (April 1, 1887 Vienna-December 30, 1961 Vienna) also known as Paul Martin Edward Richter was an Austrian actor.
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Tulsi Chakraborty (March 3, 1899 Howrah-December 11, 1961 Howrah) a.k.a. Tulsi Chakraborty, Tulsi Lahiri, Late Tulsi Chakraborty, Tulsi Chakravarty or Tulsi Chakrabarti was an Indian actor.
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Tiny Sandford (February 26, 1894 Osage-October 29, 1961 Los Angeles) also known as Stanley J. Sandford, Tiny Sanford, Stanley J. Sanford, S.J. Sandford, Stanley Sandford, Tiny Stanford, Stanley J. "Tiny" Sandford, Stanley Sanford or Stanley Standford was an American actor. His children are called Robert Sandford and Louise Sandford.
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Gary Cooper (May 7, 1901 Helena-May 13, 1961 Beverly Hills) otherwise known as Frank James Cooper, Frank J. Cooper, Studs, The Montana Mule, Coop or Cowboy Cooper was an American actor. He had one child, Maria Cooper.
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Franklyn Farnum (June 5, 1878 Boston-July 4, 1961 Woodland Hills) a.k.a. William Smith or Franklin Farnum was an American actor. He had one child, Martha Lillian Smith.
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George Irving (October 5, 1874 New York City-September 11, 1961 Hollywood) also known as George Henry Irving or George H. Irving was an American actor and film director. He had two children, Katharine Irving and Dorothy Irving.
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John Eldredge (August 30, 1904 San Francisco-September 23, 1961 Laguna Beach) a.k.a. John Eldridge, John Eldrege, John Elredge or John Dornin Eldredge was an American actor.
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Ferris Taylor (March 25, 1888 Henrietta-March 7, 1961 Hollywood) a.k.a. Robert Ferris Taylor was an American actor.
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Lewis Russell (September 10, 1889 Farmington-November 12, 1961 Reseda) also known as George Lewis Lord or Lewis L. Russell was an American actor.
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Harry Bannister (September 29, 1889 Holland-February 26, 1961 Manhattan) was an American actor. He had one child, Jane Bannister.
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Douglas Walton (October 16, 1910 Toronto-November 15, 1961 New York City) also known as J. Douglas Dunder was a Canadian actor.
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Donald Cook (September 26, 1901 Portland-October 1, 1961 New Haven) also known as Donn Cook was an American actor.
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Eduard von Winterstein (August 1, 1871 Vienna-July 22, 1961 Berlin) also known as E. v. Winterstein, Eduard V. Winterstein, E. von Winterstein, Eduard Clemens Freiherr von Wangenheim or Eduard Clemens Franz Anna Freiherr von Wangenheim was a German actor. His child is called Gustav von Wangenheim.
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Fay Roope (October 20, 1893 Allston-September 13, 1961 Port Jefferson) also known as Fay Roupe or Winfield Harding Roope was an American actor. His children are called Martha Roope and George Roope.
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Barry Fitzgerald (March 10, 1888 Portobello, Dublin-January 14, 1961 Dublin) also known as William Joseph Shields was an Irish actor.
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