Here are 50 famous actors from the world died in 1981:
Paul Hörbiger (April 29, 1894 Budapest-March 5, 1981 Vienna) also known as Paul Hoerbiger or Paul Horbiger was a actor, film producer, musician, screenwriter and singer. He had four children, Thomas Hörbiger, Christl Hörbiger, Monika Hörbiger and Hansi Hörbiger.
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William Holden (April 17, 1918 O'Fallon-November 12, 1981 Santa Monica) a.k.a. William Franklin Beedle Jr., The Golden Boy, Bill Holden, Bill, Golden Holden or William Franklin Beedle, Jr. was an American actor and conservationist. He had four children, Scott Porter Holden, Peter Westfield Holden, Virginia Holden and Arlene Holden.
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Isao Kimura (July 22, 1923 Hiroshima-July 4, 1981 Tokyo) also known as Ko Kimura, Kimura Isao? or Kō Kimura was a Japanese actor.
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Roger Tonge (January 30, 1946 Birmingham-February 26, 1981 London) was a British actor.
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George Walsh (March 16, 1889 New York City-June 13, 1981 Pomona) a.k.a. Walsh was an American actor. He had one child, Patricia Walsh Noonan.
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Matthew Beard (January 1, 1925 Los Angeles-January 8, 1981 Los Angeles) also known as Matthew Beard Jr., Junior, Hercules, Matthew 'Stymie' Beard, Jr., Stymie, Matthew Beard, Jr., Stymie Beard or Our Gang was an American actor and child actor.
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Kendall McComas (October 29, 1916 Holton-October 15, 1981 Lake Isabella) was an American actor, child actor and engineer.
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Nils Asther (January 17, 1897 Hellerup-October 19, 1981 Farsta) a.k.a. Nils Anton Alfhild Asther, the male Greta Garbo or Anton Alfhild Nils Asther was a Swedish actor. He had one child, Evelyn Asther.
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Kermit Murdock (March 20, 1908 Pittsburgh-February 11, 1981 Tenafly) was an American actor and voice actor.
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Glenn Anders (September 1, 1889 Los Angeles-October 26, 1981 Englewood) was an American actor.
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Umberto Spadaro (November 8, 1904 Ancona-October 12, 1981 Rome) also known as Spadaro was an Italian actor.
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Hank Henry (July 9, 1906 New York City-March 31, 1981 Las Vegas-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area) also known as Henry Rosenthal was an American actor.
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Yuki Shimoda (August 10, 1921 Sacramento-May 21, 1981 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Yuki Shimado, Yukio Shimoda or Yuki Shimodo was an American actor and dancer.
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Hoagy Carmichael (November 22, 1899 Bloomington-December 27, 1981 Rancho Mirage) a.k.a. Hoagland Howard Carmichael, Howard Hoagland Carmichael, Hoagy Charmichael or Howard Hoagland "Hoagy" Carmichael was an American actor, singer, composer, bandleader, pianist, songwriter and lawyer. He had two children, Hoagy Bix Carmichael and Randy Carmichael.
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Preben Kaas (March 30, 1930 Aalborg-March 27, 1981 Copenhagen) was a Danish actor, screenwriter, film director, comedian and film score composer. His children are called Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Jeppe Kaas, Lone Kaas, Kaas Hanne and Pernille Kaas.
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Jørgen Ryg (August 11, 1927 Copenhagen-August 28, 1981 Denmark) was a Danish actor, comedian and jazz musician.
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Ejner Federspiel (August 12, 1896 Denmark-November 21, 1981 Denmark) also known as Einar Fedespiel, Ejnar Federspiel or Einer Federspiel was a Danish actor. He had one child, Birgitte Federspiel.
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Jack Albertson (June 16, 1907 Malden-November 25, 1981 Hollywood) also known as Jonathen George Albertson, Harold Albertson or Jackie Alberts was an American actor, comedian, dancer, musician, singer, radio personality, vaudeville performer and voice actor. His child is called Maura Dhu Studi.
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Adrian Hoven (May 18, 1922 Wöllersdorf-Steinabrückl-April 28, 1981 Tegernsee) also known as Adrian Horen, Percy Parker, Peter Adrian Hoven, Willi, Percy G. Parker, Peter Hofkirchner, Adrian Hooven, Wilhelm Arpad Hofkirchner or Wilhelm Arpad Peter Hofkirchner was an Austrian actor, film director, film producer and screenwriter. His child is called Percy Hoven.
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Hans Söhnker (October 11, 1903 Kiel-April 20, 1981 Berlin) also known as Hans Soehnker, Hans Sohnker or Hans Sonker was a German actor.
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Víctor Urruchúa (December 30, 1912 Mexico-November 27, 1981 Mexico) was a Mexican screenwriter, film director and actor.
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Barry Jones (March 6, 1893 Guernsey-May 1, 1981 Guernsey) was an English actor.
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Raymond Rouleau (June 4, 1904 Brussels-December 11, 1981 Paris) also known as Edgar Rouleau was a Belgian film director and actor. He had two children, Fabrice Rouleau and Philippe Rouleau.
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Herb Voland (October 2, 1918 New Rochelle-April 26, 1981 Riverside) a.k.a. Herbert Volland, Herbert Maurice Voland or Herbert Voland was an American actor. His child is called Mark Voland.
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Jack Warner (October 24, 1895 London-May 24, 1981 London) also known as Horace John Waters or Horace John Warner was an English actor.
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Melvyn Douglas (April 5, 1901 Macon-August 4, 1981 New York City) also known as Melvyn Edouard Hesselberg was an American actor. His children are called Melvyn Gregory Hesselberg, Peter Gahagan Douglas and Mary Helen Douglas.
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Harold Bennett (September 17, 1899 Hastings-September 15, 1981 London) was an English actor and architect.
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Robert Montgomery (May 21, 1904 Beacon-September 27, 1981 New York City) also known as Henry Montgomery Jr., Bob, Comdr. Robert Montgomery U.S.N.R. or Robert Montgomery Comdr. U.S.N.R. was an American actor, television producer and film director. He had three children, Elizabeth Montgomery, Martha Bryan Montgomery and Robert Montgomery Jr..
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Bernard Lee (January 10, 1908 Brentford-January 16, 1981 Royal Free Hospital) a.k.a. John Bernard Lee was a British actor and soldier. He had one child, Ann Lee.
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Jim Davis (August 26, 1909 Edgerton-April 26, 1981 Northridge) a.k.a. Marlin Davis, James Davis or Marlin Jim Davis was an American actor and voice actor. He had one child, Tara Diane Davis.
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George Jessel (April 3, 1898 The Bronx-May 23, 1981 Los Angeles) a.k.a. George Albert Jessel, George E. Jessel, "Georgie" Jessel, Toastmaster General of the United States or Georgie was an American comedian, singer, actor, film producer, screenwriter, songwriter and master of ceremonies. He had two children, Jerilyn Jessel and Charris Carla Jessel.
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Stanley Clements (July 16, 1926 Long Island-October 16, 1981 Pasadena) also known as Stanislaw Klimowicz or Stash was an American actor and comedian. He had one child, Sylvester Clements.
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Allyn Joslyn (July 21, 1901 Milford-January 21, 1981 Woodland Hills) also known as Allen Joslyn, Allyn Joslyn Morgan or Allyn Morgan Joslyn was an American actor.
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Ross Martin (March 22, 1920 Horodok-July 3, 1981 Ramona) also known as Martin Rosenblatt was an American actor. His children are called Phyllis Martin, Rebecca Martin and George Martin.
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Eddie Byrne (January 31, 1911 Birmingham-August 21, 1981 Dublin) was an Irish actor. He had one child, Catherine Byrne.
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Per-Axel Arosenius (November 7, 1920 Norberg-March 21, 1981 Nacka) also known as Per Axel Arosenius, Per Arosenius, Peter Rose, Per Axel Daniel Rank Arosenius, Per-Axel Daniel Rank Arosenius or P A Arosenius was a Swedish actor.
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Gerardo de León (September 12, 1913 Manila-July 25, 1981 Manila) also known as Gerardo de Leon, Gerardo Ilagan, Gerry De Leon, Manong, Gerardo DeLeon, Gerry DeLeon, Dr. Gerardo de Leon, Gerardo de Leon Ilagan, Manong de Leon, Manong Gerry or Gerardo de Leó was a Filipino actor, film director, screenwriter and film producer. He had one child, Liberty Ilagan.
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Frank de Kova (March 17, 1910 New York City-October 15, 1981 Sepulveda) also known as Frank deKova or Frank de Kova was an American actor and teacher.
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Russell Hayden (June 12, 1912 Chico-June 9, 1981 Palm Springs) also known as Pate Lucid, R.M. Hayden, Russ 'Lucky' Hayden, Russell 'Lucky' Hayden, Russ Hayden, Lucky, Hayden Michael Lucid, Russell "Lucky" Hayden, Hayden Michael "Pate" Lucid or Rusell 'Lucky' Haden was an American actor, businessperson, film director, film producer, screenwriter and television producer. He had one child, Sandra Hayden.
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Frank McHugh (May 23, 1898 Homestead-September 11, 1981 Greenwich) also known as Francis Curray McHugh was an American actor and singer.
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Arthur Jensen (November 9, 1897 Copenhagen-November 28, 1981 Copenhagen) was a Danish actor.
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John Fegan (November 27, 2014 Belfast-November 27, 1981) also known as John 'Jack' Fegan or Jack Fegan was an Australian actor and soldier.
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Bill Stalker (August 3, 1948 New Zealand-November 28, 1981 Melbourne) was an Australian actor.
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John Elfström (April 20, 1902 Ånge Municipality-March 27, 1981 Täby) a.k.a. Per Johan Hilding Elfström or Per Johan "John" Hilding Elfström was a Swedish actor. He had one child, Jeanette Gardner.
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José Suárez (September 19, 1919 Asturias-August 6, 1981 Moreda, Aller) also known as José Suárez Sánchez, Jose Suarez, José Suarez or José Lisardo Suárez Sánchez was a Spanish actor. He had one child, María Eugenia Suárez.
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Philo McCullough (June 16, 1893 San Bernardino-June 5, 1981 Burbank) also known as P.H. McCullough, Philo McCollough, Philip McCullough or P.M. McCullough was an American actor.
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Morgan Conway (March 17, 1903 Livingston-November 16, 1981 Los Angeles) also known as Sydney Conway was an American actor. His child is called Ben Conway.
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Blake Butler (October 22, 1924 Barrow-in-Furness-April 15, 1981 Bromley) was a British actor.
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Lynton Brent (August 2, 1897 Chicago-July 12, 1981 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Lynton Wright Brent, L.W. Brent or Lynton W. Brent was an American actor, artist, architect and writer.
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Amácio Mazzaropi (April 9, 1912 São Paulo-June 13, 1981 São Paulo) a.k.a. Mazzaropi was a Brazilian film director, actor, film producer, screenwriter, singer and production designer. He had one child, Péricles Mazzaropi.
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