The Perry Mason Database

This database contains the names of the actors in the Perry Mason TV series along with their episodes and roles. It also contains their Internet Movie Database link and, where available, birth and death dates. You will find this data displayed in interesting ways on this site. If you have any ideas for use of the database on the site, please let us know.

There are 1902 unique actors in the database. Of these, 631 are female (33.2%) and 1271 are male (66.8%). There are 7 actors who have alternate names. See Credits Anomalies for information about these actors. There are 72 actors who have names that are sometimes spelled slightly differently. These variant names are shown in the Actors Lists with applicable episodes flagged by an asterisk. Names shown in the Cast Lists are as they appear in the episode credits. Note that only 1732 actors have birth dates and 1435 have death dates in the database. Actors without these dates are necessarily excluded from date-related tables.

#79 John Archer

Interactive 1: Birth and Death By Date

Enter numbers for the desired Month and Day and click Submit or use the "next/previous" buttons. Click the to go to the actor's Actor Page. Click the actor's name to go to the actor's IMDb page. Mouse over the for an episode list. Mouse over the for a picture. Note: JavaScript must be enabled. Mouse over the picture at the right for the episode number from whence it came and the actor's name. The picture was randomly chosen from those available for this date.

Month:  Day:      

1 Actors Born on December 3

Name Born Died Age
Actor Page Susanne Cramer pic Dec 3, 1936 Jan 7, 1969 32

6 Actors Died on December 3

Name Born Died Age
Actor Page Sam Gilman pic Feb 5, 1915 Dec 3, 1985 70
Actor Page Bob Howard Jun 20, 1906 Dec 3, 1986 80
Actor Page James O'Hara Sep 11, 1927 Dec 3, 1992 65
Actor Page John Archer pic May 8, 1915 Dec 3, 1999 84
Actor Page Ellen Drew pic Nov 23, 1915 Dec 3, 2003 88
Actor Page Susan Cummings pic Jul 10, 1930 Dec 3, 2016 86