Ron Silver

Enemies: A Love Story (1989)
1946 - 2009

Ron Silver  American Actor


Ronald Arthur "Ron" Silver (July 2, 1946 – March 15, 2009) was an American actor, director, producer, and radio host. He was also an independently minded political activist who switched political affiliations to support George W. Bush in th...

Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship23 yrs, 6 mths
Shortest Relationship3 yrs
Average Relationship Length11 yrs, 11 mths
First Name Ron
Middle Name Arthur
Last Name Silver
Full Name at Birth Ronald Arthur Silver
Age 62 (age at death) years
Birthday 2nd July, 1946
Birthplace New York, New York, USA
Died 15th March, 2009
Place of Death New York, New York, USA
Cause of Death Esophageal Cancer
Height 5' 8½" (174 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, director, producer, political activist
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Reversal of Fortune
Year(s) Active 1974–2008
Father Irving Roy Silver
Mother May Zimelman Silver
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Partner Comparison

Ron Silver62 CancerActor
Catherine de Castelbajac-Socialite
Tawny Little59 VirgoTV Personality
Lynne Miller65 TaurusActress


Male2nd February, 197937 years old
Female22nd February, 198333 years old

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Find Me Guilty2006 Judge Finestein Movie
Call It Fiction2006 Chas Movie
Red Mercury2005 Sidney Movie
Law & Order: Trial by Jury2005 Bernie Adler TV Show
Jack2004 Paul TV Movie
Skin2003 Larry Goldman TV Show
The Wisher2002 Campbell Movie
Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story2002 Mike Fine TV Movie
Ali2001 Angelo Dundee Movie
Festival in Cannes2001 Rick Yorkin Movie
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American Tragedy2000 Robert Shapiro TV Movie
Cutaway2000 Lieutenant Brian Margate TV Movie
Ratz2000 Herb Soric TV Movie
Black and White1999 Simon Herzel Movie
In the Company of Spies1999 Tom Lenahan TV Movie
Love Is Strange1999 Tom Ainsworth TV Movie
The West Wing1999 Bruno Gianelli TV Show
The White Raven1998 Tully Windsor Movie
Rhapsody in Bloom1998 Mitch Bloom TV Movie
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The Beneficiary1997 Guy Girard TV Movie
The Practice1997 Atty. John Mockler TV Show
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Deadly Outbreak1996 Colonel Baron Movie
Girl 61996 Director #2 - LA Movie
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A Woman of Independent Means1995 Arthur TV Show
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Kissinger and Nixon1995 Henry A. Kissinger TV Movie
Timecop1994 McComb Movie
Chicago Hope1994 Tommy Wilmette TV Show
Blind Side1993 Doug Kaines TV Movie
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Live Wire1992 Frank Traveres Movie
Mr. Saturday Night1992 Larry Meyerson Movie
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The Good Policeman1991 Isaac Seidel Movie
Reversal of Fortune1990 Professor Alan Dershowitz Movie
Law & Order1990 Bernie Adler TV Show
Forgotten Prisoners: The Amnesty Files1990 Jordan Ford TV Movie
Blue Steel1989 Eugene Hunt Movie
Enemies: A Love Story1989 Herman Broder Movie
A Father's Revenge1988 Max Greenwald TV Movie
Billionaire Boys Club1987 Ron Levin TV Movie
Trying Times1987 Driving Instructor TV Show
Wiseguy1987 David Sternberg TV Show
Eat and Run1986 Mickey McSorely Movie
Trapped in Silence1986 Doctor Jeff Tomlinson TV Movie
Kane & Abel1985 Thaddeus Cohen TV Show
Screen Two1985 Asa Kaufman TV Show
Garbo Talks1984 Gilbert Rolfe Movie
Oh, God! You Devil1984 Gary Frantz Movie
Romancing the Stone1984 Vendor Movie
The Goodbye People1984 Eddie Bergson Movie
Lovesick1983 Ted Caruso Movie
Silkwood1983 Paul Stone Movie
Best Friends1982 Larry Weisman Movie
Silent Rage1982 Dr. Tom Halman Movie
The Entity1982 Phil Sneiderman Movie
Baker's Dozen1982 Mike Locasale TV Show
Word of Honor1981 David Lerner TV Movie
American Playhouse1981 Gruenwald (lawyer) TV Show
Hill Street Blues1981 Sam Weiser TV Show
Here's Boomer1980 Kolodny TV Show
The Stockard Channing Show1980 Brad Gabriel TV Show
Dear Detective1979 Det. Schwartz TV Show
Betrayal1978 Bob Cohen TV Movie
Murder at the Mardi Gras1978 Larry Cook TV Movie
Having Babies1978 Lamar TV Show
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Rhoda1974 Gary Levy TV Show
The Rockford Files1974 Ted Haller TV Show
The Mac Davis Show1974 TV Show
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CraigSnyderMay 22, 2013

I really liked him in Silent Rage and Timecop.

TimeriderJan 17, 2010

Whew! Ron was about my age and it was a shock to hear of his death! He chose the two most important languages to speak other than english in this modern era. A great actor who will be missed!

MARC BABOFFNov 20, 2008

I saw ron on tv also, he looked ill and his voice was raspy. I hope he`s ok. i`m a long time fan and childhood friend.

arty qOct 24, 2008

I saw Ron Silver on TV the other day. He looked ill. Does anybody have any info ?

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