Sterling Hayden

Sterling Hayden and Madeleine Carroll
1916 - 1986

Sterling Hayden  American Actor

Sterling Walter Hayden (born Sterling Relyea Walter; March 26, 1916 – May 23, 1986) was an American actor and author. For most of his career as a leading man, he specialized in westerns and film noir, such as Johnny Guitar, The Asphalt Jungle, and Th...

Confirmed Relationships7
Longest Relationship75 yrs, 3 mths
Average Relationship Length17 yrs, 6 mths
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Sterling
Last Name Hayden
Full Name at Birth Sterling Relyea Walter
Age 70 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th March, 1916
Birthplace Montclair, New Jersey, United States
Died 23rd May, 1986
Place of Death Sausalito, California, United States
Cause of Death Prostate Cancer
Height 6' 5" (196 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Aries
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Dropped Out
Occupation Text Actor, Author, Sailor, Model, Marine, OSS Agent.
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Dix Handley In The Asphalt Jungle (1950), Brigadier General Jack D. Ripper In Dr. Strangelove (1964).
Year(s) Active 1941–82
Father George
Mother Frances Walter
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Sterling Hayden70 AriesActor
Catherine Devine McConnell-
Joanne Dru74 AquariusActress
Shelley Winters85 LeoActress
Betty De Noon83 Sagittarius
Karin Booth87 GeminiActress
Patricia Morison101 PiscesActress
Madeleine Carroll81 PiscesActress
Yvonne De Carlo84 VirgoActress



Onscreen Matchups


The Blue and the Gray1982 John Brown TV Show
Gas1981 Duke Stuyvesant Movie
Venom1981 Howard Anderson Movie
Nine to Five1980 Russell Tinsworthy Movie
The Outsider1979 Seamus Flaherty Movie
Winter Kills1979 Z.K. Dawson Movie
King of the Gypsies1978 King Zharko Stepanowicz Movie
The Godfather: A Novel for Television1977 Capt. McCluskey TV Show
19001976 Leo Dalcò Movie
Cipolla Colt1976 Henry 'Jack' Pullitzer Movie
Is It Any Wonder?1975 Movie
Deadly Strangers1974 Malcolm Robarts Movie
The Last Days of Man on Earth1973 Maj. Wrongway Lindbergh Movie
The Long Goodbye1973 Roger Wade Movie
The Starlost1973 Old Jeremiah TV Show
The Godfather1972 Capt. McCluskey Movie
Banacek1972 Tony Fowler TV Show
Le grand départ1972 M. Nature, The Leader Movie
Le saut de l'ange1971 Mason, Custer Movie
Loving1970 Lepridon Movie
Hard Contract1969 Michael Carlson Movie
Ternos Caçadores1969 Allan Movie
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb1964 Brig. Gen. Jack D. Ripper Movie
A Carol for Another Christmas1964 Daniel Grudge TV Movie
Terror in a Texas Town1958 George Hansen Movie
Ten Days to Tulara1958 Scotty Movie
Five Steps to Danger1957 John Emmett Movie
Crime of Passion1957 Police Lt. Bill Doyle Movie
Zero Hour!1957 Capt. Martin Treleaven Movie
Goodyear Theatre1957 Lt. Charles Ewell TV Show
The DuPont Show of the Month1957 Ethan Frome TV Show
Wagon Train1957 Les Rand TV Show
Gun Battle at Monterey1957 John York Movie
The Iron Sheriff1957 Sheriff Samuel 'Sam' Galt Movie
Valerie1957 John Garth Movie
The Killing1956 Johnny Clay Movie
Playhouse 901956 J.J. Taylor TV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956 Link Stevens TV Show
The Come On1956 Dave Arnold Movie
The Last Command1955 Jim Bowie Movie
Shotgun1955 Clay Movie
Timberjack1955 Tim Chipman Movie
Top Gun1955 Rick Martin Movie
Battle Taxi1955 Capt. Russ Edwards Movie
The Eternal Sea1955 Rear-Adm. John Madison Hoskins Movie
Celebrity Playhouse1955 TV Show
Crime Wave1954 Det. Lt. Sims Movie
Johnny Guitar1954 Johnny 'Guitar' Logan Movie
Naked Alibi1954 Chief Joe Conroy Movie
Prince Valiant1954 Sir Gawain Movie
Suddenly1954 Sheriff Tod Shaw Movie
Arrow in the Dust1954 Bart Laish Movie
Kansas Pacific1953 Capt. John Nelson Movie
So Big1953 Pervis DeJong Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Joe Turner TV Show
Fighter Attack1953 Steve Movie
Take Me to Town1953 Will Hall Movie
Denver and Rio Grande1952 McCabe Movie
Flat Top1952 Cmdr. Dan Collier Movie
The Golden Hawk1952 Kit 'The Hawk' Gerardo Movie
The Star1952 Jim Johannsen aka Barry Lester Movie
Flaming Feather1952 Tex McCloud Movie
Hellgate1952 Gilman S. Hanley Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951 TV Show
Journey Into Light1951 Rev, John Burrows Movie
The Asphalt Jungle1950 Dix Handley Movie
El Paso1949 Bert Donner Movie
Manhandled1949 Joe Cooper Movie
Blaze of Noon1947 Tad McDonald Movie
Variety Girl1947 Sterling Hayden Movie
Virginia1941 Norman Williams Movie
Bahama Passage1941 Adrian Ainsworth Movie
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wjerryzNov 5, 2015

I really enjoyed Sterling in The Asphalt Jungle. What a great movie

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