Sterling Hayden

Sterling Hayden and Madeleine Carroll
1916 - 1986

Sterling Hayden  American Actor

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Sterling Hayden passed away on 23rd May 1986 aged 70.


Sterling Hayden was previously married to Catherine Devine McConnell (1960 - 1986), Betty De Noon (1947 - 1958) and Madeleine Carroll (1942 - 1946).

He was in relationships with Joanne Dru (1958), Karin Booth (1941), Patricia Morison (1941) and Yvonne De Carlo.

Sterling Hayden had encounters with Shelley Winters (1954 - 1955).


American Actor Sterling Hayden passed away on 23rd May 1986 Sausalito, California, United States aged 70. Born Sterling Relyea Walter on 26th March, 1916 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States and educated at Dropped Out, Sterling Hayden is most remembered for Dix Handley In The Asphalt Jungle (1950), Brigadier General Jack D. Ripper In Dr. Strangelove (1964). in a career that spanned 1941–82. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Sterling Hayden was in 2 on-screen matchups, including Jane Wyman in So Big (1953) and Madeleine Carroll in Bahama Passage (1941).

Sterling Hayden is a member of the following lists: People from Dexter, Maine, Male Western (genre) film actors and Male actors from New Jersey.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 27 years, 4 months 15 years, 5 months 6 years, 4 months
Dating4 76 years, 8 months 52 years, 4 months -
Encounter1 1 year - -
Total8 76 years, 8 months 32 years, 1 month 1 year


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

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 The Killing. Later on he became noted as a character actor for such roles as Gen. Jack D. Ripper in Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964). He also played the Irish American policeman, Captain McCluskey, in Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather in 1972, and the novelist Roger Wade in 1973's The Long Goodbye. He played the role of Leo Dalcò in Bernardo Bertolucci's 1900 in 1976. At 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m), he loomed over most other actors.

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Partner Comparison

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




The Blue and the Gray1982John BrownTV Show
Gas1981Duke StuyvesantMovie
Venom1981Howard AndersonMovie
Nine to Five1980Russell TinsworthyMovie
The Outsider1979Seamus FlahertyMovie
Winter Kills1979Z.K. DawsonMovie
King of the Gypsies1978King Zharko StepanowiczMovie
The Godfather: A Novel for Television1977Capt. McCluskeyTV Show
19001976Leo DalcòMovie
Cipolla Colt1976Henry 'Jack' PullitzerMovie
Is It Any Wonder?1975Movie
Deadly Strangers1974Malcolm RobartsMovie
The Last Days of Man on Earth1973Maj. Wrongway LindberghMovie
The Long Goodbye1973Roger WadeMovie
The Starlost1973Old JeremiahTV Show
The Godfather1972Capt. McCluskeyMovie
Banacek1972Tony FowlerTV Show
Le grand départ1972M. Nature, The LeaderMovie
Le saut de l'ange1971Mason, CusterMovie
Hard Contract1969Michael CarlsonMovie
Ternos Caçadores1969AllanMovie
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb1964Brig. Gen. Jack D. RipperMovie
A Carol for Another Christmas1964Daniel GrudgeTV Movie
Terror in a Texas Town1958George HansenMovie
Ten Days to Tulara1958ScottyMovie
Five Steps to Danger1957John EmmettMovie
Crime of Passion1957Police Lt. Bill DoyleMovie
Zero Hour!1957Capt. Martin TreleavenMovie
Goodyear Theatre1957Lt. Charles EwellTV Show
The DuPont Show of the Month1957Ethan FromeTV Show
Wagon Train1957Les RandTV Show
Gun Battle at Monterey1957John YorkMovie
The Iron Sheriff1957Sheriff Samuel 'Sam' GaltMovie
Valerie1957John GarthMovie
The Killing1956Johnny ClayMovie
Playhouse 901956J.J. TaylorTV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956Link StevensTV Show
The Come On1956Dave ArnoldMovie
The Last Command1955Jim BowieMovie
Timberjack1955Tim ChipmanMovie
Top Gun1955Rick MartinMovie
Battle Taxi1955Capt. Russ EdwardsMovie
The Eternal Sea1955Rear-Adm. John Madison HoskinsMovie
Celebrity Playhouse1955TV Show
Crime Wave1954Det. Lt. SimsMovie
Johnny Guitar1954Johnny 'Guitar' LoganMovie
Naked Alibi1954Chief Joe ConroyMovie
Prince Valiant1954Sir GawainMovie
Suddenly1954Sheriff Tod ShawMovie
Arrow in the Dust1954Bart LaishMovie
Kansas Pacific1953Capt. John NelsonMovie
So Big1953Pervis DeJongMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Joe TurnerTV Show
Fighter Attack1953SteveMovie
Take Me to Town1953Will HallMovie
Denver and Rio Grande1952McCabeMovie
Flat Top1952Cmdr. Dan CollierMovie
The Golden Hawk1952Kit 'The Hawk' GerardoMovie
The Star1952Jim Johannsen aka Barry LesterMovie
Flaming Feather1952Tex McCloudMovie
Hellgate1952Gilman S. HanleyMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951TV Show
Journey Into Light1951Rev, John BurrowsMovie
The Asphalt Jungle1950Dix HandleyMovie
El Paso1949Bert DonnerMovie
Manhandled1949Joe CooperMovie
Blaze of Noon1947Tad McDonaldMovie
Variety Girl1947Sterling HaydenMovie
Virginia1941Norman WilliamsMovie
Bahama Passage1941Adrian AinsworthMovie
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wjerryzNov 5, 2015

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

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