Dennis Quaid

Born Apr 9, 1954

Dennis William Quaid is an American actor known for his comedic and dramatic roles. First gaining widespread attention in the 1980s, his career rebounded in the 1990s after he overcame an addiction to drugs and an eating disorder.

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1954 Birth Born on April 9, 1954.


1978 24 Years Old Quaid and his first wife, actress P. J. Soles, were married on November 25, 1978. The couple divorced in 1983.


1991 37 Years Old On February 14, 1991, Quaid married actress Meg Ryan. … Read More


2001 47 Years Old 1 More Event
Their divorce was finalized July 16, 2001.


2004 50 Years Old Quaid married Texas real-estate agent Kimberly Buffington, on July 4, 2004, at his ranch in Paradise Valley, Montana. … Read More
2005 51 Years Old Quaid is an avid fan of the Houston Astros, and after their 2005 National League Championship winning season, he narrated their commemorating DVD release. … Read More
2007 53 Years Old On November 18, 2007, hospital staff mistakenly gave Quaid's ten-day-old twins a dosage of heparin 1,000 times the common dosage for infants. … Read More
2008 54 Years Old In May 2008, the Quaids testified before the United States House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, asking U.S. Congress not to preempt the right to sue drug manufacturers for negligence under state law. … Read More
2010 56 Years Old He portrayed U.S. President Bill Clinton, alongside Michael Sheen as Tony Blair and Hope Davis as Hillary Clinton, in the 2010 film The Special Relationship.
In 2012 and 2013, Quaid played Sheriff Ralph Lamb in the CBS TV drama series Vegas. … Read More
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