Steve Cochran

Born May 25, 1917

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1917 Birth Born on May 25, 1917.


1937 20 Years Old Impulsively, he quit college in 1937 and decided to go straight to Hollywood to become a star. … Read More


1949 32 Years Old From 1949–52 Cochran worked for Warner Brothers in mostly supporting roles (often playing boxers and gangsters), and before that he was under contract to Samuel Goldwyn. … Read More
1953 36 Years Old In 1953 Cochran formed his own production company, Robert Alexander Productions, where he won critical acclaim for two of his performances in his company's films. … Read More


1959 42 Years Old He frequently appeared in episodes of the most popular television series of the era, such as Bonanza, The Untouchables, Route 66, Bus Stop, Stoney Burke, and the 1959 episode "What You Need" of CBS's The Twilight Zone. … Read More
1965 48 Years Old On June 15, 1965, at the age of 48, Cochran died on his yacht off the coast of Guatemala, reportedly due to an acute lung infection. … Read More
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