Birth Date between 1860-01-01 and 1860-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. J.M. Barrie

Writer | Peter Pan

J.M. Barrie was born on May 9, 1860 in Kirriemuir, Angus, Scotland as James Matthew Barrie. He was a writer, known for Peter Pan (1953), Peter Pan (2003) and Hook (1991). He was married to Mary Ansell. He died on June 19, 1937 in London, England.

2. Anton Chekhov

Writer | Kis Uykusu

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was born in 1860, the third of six children to a family of a grocer, in Taganrog, Russia, a southern seaport and resort on the Azov Sea. His father, a 3rd-rank Member of the Merchant's Guild, was a religious fanatic and a tyrant who used his children as slaves. Young Chekhov...

3. Charles K. French

Actor | The Abysmal Brute

Charles K. French was born on January 17, 1860 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Charles Edward Krauss. He was an actor and director, known for The Abysmal Brute (1923), The Crimson Trail (1935) and Davy Crockett - In Hearts United (1909). He was married to Doris Herbert, Isabelle Gurton and Helen French. ...

4. Annie Oakley

Self | Actors' Fund Field Day

Annie Oakley was born on August 13, 1860 in Darke County, Ohio, USA as Phoebe Anne Oakley Mozee. She was married to Frank E. Butler. She died on November 3, 1926 in Greenville, Ohio.

5. Gustav Mahler

Soundtrack | Children of Men

Gustav Mahler is largely considered one of the most talented symphonic composers of the late 19th Century and early 20th Century. His musical output comprised mainly of symphonic and song cycles requiring mammoth orchestras and often choruses. Sadly, Mahler never experienced popularity as a ...

6. Emily Fitzroy

Actress | The Bat

British born actress in American films. She made her film debut in 1915 with Dustin Farnum. She appeared in scores of silent films as a character actress, but reached her greatest prominence with the coming of sound. Fitzroy specialized in motherly and society women characters.

7. William K.L. Dickson

Cinematographer | Sandow

Born in France to British parents, William Kennedy-Laurie Dickson stayed in that country until age 19, when he, his mother and sisters (their father had died sometime before) returned to Great Britain. Once there, Dickson--in an early indication of his lifelong fascination with science and ...

8. Lizzie Andrew Borden

Writer | Dance Theatre of Harlem: Fall River Legend

Lizzie Borden has mystified and fascinated crime buffs for over a century. Few cases in American history have attracted as much attention as the hatchet murders and the unlikely defendant: a church-going, respectable "spinster" daughter charged with parricide, a crime worthy of Classical Greek ...

9. Charlotte Granville

Actress | A Damsel in Distress

Charlotte Granville was born on May 9, 1860 in London, England as Charlotte Granville Stuart. She was an actress, known for A Damsel in Distress (1919), The Red Woman (1917) and Now and Forever (1934). She was married to Robert Follett Muter Foster Millington Synge. She died on July 8, 1942 in Los ...

10. Kate Bruce

Actress | Gretchen the Greenhorn

A D.W. Griffith favorite matriarchal figure often playing mother characters. Kate Bruce appeared 292 times on the screen from 1908 to 1930, in movies including Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916), The Idol Dancer (1920), Way Down East (1920), The Eternal Mother (1912), and ...

11. Lillian Russell

Actress | Wildfire

Lillian Russell was born on December 4, 1860 in Clinton, Iowa, USA as Helen Louise Leonard. She was an actress, known for Wildfire (1915), La Tosca (1911) and Potted Pantomimes (1914). She was married to Alexander Pollock Moore, Giovanni Perugini, Edward Solomon and Harry Braham. She died on June 6...

12. James Neill

Actor | Cameo Kirby

James Neill was born on September 29, 1860 in Savannah, Georgia, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Cameo Kirby (1914), The Cheat (1915) and Joan the Woman (1916). He was married to Edythe Chapman. He died on March 16, 1931 in Glendale, California, USA.

13. Owen Wister

Writer | The Virginian

Owen Wister was an American writer and historian. He is best remembered for writing The Virginian and a biography of Ulysses S. Grant. In 1898, Wister married Mary Channing, his cousin. The couple had six children. Channing died during childbirth in 1913. Their daughter, Marina Wister, married ...

14. George F. Marion

Actor | Anna Christie

George F. Marion was born on July 16, 1860 in San Francisco, California, USA as George Francis Marion. He was an actor and director, known for Anna Christie (1930), Death from a Distance (1935) and Robinson Crusoe (1916). He was married to Agnes E. Daly and Lillian E. Swain (actress). He died on ...

15. George Fawcett

Actor | Burn 'Em Up Barnes

A grand, stoic presence of the silent screen, George Fawcett was an immensely popular stage thespian both here and in London at the turn of the century. During his heyday his eloquence rivaled that of both Lionel Barrymore and John Barrymore.

Born on August 25, 1860, in Alexandria Virginia, Fawcett ...

16. H.H. Holmes

Self | The Shocking Truth

Considered to be the first American serial-killer and possibly the most prolific, he was also a con-man and a bigamist. Holmes was a doctor who studied medicine at Ann Arbor. He then moved to New York where he practised briefly. His first brush with the law occurred there when some corpses where ...

17. William Jennings Bryan

Self | Prohibition

William Jennings Bryan was born on March 18, 1860 in Salem, Illinois, USA. He died on July 26, 1925 in Dayton, Tennessee, USA.

18. Morton Selten

Actor | Shipyard Sally

Morton Selten was born on January 6, 1860 in Marlborough, England as Morton Richard Selten Stubbs. He was an actor, known for Shipyard Sally (1939), The Divorce of Lady X (1938) and The Ghost Goes West (1935). He was married to Dora Blanche Pennell and Kate Pattison (actress). He died on July 27, ...

19. Margaret Talmadge

Actress | A Girl of the Timber Claims

Margaret Talmadge was born on November 3, 1860 in New York, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for A Girl of the Timber Claims (1917). She was married to Frederick John Talmadge. She died on September 29, 1933 in Hollywood, California, USA.

20. Kate Blancke

Actress | A Successful Adventure

Kate Blancke was born on March 14, 1860 in Cheltenham, England. She was an actress, known for A Successful Adventure (1918), Heart Strings (1920) and As a Man Lives (1923). She was married to George W. Wilton. She died on June 24, 1942 in East Islip, Long Island, New York, USA.

21. John J. Pershing

Self | Following the Flag in Mexico

Pershing was born on a farm near Laclede, Missouri, to businessman John Fletcher Pershing and homemaker Ann Elizabeth Thompson. Pershing's great-great-grandfather, Frederick Pershing, whose name originally was Pfersching, emigrated from Alsace, leaving Amsterdam on the ship Jacob, and arriving in ...

22. Isaac Albéniz

Soundtrack | Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Isaac Manuel Francisco Albéniz y Pascualwas a Spanish virtuoso pianist, composer, and conductor. He is one of the foremost composers of the Post-Romantic era who also had a significant influence on his contemporaries and younger composers. He is best known for his piano works based on Spanish folk ...

23. Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Writer | The Yellow Wallpaper

Gilman was born on July 3, 1860, in Hartford, Connecticut, to Mary Perkins (formerly Mary Fitch Westcott) and Frederic Beecher Perkins. She had only one brother, Thomas Adie, who was fourteen months older, because a physician advised Mary Perkins that she might die if she bore other children. ...

24. Fred Rains

Actor | Nell Gwyn

Fred Rains was born on January 31, 1860 in Westminster, London, England as Frederick William Rains. He was an actor and director, known for Nell Gwyn (1926), Land of My Fathers (1921) and The Navvy's Fortune (1910). He died on December 3, 1945 in Hackney, London.

25. Lillian Langdon

Actress | Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages

Lillian Langdon was born on November 25, 1860 in New Jersey, USA. She was an actress, known for Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916), Daddy-Long-Legs (1919) and The Millionaire Pirate (1919). She was married to Mr. Bolles. She died on February 8, 1943 in Santa Monica, California,...

26. Charles Vane

Actor | Comin' Thro' the Rye

Charles Vane was born on January 2, 1860 in Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, England as William George Yarrow. He was an actor, known for Comin' Thro' the Rye (1916), Whosoever Shall Offend (1919) and The Secret Seven (1914). He died on April 14, 1943 in Polzeath, Cornwall, England.

27. Charles Curtis

Charles Curtis was born near Topeka, KS, in 1860. Of Native American ancestry (possibly as much as half), he lived on a Kaw Indian reservation for several years early in his life. In 1881 he was admitted to the state bar in Kansas, and was the Shawnee County District Attorney from 1885-89. He ran ...

28. Percy Williams

Actor | Black Oxen

Percy Williams was born on December 20, 1860 in Ludlow, Shropshire, England as Percy Garnett Williams. He was an actor, known for Black Oxen (1923), London After Midnight (1927) and Oh Kay! (1928). He died on September 29, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

29. Fred Ott

Self | Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze

Fred Ott was born in 1860 in New Jersey, USA as Frederick P. Ott. He was an assistant director, known for Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze (1894), The Kiss (1900) and Fred Ott Holding a Bird (1894). He died on October 24, 1936 in West Orange, New Jersey.

30. John East

Actor | The Little Minister

John M. East born John Marlborough East in London in 1860. John began on comedy and drama theatre from the 1880's. Popular gentleman character and support actor, appeared in more than 30 British silent drama and adventure movies, making his film debut as Tom Cribb in Harold M. Shaw's 'The House of ...

32. Ellen Hartman-Cederström

Actress | Gösta Berlings saga

Ellen Hartman-Cederström was born on July 31, 1860 in Stockholm, Sweden as Helena Elisabeth Florentina Hedlund. She was an actress, known for The Saga of Gösta Berling (1924). She was married to Count Carl Gustaf Bror Cederström and Victor Hartman. She died on January 4, 1945 in Stockholm.

33. Samuel J. Seymour

Self | I've Got a Secret

Samuel J. Seymour was born on March 28, 1860 in Easton, Maryland, USA. He died on April 12, 1956 in Arlington, Virginia, USA.

34. Jane Addams

Writer | Shoes

Jane Addams was born on September 6, 1860 in Cedarville, Illinois, USA as Laura Jane Addams. She was a writer, known for Shoes (1916), Votes for Women (1912) and Mutual Weekly, No. 16 (1915). She died on May 21, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois.

35. Dan Leno

Soundtrack | The Limehouse Golem

Dan Leno was born on December 20, 1860 in London, England as George Wild Galvin. He was an actor and writer, known for The Limehouse Golem (2016), Contrasts (1967) and Burlesque Fox Hunt (1900). He was married to Sarah Lydia Reynolds (actress). He died on October 31, 1904 in London.

37. Leo Connard

Actor | Louise de Lavallière

Leo Connard was born on August 28, 1860 in Fünfkirchen, Austrian Empire. He is an actor and director, known for Louise de Lavallière (1922), Wallenstein, 2. Teil - Wallensteins Tod (1925) and Wallenstein, 1. Teil - Wallensteins Macht (1925).

38. Ilka Daróczy

Actress | A dada

Ilka Daróczy was born on September 11, 1860 in Máramarossziget, Austria-Hungary. She is an actress, known for A dada (1920) and A tisztesség nevében (1920).

39. Edward MacDowell

Soundtrack | The Liberace Show

Born in New York City in 1861, pianist/composer Edward MacDowell formally studied music at an early age. He went to Paris, France, at age 15 and attended the world-famous Conservatoire. Two years later he left France and traveled to Germany, where he studied at the Frankfurt Conservatory. He found ...

40. Chauncey Olcott

Soundtrack | Crimson Peak

Chauncey Olcott was born on July 21, 1860 in Buffalo, New York, USA as John Chancellor Olcott. He was married to Margaret O'Donovan and Cora E. James. He died on March 18, 1932 in Monte Carlo, Monaco.

41. Ernest Thompson Seton

Writer | Ingomar, the Barbarian

Ernest Thompson Seton was born on August 14, 1860 in South Shields, Durham, England. He was a writer, known for Ingomar, the Barbarian (1908), The Magical World of Disney (1954) and The Legend of Lobo (1962). He was married to Julia Buttree and Grace Gallatin. He died on October 26, 1946 in Seton ...

42. Arthur J. Jefferson

Writer | Duck Soup

Arthur J. Jefferson was born in 1860 in Lichfield, Staffordshire, England. He was a writer, known for Duck Soup (1927) and Grand Hotel (1932). He was married to Margaret Metcalfe. He died in 1949.

43. Albert Kahn

Albert Kahn was born on March 3, 1860 in Marmoutier, Bas-Rhin, France.

44. Josef Sváb-Malostranský

Actor | Dostavenícko ve mlýnici

Josef Sváb-Malostranský was born on March 16, 1860 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria. He was an actor and writer, known for Dostavenícko ve mlýnici (1898), The Living Corpses (1921) and The Five Senses of a Man (1913). He died on October 30, 1932 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.

45. Mrs. Hubert Willis

Actress | The Lonely Lady of Grosvenor Square

Mrs. Hubert Willis was born on April 2, 1860 in Bow, London, England as Harriet Annie Godfrey. She was an actress, known for The Lonely Lady of Grosvenor Square (1922), The Beloved Vagabond (1923) and Gwyneth of the Welsh Hills (1921). She was married to Hubert Willis. She died on August 13, 1950 ...

46. Alberta Lee

Actress | The Birth of a Nation

Alberta Lee was born on March 21, 1860 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. She was an actress, known for The Birth of a Nation (1915), The Little Minister (1922) and The Little Orphans (1915). She was married to John T. Huntignton and William Davis. She died on November 12, 1928 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, ...

47. Mary Borzage

Street Angel

Mary Borzage was born on April 23, 1860. She was an actress, known for Street Angel (1928). She died on June 30, 1947 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

48. George Stevens

Actor | Come Out of the Kitchen

George Stevens was born in 1860 in London, England as George S. Chapple. He was an actor, known for Come Out of the Kitchen (1919), My Lady's Slipper (1916) and A Million Bid (1914). He was married to Katherine L. He died on August 20, 1940 in New York City, New York, USA.

49. Eduardo Prado

Writer | Edu, Coração de Ouro

Eduardo Prado was born on February 27, 1860 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil. He was a writer and actor, known for Edu, Coração de Ouro (1968), Balada Dos Infiéis (1970) and Todas as Mulheres do Mundo (1966). He died on August 30, 1901 in São Paulo.

50. William H. West

Actor | The Fatal Opal

William H. West was born on July 26, 1860 in Newport, Rhode Island, USA. He was an actor, known for The Fatal Opal (1914), On the Warpath (1911) and Mysteries of the Grand Hotel (1915). He was married to Roumelia G. Morris. He died on August 20, 1915 in Glendale, California, USA.


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