Birth Date between 1860-01-01 and 1860-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
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...
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. ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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...
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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
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. ...
25. Lillian Langdon
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 ...
29. Fred Ott
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
43. Albert Kahn
Albert Kahn was born on March 3, 1860 in Marmoutier, Bas-Rhin, France.
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.
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, ...
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.
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.