Birth Date between 1871-01-01 and 1871-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Freaks
Prince Randian was born in the Demarara district, British Guyana in 1871, the child of British Indian slaves. Born with tetra-amelia syndrome (the lacking of all four limbs), little is known about his early life or how he was discovered, but it seems his incredible adaptability did not go unnoticed...
Actor | Exit Smiling
DeWitt Jennings was born on June 21, 1871 in Cameron, Missouri, USA as DeWitt Clarke Jennings. He was an actor, known for Exit Smiling (1926), Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) and A Dog of Flanders (1935). He was married to Margaret Ethel Conroy. He died on March 1, 1937 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, ...
Actor | Tomorrow at Seven
Stephenson was a firm, dignified, worldly presence in Hollywood's classic history-based films of the 30s and 40s. The tall British character actor Henry Stephenson could be both imposing and benevolent in his patrician portrayals, usually expounding words of wisdom or offering gentlemanly aid. He ...
Actor | Duck Soup
Edmund Breese was born on June 18, 1871 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Duck Soup (1933), Platinum Blonde (1931) and Burning Daylight (1928). He was married to Harriet A. Beach and Genevieve Landry. He died on April 6, 1936 in New York City, New York.
6. Alma Kruger
Actress | His Girl Friday
Matronly, grandmotherly character actress, in films 1935-47, best known as head nurse Molly Byrd in the "Dr. Kildare/Dr. Gillespie" films of the 1930s and '40s. 64 years old when she made her film debut in William Wyler's "These Three" in 1935, she lived to be 88, dying in 1960.
7. Joe Roberts
Actor | Our Hospitality
Joe Roberts was born on February 2, 1871 in Albany, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Our Hospitality (1923), The Primitive Lover (1922) and Three Ages (1923). He was married to Nina Mildred Straw Shannon and Lillian Stuart Feld Roberts. He died on October 28, 1923 in Los Angeles, ...
Actor | Modern Times
The youngest of three sons, he was born in Toronto, Canada and was educated at McGill University then In 1904 he moved to New York where he appeared in a number of plays on Broadway including The Blue Grass Handicap, The Superstition of Sue and successful The Chorus Lady after which he was invited ...
Actor | The Ghost Walks
Richard Carle was born on July 7, 1871 in Somerville, Massachusetts, USA as Charles Nicholas Carleton. He was an actor, known for The Ghost Walks (1934), Seven Sinners (1940) and Ninotchka (1939). He was married to Laura Casner and Ella Samantha Clifford. He died on June 28, 1941 in North Hollywood...
10. Gertrude Hoffman
Actress | Louise de Lavallière
German-born Gertrude Hoffman began her film career in Germany in 1918, but she didn't start her Hollywood career until she was past 60 years of age, making her American film debut in 1933. She worked steadily and made quite a few films over the next 20 years, though many of her parts were unbilled....
11. Winsor McCay
Writer | Gertie the Dinosaur
Like many pioneers, the work of 'Winsor McCay' has been largely superseded by successors such as Walt Disney and Max Fleischer but he more than earns a place in film history for being the American cinema's first great cartoon animator. He started out as a newspaper cartoonist, achieving a national ...
12. Theodore Dreiser
Writer | A Place in the Sun
Theodore Dreiser was one of the great American writers, and a transitional figure between Victorian America and the "modern" age that was inaugurated after the cessation of hostilities after WWI and the publication of Sinclair Lewis' "Main Street" in 1920. A naturalist with a committed social ...
13. Marcel Proust
Writer | Un amour de Swann
Marcel Proust was a French intellectual, author and critic, best known for his seven-volume fiction 'In search of Lost Time'. He coined the term "involuntary memory", which became also known as "Proust effect" in modern psychology.
He was born Valentin Louis Georges Eugéne Marcel Proust, on July 10, ...
Director | Un portero modelo
Segundo de Chomón became involved in film through his wife, who was an actress in Pathé films. In 1902 he became a concessionary for Pathé in Barcelona, distributing its product in Spanish-speaking countries and managing a factory for the coloring of Pathé films. He began shooting footage of ...
15. Stephen Crane
Stephen Crane was the 14th child of parents who were both writers. Descended from a line of soldiers and clergymen (his father, Rev. Jonathan T. Crane, was a Methodist minister), Crane inherited from his forebearers the obsessive subject of war, stoical compassion and, particularly in his poetry, a...
16. Seymour Hicks
Actor | Busman's Honeymoon
Seymour Hicks was an extremely successful actor and theatrical impresario who flourished from the late 19th century into the 1930s. He was best remembered for his portrayal of Ebenezer Scrooge in Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol".
Born on January 30, 1871 on the Isle of Jersey, he first trod the ...
17. Scott Seaton
Actor | The House Without a Key
Scott Seaton was born on March 11, 1871 in Sacramento, California, USA as Horace Scott Seaton. He was an actor, known for The House Without a Key (1926), Rich Men's Sons (1927) and The Other Tomorrow (1930). He was married to Lillian Elizabeth L'Abbe Petterson, Ruby Henrietta Ramdohr and Maude ...
18. James Gordon
Actor | The Last of the Mohicans
James Gordon was born on April 23, 1871 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor and director, known for The Last of the Mohicans (1920), Hearts of Oak (1924) and The Sea Wolf (1920). He was married to Mabel Van Buren and Rita. He died on May 12, 1941 in Hollywood, California, USA.
Actor | The Great Dictator
Maurice Moscovitch was born on November 23, 1871 in Odessa, Kherson Governorate, Russian Empire as Morris Maaskov. He was an actor, known for The Great Dictator (1940), Make Way for Tomorrow (1937) and Love Affair (1939). He died on June 18, 1940 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
20. George Morrell
Actor | Custer's Last Stand
George Morrell was born on April 10, 1871 in California, USA as George Thomas Morrell. He was an actor, known for Custer's Last Stand (1936), Boots of Destiny (1937) and The Utah Kid (1944). He was married to Rosalie. He died on April 28, 1955 in Los Angeles, California.
21. Emmett Dalton
Writer | When the Daltons Rode
Emmett Dalton was the youngest of the three Dalton brothers, part of a bandit gang notorious for robbing trains and banks in the Midwest during the late 1890s (interestingly, the brothers started their life of crime with a failed attempt at breaking into the safe on a Southern Pacific Railroad ...
22. Clare Greet
Actress | Lord Camber's Ladies
Clare Greet was born on June 14, 1871 in Leicestershire, England as Clara Greet. She was an actress and producer, known for Lord Camber's Ladies (1932), Mrs. Dane's Defence (1933) and Love at the Wheel (1921). She died on February 14, 1939 in London, England.
24. Joseph W. Girard
Actor | Captain Midnight
Joseph W. Girard was born on April 2, 1871 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Captain Midnight (1942), Social Error (1935) and Beloved Jim (1917). He died on August 21, 1949 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
25. Frederick Burton
Actor | The Fighting Blade
Frederick Burton was born on October 20, 1871 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA as Frederick Wishard Burton. He was an actor, known for The Fighting Blade (1923), Arizona (1918) and Love Birds (1934). He was married to Jessie Perine Lawrie and Lora Osgood. He died on October 23, 1957 in Woodland Hills,...
26. Fannie Ward
Actress | The Cheat
Fannie Ward was a star of light comedies on Broadway and in vaudeville. Internationally famous, she was at the height of her career in the first decade of the 20th century. She debuted on Broadway at 19 in "Pippino" (1890). She went on to starring roles in "The Marriage of William Ashe", "Madam ...
27. Blanche Ring
Actress | It's the Old Army Game
Blanche Ring was born on April 24, 1877. She never dabbled with film acting until 1915 when she filmed THE YANKEE GIRL. She was 38 at the time. She only made two other films, IT'S THE OLD ARMY GAME in 1926 and HAVING WONDERFUL CRIME in 1945. Blanche died in Santa Monica, California on January 13, ...
30. Ellaline Terriss
Actress | David Garrick
Ellaline Terriss was a leading musical comedy star in the late Victorian and Edwardian period. She was the daughter of one famous actor, William Terriss (born William Lewin in 1847; murdered by a disgruntled actor in 1897), and the wife of an even more famous and accomplished one, Sir Seymour Hicks...
Actor | You'd Be Surprised
Charlie Chaplin - Film Industry Pioneer and Deaf Influenced? Deaf Friend and Prominent Artist Granville Redmond played a vital role in influencing Chaplin's performances
Mention the name Charlie Chaplin and all but the youngest of us will instantly conjure up this wonderful comic film character who,...
35. Barbara Bozoky
Actress | The Red Sword
Barbara Bozoky was born on November 10, 1871 in Miskolc, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress, known for The Red Sword (1929), Dracula (1931) and The Show (1927). She was married to Andrew Springer, Sr. and Dezso Varady. She died on November 29, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actor | Der blaue Engel
Eduard von Winterstein was born on August 1, 1871 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary as Eduard Clemens Freiherr von Wangenheim. He was an actor, known for The Blue Angel (1930), Die Sonnenbrucks (1951) and Hamlet (1921). He was married to Hedwig Pauly-Winterstein and Minna Mengers. He died on July 22, 1961...
Writer | Der Student von Prag
Hanns Heinz Ewers (born November 3, 1871 in Düsseldorf, Germany) was a German writer famous for his short stories and novels that expanded the parameters of the horror genre. He began his literary career as a poet when he published "A Book of Fables", satirical verses, in 1901. In addition to ...
39. John T. Prince
Actor | Dr. Jack
John T. Prince was born on September 11, 1871 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Dr. Jack (1922), The Battling Orioles (1924) and The Radio Detective (1926). He was married to Kathleen Chambers. He died on December 23, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
41. Augusta Blad
Actress | Gennem kamp til sejr
Augusta Blad was born on January 10, 1871 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Thru Trials to Victory (1911), A Bride of Death (1912) and Manden med Kappen (1913). She was married to Vilhelm Wiehe. She died on November 9, 1953 in Denmark.
43. Frank Hayes
Actor | Vanity Fair
Frank Hayes was born on May 17, 1871 in San Francisco, California, USA as Frank Rowell Hayes. He was an actor, known for Vanity Fair (1923), When Do We Eat? (1918) and Golden Dreams (1922). He was married to Lottie Harriet Ward Christensen Kemp (maiden name: Ward). He died on December 28, 1923 in ...
Actress | Les misérables
Marguerite Moreno was born on September 15, 1871 in Paris, France as Lucie Marie Marguerite Monceau. She was an actress, known for Les Misérables (1934), La dame de pique (1937) and Dans une île perdue (1931). She was married to Jean Daragon and Marcel Schwob. She died on July 14, 1948...
45. Armando Falconi
Actor | L'elisir d'amore
Armando Falconi was born on July 10, 1871 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He was an actor, known for L'elisir d'amore (1941), The King's Jester (1936) and La locandiera (1944). He was married to Elisabetta Svoboda and Tina Di Lorenzo. He died on September 4, 1954 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy.
46. Heinrich Schroth
Heinrich Schroth was born on March 23, 1871 in Pirmasens, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany as Heinrich August Franz Schroth. He was an actor, known for 1914, die letzten Tage vor dem Weltbrand (1931), Das rollende Hotel (1918) and Die Ratte (1918). He was married to Käthe Haack and Else Ruttersheim. ...
Actress | Air Eagles
Kathrin Clare Ward was born on March 31, 1871 in Bradford, Massachusetts, USA. She was an actress, known for Air Eagles (1931), The Isle of Lost Ships (1929) and Man Against Woman (1932). She was married to Charlie Ward. She died on October 14, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
50. Gustav Waldau
Actor | Klein Dorrit
Gustav Waldau was born on February 27, 1871 in Ergolding, Bavaria, Germany as Gustav Theodore Clemens Robert Freiherr Von Rummel. He was an actor, known for Little Dorrit (1934), The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1943) and Singende Engel (1947). He was married to Herta Von Hagen. He died on May ...