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Actress | Freaks
Born Olga Vladimirovna Baklanova, one of six children of Vladimir Baklanoff and his wife Alexandra, later billed as the Russian Tigress in her early talking films, was born August 19, 1893. She graduated from the Cherniavsky Institute in Moscow prior to her selection in 1912 at age 19 to apprentice...
Actor | The Cat and the Canary
Tully Marshall intended to pursue a legal career, until he tried a dramatic course at Santa Clara University. He started stage work in San Francisco in 1883 and moved to New York in 1887, where he played in various roles on Broadway and on the road. After a few small parts in films he was given the...
3. Winter Hall
Actor | Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
Winter Hall was born on June 21, 1872 in Christchurch, New Zealand as Winter Amos Hall. He was an actor, known for Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925), What Every Woman Knows (1921) and Alias Jimmy Valentine (1920). He was married to Katherine Young (concert pianist). He died on February 10, 1947 ...
4. Otis Harlan
Actor | Show Boat
Otis Harlan was born on December 29, 1865 in Zanesville, Ohio, USA. He was an actor, known for Show Boat (1929), A Midsummer Night's Dream (1935) and Nine and Three-Fifths Seconds (1925). He was married to Nellie Harvey. He died on January 21, 1940 in Martinsville, Indiana, USA.
Actress | The Glorious Trail
Gladys McConnell was born on October 22, 1905 in Oklahoma City, Indian Territory, USA. She is known for her work on The Glorious Trail (1928), The Tiger's Shadow (1928) and The Flying Horseman (1926). She was married to A. Ronald Button and Arthur Q. Hagerman. She died on March 4, 1979 in Fullerton...
6. Anita Louise
Actress | The Little Princess
An actress from the age of 6, Anita appeared with Walter Hampden in the Broadway production of Peter Ibbetson. As a juvenile actor, Anita used the name Louise Fremault and made her film debut at 9 in the film The Sixth Commandment (1924). She continued to make films as a child actor, and in 1929, ...
Actress | The Three Musketeers
Mary MacLaren was born on January 19, 1896 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Mary MacDonald. She is known for her work on The Three Musketeers (1921), Shoes (1916) and Creaking Stairs (1919). She was married to Robert S. Coleman and Colonel George Herbert Young. She died on November 9, 1985 in ...
8. Eddie Lyons
Actor | Everything But the Truth
Eddie Lyons was born on November 25, 1886 in Beardstown, Illinois, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Everything But the Truth (1920), Almost Welcome (1918) and All Bound Around (1919). He was married to Virginia Kirtley. He died on August 30, 1926 in Pasadena, California, USA.
Actor | The Heart of Maryland
Harry Northrup was born on July 31, 1875 in Paris, France as Henri Stabo Wallace Northrup. He was an actor, known for The Heart of Maryland (1927), The Painted World (1919) and The Unchastened Woman (1925). He was married to Merceita Esmond. He died on July 2, 1936 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
10. Mary Thurman
Actress | A Bride for a Knight
Mary Thurman was born Mary Christiansen on April 27, 1895, in Richfield, Utah. She was one of seven children raised in the Mormon faith. Sadly her father passed away when she was nine. Mary attended the University of Utah and got a job as a teacher. In 1915 she took a trip to Hollywood. A talent ...
11. Edward Dillon
Director | The Dice Woman
Edward Dillon was born on January 1, 1879 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor and director, known for The Dice Woman (1926), Bred in Old Kentucky (1926) and Women Men Marry (1922). He was married to Frances. He died on July 11, 1933 in Hollywood, California, USA.
13. Fred Kelsey
Actor | O. Henry's Full House
Fred Kelsey was born on August 20, 1884 in Sandusky, Ohio, USA as Frederick Alvin Kelsey. He was an actor and director, known for O. Henry's Full House (1952), The Lone Wolf Strikes (1940) and Secrets of the Lone Wolf (1941). He was married to Katharine Miller. He died on September 2, 1961 in ...
14. Arline Pretty
Actress | Love in the Dark
Arline Pretty (her actual name) had experience on stage, playing everything from juvenile leads to Shakespeare, before making her film debut in 1913. She freelanced for different studios and worked in all genres, but she found success doing serials for Vitagraph and Pathe. She worked steadily until...
Actress | The White Horseman
Beatrice Dominguez born in San Bernardino in California in 1896. A exotic dancer, first working in vaudeville under the name of 'La Bella Sevilla'. dark-haired genuine beauty who appeared in a handful of melodrama and western movies, making her film debut in 1914 under the direction of Burton L. ...
16. Tom Ricketts
Director | Life's Blind Alley
Born in London, England, in 1853, prolific actor/director (300+ credits) Tom Ricketts is mostly forgotten today, but his chief claim to fame is that he directed the first motion picture shot in Hollywood.
Ricketts began his show-business career as an actor on the London stage, and gained a ...
18. Mitchell Lewis
Actor | Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
Mitchell Lewis was born on June 26, 1880 in Syracuse, New York, USA as Mitchell Joseph Lewis. He was an actor, known for Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925), A Tale of Two Cities (1935) and Waikiki Wedding (1937). He was married to Nan Frances Ryan and Rosabel Morrison. He died on August 24, 1956 ...
19. Harry Todd
Actor | One Is Guilty
Harry Todd was born on December 13, 1863 in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA as John Nelson Todd. He was an actor, known for One Is Guilty (1934), Tea: With a Kick! (1923) and Mustang Pete's Love Affair (1911). He was married to Margaret Joslin. He died on February 15, 1935 in Glendale, California, USA.
Actor | The Americano
Spottiswoode Aitken was born on April 16, 1867 in Edinburgh, Scotland as Frank Spottiswoode Aitken. He was an actor and writer, known for The Americano (1916), The Birth of a Nation (1915) and The White Circle (1920). He was married to Marion Dana Jones. He died on February 26, 1933 in Los Angeles,...
21. Larry Steers
Actor | The King of the Kongo
Larry Steers was born on February 14, 1888 in Indiana, USA as Lawrence Wells Steers. He was an actor, known for The King of the Kongo (1929), The Secret Garden (1919) and Clipped Wings (1937). He died on February 15, 1951 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
22. Richard Neill
Actor | The King of the Kongo
Richard Neill was born on November 12, 1875 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The King of the Kongo (1929), The Fighting Coward (1924) and The Unfortunate Marriage (1917). He died on April 8, 1970 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
23. Hal Taliaferro
Actor | The Painted Stallion
American actor who starred in silent Westerns under one name, then moved into character roles and bit parts under another. Born Floyd Taliaferro Alderson in Sheridan, Wyoming, and raised on a ranch in Rosebud County, Montana, he became an expert horseman. He served in World War I, then traveled to ...
also known as Wally Wales
24. Renée Björling
Actress | Klostret i Sendomir
Renée Björling was born on July 10, 1898 in Lovö, Ekerö, Stockholms län, Sweden as Renée Louise Björling. She was an actress, known for Klostret i Sendomir (1920), Charleys tant (1926) and A Lesson in Love (1954). She died on March 4, 1975 in Täby, Stockholms län.
25. Alf Blütecher
Actor | Manden med de ni Fingre I
Alf Blütecher was born on February 7, 1880 in Lårdal, Norway as Alf Wiborg Blütecher. He was an actor, known for The Man with the Missing Finger (1915), The End of the World (1916) and A Trip to Mars (1918). He died on March 5, 1959 in Oslo, Norway.
27. Vera Sisson
Actress | The Hidden Spring
Vera Sisson was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, on July 31, 1891. She began her career in 1913 when she appeared in her first film entitled, The Helping Hand (1913) when she was 22 years old. Unfortunately, Vera never rose much beyond a character actress. By the time she made Love 'Em and Leave 'Em (...
28. Edith Roberts
Actress | Seven Keys to Baldpate
Edith Roberts was born in New York City on September 17, 1899. She was a starstruck 19-year-old when she made her debut in The Deciding Kiss (1918). Although she didn't get the acclaim that her more successful counterparts did, she remained very busy throughout the decade and into the 1920s. After ...
Actor | Modern Times
Murdock MacQuarrie was born on August 25, 1878 in San Francisco, California, USA as Murdock J. MacQuarrie. He was an actor and director, known for Modern Times (1936), The Star Gazer (1914) and The Old Bell-Ringer (1914). He was married to Claire M. He died on August 22, 1942 in Los Angeles, ...
31. Jay Wilsey
Actor | Riding Speed
Wilbert Jay Wilsey was born in Clark County, Missouri, in 1896. He learned to ride a horse at a very young age, and when he got older he began appearing on the rodeo circuit. In 1924 he found himself in Hollywood and, hearing that producers were looking for good horsemen for western movies, went ...
aka Buffalo Bill Jr.
32. Milburn Morante
Director | The Escape
Milburn Morante (often alternatively credited as 'Moranti') began as a turn-of-the-century vaudevillian, part of a family trio calling themselves 'The Three Morantes'. After moving from San Francisco to L.A., he gravitated towards the film industry by 1913, initially with Keystone-Triangle, and, ...
33. Al Ferguson
Actor | The Lightning Express
Al Ferguson was born on April 19, 1888 in Rosslare, County Wexford, Ireland as Alfred George Ferguson. He was an actor and director, known for The Lightning Express (1930), Shackles of Fear (1924) and The Trail of Vengeance (1924). He was married to Lottie Taber. He died on December 4, 1971 in ...
34. Slim Whitaker
Actor | The Man from New Mexico
American cowboy and actor Slim Whitaker was working the rodeo circuit at age 17, eventually becoming a cowhand on the Chowchilla Ranch in central California. In 1912 he was hired as a riding extra and stunt man by Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson for westerns being filmed in Niles Canyon, CA. ...
35. Nelson McDowell
Actor | The Last of the Mohicans
Nelson McDowell was born on August 14, 1870 in Greenville, Missouri, USA. He was an actor, known for The Last of the Mohicans (1932), The Last of the Mohicans (1920) and Oliver Twist (1933). He was married to Lottie Green and Sophia. He died on November 3, 1947 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California...
36. George Ovey
Actor | The Pirate of Panama
George Ovey was born on December 13, 1870 in Trenton, Missouri, USA as George Overton Odell. He was an actor and writer, known for The Pirate of Panama (1929), Strings of Steel (1926) and Hit the Deck (1929). He was married to Louise Horner. He died on September 23, 1951 in Hollywood, California, ...
Actress | La signora delle camelie
Ida Carloni Talli was born on January 31, 1860 in Rome, Papal State. She was an actress, known for La signora delle camelie (1915), The White Sister (1923) and La canaglia di Parigi (1919). She died on April 23, 1940 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy.
38. Doris Hill
Actress | Men Are Like That
Doris Hill was born on March 21, 1905 in Roswell, New Mexico, USA. She was an actress, known for Men Are Like That (1930), Spirit of the West (1932) and Code of Honor (1930). She was married to Monte Brice and George L. Derrick. She died on March 3, 1976 in Kingman, Arizona, USA.
39. George Meeker
Actor | Murder by Television
This durable co-star-turned-character man had the steely eyes and overall slickness of somebody never to trust...and for good reason. For over two decades George Meeker fit the bill as the guy you loved to hate in movies. Frequently the spineless third wheel of a romantic triangle, he always lost ...
40. André Cheron
Actor | One Hour with You
André Cheron was born on August 24, 1880 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Seine-et-Oise [now Yvelines], France as André Louis Duval. He was an actor, known for One Hour with You (1932), The Fighting Demon (1925) and Navy Secrets (1939). He died on January 26, 1952 in San Francisco, California, USA.
41. Charles Morton
Actor | Arms and the Man
Handsome, athletic actor whose career started in the late silent era as a leading man and continued into sound features and finally television. Born in Illinois, Morton spent his adolescence in Madison, Wisconsin; receiving his education at Madison High School and the University of Wisconsin. He ...
42. Katherine Perry
Actress | Blood Will Tell
Katherine Perry was born on January 5, 1897 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Blood Will Tell (1927), Main Street (1923) and Husbands for Rent (1927). She was married to Owen Moore. She died on October 14, 1983 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
44. David Rollins
Actor | The Big Trail
Extremely handsome, juvenile lead of the silent era David Rollins was discovered as an extra and given a contract with Fox Films in 1927. He worked mostly in light comedies, frequently paired with Sue Carol (the future wife of Alan Ladd). While under contract to Fox he worked with many great ...
45. Polly Moran
Actress | Show People
She was one rowdy, no-holds-barred entertainer. Comedienne Polly Moran was considered second only to perhaps Louise Fazenda as Mack Sennett's funniest lady during her silent-era heyday. Born in 1883, Polly was made for vaudeville, touring all over the world, notably Europe. Sennett snapped her up ...
Actor | Flaming Frontiers
An All-American halfback while attending the University of Alabama, Johnny Mack Brown chose the silver screen over the green grass of the football field when he graduated. Signed to a contract with MGM in 1926, Brown debuted in Slide, Kelly, Slide (1927) with William Haines in a film about - ...
47. Bobby Connelly
Actor | Humoresque
Bobby Connelly was born on April 4, 1909 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Robert Joseph Connelly. He was an actor, known for Humoresque (1920), The Faith of Sonny Jim (1915) and Sonny Jim and the Valentine (1915). He died on July 5, 1922 in Lynbrook, Long Island, New York.
Actor | The Cat and the Canary
Arthur Edmund Carewe was born on December 30, 1884 in Trapzon (Trebizond), Turkey as Hovsep Hovsepian. He was an actor, known for The Cat and the Canary (1927), God's Gift to Women (1931) and The Phantom of the Opera (1925). He was married to Irene Pavlowska. He died on April 22, 1937 in Santa ...
49. Walter McGrail
Actor | Special Agent K-7
Walter McGrail was born on October 19, 1888 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Walter Bernard McGreal. He was an actor, known for Special Agent K-7 (1936), The Lone Star Ranger (1930) and The American Beauty (1927). He was married to Hazel Stuart Drew. He died on March 19, 1970 in San ...
50. Webster Campbell
Director | The Single Track
Webster Campbell was born on January 25, 1893 in Kansas City, Kansas, USA as William Webster Campbell. He was an actor and director, known for The Single Track (1921), Gateway to the West (1924) and Divorce Coupons (1922). He was married to Beatrice Marian Lindshield and Corinne Griffith. He died ...
51. Edward Peil Sr.
Edward Peil Sr. was born on January 18, 1883 in Racine, Wisconsin, USA as Edward John Peil. He was an actor, known for Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl (1919), The Big Cage (1933) and Girl from Rio (1939). He was married to Henrietta 'Etta' Raynor. He died on December 29, 1958 in ...
52. Harvey Clark
Actor | The Silver Treasure
Harvey Clark was born on October 4, 1885 in Chelsea, Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Harvey Thornton Clark. He was an actor, known for The Silver Treasure (1926), Seven Keys to Baldpate (1929) and Picture Brides (1934). He died on July 19, 1938 in Hollywood, California, USA.
55. Ruth Dwyer
Actress | Crack o' Dawn
Ruth Dwyer was born on January 25, 1898 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Crack o' Dawn (1925), The Reckless Age (1924) and The Lurking Peril (1919). She was married to William Jackie. She died on March 2, 1978 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
56. Edmund Breese
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.
57. Roy D'Arcy
Actor | La Bohème
Roy D'Arcy was born Roy Giusti in San Francisco in 1894 but educated in Europe. For a while he traveled with a band of gypsies throughout the Continent, but left to study art and painting in Paris. After several years of traveling and various business ventures in South America and Asia he returned ...
60. Edward Connelly
Actor | The Prisoner of Zenda
American character actor of silent films, Edward Connelly, a native New Yorker, was a newspaperman before he became an actor, being a reporter for the New York Sunl. At 25 he joined a theatrical stock company in Kansas City and appeared subsequently on Broadway in such plays as "Shore Acres," "The ...
Actress | Mrs. Dane's Defense
Maude appeared in a number of Broadway productions from 1908 1925 including: "Glorious Betsy," "The American Maid," "A Full House" with Hugh Cameron and Ralph Morgan, "Elsie" and "Big Boy" with Al Jolson, Minnie Dupree and Colin Campbell. She also appeared on the stage with Marilyn Miller in her ...
63. Eileen Percy
Actress | The Husband Hunter
Eileen Percy was born in Belfast, Ireland on August 21, 1900. She got an early start in films when she landed the role of Ethel Forsythe in 1917's Down to Earth (1917). She was barely 17 years old. Eileen was kept busy as the twenties rolled in with roles in The Third Eye (1920), Why Trust Your ...
64. Edward LeSaint
Actor | Modern Times
Edward LeSaint was born on December 13, 1870 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Modern Times (1936), Merely Mary Ann (1920) and The Girl of My Heart (1920). He was married to Stella LeSaint. He died on September 10, 1940 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
65. Baby Peggy
Actress | Helen's Babies
Silent moppet star Jackie Coogan, immortalized as Charles Chaplin's The Kid (1921), had only one screen rival during the early 1920s, and that was none other than Baby Peggy. She was "discovered" while visiting the Century Studios lot on Sunset Boulevard with her mother when she was a mere 19-...
66. Elmer Clifton
Director | The Secret of Treasure Island
He acted on the stage from 1907 and worked with D.W. Griffith in various capacities between 1913-22, including appearances in The Birth of a Nation (1915) and Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916). He became a director in 1917, with his best-known production probably being the ...
67. Theodore Kosloff
Actor | The Tree of Knowledge
Theodore Kosloff was born on January 22, 1882 in Moscow, Russian Empire as Fijodor Mikailovitch Koslov. He is known for his work on The Tree of Knowledge (1920), To Have and to Hold (1922) and The King of Kings (1927). He was married to Maria Alexandra Baldina. He died on November 22, 1956 in Los ...
Actor | Virginia City
The son of a rancher-turned-politician, Guinn Williams was given the nickname "Big Boy" (and he was, too - 6' 2" of mostly solid muscle from years of working on ranches and playing semi-pro and pro baseball) by Will Rogers, with whom he made one of his first films, in 1919. Although his father ...
69. Robert Edeson
Actor | The Absentee
A noted stage actor at the turn of the 20th century, Robert Edeson began his film career working with Cecil B. DeMille on The Call of the North (1914), then moved on to Vitagraph where he remained for the rest of the teens. In the 1920s he returned to work for De Mille, playing the man-of-the-world...
70. Willy Fritsch
Actor | Frau im Mond
Willy Fritsch was born on January 27, 1901 in Kattowitz, Upper Silesia, Germany as Wilhelm Egon Fritz Fritsch. He was an actor, known for Woman in the Moon (1929), Inglourious Basterds (2009) and Melody of the Heart (1929). He was married to Dinah Grace. He died on July 13, 1973 in Hamburg, Germany.
71. Charles Murray
Actor | Vamping Venus
Charles Murray was born on June 22, 1872 in Laurel, Indiana, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Vamping Venus (1928), Around the Corner (1930) and Mike (1926). He was married to Nellie Bae Hamilton. He died on July 29, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
72. Ernst Deutsch
Actor | The Third Man
Ernst Deutsch was born on September 16, 1890 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary as Ernest Dorian. He was an actor, known for The Third Man (1949), Der Prozeß (1948) and The Golem (1920). He was married to Anuschka Fuchs. He died on March 22, 1969 in West Berlin, West Germany.
73. Walter Pidgeon
Actor | Forbidden Planet
Walter Pidgeon, a handsome, tall and dark-haired man, began his career studying voice at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. He then did theater, mainly stage musicals. He went to Hollywood in the early 1920s, where he made silent films, including Mannequin (1926) and Sumuru (1927). ...
74. Ward Crane
Actor | Sherlock Jr.
American actor of silent films. A native of Albany, New York, the son of a railroad engineer, he began a career in government, serving as confidential stenographer and then secretary to Governor William Sulzer of New York. Sulzer's impeachment and removal from office left Crane without a job, and ...
75. Gertrude McCoy
Actress | Nelson
Gertrude McCoy was born on June 30, 1890 in Sugar Valley, Georgia, USA as Gertrude Lyon. She was an actress and writer, known for Nelson (1926), The Blue Bird (1918) and A Royal Divorce (1923). She was married to Duncan McRae. She died on July 17, 1967 in Atlanta, Georgia.
76. Miriam Nesbitt
Actress | Mary Stuart
Miriam Nesbitt was born on September 14, 1873 in chicago, Illinois, USA as Miriam Anne Schancke. She was an actress, known for Mary Stuart (1913), Stanton's Last Fling (1914) and The Declaration of Independence (1911). She was married to Marc McDermott. She died on August 11, 1954 in Hollywood, ...
78. 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.
Actor | The Gates of Eden
Augustus Phillips was born on August 1, 1874 in Rensselaer, Indiana, USA. He was an actor, known for The Gates of Eden (1916), The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere (1914) and The Birth of the Star Spangled Banner (1914). He was married to Mildred Manning. He died on September 16, 1952 in Milford, ...
81. Maurice Mariaud
Director | Le secret du cargo
Maurice Mariaud started working for Gaumont, France, in 1908 as an actor, and then directed 44 short fiction films for Gaumont, plus some episodes of film serials. Two uncredited works in that period are _Amour qui sauve, L' (1912)_ and Attacked by a Lion (1912). In 1918, he worked in Portugal, ...
85. Fernand Mailly
Actor | Au bonheur des dames
Fernand Mailly was born on February 26, 1873 in Le Havre, Seine-Inférieure [now Seine-Maritime], France as Fernand Jean-Paul Anne. He was an actor, known for Au bonheur des dames (1930), Brigadier Gerard (1915) and Le costaud des Épinettes (1923). He died on August 20, 1942 in Paris, France.
86. Charles Dullin
Actor | Maldone
Charles Dullin was born on May 12, 1885 in Yenne, Savoie, France as Charles Edouard François Marie Dullin. He was an actor and producer, known for Misdeal (1928), L'homme qui vendit son âme au diable (1921) and Miracle of the Wolves (1924). He was married to Marcelle Charles Dullin. He died ...
87. Andrée Pascal
Actress | Les mystères de Paris
Andrée Pascal was born on January 17, 1892 in Paris, France as Andrée Alice Georgette Pascal. She was an actress, known for Mysteries of Paris (1912), Rocambole (1914) and Le mot de l'énigme (1916). She died on December 7, 1982 in Clichy-la-Garenne, Hauts-de-Seine, France.
88. 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), After His Own Heart (1919) and When Do We Eat? (1918). He was married to Lottie Harriet Ward Christensen Kemp (maiden name: Ward). He died on December 28, ...
90. Henry Kolker
Actor | Holiday
Stalwart character actor Henry Kolker appeared on the Broadway stage from 1904, comedy being his forte early on. Later, as a leading man in romantic dramas, he partnered famous stars like Alla Nazimova. Moving on to films in 1914 as actor/director, he became noted in particular for directing ...
Actor | Rouletabille chez les bohémiens
Gabriel de Gravone was born on November 21, 1887 in Ajaccio, Corsica, France as Antoine Paul André Faggianelli. He was an actor and director, known for Rouletabille chez les bohémiens (1922), Les misérables - Époque 2: Fantine (1913) and Les misérables - Époque 1:...
93. Olive Tell
Actress | Lawful Larceny
Olive Tell was born in New York City sometime in 1894. She appeared in her first film when she was 23 years old in Her Sister (1917). Largely a character actress, Olive did appear in few films when compared to her contemporaries. Olive was one of a few character actresses to successfully make the ...
94. Maurice Escande
Actor | Les trois mousquetaires
The name of Maurice Escande is inextricably linked to the Comédie-Française, the oldest and most illustrious theatre company of France. He indeed belonged to the troupe - with only a few interruptions - from 1918 to 1970, rose through the ranks from "pensionnaire" (paid actor) to "sociétaire" (...
95. Huguette Duflos
Actress | Le capitan
Huguette Duflos was born on August 24, 1887 in Limoges, Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France as Hermance Joséphine Meurs. She was an actress, known for Le capitan (1946), L'homme à l'Hispano (1927) and Les mystères de Paris (1922). She was married to Raphaël Duflos. She died on April 12, ...
Director | Parada Paramount
Charles de Rochefort was born on July 7, 1879 in Port-Vendres, Pyrénées-Orientales, France as Charles d' Authier de Rochefort. He was an actor and director, known for Parada Paramount (1930), Le secret du docteur (1930) and The Ten Commandments (1923). He died on February 2, 1952 in Paris, France.
97. David Powell
Actor | Fine Feathers
David Powell was born on December 17, 1883 in Glasgow, Scotland. He was an actor, known for Fine Feathers (1915), Missing Millions (1922) and The Dawn of a Tomorrow (1915). He died on April 16, 1925 in New York City, New York, USA.
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98. Helen Holmes
Actress | Crossed Signals
Though the circumstances of Helen Holmes' birth are somewhat hazy (sources place it in either Chicago or Louisville, KY, in mid-June or early July of 1893), what isn't hazy is that she was, with Pearl White, the queen of the railroad serials of the mid-teens and early '20s. Holmes always played a ...
99. Vera Steadman
Actress | The Nervous Wreck
Vera Steadman was born on June 23, 1900 in Monterey, California, USA. She was an actress, known for The Nervous Wreck (1926), 813 (1920) and His Breach of Promise (1920). She was married to Jack Taylor. She died on December 14, 1966 in Long Beach, California.
100. Dorothy Gibson
Actress | Saved from the Titanic
Dorothy Winnifred Brown was born at the home of her parents, Pauline Caroline Boesen Brown and John Brown on May 17, 1889 at 320 Willow Avenue in Hoboken, New Jersey. John Brown died while she was an infant and Leonard Gibson became her stepfather four years later. She had two siblings but both ...