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1. Georges Méliès Georges Méliès Director, A Trip to the Moon Georges Méliès was a French illusionist and film director famous for leading many technical and narrative developments in the earliest days of cinema. Méliès was an especially prolific innovator in the use of special effects, popularizing such techniques as substitution splices, multiple exposures, time-lapse photography, dissolves, and hand-painted color...
2. Rabindranath Tagore Rabindranath Tagore Music Department, Charulata
3. Henrietta Crosman Henrietta Crosman Actress, Pilgrimage
4. William Morris William Morris Actor, Monsieur Lecoq
5. Florence Roberts Florence Roberts Actress, Babes in Toyland
6. Chung Ling Soo Chung Ling Soo
7. Theodore Roberts Theodore Roberts Actor, The Ten Commandments The son of a sea captain, Theodore Roberts was a veteran stage actor, making his first appearance in 1880. Often referred to as the "Grand Duke of Hollywood," Roberts was a regular on the Cecil B. DeMille team and appeared in 23 of DeMille's films. He is best remembered for his role as Moses in DeMille's The Ten Commandments...
8. Robert Disney Robert Disney
9. Phyllis Allen Phyllis Allen Actress, Pay Day Getting her show business start in vaudeville, Phyllis Allen's large physique and excellent timing made her a natural for film comedies, and she appeared in many of Mack Sennett's slapstick films. She also appeared in several of Charles Chaplin's movies, and was often paired with equally hefty comedian Mack Swain.
10. Dark Cloud Dark Cloud Actor, The Song of the Wildwood Flute
11. Mme. Ernestine Schumann-Heink Mme. Ernestine Schumann-Heink Self, Mme. Ernestine Schumann-Heink
12. Eille Norwood Eille Norwood Actor, The Boscombe Valley Mystery
13. Maud Gage Baum Maud Gage Baum Miscellaneous Crew, The Wizard of Oz
14. Jose Rizal Jose Rizal Writer, El filibusterismo
15. Joseph Hart Joseph Hart Actor, Foxy Grandpa Shows Boys He Is a Magician
16. Nellie Melba Nellie Melba Soundtrack, Wolf Creek 2
17. Wilhelm Diegelmann Wilhelm Diegelmann Actor, The Blue Angel
18. William Arms Fisher William Arms Fisher Soundtrack, Killer of Sheep
19. William H. Turner William H. Turner Actor, Traffic in Souls
20. Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt Self, Pres. Roosevelt's Fourth of July Oration
21. Hal Wilson Hal Wilson Actor, The Heart of Carita
22. Alberta Gallatin Alberta Gallatin Actress, Fine Feathers
23. Adolph Lestina Adolph Lestina Actor, Hearts of the World
24. Edmund Allenby Edmund Allenby Self, With Allenby in Palestine and Lawrence in Arabia Edmund Allenby was born in 1861 at Brackenhurst Hall, Nottinghamshire county, England, one of six children and the son of a country gentleman. His military service began when he entered the Royal Military College at Sandhurst in 1881 where he was commissioned into the Royal Cavalry and sent to South Africa a year later where...
25. Ernst Arndt Ernst Arndt Actor, Bretter, die die Welt bedeuten
26. Morgan Robertson Morgan Robertson Writer, The Closing of the Circuit American short story writer and novelist, was born the son of Andrew Robertson, a ship captain on the Great Lakes, and Amelia (Glassford) Robertson. Morgan went to sea as a cabin boy and was in the merchant service from 1866 to 1877, rising to first mate. Tiring of life at sea, he studied jewelry making at Cooper Union in New York City and worked for 10 years as a diamond setter...
27. William J. Burns William J. Burns Actor, The Strangler
28. Fridtjof Nansen Fridtjof Nansen Self, Vår egen tid
29. Alice Washburn Alice Washburn Actress, The Two Flats
30. Howard Truesdale Howard Truesdale Actor, Go West
31. André Calmettes André Calmettes Director, Richard III
32. Mrs. William Bechtel Mrs. William Bechtel Actress, The Land Beyond the Sunset
33. Frederick Bond Frederick Bond
34. Jeff Barlow Jeff Barlow Actor, Charles Peace, King of Criminals Bald-headed with thick rimmed round glasses Jeff Barlow born in Lancashire in 1871. Began in the theatre appearing in drama and comedy from the 1890's. He won the leading role in his first film, as the famous murderer and thief Charles Peace under the direction of Ernest G. Batley in 'Charles Peace...
35. Horace Annesley Vachell Horace Annesley Vachell Writer, Lord Camber's Ladies
36. Martha Freud Martha Freud
37. Emil Albes Emil Albes Actor, Revolutionary Marriage
38. Angel Gregorio Villoldo Angel Gregorio Villoldo Soundtrack, Scent of a Woman
39. Dante Testa Dante Testa Actor, Cabiria
40. Charles Swickard Charles Swickard Director, Hell's Hinges
41. Francis Perry Elliott Francis Perry Elliott Writer, Pals First
42. Pauline Johnson Pauline Johnson Writer, Shadow River
43. Sam Allen Sam Allen Actor, The Son of the Wolf
44. Max Figman Max Figman Actor, Jack Chanty Max Figman, a veteran actor, whose last important Broadway role was that of Louis XV in "The Dubarry" on stage in 1932. Starting his career under Augustin Daly, and later under the management of Charles Frohman was a member of the old Madison Square Garden Stock Company. For seven years he was leading man and stage director with Mrs.Fiske...
45. Santiago Rusiñol Santiago Rusiñol Writer, El señor Esteve
46. Hannes Hafstein Hannes Hafstein Self, Islands Altings besög i Köbenhavn
47. King Ferdinand of Bulgaria King Ferdinand of Bulgaria Self, Pathé's Weekly, No. 34 King Ferdinand of Bulgaria (who was actually Hungarian, not a Bulgarian) was born in Vienna, Austria, on Feb. 26, 1861, into the Saxe-Coburg-Gotha family, a prominent branch of the Austro-Hungarian nobility. The family was quite wealthy and had extensive landholdings in Hungary and Slovakia, and Ferdinand grew up in the lap of luxury and comfort in the heady world of 19th-century Vienna...
48. Ferdinand Bonn Ferdinand Bonn Actor, Don Juans letztes Abenteuer
49. Ed Ebele Ed Ebele Production Manager, Rascals
50. Lucius Henderson Lucius Henderson Director, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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