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1. C. Aubrey Smith C. Aubrey Smith Actor, Rebecca Movie roles are sometimes based upon what the audience expects to see. If the role called for the tall stereotypical Englishmen with the stiff upper lip and stern determination, that man would be C. Aubrey Smith, graduate of Cambridge University, a leading Freemason and a test cricketer for England...
2. Konstantin Stanislavski Konstantin Stanislavski Miscellaneous Crew, Na dne Konstantin Stanislavski was a wealthy Russian businessman turned director who founded the Moscow Art Theatre, and originated the Stanislavski's System of acting which was spread over the world by his students, such as Michael Chekhov, Aleksei Dikij, Stella Adler, Viktor Tourjansky, and Richard Boleslawski among many others...
3. William Randolph Hearst William Randolph Hearst Producer, Little Old New York William Randolph Hearst was the greatest newspaper baron in the history of the United States and is the person whom Citizen Kane, widely regarded as the greatest film ever made, is primarily based on. While there are many similarities between Charles Foster Kane, as limned by the great Orson Welles and his screenwriter, Herman J. Mankiewicz (who knew Hearst), there are many dissimilarities also...
4. Alison Skipworth Alison Skipworth Actress, The Devil Is a Woman Born in London on July 25, 1863. Originally a Broadway actress with extensive experience portraying grand dames. Skipworth shifted to Hollywood as character actress of the 30's, specializing in playing aristocratic types. She is better remembered, however, in association with her antagonist in three screen comedies - none other than W.C. Fields.
5. Zeffie Tilbury Zeffie Tilbury Actress, The Grapes of Wrath
6. Gustav von Seyffertitz Gustav von Seyffertitz Actor, Shanghai Express
7. Swami Vivekananda Swami Vivekananda Swami Vivekananda was a great social reformer and a very inspiring personality of India. Vivekananda was called by the name Narendranath Datta.. He was born in Kolkata on 12 January 1863 to Vishwanath Datta and Bhuvaneshwari Devi. His father was a successful attorney. He used to practice meditation even from his boyhood, and was associated with Brahmo Movement for some time...
8. Henry Ford Henry Ford Self, Til Vesterheimen
9. Edythe Chapman Edythe Chapman Actress, Beyond the Rocks Edythe Chapman was born in Rochester, New York on October 8, 1863. A stage actress who came upon movies late in life, she nonetheless made 97 motion pictures. She was 51 years old when she played in _Richelieu (1914)_. Edythe was one of the busier actresses in the early silent era appearing in as many as nine films a year...
10. John Bunny John Bunny Actor, A Cure for Pokeritis When John Bunny died the New York Times stated, "The name John Bunny will always be linked to the movies." Little did movie fans of 1915 realize that he would be completely forgotten the next year and completely omitted from many books on silent movies 70-80 years later. Bunny was the ninth in a line of English sea captains and would be the first not to follow in that profession...
11. Harry Todd Harry Todd Actor, Alkali Ike's Auto
12. Harry Beresford Harry Beresford Actor, David Copperfield
13. E.H. Calvert E.H. Calvert Actor, The Love Parade
14. Archduke Franz Ferdinand Archduke Franz Ferdinand Self, Pathé's Weekly, No. 29 Born on December 18, 1863, the eldest son of Archduke Karl-Ludwig von Habsburg and his wife, Princess Annunziata di Borbone, Franz Ferdinand was third in line to the thrown of the Austro-Hungarian Empire upon his birth. After his cousin Crown Prince Rudolf committed suicide in 1889 and his father died in 1896...
15. William Humphrey William Humphrey Actor, Fine Feathers Make Fine Birds William Humphrey was born William Jonathan Humphrey on January 2nd, 1875 in Chicopee Falls, Massachusetts, USA. He entered films in 1909 as an actor, in 1910 as a director, and in 1917 as a screenwriter. He directed films and wrote screenplays until 1922. As an actor, he appeared in 124 films from 1909 until 1937. He died of coronary thrombosis on October 4th, 1942.
16. Horace Hodges Horace Hodges Actor, Jamaica Inn
17. Helen Dunbar Helen Dunbar Actress, Fine Manners
18. W.W. Jacobs W.W. Jacobs Writer, Our Relations
19. Ricca Allen Ricca Allen Actress, Many a Slip
20. Al J. Jennings Al J. Jennings Actor, Beating Back
21. John Martin Harvey John Martin Harvey Actor, The Only Way When one thinks of the great English actors who have been knighted, one thinks of Henry Irving, the greatest actor of the middle-to-late Victorian period who became the first thespian to have a sovereign's sword patted on both shoulders in 1895, or the likes of Laurence Olivier(acclaimed as the greatest actor of his generation)...
22. Henry De Vere Stacpoole Henry De Vere Stacpoole Writer, The Blue Lagoon A ship's surgeon for more than forty years, Stacpoole was an expert on the South Sea islands. His many books contain detailed descriptions of the natural life and civilizations with which he was so at home.
23. Sidney Drew Sidney Drew Actor, A Florida Enchantment His mother claimed he was adopted, perhaps because her husband had been away touring for several years before Sidney's birth and was dead before the great event took place. Ethel Barrymore, Lionel Barrymore and John Barrymore, his niece and nephews, insisted he looked too much like "Mummum" to have been anybody else's child...
24. Anthony Hope Anthony Hope Writer, The Prisoner of Zenda British novelist and playwright Anthony Hope was born Anthony Hope Hawkins on Feb. 9, 1863, in London. His father was the headmaster of the St. Johns Foundation School for the Sons of Poor Clergy. He was educated at Marlborough School and Baliol College, Oxford, obtaining an M.A. with honors in 1885...
25. Gabriele D'Annunzio Gabriele D'Annunzio Writer, L'innocente
26. Max Skladanowsky Max Skladanowsky Director, Das boxende Känguruh
27. Gene Stratton-Porter Gene Stratton-Porter Writer, A Girl of the Limberlost Born the daughter of a Methodist minister, Gene was the youngest of 12 children. Gene got her start when she sent bird and animal photographs to "Recreation" magazine. The magazine was so impressed, they asked her to write for them. She also wrote for "Outing" magazine. At this point, she turned to writing fiction.
28. Arthur Machen Arthur Machen Writer, Skeleton of Mrs. Morales
29. Dwijendralal Roy Dwijendralal Roy Writer, Mathru Bhoomi
30. Carrie Daumery Carrie Daumery Actress, Lady Windermere's Fan
31. Adele Sandrock Adele Sandrock Actress, Kirschen in Nachbars Garten
32. David Lloyd George David Lloyd George Self, The Lord Mayor of London
33. William J. Locke William J. Locke Writer, Ladies in Lavender
34. Joseph Kilgour Joseph Kilgour Actor, Out of the Quagmire
35. Pietro Mascagni Pietro Mascagni Soundtrack, Raging Bull
36. Herschel Mayall Herschel Mayall Actor, Love vs Duty
37. S.D. Wilcox S.D. Wilcox Actor, The Ghost of the Canyon
38. William A. Brady William A. Brady Miscellaneous Crew, Paying the Price
39. Edvard Munch Edvard Munch Self, Let the Scream Be Heard
40. Wilfred Shine Wilfred Shine Actor, Waterloo
41. George Hernandez George Hernandez Actor, Goody Goody Jones
42. Ole Olsen Ole Olsen Producer, A Trip to Mars
43. Dan Crimmins Dan Crimmins Actor, White Zombie
44. Walter Dew Walter Dew Detective Chief Inspector Walter Dew (17 April 1863 - 16 December 1947) was a Metropolitan Police officer who was involved in the hunt for both Jack the Ripper and Dr Crippen. Dew was born at Far Cotton, in Hardingstone, Northamptonshire, one of seven children to Walter Dew Sr (ca 1822-1884), a railway guard...
45. Helen Strickland Helen Strickland Actress, The Ghost of Old Morro
46. Charles Pathé Charles Pathé Producer, La roue
47. Lady Duff Gordon Lady Duff Gordon Costume Designer, The Perils of Pauline Lucy, Lady Duff Gordon, famous as "Lucile", was a top fashion designer with a clientele of royalties, socialites and entertainment celebrities. Her firm, "Lucile, Ltd," flourished from the turn of the century into the early 1920s. Lady Duff Gordon is best remembered for her work in the performing arts...
48. Moy Ming Moy Ming Actor, Shadow of Chinatown
49. Mary Brough Mary Brough Actress, A Sister to Assist 'Er Mary Brough was born Mary Bessie Brough in London in 1863 from a long theatrical family, eldest daughter of well-known stage actor Lionel Brough. Mary made her first professional stage appearance in 1881, her roles varied from the classics to light comedies and popular melodramas at the Drury Lane Theatre...
50. William Sulzer William Sulzer Self, The Shame of the Empire State
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