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1. Dame May Whitty Dame May Whitty Actress, The Lady Vanishes Born Mary Whitty on June 19, 1865 to a Liverpool newspaper editor and his wife, she became known as May Whitty to the world. She first stepped on the London stage in 1882. She worked as an understudy at the St. James Theatre, and then, began playing leading roles when she joined a traveling stock company...
2. Rudyard Kipling Rudyard Kipling Writer, The Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling was born in Bombay, Maharashtra, India, the son of John Lockwood Kipling, a museum director and author and illustrator. This was at the height of the "British Raj", so he was brought up by Indian nurses ("ayahs"), who taught him something of the beliefs and tongues of India. He was sent "home" to England at the age of six to live with a foster mother...
3. Otis Harlan Otis Harlan Actor, A Midsummer Night's Dream
4. George Barbier George Barbier Actor, Yankee Doodle Dandy Barbier was educated for the ministry before going to work on the stage. He appeared on Broadway in such successes as "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" and "The Man Who Came Back," among others. He signed a contract with Paramount Pictures in 1929 and later worked as an actor for most of the major studios.
5. King George V King George V Self, Incidents of the Durbar at Delhi
6. Arnold Lucy Arnold Lucy Actor, All Quiet on the Western Front
7. William Butler Yeats William Butler Yeats Writer, Dancing at Lughnasa
8. Jeanne d'Alcy Jeanne d'Alcy Actress, Bluebeard
9. Charles Ogle Charles Ogle Actor, A Christmas Carol The son of a minister from Ohio, Charles Stanton Ogle became a prolific character actor from stage and screen. Mostly cast in commanding roles in silents. Per haps most memorable as the screen's very first Frankenstein monster in Thomas Alva Edison's silent version Frankenstein (1910).
10. Baroness Emmuska Orczy Baroness Emmuska Orczy Writer, The Scarlet Pimpernel
11. Eric Mayne Eric Mayne Actor, Dr. Jack Dublin-born Eric Mayne was educated at Westminster and Durham in England and spent almost thirty years on the stage in both London and his native Ireland. He had a penchant for Shakespearean roles and in later years lectured in Shakespeare at the Los Angeles University College. Mayne, with his imposing six-foot frame and beard...
12. Jean Sibelius Jean Sibelius Soundtrack, Die Hard 2
13. George Nash George Nash Actor, The Jungle
14. Warren G. Harding Warren G. Harding Self, Redskins Pay Tribute to Big Chief Harding
15. Margaret Fealy Margaret Fealy Actress, Mad Youth
16. Edward McWade Edward McWade Actor, Arsenic and Old Lace
17. Mrs. Patrick Campbell Mrs. Patrick Campbell Actress, Riptide
18. A.E.W. Mason A.E.W. Mason Writer, The Four Feathers
19. Robert W. Chambers Robert W. Chambers Writer, America Robert William Chambers, one of the more prolific and popular American authors of late nineteenth and early twentieth century, was born on 26 May, 1865 in Brooklyn to a prominent New York family. After graduating from Yale, Chambers studied art for seven years at The Académie Julian in Paris. By the time he was in his mid-twenties Chambers was already exhibiting his art at salons in Paris...
20. Charles Richman Charles Richman Actor, Dark Victory
21. Harold Entwistle Harold Entwistle Actor, Miss Robinson Crusoe
22. Clarence Geldart Clarence Geldart Actor, A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate
23. Howard Crampton Howard Crampton Actor, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
24. Fay Templeton Fay Templeton Self, The March of Time
25. Louis Mann Louis Mann Actor, The Sins of the Children
26. Harry Lonsdale Harry Lonsdale Actor, The Shepherd of the Hills
27. Rudolf Lettinger Rudolf Lettinger Actor, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
28. Barry O'Neil Barry O'Neil Director, Life's Whirlpool
29. Minnie Maddern Fiske Minnie Maddern Fiske Actress, Vanity Fair
30. Yvette Guilbert Yvette Guilbert Actress, Faust
31. Erich Ludendorff Erich Ludendorff Producer, Es soll ein Schwert durch Deine Seele dringen
32. Robert Cummings Robert Cummings Actor, Alias Jimmy Valentine Highly distinguished Broadway stage and film performer Robert Cummings born in Massachusetts in 1865. Began in stock company theatres from the 1880's. Intelligent, strong personality character and supporting star who appeared in at least 34 drama, crime and comedy movies, making his film debut as Connor in George Irving's 'The Jungle' starring George Nash for the All Star Feature Co in 1914...
33. Francis Powers Francis Powers Director, Sea Mates
34. Sidney Lawford Sidney Lawford Actor, The Picture of Dorian Gray Sir Sidney Turing Lawford, K.C.B. was an English military officer who rose to the rank of Lieutenant General, third highest after Field Marshal and General, primarily remembered as the father of the Anglo-American actor Peter Lawford, who was the brother-in-law of the President of the United States...
35. Emmett King Emmett King Actor, God of Mankind
36. Victory Bateman Victory Bateman Actress, Psychology of Fear
37. George C. Pearce George C. Pearce Actor, Brute Force
38. W.W.E. Gladden W.W.E. Gladden Actor, Injustice W.W.E. Gladden was a minister in the Baptist Church, as well as having served as Chaplain, with the rank of Captain, U.S. Army for the 24th United States Infantry Regiment from 1906 until retired in 1917. Born in South Carolina, he moved to Kansas as a young boy and worked in a flour mill before receiving the call to preach...
39. Mollie McConnell Mollie McConnell Actress, The Twin Triangle
40. Arthur Mackley Arthur Mackley Actor, The Call of the Plains
41. Edwin Thanhouser Edwin Thanhouser Producer, The Evidence of the Film Baltimore-born Edwin Thanhouser got into "show business" as an actor in a traveling repertory company. He eventually formed his own acting companies and took them on the road, too. He also managed a successful theater company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and eventually moved to Chicago and leased a theater there...
42. Grace Lutz Grace Lutz Writer, Marriage in Transit American author Grace Lutz was born Grace Livingston in Wellsville, NY, in 1865. She came from a family of Presbyterian ministers (her father and seven of her uncles) and her mother was a writer for a variety of religious magazines. She was educated at home until she reached college age, at which time she attended the Cincinnati Art School and Elmira College...
43. Paul Dukas Paul Dukas Soundtrack, The Sorcerer's Apprentice Paul Abraham Dukas was born on October 1, 1865 into a Jewish family in Paris, France. He studied music at the Paris Conservatoire, where his teachers were Theodore Dubois, César Franck, and 'Ernest Guiraud'. He met Claude Debussy while both were students at the Paris Conservatoire and they remained life-long friends...
44. Jack Bonavita Jack Bonavita Actor, The Rajah's Sacrifice
45. Elsie de Wolfe Elsie de Wolfe Actress, For Love of Mary Ellen
46. Fuller Mellish Fuller Mellish Actor, A Royal Family
47. Franklin Ritchie Franklin Ritchie Actor, The Undertow
48. J. Fisher White J. Fisher White Actor, Owd Bob
49. Georges Denola Georges Denola Director, La comtesse de Somerive
50. Hermann Picha Hermann Picha Actor, Tartuffe
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