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1. Francis Ford Francis Ford Actor, The Quiet Man Elder brother of the director John Ford and himself a screen director (and John's erstwhile mentor) until the advent of sound. He had also acted in his own films and those of other directors, but turned to acting exclusively circa 1929. As actor, he would provide convincing portrayals of men of authority - men sometimes ruthless if not downright unsavory...
2. Cecil B. DeMille Cecil B. DeMille Producer, The Ten Commandments His parents Henry C. DeMille and Beatrice DeMille were playwrights. His father died when he was 12, and his mother supported the family by opening a school for girls and a theatrical company. Too young to enlist in the Spanish-American War, Cecil followed his brother William C. de Mille to the New York Academy of Dramatic Arts...
3. Leo Carrillo Leo Carrillo Actor, The Cisco Kid
4. Paul E. Burns Paul E. Burns Actor, The Ox-Bow Incident
5. Pablo Picasso Pablo Picasso Art Department, Le mystère Picasso Pablo Picasso, one of the most recognized figures of the 20th century art who co-created such styles as Cubism and Surrealism, was also among most innovative, influential, and prolific artists of all time. He was born Pablo Ruiz Picasso on October 6, 1881, in Malaga, Spain. He was the first child of Jose Ruiz y Blasco and Maria Picasso y Lopez...
6. Noble Johnson Noble Johnson Actor, King Kong African-American movie actor and producer Noble Johnson was born on April 18, 1881, in Marshall, Missouri. His family moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado, when Noble was very young, and it was there that he met Lon Chaney at school. They became friends as children, and later got re-acquainted when both were making movies in Hollywood and became friends all over again (surprisingly...
7. Stefan Zweig Stefan Zweig Writer, The Grand Budapest Hotel
8. Frank O'Connor Frank O'Connor Actor, The Silent Witness
9. Margaret Wycherly Margaret Wycherly Actress, White Heat Margaret Wycherly was born in London, England on October 26, 1881. She was predominately a stage actress, continuing stage work even after performing in films. Her first film role came when she appeared in The Fight at 34 years old. It was not until 1929 that audiences got another glimpse of her in The Thirteenth Chair...
10. Dora Altmann Dora Altmann Actress, Endkampf
11. Pedro de Cordoba Pedro de Cordoba Actor, Saboteur Although many people are under the impression that Pedro de Cordoba was Mexican, his mother was French and his father was Cuban, and he was born in New York City. De Cordoba's career began in silent films, where he established himself as a solid character actor, and his career carried over into talkies...
12. Louella Parsons Louella Parsons Self, Screen Snapshots Series 25, No. 1: 25th Anniversary
13. Herman Rottger Herman Rottger Actor, Ben Hur
14. Gloria Gordon Gloria Gordon Actress, My Friend Irma
15. Asta Nielsen Asta Nielsen Actress, The Joyless Street Danish leading woman of German films who became one of the greatest stars of the silent era. A native of the Copenhagen suburb of Vesterbro, Nielsen was the daughter of a coppersmith and a washerwoman, both of whom died before Nielsen was fifteen. Her stage debut came as a child in the chorus of the...
16. P.G. Wodehouse P.G. Wodehouse Writer, A Damsel in Distress Master of comedy novelist Pelham (Plum) Grenville Wodehouse was born on October 15, 1881, in Guilford, Surrey, England. He died in hospital in Southampton, New York, on Valentine's day (February 14) 1975, from a heart attack after a long illness at age 93. In that time he managed to write close to 200 novels, short stories, plays, song lyrics and so on...
17. Walter Kingsford Walter Kingsford Actor, Captains Courageous
18. Sarah Padden Sarah Padden Actress, Anna Karenina
19. George Enescu George Enescu Composer, The Royal Tenenbaums
20. Matthew Betz Matthew Betz Actor, The Wedding March
21. Harry A. Gant Harry A. Gant Cinematographer, Absent
22. Oscar Sabo Oscar Sabo Actor, Die böse Schwiegermutter
23. József Kürthy József Kürthy Actor, A csikós
24. Charles Dale Charles Dale Self, The Belle of 14th Street
25. Giza Báthory Giza Báthory Actress, Dreams of Love
26. Leon Errol Leon Errol Actor, The Invisible Man's Revenge Bald-pated, Hollywood comedy star best remembered for his two-reelers for two decades from 1933, and for his appearances opposite Lupe Velez in the 'Mexican Spitfire' features of the early 40's.
27. Gus McNaughton Gus McNaughton Actor, The 39 Steps
28. Yakov Protazanov Yakov Protazanov Director, Aelita
29. René Cresté René Cresté Actor, Judex
30. Harry M. Warner Harry M. Warner Producer, My Four Years in Germany
31. Morgan Wallace Morgan Wallace Actor, Grand Hotel
32. Henry Da Silva Henry Da Silva Actor, Brazil
33. Stella LeSaint Stella LeSaint Actress, The Three Godfathers Stella LeSaint (born Stella Razeto) started on the stage with the Florence Roberts company in San Francisco. She then moved on to vaudeville in New York City and formed the "Stella Razeto and Company" group. Due to illness she left the stage, eventually joining the Majestic Company where she played with Mabel Trunnelle and Herbert Prior for many months...
34. Herbert Heywood Herbert Heywood Actor, The Strawberry Blonde
35. Henryk Malkowski Henryk Malkowski Actor, Janko zwyciezca
36. Carl Schenstrøm Carl Schenstrøm Actor, Cocktails
37. Art Berry Sr. Art Berry Sr. Actor, Mrs. Miniver
38. Marion Leonard Marion Leonard Actress, The Sealed Room
39. Gustavo Serena Gustavo Serena Actor, Assunta Spina
40. Hans Otto Hans Otto Director, Dáma z baru
41. Anna Olin Anna Olin Actress, Pojkarna på Storholmen
42. Luigi Romano Borgnetto Luigi Romano Borgnetto Director, The Fall of Troy
43. Smedley Butler Smedley Butler Miscellaneous Crew, American Secrets
44. Jacques de Baroncelli Jacques de Baroncelli Director, Nitchevo
45. Charles J. Hunt Charles J. Hunt Editor, South of Panama
46. Corbet Morris Corbet Morris Actor, Tarzan's Revenge
47. Jack Harvey Jack Harvey Director, Kaiser's Finish
48. Herman Heller Herman Heller Music Department, The First Auto From all accounts, Herman Sanford Heller was a beloved member of San Francisco's musical community for more than two decades. Born in Hungary, he received some training in Prague, Copenhagen and Agram. After emigrating to the U.S. he became first violinist in the Philadelphia Orchestra, under the direction of its founder...
49. István Lázár István Lázár Writer, Mária növér
50. Bernd Aldor Bernd Aldor Actor, Es werde Licht! 1. Teil
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