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1. 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...
2. Anna Leonowens Anna Leonowens Writer, Anna and the King Anna Edwards was born in India in 1834, the daughter of a cabinetmaker who died three months before her birth. Her mother then remarried to officer in the Engineers who sent Anna and her sister, Eliza, to a school in England. The girls returned to India as teenagers and Anna escaped her stepfather's...
3. Elmer Booth Elmer Booth Actor, The Musketeers of Pig Alley
4. William V. Ranous William V. Ranous Actor, King Lear
5. Booker T. Washington Booker T. Washington Actor, By Right of Birth
6. David Miles David Miles Actor, The Lonely Villa
7. Mary Elizabeth Braddon Mary Elizabeth Braddon Writer, Lady Audley's Secret
8. Alexander Scriabin Alexander Scriabin Soundtrack, Barfly Alexander Scriabin was a Russian composer and pianist who invented the first colour keyboard and notation for lights and colors based on his scale of Synesthetic colors. His symphony 'Prometheus: The Poem of Fire' (1910) was the first composition in history which included notation for lights and colors...
9. Emil Waldteufel Emil Waldteufel Soundtrack, The Book Thief
10. Leo Frank Leo Frank Leo Frank was a New York-born Jew who moved to Marietta, Georgia. In 1913 he was the superintendent of the National Pencil Co., which was partly owned by his uncle, when he was arrested for the rape and murder of a local girl employed at the factory, 13-year-old Mary Phagan. She had been raped and strangled and her body found in the factory's cellar on August 26...
11. Frank James Frank James Self, Biography
12. Jerzy Zulawski Jerzy Zulawski Writer, On the Silver Globe
13. Gaston Méliès Gaston Méliès Producer, Under the Stars and Bars
14. Vaja-Pshavela Vaja-Pshavela Writer, Vedreba
15. Louis Pergaud Louis Pergaud Writer, War of the Buttons
16. Marshall P. Wilder Marshall P. Wilder Actor, The Widow's Might
17. William West William West Actor, At Bear Track Gulch
18. 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...
19. Vasili Goncharov Vasili Goncharov Director, Oborona Sevastopolya
20. Charles Frohman Charles Frohman Miscellaneous Crew, The Conspiracy Many people today know the names of George M. Cohan and Florenz Ziegfeld Jr., but Charles Frohman, though lesser known, reigned supreme in the theatrical world for over a generation. From a young age Frohman's heart and soul belonged in the theatre. His lower-middle-class family moved from Sandusky, Ohio...
21. W.G. Grace W.G. Grace Self, Dr. W.G. Grace: Batting
22. Alfred G. Vanderbilt Alfred G. Vanderbilt Self, Coaching for a Record
23. Edwin R. Phillips Edwin R. Phillips Actor, Never Again
24. Porfirio Díaz Porfirio Díaz Self, Fiestas presidenciales en Mérida Porfirio Diaz, known for his long and autocratic rule of Mexico and his disdain for the poorer classes, was actually born into a lower-middle-class Spanish / Mixtec Indian family in Oaxaca. His father was a blacksmith and an innkeeper and died when Porfirio was only three years old. He was educated by the Catholic church in what was to be his preparation for entering the priesthood...
25. Terez Csillag Terez Csillag Actress, A fogadalom
26. Walter Kendig Walter Kendig Actor, Safety First
27. Blanche Walsh Blanche Walsh Actress, Resurrection
28. John C. Rice John C. Rice Actor, The Kiss
29. Nolan Gane Nolan Gane Actor, The Master's Model
30. Antony Mars Antony Mars Writer, La casta Susana
31. Lewis Waller Lewis Waller Writer, Henry, King of Navarre
32. Paul Armstrong Paul Armstrong Writer, Salomy Jane
33. William H. West William H. West Actor, The Suffragette Sheriff
34. Elbert Hubbard Elbert Hubbard Writer, A Message to Garcia
35. C. Rhys Price C. Rhys Price Actor, The Gun Smugglers Welsh-born Caryl Pryce spent much of his life as a professional soldier, and fought in units as varied as the British army, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Mexican revolutionaries fighting against dictator Porfirio Díaz. He was an RCMP officer in 1911 when he became aware of the revolution in Mexico...
36. Marian Andruszewski Marian Andruszewski Actor, Pomszczona krzywda
37. Charles Klein Charles Klein Writer, Furlough on Parole
38. Melville Stewart Melville Stewart Actor, The Galloper
39. August Warberg August Warberg Actor, En av de många
40. Luigi Capuana Luigi Capuana Writer, Malìa
41. Georg Christensen Georg Christensen Actor, Arvingen til Skjoldborg
42. Isidor Bajic Isidor Bajic Composer, Cucuk Stana
43. Niko Lomouri Niko Lomouri Writer, Qajana
44. Hugh Lane Hugh Lane
45. Gopal Krishna Gokhale Gopal Krishna Gokhale Self, Gopal Krishna Indian politician and social reformer. Born in Kotluk, Bombay, in 1866, he became Professor of History at Fergusson College, Poona, resigning in 1904, when he was selected representative of the Bombay legislative council at the supreme council. He founded the Servants of India Society in 1905 to work for the relief of the underprivileged...
46. Akaki Tsereteli Akaki Tsereteli Writer, Bashi-Achuki
47. Leslie Reed Leslie Reed Actress, Viviana
48. Charles Plamondon Charles Plamondon
49. R.A. Roberts R.A. Roberts Actor, Auld Robin Gray
50. Anna B. Warner Anna B. Warner Soundtrack, Phantoms
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