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1. Wallace Reid Wallace Reid Actor, The Birth of a Nation The son of writer-theater producer-director-actor Hal Reid, Wallace was on stage by the age of four in the act with his parents. He spent most of his early years, not on the stage, but in private schools where he excelled in music and athletics. In 1910, his father went to the Chicago studio of "Selig Polyscope Company" and Wallace decided that he wanted to be a cameraman...
2. Sarah Bernhardt Sarah Bernhardt Actress, Adrienne Lecouvreur This celebrated star of the French stage had a sporadic love-hate affair with early cinema. After her film debut in Le duel d'Hamlet she declared she detested the medium; yet she consented to appear in another film, La Tosca. Upon seeing the results, she reportedly recoiled in horror, demanding that the negative be destroyed...
3. Martha Mansfield Martha Mansfield Actress, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Stunning silent screen actress Martha Mansfield was a musical comedy star in New York City by the time she entered films in 1916 for Max Linder. Before long she advanced to second leads in features, including the role of Millicent Carew in the John Barrymore starrer Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, which to this day remains her best known...
4. Joe Roberts Joe Roberts Actor, Our Hospitality
5. Pancho Villa Pancho Villa Producer, Life of Villa Francisco "Pancho" Villa was born Doroteo Arango to rural peasant parents in San Juan del Rio, Mexico, on June 5, 1878. He later took several aliases, the most popular and well-known being "Pancho Villa". Raised in poverty in Durango, he turned to cattle rustling and robbery as a young man. The turning point in his life...
6. Raymond Radiguet Raymond Radiguet Writer, Devil in the Flesh
7. Anna Townsend Anna Townsend Actress, Grandma's Boy
8. Warren G. Harding Warren G. Harding Self, Redskins Pay Tribute to Big Chief Harding
9. Bernard J. Durning Bernard J. Durning Director, The Devil Within
10. Evelyn Nelson Evelyn Nelson Actress, The Forbidden Trail
11. Siegmund Lubin Siegmund Lubin Producer, The Great Train Robbery
12. Harry Lonsdale Harry Lonsdale Actor, When Woman Hates
13. Charles Hawtrey Charles Hawtrey Actor, A Message from Mars
14. Frank Goodenough Bayly Frank Goodenough Bayly Director, The Lifeguardsman
15. Frederick Treves Frederick Treves Writer, The Elephant Man Frederick Treves was a famous pioneer in abdominal surgery. Today he is mostly remembered as the physician to the Elephant Man. On May 4, 1901, Treves was knighted by King Edward VII on whom he had performed an appendicectomy.
16. Beatrice DeMille Beatrice DeMille Writer, Castles for Two
17. Charles Kent Charles Kent Actor, Twelfth Night After a distinguished career of more than 30 years on stage, Charles Kent entered the film industry in its earliest stages--his debut, as far as is known, was in 1908 in Macbeth). He was not only an actor but a director, and guided many upper-echelon films for Vitagraph, often starring in them...
18. Lyman H. Howe Lyman H. Howe Producer, Ride on a Runaway Train
19. Allen Holubar Allen Holubar Actor, The Health Road Born in San Francisco's Castro District, Allen Holubar was the first of five children of Constantin Josef Holubar and Margaret Allen C. Holubar, who immigrated from Bohemia in 1875 and married Margaret, a Scots woman, in San Francisco (Allen was born at 44 Caselli Ave. in a house that still stands)...
20. Ernest C. Warde Ernest C. Warde Director, King Lear
21. Gus Pixley Gus Pixley Actor, Dan Greegan's Ghost
22. Herbert Standing Herbert Standing Actor, Stella Maris
23. Harry Fisher Harry Fisher Actor, The Tourist and the Flower Girl
24. Frank DeVernon Frank DeVernon Actor, Lovely Mary
25. Guido Herzfeld Guido Herzfeld Actor, Theophrastus Paracelsus
26. Macey Harlam Macey Harlam Actor, The Habit of Happiness
27. Frank Hayes Frank Hayes Actor, Fatty and Mabel Adrift
28. Jess Dandy Jess Dandy Actor, His New Profession
29. William Harcourt William Harcourt Actor, It Might Happen to You
30. Elisabeth Christensen Elisabeth Christensen Actress, Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages
31. Elwin Neame Elwin Neame Director, Mifanwy: A Tragedy Elwin Neame was one of the leading photographers of his generation. He ran Elwin Neame Ltd. in Wimbledon with his brother William. He married the popular actress Ivy Close in 1910, who bore him two sons, Ronald Neame and Derek Neame. Elwin directed four films (scripting two of them). His remarkable dynasty has endured into a fourth generation...
32. Jaroslav Hasek Jaroslav Hasek Writer, The Good Soldier Schweik
33. Lillian Herbert Lillian Herbert Actress, Mr. Santa Claus
34. Raymond B. West Raymond B. West Director, Civilization
35. Katherine Mansfield Katherine Mansfield Writer, The Garden Party
36. Sidney Mason Sidney Mason Actor, Flames of Vengeance
37. Meggie Albanesi Meggie Albanesi Actress, The House Surrounded
38. F.A. Turner F.A. Turner Actor, Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages
39. James D. Ruffin James D. Ruffin Actor, Within Our Gates
40. Joseph Herbert Joseph Herbert Actor, The Dormant Power
41. Walter Schmidthässler Walter Schmidthässler Director, Die Vision
42. Leonhard Haskel Leonhard Haskel Actor, Der ewige Zweifel
43. Tony West Tony West Actor, The Slacker's Heart
44. Edwin Stevens Edwin Stevens Actor, The Yellow Menace
45. Ethel Lloyd Ethel Lloyd Actress, Hearts and Diamonds
46. Harry Jackson Harry Jackson Director, The Wrong Mr. Fox
47. Cyril Mackay Cyril Mackay Actor, The Man from Snowy River
48. Marjorie Seaman Marjorie Seaman Actress, Free Air
49. Joseph McDermott Joseph McDermott Actor, His Brother's Keeper
50. Robert Bodansky Robert Bodansky Writer, The Rogue Song
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