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1. Sharon Lynn
Actress | Way Out West
Brunette, petite Sharon Lynne was born D'Auvergne Sharon Lindsay in Weatherford, Texas. A former beauty contest winner, she began in show business as a nightclub singer and songwriter. Possessed of a strong, bluesy voice, she drifted towards the musical stage, eventually appearing in both the ...
2. Texas Guinan
Actress | Queen of the Night Clubs
It's hard to be very specific about any dates or events early in the life of Texas Guinan. She loved publicity and frequently improvised facts about herself when she felt they made better stories than the truth. She was born in Waco, Texas, but likely not on a ranch as she often claimed. She was ...
4. Michel Simon
Actor | Le quai des brumes
The son of a sausage-maker, Michel Simon was conscripted into the Swiss Army at the start of World War I, but was thrown out through a combination of tuberculosis and general insubordination. He was variously a boxer, photographer, general handyman and right-wing anarchist, finally becoming a stage...
Actress | Die Drei von der Tankstelle
Olga Chekhova (also Olga Tschechova in German), one of the most popular stars of the silent film era, remained a mysterious person throughout her life and was accused of being a Russian agent in Nazi Germany.
She was born Olga Konstantinovna von Knipper on April 26, 1897, in Aleksandropol, ...
6. John Elliott
Actor | Roarin' Guns
John Hugh Elliott was born July 5th 1876 to Sarah E. Norris (07/04/1845-02/21/1897) and Jehue S. Elliott (9/21/1845-8/18/1916) in Keosauqua. He had three sisters, Elizabeth (3/7/1869-01/18/1916), Fanny (10/31/1871-02/24/1897), and Nina (03/15/1887-05/26/1958). In Febuary 1897, Typhoid Fever hit the...
Actress | The Rainbow
Dorothy Bernard was born on June 25, 1890 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa as Nora Dorothy Bernard. She was an actress, known for The Rainbow (1917), The Little Gypsy (1915) and The Wild Goose (1921). She was married to A.H. Van Buren. She died on December 15, 1955 in Hollywood, California, USA.
9. Fannie Ward
Actress | The Cheat
Fannie Ward was a star of light comedies on Broadway and in vaudeville. Internationally famous, she was at the height of her career in the first decade of the 20th century. She debuted on Broadway at 19 in "Pippino" (1890). She went on to starring roles in "The Marriage of William Ashe", "Madam ...
10. Ruth Stonehouse
Actress | Cinderella's Twin
Ruth Stonehouse started her show-business career early: she was a dancer in shows in Douglas, Arizona, at the age of eight. She grew up to be more than just an entertainer, however; she was an astute businesswoman and, with Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson and George K. Spoor, started Essanay ...
11. Ruth Hiatt
Actress | Sunset Trail
Pert, curly-haired Ruth Hiatt was born Ruth Redfern, a WAMPAS Baby Star of 1924, former child actress, dancer and comedienne. She had moved with her family from San Diego and made her screen bow at age eleven. Ruth was briefly under contract with the Lubin company in 1915, later moving on to ...
12. Peggy O'Day
Actress | The Fighting Skipper
Peggy O'Day was born on September 3, 1898 in Staten Island, New York, USA as Peggy Aarup. She was an actress and editor, known for The Fighting Skipper (1923), The Four from Nowhere (1925) and Thundering Hoofs (1922). She was married to Gordon Courtney. She died on August 24, 1959 in Los Angeles, ...
13. Edward Hearn
Actor | The Last of the Mohicans
Edward Hearn was born on September 6, 1888 in Dayton, Washington, USA as Guy Edward Hearn. He was an actor and assistant director, known for The Last of the Mohicans (1932), The Man Without a Country (1925) and The Flirt (1922). He was married to Tryna L. Saindon. He died on April 15, 1963 in Los ...
16. George Chesebro
Actor | Wolfblood
George Chesebro was an American character actor who, after a few leading roles in silent films, became an omnipresent bit player in "B" westerns. A native of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Chesebro became involved in traveling stock theater productions before the age of 20, and by 1911 was a seasoned ...
17. Anne Schaefer
Actress | Saturday's Children
Anne Schaefer was born on July 10, 1870 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. She was an actress, known for Saturday's Children (1929), The Little Princess (1917) and The Price of a Good Time (1917). She was married to F. Medek. She died on May 3, 1957 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actor | The Beloved Adventurer
Arthur V. Johnson was born on February 2, 1876 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Arthur Vaughen Johnson. He was an actor and director, known for The Beloved Adventurer (1914), Annie Rowley's Fortune (1913) and The Adventures of Dollie (1908). He was married to Maude Webb. He died on January 17, 1916 in ...
Actor | A Tale of Two Cities
A man so disagreeable on celluloid, Claude Gillingwater's characters seemed to subsist on a steady diet of persimmons. Fondly recalled as the cranky old skinflint whose seemingly cold heart could only be warmed by the actions of a cute little tyke, the tall and rangy Gillingwater invariably played ...
21. Niles Welch
Actor | Dangerous Pleasure
Niles Welch was born on July 29, 1888 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. He was an actor, known for Dangerous Pleasure (1924), The Phantom (1931) and The Secret of the Storm Country (1917). He was married to Elaine Baker. He died on November 21, 1976 in Laguna Niguel, California, USA.
22. Ormi Hawley
Actress | Michael Strogoff
Ormi Hawley was born on February 21, 1889 in Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA as Ormetta Grace Hawley. She was an actress, known for Michael Strogoff (1914), His Mistake (1912) and The Shanghaied Baby (1915). She was married to Charles Fulcher. She died on June 3, 1942 in Rome, New York, USA.
23. Charles Manley
Actor | Uncle Josh in a Spooky Hotel
Charles Manley was born on September 25, 1830 in Ireland. He was an actor, known for Uncle Josh in a Spooky Hotel (1900), Uncle Josh at the Moving Picture Show (1902) and Uncle Josh's Nightmare (1900). He was married to Amelia Badeau Marcher. He died on February 26, 1916 in Los Angeles, California,...
24. Phillips Smalley
Director | The Hand That Rocks the Cradle
Phillips Smalley was born on August 7, 1875 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Phillips Wendell Smalley. He was a director and actor, known for The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1917), The Merchant of Venice (1914) and Eyes That See Not (1912). He was married to Phyllis Lorraine Ephlin and Lois Weber. He ...
25. Marion Leonard
Actress | What Avails the Crown
Marion Leonard was born on June 9, 1881 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. She was an actress and writer, known for What Avails the Crown (1912), The Seed of the Fathers (1913) and In Little Italy (1909). She was married to Stanner E.V. Taylor. She died on January 9, 1956 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, ...
26. Allene Ray
Actress | The House Without a Key
Allene Ray made her reputation as a star of action serials in the '20s, and she had the background for it. She was born and raised on a ranch outside of San Antonio, Texas, and could not only ride horses at an early age, but learned to tame bucking broncs, a very unusual thing to do for women in ...
27. Geoffrey Kerr
Actor | 12.10
Geoffrey Kerr was born on January 26, 1895 in London, England as Geoffrey Kemble Grinham Kerr. He was a writer and actor, known for 12.10 (1919), Bombsight Stolen (1941) and Under Your Hat (1940). He was married to June Walker. He died on July 1, 1971 in Aldershot, Hampshire, England.
28. Billy Sullivan
Actor | Broadway Billy
Billy Sullivan was born on July 18, 1891 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA as William Arthur Sullivan. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Broadway Billy (1926), Over the Hill (1917) and The Leather Pushers (1922). He died on May 23, 1946 in Great Neck, Long Island, New York, USA.
29. Marjorie Rambeau
Actress | Tugboat Annie Sails Again
Born July 15, 1889 in San Francisco, unappreciated character player Marjorie Rambeau worked on the stage from the age of 12. In the 1910s and 1920s, she became a prominent Broadway lead, noted for her serene beauty, elegant poise and touching theatrics. Around the same time she made a few silent ...
30. Frankie Darro
Actor | On the Spot
Born into a show-business family - his parents were circus aerialists - Frankie Darro appeared in his first film at age six. Due to his small size and youthful appearance, he played teenagers well into his 20s. Always a physical performer, Darro often did his own stunts, many times out of necessity...
32. Claire Whitney
Actress | Beneath the Czar
Claire Whitney was born in New York City on May 6, 1890. Her acting career first started out on the stage, but as time wore on, it was evident that films were taking the place of plays, at least for a while. Her first film was The Star of India (1913) when she was 23. Claire did well enough in her ...
33. Lafe McKee
Actor | The Man from New Mexico
Lafe McKee began working in Hollywood around 1913. He usually played the likeable father of the heroine, the distressed businessman, or the ranch owner on the verge of losing his homestead or cattle to the villains. The majority of his films were westerns and he supported such actors as Gary Cooper...
34. Eddie Phillips
Actor | The Bells
Eddie Phillips was born on August 14, 1899 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Edward Nelson Phillips. He was an actor, known for The Bells (1926), Ambush Valley (1936) and Chasing Rainbows (1930). He died on February 22, 1965 in North Hollywood, California, USA.
35. Billy Quirk
Actor | Algie, the Miner
Billy Quirk was born on March 27, 1873 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as William A. Quirk. He was an actor and director, known for Algie, the Miner (1912), The Man Worthwhile (1921) and Salomy Jane (1923). He was married to Patsy Jane Holcomb. He died on April 20, 1926 in Los Angeles, California, ...
37. Fay Tincher
Actress | Don Quixote
Often compared in looks and ability to Mabel Normand, lively, dark-haired comedienne Fay Tincher began as a vaudeville and musical comedy actress. Though she had operatic aspirations at the outset, Fay settled on an acting career. She first appeared on the Chicago stage while still finishing her ...
Josephine Crowell was a Canadian-born character actress. She appeared in vaudeville as early as 1879. On screen, she is best remembered for her dramatic portrayal of the mother in D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation (1915), her comedic performances in Harold Lloyd's Speedy (1928) and Stan Laurel ...
39. DeWitt Jennings
Actor | Exit Smiling
DeWitt Jennings was born on June 21, 1871 in Cameron, Missouri, USA as DeWitt Clarke Jennings. He was an actor, known for Exit Smiling (1926), Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) and A Dog of Flanders (1935). He was married to Margaret Ethel Conroy. He died on March 1, 1937 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, ...
40. Clarence Burton
Actor | The Crimson Challenge
Clarence Burton was born on May 10, 1882 in Fort Lyons, Missouri, USA as Clarence Forrest Burton. He was an actor, known for The Crimson Challenge (1922), The Unholy Three (1930) and A Dream or Two Ago (1916). He was married to Gladys Graham and Sadie (actress). He died on December 2, 1933 in ...
41. Louise Beaudet
Actress | Peggy of Fifth Avenue
Louise Beaudet was born on December 5, 1859 in Lotbinere, Québec, Canada as Louise Aimee Beaudet. She was an actress and writer, known for Peggy of Fifth Avenue (1915), The Wheels of Justice (1915) and The Goddess (1915). She died on December 31, 1947 in New York City, New York, USA.
43. Carol Holloway
Actress | Vengeance - and the Woman
Little known today, Carol Holloway was one of the more prolific, and athletic, of the serial queens. The daughter of a Massachusetts college professor, she caught the acting bug at an early age and hooked up with a theatrical stock company, which took her to New York. There she worked for several ...
46. Vola Vale
Actress | Who Cares
Considered in her day to be one of the screen's great beauties, Vola Vale was born born Violet Smith in Buffalo, New York, and grew up in Rochester. As a youngster she appeared in amateur stage productions in Rochester, and at age 15 made her film debut under her real name (she didn't use Vola Vale...
48. William Humphrey
Director | Atonement
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 ...
49. Jack Luden
Actor | Pioneer Trail
Jack Luden's story is one of the saddest in Hollywood. He was born as Jacob Benson Luden in Reading, Pennsylvania, with a silver spoon in his mouth; his uncle was the millionaire founder of Luden's Cough Drops and he attended the finest schools on the east coast. But he was restless, possessing an ...
50. Fred Kohler
Actor | Carnival Boat
Prolific "heavy" in American films of the silent and early talkie eras. A native of Kansas City, Missouri, Kohler left home as a teenager, working various jobs while trying to establish a career in vaudeville. During this time, according to his son, actor Fred Kohler Jr., Kohler worked in a mine ...
51. Doris May
Actress | 23 1/2 Hours' Leave
Doris May was born on October 15, 1902 in Seattle, Washington, USA as Helen Garrett. She was an actress, known for 23 1/2 Hours' Leave (1919), Up and at 'Em (1922) and Gay and Devilish (1922). She was married to Wallace MacDonald. She died on May 12, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
52. Vera Gordon
Actress | Sweet Daddies
American character actor of Russian heritage in silent films and early talkies. She emigrated with her family to the U.S. when she was seven years old. She became involved in the theatre even as a child and participated for several years in the Jewish theatre in New York. At the age of 34 she was ...
54. Dorothy Gulliver
Actress | Troopers Three
As an avid movie fan, Dorothy got her chance to go to Hollywood when she won a Salt Lake City beauty contest sponsored by Universal Pictures. Signed by Universal after her successful screen test, Dorothy became one of the many contract actors working in small bit parts. She became well known due to...
55. Nick Cogley
Director | Only a Farmer's Daughter
Nick Cogley was born on May 4, 1869 in New York City, New York, USA as Nicholas P.J. Cogley. He was an actor and director, known for Only a Farmer's Daughter (1915), Monte Cristo (1912) and The Dramatic Life of Abraham Lincoln (1924). He died on May 20, 1936 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
57. Bert Roach
Actor | Yankee Doodle in Berlin
Chubby silent film comic Bert Roach began on the New York stage at the age of 17. In 1911, he headlined in the two-act musical farce Louisiana Lou and then spent several years in stock as a lead tenor. Two years later, he made his screen debut at Keystone in Mack Sennett's Fatty's Magic Pants (1914)...
58. Mary Charleson
Actress | The Strange Story of Sylvia Gray
Mary Charleson was born on May 18, 1890 in Dungannon, Ireland. She was an actress, known for The Strange Story of Sylvia Gray (1914), The Golden Pathway (1913) and Iron and Steel (1914). She was married to Henry B. Walthall. She died on December 3, 1961 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
59. Chester Barnett
Writer | The Ancient Mariner
Chester Barnett was born on February 29, 1884 in Piedmont, Missouri, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Ancient Mariner (1925), Calicowani (1913) and La vie de Bohème (1916). He was married to Dorothy M. He died on September 22, 1947 in Jefferson City, Missouri.
60. Bradley Barker
Actor | Come Out of the Kitchen
Bradley Barker was born on January 18, 1883 in Hempstead, Long Island, New York, USA as Henry Bradley Barker. He was an actor and director, known for Come Out of the Kitchen (1919), One Day (1916) and Mother's Boy (1929). He died on September 29, 1951 in New York City, New York.
61. Carl Stockdale
Actor | Monte Carlo Nights
Stockdale, a very good friend of Mary Miles Minter's mother, Charlotte Shelby, claimed on the witness stand that he was with Mrs. Shelby when movie director William Desmond Taylor--Minter's lover--was murdered, therefore Charlotte could not have killed him. Stockdale said that he suspected Taylor's...
62. Pauline Curley
Actress | Bound in Morocco
Coming from a theatrical family (her mother was an actress), Pauline Curley was an actress from the age of five, and toured the vaudeville circuit with her family. Her first known film role came in 1913, and although her movie career lasted 16 years, she never made the top, or even the middle, ...
Actress | Chicago
Virginia Bradford was born on November 7, 1899 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA as Ada Virginia Estes. She was an actress, known for Chicago (1927), Atta Boy (1926) and Two Lovers (1928). She was married to Thomas Prentice, Cedric Belfrage, Frederick Minter and Joseph Petrie Lyons. She died on October 30...
64. Mary Johnson
Actress | Storstadsfaror
Mary Johnson was born on May 11, 1896 in Fors, Södermanland, Sweden as Astrid Maria Carlsson. She was an actress, known for Storstadsfaror (1918), Die Stimme des Herzens (1924) and Die raffinierteste Frau Berlins (1927). She was married to Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Karl Gerhard and Einar Röd. She died on...
Actress | A Blind Bargain
Virginia True Boardman was born on May 23, 1889 in Fort Davis, Texas, USA as Virginia Eames. She was an actress, known for A Blind Bargain (1922), The Road to Ruin (1934) and The Barefoot Boy (1923). She was married to True Boardman. She died on June 10, 1971 in Hollywood, California, USA.
66. Josie Sedgwick
Actress | The Lone Hand
Josie Sedgwick was born on March 13, 1898 in Galveston, Texas, USA. She was an actress, known for The Lone Hand (1920), Daredevil Jack (1920) and The Lure of the Circus (1918). She was married to William Steele and Justin H. McCloskey. She died on April 30, 1973 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
67. Philo McCullough
Actor | Outlaw's Highway
Philo McCullough was born on June 16, 1893 in San Bernardino, California, USA as Philo M. McCollough. He was an actor and director, known for Outlaw's Highway (1934), The Girl Who Wouldn't Quit (1918) and The Gay Lord Quex (1919). He was married to Valeri Gratton and Laura Anson. He died on June 5,...
68. Claude Payton
Actor | The Last Frontier
Claude Payton was born on March 30, 1882 in Centerville, Iowa, USA as Claude Duval Payton. He was an actor, known for The Last Frontier (1932), Fargo Express (1933) and Set Free (1927). He was married to Lucy and Lucy Payton. He died on March 1, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
69. Marie Mosquini
Actress | 7th Heaven
Marie Mosquini was a pert, slightly-built comedienne of amazingly prolific output. Between 1917 and 1926, the feisty brunette appeared in close to 200 one- and two-reel shorts, mostly for Hal Roach. She was featured in the initial series of comedies, which propelled Stan Laurel to stardom. ...
70. Nina Quartero
Actress | The Cyclone Ranger
Nina Quartero was born Gladys Quartararo on March 17, 1908 in New York Ciy. She came from a close family and was the youngest of seven children. Nina was signed by D.W. Griffith when she was a teenager. She appeared in a number of silent films billed as "Gladys Quartero" and in April 1924 she was ...
72. Ethyle Cooke
Actress | The Merchant of Venice
Ethyle Cooke was born on August 4, 1880 in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA. She was an actress, known for The Merchant of Venice (1912), The Candy Girl (1917) and Patsy (1917). She was married to Harry Benham. She died on April 20, 1949 in Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA.
74. Francis Lederer
Actor | Terror Is a Man
Frantisek Lederer was born on November 6th, 1899, in Czechoslovakia. His father was a leather merchant, and young Frantisek began his working life as a department store delivery boy in Prague. He fell in love with acting from a young age, and was soon on stage touring Moravia and then all over ...
75. Otto Lederer
Actor | The Jazz Singer
Otto Lederer was born on April 17, 1886 in Prague, Austria-Hungary. He is known for his work on The Jazz Singer (1927), The Avenging Arrow (1921) and The Struggle (1921). He was married to Segunda Yrionda, Florita Mernci and Gretchen Lederer. He died on September 3, 1965 in Woodland Hills, Los ...
77. Maria Alba
Actress | Mr. Robinson Crusoe
Maria Alba was born on March 19, 1910 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Maria Casajuana. She was an actress, known for Mr. Robinson Crusoe (1932), Kiss of Araby (1933) and El código penal (1931). She was married to Richard Jamar Burk. She died on October 26, 1996 in San Diego, California, ...
78. Nick Stuart
Actor | Secrets of Chinatown
Nick Stuart was born on April 10, 1904 in Abrud, Romania as Nicholas Pratza. He was an actor, known for Secrets of Chinatown (1935), Gunsmoke (1947) and Fighting Playboy (1933). He was married to Martha Burnett, Ruth Eileen Skinner and Sue Carol. He died on April 7, 1973 in Biloxi, Mississippi, USA.
79. Sally Phipps
Actress | The One Woman Idea
Sally Phipps was born on May 25, 1911 in Oakland, California, USA as Nellie Bernice Bogdon. She was an actress, known for The One Woman Idea (1929), None But the Brave (1928) and Bertha, the Sewing Machine Girl (1926). She was married to Alfred Marion Harned and Benedict Gimbel Jr. She died on ...
80. Louise Lorraine
Actress | Exit Smiling
Louise Lorraine's small stature and delicate beauty seemed hardly the qualities to be desired in a serial heroine, but she starred in 11 of the physically demanding, action-filled cliffhangers, and showed as much spirit as, and in some cases more than, many of her colleagues in that genre. Louise's...
82. Ernest Joy
Actor | The Dancin' Fool
Ernest Joy was born on January 20, 1878 in Iowa, USA as Ernest C. Joy. He was an actor and production manager, known for The Dancin' Fool (1920), Joan the Woman (1916) and Cameo Kirby (1914). He was married to Jessie Busley and Mabel Van Buren. He died on February 12, 1924 in Los Angeles, ...
83. Nancy Drexel
Actress | Mason of the Mounted
Nancy Drexel was born on April 6, 1910 in New York City, New York, USA as Dorothy Kitchen. She was an actress, known for Mason of the Mounted (1932), Partners (1932) and Speed Madness (1932). She was married to Thomas H. Ince Jr.. She died on November 19, 1989 in San Juan Capistrano, California, ...
84. Joseph W. Smiley
Director | Life Without Soul
Joseph W. Smiley was born on June 18, 1870 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Life Without Soul (1915), Luck and Pluck (1919) and Seven Keys to Baldpate (1917). He was married to Lila Leslie. He died on December 2, 1945 in New York City, New York, USA.
86. J. Frank Glendon
Actor | Lights of Old Broadway
J. Frank Glendon was born on October 25, 1885 in Buckskin Township, Ohio, USA as Jonathan Leroy Logan. He was an actor and producer, known for Lights of Old Broadway (1925), Three Pals (1926) and The Phantom Empire (1935). He was married to Virginia McCandless and Leslie Cook. He died on March 17, ...
88. Tom London
Actor | Border Vengeance
A character actor and veteran of hundreds of Hollywood westerns, Tom London seemed to be born in the saddle. As a trick rider he performed riding specialties in a number of films. His career started in the teens and through the 1920s he alternated between good guy and bad. He made appearances in ...
as Edward Clapham
89. Eulalie Jensen
Actress | The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Eulalie Jensen was born on December 24, 1884 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. She was an actress, known for The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923), Bachelor Brides (1926) and The Whisper Market (1920). She died on October 7, 1952 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
90. David Torrence
Actor | Mutiny on the Bounty
David Torrence was the second child born out of eleven children to Henry Torrance Thomson and Janet Bryce. Davis given name was 'David Bryce Thomson." Born on Jan 17,1863 in Edinbough,Scotland. David's brother was character star 'Ernest Torrence' who was 15 years younger than David. Ernest was the ...
91. Lila Leslie
Actress | The Third Degree
Lila Leslie was born on January 1, 1890 in Glasgow, Scotland. She was an actress, known for The Third Degree (1913), A Little Brother of the Rich (1919) and The Hottentot (1922). She was married to Joseph W. Smiley. She died on September 8, 1940 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
92. Rex Lease
Actor | The Cowboy and the Bandit
Born in 1903 (not 1901, according to Social Security records), strapping cowboy actor Rex Lease was initially interested in the ministry when he decided to devote his life instead to acting. In what would be a rollercoaster ride of a career, he set his sights on Hollywood in 1922 and broke into ...
93. Orville Caldwell
Actor | The Patsy
Orville Caldwell was born on February 8, 1896 in Oakland, California, USA as Orville Robert Caldwell. He was an actor, known for The Patsy (1928), The Wives of the Prophet (1926) and The Little Yellow House (1928). He was married to Audrey Anderson. He died on September 24, 1967 in Santa Rosa, ...
94. Effie Shannon
Actress | Her Boy
Effie Shannon was born on May 13, 1867 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. She was an actress, known for Her Boy (1918), Pearl of Love (1925) and Jacqueline, or Blazing Barriers (1923). She was married to Herbert Kelcey and Henry Guy Carleton. She died on July 24, 1954 in Bay Shore, Long Island, New ...
95. Helen Greene
Actress | Bab's Diary
Helen Greene was born in January 1896 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Bab's Diary (1917), Bab's Matinee Idol (1917) and Bab's Burglar (1917). She was married to Michael Abbott and Frederic Mills Gilligan. She died on October 10, 1947 in Oakland, California, USA.
96. Jack Trevor
Actor | Rasputins Liebesabenteuer
Jack Trevor was born on December 14, 1893 in Lambeth, London, England as Anthony Cedric Sebastian Steane. He was an actor, known for Rasputins Liebesabenteuer (1928), The Love of Jeanne Ney (1927) and The Devious Path (1928). He died on December 19, 1976 in Deal, Kent, England.
97. Jack Drumier
Actor | The Dancer's Peril
Jack Drumier was born on October 19, 1867 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for The Dancer's Peril (1917), The Power and the Glory (1918) and The Beautiful Mrs. Reynolds (1918). He died on April 2, 1929 in Clearwater, Florida, USA.
98. Frances Lee
Actress | Her Splendid Folly
Frances Lee was born on May 5, 1906 in Eagle Grove, Iowa, USA as Merna Tibbetts. She was an actress, known for Her Splendid Folly (1933), Phantom Thunderbolt (1933) and Show of Shows (1929). She died on November 5, 2000 in Cardiff-by-the Sea, California, USA.
99. Chrissie White
Actress | Comin' Thro' the Rye
Light-haired teenage actress from the early days of the British cinema, with which, for many years, she was the sole surviving link. The peak of her popularity came with Alma Taylor in the 'Tilly the Tomboy' series. She grew into a delicately pretty star, but disappointed her admirers by retiring ...
100. María Corda
Actress | The Private Life of Helen of Troy
María Corda was born on May 4, 1898 in Deva, Hungary as María Farkas. She was an actress, known for The Private Life of Helen of Troy (1927), Samson und Delila (1922) and Die Konkurrenz platzt (1929). She was married to Alexander Korda. She died on February 2, 1976 in Thonex, Switzerland.