Birth Month Day of 01-14 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Writer | 3 Bad Men
British/American writer Herman Whitaker was born on 14 January, 1867, a son of James Whitaker, a wool merchant in Huddersfield, and his wife Annie Walton. Herman was the second to the youngest of seven children. James Whitaker may have died around the time of the birth of his seventh child for he ...
Actor | Up in Alf's Place
Billy Armstrong was born on January 14, 1891 in Bristol, England. He was an actor and director, known for Up in Alf's Place (1919), Trouble Bubbles (1920) and The Bank (1915). He was married to Marion Parker. He died on March 1, 1924 in Sunland, California, USA.
Benjamin B. Odell Jr. was born on January 14, 1854 in Newburgh, New York, USA. He died on May 9, 1926.
Writer | Buster and His Dog: Good Dog
Richard F. Outcault was born on January 14, 1863 in Lancaster, Ohio, USA as Richard Felton Outcault. He was a writer, known for Buster and His Dog: Good Dog (1904), Buster and His Dog: Be a Good Boy (1904) and Buster and His Dog: The Instructions (1904). He was married to Mary Jane Martin. He died ...
11. Erwin Connelly
Actor | Sherlock Jr.
Erwin Connelly was born on January 14, 1878 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Erwin Sylvester Connelly. He was an actor, known for Sherlock Jr. (1924), Beggar on Horseback (1925) and The Winning of Barbara Worth (1926). He was married to Jane Connelly. He died on February 12, 1931 in Los Angeles, ...
18. Robert Loraine
Actor | Father Brown, Detective
Robert Loraine was born on January 14, 1876 in New Brighton, Merseyside, England as Robert Bilcliffe Loraine. He is known for his work on Father Brown, Detective (1934), Marie Galante (1934) and Limehouse Blues (1934). He was married to Winifred Lydia Strangman and Julie Oop. He died on December 23...
20. Maurice Black
Actor | Little Caesar
Maurice Black was born on January 14, 1891 in Queens, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Little Caesar (1931), The Front Page (1931) and Bonnie Scotland (1935). He was married to Edythe Raynore. He died on January 18, 1938 in Hollywood, California, USA.
25. Walter Woods
Writer | The Night Flyer
Walter Woods was born on January 14, 1881 in Pennsylvania, USA. He was a writer and editor, known for The Night Flyer (1928), David Harum (1934) and The Big Fight (1930). He was married to Lucy Perry Milliken. He died on December 7, 1942 in Glendale, California, USA.
26. Edward McWade
Actor | Arsenic and Old Lace
Edward McWade was born on January 14, 1865 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Arsenic and Old Lace (1944), The Monster (1925) and Two Seconds (1932). He was married to Margaret May Fish McWade and Margaret McWade. He died on May 17, 1943 in Los Angeles, ...
28. Henrik Van Loon
Writer | The Story of Mankind
Hendrik Willem Van Loon was born on January 14, 1882 in the Netherlands (Father also named Hendrik Willem). He graduated from Harvard University and did his doctoral work in Munich. He is best noted for his lively histories and biographies for children (but much enjoyed by adults too) decorated ...
29. Hugh Saxon
Actor | Border Vengeance
Hugh Saxon was born on January 14, 1869 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor, known for Border Vengeance (1925), The Guttersnipe (1922) and Heart of Twenty (1920). He was married to Ellen. He died on May 14, 1945 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
33. Hugh Lofting
Writer | Dolittle
English children's author and creator of Doctor Doolittle. He was educated at Mount St. Mary's College in Sheffield and received initial training as a civil engineer. He saw action with the Irish Guards in World War I, conceiving his famous character while in the trenches.
39. James Clemens
Actor | Red Hot Rhythm
James Clemens was born on January 14, 1883 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as James K. Clemons. He was an actor, known for Red Hot Rhythm (1929), Second Choice (1930) and Show of Shows (1929). He was married to Eileen Marcy, Charlotte E. Thornley and Augusta Dean. He died on June 5, 1950 in Los ...
40. H.D.C. Pepler
Writer | Everyman
H.D.C. Pepler was born on January 14, 1878 in Eastbourne, Sussex, England as Harry Douglas Clark Pepler. He was a writer and actor, known for Everyman (1937), The Pilgrim's Progress (1939) and Hansel and Gretel (1937). He died on September 20, 1951 in Ditchling Common, Sussex.
Writer | Spellbound
Hilary St George Saunders served with the Welsh Guards during World War I and later read history at Baliol College, Oxford. He worked with the League of Nations between 1920 and 1937, and would serve as the Secretary of the British Ministry in Paris up to the beginning of World War II. He would ...
44. Gordon Begg
Actor | Elstree Calling
Gordon Begg was born on January 14, 1868 in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland as Alexander Gordon Begg. He was an actor, known for Elstree Calling (1930), Great Expectations (1946) and What Do We Do Now? (1945). He died on February 4, 1954 in Battersea, London, England.
46. Thurlow Bergen
Actor | The Lottery Man
He was the son of a lawyer. Thurlow studied law in Washington D.C. and changed careers to become an actor. He had a successful touring company before heading to New York and Broadway. He appeared on Broadway with such actors as Florence Roberts, Percy Haswell, Mary Shaw, Lionel Barrymore, Milton ...
48. Clara Beranger
Writer | Cameo Kirby
Clara S. Beranger was born in Baltimore, Maryland and was a 1907 Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Goucher College in Baltimore. Early in her career, she wrote some newspaper and magazine articles. On a whim, she submitted a screenplay which was accepted. She eventually found work writing for several ...