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 | Trouble in Hogan's Alley
Richard F. Outcault was born on January 14, 1863 in Lancaster, Ohio, USA as Richard Felton Outcault. He was a writer, known for Trouble in Hogan's Alley (1900), Buster and His Dog: Be a Good Boy (1904) and Buster and His Dog: Buster, Quiet! (1904). He was married to Mary Jane Martin. He died on ...
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), The Winning of Barbara Worth (1926) and Shipwrecked (1926). He was married to Jane Connelly. He died on February 12, 1931 in Los Angeles, California, ...
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), Limehouse Blues (1934) and Marie Galante (1934). He was married to Winifred Lydia Strangman and Julie Oop. He died on December 23...
20. Maurice Black
Actor | Bonnie Scotland
Maurice Black was born on January 14, 1891 in Queens, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Bonnie Scotland (1935), The Front Page (1931) and The Game That Kills (1937). 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), The Big Fight (1930) and Hawthorne of the U.S.A. (1919). 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, ...
27. 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 with ...
28. 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.
32. Hugh Lofting
Writer | Doctor 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.
38. 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 ...
42. 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.
44. Thurlow Bergen
Actor | The Little Gypsy
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 ...
46. Clara Beranger
Writer | Almost Human
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 ...
50. Elsa Bassermann
Actress | Der eiserne Wille
Elsa Bassermann was born on January 14, 1878 in Leipzig, Germany as Elisabeth Sara Schiff. She was an actress and writer, known for Der eiserne Wille (1917), Das Werk seines Lebens (1919) and Die Söhne des Grafen Dossy (1920). She was married to Albert Bassermann. She died on May 30, 1961 in ...