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1. Molière

Writer | Le bourgeois gentilhomme

Born between January 13 and January 15 of the year 1622, from a 25yo tapestry-maker, Jean Poguelin (who worked for the King of France from 1631), and a 20yo woman, Marie Cresé, in Paris, Jean-Baptiste Poquelin lost his mother when he was 10. From 1638 to 1640, he studied in the Jesuit college of ...

2. Aleksandr Griboyedov

Writer | Gore ot uma

Born in Moscow, Griboyedov studied at Moscow University from 1810 to 1812. He then obtained a commission in a hussar regiment, which he resigned in 1816. The next year, he entered the civil service. In 1818 he was appointed secretary of the Russian legation in Persia, and transferred to Georgia.

His...

5. Mihai Eminescu

Writer | Adela

Mihai Eminescu was born on January 15, 1850 in Botosani, Principality of Moldavia as Mihail Eminovici. He was a writer, known for Adela (1985), Poetry Is Not Dead (2015) and Great Romanians (2006). He died on June 15, 1889 in Bucharest, Kingdom of Romania.

6. Stanislaw Wyspianski

Writer | Sad bozy

His play, "The Wedding," at the Mark Taper Forum Too Theatre in Los Angeles, California was awarded the 1991 Drama Logue Award for Outstanding Production.

7. Lord Stanley

Self | Vancouver Vagabond II

Lord Stanley was born on January 15, 1841 in London, England as Frederick Arthur Stanley. He was married to Constance Villiers. He died on June 14, 1908 in Lancashire, England.

8. Paul Lafargue

Writer | Prodannyy appetit

His paternal grandmother was a mulatto; paternal grandfather was French; his maternal grandfather was a French Jew; his maternal grandmother was a Carib Indian.

9. Constantin Radovici

Director | Spionul

Constantin Radovici was born on January 15, 1877 in Tecuci, Romania. He was a director and actor, known for Spionul (1914), Urgia cereasca (1913) and Detectivul (1913). He died on October 14, 1916 in Bucharest, Romania.

10. Burrell Barbaretto

Self | Our Mutual Girl

Burrell Barbaretto was born on January 15, 1877. He was married to Bessie Skeer. He died on October 31, 1918 in Indiana, USA.

11. Hobey Baker

Hobey Baker was born on January 15, 1892 in Wissahickon, Pennsylvania, USA as Hobart Amery Hare Baker. He died on December 21, 1918 in Toul, France.

12. Princess Margaret of Connaught

Self | Pathé's Weekly, No. 19

Princess Margaret of Connaught was born on January 15, 1882 in Bagshot Park, Surrey, England. She is known for her work on Pathé's Weekly, No. 19 (1913), The Royal Wedding at Windsor (1905) and Kronprinsparet pa Drottningholm (1911). She was married to King Gustaf VI Adolf. She died on May 1...

13. Hallander Helleman

Actor | Præsidenten

Hallander Helleman was born on January 15, 1850 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was an actor, known for The President (1919) and Leaves From Satan's Book (1920). He died on May 2, 1920.

14. Rudolph Christians

Actor | Foolish Wives

Rudolph Christians was born on January 15, 1869 in Middoge/Oldenburg, Germany as Broekern Rudolph Christians. He was an actor, known for Foolish Wives (1922), Deep Waters (1920) and Dissonanzen des Lebens (1913). He was married to Bertha Klein (opera and concert singer). He died on February 2, 1921...

15. Rutland Barrington

Actor | The Great Adventure

Rutland Barrington was one of the most important and popular members of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, the company set up by impressario Richard D'Oyly Carte to perform the operatic works of W S Gilbert and A S Sullivan. Joining in 1877, Barrington created the following roles: Dr Daly in "The ...

16. Jules Greenbaum

Producer | Ramara

Besides documentations from the aristocratic circle were also launching of new ships very demanded motives of that early cinematical works.

17. Bruce McRae

Actor | Beatrice Fairfax

Bruce McRae born in India in 1867 of Scot and English Parents. Stage performer of British and American Theatre. He went to New Zealand at the age of 16 where he worked in cattle ranching, moved to Australia for five years and became a surveyor. In 1890, he moved to the United States where he became...

18. Ede Hatvani

Actor | A Csöppség

Ede Hatvani was born on January 15, 1859 in Csongrád, Austria-Hungary. He was an actor, known for A Csöppség (1919) and Midas király (1919). He died on May 30, 1927 in Budapest, Hungary.

19. Loie Fuller

Director | Le lys de la vie

Loie Fuller was born on January 15, 1862 in Hinsdale, Illinois, USA as Marie Louise Fuller. She was an actress and director, known for Le lys de la vie (1920), Danse serpentine (1897) and Programme Nadar (1896). She died on January 1, 1928 in Paris, France.

20. Frederick Heck

Actor | Rose of the Alley

Frederick Heck was born on January 15, 1865 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Rose of the Alley (1916), The Half Million Bribe (1916) and Barbara Frietchie (1915). He died on November 6, 1930 in Newark, New Jersey, USA.

22. Siegfried Berisch

Actor | Ein Walzer im Schlafcoupé

Siegfried Berisch was born on January 15, 1877 in Boskovic, South Moravian Regio, Czech Republic. He was an actor, known for Ein Walzer im Schlafcoupé (1930), O Mädchen, mein Mädchen, wie lieb' ich Dich! (1930) and Im Kampf mit der Unterwelt (1930). He died on October 4, 1933 in ...

23. Roman Tuma

Actor | Mnichovo srdce

Roman Tuma was born on January 15, 1899 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary. He was an actor, known for Mnichovo srdce (1921) and Muz bez srdce (1923). He died on October 25, 1933 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.

24. Katherine Bement Davis

Writer | The End of the Road

Katherine Bement Davis was born on January 15, 1860 in Buffalo, New York, USA. She was a writer, known for The End of the Road (1919), Our Mutual Girl (1914) and Our Mutual Girl, No. 18 (1914). She died on December 10, 1935 in Pacific Grove, California, USA.

25. Alexandria Carlisle

Actress | The Tides of Fate

Alexandria Carlisle was born on January 15, 1886 in Yorkshire, England as Alexandra Swift. She was an actress, known for The Tides of Fate (1917) and Half a Sinner (1934). She was married to J. Elliott Jenkins, Dr. Albert Pfeiffer, Joseph Coyne (actor) and Victor Herbert Miller. She died on April ...

27. Frederick Truesdell

Actor | The Love Piker

Frederick Truesdell was born on January 15, 1873 in Montclair, New Jersey, USA as George Frederick Truesdell. He was an actor, known for The Love Piker (1923), Chastity (1923) and Pleasure Mad (1923). He was married to Helene Michellier and Laura Nelson Hall. He died on May 3, 1937 in New York City...

28. Tom Ricketts

Director | The House of a Thousand Scandals

Born in London, England, in 1853, prolific actor/director (300+ credits) Tom Ricketts is mostly forgotten today, but his chief claim to fame is that he directed the first motion picture shot in Hollywood.

Ricketts began his show-business career as an actor on the London stage, and gained a ...

29. María Fernanda Ibáñez

Actress | La madrina del diablo

María Fernanda Ibáñez was born on January 15, 1920 in Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico as Fernanda Mercedes Ibañez García. She was an actress, known for La madrina del diablo (1937), Dos cadetes (1938) and These Men (1937). She died on October 17, 1940 in Ciudad Valles, San Luis Potosi, Mexico.

30. W.T. Benda

Actor | The American Venus

W.T. Benda was born on January 15, 1873 in Posen, Germany as Wladyslaw Theodor Benda. He is known for his work on The American Venus (1926) and Danse macabre (1922). He died on November 30, 1940 in Newark, New Jersey, USA.

31. Rolf Randolf

Director | Kronprinz Rudolph oder: Das Geheimnis von Mayerling

Rolf Randolf was born on January 15, 1878 in Vienna, Austria as Rudolf Zanbauer. He was a director and producer, known for Kronprinz Rudolph oder: Das Geheimnis von Mayerling (1919), Der Bettler vom Kölner Dom (1927) and Rächendes Gift (1919). He died on June 29, 1941 in Vienna.

32. Claude King

Actor | Behind the Mask

Claude King was born on January 15, 1875 in Hackney, London, England as Claud Edward King. He was an actor, known for Behind the Mask (1932), Bella Donna (1923) and Smart Girl (1935). He was married to Evelyn Hall and Evelyn Walsh Hall. He died on September 18, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

33. Walter Serner

Writer | Die Tigerin

Walter Serner's life and especially his death have been shrouded in mystery. The last thing that was heard of him was a letter he wrote on October 13th, 1927. He disappeared and it is still unknown what happened or where and when he died. Serner's work was never really accepted by the literary ...

34. Batista Júnior

Actor | Cousas Nossas

Batista Júnior was born on January 15, 1894 in Itapira, São Paulo, Brazil as João Batista de Oliveira Júnior. He was an actor, known for Cousas Nossas (1931), O Bobo do Rei (1937) and Bombonzinho (1937). He died on May 24, 1943 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

35. Maria Forescu

Actress | Peer Gynt

Maria Forescu was born on January 15, 1875 in Czernowitz, Bukovina, Austria-Hungary [now Chernivtsi, Ukraine] as Maria Füllenbaum. She was an actress, known for Peer Gynt (1919), Peer Gynt - 2. Teil: Peer Gynts Wanderjahre und Tod (1919) and He or I (1930). She was married to Harry Piel. She died ...

37. Janko Rakusa

Actor | Lisinski

Janko Rakusa was born on January 15, 1901 in Mihalovci kraj Ormoza, Croatia. He was an actor, known for Lisinski (1944). He died on February 10, 1945 in Remetinec kraj Zagreba, Croatia.

38. Warren Hull

Actor | Wagons Westward

Warren Hull was born on January 15, 1927 in Glendale, California, USA as Warren Edgar Hull. He was an actor, known for Wagons Westward (1940). He died on March 8, 1945 in Iwo Jima, Japan.

39. Ludmila Babková

Actress | Diagnosa X

Ludmila Babková was born on January 15, 1890 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary as Ludmila Starostová. She was an actress, known for Diagnosis X (1933), Senkýrka u divoké krásy (1932) and The Seamstress (1936). She died on October 15, 1945 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.

40. Wilhelm Marx

Actor | Der Liebesexpreß

Wilhelm Marx was born on January 15, 1863 in Cologne, Prussia. He was an actor, known for Eight Days of Happiness (1931). He died on August 5, 1946 in Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

41. Madge Orlamond

Actress | The Yellow Typhoon

Madge Orlamond was born on January 15, 1861 in St. Charles, Minnesota, USA as Iona Bertrand. She was an actress, known for The Yellow Typhoon (1920), The Amazing Woman (1920) and The Blushing Bride (1921). She was married to William Orlamond. She died on June 22, 1947 in Los Angeles, California, ...

42. Patricia Farr

Actress | This Gun for Hire

Patricia Farr was born on January 15, 1913 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Arleine Rutledge Farr. She was an actress, known for This Gun for Hire (1942), Tailspin Tommy (1934) and Mr. & Mrs. Smith (1941). She was married to Robert Mayo. She died on February 23, 1948 in Burbank, California, USA.

43. Tony Wickham

Actor | Chips

Tony Wickham was born on January 15, 1922 in Croydon, Surrey, England as Thomas Anthony Wickham Jones. He was an actor, known for Chips (1938) and Secret Flight (1946). He died on March 2, 1948 in Heathrow Airport, London, England.

44. Yuri Yuryev

Actor | Deti kapitana Granta

Yuri Yuryev was a Russian stage actor best known for his performance with the Aleksandrinsky (Pushkin) Theatre in St. Petersburg.

He was born Yuri Mikhailovich Yuryev on January 15, 1872, in Moscow, Russia. His uncle, Sergei Yuryev, was a writer and critic, who played important role in the formation...

45. Béla Mihályffi

Actor | 120-as tempó

Béla Mihályffi was born on January 15, 1891 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary [now Hungary]. He was an actor, known for 80 Mile Speed (1937), Rózsafabot (1940) and Leányvásár (1941). He died on April 4, 1948 in Budapest, Hungary.

46. Gladys Gale

Actress | Smart Woman

Gladys Gale was born on January 15, 1891 in Monmouth, Illinois, USA as Gladys Lanphere. She was an actress, known for Smart Woman (1931), Find the Witness (1937) and Sing While You're Able (1937). She died on October 4, 1948 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

47. Frederick Lloyd

Actor | Oliver Twist

Frederick Lloyd was born on January 15, 1880 in Ponders End, London, England as Frederick William Lloyd. He was an actor, known for Oliver Twist (1948), Arms and the Man (1932) and The Hound of the Baskervilles (1931). He was married to Yvette J.E. Plancon (actress) and Auriol Lee. He died on ...

48. Buddy McQuoid

Actor | The Finishing Touch

Buddy McQuoid was born on January 15, 1910 in Alameda County, California, USA as Edwin Fitzpatrick. He was an actor, known for The Finishing Touch (1916) and The Beloved Liar (1916). He died on July 15, 1950 in Los Angeles, California.

49. Rex Ingram

Director | The Great Problem

Renowned director Rex Ingram started his film career as a set designer and painter. His directorial debut was The Great Problem (1916). A true master of the medium, Ingram despised the business haggling required in the Hollywood system. He was also unhappy with the level of writing he found in ...

50. Ray De Ravenne

The Heiress

Ray De Ravenne was born on January 15, 1901 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France as Raymond Accursius De Ravenne. He was an actor, known for The Heiress (1949), The Razor's Edge (1946) and The Clock (1945). He died on October 14, 1950 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.


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