Birth Month Day of 01-15 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
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 ...
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.
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.
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
31. Rolf Randolf
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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...
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 ...
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
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.