Birth Month Day of 01-25 (Sorted by Birth Date Ascending)


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1. Joseph-Louis Lagrange

Joseph-Louis Lagrange (born Giuseppe Luigi Lagrangia or Giuseppe Ludovico De la Grange Tournier; 25 January 1736 - 10 April 1813), also reported as Giuseppe Luigi Lagrange or Lagrangia, was an Italian mathematician and astronomer, later naturalized French. He made significant contributions to the ...

2. Robert Burns

Soundtrack | The Jacket

Robert Burns was born to a poor farming family in the Lowlands of Scotland in 1759. During his adult years he wrote several volumes of poetry that were well received. By the time of his death he was considered the poet laureate of Scotland, and is still considered so by many to this day. Among his ...

3. James Hogg

Writer | Teatr Polskiego Radia

James Hogg was born on January 25, 1770 in Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland, UK. He was a writer, known for Teatr Polskiego Radia (1925), Only One Night (1939) and Festival (1960). He died on November 21, 1835 in Altrive, Yarrow of the Borders, Scotland, UK.

4. Robert McWade Sr.

Actor | As You Like It

Robert McWade Sr. was born on January 25, 1835 in Long Sault Rapids, Ontario, Canada. He was an actor, known for As You Like It (1912), Rip Van Winkle (1912) and Papa Puts One Over (1913). He was previously married to Laura J. Childress. He died on March 5, 1913 in New York City, New York, USA.

5. Albert Price

Actor | Arvingen til Skjoldborg

Albert Price was born on January 25, 1844 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was an actor, known for The Heir to Skjoldborg (1914), Noedebo Vicarage (1911) and Fru Kristina (1917). He died on June 13, 1927.

6. Jan Blockx

Composer | Waar het groeide

Jan Blockx was born on January 25, 1851 in Antwerp, Belgium. He was a composer, known for Waar het groeide (1956). He died on May 26, 1912 in Kapelenbos, Flanders, Belgium.

7. Arne Garborg

Writer | Læraren

Arne Garborg was born on January 25, 1851 in Time, Norway. He was a writer, known for Læraren (1963), Læraren (1994) and Til deg - du hei (1987). He was previously married to Hulda Bergersen. He died on January 14, 1924 in Oslo, Norway.

8. Pierre Decourcelle

Writer | La brèche d'enfer

Pierre Decourcelle was born on January 25, 1856 in Paris, France. He was a writer and producer, known for La brèche d'enfer (1923), When Paris Loves (1913) and Le crime d'une sainte (1923). He died on October 10, 1926 in Paris, France.

9. Richard Foster Baker

Director | A Bunch of Keys

Richard Foster Baker was born on January 25, 1857 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He was a director and actor, known for A Bunch of Keys (1915), The Little Girl Next Door (1916) and Kidder and Ko (1918). He died on February 21, 1921 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

10. Adelaide Coutinho

Actress | Pega na Chaleira

Adelaide Coutinho was born on January 25, 1860 in Lisbon, Portugal. She was an actress, known for Pega na Chaleira (1909), Um Cavalheiro Deveras Obsequioso (1909) and Lucrecia Borgia (1910). She died on September 25, 1952 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

11. Charles Curtis

Charles Curtis was born near Topeka, KS, in 1860. Of Native American ancestry (possibly as much as half), he lived on a Kaw Indian reservation for several years early in his life. In 1881 he was admitted to the state bar in Kansas, and was the Shawnee County District Attorney from 1885-89. He ran ...

12. Léon Gandillot

Writer | Les femmes collantes

Léon Gandillot was born on January 25, 1862 in Paris, France. He was a writer, known for Les femmes collantes (1920), Ferdinand le noceur (1935) and Les femmes collantes (1938). He died on September 22, 1912 in Paris, France.

13. Henry Walter Barnett

Director | Prince Ranjitsinhji Practising Batting in the Nets

Henry Walter Barnett was born on January 25, 1862 in St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He was a director and producer, known for Prince Ranjitsinhji Practising Batting in the Nets (1897), Melbourne, les courses: présentation du vainqueur (1896) and Melbourne, les courses: sorties de ...

14. Henry Stanley

Actor | A Woman in the Case

Henry Stanley was born on January 25, 1864 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for A Woman in the Case (1910), Neal of the Navy (1915) and The Human Soul (1914).

15. Karel Zelenský

Actor | Sílený lékar

Karel Zelenský was born on January 25, 1865 in Ostrovacice Cechy, Austrian Empire [now Czech Republic]. He was an actor, known for Sílený lékar (1920). He died on November 30, 1935 in Zbraslav, Czechoslovakia [now Czech Republic].

16. Antonio Scotti

Self | Pathé News, No. 37

Antonio Scotti was born on January 25, 1866 in Naples, Campania, Italy. He died on February 26, 1936 in Naples, Campania, Italy.

17. Juventino Rosas

Soundtrack | Heavenly Creatures

Juventino Rosas was born on January 25, 1868 in Santa Cruz de Galeana, Guanajuato, Mexico. He was a composer, known for Heavenly Creatures (1994), Pitch Perfect (2012) and Irrational Man (2015). He died on July 13, 1894 in Surgidero de Batabanó, Cuba.

18. Charles Lane

Actor | Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Charles Lane was born on January 25, 1869 in Madison, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920), Sadie Thompson (1928) and The Canary Murder Case (1929). He died on October 17, 1945 in Van Nuys, California, USA.

19. Lotten Olsson

Actress | Flickan i frack

Lotten Olsson was born on January 25, 1869 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. She was an actress, known for Girl in Tails (1926), The Blizzard (1923) and Sonja (1943). She died on December 27, 1949.

20. Paul Gerson

Producer | The Midnight Limited

Paul Gerson was born on January 25, 1871 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, UK. He was a producer and actor, known for The Midnight Limited (1926), Perils of the Coast Guard (1926) and The Pride of the Force (1925). He died on June 6, 1957 in Hollywood, California, USA.

21. Robert McWade

Actor | The Kennel Murder Case

Robert McWade was born on January 25, 1872 in Buffalo, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Kennel Murder Case (1933), The Dragon Murder Case (1934) and Anything Goes (1936). He was previously married to Almina Lee. He died on January 19, 1938 in Culver City, California, USA.

22. Marion Craig Wentworth

Writer | War Brides

Marion Craig Wentworth was born on January 25, 1872 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. Marion Craig was a writer, known for War Brides (1916). Marion Craig died in 1942 in the USA.

23. Karol Irzykowski

Writer | Widziadlo

Karol Irzykowski was born on January 25, 1873 in Blazkowa, Galicia, Austria-Hungary [now Blazkowa, Podkarpackie, Poland]. He was a writer, known for Widziadlo (1984). He died on November 2, 1944 in Zyrardów, Mazowieckie, Poland.

24. W. Somerset Maugham

Writer | Quartet

Popular British novelist, playwright, short-story writer and the highest-paid author in the world in the 1930s, Somerset Maugham graduated in 1897 from St. Thomas' Medical School and qualified as a doctor, but abandoned medicine after the success of his first novels and plays. During World War I he...

25. May Milloy

Actress | The Man from Blankley's

May Milloy was born on January 25, 1875 in Dublin, Ireland, UK [now Republic of Ireland]. She was an actress, known for The Man from Blankley's (1930), Dad's Day (1929) and Hurdy Gurdy (1929). She was previously married to Ford West. She died on November 18, 1967 in Santa Barbara, California, USA.

26. Rosa Valetti

Actress | M - Eine Stadt sucht einen Mörder

Rosa Valetti was born Rosa Alice Vallentin, the daughter of industrialist Felix Vallentin and his wife, Bertha. Her brother was actor Hermann Vallentin, who emigrated to Mandatory Palestine. She first appeared on the Berlin stage and later also in Paris, Brussells and Vienna. During the First World...

27. Herbert Eulenberg

Writer | Der Traum vom Rhein

Herbert Eulenberg was born on January 25, 1876 in Mülheim, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He was a writer, known for The Dream of the Rhine (1933). He was previously married to Hedda. He died on September 4, 1949 in Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

28. Rupert Julian

Actor | The Kaiser, the Beast of Berlin

Coming to the US at the age of 34, New Zealand-born Rupert Julian started his career as a stage and screen actor touring Australia and New Zealand. Having made his name (and a cool million for Universal) as a dead ringer for Kaiser Wilhelm II in the 1918 film The Kaiser, the Beast of Berlin (1918), ...

29. Mikhail Obukhov

Mikhail Obukhov was born on January 25, 1879 in St. Petersburg, Russian Empire [now Russia]. Mikhail died on March 25, 1914 in St. Petersburg, Russian Empire [now Russia].

30. Eugene Beday

Around the World in 80 Days

Eugene Beday was born on January 25, 1880 in Switzerland. He was an actor, known for Around the World in 80 Days (1956), Sergeant York (1941) and The Razor's Edge (1946). He died on August 1, 1975 in Orange County, California, USA.

31. Mark Goldaine

Director | Neck and Neck

Mark Goldaine was born on January 25, 1881 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. He was a director and writer, known for Neck and Neck (1920), The Rip Snorter (1925) and A Much Needed Rest (1919). He died on August 30, 1970 in Orange, California, USA.

32. Elly Heuss-Knapp

Director | Katharine

Elly Heuss-Knapp was born on January 25, 1881 in Straßburg, Alsace, Germany [now Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, France]. She was a director, known for Katharine (1938). She was previously married to Theodor Heuss. She died on June 19, 1952 in Bonn, Germany.

33. Emil Ludwig

Writer | Hitler's Madman

Emil Ludwig was born on January 25, 1881 in Breslau, Silesia, Germany [now Wroclaw, Dolnoslaskie, Poland]. He was a writer, known for Hitler's Madman (1943). He was previously married to Elga Wolff. He died on September 17, 1948 in Moscia, Ticino, Switzerland.

34. Edgar Nelson

Actor | Way Down East

Edgar Nelson was born on January 25, 1882 in Tower City, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Way Down East (1920), The House of a Thousand Candles (1915) and Sandra (1924). He died on December 27, 1963 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA.

35. Virginia Woolf

Writer | Orlando

London-born Virginia Woolf came from a wealthy family and, unlike her brothers, received her education at home, an unusual step for the times. Her parents had both had children from previous marriages, so she grew up with a variety of siblings, stepbrothers and stepsisters. Her father was a ...

36. Ab Jenkins

Self | Salt Lake Diversions

Ab Jenkins was born on January 25, 1883 in Spanish Fork, Utah, USA. He was previously married to Evelyn Thorstenberg and Pearl Decker. He died on August 9, 1956 in Wisconsin, USA.

37. Edward Kilenyi

Composer | Clipped Wings

Composer, author, conductor and teacher, educated at the Hungarian State College (BA), the National Music School in Rome (with Mascagni), and Columbia University (MA, Ph.D) on a fellowship with Rybner and Mason. He came to the USA in 1908, became a US citizen in 1915, and joined ASCAP in 1927. He ...

38. C.W.R. Knight

Actor | I Know Where I'm Going!

C.W.R. Knight was born on January 25, 1884 in Sevenoaks, Kent, England, UK. He was an actor, known for I Know Where I'm Going! (1945) and Gone to Earth (1950). He was previously married to Eva Bennet. He died on May 19, 1957.

39. José González Castillo

Writer | La ley que olvidaron

José González Castillo was born on January 25, 1885 in Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina. José was a writer, known for The Law They Forgot (1938), Resaca (1916) and Juan sin ropa (1919). José died on October 22, 1937 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

40. Reinhold Balqué

Actor | Spaßvögel

Reinhold Balqué was born on January 25, 1885 in Dresden, Germany. He was an actor, known for Spaßvögel (1939). He was previously married to Elisabeth Günther. He died on January 5, 1946 in Leipzig, Germany.

41. Phillip W. Booker

Four Jills in a Jeep

Phillip W. Booker was born on January 25, 1885 in Virginia, USA. Phillip W. is known for Four Jills in a Jeep (1944), Something for the Boys (1944) and A Bell for Adano (1945). Phillip W. died on November 2, 1970 in San Francisco, California, USA.

42. William Wand

Self | ITV Opening Night at the Guildhall

William Wand was born on January 25, 1885 in Grantham, Lincolnshire, England, UK. He was previously married to Amy Wiggins. He died on August 16, 1977 in Lingfield, Surrey, England, UK.

43. Wilhelm Furtwängler

Soundtrack | Ludwig - Requiem für einen jungfräulichen König

Wilhelm Furtwängler was born on January 25, 1886 in Berlin, Germany. He is known for Ludwig - Requiem for a Virgin King (1972), A Dream, What Else? (1995) and Les passagers (1999). He was previously married to Elisabeth Ackermann and Zitla Lund. He died on November 30, 1954 in Baden-Baden, ...

44. Franklyn Hall

Actor | Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Franklyn Hall was born on January 25, 1886 in Oakland, California, USA. He is known for Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1913), A Branded Soul (1917) and Where Are My Children? (1916).

45. Emilio Petacci

Actor | Beatrice Cenci

Emilio Petacci was born on January 25, 1886 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Beatrice Cenci (1941), Tonight at Eleven (1938) and Nozze di sangue (1941). He died on March 20, 1965 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

46. Ernst Eschmann

Writer | Das Menschlein Matthias

Ernst Eschmann was born on January 25, 1886 in Richterswil, Zürich, Zürich. Ernst was a writer, known for Das Menschlein Matthias (1941). Ernst died on September 29, 1953 in Zürich, Switzerland.

47. R.C. Lyle

Actor | Wings of the Morning

R.C. Lyle was born on January 25, 1887 in Great Dunmow, Essex, England, UK. He was an actor, known for Wings of the Morning (1937). He died on September 27, 1943 in Esher, Surrey, England, UK.

48. Klaus Richter

Production Designer | Der Student von Prag

Klaus Richter was born on January 25, 1887 in Berlin, Germany. He was an art director and production designer, known for The Student of Prague (1913) and New Year's Eve (1924). He died on January 3, 1948 in Berlin, Germany.

49. Alan Brooks

Actor | The King of Kings

Alan Brooks was born on January 25, 1888 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The King of Kings (1927), Pals in Paradise (1926) and Young April (1926). He died on September 29, 1936 in Saranac Lake, New York, USA.

50. John W. Conway

Writer | Coney Island

American newspaperman who briefly wrote titles for silent films. A native of New York State, Conway was raised by his mother, a schoolteacher, in The Bronx, New York. As a boy, he worked as a streetcar conductor. He had a short career in baseball, playing with the Brooklyn Federals. A friend who ...


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