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


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1. 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 ...

2. 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 ...

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. 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.

5. 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.

6. 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.

7. 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.

8. 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].

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. Hooper Toler

Actor | The Girl of My Heart

Hooper Toler was born on January 25, 1891 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. He was an actor, known for The Girl of My Heart (1920). He died on June 2, 1922 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

11. 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.

12. 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.

13. Hymie Weiss

Born Henry Earl J. Wojciechowski in Poland in 1898, his family emigrated to the US and settled in Chicago. Nicknamed "Hymie"--despite his Jewish-sounding last name, he was actually Catholic--became friends with Irish gangster Charles Dion O'Bannion. Weiss, O'Bannion and another Irish gangster, ...

14. 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.

15. 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 ...

16. 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 ...

17. Zhengqiu Zheng

Director | Zi mei hua

Zhengqiu Zheng was born on January 25, 1889 in Shanghai, China. He was a director and writer, known for Twin Sisters (1934), The Boxer from Shandong (1927) and Die for Marriage (1913). He died on July 16, 1935 in Shanghai, China.

18. 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].

19. Julián S. González

Director | El rayo de Sinaloa

Julián S. González was born on January 25, 1899 in Minas Prietas, Sonora, Mexico. He was a director and writer, known for El rayo de Sinaloa (1935) and Land, Love and Suffering (1935). He died on February 7, 1936 in Mexico, D.F., Mexico.

20. 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 ...

21. 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.

22. 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.

23. 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.

24. 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...

25. 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.

26. 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 ...

27. 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.

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. Alberto Quintero Álvarez

Writer | El globo de Cantolla

Alberto Quintero Álvarez was born on January 25, 1914 in Acambaro, Guanajuato, Mexico. He was a writer, known for The Balloon of Cantoya (1943) and El vengador (1949). He died on August 20, 1944 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico.

30. 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.

31. Guido De Rege

Actor | Allegri masnadieri

Guido De Rege was born on January 25, 1891 in Casagiove, Campania, Italy. He was an actor, known for The Make Believe Pirates (1939), La sconfitta dell'idolo (1920) and Milizia territoriale (1936). He died on February 10, 1945 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy.

32. 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.

33. 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.

34. George Godfrey

Actor | Sea Fury

George Godfrey was a heavyweight boxer who fought from 1919-1937. On June 6, 1930, He boxed against future Heavyweight Champion Primo Carnera in Shibe Park, Philadelphia. He was winning the fight when it was suspiciously called in the 6th round and awarded to Canera on a disqualification. Godfrey ...

35. 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.

36. 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.

37. Aino Aalto

Aino Aalto was born on January 25, 1894 in Helsinki, Grand Duchy of Finland, Russian Empire. She was previously married to Alvar Aalto. She died on January 13, 1949 in Helsinki, Finland.

38. 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.

39. 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.

40. Zoltán Sulkowsky

Location Management | Fiú vagy lány?

Zoltán Sulkowsky was born on January 25, 1902 in Budapest, Hungary. He was a production manager, known for Fiú vagy lány? (1946), Kerek Ferkó (1943) and One Skirt, One Pants (1943). He died on November 9, 1950 in Budapest, Hungary.

41. Fernando Delgado

Writer | Fortunato

Fernando Delgado was born on January 25, 1891 in Madrid, Spain. He was a writer and director, known for Fortunato (1942), 48 pesetas de taxi (1930) and Las de Méndez (1927). He died on December 25, 1950 in Madrid, Spain.

42. Vladimir Shcherbachov

Composer | Groza

Vladimir Shcherbachov was born on January 25, 1889 in Warsaw, Poland, Russian Empire [now Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland]. He was a composer, known for Thunderstorm (1934), Peter the First (1937) and Men of the Sea (1938). He died on March 5, 1952 in Leningrad, Russian SFSR, USSR [now St. Petersburg, ...

43. Maude Wallace

Actress | Scarlet Angel

Maude Wallace was born on January 25, 1893 in Louisiana, USA. She was an actress, known for Scarlet Angel (1952), Kraft Theatre (1947) and Racket Squad (1950). She died on April 23, 1952 in Hollywood, California, USA.

44. 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.

45. 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.

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. Mary Glynne

Actress | The Good Companions

Mary Glynne was born on January 25, 1895 in Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK. She was an actress, known for The Good Companions (1933), Inquest (1931) and Emil and the Detectives (1935). She was previously married to John Mannell and Dennis Neilson-Terry. She died on September 19, 1954 in ...

48. 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, ...

49. Harry Link

Soundtrack | In the Line of Fire

Composer, songwriter and publisher Harry Link was educated at the Wharton School and the University of Pennsylvania. He was the general manager at several music-publishing companies. Joining ASCAP in 1930, his popular-song compositions include "These Foolish Things", "I've Got a Feeling I'm Falling...

50. 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.


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