Birth Month Day of 11-25 (Sorted by Birth Date Ascending)
Writer | Qartuli baletis ostatebi
One of Miguel de Cervantes's greatest rivals in the theatre. Lope de Vega was a huge success as a playwright; none of Cervantes' plays were successful onstage. It has been speculated, but never proven, that Alonso Fernandez de Avellaneda, the mysterious and otherwise unknown author who wrote a ...
Self | Our Mutual Girl
Andrew Carnegie was born on November 25, 1835 in Dunfermline, Scotland. He is known for his work on Our Mutual Girl (1914), Our Mutual Girl, No. 5 (1914) and Andrew Carnegie (1914). He was married to Louise Whitfield. He died on August 11, 1919 in Lenox, Massachusetts, USA.
4. Carl Benz
Carl Benz was born on November 25, 1844 in Mühlburg, Karlsruhe, Grand Duchy of Baden as Karl Friedrich Michael Vaillant. He was married to Bertha Ringer. He died on April 4, 1929 in Ladenburg, Baden [now Baden-Württemberg], Germany.
Writer | O Mistério da Estrada de Sintra
Novelist committed to social reform who introduced Naturalism and Realism to Portugal. He is often considered to be the greatest Portuguese novelist, certainly the leading 19th-century Portuguese novelist whose fame was international. The son of a prominent magistrate, Eça de Queiroz spent his ...
Self | Kansas Saloon Smashers
People's recollections of Carrie Nation range from a female evangelical prophetess, to raving lunatic. Carry Amelia Moore was born into a family that operated a sharecropping plantation, that was in central Kentucky, on November 25, 1846. As a young woman she was unusually tall and not very pretty....
11. Louis Calvert
Actor | King John
Louis Calvert his the son of actor Charles Calvert and actress better known as Mrs. Charles Calvert. Handsome English gentleman who was one of the greatest Shakespearian performer of the Victorian era, later became a star of Broadway theatre between 1909-23. He appeared in only two movies, the ...
12. Lillian Langdon
Lillian Langdon was born on November 25, 1860 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. She was an actress, known for Intolerance (1916), Daddy-Long-Legs (1919) and The Millionaire Pirate (1919). She was married to Mr. Bolles. She died on February 8, 1943 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
13. Phyllis Allen
Actress | White Youth
Getting her show business start in vaudeville, Phyllis Allen's large physique and excellent timing made her a natural for film comedies, and she appeared in many of Mack Sennett's slapstick films. She also appeared in several of Charles Chaplin's movies, and was often paired with equally hefty ...
19. Ernest Louis
Self | Pathé's Weekly, No. 10
Ernest Louis was born on November 25, 1868 in Darmstadt, Grand Duchy of Hesse and by Rhine, German Confederation as Ernst Ludwig Karl Albrecht Wilhelm Hesse-Darmstadt Großherzog von Hessen und bei Rhein. He was married to Eleonore of Solms-Hohensolms-Lich and Grand Duchess Victoria Feodorovna of ...
23. Irma Gramatica
Actress | Il fu Mattia Pascal
Irma Gramatica was born on November 25, 1870 in Fiume, Austria-Hungary as Maria Carolina Francesca Gramatica. She was an actress, known for Il fu Mattia Pascal (1937), Porto (1934) and Yes, Madam (1942). She was married to Armando Cottin. She died on October 14, 1962 in Tavarnuzze, Tuscany, Italy.
24. Petrine Sonne
Actress | Fyrtøjet
Petrine Sonne was born on November 25, 1870 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Johanne Petrine Møller. She was an actress, known for Fyrtøjet (1907), Barken Margrethe (1934) and Alle gaar rundt og forelsker sig (1941). She was married to Carl Sonne. She died on May 26, 1946 in Denmark.
25. Solanus Casey
Solanus Casey was born on November 25, 1870 in Prescott, Wisconsin, USA as Bernard Francis Casey. He died on July 31, 1957 in Detroit, Michigan, USA.
26. Kate McComb
Actress | Campbell Playhouse
Kate McComb was born on November 25, 1871 in Sacramento, California, USA as Kate Norton Scudder. She was an actress, known for Campbell Summer Soundstage (1952) and Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950). She was married to John Rector McComb. She died on April 15, 1959 in New York, New York, USA.
29. Joe Gans
Joe Gans was born on November 25, 1874 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Joseph Gaines. He was an actor, known for The Joe Gans-Battling Nelson Fight (1906), Gans-Nelson Fight (1908) and Gans-Herman Fight (1907). He died on August 10, 1910 in Baltimore.
31. Einar Fröberg
Writer | Familjens traditioner
Einar Fröberg was born on November 25, 1875 in Svärta socken, Södermanlands län, Sweden. He was an actor and writer, known for Family Traditions (1920), Grevarna på Svansta (1924) and Lunda-indianer (1920). He was married to Anna-Lisa Fröberg. He died on October 2, 1934 in Täby, Stockholms ...
Grand Duchess Victoria Feodorovna of Russia was born on November 25, 1876 in Attard, Crown Colony of Malta. She was married to Kirill Vladimirovich Romanov and Ernest Louis. She died on March 2, 1936 in Amorbach, Bavaria, Nazi Germany [now Amorbach, Bavaria, Germany].
Writer | Prunella
British playwright / director Harley Granville-Barker was born in London, England, in 1877. His schooling ended at age 13, when at the urging of his mother he entered a dramatic school / stock company at Margate. A year later he was performing on the London stage. He was writing plays at a very ...
38. John Larkin
Actor | The Wet Parade
John Larkin was born on November 25, 1877 in Wilmington, North Carolina, USA as John Larkin Smith. He was an actor, known for The Wet Parade (1932), Sporting Blood (1931) and The Trail of the Lonesome Pine (1936). He died on March 18, 1936 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
43. Georg Kaiser
Writer | Hunderttausend Dollars
Georg Kaiser was born on November 25, 1878 in Magdeburg, Germany as Friedrich Carl Georg Kaiser. He was a writer and actor, known for Hunderttausend Dollars (1919), From Morn to Midnight (1920) and The Ghost Comes Home (1940). He was married to Margarethe Habenicht. He died on June 4, 1945 in ...
45. H.F. Maltby
Writer | Over the Garden Wall
Henry Francis Maltby was a South African-born playwright, theatre actor and director. A former bank clerk, he performed on stage from as early as 1899, later treading the boards of London's West End after military service in World War I. In addition to writing or adapting works for musical theatre,...
46. Leonard Woolf
Writer | Baddegama
Leonard Woolf was born on November 25, 1880 in Kensington, London, England as Leonard Sidney Woolf. He was a writer, known for Village in the Jungle (1980), New Release (1965) and The Life and Times of Bertrand Russell (1964). He was married to Virginia Woolf. He died on August 14, 1969 in Rodmell,...
49. H.J. Tandler
Soundtrack | Whispering Winds
Heinrich Joseph Tandler, an Austrian immigrant, composed a number of popular and sentimental pieces in the 1910s and 1920s.
Arriving in the USA in 1910, he became a pianist at the Clark Hotel in Los Angeles, and resided in Santa Monica.
He also recorded a number of player piano rolls for the Filmusic ...