Birth Month Day of 02-11 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Music Department | La victoire en chantant
French author and playwright, he had also political influence during the French revolution. He is the younger brother of the poet André Chénier (Istanbul, Turkey 30 October 1762- guillotined 25 July 1794 Paris). André's life inspired movies and one opera by Umberto Giordano.
Soundtrack | College Road Trip
Author and social reformer Lydia Marie Child was born on February 11, 1803, into a staunchly abolitionist family (a stance that was quite unpopular at the time). She attended a seminar for a year, and her social awareness was largely due to the influence of her brother, a Unitarian clergyman who ...
11. Valli Valli
Actress | Her Debt of Honor
Valli Valli was born on February 11, 1882 in Berlin, Germany. She was an actress, known for Her Debt of Honor (1916), The High Road (1915) and The Turmoil (1916). She was married to Louis Dreyfuss. She died on November 4, 1927 in Hampstead, London, England.
12. Thomas A. Edison
Director | The Trick Cyclist
Thomas A. Edison was born on February 11, 1847 in Milan, Ohio, USA as Thomas Alva Edison. He was a producer and director, known for The Trick Cyclist (1901), The Patchwork Girl of Oz (1914) and Bicycle Trick Riding, No. 2 (1899). He was married to Mina Miller and Mary Stilwell. He died on October ...
Director | Il Sacco di Roma
Sartorio was mainly a painter of landscapes and fantasy motifs, mainly based on classic poets, and legends. He was also an art teacher, an illustrator, a writer, an amateur photographer, and an independent film producer and director.
Son and nephew of artists, he became interested in paintings from ...
17. Antun Bauer
Antun Bauer was born on February 11, 1856 in Breznica kod Bisaga, Croatia, Austrian Empire. He died on February 7, 1937 in Zagreb, Croatia, Yugoslavia.
24. Irène Némirovsky
Writer | Suite Française
She was born in 1903 into a Ukrainian Jewish family, and emigrated to Paris as a young woman. She wrote nine books between 1929 and 1937, one of which was made into a movie ("David Golder", 1930). She became well-known in France, but did not become a French citizen. She converted to Catholicism in ...
26. Jean Gilbert
Writer | Die leichte Isabell
Jean Gilbert was born on February 11, 1879 in Hamburg, Germany as Max Winterfeld. He was a composer and writer, known for Die leichte Isabell (1927), Die Geliebte seiner Hoheit (1928) and Nur Du (1930). He was married to Rosa Wagner. He died on December 20, 1942 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
27. Hein Harms
Actor | Merijntje Gijzen's Jeugd
Hein Harms was born on February 11, 1863 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Hendrik Harms. He was an actor, known for Merijntje Gijzen's Jeugd (1936), Het meisje met den blauwen hoed (1934) and Klokslag twaalf (1936). He was married to Marie Haspels. He died on June 24, 1943 in Amsterdam.
28. Grete Berger
Actress | Der Student von Prag
Grete Berger was born on February 11, 1883 in Jägerndorf, Moravia, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress, known for The Student of Prague (1913), Ein Sommernachtstraum in unserer Zeit (1914) and Dr. Mabuse the Gambler (1922). She was married to Hanns Heinz Ewers. She died on May 23, 1944 in KZ ...
31. Hanns Schwarz
Director | Petronella - Das Geheimnis der Berge
Hanns Schwarz was born on February 11, 1888 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary as Ignatz Schwarz. He was a director and writer, known for Petronella - Das Geheimnis der Berge (1927), Melody of the Heart (1929) and Monte Carlo Madness (1932). He was married to Lissy Arna. He died on October 27, 1945 in ...
32. Vasili Kachalov
Actor | Mastera stseny
Vasili Kachalov was born on February 11, 1875 in Vilna, Russian Empire as Vasili Ivanovich Shverubovich. He was an actor, known for Mastera stseny (1947), Belyy oryol (1928) and Propavshaya gramota (1945). He died on September 30, 1948 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR.
33. Corinne Luchaire
Actress | Prison Without Bars
Corinne Luchaire was born on February 11, 1921 in Paris, Ile-de-France, France as Rosita Christiane Yvette Luchaire. She was an actress, known for Prison Without Bars (1938), Le dernier tournant (1939) and Abbandono (1940). She was married to Guy de Voisins-Lavernière. She died on January 22, 1950 ...
John Francis Fitzgerald, the namesake of his grandson John F. Kennedy, was a popular Boston politician who was one of the taproots of a political dynasty via his daughter Rose Kennedy. Rose married Joseph P. Kennedy, the son of his one-time rival and later political ally Patrick Joseph "P. J." ...
Actor | Noche sin cielo
Francisco Melgares was born on February 11, 1905 in Madrid, Spain as Paco (Francisco) Melgares Prado. He was an actor, known for Noche sin cielo (1947), Morena Clara (1936) and 48 pesetas de taxi (1930). He was married to Trabanco, Consuela de Nieva. He died on March 23, 1951 in Barcelona, ...
39. Elsa Beskow
Writer | Farbror Blås nya båt
Elsa Beskow was a popular Swedish author and illustrator of children's books. Beskow grew up in Stockholm where she studied art. She is most known for Aunt Green, Aunt Brown and Aunt Lavender that has become a classic and are continually reprinted. The Elsa Beskow Award was created in 1958 to ...
41. William P. Burt
Writer | The Lone Defender
William P. Burt was born on February 11, 1873 in St. Peter, Minnesota, USA as William Presley Burt. He was an actor and director, known for The Lone Defender (1930), Her Father's Gold (1916) and Rogue of the Rio Grande (1930). He was married to Bertha Harlan. He died on February 23, 1955 in Denver,...
49. Robert Dartois
Actor | Violettes impériales
Robert Dartois was born on February 11, 1900 in Trouville-sur-Mer, Calvados, France as Robert Edouard Marcel Delandres. He was an actor, known for Violettes impériales (1932), Ma femme... homme d'affaires (1932) and Retour au bonheur (1942). He died on January 13, 1959 in Saint-Arnoult, ...
50. Vitaliy Bianki
Writer | Tropoy beskorystoy lyubvi
Vitali Valentinovich Bianki (Bianchi) was born on Febtuary 11, 1894, into a Russian- Italian family in St. Petersburg, Russia. Vitali was one of three sons of Valentin Bianchi, the keeper of the Zoological Museum in St. Petersburg. Together with his father young Bianki became an avid traveler and ...