Birth Month Day of 11-08 (Sorted by Birth Date Ascending)
Rufus W. Peckham was born on November 8, 1838 in Albany, New York, USA as Rufus Wheeler Peckham Jr. He was married to Harriette Maria Arnold. He died on October 24, 1909 in Altamont, New York.
6. Eugen Gura
Eugen Gura was born on November 8, 1842 in Pressern bei Saaz, Bohemia, Austrian Empire. He was an actor, known for Ein Fest auf Hederlevhuus. Drama in einem Vorspiel und vier Akten (1921) and Der gelbe Würger (1921). He died on August 26, 1906 in Aufkirchen, Starnberg, Bavaria, Germany.
7. Bram Stoker
Writer | Dracula
Bram Stoker was born in Dublin, Ireland, in 1847, and gained fame for his novel "Dracula" about an aristocratic vampire in Transylvania. The sequel, "Dracula's Guest," was not published for 17 years after the publication of "Dracula," two years after Stoker's death. Stoker also wrote "The Mystery ...
8. Digby Bell
Actor | Father and the Boys
Digby Bell, a 5' 5" singing comedian, starred in many Gilbert & Sullivan comic operas. He introduced the song, "The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo", while playing the Charles Dana Gibson character, Mr. Pipp. Bell was a fervent golfer and New York Giant baseball fan, as was his best friend ...
Director | Attack on a China Mission
James Williamson was born on November 8, 1855 in Kirkaldy, Scotland. He was a director and cinematographer, known for Attack on a China Mission (1900), Spring Cleaning (1903) and Stop Thief! (1901). He died on August 18, 1933 in Richmond, Surrey, England.
11. René Viviani
René Viviani was born on November 8, 1863 in Sidi bel-Abbès, Oran, France as Jean Raphaël Adrien René Viviani. He died on September 7, 1925 in Le Plessis-Robinson, Seine [now Hauts-de-Seine], France.
12. Mrs. Russ Whytal
Actress | Tarnish
Mrs. Russ Whytal was born on November 8, 1863 in New York City, New York, USA as Mary Adelaide Knowles. She was an actress, known for Tarnish (1924) and The Mite of Love (1919). She was married to Russ Whytal. She died on July 13, 1946 in Los Angeles County, California, USA.
20. Leslie Stiles
Writer | The Polar Star
Leslie Stiles was born on November 8, 1873 in Kensington, London, England as Henry Edwin Stiles. He was an actor and writer, known for The Polar Star (1919), The Abbey Grange (1922) and Come My Lad and Be a Soldier (1908). He died in 1945 in Windsor, Berkshire, England.
25. Robert Homans
Actor | The Grapes of Wrath
Dour-faced US character player in films for more than two decades from 1923, often in portrayals of peace officers such as judges and lawmen. Even at his most elderly, he could frequently be seen as a white-haired, uniformed policeman - often affecting an Irish accent to boot.
26. Gustave Libeau
Actor | Ils étaient neuf célibataires
Gustave Libeau was born on November 8, 1877 in Schaarbeek, Belgium as Gustave Libion. He was an actor, known for Ils étaient neuf célibataires (1939), Zonneslag & Cie (1912) and La famille Van Petegem à la mer (1912). He died on January 15, 1957 in Brussels, Belgium.
27. Agnes Fraser
Agnes Fraser was born on November 8, 1877 in Springfield, Scotland as Agnes Fraser Elder Fraser-Smith. She was an actress, known for The Women (1939) and Meet the Boy Friend (1937). She was married to Walter Henry Passmore (actor). She died on July 22, 1968 in London, England.
Actress | God's Witness
Mary Elizabeth Forbes was born on November 8, 1879 in Rochester, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for God's Witness (1915), The Child Thou Gavest Me (1921) and Cy Whittaker's Ward (1917). She died on August 20, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
30. Mabel Trunnelle
Actress | Dolly Varden
Mabel Trunnelle was born in Dwight, Illinois on November 8, 1879. A stage actress from the East Coast, Mabel was 32 when she appeared on the silver screen. In 1911 she was in A MODERN CINDERELLA, IN THE DAYS OF CHIVALRY, and THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER, the latter being the most notable. Her last film...
33. Jacob Fleck
Director | Eva, die Sünde
In Austria and Tschechoslowakia he shot the movies "Unser Kaiser" (1933), "Csardas" (1935) and "Der Pfarrer von Kirchfeld" (1937), which was the last independent Austrian movie at the same time, before he was caught up with the political situation in Austria and got a working prohibition.
34. Ethel Clayton
Actress | The Man Hunt
Silent-screen actress Ethel Clayton was a convent-educated girl from Champaign, IL, who sought work as a stage actress after finishing her education. She secured small parts here and there, but hit the big time when she went to work for the Frawley Organization, which had several touring stock ...
35. Harry Hayden
Actor | Hail the Conquering Hero
Harry Hayden was born on November 8, 1882 in Nova Scotia, Canada. He was an actor, known for Hail the Conquering Hero (1944), The Velvet Touch (1948) and Two Sisters from Boston (1946). He was married to Lela Bliss. He died on July 24, 1955 in West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA.
38. Steve Donoghue
Actor | Beating the Book
Steve Donoghue was born on November 8, 1884 in Warrington, Cheshire, England. He was an actor, known for Beating the Book (1926), The Stolen Favourite (1926) and Riding for a King (1926). He was married to Ethel Finn (second). He died on March 23, 1945 in London, England.
Tomoyuki Yamashita was born in a rural village on Shikoku island in Japan in 1885, the son of a country doctor. Inspired by his parents, Yamashita enlisted in the Imperial Japanese Army and entered the Hiroshima Military Academy in 1900, graduating in 1908 with full honors. In 1916 he graduated ...
42. Oscar Tengström
Actor | Kyllä kaikki selviää
Oscar Tengström was born on November 8, 1887 in Helsinki, Finland. He was an actor and director, known for Kyllä kaikki selviää (1926), Dollari-miljoona (1942) and Rakkauden risti (1946). He was married to Eja Tengström. He died on July 18, 1960 in Helsinki.
43. Chester Withey
Director | The Devil's Needle
On 6 February of 1937, writer, actor and pioneer movie director, Chet Withey was critically injured in Santa Monica after stepping out from behind a trolley car and into the path of an oncoming automobile. Press reports at the time were pessimistic about his survival. Whether this accident was the ...
Actress | Barbara Radziwillówna
Leokadia Pancewicz-Leszczynska was born on November 8, 1888 in Warsaw, Poland, Russian Empire as Leokadia Rzecznik. She was an actress, known for Love or a Kingdom (1936), Trzy serca (1939) and Mogila nieznanego zolnierza (1927). She died on December 26, 1974 in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland.
45. Frans Ekebom
Cinematographer | Rautakylän vanha parooni
Frans Ekebom was born on November 8, 1889 in Helsinki, Finland. He was a cinematographer and editor, known for Rautakylän vanha parooni (1923), Mies Marseillesta (1937) and Eräs elämän murhenäytelmä (1916). He died on March 30, 1965 in Helsinki.