Birth Month Day of 12-07 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Self | General Sir Redvers Buller
Redvers Buller was born on December 7, 1839 in Downes England, the scion of one of the area's oldest landed families. A graduate of Eton, he began his career in the British Army in 1858 when he was commissioned as an ensign in the King's Royal Rifles. Buller spent the next 28 years at posts in ...
6. Lew Hart
Actor | The Deacon's Son
Lew Hart was born on December 7, 1846 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Lewis O. Hart. He was an actor, known for The Deacon's Son (1914), The Stolen Paradise (1917) and The Unbeliever (1918). He was married to Louise Generva Plunkett and Evalyn Patterson. He died on January 9, 1920 in Staten ...
Actor | Tot, kto poluchaet poshchechiny
Illarion Nikolaevich Pevtsov was born on December 7, 1879, in Antopol, Brest province, Russian Empire (now Belarus). His father, named Nikolai Pevtsov, was a government clerk. Young Pevtsov studied and graduated from Panevezhys College in 1899, then worked as a clerk in Vilno. At that time Pevtsov ...
Writer | The Green Temptation
Novelist and historian Constance Skinner was born at a small trading post in remote British Columbia, Canada, where her father was an agent for the Hudson Bay Co. When she was 14 her family moved to Vancouver, BC, and at age 16 she developed health problems and moved to California to live with an ...
10. Gunnar Tolnæs
Actor | Lille Dorrit
Gunnar Tolnæs was a trained actor with an extensive career on the stage, including Nationalteatret in Oslo. Made his film debut in Swedish films working with Mauritz Stiller and Victor Sjöström. Came to Denmark in 1915 and worked exclusively for Nordisk Film, where he soon became their biggest ...
Actress | Taras Bulba
Clementine Plessner was born on December 7, 1855 in Vienna, Austrian Empire as Clementine Folkmann. She was an actress, known for Taras Bulba (1924), Das Tagebuch einer Verlorenen (1918) and Kaliber fünf Komma zwei (1920). She died on February 27, 1943 in Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, ...
14. Max Ehrlich
Writer | Hugos Nachtarbeit
Max Ehrlich (1892-1944) was one of the most celebrated actors and directors on the German comedy and cabaret scene of the 1930s. But his brilliant career was brutally interrupted by the rise of Nazism and his resulting deportation in 1942 to Westerbork concentration camp in Holland. Amazingly, ...
15. Ernst Hofmann
Actor | Die Fledermaus
Ernst Hofmann was born on December 7, 1880 in Berlin, Germany as Ernst Carl Heinrich Hofmann von Schönholtz. He was an actor and producer, known for Die Fledermaus (1923), Marie Antoinette - Das Leben einer Königin (1922) and Emerald of Death (1919). He was married to Hedda. He died on April ...
16. William Roselle
Actor | The Moonstone
William Roselle was born on December 7, 1877 in New York, New York, USA as William Henry Rosell. He was an actor, known for The Moonstone (1915), Gloria's Romance (1916) and In Search of a Sinner (1920). He was married to Rose Winter. He died on June 1, 1945 in New York.
19. Stanley Jessup
Actor | Heads Up
Stanley Jessup was born on December 7, 1877 in Chester, New York, USA as Daniel Jessup Jr. He was an actor, known for Heads Up (1930) and The Play Boy (1930). He was married to Helen Irving and Leonora C. Buddine. He died on October 26, 1945 in The Bronx, New York.
21. Mack Davis
Soundtrack | Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Composer, songwriter ("Moon Love", "For Your Love"), and author, educated at DeWitt Clinton High School. He later conducted his own orchestra. He was on the executive staff of CBS' Artist Bureau and MCA. Joining ASCAP in 1939, his chief musical collaborators included Sammy Stept, Mack David, Don ...
22. Willa Cather
Writer | O Pioneers!
Willa Cather was born in 1875 on a small farm close to the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia. She was the eldest of seven children born to Charles Cather, a deputy Sheriff and struggling entrepreneur, and Mary Virginia Boak Cather. The family's Irish ancestors had settled in Pennsylvania in the ...
23. Ferenc Futurista
Actor | Ferenc se zení
Ferenc Futurista was born on December 7, 1891 in Prague, Austria-Hungary as Frantisek Fiala. He was an actor and writer, known for Ferenc se zení (1918), Za oponou smrti (1923) and Osálená komtesa Zuzana (1918). He died on June 19, 1947 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
24. John Tyrrell
Actor | The Shadow
John Tyrrell entered show business at the age of 16 as half of the vaudeville dance team of Tyrrell and Mack. The act became very successful, and for the next ten years they played engagements all over the country and secured billing as featured players in the famous revue "George White's Scandals....
25. Roy Applegate
Actor | Uncle Tom's Cabin
Roy Applegate was born on December 7, 1878 in Upper Black Eddy, Pennsylvania. He was an actor and director, known for Uncle Tom's Cabin (1914), All for a Girl (1915) and Yolanda (1924). He was married to Katherine K. Burch. He died on February 9, 1950 in Catasauqua, Pennsylvania, USA.
26. Harry Stubbs
Actor | The Invisible Man
Harry Stubbs was born on December 7, 1874 in Southampton, Hampshire, England as Harry Oakes Stubbs. He was an actor, known for The Invisible Man (1933), The Locked Door (1929) and Alibi (1929). He was married to Susan. He died on March 9, 1950 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
28. Ernie Lotinga
Actor | Dr. Josser, K.C.
Ernie Lotinga was born on December 7, 1876 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Dr. Josser, K.C. (1931), Love Up the Pole (1936) and Josser on the Farm (1934). He was married to Kathleen Barbor (performer) and Hetty King. He died on October 28, 1951 in London...
29. Molly Malone
Actress | Straight Shooting
Molly Malone was an actress who began during the early days of silent film. She was born in Wisconsin. She didn't get her first role in motion pictures until 1917, in The Pulse of Life (1917), making her a late bloomer in the film industry. By then she was 29, several years older than most ...
30. Perets Markish
Writer | Vozvrashchenie Neytana Bekkera
Perets Davidovich Markish was born on December 7, 1895, in Polonnoe shtetl, Volynsk province, Ukraine, Russian Empire. His father, named David Markish, was a melamed. His mother, named Khaya, was a daughter of a local tailor Shimshon-Behr. Young Perets Markish studied at cheder from the early age ...
32. Phyllis Barry
Actress | The Moonstone
Phyllis Barry was born Gertrude Hillyard on December 7, 1908, in Leeds, England. She was a gifted dancer and at the age of fourteen she joined an Australian cabaret troupe. Phyllis starred in many stage musicals including No No Nannette and Lady Be Good. She made her film debut in the 1925 ...
35. Ismael Neto
Soundtrack | Apolônio Brasil, Campeão da Alegria
Ismael Neto was born on December 7, 1925 in Belém, Pará, Brazil as Ismael de Araújo Silva Netto. He was an actor, known for Apolônio Brasil, Campeão da Alegria (2003), Barnabé Tu És Meu (1952) and Poeira de Estrelas (1948). He was married to Heleninha Costa. He died on ...
39. Julio Villarreal
Actor | The Beast of Hollow Mountain
Julio Villarreal was born on December 7, 1885 in Lérida, Catalonia, Spain as Julio Villareal de Gonzaga. He was an actor and director, known for The Beast of Hollow Mountain (1956), The Rebel (1943) and Cristóbal Colón (1943). He died on August 4, 1958 in Mexico City, Mexico.
41. Marcella Albani
Actress | La città dell'amore
Forgotten today, Marcella Albani was an idol of the European cinema in the final years of the 1920s, making dozens of films in five different countries (Italy, Germany, Austria, France and Czechoslovakia). After sound came, her popularity declined and she turned to writing. One of her novels "La ...
45. Ben Hershfield
Writer | Girls Who Dare
Ben Herschfield was primarily a talent agent/manager who represented players, writers, and directors in the 1930s, but he was also a writer and the producer of a series of outdoor shorts -- The Old Prospector (1938) being the first one -- using a process of color-film called Cinemachrome.
He was ...
47. Stuart Davis
Was an early American modernist painter.
50. Jack Pennick
Actor | Fort Apache
Jack Pennick was an American film actor, a familiar face, primarily in the movies of John Ford. He was born in Portland, Oregon, the son of gold miner Albert R. and Bessie (Murray) Pennick. After himself working as a gold miner, Pennick joined the U.S. Marine Corps and served, with the Pekin ...