Birth Date between 1852-01-01 and 1852-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Gertrude Claire

Actress | The Female of the Species

Claire made her stage debut at 16 and later played on the stage in New York with John Drew, Edwin Booth and Richard Mansfield. At one time, she managed her own stock company in Boston.

2. Herbert Beerbohm Tree

Actor | King John

Herbert Beerbohm Tree was born on December 17, 1852 in Kensington, London, England as Herbert Draper Beerbohm. He was an actor and director, known for King John (1899), Henry VIII (1911) and The Tempest (1905). He was married to Lady Tree. He died on July 2, 1917 in Marylebone, London.

3. Francisco Tárrega

Soundtrack | Sideways

Nineteenth century Spanish composer and guitarist, whose most famous classical works have been adapted by contemporary pop composers such as Mike Oldfield. His most famous work is "Recuerdos de la Alhambra" (Memories of the Alhambra).

4. Charles Kent

Actor | As You Like It

After a distinguished career of more than 30 years on stage, Charles Kent entered the film industry in its earliest stages--his debut, as far as is known, was in 1908 in Macbeth (1908)). He was not only an actor but a director, and guided many upper-echelon films for Vitagraph, often starring in ...

5. Tom Green

Actor | The Maid in the Garden

Tom Green born in 1852. a popular stage comic and stage manager from the late 1870's. became a well-known pioneering film actor and director of many early short comedies for the George Albert Smith Film Company from 1897, also directed many short dramas and trick films for other film studios from ...

6. H.H. Asquith

H.H. Asquith, considered the founder of the British welfare state, was the prime minister of the United Kingdom who led the British Empire into the monumental debacle that was World War I.

The son of a cloth merchant, Henry Herbert Asquith was born in Morley, Yorkshire, and attended Balliol College,...

7. Ion Luca Caragiale

Writer | Doua lozuri

Born in a tiny village Haimanalele, next to Ploesti town in Romanian province of Muntenia (Valahia), in a family of actors (both parents and his two uncles - his father's brothers - were actors). He had no formal education, works at some newspapers, then as a clerk. At age of 20 start writing and ...

9. Durward Lely

Actor | Rob Roy

Durward Lely was born James Durward Lyall and studied singing in Milan. He made his stage debut, under the Italianate name of 'Signor Leli', in 1878 as Don Jose in Carmen with the Mapleson Opera Company. After two years on tour with Mapleson, he joined the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company as a tenor ...

10. William H. Thompson

Actor | The Dividend

Scottish born William H. Thompson immigrated to America with his family at the age of six. In 1865 he began his theatrical career by working as a callboy at the old Broadway Theater in New York. Within two years he would embark on an acting career that would span over 55 years and earn him a ...

11. John Oxenham

Writer | Hearts in Exile

English novelist and poet John Oxenham was born William Arthur Dunkerley in Manchester, England, in 1852. His entry into the literary world was not as a writer but as a publisher; with several partners he started the publication "The Idler", and later on the weekly "To-Day". He traveled extensively...

12. Ida Waterman

Actress | Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley

Ida Waterman was born on March 10, 1852 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Ida Shaw. She was an actress, known for Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley (1918), The Swan (1925) and The Enchanted Cottage (1924). She was married to Joseph Francoeur and Fred Waterman. She died on May 22, 1941 in ...

13. Louis N. Parker

Writer | Drake of England

British dramatist, composer and pageant master Louis Napoleon Parker was born in Calvados, France, in 1852. His father, Charles Albert Parker, was a well-to-do American lawyer, a son of Isaac Parker, chief justice of Massachusetts. At the age of 39, in 1840, Charles left America with his much ...

14. Billy Madden

Self | The Corbett-Fitzsimmons Fight

Billy Madden was born on December 10, 1852 in London, England. He died on February 22, 1918 in White Plains, New York, USA.

16. Emil Sondermann

Actor | Sondi hat Pech

Emil Sondermann was born on October 16, 1852 in Berlin, Germany. He was an actor and writer, known for Sondi hat Pech (1915), Sondis Glück im Unglück (1915) and Sondis Kleine (1916). He died on August 29, 1927 in Berlin.

17. Charles E. Banks

Writer | A California Romance

Father: Seth L. Banks; Mother Sarah M Hubbell.

18. Gaston Méliès

Producer | Baseball, That's All

Gaston Méliès was born on February 12, 1852 in Paris, France. He was a producer and director, known for Baseball, That's All (1910), A Spanish Love Song (1911) and Roped In (1912). He died on April 9, 1915 in Ajaccio, Corsica, France.

21. Mary Eleanor Freeman

Writer | An Alabaster Box

Author Mary Freeman was born in Massachusetts but moved with her family to Vermont when she was 15. She spent a year at Mt. Holyoke University (then called Mt. Holyoke Female Seminary) and after she left began writing children's stories and verse. Her parents died in 1883 and she returned to her ...

22. Antoni Gaudí

Antoni Gaudí was born on June 25, 1852 in Reus, Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain as Antoni Gaudí i Cornet. He died on June 10, 1926 in Barcelona, Catalonia.

23. Weedon Grossmith

Writer | Six

Educated at Slade and other art schools. Exhibited at Grosvenor Gallery and the Royal Academy. Joined a theatrical company in 1885, and toured UK provinces and America. Eventually took over management of Terry's Theatre London, and appeared in various parts there and elsewhere.

24. Charles W. Fairbanks

Self | Pathé's Weekly, No. 48

Charles W. Fairbanks was born on May 11, 1852 in Unionville Center, Ohio, USA as Charles Warren Fairbanks. He died on June 4, 1918 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.

27. Edwin Markham

Self | Love's Redemption

Edwin Markham was born on April 23, 1852 in Carson City, Oregon, USA as Charles Edward Anson Markham. He was a writer, known for Love's Redemption (1921) and Lincoln, the Man of the People (1923). He was married to Anna Catherine Murphy. He died on March 7, 1940 in New York City, New York, USA.

30. John French

John French was born on September 28, 1852 in Ripple, Kent, England as John Denton Pinkstone French. He died on May 22, 1925 in Deal, Kent.

31. J.L. Franck

Actor | Her Moment

J.L. Franck was born on July 31, 1852 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. He was an actor, known for Her Moment (1918) and Ramona (1916). He died on October 22, 1920 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

32. Augustus Harris

Writer | The Royal Oak

Augustus Henry Glossop Harris was an English playwright, theatrical impresario and actor who was knighted for his services to the theater. He was born on March 18, 1852 in Paris to the dramatist Augustus Glossop Harris and his wife Maria, a wardrobe designer. Augustus Henry was raised in London ...

33. Franz Conrad von Hötzendorf

Franz Conrad von Hötzendorf was born on November 11, 1852 in Penzing, Vienna, Austria as Franz Xaver Josef Conrad von Hötzendorf. He died on August 25, 1925 in Bad Mergentheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

34. Victor Neumann

Actor | To Mennesker

Victor Neumann was born on July 4, 1852. He was an actor, known for To Mennesker (1916), Et Expres-Giftermaal (1917) and Lille Klaus og store Klaus (1913). He died on June 6, 1924.

35. Opie Read

Writer | A Yankee from the West

Opie Percival Read was the youngest of ten children born to Guilford and Elizabeth Wallace Read. He was raised on his parent's plantation near Gallatin, Tennessee and later attended Neophagen College in Nashville. Prior to his enrollment, Read had worked for the Franklin (KY) Patriot Newspaper ...

37. Barend Barendse

Actor | De levende ladder

Barend Barendse was born on August 8, 1852 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands. He was an actor, known for De levende ladder (1913) and Heilig recht (1914). He died on March 10, 1935 in Amsterdam.

38. Szidi Rákosi

Actress | A szerelem örökké él

Szidi Rákosi was born on May 28, 1852 in Ötvös, Hungary as Szidónia Kremsner. She was an actress, known for A szerelem örökké él (1930), Barbárok (1918) and A Szeretö (1918). She died on October 20, 1935 in Budapest, Hungary.

39. Niko Lomouri

Writer | Qajana

Georgia's one of finest writers in end 19th begin 20th century. Translator. In 1879 graduated from Kiev theological academy. 30 year worked as teacher.

40. Antal Kazaliczky

Actor | Halálos csönd

Antal Kazaliczky was born on May 10, 1852 in Mozsgó, Hungary. He was an actor and writer, known for Halálos csönd (1919). He died on November 5, 1917 in Budapest, Hungary.

41. Christian Krohg

Writer | Albertine

Christian Krohg was born on August 13, 1852 in Vestre Aker, Oslo, Norway. He was a writer, known for Albertine (1988) and Vår egen tid (1959). He was married to Othilia Pauline Christine Lasson. He died on October 16, 1925 in Oslo.

42. Vilhelm Petersen

Actor | Blade af Satans bog

Vilhelm Petersen was born on March 2, 1852 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was an actor and director, known for Leaves From Satan's Book (1920), De listige Friere (1913) and Master of the House (1925). He died on June 2, 1939.

43. Rika de la Mar Kleij

Actress | De cabaret-prinses

Rika de la Mar Kleij was born on December 21, 1852 in Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands as Hendrika Helena Kleij. She was an actress, known for De cabaret-prinses (1925) and Cirque hollandais (1924). She was married to Charles De La Mar. She died on July 5, 1934 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, ...

47. Charles Lawlor

Soundtrack | 42

48. William S. Rising

Actor | The Kleptomaniac

William S. Rising was born on August 11, 1852 in Lancaster, Ohio, USA. He was an actor, known for The Kleptomaniac (1905), In the Stretch (1913) and Born Again (1914). He died on October 5, 1930 in New York City, New York, USA.


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