Birth Date between 1860-01-01 and 1860-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Writer | Kis Uykusu
Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was born in 1860, the third of six children to a family of a grocer, in Taganrog, Russia, a southern seaport and resort on the Azov Sea. His father, a 3rd-rank Member of the Merchant's Guild, was a religious fanatic and a tyrant who used his children as slaves. Young Chekhov...
Actress | The Bat
British born actress in American films. She made her film debut in 1915 with Dustin Farnum. She appeared in scores of silent films as a character actress, but reached her greatest prominence with the coming of sound. Fitzroy specialized in motherly and society women characters.
Soundtrack | Children of Men
Gustav Mahler is largely considered one of the most talented symphonic composers of the late 19th Century and early 20th Century. His musical output comprised mainly of symphonic and song cycles requiring mammoth orchestras and often choruses. Sadly, Mahler never experienced popularity as a ...
Cinematographer | Sandow
Born in France to British parents, William Kennedy-Laurie Dickson stayed in that country until age 19, when he, his mother and sisters (their father had died sometime before) returned to Great Britain. Once there, Dickson--in an early indication of his lifelong fascination with science and ...
Charles K. French was born on January 17, 1860 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Charles Edward Krauss. He was an actor and director, known for A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate (1923), The Last Warning (1928) and The Crimson Trail (1935). He was married to Doris Herbert, Isabelle Gurton and Helen French. ...
8. Kate Bruce
Actress | The White Rose
A David Wark Griffith favourite matriarchal figure often playing mother characters. Kate Bruce appeared 292 times on the screen from 1908 to 1930, in movies including "Intolerance", "The Idol Dancer", "Way Down East", "The Mother" and "The Law and or The Two Orphans". She was a close friend of ...
9. H.H. Holmes
Considered to be the first American serial-killer and possibly the most prolific, he was also a con-man and a bigamist. Holmes was a doctor who studied medicine at Ann Arbor. He then moved to New York where he practised briefly. His first brush with the law occurred there when some corpses where ...
10. John J. Pershing
Self | Following the Flag in Mexico
Pershing was born on a farm near Laclede, Missouri, to businessman John Fletcher Pershing and homemaker Ann Elizabeth Thompson. Pershing's great-great-grandfather, Frederick Pershing, whose name originally was Pfersching, emigrated from Alsace, leaving Amsterdam on the ship Jacob, and arriving in ...
11. Edwin Stevens
Actor | The Little Minister
Edwin Stevens was born on August 16, 1860 in San Francisco, California, USA. He was an actor and director, known for The Boy Girl (1917), The Little Minister (1921) and The Honor of Mary Blake (1916). He was married to Louise Weller. He died on January 3, 1923 in Los Angeles, California.
13. Lillian Russell
Actress | Wildfire
Lillian Russell was born on December 4, 1860 in Clinton, Iowa, USA as Helen Louise Leonard. She was an actress, known for Wildfire (1915), La Tosca (1911) and Potted Pantomimes (1914). She was married to Alexander Pollock Moore, Giovanni Perugini, Edward Solomon and Harry Braham. She died on June 6...
Lizzie Borden has mystified and fascinated crime buffs for over a century. Few cases in American history have attracted as much attention as the hatchet murders and the unlikely defendant: a church-going, respectable "spinster" daughter charged with parricide, a crime worthy of Classical Greek ...
Actress | A Girl of the Timber Claims
Margaret Talmadge was born on November 3, 1860 in New York, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for A Girl of the Timber Claims (1917). She was married to Frederick L. Talmadge. She died on September 29, 1933 in Hollywood, California, USA.
16. Morton Selten
Actor | Shipyard Sally
Morton Selten was born on January 6, 1860 in Marlborough, England as Morton Richard Selten Stubbs. He was an actor, known for Shipyard Sally (1939), Ten Minute Alibi (1935) and Juggernaut (1936). He was married to Dora Blanche Pennell and Kate Pattison (actress). He died on July 27, 1939 in London,...
17. Isaac Albéniz
Soundtrack | Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Isaac Manuel Francisco Albéniz y Pascualwas a Spanish virtuoso pianist, composer, and conductor. He is one of the foremost composers of the Post-Romantic era who also had a significant influence on his contemporaries and younger composers. He is best known for his piano works based on Spanish folk ...
18. George Fawcett
Actor | Burn 'Em Up Barnes
A grand, stoic presence of the silent screen, George Fawcett was an immensely popular stage thespian both here and in London at the turn of the century. During his heyday his eloquence rivaled that of both Lionel Barrymore and John Barrymore. A graduate of the University of Virginia, he was a ...
19. George F. Marion
Actor | Anna Christie
George F. Marion was born on July 16, 1860 in San Francisco, California, USA as George Francis Marion. He was an actor and director, known for Anna Christie (1930), Anna Christie (1923) and Death from a Distance (1935). He was married to Agnes E. Daly and Lillian E. Swain (actress). He died on ...
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 ...
23. Lillian Langdon
Lillian Langdon was born on November 25, 1860 in New Jersey, USA. She was an actress, known for Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916), The Millionaire Pirate (1919) and Daddy-Long-Legs (1919). She was married to Mr. Bolles. She died on February 8, 1943 in Santa Monica, California,...
Writer | The Yellow Wallpaper
Gilman was born on July 3, 1860, in Hartford, Connecticut, to Mary Perkins (formerly Mary Fitch Westcott) and Frederic Beecher Perkins. She had only one brother, Thomas Adie, who was fourteen months older, because a physician advised Mary Perkins that she might die if she bore other children. ...
26. Percy Williams
Actor | Black Oxen
Percy Williams was born on December 20, 1860 in Ludlow, Shropshire, England as Percy Garnett Williams. He was an actor, known for Black Oxen (1923), London After Midnight (1927) and Children of Divorce (1927). He died on September 29, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
28. Charles Vane
Actor | Comin' Thro' the Rye
Charles Vane was born on January 2, 1860 in Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, England as William George Yarrow. He was an actor, known for Comin' Thro' the Rye (1916), Whosoever Shall Offend (1919) and The Secret Seven (1914). He died on April 14, 1943 in Polzeath, Cornwall, England.
29. Owen Wister
Writer | The Virginian
Owen Wister was an American writer and historian. He is best remembered for writing The Virginian and a biography of Ulysses S. Grant. In 1898, Wister married Mary Channing, his cousin. The couple had six children. Channing died during childbirth in 1913. Their daughter, Marina Wister, married ...
30. William H. West
Actor | On the Warpath
William H. West was born on July 26, 1860 in Newport, Rhode Island, USA. He was an actor, known for On the Warpath (1911), Mysteries of the Grand Hotel (1915) and The Girl Detective (1915). He was married to Roumelia G. Morris. He died on August 20, 1915 in Glendale, California, USA.
Actress | A Damsel in Distress
Charlotte Granville was born on May 9, 1860 in London, England. She was an actress, known for A Damsel in Distress (1919), The Red Woman (1917) and Now and Forever (1934). She was married to Major Robert Millington Synge. She died on July 8, 1942 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
33. Edward MacDowell
Soundtrack | The Liberace Show
Born in New York City in 1861, pianist/composer Edward MacDowell formally studied music at an early age. He went to Paris, France, at age 15 and attended the world-famous Conservatoire. Two years later he left France and traveled to Germany, where he studied at the Frankfurt Conservatory. He found ...
36. Dan Leno
Soundtrack | The Limehouse Golem
Dan Leno was born on December 20, 1860 in London, England as George Wild Galvin. He was an actor and writer, known for The Limehouse Golem (2016), Contrasts (1967) and The Rats (1900). He was married to Sarah Lydia Reynolds (actress). He died on October 31, 1904 in London.
Actress | The Deep Purple
Mrs. E.M. Kimball was born on March 15, 1860 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Pauline Garrette. She was an actress, known for The Deep Purple (1915), The Yellow Passport (1916) and The Feast of Life (1916). She was married to Edward Kimball. She died on December 11, 1919 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
39. Vittorio Orlando
Vittorio Orlando was born on May 19, 1860 in Palermo, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies as Vittorio Emanuele Orlando. He died on December 1, 1952 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
40. Kate Blancke
Actress | A Successful Adventure
Kate Blancke was born on March 14, 1860 in Cheltenham, England. She was an actress, known for A Successful Adventure (1918), Heart Strings (1920) and As a Man Lives (1923). She was married to George W. Wilton. She died on June 24, 1942 in East Islip, Long Island, New York, USA.
41. Frederick Lewis
Actor | Tilly of Bloomsbury
Frederick Lewis was born on December 23, 1860 in Kingston upon Thames, England as Louis Frederick Till. He was an actor, known for Tilly of Bloomsbury (1921), Bought (1915) and An Enemy to the King (1916). He was married to Ethel Mary Amelia Carmele Robinson. He died on December 25, 1927 in England.
42. Julian Reed
Actor | The Parson's Button Matcher
Julian Reed was born on February 23, 1860 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for The Parson's Button Matcher (1915), The Catspaw (1916) and The Maid of Honor (1913). He was married to Goodwin, Mrs. Mary Darcey. He died on May 28, 1934 in Englewood, New Jersey, USA.
45. Walter Sickert
Self | Omnibus
English artist. Sickert was born in Munich, the eldest son of the Danish painter Oswald Adalbert Sickert. The family moved to London in 1868. After a short period as an actor, Sickert studied art at the Slade School and then under James Whistler in Chelsea when, like Whistler, he took to etching. ...
Writer | The End of the Road
Katherine Bement Davis was born on January 15, 1860 in Buffalo, New York, USA. She was a writer, known for The End of the Road (1919), Our Mutual Girl (1914) and Our Mutual Girl, No. 18 (1914). She died on December 10, 1935 in Pacific Grove, California, USA.
50. Louis Stern
Actor | Eye for Eye
Louis Stern was born on January 10, 1860 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Eye for Eye (1918), The Great Victory, Wilson or the Kaiser? The Fall of the Hohenzollerns (1919) and The Great Romance (1919). He was married to Peggy Ward. He died on February 15, 1941 in ...