Date of Death between 1932-01-01 and 1932-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
American theatrical producer who brought the revue to spectacular heights under the slogan "Glorifying the American Girl." During the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893, Ziegfeld managed bodybuilder Eugen Sandow (billed as the Great Sandow). In 1896 he turned to theatrical management. ...
Actress | Thirteen Women
Peg Entwistle's name as her birth occurred, was Lillian Millicent Entwistle, on Wednesday, July 1st, 1908 in Port Talbot, Wales, United Kingdom. Growing up, she was interested in the stage and when she became older she worked primarily as a stage actress. Peg wanted to have a shot at Hollywood. She...
3. Rin Tin Tin
Actor | While London Sleeps
The first 'Rin Tin Tin', who along with his heirs starred in numerous films and television series, was discovered during World War I, September 15, 1918, by US Air Corporal Lee Duncan and his battalion in Lorraine, France. At a bombed out dog kennel, Duncan found a mother Shepherd Dog and her ...
4. Paul Bern
Director | The Dressmaker from Paris
Paul Bern is undoubtedly more famous today for being found shot to death in his bathroom barely 2 months after his marriage to proto-sex symbol Jean Harlow in 1932. Born in Hamburg, Germany as Paul Levy, he came to the United States with his family as a child. His mother died by drowning in the ...
Josephine Crowell was a Canadian-born character actress. She appeared in vaudeville as early as 1879. On screen, she is best remembered for her dramatic portrayal of the mother in D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation (1915), her comedic performances in Harold Lloyd's Speedy (1928) and Stan Laurel ...
Actor | Not So Dumb
William Holden was born on May 22, 1862 in Rochester, New York, USA as Willis Chester Holt. He was an actor, known for Not So Dumb (1930), Holiday (1930) and Dance, Fools, Dance (1931). He was married to Louise Osborne. He died on March 3, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Writer | King Kong
Edgar Wallace was born on April 1, 1875 in Greenwich, London, England as Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace. He was a writer and director, known for King Kong (2005), King Kong (1933) and King Kong (1976). He was married to Ethel Violet King and Ivy Maude Caldecott. He died on February 10, 1932 in ...
Actress | Flesh and Spirit
Belle Bennett was born on April 22, 1891 in Milaca, Minnesota, USA as Ara Belle Bennett. She was an actress, known for Flesh and Spirit (1922), The Iron Mask (1929) and Courage (1930). She was married to Fred Windemere, Jack Geller and Howard Ralph Macy. She died on November 4, 1932 in Los Angeles,...
9. Evelyn Preer
Actress | Within Our Gates
Born in Vicksburg, Mississippi, pioneering black actress Evelyn Preer was educated in Chicago, where she and her mother moved after the death of her father. She entered show business vis vaudeville and the "chitlin' circuit" of minstrel shows that served the country's strictly segregated black ...
16. S.E. Jennings
Actor | The Bat Whispers
S.E. Jennings was born on April 8, 1880 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Sylvester Ennis Jennings. He is known for his work on The Bat Whispers (1930), The Prisoner of Zenda (1922) and The Sea Hawk (1924). He was married to Dorothy and Neola Fuerst. He died on February 3, 1932.
17. Guy Oliver
Actor | The Covered Wagon
Guy Oliver was born on September 25, 1878 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as George Guy Oliver. He was an actor and director, known for The Covered Wagon (1923), What Every Woman Knows (1921) and The Little Minister (1921). He was married to Elinor. He died on September 1, 1932 in Hollywood, California, ...
18. Gustav Botz
Gustav Botz was born on August 4, 1883 in Bremen, Germany. He was an actor, known for Nosferatu (1922), Der Kampf um die Ehe - 1. Teil: Wenn in der Ehe die Liebe stirbt (1919) and Das Geheimnis des Amerika-Docks (1919). He was married to Elisabeth Botz-Kotz. He died on September 29, 1932 in Bremen.
Actress | Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Minnie Maddern Fiske was born on December 19, 1865 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Mary Augusta Davey. She was an actress, known for Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1913) and Vanity Fair (1915). She was married to Harrison Grey Fiske and LeGrand White. She died on February 15, 1932 in Queens, New York...
20. Otto Matieson
Actor | The Maltese Falcon
Otto Matieson was born on March 27, 1893 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was an actor, known for The Maltese Falcon (1931), Behind Closed Doors (1929) and Scaramouche (1923). He was married to Isabel La Mal. He died on February 19, 1932 in Safford, Arizona, USA.
22. Thomas Jefferson
Actor | The Missing Links
Thomas Jefferson was born on September 10, 1856 in New York City, New York, USA as Thomas Lockyer Jefferson. He was an actor, known for The Missing Links (1916), Tarzan of the Apes (1918) and Rip Van Winkle (1914). He was married to Daisy Jefferson and Eugenia Paul. He died on April 2, 1932 in ...
23. Edgar Keller
Director | The Yellow Girl
Edgar Keller was born in September 1867 in Crescent City, California, USA. He is known for his work on The Yellow Girl (1916), Jesse James Under the Black Flag (1921) and God's Country and the Woman (1916). He died on January 10, 1932 in Los Angeles, California.
24. Kenneth Grahame
Writer | The Wind in the Willows
Kenneth Grahame was born on 8 March 1859 and was orphaned by the time he was five years old. He went to live with his grandmother in Cookham Dene, Berkshire. He attended St. Edward's School there, and at the age of 17 began working as a clerk for the Bank of England. He stayed on, was promoted ...
Actor | Broadway Nights
Louis John Bartels was born on October 19, 1895 in Bunker Hill, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Broadway Nights (1927), The Florodora Girl (1930) and The Prodigal (1931). He was married to Martha Wood. He died on March 4, 1932 in Hollywood, California, USA.
Director | Draupadi
Bhagwati Prasad Mishra was born in 1896 in Benares, North-Western Provinces, British India. He was a director and writer, known for Draupadi (1931), Cinema Girl (1930) and Zalim Jawani (1932). He died on June 19, 1932 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India.
29. Norman McKinnel
Actor | The Sleeping Cardinal
Norman McKinnel was born on February 10, 1870 in Maxwelltown, Scotland. He was an actor and writer, known for Sherlock Holmes' Fatal Hour (1931), Hindle Wakes (1918) and Fanny Hawthorne (1927). He was married to Gertrude Scott. He died on March 29, 1932 in Bloomsbury, London, England.
30. Charles Fort
The Magazine "Fortean Times" was founded in his honour. There is a panel describing his philosophy in every issue.
31. Earle Rodney
Writer | The College Kiddo
Earle Rodney was born on June 4, 1888 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Earle Rodney Hupp. He was a writer and actor, known for The College Kiddo (1927), Uppercut O'Brien (1929) and Clancy at the Bat (1929). He was married to Leona Adelle Domke. He died on December 16, 1932 in Los Angeles, California,...
34. Bruno Kastner
Actor | Luther
Bruno Kastner was born on January 3, 1890 in Forst, Brandenburg, Germany as Bruno Richard Otto Kastner. He was an actor and writer, known for Luther (1928), Zwischen zwei Welten (1919) and Nur ein Diener (1919). He was married to Ida Wüst. He died on June 30, 1932 in Bad Kreuznach, ...
Actor | The Silent Enemy
Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance was born Sylvester Clark Long in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He was the son of Joseph S. Long.
Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance's career started when he was employed by a wild west show, whose owner mistook him for native American. It being the 1920's, he knew that ...
36. John Steppling
Actor | Tess of the D'Urbervilles
John Steppling was born on August 8, 1870 in Essen, Germany as John C. Steppling. He was an actor and director, known for Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1913), Lombardi, Ltd. (1919) and Billy and the Butler (1912). He died on April 5, 1932 in Hollywood, California, USA.
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 ...
40. Frank Lalor
Actor | Polly of the Follies
Frank Lalor was born on August 20, 1869 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He was an actor, known for Polly of the Follies (1922), In Again, Out Again (1917) and Red Hot Romance (1922). He was married to Vernie Conrad (actress). He died on October 15, 1932 in New York City, New York, USA.
Charles Lindbergh Jr. was born on June 22, 1930 as Charles Augustus Lindbergh Jr. He died on March 1, 1932 in Hopewell, New Jersey, USA.
Actor | The Painted Angel
George MacFarlane was born on November 17, 1878 in Frontenac, Ontario, Canada as George Jarvis McFarlane. He was an actor, known for The Painted Angel (1929), Frozen Justice (1929) and Happy Days (1929). He was married to Viola Gillette. He died on February 22, 1932 in Hollywood, California, USA.
48. Joseph Smith
Joseph Smith was born in 1878 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for The Little Doctor of the Foothills (1910), The Apaches of Paris (1915) and Method in His Madness (1910). He was married to Frances Demorest. He died on December 22, 1932 in New York City, New York, USA.
49. Arthur Hill
Director | Accidents Will Happen
Arthur Hill was born in 1875 in England as Arthur Albert Hill. He was a director and actor, known for Accidents Will Happen (1915), Such a War (1915) and One Night (1915). He was married to Alice Cecilia Ainscoe. He died on April 9, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA.