Birth Month Day of 11-05 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Writer | The Lady of the Harem
British poet and dramatist James Elroy Flecker was born Herman Elroy Flecker in London, England, in 1884. His father, Rev. W.H. Flecker, was appointed headmaster of the Dean Close School in Cheltenham, England. The family lived on campus, and young Herman spent most of his youth there. He came to ...
Writer | Anna and the King
Anna Edwards was born in India in 1834, the daughter of a cabinetmaker who died three months before her birth. Her mother then remarried to officer in the Engineers who sent Anna and her sister, Eliza, to a school in England. The girls returned to India as teenagers and Anna escaped her ...
Writer | The Belle of the Season
Famous American poet and author. She wrote numerous poems starting when she was 7 years old. She would go on to write poems such as The Price He Paid, Inherited Passions, The Beautiful Lie and The Belle of the Season amoung other. In her later years she went to the battle fields in France during ...
12. Eugene V. Debs
Eugene V. Debs was born on November 5, 1855 in Terre Haute, Indiana, USA as Eugene Victor Debs. He was married to Kate Metzel. He died on October 20, 1926 in Elmhurst, Illinois, USA.
14. Edwin Denison
Actor | The Seven Swans
Edwin Denison was born on November 5, 1864 in Williamstown, Vermont, USA. He was an actor, known for The Seven Swans (1917), The Town That Forgot God (1922) and The Black Circle (1919). He was married to Gertrude Marsh. He died on January 26, 1928 in White Plains, New York, USA.
20. Charles Mintz
Producer | Holiday Land
Charles Mintz was born on November 5, 1889 in York, Pennsylvania, USA as Charles Bear Mintz. He was a producer, known for Holiday Land (1934), The Little Match Girl (1937) and Alice in Movieland (1928). He was married to M.J. Winkler. He died on December 30, 1939 in Beverly Hills, California, USA.
24. Jessie Ralph
Jessie Ralph was a sailor's daughter, who first came to the stage at the age of 16, performing with a stock company in either Boston, Massachusetts, or Providence, Rhode Island (accounts differ). The year was 1880, and it took Jessie another 26 years to make her debut on the Great White Way in "The...
25. Gyula Gál
Director | A megbüvöltek
He was one of the great actors of the era depicting characters. From 1901 to 1939 he was a teacher at the School for Dramatic Arts, a pedagogue with great ability. He wrote theatre plays (Leszámolás, Arad, 1917) and opera librettos (Vezeklõk, Bp., 1894). He filmed in the period of the silent ...
26. Dora Tulloch
Actor | King John
Born, Maida Vale, Middlesex, London, England, 5 November 1878, sixth child and fifth daughter of Conrad Tulloch and Kate Tulloch (née Rose). When a child spoken-word performer with her sisters in musical ensemble "The Misses Tulloch", performing from early 1890s in London and on UK tours. Became ...
Self | Mutual Weekly, No. 74
Princess Hilda of Nassau was born on November 5, 1864 in Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany as Hilda Charlotte Wilhelmine von Nassau-Weilburg. She was married to Grand Duke of Baden Frederick II. She died on February 8, 1952 in Badenweiler, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
31. Harry Sherman
Producer | Texas Trail
American producer of 1930s and 1940s Westerns whose chief claim to fame is introduction of the character Hopalong Cassidy to the screen. Sherman was originally an exhibitor. In 1914, he distributed the film The Birth of a Nation (1915) in the western United States and parlayed the connections he ...
34. Will H. Hays
First President of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors Association of America, Will H. Hays had a distinguished career as a politician before that, most notably as Chairman of the Republican National Committee (1918-21) and as U.S. Postmaster General under Warren Harding (1921-22). As ...
35. Henry Hall
Actor | The Ape Man
Henry Hall was born on November 5, 1876 in Washington Township, Buchanan County, Missouri, USA as Henry Leonard Hall. He was an actor, known for The Ape Man (1943), Hot Curves (1930) and Murder by Television (1935). He was married to Emma S. He died on December 11, 1954 in Woodland Hills, Los ...
36. Dorothy Vaughan
Actress | Trail to San Antone
If Dorothy Vaughan appeared in 143 movies or episodes of TV series, it was certainly not by accident. Actually the reason why this lively stout lady was in such demand is that she was the spitting image of the woman next door, of the hospital nurse who took care of your son after he broke his arm ...
37. Borrah Minevitch
Actor | One in a Million
Borrah Minevitch was born on November 5, 1902 in Kiev, Russian Empire as Boruch Minowitz. He was an actor, known for One in a Million (1936), Hit Parade of 1941 (1940) and Tramp, Tramp, Tramp! (1942). He was married to Lucille Little Taylor and Betty B. Henry. He died on June 26, 1955 in Paris, ...
38. John Turnbull
Actor | The Happiest Days of Your Life
John Turnbull was born on November 5, 1880 in Dunbar, Scotland. He was an actor, known for The Happiest Days of Your Life (1950), The Scarlet Pimpernel (1934) and Detective Lloyd (1932). He was married to Eve Marchew and Beatrice Alice Scott (actress). He died on February 22, 1956 in Marylebone, ...
Writer | The Scoundrel
"Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers out there are starving!" When Patrick Dennis's fictional Auntie Mame uttered this pithy observation, she could have been speaking of Charles MacArthur. Charlie never shied away from the feast, and he certainly never went hungry. Arriving in November 1895 in...
42. Mary Brandon
Actress | The Bashful Suitor
Mary Brandon was born on November 5, 1901 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA as Mary Judah Brandon. She was an actress, known for The Bashful Suitor (1921). She was married to Simeon Brooks Chapin, Jr. and Robert E. Sherwood. She died on January 30, 1958 in New York City, New York, USA.
44. Sofía Bozán
Actress | Carnaval de antaño
Sofía Bozán was born on November 5, 1904 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Sofía Isabel Bergero. She was an actress, known for Carnaval de antaño (1940), Los muchachos se divierten (1941) and Las luces de Buenos Aires (1931). She died on July 9, 1958 in Buenos Aires.
45. Allan Bohlin
Actor | Prästen som slog knockout
Allan Bohlin was born on November 5, 1907 in Stockholm, Sweden as Karl Allan Clarence Bolin. He was an actor, known for Prästen som slog knockout (1943), Lärarinna på vift (1941) and Se opp för spioner! (1944). He was married to Ulla Sorbon. He died on January 23, 1959.
46. Guy Jones
Composer | The Mutiny of the Elsinore
Guy Jones was born on November 5, 1874 in Dublin, Ireland as John Guy Sidney Jones. He is known for his work on Mutiny on the Elsinore (1937), Kathleen (1937) and Love's Old Sweet Song (1933). He died on February 8, 1959 in Surbiton, Surrey, England.