Birth Date between 1862-01-01 and 1862-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Soundtrack | Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Claude Debussy was born in St. Germain-en-Laye, near Paris, France. His father was a salesman and kept a china shop. His mother was a seamstress. Some traumatizing events in his childhood caused him a depression and he never spoke about his early years. Later he could not compose without having his...
2. O. Henry
Writer | The O. Henry Playhouse
O. Henry was an American writer whose short stories are known for wit, wordplay and clever twist endings. He wrote nearly 600 stories about life in America.
He was born William Sidney Porter on September 11, 1862, in Greensboro, North Carolina. His father, Algernon Sidney Porter, was a medical ...
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.
Actress | The Human Comedy
She survived the death of her husband in 1905, the San Francisco earthquake in 1906 and raising four children with no money. In 1926, when she was 64 she became one of the most mature freshman ever to enter the University of California. She graduated 6 years later with her B.A. degree. In 1940 she ...
Writer | Eyes Wide Shut
Arthur Schnitzler was born on May 15, 1862 in Vienna, Austrian Empire. He was a writer, known for Eyes Wide Shut (1999), The Affairs of Anatol (1921) and Il cavaliere, la morte e il diavolo (1983). He was married to Olga Gussmann. He died on October 21, 1931 in Vienna, Austria.
Producer | L'arrivée d'un train à La Ciotat
Although it is his brother Louis Lumière who is generally acclaimed as the "father of the cinema", Auguste Lumiere also made a major contribution towards the development of the medium, first by helping with the invention and construction of the cinematographe (the world's first camera and ...
8. M.R. James
Writer | The Runes
Born in 1862, Montague Rhodes James developed a reading habit at an early age, preferring to stay in the library than with friends. He took this with him when he went to study at Eton and then at the King's College, Cambridge, where he became assistant in classical archaeology at the Fitzwilliam ...
10. Justus D. Barnes
Actor | The Declaration of Independence
Justus D. Barnes was born on October 2, 1862 in Little Falls, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Declaration of Independence (1911), A Beauty Parlor Graduate (1913) and The Star of Bethlehem (1912). He died on February 6, 1946 in Weedsport, New York.
11. Loie Fuller
Director | Le lys de la vie
Loie Fuller was born on January 15, 1862 in Hinsdale, Illinois, USA as Marie Louise Fuller. She was an actress and director, known for Le lys de la vie (1920), Danse serpentine (1897) and Programme Nadar (1896). She died on January 1, 1928 in Paris, France.
Actor | Pals in Paradise
Rudolph Schildkraut was born on April 27, 1862 in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire. He was an actor, known for Pals in Paradise (1926), His People (1925) and Schlemihl (1915). He was married to Erna Weinstein. He died on July 15, 1930 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
13. May Irwin
Actress | The Kiss
Born in Whitby, Ontario, May Irwin started her performing career at a young age, when she began a singing act with her younger sister Flora in 1874. The act was popular, and Irwin began working as an actress when she was 21 years old. She found success and was appearing in a Broadway show called "...
Director | 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Wallace McCutcheon was born in 1862 in New York, USA. He was a director and cinematographer, known for 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1905), The Nihilist (1905) and How They Rob Men in Chicago (1900). He was married to Mira West. He died on October 3, 1918 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York.
15. Luke Cosgrave
Actor | The Light That Failed
Luke Cosgrave was born on August 6, 1862 in Ballaghdreen, County Mayo, Ireland, UK as Sean Maccosggair. He was an actor, known for The Light That Failed (1923), Merton of the Movies (1924) and Welcome Home (1925). He died on June 28, 1949 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
16. Fred Huntley
Actor | The Ne'er Do Well
Fred Huntley was born on August 29, 1862 in London, England. He was an actor and director, known for The Ne'er Do Well (1916), What Every Woman Knows (1921) and Fighting Blood (1916). He was married to Laura. He died on November 1, 1931 in Hollywood, California, USA.
Actress | Daddy-Long-Legs
Carrie Clark Ward was born on January 9, 1862 in Virginia City, Nevada, USA as Carrie Clark-Ward. She was an actress, known for Daddy-Long-Legs (1919), A Fool and His Money (1925) and Old Lady 31 (1920). She was married to Sedley Brown. She died on February 6, 1926 in Hollywood, California, USA.
19. Riley Hatch
Actor | The Conquest of Canaan
Riley Hatch was born on September 2, 1862 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. He was an actor, known for The Conquest of Canaan (1921), The Plunderer (1915) and Little Old New York (1923). He was married to Florence Estelle Wiesner. He died on September 6, 1925 in Bay Shore, Long Island, New York, USA.
Writer | The Blue Bird
Maeterlinck was a revolutionary symbolist playwright from Belgium. His influence on modern drama is vast and he was one of the best known figures in Europe in the early twentieth century, both for his plays and his philosophical writings. Best known today for his fantasy play "The Blue Bird", which...
22. Burr McIntosh
Actor | Way Down East
Burr McIntosh born William Burr McIntosh in Ohio in 1862. Son of the President of public utility and Cleveland Gas Coal Company William Ambrose. Burr was educated at Lafayette College in Princeton where he became a member of the Sigma Chi fraternity in 1884. became a star on Broadway stage, perhaps...
24. Hal Reid
Writer | The Deerslayer
Hal Reid was born on April 14, 1862 in Cedarville, Ohio, USA as James Halleck Reid. He was a writer and actor, known for The Deerslayer (1913), Prohibition (1915) and Cardinal Wolsey (1912). He was married to Marcella Frances Russell, Mrs. Hal Reid and Marylee (Mae) Withers. He died on May 22, 1920...
29. Hubert Willis
Actor | Charles Augustus Milverton
Hubert Willis was born in 1862 in Reading, Berkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Charles Augustus Milverton (1922), A Scandal in Bohemia (1921) and The Hound of the Baskervilles (1921). He was married to Mrs. Hubert Willis. He died on December 13, 1933 in Bedford Park, London, England.
Annie Elizabeth Crook was born in 1863 on London daughter of William Crook and Sarah Annie Quordisman (or Quatermane). Her father William, son of William and Sarah Crook, was baptized on October 24th 1830 and was from Eton, Berkshire, England. Her mother Sarah Annie was born around 1839. Annie's ...
31. Saba Raleigh
Actress | The Clemenceau Case
Saba Raleigh was born on August 8, 1862 in Paddington, London, England as Isabel Pauline Ellissen. She was an actress, known for The Clemenceau Case (1915), The Life of Lord Byron (1922) and Nobody's Child (1919). She was married to Cecil Raleigh. She died on August 22, 1923 in Bloomsbury, London.
32. Helen Gilmore
Actress | Tom Sawyer
Helen Gilmore was born on January 4, 1862 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Antoinette Field. She was an actress, known for Tom Sawyer (1917), Huck and Tom (1918) and Big Red Riding Hood (1925). She died on November 16, 1936 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Self | Prince Henry at Philadelphia
Prince Heinrich of Prussia was born on August 14, 1862 in Berlin, Germany as Albert Wilhelm Heinrich Hohenzollern von Preußen. He was married to Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine. He died on April 20, 1929 in Hemmelmark, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.
34. Marie Tempest
Actress | Mrs. Plum's Pudding
Marie Tempest was born on July 15, 1862 in London, England as Marie Susan Etherington. She was an actress, known for Mrs. Plum's Pudding (1915), Yellow Sands (1938) and English Nell (1900). She was married to W. Graham Brown, Cosmo Gordon-Lennox and Alfred E. Izard. She died on October 15, 1942 in ...
Actor | Four Feathers
Edgar L. Davenport was born on February 7, 1862 in Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA as Edgar Loomis Davenport. He was an actor, known for Four Feathers (1915), The Little Gray Lady (1914) and The Black Arrow (1911). He died on July 24, 1918 in Boston, Massachusetts.
36. Gustav Klimt
Gustav Klimt was born on July 14, 1862 in Baumgarten, Austria. He died on February 6, 1918 in Vienna, Austria.
37. F.F. Guenste
Actor | The Tiger's Shadow
F.F. Guenste was born on February 16, 1862 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Ferdinand François Guensteq. He was an actor, known for The Tiger's Shadow (1928), The Adorable Cheat (1928) and Beau Brummel (1924). He was married to Katherine. He died on March 28, 1936 in Glendale, California, USA.
Writer | Faust: Eine deutsche Volkssage
Gerhart Hauptmann was born on November 15, 1862 in Obersalzbrunn, Lower Silesia, Germany as Gerhart Johann Robert Hauptmann. He was a writer, known for Faust (1926), Rose Bernd (1919) and Die Weber (1927). He was married to Margarete Marschalk and Marie Thienemann. He died on June 6, 1946 in ...
42. Billy Sunday
Self | Pathé's Weekly, No. 9
Billy Sunday was born on November 19, 1862 in Ames, Iowa, USA as William Ashley Sunday. He is known for his work on Pathé's Weekly, No. 9 (1914), The Pathé Daily News, No. 4 (1915) and Billy Sunday, the Evangelist (1915). He was married to Helen Amelia Thompson. He died on November 6,...
44. Richard Morris
Actor | The Spirit of the USA
Richard Morris was born on January 3, 1862 in Charlestown, Massachusetts, USA as William Richard Stuart Morris. He was an actor, known for The Spirit of the USA (1924), Granny (1913) and The Sea Lion (1921). He died on October 11, 1924 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actress | DuBarry
Mrs. Leslie Carter was born on June 10, 1862 in Lexington, Kentucky, USA as Caroline Louise Dudley. She was an actress and writer, known for DuBarry (1915), The Heart of Maryland (1915) and The Lifeguardsman (1916). She was married to Louis Payne and Leslie Carter. She died on November 13, 1937 in ...
47. Lewis Gilbert
Actor | Tense Moments from Great Plays
Lewis Gilbert was born in 1862 in France as Adolphe Louis Dardart. He was an actor and director, known for Tense Moments from Great Plays (1922), The Hound of the Baskervilles (1921) and Dick Turpin's Ride to York (1922). He was married to Lina Naseby. He died on March 15, 1925 in Camberwell, ...
48. Edward Elkas
Actor | The Blue Bird
Edward Elkas was born on February 8, 1862 in New York City, New York, USA as Edward Elkas Hirsch. He was an actor, known for The Blue Bird (1918), Les Misérables (1917) and The Strange Story of Sylvia Gray (1914). He was married to Helene Soltesz. He died on December 17, 1933 in St. Albans, ...