Birth Month Day of 05-23 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)


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1. Otto Lilienthal

Otto Lilienthal was born on May 23, 1848 in Anklam, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany as Karl Wilhelm Otto Lilienthal. He was married to Agnes Fischer. He died on August 10, 1896 in Berlin, Germany.

2. Maria Konopnicka

Writer | Teatr telewizji

Maria Konopnicka was born on May 23, 1842 in Suwalki, Poland, Russian Empire as Maria Stanislawa Wasilowska. She was a writer, known for Television Theater (1953), Marysia i krasnoludki (1961) and Jak to ze lnem bylo (1958). She was married to Jaroslaw Konopnicki. She died on October 8, 1910 in ...

3. Thora Meincke

Actress | En rekrut fra 64

Thora Meincke was born on May 23, 1877 in Odense, Denmark as Thora Antoinette Ida Frederikke Halberg. She was an actress, known for En rekrut fra 64 (1910), In the Hands of Impostors (1911) and Himlens Straf (1910). She was married to Henrik Caspar Meincke and Albrecht Schmidt. She died on December...

4. Félicien Trewey

Actor | La transformation d'un chapeau

Félicien Trewey was born on May 23, 1848 in Angoulême, Charente, France. He was an actor, known for La transformation d'un chapeau (1897), Écriture à l'envers (1896) and London Street Dancers (1896). He died on December 2, 1920 in Asnières-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France.

6. Hardee Kirkland

Actor | While Paris Sleeps

Hardee Kirkland was born on May 23, 1868 in Savannah, Georgia, USA as Noble Rarda Kirkland. He was a director and actor, known for While Paris Sleeps (1923), Les Misérables (1917) and The Arizona Romeo (1925). He died on February 18, 1929 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

7. Dion Boucicault Jr.

Actor | Masks and Faces

Dion Boucicault Jr. was born on May 23, 1859 in New York City, New York, USA as Dionysius George Boucicault. He was an actor, known for Masks and Faces (1917). He was married to Irene Vanbrugh. He died on June 25, 1929 in Hurley, Buckinghamshire, England.

8. Janie Marèse

Actress | La chienne

Janie Marèse was born on May 23, 1908 in Chartres, Eure-et-Loir, France. She was an actress, known for La Chienne (1931), Mam'zelle Nitouche (1931) and Amours viennoises (1931). She died on August 14, 1931 in Sainte-Maxime, Var, France.

9. Charles S. Abbe

Actor | Cappy Ricks

Charles Abbe born in Connecticut, USA in 1860, became a highly regarded stage performer on the Broadway comedy and drama theatre's from 1895, often appeared as socialite fathers, first starred in a couple of well-known drama films at the Famous Players Film Company and the World Film Company in ...

10. Jean Jarvis

Actress | The Little Giant

Jean Jarvis was born on May 23, 1903 in Denver, Colorado, USA. She was an actress, known for The Little Giant (1926), The Drug Clerk (1915) and Fear-Bound (1925). She died on March 16, 1933 in Hollywood, California, USA.

11. Mally Haaland

Actress | Den nye lensmanden

Lost her father in the age of four, and her family moved to Kristiania, now Oslo. On stage from 1908, she became an actress at Det Norske Teatret from the start in 1913, a leading actress there for many years.

At her best in comedy, often with a grotesque way of acting, which made her very popular ...

12. Dranem

Actor | Monsieur Sans-Gêne

Dranem was born on May 23, 1869 in Paris, France as Armand Ménard. He was an actor, known for Monsieur Sans-Gêne (1935), Le malade imaginaire (1934) and J'ai l'noir ou Le suicide de Dranem (1929). He was married to Suzette O'Nil, Ana Ruiz y Miyares and Lucie Ysembert. He died on October 13, ...

13. Delaunay

Actor | Marion de Lorme

Delaunay was born on May 23, 1854 in Paris, France. He was an actor, known for Marion de Lorme (1918), Travail (1920) and En détresse (1917). He died on May 15, 1937 in Saint-Raphaël, Var, France.

14. Nelson Laraby

Cinematographer | Frozen River

15. Warren Cook

Actor | Seven Keys to Baldpate

Warren Cook was born on May 23, 1878 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Seven Keys to Baldpate (1917), A Doll's House (1918) and The Great Gamble (1919). He died on May 2, 1939 in New York City, New York, USA.

16. Douglas Fairbanks

Actor | Robin Hood

Douglas Fairbanks was born Douglas Elton Thomas Ullman in Denver, Colorado, to Ella Adelaide (nee Marsh) and Hezekiah Charles Ullman, an attorney and native of Pennsylvania, who was a captain for the Union forces during the Civil War. Fairbanks' paternal grandparents were German Jewish immigrants, ...

17. Carlton Griffin

Actor | Shackles of Gold

Carlton Griffin was born on May 23, 1893 in New York City, New York, USA as Carlton Elliott Griffin. He was an actor, known for Shackles of Gold (1922), The Great Jewel Robbery (1925) and Girl Shy (1924). He was married to Verna Irene Bell and Pauline Saxon. He died on July 24, 1940 in Hollywood, ...

18. Felix Powell

Soundtrack | Darling Lili

Brother of George Asaf.

20. Lucha Reyes

Actress | ¡Ay Jalisco... no te rajes!

Lucha Reyes was born on May 23, 1906 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico as María de la Luz Flores Aceves. She was an actress, known for Jalisco, Don't Backslide (1941), Flor silvestre (1943) and Song of the Soul (1938). She was married to Antonio Vega Medina, Félix Martín Cervantes and Gabriel Navarro...

21. Joe Ryan

Actor | Smashing Barriers

Joe Ryan was born on May 23, 1887 in Crook County, Wyoming, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Smashing Barriers (1923), Man of Might (1919) and A Fight for Millions: Episode No. 1, The Snare (1918). He was married to Helene Marjorie Ingersoll. He died on December 23, 1944 in Riverside, ...

22. George Rosener

Actor | Sh! The Octopus

George Rosener was born on May 23, 1879 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Sh! The Octopus (1937), The Secret of Treasure Island (1938) and I'll Sell My Life (1941). He was married to Adele R. Oswald (remarried), Adele R. Oswald and May Hillman. He died on March 29, ...

23. William R. Dunn

Actor | Beyond the Law

William R. Dunn was born on May 23, 1888 in Astoria, New York, USA as William Robert Dunn. He was an actor and writer, known for Beyond the Law (1918), The Caballero's Way (1914) and The Secret Kingdom (1917). He died on March 24, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

25. Dallas Welford

Actor | Wedding Bells

Dallas Welford was born on May 23, 1872 in Liverpool, England as Christopher Dallas Welford. He was an actor, known for Wedding Bells (1921), Count Macaroni (1915) and His Life for His Emperor (1913). He died on September 28, 1946 in Santa Monica, California, USA.

26. Hans Frank

Self | Triumph des Willens

Hans Frank was born in Karlsruhe, Germany, on May 23, 1900. At age 17 he joined the German army and fought in World War I. After the war he got involved in the "freikorps" movement, extreme right-wing paramilitary units that engaged in intimidation, extortion, street brawls and political murders (...

27. Seabiscuit

Self | Seabiscuit

Seabiscuit was born on May 23, 1933 in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. He died on May 17, 1947 in Willits, California, USA.

28. A.C. Fotheringham-Lysons

Actor | The Elusive Pimpernel

A.C. Fotheringham-Lysons was born on May 23, 1867 in Skene, Aberdeenshire, Scotland as Arthur Charles Fotheringham Lysons. He was an actor, known for The Elusive Pimpernel (1919), The Scourge (1922) and The Amateur Gentleman (1920). He died on October 8, 1947 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, ...

29. Ben Silvey

Assistant Director | Thanks a Million

30. Malcolm 'Bud' McTaggart

Actor | Heldorado

Malcolm 'Bud' McTaggart was born on May 23, 1910 in Covington, Nebraska, USA as Malcolm George McTaggart. He was an actor, known for Heldorado (1946), Last Frontier Uprising (1947) and Flying Tigers (1942). He was married to Elrene Catherine Stein and Pamela Blake. He died on May 29, 1949 in ...

31. Jack Worth

White Heat

Jack Worth was born on May 23, 1911 in Iowa, USA as Jack Herschel Worth. He was an actor, known for White Heat (1949), Letter from an Unknown Woman (1948) and The Stratton Story (1949). He died on August 19, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

32. George Jackley

Self | Variety

George Jackley was born on May 23, 1884 in New York, New York, USA as George Philip Jackley Hirsch. He was married to Annie Scorer. He died on January 26, 1950 in Horsell, Surrey, England.

33. Sofía Haller

Actress | Dos monjes

Sofía Haller was born on May 23, 1882 in Cuautla, Morelos, Mexico as Agripina Sofía Haller Arriola. She was an actress, known for Two Monks (1934), Irma la mala (1936) and Divorciadas (1943). She was married to Alfredo Varela padre and Fernando Méndez Velázquez. She died on June 23, 1950 in Mexico,...

34. Max Davidson

Actor | A Daughter of the Poor

Max Davidson was born on May 23, 1875 in Berlin, Germany. He was an actor, known for A Daughter of the Poor (1917), Don Quixote (1915) and The Rag Man (1925). He was married to Alice Marti. He died on September 4, 1950 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.

35. Vester Pegg

Actor | The Secret Man

Vester Pegg was born on May 23, 1887 in Appleton City, Missouri, USA as Sylvester House Pegg. He was an actor, known for The Secret Man (1917), Bare Fists (1919) and The Lucky Transfer (1915). He died on February 19, 1951 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

36. Fred Burnworth

Editor | The Silent Avenger

Fred Burnworth was born on May 23, 1895 in Ohio, USA. He was an editor and actor, known for The Silent Avenger (1927), Where North Holds Sway (1927) and Through Thick and Thin (1927). He died on April 12, 1951 in Bellflower, California, USA.

37. Dániel Skultéty

Actor | Magdolna

Dániel Skultéty was born on May 23, 1897. He was an actor, known for Magdolna (1942), A harapós férj (1938) and Nincsenek véletlenek (1939). He died on April 27, 1951 in Budapest, Hungary.

39. Fran Lipah

Actor | Kekec

Fran Lipah was born on May 23, 1892 in Dobrunje pri Ljubljani, Slovenia. He was an actor, known for Kekec (1951) and Yugoslav Publishing House (1940). He died on April 30, 1952 in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

40. Zygmunt Noskowski

Actor | Tyrannenherrschaft

Zygmunt Noskowski was born on May 23, 1880. He was an actor, known for Tyrannenherrschaft (1916). He died on September 15, 1952 in Poznan, Wielkopolskie, Poland.

41. Theodor Komisarjevsky

Director | Vdova

Designer of the interior decor at the Granada cinema in Tooting, South London. The most spectacular cinema in the UK.

42. Erzsi Hont

Actress | Erzsébet királyné

Erzsi Hont was born on May 23, 1901 in Szeged, Hungary as Czieger Erzsébet. She was an actress, known for Erzsébet királyné (1940). She died on April 25, 1954 in Budapest, Hungary.

43. John Hughes

Art Director | The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

Distinguished art director, long at Warner Brothers (1933-49), where he handled many A-grade action features and westerns, including The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936), They Died with Their Boots On (1941) and The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948). Occasionally billed as 'John J. Hughes'.

44. John Traynor

Actor | Pagliacci

John Traynor was born on May 23, 1875 in Whitehaven, Cumbria, England. He was an actor, known for A Clown Must Laugh (1936) and Men of Tomorrow (1932). He died on October 1, 1955 in Cheltenham, England.

45. Gretchen Lederer

Actress | The Silent Lady

Gretchen Lederer was born on May 23, 1891 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Gretchen Schwallenback. She was an actress, known for The Silent Lady (1917), Beauty in Chains (1918) and The Grasp of Greed (1916). She was married to Otto Lederer. She died on December 20, 1955 in Anaheim, ...

46. Howard Gaye

Actor | Restitution

Howard Gaye was born on May 23, 1878 in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England as Edward Francis Howard Gaye. He was an actor and director, known for Restitution (1918), Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916) and The Birth of a Nation (1915). He was married to Ida Montana Marguerite ...

47. Robert Hine

Actor | The New Waiter

Robert Hine was born on May 23, 1882 in Maryport, Cumbria, England as Robert Wilfrid Hine. He was an actor, known for The New Waiter (1930). He died on February 15, 1956 in Beckenham, Kent, England.

48. Willy Prager

Writer | Die Nacht ohne Pause

Willy Prager was born on May 23, 1877 in Kattowitz, Upper Silesia, Germany. He was an actor and writer, known for Die Nacht ohne Pause (1931), Um eine Nasenlänge (1931) and Um eine Nasenlänge (1949). He died on March 4, 1956 in West Berlin, West Germany.

49. Robert Noble

Actor | The Adventures of Robin Hood

Robert Noble was born on May 23, 1889 in Louisiana, USA. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938), The Witness Vanishes (1939) and Under Suspicion (1937). He died on July 13, 1956 in Louisiana.

50. Fred Everman

Shoulder Arms

Fred Everman was born on May 23, 1878 in Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Shoulder Arms (1918). He died on May 24, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, USA.


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