Birth Month Day of 06-15 (Sorted by Birth Date Ascending)
2. Edvard Grieg
Soundtrack | Soylent Green
Edvard Hagerup Grieg (Greig) was born on on June 15, 1843, in Bergen, Norway. His father, named Alexander Greig (originally McGregor), was English consul of Scottish origin. His mother, named Gesine Hagerup, was an educated pianist. Grieg grew up among three sisters and an elder brother. He began ...
Writer | A Poor Relation
Sol Smith Russell was the son of a Missouri preacher and the nephew of renowned actor, Sol Smith (1801-1869). Shortly before the outbreak of the American Civil War his family moved to Cairo, Illinois, where at the age of 14 Russell found work at a local theater as a bit actor, singer and drummer. ...
Actor | The Third Degree
George Backus was born on June 15, 1857 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. He was an actor, known for The Third Degree (1919), The Gamblers (1919) and National Red Cross Pageant (1917). He was married to Louise Salather. He died on May 22, 1939 in Merrick, Long Island, New York, USA.
Actress | Here's to Romance
Mme. Ernestine Schumann-Heink was born on June 15, 1861 in Lieben/Liben, Bohemia, Austrian Empire as Ernestine Roessler. She was an actress, known for Here's to Romance (1935), Mme. Ernestine Schumann-Heink (1927) and Mabel and Fatty Viewing the World's Fair at San Francisco (1915). She was married...
12. W.W.E. Gladden
Actor | Injustice
W.W.E. Gladden was a minister in the Baptist Church, as well as having served as Chaplain, with the rank of Captain, U.S. Army for the 24th United States Infantry Regiment from 1906 until retired in 1917. Born in South Carolina, he moved to Kansas as a young boy and worked in a flour mill before ...
16. William Norris
Actor | When Knighthood Was in Flower
William Norris was born on June 15, 1870 in New York City, New York, USA as William Norris Block. He was an actor, known for When Knighthood Was in Flower (1922), The Go-Getter (1923) and The Love Piker (1923). He was married to Mabel Mordaunt. He died on March 20, 1929 in West Bronxville, New York.
17. Fred Kitchen
Actor | My Brother Jonathan
Fred Kitchen, the great and golden hearted artist was the creator of the sentence "Meredith, we have arrived!" - the last sentence in his famous comedy sketch "Moses and Son", which he went on tour with for many years.
He was one of Fred Karno's - The King of Vaudeville - leading comedians. And he ...
19. Jean Hathaway
Actress | The Master Key
Jean Hathaway was born on June 15, 1876 in Hungary as Lillie de Fiennes. She was an actress and writer, known for The Master Key (1914), The Adventures of Peg o' the Ring (1916) and Lucille Love: The Girl of Mystery (1914). She was married to Rhody Hathaway. She died on August 23, 1938 in Los ...
22. Eduard Verkade
Actor | De duivel in Amsterdam
Eduard Verkade was born on June 15, 1878 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Eduard Rutger Verkade. He was an actor, known for De duivel in Amsterdam (1919), Pygmalion (1937) and The Black Tulip (1921). He was married to E.F. Verkade-Cartier van Dissel. He died on February 11, 1961 in ...
23. Josef Novák
Actor | Horské volání S.O.S.
Josef Novák was born on June 15, 1879 in Prague, Cechy, Austria-Hungary. He was an actor, known for Horské volání S.O.S. (1929), Workers, Let's Go (1934) and Jindra, the Countess Ostrovín (1934). He died on November 24, 1942 in Mladá Vozice, Protektorát Cechy a Morava.
24. Mahlon Hamilton
Actor | Little Old New York
Mahlon Hamilton was born on June 15, 1880 in Virginia, USA as Mahlon Preston Hamilton. He was an actor, known for Little Old New York (1923), Half a Chance (1920) and Three Weeks (1914). He was married to Alita Bratton Farnum and Sara L. Leary. He died on June 20, 1960 in Woodland Hills, Los ...
Actress | On Record
Gertrude Maitland was born on June 15, 1880 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Gertrude Horrigan. She was an actress, known for On Record (1917). She was married to Jefferson Hall (actor, 1875-1945). She died on December 28, 1938 in New York City, New York, USA.
26. Blair Niles
Writer | Condemned!
Mary Blair Rice (Blair Niles) was born on 15 June, 1880 at The Oaks, her parent's tobacco plantation that lay along the muddy banks of the Staunton River in Coles Ferry, Virginia. She was the daughter of Henry Crenshaw and Marie Gordon Peyor Rice. Both her parents came from families with long ties ...
27. John Gottowt
John Gottowt was born on June 15, 1881 in Lemberg, Galicia, Austria-Hungary as Isidor Gesang. He was an actor and director, known for Nosferatu (1922), Das schwarze Los (1913) and The Student of Prague (1913). He died on August 27, 1942 in Wieliczka, Malopolskie, Poland.
30. Ion Antonescu
Ion Antonescu was born in Pitesti, Romania, on June 15, 1882, to a middle-class family. He was sent to French military academies for his education, and upon returning home enlisted in the Romanian army, being commissioned as a lieutenant in 1907. He made a name for himself in that year when his ...
31. Guy Coombs
Guy Coombs was born on June 15, 1882 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Wolfe; Or, The Conquest of Quebec (1914), Bab's Diary (1917) and A Celebrated Case (1914). He was married to Anna Q. Nilsson. He died on December 29, 1947 in Los Angeles, ...
32. Abe Lefton
Actor | Melody Trail
Abe Lefton was born on June 15, 1882 in Warsaw, Poland, Russian Empire as Abraham Lefkowitz. He was an actor, known for Melody Trail (1935), The Old Corral (1936) and Columbia World of Sports: Rodeo Daredevils (1956). He was married to Naomi Grice. He died on February 24, 1958 in Los Angeles, ...
34. Miriam Horwitz
Actress | Richard Wagner
Miriam Horwitz was born on June 15, 1882 in Berlin, Germany. She was an actress, known for The Life of Richard Wagner (1913), Leidvolle Liebe (1917) and Die schwarze Natter (1913). She was married to Erich Ziegel. She died on September 26, 1967 in Lütjensee, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.
36. Charles Laite
Actor | An Affair of Three Nations
Charles Laite was born on June 15, 1883 in Warwick, Warwickshire, England. He was an actor, known for An Affair of Three Nations (1915), The House of Fear (1915) and The Menace of the Mute (1915). He died on February 17, 1937 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
37. Frank Lawrence
Editor | The Great Air Robbery
A former nickelodeon projectionist, Frank Lawrence was hired by Vitagraph as its first film cutter in 1903. He was eventually placed in charge of the company's editing department, and in 1917 joined Universal Pictures as head of that studio's editing department. He is best known for editing Hell's ...
39. Harry Langdon
Actor | The Chaser
Langdon first performed when he ran away from home at the age of 12-13 to join a travelling medicine show. In 1903 he scored a lasting success in vaudeville with an act called "Johnny's New Car" which he performed for twenty years. In 1923, he signed with Principal Pictures as a series star, but ...
40. Roland Dorgelès
Writer | Louise
Roland Dorgelès was born on June 15, 1885 in Amiens, France as Roland Léclavelé. He was a writer, known for Louise (1939), L'apocalisse (1947) and Wooden Crosses (1932). He was married to Madeleine Moisson and Hania Routchine. He died on March 18, 1973 in Paris, France.
44. Lu Synd
Actress | Sündenlust
Lu Synd was born on June 15, 1886 in Konstanz, Baden-Württemberg, Germany as Pauline Müller. She was an actress and producer, known for Sündenlust (1919), A Night of Horror (1917) and Des Nächsten Weib (1916). She was married to Aruth Wartan. She died on May 5, 1978 in Berlin, Germany.
45. Yrjö Kallinen
Director | Helsinki punaiseksi
Yrjö Kallinen was born on June 15, 1886 in Oulu, Finland. He was a director and writer, known for Helsinki punaiseksi (1934), Whosoe'er a Branch Has Taken ... (1951) and Are we living in a Dream? (1971). He died on January 1, 1976 in Helsinki, Finland.