Birth Month Day of 08-02 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Actor | The Dawn of a Tomorrow
Forrest Robinson was born on August 2, 1858 in Rochester, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Dawn of a Tomorrow (1915), The Meanest Man in the World (1923) and Souls for Sale (1923). He was married to Mabel Bert. He died on January 6, 1924 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
6. Amy Summers
Actress | The County Chairman
Amy Summers was born on August 2, 1880 in Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania, USA as Amy Sumers Losch. She was an actress, known for The County Chairman (1914), The Lost Paradise (1914) and The Deep Purple (1920). She was married to Byron Ongley. She died on December 2, 1926 in New York City, New York,...
Director | The Secret Four
Albert Russell was born on August 2, 1890 in New York City, New York, USA as Albert Lerche. He was a director and actor, known for The Secret Four (1921), The Lion Man (1919) and The White Horseman (1921). He was married to Vola Vale. He died on March 4, 1929 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Writer | The Likeness of the Night
Brtitish novelist, poet and playwright Mrs. W.K. Clifford was born Lucy Lane in Barbados, British West Indies, in 1846. In 1875 she married writer William Kingdon Clifford, and they settled in England. Although he was only in his early 30s, Kingdon's health began to fail and the couple moved to the...
Assistant Director | The Isle of Retribution
Frank L. Gereghty was born on August 2, 1888 in New York City, New York, USA as Francis L. Geraghty. He was an assistant director and actor, known for The Isle of Retribution (1926), Sisters (1930) and Volunteer Organist (1913). He was married to Helen M. He died on January 1, 1934 in North ...
Queen Emma of the Netherlands was born on August 2, 1858 in Bad Arolsen, Hesse, Germany as Adelheid Emma Wilhelmina Theresia von Waldeck-Pyrmont. She was married to King Willem III. She died on March 20, 1934 in The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands.
13. J.B. Bass
Actor | Injustice
A native of Jefferson City, Missouri, Joseph B. Bass taught school for seven years before embarking on a career as an journeyman printer and newspaperman, working in Topeka, Kan. from 1896 to 1905; Helena, Montana, 1905 to 1911; then to San Francisco for a year, and from there to Los Angeles, where...
16. James Parrott
Director | Sous les verrous
Hal Roach hired him in the early 20's as a comedian called Paul Parrott but his talent was as a film director. He was also a good writer turning out many scripts for Laurel and Hardy and directed 22 of their films, more than any other of their directors. His first film with them was the silent ...
Actor | A Tale of Two Cities
A man so disagreeable on celluloid, Claude Gillingwater's characters seemed to subsist on a steady diet of persimmons. Fondly recalled as the cranky old skinflint whose seemingly cold heart could only be warmed by the actions of a cute little tyke, the tall and rangy Gillingwater invariably played ...
20. Jessie Bateman
Actress | Account Rendered
Jessie Bateman was born on August 2, 1877 in England as Jessie Eliza Bateman. She was an actress, known for Account Rendered (1932). She was married to Kenneth Duncombe Bond, Wilfred George Chancellor and George Augustus Ashfordby-Trenchard (actor). She died on November 14, 1940 in Windsor, ...
22. Helen Morgan
Actress | Show Boat
Before the tragic legacies of songbird icons Édith Piaf, Billie Holiday and Judy Garland took hold, there was the one...the original...lady who sang the blues and started the whole "bawl" rolling. Like her successors, Helen Morgan lived the sad songs she sang...and more.
She started her life ...
23. Sueo Ôe
Sueo Oe was born on August 2, 1914 in Maizuru, Kyoto, Japan. Oe won the bronze medal in the men's pole vault at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, Germany. In the wake of his Olympic triumph Sueo went on to set a national record in the men's pole vault at four meters and thirty-five centimeters in 1937 ...
25. Rob Wagner
Writer | Smudge
Rob Wagner moved to Santa Barbara from Detroit in 1906. He settled in Los Angeles about 1909. His first scenario for a film, "The Artist's Sons," was produced by Selig Studios in 1911. Between 1915 and 1918 he wrote a series of articles on the film industry for the Saturday Evening Post. Wagner was...
26. John H. Ayers
Writer | Bureau of Missing Persons
In 1897, Rome, NY native John H. Ayers was a public school teacher when he answered then New York City Commissioners of Police, Theodore Roosevelt's call for recruits with more brains than brawn. He began as a beat patrolman on New York's Lower Eastside and in 1902 was promoted to Roundsman (...
27. Arnold Korff
Actor | Tagebuch einer Verlorenen
Arnold Korff was born on August 2, 1870 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary as Arnold Peter Kirsch-Korff. He was an actor, known for Diary of a Lost Girl (1929), Black Moon (1934) and The Royal Family of Broadway (1930). He was married to Annie Bauer (actress). He died on June 2, 1944 in New York City, New ...
29. Bellari Raghava
Actor | Raitu Bidda
Bellari Raghava was born on August 2, 1880 in Bellary, British India as Todpatri Raghavacharlu. He was an actor, known for Raitu Bidda (1939), Draupadi Manasamrakshanam (1936) and Chandika (1940). He died on April 17, 1946 in Madras, [now Tamil Nadu], British India.
30. Sidney Morgan
Director | The Minstrel Boy
Sidney Morgan was born on August 2, 1874 in Bermondsey, London, England as Sidney Arthur Morgan. He was a director and writer, known for The Melody Maker (1937), A Window in Piccadilly (1928) and Temptation's Hour (1916). He was married to Evelyn Morgan. He died on June 11, 1946 in Boscombe, ...
33. Chuck Callahan
Writer | Traffic Tangle
Chuck Callahan was born on August 2, 1889 in Olean, New York, USA as Charles Andrew Callahan. He was an actor and writer, known for Traffic Tangle (1930), Parading Pajamas (1931) and Night Class (1931). He died on September 5, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
41. Ferike Boros
Actress | The Light That Failed
Ferike Boros was born on August 2, 1880 in Nagyvárad, Austria-Hungary as Ferike Weinstock. She was an actress, known for The Light That Failed (1939), Once Upon a Honeymoon (1942) and Bachelor Mother (1939). She died on January 16, 1951 in Hollywood, California, USA.
45. Aleksey Vatulya
Actor | Nepokoryonnye
Aleksey Vatulya was born on August 2, 1891 in Novonikolayevka, Poltava Governorate, Russian Empire as Aleksey Mikhaylovich Vatulya. He was an actor, known for The Taras Family (1945), Kira Kiralina (1928) and Conquest of Peter the Great (1938). He died on May 20, 1955 in Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, USSR.
47. Bob Burns
Actor | Radio City Revels
After growing up in a small Arkansas town, Bob Burns qualified as a civil engineer, but also worked as a salesman, farmed peanuts, and in World War I was a Marine sergeant and champion rifleman. His great interest from boyhood was music, and from 1911 his main career was in entertainment. He played...
50. Jack Low
Jack Low was born on August 2, 1897 in Pueblo, Colorado, USA as John Henry Low. He was an actor, known for Adventures of the Texas Kid: Border Ambush (1954) and Outlaws of the Panhandle (1941). He died on February 21, 1958 in Hollywood, California, USA.