Birth Date between 1879-01-01 and 1879-12-31 (Sorted by Name Ascending)
2. A.E. Anson
Actor | Arrowsmith
A.E. Anson was born on September 14, 1879 in London, England as Albert E. Anson. He was an actor, known for Arrowsmith (1931) and The Road to Singapore (1931). He was married to Cora Busch, Mary Mallison and Deidre Doyle. He died on June 25, 1936 in Monrovia, California, USA.
A.H. Van Buren was born on April 9, 1879 in Gloucester, New Jersey, USA as Archimedes H. Van Buren. He is known for his work on The Lone Star Ranger (1930), The River (1928) and City Girl (1930). He was married to Dorothy Bernard. He died on August 1, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
7. Adam Poulsen
Actor | Eskimo
Adam Poulsen was born on November 19, 1879 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was an actor, known for Eskimo (1930), Was She Justified? (1914) and Privatsekretæren (1911). He was married to Nathalia Olivia Cathrine Krause, Ellen Rimestad and Jytte Knipschildt. He died on June 30, 1969 in Grinsted, ...
Director | Bharati Balak
Aga Hashr Kashmiri was born on April 3, 1879 in Benares, North-Western Provinces, British India. He was a writer and director, known for Bharati Balak (1931), Bhishma (1937) and Yahudi Ki Ladki (1933). He died on April 28, 1935 in Lahore, Punjab, British India.
17. Albert Einstein
Self | Champagne for Caesar
Albert Einstein was born in Ulm, Kingdom of Württemberg, to a German Jewish family. He was the son of Pauline (Koch) and Hermann Einstein, a featherbed salesman. Albert began reading and studying science at a young age, and he graduated from a Swiss high school when he was 17. He then attended a ...
19. Alda Borelli
Actress | L'enfant de l'amour
Alda Borelli was born on November 4, 1879 in Cava de' Tirreni, Campania, Italy. She was an actress, known for L'enfant de l'amour (1916), Il destino (1916) and Vertici ed abissi (1916). She was married to Alfredo De Sanctis. She died on May 25, 1964 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy.
22. Alexander Moissi
Actor | Die Königsloge
Alexander Moissi was born on April 2, 1879 in Trieste, Austria-Hungary as Aleksandër Moisiu. He was an actor and director, known for Die Königsloge (1929), Figaros Hochzeit (1920) and Der junge Goethe (1919). He was married to Johanna Terwin and Marie Urfus. He died on March 23, 1935 in Lugano...
23. Alfred Abel
Actor | Metropolis
This elegant actor of the golden age of German cinema appeared in several masterpieces, before the cameras of such inspired geniuses as Lang, Lubitsch and Murnau. Vocation had come rather late in his life, though. Abel was indeed already 33 when he made his first film. Beforehand, he had been a ...
26. Alfred Lind
Director | Il circo della morte
Alfred Lind was born on March 27, 1879 in Helsingør, Denmark as Sören Estrup Alfred Lind. He was a director and cinematographer, known for The Circus of Death (1916), The Flying Circus (1912) and Alkohol (1920). He died on April 29, 1959 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
29. Alfred Paget
Alfred Paget was born on June 2, 1879 in London, England. He was an actor and director, known for Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916), Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp (1917) and Martyrs of the Alamo (1915). He was married to Leila Halstead Paget. He died in 1925.
34. Alla Nazimova
Actress | Salomé
The grand, highly flamboyant Russian star Alla Nazimova of Hollywood silent films lived an equally grand, flamboyant life off-camera, though her legendary status has not held up as firmly as that of a Rudolph Valentino today.
Alla Nazimova was born Miriam Edez Adelaida Leventon in 1879, in Yalta, ...
Alma Mahler-Werfel (Vienna, 1879 -- New York, 1964) - born in a wealthy bourgeois Viennese family, the daughter of the popular painter Emil Jakob Schindler and his wife Anna von Bergen - was arguably one of the greatest femmes fatales of the turn-of-the-century Europe: an era that was not only rich...
38. Alwin Neuß
Actor | Detektiv Braun
Alwin Neuß was born on June 17, 1879 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Carl Alwin Heinrich Neuss. He was an actor and director, known for Detective Brown (1914), Der Weg der Tränen (1916) and Ein Schrei in der Nacht (1915). He died on October 30, 1935 in Berlin, Germany.
Actress | Straszny dwór
Amelia Rotter-Jarninska was born on February 16, 1879 in Warsaw, Poland, Russian Empire as Amelia Rotterówna. She was an actress, known for Straszny dwór (1936), Romans panny Opolskiej (1928) and Love Manoeuvres (1935). She was married to Stanislaw Jarninski. She died on September 14, 1942 ...
43. André Brulé
Actor | Vidocq
André Brulé was born on September 26, 1879 in Bordeaux, France as André Gresely. He was an actor, known for Vidocq (1939), Werther (1910) and Le château des quatre obèses (1939). He was married to Ghislaine Marie Françoise Dommanget. He died on February 14, 1953 in Paris, France.
44. André Brunot
Actor | L'affaire Blaireau
André Brunot was born on October 3, 1879 in Prémery, Nièvre, France as André Gilbert François Brunot. He was an actor, known for The Blaireau Case (1923), The Red and the Black (1954) and The Lame Devil (1948). He died on August 4, 1973 in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine, France.
45. André Deed
Actor | L'uomo meccanico
Starting his show-business career as a singer and acrobat in French music halls, Deed got in almost at the ground floor of the French film industry, making his debut in 1905. It didn't take him long to become one of France's first major comic film stars, and he soon became internationally famous. ...
46. André Lefaur
Actor | La fleur d'oranger
André Lefaur is undeniably part of the pantheon of French actors. One of those "eccentrics of the French Cinema" as Raymond Chirat and Olivier Barrot quite rightly dubbed them. One of these wonderful personalities of the stage and screen who alongside Michel Simon, Louis Jouvet, Saturnin Fabre, ...
48. Anna Capodaglio
Actress | Sissignora
Anna Capodaglio was born on September 19, 1879 in Messina, Sicily, Italy as Anna Adele Alberta Gramatica. She was an actress, known for Yes, Madam (1942), The Widow (1939) and Jeanne Doré (1938). She was married to Ruggero Capodaglio. She died on June 29, 1961 in Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, ...
49. Anna Chance
Actress | Second Choice
Anna Chance was born on October 25, 1879 in Oxford, Maryland, USA as Augusta Chance. She was an actress, known for Second Choice (1930), Chimmie Hicks and the Rum Omelet (1900) and Ladies' Choice (1929). She was married to Charley Grapewin. She died on September 11, 1943 in Hollywood, California, ...
Producer | Dynamite Dan
Greek-born film producer Anthony J. Xydias got his start in the movie industry in 1909, when he opened up a theater in Dallas, TX. It was successful and it wasn't long before he had a string of theaters. In 1922 he decided to get into film production and started Sunset Productions, which ...