Birth Date between 1879-01-01 and 1879-12-31 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Patrick Pearse was born on November 10, 1879 in 27 Great Brunswick Street, Dublin, Ireland, UK as Patrick Henry Pearse. He died on May 3, 1916 in Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin, Ireland, UK [now Republic of Ireland].
6. Sydney Ayres
Director | Beyond the City
Handsome, dark wavy-haired leading man who appeared on the New York stage, starred in early silent films (1-3 reelers) as well as directed and wrote scenarios. Worked for various studios including Edison, American, Powers, Rex, Big U (Universal), Laemmle, Nestor and Selig. Still working until the ...
Director | Wormwood
Marshall Farnum was born on December 19, 1879 in Natick, Massachusetts, USA as Marshall Perkins Farnum. He was a director and actor, known for Wormwood (1915), The House of Mirrors (1916) and Lady Audley's Secret (1915). He was married to Helena M. Scott and Louise A. Lewis. He died on February 19,...
Actress | Thais
Constance Crawley was born on March 30, 1879 in London, England. She was an actress and writer, known for Thais (1914), Charlotte Corday (1914) and Francesca da Rimini (1913). She was married to John Sayer Crawley. She died on March 17, 1919 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
13. Emiliano Zapata
Emiliano Zapata was born on August 8, 1879 in Anenecuilo, Mexico, the son of a local businessman. He was not himself a tenant farmer, but was raised amoung them in the predominantly agrarian Morelos district, where the primitive living conditions convinced him of the need for sweeping reforms. He ...
14. George Gebhardt
Actor | The Puppet Crown
George Gebhardt was born on September 21, 1879 in Basel, Switzerland. He was an actor and director, known for The Puppet Crown (1915), The Chosen Prince, or The Friendship of David and Jonathan (1917) and A Woman's Way (1908). He was married to Mrs. George Gebhardt. He died on May 2, 1919 in ...
15. B.F. Clinton
Writer | The Water Cure
B.F. Clinton was born on June 29, 1879 in San Francisco, California, USA as Benjamin Franklin Clinton. He was a writer and director, known for The Water Cure (1916), A Kract Affair (1916) and The Enemy's Baby (1913). He was married to Mrs. B.F. Clinton. He died on November 18, 1919 in New York, USA.
20. Maxwell Karger
Producer | The Hole in the Wall
Karger was married to Ann Conley of the "Ann & Effie Conley Sisters" Vaudeville Act. He was one of the original founders and the general manager of Metro Pictures in New York before they moved to Hollywood and merged with Samuel Goldwyn and Louis B. Mayer to form MGM Pictures. His son Fred Karger ...
23. Gus Pixley
Actor | An 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' Troupe
Gus Pixley was born in November 1879 in San Francisco, California, USA as Augustus Pixley. He was an actor, known for An 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' Troupe (1913), The Girl from Porcupine (1921) and The Hungarian Nabob (1915). He was married to Mary Malatesta. He died on June 2, 1923 in Saranac Lake, New ...
25. T. Tamamoto
Actor | The Man Who Disappeared
T. Tamamoto was born on August 27, 1879 in Japan as Tsunetaro Sugimoto. He was an actor, known for The Man Who Disappeared (1914), The Innocence of Ruth (1916) and The Mystery of Room 13 (1915). He was married to Emma L. Brown. He died on September 28, 1924 in New York City, New York, USA.
26. Sid Kearns
Actor | The Pedlar of Penmaenmawr
Sid Kearns was born in 1879 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England as Sidney James Venus. He was an actor, known for The Pedlar of Penmaenmawr (1912), Grimaldi (1914) and Bernardo's Confession (1914). He died on October 1, 1924 in Blackpool, Lancashire, England.
29. Harry McCabe
Actor | The Squaw Man
Harry McCabe was born in February 1879 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Harold Albin McCabe. He was an actor, known for The Squaw Man (1914), True Nobility (1916) and April (1916). He was married to Evelyn McKibben. He died on February 11, 1925 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
30. Shorty Hamilton
Actor | Denny from Ireland
Shorty Hamilton was born on September 9, 1879 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as John H. Hamilton. He was an actor, known for Denny from Ireland (1918), It Happened Out West (1923) and The Snail (1918). He was married to Ethel Spurgint (actress). He died on March 7, 1925 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
32. James Haggar
Actor | The Life of Charles Peace
James Haggar was born on May 3, 1879 in Dartford, Kent, England. He was an actor, known for The Life of Charles Peace (1905), Weary Willie and Tired Tim Turned Barbers (1903) and The Sheep Stealer (1908). He was married to Kate Haggar. He died on December 1, 1925 in Sydney, New South Wales, ...
37. Clem Easton
Director | The Trail of the Upper Yukon
Clem Easton was born on December 26, 1879 in Summit, New Jersey, USA as Henry Clement Easton. He was a director and writer, known for The Trail of the Upper Yukon (1915), The Adventure of the Yellow Curl Papers (1915) and The Ladder of Fortune (1915). He was married to Dorothy Jewell. He died on ...
38. Elfie Fay
Actress | Trouble Chaser
Elfie Fay was born on January 11, 1879 in New York City, New York, USA as Elfie Virginia Fay. She was an actress, known for Trouble Chaser (1926), A Perfect Day (1927) and A Movie Mad Maid (1924). She was married to Samuel A. Brenner and Eugene Elwood. She died on September 16, 1927 in Hollywood, ...
39. Emma Carus
Self | Actors' Fund Field Day
Emma Carus a beautiful and highly well-known contralto singing star who was in the cast of the original Ziegfeld Follies, frequently sang in vaudeville and Broadway theatre's in many musical dramas, appearing in 'Rally Round the Flag' at the Union Square Theatre in 1897. She appeared in only one ...
41. Gladys Ffolliott
Actress | Old Bill Through the Ages
British stage actress who appeared in a few silent films. She had a stage career in England and the United States which last half a century. Among her performances on the London stage were "Becky Sharp," "Very Little Hamlet," "Outward Bound," and "The Second Mrs. Tanqueray," in which she supported ...
Director | The Lure of Heart's Desire
Francis J. Grandon was born in 1879 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was a director and actor, known for The Lure of Heart's Desire (1916), When May Weds December (1913) and Miss Nobody (1920). He died on July 11, 1929 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
46. Leslie Faber
Actor | The Ringer
Leslie Faber born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1879. Highly successful stage actor, perhaps his most notable performances was 'The Hypocrites' in 1906, 'Lady Patricia' at the Empire Theatre in 1912 'Diplomacy' in 1914 and The Patriot' in 1928, also well-known on Broadway stage. Handsome smart ...
49. Emilio Ghione
Actor | I topi grigi
Emilio Ghione was born on July 30, 1879 in Turin, Piedmont, Italy as Emilio Luigi Carlo giuseppe Maria Ghione. He was an actor and director, known for I topi grigi (1918), Za-la-Mort (1915) and Il triangolo giallo (1917). He died on January 7, 1930 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
50. Louis Leon Hall
Actor | The Man Inside
Louis Leon Hall was born on May 26, 1879 in Oneida, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Man Inside (1916), Man and Morality (1916) and The Man of Shame (1915). He was married to Ethel Robertson. He died on April 17, 1930 in Houghton, Maine, USA.