Birth Date between 1854-01-01 and 1854-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Oscar Wilde
Writer | The Picture of Dorian Gray
A gifted poet, playwright and wit, Oscar Wilde was a phenomenon in 19th-century England. He was illustrious for preaching the importance of style in life and art, and of attacking Victorian narrow-mindedness.
Wilde was born in Dublin, Ireland, in 1854. He studied at Trinity College in Dublin before ...
2. John Philip Sousa
Soundtrack | Captain America: The First Avenger
John Philip Sousa was born on November 6, 1854 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He was a writer and composer, known for Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), Octopussy (1983) and Spider-Man 2 (2004). He was previously married to Jane van Middlesworth Bellis. He died on March 6, 1932 ...
3. Robert B. Mantell
Actor | Blindness of Devotion
Scots stage actor who late in life appeared in a number of silent films. Educated in Belfast, Ireland, Mantell traveled to America at 24 and played in "Romeo and Juliet" and "East Lynne" with Helena Modjeska. He worked constantly in America and Great Britain and established himself as a great ...
4. James T. Kelley
Actor | Among Those Present
James T. Kelley was born on July 10, 1854 in Castlebar, Ireland, UK [now Republic of Ireland]. He was an actor, known for Among Those Present (1921), The Rink (1916) and The Fireman (1916). He died on November 12, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA.
5. Prince Louis of Battenberg
Self | Mutual Weekly, No. 83
Prince Louis of Battenberg was born on May 24, 1854 in Graz, Styria, Austria. He was previously married to Victoria Mountbatten. He died on September 11, 1921 in Naval & Military Club, London, England.
6. George A. Williams
Actor | Super Speed
George A. Williams was born on August 11, 1854 in Kinnikinnic, Wisconsin, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for Super Speed (1925), Thundering Romance (1924) and Lucky Dan (1922). He died on February 21, 1936 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
7. Leos Janácek
Music Department | The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Leos Janácek was born on July 3, 1854 in Hukvaldy/Hochwald, Moravia, Austrian Empire [now Czech Republic]. He was a writer, known for The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988), Cunning Little Vixen and NET Opera Theater (1967). He was previously married to Zdenka Schulzova. He died on August 12, ...
8. Engelbert Humperdinck
Soundtrack | Hannibal Rising
Engelbert Humperdinck was born on September 1, 1854 in Siegburg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He was a composer and writer, known for Hannibal Rising (2007), Lore (2012) and Hänsel und Gretel (2015). He was previously married to Hedwig Taxer. He died on September 27, 1921 in Neustrelitz, ...
9. Birt Acres
Cinematographer | Shoeblack at Work in a London Street
One of the pioneers of the cinema, Birt Acres was responsible for the first British film (a record of the traditional Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race on 30 March 1895) using a camera he developed with Robert W. Paul. The collaboration started when Paul approached Acres (an established professional ...
10. Arthur Rimbaud
Writer | Ein großer graublauer Vogel
Arthur Rimbaud was born on October 20, 1854 in Charleville-Mézières, Ardennes, France. He was a writer, known for A Big Grey-Blue Bird (1970), Ardiente paciencia (1983) and Criminal Lovers (1999). He died on November 10, 1891 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France.
11. Alfredo Catalani
Soundtrack | Crimson Tide
Alfredo Catalani was born on June 19, 1854 in Lucca, Grand Duchy of Tuscany [now Tuscany, Italy]. He is known for Crimson Tide (1995), A Single Man (2009) and Philadelphia (1993). He died on August 7, 1893 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy.
12. Louis H. Chrispijn
Director | De vloek van het testament
Louis H. Chrispijn was born on May 13, 1854 in Netherlands. He was a director and actor, known for The Fatal Woman (1915), Krates (1913) and Luchtkastelen (1914). He died on November 1, 1926 in Netherlands.
13. George Morgan
Director | The Lurking Peril
George Morgan was born on October 10, 1854 in Concord, Delaware, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for The Lurking Peril (1919), The Pirate of Panama (1929) and The Hurricane Express (1932). He died on January 8, 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
14. Francis Marion Crawford
Writer | Son of India
Francis Marion Crawford was born on August 2, 1854 in Bagni di Lucca, Grand Duchy of Tuscany [now Tuscany, Italy]. Francis Marion was a writer, known for Son of India (1931), The White Sister (1923) and In the Palace of the King (1923). Francis Marion was previously married to Elizabeth ...
15. James Allen Bland
Soundtrack | Around the World in 80 Days
James Bland was an African-American musician and composer who wrote many songs about the American South for use in minstrel shows. His most famous was Carry Me Back to Old Virginny (1878), which became the official State Song of Virginia, being retired in 1997 due to racial controversies. Bland was...
16. Ella La Cour
Actress | Hamlet
Ella La Cour was born on January 31, 1854 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Hamlet (1911), Thru Trials to Victory (1911) and The Right of Youth (1911). She was previously married to de la Cour, Charles Dornonville. She died on June 28, 1935.
17. William Tilghman
Director | Passing of the Oklahoma Outlaws
William Matthew Tilghman served as a lawman for 35 years. In his career he rode with the Earps, was a lawman in Dodge City, Kansas, and battled the Dalton gang and the Wild Bunch. In the early 1900s he became fed up with the way Hollywood glamorized the outlaws of the west and, along with his ...
18. Sandor Ksaver-Djalski
Writer | San Dr Misica
Sandor Ksaver-Djalski was born on October 26, 1854 in Gredice, Croatia, Austrian Empire [now Croatia]. He was a writer, known for San Dr Misica (1973), Oblaci, crni oblaci (1963) and Nocturno (1974). He died on February 9, 1935 in Gredice, Croatia, Yugoslavia [now Croatia].
19. Charles Eldridge
Actor | As You Like It
Brilliant stage and screen actor Charles Eldridge was born in New York in 1854. Starred on the drama and comedy theatre from the 1870's. Occasionally known as Mr. Eldridge became a white haired gentleman who starred and supported in more than 160 melodrama, comedy and crime movies, with the ...
20. Moritz Moszkowski
Soundtrack | Remember
Moritz Moszkowski was born on August 23, 1854 in Breslau, Prussia, German Confederation. Moritz is known for Remember (2015), Wolo czawienko (1916) and Great Performances (1971). Moritz was previously married to Henriette Chaminade. Moritz died on March 4, 1925 in Paris, French Third Republic.
21. Auguste Prasch-Grevenberg
Actress | Die Buddenbrooks
Auguste Prasch-Grevenberg was born on August 22, 1854 in Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany. She was an actress, known for Die Buddenbrooks (1923), Die Heilige und ihr Narr (1928) and Die Rache einer Frau (1921). She died on December 14, 1945 in Weimar, Thuringia, Germany.
22. May Benson
Actress | Mother
May Benson was born in December 1854 in New York, USA. She was an actress, known for Mother (1913), The Love Victorious (1914) and On Desert Sands (1915). She died on September 29, 1916.
23. August Kiehl
Actor | De Kribbebijter
August Kiehl was born on October 26, 1854 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands. He was an actor, known for The Cross-Patch (1935), Op hoop van zegen (1934) and Kermisgasten (1936). He died on November 23, 1938 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands.
24. Clarence Handyside
Actor | The Jungle
Clarence Handyside was born in 1854 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He was an actor, known for The Jungle (1914), The Turn of the Wheel (1918) and Mice and Men (1916). He was previously married to Blanche Sharp and Kate D. Baker. He died on December 20, 1931 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
25. W. Bleckyrden
Cinematographer | Buck Dance, Ute Indians
W. Bleckyrden was born in 1854 in England. He was a cinematographer, known for Buck Dance, Ute Indians (1898), Branding Cattle (1898) and Wall Scaling (1897). He died on January 23, 1899 in Orange, New Jersey, USA.
26. Edward P. Sullivan
Actor | Evangeline
Edward P. Sullivan was born in 1854 in England. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Evangeline (1914), A Man's Duty (1912) and Big Game (1921). He died on October 10, 1928 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA.
27. Hason Raja
Music Department | Arshinagar
Hason Raja was born on December 21, 1854 in Sylhet, Bengal Presidency, British India. Hason was a writer, known for Arshinagar (1983), Aguner Poroshmoni (1994) and Hason Raja (2017). Hason died on December 6, 1922 in Sylhet, Bengal Presidency, British India.
28. Ante Kovacic
Writer | U registraturi
Ante Kovacic was born on June 6, 1854 in Seou Oplaznik iznad Sutle, Croatia, Austrian Empire [now Croatia]. He was a writer, known for U registraturi (1974), Fiskal (1970) and Ladanjska sekta (1967). He died in 1889 in Stenjevec kraj Zagreba, Croatia-Slavonia, Austria-Hungary [now Croatia].
29. Bernhard Buchbinder
Writer | Die Försterchristl
Bernhard Buchbinder was born on July 6, 1854 in Budapest, Hungary. He was a writer, known for Die Försterchristl (1952), On a jeho sestra (1931) and Versuchen Sie meine Schwester (1931). He died in June 1922 in Vienna, Austria.
30. Albert Edelfelt
Writer | Albert Edelfelt Luxembourgin puistossa
Albert Edelfelt was born on July 21, 1854 in Porvoo, Finland. He was a writer, known for Albert Edelfelt in the Luxembourg Gardens (1988), Nuori Suomi (1992) and Virginie (2009). He was previously married to Anna Elisa de la Chapelle. He died on August 18, 1905 in Porvoon mlk., Finland.
31. Maggie Fisher
Actress | The Bachelor's Romance
Maggie Fisher was born on June 10, 1854 in Manchester, England, UK. She was an actress, known for The Bachelor's Romance (1915), Out of a Clear Sky (1918) and The Valentine Girl (1917). She died on November 3, 1938 in Glendale, California, USA.
32. Lottie Blair Parker
Writer | Way Down East
Lottie Blair Parker was born in 1854 in Oswego, New York, USA. She was a writer and actress, known for Way Down East (1920), Way Down East (1935) and Under Southern Skies (1915). She was previously married to Harry Doel Parker (director/manager). She died on January 5, 1937 in Great Neck, Long ...
33. Alphonse Allais
Writer | L'affaire Blaireau
Alphonse Allais was born on October 20, 1854 in Honfleur, Calvados, France. He was a writer, known for The Blaireau Case (1932), The Blaireau Case (1923) and Neither Seen Nor Recognized (1958). He died on October 28, 1905 in Paris, France.
34. George Eastman
Producer | Cannibals of the South Seas
George Eastman was born on July 12, 1854 in Waterville, New York, USA. He was a producer, known for Cannibals of the South Seas (1912) and Across the World with Mr. and Mrs. Martin Johnson (1930). He died on March 14, 1932 in Rochester, New York, USA.
35. Clara Louise Burnham
Writer | Opened Shutters
Clara Louise Burnham was born on May 25, 1854 in Newton, Massachusetts, USA. She was a writer, known for Opened Shutters (1921), Jewel (1915) and The Opened Shutters (1914). She was previously married to Walter Burnham. She died on June 20, 1927 in Bailey Island, Maine, USA.
36. Tolbert McCoy
Tolbert McCoy was born on June 16, 1854 in Kentucky, USA. He was previously married to Mary Butcher. He died on August 9, 1882 in Mouth of Blackberry Creek, Banks of the Tug Fork River, Kentucky, USA.
37. John Urie
Cinematographer | The Queen of Hearts
John Urie was born on October 5, 1854 in Gorbals, Glasgow, Scotland, UK. He was a cinematographer, known for The Queen of Hearts (1918), The Law of Compensation (1917) and The Libertine (1916). He died on May 16, 1938 in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, USA.
38. C. Oliver Iselin
Self | Mr. and Mrs. C. Oliver Iselin
C. Oliver Iselin was born on June 8, 1854 in New York City, New York, USA. He was previously married to Hope Iselin and Frances Garner. He died on January 1, 1932 in Brookville, New York, USA.
39. Herbert Gladstone
Self | From Durban to Zululand
Herbert Gladstone was born on January 7, 1854 in London, England, UK. He died on March 6, 1930 in Dane End, near Ware, Hertfordshire, England, UK.
40. R.L. Brown
Actor | Regeneration
R.L. Brown was born in 1854 in Abbeville, South Carolina, USA. He was an actor, known for Regeneration (1923) and The Flying Ace (1926). He died on August 24, 1948 in Jacksonville, Florida, USA.
41. Francis Wilson
Francis Wilson was born on February 2, 1854 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He died on October 7, 1935 in New York City, New York, USA.
42. Jenny Öhrström Ebbesen
Actress | Herr Arnes pengar
Jenny Öhrström Ebbesen was born in 1854. She was an actress, known for Sir Arne's Treasure (1919). She died in 1934.
43. Ferruccio Benini
Actor | Per la Patria!
Ferruccio Benini was born on May 31, 1854 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy. He was an actor, known for Per la Patria! (1915). He died on February 28, 1916 in Rome, Italy.
44. Max Bernstein
Writer | Die Mali
Max Bernstein was born on May 5, 1854 in Fürth, Bavaria, Germany. Max was a writer, known for Die Mali (1920). Max was previously married to Elsa Porges. Max died on March 9, 1925 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.
45. John L. Shine
Actor | Mrs. Dane's Defense
John L. Shine was born on May 28, 1854 in Manchester, England, UK. He was an actor, known for Mrs. Dane's Defense (1918), Little Lady Eileen (1916) and The Lie (1918). He was previously married to Annie Louise Maccabe. He died on October 16, 1930 in New York City, New York, USA.
46. Peter Fristrup
Writer | Svend, Knud og Valdemar
Peter Fristrup was born on November 16, 1854 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Peter was a writer, known for Svend, Knud og Valdemar (1956). Peter died on November 12, 1913.
47. Wladyslaw Wojdalowicz
Actor | Dzieje grzechu
Wladyslaw Wojdalowicz was born in 1854. He was an actor, known for Dzieje grzechu (1911). He died in 1915.
48. John McNally
Writer | Two Hearts in Waltz Time
John McNally was born in May 1854 in Charlestown, Massachusetts, USA. He was a writer, known for Two Hearts in Waltz Time (1934), The Wickham Mystery (1931) and Jealousy (1931). He was previously married to Catherine Walsh. He died on March 25, 1931 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA.
49. Bessie Major
Actor | Kismet
Bessie Major was born in 1854 in Strand, London, England, UK. He was an actor, known for Kismet (1914). He died on December 14, 1934 in Westminster, London, England, UK.
50. Julia Bartet
Actress | Louis XI
Julia Bartet was born on October 28, 1854 in Paris, France. She was an actress, known for Louis XI (1909) and Rival de son père (1909). She died on October 28, 1941 in Paris, France.