Birth Date between 1862-01-01 and 1862-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. O. Henry
Writer | You're Fired
O. Henry was an American writer whose short stories are known for wit, wordplay and clever twist endings. He wrote nearly 600 stories about life in America.
He was born William Sidney Porter on September 11, 1862, in Greensboro, North Carolina. His father, Algernon Sidney Porter, was a medical ...
2. Adeline De Walt Reynolds
Actress | The Human Comedy
She survived the death of her husband in 1905, the San Francisco earthquake in 1906 and raising four children with no money. In 1926, when she was 64 she became one of the most mature freshman ever to enter the University of California. She graduated 6 years later with her B.A. degree. In 1940 she ...
3. Claude Debussy
Soundtrack | Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Claude Debussy was born in St. Germain-en-Laye, near Paris, France. His father was a salesman and kept a china shop. His mother was a seamstress. Some traumatizing events in his childhood caused him a depression and he never spoke about his early years. Later he could not compose without having his...
4. Edith Wharton
Writer | The Age of Innocence
Edith Wharton (née Jones) was an American novelist and short story writer from New York City. She had insider knowledge of New York's upper class, which she realistically portrayed in her works. In 1921, Wharton became the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. She won the award for her...
5. M.R. James
Writer | The Runes
Born in 1862, Montague Rhodes James developed a reading habit at an early age, preferring to stay in the library than with friends. He took this with him when he went to study at Eton and then at the King's College, Cambridge, where he became assistant in classical archaeology at the Fitzwilliam ...
6. Auguste Lumière
Producer | Londres, alerte de pompiers: film Lumière n° 246
Although it is his brother Louis Lumière who is generally acclaimed as the "father of the cinema", Auguste Lumiere also made a major contribution towards the development of the medium, first by helping with the invention and construction of the cinematographe (the world's first camera and ...
7. Arthur Schnitzler
Writer | Eyes Wide Shut
Arthur Schnitzler was born on May 15, 1862 in Vienna, Austrian Empire [now Austria]. He was a writer, known for Eyes Wide Shut (1999), Il cavaliere, la morte e il diavolo (1983) and Lili. He was previously married to Olga Gussmann. He died on October 21, 1931 in Vienna, Austria.
8. William Holden
Actor | Weary River
William Holden was born on May 22, 1862 in Rochester, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Weary River (1929), Dance, Fools, Dance (1931) and Holiday (1930). He was previously married to Louise Osborne. He died on March 3, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
9. Justus D. Barnes
Actor | The Declaration of Independence
Justus D. Barnes was born on October 2, 1862 in Little Falls, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Declaration of Independence (1911), The Star of Bethlehem (1912) and A Beauty Parlor Graduate (1913). He died on February 6, 1946 in Weedsport, New York, USA.
10. Mrs. Leslie Carter
Actress | DuBarry
Mrs. Leslie Carter was born on June 10, 1862 in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. She was an actress and writer, known for DuBarry (1915), The Heart of Maryland (1915) and The Lifeguardsman (1916). She was previously married to Louis Payne and Leslie Carter. She died on November 13, 1937 in Santa Monica, ...
11. Rudolph Schildkraut
Actor | The King of Kings
Rudolph Schildkraut was born on April 27, 1862 in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire [now Istanbul, Turkey]. He was an actor, known for The King of Kings (1927), Pals in Paradise (1926) and Schlemihl (1915). He was previously married to Ernestine Weinstein. He died on July 15, 1930 in Los Angeles, ...
12. May Irwin
Actress | The Kiss
Born in Whitby, Ontario, May Irwin started her performing career at a young age, when she began a singing act with her younger sister Flora in 1874. The act was popular, and Irwin began working as an actress when she was 21 years old. She found success and was appearing in a Broadway show called "...
13. Frank Beal
Actor | The Big Diamond Robbery
Frank Beal was born on September 11, 1862 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. He was a director and actor, known for The Big Diamond Robbery (1929), The Inside of the White Slave Traffic (1913) and The Devil, the Servant and the Man (1912). He was previously married to Louise Lester. He died on December 20, ...
14. Carl Goetz
Actor | Die Büchse der Pandora
Carl Goetz was born on April 10, 1862 in Vienna, Austrian Empire [now Austria]. He was an actor, known for Pandora's Box (1929), Tom Sawyer (1917) and Glanz und Elend der Kurtisanen (1920). He died on August 15, 1932 in Vienna, Austria.
15. Georges Feydeau
Writer | Ooh La La!
Georges Feydeau was born on December 8, 1862 in Paris, France. He was a writer, known for Ooh La La! (1968), The Girl from Maxim's (1933) and La vida en broma (1950). He was previously married to Marie-Anne Carolus-Duran. He died on June 5, 1921 in Paris, France.
16. Annie Elizabeth Crook
Annie Elizabeth Crook was born in 1863 on London daughter of William Crook and Sarah Annie Quordisman (or Quatermane). Her father William, son of William and Sarah Crook, was baptized on October 24th 1830 and was from Eton, Berkshire, England. Her mother Sarah Annie was born around 1839. Annie's ...
17. Albert Gran
Actor | 7th Heaven
Albert Gran was born on August 4, 1862 in Bergen, Norway. He was an actor, known for 7th Heaven (1927), Employees' Entrance (1933) and More Pay - Less Work (1926). He died on December 16, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
18. Harry Lonsdale
Actor | The Ne'er Do Well
Harry Lonsdale was born on December 6, 1862 in Worcester, England, UK. He was an actor, known for The Ne'er Do Well (1915), Rebecca the Jewess (1913) and The Garden of Allah (1916). He was previously married to Alice Lonnon [Perkins] (stage actress). He died on February 8, 1939 in Los Angeles, ...
19. Gerhart Hauptmann
Writer | Faust: Eine deutsche Volkssage
Gerhart Hauptmann was born on November 15, 1862 in Obersalzbrunn, Lower Silesia, Germany [now Szczawno-Zdrój, Dolnoslaskie, Poland]. He was a writer and actor, known for Faust (1926), Rose Bernd (1919) and Atlantis (1913). He was previously married to Margarete Marschalk and Marie Thienemann. He ...
20. Fred Huntley
Actor | What Every Woman Knows
Fred Huntley was born on August 29, 1862 in London, England, UK. He was an actor and director, known for What Every Woman Knows (1921), The Ne'er Do Well (1915) and Fighting Blood (1916). He was previously married to Laura. He died on November 1, 1931 in Hollywood, California, USA.
21. Ludwig Fulda
Writer | Two-Faced Woman
Ludwig Fulda was born on July 15, 1862 in Frankfurt am Main, Free City of Frankfurt [now Hesse, Germany]. He was a writer, known for Two-Faced Woman (1941), The Lost Paradise (1917) and Schwert und Herd (1916). He was previously married to Helene Anna Klara Grinwalszky and Ida Theumann. He died on ...
22. Gustav Klimt
Writer | Nytka
Gustav Klimt was born on July 14, 1862 in Baumgarten, Austria. He was a writer, known for Nytka (2011) and Bir Resim Bir Hikaye (2019). He died on February 6, 1918 in Vienna, Austria.
23. Marie Tempest
Actress | Mrs. Plum's Pudding
Marie Tempest was born on July 15, 1862 in London, England, UK. She was an actress, known for Mrs. Plum's Pudding (1915), Yellow Sands (1938) and English Nell (1900). She was previously married to W. Graham Brown, Cosmo Gordon Lennox and Alfred E. Izard. She died on October 15, 1942 in London, ...
24. Jules-Eugène Legris
Actor | Tom Tight et Dum-Dum
Jules-Eugène Legris was born in 1862. He was an actor, known for Jack Jaggs and Dum Dum (1903), The Spiritualist Photographer (1903) and The Mystical Flame (1903). He died in 1926.
25. Wallace McCutcheon
Director | 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Wallace McCutcheon was born in 1862 in New York, USA. He was a director and cinematographer, known for 20, 000 Leagues Under the Sea (1905), The Nihilist (1905) and How They Rob Men in Chicago (1900). He was previously married to Mira West. He died on October 3, 1918 in Brooklyn, New York City, New...
26. Emilio Salgari
Writer | I misteri della giungla nera
Emilio Salgari was born on August 21, 1862 in Verona, Austrian Empire [now Verona, Veneto, Italy]. He was a writer, known for Mystery of the Black Jungle (1954), Carthage in Flames (1960) and The Black Pirate (1944). He was previously married to Ida Peruzzi. He died on April 25, 1911 in Turin, ...
27. Ogai Mori
Writer | Sanshô dayû
Ogai Mori was born on February 17, 1862 in Tsuwano, Shimane, Japan. He was a writer, known for Sansho the Bailiff (1954), Takasebune (1930) and Takasebune (1988). He was previously married to Mori Shigeru and Akamatsu Toshiko. He died on July 9, 1922 in Tokyo, Japan.
28. Ferris Hartman
Director | A Phantom Husband
Ferris Hartman was born on June 12, 1862 in Crawfordsville, Indiana, USA. He was a director and writer, known for A Phantom Husband (1917), A Laundry Clean-Up (1917) and The Stone Age (1917). He was previously married to Josephine Davies. He died on September 1, 1931 in San Francisco, California, ...
29. Marco Praga
Soundtrack | Two Lovers
Marco Praga was born on June 20, 1862 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. He was a writer, known for Two Lovers (2008), L'amico (1921) and The Unknown Woman (2006). He died on January 31, 1929 in Varese, Lombardy, Italy.
30. Loie Fuller
Director | Le lys de la vie
Loie Fuller was born on January 15, 1862 in Hinsdale, Illinois, USA. She was an actress and director, known for Le lys de la vie (1920), Danse serpentine (1897) and Programme Nadar (1896). She died on January 1, 1928 in Paris, France.
31. Frederick Delius
Soundtrack | Crush
Frederick Delius was born on January 29, 1862 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, UK. He was a composer, known for Crush (2001), A Village Romeo and Juliet (1992) and The Yearling (1946). He was previously married to Helene Jelka Rosen. He died on June 10, 1934 in Grez-sur-Loing, Seine-et-Marne, ...
32. Edward Elkas
Actor | The Blue Bird
Edward Elkas was born on February 8, 1862 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Blue Bird (1918), Les Misérables (1917) and For the Honor of the Crew (1915). He was previously married to Helene Soltesz. He died on December 17, 1933 in St. Albans, New York, USA.
33. Gilbert Parker
Writer | The Lodge in the Wilderness
Sir Gilbert Parker--the popular Canadian novelist, short-story writer and poet who rose from backwoods obscurity to the seats of the mighty in the British Empire--was born on November 23, 1862, in Camden East, Addington, Ontario, to Royal Army Capt. J. Parker and his wife. After attending school in...
34. Luke Cosgrave
Actor | The Light That Failed
Luke Cosgrave was born on August 6, 1862 in Ballaghdreen, County Mayo, Ireland, UK [now Republic of Ireland]. He was an actor, known for The Light That Failed (1923), Merton of the Movies (1924) and Welcome Home (1925). He died on June 28, 1949 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
35. Carrie Clark Ward
Actress | Daddy-Long-Legs
Carrie Clark Ward was born on January 9, 1862 in Virginia City, Nevada, USA. She was an actress, known for Daddy-Long-Legs (1919), A Fool and His Money (1925) and Old Lady 31 (1920). She was previously married to Sedley Brown. She died on February 6, 1926 in Hollywood, California, USA.
36. Connie Mack
Self | The Baseball Revue of 1917
Connie Mack was born on December 22, 1862 in East Brookfield, Massachusetts, USA. He was previously married to Katherine Holahan and Margaret Hogan. He died on February 8, 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
37. Felipe Villanueva
Soundtrack | Una joven de 16 años
Felipe Villanueva was born on February 5, 1862 in Tecámac, Mexico, Mexico. He was a composer, known for Una joven de 16 años (1963), Mala Leche (2004) and El fiscal de hierro 3 (1992). He died on May 28, 1863 in Mexico City, Mexico.
38. Edward O'Connor
Actor | The Gilded Kidd
Edward O'Connor was born on February 20, 1862 in Dublin, Ireland, UK [now Republic of Ireland]. He was an actor, known for The Gilded Kidd (1914), Kathleen Mavourneen (1919) and Cecilia of the Pink Roses (1918). He died on May 15, 1932 in New York City, New York, USA.
39. Maurice Barrès
Writer | Le jardin sur l'Oronte
Maurice Barrès was born on August 17, 1862 in Charmes-sur-Moselles, France. He was a writer, known for Le jardin sur l'Oronte (1925), Lorraine! (1994) and Correspondances (1953). He died on December 4, 1923 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.
40. J. Bruce Ismay
Self | Animated Weekly, No. 8
J. Bruce Ismay was born on December 12, 1862 in Crosby, England, UK. He died on October 17, 1937 in Mayfair, London, England, UK.
41. Valerian Gunia
Actor | Khanuma
Valerian Gunia was born on January 21, 1862 in Eki, Kutaisi Governorate, Russian Empire [now Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti, Republic of Georgia]. He was an actor and writer, known for Khanuma (1926), Daisi (1971) and The Murder of General Gryaznov (1921). He died on July 31, 1938 in Tbilisi, Georgian SSR,...
42. H. Reeves-Smith
Actor | The Return of Sherlock Holmes
H. Reeves-Smith was born on May 17, 1862 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, UK. He was an actor, known for The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1929), No More Women (1924) and Three Weeks (1924). He was previously married to Clara Gertrude White. He died on January 29, 1938 in Elwell, Surrey, England, ...
43. Burr McIntosh
Actor | Way Down East
Burr McIntosh born William Burr McIntosh in Ohio in 1862. Son of the President of public utility and Cleveland Gas Coal Company William Ambrose. Burr was educated at Lafayette College in Princeton where he became a member of the Sigma Chi fraternity in 1884. became a star on Broadway stage, perhaps...
44. Wilhelm Meyer-Förster
Writer | The Student Prince
Wilhelm Meyer-Förster was born on June 12, 1862 in Hanover, Kingdom of Hanover [now Lower Saxony, Germany]. He was a writer, known for The Student Prince (1954), Old Heidelberg (1915) and Alt Heidelberg (1923). He was previously married to Elsbeth. He died on March 17, 1934 in Heringsdorf, ...
45. Eva Thatcher
Actress | The Law Forbids
Eva Thatcher was born on March 14, 1862 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. She was an actress, known for The Law Forbids (1924), Lucille Love: The Girl of Mystery (1914) and A Friendly Husband (1923). She died on September 28, 1942 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
46. Florence L. Barclay
Writer | The Mistress of Shenstone
Florence L. Barclay was born on December 2, 1862 in Surrey, England, UK. She was a writer, known for The Mistress of Shenstone (1921), El rosario (1944) and Tuya en cuerpo y alma (1945). She was previously married to Rev. Charles W. Barclay. She died on March 1, 1921.
47. Edwin Milton Royle
Writer | The Squaw Man
Edwin Milton Royle was born on March 2, 1862 in Lexington, Missouri, USA. He was a writer, known for The Squaw Man (1914), The Unwritten Law (1916) and The Struggle Everlasting (1918). He was previously married to Selena Fetter (1860-1955). He died on February 16, 1942 in New York City, New York, ...
48. Otis Turner
Director | The Black Box
Otis Turner was born on November 29, 1862 in Fairfield, Indiana, USA. He was a director and writer, known for The Black Box (1915), The Fairylogue and Radio-Plays (1908) and A Youth of Fortune (1916). He was previously married to Etta French. He died on March 28, 1918 in Los Angeles, California, ...
49. Richard Morris
Actor | The Spirit of the USA
Richard Morris was born on January 3, 1862 in Charlestown, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for The Spirit of the USA (1924), Granny (1913) and The Sea Lion (1921). He died on October 11, 1924 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
50. Eric Hudson
Actor | Romeo and Juliet
Eric Hudson was born on November 23, 1862 in Nottingham, England, UK. He was an actor and writer, known for Romeo and Juliet (1916), Man's Enemy (1914) and Seven Keys to Baldpate (1917). He died on October 4, 1918 in New York City, New York, USA.