Date of Death between 1932-01-01 and 1932-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Paul Bern

Writer | The Beloved Rogue

Paul Bern is undoubtedly more famous today for being found shot to death in his bathroom barely 2 months after his marriage to proto-sex symbol Jean Harlow in 1932. Born in Hamburg, Germany as Paul Levy, he came to the United States with his family as a child. His mother died by drowning in the ...

2. Peg Entwistle

Actress | Thirteen Women

Peg Entwistle was born on February 5, 1908 in Port Talbot, Wales at the home of her maternal grandparents, John and Caroline Stevenson because Caroline was to act as midwife. Peg's mother was Emily Stevenson Entwistle and her father was actor/ stage manager Robert Symes Entwistle (1872-1922). They ...

3. Rin Tin Tin

Actor | While London Sleeps

The first 'Rin Tin Tin', who along with his heirs starred in numerous films and television series, was discovered during World War I, September 15, 1918, by US Air Corporal Lee Duncan and his battalion in Lorraine, France. At a bombed out dog kennel, Duncan found a mother Shepherd Dog and her ...

4. Edgar Wallace

Writer | King Kong

Edgar Wallace was born on April 1, 1875 in Greenwich, London, England, UK. He was a writer and director, known for King Kong (2005), King Kong (1933) and King Kong (1976). He was previously married to Ethel Violet King and Ivy Maude Caldecott. He died on February 10, 1932 in Hollywood, California, ...

5. Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.

Ben-Hur A Tale of the Christ

American theatrical producer who brought the revue to spectacular heights under the slogan "Glorifying the American Girl." During the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893, Ziegfeld managed bodybuilder Eugen Sandow (billed as the Great Sandow). In 1896 he turned to theatrical management. ...

6. 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.

7. Josephine Crowell

Actress | Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages

Josephine Crowell was a Canadian-born character actress. She appeared in vaudeville as early as 1879. On screen, she is best remembered for her dramatic portrayal of the mother in D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation (1915), her comedic performances in Harold Lloyd's Speedy (1928) and Stan Laurel ...

8. Will Walling

Actor | The Range Feud

Will Walling was born on June 2, 1872 in Sacramento City, Iowa, USA. He was an actor, known for The Range Feud (1931), The Little Minister (1921) and The Iron Horse (1924). He was previously married to Effie Bond. He died on March 5, 1932 in California, USA.

9. Maria P. Williams

Director | Flames of Wrath

Maria P. Williams was a Kansas City schoolteacher who entered the political arena in the 1890s as a lecturer who traveled through the state of Kansas giving speeches for political candidates and delivering lectures on the "topics of the day." From 1891 to 1894, she was editor-in-chief of a weekly ...

10. 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 ...

11. John Steppling

Actor | Tess of the D'Urbervilles

John Steppling was born on August 8, 1870 in Essen, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1913), Lombardi, Ltd. (1919) and Billy and the Butler (1912). He died on April 5, 1932 in Hollywood, California, USA.

12. Belle Bennett

Actress | Courage

Belle Bennett's parents were William and Mary Bendon (stage name Bennett). They appeared in "Billy Bennett's Big Shows" which were traveling shows appearing in tents and local 'opera' houses. The shows presented vaudeville acts and melodramas. Belle was headlining in her teens before moving on to ...

13. Kenneth Grahame

Writer | The Wind in the Willows

Kenneth Grahame was born on 8 March 1859 and was orphaned by the time he was five years old. He went to live with his grandmother in Cookham Dene, Berkshire. He attended St. Edward's School there, and at the age of 17 began working as a clerk for the Bank of England. He stayed on, was promoted ...

14. Pierre Batcheff

Actor | Les deux timides

Pierre Batcheff was born on June 23, 1907 in Harbin, Manchuria, China. He was an actor and writer, known for Two Timid Souls (1928), Monte Cristo (1929) and Napoleon (1927). He was previously married to Denise Tual. He died on April 13, 1932 in Paris, France.

15. Minnie Maddern Fiske

Actress | Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Minnie Maddern Fiske was born on December 19, 1865 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. She was an actress, known for Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1913) and Vanity Fair (1915). She was previously married to Harrison Grey Fiske and LeGrand White. She died on February 15, 1932 in Queens, New York, USA.

16. Margaret Brown

Self | Terra X - Rätsel alter Weltkulturen

Margaret Tobin was born on 18 July, 1867, the daughter of Irish immigrants John and Johanna Tobin. Her father had been widowed with one daughter and her mother was widowed with one daughter also. They had 4 more children including Margaret and raised their six children in Hannibal, Missouri. ...

17. Dorothy Millette

Too Many Crooks

Dorothy Millette was born in 1895 in France. She was an actress, known for Too Many Crooks (1930). She died on September 7, 1932 in Walnut Grove, California, USA.

18. Evelyn Preer

Actress | Within Our Gates

Born in Vicksburg, Mississippi, pioneering black actress Evelyn Preer was educated in Chicago, where she and her mother moved after the death of her father. She entered show business vis vaudeville and the "chitlin' circuit" of minstrel shows that served the country's strictly segregated black ...

19. Thomas Jefferson

Actor | Tarzan of the Apes

Thomas Jefferson was born on September 10, 1856 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Tarzan of the Apes (1918), The Missing Links (1916) and Rip Van Winkle (1914). He was previously married to Daisy Jefferson and Eugenia Paul. He died on April 2, 1932 in Hollywood, California...

20. Louis John Bartels

Actor | Nothing But the Truth

Louis John Bartels was born on October 19, 1895 in Bunker Hill, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Nothing But the Truth (1929), The Florodora Girl (1930) and Sin Takes a Holiday (1930). He was previously married to Martha Wood. He died on March 4, 1932 in Hollywood, California, USA.

21. 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.

22. Guy Oliver

Actor | Only the Brave

Guy Oliver was born on September 25, 1878 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Only the Brave (1930), What Every Woman Knows (1921) and The Little Minister (1921). He was previously married to Elinor. He died on September 1, 1932 in Hollywood, California, USA.

23. Jose Corazon de Jesus

Writer | Squatters

Jose Corazon de Jesus was born on November 22, 1894 in Santa Cruz, Manila, Philippines. He was a writer and actor, known for Squatters (1953), Ikaw ang buhay ko (1954) and Arista ang aking asawa (1968). He died on May 26, 1932.

24. William J. Burns

Actor | The Squaw Man

William J. Burns was born on October 19, 1861 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Squaw Man (1914), The Argyle Case (1917) and The Argyle Case (1929). He was previously married to Annie M. Ressler. He died on April 14, 1932 in Sarasota, Florida, USA.

25. Otto Matieson

Actor | The Maltese Falcon

Otto Matieson was born on March 27, 1893 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was an actor, known for The Maltese Falcon (1931), Behind Closed Doors (1929) and Scaramouche (1923). He was previously married to Isabel La Mal. He died on February 19, 1932 in Safford, Arizona, USA.

26. Crittenden Marriott

Writer | The Isle of Lost Ships

Crittenden Marriott was born in 1867 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He was a writer and director, known for The Isle of Lost Ships (1929), Her Father's Gold (1916) and The Isle of Lost Ships (1923). He died on March 28, 1932 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA.

27. Frederick Volpe

Actor | The Adventures of Mr. Pickwick

Frederick Volpe was born on July 31, 1865 in Liverpool, England, UK. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Mr. Pickwick (1921), Altar Chains (1916) and The Middle Watch (1930). He was previously married to Alice Beet (actress). He died on March 6, 1932 in London, England, UK.

28. Mortimer Wilson

Composer | The Black Pirate

Mortimer Wilson was born on August 6, 1876 in Chariton, Lucas County, Iowa, USA. He was a composer, known for The Black Pirate (1926). He was previously married to Hettie Lewis. He died on January 27, 1932 in New York City, New York, USA.

29. Norman McKinnel

Actor | The Sleeping Cardinal

Norman McKinnel was born on February 10, 1870 in Maxwelltown, Scotland, UK. He was an actor and writer, known for Sherlock Holmes' Fatal Hour (1931), Hindle Wakes (1918) and Fanny Hawthorne (1927). He was previously married to Gertrude Scott. He died on March 29, 1932 in Bloomsbury, London, England...

30. 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.

31. Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance

Writer | Long Lance

Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance was born Sylvester Clark Long in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He was the son of Joseph S. Long.

Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance's career started when he was employed by a wild west show, whose owner mistook him for native American. It being the 1920's, he knew that ...

32. Chauncey Olcott

Soundtrack | The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

Chauncey Olcott was born on July 21, 1860 in Buffalo, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018), Crimson Peak (2015) and The Departed (2006). He was previously married to Margaret O'Donovan and Cora E. James. He died on March 18, 1932 in Monte Carlo, Monaco.

33. Andre Boillot

Self | 1929 French Grand Prix

Andre Boillot was born on August 8, 1891 in Valentigney, France. He was previously married to Yvonne Hérissé. He died on June 8, 1932 in La Châtre, France.

34. Eva Speyer

Actress | Die Vase der Semirames

Eva Speyer was born on August 24, 1882 in Berlin, Germany. She was an actress, known for Die Vase der Semirames (1918), Der galante König - August der Starke (1920) and Sein Rekordflug (1914). She was previously married to Robert Ebert and Otto Stoeckel. She died in 1932.

35. Pop Taylor

Actor | As the Sun Went Down

Pop Taylor was born on July 9, 1828 in Brownsville, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for As the Sun Went Down (1919). He died in 1932 in the USA.

36. Dimitri Buchowetzki

Director | Valencia

Dimitri Buchowetzki was born in 1885 in Russia. He was a director and writer, known for Valencia (1926), The Loves of the Mighty (1921) and The Swan (1925). He died in 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

37. Leopoldo Froes

Actor | A Viuvinha do Cinema

Leopoldo Froes was born on September 30, 1882 in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He was an actor and director, known for A Viuvinha do Cinema (1917), A Minha Noite de Núpcias (1931) and Perdida (1916). He died on March 2, 1932 in Davos, Graubünden, Switzerland.

38. Augustina López

Actress | El indio Yaqui

Augustina López was born in 1843 in Sonora, Mexico. She was an actress, known for El indio Yaqui (1927), Redskin (1929) and The Crow's Nest (1922). She died on June 13, 1932 in California, USA.

39. Earle Rodney

Writer | Uppercut O'Brien

Earle Rodney was born on June 4, 1888 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was a writer and actor, known for Uppercut O'Brien (1929), The College Kiddo (1927) and Clancy at the Bat (1929). He was previously married to Leona Adelle Domke. He died on December 16, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

40. Ferry Sikla

Director | Der Vetter aus Mexiko

Ferry Sikla was born on March 11, 1865 in Hamburg, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for Der Vetter aus Mexiko (1917), Der Unwiderstehliche Theodor (1918) and Die blonde Geisha (1923). He died on February 8, 1932 in Dresden, Germany.

41. Walter Noble Burns

Writer | Billy the Kid

Walter Noble Burns was born on October 24, 1872 in Lebanon, Kentucky, USA. Walter Noble was a writer, known for Billy the Kid (1941), Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die (1942) and Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936). Walter Noble was previously married to Rose Marie. Walter Noble died on April 15, ...

42. Phar Lap

Self | The Mighty Conqueror

Phar Lap was born on October 4, 1926 in Timaru, New Zealand. He died on April 5, 1932 in Menlo Park, California, USA.

43. Eugène Brieux

Writer | Damaged Goods

Eugène Brieux was born on January 19, 1858 in Paris, France. He was a writer, known for Damaged Goods (1914), Damaged Goods (1919) and The Cradle (1922). He died on December 6, 1932 in Nice, France.

44. Fanny Midgley

Actress | Wasted Lives

Fanny Midgley was born on November 26, 1879 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. She was an actress, known for Wasted Lives (1923), The Corsican Brothers (1920) and Some Pun'kins (1925). She died on January 4, 1932 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.

45. Louis Leubas

Actor | Les vampires

Louis Leubas was born on December 23, 1869 in Gorgier, Switzerland. He was an actor, known for Les vampires (1915), The Vampires: Satanas (1916) and The Vampires: The Thunder Master (1916). He died on August 29, 1932 in Digne-les-Bains, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France.

46. Calvert Carter

Actor | Less Than Kin

Calvert Carter was born on October 23, 1858 in Virginia, USA. He was an actor, known for Less Than Kin (1918), Broadway Fever (1929) and The Fighting Shepherdess (1920). He died on August 29, 1932 in Long Beach, California, USA.

47. Tôroku Makino

Actor | Shigekazû yaaî

Tôroku Makino was born on April 8, 1910 in Kyoto, Japan. He was an actor, known for Shigekazû yaaî (1929), Pinkoro chôji (1931) and Rônin-gai - Dai-ni-wa: Gakuya-buro (1929). He died on June 7, 1932.

48. Frederik van Eeden

Writer | Van de koele meren des doods

Frederik van Eeden was born on April 3, 1860 in Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands. He was a writer, known for The Cool Lakes of Death (1982) and De heks van Haarlem (1970). He was previously married to Geertruida Woutrina Everts and Martha van Vloten. He died on June 16, 1932 in Bussum, ...

49. Gustav Botz

Actor | Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens

Gustav Botz was born on August 4, 1883 in Bremen, Germany. He was an actor, known for Nosferatu (1922), Gräfin de Castro (1916) and Der Kampf um die Ehe - 1. Teil: Wenn in der Ehe die Liebe stirbt (1919). He was previously married to Elisabeth Botz-Kotz. He died on September 29, 1932 in Bremen...

50. Charles Darrell

Writer | The Idol of Paris

Charles Darrell was born on June 29, 1859 in London, England, UK. He was a writer, known for The Idol of Paris (1914), From Shopgirl to Duchess (1915) and Her Luck in London (1914). He was previously married to Amy Tempest (actress). He died on March 25, 1932 in England, UK.


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