Birth Month Day of 07-19 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Princess Augusta of Cambridge was born on July 19, 1822 in Hannover, Kingdom of Hanover as Augusta Caroline Charlotte Elizabeth Mary Sophia Louise of Hanover. She was married to Frederick William of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. She died on December 5, 1916 in Neustrelitz, Grand Duchy of ...
6. Ben Teal
Writer | Poppy
Born in Eugene, Oregon and raised in San Francisco, Teal was a noted Broadway playwright and director. In the latter role, he was widely considered a tyrant, but enjoyed a long career on Broadway. After a serving an apprenticeship under the guidance of David Belasco, he wrote "The Great Metropolis"...
7. Edgar Degas
Art Department | Sister Wendy at the Norton Simon Museum
Edgar Degas, one of France's most important artists who was an apprentice of Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres, became "the most reflecting, the most demanding, the most merciless draftsman in the world," according to his contemporaries. He is regarded as one of the founders of Impressionism.
He was ...
Actress | Twins of Suffering Creek
Florence Deshon born to Samuel and Florence C. Danks of Austrian and English descent. She began as a stage actress and appeared opposite Mary Boland in 'My Lady's Dress and in the comedy 'Seven Chances' prior to making her screen debut in 1915's 'The Beloved Vagabond' directed by Edward Jose for ...
13. Harry Griffith
Actor | Shoes
Harry Griffith was born on July 19, 1866 in Indiana, USA as Harry Sutherland Griffith. He is known for his work on Shoes (1916), Charlotte Corday (1914) and Catch My Smoke (1922). He was married to Katherine Griffith. He died on May 4, 1926 in Pasadena, California, USA.
Lizzie Borden has mystified and fascinated crime buffs for over a century. Few cases in American history have attracted as much attention as the hatchet murders and the unlikely defendant: a church-going, respectable "spinster" daughter charged with parricide, a crime worthy of Classical Greek ...
Writer | Baryshnya i khuligan
Vladimir Mayakovsky was the leading Russian Futurist poet of the 20th century who created an entirely new form of Russian poetry loosely resembling such modern day rappers as Eminem and Snoop Dogg.
He was born Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky on July 19, 1893, in the town of Bagdadi, Kutaisi ...
21. H. Cooper Cliffe
Actor | Half an Hour
H. Cooper Cliffe was born on July 19, 1862 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England. He was an actor, known for Half an Hour (1920), Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman (1917) and A Parisian Romance (1916). He was married to Alice Belmore. He died on May 1, 1939 in New York City, New York, USA.
24. Robert A. Golden
Assistant Director | Safety Last!
Robert A. Golden was born on July 19, 1897 in Savannah, Georgia, USA as Robert Joseph Anthony Golden. He was an assistant director and director, known for Safety Last! (1923), Honeymoon (1928) and For Heaven's Sake (1926). He died on July 8, 1942 in Hollywood, California, USA.
25. Peggy Pryde
Actress | Showgirl's Luck
Peggy Pryde was born on July 19, 1867 in Lambeth, London, England as Letitia Matilda Woodley. She was an actress, known for Showgirl's Luck (1931), Two Minutes Silence (1933) and Painted Daughters (1925). She was married to George Isaac Pearson, George Sinclair Hamilton and Joseph Michael Schah. ...
Self | Astro Royal
Florence Foster Jenkins (born July 19, 1868 in Pennsylvania, U.S.; died November 26, 1944) was an American soprano who became famous because she was considered to be a poor singer. She sang somewhat out of tune, had a poor sense of rhythm and she was considered quite unmusical.
She was born Narcissa...
27. Vincente Howard
Actor | Vengeance - and the Woman
Vincente Howard was born on July 19, 1869 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Vengeance - and the Woman (1917), A Fight for Millions: Episode No. 1, The Snare (1918) and The Isle of Sunken Gold (1927). He died on November 2, 1946 in Los Angeles County, California.
31. Michèle Verly
Actress | Monte Cristo
Michèle Verly was born on July 19, 1909 in Paris, France as Michèle Armande Houillon. She was an actress, known for Monte Cristo (1929), La maison des hommes vivants (1929) and The Soul of France (1928). She died on March 3, 1952 in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France.
32. Omar Kiam
Costume Designer | The Hurricane
According to Margaret J. Bailey's biography for Omar Kiam in her book "Those Glorious Glamour Years: The Great Hollywood Costume Designs of the the 1930's":
Educated at Poughkeepsie Military Academy in New York. First designing job was in the baby cap department of a large Houston, Texas department ...
35. Jindrich Adolf
Assistant Director | Duchácek to zarídí
Jindrich Adolf was born on July 19, 1894 in Prague, Cechy, Austria-Hungary. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Duchacek Will Fix It (1938), Miss Mother (1938) and From Saturday to Sunday (1931). He died on August 15, 1955 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
36. Faith Bacon
Actress | Prison Train
Showman Florenz Ziegfeld Jr. once billed her as "the most beautiful girl in the world". Burlesque dancer Faith Bacon, and not the much better known Sally Rand who worked for Bacon in the early 1930s, is genuinely considered the lady who originated the "fan dance" during "The Jazz Age".
The Los ...
38. James Vincent
Director | Such Is Life
James Vincent was born on July 19, 1882 in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Such Is Life (1931), Stolen Moments (1920) and Sins of Men (1916). He was married to Alice Albert. He died on July 12, 1957 in New York City, New York, USA.
40. Lothar Brühne
Soundtrack | Die vier Gesellen
Lothar Brühne was a German composer who wrote songs for cinema in the 30s and 40s. Some of his biggest are "La Habanera", "Der Blaufuchs" ("La Belle Hongroise", "The Blue Fox") and "Romanze in Moll" ("Romance in a Minor Key"). Some of his hits and evergreens are "Der Wind hat mir ein Lied erzählt" ...
42. Waldemar Hansen
Writer | Bagtalelsens gift
Waldemar Hansen was born on July 19, 1891 in Oslo, Norway as Charles Waldemar Hansen. He was a writer and actor, known for The Clown's Revenge (1912), Bytte Roller (1914) and Kærlighedens triumf (1915). He was married to Anne Bertsen. He died on May 13, 1960 in Oslo.
43. Caroline Francke
Writer | Bombshell
Caroline Francke was born on 19, July, 1899, at Far Rockaway, a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens. Caroline and her sister Katherine were raised by their mother Caroline, a divorce who worked as a private secretary in Essex, New Jersey.
Francke attended the Connecticut College for ...
44. Gibb McLaughlin
Actor | Oliver Twist
Gibb McLaughlin was born on July 19, 1884 in Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, England as George McLoughlin. He was an actor, known for Oliver Twist (1948), The Farmer's Wife (1928) and The Private Life of Henry VIII. (1933). He was married to Eleanor Morton. He died on June 30, 1961 in Kensington, London...
49. Ray C. Smallwood
Director | My Old Kentucky Home
Ray C. Smallwood was born on July 19, 1887 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on My Old Kentucky Home (1922), Camille (1921) and Madame Peacock (1920). He was married to Ethel Grandin. He died on February 23, 1964 in Hollywood, California, USA.