Birth Month Day of 09-26 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Actor | Romantic Versus Classical Art
Théodore Géricault was born on September 26, 1791 in Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France as Jéan-Louis-André-Théodore Géricault. He was an actor, known for Romantic Versus Classical Art (1973). He died on January 26, 1824 in Paris, Île-de-France, France.
5. Sidney Mason
Actor | The Good-Bad Wife
Sidney Mason was born on September 26, 1886 in Paterson, New Jersey, USA as Louis Hellthal. He was an actor, known for The Good-Bad Wife (1920), The Forbidden Path (1918) and Orphan Sally (1922). He was married to Marie Mason (née Van). He died on March 1, 1923 in New York City, New York, USA.
8. Paul Doucet
Actor | The Fair Pretender
Paul Doucet was born on September 26, 1885 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada as Joseph Paul Henri Doucet. He was an actor, known for The Fair Pretender (1918), America (1924) and The Knife (1918). He was married to Catherine Calvert. He died on October 10, 1928 in New York City, New York, USA.
Actress | Oliver Twist
The daughter of actress Billie Brockwell, Brockwell first appeared on the stage at the age of three. She made her screen debut in Philadelphia for the Lubin Company in 1913, later working with D.W. Griffith. Joining Fox Studios, Brockwell was one of the busiest actresses in town and easily made the...
11. Winsor McCay
Writer | Gertie the Dinosaur
Like many pioneers, the work of 'Winsor McCay' has been largely superseded by successors such as Walt Disney and Max Fleischer but he more than earns a place in film history for being the American cinema's first great cartoon animator. He started out as a newspaper cartoonist, achieving a national ...
13. Al Cooke
Actor | Defenders of the Law
Al Cooke was born on September 26, 1880 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Albert Gallatin Cooke. He was an actor, known for Defenders of the Law (1931), A Small Town Idol (1921) and One Minute to Play (1926). He died on July 6, 1935 in Santa Monica, California.
15. Odette Tyler
Actress | The Saphead
Stage actress from the age of 16, Taylor worked with Charles Frohman and William Faversham for a number of years. She was prominent in music circles throughout Los Angeles. She was one of the organizers of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra and was also chair of the women's committee of the Los...
17. George Gershwin
Soundtrack | Manhattan
He was born Jacob Gershowitz, 26 September 1898, in Brooklyn, New York, of Russian-Jewish immigrants. As a boy he could play popular and classical works on his brother Ira's piano by ear. In 1913 he quit school to study music and began composing for Tin Pan Alley; by 1919 he had his first hit "...
18. Ivan Mozzhukhin
Actor | L'angoissante aventure
Ivan Mozzhukhin was a legendary actor of Russian silent films, who escaped execution by the Soviet Red Army and had a stellar career in Europe.
He was born Ivan Ilyich Mozzhukhin on September 26, 1889, in the village of Kondol, Saratov province, Russia (now Penza province, Russia). His father was ...
19. Lewis Hine
Camera Department | Days of Heaven
Photographer of the early 20th century, whose work documented the grim and brutal working conditions of American factories and mines and especially exposed the abuse and exploitation of children by their employers. His work, published in several books, helped to bring to light these injustices and ...
21. Walter Steinbeck
Actor | Deutsche Helden in schwerer Zeit
Walter Steinbeck was born on September 26, 1878 in Niederlößnitz [now Dresden], Saxony, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for Deutsche Helden in schwerer Zeit (1924), Nanon (1938) and Unter falscher Maske (1918). He died on August 27, 1942 in Berlin, Germany.
22. Maude Lambert
Actress | A Canterbury Tale
Maude Lambert was born on September 26, 1882 in Bournemouth, England as Vera Maud Lambert Turner. She was an actress, known for A Canterbury Tale (1944). She was married to Ernest Ball and Davy Burnaby. She died on December 20, 1942 in The West London Hospital, Hammersmith, London, England.
24. Frank Crumit
Actor | The Gay Caballero
Composer, songwriter ("Abdul Abulbul Amir"), actor, author and singer, educated at Culver Military Academy and the University of Ohio. He was a singer and ukelele player in vaudeville and made many records. His stage appearances include "Tangerine", "Moonlight", "Ziegfeld Follies of 1923", "Queen ...
25. Minna Gale
Actress | The Prisoner of Zenda
Minna Gale made her theatrical debut in 1884 under the leadership of Daniel Bandmann, playing in East Lynne and similar "popular" plays. Her big break came the following year when she auditioned for Lawrence Barrett, the well-known Shakespearean actor, and was immediately hired by him. She made her...
26. Jacques Doriot
Jacques Doriot was born on September 26, 1898 in Bresles, Oise, France. He died on February 22, 1945.
29. King Christian X
King Christian X was born on September 26, 1870 in Charlottenlund, Denmark as Carl Frederik Albert Alexander Wilhelm von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg. He was married to Dronning Alexandrine. He died on April 20, 1947 in Amalienborg, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Director | Advokát chudých
Vladimír Slavínský was born on September 26, 1890 in Dolní Stepanice, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary as Otakar Vladimír Pitrman. He was a writer and director, known for Advokát chudých (1941), O velkou cenu (1922) and Delightful Story (1937). He died on August 16, 1949 in Prague, ...
34. Betty Francisco
Actress | Seven Keys to Baldpate
Betty Francisco was born on September 26, 1900 in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA as Elizabeth Barton. She was an actress, known for Seven Keys to Baldpate (1925), Midsummer Madness (1920) and A Boy of the Streets (1927). She was married to Fred Spradling. She died on November 25, 1950 in El Cerrito, ...
36. Karl Beckersachs
Actor | Die gestohlene Seele
Karl Beckersachs was born on September 26, 1886 in Neuenhain, Bad Soden, Hesse, Germany as Karl Nikolaus Beckersachs. He was an actor and director, known for Die gestohlene Seele (1919), Gentlemen-Gauner (1920) and Women Engulfed by the Abyss (1918). He was married to Maria Katharina Freiin von ...
41. Gustaf Bengtsson
Gustaf Bengtsson was born on September 26, 1878 in Borås, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. He was an actor, known for Laban Petterqvist tränar för olympiska spelen (1912), Mästerkatten i stövlar (1918) and Fången på Karlstens fästning (1916). He died on December 20...
42. Ella Shields
Actress | Men of Yesterday
Ella Shields was born on September 26, 1879 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Ella Buscher. She was an actress, known for Men of Yesterday (1936), Herself (1918) and A Little of What You Fancy (1968). She was married to William Hargreaves. She died on August 5, 1952 in Lancaster, Lancashire, England.
43. André Brulé
Actor | Vidocq
André Brulé was born on September 26, 1879 in Bordeaux, France as André Gresely. He was an actor, known for Vidocq (1939), Werther (1910) and Le château des quatre obèses (1939). He was married to Ghislaine Marie Françoise Dommanget. He died on February 14, 1953 in Paris, France.
45. Edmond Seward
Writer | Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla
Edmond Seward was born on September 26, 1906 in Xenia, Ohio, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla (1952), In Fast Company (1946) and Walls of Gold (1933). He died on February 12, 1954 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
47. Eva Condon
Actress | Lights Out
Eva Condon was born on September 26, 1880 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. She was an actress, known for Lights Out (1946), Walk East on Beacon! (1952) and Suspense (1949). She was married to Norton LeBourveau and William Robert Daly. She died on September 25, 1956 in New York City, New ...