Birth Month Day of 09-26 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
51. Edmund Gwenn
Actor | Miracle on 34th Street
There are very few character actors from the 1930s, '40s or '50s who rose to the rank of stardom. Only a rare man or woman reached the level of renown and admiration, and had enough audience appeal, to be the first name in a cast's billing, a name that got marquee posting. Charles Coburn comes to ...
54. Paul Stanhope
Make Up Department | Captain China
Paul Stanhope was born on September 26, 1886 in California, USA. He is known for his work on Captain China (1950), Jungle Goddess (1948) and Danger Zone (1951). He was married to Helen Stanhope. He died on September 9, 1960 in Los Angeles, California.
57. Donald Cook
Actor | Baby Face
Donald Cook was born on September 26, 1901 in Portland, Oregon, USA. He was an actor, known for Baby Face (1933), The Public Enemy (1931) and Show Boat (1936). He was married to Princess Gioia Tasca di Cuto. He died on October 1, 1961 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
59. Alfred Cortot
Soundtrack | Swing Kids
He adopted Jean , the son of his second wife Renée. He is the painter, member of the Institut, Jean Cortot (Alexandria, Egypt 1925 - 28 December 2018, Paris). Jean , in his acceptance speech at the Institut, finished by a recording of Chopin played by his father.
60. William Bailey
Actor | On Dangerous Ground
William Bailey was born on September 26, 1886 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA as Gordon Reineck. He was an actor and director, known for On Dangerous Ground (1917), Hilda Wakes (1913) and The Penitent (1912). He was married to Alethia Hamilton Fadden, Mary Florence Cannon and Polly Vann. He died on ...
61. Scott Harrold
Actor | The Man in the White Suit
Scott Harrold was born on September 26, 1886 in Gibraltar as William Harold Alexander Gartly. He was an actor, known for The Man in the White Suit (1951), This'll Make You Whistle (1936) and Quatermass II (1955). He was married to Dorothy Hersee. He died on February 22, 1963 in Shiplake, ...
63. Ollie Kirby
Actress | Getting 'Em Right
Ollie Kirby was born on September 26, 1886 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She was an actress, known for Getting 'Em Right (1925), Midnight Secrets (1924) and The Social Pirates (1916). She was married to George Larkin. She died on October 7, 1964 in Glendale, California, USA.
64. T.S. Eliot
Writer | Cats
T.S. Eliot ranks with William Butler Yeats as the greatest English language poet of the 20th Century and was certainly the most influential. He was born Thomas Stearns Eliot into the bosom of a respectable middle class family on September 26, 1888 in St. Louis, Missouri. The family had roots in New...
67. Dan Quigg
Dan Quigg was born on September 26, 1912 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Daniel Joseph Quigg. He was an actor, known for The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946), Adam's Rib (1949) and They Were Expendable (1945). He died on February 14, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
68. Fritz Wunderlich
Soundtrack | Marathon Man
Fritz Wunderlich was born on September 26, 1930 in Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany as Friedrich Karl Otto Wunderlich. He was an actor, known for Marathon Man (1976), Der Barbier von Sevilla (1959) and Eugen Onegin (1963). He was married to Eva Wunderlich. He died on September 17, 1966 in ...
69. Antonio Moreno
Actor | Creature from the Black Lagoon
A serious rival to Rudolph Valentino as the smouldering 'Latin Lover' type was black-haired Spanish-born Antonio Moreno. One of the most prominent screen stars of the 1920's, he was equally adept at romance, melodrama or comedy and appeared opposite most of the legendary movie queens of the era, ...
72. Willy Haak
Actress | Jane Eyre
Willy Haak was born on September 26, 1897 in Batavia, Dutch East Indies as Wilhelmina Johanna Haak. She was an actress, known for Jane Eyre (1958), Het meisje met den blauwen hoed (1934) and Willem van Oranje (1934). She was married to Hans Carpentier and Ben Groeneveld. She died on October 10, ...
74. Felix Smetana
Production Designer | Hoch droben auf dem Berg
Felix Smetana was born on September 26, 1907 in Dresden, Germany. He was a production designer and art director, known for Hoch droben auf dem Berg (1957), Victoria and Her Hussar (1954) and The Beggar Student (1956). He died on December 23, 1968 in Vienna, Austria.
79. Wally Patch
Actor | Not So Dusty
Wally Patch was born on September 26, 1888 in London, England as Walter Sydney Vinnicombe. He was an actor and writer, known for Not So Dusty (1936), Don Quixote (1933) and Dancers in Mourning (1959). He was married to Emmeline Bowmer. He died on October 27, 1970 in Denville Hall, Northwood, London.
Actor | Train de plaisir
Frédéric Duvallès was born on September 26, 1884 in Paris, France as Charles Frédéric Coffinieres. He was an actor, known for Train de plaisir (1936), Neither Seen Nor Recognized (1958) and The Burning Court (1962). He died on February 15, 1971 in Paris.
81. Ilona Tasnádi
Actress | Szerelmes biciklisták
Ilona Tasnádi was born on September 26, 1893 in Budapest, Hungary. She was an actress, known for Szerelmes biciklisták (1965), Meseország (1922) and A 100.000 koronás ruha (1918). She was married to Béla Náday. She died on December 15, 1971 in Budapest.
86. Fay Holden
Actress | Love Laughs at Andy Hardy
Fay Holden was born on September 26, 1893 in Birmingham, England as Dorothy Fay Hammerton. She was an actress, known for Love Laughs at Andy Hardy (1946), Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever (1939) and Samson and Delilah (1949). She was married to David Clyde. She died on June 23, 1973 in Los Angeles, ...
Actor | Androcles and the Lion
William Hutchison was born on September 26, 1904 in Herne Hill, London, England as William Gordon Douglas Hutchison. He was an actor, known for Androcles and the Lion (1938), Ann and Harold (1938) and The White Chateau (1938). He died on July 18, 1975 in Hackney, London.
96. Robert Bassler
Producer | Halls of Montezuma
After completing his education at George Washington University, Bassler began his career in the film industry as a researcher at Paramount in 1924. He then graduated to the studio's cutting room, where he worked as editor between 1928 and 1930. During the succeeding decade, Bassler was active as a ...
98. Martin Heidegger
Writer | Die Nacht
Martin Heidegger was born on September 26, 1889 in Meßkirch, Baden, Germany. He was a writer, known for Die Nacht (1985), Sehtext: Fingergedicht (1968) and Sehtext: Fingergedicht (1973). He was married to Elfride Petri. He died on May 26, 1976 in Freiburg, Germany.
99. John T. Boudreau
Composer, arranger and US military bandmaster who formed the Loyola Band, he was educated at USC. His service band assignments included the Navy Band (1919-1924) and the California National Guard. He directed the USC Trojan Band (1927-1934), and the 1932 Olympic bands. He was the music director and...
100. Réal Caouette
Réal Caouette was born on September 26, 1917 in Amos, Québec, Canada as David-Réal Caouette. He died on December 16, 1976 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.