Birth Date between 1857-01-01 and 1857-12-31 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
5. Paul Dresser
Soundtrack | My Gal Sal
Composer, songwriter ("My Gal Sal", "On the Banks of the Wabash" [the official Indiana state song]), author, actor, singer, publisher and producer, educated at St. Meinrad's in Switz City, Indiana during training for the priesthood. He joined a medicine show at 16, then toured in vaudeville as a ...
Lillian Nordica was born on December 12, 1857 in Farmington, Maine, USA as Lillian Bayard Norton. She was married to George Washington Young (banker), Zoltan F. Doeme (Hungarian tenor) and Frederick Allen Gower (journalist and inventor). She died on May 10, 1914 in Cirebon, West Java, Indonesia.
Actor | Treasure Island
William V. Ranous was born on March 12, 1857 in New York, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Treasure Island (1913), Othello (1908) and Julius Caesar (1908). He was married to Doris Thompson. He died on April 1, 1915 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
18. John Glendinning
Actor | Lights Out
John Glendinning was born on November 30, 1857 in Whitehaven, Cumberland, England. He was an actor, known for Lights Out (1946), NBC Presents (1949) and Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951). He was married to Jessie Millward (actress) and Clara Braithwaite (actress). He died on July 16, 1916 in Cheltenham,...
20. 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"...
Mikhail Alekseyev was born on November 15, 1857 in Tver, Russia as Mikhail Vasilyevich Alekseyev. He died on October 8, 1918 in Yekaterinodar [now Krasnodar], Russia.
22. Nat C. Goodwin
Actor | Business Is Business
Nat C. Goodwin was born on July 25, 1857 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Nathaniel Carl Goodwin. He was an actor, known for Business Is Business (1915), The Marriage Bond (1916) and Oliver Twist (1912). He was married to Marjorie or Margaret Moreland, Edna Goodrich, Maxine Elliott, Nellie Baker ...
27. Lyston Lyle
Actor | The Gay Lord Quex
Lyston Lyle was born in 1857 in Pancras, London, England as Edward Cousens Gibson. He was an actor, known for The Gay Lord Quex (1917), The Woman Who Was Nothing (1917) and A Vagabond's Revenge (1915). He was married to Agnes Ellen Scott. He died on February 19, 1920 in Southwark, London.
Director | The Little Girl Next Door
Richard Foster Baker was born on January 25, 1857 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA. He was a director and actor, known for The Little Girl Next Door (1916), Kidder and Ko (1918) and A Bunch of Keys (1915). He died on February 21, 1921 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
33. J.H. Gilmour
Actor | The Unfortunate Marriage
J.H. Gilmour was born in 1857 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada as John H. Gilmour. He was an actor, known for The Unfortunate Marriage (1917), Over the Hill (1917) and The Man Without a Country (1917). He was married to Caroline Vinton. He died on November 24, 1922 in Yonkers, New York, USA.
34. Emerson Hough
Writer | The Broken Coin
American novelist Emerson Hough was born in Newton, IA, in 1857. After graduating from Newton High School in 1875 he attended the University of Iowa, attaining a bachelor's degree in philosophy in 1880. He later studied law and was admitted to the Iowa bar in 1882, which was also the year in which ...
38. Joseph Conrad
Writer | Sabotage
Joseph Conrad was born in Berdichev, Kiev Province, now the Ukraine, to Polish parents Apollo Korzeniowski and Ewa Bobrowska. His father was a political activist and he and his family were exiled after he was suspected of involvement with revolutionary activities. Conrad had no friends as a child ...
40. Kate Lester
Actress | The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Kate Lester was born on June 12, 1857 in Souldham Trope, England. She was an actress, known for The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923), The Gay Lord Quex (1919) and His Royal Highness (1918). She died on October 12, 1924 in Hollywood, California, USA.
43. Walter Perkins
Actor | Wee Lady Betty
Walter Perkins was born on October 12, 1857 in Biddeford, Maine, USA as Walter Eugene Perkins. He was an actor, known for Wee Lady Betty (1917), Peaceful Valley (1920) and Whom the Gods Would Destroy (1919). He died on June 3, 1925 in Brooklyn, New York, USA.
48. Jeffreys Lewis
Actress | A Regular Girl
Jeffreys Lewis was born on October 25, 1857 in London, England as Mary Jeffreys Lewis. She was an actress, known for A Regular Girl (1919) and Peacock Alley (1922). She was married to Harry Mainhall Sr. and A. J. Maitland. She died on April 28, 1926 in New York City, New York, USA.