Date of Death between 1935-01-01 and 1935-12-31 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Thelma Todd

Actress | Horse Feathers

Thelma Todd was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts, an industrial city near the New Hampshire state line. She was a lovely child with good academic tendencies, so much so that she decided early on to become a schoolteacher. After high school she went on to college but at her mother's insistence ...

2. Will Rogers

Actor | Judge Priest

World-famous, widely popular American humorist of the vaudeville stage and of silent and sound films, Will Rogers graduated from military school, but his first real job was in the livestock business in Argentina, of all places. He transported pack animals across the South Atlantic from Buenos Aires...

3. Sam Hardy

Actor | King Kong

Sam Hardy was born on March 21, 1883 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for King Kong (1933), The Miracle Woman (1931) and The Gay Bride (1934). He was married to Betty Scott. He died on October 16, 1935 in Hollywood, California, USA.

4. Gordon Westcott

Actor | The World Changes

Gordon Westcott was born on November 6, 1903 in St. George, Utah, USA as Myrthus Hickman. He was an actor, known for The World Changes (1933), Registered Nurse (1934) and Footlight Parade (1933). He was married to Hazel Beth McArthur and Margaret Cardon. He died on October 30, 1935 in Hollywood, ...

5. David Landau

Actor | Horse Feathers

Very busy Hollywood character actor who didn't hit his stride on screen until he was in his 50s but who nonetheless appeared in 33 films between 1931 and 1934. Many of his performances were somewhat wooden, although that suited the characters he portrayed. Landau was best known for his deep, ...

6. Junior Durkin

Actor | Tom Sawyer

Quiet, benign, blue-eyed, rangy-framed child/teen actor Junior Durkin, who was an absolute natural on film and possessed major "down home" appeal, showed strong promise in just the few 1930s films he appeared in. A fatal roadster accident quickly ended the dreams of this young "Henry Fonda" type ...

7. Mack Swain

Actor | The Gold Rush

Mack Swain was born in 1876 and soon became a talented vaudevillian. In 1913 he was hired by Mack Sennett and appeared in a few Mabel Normand pictures until a year later he became even bigger when 'Charlie Chaplin' arrived at the Keystone Studio. Swain later created a character by the name of ...

8. DeWolf Hopper Sr.

Actor | Don Quixote

Best-known for performing the most popular baseball poem, "Casey at the Bat." Filmed as one of the first talkies, 5 years before The Jazz Singer (1927), Casey at the Bat (1922), was included in Ken Burns' Baseball (1994). Hopper, a fervent New York Giant fan, first performed the then-unknown poem ...

9. Herbert Bunston

Actor | Dracula

At age 23, the year 1897, Herbert began a long experience of his career towards acting on the British Theater. During that time the theater was still owned by the eminent Thomas Alva Edison. As a classically trained British actor he began by acting in small parts on screen and off. Fans will ...

10. Marjorie White

Actress | Sunnyside Up

Pretty-as-a-picture Marjorie White was a charming comedienne, and although she was never the star, she stole many scenes from stars. She co-starred with some of the leading comediennes of the day, such as Wheeler and Woolsey, the Three Stooges, and Joe E. Brown, and brought smiles to the faces of ...

11. T.E. Lawrence

Writer | Lawrence of Arabia

T.E. Lawrence was born on August 16, 1888 in Tremadoc, Caernarvonshire, Wales as Thomas Edward Lawrence. He was a writer, known for Lawrence of Arabia (1962), With Lawrence in Arabia (1927) and T. E. Lawrence 1888-1935 (1962). He died on May 19, 1935 in Clouds Hill, Dorset, England.

12. William K.L. Dickson

Cinematographer | Sandow

Born in France to British parents, William Kennedy-Laurie Dickson stayed in that country until age 19, when he, his mother and sisters (their father had died sometime before) returned to Great Britain. Once there, Dickson--in an early indication of his lifelong fascination with science and ...

13. Carlos Gardel

Soundtrack | True Lies

Known as El Zorzal Criollo, the songbird of Buenos Aires, Carlos Gardel is a legendary figure in Uruguay and Argentina. He was born on December 11st, 1890, in Toulouse (France). His place of birth have been claimed by the Uruguayans and Argentinians, however, his Birth Certificate and his Will ...

14. Lloyd Hamilton

Actor | A Self-Made Failure

Being one of numerous important comedians during the silent era whose popularity has turned into almost complete obscurity, Lloyd Hamilton has nevertheless earned a reputation as an original talent among film historians and enthusiasts. Born into a conservative middle-class family in California, ...

15. Edith Roberts

Actress | Speed Mad

Edith Roberts was born in New York City on September 17, 1899. She was a starstruck 19-year-old when she made her debut in The Deciding Kiss (1918). Although she didn't get the acclaim that her more successful counterparts did, she remained very busy throughout the decade and into the 1920s. After ...

16. Tom Murray

Actor | The Gold Rush

Tom Murray was born on September 8, 1873 in Stonefoot, Illinois, USA as Thomas Henderson Murray. He was an actor, known for The Gold Rush (1925), Into Her Kingdom (1926) and Private Izzy Murphy (1926). He was married to Louise Carver. He died on August 27, 1935 in Hollywood, California, USA.

17. William 'Stage' Boyd

Actor | The Lost City

William 'Stage' Boyd was born on December 18, 1889 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Lost City (1935), The Locked Door (1929) and The Spoilers (1930). He was married to Clara Joel, Margaret Christiansen and Diana Miller. He died on March 20, 1935 in Los Angeles, ...

18. Alfred Dreyfus

Self | Captain Dreyfus

Alfred Dreyfuss is known, and earned his place in history, for being unwillingly at the center of a scandal that rocked France from 1894 until 1906. Dreyfuss, a captain on the General Staff, had been accused of passing sensitive artillery information to Germany (it was soon discovered that another ...

19. Louise Emmons

Actress | The Last Egyptian

Louise Emmons was born in 1858 in Yuba County, California, USA as Louie A. Adkison. She was an actress, known for The Last Egyptian (1914), Mush and Milk (1933) and White Eagle (1922). She was married to Roswell Emmons. She died on March 6, 1935 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.

20. Léonce Perret

Director | L'enfant de Paris

Léonce Perret was born on March 13, 1880 in Niort, Deux-Sèvres, France as Léonce Joseph Perret. He was a director and actor, known for L'enfant de Paris (1913), The A.B.C. of Love (1919) and Léonce et les écrevisses (1913). He was married to Valentine Petit. He died on August 12, 1935...

21. Jack Coogan Sr.

Producer | Trouble

Jack Coogan Sr. was born on January 21, 1887 in Syracuse, New York, USA as John Henry Coogan. He is known for his work on Trouble (1922), Daddy (1923) and The Rag Man (1925). He was married to Lillian Coogan. He died on May 4, 1935 in San Diego, California, USA.

22. Harry Todd

Actor | In Old Cheyenne

Harry Todd was born on December 13, 1863 in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA as John Nelson Todd. He was an actor, known for In Old Cheyenne (1931), One Is Guilty (1934) and Tea: With a Kick! (1923). He was married to Margaret Joslin. He died on February 15, 1935 in Glendale, California, USA.

23. Paul Nicholson

Actor | As Man Desires

Paul Nicholson was born on March 23, 1875 in Orange, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor, known for As Man Desires (1925), The Brute (1927) and The Broncho Twister (1927). He died on February 2, 1935 in Santa Monica, California, USA.

24. Lingyu Ruan

Actress | Tao hua qi xue ji

Lingyu Ruan was born on April 26, 1910 in Shanghai, China as Ruan Fenggen. She was an actress, known for Tao hua qi xue ji (1931), The Goddess (1934) and Gua ming de fu qi (1927). She died on March 8, 1935 in Shanghai.

25. Fridolf Rhudin

Actor | Muntra musikanter

Fridolf Rhudin was born on October 10, 1895 in Munkfors, Värmlands län, Sweden as Sixten Fridolf Emanuel Rhudin. He was an actor, known for Muntra musikanter (1932), Hemliga Svensson (1933) and Kronans kavaljerer (1930). He died on March 6, 1935 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.

26. Maggie O'Brien

Actress | Allied

Maggie O'Brien was born in February 1890 in Missouri, USA as Hazel Marcella O'Brien. She was an actress, known for Allied (2016), Peak Practice (1993) and All Saints (1998). She was married to Alfred John Goulding . She died on December 31, 1935 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

27. Dutch Schultz

Dutch Schultz was born on August 6, 1901 in Bronx, New York, USA as Arthur Simon Flegenheimer. He was married to Frances. He died on October 24, 1935 in Newark, New Jersey, USA.

28. Granville Redmond

Actor | You'd Be Surprised

Charlie Chaplin - Film Industry Pioneer and Deaf Influenced? Deaf Friend and Prominent Artist Granville Redmond played a vital role in influencing Chaplin's performances

Mention the name Charlie Chaplin and all but the youngest of us will instantly conjure up this wonderful comic film character who,...

29. Millard Webb

Director | Glorifying the American Girl

Millard Webb was born on December 6, 1893 in Clay City, Kentucky, USA. He was a director and assistant director, known for Glorifying the American Girl (1929), The Love Thrill (1927) and The Sea Beast (1926). He was married to Mary Eaton and Lydia Stocking. He died on April 21, 1935 in Los Angeles,...

30. Arthur Robison

Director | Die Todesschleife

He directed 20 films between 1916 and 1935.

31. Paul Askonas

Actor | Orlacs Hände

Paul Askonas was born on November 13, 1872 in Teplice, Austria-Hungary. He was an actor, known for The Hands of Orlac (1924), Three Tales of Terror (1912) and Hoffmanns Erzählungen (1923). He died on November 26, 1935 in Wien, Austria.

32. Wiley Post

Actor | Air Hawks

Wiley Hardeman Post (1898-1935) was interested in aviation from his boyhood days in Texas, and became a parachute jumper with an aerial-exhibition team. After an oil-field accident in which he lost an eye, he purchased an airplane and learned to fly it in 1927. He than became a 'barnstormer." After...

33. Madge Lessing

Actress | Die Welt ohne Männer

Madge Lessing was born on November 27, 1862 in London, England. She was an actress, known for A World Without Men (1914), The Blue Mouse (1913) and Die blaue Maus - 2. Teil (1914). She was married to George Brinton McLellan. She died in 1935 in London.

34. Kathleen Noisette

Actress | A Daughter of the Congo

Catherine Noisette was one of Oscar Micheaux's beautiful and most glamorous actress. She was one of Oscar Micheaux's leading ladies in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Catherine starred in "Wages of Sin," "The Daughter of Congo," and "The Exile." She usually played the femme fatale, the vamp, the ...

35. Templar Saxe

Actor | How Women Love

Templar Saxe was born on August 22, 1865 in Redhill, Surrey, England as Templer William Edward Edevein. He was an actor and writer, known for How Women Love (1922), Captain Blood (1924) and The Evolution of Cutey (1915). He died on April 17, 1935 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.

36. John Cossar

Actor | Fools for Luck

John Cossar was born on January 2, 1858 in London, England as John Hay Cossar. He was an actor, known for Fools for Luck (1917), Two-Bit Seats (1917) and The Dream Doll (1917). He was married to Fanny Cossar. He died on April 28, 1935 in Hollywood, California, USA.

37. Sam Godfrey

Actor | Torch Singer

Sam Godfrey was born on October 5, 1891 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Samuel Tilden Godfrey. He was an actor, known for Torch Singer (1933), College Scandal (1935) and Men Without Names (1935). He was married to Marjorie Alexandria North. He died on April 18, 1935 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

38. Clarence Geldart

Actor | A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate

Clarence Geldart was born on June 9, 1865 in New Brunswick, Canada. He was an actor and director, known for A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate (1923), The Great Moment (1921) and Jungle Bride (1933). He died on May 13, 1935 in Calabasas, California, USA.

39. Byron Douglas

Actor | The Winning Stroke

Byron Douglas was born on March 29, 1868 in Portland, Maine, USA. He was an actor, known for The Winning Stroke (1919), Marriage in Transit (1925) and Dead Man's Curve (1928). He was married to Marie Booth (performer). He died on April 21, 1935 in New York City, New York, USA.

40. Pepi Lederer

Actress | The Cardboard Lover

Pepi Lederer was born on March 18, 1910 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Josephine Rose Lederer. She was an actress, known for The Cardboard Lover (1928). She died on June 11, 1935 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

41. Alexander Moissi

Actor | Die Königsloge

Alexander Moissi was born on April 2, 1879 in Trieste, Austria-Hungary as Aleksandër Moisiu. He was an actor and director, known for Die Königsloge (1929), Figaros Hochzeit (1920) and Der junge Goethe (1919). He was married to Johanna Terwin and Marie Urfus. He died on March 23, 1935 in Lugano...

42. Henry Krauss

Actor | Poil de carotte

Henry Krauss was born on April 26, 1866 in Paris, France as Henri Kraus. He was an actor and director, known for Poil de carotte (1925), The Three Masks (1921) and Les Misérables, Part 1: Jean Valjean (1913). He died on December 15, 1935 in Paris.

43. Pepe Martín

Actor | Novela

Pepe Martín was an actor, known for Novela (1963), Estudio 1 (1965) and Don Juan (1974). He died on September 7, 1935 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

44. Frederick Warde

Actor | Richard III

Frederick Warde was born in England in 1851, and became a popular Shakespearean actor in the 1870s in New York. By the 1910s his general popularity was in decline, though he was still considered a leading authority on Shakespearean acting. He appeared in The Life and Death of King Richard III (1912)...

45. Herbert G. Ponting

Cinematographer | 90° South

Herbert G. Ponting was born on March 21, 1870 in Wiltshire, England as Herbert George Ponting. He was a director and cinematographer, known for 90° South (1933), The Great White Silence (1924) and The Undying Story of Captain Scott and Animal Life in the Antarctic (1914). He died on February 7,...

46. Richard Travers

Actor | The Man Trail

Richard Travers was born on April 15, 1885 in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada as Richard Campbell Tibb. He was an actor and director, known for The Man Trail (1915), In the Palace of the King (1915) and The Verdict (1914). He was married to Violet Palmer, Lillian May Cattell aka May Franklin and Augusta ...

47. Betty Brice

Actress | Michael Strogoff

Rosetta Dewart Brice (a.k.a. Betty Brice) was born on the 4th of August, 1888 (not 1892 as often reported), the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Lincoln Brice, in Sunbury, Pennsylvania. She was raised in Washington, D.C. and completed her education there. A striking young woman with Titian-red hair,...

48. Kate Barker

American gangster, bank robber and kidnapper, Kate Barker (aka Ma Barker) was the leader of a notorious gang known as the Bloody Barkers. She and her husband George Barker and their four sons Herman (b. 1894), Lloyd (b. 1896), Arthur (b. 1899, known as 'Doc') and Fred (b. 1902) roamed through the ...

49. Al Cooke

Actor | One Minute to Play

Al Cooke was born on September 26, 1880 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Albert Gallatin Cooke. He was an actor, known for One Minute to Play (1926), Defenders of the Law (1931) and A Small Town Idol (1921). He died on July 6, 1935 in Santa Monica, California.

50. Frank Daniels

Actor | Crooky

Frank Daniels was born on August 15, 1856 in Dayton, Ohio, USA as Frank Albert Daniels. He was an actor, known for Crooky (1915), What Happened to Father (1915) and Captain Jinks' Evolution (1916). He was married to Elizabeth Sanson (actress). He died on January 12, 1935 in West Palm Beach, Florida...


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