Birth Month Day of 08-31 (Sorted by Death Date Ascending)
Born in 1853, Alexei Brusilov served during the last Pre-WWI Russo-Turkish war. Commander of the Russian 8th Army at the outbreak of WWI, he proved himself to be the most successful of Russian generals. In 1916, he led the Brusilov Offensive, which proved to be Russia's only truly successful ...
10. E.W. Sargent
Writer | Dolores' Decision
E.W. Sargent was born on August 31, 1872 in Nassau, Bahamas as Epes Winthrop Sargent. He was a writer and actor, known for Dolores' Decision (1913), An Innocent Victim (1914) and The Knave of Clubs (1914). He was married to Evelyn Louise Lease. He died on December 6, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York City...
13. DuBose Heyward
Soundtrack | There's Something About Mary
Lyricist ("Summertime") and author, educated in public schools and in the College of Charleston and the University of South Carolina. He was awarded an honorary degree from the University of Norh Carolina. He was the author of several poems, novels and more, and joined ASCAP in 1936; his chief ...
16. Mary McIvor
Actress | Paddy O'Hara
Mary McIvor born Mary Ellsworth McIvor in Barnesville, Ohio in 1904. Vaudeville performer, beautiful, lovely young brunette star who appeared mainly in westerns from 1917 at the age of 13, first starring role as Lady Maryska in 'Paddy O'Hara' directed by Walter Edwards and starring her future ...
18. Wladyslaw Karas
Sport shooter Wladyslaw Karas was born on August 31, 1893 in Kielce, Swietokrzyskie, Poland. Wladyslaw won the bronze medal in the men's small-bore rifle, prone, 50-meters at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin, Germany. Moreover, Karas was a soldier in the Polish Resistance Army who was arrested by the ...
23. Franz Hofer
Director | Die Gebieterin von Saint Tropez
Director and writer Franz Hofer was born in Malstatt, as son of a state-railway-official. He went to school there and in Trier, where his father worked for a while. He left school in 1899, and went to Altenburg (Saxonia)for studying engineering, but it is not known if he realy studied there. In ...
26. Luis G. Barreiro
Actor | La rebelión de los fantasmas
Luis G. Barreiro was born on August 31, 1886 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Luis Gonzaga Barreiro Zapian. He was an actor and assistant director, known for La rebelión de los fantasmas (1949), Hand to Hand (1932) and The Accursed Island (1935). He died on May 24, 1947 in Mexico ...
27. Robert Schable
Actor | Sherlock Holmes
Robert Schable was born on August 31, 1873 in Hamilton, Ohio, USA. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Sherlock Holmes (1922), The World to Live In (1919) and The Marriage Price (1919). He was married to Wilda Bennett. He died on July 7, 1947 in Hollywood, California, USA.
30. Drew Demorest
Actor | Men of San Quentin
Drew Demorest was born on August 31, 1893 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Men of San Quentin (1942), Lord Byron of Broadway (1930) and Today (1930). He was married to Henrietta Frazer. He died on February 21, 1949 in Los Angeles County, California, USA.
35. Morgan Galloway
Actor | Lena Rivers
Morgan Galloway was born on August 31, 1909 in Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA as Morgan Hughes Galloway. He was an actor, known for Lena Rivers (1932), Hello Trouble (1932) and Call of the Coyote: A Legend of the Golden West (1934). He was married to Dorothy Appleby and Rachel Blythe Galloway. He ...
36. Jesse James Jr.
Jesse James Jr. was born on August 31, 1875 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA as Jesse Edwards James. He was an actor, known for Jesse James Under the Black Flag (1921) and Jesse James as the Outlaw (1921). He was married to Stella McGowan. He died on March 26, 1951 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
37. Walter Rodgers
Actor | The Heart of Maryland
Walter Rodgers was born on August 31, 1886 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Walter Louis Woycke. He was an actor and director, known for The Heart of Maryland (1927), The Dramatic Life of Abraham Lincoln (1924) and Vengeance - and the Woman (1917). He was married to Amanda Dorothea Sautters. He died on ...
38. Francisco Boix
Francisco Boix was born on August 31, 1920 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Francisco Boix Campo. He died on July 7, 1951 in Paris, France.
40. Rudolf Margolius
Rudolf Margolius was born on August 31, 1913 in Prague, Cechy, Austria-Hungary. He died on December 3, 1952 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
Director | Verginità
Leonardo De Mitri was born on August 31, 1914 in Mola di Bari, Puglia, Italy. He was a director and writer, known for Verginità (1951), Wives and Obscurities (1956) and L'angelo del peccato (1952). He died on July 16, 1956 in Ravenna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy.