Birth Month Day of 09-21 (Sorted by Birth Date Ascending)
3. Edmund Gosse
Writer | The Lady of the Camellias
British essayist, literary critic and biographer Edmund Gosse was born in London in 1849. His father was a zoologist, who later became somewhat of a religious fanatic, belonging to a very conservative, fundamentalist sect called the Plymouth Brethren. The father did not believe in public education,...
Actor | A Message from Mars
Charles Hawtrey was born on September 21, 1858 in Eton, England as Charles Henry Hawtrey. He was an actor and writer, known for A Message from Mars (1913), The Private Secretary (1935) and Honeymoon for Three (1915). He was married to Katherine Elsie Emma Petre and Madeline 'Mae' Harriet. He died ...
6. Ilka Pálmay
Ilka Pálmay was born on September 21, 1859 in Ungvár, Hungary. She was an actress, known for Johann Strauß an der schönen blauen Donau (1913), Das Satansweib (1915) and Kártyavár (1919). She died on February 17, 1945 in Budapest, Hungary.
8. John Bunny
Actor | Her Old Sweetheart
When John Bunny died the New York Times stated, "The name John Bunny will always be linked to the movies." Little did movie fans of 1915 realize that he would be completely forgotten the next year and completely omitted from many books on silent movies 70-80 years later.
Bunny was the ninth in a ...
10. H.G. Wells
Writer | The War of the Worlds
Writer, born in Bromley, Kent. He was apprenticed to a draper, tried teaching, studied biology in London, then made his mark in journalism and literature. He played a vital part in disseminating the progressive ideas which characterized the first part of the 20th-c. He achieved fame with scientific...
11. Henry L. Stimson
Writer | Hiroshima: Why the Bomb Was Dropped
Henry L. Stimson was born on September 21, 1867 in New York City, New York, USA as Henry Lewis Stimson. He was a writer, known for Hiroshima: Why the Bomb Was Dropped (1995). He died on October 20, 1950 in Huntington, Long Island, New York.
Actor | The Bat Whispers
Charles Dow Clark was born on September 21, 1869 in St. Albans, Vermont, USA. He was an actor, known for The Bat Whispers (1930), Ladies of the Jury (1932) and The Confidence Man (1924). He was married to Winifred. He died on March 26, 1959 in New York City, New York, USA.
18. Mathilde Sussin
Actress | Die Buddenbrooks
Mathilde Sussin was born on September 21, 1876 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress, known for Die Buddenbrooks (1923), The Waltz Dream (1925) and The Blue from the Sky (1932). She died on August 2, 1943 in Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia [now ...
21. Julie Meijer
Actress | The Passions of an Egyptian Princess
Julie Meijer was born on September 21, 1878 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands as Julie Marie Louise Meijer. She was an actress, known for The Passions of an Egyptian Princess (1911), Trilby and Svengali (1911) and The Wreck in the North Sea (1915). She was married to Theo Frenkel and Willem ...
25. George Gebhardt
Actor | The Puppet Crown
George Gebhardt was born on September 21, 1879 in Basel, Switzerland. He was an actor and director, known for The Puppet Crown (1915), The Chosen Prince, or The Friendship of David and Jonathan (1917) and A Woman's Way (1908). He was married to Mrs. George Gebhardt. He died on May 2, 1919 in ...
Actor | Drugged Waters
William C. Dowlan was born on September 21, 1882 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as William Christopher Dowlan. He was an actor and director, known for Drugged Waters (1916), The Two-Gun Parson (1917) and Richelieu (1914). He was married to Leonora Ainsworth. He died on November 6, 1947 in Los Angeles,...
32. Robert Goldstein
Writer | The Spirit of '76
The son of a German immigrant, Robert Goldstein was the owner of a business in Los Angeles that supplied costumes to the emerging movie industry. He wanted to try his hand at film producing, spending $200,000 to produce an ultra-patriotic movie, THE SPIRIT OF '76. No print of the film is known to ...
33. Al Thompson
Actor | The Show
Al Thompson was an actor and stuntman who appeared in more than 150 films during a career which spanned over forty years. Well-known in the industry for performing the more difficult stunts, he kept busy as a stunt double for Andy Clyde in the latter's many movies and also appeared in many Three ...
43. Lillian Tucker
Actress | What Every Woman Knows
Lillian Tucker was born on September 21, 1887 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for What Every Woman Knows (1921), The Light That Failed (1916) and The Scarlet Runner (1916). She was married to Charles H. Duell. She died on March 1, 1972 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
44. Lucien Baroux
Actor | Les mystères de Paris
Lucien Baroux was born on September 21, 1888 in Toulouse, Haute-Garonne, France as Lucien, Marcel, Édouard Barou. He was an actor, known for Mysteries of Paris (1935), Arènes joyeuses (1935) and Derrière la façade (1939). He died on May 21, 1968 in Soorts-Hossegor, Landes, ...
48. George Dewhurst
Writer | The Uninvited Guest
George Dewhurst was born on September 21, 1889 in Penwortham, Lancashire, England as George Wilkinson Dewhurst. He was a writer and director, known for The Uninvited Guest (1923), The Little Door Into the World (1923) and What the Butler Saw (1924). He died on November 8, 1968 in Tooting, London, ...