Birth Month Day of 06-20 (Sorted by Birth Date Ascending)
Soundtrack | Moulin Rouge!
Jacques Offenbach, the son of a synagogue cantor, was born in Cologne, Germany, June 20, 1819. So strong were his musical talents that the Paris Conservatory waived the rule forbidding foreigners and enrolled him. At the completion of his studies he began playing the cello in the orchestra of the ...
David J. Brewer was born on June 20, 1837 in Smyrna, Asia Minor, Ottoman Empire as David Josiah Brewer. He was married to Louise R. Landon and Emma Minor Mott. He died on March 28, 1910 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA.
9. Fred Storey
Actor | Rip Van Winkle
Fred Storey was born on June 20, 1861 in London, England as William Frederick Clayton Storey. He was an actor and writer, known for Rip Van Winkle (1914), The Soldier's Courtship (1896) and Specialty Dance by Fred Storey (1899). He was married to Lilian Margaret Thorley Holmes (actress) and Flora ...
Actress | The Manxman
Adeline Hayden Coffin was born on June 20, 1862 in Gräfrath, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Adeline Marie Elisabeth De Leuw. She was an actress, known for The Manxman (1916), The Sands of Time (1919) and Don Quixote (1923). She was married to Hayden Coffin and Alberto Randegger. She died on ...
12. George Felix
Actor | Felix on the Job
George Felix was born on June 20, 1866 in Canada. He was an actor and director, known for Felix on the Job (1916), Felix Gets in Wrong (1916) and Haystacks and Steeples (1916). He was married to Lydia Barry (actress). He died on May 12, 1949 in New York City, New York, USA.
15. Leah Marlborough
Actress | The Madman's Fate
Leah Marlborough was born on June 20, 1868 in Rhyl, Wales as Leah Jane Codman. She was an actress, known for The Madman's Fate (1906), The Thief (1912) and The Trials of a Merry Widow (1912). She was married to George H. Dudley (Herbert Thomas Gould Purden), Keith Frazer (Henry Keith Frazer Tayler)...
16. Harry Cashman
Actor | The Old Florist
Harry Cashman born in America in 1870, became well-known in the theatre from the 1890's. tall, stocky wavy haired performer who starred and supported in many comedy and drama films for the Chicago based Essanay Film Company in 1911-12, often played Father's or Chief of Police often teamed with ...
19. Cissy Fitzgerald
Actress | Patricia Gets Her Man
Cissy Fitzgerald was born on June 20, 1873 in Blean, Kent, England as Marie Kathleen Kipping. She was an actress, known for Patricia Gets Her Man (1937), The Painted Angel (1929) and Laugh, Clown, Laugh (1928). She was married to Osmund Mark Tucker. She died on May 10, 1941 in Ovingdean, Sussex, ...
22. Sam De Grasse
Actor | The Man Who Laughs
Born in Canada, Sam De Grasse entered films in 1912 and specialized in playing thoroughly disreputable, nasty, slimy bad guys. Douglas Fairbanks was so impressed with De Grasse's villainy that he used the actor in several of his more memorable productions. He wasn't the only member of the De Grasse ...
23. Catherine Doucet
Actress | These Three
American character actress from the theatre, former school teacher. On the New York stage since 1906 with 'Brown of Harvard', co-starring Laura Hope Crews. She acted under her maiden name Catherine Calhoun until 1920, then adopted the surname of her husband, the actor Paul Doucet, appearing almost ...
24. Oliver Morosco
Producer | Captain Courtesy
In 1917 Morosco was rewarded by Lee Shubert and J.J. Shubert for his assistance in helping them break the Theatrical Syndicate which under the aegis of the recently deceased Charles Frohman had virtually monopolized Broadway for two decades by having a theatre named in his honor. The 955-seat ...
25. Henri Bernstein
Writer | Samson
Henri Bernstein was born on June 20, 1876 in Paris, France as Henry Léon Gustave Charles Bernstein. He was a writer, known for Samson (1915), The Washington Masquerade (1932) and Shackles of Gold (1922). He was married to Antoinette Martin. He died on November 27, 1953 in Paris.
Director | The Book of Nature
American naturalist Raymond Lee Ditmars was born in Newark, NJ, in 1876 (his father, a Confederate veteran, gave him the middle name of "Lee" in honor of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee). He graduated from the Barnard Military School in 1891. Soon after graduation he secured a job with the American ...
27. Romuald Joubé
Actor | Mathias Sandorf
Romuald Joubé was born on June 20, 1876 in Mazères, Ariège, France as Romuald Charles Eugène Goudins Jean Sylve Joubé. He was an actor, known for Mathias Sandorf (1921), Mandrin (1924) and J'accuse! (1919). He died on September 14, 1949 in Gisors, Eure, France.
34. Sybil Arundale
Actress | Tom Jones
Sybil Arundale was born on June 20, 1882 in London, England as Sybil Kelly. She was an actress, known for Tom Jones (1917), Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass (1948) and God and the Man (1918). She died on September 5, 1965 in London.
35. Leah Baird
Actress | Don't Doubt Your Wife
Leah Baird first made a name for herself in summer stock and traveling stock companies. After playing several leads in the William F. Brady troupe opposite Douglas Fairbanks Vitagraph signed her to a contract. Her peak years in film were from 1916-1918 at which time she was a very popular player. ...
36. Jules Verstraete
Actor | Het meisje met den blauwen hoed
Jules Verstraete was born on June 20, 1883 in Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands as Julien Gustave de Graef. He was an actor, known for Het meisje met den blauwen hoed (1934), Rubber (1936) and Dood water (1934). He was married to Pauline Brandt. He died on April 29, 1951 in Hilversum, ...
37. Adolphe Engers
Actor | De bruut
Adolphe Engers was born on June 20, 1884 in Gulpen, Limburg, Netherlands. He was an actor and writer, known for De bruut (1922), Oranges Lemons (1920) and Er geht rechts - Sie geht links! (1928). He died on December 8, 1945 in The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands.
Actor | Ranger of the North
William Van Vleck was born on June 20, 1886 in San Antonio, Texas, USA. He is known for his work on Ranger of the North (1927). He was married to Gertrude Belle Moore Van Vleck and Gertrude Belle Moore Prodger. He died on May 19, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Director | Mon curé chez les riches
Donatien was born on June 20, 1887 in Paris, France as Émile-Charles-Bernard Wessbecher. He was a director and actor, known for Mon curé chez les riches (1925), Man and His Gods (1922) and Mon curé chez les pauvres (1925). He died on November 8, 1955 in Appoigny, Yonne, France.
43. Kurt Schwitters
Music Department | Si fuera yo un helecho...
After studying at both the School of Applied Art and the Royal Academy of Art in Germany, Kurt Schwitters experimented with abstract and expressionist painting before becoming involved with the Dada movement, an artistic philosophy based primarily on incongruity, absurdism, and nonsense. Although ...
45. Walter Magnee
Actor | Television Playwright
Walter Magnee was born on June 20, 1889 in Belgium as Walthere Hubert Marie Magnee. He is known for his work on Television Playwright (1958), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and Tales from Soho (1956). He died on March 22, 1974 in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, England.