Birth Month Day of 06-20 (Sorted by Death 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.
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 ...
7. 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 ...
16. 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, ...
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 ...
25. 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.
26. 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 ...
27. 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.
28. 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.
31. 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, ...
32. Barney Beasley
Actor | Gun Play
Barney Beasley was born on June 20, 1895 in Blaine Bottom, Oklahoma, USA. He was an actor, known for Gun Play (1935), Sundown Trail (1934) and Arizona Cyclone (1934). He was married to Lulu L. McLinden, Julia, Lila and Minnie Cordell Grubbs. He died on June 1, 1951 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
35. Eddie Laughton
Actor | Girls of the Road
Eddie Laughton was born on June 20, 1903 in Sheffield, Yorkshire [now South Yorkshire], England as Edgar Hugh Loughton. He was an actor, known for Girls of the Road (1940), Highway Patrol (1938) and My Son Is a Criminal (1939). He was married to Mary Eaton, Dorothea M. Appel and Lytha M. Pratt ...
37. 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.
38. 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 ...
39. 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)...
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.
42. Gus Schilling
Actor | Citizen Kane
Gus Schilling was born on June 20, 1908 in New York City, New York, USA as August Eugene Schilling. He was an actor, known for Citizen Kane (1941), The Lady from Shanghai (1947) and Macbeth (1948). He was married to Betty Rowland. He died on June 16, 1957 in Hollywood, California, USA.
43. John Hemmings
Actor | Of One Blood
John Hemmings was born on June 20, 1892 in Jamaica, British West Indies as John W Hemmings. He was an actor, known for Of One Blood (1944), The Girl in Room 20 (1946) and Beale Street Mama (1946). He was married to Myra D. Hemmings. He died on May 19, 1958 in San Antonio, Texas, USA.
44. 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 ...
46. Errol Flynn
Actor | The Adventures of Robin Hood
Errol Flynn was born to parents Theodore Flynn, a respected biologist, and Marrelle Young, an adventurous young woman. Young Flynn was a rambunctious child who could be counted on to find trouble. Errol managed to have himself thrown out of every school he was enrolled in. In his late teens he set ...