Famous People Born in February 1886

Frank LloydFrank Lloyd (1886-1960)

Feb 2 Scottish actor and director (Mutiny on Bounty, Oliver Twist, Blood on the Sun), born in Glasgow, Scotland

  • Feb 2 Kurt Baschwitz, German-Dutch sociologist and journalist (Du und) (d. 1968)
  • Feb 3 Erwin Kroll, German composer, born in German Eylau (d. 1976)
  • Feb 6 E J "Tiger" Smith, English cricket wicket-keeper (11 Tests, 20 dismissals; Warwickshire CCC) and umpire (8 Tests 1933-38), born in Birmingham, England (d. 1979)
  • Feb 8 Charlie Ruggles, American actor (Bringing Up Baby, The Patchwork Girl of Oz), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1970)
  • Feb 10 Olin Howland, American actor (Gone With The Wind; Them!; Circus Boy), born in Denver, Colorado (d. 1959)
  • Feb 12 Gustaf Lazarus Nordqvist, Swedish organist & composer, born in Stockholm (d. 1949)
  • Feb 12 Michel Brusselmans, Belgian composer (Flemish Rhapsody), born in Paris, France (d. 1960)
  • Feb 14 Theodor Werner, German painter, born in Jettenburg, Germany (d. 1969)
  • Feb 16 Andrew Ducat, English cricketer and footballer international (Test for Eng 1921), born in London, England (d. 1942)
  • Feb 16 Van Wyck Brooks, American literary historian and writer (Ordeal of Mark Twain), born in Plainfield, New Jersey (d. 1963)
  • Feb 19 George Luther Foote, American composer, born in Cannes, France (d. 1956)
  • Feb 20 Bela Kun, Hungarian Communist revolutionary (de facto head of Hungarian Soviet Republic 1919), born in Lele, Hungary (d. 1938)
  • Feb 21 Herbert J. Krapp, American theatre architect and designer responsible for almost half of current Broadway venues, born in New York City (d. 1973)
  • Feb 22 Hugo Ball, German playwright and social critic (co-founder Flametti, Dada), born in Pirmasens, Germany (d. 1927)
  • Feb 23 Albert Edward Sammons, British concert violinist and composer, born in Fulham, England (d. 1957)
  • Feb 23 Ventura García Calderón, Peruvian diplomat and author, born in Paris, France (d. 1959)
  • Feb 27 Hugo L. Black, American lawyer, jurist and politician (Sen-D-Alabama 1927-37, 78th Supreme Court justice 1937-71), born in Harlan, Alabama (d. 1971)
  • Feb 28 Jose Gutierrez Solana, Spanish painter and author (Madrid Escenas), born in Madrid, Spain (d. 1945)
  • Feb 28 Max Vasmer, German-Russian linguist (La Tertulia de Pombo), born in Saint Petersburg, Russia (d. 1962)