Actors and Actresses Born in 1881

  • Jul 3 Leon Errol, Australian actor (Ziegfeld Follies, What a Blonde!), born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (d. 1951)
  • Aug 6 Leo Carrillo, American actor (American Empire, Cisco Kid), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1961)

Cecil B. DeMilleCecil B. DeMille (1881-1959)

Aug 12 American filmmaker (The Ten Commandments), born in Ashfield, Massachusetts

Francis FordFrancis Ford (1881-1953)

Aug 14 American actor (The Quiet Man), born in Portland, Maine

  • Sep 6 Charlie Dell, American actor and comedian (Pickle in the Middle), born in NYC, New York (d. 1971)
  • Sep 11 Asta Nielsen, Danish actress (Joyless Street), born in Vesterbro, Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1972)
  • Sep 20 Walter Kingsford, British actor (Carefree, My Favorite Blonde), born in Redhill, England (d. 1958)
  • Sep 27 Johanna "Annie" Bakker, Dutch revue-artist, singer and actress, born (d. 1940)
  • Oct 26 Margaret Wycherly, British actress (Keeper of the Flame), born in London, England (d. 1956)
  • Nov 1 Edward Van Sloan, American actor (Frankenstein, Dracula), born in Chaska, Minnesota (d. 1964)
  • Nov 21 Arthur Chesney [Kellaway], British stage and screen character actor (The Lodger; Chelsea Life), born in Wandsworth, London, England (d. 1949)
  • Nov 24 Al Christie, Canadian-born film director and producer (d. 1951)
  • Dec 5 Coretté Alefred [Hardy], American-Russian-Soviet jazz, spiritual and pop lyrical and dramatic soprano, dancer, and actress, born in Churchville, New York (d. 1951)
  • Dec 14 Katherine MacDonald, American actress and film producer (Stranger Than Fiction, The Infidel), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1956)
  • Dec 15 James Schneider, American actor (The Key to Yesterday, Keystone Kops), born in NYC, New York (d. 1967)