On This Day

August 1867 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Aug 1 William Orlamond, Danish actor (Flesh and the Devil, The Wind), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1957)
  • Aug 11 Hobart Bosworth, American actor (Woman of Affairs, Big Parade), born in Marietta, Ohio (d. 1943)
  • Aug 11 Joseph M Weber, comedian/singer (Weber & Lewis Fields)

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Aug 10 Ira Aldridge, famed African-American Shakespearean actor (Othello, Shylock), dies at 63