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1873 in Film & Television History

Actors and Actresses Born in 1873

  • Jan 7 Adolph Zukor, Hungarian-American movie producer, director and executive (Paramount), born in Ricse, Hungary (d. 1976)
  • Jan 30 Rose Melville, American stage actress (A Baby Grand, Her Great Invention), born in Terre Haute, Indiana (d. 1946)
  • Feb 23 Joseph Allen Sr. American actor, born in Worcester, Massachusetts (d. 1952)
  • Mar 4 Guy Wetmore Carryl, American humorist and poet (d. 1904)
  • Mar 7 Madame Sul-Te-Wan [Nellie Crawford], American actress (The Birth of a Nation, Uncle Tom's Cabin), born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 1959)

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Actors and Actresses Who Died in 1873

  • Apr 27 William Charles Macready, British actor, manager, and diarist, dies at 80