On This Day

December 1890 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Dec 2 William Gaxton, American actor (Destry, Convoy), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1963)
  • Dec 5 Fritz Lang, Austrian-German-American filmmaker and screenwriter (Metropolis), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1976)
  • Dec 10 George Merritt, English actor (I Monster, Q Planes), born in London, England (d. 1977)
  • Dec 20 Yvonne Arnaud, French-born pianist, singer and actress (Yvonne Arnaud Theatre), born in Bordeaux, Gironde, Aquitaine, France (d. 1958)
  • Dec 28 Frank Butler, actor/sreenwriter (Road to Bali, China), born in Oxford, England