January 1898 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jan 7 Art Baker, American TV host (You Asked For It), born in NYC, New York (d. 1966)
  • Jan 9 Gracie Fields, English music hall/vaudeville performer and actress (Queen of Hearts), born in Rochdale, England (d. 1979)
  • Jan 9 Vilma B├ínky, Austrian silent screen actress (The Eagle, Rebel), born in Nagydorog, Austria-Hungary (d. 1991)
  • Jan 14 Helen Flint, American actress (Sea Devils, Married Before Breakfast), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1967)
  • Jan 16 Irving Rapper, UK-US film director (d. 1999)
  • Jan 16 Margaret Booth, American film editor (d. 2002)
  • Jan 21 John George [Tufei Fatella], Syrian actor (Black Orchids, Don Juan, Adventures of Fu Manchu), born in Aleppo, Syria (d. 1968)
  • Jan 23 Randolph Scott, American actor (Ride the High Country, Last of the Mohicans, Western Union), born in Orange County, Virginia (d. 1987)