Death year 1940 celebrities

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Death year 1940

Gus Meins Facts

Gus Meins (March 6, 1893 – August 1, 1940 as Gustave Peter Ludwig Luley) was a German-American film director. He was born in Frankfurt, Germany.

Grace Goodall Facts

Maria Ramos Piedade Facts

Michael of Romania Facts

Michael I (Romanian: Mihai I born 25 October 1921) was King of Romania from 20 July 1927 to 8 June 1930 and again from 6 September 1940 to 30 December 1947. He was forced to abdicate in 1947 by the government controlled by the Communist Party of Roma

Lila Leslie Facts

Lila Leslie (1 January 1890 – 8 September 1940) was a Scottish actress of the silent era. She appeared in 71 films between 1913 and 1933. She was born in Glasgow, Scotland and died in Los Angeles, California.

Donald Calthrop Facts

Donald Esme C Calthrop (11 April 1888 – 15 July 1940) was an English stage and film actor. He starred as the title character in the hit musical The Boy in 1917. He then appeared in 63 films between 1916 and 1940, including five films directed by Al

Berton Churchill Facts

Berton Churchill (December 9, 1876 – October 10, 1940) was a Canadian stage and film actor.

William V. Mong Facts

William V. Mong (June 25, 1875 – December 10, 1940) was an American film actor, screenwriter and director. He appeared in 195 films between 1910 and 1939. His directing (1911-1918) and screenwriting (1911-1922) were mostly for short films.

Benno Straucher Facts

Benno or Beno Straucher (August 11, 1854 – November 5, 1940) was a Bukovina-born Austro-Hungarian lawyer, politician and Jewish community representative, who spent the final part of his career in Romania. A Jewish nationalist influenced by classica

Hugh E. Wright Facts

Hugh E. Wright was born on April 13, 1879 in Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes, France as Hugh Esterel Wright. He was an actor and writer, known for Nothing Else Matters (1920), Scrooge (1935) and Garryowen (1920). He died on February 12, 1940 in Windsor, Berk

Byrd Lynn Facts

Byrd “Birdie” Lynn (March 13, 1889 – February 5, 1940), was a Major League Baseball catcher from 1916-1920. During that time, he played for the Chicago White Sox and was the back-up to Hall of Fame catcher Ray Schalk.

Robert Hale Facts

Birth: Mar. 25, 1874Death: Apr. 18, 1940John Robert Hale Monro, whose stage name was Robert Hale, was one of the first actors to popularise the new stage entertainment known as “revue” in London in the years preceding the First World War. His caree