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17 People Born On May 26


Charles Winninger

(Actor)

Charles Winninger
Born on May 26, 1884 in Athens, WI
Died on Jan 27, 1969 in Palm Springs, CA
Fan Favorite Films: The Bad Sister, Destry Rides Again, Caf Metropole, State Fair and A Lady Takes a Chance

Al Jolson

(Actor)

Asa Yoelson
Born on May 26, 1886 in Srednik, Russian Empire
Died on Oct 23, 1950 in San Francisco, CA
Fan Favorite Films: Rhapsody in Blue, Jolson Sings Again, Say It with Songs, The Jolson Story and The Jazz Singer

Paul Lukas

(Actor)

Pál Lukács
Born on May 26, 1891 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (now Hungary)
Died on Aug 16, 1971 in Tangier, Morocco
Fan Favorite Films: Lord Jim, Fun in Acapulco, The Ghost Breakers, Strange Cargo and 55 Days at Peking

Charles Stevens

(Actor)

Charles Stevens
Born on May 26, 1893 in Solomonsville, AZ
Died on Aug 22, 1964 in Hollywood, CA
Fan Favorite Films: The Lives of a Bengal Lancer, The Three Musketeers, Sinbad the Sailor, My Darling Clementine and The Thief of Bag

Norma Talmadge

(Actress)

Norma Talmadge
Born on May 26, 1894 in Jersey City, NJ
Died on Dec 24, 1957 in Las Vegas, NV
Fan Favorite Films: Camille, The Dove, The Sign on the Door, The Forbidden City and Show People

Dorothy Christy

(Actress)

Dorothea J. Seltzer
Born on May 26, 1906 in Reading, PA
Died on May 21, 1977 in Santa Monica, CA
Fan Favorite Films: Dakota, Devil and the Deep, Marie Antoinette, Miracle on 34th Street and Sons of the Desert

John Wayne

(Actor)

Marion Robert Morrison
Born on May 26, 1907 in Winterset, IA
Died on Jun 11, 1979 in Los Angeles, CA
Fan Favorite Films: The Longest Day, Rio Bravo, Words and Music, The Undefeated and The Comancheros

Robert Morley

(Actor)

Robert Adolph Wilton Morley
Born on May 26, 1908 in Semley, Wiltshire
Died on Jun 03, 1992 in Wargrave, Berkshire
Fan Favorite Films: Libel, Topkapi, Nine Hours to Rama, The Adventures of Quentin Durward and The African Quee

Ben Alexander

(Actor)

Nicholas Benton Alexander
Born on May 26, 1911 in Goldfield, NV
Died on Jul 05, 1969 in Hollywood, CA
Fan Favorite Films: The Strange Love of Molly Louvain, Shall We Dance, All Quiet on the Western Front, Hearts in Bondage and This Day and Age

Jay Silverheels

(Actor)

Harold J. Smith
Born on May 26, 1912 in Six Nations Reservation, Brantford
Died on Mar 05, 1980 in Woodland Hills, CA
Fan Favorite Films: Yellow Sky, The Story of Will Rogers, Key Largo, The Sea Hawk and Broken Arrow

Peter Cushing

(Actor)

Peter Wilton Cushing
Born on May 26, 1913 in Kenley, England
Died on Aug 11, 1994 in Canterbury, England
Fan Favorite Films: Magic Fire, The End of the Affair, John Paul Jones, The Curse of Frankenstein and Alexander the Great

Sam Edwards

(Actor)

Sam Edwards
Born on May 26, 1915 in Macon, GA
Died on Jul 28, 2004 in Durango, CO
Fan Favorite Films: Twelve O'Clock High, Operation Pacific, Bambi, Bullitt and Between Heaven and Hell

John Dall

(Actor)

John Dall Thompson
Born on May 26, 1918 in New York City, NY
Died on Jan 15, 1971 in Hollywood, CA
Fan Favorite Films: Spartacus, The Corn Is Green, Gun Crazy, Rope and Another Part of the Forest

Peggy Lee

(Actress)

Norma Delores Egstrom
Born on May 26, 1920 in Jamestown, ND
Died on Jan 21, 2002 in Bel Air, CA
Fan Favorite Films: Lady and the Tramp, Pete Kelly's Blues, Stage Door Canteen, Mr. Music and The Powers Girl

James Arness

(Actor)

James King Aurness
Born on May 26, 1923 in Minneapolis, MN
Died on Jun 03, 2011 in Los Angeles, CA
Fan Favorite Films: Carbine Williams, The Thing From Another World, Them!, Battleground and The Farmer's Daughter

Alec McCowen

(Actor)

Alexander Duncan McCowen
Born on May 26, 1925 in Tunbridge Wells, England
Fan Favorite Films: A Night to Remember, The One That Got Away, The Deep Blue Sea, The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner and The Agony and the Ecstasy

Jacques Bergerac

(Actor)

Jacques Bergerac
Born on May 26, 1927 in Biarritz, France
Fan Favorite Films: Gigi, Twist of Fate, Beautiful Stranger, A Global Affair and Les Girls


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