Index: Born in 1897

Order Person Name Nationality Category Date of Birth Died on
1) Hussein Riad Egypt Actor 13 January 1897 17 July 1965
2) Edmond Tuema Egypt Actor 10 December 1897 5 August 1975
3) Abdel Aziz Al Ahmed Egypt Actor 24 April 1897 20 July 1964
4) Ahmed Galal Egypt Writer 17 August 1897 21 July 1947
5) Frank Capra U.S. Director 18 May 1897 3 September 1991
6) Herman J. Mankiewicz U.S. Writer 7 November 1897 5 March 1953
7) Thornton Wilder U.S. Writer 17 April 1897 7 December 1975
8) Edith Head U.S. Costume Designer 28 October 1897 24 October 1981
9) Robert Riskin U.S. Writer 30 March 1897 20 September 1955
10) John Laurie U.K. Actor 25 March 1897 23 June 1980
11) William Faulkner U.S. Writer 25 September 1897 6 July 1962
12) James Parrott U.S. Director 2 August 1897 10 May 1939
13) Paul Gallico U.S. Writer 26 July 1897 15 July 1976
14) Josephine Stevens U.S. Actor 18 October 1897 16 October 1966
15) Betty Compson U.S. Actor 19 March 1897 18 April 1974
16) Marion Davies U.S. Actor 3 January 1897 22 September 1961
17) Nunnally Johnson Writer 5 December 1897 25 March 1977
18) Adolph Deutsch U.K. Sound Engineer 20 October 1897 1 January 1980
19) John Ruddock U.K. Actor 20 May 1897 24 September 1981
20) Joseph Calleia Malta Actor 4 August 1897 31 October 1975
21) Walter Pidgeon Canada Actor 23 September 1897 25 September 1984
22) Anne Cornwall U.S. Actor 17 January 1897 2 March 1980
23) Fredric March U.S. Actor 31 August 1897 14 April 1975
24) Ester Carloni Italy Actor 12 May 1897 24 December 1998
25) Pierre Fresnay France Actor 4 April 1897 9 January 1975