Birth Place Matching "New Zealand" (Sorted by Birth Date Ascending)
2. Bert Bailey
Actor | On Our Selection
Bert Bailey was born on June 11, 1868 in Auckland, New Zealand as Albert Edward Bailey. He was an actor and writer, known for On Our Selection (1932), Dad Rudd, M.P. (1940) and Ruling the Roost (1935). He was married to Ivy Gorrick. He died on March 30, 1953 in Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales...
Ernest Rutherford was born on August 30, 1871 in Brightwater, Nelson, New Zealand. He died on October 19, 1937 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.
5. Winter Hall
Actor | Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
Winter Hall was born on June 21, 1872 in Christchurch, New Zealand as Winter Amos Hall. He was an actor, known for Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925), What Every Woman Knows (1921) and Alias Jimmy Valentine (1920). He was married to Katherine Young (concert pianist). He died on February 10, 1947 ...
Actress | Mr. Tibbs' Cinderella
Beautiful brunette star of the early American cinema Lily Branscombe born Lillian Rodman in Cartertown, New Zealand in 1876. Lily began on the Australian theatre in the 1890's. Arrived in the US in the mid 1900's. Lily starred and supported in at least 50 drama and comedy movies for the Essanay ...
Actor | Garden of Lies
Ethelbert Hale was born on August 1, 1878 in Wellington, New Zealand as Ethelbert Dunlop Hales. He was an actor, known for Garden of Lies (1915) and An Honorable Cad (1919). He was married to Molly Pearson. He died on January 26, 1933 in Riverdale, The Bronx, New York, USA.
10. Rupert Julian
Actor | The Kaiser, the Beast of Berlin
Coming to the US at the age of 34, New Zealand-born Rupert Julian started his career as a stage and screen actor touring Australia and New Zealand. Having made his name (and a cool million for Universal) as a dead ringer for Kaiser Wilhelm II in the 1918 film The Kaiser, the Beast of Berlin (1918), ...
11. Frances Alda
Soundtrack | I Build the Tower
Alda, born Fanny Jane Davis, came from a strong musical background. Her maternal grandparents, Fanny and Martin Simonsen, were important opera impresarios in Australasia during the 1870s and 1880s. Five of their children, including Fanny's mother, Leonore, were professional singers, and one, ...
12. May Beatty
Actress | Mad Love
May Beatty was born on June 4, 1880 in Christchurch, New Zealand. She was an actress, known for Mad Love (1935), Pride and Prejudice (1940) and Becky Sharp (1935). She was married to Edward Lauri (born Edward James Lowe) actor). She died on April 1, 1945 in Covina, California, USA.
Actor | The Loyal Rebel
Reynolds Denniston was born on January 1, 1881 in Dunedin, New Zealand. He was an actor, known for The Loyal Rebel (1915) and Love Letters of a Star (1936). He was married to Valentine Sidney (actress). He died on January 29, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA.
14. Vera Doria
Actress | A Pair of Silk Stockings
Vera Doria was born on March 20, 1882 in New Zealand as Veronica Fosbery Eyton. She was an actress, known for A Pair of Silk Stockings (1918), A Lady's Name (1918) and Mrs. Leffingwell's Boots (1918). She died on June 22, 1957 in Los Angeles County, California, USA.
22. Marjorie Day
Actress | A Prince of Lovers
Marjorie Day was born on July 17, 1887 in Auckland, New Zealand. She was an actress, known for The Life of Lord Byron (1922), The Fighting Marine (1926) and The Woman Who Was Nothing (1917). She was married to George Desmond. She died in 1940 in Marylebone, London, England.
23. Pat Hanna
Actor | Diggers in Blighty
Pat Hanna was born on March 18, 1888 in Whitianga, New Zealand as George Patrick Hanna. He was an actor and writer, known for Diggers in Blighty (1933), Waltzing Matilda (1933) and Diggers (1931). He died on October 24, 1973 in Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England.
24. Eva Rowland
Actress | The Lifeguardsman
Eva Rowland was born on May 12, 1888 in Christchurch, New Zealand as Eva Marguerite Rowland. She was an actress, known for The Lifeguardsman (1916), Ha'penny Breeze (1950) and A Sailor's Bride (1911). She was married to Gerald Malvern. She died on February 14, 1976 in Twickenham, Middlesex, England.
26. Victor Adamson
Director | Lightning Range
Someday a clever producer will tell the story of Hollywood's "Poverty Row" of the 1920s-'40s (although Hearts of the West (1975) was a valiant effort, it left a lot to be desired), which was centered on Gower Street. So many fly-by-night production companies--which cranked out mostly westerns, ...
27. Eve Balfour
Actress | The Woman Who Did
Eve Balfour was born on May 3, 1890 in Christchurch, New Zealand. She was an actress, known for The Woman Who Did (1915), Five Nights (1915) and Eve's Daughter (1916). She was married to Stanley Howlett - stage actor (born Arthur Stanley Howlett 1886 - 1959). She died on March 19, 1955 in ...
31. Norman French
Actor | Venus of the South Seas
Norman French was born on August 12, 1891 in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand as Norman McLeod French. He was an actor, known for Venus of the South Seas (1924), Heritage (1935) and Typhoon Treasure (1938). He died on September 9, 1974 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
32. Keith Park
Keith Park was born on June 15, 1892 in Thames, New Zealand. He died on February 6, 1975 in Auckland, New Zealand.
33. Charles Bennett
Actor | Treasure Island
Charles Bennett was born on April 13, 1893 in Dunedin, New Zealand as Charles Joseph Bennett. He was an actor, known for Treasure Island (1934), America (1924) and The Little Slavey (1915). He was married to Boots Mallory. He died on February 15, 1943 in Hollywood, California, USA.
35. Lance Fairfax
Actor | Carmen
Lance Fairfax was born on April 12, 1894 in Wellington, New Zealand as Launcelot Fairfax Jones. He was an actor, known for Carmen (1932), The Beggar Student (1931) and Balalaika (1948). He was married to Karen Greer and Vida Adolphina Castles. He died in January 1974 in Kensington, London, England.
37. Guy R. Watts
Guy R. Watts was born on July 8, 1895 in Wairau, Marlborough, New Zealand as Guy Reynell Watts. He was an actor. He died on February 16, 1964 in Exeter, Devon, England.
38. Whina Cooper
Whina Cooper was born on December 9, 1895 in Te Karaka, New Zealand as Whina Josephine Te Wake. She was married to William Cooper and Richard Gilbert. She died on March 26, 1994 in Hokianga, New Zealand.
39. Nola Luxford
Actress | Forlorn River
Nola Luxford was born on December 23, 1895 in Hunterville, New Zealand as Minola Adelaide Pratt. She was an actress, known for Forlorn River (1926), Border Justice (1925) and Twinkletoes (1926). She was married to Glenn Russell Dolberg and William Bauernschmidt. She died on October 10, 1994 in ...
43. Hector Bolitho
Writer | The Young Elizabethans
New Zealand writer Henry Hector Bolitho was born in Auckland in 1897. At 18 years of age he got a job as a reporter for a newspaper in New Zealand. In 1922 he moved to England, and it was there he published his first novel. He wrote extensively on historical matters, but especially the history of ...
Actress | Tom Jones
Rosalind Atkinson was born on April 11, 1900 in Wellington, New Zealand as Rosalind Wilson Atkinson. She was an actress, known for Tom Jones (1963), Theatre 625 (1964) and The Merry Wives of Windsor (1955). She died on February 21, 1977 in Denville Hall, Northwood, London, England.
48. Nina Byron
Actress | Johnny Get Your Gun
Nina Byron was born on July 27, 1900 in Christchurch, New Zealand as Nina Clarice Betts. She was an actress, known for Johnny Get Your Gun (1919), The Cruise of the Make-Believes (1918) and The Source (1918). She was married to Frank Hotaling, Harold Rosson and Nicholas Dunaew. She died on January ...