Here are 10 things you should know about Polly Moran, born 140 years ago today. She started performing in vaudeville in her teens and enjoyed great success as a slapstick clown and a character actress in pictures.
Here are 10 things you should know about Tod Browning, born 142 years ago today. All but nine of the 62 films he directed were silents.
Here are 10 things you should know about Henry B. Walthall, born 144 years ago today. After a few years on Broadway, he made well over 300 films over a 28-year movie career.