American movie stars born in 1901

Here are 50 famous actors from United States of America were born in 1901:

Ed Sullivan

Ed Sullivan (September 28, 1901 Harlem-October 13, 1974 New York City) also known as Edward Vincent Sullivan, Dr. Sullivan or 'The Great Stone Face' was an American presenter, screenwriter and actor. His child is called Betty Sullivan.

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Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong (August 4, 1901 New Orleans-July 6, 1971 Corona) a.k.a. Satchmo, Pops, Louis Armstrong: Satchmo, Armstrong, Louis (Satchmo), Armstrong, Louis, Armstrong Louis, Luis Armstrong, Louis Armostrong, Louis Amstrong, Louis Arnstrong, Louie Armstrong, Loouis Aemstrong, Louise Armstrong, Louis Daniel Armstrong, Louis Armstrong's Hot Seven, Louis Armstrong and His All-Stars, Satchel Mouth, Satch, Satchelmouth, Dippermouth, Dipper, Daniel Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong, gate mouth, Dippermouth Blues or dipper mouth was an American singer, trumpeter, musician and actor. He had one child, Clarence Armstrong.

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Walt Disney

Walt Disney (December 5, 1901 Hermosa-December 15, 1966 Burbank) also known as Walter Elias Disney, Retlaw Yensid, Retlaw Elias Yensid, Mr. Disney, Uncle Walt, Disney Walt, Walter Disney, Walter Elias "Walt" Disney or Mickey Mouse was an American film producer, screenwriter, animator, film director, entrepreneur, entertainer, voice actor, businessperson, television producer, film editor, actor and presenter. He had two children, Diane Disney Miller and Sharon Mae Disney.

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Clark Gable

Clark Gable (February 1, 1901 Cadiz-November 16, 1960 West Hollywood) a.k.a. William Clark Gable, Gabe, The King, Pa, The King of Hollywood, Clark, William or W. C. Gable was an American actor. He had two children, Judy Lewis and John Clark Gable.

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Gary Cooper

Gary Cooper (May 7, 1901 Helena-May 13, 1961 Beverly Hills) otherwise known as Frank James Cooper, Frank J. Cooper, Studs, The Montana Mule, Coop or Cowboy Cooper was an American actor. He had one child, Maria Cooper.

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Chester Morris

Chester Morris (February 16, 1901 New York City-September 11, 1970 New Hope) also known as John Chester Brooks Morris was an American actor. He had three children, Kenton Morris, Cynthia Morris and Brooks Morris.

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Melvyn Douglas

Melvyn Douglas (April 5, 1901 Macon-August 4, 1981 New York City) also known as Melvyn Edouard Hesselberg was an American actor. His children are called Melvyn Gregory Hesselberg, Peter Gahagan Douglas and Mary Helen Douglas.

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Zeppo Marx

Zeppo Marx (February 25, 1901 New York City-November 30, 1979 Rancho Mirage) also known as Herbert Marx, Zep, Herbert Manfred Marx, Herbert Manfred "Zeppo" Marx or Marx Brothers was an American comedian, inventor, actor and talent agent.

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Ted Husing

Ted Husing (November 27, 1901 The Bronx-August 10, 1962 Pasadena) a.k.a. Edward Britt Husing or Mile a Minute Husing was an American actor and screenwriter.

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Lee Strasberg

Lee Strasberg (November 17, 1901 Budaniv-February 17, 1982 New York City) a.k.a. Israel Lee Strassberg or Israel Strassberg was an American actor, film director and acting coach. His children are called Susan Strasberg, John Strasberg, David Lee Strasberg and Adam Strasberg.

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Alfred Newman

Alfred Newman (March 17, 1901 New Haven-February 17, 1970 Hollywood) a.k.a. Pappy was an American conductor, film score composer, music arranger, composer and actor. His children are called Thomas Newman, David Newman, Maria Newman and Tim Newman.

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George Raft

George Raft (September 26, 1901 Hell's Kitchen-November 24, 1980 Los Angeles) also known as George Ranft or Georgie was an American actor and dancer.

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James Dunn

James Dunn (November 2, 1901 New York City-September 1, 1967 Santa Monica) also known as James Howard Dunn, Jimmy Dunn or Jimmy was an American actor.

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Ed Begley

Ed Begley (March 25, 1901 Hartford-April 28, 1970 Hollywood) otherwise known as Edward James Begley, Edward James Begley, Sr., Ed Begley, Sr., Edward Begley or Edward James "Ed" Begley, Sr. was an American actor. His child is called Ed Begley, Jr..

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Brian Donlevy

Brian Donlevy (February 9, 1901 Portadown-April 5, 1972 Woodland Hills) also known as Waldo Brian Donlevy or McGinty was an American actor and television producer. He had one child, Judy Donlevy.

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Edward Pawley

Edward Pawley (March 16, 1901 Kansas City-January 27, 1988 Charlottesville) also known as Edward Joel Pawley, Ed Pawley or Edward Joel Stone Pawley was an American actor. He had one child, Martin H. Pawley.

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Ben Lyon

Ben Lyon (February 6, 1901 Atlanta-March 22, 1979 Honolulu) also known as Ben Lyon, Jr. was an American actor. He had two children, Barbara Lyon and Richard Lyon.

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Robert A. McGowan

Robert A. McGowan (May 22, 1901 Denver-June 20, 1955 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Robert McGowan, Robert Anthony McGowan, Anthony Mack or Bob McGowan was an American film director, screenwriter and actor. His children are called Mickie McGowan and Madeliene McGowan.

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George Tobias

George Tobias (July 14, 1901 New York City-February 27, 1980 Los Angeles) was an American actor.

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Howard E. Koch

Howard E. Koch (December 12, 1901 New York City-August 17, 1995 Kingston) also known as Peter Howard, Anne Rodney or Howard Koch was an American screenwriter, playwright, actor, author and writer.

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Allyn Joslyn

Allyn Joslyn (July 21, 1901 Milford-January 21, 1981 Woodland Hills) also known as Allen Joslyn, Allyn Joslyn Morgan or Allyn Morgan Joslyn was an American actor.

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James Murray

James Murray (February 9, 1901 The Bronx-July 11, 1936 New York City) also known as Jimmy was an American actor.

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Ed Gardner

Ed Gardner (June 29, 1901 Astoria-August 17, 1963 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Edward Francis Gardner, Edward Frederick Gardner, Ed Gardner Jr., Ed 'Archie' Gardner or Edward F. Gardner was an American actor, screenwriter, voice actor and theatre director.

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Jester Hairston

Jester Hairston (July 9, 1901 Belews Creek-January 18, 2000 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Jester Joseph Hairston, Jester J. Hairston, Jasper J. Hairston, Rolly or Hairston, Jester was an American actor, conductor, music arranger, composer, songwriter and singer.

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Paul Ford

Paul Ford (November 2, 1901 Baltimore-April 12, 1976 Mineola) also known as Paul Ford Weaver was an American actor.

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Hank Worden

Hank Worden (July 23, 1901 Rolfe-December 6, 1992 Los Angeles) also known as Norton Earl Worden, Hank Warden, Worden Norton, Heber Snow, Norton E. 'Hank' Warden or Worden Norten was an American actor, tour guide, wrangler and cowboy. He had one child, Dawn Henry.

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Ben Welden

Ben Welden (June 12, 1901 Toledo-October 17, 1997 Woodland Hills) also known as Benjamin Weinblatt or Ben Weldon was an American actor.

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Charles Farrell

Charles Farrell (August 9, 1901 Walpole-May 6, 1990 Palm Springs) otherwise known as Charles David Farrell or Charles D. Farrell was an American actor.

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Paul Fix

Paul Fix (March 13, 1901 Dobbs Ferry-October 14, 1983 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Peter Paul Fix, Paul P. Fix, Peter Fix or Paul Peter was an American actor and screenwriter. He had one child, Marilyn Carey.

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Donald Cook

Donald Cook (September 26, 1901 Portland-October 1, 1961 New Haven) also known as Donn Cook was an American actor.

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Nelson Eddy

Nelson Eddy (June 29, 1901 Providence-March 6, 1967 Palm Beach) a.k.a. Nelson Ackerman Eddy, Eddy, Nelson, The Singing Capon, Nels, The Baritone or Bricktop was an American singer and actor. He had one child, Jon Eddy.

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Rudy Vallée

Rudy Vallée (July 28, 1901 Island Pond-July 3, 1986 North Hollywood) a.k.a. Rudy Valle, Rudy Vallee, Lieutenant Rudy Vallee U.S.C.G.R or Hubert Prior Vallée was an American singer, actor, bandleader, musician, radio personality and songwriter.

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Sammee Tong

Sammee Tong (April 21, 1901 San Francisco-October 27, 1964 Palms) also known as Sammy Tong was an American actor and character actor.

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Fuzzy Knight

Fuzzy Knight (May 9, 1901 Fairmont-February 23, 1976 Woodland Hills) a.k.a. John Forrest Knight, John Forrest "Fuzzy" Knight or Fuzzy was an American actor and singer.

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Kenneth MacDonald

Kenneth MacDonald (September 8, 1901 Portland-May 5, 1972 Woodland Hills) also known as Kenneth Dollins, Kenneth R. MacDonald, Ken MacDonald, Kenneth Mac Donald or Kenneth McDonald was an American actor.

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Jascha Heifetz

Jascha Heifetz (February 2, 1901 Vilnius-December 10, 1987 Cedars-Sinai Medical Center) otherwise known as Jim Hoyle was an American actor, violinist and teacher. He had three children, Robert Heifetz, Josepha Heifetz and Suzanne Vidor Parry.

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Roy Fox

Roy Fox (October 25, 1901 Denver-March 20, 1982 London) a.k.a. The Whispering Cornetist was an American actor.

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Paul Willis

Paul Willis (April 9, 1901 Chicago-November 3, 1960 Los Angeles) was an American actor.

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Schlitzie (September 10, 1901 The Bronx-September 24, 1971 Los Angeles) was an American actor.

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Ray Whitley

Ray Whitley (December 5, 1901 Atlanta-February 21, 1979 Mexico) otherwise known as Raymond Otis Whitley, Ray Whitley and His Bar-6 Cowboys or Ray Witley was an American singer, actor and songwriter.

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Harvey Stephens

Harvey Stephens (August 21, 1901 Los Angeles-December 22, 1986 Laguna Hills) a.k.a. Harvey Stevens or Harvey Steens was an American actor.

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Sid Silvers

Sid Silvers (January 16, 1901 Brooklyn-August 20, 1976 Brooklyn) was an American comedian, actor, screenwriter and lyricist.

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Gavin Gordon

Gavin Gordon (April 7, 1901 Chicora-April 7, 1983 Canoga Park) was an American actor and voice actor.

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Eric S. Hatch

Eric S. Hatch (October 31, 1901 New York City-July 4, 1973 Torrington) a.k.a. Eric Hatch was an American screenwriter, writer, novelist, actor and entrepreneur.

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Don Costello

Don Costello (September 5, 1901 New Orleans-October 24, 1945 Hollywood) was an American actor.

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Roman Bohnen

Roman Bohnen (November 24, 1901 Saint Paul-February 24, 1949 Hollywood) a.k.a. Roman Aloys Bohnen or Bud was an American actor. His child is called Marina Bohnen.

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Hamilton MacFadden

Hamilton MacFadden (April 26, 1901 Chelsea-January 1, 1977 Forest Hills) otherwise known as Hamilton Mac Fadden was an American actor, film director, screenwriter and film producer.

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Max Wagner

Max Wagner (November 28, 1901 Torreón-November 16, 1975 Hollywood) also known as Maxwell Wagner or Max Baron was an American actor, pianist and composer.

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Carroll Nye

Carroll Nye (October 4, 1901 Akron-March 17, 1974 North Hollywood) also known as Robert Carroll Nye was an American actor.

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Harry Harvey, Sr.

Harry Harvey, Sr. (January 10, 1901 Indian Territory-November 27, 1985 Sylmar) also known as Harry W. Harvey, Harry Harvey Sr., Henry W. Harvey Sr., Harry Harvey Sr, Harry Harvey Jr. or Harry W. Harvey Sr. was an American actor. His child is called Harry Harvey Jr..

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