Béla Ferenc Dezső Blaskó (20 October 1882 – 16 August 1956), better known as Béla Lugosi, was a Hungarian-American actor, famous for portraying Count Dracula in the original 1931 film and for his roles in various other horror films.
Margaret Dumont (October 20, 1882 – March 6, 1965) was an American comedic actress. She is remembered mostly for being the comic foil to Groucho Marx in seven of the Marx Brothers films. Groucho called her “practically the fifth Marx brother.”
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Leonard Frank Spath was a British paleomalacologist and an ammonitologist.
Erich Lüdke was a German General of the Infantry.
Fredrick Richard Senanayake was a Ceylonese lawyer.
Felix Linnemann was the fourth president of the German football association.