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Encyclopedia > Lucius Henderson
Henderson was believed to have been responsible for recognizing the talents of Rudolph Valentino
Henderson was believed to have been responsible for recognizing the talents of Rudolph Valentino

Lucius J. Henderson (1861, Aldo, Illinois - 18 February 1947, New York City was an American silent film director of the early silent period involved in over 70 film productions. Image File history File links taken with permission from Silent Ladies & Gents. ... Image File history File links taken with permission from Silent Ladies & Gents. ... Rudolph Valentino (May 6, 1895 – August 23, 1926) was an Italian actor. ... 1861 is a common year starting on Tuesday. ... February 18 is the 49th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... Nickname: Big Apple Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs Bronx (The Bronx) New York (Manhattan) Queens (Queens) Kings (Brooklyn) Richmond (Staten Island) Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area    - City 1,214. ... A silent film is a film which has no accompanying soundtrack. ... Generally a director is a person or one of a body of persons appointed to manage the affairs of a government agency, company, corporation, group or project. ...


A classically trained musician, Lucius J. Henderson began stage-acting in the early 1880s and later supported both Mesdames Modjeska and Janauschek in repertory. A musician is a person who plays or composes music. ...


He entered film with the Thanhouser Company in late 1910, functioning as chiefly a director. In the autumn of 1913, Henderson led the Thanhouser company of players to Los Angeles. But while the unit quickly returned to New Rochelle, New York, Henderson remained behind to direct for Majestic and the Long Beach-located California Motion Picture Company. He was working for Universal Studios by 1915 and later claimed to have been the first to recognize the potential of Rudolph Valentino. Henderson directed 73 films before his retirement from directing at the end of 1917. The Thanhouser Company (later the Thanhouser Film Corporation) was a motion picture studio founded in New Rochelle, New York in 1909 by Edwin Thanhouser. ... 1910 (MCMX) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Sunday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ... New Rochelle is a city located in Westchester County in the US state of New York. ... Majestic was one of the first alternate reality games (ARGs), a type of game that blurs the line between in-game and out-of-game experiences. ... The current Universal Studios logo Universal Studios (sometimes called Universal Pictures), a subsidiary of NBC Universal, is one of the major American film studios that has production studios and offices located at 100 Universal City Plaza Drive in Universal City, California, an unincorporated area of Los Angeles County between Los... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Rudolph Valentino (May 6, 1895 – August 23, 1926) was an Italian actor. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ...

In 1915 Henderson joined Universal Studios
In 1915 Henderson joined Universal Studios

However 1923 he resurrected his interest in movies and rekindled his abilities as anactor starring in a number of films in the mid 1920s. Image File history File links Unilogo1. ... Image File history File links Unilogo1. ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... The current Universal Studios logo Universal Studios (sometimes called Universal Pictures), a subsidiary of NBC Universal, is one of the major American film studios that has production studios and offices located at 100 Universal City Plaza Drive in Universal City, California, an unincorporated area of Los Angeles County between Los... 1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


The veteran actor/director turned to radio work after the changeover to sound. The oldest living member of the Lamb's Club, Henderson was honored with a testimonial dinner in 1942.


He died in New York City in 1947. Nickname: Big Apple Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs Bronx (The Bronx) New York (Manhattan) Queens (Queens) Kings (Brooklyn) Richmond (Staten Island) Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area    - City 1,214. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ...

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Filmography

  • To the Highest Bidder (1917)
  • The Untamed (1917)
  • The Beautiful Impostor (1917)
  • Stolen Honors (1916)
  • Cheaters (1916)
  • Love's Masquerade (1916)
  • The Trail of Chance (1916)
  • A Splash of Local Color (1916)
  • The Garden of Shadows (1916)
  • Behind the Veil (1916)
  • The Scarlet Mark (1916)
  • The Limousine Mystery (1916)
  • The Three Wishes (1916)
  • The Huntress of Men (1916)
  • The Girl Who Feared Daylight (1916)
  • Thrown to the Lions (1916)
  • The Little Fraud (1916)
  • The Strength of the Weak (1916)
  • Madame Cubist (1916)
  • Artistic Interference (1916)
  • A Sea Mystery (1916)
  • The Heart of a Mermaid (1916)
  • The Tale of the 'C' (1915)
  • Li'l Nor'wester (1915)
  • The Woman Who Lied (1915)
  • Under Southern Skies (1915)
  • The Taming of Mary (1915)
  • Jeanne of the Woods (1915)
  • The Little White Violet (1915)
  • Circus Mary (1915) (as Lucius C. Henderson)
  • A Daughter of the Nile (1915)
  • The Judgement of Men (1915)
  • A Witch of Salem Town (1915)
  • The Girl Who Had a Soul (1915)
  • The Blank Page (1915)
  • The Honor of the Ormsbys (1915)
  • The Broken Toy (1915)
  • The Rustle of a Skirt (1915)
  • The Supreme Impulse (1915)
  • Mary's Duke (1915)
  • The Golden Spider (1915)
  • The Bribe (1915)
  • On Dangerous Ground (1915 film)
  • Salomy Jane (1914)
  • The Tomboy's Race (1913)
  • The Little Girl Next Door (1912/I)
  • Undine (1912)
  • Lucile (1912)

... aka Lucille

  • As Others See Us (1912)
  • Cousins (1912)
  • The Merchant of Venice (1912)
  • Under Two Flags (1912/I)
  • Doggie's Debut (1912)
  • The Professor's Son (1912)
  • Farm and Flat (1912)
  • The Twins (1912)
  • The Night Clerk's Nightmare (1912)
  • Why Tom Signed the Pledge (1912)
  • On the Stroke of Five (1912)
  • Her Secret (1912)
  • Dottie's New Doll (1912)
  • The Little Shut-In (1912)
  • When Mandy Came to Town (1912)
  • The Baby Bride (1912)
  • An Easy Mark (1912)

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  • My Baby's Voice (1912)
  • The Poacher (1912)

... aka The Poachers (USA)

  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1912)
  • The Lady from the Sea (1911) (as Lucius J. Henderson)
  • The Imposter (1911) (as Lucius J. Henderson)
  • Adrift (1911) (as Lucius J. Henderson)
  • When Love Was Blind (1911) (as Lucius J. Henderson)
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